Charles Copperwheat

(27 February 1796 - September 1866)
     Charles Copperwheat was born on 27 February 1796 in Islington, Middlesex. He was the son of Charles Copperwheat and Mary (?). Charles Copperwheat was christened on 10 April 1796 in St Luke, Finsbury, Islington, Middlesex.
Charles Copperwheat married Mary Boucher on 2 September 1819 in St Mary, Islington, London.
     Charles Copperwheat and Mary Boucher were recorded on the 1841 census in Britannia Row, Islington St Mary, London. Charles Copperwheat 42, watch M, Mary Copperwheat 44, Joseph Copperwheat 15, watch m, George Copperwheat 17, Hill Copperwheat 10, Sarah Copperwheat 12, Eliza Copperwheat 7, Ester Copperwheat 5, all born in the county.
     Charles Copperwheat and Mary Boucher were recorded on the 1851 census in Islington, Middlesex. Charles Copperwheat, 54, watch finisher, born St Luke; Mary Copperwheat, 56, son William Copperwheat, son, 18, apprentice watch finisher, born ... Islington.
     Charles Copperwheat and Mary Boucher were recorded on the 1861 census in 24 Brittania Row, Islington St Mary, London. Charles Copperwheat, 64, watch finisher, born St Luke's Islington; his wife Mary Copperwheat, 64, born Letchlade, Gloucestershire, son Joseph Copperwheat,40, married, watch finisher, born Islington.
     Charles's death was registered in the quarter ending in September 1866 in Islington, London.

Children of Charles Copperwheat and Mary Boucher

Charles Copperwheat

(before 1775 - )
     Charles Copperwheat was born before 1775.
Charles Copperwheat married Mary (?) before 1796.

Child of Charles Copperwheat and Mary (?)

Charles Copperwheat

(20 August 1820 - )
     Charles Copperwheat was christened on 20 August 1820 in St Mary, Islington, Middlesex. Charles, son of Charles & Mary Copperwheat, watch maker of Cumberland Row.. He was the son of Charles Copperwheat and Mary Boucher. Charles Copperwheat was buried on 21 August 1825 in Islington, Middlesex. Charles Coppwerweaht, of Windsor St, aged 5.

Charles Copperwheat

( - 11 December 1750)
     Charles Copperwheat made a will dated 1 March 1748 in Ampthill, Bedfordshire.
     Charles died on 11 December 1750 in Ampthill, Bedfordshire.
The following refers to the Copperwheats of Ampthill, no likely connection at this stage:
Abstract of Title to land late of W Stonbridge deceased purchased by William Beech
(I) Copy admission at Ampthill Manor court of 4 May 1751 of Daniel Wright and Isaac Coote:
- presenting surrender out of court on 26 Apr 1744 of Charles Copperwheat of Ampthill, maltster to use of his will;
- death of Charles Copperwheat on 11 Dec 1750 seized of messuage in Mill Street or Sluts End, Ampthill, formerly one tenement, now divided into three;
- will of Charles Copperwheat of 1 Mar 1748 charging certain real estate with an annuity of 12 to his wife Judith and devising his properties in Mill Street, Ampthill, in occupation of James King to Daniel Wright and Isaac Coote in trust to receive rents during his wife's life, after her death to be devised to his brother John Copperwheat of Toddington
(II) Surrender out of court on 31 Dec 1765 by John Copperwheat of Toddington, labourer, John Copperwheat, Charles Copperwheat, Ann Copperwheat, spinster and Thomas Litchfield and Martha his wife (nee Copperwheat) to use of Daniel Wright of Ampthill, innholder of two cottages with barns, stables, outhouses etc. in Ampthill in occupation of William Jones and Robert Manfield
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Charles Crisp Copperwheat

(28 February 1813 - before 5 August 1813)
     Charles Crisp Copperwheat was christened on 28 February 1813 in St Stephen, Coleman St, London. Son of Charles & Maria Anne, of Bearbinder Lane, St Mary Woolnoth, victualler. He was the son of Charles Copperwheat and Maria Ann Cook.
     Charles died before 5 August 1813 in London. He was buried on 5 August 1813 in St Giles without Cripplegate, London.

