Samuel Dove1

M, #2200, b. before 3 Dec 1782, d. 19 Jan 1860
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FatherEdward Dove b. before 25 Apr 1755, d. 1 Feb 1831
MotherSarah Mayhew2 b. between 13 Jan 1755 and 11 Jan 1757, d. 12 Jan 1829
     Samuel Dove was born before 3 Dec 1782.2 He was baptized on 3 Dec 1782 in St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, Suffolk, England.2 He was the son of Edward Dove and Sarah Mayhew.2 In Mary Petit's will dated 29 Jun 1823, Samuel Dove was named as executor; A further Executor was Edward (or Thomas?) Revans of Yoxford. Proved at London 20th December, 1837.3 He witnessed the marriage of Thomas Sheldrake and Ann Dove on 24 Aug 1825 in St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, Suffolk, England; a further witness was Elizabeth Sheldrake.4 Samuel Dove was the executor of Edward Dove's estate on 15 Apr 1831.5 Samuel Dove was the executor of Lionel Dove's estate on 15 Feb 1848 in Suffolk, England.6 Samuel Dove died on 19 Jan 1860 in Debenham, Suffolk, England.7,8 He was buried on 25 Jan 1860 in St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, Suffolk, England.9 His estate was probated on 13 Mar 1860; Executors were Edward Robert Lock the younger of Debenham Surgeon William Jackson of Debenham General Shopkeeper and Charles Steward of Ipswich Gentleman. Effects under £9,000.7

Census

DateHead of HouseholdHousehold
6 Jun 1841Samuel DoveHe was listed as head of household in the 1841 census in Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Elizabeth Dove.10
30 Mar 1851Samuel DoveHe was listed as head of household in the 1851 census in Gracious Street, Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Elizabeth Dove, Rebecca Gooding and Elizabeth Kent.11

Occupation

DateOccupation
4 Sep 1820Appointment to the office of visitor of the poor for the parish of Debenham1
before 15 Feb 1848Grocer and Draper6
30 Mar 1851Retired Shopkeeper11
Last Edited=3 Jan 2015

Citations

  1. [S112] Unknown author, Parish Record, unknown date, Debenham (Suffolk Record Office, unknown repository reference) "FB47/G4/3."
  2. [S36] Microfilm of the Baptisms of St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, 1754 to 1899 (Suffolk Record Office, unknown film number).
  3. [S54] Will & Testament of Mary Green of Debenham," 29th June, 1823," proved in the London Probate Court, 20th December, 1837 (The National Archives).
  4. [S35] Microfilm of the Marriages of St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, 1754 to 1899 (Suffolk Record Office, unknown film number).
  5. [S577] Will & Testament of Edward Dove of Debenham, proved in the unknown court Probate Court, 15th April, 1831 (Probate Registry).
  6. [S576] Will & Testament of Lionel Dove of Debenham, proved in the Registry of the Archdeacon of Suffolk Probate Court, 15th February, 1848 (Probate Registry).
  7. [S205] Will of Samuel Dove of Debenham, Suffolk, proved in the Principle Registry Probate Court, 13th March, 1860 (Probate Registry).
  8. [S106] Charles Partridge Esq. Debenham Churchyard Inscriptions, n.pub., n.p., Corrected & completed May 1944 (13-15 May, 1924) (Suffolk Record Office, FB47/D2/1) "228."
  9. [S34] Microfilm of the Burials of St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, 1754 to 1899 (Suffolk Record Office, unknown film number) "unknown cd."
  10. [S28] Online image of the 1841 Census for England & Wales (1841 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: HO107; Piece: 1038; Book: 2; Civil Parish: Debenham; County: Suffolk; Enumeration District: 2; Page: 1; Line: 1; GSU roll: 474644."
  11. [S27] Online image of the 1851 Census for England & Wales (1851 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: HO107; Piece: 1797; Folio: 113; Page: 10; GSU roll: 207446."