It really is your lucky day - you did not mention any dates, but I found the
marriage of Robert and Bridget, and that led to the information you will find below.
Ted Stock firstname.lastname@example.org
Descendants of: Robert Waghorn
(numbers on left show generation - J/M shows registered in Jan/March quarter,etc)
(much of this information comes from Fran Wallace, a Waghorn descendant)
1 Robert Waghorn b. approx.1781
m. 4-Jan-1802 Bridget Painter b. approx.1781
Fran:1841 census shows Robert,c60,wife Bridget,c60,Jane,c30 & George,c20,
living in Chatham Hill,Chatham.
2 Sarah Waghorne b. 1803
2 Mary Ann Waghorn b. 16-Jun-1805
2 William Waghorn b. 1807 d. 1-Dec-1890
1871 census shows William,64,lodging at 72 Brook, Chatham with
wife & family
1881 census showsWilliam,75,wdr,living at 16 James St,Chatham, with a
family of boarders.
2 Jane Waghorn b. approx.1811
1841 census shows Jane,c30,living in Chatham Hill with parents &
brother George. (not shown as married, so could not have been married in
1838D Medway RD 5.482)
2 George Waghorn b. c1818 d. J/S1885
m. before c1848 Ann C. ? b. c1822 d. before 1881c
1841c shows George,c20,living in Chatham Hill with parents & sister Jane
1851 census shows George,32,wife Ann C,28,& Sarah,2,living at 19 High St
(?Chatham or Rochester)
1861 census shows George Waghorn,42,Labourer,wife Ann,38,William R,10,
Emma E,7,& Henry,9 mths,at Gardens Cottage,Manor St,Gillingham,Brompton
1881 census shows George,62,& son Robert,18,living at 4 Gansden's Alley,Manor
.St,Gillingham,Chatham,with cousin Richard Waghorn,64,widower,Gen.Lab,b.East
Peckham,Kent (net census says at 4 Gausdon Alley,Gillingham)
possible deaths of wife Ann:
an Anne Waghorn died Ticehurst J/M1865 no age given
an Ann Waghorne died St.George S J/M1865 no age given
an Ann Waghorn died Tunbridge A/J1865 no age given
3 Sarah Ann Waghorn b. J/S1848 d. 1-Dec-1867
1861c - ?Sarah Ann not shown at home in Gillingham.
3 William Richard Waghorn b. 1851 d. A/J1925
m. 5-Oct-1873 Mary Goff b. c1851/1852 d. 1-Mar-1882
m. before c1886 Susan ? b. c1864
1861c at home
1881 census shows William,29,Groom,wife Mary,29,Seamstress,Arthur,7,&
Amos,1,living at 12 Solomon Alley,Chatham.
1891 census shows William,43,General Lab,wife Susan,26,Arthur,17,Gen.Lab,
Amos,11,Robert,4,& Ada Mary,2,living at 12 Manor Street,Brompton,Gillingham
children of William Richard:
4 Arthur William Waghorn b. A/J1874 d. J/S1917
4 Amos Waghorn b. O/D1879 d. 1-Dec-1942
m. before c1907 Susannah Love b. pre c1889 d. ?
5 Edna May Waghorn b. J/M1907 d. ?
4 Robert Henry Waghorn b. J/M1887 d. ?
m. O/D1924 Frances/Fanny L. Collier b. pre c1906 d. ?
5 Joan L. Waghorn b. J/M1927 d. ?
4 Ada Mary Waghorn b. c1888 d. ?
3 Emma E. Waghorn b. c1853
3 Henry Waghorn b. 1860
3 Robert Waghorn b. A/J1863
m. O/D1882 Anne E. ? b. c1865
1891 census shows Robert,27,Dock Yard Labourer,wife Anne E,25,Tailoress,Ada
M,6,William C,4,Charles R,2,& Ethel M,6 mths,at 10 Caroline Square, Chatham.
children of Robert:
4 Ada M. Waghorn b. c1884 d. ?
4 William C. Waghorn b. c1886 d. ?
4 Charles R. Waghorn b. c1888 d. ?
4 Ethel M. Waghorn b. c1890 d. ?
2 Jesse Waghorn b. c1818 d. ?1891
m. 7-May-1848 Eliza(beth) ?Ann Munday? b. c1826 d. 1-Jun-1892
entry in 1861 census - Jesse,41,Dock Lab,wife Elizabeth,35,&
4 children,in Chatham.
:a death registered as "Jesse Waghorn, age 83" in Medway J/M1891
Post Office Directory 1851 shows a Jesse W. as a Beer Retailer at Crow Lane,
Rochester. (?this Jesse)
IGI (web) says born Kent about 1808 - 1818 more likely, from age of husband
1881 census shows Jesse,62,Superannuated Laborer,wife Eliza,54,Elizabeth,21,
u,General Servant,Walter,18,u,Bricklayers Laborer,Alice,12,& Annie,9,living
at 9 Henry Street, Chatham, Kent.
3 Eliza Ann Waghorn b. c1848
1851 census shows Eliza Ann,2,living in Crow Lane,Cranbrook with parents
& sister Sarah also aged 2 [?mths]
1861 census shows Eliza Ann,12,living in Brook,Chatham,with parents, 3
sisters & brother.
1881c:not at home.
3 Sarah Sophia Waghorn b. J/M1851
1851 census shows Sarah S,2 [prob.mths],living in Crow Lane,Cranbrook
with parents & sister Elisa.
1861 census shows Sarah,9,living in Brook,Chatham with parents & 4 sib.
:1871 census shows Sarah,20,living at 72 Brook,Chatham with ""
1881c:not at home
3 Mary Elizabeth Waghorn b. c1853 d. ?J/M1882
m. 25-Dec-1870 Joshua Ellis b. pre c1852
1861 census shows Mary,7,living in Brook,Chatham with parents & 4 sib.
1881c:not at home
3 George Thomas Waghorn b. 1857
m. O/D1880 Cordelia Goodchild b. c1859 d. 21-Oct-1901
1881 census shows George,23,living at 7 Henry St,Chatham,with Cordelius
21 (?entered as wife but male name). Next door to father Jesse.
birth reg:1857J Medway RD 2a.291 as George Thomas
1891 census shows George,34,Plasterer,wife Cordelia,29,Cordelia A,9,[this
entry duplicated],Eliza,7,& Ethel,5,living at 13 Maida Road, Luton, Chatham.
Somerset House index shows admon for Cordelia,wife of George Thomas W.,
plasterer. Estate £102/10/1.
children of George Thomas:
4 Cordelia A. Waghorn b. c1881
4 Eliza Waghorn b. c1883 d. ?
4 Ethel Waghorn b. c1885 d. ?
3 Elizabeth Jane Waghorn b. c1859 d. ?A/J1902
3 Hannah Matilda Waghorn b. O/D1862
1881 census shows Hannah,u,20,General Servant with Julius Urbach,Beer
Retailer from Germany & family & 2 lodgers,at The Vintners Arms,130 City
3 William Walter Robert Waghorn b. O/D1863
1891 census shows William W,26,Crew,Stoker,Chatham (no further details)
3 Anne Alice Waghorn b. c1869
Shown in census as Alice Waghorn.
3 Annie Bridget Waghorn b. J/M1872
m. 3-Feb-1889 James Inglis Buck b. pre c1871
IGI (family group) shows Annie Bridget Waghorn,d.of Jesse,b.about 1868,
Chatham,& married James Inglis Buck 3/2/1889 Chatham