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Just a thought...if any could help

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Elaine Report 14 Nov 2012 18:30

One of your nice people found a Joseph Thomas McCartney brn feb 14th 1888..bapt 26 may 1888 abode 34 bridge lane lancaster father micheal & mother margaret,,, ive tried to have a look for this one to see if they had any other siblings if so i might find the answer to my sarah...if any one could help i be grateful many thanks


Margee Report 14 Nov 2012 18:35

He's the only one with those parents on BVRI:

MCCARTNEY, Joseph Thomas Christening
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 14 Feb 1888
Christening Date: 20 May 1888 Recorded in: Lancaster, Lancashire, England
Collection: St Mary
Father: Michael MCCARTNEY
Mother: Margaret
Source: FHL Film 1526200 Dates: 1837 - 1894


WayneTracey Report 14 Nov 2012 18:46

Google 'Lancs OPC'

Baptisms: 26 May 1888 St Mary, Lancaster, Lancashire, England
Joseph Thomas McCartney - Child of Michael McCartney & Margaret
Born: 14 Feb
Abode: 34 Bridge Lane
Occupation: Labourer
Baptised by: J. J. Lewis
Register: Baptisms 1882 - 1893, Page 171, Entry 1361
Source: LDS Film 1526200

T x



Elaine Report 14 Nov 2012 18:53

thanks girls can they be found on any census?...have they no other children


Margee Report 14 Nov 2012 18:57

Can't find them on any census nor can I find Michael & Margaret's marriage.


K Report 14 Nov 2012 18:58

There is a tree on Ancestry that also lists them of having a daughter Kate b 1882 in County Down and two older siblings James 1864 and Thomas1865


WayneTracey Report 14 Nov 2012 18:58

I can't find anything else at the min.... i'll keep looking

T x



K Report 14 Nov 2012 19:06

There is this family in 1901 but Thomas is listed as a grandson and is rather too young


Name: Thomas McCartney
Age: 10
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1891
Relation: Grandson
Gender: Male
Where born: Manchester, Lancashire, England

Civil parish: South Manchester
Ecclesiastical parish: Rushulme Holy Trinity
County/Island: Lancashire
Country: England

Street Address:


Condition as to marriage:


Employment status:

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Registration district: Chorlton
Sub-registration district: Ardwick
ED, institution, or vessel: 64
Neighbors: View others on page
Household schedule number: 291
Piece: 3683
Folio: 28
Page Number: 47
Household Members:
Name Age
Michael McCartney 56 b Ireland
Margaret McCartney 52 b Ireland
James McCartney 37 Brother of Micheal
Thomas McCartney 10


WayneTracey Report 14 Nov 2012 19:10

Well, here's a new bit of info.

34 Bridge Lane, Lancaster is the Carpenters Arms according to the 1891 census.

T x



Elaine Report 14 Nov 2012 19:17

ok....thanks everyone for looking,,bit mind blowing :-(...there must be out there somewhere , but many thanks again for looking
elaine <3 :-D


Elaine Report 14 Nov 2012 19:19

i didnt no that tracey thanks :-)


Elaine Report 14 Nov 2012 19:22

so by the look of it my sarah who was born 1888 lancaster lived on bridge lane, few doors from micheal wa wondering if they where related , has i cant find her parents boo hooo .... she dosent want to be found :-(


K Report 14 Nov 2012 19:50

Does her marriage cert list her father?


MarieCeleste Report 14 Nov 2012 20:07

Connected thread with Joseph Thomas:


Elaine Report 14 Nov 2012 20:14

hi k
no unfortunately it dosent ...this is where i come stuck...
@ marieceleste thank you


Elaine Report 14 Nov 2012 20:18

hi marie
its my thread you gave me ;-)


SylviaInCanada Report 14 Nov 2012 20:50


MC posted that as a link to show that you had another thread on the family ........

........ so that helpers could look at and see what had already been found, so they do not waste time duplicating work that has already been done.



Elaine Report 14 Nov 2012 21:49

ok sylvia
thamk you