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BALDREY

Marjorie Delker (View posts)
Posted: 28 Jun 1998 6:00AM GMT
Classification: Query
Looking for information on decendents of the following:
JOSHUA KIRBY BALDREY, married Mary Jane Copsey June 12, 1808
They had 11 children. Many of the Baldrey families lived in Cambridgeshire lived He died Dec 6th (1828?) at Hatfield Wood Side, Hertfordshire. He was listed in Cooper's Annals of Cambridge as having "established his reputation as an artist by an accurate engraving of the eastern window of King's College Chapel. He published 'A Disertation on the Windows of King's College Chapel, Cambridge', 1818. This ingenious man died in indigence leaving a widow and eleven children totally unprovided for."

Also, looking for information on his sons/decendents:

1. JOSHUA COPSEY BALDREY bapt. June 15, 1810 at St Mary the Great Parish. wife, Sara. Occupation listed in the 1851 census for St Andrews the Less Parish was Parish Clerk, Lodge Keeper, Mill Road, Lodge Joshua Copsey Baldrey's son, ANDREW BALDREY was a LtCol in Military. Andrew had 4 children, FRANK BALDREY(who planned to become a veterinarian) Valentine, b 1874, Gertrude b. 1883, and Dyson b. 1882. Another son of Joshua, WILLIAM BALDREY, was in the Civil Service and had at least 6 children. Two other sons were JAMES BALDREY b. 1848 and JONATHAN BALDREY b. 1850.

2. JOHN MARSHALL BALDREY m. Jane McGee Lions. Listed in 1858 census as master and mistress of endowed school in Orwell. 6 children: Agnes m. Chas Fuller and lived in Birmingham; Fanny never m.; Thomas emigrated to America; Edward emigrated to America; John Alexander emigrated to America; Eleanor m. Fred Anderson, a widower, and had a truck garden in Workington. Eleanor and Fred Anderson had 3 children Dora, b 1885; John b 1889; and Maud b 1890

3. JOSEPH DEIGHTON BALDREY b. 12/1817. d. 1889. m. Pheobe Schowen. In 1851 census of St Giles Parish, Cambridge, his address was Coffins Court Castle Street and his occupation was gardener. Seven children: Mary Jane b 1841 m. __Leete; Susanna b 1845 m. Fred Hinson d. 1920; EDWARD BALDREY; ANDREW BALDREY; HENRY BALDREY m. Melvina Loomis and come to US; Minnie b. 1853; ALFRED BALDREY b. 1847. Edward had at least 3 children: EMERT BALDREY who was in Australia in 1939; DAVID BALDREY; Laura.

4. SAMUEL KIRBY BALDREY b 12/1823
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Marjorie Delker 28 Jun 1998 12:00PM GMT 
Michael Hindle 11 Jan 2001 12:00PM GMT 
sue 7 Feb 2004 9:49PM GMT 
William Baldrey 23 Feb 2004 4:15AM GMT 
richardcochra... 14 Feb 2013 2:49PM GMT 
fachfaber 1 Aug 2008 7:59PM GMT 
Richardbaldri... 4 Oct 2009 4:13PM GMT 
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