Mountifield family - Jan 2021

Benjamin MOUNTIFIELDAge: 89 years18261916

Name
Benjamin MOUNTIFIELD
Given names
Benjamin
Surname
MOUNTIFIELD
Birth April 9, 1826 32 30
Address: Hardway
Baptism October 15, 1826 (Age 6 months)
Address: St Mary's Church
Birth of a sisterCatherine Maria MOUNTIFIELD
before April 6, 1828 (Age 23 months)
_SDATE: 5 APR 1828
Birth of a sisterMaria Ann MOUNTIFIELD
before June 21, 1829 (Age 3 years)
_SDATE: 20 JUN 1829
Birth of a brotherTheophilus James MOUNTIFIELD
April 18, 1831 (Age 5 years)
Baptism of a brotherTheophilus James MOUNTIFIELD
May 15, 1831 (Age 5 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn MOUNTIFIELD
before January 7, 1832 (Age 5 years)
_SDATE: 6 JAN 1832
Burial of a paternal grandfatherJohn MOUNTIFIELD
January 7, 1832 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a sisterAmy Perren MOUNTIFIELD
before March 24, 1833 (Age 6 years)
_SDATE: 23 MAR 1833
Death of a sisterMaria Ann MOUNTIFIELD
before April 6, 1835 (Age 8 years)
_SDATE: 5 APR 1835
Burial of a sisterMaria Ann MOUNTIFIELD
April 6, 1835 (Age 8 years)
Death of a brotherJohn MOUNTIFIELD
before October 27, 1835 (Age 9 years)
Cause: Drowned at sea
_SDATE: 26 OCT 1835
Burial of a brotherJohn MOUNTIFIELD
October 27, 1835 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherCornelius John MOUNTIFIELD
January 1, 1836 (Age 9 years)
Address: Hardway
Birth of a brotherAlfred MOUNTIFIELD
October 14, 1837 (Age 11 years)
Residence June 6, 1841 (Age 15 years)
Address: Hardway
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohn PAIGE
before October 16, 1841 (Age 15 years)
_SDATE: 15 OCT 1841
Burial of a maternal grandfatherJohn PAIGE
October 16, 1841 (Age 15 years)
MarriageRebecca SPARSHOTTView this family
August 2, 1849 (Age 23 years)
Address: St Marys Church
Birth of a son
#1
Francis John MOUNTIFIELD
May 15, 1850 (Age 24 years)
Baptism of a sonFrancis John MOUNTIFIELD
June 9, 1850 (Age 24 years)
Occupation
Coast Guard
March 30, 1851 (Age 24 years)

Residence March 30, 1851 (Age 24 years)
Address: North Street, Walton
Birth of a son
#2
John Benjamin MOUNTIFIELD
March 1852 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Charles Sparshott MOUNTIFIELD
December 31, 1853 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a son
#4
William Steggles MOUNTIFIELD
March 13, 1856 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Cornelius John MOUNTIFIELD
February 27, 1858 (Age 31 years)
Address: Hardway
Christening of a sonCornelius John MOUNTIFIELD
March 28, 1858 (Age 31 years)
Address: St Thomas' Church, Elson
Death of a sisterAmy Perren MOUNTIFIELD
June 28, 1860 (Age 34 years)
Burial of a sisterAmy Perren MOUNTIFIELD
July 6, 1860 (Age 34 years)
Occupation
Coastguard Pensioner
April 7, 1861 (Age 34 years)

