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Help me please? Ellis, Park, Downs,

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Rachel Report 22 Jan 2013 03:04

Hey please help..... I am trying to locate any Relatives ?? Mainly to share some missing family links?? Also some photographs mainly of My Grandad Ellis & his family would be fantastic, we have hardly any evidence of his life. All Information will be Fabulous, and greatly appreciated.
His Details:
Granddad Ellis- Arthur N Ellis. Born Jan 1923. His Birth was registered in Chorlton. He Had 3 sons. He lived in Gorton, then Withington till he passed in 1998....

Please help x <3

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Click ADD REPLY button - not this link! Report 22 Jan 2013 06:54

Here's his birth:

Births Mar 1923
Ellis Arthur N Downs Chorlton 8c 1291


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Click ADD REPLY button - not this link! Report 22 Jan 2013 07:09


Marriages Dec 1916
Downs Agnes Ellis Chorlton 8c 1329
Ellis George Downs Chorlton 8c 1329


Births Sep 1920
Ellis George A Downs Chorlton 8c 1477

Births Sep 1921
Ellis Thomas K Downs Chorlton 8c 1527

Births Jun 1924
Ellis Agnes J Downs Chorlton 8c 1252

Births Jun 1925
Ellis Lawrence Downs Manchester S. 8d 254

Births Jun 1928
ELLIS Margery M Downs Manchester S. 8d 236

Births Sep 1933
ELLIS Charles R Downs Manchester S. 8d 148


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Click ADD REPLY button - not this link! Report 22 Jan 2013 07:20

Go to Search at the top and select Search All Trees for these names.



Penny Report 22 Jan 2013 07:42

You will need to send for the marriage cert of George and Agnes to find out their fathers names.

What you need to do is keep looking back at this, to see what info has been suggested and NOT wait for a telephone call. Your telephone number should be delete soonest - its not needed.

Please delete soonest or someone woll ask GR to remove it, and they will probably delete your whole request


Reggie Report 22 Jan 2013 10:49

Who registered the 1998 death?

Have you tried to do any research yourself?


Reggie Report 22 Jan 2013 10:55

This explains 'Park' in the title

Marriages Jun 1953 (>99%)

ELLIS Arthur N PARK Manchester 10e 461


Reggie Report 22 Jan 2013 13:04

Go to 'search' on 'search all trees' in the dropdown.

Then send a message to the other GR member who apparently has him in her tree


Rachel Report 22 Jan 2013 19:09

OMG....... I cannot believe how much you have found for me.... THANK YOU SOOOOO MUCH!!
By the way Related or not YOUR'E Both ANGEL 's!!! Thank you. :-D


Rachel Report 22 Jan 2013 19:15

Question to The first Reply: Is this supposed to of been his birthday?? Only his Birthday is 18/01/1923??

Births Mar 1923
Ellis Arthur N Downs Chorlton 8c 1291


Lynski Report 23 Jan 2013 02:02

His birth was registered in the March Quarter of 1923 which includes January, February and March.


Rachel Report 23 Jan 2013 18:53

My no is deleted oops, new to all this? to be honest i never expected any response sorry!


greyghost Report 23 Jan 2013 19:03

A possibility for Agnes given RD of marriage?? But as suggested the certificate is needed to confirm

1911 census transcription details for: 4 Phillips St Hulme Manchester

National Archive Reference:
RG14PN23874 RG78PN1380A RD464 SD4 ED9 SN178
Reg. District: Chorlton
Sub District: Hulme
Parish: South Manchester
Enum. District: 9
Address: 4 Phillips St Hulme Manchester
County: Lancashire
Name Relation Condition/
Yrs married Sex Age Birth Year Occupation Where Born
DOWNS, John Head Widower M 56 1855 Stone Mason Dublin Ireland
DOWNS, Arthur Son Single M 26 1885 Stone Mason Lancs Manchester
DOWNS, Susannah Daughter Single F 22 1889 Lancs Manchester
DOWNS, Thomas Son Single M 19 1892 Packer Lancs Manchester
DOWNS, Agnes Daughter Single F 18 1893 Cap Maker Lancs Manchester <<<<<<<<<<
DOWNS, James Son Single M 15 1896 Pawnbrokers Assistant Lancs Manchester
DOWNS, William Son M 11 1900 School Lancs Manchester


Reggie Report 23 Jan 2013 23:16


Have you sent a contact message to the other person who has Arthur in a GR tree?


Rachel Report 28 Jan 2013 13:21

I have not sent any messages yet but will be looking into it today. Thank you so much ill keep you posted :-D


Lynski Report 28 Jan 2013 20:44

When you do send a message I would suggest that you delete the automated "can I see your tree" message that is there and write your own outlining who you are looking for.


Rachel Report 2 Feb 2013 20:29

Hey Reggie i can't find arthur in any other GR trees, what am I doing wrong?? :-(