Gale ~ Fourth Generation

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

Marriage 20 Apr 1836 at Great Bowden, Leicestershire of Ann Marshall to Joseph NORTHAN; bachelor & spinster; Banns; witnesses William Barran, Elizabeth Northan (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). Birth of Joseph Northan 27 Mar 1809, bap 31 Mar 1809 at Great Bowden, son of Joseph & Aretta (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Bowden Magna. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Gt Bowden.
Together with dau Anne (3):
Joseph Northan. Age 30. Shoe M. Born in Leicestershire.
Anne Northan. Age 30. Born in Leicestershire.

Joseph was witness at the marriage of Ann's brother Jeremiah in 1842.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Great Bowden. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Stocks Green.
Together with children James (9), Fredrick (7), Ann (13), Emma (3):
Joseph Northan. Head. Mar. Age 42. Shoemaker. Born Leicestershire Great Bowden.
Ann Northan. Wife. Mar. Age 40. Born Leicestershire Oadby.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Great Bowden. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: Stocks Green.
Together with children Anne (23), James (19), Fredrick (17), Emma (13):
Joseph Northan. Head. Mar. Age 52. Shoemaker & Parish Clerk. Born Leicestershire Gt Bowden.
Ann Northan. Wife. Mar. Age 50. Grocer. Born Leicestershire Oadby.

Death reg of Ann Northan Jun qtr 1866 at Market Harborough dist, Leicestershire age 54 (ref FreeBMD). No burial or probate found.

Marr (2) reg Mar qtr 1868 at Market Harborough of Joseph Northan to Elizabeth McDONALD (ref FreeBMD). The marriage was 12 Mar 1868 at Dingley, Northamptonshire; Joseph was full age, Widower, Parish Clerk, resident Gt Bowden in County of Leicester; son of Joseph Northan, Shoemaker; Elizabeth was full age, Widow, residence Dingley, dau of James Cook, Blacksmith; witnesses William & Rachel Clarke (ref fmp Northamptonshire marriages image). Bap of Elizabeth COOK DEAN 28 Oct 1827 at Rushall, Wiltshire, dau of James & Hannah Cook Dean; Higgler (ref fmp Wiltshire Baptisms).

Death reg of Joseph Northan Mar qtr 1885 at Market Harborough dist age 75 (ref FreeBMD).
Death reg of Elizabeth Northan Jun qtr 1907 at Market Harborough dist age 83 (ref FreeBMD).







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    Children of Ann and Joseph:  
  1. Ann NORTHAN born 1837 at Great Bowden, Leicestershire  
  2. James NORTHAN born 1841 at Great Bowden, Leicestershire  
  3. Frederic NORTHAN born 1843 at Great Bowden, Leicestershire  
  4. Emma O'Brien NORTHAN born 1847 at Great Bowden, Leicestershire
 
2.   Sarah MARSHALL (1)
Bap of Sarah Marshall 31 Jan 1813 at Oadby, Leicestershire, dau of Robert & Eliza Marshall (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).
Burial of Sarah Marshall 11 Feb 1813 at Oadby, dau of Robt & Eliza, infant (ref fmp Leicestershire Burials image).
 
3.   Sarah MARSHALL (2)
Bap of Sarah Marshall 29 Jan 1815 at Oadby, Leicestershire, dau of Robert & Elizth Marshall (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms & 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). The marriage was 25 Sep 1843 at Leicester St Nicholas; Alexander was full age, Widower, Basket Maker; residence Black Friars, son of James McCormick, Labourer; Sarah was full age, spinster, residence Black Friars, dau of Robert Marshall, Labourer; witnesses John & Frances Houghton (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). He was born c1799 in Fife, Scotland (ref death & 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 [sic] Dec qtr 1881 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire aged 82 (ref GRO Index).



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    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 1854 at Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
 
4.   Thomas MARSHALL
Bap of Thomas Marshall 1818 (no date given) at Dingley, Northamptonshire, son of Robert & Elizabeth Marshall, Frame Work Knitter (ref Ancestry, Northamptonshire CofE Baptisms, Bishops Transcripts, surname almost illegible).

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

Ref 1841 census. Northamptonshire, England. Civil Parish of Wellingborough. Registration District of Wellingborough. Address: Sheep Street.
Together with children Mary Ann (1), John (4 mths):
Thomas Marshall. Age 20. Occupation illegible. Born in Northamptonshire.
Charlotte [sic] Marshall. Age 20. Lace Maker. Not born in Northamptonshire.

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). No probate found.

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. No probate found.






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    Children:  
  1. Mary Ann MARSHALL born 1839 at St Giles, Northamptonshire  
  2. John MARSHALL (1) born 1841 at Wellingborough dist, Northamptonshire  
  3. William MARSHALL born 1842 at Wellingborough, Northamptonshire  
  4. Unnamed male MARSHALL born 1844 at Wellingborough dist, Northamptonshire  
  5. Elizabeth MARSHALL born 1846 at Northampton St Sepulchre, Northamptonshire  
  6. James MARSHALL (1) born 1848 at Northampton dist, Northamptonshire  
  7. Robert MARSHALL born 1850 at Northampton St Sepulchre, Northamptonshire  
  8. John MARSHALL (2) born 1853 at Northampton St Sepulchre, Northamptonshire  
  9. Sarah MARSHALL born 1856 at Northampton St Sepulchre, Northamptonshire  
  10. James MARSHALL (2) born 1858 at Northampton dist, Northamptonshire  
  11. Jane MARSHALL born 1862 at Northampton, Northamptonshire
 
5.   Jeremiah MARSHALL
Bap of Jeremiah Marshall 28 Sep 1820 at Dingley, Northamptonshire, son of Robert & Elizabeth Marshall (ref fmp Parish Baptisms).

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 of Jeremiah Marshall to Elizabeth ATKINS (ref FreeBMD). The marriage was 14 Nov 1842 at Great Bowden, Leicestershire; Jeremiah was bachelor, Labourer, residence Great Bowden, son of Robert Marshall, Labourer; Elizabeth was a minor, spinster, residence Great Bowden, dau of Benjamin Atkins, Shepherd; witnesses Hannah Atkins [her sister], Joseph Northan (ref fmp Leicestershire marriages image). Bap of Elizabeth Atkins 25 Dec 1824 at Brampton by Dingley, Northamptonshire, dau of Benjamin & Ann Atkins (ref fmp Parish Baptisms).

Witness to his brother John's marriage in 1845.
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). No probate found.
Death reg of Elizabeth Marshall Jun qtr 1899 at Mr Harbro dist, Leicestershire page 75 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



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    Children:  
  1. Mary Ann MARSHALL born 1844 at Great Bowden, Leicestershire  
  2. Elizabeth MARSHALL born 1846 at Great Bowden, Leicestershire  
  3. Job MARSHALL born 1849 at Market Harborough dist, Leicestershire
 
6.   William MARSHALL
Born c1824 at Dingley, Northamptonshire (ref census, baptism not found).

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. Northamptonshire, 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 Market Harbro dist, Leicestershire of William Marshall to Ann Dimbleby HOBBS (ref FreeBMD). Ann was born c1827 at Loddington, Northamptonshire (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 Northampton Dingley.
Anne Marshall. Wife. Mar. Age 34. Born Northampton 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). No probate found.
Death reg of Ann Marshall Dec qtr 1904 at Leicester dist age 78 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



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    Children:  
  1. Anne MARSHALL born 1856 at Loddington, Northamptonshire  
  2. Martha MARSHALL born 1858 at Market Harborough dist, Leicestershire  
  3. John MARSHALL born 1860 at Loddington, Northamptonshire  
  4. Elizabeth MARSHALL born 1863 at Dingley, Northamptonshire  
  5. George MARSHALL born 1867 at Dingley, Northamptonshire
 
7.   John MARSHALL
Bap 21 May 1826 at Dingley, Northamptonshire, son of Robert & Elizabeth Marshall (ref fmp Parish Baptisms).

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.

Marriage Dec qtr 1845 at Billesdon dist, Leicestershire of John Marshall to Elizabeth THRIFT (ref FreeBMD). The marriage was 17 Nov 1845 at Burton Overy; John was under 21, bachelor, Laborer, residence Dingley, son of Robert Marshall, Laborer; Elizabeth was full age, spinster, residence Burton Over, dau of John Thrift, Laborer; witnesses Jeremiah Marshall, Mary Thrift (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). Bap of Elizabeth Thrift 26 Jun 1823 at Burton Overy, dau of John & Alice Thrift (ref fmp Parish Registers).

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.

Ref 1861 census. Staffordshire, England. Civil Parish of Tipton. Registration District of Dudley. Address: Dudley Road.
Together with children William (14), Jane (12), Mary Elizabeth (5), John (1):
John Marshall. Head. Mar. Age 36. Horse Driver. Born Staffordshire Tipton [error].
Elizabeth Marshall. Wife. Mar. Age 39. Born Staffordshire Tipton [error].

Ref 1871 census. Staffordshire, England. Civil Parish of Tipton. Registration district of Dudley. Address: 7 Bloomfield Rd.
Together with children John (10), Thomas (9), Robert (3), William (24), Ada (1):
John Marshall. Head. Mar. Age 45. Railway Shunter. Born Dangley [Dingley].
Elizabeth Marshall. Wife. Mar. Age 47. Born Leicester Burton Overy.

Death reg of John Marshall Sep qtr 1876 at Dudley dist age 48 (ref GRO Index). No probate found.

Ref 1881 census. Staffordshire, England. Civil Parish of Tipton. Registration district of Dudley. Address: 7 Bloomfield Rd.
Together with sons John (20), Thomas (19), Robert (14):
Elizabeth Marshall. Head. Wid. Age 56. House Keeper. Born Lancashire [error] Burton Overy.

Elizabeth not found in 1891 census.
Death reg of Elizabeth Marshall Mar qtr 1899 at Dudley dist age 75 (ref GRO Index). No probate found.



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    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  
  4. Robert MARSHALL (1) born 1850 at Great Bowden, Leicestershire  
  5. Mary Elizabeth MARSHALL born 1855 at Tipton, Staffordshire  
  6. Sarah Ann MARSHALL born 1858 at Tamworth dist, Staffordshire  
  7. John MARSHALL born 1860 at Tipton, Staffordshire  
  8. Thomas MARSHALL born 1862 at Tipton, Staffordshire  
  9. Robert MARSHALL (2) born 1864 at Dudley dist, Staffordshire  
  10. Robert MARSHALL (3) born 1867 at Tipton, Staffordshire  
  11. Ada Eleanor MARSHALL born 1869 at Tipton, Staffordshire
 
8.   Isaac MARSHALL
Bap of Isaac Marshall 19 Apr 1829 at Dingley, Northamptonshire, son of Robert & Elizabeth Marshall (ref fmp Parish Baptisms).

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. Northamptonshire, 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.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1856 at Birmingham dist, Warwickshire of Isaac Marshall to Catherine BAKER (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 21 Dec 1856 at Birmingham St Thomas; Isaac was age 26, bachelor, Groom, residence Holliday Street, son of Robert Marshall, Labourer; Catherine was age 24, spinster, residence Holliday Street, dau of Joseph Baker, Boatman; Banns; witn4esses Edward & Sarah Banks (ref Ancestry Birmingham Marriages image). Bap of Catherine Baker 20 May 1832 at Barlaston, Staffordshire, dau of Joseph & Catherine Baker (ref Ancestry England Select Births & Christenings).

Not found in 1861 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 Joseph Baker (76):
Isaac Marshall. Head. Age 42. No occupation. No birthplace.
Catherine Marshall. Wife. Age 39. 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). No probate found.

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). No probate found.



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    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  
  4. Robert Thomas MARSHALL born 1865 at Dudley dist, Staffordshire
 
9.   Mary MARSHALL
Bap of Mary Marshall 21 Jul 1833 at Dingley, Northamptonshire, dau of Robert & Elizabeth Marshall (ref fmp Parish Baptisms).

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.

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10.   Martha MARSHALL
Bap of Martha Marshall 26 Jul 1835 at Dingley, Northamptonshire, dau of Robert & Elizabeth Marshall (ref fmp Parish Baptisms).

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.



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    Issue of Ann Gale and Thomas Keen  
1.   Thomas CANE
Born c1821 (ref 1941 census). Baptism not found.

Ref 1841 census. Hertfordshire, England. Civil Parish of Shenley. Registration district of Berkhampstead. Address: Ridge Hill.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings:
Thos Keen. Age 20. Born in Hertfordshire.

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2.   Elizabeth CANE
Bap of Elizabeth Cane 7 Oct 1821 at Shenley, Hertfordshire, dau of Thomas & Ann; Labr (ref fmp Hertfordshire Baptisms).
No further information found.
 
3.   Richard CANE
Bap of Richard Cane 14 Sep 1823 at Shenley, Hertfordshire, son of Thomas & Ann; Labr (ref fmp Hertfordshire Baptisms).

Ref 1841 census. Hertfordshire, England. Civil Parish of Shenley. Registration district of Berkhampstead. Address: Ridge Hill.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings:
Richard Keen. Age 15. Born in Hertfordshire.

Ref 1851 census. Hertfordshire, England. Civil Parish of Shenley. Registration district of Barnet. Address: Ridge Lane.
Together with his mother and brother:
Richard Keen. Son. Unm. Age 27. Ag Labourer. Born Herts Shenley.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1856 at Barnet dist, Middlesex of Richard Cane to Elizabeth AMBRIDGE (ref FreeBMD). Elizabeth was born c1834 at South Mimms, dau of James (ref census).

Ref 1861 census. Middlesex, England. Civil Parish of South Mimms. Registration district of Barnet. Address: Mimms Wash.
Together with children Ellen (3), Richard W (8 mths) and Elizabeth's father James Ambridge (51):
Richard Cane. Head. Mar. Age 37. Ag Lab. Born Hertfordshire.
Elizabeth Cane. Wife. Mar. Age 27. Born Middlesex South Mimms.

Ref 1871 census. Middlesex, England. Civil Parish of South Mimms. Registration district of Barnet. Address: South Mimms Parish.
Together with children Ellen (13), Richard (10), Samuel (8), Thomas (6), Elizabeth (3), Frederick (1):
Richard Cane. Head. Mar. Age 48. Ag Lab. Born Shenley Hertfordshire.
Elizabeth Cane. Wife. Mar. Age 38. Born South Mimms.

