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1871 census / forbes further search required

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brummie46 Report 9 Jun 2010 15:30

further to all postings from you good people, would it be possible to do searches on marriages for John, Alice, and sarah to enable to find descendants from them.
I have the marriage for Henry, and also my gr grandmother mary ann (1862)
It would be brilliant if i could find there grandchildren (if still alive) but more likely to be their gr grandchildren.
If i can find the marriages on these people then i can cross check all other details.
thanks for your time


Flick Report 9 Jun 2010 15:35

Name: Mary Forbes
Age: 10
Estimated birth year: abt 1861
Relation: Daughter
Father's Name: John
Mother's Name: Ann
Gender: Female
Where born: Birmingham, Warwickshire, England
Civil parish: Aston
Ecclesiastical parish: St Silas
Town: Aston Manor
County/Island: Warwickshire
Country: England
Registration district: Aston
Sub-registration district: Erdington
ED, institution, or vessel: 15
Household schedule number: 24
Household Members: Name Age
John Forbes 66 born Scotland
Ann Forbes 38 born Yoxall, Staffs
Henry Forbes 19 born Derbyshire
Joh Forbes 12
Mary Forbes 10
Sarah Forbes 5


Flick Report 9 Jun 2010 15:38

1861 - showing the father to be somewhat younger!

Name: Henry Forbes
Age: 9
Estimated birth year: abt 1852
Relation: Son
Father's Name: John
Mother's Name: Mary Ann
Gender: Male
Where born: Derby, Derbyshire, England

Civil parish: Birmingham
Ecclesiastical parish: St Bartholomew
Town: Birmingham
County/Island: Warwickshire
Country: England

Registration district: Birmingham
Sub-registration district: St Peter
ED, institution, or vessel: 12
Neighbors: View others on page
Household schedule number: 136
Household Members: Name Age
John Forbes 40 Born Edinburgh
Mary Ann Forbes 30
Alice Forbes 11 born Derby
Henry Forbes 9
John Forbes 1


brummie46 Report 9 Jun 2010 15:38

many thanks for info, think it could be same tree searching.


brummie46 Report 30 Apr 2013 15:50

Sorry meant to add that i think my gr grandmother was living with her brother when she herself wed.


brummie46 Report 1 May 2013 09:10



EVEIE Report 1 May 2013 13:17


First name(s)





Marriages Dec 1845 (>99%)

Bantley Ann Stoke on Tr 17 219
Forbes John Stoke on Trent 17 219


EVEIE Report 1 May 2013 13:29

found this maybe them
Birth 2 Apr 1797 in Latheron, Caithness, Scotland Death
Birth17972 Apr Latheron, Caithness, Scotland
Marriage to Ann SIMPSON182925 Apr Age: 32Wick, Caithness
Family Members
Alexander FORBES
Margaret Forbes
Spouse & Children
Alexander Forbes – 1914


Reggie Report 1 May 2013 13:36

How much research have you done in the 3 years since you posted the original request?

Have you used freebmd at all?


brummie46 Report 2 May 2013 21:24

Reggie, yes i have used freebmd.