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Edward Thomas.

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Malcolm Report 10 Jan 2024 14:57

Hi Any help would be appreciated. to find the following Edward Thomas, before 1861. Edward Thomas on a 1861Census was said to have been born about 1814 Almondsbury Gloucestershire, with wife Elizabeth Thomas, and family. However on the 1871 Edward Thomas said to have been born 1807 Amesbury Gloucestershire with wife Elizabeth Thomas and the same family as on the 1861 Census.


ErikaH Report 10 Jan 2024 15:17

Much easier to help if CENSUS is posted

1871 England, Wales & Scotland Census
Mill Parade Behind Tredeger Offices, Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales
Edward Thomas Head - Male 64 1807 - Gloucestershire, England
Elizabeth Thomas Wife - Female 50 1821 - Monmouthshire, Wales
Harriett Thomas Daughter - Female 14 1857 - Monmouthshire, Wales
Mary J Thomas Daughter - Female 10 1861 - Monmouthshire, Wales
Thomas Thomas Son - Male 8 1863 - Monmouthshire, Wales
Daniel Thomas Son - Male 6 1865 - Monmouthshire, Wales


ErikaH Report 10 Jan 2024 15:22

There is no Amesbury in Gloucestershire...........the Welsh enumerator probably couldn't understand the man's accent

1861 England, Wales & Scotland Census
17, Courtybella Street, St Woollos, Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales

Edward Thomas Head Married Male 47 1814 Dock labourer -
Elizabeth Thomas Wife Married Female 39 1822 - Christchurch, Monmouthshire, Wales
Elizabeth Thomas Daughter Unmarried Female 18 1843 Shoe binder Monmouthshire, Wales
Edward Thomas Son Unmarried Male 17 1844 Shoemaker - Almondsbury
Amey Thomas Daughter - Female 10 1851 Scholar Betton, Monmouthshire, Wales
William Thomas Son - Male 8 1853 Scholar Monmouthshire, Wales
Harriett Thomas Daughter - Female 4 1857 - Monmouthshire, Wales
Stephen Thomas Son - Male 3 1858 - Monmouthshire, Wales
Mary Jane Thomas Daughter - Female 0 1861 - Monmouthshire, Wales


ErikaH Report 10 Jan 2024 15:31

GRO Reference: 1850 D Quarter in NEWPORT Volume 26 Page 136

GRO Reference: 1858 M Quarter in NEWPORT Volume 11A Page 171

GRO Reference: 1865 M Quarter in NEWPORT Volume 11A Page 169

Marriages Jun 1841 (>99%)

THOMAS Edward Cardiff 26 623
WELSH Elizabeth Cardiff 26 623

Get copy marriage cert for father's name...........if known


ErikaH Report 10 Jan 2024 15:54

Saved you some money..............

First name(s) Edward
Father's last name THomas
Last name Thomas
Spouse's father's last name Welsh
Age Full
Spouse's father's first name(s) John.................Occ: Shoemaker
Event year 1841
Event Marriage
Banns year -
Page 154
Marriage year 1841
County Glamorganshire
Marriage date 07 Jun 1841
Country Wales
Marriage place Cardiff, St John
Record set Glamorganshire Marriages And Banns
Spouse's first name(s) Elizabeth
Category Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
Spouse's last name Welsh
Subcategory Parish Marriages
Spouse's age Full
Collections from Wales, Great Britain
Father's first name(s) William***********************************Occ: BUTCHER


ErikaH Report 10 Jan 2024 15:59

1841 Census Sunday 6th June 1841


Malcolm Report 10 Jan 2024 16:15

Hi ErikaH
Thank you so much for your interesting information, which has been very much appreciated. Take care.


ErikaH Report 10 Jan 2024 16:33

Can't at the moment see them in 1851...................... :-( :-( :-(


ErikaH Report 10 Jan 2024 16:36

Name William Thomas
Age 75
Estimated Birth Year abt 1766
Gender Male
Where born Gloucestershire, England
Civil parish Almondsbury
Hundred Berkeley (Lower Division)
County/Island Gloucestershire
Country England
Registration district Thornbury
Sub-registration district Almondsbury
Neighbors View others on page
Piece 346
Book 1
Folio 15
Page number 10
Household Members (Name) Age
William Thomas 75.....................Occupation: Butcher
Amy Thomas
Sarah Knight


Malcolm Report 10 Jan 2024 16:52

Hi Again.
No problem, I think that they may have been possibly in the workhouse in Newport, Monmouthshire, which I am trying to check. Thank you once again for your interest, you have made an 81 year old very happy with your response, and information. Take care.