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Nanny TONKIN

Nanny TONKIN

Female 1832 - 1881  (48 years)

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  • Name Nanny TONKIN  [1
    • Nanny was named as the mother on the death record of Jane James Johns Barnes.
    Born 12 Aug 1832  Newlyn Cornwall UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Christened 24 May 1836  Paul Penzance UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Nanny was christened on 24 May 1836 in Paul, Cornwall,
      Born: 12 Aug 1832
      Father: Thomas Tonkin
      Mother: Ann
      Registered: Paul, Cornwall, Parish Register
      LDS Records:_C023411, source call: 0226179, printout call: 6904608
      (Source: Warren McLean's 'Narrative' p14)
      [These details indicate that Nanny was her official name and that she was baptized when she was three years old. We should obtain a copy of the image. This note by Don Gordon in June 2021.]
    Gender Female 
    Died 1881  [2
    Person ID I-9330  Christina and Donald McLean
    Last Modified 25 Jun 2021 

    Father Thomas TONKIN 
    Relationship -2867 
    Relationship -2867 
    Family ID F-2867  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Benjamin (jnr) BARNES,   b. 1835, Paul Penzance UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Jane James Johns BARNES,   b. 25 Dec 1857, Penzance UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1928, Loxton SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)  []
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2021 19:27:49 
    Family ID F-2609  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Benjamin Barnes & Nanny Tonkin - married 1st Oct 1853 in Paul, Cornwall
    Benjamin Barnes & Nanny Tonkin - married 1st Oct 1853 in Paul, Cornwall
    * Groom: Benjamin Barnes, bachelor, age??, labourer, residing in Paul (son of Benjamin (snr) Barnes - farmer)
    * Bride: Nanny Tonkin, spinster, age??, residing in Paul (daughter of Thomas Tonkin - shipwright)
    * Marriage solemnized according to the rites and ceremonies of the Established Church after bannes, at the parish church in the parish of Paul in the county of Cornwall.
    * Officiated by Clloodly?? Festing
    * Signed: Benjamin Barnes (signed) and Nanny (made her mark)
    * Witnesses: John Stephenson (his mark) and James Richards
    * Source: Cornwall Parish Register of marriages 1851-1863 - page 47

  • Sources 
    1. [S-250] Warren McLean - ID 1506 - 'Narratives - Douglas Hamilton McLean' in the Library directory on Don Gordon's computer, Page 9 & 14.

    2. [S-250] Warren McLean - ID 1506 - 'Narratives - Douglas Hamilton McLean' in the Library directory on Don Gordon's computer, Page 14.