James Bond, Draper, Grocer, Tea Dealer, and Hatter.
James Bond was born in Louth in 1798, and his wife Charlotte Bird was born in 1810 in Stockworth, Nottingham. They were married in Market Rasen in 1838.
James BOND listed in Directories
1822 Linen and Woollen Draper and Grocer
1826 Draper and Grocer
1828 Grocer and Tea Dealer, King Street
1828 James BOND and Charlotte BIRD, were married on 5th June in Market Rasen, witnesses JL Thornton and Eliza Bird.
1832 James Bond-Draper……..UK, Poll and Electoral Register
1835 Grocer, Draper and Hatter
1838 James died of Dropsy in his home, attended by Dr Barton. He was buried 7th October 1838 in Market Rasen
Charlotte Bond listed as Draper, 2 Daughters, (8 and 6 yrs), 6 draper apprentices and 2 house servants, Market Place/King Street corner
(3 children had died by this census, James Junior is not at home)
Charlotte Bond listed as Draper and Grocer, 2 Daughters, (18 and 16 yrs), Brother Henry Bird-Draper Assistant,1 draper apprentice, 4 Draper Assistants, 2 house servants and Niece (12 yrs). Market Place/King Street corner-11 Market Place
1859, Charlotte’s land in Willingham Road is the preferred choice for the Grammar School, it is the cheapest and in the right place. Market Rasen Mail 26.2.1859
King Street,(2 doors away from Red Lion) listed as Fund Holder, with 2 daughters and 1 servant. A couple were visiting. Henry Bird is running the business at 11 Market Place
Charlotte sold her land at £100 per acre in Willingham Road, for the Grammar School. She goes with her unmarried daughter to Newcastle.
Henry Bird is listed at The Limes, Market Rasen as retired Draper.