George was born in 1807 on March 31st and was baptised on August 23rd.
in the parish church records of All Saints, Husbands Bosworth)
on the 29th April, George marries Elizabeth
Linthwaite(75) at St. Margaret
George’s occupation is Butcher and his residence at the time of marriage is
Husband Bosworth. Elizabeth’s
residence is W?
Both fathers of the couple, Thomas Loomes and John Linthwaite occupations are
The witnesses are down as William and Mary Linthwaite.
(Elizabeth’s brother and sister)
Linthwaite was baptised January20th 1818 at St Leonard’s, Leicester. She
was the daughter of John Varly
Linthwaite and Jane Jackson. (Go to Link to Other Families)
1. George(76) was born on the 20th
October 1839, in the village of
the 1841 census George (33), Elizabeth (24) and George (1) are living on
2. Louisa Linthwaite(77) was baptised on September 20th 1842.
3. Mary Jane
Linthwaite(78) was baptised on
December 9th 1848 and was
buried on 14th January 1849
aged 7 weeks.
4. Mary Jane(79) was baptised on April 10th 1850 and was buried on the April 14th
aged 5 days.
the 1851 census George (43)
and Elizabeth (34) along with the
children, George (12) and Louisa
are living on Freemans Yard, Husbands Bosworth.
George is down as being
born in Husbands Bosworth as is Louisa,
is down as Fleckney and Elizabeth
just says Leicestershire.
George’s occupation is Agricultural Labourer as is his son George.
In 1853 George appeared in court charged with breaching the peace, click here to read about this story that appeared in the LEICESTER CHRONICLE, November 5.
Elizabeth Loomes died in 1854 aged 35; she was buried on
February 8th (recorded in the parish church records of All Saints,
In 1860 George is a tenant living in a house in Husband Bosworth which is up for sale by public auction, click here to read about this story that appeared in the Northampton Mercury August 11.
the 1861 census George (51), George (21) and Louisa (19) are living on Bosworth
George’s occupation is Agricultural Labourer, George is Carter and Louisa is Dressmaker.
In the 1871
(61), is living on Walton Road,
Husbands Bosworth with his niece Elizabeth (48) and her husband Charles Goodman (48).
Others living with Charles and Elizabeth are their son Frances
(21), and Elizabeth’s Cousin
Ann Watson (21). They have 2 Servants Martha
Seaton (16) and John Caldwell (19).
Watson is the daughter of George’s Sister, Frances Mary.
the daughter of George’s Brother, John.
George Loomes died in 1880 aged 73; he was buried on January 9th. (Recorded in
the parish church
records of All Saints, Husbands Bosworth) In his Last Will & Testament, written
in 1869, George mentions his son George and daughter Louisa.
What Happened to......................?
See CHAPTER FIVE
2. Louisa.................. in the parish
church records of All Saints, Husbands Bosworth I came across Louisa Loomes who had a baby girl, Sarah Jane(80) baptised on May 2nd
1860. Sarah Jane
Loomes was buried 20th July 1860 aged 3
28th July 1864 Louisa
married Edmund Joseph Cave at All
Saints, Husbands Bosworth. Edmund’s occupation
is down as Mason, which is the same occupation put down for his father John.
Louisa's father George is down as a Labourer.
Witnesses are down as Charles Henry Cave and Ellen Mary Cave, Edmund's brother and sister.
For more information on Louisa and Edmund click here to go the the Cave family link
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