Family History


I would love to hear from you about this martis1@hotmail.co.uk Charles Bacon Born: 14/8/1849 Oving Father: Charles Bacon Mother: Jemima Trowbridge Baptised: 16/8/1849 Oving Died: 1931 Chichester district Married: 26/4/1873 Portfield Spouse: Fanny Goldring Born: 1851 Rumboldswycjke Died: 1942 Chichester district Parents: George & Eliza Goldring. Children: George Bacon born 1874 Portfield Henry bacon born 1878 Portfield Jemima Bacon born 1880 Portfield Elizabeth Bacon born 1885 Portfield Stephen bacon born 1887 Portfield Enlisted navy as boy sailor 2nd class 21/3/1864 height 4ft 9ins, hazel eyes, dark hair, brown complexion. First ship was HMS Excellent. Then signed on for 10 years 14/8/1867. Both his parents and Charles signed his enlistment form and it was witnessed by the Vicar of Oving A Birrell. He served on HMS Bristol 21/3/1864 to 31/8/1865 and 15/9/1865 to 30/4/1867. Character recorded as indifferent. May have been discharged 10/5/1867. 1871 census: Residing with parents. Occupation: Greenwich pensioner 1874: Baptism register gives occupation as labourer 1881 census: Residing 19 Russell St, Oving. Occupation: bricklayer & Greenwich pensioner 1891 census: Residing 5 Mill Cottages Portfield occupation: bricklayer 1901 residing 197 oving Rd, Chichester. Occupation: bricklayer 1911 census: 197 Oving Rd, Chichester. Occupation; bricklayer George Bacon baptised 15/3/1874 Portfield died 1916 Chichester district 1891 & 1901 census: carpenter residing with parents 1911 census: Residing parsonage Barnham with a lodger. Occupation: carpenter & joiner Henry Bacon baptised 3/2/ 1878 Portfield 1891 census: Residing with parents. Occupation: errand boy 1911 census: Possibly Lodging House, Daene Street, Oakham. Occupation: agricultural labourer Jemima Bacon born 1881 Portfield died 25/9/1957 20 Oving Rd Chichester married 1897 Chichester John Triggs b 1873 died 1949 Chichester district son of John & Mary Ann Triggs. Children: Charles Triggs b 1899 Chichester, Gertrude Elise Triggs born 1901 Chichester, Dorothy Agnes Triggs born 1904 Chichester married 12/2/1925 Reginald Woods 19/5/1900-1978.(Clifford Triggs 1925-Chichester died 2001 Worthing, Stanley Woods b 1934 Chichester died 1990 Worthing) 1891 census: John Triggs in Victoria Barracks, Southsea, 1st battalion Royal Inniskillen Fusiliers 1901 census: residing 197 Oving Road, Chichester. Occupation: groom, not domestic; 1911 census: Residing 201 Oving Road. Occupation: shed groom to livery stable. 1957: Left estate of £260 13s 4d. Probate to Brenda Margaret Coobmes wife of Jack Coombes and Lily Farndell widow Elizabeth Bacon baptised 1/6/1885 Portfield 1901 census: residing with parents. Occupation: school teacher 1911 census: residing with parents. No occupation given Stephen Bacon baptised 27/6/1886 Portfield died 1971 Chichester district married 1910 Westhampnett district May Roberts Court born 1888 Folkestone Children: Gladys Edith Bacon b 1910 Chichester; Doris M Bacon born 1913 Chichester; Phyllis J Bacon born 1916 Chichester 1901 census: Residing with parents. ? apprentice 1911 census: Residing 24 Russell Street, Chichester. Occupartion: clothier’s assistant