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Arthur Reeves

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Hannah

Hannah Report 2 Apr 2013 16:34

Arthur Reeves b. 1877 Heston Middx. Living in Wales 1901census. Believed emigrated to Canada soon afterwards. Any info most welcome

Gwyn in Kent

Gwyn in Kent Report 2 Apr 2013 16:43

Is this the one you mean...??

Age in 1901: 25
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1876
Relation: Head
Spouse's Name: Charlotte Reeves
Gender: Male
Where born: Middlesex, England

Civil parish: Ystradyfodwg
Ecclesiastical parish: Llwynypia St Andrew
County/Island: Glamorgan
Country: Wales


Registration district: Pontypridd
Sub-registration district: Ystradyfodwg
ED, institution, or vessel: 39
Neighbors: View others on page
Household schedule number: 174
Piece: 5016
Folio: 165
Page Number: 27
Household Members: Name Age
Arthur J Reeves 25 ...........coal hewer
Charlotte Reeves 25
Ebenezer J Reeves 2
David Williams 24


KathleenBell

KathleenBell Report 2 Apr 2013 16:43

There are three possibles on Findmypast between 1901 and 1911:-


Name: Arthur REEVES
Date of departure: 4 April 1907
Port of departure: Liverpool
Destination port: Halifax
Destination country: Canada
Date of Birth: 1875 (calculated from age)
Age: 32
Marital Status: Single
Sex: Male
Occupation: Rail Hand
Notes:
Passenger recorded on: Page 14 of 24
The following people with the same last name travelled on this voyage: -
George REEVES
Ship: SOUTHWARK
Official Number: 0
Master's name: J O Williams
Steamship Line: Dominion Line
Where bound: Halifax, Canada
Square feet: 27285
Registered tonnage: 5641
Passengers on voyage: 1382

or:-


Name: Arthur REEVES
Date of departure: 10 March 1910
Port of departure: Liverpool
Destination port: Halifax
Destination country: Canada
Date of Birth:
Age:
Marital Status: Married
Sex: Male
Occupation: Lab
Notes:
Passenger recorded on: Page 4 of 34
The following people with the same last name travelled on this voyage: -
Eliz REEVES
Gladys REEVES
Gordon REEVES
Ship: TUNISIAN
Official Number: 111248
Master's name: J A Fairfull
Steamship Line: Allan Line Steamship Co Ltd
Where bound: Saint John NB, Canada
Square feet: 29382
Registered tonnage: 6802
Passengers on voyage: 1350

or:-


Name: Arthur REEVES
Date of departure: 14 March 1911
Port of departure: Liverpool
Destination port: Halifax
Destination country: Canada
Date of Birth:
Age:
Marital Status: Single
Sex: Male
Occupation: Lab
Notes:
Passenger recorded on: Page 17 of 32
Ship: GRAMPIAN
Official Number:
Master's name:
Steamship Line: Allan Line
Where bound: Halifax, Canada
Square feet:
Registered tonnage:
Passengers on voyage:

Kath. x

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+++DetEcTive+++ Report 2 Apr 2013 16:47

Either of these records relevant? The relatives might (or might not) be appropriate

Border Crossings: From Canada to U.S., 1895-1954

Arthur Reeves
Arrival Date: 20 Jul 1923
Port of Arrival: Rochester, New York, United States
Arrival Contact: Daughter Mrs. Ellen L Morrison - can't make out the address
Departure Contact: Son Arthur F Reeves - living Ontaria
Age: 46
Birth Date: abt 1877
Birth Place: London, England
Birth Country: England
Gender: Male
Record has photo?: No
Record Type: Cards
Canadian Citizen living in Ontario

Arthur Reeves
Arrival Date: 30 Mar 1923
Port of Arrival: Buffalo, New York, United States
Arrival Contact: Niece Ellen Morrison
Departure Contact: Son Arthur
Age: 47
Birth Date: abt 1876
Birth Place: London, England
Birth Country: England
Gender: Male
Record has photo?: No
Record Type: Cards

Not sure now - I think it says he first arrived in Quebec in 1897, so unless he went back to the UK, he wouldn't have appeared on the 1901 census

PricklyHolly

PricklyHolly Report 2 Apr 2013 16:54

Did he leave his wife and children behind?

Here they are in 1911.........

Household transcription
1911 census

Person: REEVES, Eben James
Address: Porthyrhyd Pontshaen Llandyssil

REEVES, Charlotte Head Married F 36 1875 None Llandysoul Card VIEW
REEVES, Eben James Son M 12 1899 Llandysoul Card VIEW
REEVES, David Henry Son M 9 1902 Clydch Glam VIEW
REEVES, Sarah Ann Daughter F 6 1905 Llandysoul Parish Cardigan VIEW
REEVES, Mary Eliza Daughter F 0 (2 MONTHS) 1911 Llandysoul Parish Cardigan VIEW
RG number: RG14
Piece: 33345
Reference: RG14PN33345 RG78PN1911 RD604 SD4 ED5 SN53
Registration District: Newcastle in Emlyn
Sub District: Llandyssul
Enumeration District: 5
Parish: Llandyssul
Address: Porthyrhyd Pontshaen Llandyssil
County: Cardiganshire


PricklyHolly

PricklyHolly Report 2 Apr 2013 17:03

England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915
about Ebenezer James Reeves
Name: Ebenezer James Reeves
Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1898
Registration district: Pontypridd
Inferred County: Glamorgan
Volume: 11a
Page: 645



England & Wales, Death Index, 1916-2006
about Ebenezer J Reeves
Name: Ebenezer J Reeves
Birth Date: abt 1898
Date of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec 1961
Age at Death: 63
Registration district: Cardigan
Inferred County: Pembrokeshire
Volume: 8a
Page: 193



England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915
about David Henry Reeves
Name: David Henry Reeves
Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1901
Registration district: Pontypridd
Inferred County: Glamorgan
Volume: 11a
Page: 652



England & Wales, Death Index, 1916-2006
about David Henry Reeves
Name: David Henry Reeves
Birth Date: 29 Jun 1901
Date of Registration: Mar 1986
Age at Death: 84
Registration district: Carmarthen
Inferred County: Carmarthenshire
Volume: 24
Page: 1912



PricklyHolly

PricklyHolly Report 2 Apr 2013 17:14

England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966
about Charlotte Reeves
Name: Charlotte Reeves
Probate Date: 4 Jan 1951
Death Date: 1 Dec 1950
Death Place: Cardiganshire, Wales
Registry: Carmarthen

of 3 Clettwr-Terrace Pontshaen Llandyssul.......Widow.

to Ebenezer James Reeves...Labourer.

Effects: £68 9s

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+++DetEcTive+++ Report 2 Apr 2013 17:19

So if Mary Eliza, born c Feb 1911 is his daughter, he must have upsticks about May 1910

Marked As Answer Marked as Answered

PricklyHolly

PricklyHolly Report 2 Apr 2013 18:11

England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915
about Mary E Reeves
Name: Mary E Reeves
Date of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar 1911
Registration district: Newcastle in Emlyn
Inferred County: Cardiganshire
Volume: 11b
Page: 21

Hannah

Hannah Report 3 Apr 2013 16:46

Thanks for all the research & replies. Emigration details v. useful.