Hurd ~ Seventh Generation

    Issue of George Gabriel Hurd (Heard) and Emily Exon  
1.   Charles HEARD
Birth reg of Charles Heard Mar qtr 1838 at Loughborough dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Exon (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1841 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Civil Parish of St Mary. Registration district of Nottingham. Address: Sherwood Street.
Together with his parents:
Charles Heard. Age 4. Not born in Nottinghamshire.

Not found in 1851 census.
Ref 1861 census. Royal Navy, England. Civil Parish of "Vessels". Town of Beirut Syria. Address: Vessel "Renown".
Together with many others, and his father George and brother Henry:
Charles Heard. Bandsman. Unm. Age 24. Born Hathern Leicestershire.

Marr reg Mar qtr 1867 at Portsea dist, Hampshire of Charles Heard to Frances BARBER (ref FreeBMD). Birth reg of Frances Barber Jun qtr 1842 at Wimborne dist, Dorset (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Hampshire, England. Civil Parish of Portsea. Registration district of Portsea Island. Address: 95 Fratton St.
Together with son Charles (2):
Charles Heard. Head. Mar. Age 33. Musician R N. Born Leicester Hathern.
Frances Heard. Wife. Mar. Age 28. Dress Maker. Born Dorset Wimborne.

Death reg of Charles Heard Jun qtr 1874 at Alverstoke dist, Hampshire, age 36 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Frances had a relationship with William JEFFERY; marriage not found; he was born c1838 at Glasgow, Scotland (ref census).

Ref 1881 census. Hampshire, England. Civil Parish of Portsea. Registration district of :Portsea Island. Address: 58 Gloucester St.
Together with their children Elizabeth (4), William (2), and her son John L Heard (6):
William Jeffery. Head. Mar. Age 43. Engine Fitter. Born Scotland Glasgow.
Frances Jeffery. Wife. Mar. Age 38. Born Dorset Wimborne.
Their daughter Elizabeth was registered as Elizabeth Jeffery Heard in 1877,



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    Children of Charles and Frances:  
  1. George Lennox HEARD born 1867 at Portsea Island dist, Hampshire  
  2. Charles HEARD born 1869 at Portsea, Hampshire  
  3. John Lennox HEARD born 1874 at Portsea, Hampshire
 
2.   Henry HEARD
Birth reg of Henry Heard Dec qtr 1842 at Nottingham dist, Nottinghamshire, mother's name Exon (ref GRO Index).

Not found in 1851 census.
Ref 1861 census. Royal Navy, England. Civil Parish of "Vessels". Town of Beirut Syria. Address: Vessel "Renown".
Together with many others, and his father and brother:
Henry Heard. Bandsman. Unm. Age 21. Born Nottingham Nottinghamshire.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1870 at East Stonehouse dist, Devon of Henry Heard to Ann COLLINS (ref FreeBMD). Ann was born c1841 at Maker, Cornwall (ref census).

Ref 1871 census. Devon, England. Civil Parish of East Stonehouse. Registration district of East Stonehouse. Address: 25 Adelaide St.
Henry Heard. Head. Mar. Age 29. Bandsman Royal Marines. Born Nottingham.
Ann Heard. Wife. Mar. Age 30. Dressmaker. Born Cornwall Maker.

Ref 1881 census.Devon, England. Civil Parish of East Stonehouse. Registration district of East Stonehouse. Address: 29 East St.
Together with children Geo H (7), Harriet [obscure] (7), Ch W (9 mths):
Henry Heard. Head. Mar. Age 40. Musician R M L I. Born Nottingham.
Ann Heard. Wife. Mar. Age 40. Dressmaker. Born Cornwall Millbrook.

Ref 1891 census. Devon, England. Civil Parish of Walkhampton. Sub-registration District of Tavistock. Address: Lowery Crossing.
Together with children Henrietta (17), Charles (10):
Henry Heard. Head. Mar. Age 48. Railway Signalman. Born Notts Nottingham.
Ann Heard. Wife. Mar. Age 52. Born Cornwall Millbrook.

Death reg of Henry Heard Jun qtr 1895 at Tavistock dist, Devon age 54 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Ref 1901 census. Devon, England. Civil Parish of East Stonehouse. Registration district of East Stonehouse. Address: 29 East St.
Together with sons George H (27), Charles W (20) and granddau Blanche (4) [dau of Henrietta]:
Ann Heard. Head. Wid. Age 61. Born Cornwall Millbrook.

Ref 1911 census. Devon, England. Parish of East Stonehouse. Registration District of East Stonehouse. Address: 24 Admiralty Street, East Stonehouse, Devon.
Together with son George Henry (38) and his family:
Ann Heard. Mother. Age 73. Widow. Born Millbrook Cornwall.

Death reg of Ann Heard Dec qtr 1914 at East Stonehouse dist age 74 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.




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    Children:  
  1. George Henry HEARD born 1873 at Stonehouse, Devon  
  2. Henrietta Jessy HEARD born 1873 at Stonehouse, Devon  
  3. Florence Laura Annie HEARD born 1876 at Stonehouse, Devon  
  4. Charles William HEARD born 1880 at Stonehouse, Devon
 
3.   George HEARD
Birth reg of George Heard Dec qtr 1848 at Loughborough dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Exon (ref GRO Index).
George was born 19 Oct 1848 at Hathern, Loughborough, Service Number 291781 (ref Ancestry, UK Royal Naval Seamen Index).

Ref 1871 census. Royal Navy, England. Civil Parish of "Vessels". Registration district of "Royal Navy" at sea. Address: Vessel "Noibe".
Together with many others:
George Heard. Ordinary Seaman. Single. Age 22. Born St Martins, Leicestershire.

No further information found.




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4.   Eliza HEARD
Birth reg of Eliza Heard Sep qtr 1850 at Loughborough dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Exon (ref GRO Index).

Death reg of Eliza Heard Jun qtr 1857 at Merthyr Tydfil, Wales, age 6 (ref GRO Index).
 
5.   Mary Ann HEARD
Birth reg of Mary Ann Heard Dec qtr 1853 at Loughborough dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Exon (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bell St.
At the home of William Hurst (52), Coal Higgler, and his wife Elizabeth and family (unknown relative):
Mary Ann Heard. Niece. Age 7. Scholar. Born Leicestershire Loughborough.

Not found in 1871 census.

Marr reg Jun qtr 1872 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire of Mary Anne Heard to George FINDLEY (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 George Findley Jun qtr 1852 at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD). Bap of George Findley 4 Jul 1852 at Wigston Magna Anglican, son of Thomas & Sarah Findley (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bull Head Street.
Together with children Tom (9), Arthur (7), Sarah (5), Emily (1):
George Findley. Head. Age 29. Labourer. Born Leicestershire Wigston.
Mary Ann Findley. Wife. Age 27. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: 2 Mowsley End.
Together with children Sarah (16), Emily (12), George (8), Albert (5), Annie (7 mths):
George Findley. Head. Mar. Age 40. Laborer. Born Leicestershire Wigston.
Mary A Findley. Wife. Mar. Age 38. Griswold Hosiery. Born Leicestershire Loughboro.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Mowsley End.
Together with children Emily (21), George (19), Albert (15), Annie (10), Harry (8), Ernest (4):
George Findley. Head. Mar. Age 50. Bricklayer's Labouurer. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.
Mary A Findley. Wife. Mar. Age 50. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: 20 Mowsley End, Wigston Magna.
Together with children Albert (26), Annie (20), Harry (18), Ernest (14):
George Findley. Head. Age 58. Mar. Labourer. Born Wigston Magna Leicester.
Mary Ann Findley. Wife. Age 58. Mar. Children 11 born 9 alive 2 dead. House Work. Born Wigston Magna Leicester.

Death reg of George Findley Jun qtr 1919 at Blaby dist age 68 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.
Death reg of Mary A. Findley Mar qtr 1927 at Blaby dist age 73 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



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    Children:  
  1. Tom HEARD (FINDLEY) born 1872 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  2. Arthur FINDLEY born 1873 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  3. Sarah FINDLEY born 1875 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  4. Louisa FINDLEY born 1878 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  5. Emily FINDLEY born 1880 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  6. George FINDLEY born 1882 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  7. Albert FINDLEY born 1885 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  8. Charles Heard FINDLEY born 1888 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  9. Annie FINDLEY born 1890 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  10. Harry Gabriel FINDLEY born 1893 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  11. Ernest Edward FINDLEY born 1896 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire
 
    Issue of George Gabriel Hurd (Heard) and Mary Horton nee Adcock  
6.   Emily HEARD
Born c1863 at Glasgow, Scotland (ref census).

Ref 1871 census. Glamorgan, Wales. Civil Parish of Merthyr. Registration district of Merthyr Tydfil. Address: 4 Castle Sqr.
Together with her parents:
Emily Heard. Dau. Age 8. Born Glasgow Scotland.

Ref 1881 census. Durham, England. Civil Parish of Stockton. Registration district of Stockton. Address: 25 Hill St.
Together with her parents:
Emily Heard. Dau. Age 18. Pupil Teacher. Born Scotland.

Death reg of Emily Heard Mar qtr 1891 at Stockton dist age 27 (ref FreeBMD).



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    Issue of Thomas Herd (Heard) and Sarah Mason  
1.   George HEARD
Birth reg of George Heard Dec qtr 1843 at Nottingham dist, Nottinghamshire, mother's name Mason (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1861 census. Warwickshire, England. Civil Parish of Aston. Registration district of Aston. Address: 16 Henry St.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings:
George Heard. Son. Age 17. Printer. Born Nottinghamshire Nottingham.

Marr reg Jun qtr 1867 at Birmingham dist, Warwickshire of George Heard to Sarah Jane WASSALL (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 21 May 1867 at Birmingham St Martin; George was full age, bachelor, Tight Maker, residence Princes Row; son of Thomas Heard, Tight Maker; Sarah Jane was full age, spinster, residence Francis St, dau of John Wassall, Glass Blower; Banns; witnesses Thomas Wassall, Maria Heard (ref Ancestry Birmingham CofE Marriages image). Birth reg of Sarah Jane Wassell [sic] Mar qtr 1843 at Aston dist, Warwickshire (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Warwickshire, England. Civil Parish of Aston. Registration district of Aston. Address: 2 Back, 64 Godwin St.
Together with children Thomas (3), Elizabeth (10 mths):
George Heard. Head. Mar. Age 27. Musician. Born Nottingham.
Sarah Heard. Wife. Mar. Age 27. Born Warwick Birmingham.

