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Frederick James Abbot

Male abt 1822 - abt 1870  (~ 48 years)



  • Name Frederick James Abbot  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Birth abt 1822  Canterbury? Find all individuals with events at this location   [1
    Education 1843 - 1846  Corpus Christi College, Cambridge Find all individuals with events at this location   [4
    Degree/Qualif. 1846  Cambridge University Find all individuals with events at this location ; BA  [4
    Occupation 1846  Dursley Find all individuals with events at this location ; Curate  [4
    Occupation aft 1846  Berwick St, Soho Find all individuals with events at this location ; Curate, St Luke  [3, 4
    • later curate at Torquay
    Ordination 19 Dec 1847  Gloucester Find all individuals with events at this location ; Priest, Church of England  [3, 4
    • by Bishop of Gloucester & Bristol
    Occupation abt 1848 - 1859  Hull Find all individuals with events at this location ; Precentor & Curate, Holy Trinity  [3, 4
    Occupation abt 1859  China Find all individuals with events at this location ; Chaplain to the Forces  [4
    • In China with naval expedition to Taku (Dagu) Forts near Tianjin in June 1859 during 2nd Opium War
    • From the London Gazette, Friday, April 1, 1859: War Office, Pall Mall: Chaplain's Department: To be Chaplains of the Fourth Class: The Rev Frederick James Abbot, ... [The Times, 02 Apr 1859]
    Marriage abt May 1861  St Margaret, Westminster Find all individuals with events at this location   [2
    Harriet Rothery,   b. abt 1835, Westminster Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation abt 1862 - 1865  Knightsbridge Find all individuals with events at this location ; Chaplain to the Guards Regt  [4
    Occupation abt 1866 - 1868  Aldershot Find all individuals with events at this location ; Chaplain to the Guards Regt  [4
    Occupation abt 1868 - 1869  Porto Bello Barracks, Dublin Find all individuals with events at this location ; Chaplain to the Forces   [4
    Residence 1868  North Camp, Aldershot Find all individuals with events at this location   [3
    Death abt May 1870  Wandsworth Find all individuals with events at this location ; Cause: Fever contracted in China  [1, 4
    • Alive 1Q1870 (son Hugh born abt Nov 1870). Dead Apr 1871 (wife widowed). Only plausible male Abbot death reg E&W 1870 is Frederic James Abbot reg Wandsworth 2Q1870 but age 48 seems high if matric Cambridge 1843.
    Notes 
    • not found in 1861 census. Not identified with F J Abbott, age 32 b Tipperary [abt 1829], Assistant Surgeon, 41st Welch Regiment, resid Apr 1861 South Camp, Aldershot. Confusion because of residence at Aldershot + births of children in Aldershot & Dublin in 1860s.
    • Frederick James Abbot. Adm. pens. at Corpus Christi, 03 Mar 1843. Of Canterbury. Matric. Michs. 1843; B.A. 1847. Ord. deacon (Gloucester) 20 Dec 1846; priest, 19 Dec 1847; C. of Dursley, 1846. C. of St Luke's, Soho, London. Sometime Precentor and C. of Holy Trinity, Hull. Chaplain to the Guards Regt. at Knightsbridge, London; at Aldershot in 1866; also in China with the Taku Force Expedition. Chaplain to the Forces at Porto Bello Barracks, Dublin, in 1869. M.A. (sic). Died 1869 (or 1870) of fever contracted in China. [For his eldest son, Lieut.-Col. Frederick Abbot, CBE, see Who's Who, 1938.] Father of Hugh Abbot [q.v.]. (Clergy List, 1866, 1870; F. Abbot.) [Cambridge University Alumni]
    • Abbot, Frederick James. North Camp, Aldershot. Corpus College, Cambridge; BA 1846. Ordained Deacon 1846; Priest 1847 by Bishop of G & B. Chaplain to the Forces, Aldershot. Formerly Curate of St Luke, Berwick St, London, and of Torquay. Precentor of the High Ch [sic], Hull. [Crockford's Clerical Directory 1868]
    Person ID I2611  Tatham | Richmond branch | Parent of spouse
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2012 

    Family Harriet Rothery,   b. abt 1835, Westminster Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage abt May 1861  St Margaret, Westminster Find all individuals with events at this location   [2
    Notes 
    • Apr 1871: 6 children: Frederick (8 b London), Winifred (6 b London), Mary E(thel) (4 b Aldershot), Wilfred H (3 b Dublin), Eva (2 b Dublin), Hugh (5m b Guildford)
    Children 
     1. Hugh Abbot,   b. abt Nov 1870, Meadow Bank, Epsom Rd, Guildford Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1933, Guildford Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years)
    Last Modified 29 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F0667  Family Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - abt 1822 - Canterbury? Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - 1843 - 1846 - Corpus Christi College, Cambridge Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDegree/Qualif. - BA - 1846 - Cambridge University Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Curate - 1846 - Dursley Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Curate, St Luke - aft 1846 - Berwick St, Soho Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOrdination - Priest, Church of England - 19 Dec 1847 - Gloucester Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Precentor & Curate, Holy Trinity - abt 1848 - 1859 - Hull Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Chaplain to the Forces - abt 1859 - China Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - < - abt May 1861 - St Margaret, Westminster Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - abt May 1861 - St Margaret, Westminster Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Chaplain to the Guards Regt - abt 1862 - 1865 - Knightsbridge Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Chaplain to the Guards Regt - abt 1866 - 1868 - Aldershot Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Chaplain to the Forces - abt 1868 - 1869 - Porto Bello Barracks, Dublin Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1868 - North Camp, Aldershot Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - Cause: Fever contracted in China - abt May 1870 - Wandsworth Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S02] BMD Index, death reg Wandsworth, 2Q1870.
      age 48

    2. [S02] BMD Index, marriage reg St Margaret Westminster, 2Q1861.

    3. [S16] Crockford's Clerical Directory, 1868.

    4. [S15] Cambridge University Alumni.