Thomas Odell

Author: Christine Gambles
Date published: 18/05/2020
© Christine Gambles

Thomas Odell



Thomas was born in Turvey Bedfordshire and was a Watchmaker. He was the son of John & Sarah Odell (nee Wooding) who were married on the 27th May 1771 in Eggington Bedfordshire.

Thomas married Sarah Hutchins on the 9th May 1817 in Chilton Foliat Wiltshire. (Married as Thomas Odell Wooding (of Andover)

Thomas & Sarah had the following children:

Sarah Jane 1818 Andover Hampshire

Thomas Hutchins c1819-1823 Andover Hampshire

Ann 1822 Andover Hampshire

Thomas Baker 1826 Andover Hampshire

Henry Hutchins c1827 Croydon Surrey

Ellen 1833 Chichester Sussex

Charles c1835 Croydon Surrey

Albert c1839 Winchester Hampshire

Emily c1840 Southampton Hampshire


The family lived in London in 1841 and Harleston Norfolk in 1851. In 1861 Thomas was recorded as an Inmate in the Newbury Workhouse. Sarah was recorded as a Housekeeper living at the Wheat Sheaf Chilton Foliat with her widowed brother Thomas Hutchins and his family she continued to live in Chilton Foliat until her death in 1871.   

Thomas died in 1862 and was laid to rest in the Newtown Road Cemetery on 14th June

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