Tenpenny Mote1

M, #542, b. circa December 1837, d. circa June 1869
FatherThomas Mote2 b. c 1804, d. 14 Feb 1875
MotherFrances Cox Fordham2 d. 24 Mar 1851
RelationshipGreat-grandson of William Mote
Birthcirca December 1837Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, England, His name was registered as Tinpeny. He appears in the 1841 UK Census as 3 years old2,3
Marriage17 April 1859Wesllyan Chapel, Banbury, England4,1
Deathcirca June 1869Chard, England5
Num ChildTenpenny Mote had at least three children.1 
Name Variation Tenpenny Mote was also known as Tentney Mote name as spelled in the 1851 census.2 
(Resident) CensusMaria, Thomas, Robert, Mary and Tenpenny appeared on the census of 1841 in the household of Thomas Mote and Frances Cox Fordham at Emneth, Cambridgeshire, England.1 
OccupationTenpenny Mote was an Engineer in 1859.1 
Name Variation As of circa 1864, Tenpenny Mote was also known as Edward Tenpenny.1 


Emma Gillett b. circa 1840
ChartsDescendant Chart - William Mote b. before 1779
Last Edited18 Mar 2005


  1. [S13] Letter, Jayne Mote to Robert Mote, 13 April 1995 & February 2005.
  2. [S34] Cambridgeshire Mote Families, online http://www.cambridgeshirehistory.com, 1851 UK Census Index.
  3. [S6] UK Registered BDMs, , 1837 Q4 Wisbech 14 129.
  4. [S3] FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Marriage - Banbury 1859 Q2 3a 903.
  5. [S6] UK Registered BDMs, , Death - 1869 Q2 Chard 5c 337.