Sarah Hawkins Genealogy Site - Bridgwater Somerset

Sarah Hawkins Genealogy Site



Bridgwater, Somerset


Below is a list of all the records that I have for the parish of Bridgwater, Somerset:


PARISH RECORDS:

None


CENSUS:

None


Useful Websites:

GENUKI – Bridgwater

The Workhouse – Bridgwater

Bridgwater Heritage Group

Francis Frith - Bridgwater


Newspaper Articles:

07 Jul 1823 Bristol Mercury Inquests in Somerset includes Sarah OATEN at Pitminster Births Married Died Mr Robert BOWMAN aged 118

06 Apr 1839 Somerset County Gazette Somerset Lent Assizes includes OATEN Pitminster Stealing Turkeys Nisi Prius

04 Jul 1855 Taunton Courier Supplement Somerset Midsummer Sessions includes William OATEN stealing two fowls Pitminster

09 Jul 1856 Taunton Courier Somerset Quarter Sessions includes John OATEN stealing lead Pitminster Church

22 Aug 1863 The Wells Journal Funeral of the Late Sir Frederic William SLADE Baronet at Michael Church near North Petherton

06 Jul 1866 The Western Gazette North Petherton Shocking Death at Mill Richard ASH

01 Apr 1874 Taunton Courier Bridgwater The Sanitary Authority The Union County Police includes Joseph FEAR The Assistant Overseership

31 May 1882 Taunton Courier Somerton Petty Sessions includes Richard FOURACE Small Farmer of Pick's Hill High Ham

30 Mar 1888 The Western Gazette Bridgwater includes Boat Accident Death George CREEDY and James BALE Bankruptcy Examination Henry PARKER Baker North Petherton

13 Mar 1889 Taunton Courier Taunton Flooded

19 Sep 1894 Taunton Courier Births Marriages and Deaths

28 Dec 1894 The Western Gazette South Petherton The Yuletide Festival and Annual Volunteer Dinner of the M Company (South Petherton) of the 2nd V.B. P.A.S.L.I. includes MALE various

15 Jan 1897 The Western Gazette Shocking Tragedy at North Petherton Double Murder and Attempted Suicide Elizabeth and Jessie and Charles Tucker ROACH

26 Oct 1898 Taunton Courier Taunton Amid Smoke and Fire The Annual Carnival includes WEBB and VENNER

04 Apr 1900 Taunton Courier The War includes Private Bernard RYAN of Bridgwater Walter BROOKS of Creech St Michael and Colonel WADDY of Amberd House Pitminster

04 Apr 1900 Taunton Courier Taunton County Petty Sessions includes Francis Dening HEWETT at Cheddon Fitzpaine

04 Apr 1900 Taunton Courier North Petherton includes Inquest of Henry GRAY of North Street

24 Jul 1901 Taunton Courier North Petherton includes Wedding of Mr Geo. CARNE WILLIAMS to Miss Muriel O'BRIEN

04 Oct 1901 Western Chronicle Shepton Beauchamp Inquest Levi MALE a Timber Thrower of Shepton Beauchamp

05 Oct 1901 Chard and Ilminster News Bridgwater A Timber Throwers Terrible Death Levi MALE of Shepton Beauchamp

07 Jun 1905 Taunton Courier Taunton Borough Police Court William Henry OATEN Beresford Arms George DUDDERIDGE Alfred GRIGG Sarah PRING 7 Court High Street

20 Jul 1905 The Wells Journal Bridgwater includes County Petty Sessions Susan PEARCE and Henry PARKER of North Petherton

10 Apr 1908 The Western Gazette Bridgwater includes County Police Court Sidney LANG the Compass Inn North Petherton and Elias RUCKERY (RUCKLEY) North Petherton

21 Apr 1911 The Western Gazette Taunton The Late Archdeacon Ven William Henry ASKWITH Impressive Funeral

27 Aug 1913 Taunton Courier Bridgwater County Police Court includes Elias RUCKLEY of North Petherton

15 Mar 1916 Taunton Courier Somerset County Appeal Tribunal MEAKER Manor Farm Pitney, RICHARDS High Ham, TOWNING Merrick's Farm Huish Episcopi, Barrington, Isle Abbots, BROWN of Wearne Langport

06 Sep 1916 Taunton Courier Somerset Appeal Tribunal More Langport Appeals

03 May 1917 Western Daily Press Huntworth Died of Wounds Gunner Walter Robert NORLEY of the R.G.A.

11 Jul 1917 Taunton Courier Somerset Appeal Tribunal includes William A. B. BADCOE Barrington and Sidney BECKEY of Pitney

