EDKINS - Sources for EDK00017.

Census: 30th March 1851

1851 Aston Cantlow, Alcester, Warwickshire, WAR (2074-185-8)
George EDKINS Head45Shoe Maker JourneymanAston Cantlow-WAR
Hannah EDKINSWife50 NK-GLS

1851 Way Field, Stratford On Avon, WAR (2074-218-8)
Henry BADGERHead32Farmer Of 140 Acres Employ 2 MenBrewood-Stafford
Sarah BADGERWife31 Wilmcote-Warwick
Charlotte BADGER D10Farmers DaughterAston Cantlow-Warwick
Josiah EDKINS
read age as 22
BroL29Farmers SonAston Cantlow-Warwick
Mary Ann EDKINS
Read as Sarah's sister
Wife(Sis)22 Aston Cantlow-Warwick
Catharine EDKINSDaur(Niec)8m Aston Cantlow-Warwick

1851 Binton Village, Stratford On Avon, WAR (2074-474-8)
Edward EDKINS Head60ButcherAston-WAR
Elizabeth EDKINSWife57 Bletsoe-BDF

1851 Birmingham Road, Stratford On Avon, WAR (2074-58-8)
William EDKINS Head67Corn DealerAston Cantlow-WAR
Sarah EDKINSWife79 Ackerton-OXF

1851 Gipsey Hall, Aston Cantlow, Alcester, WAR (2075-209-1)
Thomas EDKINS Head54Farmer 352 Acres
Employing 9 Out & 4 Indoor Lab
Aston Cantlow-WAR
Jane EDKINSWife48Farmers WifeEatington-WAR
Elizh. EDKINSDaur21Farmers DaurAston Cantlow-WAR
George EDKINSSon12ScholarAston Cantlow-WAR
James S. EDKINSSon11ScholarAston Cantlow-WAR
Edwd. EDKINSSon9ScholarAston Cantlow-WAR
Louisa EDKINSDaur5 Aston Cantlow-WAR
Cf BCI (1846S): Louisa Jane Edkins, Alcester
Harriet J. DAVIESSDau24 Bicester-OXF
Joanna L. E. DAVIESGDau2 Aston Cantlow-WAR

Census: 3rd April 1881

1881 Temple Grafton, WAR (3102-87-8)
George EDKINS Head42Farmer of 64 AcresAston Cantlow WAR
Harriet EDKINSWife42 Aston Cantlow WAR
Elizabeth EDKINSDau12 Alderminster WOR

1881 Aston Cantlow, WAR (3106-89-3)
George EDKINS Head75CarpenterAston Cantlow WAR
Anthony EDKINSSon15 Aston Cantlow WAR

1881 Aston Cantlow, WAR (3106-103-1)
George EDKINS Head22Formerly Coal+Aston Cantlow WAR
Sophia EDKINSWife22 Aston Cantlow WAR
Elsie EDKINSDau11m Old Stratford WAR
Thomas EDKINSVist23Farmers SonAston Cantlow WAR

1881 Aston Cantlow, WAR (3106-112-19)
Josiah EDKINS Head52Farmer of 48 acresAston Cantlow WAR
Mary Ann EDKINSWife53 Aston Cantlow WAR
Elizabeth EDKINSDau20 Aston Cantlow WAR
James EDKINSSon18S M (?)Aston Cantlow WAR
Josiah EDKINSSon14 Aston Cantlow WAR
Sarah A EDKINSDau12ScholarAston Cantlow WAR
Albert EDKINSSon10ScholarAston Cantlow WAR
Ernest EDKINSSon7ScholarAston Cantlow WAR

1881 Haselor, WAR (3106-130-4)
James S EDKINS Head40Farmer of 300 acresAston Cantlow WAR
Charlotte EDKINSWife40 Stratford on Avon WAR
Annie F EDKINSDau18 Hampton Lucy WAR
James H EDKINSSon14ScholarAston Cantlow WAR
Ellen G EDKINSDau13ScholarAston Cantlow WAR
Arthur EDKINSSon9ScholarAston Cantlow WAR
Walter EDKINSSon8ScholarAston Cantlow WAR
Bertha EDKINSDau7ScholarAston Cantlow WAR
George EDKINSSon4 Aston Cantlow WAR
Frederick EDKINSSon3 Aston Cantlow WAR
Alice EDKINSDau1 Aston Cantlow WAR

