July 1845, St Anne's Church of England, Limehouse, London, England
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St Anne's, Limehouse
Thomas and Ann had
both Andrew and his older sister, Isabella Eleanor born 1843, baptised together.
From St Anne's, Limehouse Parish Register
1851, Andrew Benjamin and his family were living at 1 Ratcliff
Street, Parish of St Anne's, Limehouse. His father, Thomas,
worked as a Shipwright. and his mother, Ann was noted as a Storekeper, General Goods. The children mentioned in thi census were:- Sarah (22 yrs), Charles (18 yrs),
Eliza (16 yrs), Emily (12 yrs), Maria (10 yrs), Helena (8 yrs) and
Andrew Benjamin (6 yrs). Andrew was noted as a Scholar.
From the 1851 UK Census
In 1861, Ann and her last son, Andrew Benjamin were living at 8 Batson Street, Limehouse. Ann was noted as the Head of the family, so it is presumed that Thomas had died by then. No profession was stated for Andrew Benjamin.
1861 UK Census
Andrew was only 17 years old when his mother died.