John Strange

Author: Christine Gambles
Date published: 29/08/2020

John Strange


John was born in Froxfield Wiltshire he was baptised on the 2nd January 1814 in Froxfield and was the son of John & Sarah Strange. He married Anne Phillips (born c1820 in Newbury) in Newbury in 1846.

John and Ann had the following children:

Sarah 1847

John 1849

Thomas 1852

Mary Ann 1854

James 1856

George 1858-1859

Elizabeth c1860

Maria 1862


John was working as an Agricultural Labourer (1851), a Labourer (1854) and a Green Grocer (1861).

The family lived in Roberson’s Yard Newbury (1851), Lamb and Flag Yard Bartholomew Street (1854) and Northcroft Lane (1861).


John died aged 48 in 1862 he was laid to rest in the Newtown Road Cemetery on the 18th November.



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