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Ironfounder, of Oxford
1837 Born in St Martin in the Fields, London, son of William Castle Lucy (1808-1861), a fishmonger by his first wife; his second wife was Catherine Martha Lillingston nee Jennings (first married in 1837 in London) (widowed and then married a second time in Oxford in 1853).
1851 He was not living with his father, who had been widowed
Became a partner in Grafton and Lucy, ironfounders of Oxford
1861 His father died in Oxford; his estate was administered by his widow, Catherine Martha Lucy
1861 An ironfounder, living in Oxford with his step-mother, Catherine M Lucy 47, a cordwainer master, and her step son (sic), William Lillingston 25, a cordwainer, and niece, Catherine E Jennings 21
1863 Married Alice Jennings at Holy Trinity, Clapham, Lambeth; his father was recorded as William Castle Lucy, deceased, a gentleman
1871 Ironfounder, employer, lived in Oxford with Alise Lucy 30, William Thomas Lucy 5, Catherine L Lucy 2, Thomas A Lucy 9 Months