Edward WALDEN was born abt. 1852 in Wigginton, Oxfordshire, England. He married Emily Jane SPENCER 23 June 1889 in Wigginton, Oxfordshire, England. He died bet. January and March, 1922 in Warwick District, Warwickshire, England. Emily Jane SPENCER was born abt. 1862 in Great Tew, Oxfordshire, England. She died bet. October and December, 1936 in Warwick District, Warwickshire, England.


Children of Edward WALDEN and Emily Jane SPENCER are:
1. Albert WALDEN, b. bet. October and December, 1890
2. Thomas Henry WALDEN, b. bet. April and June, 1893
3. Percy Arthur WALDEN, b. bet. July and September, 1894
4. Margaret Priscilla WALDEN, b. bet. April and June, 1897
5. Elsie Joyce WALDEN, b. bet. January and March, 1901

Other Marriages/Unions for Edward WALDEN:
See Edward WALDEN & Lucy Elizabeth ANNIS

Other Marriages/Unions for Emily Jane SPENCER:
See UNKNOWN & Emily Jane SPENCER


Notes for Edward WALDEN:

In 1871, we see Edward living at Wigginton, Oxfordshire with his uncle James Walden:
James Walden Head Wid Agricultural Labourer Oxon Wigginton
Edward Walden Nephew UnM 19 Agricultural Labourer Oxon Wigginton
Ann Nicholls Servant Wid 42 Housekeeper Oxon Wigginton
William Nicholls Lodger UnM 15 Agricultural Labourer Oxon Wigginton
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The 1881 census shows Lucy as living at Wigginton, Oxfordshire with her third husband Edward Walden, and five of her seven children living at the Cottage, Wigginton
Edward Walden Head Mar 29 Gen Lab Oxon Wigginton
Lucy Walden Wife Mar Gen Lab Wife Oxon Swerford
Ann Knibbs Step Daur 10 Scholar Oxon Wigginton
Sarah E Walden Daur 7 Scholar Oxon Wiggington
Ellen J Walden Daur 4 Scholar Oxon Wiggington
William G Walden Son 3 Scholar Oxon Wiggington
John Walden Son 2 months Oxon Wiggington
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Edward married Emily Spencer in 1889.
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In 1891, Edward was living at Wigginton with his second wife Emily:
Edward Walden Head Mar 39 Agricultural Labour Oxon Wigginton
Emily J Walden Wife Mar 28 Oxon Great Tew
William Walden Son 12 Scholar Oxon Wigginton
John Walden Son 10 Scholar Oxon Wigginton
Adeliade Spencer Step-Daur 6 Scholar Oxon Great Tew
Albert Walden Son 5 mnth Oxon Wigginton

The census identified that John Walden had been lame from childhood.
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The 1901 census shows Edward living at Rowington, Warwickshire with his second wife Jane (Emily Jane) Spencer, and their 4 children Albert (11), Thomas (8), Percy (7) and Margaret (4). Also living with them is Jack Walden aged 20. I believe this to be his son John from his first marriage.
Edward Walden Head M 49 Cattleman On Farm Oxford Wigginton
Jane Walden Wife M 39 Oxford Great Tew
Jack Walden Son S 20 Gen Agric Lab Oxford Wigginton
Albert Walden Son 11 Oxford Wiggenton
Thomas H Walden 8 Warwick Epwell
Percy A Walden Son 7 Warwick Granborough
Margaret P Walden Daur 4 Warwick Granborough

Jack above is probably John.
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In 1911, Edward was living at Rowington Green, Warwickshire:
Edward Walden Head 69 Married Farm Labourer Wigginton Oxfordshire
Emily Jane Waldern Wife 49 Married (20 years) Great Tew Oxfordshire
Thomas Henry Walden Son 18 Single Farm Labourer Stratford Grove Oxfordshire
Percy Arthur Walden Son 16 Single Farm Labourer Calcut Granborough(?) Warwickshire
Margaret Priscilla Walden Daughter 14 Single Warwick Warwickshire
Elsie Joyce Walden Daughter 9 Rowington Warwickshire

Sources for Edward WALDEN:

  1. Oxfordshire Parish Register - Wiggington,
  2. GRO England & Wales,
  3. 1881 British Census,
  4. 1891 British Census,
  5. 1901 British Census,
  6. 1911 British Census,

Notes for Emily Jane SPENCER:

Whilst the Wiggington PR transcript gives Emily as of Wiggington, the 1881 census says she was born at Great Tew, Oxfordshire. She is listed as Jane in the 1881 census and seen to be living at Enstone, Oxfordshire with Daniel Boulter and his son Oscar, working as a Domestic Servant/Housemaid.
Daniel BOULTER W Male 71 Sarsden, Oxford, England Farmer 317 Acres Emp 8 Labors & 2 Boys
Oscar BOULTER U Male 41 Walford, Hertford, England Farmers Son
Jane SPENCER U Female 17 Gt Tew, Oxford, England Domestic Serv Housemaid

Sources for Emily Jane SPENCER:

  1. GRO England & Wales,
  2. 1901 British Census,

Notes for Albert WALDEN:

Sources for Albert WALDEN:

  1. 1901 British Census,
  2. FreeBMD, FreeBMD gave date and Banbury District 

Notes for Thomas Henry WALDEN:

Sources for Thomas Henry WALDEN:

  1. 1901 British Census,
  2. FreeBMD, FreeBMD gave middle name, date and Banbury District 
  3. 1911 British Census,

Notes for Percy Arthur WALDEN:

Percy died aged 60.

Sources for Percy Arthur WALDEN:

  1. 1901 British Census,
  2. FreeBMD, FreeBMD gave middle name, date and Rugby District 
  3. GRO England & Wales,
  4. 1911 British Census,

Notes for Margaret Priscilla WALDEN:

Sources for Margaret Priscilla WALDEN:

  1. 1901 British Census,
  2. FreeBMD, FreeBMD gave middle name, date and Warwick District 

Notes for Elsie Joyce WALDEN:

Sources for Elsie Joyce WALDEN:

  1. 1911 British Census,
  2. GRO England & Wales,