William Dawe1,2

(circa 1765 - after 1851)

BMDB data

     William Dawe was born cir. 1765 Meavy, DEV, ENG, age in 51 unclear, don't think it's 86.1
     William Dawe married Elizabeth Willcocks on 3 Oct 1786 at Meavy, Devon, both of this parish, both signed (Daw, Willcocks), wit Walter Willcock and John Creber.3,4,5,2
     William Dawe died aft. 1851 ?Buckland Monachorum, DEV, ENG.6
     William & Betty (SCOBEL) DAW were baptizing their children just before William and Elizabeth (WILLCOCKS) DAW begin baptizing theirs. Although this may be either a complete coincidence, or an indication of a connection, William, born 1765ish can at closest, be a cousin.7

Census/Where lived/Occupations

     William Dawe appeared on the census of 1841 Burgon?, Par. of Meavy, DEV, ENG, with Elizabeth Willcocks, as DAWE: William 76 ag lab; Elizabeth 76, both b DEV (NB enumerators were instructed to round ages down to the nearest multiple of 5.)8 William Dawe appeared on the census of 1851 in the Toll House, Buckland Monachorum, DEV, ENG, as a visitor to Walter Willcocks and Ann Dawe.1

Names

     His surname was recorded as Daw.9

Family

Elizabeth Willcocks (cir. 1765 - Mar 1852)
Children
  • Richard Dawe2 (cir. Jul 1787 - cir. Dec 1843)
  • William Dawe10 (cir. Dec 1789 - Feb 1870)
  • John Dawe5 (cir. Jul 1792 - Jul 1860)
  • Jenny Dawe11 (cir. Oct 1793 - )
  • Walter Dawe12,13 (cir. Sep 1795 - aft. 1860)
  • Elizabeth Daw14 (Oct 1798 - )
  • Ann Dawe9 (Mar 1801 - Dec 1886)
  • Thomas Willcocks Dawe15 (Jan 1806 - )
ChartsWilliam & Elizabeth (WILLCOCKS) DAWE of Meavy, (DEV)
Last Edited14 Sep 2016

Citations

  1. 1851 Census images, England & Wales, via Ancestry.com, Buckland Monachorum, DEV HO107/1883 ED 2a Sched 38, hsehold of Walter & Ann WILLCOCKS, extracted Jan 2007.
  2. Births marriages burials: DEV, ENG, Bap. 1787 Richard to William & Elizabeth DAW(E?), from Meavy baptisms, extracted Jan 2007.
  3. Baptims marriages burials: Meavy, DEV, Marr. 1786 William DAW & Elizabeth WILLCOCKs, extracted Jan 2007 (Baps 1813-1839 Marr 1754-1837 Burials 1813-1837), Deanery of Tamerton CD.
  4. Births marriages burials: DEV, ENG, Marr. 1786 William DAW & Elizabeth WILLCOCKS, from Meavy Marriages, extracted Jan 2007.
  5. Births marriages burials: DEV, ENG, Bap. 1792 John to William & Elizabeth DAWE, from Meavy Baptisms 1653-1812, extracted Jan 2007.
  6. 1851 Census (images for ENG, transcriptions for SCT), UK, via Ancestry.com, Buckland Monachorum, DEV HO107/1883 ED 2a Sched 38, hsehold of Walter & Ann WILLCOCKS, extracted Jan 2007.
  7. "Lorna's Family History Musings", Oct 2012.
  8. 1841 Census (images for ENG, transcriptions for SCT), UK, Meavy, DEV HO107/240/20 ED 8 Pg 14, hsehold of william & Elizabeth DAWE, extracted Jan 2007.
  9. Births marriages burials: DEV, ENG, Bap. 1801 Ann to William & Elizabeth DAW, from Meavy baptisms, extracted Jan 2007.
  10. Births marriages burials: DEV, ENG, Bap. 1789 William to William & Elizabeth DAW, from Meavy Baptisms 1653-1812, extracted Jan 2007.
  11. Births marriages burials: DEV, ENG, Bap. 1793 Jenny to William & Elizabeth DAW, from Meavy Baptisms 1653-1812, extracted Jan 2007.
  12. 1851 Census images, England & Wales, via Ancestry.com, Buckand Monachorum, Sub Dist Buckland, Dist Tavistock, DEV, HO107; Piece: 1883; Folio: 109; Page: 9;, hsehold of Walter & Elizabeth Abel DAWE, extracted Oct 2012.
  13. Findmypast online at http://www.findmypast.com, Bap. 5 Sep 1795 Walter s/o William & Elizabeth DAW, Meavy, DEV, from Plymouth & West Devon Record Office Collection, extracted from image Oct 2012.
  14. Births marriages burials: DEV, ENG, Bap. 1798 Elizabeth to William & Elizabeth DAW, from Meavy baptisms, extracted Jan 2007.
  15. Births marriages burials: DEV, ENG, Bap. 1806 Thomas Willcocks to William & Elizabeth DAW, from Meavy Baptisms 1653-1812, extracted Jan 2007.

E. & O. E. Some/most parish records are rather hard to read and names, places hard to interpret, particularly if you are unfamiliar with an area.