24 Oct 1917 Taunton Courier Somerset Appeal Tribunal includes BROWNING of Watchet CHURCHILL and BAKER of Ilminster KNIGHT and STRAWBRIDGE of Bridgwater Sidney FOURACRE of Trull

26 Dec 1917 Taunton Courier Mentioned in Despatches

12 Jun 1918 Taunton Courier Somerset Appeal Tribunal

19 Nov 1919 Taunton Courier Local Notes and Queries Old Somerset Families includes JENNINGS DUDDERIDGE Hillcommon HAYES

25 May 1921 Taunton Courier Tragic Affair near Bridgwater Somerset Bridge Mans Body Found on the GWR Mr John PARKER of Somerset Bridge

26 Oct 1921 Taunton Courier Local Notes and Queries HAYES DODDERIDGE 100 Somerset Worthies The Old Bridgwater family of DUDDRIDGE

29 Aug 1923 Taunton Courier Bridgwater County Petty Sessions includes Ernest STONE and North Petherton Man's Grandchildren Walter WINSLADE and Mrs Douglas DAY

19 Oct 1927 Taunton Courier Taunton Police Court includes John C. CRIDLAND of 11 Cleveland Street Taunton and George DIBBLE of 20 High Street Bridgwater

19 Oct 1927 Taunton Courier Somerset Quarter Sessions includes William Thomas THRESHER, Butcher, Stealing a Lamb

09 Jul 1930 Taunton Courier 5th Somerset Light Infantry Token and Book of Remembrance

01 Jul 1931 Taunton Courier North Petherton Accident Samuel WESTCOTT Late Mrs Muriel Theresa CARNE WILLIAMS of Batts House

16 Dec 1931 Taunton Courier Girls Sudden Death Sad Bridgwater Inquest Story Gladys Maud ROWE Daughter of Mr George and Matilda ROWE of No 1 Polden Street

20 Jan 1932 Taunton Courier Bridgwater Borough Police Court Motorcyclists Three Offences Ernest Albert STONE Blackmore Lane Cannington

15 Sep 1932 North Devon Journal Pretty Woolacombe Wedding Miss Mary Joan CLARK to Mr Percival Albert CHILCOTT Son of Mr and Mrs A. CHILCOTT of 70 Ashleigh Avenue Bridgwater Somerset

27 Sep 1933 Taunton Courier Pillion Rider Killed Herbert Jesse HURLEY of Bells Cottages Woolsmersdon North Petherton and Ernest Albert STONE of Cannington

05 Sep 1934 Taunton Courier Taunton Carnival Revels includes OATEN and MANUEL

05 Sep 1934 Taunton Courier Tribute to Minister Funeral of Rev Samuel JONES formerly Congregational Minister of Somerton and Langport

03 Oct 1934 Taunton Courier Taunton Borough Court includes DUDDRIDGE Samuel CRIDLAND North Town Terrace HOLMAN Upper Cheddon House JERVIS Pitminster Lodge

25 Sep 1935 Taunton Courier North Petherton Curry Mallet Ile Abbotts

01 Aug 1936 Somerset County Herald Holcombe Rogus Funeral of Mr Herbert HAWKINS

01 Aug 1936 Somerset County Herald Forgate in her 100th year death of Mrs Martha PYKE of Reeds Fordgate

03 Oct 1936 Somerset County Herald Former Railwayman's Funeral at North Petherton Cemetery Mr Aaron WILLIAMS of 167 St John Street

19 Dec 1936 Somerset County Herald North Petherton includes Funeral of Miss Sarah Hester HARDWIDGE and Mr. F. T. M. TRENCH of the Clarence Hotel North Petherton

02 Jan 1937 Somerset County Herald Weddings at Bridgwater Many Boxing Day Brides includes Mr Stanley Charles John PARKER and Miss Kathleen Mary LOCK

30 Jan 1937 Somerset County Herald Moorlinch Allegation Against Wife includes May Albert FRANKS Ernest Henry FRANKS Walter WEST Everard Matthew COLES

06 Mar 1937 Somerset County Herald Young Woman's Death Inquest at North Petherton Lily Emily Elizabeth RUFFHEAD of Myrtle House Four Street North Petherton

10 Jul 1937 Somerset County Herald Taunton Death North Petherton Curry Rivel Stocklinch

10 Sep 1938 Somerset County Herald North Petherton includes Funeral of Mrs. Mary BURGE and Late Mrs R. A. TUCKER of Pilots Elms

24 Sep 1938 North Petherton includes Funeral of Miss Mary BERRY Late Mrs Susanna HARDEN Marriage of Mr CALLOW and Miss WELLS