Charles Randall Copperwheat

(1 June 1817 - )
     Charles Randall Copperwheat was christened on 1 June 1817 in St Giles without Cripplegate, London. Son of Charles & Maria Anne, of Fore? St, cooper. He was the son of Charles Copperwheat and Maria Ann Cook. Charles Randall Copperwheat was buried on 7 August 1818 in St Giles Without Cripplegate, London. Charles, aged 17 months, of Grub St.

Elizabeth Copperwheat

(29 June 1811 - )
     Elizabeth Copperwheat was born on 29 June 1811 in London. She was the daughter of Charles Copperwheat and Maria Ann Cook. Elizabeth Copperwheat was christened on 18 August 1811 in St Stephen, Coleman St, London.

Elizabeth Rosetta Copperwheat

(6 September 1835 - )
     Elizabeth Rosetta Copperwheat was born on 16 September 1833 in Islington, Middlesex. She was christened on 6 September 1835 in St Mary, Islington, Middlesex. Elizabeth Rosetta, daughter of Charles & Mary Copperwheat of Britannia Row, watch finisher. Born 15 Sep 1833. She was the daughter of Charles Copperwheat and Mary Boucher.

Esther Copperwheat

(16 March 1836 - )
     Esther Copperwheat was born on 16 March 1836 in Britannia Row, Islington, Middlesex. She was the daughter of Charles Copperwheat and Mary Boucher. Esther Copperwheat was christened on 11 March 1838 in St Mary, Islington, Middlesex.
     Esther Copperwheat was recorded on the 1851 census in Islington, Middlesex. Esther 17 & Elizabeth 15, were servants in the Jones household.
Marriage banns for Esther Copperwheat were published on 27 December 1863. She probably married Joseph Henderson in early 1864 - banns were read at St Mary, islington from 27 December.

Esther Copperwheat

(27 December 1818 - )
     Esther Copperwheat was born on 27 December 1818 in London. She was the daughter of Charles Copperwheat and Maria Ann Cook. Esther Copperwheat was christened on 14 February 1819 in St Giles Cripplegate, London. She is probably the Esther Copperwheat who married Charles Thompson on 31 March 1840 at St Martin in the Fields.

George Copperwheat

(18 April 1824 - )
     George Copperwheat was christened on 18 April 1824 in St Mary, Islington, Middlesex. He was the son of Charles Copperwheat and Mary Boucher.

Hannah Copperwheat

(17 August 1788 - before 27 May 1849)
     Hannah Copperwheat was christened on 17 August 1788 in Essendon, Hertfordshire. She was the daughter of Robert Copperwheat and Martha Butler.
Hannah Copperwheat and Samuel Copperwheat witnessed John Mould and Catherine Elizabeth Evans's wedding on 13 August 1810 in St Benet Fink, London.
     Hannah Copperwheat was recorded on the 1841 census in Wilsted St, Somers Town?, St Pancras, Middlesex. Hannah Copperwheat, aged 50, independent, not born in the county, in the household headed by Joseph Asplen, 25, carpenter..
     Hannah's death was registered in the quarter ending before 27 May 1849 in London, Pancras RD. She was buried on 27 May 1849 in St Giles in the Fields, London, Middlesex. Hannah Copperwheat, of Hamilton Row, aged 61.

Hannah Copperwheat

(10 January 1742 - )
     Hannah Copperwheat was christened on 10 January 1742 in Cardington, Bedfordshire, England. She was the daughter of Charles Copperwheat and Mary Tomlyn. Hannah Copperwheat was mentioned in the removal order for Charles Copperwheat and Mary Tomlyn dated 27 March 1750; Charles Copperwheat, wife. Mary, children. Wm, Hannah, Robert [no ref.] 22:3:1750; Cardington.
Hannah Copperwheat married William Dudley on 19 February 1764 in Cardington, Bedfordshire.

