Southwold, Suffolk, UK

Virtue SterryAge: 88 years18301918

Name
Virtue Sterry
Given names
Virtue
Surname
Sterry
Birth about 1830 32 28

Christening July 8, 1830
Text:
1830 Jul 8 Virtue Daughter of John and Ann Sterry Abode: Lowestoft Occupation: Twinespinner
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Birth of a brotherFrederick William Sterry
January 19, 1835 (Age 5 years)

Christening of a brotherFrederick William Sterry
May 10, 1835 (Age 5 years)
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1835 May 10 (Born Jan 19, 1835) Frederick William son of John and Ann Sterry
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Birth of a sisterNaomi Sterry
about 1839 (Age 9 years)

Birth of a sisterCharlotte Sterry
about 1841 (Age 11 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Sterry
1842 (Age 12 years)

Burial of a paternal grandfatherJohn Sterry
May 29, 1842 (Age 12 years)
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1842 May 29 John Sterry of Southwold. Age 86 GRO: Name: John Sterry Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1842 Registration district: Blything Inferred County: Suffolk Volume: 13 Page: 280
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Burial of a paternal grandmotherMary Strange
December 5, 1845 (Age 15 years)
Text:
Burial 1845 Dec 5 Mary Sterry, Yarmouth, aged 80
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Birth of a brotherJohn Sterry
about 1846 (Age 16 years)
Marriage of a siblingJames SterryElizabeth ChattonView this family
August 6, 1846 (Age 16 years)
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1846 Aug 6 By Banns. James Sterry of full age, bachelor, fisherman, residence: Lowestoft, Father's Name: John Father's Occup: Twine Spinner & Elizabeth Chatton, of full age, spinster, living at home, residence: Lowestoft Father's Name: William Chatton, Father's Occup: Fisherman. He signed; she made her mark. Wit: John Sterry & Elizabeth Turrell.
Quality of data: primary evidence
Shared note: 1881 census
Marriage of a siblingTimothy SterryAnn UttingView this family
March 25, 1853 (Age 23 years)
Text:
1853 Mar 25 Timothy Sterry, 27, Bachelor, Twinespinner, residence: Lowestoft, Father: John, Father's Occup: Twinespinner & Ann Utting, 24, spinster, residence: Lowestoft, Father's name: John Utting, Father's Occup: Labourer. He signed; she made her mark. Wit: William Sterry & Eliza Utting
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MarriageEdward EdmondsView this family
December 25, 1854 (Age 24 years)
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1854 Dec 25 Edward Edmonds, of full age, bachelor, Mariner, residence: Lowestoft, Father: William Edmond, Occup: Cooper & Virtue Sterry, of full age, spinster, residence: Lowestoft, Father: John Sterry, Father's Occup: Rope Maker. Both signed. Wit: James Sterry & Naomi Sterry
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Marriage of a siblingFrederick William SterrySarah Ann CookView this family
May 20, 1856 (Age 26 years)
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1856 May 20 Frederick William Sterry, 21, bachelor, Fisherman, residence: Lowestoft, Father: John Sterry, Father's Occup: Twinespinner & Sarah Ann Cook, 20, spinster, residence: Lowestoft, Father: John Cook, Fisherman. Both signed. Wit: Robert Balow(?) Tripps & Naomi Sterry
Quality of data: primary evidence
Shared note: 1861 census
Birth of a son
#1
Frederick Edward Edmonds
May 23, 1856 (Age 26 years)

Christening of a sonFrederick Edward Edmonds
August 3, 1856 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Alfred Edmonds
August 3, 1857 (Age 27 years)

Death of a fatherJohn Sterry
1858 (Age 28 years)

Burial of a fatherJohn Sterry
April 17, 1858 (Age 28 years)
Text:
1858 Apr 17 John Sterry Husband of Ann, Lowestoft. Aged 59 yrs.
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Christening of a sonAlfred Edmonds
September 5, 1858 (Age 28 years)
Marriage of a siblingJames Theodore FriendNaomi SterryView this family
November 2, 1858 (Age 28 years)
Text:
1858 Nov 2 By Banns.James Theodore Friend, 21, bachelor, Engineer, residence: Lowestoft, Father: George Friend, Father's Occup: Ship Builder & Naomi Sterry, 21, spinster, residence: Lowestoft, Father: John Sterry (deceased), Father's Occup: Twinespinner. Both signed. Wit: Joseph Allaton, Isabella Mewse(?)
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: Lowestoft St Margaret's Parish Register, Suffolk, 1858 Nov 2 By Banns.James Theodore Friend, 21…
Marriage of a siblingCharles John TurrellCharlotte SterryView this family
December 20, 1860 (Age 30 years)
Text:
1860 Dec 20 By Banns Charles John Turrell, 21, Bachelor, Fisherman, residence: Lowestoft, Father: William Turrell, Father's Occup:Fisherman & Charlotte Sterry, 20, Spinster, residence: Lowestoft, Father: John Sterry, Father's Occup: Twine Spinner. Both signed. Wit: Timothy Sterry, Elizabeth Turrell
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: Lowestoft St Margaret's Parish Register, Suffolk, 1860 Dec 20 By Banns Charles John Turrell, 21…
Birth of a son
#3
Charles Edmonds
about 1862 (Age 32 years)

