Caroline Parchment 1849




Caroline Parchment . born Mar 1849 Braintree. . Baptism?? .1st daughter & 3rd child of Samuel & Charlotte [Fry] Parchment

1851C. Caroline Parchment, living, aged 2, in Manor Road, Braintree, with his parents, 2 siblings & uncle William Parchment


~1856. She and her family moved to Bethnal Green late 1855 to late 1856.

1861C.Caroline Parchment , aged 12, silkweaver, living at 28 South Conduit Street with her parents and 5 siblings .


1866. Caroline Parchment marries Henry Goodwin 24/12/1866, her address 55 Ivy Street, at St. James' church, witness Samuel Parchment, her father a Silk Manufacturer & an Eliza Goodwin, sister of the groom?? He aged 24, a Grainer , father Henry Goodwin, rug maker, deceased .

Was South Conduit Street renamed Ivy Street [ & even later renamed Viaduct Street] sometime between 1867 & 1868??

1867 Caroline Elleanor Goodwin baptised, 1/9/1867, born Aug 9, at St Mathias Bethnal Green . Father a grainer, address 49 Viaduct Street Caroline Eleanor Goodwin died, aged 1, in Sep 1868 E.London

1869 Grace Charlotta Goodwin born Jun St. Luke

1871C. Carolin Goodwin, milliner, living in Bishopsgate with Henry, police constable and Grace Charlotta,aged 2


1871. Henry Arthur Goodwin baptised, 21/5/1871, born April 29, at St. Botolph Bishopsgate. . Father City Policeman, address 1 Rose Alley.

1873. Herbert Goodwin baptised 28/9/1873, born Sep5, at St. Botolph Bishopsgate. Father City Police Constable, address 36 New Minor Street

1875 Vincent Horace Goodwin born Holborn No baptism found.

1878. Percy Goodwin baptised 24/2/1878, born Feb7, at St. Botolph Bishopsgate. Father City Police , address 9 Southwark Street

1879. Mary Hair A Goodwin born Bethnal green Jun 1879, dies the next quarter, could be hers

1881C. Caroline Goodwin, aged 28?, sunshade milliner, living in Hoxton with her husband, Henry, & children Grace 11, , Henry A 9, Herbert 7, Vincent 5 & Percy 3, also Julia Theobald, 21, unmarried, visitor. Julia marries Caroline's brother, Arthur Parchment, in July 1881.

1884 Alfred Goodwin baptised 2/5/1884 at St Andrew B.G. Father City Police, 49 Alma Street Hoxton . He died, aged 1,Jun 1885 Shoreditch

1888. Harold Goodwin born Sep 1888 Shoreditch. No baptism

1891C. Caroline Goodwin, aged 42, living with her husband, Henry, 47, police constable, and 6 children :Grace 21,assistant at Modern School, Henry 19, Herbert 17, Vincent 15, Percy 13, Harold 2 in Acton. .


1901C Henry Goodwin, pensioned police constable ,58, living in Hackney with 2 sons Vincent Goodwin 25 ,civil service postal sorter, & Harold Goodwin 12 & & niece Jessie Parchment 18. She, Caroline Goodwin, 52, living on own means, visitor with her mother, Charlotte Parchment, back at 55 Viaduct Street.


1911C. Caroline Goodwin, 63, seemingly married, living, on private means, in Hackney with son Herbert Goodwin,37, and his wife & 3 children in 6 27 Morpeth Road, S. Hackney. . It is stated that she has had 10 children, 5 of whom have died. I have only found 8 definite ones so far!


Meanwhile her husband, Henry Goodwin, 68, police pensioner, is living in Romford with their son, Percy Goodwin & his family. Henry states that there have been 8 children, of whom 3 have died!

Caroline Goodwin could die Islington Sep 1917 aged 70 or even Whitechapel Dec 1911 aged 65?

Henry Goodwin almost certainly dies Romford, aged 68 Mar 1912

Samuel Parchment 1823