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William Henry PIKE

William Henry PIKE

Male Abt 1824 - 1897  (~ 73 years)    Has 68 ancestors but no descendants in this family tree.


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  • Name William Henry PIKE 
    Relationshipwith Teresa Ann GOATHAM
    Born Abt 1824  Stokenham, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    Baptised 1 Aug 1824  St. Michael and All Angels’ Church, Stokenham, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Basket maker 
    1851  Torcross, Stokenham, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    Executor / Trustee Trustee of will 
    From 1870 to 1884 
    • Appointed Trustee of his will by his uncle, Thomas Efford Issell, along with another nephew, William Pike Issell, and the wife of TEI.
      The will was written in 1870, TEI died 1874 when the will was proved in 1874 it was just by the 2 nephews, with "Power being reserved of granting Probate of the said Will to Betsey Winsor Issell, Widow, the Relict of the deceased, the other Executor".
      The trustees were responsible for seeing that Betsey received the net income from Thomas's estate for the rest of her life, until her own death in 1884.
    Occupation Land owner 
    1871  Torcross, Stokenham, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation Basket Maker 
    1 Aug 1874  Torcross, Stokenham, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • source: Probate for will of his uncle Thomas Efferd Issell
    Bequest Field and barn “Carnes Close” in Stokenham 
    1884 
    • When his uncle Thomas Efford Issell wrote his will in 1870 he left a bequest to William, but only after his (TEI's) wife's death. This didn't occur until 1884.
      "I give and devise my freehold field and barn with the appurtenances called "Carnes Close" situate in Stokenham aforesaid unto the said William Henry Pike (subject and chargeable as aforesaid with the payment of the two several sums of Fifty pounds hereinbefore bequeathed to my Nephews John Pike and Robert Pike"
    Residence 1891  Chillington, Stokenham, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • Moved with his wife to Chillington between 1881 and 1891.
    Died 25 Feb 1897  (probably), Chillington, Stokenham, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • From Probate index and gravestone
    Buried 27 Feb 1897  St. Michael and All Angels’ Church, Stokenham, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • Burial register shows aged 72, abode Chillington Stokenham
    The grave of William Henry and Harriet Pike
    The grave of William Henry and Harriet Pike
    Probate Probate Calendar entry 
    27 Apr 1897  Exeter, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • Pike William Henry of Chillington Devonshire yeoman died 25 February 1897 Probate Exeter 27 April to Alfred Oldreive innkeeper
      Effects £424 11s. 3d.
    Notes 
    • "Henry" in 1841 census (when in Torcross with parents), Wm H in 1851 - still unm with parents; with father & 2 sisters, unm, 1871; with wife in Torcross 1881; with wife in Myrtle Cottage Chillington 1891;
    Person ID I702  All
    Last Modified 2 Mar 2019 

    Father John PIKE,   b. 1789, Stokenham, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1874, Torcross, Stokenham, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Susan ISSELL,   b. Abt 1796, Stokenham, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1866, (probably), Torcross, Stokenham, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married 24 Oct 1815  St. Michael and All Angels’ Church, Stokenham, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • From PR entry (image on FMP, viewed 24 Nov 2014)
      "John Pike of this Parish Bachelor
      and Susan Issell of this Parish Spinster
      were married in this Church by Banns with Consent of
      Parents this Twenty Fourth Day of
      October in the Year One thousand eight hundred and Fifteen
      By me Benjn Beynon Minister
      This Marriage was John Pike
      solemnized between us Susan Issell
      In the Joanna Roper
      Presence of William Issell"
      (all signed)
      Witnesses were Susan's brother William and his wife-to-be (though it was another two years before they married)
    Children 9 children 
    Family ID F352    |  Family Chart

    Family Harriett GRANT,   b. Abt 1818, Cornworthy, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1899  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Married Dec Q 1876  Stoke Damerel Reg Dist, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • GRO ref: PIKE, William Henry to GRANT, Harriett q4 1876 Stoke D. RD 5b 641
    Family This couple had no children together 
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2017 
    Family ID F574    |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1824 - Stokenham, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsBaptised - 1 Aug 1824 - St. Michael and All Angels’ Church, Stokenham, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Basket maker - 1851 - Torcross, Stokenham, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Land owner - 1871 - Torcross, Stokenham, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Basket Maker - 1 Aug 1874 - Torcross, Stokenham, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Dec Q 1876 - Stoke Damerel Reg Dist, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1891 - Chillington, Stokenham, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Feb 1897 - (probably), Chillington, Stokenham, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 27 Feb 1897 - St. Michael and All Angels’ Church, Stokenham, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsProbate - Probate Calendar entry - 27 Apr 1897 - Exeter, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
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  • Wills (transcripts)
    The will of Thomas Efford Issell (1798 – 1874)
    The will of William's uncle, Thomas Efford Issell
    William was left a freehold field and barn, with the appurtenances belonging to it, “Carnes Close” in Stokenham, minus £100 which was to go to his two brothers.
    (All this after the death of Thomas's wife, which occured in 1884)
    William was also made an executor, together with a cousin and his uncle's wife.