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Beatrice Barnes

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Choccy Report 7 Dec 2012 21:31

You're welcome :-)


Lesley Report 7 Dec 2012 21:25

Thank you so much. It links in with other bits of info I have. Wish people wouldn't change the spellings of their surnames !!!!

Thanks again



Choccy Report 7 Dec 2012 21:12


RG number: HO107
Piece: 1709
Folio: 181
Page: 13
Reg. District: Hitchin
Sub District: Baldock
Parish: Weston
Enum. District: 10C
Ecclesiastical District:
City/Municipal Borough:
Address: Village, Weston
County: Hertfordshire

BARNS, Benjamin Head Married M 26 1825 Ag Lab
Weston, Hertfordshire
BARNS, Mary Wife Married F 27 1824
Weston, Hertfordshire
>>>>>BARNS, William Son M 5 1846 Straw Platter
Weston, Hertfordshire
BARNS, Charles Son M 2 1849
Weston, Hertfordshire


Choccy Report 7 Dec 2012 21:05


England & Wales Christening Records, 1530-1906

Name: William Gutteridge Baines
Gender: Male
Christening Date: 4 Jan 1846
Christening Place: Weston, Hertfordshire, England
Father's Name: Benjamin Baines
Mother's Name: Mary

Source Citation: Place: Weston, Hertfordshire, England; ; Date Range: 1748 - 1906; Film Number: 991358.


Choccy Report 7 Dec 2012 20:59


RG number: RG10
Piece: 2131
Folio: 73
Page: 59
Reg. District: Stoke Damerel
Sub District: Clowance
Parish: Stoke Damerel
Enum. District: 5
Ecclesiastical District:
City/Municipal Borough: Devonport
Address: Pembroke Street, Stoke Damerel, Devonport
County: Devonshire

BARNS, William G Head M 24 1847 Hertfordshire (Soldier)
BARNS, Matilda Wife F 25 1846 Not Known
BARNS, Jesse Son M 5 1866 Hertfordshire
BARNS, Mary Louisa Daughter F 2 1869 Hertfordshire


Choccy Report 7 Dec 2012 20:53

Deaths Sep 1887 (>99%)

Barnes Matilda 43 St. Alban's 3a 295


Choccy Report 7 Dec 2012 20:52

looks like Sarah Smith on 1881 census was born before marriage

Marriages Sep 1865 (>99%)

>>>>>Barnes William Gutheridge Hitchin 3a 399
MOULDEN Joseph Hitchin 3a 399
>>>>>Smith Matilda Hitchin 3a 399
Starr Mary Hitchin 3a 399


Choccy Report 7 Dec 2012 20:49

possibly same family -


RG number: RG11
Piece: 1432
Folio: 11
Page: 16
Reg. District: St Albans
Sub District: St Albans
Parish: St Albans St Peter
Enum. District:
Ecclesiastical District:
City/Municipal Borough:
Address: L Colney, St Albans St Peter
County: Hertfordshire

BARNES, William Head Married M 36 1845 Ag Lab
Weston, Hertfordshire
BARNES, Matilda Wife Married F 38 1843
Weston, Hertfordshire
SMITH, Sarah A Daughter Single F 17 1864 Domestic Serv
Weston, Hertfordshire
BARNES, Tom Son Single M 15 1866 Ag Lab
N K, Hertfordshire
BARNES, Mary L Daughter Single F 13 1868 Sch
Weston, Hertfordshire
BARNES, John Son Single M 9 1872 Sch
Plymouth, Devon
BARNES, Martha M Daughter Single F 0 1881
London Colney, Hertfordshire
BARNES, Isiah Son Single M 5 1876
Athlone, Ireland


Choccy Report 7 Dec 2012 20:45


RG number: RG12
Piece: 1115
Folio: 136
Page: 3
Reg. District: St Albans
Sub District: St Albans
Parish: St Peter
Enum. District: 6
Ecclesiastical District: St Peter
City/Municipal Borough: St Albans
Address: London Colney, St Peter, London Colney, St Albans
County: Hertfordshire

BARNES, Will Head Widower M 45 1846 Agric Labourer
Weston, Hertfordshire
BARNES, Joshua Son M 14 1877 Agric Labourer
London Colney, Shenley
BARNES, Matilda Daughter F 11 1880 Scholar
London Colney, Shenley
>>>>BARNES, Beatrice Daughter F 7 1884 Scholar
London Colney, Shenley


Lesley Report 7 Dec 2012 20:42

Could anyone help me find the parents of Beatrice Barnes please? I believe Beatrice was born in London Colney Hertfordshire approx 1882 and was married to Frederick Toms but I have come to a blank regarding her parents and grandparents.
Hope you can help. Thanks