and Mary MANSBRIDGE (c1834-?)
Mary Mansbridge married by banns on 18 November 1854 in Bolney, Sussex.
William was then a labourer and Mary a domestic servant, and they were both
of Bolney. The witnesses to the marriage were Maria Ede,
Henry Scutt and Thomas Attree. Their father's were named as
William Mansbridge and John Scutt who were both labourers.
(William and Mary were not my direct ancestors. Mary was the niece of
my 3x Great Grandmother,
Mansbridge (1808-1879). I also have earlier Scutt ancestors
from Billingshurst and West Chiltington, but don't know, yet, if there is
Scutt was born about 1824-6 in Bolney and was the son of
Scutt (c1775-1860) and Ann Stoner (1791-1868). He
died on 13 March and
was buried in Bolney on 28 March 1908. His cause of death was Cerebral
Apoplexy. When the
1841 census was recorded, William was possibly the 15 year old agricultural
labourer living in the home of Richard Cragg
at Brooklands in Bolney. Also in Richard's household at that time was
15 year old
Ann Mansbridge, a
servant. By 1851 William was living with his
parents at Scrapps House in Bolney and he was then a 27 year old unmarried
John Scutt (1829-1877) married
(1835-?) in 1853.
was born about 1834/5 in Bolney.
She was the daughter of
William Mansbridge (1792-1874) and
Sarah Walder (1799-1878). In 1841 she was a 6 year old
living with her parents and siblings in Bolney. She was still with her
parents as a 16 year old in 1851.
At the time of the 1861 census the family were living in Colwood Road,
Bolney and William was then an engine driver and feeder. In 1871 they
were living at Homewood House and William was an agricultural labourer. When the 1881
census was recorded the family were living at Homewood House Cottages in Bolney and William was an
agricultural labourer - next door at that time was
the family of
James Vaughan. In 1901 the couple
were living at Colwood Park Farm, Bolney and William was an ordinary
Mary Mansbridge was also born in 1834 and married in 1854. She
was the daughter of
William Mansbridge (1794-1866) and
Neeve (1799-?) and married
William Scutt and
Mary Mansbridge had 7
was baptised on 6 March 1855 in Bolney. He may have died before
1901. He was 6 years old when the
1861 census was recorded.
Warden married Florence Ann Coles on 22
1876 in Kingston, Surrey.
Florence was born on 22 April 1854 and
baptised on 28 May 1854 in Hersham, Surrey. She was the daughter of
John Coles (1825-1897) and Susanna Martin (1826-1902) -
Florence had been in service in Bromley at the time of their marriage.
At the time of the 1881 census the family were living at 83 Simpsons Road,
Bromley and Warden was then a Gardener/Domestic Servant.
Florence had the following children:
Scutt was born in the fourth quarter of 1877 in Thornton Heath, Surrey.
She was 3 years old when the 1881 census was recorded. In 1901 she
was a 23 year old domestic parlour maid living in Bromley. She may
have married in the second quarter of 1902 in the Bromley district to
either Benjamin Bedingfield or Herbert Harding Harlow.
Scutt was born in the third quarter of 1879 in Bromley. He was a year
old in 1881.
Scutt was born about 1881. When the 1901 census was recorded he
was a 19 year old shoemaker living in Bromley.
Scutt was born in the fourth quarter of 1883. She died on 3
December 1958 in Wateringbury. She was always known as Flo.
She married Augustus
Thorne on 22 January 1908 in Plaistow, Bromley, Kent. He was
known as Gus and he died on 6 January 1961. They
were both buried in Wateringbury cemetery. (Thanks to Liz for the
marriage and death dates.)
Scutt was born about 1886. When the 1901 census was recorded he
was a 15 year old garden boy in Bromley.
Scutt was born about 1888 in Bromley. She was 12 years old in
Scutt was born about 1890 in Bromley. He was 10 years old when
the 1901 census was recorded. He died on 14 May 1916 in France.
He was then of Australian citizenship and a Private with the 18th
Battalion Australian Infantry, A.I.F.. He was also said to have been
the son of Warden Scutt and Florence Ann Scutt of 14 Park
End, Bromley, Kent.
was born and died in the third quarter of 1890.
