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Family of Joseph STAPLETON and Ruth Elizabeth TAYLOR

Husband: Joseph STAPLETON (aft1835-1905)
Wife: Ruth Elizabeth TAYLOR (1833- )
Children: Margaret Ann STAPLETON (bef1857- )
Charles Joseph STAPLETON (aft1859- )
Mary Jane STAPLETON (1863- )
Harry STAPLETON (1865- )
Emily STAPLETON (1868- )
Andrew or Joseph STAPLETON (1871-1871)
Joseph STAPLETON (1872- )
William STAPLETON (1874- )
Marriage 28 Mar 1859 Maulden, Bedfordshire, England 1
Census (family) (1) 2 Apr 1871 Ampthill, Bedfordshire, England 2
Census (family) (2) 3 Apr 1881 Ampthill, Bedfordshire, England 3
Census (family) (3) 5 Apr 1891 Ampthill, Bedfordshire, England 4
Census (family) (4) 31 Mar 1901 Ampthill, Bedfordshire, England 5

Additional Information

Census (family) (2) Park Street
Charles, Harry, Joseph and William were at home. Daughter Emily was boarding with Margaret and her husband James Wilson.
Census (family) (3) Park Hill No 56
Harry, Emily, Joseph and William were all living at home and employed in boot making. Charles Wilson, grandson aged 5 was also in the household.
Census (family) (4) Park Hill
Their youngest son, WIlliam was still living at home

Husband: Joseph STAPLETON

Name: Joseph STAPLETON 6
Sex: Male
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth btw 3 Apr 1835 and 28 Mar 1836 Ampthill, Bedfordshire, England 1,2,7
Occupation bricklayer 2,5
Death Q3 1905 (age 69-70) Bedford district, Bedfordshire, England 8

Additional Information

Birth He is probably the Jospeh Stapleton, son of John and Ann who was born 2 Dec 1835 and baptised 10 Jan 1836 in Ampthill.

Wife: Ruth Elizabeth TAYLOR

Name: Ruth Elizabeth TAYLOR 9,10
Sex: Female
Father: John TAYLOR (aft1801-1884)
Mother: Mary PARROT (aft1799-1865)
Birth btw 7 Jun 1833 and 17 Nov 1833 Maulden, Bedfordshire, England 2,9,10
Baptism 17 Nov 1833 (age 0) Maulden, Bedfordshire 9
Occupation plaiter 3,10

Child 1: Margaret Ann STAPLETON

Name: Margaret Ann STAPLETON 11
Sex: Female
Spouse: James WILSON (aft1858- )
Birth bef 30 Aug 1857 Maulden, Bedfordshire, England 11
Baptism 30 Aug 1857 (age 0) Maulden, Bedfordshire 11
Occupation bonnet sewer 2,12

Additional Information

Baptism She was baptised before her parents' marriage. Her parents were named as Joseph Stapleton and Ruth Taylor.

Child 2: Charles Joseph STAPLETON

Name: Charles Joseph STAPLETON 11,13
Sex: Male
Spouse: Sarah Jane ROBINSON (aft1856- )
Birth btw 31 Apr 1859 and 5 Feb 1860 Ampthill, Bedfordshire, England 2,11
Baptism 5 Feb 1860 (age 0) Maulden, Bedfordshire 11
Occupation (1) 1881 (age 20-22) clicker boot trade 3
Occupation (2) frm 1891 (age 30-32) boot upper manufacturer 14,15

Additional Information

Occupation (2) He was described as an employer in both 1891 and 1901 census..

Child 3: Mary Jane STAPLETON

Name: Mary Jane STAPLETON 2,16
Sex: Female
Spouse: George DAY (1876?-bef1901)
Birth 21 Feb 1863 Ampthill, Bedfordshire, England 2,16
Baptism 26 Apr 1863 (age 0) Ampthill parish church, Bedfordshire, England 16
Census (1) 3 Apr 1881 (age 19 (!)) Ampthill, Bedfordshire, England 17
Occupation (1) 1881 (age 17-18) general domestic servant 17
Census (2) 5 Apr 1891 (age 28) Woburn, Bedfordshire 18
Occupation (2) 1891 (age 27-28) cloth machinist 18
Census (3) 31 Mar 1901 (age 38) Ampthill, Bedfordshire, England 19
Occupation (3) 1901 (age 37-38) straw hat sewer 19

Additional Information

Census (1) Dunstable Street
She was a servant in the household of William Allen. Also working in the household was Ann Stapleton, aged 40 single - possibly Mary's aunt?
Census (2) Bedford Arms Tap
She was staying with her sister Margaret Wilson and family.
Census (3) Park Hill
She was a widow, living in 2 rooms with her four children.

Child 4: Harry STAPLETON

Name: Harry STAPLETON 2,20
Sex: Male
Spouse: Elizabeth Sarah PARR (1870- )
Birth 8 Aug 1865 Ampthill, Bedfordshire, England 2,20
Occupation bootmaker 3,4,21
Baptism 5 Apr 1876 (age 10) Ampthill Wesleyan Methodist, Bedfordshire 20

Additional Information

Occupation In 1881 he was an apprentice bootmaker. In 1891 and 1901 he was working on his own account.

