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Flip

Flip Report 2 Feb 2013 15:53

Laura Mizen was a witness at Frances's wedding - and I've just found the same family Charles/Eliza Mizen in 1881 with daughter Annie (Ann Marie) - I'll find it again and post the details.

Flip

Flip Report 2 Feb 2013 15:55

Sorry, should have said 1871:

Eliza Mizen
Age: 28
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1843
Relation: Wife
Spouse's Name: Charles Mizen
Gender: Female
Where born: Atworth, Wiltshire, England
Civil parish: Bradford on Avon
Ecclesiastical parish: Atworth and South Wraxall
Town: Atworth
County/Island: Wiltshire
Country: England
Registration district: Bradford On Avon
Sub-registration district: Bradford South Eastern
ED, institution, or vessel: 5
Household schedule number: 111
Piece: 1923
Folio: 72
Page Number: 16
Household Members: Name Age
Charles Mizen 31
Eliza Mizen 28
Sarah Kate Mizen 8
Fredrick George Mizen 5
Ann Maria Mizen 3 <<<<<<
Samuel Mizen 9 Months
Thomas Paulson 12

Mel Fairy Godmother

Mel Fairy Godmother Report 2 Feb 2013 16:02

Flip thats the one I have just been looking at.

It says on her marriage her father was a Chalres Mizen Farm Bailiff. I can only find him as a cowman etc.

Andrew

Andrew Report 2 Feb 2013 16:05

I've got several examples of where fathers occupations have been 'promoted' on marriage certs. eg Ag Lab to Framer. Big jump from Cowman to Bailiff, but I wouldn't rule it out.

Andy

Flip

Flip Report 2 Feb 2013 16:15

Well it certainly sounds better, maybe our ancestors were just as snobbish as we can be! The family does look likely for Annie & Laura.