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Rene and Wlliam

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Sandra Report 13 Jul 2021 21:16

could someone give me some info on the 1911 censor for william Hooton born about 1878 with wife ,Mary Hooton please,I have an old photo taken in 1913 with a little girl called Rene aged abou3 looking at the photo written on the back.thinking it must be a family connection somwhere i have been though our porritts,clarksons and green family only to find my great aunt Mary Ann Green who was 20 at the time, was living with them on the 1911 censor ,would love to know if the Hooton family is connected,any help would be appreiciated ,thank you regards sandra ,


ArgyllGran Report 13 Jul 2021 21:28

For our reference:

Rene Hooton
in the 1911 England Census
Name: Rene Hooton
Age in 1911: 9/12
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1910
Relation to Head: Daughter
Gender: Female
Birth Place: Lincoln, Grimsby, England
Civil Parish: Great Grimsby
Country: England
Street Address: 246 Freeman Street
Registration District Number: 422
Sub-registration District: Great Grimsby
ED, institution, or vessel: 14
Piece: 19960
Household Members:
Name Age
William Hooton 33
Mary Elizabeth Hooton 30
James William Redvers Hooton 8
Rene Hooton 9/12
Mary Ann Green 20 - domestic servant, Lincoln
Emily Alice Bonner 14 - nursemaid

It looks as if Mary Ann was just their live-in general servant, but doubtless she became fond of little Renee, and may well have kept a photo of her.


ArgyllGran Report 13 Jul 2021 21:34


GRO Reference: 1910 S Quarter in GRIMSBY Volume 07A Page 570

Parents' marriage:

Marriages Dec 1899
Freeman Mary Elizabeth Grimsby 7a 1383
Hooton William Grimsby 7a 1383

Rene Hooten
in the England, Select Marriages, 1538–1973
Name: Rene Hooten
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Single
Age: 24
Birth Date: 1910
Marriage Date: 25 Jun 1934
Marriage Place: St. Luke'S Church, Great Grimsby, Lincoln, England
Father: William Hooten
Spouse: George Stanley Sherwin
FHL Film Number: 1542138
Reference ID: Pg 158 #315

Rene Sherwin
in the 1939 England and Wales Register
Name: Rene Sherwin
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Married
Birth Date: 11 Jun 1910
Residence Year: 1939
Address: 'rievauex'
Residence Place: Preston, Lancashire, England
Occupation: Secretary, Shorthand Typist Works
Line Number: 17
Schedule Number: 17
Sub Schedule Number: 2
Enumeration District: NZNS
Borough: Preston
Registration district: 476a - 1
Inferred Spouse:
George S Sherwin
Household Members Age
George S Sherwin 33
Rene Sherwin 29
[and one closed record. - presumably their daughter Anne, born 1935 Grimsby]

MS Rene Sherwin
in the England and Wales, Death Index, 1989-2019
Name: MS Rene Sherwin
Gender: Female
Age: 95
Birth Date: 11 Jun 1910
Last Residence: Grimsby, Yorkshire, England
Postal Code District: Dn37
Death Date: 21 Dec 2005

Towards the end off her life she was living with her married daughter Anne, in Grimsby, and Anne was still there at least to 2014.


Sandra Report 13 Jul 2021 21:54

Thank you Argylgran for the info ,yes it's a lovely photo and as you say great aunt mary was prob working for the family at the time ,.we have lots of very old photos of portraits and weddings but nothing wrote on the back ,so no clue to who's who ,except this one best wishes Sandra .