James Ponder, 18331920 (aged 87 years)

Name
James Ponder
Given names
James
Surname
Ponder
Note

James Ponder 1833-1920

James Ponder was born at Great Cornard, Sudbury, Suffolk in 1833

His parents were William Ponder and Elizabeth.

He married twice.

His first marriage was to Hannah Foreman at Sudbury, Suffolk in 1854. They had at least one child

  1. Harriet Ponder b.1856 Henry, Essex

His first wife died at Sudbury, Suffolk in 1858.

He then married Sarah Craske at Sudbury, Suffolk in 1859.

They had at least six children, and his new wife also looked after the two year old from his first marriage.

  1. Harriet Ponder b.1856 Henry, Essex (Her husband's child from his first marriage)
  2. Elizabeth Ponder b.1860 Little Cornard, Suffolk
  3. Susan Ponder b.1864 Little Cornard, Suffolk
  4. Thomas Ponder b.1865 Little Cornard, Suffolk
  5. Maria Ponder b.1867 Little Cornard, Suffolk
  6. William Ponder b.1869 Little Cornard, Suffolk
  7. Joseph Ponder b.1876 Little Cornard, Suffolk

He died at Sudbury in 1920

REFERENCES

1833 Baptism Great Cornard Parish Church, Sudbury, Suffolk. Baptism Register 24 Mar 1833 James Ponder Father: William Ponder Mother: Elizabeth

1841 UK Census HO107/1011, Folio 10, Page 4 Greys Road, Great Cornard, Sudbury, Suffolk.

  • Willm Ponder, 34, born Suffolk
  • Elizh Phonder, 30, born Suffolk
  • Will Ponder, 10, born Suffolk
  • James Ponder, 8, born Suffolk
  • Har't Ponder, 6, born Suffolk
  • John Ponder, 4, born Suffolk
  • Eliz'th Ponder, 2, born Suffolk
  • Ester Ponder, 0, born Suffolk

1851 UK Census HO107/1789, Folio 19, Page 2 Greys Road, Great Cornard, Sudbury, Suffolk.

  • William Ponder, Head, Married, 45, Farm Labourer, b.Newton, Suffolk.
  • Elizabeth Ponder, Wife, Married, 44, b.Middleton, Essex
  • William Ponder, Son, Unmarried, 20, Ag Labourer, b.Gt Cornard, Suffolk
  • James Ponder, Son, Unmarried, 18, Ag Labourer, b.Gt Cornard, Suffolk
  • Harriett Ponder, Daughter, Unmarried, 16, b.Gt Cornard, Suffolk
  • John Ponder, Son, Unmarried, 14, b.Gt Cornard, Suffolk
  • Elizabeth Ponder, Daughter, 12, b.Gt Cornard, Suffolk
  • Esther Ponder, Daughter, 10, b.Gt Cornard, Suffolk
  • Eliza Ponder, Daughter, 9, b.Gt Cornard, Suffolk
  • Robert Ponder, Son, 7, b.Gt Cornard, Suffolk
  • Mary Ann Ponder, Daughter, b.Gt Cornard, Suffolk

1854 Marriage (First Marriage) UK Marriage Index 1854. Sudbury, Suffolk. Oct-Dec, Vol 4a, Page 797 Foreman, Hannah Ponder, James

1859 Marriage (Second Marriage) UK Marriage Index 1859. Sudbury, Suffolk. Oct-Dec, Vol 4a, Page 841 Craske, Sarah Ponder, James

1861 UK Census RG09/1129, Folio 36, Page 9 Little Cornard, Sudbury, Suffolk.

  • James Ponder, Head, Married, 28, Shepherd, b. Great Cornard, Suffolk
  • Sarah Ponder, Wife, Married, 24, b. Shimpling, Suffolk
  • Harriett Ponder, Daughter, 4, Scholar, b. Great Cornard, Suffolk
  • Elizabeth Ponder, Daughter, 0, b. Little Cornard, Suffolk

At the following 1871 UK Census his wife was looking after her mother, and is listed at Shimpling, Suffolk.

