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Solomon Eves

Male 1796 - 1845  (49 years)


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  • Name Solomon Eves 
    Born 1796  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Jan 1845  Gravesend, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 2 Feb 1845  Milton Next, Gavesend, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2682  Smythson Tree
    Last Modified 1 Mar 2016 

    Family Mary Ann Mason,   b. 23 Jun 1796, Strood, Rochester, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1871  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 24 Feb 1834  St Nicholas, Rochester Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Mary Ann Eves,   b. Oct 1834, Gravesend, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2012 
    Family ID F736  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 1841 age 45 labourer, living with wife Mary and Sarah Springett in Milton, Gravesend

      Death cert ref: Solomon Eves mar qtr 1845 Gravesend 5 142

      Solomon Eves (56) buried 2 Feb 1845 at Milton next Gravesend

      West Kent Gazette 25 Jan 1845 / South Eastern Gazette 28 Jan 1845:
      Report on an accident occuring to Solomn Eves, an elderly (he was in fact 56!) & steady, drayman at Messers Becketts Brewery, when he over balanced and fell breaking his collar bone and multiple ribs, he must have damaged something vital because he was in a critical condition with the surgeons saying they could do nothing for him.

      Inquest reported the following week, that his ribs had punctured his lung and he died on the Sunday 26th January, the accident happening on the preceeding Wednesday 22nd January. It says he left a wife and 4 small children.

  • Sources 
    1. [S12] 1841 census, Age 45 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S57] Cityark, cityark.medway.gov.uk, Sindee work P306/1/19 page 296 (Reliability: 3).