Ref 1881 census. Warwickshire, England. Civil Parish of Birmingham. Registration district of Birmingham. Address: Entry No 2 House.
Together with sons John Thomas (13), George Pheonis [Phineas] (8):
George Heard. Head. Mar. Age 37. Professor of Music. Born Nottinghamshire Nottingham.
Sarah Heard. Wife. Mar. Age 37. Dressmaker. Born Warwickshire Birmingham.

George died between 1881 and 1891, death reg not found. There are possibilities in 1883 at Ormskirk, Lancashire, and 1887 at Cardiff, Wales. No probate found.

Ref 1891 census. Warwickshire, England. Civil Parish of Aston. Sub-registration District of Duddeston. Address: Dartmouth St, Court 8 no 4.
Together with son John T (22) and family, and dau Sarah E (20):
Sarah J Heard. Mother. Wid. Age 47. Laundress. Born Warwickshire Birmingham.

Ref 1901 census. Warwickshire, England. Civil Parish of Aston. Registration district of Aston. Address: 18 Yeall Rd.
Together with daughter Sarah Fletcher (30) and her family, and grandson George Heard (12), son of John Thomas:
Sarah Head [stet]. Mother in Law. Wid. Age 57. Laundress. Born Birmingham.

Death reg of Sarah J. Heard Dec qtr 1910 at Aston dist age 66 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



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    Children:  
  1. John Thomas HEARD born 1868 at Birmingham, Warwickshire  
  2. Sarah Elizabeth HEARD born 1870 at Birmingham, Warwickshire  
  3. George Phineas HEARD born 1872 at Birmingham, Warwickshire
 
2.   Thomas HEARD
Birth reg of Thomas Heard Mar qtr 1847 at Nottingham dist, Nottinghamshire, mother's name Mason (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1861 census. Warwickshire, England. Civil Parish of Aston. Registration district of Aston. Address: 16 Henry St.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings:
Thomas Heard. Son. Age 14. Printer. Born Nottinghamshire Nottingham.

Marr reg Jun qtr 1869 at Aston dist, Warwickshire of Thomas Heard to Martha MILLWARD (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 30 Jun 1869 at Aston St Peter & St Paul; Thomas was age 22, bachelor, Printer, residence Duddeston, son of Thomas Heard, Musician; Martha was age 24, spinster, residence Puddeston, dau of George Millward, Gardener; witnesses Frederick Roberts, Ann Trow (ref Ancestry Birmingham CofE Marriages image). Birth reg of Martha Milward [sic] Mar qtr 1843 at Cardiff dist, Wales (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1871 census. Warwickshire, England. Civil Parish of Birmingham. Registration district of Birmingham. Address: 7 back of 184 Ledsam St.
Together with son William T (6 mths):
Thomas Heard. Head. Mar. Age 24. Printer. Born Nottingham.
Martha Heard. Wife. Mar. Age 29. Born Wales Cardiff.

Ref 1881 census. Warwickshire, England. Civil Parish of Birmingham. Registration district of Birmingham. Address: 34 Doe St.
Together with children William T (10), Martha (8):
Thomas Heard. Head. Mar. Age 34. Compositor - Printer. Born Nottingham.
Martha Heard. Wife. Mar. Age 38. Born Cardiff S Wales.

Ref 1891 census. Staffordshire, England. Civil Parish of Handsworth. Sub-registration District of Handsworth. Address: 263 Wellington Rd.
Together with son William T (20):
Thomas Heard. Head. Mar. Age 44. Printer Transfer. Born Nottingham.
Martha Heard. Wife. Mar. Age 46. Born Merthyr Tydvil, South Wales.

Ref 1901 census. Staffordshire, England. Civil Parish of Handsworth. Registration district of West Bromwich. Address: 263 Wellington Rd.
Thomas Heard. Head. Mar. Age 53. Lithographic Printer. Born Nottinghamshire Nottingham.
Martha Heard. Wife. Mar. Age 56. Born Glamorgan Merthyr Tydvil.
Together with a boarder.

Death reg of Martha Heard Dec qtr 1903 at West Bromwich dist age 61 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.
Thomas not found in 1911 census, his death not found.



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    Children:  
  1. William Thomas HEARD born 1870 at Birmingham, Warwickshire  
  2. Martha HEARD born 1873 at Birmingham, Warwickshire
 
3.   Maria HEARD
Birth reg of Maria Heard Sep qtr 1851 at Hinckley dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Mason (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1861 census. Warwickshire, England. Civil Parish of Aston. Registration district of Aston. Address: 16 Henry St.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Maria Heard. Dau. Age 9. Born Leicestershire Hinckley.

Ref 1871 census. Warwickshire, England. Civil Parish of Birmingham. Registration district of Birmingham. Address: 34 Doe St.
Together with her parents and 2 sisters:
Maria Heard. Dau. Age 19. Dress Maker. Born Hinckley Leicestershire.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1874 at Kings Norton dist, Warwickshire of Maria Heard to Henry SEELEY (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 8 Oct 1874 at the parish church of Edgbaston St Bartholomew; Henry was full age, bachelor, Publican, residence Edgbaston, son of Joshua John Seeley, Labourer; Maria was full age, spinster, residence Birmingham, dau of Thomas Heard, Hosier; Banns; witnesses Thomas Heard, Sarah Jane Heard (ref Ancestry Birmingham CofE Marriages image). Birth reg of Henry Seeley Sep qtr 1849 at Solihull dist, Warwickshire (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census. Warwickshire, England. Civil Parish of Aston. Registration district of Aston. Address: Dublin Place.
Together with children Henry A (5), Lydia M (4), Ada F (2), Albert E (1 ?) and a servant:
Henry Seeley. Head. Mar. Age 31. Wholesale Dealer. Born Warwickshire Knowle.
Maria Seeley. Wife. Mar. Age 29. Born Leicestershire Hinckley.

Ref 1891 census. Staffordshire, England. Civil Parish of Handsworth. Sub-registration District of Handsworth. Address: 5&6 Newdegate St.
Together with children Henry A (15), Lydia M (14), Ada F (12), Albert E (10), Howard R (8), Edith M (7), Maud B (3) and a servant:
Henry Seeley. Head. Mar. Age 41. Wholesale Beer Dealer. Born Warwickshire Knowle.
Maria Seeley. Wife. Mar. Age 39. Born Leicestershire Hinckley.

Ref 1901 census. Warwickshire, England. Civil Parish of Aston. Registration district of Aston. Address: Newdegate St 6.
Together with children Lydia M (24), Ada F (22), Howard R (18), Edith M (17), Maud B (14) and a servant:
Henry Seeley. Head. Mar. Age 51. Beer Dealer. Born Warwickshire Knowle.
Maria Seeley. Wife. Mar. Age 49. Born Leicestershire Hinckley.

Ref 1911 census. Warwickshire, England. Parish of Aston. Registration District of Aston. Address: Burton House, 52 Spooner St, Vauxhall, Birmingham.
Together with daus Lydia Maria (33), Ada Florence (31):
Henry Seeley. Head. Age 61. Mar. Retired Bottler. Born Knowle Warwickshire.
Maria Seeley. Wife. Age 59. Mar 36 yrs. Children 8 born 7 alive 1 dead. Born Hinckley Leicestershire.

Henry died 19 Feb 1916. Death reg of Henry Seeley Mar qtr 1916 at Solihull dist, Warwickshire, age 66 (ref FreeBMD).
"SEELEY Henry of Arundel Warwick-road Solihull Warwickshire died 19 February 1916 Probate Birmingham 3 June to Maria Seeley widow Ada Florence Bruce [dau] (wife of Ernest Robert Bruce) and Albert Edward Gadd [unk connection] wheelwright. Effects 4123 9s. 6d." (ref Ancestry National Probate)

Maria died 18 Dec 1935. Death reg of Maria Seeley Dec qtr 1935 at Solihull dist age 84 (ref FreeBMD).
"SEELEY Maria of Mynook Ulverley Green-road Olton Warwickshire widow died 18 December 1935 Probate Birmingham 18 January to Ada Florence Bruce [dau] (wife of Ernest Robert Bruce). Effects 367 12s. 11d." (ref Ancestry National Probate)



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    Children:  
  1. Henry Arthur SEELEY born 1875 at Birmingham, Warwickshire  
  2. Lydia Maria SEELEY born 1876 at Birmingham, Warwickshire  
  3. Ada Florence SEELEY born 1878 at Birmingham, Warwickshire  
  4. Albert Edwin SEELEY born 1880 at Birmingham, Warwickshire  
  5. Howard Reuben SEELEY born 1882 at Birmingham, Warwickshire  
  6. Edith May SEELEY born 1884 at Birmingham, Warwickshire  
  7. Maud Beatrice SEELEY born 1887 at Birmingham, Warwickshire  
  8. Frank SEELEY born 1891 at Birmingham, Warwickshire
 
4.   Sarah Jane HEARD
Birth reg of Sarah Jane Heard Jun qtr 1857 at Hinckley dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Mason (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1861 census. Warwickshire, England. Civil Parish of Aston. Registration district of Aston. Address: 16 Henry St.
Together with her parents and 5 siblings:
Sarah J Heard. Dau. Age 2. Scholar. Born Leicestershire Hinckley.

Ref 1871 census. Warwickshire, England. Civil Parish of Birmingham. Registration district of Birmingham. Address: 34 Doe St.
Togther with her parents and 2 sisters:
Sarah J Heard. Dau. Age 14. Born Hinckley Leicestershire.

Nof found in 1881 census.
Ref 1891 census.Warwickshire, England. Civil Parish of Aston. Sub-registration District of Duddeston. Address: 52 Lister St.
Together with her father, sister, assumed son, and 2 unidentified Heard children:
Sarah Jane Heard. Dau. Unm. Age 34. Born Leicester Hinckley.

Death reg of Sarah Jane Heard Mar qtr 1892 at Aston dist, age 34 (ref FreeBMD).



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    Child:  
  1. Walter Aden HEARD born 1877 at Birmingham, Warwickshire
 
5.   William HEARD
Birth reg of William Heard Sep qtr 1859 at Aston dist, Warwickshire, mother's name Mason (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1861 census. Warwickshire, England. Civil Parish of Aston. Registration district of Aston. Address: 16 Henry St.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings:
William Heard. Son. Age 1. Born Warwickshire Birmingham.

Death reg of William Heard Jun qtr 1861 at Aston dist age 1 (ref GRO Index).
Burial of William Heard 28 May 1861 at Ashted, St James the Less, Warwickshire (ref Ancestry Birmingham CofE Burials).


