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Lucy Russ

  • Born: 13 Mar 1836, Stokes, Somerset shire, England 2
  • Christened: 8 May 1836, Stoke Sub Hamdon, Somerset, England 3
  • Marriage: Thomas Chant on 14 Jan 1855 in Stoke Sub Hamdon, Somerset, England 1
  • Died: 30 May 1924, Redruth, Australia at age 88 2

bullet  General Notes:

Obituary. Lucy Chant, aged 88, on 30 May, at Redruth.
Published: June 1924
She was born at Stokes, Somerset shire, England on 13 March 1836 and came to Australia in April 1955 [sic] [presume 1855?]. On her marriage to Thomas Chant they lived in Salisbury and then Auburn, before moving to Redruth. A member of Redruth Methodist Church for 63 years and one of the first Sunday-school teachers, she attended the recent stone laying for the new Sunday-school. She has of late lived with Mrs S.J. Tralaggan and was ill only a few days.


Lucy married Thomas Chant, son of William Chant and Elizabeth Male, on 14 Jan 1855 in Stoke Sub Hamdon, Somerset, England.1 (Thomas Chant was born on 15 Sep 1833 4 and was christened on 11 Nov 1833 in South Petherton Wesleyan Chapel.)



1 Joan Gray web site.

2 Obituary from Grant Martin email - Australia.

3 Church of LDS -

4 Ancestry, England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975.

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