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Descendants of John Rolls 1796 to 1885

 

Details researched up to 7th February 2018. Additions, corrections and comments welcomed.

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Generation No. 1

1. JOHN1 ROLLS was born Abt. 1796 in FENSTANTON Huntingdon, and died Bef. January 1885 in Age 88 – Farnham Reg Dist Surrey 2a 76. He married MARY FLACK 2 June 1830 in HEMINGFORD ABBOTS Huntingdon. She was born Abt. 1800 in Hemmingford Grey ? Huntingdon, and died Bef. 1881.

More About JOHN ROLLS:

1839: October, Brewer

1841 census: Age 40 – Brewer – Church End FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire

1851 census: Age 53 – Brewer & Farmer of 14 acres – Church Lane FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire

1861 CENSUS: Age 63 – Farmer of 60 acres employing 1 boy – Church Street, WOODHURST Hunts

1871 CENSUS: Age 72 – Farmer – 70 Acres emp 1 man 1 boy – 18 Church Street WOODHURST Hunts

1881 census: Age 85 – Pensioner Royal F.B. Inst (No Occ) – HARTFORD Hunts [living with John and family]

More About MARY FLACK:

1841 census: Age 40

1851 census: Age 51 – says born FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire

1861 CENSUS: Age 61

1871 CENSUS: Age 70

More About JOHN ROLLS and MARY FLACK:

M Regn: 11 September 2006, FROM igi

Marriage: 2 June 1830, HEMINGFORD ABBOTS Huntingdon

Children of JOHN ROLLS and MARY FLACK are:

2. i. CHARLES2 ROLLS, b. Abt. 1826, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire; d. Bef. 1871.

3. ii. EMMA ROLLS, b. Abt. 1831, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire.

4. iii. GEORGE ROLLS, b. Abt. 1835, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire.

5. iv. JOHN ROLLS, b. Abt. 1835, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire.

v. RACHEL ROLLS, b. Abt. 1838, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire; m. WILLIAM SHANKS, Bef. 31 March 1859, St IVES Regn Dist.

More About RACHEL ROLLS:

1841 census: Age 4

1851 census: Age 13 – at home

More About WILLIAM SHANKS and RACHEL ROLLS:M Regn: 1859, St IVES Regn Dist 3b 401 Mar Qtr

Marriage: Bef. 31 March 1859, St IVES Regn Dist

vi. REUBEN ROLLS, b. 15 September 1839, FENSTANTON Huntingdon.

Notes for REUBEN ROLLS: MOVED TO St Anne, ILLINOIS, USA WITH BROTHER JETHRO

More About REUBEN ROLLS:

1841 census: Age 2

1851 census: Age 11

1861 CENSUS: Age 21 – at home

Birth Regn: 8 October 1839, ST IVES Regn Dist County of Huntingdon

vii. NAOMI ROLLS, b. Abt. 1841, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire.

More About NAOMI ROLLS: 1851 census: Age 9 – Scholar

viii. JETHRO ROLLS, b. Abt. 1843, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire; m. HANNAH MARIA REED, 1867, WILLINGHAM, CAMBRIDGE.

Notes for JETHRO ROLLS: MOVED TO St. Anne, ILLINOIS, USA WITH BROTHER Reuben

More About JETHRO ROLLS: 1851 census: Age 7 – Scholar

Generation No. 2

2. CHARLES2 ROLLS (JOHN1) was born Abt. 1826 in FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire, and died Bef. 1871. He married SARAH CREEK, daughter of CREEK. She was born Abt. 1821 in WALPOLE ST PETERS Norfolk.

More About CHARLES ROLLS:

1841 census: Age 15 – at home

1851 census: Age 26 – Boot & Shoe Maker (Master) – Chequer Street FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire

1861 CENSUS: Age 37 – Boot & Shoe Maker – Union Street FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire

More About SARAH CREEK:

1851 census: Age 28

1861 CENSUS: Age 39

1871 CENSUS: Age 50 – Shoemakers widow – Chequer Street FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire

Children of CHARLES ROLLS and SARAH CREEK are:

i. ROBERT3 ROLLS, b. Abt. 1844, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire.

More About ROBERT ROLLS:

1851 census: Age 6 – Scholar

1861 CENSUS: Age 16 – At home

ii. LOUISA ROLLS, b. Abt. 1845, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire.

