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sarah j radcliffe

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Tracy

Tracy Report 3 Feb 2014 21:27

hi all im trying to find sarah Radcliffe born approx. 1878 in 1881 census this is her in 1891



Name:
Sarah J Radcliffe

Age:
14

Estimated Birth Year:
abt 1877

Relation:
Servant

Gender:
Female

Where born:
Leigh on Bedford, Lancashire, England



Civil Parish:
Barton

Ecclesiastical parish:
Christchurch

Town:
Eccles

County/Island:
Lancashire

Country:
England




Street Address:

Occupation:

Condition as to marriage:

Education:

Employment status:








Registration District:
Barton Upon Irwell

Sub-registration District:
Barton

ED, institution, or vessel:
11a

Neighbors:


Piece:
3154

Folio:
6

Page Number:
6

Household Members:


Name

Age


William Parkes
54

Rachael Parkes
55

Florence C Parkes
20

Sarah

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 3 Feb 2014 21:41

Better set out from FMP makes it easier to read


1891 census transcription details for: 180, Liverpool Road, *, Eccles

National Archive Reference:
RG number: RG12
Piece: 3154
Folio: 6
Page: 6
Reg. District: Barton upon Irwell
Sub District: Barton
Parish: *
Enum. District: 11
Ecclesiastical District: Christchurch
City/Municipal Borough: Eccles
Address: 180, Liverpool Road, *, Eccles
County: Lancashire
Name Relation Condition Sex Age Birth Year Occupation , Disability Where Born
PARKES, William Head Married M 54 1837 Grocer
Nantwich, Cheshire
PARKES, Rachael Wife Married F 55 1836
Farnworth, Lancashire
PARKES, Florence C Daughter Single F 20 1871 Drapers Assistant
Lees, Yorkshire
RADCLIFFE, Sarah J Servant Single F 14 1877 Servant Domestic
Leigh, Lancashire, Bedford

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 3 Feb 2014 21:43

Not seeing a birth for her

BeverleyW

BeverleyW Report 3 Feb 2014 21:45

How about this one, place of birth is right

Name: Sarah Ratcliffe
Age: 4
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1877
Relationship to Head: Daughter
Father: Thomas Ratcliffe
Mother: Mary Ratcliffe
Gender: Female
Where born: Bedford, Lancashire, England

Civil Parish: Bedford
County/Island: Lancashire
Country: England

Street Address: Warrington Rd

Occupation: Scholar

Registration District: Leigh
Sub-registration District: Culcheth
ED, institution, or vessel: 11
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 3804
Folio: 11
Page Number: 15
Household Members:
Name Age
Thomas Ratcliffe 28
Mary Ratcliffe 31
William Ratcliffe 8
Sarah Ratcliffe 4
Alice Ratcliffe 1
Walter Sims 30

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 3 Feb 2014 21:46

Could be her marrying in the same area as the 1891 census

The cert should name her father ,if known


Civil Registration event: Marriage

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Name: RADCLIFFE, Sarah Jane
Registration district: Barton upon Irwell
County: Lancashire
Year of registration: 1899
Quarter of registration: Jul-Aug-Sep
Spouse's last name: Not available before 1912
Volume no: 8C
Page no: 1143
MarriageFinder: Sarah Jane Radcliffe married one of the following people:

BAGULEY, William Edward
BOARDMAN, Thomas
ROYLE, Sarah Ellen

Tracy

Tracy Report 3 Feb 2014 21:49

hi Shirley ive got the details of her wedding and her father is not listed

Porkie_Pie

Porkie_Pie Report 3 Feb 2014 21:58

Radcliffe? or Ratcliffe ?

Births Sep 1877
Ratcliffe Sarah Jane Leigh 8c 235

The birth cert should have fathers details but as her marriage doesn't then she was probably illegitimate

Roy

Edit Bedford is in district Leigh

Porkie_Pie

Porkie_Pie Report 3 Feb 2014 22:21

Just a note, If the census posted by BeverleyW 3 Feb 2014 21:45 is correct then you may have the wrong marriage details

She could have married somewere else

Edit How did you get back to her in the 1891 census? See if you can find her with husband on the 1901 and or 1911 census to see if it gives the same birth details.

Roy

Dea

Dea Report 4 Feb 2014 10:43

This looks like the couple from that marriage cert which you have???

