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Brian Duncan shaw

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Vena

Vena Report 4 Mar 2015 21:14

I am looking for family history on Brian Duncan shaw born 1898 station road Ilkeston, trying to find his grandparents information if anyone can help

MargaretM

MargaretM Report 4 Mar 2015 21:43

is this him? Address is 97B Station Rd.

Brian D Shaw

in the 1901 England Census
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Name: Brian D Shaw
Age: 3
Estimated birth year: abt 1898
Relation to Head: Son
Gender: Male
Father: Samuel Shaw
Mother: Lydia E Shaw
Birth Place: Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England
Civil Parish: Ilkeston
Ecclesiastical parish: St Mary Ilkeston
County/Island: Derbyshire
Country: England
Registration district: Basford
Sub-registration district: Ilkeston
ED, institution, or vessel: 25
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 3151
Folio: 105
Page Number: 38
Household schedule number: 216
Household Members:
Name Age
Samuel Shaw 38
Lydia E Shaw 36
Lydia E Shaw 14
Mabel Shaw 13
Clarence J Shaw 8
Brian D Shaw 3

MargaretM

MargaretM Report 4 Mar 2015 21:48

Same family in 1891. The Benistons are nieces.

Samuel Shaw

in the 1891 England Census
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Name: Samuel Shaw
Age: 28
Estimated birth year: abt 1863
Relation: Head
Spouse's Name: Lydia E Shaw
Gender: Male
Where born: Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England
Civil Parish: Ilkeston
Ecclesiastical parish: Holy Trinity
Town: Ilkeston
County/Island: Derbyshire
Country: England
Registration district: Basford
ED, institution, or vessel: 15
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 2666
Folio: 25
Page Number: 43
Household Members:
Name Age
Samuel Shaw 28
Lydia E Shaw 26
Lydia E Shaw 4
Mabel Shaw 3
Nelly S Beniston 13
Eliza J Beniston 6

MargaretM

MargaretM Report 4 Mar 2015 21:53

Parents marriage?

Marriages Sep 1885 (>99%)
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Evans Lydia Emma Basford 7b 212
Shaw Samuel Basford 7b 212

Kay????

Kay???? Report 4 Mar 2015 21:53

Census Transcription
Broad Street, Sedgley, Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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?Print transcription ?View image Household MembersFirst name(s) Last name Relationship Marital status Gender Age Birth year Occupation Birth place
Isaac Evans Head - Male 42 1829 - Staffordshire, England ?Transcription
Susanah Evans Wife - Female 42 1829 - Staffordshire, England ?Transcription
Isaac Evans Son - Male 20 1851 - Staffordshire, England ?Transcription
Sunah Evans Daughter - Female 14 1857 - Staffordshire, England ?Transcription
Harriet Evans Daughter - Female 11 1860 - Staffordshire, England ?Transcription
Diniah Evans Daughter - Female 10 1861 - Staffordshire, England ?Transcription
>>Lydia Evans Daughter - Female 8 1863 - Staffordshire, England ?Transcription<<
William Evans Son - Male 7 1864 - Staffordshire, England ?Transcription
Francies Evans Son - Male 5 1866 - Staffordshire, England ?Transcription
Rachel Evans Daughter - Female 0 1871 - Staffordshire,

This maybe Lydia with her family in 1871,given birth place in 1901 as Staffordshire,

alviegal

alviegal Report 4 Mar 2015 21:56


1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription
Fern's Hollow Station Road Ilkeston, Ilkeston, Nottinghamshire, England

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Household Members
First name(s) Last name Relationship to household head Marital condition Gender Age Birth year Birth place Occupation
Samuel Shaw Head Married Male 48 1863 Ilkeston Derbyshire Retired Brick Manufacturer
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Lydia Emma Shaw Wife Married Female 46 1865 Pensnett Staffordshire -
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Lydia Emma Shaw Daughter Single Female 24 1887 Ilkeston Derbyshire School Teacher
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Mabel Shaw Daughter Single Female 23 1888 Ilkeston Derbyshire School Teacher
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Clarence Gordon Shaw Son Single Male 18 1893 Ilkeston Derbyshire School Teacher
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Brian Duncan Shaw Son - Male 13 1898 Ilkeston Derbyshire School Teacher
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Mary Emma Carlin Servant Single Female 16 1895 Shirland Derbyshire General Servant Domestic

