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Linda

Linda Report 18 Dec 2012 23:12

looking for my great great grandads family.
i know he lived in washington co durham

he married margaret and they had ? 5 children
mildred, stanley,albert,ruth and one more.

i know he had a brother richard graham 1885 who married alice
i cannot go any further back as my grandma ruth did not talk about any family
i am stuck please help

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 18 Dec 2012 23:16

Hello Linda, have you looked for births and marriages on FreeBMD? http://www.freebmd.org.uk

You may need to order some certificates to get further back with any accuracy.

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 18 Dec 2012 23:18

This 1911 looks likely, were you aware of the middle names?

GRAHAM, Hugh Thomas Head Married M 30 1881 Coal Miner Hewer Callington Cornwall
GRAHAM, Margaret Isabella Wife Married8 years F 29 1882 Hebburn Co Durham
GRAHAM, Mildred Isabella Daughter F 6 1905 Parish of Usworth Durham
GRAHAM, Stanley Patterson Son M 4 1907 Parish of Usworth Durham
GRAHAM, Albert Thomas Son M 2 1909 Parish of Usworth Durham

RG number: RG14 Piece: 30133
Reference: RG14PN30133 RG78PN1739 RD554 SD2 ED16 SN485
Registration District: Chester Le Street
Sub District: Harraton
Enumeration District: 16
Parish: Usworth

Address: Blue House Washington County: Durham

Four children born, one had died.

Catherine

Catherine Report 18 Dec 2012 23:18

1911 England Census about Hugh Thomas Graham
Name: Hugh Thomas Graham
Age in 1911: 30
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1881
Relation to Head: Head
Gender: Male
Birth Place: Callington, Cornwall, England
Civil parish: Usworth
County/Island: Durham
Country: England
Street Address: Blue House New Washington Co Durham
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Coal Miner
Registration district: Chester le Street
Registration District Number: 554
Sub-registration district: Harraton
ED, institution, or vessel: 16
Piece: 30133
Household Members:
Name Age
Hugh Thomas Graham 30
Margaret Isabella Graham 29
Mildred Isabella Graham 6
Stanley Patterson Graham 4
Albert Thomas Graham 2

Catherine

Catherine Report 18 Dec 2012 23:19

1881 England Census about Hugh Thomas Grayham
Name: Hugh Thomas Grayham
Age: 1
Estimated Birth Year: 1880
Relation: Son
Father's Name: Hugh Grayham
Mother's Name: Jane Ann Grayham
Gender: Male
Where born: Cornwall, England
Civil parish: Stoke Climsland
County/Island: Cornwall
Country: England
Street Address: Helland Cottage

Registration district: Launceston
Sub-registration district: North Hill
ED, institution, or vessel: 6
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 2278
Folio: 71
Page Number: 16
Household Members:
Name Age
Hugh Grayham 25
Jane Ann Grayham 24
Mary Jane Grayham 5 - born: Cornwall
Hugh Thomas Grayham 1
....................................................................


1891 England Census about Hugh T Graham
Name: Hugh T Graham
Age: 10
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1881
Gender: Male
Where born: Railway Cottage Stockdimsland
Civil parish: Great Usworth
Ecclesiastical parish: Holy Trinity Usworth
Town: Waggon Row
County/Island: Durham
Country: England
Street Address:

Occupation:

Registration district: Chester Le Street
Sub-registration district: Harraton
ED, institution, or vessel: 13
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 4124
Folio: 147
Page Number: 59
Household Members:
Name Age
John Robinson 35
Jane A Robinson 34
Hugh T Graham 10
Richard Graham 6
John Robinson 1

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 18 Dec 2012 23:21

Looks like his marriage:

England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915
Name: Hugh Thomas Graham
Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1902
Registration district: Chester le Street
Inferred County: Durham
Volume Number: 10a
Page Number: 859

On the same page is Margaret Isabella Patterson

GlitterBaby

GlitterBaby Report 18 Dec 2012 23:22

1901 poss

Name: Thomas Graham
Age: 20
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1881
Relation: Stepson
Mother's Name: Jane Robinson
Gender: Male
Where born: Stoke Climsland, Cornwall, England

Civil parish: Usworth
Ecclesiastical parish: Usworth Holy Trinity
Town: Washington
County/Island: Durham
Country: England

Street Address:

Occupation:

Condition as to marriage:

Education:

Employment status: View image

Registration district: Chester Le Street
Sub-registration district: Harraton
ED, institution, or vessel: 16
Neighbors: View others on page
Household schedule number: 225
Piece: 4704
Folio: 54
Page Number: 44
Household Members: Name Age
John Robinson 46 - Scotland
Jane Robinson 45 - St Germans, Devon
Thomas Graham 20
Richard Graham 16
John Robinson 11

Class: RG13; Piece: 4704; Folio: 54; Page: 44.