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6.   Emily HEARD
Birth reg of Emily Heard Dec qtr 1861 at Aston dist, Warwickshire, mother's name Mason (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1871 census. Warwickshire, England. Civil Parish of Birmingham. Registration district of Birmingham. Address: 34 Doe St.
Together with her parents and 2 sisters:
Emily Heard. Dau. Age 9. Scholar. Born Birmingham.

Ref 1881 census. Warwickshire, England. Civil Parish of Birmingham. Registration district of Birmingham. Address: 35 Public House.
Together with her parents, niece and nephew:
Emily Heard. Dau. Age 19. Dressmaker. Born Warwickshrie Birmingham.

Ref 1891 census.Warwickshire, England. Civil Parish of Aston. Sub-registration District of Duddeston. Address: 52 Lister St.
Together with her father, sister, nephew and 2 unidentified Heard children:
Emily Heard. Dau. Unm. Age 29. Born Warwick Birmingham.

No further information found.



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    Issue of John Isaac Hurd (Heard) and Angelina Weston  
1.   Sarah WESTON (HEARD)
Birth reg of Sarah Weston Dec qtr 1848 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire, no mother's name (ref GRO Index).
Bap of Sarah Weston 24 Jan 1849 at Leicester St George, Anglican, dau of Ann Weston (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 7 Service St.
With members of the Weston family, together with her parents:
S Heard. Lodger. Age 2. Born Lester.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leister St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 11 Lead St.
Together with her parents and 3 siblings:
Sarah Heard. Dau. Age 12. Seamstress. Born Leicester.

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2.   Georgiana HEARD
Birth reg of Georgiana Heard Mar qtr 1852 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Weston (ref GRO Index).
Bap of Georgiana Heard 1 Mar 1852 at Christ Church, Leicester, Leicestershire, dau of John Isaac Heard & Angelina Heard (ref Ancestry Births & Baps).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leister St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 11 Lead St.
Together with her parents and 3 siblings:
Georgiania Heard. Dau. Age 9. Born Leicester.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 11 Lead St.
Together with her parents and 2 siblings:
Georgeina Heard. Dau. Age 19. Born Lester.

Marr reg Sep qtr 1871 at Leicester dist of Georgiana Heard to Peter PALMER (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 26 Aug 1871 at Leicester St Margaret; Peter was age 20, bachelor, Shoemaker, residence St Margaret Street, son of John Palmer, Marine Stores Dealer; Georgiana was age 20, spinster, residence Lead Street, dau of John Isaac Heard, F.W.K.; witnesses John Isaac Heard, Angelina Heard (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). Birth reg of Peter Palmer Sep qtr 1851 at Leicester dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 169 Dorset St.
Together with sons Frank (8), Harry (6), Arthur (2):
Peter Palmer. Head. Mar. Age 29. Grocer & Shoemaker. Born Leicester.
Georgina Palmer. Wife. Mar. Age 29. Housewife. Born Leicester.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Sub-Registration district of East Leicester. Address: 86 Twycross St.
Together with children Harry (16), Arthur (12), Edith (2):
Peter Palmer. Head. Mar. Age 39. Shoe Rivetter. Born Leicester.
Georgiana Palmer. Wife. Mar. Age 39. Born Leicester.

Ref 1901 census. Essex, England. Civil Parish of Latchingdon with Snoreham. Registration district of Maldon. Address: The Street.
Together with dau Edith (12):
Peter Palmer. Head. Mar. Age 49. Cattleman on Farm. Born Leicester.
Georgiana Palmer. Wife. Mar. Age 49. Born Leicester.

The family migrated to Ontario, Canada in 1903.

Ref 1911 Census of Canada. Address: 38 Fullerton, Hamilton East, Ontario.
Peter Palmer. Head. Mar. Born Aug 1851. Age 59. Born England. Migrated 1903. Baptist. Laborer Machine Shop.
Georgina Palmer. Wife. Mar. Born Jan 1853. [wrong] Age 58. Born England. Migrated 1903.

Death reg of Georgiana Palmer 7 Oct 1919 at Wentworth, Ontario, age 67 (ref Ancestry Ontario Canada Deaths).
Death reg of Peter Palmer 16 Sep 1928 at Wentworth, Ontario, age 77 (ref Ancestry Ontario Canada Deaths).




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    Children:  
  1. Frank PALMER born 1873 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. Harry PALMER born 1875 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  3. Arthur PALMER born 1879 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  4. Edith Gertrude PALMER born 1888 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
3.   John Thomas HEARD
Birth reg of John Thomas Heard Sep qtr 1854 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Weston (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leister St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 11 Lead St.
Together with his parents and 3 sisters:
Thomas Heard. Son. Age 6. Scholar. Born Leicester.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 11 Lead St.
Together with his parents and 2 siblings:
John T Heard. Son. Age 17. Born Lester.

Marr reg Sep qtr 1876 at Leicester dist of John Thomas Heard to Sarah Ann LOCK (ref FreeBMD) Sarah was born c1858 at Leicester, Leicestershire (ref census).

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of All Saints. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 21 Warrington St.
Together with dau Ada (4):
John T Heard. Head. Mar. Age 27. Framework Knitter. Born Leicestershire All Saints.
Sarah Heard. Wife. Mar. Age 24. Worsted Spinner. Born Leicestershire All Saints.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Leonard. Sub-Registration district of West Leicester. Address: 31 Emerald St.
Together with dau Ada (14):
Thomas Heard. Head. Mar. Age 36. Framework Knitter. Born Leicestershire Leicester.
Sarah Ann Heard. Wife. Mar. Age 35. Spinner Wool. Born Leicestershire Leicester.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 39 Bassett St.
Together with dau Ada (24):
John T Heard. Head. Mar. Age 46. Hosiery Worker. Born Leicestershire Leicester.
Sarah A Heard. Wife. Mar. Age 43. Born Leicestershire Leicester.

Death reg of Sarah Ann Heard Jun qtr 1907 at Leicester dist age 49 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.
John not found in 1911 census.
Death reg of John T Heard Mar qtr 1914 at Aston dist, Warwickshire, age 59 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



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    Children:  
  1. Ada HEARD born 1877 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. John HEARD born 1880 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
4.   Ann HEARD
Birth reg of Ann Heard Dec qtr 1859 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Weston (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leister St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 11 Lead St.
Together with her parents and 3 siblings:
Ann Heard. Dau. Age 1. Born Leicester.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 11 Lead St.
Together with her parents and 2 siblings:
Ann Heard. Dau. Age 12. Book Binder. Born Lester.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 62 Metcalf St.
Together with her father, stepmother and unidentified relative Ada Heard (19):
Anne Heard. Dau. Unm. Age 21. Machinist Shoes. Born Leicester.

No further information found.



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    Issue of Mary Heard and William Hurst  
1.   Thomas Henry HURST
Birth reg of Thomas Henry Hurst Dec qtr 1845 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Heard (ref GRO Index).
Bap of Thomas Henry Hurst 5 Mar 1846 at Wigston Magna, son of William & Mary Hurst (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bullhead Street.
Together with his grandparents Thomas & Jane Heard, with other relatives:
Thomas Henry Heard [Hurst]. Grandson. Age 5. Scholar. Born Leicestershire Wigston. [Son of Mary.]

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Old Workhouse Lane.
Together with his parents and 4 sisters:
Thomas H Hurst. Son. Age 15. Framework Knitter. Born Wigston Leicestershire.

Marr reg Sep qtr 1867 at Blaby dist of Thomas Henry Hurst to Harriet HURST (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 15 Jul 1867 at the parish of Oadby; Thomas was age 21, bachelor, F.W.K., residence Great Wigston, son of William Heard, Labourer; Harriet was age 21, spinster, residence Oadby, dau of Thomas Hurst, Labourer; witnesses William Hicklin (?), Elizabeth Clark (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). Birth of Harriett Hurst 30 Sep 1845, bap 19 Oct 1845 at Oadby, dau of Thomas & Frances Hurst (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms). Two Hurst brothers each married someone called Harriet Hurst.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 42 South Circle, London Rd.
Together with children Caroline (4), Isaac (2):
Thomas Hurst. Head. Mar. Age 24. Framework Knitter. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.
Harriett Hurst. Wife. Mar. Age 24. Born Leicestershire Oadby.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Main St.
Together with children Caroline (14), Isaac (12), Frank (6), George (2), Frances (1 mth):
Thomas H Hurst. Head. Mar. Age 37. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.
Harriett Hurst. Wife. Mar. Age 37. Sockstitcher. Born Leicestershire Oadby.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration District of Blaby. Sub-registration district of Wigston. Address: Main Rd, 4 Manchester Cottages.
Together with children Frank W (16), George H (11), Louise M (5), Thomas (3):
Thomas H Hurst. Head. Mar. Age 45. Frameworker Hosiery. Born Leicestershire Wigston.
Harriet Hurst. Wife. Mar. Age 45. Born Leicestershire Oadby.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Oadby. Registration district of Blaby. Address: London Rd.
Together with children George (21), Louisa (16), Tom (13) and adopted dau Harriet Hurst (12) [origin not known]:
Thomas Hurst. Head. Age 55. Hosiery (Glove) Hand. Born Leicestershire Wigston.
Harriet Hurst. Wife. Age 55. Born Leicestershire Oadby.

Death reg of Thomas H. Hurst Mar qtr 1911 at Blaby dist age 65 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Oadby. Registration District of Blaby. Address: 4 Manchester Cottages London Road Oadby.
Together with son Thomas (23), granddau Clarice Smith (20), dau of Caroline, and Harriet Botterill (22), married, referred to as niece, same adopted dau as previous:
Harriet Hurst. Head. Age 65. Wid. Mar 43 yrs. Children 10 born 6 alive 4 dead. Born Oadby Leicester.

Death reg of Harriett Hurst Mar qtr 1914 at Blaby dist age 68 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.




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    Children:  
  1. Caroline HURST born 1866 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  2. Isaac HURST born 1868 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  3. John Henry HURST born 1871 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  4. Frank William HURST (1) born 1873 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  5. Frank William HURST (2) born 1875 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  6. Arthur Lewis HURST born 1877 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  7. George Harry HURST born 1879 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  8. Frances Mary HURST born 1881 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  9. Mary Louisa HURST born 1885 at Oadby, Leicestershire  
  10. Thomas HURST born 1887 at Oadby, Leicestershire
 
2.   George HURST
Birth reg of George Hurst Dec qtr 1847 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Heard (ref GRO Index).
Bap of George Hurst 6 Aug 1848 at Wigston Magna, son of William & Mary Hurst (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bullhead Street.
Together with his parents and sister:
George Hurst. Son. Age 3. Scholar. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bull Head St.
Together with his grandparents Thomas & Jane Heard:
George Hurst. Grandson. Age 13. Sock Trimmer. Born Wigston Leicestershire.

