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Caroline TRANT

Caroline TRANT

Female Abt 1813 - 1879  (~ 66 years)    Has 16 ancestors but no descendants in this family tree.


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  • Name Caroline TRANT 
    Relationshipwith Teresa Ann GOATHAM
    Born Abt 1813  Sherford, 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 
    • Data from the 1851 and 1861 censuses. Abode given as Frogmore when she was baptised, so she was probably born at Frogmore in Sherford Parish.
      Shown as aged 32 in 1851, she was aged 46 in 1861!
    Baptised 10 Mar 1814  St. Martin’s Church, Sherford, 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 
    • On DFHS CD
    Gender Female 
    Occupation Inn Keeper 
    1861  Public House, Frogmore, 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 
    • Living in Sherford with her parents at the time of the 1851 census. By 1861 her father had died and Caroline and her mother were still living at the public house in Frogmore, with Caroline shown as the Inn Keeper.
      Kingsbridge local paper of 22 Nov 1879 shows that following her death the Globe Inn was to be sold at auction. (to see)
    Died 13 Jun 1879  Frogmore, 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 
    • Actual date and place from probate calendar entry (died in that part of Frogmore in Sherford parish)
      GRO ref: Trant, Caroline q2 1879 aged 68 Kingsbridge RD 5b 154
    Buried 17 Jun 1879  St. Martin’s Church, Sherford, 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 
    • Gravestone at Sherford: "In affectionate remembrance of Caroline Trant, who died June 13th 1879 aged 68 years"

      Date of burial from PR entry (image on FMP, viewed 23 Apr 2015)
    Notes 
    • Probably the Caroline mentioned in Elizabeth's will (1822)
    • (Research):Does Caroline exist? - I suspect I have Caroline as a daughter of William when there was only one, the daughter of William's brother John.
    Person ID I869  All
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2018 

    Father John TRANT,   bap. 21 Jun 1778, St. Martin’s Church, Sherford, 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. Jun Q 1854, Kingsbridge 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  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Mother Mary JARVIS,   b. Abt 1776, East Portlemouth, 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. Jun Q 1863, Kingsbridge 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  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Married 30 Mar 1809  St. Winwaloe’s Church, East Portlemouth, 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 DFHS CD, more info in PR
      PR entry shows John Trant was 'of Sherford'
    Children
     1. Caroline TRANT,   b. Abt 1813, Sherford, 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. 13 Jun 1879, Frogmore, 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 ~ 66 years)
     
    Family ID F4287    |  Family Chart

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  • Wills (transcripts)
    The will of Elizabeth Trant nee Foal (c. 1744 - 1822)
    The will of Caroline's grandmother, Elizabeth Trant (nee Foal)
    Elizabeth seems to have had at least 2 granddaughters called Caroline, both of whom were living when she died. They would only have been aged about 9 and 7 when Elizabeth died, and only about 6 and 4 when she wrote her will, so it seems a little odd one of them should have been selected amongst her grandchildren to be left a clock and warming pan. I wonder if there was another, older Caroline I haven't discovered? Or maybe there was only one, and I have accidentally shown her as the daughter of…