Tong(e) Wills & Admons 1880-1899 : Extracts of Tong(e) entries
compiled and kindly contributed by Bill Tong of West Sussex (J. W. Tong):
abridged extracts taken from the Index held by the Probate Department of the
Principle Registry Office of the Family Division – Somerset House and
latterly High Holborn.
Eliza Tong – d. 10 April 1880, of Dewsbury, Yorkshire, spinster – by Jane Taylor, widow and Ellen Tong, spinster, sisters and Thomas Denham, linen draper.
Samuel Tong – d. 24 March 1880, otherwise Tonge, of Middleton, Lancashire, block printer – by Priscilla Tonge, widow.
Ann Tonge – d. 12 November 1878, of Chorlton on Medlock, Manchester, widow – left unadministered by Elizabeth Ann Smyth, daughter, to Ellen Winward, granddaughter.
Betty Tonge – d. 7 December 1880, of Stockport, Cheshire, widow – to Thomas Pott, insurance agent, brother.
Robert Tonge – d. 12 May 1880, of Timberland Dales, Lincolnshire, farmer – to Ann Tonge, widow.
Jonathan Tong – d. 5 June 1881,in Milan, Italy, of Salford, Lancashire, cotton yarn agent – by Edward Broadhurst of Kearsal, flax spinner and Roger Rowson Ross of Greenheyes, Manchester, yarn agent.
Nancy Tong – d. 4 march 1881, of Darcy Lever, Bolton, Lancashire, widow – by William Tong of Heaton, Lancashire, coachman and Peter Tong of Darcy Lever, engine tenter, the sons.
Stephen Tong – d. 19 November 1880, of Woodchurch, Kent, farmer – by Charlotte Tong, widow and David Godden, wheelwright.
Betty Tonge – d. 15 September 1881, of Bury, Lancashire, wife of George Tonge – to the said George Tonge, labourer.
Daniel Edward Tonge – d. 14 June 1879, of Chicago, Illinois,USA,machinist, bachelor – to John Gordon of Stockport, Cheshire, lumber merchant, uncle and guardian of James Albert Gordon Tonge, a minor, brother, only next of kin.
Matilda Tonge – d. 25 September 1861, of Beaufort, Victoria, Australia, wife of William Tonge – to John Riley of Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, gentleman.
William Tonge – d. 1 March 1866, of Beaufort, Victoria, Australia, chemist – see Matilda above.
Edmund Tong – d. 27 April 1881, in Bombay, India, of New Barnet, Hertfordshire – to Caroline Tong, widow, mother and only next of kin.
Ashton Tonge – d. 30 November, 1881, of St Leonards on Sea, Sussex – to Harriet England, widow.
Elizabeth Tonge – d. 20 May 1882, of Ingleby, Lincolnshire, spinster – by Edward Paddison and Charles Foster Paddison, farmers.
George Tonge – d. 10 January 1882, of Sittingbourne, Kent, gentleman – by Alicia Stunt Tonge and John Henry Tonge, cornfactor, son.
John William Tonge – d. 10 January 1882, of Bellfield, near Rochdale, Lancashire, cotton operator, widower – to John Tonge of Rochdale, plumber, son.
Robert Tonge – d. 28 July 1882, of Egerton, near Bolton, Lancashire, carder – by Robert Tonge, son and Henry Kay, quarryman.
Sarah Adelaide Tonge – d. 19 June 1882, of Stretford, Lancashire, wife of Robert Tonge – to Nellie Hadfield of Manchester, spinster and Elizabeth Smith of Manchester.
Margaret Tong – d. 3 October 1883, of Bolton, Lancashire, widow – by Elizabeth Edge, wife of James Edge, the daughter, Adam Grundy of Bolton, master of the night soil men for Bolton Corporation and William Flitcroft of Bolton, beerseller.
Daniel Tonge – d. 14 April 1879, late of Chicago, Illinois, USA, machinist – to William Warburton of Manchester, solicitor, attorney to James Albert Gordon Tonge, son, residing in Chicago.
Frances Martha Tonge – d. 6 April 1883 of Southampton, widow – by John Cowdery, Officer of the Inland Revenue.
