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Capt. Capt. Hugh MALLET, Esq.

Capt. Capt. Hugh MALLET, Esq.

Male 1788 - Abt 1865  (77 years)

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  • Name Capt. Hugh MALLET  [1
    Prefix Capt. 
    Suffix Esq. 
    Birth 10 Feb 1788  Ash, Iddesleigh, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Bef 7 Jun 1841  [2
    Independent means. 
    Census 7 Jun 1841  Ash, Iddesleigh, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Hugh the younger was living in East Budleigh, presumably attending school there. Hugh the elder's occupation was listed as Ind, which, presumably, means "of independent means".
    Residence Abt 1850  Ash House, Iddesleigh, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Ash House c 1850
    Ash House c 1850
    This is a painting of Ash House thought to be done by Caroline Mallet, who was born there in 1828. It isn't known when it was painted, but somewhere around 1850 seems likely.

    Photo courtesy Dave Dingley.
    Occupation Bef 31 Mar 1851  [3
    Magistrate 
    Census 31 Mar 1851  Ash, Iddesleigh, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Charlotte Coventry, niece, age 19 and unmarried, born in London, was a visitor. Hugh the younger was in the army and living in the London area.
    Occupation Bef 8 Apr 1861  [1
    Magistrate 
    Census 8 Apr 1861  Ash, Iddesleigh, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Elinor was listed as a boarder. She must have returned home to live with her two young daughters after the death of her husband.
    SW Group
    UKC 1881
    Death Abt Feb 1865  Ash, Iddesleigh, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I6890  Southwest
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2021 

    Father Hugh MALLET, Esq.,   b. 28 May 1747, Ash, Iddesleigh, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1823, Ash, Iddesleigh, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Jane HENCHMAN,   b. Abt 1750, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1833, Ash, Iddesleigh, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Marriage 14 Dec 1784  Clungunford, Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2175  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Caroline COVENTRY,   b. Abt 1790, Petworth, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Abt Nov 1875, St Thomas, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Marriage 24 Jun 1824  St James Church, Westminster, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Hugh Mallet Wedding
    Hugh Mallet Wedding
    From an original oil painting. There is a painting of his wife Caroline Coventry at a similar age, and both are quite young, so it is assumed that the paintings were done at about the time of their wedding, c. 1824.

    Image courtesy Dave Dingley.
    Caroline Coventry Wedding
    Caroline Coventry Wedding
    From an original oil painting. There is a painting of her husband Hugh Mallet at a similar age, and both are quite young, so it is assumed that the paintings were done at about the time of their wedding, c. 1824.

    Image courtesy Dave Dingley.
    Children 
     1. Louisa M MALLET,   b. 29 Jan 1826, Ash, Iddesleigh, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Capt. Capt. Hugh MALLET,   b. 22 Apr 1827, Ash, Iddesleigh, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1881, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 53 years)
     3. Caroline MALLET,   b. 7 Sep 1828, Ash, Iddesleigh, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    +4. Elinor MALLET,   b. 25 Mar 1831, Ash, Iddesleigh, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F2460  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 10 Feb 1788 - Ash, Iddesleigh, Devon, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 24 Jun 1824 - St James Church, Westminster, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 7 Jun 1841 - Ash, Iddesleigh, Devon, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 31 Mar 1851 - Ash, Iddesleigh, Devon, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 8 Apr 1861 - Ash, Iddesleigh, Devon, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - Abt Feb 1865 - Ash, Iddesleigh, Devon, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Hugh Mallet
    Hugh Mallet
    Hand painted photograph, probably taken about 1850. Original size 8.5 cm by 10 cm.
    Hugh Mallet
    Hugh Mallet
    Photo courtesy Ana Solari, Argentina.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1860] UKC, 1861, Mallet, Hugh E, (The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO)), 1860.

    2. [S1861] UKC, 1841, Mallet, Hugh, E, (The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO)), 1861.

    3. [S1864] UKC, 1851, Mallet, Hugh E, (The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO)), 1864.

    4. [S1870] Death, Mallet, Hugh, (Office of National Statistics of the UK (ONS): General Register Office (GRO)), 1870.