William George BLIGHT

Male 1829 - 1871  (42 years)


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  • Name William George BLIGHT 
    Born 1829  Holmbush, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Christened 6 Sep 1829  St Austell, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died Jun Q 1871  St Ive, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 2 Apr 1871  St Ive, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1

    • William G Blight, head, mar, 41, copper miner, born St Austell, Cornwall
      Elizabeth J Blight, wife, 38, born Plymouth, Devonshire
      William G Blight, son, 20, copper miner, born St Austell, Cornwall
      Harriett Blight, daughter, 19, mine girl, born St Austell, Cornwall
      Jane Blight, daughter, 18, mine girl, born      St Austell, Cornwall
      Samuel Blight, son, 17, copper miner, born St Austell, Cornwall
      Nathaniel Blight, son, 16, copper miner, born Cornwell, Cornwall
      Selina Blight, daughter , 11, mine worker, born St Austell, Cornwall
      George Blight, son, 10, miner, born St Austell, Cornwall
      Ellick Blight, son, 5, born St Austell, Cornwall
      Fanny Blight, daughter, 4, born St Cleer, Cornwall
      Fred Blight, son, 3, born Linkinhorne, Cornwall
      James Blight, son, 1, born Linkinhorne, Cornwall
    Occupation Copper miner 
    Person ID I9272  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 16 Dec 2018 

    Family Elizabeth Jane SAUNDERS,   b. Abt 1833, Plymouth, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar Q 1889, St Austell, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years) 
    Married 19 Oct 1850  St Austell, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    Children 
     1. William George BLIGHT,   b. Abt 1850, St Austell, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Harriett BLIGHT,   b. Abt 1851, St Austell, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +3. Jane BLIGHT,   b. Mar Q 1854, St Austell, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jun 1902, Gympie, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years)
     4. Samuel BLIGHT,   b. Abt 1855, St Austell, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +5. Nathaniel BLIGHT,   b. Abt 1856, St Austell, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1926, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years)
     6. Selina BLIGHT,   b. Abt 1860, St Austell, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. George BLIGHT,   b. Abt 1861, St Austell, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Elexander BLIGHT,   b. Abt 1866, St Austell, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +9. Annie "Fanny" BLIGHT,   b. Abt 1867, St Cleer, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1891, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 24 years)
     10. Fred BLIGHT,   b. Abt 1868, Linkinhorne, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. James BLIGHT,   b. Abt 1870, Linkinhorne, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun Q 1871, St Ive, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 1 years)
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F5859  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1829 - Holmbush, Cornwall, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 6 Sep 1829 - St Austell, Cornwall, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Oct 1850 - St Austell, Cornwall, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Jun Q 1871 - St Ive, Cornwall, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 2 Apr 1871 - St Ive, Cornwall, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S675] England Census 1871, RG 10, (findmypast.co.uk [database online]), piece 2234, folio 8, page 8, Liskeard distict, Pensilva Street, parish of St Ive, household of William G Blight.

    2. [S661] Cornwall OPC Database, (http://www.cornwall-opc-database.org/), Baptism William George Blight, 6 Sep 1829, St Austell parish.

    3. [S674] England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index: 1837-1983 [database on-line], (http://www.freebmd.org.uk), entry for William George Blight, 41 years, volume 5c, page 37, Jun quarter 1871, Liskeard district.

    4. [S59] England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index: 1837-1983 [database on-line], (http://www.freebmd.org.uk), Entry for William George Blight and Elizabeth Jane Sanders, December quarter 1850, volume 9, page 2, St Austell district.

    5. [S658] England Marriages, 15381973, (FamilySearch), https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/NFZS-KF1 : William George Blight and Elizabeth Jane Sanders, 19 Oct 1850.

    6. [S661] Cornwall OPC Database, (http://www.cornwall-opc-database.org/), marriage of William George Blight and Ellizabeth Jane Sanders, 19 Oct 1850, St Austell parish.