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Trying to find Parents for ,,,Mary Ellen Stirzaker

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Elaine

Elaine Report 9 Nov 2012 23:06

Hi
Can any one help me find parents for Mary Ellen Stirzaker, Mary brn 1883 lancaster, (m) James Timlin.. 1902 at st lukes lancaster.. on her marriage cert her father was Thomas stirzaker deceased, thats all i have on one of them be greatful if any one could help finding any more information on them much appreciated
thanks again :-) :-)
elaine

brummiejan

brummiejan Report 9 Nov 2012 23:11

Might this be her? Assuming her mother has re-married.

1891 England Census

Name: Mary E Stirgaker
Age: 8
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1883
Relation: Daughter
Father's Name: Robert Caton
Mother's name: Ann Caton
Gender: Female
Where born: Lancaster, Lancashire, England

Civil parish: Lancaster
Ecclesiastical parish: St Luke
Town: Lancaster
County/Island: Lancashire

Registration district: Lancaster
Sub-registration district: Lancaster

Robert Caton 29
Ann Caton 32
John Stirgaker 12
Robert Stirgaker 10
Mary E Stirgaker 8
Sarah Caton 6
Dorothy Caton 4
Mary A Caton 2
Jenny Caton 4/12

Sylvia

Sylvia Report 9 Nov 2012 23:12

Mary ellen stirzaker
Baptism 8 oct. 1882
Father Thomas Stirzaker
Mother Annie Stirzaker
Lancaster

brummiejan

brummiejan Report 9 Nov 2012 23:13

Maybe Ann 1881. What was Thomas' occupation?

1881 England Census
Name: Ann Stirzaker
Age: 22
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1859
Relation: Wife
Spouse's Name: Thomas Stirzaker
Gender: Female
Where born: Lancaster, Lancashire, England

Civil parish: Skerton
County/Island: Lancashire
Country: England

Street Address: Rigg Lane
Condition as to marriage: Married

Occupation: Weaver (Cotton)

Registration district: Lancaster
Sub-registration district: Lancaster

Thomas Stirzaker 23 Occupation: Engine Fireman (Mill)
Ann Stirzaker 22
John Stirzaker 3
Robert Stirzaker

Elaine

Elaine Report 9 Nov 2012 23:20

Hi
thanks brummijen, wonderful, just looked at the marriage cert and witness's are robert timlin and sarah caton...well well...think hit the nail on the head.!! cheers


thomas occupation was stoker on railway so that fits...


thank you sylvia too

many thanks again girls for helping your both stars <3 :-)

lancashireAnn

lancashireAnn Report 10 Nov 2012 14:47

Lancashire Birth indexes for the years: 1882
Surname Forename(s) Sub-District Registers At Mother's Maiden Name Reference
STIRZAKER Mary Ellen Lancaster Preston GEMSON LAN/59/58


Lancashire Marriage indexes for the years: 1878
Surname Forename(s) Surname Forename(s) Church / Register Office Registers At Reference
STIRZAKER Thomas GEMESON Anne Lancaster, St Thomas Preston CE13/1/371

both age 21

Thomas = fireman, father Robert occ miller
Ann = cotton weaver (of Skerton) , father Thomas occ mason
Ann signed record as Gameson so probably the correct spelling

Thomas's sister Mary married the same day

lancashireAnn

lancashireAnn Report 10 Nov 2012 15:00

the various spellins of Ann's re-marriage to Robert Caton

CATON Robert GEMSON Ann Lancaster Register Office or Registrar Attended Preston LANC/14/99
CATON Robert JEMISON Ann Lancaster Register Office or Registrar Attended Preston LANC/14/99
CATON Robert STIRZAKER Ann Lancaster Register Office or Registrar Attended Preston LANC/14/99
GEMSON Ann CATON Robert Lancaster Register Office or Registrar Attended Preston LANC/14/99
JEMISON Ann CATON Robert Lancaster Register Office or Registrar Attended Preston LANC/14/99
STIRZAKER Ann CATON Robert Lancaster Register Office or Registrar Attended Preston LANC/14/99


lancashirebmd.org.uk is a very useful free site for Lancaster

Elaine

Elaine Report 10 Nov 2012 21:37

Hi Ann
hello lovely to see you around again, thanks for finding that out for me for finding her parents marriage ,much appreciated, so now i search for dates of her parents and hopefully more siblings as well ... brill another bit to my link
many thanks again everyone
elaine :-D

lancashireAnn

lancashireAnn Report 10 Nov 2012 23:50

Hi Elaine (didn't realise who you were)

I assume you still have access to ancestry

the Lancaster St Thomas parish register images for marriages on on there. That is where I got the info from for Thomas & Ann's marriage

so you may be able to find more without having to buy the certificates

Elaine

Elaine Report 11 Nov 2012 00:36

Hi Ann
yer i am oh right i take a look at that didnt realise
thanks
elaine