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Laura Mizen

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Gregory Report 9 Feb 2013 14:36

trying to find out information about Laura MIzen she was living at 16 Canonbury park Islington london aged 26 on the 1911 census working as a servant.
She was born 1882 in Wiltshire.

I can not trace her after this period of time. Any details would be appreciated.

Thank you



greyghost Report 9 Feb 2013 14:48

1911 for reference
1911 census transcription details for: 16 Canonbury Park South Canonbury N

National Archive Reference:
RG14PN922 RG78PN32 RD10 SD6 ED20 SN207
Reg. District: Islington
Sub District: Islington South East
Parish: Islington
Enum. District: 20
Address: 16 Canonbury Park South Canonbury N
County: London
Name Relation Condition/
Yrs married Sex Age Birth Year Occupation Where Born
BATTY, John Head Married21 years M 50 1861 Manufr School Furniture Leeds Yorks
BATTY, Annie Isabel Wife Married F 50 1861 Leeds Yorks
BATTY, Wilfrid Milner Son Single M 17 1894 Leroner School Furniture Peckham London
BATTY, Dorothy Enid Daughter Single F 15 1896 School Peckham London
BATTY, Evie Hamilton Son Single M 11 1900 School Wanstead Essex
MIZEN, Laura Servant Single F 26 1885 General Servant Domestic Chippenham Wilts<<<<<<<<


Potty Report 9 Feb 2013 14:51

Is this her in 1891 and was she Eliza Laura?

1891 England Census
about Eliza Laura Milen
Name: Eliza Laura Milen
[Eliza Laura Mizen]
Age: 8
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1883
Relation: Daughter
Father's Name: Charles Milen
Mother's Name: Eliza Milen
Gender: Female
Where born: Bradford, Wiltshire, England

Civil parish: Pewsham
Ecclesiastical parish: Derryhill Christchurch
County/Island: Wiltshire
Country: England

Street Address:


Condition as to marriage:


Employment status: View image

Registration district: Chippenham
Sub-registration district: Chippenham
ED, institution, or vessel: 4
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 1593
Folio: 34
Page Number: 3
Household Members: Name Age
Charles Milen 47
Eliza Milen 47
Samuel Milen 19
Alfred Herbert Milen 18
Arthur Thos Milen 16
Louisa Lily Milen 12
Henry Chas Milen 10
Eliza Laura Milen 8
Maud Mary Milen 7

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 9 Feb 2013 15:02

Are you sure she was born Wiltshire ???

Births Jun 1882
Mizen Laura Eliza Bradford, W. 5a 130

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 9 Feb 2013 15:05

Name: Laura E Mizen
Spouse Surname: Peabody
Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1942
Registration district: Chippenham
Inferred County: Wiltshire
Volume Number: 5a
Page Number: 285
Find Spouse: Harry Peabody

Name: Laura E Peabody
Birth Date: abt 1882
Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1961
Age at Death: 79
Registration district: Southampton
Inferred County: Hampshire
Volume: 6b
Page: 705


greyghost Report 9 Feb 2013 15:06

Bradford, W is Bradford on Avon Wiltshire. If she was born Chippenham, it is itself a Reg District. However, on a map they are not that far from each other, so maybe born somewhere between?


Andrew Report 9 Feb 2013 15:06

This looks very familiar. There was a thread about Laura Mizen a few days ago.


Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 9 Feb 2013 15:06

hubby maybe

Name: Harry Peabody
Birth Date: abt 1872
Date of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar 1950
Age at Death: 78
Registration district: Wells
Inferred County: Somerset
Volume: 7c
Page: 300


KathleenBell Report 9 Feb 2013 15:08

That birth IS in Wiltshire Shirley. It's Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire.

Kath. x

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 9 Feb 2013 15:09

OK Bradford on Avon it looked like Bradford Yorkshire to the uninitiated