Census: 5th April 1891

1891 Eatington, WAR
William EDKINS Head37PublicanStratford on A.
Mary Ann EDKINSWife41 Butlers Marston
Margaret EDKINSDaur4ScholarEatington

1891 Old Stratford, WAR
Thomas EDKINS Head33Hay & Straw DealerAston Cantlow
Catherine EDKINSWife34 Aston Cantlow
Tom EDKINSSon7ScholarArley
Lilian EDKINSDau8ScholarNew Bilton
Mary Ann EDKINSDau6ScholarNew Bilton
Catherine EDKINSDau5ScholarNew Bilton
Cf BCI (1886J): Catherine Beatrice Edkins, Rugby
NellieDau18m Old Stratford

Census: 31 Mar 1901

1901 Eatington, WAR. Page 682615, persons 16440160-2
William Edkins47Stratford Pavor WksPotters Presser
Margaret Edkins14Eatington Wks 
William Edkins9Eatington Wks 

1901 Bilton, WAR. Page 859261, persons 20814199-206
Sophia Edkins41Newsham Aston Canthow Warwickshire 
Elsie Edkins20Stratford On Avon Warwickshire 
George Edkins18New Bilton Do Rugby WarwickshireGeneral Labourer
Reginald Edkins15New Bilton Do Rugby WarwickshireErrand Boy
Leonard Edkins13New Bilton Do Rugby WarwickshireErrand Boy
Gerald Edkins11New Bilton Do Rugby Warwickshire 
Claude Edkins9New Bilton Do Rugby Warwickshire 
Alberta Edkins3New Bilton Do Rugby Warwickshire 

1901 Handsworth, STS. Page 1366313, persons 32662268-70
Edward Edkins36War PathlowBuyer Of Grain
Clara Edkins34Staffs Handsworth 
Cf MCI (1895S): Clara Cox, W. Bromwich 6b 1137
Alice Edkins4Staffs Handsworth 
Cf BCI (1896S): Alice Maud Edkins, W Bromwich

1901 Wroxall, WAR. Page 1380342, persons 33009769-71
Anthony Edkins37Warwick Little AlneCow Man On Farm
Jane Edkins45Warwick Haseley 
Ada Edkins7Warwick Haseley 

1901 Great Alne, WAR. Pages 1553953-4, persons 37101534-8
Arthur Edkins29Warwickshire WilincoteCattle Dealer
Annie Edkins26Birmingham 
Doris Edkins2Warwickshire Great Alne 
Cf BCI (1898D): Doris Annie Edkins, Alcester
Edna Edkins8mWarwickshire Great Alne 
Cf BCI (1900D): Edna Mary Edkins, Alcester

1901 Aston Cantlow, WAR. Pages 1554023, persons 37102958-65
Thomas Edkins44Warwickshire Aston CantlowGeneral Labourer
Catherine Edkins44Warwickshire Aston Cantlow 
Tom Edkins19Warwickshire ArleyGroom (Non Domestic)
Catherine Edkins11Warwickshire Ripley 
Nellie Edkins11Warwickshire Stratford 
Mabel Edkins9Warwickshire Stratford 
Raymond Edkins8Warwickshire Stratford 
Cf BCI (1893M): Raymond John Edkins, Stratford-on-Avon
Gertrude Edkins6Warwickshire Stratford 