Marr reg Sep qtr 1869 at Blaby dist of George Hurst to Harriet HURST (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 12 Sep 1869 at the parish of Wigston Magna: George was age 21, bachelor, Framework Knitter, residence Wigston Magna, son of William Hurst, Maltster; Harriet was age 18, spinster, residence Wigston Magna, dau of William Hurst, Framework Knitter; witnesses William & Ann Hurst (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). Harriet was born c1851 at Wigston Magna, dau of William Hurst, birth reg and bap not found; two Hurst brothers each married someone called Harriet Hurst (ref census).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Moat Street.
Together with son Arthur (1):
George Hurst. Head. Mar. Age 23. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leicestershire Wigston.
Harriett Hurst. Wife. Mar. Age 20. Frame Work Knitter. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Long Street.
Together with children Arthur (11), Emily (9), Tom (4), Fred (2), Elizabeth (0):
George Hurst. Head. Mar. Age 33. Framework Knitter. Born Leicestershire Wigston.
Harriett Hurst. Wife. Mar. Age 30. Framework Knitter Wife. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Willow Cottages, Long St.
Together with children Emily (19), Charles (16), Tom (15), Elizabeth (10), Albert (6), Agnes (4), Ethel (2):
George Hurst. Head. Mar. Age 43. Rotary Hosiery Hand. Born Leicestershire Wigston.
Harriet Hurst. Wife. Mar. Age 40. Binding Hosiery Hand. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 81 Moat St.
Together with children Tom (25), Elizabeth (20), Albert (16), Agnes (14), Ethel (12):
George Hurst. Head. Mar. Age 53. Griswold Stocking Knitter. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.
Harriet Hurst. Wife. Mar. Age 50. Griswold Stocking Knitter. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Moat Street.
Together with children Tom (35), Ethel (22):
George Hurst. Head. Age 63. Mar. Hosiery Hand. Born Leicestershire Wigston.
Harriet Hurst. Wife. Age 61. Mar 41 yrs. Children 4 born 4 alive. [Clearly very wrong.] Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Death reg of George Hurst Dec qtr 1922 at Blaby dist age 75, or Dec qtr 1924 at Blaby dist age 78 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.
Death reg of Harriett Hurst Mar qtr 1932 at Blaby dist, age 81 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.




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    Children:  
  1. Arthur HURST born 1870 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  2. Emily HURST born 1871 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  3. Caroline HURST born 1873 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  4. Charlie HURST born 1874 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  5. Tom HURST born 1876 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  6. Fred HURST born 1878 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  7. Elizabeth HURST born 1881 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  8. Mary HURST born 1882 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  9. Albert HURST born 1885 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  10. Agnes HURST born 1886 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  11. Ethel HURST born 1889 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire
 
3.   Ann HURST
Birth reg of Ann Hurst Dec qtr 1849 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Heard (ref GRO Index).
Bap of Ann Hurst 7 Jul 1850 at Wigston Magna, dau of William & Mary Hurst (ref fmp Leicestershire Baptisms).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bullhead Street.
Together with her parents and brother:
Ann Hurst. Dau. Age 1. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Old Workhouse Lane.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Ann Hurst. Dau. Age 11. Scholar. Born Wigston Leicestershire.

No further information found.




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4.   Clara HURST (1)
Birth reg of Clara Hurst Dec qtr 1851 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Heard (ref GRO Index).

Death reg of Clara Hurst Jun qtr 1858 at Blaby dist age 6 (ref GRO Index).
 
5.   Caroline HURST
Birth reg of Caroline Hurst Dec qtr 1854 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Heard (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Old Workhouse Lane.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Caroline Hurst. Dau. Age 6. Scholar. Born Wigston Leicestershire.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bull Head St.
Together with her parents and 4 sisters:
Caroline Hurst. Dau. Age 17. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Marr reg Jun qtr 1875 at Blaby dist of Caroline Hurst to George VANN (ref FreeBMD). George was born c1848 at Wigston Magna (ref census).

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 7 Spa Lane.
Together with children Alice L [Annie L] (7), Albert [Alfred] (5), Arthur (3), Agnes [Ellen] (1):
George Vann. Head. Mar. Age 32. Framework Knitter. Born Leicester Wigston.
Caroline Vann. Wife. Mar. Age 29. Born Leicester Wigston.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Welford Rd.
Together with children Annie (17), Alfred (15), Arthur (13), Ellen (10), Walter (8), Florence (6), Edwin (5), Edith (3), Gertrude (1), Bertie (7 mths):
George Vann. Head. Mar. Age 43. Framework Knitter. Born Leicester Wigston.
Caroline Vann. Wife. Marr. Age 38. Born Leicester Wigston.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Welford Rd.
Together with children Arthur (23), Ellen (21), Walter (18), Florence (17), Edwin (15), Edith (13), Gertrude (11), Bertie (10), Wilfred 98), Grace (5):
George Vann. Head. Mar. Age 48. Framework Knitter. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.
Caroline Vann. Wife. Mar. Age 47. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: 47 Bull Hd St, Wigston.
Together with children Florence (27), Edith (24), Gertrude (22), Bertie (21), Wilfred (19), Grace (15):
George Vann. Head. Age 62. Mar. Frame Work Knitter. Born Wigston Magna.
Caroline Vann. Wife. Age 59. Mar 38 yrs. Children 13 born 12 alive 1 dead. [Actually 14] Born Wigston Magna.

Death reg of Caroline Vann Sep qtr 1915 at Blaby dist age 63 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.
Death reg of George Vann Sep qtr 1926 at Blaby dist age 78 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



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    Children:  
  1. Annie Louisa HURST (VANN) born 1874 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  2. Alfred VANN born 1876 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  3. Arthur VANN born 1878 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  4. Ellen VANN born 1880 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  5. Willie VANN born 1881 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  6. Walter VANN born 1882 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  7. Florence Mary VANN born 1884 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  8. Edwin VANN born 1886 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  9. Edith VANN born 1887 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  10. Gertrude VANN born 1889 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  11. Bertie VANN born 1890 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire.  
  12. Wilfrid VANN born 1892 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  13. Eveline May VANN born 1894 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  14. Grace Lilian VANN born 1895 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire
 
6.   Louisa HURST
Birth reg of Louisa Hurst Jun qtr 1857 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Heard (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Old Workhouse Lane.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Louisa Hurst. Dau. Age 3. Scholar. Born Wigston Leicestershire.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bull Head St.
Together with her parents and 4 sisters:
Louisa Hurst. Dau. Age 14. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1879 at Blaby dist of Louisa Hurst to George HILL (ref FreeBMD). Birth reg of George Hill Dec qtr 1854 at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 3 Church Nook.
Together with children Agnes H (4), Mary A (11 mths):
George Hill. Head. Mar. Age 26. Framework Knitter. Born Leicestershire Wigston.
Louisa Hill. Wife. Mar. Age 25. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: 35 Burgess St.
Together with daus Agnes (14), Mary A (10), Laura L (8), Edith A (6), Ethel B (4):
George Hill. Head. Mar. Age 36. Framework Knitter. Born Leicestershire Wigston.
Louisa Hill. Wife. Mar. Age 35. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Oadby Road (Diamond Cottages).
Together with children Agnes H (24), Polly (20), Laura (18), Edith (16), Ethel (13), Horace (9), Hilda (5), Arthur R (3), Halker A (1) and George's mother Mary A Hill (84):
George Hill. Head. Mar. Age 46. Hosiery Dyer. Born Leicester Wigston Magna.
Louisa Hill. Wife. Mar. Age 46. Born Leicester Wigston Magna.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Court B Bell Street Wigston Magna.
George Hill. Head. Age 57. Mar. Dyer Labourer. Born Wigston Magna.
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Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: 7 Junction Rd Wigston.
Together with children Edith Annie (26), Horace (19), Hilda May (16), Arthur Reginald (14), Halkar Alfred (11):
Louisa Hill. Head. Age 54. Mar 31 yrs. Children 10 born 9 alive 1 dead. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Death reg of George Hill Dec qtr 1919 at Blaby dist age 65 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.
Death reg of Louisa Hill Dec qtr 1935 at Blaby dist age 78 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



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    Children:  
  1. Agnes HURST (HILL) born 1876 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  2. Mary Ann HILL born 1880 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  3. Laura Lizzie HILL born 1882 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  4. Edith Annie HILL born 1885 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  5. Ethel Beatrice HILL born 1887 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  6. Lilian HILL born 1889 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  7. Horace HILL born 1892 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  8. Hilda May HILL born 1895 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  9. Arthur Reginald HILL born 1897 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  10. Halkar Alfred HILL born 1900 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire
 
7.   Clara HURST (2)
Birth reg of Clara Hurst Sep qtr 1859 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Heard (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Old Workhouse Lane.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Clara Hurst. Dau. Age 1. Born Wigston Leicestershire.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bull Head St.
Together with her parents and 4 sisters:
Clara Hurst. Dau. Age 12. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1880 at Leicester dist of Clara Hurst to George GRAVES (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 25 Dec 1880 at the parish church of St Marks, Leicester; George was age 24, bachelor, Finisher, resident St Marks parish, son of Thomas Graves, Stockinger; Clara was age 20, spinster, residence St Marks parish, dau of William Hurst, Maltster; witness James Tow, Walter Castle (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). George was born c1857 at Leicester, Leicestershire (ref census).

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 144 Argyle St.
At the home of James Tow (33), Frame Work Knitter and family:
George Graves. Boarder. Mar. Age 24. Shoe Finisher. Born Leicester Leicestershire.
Clara Graves. Boarder. Mar. Age 21. Hosiery Hand. Born Wigston Leicestershire.

Ref 1891 census. Derbyshire, England. Civil Parish of Chesterfield. Sub-Registration District of Chesterfield. Address: 8 Spread Eagle Yd.
Together with children Catherine (9), Clara (3), Edith (2), George F (3 days):
George Graves. Head. Mar. Age 33. Boot Finisher. Born Leicester.
Clara Graves. Wife. Mar. Age 30. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1901 census. Derbyshire, England. Civil Parish of Newbold and Dunston. Registration district of Chesterfield. Address: Occupation Rd.
Together with children Clara (14), George (9), Annie (7), Beaty (5), Florrie (1):
George Graves. Head. Mar. Age 43. Boot & Shoe Finisher. Born Leicestershire Leicester.
Clara Graves. Wife. Mar. Age 40. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1911 census. Derbyshire, England. Parish of Newbold and Dunston. Registration District of Chestrfield. Address: Whittington Moor Chesterfield.
Together with daus Beatrice (15), Florrie (12), Nellie (8)"
George Graves. Head. Age 53. Boot Repairer. Born Leicester.
Clara Graves. Wife. Age 50. Mar 30 yrs. Children 11 born 7 alive 4 dead. Born Leicester.

