Family History Research: by Lorna Flint Laughton

Thomas LAUGHTON

Male 1810 - 1863  (53 years)


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  • Name Thomas LAUGHTON 
    Born 22 Mar 1810  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 22 Mar 1810  Renhold, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 10 Jun 1832  Renhold, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Thomas was a labourer at the time that his daughter, Sally, was baptised.
    Census 12 Jun 1841  Salph End, Renhold, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Thomas Laughton was enumerated as a male, age 30 (rounded), an agricultural labourer, and born in Bedfordshire. He was living with his wife, Ann Laughton (30 rounded), their daughter Sally (9) and son James (7) in Salph End, Renhold.
    Ann Goodliffe was enumerated on June 12, 1841 in Salph End, Renhold, Bedfordshire, England.
    Thomas Laughton was enumerated on June 12, 1841 in Salph End, Renhold, Bedfordshire, England.
    1841 England Census. HO107, Piece 1, Book 11. Renhold, Bedfordshire: Bedford registration district, Bedford and Cardington sub-registration district, Enumeration District #14. Ancestry.com (database on-line), accessed December 14, 2014. Page 5 THOMAS LAUGHTON and family.
    Detail: Ann Laughton was enumerated on June 12, 1841 in Salph End, Renhold, Bedfordshire, England.
    Detail: Thomas Laughton was enumerated on June 12, 1841 in Salph End, Renhold, Bedfordshire, England.
    1841 England Census. HO107, Piece 1, Book 11. Renhold, Bedfordshire: Bedford registration district, Bedford and Cardington sub-registration district, Enumeration District #14. Ancestry.com (database on-line), accessed December 14, 2014. Page 5 THOMAS LAUGHTON and family.
    Occupation 1 Apr 1843  Renhold, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Thomas Laughton was listed as a Parish Constable for Renhold. He was a substitute for Thomas Joyce and Martin Long. Since Thomas would have been 33 years old and his father, Thomas, would have been 65 years old, I have concluded that it is the younger one who is the Parish Constable.
    Census Apr 1851  Renhold, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Thomas was aged 41, a publican, a widower, and born in Renhold.
    Marriage witness 15 Sep 1851  Renhold, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Thomas was a witness to the marriage of his nephew, Thomas Goodliffe, to Harriet Groves.
    Occupation 26 Aug 1853  Renhold, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Thomas was a woodsman at the time that his son James married Maria Sharpe.
    Occupation 1854  Renhold, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • In the 1854 Kelly's directory, Thomas was listed as a farmer.
    Census Apr 1861  Goldington, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • Thomas was aged 51, a woodsman, married to Sophia, and born in Renhold.
    Reference Number 32.3 
    _UID D0CB1647C19149CE96E32F5D501582AFFC15 
    Died 9 Aug 1863  Goldington, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 11
    • Thomas was 53 [possibly 58] when he died. His residence was Goldington.
    Buried 11 Aug 1863  Renhold, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Person ID I70  Everyone
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2018 

    Father Thomas LAUGHTON,   b. 8 Feb 1778, Cardington, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 7 Feb 1858, Renhold, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Mary KEMP,   b. 1781, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1841, Renhold, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Marriage Banns 29 Nov 1801  Renhold, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    • The banns were read in All Saints Church on November 29, December 6, and December 13 by A. J. Crispin, Vicar.
    Married 29 Dec 1801  Renhold, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 13
    Marriage witnesses 29 Dec 1801  Renhold, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    • The witness was Joseph Cooper. There may be another witness, but the record is obscure.
    Family ID F13  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Ann PESTELL,   b. 1811, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1850, Renhold, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 1 Oct 1831  [2, 15
    Marriage Banns 2 Oct 1831  Renhold, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    • The banns were read at All Saint's Church by A. J. Crispin on October 2, October 9, and October 16, 1831.
    Children 
     1. Sally LAUGHTON,   b. 10 Jun 1832, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1850, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 17 years)
     2. James LAUGHTON,   b. Feb 1834, Renhold, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 12 Oct 2001 
    Family ID F25  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Emma BETTS,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Abt 1850  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Banns 22 Sep 1850  Renhold, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [17, 18
    • The marriage banns were read on September 22, September 29, and October 5 by A. J. Crispin, Vicar, at All Saint's Church.
    Last Modified 13 Oct 2001 
    Family ID F48  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Sophy BONFIELD,   b. 1821, Blunham, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Abt 1851 
    Children 
     1. Job LAUGHTON,   b. 1854, Goldington, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Ruth LAUGHTON,   b. 1857, Goldington, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Mary Ann LAUGHTON,   b. 1859, Goldington, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 27 Mar 2000 
    Family ID F49  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S197] A00170, Lorna Flint Laughton, A00170., Baptisms 1803 to 1812. Item # 5, no reference numbers. (Reliability: 3), 14 Feb 2001.

