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Marriage for the 1901 and 1911

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Peter

Peter Report 28 Dec 2012 19:19

Hi there,

Could you please look up the following Margaret Swales in the 1901 and the 1911?

Thank you

Surname First name(s) Age District Vol Page
Marriages Sep 1894 (>99%)
Chapman Polly Darlington 10a 49 Scan available - click to view
Clark James William Darlington 10a 49 Scan available - click to view
MCLEAN Richard Cottam Darlington 10a 49 Scan available - click to view
Swales Margaret Darlington 10a 49 Scan available - click to view

Margee

Margee Report 28 Dec 2012 19:29

Do you know which gentleman she married? Her year and place of birth?

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 28 Dec 2012 19:34

Peter - your Swales seem to be spreading!

Peter

Peter Report 28 Dec 2012 19:44

I know MarieCeleste.

I sadly don't know who she married but I SUSPECT she was born 1875 in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire.

Thank you,

Peter

K

K Report 28 Dec 2012 19:53

In 1911 a Richard Mclean was listed as a visitor and widower with the Swale family - Was this Margaret's family?

Name: Richard McLean
Age in 1911: 38
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1873
Relation to Head: Visitor
Gender: Male
Birth Place: Guisbro, Yorkshire, England
Civil parish: Guisborough
County/Island: Yorkshire-North Riding
Country: England
Street Address: 3 South St Guisbro
Marital Status: Widowed
Occupation: Hawker
Registration district: Guisborough
Registration District Number: 534
Sub-registration district: Guisborough
ED, institution, or vessel: 1
Piece: 29190
Household Members:
Name Age
Richard Swales 62
Elizabeth Swales 59
Richard McLean 38
Richard Swales 21
Isabella Swales 15
Richard Swales 11
Hannibal Swales 9
Elizabeth Swales 7

Peter

Peter Report 28 Dec 2012 20:00

Yes, I have seen this 1911 before - Richard Swales shown here was an uncle of Margaret, but also his son, John, married an Eliza Jane McClean, born c. 1880.

Hmmmmmm.

I'll have a look for a death for Margaret.

Thank you.

Peter

Peter Report 28 Dec 2012 20:05

No I can't see a probable death for a Margaret McClean ... any other ideas?

Peter

Peter Report 28 Dec 2012 20:12

Is there no sign on the 1901?

JerryH

JerryH Report 28 Dec 2012 20:35

Could this be relevant?

Deaths Dec 1901 (>99%)
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McLean Margaret Ann 27 Northallerton 9d 438

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Peter

Peter Report 28 Dec 2012 21:28

Thank you Jeremy - I really don't know but thanks for pointing that out. Hmmmm, can we spot the family on the 1901 as that would help tremendously.

Peter

GlitterBaby

GlitterBaby Report 28 Dec 2012 21:29

1901 ??

Name: Margaret Mc Lean
Age: 25
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1876
Relation: Head
Gender: Female
Where born: Middlesborough, Yorkshire, England

Civil parish: West Hartlepool
Ecclesiastical parish: Hartlepool St Aidan
County/Island: Durham
Country: England

Street Address:

Occupation: lodging house keeper

Condition as to marriage: married

Education:

Employment status: View image

Registration district: Hartlepool
Sub-registration district: Hartlepool
ED, institution, or vessel: 69
Neighbors: View others on page
Household schedule number: 290
Piece: 4642
Folio: 153
Page Number: 53
Household Members: Name Age
Margaret Mc Lean 25
Mary Ann Mc Lean 8 - Darlington
Eliza Mc Lean 6 - Guisbro
Emily Mc Lean 1 - Hartlepool
E Smith 32
R Smith 41
M Smith 15
E Dawson 14

Class: RG13; Piece: 4642; Folio: 153; Page: 53.

Smith and Dawson are boarders

Peter

Peter Report 28 Dec 2012 21:40

Well that matches the birth places and year I suggested. Hmmmmmm, I think this might be pieces together. But the death is a long way from home - still, these people moved a lot.

What do you think?

GlitterBaby

GlitterBaby Report 28 Dec 2012 21:49

1911 ??
Name: Margaret McLean
Age in 1911: 36
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1875
Relation to Head: Wife
Gender: Female
Birth Place: Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England
Civil parish: West Hartlepool
County/Island: Durham
Country: England
Street Address: 39 Sarah St West Hartlepool
Marital Status: Married
Registration district: Hartlepool
Registration District Number: 545
Sub-registration district: Hartlepool
ED, institution, or vessel: 41
Piece: 29641
Household Members: Name Age
Thomas Richards 37
Margaret McLean 36
Lizzie McLean 16
Emmett McLean 12
Margaret McLean 9
Annie McLean 8


GlitterBaby

GlitterBaby Report 28 Dec 2012 21:52

Could there be two of them


Name: Margaret McLean
Birth Date: abt 1875
Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1918
Age at Death: 43
Registration district: Hartlepool
Inferred County: Durham
Volume: 10a
Page: 136

Peter

Peter Report 28 Dec 2012 21:53

Oh wow - I really don't know - need to see about that marriage certificate really!

GlitterBaby

GlitterBaby Report 28 Dec 2012 21:59

Just been looking at that 1911 census

Thomas Richards is shown on image as single and Head

Margaret shown as married 17 years. 5 children born and 5 still alive

Emmett might be Emma (?) on image

Peter

Peter Report 28 Dec 2012 22:31

Hmmm I really don't know - I'll email the register office.

Thank you

Reggie

Reggie Report 28 Dec 2012 23:08

If you wish to see a marriage cert, you'll have to buy it

Peter

Peter Report 29 Dec 2012 01:24

Thanks Reggie - I'll look into it.

Peter

Peter Report 1 Jan 2013 20:26

Hi everyone, and Happy New Year! Just reviewing this - Glitterbaby, why did you ask in your last post that there may be TWO of them?

Cheers,

Peter