Death reg of George Graves Jun qtr 1919 at Chesterfield dist age 62 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.
Death reg of Clara Greaves [sic] Jun qtr 1950 at Chesterfield dist age 90 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



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    Children:  
  1. Catherine GRAVES born 1882 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. George GRAVES (1) born 1884 at Barrow-Upon-Soar dist, Leicestershire  
  3. Clara GRAVES born 1887 at Chesterfield, Derbyshire  
  4. Edith GRAVES born 1889 at Chesterfield, Derbyshire  
  5. George GRAVES (2) born 1891 at Chesterfield, Derbyshire  
  6. Annie GRAVES born 1893 at Chesterfield, Derbyshire  
  7. Beatrice GRAVES born 1895 at Chesterfield, Derbyshire  
  8. Gladys May GRAVES born 1897 at Chesterfield, Derbyshire  
  9. Florrie GRAVES born 1899 at Chesterfield, Derbyshire  
  10. Nellie GRAVES born 1901 at Chesterfield, Derbyshire  
  11. Thomas Edwin GRAVES born 1903 at Chesterfield, Derbyshire
 
8.   Rosetta HURST
Birth reg of Rosetta Hurst Mar qtr 1862 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Heard (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bull Head St.
Together with her parents and 4 sisters:
Rose Hurst. Dau. Age 10. Scholar. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 2 Mowsley End.
Together with her mother and 2 relatives:
Rosetta Hurst. Dau. Age 18. Seamer of Hosiery. Born Leicester Wigston.

Marr reg Sep qtr 1886 at Leicester dist of Rosetta Hurst to Oliver HEGGS (ref FreeBMD). Birth reg of Olive Eggs [sic] Mar qtr 1859 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 67 Wheat-street.
Together with dau Selina (5):
Oliver Heggs. Head. Mar. Age 33. Glove Hand. Born Bow of Lester.
Rosetta Heggs. Wife. Mar. Age 29. Cotton Winder. Born Lester Wigston.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester formerly St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 49 Wheat St.
Together with dau Selina (15):
Oliver Heggs. Head. Marr. Age 42. Glove Hand. Born Leicestershire Leicester.
Rose Heggs. Wife. Mar. Age 36. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Leicester. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 49 Wheat St Leicester.
Together with dau Selina Morris (26), her husband and child:
Oliver Heggs. Head. Age 52. Mar. Hosiery Frame Work Knitter. Born Leicester Leicestershire.
Rose Heggs. Wife. Age 47. Mar 26 yrs. Children 1 born 1 alive. Born Leicester Leicestershire.

Death reg of Rosetta Heggs Dec qtr 1930 at Leicester dist age 68 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.
Death reg of Oliver Heggs Dec qtr 1933 at Leicester dist age 74 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



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    Child:  
  1. Selina HURST (HEGGS) born 1886 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
9.   Isaac HURST
Birth reg of Isaac Hurst Dec qtr 1864 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Heard (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of Isaac Hurst Sep qtr 1865 at Blaby dist age 1 (ref GRO Index).

10.   Selina HURST
Birth reg of Selina Hurst Dec qtr 1866 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Heard (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bull Head St.
Together with her parents and 4 sisters:
Selina Hurst. Dau. Age 4. Scholar. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 2 Mowsley End.
Together with her mother and 2 relatives:
Selina Hurst. Dau. Age 14. Seamer of Hosiery. Born Leicester Wigston.

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    Issue of Thomas Heard and Mary Ann Findley  
1.   Sarah Jane HEARD
Birth reg of Sarah Jane Heard Mar qtr 1850 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Findley (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bullhead Street.
Together with her parents:
Sarah Jane Heard. Dau. Age 1. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bushlow End.
Together with her parents and 3 siblings:
Sarah J Heard. Dau. Age 11. Scholar. Born Leicestershire Gt Wigston.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 10 Raglan Street.
Together with her parents and 3 siblings:
Sarah J Heard. Dau. Unm. Age 21. Machinist. Born Leicestershire Great Wigston.

Marr reg Jun qtr 1871 at Leicester dist of Sarah Jane Heard to George HEALEY (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 30 May 1871 at Leicester St Mary de Castro; Sarah Jane was age 21, spinster, residence Raglan Street, dau of Thomas Heard, F.W.K.; George was age 25, bachelor, Warehouseman, residence King Street, son of John Healey, Warehouse Man; witnesses Thomas Heard, Ann Niddington (ref fmp Leicestershire marriages image). Birth reg of George Healey Mar qtr 1845 at Leicester dist (ref FreeBMD).

Death reg of George Healey Mar qtr 1879 at Leicester dist age 34 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 49 Napier Street.
Together with her parents, brother and son George (9):
Sarah J Healey. Wid. Dau. Age 31. Machinist Shoe Trade. Born Wigston Leicester.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 26 Pariliament St.
Together with son George H (19):
Sarah J Healey. Head. Wid. Age 41. Shoe Machinist. Born Leicestershire Gt Wigston.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester formerly St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 23 Garton St.
Together with her mother and brother:
Sarah J Heard [maiden name]. Dau. Wid. Age 51. Shoe Machinist. Born Leicester Wigston.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Bagworth. Registration District of Market Bosworth. Address: Colliery Row Bagworth.
At the home of Charles Ball (62), Coal Miner Hewer:
Sarah Jane Healey. Housekeeper. Age 60. Wid. Mar 5 yrs. Children 2 born 1 alive 1 dead. Born Gt Wigston Leicestershire.

Death reg of Sarah J Healey Dec qtr 1930 at Billesdon dist, Leicestershire, age 80 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



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    Children:  
  1. George Henry HEALEY born 1872 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. Ernest HEALEY born 1874 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
2.   Thomas HEARD
Birth reg of Thomas Heard Dec qtr 1851 at Blaby dist, mother's name Findley (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bushlow End.
Together with his parents and 3 siblings:
Thomas Heard. Son. Age 9. Scholar. Born Leicestershire Gt Wigston.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 10 Raglan Street.
Together with his parents and 3 siblings:
Thomas Heard. Son. Age 19. F.W.K. Born Leicestershire Great Wigston.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 49 Napier Street.
Together with his parents, sister and nephew:
Thomas Heard. Son. Unm. Age 29. Frame Work Knitter. Born Wigston Leicester.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 19 Garton St.
Together with his parents:
Thomas Heard. Son. Unm. Age 39. Factory Hand Hosiery Trade. Born Leicestershire Gt Wigston.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester formerly St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 23 Garton St.
Together with his mother and sister:
Thomas Heard. Son. Unm. Age 49. Hosiery pant Machine Worker. Born Leicester Wigston.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Leicester. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 23 Garton St Leicester.
Thomas Heard. Head. Age 59. Single. Cotton Patent Hand Frame Work Knitter Hosiery. Born Wigston Magna, Leicestershire.

Death reg of Thomas Heard Jun qtr 1914 at Leicester age 62 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



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3.   Harriet HEARD
Birth reg of Harriet Heard Sep qtr 1853 at Blaby dist, mother's name Findley (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bushlow End.
Together with her parents and 3 siblings:
Harriet Heard. Dau. Age 7. Scholar. Born Leicestershire Gt Wigston.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 10 Raglan Street.
Together with her parents and 3 siblings:
Harriet Heard. Dau. Age 17. Minder. Born Leicestershire Great Wigston.

Marr reg Sep qtr 1872 at Leicester dist of Harriett Heard to Frewin TURNER (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 21 Sep 1872 at Leicester St Mary de Castro; Harriett was age 19, spinster, residence Raglan St, dau of Thomas Heard, F.W.K.; Frewin was age 20, bachelor, Shoe Finisher, residence Oxford Street, son of Robert Turner, F.W.K.; witnesses Thomas Smith, Harriet Turner (ref fmp Lleicestershire marriages image). Birth reg of Frewen Turner Sep qtr 1853 at Lutterworth dist, Leicestershire (ref FreeBMD),

Death reg of Harriet Turner Mar qtr 1879 at Leicester dist age 25 (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 54 Jarram St.
Frewin Turner. Lodger Head. Widower. Age 27. Shoe Finisher. Born Broughton Astley, Leicestershire.

Death reg of Frewin Turner Jun qtr 1915 at Leicester dist age 61 (ref FreeBMD).



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    Children:  
  1. Robert TURNER born 1873 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. Ellen TURNER born 1874 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  3. Ann TURNER born 1876 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  4. Albert TURNER born 1877 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
4.   Arthur HEARD
Birth reg of Arthur Heard Sep qtr 1860 at Blaby dist, mother's name Findley (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bushlow End.
Together with his parents and 3 siblings:
Arthur Heard. Son. Age 8mths. Born Leicestershire Gt Wigston.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 10 Raglan Street.
Together with his parents and 3 siblings:
Arthur Heard. Son. Age 10. Scholar. Born Leicestershire Great Wigston.

Ref 1881 census. Huntingdonshire, England. Civil Parish of Huntingdon St John. Registration district of Huntingdon. Address: St Johns Terrace.
At the home of Richard Newman (25):
Arthur Heard. Boarder. Unm. Age 20. Carriage Makers (Binder). Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Marr reg Jun qtr 1884 at Huntingdon dist of Arthur Heard to Annie REEVE (ref FreeBMD). Annie was born c1859 at Godmanchester, Huntingdonshire (ref census).

Ref 1891 census. Northamptonshire, England. Civil Parish of Peterborough. Sub-registration District of Peterborough. Address: 52 Bright St.
Together with children Arthur E (6), Mary E (4) and Annie's sister Mary Reeve (35):
Arthur Heard. Head. Mar. Age 30. Coach Maker. Born Lester Wigston.
Annie Heard. Wife. Mar. Age 32. Born Hunts Godmanchester.

Ref 1901 census. Northamptonshire, England. Civil Parish of Peterborough within St John the Baptist. Registration district of Peterborough. Address: 13 Oriel Ter, Huntly Grove.
Together with children Ernest A (15), Mary E (14), Kate G (8):
Arthur Heard. Head. Mar. Age 40. Carriage Maker. Born Leicestershire Wigston.
Annie Heard. Wife. Mar. Age 41. Born Hunts Godmanchester.