John Hopwood Tonge – d. 2 October 1883, of Great Lever and Farnworth, Lancashire, gentleman – by Edward Crompton of Birmingham, locomotive superintendent LNER and James Yardley of Farnworth, licensed victualler.
Ellen Tong – d. 27 February 1884, of Rochdale , late of Oldham, Lancashire, widow – by Ellen Tomlinson of Oldham, spinster, the granddaughter and Joseph Lees of Ramsbottam, cemetry registrar.
Alice Tonge – d. 15 December 1883, of Farnworth. Lancashire, widow – by John Ridyard Walkden, landagent and Thomas Shaw of Great Lever, shopkeeper.
James Tonge – d. 6 December 1883, of Ramsbottom, Lancashire, coal dealer – by Richard Tonge of Ramsbottom, cotton operator, brother and Emmanuel Houghton Ellison, estate agent clerk.
John Tonge – d. 26 February 1884, of Middleton, Lancashire, shop keeper – by Alice Tonge, widow.
Peter Tonge – d. 6 August 1882, of Great Lever Hall Fold, gentleman – by John Shuttleworth of Great Lever, underlooker.
Betty Tonge – d. 29 November 1885, of Farnworth, Lancashire, widow – by Joseph Lomax and William Lomax, engineers, brothers.
Elizabeth Tonge – d. 15 May 1885, of Southport, Lancashire, spinster – by Louisa Swindell of Southport, spinster and John Pendleton the younger of Cheetham, builder.
Betty Tong – d. 8 August 1886, of Farnworth, Lancashire, widow – by Daniel Bryers of Southport, formerly a mill manager.
Edmund Tong – d. 10 October 1885, of Westgate, Lincoln, implement maker – to Betsy Ann Tong, widow.
Mary Tong – d. 19 March 1886, of Bolton, Lancashire, spinster – to Elizabeth Stott, wife of Thomas Stott of Bolton, sister and one of the next of kin.
William Tong – d. 4 January 1886, of Stoke Prior, Worcester, miller – by Mary Ann Tong, widow and Sarah Ellen Tong, spinster, daughter.
John Tonge – d. 24 July 1886, of Bolton Lancashire, bookkeeper – by Emma Tonge, widow.
John Tonge – d. 17 May 1886, of Radcliffe, Lancashire – by Joseph Tonge and Thomas Tonge, carriers, sons.
Nancy Tonge – d. 20 June 1885, of Rixton, Lancashire, widow – by Thomas Tonge and Mark Tonge, farmers, sons.
Robert Tonge – d. 11 January 1886, of Great Driffield, Yorkshire, solicitor – by George Broderick Tonge, solicitor, son.
William Morton Tonge – d. 12 December 1878, of Mildenhall, Suffolk, gentleman – by Odden Frederick Read, solicitor.
Suddaby Tong – d. 31 January 1887, of Keyingham, East Riding, Yorkshire, gentleman – by Joseph Tong, tailor, nephew and Edward Wright, farmer of Sutton Ings, Holderness.
Harriet Tonge – d. 16 April 1887, of Hereford, widow – by George Cosbourn Davies, innkeeper and Charles Whiting, nurseryman.
James Tonge – d. 7 December 1886, of Ashton on Mersey, Cheshire, labourer – by Isaac Tonge of Carrington, retired railway officer and Job Tonge of Old Trafford, Manchester, railway officer, brothers.
John Tonge – d. 8 January 1887, of Middle Hulton, Bolton, Lancashire, shop keeper – by Margaret Tonge, widow and Alice Makin, niece.
John Tonge – d. 10 January 1887, of Bolton Lancashire, carder – by Mary Ann Tonge, widow.
John Tonge – d. 2 July 1887, of Kingston upon Hull – by Henry Tonge of Grimsby, Lincolnshire, joiner, son and Mary Jefferson Wedgewood, widow, daughter.
Mary Ann Tonge – d. 10 April 1887, of Brinnington, Cheshire and Heaton Norris, Lancashire, widow – by William Longton of Stockport, cashier, William Charlesworth of Stockport, accountant and Joseph Barlow of Heaton Norris, licensed victualler.