Death of a brotherFrederick William Sterry
November 4, 1864 (Age 34 years)

Birth of a daughter
#4
Henrietta Edmonds
about 1868 (Age 38 years)

Death of a maternal grandfatherSamuel Mewse
May 2, 1868 (Age 38 years)
Publication: http://www.rgreen.org.uk/Mewse.html
Death of a maternal grandmotherAnn Barber
1868 (Age 38 years)

Burial of a maternal grandmotherAnn Barber
January 23, 1868 (Age 38 years)

Publication: http://www.rgreen.org.uk/Mewse.html
Birth of a daughter
#5
Virtue Alice Edmonds
about 1869 (Age 39 years)

Birth of a daughter
#6
Elizabeth Charlotte Edmonds
about 1869 (Age 39 years)

Christening of a daughterVirtue Alice Edmonds
September 5, 1869 (Age 39 years)
Christening of a daughterElizabeth Charlotte Edmonds
September 5, 1869 (Age 39 years)
Christening of a sonCharles Edmonds
September 5, 1869 (Age 39 years)
Christening of a daughterHenrietta Edmonds
September 5, 1869 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7
Edith Clara Edmonds
about 1876 (Age 46 years)
Marriage of a childFrederick William MummeryHenrietta EdmondsView this family
1886 (Age 56 years)
Death of a motherAnn Mewse
1889 (Age 59 years)

Burial of a motherAnn Mewse
June 6, 1889 (Age 59 years)
Text:
Burial 1889 Jun 6 Ann Sterry Lowestoft. Aged 87 yrs.
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Birth of a grandson
#1
Frederick William Mummery
1891 (Age 61 years)
Death of a brotherJames Sterry
November 17, 1896 (Age 66 years)

Text:
Sterry James Twine spinner of Lowestoft 71 years 17 Nov 1896 (Plot L/9/117)
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Death of a brotherTimothy Sterry
December 21, 1903 (Age 73 years)

Source: GRO
Text:
Mutford, 4a, 616, 4Q, 1903, age 77
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Burial of a brotherTimothy Sterry
December 24, 1903 (Age 73 years)
Text:
Sterry Timothy 24/12/1903 77yrs Factory Street, Lowestoft Gentleman L/B/59
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Note: Lowestoft Cemetery MI, Suffolk, Sterry Timothy 24/12/1903 77yrs Factory Street, Lowestoft Gentleman L/B/59 .
Death of a husbandEdward Edmonds
1909 (Age 79 years)

Death March 10, 1918 (Age 88 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: December 25, 1823St Edmund, Southwold, Suffolk, England
1 year
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
5 years
herself
5 years
younger brother
5 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
6 years
younger brother
Family with Edward Edmonds - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: December 25, 1854St Margaret's, Lowestoft, Suffolk, England
17 months
son
14 months
son
12 years
daughter
1 year
daughter
-6 years
son
7 years
daughter
9 years
daughter

ChristeningLowestoft St Margaret's Parish Register, Suffolk
Text:
1830 Jul 8 Virtue Daughter of John and Ann Sterry Abode: Lowestoft Occupation: Twinespinner
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MarriageLowestoft St Margaret's Parish Register, Suffolk
Text:
1854 Dec 25 Edward Edmonds, of full age, bachelor, Mariner, residence: Lowestoft, Father: William Edmond, Occup: Cooper & Virtue Sterry, of full age, spinster, residence: Lowestoft, Father: John Sterry, Father's Occup: Rope Maker. Both signed. Wit: James Sterry & Naomi Sterry
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathLynn and John Mummery
Marriage
There is an entry listing this marriage and other details on the Edmonds family in Norfolk Pedigrees: Part Five published by the Norfolk Family History Society.) In 1881 census Edward aged 49 and Virtue aged 48 are living at 22 Raglan St, Lowestoft with their children Charles aged 19,unmarried, gardner; Henrietta aged 12, born Lowestoft; and Edith aged 5, born Lowestoft. 1891 census Lowestoft 245 Clapham Rd Virtue Edmonds, Head, Married, 62, born Lowestoft
Shared note
In 1851 Lowestoft census aged 20 and living at Shuckford's Loke, Lowestoft. Died aged 86.