The History of the Family of Drury

James DruryAge: 65 years18081874

Name
James Drury
Given names
James
Surname
Drury
Baptism August 14, 1808
Address: St Lawrence
Burial of a paternal grandmotherMary Byrd
August 29, 1811 (Age 3 years)
Address: St Lawrence
Death of a fatherHenry Byrd Drury
July 6, 1837 (Age 28 years)
Burial of a fatherHenry Byrd Drury
July 9, 1837 (Age 28 years)
Address: St Lawrence
MarriageMary HamblinView this family
June 23, 1838 (Age 29 years)
Address: St James
Birth of a daughter
#1
Elizabeth Emma Drury
between July 1839 and September 1839 (Age 30 years)
Address: St James
Census June 6, 1841 (Age 32 years)
Address: St James Place, St James
Baptism of a daughterMary Sarah Harriet Drury
August 5, 1842 (Age 33 years)
Address: St James, Piccadilly
Note: Born 6 Jun
Burial of a motherElizabeth Rimell
February 8, 1845 (Age 36 years)
Address: St Lawrence
Death of a wifeMary Hamblin
between January 1850 and March 1850 (Age 41 years)
Census March 30, 1851 (Age 42 years)
Address: Heathen Street (modern name: Eden St)
Note: 1851 England - Census transcript - James Drury - Household
MarriageSophia PymanView this family
December 27, 1851 (Age 43 years)
Address: St Mary
Birth of a daughter
#2
Julia Sophia Drury
April 8, 1854 (Age 45 years)
Baptism of a daughterJulia Sophia Drury
April 30, 1854 (Age 45 years)
Address: All Saints
Census April 7, 1861 (Age 52 years)
Address: Buckley View, Buckley Hill
Will May 9, 1862 (Age 53 years)
Probate of 2nd Cousin once removed February 2, 1863 (Age 54 years)

Death of a brotherSamuel Drury
May 25, 1868 (Age 59 years)
Burial of a brotherSamuel Drury
June 1, 1868 (Age 59 years)
Address: St James
Death of a sisterMary Drury
January 27, 1870 (Age 61 years)
Probate of Sister April 29, 1870 (Age 61 years)
Death of a daughterElizabeth Emma Drury
between July 1870 and September 1870 (Age 61 years)
Census April 2, 1871 (Age 62 years)
Address: St Germain Road Brockley View
Marriage of a childJohn Marsh HortonMary Sarah Harriet DruryView this family
between January 1872 and March 1872 (Age 63 years)
Death March 24, 1874 (Age 65 years)
Probate June 1, 1874 (2 months after death)
Address: Principal Registry Of The Family Division, High Court Of Justice
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: April 16, 1795Weston Subedge, Gloucestershire, England
6 months
elder sister
18 months
elder brother
20 months
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
Charles Drury
Baptism: May 31, 1801 27 28Weston Subedge, Gloucestershire, England
Death: July 22, 1879Broadway, Worcestershire, England
3 years
elder sister
5 years
himself
Family with Mary Hamblin - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: June 23, 1838Westminster, London, England
15 months
daughter
Elizabeth Emma Drury
Birth: between July 1839 and September 1839 30Westminster, London, England
Death: between July 1870 and September 1870Lewisham, London, England
3 years
daughter
Family with Sophia Pyman - View this family
himself
wife
Sophia Pyman
Birth: 1816Walton on the Naze, Essex, England
Death: between October 1906 and December 1906Deal, Kent, England
Marriage: December 27, 1851Dedham, Essex, England
2 years
daughter
Julia Sophia Drury
Birth: April 8, 1854 45 38Surbiton, Surrey, England
Death: between October 1945 and December 1945Dover, Kent, England
Joseph Cracknell + Mary Hamblin - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: September 9, 1816Westminster, London, England

  1. Generation 1
    1. James Drury, son of Henry Byrd Drury and Elizabeth Rimell, was baptized on August 14, 1808 in Weston Subedge, Gloucestershire, England and died on March 24, 1874 in Brockley, London, England at the age of 65. He married 2 times. The first time he married Mary Hamblin, daughter of Tom Hamblin, on June 23, 1838 in Westminster, London, England. She died between January 1850 and March 1850 in Holborn, London, England. The second time he married Sophia Pyman on December 27, 1851 in Dedham, Essex, England. She was born in 1816 in Walton on the Naze, Essex, England and died between October 1906 and December 1906 in Deal, Kent, England.