Ref 1881 census. Middlesex, England. Civil Parish of South Mimms. Registration district of Barnet. Address: Village.
Together with children Ellen (24), William (21), Samuel (18), Thomas (16), Elizabeth (13), Frederick (11), Mary Jane (8), Alfred (6), John James (4):
Richard Cane. Head. Mar. Age 56. Ag Lab. Born Hertfordshire Shenley.
Elizabeth Cane. Wife. Mar. Age 46. Born Middlesex South Mimms.

Ref 1891 census. Middlesex, England. Civil Parish of South Mimms. Sub-Registration district of South Mimms. Address: Kitte (?) End.
The children's names are extensively mixed up; ages and birth places are consistent, Annie (11) is unknown. The children are Ellen, Mary, Alfred, John, Richard, Samuel:
Richard Cane. Head. Mar. Age 67. Farm Labourer. Born Shenley Hertfordshire.
Elizabeth Cane. Wife. Mar. Age 57. Born South Mimms Middlesex.

Death reg of Richard Cane Jun qtr 1892 at Barnet dist age 68 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.
Burial of Richard Cane 23 May 1892 at St Giles, South Mimms, age 68 (ref Ancestry London Burials).

Death reg of Elizabeth Cane Dec qtr 1894 at Barnet dist age 61 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found
Burial of Elizabeth Cane 22 Dec 1894 at St Giles, South Mimms, age 61 (ref Ancestry London Burials).



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    Children:  
  1. Ellen CANE born 1857 at Ridge, Hertfordshire  
  2. Richard William CANE born 1860 at Shenley, Hertfordshire  
  3. Samuel CANE born 1863 at South Mimms, Middlesex  
  4. Thomas CANE born 1865 at South Mimms, Middlesex  
  5. Elizabeth CANE born 1867 at South Mimms, Middlesex  
  6. Frederick CANE born 1869 at South Mimms, Middlesex  
  7. Mary Jane CANE born 1872 at South Mimms, Middlesex  
  8. Alfred CANE born 1874 at South Mimms, Middlesex  
  9. John James CANE born 1877 at South Mimms, Middlesex
 
4.   Samuel CANE / CAIN
Bap of Samuel Kenn or Cane [sic] 12 Feb 1826 at Shenley, Hertfordshire, son of Thos & Ann; Labr (ref fmp Hertfordshire Baptisms).

Not found in 1841 census.
Marr reg Jun qtr 1850 at Barnet dist, Middlesex of Samuel Cane to Susan OLIVER (ref FreeBMD). Birth of Susan Oliver 29 Jan 1825, bap 12 Feb 1826 at South Mimms St Giles, Barnet, dau of Thomas & Eleanor Oliver; residence S Mims; Labourer (ref Ancestry London Births & Baps image).

Ref 1851 census. Middlesex, England. Civil Parish of Finchley. Registration district of Barnet. Address: Brent Brook Road.
Together with dau Susan (3 mths) and nephew WIlliam Oliver (16):
Samuel Cane. Head. Mar. Age 26. Ag Lab. Born Herts Ridge Hill.
Susan Cane. Wife. Mar. Age 26. Born Middlesex South Mims.

Ref 1861 census. Middlesex, England. Civil Parish of Hendon. Registration district of Hendon. Address: Mill Hill.
Together with children Susan (10), Frederick (7), Eliza Ann (4), Ellen Elizabeth (1):
Samuel Cain. Head. Mar. Age 34. Agricultural Labourer. Born Herts Ridge Hill.
Susan Cain. Wife. Mar. Age 34. Born Middlesex South Mims.

Ref 1871 census. Middlesex, England. Civil Parish of Hendon. Registration district of Hendon. Address: Deans Lane.
Together with children Fredrick (18), Anne (14), Elizabeth (12), Emily (6), Fanny (3):
Samuel Cain. Head. Mar. Age 44. Farm Lab. Born Middlesex South Mimms [error].
Susan Cain. Wife. Mar. Age 46. Born Middlesex South Mimms.

Death reg of Samuel Cain Dec qtr 1877 at Hendon dist, Middlesex age 53 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Ref 1881 census. Middlesex, England. Civil Parish of Hendon. Registration district of Hendon. Address: The Cottage.
Together with daus Emily (17), Fanny (10):
Susan Cain. Head. Wid. Age 60. Born Middlesex S Mimms.

Ref 1891 census. Middlesex, England. Civil Parish of Hendon. Sub-Registration district of Hendon. Address: [?] Hill.
Together with many others, and with dau Fanny (22):
Susan Cain. Boarder. Wid. Age 67. Living on own means. Born Middlesex South Mimms.

Ref 1901 census. Middlesex, England. Civil Parish of Hendon. Registration district of Hendon. Address: High St.
Susan Cain. Wid. Age 77. Born Middlesex S Myms.

Death reg of Susan Cain Jun qtr 1905 at Barnet dist. Middlesex age 80 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.







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    Children:  
  1. Susan CAIN born 1851 at Finchley, Middlesex  
  2. Thomas CANE born 1853 at Barnet dist, Middlesex  
  3. Frederick CANE / CAIN born 1854 at Finchley, Middlesex  
  4. Eliza Ann CAIN born 1856 at Mill Hill, Middlesex  
  5. Eleanor Elizabeth CAIN born 1859 at Mill Hill, Middlesex  
  6. Samuel Walter CAIN born 1863 at Hendon dist, Middlesex  
  7. Emily CAIN born 1865 at Edgeware, Middlesex  
  8. Fanny CAIN born 1867 at Edgeware, Middlesex
 
5.   Mary CANE
Bap of Mary Kayne [sic] 3 Aug 1828 at Shenley, Hertfordshire, dau of Thomas & Ann; Labr (ref fmp Hertfordshire Baptisms).

Ref 1841 census. Hertfordshire, England. Civil Parish of Shenley. Registration district of Berkhampstead. Address: Ridge Hill.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Mary Keen. Age 12. Born in Hertfordshire.

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6.   Jane CANE
Bap of Jane Cane 24 Apr 1831 at Shenley, Hertfordshire, dau of Thomas & Ann; Labr (ref fmp Hertfordshire Baptisms).

Ref 1841 census. Hertfordshire, England. Civil Parish of Shenley. Registration district of Berkhampstead. Address: Ridge Hill.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Jane Keen. Age 10. Born in Hertfordshire.

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7.   William CANE
Bap of William Cane 30 Mar 1834 at Shenley, Hertfordshire, son of Thomas & Ann; Labr (ref fmp Hertfordshire Baptisms).

Ref 1841 census. Hertfordshire, England. Civil Parish of Shenley. Registration district of Berkhampstead. Address: Ridge Hill.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings:
Wm Keen. Age 7. Born in Hertfordshire.

Ref 1851 census. Hertfordshire, England. Civil Parish of Shenley. Registration district of Barnet. Address: Ridge Lane.
Together with his mother and brother:
William Keen. Son. Unm. Age 17. Ag Labourer. Born Herts Shenley.

Ref 1861 census. Hertfordshire, England. Civil Parish of Shenley. Registration district of Barnet. Address: Ridge Hill.
Together with his mother:
William Cane. Son. Unm. Age 27. Ag Lab. Born Herts Shenley.

Ref 1871 census. Hertfordshire, England. Civil Parish of Shenley. Registration district of Barnet. Address: Ridge Hill.
Together with his mother:
William Cane. Son. Unm. Age 37. Ag Lab. Born Herts Shenley.

Not found in 1881 census.
Ref 1891 census. Hertfordshire, England. Civil Parish of Shenley. Sub-Registration district of South Mimms. Address: Ridge Hill.
William Cain. Unm. Age 56. Labourer. Born Ridge Hill.

Ref 1901 census. Hertfordshire, England. Civil Parish of Shenley. Registration district of Barnet. Address: Ridge Hill.
William Caine. Head. Unm. Age 67. Ordinary Agric Laborer. Born Ridge Hill Shenley.

Death reg of William Cane Sep qtr 1907 at Barnet dist age 75 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



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    Issue of Thomas Gale and Mary Winterton (presumably nee Eggs)  
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 of Charles Gale Mar qtr 1860 at Leicester District age 22 (ref GRO Index). No probate found.
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2.   John GALE
Birth reg of John Gale Mar qtr 1841 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Eggs (ref GRO Index).

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. She was born (unknown surname) c1846 at Hathern, Leicestershire (ref census).

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), also George Topliss, son of Elvine (22) and grandson John Berry (7)::
John Gale. Head. M. Age 48. Framework Knitter. Born Leicester.
Elvine Gale. Wife. M. Age 45. Maker Up Hosiery. Born Hathern.

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), and grandson George Toplis (7):
John Gale. Head. M. Age 59. Night Watchman.
Elvina Gale. Wife. M. Age 55. Born Leicestershire Hathern.

Death reg of Elvina Gale Mar qtr 1906 at Billesdon dist, Leicestershire age 58 (ref FreeBMD).
Death reg of John Gale Mar qtr 1920 at Billesdon dist, Leicestershire age 78 (ref FreeBMD).



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    Issue of Deborah Gale and Thomas Bailey  
1.   Eli BAILEY
Born c1823 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire (ref census).
Baptism not found in Leicestershire in fmp.

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); the marriage was 4 Nov 1849 at the parish church of Wigston Magna; Eli was full age, bachelor, Laborer, residence Gt Wigston, son of Thos. Bailey, Laborer; Sarah was full age, spinster, dau of Benj. Smith, Laborer; witnesses Wm. Smith, Mary Bailey (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). Bap of Sarah Smith 9 Nov 1825 at Wigston Magna, dau of Benjamin & Elizabeth (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

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). No probate found.
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]




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    Children:  
  1. Ann BAILEY born 1851 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  2. Elizabeth BAILEY born 1852 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  3. Deborah BAILEY born 1854 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  4. John BAILEY born 1855 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  5. William BAILEY (1) born 1857 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  6. Eli BAILEY born 1858 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  7. Thomas BAILEY born 1861 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  8. William BAILEY (2) born 1866 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire
 
    Issue of James Gale and Mary Hurd  
1.   Ann GALE
Birth of Ann Gale 19 Sep 1827; bap 18 Oct 1827 at Wesleyan Methodist, Leicester, dau of James and Mary (ref fmp England & Wales Non-Conformist).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Address: Little Hill, Wigston Magna.
At the home of Charles Davenport (44), Publican, who was married to her mother's sister Sophia; see HURD tree:
Ann Gale. Age 13. F.S. Born in Leicestershire.

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). Bap of Benjamin White 23 Mar 1828 at Wigston Magna, son of William & Sarah (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

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.

Death reg of Ann White Mar qtr 1859 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire age 30 (ref GRO Index). No probate found.

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). Bap of Sarah Burkitt 2 Sep 1829 at Wigston Magna, dau of Joseph & Mary (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Bull Head St (Bulls Head), Wigston Magna.
Together with niece Hannah Day (13) (on Sarah's side):
Benjamin White. Head. Mar. Age 42. Licensed Victualler. Born Leicestershire, Wigston.
Sarah White. Wife. Mar. Age 41. Born Leicestershire, Wigston.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Bullhead St (Bull's Head), Wigston Magna.
Together with niece Mary Boulter (15) (on Sarah's side):
Benjamin White. Head. Mar. Age 53. Licensed Victualler. Born Leicestershire, Wigston.
Sarah White. Wife. Mar. Age 51. Born Leicestershire, Wigston.

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)

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    Children of Ann and Benjamin:  
  1. Ann WHITE born 1849 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  2. Selina WHITE born 1850 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire
 
2.   Sophia GALE
Bap of Sophia Gale 2 Nov 1829 at Wigston Magna Anglican, Leicestershire, dau of James & Mary (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).
Sophia was subsequently rebaptised in the Anglican church at Wigston Magna on 1 Jan 1843 (ref fmp).

Not found in 1841 census.
Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration dist of Leicester. Address: Slones (?) Yard off Colton Street.
David Herbert. Head. Unm. Age 22. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leicester Quorndon.
Sophia Giel [Gale]. Unm. Age 22. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leicester Wigston.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1851 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire of Sophia Gale to David HERBERT (ref FreeBMD). The marriage was 13 Oct 1851 at St Margaret's Church, Leicester; David was full age, bachelor, F.W.K., residence Colton Street, son of John Herbert, F.W.K; Sophia was full age, spinster, residence Colton Street, dau of James Gale, Labourer; witnesses Edward & Adelaide Fox (ref fmp Leicestershire marriages image).

David was born 5 Jul 1829.
"David Herbert son of John Herbert of Quorndon in the County of Leicester and Mary his wife who was the daughter of Daniel and Mary Ward of Leicester. He was born July the Fifth One Thousand Eight Hundred and Twenty Nine, and Registered February the Fifteenth One Thousand Eight Hundred and Thirty Seven by me Edward Pywell Protestant Dissenting Minister." (Ref Ancestry England & Wales Non-Conformist & Non-Parochial Registers). His siblings were Rhoda, born 29 Apr 1831, John, born 7 Mar 1835, and Mary, born 28 Dec 1825, and they were all registered on the same day.

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3.   Caroline GALE
Born 7 Nov 1832; bap 6 Dec 1832 at Bishop Street Wesleyan, Leicester, Leicestersh (ref IGI and fmp).
Caroline was subsequently baptised in the Anglican church at Wigston Magna on 1 Jan 1843 (ref fmp).

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 (1) 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).

James died between 1865 and 1867, his death not found in the GRO Index; no probate found.

Marr (2) reg Dec qtr 1867 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire of Caroline Farrell to George PRENTICE; the marriage was 2 Nov 1867 at Leicester St Mary de Castro; George was age 31, Widower, Labourer, residence Corah Street, son of Daniel Prentice, Weaver; Caroline was age 35, Widow, residence 2 Garton Place, dau of James Gale, Labourer; Banns; witnesses William & Caroline Brown (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). George was born c1836 at Broad Oaks, Essex (ref census).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Mary. Registration dist of Leicester. Address: 44 Catesby St.
Together with her son James (5) and their sons George E (2), Thomas (10 days):
George Prentice. Head. Mar. Age 35. Coal Dealer. Born Essex Broad Oaks.
Caroline Prentice. Wife. Mar. Age 40. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

In 1871, Mary Hurd's daughters received a legacy from their uncle Thomas Heard:
WILL OF THOMAS HEARD (Signed 20 Feb 1871; deceased 24 Mar 1871; proved 23 May 1871)
I give and bequeath to my deceased Sister Mary Gales Children the sum of Fifty Pounds in equal portions share and share alike for their own sole and separate uses and free from the control and Debts of their Husbands at the time of my decease and their receipts alone shall be a good discharge for the same.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 55 Buckingham St.
Together with her son James Farrell (15) and their sons George E (12), Tom (10):|
George Prentice. Head. Mar. Age 45. General Dealer. Born Essex Coggeshall.
Caroline Prentice. Wife. Mar. Age 50. Born Leicester Wigston.