Henry Copperwheat

(30 April 1792 - 28 January 1855)
     Henry Copperwheat was christened on 30 April 1792 in Essendon, Hertfordshire. He was the son of Robert Copperwheat and Martha Butler.
This is co-incidental? - List of poor of St Mary Woolchurch 1835: Henry COPPERWHEAT 12; received 1825 by Robert COPPERWHEAT his father (since deceased), nursed by (Mrs) HITCHESON of Lutterworth, Leics at 4s p. w.
He may be the Henry Copperwheat who was buried 28 Jan 1855 aged 65 at Waltham-Abbey, Essex.
     Henry was buried on 28 January 1855 in Waltham Abbey, Essex.

Henry Copperwheat

(26 May 1822 - )
     Henry Copperwheat was christened on 26 May 1822 in St Luke, Finsbury, London. Son of Charles & Maria Anne, of City Garden Rd, cook. He was the son of Charles Copperwheat and Maria Ann Cook.

John Copperwheat

(30 May 1784 - 11 March 1821)
     John Copperwheat was christened on 30 May 1784 in Essendon, Hertfordshire. He was the son of Robert Copperwheat and Martha Butler.
     John was buried on 11 March 1821 in Esendon, Hertfordshire.

John Copperwheat

(circa 1785 - 11 March 1821)
     John Copperwheat was born circa 1785.
     John was buried on 11 March 1821 in Essendon, Hertfordshire.

Joseph Copperwheat

(3 February 1822 - before 14 September 1894)
     Joseph Copperwheat was christened on 3 February 1822 in St Mary, Islington, London, Middlesex. He was the son of Charles Copperwheat and Mary Boucher.
     Joseph Copperwheat appeared on the 1841 census in the household of Charles Copperwheat and Mary Boucher in Britannia Row, Islington St Mary, London. Joseph was listed as the son of Charles Copperwheat in the 1861 census in 24 Brittania Row, Islington St Mary, London. Charles Copperwheat, 64, watch finisher, born St Luke's Islington; his wife Mary Copperwheat, 64, born Letchlade, Gloucestershire, son Joseph Copperwheat,40, married, watch finisher, born Islington.
     Joseph died before 14 September 1894 in Barnes, Surrey. He is possibly the Joseph who was buried at St Mary's 14 Sep 1894: Jospeh Copperwehat, of Richmond Union, aged 71..

Louisa Copperwheat

(2 April 1799 - 10 September 1853)
     Louisa Copperwheat was born on 2 April 1799 in Islington, Middlesex. Her descendant Richard Weldon shares DNA - 40 cM across 4 segments. She was the daughter of William Cross? and Martha Copperwheat. Louisa Copperwheat was christened on 22 August 1802 in St James, Clerkenwell, London. Louisa, daughter of William Cross & Martha Copperwheat, born 2 April 1799.
Louisa Copperwheat married Col Henry Francis Denty, son of Captain James Denty and Lydia Shirtley, on 8 September 1816 in St Thomas, Southwark, Surrey.
     Louisa Copperwheat was on the passenger list, arriving at India, on 13 November 1816. Bond # 911 13 Nov 1816 Mrs Louisa Denty, Passenger Presidency Fort St George - Bond dated 21 Nov 1816 Amount Of Security £200 Sureties John Innes, Broad Street, Merchant. Samuel Brasier, Broad Street, Merchant.
     Louisa Copperwheat travelled to London in July 1828 per the "Robarts". Mrs Major Denty was a passenger from India.
     Louisa resided at India. She spent most of her life in India and had two daughters who married men of position.
     Louisa Copperwheat and Col Henry Francis Denty were recorded on the 1841 census in Parke, St Leonard, Devon. Henry F Denty, 55, Independent, Louisa 45, Louisa Frances 19, Mary Ann M, 9, plus two female servants. Mary Ann M was the only one of the family born in the county. Louisa Copperwheat was widowed on 11 January 1848 on the death of her husband Col Henry Francis Denty.
Louisa Copperwheat was listed in a directory dated 1850 as Denty, Mrs Col at 6 Higher Mt Radford, Exeter, Devon.
     Louisa Copperwheat was mentioned in the will of Martha Gambell dated 3 May 1850.
     In the 1851 census Louisa Copperwheat was living in the household of her son-in-law Rev Henry Murray in 3? South Parade, Chelsea, London, Middlesex.
     Louisa died on 10 September 1853 in Colney Hatch, Friern Barnet, Middlesex, aged 54. Her family claimed her age as 55. Gentleman's magazine Oct 1853 announced: At Colney Hatch, at the house of her son-in-law the rev. Henry Murray, Louisa, wife of the late late (sic) Col. Denty, H.E.I.C.S., late of Exeter . She was buried on 17 September 1853 in St James the Great, Friern Barnet.