Parish Registers

Alcester (IGI)
Sarahd. of Nathaniell & Margeret EDKINESS07 Jun 1681
Arrow (IGI)
Sa.d. of Nathaniell & Margeret EDKINS13 Jan 1669
Johns. of Nathaniell EDKINS03 Dec 1671
Josephs. of Nathaniell & Margaret EDKINS04 Aug 1678
Aston Cantlow (IGI)
Kathernw. of Tho: EDKINS Buried25 Nov 1578
Thomas EDKINSthe Elder Buried12 Jan 1596
Annisd. of Georg EDKINS28 Jan 1591/2
Audryd. of Georg EDKINS16 Mar 1594/5
Wms. of Georg EDKINS03 Dec 1597
Georgs. of George EDKINS24 Aug 1600
Adams. of George EDKINS14 May 1603
Elizabethd. of George EDKYNS04 Jun 1603
Johns. of George EDKINS06 Oct 1605
Richards. of George EDKYNS08 Jul 1608
Jobs. of Josua EDKINS18 Jan 1600/1
Thomass. of Josua EDKINS20 Mar 1602/3
Clemences. of Josua EDKINS20 Jan 1604/5
Josephs. of Josua EDKINS24 May 1607
Sammuells. of Josua EDKYNS9 Jul 1609
Johns. of Josua EDKYNS10 Mar 1610/1
Nathaniells. of Josua EDKYNS18 Apr 1613
Jamess. of Josua(?) EATKINS of Newnham26 Mar 1615
Rachelld. of Josua EDKINS12 Jan 1616/7
Susannad. of Josua EDKINS of Newnham08 Nov 1618
Christophers. of Josua EDKINS29 Oct 1620
Henrys. of Josua EDKINS12 Oct 1623
Ursulad. of William EDKINS of Wilmcote26 Jul 1620
Josuas. of Willm. EDKINS24 Jul 1624
Richards. of Willm. EDKINS21 Jun 1624
Francesd. of Wm. EDKINS27 Nov 1625
Georges. of Wm. EDKINS30 Dec 1627
Margaretd. of Willia. EDKINS18 Nov 1630
Marthad. of Gulielmi EDKINS of Wilmcote30 Jun 1633
Elizabethd. of Thomas EATKINSFeb 1614
Maryd. of Thomas EDKINS of Aston27 Aug 1620
Thomass. of Thomas EDKINS06 Feb 1625/6
Wm.s. of Thomas EDKINS09 Apr 1625
Alliced. of Thomas EDKINS11 Apr 1627
Robertos. of Thomas EDKINS of Wilmcote26 Oct 1634
Samuells. of Thomas & Christiana EDKINS of Wilmcote15 Mar 1639/40
Richard EDKINS= Alice GREENE19 May 1628
Maryd. of Richard EDKINS25 Jan 1627/8
Roberts. of Richard EDKINS09 May 1630
Katherinad. of Clementis EDKINS03 Apr 1636
Nathaniells. of Clementis & Sara EDKINS13 May 1638
Sarahd. of Clementis & Sarae EDKINS25 Dec 1639
Johaness. of Clementis EDKINS of Newnham20 Nov 1645
Annad. of Clementis EDKINS of Newnham19 Feb 1647/8
Racheld. of Clementis & Sara EDKINS of Newnham02 Feb 1650
Samuells. of Clementis & Sara EDKINS of Newnham28 Dec 1652
Rebeccad. of Addam EDKINS of Wilmcote25 Apr 1645
Addamuss. of Addami EDKINS of Wilmcote02 Feb 1646/7
Thomass. of Addami & Rebecca EDKINS of Wilmcote12 May 1649
Christianad. of Addami & Rebecca EDKINS of Wilmcote27 Apr 1651
Josuas. of Addami & Rebecca EDKINS of Wilmcote19 Feb 1653
Henricuss. of Addami & Rebecca EDKINS of Wilmcote19 May 1655
Josuas. of Josuae EDKINS of Aston04 Apr 1664
Dianad. of Josuae EDKINS of Aston28 Nov 1666
Mariad. of Joshuae & Rosa EDKINS of Wilmcote13 Jan 1677/8
Josshuahs. of Joshuah EDKINS of Wilmcote03 Oct 1680
Thomass. of Clementis EDKINS of Newnham19 May 1666
