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Henry Christopher

Male 1775 - 1817  (41 years)



  • Name Henry Christopher  [1, 2, 3
    Birth 18 Nov 1775  Narrow St, Limehouse Find all individuals with events at this location   [1, 2, 3
    Residence Jan 1776  Narrow St, Limehouse Find all individuals with events at this location   [3
    Baptism 04 Jan 1776  St Anne, Limehouse Find all individuals with events at this location   [3
    Henry Christopher (1775-1817)
    Henry Christopher (1775-1817)
    Baptism register
    Marriage 09 Aug 1798  St Botolph, Aldgate Find all individuals with events at this location   [4
    Jane Oliver Buddle,   b. 11 May 1780, Wapping Wall Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1810, London? Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation - 1817  Commander of HEIC vessel "Charles Mills"  [2
    • sometime commander of the "Sir William Pulteney", in HEIC service 1803-1817. [5]
    Death 11 Jul 1817  Budge Budge, Calcutta Find all individuals with events at this location   [1, 2
    • This Monument in testimony of sincere regard to the Memory of Henry Christopher, Esq. late Commander of the Ship "Charles Mills," who died in the 48th year of his age at Budge Budge, on the 11th July, A. D. 1817. Is erected by those of his friends who were enabled to appreciate those many manly virtues which characterized him thro' life as an officer and a man. [M.I. South Park St Burial Ground, Calcutta]
    Burial   South Park St Burial Ground, Calcutta Find all individuals with events at this location   [6
    Person ID I1768  Tatham | Christopher branch | Descendant
    Last Modified 09 Mar 2013 

    Father William Christopher,   b. abt 1734, Norton-on-Tees Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Nov 1797, Newcastle-upon-Tyne Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Mother Ann Tatham,   b. 17 Sep 1743, Stockton-on-Tees Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1784, Stockton-on-Tees Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Marriage 18 Apr 1765  St Giles Cripplegate, London Find all individuals with events at this location   [1, 7
    William Christopher & Anne Tatham
    William Christopher & Anne Tatham
    Marriage register
    Notes 
    • 10 children, 5 died young. [George Christopher tree, 31 Dec 1853]
    • The issue of this marriage was 7 sons and 3 daus. of whom survived 1 dau, Caroline, and 4 sons: I. John Thomas, 3rd but eldest surviving son; II. Henry; III. George; and IV. Thomas. [Curtis]
    Histories
    Christopher Family Tree
    Christopher Family Tree
    drawn by George Christopher at Chiswick, 31 Dec 1853
    Family ID F0333  Family Group Sheet

    Family Jane Oliver Buddle,   b. 11 May 1780, Wapping Wall Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1810, London? Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years) 
    Marriage 09 Aug 1798  St Botolph, Aldgate Find all individuals with events at this location   [4
    • Henry Christopher Esquire of this Parish, Bachelor, and Jane Oliver Buddle, of the Parish of St Paul, Shadwell, in the County of Middlesex, Spinster, a minor, by and with the consent of her mother Eleanor Buddle, widow, the natural and lawful mother of the said Minor, were Married in this Church by Licence this Ninth day of August in the Year One Thousand seven Hundred and ninety eight by me, A. Hatt, Curate. This Marriage was solemnized between Us, G. Christopher, Jane O. Buddle, In the Presence of Betsey Leighton, George Christopher [his brother]. [4]
    Henry Christopher & Jane Oliver Buddle
    Henry Christopher & Jane Oliver Buddle
    Marriage register
    Notes 
    • no descendants of this branch survive in 1921 [Curtis]
    Children 
    +1. Jane Leighton Christopher,   b. 08 May 1800, Mangotsfield Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1842, Mare St, Hackney Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
     2. Harriet Christopher,   b. 26 Jan 1804, Camberwell Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1880, 13 Lower Rock Gardens, Brighton Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     3. Caroline Richardson Christopher,   b. 04 Nov 1805, Camberwell Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1808, Camberwell Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     4. Henry John Harrison Christopher,   b. 23 Feb 1808, Camberwell Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1831, India Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
    Last Modified 06 Aug 2014 
    Family ID F1316  Family Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 18 Nov 1775 - Narrow St, Limehouse Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Jan 1776 - Narrow St, Limehouse Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 04 Jan 1776 - St Anne, Limehouse Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - < - 09 Aug 1798 - St Botolph, Aldgate Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 09 Aug 1798 - St Botolph, Aldgate Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 11 Jul 1817 - Budge Budge, Calcutta Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - - South Park St Burial Ground, Calcutta Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S04] H Curtis: Notes for a Pedigree of the Tathams of Co. Durham.

    2. [S30] India Office Library, Bengal Obituary p.144; Burial N/1/10 f.403.
      in the 48th year of his age

    3. [S06] Parish Registers, baptisms, St Anne, Limehouse, 04 Jan 1776.
      age 48 days

    4. [S06] Parish Registers, marriages, St Botolph, Aldgate, 09 Aug 1798.

    5. [S08] Family Trees & Websites, George Christopher, 31 Dec 1853.

    6. [S23] Monumental Inscription.

    7. [S06] Parish Registers, marriages, St Giles Cripplegate, 1559-1936 (IGI), 18 Apr 1765.