Gale ~ Fourth Generation

    Issue of Elizabeth Gale and Robert Marshall  
1.   Ann MARSHALL
Bap 13 Nov 1810 at Oadby, Leicester, Ann, dau of Robt Marshall & Elizh (ref FamilySearch C059852).

Marr 9 Nov 1835 at Leicester, Leicestershire to Thomas FOWLER (ref APT). Thomas was born at Witherley, Warwickshire, date uncertain.

Ref 1841 census.Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby Union. Address: Long Street, Wigston Magna.
Together with Sarah Fowler (10, unknown relative) and children Mary (6), Thomas (2):
Mary Thomas Fowler. Age 25. Ag Lab. Not born Leicestershire.
Ann Fowler. Age 30. Woollen Hos. M. Born Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration dist of Blaby. Address: Welford Road, Wigston Magna.
Together with children Thomas (12), Mary (14), Jane (10), Catharine (7), William (4), John (1 yr 6 mos):
Thomas Fowler. Head. Mar. Age 34. Agricultural Labourer. Born Warwickshire Witherly Near Atherston.
Ann Fowler. Wife. Age 40. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Welford Road, Wigston.
Together with children Catherine (18), William (14), John (8):
Thomas Fowler. Head. Mar. Age 47. Agricultural Labourer. Born Warwickshire Withley.
Ann Fowler. Wife. Mar. Age 50. Teamer. Born Wigston.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Little Hill, Wigston Magna.
Together with son John (18):
Thomas Fowler. Head. Mar. Age 58. Ag Lab. Born Warwickshire Witherly.
Ann Fowler. Wife. Mar. Age 59. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 5 Aylestone Lane, Wigston Magna.
Together with children Jane (35), John (28):
Thomas Fowler. Head. Mar. Age 73. Ag Laborer. Born Warwickshire Witherley.
Ann Fowler. Wife. Mar. Age 72. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.

Death reg of Ann Fowler Mar qtr 1883 at Blaby dist aged 75 (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Little Hill, Wigston Magna.
Together with son John (38):
Thomas Fowler. Head. Widower. Age 83. Farm Labourer. Born Leicestershire Witherley.

Death reg of Thomas Fowler Mar qtr 1898 at Blaby dist aged 91 (ref FreeBMD).





1841 census




1851 census




1861 census




1871 census




1881 census






1891 census

    Children:  
  1. Mary FOWLER born c1835 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  2. Thomas FOWLER born 1838 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  3. Jane FOWLER born 1841 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  4. Catherine FOWLER born 1844 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  5. William FOWLER born 1846 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  6. John FOWLER born 1849 at Wigston, Leicestershire
 
2.   Sarah MARSHALL (1)
Born (bap?) 31 Jan 1813 at Oadby, Leicester (ref APT).
Death (burial?) 11 Feb 1813 at Oadby, Leicester (ref APT).
 
3.   Sarah MARSHALL (2)
Bap 29 Jan 1815 at Oadby, Leicester, Sarah, dau of Robert Marshall & Elizh (ref FamilySearch C059851).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Registration District of Leicester. Address: Charles Street, Lower Halford Square, St Margaret, Leicester.
In the household of Richard Lee, Horsekeeper, and family:
Sarah Marshall. Age 30. Lace Worker. Born in Leicestershire.

Marr reg Sep qtr 1843 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire to Alexander McCORMICK (ref FreeBMD). He was born c1804 in Fife, Scotland (ref census).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 14 Mansfield Street, Saint Margaret, Leicester.
Together with sons Robert (6), Alexander (4), James (3), William (4 mos):
Alexander McCormick. Head. Mar. Age 47. Basket Maker. Born Scotland.
Sarah McCormick. Wife. Mar. Age 36. Born Leicestershire Oadby.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Mary. Registration District of Nottingham. Address: Meldrum Terrace, St Mary, Nottingham.
Together with sons Robert (16), James (12), William (10), Thomas (8), Alexander (6):
Alex McCormick. Head. Mar. Age 57. Basker Maker. Born Scotland.
Sarah McCormick. Wife. Mar. Age 46. Born Leicestershire Leicester.

Death reg of Sarah McCormick Mar qtr 1869 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire aged 55 (ref FreeBMD).

Not found in 1871 census.
Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration District of Leicester. Address: Leicester Union Workhouse, Sparkenhoe St, Leicester St Margaret.
Alexander McConnick. Inmate. Widower. Age 81. Basket Maker. Born Scotland Fife.

Death reg of Alexander McCormack Dec qtr 1881 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire aged 82 (ref FreeBMD).



1841 census






1851 census




1861 census







1881 census
    Children:  
  1. Robert McCORMICK born 1844 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. Alexander McCORMICK born 1846 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  3. James McCORMICK born 1848 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  4. William McCORMICK born 1850 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  5. Thomas McCORMICK born 1852 at Nottingham, Nottinghamshire  
  6. Thomas Alexander McCORMICK born c1855 at Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
 
4.   Thomas MARSHALL
Born (bap?) 1 Sep 1818 at Dingley, Northamptonshire (ref APT).

Marr reg Dec qtr 1838 at Lutterworth dist, Northamptonshire to Catherine NEALE (ref FreeBMD). She was born c1813 at Bosworth, Leicestershire (ref census).

Not found in 1841 census.
Ref 1851 census. Northamptonshire, England. Civil Parish of St Sepulchre. Registration district of Northampton. Address: Bath Road, St Sepulchre, Northampton.
Together with children Mary Ann (11), William (8), Elizabeth (5), Robert (1):
Thomas Marshall. Head. Mar. Age 33. Shoemaker. Born Northamptonshire, Dingley.
Catherine Marshall. Wife. Mar. Age 34. Born Leicestershire, Bosworth.

Ref 1861 census. Northamptonshire, England. Civil Parish of St Sepulchre. Registration district of Northampton. Address: 14 Bath Road, St Sepulchre.
Together with children William (18), Elizabeth (15), Robert (11), John (8), Sarah (5):
Thomas Marshall. Head. Mar. Age 43. Shoemaker. Born Northamptonshire Dingby.
Catharine Marshall. Wife. Mar. Age 45. Closer. Born Northamptonshire Husbands Bosworth.

Death reg of Thomas Marshall Mar qtr 1868 at Northampton dist aged 50 (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Northamptonshire, England. Civil Parish of All Saints. Registration district of Northampton. Address: 3 Court, Castle Street, All Saints, Northampton.
Together with children John (17), Sarah (15), Jane (9):
Catharine Marshall. Head. Wid. Age 58. Born Northamptonshire Husband Bosworth.

Ref 1881 census. Northamptonshire, England. Civil Parish of Northampton All Saints. Registration district of Northampton. Address: 8 Pike Lane, Northampton All Saints.
Together with dau Jane (19):
Catherine Marshall. Head. Widow. Age 67. Domestic. Born Leicestershire Bosworth.

Death reg of Catherine Marshall Dec qtr 1888 at Northampton dist aged 75 (ref FreeBMD.






1851 census




1861 census






1871 census



1881 census
    Children:  
  1. Mary Ann MARSHALL born 1839 at St Giles, Northamptonshire  
  2. William MARSHALL born 1842 at Wellingborough, Northamptonshire  
  3. Elizabeth MARSHALL born 1846 at St Sepulchre, Northamptonshire  
  4. Robert MARSHALL born 1850 at St Sepulchre, Northamptonshire  
  5. John MARSHALL born 1853 at St Sepulchre, Northamptonshire  
  6. Sarah MARSHALL born 1856 at St Sepulchre, Northamptonshire  
  7. Jane MARSHALL born 1862 at Northampton, Northamptonshire
 
5.   Jeremiah MARSHALL
Birth (bap?) 24 Sep 1820 at Dingley, Northamptonshire (ref APT).

Ref 1841 census. Northamptonshire, England. Civil Parish of Dingley. Registration District of Market Harborough. Address: Dingley.
Together with his parents and 6 siblings:
Jeremiah Marshall. Age 21. Born Northamptonshire.

Marriage reg Dec qtr 1842 at Mt Harboro dist to Elizabeth ATKINS (ref FreeBMD). Elizabeth was born c1824 at Brampton Ash, Northamptonshire. Elizabeth had a sister Hannah born c1826 who married Edward Rigby in 1848; the sisters are together in the 1841 census at Market Harborough.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Great Bowden. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Main Street, Great Bowden.
Together with daus Mary Ann (7), Elizabeth (4) and a lodger:
Jeremiah Marshall. Head. Mar. Age 30. Ag Lab. Born Northamptonshire Dingley.
Elizabeth Marshall. Wife. Mar. Age 27. Born Northamptonshire Brampton Ash.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Great Bowden. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Middle Green, Great Bowden.
Together with daus Mary Ann (17), Elizabeth (14):
Jeremiah Marshall. Head. Mar. Age 39. Coal Porter. Born Northamptonshire Dingley.
Elizabeth Marshall. Wife. Mar. Age 37. Dressmaker. Born Northamptonshire Brampton Ash.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Great Bowden. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Dingley Road Stock's Green, Great Bowden.
Together with Elizabeth Bland, unidentified niece (11) and grandson Archie Berry (3), son of Elizabeth:
Jeremiah Marshall. Head. Mar. Age 49. Ag Lab. Born Northamptonshire Dingley.
Elizabeth Marshall. Wife. Mar. Age 49. Dressmaker. Born Northamptonshire Brampton Ash.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Great Bowden. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Great Bowden.
Together with grandson Archie Berry (13) and a boarder:
Jeremiah Marshall. Head. Mar. Age 59. Laborer. Born Northamptonshire Dingley.
Elizth Marshall. Wife. Mar. Age 57. Born Northamptonshire Brampton Ash.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Bowden Great. Registration dist of Market Harborough. Address: Main Street, Great Bowden.
Jeremiah Marshall. Head. Mar. Age 69. Agricultural Labourer. Born Northamptonshire Dingley.
Elizabeth Marshall. Wife. Mar. Age 67. Dressmaker. Born Northamptonshire Brampton Ash.

Death reg of Jeremiah Marshall Mar qtr 1894 at Mt Harbro dist, Leicestershire aged 72 (ref FreeBMD).
Death reg of Elizabeth Marshall Jun qtr 1899 at Mr Harbro dist, Leicestershire page 75 (ref FreeBMD).



1841 census






1851 census




1861 census




1871 census





1881 census




1891 census

    Children:  
  1. Mary Ann MARSHALL born 1844 at Great Bowden, Leicestershire  
  2. Elizabeth MARSHALL born 1846 at Great Bowden, Leicestershire
 
6.   William MARSHALL
Born 1823 at Dingley, Northamptonshire (ref APT).

Ref 1841 census. Northamptonshire, England. Civil Parish of Dingley. Registration District of Market Harborough. Address: Dingley.
Together with his parents and 6 siblings:
William Marshall. Age 18. Born Northamptonshire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Dingley. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Dingley.
Together with his mother and 2 brothers (or brother and nephew):
William Marshall. Son. Unm. Age 27. Farm Labourer. Born Northamptonshire Dingley.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1855 at M Harbro dist, Leicestershire of William Marshall to Ann Dimbleby HOBBS (ref FreeBMD). Ann was born c1827 at Loddington, Northumberland (ref census).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Dingley. Registration District of Market Harborough. Address: Dingley.
Together with children Anne (4), John (7m):
William Marshall. Head. Mar. Age 37. Carter. Born Northumberland Dingley.
Anne Marshall. Wife. Mar. Age 34. Born Northumberland Loddington.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Dingley. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Dingley Hall, Dingley.
Together with children Anne (14), John (10), Elizabeth (7), George (3):
William Marshall. Head. Mar. Age 47. Ag Lab. Born Northamptonshire Dingley.
Ann Marshall. Wife. Mar. Age 43. Born Northamptonshire Loddington.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Dingley. Registration District of Market Harborough. Address: Dingley.
Together with children John (20), George (13):
William Marshall. Head. Mar. Age 57. Ag Lab. Born Northamptonshire Dingley.
Ann Marshall. Wife. Mar. Age 54. Born Northamptonshire Loddington.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Dingley. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Sulby, Dingley.
Together with son John (29):
William Marshall. Head. Mar. Age 66. Labourer. Born Northamptonshire Dingley.
Ann Marshall. Wife. Mar. Age 64. Born Leicestershire Loddington.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Dingley (Northamptonshire). Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Dingley.
William Marshall. Head. Mar. Age 77. Road Labourer. Born Northamptonshire Dingley.
Ann Dimblebee Marshall. Wife. Mar. Age 75. Born Northamptonshire Loddington.

Death reg of William Marshall Jun qtr 1904 at Mt Harbro dist aged 80 (ref FreeBMD).
Ann's death not found.



1841 census



1851 census






1861 census




1871 census




1881 census




1891 census




1901 census
    Children:  
  1. Anne MARSHALL born 1856 at Loddington, Northamptonshire  
  2. John MARSHALL born 1860 at Loddington, Northamptonshire  
  3. Elizabeth MARSHALL born 1863 at Dingley, Northamptonshire  
  4. George MARSHALL born 1867 at Dingley, Northamptonshire
 
7.   John MARSHALL
Birth (bap?) 21 May 1826 in Northamptonshire (ref APT).

Ref 1841 census. Northamptonshire, England. Civil Parish of Dingley. Registration District of Market Harborough. Address: Dingley.
Together with his parents and 6 siblings:
John Marshall. Age 16. Born Northamptonshire.

Said to have married Elizabeth, surname unknown, born c1823 at Burton Overy, Leicestershire (not found in FreeBMD but there is a possible marriage in Jun qtr 1851 of John Marshall to Elizabeth Bamford at Mt Marboro dist).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Great Bowden. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Knights End, Great Bowden.
Together with children William (5), Jane (2), Matilda (10 mos):
John Marshall. Head. Mar. Age 25. Ag Lab. Born Northamptonshire Dingley.
Elizabeth Marshall. Wife. Mar. Age 28. Born Leicestershire Burton Overy.

No further information found.



1841 census






1851 census

    Children:  
  1. William MARSHALL born 1846 at Great Bowden, Leicestershire  
  2. Jane MARSHALL born 1849 at Great Bowden, Leicestershire  
  3. Matilda MARSHALL born 1850 at Great Bowden, Leicestershire
 
8.   Isaac MARSHALL
Born (bap?) 19 Apr 1829 at Dingley, Northamptonshire (ref APT).

Ref 1841 census. Northamptonshire, England. Civil Parish of Dingley. Registration District of Market Harborough. Address: Dingley.
Together with his parents and 6 siblings:
Isaac Marshall. Age 13. Born Northamptonshire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Dingley. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Dingley.
Together with his mother and 2 brothers (or brother and nephew):
Isac Marshall. Son. Unm. Age 22. Farm Labourer. Born Northamptonshire Dingley.

Isaac married Catherine BAKER (not found in FreeBMD). She was born c1832 at Barlaston, Staffordshire (ref census).

Ref 1871 census. Staffordshire, England. Civil Parish of Sedgley. Registration district of Dudley. Address: 26 Chapel Street, Sedgley.
Together with daus Martha (12), Kate (10), Hannah (8) and Catherine's father:
Isaac Marshall. Head. Age 42. No occupation. No birthplace.
Catherine Marshall. Wife. Age 39. No birthplace.
Joseph Baker. Father in Law. Age 76. Boatman but unable to work. No birthplace.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Great Bowden. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Great Bowden.
Together with daus Martha (22), Hannah (18):
Isaac Marshall. Head. Mar. Age 53. Laborer. Born Northamptonshire Dingley.
Catherine Marshall. Wife. Mar. Age 49. Born Staffordshire Bullaston.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Bowden Great. Registration dist of Market Harborough. Address: 1 Taylors Cottages, Main Street, Great Bowden.
Together with granddaughter Florence M Whiting (3), dau of Hannah:
Isaac Marshall. Head. Mar. Age 62. Servage Farm Manager. Born Northamptonshire Dingley.
Catherine Marshall. Wife. Mar. Age 59. Born Staffordshire Barlaston.