George and Caroline migrated to the USA. Caroline (50), George Edward (15) and Thomas (11) sailed on the vessel Kansas, arriving 3 Dec 1883 at Boston, Massachusetts (ref Ancestry Massachusetts Passenger and Crew Lists). George's trip has not been confirmed.

Death of Caroline 1900, burial at Fairview Cemetery, New Britain, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA (ref
www.findagrave.com).
Death of George 1923, burial at Fairview Cemetery, New Britain, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA (ref
www.findagrave.com).

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    Children of Caroline and James:  
  1. Sophia FARRELL born 1864 at Farnham dist, Surrey  
  2. James FARRELL / PRENTICE born 1866 at Hounslow, Middlesex  
    Children of Caroline and George:  
  3. George Edward PRENTICE born 1868 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  4. Thomas PRENTICE born 1871 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  5. Isaac PRENTICE born 1874 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
4.   Selina GALE
Born 23 Oct 1833; bap 4 Dec 1834 at Bishop Street Wesleyan, Leicester, Leicestersh (ref IGI & fmp image; dates are very clear).
Selina was subsequently baptised in the Anglican church at Wigston Magna on 1 Jan 1843 (ref fmp).

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.

In 1871, Mary Hurd's daughters received a legacy from their uncle Thomas Heard:
WILL OF THOMAS HEARD (Signed 20 Feb 1871; deceased 24 Mar 1871; proved 23 May 1871)
I give and bequeath to my deceased Sister Mary Gales Children the sum of Fifty Pounds in equal portions share and share alike for their own sole and separate uses and free from the control and Debts of their Husbands at the time of my decease and their receipts alone shall be a good discharge for the same.

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.

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5.   Sarah GALE
Born 21 Nov 1835; bap 17 Dec 1835 at Bishop Street Wesleyan, Leicester, Leicestersh (ref IGI and fmp).
Sarah was subsequently baptised in the Anglican church at Wigston Magna on 1 Jan 1843 (ref fmp).

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 (her mother's sister, see Hurd tree):
Sarah Gale. Serv. U. Age 15. House Servant. Born Leicestershire, Wigston.

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

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.

In 1871, Mary Hurd's daughters received a legacy from their uncle Thomas Heard:
WILL OF THOMAS HEARD (Signed 20 Feb 1871; deceased 24 Mar 1871; proved 23 May 1871)
I give and bequeath to my deceased Sister Mary Gales Children the sum of Fifty Pounds in equal portions share and share alike for their own sole and separate uses and free from the control and Debts of their Husbands at the time of my decease and their receipts alone shall be a good discharge for the same.

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.

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    Issue of Mary Gale and Thomas Spencer  
1.   John SPENCER
Bap of John Spencer 11 Mar 1829 at Leicester St Margaret's, son of Thomas & Mary, Wheat St, F.W.K. (ref fmp Parish Registers image).

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.

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2.   Sophia SPENCER
Born c1832 at Oadby, Leicestershire (ref 1851 census). Baptism not found in fmp.

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.

Death reg of Sophia Spencer Mar qtr 1859 at Leicester dist age 27 (ref GRO Index).



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    Children of Sophia and unknown:  
  1. Mary Ann SPENCER born 1853 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire  
  2. Charlotte SPENCER born 1857 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire
 
3.   Eliza SPENCER
Born c1835 at St Marys Leicestershire (ref 1851 census). Baptism not found in fmp.

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 (several possibilities).

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.

Probable death reg of Elizabeth Ward Dec qtr 1881 at Leicester dist age 47 (ref FreeBMD).
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    Children:  
  1. Fanny SPENCER / WARD born 1856 at Leicester St Margaret's, Leicestershire  
  2. John Edward WARD born 1858 at Leicester St Margaret's, Leicestershire  
  3. Thomas WARD born 1860 at Leicester St Margaret's, Leicestershire  
  4. Sophia WARD born 1863 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire  
  5. Matthew WARD born 1865 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire  
  6. Henry WARD born 1867 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire  
  7. Hannah WARD born 1870 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  8. Mary Jane WARD born 1872 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  9. Edward WARD born 1875 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
4.   Edward SPENCER
Bap of Edward Spencer 26 Apr 1837 at Leicester St Margaret's, Leicestershire, son of Thomas & Mary Spencer; Green St; F.W.K. (ref fmp Parish Registers image).
Death reg of Edward Spencer Mar qtr 1840 at Leicester dist age 2 (ref GRO Index).
Burial of Edward Spencer 30 Jan 1840 at Leicester St Margaret's, son of Thomas & Mary (ref fmp Leicestershire Burials).
 
5.   Mary Ann SPENCER
Birth reg of Mary Ann Spencer Mar qtr 1840 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire, mother's name given as Gole (ref GRO Index).
Bap of Mary Ann Spencer 12 Feb 1840 at Leicester St Margaret's, Leicestershire, dau of Thomas & Mary Spencer; Abbey Street; F.W.K. (ref fmp Parish Registers image).

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 Leicester St Mmargaret. Registration District of Leicester. Address: Leicester Union Workhouse.
Together with many others and dau Eliza (2 weeks):
M. A. Spencer. Inmate. Unm. Age 20. Born Leicester St Margaret's.

No further information found.




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    Child of Mary Ann and unknown:  
  1. Eliza SPENCER born 1861 at Leicester St Margaret, Leicestershire
 
6.   Harriett SPENCER
Birth reg of Harriett Spencer Sep qtr 1842 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Gale (ref GRO Index).
Bap of Harriet Spencer 18 Jun 1848 with 2 sisters at Leicester St Margaret's, Leicestershire, dau of Thomas & Mary Spencer; Churchgate; F.W.K. (ref fmp Parish Registers Image).

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, 4 sisters and 2 nieces [despite wording]:
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); the marriage was 9 Nov 1863 at St Margaret's; John was age 21, bachelor, F.W.K., of George Street, son of William Myring, F.W.K.; Harriet was age 22, spinster, of Burleys Lane, dau of Thomas Spencer, F.W.K., Banns; witnesses Joseph Jarman, Mary Ann Myring (ref fmp Leicestershire marriages). Birth reg of John Myring Jun qtr 1841 at Leicester dist, mother's name Tibles (ref GRO Index).

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.





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    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
 
7.   Johanna SPENCER
Birth reg of Johanna Spencer Jun qtr 1845 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Gale (ref GRO Index).
Bap of Joanna Spencer 18 Jun 1848 with 2 sisters at Leicester St Margaret's, Leicestershire, dau of Thomas & Mary Spencer; Churchgate; F.W.K. (ref fmp Parish Registers Image).

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, 4 sisters and 2 nieces [despite wording]:
Joanna Spencer. Dau. Unm. Age 16. Fancy Worsted Worker. Born St Margaret Leicestershire.

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8.   Elizabeth SPENCER
Birth reg of Elizabeth Spencer Jun qtr 1848 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Gale (ref GRO Index).
Bap of Elizabeth Spencer 18 Jun 1848 with 2 sisters at Leicester St Margaret's, Leicestershire, dau of Thomas & Mary Spencer; Churchgate; F.W.K. (ref fmp Parish Registers Image).

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, 4 sisters and 2 nieces [despite wording]:
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, sister and 2 nieces:
Elizabeth Spencer. Dau. Unm. Age 19. Gilt frame worker. Born Leicestershire St Margaret.

Almost certainly not the one who married James Root, also daughter of a Thomas Spencer.
No further information found.





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9.   Emma SPENCER
Birth reg of Emm [sic] Spencer Sep qtr 1850 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Gale (ref GRO Index).
Bap of Emma Spencer 13 Oct 1850 at Leicester St Margaret's, dau of Thomas & Mary; Devonshire Street; F.W.K. (ref fmp Parish Registers image).

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, 4 sisters and 2 nieces [despite wording]:
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.




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    Children:  
  1. Jane Spencer FOREMAN born 1872 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. Rachel FOREMAN born 1874 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  3. Henry FOREMAN born 1876 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  4. Sarah Ann FOREMAN born 1879 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  5. Caroline FOREMAN born 1881 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  6. Alfred FOREMAN born 1883 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  7. Lucy FOREMAN born 1885 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  8. Emily FOREMAN born 1889 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  9. Joseph FOREMAN born 1892 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
10.   Rachel SPENCER
Birth reg of Rachel Spencer Sep qtr 1853 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Gale (ref GRO Index).
Bap of Rachel Spencer 2 Nov 1853 at Leicester St Margaret's, dau of Thomas & Mary; Norton's Yard, Laborer. Private (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms image).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 17 Burleys Lane, St Margaret.
Together with her parents, 4 sisters and 2 nieces [despite wording]:
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, sister and 2 nieces:
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 marriage was 25 Oct 1874 at the parish church of St James Oldham; Charles was age 18, bachelor, Card room hand, of Greenacres Road, son of Frederick Badson, Knitter; Rachel was age 18, spinster, Card room hand, of Greenacres Road, dau of John Spencer, Joiner; Banns; witnesses Arthur & Eliza Norman (ref Ancestry Manchester CofE Marriages image). There appears to be only one Rachel Spencer born about that time in Leicester (ref fmp) despite the father being given as John, Joiner rather than Thomas, Labourer; it might be possible that Rachel was the daughter of Thomas's eldest son John, despite her birth registration and baptism.) The birth reg of Charles BATSON was Dec qtr 1857 at Leicester dist (ref FreeBMD).

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Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Mary. Sub-registration district of West Leicester. Address: District General Infirmary.
Together with many others:
Charles Batson. Patient. Mar. Age 35. Porter in Wool Factory. Born Leicester.
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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.

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). No probate found.

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). No probate found.




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    Children:  
  1. John Thomas BATSON born 1874 at Oldham, Lancashire  
  2. Sarah BATSON born 1879 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  3. Joseph Henry BATSON born 1881 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  4. Alfred BATSON born 1886 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
    Issue of Richard Markram and Elizabeth Peberdy  
1.   William MARKRAM
Bap of William Markram 28 Sep 1828 at Oadby, Leicestershire, son of Richard & Elizabeth Markram (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms & IGI).
Burial of Willm Markram 8 Apr 1829 at Thurnby, Leicestershire, age 0 (ref fmp Leicestershire Burials).
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2.   Sophia MARKRAM
Bap of Sophia Markram 9 May 1830 at Thurnby, Leicestershire, dau of Richard & Eliz Markram (ref fmp England Births & Baptisms & IGI).
No further information found. She should not be confused with her cousin Sophia, below.
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3.   Marianne MARKRAM (1)
Bap of Marianne Markram 22 Sep 1833 at Oadby, Leicestershire, dau of Richard & Elizabeth Markram (ref fmp Parish Registers).
Burial of Mary Ann Markram 7 Feb 1834 at Oadby, age 12 mths (ref fmp Parish Registers).
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4.   Mary A. MARKRAM / MARKHAM (2)
Born c1837 (ref baptism).
Bap of Mary Markram 3 Sep 1843 at Oadby, Leicestershire, dau of Richard & Elizabeth Markram, age 6 years, with Maria and Samuel (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms image).
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.




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5.   Maria MARKRAM / MARKHAM
Birth reg of Maria Markaram Dec qtr 1839 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Pebberdy (ref GRO Index).
Private baptism of Maria Markham 12 Sep 1841 at Oadby, Leicestershire, dau of Richard & Elizabeth Markram (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms image).
Bap of Maria Markram 3 Sep 1843 at Oadby, Leicestershire, dau of Richard & Elizabeth Markram, age 3 years with Mary & Samuel (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

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); the marriage was 11 Oct 1860 at the parish church of Oadby; John was of full age, bachelor, Framework Knitter, residence Oadby, son of William Thompson, Framework Knitter; Maria was of full age, spinster, Framework Knitter, residence Oadby, dau of Richard Markham, Labourer; Banns; witnesses William Thompson, George Chamberlain (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). Birth reg of John Thompson Jun qtr 1838 at Blaby dist, mother's name Loveday (ref GRO Index). Bap of John Thomson [sic] 21 May 1838 at Oadby, son of William & Elizabeth (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

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.
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Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 11 New Lane, Oadby.
Together with children George (10), Elizabeth (5) and Maria's brother Samuel Markham (28):
John Thompson. Head. Mar. Age 32. Framework Knitter. 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.





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    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 of Samuel Markaram 1842 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Pebbendy (ref GRO OIndex).
Bap of Samuel Markram 3 Sep 1843 at Oadby, Leicestershire, son of Richard & Elizabeth (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

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.




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    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 Russell  
1.   Thomas MARKRAM
Bap of Thomas Markram 8 May 1825 at Oadby, Leicestershire, son of Robert & Mercy Markram (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms & IGI).
Burial of Thomas Markram 29 Sep 1835 at Oadby, age 10 (ref fmp Leicestershire Burials).
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2.   Sophia MARKRAM / MARKHAM
(Not to be confused with her cousin above.)
Born 22 Feb 1827 (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms image in 1843)

Bap of Sophia Markram 12 Feb 1843 at Oadby, Leicestershire, born 22 Feb 1827, dau of Robert & Mercy Markram, Labourer, with brother Thomas (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms image).

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 at Blaby dist of Sophia Markham to Thomas MOORE (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 11 May 1856 at Oadby parish church; Thomas was full age, bachelor, Labourer, residence Oadby, son of William Moore, Framework Knitter; Sophia was full age, spinster, residence Oadby, dau of Robert Markham, Labourer; Banns; witnesses Richard Markham, Henry Allen (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages). Bap of Thomas Moore 14 Aug 1831 at Oadby, son of William & Elizabeth (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

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, burial not found in Leicestershire. 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.







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    Children:  
  1. Mary Ann MOORE born 1857 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. William Robert MOORE born 1859 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  3. Elizabeth MOORE born 1860 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  4. Reuben MOORE born 1863 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  5. John Thomas MOORE born 1866 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  6. Frederick MOORE born 1869 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
3.   William MARKRAM / MARKHAM
Born c1829 at Oadby, Leicestershire (ref census).
Bap of William Markram 2 Mar 1834 at Oadby, Leicestershire, son of Robert & Mercy; Labourer (ref fmp Parish Registers image). Assumed late baptism.

