Birth: 1832 - Circa

Place or Registered Place of Birth: Clapham, Surrey

Baptism: Not Known

Place of Baptism: Not Known

Death: 1911 - March Quarter - Aged 78

Place or Registered Place of Death: Paddington, London

Father: John Ranking, R.N. (1797-1870)

Mother: Rosa Harvey (1805-1865)

Spouse(s): Margaret Blake-Humfrey

Date of Marriage: January 1860

Place or Registered Place of Marriage: St. Faiths, Norfolk

Children:

Bertram Humfry Ranking (1860-1861)
Constance Maud Ranking (1862-)
Geraldine Margaret Ranking (1863-)
Reginald Ernest Ranking (1864-1864)
Rosa Isabel Ranking (1867-)
George Harvey Ranking (1871-1917)
Florence Ranking (1873-)

Notes:

1861 Census:

Adam Lodge, Balham Road East Side, Streatham, London, Surrey
Harvey Ranking - Head - Married - 28 - 1833 - Foreign Merchant - Clapham, Surrey

1871 Census:

James St, St Margaret, Westminster, Middlesex
Harvey Ranking - Head - Married - 38 - 1833 - Foreign Merchant & Land Proprietor - Clapham, Surrey
Margaret Ranking - Wife - 30 - 1841 - Swafield, Norfolk
Constance Maud Ranking - Daughter - 9 - 1862 - Tooting, Surrey
Geraldine Margaret Ranking - Daughter - 7 - 1864 - Middlesex

1891 Census:

1, Delamere Terrace, Paddington, London
Harvey Ranking - Head - Married - 58 - 1833 - Foreign Merchant and Banker - Clapham, Surrey
Margaret Ranking - Wife - 50 - 1841 - Swaffield, Norfolk
Geraldine M. Ranking - Daughter - Single - 27 - 1864 - Paddington, London
George H. Ranking - Son - Single - 19 - 1872 - Bankers Clerk - Paddington, London

1901 Census:

28, Westbourne Terrace, Paddington, London
Harvey Ranking - Head - Married - 68 - 1833 - Foreign Merchant and Banker - Clapham, London
Margaret Ranking - Wife - 61 - 1840 - Swafield, Norfolk
Geraldine M. Ranking - Daughter - 37 - 1864 - Westminster, London
Florence Ranking - Daughter - 28 - 1873 - Westminster, London

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John Ranking was born about 1797 at Hampstead in London, and died at Wandsworth in Surrey during the March quarter of 1870, aged 73.

Rosa Harvey, the daughter of Lieut.-Col. John Harvey (5 May 1755 - 9 February 1842) and Frances Kerrison (1765-1841), who were married 27 December 1782, was born at Thorpe Next Norwich, Norfolk on 18 October 1805 and was baptised there on 10 November of that year. Rosa died at Wandsworth in London on 5 December 1865, aged 60.

John Ranking and Rosa Harvey were married at St. Andrew's, Thorpe St. Andrew, Norfolk on 26 November 1824.

Marriage Record:
County Norfolk
Place Thorpe St Andrew
Church St Andrew
Register Number 70
Marriage Date 26 Nov 1824
Groom Forename John
Groom Surname Ranking
Groom Parish St Mary le Grand
Groom Condition Bachelor
Groom Occupation Gentleman
Groom Abode Middlesex
Bride Forename Rosa
Bride Surname Harvey
Bride Parish Thorpe next Norwich
Bride Condition Spinster
Bride Occupation A Minor
Witness One Forename Harriet
Witness One Surname Harvey
Witness Two Forename Rachel Anna
Witness Two Surname Ives
Notes License. Other Witnesses: Fanny Bellman; Janette Elizabeth Ives; Emma Squire; Augusta Harvey; Sarah Herring; Mary Anne Harvey; George Harvey; W Herring; Kerrison Harvey; Katherine Simpson And Others
File Number 6099

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1851 Census:

Wandsworth Common, Wandsworth, Surrey
John Ranking - Head - Married - 54 - 1797 - Merchant - Hampstead, Middlesex
Rosa Ranking - Wife - 42 - 1809 - Thorpe, Norfolk
J.H. Ranking - Son - 22 - 1829 - Clerk - Clapham, Surrey
Harvey Ranking - Son - 18 - 1833 - Clerk - Clapham, Surrey
Emma Ranking - Daughter - 7 - 1844 - Scholar at Home - Wandsworth, Surrey
Gerald Ranking - Son - 5 - 1846 - Scholar at Home - Wandsworth, Surrey
Louisa Harvey - Visitor - Unmarried - 26 - 1825 - Thorpe, Norfolk

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The children of John Ranking and Rosa Harvey were:

Rev. John Harvey Ranking (1828-1866)
George Edgar Ranking (1830-1865)
Harvey Ranking (1832-1911)
Ernest Ranking (1837-1857)
Emma Ranking (1843-)
Gerald Ranking (1845-1854)


Harvey Ranking