Death reg of Isaac Marshall Sep qtr 1897 at Market Harborough dist, Leicestershire aged 68 (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Great Bowden. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: 21 Station Road, Great Bowden.
Together with son Fred C Whiting (11), son of Hannah:
Catherine Marshall. Head. Widow. Age 69. Born Staffordshire Barleystone.

Death reg of Catherine Marshall Mar qtr 1909 at Mt Harbro dist, Leicestershire aged 77 (ref FreeBMD).



1841 census



1851 census





1871 census





1881 census




1891 census







1901 census
    Children:  
  1. Martha MARSHALL born 1858 at Tipton, Staffordshire  
  2. Kate MARSHALL born 1860 at Dudley dist, Staffordshire  
  3. Hannah MARSHALL born 1863 at Walbrook, Staffordshire
 
9.   Mary MARSHALL
Born 1833 in Northamptonshire (ref APT).

Ref 1841 census. Northamptonshire, England. Civil Parish of Dingley. Registration District of Market Harborough. Address: Dingley.
Together with her parents and 6 siblings:
Mary Marshall. Age 8. Born Northamptonshire.

No further information found.



1841 census


10.   George MARSHALL
Born 1834 in Northamptonshire (ref APT).

It is possible that George was actually a grandson rather than a son, as per the 1851 census.

Ref 1841 census. Northamptonshire, England. Civil Parish of Dingley. Registration District of Market Harborough. Address: Dingley.
Together with his parents and 6 siblings, though relationship not specificed:
George Marshall. Age 7. Born Northamptonshire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Dingley. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Dingley.
Together with Elizabeth Marshall and sons:
George Marshall. Grand Son. Age 17. Farm Labourer. Born Northamptonshire Dingley. [Assumed to be her son but this may be wrong.]

No further information found.





1841 census



1851 census
11.   Martha MARSHALL
Born (bap?) 25 Jul 1835 in Northamptonshire (ref APT).

Ref 1841 census. Northamptonshire, England. Civil Parish of Dingley. Registration District of Market Harborough. Address: Dingley.
Together with her parents and 6 siblings:
Martha Marshall. Age 6. Born Northamptonshire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Great Bowden. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Stocks Green, Great Bowden.
At the home of Jane Ward (69), Widow:
Martha Marshall. Servant. Age 16. House Servant. Born Northamptonshire Dingley.

Death reg of Martha Marshall Jun qtr 1859 at Mt Harbor dist (ref FreeBMD).



1841 census



1851 census
    Issue of Thomas Gale and Mary Winterton  
1.   Charles GALE
Bap 14 Jun 1837 at St Margaret's Church, Leicester, Leicestershire, son of Thomas Gale & Mary (ref FamilySearch C024479).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret with Bishops Fee. Address: St Margaret, Leicester.
Together with his parents and 1 brother:
Charles Gale. Age 4. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Town of Leicester. Address: 40 Britannia St, St Margaret, Leicester.
Together with his parents and 1 brother:
Charles Gale. Son. Age 13. Warehouseman (?). Born Leicestersh, Leister.(?)
[indexed as 18]

Death reg Mar qtr 1860 at Leicester District (ref FreeBMD).


1841 census



1851 census
2.   John GALE
Birth reg Mar qtr 1841 at Leicester Dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret with Bishops Fee. Address: St Margaret, Leicester.
Together with his parents and 1 brother:
John Gale. Age 5 mo. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Town of Leicester. Address: 40 Britannia St, St Margaret, Leicester.
Together with his parents and 1 brother:
John Gale. Son. Age 10. Born Leicestersh, Leister.(?)

Not found in 1861 and 1871 census.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 53 Cranbourne St, Leicester St Margaret.
Together with Elvena's children Lucy (17), George (14), Florence (6), Thomas (3), Earnest (6mo):
Elvena Topliss. Head. Mar. Age 34. Wool Weaver. Born Leicester, Hathern.
John Gale. Boarder. Age 40. Wool & Cotton Weaver. Born Leicestershire.

No record of marriage to Elvina TOPLISS found.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Humberstone. Town of Humberstone. Registration district of Billesdon. Address: Victoria Rd.
Together with Elvine's children who had their names changed to Gale: Florence (15), James (13), Ernest (7):
John Gale. Head. M. Age 48. Framework Knitter. Born Leicester.
Elvine Gale. Wife. M. Age 45. Maker Up Hosiery. Born Hathern.
George Topliss. Lodger. S. Age 22. Shoe Hand. Born Ireland. [indexed Toplin; son of Elvine]
John Berry. Grandson. Age 7. Scholar. Born Leicester. [grandson of Elvine]

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester formerly West Humberstone. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 22 Victoria Rd East.
Together with Elvina's children James (21), Ernest (17):
John Gale. Head. M. Age 59. Night Watchman.
Elvina Gale. Wife. M. Age 55. Born Leicestershire Hathern.
George Toplis. Grandson. S. Age 7. Born Leicester. [grandson of Elvina]

Death reg of Elvina Gale Mar qtr 1906 at Billesdon dist, Leicestershire (ref FreeBMD).
John's death not found. Not in 1911 census.



1841 census



1851 census





1881 census






1891 census






1901 census
    Issue of Deborah Gale and Thomas Bailey  
1.   Eli BAILEY
Born c1823 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire (ref census).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Blaby. Registration district of Blaby Union. Address: Blaby Hill, Blaby.
At the farm of George Thornton (55), Farmer, with others:
Eli Bailey. Age 15. M.S. Born Leicestershire.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1849 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire to Sarah SMITH (ref FreeBMD). She was born c1824 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire (ref census).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Bushloe End, Great Wigston.
Together with dau Ann (1 mos):
Eli Bailey. Head. Mar. Age 28. Ag Lab. Born Leicestershire Gt Wigston.
Sarah Bailey. Wife. Mar. Age 27. Seamer. Born Leicestershire Gt Wigston.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bushlow End, Wigston Magna.
Together with children Ann (10), Elizabeth (8), Deborah (6), John (5), Eli (2), Thomas (1m):
Eli Bailey. Head. Mar. Age 38. Coal Carrier. Born Leicestershire Great Wigston.
Sarah Bailey. Wife. Mar. Age 37. Stocking Stitching. Born Leicestershire Great Wigston.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Bushloe End, Wigston Magna.
Together with children Elizabeth (18), Deborah (17), John (15), Eli (12), Thomas (10), William (5):
Eli Bailey. Head. Mar. Age 48. Coal Carrier. Born Leicestershire Wigston.
Sarah Bailey. Wife. Mar. Age 47. Stitcher. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Bushloe End, Wigston Magna.
Together with sons Eli (22), Thomas (20), William (15), and grandson George Bailey (6), born Wigston:
Eli Bailey. Head. Mar. Age 58. General Carter. Born Leicestershire Wigston.
Sarah Bailey. Wife. Mar. Age 57. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 1 Bushloe End, Wigston Magna.
Eli Bailey. Head. Mar. Age 68. Carter and Farmer. Born Leicestershire Wigston.
Sarah Bailey. Wife. Mar. Age 67. Born Leicestershire Wigston.
George Bailey. Grandson. Age 16. Coachman (not domestic). Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 1 Bushloe End, Wigston Magna.
Eli Bailey. Head. Mar. Age 78. General Carter & Farmer. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.
Sarah Bailey. Wife. Mar. Age 77. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.

Death reg of Sarah Bailey Jun qtr 1902 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire aged 78 (ref FreeBMD).
Eli died 1 Aug 1906. Death reg of Eli Bailey Sep qtr 1906 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire aged 84 (ref FreeBMD).
"BAILEY Eli of Wigston Magna Leicestershire farmer and carter died 1 August 1906 Probate Leicester 23 August to John Bailey coachman and William Bailey corn-merchant Effects 1340 10s. 11d." (ref Ancestry National Probate) [sons]



1841 census





1851 census




1861 census




1871 census




1881 census




1891 census




1901 census
    Children:  
  1. Ann BAILEY born 1851 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  2. Elizabeth BAILEY born 1852 or 1853 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  3. Deborah BAILEY born 1854 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  4. John BAILEY born 1855 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  5. Eli BAILEY born 1858 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  6. Thomas BAILEY born 1861 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  7. William BAILEY born 1866 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire
 
    Issue of James Gale and Mary Hurd  
1.   Ann GALE
Born 19 Sep 1827; bap 18 Oct 1827 at Bishop Street Wesleyan, Leicester, Leicestersh, dau of James Gale & Mary (ref IGI).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Address: Little Hill, Wigston Magna.
At the home of Charles Davenport (44), Publican:
Ann Gale. Age 13. F.S. Born in Leicestershire.
[see comment about the Davenports on page 2]

Marr reg Sep qtr 1849 at Blaby dist to Benjamin WHITE (ref FreeBMD). The marriage was 29 Jul 1849 at the parish church of Wigston Magna; the groom was a bachelor, of full age, FWK, residence Great Wigston, son of Wm White, FWK; the bride was a spinster of full age, residence Great Wigston, dau of Jas Gale, Labourer; witnesses were Selina Gale (her mark) and James Johnstone (ref Marriage Cert held by LS). Benjamin was bap 23 Mar 1828 at Wigston Magna, son of William White & Sarah (ref LDS member in IGI).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Address: Moat Street, Wigston Magna, Leicester.
Together with dau Selina (3 mo):
Benjamin White. Head. Mar. Age 22. Framework Knitter. Born Leicestershire, Wigston.
Ann White. Wife. Mar. Age 23. Sticher of Hosiery. Born Leicestershire, Wigston.

There are possible deaths of Ann White at Blaby in 1858 and 1859.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Address: Bull Head St, Wigston.
In the home of Sarah White (79) and the Measures family:
Benjamin White. Lodger. Widr. Age 34. Framework Knitter. Born Leicestershire, Wigston.

Benjamin married (2) Jun qtr 1861 at Blaby District to Sarah BURKITT (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Bull Head St (Bulls Head), Wigston Magna.
Benjamin White. Head. Mar. Age 42. Licensed Victualler. Born Leicestershire, Wigston.
Sarah White. Wife. Mar. Age 41. Born Leicestershire, Wigston.
Hannah Day. Niece. Age 13. General Serv (domestic). Born Leicestershire, Leicester.
(NOTE: Elizabeth Burkitt married George Day Jun qtr 1849 at Blaby so Elizabeth would have been Sarah's sister and Hannah the daughter of Elizabeth and George.)

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Bullhead St (Bull's Head), Wigston Magna.
Benjamin White. Head. Mar. Age 53. Licensed Victualler. Born Leicestershire, Wigston.
Sarah White. Wife. Mar. Age 51. Born Leicestershire, Wigston.
Mary Boulter. Niece. Age 15. Born Leicestershire, Wigston.
(NOTE: Mary Burkitt married Thomas Boulter Jun qtr 1858 at Blaby Dist so Mary would have been Sarah's sister and Mary Boulter the daughter of Mary and Thomas.)

Benjamin died 28 Dec 1889. Benjamin's death reg Dec qtr 1889 at Blaby district aged 62 (ref FreeBMD).
"WHITE Benjamin. Personal Estate 575 8s. 8d. 16 January [1890]. The Will of Benjamin White late of Great Wigston in the County of Leicester Licensed Victualler who died 28 December 1889 at Great Wigston was proved at Leicester by Sarah White of the "Bull's Head" Inn Great Wigston Widow the Relict the sole Executrix." (ref Ancestry National Probate)

NOTE: The MEASURES and WHITE families are also mixed up in the Sampson Family Tree.

IGI records

1841 census









1851 census






1861 census





1871 census





1881 census





    Child of Ann and Benjamin:  
  1. Selina WHITE born 1850 at Gt Wigston, Leicestershire
 
2.   Sophia GALE
Bap 2 Nov 1829 at Wigston, Leicester (ref LDS member in IGI).
Not found in later records.
 
3.   Caroline GALE
Born 7 Nov 1832; bap 6 Dec 1832 at Bishop Street Wesleyan, Leicester, Leicestersh (ref IGI).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Moat Street, Wigston Magna.
Together with her parents and 2 siblings and 3 others:
Caroline Gale. Age 9. Born in Leicestershire.

Not found in 1851 census.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Tilton. Registration District of Billesdon. Address: Tilton.
In the home of James Parke Sikes (43), Farmer:
Caroline Gale. Serv. Un. Age 29. Cook. Born Leicestershire, Wigston Magna.

Marr reg Sep qtr 1863 at Islington dist, Middlesex of Caroline Gale to James FARRELL; the marriage was 9 Sep 1863; James was aged 32, bachelor, Soldier 9 Dragoon Guards Aldershot, residence Aldershot, son of John Farrell, Stonemason; Caroline was aged 31, spinster, of 14 Bath Place, dau of James Gale, Labourer; witnesses were George Kingston and Mary Hill (ref Ancestry London Marriages). James was born c1831 (ref marriage).

No further information found.

IGI records

1841 census





1861 census
4.   Selina GALE
Born 23 Oct 1833; bap 4 Dec 1834 at Bishop Street Wesleyan, Leicester, Leicestersh (ref IGI).
(This could be an error for 1834.)

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Moat Street, Wigston Magna.
Together with her parents and 2 siblings and 3 others of Langham family:
Salina Gale. Age 6. Born in Leicestershire.

Selina was a witness at the marriage of her sister Ann to Benjamin White in 1849, where she signed her mark.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Bushloe End, Great Wigston.
Together with her parents and 3 others of Langham family:
Selina Gale. Dau. Un. Age 17. Sock Manufacturer. Born Leicestersh, Gt Wigston.
[indexed as Maria]

Marriage reg Jun qtr 1854 at Blaby District to Gideon SAMPSON (ref FreeBMD). Gideon was born 29 Mar 1833, bap 9 Oct 1834 at Independent, Wigston Magna, Leicester, England (ref IGI). He was a son of John Sampson and Mary Vann.
See SAMPSON FAMILY TREE for further information.

They had 8 children.

Gideon died Feb 1887 at Leicester, England. Death reg of Gideon Sampson Mar qtr 1887 at Leicester dist aged 53 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Selina emigrated to Australia in 1889 on the 'Liguria' with some of the children (see elsewhere).

Selina died 14 Oct 1907, at 4 Docker Street, Richmond, Vic, Australia (Vic reg 13856), buried 16 Oct 1907, Boroondara, Kew, Vic, Australia.

FROM WHOM LIBBY SHADE IS DESCENDED.

IGI records


1841 census




1851 census





SAMPSON TREE


5.   Sarah GALE
Born 21 Nov 1835; bap 17 Dec 1835 at Bishop Street Wesleyan, Leicester, Leicestersh (ref IGI).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Moat Street, Wigston Magna.
Together with her parents and 2 siblings and 3 others:
Sarah Gale. Age 5. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Address: Little Hill, Wigston Magna.
Together with Charles and Sophia Davenport:
Sarah Gale. Serv. U. Age 15. House Servant. Born Leicestershire, Wigston.
[see comment about the Davenports on page 3]

Marriage reg Dec qtr 1857 at Blaby Dist to John WARD (ref FreeBMD). He was borm c1832 at Wigston.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Address: Moat St, Wigston.
John Ward. Head. Mar. Age 29. Framework Knitter. Born Leicestershire, Wigston.
Sarah Ward. Wife. Mar. Age 26. Framework Knitter. Born Leicestershire, Wigston.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Ecclesiastical Parish of Peterborough. Address: Bull Head St, Wigston Magna.
John Ward. Head. Mar. Age 38. Worsted Framework Knitter. Born Leicestershire, Wigston.
Sarah Ward. Wife. Mar. Age 35. Born Leicestershire, Wigston.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Address: 8 Frederick Street, Wigston Magna.
John Ward. Head. Mar. Age 49. Wagon Lifter. Born Leicestershire, Wigston.
Sarah Ward. Wife. Mar. Age 45. Framework Knitter. Born Leicestershire, Wigston.

