Maria Youngs

F, #576, b. 19 July 1812, d. 14 July 1860
     Maria was born at Kenninghall, Norfolk, England, on 19 July 1812.1 She was the daughter of Samuel Youngs and Jane Unknown. She was baptized at Kenninghall Parish Church, Kenninghall, Norfolk, England, on 26 July 1812. Religion: Church of England.1 She married William Briggs at Kenninghall Parish Church, Kenninghall, Norfolk, England, on 24 March 1834.2 As of 24 March 1834, her married name was Maria Briggs.
She was listed as a member of the household in the 1841 census at Cox Street, Kenninghall, Norfolk, England. Those recorded in the household were: William Briggs, 30; Maria Briggs, 30; Mary Briggs, 8; Elizabeth Briggs, 7; James Briggs, 5; William Briggs, 3; Robert Briggs, 1; Jane Youngs, 70.3
She was the informant for, and present at, Jane Youngs's death at Kenninghall, Norfolk, England, on 3 February 1844.4,5
She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1851 census at The Heath, Kenninghall, Norfolk, England. Those recorded in the household were: William Briggs, head; Maria Briggs, wife; James Briggs, son; William Briggs, son; Robert Briggs, son; George Briggs, son; Sophia Briggs, daughter; Charles Briggs, son.6
Maria died on 14 July 1860 at Kenninghall, Norfolk, England, at age 47.7,5 Her body was interred on 19 July 1860 at Kenninghall, Norfolk, England, at Kenninghall Parish Church.8

Children of Maria Youngs and William Briggs

Citations

  1. [S326] Maria Young, Baptism entry, "Maria, Daughter of Samuel and Jane Youngs was born July 19 and was baptized July 26 1812."
  2. [S314] William Briggs to Maria Young, OPR Marriage entry, "William Briggs of this Parifh Bachelor and Maria Young of this Parifh Spinster were married in this Church by Banns this twenty fourth day of March in the Year One thoufand eight hundred and thirty four. In the presence of Henry Young, James Mordey."
  3. [S173] 1841, English Census, "Maria Briggs, aged 30, born in Norfolk, resident in Cox Street, Kenninghall."
  4. [S6768] Jane Youngs née Unknown, Statutory register of deaths, "Registration District: Guiltcross. 1844 Death in the Sub-district of Kenninghall & Harling in the County of Norfolk.
    No: 320. Died: Third of February 1844 in the Parish of Kenninghall. Name: Jane Youngs, Female. Age: 73 years. Profession: Wife of Samuel Youngs, Labourer (Deceased). Cause of Death: Old age. Informant: The mark X of Maria Briggs, Present at the Death, Kenninghall. Registered: Seventh of February 1844, George Kent, Registrar."
  5. [S6764] Betty Coldren, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Betty Coldren of Pennsylvania, USA.
  6. [S172] 1851, English Census, "Maria Briggs, wife, married, aged 39, born in Kenninghall, Norfolk, resident at The Heath."
  7. [S6767] Maria Briggs née Youngs, Statutory register of deaths, "Superintendent Registrar's District: Guiltcrofs. Registrar's District: Kenninghall. 1860 Deaths in the District of Kenninghall in the County of Norfolk.
    No: 278. Died: Fourteenth July 1860, Kenninghall. Name: Maria Briggs, Female. Age: 47 years. Profession: Wife of William Briggs an Agricultural Labourer. Cause of Death: Intussusception 5 days, Certified. Informant: X The mark of Amy Fuller, Present at the death, Kenninghall. Registered: Nineteenth July 1860, George Kent, Registrar."
  8. [S327] Maria Young, Burial entry, "Maria Briggs, Kenninghall, buried 19 July 1860, aged 47 years."