Robert Chatten
(Abt 1733-1821)
Rose Virgo
(Abt 1738-1828)
Robert Chatten
(Abt 1762-1853)
Temperance Emms
(Abt 1760-1840)
Barnabas Chatten


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1. Eleanor Vyse

Barnabas Chatten

  • Born: 30 Sep 1801, Shimpling, Norfolk
  • Christened: 9 Oct 1801, St George Parish, Shimpling, Norfolk, England
  • Marriage (1): Eleanor Vyse on 27 Mar 1826 in Dickleburgh, Norfolk
  • Died: 1882 aged 81

bullet  General Notes:

Two Barnabus's born Shimpling in 1801

on Maria's christening Barnabus shown as Publican - Kept The Eagle & Child

1841 census in Shimpling
Barnabas Chatten age 40 born Norfolk Shimpling, Norfolk, no occupation shown
Eleanor Chatten age 35 born Norfolk Shimpling, Norfolk
Rachael Chatten age 12 born Norfolk Shimpling, Norfolk
Nathaniel Chatten age 10 born Norfolk Shimpling, Norfolk
David Chatten age 8 born Norfolk Shimpling, Norfolk
Maria Chatten age 5 born Norfolk Shimpling, Norfolk
Jonathan Chatten age 4 born Norfolk Shimpling, Norfolk
Sarah Chatten age 4m born Norfolk Shimpling, Norfolk
1841 census ho107 758/13 5 15

from William White's 1845 History Gazetteer Directory of Norfolk
Chatten Barnabas beer seller
Chatten Robert farmer

1851 census Diss Road - living next door to Zachariah
Barnabas Chatten age 49 Shimpling, Norfolk Head Shimpling, Norfolk , occ field labourer
Eleanor Chatten age 49 Dickleboro, Norfolk wife Shimpling, Norfolk
Jonathan Chatten age 13 Shimpling, Norfolk son Shimpling, Norfolk
Sarah Chatten age 10 Shimpling, Norfolk daughter Shimpling, Norfolk
Eleanor Chatten age 7 Shimpling, Norfolk daughter Shimpling, Norfolk
1851 census ho107 1821 260 12

1861 census
Barnabas Chatten age 59 Shimpling, Norfolk Head Shimpling, Norfolk, occ ag lab
Elanor Chatten age 58 Dickleburgh, Norfolk Wife Shimpling, Norfolk
James Chatten age 7 Haughley, Suffolk Grandson Shimpling, Norfolk
1861 census rg9 1232 171 3

1871 census
Barnabas Chatten age 69 Shimpling, Norfolk Head Shimpling, Norfolk , occ Beer house
Ellen Chatten age 68 Dickleburgh, Norfolk wife Shimpling, Norfolk
Eliza Chatten age 44 Dickleburgh, Norfolk daughter Shimpling, Norfolk
1871 census rg10 1835 68 2

shown on 1881 in Depwade Union Workhouse in Pulham St Mary Magdalen, Norfolk
Shown as age 79 born in Shimpling , publican , pauper and widower
1881 census rg11 1969 70 6

his wife Eleanor is not dead but living with son Nathan

is this
Deaths Jun qtr 1882 Chatten Barnabas 73 Depwade 4b 150

note on wife Eleanors grave
Note added - Formerly of Burston in Norfolk where her husband lies.

Burston is in Depwade district - now Burston & Shimpling parish


bullet  Documentary notes:

1. Occupation: Field labourer.

2. Listed on 1851 census: Listed on 1851 census.


Barnabas married Eleanor Vyse, daughter of Unknown and Mary Chatten, on 27 Mar 1826 in Dickleburgh, Norfolk. (Eleanor Vyse was born about 1802 in Dickleburgh, Norfolk and died in 1886.)

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