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James John McCabe Sunderland 1881

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Cippy Report 10 May 2013 21:01

never seen a Derring instead of Herring either, but that was really a scribble


Fredk Report 10 May 2013 20:55

I did wonder as I could not find either name on GR to look for myself


Cippy Report 10 May 2013 20:48

at a first look you could read McLake


Fredk Report 10 May 2013 20:33

How on earth could McCabe get mistranscribed to Mc Lake. What did the original look like


Cippy Report 10 May 2013 20:22

I did that the other way round without success. thanks for adding correction in ancestry


Andrew Report 10 May 2013 20:17

Found by searhing for Isabella born 1850 +/- 2 years, spouse James living in Co Durham.

Gives a list of 80+, so doesn't take long to look for a possible match.



safc Report 10 May 2013 20:14

James Mc Lake, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
Name: James Mc Lake
Age (Original): 31
Gender: Male
Birth Year: 1850
Birthplace: Alnwick, Northumberland, England
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Bailiff
Address: 5 William St
Event Place: Bishop Wearmouth, Durham, England
Record Type: Household
GS Film number: 1342199
Affiliate Publication Number: RG11
Piece/Folio: 4986 / 39
Page Number: 18
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head James Mc Lake M 31 Alnwick, Northumberland, England
Wife Isabella Mc Lake F 29 Durham, Durham, England
Son John A Mc Lake M 3 Sunderland, Durham, England
Brother In Law William J Derring M 11 Sunderland, Durham, England


Cippy Report 10 May 2013 20:09

Wow thankyou, how did you find that?


Andrew Report 10 May 2013 20:08

Here you go...

1881 England Census
about Isabella Mc Lake
Name: Isabella Mc Lake
Age: 29
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1852
Relation: Wife
Spouse's Name: James Mc Lake
Gender: Female
Where born: Durham, Durham, England

Civil parish: Bishopwearmouth
County/Island: Durham
Country: England

Street Address: 5 William St
Condition as to marriage: Married

Employment status: View image

Registration district: Sunderland
Sub-registration district: North Bishop Wearmouth
ED, institution, or vessel: 2a
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 4986
Folio: 39
Page Number: 18
Household Members: Name Age
James Mc Lake 31
Isabella Mc Lake 29
John A. Mc Lake 3
William J. Derring 11


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Cippy Report 10 May 2013 19:48


Having difficulties finding the 1881 census in Sunderland for

James John McCabe b1854 Sunderland m1873
Isabella McCabe b1850 Gilesgate
John Andrew McCabe b1877 Sunderland

probably Isabella's brother William James Herring b1868 Sunderland also is living there