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Zoe

Zoe Report 14 Mar 2006 23:42

John Is this the 1901 you refer to? he is the wrong age but sometimes people fibbed! 5 Seaford Street Head a Compositor Printer Eliza F Reed abt 1842 Blackfreard, London, England Widow St Pancras London Elizabeth Reed abt 1892 Islington, London, England Daughter St Pancras London Fredk Reed abt 1863 Barnet, Hertfordshire, England Head St Pancras London Fredk Reed abt 1894 Islington, London, England Son St Pancras London Reginald Reed abt 1900 St Pancras, London, England Son St Pancras London Susan Reed abt 1862 Islington, London, England Wife St Pancras London ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 1901 2 Canterbury Place*Same address as marriage** Head is a general lab Annie Kemp abt 1886 Battersea, Surrey, England Daughter Battersea London Clara Kemp abt 1895 Battersea, Surrey, England Daughter Battersea London Florence Kemp abt 1899 Battersea, Surrey, England Daughter Battersea London Florence E Kemp abt 1879 Lambeth, Surrey, England Daughter-in-law Battersea London Rose Kemp abt 1851 Bramfield, Hampshire, England Wife Battersea London William Kemp abt 1851 Bromley, Kent, England Head Battersea London Wm C Kemp abt 1877 Penge, Surrey, England Son Battersea London **Who does it say are Annie's parents are on the birth cert?** Zoe

The Hrt Man

The Hrt Man Report 15 Mar 2006 13:50

hello zoe annie florence kemps parents on her birth cert father goerge robert kemp occ carman mother annie kemp nee muliner i thought that the frederick reed was to young on the 1901 census as well i have other frederick reeds born around the same time and area but no fathers i have a frederick reed who is the perfect match but it is spelt read he is on ancestry rg12/73 ontherg13/417 she is living with frederick(son)on the wandswort rd lambeth john

Zoe

Zoe Report 15 Mar 2006 15:17

John remind me on the marriage cert remind me of address and Annie's fathers name can't seem to find your first post for looking Can you post details of Annie in census please if you have them Zo

Zoe

Zoe Report 15 Mar 2006 15:34

Joan Could you please post the 1881 details having some prob finding them thanks Zoe

Zoe

Zoe Report 15 Mar 2006 15:58

Joan Just having a look, do you have her birth cert or marriage cert. If so could you post details Thanks Zoe

Zoe

Zoe Report 15 Mar 2006 16:06

Joan Do you have this~ I suppose Edith is Mary or do you think she maybe Ellen.. 17 Thomas Street Head is a Comb Grinder Ada Doughty abt 1890 York, Yorkshire, England Daughter St Nicholas Yorkshire Alice Doughty abt 1886 Sheffield, Yorkshire, England Daughter St Nicholas Yorkshire Charles Doughty abt 1881 York, Yorkshire, England Son St Nicholas Yorkshire Edith Doughty abt 1876 York, Yorkshire, England Daughter St Nicholas Yorkshire Frank Doughty abt 1888 Sheffield, Yorkshire, England Son St Nicholas Yorkshire Henry Doughty abt 1883 York, Yorkshire, England Son St Nicholas Yorkshire Mary A Doughty abt 1851 Scotland Wife St Nicholas Yorkshire William Doughty abt 1854 York, Yorkshire, England Head St Nicholas Yorkshire

Zoe

Zoe Report 15 Mar 2006 16:37

OK Joan talk later!! now have found the first marriage ref Marriages Jun 1875 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Bycroft Mary Ann York 9d 56 John Sharp on same page! +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Marriage number 2 Marriages Jun 1880 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- DOUGHTY Robert Henry York 9d 112 SHARP Mary Ann York 9d 112 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ So Mary and Ellen have the same father then! based on birth years! Births Mar 1876 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Sharp Mary York 9d 50 Zoe

The Hrt Man

The Hrt Man Report 15 Mar 2006 16:49

hello zoe annie florence kemp born 23 jan 1890 father goerge robert kemp occ carman mother annie kemp formaly muliner 6 may foale cottages battersea wandsworth 1901 census ancestry rg13/454 goerge r kemp 55 cater builders carm kent penge john

