Starting Sept. 30, 2014, will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
Learn more

Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Tonks Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Isabella Tonks 3 marriages
Posted by: Pat Gould (ID *****9103) Date: June 21, 2003 at 01:30:01
  of 327

Isabella Tonks 2nd marriage to my great great grandfather.

St Pauls Balsall Heath Kings Norton July 18 1876
Joseph Thursfield age 41 wdr gunmaker of Balsall Heath son of Benjamin Thursfield gunmaker
Isabella Bolton age 33 wdw of Balsall Heath dau of John Tonks milkman
wit; Joseph Cox, Ann Cox

Isabella's 1st husband was Henry Bustin but between January & July 1876 she changed her name from Bustin to Bolton. On the cert. below she is witness to Amelia Thursfield's marriage.

St Clements Nechells Jan 23 1876
Thomas Pickering age 25 labourer of Thimble Mill Lane son of Samuel Pickering labourer
Amelia Thursfield age 30 same address dau of Benjamin Thursfield gun maker
wit; Henry Bustin, Isabella Bustin

After Joseph Thursfield's untimely death she married again

Water Orton Aston Oct 28 1888
Robert Hill age 52 wdr foreman of Water Orton son of Uriah Hill corn cutter
Isabella Thursfield age 46 wdw of Water Orton dau of John Tonks farmer
wit; Joseph Walker, Eliza Baker

(not sure if the following Joseph Cox is related to the witness on Joseph Thursfield & Isabella Boltons marriage cert.
St Clements Nechells Feb 5th 1877
Anthony Cox age 32 Widower fitter of 44 Bloomsbury St son of Joseph Cox farmer
Lucy Thursfield age 29 of Saltley Rd dau of Benjamin Thursfield gun maker
wit; Joseph Thursfield, May King)

Notify Administrator about this message?

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network