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I,m trying to find grandparents on Father side

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Yvonne Report 22 Aug 2010 06:40

Would like info on Maude Lily Barnes nee PLAYLE D>O>B 1984 Essex Stambourne spouse William BarnesD >O >B1889 her parents were Rossana D>O>B1863 And William Playle D>O>B 1862.Maude & William had 3 children Winifred ,Thomas and Rose Barnes. William & Rossana had 6 children Henry Maud/e, James, Jane Francis and Emily. Is there anyone that can tell me more please


Penny Report 22 Aug 2010 06:45

presumably Maude was born 1884, not 1984

no she wasn't

Births Jun 1893

Playle Lily Maud Halstead 4a 651


Penny Report 22 Aug 2010 06:48

Marriages Dec 1886

Harrington Rosanna Halstead 4a 856
PLAYLE William Halstead 4a 856


Penny Report 22 Aug 2010 06:53

When did Lily marry Mr Barnes? I cant see it.


Penny Report 22 Aug 2010 06:56

It looks like they had 4 children

Births Mar 1914
BARNES William Playle Saffron W. 4a 1676

Births Sep 1915
Barnes Winifred E M Playle Saffron W. 4a 1535

Births Dec 1920
Barnes Thomas W Playle Saffron W. 4a 1618

Births Sep 1925
Barnes Rose A M Playle Saffron W. 4a 1475

looks like their firstborn died

Deaths Mar 1914

Barnes William 0 Saffron W. 4a 987


Gael Report 22 Aug 2010 07:17

Where did you get all the dates from?

Are they just guess dates?

Births Sep 1863 (>99%)

PLAYLE William Halstead 4a 307

Births Dec 1864 (>99%)

PLAYLE William Francis Halstead 4a 318


Gael Report 22 Aug 2010 07:33

Have you asked for a 1891 / 1901 / 1911 Census? It would be easier to work out the family ages etc.


Gael Report 22 Aug 2010 07:36

Census 1881

William HARRINGTON Head M Male 45 Ridgwell, Essex, England Ag Lab
Emily HARRINGTON Wife M Female 38 Ridgwell, Essex, England Straw Plaiter
Elizabeth HARRINGTON Daur U Female 17 Ridgwell, Essex, England Straw Plaiter
Roseanna HARRINGTON Daur U Female 15 Ridgwell, Essex, England Straw Plaiter
Annie HARRINGTON Daur Female 10 Ridgwell, Essex, England Scholar
William HARRINGTON Son Male 6 Ridgwell, Essex, England Scholar
Emmy HARRINGTON Daur Female 3 Ridgwell, Essex, England

Source Information:
Dwelling Mill Road Cottage
Census Place Ridgwell, Essex, England
Family History Library Film 1341435
Public Records Office Reference RG11
Piece / Folio 1804 / 128
Page Number 15


Gael Report 22 Aug 2010 10:49

nudge for Census look-ups


Yvonne Report 27 Aug 2010 06:10

Thanks for inf. I dont know when Maude Lily married William been guessing as thought they had first child in 1915 Winifred so was looking for marriage cert about 1910-1912 but you seem to think there was a child born before Winifred.I dont even know the area they married tried Stambourne,Essex Braintree Essex no luck did a could of searchers with G R O nothing seems to be registered


Yvonne Report 29 Nov 2010 05:20

Thanks for everyones help above finding my Grandparents I have extended on this info .I am still struggling I have been doing searches and phone calls trying to find Maud/ Maude Lily Playle,s marriage to William Barnes I know she was born in Stambourne Essex1894 -died 1944 in Orsett Essex, her /their first child was born and died in 1914 and had 3 others after.It does seem as if the marriage wasn,t registered can anyone PLEASE me with this dead end.



jax Report 29 Nov 2010 06:08

1911 census - household transcription
Person: PLAYLE, Maud Lily
Address: Broad Green Steeple Bumpstead

PLAYLE, William Head Married M 49 1862 Farm Labourer Essex Stambourne Essex VIEW
PLAYLE, Rossana Wife Married
25 years F 48 1863 Essex Ridgewell Essex VIEW
PLAYLE, Henry William Son Single M 20 1891 Milkman On Farm Essex Birdbrook Essex VIEW
PLAYLE, Maud Lily Daughter Single F 17 1894 Essex Stambourne VIEW
PLAYLE, James Son Single M 15 1896 Stockman On Farm Essex Birfbrook VIEW
PLAYLE, Jane Daughter F 12 1899 School Essex Ridgewell VIEW
PLAYLE, Frances Daughter F 7 1904 School Essex Steeple Bumpstead VIEW
SMITH, George Son In Law Married M 34 1877 Farm Labourer Essex Steeple Bumpstead VIEW
SMITH, Emily Daughter Married
2 years F 26 1885 Essex Ridgwell VIEW
SMITH, May Granddaughter F 4 1907 Essex Steeple Bumpstead VIEW



jax Report 29 Nov 2010 06:16

Not seeing a marriage perhaps it never took place?