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robert dixon born 1885

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Kim Annette

Kim Annette Report 2 Feb 2013 22:47

i have hit the delete button thinking i was on the wrong track but wasnt and now cant find him on the census... He married ellen in 1875 and had many children... i just cant seem to locate him prior to his marriage.... he was born Heworth Gateshead durham any help much appreciated.. thanks :-S :-S

brummiejan

brummiejan Report 2 Feb 2013 22:53


Kim, do you know his father's name from the marriage cert?

Possible:

1861 England Census
Name: Robert Dixon
Age: 5
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1856
Relation: Son
Mother's Name: Eleanor Dixon
Gender: Male
Where born: Heworth, Durham, England

Civil parish: Heworth
Ecclesiastical parish: Heworth
County/Island: Durham

Registration district: Gateshead
Sub-registration district: Heworth

Eleanor Dixon 38
George Dixon 10
Robert Dixon 5
John Dixon 2

Jan

Kim Annette

Kim Annette Report 2 Feb 2013 22:56

thats it B.... i think i was having a moment... i think i will delete my delete button... or stop playing on computers late at night... thanks heaps...

Kim Annette

Kim Annette Report 2 Feb 2013 23:03

so.. thomas died between 1858 and 1861... which also explains why i cant locate them after this census.. she must have remarried and given the children new surnames..... and hints and tips team.....

brummiejan

brummiejan Report 2 Feb 2013 23:13

Looks like them, in fact it's definite as Eleanor has correct birthplace:

1871 England Census
Name: Robert Dixon
Age: 15
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1856
Relation: Stepson
Mother's Name: Eleanor Mills
Gender: Male
Where born: Billesley, Durham, England
Civil parish: Walker
Ecclesiastical parish: Walker
Town: Walker
County/Island: Northumberland
Country: England
Registration district: Tynemouth
Sub-registration district: Longbenton

William Mills 59
Eleanor Mills 46 Where born: West Boldon, Durham, England
George Dixon 19
Robert Dixon 15
John Dixon 13

Jan

jansmith

jansmith Report 2 Feb 2013 23:14

??1871

Name:
Robert Dixon

Age:
16

Estimated Birth Year:
abt 1855
Relation:
Son
Mother's Name:
Annie Dixon
Gender:
Male
Where born:
Gateshead, Durham, England
Civil parish:
Hedworth Monkton and Yarrow
Ecclesiastical parish:
St Paul
Town:
Hebburn
County/Island:
Durham
Country:
England
Registration district:
South Shields
Sub-registration district:
South Shields



Name:
William Dixon

Age:
43

Estimated Birth Year:
abt 1828

Relation:
Son

Mother's Name:
Annie Dixon
Gender:
Male
Where born:
Newcastle, Northumberland, England
Civil parish:
Hedworth Monkton and Yarrow


Name:
Annie Dixon

Age:
43

Estimated Birth Year:
abt 1828

Relation:
Head
Gender:
Female
Where born:
Gateshead, Durham, England
Civil parish:
Hedworth Monkton and Yarrow
Ecclesiastical parish:
St Paul
Town:
Hebburn
County/Island:
Durham
Country:
England
Registration district:
South Shields
** not sure how William can be the son age same as mother!!!

Kim Annette

Kim Annette Report 2 Feb 2013 23:16

brummiejan.... you are brilliant.... thank you for your help.... i really do appreciate your assistance... you make it look so easy.... :-D

brummiejan

brummiejan Report 2 Feb 2013 23:22

Yes, brilliant, that's me!! :-D :-D
Seriously, it wasn't too hard - which site are you using?
Jan

brummiejan

brummiejan Report 2 Feb 2013 23:30

This is William, widowed sadly (same occ so def. him)

1881 England Census
Name: William Mills
Age: 69
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1812
Relation: Head
Gender: Male
Where born: North Shields, Northumberland, England

Civil parish: South Shields
County/Island: Durham
Country: England

Street Address: 6 Shottons Bank
Condition as to marriage: Widow

Occupation: Marrner

Registration district: South Shields
Sub-registration district: South Shields


William Mills 69

Kim Annette

Kim Annette Report 2 Feb 2013 23:43

i wander between this one and findmy past... i usually do ok but i think i was havin a brain drain tonight.... thanks again.. i often read other peoples posts and see you on there.... i have even posted myself to help others... its like a big chat room

