Amelia Jane SLEEP

488. Amelia Jane SLEEP, daughter of Thomas SLEEP and Amelia Jane COLLINGS, was born in 1873 in St Neot.

She was baptised on 29 April 1873 in St Neot, Liskeard, Cornwall, England. At the time of the baptism the family were living at Wenmouth Cross and her father Thomas was a Labourer.

Baptism Transcription: Amelia Jane Sleep 1973
From the Cornwall Online Parish Clerk database

Amelia Jane appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 aged 7. She was living with her parents Thomas [36] a Farm Labourer and Amelia Jane [35] at Red Gate Farm, St Cleer, Liskeard. Living with them were her siblings George [13], Elizabeth Ann [10] both Scholars, Kate [8], Alice Grace [6], Richard Henry [2] and Arthur William [9 months].

Emilia J appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 aged 17. She was living with her father Thomas [50] a Labourer in Railway Terrace, St Cleer. Living with them were her siblings Arthur W [10] and Edith [9] both Scholars.

Amelia Jane married Richard BENNETT during 1897 within the Liskeard registration district.

Richard BENNETT, son of Richard BENNETT and Martha, was born about 1861 in St Cleer, Liskeard, Cornwall, England. For the continuation of this line please click on Richards name at the beginning of the paragraph.