Sophia Dale 1853 - 1940

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Biography

The child of George Dale (a farm labourer) and Esther Poysden a servant), Sophia Dale, the great-grandmother of Nigel Horne, was born in Chartham, Kent, England on 15 Nov 18531,2,3,4,5,6,7, was baptised there on 1 Jan 1854 and and also married John Spratt (a farm labourer with whom she had 12 children: Leonard, Amy, Ada, Ernest, Lillian, May, Harry Dale, George Dale, Ida, Hilda, Ella and Reuben) at St Mary's Church on 9 Nov 187610.

During her life, she was living in Chartham Hatch, Kent, England on 7 Apr 1861[16]; at Tonford Farm, Thanington, Kent in 1871[2]; at The Street, St Nicholas-at-Wade, Kent on 3 Apr 1881[13]; at Shuart Cottage, Podden Street, St Nicholas-at-Wade, Kent on 5 Apr 1891[14]; at 2 Nash Court Cottage, Nash Road, Margate, Kent on 31 Mar 1901[11]; at Nash Court Cottage, Nash Road, Margate, Kent on 2 Apr 1911[12]; and at Way Cottages, Minster, Thanet, Kent on 29 Sep 1939 when she was living with her daughter May following the death of her husband on 4 Aug 1928[15].

She died on 6 Jan 1940 at Way Cottages, Minster, Thanet, Kent8,9 (morbus Cordis (i.e. reason unknown - likely heart failure due to old age)).

Parents

  1. George was born c. 1828
  2. Esther was born in 1825

Children

  1. Leonard was born on 9 Sep 1877
  2. Amy was born c. May 1879
  3. Ada was born c. May 1879
  4. Ernest was born on 19 Nov 1882
  5. Lillian was born on 23 Apr 1884
  6. May was born on 1 Jan 1888
  7. Harry Dale was born on 21 Jun 1890
  8. George Dale was born on 28 Jul 1891
  9. Ida was born on 7 Nov 1892
  10. Hilda was born on 7 Nov 1892
  11. Ella was born on 2 Feb 1895
  12. Reuben was born on 3 May 1896

Notes

Mum tells me that Sophia Dale used to enjoy playing cards, but only Dad would play with her. Was taken by Isaac Horne (her son-in-law, my grandfather) to his house from time-to-time by motorbike and sidecar.

Media

John Spratt - Sophia Dale - marriage cert

John Spratt - Sophia Dale - marriage cert

Sophia Dale - Birth Certificate

Sophia Dale - Birth Certificate

Sophia Dale - death certificate

Sophia Dale - death certificate

Sophia Dale - Probate

Sophia Dale - Probate

spratt-dale golden wedding

spratt-dale golden wedding

1891 UK Census

1891 UK Census

1861 UK Census

1861 UK Census

1871 UK Census

1871 UK Census

1881 UK Census

1881 UK Census

1911 UK Census - page 1

1911 UK Census - page 1

1911 UK Census - page 2

1911 UK Census - page 2

1901 UK Census

1901 UK Census

Spratt Family Photograph

Spratt Family Photograph

Sophia Dale

Sophia Dale

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=bmd/b/1853/4/az/000231/018

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=bmd/d/1940/1/az/001358/003

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbprs/cant/m/97244494/2

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=r_848405105/2

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=bmd/m/1876/4/az/000077/248

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=TNA/R39/1820/1820H/015/06

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=TNA/R39/1820/1820H/015/08

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=TNA/R39/1820/1820H/015/09

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbc/1861/0003417884

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=TNA/R39/1820/1820H/015/07

Family Tree

Family Tree

Map

Citations

  1. 1861 England Census Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.Original data - Census Returns of England and Wales, 1861. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1861. Data imaged from the National
  2. 1871 England Census Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - Census Returns of England and Wales, 1871. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1871. Data imaged from the National
  3. 1881 England Census Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. 1881 British Isles Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the
  4. 1891 England Census Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.Original data - Census Returns of England and Wales, 1891. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1891. Data imaged from The National
  5. 1901 England Census Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.Original data - Census Returns of England and Wales, 1901. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1901. Data imaged from the National
  6. 1911 England Census Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.Original data - Census Returns of England and Wales, 1911. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA), 1911. Data imaged from the National Archives, London, England.
  7. England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915 Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006.Original data - General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes. London, England: General Register Office. © Crown copyright. Published by permission of the Cont
  8. England & Wales, Death Index: 1984-2005 Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007.Original data - General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes. London, England: General Register Office. © Crown copyright. Published by permission of the Cont
  9. England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations),1861-1941 Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010.Original data - Principal Probate Registry. Calendar of the Grants of Probate and Letters of Administration made in the Probate Registries of the High Court of Justice in England. Londo
  10. England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index: 1837-1915 Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006.Original data - General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes. London, England: General Register Office. © Crown copyright. Published by permission of the Cont
  11. 1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census - Findmypast (was age 47 and the wife of the head of the household)
  12. 1911 Census for England & Wales - Findmypast (was age 58 and the wife of the head of the household)
  13. 1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census - Findmypast (was age 28 and the wife of the head of the household)
  14. 1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census - Findmypast (was age 37 and the wife of the head of the household was age 37 and the wife of the head of the household)
  15. 1939 Register - Findmypast (was recorded at this address)
  16. 1861 England, Wales & Scotland Census - Findmypast (was age 7 and the daughter of the head of the household)

To be done

Location for 1861 (Chartham Hatch, Kent, England) differs from mother's (Chartham, Kent, England)

Please send your comments and corrections to Nigel Horne
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