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James William Harrod

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Potty

Potty Report 24 Feb 2013 15:30

Calling themselves Williams in 1901. Do you have the children's birth certs? Is that where you got the MMNs from?

1901 England Census
about Harriet Williams
Name: Harriet Williams
Age: 14
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1887
Relation: Daughter
Father's Name: James Williams
Mother's name: Alice Williams
Gender: Female
Where born: Baggitt, Shropshire, England

Civil parish: Oldham
Ecclesiastical parish: St Andrew
County/Island: Lancashire
Country: England

Street Address:

Occupation:

Condition as to marriage:

Education:

Employment status: View image

Registration district: Oldham
Sub-registration district: Oldham Below Town
ED, institution, or vessel: 33
Neighbors: View others on page
Household schedule number: 182
Piece: 3809
Folio: 45
Page Number: 29
Household Members: Name Age
James Williams 38
Alice Williams 34 b Farnworth
Harriet Williams 14
George Williams 5
Florence Williams


Potty

Potty Report 24 Feb 2013 15:24

Looks like Mary Harriet in the 1911 was the other sister and married Moses Dakin:

Marriages Jun 1908 (>99%)
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Dakin Moses Oldham 8d 1269
DURKIN Agnes Oldham 8d 1269
Harrod Mary Harriet Oldham 8d 1269
SMITH Herbert Oldham 8d 1269

Potty

Potty Report 24 Feb 2013 15:21

Is this Florence and George in 1911?

1911 England Census
about Florence Harrod
Name: Florence Harrod
Age in 1911: 18
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1893
Relation to Head: Boarder
Gender: Female
Birth Place: Wales
Civil parish: Middleton
County/Island: Lancashire
Country: England
Street Address: 103 Wood St Middleton Nr Manchester
Marital Status: Single
Occupation: Ring Spinner
Registration district: Oldham
Registration District Number: 469
Sub-registration district: Middleton
ED, institution, or vessel: 8
Piece: 24563
Household Members: Name Age
Moses Dakin 26
Mary Harriet Dakin 22
Florence Harrod 18
George Harrod 15 b Birmingham


Potty

Potty Report 24 Feb 2013 15:18

Dereen,

Have you found the family on any census? If so, please will you post the details? Also, which child was born where?

Dereen

Dereen Report 24 Feb 2013 15:10

James was married to an Alice with three children. Harriet Mary b1889, Florence b1892 and George b 1896. The family seems to move around and at one point called themselves Williams. James was born in Norfolk and was a chimney sweep. Alice has two surnames - Radford ad Morrey (Morray) and the children were all born in different places. Two in Wales and one in Birmingham. Maybe I'm looking in the wrong places but I can find no trace of him.