Death reg of Annie Heard Jun qtr 1910 at Peterborough dist age 51 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Ref 1911 census. Northamptonshire, England. Parish of Peterborough. Registration District of Peterborough. Address: 98 Huntly Grove, Peterborough.
Together with daus Nellie (23), Kate (18):
Arthur Heard. Head. Age 50. Wid. Children 2 born 2 alive [wrong]. Motor Carriage Body Maker. Born Wigston Leicestershire.

Arthur's death not found.



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    Children:  
  1. Arthur Ernest HEARD born 1885 at Peterborough, Northamptonshire  
  2. Mary Ellen HEARD born 1887 at Peterborough, Northamptonshire  
  3. Kate Gertrude HEARD born 1893 at Peterborough, Northamptonshire
 
    Issue of William Heard and Harriet Ward  
1.   Mary Jane HEARD
Birth reg of Mary Jane Heard Mar qtr 1849 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Ward (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Mowsley End.
Together with her parents and sister:
Mary Jane Heard. Dau. Age 2. Born Wigston Leicestershire.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bell St.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Mary J Heard. Dau. Age 12. Stitcher Socks. Born Wigston Leicestershire.

Marr (1) reg Dec qtr 1867 at Northampton dist, Northamptonshire of Mary Jane Heard to Henry BELFIELD (ref FreeBMD). Birth reg of Henry Belfield Jun qtr 1849 at Shardlow dist, Derbyshire (ref FreeBMD). Bap of Henry Belfield 6 May 1849 at Spondon, Derbyshire, mother's name Sarah Belfield (ref Ancestry, Derbyshire England Select CofE Registers).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 3 Paynes Court.
Together with son William H (2):
Henry Belfield. Head. Mar. Age 21. Porter. Born Derby Spondon.
Mary J Belfield. Wife. Mar. Age 22. Porter's Wife. Born Leicester Wigston.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 2A Brunswick St.
Together with son William H (12):
Henry Belfield. Head. Mar. Age 31. Striker. Born Spondon Derbyshire.
Mary J Belfield. Wife. Mar. Age 39. Machinist & Fitter. Born Wigston Leicestershire.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Sub-Registration district of East Leicester. Address: 23a Brunswick St.
Together with son Henry (21):
Henry Belfield. Head. Mar. Age 40. Blacksmith. Born Derbyshire Spondon.
Mary Jane Belfield. Wife. Mar. Age 40. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Death reg of Henry Belfield Jun qtr 1898 at Leicester dist age 49 (ref FreeBMD).

Marr (2) reg Sep qtr 1900 at Leicester dist of Mary Jane Belfield to Abraham LUCAS (ref FreeBMD). Birth reg of Abraham Lucas Sep qtr 1850 at Nuneaton dist, Warwickshire (ref FreeBMD). He was previously married with children including Abraham and Samuel.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester formerly St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 24 Stanley St.
Together with Abraham's sons Abraham (14), Samuel (13):
Abraham Lucas. Head. Mar. Age 50. Boiler Maker. Born Warwick Astley.
Mary J Lucas. Wife. Mar. Age 45. Shoe Machinist. Born Leicester Wigston.

Death reg of Mary Jane Lucas Mar qtr 1908 at Leicester dist age 52 (ref FreeBMD).
Death of Abraham Lucas Mar qtr 1917 at Shardlow dist, Derbyshire, age 67 (ref FreeBMD).



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    Children of Mary Jane and Henry:  
  1. Wiliam Henry BELFIELD born 1868 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. Florence Clara BELFIELD born 1870 at Derby dist, Derbyshire  
  3. Annie Rebecca BELFIELD born 1871 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  4. George Albert BELFIELD born 1872 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
2.   Ann HEARD
Birth reg of Ann Heard Mar qtr 1851 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Ward (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1851 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Mowsley End.
Together with her parents and sister:
Ann Heard. Dau. Age 2 mths. Born Wigston Leicestershire.

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bell St.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Ann Heard. Dau. Age 10. Stitcher Socks. Born Wigston Leicestershire.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 5 Samuel Street.
Together with her parents, 4 siblings and grandmother:
Ann Heard. Dau. Unm. Age 20. Machinist. Born Great Wigston Leicestershire.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1876 at Leicester dist of Annie Hurd [sic] to Geoffrey FIELDING (ref FreeBMD); the marriage of Annie Heard to Geoffrey Fielding was 28 Oct 1876 at Leicester; Annie was age 25, dau of William Heard; Geoffrey was born c1837, son of William Fielding (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages, no image). Geoffrey had previously been married and had several children.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Belgrave. Registration district of Barrow Upon Soar. Address: 6 Martin St.
Together with his sons Geoffrey (15), John G (12):
Geoffrey Fielding. Head. Mar. Age 43. Carpenter. Born Leicestershire Leicester.
Ann Fielding. Wife. Mar. Age 30. Machinist. Born Leicestershire Leicester.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Sub-Registration district of East Leicester. Address: 106 Northampton Pl.
Jeffrey Feilding. Head. Mar. Age 53. Carpenter & Joiner. Born Leicester Belgrave.
Annie Feilding. Wife. Mar. Age 40. Born Leicester Wigston.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester formerly St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: Leicester Workhouse.
Together with many other:
Geoffrey Fielding. Pauper. Mar. Age 65. Carpenter. Born Leicester.
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Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester formerly St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 50 Willow Bridge St.
Together with her parents, brother, sister and niece:
Annie Heard [sic]. Dau. Mar. Age 50. Shoe Machinist. Born Leicester Wigston.

Death reg of Geoffrey Fielding Sep qtr 1901 at Leicester dist age 66 (ref FreeBMD).
Death reg of Annie Fielding Mar qtr 1907 at Leicester dist age 53 (ref FreeBMD).



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3.   William HEARD
Birth reg of William Heard Sep qtr 1852 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Ward (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bull Head St.
Together with his grandparents, Thomas & Jane Heard:
William Heard. Grandson. Age 8. Scholar. Born Wigston Leicestershire.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 5 Samuel Street.
Together with his parents, 4 siblings and grandmother:
William Heard. Son. Age 18. Framework Knitter. Born Great Wigston Leicestershire.

Marr reg Jun qtr 1872 at Leicester dist of William Heard to Jane BARROWS (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 19 May 1872 at Leicester (ref fmp Parish Marriages, no image). Birth reg of Jane Barrows Mar qtr 1852 at Lutterworth dist, Leicestershire (ref FreeBMD). Bap of Jane Barrows 29 Feb 1852 at Lutterworth, Leicestershire, dau of Joseph & Catherine Barrows (ref Ancestry England Select Births & Christenings).

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 53 Lower Brown St.
Together with children Kate H (8), William H (6), Arthur E (2), Betsy (3 wks):
William Heard. Head. Mar. Age 28. Frame Work Knitter. Born Wigston Leicestershire.
Jane Heard. Wife. Mar. Age 30. Born Lutterworth Leicestershire.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 14 Brown Street.
Together with children Kate H (18), Wm H (16), Arthur E (12), Rebecca (9), Ethel M (7), Mary J (4), Elsie (1):
William Heard. Head. Mar. Age 38. Currier. Born Leicestershire Wigston.
Jane Heard. Wife. Mar. Age 40. Born Leicester Lutterworth.

Death reg of William Heard Mar qtr 1900 at Leicester dist age 47 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester formerly St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 110 Havelock St.
Together with children Ernest (22), Rebecca (19), Ethel (17), Mary J (14), Elsie (11), Bertie (8), Winnie (6):
Jane Heard. Head. Wid. Age 51. Glove Machinist. Born Lutterworth.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Leicester. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 100 Livingstone St Leicester.
Together with children Rebecca (29), Elsie May (21), Bertie (18), Winifred Florence (16), and grandchildren (children of Kate) Rhoda Elsie Mercy (16), Maud Ethel Mercy (14), Gladys Winifred Mercy (10), Horace G W Mercy (7):
Jane Heard. Head. Age 61. Wid. Mar 38 yrs. Children 13 born 8 alive 5 dead. Sewing Machinist. Born Lutterworth Leicestershire.

Death reg of Jane Heard Dec qtr 1926 at Leicester dist age 74 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



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    Children:  
  1. Kate Harriet HEARD born 1872 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. William Henry HEARD born 1874 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  3. Albert HEARD born 1876 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  4. Arthur Ernest HEARD born 1878 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  5. Ada Emma HEARD born 1881 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  6. Rebecca HEARD born 1882 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  7. Ethel Mary HEARD born 1884 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  8. Mary Jane HEARD born 1886 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  9. Elsie HEARD born 1889 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  10. Bertie HEARD born 1892 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  11. Maud HEARD born 1893 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  12. Florence Winifred HEARD born 1895 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  13. Harry HEARD born 1896 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
4.   Betsy HEARD
Birth reg of Betsy Heard Dec qtr 1854 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Ward (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bell St.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Betsy Heard. Dau. Age 6. Scholar. Born Wigston Leicestershire.

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 5 Samuel Street.
Together with his parents, 4 siblings and grandmother:
Betsey Heard. Dau. Age 16. Cigar Maker. Born Great Wigston Leicestershire.

Marr reg Sep qtr 1874 at Leicester dist of Betsy Heard to Charles HOWETT (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 2 Aug 1874 at Leicester St Margaret's; Betsy was age 20, spinster, residence Fleet St, dau of William Heard, F.W.K.; Charles was age 20, bachelor, Finisher, residence Fleet St, son of William Howett, Tailor; Banns; witnesses William Heard, Rebecca Simpson (ref fmp Leicestershire marriages image). Birth reg of Charles Howett Jun qtr 1854 at Leicester dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 119 Wheat St.
Together with daus Harriet (5), Lucy (3):
Charles Howett. Head. Mar. Age 26. Boot & Shoe Maker. Born Leicestershire Leicester.
Betsy Howett. Wife. Mar. Age 26. Cigar Maker. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Sub-Registration district of East Leicester. Address: 21 Fleet St.
Together with children Harriett (15), Charles (9):
Charles Howett. Head. Mar. Age 35. Shoe Finisher. Born Leicestershire Leicester.
Elizabeth Howett. Wife. Mar. Age 35. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicestershire Formerly St Mary. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 59 Tudor Road.
Together with children Harriett E King (25) and family, Lucy A (22), Charles W H (19):
Charles Howitt. Father in law. Mar. Age 46. Born Leicester Leicester.
Betsy not found in 1901 census.

Charles not found in 1911 census.
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Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Leicester. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 7 St Mark St Leicester.
Together with niece Annie Stagg (24):
Bessy Howett. Head. Age 54. Widow. No occupation. Born Wigston Leicestershire.

Death reg of Charles Howett Jun qtr 1915 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire age 61 (ref FreeBMD).
Death reg of Betsy Howett Dec qtr 1930 at Billesdon dist, Leicestershire age 78 (ref FreeBMD).



