Ruardean, Gloucestershire, UK

Mary Dowley 1775-1860

Mary DowleyAge: 85 years17751860

Name
Mary Dowley
Given names
Mary
Surname
Dowley
Birth about 1775

MarriageSamuel Henry SterryView this family
December 8, 1795 (Age 20 years)
Text:
1795 Dec 8 Samuel Henry Sterry, of St Mary Magdalene Bermondsey and Mary Dowley of this parish, by Licence. Wit: Wm Gates, Sarah Stretton, Mary Dowley, E. Graham, Sarah Sterry, Jane Stretton, E M Noble Marriage Bonds and Allegations 1597-1921 [Ancestry] Name: Samuel Henry Sterry, Surgeon, Bachelor Event Date: 4 Dec 1795 Parish: Bermondsey, St Mary Magdalene Spouse's Name: Mary Dowley, Spinster and Minor Spouse's Parish: Southwark, St Thomas Event Type: Marriage bond and allegation Reference Number: DW/MP/169/063
Birth of a daughter
#1
Mary Sterry
September 29, 1796 (Age 21 years)

Christening of a daughterMary Sterry
October 28, 1796 (Age 21 years)
Publication: http://www.parishregister.com/searchpage.asp
Text:
Bermondsey St Mary Magdalene 1796 Oct 28 Mary (born 29 Sep 1796) d. Samuel Henry Sterry and Mary, By Square, Surgeon
Birth of a son
#2
Henry Sterry
November 26, 1801 (Age 26 years)
Source: 1851 Census
Christening of a sonHenry Sterry
December 29, 1801 (Age 26 years)
Publication: http://www.parishregister.com/searchpage.asp
Text:
1801 Dec 29 (born 20 Nov 1801) Henry s. Samuel Henry Sterry & Mary, By Square. Surgeon.
Marriage of a childHenry SterryEllen AndrewsView this family
July 3, 1828 (Age 53 years)
Text:
Faculty Office Marriage Licence Allegations 1701- 1850 Index 19 Jun 1828 STERRY Henry and ANDREWS Ellen
Note: Also IGI
Text:
Broad Hinton Marriages 1828 Jul 3 Henry Sterry of the parish of Saint Mary Magdalen Bermondsey in the County of Surrey, a Bachelor and Ellen Andrews of this parish, a Spinster. By Licence. Wit: Henry Jenkins, Emma Andrews, William Andrews, Frances Clinton Owen
Shared note: 1861 census
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Ellen Frances Sterry
about 1831 (Age 56 years)

Death of a granddaughterEllen Frances Sterry
1831 (Age 56 years)

Christening of a granddaughterEllen Frances Sterry
March 18, 1831 (Age 56 years)
Text:
1831 March 18 Ellen Frances (of) Henry (&) Ellen Sterry, Abode: Grange Road, Surgeon
Burial of a granddaughterEllen Frances Sterry
June 18, 1831 (Age 56 years)
Text:
1831 June 18 Ellen Frances STERRY 5 months. Abode: Grange Rd
Marriage of a childHenry GreenwoodMary SterryView this family
June 22, 1837 (Age 62 years)
Text:
1837 Jun 22 Henry GREENWOOD of St Johns Southwark in the Co of Surry Widower and Mary STERRY Spinster by licence (both signed) in the presence of Samuel Henry Sterry, George Greenwood, Edward Forster, Henrietta Gaitskill, Emily Hall, Mary Ann Greenwood Also Marriage Bonds and Alegations 1597-1921 [Ancestry] Name: Mary Sterry, Spinster, aged 21 Event Date: 7 Jun 1837 Parish: Bermondsey, St James Spouse's Name: Henry Greenwood, Widower Spouse's Parish: Horsleydown, St John Event Type: Marriage bond and allegation Licenced Church: St James Bermondsey Reference Number: DW/MP/231/032
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Mary Greenwood
about 1839 (Age 64 years)
Death of a husbandSamuel Henry Sterry
December 1, 1856 (Age 81 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
STERRY Samuel Henry, Bermondsey, 1d, 79, 4, 1856
Burial of a husbandSamuel Henry Sterry
December 10, 1856 (Age 81 years)
Text:
In Memory of | Samuel Henry Sterry Esqre | of Bermondsey, Surgeon | who departed this life | on the 1st of December 1856 | in the 86th Year of his age | Also of Ellen | wife of Henry Sterry Esqre | (son of the above) | who departed this life | Febry 9th 1859. Aged 56 years | Also of Mary | Relict of the above S. H. Sterry | who departed this life | on the 7th of September 1860 | in the 86th year of her age. | Also of Henry Sterry Esqre | Son of the above | who departed this life | Febry 12th 1873 | in the 72nd year of his age.
Note: Also South Metropolitan Cemetery Burials
Death September 7, 1860 (Age 85 years)
Source: Newspaper
Text:
Births, Deaths, Marriages and Obituaries The Morning Chronicle (London, England), Tuesday, September 11, 1860 DEATHS STERRY-On the 7th inst., at Talbot-place, Blackheath, Mary, relict of the late Samuel Henry Sterry, Esq., of Bermondsey, in the 86th year of her age.
Burial September 14, 1860 (7 days after death)
Text:
In Memory of | Samuel Henry Sterry Esqre | of Bermondsey, Surgeon | who departed this life | on the 1st of December 1856 | in the 86th Year of his age | Also of Ellen | wife of Henry Sterry Esqre | (son of the above) | who departed this life | Febry 9th 1859. Aged 56 years | Also of Mary | Relict of the above S. H. Sterry | who departed this life | on the 7th of September 1860 | in the 86th year of her age. | Also of Henry Sterry Esqre | Son of the above | who departed this life | Febry 12th 1873 | in the 72nd year of his age.
Note: Also
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Marriage: December 8, 1795St Thomas Church, Southwark, Surrey, England
10 months
daughter
5 years
son
Henry Sterry
Birth: November 26, 1801 30 26Bermondsey, Surrey, England
Death: February 12, 1873Eastbury, Leigham Court Rd, Streatham, Surrey, England

