and Ellen (c1870-?)
John Balcombe and Ellen married about
(They were not my direct ancestors.)
John Balcombe was born about 1867 in Wadhurst or Ticehurst,
Sussex. He was buried on 8 February 1908, aged 41. When the 1891
census was recorded, John Balcombe
was said to have been an unmarried 23 year old hawker from Ticehurst, Sussex
and he was living at 27 Park Street, Tunbridge Wells.
Ellen was born about 1870 in Sevenoaks or Tunbridge Wells,
When the 1901 census was recorded, John was a 29 year old fish hawker from
Wadhurst and Nellie was 28 and from Sevenoaks. They were living at 43
Park Street, Tunbridge Wells along with their 3 children (William, Nellie
and Annie). By 1911, Ellen was a 41 year old widow and kitchenmaid
living at 43 Park Street, Tunbridge Wells, along with her 2 daughters (Ellen
and Annie). Her place of birth was then given as Sevenoak, Tunbridge
John Balcombe and Ellen had
George William Balcombe was born in the second quarter of
1892 in Tunbridge Wells. He was 9 years old in 1901.
Ellen Josephine Balcombe was born in the fourth quarter
of 1893 in Tunbridge Wells. The 1901 census recorded she was 7
year old Nellie Balcombe. In 1911, Ellen was a 17
year old general domestic servant.
in 1912. (They have their own page.)
Ann Elizabeth Balcombe was born fourth quarter of 1896 in
Tunbridge Wells. She was 4 year Annie Balcombe
old in 1901. In 1911 she was a 14 year old scholar.
A fourth child was born and died young.
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