Rebecca Tonge – d. 31 January 1887, of Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, widow – by Martha Todd Radway, wife of William Radway, sister.
Robert Tonge – d. 24 May1887, of Liverpool, army agent, widower – to William Tonge of Seaforth, Lancashire, army agent, son and one of the next of kin.
Robert Tonge – d. 10 December 1886, of Epworth, Lincolnshire, yeoman – by Sarah Tonge, widow.
Sarah Tonge – d. 31 March 1887, of Little Hulton, Bolton, Lancashire, widow – by Joseph Hall of Walkden, Lancashire, insurance agent and Charles Rushton of Little Hulton, draper.
Alice Tong – d. 28 December 1887, of Bolton, Lancashire, widow – by Hannah Tong and Alice Tong, spinsters, daughters.
Eliza Tong – d. 31 January 1888, of Chorlton on Medlock, Lancashire, widow – to William Forbes Hurst of Birmingham, army pensioner, brother, one of the next of kin.
John Tong – d. 24 August 1888, of Gravesend, Kent, licensed victualler – to Hannah Rebecca Tong, widow.
Joseph Tong – d. 8 September 1888, of Dunkirk, Kent, farmer – to Ann Tong, widow.
Henry Tonge – d. 3 May 1888, of Oldham, Lancashire, joiner – to Sarah Elizabeth Tonge, widow.
Noah Tonge – d. 3 July 1888, of Bolton, Lancashire, brushmaker – to Mary Ann Tonge, widow.
William Tonge – d. 24 April 1888, of Walcot Dales, Lincolnshire, cottager – to Frances Tonge, widow.
James Tong – d. 7 June 1889, of Hoxton, Middlesex – to Agnes Tong, widow.
Margaret Tong – d. 8 November 1889, of Bolton, Lancashire, widow – to Sarah Gerrard, wife of Miles Gerrard, of Bolton, daughter and only next of kin.
William Tong – d. 17 August 1889, of Gillingham, Kent, bricklayer – to Eliza Ann Tong, spinster and daughter.
Richard Tonge – d. 25 March 1889, of Lincoln, gentleman – by George John Widdicombe, gentleman and James Dixon Goy, dentist.
William Tonge – d. 4 February 1889, of Timperley, Cheshire, publican – by Elizabeth Tonge, widow and Samuel Lamb, gardener.
Walter Tong – d. 5 November 1889, of Deptford, Kent – by John Tong of Ashford, Kent, bricklayer, brother and John Hooker of Smarden, Kent, cattle dealer.
Ann Tonge – d. 26 February 1890, of Haslington, Cheshire, widow – by Ebenezer Shuker, joiner, nephew.
Rebecca Horner Tonge – d. 6 December 1889, of Bath, Somerset, spinster – by Lucy Blanche Bruce, wife of Robert Bruce.
George Tong – d. 14 February 1889, of Shifnal, Shropshire, licensed victualler – to Ann Tong, widow.
John Tong – d. 30 May 1891, of Tottenham, Middlesex – by Jane Elizabeth Winepress, wife of Thomas Winepress, daughter and John William Tong, builder, son.
Marion Tong – d. 13 May 1887, of Regents Park, London, spinster – to Frederick Tong, manager to a brush manufacturer, brother.
Ellen Tonge – d. 6 October 1891, of Farnworth, Lancashire, spinster – by Simeon Molyneux of Farnworth, goods guard.
Frances Ann Tonge – d. 18 March 1888, of Bolton, Lancashire, widow – to Amelia Emily Tonge of Bolton, spinster and only next of kin.
Gertrude Mary Tonge – d. 11 September 1890, of Great Driffield, Yorkshire, spinster – to George Broderick Tonge, solicitor, father.
James Tonge – d. 8 March 1890, of South Reddish, Lancashire – by Sarah Tonge, widow.
Morris Tonge MD – d. 19 February 1891, of Harrow, Middlesex, widower – to George Tonge, grandfather and guardian of Mary Isabel Tonge, spinster, George Ernest Morris Tonge and Charles Percival Tonge, minors, children and only next of kin.