04 Mar 1939 Somerset County Herald Othery Farmers Bankruptcy Basil Culliford Flood SALVIDGE

18 Mar 1939 Somerset County Herald North Petherton includes Marriage of Miss Meta PARKER to Mr Victor HOLE Son of Mr and Mrs J. HOLE of North Street Bridgwater

03 Jun 1939 Somerset County Herald Somerset Bridge Late Mr Clifford George PALMER of the MALT and HOPS Inn Somerset Bridge Funeral at North Petherton

16 Sep 1939 Somerset County Herald North Petherton Curry Rivel Fivehead Ashill

25 Nov 1939 Somerset County Herald North Petherton Whist Drive for Children's Fund and A Popular Child Late Audrey Jean SLOCOMBE of Dawes Farm

02 Dec 1939 Somerset County Herald North Petherton Death of Mrs Martha Louisa COSSEY Late Mrs Emily Sarah TRENCH Toc H for the Needy Red Cross Appeal

09 Dec 1939 Somerset County Herald Bridgwater County Sessions

23 Dec 1939 Somerset County Herald North Petherton includes Fire at Batts House Mr G. CARNE WILLIAMS Marriage Mr Frederick BOND to Miss Phyllis Joan BRAMLEY

30 Dec 1939 Somerset County Herald Bridgwater Centenarians Funeral Late Miss Julia Cass of 5 Alexandra Road aged 104 years

06 Jan 1940 Somerset County Herald Bridgwater County Sessions includes lots of people from North Petherton

20 Jan 1940 Somerset County Herald Late Mr George Griffith CARNE WILLIAMS of Batts House Somerset Brewery Director and Sportsman Funeral at North Petherton

17 Feb 1940 Somerset County Herald North Petherton Funeral Richard James MARKS Death Mrs E. GUDGE Wedding KEALE and MARCHANT Marriage MILLER and PERRETT

16 Mar 1940 Somerset County Herald North Petherton includes Aged Resident's Death Miss Maria Jane ROGERS and Late Mr J. BOOBIER

16 Mar 1940 Somerset County Herald Bridgwater Two Weddings at St Mary's Leslie Winston Raymond HAMBLIN to Edith Mary FEAR and Charles PHILLIPS to Sylvia Joan MAY

06 Apr 1940 Somerset County Herald 06 Apr 1940 Bridgwater Concert for Comforts Local Men from H.M.S. Exeter Honoured Signalman WHITING Able Seaman CHIDGEY and Mr F. A. WILSHIRE

06 Apr 1940 Somerset County Herald Bridgwater Popular Postman Retires Walked 30,000 Miles Before Breakfast Mr Ernest WILLSHIRE of 44 Old Taunton Road

15 Jun 1940 Somerset County Herald North Petherton Hints to Housewives Late Mrs G. NEWBERRY of Hammett Street Death of Mrs A. HARDWIDGE of North Street

06 Jul 1940 Taunton Courier Ile Abbotts North Petherton

07 Sep 1940 Somerset County Herald North Petherton includes Funeral of Mrs Mary Jane PARKER of Fore Street Widow of Mr Henry PARKER

01 Feb 1941 Somerset County Herald Taunton Well-known Insurance Agent Funeral of Mr John HURFORD of 6 Noble Street Taunton

22 Feb 1941 Somerset County Herald Bridgwater includes Late Mr Albert Jesse CRIDLAND of St John's Vicarage Bridgwater

22 Feb 1941 Somerset County Herald North Petherton includes Anti-Gas Instruction and Fighting Fire Bombs

31 May 1941 Somerset County Herald Bridgwater Builders Death Late Mr James STANDERWICK of Sandown Taunton Road North Petherton

11 Mar 1942 Western Daily Press Local Imperial Service Awards includes Albert CHILCOTT Walter William PRIDDICE Fred SHOWERS All Postmen of Bridgwater

21 Nov 1942 Somerset County Herald Two Brothers killed near Bridgwater Mr Raymond STANDERWICK and Mr Roland STANDERWICK

28 Nov 1942 Somerset County Herald Funeral of two brothers at North Petherton Rowland and Raymond John STANDERWICK of North Petherton and Bridgwater

19 Dec 1942 Somerset County Herald Crash killed two brothers Bridgwater Police Car overturned Raymond John STANDERWICK and Rowland STANDERWICK

09 Jan 1943 Somerset County Herald Bridgwater Late Miss Olive CRIDLAND Only Daughter of Mr and Mrs A. J. CRIDLAND of 43 York Road

13 Feb 1943 Somerset County Herald Bench acquit Police Driver Sequel to Fatality near Bridgwater Raymond and Roland STANDERWICK