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 18 Dec 2012 23:25

Seems a bit odd that on this 1911 Richard was born Usworth and his wife Calstock (near where Hugh was from)

GRAHAM, Richard Head Married M 26 1885 Coal Miner Stoneman Durham Usworth
GRAHAM, Alice Wife Married1 years F 23 1888 Cornwall Calstock

RG number: RG14 Piece: 30133
Reference: RG14PN30133 RG78PN1739 RD554 SD2 ED16 SN211
Registration District: Chester Le Street
Sub District: Harraton
Enumeration District: 16
Parish: Usworth

Address: 1 Claremont Terrace Springwell Near Gateshead County: Durham

Catherine

Catherine Report 18 Dec 2012 23:33

1901 England Census about Jane Robinson
Name: Jane Robinson
Age: 45
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1856
Relation: Wife
Spouse's Name: John Robinson
Gender: Female
Where born: St Germans, Devon, England
Civil parish: Usworth
Ecclesiastical parish: Usworth Holy Trinity
Town: Washington
County/Island: Durham
Country: England
Street Address: 21 Wagonmans Row
Registration district: Chester Le Street
Sub-registration district: Harraton
ED, institution, or vessel: 16
Neighbors: View others on page
Household schedule number: 225
Piece: 4704
Folio: 54
Page Number: 44
Household Members:
Name Age
John Robinson 46 - Coal Horsekeeper
Jane Robinson 45
Thomas Graham 20 - Stepson born: Stoke Climsland, Cornwall
Richard Graham 16 - Stepson born: Usworth, Durham
John Robinson 11 - Son born: Usworth, Durham

Catherine

Catherine Report 18 Dec 2012 23:38

This looks as though it could be father Hugh's death:-

Deaths Mar 1886 (>99%)
GRAHAM Hugh 30 Chester le S. 10a 297
................................................

Thought this may be Jane's second marriage, but husband is James and not John?

Marriages Dec 1887 (>99%)
BURTON Sarah Frances Stockton 10a 79
CUTHBERT John Stockton 10a 79
Graham Jane Ann Stockton 10a 79
ROBINSON James Stockton 10a 79

Catherine

Catherine Report 18 Dec 2012 23:41

England & Wales, Death Index, 1916-2006 about Jane A Robinson
Name: Jane A Robinson
Birth Date: abt 1856
Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1929
Age at Death: 73
Registration district: Chester le Street
Inferred County: Durham
Volume: 10a
Page: 580

Catherine

Catherine Report 18 Dec 2012 23:47

Looks as though Hugh and Jane may not have married until1885?


Marriages Dec 1885 (>99%)
Dunderdale Isabella Chester Le Street 10a 632
GRAHAM Hugh Chester Le Street 10a 632
MYTTON Jane Ann Chester le S. 10a 632
WEBB William Taylor Chester le S 10a 632

Linda

Linda Report 19 Dec 2012 09:25

can anyone find the farther of hugh 1881 ,
he seems to have passed away aroung 1885/6, what happend to him, who was he when was he born who were his family :-)

Catherine

Catherine Report 19 Dec 2012 11:55

Linda,
I have already posted a possible death for father Hugh (see 23:38 posting)

Deaths Mar 1886 (>99%)
GRAHAM Hugh 30 Chester le S. 10a 297

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Also 1881 census shows he was born in 1856, Durham:-

Name: Hugh Grayham
Age: 25
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1856
Relation: Head
Spouse's Name: Jane Ann Grayham
Gender: Male
Where born: Durham, England

Catherine

Catherine Report 19 Dec 2012 12:11

This could be him in 1871:-

1871 England Census about Hugh Graham
Name: Hugh Graham
Age: 15
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1856
Relation: Son
Father's Name: Robertg Graham
Mother's Name: Margaret Graham
Gender: Male
Where born: Birtley, Durham, England
Addrerss; Mount Pleasant
Civil parish: Birtley
Ecclesiastical parish: Birtley
Town: Birtley
County/Island: Durham
Country: England
Registration district: Chester Le Street
Sub-registration district: Harraton
ED, institution, or vessel: 6
Household schedule number: 54
Piece: 4993
Folio: 8
Page Number: 9
Household Members:
Name Age
Robertg Graham 45 - 1826, Durham (Iron Moulder)
Margaret Graham 38 - 1833, Gateshead
Robert Graham 24
Frank Graham 20
Thomas Graham 16
Hugh Graham 15
Mary Graham 13
Jane Graham 11
George Graham 9
Andrew Graham 6
Ann Graham 4
Henry Graham 2

..............but, to be absolutely sure you will have to buy a copy of his marriage certificate to see name of father and his occupation to see if it fits with this census.

