Lowestoft, Suffolk, UK

Joseph Sterry 1846-1923 and his wife Mary Elenore

Joseph SterryAge: 77 years18461923

Name
Joseph Sterry
Given names
Joseph
Surname
Sterry
Birth January 1846 31 36
Source: 1851 census
Note: GRO
Death of a paternal grandfatherJoseph Sterry
August 29, 1859 (Age 13 years)
Text:
Sacred to the memory of Joseph Sterry who did 29 Aug 1859 aged 77 years also Mary his wife who died 17 May 1870 aged 77 years also Martha their daughter the beloved wife of George Minister who died March 15 1886 aged 59 years.
Burial of a paternal grandfatherJoseph Sterry
September 3, 1859 (Age 13 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMary Goffin
May 17, 1860 (Age 14 years)
Text:
Sacred to the memory of Joseph Sterry who did 29 Aug 1859 aged 77 years also Mary his wife who died 17 May 1870 aged 77 years also Martha their daughter the beloved wife of George Minister who died March 15 1886 aged 59 years.
Burial of a paternal grandmotherMary Goffin
May 21, 1860 (Age 14 years)
Text:
Aged 77
MarriageSarah Ann ScottView this family
March 23, 1870 (Age 24 years)
Text:
Day: 23 Month: Mar Year: 1870 Groom forenames: Joseph Groom surname: Sterry Bride forenames: Sarah Ann Bride Surname: Scott Place: South Shields Description: South Shields, St. Hilda County: Durham
Shared note: 1871 census
Marriage of a siblingWilliam TurnbullMary Ann SterryView this family
October 1870 (Age 24 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
STERRY Mary Ann, Tynemouth, 10b, 348, 4, 1870
Shared note: 1871 census
Death of a wifeSarah Ann Scott
April 1874 (Age 28 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
STERRY Sarah Ann, Tynemouth, 10b, 114, 2, 1874, aged 26
MarriageMary Eleanor BellView this family
April 1878 (Age 32 years)
Source: FreeBMD
Text:
Marriages Jun 1878 BELL Mary Eleanor Tynemouth 10b 318 STERRY Joseph Tynemouth 10b 318
Shared note: 1881 census
Birth of a son
#1
Robert Ernest Sterry
April 27, 1879 (Age 33 years)
Source: 1891 census
Note: Also Attestation Papers WW1
Birth of a son
#2
Joseph N Sterry
about 1887 (Age 41 years)
Source: 1901 census
Death of a motherAnn Yollop
October 1890 (Age 44 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
Name: Ann Sterry Estimated birth year: abt 1809 Date of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec 1890 Age at Death: 81 Registration district:      South Shields Inferred County: Durham Volume:      10a Page: 445
Death of a fatherJoseph Sterry
1891 (Age 45 years)

Source: GRO
Text:
GRO Marine Deaths 1837-1965 [Source: Find My Past]: 1891 Joseph Sterry, Age: 76, Vessel: Tempo, Page: 124
Marriage of a childRobert Ernest SterryElizabeth Newton PinckneyView this family
October 1898 (Age 52 years)
Source: FreeBMD
Text:
Marriages Dec 1898 Pinckney Elizabeth S.Shields 10a 1297 Sterry Robert Ernest S. Shields 10a 1297
Shared note: 1901 census
Birth of a grandson
#1
George Dixon Douglas Sterry
July 25, 1901 (Age 55 years)
Source: 1901 census
Publication: Ancestry.com
Text:
Name: Douglas D Sterry Social Security #: 521347754 Gender: Male Birth Date: 25 Jul 1901 Birth Place: Other Country Death Date: 4 May 1979 Death Place: Los Angeles
Source: GRO
Text:
Name: George Dixon D Sterry Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1901 Registration District: South Shields Inferred County: Durham Volume: 10a Page: 888
Text:
U.S. Naturalization Record Indexes, 1791-1992 (Indexed in World Archives Project) Name: Douglas Dixon Sterry Birth Date: 25 Jul 1901 Age at event: 50 Court District: California Date of Action: 14 Sep 1951
Birth of a grandson
#2
Joseph Sterry
about 1911 (Age 65 years)
Death of a wifeMary Eleanor Bell
August 22, 1919 (Age 73 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
Surname First Name Second Name Reg District Vol Page Qtr/Mo Year Age/DO STERRY Mary E Maidenhead 2c 380 3 1919 64
Burial of a wifeMary Eleanor Bell
August 1919 (Age 73 years)
Source: MI
Text:
Mary Elenore Sterry born 1855 died Aug 22nd 1919 beloved wife of Joseph Sterry Master Mariner Also the above Captain Joseph Sterry who died July 21st 1923
Occupation
Master Mariner
yes

