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Family of John SHORTLAND and Rebecca GROVER

Husband: John SHORTLAND (1831-1916)
Wife: Rebecca GROVER (1846-1931)
Children: Albert Edward SHORTLAND (1885-1970)
Frederick Charles SHORTLAND (1887-1974)
Beatrice Grace SHORTLAND (1894-1912)
Marriage Q4 1882 Berkhamsted, Herts.

Husband: John SHORTLAND

Name: John SHORTLAND
Sex: Male
Father: Francis SHORTLAND (1796?-1875)
Mother: Jane RIDGEWAY (1800?-1838)
Birth 1831 Berkhamsted, Herts.
Baptism 1836 (age 4-5) Berkhamsted, Herts.
Occupation Chairmaker; Staff Sergeant Bucks. Militia; Drummer
Religion Anglican
Census 1841 (age 9) Gossom's End, Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, UK1
Census 6 Jun 1841 (age 9) Berkhamsted, Herts.2
Gossom's End, Berkhamsted, Herts.
Census 30 Mar 1851 (age 19) High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK3
(Boarder) Williams Household, Oxford Road
Occupation 30 Mar 1851 (age 19-20) Chair maker; High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK4
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 38) High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK5
Union Street, Chipping Wycombe, High Wycombe, Bucks.
Occupation 2 Apr 1871 (age 39-40) Chairmaker and Musketry instructor, Bucks. Militia; High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK5
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 49) High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK4
40 Oxford Road
Occupation 3 Apr 1881 (age 49-50) Staff Sergeant, Bucks. Militia; High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK3
Census 5 Apr 1891 (age 58) High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK6
Occupation 5 Apr 1891 (age 59-60) Chairmaker; High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK6
Occupation 31 Mar 1901 (age 69-70) Chair/Basket Caner; High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK7
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 67) High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK8
65 Newland Meadows
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 78) High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK9
41 WORLDS END HIGH WYCOMBE
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 79-80) Chair Polisher; High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK9
Occupation Staff Sgt Bucks. Militia, & Chairmaker
Death 23 Feb 1916 (age 84-85) Workhouse Infirmary, Saunderton, Buckinghamshire, UK10
Cause: "Old Age" witnessed by A Preston, Matron, Union House Saunderton

Wife: Rebecca GROVER

Name: Rebecca GROVER
Sex: Female
Father: John GROVER (1815?- )
Mother: Margaret (GROVER) (1824?- )
Birth 1846 Berkhamsted, Herts. UK
Census 1851 (age 4-5)11
Waterside, Berkhamsted
Waterside, Berkhamsted, from the 1851 census transcript for Berkhamsted almost certainly relates to Rebecca:

Fanny Winters Head, widow 60 Laundress Berkhamsted
John Groves Son, widower 36 Labourer Berkhamsted
Eliza Winters Daughter, unmarried 25 Straw plaiter Berkhamsted
Ellen Winters Granddaughter 12 Type setter Berkhamsted
Rebecca Groves Granddaughter 4 Berkhamsted
William Winters Grandson 1 Berkhamsted
Religion Anglican
Census 30 Mar 1851 (age 4) Berkhamsted, Herts.12
87 Water Side, Berkhamsted
Census 7 Apr 1861 (age 14) Great Berhamsted13
Occupation 7 Apr 1861 (age 14-15) scholar; Great Berhamsted13
Census 5 Apr 1891 (age 45) High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK6
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 55) High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK7
65 Newland Meadow
Occupation 31 Mar 1901 (age 54-55) Wife; High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK7
National or Tribal Origin English
Child Count 3
Marriage Count 1
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 65) High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK9
41 WORLDS END HIGH WYCOMBE
Death 1931 (age 84-85) Henley Upon Thames, UK
Cause: Cerebral Haemorrage (no P.M.), certified by George Smith, MB
Address: 78 West Street, Henley Upon Thames
not verified:
Rebecca, 82, Henly, Ox, 3a 1569

Child 1: Albert Edward SHORTLAND

Name: Albert Edward SHORTLAND
Sex: Male
Spouse: Maggie MILLER (1889-1973)
Birth 1885 High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK
Religion Anglican
Census 5 Apr 1891 (age 6) High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK6
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 16) High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK7
65 Newland Meadow
National or Tribal Origin English
Child Count 5
Marriage Count 1
Death 1970 (age 84-85) Heybridge, Essex, UK14

Child 2: Frederick Charles SHORTLAND

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Frederick Charles SHORTLAND, 1915?, age 28

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Spouse: Ada WOODS, 1915?, age 26

Name: Frederick Charles SHORTLAND
Sex: Male
Spouse: Ada WOODS (1889- )
Birth 9 Apr 1887 High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK15
Religion Anglican
Census 5 Apr 1891 (age 4) High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK6
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 13) High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK7
65 Newland Meadow
National or Tribal Origin English
Marriage Count 1
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 24) High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK9
41 WORLDS END HIGH WYCOMBE
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 23) Wood Working Machinist; High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK9
Death Q3 1974 (age 87) High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK

Child 3: Beatrice Grace SHORTLAND

Name: Beatrice Grace SHORTLAND
Sex: Female
Birth Q1 1894 High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK
Religion Anglican
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 7) High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK7
65 Newland Meadow
National or Tribal Origin English
Child Count 0
Marriage Count 0
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 17) High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK9
41 WORLDS END HIGH WYCOMBE
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 17) Chair Seat Caner; High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK9
Death 1912 (age 17-18) High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK16

Note on Husband: John SHORTLAND

Born: Berkhamsted 1831.