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); the marriage was 25 May 1851 at the parish of Whetstone, Leicestershire; William was full age, bachelor, F.W.K., residence Whetstone, son of Robert Markram, Bricklayer; Elizabeth was full age, spinster, F.W.K., residence Whetstone, dau of Joseph Needham, F.W.K.; witnesses Thomas Needham, Sophia Markram (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages incorrectly indexed as Marjoram). Bap of Elizabeth Needham 3 Oct 1830 at Whetstone, dau of Joseph & Keziah (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms & IGI).

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). No probate found.

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). No probate found.




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    Children:  
  1. Thomas MARKRAM / MARKHAM born 1851 at Whetstone, Leicestershire  
  2. Fanny MARKHAM born 1854 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  3. Elizabeth MARKHAM born 1864 at Whetstone, Leicestershire  
  4. John Robert MARKHAM born 1869 at Whetstone, Leicestershire
 
4.   Susannah MARKRAM (1)
Bap of Susannah Markram 26 Feb 1832 at Oadby, Leicestershire, dau of Robert & Mercy Markram (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).
Burial of Susannah Markram 7 May 1837 at Oadby, age 5 (ref fmp Leicestershire Burials).
Sisters Jane and Susannah died within 2 days of each other.
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5.   Jane MARKRAM
Bap of Jane Markram 2 Mar 1834 at Oadby, Leicestershire, dau of Robert & Mercy Markram (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).
Burial of Jane Markram 5 May 1837 at Oadby, age 35 (ref fmp Leicestershire Burials).
Sisters Jane and Susannah died within 2 days of each other.
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6.   Richard MARKRAM / MARKHAM
Bap of Richard Markram 27 Sep 1835 at Oadby, Leicestershire, son of Robert & Mercy Markram; Labourer (ref fmp Parish Registers image).

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 of Richard Markham to Matilda LUDLAM (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 10 Apr 1860 at Oadby; Richard .was age 24, bachelor, Labourer, residence Oadby, son of Robert Markham, Labourer; Matilda was age 20, spinster, Framework Knitter, residence Oadby, dau of Charles Ludlam, Framework Knitter; Banns; witnesses James Ludlam, Henry Allen (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). Birth reg of Matilda Ludlum [sic] Dec qtr 1841 at Blaby dist, mother's name Goddard (ref GRO Index).

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). Mary Ann was born c1845 at Welford, Northamptonshire (ref census).

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.

Probable death reg of Mary A. Markham Mar qtr 1919 at Nuneaton dist, Warwickshire age 76 (ref FreeBMD).
Death reg of Richard Markham Mar qtr 1921 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire aged 85 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



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    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 (1) born 1872 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  7. Walter MARKHAM (2) born 1876 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  8. Herbert MARKHAM born 1879 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  9. William MARKHAM born 1881 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
    Child of Richard and Mary Ann:  
  10. Laura Ann MARKHAM born 1889 at Oadby, Leicestershire
 
7.   Robert MARKRAM / MARKHAM
Birth reg of Robert Markaram [sic] Jun qtr 1838 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Russell (ref GRO Index).
Bap of Robert Markrham [sic] 30 Apr 1838 at Oadby, Leicestershire, son of Robert & Mercy; Labourer (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms image).

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). No probate found.

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). No probate found.

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). No probate found.




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8.   Frances MARKRAM
Birth reg of Frances Markram Sep qtr 1840 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire mother's name Russell (ref GRO Index).
Birth of Frances Markham [sic] 7 Sep 1840, bap 5 Mar 1842 [sic] at Oadby, Leicestershire, dau of Robert & Mercy (ref fmp Parish Registers).

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.

See baptism on 5 Mar 1842.
Death reg Mar qtr 1842 (as Markaram) at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).
Burial of Frances Markham 7 Mar 1842 at Oadby age 19 mths (ref fmp Leicestershire Burials).



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9.   Thomas MARKRAM / MARKHAM
Birth reg of Thomas Markaram Mar qtr 1843 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Russell (ref GRO Index).
Bap of Thomas Markram 12 Feb 1843 at Oadby, Leicestershire, born Jan 1843, son of Robert & Mercy Markram, Labourer, with sister Sophia (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms image).

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, in the quarter of her last child (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.
Thomas's death reg Dec qtr 1888 at Leicester dist aged 45 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.





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    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. Robert MARKHAM (1) born 1878 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  5. Edward Goddard MARKHAM born 1880 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  6. Robert MARKHAM (2) born 1883 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  7. Eva MARKHAM born 1886 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  8. Edith Mary Ann MARKHAM born 1887 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
10.   Susannah MARKRAM / MARKHAM (2)
Birth reg of Susannah Markham Mar qtr 1846 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Russel (ref GRO Index).
Birth of Susanna Markram [sic] 24 Jan 1846, bap 8 Mar 1846 at Oadby, Leicestershire, dau of Robert & Mercy, Labourer (ref fmp Parish Registers indexed as with parents Albert and Mary, in error; it is very pale).

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.

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





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    Children:  
  1. Thomas MARKHAM [STURGESS] born 1867 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  2. Frances STURGESS born 1869 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  3. Unnamed male STURGESS born 1870 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  4. Elizabeth STURGESS born 1871 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  5. Sarah Jane STURGESS born 1873 at Leicester St Margaret's, Leicestershire  
  6. Florence STURGESS born 1876 at Leicester St Margaret's, Leicestershire  
  7. Henry STURGESS born 1878 at Leicester St Margaret's, Leicestershire  
  8. Mary Ann STURGESS (1) born 1880 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire  
  9. Robert STURGESS born 1881 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  10. George Edward STURGESS born 1882 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  11. John William STURGESS born 1884 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire  
  12. William STURGESS born 1885 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  13. Walter STURGESS born 1887 at Humberstone, Leicestershire  
  14. Mary Ann STURGESS (2) born 1889 at Billesdon dist, Leicestershire  
  15. Frederick STURGESS born 1891 at Humberstone, Leicestershire
 
    Issue of Ann Heward and Thomas Hoball  
1.   John HOBALL
Bap of John Hoball 24 Nov 1815 at Glenfield, Leicestershire, son of Thomas & Ann Hoball; Weelright of Glenfield (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms image).
Possible burial of John Heball 26 Nov 1815 at Glenfield (ref fmp Leicestershire Burials).
His mother was buried 10 Aug 1817.
 
2.   Susanna HOBALL
Bap of Susann Hobal [sic] 9 Feb 1817 at Glenfield, Leicestershire, dau of Thomas & Ann Hobal; Wheel-Wright of Glenfield (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms image).

Her mother was buried 10 Aug 1817.
Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of The Newarks. Registration District of Leicester. Address: Newarks.
At the home of John Taylor (50), Cotton Spinner, and family:
Susan Hobell. Age 24. F.S. Born in Leicestershire.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1845 at Leicester dist of Susanna Hobill [sic] to John COULSON (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 21 Oct 1845 at Leicester St Mary de Castro; John was age 22, bachelor, Hairdresser, residence Brownstone gate, son of George Coulson, F.W.K.; Susanna was age 28, spinster, residence The Newarks, dau of Thomas Hobill, Wheelwright; witnesses Samuel Kirk, Ann Blissett (ref fmp Leicestershire marriages image). Bap of John Coulson 25 Nov 1822 at Great Glen, Leicestershire, son of George & Elizabeth (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: Bridge Street.
Together with dau Clara Hobill (2):
John Coulson. Head. Mar. Age 28. Hair Dresser. Born Great Glen Leicestershire.
Susannah Coulson. Wife. Mar. Age 24. Born Glenfield Leicestershire.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Marys. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 10 Bridge St.
Together with daus Clara (12), Emily (9):
John Coulson. Head. Mar. Age 38. Hair Dresser. Born Great Glenn Leicestershire.
Susanna Coulson. Wife. Mar. Age 44. Born Glenfield Leicestershire.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Augustine Friars. Registration dist of Leicester. Address: 1 Railway St.
Together with dau Emily A (19):
John Coulson. Head. Mar. Age 48. Licensed Victualer. Born Leicestershire Great Glenn.
Susannah Coulson. Wife. Mar. Age 54. Born Leicestershire Glenfield.

John died 24 Aug 1874. Death reg of John Coulson Sep qtr 1874 at Leicester dist age 51 (ref FreeBMD).
"COULSON John. Effects under 450. 11 September. The Will of John Coulson late of 1 Augustine Friars West Bridge Leicester in the County of Leicester Publican who died 24 August 1874 at Leicester was proved at Leicester by Susannah Coulson of Leicester Widow the Relict the sole Executrix." (ref Ancestry National Probate)

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Nicholas. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 7 Applegate St, Black Bull Inn.
Together with dau Emma A (28) and a servant:
Susannah Coulson. Head. Wid. Age 63. Licensed Victualler. Born Leicestershire Glenfield.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Ratby. Sub-registration dist of Ibstock. Address: Station Road.
Together with dau Emily Haws and her husband:
Susannah Coulson. Mother in law. Wid. Age 74. Retired Landlady. Born Leicester Glenfield.

Susannah died 20 Dec 1900. Death reg of Susannah Coulson Dec qtr 1900 at Leicester dist age 83 (ref FreeBMD).
"COULSON Susannah of 18 Castle-street Leicester widow died 20 December 1900 Administration Leicester 6 May [1901] to Clara Hobill Webb (wife of Henry Webb) Effects 100." (ref Ancestry National Probate)




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    Children:  
  1. Clara Hobill COULSON born 1849 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. Emily Ann COULSON born 1851 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
    Issue of Susannah Heward and Ralph Kirk  
1.   John Edward KIRK
Bap of John Edward Kirk 29 Aug 1819 at Glenfield, Leicestershire, son of Ralph & Susanna; Glenfieldfrith; Farmer (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms image).
Birth of John Kirk 14 Aug 1819, bap 22 Oct 1822 at Leicester, Wesleyan Methodist, son of Ralph & Susanna Kirk (ref fmp, Leicester Circuit, Wesleyan records).

John served in the 20th Regiment of Infantry as a Private; his attestation date was 23 Dec 1836 age 18 yrs 2 months; he retired in 1842 age 23, with a note "Pulmonic Affection" (ref fmp British Army Service Records)

Death reg of John Kirk Mar qtr 1844 at Leicester dist (ref FreeBMD).
Burial of John Edward Kirk 10 Mar 1844 at Leicester All Saints age 24 (ref fmp Leicestershire Burials).
 
2.   Samuel KIRK (1)
Bap of Samuel Kirk 15 Sep 1821 at Glenfield, Leicestershire, son of Ralph & Susanna Kirk (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).
Burial of Samuel Kirk 18 Sep 1821 at Glenfield, age 3 days (ref fmp Parish Registers).
 
3.   Samuel KIRK (2)
Birth of Samuel Kirk 24 Sep 1822, bap 22 Oct 1822 at Leicester, Wesleyan Methodist, son of Ralph & Susannah Kirk (ref fmp, Leicester Circuit, Wesleyan records).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of All Saints. Registration District of Leicester. Address: St Peter Lane.
Together with his mother and 4 siblings:
Samuel H Kirk. Age 17. Brewer. Born in Leicestershire.

Samuel was witness to Susanna Hobill's marriage in 1845 - see above.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester All Saints. Registration district of Leicester. Address: St Peters Lane.
Together with his mother and 4 siblings:
Saml. Kirk. Son. Unm. Age 29. Shoemaker. Born Glenfield.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester All Saints. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 21 St Peters Lane.
Together with his mother and 2 siblings:
Samuel Kirk. Son. Unm. Age 38. Gardiner (Domestic Ser). Born Glenfield Leicestershire.

In 1864 Samuel was Executor for his mother:
"KIRK Susannah. Effects under 100. 18 August. Letters of Administration of the Personal estate and effects of Susannah Kirk late of Leicester in the County of Leicester Widow deceased who died 12 June 1864 at Leicester aforesaid were granted at Leicester to Samuel Kirk of Leicester aforesaid Cordwainer the Son of the said Deceased he having been first sworn." (ref Ancestry National Probate)

Death reg of Samuel Kirk Dec qtr 1866 at Leicester dist age 45 (ref GRO Index). No probate found.



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4.   James KIRK
Birth of James Kirk 27 Mar 1825, bap 19 Apr 1825 at Leicester Wesleyan Methodist, son of Ralph & Susannah (ref fmp England & Wales Non-Conformist Births & Baps).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of All Saints. Registration District of Leicester. Address: St Peter Lane.
Together with his mother and 4 siblings:
James Kirk. Age 15. Student. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester All Saints. Registration district of Leicester. Address: St Peters Lane.
Together with his mother and 4 siblings:
Jas. Kirk. Son. Unm. Age 26. Porter. Born Glenfield.

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5.   Thomas KIRK
Birth of Thomas Kirk 21 Feb 1828, bap 20 Apr 1834 at Leicester All Saints, son of Ralph & Susannah Kirk (ref fmp Parish Registers).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of All Saints. Registration District of Leicester. Address: St Peter Lane.
Together with his mother and 4 siblings:
Thomas Kirk. Age 12. Student. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester All Saints. Registration district of Leicester. Address: St Peters Lane.
Together with his mother and 4 siblings:
Thos. Kirk. Son. Unm. Age 23. Porter. Born Hinkley.

Marr (1) reg Jun qtr 1854 at Belper dist, Derbyshire of Thomas Kirk to Charlotte TAGG (ref FreeBMD); maiden name GOULDER. The marriage was at Independent Chapel, Riddings, Derbyshire (ref fmp Derbyshire Registrars Marriage Index). Charlotte was born c1826 at Kirkby Nottinghamshire (ref census).

Ref 1861 census. Derbyshire, England. Civil Parish of Alfreton. Registration District of Belper. Address: King Wm St.
Together with her mother, Charlotte Goulder (71), their sons Ralph (6), George Goulder (3), Thomas Howard (10 mths) and Charlotte jnr's son Wm James Tagg (13):
Thomas Kirk. Lodger. Mar. Age 33. Malleable Ironworker. Born Leicestershire Hinckley.
Charlotte Kirk. Wife. Mar. Age 35. Born Kirkby Nottinghamshire.

Ref 1871 census. Yorkshire, England. Civil Parish of Brightside Bierlow. Registration district of Sheffield. Address: 10 Normanton St.
Together with her son William J Tagg (23) and their sons Ralph (16), George (13), Thomas (10), Barnett (6):|
Thomas Kirk. Head. Mar. Age 43. Labourer in Iron Wks. Born Leicestershire Finkly [sic].
Charlotte Kirk. Wife. Mar. Age 45. Born Notts Kirkby.

