John VODDEN 

*26 Jun 1822 - †before 1891
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a) England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975 about John Vodden
Name:«tab»John Vodden
Gender:«tab»Male
Baptism Date:«tab»26 Jun 1822
Baptism Place:«tab»Bishops Tawton,Devon,England
Father:«tab» Thomas Vodden
Mother:«tab» Elizabeth
FHL Film Number:«tab»916815
Source Information:
Ancestry.com. England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014.
Original data: England, Births and Christenings, 1538-1975. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013.

1841 England Census
John Vodden Unmarried Apprentice Shoemaker to Richard Hill

1846 England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index: 1837-1983 Record
Name: John Vodden
Year of Registration: 1846
Quarter of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar
District: Torrington
Devon
Volume: 10
Page: 501

1851 England Census
Name: John Vodden
Age: 29
Estimated birth year: abt 1822
Relation: Head
Spouse's name: Ann
Gender: Male
Where born: Wear Gifford,, Devon, England
Civil parish: Little Torrington
/Island: Devon
Country: England
Registration district: Torrington
Sub-registration district: High Bickington
ED, institution, or vessel: 2
Household schedule number: 90
Household Members: Name Age
Robert Daymont 29
Frank Sanders 59
Ann Vodden 31
Elizabeth Vodden 4
John Vodden 29
Thomas Vodden 2
Source Citation: Class: HO107; Piece: 1894; Folio: 499; Page: 25; GSUroll: 221045.

1861 England Census
Name: John Vodden
Age: 42
Estimated birth year: abt 1819
Relation: Head
Gender: Male
Where born: St Giles,, Devon, England
Civil parish: Northam
Ecclesiastical parish: St Mary
Town: Appledore
/Island: Devon
Country: England
Registration district: Bideford
Sub-registration district: Northam
ED, institution, or vessel: 7
Household schedule number: 105
Household Members: Name Age
Charles Vodden 2
Elisabeth Vodden 14
John Vodden 42
Source Citation: Class: RG9; Piece: 1503; Folio: 104; Page: 20; GSU roll: 542823.

Moved to Cardiff, Glamorgan, South Wales between 1863 and 1866 when the Cardiff docks were in the height of their shipping business.

1881 British Census
Name Relation M/S Gender Age Birthplace Occupation
John VODDEN Head M Male 58 St Giles, Devon Dock Labourer
Jane S. VODDEN Wife M Female 45 Torrington, Devon
Charles VODDEN Son U Male 21 Appledore, Devon Blacksmiths Striker
John Hy. VODDEN Son U Male 18 Appledore, Devon Ironworks Labourer
Fanny Jane VODDEN Daur U Female 15 Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales
George Shellabeer VODDEN Son Male 7 Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales Scholar
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Source Information:
Dwelling 7 Railway Terrace
Census Place Llandaff, Glamorgan, Wales
Family History Library Film 1342270
Public Records Office Reference RG11
Piece / Folio 5282 / 1
Page Number 2

b) Ann PARR is mother of: Elizabeth VODDEN (*1847), Thomas VODDEN (*1849) and Charles VODDEN (*1860)

c) Jane Susannah SHELLABEAR is mother of: John Henry VODDEN (*1861), Elias VODDEN (*1862), John VODDEN (*1863), Fanny Jane VODDEN (*1866), Rhoda VODDEN (*1868), Eda VODDEN (*1871) and George Shellabear VODDEN (*1873)

Birth:
Occupation:
  • Shoemaker
  • 1851
Wedding: 2)
Occupation:
  • Dock Labourer
  • 1881
Death:
  • before 1891

Notes:

1) England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index: 1837-1983 Record
Name: John Vodden
Year of Registration: 1846
Quarter of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar
District: Torrington
: Devon
Volume: 10
Page: 501 (click to see others on page)

2) APPLEDORE PARISH CHURCH MARRIAGES, FICHE 12 (1858-1864)
Transcribed by David Carter
Taken from microfiche copies of parish registers, and made available by kind permission of the Revd. John Ewington.
(Abbreviations: FA - "full age", wid - "widow"/"widower", ba - "bachelor", sp - "spinster".)
DATE
HUSBAND STATUS AGE OCCUPATION BORN
WIFE STATUS AGE OCCUPATION BORN
GROOM'S FATHER OCCUPATION
BRIDE'S FATHER OCCUPATION

13 Apr 1862
John Vodden wid 41 Shoemaker East Appledore
Jane Susannah Shellebear 29 East Appledore
Robert Vodden Labourer
George Down Shellebear Glazier