Edwarduss. of Clementis EDKINS of Newnham29 May 1670
Clemenss. of Clems EDKINS02 Aug 1677
Samuels. of Clement EDKINS of Newnham14 Dec 1680
Jacobuss. of Samuelis EDKINS of Wilmcote25 Jul 1669
Mariad. of Samuelis EDKINS of Wilmcote16 Oct 1670
Annad. of Samuelis & Amie(?Anna) EDKINS of Wilmcote17 Sep 1674
Samuels. of Samuelis & Anna EDKINS of Wilmcote13 Feb 1675
Christianad. of Samuelis EDKINS of Wilmcote06 Apr 1679
Annad. of Samuelis EDKINS of Wilmcote22 Sep 1686
Richarduss. of Samuelis EDKINS of Wilmcote22 Jun 1689
Adam EDKINS= Anna GIBBS, both of Wilmcote17 Apr 1680
Rebeccad. of Adam EDKINS of Wilmcote1682
Elizabethad. of Roberti EDKINS of Aston27 Jul 1690
Robertuss. of Roberti EDKINS of Aston03 Jan 1691/2
Thomass. of Roberti EDKINS of Aston02 Feb 1694/5
Gulielmuss. of Roberti EDKINS01 Nov 1697
Maryd. of Roberti & Maria EDKINS10 Mar 1699
Elizabethad. of Edwardi EDKINS of Newnham09 Dec 1696
Mariaed. of Edwardi EDKINS09 Jan 1697/8
Maryd. of Edwardi & Sara EDKINS26 Mar 1699
Hannahd. of Edwardi & Sarae EDKINS19 May 1700
Clements. of Smith & Anne EDKINS of Aston04 May 1743
Aliced. of Smith & Ann EDKINS of Aston01 Feb 1746/7
Edwards. of Smith & Ann EDKINS of Wilmcote29 Mar 1750
Clement EDKINS= Hannah GARDNER25 Feb 1768
Edwards. of Clement & Hannah EDKINS of Wilmcote26 Jun 1780
Dinahs. of Clement & Hannah EDKINS of Wilmcote09 May 1784
Williams. of Clement & Hannah EDKINS of Wilmcote03 Aug 1788
Anthony Gibbss. of Alice EDKINS of Wilmcote09 Aug 1767
Annd. of Edward & Mary EDKINS of Wilmcote21 Oct 1781
Ann EDKINS= George HEMMING of Tardebigg14 Sep 1826
Witness: Jane Edkins
Williams. of Edward & Mary EDKINS of Wilmcote20 Apr 1783
Estherd. of Edward & Mary EDKINS of Wilmcote04 Jul 1784
Hesterd. of Edward & Mary EDKINS Buried01 Jun 1798
Maryd. of Edward & Mary EDKINS of Wilmcote23 Oct 1785
Jenny(?)d. of Edward & Mary EDKINS of Wilmcote18 Nov 1787
Jane EDKINS= William NEAL of Stratford30 Jan 1828
Witness: George Edkins
Aliced. of Edward & Mary EDKINS of Wilmcote17 May 1789
Edwards. of Edward & Mary EDKINS of Wilmcote03 Jul 1791
Elizabethd. of Edward & Mary EDKINS of Wilmcote06 Jan 1793
Elizabeth EDKINS= William BROMLEY16 Feb 1813
with consent of her father Edward. Witnesses Jane & Anthy Edkins
Lucyd. of Edward & Mary EDKINS of Wilmcote18 Apr 1794
Lucy EDKINS= James MILLS03 Oct 1814
with consent of her father Edward
Thomass. of Edward & Mary EDKINS of Wilmcote14 Feb 1797
Georges. of Edwd & Mary EDKINS of Wilmcote01 Mar 1799
Jamess. of Edward & Mary EDKINS of Wilmcote02 Nov 1800
Smiths. of Edward & Mary EDKINS of Wilmcote02 May 1802
Mary EDKINSw. of Edward EDKINS of Wilmcote buried13 May 1802
Frederick EDKINS= Martha NIBB11 Oct 1788
Annd. of Frederick & Martha EDKINS of Little Alne22 Mar 1789
