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looking for information on Albert Byatt Barnes

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Linda

Linda Report 17 Jan 2013 18:02

If I understand Sarah and William Lister adopted Louisa and then took care of my grandfather. Is there any information about Louisa's birth parents? Are there any Lister's still around in Cheadle? Thank you for all your help. My grandfather also said his mother was a roller sakter. This is getting more interesting all the time. I will be in London in April and it would be nice if I could find some living relatives Barnes or Lister.
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jax

jax Report 17 Jan 2013 18:43

I have given what I think is Louisa's poss birth registration....I cannot see her listed on the 1891 census, she was'nt with the Lister's

1891 England Census
about Charles Hy Lester
Name: Charles Hy Lester
Age: 4
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1887
Relation: Son
Father's Name: William Lester
Mother's Name: Sarah Lester
Gender: Male
Where born: Alton, Staffordshire, England

Civil parish: Alton
Ecclesiastical parish: St Peter
Town: Alton
County/Island: Staffordshire
Country: England

Registration district: Cheadle
Sub-registration district: Alton
William Lester 40
Sarah Lester 38
George Lester 17
John Wm Lester 9
Charles Hy Lester 4


jax

jax Report 17 Jan 2013 19:04

This is the only one of the three brothers that looks to have had children

1911 England Census
about George Lister
Name: George Lister
Age in 1911: 37
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1874
Relation to Head: Head
Gender: Male
Birth Place: Alton, Staffordshire
Civil parish: Alton and Bradley in the Moors
County/Island: Staffordshire
Country: England
Street Address: Alton, Stoke On Trent
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Quarry Labourer In stone Quarry
Registration district: Cheadle
Registration District Number: 363
Sub-registration district: Alton
ED, institution, or vessel: 2
Household schedule number: 67
Piece: 16670
Household Members: Name Age
George Lister 37
Lucy Lister 39
Charles Edward Lister 4
Elsie May Lister 1
Thomas Weston 58

He died in 1914

Deaths Jun 1914 (>99%)
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Lister George 40 Cheadle 6b 378

You can look for birth, marriages and deaths on freebmd upto approx 1960 ish

http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl

Linda

Linda Report 17 Jan 2013 20:10

is there any information about Louisa's natural parents. Are there any living relatives of the Listers or Barnes? I will be in London in April and it would be nice to find someone.

jax

jax Report 17 Jan 2013 21:11

Linda

If I could have found something I would of posted it, If that is Louisa's birth registration you would need to purchase it to find out who her mother and perhaps father were

To find living relatives use the search trees function top of screen under search...there is someone who Has Elsie Lister 1909 in their tree click on find out more next to the name and send a message.

There are probably Listers and Barnes in Cheadle, but they may not be related at all

Linda

Linda Report 22 Jan 2013 01:38

Thank you for all your help....I will keep looking