1871 UK Census Rectory Cottages Little Cornard, Sudbury, Suffolk.

  • James Ponder, Head, Married, 38, Shepherd, b. Great Cornard, Suffolk.
  • Harriett Ponder, Daughter, 14, Scholar, b. Henry, Essex
  • Susan Ponder, Daughter, 7, Scholar, b. Little Cornard, Suffolk
  • Thomas Ponder, Son, 5, Scholar, b. Little Cornard, Suffolk
  • Maria Ponder, Daughter, 4, Scholar, b. Little Cornard, Suffolk
  • William Ponder, Son, 2, b. Little Cornard, Suffolk

1881 UK Census RG11/1827, Folio 37, Page 7 Little Cornard, Sudbury, Suffolk.

  • James Ponder, Head, Married, 48, Agricultural Labourer, b. Great Cornard, Suffolk
  • Sarah Ponder, Wife, Married, 45, b. Shimpling, Suffolk
  • Thomas Ponder, Son, Single, 15, Agricultural Labourer, b. Little Cornard, Suffolk
  • William Ponder, Son, Single, 12, Agricultural Labourer, b. Little Cornard, Suffolk
  • Joseph Ponder, Son, 4, Scholar, b. Little Cornard, Suffolk 1891 UK Census [8]
  • James Ponder, Head, Married, 58, Farm Labourer, b. Great Cornard, Suffolk
  • Sarah Ponder, Wife, Married, 56, b. Shimpling, Suffolk
  • Joseph Ponder, Son, Single, 14, Brickfield Labourer, b. Little Cornard, Suffolk, Suffolk

1891 UK Census 1441, Folio 36, Page 6, Shed 45 Little Cornard Sudbury Suffolk

  • James Ponder, Head, Married, 58, Farm Labourer, b. Little Cornard, Suffolk
  • Sarah Ponder, Wife, Married, 56, b. Shimpling, Suffolk
  • Joseph Ponder, Son, Single, 14, Brickfield Labourer, b. Little Cornard, Suffolk,

After his wife died in 1895 he lived with his sister, Harriet. She was incorrectly listed as his wife in the 1901 census.

1901 UK Census Shedule 29, page 6 Little Cornard, Sudbury, Suffolk.

  • James Ponder, Head, 68, Ordinary Labourer, b. Lt Cornard, Suffolk
  • Harriet Ponder, Wife, 66, b. Lt Cornard, Suffolk In the above census, Harriet is his SISTER but incorrectly listed as his wife.

1911 UK Census RG14/45, Shedule 23, page 1 Little Cornard, Sudbury, Suffolk.

  • James Ponder, Head, Widowed, 78, Private Means, b.Gt Cornard, Suffolk
  • Harriet Ponder, Sister, Single, 76, Private Means, b. Gt Cornard, Suffolk
  • Louisa Ponder, Niece, Single, 17, Housekeeper, b. Custom House, Essex

1920 Death UK Death Index 1920. Sudbury, Suffolk. Jan-Mar, Vol 4a, Page 1068 Ponder, James. Aged 86

James Ponder 1833-1920

Family with Sarah Craske
himself
18331920
Birth: 1833Great Cornard, Sudbury, Suffolk, England
Death: 1920Sudbury, Suffolk, England
wife
18351895
Birth: 1835Shimpling, Suffolk, England
Death: 1895Sudbury, Suffolk, England
Marriage
Marriage: 1859Sudbury, Suffolk, England
2 years
daughter
1860
Birth: 1860Little Cornard, Suffolk, England
Death:
5 years
daughter
1864
Birth: 1864Little Cornard, Suffolk, England
Death:
2 years
son
1865
Birth: 1865Little Cornard, Suffolk, England
Death:
3 years
daughter
1867
Birth: 1867Little Cornard, Suffolk, England
Death:
3 years
son
1869
Birth: 1869Little Cornard, Suffolk, England
Death:
8 years
son
1876
Birth: 1876Little Cornard, Suffolk, England
Death:
James Ponder + … …
himself
18331920
Birth: 1833Great Cornard, Sudbury, Suffolk, England
Death: 1920Sudbury, Suffolk, England
daughter
1856
Birth: 1856Henry, Sudbury, Essex, England
Death: