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K Report 26 Jan 2013 17:31

I think this is Mary Ann - there is a marriage to Albert Vernon in 1903

Name: Mary Ann Vernon
Age in 1911: 29
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1882
Relation to Head: Boarder
Gender: Female
Birth Place: Sheffield, Yorkshire, England
Civil parish: Ecclesall
County/Island: Yorkshire-West Riding
Country: England
Street Address: 25 Ct 4 H Hodgson St Sheffield
Marital Status: Married
Registration district: Ecclesall Bierlow
Registration District Number: 509
Sub-registration district: Broomhall
ED, institution, or vessel: 8
Piece: 27838
Household Members:
Name Age
Alfred Brown 26
Sarah Brown 26
John Brown 3
William Brown
Mary Ann Vernon 29
Albert Vernon 6/12


MarieCeleste Report 26 Jan 2013 17:20

U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918

Name: Harry Beighton
County: New Haven
State: Connecticut
Birth Date: 29 Dec 1882
Race: White
Draft Board: 7
Age: 35
Occupation: Machinist
Nearest Relative: wife Edith
Height/Build: medium/medium
Colour of Eyes/Hair: Blue/Brown

Lived 207 Peck Ave, west xxxxx, Conn

U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942

Name: Harry Beighton
Birth Date: 30 Dec 1882
Birth Place: Sheffield, England
Residence: Providence, Rhode Island
Race: White

Lived 51 Alger Avenue, Prov, RI with wife Edith.


MarieCeleste Report 26 Jan 2013 17:13

New York, State Census, 1925

Name: Harry Beighton
Birth Date: abt 1884
Birth Place: England
Age: 41
Gender: Male
Residence Place: Niagara Falls Ward 10, Niagara
Relationship: Head
Colour or Race: White
Number of Years in US: 14
Assembly District: 02
House Number: 1923
Line Number: 20
Page Number: 1

Household Members:
Name Age
Harry Beighton 41 - silver stamper
Edith Beighton 37
Agnes Beighton 17 - office clerk
Eric Beighton 13
Dorothy Beighton 08

Street address: 1923 Seventh Street.


MarieCeleste Report 26 Jan 2013 17:06

Thought I might as well post what I find on Harry:

1930 United States Federal Census

Name: Harry Beighton
Gender: Male
Birth Year: abt 1883
Birthplace: England
Race: White
Home in 1930: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island

Marital Status: Married
Immigration Year: 1911
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's Name: Edith Beighton
Father's Birthplace: England
Mother's Birthplace: England
Occupation: Stamper (Silversmith)
Military Service:
Rent/home value: Rented $29 per month
Age at first marriage: 23
Parents' birthplace: England

Household Members:
Name Age
Harry Beighton 47
Edith Beighton 43
Eric Beighton 18 Chauffeur (automobile) born England
Dorothy M Beighton 12 born Connecticut

They owned a radio set.

Lived at 38 Redwing street.


MarieCeleste Report 26 Jan 2013 17:01

Hello Moira, just in case I'm missing something here, if you haven't got the marriage certificate from 1897 how do you know Emma married Maurice Simpson?


Moira Report 26 Jan 2013 16:57

sorry will have to leave now I will look back later this evening
Thank you all for your help, I look forward to your findings.

Mike *

Mike * Report 26 Jan 2013 16:53


Maurice Simpson
Age: 14
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1867
Relation: Son
Father's Name: John Simpson
Mother's Name: Sarah Simpson
Gender: Male
Where born: Sheffield, Yorkshire, England

Civil parish: Ecclesall Bierlow
County/Island: Yorkshire
Country: England

Street Address: 57 Asline Rd
Employment status: View image
Occupation: Table Knife Cutler

Registration district: Ecclesall Bierlow
Sub-registration district: Ecclesall Bierlow

John Simpson 37
Sarah Simpson 39
Maurice Simpson 14
Joseph Simpson 13
John C. Simpson 9
Mary C. Simpson 6
Caroline Hessey 61

If this is him he was a lot younger than Emma


K Report 26 Jan 2013 16:52

There is a possible marriage of Harry to an Edith Bown so this could be this wife in 1911


BARNES, Bernard Head Married M 26 1885 Bricklayer Labourer Yorkshire Sheffield VIEW
BARNES, Claribel Wife Married3 years F 27 1884 Yorkshire Doncaster VIEW
BARNES, Edith Daughter F 0 (2 MONTHS) 1911 Yorkshire Sheffield VIEW
BEIGHTON, Edith Sister In Law Married4 years F 24 1887 Yorkshire Doncaster VIEW
BEIGHTON, Agnes Niece F 2 1909 Yorkshire Sheffield VIEW
BOWN, Agnes Sister In Law Single F 21 1890 Warehouse Woman Yorkshire Doncaster VIEW

RG number: RG14

Piece: 27837

Reference: RG14PN27837 RG78PN1593 RD509 SD7 ED7 SN29

Registration District: Ecclesall Bierlow

Sub District: Broomhall

Enumeration District: 7

Parish: Ecclesall

Address: 191a Broomhall St Sheffield

County: Yorkshire (West riding)

Mike *

Mike * Report 26 Jan 2013 16:50

Maybe ??


Maurice Simpson 24 - table knife ...cutter - sheffield
Adelaide Simpson 22

Deaths Sep 1892
Simpson Adelaide - 24 - Sheffield 9c 309


Moira Report 26 Jan 2013 16:46

I wondered if the one that left in 1901 was Maurice
I found a M Simpson who left for Portland in Origan 1901 but ruled it out as non of the other family could be found then

Mike *

Mike * Report 26 Jan 2013 16:42

Son Harry left UK but where was Maurice ?


Moira Report 26 Jan 2013 16:40

Thank you K we did wonder if they had gone overseas


K Report 26 Jan 2013 16:36

??? His wife is listed as next of kin - address 93 Broomhall St Sheffield - He was a silversmith

Name: Harry Beighton
Arrival Date: 26 Mar 1911
Birth Date: abt 1883
Birth Location: England
Birth Location Other: sheffield
Age: 28
Gender: Male
Ethnicity/ Nationality: English
Port of Departure: Liverpool, England
Port of Arrival: New York, New York
Ship Name: Campania


Moira Report 26 Jan 2013 16:33

sorry I have not looked into that side as yet. It is Emma that is related to us.

Mike *

Mike * Report 26 Jan 2013 16:31

How old was Maurice when he married ?
Who was his father ?


Moira Report 26 Jan 2013 16:24

I have a James Beighton b1855 Sheffield married to Emma Wolstenholm b,1855 Sheffield. " children Mary Ann b.1881 Sheffield and Harry b,1883 Sheffield. James died in 1895 and Emma re-married 1897 in Sheffield to Maurice Simpson.
Emma and children are on the 1901 census still as married but no sign of Maurice.
I cannot find anything on the family after this 1901 census