Kim Annette

Kim Annette Report 3 Feb 2013 21:12

ok team.. can someone help me with this one... i have the family on the 1901 census but i cant get them 1891 census..... and they have had two children by then george in 1882 and robert in 1885

jansmith

jansmith Report 3 Feb 2013 22:08

can you post 1901 info please

Kim Annette

Kim Annette Report 3 Feb 2013 22:11

jan i have no idea how to do that... i see it done on here all the time with very clever people but i dont know how to do it
:-(

jansmith

jansmith Report 3 Feb 2013 22:43

have copied this info if it helps!!
Take your mouse, and place your cursor at the beginning of the text in the box below, then click and hold the left mouse button, while pulling your mouse over the text. This should highlight the text. Now release the left mouse button. Now, with the cursor over the highlighted text, right click the mouse for options, and select 'copy'. Now over the empty box below, right click your mouse again, and select 'paste' and you will have copied and pasted the text

jansmith

jansmith Report 3 Feb 2013 22:45

also this way!!
Shortcuts
To Highlight: Press 'Ctrl' + 'A'.
To Copy: Highlight an area, as shown above, then hold 'Ctrl' + 'C' (For Mac users 'Apple' + 'C').
To Paste: Click your mouse where you want the text pasted, and then press 'Ctrl' + 'V' (For Mac users 'Apple' + 'S'.

Kim Annette

Kim Annette Report 4 Feb 2013 18:34

jan.. thanks for that.. i had a play with it so hope this works...

V

Kim Annette

Kim Annette Report 4 Feb 2013 18:35



1901 Census Household Record
Household information
Address

5 Pleaid Place
Civil Parish
Gateshead
Rural District
Town or Village or Hamlet
Ecclesiastical Parish

St Thomas
Parliamentary Borough or Division
Gateshead
County Borough, Municipal Borough or Urban District

Gateshead
Administrative County

Householder 1
Name

Donna Dixon
Relation to Head of Family

Daughter
Condition as to Marriage

Single
Age Last Birthday

10

Sex

Female
Profession or Occupation
School
Employment Status
Where Born

Durham Sheriff Hill
Language
Infirmity

Householder 2
Name

Ellen Dixon
Relation to Head of Family

Wife
Condition as to Marriage

Married
Age Last Birthday

40
Sex
Female
Profession or Occupation
Employment Status
Where Born

Northumberland Gosfrith
Language
Infirmity

Householder 3
Name
George Dixon
Relation to Head of Family

Son
Condition as to Marriage
Single
Age Last Birthday

19
Sex

Male
Profession or Occupation

Coal Putter
Employment Status
Where Born
Language
Infirmity

Householder 4
Name

Margaret Dixon
Relation to Head of Family

Daughter
Condition as to Marriage

Single
Age Last Birthday

8
Sex

Female
Profession or Occupation

School
Employment Status
Where Born

Durham Sheriff Hill
Language
Infirmity

Householder 5
Name
Robert Dixon
Relation to Head of Family

Son
Condition as to Marriage
Single
Age Last Birthday
14
Sex
Male
Profession or Occupation
Coal Putter
Employment Status
Where Born
Durham Wardley
Language
Infirmity

Householder 6
Name
Robert Dixon
Relation to Head of Family

Head
Condition as to Marriage
Married
Age Last Birthday
46
Sex
Male
Profession or Occupation
Coal Hewer
Employment Status
Where Born

Durham Gateshead
Language
Infirmity

Householder 7
Name
Thomas Dixon
Relation to Head of Family
Son
Condition as to Marriage
Single
Age Last Birthday
12
Sex
Male
Profession or Occupation
School
Employment Status
Where Born

Northland Newcastle
Language
Infirmity

Householder 8
Name
William Dixon
Relation to Head of Family
Son
Condition as to Marriage
Single
Age Last Birthday
16
Sex
Male
Profession or Occupation
Coal Putter
Employment Status
Where Born
Wardley Durham
Language
Infirmity


Also Donna is also Dinah on another censes




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jansmith

jansmith Report 4 Feb 2013 18:52

well you did it I will have a look for them in 1891

jansmith

jansmith Report 4 Feb 2013 19:13

?I think this could be the family 1891
will not post all detail as I am sure you can search them with this surname?????
Name:
William Distant
Age:
6
Estimated Birth Year:
abt 1885
Relation:
Son

Father's Name:
Robert Distant

Mother's Name:
Ellen Distant

Gender:
Male
Where born:
Wardley, Durham, England
Civil parish:
Westgate
Ecclesiastical parish:
St Pauls
County/Island:
Northumberland
Robert Distant 36
Ellen Distant 31
George Distant 9
William Distant 6
Robert Distant 4
James Distant 2






jansmith

jansmith Report 4 Feb 2013 19:17

Above was on Ancestry so not sure if it will be the same transcription on FMP
so this is census page info

Piece:
4197
Folio:
142
Page Number:
29