Ref 1881 census. Yorkshire, England. Civil Parish of Brightside Bierlow. Registration dist of Sheffield. Address: 69 Bressingham Rd.
Together with sons Ralph (26), Geo Goulder (23), Thos H (20), Barnett G (16):
Thos. Kirk. Head. Mar. Age 53. Laborer in Iron Wks. Born Leicestershire Hinckley.
Charlotte Kirk. Wife. Mar. Age 55. Born Notts Kirkby.

Death reg of Charlotte Kirk Sep qtr 1889 at Sheffield dist, Yorkshire West Riding, age 64 (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1891 census. Yorkshire, England. Civil Parish of Brightside Bierlow. Sub-Registration district of Brightside. Address: 16 Pitsmoor Tce.
Together with son Thomas H (30) and a servant:
Thomas Kirk. Head. Wid. Age 63. Iron & Steel Works Labourer. Born Leicestershire Hinckley.

Marr (2) reg Sep qtr 1892 at Sheffield dist of Thomas Kirk to Ann BROWN (ref FreeBMD). Ann was born c1835 at Worksop, Nottinghamshire, and was a widow of Walter Brown with children in the 1891 census, formerly Ann WEST.

Ref 1901 census. Yorkshire, England. Civil Parish of Brightside Bierlow. Registration district of Sheffield. Address: 1c 3h Earsham St.
Thomas Kirk. Head. Mar. Age 73. Labourer (Iron & Steel Wks). Born Leicestershire Hinckley.
Ann Kirk. Wife. Mar. Age 66. Born Nottinghamshire Worksop.

Death reg of Thomas Kirk Sep qtr 1905 at Sheffield dist, Yorkshire West Riding, age 77 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.
Probable death of Ann Kirk Dec qtr 1908 at Sheffield dist age 76 (ref FreeBMD). She is not found in 1911 census. No probate found.



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    Children of Thomas and Charlotte:  
  1. Ralph KIRK born 1855 at Ironville, Derbyshire  
  2. George Goulder KIRK born 1857 at Liverpool, Derbyshire  
  3. Thomas Howard KIRK born 1860 at Ironville, Derbyshire  
  4. Barnett Goulder KIRK born 1864 at Ironville, Derbyshire
 
6.   Abraham KIRK
Birth of Abraham Kirk 22 Oct 1830, bap 20 Apr 1834 at Leicester All Saints, son of Ralph & Susannah Kirk (ref fmp Parish Registers).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of All Saints. Registration District of Leicester. Address: St Peter Lane.
Together with his mother and 4 siblings:
Abraham Kirk. Age 10. Student. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester All Saints. Registration district of Leicester. Address: St Peters Lane.
Together with his mother and 4 siblings:
Abram Kirk. Son. Unm. Age 20. Porter. Born Lester.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester All Saints. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 21 St Peters Lane.
Together with his mother and 2 siblings:
Abraham Kirk. Son. Unm. Age 30. Drayman. Born Leicester.

Marr (1) reg Dec qtr 1866 at Radford dist, Nottinghamshire of Abraham Kirk to Mary JAQUES (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 25 Dec 1866 at Radford St Peter (ref fmp Parish Marriages). Mary was born c1825 at Measham, Leics (ref census).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 49 Gartree St.
Abraham Kirk. Head. Mar. Age 40. Carman (Grocers). Born Leicester.
Mary Kirk. Wife. Mar. Age 46. Born Leicestershire Measham.

Death reg of Mary Kirk Jun qtr 1877 at Leicester dist age 52 (ref FreeBMD).

Marr (2) reg Sep qtr 1878 at Leicester of Abraham Kirk to Matilda KEYWORTH (ref FreeBMD). She was formerly PRATT, wife of William Keyworth. Matilda was born c1830 at Loughborough, Leicestershire (ref census).

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 49 Gartree St.
Abraham Kirk. Head. Mar. Age 50. Carman. Born Leicestershire Leicester.
Matilda Kirk. Wife. Mar. Age 51. Born Leicestershire Loughboro.

Death reg of Abraham Kirk Dec qtr 1887 at Leicester dist age 57 (ref FreeBMD).
Matilda's death uncertain.



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7.   Ann KIRK
Bap of Ann Kirk 20 Apr 1834 at Leicester All Saints, Leicestershire, dau of Ralph & Susannah Kirk (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of All Saints. Registration District of Leicester. Address: St Peter Lane.
Together with her mother and 4 siblings:
Ann Kirk. Age 7. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester All Saints. Registration district of Leicester. Address: St Peters Lane.
Together with her mother and 4 siblings:
Ann Kirk. Dau. Age 17. Bonnett Maker. Born Lester.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester All Saints. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 21 St Peters Lane.
Together with her mother and 2 siblings:
Ann Kirk. Dau. Unm. Age 27. Dressmaker. Born Leicester.

Marr reg Sep qtr 1867 at Leicester dist of Ann Kirk to Thomas COOPER (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 11 Sep 1867 at the parish of All Saints, Leicester; Thomas was full age, bachelor, Book Keeper, residence Butt Close Lane, son of Richard Cooper, Wheelwright; Ann was full age, spinster, residence St Peters Lane, dau of Ralph Kirk, Publican; License; witnesses William Langham, Mary Cooper (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages). Thomas was born c1833 at Leicester, Leicestershire (ref census).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of All Saints. Registration dist of Leicester. Address: 21 St Peters Lane.
Together with dau Florence A (2) and a servant:
Thomas Cooper. Head. Mar. Age 38. Licensed Victualler. Born Leicester.
Ann Cooper. Wife. Mar. Age 36. Born Leicester.

Thomas died either 1871 or 1878; Death reg of Thomas Cooper Sep qtr 1871 at Leicester age 38; Death reg of Thomas Cooper Mar qtr 1878 at Leicester age 45 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 31 Farnham St.
Together with her sister in law Mary Cooper, and dau Florence A (12):
Ann Cooper. Sister in Law. Wid. Age 47. Mender Hosiery. Born Leicester.

Death reg of Ann Cooper Jun qtr 1885 at Leicester dist age 51 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



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  1. Florence Anne COOPER born 1868 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. Ada Mary COOPER born 1872 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
    Issue of Elizabeth Heward and Samuel Blisset  
1.   Ann BLISSET
Bap of Ann Blisset 1 Oct 1826 at Glenfield, Leicestershire, dau of Samuel & Elizabeth Blisset (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret with Bishops Fee. Registration District of Leicester. Address: Halford Street.
Jane Faulks. Age 30. F. S. Not born in Leicestershire. [Unknown]
Ann Bissett Age 15. F. S. Born in Leicestershire.

Ann was witness to Susanna Hobill's marriage in 1845 - see above.
Marr reg Dec qtr 1846 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire of Ann Blissett to William KINTON (ref FreeBMD). William was born c1825 at St Clements, London.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Glenfield. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Glenfield.
Together with children Samuel B (3), Mary Ann (2):
William Kinton. Head. Mar. Age 26. F.W.K. (Worsted). Born St Clements London.
Ann Kinton. Wife. Mar. Age 24. Born Lesters. Glenfield.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Glenfield. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Glenfield.
Together with children Samuel (13), Mary Ann (12), Eliza (9), William (7), Harriett (5):
William Kinton. Head. Mar. Age 36. Frame Work Knitter. Born London.
Ann Kinton. Wife. Mar. Age 34. Born Leicestershire Glenfield.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Glenfield. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Glenfield.
Together with children Eliza (19), William (17), Harriet (15), Charles (3), George (1):
William Kinton. Head. Mar. Age 46. Frame Work Knitter. Born London.
Ann Kinton. Wife. Mar. Age 44. Seamstress. Born Leicestershire Glenfield.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Glenfield. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Glenfield.
Together with children William (27), Harriet (25), Charles H (13), George (11), Elizabeth (8):
William Kinton. Head. Mar. Age 51 [error]. Frame Work Knitter. Born Middlesex Kensington.
Ann Kinton. Wife. Mar. Age 55. Seamstress. Born Leicester Glenfield.

William died 30 Aug 1890. Death reg of William Kinton Sep qtr 1890 at Blaby dist age 66 (ref FreeBMD).
"KINTON William. Personal Estate 18. 24 September. The Will of William Kinton late of Glenfield in the County of Leicester Framework Knitter who died 30 August 1890 at Glenfield was proved at Leicester by Ann Kinton of Glenfield Widow the Relict the sole Executrix." (ref Ancestry National Probate)

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Glenfield. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Glenfield.
Together with children Harriet (35), Charles Henry (23), George (21), Elizabeth (18):
Ann Kinton. Head. Wid. Age 64. Born Leicestershire Glenfield.

Death reg of Ann Kinton Mar qtr 1897 at Blaby dist age 70 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



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    Children:  
  1. Samuel Blisset KINTON born 1847 at Glenfield, Leicestershire  
  2. Mary Ann KINTON born 1848 at Glenfield, Leicestershire  
  3. Eliza KINTON born 1851 at Glenfield, Leicestershire  
  4. William KINTON born 1853 at Glenfield, Leicestershire  
  5. Harriett KINTON born 1855 at Glenfield, Leicestershire  
  6. George KINTON (1) born 1857 at Glenfield, Leicestershire  
  7. George KINTON (2) born 1859 at Glenfield, Leicestershire  
  8. Elizabeth KINTON (1) born 1860 at Glenfield, Leicestershire  
  9. Rachel KINTON born 1862 at Glenfield, Leicestershire  
  10. Charles KINTON (1) born 1865 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  11. Charles Henry KINTON (2) born 1868 at Glenfield, Leicestershire  
  12. George KINTON (3) born 1870 at Glenfield, Leicestershire  
  13. Elizabeth KINTON (2) born 1872 at Glenfield, Leicestershire  
2.   Mary BLISSET
Bap of Mary Blisset 4 Oct 1829 at Glenfield, Leicestershire, dau of Samuel & Elizabeth Blisset (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Glenfield. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Glenfield Lane.
Together with her grandfather, mother & sister:
Mary Blisset. Age 11. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Kibworth Beauchamp. Registration district of Market Harborough. Address: High St.
Together with many others:
Mary Blissit. Serv. Unm. Age 21. House Servant. Born Leicestershire Glenfield.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Glenfield. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Stamford Street.
Elizabeth Blissett. Head. Wid. Age 58. Seamstress. Born Leicestershire Glenfield.
Mary Blissett. Dau. Unm. Age 31. Seamstress. Born Leicestershire Glenfield.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Glenfield. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Glenfield.
Together with her mother and 2 nieces:
Mary Blissett. Dau. Unm. Age 40. Seamstress. Born Leicestershire Glenfield.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Glenfield. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Glenfield.
Together with her mother and niece:
Mary Blissett. Dau. Unm. Age 51. Seamer. Born Leicestershire Glenfield.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Glenfield. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Pine Street.
Together with brother in law George Chiswell, niece Elizabeth Ann Pitts (30) and her husband:
Mary Blissett. Aunt. Unm. Age 62. Seamstress. Born Leicestershire Glenfield.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Glenfield. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Pine Road.
Together with brother in law George Chiswell, niece Elizabeth A Pitts (40) and her family:
Mary Blisset. Aunt. Unm. Age 71. Seamstress. Born Leicester Glenfield.

Death reg of Mary Blissett Sep qtr 1902 at Blaby dist age 72 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



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3.   Elizabeth BLISSET
Bap of Elizabeth Blisset 13 Nov 1831 at Glenfield, Leicestershire, dau of Samuel & Elizabeth Blisset (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Glenfield. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Glenfield Lane.
Together with her grandfather, mother & sister:
Elizabeth Blisset. Age 9. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Glenfield. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Glenfield.
Together with her grandfather and mother:
Elizabeth Heward [sic]. Grand dau. Unm. Age 19. Glover. Born Glenfield Leicestershire.

Marriage 12 Apr 1857 at Glenfield of Elizabeth Blisset to George CHISWELL; George was full age, bachelor, Labourer, residence Colne Lancashire, son of John Chiswell, Labourer; Elizabeth was full age, spinster, residence Glenfield, son of Samuel Blissett, Labourer; Banns; witnesses David Blissett, Mary Blissett (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). Bap of George Chiswell 8 Jun 1834 at Ratby, Leicestershire, son of John & Hannah (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1861 census. Lancashire, England. Civil Parish of Colne. Registration District of Burnley. Address: Guy Syke.
Together with dau Elizabeth A (11 mths):
George Chiswell. Head. Mar. Age 26. Railway Porter. Born Leicestershire Ratby.
Elizabeth Chiswell. Wife. Mar. Age 29. Born Leicestershire Glenfield.

Death reg of Elizabeth Chiswell Mar qtr 1871 at Sheffield dist, Yorkshire age 39 (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Yorkshire, England. Civil Parish of Brightside Bierlow. Registration district of Sheffield. Address: 49 Back Spital St.
At the home of Thos Foulks:
George Chiswell. Boarder. Wid. Age 38. Born Leicester Ratby.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Ratby. Registration district of Market Bosworth. Chaplins Lane.
Together with his parents, John & Hannah Chiswell:
George Chiswell. Son. Wid. Age 46. Farm Laborer. Born Leicester Ratby.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Glenfield. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Pine Street.
Together with his sister in law Mary Blissett, and dau Elizabeth Ann Pitts & husband:
George Chiswell. Father in Law. Wid. Age 57. Stone Quarryman. Born Leicestershire Ratby.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Glenfield. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Pine Road.
Together with his sister in law Mary Blissett, and dau Elizabeth A Pitts and family:
George Chiswell. Boarder. Wid. Age 67. Stone Quarryman. Born Leicester Ratby.

Death reg of George Chiswell Jun qtr 1908 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire age 74 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



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    Children:  
  1. Mary Ann CHISWELL born 1857 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  2. John Thomas CHISWELL (1) born 1858 at Burnley dist, Lancashire  
  3. Elizabeth Ann CHISWELL born 1860 at Colne, Lancashire  
  4. John Blissett CHISWELL (2) born 1863 at Sheffield dist, Yorkshire  
  5. George Samuel CHISWELL born 1865 at Sheffield dist, Yorkshire  
  6. John William CHISWELL (3) born 1868 at Sheffield dist, Yorkshire
 
    Issue of Joseph Harding and Mary Wright  
1.   Mary HARDING
Born c1826 in Leicestershire (ref census). No baptism found in fmp.

