Family History


SARAH BRIDGER WAS A COUSIN OF MY ANCESTOR JANE SAXBY. I WOULD LIKE TO TRACE ALL 17 OR MORE CHILDREN. IF YOU HAVE ANY AMENDMENTS OR ADDITIONS PLEASE E-MAIL ME Martis1@hotmail.co.uk

SARAH BRIDGER

Born: 1799 Chichester

Father: John Bridger

Mother: Catherine Saxby

Baptised: 21/5/1799 Chichester

Died: 1862 Chichester

Married: 16/11/1817 Portsea

Spouse: James Mant

Born: 1794 West Wittering

Died: 1867 Chichester

Children: At least 17

Sarah Saxby Mant born 1821

Eliza Sophia Mant born 1823

James William Mant born 1826

William Hudson Mant baptised 16/2/1826

Elizabeth Hoare Mant born 1827

George Frederick Mant born 1828

Edward Charles Mant born 1829

Henry Robert Mant born1831

Frederick Mant born 1833

Upton Thomas Mant born 1834

Louisa Frances Mant born 1836

Frances Ellen born/1836

Edwin Frank Mant born 1837

Fanny Catherine Mant born 1839

Walter Fox/Farr Mant born 1841

1841 census: Residing North Street Chichester. Occupation: confectioner. Charles Fox aged 4 with them and female servant

1851 census: Residing North Street, Chichester. Occupation: confectioner and master baker. Jenny Mant aged 51 unmarried (born Birdham) and Clara Mant aged 6 (botn Aldwick) visiting them

1861 census: Residing North Street Chichester. Occupation: confectioner and baker. Grandson Walter (born Pagham) aged 11 with them

1851 census; George a journeyman confectioner

Henry an apprentice hairdresser

1861 census: Walter a whitesmith apprentice

SARAH SAXBY MANT

Born: 1821 Chichester

Father: James Mant

Mother: Sarah Bridger

Baptised: 11/7/1821 St Olave’s Chichester

Buried: 26/7/1821 St Peter the Great 2weeks from St Olave

ELIZA SOPHIA MANT

Born: 1823 Chichester

Father: James Mant

Mother: Sarah Bridger

Baptised: 27/2/1823 St Olave, Chichester

 

 

JAMES WILLIAM MANT

Born: 1824 Chichester

Father: James Mant

Mother: Sarah Bridger

Baptised: 27/3/1824 St Olave, Chichester

Married: 1845 Portsea district

Spouse: Ellen Adams

Baptised: 24/10/1824 St Andrews Chichester

Parents: William and Ann Maria Adams

Children: Ellen Mant born 1846 Chichester baptised 24/5/1846 At Andrews, Chichester (see Note 1)

Fanny Mant born 1847 Chichester baptised 30/1/1848 St Andrews, Chichester

1851 census: Residing Little London Chichester. Occupation: journeyman confectioner

1861 census: Residing Priory Street Chichester. Occupation: journeyman confectioner. Daughter Fanny with them

Note 1: Fanny Mant

1861 census: Residing with parents

WILLIAM HUDSON MANT

Born: 1826 Chichester

Father: James Mant

Mother: Sarah Bridger

Baptised: 16/2/1826 St Olave, Chichester

Buried: 29/9/1826 St Peter the Great Chichester from North Street

HENRY ROBERT MANT

Born: 1826 Chichester

Father: James Mant

Mother: Sarah Bridger

Baptised: 6/3/1831 St Olaves Chichester

1851 census: Residing with parents. Occupation: apprentice hairdresser

ELIZABETH HOARE MANT

Born: 1827 Chichester

Father: James Mant

Mother: Sarah Bridger

Baptised: 10/6/1827 St Olave, Chichester

Buried: 26/12/1852 St Peter the Great, Chichester

1851 census: Residing with parents

GEORGE MANT

Born: 1828 Chichester

Father: James Mant

Mother: Sarah Bridger

Baptised; 10/8/1828 St Olave Chichester

Died; 1898 Chichester

Married: 1855 Chichester district

Spouse: Jane Rebecca Yorke

Baptised; 23/2/1827 Walberton

Parents: Joseph and Jane Yorke

Died: 1901 Islington district

1851 census: Residing with parents

1861 census: North Street, Chichester. Occupation: master baker employing 2 lads

1871 census: Residing North Street, Chichester. Occupation: baker. Neice maria Turner 15 with them

1881 census: Residing North Street, Chichester. Occupation: baker & confectioner. Shop woman, assistant, apprentice and servant living with them

1891 census: Residing 12 North Street. Occupation; baker. 3 assistants with them

EDWARD CHARLES MANT

Born: 1829 Chichester

Father: James Mant

Mother: Sarah Bridger

Baptised; 8/11/1829St Olave Chichester

Buried: 12/5/1831 St peter the Great from St Olave

 

HENRY ROBERT MANT

Born: 1826 Chichester

Father: James Mant

Mother: Sarah Bridger

Baptised: 6/3/1831 St Olaves Chichester

1851 census: Residing with parents. Occupation: apprentice hairdresser

 

FREDERICK BRIDGER MANT

Born: 1833 Chichester

Father: James mant

Mother: Sarah Bridger

Died: 1904 Hartlepool district

Baptised: 27/2/1833 St Olave Chichester

Married: 1854 Lewisham district

Spouse; Mary Ann Leach

Born: 1830 Greenwich

Children: Elizabeth Hoare Mant born 1856 Deptford SEE DICKINSON

Eliza Catherine Mant born 1858 Greenwich died 1861 harlepool district

Frederick Bridger Manr born and died 1861 hartlepool district

1861 census: Residing 4 Freeman Street, Stranton, West Hartleppool. Occupation: fireman. Unmarried sister-in-law Ellen Leach and her son with them

1871 census: At Killingsworth Station, West Ham

1881 census: mary Ann listed on her own, 39 Woolmore Street, Poplar

1891 census: Residing Tynemouth. One of crew. (the other the watchman) on the E S Jobson. In harbour. Mary living with daughter Elizabeth

1901 census: Residing with daughter Robert Dickinson

1911 census: Widow mary Ann Mant living with daughter Elizabeth Dickson

UPTON THOMAS MANT

Born: 1834 Chichester

Father: James Mant

Mother: Sarah Bridger

Baptised; 22/6/1834 St Olave

Buried: 24/5/1836 St peter the Great from North Street

LOUISA FRANCES MANT

Born: 1836 Chichester

Father: James Mant

Mother: Sarah Bridger

Baptised: 24/2/1836 St Olave Chichester

Buried: 10/3/1836 St Peter the Great, from North Street

FRANCES ELLEN/ELEANOR MANT

Born: 1836 Chichester

Father: James Mant

Mother: Sarah Bridger

Baptised: 24/2/1836 St Olave Chichester

Buried: 3/3/2836 St Peter the Great from North Street

EDWIN FRANK MANT

Born: 1837 Chichester

Father: James Mant

Mother: Sarah Bridger

Baptised; 28/5/1837 St Olave Chichester

Buried: 11/3/1838 St peter the Great from North Street, aged 10 months

FANNY CATHERINE MANT

Born: 1839 Chichester

Father: James Mant

Mother: Sarah Bridger

Baptised; 6/2/1839 St Olave Chichester

Buried: 12/2/1839 St Peter the great, Chichester from North Street, aged 8 weeks

 

 

 

WALTER FARR MANT

Born: 1841 Chichester

Father: James Mant

Mother: Sarah Bridger

Baptised: 28/2/1841 St Olave, Chichester. IGI has Fox

1861 census: White smith apprentice