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Kirby Family i.e Charles b.1807, Maria b. 1833,

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justanut

justanut Report 5 Feb 2013 15:25

I have searched this site for these names and also just the surname Kirby but the family I am looking for is not appearing in any searches I know they were in Staffordshire and Derbyshire. I have not used this site very much before. Can anyone give me tips on how to find them please.

rootgatherer

rootgatherer Report 5 Feb 2013 15:37

You should remove your email address. Not only against terms and conditions of this site, it is in your best inerest.

justanut

justanut Report 5 Feb 2013 15:39

sorry, I havent used this before How do I remove it

rootgatherer

rootgatherer Report 5 Feb 2013 15:40

This family please?

1851

Name: Charles Kirby
Age: 43
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1808
Relation: Head
Spouse's Name: Ann Kirby
Gender: M (Male)
Where born: Leek, Staffordshire, England

Civil parish: Leek and Lowe
Town: Leek
County/Island: Staffordshire
Country: England

Street Address: New Street
Occupation: Dyer's Clerk

Condition as to marriage:

Disability: View image

Registration district: Leek
Sub-registration district: Norton
ED, institution, or vessel: 1f
Neighbors: View others on page
Household schedule number: 106
Piece: 2008
Folio: 309
Page Number: 28
Household Members: Name Age
Charles Kirby 43
Ann Kirby 44 Wife, Silk Doubler
Maria A Kirby 18 Daughter, Silk Winder
Mary Kirby 12 Daughter, Silk Winder
Joseph Kirby 3 Son, Scholar
Isaac Bagshaw 76 Father-in-law, Day Labourer, b. Derbyshire


rootgatherer

rootgatherer Report 5 Feb 2013 15:41

Change your user name by going into Account.

justanut

justanut Report 5 Feb 2013 15:44

Thank you. I will do that straight away.

I wonder why my searches were coming up with nothing?

rootgatherer

rootgatherer Report 5 Feb 2013 15:48

Thanks for changing your user name so quickly.

I'm using Ancestry to search census. Is the above the family that you were looking for please?

rootgatherer

rootgatherer Report 5 Feb 2013 15:54

Justanut, untick that box if you still want more info. about Charles and Maria. When the box is "ticked" other helpers think that your query has been answered.

justanut

justanut Report 5 Feb 2013 16:15

Thanks for your help. I am floundering a bit. I am trying to find birth and marriage records without much luck. they might have lived in Derbyshire and moved down to Leek in Staffordshire for economic reasons. I am looking for a Maria Kirby b app 1811 married Hugh Shaw Feb 1840 and trying to find what her connection was to the rest of the Kirby family. I have a bit of a puzzle with Hugh and Maria and I am trying to find out how they were connected to the Shaw family I am researching. They are noted in the family bible but not the relationship.

Mel Fairy Godmother

Mel Fairy Godmother Report 5 Feb 2013 16:34

Have you got Maria Kirby in your tree then?

Mel Fairy Godmother

Mel Fairy Godmother Report 5 Feb 2013 16:35

1851 England Census
about Maria Shaw
Name: Maria Shaw
Age: 40
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1811
Relation: Wife
Spouse's Name: Hugh Shaw
Gender: F (Female)
Where born: Leek, Staffordshire, England

Civil parish: Alton
County/Island: Staffordshire
Country: England

Street Address:

Occupation:

Registration district: Cheadle
Sub-registration district: Alton
ED, institution, or vessel: 2a
Neighbors: View others on page
Household schedule number: 61
Piece: 2009
Folio: 24
Page Number: 15
Household Members: Name Age
Hugh Shaw 38
Maria Shaw 40
Joseph Manifold 20
Thomas Smith 13

1861 England Census
about Maria Shaw
Name: Maria Shaw
Age: 50
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1811
Relation: Wife
Spouse's Name: Hugh Shaw
Gender: Female
Where born: Leek, Staffordshire, England

Civil parish: Alton
County/Island: Staffordshire
Country: England

Street Address:

Occupation:

Condition as to marriage: View image

Registration district: Cheadle
Sub-registration district: Alton
ED, institution, or vessel: 2
Neighbors: View others on page
Household schedule number: 31
Piece: 1950
Folio: 18
Page Number: 6
Household Members: Name Age
Hugh Shaw 47
Maria Shaw 50
Elizabeth Shaw 12
Martha Spooner 11




rootgatherer

rootgatherer Report 5 Feb 2013 16:39

Marriages Mar 1840 (>99%)
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KIRBY Maria Leek 17 64
MORTON Sarah Leek 17 64
NIGHTINGALE Thomas Leek 17 64
PEDLEY Charlotte Leek 17 64
PLANT Louisa Leek 17 64
RILEY Robert Leek 17 64
SHAW Hugh Leek 17 64

justanut

justanut Report 5 Feb 2013 16:41

Yes I have got this and also the marriage cert for Hugh and Maria but it has not provided the answer. Thought I would look for the previous generations to see if I could sort it out.

justanut

justanut Report 5 Feb 2013 16:46

Meant to add Thank you very much for all your efforts you are very kind

Reggie

Reggie Report 5 Feb 2013 16:55

Unfortunately this thread will always appear with the original username

Reggie

Reggie Report 5 Feb 2013 16:56

What info is on the marriage cert?

What 'answer' are you hoping for?