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Emma Robson

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Unknown Report 1 Feb 2013 07:16

Looking for descendants of Emma, born to William Robson and Isabella Patterson abt 1886 in County Durham. I have her on census records up to and incl.1911 and have recently found information on her sister Mary and half brother John Alfred Mason. My grandfather Charles Mason is also her half brother. Hoping someone out there knows of Emma past 1911 incl marriage/descendants if any. Thanks.

Flip

Flip Report 1 Feb 2013 07:35

Is this the 1911 Census you have?

Emma Robson
Age in 1911: 25
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1886
Relation to Head: Step Daughter
Gender: Female
Birth Place: Friars Goose Gates, Durham, England
Civil parish: Heworth
County/Island: Durham
Country: England
Street Address: 22 Havelock Street Felling
Marital Status: Single
Occupation: Shop Girl Drapery
Registration district: Gateshead
Registration District Number: 557
Sub-registration district: Heworth
ED, institution, or vessel: 17
Piece: 30408
Household Members: Name Age
Thomas Gallon 45
Isabel Gallon 45
Emma Robson 25
John Alfred Mason 17

Unknown

Unknown Report 1 Feb 2013 08:00

Yes it is, I have the previous ones as well, but can get no further with her.

Flip

Flip Report 1 Feb 2013 08:10

Do you have the deaths for her mother and stepfather, wondered if she registered either? There's too many Emma Robson's around to be sure of a marriage, without getting certificates - any chance she went to Australia with Charles & family?

Unknown

Unknown Report 1 Feb 2013 09:15

She definitely didnt come to Australia. I have a death for her father (Robson) and stepfather (Mason) and the remarriage of her mother to Gallon. Have no death for her mother, and wondered if she had indeed married again. Already had three marriages! Only in the last week had contact with someone researching Mary Robson, Emma's sister, but she is Mary great-granddaughter and has no info on Emma either. Very frustrating.