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John Poole

Birth Details

Born c.1770, Highworth, Wiltshire, England

Marriage - IGI

    Name: John Poole 
  Spouse: Mary Barret 	
Marriage: 02 JUL 1793, Highworth, Wiltshire, England

NOTE: Mary Barret (c.1768)

Death - BMD Index

Deaths -  Mar 1851   POOLE  John   Swindon &c  8  256

NOTE: The district Swindon &c is an alternative name for Highworth 
      and it is in the county of Wiltshire.

1841 Census

Sheep Street - Highworth - Wiltshire

    John Poole - aged 70 - Butcher
    Mary Poole - aged 72  
Clarence Poole - aged 15

HO 107 / 1178 / 12 

NOTE: On the 1841 census ages were rounded down to the nearest five, 
      if person is over 15 years of age.

1851 Census

Westrop - Highworth - Wiltshire

 Elizabeth Litten - 56 W - Head   - Highworth, Wilts - Governess
      Mary Litten - 29 S - Daug   - Highworth, Wilts - Teacher
       Mary Poole - 82 W - Mother - Highworth, Wilts
  William Puttock -  7   - G.son  - London, Middlesex
Elizabeth Puttock -  4   - G.dau  - London, Middlesex

NOTE: The 1851 Census was taken on the 30th of March. 

Children and Grandchildren  

Elizabeth Poole  

         Name: Elizabeth Pool
   Event Type: Baptism
   Birth Date: 22 Sep 1794
 Baptism Date: 1 Nov 1794
Baptism Place: Highworth, Wiltshire, England
       Father: John Pool (butcher)
       Mother: Mary Pool 

Married James Litten in 1811. Elizabeth is a School Mistress.
        Name: Elizabeth Litten
         Age: 94
  Birth Date: 1793
  Death Date: 19 Feb 1887
 Burial Date: 24 Feb 1887
Burial Place: Highworth, Wiltshire, England


John Poole

c.1796, Highworth Wiltshire.   

Married Eleanor Wensley. 

NOTE: See Poole family page for John & Eleanor's children.


William Poole

         Name: William Pool
   Birth Date: 1798
 Baptism Date: 1800
Baptism Place: Highworth, Wiltshire, England
       Father: John Pool
       Mother: Mary 
Married Mary Stevens, Aug 1832.

1841, 1851, 1861 Census show William as a Butcher.

Known children:
     Anne Poole (c.1835 Highworth Wiltshire. Married an Edward Hill) 
  William Poole (c.1840 Highworth Wiltshire. Married Ann surname unknown, 
                        & child Annie Maria, born 1863, Highworth)
  Charles Poole (c.1843 Highworth Wiltshire. d.21 April 1877)
Mary Jane Poole (c.1837 Highworth Wiltshire. Married Henry Marsh b.1847 Gloucester)
   Rachel Poole (c.1838 Highworth Wiltshire. Married Samuel Stanley Gibbs)

Edward Poole

c.1800, Highworth Wiltshire.

Married Mary (surname unknown).

Known children - Sarah H Poole (c.1821 Highworth Wiltshire)

Some of the above information was obtained from Ronald Poole a descendant of the 
above John Poole, who kindly shared his research with me.   

Ronald's father and my grandfather Sidney Thorne were first cousins.