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Potty

Potty Report 13 Jul 2013 12:05

This is possibly the William from the 1901, in St Vincents Home for Destitute Boys:

1911 England Census
about William Chambers




Name:
William Chambers

Age in 1911:
11

Estimated Birth Year:
abt 1900

Relation to Head:
Inmate

Gender:
Male

Birth Place:
Wetherby, Yorkshire, England

Civil Parish:Leeds
County/Island:Yorkshire-West Riding
Country:England
Occupation:School
Registration District:
Leeds

ArgyllGran

ArgyllGran Report 13 Jul 2013 12:23

If it's him, perhaps he wasn't William Sr's son, and he wasn't willing to bring up the child??
It would account for the number of living children listed in 1911.

Of course, not necessarily any relation of Jean's!

Jean

Jean Report 15 Jul 2013 13:45

My Fathers name was Thomas Chambers the family was split when he was 7Years old After his death I found his sisters . Mary, Frances and Catherine . I have also found them on the 1911 censors. none of them new wear there father or mother wear and have since died.
On the marriage register I have found a marriage in Leeds with a Mary Kidd & William Chambers witch fits the same year they were married on the 1911 censor
thank you For your Help.

Jean

Jean Report 15 Jul 2013 13:46

My Fathers name was Thomas Chambers the family was split when he was 7Years old After his death I found his sisters . Mary, Frances and Catherine . I have also found them on the 1911 censors. none of them new wear there father or mother wear and have since died.
On the marriage register I have found a marriage in Leeds with a Mary Kidd & William Chambers witch fits the same year they were married on the 1911 censor
thank you For your Help.

Jean

Jean Report 15 Jul 2013 13:50

No I am sure that is not the William chambers I am looking for . His Father was James

ArgyllGran

ArgyllGran Report 15 Jul 2013 20:16

Thanks for the extra information, Jean.

We don't know the father of the William Chambers born 1899/1900, posted by Potty on this page . (Perhaps you're confusing Mary's husband and her son?)

To recap:
the 1911 census posted by Flip on page one of this thread is the correct one.
It says Mary was born c1883 in Clifford.

Therefore it looks as if the 1901 census, with Mary, her son William, and her brothers Patrick and Thomas, is also correct. It says she was born c1882 in Clifford.

Therefore she was Mary Moran, and not Mary Kidd.
There were several Mary Moran births registered in the Leeds/Wetherby area at the right time, but no Mary Kidds between 1880 and 1885.
Both marriages, both to men named William Chambers, were in the Clifford area (Leeds or Wetherby) in 1898.

You do need to buy the marriage cert - maybe both - to see which is the correct William Chambers. I hope they both didn't have fathers named James!

This is presumably your William in 1891:

1891 England Census about William Chambers
Name: William Chambers
Age: 25
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1866
Relation: Son
Father's Name: James Chambers
Mother's Name: Margaret Chambers
Gender: Male
Where born: Ripon, Yorkshire, England

Civil Parish: Clifford with Boston
Ecclesiastical parish: Clifford St Luke
Town: Clifford
County/Island: Yorkshire
Country: England

Street Address:

Occupation:

Condition as to marriage:

Education:

Employment status:

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Registration District: Wetherby
Sub-registration District: Boston
ED, institution, or vessel: 6
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 3523
Folio: 73
Page Number: 2
Household Members:
Name Age
James Chambers 66
Margaret Chambers 60
James Chambers 28
William Chambers 25
Francis Chambers 14

Potty

Potty Report 16 Jul 2013 11:18

Jean, do you have a birth cert for either your father or one of his siblings that gives MMN of Kidd? How do you know William's father's name was James?