Richard SPIVEY Elizabeth SPIVEY Mary Ann SPIVEY William SPIVEY Joseph SPIVEY James SPIVEY Frances Ann SPIVEY Richard SPIVEY Sarah SPIVEY Laura Brown SPIVEY Frank SPIVEY Keziah T SPIVEY Philip SPIVEY Hester Louise SPIVEY Louisa BROWN Eliza SPIVEY Elizabeth HOLLOMAN Mini tree diagram
Edward Spivey grave Great Hallingbury, Essex

Edward Spivey grave Great Hallingbury, Essex


approx. 1814 - 2nd Oct 18947


Life History

approx. 1814

Born in Eversholt, Bedfordshire

10th Apr 1814

Christened in Eversholt, Bedfordshire (St John the Baptist, Eversholt).1

checked at Bedford County Record office.

6th Jun 1841

Recorded in census in Chippenham, Cambs (Garden House, in the Park, Chippenham).2

Occupation MS (man servant??). Not b in county

1st Feb 1844

Married Louisa BROWN in Chippenham, Cambs.9,1

get marriage 1Q 1844 Newmarket vol14/131

between Apr 1849 and Jun 1849

Birth of daughter Laura Brown SPIVEY in Great Hallingbury, Essex.5,9


Birth of son Frank SPIVEY in Great Hallingbury, Essex.10,11


Occupation Gardener.3


Recorded in census in Great Hallingbury, Essex (Woodside Green, Great Hallingbury).3

H0107 1707/123.. Also in household, Martha Jennings, niece age 14 b Halstead, Essex.

between Apr 1853 and Jun 1853

Birth of daughter Keziah T SPIVEY in Great Hallingbury, Essex.9

about Apr 1855

Birth of son Philip SPIVEY in Bishops Stortford, Essex.7,9

approx. 1858

Birth of daughter Hester Louise SPIVEY in Great Hallingbury, Essex.12,6

20th Sep 1858

Death of son Philip SPIVEY in Great Hallingbury, Essex.7


Recorded in census in Great Hallingbury, Essex (Woodside Green).8

RG9 807/100

7th Jan 1867

Death of Louisa BROWN in Great Hallingbury, Essex.7


Occupation Gardener.4

from son Frank's marriage cert


Recorded in census in Great Hallingbury, Essex

RG10/1353 fol 23 p5 widower


Occupation Gardener.5


Recorded in census in Great Hallingbury, Essex (Great Park Gate, Great Hallingbury, Essex).5

nr Bishops Stortford. RG11 1404/108 p8


Occupation Retired gardener.6

5th Apr 1891

Recorded in census in Sawbridgeworth, Essex (4 Cordroy (?) Cottages, Bull Road, Sawbridgeworth).6

living with daughters. RG12/1096 45 p4

2nd Oct 1894

Died in Bishops Stortford, Essex (buried at St Giles Church, Great Hallingbury).7

3a247  Gravestone reads "Edward Spivey died 2nd October 1894 aged  80 years. For 44 years head gardener to the late John Archer Houblon."


  • 1. International Genealogical Index
  • 2. 1841 census
  • 3. 1851 census
  • 4. Marriage Certificate
  • 5. 1881 census
  • 6. 1891 Census
  • 7. Gravestone
  • 8. 1861 census (7 April 1861)
  • 9. Free BMD
  • 10. 1901 Census
  • 11. 1837 Online
  • 12. 1871 Census

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