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Pauline

Pauline Report 11 May 2019 13:38

Hello
I have John S Cooper from Leeds married Edna Eccles in 1938 Leeds
I am trying to find his parents and am told the Seymore might have run down in the family has a middle name
Thank you

greyghost

greyghost Report 11 May 2019 13:52


England & Wales Marriages 1837-2005

First name(s) JOHN S
Last name COOPER
Marriage quarter 2
Marriage year 1938
Registration month -

MarriageFinder ™
JOHN S COOPER married one of these people
Edna H Eccles
Spouse's last name Eccles
District Leeds North
District number -
County Yorkshire
Country England
Volume 9B
Volume as transcribed 9B
Page number 983


If you obtain a copy of the marriage certificate, it should give you his Father's name and occupation to hopefully help find him.

greyghost

greyghost Report 11 May 2019 13:54

Edna H Cooper's life in 1939
1 Hill View Terrace, Leeds C.B., Yorkshire (West Riding), England

Blackhorn household
(3 people)
First name(s) Last name(s) DOB Sex Occupation Marital status Schedule Schedule Sub Number
Margaret Blackhorn 31 Jul 1858 Female - Widowed 110 1
John S Cooper 25 Mar 1916 Male Market Fruit Salesman Married 110 2
Edna H Cooper 25 Apr 1916 Female Housewife Married 110 3
Ref: RG101/3429G/009/20 Letter Code: KGBO
© Findmypast Ltd

I think that Margaret's surname is actually Blackburn

Maddie

Maddie Report 11 May 2019 13:55

???????

First name(s) EDNA H
Last name ECCLES
Birth year 1916
Birth quarter 2
Registration month -
Mother's maiden name Blackburn
District Leeds
County Yorkshire
Country England

JOHN S
Last name COOPER
Birth year 1916
Birth quarter 2
Registration month -
Mother's maiden name Harrison
District Leeds
County Yorkshire
Country England
Volume 9B
Page 525
Volume 9B
Page 542

JOHN SEYMOUR
Last name COOPER
Gender Male
Birth day 25
Birth month 3
Birth year 1916
Age -
Death quarter 2
Death year 1993
District Leeds
District number 0921C
Register number C3C
Entry number 058

greyghost

greyghost Report 11 May 2019 13:58

His birth

Name: Mother's Maiden Surname:
COOPER, JOHN SEYMOUR HARRISON
GRO Reference: 1916 J Quarter in LEEDS Volume 09B Page 525

Note spelling of Seymour - which is upheld through the rest of the info found.

Maddie

Maddie Report 11 May 2019 14:03

a maybe but you need his marriage cert for fathers name

CHARLES A
Last name COOPER
Marriage quarter 1
Marriage year 1913
Registration month -

Nora E Harrison
Spouse's last name Harrison
District Leeds
District number -
County Yorkshire
Country England
Volume 9B
Volume as transcribed 9B
Page number 825

greyghost

greyghost Report 11 May 2019 14:15

????
Birth
Name: Mother's Maiden Surname:
COOPER, JOSEPH SEYMOUR SEYMOUR
GRO Reference: 1877 D Quarter in LEEDS Volume 09B Page 553

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?????
England & Wales Marriages 1837-2005

Surname First name(s) Spouse District Vol Page
Marriages Jun 1915 (>99%)
Cooper Joseph S Harrison Knaresbro 9a 280
Harrison Annie Cooper Knaresbro 9a 280

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OR (only because it's Leeds)

Surname First name(s) District Vol Page
Marriages Dec 1907 (>99%)
COOPER Joe Leeds 9b 725
HARRISON Kate Alice Leeds 9b 725

greyghost

greyghost Report 11 May 2019 14:19

??
1939 Register
Cooper household
86 Bayswater Road, Leeds C.B., Yorkshire (West Riding), England

(4 people)
First name(s) Last name(s) DOB Sex Occupation Marital status Schedule Schedule Sub Number
Joseph S Cooper 20 Oct 1877 Male Watch Maker Married 287 1
Connie Cooper 22 Jan 1893 Female House Wife Married 287 2