Scutt was born in the first quarter of 1893. He was 8 years old in
Scutt was born in the fourth quarter of 1897. She was 3 years old
when the 1901 census was recorded.
(A Henry James
Scutt was born in the second quarter of 1893 in the Bromley
registration district, which is where most of the above Scutt children
were also born. But who were Henry's parents?)
was baptised on 6 December 1858 in Bolney. He died there on 3 April
1940. He was 2 years old when the 1861 census was recorded. In
1881 he was an unmarried 22 year old agricultural labourer living with his
William married Emma King in February 1882 in
Emma was born about 1854-61 in Shermanbury and died in
1932. In 1881 she was a 24 year old cook domestic in the home of
Richard Hamshar at the Manor House in Bolney. When the
1901 census was recorded the family were living in Bolney and William was
a carter on a farm. Both William and Emma then gave their ages as 40
The couple had 4 known children:
was born about 1882 in Bolney. When the 1901 census was recorded she
was an 18 year old domestic housemaid living in Reigate, Surrey.
Scutt was born about 1885 in Bolney. He was a 16 year old
labourer on a farm in 1901. He was died on 4 July 1917 in Belgium.
At the time he was a Private in the 2nd Battalion Scots Guard. He
left a widow Jane who was then living at West Cottages in Bolney.
was born about 1887 in Bolney. She was 13 years old when the 1901
census was recorded.
was born in the third quarter of 1891 in Bolney. She was 9 years old when
the 1901 census was recorded. She died in 1977.
Mary Ann Scutt
was baptised on 11 August 1861 in Bolney. She was not living with
her parents when the 1881 census was recorded.
Scutt was born about 1863 in Bolney. He died on 25 October
1938 in Bolney In 1881 he was a 17 year
old agricultural labourer living with his parents.
Ellen Louise Hawkes on 13 September 1897 in Bolney.
Ellen was born
about 1862 in Saffron Walden, Essex and died in 1916.
The couple had
4 known children:
Scutt was born in the third quarter of 1898 in Hurstpierpoint. She
in 1921 in Bolney. He was born in 1896 in Henfield and was the son
Holder (1870-1952) and
Scutt was born in the third quarter of 1899 in Hurstpierpoint. She
married Frederick Purdew.
Scutt was born in the first quarter of 1901 in Hurstpierpoint. She
married Harold Hodges in about May 1929 in Burgess Hill, Sussex
Frderick William Cecil Scutt
was born on 17 July 1903 in Hassocks. He did in about 1980. He
Eva Nellie Silverson in May 1931 (not in the Woodmancote parish
church). She was
born in 1905 and was the daughter of
Arthur Silverson (1879-1955) and
Bessie Charlotte Mary Cooper
was baptised on 27 September 1868 in Bolney. His name was recorded
as Henry Scutt in the 1881 census, at which time he was a 12 year
old agricultural labourer. When the 1891 census was recorded he was
a 22 year old boilermaker's labourer living at 37 West Hill Street in
Brighton, the home of his cousin
Sarah Scutt was born about 1871 in Bolney. She was a 9 year old
Scholar in 1881.
Elizabeth married George Harry Whiles on 26 April
1893 in Bolney.
When the 1901 census was recorded the couple were
living in Peatling Parva, Leicestershire, where George was a gardener.
George was born about 1871 in Astley, Leicestershire. In 1881 he was
living with his Grandparents George Argyle (55) and Mary
George and Elizabeth may have been the parents of:
was born in the first quarter of 1895 in Peatling Parva. She was 6 years
old in 1901.
was born in the first quarter of 1895 in Peatling Parva. She was also 6
years old when the 1901 census was recorded.
Whiles was born in the first quarter of 1898. I have not found her in
the 1901 census index.
was born about 1876 in Bolney. He was 5 years old when the 1881
census was recorded.
was baptised on 18 September 1825 at Walton on Thames. He died on 24
August 1897 at Hersham in Walton on Thames. His wife Susanna Martin
was also baptised in Walton on Thames on 7 May 1826 and died on 6 July 1902
at the same place as her husband.