More About LOUISA ROLLS:

1851 census: Age 5 – Scholar

1861 CENSUS: Age 15 – at home

iii. HENRY ROLLS, b. Abt. 1846, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire.

More About HENRY ROLLS:

1851 census: Age 4

1861 CENSUS: Age 14

iv. FRANCES ROLLS, b. Abt. July 1850, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire.

More About FRANCES ROLLS:

1851 census: Age 9 months

1861 CENSUS: Age 10 – Scholar

v. ELLIS ROLLS, b. Abt. 1852, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire.

More About ELLIS ROLLS:

1861 CENSUS: Age 8 – Scholar

1871 CENSUS: Age 18 – Shoemaker – at home

vi. CHARLES ROLLS, b. Abt. 1854, ELSWORTH Cambridgeshire.

More About CHARLES ROLLS:

1861 CENSUS: Age 6 – Scholar

1871 CENSUS: Age 16 – Apprentice Cabinet Maket – at home

vii. EMMA/ANNA? ROLLS, b. Abt. 1856, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire.

More About EMMA/ANNA? ROLLS:   1861 CENSUS: Age 4 – Scholar

viii. ELLEN ROLLS, b. Abt. 1858, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire.

More About ELLEN ROLLS:   1861 CENSUS: Age 2

ix. CHARLOTTE ROLLS, b. Abt. January 1861, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire.

More About CHARLOTTE ROLLS:  1861 CENSUS: Age 3 months

3. EMMA2 ROLLS (JOHN1) was born Abt. 1831 in FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire. She married JOHN POWNEY, son of THOMAS POWNEY and MARY. He was born Abt. 1827 in SPALDWICK Huntingdonshire.

More About EMMA ROLLS:

1841 census: Age 9

1851 census: E Powney – Age 18

1861 CENSUS: Age 29

1871 CENSUS: Age 38

1881 census: Age 48

1891 Census: Age 58

1901 CENSUS: Age 69

More About JOHN POWNEY:

1841 census: Age 14 – Glazier – at home

1851 census: Age 23 – Plumber Glazier and Painter Master employing no men – SPALDWICK Huntingdonshire

1861 CENSUS: Age 33 – Plumber Glazier and Painter – Union Street FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire

1871 CENSUS: Age 43 – Plumber Glazier and Painter – Chequer Street FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire

1881 census: Age 53 – Plumber Glazier and Painter – FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire

1891 Census: Age 63 – Plumber Glazier and Painter – Chequer Street FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire

1901 CENSUS: Age 73 – Plumber Glazier and Painter – High Street FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire [Grand daughter Ellen Ferneau? also in household]

Children of EMMA ROLLS and JOHN POWNEY are:

i. GEORGE3 POWNEY, b. Abt. February 1851, SPALDWICK Huntingdonshire.

More About GEORGE POWNEY: 1851 census: Age 2 months

ii. EMILY K POWNEY, b. Abt. 1852, SPALDWICK Huntingdonshire.

More About EMILY K POWNEY: 1861 CENSUS: Age 9 – Scholar

iii. JANE POWNEY, b. Abt. 1853, SPALDWICK Huntingdonshire.

More About JANE POWNEY:

1861 CENSUS: Age 7 – Scholar

1871 CENSUS: Jane Ann – Age 17 – Dressmaker – at home

iv. FANNY POWNEY, b. Abt. May 1860, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire.

More About FANNY POWNEY: 1861 CENSUS: Age 11 months

v. ELLEN POWNEY, b. Abt. 1863, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire; m. JAMES FURNEAUX.

More About ELLEN POWNEY:

1871 CENSUS: Age 7 – Scholar

1881 census: Age 17 – Dressmaker – at home

vi. ALFRED POWNEY, b. Abt. 1864, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire.

More About ALFRED POWNEY:

1871 CENSUS: Age 6 – Scholar

1881 census: Age 16 – Painter – at home

1891 Census: Age 26 – Painter – at home

vii. CLARA POWNEY, b. Abt. 1865, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire.

More About CLARA POWNEY:

1871 CENSUS: Age 5 – Scholar

1881 census: Age 15 – at home

FACT: 17 May 2006, Individual no 8200 on this tree

viii. ADA POWNEY, b. Abt. 1866, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire.

More About ADA POWNEY:1871 CENSUS: Age 41881 census: Age 13? – Scholar

ix. FRANK POWNEY, b. Abt. 1871, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire.