Children of Louisa Copperwheat and Col Henry Francis Denty

Martha Copperwheat

(10 January 1779 - 28 March 1856)
Martha Copperwheat (Trull/Gambell) (1779-1856)
     Martha Copperwheat was christened on 10 January 1779 in Lt Berkhampstead, Hertfordshire. She is probably the Martha baptised 10 Jan 1779 at Little Berkhampstead, Herts, daughter of Robert Copperwhate & Martha; but she stated Bedford as her birthplace in the 1851 census when aged 72. Howeverthe witnesses at her step-daughter's wedding were Samuel & Hannah Copperwheat who were also children of Robert & Martha who were baptised at Essendon, Hertfordshire, along with a Charles on 18 April 1790. Her admission to the Cooks Company stated she was the daughter of Robert, of Essington, Herts. She was the daughter of Robert Copperwheat and Martha Butler.
     Martha Copperwheat had a long term relationship with William Evans. She also appears to have had a subsequent relationship with William Cross with whom she had a daughter Louisa.
Martha Copperwheat witnessed James Vignali and Sarah Copperwheat's wedding on 3 October 1797 in St Bartholomew the Great, London.
     In William Evans's will dated 2 July 1805 in Bearbinder Lane, London, Martha Copperwheat was named as executrix of the estate. She was an executor of William Evans's estate on 6 July 1805 in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury. [CR:]Martha Copperwheat was listed as a Freeman of the city of London on 9 July 1805. Martha Copperwheat to be made free of this city ...18 Jun 1805 ... by redemption in the company of Cooks paying forty six shillings and eight pence. 10 July 1805 At a court holden at Guildhall, Martha Copperwheat of Bearbinder Lane inthe City of London, cook, praying to be admitted to the Freedom of this Company by Redemption is on paying usual fine and fees for such freedom admitted and sworn. Daughter of Robert of Essington, Herts, wheelwright.
     Martha resided at the Lambe Eating House, Bearbinder Lane, London, St Mary Woolnoth & Woolchurch, from 1806 to 1807. Bearbinder Lane (runs into Mansion House), (which is also close to St Swithins & St Stephens, Walbrook).
Martha Copperwheat married George Trull, son of William Trull and Ann Milford, on 18 January 1806 in St Thomas, Southwark, Surrey. George Trull of this parish, bachelor & Martha Copperwheat of this parish, spinster, by banns. Both signed the register and the witnesses were Wm Trull, Nathl Harris & Susanna Harris. Martha Copperwheat was widowed on 15 September 1807 on the death of her husband George Trull.
     Administration of the estate of George Trull was granted to Martha Trull, on 4 October 1808 in PCC George Trull, London. Admon to Martha Trull 4 April Oct 1808, £2000.
Martha Trull married Matthew Gambell as her second husband, on 24 August 1824 in St George, Bloomsbury, London. Matthew Gambell of this parish & Martha Trull of this parish were married by banns 24 August 1824 ... both signed in the presence of G Phillips and Mary Ann Trull. The next entry is for the marriage of John Phillips and Sarah Sargeant on the same day in the presence of Matthew Gambell & Mary Ann Trull.
She was 25 according to the American family history but this is more likely to be the marriage to George Trull. Mr Matthew Gambell of London, was an elderly widower with a grown family, (however he only mentions cousins in his will along with Martha's children).
     In Matthew Gambell's will dated 30 August 1824 in London, Martha Copperwheat was named as heir. She was an executor of Matthew Gambell's estate on 2 May 1829 in PCC.
     Martha Gambell and William Benjamin Hooper were recorded on the 1841 census in Manchester Terrace, Islington. Martha Gamble, 60, independent, not born in county; Wm Hooper 30, blue manufacturer, yes; Mary Ann Hooper, 30, yes; William, 6, yes; George 4, yes; Mary Ann 11 months, yes; with two female servants.

