NameElizabeth COOKE , Step GGG Grandmother
DeathNov 1824, Cottingham, Northamptonshire
Burial24 Nov 1824, Cottingham, Northamptonshire
Spouses
1Benjamin CURTIS , GGG Grandfather
Birth1797, Rothwell, Northamptonshire
Baptism28 May 1797, Rothwell, Northamptonshire
Deathabt 1870
OccupationShoemaker, Cordwainer
Marriage19 Feb 1821
ChildrenAnna (1823-)
 Mary (1824-1824)
Notes for Elizabeth COOKE
Parish Registers Cottingham, Northamptonshire
Marriage February 19, 1821 Benjamin Curtis of this parish and
Elizabeth Cooke of this parish
after banns by Thomas Clayton
In the presence of Thomas Hatfield and Jane ??????
Notes for Benjamin (Spouse 1)
Name and birth year and location from Susan Smith.

Parish Registers Rothwell, Northamtonshire
Christening May 28, 1797 Benjamin Curtis son of Thomas and Ann Curtis

In the 1841 census King Street, Cottingham, Northamptonshire.
Benjamin Curtis, age 40, shoe maker, born Northamptonshire.
Elizabeth Curtis, age 30, born Northamptonshire.
Hannah Curtis, age 14, born Northamptonshire.
Thomas Curtis, age 12, born Northamptonshire.
Benjamin Curtis, age 10, born Northamptonshire.
Mary Curtis, age 8, born Northamptonshire.
Charles Curtis, age 5, born Northamptonshire.
James Curtis, age 4 months, born Northamptonshire.

1847 Post Office Directory
Cottingham, Northamptonshire, 1033 inhabitants in 1841
Benjamin Curtis shoemaker

In the 1851 census George Street, Cottingham, Northamptonshire.
Head Benjamin Curtis, age 54, shoemaker, born Rothwell, Northamptonshire.
Wife Elizabeth Curtis, age 44, born Cottingham, Northamptonshire.
Daughter Hannah Curtis, unmarried, age 24, lace maker, born Cottingham.
Son Charles Curtis, age 15, shoe work, born Cottingham.
Son James Curtis, age 10, scholar, born Cottingham.
Daughter Susannah Curtis, age 7, scholar, born Cottingham.

Kelly’s Directory 1854
Traders
Benjamin Curtis, shoemaker

In the 1861 census Town Street, Cottingham, Northamptonshire.
Head Benjamin Curtis, age 64, cordwainer, born Rothwell, Northamptonshire.
Wife Elizabeth Curtis, age 55, born Cottingham.
Son Charles Curtis, unmarried, age 25, cordwainer, born Cottingham.
Son James Curtis, unmarried, age 20, cordwainer, born Cottingham.
Daughter Hannah Curtis, unmarried, age 33, dressmaker, born Cottingham.
Daughter Susannah Curtis, unmarried, age 19, dressmaker, born Cottingham.
[A cordwainer is a shoemaker/cobbler who makes fine soft leather shoes and other luxury footwear articles.]

1869 Post Office Directory
Cottingham, Northamptonshire, 1139 inhabitants in 1861
Benjamin Curtis shoemaker
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