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The Billinghams National Index of Burials 1538 to Present

Billingham Marriages 1580 to Present Check this section lots of information Over 300 marriages listed.

Baptism and Births of Billinghams from 1585 to Present.

Earl of Dudleys Rent Books for Billinghams.

Baptism dates1785-1808 from St Peters Cradley and Burials 1785-1805

Billinghams who lost their lives serving their country WW1 and WW2

Wesley Perrins MBE.

Frederick Allen .

The Conditions the Cradley Chainmakers

The Famous and Infamous Billinghams. Featuring Benny Fiddler, His Grandson Blind Arthur, and more!!

Billingham Family Lines very good section for research you may find a link here.

Benjamin Billingham Son of John and Pheobe Billingham Born 1811-1895.

Joseph Billingham Son of Emmanuel Billingham born 1813.

Benjamin Billingham Son of Emmanuel Billingham

Emmanuel Billingham born 1751

Soloman Billingham Emmanuels Son

Reuben Billingham Solomans Son

Alfred Billingham Reubens Son



The Billinghams of Cradley


Updated February 2006

The Family Line of Jane Billingham.

Noah and Sarah Billingham.

Their Children.

Elizabeth Billingham Baptised 10/7/1791 at Park Lane Cradley.

Nancy Billingham Baptised 8/3/1782 at St Michaels Brierley Hill.

David Billingham baptised 10/7/1791. At Park Lane Cradley. Widower from Rowley married Esther Shaw at Clent on 18/8/1811


Benjamin. born 1817-1895. Baptised, 18/10/1817 at Park Lane Cradley. Married 1839 to Charlotte Hall born Alcester1818 died Dudley 1895. Their children,

Mary A Billingham born 1841.

Joseph born 1844-1876. (see below).

Esther born 1847.

Lowe Reumea. born1848.

Susannah. born 1849.

Jane. born 1851.

Jethro. born 1854.

Jacob. born 1856. died Blackpool 1937.

Martha Maria. born 1858. married Walsall 1883.

Joseph son of Benjamin Billingham and Mary (nee Hall) see above.

Joseph Billingham born 1846?-1876. married Mary Thompson.

Mary was born at Old Hill 1844-1914 Died Rotherham,Buried at Kimberworth Church Sheffield.

They were married on the 6-4-1863 at St Thomas Dudley.

Their Children. Seven Children.

Benjamin. baptised Old Hill Primative 19-11-1865

Jacob. 1869-1872 Died Dudley.

Maria Ann. Born 1870.

Albert. born 14-7-1872 at Mackhillock Rowley Regis. married Sarah E Fellows born 1870. Their children, Wilfred James born 1891-1914 Rotherham. Florence born 1893, married 1912 at Sheffield to ?? Turton. Joseph born1897-1942 died Sheffield. Elisha . 1st wife Olive died 1950 at Womwell, Yorks. 2nd wife Sarah born 1899. Thomas. born 1878 at Gosty Hill Rowley Regis.

Charles. born 1880-1883. at Gosty Hill Rowley Regis.

Jethro. born 1874 at Gosty Hill Rowley Regis. Married 1895 to Mary M Hughes 1878-1962 Died Sheffield. Jethro and Mary had four children,

Hubert 1896-1916

Agnes Blanche born 1899, married to ??? Holmes.

Albert Victor born 1906 Sheffield. died 1976 at Chatham. He married Clara Florence Alltimes (1901-1998) in Medway 1930.

Their children.

James. 1931-1931. Eric. J. born 1931. Click here to follow

Barbara. born 1934.

Allan Victor. born 1936.

Michael. R. born 1944.

Audrey V. born 1945.

Patricia born 1947.

Their father Joseph died around 1880 so does not show up in the 1881 census, at the time of the 1881 census Mary is listed as a Baker and Fish merchant living at Coombs Lane Cottage, The Hill Worcester. Benjamin was working as a cast nail forger at this time.

Albert married Sarah Elizabeth Fellows on 2-11-1890 at the Parish Church Rowley Regis. They had Four Children.

Wilfred. born 1891 at Rowley Regis died 21-11-1914 buried at Kimberworth Church Sheffield.

Florence. born about 1893. Married a Mr Turton.

Joseph. born 11-3-1897-1945 married Liza? Elisha. born 4-6-1900. at Rowley Regis.

The Family Moved to Sheffield about this time.

Elisha married Olive Myers 2-6-1925 at St Bartholemews Carbrook Sheffield.

His Parents Albert died 22-7-1935 in Sheffield. Sarah died 30-12-1935. Both Buried at Kimberworth Church Sheffield.

Elishas wife Olive died 5-9-1951 at Wombwell Yorkshire aged 51 years she left one son Kenneth Billingham born 1935. Elisha married again to Sarah Briggs Walker on 24-12-1953. Sarah died 17-8-1976 in Sheffield. Elisha died 12-3-1977 in Exeter Devon.

Elishas son Kenneth Billingham from first marriage, married Margaret Bailey 1958 they had two children Jane Billingham born 1961 and Paul Billingham born 1963.My thanks to Jane Billingham for this information