      Children of James Drury and Mary Hamblin:

      1. Elizabeth Emma Drury (18391870)
      2. Mary Sarah Harriet Drury (18421923)

      Children of James Drury and Sophia Pyman:

      1. Julia Sophia Drury (18541945)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Elizabeth Emma Drury, daughter of James Drury and Mary Hamblin, was born between July 1839 and September 1839 in Westminster, London, England and died between July 1870 and September 1870 in Lewisham, London, England.

    2. Mary Sarah Harriet Drury, daughter of James Drury and Mary Hamblin, was baptized on August 5, 1842 in Middlesex, England and died on September 25, 1923 in Forest Hill, London, England at the age of 81. She married John Marsh Horton, son of Benjamin Horton and Sarah , between January 1872 and March 1872 in Lewisham, London, England. He was baptized on April 15, 1836 in Lewisham, London, England and died between October 1901 and December 1901 in Lewisham, London, England.

      Children of Mary Sarah Harriet Drury and John Marsh Horton:

      1. Percival James Horton (18851960)
      2. Stanley Drury Horton (18761910)
    3. Julia Sophia Drury, daughter of James Drury and Sophia Pyman, was born on April 8, 1854 in Surbiton, Surrey, England and died between October 1945 and December 1945 in Dover, Kent, England.

  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Percival James Horton, son of John Marsh Horton and Mary Sarah Harriet Drury, was born on May 9, 1885 in Brockley, London, England and died on June 18, 1960 in Bexhill, Sussex, England at the age of 75.

    2. Stanley Drury Horton, son of John Marsh Horton and Mary Sarah Harriet Drury, was born about 1876 in Brockley, London, England and died between January 1910 and March 1910 in Whitechapel, London, England.

Census

1841 England - Census transcript - James Drury - Household Piece: 736, Book: 3, Folio: 15, Page: 24 St James Place, St James, St James Westminster, London & Middlesex, England

Name AgeM AgeF Occupation BiC SIF
James Drury 33 Barristers clerk n
Mary Drury 35 y
Elizabeth Drury 1 y
Census

1851 England - Census transcript - James Drury - Household Piece: 1603, Folio: 156, Page: 19 Heathen Street (modern name: Eden St), Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, England

Name Relation Condition AgeM AgeF Occupation Birthplace Infirm
James Drury lodger Wid 42 Clerk to practising barrister Gloucestershire, England
Census

1861 England - Census transcript - James Drury - Household Piece: 417, Folio: 71, Page: 23 Buckley View, Buckley Hill, Lewisham, London & Kent, England

Name Relation Condition AgeM AgeF Occupation Birthplace Infirm
James Drury head Mar 52 Clerk to one of her Majesty's council Willersey, Gloucestershire
Sophia Drury wife Mar 45 wife Walton on the Naze, Essex
Elizabeth A Drury daughter Unm 21 Middx, St James
Mary S H Drury daughter Unm 18 Middx, Hammersmith
Julia S Drury daughter Unm 6 Scholar Kingston on Thames, Surrey
Elizabeth Clark Servant Unm 21 Servant Wimbledon, Surrey
Probate of 2nd Cousin once removed

Probate of James Drury of Stancombe (sic)

The will of James Drury formerly of Weston-sub-Edge but late of Stancombe both in the county of Gloucester Yeoman deceased who died 13 November 1862 at Stancombe aforesaid was proved at the Principal Registry by the oath of James Drury of Brockley View Sydenham in the County of Kent Gentleman the sole Executor. Effects under £600

Probate of Sister

Probate of Mary Nightingale

The will of Mary Nightingale late of Saintbury in the county of Gloucester Widow deceased who died 27 January 1870 at Saintbury aforesaid was proved at the Principal Registry by the oath of James Drury of Brockley Hill Forest Hill in the county of Kent Gentleman the brother one of the surviving Executors

Census

1871 England - Census transcript - James Drury - Household Piece: 772, Folio:61, Page:27 St Germain Road Brockley View, Lewisham, London & Kent, England

Name Relation Condition AgeM AgeF Occupation Birthplace Infirm
James Drury head Mar 62 Barristers Clerk Willersey, Gloucestershire
Sophia Drury wife Mar 58 Walton le Soken, Essex
Mary Sarah Drury daughter Unm 28 Hammersmith, Middlesex
Julia Sophia Drury daughter Unm 16 Surbiton, Surrey
Fanny Martin servant 22 Gillingham, Dorset
Probate

Probate of James Drury

Will with 2 codicils proved by widow Sophia Drury widow the relict sole executrix. Efects under £300

WillWill of James Drury
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Type: Manuscript
DeathDeath certificate
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Type: Certificate