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.

Not the one who married Zaccheus Timson; that one's father was Francis.
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2.   John HARDING
Born c1827 in Leicestershire (ref census). No baptism found in fmp.

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.

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3.   William HARDING
Born c1829 in Leicestershire (ref census). No baptism found in fmp.

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.

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4.   Samuel HARDING
Born c1832 at Great Bowden, Leicestershire (ref census). No baptism found in fmp.

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); the marriage was 7 Dec 1856 at Leicester St Mary de Castro; Samuel was age 25, bachelor, Dyer, residence Dunns Lane, son of Joseph Harding, F.W.K.; Catharine was age 30, spinster, residence Dunns Lane, dau of John Warrington, Carpenter; Banns; witnesses illegible (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). Bap of Catharine Warrington 3 Dec 1826 at Market Harborough, Leicestershire, dau of John & Ann Warrington (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms & 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 M. Ball. 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)



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    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. Minnie HARDING born 1862 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  5. William Warrington HARDING born 1863 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  6. Kate Eliza HARDING born 1866 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  7. Ernest Warrington HARDING born 1869 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
5.   Esau HARDING
Bap of Esau Harding 5 Dec 1833 at Great Bowden, Leicestershire, son of Joseph & Mary Harding, twin (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms image).

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); the marriage was 30 Nov 1862 at Wistow; Esau was age 27, bachelor, Labourer, residence Great Bowden, son of Joseph Harding, Frame Work Knitter; Elizabeth was age 24, spinster, Servant, residence Newton Harcourt, dau of Eli King, Labourer; Banns; witnesses David Harond, Martha King (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). Bap of Elizabeth King 11 Nov 1838 at Wistow, dau of Eli & Elizabeth (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 7 Cradock St.
Together with children Emma (7), Ada (5), Sam (3), Eliza (6 mths) and unknown John (14):
Esau Hardy [sic]. Head. Mar. Age 38. Labourer. Born Leicestershire Great Bowden.
Elizath. Hardy [sic]. Wife. Mar. Age 33. Born Leicestershire Newton Harcourt.

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)



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    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. Janet Hannah HARDING born 1878 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  8. Zillah Amy HARDING born 1880 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  9. Unnamed female HARDING born 1881 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  10. Unnamed male HARDING born 1883 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
6.   Jacob HARDING
Bap of Jacob Harding 5 Dec 1833 at Great Bowden, Leicestershire, son of Joseph & Mary Harding, twin (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms image).

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.



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7.   Joseph HARDING
Born c1836 in Great Bowden, Leicestershire (ref census). bap not found

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.

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8.   David HARDING
Birth reg of David Harding Jun qtr 1838 at Market Harborough dist, Leicestershire, mother's name omitted (ref GRO Index).

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); the marriage was 17 Jan 1865 at Over Seal; David was age 25, son of Joseph Harding; Charlotte was born c1833, dau of William Peace (ref fmp Parish Marriages). Bap of Charlotte Peace 3 Jul 1831 at Netherseal, Leicestershire, dau of William & Mary (ref fmp Parish Baptisms & 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]



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    Issue of William Harding and Elizabeth Gilford  
1.   Sarah Ann HARDING (1)
Born c1826 at Leicestershire (ref census). Baptism not found.

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.

No further information found. Presumably died before 1845, but death reg not found.



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2.   Charlotte HARDING
Born c1828 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire (ref census). Baptism not found.

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). The marriage was 31 Mar 1850 at Wigston Magna; Sidney was full age, bachelor, F.W.K., residence Gt Wigston, son of Edward Stanyon, F.W.K.; Charlotte was full age, spinster, residence Gt Wigston, dau of Wm Harding, F.W.K.; witnesses Wm Harding, Sophia [?] (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). Bap of Sidney Stanyon 18 Sep 1828 at Wigston Magna, son of Edward & Sarah (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

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.

Death reg of Sidney Stanyon Jun qtr 1856 at Blaby dist age 28 (ref GRO Index).
No further information found for Charlotte; the death in 1860 at Hardingstone dist is for a 73-yr-old.
Both of the children of Charlotte and Sidney died young.



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    Child of Charlotte and unknown:  
  1. Thomas Edward HARDING born 1847 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
    Children of Charlotte and Sydney:  
  2. Ann STANYON born 1850 at Great Wigston, Leicestershire  
  3. William STANYON born 1852 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire
 
3.   William HARDING
Born c1830 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire.

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby Union. Address: Mowsley End.
Together with his grandparents John & Elizabeth Harden [Harding]:
William Harden. Age 8. Born in Leicestershire.[grandson]

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 of William Harding to Eliza HURST (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 16 Jul 1855 at Wigston Magna; William was age 25, bachelor, F.W.K., residence Wigston Magna, son of William Harding, F.W.K.; Eliza was age 21, spinster, F.W.K.; residence Wigston Magna; dau of William Hurst, F.W.K.; witnesses Samuel Harding, Caroline Cleaver (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages). Birth of Eliza Hurst 2 Sep 1834; bap 29 Jan 1835 at Leicester Wesleyan Methodist, dau of William & Elizebeth Hurst (ref fmp Leicester Circuit, Bishop Street Wesleyan Births & Baps).

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]



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  1. Hannah HARDING born 1855 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire
 
4.   Samuel HARDING
Bap of Samuel Harding 13 Jan 1832 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire, son of William & Elizabeth Harding (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby Union. Address: Mowsley End.
Together with grandparents Thomas & Elizabeth Gilford:
Samuel 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:
Samuel Harding. Son. Age 19. Framework Knitter. Born Leics, Wigston.

Samuel married (1) Dec qtr 1858 at West Bromwich dist, Staffordshire to Ann KNIBB (ref FreeBMD). The marriage was 5 Dec 1858 at West Bromwich Christ Church; Samuel was age 26, bachelor, Labourer, residence West Bromwich, son of William Harding, Stocking Maker; Ann was age 26, spinster, residence West Bromwich, dau of William Knibb, Labourer; Banns; witnesses Wilkin Knibb, Elizabeth Poulton (ref fmp Staffordshire Marriages image). 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.

Ref 1891 census. Staffordshire, England. Civil Parish of West Bromwich. Sub-registration district of West Bromwich South West. Address: 100 Littleton St.
Phoebe Hardy. Head. Wid. Age 68. Charwoman. Born Wales.

Death reg of Phoebe Harding Jun qtr 1900 at West Bromwich dist age 74 (ref FreeBMD).



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5.   John HARDING
Bap of John Harding 22 Jan 1834 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire, son of Willm & Elizabeth Harding (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

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 dist of John Harding to Eliza ADKINS (ref FreeBMD). The marriage was 20 Sep 1857 at Wigston Magna; John was age 23, bachelor, F.W.K. residence Wigston, son of William Harding, F.W.K.; Eliza was age 22, spinster, F.W.K., residence Wigston, dau of Samuel Adkins, F.W.K.; Banns; witnesses William & Eliza Harding (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). There is confusion about her name which appears in the baptism and 1851 census as Atkins. However all the children had their mother as ADKINS. Bap of Eliza Atkins [sic] 2 Nov 1834 at Wigston Magna, dau of Samuel & Rhoda (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms image).

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.



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    Children:  
  1. Mary HARDING born 1858 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  2. Rhoda Elizabeth HARDING born 1860 at Nottingham, Nottinghamshire  
  3. Ann Maria HARDING born 1862 at Wigston magna, Leicestershire  
  4. William HARDING born 1865 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  5. Sarah Ann HARDING born 1867 at Wigston magna, Leicestershire
 
6.   Thomas HARDING (1)
Bap of Thomas Harding 18 Apr 1835 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire, son of William & Elizabeth Harding (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).
Burial of Thomas Harding 21 Apr 1835 at Wigston Magna age 3 weeks (ref fmp Leicestershire Burials).
 
7.   Thomas HARDING (2)
Bap of Thomas Harding 3 Jul 1836 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire, son of William & Elizabeth Harding (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).
Death reg of Thomas Harding Dec qtr 1838 at Blaby dist age 2 (ref GRO Index).
Burial of Thomas Harding 14 Oct 1838 at Wigston Magna age 2 (ref fmp Leicestershire Burials).
 
8.   Hannah HARDING
Birth reg of Hannah Harding Mar qtr 1838 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Gilford (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of Hannah Harding Dec qtr 1839 at Blaby dist age 1 (ref GRO Index).
 
9.   Esther HARDING
Birth reg of Easter [sic] Harding Mar qtr 1840 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Gilford (ref GRO Index).

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); the marriage was 6 Nov 1859 at Wigston Magna; James was age 19, bachelor, F.W.K., residence Wigston, son of James Voss, F.W.K.; Esther was age 20, spinster, F.W.K., res Wigston, dau of William Harding, F.W.K.; witnesses William & Susannah Smith (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). 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), and grandson 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), and grandchildren Edwin (17), Emily (15), Nellie (12), Evelyn (7), & Wilfred (12):
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.



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    Children:  
  1. Eliza Ann VOSS born 1860 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  2. William James VOSS born 1862 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  3. Sam VOSS born 1864 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  4. Susannah VOSS born 1866 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  5. Charlotte VOSS born 1868 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  6. Clara VOSS born 1871 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  7. Elizabeth Ellen VOSS born 1872 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  8. Harry VOSS born 1874 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  9. Sarah Ann VOSS born 1876 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  10. John VOSS born 1878 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  11. Alfred VOSS born 1879 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  12. Alonzo VOSS born 1881 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire
 
10.   Thomas HARDING (3)
Birth reg of Thomas Harding Mar qtr 1842 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Gilford (ref GRO Index).

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); the marriage was 21 May 1866 at Wigston Magna; Thomas was age 24, bachelor, Framework Knitter, res Wigston Magna, son of William Harding, Framework Knitter; Martha was age 21, spinster, res Wigston Magna, dau of Thomas Pawley, Framework Knitter; witnesses Abednego Sampson, Emma Pawley (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). Her birth was reg Jun qtr 1845 at Leicester dist (ref FreeBMD). She was sister of Elizabeth Ann Pawley who married Abednego Sampson (see SAMPSON tree)

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).



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    Children:  
  1. Arthur Pawley HARDING born 1866 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  2. Hannah Maria HARDING born 1869 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  3. Elizabeth HARDING born 1871 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  4. Emma Elizabeth HARDING (1) born 1874 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  5. William HARDING born 1876 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  6. Emma Elizabeth HARDING (2) born 1879 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  7. Edgar HARDING born 1881 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  8. Edith HARDING born 1883 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  9. Ethel HARDING born 1886 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  10. Flora HARDING born 1888 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
11.   Sarah Ann HARDING (2)
Born c1844 at Wigston, Leicestershire (ref census), not found in FreeBMD.
It is most likely that her birth was registered as Eliza Harding, Jun qtr 1844 at Blaby dist, mother's name Gilford (ref GRO Index).

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 of Sarah Ann Harding to William NORMAN (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 5 Nov 1866 at Wigston Magna; William was age 22, bachelor, Framework Knitter, res Wigston Magna, son of William Norman, Labourer; Sarah Ann was age 22, spinster, res Wigston Magna, dau of William Harding, Framework Knitter; Banns; witnesses Ezra Ludlam, Ellen [?] (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). 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.




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    Children:  
  1. Mary Elizabeth NORMAN (1) born 1867 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  2. John William NORMAN born 1869 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  3. Thomas NORMAN (1) born 1870 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  4. Mary Elizabeth NORMAN (2) born 1872 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  5. George NORMAN born 1874 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  6. Thomas Harding NORMAN (2) born 1876 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  7. Ann Alice NORMAN born 1878 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  8. Jane NORMAN born 1879 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  9. Ernest Alfred NORMAN born 1880 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  10. Harry NORMAN born 1888 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire
 
12.   Alice HARDING
Birth reg of Alice Harding Mar qtr 1847 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Gilford (ref GRO Index).

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 qtr 1865 at Blaby dist to William HUNT (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 5 Nov 1865 at Wigston Magna; William was age 21, bachelor, Elastic Web Weaver, res Wigston Magna, son of William Hunt, Haircutter; Alice was age 20, spinster, res Wigston Magna, dau of William Harding, Framework Knitter; Banns; witnesses Thomas Harding, John Hunt, Sarah Anne Harding (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). 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.



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    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. Elizabeth Ellen HUNT born 1874 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  5. Alfred HUNT born 1877 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  6. Ada HUNT (1) born 1879 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  7. Alice HUNT born 1881 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  8. George HUNT born 1882 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  9. Florence HUNT born 1883 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  10. Ada HUNT (2) born 1885 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  11. Sidney Thomas HUNT born 1887 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  12. Shirley HUNT (m) born 1889 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  13. Ethel HUNT born 1890 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
    Issue of Sarah Harding and Thomas Findley  
1.   Mary Ann FINDLEY
Bap of Mary Ann Findley 13 Aug 1830 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire, dau of Thos & Sarah (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Little Hill.
Together with her parents and 5 siblings:
Mary Findley. Age 10. Born in Leicestershire.

Marr reg Mar qtr 1850 at Blaby dist of Mary Ann Findley to Thomas HEARD (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 3 Feb 1850 at Wigston magna; Thomas was full age, bachelor, F.W.K., res Gt Wigston, son of Thos Heard, F.W.K.; Mary was full age, spinster, res Gt Wigston, dau of Thos Findley, F.W.K.; witnesses William Findley, Mary Hurst (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). Birth of Thomas Heard c1829 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire; bap 6 Jul 1831 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire, age 2, son of Thos & Jane Heard; Anglican (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Refer to Page 6 of the Hurd tree for details here and subsequent descendants.


