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lancashireAnn

lancashireAnn Report 23 Feb 2013 16:36

It has just found that one for me - took about 5 mins

but I do not know anything about the areas of London either

Mary

Mary Report 23 Feb 2013 17:52

1891 Hackney D32 > 58
John Ogden widow born @ 1824 Denholme west yorkshire a carpenter.

Denholme is about 15mins away from Halifax West Yorkshire.

Maryb.

Gwyn in Kent

Gwyn in Kent Report 24 Feb 2013 09:28

Not sure if this helps or hinders., but will post if even to eliminate this Susannah............

Name: Alfred Frederick John Ogden
Record Type: Baptism
Baptism Date: 28 Mar 1869 ....born 1st January
Father's Name: John Ogden ............coach smith
Mother's name: Susannah Ogden
Parish or Poor Law Union: Stepney St Dunstan and All Saints
Borough: Tower Hamlets
Register Type: Parish Registers

Family lived 32 Smith Street.

Reggie

Reggie Report 24 Feb 2013 12:20

Len

You wrote

"I think he was born Yorkshire but moved to London, Hackney or Shoreditch."

Earlier, you said you have the birth cert.......so it doesn't make sense to say that

lancashireAnn

lancashireAnn Report 24 Feb 2013 13:30

Reggie - I think Len answered the wrong question & he meant that Thomas's father John was born Yorkshire - Halifax according to the census

Flip

Flip Report 24 Feb 2013 16:27

Born Halifax/Denholme/west Yorkshire - who knows he changes his mind with every census. I just can't find him as a carpenter/joiner prior to 1861 - all the ones I can find are something to do with weaving so highly unlikely. Or all the John Ogden's I can see in 1851 (married) are still with their wives in 1861.

So why didn't they marry?