     Martha Gambell made a will dated 3 May 1850 in Islington, London. I Martha Gambell of 2 Albion Villas Liverpool Rd, Islington Middlesex, widow do hereby revoke every will, codicil and testamentary disposition which I have heretofore made and declare this only be my last will and testament I direct that all my just debts and funeral and testamentary charges and expenses shall in the first place be paid by and out of the sum of £200 deposited with and now due and owing to me from my son in law Mr William Benjamin Hooper in whose house I now reside and subject to the payment thereof I direct that there shall also be paid out the said sum of £200 or the residue thereof after answering the purpose aforesaid the two legacies of £50 each bequeathed by the will of my late husband Matthew Gambell (of whose will I am an executor) to my son and daughter William Evans and Louisa Denty therein respectively named and I bequeath all the residue of my estate and effects of whatsoever nature or being unto my dear daughter Mary Ann Hooper wife of the said William Benjamin Hooper for own use and benefit absolutely and I appoint her my said daughter sole executrix. Dated 3 May 1850.
     Martha Gambell was living as a parent in the household of Mary Ann Trull in the 1851 census in 2 Albion Villas, Liverpool Rd, Islington, London.
     Martha and George resided at 106 West Biddle Street, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, 1854. A letter from William Evans, from Bahia Brazil to his nephew George expressed concern about the latter's mother carrying the onerous responsiblities of providing for paying guests in her 106 West Biddle St home. He sent love to her, aunt Hessie, her sister and the four Trull brothers, John, Willy, Graham & George.
     Martha died on 28 March 1856 in 2 Albion Villas, Liverpool Rd, Islington, London, England, aged 77. She was buried on 5 April 1856 in Highgate, London. Her headstone reads: Sacred to the memory of Martha Gambell, died 28 March 1856, aged 77. Henceforth be every tear suppress, and let us weep for joy that she is blest. From grief to bliss, from death to heaven removed, her memory honoured as her life beloved.
     Her will was proved on 21 May 1856 at PCC. Proved at London by her daughter Mary Ann Hooper. Her effects were valued at less than £300.

Child of Martha Copperwheat and William Evans

Child of Martha Copperwheat and William Cross?

Children of Martha Copperwheat and George Trull

Mary Amelia Copperwheat

(circa 1817 - )
     Mary Amelia Copperwheat was born circa 1817 in Middlesex. She may be the Mary Copperwheat who married Arthur Prudden, widower, both of this parish (St Leonard Shoreditch) on 18 July 1836, by banns.. She was the daughter of William Copperwheat and Isabella Lamsdill.

Mary Ann Copperwheat

(18 March 1827 - )
     Mary Ann Copperwheat was christened on 18 March 1827 in St Mary, Islington, Middlesex. She was the daughter of Charles Copperwheat and Mary Boucher.

