Topliss ~ Third Generation

    Issue of John Topliss and Ann Collier  
1.   Ellen TOPLIS
Born c1819 at Ashby De La Zouch. Not found in IGI.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Ashby de la Zouch. Address: Campions Yard, Ashby De La Zouch.
Together with her parents and brother and uncle:
Ellen Toplis. Dau. U. Age 32. Dressmaker. Born Leicestersh, Ashby De La Zouch.

Not found in 1841 or 1861 census.



1851 census
2.   James TOPLIS
Assume he fits here from 1841 census (unless he is a cousin).
Bap not found in IGI. There is another James Topliss bap 1821 at Castle Donnington, son of William and Sarah.

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Ashby de la Zouch. Address: Market Place, Ashby de la Zouch.
John Toplis. Age 50. Basket M. Born in Leicestershire.
James Toplis. Age 20. Basket M. Born in Leicestershire.
Edwin Toplis. Age 15. Born in Leicestershire.
Ann Toplis. Age 55. Born in Leicestershire.
Joseph Collier. Age 55. Basket M. Born in Leicestershire.




1841 census
3.   Edwin TOPLIS
Bap 27 Mar 1826 at Castle Donnington, Leicester (ref IGI).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Ashby de la Zouch. Address: Market Place, Ashby de la Zouch.
John Toplis. Age 50. Basket M. Born in Leicestershire.
James Toplis. Age 20. Basket M. Born in Leicestershire.
Edwin Toplis. Age 15. Born in Leicestershire.
Ann Toplis. Age 55. Born in Leicestershire.
Joseph Collier. Age 55. Basket M. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Ashby de la Zouch. Address: Campions Yard, Ashby De La Zouch.
Together with his parents and sister and uncle:
Edwin Toplis. Son. U. Age 24. Basket Maker. Born Leicestersh, Castle Donington.
[indexed Elwin]

Not found in 1861 census.



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1851 census

    Issue of William Toplis and Louisa or Lucy  
1.   William TOPLIS
Bap 10 Dec 1816 at Normanton Le Heath, Leicester, son of William Toplis and Lucy (ref IGI).

William married Dec qtr 1839 at Ashby de la Zouch District to Martha STANDLEY. She was bap 6 Apr 1818 at Snarestone, Leicestershire (as Stanly).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Nailstone. Registration District of Market Bosworth. Source HO107/602/11. Address: Nailstone.
William Toplis. Age 47. Ag Lab. Born in Leicestershire.
Louisa Toplis. Age 50. Born in Leicestershire.
Ann Toplis. Age 14. Born in Leicestershire.
William Toplis. Age 6. Born in Leicestershire.
William Toplis. Age 24. Born in Leicestershire.
Martha Toplis. Age 24. Born in Leicestershire.
Louisa Toplis. Age 10 mo. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Donington Le Heath. Registration District of Ashby De La Zouch. Address: Donington Le Heath.
Together with children Louisa (10), Emma (5):
William Toplis. Head. Mar. Age 34. Blacksmith. Born Leicestershire, Normington.
Martha Toplis. Wife. Mar. Age 32. Born Leicestershire, Snarestone.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Hugglescote. Registration District of Ashby De La Zouch. Address: Heward's Cottages, Hugglescote.
Together with children Emma (15), Frances Maria (7):
William Toplis. Head. Mar. Age 44. Blacksmith. Born Leicestershire, Normanton Le Heath.
Martha Toplis. Wife. Mar. Age 43. Born Leicestershire, Snarestone.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Hugglescote. Registration District of Ashby De La Zouch. Address: Hugglescote.
William Toplis. Head. Mar. Age 53. Blacksmith. Born Normanton Le Heath.
Martha Toplis. Wife. Mar. Age 52. Blacksmith's wife. Born Snarestone.

Martha's death reg Jun qtr 1873 at Ashby Z Dist aged 55 (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Hugglescote and Donnington. Registration District of Ashby De La Zouch. Address: Hugglescote and Donnington.
Together with his daughter Louisa (40) and her family:
William Topliss. Father-in-Law. Widr. Age 63. Blacksmith. Born Leicestershire, Normanton Le Heath.





