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Married: 26 March 1793; Whitmore, Staffordshire UK
Described as 'Of the parish of Stoke' and 'Literate' [25]
 bd.  About 1770; probably Warwickshire UK [34]
 dd.  About 1816, age about 46; Hanley, Staffordshire UK [34]
 occ.  Painter of Pottery. Apparently moved to Etruria in early 1800 where he worked for Wedgwood as a painter of china and as an inventor of colours for painting [34]
 res.  UK
 src.   [25]
 bd.  10 May 1771; Whitmore, Staffordshire UK [34]
 dd.  7 March 1833, age 61; Hanley, Staffordshire UK [34]
 res.  UK
 src.   [25]

Children (6):

Mariam BODDINGTON (1794 - )
William BODDINGTON (~1798 - )
Elizabeth BODDINGTON (~1800 - 1825)
Joseph BODDINGTON (~1802 - )
Thomas BODDINGTON (1806 - 1857)
Charles BODDINGTON (~1811 - <1881)

Notes for Joseph BODDINGTON

He is reputed to have painted a vase for the Prince Regent (later George IV) when he visited the factory, and this was later presented to the British Museum. However, the British Museum have no record of this vase. For further details of his work at Wedgwood see notes for his son Joseph.


25.  Email, Tony Greatbatch, 31 July 2001
34.  Email, Tony Greatbatch, 15 August 2001

Family record last updated: 11 August 2013

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