Sarah appears to have died between 1881 and 1891.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Enderby. Address: Narboro Rd, Blaby Union Workhouse.
With many others:
John Ward. S. Age 58. Pauper Inmate. Farm Labour. Born Leicestershire, Wigston.

John's death reg Jun qtr 1894 at Blaby Dist aged 62 (ref FreeBMD).

IGI records

1841 census



1851 census






1861 census



1871 census



1881 census





1891 census

    Issue of Mary Gale and Thomas Spencer  
1.   John SPENCER
Born c1829 (ref census).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Registration District of Leicester. Address: Abbey St, St Margaret, Leicester.
Together with his parents and 3 siblings:
John Spencer. Age 12. Born in Leicestershire.

There are several possible deaths of John Spencer at Leicester in 1843 and 1850 (ref FreeBMD).



1841 census


2.   Sophia SPENCER
Born c1832 (ref census).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Registration District of Leicester. Address: Abbey St, St Margaret, Leicester.
Together with her parents and 3 siblings:
Sophia Spencer. Age 9. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Town of Leicester. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 1 Devonshire St, St Margaret, Leicester.
Together with her parents and 6 sisters:
Sophia Spencer. Dau. Unm. Age 19. Hose Sticher. Born Oadby Leicestershire.

No further records found.



1841 census



1851 census


3.   Eliza SPENCER
Born c1834 at St Marys Leicestershire.

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Registration District of Leicester. Address: Abbey St, St Margaret, Leicester.
Together with her parents and 3 siblings:
Eliza Spencer. Age 8. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Town of Leicester. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 1 Devonshire St, St Margaret, Leicester.
Together with her parents and 6 sisters:
Eliza Spencer. Dau. Age 16. Box Maker. Born St Marys Leicestershire.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1857 (sic) at Leicester dist to James WARD (ref FreeBMD). He was born c1836 at Loughborough, Leicestershire.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 17 Burleys Lane, St Margaret. (Together with her parents)
Together with children Fanny (5), Thomas (3), John (1):
James Ward. Lodger. Age 25. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leicestershire, Loughborough.
Eliza Ward. Wife. Age 25. Born Leicester, St Margaret.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Town of Leicester. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 24 Osborn St, Leicester.
Together with children Fanny (16), John (14), Thomas (12), Hannah (1), and a boarder:
James Ward. Head. M. Age 34. F.W.K. Born Loughborough.
Eliza Ward. Wife. M. Age 32. Factory Hand. Born Lester.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: Burleys Lane Court D No 16.
Together with children Thomas (20), Hannah (11), Mary Jane (9), John (23) and John's wife Clara and their 2 children:
James Ward. Head. Mar. Age 43. Frame Work Knitter. Born Loughbro.
Eliza Ward. Wife. Mar. Age 43. Seamer. Born Leicester.

No further records found.



1841 census



1851 census






1861 census





1871 census




1881 census

    Children:  
  1. Fanny WARD born 1854 at St Margaret Leicester  
  2. John WARD born c1857 at St Margaret Leicester  
  3. Thomas WARD born c1859 at St Margaret Leicester  
  4. Hannah WARD born 1870 at Leicester  
  5. Mary Jane WARD born 1872 at Leicester
 
4.   Mary SPENCER
Born c1840 at St Margaret Leicester.
It is not possible to make sense of the different ages given in the census records so there is a question mark over the records for Mary.

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Registration District of Leicester. Address: Abbey St, St Margaret, Leicester.
Together with her parents and 3 siblings:
Mary Spencer. Age 1. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Town of Leicester. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 1 Devonshire St, St Margaret, Leicester.
Together with her parents and 6 sisters:
Mary Spencer. Dau. Age 11. Box Maker. Born St Margarets Leicestershire.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 17 Burleys Lane, St Margaret.
Together with her parents and 6 sisters:
Mary Spencer. Dau. Age 8. Scholar. Born St Margaret Leicestershire.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Town of Leicester. Registration District of Leicester. Address: No 10 D Court Burley's Lane, St Margaret.
Together with her parents and 3 sisters:
Mary Spencer. Dau. Age 22. Round frame worker. Born Leicestershire St Margaret.




1841 census



1851 census




1861 census



1871 census
5.   Harriet SPENCER
Born 29 Aug 1842 at Leicester, Leics (ref LDS member in IGI).
Birth reg (of Harriett) Sep qtr 1842 at Leicester dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Town of Leicester. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 1 Devonshire St, St Margaret, Leicester.
Together with her parents and 6 sisters:
Hariet Spencer. Dau. Age 9. Born St Margarets Leicestershire.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 17 Burleys Lane, St Margaret.
Together with her parents and 6 sisters:
Harriet Spencer. Dau. Unm. Age 18. Fancy Worsted Worker. Born St Margaret Leicestershire.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1863 at Leicester dist to John MYRING (ref FreeBMD). His birth was reg Jun qtr 1841 at Leicester dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: Crab Street, St Margaret, Leicester.
Together with children Harriet (7), John (3m):
John Myring. Head. M. Age 30. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leics, Leicester.
Harriet Myring. Wife. M. Age 28. Born Leics, Leicester.

Ref 1881. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 1D Ct Crab St, Leicester St Margaret.
Together with children Harriet (17), John (11), William (3):
John Myring. Head. Mar. Age 39. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leicester.
Harriet Myring. Wife. Mar. Age 37. Born Leicester.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 121 Wharf Street, Leicester.
Together with children William (11), George (4):
John Myring. Head. Mar. Age 48. Fishmonger. Born Bow of Lester.
Harriett Myring. Wife. Mar. Age 47. Born Bow of Lester.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 11 Denman Street, Leicester.
Together with children William (22), George (14):
John Myring. Head. Mar. Age 60. Hosiery Framework Knitter. Born Leics, Leicester.
Harriet Myring. Wife. Mar. Age 57. Born Leics, Leicester.

Harriet's death reg Jun qtr 1907 at Leicester dist aged 61 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 4 Providence Place Navigation St Leicester.
Together with son George (24) and a boarder:
John Myring. Head. Wid. Age 70. Fish Hawker. Born Leicestershire, Leicester. Children 4 born, 3 living, 1 dead.

John's death reg Dec qtr 1914 at Billesdon dist, Leicestershire aged 73 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.




1851 census




1861 census





1871 census




1881 census




1891 census




1901 census






1911 census

    Children:  
  1. Harriet MYRING born 1863 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. John MYRING born 1871 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  3. William MYRING born 1878 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  4. George MYRING born 1887 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
6.   Johanna SPENCER
Born 17 Apr 1845 at Leicester, Leics (ref LDS member in IGI)
Birth reg Jun qtr 1845 at Leicester dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Town of Leicester. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 1 Devonshire St, St Margaret, Leicester.
Together with her parents and 6 sisters:
Johanna Spencer. Dau. Age 7. Born St Margarets Leicestershire.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 17 Burleys Lane, St Margaret.
Together with her parents and 6 sisters:
Joanna Spencer. Dau. Unm. Age 16. Fancy Worsted Worker. Born St Margaret Leicestershire.

No further records found.




1851 census




1861 census

7.   Elizabeth SPENCER
Birth reg Mar qtr 1848 at Leicester dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Town of Leicester. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 1 Devonshire St, St Margaret, Leicester.
Together with her parents and 6 sisters:
Elizabeth Spencer. Dau. Age 5. Born St Margarets Leicestershire.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 17 Burleys Lane, St Margaret.
Together with her parents and 6 sisters:
Elizabeth Spencer. Dau. Age 13. Factory Girl. Born St Margaret Leicestershire.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Town of Leicester. Registration District of Leicester. Address: No 10 D Court Burley's Lane, St Margaret.
Together with her father and 3 sisters:
Elizabeth Spencer. Dau. Unm. Age 19. Gilt frame worker. Born Leicestershire St Margaret.



1851 census




1861 census



1871 census

8.   Emma SPENCER
Birth reg Sep qtr 1850 at Leicester dist (ref FreeBMD).
Bap 19 Sep 1850 at St Margarets, Leicester, Leicestershire (ref APT).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Town of Leicester. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 1 Devonshire St, St Margaret, Leicester.
Together with her parents and 6 sisters:
Amer Spencer. Dau. Age 6 mo. Born St Margarets Leicestershire.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 17 Burleys Lane, St Margaret.
Together with her parents and 6 sisters:
Emma Spencer. Dau. Age 11. Scholar. Born St Margaret Leicestershire.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Town of Leicester. Registration District of Leicester. Address: No 13 D Court Burley's Lane, St Margaret. (Next door to her father).
In the home of Joseph Hearn (36), F.W.Knitter and family:
Alfred Foreman. Lodger. Un. Age 22. Elastic Weaver. Born Leicestershire NK.
Emma Spencer. Lodger. Un. Age 21. Combing Machine Maker. Born Leicester St Margaret.

Marr reg Jun qtr 1873 at Leicester dist of Emma Spencer to Alfred FOREMAN (ref FreeBMD). Birth reg of Alfred Forman Sep qtr 1850 at Leicester dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 3 Burley Lane Court D, Leicester St Margaret.
Together with daus Jane (9), Sarah Ann (2):
Alfred Foreman. Head. Mar. Age 32. Weaver. Born Leicestershire Leicester.
Emma Foreman. Wife. Mar. Age 30. Born Leicestershire Leicester.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 42 Pasture Lane, Leicester.
Together with children Jane (19), Caroline (10), Alfred (8), Emily (2):
Alfred Forman. Head. Mar. Age 42. Elastic Weaver. Born Leicester.
Emma Forman. Wife. Mar. Age 44. Born Leicester.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 18 Heanor Street Leicester.
Together with children Carrie (19), Alfred (17), Emily (12), Joseph (9):
Alfred Freeman. Head. Mar. Age 51. Elastic Web Weaver. Born Leicestershire Leicester.
Emma Freeman. Wife. Mar. Age 50. Born Leicestershire Leicester.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 50 Cranbourne St Leicester.
Together with children Emily (22), Joseph (18):
Alfred Foreman. Head. Mar. Age 63. Elastic Web Hand. Born Leicestershire Leicester.
Emma Foreman. Wife. Mar 40 yrs. Age 60. Born Leicester. Children 10 born 5 alive 5 dead.

Death reg of Emma Foreman Mar qtr 1919 at Leicester dist aged 68 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.
Death reg of Alfred Foreman Jun qtr 1922 at Leicester dist aged 71 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.




1851 census




1861 census



1871 census







1881 census




1891 census




1901 census




1911 census

    Children:  
  1. Jane Spencer FOREMAN born 1872 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. Sarah Ann FOREMAN born 1879 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  3. Caroline FOREMAN born 1881 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  4. Alfred FOREMAN born 1883 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  5. Emily FOREMAN born 1889 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  6. Joseph FOREMAN born 1892 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
9.   Rachel SPENCER
Born 14 Sep 1853 at Leicester, Leics (ref LDS member in IGI).
Birth reg Sep qtr 1853 at Leicester dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 17 Burleys Lane, St Margaret.
Together with her parents and 6 sisters:
Rachel Spencer. Dau. Age 6. Scholar. Born St Margaret Leicestershire.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Town of Leicester. Registration District of Leicester. Address: No 10 D Court Burley's Lane, St Margaret.
Together with her father and 3 sisters:
Rachel Spencer. Dau. Age 18. Worsted Rover. Born Leicestershire St Margaret.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1874 at Oldham dist, Lancashire to Charles Badson (ref FreeBMD). The birth reg of Charles BATSON was Dec qtr 1857 at Leicester dist (ref FreeBMD).

1881 census not found.
Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 4 Court R, Sanvey Gate, Leicester.
Together with children John Thomas (16), Joseph Henry (9), Alfred (4):
Racheal Batson. Wife. Mar. Age 37. Wool Repairing. Born Leicester, Leicestershire.
(Charles not found).

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 11 Warrington Street, Leicester.
Together with sons Joseph (20), Alfred (15):
Charles Batson. Head. Mar. Age 46. Labourer (Worsted Factory). Born Leics, Leicester.
Rachel Batson. Wife. Mar. Age 48. Domestic. Born Leics, Leicester.

Rachel's death reg Jun qtr 1902 at Leicester dist aged 47 (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: Leicester Workhouse, 2 Swain Street Leicester.
Charles Batson. Inmate. Single. Age 56. General Labourer. Born Leicestershire Leicester.

Charles' death reg Dec qtr 1916 at Leicester dist aged 59 (ref FreeBMD).




1861 census



1871 census








1891 census




1901 census






1911 census
    Children:  
  1. John Thomas BATSON born 1874 at Oldham, Lancashire  
  2. Joseph Henry BATSON born 1881 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  3. Alfred BATSON born 1886 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
10.   Charlotte SPENCER
Birth reg Dec qtr 1857 at Leicester dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 17 Burleys Lane, St Margaret.
Together with her parents and 6 sisters:
Charlotte Spencer. Dau. Age 2. Born St Margaret Leicestershire.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Town of Leicester. Registration District of Leicester. Address: No 10 D Court Burley's Lane, St Margaret.
Together with her father and 3 sisters:
Charlotte Spencer. Dau. Age 14. Wool (?). Born Leicestershire St Margaret.

Marr reg Jun qtr 1875 at Leicester dist to John BAINES (ref FreeBMD). His birth was reg Dec qtr 1856 at Leicester dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 130 Wheat St, Leicester St Margaret.
Together with children Florence (3), John (1), Alfred (1 mo), and John's mother and sister:
John Baines. Son. Mar. Age 25. Shoe Nailer. Born Leics, Leicester.
Charlotte Baines. Daughter in Law. Mar. Age 24. Born Leics, Leicester.

Not found in 1891 census.
Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 105 Morton Road, Leicester.
Together with children Alfred (20), Annie (18), Joseph (15), Nellie (13), Aaron (6), Katie (2):
John Baines. Head. Mar. Age 45. Shoe Rivetter. Born Leicester.
Charlotte Baines. Wife. Mar. Age 42. Born Leicester.

Charlotte's death reg Dec qtr 1902 at Leicester dist aged 45 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 105 Morton Road Leicester.
Together with children Aaron (16), Katie (12):
John Baines. Head. Widower. Age 56. Shoe Laster (Invalid). Born Leicester, Leicestershire. Children 13 born, 9 living, 4 dead.

John's death reg Mar qtr 1931 at Leicester dist aged 74 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



1861 census



1871 census






1881 census





1901 census






1911 census
    Children:  
  1. Florence Ann BAINES born 1878 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. John BAINES born 1879 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  3. Alfred BAINES born 1881 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  4. Annie BAINES born 1882 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  5. Joseph BAINES born 1885 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  6. Ellen BAINES born 1888 at Leicester, Leicestershire.  
  7. Aaron BAINES born 1895 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  8. Kate BAINES born 1899 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
    Issue of Richard Markram and Elizabeth Peberdy  
1.   William MARKRAM
Bap 17 Aug 1817 at Oadby, Leicester (ref IGI).
Possibility based on IGI record, but before marriage.
No further information found.
IGI records
2.   William MARKRAM
Bap 28 Sep 1828 at Oadby, Leicester (ref IGI).
No further information found.
IGI records
3.   Sophia MARKRAM
Bap 9 May 1830 at Thurnby, Leicester (ref IGI).
No further information found. She should not be confused with her cousin Sophia, below.
IGI records
4.   Mary A. MARKRAM / MARKHAM
Born c1838 (ref census).
Not found in FreeBMD.

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Oadby.
Together with her parents and 1 sister:
Mary Markram. Age 3. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Main Street, Oadby.
Together with her parents and 2 siblings:
Mary A Markram. Daur. Age 15.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: High St Oadby.
Together with her parents and 1 brother:
Mary A Markham. Dau. U. Age 23. Framework knitter. Born Leicester Oadby.

No further definite records found. Not to be confused with Mary Ann Markham born Mar qtr 1841 at Market Harborough, who married Albert Lee Cowley in 1863.




