Daniel Larby (1842-1922)


Daniel Larby was christened on 25 January 1842 in Midhust, Sussex, England. His parents were John and Elizabeth Larby. His siblings were Mary (1843), Jane (1844), Elizabeth Harriett (1847), Maria (1851) and John James (1854) Larby. In 1866 in Midhurst, Sussex, Daniel married Mary Ann Putman (1846 - after 1901). Daniel worked as a carter at the time of the 1881 census. The family livedlived in Elmersend, Beckenham, Kent, at that time. Daniel and Mary had the following children:

  • John Larby (born c. 1868)
  • Thomas George Larby (born 1870)
  • Mary Ann Larby (born 1871)
  • Harriet Larby (born 1874)
  • James Henry Larby (born 1877)

By the time of the 1901 census Daniel lived in Croydon, Surrey and was working as a carter on a farm. Daniel Larby passed away aged seventy-nine in 1922.

His ChildrenEdit

John LarbyEdit

John Larby was born in about 1868 in Merstham, Surrey. In 1893 aged twenty-five in Bromley, Kent, John married Frances S. Gilson. John worked as a railway platelayer with his brother Thomas.

Thomas LarbyEdit

Thomas George Larby was born in 1870 in Merstham, Surrey. In 1895, aged twenty-five in Croydon, Surrey, Thomas married Emily Wigley. Thomas worked as a railway platelayer with his brother John.

Thomas & Emily Larby had six chiildren and lived in 36 St Margarets rd Elmersend Kent.

Millicent, married Jack Harris, children, Lily & Daniel

Rose, married Simmons.

Alice, married Stan Kent daughter Jean.

May Clair, married Robert Biddle.

Dorothy, born 1900 unmarried had 2 children Sidney Hector** was raised by his grandparent, daughter adopted.

William Thomas Daniel, born 1898 married Amy Garrett,1932, son Clive Antony* born 1936,

Willliam at 16 joined the Royal Marine`s Deal, served in HMS Royal Oak, HMS Hawkins & HMS Forward,

demob 1926 then worked on southern railway bridge dept london bridge,as the time keeper.died 1978,

  • Sidney Hector Larby Married Hazel Smith.

children June married William.

Mary married Turnball,

John Larby.

children Richard & Natalie.

Peter Larby

children Tina & Nicola

  • Clive Antony Larby married Margerat Barnsdale 1959 ( devorced 1975 )

chidren Tracy Ann born 1963 married Robert Gilbert in australia 1991 children Thomas & Amy

Sarah Jane born 1966 partner John Towse children Ben & Lucy

2nd wife Jill O`Callaghan (nee smith) married 1984 daughter1985 Caroline Amy

Mary LarbyEdit

Mary Ann Larby was born in 1871 in Merstham, Surrey. She married either William Coxall or Thomas Etherington in 1897 in Croydon aged twenty-six.

Harriet LarbyEdit

Harriet(t) Larby was born in 1874 in Merstham, Surrey. She married William Mann in Croydon in 1899 aged twenty-five and lived in Plumstead, London.

James LarbyEdit

James Henry Larby was born in 1877 in Merstham, Surrey.