BirthMonumental Inscription West Norwood Cemetery London
MarriageParish Register, St Thomas, Southwark, Surrey, England
Text:
1795 Dec 8 Samuel Henry Sterry, of St Mary Magdalene Bermondsey and Mary Dowley of this parish, by Licence. Wit: Wm Gates, Sarah Stretton, Mary Dowley, E. Graham, Sarah Sterry, Jane Stretton, E M Noble Marriage Bonds and Allegations 1597-1921 [Ancestry] Name: Samuel Henry Sterry, Surgeon, Bachelor Event Date: 4 Dec 1795 Parish: Bermondsey, St Mary Magdalene Spouse's Name: Mary Dowley, Spinster and Minor Spouse's Parish: Southwark, St Thomas Event Type: Marriage bond and allegation Reference Number: DW/MP/169/063
DeathNewspaper
Text:
Births, Deaths, Marriages and Obituaries The Morning Chronicle (London, England), Tuesday, September 11, 1860 DEATHS STERRY-On the 7th inst., at Talbot-place, Blackheath, Mary, relict of the late Samuel Henry Sterry, Esq., of Bermondsey, in the 86th year of her age.
BurialMonumental Inscription West Norwood Cemetery London
Text:
In Memory of | Samuel Henry Sterry Esqre | of Bermondsey, Surgeon | who departed this life | on the 1st of December 1856 | in the 86th Year of his age | Also of Ellen | wife of Henry Sterry Esqre | (son of the above) | who departed this life | Febry 9th 1859. Aged 56 years | Also of Mary | Relict of the above S. H. Sterry | who departed this life | on the 7th of September 1860 | in the 86th year of her age. | Also of Henry Sterry Esqre | Son of the above | who departed this life | Febry 12th 1873 | in the 72nd year of his age.
Note: Also
Marriage
Marriage appears in the Gentleman's Magazine 1795, p1054, Dec 8: "At St Thomas's Southwark, Mr Sterry, surgeon, of Bermondsey-square, to Miss Dowley, daughter of the late Mr John D. of Fish-street-hill". There is also an IGI entry for this marriage: 1795 Dec 8 Samuel Henry Sterry and Mary Dowley at Henham, Essex 1841 census Gunscott St, Alscott Place Samuel Sterry, 70, Surgeon, not born county Mary Sterry, 60, not born county Mary Greenwood, 12, born county Maria Angel, 30, F.S., born county Ellen Rhodes, 21, F.S., not born county 1851 census Bermondsey 1 Alscott Place Grange Road (HO107/1561/39) Samuel H Sterry, Head, 79, Retired Surgeon, born Shenfield Essex Mary Sterry, Wife, 75, born City Middlesex Mary A England, Serv, unm, 22, General Servant, born Walworth Surry Ann Sweney, Serv, Widow, 40, Cook, born St Georges Surry
Burial
Also South Metropolitan Cemetery Burials 1860 Sep 14 Mary Sterry, Blackheath, 85 years
Shared note
Births, Deaths, Marriages and Obituaries The Morning Chronicle (London, England), Tuesday, September 11, 1860 DEATHS STERRY-On the 7th inst., at Talbot-place, Blackheath, Mary, relict of the late Samuel Henry Sterry, Esq., of Bermondsey, in the 86th year of her age.
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Note: Wife of Samuel Henry Sterry. Photo kindly provided by Peter Wasey Sterry.