Ralph Tonge – d. 22 December 1890, of Leigh, Lancashire – by James Yates, butcher and Thomas Rigby Greenough of Leigh, auctioneer.
Robert Tonge – d. 6 June 1891, of Rochdale Lancashire – to Emma Tonge, widow.
Sarah Tonge – d. 29 January 1891, of Hulme, Manchester, spinster - by John Worthington of Hulme, labourer, great nephew.
Thomas Tonge – d. 17 March 1891, of Epworth, Lincolnshire, carpenter – to Mary Elizabeth Tonge, widow.
William John Tonge – d. 17 April 1891, of Chevening, Kent – by Anne Penelope Tonge, widow and Edward Newman Knocker, gentleman.
William Tong – d. 27 May 1891, of Bolton, The Diamond Brewery, brewer – to Peter Tong, Thomas Barlow Tong and William Tong, brewers.
James Christopher Scawin Tonge – d. 8 August 1892, of Chorlton cum Hardy, Lancashire, stationer and dealer in fancy goods – to Helen Tonge, widow.
John Tonge – d. 13 January 1892, of Manchester, warehouseman – to James Meadowcroft Hampson, merchants buyer.
John Tonge – d. 26 March 1892, of Farnworth, Lancashire, provision dealer – to John Tonge and John Young, colliers.
Margaret Tonge – d. 25 May 1892, of Middlesex, widow – to Ramsey Harman, colonel and Edward Stone, solicitor.
William Tonge – d. 24 April 1888, of Walcot Dales, Lincolnshire, cottager – to William Tonge, foreman. (Former grant 1888).
William Henry Tonge – d. 28 January 1892, of Great Lever, Bolton, cashier – to Jane Tonge, widow.
Ann Haselwood Tong – d. 3 November 1892, of Beckingham, Nottinghamshire, widow – to William Charles Tong, farmer.
Edward Greenhaulgh Tong(e) – d. 6 April 1893, of Bolton, Lancashire, - to Martha Tong(e), widow.
James Stanford Tong – d. 14 January 1893, of Sheerness, Kent, joiner – to Charlotte Tong, widow.
Martha Emily Tong – d. 29 April 1891, of Shrewsbury, Shropshire, wife of Thomas Tong – to the said Thomas Tong, poulterer.
Ann Tonge – d. 30 December 1891, of Rixton, Lancashire, wife of Joseph Tonge – to the said Joseph Tonge.
Dinely Fowler Tonge – d. 26 June 1893 (Calcutta, India), engineer – to Gilbert Augustus Tonge, tea merchant.
Mary Isabel Tonge – d. 12 April 1893, of Harrow, Middlesex, spinster – to George Tonge esquire.
Morris Tonge MD – d. 19 February 1891, of Harrow, Middlesex – to George Tonge Tonge esquire and subsequently to George Ernest Morris Tonge, undergraduate.
Ralph Tonge – d. 28 June 1893, of Bolton, Lancashire – to Betty Tonge, widow.
Edwin Richards Tong – d. 8 December 1893, of Bodmin, Cornwall, labourer – to George Thomas Tong, retired steward.
George Thomas Tong – d. 2 May 1894, of Falmouth, Cornwall, mariner – to Elizabeth Ann Yeoman, spinster.
Hannah Rebecca Tong – d. 6 May 1894, of Gravesend, Kent, widow – to Frederick Charles Tong, barman.
Mary Tong – d. 12 September 1894, of Bolton Lancashire, widow – to Mary Ann Tong, spinster.
Ashton Tonge – d. 26 April 1894, of Swinton, Lancashire – to Thomas Tonge, colliery manager and William Greatrix, wheelwright.
Ellen Tonge – d. 13 October 1894, of Tonge, Lancashire, wife of James Tonge – to James Tonge, brassmoulder.
George Wilde Tonge – d. 11 April 1894, of Stalybridge, Cheshire, butcher – to Jane Tonge, widow.
Mary Tonge – d. 28 May 1893, of Great Driffield, Yorkshire, wife of George Broderick Tonge – to the said George Broderick Tonge, solicitor.