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1881 census
    Children:  
  1. Louisa TOPLISS born 1840 at Heather, Leicestershire  
  2. Emma TOPLIS born 1846 at Normanton Le Heath, Leicestershire  
  3. Frances Maria TOPLIS born 1854 at Markfield, Leicestershire
 
2.   Frances TOPLISS
Bap 14 Mar 1819 at Normanton Le Heath, Leicester, dau of William Toplis and Lucy (ref IGI).


3.   Benjamin TOPLIS
Bap 1 Jul 1821 at Normanton Le Heath, Leicester, son of William Toplis and Louisa (ref IGI).
Not found in 1841 census.

Marriage of Benjamin TOPLISS to Mary PRESTON Dec qtr 1847 at Ashby de la Zouch District (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1851 census. Derbyshire, England. Civil Parish of Packington. Registration district of Ashby De La Zouch. Address: Mill St, Packington.
Together with children Ann (3), Herbert (11 mo):
Benjamin Toplis. Head. Mar. Age 27. Farm Labourer. Born Leicester, Normanton.
Mary Toplis. Wife. Mar. Age 27. Born Leicester, Swithland.
[all indexed as Topley]

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Normanton Le Heath. Registration District of Ashby De La Zouch. Address: Normanton Le Heath.
Together with children Ann (13), William (8), Preston (6), Benjamin (3), John (8 mo):
Benjamin Toplis. Head. Mar. Age 39. Ag Lab. Born Leicestershire, Normanton Le Heath.
Mary Toplis. Wife. Mar. Age 38. Lace Trimmer. Born Leicestershire, Swithland.
[all indexed as Topler]

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Normanton Le Heath. Registration District of Ashby De La Zouch. Address: Normanton Le Heath.
Together with children John (10), Thos (8), Clara E (6):
Benjamin Toplis. Head. Mar. Age 49. Farm Labourer. Born Normanton Le Heath, Leicestershire.
Mary Toplis. Wife. Mar. Age 47. Born Swithland, Leicestershire.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Ashby De La Zouch. Registration District of Ashby De La Zouch. Address: Leicester Road, Ashby De La Zouch.
Together with children Thomas (18), Clara E (15):
Benjamin Toplis. Head. Mar. Age 59. Ag Labourer. Born Leicester, Normanton.
Mary Toplis. Wife. Mar. Age 57. Ag Labourer Wife. Born Leicester Swithland Loughborh.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Whitwick. Registration District of Ashby De La Zouch. Address: Silver St, Whitwick.
Benjamin Toplis. Head. M. Age 68. Coal Miner. Born Leicestershire, Normanton Le Heath.
[indexed as 65]
Mary Toplis. Wife. M. Age 67. Born Swith Land.

Benjamin Topliss's death reg Mar qtr 1895 at Ashby Z District aged 73 (ref FreeBMD).
Mary Topliss's death reg Jun qtr 1898 at Ashby Z District age 75 (ref FreeBMD).






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1891 census
    Children:  
  1. Ann TOPLISS born 1848 at Normanton Le Heath, Leicester  
  2. Herbert TOPLIS born 1850 at Packington, Leicester  
  3. William TOPLISS born 1852 at Normanton Le Heath, Leicester  
  4. Preston TOPLISS born 1854 at Normanton Le Heath, Leicester  
  5. Benjamin TOPLISS born 1858 at Normanton Le Heath, Leicester  
  6. John TOPLISS born 1860 at Normanton Le Heath, Leicester  
  7. Thomas TOPLIS born 1862 at Normanton Le Heath, Leicester  
  8. Clara Ellen TOPLISS born 1865 at Normanton Le Heath, Leicester
 
4.   Anne TOPLISS
Bap 5 Aug 1827 at Normanton Le Heath, Leicester, dau of William and Louisa (ref IGI).
Bap 13 May 1827 at Normanton Le Heath, Leicester, dau of William and Lucy (ref IGI).
Not sure if these are the same person.

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Nailstone. Registration District of Market Bosworth. Source HO107/602/11. Address: Nailstone.
William Toplis. Age 47. Ag Lab. Born in Leicestershire.
Louisa Toplis. Age 50. Born in Leicestershire.
Ann Toplis. Age 14. Born in Leicestershire.
William Toplis. Age 6. Born in Leicestershire.
William Toplis. Age 24. Born in Leicestershire.
Martha Toplis. Age 24. Born in Leicestershire.
Louisa Toplis. Age 10 mo. Born in Leicestershire.

Marriage of Anne TOPLISS to John SMITH Dec qtr 1847 at Ashby de la Zouch District (ref FreeBMD).



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Last modified 17 Jan 2015