Matilda Copperwheat

(circa 1811 - )
     Matilda Copperwheat was recorded on the 1841 census in Cavendish Square, London, St Marylebone, Middlesex. Matilda Cross/Croft aged 30 Female servant, not born in the county, in the very large household of Charles & Augusts Murray.. She was born circa 1811. She was the daughter of William Copperwheat and Isabella Lamsdill.
Matilda Copperwheat married Samuel Crofts on 21 July 1849 in St Leonard, Shoreditch, Middlesex. He was a carver?, son of Frederick John Crofts, she was the daughter of William Copperwheat, wheelwright. They were both of full age and living in George Street. Both signed in the presence of J J & Alice Hurst. Matilda Copperwheat was christened on 11 May 1857 in Burmham, Biukinghamshire. Matilda Copperwheat, wife of Samuel Crofts, aged 46, daughter of William & Isabella Copperwheat.

Child of Matilda Copperwheat and Samuel Crofts

Robert Copperwheat

(28 September 1750 - before 12 January 1823)
     Robert Copperwheat was mentioned in the removal order for Charles Copperwheat and Mary Tomlyn dated 27 March 1750; Charles Copperwheat, wife. Mary, children. Wm, Hannah, Robert [no ref.] 22:3:1750; Cardington. Robert Copperwheat was christened on 28 September 1750 in Ampthill, Bedfordshire. He was the son of Charles Copperwheat and Mary Tomlyn.
Robert Copperwheat married Martha Butler on 14 October 1776 in St Peter, Bedford, Bedfordshire. The banns were called at Cardington 2 Sep 1776. He, as a wheelwright of Cardington, took on an apprentice Geo Brimley on 1 February 1777. He, as a wheelwright of Essendon, took an apprentice Robt Thebridge in February 1786 in Essendon. Robert was a wheelwright in 1805, Essendon. At his daughters admission to the Cooks Company in July 1805, he was described as a wheelwright of Essington, Herts.
     Robert died before 12 January 1823 in Essendon, Hertfordshire. He was buried on 12 January 1823 in St Mary the Virgin, Essendon.

Children of Robert Copperwheat and Martha Butler

Robert Crisp Copperwheat

(13 March 1814 - )
     Robert Crisp Copperwheat was christened on 13 March 1814 in St Giles without Cripplegate, London. Son of Charles & Maria Anne, of Grub St, waiter. He was the son of Charles Copperwheat and Maria Ann Cook.

Samuel Copperwheat

(22 March 1786 - 3 February 1819)
     Samuel Copperwheat was christened on 22 March 1786 in Essendon, Hertfordshire. He was the son of Robert Copperwheat and Martha Butler.
Samuel Copperwheat and Hannah Copperwheat witnessed John Mould and Catherine Elizabeth Evans's wedding on 13 August 1810 in St Benet Fink, London.
     Samuel was buried on 3 February 1819 in St Mary the Virgin, Essendon, Hertfordshire.

Sarah Copperwheat

(28 November 1777 - )
     Sarah Copperwheat was christened on 28 November 1777 in Cardington, Bedfordshire. She was the daughter of Robert Copperwheat and Martha Butler.
Sarah Copperwheat married James Vignali on 3 October 1797 in St Bartholomew the Great, London. They were married by licence, she was a minor marrying with consent of her parents (un-named).

Child of Sarah Copperwheat and James Vignali

Sarah Copperwheat

(28 June 1829 - )
     Sarah Copperwheat was christened on 28 June 1829 in St Mary, Islington, Middlesex. She was the daughter of Charles Copperwheat and Mary Boucher.

Sarah Ann Copperwheat

(25 August 1820 - )
     Sarah Ann Copperwheat was born on 25 August 1820 in Finsbury, London. She was the daughter of Charles Copperwheat and Maria Ann Cook. Sarah Ann Copperwheat was christened on 10 December 1820 in St Luke, Finsbury, London. Daughter of Charles & Maria Anne, of City Garden Row, cook.

William Copperwheat

( - before August 1751)
     William died before August 1751.
     The administration of his estate was granted in August 1751 at the Commissary Court of London. William Copperwheat, poor.