Residence April 7, 1861 (Age 34 years)
Address: Hardway Road
Birth of a son
#6
Alfred MOUNTIFIELD
November 12, 1862 (Age 36 years)
Address: Hardway
Christening of a sonAlfred MOUNTIFIELD
December 28, 1862 (Age 36 years)
Address: St Thomas' Church, Elson
Birth of a daughter
#7
Rebecca Rose MOUNTIFIELD
April 7, 1865 (Age 38 years)
Address: Hardway
Birth of a son
#8
Benjamin Francis MOUNTIFIELD
before July 1867 (Age 41 years)
Address: Elson
_SDATE: 30 JUN 1867
Christening of a sonBenjamin Francis MOUNTIFIELD
July 24, 1867 (Age 41 years)
Address: St Thomas' Church, Elson
Death of a sonFrancis John MOUNTIFIELD
August 23, 1867 (Age 41 years)
Address: The Three Tuns
Residence August 23, 1867 (Age 41 years)
Address: The Three Tuns, Elson
Burial of a sonFrancis John MOUNTIFIELD
August 27, 1867 (Age 41 years)
Address: St Thomas' Church, Elson
Death of a sonBenjamin Francis MOUNTIFIELD
September 1868 (Age 42 years)
Address: Elson
_SDATE: 15 SEP 1868
Burial of a sonBenjamin Francis MOUNTIFIELD
September 24, 1868 (Age 42 years)
Address: St Thomas' Church, Elson
Birth of a daughter
#9
Amy\Annie Lily MOUNTIFIELD
May 16, 1869 (Age 43 years)
Address: Hardway
Death of a daughterAmy\Annie Lily MOUNTIFIELD
March 1871 (Age 44 years)
Address: Hardway
_SDATE: 15 MAR 1871
Burial of a daughterAmy\Annie Lily MOUNTIFIELD
March 22, 1871 (Age 44 years)
Address: St Thomas' Church, Elson
Occupation
Pensioner
April 2, 1871 (Age 44 years)

Residence April 2, 1871 (Age 44 years)
Address: 5 Chapel Street, Hardway
Marriage of a childWilliam Steggles MOUNTIFIELDEmily CHAPMANView this family
November 25, 1874 (Age 48 years)
Address: Congregational Church
Death of a motherMaria PAIGE
May 1875 (Age 49 years)
_SDATE: 15 MAY 1875
Burial of a motherMaria PAIGE
May 31, 1875 (Age 49 years)
Death of a wifeRebecca SPARSHOTT
September 26, 1875 (Age 49 years)
Address: Hardway
Burial of a wifeRebecca SPARSHOTT
September 29, 1875 (Age 49 years)
Address: St Thomas' Church, Elson
Death of a sisterMarianne MOUNTIFIELD
May 24, 1877 (Age 51 years)
Burial of a sisterMarianne MOUNTIFIELD
May 26, 1877 (Age 51 years)
Death of a fatherJohn MOUNTIFIELD
August 27, 1877 (Age 51 years)
Burial of a fatherJohn MOUNTIFIELD
September 1, 1877 (Age 51 years)
Marriage of a childCharles Sparshott MOUNTIFIELDJane WILLISView this family
November 2, 1878 (Age 52 years)
Marriage of a childJohn Benjamin MOUNTIFIELDElizabeth Mary TRIGGSView this family
December 1879 (Age 53 years)
Address: Stoke Road Chapel
Occupation
Coast Guard Pensioner
April 3, 1881 (Age 54 years)

Residence April 3, 1881 (Age 54 years)
Address: Upper Hardway, the Priory (leading to Chapel Street)
Marriage of a childCornelius John MOUNTIFIELDEve Johanna Ruth ALLENView this family
September 25, 1881 (Age 55 years)
Address: Wesleyan Chapel
Marriage of a childWilliam CRIBBRebecca Rose MOUNTIFIELDView this family
September 1883 (Age 57 years)
Marriage of a childAlfred MOUNTIFIELDEmily WEARNView this family
October 20, 1884 (Age 58 years)
Address: St Marys Church
Death of a brotherStephen MOUNTIFIELD
September 1886 (Age 60 years)
_SDATE: 15 SEP 1886
Burial of a brotherStephen MOUNTIFIELD
September 1886 (Age 60 years)
_SDATE: 15 SEP 1886
Death of a sisterElizabeth Grey “Betsy” MOUNTIFIELD
April 7, 1887 (Age 60 years)
Address: Hardway
Burial of a sisterElizabeth Grey “Betsy” MOUNTIFIELD
April 9, 1887 (Age 61 years)
Address: St Thomas' Church, Elson
Occupation
Pensioner
April 5, 1891 (Age 64 years)