1841 census



1851 census




1861 census


5.   Maria MARKRAM / MARKHAM
Birth reg Dec qtr 1839 (as Markaram) at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Oadby.
Together with her parents and sister:
Maria Markram. Age 1. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Main Street, Oadby.
Richard Markram. Head. M. Age 50. Gardener. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.
Together with her parents and 2 siblings:
Maria Markram. Dau. Age 10. Scholar. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1860 at Blaby dist of Maria Markham to John THOMPSON (ref FreeBMD). He was born c1839 at Oadby.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: London Rd, Oadby.
Together with son George (4 mo):
John Thompson. Head. Mar. Age 22. Framework Sock Knitter. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.
Maria Thompson. Wife. Mar. Age 19. Framework Sock Knitter. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Burton Ocery. Registration district of Billesdon. Address: Crown Hotel, Burton Overy.
In the premises of Charles Harris (41), Licenced Victualler:
Together with son James (3):
Maria Thompson. Visitor. Mar. Age 30. Framework Knitter's Wife. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.
AND
Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 11 New Lane, Oadby.
John Thompson. Head. Mar. Age 32. Framework Knitter. Born Leics, Oadby.
George Thompson. Son. Age 10. Scholar. Born Leics, Oadby.
Elizabeth Thompson. Dau. Age 5. Scholar. Born Leics, Oadby.
Samuel Markham. Brother in Law. Unm. Age 28. Framesmith. Born Leics, Oadby.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Main St Oadby.
Together with children George (20), Elizabeth A (18), Selina (16), James (13), Mary J (8), Susan (6), Walter (3):
John Thompson. Head. Mar. Age 43. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leicester Oadby.
Maria Thompson. Wife. Mar. Age 40. Born Leicester Oadby.

John's death reg Jun qtr 1889 at Blaby dist aged 52 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.
Maria's death reg Jun qtr 1890 at Blaby dist aged 50 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



1841 census



1851 census






1861 census




1871 census










1881 census
    Children:  
  1. George THOMPSON born 1860 at Oadby Leicestershire  
  2. Elizabeth Ann THOMPSON born 1863 at Oadby Leicestershire  
  3. Selina THOMPSON born 1865 at Oadby Leicestershire  
  4. James THOMPSON born 1867 at Oadby Leicestershire  
  5. Mary Jane THOMPSON born 1873 at Oadby Leicestershire  
  6. Susan THOMPSON born 1875 at Oadby Leicestershire  
  7. Walter THOMPSON born 1877 at Oadby Leicestershire
 
6.   Samuel MARKRAM / MARKHAM
Birth reg Dec qtr 1842 (as Markaram) at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Main Street, Oadby.
Together with his parents and 2 siblings:
Samuel Markram. Son. Age 8. Seamer. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: High St Oadby.
Together with his parents and sister:
Samuel Markham. Son. U. Age 18. Framesmith (?) Ap. Born Leicester Oadby.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 11 New Lane, Oadby.
Together with his brother in law John Thompson and his 2 children:
Samuel Markham. Brother in Law. Unm. Age 28. Framesmith. Born Leics, Oadby. [indexed Martham]

Marr reg Jun qtr 1876 at Melton M dist, Leicestershire to Ellen BROWN (ref FreeBMD). Ellen was born c1848 at Burton Lazars, Leicestershire.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 13 Laxton St.
Together with children Harry (4), William (2), Tom (4 mo):
Samuel Markham. Head. Mar. Age 35. Framing Smith. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.
Ellen Markham. Wife. Mar. Age 33. Born Northamptonshire, Burton Lazars.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Mary. Ecclesiastical parish of St Andrews. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 13 Laxton St.
Together with children Henry (14), William (12), Tom (10), Samuel (5):
Samuel Markham. Head. M. Age 47. Shoe Machinist. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.
Ellen Markham. Wife. M. Age 44. School Cleaner. Born Leicestershire, Burton Lazars.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester formerly St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 13 Laxton St.
Together with children Harry (24), William (22), Tom (20), Samuel (15):
Samuel Markham. Head. M. Age 57. Shoe Machinist. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.
Ellen Markham. Wife. M. Age 53. Born Leicestershire, Burton Lazars.

Samuel's death reg Mar qtr 1911 at Leicester dist aged 68 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 83 Grasmere St Leicester.
Together with son Samuel (25) and his wife, sons Harry (34) and Tom (30):
Ellen Markham. Mother. Widow. Mar 35 yrs. Age 64. Born Burton Lazars Leicester. Children 4 born 3 alive 1 dead.

Ellen's death reg Dec qtr 1922 at Leicester dist aged 74 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



1851 census



1861 census



1871 census





1881 census




1891 census




1901 census






1911 census
    Children:  
  1. Harry MARKHAM born 1877 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. William MARKHAM born 1878 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  3. Tom MARKHAM born 1881 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  4. Samuel MARKHAM born 1885 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
    Issue of Robert Markram and Mercy  
1.   Thomas MARKRAM
Bap 8 May 1825 at Oadby, Leicester (ref IGI).
No further records found.
IGI records
2.   Sophia MARKRAM / MARKHAM
Born c1827 at Oadby, Leicester (ref census).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Oadby.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Sophia Markeram. Age 14. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Household sched 64. Address: Oadby.
With Susan Weston:
Sophia Markram. Lodger. U. Age 24. Seamstress. Born Leicester, Oadby.

Marr reg Jun qtr 1856 of Sophia Markham to Thomas MOORE (ref FreeBMD). He was born c1832 at Oadby, Leicestershire.

Ref 1861. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester All Saints. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 4 St Peters Court, St Peters Lane.
Together with children Mary Ann (4), William Robert (2):
Thomas Moore. Head. Mar. Age 29. Carter. Born Oadby, Leicestershire.
Sophia Moore. Wife. Mar. Age 24. Stitcher. Born Oadby, Leicestershire.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of All Saints. Town of Leicester. Address: 3 West Bond Street.
Together with children Mary Ann (14), William Robert (13), Reuben (7), John (5), Frederick (2):
Thomas Moore. Head. M. Age 39. Carter. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.
Sophia Moore. Wife. M. Age 44. Carter. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.

Thomas died between 1871 and 1881. No probate found.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 23 Melton St, Leicester St Margaret.
Together with children Mary Ann (24), William R (22), Rubin (17), John T (15), Fredrick (12):
Sophia Moore. Head. W. Age 54. Annuitant. Born Leicestershire Oadby.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 23 Melton St.
Together with son John T (25), his wife, and nephew Arthur Moore (2):
Sophia Moore. Mother. Wid. Age 64. Born Oadby Leicestershire.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester formerly St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 23 Melton St.
Together with son John Thos (35), his wife, and 2 children:
Sophia Moore. Mother S. Age 74. Born Leicester Oadby.

Sophia's death reg Jun qtr 1904 at Leicester dist aged 77 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



1841 census



1851 census





1861 census




1871 census






1881 census



1891 census



1901 census

    Children:  
  1. Mary Ann MOORE born c1857 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. William Robert MOORE born 1859 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  3. Reuben MOORE born 1863 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  4. John Thomas MOORE born c1866 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  5. Frederick MOORE born 1869 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
3.   William MARKRAM / MARKHAM
Born c1829 at Oadby, Leicestershire (ref census).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Oadby.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings:
William Markeram. Age 12. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Main St, Oadby.
Together with his parents and 3 siblings:
William Markram. Son. U. Age 22. F.W.K. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.

Marriage reg Jun qtr 1851 at Blaby dist of William Markram to Elizabeth NEEDHAM (ref FreeBMD).
William married Elizabeth 25 May 1851 at Whetstone, Leicestershire (ref IGI). Elizabeth was born c1829 at Whetstone, Leics.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Whetstone. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Whetstone.
Together with son Thomas (9):
William Markham. Head. Mar. Age 32. Ag Lab. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.
Elizabeth Markham. Wife. Mar. Age 32. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leicestershire, Whetstone.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Whetstone. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Whetstone.
Together with children Elizabeth (7), John R (1):
William Markham. Head. Mar. Age 42. Ag Lab. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.
Elizabeth Markham. Wife. Mar. Age 42. Born Leicestershire, Whetstone.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Whetstone. Registration District of Blaby. Address: High Street, Whetstone.
Together with children John Robert (11), Elizabeth (17):
William Markham. Head. Mar. Age 52. Ag Lab. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.
Elizabeth Markham. Wife. Mar. Age 52. Ag Lab's Wife. Born Leicestershire, Whetstone.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Whetstone. Registration District of Blaby. Address: New Row, Whetstone.
Together with dau Elizabeth (27):
William Markham. Head. M. Age 62. Agricultural Labourer. Born Oadby, Leicester.
Elizabeth Markham. Wife. M. Age 62. Born Whetstone, Leicester.

Elizabeth's death reg Mar qtr 1897 at Blaby dist aged 68 (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Whetstone. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Main Street, Whetstone.
Together with daughter Elizabeth (37) and her husband:
William Markham. Father. Widr. Age 73. Farm Labourer. Born Leicester, Oadby.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Whetstone. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Victoria Road Whetstone Leicester.
Together with daughter Elizabeth (48) and her husband:
William Markham. Father. Widower. Age 83. Farm Labourer. Born Oadby Leics.

William's death reg Mar qtr 1914 at Blaby dist aged 85 (ref FreeBMD).



1841 census



1851 census




IGI records

1861 census




1871 census




1881 census




1891 census






1901 census



1911 census
    Children:  
  1. Thomas MARKRAM / MARKHAM born 1851 at Whetstone, Leicestershire  
  2. Elizabeth MARKHAM born 1864 at Whetstone, Leicestershire  
  3. John Robert MARKHAM born 1869 at Whetstone, Leicestershire
 
4.   Richard MARKRAM / MARKHAM
Born c1836 at Oadby, Leicestershire (ref census).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Oadby.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings:
Richard Markeram. Age 5. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Great Stretton. Registration district of Billesdon. Address: Great Stretton.
At the home of Simmeon Morris (70), Farmer:
Richard Markham. Serv. U. Age 16. Farm Boy. Born Leics, Oadby.

Marr (1) reg Jun qtr 1860 at Blaby dist to Matilda LUDLAM (ref FreeBMD). Matilda was born c1842 at Oadby, Leicestershire.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Hills Yard, Oadby.
Together with son Tom (9 mo):
Richard Markham. Head. Mar. Age 24. Ag Lab. Born Leics, Oadby.
Matilda Markham. Wife. Mar. Age 19. Framework Sock Knitter. Born Leics, Oadby.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 6 South Side London Rd, Oadby.
Together with children Tom (10), Ann J (8), Susan (6), Fanny (3), Richard (1):
Richard Markham. Head. Mar. Age 35. Ag Lab. Born Leics, Oadby.
Matilda Markham. Wife. Mar. Age 28. Seamstress. Born Leics, Oadby.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration District of Blaby. Address: New Lane, Oadby.
Together with children Tom (21), Ann J (18), Susan (15), Fanny (13), Richard (11), Walter (5), Herbert (2):
Richard Markham. Head. Mar. Age 45. General Laborer. Born Leics, Oadby.
Matilda Markham. Wife. Mar. Age 37. Born Leics, Oadby.

Matilda's death reg Sep qtr 1884 at Blaby dist aged 42 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Richard married (2) Sep qtr 1887 at Lutterworth dist, Leicestershire to Mary Ann JAMES (ref FreeBMD). She was born c1845 at Welford, Northamptonshire.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 2 Oadby Street, Oadby.
Together with his children Richard (21), Walter (15), Herbert (12), William (9), and their daughter Laura A (1):
Richard Markham. Head. M. Age 55. Gardener. Born Leics, Oadby.
Mary A Markham. Wife. M. Age 46. Housewife. Born Northampton, Welford.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Regent St, Oadby.
Together with his children Walter (25), Herbert (22), William (19), and their daughter Laura A (11):
Richard Markham. Head. M. Age 65. Gardener (Domestic). Born Leics, Oadby.
Mary A Markham. Wife. M. Age 54. Born Welford, Northants.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 1 Marston St Leicester.
Together with his children Herbert (32), William (29), and their daughter Laura Ann (21), and a boarder:
Richard Markham. Head. Mar. Age 75. Grocer. Born Oadby, Leicestershire.
Mary Ann Markham. Wife. Marr 23 years. Age 62. Assisting in the business. Born Welford, Northamptonshire. Children born 1, living 1.

Death reg of Richard Markham Mar qtr 1921 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire aged 85 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.
Mary Ann's death not found.



1841 census



1851 census





1861 census




1871 census




1881 census








1891 census




1901 census




1911 census
    Children of Richard and Matilda:  
  1. Tom MARKHAM born 1860 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  2. Ann Jane MARKHAM born 1862 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  3. Susan MARKHAM born 1865 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  4. Fanny MARKHAM born 1868 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  5. Richard MARKHAM born 1870 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  6. Walter MARKHAM born 1872 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  7. Walter MARKHAM born 1876 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  8. Herbert MARKHAM born 1879 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  9. William MARKHAM born 1881 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
    Children of Richard and Mary Ann:  
  10. Laura Ann MARKHAM born 1889 at Oadby, Leicestershire
 
5.   Robert MARKRAM / MARKHAM
Birth reg Jun qtr 1838 (as Markaram) at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Oadby.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings:
Robert Markeram. Age 3. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Main St, Oadby.
Together with his parents and 3 siblings:
Robert Markram. Son. Age 12. Yarn Winder. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.
[indexed as Marksam]

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: London Rd, Oadby.
Together with his parents and 2 siblings:
Robert Markham. Son. Un. Age 22. Agr Labr. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.

Not found in 1871 census.

Marr reg Jun qtr 1875 at Blaby dist to Ann PERKINS (ref FreeBMD). Birth reg of Ann Perkins Mar qtr 1853 at Barrow upon Soar dist, Leicestershire (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Ward's Yd, Oadby.
Robert Markham. Head. Mar. Age 41. General laborer. Born Leicester Oadby.
Ann Markham. Wife. Mar. Age 28. Seamstress. Born Leicester Rothley.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Main Road, Oadby.
Together with Edward Markham (10) and Robert Markham (8), nephews, sons of Thomas Markham & Mary Ann Goddard:
Robert Markham. Head. M. Age 51. Builders Labourer. Born Leicester, Oadby.
Ann Markham. Wife. M. Age 40. House duties. Born Leicester, Rothley.

Robert's death reg Sep qtr 1898 at Blaby dist aged 59 (ref FreeBMD).

Ann married (2): marriage reg Jun qtr 1900 at Blaby dist of Ann Markham to Hugh CHAMBERS (ref FreeBMD). Birth reg of Hugh Chambers Sep qtr 1854 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: London Road, Oadby.
Hugh Chambers. Head. Mar. Age 46. Builders Labourer. Born Leicestershire Oadby.
Ann Chambers. Wife. Mar. Age 46. House Work. Born Leicestershire Rothley.

Death reg of Ann Chambers Mar qtr 1910 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire aged 56 (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: London Road Oadby Near Leicester.
Hugh Chambers. Head. Widower. Age 56. Bricklayers Labourer. Born Leicestershire Oadby.

Death reg of Hugh Chambers Mar qtr 1927 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire aged 72 (ref FreeBMD).



1841 census



1851 census




1861 census







1881 census



1891 census









1901 census





1911 census
6.   Frances MARKRAM
Birth reg Sep qtr 1840 at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Oadby.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Frances Markeram. Age 9 mo. Born in Leicestershire.

Death reg Mar qtr 1842 (as Markaram) at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).


1841 census

7.   Thomas MARKRAM / MARKHAM
Birth reg Mar qtr 1843 (as Markaram) at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Main St, Oadby.
Together with his parents and 3 siblings:
Thomas Markram. Son. Age 8. Scholar. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.
[indexed as Marksam]

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: London Rd, Oadby.
Together with his parents and 2 siblings:
Thomas Markham. Son. Un. Age 18. Framework Sock Knitter. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.