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    Children:  
  1. Harriet Elizabeth HOWETT born 1876 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. Lucy Alice HOWETT born 1878 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  3. Charles William Hamston HOWETT born 1881 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
5.   Clara HEARD (1)
Birth reg of Clara Heard Jun qtr 1856 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Ward (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of Clara Heard Dec qtr 1856 at Blaby dist age 0 (ref FreeBMD).
 
6.   Clara HEARD (2)
Birth reg of Clara Heard Sep qtr 1857 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Ward (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bell St.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Clara Heard. Dau. Age 3. Scholar. Born Wigston Leicestershire.

Death reg of Clara Heard Sep qtr 1863 at Leicester dist age 6 (ref FreeBMD).



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7.   Isaac HEARD (1)
Birth reg of Isaac Heard Sep qtr 1859 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Ward (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Bell St.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings:
Isaac Heard. Son. Age 1. Scholar. Born Wigston Leicestershire.

Death reg of Isaac Heard Sep qtr 1864 at Leicester dist age 4 (ref FreeBMD).



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8.   Thomas HEARD (1)
Birth reg of Thomas Heard Sep qtr 1861 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Ward (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of Thomas Heard Dec qtr 1862 at Leicester dist age 1 (ref GRO Index).

9.   Harriet HEARD
Birth reg of Harriet Heard Jun qtr 1864 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Ward (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of Harriet Hurd Jun qtr 1864 at Leicester dist age 0 (ref FreeBMD).

10.   Isaac HEARD (2)
Birth reg of Isaac Heard Mar qtr 1866 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Ward (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 5 Samuel Street.
Together with his parents, 4 siblings and grandmother:
Isaac Heard. Son. Age 5. Born Leicester.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 26 Brunswick St.
Together with his parents and 2 siblings:
Isaac Heard. Son. Age 15. Errand Lad. Born Leicester.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Sub-Registration district of East Leicester. Address: 23 Brunswick St.
Together with his parents and niece:
Isaac Heard. Son. Unm. Age 24. Labourer. Born Leicester.

Death reg of Isaac Heard Dec qtr 1898 at Leicester dist age 31 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



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11.   Rebecca Beatrice HEARD
Birth reg of Rebecca [sic] Heard Sep qtr 1867 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Ward (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 5 Samuel Street.
Together with her parents, 4 siblings and grandmother:
Rebecca Heard. Dau. Age 3. Born Leicester.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 26 Brunswick St.
Together with her parents and 2 siblings:
Rebecca Heard. Dau. Age 14. Dress Maker. Born Leicester.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1885 at Leicester dist of Rebecca Beatrice Heard to William Henry STAGG (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 11 Oct 1885 at St Peter's church, Leicester; William was age 21, bachelor, Book Keeper, residence 23 Woodbine Avenue, son of Henry Troubhear Stagg, Music Teacher; Rebecca was age 19, spinster, Dressmaker, residence 26 Brunswick Street, dau of William heard, Framework Knitter; Banns; witnesses Arthur Charles Stagg, Charlotte Hester Stagg (ref fmp Leicestershire marriages image). Birth reg of William Henry Stagg Mar qtr 1864 at Weymouth dist, Dorset (ref FreeBMD). Baptism of William Henry Stagg 24 Feb 1864 at Weymouth, Dorset, son of Henry Troughear Stagg & Elizabeth Stagg (ref Ancestry England Dorset CofE Select Parish Registers).

Ref 1891 census. Somerset, England. Civil Parish of Yeovil. Sub-registration District of Yeovil. Address: Three Choughs Hotel.
Together with many others:
William H Stagg. Traveller. Mar. Age 27. Commercial Traveller. Born Dorset Weymouth.
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Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Sub-Registration district of East Leicester. Address: 10 St Saviour's Hill.
Together with dau Annie (2):
Rebecca B Stagg. Head. Mar. Age 22. Born Leicester.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester formerly St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 50 Willow Bridge St.
Together with her parents, sister, brother and dau Annie (12):
Rebecca Stagg. Dau. Mar. Age 33. Shoe Machinist. Born Leicester Wigston.
William not found in census.

Death reg of William Henry Stagg Dec qtr 1901 at Swindon dist, Wiltshire age 39 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.
Death reg of Rebecca Beatrice Stagg Jun qtr 1908 at Burton upon Trent dist, Staffordshire age 37 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



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  1. Leonard Gillingham STAGG born 1886 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. Hester Gillingham STAGG born 1887 at Billesdon dist, Leicestershire  
  3. Annie STAGG born 1889 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
12.   George HEARD
Birth reg of George Heard Dec qtr 1870 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Ward (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of George Heard Dec qtr 1870 at Leicester dist age 0 (ref GRO Index).
 
13.   Thomas HEARD (2)
Birth reg of Thomas Heard Mar qtr 1872 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire, mother's name omitted (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 26 Brunswick St.
Together with his parents and 2 siblings:
Thomas Heard. Son. Age 9. Scholar. Born Leicester.

Ref 1891 census. Essex, England. Civil Parish of Little Warley. Sub-registration District of Brentwood. Address: Warley Barracks.
Together with many others:
Thomas Heard. Single. Age 20. Soldier Infantry. Born St Margarets Leicestershire.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester formerly St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 50 Willow Bridge St.
Together with his parents, 2 sisters and niece:
Thomas Heard. Son. Unm. Age 29. Soldier. Born Leicester.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1903 at Leicester dist of Thomas Heard to Rebecca Annie FARNHAM (ref FreeBMD). Birth reg of Rebecca Annie Farnham Dec qtr 1880 at Uxbridge dist, Middlesex (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1911 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Parish of Heanor. Registration District of Basford. Address: 60 Park St Heanor.
Together with dau Lucy Kathleen (6):
Thomas Heard. Head. Age 36. Mar. Stoker (Stationery Engine). Born Leicester Leicestershire.
Rebecca Heard. Wife. Age 30. Mar 7 yrs. Children 1 born 1 alive. Born Uxbridge Middlesex.

Death reg of Thomas Heard Mar qtr 1916 at Nottingham dist age 42 (ref FreeBMD).

Marr (2) reg Sep qtr 1920 at Basford dist of Rebecca A. Heard to Frederick WALTERS (ref FreeBMD).



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    Child of Thomas and Rebecca:  
  1. Lucy Kathleen HEARD born 1904 at Langley, Derbyshire
 
    Issue of Isaac Heard and Selina Hackett  
1.   Emma Louisa HEARD
Birth reg of Emma Louisa Heard Sep qtr 1860 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Hackett (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of Emma Louisa Heard Dec qtr 1860 at Blaby dist age 0 (ref GRO Index).
 
2.   Unnamed female HEARD
Birth reg of unnamed female Heard Mar qtr 1862 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Hackett (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of unnamed female Heard Mar qtr 1862 at Blaby dist age 0 (ref GRO Index).
 
3.   Ike HEARD
Birth reg of Ike Heard Dec qtr 1865 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Hackett (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of Ike Heard Dec qtr 1865 at Blaby dist age 0 (ref GRO Index).
 
    Issue of Sarah Heard and Edwin Atkins  
1.   James Henry ATKINS
Birth reg of James Henry Atkins Dec qtr 1861 at Radford dist, Nottinghamshire, mother's name Heard (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of James Henry Atkins Dec qtr 1864 at Nottingham dist, Nottinghamshire age 3 (ref GRO Index).
 
2.   Fanny ATKINS
Birth reg of Fanny Atkins Mar qtr 1863 at Nottingham dist, Nottinghamshire, mother's name Heard (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1871 census. Derbyshire, England. Civil Parish of Offcote and Underwood. Registration district of Ashborne. Address: Sandy Brook.
At the home of her grandfather James Atkins (70), Farmer, and family:
Fanny Atkins. Granddau. Age 8. Born Nottingham.

Ref 1881 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Civil Parish of Nottingham St Mary. Registration district of Nottingham. Address: 17 London Road.
At the home of Sherwin Birch (52), Boot Manufacturer, togethe rwith her mother and 2 siblings:
Fanny Atkins. Dau. Age 18. Hosiery Finisher. Born Nottinghamshire Sneinton.

Marr reg Mar qtr 1881 at Ashbourne dist, Derbyshire of Fanny Atkins to John BIRCH (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 26 Feb 1881 at Mayfield, Staffordshire (ref Ancestry England Select Marriages). John was born c1863 at Swinscoe, Staffordshire (ref census).

Ref 1891 census. Lancashire, England. Civil Parish of Manchester. Sub-Registration District of Ancoats. Address: 43 Cobden St.
Together with children Mary Lizzie (10), Ernest (8), Sarah Ann P (6), John Willie (2 weeks):
John Birch. Head. Mar. Age 28. Cotton Spinner. Born Staffordshire Swincoe.
Fanny Birch. Wife. Mar. Age 32. Born Derbyshire Cubley.

Ref 1901 census. Lancashire, England. Civil Parish of Manchester. Registration district of Manchester. Address: 251 Bradford Rd.
Together with children Mary Elizabeth (20), Ernest (18), Sarah Ann (16), Beatrice Ethel (5):
John Birch. Head. Mar. Age 40. Labourer. Born Ashburn Staffordshire.
Emma [wrong] Birch. Wife. Mar. Age 43. House. Born Derbyshire.

Ref 1911 census. Lancashire, England. Parish of Manchester. Registration District of Manchester. Address: 251 Bradford Rd, Ancoats.
Together with dau Beatrice (15):
John Birch. Head. Age 50. Mar. Disinfector. Born Mayfield Staffordshire.
Fanny Birch. Wife. Age 52. Mar 31 yrs. Children 8 born 4 alive 4 dead. Corset Maker. Born Cubley Derbyshire.



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    Children:  
  1. Mary Elizabeth BIRCH born 1881 at Mayfield, Staffordshire  
  2. Ernest BIRCH born 1882 at Mayfield, Staffordshire  
  3. Sarah Ann BIRCH born 1884 at Mayfield, Staffordshire  
  4. Annie BIRCH born 1886 at Ashbourne dist, Derbyshire  
  5. Samuel BIRCH born 1888 at Manchester, Lancashire  
  6. John William BIRCH born 1891 at Manchester, Lancashire  
  7. May BIRCH born 1893 at Manchester, Lancashire  
  8. Beatrice Ethel BIRCH born 1896 at Manchester, Lancashire
 
3.   George Edwin ATKINS
Birth reg of George Edwin Atkins Mar qtr 1865 at Nottingham dist, Nottinghamshire, mother's name Herd [sic] (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1871 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Civil Parish of Sneinton. Registration district of Radford. Address: North St.
Together with his mother and sister:
George Atkins. Son. Age 6. Scholar. Born Nottingham.