Zoe

Zoe Report 15 Mar 2006 16:53

Joan Have looked and looked I'm just wondering if she was maybe visiting relatives in Scotalnd or something ~ I'm prob way out. But have searched all Ellen's born 1877 +/- 2 born Fulford and York and also looked under all Sharp's and Doughty's well this is a mystery!! Zo

Rachel

Rachel Report 15 Mar 2006 16:58

Hi Zoe thanks for the offer of help. My mystery involves a missing rellie.... I am searching for a George Alfred Owen. Born abt. 1816 New Gate Street Saint Andrew Holborn Christened 17/11/1816. Parents Thomas Owen and Amelia Plank. Amelias Death cert gives George as Informant living withThomas and previously Amelia at 15 Charles Place Shadwell in January 1851. By the time the census happened on 31/3/1851 another family is living there and there is no sign of George or Thomas anywhere on the 1851 census. Thomas was born abt. 1774 and was an Engraver by trade. Thank you for any time you may give in trying to find him for me. Rachel

The Hrt Man

The Hrt Man Report 15 Mar 2006 18:34

hello zoe i had this found on ancestry a couple of years ago rg12/73 frederick read head 50 plumber westminster london elizabeth wife 49 wife frederick son 30 printerwestminster london clara m dau in law 28 sevenoaks kent frederick j reed grandson 1 lambeth london right time right place wrong name can you see if the spelling is wrong john

Alan

Alan Report 15 Mar 2006 19:40

Zoe Here's my mystery.... A family in 1851: Joseph Eveson head greengrocer 26 London, Smithfield (my ggg-) Eliza Elizabeth Eveson wife 27 Bath, Somerset (my ggg-) Joseph Eveson son 1 Surrey, Christchurch (my gg-) Susan Beale Wife's Mother 66 former laundress Bath Somerset (my gggg-) I can't find them in 1861. Joseph (the son) appears again in 1871, married. Where on earth are they in 1861????? It's driving me mad. They're hidden somewhere with a mistranscription.... I'll mail you a Mars bar if you find any of them in 1861 :o) Alan

Zoe

Zoe Report 16 Mar 2006 02:06

John The spelling error is nothing much to worry about if all else fits..I have had various weird spellings of names in my tree on census! Lots of people couldn't read or write so someone else wrote it and spelt it how they thought it should be!~that's why ther are many spelling errors with peoples ancestors! I will check over the next few days to see if there is a Frederck Read of that birth place and year in previous censuses.. It seems too right to be wrong!! Zoe

Jeannie

Jeannie Report 16 Mar 2006 08:07

hi zoe, still looking forsamuel sears born abt 1875, but dont know where, got his marriage cert, m euphemia bates 12th aug1902 four children , found his death 1915 blackburn lancs, where he lived from being married. he did not come from b/burn, on the m cert his father s name is george perkins, i have looked at all samuels in 1901 census only one not married ,the one from shelsley beauchamp, but cant trace his past as well, would be grateful of your help zoe, regards jean

Maud

Maud Report 16 Mar 2006 13:36

I have a very long standing mystery that I have almost given up resolving. I cannot find any trace of birth details for my late husband`s mother. Her name was stated to be BLANCHE EILEEN MITCHELL age 21 in 1913 when she married. She stated her father to be John Mitchell a Sgt Major in the Cameron Highlanders. I have tried all known sources searching for her birth, but without success. Also have been unable to trace her father as having been in the Cameron Highlanders. Should anyone solve this mystery, they will have my undying thanks and appreciation. My son is desperate to know just who his paternal grandmother was and learn about her family.

Zoe

Zoe Report 16 Mar 2006 14:21

Rachel Do you ahve George in any censuses? What was his occupation please? Zoe

Zoe

Zoe Report 16 Mar 2006 14:22

Pamela I'm sure I tried to help you on this before with no joy! Sorry Zoe

Zoe

Zoe Report 16 Mar 2006 14:31

Alan Have found family in 1851 could you post details for Joseph in the 1871 census please Thanks Zoe

Zoe

Zoe Report 16 Mar 2006 14:33

Cherylann No joy with that name sorry! Zoe

Zoe

Zoe Report 16 Mar 2006 14:35

Jean Haven't I looked for this before as I said it seems he was born out of wedlock as his fathers surname is different to his.. So it kind of his a dead end if you don't have any info other than a name and occupation! Sorry about that Zoe