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William Tighe Ker

Male abt 1803 - 1895  (~ 92 years)



  • Name William Tighe Ker  [1, 2, 3
    Birth abt 1803  Listerlin, Kilkenny Find all individuals with events at this location   [3, 4, 5
    Education abt 1822 - 1826  Trinity College, Dublin Find all individuals with events at this location   [6
    Degree/Qualif. 1826  Trinity College, Dublin Find all individuals with events at this location ; BA  [6
    Occupation aft 1826  St Audoen, Dublin Find all individuals with events at this location ; Curate  [6
    Ordination 1827  Cloyne Find all individuals with events at this location ; Priest, Church of Ireland  [6
    Degree/Qualif. 1832  Trinity College, Dublin Find all individuals with events at this location ; MA  [6
    Occupation bef 1836  Dunganstown Find all individuals with events at this location ; Curate  [6
    Occupation 1838 - 1847  St Fabian & St Sebastian, Woodbastwick Find all individuals with events at this location ; Vicar  [1, 2, 6
    • Vicar of Woodbastwick, and Rector of Panxworth
    Occupation Jun 1841  Clergyman  [5
    Residence Jun 1841  Vicarage, Woodbastwick Find all individuals with events at this location   [5
    Occupation Mar 1851  Tipton Find all individuals with events at this location ; Perpetual Curate  [7
    • Vicar of Tipton from 1847 per Crockfords (1885). Not clear which church.
    Residence Mar 1851  New Rd, Marazion Find all individuals with events at this location   [7
    Occupation Apr 1861  Tipton Find all individuals with events at this location ; Incumbent  [8
    Residence Apr 1861  Horseley Heath, Tipton Find all individuals with events at this location   [8
    Occupation Apr 1871  Tipton Find all individuals with events at this location ; Vicar  [9
    Residence Apr 1871  Vicarage, 1 Dudley Port, Tipton Find all individuals with events at this location   [9
    Post/Rank/Title bef 1881  JP  [10
    Occupation Apr 1881  Tipton Find all individuals with events at this location ; Vicar  [11
    Residence Apr 1881  Comberton House, Halesowen Find all individuals with events at this location   [11
    • with son Hugh
    Occupation Apr 1891  Clerk in Holy Orders (Retired)  [3
    Residence Apr 1891  60 Cromwell Ave, Highgate Find all individuals with events at this location   [3
    • with son Mark
    Death 25 Aug 1895  Balham Find all individuals with events at this location   [4, 10
    • On the 25th inst., at Balham, in the ninety-third year of his age, William Tighe Ker, M.A., J.P., late vicar of Tipton, Staffs., and formerly vicar of Woodbastwick and rector of Panxworth, Norfolk [10]
    Notes 
    • Ker, William. Halesowen, Birmingham. -- T.C.D. B.A. 1826, M.A. 1832. D. 1826 Dub.; P. 1827 Cloyne. V. of Tipton, Dio. Lich., 1847. C. of St. Audoen, Dub; Dunganstown, Wicklow; V. of Woodbastwick, Norf, 1836-47. [6]
    Person ID I2329  Tatham | Bloxham branch | Parent of spouse
    Last Modified 14 Apr 2011 

    Family Jane Power,   b. abt 1807, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. abt May 1860, Dudley Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Marriage
    • marriage presumably in Ireland.
    Notes 
    • other ch in 1841 census, all b Ireland: Harriet (13), John (11), Anne (8), William (6), Emily (4).
      other ch after Mark in Woodbastwick baptism register: Jane (09 Apr 1843); Hugh Richard (May 1846)
      also Marianne Louise in 1871 census, age 21 b Tipton
    Children 
    +1. Mark Wetherby Ker,   b. 09 Aug 1838, Woodbastwick Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Mar 1930, Malvern Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    Last Modified 06 Feb 2013 
    Family ID F0560  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S06] Parish Registers, baptisms, St Fabian & St Sebastian, Woodbastwick, 1813-1880, 02 Sep 1838.
      Mark Wetherby Ker b 09 Aug 1838
      Norfolk Record Office MF/RO340, transcr tinstaafl

    2. [S04] H Curtis: Notes for a Pedigree of the Tathams of Co. Durham.

    3. [S01] Census, UK, 1891.
      age 87 b Listerlin

    4. [S02] BMD Index, death reg Wandsworth, 3Q1895.
      age 92

    5. [S01] Census, UK, 1841.
      age abt 37, b Ireland

    6. [S16] Crockford's Clerical Directory.

    7. [S01] Census, UK, 1851.

    8. [S01] Census, UK, 1861.

    9. [S01] Census, UK, 1871.

    10. [S11] Newspaper, Morning Post, 28 Aug 1895.
      death notice

    11. [S01] Census, UK, 1881.