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juju Report 9 Jan 2010 21:17

Please can anyone help me at all?
I'm looking for any info on my Grandma "Nellie" seddon (ellen or elanor) nee Bucannon or a varient of that. she was born around 1909/10. I cannot find anything on the 1911 cencus either. she married my grandad douglas vincent seddon approx in the early 1930's......or anything of the Seddons from around the gorton area, they seem to be an illusive lot :(

Gwyn in Kent

Gwyn in Kent Report 9 Jan 2010 21:32

Name: Douglas V Seddon
Spouse Surname: Buchanan
Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1931
Registration district: Manchester South
Registration county (inferred): Lancashire
Volume Number: 8d
Page Number: 444
Spouse... Eleanor R BUCHANAN

Gwyn in Kent

Gwyn in Kent Report 9 Jan 2010 21:35

Name: Eleanor Rose Seddon
Birth Date: 25 Dec 1904
Death Registration Month/Year: Feb 1993
Age at death (estimated): 88

Registration district: Manchester
Inferred County: Lancashire
Register number: D46B
District and Subdistrict: 0061D
Entry number: 200

Perhaps a corresponding birth....?

Births Mar 1905

Buchanan Eleanor Rose ...Chorlton 8c 827

Gwyn in Kent

Gwyn in Kent Report 23 Oct 2011 16:52

just looking.....

Gwyn in Kent

Gwyn in Kent Report 23 Oct 2011 16:58

It is thought that Eleanor was born on Christmas Day 1904 and her mother was Ann.
Can someone please help find them in 1911 so the poster can learn more about that line?



LindainHerriotCountry Report 23 Oct 2011 18:49

WOODS, Charles Henry Head Married M 49 1862 Carter Blakeley Lanc VIEW
WOODS, Margaret Wife Married
16 years F 49 1862 Levenshulme Lanc VIEW
BUCHANAN, Annie Boarder Widow F 33 1878 Waitress Hotel Crewe Cheshire VIEW
BUCHANAN, Nellie Daughter F 6 1905 Levenshulme Lanc VIEW
ARMSTRONG, Albert Visitor Widower M 49 1862 Carter Manchester Lanc VIEW
RG number:
RG14 Piece:
23759 Reference:
RG14PN23759 RG78PN1378B RD464 SD2 ED58 SN343

Registration District:
Chorlton Sub District:
Ardwick Enumeration District:
58 Parish:
South Manchester

1 Grantley ST County:

On the image next to Annie's name, it says she had one child, still alive i.e Nellie


juju Report 30 Dec 2012 13:02

Thank you both, I did look & went to find her birth certificate. Yes all of the above is correct Eleanor aka Nellie was born Christmas day 1904. I'm searching her birth records more's to the point John Buchanan, her father.
Apologies I've not said thank you sooner I've only recently picked up on my genealogy :-)