Catherine

Catherine Report 19 Dec 2012 12:14

Same family in 1861:-

1861 England Census about Hugh Graham
Name: Hugh Graham
Age: 5
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1856
Relation: Son
Father's Name: Robert Graham
Mother's Name: Margaret Graham
Gender: Male
Where born: Chester-le-Street, Durham, England
Civil parish: Birtley
County/Island: Durham
Country: England
Street Address:

Registration district: Chester Le Street
Sub-registration district: Harraton
ED, institution, or vessel: 5
Neighbors: View others on page
Household schedule number: 130
Piece: 3762
Folio: 71
Page Number: 27
Household Members:
Name Age
Robert Graham 36 - Iron Moulder
Margaret Graham 29
Robert Graham 14
Frank Graham 11
Thomas Graham 6
Hugh Graham 5
Mary Graham 3
Jane Graham 1

Catherine

Catherine Report 19 Dec 2012 12:21

and 1851:-

1851 England Census about Robert Graham
Name: Robert Graham
Age: 25
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1826
Relation: Head
Spouse's Name: Hannah Graham
Gender: M (Male)
Where born: Durham, England
Civil parish: Framwellgate
Town: Durham
County/Island: Durham
Country: England
Street Address: Framwellgate

Occupation: Iron Moulder

Registration district: Durham(Street Indexed)
Sub-registration district: St Oswald
ED, institution, or vessel: 10a
Neighbors: View others on page
Household schedule number: 132
Piece: 2390
Folio: 199
Page Number: 32
Household Members:
Name Age
Robert Graham 25
Hannah Graham 26 - County Durham
Robert Graham 4
George B Graham 2
William F Graham 1
.......................................................................................................

Death of Hannah?

Deaths Jun 1852 (>99%)
Graham Hannah Durham 10a 101
...................................................................................................

Possible remarriage?

Marriages Sep 1852 (>99%)
CARR Alice Durham 10a 198
xxxx Graham Robert Durham 10a 198
xxxx Patterson Margaret Durham 10a 198
Stubbs Robert Clark Durham 10a 198

Catherine

Catherine Report 19 Dec 2012 12:22

First marriage ?:-

Marriages Mar 1846 (>99%)
xxxx Bainbridge Hannah Durham & c 24 59
xxxx Graham Robert Durham & c 24 59
Greenwell Jane Durham & c 24 59
Heaviside Robert Durham & c 24 59
Marshall Charlotte Durham 24 59
Nailor Ann Durham 24 59
Thirlwell Joseph Durham &c 24 59
Wharton John Durham 24 59

...................................................................................
Birth of son George from 1851 cenus:-

England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915 about George Bainbridge Graham
Name: George Bainbridge Graham
Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1848
Registration district: Durham
Inferred County: Durham
Volume: 24
Page: 111

..........would seem to confirm Bainbridge connection!

Catherine

Catherine Report 19 Dec 2012 12:54

Just in case it is correct family, here they are in the other census records:-

1881 England Census about Robert Graham
Name: Robert Graham
Age: 56
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1825
Relation: Head
Spouse's Name: Margaret Graham
Gender: Male
Where born: Durham City, Durham, England
Civil parish: Washington
County/Island: Durham
Country: England
Street Address: Shaftoe Terrace
Condition as to marriage: Married

Occupation: Coal Miner
Registration district: Chester Le Street
Sub-registration district: Harraton
ED, institution, or vessel: 10
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 4983
Folio: 106
Page Number: 30
Household Members:
Name Age
Robert Graham 56
Margaret Graham 48 born: Durham City, Durham
Frank Graham 30
Margaret Graham 23
George Graham 19
Andrew Graham 16
Annie Graham 14
Henry Graham 12
Shield Mc Lane 28
........................................................................

Death of Robert:-

Deaths Mar 1890 (>99%)
Graham Robert Thomas 64 Chester le S. 10a 332
..........................................................................................................

Margaret living with son Robert:-

1891 England Census about Margaret Graham
Name: Margaret Graham
Age: 59
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1832
Relation: Mother
Gender: Female
Where born: Low Fell, Durham, England
Civil parish: Birtley
Ecclesiastical parish: St John The Evangelist
Town: Birtley
County/Island: Durham
Country: England
Street Address:

Occupation: Living on own means

Condition as to marriage: Widow

Registration district: Chester Le Street
Sub-registration district: Harraton
ED, institution, or vessel: 6
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 4123
Folio: 133
Page Number: 43
Household Members:
Name Age
Robert Graham 45
Mary J Graham 19
Agnes M W Graham 4
Margaret Graham 59
...................................................................................

1901 England Census about Margaret Graham
Name: Margaret Graham
Age: 69
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1832
Relation: Mother-in-law
Gender: Female
Where born: Sheriff Hill, Durham, England
Civil parish: Usworth
Ecclesiastical parish: Usworth Holy Trinity
Town: Washington
County/Island: Durham
Country: England
Street Address: 25 New Row

Condition as to marriage: Widow

Registration district: Chester Le Street
Sub-registration district: Harraton
ED, institution, or vessel: 16
Neighbors: View others on page
Household schedule number: 129
Piece: 4704
Folio: 43
Page Number: 21
Household Members:
Name Age
John Abbott 42
Mary Abbott 43
Margaret Graham 69
.............................................................

Death of Margaret?

England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index, 1837-1915 about Margaret Graham
Name: Margaret Graham
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1832
Date of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec 1903
Age at Death: 71
Registration district: Chester le Street
Inferred County: Durham
Volume: 10a
Page: 372

Linda

Linda Report 19 Dec 2012 17:41

thankx for all the help x :-D