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2.   William FINDLEY
Bap of William Findley 29 Apr 1832 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire, son of Thos & Sarah (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Little Hill.
Together with his parents and 5 siblings:
William Findley. Age 9. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Mowsley End.
Together with his parents and 8 siblings:
William Findley. Son. Age 18. Farm Serv out of place. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Marr reg Jun qtr 1856 at Blaby dist of William Findley to Sarah Anne FOLWELL (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 4 May 1856; William was age 24, bachelor, Labourer, res Wigston, son of Thomas Findley, F.W.K.; Sarah was age 23, spinster, F.W.K., res Wigston, dau of John Folwell, Labourer; Banns; witnesses Thomas Findley, Martha Folwell (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). Bap of Sarah Ann Folwell 9 Nov 1834 at Fleckney, Leicestershire, dau of John & Elizabeth (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bullhead St.
Together with sons Frank (4), John T (2), Arthur (3 mths):
William Findley. Head. Mar. Age 28. Ag Lab. Born Wigston Leicestershire.
Sarah Ann Findley. Wife. Mar. Age 28. Sock Stitcher. Born Fleckney Leicestershire.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bull Head St.
Together with sons Frank (15), Thomas (13), Arthur (11), William (8), Edward (6), Alfred (3):
William Findley. Head. Mar. Age 39. Agricultural Labourer. Born Leicestershire Wigston.
Sarah A Findley. Wife. Mar. Age 39. Born Leicestershire Fleckney.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 76 Bullhead St.
Together with sons Arthur (21), William (18), Charles E (16), Alfred (13):
William Findley. Head. Mar. Age 48. General Laborer. Born Leicester Wigston.
Sarah A Findley. Wife. Mar. Age 48. Born Leicester Fleckney.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Sub-Registration District of Wigston. Address: 76 Ross Lane.
Together with granddau Ellen Findley (10), dau of Frank:
William Findley. Head. Mar. Age 60. Agricultural Laborer. Born Leicestershire Wigston.
Sarah Findley. Wife. Mar. Age 58. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 76 Bull Head St.
Together with grandson Oliver Findley (17), son of Frank:
William Findley. Head. Mar. Age 68. Hedge Cutter. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.
Sarah A Findley. Wife. Mar. Age 67. Born Leicestershire Fleckney.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 78 Bull Head St Wigston Magna.
Together with granddau Martha Ellen Findley (30), dau of Frank:
William Findley. Head. Age 78. Mar. General Labourer. Born Gt Wigston.
Sarah Ann Findley. Wife. Age 76. Mar 53 yrs. Children 6 born 4 alive 2 dead. Born Fleckney.

Death reg of William W. Findley Sep qtr 1915 at Blaby dist age 83 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.
Death reg of Sarah Findley Jun qtr 1921 at Blaby dist age 87 (ref FreeBMD). no probate found.



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    Children:  
  1. Frank FINDLEY born 1856 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  2. John Thomas FINDLEY born 1858 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  3. Arthur FINDLEY born 1861 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  4. William FINDLEY born 1863 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  5. Charles Edward FINDLEY born 1865 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  6. Alfred FINDLEY born 1868 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire
 
3.   Henry FINDLEY
Bap of Henry Findley 30 Mar 1834 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire, son of Thos & Sarah (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Little Hill.
Together with his parents and 5 siblings:
Henry Findley. Age 7. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Mowsley End.
Together with his parents and 8 siblings:
Henry Findley. Son. Age 16. Framework Knitter. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1854 at Blaby dist of Henry Findley to Harriett LUDLAM (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 6 Nov 1854 at Oadby; Henry was full age, bachelor, F.W.Knitter, res Oadby, son of Thomas Findley, F.W.Knitter; Harriett was full age, spinster, F.W.Knitter, res Oadby, dau of Charles Ludlam, F.W.Knitter; Banns; witnesses William Chamberlain, Mary Kirk (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). Bap of Harriet Ludlam 21 Dec 1834 at Oadby, dau of Charles & Susanna (ref fmp Parish Registers).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: High St Oadby.
Together with daus Mary A (7), Sarah J (2), Harriett (3 mths):
Henry Findley. Head. Mar. Age 27. Framework Knitter. Born Leicester Gt Wigston.
Harriett Findley. Wife. Mar. Age 26. Framework Knitter. Born Leicester Oadby.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 35 North Side London Road.
Together with children Mary A (17), Sarah J (12), Harry (8), Susan (5), Harriett (3):
Henry Findley. Head. Mar. Age 35. Framework Knitter. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.
Harriett Findley. Wife. Mar. Age 36. Framework Knitter. Born Leicestershire Oadby.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Beaumont St.
Together with children Sarah J (22), Harry (18), Susan (15), Harriett (13), Alice (9):
Henry Findley. Head. Mar. Age 46. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leicester Wigston Magna.
Harriett Findley. Wife. Mar. Age 45. Born Leicester Oadby.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Sub-Registration district of Wigston. Address: 5 Oadby Street.
Together with daus Susan (25), Alice (19) and nephews Edwin Vernon (11), William Vernon (9), sons of Henry's sister Harriet:
Henry Findley. Head. Mar. Age 57. Frame Worker Hosiery. Born Leicester Wigston.
Harriett Findley. Wife. Mar. Age 57. Born Leicester Oadby.

Death reg of Harriet Findley Jun qtr 1897 at Blaby dist age 62 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.
Death reg of Henry Findley Mar qtr 1900 at Blaby dist age 65 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



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    Children:  
  1. Mary Ann Findley LUDLAM [FINDLEY] born 1854 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  2. Jane FINDLEY (1) born 1856 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  3. Jane FINDLEY (2) born 1858 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  4. Sarah Jane FINDLEY born 1859 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  5. Harriet FINDLEY (1) born 1861 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  6. Harry FINDLEY born 1863 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  7. Susan FINDLEY born 1865 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  8. Harriet FINDLEY (2) born 1867 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  9. Frank FINDLEY born 1869 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  10. Alice FINDLEY born 1871 at Oadby, Leicestershire
 
4.   Thomas FINDLEY
Unless the first Thomas died young (burial not found in fmp), this child was baptised twice.
Bap of Thomas Findly [sic] 15 May 1836 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire, son of Thomas & Sarah (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).
Bap of Thomas Findley 26 Jun 1837 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire, son of Thomas & Sarah (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Little Hill.
Together with his parents and 5 siblings:
Thomas Findley. Age 5. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Mowsley End.
Together with his parents and 8 siblings:
Thomas Findley. Son. Age 14. Framework Knitter. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1859 at Blaby dist of Thomas Findley to Susannah ALLEN (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 26 Dec 1859 at Oadby; Thomas was age 24, bachelor, Framework Knitter, res Wigston, son of Thomas Findley, Framework Knitter; Susannah was age 25, spinster, Framework Knitter, res Oadby, dau of Henry Allen, Framework Knitter; Banns; witnesses Mary Ann Pye [?], Henry Allen (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). Bap of Susanna Allen 12 Oct 1834 at Oadby, dau of Henry & Ann (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Rawlin's Yard.
Together with dau Clara (11 mths) and Susanna's 2 sisters:
Thomas Findley. Head. Mar. Age 25. Sock Weaver (F.W.Knitter). Born Leicestershire Wigston.
Susanna Findley. Wife. Mar. Age 26. Sock Weaver (F.W.Knitter). Born Leicestershire Oadby.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 5 South Side London Road.
Together with children Clara (10), Thomas (6), Ann E (3 mths) and Susanna's sister Selina:
Thomas Findley. Head. Mar. Age 33. Framework Knitter. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.
Susannah Findley. Wife. Mar. Age 35. Framework Knitter. Born Leicestershire Oadby.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Main St.
Together with children Clara (20), Thomas (16), Ann E (10), Edith E (7):
Thomas Findley. Head. Mar. Age 44. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leicester Wigston Magna.
Susannah Findley. Wife. Mar. Age 46. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leicester Oadby.

Death reg of Susannah Findley Jun qtr 1884 at Blaby dist age 49 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Sub-Registration District of Wigston. Address: 119 Main Rd.
Together with children Thomas (26), Ann E (20), Edith E (17):
Thomas Findley. Head. Wid. Age 55. Frameworker Hosiery. Born Leicester Wigston Magna.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: London Rd.
Together with daus Ann E (30), Edith E (28):
Thomas Findley. Head. Wid. Age 65. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leicestershire Great Wigston.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: London Road Oadby.
Together with daus Ann Elizabeth (39), Edith Ellen (37):
Thomas Findley. Head. Age 75. Wid. Frame Work Knitter. Born Great Wigston.

Thomas died 27 May 1915. Death reg of Thomas Findley Jun qtr 1915 at Blaby dist age 79 (ref FreeBMD).
"FINDLEY Thomas of London-road Oadby Leicestershire retired framework knitter died 27 May 1915 Probate Leicester 28 June to Thomas Henry Glenn [unknown] retired hosiery manufacturer Effects 328 12s. 5d." (ref Ancestry National Probate)





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    Children:  
  1. Clara FINDLEY born 1860 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  2. Ann Elizabeth FINDLEY (1) born 1862 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  3. Thomas FINDLEY born 1864 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  4. Sarah Ann FINDLEY born 1864 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  5. Unnamed male FINDLEY born 1868 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  6. Unnamed female FINDLEY born 1868 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  7. Ann Elizabeth FINDLEY (2) born 1871 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  8. Edith Ellen FINDLEY born 1873 at Oadby, Leicestershire
 
5.   Francis FINDLEY
Birth reg of Francis Findley Mar qtr 1838 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Harding (ref GRO Index).
Bap of Francis Findley 4 Mar 1838 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire, son of Thomas & Sarah (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Little Hill.
Together with his parents and 5 siblings:
Francis Findley. Age 3. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Mowsley End.
Together with his parents and 8 siblings:
Francis Findley. Son. Age 12. Winder Boy. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Death reg of Francis Findley Dec qtr 1853 at Leicester dist age 15 (ref GRO Index).
Burial of Frances [sic] Findley 28 Sep 1853 at Wigston Magna age 16 (ref fmp Leicestershire Burials).




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6.   Jane FINDLEY
Birth reg of Jane Findly [sic] 1841 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Harding (ref GRO Index).
Bap of Jane Findley 4 Jul 1841 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire, dau of Thomas & Sarah (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1841 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Little Hill.
Together with her parents and 5 siblings:
Jane Findley. Age 1 mth. Born in Leicestershire.

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Mowsley End.
Together with her parents and 8 siblings:
Jane Findley. Dau. Age 9. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Little Hill.
Together with her parents and 5 siblings:
Jane Findley. Dau. Age 19. Lock Sticher. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1862 at Blaby dist of Jane Findley to John WARD (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 25 Dec 1862 at Wigston Magna; John was age 21, bachelor, Porter, res Shouthill Station Beds; son of Thomas Ward, Porter; Jane was age 21, spinster, F.W.K., res Wigston, dau of Thomas Findley, F.W.K.; Banns; witnesses Thomas & Caroline Findley (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages). Bap of John Ward 1 May 1842 at Wigston Magna, son of Thomas & Sarah (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms) (several possible birth registrations).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 40 Baker Street.
Together with children Thomas (7), Sarah Jane (6):
John Ward. Head. Mar. Age 29. Railway Porter. Born Leicestershire Gt Wigstone.
Jane Ward. Wife. Mar. Age 29. Seamstress. Born Leicestershire Gt Wigstone.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 87 Waring St.
Together with children Thomas (17), Sarah (16), James (8):
John Ward. Head. Mar. Age 39. Railway Carman. Born Leicestershire Wigston.
Jane Ward. Wife. Mar. Age 39. Needlewoman. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Sub-Registration district of East Leicester. Address: 34 Hert Rd.
Together with dau Sarah J (26):
John Ward. Head. Mar. Age 49. Carman Railway. Born Leicestershire Gt Wigston.
Jane Ward. Wife. Mar. Age 49. Born Leicestershire Gt Wigston.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester formerly St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 34 Hart Rd.
John Ward. Head. Mar. Age 59. Railway Carman. Born Leicester Wigston.
Jane Ward. Wife. Mar. Age 59. Born Leicester Wigston.

Death reg of Jane Ward Jun qtr 1905 at Leicester dist age 64 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.
John died 5 Jun 1906. Death reg of John Ward Jun qtr 1906 at Leicester dist age 64 (ref FreeBMD).
"WARD John of 34 Hart-road Leicester carman died 5 June 1906 Administration Leicester 20 July to Thomas Ward [son] confectioner Effects 277 15s." (ref Ancestry National Probate)




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    Children:  
  1. Thomas WARD born 1863 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  2. Sarah Jane WARD born 1865 at Ireland, Bedfordshire  
  3. John Edwin WARD born 1866 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  4. James Andrew WARD born 1873 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  5. Joseph WARD born 1878 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
7.   John FINDLEY
Birth reg of John Findley Jun qtr 1843 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Harding (ref GRO Index).
Bap of John Findley 2 Jul 1843 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire, son of Thomas & Sarah (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Mowsley End.
Together with his parents and 8 siblings:
John Findley. Son. Age 7. Scholar. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Little Hill.
Together with his parents and 5 siblings:
John Findley. Son. Age 17. Framework Knitter. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Marr reg (1) Mar qtr 1869 at Lewisham dist, Kent of John Findley to Martha CHAPLIN (ref FreeBMD). Birth reg of Martha Chaplin Mar qtr 1847 at Bosmere dist, Suffolk, mother's name Godfrey (ref GRO Index). Bap of Martha Chaplin 27 Jun 1847 at Hemingstone, Suffolk, dau of George & Matilda Chaplin (ref Ancestry England & Wales Christening Index).

Ref 1871 census. Kent, England. Civil Parish of Eltham. Registration district of Lewisham. Address: 19 Elm Terrace.
Together with son Frank (10 mths):
John Findley. Head. Mar. Age 27. Gardener. Born Leicestershire Wigston.
Martha Findley. Wife. Mar. Age 24. Born Suffolk Hemingstone.

Death reg of Martha Findley Jun qtr 1880 at West Ward dist, Westmorland, age 33 (ref GRO Index). No probate found.

Ref 1881 census. Westmorland, England. Civil Parish of Morland. Registration dist of West Ward. Address: Morland.
Together with children Frank (10), Clara M (8), John (6), Caroline (2):
John Findley. Head. Wid. Age 37. Gardener. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.

John married (2) c1887 to Clara, surname unknown (ref 1911 census, marriage not found). She was born c1837 at Woodbridge, Suffolk (ref census).

Ref 1891 census. Westmoreland, England. Civil Parish of Morland. Sub-Registration district of Morland. Address: Poplar Cottage.
Together with John's daus Flora (14), Caroline (12):
John Findley. Head. Mar. Age 47. Gardener (Domestic Servant). Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.
Clara Findley. Wife. Mar. Age 54. Born Suffolk Woodbridge.

Ref 1901 census. Yorkshire, England. Civil Parish of Badsworth. Registration district of Hemsworth. Address: Village Street.
John Findley. Head. Mar. Age 57. Gardener. Born Leicestershire Wigston.
Clara Findley. Wife. Mar. Age 64. Born Suffolk Woodbridge.

