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Gins Report 2 Nov 2012 18:20

Honora and Norah being the same person?

1871 - 1876 is a bit out?



Geraldine Report 2 Nov 2012 18:24

sorry just back now


Geraldine Report 2 Nov 2012 18:30


yes james fox on census from is Norah 1911 & 1901 ( Honora) father and 2 sisters mallow and glanworth


Geraldine Report 2 Nov 2012 18:35

church baptism record Honora fox

02/04/1871 parents james fox and julia carey


Geraldine Report 2 Nov 2012 23:38

i found out that norah fox married cornelius riordan mallow co cork 1894 .

But by 1901 norah riordan is living in england in the 1901 census in middlesex Acton , aged 25 but single is down

she then marries thomas sullivan as norah o riordan in 1901 in southwark london in April qrt.

will need marriage cert ......

norah 1st husband must have died


Geraldine Report 3 Nov 2012 09:18

Name: Honora L Sullivan
Spouse Surname: Boore
Date of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar 1925
Registration district: Lambeth
Inferred County: Surrey
Volume Number: 1d
Page Number: 265

Is this possilbe Nora sullivan and thomas sulivan daughters marriage


Gins Report 3 Nov 2012 11:02

Looks very much like it is the daughter

England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915
Name: Honora Lucy Sullivan
Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1907
Registration district: Westminster
Inferred County: London
Volume: 1a
Page: 462

England & Wales, Death Index: 1916-2006
Name: Honore L Boore
Birth Date: abt 1907
Date of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec 1934
Age at Death: 27
Registration district: Chelsea
Inferred County: London
Volume: 1a
Page: 446

I cant see the details for the Cornelius Riordan marriage?


Gins Report 3 Nov 2012 11:04

Ooops, found it

Ireland, Civil Registration Marriages Index, 1845-1958
Name: Cornelius Riordan
Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1894
Registration district: Mallow
Volume: 5
Page: 277 (click to see others on page)
FHL Film Number: 101257


Geraldine Report 3 Nov 2012 19:22


thanks :-D


Geraldine Report 3 Nov 2012 19:22


thanks :-D


swanseajackcarlos Report 9 Nov 2012 13:03

I'd better dig out my notes (attic) I'm sure there's a fox and Sullivan in the Budd families!


Geraldine Report 12 Nov 2012 12:39

ooh please do thanks


Geraldine Report 10 Dec 2012 11:39

Well marriage cert came to day for Norah Riordan and it NO Match :( it states her father is james Riordan and not john fox

what to do next ?


Geraldine Report 1 Feb 2013 22:43

recived the birth cert for Norah lucy sullivan states mothers maiden name is riordan and not fox ,

i am stumped completely

would david and edward be BIL to thomas sullivan sister if he has one , yet to be found ,


Geraldine Report 1 Feb 2013 22:45

still no marriage record to be found either for norah and thomas sullivan


Geraldine Report 7 May 2013 11:07

I am searching for Mary sullivan daughter born to parents Michael irish born and Mary Ann sullivan about 1887 and her brother thomas 1878 c

I have located them on the 1881 , 1891 census .in the parish of Bermondsey with mother mary ann sullivan missing from the 1891 census possible died , .

On the 1911 census for bermonsedy thomas sullivan is living with norah his wife and his father michael sullivan....

with no clue as to what happened to Mary daughter of michael and mary ann sullivan


ErikaH Report 7 May 2013 11:20

How have you worked back to these people?

Have you PROVED any connections with yourself?


Geraldine Report 7 May 2013 11:36


in the same 1911 census there are two brothers living with this family are edward fox and david fox . would be my ancestors .

Norah who is married to thomas sullivan gives her home address as mallow cork same as ed waard and david also mallow cork irealnd their father is james fox , have these birth certs

found norah marriage cert to Thomas sullivan in 1901 her maiden name is o riordan and her father is james riordan ..

david and edward are down as BIL to head of family , as i am aware he had one only one sister Mary who i can find in or after 1900 .


ErikaH Report 8 May 2013 09:10

That doesn't answer my question..............


Geraldine Report 8 May 2013 10:09

yes reggie i have worked them back