James Augustus WILLIS

James Augustus WILLIS

Male 1865 - 1931  (66 years)Deceased

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  • Name James Augustus WILLIS  [1, 2
    Born 1865  Buckland, Dover, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Christened 30 Apr 1865  Buckland, Dover, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Male 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  St Radigund's Road, Dover, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age: 7 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Coone Farm, Buckland, Dover, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation: Agricultural Labourer [Boarder] 
    Age: 17 
    Emigration 21 Sep 1886  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Emigration 17 Nov 1886  Mackay, Queensland, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 8 Feb 1931  Queenland, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Siblings 9 siblings 
    Person ID I207  WILLIS01
    Last Modified 23 Mar 2016 

    Father Ancestors George WILLIS,   b. 1821, Barham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1875, Dover, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Mother Ancestors Mary Ann SUTERS,   b. 1821, St James the Apostle, Dover, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1904  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 28 Mar 1846  St Peter & Paul Parish Church, Charlton, Dover, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 10 children 
    Family ID F105  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1865 - Buckland, Dover, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 30 Apr 1865 - Buckland, Dover, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Census Records
    1871 - WILLIS, George & Mary Ann [SUTERS]
    1871 - WILLIS, George & Mary Ann [SUTERS]
    1871 Census return for George & Mary Ann Willis at St Radigund Road, Buckland, Dover, Kent, England.
    1881- WILLIS, James
    1881- WILLIS, James
    1881 Census return for James Willis, Agricultural Labourer at Coome Farm, Buckland, Dover, Kent, England.

  • Notes 
    • According to family legend, James "went to Australia when he was about 20 years old and was never heard of after that!"

  • Sources 
    1. [S02] **1871 England Census, Class: RG10; Piece: 1011; Folio: 32; Page: 32; GSU roll: 827261.
      Name: James WillisBirth Date: abt 1864Birth Place: Dover, Kent, EnglandResidence Date: 1871Residence Place: Buckland, Kent, England
      http://search.ancestry.co.uk/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=uki1871&h=12620727&ti=5538&indiv=try

    2. [S09] **1881 England Census, Class: RG11; Piece: 1005; Folio: 84; Page: 41; Line: ; GSU roll: 1341239.
      Name: James WillisBirth Date: abt 1864Birth Place: Buckland, Kent, EnglandResidence Date: 1881Residence Place: Buckland in Dover, Kent, England
      http://search.ancestry.co.uk/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=uki1881&h=8557115&ti=5538&indiv=try

    3. [S12] FreeBMD - Birth Index: 1837-1983, http://www.freebmd.org.uk , Dover Vol 2a, Page 936.

    4. [S166] Family Search, (https://www.familysearch.org/).
      "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NJWX-14G : accessed 13 February 2016), James Augustus Willis, 30 Apr 1865; citing Buckland (near Dover), Kent, England, reference ; FHL microfilm 1,886,085.