Mary Isabel Tonge – d. 12 April 1893, of Harrow, Middlesex, spinster – to George Ernest Morris Tonge, undergraduate.
Thomas Tonge – d. 2 November 1894, of Carrington, Cheshire – to Isaac Tonge, gentleman and Isaac Royle, farm labourer.
William Howarth Tonge – d. 29 August 1894, of Tonge, Lancashire, iron turner – to James Tonge, brass moulder.
Jane Tong – d. 17 February 1895, of Tottenham, Middlesex, widow – to Jane Elizabeth Winepress, wife of Thomas Winepress.
John Tong – d. 13 March 1895, of Hull, Yorkshire, coal wharf foreman – to Alice Tong, widow and William Smith, estate agent.
Mary Tong – d. 21 June 1895, of Dewsbury, Yorkshire, widow – to Joshua Dransfield, innkeeper.
Isaac Tonge – d. 20 May 1895, of Carrington, Cheshire, farm labourer – to Susannah Tonge, wife of Job Tonge.
James Crawshaw Tonge – d. 21 December 1894, of Dukinfield, Cheshire – to Sarah Tonge, widow.
Joseph Tonge – d. 27 October 1894, of Ashton under Mersey, Cheshire, gentleman – to Richard Tonge, gentleman and Hannah Tonge, widow.
Louis Charles Henry Tonge – d. 9 January 1895, of Silchester, Berkshire, retired captain RN – to Francis Henry Tonge, army captain (rtd).
Mary Tonge – d. 14 November 1895, of Ashton under Lyne, Lancashire, wife of William Tonge – to William Tonge, painter and Mary Emma Tonge, spinster.
Richard Tonge – d. 30 January 1895, of Wigan, Lancashire – to John Birchall, innkeeper.
The Reverend Richard Tonge – d. 1 March 1895, of Chorlton cum Hardy, Lancashire – to Louisa Margaret Tonge, widow.
Samuel Henry Tonge – d. 12 February 1895, of Northop, Flintshire, cornmiller – to Arthur Reginald Tonge, gentleman.
William Tonge – d. 18 November 1894, of Manchester, warehouseman – to William Henry Tonge and Charles Stanford Tonge, clerks to Messrs Ralli brothers, merchants and Alfred Tonge, clerk to Messrs Robert Barbour & Bros, merchant.
Cornelius Tong – d. 29 February 1896, of Immingham, Lincolnshire, shepherd – to Elizabeth Markham, wife of William Markham and to Charles Tong, shepherd.
David Garratt Tong – d. 17 June 1896, of Pinner, Middlesex, carpenter – to Sarah Letitia Tong, widow.
Edward Tong – d. 28 August 1896, of Dewsbury, Yorkshire – to Sarah Jane Spurr, wife of Watson Spurr.
Ellen Tong – d. 13 November 1896, of Bolton, Lancashire, widow – to Rachel Briercliffe, wife of Robert Briercliffe, to Ellen Cordingly, wife of John Cordingly, to Thomas Albert Tong, otherwise Thomas Albert Tong Ashton, innkeepeers manager and Walter John Redford, solicitors clerk.
James Albert Tong – d. 24 February 1895, of Deptford, Kent, carpenter – to Miriam Louisa Tong, widow.
John William Tong – d. 17 July 1893, of Tottenham, Middlesex, builder – to Emmeline Castleton Roebuck Tong, widow.
Mary Tong – d. 15 January 1896, of Bolton, Lancashire, widow – to Daniel Duke, licensed victualler.
Ann Tonge – d. 1 May 1896, of Boston, Lincolnshire, widow – to Jane Melbourne, widow.
James Tonge – d. 23 November 1888, of Farnworth, Lancashire, locomotive driver – to Mary Jane Tonge, widow.
Mary Tonge – d. 17 November 1895, of Farnworth, Lancashire, widow – to Ann Owen, widow and Elizabeth Bradshaw, wife of Henry Bradshaw and Lucy Holt, spinster.
Mary Ann Tonge – d. 5 August 1896, of Bolton, Lancashire, widow – to Mary Jane Howarth, wife of William Henry Howarth.
Thomas Tonge – d. 14 June 1896, of Radcliffe, Lancashire – to David Settle, collier.
