James Cain

ID# 537, (1809 - 15 Jun 1880)


James Cain was born in 1809 at Michael, Michael, Isle of Man.

He was the son of John Cain and Mary Clague.

James Cain was baptised on 30 Apr 1809 in Michael, Michael, Isle of Man,

James, son of John Cain & Mary Clague.1,2,3




James Cain married Judith Radcliffe on 25 Nov 1830 at the Parish Church, Braddan, Braddan, Isle of Man,

James Cain,
Bachelor of the parish of Marown and
Judith Ratcliffe
of this parish were married in the Church by Licence this 25th day of November 1830, by me Thomas Howard, Vicar.

This Marriage was solominized between us James Cain & Judith Cain late Ratcliffe ( x her mark)

In the precence of Hugh Shimmin and John Skillicorn.1,4,5



James appeared on the 1841 Isle of Man Census of 6 Jun 1841 at Cronk Dhoo, German, Isle of Man, also listed in the household was Judith, John, James and Mary ;
CAIN James, 33, Shoemaker, Y
CAIN Judith, 36, Y
CAIN John 9, Y
CAIN James 5, Y
CAIN Mary, 4, Y.6



James appeared on the 1851 Isle of Man Census of 30 Mar 1851 at Cronk Dhoo, German, Isle of Man, also listed in the household was John, Mary, William, Catherine and Elizabeth ;
CAIN James,Widower, Head, 41, Boot & Shoemaker,Born German
CAIN John, Son, Unm, 19 ,Boot & Shoemaker, German
CAIN Mary, Daur, Unm, 13, at home, German
CAIN William, Son, Unm, 8, Scholar, German
CAIN Catherine, Daur, Unm, 3 ,German
CAIN Elizabeth, Sister, Unm, 50, Housemaid, Michael

(On same page, at 2nd Cronk Dhoo, lived Elizabeth Radcliff, widow).7



James Cain married Elizabeth Leece, daughter of William Leece and Ann Gell, on 19 Aug 1851 at the Parish Church, Marown, Isle of Man,

James Cain,
Aged 41, Widower,
Shoemaker,
Res: German,
Father John Cain, Farmer
Elizabeth Leece,
34, Widow,
Servant
Res: Marown,
Father William Leece, Farmer

James Cain, Signed
Elizabeth Leece X her mark

In the Presence of Thomas Christian and Edward Creelch (sic)

(Marriage is indexed under 1857, due to the way the Vicar has run the 5 & 1 together to make it look like 57 instead of 51).1,8



James appeared on the 1861 Isle of Man Census of 7 Apr 1861 at WhiteStrand, German, German, Isle of Man, also listed in the household was Elizabeth, Mary, Thomas and Joseph ;
CAIN James, Head, Mar, 52, Shoemaker, Michael
CAIN Elizabeth, Wife, Mar, 43, wife of shoemaker, Arbory
MORRISON Mary, Dau, Mar, 25, Sailors wife, German
CAIN Thomas, Son, 9, Shoemakers son, German
CAIN Joseph, Son, 3, Shoemakers Son, German.9



James appeared on the 1871 Isle of Man Census of 2 Apr 1871 at Michael Road, Cain's House, German, German, Isle of Man, also listed in the household was Elizabeth, Thomas and Joseph ;
CAIN James, Head, Mar, 59, Shoemaker, Michael
CAIN Elizabeth, Wife, Mar, 55, Arbory
CAIN Thomas, son, Unm, 19, Shoemaker, German
CAIN Joseph, Son, 13, Scholar, German.10



James died on 15 Jun 1880 at Knocksharry, German, Isle of Man, at age 71 years

James Cain,
born 1809, aged 71, Shoemaker.11



James was buried on 18 Jun 1880 at Peel Cemetery, Peel, German, Isle of Man,


James CAIN, Knocksharry, aged 71yrs.
In affectionate remembrance of
James Cain of the Parish of ?
died 6th June 1880
aged 71 years.
"Not lost but gone before. "
Also Joseph son of the above
died 25th Feb 1881
aged 23 years.
"His end was peace."1,12,13


James and Joseph Cain Headstone
Photo taken by Phyllis Watterson c 1992


James and Judith had 9 Known Children.



James and Elizabeth had 4 Known Children.

Children of James Cain and Judith Radcliffe

Children of James Cain and Elizabeth Leece

Father*John Cain (bt 1772 - 1774 - )
Mother*Mary Clague (1764 - )

Citations

  1. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  2. [S54] Old Church Records, Parish Registers, Various Repositories, Parish Register of Michael - Baptism for the Year 1809 obtained by Phyllis Watterson in 1992. Hereinafter cited as Parish Registers.
  3. [S33] Birth Marriage and Burial Entries, International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI) : Family Search Web site, From 2000), "Isle of Man, Parish Registers, 1598-1950," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/X8SD-S27 : accessed 21 Jul 2013), John Cain in entry for James Cain, 1809.
    Digital Folder 004500652 Image No 00129.
  4. [S83] Registry IOM, IOM Registers, Parish Register of Braddan Douglas, 1830. Hereinafter cited as IOM Registers.
  5. [S33] International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI), "Isle of Man Parish Registers, 1598-2009," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XZR5-XBM : 1 October 2015), James Cain and Judith Ratcliffe, 25 Nov 1830, Marriage; citing Braddan, Isle of Man, Manx National Heritage Library, Douglas.
  6. [S169] 1841 Isle of Man Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 6 June 1841), 1841 Isle of Man - German, HO 107/ 1463/7 pg 50. Hereinafter cited as 1841 Isle of Man Census.
  7. [S170] 1851 Isle of Man Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 30 March 1851), 1851 Isle of Man, German, HO 107/2523 Pg 183 District 1b. Hereinafter cited as 1851 Isle of Man Census.
  8. [S33] International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI), "Isle of Man Parish Registers, 1598-2009," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XZ11-SYL : 1 October 2015), James Cain and Elizth Leece, 19 Aug 1857, Marriage; citing Marown, Isle of Man, Manx National Heritage Library, Douglas.
    DATE is Actually 1851 NOT 1857 but indexed under that date, it is the way it has been written.
  9. [S171] 1861 Isle of Man Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 7 April 1861), 1861 IOM, German, RG 9/4420 pg 14 District 3. Hereinafter cited as 1861 Isle of Man Census.
  10. [S172] 1871 Isle of Man Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 2 Arpril 1871), 1871 IOM Kirk German, RG10/ 5771, pg 2. Hereinafter cited as 1871 Isle of Man Census.
  11. [S33] International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI), 1880 - Isle of Man Deaths and Burials, 1844 - 1911 - Batch No B03833-2; GS Film No 454971 Ref p39 in 319.
  12. [S43] Cemetery Records , Isle of Man - Peel Cemetery and Headstone inscription. Transcribed by Phyllis Waterson and photo taken Sept 1991.. Hereinafter cited as Cemetery Records.
  13. [S83] Registry IOM, IOM Registers: 1880 Burials German, No 1243.