Kennett, Joseph

Inscription

IN MEMORY [OF]
JOSEPH KENNETT
WHO DIED AUGUST 20TH 186[4]
AGED 59 YEARS
?????
ALSO
??? SON ????

Other Information

In the 1841 census, Joseph Kennett (b.1806) lived in Curdridge Lane, Bishops Waltham in Hampshire with his wife, Rhoda (b.1811) and children, John (b.1833), Mary (b.1834), Lucy (b.1836), Thomas (b.1838) and Elizabeth (b.1840). The family were all born in Hampshire. Joseph worked as an agricultural labourer.
Source Citation: Class: HO107; Piece 387; 4; Folio: 29; Page: 5; Line: 1; GSU roll: 288793.

In the 1851 census, the family still lived in Bishops Waltham. Joseph (b.1805, Hambledon) and John were farm labourers. Also living in the house were, Roda (b.1808, Bishops Waltham) , Lucy, Elizabeth, Richard (b.1845, Bishops Waltham) and George (b.1850, Durley, Hampshire).
Source Citation: Class: HO107; Piece: 1676; Folio: 116; Page: 23; GSU roll: 193584.

In 1861, the family were shown living in Portswood Road, South Stoneham. Joseph was a labourer and Rhoda was a needlewoman. Also living with them were Mary (also a needlewoman) and George (scholar).
Source Citation: Class: RG9; Piece: 682; Folio: 74; Page: 3; GSU roll: 542684.

Death record for Joseph Kennett, Jul-Sep 1864, South Stoneham, Vol. 2c, page 375

Joseph Kennet (aged 57) of Portswood Road, was buried on 23 August 1864.
Source: Burial Register for Christ Church, Portswood 1850-1899

Death record for Rhoda Kennett (aged 65), Jan-Mar 1874, South Stoneham, Vol 2c, page 24.

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