Vena

Vena Report 4 Mar 2015 21:57

Thankyou everyone

alviegal

alviegal Report 4 Mar 2015 21:59


British Royal Air Force, Officers' Service Records 1912-1920 Transcription
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First name(s) Brian Duncan
Last name Shaw
Birth year -
Birth date -
Country United Kingdom
Record set British Royal Air Force, Officers' Service Records 1912-1920
Category Military, armed forces & conflict
Subcategory Service Records
Collections from Great Britain

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Medal Index Cards Transcription

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First name(s) Bryan Duncan
Last name Shaw
Service number 202193
Rank Corporal, Second Lieutenant
Corps South Staffordshire Regiment, Lincolnshire Regiment
Service record Soldier Number: 202193, Rank: Corporal, Corps: South Staffordshire Regiment
Service record 2 Rank: Second Lieutenant, Corps: Lincolnshire Regiment
Archive reference WO372/18
Archive reference description Campaign Medal Index Cards and Silver War Badge Cards
Country Great Britain



England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription
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First name(s) BRIAN DUNCAN
Last name SHAW
Gender Male
Birth day 10
Birth month 2
Birth year 1898
Age -
Death quarter 4
Death year 1999
District BASFORD
District number 6851
Register number BS21C
Entry number 269
Date of registration mm/yy 1199
County Nottinghamshire

MargaretM

MargaretM Report 4 Mar 2015 22:05

Samuel's parents:

Samuel Shaw

in the 1881 England Census
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Name: Samuel Shaw
Age: 18
Estimated birth year: abt 1863
Relationship to Head: Son
Father: Samuel Shaw
Mother: Jane Shaw
Gender: Male
Where born: Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England
Civil Parish: Ilkeston
County/Island: Derbyshire
Country: England
Street address: 2A Norths St
Occupation: Grocer
Registration district: Basford
Sub registration district: Ilkeston (Derby)
ED, institution, or vessel: 15
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 3327
Folio: 27
Page Number: 47
Household Members:
Name Age
Samuel Shaw 50
Jane Shaw 46
Samuel Shaw 18
Joseph Shaw 16
Isaac Shaw 14
Kezia Shaw 8
Fredrick C. Shaw 10
Anne M. Shaw 5

Kay????

Kay???? Report 4 Mar 2015 22:06

First name(s) Last name Relationship Marital status Gender Age Birth year Occupation Birth place
Samuel Shaw Head - Male 40 1831 - Derbyshire, England ?Transcription
Jane Shaw Wife - Female 36 1835 - Derbyshire, England ?Transcription
Jane My Shaw Daughter - Female 14 1857 - Derbyshire, England ?Transcription
Frances Shaw Daughter - Female 12 1859 - Derbyshire, England ?Transcription
>>>Samuel Shaw Son - Male 8 1863 - Derbyshire, England ?Transcription <<<<
Joseph W Shaw Son - Male 6 1865 - Derbyshire, England ?Transcription
Isaac Shaw Son - Male 4 1867 - Derbyshire, England ?Transcription
Agnes Shaw Daughter - Female 2 1869 - Derbyshire, England ?Transcription
Fredric C Shaw Son - Male 0 1871 - Derbyshire, England

This maybe is Samuel with family in 1871 census going on 1901 census details.

alviegal

alviegal Report 4 Mar 2015 22:06

Newspaper stories about him. There is a photo with this one.

Major B. D. Shaw's Adventures In France CAUGHT AFTER CYCLING 300 MILES Major Brian Duncan Shaw, of the Sherwood Foresters, who is prisoner of war Germany, was in hiding for 10 weeks, and cycled 300 miles across enemy-occupied French.........etc
01 February 1941 - Nottingham Evening Post - Nottingham, Nottinghamshire


I'm sure you've googled him and found all the information available especially

http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/73575

MargaretM

MargaretM Report 4 Mar 2015 22:45

I'm wondering why you asked for info on the grandparents and not the parents? Or did you already have the parents' names? If so, why didn't you post them and save us working back?

Kay????

Kay???? Report 4 Mar 2015 23:04

Samuel Shaw snr marriage.
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Samuel Shaw
Birth Date: 1831
Age: 23
Spouse's Name: Jane Smith
Spouse's Birth Date: 1834
Spouse's Age: 20
Event Date: 07 Jul 1854
Event Place: Ilkeston, Derby, England
Father's Name: William Shaw
Spouse's Father's Name: Joseph Smith
Marital Status: Single
Spouse's Marital Status: Single
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M00911-7 , System Origin: England-EASy , GS Film number: 1752212 , Reference ID: Pg 43 #85