Thomas Tonge – d. 23 August 1895, of Bolton, Lancashire, engineer – to Thomas Tonge, engineer.
Robert Leeson Tong – d. 29 September 1897, of Riby, Lincolnshire, farmer – to Susannah Smith Tong, widow, David Herbert Tong, farmer and Robert Tong, butcher.
William Tong – d. 12 October 1896, of Hoxton, Middlesex – to Lydia Ward, wife of Richard Ward.
Ann Tonge – d. 1 October 1897, of Crowle, Lincolnshire – to Alfred William Cundall, solicitor and George Cundall, merchant.
Maria Tonge – d. 17 March 1897, of Manchester, widow – to George Tonge, contractor and James Tonge, clerk and collector.
Richard Fletcher Christmas Tonge – d. 24 February 1897, of Swinton, Manchester, engineer and machinist – to Harry Entwhistle, secretary to Lancaster and Tonge Ltd and Joseph Butterworth, engineering works manager.
Sarah Tonge – d. 26 May 1896, of South Reddish, Lancashire, widow – to Joseph Potter, builders merchant.
Alfred Tong – d. 28 November 1898, of Herne Hill, Kent, dealer – to Benjamin Thomas, surveyor.
George Tong – d. 24 February 1898, of Waddington, Lincolnshire, farmer – to Robert Tong, farmer.
James Thomas Tong – d. 25 May 1898, of Blackpool, Lancashire, commercial clerk – to Jane Tong, widow.
William Tong – d. 2 January 1898, of Harrietsham, Kent, dealer – to Arthur Tong, bricklayer and William George Tong, dealer.
Alicia Stunt Tonge – d. 18 February 1898, of Sittingbourne, Kent, widow – to the Reverend George Tonge and George Wineh, solicitor.
Ann Tonge – d. 8 December 1869, of Brighton, Sussex, wife of George Tonge – to the said George Tonge, gentleman.
Charlotte Warwick Tonge – d. 23 June 1898, of Stockport, Cheshire, wife of Joshua Tonge – to the said Joshua Tonge, jeweller and licensed victualler.
Joshua William Tonge – d. 8 February 1898, of Staleybridge, Cheshire, corn dealer – to Maria Lavinia Tonge, widow.
Mary Tonge – d. 22 December 1897, of Birkdale, Lancashire, wife of Percival Tonge – to Alfred Leicester, corn merchant, Henry Percival Tonge, ship broker and Frank Woodhouse Tonge, gentleman.
Mary Ann Tonge – d. 10 June 1898, of Kearsal, Lancashire, widow – to James Tonge, grey cloth agent.
Lucy Tonge – d. 22 February 1898, of London, widow – to Elizabeth Ann Fenn, wife of Ephraim Thompson Fenn.
Sarah Tonge – d. 18 August 1898, of Chadderton, Lancashire, wife of James Tonge – to Charles Tonge, iron moulder.
Ann Tong – d. 24 February 1899, of Shifnal, Shropshire, widow – to Elizabeth Davies, widow and Benjamin Farmer, accountant.
George Tong – d. 15 July 1899, of Deptford, Kent – to Mary Ann Tong, widow.
John Tong – d. 13 September 1899,of Faversham, Kent – to William Winford Tong, gentleman and Frank Prosser, bankers clerk.
Sarah Tong – d. 10 February 1899, of Bury, Lancashire, spinster – to Joseph Bridle Wike, joiner and James Wike, mechanic.
Eleanor Elizabeth Tonge – d. 22 March 1899, of Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, spinster – to William Brown Barrie, esquire.
Elizabeth Tonge – d. 24 May 1899, of Sale, Cheshire, widow – to Thomas Tonge, cab driver.
George Tonge – d. 18 April 1899, of Manchester, builder and contractor – to Mary Ellen Tonge, widow.
Richard Tonge – d. 26 July 1899, of Ramsbottom, Lancashire – to Ann Tonge, widow and James Riley Tonge, grocer.
Sarah Ann Tonge – d. 7 May 1899, of Manchester, wife of William Tonge – to the said William Tonge, dairyman.