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Benjamin Chatten
(Abt 1833-1902)
Mary Allum
(Cir 1833-1869)
George Nunn
(Abt 1813-)
(Abt 1829-)
Shadrach Chatten
Margaret Nunn
(Abt 1868-)
William Nunn Chatten


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1. Gladys Ruth Scrancher

William Nunn Chatten

  • Born: 1886, Ellingham, Norfolk
  • Christened: 10 Oct 1886, Ellingham, Norfolk
  • Marriage (1): Gladys Ruth Scrancher on 23 Dec 1913 in Hapton, St Margarets, Norfolk

bullet  General Notes:

not yet found on births index as Chatten

so think this is
Births Dec qtr 1886 Chapman William Nunn Loddon 4b 219
name: William Nunn Chatten
baptism/christening date: 10 Oct 1886
baptism/christening place: Ellingham, Norfolk
father's name: Shadrach Chatten
mother's name: Margaret Chatten
indexing project (batch) number: I02539-5
system origin: England-EASy
source film number: 1951630
reference number: item 8 p 108

1891 census entry
Benjamin Chatten age 65 Brockdish, Norfolk Head Wissett Suffolk widower, occ farmer
Sophia Chatten age 18 Brockdish, Norfolk daughter Wissett Suffolk, unmarried
Shadrach Chatten age 26 Brockdish, Norfolk son Wissett Suffolk, occ farmers son
Margaret Chatten age 23 Beccles, Suffolk son wife Wissett Suffolk
William Chatten age 4 Ellingham, Norfolk grandson Wissett Suffolk
Edith Chatten age 3 Broom, Norfolk granddaughter Wissett Suffolk
Amy Chatten age 1 Hales, Norfolk granddaughter Wissett Suffolk
George Chatten age 1m Wissett, Suffolk grandson Wissett Suffolk
1891 census rg12 1484 162 22

Shown on 1901 census in St Johns Hill, Bungay
Shadrack Chatten age 38 Brockdish, Norfolk Head Bungay Holy Trinity Suffolk, occ teamster on farm
Margaret Chatten age 33 Beccles, Suffolk wife Bungay Holy Trinity Suffolk
William Chatten age 14 Ellingham, Norfolk son Bungay Holy Trinity Suffolk , occ bricklayers labourer
Edith Chatten age 13 Broome, Norfolk daughter Bungay Holy Trinity Suffolk
Amy Chatten age 11 Hales, Norfolk daughter Bungay Holy Trinity Suffolk
George Chatten age 10 Wissett, Suffolk son Bungay Holy Trinity Suffolk
Alice Chatten age 7 Wissett, Suffolk daughter Bungay Holy Trinity Suffolk
Shadrack Chatten age 3 Wissett, Suffolk son Bungay Holy Trinity Suffolk
Percy Chatten age 1 Bungay, Suffolk son Bungay Holy Trinity Suffolk
1901 census rg13 1798 153 4

1911 Census completed by head of family
Name Relationship Status Years Married age Occupation Birthplace
Shadrack Chatten Father Married 25 age 45 Cowman On Farm Br** Norfolk
Margarett Chatten Wife Married 25 age 42 Br** Norfolk
William Chatten Son Single age 24 Cowman On Farm Ellingham Norfolk
George Chatten Son Single age 20 Farm Labourer Wissett Suffolk
Shadrack Chatten Son age 13 School Wissett Suffolk
Persey Chatten Son age 11 School Bungay Suffolk
Lilley Chatten Daughter age 9 School Bungay Suffolk
Albert ??? Chatten Son age 6 St Lawrence Suffolk
Marey Chatten Daughter age 3 St Lawrence Suffolk
Benjamin Chatten Son age 2 St Lawrence Suffolk

Shown as having 12 children born alive 12 still living
Address Hapton Norwich
Rooms 2 down 3 bedrooms
Signature S Chatten

marriages Dec qtr 1913 Chatten William
Scrancher Depwade 4b 651

marriages Dec qtr 1913 Scrancher Gladys R Chatten Depwade 4b 651
Shown on marriage details as William Chatten age 26 , Railway labourer, father Shadrack Chatten , farm labourer.

Known as Billy

1921 Census Hapton, Norfolk
First name Last name Relationship to head Sex Age Birth place Occupation Employer
William Chatten Head Male 33 Norfolk Permanent Way Labourer Great Eastern Railway
Gladys Ruth Chatten Wife Female 28 Hapton, Norfolk Household Duties -
Gwendoline Dorothy Chatten Daughter Female 6 Hapton, Norfolk - -

1939 register Household 3 People Mill Cottage , Depwade R.D., Norfolk
First name Last name DOB Sex Occupation Marital status
Chatten William 08 Sep 1886 Male Lengthman On L N E R Married
Chatten Ruth Gladys 01 Feb 1893 Female Unpaid Domestic Duties Married
Chatten Gordon H 21 Dec 1929 Male At school Single

First name William N
Last name Chatten
Age 62
Death quarter 4
Death year 1948
District Norwich
County Norfolk
Volume 4B
Page 563

Name: William Nunn Chatten
Birth Date: 8 Sep 1886
Birth Place: Ellingham, South Norfolk District, Norfolk
Death Date: 25 Nov 1948
Death Place: City of Norwich, Norfolk
Cemetery: St. Margaret Churchyard
Burial or Cremation Place: Hapton, South Norfolk District, Norfolk


bullet  Documentary notes:

1. Marriage, 23 Dec 1913, Hapton, Norfolk. ----------click picture to the right to view

2. Occupation: Bricklayer's Labourer in 1901.

3. Listed on 1901 census.


William married Gladys Ruth Scrancher, daughter of William Scrancher and Unknown, on 23 Dec 1913 in Hapton, St Margarets, Norfolk. (Gladys Ruth Scrancher was born in 1893 in Hapton, Norfolk and died in 1977 in Depwade district, Norfolk.)

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