The Body Family

A Family History

Arthur Body

Was born on 28th July 1876.

During the 1881 census on April 3rd Arthur [4] was living with his parents Richard Gidy [42] a Blacksmith and Martha [39] and siblings Bessie [15], William Henry [11], Amelia Jane [9], Richard [7] and Annie [1] in Corgorland, Morval, Liskeard, Cornwall, England.

During the 1901 census on 31st March Arthur [24] an Ordinary Agricultural Labourer was living with his parents Richard Richard [61] a Blacksmith and Martha [59] siblings Amelia Jane [29] a Laundress and Maud [19] a Laundress and nephew James Leonard [3] in Corgorland, Morval, Liskraed, Cornwall, England.

Arthur married an Alice LITTLETON during 1902.

Alice LITTLETON - was born on 31st May 1876 in St Germans, Cornwall, England.

On April 2nd 1911 Arthur [34] a Farm Labourer and Alice [34] were living with their children Winifred Mabel [9] and Ena Maud [5] in Leyland Lodge Sandplace Cornwall, Morval, Cornwall.

On 29th Septedmber 1939 Arthur (Incapacitated) and Alice (also Incapicitated) were living at 1 Morval Lodge, Liskeard R.D., Cornwall, England with a Rosina Crabb a Housekeeper Domestic.

Arthur died aged 64 years during 1940.

Family Connections


Richard Giddy Body

Martha Trethrake

Alices parents as yet unknown


Winifred Mabel

Ena Maud