Henry FRANKLIN

Henry FRANKLIN, son of Isaac FRANKLIN (1817-1868) and Mary Ann Elizabeth WHITAKER (1822-1854), was born in 1847.

Henry married Louisa GROWDEN on 6 October 1868 in the Parish Church in the Parish of St Luke Garlickhithe in the County of London when he was 21 and she was 24. The marriage was witnessed by ? and Eliza Plunkett.

Louisa GROWDEN was born during 1842.

During the census on 2 April 1871 Henry aged 22 whose occupation was Fishmonger and Louisa [21] were living at 4 St Thomas Place, St Luke, Holborn, London & Middlesex, England. Living with them was their son William [2]. (RG10/408/3/9)

During the census on 3 April 1881 Henry aged 36 a Fishmonger and Louisa [37] a Charwoman were living at 4a Thomas Place, St Luke. Living with them were their children William H [12], Joseph H [9], James H [8], Emma L [4] all of whom were Scholars and Elizabeth J [9 months]. There was also a boarder a William Ubstow [19] a Carman. (RG11/366/44/8)

Louisa was the Informant the Registration of the Birth of daughter Lily Elizabeth Cora FRANKLIN who was born on 11 October 1884 at 4a Thomas Place, White Cross Street, Holborn, County of Middlesex.

During the census on 5 April 1891 Henry [46] whose occupation was Fish Eel Seller and Louisa [49] were living at 98 Goswell Road, St Luke, Holborn, London & Middlesex, England. Living with them were their children Joseph [19] a Van Washer, James [17] a Body Belt Maker, Emma [14] a Lady’s Belt Maker, Charles [8] and Lilly [6] both of whom were Scholars. (RG12/230/9/11)

Henry appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 aged 53. His occupation was Orange Porter. He and his son Charles [18] an Orange Porter and daughter Lily [16] a Pin Cushion Maker were in the household of Cornelius Murphy [52] a Tanner and his family at 32 The Grange, Bermondsey, St Olave Southwark, London & Surrey, England. (RG13/390/107/34)

Henry appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 aged 64. His occupation at this time was Dock Labourer. He was living at 3 East-Lane, Bermondsey, London & Surrey, England with his son Charles [30] also a Dock Labourer. (RG14PN1909 RG78PN67 RD24 SD2 ED40 SN96)

Henry FRANKLIN and Louisa GROWDEN had the following children:

+285 William Henry 1868 +286 Joseph Henry Growden 1871 +287 James 1873
+288 Emma Louise 1877 +289 Elizabeth Jane 1880 +290 Charles Alfred 1882
  +291 Lily Elizabeth Cora 1884