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Sylvia Report 10 Mar 2013 19:00

thank you I will take a look at these two marriages.

Is there any record of deaths as these John and Clara as they seem to disappear and a member of the family said there was some kind of disaster surrounding them like an early death.



Londonbelle Report 10 Mar 2013 18:09

A possible?

Marriages Mar 1871
Fever William Romford 4a 113
>>>Johnson John Romford 4a 113
Thedham Susan Romford 4a 113
>>>Wilding Clara Romford 4a 113


Marriages Jun 1869
>>>Barker Clara Billericay 4a 179
>>>Johnson John Billericay 4a 179
Joyce James Billericay 4a 179
Petchey Ellen Billericay 4a 179

Brentwood where Clara was born is in the registration district of Billericay


Sylvia Report 10 Mar 2013 17:36

I am now looking for John Johnson 1850 who married Clara 1850. Essex. I can't find the marriage or John's birth entry. Their first child was born in 1872 at Romford Essex. I have also been looking for the deaths of both of them but their names do not seem to be on the 1901 or 1911 census so I am wondering if they died as I believe there is a mystery about this. Can you help at all please as I am now stuck. :-)


Choccy Report 10 Mar 2013 11:51

You're welcome Sylvia :-)


Sylvia Report 9 Mar 2013 23:12

Thank you for the above info. It looks as if this is the correct info that I was looking for.Ypu are so quick in coming back with answers - I am so grateful for your help.


Choccy Report 9 Mar 2013 22:53

this could be the family -


RG number: RG12
Piece: 296
Folio: 83
Page: 9
Reg. District: Stepney
Sub District: Limehouse
Parish: Limehouse
Enum. District: 16
Ecclesiastical District: St Peter
City/Municipal Borough: Tower Hamlets
Address: 37, Gun Square, Limehouse, London, Tower Hamlets
County: London

JOHNSON, John Head Married M 43 1848 Cowman
Ougar, Essex
JOHNSON, Clara Wife Married F 41 1850
Brentwood, Essex
JOHNSON, Richard J Son Single M 19 1872 Labourer In Milk Yard
Romford, Essex
JOHNSON, William J Son Single M 17 1874 Labourer In Milk Yard
Romford, Essex
JOHNSON, John Son Single M 14 1877 Labourer In Milk Yard
Romford, Essex
JOHNSON, Fenn B Son M 11 1880 Scholar
Romford, Essex
JOHNSON, David G Son M 9 1882 Scholar
Poplar, London
JOHNSON, Albert Son M 5 1886 Scholar
Poplar, London
>>>>>JOHNSON, Ernest H Son M 2 1889
Limehouse, London


Choccy Report 9 Mar 2013 22:50

London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906

Name: Henry Ernest Johnson
Record Type: Baptism
Baptism Date: 22 Jul 1888
Father's Name: John Johnson (Labourer)
Mother's name: Clara Johnson
Parish or Poor Law Union: Limehouse St Anne
Borough: Tower Hamlets
Register Type: Parish Registers

Address - 35 Gun Lane

Birth date - 7th July 1888


Choccy Report 9 Mar 2013 22:46

Births Sep 1888 (>99%)

JOHNSON Henry Ernest Stepney 1c 409


Choccy Report 9 Mar 2013 22:40

looks like him living with Amelia and her family in 1911


RG14PN1679 RG78PN59 RD22 SD2 ED2 SN396
Reg. District: Poplar
Sub District: Bromley
Parish: Poplar Borough
Enum. District: 2
Address: 17 Three Mill Lane Bromley
County: London

BROWN, Ralph G Head Married M 52 1859 Patter's Labourer Dorset
BROWN, Mary A Wife Married
30 years F 50 1861 Bromley by Bow
BROWN, Violet Daughter Single F 28 1883 Restaurant Hitcher Hand Bromley by Bow
BROWN, Sarah Daughter Single F 22 1889 Restaurant Waitress Bromley by Bow
BROWN, Amelia Daughter Single F 20 1891 Rubber Sorter Bromley by Bow
BROWN, George Son Single M 14 1897 Tailor's Porter Bromley by Bow
BROWN, Harry Son Single M 8 1903 School Bromley by Bow
>>>>JOHNSON, Harry Boarder Single M 22 1889 General Labourer Limehouse


Choccy Report 9 Mar 2013 22:30

London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921

Name: Amelia Brown
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1890
Age: 22
Spouse Name: Henry Johnson - Blacksmith
Spouse Age: 23
Record Type: Marriage
Event Date: 4 Aug 1912
Parish: Bromley St Leonard St Mary
Borough: Tower Hamlets
Father Name: Ralph George Brown
Spouse Father Name: John Johnson (decd) - Milkman
Register Type: Parish Register

Address of both - 17 Three Mile Lane


Sylvia Report 9 Mar 2013 22:24

I am looking for this relation born approx 1890. I know he married Amelia Jane Brown in approx1912 and he was a blacksmith but I cannot trace him as I cannot find him in any records. One of his daughters is Olive Edith Reynolds, nee Johnson born in 1914 in 13 Edgar Road, Bromley. I have her birth certificate so I know I have the right Henry.

I do not know his mothers or fathers name. They have died early in Henrys life - as recalled by a member of the family.

Can you help me please as I have tried for hours to find him and cannot get any further back in the records. Thank you.