Cecilia Elvira Penrose

Cecilia Elvira Penrose

Female 1843 - 1916  (73 years)

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  • Name Cecilia Elvira Penrose 
    Born 12 Nov 1843  Camberwell, London, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 27 Dec 1916  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Exract from Howard/Penrose Marriage Certificate

      Marriage solemnized at the parish church in the parish of St. Mary Magdalene, Peckham, in the county of Surrey

      No 391 married 28 August 1865

      John Howard, full age
      Residence: Peckham
      Father's name: James Howard, messenger in H.E.I.C. decd.

      Elvira Cecilia Penrose
      Father's name: Richard Penrose, wine merchant, decd.

      Wit: Charles William Penrose
      Matilda Parker [1]
    Person ID I1433  Complete
    Last Modified 16 Aug 2009 

    Father Richard Penrose,   b. 16 Sep 1798, Redruth, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1849, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Mother Matilda Sims,   b. 22 Aug 1804, Stratton, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1887, London, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 1 Jul 1822  St. Leonard's, Shoreditch, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census Records
    England Census St. George, Southwark, London 1841:  Julie Penrose
    England Census St. George, Southwark, London 1841: Julie Penrose
    5th person down right side. "Julie Penrose, age 15" living with family of William Sexton, Friars Place, St. George, Southwark.
    "F.S" means Female Servant. This appears to be
    Juliana Penrose.
    England Census St. George, Southwark, London 1841:  Richard Penrose and Matilda Sims Family
    England Census St. George, Southwark, London 1841: Richard Penrose and Matilda Sims Family
    Matilda 35, (Indept) Charles 9, Matilda 7, Emma 4.
    Family lives on St George Row/Road, St. George the Martyr, Southwark.

    The 1841 Census was taken 6 June 1841 and was the first to list individuals by name and occupation.

    (Ancestry.com Index: Look for "Pewrge" family.)
    England Census St Marys, Kennington, London 1851:  Richard Penrose and Matilda Sims Family
    England Census St Marys, Kennington, London 1851: Richard Penrose and Matilda Sims Family
    St Marys, Kennington
    Entries at bottom of page

    Family lived at No 6 Camden St. (Now Morecambe St. to the east of Walworth Road)

    Matilda Penrose, Age 44, Needlewoman
    Emma, daughter, Age 14, Bookbinder
    Amelia, [Cecilia] daughter, Age 7, Scholar

    Matilda Penrose is listed as head of household, marital status is widow.

    Census date: 30 Mar 1851
    England Census Lambeth 1861:  Matilda Penrose and Elvira Penrose
    England Census Lambeth 1861: Matilda Penrose and Elvira Penrose
    Middle of Page: Matilda Penrose, age 56, Fundholder
    Elvira C. Penrose, age 17, daughter

    181 No 9 York Grove

    Census date: 7 April 1861
    1841 Census Penrose family.jpg
    1841 Census Penrose family.jpg
    Family ID F34  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Howard,   b. Abt 1843, Marylebone Rd,London,Mddlsx, Engl. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 28 Aug 1865  St Mary Magdalene,Peckham,Surrey,England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1901 Census: Jessie R is married to Frank F. Riches. See Jessie R Howard Riches family.
    • Penrose Diary Tuesday March 17 [1885] CWP visited home of John and Cecilia, chatted with Son Will and daughter Florence.
    Children 
     1. (son) Howard,   b. 1867, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1867  (Age 0 years)
     2. William C Howard,   b. 1868, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Florence Howard,   b. 1870, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Jessie R Howard,   b. 1877, London, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Lilian E Howard,   b. 1888, Hackney, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Census Records
    England Census Islington, London 1871: John and Elvira Howard Family
    England Census Islington, London 1871: John and Elvira Howard Family
    John Howard 28, Chair maker
    Elvira C. 26
    William C. 3
    Florence C. 2
    Mary Ann Black 15 Servant

    255 Wall Street, Islington
    England Census Hackney London 1881:  John and Elvira Howard Family
    England Census Hackney London 1881: John and Elvira Howard Family
    John Howard 38 Lead glass merchant
    Elvira 37
    Florence 11
    Jessie R. 4
    Sarah Rogers 22 Servant
    (Son William away at school?)

    432 Kingsland Rd, Hackney
    England Census Hackney London 1891:  John and Cecilia Howard Family
    England Census Hackney London 1891: John and Cecilia Howard Family
    John Howard 48 Lead glass merchant
    Cecilia 47
    Florence C. 21
    Jessie R. 14
    Lilian E. 3

    432 Kingsland Rd Hackney

    William C. 22, Metal Merchant at 434 Kingsland
    England Census Hackney London 1901: John and Elvira Howard Family
    England Census Hackney London 1901: John and Elvira Howard Family
    John Howard 56 Lead glass merchant
    Elvira C 55
    William C 32
    Florina C 30
    Lillian E 13
    Elizabeth Findlace 36 Servant
    Isabel Riches 23 Servant

    Rookwood Rd Hackney
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2008 
    Family ID F59  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Nov 1843 - Camberwell, London, Surrey, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Aug 1865 - St Mary Magdalene,Peckham,Surrey,England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Dec 1916 - England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S220] Penrose Publication, Vol 1 1967-68.