Linstead to Ipswich

Baxters of Linstead Magna and Parva that settled in Ipswich

What happened to the children of Thomas Edward Baxter and Frances Caroline Stringer of Ipswich?

Mary Ann Baxter (1873 – 1913)

Census

1901

Dwelling – 63 Victoria Street, Ipswich St Matthew
Name Relationship Marital Status Age Occupation Where Born
Mary A Baxter Servant S 28 Housekeeper Domestic Diss

Marriage

Mary married Albert William Rivron (1878 – 1924) the son of Charles Godbold and Mary Ann Rivron, in 1909.

Thomas Edward Baxter (1876 – 1959)

Marriage

Thomas married Florence Nellie Payne (Hatch, 1894 – 1963), the daughter of William James Hatch and Martha Nellie Payne, in 1922. Florence’s first husband was Jack Allen Payne.

Census

At home apart from 1901 when he might be the Thomas down in Sheerness, Kent working on a ship.

Death

Ipswich District

Died Name Comment
1959 Thomas E Baxter Aged 82

Hendon District

Died Name Comment
1963 Florence N Baxter Aged 70

Ellen Baxter (1878 – ?)

Marriage

Ellen married George William Adams (1857 – 1921), the son of William Adams and Clara Dunnett, in 1900.

Frederick Baxter (1882 – 1967)

Military Details

NO 17443 – Army Service Corps
Frederick Baxter
Born: Ipswich St Clement
County of Suffolk
Joined Age: 18 Yrs 8 months 11 Dec 1900
Trade: Labourer
Height: 5 feet 5 1/4 Hair: Black
Complexion: Dark Eyes: Brown
Marks:
Next of Kin: Father – Thomas Edward Baxter, 42 Bell Lane Stoke, Ipswich. Brothers – Albert Charles and William (younger)
Discharged Date: 10 Dec 1912 Driver

 

NO 3226 – RGA
John* Baxter
Of: 42 Bell Lane, St Mary Stoke, Ipswich
County of Suffolk
Age: 18 Yrs 8 months Attestation date: 16 Feb 1905
Trade: Bricklayer’s Labourer working for Mr Mouser
Height: 5 feet 8 Hair: Black
Complexion: Dark Eyes: Brown
Marks: Loses of permanant teeth, scar on left arm, left varicocele
Next of Kin: Father – Thomas Edward Baxter, 42 Bell Lane. Mother: – Frances

The name John had me confused as Thomas and Frances have no son called John. The date at attestation would give a year of birth as 1882, so believe this record belongs to Frederick.

Census

1901

Dwelling – Harrow Road, Farnham, Aldershot, Hampshire
Name Relationship Marital Status Age Occupation Where Born
Frederick Baxter Military S 18 Driver ASC Ipswich

1911 – Back home

Death

Ipswich District

Died Name Comment
1967 Frederick Baxter Aged 85

William (Christopher) Baxter (1885 – 1945)

Marriage

William married Elizabeth Rosa Thorne (1889 – 1980), the daughter of William Thorne and Elizabeth Rosa Law, in 1909.

Children

William and Elizabeth had the following:

Born Name Comment Where
1910 Daisy Rosa Caroline Mother’s maiden name Thorne Chatham

Census

1911

Dwelling – Back 19, Caroline Street, Chatham, Kent
Name Relationship Marital Status Age Occupation Where Born
William Baxter Head M 26 Driller Unemployed Engineers Ipswich
Elizabeth Rosa Baxter Wife M 21   Rochester
Daisy Rosa Caroline Baxter Daughter   0   Chatham

Will Information

1946 – Effects £519 11s 3d
Baxter William Christopher of 34 Hayman-road Ipswich died 22 December 1945 Administration Ipswich 25 March to Elizabeth Rosa Baxter widow.

Death

Ipswich District

Died Name Comment
1945 William C Baxter Aged 61

Swale District

Died Name Comment
1980 Elizabeth Rosa Baxter 03 Au 1889

Charles Baxter (1889 – 1889)

Death

Ipswich Cemetery

Buried Name Comment
06 Mar 1889 Charles Baxter Of Ipswich St Mary Quay, Star Lane, aged 5 days, died 04 Mar

Albert Charles Baxter (1890 – 1915)

Military Details

Rank Regiment Unit Service Number
Private Suffolk Regiment 1st Battalion 8277

Death

Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial

Died Name Comment
08 May 1915 Albert Charles Baxter Aged 25. Son of Thomas E and Frances Caroline Baxter of 42, Bell Lane, Ipswich.

What happened to the children of William Baxter and Elizabeth Priscilla Mallett of Ipswich?

William Baxter (1869 – 1961)

Marriage

William married Alice Jay (1866 – 1923), the daughter of Jonathan Jay/e and Sarah Ann Thurlow, in 1889.

