NameJohn COUPE , GGG Grandfather
Birth1812, North Leverton, Nottinghamshire
Baptism24 May 1812, North Leverton, Nottinghamshire
DeathJul 1888
Burial24 Jul 1888, Farnworth-Keasley, Bolton
FatherWilliam COUP (~1776-1859)
MotherMary THORPE (~1773-1852)
1Mary STOAKES , GGG Grandmother
Birthabt 1816, Egmanton, Nottingham, England
Death1864, Chorlton On Medlock, Manchester, Lancashire, England
Marriage21 May 1835, Egmanton, Nottingham, England
ChildrenWilliam (~1837-1906)
 Susannah (~1839-1892)
 John (1840-1916)
 Richard (~1846-)
 Samuel (1847-1902)
 Frederick (~1850-1923)
 Mary Jane (~1854-)
 Annie Eliza (~1858-1914)
 Betsy (1860-1931)
2Eleanor ADAMS , Step GGG Grandmother
Birthabt 1818
Death1873, Manchester, Lancashire, England
FatherThomas ADAMS
Marriage4 Mar 1864, Manchester Cathedral, Lancashire
Notes for John COUPE
Baptism date and location, death year and burial date and location from John Patchett.

From John Coupe a descendant, in Egmanton the name Coup was pronounced “Cowp”. The family adopted the name Coupe about the time they moved to Manchester.

England Select Births and Christenings - Saint Martin, North Leverton, Nottinghamshire
Baptism May 24, 1812, John Coupe, father William Coupe, mother Mary

Pallot’s Marriage index John Coup and Mary Stoakes, 1835, Egmanton

In the 1841 census Egmanton, Kneesall, Eakring, Nottinghamshire
John Coupe, age 30, wheelwright, born in Nottinghamshire
Mary Coupe, age 25, born in Nottinghamshire
William Coupe, age 4 born in Nottinghamshire
Susan Coupe, age 2, born Nottinghamshire.
John Coupe, age 6 months, born Nottinghamshire
Mary Gale, age 15, female servant, born Nottinghamshire
[There are 405 names listed in the Parish of Egmanton in this census. The only other Coupes is a William Coupe age 5 staying with the Stoakes family. Possibly William Stoakes is listed twice, with his parents and possibly his grandparents John and Susanah [as spelled] Stoakes , farmers, both aged 50]

In the 1851 census Egmanton, Nottinghamshire.
Head John Coup, age 38, Wheelwright employing no men (Master), born Leverton, Nottinghamshire.
Wife Mary Coup, age 34, born Loply?, Yorkshire. [I wonder why the change of birth location?]
Son William Coup, age 14, born Egmanton
Daughter Susannah Coupe, age 12, scholar, born Egmanton.
Son John Coup, age 10, scholar, born Egmanton.
Son Richard Coup, age 5, born Egmanton.
Son Samuel Coup, age 3, born Egmanton.
Son Frederick Coup, age 1, born Egmanton
[The previous home is as follows
Head John Stoakes, age 68, farmer of 110 acres employing 1 labourer, born Ordsall, Nottinghamshire.
Wife Susannah Stoakes, age 66, born Egmanton.
Servant Hannah Stoakes, unmarried, age 25 house servant, born Grassthorpe?, Nottinghamshire.]

In the 1861 census 103 York Street, Chorlton on Medlock, Manchester.
Head John Coupe, age 48, publican, born Leverton, Nottinghamshire.
Wife Mary Coupe, age 44, born Egmanton, Nottinghamshire.
Daughter Susannah Coupe, age 22, unmarried, waitress, born Egmanton, Nottinghamshire.
Son Samuel Coupe, age 13, errand boy, born Egmanton.
Son Frederick Coupe, age 11, grocer’s apprentice, born Egmanton.
Daughter Mary Jane Coupe, age 7, scholar, born Egmanton.
Daughter Anne Eliza Coupe, age 3, born Egmanton.
Daughter Betsy Coupe, age 10 months, born Egmanton.
[I believe Susannah’s daughter Elizabeth Martin Coupe was boarding with the Gale family in Egmanton at the time of the 1861 census.]

In the 1871 census 47 Gartside Street (Queens Arms), Deansgate, Manchester
Head John Coupe, age 58, beer house keeper, born Nottingham, Nottinghamshire.
Wife Elenor Coupe, age 52, born Manchester, Lancashire
Daughter Anne E. Coupe, age 12, born Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Daughter Betsy Coupe, age 10, scholar, born Nottingham, Nottinghamshire.
[Obviously John Coupe remarried]

In the 1881 census 1 Grove Street (Queen’s Arm), Deansgate, Manchester
Head John Coupe, age 68, widower, beer house keeper, born Leverton, Nottinghamshire.
Daughter Annie E. Coupe, unmarried, age 23, housekeeper, born Egmanton, Nottinghamshire.
Daughter Betsy Coupe, age 20, assistant mistress in Public Elementary school, born Egmanton, Nottinghamshire

Parish Records St. John the Evangelist, Farnsworth with Kearsley, Lancaster
Burials John Coupe, age 76, buried July 24, 1888

England Select deaths and burials
John Coupe, age 76, of 86 Church Road, buried 24 July 1888, Farnworth-Kersley, Lancashire, ceremony by Thomas Quick.

In the July to September 1888 death index John Coupe, age 76, registration Bolton, Lancashire, volume 8c, page 153.

St. John the Evangelist, Farnworth, Lancashire
John Coupe born 1822 died 1888, age 76
Mary Coupe born 1816 died 1864, age 48 wife of John Coupe
Annie Eliza Coupe born 1858 died 1914, age 56 daughter of John Coupe
Betsy Coupe, born 1860 died 1931, age 71 daughter of John Coupe
Notes for Mary (Spouse 1)
From a descendant John Coupe, she had 11 children and she died of consumption.

Death year and location from John Patchett
Also from John Patchett Marriage between John Coupe and Mary Stoakes May 21, 1835 at Our lady of Egmanton Anglican Church. (Philmore's registery, Nottingham Family history Society.)
Notes for Eleanor (Spouse 2)
Death year and location from John Patchett.

Parish Records Cathedral Manchester Lancashire
Marriage March 4, 1868 John Coup, age 55, widower, beer seller, of 14 Bonsall Street, Hulme, father William Coup. grocer and
Eleanor Sharrocks, age 49, widow, of 14 Prospect Street Sulford, father Thomas Adams, smallware dealer
after banns by J. Wonthbeele? minor canon
in the presence of Edward Potts ans Isabella Henderson
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