1901 census transcription details for: 28, Off Gate Street, Swinton
Print Close

National Archive Reference:
RG number: RG13
Piece: 3654
Folio: 124
Page: 46
Reg. District: Barton upon Irwell
Sub District: Worsley
Parish: Swinton
Enum. District: 11
Ecclesiastical District: St Peters Swinton
City/Municipal Borough:
Address: 28, Off Gate Street, Swinton
County: Lancashire
Name Relation Condition Sex Age Birth Year Occupation , Disability Where Born
BOARDMAN, Thomas Head Married M 24 1877 Coal Miner
Swinton, Lancashire
BOARDMAN, Sarah J Wife Married F 22 1879
Swinton, Lancashire
BOARDMAN, Sarah Daughter F 0 (8 MOS) 1901
Swinton, Lancashire
HOWELL, William Boarder Single M 22 1879 Drawer In Coal Mine
Swinton, Lancashire


Are you quite sure that you have the correct marriage as this one seems to fit - It is in the right area??

Lancashire Marriage indexes for the years: 1899
Surname Forename(s) Surname Forename(s) Church / Register Office Registers At Reference

RATCLIFFE Sarah Jane DARBYSHIRE Joseph Wigan, Register Office or Registrar Attended Wigan & Leigh ROW/95/170



This then looks like the above couple on 1901?? - the age and area of birth fit better??

1901 census transcription details for: 38, Cook Street, Leigh
National Archive Reference:
RG number: RG13
Piece: 3592
Folio: 126
Page: 5
Reg. District: Leigh
Sub District: Leigh
Parish: Leigh
Enum. District: 6
Ecclesiastical District: Pennington (Christ Church)
City/Municipal Borough:
Address: 38, Cook Street, Leigh
County: Lancashire
Name Relation Condition Sex Age Birth Year Occupation , Disability Where Born
DARBYSHIRE, Joseph Head Married M 24 1877 Pork Butcher
Hindley, Lancashire
DARBYSHIRE, Sarah J Wife Married F 24 1877
Leigh, Lancashire
DARBYSHIRE, Annie Daughter Single F 0 (9 MOS) 1901
Leigh, Lancashire


What else do you know about Sarah J please, especially after the marriage?

How have you worked your way back to her?

Dea x

rootgatherer

rootgatherer Report 4 Feb 2014 18:51

If she didn't name a father on her marriage registration then the chances are she was illegitimate and possible lurking under a different surname in 1881 if her mother had married by then.

Do a search of the 1881 with just Sarah Jane and her birth year and place of birth Leigh, I found this one but cannot find then on any other census so the surname may be mistranscribed.

It could be a complete red herring but it is a little unusal for the children not to be listed by age.

1881

Name: Sarah Jane Dennit
Age: 5
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1876
Relationship to Head: Daughter
Father: Thomas Dennit
Mother: Ann Dennit
Gender: Female
Where born: Bedford Leigh, Lancashire, England

Civil Parish: Little Neston
County/Island: Cheshire
Country: England

Street Address: Badgers Butt
Education:

Employment status:

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Occupation: ((Scholar)) Scholar

Registration District: Wirral
Sub-registration District: Neston
ED, institution, or vessel: 4
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 3568
Folio: 61
Page Number: 16
Household Members:
Name Age
Thomas Dennit 30
Ann Dennit 34
Mary Dennit 2
Sarah Jane Dennit 5

Dea

Dea Report 6 Feb 2014 11:00

Nudged up for Tracy.

Dea x

safc

safc Report 6 Feb 2014 11:08

Marriage: 8 Jul 1899 St Peter, Swinton, Lancashire, England
Thomas Boardman - 21, Collier, Bachelor, 39 Wellington Road
Sarah Jane Radcliffe - 20, Winder, Spinster, 36 Gate Street
Groom's Father: James Boardman, Spinner
Witness: Walter Boardman; Sarah Jane Jones
Married by Banns by: Hugh Noel Nowell Curate
Notes: [no name or occupation listed for the Bride's father]
Register: Marriages 1897 - 1903, Page 93, Entry 185
Source: Microfilm held at Manchester Central Library

Dea

Dea Report 6 Feb 2014 13:09

Yes, that's the cert which Tracy seems to have safc but there is another marriage for a Sarah Jane Ratcliffe in 1899 to a Joseph Darbyshire which I have detailed above and that couple seem a better match for the Sarah Jane she is following.

We need some feedback from Tracy to see whether she may have the wrong marriage cert, which I suspect.

We need to know exactly how she has worked her way back to get to these people.

I will send her a pm and ask her to return.

Dea x

Dea

Dea Report 7 Feb 2014 20:45

Tracy has read my pm but no response - such a shame because there is lots of info available online to help her with this :-(

Dea x