Marr reg Sep qtr 1869 at Leicester dist to Mary Ann GODDARD (ref FreeBMD). Her birth was reg Dec qtr 1847 at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 292 Birstall Street.
Together with dau Minnie (6 mon):
Thomas Markham. Head. Mar. Age 28. F W K. Born Oadby.
Mary Ann Markham. Wife. Mar. Age 23. F W K. Born Oadby.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 292 Birstall St.
Together with children Minnie (10), Charlie (8), Herbert (6), Edward (11 mo):
Thomas Markham. Head. Mar. Age 38. Frame Work Knitter. Born Oadby Leicester.
Mary Ann Markham. Wife. Mar. Age 33. Seamer. Born Oadby Leicester.

Mary Ann's death reg Dec qtr 1887 at Leicester dist aged 40 (ref FreeBMD).
Thomas's death reg Dec qtr 1888 at Leicester dist aged 45 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



1851 census




1861 census





1871 census




1881 census



    Children:  
  1. Minnie MARKHAM born 1870 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. Charles Edward MARKHAM born 1872 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  3. Herbert MARKHAM born 1874 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  4. Edward Goddard MARKHAM born 1880 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  5. Robert MARKHAM born 1883 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
8.   Susannah MARKRAM / MARKHAM
Birth reg Mar qtr 1846 at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Main St, Oadby.
Together with her parents and 3 siblings:
Susanna Markram. Dau. Age 5. Scholar. Born Leicestershire, Oadby. [indexed as Marksam]

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: London Rd, Oadby.
Together with her parents and 2 siblings:
Susanna Markham. Dau. Un. Age 15. Sock Seamer. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.

Marr reg Mar qtr 1869 at Leicester dist to Henry STURGESS (ref FreeBMD). His birth was reg Dec qtr 1846 at Blaby Dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 1 Hill's Yard, Oadby.
Together with son Thomas M (3):
Henry Sturgess. Head. Mar. Age 24. Framework Knitter. Born Leicester Oadby.
Susanna Sturgess. Wife. Mar. Age 25. Seamstress. Born Leicester Oadby.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: No 17 Baker St.
Together with children Thomas (13), Elizabeth (9), Sarah (7), Florence (5), Henry (3):
Henry Sturgess. Head. Mar. Age 34. Frame Work Knitter. Born Oadby, Leics.
Susannah Sturgess. Wife. Mar. Age 33. Household duties. Born Oadby, Leics.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Humberstone. Town of Humbeerstone. Registration district of Billesdon. Address: 72 Overton Rd.
Together with children Elizabeth (19), Sarah (17), Florence (15), Henry (13), Robert (9), George (8), William (5), Wallis (3), Frederick (3 mo):
Henry Sturgess. Head. M. Age 44. Grocer's Porter. Born Leics, Oadby.
Susannah Sturgess. Wife. M. Age 45. Born Leics, Oadby.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester formerly West Humberstone. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 72 Overton Rd.
Together with children Elizabeth (29), Sarah J (27), Florence (25), Henry (23), Robert (19), George (18), Walter (13):
Henry Sturgess. Head. M. Age 51. Frame Knitter (Hosiery). Born Leics, Oadby.
Susanah Sturgess. Wife. M. Age 52. Born Leics, Oadby.

Henry's death reg Jun qtr 1905 at Leicester dist aged 57 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 135 Overton Road Leicester.
Together with children Lizzie (39), Florrie (35), Harry (33), George (28), Walter (23):
Susannah Sturgess. Head. Widow. Age 64. Born Leicestershire Oadby. Married 45 years. Children 15 born 8 living 7 dead. [not all accounted for.]

Death reg of Susannah Sturgess Jun qtr 1930 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire aged 84 (ref FreeBMD).



1851 census



1861 census





1871 census




1881 census




1891 census




1901 census






1911 census
    Children:  
  1. Thomas Markham STURGESS born 1867 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  2. Elizabeth STURGESS born 1871 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  3. Sarah Jane STURGESS born 1873 at St Margarets, Leicester  
  4. Florence STURGESS born 1876 at St Margarets, Leicester  
  5. Henry STURGESS born 1878 at St Margarets, Leicester  
  6. Robert STURGESS born 1881 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  7. George Edward STURGESS born 1882 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  8. William STURGESS born 1885 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  9. Walter STURGESS born 1887 at Humberstone, Leicestershire  
  10. Frederick STURGESS born 1891 at Humberstone, Leicestershire
 
    Issue of Joseph Harding and Mary Wright  
1.   Mary HARDING
Born c1826 in Leicestershire (ref census).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Great Bowden. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Gt Bowden.
Together with her father and 7 siblings:
Mary Harding. Age 15. Lace M. Born in Leicestershire.

The following marriage seems likely; the time is right and Thorpe Langton is close to Great Bowden and Market Harborough. Her mother was born in Market Harborough. Marr reg Jun qtr 1850 at Mt Harbro' dist to Zaccheus TIMSON (ref FreeBMD). He was bap 5 Feb 1826 at Tur Langton, Leicestershire (ref IGI).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Tur Langton. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Tur Langton.
Together with dau Elizabeth (1 mos):
Zaccheus Timson. Head. Mar. Age 25. Blacksmith. Born Leicestershire Tur Langton.
Mary Timson. Wife. Mar. Age 26. Born Leicestershire Thorpe Langton.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Tur Langton. Registration District of Market Harborough. Address: 20 High Street, Tur Langton.
Together with children Elizabeth (10), Emily (8), Mary (6), Lydia (5), Harriet (3), John (1 m):
Zaccheus Timson. Head. Mar. Age 35. Blacksmith. Born Tur Langton, Leicestershire.
Mary Timson. Wife. Mar. Age 36. Born Thorpe Langton, Leicestershire.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Tur Langton. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Tur Langton.
Together with children Emily (18), Lydia (15), Harriet (13), John (9), Zaccheus (8):
Zaccheus Timson. Head. Mar. Age 45. Blacksmith. Born Leicester, Tur Langton.
Mary Timson. Wife. Mar. Age 46. Born Leicester, Thorpe Langton.

Mary's death reg Dec qtr 1876 at Mt Harbro' dist aged 52 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Tur Langton. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: High St, Tur Langton.
Together with children Lydia (25), John (20) and granddaughter Mary Busby (3):
Zaccheus Timson. Head. Wid. Age 55. Blacksmith. Born Tur Langton, Leicestershire.

Zaccheus died 25 Jul 1890. Zaccheus' death reg Sep qtr 1890 at Mt Harbro' dist aged 64 (ref FreeBMD).
"TIMSON Zaccheus. Personal Estate 139. 2 September [1890]. Administration (with the Will) of the Personal Estate of Zaccheus Timson late of Tur Langton in the County of Leicester Blacksmith a Widower who died 25 July 1890 at Tur Langton was granted at Leicester to Lydia Timson of Tur Langton Spinster the Daughter one of the Residuary Legatees." (ref Ancestry National Probate)



1841 census




IGI records

1851 census




1861 census




1871 census






1881 census


    Children:  
  1. Elizabeth TIMSON born 1851 at Tur Langton, Leicestershire  
  2. Emily TIMSON born 1852 at Tur Langton, Leicestershire  
  3. Mary TIMSON born 1854 at Tur Langton, Leicestershire  
  4. Lydia TIMSON born 1855 at Tur Langton, Leicestershire  
  5. Harriet TIMSON born 1857 at Tur Langton, Leicestershire  
  6. John TIMSON born 1861 at Tur Langton, Leicestershire  
  7. Zaccheus TIMSON born 1862 at Tur Langton, Leicestershire
 
2.   John HARDING
Born c1827 in Leicestershire (ref census).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Great Bowden. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Gt Bowden.
Together with his parents and 7 siblings:
John Harding. Age 14. Ag Lab. Born in Leicestershire.

No further definite information found.



1841 census


3.   William HARDING
Born c1829 in Leicestershire (ref census).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Great Bowden. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Gt Bowden.
Together with his parents and 7 siblings:
William Harding. Age 12. Born in Leicestershire.

No further definite information found.



1841 census


4.   Samuel HARDING
Born c1832 in Great Bowden, Leicestershire (ref census).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Great Bowden. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Gt Bowden.
Together with his parents and 7 siblings:
Samuel Harding. Age 10. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 32 Brannston Gate.
Together with his parents and 2 brothers:
Samuel Harding. Son. Age 19. Born Great Bowden.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1856 at Leicester dist to Catharine WARRINGTON (ref FreeBMD). She was bap 3 Dec 1826 at Market Harborough, Leics, dau of John Warrington & Ann (ref IGI).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Marys. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 8 Bridge St.
Together with children Emma (4), Samuel (2), Catharine (7m):
Samuel Harding. Head. Mar. Age 29. Cotton and Woolen Dyer. Born Great Bowden, Leicestershire.
Catharine Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 31. Born Market Harborough, Leicestershire.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Mary. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 8 Bridge Street West, St Mary, Leicester.
Together with children Emma Isabela (14), Samuel (12), William Warrington (7), Kate Eliza (4), Ernest Warrington (2) and niece Rose (14):
Samuel Harding. Head. M. Age 39. Dyer employin 2 men 1 boy. Born Leics, Great Bowden.
Cathrine Harding. Wife. M. Age 43. Born Leics, Market Harboro.
Rose McBall. Niece. Age 14. Born Leics, Market Harboro. [Not found.]

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Nicholas. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 12 Talbot Lane, Leicester St Nicholas.
Together with children Emma Isabel (24), Samuel (22), Wm Warrington (17), Kate Eliza (14), Ernest Warrington (12) and a servant:
Samuel Harding. Head. Mar. Age 49. Master Dyer employing 19 men. Born Great Bowden, Leicestershire.
Catherine Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 55. Dyers Wife. Born Market Harboro, Leicestershire.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 12 Talbot Lane, Leicester.
Together with children William W (27), Kate E (24), Ernest W (22) and a servant:
Samuel Harding. Head. Mar. Age 59. Dyer & finisher. Born Great Bowden, Leicestershire.
Catherine Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 65. Born Market Harborough.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 88 Regent Road, Leicester.
Together with dau Kate Eliza (34), granddaughter Minnie Plant, dau of Emma (18), and a servant:
Samuel Harding. Head. Mar. Age 69. Dyer finisher. Born Gt Bowden, Leics.
Catherine Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 75. Born Harboro, Leics.

Samuel died 17 Nov 1908. Samuel's death reg Dec qtr 1908 at Leicester dist aged 77 (ref FreeBMD).
"HARDING Samuel of 92 Regent-road Leicester dyer died 17 November 1908 Probate Leicester 17 March [1909] to William Warrington Harding and Ernest Warrington Harding dyers and Frederick Pochin solicitor. Effects 49596 17s. 8d." (ref Ancestry National Probate)

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 92 Regent Road Leicester.
Together with children Kate (44), Emma (54), grandchildren Minnie (28), Elsie (20) and a companion help:
Catherine Harding. Head. Widow. Age 85. Private Means. Born Leicestershire Market Harborough.

Catherine (Catharine) died 11 July 1913. Catharine's death reg Sep qtr 1913 at Leicester dist aged 87 (ref FreeBMD).
"HARDING Catharine of 92 Regent-road Leicester widow died 11 July 1913 Probate Leicester 14 August to Kate Eliza Harding spinster. Effects 969 11s. 11d." (ref Ancestry National Probate)



1841 census



1851 census



IGI records


1861 census




1871 census





1881 census




1891 census




1901 census








1911 census
    Children:  
  1. Emma Isabella HARDING born 1857 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. Samuel HARDING born 1859 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  3. Catharine HARDING born 1860 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  4. William Warrington HARDING born 1863 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  5. Kate Eliza HARDING born 1866 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  6. Ernest Warrington HARDING born 1869 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
5.   Esaw HARDING
Bap 5 Dec 1833 at Great Bowden, Leicester (ref LDS member in IGI).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Great Bowden. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Gt Bowden.
Together with his parents and 7 siblings:
Esaw Harding. Age 7. Born in Leicestershire.

Not found in 1851 census.
Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Great Bowden. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Middle Green, Great Bowden.
Together with William Scott (52), Ag Lab:
Easau Harding. Boarder. Unm. Age 27. Agricultural Labourer. Born Great Bowden, Leicestershire.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1862 at Billesdon dist, Leics of Esau Harding to Elizabeth KING (ref FreeBMD). She was born c1838 at Newton Harcourt, Leics (ref census).

Not found in 1871 census.
Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 5 & 7 Craddox St, Leicester St Margaret.
Together with children Emma (17), Ada (15), Aurther S (13), Lettie (10), Walts Right (8), Lettie Ring (6), Amey (1):
Esaw Harding. Head. Mar. Age 47. General Carter. Born Leics, Gt Bowden.
Elizabeth Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 43. Born Leics, Newton Harcourt.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 5 & 7 Craddock Street, Leicester.
Together with children Emma (27), Ada (25), Eliza (20), Walter (18), Letty (16), Lilla A (11):
Esau Harding. Head. Mar. Age 57. Carter etc. Born Leics, Great Bowden.
Elizabeth Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 53. Born Leics, Newton.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 78 St Saviours Road Leicester.
Together with children Ada (36), Lilli (21) and grandchildren Edith Harding (9), Esaw Harding (5) [children of Arthur]:
Esaw Harding. Head. Mar. Age 67. Carter & Contractor. Born Leics, Gt Bardon.
Elizabeth Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 64. Born Leics, Newton Harcourt.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 78 St Saviour's Road Leicester.
Together with dau Ada (45):
Esaw Harding. Head. Mar 50 years. Age 78. General Carter. Born Leics, Great Bowden.
Elizabeth Harding. Wife. Mar 50 yrs. Age 73. Born Leicestershire Newton Harcourt. Children 11 born 8 alive 3 dead.

Elizabeth died 2 Jan 1917. Death reg of Elizabeth Harding Mar qtr 1917 at Leicester dist aged 78 (ref FreeBMD).
"HARDING Elizabeth of Marston-road Leicester (wife of Esau Harding) died 2 January 1917 Administration Leicester 14 March to the said Esau Harding retired carter. Effects 72." (ref Ancestry National Probate)

Esau died 6 Aug 1929. Death reg of Esau Harding Sep qtr 1929 at Leicester dist aged 95 (ref FreeBMD).
"HARDING Esau of 26 Marston-road Gipsy-lane Leicester died 6 August 1929 Probate Leicester 7 November to Walter Wright Harding removal contractor and Arthur Samuel Harding retired fish merchant.[Sons] Effects 2408 5s. 5d." (ref Ancestry National Probate)



1841 census




1861 census






1881 census




1891 census




1901 census




1911 census
    Children:  
  1. Emma HARDING born 1863 at Newton Harcourt, Leicestershire  
  2. Ada HARDING born 1865 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  3. Arthur Sam HARDING born 1867 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  4. Lizzie Ann HARDING born 1870 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  5. Walter Wright HARDING born 1872 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  6. Letty King HARDING born 1875 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  7. Zillah Amy HARDING born 1880 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
6.   Jacob HARDING
Bap 5 Dec 1833 at Great Bowden, Leicester (ref LDS member in IGI).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Great Bowden. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Gt Bowden.
Together with his parents and 7 siblings:
Jacob Harding. Age 7. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Great Bowden. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Union Workhouse, Leicester Road, Great Bowden.
Together with a very large number of people:
Jacob Harding. Unm. Age 17. Labourer. Born Great Bowden, Leicestershire.

No further information found. The Jacob Harding at Bow, Skagit, Washington, born c1833 in England and emigrated in 1858, is said in his death record (29 Mar 1931) that his parents were Henry Harding and Sarah Pimm, so this is not this person.



1841 census



1851 census




7.   Joseph HARDING
Born c1836 in Great Bowden, Leicestershire (ref census).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Great Bowden. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Gt Bowden.
Together with his parents and 7 siblings:
Joseph Harding. Age 5. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 32 Brannston Gate.
Together with his parents and 2 brothers:
Joseph Harding. Son. Age 15. Born Great Bowden.

No further information found.