Children

William and Alice had the following:

Born Name Comment Where
1889 William Frederick Mother’s maiden name Jay Ipswich
1891 Alfred James Mother’s maiden name Jay Ipswich
1893 Alfred James Mother’s maiden name Jay Ipswich
1895 Charles Mother’s maiden name Jay Ipswich
1900 Rosa Ellen Mother’s maiden name Jay Ipswich
22 Jul 1901 Bertie Mother’s maiden name Jay Ipswich
1905 Percy Herbert Mother’s maiden name Jay Ipswich

Census

1891

Dwelling – 43 Stoke Street, Ipswich St Peter
Name Relationship Marital Status Age Occupation Where Born
William Baxter Head M 22 Boot Finisher Ipswich, St Clement
Alice Baxter Wife M 23   Ipswich St Peter
William Baxter Son   4   Ipswich St Peter

1901

Dwelling – 15 Potter Street, Ipswich St Clement
Name Relationship Marital Status Age Occupation Where Born
William Baxter Head M 33 Boot Maker Ipswich
Alice Baxter Wife M 35   Ipswich
Rose Baxter Daughter   1   Ipswich

1911

Dwelling – 26 Parade Road, Woodbridge Road, Ipswich
Name Relationship Marital Status Age Occupation Where Born
William Baxter Head M 41 Boot Finisher Ipswich
Alice Baxter Wife M 23   Ipswich St Clement
Rosa Ellen Baxter Daughter   11   Ipswich St Peter
Bertie Baxter Son   9   Ipswich St Margaret

Death

Ipswich District

Died Name Comment
1923 Alice Baxter Aged 49
1933 William Baxter Aged 61

Thomas Joseph Baxter (1872 – 1953)

Marriage

Thomas married Emma Markwell (1860 – 1928), the daughter of John Hill and Charity Fayers and the widow of George William Markwell, in 1908.

Census

1911

Dwelling – 5 Reeves Yard, Fore Street, Ipswich
Name Relationship Marital Status Age Occupation Where Born
Thomas Baxter Head M 41 Dock Labourer Ipswich
Emma Baxter Wife M 50   Ipswich
Albert Markwell Stepson   10   Ipswich

Death

Ipswich District

Died Name Comment
1928 Emma Baxter Aged 68
1953 Thomas J Baxter Aged 81

Mary Ann Elizabeth Baxter (1875 – 1955)

Marriage

Mary married George Albert/Albert George Wright (1873 – 1934), the son of Albert Wright and Emily Butler, in 1895.

Ellen Elizabeth Baxter (1878 – 1963)

Marriage

Ellen married William Frederick Butcher (1882 – 1942), the son of William Butcher and Emily Harris, in 1905.

Harriet Florence Baxter (1883 – 1942)

Marriage

Harriet married George Parsons (1880 – 1970), the son of Arthur Parsons and Emily Groom, in 1912.

Frederick Charles Baxter (1887 – 1918)

Marriage

Frederick married Catherine Alice Dench (1891 – 1970), the daughter of Robert Dench and Caroline Louisa Clark, in 1914. After Frederick’s death Catherine married Fredrick W Riches in 1918.

Children

Frederick and Catherine had the following:

Born Name Comment Where
Jul 1914 Violet Irene Mother’s maiden name Dench Ipswich

Military Details

Rank Regiment Unit Service Number
Sergeant Essex Regiment 9th Battalion 8064

Death

Bagneux Bristish Cemetery, Gezaincourt, Somme, France

Died Name Comment
27 May 1918 Frederick Charles Baxter Died from wounds, aged 30. The husband of Catherine A Riches (formerly Baxter) of 76, Purplett Street, Ipswich.

What happened to the children of William Baxter and Alice Jay of Ipswich?

William Frederick Baxter (1889 – 1894)

Death

Ipswich Cemetery

Buried Name Comment
13 Jan 1894 William Frederick Baxter Of Ipswich St Clement, Potter Street, aged 4, died 09 Jan

Alfred James Baxter (1891 – 1891)

Death

Ipswich Cemetery

Buried Name Comment
18 Mar 1891 Alfred James Baxter Of Ipswich St Peter, Stoke Street, aged 6 weeks, died 14 Mar

Alfred James Baxter (1893 – 1894)

Death

Ipswich Cemetery

Buried Name Comment
22 Jan 1894 Alfred James Baxter Of Ipswich St Clement, Potter Street, aged 11 months, died 17 Jan

Charles Baxter (1895 – 1895)

Death

Ipswich Cemetery

Buried Name Comment
13 Jul 1895 Charles Baxter Of Ipswich St Nicholas, Coytes Garden, aged 4 weeks, died 09 Jul

Rosa Ellen Baxter (1900 – 1920)

Death

Ipswich District

Died Name Comment
1920 Rose E Baxter Aged 19

Bertie Baxter (1901 – 1955)

Education

Date of Birth Admission Date School Guardian Abode Date Left Reason Left
22 Jul 1901 30 Aug 1909 St Mary Albion Primary School, Ipswich Mr Baxter 26 Parade Road 29 Jul 1915 14 years of age

Newspapers

Newspaper Date Comment
Multiple Papers 19 Apr 1959 JAY.-Will the descendants of James Jay, who died 12th December, 1920, and who was interred in Luton Church Cemetery, communicate with Birkett, Ridley & Bartley, 24/26 Museum-street, Ipswich, Suffolk, the solicitors for the administrator of the estate of Bertie Baxter (a nephew of the said James Jay) who died at Ipswich 13th October, 1955, intestate, a bachelor

Will Information

1955 – Effects £1007 9s 3d
Baxter Bertie of 153 Rosehill-road Ipswich died 13 October 1955 at The Ipswich and East Suffolk Hospital Anglesea-road Wing Ipswich Administration Ipswich 8 December to Charles Lait engineering clerk.

Death

Ipswich District

Died Name Comment
13 Oct 1955 Bertie Baxter Aged 55

Percy Herbert Baxter (1905 – 1905)

Death

Ipswich District

Died Name Comment
1905 Percy Herbert Baxter Aged 0