Elijah Cocksedge

(March 1838 - June 1908)
     Elijah Cocksedge's birth was registered in the quarter ending in March 1838 in Hessett, Suffolk. He was the son of John Cocksedge and Sophia Osborne. Elijah Cocksedge was christened on 2 April 1838 in Hessett.
     Elijah Cocksedge appeared on the 1841 census in the household of John Cocksedge and Sophia Osborne in Great Green, Hessett. Abraham, John, Elijah and Mary were listed as the children of John Cocksedge in the 1851 census in Hessett. An Elijah Cocksedge married Mary Ann Hammond in 1852, but he seems to be too young for this.
     Elijah Cocksedge married Matilda Towns on 25 May 1863 in St Giles, Camberwell, Surrey.
     Elijah Cocksedge lived at 16 Mill Stream Rd, Dockhead, Bermondsey, Surrey, 1894.
     Elijah Cocksedge married secondly Mary Bryan on 2 March 1902 in St John, Limehouse Fields, London. He was a 59 year old widower, son of John, higler.
     Elijah's death was registered in the quarter ending in June 1908 in St Olave RD, Surrey.

Mary Ann Cocksedge

(27 December 1840 - )
     Mary Ann Cocksedge was christened on 27 December 1840 in Hessett, Suffolk. She was the daughter of John Cocksedge and Sophia Osborne.
     Mary Ann Cocksedge appeared on the 1841 census in the household of John Cocksedge and Sophia Osborne in Great Green, Hessett. Abraham, John, Elijah and Mary were listed as the children of John Cocksedge in the 1851 census in Hessett.
     Mary Ann Cocksedge married William Bullett, son of Henry Bullett and Harriet Pettit, on 30 January 1858 in Bradfield St George, Suffolk.
     Mary Ann Cocksedge and William Bullett appeared on the 1861 census in Smallwood Green, Bradfield St George. William Bullett aged 22, ag. lab., with his wife Mary Ann aged 20, both born at Hessett and their daughters Ellen aged 5 and Harriett 10 months, both born at Brafield St George.
     Mary Ann Cocksedge and William Bullett appeared on the 1871 census in the Green, Hessett. William Bullett, head, married, 32 ag lab b. Hessett, Mary Ann wife 30 born Hessett, Ellen 13, Harriett 11, both born at Bradfield St George, William 9, Henry 2, both born at Hessett.
     Mary Ann Cocksedge and William Bullett appeared on the 1881 census in 2 Wooden Green, Thurston, Suffolk. William Bullitt, aged 44, agricultural labourer, and his wife Mary A, 43, and their children Ellen, 22 & William 19, all born at Hessett.

Children of Mary Ann Cocksedge and William Bullett

Abraham Cocksedge

(July 1842 - before 21 August 1842)
     Abraham Cocksedge was born illegitimate in July 1842 in Hessett. He was the son of Matilda Cocksedge. Abraham Cocksedge was christened on 10 August 1842 in Hessett.
     Abraham died before 21 August 1842 in Hessett, Suffolk. He was buried on 21 August 1842 in Hessett.