Image actually says Annie (not Connie)

There are 2 closed records over the page on the original - possible that the first listed had a name change to Hardgrave post 1939 register was drawn up


greyghost

greyghost Report 11 May 2019 14:32

Possible births and if so -
Presume Minnie and ? Joseph A are the closed records in 1939

Surname First name(s) Mother District Vol Page
Births Jun 1916 (>99%)
Cooper John S Harrison Leeds 9b 525

Births Sep 1918 (>99%)
Cooper Sidney Harrison Leeds 9b 456

Births Sep 1921 (>99%)
Cooper Minnie Harrison Leeds 9b 564 99%)

Cooper Joseph A Harrison Leeds North 9b 339

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Minnie married George WW Hardgrave Q4 1943 Leeds 9b 462

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? Twins born 1944 - one possibly with middle initial as per one of his Father's and the other middle initial of S

The births can be found on https://www.freebmd.org.uk

greyghost

greyghost Report 11 May 2019 14:52


1911 Census For England & Wales
18 Leopold Terrace Leeds, Leeds, Yorkshire & Yorkshire (West Riding), England


First name(s) Last name Relationship Marital status Sex Age Birth year Occupation Birth place
John Cooper Head Widower Male 78 1833 Retired Inspector Sewerage Yorkshire North Deighton
Amelia Louise Cooper Daughter Single Female 34 1877 Tailoress Wholesale Clothing Yorkshire Rolcliffe Yorks
Joseph S Cooper Son Single Male 33 1878 Shop Assistant Watch And Clock Repairing Yorkshire Leeds
Harriet A Cooper Daughter Single Female 31 1880 - Yorkshire Leeds
William A Cooper Son Single Male 26 1885 Warehouse Assistant Yorkshire Leeds
Lilian A Cooper Daughter Single Female 24 1887 Tailoress Yorkshire Leeds

Maddie

Maddie Report 11 May 2019 14:53

1881
122, Camp Road, Leeds, Yorkshire & Yorkshire (West Riding), England
John Cooper Head Married Male 48 1833 Farmer North Deighton, Yorkshire, England
Harriet Cooper Wife Married Female 40 1841 - West Keal, Lancashire, England
Frances Cooper Son Single Male 15 1866 Office Boy Yorkshire, England
Mary A Cooper Daughter Single Female 14 1867 - Yorkshire, England
Thomas J Cooper Son Single Male 9 1872 - Yorkshire, England
Annie G Cooper Daughter Single Female 6 1875 - Rawcliffe, Yorkshire, England
Amelia L Cooper Daughter Single Female 5 1876 - Rawcliffe, Yorkshire, England
Joseph S Cooper Son Single Male 3 1878 - Leeds, Yorkshire, England
Harriet A Cooper Daughter Single Female 2 1879 - Leeds, Yorkshire, England

Name: Harriet Seymour
Registration Year: 1874
Registration Quarter: Apr-May-Jun
Registration district: Spilsby
Parishes for this Registration District: View Ecclesiastical Parishes associated with this Registration District
Inferred County: Lincolnshire
Volume: 7a
Page: 1221
Records on Page:
Name

John Cooper
Harriet Seymour

nder: Female
Baptism Date: 17 Jul 1842
Baptism Place: West Keal, Lincoln, England
Father: Joseph Seymour
Mother: Isabella
FHL Film Number: 1541985

Name: Joseph Seymour
Gender: Male
Marital status: Single
Marriage Date: 27 Nov 1832
Marriage Place: West Keal, Lincoln, England
Spouse: Isabella Green
FHL Film Number: 1541985
Reference ID: P. 31 #93

Name: Green Syemour
Gender: Male
Baptism Date: 12 Mar 1854
Baptism Place: West Keal, Lincoln, England
Father: Joseph Syemour
Mother: Isabella
FHL Film Number: 1541985 IT 6

greyghost

greyghost Report 11 May 2019 14:59

1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census
122, Camp Road, Leeds, Yorkshire & Yorkshire (West Riding), England