Death July 21, 1923 (Age 77 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
Surname First Name Reg District Vol Page Qtr/Mo Year Age/DO STERRY Joseph Maidenhead 2c 378 3 1923 77
Note: Also headstone.
Burial July 1923 (Age 77 years)
Source: MI
Text:
Mary Elenore Sterry born 1855 died Aug 22nd 1919 beloved wife of Joseph Sterry Master Mariner Also the above Captain Joseph Sterry who died July 21st 1923
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Ann Yollop
Birth: about 1810North Shields, Northumberland, England
Death: October 1890Registration District, South Shields, Durham, England
Marriage: December 1, 1836St Hilda, South Shields, Durham, England
7 years
elder sister
22 months
himself
Family with Sarah Ann Scott - View this family
himself
wife
Sarah Ann Scott
Birth: about 1848North Shields, Northumberland, England
Death: April 1874Registration District, Tynemouth, Northumberland, England
Marriage: March 23, 1870St Hilda, South Shields, Durham, England
Family with Mary Eleanor Bell - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: April 1878Registration District, Tynemouth, Northumberland, England
10 years
son
-8 years
son

Birth1851 census
Note: GRO
MarriageNorthumberland and Durham FHS Marriages
Text:
Day: 23 Month: Mar Year: 1870 Groom forenames: Joseph Groom surname: Sterry Bride forenames: Sarah Ann Bride Surname: Scott Place: South Shields Description: South Shields, St. Hilda County: Durham
MarriageFreeBMD
Text:
Marriages Jun 1878 BELL Mary Eleanor Tynemouth 10b 318 STERRY Joseph Tynemouth 10b 318
DeathGRO
Text:
Surname First Name Reg District Vol Page Qtr/Mo Year Age/DO STERRY Joseph Maidenhead 2c 378 3 1923 77
Note: Also headstone.
BurialMI
Text:
Mary Elenore Sterry born 1855 died Aug 22nd 1919 beloved wife of Joseph Sterry Master Mariner Also the above Captain Joseph Sterry who died July 21st 1923
Birth
GRO STERRY Joseph, Tynemouth, 25, 452, 1, 1846
Marriage
1871 census Tynemouth Northumberland 38 Nile St Sarah A Sterry, Wife, Mar, 23, Master Mariner's Wife, born North Shields Northumberland
Marriage
1881 census Preston In Tynemouth 6 Preston Lane (RG11/5077/70) Mary E. Sterry, Head, mar, 26, born Monkseaton Northumberland Robert E. Sterry, Son, 2, born North Shields Northumberland Robert Bell, Father, 61, born Chirton Northumberland Mary Bell, Mother, 63, born New York Northumberland Annie Bell, Sister, unm, 28, born Monkseaton Northumberland Robert M. Bell, Brother, unm,      34, Clerk To Coal Merchant, born Monkseaton Northumberland Joseph H. Bell, Brother, unm, 19, Ironmongers Apprentice, born Monkseaton Northumberland Elizabeth Bell, Sister, unm, 16, born Monkseaton Northumberland 1891 census South Shields Durham 11 Osborne Terr Joseph Sterry, Head, 45, Master Mariner, born North Shields Northumberland Mary E Sterry, Wife, 36, born Monkseaton Northumberland Robert E Sterry, Son, 11, born North Shields Northumberland Joseph N Sterry, Son, 4, born South Shields Durham Joseph Sterry, Father, Widow, 75, born Lowestoft Suffolk 1901 census Glamorgan Wales Vessel 'Primo' of Newcastle on Tyne Joseph Sterry, Master, Married, 55, Master, born North Shields Northumberland (With crew of 17) 1901 census South Shields, Durham 14 Croft Terrace Mary E Sterry, Wife, Mar, 40, born Monkseaton Northumberland Joseph N Sterry, Son, 14, born South Shields Durham Ann Carr, Serv, S, 21, Serv Domestic, born Jarrow Durham 1911 census Durham South Shields 210 Argyle Terrace, Westoe Road (RG14PN30294 RD556 SD1 ED35 SN9) John William Bell, Brother in Law, 59, Clothier's Manager, born Monkseaton Northumberland Mary Eleanor Sterry, Wife, 56, born Monkseaton Northumberland Elizabeth Bell, Sister in Law, 46, Single, born Monkseaton Northumberland Joseph Norman Sterry, Son, S, 24, Scotch Draper, born South Shields Durham
Death
Also headstone.
Shared note
CREW LIST DOCUMENT FOR VESSEL 'LARGO' OFFICIAL NUMBER: 129750 Port: NEWCASTLE Owner: MESSRS THE PELTON STEAMSHIP COMPANY LTD Master: JOSEPH STERRY Address: 210 Argyle Terrace, South Shields [Certificate No 81633] Valid dates for this crew list:01/07/1915 - 31/12/1915 [National Maritime Museum: 1915 Crew lists: http://1915crewlists.rmg.co.uk/]
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Note: Headstone at Parish Cemetery, Cookham, Berkshire, England~~Kindly supplied by Stephen Daglish