More About FRANK POWNEY:

1881 census: Age 9 – Scholar

1891 Census: Age 19 – Painter – at home

4. GEORGE2 ROLLS (JOHN1) was born Abt. 1835 in FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire. He married ANNA MARIA FREEMAN Bef. 30 June 1859 in St IVES Regn Dist. She was born Abt. 1836 in ST IVES Huntingdonshire.

More About GEORGE ROLLS:

1841 census: Age 7

1851 census: Age 16 – Butcher – at home

1861 CENSUS: Age 27 – Farmer of 22 acres employing – Church Lane FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire

More About ANNA MARIA FREEMAN: 1861 CENSUS: Age 24

More About GEORGE ROLLS and ANNA FREEMAN:

M Regn: 1859, St IVES Regn Dist 3b 443 Jun Qtr

Marriage: Bef. 30 June 1859, St IVES Regn Dist

Children of GEORGE ROLLS and ANNA FREEMAN are:

i. HARRY F3 ROLLS, b. Abt. 1859, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire.

More About HARRY F ROLLS:

1861 CENSUS: Age 1

1871 CENSUS: Age 11 – Pupil – Scholar – Manchester House ST IVES Huntingdonshire

ii. INFANT ROLLS, b. Abt. March 1861, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire.

More About INFANT ROLLS:

1861 CENSUS: Age 4 days

5. JOHN2 ROLLS (JOHN1) was born Abt. 1835 in FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire. He married SARAH ANNE SEAL Bef. March 1861 in MARYLEBONE LONDON, daughter of GEORGE SEAL(E) and MARY LEWIS. She was born Abt. 1833 in MARSHFIELD Gloucestershire.

More About JOHN ROLLS:

1841 census: Age 6

1851 census: Age 15 – Brewer – at home

1861 CENSUS: Age 25 – Porter – 44 Leicester Square WESTMINSTER St Anne Middlesex – Household of John Daintree

1871 CENSUS: Age 36 – Gardener of 24 Acres – FENSTANTON

1881 census: Age 46 – Grocer etc – HARTFORD Hunts

1891 Census: Age 55 – Grocer Baker etc – HALE Farnham

1901 CENSUS: Age 65 – Grocer – HALE Farnham Surrey

More About SARAH ANNE SEAL:

1841 census: Age 8

1851 census: Age 18

1861 CENSUS: Age 28 – Housekeeper

1871 CENSUS: Age 38

1881 census: Age 48

1891 Census: Age 57 – Grocer

1901 CENSUS: Age 67

Baptism: 26 May 1833, MARSHFIELD Gloucestershire

More About JOHN ROLLS and SARAH SEAL: Marriage: Bef. March 1861, MARYLEBONE LONDON

Children of JOHN ROLLS and SARAH SEAL are:

6. i. JOHN ALBERT JOSEPH3 ROLLS, b. Bef. January 1862, London MIDDLESEX.

7. ii. RALPH BENJAMIN ROLLS, b. Abt. 1864, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire.

8. iii. GEORGE ROLLS, b. Abt. 1865, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire.

9. iv. MARY ANNE ROLLS, b. Abt. 1868, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire.

v. WALTER S ROLLS, b. Abt. December 1870, FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire.

More About WALTER S ROLLS:

1871 CENSUS: Age 3 months

1881 census: Age 10 – Scholar

1891 Census: Age 22 – Draper’s Assistant – North Street BRIGHTON Sussex

Generation No. 3

6. JOHN ALBERT JOSEPH3 ROLLS (JOHN2, JOHN1) was born Bef. January 1862 in London MIDDLESEX. He married (1) JULIA HARRIET NURSEY Bef. July 1888 in WANGFORD Regn Dist SUFFOLK, daughter of JAMES NURSEY and SARAH PARKER. She was born Abt. 1852 in BUNGAY Suffolk, and died Bef. July 1893 in Age 42 – FARNHAM Surrey. He married (2) AMY WELLS Bef. 30 September 1894 in EASTHAMPSTEAD Regn Dist, daughter of JOHN WELLS. She was born Abt. 1869 in WINKFIELD Berkshire.

