William Joseph PHELP was born abt. 1819 in Shintinfield, Suffolk, England. He married Emily Marianne KNIBBS 16 December 1839 in Aldergate, London, Middlesex, England. He died bet. January and March, 1893 in Camberwell District, London, Middlesex, England. Emily Marianne KNIBBS, daughter of Francis KNIBBS and Mary Ann SODEN , was born bef. 25 June 1820 in Middle Barton, Oxfordshire, England. She died UNKNOWN.


Children of William Joseph PHELP and Emily Marianne KNIBBS are:
1. Isabella PHELP, b. abt. 1843
2. Selena PHELP, b. abt. 1848

Marriage Notes for William Joseph PHELP\Emily Marianne KNIBBS:

Emily and William are understood to have married in the "East London District"


Notes for William Joseph PHELP:

We first see William and Emily in 1851, living at 11 Anthiny Road, St George in the East, Tower Hamlets, London:
William Phelp Head Mar 32 Carter Suffolk, Heaving(?)
Emily Phelp Wife Mar 31 Oxfordshire Barton
Isabella Phelp Daur 8 Scholar Middlesex St George in the East
Selina Phelp Daur 2 Middlesex St George in the East
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We see William in 1861, living at 6 Portland Street, Lambeth:
William I Phelp Head Mar 41 Porter Suffolk Rippon(?)
Emily M Phelp Wife Mar 40 Oxford Barton
Isabella Phelp Daur 18 Teacher Middlesex St George East
Selena Phelp Daur 12 Scholar Middlesex St George East
Agnes Knibb Visitor 9 Middlesex St George East

I believe Agnes is Agnes Louisa Knibbs, the daughter of Henry Theodore Burt, Emily's half brother.
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In 1871, the family were living at 6 Portland Place, St Mary Newington, Lambeth, London:
William J Phelp Head Mar 51 Traveller Suffolk Shintingfield
Emily E Phelp Wife Mar 50 Oxfordshire Barton
Isabella Phelp Daur UnM 27 Book Folder Middlesex St George East
Selena Phelp Daur UnM 22 Book Folder Middlesex St George East

Sources for William Joseph PHELP:

  1. Will of Francis Knibbs, bap 1793,
  2. FreeBMD, gave middle name of Whitmarsh 
  3. 1861 British Census, gave middle initial 
  4. 1851 British Census,
  5. GRO England & Wales,
  6. Ancestry.com - Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921,
  7. 1871 British Census,

Notes for Emily Marianne KNIBBS:

Sources for Emily Marianne KNIBBS:

  1. Oxfordshire Parish Register - Steeple Barton,

Notes for Isabella PHELP:

Isabella died aged just 29.

Sources for Isabella PHELP:

  1. 1861 British Census,
  2. GRO England & Wales,
  3. 1871 British Census,

Notes for Selena PHELP:

Selena married a man named George Trenouth during q3/1873 at St Saviours District, Southwarlk, London. They emigrated to Sydney, New South Wales in Australia, arriving July 1874. I believe they had 10 children.

Sources for Selena PHELP:

  1. 1861 British Census,
  2. 1871 British Census,