John died 29 Dec 1903. Death reg of John Findley Dec qtr 1903 at Pontefract dist, Yorkshire West Riding, age 60 (ref FreeBMD).
"FINDLEY John of Badsworth Pontefract Yorkshire died 29 December 1903 at Caarleton Pontefract Administration London 13 January to Frank Findley [son] railway-clerk Effects 469 15s." (ref Ancestry National Probate)

Ref 1911 census. Yorkshire (West Riding), England. Parish of Badsworth & Upton. Registration district of Hemsworth. Address: Badsworth nr Pontefract.
Together with step dau Caroline (32), step dau Flora Broughton (34) and her family:
Clara Findley. Head. Age 74. Wid. Mar 24 yrs ago. No children. Born Woodbridge Suffolk.

Clara died 28 September 1914. Death reg of Clara Findley Sep qtr 1914 at Lutterworth dist, Leicestershire, age 78 (ref FreeBMD).
"FINDLEY Clara of Badsworth Yorkshire widow died 28 September 1914 at the Towers Catthorpe Leicestershire Probate Wakefield 20 October to Frank Findley [stepson] railway clerk. Effects 371 3s. 1d." (ref Ancestry National Probate)




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  1. Frank FINDLEY born 1870 at Eltham, Kent  
  2. Clara Matilda FINDLEY born 1872 at Eltham, Kent  
  3. John FINDLEY born 1874 at Morland, Westmorland  
  4. Flora FINDLEY born 1877 at Morland, Westmorland  
  5. Caroline FINDLEY born 1879 at Morland, Westmorland
 
8.   Harriet FINDLEY
Birth reg of Harriet Findley Sep qtr 1845 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Harding (ref GRO Index).
Bap of Harriet Findley 6 Jul 1845 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire, dau of Thomas & Sarah (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Mowsley End.
Together with her parents and 8 siblings:
Harriet Findley. Dau. Age 5. Scholar. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Little Hill.
Together with her parents and 5 siblings:
Harriett Findley. Dau. Age 15. Lock Sticher. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1864 at Blaby dist of Harriet Findley to Thomas VARNAN (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 7 Nov 1864 at Wigston Magna; Thomas was age 21, bachelor, Framework Knitter, res Wigston Magna, son of William Varnan, Blacksmith; Harriet was age 20, spinster, res Wigston Magna, dau of Thomas Findley, Framework Knitter; Banns; witnesses William Carter, Caroline Findley, Harriet Glover (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). Thomas was born c1841 at Wigston, Leicestershire (ref census).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Long Street.
Together with children Louisa F (8), Ellen (6), John (4), Alonzo (2):
Thomas Vernom [sic]. Head. Mar. Age 30. Sock F.W.K. Born Leicestershire Wigston.
Harriett Vernom [sic]. Wife. Mar. Age 26. Seamer. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Moat Street.
Together with children Louisa (19), Ellen (17), John (14), Alonza (13), Charlotte (6), Annie (4), Edith (2), Joseph Edwin (1):
Thomas Vernon [sic]. Head. Mar. Age 40. F.W. Knitter. Born Leicestershire Wigston.
Harret [sic] Vernon [sic]. Wife. Mar. Age 36. Sticher. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Death reg of Thomas Vernon Mar qtr 1889 at Leicester dist age 50 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.
Death reg of Harriet Vernom [sic] Dec qtr 1889 at Blaby dist age 45 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.




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    Children:  
  1. Louisa FINDLEY / VARNAN born 1863 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  2. Ellen VARNAN born 1865 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  3. John VARNAN born 1866 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  4. Alonzo VARNAN born 1868 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  5. Arthur VARNAN (1) born 1870 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  6. Emma VARNAN born 1871 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  7. Arthur VARNAN (2) born 1873 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  8. Charlotte Waters VARNAN born 1874 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  9. Anne VARNAN born 1876 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  10. Edith VARNAN born 1878 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  11. Joseph Edwin VARNAN born 1879 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  12. William VARNAN born 1882 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  13. Ernest VARNAN born 1884 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire
 
9.   Caroline FINDLEY
Birth reg of Caroline Findley Sep qtr 1847 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Harding (ref GRO Index).
Bap of Caroline Findley 7 Nov 1847 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire, dau of Thomas & Sarah (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Mowsley End.
Together with her parents and 8 siblings:
Caroline Findley. Dau. Age 3. Scholar. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Little Hill.
Together with her parents and 5 siblings:
Caroline Findley. Dau. Age 13. Framework Knitter. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1868 at Blaby dist of Caroline Findley to John William SAMPSON (ref FreeBMD);
The marriage was 25 Dec 1868 at the parish church of Wigston Magna, Leicestershire; the groom was a bachelor aged 24, FWK, residence Wigston, son of William Sampson, Manufacturer; the bride was a spinster, aged 21, residence Wigston, dau of Thomas Findley, FWK; witnesses were James Dand Sampson and Sarah Jane Heard (ref Marriage Cert held by LS). Birth reg of John William Sampson Jun qtr 1844 at Blaby dist, mother's name Dand. He was a son of William Sampson and Sarah Jane Dand.

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10.   Alfred FINDLEY
Birth reg of Alfred Findley Sep qtr 1849 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Harding (ref GRO Index).
Bap of Alfred Findley 4 Nov 1849 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire, son of Thomas & Sarah (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Mowsley End.
Together with his parents and 8 siblings:
Alfred Findley. Son. Age 1. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Little Hill.
Together with his parents and 5 siblings:
Alfred Findley. Son. Age 11. Errand Boy. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Marr reg Mar qtr 1871 at Blaby dist of Alfred Findley to Emma SPERRY (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 21 Mar 1871 at Wigston Magna; Alfred was age 21, bachelor, Framework Knitter, res Wigston Magna, son of Thomas Findley, Framework Knitter; Emma was age 22, spinster, res Wigston Magna, dau of James Sperry, Labourer; Banns; witnesses Richard Sperry, Caroline [?] (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). Emma was born c1849 at Foston, Leicestershire (ref census).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Welford Road.
Alfred Findley. Head. Mar. Age 21. Sergeant of Leic. Militia & Frame Work Knitter. Born Leicestershire Wigston.
Emma Findley. Wife. Mar. Age 22. Dress Maker. Born Leicestershire Foston.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Welford Road.
Together with her parents James & Martha Sperry, and son Richard Edwin Findley (9):
Emma Findley. Dau. Mar. Age 32. Dressmaker. Born Leicestershire Foston.

Alfred's death not found between 1871 and 1891.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Sub-Registration district of Wigston. Address: Welford Road.
At the home of Richard Sperry (44) and family:
Emma Findley. Sister. Wid. Age 42. House Keeper. Born Leicester Foston.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Welford Rd (Welford Cottages).
Together with her father James Sperry (80):
Emma Findley. Dau. Wid. Age 52. Dressmaker. Born Leicestershire Foston.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 88 Cambridge Street Leicester.
Together with son Richard (38) and his family:
Emma Findley. Mother. Age 62. Wid. Born Foston Leicestershire.

Death reg of Emma Findley Jun qtr 1928 at Billesdon dist, Leicestershire age 78 (ref FreeBMD).




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    Child:  
  1. Richard Edwin FINDLEY born 1872 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire
 
11.   George FINDLEY
Birth reg of George Findley Jun qtr 1852 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Harding (ref GRO Index).
Bap of George Findley 4 Jul 1852 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire, son of Thomas & Sarah (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Little Hill.
Together with his parents and 5 siblings:
George Findley. Son. Age 9. Scholar. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Welford Road.
Together with his parents:
George Findley. Son. Age 18. Framework Knitter. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Marr reg Jun qtr 1872 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire of George Findley to Mary Ann HEARD (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 20 May 1872 at Wigston Magna; Mary Anne was age 19, spinster, residence Wigston Magna, dau of George Heard, Musician; George was age 21, bachelor, residence Wigston Magna, Framework Knitter, son of Thomas Findley, Framework Knitter; witnesses George Healey (?), Caroline Broughton (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). Birth reg of Mary Ann Heard Dec qtr 1853 at Loughborough dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Exon (ref GRO Index). She was dau of George Gabriel Hurd (Heard) and Emily Exon and appears on generation 7 of the HURD (HEARD) tree.

See that tree for further information and for their 11 children.




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    Issue of John Harding and Charlotte Noble  
1.   George Harding NOBLE
A.K.A. HARDING.
Birth reg of George Harding Noble Sep qtr 1847 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name omitted (ref GRO Index).
Bap of George Harding Noble 7 May 1848 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire, son of Charlotte (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

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). She was dau of Jesse & Mary Pawley.

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.






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    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. Peter HARDING born 1877 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  5. Isaac HARDING born 1880 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  6. Jesse HARDING born 1882 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  7. Albert HARDING born 1884 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  8. Harry HARDING born 1885 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  9. Emma HARDING born 1887 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  10. George HARDING born 1888 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  11. Florrie HARDING born 1894 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
2.   William Harding NOBLE
A.K.A. HARDING.

Birth reg of William Harding Noble Sep qtr 1849 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name omitted (ref GRO Index).

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.





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    Children:  
  1. Alfred HARDING (1) 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. Selina HARDING (1) born 1881 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  7. Ann HARDING born 1883 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  8. Frank HARDING born 1885 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  9. Selina HARDING (2) born 1888 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  10. Charlotte HARDING born 1890 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  11. Agnes HARDING born 1892 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  12. Cecil Albert HARDING born 1895 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  13. Alfred John HARDING (2) born 1898 at Wigston, Leicestershire
 
3.   Mary Jane HARDING
Birth reg of Mary Jane Harding Sep qtr 1851 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Noble (ref GRO Index).
Bap of Mary Jane Harding 7 Dec 1851 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire, dau of John & Charlotte (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

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).
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4.   Clara HARDING
Birth reg of Clara Harding Mar qtr 1853 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Noble (ref GRO Index).
Bap of Clara Harding 7 Aug 1853 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire, dau of John & Charlotte (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

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)




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    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 of Ann Harding Mar qtr 1856 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Noble (ref GRO Index).

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.



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    Children of Ann and George:  
  1. Mary Jane SHIPLEY born 1875 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  2. Elizabeth SHIPLEY born 1877 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  3. Edwin SHIPLEY born 1878 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  4. John Isaac SHIPLEY born 1880 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  5. Annie SHIPLEY born 1881 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  6. Agnes SHIPLEY born 1882 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire
 
6.   Unnamed male HARDING
Birth reg of unnamed male Harding Jun qtr 1858 at Blaby dist, mother's name Noble (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of unnamed male Harding Jun qtr 1858 at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).
 
7.   John Henry HARDING
Birth reg of John Henry Harding Jun qtr 1861 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Noble (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of John Henry Harding Mar qtr 1862 at Blaby dist age 0 (ref GRO Index).
 
8.   Isaac HARDING
Birth reg of Isaac Harding Jun qtr 1864 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Noble (ref GRO Index).

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).



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    Issue of Samuel Gale and Alice Taylor  
1.   Isabella GALE
Bap of Isabella Gale 10 Nov 1816 at Saint Peter, Leeds, Yorkshire, dau of Samuel & Alice (ref fmp Parish Baptisms & 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.

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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.

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 grandsons Arthur Holt (8), Harry Holt (4), probably sons of Emma:
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.

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 son Charles (17) and grandson Harry Holt (14), probably son of Emma:
William Holt. Head. Mar. Age 61. Farm Labourer. Born Thurlaston Leicestershire.
Mary Holt. Wife. Mar. Age 63. Born Oadby 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 grandson Harry Holt (24) and wife:
William Holt. Head. Mar. Age 71. Agricultural Labourer. Born Thurlaston Leicestershire.
Mary Holt. Wife. Mar. Age 73. Born Leeds Yorkshire.

Death reg of Mary Holt Mar qtr 1894 at Ashby de la Zouch dist, Leicestershire aged 76 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.
Death reg of William Holt Jun qtr 1898 at Ashby de la Zouch dist, Leicestershire aged 77 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.










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    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. Samuel HOLT born 1855 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  8. Ann HOLT born 1858 at Thurlaston, Leicestershire  
  9. Arthur HOLT born 1860 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire  
  10. Charles HOLT born 1863 at Thurlaston, Leicestershire
 
3.   William GALE
Bap of William Gale 4 Mar 1821 at Oadby, Leicestershire, son of Samuel & Alice (ref fmp Parish Registers & 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.

No further information found.

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4.   Amy / Emma GALE
Bap of Amy Gale 23 Mar 1823 at Oadby, Leicestershire, dau of Samuel & Alice (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms & 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), and grandson 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.

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    Children:  
  1. Sarah Susan 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
 
5.   Samuel GALE
Bap of Samuel Gale 11 Feb 1827 at Oadby, Leicestershire, son of Samuel & Alice (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms & 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.

No further information found.

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6.   Timothy GALE
Bap of Timothy Gale 29 Oct 1830 at Oadby, Leicestershire, son of Samuel & Alice (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms & 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 step grandmother]
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).

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7.   Elizabeth GALE
Bap of Elizabeth Gale 19 Feb 1834 at Oadby, Leicestershire, dau of Samuel & Alice (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms & 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:
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 step grandmother]
Timothy Gale. Lodger. Unm. Age 19. Labourer. Born Oadby, Leicestershire.
Emma Gale. Lodger. Unm. Age 17. Seamstress. Born Oadby, Leicestershire. [possible mistake for Elizabeth]

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8.   Joseph GALE
Birth not found in FreeBMD. Born c1837 in Oadby, Leicestershire (ref census).
Bap of Joseph Gale 27 Aug 1837 at Oadby, Leicestershire, son of Samuel & Alice (ref Leicestershire Baptisms).

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 of Joseph Gale to Fanny Goodman HOLLAND (ref FreeBMD and 1911 census); the marriage was 8 Oct 1866 at Stoney Stanton, Leicestershire; Joseph was age 24, bachelor, Laborer, residence Stoney Stanton, son of Samuel Gale, Gravestone Cutter; Fanny was age 22, spinster, Servant, residence Stoney Stanton, no father given; witnesses Mary Taylor, Joseph Riley (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). Fanny 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.
Together with niece Fanny E Rathbone (19), not identified, and John W Gale (7), son of Edwin:
Joseph Gale. Head. M. Age 65. Grocer's Warehouseman. Born Leicestershire, Oadby.
Fanny H Gale. Wife. Age 57. Born Leicestershire, Stoney Stanton.

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.




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    Children:  
  1. Edwin Absalom HOLLAND / GALE born 1866 at Stoney Stanton, Leicestershire
 

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