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Henry and Clara Elizabeth Brown

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Owen Report 3 Dec 2012 06:52

Looking for relatives of the above. Particularly their children, Adelaide, Henrietta, Willian, Charles, John, Elsie, Doris and Lewis.

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 3 Dec 2012 08:52

Have you tried Search Trees to see if anyone has them listed. You can then make contact through the link


Reggie Report 3 Dec 2012 09:09



Have you tried researching them?

And you forgot something else......................


patchem Report 3 Dec 2012 21:58

For reference, as you gave no indication in your post as to where and when this family were alive:
1901 England Census
Henry Brown Age: 44 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1857
Relation: Head
Spouse's Name: Clara E Brown
Gender: Male Where born: Hedingham, Essex, England
Civil parish: Hebburn Ecclesiastical parish: Hebburn St John
County/Island: Durham Country: England
Registration district: South Shields
Sub-registration district: Jarrow
ED, institution, or vessel: 45 Household schedule number: 64 Piece: 4745
Folio: 142 Page Number: 12
Henry Brown 44
Clara E Brown 41
Ada H Brown 20 Hebburn, Durham
Clara L Brown 18 Hebburn, Durham
Adelaide E M Brown 16 Hebburn, Durham
Henrietta B Brown 14 Leyton, Essex
Charles H Brown 9 Hebburn, Durham
John R Brown 6 Hebburn, Durham
Elsie E Brown 4 Hebburn, Durham
Doris E Brown 1 Mo grndau
Source Citation: Class: RG13; Piece: 4745; Folio: 142; Page: 12.

The census says that Doris is a granddaughter. Is this correct?

Have you contacted anyone who has any of this family in their trees on here?


patchem Report 3 Dec 2012 22:08

Family in 1911, Doris now claimed as daughter:
BROWN, Harry Head Married M 55 1856 General Labourer Hinningham Essex
BROWN, Clara Wife Married 33 years F 51 1860 Hinningham Essex
BROWN, William Son Single M 21 1890 General Labourer Leytonston Essex
BROWN, John Son Single M 16 1895 General Labourer Hebburn Durham
BROWN, Elsie Daughter F 14 1897 Hebburn Durham
BROWN, Doris Daughter F 10 1901 School Hebburn Durham
BROWN, Lewis Son M 5 1906 Hebburn Durham
DINSDALE, Adalaide Grand-Daughter F 5 1906 School Gateshead Durham
RG number: RG14 Piece: 30375 Reference: RG14PN30375 RG78PN1746 RD556 SD2 ED27 SN52
Registration District: South Shields Sub District: Jarrow Enumeration District: 27 Parish: Hebburn
Address: 7 Tweed St Hebburn on Tyne County: Durham

Possible grand-daughter :
Births Mar 1905
Dinsdale Agnes Adelaide Darlington 10a 39


Reggie Report 7 Dec 2012 10:10

Another uninformative request.......... also with no sign of the word 'please'



Reggie Report 10 Dec 2012 11:12

I've had a PM, so the OP has returned..............but still no useful feedback


patchem Report 10 Dec 2012 18:09

Information from pm;
Henry born 1857 Essex died 1918 Clara Elizabeth born 1860 in Essex died 1924.
Their children were:
Ada DOB 1881 my grandmother married George Dinsdale killed 1916 WWI. Ada died 1921.
Clara Lavinia Catchpole (nee Brown) DOB 1883 DOD 1977.
Adelaide DOB 1885 worked for doctor no other info
Henrietta DOB 1887-88 worked mannot house Essex possible
William DOB 1889 worked Town Council
Charles DOB 1891-12 died between 1901-1911.
John DOB 1895 worked Town Council
Elsie DOB 1897
Doris DOB 1901
Lewis DOB 1906-07.

Ada and George Dinsdale married 1900-01
George Henry DOB 1901 killed train accident 1923
Ethel (my mother) DOB 1905 died Ausatralia 1976
Adelaide DOB 1906-07 died Australia 2008
Willian DOB 1910 Died Australia 1987
Harry DOB 1910 Died Australia 1965
Robert DOB 1908 Died Australia 1980