John KEMPTON

John KEMPTON

Male 1817 - 1879  (62 years)

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  • Name John KEMPTON 
    Born 1817  Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 25 Mar 1818  Holy Trinity, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census New 6 Jun 1841  Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census New 30 Mar 1851  Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Newspaper Report 8 Jan 1859  Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    CAMBRIDGE CHRONICLE & JOURNAL: QUARTER SESSIONS; William Kempton Few, 18, an apprentice to John Kempton, baker, Ely, pleaded guilty to a charge of embezzling the sum of 1s 6d, the property of his master. Mr Naylor, on behalf of the prosecution, made application for the cancelling of the apprentice indentures, which the court ordered to be done, and sentenced the prisoner to three months' hard labour at Wisbech.  
    Newspaper Report 23 Jul 1859  Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    CAMBRIDGE CHRONICLE & JOURNAL: William Kempton Few, Ely Trinity, baker, was charged with using threatening language towards Mr. John Kempton, on the 17th day of April. Ordered to find two sureties in 10/ each, and himself in 20/., for three months: in default, locked up. 
    Census New 2 Apr 1871  Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 23 Apr 1879  Southwark, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Newspaper Report 24 Apr 1879  Rotherhithe, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    CAMBRIDGE INDEPENDENT PRESS: DEATHS: Kempton - April 24, at Rotherhithe, John Kempton, formerly of Ely, aged 61. 
    Buried 29 Apr 1879  City Cemetery, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper Report 2 May 1879  Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    CAMBRIDGESHIRE TIMES: DEATHS: Kempton - At Ely, April 29th, John Kempton, aged 61 years.  
    Newspaper Report 3 May 1879  Rotherhithe, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    CAMBRIDGE CHRONICLE: DEATHS: April 28, at Rotherhithe, John Kempton, formerly of Ely, aged 61.  
    Newspaper Report 3 May 1879  Rotherhithe, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    CAMBRIDGE EXPRESS: DEATHS: Kempton - April 16, at Southwark-park, London, John Kempton, late of Ely, aged 61 years.  
    Newspaper Report 9 May 1879  Rotherhithe, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    CAMBRIDGESHIRE TIMES: DIED: At Rotherhithe, on the 29th ult., John Kempton, formerly of Ely, aged 61 years. 
    Person ID I282  Kempton Tree
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2016 