1841 census




1851 census


8.   David HARDING
Birth reg Jun qtr 1838 at Mkt Harborough dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Great Bowden. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Gt Bowden.
Together with his parents and 7 siblings:
David Harding. Age 3. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 32 Brannston Gate.
Together with his parents and 2 brothers:
David Harding. Son. Age 12. Born Great Bowden.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Ashby De La Zouch. Registration district of Ashby De La Zouch. Address: Goodepen, Ashby De La Zouch.
In the home of John Harding, born c1830 at Wigston Leicestershire [relationship not found]:
David Harding. Boarder. Unm. Age 22. Farm Labourer. Born Great Bowden, Leicester.

Marr reg Mar qtr 1865 at Ashby de la Z dist to Charlotte PEACE (ref FreeBMD). Charlotte was bap 3 Jul 1831 at Netherseal, Leicester (ref IGI).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Seals. Registration district of Ashby de la Zouch. Address: Burton Road, Seals.
David Harding. Head. M. Age 33. Railway Labourer. Born Leics, Great Bowden.
Charlotte Harding. Wife. Age 39. Born Leics, Overseal. Blind from Birth.
Anna Harding. Adopted Daughter. Age 8. Scholar. Born Leics, Ashby de la Zouch.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oakthorpe and Donisthorpe. Registration district of Ashby De La Zouch. Address: Oakthorpe and Donisthorpe.
David Harding. Head. Mar. Age 42. Plate Layer. Born Great Bowden, Leicestershire.
Charlotte Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 49. Born Overseale. Blind.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Over and Nether Seal. Registration district of Ashby de la Zouch. Address: Overseal.
David Harding. Head. Mar. Age 53. Platelayer. Born Great Bowden, Leicestershire.
Charlotte Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 59. Born Overseal, Leicestershire. Blind and Deaf.

Charlotte died 19 Apr 1894. Charlotte's death reg Jun qtr 1894 at Leicester dist aged 62 (ref FreeBMD).
"HARDING Charlotte of Overseal Leicestershire (wife of David Harding) died 19 April 1894 at the Leicestershire and Rutland lunatic asylum Leicester Administration Leicester 30 May to the said David Harding platelayer Effects 129 3s. 11d." (ref Ancestry National Probate)

Not found in 1901 census.
Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Overseal. Registration district of Ashby de la Zouch. Address: Burton Road Overseal Ashby de Lane Zouch.
David Harding. Head. Widower. Age 72. Pensioned by M.R.Railway. Born Leicester Gt Bowden. No children.

David died 14 May 1917. David's death reg Jun qtr 1917 at Ashby Z dist aged 79 (ref FreeBMD).
"HARDING David of Overseal Leicestershire platelayer died 14 May 1917 Probate Leicester 20 July to Elizabeth George (wife of Theophilus William George) Emma York (wife of Richard York) and William Pratt Musson solicitor. Effects 993." (ref Ancestry National Probate) [Relationships unknown]



1841 census



1851 census



1861 census





1871 census




1881 census




1891 census








1911 census
    Issue of William Harding and Elizabeth Gilford  
1.   Sarah Ann HARDING
Bap 6 Aug 1826 at Wigston Magna (ref LDS member in IGI).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby Union. Address: Mowsley End, Wigston Magna.
Together with her parents and 3 siblings:
Sarah Ann Harden. Age 15. Wollon Hose Mfr. Born in Leicestershire.

There is a possible death reg Dec qtr 1842 for Sarah Ann Harding at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).



1841 census


2.   Charlotte HARDING
Bap 14 Sep 1828 at Wigston Magna (ref LDS member in IGI).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby Union. Address: Mowsley End, Wigston Magna.
Together with her parents and 3 siblings:
Charlotte Harden. Age 13. Born in Leicestershire.

Marr reg Mar qtr 1850 at Blaby dist to Sidney STANYON (ref FreeBMD). He was bap 18 Sep 1828 at Wigston Magna (ref LDS member in IGI).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Great Wigston. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Bell Street, Great Wigston.
Together with dau Ann (3m) and Sydney's parents:
Sydney Stanyon. Son. Mar. Age 23. Framework Knitter. Born Leics, Gt Wigston.
Charlotte Stanyon. Daughter in Law. Age 23. Born Leics, Gt Wigston.

No further records found.
There are deaths for Sidney Stanyon in Blaby in 1856 and 1858.
Charlotte's death reg Mar qtr 1860 at Hardingstone dist, Northamptonshire (ref FreeBMD).



1841 census




1851 census


    Children:  
  1. Ann STANYON born 1850 at Great Wigston, Leicestershire
 
3.   William HARDING
Born c1830 at Wigston, Leicestershire.

No fund in 1841 census.
Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Bullhead Street, Wigston Magna.
Together with his parents and 6 siblings and other relatives:
William Harding. Son. Unm. Age 21. Framework Knitter. Born Leics, Wigston.

Marr reg Sep qtr 1855 at Blaby dist to Eliza HURST (ref FreeBMD); marr 10 Jul 1855 at Wigston (ref LDS member in IGI). She was born c1835 at Wigston, Leicestershire.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Moat Street, Wigston.
Together with dau Hannah (5):
William Harding. Head. Mar. Age 31. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leics, Wigston.
Eliza Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 26. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leics, Wigston.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Moat Street, Wigston Magna.
Together with dau Hannah (15):
William Harding. Head. Mar. Age 40. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leics, Wigston.
Eliza Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 36. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leics, Wigston.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Long Street, Wigston Magna.
William Harding. Head. Mar. Age 51. Framework Knitter. Born Leics, Wigston.
Eliza Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 46. Framework Knitter. Born Leics, Wigston.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: 35 Long Street, Wigston Magna.
William Harding. Head. Mar. Age 61. Stocking Frame Work Knitter. Born Leics, Wigston Magna.
Eliza Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 35. Born Leics, Wigston Magna.

William died 17 Mar 1893. William's death reg Mar qtr 1893 at Blaby dist aged 62 (ref FreeBMD).
"HARDING William of Long-street Great Wigston Leicestershire framework knitter died 17 March 1893 Administration Leicester 1 April to Eliza Harding widow Effects 100." (ref Ancestry National Probate)

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 97 Bull's Head Street Wigston Magna.
Eliza Harding. Head. Widow. Age 66. General Dealer Shopkeeper. Born Leics, Wigston Magna.

Eliza died 9 Feb 1910. Eliza's death reg Mar qtr 1910 at Blaby dist aged 75 (ref FreeBMD).
"HARDING Eliza of 137 Bulls Head-street Wigston Magna Leicestershire widow died 9 February 1910 Probate Leicester 18 March to Francis Hickling Freckingham butcher and grazier and Samuel Alfred Ross school-master. Effects 242 5s. 8d." (rer Ancestry National Probate) [Relationship unknown]




1851 census






1861 census




1871 census




1881 census



1891 census







1901 census
    Children:  
  1. Hannah HARDING born 1855 or 1856 at Wigston, Leicestershire
 
4.   Samuel HARDING
Bap 13 Jan 1832 at Wigston Magna (ref LDS member in IGI).

Not found in 1841 census.
Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Bullhead Street, Wigston Magna.
Together with his parents and 6 siblings and other relatives:
Samuel Harding. Son. Age 19. Framework Knitter. Born Leics, Wigston.

Samuel married (1) Dec qtr 1858 at West Bromwich dist to Ann KNIBB (ref FreeBMD). Ann was born c1833 at Sandford, Oxfordshire (ref census).

Ref 1861 census. Staffordshire, England. Civil Parish of West Bromwich. Registration district of West Bromwich. Address: 22 Neal Street, West Bromwich.
Samuel Harding. Head. Mar. Age 28. Labourer. Born Great Wigston, Leicestershire.
Ann Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 28. Born Sandford, Oxfordshire.

Ann's death reg Jun qtr 1870 at W. Bromwich dist aged 38 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Samuel married (2) Sep qtr 1870 at West Bromwich dist to Phebe HOWELL (ref FreeBMD). She was born c1826 in Glamorgan, Wales as Phebe EVANS and she married John HOWELL in Mar qtr 1846 (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Staffordshire, England. Civil Parish of West Bromwich. Registration district of West Bromwich. Address: Hall Street, West Bromwich.
Together with Phebe's 2 sons and a wife:
Samuel Harding. Head. Mar. Age 38. Labourer. Born Wigston, Leics.
Phebe Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 45. Born Tydvill, Glamorgan.

Samuel's death reg Mar qtr 1881 at W. Bromwich dist aged 49 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Ref 1881 census. Staffordshire, England. Civil Parish of West Bromwich. Registration district of West Bromwich. Address: 106 Sams Lane, West Bromwich.
Together with her son Richard, wife and dau:
Phoebe Harding. Mother. Widow. Age 56. Annuitant. Born Wales.




1851 census





1861 census








1871 census






1881 census

5.   John HARDING
Bap 22 Jan 1834 at Wigston Magna (ref LDS member in IGI).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby Union. Address: Mowsley End, Wigston Magna.
Together with his parents and 3 siblings:
John Harden. Age 7. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Bullhead Street, Wigston Magna.
Together with his parents and 6 siblings and other relatives:
John Harding. Son. Age 17. Framework Knitter. Born Leics, Wigston.

Marr reg Sep qtr 1857 at Blaby to Eliza ATKINS (indexed as Adkins) (ref FreeBMD). She was bap 2 Nov 1834, dau of Samuel and Rhoda Atkins (ref LDS member in IGI). Marr 20 Sep 1857 at Wigston (ref LDS member in IGI).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bell Street, Wigston Magna.
Together with daus Mary (3), Rhoda E (1):
John Harding. Head. Mar. Age 27. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leics, Wigston.
Eliza Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 26. Sock Stitcher. Born Leics, Wigston.

John's death reg Sep qtr 1867 at Blaby dist aged 33 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Long Street, Wigston Magna.
Together with children Mary (12), Elizabeth (10), Annie (8), William (6), Sarah A (3):
Eliza Harding. Head. W. Age 36. Stitcher. Born Leics, Wigston.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 5 Bell St, Wigston Magna.
Together with children Mary (22), Annie (19), William (16), Sarah A (13) and her sister Maria Atkins (42):
Eliza Harding. Head. Widow. Age 46. Sock Stitcher. Born Wigston Magna, Leics.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: 5 Bell Street, Wigston Magna.
Together with her sister Maria Atkins (52):
Eliza Harding. Head. Widow. Age 56. Midwife. Born Leics, Wigston.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 70 Together with her sister Maria Atkins (62):
Leicester Road, Wigston Magna.
Eliza Harding. Head. Widow. Age 60. Hosiery Seamer of Shirts & Socks. Born Wigston Magna, Leics.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 84 Leicester Road Wigston Magna.
Eliza Harding. Head. Widow. Age 76. Born Wigston Magna Leicester. Children 6 born 5 alive 1 dead.
Maud Atkins. Sister. Single. Age 72. Born Wigston Magna Leicester. Totally Deaf and Dumb from Birth.

Eliza's death reg Dec qtr 1913 at Blaby dist aged 79 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



1841 census



1851 census






1861 census






1871 census



1881 census



1891 census



1901 census



1911 census
    Children:  
  1. Mary HARDING born 1858 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  2. Rhoda Elizabeth HARDING born 1860 at Nottingham, Nottinghamshire  
  3. Ann Maria HARDING born 1862 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  4. William HARDING born 1865 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  5. Sarah Ann HARDING born 1867 at Wigston, Leicestershire
 
6.   Esther HARDING
Birth reg Mar qtr 1840 (as Easter) at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby Union. Address: Mowsley End, Wigston Magna.
Together with her parents and 3 siblings:
Hester Harden. Age 1. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Bullhead Street, Wigston Magna.
Together with her parents and 6 siblings and other relatives:
Esther Harding. Dau. Age 12. Seamstress. Born Leics, Wigston.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1859 at Blaby dist to James VOSS (ref FreeBMD). His birth was reg Mar qtr 1841 at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Moat St, Wigston.
Together with dau Eliza (1):
James Voss. Head. Mar. Age 20. Framework Knitter. Born Leics, Oadby.
Esther Voss. Wife. Mar. Age 21. Framework Knitter. Born Leics, Wigston.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Moat Street, Wigston Magna.
Together with children Eliza (11), William J (8), Sam (6), Susannah (4), Charlotte (2), Clara (1m):
James Voss. Head. Mar. Age 30. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leics, Oadby.
Hester Voss. Wife. Mar. Age 31. Sticher. Born Leics, Wigston.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Moat Street, Wigston.
Together with children Eliza Ann (21), William James (18), Sam (16), Susannah (14), Charlotte (12), Clara (10), Harry (6), Sarah Ann (4), Alonza (3m):
James Voss. Head. M. Age 40. F W Knitter. Born Leics, Oadby.
Hester Voss. Wife. M. Age 41. Born Leics, Wigston.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Town of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: 8 Frederick St, Wigston Magna.
Together with children Sam (26), Clara (20), Harry (16), Sarah A (15), Alonzo (10), Wilfred (2):
James Voss. Head. Mar. Age 50. Stocking Maker. Born Leics, Oadby.
Esther Voss. Wife. Mar. Age 51. Born Leics, Wigston.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: 17 Junction Road, Wigston Magna.
Together with children William (38), Harry (26), Alonzo (20), Wilfred (12) and grandchildren Edwin (17), Emily (15), Nellie (12), Evelyn (7):
James Voss. Head. Mar. Age 60. Farmer. Born Leics, Oadby.
Hester Voss. Wife. Mar. Age 61. Born Leics, Wigston Magna.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bullhead St Wigston Magna Leicester.
James Voss. Head. Mar. Age 70. Hosery Hand Retired. Born Oadby, Leicestershire.
Hester Voss. Wife. Age 71. Born Gt Wigston, Leicestershire. Married 51 years. Children 12 born, 8 living, 4 dead.
Vera Voss. Granddaughter. Age 5. Born Gt Wigston, Leicestershire. [not identified]

Esther's death reg (as Hester) Mar qtr 1918 at Blaby dist aged 77 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.
James' death reg Sep qtr 1919 at Blaby dist aged 78 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



1841 census



1851 census





1861 census




1871 census




1881 census




1891 census




1901 census




1911 census
    Children:  
  1. Eliza Ann VOSS born 1860 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  2. William James VOSS born 1862 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  3. Sam VOSS born 1864 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  4. Susannah VOSS born 1866 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  5. Charlotte VOSS born 1868 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  6. Clara VOSS born 1871 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  7. Harry VOSS born 1874 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  8. Sarah Ann VOSS born 1876 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  9. Alonzo VOSS born 1881 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  10. John Wilfred VOSS born 1888 at Wigston, Leicestershire
 
7.   Thomas HARDING
Birth reg Mar qtr 1842 at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Bullhead Street, Wigston Magna.
Together with his parents and 6 siblings and other relatives:
Thomas Harding. Son. Age 9. Scholar. Born Leics, Wigston.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Leicester Road, Wigston Magna.
Together with his parents and 2 siblings and another relative:
Thomas Harding. Son. Age 19. Needle Maker. Born Leics, Wigston.

Marr reg Jun qtr 1866 at Blaby dist to Martha PAWLEY (ref FreeBMD). Her birth was reg Jun qtr 1845 at Leicester dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Moat Street, Wigston Magna.
Together with children Arthur P (4), Hannah M (2):
Thomas Harding. Head. Mar. Age 29. Framework Knitter. Born Leics, Wigston.
Martha Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 26. Seamer. Born Leicester.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 3 Rodney St, Leicester St Margaret.
Together with children Arthur P (14), Hannah M (12), William (4), Emma E (2):
Thomas Harding. Head. Mar. Age 39. F W K. Born Leics, Wigston.
Martha Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 34. Seamstress. Born Leicester.

Martha's death reg Mar qtr 1889 at Leicester dist aged 43 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 3 Rodney Street Leicester.
Together with children Arthur (24), Hannah (22), Wm (14), Edgar (9), Ethel (5), and Arthur's wife Priscilla (22) and son Burt (4m):
Thomas Harding. Head. Widower. Age 49. F W K. Born Wigston, Leicester.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 128 Grasmere Street, Leicester.
Together with children Hannah (33), Edgar (19), Ethel (15):
Thomas Harding. Head. Widower. Age 59. Hosiery Frame Work Knitter. Born Leics, Wigston.

