Birthabt 1802, Pyrton, Oxfordshire
Death6 Mar 1865, Pishill, Oxfordshire
OccupationInnkeeper And Baker
1Barbara GODDARD , GGGG Aunt
Birthabt 1807
Baptism25 Mar 1807, Colesborne, Gloucestershire
Death7 Nov 1883, Chipstead, Surrey
Burial9 Nov 1883, St Margaret, Chipstead, Surrey
ChildrenMatthew (1823-)
 Elenor Maria (1825-)
 Benjamin (~1830-1918)
 Thomas (1831-)
 Elizabeth Mary (~1836-)
 Henry Edwin (1840-)
 Mary A. (~1843-)
Notes for John LEAVER
In the 1847 Post Office Directory
John Leaver, ‘Stonor’s Arms’

Parish Records Pishill, Oxfordshire
John Leaver of Upper Assendon, age 62, buried March 6, 1865
Notes for Barbara (Spouse 1)
Parish Records, Colesbourne, Gloucestershire
Baptism March 25, 1807 Barbarah [as spelled] Goddard daughter Richard and Elizabeth Goddard.

Parish Records St. Mary, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire
John Leaver of the Parish of Pyrton in the County of Oxford Widower and
Barbara Goddard of this Parish were married by Licence this twenty eighth day of January in the Year One thousand eight hundred and twenty nine
by me R. Richard, Curate. In the presence of John Goddard [probably Barbara’s brother] and Ester Stevens.

In the 1841 census Upper Assenden, Pyrton, Surrey
John Leaver age 35, publican, born in Oxfordshire.
Barbara Leaver, age 35, not born in Oxfordshire.
Matthew Leaver, age 17, born in Oxfordshire.
Elenor Leaver, age 15, born in Oxfordshire.
Benjamin Leaver, age 11, born in Oxfordshire.
Thomas Leaver, age 10, born in Oxfordshire.
John Leaver, age 8, born in Oxfordshire.
Elizabeth Leaver, age 5, born in Oxfordshire.
Henry Leaver, age 1, born in Oxfordshire.

In the 1851 census Assendon?, Pyrton, Oxfordshire
Head John Leaver, age 49, baker and innkeeper, born Pyrton, Oxfordshire, deaf.
Wife Barbara Leaver, age 44, born Colesbourne, Gloustershire.
Son Benjamin Leaver, unmarried, age 21, baker, born Pyrton, deaf.
Daughter Elizabeth Leaver, age 15, born Pyrton.
Son Henry Leaver, age 10, scholar, born Pyrton.
Niece Martha Goddard, unmarried, formerly cook, born Colesbourne.
Son Matthew Leaver, unmarried, age 27, grocer’s shopman, born Pyrton.
Visitor Edwin Goddard, unmarried, age 22, labourer, born Cirencester, Gloucestershire.

In the 1861 census Stonor Arms, Upper Assenden, Pyrton, Oxfordshire
Head John Leaver, age 58, Innkeeper and baker, born Pyrton, deaf.
Wife Barbara Leaver, age 54, baker’s wife, born Colesbourne, Gloucestershire.
Son Henry Leaver, unmarried, age 20, baker, born Pyrton.
Daughter Mary A. Leaver, age 18, born Pyrton.
Visitor Edith Warner, age 3, born London, Middlesex.
Son Benjamin Leaver, age 31, farmer of 35 acres employing 1 man, born Pyrton, deaf.
Daughter Elizabeth Leaver, age 25, barmaid, born Pyrton.

In the 1871 census Stonor Arms, Upper Assendon, Pyrton, Oxfordshire.
Head Barbara Leaver, widow, age 65, baker and licensed victualer, born Colesbourne, Gloucestershire.
Son Benjamin Leaver, unmarried, age 42, farmer of 120 acres employing 2 labourers and 1 boy, born Pyrton.
Daughter Elizabeth Leaver, unmarried, age 35, assistant to the Inn and baking, born Pyrton.
Grand daughter Edith E. Hogg, age 3, born Marylebone Place, Middlesex.

In the 1881 census Chipstead Bottom Farm, Chipstead, Surrey.
Head Benjamin Leaver, unmarried, age 52, farmer of 245 acres, employing 7 men, 7 women and 4 boys, born Upper Assendon, Oxfordshire, deaf.
Mother Barbara Leaver, age 74, widow, farmer’s mother, born Colesbourne, Gloucestershire.
Sister, Elizabeth Mary Leaver, unmarried, age 46, farmer’s sister, born Upper Assendon, Oxfordshire.

England and Wales Death indexa October to December 1883
Barbara Leaver, age 76, Reigate district, Surrey, volume 2a, page 94.

Parish records St. Margaret, Chipstead, Surrey
Burial Barbara Leaver of Chipstead, November 9, 1883, age 76, T. Roe officiating minister
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