Thomass. of Frederick & Martha EDKINS of Little Alne26 Dec 1790
Antony Gibbs EDKINS= Ann BARRATT26 Nov 1790
Williams. of Anthony & Ann EDKINS of Aston10 Jul 1791
Williams. of Anthony & Ann EDKINS Buried19 Sep 1792
Williams. of Anthony & Ann EDKINS of Aston25 Dec 1792
Annd. of Anthony & Ann EDKINS of Aston25 Dec 1794
Georges. of Anthony & Ann EDKINS of Aston09 Feb 1806
Anthony Gibbss. of Anthony & Ann EDKINS of Aston18 Sep 1808
Anthony Gibbss. of Anthony & Ann EDKINS Buried13 Oct 1810
Thomas EDKINS= Mary BROOKES02 Feb 1826
Josiahs. of Thomas & Mary EDKINS, Wilmcote Farmer25 Dec 1828
Josiah EDKINS= Mary Anne NEALE28 Jan 1850
Elizabethd. of Thomas & Mary EDKINS, Wilmcote Farmer26 Mar 1831
Annd. of Thomas & Mary EDKINS, Wilmcote Farmer25 Dec 1832
Thomass. of Thomas & Mary EDKINS, Wilmcote Farmer10 Aug 1834
George EDKINS= Hannah TYSOE14 Jul 1830
Annd. of George & Hannah EDKINS, Aston Labr18 Aug 1830
Ameliad. of George & Hannah EDKINS, Aston Labr24 Jan 1833
Anthony Gibbss. of George & Hannah EDKINS, Aston Labr15 Nov 1831
Georges. of Thomas & Jane EDKINS, Gipsy Hall, Farmer29 Jul 1838
James Smiths. of Thomas & Jane EDKINS, Gipsey Hall, Farmer27 Oct 1839
James EDKINS (Publican, 33)
s. of Josiah, Farmer
= Sarah Ann ROBERTS (29)30 Oct 1895
Josiah EDKINS (Baker, 37)
s. of Josiah, Farmer
= Gertrude DAVIES (27)27 Apr 1905
Frances Gladys EDKINS (24)
d. of James, Innkeeper
= Albert Leslie DOWDESWELL (26)09 Jun 1927
Annie Gwendolen EDKINS (24)
d. of James, Farmer
= Sidney James TAYLOR (30)03 Sep 1930
William Josiah EDKINS (45, Widower)
Innkeeper of Ettington
s. of William
= Dorothy Mary EDKINS (34)
d. of James, Innkeeper
12 Jan 1937
Herbert James EDKINS (Farm Worker, 47)
s. of James (dcd), Lic.Vit.
= May Chamberlain (30)25 Sep 1943
Atherstone-on-Stour (IGI)
Edward EDKINS= Mary CHAPMAN16 Dec 1780
Birmingham, St Martin (IGI)
Alice EDKINS= William WYNN05 Jun 1810
Bromsgrove, WOR (IGI)
Constanced. of Jobo & Joannae EDKINS22 Jan 1636
Racheld. of Jobb EDKINS23 Feb 1651
Coughton (IGI)
Smith EDKINS= Ann GALE05 Sep 1742
Snitterfield, WAR (IGI)
Mary Anned. of Josiah & Mary Anne EDKINS13 Dec 1852
Williams. of Josiah & Mary Ann EDKINS30 Oct 1853
Stratford-on-Avon
Adam EDKINS=Vrsula EDWARDS26 Jan 1591
Annd. of Edward & Mary EDKINS21 Oct 1781
Williams. of Edward & Mary EDKINS20 Apr 1783
Maryd. of Edward & Mary EDKINS23 Oct 1785
Estherd. of Edward & Mary EDKINS04 Jul 1784
Aliced. of Edward & Mary EDKINS17 May 1789
Edwards. of Edward & Mary EDKINS03 Jul 1791
Lucyd. of Edward & Mary EDKINS18 Apr 1794
Thomass. of Edward & Mary EDKINS14 Feb 1797
Georges. of Edward & Mary EDKINS14 Feb 1799
Jamess. of Edward & Mary EDKINS02 Nov 1800
Smiths. of Edward & Mary EDKINS02 May 1802
George EDKINS= Harriet BROOKES03 Nov 1859
Elizabeth Annd. of George & Harriet EDKINS27 Jan 1869

