The Prynn Family

A Family History

Ellen Prynn

Was baptised in Tywardreath on 22nd April 1849.

On 30th March 1851 during the census Ellen [2] was living with her parents, 4 sisters and 2 brothers in Wood Lane, Tywardreath.

In the census of 1861 Ellen [12] was living with her parents and siblings in Wood Lane , Tywardreath, her occupation was given as Work in Tin Mine.

Ellen married John James ROSEVEAR in the September quarter of 1870 in the St Austell registration district.

John James ROSEVEAR - was born during 1st quarter of 1849 within the St Austell registration district (9, 10).

In the census of 1851 John [2] was living with his parents James [33] a Railway Wagoner and Mary [32], 3 brothers Joseph [9], William [6], Thomas [3] and 2 sisters Jane [7] and Margaret [5] in Pentewan, St Austell. Also in the household at the time was Johns grandmother Jenifer Dyer [68] a Pauper (Tin Labourer's widow).

During the census of 1871 Ellen [22] was living with her husband John [22] in Wood Lane, Tywardreath, St Austell.

In the 1881 census Ellen [32] and husband Jon [32] a Granate Quarryman were living in Village, Tywardreath, St Austell.

On the 5th April 1891 during the census Ellen [42] and husband John [41] a Dock Labourer was living in Lostwithiel Street, Tywardreath, St Austell. Also in the houshold was their adopted daughter Jane [2] and John's mother Mary [73]. (Note: for some reason in this census Johns first names are listed as James I)

The 1901 census was held on March 31st and Ellen [52] and John [52] a Dock Labourer are still living in Lostwithiel Street, Tywardreath, St Austell. On this occassion they are joined by adopted daughter Janie [13], a boarder Joseph Bramwell [32] a Mason and visitor Lilian Keat [1].

Ellen died during the 2nd quarter of 1910 within the St Austell registration district (5C, 61).

In the census of 1911 John [61] a Dock Labourer was living with his adopted daughter this time named Mary Jane [22] at 14 Mt Bennett Road, Tywardreath.

John died about 1913.

Family Connections

Parents:

John Prynn

Johanna Lucas

James Rosevar

Mary Dyer

Children:

Jane (adopted)