John Amphlett


Personal and Family Information

John was born about 1837 in Wrockwardine Wood, Shropshire, England, the son of William Amphlett and Susannah Clemson.

His wife was Eliza Meredith, who he married on 4 MAY 1870 in Leintwardine, Hereford, England. Their five known children were Annie (1872-?), William (c1873-?), Harry James (c1875-?), Ada May (c1877-?) and John Ray (c1879-c1940).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


John Amphlett


William Amphlett


Thomas Amphlett


John Amphlett


Rosanna Hotchkiss


Jane Pickerill


Susannah Clemson



BirthABT 1837
Place: Wrockwardine Wood, Shropshire, England


OccupationBrick & Tile Maker 12 Men


Note 1

!Source: Russell Parsons

!Source: 1851 England Census

!Source: Household Record 1881 British Census

Name Relation Marital Status Gender Age Birthplace Occupation Disability

John AMPHLETT Head M Male 43 Brockwardine Wood, Shropshire, England Brick & Tile Maker 12 Men

Eliza AMPHLETT Wife M Female 35 Lientwardine, Hereford, England Brickmakers Wife

Annie AMPHLETT Daur Female 9 Downton, Hereford, England Scholar

Willie AMPHLETT Son Male 8 Downton, Hereford, England Scholar

Harry AMPHLETT Son Male 6 Downton, Hereford, England Scholar

Ada May AMPHLETT Daur Female 4 Downton, Hereford, England Scholar

John Ray AMPHLETT Son Male 2 Downton, Hereford, England

Matilda CROSSE Wifes Sister M Female 33 Lientwardine, Hereford, England Master Marriner Wife

Nellie MEREDITH Neice Female 13 Prestiegn, Radnorshire, Wales

Source Information:

Dwelling The Brakes Brick Yard

Census Place Leintwardine, Shropshire, England

Family History Library Film 1341629

Public Records Office Reference RG11

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