16 Oct 1943 Somerset County Herald Notes and Queries A Question of Age includes Elizabeth OATEN Pitminster and her daughter Betty WESCOMB

30 Dec 1943 The North Devon Journal Funeral of Mr Albert CHILCOTT of Sunningdale Woolacombe Devon Native of Bridgwater Somerset

18 Mar 1944 Somerset County Herald Fatal Accidents at North Petherton Two Inquests Arthur Wm SEYMOUR of Woolmersdon Farm and James CORAM of Victoria Road

08 Apr 1944 Somerset County Herald North Petherton includes No Ejectment Order Frank BLACKMORE of Binford Cottage King's Cliff North Petherton

02 Sep 1944 Somerset County Herald Late Mr Joshua Francis or Harry BURGE of 42 Parkstone Avenue Bridgwater

04 Nov 1944 Somerset County Herald Local War News FYFE Trull BROOKES and GRAY Taunton Major Henry John PARKER North Petherton WHEELER Bridgwater PIMM Ruishton Lodge

17 Aug 1946 Somerset County Herald North Petherton Retired Railway Official's Sudden Death Mr George Henry GARDENER of Shirley Heathfield includes Mrs ANGELL

01 Mar 1947 Somerset County Herald Bridgwater Former Taxi Driver Mr William John CULVERWELL of 42 Parkstone Avenue Bridgwater

10 Apr 1948 Somerset County Herald Bridgwater includes Wedding of Ivor WARREN to Doris Helen MALE Mr G. WILLSHIRE and Mrs Helena Louise PARKER

24 Jul 1948 Somerset County Herald Fell and Broke his Neck Bridgwater Inquest on Kiln Burner Mr Charles PARKER of Somerset Place Somerset Bridge

11 Sep 1948 Somerset County Herald North Petherton includes Stanley James CORAM of 7 Dyers Green and Late Mrs G. HUNT Sale of No 2 Hyde Park

23 Apr 1949 Somerset County Herald Othery Granted his Discharge Basil Clifford Flood SALVIDGE

19 Nov 1949 Somerset County Herald Bridgwater Retired Miners Death Charles PARKER of 7 Gloucester Road

21 Jan 1950 Somerset County Herald Wellington Salvationists Death Mr James WAYGOOD of 29 Greenway Road Rockwell Green

11 Feb 1950 Somerset County Herald includes Peter STANDERWICK of Swan Lake North Petherton and Augustus John SWAYNE of Lucksway North Petherton

04 Nov 1950 Somerset County Herald Weird Punkies at Long Sutton

25 Nov 1950 Somerset County Herald Farmer Dies From Polio Late Mr Henry John SLOCOMBE of Belle Vue North Petherton

02 Dec 1950 Somerset County Herald Aged Labourer Dies Collided with Car at North Petherton Mr Henry PARKER of Newton Road includes Son Clifford David PARKER

02 Dec 1950 Somerset County Herald North Petherton Farmer Funeral Mr. Henry John SLOCOMBE of Belle Vue North Petherton

16 Dec 1950 Somerset County Herald Fatal Accident at North Petherton Driver Exonerated Accidental Death Mr Henry PARKER of Newton Road North Petherton

12 Jul 1958 Somerset County Herald Centenarian Dies Mrs. Eva HARTREE of Nether Stowey

30 Aug 1958 Somerset County Herald Drove on after Accident Mr James STANDERWICK of Kingscliffe Bungalow Taunton Road Bridgwater

08 Aug 1959 Somerset County Herald Mrs Maria Jane SALTER 101 on Monday of 6 Hammett Street North Petherton includes Miss Edith SALTER

13 Feb 1960 Somerset County Herald Solicitor Attacks Council Wood Street Houses 'On The Cheap' Charge Carpark 38-43 Wood Street and 21 Yarde Place Taunton

04 Jun 1960 Somerset County Herald Somerset's Most Eminent Woman Death of Mrs Norah Lilian COOKE HURLE nee FRY at Kilve Court

24 Dec 1960 Somerset County Herald Daughter Found Mother Dead Mrs Matilda ROWE 44 Brooklands Sydenham Estate Bridgwater Mrs Betty Stone Coronation House Bridgwater

14 Jan 1961 Somerset County Herald Ex-Mayor Age 96 Beaks Leg Mr Samuel BERRY of Haygrove Hill Durleigh Road Bridgwater

11 Mar 1961 Somerset County Herald Married at Bridgwater Miss Janet PALMER and Mr Mervyn STONE

Also see Newspaper Articles Somerset for articles that include multiple parishes and may include this parish eg the Petty Sessions, Police Courts, Births Marriage and Deaths etc.


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