Child 5: Emily STAPLETON

Name: Emily STAPLETON 2
Sex: Female
Birth 30 Apr 1868 Ampthill, Bedfordshire, England 2,22
Baptism 5 Apr 1876 (age 7) Ampthill Wesleyan Methodist, Bedfordshire 22
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 12) Ampthill, Bedfordshire, England 12

Additional Information

Census She was boarding with her sister and brother in law Margaret and James Wilson.

Child 6: Andrew or Joseph STAPLETON

Name: Andrew or Joseph STAPLETON 2
Sex: Male
Birth btw 29 Mar 1871 and 30 Mar 1871 Ampthill, Bedfordshire, England 2,23
Death Q2 1871 (age 0) Ampthill district, Bedfordshire, England 24
Baptism 16 May 1871 (age 0) Ampthill parish church, Bedfordshire, England 16

Additional Information

Birth He was listed as Andrew aged 2 days in the 1871 census but appears to have been registered and baptised with the name Joseph.

Child 7: Joseph STAPLETON

Name: Joseph STAPLETON 3,20
Sex: Male
Spouse: Lucy ROBERTS (aft1873- )
Birth 10 Feb 1872 Ampthill, Bedfordshire, England 3,20
Occupation clicker boot trade
Baptism 5 Apr 1876 (age 4) Ampthill Wesleyan Methodist, Bedfordshire 20

Child 8: William STAPLETON

Name: William STAPLETON 3,20
Sex: Male
Birth 3 Aug 1874 Ampthill, Bedfordshire, England 3,20
Baptism 5 Apr 1876 (age 1) Ampthill Wesleyan Methodist, Bedfordshire 20

Sources

1The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "International Genealogical Index". Batch no M003922 Extracted marriage records Dates 1813 - 1880. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
www.familysearch.org.
2"1871 census". RG10/1554 folio 66 page 33. Cit. Date: 2 April 1871. Assessment: Primary evidence.
The Family Records Centre, Myddleton Street, London.
3"1881 Census". RG11/1634 folio 54 page 21. Cit. Date: 3 April 1881. Assessment: Primary evidence.
The Family Records Centre, Myddleton Street, London.
4"1891 Census". RG12/1260 folio 52 page 28. Cit. Date: 5 April 1891. Assessment: Primary evidence.
The Family Records Centre, Myddleton Street, London.
5"1901 census". RG13/1503 folio 9 page 10. Cit. Date: 31 March 1901. Assessment: Primary evidence.
The Family Records Centre, Myddleton Street, London.
6The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "International Genealogical Index". Batch no M003922 Extraceted marriage records Dates 1813 - 1880. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
www.familysearch.org.
7Ibid. Batch C003712 Extracted christening records. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
8"GRO Death Index". 1905 Sep Bedford 3b 164. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
The Family Records Centre, Myddleton Street, London.
9The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "International Genealogical Index". Batch no C003922 Extracted christening reord Dates 1813-1875. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
www.familysearch.org.
10"1841 census". HO107/6. Cit. Date: 6 June 1841. Assessment: Primary evidence.
The Family Records Centre, Myddleton Street, London.
11The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "International Genealogical Index". Batch no C003922 Extracted christening records Dates 1813 - 1875. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
www.familysearch.org.
12"1881 Census". RG11/1634 folio 73 page 8. Cit. Date: 3 April 1881. Assessment: Primary evidence.
The Family Records Centre, Myddleton Street, London.
13"GRO Marriage Index". 1888 Dec Ampthill 3b 783. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
The Family Records Centre, Myddleton Street, London.
14"1891 Census". RG12/1260 folio 44 page 11. Cit. Date: 5 April 1891. Assessment: Primary evidence.
The Family Records Centre, Myddleton Street, London.
15"1901 census". RG13/1503 folio 16 page 24. Cit. Date: 31 March 1901. Assessment: Primary evidence.
The Family Records Centre, Myddleton Street, London.
16The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "International Genealogical Index". Batch C003712 Extracted christening records 1813 - 1879. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
www.familysearch.org.
17"1881 Census". RG11/1634 folio 85 page 31. Cit. Date: 3 April 1881. Assessment: Primary evidence.
The Family Records Centre, Myddleton Street, London.
18"1891 Census". RG12/1262 folio 128 page 17. Cit. Date: 5 April 1891. Assessment: Primary evidence.
The Family Records Centre, Myddleton Street, London.
19"1901 census". RG13/1503 folio 7 page 6. Cit. Date: 31 March 1901. Assessment: Primary evidence.
The Family Records Centre, Myddleton Street, London.
20The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "International Genealogical Index". Batch No J065822 Extracted christening records 1841 - 1884. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
www.familysearch.org.
21"1901 census". RG13/1503 folio 12 page 16. Cit. Date: 31 March 1901. Assessment: Primary evidence.
The Family Records Centre, Myddleton Street, London.
22The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "International Genealogical Index". Batch No K065822 Extracted christening records 1841 - 1884. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
www.familysearch.org.
23"GRO Birth Index". 1871 Jun Ampthill 3b 368. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
The Family Records Centre, Myddleton Street, London.
24"GRO Death Index". 1871 Jun Ampthill 3b 226. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
The Family Records Centre, Myddleton Street, London.