Axtell One Name Study
See also
William AXTELL's other family: with Ann DRAPER (1858?-1894)
Emma BURGESS's other family: with DELL ( - )

Family of William AXTELL and Emma BURGESS

Husband: William AXTELL (1857-1931)
Wife: Emma BURGESS (1854?-1909)
Marriage 1 Aug 1898 St Albans, Hertfordshire, England, UK 1

Husband: William AXTELL

Name: William AXTELL 2,3,4,5
Sex: Male
Father: Joseph AXTELL (1826-1898)
Mother: Susan HARRIS (1835?- )
Birth Q2 1857 Redbourn, Hertfordshire, England, UK 6,7,8
Census (1) 7 Apr 1861 (age 3-4) Redbourn, Hertfordshire, England, UK 9
Census (2) 2 Apr 1871 (age 13-14) Redbourn, Hertfordshire, England, UK 10
Census (3) 3 Apr 1881 (age 23-24) Church End, Redbourn, Hertfordshire, England, UK 11
Census (4) 31 Mar 1901 (age 43) Redbourn, Hertfordshire, England, UK 12
Death Sep 1931 (age 74) 4,13
Burial Sep 1931 Redbourn, Hertfordshire, England, UK 13

Wife: Emma BURGESS

Name: Emma BURGESS 2
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1854 (app) Flamstead, Hertfordshire, England, UK 8
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 46-47) Redbourn, Hertfordshire, England, UK 12
Death 1909 (age 54-55) St Albans, Hertfordshire, England, UK 14

Note on Marriage

~Maragaret Sylvester (nee Canham) says "Ann Draper must have died because the second marriage was to Emma Dell (nee Burgess) on 01.08.1898 bringing with her Florence, Minnie and Frederick Dell. So I think they were living at 38 The Common, Redbourn with William and his children still at home Rachel, Annie, Ethel and George. How they got them all in I don't know as the cottages are only 2 up, 2 down. "


Possible spouses are Selina Ann Coleman or Emma Dell. Emma already known from Margaret Sylvester's records.

Note on Husband: William AXTELL

NOTES: Might have had a son called William Axtell born in 1879. 1901 Census has one born in Redbourn.


OCCUPATION: County council roadworker according to Margaret Sylvester (nee Canham).


1FindMyPast, "Marriage Index". Vol 3b/Page 651.
2Genes Reunited, "Genes Reunited Member". Margaret Sylvester (nee Canham) #156492.
3Debbie Ryan, "Person - Debbie Ryan".
Genes Reunited.
4Mark Webb, "Person - Mark Webb".
5"Parish Marriage Register (William Axtell & Ann Draper)".
6Ancestry, "England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index: 1837-1983". Vol 3a/Page 252.
7Ancestry, "1861 Census" (http://www.ancestry.co.uk).
8Ancestry, "1901 Census" (http://www.ancestry.co.uk).
9Ancestry, "1861 Census" (http://www.ancestry.co.uk). RG9/828 ED 8Folio 46/Page 10/Household 41.
10Ancestry, "1871 Census" (http://www.ancestry.co.uk). EE 8/Folio 64/Page 37/Household 188.
11Ancestry, "1881 Census" (http://www.ancestry.co.uk). ED 8/Folio 56/Page 25.
12Ancestry, "1901 Census" (http://www.ancestry.co.uk). ED 10/Folio 98/Page 7/Household 38.
13"Monumental Inscription".
14Ancestry, "England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index: 1837-1983". Vol 3a/Page 490.