Ann was born to Frederick Augustus and Amelia Wiedhofft on the 21st May 1859 in 4 Temple St. Dalston, Hackney, London
|1861 Census RG9-202 18 Regent Street, City Road, St Lukes, Holborn, London|
|Frederick Augt Wiedhofft||Head||Marr||37||Furrier||St Geo. the Martyr, London|
|Amelia||Wife||Marr||34||St Sepulcre, Middx|
This was the address given for the birth of another brother William Alfred on 14th May 1861.
The summer of 1863 saw the birth of another baby brother (Arthur) but sadly he was to pass away in the spring of 1864.
Sister Louisa Florence was born in the March quarter of 1865 in the St Lukes parish of Holborn.
|1871 Census 29 Cross Street, St Mary, Islington|
|Fredk A Wiedhofft (t looks like an s)||Head||Mar||47||Furrier employs 1 man 2 boys & 10 women||St George the Martyr London|
|Amelia||wife||Mar||44||St Sepulcre London|
|Wm Alfrd||son||9||scholar||St Lukes London|
|Louisa F||dau||6||St Lukes|
|Maria Mildenhall||servt||unm||28||servant (domestic)||Bethnal Green|
In the last quarter of 1873 Ann's mother (Amelia) died.
On the 5th July 1875 sister Amelia married Charles Alfred Cooper at Holloway Congregational Church
Ann's father remarried (Emma Huntsman) about 6 months later on the 5th July 1875.
17th June 1876 sister Mary (aged 24) married certificated school master David Salmon (also 24) in Islington Register Office, North London.
Sister Mary Salmon gives birth to another daughter Mary about 1880 in Peckham.
The early part of 1881 saw the birth of nephew (Mary Salmon’s) son David.
We find Ann as a 21 year old schoolmistress living in Camberwell with her sister Mary (Salmon) and family in 1881.
|1881 Census, 2 Osborne Villa, Nunhead Lane Camberwell, Surrey|
|David Salmon||Head||Mar||29||schoolmaster||Newport. Pembrokeshire|
|Mary "||wife||Mar||29||Mddx Clerkenwell|
|Ammila "||Dau||3||Surrey, Peckham|
|David "||son||3 mo||""|
|Margaret "||sister||Unm||17||Boa??dy, Pembrokeshire|
|Ann Wiedhofft||s law||Unm||21||schoolmistress||Mddx, Dalston|
|Charlotte Carter||serv||Unm||15||general servant||" Edgeware|
|1891 Census: 74 ???? Rd, Kensington|
|Emma Jessup||Head||Wid||60||Lormgrakes Midus????||London|
|Fanny ~~~||Daur||23||Pirate Wrestler???????||Employed||~~~~|
|Annie Widhofft||Boarder||31||School Teacher||Employed||~~~~|
|Kate Simmons||24||~~~||Employed||Wiltshire? ?????|
On the 28th December 1891 Annie’s father (Frederick Augustus) died and David Salmon was named as an executor and trustee in his will.
In the September quarter of 1894 Ann married John Henry Gough in Swansea, Wales (Note: brother-in-law David Salmon became principal of the teacher training college in Swansea in 1892 and I guess that Ann (a school teacher) had made her way there and met up with John H)
|1901 Census: 12 Hickman Road, Penarth, Glamorgan|
|John H Gough||Head||M||43||Timber Merchant’s Clerk||Worker||Glostershire, Gloster|
|John W Gough||Son||S||1||Glamorgan, Penarth|
|Hannah Masto||Serv||21||Cook Domestic||Derbyshire, Derby|
|Beatrice A Allen||Serv||16||Nurse / ---||Monmouthshire, Rogerstone?|
|1911 Census: 2 Osborne Road, Clifton, Bristol.|
|John Henry Gough||Head||53||Married||Accountant||Timber importers||Worker||Gloucs. Gloucester,|
|Anne Gough||Wife||51||Married||16||1||1||Mddx, London|
|John Wiedhofft Gough||Son||11||School||Glams. Penarth|
|Emma Clifford||Servant||23||Single||Cook||Worker||Gloucs. Charlton|
|Kate Fowler||Servant||22||Single||Housemaid||Worker||Gloucs. Almondsbury|
The 16-1-1- = Years married – Children born alive – Children still living – Children who have died
Apr 1919 son John was made a temporary 2nd Lieutenant - London Gazette
Ann died in the June quarter of 1928 Registered in Bristol Gloucestershire (6a 26) age 69
John Henry died on 11 December 1930 in Gloucester aged about 72
Son John Wiedhofft Gough was to go on to become a Fellow of Oriel College, Oxford and produce many books including:- Fundamental Law in English Constitutional History; The Social Contract. A critical study of its development; Sir Hugh Myddelton. Entrepreneur and engineer & The Superlative Prodigall. A life of Thomas Bushell.
John Wiedhofft Gough 1900