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1891 Cenus look up for Gilson - Martha/ Minnie

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Esta Report 2 Jun 2013 00:21

Please would someone be kind enough to look up a Giles Gilson on the census and let me know if Giles Gilson is married to a Martha or Minnie.

Giles born 1865 in Dunkerton.

Many thanks


GlitterBaby Report 2 Jun 2013 00:31


Name: Giles Gilson
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1865
Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1883
Age at Death: 18
Registration District: Bath
Inferred County: Somerset
Volume: 5c
Page: 433


GlitterBaby Report 2 Jun 2013 00:33

1881 is this him ?

Name: Giles Gilson
Age: 16
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1865
Relation: Son
Father's Name: Benjamin Gilson
Mother's Name: Hester E. Gilson
Gender: Male
Where born: Dunkerton, Somerset, England

Civil Parish: Dunkerton
County/Island: Somerset
Country: England

Street Address: Bath Road

Employment status: View Image
Occupation: Coal Miner

Registration District: Bath
Sub-registration District: Twerton
ED, institution, or vessel: 10
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 2431
Folio: 73
Page Number: 22
Household Members: Name Age
Benjamin Gilson 58
Hester E. Gilson 56
Benjamin Gilson 20
Giles Gilson 16
Hester E. Gilson 13
Worthy E. Gilson 9

When and where do you think he married


jax Report 2 Jun 2013 00:34

If this is the marriage he would only have been 15

Marriages Sep 1880 (>99%)

Gilson Giles Bristol 6a 153
HUDSON Martha Bristol 6a 153
Jones Minnie Bristol 6a 153
Stephens Henry William C Bristol 6a 153


Esta Report 2 Jun 2013 00:36

See your point - I'll go back and have another look at the birth cert.


jax Report 2 Jun 2013 00:39

The one on that marriage married Martha and was born 1851ish


jax Report 2 Jun 2013 00:47

Ancestry has it as Gilson but I cannot C&P from there at the moment

Household transcription
1901 census

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Person: GIBSON, Giles
Address: 29, Montague Street, Bristol

GIBSON, Giles Head Married M 50 1851 Butcher
Somerset VIEW
GIBSON, Martha Wife Married F 45 1856
Bristol VIEW


GlitterBaby Report 2 Jun 2013 00:52

Ancestry has the 1881 as GIBSON

Class: RG11; Piece: 2498; Folio: 27; Page: 3; GSU roll: 1341602.

Chris Ho :)

Chris Ho :) Report 2 Jun 2013 06:34

County Somerset
Place Holcombe
Church St Andrew
RegisterNumber 32
BaptismDate 09 Feb 1851
Forename Giles
Sex M
FatherForename Alfred
MotherForename Mary Anne
FatherSurname GILSON
Abode Holcombe
FatherOccupation Butcher

GIBSON, Alfred Head Married M 24 1827 Butcher
GIBSON, Mary Ann Wife Married F 23 1828
GIBSON, Mary Daughter F 1 1850
GIBSON, Giles Son M 0 (2 MOS) 1851
Piece: 1933
Folio: 16
Page: 25
Registration District: Shepton Mallet
Civil Parish: Holcombe
Municipal Borough:
Address: Street, Holcombe
County: Somersetshire

County Somerset
Place Holcombe
Church St Andrew
RegisterNumber 34
MarriageDate 10 Aug 1846
GroomForename Alfred
GroomSurname GILSON
GroomAge 19
GroomCondition Bachelor
GroomOccupation Butcher
GroomAbode Holcombe
BrideForename Mary Anne
BrideSurname MOORE
BrideAge 19
BrideCondition Spinster
BrideOccupation Dressmaker
BrideAbode Holcombe
GroomFatherForename Giles
GroomFatherSurname GILSON
GroomFatherOccupation Butcher
BrideFatherForename Emanuel
BrideFatherSurname MOORE
BrideFatherOccupation Plasterer and Tiler
WitnessOneForename George
WitnessOneSurname COOPER
WitnessTwoForename Laura
WitnessTwoSurname BAKER
Notes Banns

Chris :)

County Somerset
Place Dunkerton
Church All Saints
RegisterNumber 737
BurialDate 15 Jun 1883
Forename Giles
Surname GILSON
Age 18
Abode Dunkerton

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