Census records from 1861 placed Francis Henry Mansfield, aged 18 in Putney, Surrey along with his widowed mother Mary Mansfield (40) and brother Richard (14). Current and subsequent census and other records indicate that all 3 family members were born in Cork, however no specific parish is named.
Death records for Francis Henry Mansfield, along with those of his mother Mary and brother Richard all reference the father/husband as being a Richard Mansfield being a shoemaker from Cork.
Birth records have not been located for Francis Henry or his brother, nor marriage records of their parents.
The census from 1861 also notes the family of James Willis denoted as a cousin. Familial connection not yet determined.
Francis Henry Mansfield married Harriet Lamprell in Putney, Surrey in 1865, migrating to Brisbane, Australia on the Ocean Empress with a newborn in 1866.
|Date of Birth||1st Jan 1844 (circa)|
|Date of Death||16th Nov 1925|