Residence April 5, 1891 (Age 64 years)
Address: Hardway
Death of a brotherWilliam MOUNTIFIELD
September 22, 1897 (Age 71 years)
Burial of a brotherWilliam MOUNTIFIELD
September 25, 1897 (Age 71 years)
Death of a brotherTheophilus James MOUNTIFIELD
October 13, 1899 (Age 73 years)
Burial of a brotherTheophilus James MOUNTIFIELD
October 17, 1899 (Age 73 years)
Occupation
Coastguard Pensioner
March 31, 1901 (Age 74 years)

Residence March 31, 1901 (Age 74 years)
Address: The Square, Hardway
Death of a sonCharles Sparshott MOUNTIFIELD
February 11, 1910 (Age 83 years)
Address: Hardway
Burial of a sonCharles Sparshott MOUNTIFIELD
February 15, 1910 (Age 83 years)
Address: Anns Hill Cemetery
Occupation
Pensioner
April 2, 1911 (Age 84 years)

Residence April 2, 1911 (Age 84 years)
Address: Ferndale, Grove Road, Hardway
Death of a sisterCatherine Maria MOUNTIFIELD
March 1912 (Age 85 years)
Residence February 7, 1916 (on the date of death)
Address: Ferndale, Grove Road, Hardway
Death February 7, 1916 (Age 89 years)
Address: Hardway
Burial February 11, 1916 (4 days after death)
Address: Ann's Hill Cemetery
Will March 1916 (23 days after death)
_SDATE: 15 MAR 1916
AddressFerndale Grove Road NorthHardway, GosportHampshireEngland

Address line 1: Ferndale
Address line 2: Grove Road NorthHardway, GosportHampshireEngland
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: November 23, 1813Selsey, Sussex, England
-11 months
elder brother
John MOUNTIFIELD
Birth: 1812 17 16Selsey, Sussex
Death: before October 27, 1835Hardway, Alverstoke, Hampshire
3 years
elder sister
Maria MOUNTIFIELD
Birth: before May 1815 21 19Selsey, West Sussex, England
Death: before October 7, 1825Selsey, West Sussex, England
15 months
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
23 months
elder sister
17 months
elder brother
20 months
elder sister
16 months
himself
2 years
younger sister
14 months
younger sister
Maria Ann MOUNTIFIELD
Birth: before June 21, 1829 35 33Hardway, Gosport, Hampshire
Death: before April 6, 1835Hardway, Alverstoke, Hampshire
22 months
younger brother
23 months
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
21 months
younger brother
Family with Rebecca SPARSHOTT - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: August 2, 1849Alverstoke, Hampshire, England
9 months
son
Francis John MOUNTIFIELD
Birth: May 15, 1850 24 24Cleethorpe, Lincolnshire, England
Death: August 23, 1867Elson, Gosport, Hampshire
23 months
son
22 months
son
2 years
son
2 years
son
5 years
son
2 years
daughter
2 years
son
Benjamin Francis MOUNTIFIELD
Birth: before July 1867 41 42Alverstoke, Hampshire, England
Death: September 1868Alverstoke, Hampshire, England
23 months
daughter
Amy\Annie Lily MOUNTIFIELD
Birth: May 16, 1869 43 43Alverstoke, Hampshire, England
Death: March 1871Alverstoke, Hampshire, England

Note

In his Will written in 1914 he appointed his son, John Benjamin, as Ex ecutor and Sole benficiary. The witnesses were Rebecca Rose Cribb and C aroline Emma Austin.

Will : Probate Winchester 21.3.1916 to John Benjamin Mountifield (Yacht master) £87 14s.

St Catherine's Death Index ref : Mar 1916 Alverstoke 2b789

Anns Hill Cemetery page 25 entry 22793 bur in grave 17 unconsecrated

Note

Benjamin's occupation was given as Mariner. His father John was also l isted as Mariner. Rebecca had none listed. Her father, Francis Sparshott, was a Licsened V ictualler. Neither Benjamin or Rebecca signed their names. Of the witnesses, Stephen Mountifield signed his name but both Matilda S parshott and Amy Mountifield made their marks.