Foord, Edward

Male 1796 - 1851  (55 years)


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  • Name Foord, Edward 
    Born 24 Jan 1796 
    Christened 29 Jan 1796  St Mary Rotherhithe Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Nov 1851  Warwick Villas Harrow Road Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Below are some newspaper transcriptions from the British Newspaper Archive. The last entry is about Edward donating money to a hospital ship for sick seamen.

      Deal - Bombay (Jan. 28-11 Jun)
      Bombay - China
      [On the Herefordshire]
      Kentish Gazette
      Friday 1 February 1833
      Page 3
      Deal, Jan. 28.
      Jan. 29.- Came down the River and proceeded with the whole of the outward-bound as per last, on their respective voyages, the Hon. Company's ships Kellie Castle, Pattullo; Buckinghamshire, Shea; and Warren Hastings, Sandys, for Bengal and China; and Herefordshire, Foord, for Bombay and China;

      Sherborne Mercury
      Monday 4 Feb 1833
      Page 2
      Yesterday the dispatches were closed at the East India House, and delivered to the pursers of the following ships, vis: …and the Herefordshire, Captain Edward Foord for Bombay and China.

      London Standard
      Wednesday 23 Oct 1833
      Page 3
      Ship News
      Arrivals at Bombay.- The Herefordshire, and Farquharson, from London, on the 11th of June;

      Morning Post
      Friday 4 Apr 1834
      Page 4
      Ship News
      East India Shipping
      Vessels Spoken With
      James Edward, for Lisbon, last. 40. N. long. 11 W. Tupper, Dundee for New York, 5th let. lat. 39. 30 long. 59., by the Nord Risum, arrived off the Wight. Geo. Hibbert, Singapore for London, 19th Jan. lat. 24. S. long. 66. E. Carl Henrick; Henrietta, Dickinson, Liverpool for Lima; and Janvrin, Guernsey for Bahia, all about 24th Feb., near the line; and Saunderson, Sage, Bengal for Liverpool, 25th let. lat. 42 long. 20. under jurymasts, by the Herefordshire, Foord, arrived off Eastbourne, British brig Levant, 19th let. lat. 45 long. 20. Elizabeth Baldwin, Baltimore for Bremen, 30th, by the Richard, Hougons, arrived at Cowes.

      China - St. Helena (19 Dec - c. Feb )
      St. Helena - Deal (12 Feb - 3 Apr)
      Morning Chronicle
      Friday 4 Apr 1834
      Page 4
      Ship News
      The Herefordshire, Foord from China has arrived off Eastbourne, sailed 19th of December , and from St. Helena, 12th February.

      London Standard
      Wednesday 30 Jul 1834
      Page 1
      Under the Patronage of His Majesty- Seamen's Hospital Ship Dreadnought, off Greenwich, for the Relief of Sick Seamen of all Nations, who are received without any recommendation.
      Reports of Patients received during the quarter ending the 30th June.
      From his Majesty's ships 17
      Hon. East India Company's ships 68
      British and Foreign Merchant Vessels 410
      on board the 1st of April 160
      Total 655
      Now on board, sick 124
      Convalescent 9
      Discharged since the 1st of April 522
      Number received since the first establishment in 1821: 21, 617
      Outpatients from the 1st of April to the 30th of June 197

      The Committee of Management beg to return their thanks for the following additional contributions since the last Advertisement, and to solicit the continued support of the Public to an institution which conduces so much tot he relief of a class of men who have a peculiar claim upon their sympathy:
      Capt. Foord and Crew of the H. C. ship Herefordshire 24L 15 S 6d.
    Person ID I689  Hougham
    Last Modified 10 Dec 2009 

    Father Foord, Captain Edward
              b. 1759
              d. 12 Oct 1819, East India Docks Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Huffam, Loretta
              b. 29 Mar 1768, Limehouse Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 7 Apr 1836, Poplar Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 20 Dec 1792  St Annes Limehouse Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F312  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Moser, Eliza
              b. 1810, London Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 10 Jan 1889, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Children 
     1. Foord, Edith Clara
              b. 10 Sep 1842, Warwick Villas Harrow Road Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F8675  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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