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marriage prior to 1837

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Deirdre

Deirdre Report 23 Sep 2013 21:44

can anyone advice me on how I go about finding a marriage around 1826,
darlaston, Walsall area ??? any help would be greatfully received thankyou

marriage between George Preece and sarah Lee

Ozibird

Ozibird Report 23 Sep 2013 21:45

www.familysearch.org may help. It has Darlaston records and it's free.

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 23 Sep 2013 21:50

A possible from FamilySearch

George Priece, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
Name: George Priece
Spouse's Name: Sarah Leese
Event Date: 29 Apr 1829
Event Place: Aldridge, Stafford, England
Marital Status: Single
Spouse's Marital Status: Single

Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M03768-3
System Origin: England-EASy
GS Film number: 1278802
Reference ID: P24 Cn71

GlitterBaby

GlitterBaby Report 23 Sep 2013 21:51

It will not give you the names of the fathers

Witnesses could well be paid church officials and not related

Deirdre

Deirdre Report 23 Sep 2013 21:53

thankyou will look on that site

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 23 Sep 2013 22:53

pm received
"thanks but names are wrong"

Deirdre, if you're referring to that 1829 marriage I posted then don't expect spellings back then to necessarily be the same as they are now or in later records.

Spellings of names change through the ages, mainly due to the poor standards of literacy - if someone couldn't read then they never knew if their name had been recorded correctly. Sometimes the literacy of the registrars wasn't all it should be.

Errors also happen during the transcription process.

Ozibird

Ozibird Report 24 Sep 2013 00:49

Are these your people?

1841 England Census
Name: George Preece
Age: 40
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1801
Gender: Male
Civil Parish: Walsall
Hundred: South Offlow
County/Island: Staffordshire
Civil Parish: Walsall
Hundred: South Offlow
County/Island: Staffordshire
Country: England
Street Address: The Pleck
Occupation: Miner
Registration District: Walsall
Sub-registration District: The Borough
Piece: 983
Book: 12
Folio: 14
Page Number: 21
Household Members:
Name Age
George Preece 40
Sarah Preece 35
John Preece 9
Sarah Preece 7
George Preece 5
James Preece 3
Mary Preece 1

1841 only showed if born in county. George is not born in county, rest of the family are.

Samuel Pricees
England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975
christening: 22 November 1829 GREAT BARR,STAFFORD,ENGLAND
death: 3 January 1830 <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<
father: George Pricees
mother: Sarah

John Pricees
England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975
christening: 10 July 1831 GREAT BARR,STAFFORD,ENGLAND
father: George Pricees
mother: Sarah

Sarah Elizabeth Preece
England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975
christening: 6 July 1834 GREAT BARR,STAFFORD,ENGLAND
father: George Preece
mother: Sarah

George Preece
England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975
christening: 18 October 1835 GREAT BARR,STAFFORD,ENGLAND
father: George Preece
mother: Sarah

Births Mar 1838 PREECE James Walsall 17 209

Births Sep 1840 Preece Mary Ann Walsall 17 226

Ozibird

Ozibird Report 24 Sep 2013 00:51

Have you got one of the younger children's birth certificates as you know mother's maiden name?

Ozi

Ozibird

Ozibird Report 24 Sep 2013 00:57

ALDRIDGE (St. Mary), a parish, in the union of Walsall, S. division of the hundred of Offlow and of the county of Stafford, 4 miles (N. E. by E.) from Walsall.

Notice the Hundred is the same as in the census. Hundreds were small administrative districts in a county and used in the 1841 census.

Great Barr is in the sub-registration district of Aldridge, registration district of Walsall.

Ozibird

Ozibird Report 24 Sep 2013 01:07

look who's also living in South Offlow.

1841 England Census
Name: John Lee
Age: 55
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1786
Gender: Male
Civil Parish: Aldridge
Hundred: South Offlow
County/Island: Staffordshire
Country: England
Street Address:
Registration District: Walsall
Sub-registration District: Aldridge
Piece: 977
Book: 1
Folio: 28
Page Number: 19
Household Members:
John Lee abt 1786 Aldridge, Staffordshire - Independant (meaning he's not living off the parish)
Maria Lee abt 1781 Aldridge, Staffordshire
Mary Cox abt 1816 Aldridge, Staffordshire - female servant

Gins

Gins Report 24 Sep 2013 07:44

Something a little odd about this family? I don't have time to look just now, will check in later


1851 England Census

Name:George Priest

Age:16

Estimated Birth Year:abt 1835

Relation:Son

Father's Name:Charles Daniel

Mother's Name:Sarah Daniel

Gender:M (Male)

Where born:Pleck, Staffordshire, England

Civil Parish:Walsall
Town:Walsall

County/Island:Staffordshire
Country:England

Registration District:Walsall

Sub-registration District:Walsall
ED, institution, or vessel:1da

Household Schedule Number:44
Piece:2023
Folio:119
Page Number:13

Name

Charles Daniel 34
Sarah Daniel 37
Charles Daniel 4
Israel Daniel 1
Sarah Perritt 17
George Priest 16
James Priest 13
Jane Priest 8

The names above all look like 'Priest' to me?


Births Dec 1849
------------------------------------------------
PREECE Israel Wallsall 17 261




1861 England Census

Name:Charles Preast

Age:12

Estimated Birth Year:abt 1849

Relation:Son

Father's Name:George Preast

Mother's Name:Jane Preast

Gender:Male

Where born:Pleck, Staffordshire, England

Civil Parish:Walsall Foreign

Ecclesiastical parish:St John

Town:Walsall

County/Island:

Country:England

Registration District:Walsall
Sub-registration District:Walsall

ED, institution, or vessel:21
Household Schedule Number:21
Piece:2014
Folio:84
Page Number:5


Name

George Preast 25
Jane Preast 24
Charles Preast 12
Sarah Preast 2
Jane Preast 18 <<Sister