Baptism: 1836 20th March: John "second son" (born 1832) (Who was first son?)

1851 Census: Lived in digs, with Williams family, 28 Oxford Rd., High Wycombe

Married Levina Rockall, 1st child Clara 1858

Married Eliza Olive Harman, 1st child William 1864

1881 Census: Widowed - Lived at 40 Oxford Rd., High Wycombe

(www.iol.ie/~shortland/residents_of_oxford_rd 1875.htm)

Married Rebecca Groves, 1st child Albert 1885

1891 Census: Married to Rebecca, living at 42 Newland Meadows, High Wycombe.

1901 Census: Married to Rebecca, living at 42 Newland Meadows.

Note on Wife: Rebecca GROVER

3rd wife of John Shortland (1832)

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1"Census 1841 Gossom's End, Berkhamsted, Herts. HO/107/440/3".
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Source: Census 1841 Gossom's End, Berkhamsted, Herts. HO/107/440/3, 1841 - Frank Shortnall and Family census Tom-Joss

2"Census 1841 Berkhamsted, Herts. HO107/440/3".
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Source: Census 1841 Berkhamsted, Herts. HO107/440/3, 1841 - F(rank) Shortnal Eliza Shortnall and Family census Tom-Joss - Gossoms End Berkhamstead

3"Census 1881 High Wycombe, Bucks. RG11/1464/p. 55".
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Source: Census 1881 High Wycombe, Bucks. RG11/1464/p. 55, 1881 - John Shortland 1881 Census

4"Census 1851 High Wycombe, Bucks. HO107/1719/233".
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Source: Census 1851 High Wycombe, Bucks. HO107/1719/233, 1851 - John Shortland (Shortlin) b 1832 Lodger

5"Census 1871 Chipping Wycombe, High Wycombe, Bucks. RG10/1403/p.16".
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Source: Census 1871 Chipping Wycombe, High Wycombe, Bucks. RG10/1403/p.16, 1871 - John Shortland Census

6"Census 1891 High Wycombe, Bucks. RG12/1138/24/p.41".
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Source: Census 1891 High Wycombe, Bucks. RG12/1138/24/p.41, 1891 - John Rebecca and family 42 Newland

7"Census 1901 Chipping Wycombe, Wycombe All Saints, Bucks. RG/13/1346/p 24".
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Source: Census 1901 Chipping Wycombe, Wycombe All Saints, Bucks. RG/13/1346/p 24, 1901 - John Shortland b 1834 Census

8"Census 1901 High Wycombe, Bucks. RG13/1346/p.24".
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Source: Census 1901 High Wycombe, Bucks. RG13/1346/p.24, 1901 - John Shortland b 1834 Census

9"Census 1911 High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK RG14PN7868 RG78PN393 RD145 SD1 ED5 SN155 (28 years married, 3 children born, 3 surviving)".
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Source: Census 1911 High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK RG14PN7868 RG78PN393 RD145 SD1 ED5 SN155 (28 years married, 3 children born, 3 surviving), 1911 - John and Rebecca Shortland (Medium)

10"England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index: 1837-1983" (3a662). 3a, 1113. Cit. Date: Q1 1916. Assessment: Primary evidence.
John Shortland, 83, Wycombe, Jan/Feb/Mar 1916, (3a, 1113)
11"1851 Census". Text From Source: Waterside, Berkhamsted, from the 1851 census transcript for Berkhamsted almost certainly relates to Rebecca:

Fanny Winters Head, widow 60 Laundress Berkhamsted
John Groves Son, widower 36 Labourer Berkhamsted
Eliza Winters Daughter, unmarried 25 Straw plaiter Berkhamsted
Ellen Winters Granddaughter 12 Type setter Berkhamsted
Rebecca Groves Granddaughter 4 Berkhamsted
William Winters Grandson 1 Berkhamsted
12"Census 1851 Berkhamsted, Herts. HO/107/1716/22/98".
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Source: Census 1851 Berkhamsted, Herts. HO/107/1716/22/98, 1851 - Rebecca Groves (4) - 87 Water Side, Bekhamstead

13"Census 1861 Great Berhamsted RG9/841" (RG9/841).
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Source: Census 1861 Great Berhamsted RG9/841, Census UK 1861 RG9/841

14"Helen Dixon's Email". Cit. Date: 3 June 2007. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
15"England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index: 1837-1983" (3a662).
16Ibid. 3a, 821. Cit. Date: Q2 1912. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Text From Source: Beatrice G Shortland, 18, Wycombe, April/May/June 1912 (3a, 821)