Index
1 Russell PONTIFEX
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Birth:         24 Sep 1775, Surrey, Christ Church, England
Death:         8 Sep 1857
Father:        William PONTIFEX (1746-1824)
Mother:        Hannah LOUGHTON (1737-1822)
Found Russell, Sarah, Edwin and John living in Newington, Trinity, England in the 1841 census, living on Independent means.  Edwin and John are apprentices.
Spouse:        Elizabeth BROWN
Birth:         abt 1775
Death:         31 Aug 1832
Father:        Samuel BROWN
Marr:          1796
Children:      Mary Ann (1798-)
               Elizabeth (1799-)
               Joseph How (1801-1831)
               Isabella (1803-)
               Hannah (1805-)
               Martha (1807-1809)
               Martha (~1809-1893)
               Sophia (1811-)
               Russell (1811-1895)
               Samuel (1813-)
               Emma (1815-)
               Caroline (1820-)
               Edwin Brown (1821-1849)
               John (1823-1868)
Other Spouses Sarah
1.1 Mary Ann PONTIFEX
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Birth:         22 Mar 1798
Spouse:        Joseph SANDERS
Marr:          28 Jun 1822, St. Anne.
Children:      UNNAMED (1824-)
1.2a Elizabeth PONTIFEX*
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Birth:         10 Dec 1799
Spouse:        AMORY
Other Spouses Joshua LESTER
1.2b Elizabeth PONTIFEX* (See above)
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Spouse:        Joshua LESTER
Marr:          21 Apr 1824, St. Anne.
Children:      UNNAMED (1825-)
               UNNAMED (1826-)
Other Spouses AMORY
1.3 Joseph How PONTIFEX
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Birth:         1 Aug 1801
Death:         Feb 1831
Spouse:        Emma TOMLINSON
Marr:          1826, St. Anne Soho
Children:      Emma Sarah (1827-)
1.4 Isabella PONTIFEX
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Birth:         May 1803, St. Lukes, Middlesex, England
Spouse:        Henry MALLORY
Birth:         1803, Shoreditch, Middlesex, England
Of Warwick.  Was Business partner with Russell Pontifex until 1854.  Found Isabella and Henry living in Somers Town, St. Pancras, Middlesex in the 1841 census.  Henry is, as expected, a coppersmith.    In 1851 they are living in  Clerkenwell, St. Philip, London, Middlesex, England.  Also living in the household is Sarah Ann Hanks 17, born in Blackjuan, Surrey, England, that may be a cousin.  She is listed as a companion.
Marr:          1831, St. Anne Soho
Children:      Robert Pontifex (1842-)
1.5 Hannah PONTIFEX
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Birth:         21 Apr 1805
Spouse:        William STYLES
Marr:          21 Apr 1825, St. Anne Soho
1.6 Martha PONTIFEX
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Birth:         4 Apr 1807
Death:         9 Mar 1809
1.7 Martha PONTIFEX
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Birth:         abt 1809
Death:         1893, Crouch Hill, England
Spouse:        William FARR
Birth:         1811, Holborn St. Andres
Death:         1880, Highbury
Occ:           Brassfounder
Found William and family living at Waterloo Road First,  St. Mary, Surrey, England in the 1841 census.  William is a coppersmith.
Marr:          1832
Children:      Russell (1833-1850)
               William (1835-1896)
               George (1839-)
               Emma (1839-1878)
               Edward (1841-1862)
               Martha
1.8 Sophia PONTIFEX
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Birth:         20 Mar 1811
Spouse:        John LIGGINS
Marr:          Dec 1837, St. Saviour Southwark, London
Children:      William (1838-1921)
               Elizabeth Ann (1840-)
               John (1841-)
               Frederick Pontifex (1843-~1930)
               Sophia Mary (1847-1849)
               George Russell (1847-)
               Caroline (1848-)
               Edwin (1850-1851)
               Sophia (1852-)
1.9a Russell PONTIFEX*
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Death:         8 Apr 1895
Occ:           Retired Coppersmith at Shoe Lane.
Twin to Sophia.
Spouse:        Sarah RICHARDS
Death:         1904, Newent, Glostershire, England
Marr:          15 Nov 1877, Newent, Glostershire, England
Other Spouses Eliza HANKS
1.9b Russell PONTIFEX* (See above)
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Spouse:        Eliza HANKS
Birth:         1810, Blackfriars, London, England
Death:         22 Mar 1871
Marr:          22 Aug 1832, The Strand, London, England
Children:      Eliza Upton (1835-1906)
               Sophia (1837-)
               Russell Frederick (1837-1914)
               William (1839-1921)
               Alfred (1841-)
               Joseph How (1841-1922)
               Samuel (1843-1851)
               Emma (1846-)
Other Spouses Sarah RICHARDS
1.10a Samuel PONTIFEX*
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Birth:         4 Aug 1813
Spouse:        Sarah CORTNELL
Death:         1854, Greenwich, England
Marr:          14 Jan 1836, Edmonton
Children:      Elizabeth (1850-)
               Samuel (1851-1851)
Other Spouses Elizabeth, Fanny Norton BROWN
1.10b Samuel PONTIFEX* (See above)
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Spouse:        Elizabeth
Death:         1876, Barnet
Marr:          1856, Lewisham
Other Spouses Sarah CORTNELL, Fanny Norton BROWN
1.10c Samuel PONTIFEX* (See above)
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Spouse:        Fanny Norton BROWN
Birth:         1826
Death:         191?, Hastings
Marr:          1878, Lambeth
Other Spouses Sarah CORTNELL, Elizabeth
1.11 Emma PONTIFEX
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Birth:         31 Aug 1815
Spouse:        Thomas GUNN
Birth:         abt 1813, England
Death:         1895
Marr:          Mar 1837, St. Lukes, London, England
Children:      Elizabeth (1839-)
               Mary (1838-1838)
               Emma (1840-1841)
1.12 Caroline PONTIFEX
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Birth:         20 Jun 1820, Shoreditch, England
1.13 Edwin Brown PONTIFEX
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Birth:         8 Dec 1821, Newington, Surrey, England
Death:         6 Jan 1849
Spouse:        Ann CLARKE
Birth:         1824, ChristChurch, Surrey, England
Father:        CLARK
In the 1851 census Ann and her sister Martha are living in Southwark Christchurch.  Ann is a widow, employed as a dressmaker as is her sister.
In the 1871 census Ann and her son Edwin are living in Christchurch Southwark, Surrey, England.  She is a widow and employed as a dressmaker.  Edwin is employed as a gas fitter.
Marr:          1844, Newington, London, England
Children:      Russell George (1845-1940)
               Edwin Brown (1848-1893)
1.14 John PONTIFEX
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Birth:         24 Sep 1823
Death:         26 May 1868
In the 1841 census, John is living with his parent in Trinity, Newington, Surrey England.  Living with the family is a female servant Jane Hoddinott 19 years.
Spouse:        Emma Amelia HODDINOTT
Birth:         abt 1824
Death:         14 Oct 1911
Father:        Charles HODDINOTT
Marr:          Dec 1841, Greenwich, Kent, London
Children:      John (1843-1903)
               Charles (~1845-)
               Edwin (1850-1894)
               Russell (1854-1938)
               Henry (1857-1923)
               Isabella How (1864-1939)
               Jane Amelia