Birth: 16 March 1812

Place or Registered Place of Birth: Grendon, Warwickshire

Baptism: Not Known

Place of Baptism: Not Known

Death: 20 February 1893 - Aged 80

Place or Registered Place of Death: Sculcoates, East Riding, Yorkshire

Father: Thomas Bradley Paget

Mother: Elizabeth Watkins

Spouse(s): Sophia Beckett-Denison

Date of Marriage: 19 August 1847

Place or Registered Place of Marriage: Doncaster, Yorkshire


Ada Elizabeth Paget (1851-1936)
Agnes Mary Paget (1852-1902)
Mildred Augusta Paget (1854-1941)
Mabel Sophia Paget (1861-1948)


Of a younger branch of the house of Anglesey.

Child of Reverend Thomas Bradley Paget and Sophia Beckett Dennison - This Thomas died 20 February 1893 - married Sophia in 1847, September Quarter at Batley in Yorkshire - Registered in Nottingham??

Mildred Augusta Paget d. c. 1899

Sophia Beckett is the daughter of Sir Edmund Beckett, 4th Bt.

Marriage settlement relating to property in Worcestershire, Derbyshire and Staffordshire
Date 18 Aug 1847
Description Parties:
1) Thomas Bradley Paget, Welton, clerk
2) Sophia Beckett Denison, Doncaster, spinster, Edmund Beckett Denison, Lincolns Inn, Middlesex, esquire, Reverend Henry Alford, vicar of Wymeswold, Leicestershire.

Property: mansion house, houses or tenements with barn, shed, stable etc adjoining called Upper Snead, Worcestershire, and several pieces or parcels of land in the parish of Rock or Gost Hill, Worcestershire (field names and areas given); moiety of the Manor of Home otherwise Holme or Hoon or Hoon Hay in Derbyshire and Staffordshire, house outbuildings, barns, stables etc at Hoon and the lands belonging thereto containing 296 acres 39 perches (field names given) and Herring Holme and Spink containing 12 acres two roods 35 perches in the parish of Tutbury, Staffordshire, all known as Hoon Hay Farm.

Witnesses: Robert Baxter, Doncaster, solicitor; William Beckett Denison, Doncaster, gentleman
With endorsed appointment of Robert Stanley Scholfield as a trustee, 5 Nov 1895

The Rev. Thomas Bradley Paget, M.A., of Trinity College, Cambridge, canon of York, rural dean of Howden, and chaplain to the Archbishop of York, has held the living since 1846, and was the last nominee of the Crown.

Sir Henry Somerville Boynton married 27th July, 1876, Mildred Augusta, daughter of the Rev. Thomas Bradley Paget, Vicar of Welton, Co. York, and Canon of York Minster, and by her had an only daughter - Cicely Mabel, born in 1877, married on 8th November, 1899, at Burton Agnes, to Thomas Lamplugh Wickham, and they have issue two sons.

Reverend Thomas Bradley Paget held the office of Canon of York. He was the Vicar at Welton, Yorkshire, England.

Bulletins and Other State Intelligence
Whitehall, March 6, 1845.
The Queen has been pleased to present the Reverend Thomas Bradley Paget, A.M. to the vicarage of Welton cum Melton, in the county and diocese of York, void by the death of the Reverend Henry William Champneys.

Cambridge University Alumni, 1261-1900
about Thomas Bradley. Paget
Name: Thomas Bradley. Paget
College: Trinity
Entered: Michs. 1830
Born: 16 Mar 1812
Died: 20 Feb 1893
More Information: Adm. pens. (age 17) at Trinity, Dec. 4, 1829. S. of the Rev. Thomas Bradley (Wadham College, Oxford, 1800) (by his 1st wife, Elizabeth, dau. of the Rev. John Watkins, R. of Rock, Worcs.). B. [Mar. 16, 1812] at Grendon, Warws. School, Tamworth, Staffs. Matric. Michs. 1830; B.A. 1834; Members' prize, 1835; M.A. 1839. Ord. deacon (Durham) July 23, 1836; priest, 1837; C. of Kingswood, Gloucs., 1836-8. C. of Christ Church, Doncaster, 1838-45. R.D. of Howden, 1865-90. V. of Welton with Melton, Yorks., 1845-92. Hon. Canon of York. Married, Oct. 19, 1847, Sophia, 3rd dau. of Sir Edmund Beckett, 4th Bart. Died Feb. 20, 1893, aged 80. (Durham Ord. Book; Crockford; The Guardian, Mar. 1, 1893; Burke, L.G., which gives date of marriage as Aug. 19, 1845.)

Liverpool Mercury etc (Liverpool, England), Tuesday, August 24, 1847; Issue 19081
On Thursday last, at Doncaster, by the Right Rev. the Lord Bishop of Lichfield, the Rev. Thomas Bradley Paget, vicar of Welton, to Sophia Beckett, third daughter of E. Denison, Esq., of Doncaster.

The Hull Packet and East Riding Times (Hull, England), Friday, August 16, 1861; Issue 3996.
August 11, at Welton, East Riding, the wife of the Rev. Thomas Bradley Paget, vicar, of a daughter. (Mabel Sophia)

Manchester Times (Manchester, England), Friday, February 24, 1893; Issue 1856.
Paget. - On 20th February, in the 81st year of his age, the Rev. Thomas Bradley Paget, canon of York and for 47 years vicar of Welton, East Riding of Yorkshire.

The Times - Wednesday February 22, 1893
We have to record the death of Canon Paget, which occurred on Monday last at Welton, at the age of 80 years. Canon Paget was educated at Trinity College, Cambridge, where he gained the prize for the Bachelor's Latin Essay. He was ordained in 1836, and in 1845 Sir Robert Peel presented him to the living at Welton, which he held for 47 years until a year ago, when advanced age compelled him to resign. He was a Canon of York, Chaplain to Archbishop Thomson, and rural dean.


1851 Census:

Sutton, Welton, Yorkshire
Thomas Bradley Paget - Head - 39 - Vicar of Welton
Sophia Beckett Paget - Wife - 29 - Doncaster, Yorkshire

1861 Census:

Welton Hall, Welton, Yorkshire
Thomas Bradley Paget - Head - 49 - Vicar of Welton, M.A.
Sophia B. Paget - Wife - 38
Ada E. Paget - Daughter - 9 - Scholar - Welton
Agnes M. Paget - Daughter - 8 - Scholar - Welton
Mildred A. - Daughter - 6 - Welton

1871 Census:

Welton Hall, Welton, Yorkshire
Thomas B. Paget - Head - 59 - Vicar of Welton
Sophia C. (sic) Paget - Wife - 49
Agnes M. - Daughter - 18
Mildred A. - Daughter - 16
Mabel S. - Daughter - 9

1881 Census:

Welton Hall, Welton, Yorkshire
Thomas B. Paget - Head - 69 - Canon of York, Vicar of Welton - Grendon, Warwickshire
Sophia B. Paget - Wife - 59 - Doncaster, Yorkshire
Agnes M. Paget - Daughter - Single - 28 - Welton, Yorkshire
Mabel S. Paget - Daughter - Single - Welton, Yorkshire

1891 Census:

The Vicarage, Village Street, Welton, Yorkshire
Thomas Bradley Paget - Head - Married - 79 - Vicar of Welton, Canon of York, Grendon, Warwickshire
Sophia Beckett Paget - Wife - 69 - 1822 - Doncaster

Rev. Canon Thomas Bradley Paget