Edward WHITTON was born abt. 1832 in Weston, Northamptonshire, England. He married Mary Ann KNIBBS bet. April and June, 1862 in Brackley District, Northamptonshire, England. He died bet. April and June, 1903 in Battle District, Sussex, England. Mary Ann KNIBBS, daughter of William KNIBBS and Ann MERRY , was born abt. 1833 in Brackley, Northamptonshire, England. She died bet. April and June, 1926 in Battle District, Sussex, England.


Children of Edward WHITTON and Mary Ann KNIBBS are:
1. Edward Knibbs WHITTON, b. abt. 1864 See Edward Knibbs WHITTON & Harriett Edith COGGINS
2. Annie Elizabeth WHITTON, b. bet. January and March, 1866 See ? & Annie Elizabeth WHITTON

Notes for Edward WHITTON:

In 1861, we see Edward living at St James, Brackley, Northamptonshire with his future wife and future mother-in-law:
Ann Knibbs Head Wid 58 Saddlers Widow Bucks Thornton
Mary Ann Knibbs Daur UnM 28 Dressmaker Northts Brackley
Edward Whitton Boarder UnM 29 Saddler Manager Northts Kingssmith(?)
Edward Footman(?) Apprentice UnM 18 Saddler Apprentice Northts Kingssmith(?)
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In 1881, we see Edward and family living at Weston, Weedon Loys, Northampton
Edward Whitton Head Mar 49 Farmer Of 145 Acres Employing 1 Man & 2 Boys Weston Northampton
Mary Ann Whitton Wife Mar 48 Farmers Wife Brackley Northampton
Edward K Whitton Son UnM 17 Farmers Son Brackley Northampton
Annne E Whitton Daur 16 Farmers D Brackley Northampton
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In 1891, we see Edward and family living at Weston Village, Northamtonshire:
Edward Whitton Head Mar 59 Farmer Weston Northamtonshire
Mar Ann Whitton Wife Mar 58 Brackley Northamptonshire
Edward K Whitton Son UnM 27 Farmers Son Brackley Northamptonshire
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In 1901, we see Edward and his wife living at Marley Cottages, Battle, Sussex:
Edward Whitton Head Mar 69 Farmer Northampton Lois Weedon
Mary Ann Whitton Wife Mar 68 Northampton Brackley
Edward K Whitton Son Mar 37 Farmers Son Northampton Brackley
Annie E Whitton Daur UnM 36 Northampton Brackley
Harry P L Whitton G.Son 4 London Willesden Park

Sources for Edward WHITTON:

  1. 1881 British Census,
  2. GRO England & Wales,
  3. 1861 British Census,

Notes for Mary Ann KNIBBS:

In 1851, we see Mary and her sister living at Chapel Street, Luton, Bedfordshire:
Richard King Head Mar 32 Straw(?) Manufacturer Beds Houghton
Sarah King Wife Mar 36 Bonnet Sewer Beds Dunstable
Charles Saunders Visitor Mar 23 Cattle Dealer Beds Storfold(?)
Susan Saunders Visitor Mar 25 Bucks Northam
Mary Ann Knibbs Lodger UnM 21 Bonnet Sewer Northampton Brackley
Catherine Knibbs Lodger UnM 18 Dress Maker Northampton Brackley
Harriett Newman Cousin Cousin UnM 13 Bonnet Sewer Stafford Colston
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We see Mary in 1911, living at Black Horse Road, Battle, Sussex:
Mary Ann Whitton Head 78 Wid Brackley Northamptonshire
Edward Knibbs Whitton Son Mar 47 Artistic Worker in Used Stamps Brackley Northamptonshire

Edward's wife, Edith, was living at a different location at the time.

Sources for Mary Ann KNIBBS:

  1. 1841 British Census,
  2. 1881 British Census,
  3. GRO England & Wales,
  4. 1851 British Census,