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Stephen

Stephen Report 24 Jun 2013 06:12

Its ok I deleted it as I found it with the other spelling dont want people to waste their time looking for something I already found, her surname was spelt with a "e " instead of an " a " thanks for taking the time
Steve

Flip

Flip Report 24 Jun 2013 06:06

You're welcome. :-)

What happened to you other thread looking for a marriage for Alice - I just posted it and it's vanished?

Stephen

Stephen Report 24 Jun 2013 05:14

Thanks Flip for the extra info
Steve

Flip

Flip Report 22 Jun 2013 07:21

You're welcome. I just looked the original family for the mother, - father named as William on her marriage so this could be her in 1881

Mary E. Scott
Age: 9
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1872
Relation: Daughter
Father's Name: William Scott
Mother's Name: Ann Scott
Gender: Female
Where born: Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire, England

Civil Parish: Stoke Upon Trent
County/Island: Staffordshire
Country: England

Street Address: Boothen
Education:

Employment status: View Image
Occupation: Scholar

Registration District: Stoke Upon Trent
Sub-registration District: Stoke Upon Trent
ED, institution, or vessel: 5
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 2727
Folio: 132
Page Number: 38
Household Members: Name Age
William Scott 36 (labourer, born Audley, Staffs)
Ann Scott 32
Mary E. Scott 9
Jessie Scott 4
Hannah Scott 2
William Scott 1

Apart from father, rest of family born Stoke on Trent.

Stephen

Stephen Report 22 Jun 2013 07:17

Its so confusing will have to sit down and try to put the pieces together, thanks for the extra records, now I can see why people get mixed up thanks again.
Steve :-)

Flip

Flip Report 22 Jun 2013 07:08

Same family in 1851, both father and son are bookbinders:

Douglas Gray
Age: 21
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1830
Relation: Son
Father's Name: Douglas Gray
Mother's Name: Mary Ann Gray
Gender: M (Male)
Where born: London, Middlesex, England

Civil Parish: St Giles in the Fields
County/Island: Middlesex
Country: England

Street Address:

Occupation:

Condition as to marriage:

Disability: View Image

Registration District: St Giles
Sub-registration District: St Giles South
ED, institution, or vessel: 5a
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Schedule Number: 372
Piece: 1508
Folio: 254
Page Number: 78
Household Members: Name Age
Douglas Gray 45
Mary Ann Gray 44
Douglas Gray 21
Eliza Gray 16
Francis Gray 14
John Gray 5
Fredk Gray 2
Emma Gray 11 Mo

All born London, Middlesex

Flip

Flip Report 22 Jun 2013 07:06

I wonder if this is where the confusion over his father's name arose, it looks like he was know by Douglas - and look at the name of the other resident, wonder if that is her father (no relationships are on 1841)

Douglass Gray
Age: 11
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1830
Gender: Male
Where born: Middlesex, England

Civil Parish: St Anne Soho
Hundred: Westminster
County/Island: Middlesex
Country: England

Street Address:

Occupation: View Image

Registration District: Strand
Sub-registration District: St Anne Westminster
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 730
Book: 6
Folio: 11
Page Number: 15
Household Members: Name Age
Douglass Gray 34
Mary Gray 33
Douglass Gray 11
Joines Gray 4
Eliza Gray 7
Barnabas Rully 60 <<<<<<<<<
Mary Rully 52
Ellen Covles 56

Flip

Flip Report 22 Jun 2013 06:56

From familysearch, for their fathers names:

Barnabas Douglas Gray
Birth Date: 1830
Birthplace:
Age: 32
Spouse's Name: Mary Ann Owen
Spouse's Birth Date:
Spouse's Birthplace:
Spouse's Age:
Event Date: 26 Jun 1862
Event Place: Temple Church, Bristol, Gloucester, England
Father's Name: Douglas Gray
Mother's Name:
Spouse's Father's Name: Benjamin Owen
Spouse's Mother's Name:
Race:
Marital Status:
Previous Wife's Name:
Spouse's Race:
Spouse's Marital Status:
Spouse's Previous Husband's Name:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M17295-3
System Origin: England-EASy
GS Film number: 1596297
Reference ID:

