Robert TOMPKINS

Male 1834 - 1897  (63 years)


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  • Name Robert TOMPKINS 
    Born 1834  Barton Hartshorn, Buckinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Lost Cousins 1841 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Dorton, Buckinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Age: 7y 
    Address:
    Spa Farm 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Sydenham, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Age: 20y 
    Address:
    Grange Farm 
    Business started 1856  Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Oxford Road 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Age: 27y 
    Address:
    3 Coley Hill 
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Auctioneer and valuer 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Age: 37y 
    Address:
    24 ???? Street 
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Auctioneer 
    Lost Cousins 1881 
    Residence Between 1881 and 1897  Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Westlands, Tilehurst Road 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Age: 47y 
    Address:
    Westlands, Tilehurst Road 
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Auctioneer (2 housemaids, coachman and groom) 
    Census 1891  Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age: 57y 
    Address:
    Westlands, Tilehurst Road 
    • Transcribed as TAMPKINS
    Business started 1894  Valpy Street, Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation Auctioneer 
    Will 1897  Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Executor: F E Hutchinson Oxford Affidavit 1952 Will Folio 1109
    Died 7 Feb 1897  Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Deaths Mar 1897 Tompkins Robert 63 Reading 2c 243.

      Copy of funeral from the Reading Mercury saved.
    Buried 11 Feb 1897  Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I245  Caroline's Tree
    Last Modified 29 May 2019 

    Father Robert TOMPKINS,   b. 1797, Oddington, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1871, Headington, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Ann OSBORN,   b. 1798, Hethe, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1854, Thame, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 10 Nov 1829  Merton, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Family ID F73  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Anne WEST,   b. 1837, Bledlow, Buckinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1911  (Age 74 years) 
    Married Between Apr 1856 and Jun 1856  Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Robert Tompkins 1856 Apr-May-Jun Wycombe Buckinghamshire, Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire
      View Record Sarah Anne West 1856 Apr-May-Jun Wycombe Buckinghamshire, Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire
    Children 
     1. Louisa Margaret TOMPKINS,   b. 1857, Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Jessie Ellen TOMPKINS,   b. 1859, Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Oct 1861 and Dec 1861, Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     3. Charles Arthur TOMPKINS,   b. 1862, Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Florence Emmeline TOMPKINS,   b. 1865, Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Clara Isabel TOMPKINS,   b. 1870, Reading, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2015 
    Family ID F74  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Conveyance of road (580 feet) bordering 'Westlands' in the parish of St Mary, Reading; also land separating the road from Pigs Green Lane D/ECD T26/1 1882. These documents are held at Berkshire Record Office. Parties: John Bligh Monck and William Berkeley Monck, both of Coley Park; Robert Tompkins, auctioneer, of Reading.)
    • GWR shareholder entry:
      Shareholder: Robert TOMPKINS
      First name(s): Robert
      Last name: TOMPKINS
      Role/Event: Death
      Date: 7 Feb 1897
      Place: Reading
      County: Berkshire
      Reference: Volume 72 Folio 18 Entry 61 Column 3
      Robert TOMPKINS Death 7 Feb 1897 Reading, Berkshire, England 3
      Mrs Florence Emmeline HUTCHINSON Executor 24 May 1897 Maidenhead, Berkshire, England 7
      Alexander Giford HUTCHINSON 24 May 1897 Maidenhead, Berkshire, England 7

  • Sources 
    1. [S35] Census 1841 Dorton Robert Tompkins.

    2. [S106] Census 1851 Sydenham Oxfordshire.

    3. [S285] Census 1861 Reading, Berkshire.

    4. [S287] Census 1871 Reading, Berkshire.

    5. [S286] Census 1881 Reading, Berkshire.

    6. [S390] Findmypast.

    7. [S385] Newspaper: The Era (London, England), Saturday, February 20, 1897.

    8. [S112] Marriage record: Ann Osborn Robert Tompkins.