More About JOHN ALBERT JOSEPH ROLLS:

1871 CENSUS: Age 9 – Scholar

1881 census: Age 19 – Outfitter – Boarder – Cass Cottage FARNHAM Surrey

1891 Census: Age 29 – Draper and Hosier – 97 East St FARNHAM Surrey – Employer

1901 CENSUS: Age 39 – Master Tailor – FRIMLEY Surrey [married but wife elsewhere]

Birth Regn: 1861, Strand London Middlesex 1b 335 Dec Qtr [freebmd]

More About JULIA HARRIET NURSEY:

1861 CENSUS: Age 9 – Scholar

1871 CENSUS: Age 19 – Drapers Assistant – at home

1881 census: Age 28 – Assistant in Shop – at home

1891 Census: Age 39 – Draper & Hosiers Assistant

More About JOHN ROLLS and JULIA NURSEY:

M Data: 1888, WANGFORD Regn Dist SUFFOLK 4a 1241

Marriage: Bef. July 1888, WANGFORD Regn Dist SUFFOLK

More About AMY WELLS: 1901 CENSUS: Age 31 – Lovel? Road WINKFIELD Berkshire – with widowed father

More About JOHN ROLLS and AMY WELLS:

M Regn: 1894, EASTHAMPSTEAD Regn Dist 2c 821 Sep Qtr

M Regn Data: She Amy Sarah Wells

Marriage: Bef. 30 September 1894, EASTHAMPSTEAD Regn Dist

Children of JOHN ROLLS and JULIA NURSEY are:

i. HAROLD JOHN4 ROLLS, b. Abt. 1888, FARNHAM Surrey.

More About HAROLD JOHN ROLLS:

1891 Census: Age 2

1901 CENSUS: Age 12

For more information on Harold John ROLLS see USA page

ii. EDMUND A ROLLS, b. January 1891, FARNHAM Surrey.

More About EDMUND A ROLLS:

1891 Census: Age 2 months

1901 CENSUS: Age 10 – living at Hale with G’parents

iii. ALFRED A ROLLS, b. Abt. 1892, FARNHAM Surrey.

More About ALFRED A ROLLS:

1901 CENSUS: Age 9

Child of JOHN ROLLS and AMY WELLS is:

iv. CHARLES LEOPOLD4 ROLLS, b. Abt. 1900, FARNHAM Regn Dist Surrey.

More About CHARLES LEOPOLD ROLLS:

1901 CENSUS: Age 8 months – says born WINKFIELD Berkshire

Birth Regn: 1900, FARNHAM Regn Dist 2a 113 Sep Qtr

7. RALPH BENJAMIN3 ROLLS (JOHN2, JOHN1) was born Abt. 1864 in FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire. He married ANNA YORK BOTTERILL Bef. January 1886 in St IVES Regn Dist, daughter of CHAS BOTTERILL and ANNA HUGGINS. She was born Abt. April 1860 in BOSTON Lincolnshire.

More About RALPH BENJAMIN ROLLS:

1871 CENSUS: Age 7 – Scholar

1881 census: Age 17 – Drapers Asst – Boarder Carlisle Terrace St Ives Hunts

1891 Census: Age 27 – Clothiers Assistant – Burgess Road BASINGSTOKE Hampshire

1901 CENSUS: Age 37 – Tailors Salesman – 19 Whearhill Road PENGE Kent

More About ANNA YORK BOTTERILL:

1861 CENSUS: Age 11 months

1871 CENSUS: Annie – Age 10 – Scholar

1881 census: Age 20 – milliner – at home

1891 Census: Age 30

1901 CENSUS: Age 40

Birth Regn: Bef. 30 June 1860, Boston Regn Dist 7a 373 Jun Qtr

More About RALPH ROLLS and ANNA BOTTERILL:

M Regn: 1885, St IVES Regn Dist 3b 578 Dec Qtr 1885

Marriage: Bef. January 1886, St IVES Regn Dist

Children of RALPH ROLLS and ANNA BOTTERILL are:

i. REGINALD4 ROLLS, b. Abt. 1887, BASINGSTOKE Hampshire.

More About REGINALD ROLLS:

1891 Census: Age 3

1901 CENSUS: Age 13

ii. ANNA M ROLLS, b. Abt. 1888, BASINGSTOKE Hampshire.

More About ANNA M ROLLS:

1891 Census: Age 2

1901 CENSUS: Maud – Age 12 – Paralysed since 6 months old following vaccination

iii. BLANCH ROLLS, b. Abt. February 1891, BASINGSTOKE Hampshire.