In April 1904, Thomas and daughter Hannah migrated from Liverpool to Boston, with Thomas settling in Lynn, Massachusetts, and Hannah moving to Philadelphia; Thomas was said to have lived in New York some time during 1860-66 (ref Ancestry Public Tree, Robinson Haslam Smith). Thomas not found in US 1910 census.

In 1920 his son Arthur who was a naturalised USA citizen applied for a US passport to revisit England to meet relatives; Thomas' residence was stated as Gloucester, Mass, USA (ref Ancestry Passport Applications).



1851 census



1861 census





1871 census




1881 census






1891 census



1901 census




    Children:  
  1. Arthur Pawley HARDING born 1866 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  2. Hannah Maria HARDING born 1869 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  3. William HARDING born 1876 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  4. Emma Elizabeth HARDING born 1879 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  5. Edgar HARDING born 1881 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  6. Ethel HARDING born 1886 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
8.   Sarah Ann HARDING
Born c1845 at Wigston, Leicestershire (ref census), not found in FreeBMD.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Bullhead Street, Wigston Magna.
Together with her parents and 6 siblings and other relatives:
Sarah Ann Harding. Dau. Age 6. Born Leics, Wigston.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Leicester Road, Wigston Magna.
Together with her parents and 2 siblings and another relative:
Sarah A Harding. Dau. Age 16. Frame Wk Kn. Born Leics, Wigston.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1866 at Blaby dist to William NORMAN (ref FreeBMD). His birth was reg Mar qtr 1844 at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Leicester Road, Wigston Magna.
Together with children John W (2), Thomas (6m?):
William Norman. Head. Mar. Age 27. Frame Wk Knitter. Born Leics, Oadby.
Sarah A Norman. Wife. Mar. Age 26. Frame Wk Knitter. Born Leics, Wigston.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 61 Leicester Rd, Wigston Magna.
Together with children John W (12), Mary E (8), George (6), Ann A (3), Ernest A (11m), and Sarah's mother:
William Norman. Head. Mar. Age 37. Framework Knitter. Born Leics, Oadby.
Sarah A Norman. Wife. Mar. Age 36. Domestic Duties. Born Leics, Wigston Magna.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: 33 Burgess Stret, Wigston Magna.
Together with children John W (22), Mary E (18), George (16), Ann A (13), Ernest A (10):
William Norman. Head. Mar. Age 47. No Occupation. Born Leics, Oadby.
Sarah A Norman. Wife. Mar. Age 46. Born Leics, Wigston.

William's death reg Sep qtr 1891 at Blaby dist aged 47 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: 23 Burgess Street, Wigston Magna.
Together with children George (26), Ann A (23), Ernest A (20):
Sarah Ann Norman. Head. Widow. Age 56. Hosiery Seamer (Stockings). Born Leicester, Wigston Magna.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 45 Burgess St Wigston Magna.
Together with son Ernest Alfred (30) and his family:
Sarah Ann Norman. Mother. Widow. Age 66. Born Wigston.

Death of Sarah not found.



1851 census



1861 census





1871 census




1881 census




1891 census





1901 census




1911 census
    Children:  
  1. John William NORMAN born 1869 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  2. Thomas NORMAN born 1870 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  3. Mary Elizabeth NORMAN born 1872 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  4. George NORMAN born 1874 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  5. Thomas Harding NORMAN born 1876 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  6. Ann Alice NORMAN born 1878 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  7. Ernest Alfred NORMAN born 1880 at Wigston, Leicestershire
 
9.   Alice HARDING
Birth reg Mar qtr 1847 at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Bullhead Street, Wigston Magna.
Together with her parents and 6 siblings and other relatives:
Alice Harding. Dau. Age 4. Born Leics, Wigston.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Leicester Road, Wigston Magna.
Together with her parents and 2 siblings and another relative:
Alice Harding. Dau. Age 14. Scholar. Born Leics, Wigston.

Marr reg Dec 1865 at Blaby dist to William HUNT (ref FreeBMD). The birth of William Henry HUNT reg Sep qtr 1844 at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: Welford Road Kinton's Yard, St Mary, Leicester.
Together with sons John (3), W. (1):
William Hy Hunt. Head. Mar. Age 26. Brade Hand. Born Blaby, Leics.
Alice Hunt. Wife. Mar. Age 24. Born Wigston, Leics.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester Newarke. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 22 Gray St, Leicester Newarke.
Together with children John (13), Arthur (8), Ellen (6), Alfred (3), William (11):
William Hunt. Head. Mar. Age 35. Framework Knitter. Born Blaby, Leicestershire.
Alice Hunt. Wife. Mar. Age 33. Hose Seamer. Born Wigston, Leicestershire.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 55 Gray Street, Leicester.
Together with children William (21), Arthur (19), Ellen (16), Alfred (13), Florence (8), Ada (6), Sidney (4):
William Hunt. Head. Mar. Age 46. Frame Work Knitter. Born Blaby, Leicestershire.
Alice Hunt. Wife. Mar. Age 44. Born Wigston, Leicestershire.

William's death reg Mar qtr 1894 at Leicester dist aged 49 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 33 Ullswater Street Leicester.
Together with children William (30), Arthur (27), Alfred (22), Florence (17), Ada (15), Sydney (14):
Alice Hunt. Head. Widow. Age 53. Born Wigston, Leics.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 6 Garton Place, Leicester.
Together with daus Ada (25), Florence (27) and granddau Doris Allen (3), and a lodger:
Alice Hunt. Head. Widow. Age 64. House Keeper. Born Wigston, Leicestershire. Mar 45 years. Children 14, 6 living, 8 dead.
Sarah Ann Bates. Lodger. Widow. Age 73. Born Daventry Northampton. Mar 4 yrs (?). Children 12 born 8 alive 4 dead.

[6 Garton Place no longer exists in 2013. It was approximately mid-way between the Leicester Royal Infirmary and Filbert Street. A descendant of the lodger, Sarah Ann Bates, has made enquiries of the Leicestershire Family History Society. There is no known connection between Alice and the lodger.]

Alice's death reg Mar qtr 1932 at Leicester dist aged 84 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



1851 census



1861 census





1871 census





1881 census




1891 census






1901 census



1911 census
    Children:  
  1. John HUNT born 1867 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. William HUNT born 1869 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  3. Arthur HUNT born 1872 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  4. Ellen HUNT born 1874 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  5. Alfred HUNT born 1877 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  6. Florence HUNT born 1883 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  7. Ada HUNT born 1885 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  8. Sidney Thomas HUNT born 1887 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
    Issue of John Harding and Charlotte Noble  
1.   George HARDING
Birth reg Sep qtr 1847 (as George Harding NOBLE) at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).
Bap 7 May 1848 at Wigston, Leicester (ref LDS member in IGI).

His parents married Sep qtr 1850.
Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Mowsley End, Bullhead St, Wigston Magna.
Together with his parents and brother:
George Harding. Son. Age 3. Scholar. Born Leics, Wigston.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Newgate End, Wigston.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings:
George Harding. Son. Age 13. Framework Knitter. Born Leics, Narborough.

Marr (1) reg Dec qtr 1868 at Blaby dist to Maria PAWLEY (ref FreeBMD). Her birth was reg Mar qtr 1849 at Leicester dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 20 Dunkirk Street, St Margaret, Leicester.
Together with son John William (5m):
George Harding. Head. Mar. Age 23. Frame Work Knitter. Born Wigston, Leicester.
Maria Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 22. Mender of Stockings. Born Leicester.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 28 Calais St, Leicester St Margaret.
Together with children John W (10), Jane E (7), Lucy (4), Isaac (11m):
George Harding. Head. Mar. Age 33. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leics, Gt Wigston.
Maria Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 32. Born Leicester.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 17 Cardigan Street, Leicester.
Together with children John W (20), Jane E (17), Lucy (14), Isaac (10), Jessie (8), Harry (5), George (2):
George Harding. Head. Mar. Age 43. Hosiery Hand. Born Wigston, Leicestershire.
Maria Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 41. Born Leicester.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 91 Winifred Street, Leicester.
Together with children Isaac (20), Jess (18), Harry (15), George (12), Florrie (7):
George Harding. Head. Mar. Age 53. Frame Work Knitter. Born Wigston, Leicestershire.
Maria Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 53. Born Leicester.

Maria's death reg Jun qtr 1904 at Leicester dist aged 56 (ref FreeBMD).

Marr (2) reg Sep qtr 1910 at Leicester dist to Elizabeth WALKER (ref FreeBMD). Her birth was reg Sep qtr 1852 at Leicester dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 26 Leamington Street Leicester.
Together with dau Florrie (17), and 2 stepdaughters and a stepson (surname Walker):
George Harding. Head. Mar. Age 63. Frame Hand Hosiery. Born Wigstone Leicestershire.
Elizabeth Harding. Wife. Mar under 1 yr. Age 57. House Hold Duties. Born Leicestershire Lester.





1851 census



1861 census





1871 census




1881 census




1891 census




1901 census








1911 census
    Children of George and Maria:  
  1. John William HARDING born 1870 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. Jane Elizabeth HARDING born 1873 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  3. Lucy HARDING born 1876 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  4. Isaac HARDING born 1880 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  5. Jesse HARDING born 1882 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  6. Harry HARDING born 1885 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  7. George HARDING born 1888 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  8. Florrie HARDING born 1894 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
2.   William HARDING
Birth reg Sep qtr 1849 (as William Harding NOBLE) at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).

His parents married Sep qtr 1850.
Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Mowsley End, Bullhead St, Wigston Magna.
Together with his parents and brother:
William Harding. Son. Age 1. Born Leics, Wigston.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Newgate End, Wigston.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings:
William Harding. Son. Age 11. Winder. Born Leics, Narborough.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Newgate End, Wigston Magna.
Together with his mother and 4 siblings:
William Harding. Son. Unm. Age 21. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leics, Wigston.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1872 at Blaby dist to Mary Ann HARDING (ref FreeBMD). Mary Ann's birth reg 1851 at Blaby dist, several possibilities (ref FreeBMD). It is not known how she was connected.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Moat Street, Wigston Magna.
Together with children Alfred (8), Ada (6), John (5), George (3), William (1):
William Harding. Head. Mar. Age 31. F W Knitter. Born Wigston, Leicestershire.
Mary Ann Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 29. Born Wigston, Leicestershire.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Welford Road, Wigston Magna.
Together with children Alfred (18), Ada (16), John (15), George (13), William (11), Ann (8), Frank (5), Selina (3), Charlotte (8m):
William Harding. Head. Mar. Age 41. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leics, Wigston.
Mary Ann Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 39. Born Leics, Wigston.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 12 Welford Road, Wigston Magna.
Together with children William (21), Ann (18), Selina (13), Charlotte (10), Agnes (8), Albert (5), John (2):
William Harding. Head. Mar. Age 51. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leics, Wigston Magna.
Mary A Harding. Wife. Mar. Age 49. Born Leics, Wigston Magna.

Mary Ann's death reg Mar qtr 1908 at Blaby dist aged 56 (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 66 Moat St Wigston Magna.
Together with children William (31), Annie (28), Charlotte (20), Agnes (18), Albert (15):
William Harding. Head. Widower. Age 61. Hosiery Hand Machinist. Born Wigston, Leicestershire.




1851 census



1861 census



1871 census






1881 census




1891 census




1901 census






1911 census
    Children:  
  1. Alfred HARDING born 1873 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  2. Ada HARDING born 1874 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  3. John HARDING born 1876 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  4. George HARDING born 1878 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  5. William HARDING born 1880 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  6. Ann HARDING born 1883 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  7. Frank HARDING born 1885 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  8. Selina HARDING born 1888 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  9. Charlotte HARDING born 1890 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  10. Agnes HARDING born 1892 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  11. Cecil Albert HARDING born 1895 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  12. John HARDING born c1899 at Wigston, Leicestershire
 
3.   Mary Jane HARDING
Birth reg Sep qtr 1851 at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).
Bap 7 Dec 1851 at Wigston, Leicester (ref LDS member in IGI).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Newgate End, Wigston.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Mary C Harding. Dau. Age 9. Sticher. Born Leics, Narborough.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Newgate End, Wigston Magna.
Together with her mother and 4 siblings:
Mary J Harding. Dau. Age 19. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leics, Wigston.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1872 at Blaby to John George WOOD (ref FreeBMD). His birth was reg Dec qtr 1850 at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).

Mary Jane's death reg Mar qtr 1873 at Blaby dist aged 21 (ref FreeBMD).
No further information found.




1861 census



1871 census




4.   Clara HARDING
Birth reg Mar qtr 1853 at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).
Bap 7 Aug 1853 at Wigston Leicester (ref LDS member in IGI).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Newgate End, Wigston.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Clara Harding. Dau. Age 7. Sticher. Born Leics, Narborough. [indexed as Ellen in findmypast]

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Newgate End, Wigston Magna.
Together with her mother and 4 siblings:
Clara Harding. Dau. Age 18. Mender of Hosiery. Born Leics, Wigston.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester Newarke. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 2 Middle St, Leicester Newarke.
Together with dau Mary Jane (8):
Clara Harding. Head. S. Age 29. Hose Mender. Born Wigston, Leicestershire.

Marr reg Jun qtr 1885 at Barrow on Soar dist, Leicestershire to Alfred Charles BRANT (ref FreeBMD). Alfred was previously married to Amelia MYERS and they had children Claribel, Frederick, Herbert and Louis; Amelia's death reg Dec qtr 1882 at Leicester dist aged 28. Alfred's birth reg Mar qtr 1854 at Louth dist, Lincolnshire (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 126 Harelock Street, Leicester.
Together with Clara's dau Mary J (18), Alfred's children with Amelia: Claribel M (15), Frederick B (14), Herbert A (12), Louis L (10), Clara & Alfred's children Hilda (4), William R (1), and Clara's granddaughter Edith (1m):
Alfred C Brant. Head. Mar. Age 37. Printers Compositor. Born Louth, Lincolnshire.
Clara Brant. Wife. Mar. Age 38. Born Wigston, Leicestershire.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 9 Wilberforce Road, Leicester.
Together with Alfred's son Herbert A (22), Clara & Alfred's children Hilda (14), WIlliam R (11), and Alfred's grandson Horace Kendall (4) and boarder Annie Shipley (19), relative on generation 4:
Alfred C Brant. Head. Mar. Age 47. Printer Compositor. Born Louth, Lincolnshire.
Clara Brant. Wife. Mar. Age 48. Born Wigston, Leicestershire.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 48 Barclay Street Leicester.
Together with children William Robert (21), Hilda (24) and a relative, niece Amelia Kendall (15):
Alfred Charles Brant. Head. Mar. Age 57. Compositor in General Printing. Born Louth Lincolnshire.
Clara Brant. Wife. Mar 26 years. Age 58. Born Leicestershire Wigston. Children 2 born, 2 alive [from this marriage]

Alfred died 25 Feb 1936. Alfred's death reg Mar qtr 1936 at Leicester dist aged 82 (ref FreeBMD).
"BRANT Alfred Charles of Atrmorel Narborough-road Braunstone Leicestershire died 25 February 1936 at the Royal Infirmary Leicester Administration Leicester 27 March to Clara Brant widow. Effects 393 7s. 9d." (ref Ancestry National Probate)

Clara died 2 Aug 1940. Death reg of Clara Brant Sep qtr 1940 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire aged 87 (ref FreeBMD).
"BRANT Clara of 96 Narborough-road-south Braunstone Leicestershire widow died 2 August 1940 Probate Leicester 16 August to William Robert Brant dentist [son]. Effects 247 8s. 10d." (ref Ancestry National Probate)




1861 census



1871 census



1881 census







1891 census





1901 census





1911 census
    Child of Clara and unknown:  
  1. Mary Jane HARDING born 1873 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
    Children of Clara and Alfred:  
  2. Hilda BRANT born 1887 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  3. William Robert BRANT born 1890 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
5.   Ann HARDING
Birth reg Mar qtr 1856 at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Newgate End, Wigston.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Ann Harding. Dau. Age 5. Scholar. Born Leics, Narborough.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Newgate End, Wigston Magna.
Together with her mother and 4 siblings:
Ann Harding. Dau. Age 15. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leics, Wigston.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1875 at Blaby dist to George SHIPLEY (ref FreeBMD). His birth reg Mar qtr 1856 at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Newton Lane, Wigston Magna.
Together with children Mary Jane (5), Elizabeth (3), Edwin (2):
George Shipley. Head. Mar. Age 25. F W Knitter. Born Leics, Wigston.
Ann Shipley. Wife. Mar. Age 25. Born Leics, Wigston.

