The History of the Family of Drury

Sarah Smith WilkesAge: 67 years18271894

Name
Sarah Smith Wilkes
Given names
Sarah Smith
Surname
Wilkes
Married name
Sarah Smith Houghton
Married name
Sarah Smith Drury
Baptism February 18, 1827
Baptism of a brotherSamuel Smith Wilkes
September 20, 1829 (Age 2 years)
Marriage of parentsThomas WilkesSarah SmithView this family
September 26, 1837 (Age 10 years)
Address: St Thomas
MarriageJohn N HoughtonView this family
November 6, 1845 (Age 18 years)
Address: Holy Trinity
Census April 7, 1861 (Age 34 years)
Address: Coal Wharf, 118, Town End, Bidford
Census April 2, 1871 (Age 44 years)
Address: High Street, Bidford
Death of a husbandJohn N Houghton
1878 (Age 50 years)
Address: St Lawrence
MarriageCharles DruryView this family
between October 1879 and December 1879 (Age 52 years)
Death of a husbandCharles Drury
January 20, 1881 (Age 53 years)
Probate of Husband March 12, 1881 (Age 54 years)
Death June 30, 1894 (Age 67 years)
Probate August 30, 1894 (2 months after death)
Note: Probate granted to Mary Ann Houghton (wife of John Houghton) and Ellen Maria Taylor (wife of Charles Taylor) Effects £628 1s 8d
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: September 26, 1837Birmingham, Warwickshire, England
-13 years
elder sister
2 years
herself
3 years
younger brother
Family with John N Houghton - View this family
husband
John N Houghton
Birth: about 1822Bidford on Avon, Warwickshire, England
Death: 1878Bidford on Avon, Warwickshire, England
herself
Marriage: November 6, 1845Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, England
Family with Charles Drury - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: between October 1879 and December 1879Alcester, Warwickshire, England
Charles Drury + Sarah Jinks - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage: July 17, 1849Islington, London, England
4 years
step-son

  1. Generation 1
    1. Sarah Smith Wilkes, daughter of Thomas Wilkes and Sarah Smith, was baptized on February 18, 1827 in Temple Grafton, Warwickshire, England and died on June 30, 1894 in Fladbury, Worcestershire, England at the age of 67. She married 2 times. The first time she married John N Houghton on November 6, 1845 in Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, England. He was born about 1822 in Bidford on Avon, Warwickshire, England and died in 1878 in Bidford on Avon, Warwickshire, England. The second time she married Charles Drury, son of Charles Drury and Elizabeth , between October 1879 and December 1879 in Alcester, Warwickshire, England. He was baptized on March 3, 1831 in Evesham, Worcestershire, England and died on January 20, 1881 in Pershore, Worcestershire, England at the age of 49.

Census

1861 England - Census transcript - John N Houghton - Household Piece: 2236, Folio: 35, Page: 19 Coal Wharf, 118, Town End, Bidford, Alcester, Warwickshire, England

Name Relation Condition AgeM AgeF Occupation Birthplace Infirm
John N Houghton head Mar 39 Coal dealer & farm 12 acres employ 2 men, 1 boy Bidford, Warwickshire
Sarah S Houghton wife Mar 34 Bidford, Warwickshire
Thomas Houghton nephew Unm 14 Cabin boy Stratford on Avon, Warwickshire
Census

1871 England - Census transcript - John N Houghton - Household Piece: 3213, Folio: 33, Page: 13 High Street, Bidford, Alcester, Warwickshire, England

Name Relation Condition AgeM AgeF Occupation Birthplace Infirm
John Houghton head Mar 48 Publican Bidford on Avon, Warwickshire
Sarah S Houghton wife Mar 44 Publicans wife Grafton, Warwickshire
Louisa E Squire niece 20 Publican niece Birmingham
Mary Ann Wilkes niece 12 Alcester, Warwickshire
Probate of Husband

Probate of Charles Drury

probate granted to Sarah Smith Drury of Fladbury widow the relict one of the executors

Probate

Probate granted to Mary Ann Houghton (wife of John Houghton) and Ellen Maria Taylor (wife of Charles Taylor) Effects £628 1s 8d