First name(s) Last name Relationship Marital status Sex Age Birth year Occupation Birth place
John Cooper Head Married Male 48 1833 Farmer North Deighton, Yorkshire, England
Harriet Cooper Wife Married Female 40 1841 - West Keal, Lancashire, England
Frances Cooper Son Single Male 15 1866 Office Boy Yorkshire, England
Mary A Cooper Daughter Single Female 14 1867 - Yorkshire, England
Thomas J Cooper Son Single Male 9 1872 - Yorkshire, England
Annie G Cooper Daughter Single Female 6 1875 - Rawcliffe, Yorkshire, England
Amelia L Cooper Daughter Single Female 5 1876 - Rawcliffe, Yorkshire, England
Joseph S Cooper Son Single Male 3 1878 - Leeds, Yorkshire, England
Harriet A Cooper Daughter Single Female 2 1879 - Leeds, Yorkshire, England
Joseph S Cooper's Census Details
Details taken from the original census record.

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Name: Mother's Maiden Surname:
COOPER, AMELIA LOUISE SEYMOUR
GRO Reference: 1876 M Quarter in GREAT OUSEBURN Volume 09A Page 86

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EDIT - despite Lancs being transcribed from the original having been written in by a different hand after West Keal for Harriett's place of birth - google suggests West Keal is in Lincolnshire which would then fit the Marriage Tiggit has posted further on and could well be Lincs on original

Spilsby RD covers West Keal

Tiggit

Tiggit Report 11 May 2019 15:07

Possible 2nd marriage for John:

Marriages Jun 1874
COOPER John Spilsby 7a 1221
Seymour Harriet Spilsby 7a 1221


Possible John in 1871:

Abode: Pickhill Yorkshire

Head: John Cooper aged 38 widower North Deighton, Yorkshire
Son: Francis A Cooper aged 5 Pickhill, Yorkshire
Dau: Mary A Cooper aged 4 Pickhill, Yorkshire
Servant: Elizabeth Hewison aged 20 Leeming, Yorkshire

greyghost

greyghost Report 11 May 2019 15:09

??
Father John is a Widower in 1871. He's a Farmer born North Deighton

1871 England, Wales & Scotland Census
Charity Cottage, Pickhill, Thirsk, Yorkshire & Yorkshire (North Riding), England

First name(s) Last name Relationship Marital status Sex Age Birth year Occupation Birth place
John Cooper Head - Male 38 1833 - Yorkshire, England
Francis A Cooper Son - Male 5 1866 - Yorkshire, England
Mary A Cooper Daughter - Female 4 1867 - Yorkshire, England
Elizabeth Hewison Servant - Female 20 1851 - Yorkshire, England
William Taylor Servant - Male 19 1852 - Lincolnshire, England
George Heward Servant - Male 16 1855 - Yorkshire, England

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Name: Mother's Maiden Surname
COOPER, FRANCIS ALLENSON HODGSON
GRO Reference: 1865 D Quarter in THIRSK Volume 09D Page 349

COOPER, MARY ADELINE HODGSON
GRO Reference: 1867 M Quarter in THIRSK Volume 09D Page 345

greyghost

greyghost Report 11 May 2019 15:10

England & Wales Marriages 1837-2005

First name(s) JOHN
Last name COOPER
Marriage quarter 1
Marriage year 1865
Registration month -

MarriageFinder ™
JOHN COOPER married one of these people
Ann Hodgson
District Thirsk
District number -
County Yorkshire
Country England
Volume 9D
Volume as transcribed 9D
Page number 545

greyghost

greyghost Report 11 May 2019 15:12

??
Name: Age at Death (in years):
COOPER, ANN 28
GRO Reference: 1868 S Quarter in THIRSK Volume 09D Page 295

Tiggit

Tiggit Report 11 May 2019 15:17

Possiblly Harriet's Baptism:

Harriet Seymour
England Births and Christenings
Name Harriet Seymour
Residence Place West Keal, Lincoln, <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<England<<<<<<<<<<
Gender Female
Christening Date 17 Jul 1842
Christening Date (Original) 17Jul1842
Christening Place West Keal, Lincoln, England
Father's Name Joseph Seymour
Mother's Name Isabella

Birth reg:

SEYMOUR, HARRIETT Mothers maiden name GREEN<<<<<<<<<
GRO Reference: 1842 J Quarter in SPILSBY Volume 14 Page 567


1861census:

Census Year County Place Civil Parish Ecclesiastical Parish Piece Enumeration District Folio Page Schedule House Number House or Street Name
1861 Lincolnshire (LIN) Spilsby West Keal West Keal 2374 7 62 4 16 -
Surname Forenames Relationship Marital Status Sex Age Occupation Birth County Birth Place Disability Notes
SEYMOUR Joseph Head M M 47 Farmer 30 Acres LIN Boston
SEYMOUR Isabella Wife M F 48 LIN West Keal
SEYMOUR Mary S Dau U F 24 LIN West Keal
SEYMOUR Joseph Son U M 15 Ag Labourer LIN West Keal
SEYMOUR Henry Son - M 13 Scholar LIN West Keal
SEYMOUR James G Son - M 12 Scholar LIN West Keal
SEYMOUR Green Son - M 7 Scholar LIN West Keal


and Harriett in 1861


Census Year County Place Civil Parish Ecclesiastical Parish Piece Enumeration District Folio Page Schedule House Number House or Street Name
1861 Lincolnshire (LIN) Brigg Brigg Brigg 2398 13 111 21 118 -
Surname Forenames Relationship Marital Status Sex Age Occupation Birth County Birth Place Disability Notes
MASON Mary A. Head W F 66 Fundholder LIN Brigg
MASON Hannah Dau U F 28 LIN Brigg
LILY Lucy Serv U F 20 Cook NTT Sth. Collingham
SEYMOUR Harriett Serv U F 18 Housemaid LIN West Keal<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<

greyghost

greyghost Report 11 May 2019 15:25

1851 England, Wales & Scotland Census
Village, West Keal, Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England
.

First name(s) Last name Relationship Marital status Sex Age Birth year Occupation Birth place
Joseph Seymour Head Married Male 37 1814 Gen Labourer Boston, Lincolnshire, England
Isabella Seymour Wife Married Female 38 1813 - West Keal, Lincolnshire, England
Mary Sarah Seymour Daughter - Female 14 1837 - West Keal, Lincolnshire, England
William Seymour Son - Male 11 1840 Scholar West Keal, Lincolnshire, England
Harriet Seymour Daughter - Female 8 1843 Scholar West Keal, Lincolnshire, England
Joseph Seymour Son - Male 5 1846 Scholar West Keal, Lincolnshire, England
Henry Seymour Son - Male 3 1848 - West Keal, Lincolnshire, England
James Green Seymour Son - Male 2 1849 - West Keal, Lincolnshire, England

greyghost

greyghost Report 11 May 2019 15:28


England Marriages 1538-1973

First name(s) Joseph
Last name Seymour
Name note -
Marriage year 1832
Marriage date 27 Nov 1832
Marriage place West Keal
Spouse's first name(s) Isabella
Spouse's last name Green
Residence West Keal, Lincoln, England
County Lincolnshire
Country England
Record set England Marriages 1538-1973
Category Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
Subcategory Parish Marriages
Collections from England, Great Britain

Note youngest son in 1851 census has middle name Green

From original -
Bachelor and spinster
By banns
Witnesses - Benjamin ?Madens and John Chambers

greyghost

greyghost Report 11 May 2019 15:31

Just as I've come across it - FMP has it as a hint

National Burial Index For England & Wales

First name(s) Joseph
Last name Seymour
Age 73
Birth year 1814
Death year 1887
Burial year 1887
Burial date 25 Mar 1887
Church St Helen
Denomination Anglican
Place West Keal
County Lincolnshire
Country England