More About BLANCH ROLLS:

1891 Census: Age 1 month

1901 CENSUS: Winifred – Age 10

iv. DOROTHY ROLLS, b. Abt. 1892, BASINGSTOKE Hampshire.

More About DOROTHY ROLLS: 1901 CENSUS: Age 8

v. VERA ROLLS, b. Abt. 1894, WIMBLEDON Surrrey.

More About VERA ROLLS: 1901 CENSUS: Age 6

vi. FRANK ROLLS, b. Abt. 1895, BALHAM Surrey.

More About FRANK ROLLS: 1901 CENSUS: Age 5

vii. GERTRUDE ROLLS, b. Abt. 1897, HUNTINGDON Huntingdonshire.

More About GERTRUDE ROLLS: 1901 CENSUS: Age 2

viii. IRENE ROLLS, b. Abt. 1899, ANERLY Surrey.

More About IRENE ROLLS: 1901 CENSUS: Age 1

8. GEORGE3 ROLLS (JOHN2, JOHN1) was born Abt. 1865 in FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire. He married NAOMI EDWARDS Bef. April 1889 in FARNHAM Regn Dist. She was born Abt. 1862 in CHIDDINGFORD Surrey, and died Bef. October 1896 in FARNHAM Regn Dist – age 35.

More About GEORGE ROLLS:

1871 CENSUS: Age 5 – Scholar

1881 census: Age 15 – Apprentice – 33 High Street OVER Cambridgeshire

1891 Census: Age 25 – Grocer – Employer – 3 Station Road ALDERSHOT Hampshire

1901 CENSUS: Age 36 – Widower – Grocer – Employer – 36 Station Road ALDERSHOT Hampshire

More About NAOMI EDWARDS:

1891 Census: Age 29

Death Regn: 1896, FARNHAM Regn Dist 2a 60 Sept Qtr

More About GEORGE ROLLS and NAOMI EDWARDS:

M Regn: 1889, Farnham Regn Dist 2a 159 Mar qtr

Marriage: Bef. April 1889, FARNHAM Regn Dist

Child of GEORGE ROLLS and NAOMI EDWARDS is:

i. WILLIE H4 ROLLS, b. Abt. June 1890, FARNHAM Surrey.

More About WILLIE H ROLLS:

1891 Census: Age 9 months

1901 CENSUS: Is this he? – Willm H – Age 10 – Boarder Pupil – Preparatory School – St Peters Court ST PETER INTRA Kent – says born LONDON

9. MARY ANNE3 ROLLS (JOHN2, JOHN1) was born Abt. 1868 in FENSTANTON Huntingdonshire. She married ARTHUR HENRY REED Bef. October 1892 in FARNHAM Regn Dist, son of HENRY REED and MARIA. He was born Abt. 1867 in WILTON Yorkshire.

More About MARY ANNE ROLLS:

1871 CENSUS: Mary Anna – Age 2

1881 census: Age 12 – Scholar

1891 Census: Age 22 – At home

1901 CENSUS: Age 33

More About ARTHUR HENRY REED:

1881 census: Age 14 – Errand Boy – at home

1891 Census: No Trace 010805

1901 CENSUS: Age 33 – Joiner – 45a Grosvenor Road ALDERSHOT Hampshire

More About ARTHUR REED and MARY ROLLS:

M Data: 1892, FARNHAM Regn Dist 2a 198 Sep Qtr

Marriage: Bef. October 1892, FARNHAM Regn Dist

Children of MARY ROLLS and ARTHUR REED are:

i. HILDA MARY4 REED, b. Abt. 1893, UPPER HALE Surrey.

More About HILDA MARY REED: 1901 CENSUS: Age 7

ii. ARTHUR HORACE REED, b. 3 Dec 1894, UPPER HALE Surrey.  and Died 14 Jul 1975 Winnipeg

More About ARTHUR H REED:

1901 CENSUS: Age 6

1907 13 Apr Arrived Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

1911 Canada Census – Son – Age 16 – Winnipeg City, Manitoba, Canada

1916 Canada Census – Son – Age 21 – 622 Walker, Winnipeg South, Manitoba, Canada

1921 Canada Census – Son – Age 16 – Winnipeg, Winnipeg South, Manitoba

1925 6 Aug – Marriage to Vera Usella Lower – N Kildonan, Manitoba

1975 16 Jul – Burial – Brookside Cemetery, Winnipeg, Greater Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

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Entrance to Brookside Cemetery