Richard Cheeseman1

#7907, (August 1841-March 1912)
Father*Robert Cheeseman2 b. 20 Apr 1808, d. Oct 1857
Mother*Sarah Hobbs2 b. 8 Aug 1807, d. Jul 1873
Charts The Wansburys of Shoreham, Kent.
Birth*AUG 1841 Richard Cheeseman was born in AUG 1841 at Keston, Kent, EnglandG.1 
Baptism29 AUG 1841 He was baptized on 29 AUG 1841 at Keston, KentG.1 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1861 He lived with Sarah Hobbs at Prospect Place, Keston, Kent, EnglandG, together with James Cheeseman and Charles Cheeseman.3 
Marriage*SEP 1869 Richard Cheeseman married Elizabeth Boyce in SEP 1869 at Croydon, Surrey, EnglandG.4 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1871 Richard Cheeseman lived with Sarah Hobbs at 1 Earl Street, Lambeth, Surrey, EnglandG, together with James Cheeseman, Richard Boyce Cheeseman and Elizabeth Boyce.5 
Occupation*30 MAR 1881 The occupation of Richard Cheeseman was 'Carman.6
Residence*30 MAR 1881 He and Elizabeth Boyce lived at 1 Model Cottages, Ernest Street, Norwood, Surrey, EnglandG, together with Richard Boyce Cheeseman, William Cheeseman, Lillian Cheeseman, Thomas Cheeseman, Louisa Cheeseman, Rose Cheeseman and Annie Cheeseman.6 
Residence2 APR 1911 Richard Cheeseman and Elizabeth Boyce lived at 24 Wood Street, West Norwood, London, EnglandG, together with Thomas Cheeseman and Annie Cheeseman.7 
Death*MAR 1912 Richard Cheeseman died in MAR 1912 at 34 Wood Street, West Norwood, London, EnglandG, aged 70.8 
Burial*4 APR 1912 He was buried on 4 APR 1912 at Norwood Cemetery, Lambeth, Surrey, EnglandG.9 


Elizabeth Boyce b. Mar 1844, d. Dec 1919
Marriage*SEP 1869 He married Elizabeth Boyce in SEP 1869 at Croydon, SurreyG.4 
Last Edited30 Mar 2018


  1. [S65] England & Wales Christenings, bapt, Richard Cheeseman, parents Robert & Sarah, Keston, Kent, fhl 992525.
  2. [S26] Extracted from the 1851 census, age & place.
  3. [S44] Extracted from the 1861 census.
  4. [S17] BMD indices, marriage; Elizabeth Boyce & Richard Cheeseman, Croydon, Surrey, Jul-Sep 1869, vol 2a 320.
  5. [S45] Extracted from the 1871 census.
  6. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census.
  7. [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census, and grandson, Willie, age 11, W Norwood.
  8. [S17] BMD indices, death, age 71, Lambeth, London, Jan-Mar 1912, vol 1d 484.
  9. [S48] Parish Register, burial, date & home address, Norwood Cemetery, no 45783, p 14577.
  10. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census, age & place.
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