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Gins Report 17 Jan 2013 18:23

1930 United States Federal Census
about Robert E W Besant
Name: Robert E W Besant
Gender: Male
Birth Year: abt 1870
Birthplace: England
Race: White
Home in 1930: Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California
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Marital Status: Married
Immigration Year: 1888
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's Name: Nettie L Besant
Father's Birthplace: England
Mother's Birthplace: England


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Household Members: Name Age
Robert E W Besant 60
Nettie L Besant 70

Mike *

Mike * Report 17 Jan 2013 18:22

is this him ?

R Besant
Gender: Male
Age: 22
Birth Date: abt 1869
Departure Date: 4 Feb 1891
Port of Departure: Liverpool, England
Destination Port: New York, USA
Ship Name: City of New York
Search Ship Database: Search the 'City of New York' in the 'Passenger Ships and Images' database
Master: Fredk Watkins


Gins Report 17 Jan 2013 18:22

U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 (Beta)
about Robt E W Besant
Name: Robt E W Besant
Residence Year: 1916
Street Address: 109 E 6let
Residence Place: Los Angeles, California
Publication Title: Los Angeles, California, City Directory, 1916

Nicola S

Nicola S Report 17 Jan 2013 18:18

Please help with the US records for this ancestor, if you can.

I have his BC and also the 1871 and 1881 census.

Then he emigrated to the States and I can see these records on ancestry uk but I cannot access them:-

Robt E W Besant

U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 (Beta)

Robert Besant

California, Death Index, 1940-1997

Robert E W Besant

1920 United States Federal Census

Robert E W Besant

1930 United States Federal Census

We believe that he married a 'Nellie' but can't get any further with that, and perhaps children too? And I think that there should be some ship's passenger lists with him on them, too.

I would be very, very grateful for all help you can give on this one.

Thank you.