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stephen little born about 1874

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Sally Report 10 Dec 2012 21:33

thank you for your help

much apprecited


patchem Report 10 Dec 2012 21:29

They married in Kensington, Stephen born in Farnham, and in Wiltshire by 1881.
She died between 1874 and 1881. So should be aged 22 to 29.
Cannot see an immediately obvious Mary Ann Little death. If she was just Mary Little, there are rather a lot, but again, nothing obvious.


Lynski Report 10 Dec 2012 21:25

groom's name: Stephen Little
groom's birth date: 1844
groom's age: 27
bride's name: Mary Ann Walden
bride's birth date: 1852
bride's age: 19
marriage date: 23 Jul 1871
marriage place: St. Andrew'S Church, Kensington, Middlesex, England
groom's father's name: George Little
bride's father's name: John Walden
groom's marital status: Single
bride's marital status: Single
indexing project (batch) number: M01474-0
system origin: England-EASy
source film number: 597795

Groom's father is George Little??


MarieCeleste Report 10 Dec 2012 21:24

His parents' marriage:

London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921

Name: Stephen Little - soldier.
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1844
Age: 27
Spouse Name: Mary Ann Walden
Spouse Age: 19
Record Type: Marriage
Event Date: 23 Jul 1871
Parish: Kensal Green St Andrew and St Philip
Borough: Kensington and Chelsea
Father Name: George Little - Labourer
Spouse Father Name: John Walden - Gardener
Register Type: Parish Register

Bride and groom hadn't been married before. Both gave address as 13 Southam Street.

Witnesses: Charles King and Martha King.


Lynski Report 10 Dec 2012 21:23

Marriages Jun 1895 (>99%)
Ayliffe Alice Elizabeth Kingston 2a 616
****Batson Alice Mary Kingston 2a 616
Finch William Goring Kingston 2a 616
****Little Stephen Kingston 2a 616


Sally Report 10 Dec 2012 21:22

his mother mary ann walden was 19 years of age when she married stephen little in 1871 kensal green


patchem Report 10 Dec 2012 21:19

How old was she (the mother) on the marriage certificate (or her birth certificate year?)


patchem Report 10 Dec 2012 21:17

1901 England Census
Stephen Little Age: 26 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1875
Relation: Head Spouse's Name: Alice M Little
Gender: Male Where born: Aldershot, Surrey, England
Civil parish: Kingston on Thames Ecclesiastical parish: Kingston Hill St Paul
Town: Kingston on Thames County/Island: Surrey Country: England
Registration district: Kingston Sub-registration district: Kingston
ED, institution, or vessel: 20 Household schedule number: 364 Piece: 664 Folio: 182 Page Number: 54
Stephen Little 26
Alice M Little 32
Olive A M Little 5 Months
Source Citation: Class: RG13; Piece: 664; Folio: 182; Page: 54.


Sally Report 10 Dec 2012 21:16

ok thanks

looks like he married alice then, thank you very much.

the other question i was looking for an answer to was when his mother died ?


Sally Report 10 Dec 2012 21:14

i cannot find anything else on stephen other then his birth and 1881 census, dont even know when he died ??


patchem Report 10 Dec 2012 21:13

Think it says 37 NOT 57
Stephen Little Age in 1911: 57
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1854 Relation to Head: Head
Gender: Male Birth Place: Aldershot, Hampshire, England
Civil parish: Poole County/Island: Dorset
Country: England Street Address: Lyell Rd, Upper Parkstone, Highbury, Dorset Marital Status: Married Occupation: Labourer General
Registration district: Poole
Registration District Number: 261 Sub-registration district: Canford
ED, institution, or vessel: 8 Household schedule number: 173 Piece: 12271
Stephen Little 57
Alice Mary Little 42
Olive Alice Winifred Little 10
Doris Frances Grace Little 8
Stephen Little 66 Wroughton Wilts
Source Citation: Class: RG14; Piece: 12271; Schedule Number: 173; .


Sally Report 10 Dec 2012 21:09

he had a sister called elizabeth little born 1872-1941 and she is my great grandmother,


Lynski Report 10 Dec 2012 21:05

1881 census -

LITTLE, Thomas Head Married M 45 1836 Platelayers Labourer Wroughton, Wiltshire VIEW
LITTLE, Emma Wife Married F 43 1838 Ogbourne, Wiltshire VIEW
LITTLE, Elizabeth Niece Single F 9 1872 Scholar Pancras, Middlesex VIEW
LITTLE, Stephen Nephew Single M 7 1874 Scholar Farnham, Surrey VIEW
LITTLE, Stephen Brother Widower M 35 1846 General Labourer Wroughton, Wiltshire VIEW

Piece: 2020
Folio: 88
Page: 1
Registration District: Highworth
Civil Parish: Swindon
Municipal Borough:
Address: 2, Eastcott Terrace, Swindon
County: Wiltshire


patchem Report 10 Dec 2012 21:04

How have you got back to this family?

Did he die immediately after 1881 census?


Sally Report 10 Dec 2012 21:01

he is in 1881 census aged 7 and it would be in surrey


Lynski Report 10 Dec 2012 20:58

Have you found them in any census?


Lynski Report 10 Dec 2012 20:58


Births Jun 1874 (>99%)
LITTLE Stephen Farnham 2a 98

The district Farnham spans the boundaries of the counties of Hampshire, Surrey and Sussex


Sally Report 10 Dec 2012 20:55

his mother is mary walden and his father also called stephen


Sally Report 10 Dec 2012 20:54

i have him born abt 1874 in farnham surrey


Lynski Report 10 Dec 2012 20:53

Marriages Sep 1871 (>99%)
Little Stephen Kensington 1a 238
Walden Mary Ann Kensington 1a 238