Ann's death reg Dec qtr 1882 at Blaby dist aged 27 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

George married (2) Dec qtr 1885 at Blaby dist to Eliza HARDING. Eliza's birth was reg Jun qtr 1842 at Blaby dist and she appears to have been the daughter of Francis and Joanna Harding, and to have been an unmarried mother; she had a son Alfred Harding whose birth was reg Sep qtr 1882 at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: 77 Leicester Road, Wigston Magna.
Together with George & Ann's children Jane (16), Edwin (13), Annie (10) and Eliza's son Alfred (8):
George Shipley. Head. Mar. Age 36. Framework Knitter. Born Wigston, Leicestershire.
Eliza Shipley. Wife. Mar. Age 49. Born Wigston, Leicestershire.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 22 Gray Street, Leicester.
Together with Eliza's son Alfred, now called Alfred Shipley (18):
George Shipley. Head. Mar. Age 48. Glove Hand (Wool). Born Leics, Wigston.
Eliza Shipley. Wife. Mar. Age 49. Charwoman. Born Leics, Wigston.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 4 Court A Gray St Leicester.
George Shipley. Head. Mar. Age 57. Glove Maker. Born Wigston Leicestershire.
Eliza Shipley. Wife. Mar 20 yrs. Age 67. Char Woman. Born Wigston Leicestershire. No children.

Death reg of Eliza Shipley Jun qtr 1916 at Leicester dist aged 73 (ref FreeBMD).
Death reg of George Shipley Jun qtr 1924 at Leicester dist aged 68 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



1861 census



1871 census





1881 census









1891 census




1901 census




1911 census
    Children of Ann and George:  
  1. Mary Jane SHIPLEY born 1875 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  2. Elizabeth SHIPLEY born 1877 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  3. Edwin SHIPLEY born 1878 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  4. Annie SHIPLEY born 1881 at Wigston, Leicestershire
 
6.   Isaac HARDING
Birth reg Jun qtr 1864 at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Newgate End, Wigston Magna.
Together with his mother and 4 siblings:
Isaac Harding. Son. Age 6. Scholar. Born Leics, Wigston.

Isaac's death reg Jun qtr 1880 at Leicester dist aged 15 (ref FreeBMD).



1871 census



    Issue of Samuel Gale and Alice Taylor  
1.   Isabella GALE
Bap 10 Nov 1816 at Saint Peter, Leeds, Yorkshire (ref IGI).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration District of Blaby. Address: The Green, Oadby.
Together with her mother and 6 siblings:
Isabella Gale. Age 20. Not born in Leicestershire.

Not found in later records.

IGI records

1841 census


2.   Mary GALE
Born c1818 at Leeds, Yorkshire (ref most census records). Baptism record not found.

In 1841 Mary was possibly a Female Servant in the home of William Porter (Inn Keeper) of Houghton On the Hill, Leicestershire. There is another possibility.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1844 at Blaby dist to William HOLT (ref FreeBMD). The marriage was 8 Dec 1844 at the parish church of Oadby, Leicestershire; the groom was a bachelor of full age, Labourer, residence Thurlaston in Co of Leicester, son of Thomas Holt, Labourer; the bride was a spinster of full age, Servant, residence Oadby, dau of Samuel Gale, Grave Stone Cutter; witnesses were Edward Argyle (X his mark) and John Clark (ref Marriage Cert held by LS). He was born c1821 at Thurlaston, Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Thurlaston. Registration district of Blaby. Addrerss: Thurlaston.
Together with Mary's dau Harriott (presumed), and children Emma (5), William (4), Tom (1), and William's sister and niece:
William Holt. Head. Mar. Age 30. Ag Lab. Born Thurlaston Leicestershire.
Mary Holt. Wife. Mar. Age 32. Ag Lab Wife. Born Oadby Leicestershire.
[all indexed in fmp as Hott instead of Holt]

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Thurlaston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 11 Welleys Court, Thurlaston.
Together with children Thomas (11), Mary (9), George (7), Ann (3):
William Holt. Head. Mar. Age 40. Agricultural Labourer. Born Thurlaston, Leicestershire.
Mary Holt. Wife. Mar. Age 42. Wash Woman. Born Leeds, Yorkshire.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Hugglescote. Registration district of Ashby De La Zouch. Address: Hugglescote.
Together with son Charles (7) and 2 other relatives unidentified:
William Holt. Head. Mar. Age 51. Agricultural Labourer. Born Thurlaston.
Mary Holt. Wife. Mar. Age 53. Agricultural Labourer's Wife. Born Leeds Yorkshire.
Arthur Holt. Grandson. Age 8. Scholar. Born Thurlaston.
Harry Holt. Grandson. Age 4. Scholar. Born Donington.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Hugglescote and Donnington. Registration District of Ashby De La Zouch. Address: Main Street, Hugglescote And Donington.
Together with sone Charles (17) and 1 other relative unidentified:
William Holt. Head. Mar. Age 61. Farm Labourer. Born Thurlaston Leicestershire.
Mary Holt. Wife. Mar. Age 63. Born Oadby Leicestershire.
Harry Holt. Son. Age 14. Coal Miner. Born Donington Leicestershire.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Hugglescote & Donington. Registration District of Ashby De La Zouch. Address: Hugglescote St, Hugglescote and Donington.
Together with 2 relatives unidentified:
William Holt. Head. Mar. Age 71. Agricultural Labourer. Born Thurlaston Leicestershire.
Mary Holt. Wife. Mar. Age 73. Born Leeds Yorkshire.
Harry Holt. Lodger. Mar. Age 24. Coal Miner. Born Donington Leicestershire.
May Holt. Lodger. Mar. Age 23. Elastic Web Weaver. Born Bampton Oxfordshire.

Death reg of Mary Holt Mar qtr 1894 at Ashby de la Zouch dist, Leicestershire aged 76 (ref FreeBMD).
Death reg of William Holt Jun qtr 1898 at Ashby de la Zouch dist, Leicestershire aged 77 (ref FreeBMD).










1851 census





1861 census




1871 census






1881 census






1891 census

    Child of Mary:  
  1. Harriett GALE born c1839 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
    Children of Mary and William:  
  2. Emma HOLT born 1846 at Thurlaston, Leicestershire  
  3. William HOLT born 1847 at Thurlaston, Leicestershire  
  4. Thomas HOLT born 1850 at Thurlaston, Leicestershire  
  5. Mary HOLT born 1851 at Thurlaston, Leicestershire  
  6. George HOLT born 1853 at Thurlaston, Leicestershire  
  7. Ann HOLT born 1858 at Thurlaston, Leicestershire  
  8. Charles HOLT born 1863 at Thurlaston, Leicestershire
 
3.   William GALE
Bap 4 Mar 1821 at Oadby, Leicester (ref IGI).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration District of Blaby. Address: The Green, Oadby.
Together with his mother and 6 siblings:
William Gale. Age 15. Born in Leicestershire.

William's death reg Mar qtr 1849 at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).

IGI records

1841 census


4.   Amy / Emma GALE
Bap 23 Mar 1823 (as Amy) at Oadby, Leicester (ref IGI).
Not found in 1841 census in Oadby.

On balance of probabilities I have taken this Amy to be the same as Emma who married Thomas Siddons in 1843.
Emma was age 19 at marriage, dau of Samuel Gale, now deceased, late Stonemason.
Emma Gale married Thomas SIDDONS on 29 April 1843 at the Superintendent Registrar's Office in the district of Leicester Union. (He stated his name was Siddon, but all records thereafter have Siddons.) Their address was The Hollow, Red Cross Street, Leicester which is the address of the Siddons family in the 1841 census. Thomas was bap 26 Jan 1824 at Saint Mary De Castro, Leicester (ref IGI).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: The Hollow No 13.
Together with children Sarah (7), Thomas (5), George (1), and his uncle Henry Siddons (71):
Thomas Siddons. Head. Mar. Age 27. Trimmer and Dyer. Born Saint Mary Leicester.
Emma Siddons. Wife. Mar. Age 27. Minder. Born Leicester Oadby.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Mary. Town of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 3 The Hollow, Leicester.
Together with children Sarah (16), Thomas (14), George (12), Henry (10), John (8), Martha (6), Emma (4), Elizabeth (1):
Thomas Siddons. Head. Mar. Age 37. Trimmer. Born Leicester.
Emma Siddons. Wife. Mar. Age 37. Stocking Minder. Born Leicester.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Newarke. Town of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 31 Asylum St, Newarke.
Together with children John (17), Martha (16), Emma (14), Elizabeth (12), Frederick (3):
Thomas Siddons. Head. Mar. Age 47. Trimmer & Dyer. Born Leicester.
Emma Siddons. Wife. Mar. Age 47. Born Leicester.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester Newarke. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 31 Asylum St, Leicester Newarke.
Together with dau Elizabeth (23) and granddau Emma Spriggs (6):
Thomas Siddons. Head. Mar. Age 57. Trimmer. Born Leicester.
Emma Siddons. Wife. Mar. Age 57. Born Leicester.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 36 Asylum St, Leicester.
Together with dau Mary (Martha) (36), and granddaus Ellen (15), Gertrude (1):
Thomas Siddons. Head. M. Age 68. Dyer & Trimmer. Born Leicester.
Emma Siddons. Wife. M. Age 68. Born Leicester.

Thomas' death reg Sep qtr 1898 at Leicester dist aged 76 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester formerly St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 34 Asylum St, Leicester.
Emma Siddons. Head. Wid. Age 78. Born Leics, Oadby.

Emma's death reg Jun qtr 1904 at Leicester dist aged 78 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

IGI records


Marriage Certificate





1851 census




1861 census




1871 census




1881 census




1891 census






1901 census
    Children:  
  1. Sarah SIDDONS born 1844 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. Thomas SIDDONS born 1845 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  3. George SIDDONS born 1849 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  4. Henry SIDDONS born 1851 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  5. John SIDDONS born 1853 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  6. Martha SIDDONS born 1855 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  7. Emma SIDDONS born 1857 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  8. Elizabeth SIDDONS born 1859 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  9. Frederick SIDDONS born 1868 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
5.   Samuel GALE
Bap 11 Feb 1827 at Oadby, Leicester (ref IGI).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration District of Blaby. Address: The Green, Oadby.
Together with his mother and 6 siblings:
Samuel Gale. Age 14. Born in Leicestershire.

Probable registration of his death Jun qtr 1841 at Leicester dist (ref FreeBMD).

IGI records

1841 census


6.   Timothy GALE
Bap 29 Oct 1830 at Oadby, Leicester (ref IGI).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration District of Blaby. Address: The Green, Oadby.
Together with his mother and 6 siblings:
Timothy Gale. Age 12. Born in Leicestershire.

It is possible that this is the census entry for this Timothy though his age is wrong:
Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Main Street, Oadby.
Together with Emma Gale (71) [possibly a relative on page 3]
Timothy Gale. Lodger. Unm. Age 19. Labourer. Born Oadby, Leicestershire.
Emma Gale. Lodger. Unm. Age 17. Seamstress. Born Oadby, Leicestershire. [possibly sister Elizabeth]

Not found in 1861 census.

Death reg of Timothy Gale Mar qtr 1871 at Blaby dist aged 41 (ref FreeBMD).

IGI records

1841 census




1851 census
7.   Elizabeth GALE
Born c1834 in Leicestershire (ref census). Baptism not found.

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration District of Blaby. Address: The Green, Oadby.
Together with her mother and 6 siblings:
Elizabeth Gale. Age 7. Born in Leicestershire.

It is possible that this is the census entry for Elizabeth though the name is wrong:
Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Main Street, Oadby.
Together with Emma Gale (71) [possibly a relative on page 3]
Timothy Gale. Lodger. Unm. Age 19. Labourer. Born Oadby, Leicestershire.
Emma Gale. Lodger. Unm. Age 17. Seamstress. Born Oadby, Leicestershire. [possible mistake for Elizabeth]

No definite later records found.



1841 census


8.   Joseph GALE
Bap not found in IGI. Birth not found in FreeBMD. Born c1837 in Oadby, Leicestershire (ref census).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration District of Blaby. Address: The Green, Oadby.
Together with his mother and 6 siblings:
Joseph Gale. Age 3. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Normanton Turville. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Hamlet of Normanton Turville.
At the farm of Everard Oldacres:
Joseph Gale. Servant. Age 14. Ag. Servant. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.

Not found in 1861 census.

Marriage reg Dec qtr 1866 at Hinckley Dist to Fanny Goodman HOLLAND (ref FreeBMD and 1911 census). She was bap 10 Nov 1844 at Stoney Stanton, Leicestershire (ref IGI).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Sapcote. Registration District of Hinckley. Address: Hinckley Road, Sapcote.
Together with son Edwin Absalom (4) and a lodger:
Joseph Gale. Head. Mar. Age 30. Farm Waggoner. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.
Fanny Gale. Wife. Mar. Age 27. Born Leicestershire, S. Stanton.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Hugglescote and Donnington. Registration District of Ashby De La Zouch. Address: Main Street, Hugglescote & Donnington.
Joseph Gale. Head. Mar. Age 42. Coal Miner. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.
Fanny G Gale. Wife. Mar. Age 37. Born Leicestershire, Stanton.
Ernest J. E. Knight. Nephew. Age 6. Scholar. Born Leicestershire, Stanton.
(NOTE: Martha Holland married Richard Knight Sep qtr 1872 at Leicester so Martha would have been Fanny's sister and Ernest the son of Martha and Richard, presumably.)

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Hugglescote & Donington. Town of Hugglescote. Address: Hugglescote St, Hugglescote.
Joseph Gale. Head. M. Age 55. General Laborer. Born Oadby, Leicestershire.
Fanny Gale. Wife. M. Age 47. Born Stanton, Leicestershire.
Ernest J E Knight. Nephew. S. Age 16. Grocer's Warehouseman. Born Stanton, Leicestershire.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Hugglescote and Donington. Town of Hugglescote. Registration District of Ashby De La Zouch. Address: Main St, Hugglescote.
Joseph Gale. Head. M. Age 65. Grocer's Warehouseman. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.
Fanny H Gale. Wife. Age 57. Born Leicestershire, Stoney Stanton.
Fanny E Rathbone. Niece. S. Age 19. Housemaid (domestic). Born Birmingham. [relationship not determined]
John W Gale. Grandson. Age 7. Born Leicestershire, Hugglescote.

Joseph's death reg Dec qtr 1904 at Ashby Z. dist aged 70 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Ref 1911 census. Hertfordshire, England. Parish of Watford. Registration district of Watford. Address: 31 Brighton Road Watford.
In the home of Joshua Brewin (54) born Hugglescote:
Fanny Goodman Gale. Visitor. Widow. Aged 67. Housekeeper Domestic. Born Leicestershire, Stoney Stanton.

Fanny's death reg Sep qtr 1913 at Ashby Z dist aged 69 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



1841 census



1851 census









1871 census





1881 census







1891 census





1901 census





1911 census
    Children:  
  1. Edwin Absalom GALE born c1867 at Stoney Stanton, Leicestershire
 

Updated 11 Dec 2013