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Searching Husband's father

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ArgyllGran Report 19 Mar 2013 17:38

Maybe this one, in Leicester, not too far from Peterborough:

Deaths Dec 1872 (>99%)
Sharpe Maria 31 Leicester 7a 117


Nikhila Report 23 Mar 2013 14:26


Thank you Fredk I was going in totally the wrong direction
Need to find John's parents next

Chris Ho :)

Chris Ho :) Report 23 Mar 2013 15:04

Marriages Jun 1859 (>99%)
Brandon Maria Whittlesey 3b 917
Sharpe John Whittlesey 3b 917

(above Cert., should help)

Chris :)

County Cambridgeshire
Place Thorney
Church St Mary and St Botolph
RegisterNumber 254
BaptismDate 12 May 1861
Forename William
Sex M
FatherForename John
MotherForename Maria
FatherSurname SHARPE
Abode Thorney
FatherOccupation Labourer

(from below link)

THARP, John Head Married M 24 1837 Agricultural Labourer
Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire
THARP, Maria Wife Married F 18 1843 Labourers Wife
Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire
THARP, Eliza Ann Daughter F 2 1859
Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire
Piece: 1046
Folio: 83b
Page: 7
Registration District: Whittlesey
Civil Parish: Whittlesey
Municipal Borough:
Address: North Side, Whittlesey
County: Cambridgeshire


ErikaH Report 2 Apr 2013 08:29


Cynthia Report 2 Apr 2013 08:37

I have sent Nikhila/Jean a friendly pm to explain why it will be easier for everyone, herself included, if she could keep to just one thread on this family.




Nikhila Report 2 Apr 2013 17:01

Thanks again. I hope this is what I am supposed to do. I am looking for the parents of James Charles Dunbar born Liverpool. I have been given John Dunbar named in James Charles baptism in 1862 and Thomas named in James Charles marriage record in .1887

I have had not been able to get any further with my search . Can anyone help.


patchem Report 2 Apr 2013 17:52

I proposed this on the thread that GlitterBaby started for you:

Does John die, Jane remarry, and this is family in 1871? He gets name of original father wrong.
(Only I cannot see a suitable death)
Marriages Jun 1869
Dunbar Jane Liverpool 8b 284
HAMPSON Henry Liverpool 8b 284

This census fits in with Liverpool/Kirkdale
1871 England Census
James Dunbar Age: 7 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1864
Relation: Stepson
Mother's name: Jane Hampson
Gender: Male
Where born: Liverpool Civil parish: Kirkdale Ecclesiastical parish: St Paul
Town: Liverpool County/Island: Lancashire
Country: England
Registration district: West Derby Sub-registration district: Toxteth Park
ED, institution, or vessel: 109 Household schedule number: 241 Piece: 3828 Folio: 80 Page Number: 42
Henry Hampson 40 xxxxDealer
Jane Hampson 38 dressmaker Holywood?
William Dunbar 11
James Dunbar 7
Margaret Hampson 6
Margaret Sinclair 16
Source Citation: Class: RG10; Piece: 3828; Folio: 80; Page: 42; GSU roll: 841918.

1861 England Census
John Dauber [John Dunbar] Age: 31 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1830
Relation: Head
Spouse's Name: Jane Dauber
Gender: Male Where born: Ireland
Civil parish: Everton Ecclesiastical parish: Christchurch
County/Island: Lancashire Country: England
Registration district: West Derby Sub-registration district: Everton
ED, institution, or vessel: 45 Household schedule number: 215 Piece: 2717 Folio: 114 Page Number: 36
John Dauber 31 porter Ireland
Jane Dauber 27 Ireland
Thomas Dauber 4
William Dauber 1
Mary Carson 18
James Carson 20
Source Citation: Class: RG 9; Piece: 2717; Folio: 114; Page: 36; GSU roll: 543018.

Thomas Dunbar
Birth Date: 12 Jun 1857
Baptism Date: 8 Jul 1857
Parish: Liverpool St Peter
Father's Name: John Dunbar police officer??
Mother's name: Jane Dunbar


patchem Report 2 Apr 2013 18:00

James Charles not with them?:
England Census
Henry Hampson Age: 50
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1831 Relation: Head
Spouse's Name: Jane Hampson
Gender: Male Where born: Leigh, Lancashire, England
Civil parish: Kirkdale County/Island: Lancashire
Country: England
Street Address: 195 Stanley Rd
Condition as to marriage: Married Occupation: Shopkeeper (Grocer)
Registration district: West Derby Sub-registration district: Kirkdale
ED, institution, or vessel: 40 Piece: 3683 Folio: 84 Page Number: 32
Henry Hampson 50
Jane Hampson 46
Thomas Dunbar 23
William Dunbar 21
Margaret J. Hampson 11
Alfred Hampson 4
Thomas Patten 20
George Walley 21
Maria Cooney 15
Source Citation: Class: RG11; Piece: 3683; Folio: 84; Page: 32; GSU roll: 1341882.