    2. [S6] A00072, Lorna Flint Laughton, (Norwich, Norfolk, England. April 1986), A00072., Notes page 3 (Reliability: 3), 5 Jun 2001.

    3. [S197] A00170, Lorna Flint Laughton, A00170., Notes page 2. Item #6: Baptisms 1813 to 1867, page 29, ref #230. (Reliability: 3), 14 Feb 2001.

    4. [S1235] England Census 1841, Government of England and Wales, Renhold, Bedfordshire. Bedford registration district, Bedford and Cardington sub-registration district, Enumeration district #14, Renhold Civil Parish, HO107, Piece 1, Book 11, page 5, family of Thomas Laughton. (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S206] A00178, (Bedfordshire, England. 1987.), A00178., Page 2 (Reliability: 2), 4 Mar 2001.

    6. [S371] A00305, Lorna Flint Laughton, A00305., Page 74 (Reliability: 3), 11 Mar 2002.

    7. [S197] A00170, Lorna Flint Laughton, A00170., Marriages 1837 to 1983. Item # 11, reference 61, page 31. (Reliability: 3), 4 Oct 2001.

    8. [S197] A00170, Lorna Flint Laughton, A00170., Marriages 1837 to 1983. Item # 11, reference 67, page 34. (Reliability: 3), 4 Oct 2001.

    9. [S22] A00045, Lorna Flint Laughton, (Rushden, Northants. April 1999) (Reliability: 2), Apr 1999.

    10. [S373] A00307, Lorna Flint Laughton, A00307., Entry # 121 (Reliability: 3), 12 Mar 2002.

    11. [S197] A00170, Lorna Flint Laughton, A00170., Burials 1813 to 1897. Item # 12, reference 392, page 49. (Reliability: 3), 14 Feb 2001.

    12. [S197] A00170, Lorna Flint Laughton, A00170., Banns 1755 to 1821. Item # 9, reference 121, page 25. Photocopied. (Reliability: 3), 4 Oct 2001.

    13. [S197] A00170, Lorna Flint Laughton, A00170., Marriages 1755 to 1812. Item # 9, reference 118, page 30. (Reliability: 3), 4 Oct 2001.

    14. [S197] A00170, Lorna Flint Laughton, A00170., check (Reliability: 3), 14 Feb 2001.

    15. [S102] A00078, Claire Laughton-Paxton, (Norwich, Norfolk, England. 3 August 1999) (Reliability: 3), 19 Jun 2000.

    16. [S197] A00170, Lorna Flint Laughton, A00170., Banns 1823 to 1950. Item # 8, reference 26, page 3. Photocopied. (Reliability: 3), 4 Oct 2001.

    17. [S197] A00170, Lorna Flint Laughton, A00170., Notes page 7. Item #8: Banns 1823 to 1950, ref # 100. (Reliability: 4), 14 Feb 2001.

    18. [S197] A00170, Lorna Flint Laughton, A00170., Banns 1823 to 1950. Item # 8, reference 100. Photocopied. (Reliability: 3), 4 Oct 2001.



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