    Father William KEMPTON,   b. 1783, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Jun 1842, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Mother Hannah MENDHAM,   b. 1786, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1867, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Family ID F2  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Eliza LEGGE,   b. 1821, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Nov 1883, Rotherhithe, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 30 Mar 1841  Holy Trinity, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8, 9
    • Details: March 30th; John Kempton, of full age, bac, baker, Waterside, Ely Trinity, son of William Kempton, baker AND Eliza Legge, minor, sp, Waterside, Ely Trinity, dau of Christopher Legge, shoe maker. Witnesses: Christopher Legge, Maria Legge.
    Newspaper Report 07 Apr 1841  Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    BURY & NORWICH POST: MARRIED: On Tuesday last, John Kempton, baker, eldest son of Mr William Kempton, lay-clerk of Ely Cathedral, to Eliza, third daughter of Mr C Legge, shoemaker, of Ely. 
    Children 
     1. William John KEMPTON,   b. 1843, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1904, Ruthin, Denbighshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     2. Henry Legge KEMPTON,   b. 1844, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1882, Croydon, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     3. Robert Bayes KEMPTON,   b. 3 Jul 1846, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1862, HMS Orlando, Grassy Bay, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 16 years)
     4. Thomas KEMPTON,   b. 1848, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1890, Stone, Staffs Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
     5. Arthur Edward KEMPTON,   b. Jul 1850, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1936, Lewisham, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years)
     6. Charles Christopher KEMPTON,   b. 1853, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1926, Formby, Lancs Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     7. Mary Eliza KEMPTON,   b. 1854, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1917, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     8. Lucy Jane KEMPTON,   b. 1856, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1857, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     9. Frederick Helmore KEMPTON,   b. 1857, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1934, Ormskirk, Lancs Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     10. Maria Mendham KEMPTON,   b. 1861, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1931, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     11. Castledine George KEMPTON,   b. Apr 1863, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1863, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     12. Florence KEMPTON,   b. 20 Nov 1864, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1864, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     13. Gertrude KEMPTON,   b. 1866, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1881, Rotherhithe, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 15 years)
    Last Modified 6 Jun 2016 
    Family ID F26  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1817 - Ely, Cambs Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 25 Mar 1818 - Holy Trinity, Ely, Cambs Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Mar 1841 - Holy Trinity, Ely, Cambs Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper Report - BURY & NORWICH POST: MARRIED: On Tuesday last, John Kempton, baker, eldest son of Mr William Kempton, lay-clerk of Ely Cathedral, to Eliza, third daughter of Mr C Legge, shoemaker, of Ely. - 07 Apr 1841 - Ely, Cambs Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus New - Waterside, Ely, age 20, baker - 6 Jun 1841 - Ely, Cambs Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus New - Fore Hill, Ely, age 33, confectioner; plus Ann Veale, age 16, house servant - 30 Mar 1851 - Ely, Cambs Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper Report - CAMBRIDGE CHRONICLE & JOURNAL: QUARTER SESSIONS; William Kempton Few, 18, an apprentice to John Kempton, baker, Ely, pleaded guilty to a charge of embezzling the sum of 1s 6d, the property of his master. Mr Naylor, on behalf of the prosecution, made application for the cancelling of the apprentice indentures, which the court ordered to be done, and sentenced the prisoner to three months' hard labour at Wisbech. - 8 Jan 1859 - Ely, Cambs Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper Report - CAMBRIDGE CHRONICLE & JOURNAL: William Kempton Few, Ely Trinity, baker, was charged with using threatening language towards Mr. John Kempton, on the 17th day of April. Ordered to find two sureties in 10/ each, and himself in 20/., for three months: in default, locked up. - 23 Jul 1859 - Ely, Cambs Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus New - Barton Place, Ely, age 53, confectioner - 2 Apr 1871 - Ely, Cambs Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper Report - CAMBRIDGE INDEPENDENT PRESS: DEATHS: Kempton - April 24, at Rotherhithe, John Kempton, formerly of Ely, aged 61. - 24 Apr 1879 - Rotherhithe, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper Report - CAMBRIDGESHIRE TIMES: DEATHS: Kempton - At Ely, April 29th, John Kempton, aged 61 years. - 2 May 1879 - Ely, Cambs Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper Report - CAMBRIDGE CHRONICLE: DEATHS: April 28, at Rotherhithe, John Kempton, formerly of Ely, aged 61. - 3 May 1879 - Rotherhithe, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper Report - CAMBRIDGE EXPRESS: DEATHS: Kempton - April 16, at Southwark-park, London, John Kempton, late of Ely, aged 61 years. - 3 May 1879 - Rotherhithe, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper Report - CAMBRIDGESHIRE TIMES: DIED: At Rotherhithe, on the 29th ult., John Kempton, formerly of Ely, aged 61 years. - 9 May 1879 - Rotherhithe, London Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S40] Parish Register, Ely, Holy Trinity.

    2. [S64] Census, (www.ancestry.co.uk), HO107/88/12/18.

    3. [S64] Census, (www.ancestry.co.uk), HO107/1764/356/23.

    4. [S107] British Newspaper Archive, (www.britishnewspaperarchive).

    5. [S64] Census, (www.ancestry.co.uk), RG10/1605/82/4.

    6. [S42] Death Certificate.

    7. [S77] GRO BMD Indexes, (www.ancestry.co.uk), JQ1879, St Olave, 1d 196, age 61.

    8. [S77] GRO BMD Indexes, (www.ancestry.co.uk), MQ1841, Ely, XIV 79.

    9. [S39] Marriage Certificate.