Family History





Born: 1827 Wisborough Green

Father: James Steer

Mother: Rebecca Mirram

Baptised: 23/12/1827 Wisborough Green (

Died; 1904 Guildford district

Married: 7/2/1849 in Rudgwick (see Note 1)

Spouse: Charles Butcher

Born: 1823 Rudgwick.

Died; 1893 in Guildford.

Father: Charles Butcher

Children: Charles Butcheer b 1850 Horsham

George Butcher b 1855 Horsham

James Butcher b 1856 Horsham

Jane Butcher b 1862 Horsham)

Ann Butcher b 1863 Horsham

Henry Butcher b 1866(Billingshurst

John Butcher b 1869 Guildford

1841 census: mary servant to Sarah Luff, farmer, Wisborough Green

1861 census : had lodger Thomas Reeves b 1829 Wisborough Green with them

1871 census: residence Manor? Farm Guildford. Had with them Jane b 1862(Horsham), Ann b 1863 Horsham, Henry b 1866 (Billingshurst) John b 1869 Guildford

1881 census: living 9 Staughton Terrace, Stoke, Surrey with Harry & John, Charles an agricultural labourer.

1891 census: Residing Stoughton Terrace, Stoke. Charles paralysed. Mary a laundress

1901 census: Mary a widow with boarders, but no children Stoke, Guildford


Note 1: On marriage certificate Mary’s occupation was domestic servant, Charles agricultural labourer. Witnesses were William Steer and Ellen Mann. For children see Butcher tree.



Born: 1850 Horsham

Father: Charles Butcher

Mother; Mary Steer

Baptised: 28/7/1850) Horsham

Died: 1913 Southampton district

Married: 1874 Wandsworth district

Spouse: Emma Letitia Webb

Born: 1855 Lambeth

Died: 1900 Southampton district

Married: 1901 Southampton disrict

Spouse: Charlotte Ellen Moth born Strudwick (see Note 1)

Born: 1857 Isleworth.

Parents: George & Nancy Strudwick

Died: 1923 Southampton district

Children: Ernest Butcher b 1874 (See Note 2)

Percy Butcher b 1878 (see Note 3)

Edwin Butcher b 1879 (see Note 4)

Herbert Butcher b 1880 (see Note 5)

Miriam Butcher b 1886 (see Note 6)

Alfred Butcher b 1887

1881census: : occupation railway engine driver. Residing Mason Row no 2, Guildford

1891 census; : occupation railway engine driver. Niece Ada Gray b 1880 Lavender Hill living with them. Residing Guildford North St.

1901 census: Residing 54 Cranbury Avenue Southampton. occupation railway engineer. Residing in Southampton. Also with them his stepchildren Lottie Moth b 1880, Bertram Moth b 1881 (railway clerk) Lilian Moth b 1883 (telephonist)

1911 census: Residing 296 Southampton Road, Eastleigh. Engine Driver

L & SW Locomotive

Note 1: Charlotte had married 1st 1879 Kingston district Arthur Henry Moth born 1853 Portsmouth died 1896 aged 42.. He was 1881 railway company clerk, 1891 locomotive foreman.son of John & Amelia Moth. Children: Arthur Henry Moth b 1879 Twickenham; Lottie Amelia E Moth b 1880 Southampton, Bertram Godfrey Moth b 1881 Southampton; Lillian Eveline Moth b 1883 Southhampton.

Note 2; Ernest Butcher m. Bessie b 1877 Southampton. Children: Ralph Butcher b 1899 Mansfield.

1891 census:: apprentice engine fitter

1901census: railway engineer fitter residing 20 Edon St, Tuxford, Notts.

Note 3: Edwin Butcher married Lillie born 1878 Grimsby.

Children: Irene Butcher born 1908 Grimsby

1891 census: Occupation post boy

1911 census: Residing 16 Thomas St, Grimsby. Occupation: engineer

Note 5: 1901 census. Boarder at 2 Spleen Villas, Teddington, Middlesex. Occupation: railway engine stoker

Note 6: Miriam Butcher married 1909 South Stoneham district Percy Thomas Richard Wilkins born 1884 Southmapton

1911 census: Residing 17 Northumberland Road. Occupation: warehouseman



Born: 1855 Horsham

Father: Charles Butcher

Mother: Mary Steer

1881 census: Private, 3rd Batallion Grenadier Guards, Wellington Barracks, London


Born: 1856 Horsham

Father: Charles Butcher

Mother: Mary Steer

Baptised: 17/2/1856

1891 census: Living with employer at 120 Denmark Hill, Lambeth. Occupation: foreman baker. Married.


