Charlotte WITHAM

b. 4 March 1792, d. 1887
Father*John WITHAM b. c 1761, d. 11 Mar 1835
Mother*Ann PLAYER b. c 1766, d. Aug 1808
Birth*Charlotte WITHAM was born on 4 March 1792 at Rochester, Kent.1 
BaptismShe was baptized on 29 April 1792 at St Nicholas of Myra, Rochester, Kent.1 
Married Name As of 27 July 1813,her married name was SYER. 
Marriage*She married Neville Lord SYER, son of Reverend Isaac Neville SYER and Susan WINK, on 27 July 1813;

Charlotte married a Neville Lord Syer the son
of the curate, Rev Isaac Neville Syer. It is
recorded in the local history book, that she
is the daughter of John Witham of the Golden Lion.2

 
(Witness) CensusCharlotte WITHAM appeared on the census of 7 June 1841 in the household of Neville Lord SYER at High Street, Rayleigh, Essex;

1841 Census:
Place: High Street, Rayleigh, Essex
Ref: HO107/337/16/7/7
Name Age Sex Occupation Born in County
Neville Syer 45 M Publican Y
Neville Syer 25 M - Y
James Syer 21 M - Y
Charlotte Syer 40 F - N
Ann Syer 20 F - Y
Charlotte Syer 15 F - Y
Fanny Syer 15 F - Y
Maria Syer 14 F - Y
Susan Syer 11 F - Y
Mary Syer 10 F - Y
Sophia Syer 8 F - Y
John Witham 35 M Painter N
Ann Witham 60 F - Y
Sophia Moss 24 F F.S. Y
Mary Moore 20 F F.S. Y.3
 
(Witness) CensusCharlotte WITHAM appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in the household of John WITHAM at Broadway, Rayleigh, Essex, England;

1851 Census:
Place: Broadway, Rayleigh, Essex
Ref: HO107/1777/17
Name Age Sex Mar Occupation Birthplace Relationship
John Witham 50 M U Painter Kent, Rochester Head
Charlotte Syer 53 F W - Kent, Rochester Sister
Neville Syer 36 M U late Innkeeper Essex, Rayleigh Nephew
Ann Syer 31 F U Schoolmistress Essex, Rayleigh Niece
James Syer 30 M U Waiter Essex, Rayleigh Nephew
Fanny Syer 26 F U - Essex, Rayleigh Niece
Mary Syer 19 F U Milliner Essex, Rayleigh Niece
John Syer 15 M - Scholar Essex, Rayleigh Nephew
Florance Low 2 F - - Essex, Rochford Gt Niece.4

 
Census*Charlotte WITHAM appeared on the census of 7 April 1861 at Rayleigh, Essex, England;

1861 Census:
Place: In Street, Rayleigh, Essex
Ref: RG 9/1083/35/23
Name Age Sex Mar Occupation Birthplace Relationship
Charlotte Syer 68 F W Innkeeper widow Kent, Rochester Head
Ann Syer 42 F U Schoolmistress Essex, Rayleigh Daughter
James N Syer 40 M U Plumber Essex, Rayleigh Son
Maria Syer 30 F U - Essex, Rayleigh Daughter
John Syer 24 M U Brewers Clerk Essex, Rayleigh Son.5

 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 2 April 1871 in the household of James Neville SYER at High Street, Rayleigh, Essex, England;

1871 Census:
Place: High Street, Rayleigh, Essex
Ref: RG10/1667/28/7
Name Age Sex Mar Occupation Birthplace Relationship
James Syer 50 M U Plumber Essex, Rayleigh Head
Charlotte Syer 77 F W - Kent, Rochester Mother
Maria Syer 42 F U - Essex, Rayleigh Sister
John Syer 34 M U Brewers Clerk Essex, Rayleigh Brother.6

 
CensusCharlotte WITHAM appeared on the census of 3 April 1881 at High Street, Rayleigh, Essex, England;

1881 Census:
Place: High Street, Rayleigh, Essex
Ref: RG11/1768/25/4
Name Age Sex Mar Occupation Birthplace Relationship
Charlotte Syer 89 F W Retired Pub. W. Kent, Rochester Head
Jas N Syer 60 M U Plumber Essex, Rayleigh Son
Fanny Syer 55 F U - Essex, Rayleigh Daughter
John M Syer 44 M U Chemist Essex, Rayleigh Son.7

 
Death*She died in 1887; Death entry: Jun Qtr 1887 Rochford 4a/203.2 

Family

Neville Lord SYER b. between 1792 and 1796, d. circa September 1841
Marriage*She married Neville Lord SYER, son of Reverend Isaac Neville SYER and Susan WINK, on 27 July 1813;

Charlotte married a Neville Lord Syer the son
of the curate, Rev Isaac Neville Syer. It is
recorded in the local history book, that she
is the daughter of John Witham of the Golden Lion.2

 
Children
Last Edited27 Aug 2010

Citations

  1. Baptism Entry, 16th century onwards "unknown cd."
  2. Beryl Hall (WITHAM researcher.)
  3. Online image of the 1841 Census for England and Wales (Ancestry.co.uk, http://www.ancestry.co.uk.)
  4. Online image of the 1851 Census for England and Wales (Ancestry.co.uk, http://www.ancestry.co.uk.)
  5. Online image of the 1861 Census for England and Wales (Ancestry.co.uk, http://www.ancestry.co.uk.)
  6. Online image of the 1871 Census for England and Wales (Ancestry.co.uk, http://www.ancestry.co.uk.)
  7. Online image of the 1881 Census for England and Wales (Ancestry.co.uk, http://www.ancestry.co.uk.)