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Arthur Sidney Petty

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Margaret in Sussex

Margaret in Sussex Report 6 Dec 2012 17:17

Hello Chris. Thank you. much appreciated.

Arthur had a son born 1894 so 1868 is more likely....... (something wrong some where!!!!!! ) Baptism date feasible tho.
Confirms mothers maiden name too

Chris Ho :)

Chris Ho :) Report 6 Dec 2012 16:23

West Yorkshire, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1910
Name: Arthur Sydney Petty
Birth Date: 27 Sep 1884 (says 1868, Otley)
Parish: Allerton, St Peter
Baptism Date: 12 Apr 1885
Father's Name: James Petty (Farmer)
Mother's Name: Nancy Newell

Chris :)

Margaret in Sussex

Margaret in Sussex Report 6 Dec 2012 16:05

Thank you Jax...... Have not been researching for over 18 mths due to illness.... How these free sites have changed espesially the LDS site.
Regards Margaret


jax Report 6 Dec 2012 16:02

Try Find my past next time...not sure if they are free on Genes or not?


MarieCeleste Report 6 Dec 2012 16:01

Margaret, try another site like this one or Find My Past

Margaret in Sussex

Margaret in Sussex Report 6 Dec 2012 16:00

Thats what I thought Jax but ancestry are asking me for subs.!!!!!


jax Report 6 Dec 2012 15:58

1881 census is free anyway

1881 England Census
about Arthur S. Petty
Name: Arthur S. Petty
Age: 12
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1869
Relation: Son
Father's Name: James Petty
Mother's Name: Nancy Petty
Gender: Male
Where born: Otley, Yorkshire, England

Civil parish: Allerton
County/Island: Yorkshire
Country: England

Street Address: Green Bank

Employment status: View image
Occupation: Worsted Spinner (Half Time)

Registration district: Bradford
Sub-registration district: Wilsden
ED, institution, or vessel: 7
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 4472
Folio: 9
Page Number: 9
Household Members: Name Age
James Petty 35 >>>Farm servant
Nancy Petty 33
Arthur S. Petty 12
Mary Hannah Petty 10
Annie P. Petty 8
Matthew H. Petty 5
Alice Ann Petty 3
Sarah L. Petty

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Margaret in Sussex

Margaret in Sussex Report 6 Dec 2012 15:56

My ancestry subs have expired & can't find where to buy credits As I only need one search am loathe to buy a full subscription. Would some kind person be willing to do a look up for me please.

1881 census
Arthur Sidney Petty born Otley , Yorks. 1869

Am looking for name & occupation of parents.

Thank you Margaret