Born: 1858 Horsham

Father: Charles Butcher

Mother: Mary Steer

Baptised: 26/2/1858 Horsham

Married: 1877 Guldford

Spouse: Thomas Lampard

Born: abt 1852 Longhorn, Surrey or Aldershot

Children: Arthur Thomas Lampard b. 1878 Guildford (see Note1)

Edgar Frank Lampard b 1887 Guildford (see Note 3)

Walter William lampard b 1881 Guildford (see Note 2)

Amy Nelly Lampard b 1892 Guildford (see Note 4)


1881 census: Residing 13 Mount St, Guildford. Occupation: railway engine stoker. Sister Kate Lampard 17 visiting

1901 census: Residing 13 Mount St Guildford. Occupation: engine driver

1911 census: Residing Railway Cottages, Woking. Occupation: loco inspector for LSW Railway CO. Grandson Leslie Walter Lampard b 1905 Stoke next to Guildford with them

Note 1: Arthur Thomas Lampard married 1904 Fulham district (mary) Elizabeth Ferrer James born 1882 Stratford. Children: Gwendoline Mary Lampard b 1904 Shepherd’s Bush

1901 census: Residing with parents. Occupation: railway engine stoker

1911 census: Residing 48 de laure Street, Kennington. Occupation: Metropolitan police sergeant

Note 2: Walter William Lampard

1901 census: Residing with parents. Occupation: railway engine stoker

Note 3: Edgar Frank Lampard. 1911 census: Residing 36 Artillery Road Guildford with uncle Henry Butcher. Occupation : railway fireman

Note 4: Amy Nelly lampard. 1911 census: Residing with parents. Occupation: apprentice milliner




Born: 1860 Horsham

Father: Charles Butcher

Mother: Mary Steer

Baptised: 1/5/1860 Horsham

Married: 1881 Petworth district

Spouse: Tom Carn.

Born: 1859 Wisborough Green

Children: Arthur Carn b 1881Selham (not with parents in 1901)

Emily Carn b 1885 Selham (1911 census employed at home)

Ellen Carn b 1889 Graffham (1911 census: at home, dairy work

Edwin Carn b 1891 Graffham (1911 census: employed on farm

John Carn b 1894 Graffham (1911 cenus: working with horses on farm)

Fanny Carn b 1899 Petworth

1881 census: residing Black Hore Inn, Appledram. Tom licensed victualer

1891 census: residing Hayland, Graffham. Tom a farmer. Two farm labourers lodging with them, William Wood and William Bolton

1901 census: residing Medhone? Petworth. Tom a farmer. George Peirce 35 widower, stockman living with them

1911 census: Medhone Farm, Petworth. Occupation: farmer


Born: 1862 Billingshurst/Horsham

Father: Charles Butcher

Mother: Mary Steer

Baptised: 15/6/1862 Horsham

Married: 1881 Guildford

Spouse: Charles Carpenter

Born; 1858 Bramley/Shalford, Surrey

Parents: George & Mary Carpenter

Children: Alfred E Carpenter b 1885 Woking (see Note 1) T Thomas H Carpenter b 1887 Woking (see Note 2)

Eileen Carpenter b 1890 Woking

May S Carpenter b 1894 Woking (see Note 3)

Kenneth Walter Carpenter b 1902 Woking

Also had three children who died

1871census: servant to George Hewitt, tea & wine merchant Albion Place, Paddington

1881 census: Charles a militiaman

1891 census: resides Purley Rd, Woking. Charles’s occupation: asylum attendant. William Corbett aged 25, labourer, lodging with them

1901 census: resides Fern Cottages, Woking. Occupation: asylum attendant

1911 census: Residing 1 Fern Cottages Knaphill Woking. Occupation: lunatic asylum attendant

Note 1: Alfred Carpenter 1901 census living with grandmother Mary Butcher. Occupation: butcher

1911 census: Residing Stanhope Lines, Aldershot. Occupation: butcher

Note 2: Thomas Carpenter. 1911 census in Royal navy

Note 3: May Butcher. 1911 census: General servant and living at The garibaldi, KnapHill



Born: 1864 Horsham

Father: Charles Butcher

Mother: Mary Steer

Baptised: 30/10/1864 Horsham

Married: 1890 Guildford

Spouse: Robert George Ansell

Born: 1865 Pulborough

Parents: George Ansell

Children: Annie May Ansell b 1891 Pulborough

Elsie Ansell b 1893 Pulborough

George Frederick Ansell b 1895 Pulborough

Gladys mary b 1900 West Grinstead

1881: servant to Oz M? naval architect, Vauxhall Bridge Rd, Westminster

1891 census: Residing Tower St, Pulborough. Occupation: Draper’s assistant

1901 census: Residing Jolesfield, West Grinstead. Occupation: grocer shop keeper. Widowed father George Ansell 70 and servant Elizabeth bacon 16 with them

1911 census: Widow, Residing Balls Cross Petworth. Occupation: grocer. Elsie assisting her mother, Gladys also at home

George living 31 Carfax Horsham. Occupation: draper


Born; 1866 Billingshurst.

Father: Charles Butcher

Mother: Mary Steer

Married: 1889 Guildford

Spouse: Ellen Griffiths

Born: 1867 Ripley, Surrey

Mother: Eliza Griffiths

Died: [may have died Lambeth 1897]

Married: 1900 Guildford

Spouse: Evelyn Harriet Simpson

Born: b 1875 Guildford.

Parents: John & Evelina Simpson

Children: Ellen Maud Butcher b 1890 died 1891

Harry Butcher b 1903 Guildford

1891: residing Church Road, Guildford, occupation railway fireman. Lodger William Brulett railway fireman with them

1901: residing 36 Artillery Rd, Stoke next to Guildford. Lodger William J Simpson woollen sorter with them

1911 census: Residing 36 Artillery Rd, Guildford. Occupation: railway engine driver


Born: 1869 Guildford

Father: Charles Butcher

Mother: Mary Steer

Baptised: 1/8/1869 St Nicholas, Guildford


1901 census: visiting uncle Eli Steer. Occupation: labourer