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James Easton (1797-1871) of Easton and Amos
1797 Born son of Josiah Easton in Bradford, Somerset
1827 He went into partnership with William Leahy of the Grove, Southwark, and in the same year he married the only daughter of the late Mr. Benjamin Shaw
1829 Partnership with William Leahy dissolved 
1830 Birth of second son James
1832 Birth of third son Edward
1841 Civil engineer, living in Southwark, with Sarah Easton 40, Sarah Easton 6, John Easton 4, Ellen Easton 2, Louisa Easton 3 Mo
1851 Civil engineer, living in Southwark with Sarah Easton 51, Sarah W Easton 16, John Easton 14, Louisa Easton 10 Helen M Easton 5
1857 His daughter Sarah Winsmore married John Garrett, the second son of Richard Garrett of Northwick Terrace, Maida Vale and of Sizewell House, near Saxmundham. Married at St. George's, Bloomsbury. 
1861 James Easton, an engineer, 64, was living in London with Sarah Easton 61, Louisa Easton 20, Helen Mary Easton 15, and his daughter Sarah Winsmore Garrett 26 with her daughters Margaret E Garrett 1 and Edith E Garrett 4 mo
1866 Retired from Easton and Amos.
1871 Living in Bloomsbury, a retired civil engineer, with Sarah Easton 71 and Helen Mary Easton 25
1871 Died in London - Obituary