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Help with "missing " family on 1911 census Please

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Mistycat

Mistycat Report 8 Apr 2013 20:03

I cant remember if I have requested this before, cant find it and apologies, if I have..

I cant find the Springhams on the 1911 census....Please can anyone spot them for me...

1901....name mis-transcribed.....should be Springham

Address..1 Harley Street ?

Name: William Springhorn.....Ship Blacksmith
Age: 27
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1874
Relation: Head
Spouse's Name: Caroline Springhorn
Gender: Male
Where born: Scotland

Civil parish: Barrow in Furness
Ecclesiastical parish: Barrow in Furness St George
County/Island: Lancashire
Country: England
Registration district: Barrow in Furness
Sub-registration district: Barrow in Furness

William Springhorn 27......
Caroline Springhorn 22.....Staffordshire
John Springhorn 1.....Barrow in Furness
Grace Springhorn 2 Months.....Barrow in Furness......Died 1906, in Barrow

Another son....William born 1903..Barrow in Furness

Misty x





Mike *

Mike * Report 8 Apr 2013 20:16

1891 in Scotland.

Did the family return there ?

Name: William Springham
Age: 17
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1874
Relationship: Son
Father's Name: John Springham
Mother's Name: Grace Springham
Gender: Male
Where born: Pt Glasgow, Renfrewshire
Registration number: 574
Registration district: Port Glasgow
Civil parish: Port Glasgow
Town: Port Glasgow
County: Renfrewshire
Address: 1 Balfour Place
Occupation: Blacksmith-App-

John Springham 44
Grace Springham 37
William Springham 17
Grace Springham 13
Elizabeth Springham 11
Mary Springham 8
Morris Springham 6
Robert Springham 4
John Springham 5 Mo


William's mother was Grace Morris
His daughter who died was Grace Morris Springham

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 8 Apr 2013 20:19

Hi Mistycat - is there a chance they could have gone back to Scotland?

You could check the Scottish 1911 on Scotland's People.

Mistycat

Mistycat Report 8 Apr 2013 20:22

Hi Mike, Thank you

Had seen 1891 re William...

I know all info on both sides of the family but you know, it never entered my head they may have gone to Scotland !!!!!!!

Misty x

Mistycat

Mistycat Report 8 Apr 2013 20:32

Hi MarieCeleste

Why it never entered my head re Scotland, goodness only knows!

I dont have access to Scotland's People.....

I wonder if someone who does, would take a look for me please

Misty x

GlitterBaby

GlitterBaby Report 8 Apr 2013 20:34

You need to credits to check the 1911 census on Scotlandspeople

Could do a free search to see if any results

Mistycat

Mistycat Report 8 Apr 2013 20:38

Thanks GlitterBaby

Will take a look now...

Misty x

GlitterBaby

GlitterBaby Report 8 Apr 2013 20:38

Doing a free search does give possible matches for William,John, and William but nothing for Caroline

No way of knowing at the moment if the 3 are together or even the right family

Yes also getting a hit for a possible Caroline

Mistycat

Mistycat Report 8 Apr 2013 21:05

Done it....bought credits

It's them....along with another "missing" person

Thank you

Misty x