Flip

Flip Report 22 Jun 2013 06:51

Mother Mary A was from Bristol according to 1881 census - this should be their marriage:

Barnabas Douglas Gray
Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1862
Registration District: Bristol
Inferred County: Gloucestershire
Volume Number: 6a
Page Number: 123
Records on Page: Name
William Feltham
Barnabas Douglas Gray <<<<<
Mary Ann Owen <<<<<
Mary Anne Owen
Anne Pike

And Barnabas death:

Barnabas Douglas Gray
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1830
Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1886
Age at Death: 56
Registration District: St Giles
Inferred County: London
Volume: 1b
Page: 345

Stephen

Stephen Report 22 Jun 2013 06:50

Yes I agree think we have the right family thanks for the certificate.
Steve :-)

Flip

Flip Report 22 Jun 2013 06:39

This is Henry D's marriage

Henry Douglas Gray
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1867
Age: 25
Spouse Name: Mary Jacobs Taylor
Spouse Age: 24
Record Type: Marriage
Event Date: 4 Jun 1892
Parish: Lambeth St John the Evangelist
Borough: Lambeth
Father Name: Barnabas Douglas Gray (book binder) <<<<<<<<<
Register Type: Parish Register

So I think we may have the right family, but there has been some confusion over the name.

Flip

Flip Report 22 Jun 2013 06:35

I wonder about this one??

Albert E. Gray
Age: 12
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1869
Relation: Son
Father's Name: Barnabas Gray
Mother's Name: Mary A. Gray
Gender: Male
Where born: London, Middlesex, England

Civil Parish: St Giles in the Fields
County/Island: London
Country: England

Street Address: 5 Lumber Court
Education:

Employment status: View Image
Occupation: Scholar

Registration District: St Giles
Sub-registration District: St Giles, North
ED, institution, or vessel: 8
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 327
Folio: 108
Page Number: 33
Household Members: Name Age
Barnabas Gray 51
Mary A. Gray 40
Henry D. Gray 14
Albert E. Gray 12
Emily J. Gray 15
Helen M. Gray 10

Barnabas is a book binder?? There are also on 1871 census.

Flip

Flip Report 22 Jun 2013 06:30

He may have been telling lies on his marriage cert - I can't find a death for a douglas e gray/grey from 1865-95. Still trying to find him on census before his marriage.

Stephen

Stephen Report 22 Jun 2013 06:29

Hi Flip just looked at the attachment and yes your right, many thanks, just goes to prove, you have to prove everything, a big thank you
Steve ;-)

Stephen

Stephen Report 22 Jun 2013 06:21

Thanks for the extra info I will check
Steve

Flip

Flip Report 22 Jun 2013 06:12

PM = private message, which we use to send images or sometimes information of a sensitive nature, which is best not on a thread. Just go to messages, then inbox and you should find my message and the attachment.

Flip

Flip Report 22 Jun 2013 06:04

Check your inbox, I've just sent the parish register image.

Stephen

Stephen Report 22 Jun 2013 06:04

Hi Flip not to sure what PM means. The info on Albert Edward is correct but a family member gave me a Barnabas Gray as his father i must look into it.
Steve :-)

Stephen

Stephen Report 22 Jun 2013 05:59

Thanks Flip for the extra info
Steve

Flip

Flip Report 22 Jun 2013 05:22

Their marriage:

Albert Edward Gray
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1869
Age: 26
Spouse Name: Mary Elizabeth Scott
Spouse Age: 23
Record Type: Marriage
Event Date: 14 Apr 1895
Parish: Lambeth St John the Evangelist
Borough: Lambeth
Father Name: Douglas Edward Gray
Register Type: Parish Register

Edward was a labourer of 28 Wakles?? Road, father was bookbinder (deceased)
She was from 14 Cornwall Rd, father a labourer.
Witnesses difficult to make out, look lie H Blood and Mary A Trcayder

Do you want me to PM the marriage cert?