Monumental Inscriptions

Aston Cantlow, St John the Baptist

To the Memory of Thomas Edkins of Newnham who died 6th Aug 1711 aged 45.
Elizabeth his wife who died ye 20th Sept 1749 aged 80.
Clement son of Thomas & Elizabeth Edkins of Newnham who died ye Mar 28th 1755 aged 49 years.
  Honoured Parents, Dutifull Son and Loving Brother dear,
  God took from hence all three lie buried here

In memory of Mary wife of Edward Edkins who departed this life the 11th May 1802 aged 42 years.
Also Esther daughter of the above who departed this life the 30th May 1798 aged 13 years.
Likewise Smith their son who died the 31st Jul 1803 aged 15 months.
  While I with husband and 12 children did remain
  In my last days I suffer'd grief and pain
  In God I trust he will to me be kind
  And prosper them which I have left behind.

Sacred to the Memory of Edward Edkins late of Gipsey Hall who departed this life June 5th 1835 aged 85 years.
  Afflication sore long time I bore
  Physicians were in vain
  Till death did seize and God did please
  To free me from my pain.

In memory of George son of Edward and Mary Edkins late of Gipsy Hall in this parish who departed this life Sep XXIII MDCCCXXXVIII aged XXXIX years.
Also Lucy their daughter who departed this life Nov XIV MD...(Register has Lucy Mills)
  We left this world in blooming years
  Likewise our friends in floods of tears
  For we were called in our prime
  There dear friends prepare in time
  The morning sun on us arose
  At night we took our last repose
  Let our quick fate a warning be
  To those who come our graves to see.

In memory of William Edkins who died Sep 22nd 1853 aged 70 years.
Also Sarah wife of William Edkins who died Oct 23rd 1854 aged 78 years.
  During life Remember Death.

In Memory of Thomas Edkins who died Aug 23rd 1864 aged 68 years.
Also Jane wife of the above who died May 10th 1887 aged 85 years.

Wilmcote

Frederick Edkins
Born on 21st Sept 1869
Died on 21st May 1870
Beloved child of
James Edkins
Gipsy Hall

War Grave Records

In Memory of
Private R EDKINS

29210, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)
who died age 34
on 24 October 1918
Son of Mrs. Sophia Edkins, of Tank Cottages, New Bilton.
Remembered with honour
RUGBY (CROOP HILL) CEMETERY

Wills

The will of Edward Edkins of the Inner Temple 1668 (long).

Deeds

Shakespeare Birthplace Trust Records Office

Ref. ER 2/457 - Date: 14 February 1665/6
Deed of sale by Adam Edkins of Great Wilmecott, yeoman, and Rebecca his wife, to Samuel Edkins, brother of the said Adam, and Anne, his wife, of lands called Simon's Close, etc. in Wilmecott, in satisfaction of a bond for £70.

Ref. ER 2/491 - Date: 1 September 1699
Articles between Clement Edkins, senior, of Newnham, yeoman, and Clement Edkins, junior, his son, on the one part and Elizabeth Smith of Wilmcott, widow of John Smith and Anne Smith, her daughter on the other part, for the settlement of lands in Wilmcott, late belonging to the said John Smith, on the marriage of Anne Smith his daughter to Clement Edkins, junior.

Ref. ER 2/505 506 - Date: 13 and 14 May 1716
Lease for a year from Elizabeth Smith of Wilmcote in Aston Cantlow, widow, and Anne Edkins of Shelfield in Aston Cantlow widow, his daughter, to William Tibbatts, junior, of Henley in Arden, gent., and Samuel Munger of Shelfield, yeoman, of a messuage and lands in Wilmcote late belonging to John Smith, late husband of the said Elizabeth.

Ref. ER 2/507 - Date: 15 May 1716
Conveyance by the same to the same of the messuage and lands as above, in trust for the use severally of the said Elizabeth Smith and Anne Edkins for life with remainder to Smith Edkins, son of the said Anne, and his heirs for ever.