Edward DURE of Coleridge
Robert DURE of Sherford
Edward DURE of Chillington


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Eliza Ellen BICKFORD

  • Bertha Ellen DURE+
  • Cyril Edward DURE
  • Elsie Beatrice DURE
  • Mabel Cicely DURE

Edward DURE of Chillington

  • Born: Dec 1850, Sherford, Devon, England 1
  • Christened: 29 Jan 1851, Sherford, Devon, England 2
  • Married: 21 Jun 1871, Sherford, Devon, England 3
  • Buried: 23 May 1907, Sherford, Devon, England 4

  Research Notes:

In 1881, Edward Dure (29) of Sherford, baker, and wife Eliza E. (26) of Slapton, were living in Coles Cross, East Allington, Devon. Present was daughter Bertha (7) of East Allington.

In 1891, Edward Dure (39) of Sherford, mason, and wife Eliza E. (34) of Slapton, were living in Coles Cross, East Allington, Devon. Present were children (born in East Allington): Bertha (17), Cyril (5), Elsie B. (1), nephew Howard Bickford (7) of East Allington, aunt Thirza Phisick (65) of Chivelstone.

In 1901, Edward Dure (50) of Sherford, married, baker (bread maker), was working as a servant for Charles Jarvis, farmer, in Frogmore, Sherford. Wife Eliza E. Dure (45) of Slapton, laundress, was at 2 Endoleigh Place, Kingsbridge & Dodbrooke. With her were daughters Bertha Bartlett (27) of Coles Cross, married, laundress, Elsie B. Dure (11) of Coles Cross, Mabel C. Dure (9) of Coles Cross, son-in-law William J. Bartlett (27) of Bigbury, mail cart driver, granddaughter Flossie E. Bartlett (2) of Dodbrooke.


Edward Dure of Chillington died aged 56 years (burial record).

  Marriage Information:

Edward married Eliza Ellen BICKFORD, daughter of Samuel George BICKFORD, on 21 Jun 1871 in Sherford, Devon, England 2. (Eliza Ellen BICKFORD was born about 1855 in Slapton, Devon, England.)

  Marriage Notes:

Edward Dure, 20, Bachelor, Mason, of Sherford, son of Robert Dure, Mason, and
Eliza Ellen Bickford, 18, Spinster, of Sherford, daughter of Samuel George Bickford, Labourer

Married after Banns

Witnesses: Nicholas Bickford, Emma Bickford


1 Compiler, Aged 3 months at the 1851 UK Census.

2 Sherford Parish Registers, Baptisms, p. 67, no. 536.

3 Sherford Parish Registers, Marriages, p. 41, no. 81.

4 Sherford Parish Registers, Burials, p. 82, no. 654.

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