Anthony KNIBBS, son of Richard KNIBBS and Sarah BUTLER , was born bef. 24 January 1848 in Swerford, Oxfordshire, England. He married Mary VEASEY bet. October and December, 1870 in Kings Norton District, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England. He died 09 November 1895 in Ipsley, Warwickshire, England. Mary VEASEY was born 24 January 1848 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England. She died bet. July and September, 1937 in Birmingham District, Warwickshire, England.

Children of Anthony KNIBBS and Mary VEASEY are:
1. Albert KNIBBS, b. 11 August 1871 See Albert KNIBBS & Sarah CHINN
2. Fanny KNIBBS, b. 11 February 1875
3. Lizzie KNIBBS, b. bet. July and September, 1877 See Charles William BOTT & Lizzie KNIBBS
4. George KNIBBS, b. 28 July 1884 See George KNIBBS & Henrietta May BOTT
5. Agnes KNIBBS, b. bet. July and September, 1876
6. Mary KNIBBS, b. bet. October and December, 1880
7. Eliza KNIBBS, b. bet. July and September, 1882

Marriage Notes for Anthony KNIBBS\Mary VEASEY:

It is a conjecture that Anthony's wife Mary was indeed Mary Veasey. It's a conjecture that the marriage that this is the correct marriage although it seems most likely.

Notes for Anthony KNIBBS:

Anthony can be seen at the 1871 census living at Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England with his wife Mary, at the home of his father Richard Knibbs.
Richard Knibbs Head Widr 64 Labourer & Chaff Cutter Oxford Swinford
Anthony Knibbs Son Mar 23 Brass Founder Oxford Swinford
Mary Knibbs Daur in Law Mar 23 Warwick Birmingham

The 1881 British Census shows Anthony and his family living at 2A Vine Place, Dart St., Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire:
Anthony KNIBBS Head M Male 32 Swerford, Oxford, England Chandelier Maker
Mary KNIBBS Wife M Female 32 Birmingham, Warwick, England
Albert KNIBBS Son Male 9 Birmingham, Warwick, England Scholar
Fanny KNIBBS Daur Female 6 Birmingham, Warwick, England Scholar
Lizzie KNIBBS Daur Female 3 Birmingham, Warwick, England

Anthony can be seen at the 1891 census living at Crabbs Cross, Model Cottages Ipsley Warwickshire:
Anthony Knibbs Head Mar 43 Cycle Fitter Swerford Oxfordshire
Mary Knibbs Wife Mar 43 Birmingham Warwickshire
Louisa Knibbs Dau 13 Birmingham Warwickshire
George Knibbs Son 6 Birmingham Warwickshire
Fanny Veasey Ma-Law Wid 72 Hixon Staffordshire

I suspect that Louisa in 1891 above is probably the same as Lizzie who was listed in the 1881 census.

From the Evesham Standard & West Midland Observer - 16 November 1895:
Births, Marriages, Deaths.
KNIBBS. - November 9,at Crabb's Cross, Ipsley,
Anthony Knibbs, aged 47.

Sources for Anthony KNIBBS:

  1. Oxfordshire Parish Register - Swerford,
  2. GRO England & Wales, GRO England & Wales gives 1Qtr1848 
  3. Satchwell.FTW, Date of Import: Nov 4, 2000
  4. Personal Contact with Ron Hands,
  5., England & Wales, Death Index: 1837-1983 
  6. 1861 British Census,
  7. 1871 British Census,
  8. 1891 Census for Warwickshire,

Notes for Mary VEASEY:

IN 1851, Mary was 3 years old and living with her parents at Fordrough Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire:
John Veasey Head Mar 45 Coal Labourer Warwick Newton
Fanny Veasey Wife 35 Stafford Hixon
Ann Veasey Daur 8 Scholar Stafford Stoke
Solomon Veasey Son 6 Scholar Warwick Birmingham
Mary Veasey Daur 3 Scholar Warwick Birmingham
William Veasey Son 9m Warwock Birmingham

We see Maryy in 1861, aged 13, living with her mother and siblings at 11 Windmill Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire:
Fanny Veasey Head Mar Staffordshire Stow
Ann Veasey Daur 18 UnM Hair Platter Stoke Staffordshire
Solomon Veasey Son 16 Tube Drawer Warwick Birmingham
Mary Veasey Daur 13 Lapidary Warwickshire Birmingham
John Veasey Son 8 Scholar Warwickshire Birmingham

The 1901 census shows Mary living at 3 Herbert Road Victoria Terrace, Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire with daughter Fanny and son George.
Mary Knibbs Head Wid 53 Birmingham 
Fanny Knibbs Daur UnM 26 Cycle Fitter Birmingham
George Knibbs Son UnM 16 Brass Fitter Birmingham
Edward T Bird Boarder UnM 28 Metal Warehouseman

Sources for Mary VEASEY:

  1. 1881 British Census,
  2. Satchwell.FTW,
  3., England & Wales, Death Index: 1837-1983 
  4. 1861 British Census,

Notes for Fanny KNIBBS:

At the 1891 census, Fanny can be seen living at 57 George Street, Kings Norton, Balsall Heath, Birmingham, Warwickshire, aged 16 years and working as a General Domestic Servant in the household of Charles Hibberd and his wife Sarah.

Sources for Fanny KNIBBS:

  1. 1881 British Census,
  2. GRO England & Wales,
  3., England & Wales, Birth Index: 1837-1983 
  4. - Birmingham, England, Baptisms, 1813-1912,
  5. 1901 British Census,

Notes for Agnes KNIBBS:

Agnes died as an infant.

Sources for Agnes KNIBBS:

  1. GRO England & Wales,
  2., England & Wales, Death Index: 1837-1983 

Notes for Mary KNIBBS:

Sources for Mary KNIBBS:

  1., England & Wales, Death Index: 1837-1983 

Notes for Eliza KNIBBS:

Sources for Eliza KNIBBS:

  1. GRO England & Wales,
  2., England & Wales, Death Index: 1837-1983