*6 Aug 1773 - †1853
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a) [Vodden4.FTW]

8 aug

1822-62 deeds of a mortgage of Inn-
Old Inn Brewery, Well St, Gt Torrington.
Bought House
Occupied by John Lloyd ( son in law) after his death in 1857

1841 Census Well st
age 66 Wheelwright
and Grace age 62
William Squire grandson Age 19
Robert age 26 Sawyer
Henry Squire age5
Grace Squire age 6 monthe

Carpenter Wheelwright/ Master aged 77
in house of son in law

J - june july death

Appreticeship wheelwright
Journeyman Master
Master wheelwright 1799 at marriage
of St Giles in the Wood and 140 Well St Gt Torrington
Dagerotype photo of family ? expensive to have taken, shows three
(4) generations outside his shop about 1849 taken with a wheel on the
pavement.He is wearing a top hat.
Whole house occupied! NM
Two daughters, Elizabeth and Eliza, married frenchmen (brother
leimone) and lived in Paris.
One of these lived through Siege of Paris (Eliza) Her husband
(Lemoine) was disapeared presumably shot and she eventuall died in
Dieppe and was burried there.
1819 Grave of daughter ( Mary?) aged 1, MI ,daughter of Henry
1822 Bought lease of Inn/ Brewery 1822-62 (Deeds of Morgage)
The Old Inn Well Street 40 year lease.
1820 Piggots dir Wheelwright Calf St Gt Torrington (Business premises
1830 Piggot directory Henry Squire Wheelwright Well St.
Squire of Gt Torrington burried St Giles in the wood.
1833 Eldest son, Henry, died aged 23 St Giles in the Wood, grave which
later he himself was buried in.
Henry's son Frank became a pianomaker, like John Squire, Henry's
son.and his sister Margaret's husband, William Brinstread
1841 Census Wheelwright aged 66, living in house of son in law (John
Lloyd had taken over by 1857) . Who was John married too? ,Ann? )
Well St Gt Torrington no elizabeth beer brindmead.
1850 Directory of Devon Henry Squire Gt Torrington Wheelwright Well
1851 census aged 77 Carpenter wheelwright /Master Well St with wife a
Glover in house of son in law ( )
He died in 1853 age 80 widower. Grace died two years before him.
1857 Billings Dir still lists Henry Squire wheelwright - Calf St
Torrington Devon

  • Wheelwright
  • Wheelwright
  • Carpenter
  • 1799