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Emily Roberts Nee??????????

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James

James Report 5 Jun 2014 16:28

I have been trying to find my grandmothers maiden name for best part of three years. with no luck , I know some kind folks gave me a lot of info, but becoming poorly I gave up, well the medical profession have done good things so here I go again. the family were living in Birmingham 1 back of 27 Cox Street West, Balsall Heath.in
1911 Having 3 Daughters Gertrude, Maude, Edith May, and 1 son Walter Raymond my aunt's and uncle. I would love to close this part of my search so to move on.

Kindest Regards
James W Gadney

GlitterBaby

GlitterBaby Report 5 Jun 2014 16:36

1911 - I presume this family


Name: Henry Roberts
Age in 1911: 49 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1862
Relation to Head: Head Gender: Male Birth Place: Codsall, Staffordshire
ivil Parish: Balsall Heath County/Island: Worcestershire Country: England
Street address: 1 Back 27 Cox Street, West Balsall Heath
Years Married: 22 Estimated Marriage Year: 1889
Occupation: Plasterer's Labourer Registration district: Kings Norton Registration District Number: 383 Sub-registration district: Balsall Heath ED, institution, or vessel: 3 Household schedule number: 69 Piece: 17887 Household Members:
Name Age
Henry Roberts 49
Emily Roberts 39
Gertrude Roberts 19
Maud Roberts 14
Edith May Roberts 9
Walter Raymond Roberts 4



So have you found them in 1901 ?

Andrew

Andrew Report 5 Jun 2014 16:43

One of the childrens birth certs should tell you

eg


England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915
about Walter Raymond Roberts




Name:Walter Raymond Roberts
Date of Registration:Apr-May-Jun 1906
Registration district:King's Norton
Inferred County Worcestershire
Volume:6c
Page:437

Andy

greyghost

greyghost Report 5 Jun 2014 16:45

Is this your family? Would have helped if you had posted the census or at least given some ages of the family

1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription

First name(s) Last name Relationship Marital condition Gender Age Birth year Birth place Occupation
HENRY ROBERTS HEAD - Male 49 1862 CODSALL STAFFS PLASTERS LABOURER
EMILY ROBERTS WIFE - Female 39 1872 BIRMINGHAM DOMESTIC DUTIES AT HOME
GERTRUDE ROBERTS DAUGHTER SINGLE Female 19 1892 BIRMINGHAM LEARNING TAILORING
MAUD ROBERTS DAUGHTER - Female 14 1897 BIRMINGHAM L LACE SPINNING
EDITH MAY ROBERTS DAUGHTER - Female 9 1902 BIRMINGHAM BALSALL HEATH
WALTER RAYMOND ROBERTS SON - Male 4 1907 BIRMINGHAM BALSALL HEATH

Andrew

Andrew Report 5 Jun 2014 16:47

1911 says married 22 years.

This would fit

Surname First name(s) District Vol Page

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Marriages Jun 1888 (>99%)
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------


ELCOCK Emily Wolverhampton 6b 715
Roberts Henry Wolverhampton 6b 715


Sadly, also says 12 children born of whom 8 had died.

Andy

greyghost

greyghost Report 5 Jun 2014 16:48

1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription

First name(s) Last name Relationship to head Marital condition Gender Age Birth year Occupation Birth place
HENRY J ROBERTS HEAD MARRIED Male 40 1861 BRICKLAYER CATSHILL, STAFFORDSHIRE
EMILY ROBERTS WIFE MARRIED Female 29 1872 - BIRMINGHAM
GERTRUDE ROBERTS DAUGHTER SINGLE Female 9 1892 - BIRMINGHAM
MAUD ROBERTS DAUGHTER SINGLE Female 4 1897 - BIRMINGHAM
MARY A RICHARDS BOARDER MARRIED Female 32 1869 LAUNDRESS ICOMBE, GLOUCESTERSHIRE
MABEL J RICHARDS BOARDER SINGLE Female 42 1859 - BIRMINGHAM, WORCESTERSHIRE I

First name(s) HENRY J
Last name ROBERTS
Relationship to head HEAD
Marital condition MARRIED
Gender Male
Age 40
Birth year 1861
Occupation BRICKLAYER
Birth town CATSHILL
Birth county STAFFORDSHIRE
Birth place -
House number 23
House name -
Street JAKEMAN WALK
Parish BALSALL HEATH
Town -
County Worcestershire
Country ENGLAND
Municipal ward BALSALL HEATH
Parliamentary borough EDGBASTON
Registration district KINGS NORTON
Series RG13
Piece number 2812

Chris Ho :)

Chris Ho :) Report 5 Jun 2014 16:53

http://www.genesreunited.com.au/boards/board/ancestors/thread/1276500

(above relating)

Chris :)

safc

safc Report 5 Jun 2014 17:01

Staffordshire Marriage indexes for the years: 1888
Surname Forename(s) Surname Forename(s) Church / Register Office Registers At Reference
ELCOCK Emily INGRAM John Himley, St Michael Cannock Chase C22/1/96


Marriages Jun 1888 (>99%)
EDWARDS Eliza Wolverhampton 6b 715
ELCOCK Emily Wolverhampton 6b 715
INGRAM John Wolverhampton 6b 715
Roberts Henry Wolverhampton 6b 715

greyghost

greyghost Report 5 Jun 2014 17:03

All info that has been found before, and advice was given previously to get one of the birth certificates.

Reggie

Reggie Report 6 Jun 2014 09:33

Just get a copy of the the birth cert of whichever of your parents was her child.

It will cost £9.25 including postage if order on line from............

www.gro.gov.uk/GRO/content/certificates/default.asp

Flip

Flip Report 6 Jun 2014 12:28

Numerous people have already said this, you need a birth certificate - it's the only way you're going to find out. There's no obvious marriage, but they may not have married - he's considerably older so could have been married previously.

There's even conflicting versions of your grandfathers name - when your mother married in 1922 she named him as John Henry Roberts, deceased carman. When your uncle married in 1933 he named him as Henry John Roberts, deceased carter. Both were married from same address as 1911 census, so I know the marriages are correct.

There's no obvious death 1911-22 for the right age/area that I can see.

EVEIE

EVEIE Report 6 Jun 2014 18:45

the 1888 marriage would made emily 16 wen wed ???

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 6 Jun 2014 20:51

Eveie - safc has already disproved that marriage, see above.

Mavis

Mavis Report 7 Jun 2014 09:22



the Marriage was in 1909


Name:
Emily Gardner
[Emily Taylor]

Gender:
Female

Birth Year:
abt 1872

Marriage Date:
3 Oct 1909

Marriage Age:
37

Marriage Place:
Deritend, St John The Baptist, Warwickshire, England

Spouse:
Henry John Roberts

Spouse Gender:
Male

Spouse Marriage Age:
48

Father:
Henry Thomas Taylor

Spouse's Father:
James Roberts

Reference Number:
DRO 1

Archive Roll:
611

Emily Taylor = Harry Gardner June Q 1889

they are both Hawkers in Birmingham 1891

Mavis

Flip

Flip Report 7 Jun 2014 09:55

I'm sure I've looked at this family in the past - a tree on ancestry gives her father born 1851 Yardley - 1907 Brimingham who married in 1871 to Emma Russell, but a note says she was recorded as Emily rather than Emma.

Great find Mavis :-D

James

James Report 14 Jun 2014 16:56

Many Thanks to you all, I'm sorry I failed to complete my justification of the situation , as I explained my health made it impossible to follow on with the search, I assure you it was not my intention to waste any ones time, if I have inconvenienced you please accept my sincere apologies.

Kind regards James W Gadney