Family Card - Person Sheet
Family Card - Person Sheet
NameJoshua Broughton
Birth1839, Spixworth
Death1917, Norwich
FatherJohn BROUGHTON (1809-1893)
MotherMary Catherine COE (1810-1874)
Spouses
Birth8 Sep 1839, Colton
Death1921, Norwich
FatherThomas Andrews (1808-)
MotherMaria Webster (1812-)
Marriage1864
ChildrenJoshua John Coe (1865-1938)
 William Raymond (1867-1926)
 Florence Bridget (1868-1941)
 Emily Katherine (1870-1870)
 Burton Thomas (1871-)
 May Catherine (1872-1936)
 Salome Beatrice (1874-1874)
 Violet Beatrice (1875-)
 Sydney George (1878-1959)
 Ernest Herbert (1879-1880)
 Levina Elisabeth J (1882-1882)
 Rosannah Harriet (1886-1887)
 Anna Elizabeth (1890-1890)
Notes for Joshua Broughton
Joshua Broughton - known sometimes as Joshua Coe Broughton or Josiah Broughton - was christened on 17th August 1839. He was the son of John Broughton (1809) and Mary Catherine Coe. In 1841 he was living at the forge near the church in Spixworth. In 1851 he was living at the forge at Lone Barn, south of Spixworth village. Joshua had left home by 1861 and was working as a blacksmith in Honingham. In 1871 he was married with four children, working as a blacksmith and living at 13 Wilderness Place, North Side, Norwich. Around 1864 he married Charlotte Andrews and, in 1881, they were living in Beaney's Gardens in Norwich, where Joshua was working as a blacksmith. He was also working in Norwich as a blacksmith in 1891 and had moved to 8 Wright's Yard, off Ber Street. He was listed as a coach smith in Kelly's directories of Norfolk from 1892 to 1904. In 1901, he was still working as a coach and general smith in Wright's Yard. By 1911 he had retired and was living at 108 Stafford Street, Norwich. He died in Norwich in 1917, aged 78.

Sources
• 1. Birth Register, St. Peter's Church, Spixworth. Joshua Broughton. Baptised 17th August 1839. • 2. 1881 Census. Beaney's Gardens, Norwich. Josiah [sic] Broughton. Age 41. Born Spixworth. Blacksmith. • 3. International Genealogical Index. Joshua Broughton. Given as father to Joshua John Coe Broughton (1865, Norwich). As Josiah. Mother listed as Charlotte Andrews. • 4. 1851 Census on CD-ROM. Loune Barn [sic: Lone Barn], St Faiths, Spixworth St Faiths. Joshua Browghton. Son. Scholar. Age 12. Born Spixworth. • 5. Norfolk Transcription Archive. Baptisms (Parish Register), St Faiths District, Spixworth: 1839, Broughton, Joshua. John + Mary. No. 38. • 6. Kelly's Directory of Norfolk 1892. Joshua Broughton, Coach smith, Wight's Yard, Ber Street, Norwich. • 7. 1891 Census. 8 Wright's Yard, Norwich. Joshua Broughton. Age 51. Blacksmith. Born Spixworth. • 8. 1841 Census. Near church, Spixworth. Joshua Browton. Age 2. • 9. Kelly's Directory of Norfolk, 1900. Wright's Yard, Ber Street, Norwich. Joshua Broughton, Coach smith. • 10. Kelly's Directory of Norfolk 1904. Wright's Yard, Ber Street, Norwich. Joshua Broughton, Coach smith. • 11. Kelly's Directory of Norfolk, 1883. Joshua Broughton, Coach Smith, Wright's Yard, Ber Street, Norwich. • 12. 1901 Census. 8 Wrights' Yard, Norwich. Joshua Coe Broughton. Head. Married. Age 61. Coach & General Smith. Born Spixworth. • 13. Grace King's data. Joshua Coe Broughton. Baptised, Spixworth, 15 Sep 1839. • 14. 1861 Census. Honingham. Joshua Broughton. Lodger. Age 22. Blacksmith. Born Spixworth. • 15. 1871 Census. 13 Wilderness Place, North Side, Norwich St. Julian. Joshua Broughton. Head. Age 31. Blacksmith. Born Spixworth. • 16. 1911 Census. 108 Stafford Street, Norwich. Joshua Coe Broughton. Head. Age 71. Retired Blacksmith. Born Spixworth. • 17. Death Registers. Sep. 1917. Broughton, Joshua. 4b.172. Age 78.
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