Ref 1881 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Civil Parish of Nottingham St Mary. Registration district of Nottingham. Address: 17 London Road.
At the home of Sherwin Birch (52), Boot Manufacturer, together with his mother and 2 sisters:
George Atkins. Son. Age 16. Boot Maker. Born Nottinghamshire Sneinton.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1883 at Nottingham dist, Nottinghamshire of George Atkin [sic] to Ellen SAMPLES (ref FreeBMD). Birth reg of Ellen Samples Dec qtr 1865 at Nottingham dist, Nottinghamshire (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1891 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Civil Parish of Snenton. Sub-Registration District of Nottingham South East. Address: 6 Davidson St.
Together with children Harry (7), Nellie (5):
George Atkin. Head. Mar. Age 26. Shoe Maker. Born Nottinghamshire Nottingham.
Ellen Atkin. Wife. Mar. Age 25. Born Nottinghamshire Nottingham.

Ref 1901 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Civil Parish of Nottingham. Registration district of Nottingham. Address: 22 Lees Hill St.
Together with children Harry (17), Nellie (15), Annie (5):
George Atkins. Head. Mar. Age 36. Bootmaker. Born Nottingham.
Ellen Atkins. Wife. Mar. Age 35. Born Nottingham.

Death reg of Ellen Atkins Mar qtr 1906 at Nottingham dist age 41 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.
George not found in 1911 census.

In 1919 George was executor for his mother:
"ATKINS Sarah of 18 London-road Nottingham widow died 11 May 1919 Administration Nottingham 13 June to George Atkins shoemaker. Effects 288 1s. 10d." (ref Ancestry National Probate)

George died 20 Sep 1928. Death reg of George Atkins Sep qtr 1928 at Nottingham dist, Nottinghamshire, age 64 (ref FreeBMD).
"ATKINS George of 18 London-road Nottingham died 20 September 1928 Administration Nottingham 29 October to Harry Atkins [son] leather merchant's manager. Effects 1675 4s." (ref Ancestry National Probate)



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    Children:  
  1. Harry ATKINS born 1884 at Nottingham, Nottinghamshire  
  2. Nelly ATKINS born 1886 at Nottingham, Nottinghamshire  
  3. Annie ATKINS born 1895 at Sneinton, Nottinghamshire  
  4. Ivy ATKINS born 1897 at Nottingham, Nottinghamshire  
  5. George ATKINS born 1899 at Nottingham, Nottinghamshire  
  6. May ATKINS born 1900 at Nottingham, Nottinghamshire  
  7. Elsie ATKINS born 1901 at Nottingham, Nottinghamshire  
  8. Edward ATKINS born 1902 at Nottingham, Nottinghamshire  
  9. Maud ATKINS born 1903 at Sneinton, Nottinghamshire
 
4.   Anne ATKINS
Birth reg of Anne Atkins Dec qtr 1866 at Radford dist, Nottinghamshire, mother's name Heard (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1871 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Civil Parish of Sneinton. Registration district of Radford. Address: North St.
Together with her mother and brother:
Anne Atkins. Dau. Age 4. Born Nottingham.

Ref 1881 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Civil Parish of Nottingham St Mary. Registration district of Nottingham. Address: 17 London Road.
At the home of Sherwin Birch (52), Boot Manufacturer, together with her mother and 2 siblings:
Anne Atkins. Dau. Age 14. Lace Joiner. Born Nottinghamshire Sneinton.

Ref 1891 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Civil Parish of St Mary. Registration District of Nottingham. Address: 17 London Road.
At the home of Sherwin Birch (64), Boot Maker, together with her mother and an unknown relative:
Annie Atkin. Dau [sic]. Unm. Age 24. House Keeper. Born Nottingham. [incorrectly states she is dau of Sherwin]

Death reg of Annie Atkins Mar qtr 1896 at Nottingham dist age 29 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.



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    Issue of Thomas Heard and Elizabeth Siddle  
1.   Thomas HEARD
Birth reg of Thomas Heard Sep qtr 1861 at Preston dist, Lancashire, mother's name Siddle (ref GRO Index).
No further information found.
 
    Issue of Thomas Heard and Mary Janet Armes  
2.   Robert Vernon HEARD
Birth reg of Robert Vernon Heard Sep qtr 1881 at Nottingham dist, Nottinghamshire, mother's name Armes (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of Robert Vernon Heard Dec qtr 1881 at Nottingham dist age 0 (ref FreeBMD).
 
3.   Bernard William Osborn HEARD
Birth reg of Bernard William Osborn Heard Jun qtr 1883 at Nottingham dist, Nottinghamshire, mother's name Armes (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1891 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Civil Parish of Radford. Sub-Registration District of Nottingham North West. Address: 61 Kirkstead St.
Together with his parents and 2 siblings:
Bernard Heard. Son. Age 8. Scholar. Born Nottingham.

Ref 1901 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Civil Parish of Nottingham. Registration district of Nottingham. Address: 13 Lambert St.
Together with his mother and 2 siblings:
Bernard Heard. Son. Age 18. Cycle Hand. Born Notts Nottingham.

Ref 1911 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Parish of Nottingham. Sub-Registration District of Nottingham North West. Address: 13 Lambert Street Hyson Green Nottingham.
Together with his mother and sister:
Bernard Heard. Son. Age 27. Single. Labourer. Born Hyson Green Nottingham.

Death reg of Bernard W. O. Heard Sep qtr 1957 at Nottingham dist age 74 (ref FreeBMD).



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4.   Ernest Percy Francis HEARD
Birth reg of Ernest Percy Francis Heard Sep qtr 1884 at Nottingham dist, Nottinghamshire, mother's name Arms [sic] (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1891 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Civil Parish of Radford. Sub-Registration District of Nottingham North West. Address: 61 Kirkstead St.
Together with his parents and 2 siblings:
Ernest Heard. Son. Age 6. Scholar. Born Nottingham.

Death reg of Ernest Percy F. Heard Sep qtr 1899 at Nottingham dist age 15 (ref FreeBMD).



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5.   Thomas Harold HEARD
Birth reg of Thomas Harold Heard Sep qtr 1886 at Nottingham dist, Nottinghamshire, mother's name Arms [sic] (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of Thomas Harold Heard Dec qtr 1887 at Nottingham dist age 1 (ref FreeBMD).
 
6.   Cecil Joseph HEARD
Birth reg of Cecil Joseph Heard Sep qtr 1888 at Nottingham dist, Nottinghamshire, mother's name Arms [sic] (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of Cecil Joseph Heard Sep qtr 1888 at Nottingham dist age 0 (ref FreeBMD).
 
7.   Kathleen Mary HEARD
Birth reg of Kathleen Mary Heard Sep qtr 1890 at Nottingham dist, Nottinghamshire, mother's name Arms [sic] (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1891 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Civil Parish of Radford. Sub-Registration District of Nottingham North West. Address: 61 Kirkstead St.
Together with her parents and 2 brothers:
Kathleen Heard. Dau. Age 9 mths. Born Nottingham.

Ref 1901 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Civil Parish of Nottingham. Registration district of Nottingham. Address: 13 Lambert St.
Together with her mother and 2 brothers:
Kathleen Heard. Dau. Age 10. Born Notts Nottingham.

Ref 1911 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Parish of Nottingham. Sub-Registration District of Nottingham North West. Address: 13 Lambert Street Hyson Green Nottingham.
Together with her mother and brother:
Ivy Heard. Dau. Age 20. Single. Brass Polisher. Born Hyson Green Nottingham. [Presumably Kathleen]


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8.   Harry HEARD
Birth reg of Harry Heard Jun qtr 1893 at Nottingham dist, Nottinghamshire, mother's name Arms [sic] (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1901 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Civil Parish of Nottingham. Registration district of Nottingham. Address: 13 Lambert St.
Together with his mother and 2 siblings:
Harry Heard. Son. Age 7. Born Notts Nottingham.

Probably alive in 1911.



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    Issue of Catherine Heard and James Brown  
1.   Richard BROWN
Born c1873 at Nottingham, Nottinghamshire (ref census, birth reg not found, before marriage).

Ref 1881 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Civil Parish of Nottingham St Mary. Registration district of Nottingham. Address: 25 Beverley St.
Together with his parents and brother:
Richard Brown. Son. Age 8. Scholar. Born Nottinghamshire Nottingham.

Ref 1891 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Civil Parish of St Mary. Registration District of Nottingham. Address: 25 Beverley St.
Together with his parents and brother:
Richard Brown. Son. Age 18. Moulder. Born Nottingham.



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2.   Henry BROWN
Birth reg Mar qtr 1877 at Nottingham dist, Nottinghamshire, mother's name Heard (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1881 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Civil Parish of Nottingham St Mary. Registration district of Nottingham. Address: 25 Beverley St.
Together with his parents and brother:
Henry Brown. Son. Age 4. Scholar. Born Nottinghamshire Nottingham.

Ref 1891 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Civil Parish of St Mary. Registration District of Nottingham. Address: 25 Beverley St.
Together with his parents and brother:
Henry Brown. Son. Age 14. Box Maker. Born Nottingham.



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    Issue of Sophia Heard and James Woodward Armstrong  
1.   Florence Elizabeth HEARD (ARMSTRONG)
Birth reg of Florence Elizabeth Heard Jun qtr 1886 at Nottingham dist, Nottinghamshire, no mother's name (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1891 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Civil Parish of St Mary. Registration District of Nottingham. Address: 8 Martin St.
Together with her parents who appear never to have married:
Florence Armstrong. Dau. Age 4. Scholar. Born Nottingham.

Ref 1901 census. London, England. Civil Parish of Hackney. Registration district of Hackney. Address: Ware St.
Together with many others:
Florence Heard. Inmate. Age 14. Dr Barnardos Home. Born Nottingham Nottinghamshire.

In 1903 Florence migrated to Canada as a servant; she was age 17, on the vessel Dominion, arriving in Montreal, Quebec on 24 Jul 1903.

Marriage 31 Aug 1905 at York, Ontario, Canada of Florence Elizabeth Heard (or Armstrong) to William RYANS (ref Ancestry index which confuses the parents and names them as James Heard and Sophia Armstrong). William was born in 1879 at Bethnal Green, Middlesex, England (ref APT).

Several of the children were born in the USA.

Ref 1921 Census of Canada. Address: 275 Bartlett Ave, Toronto, Parkdale, Ontario.
Together with children Ester Sofia (14), Alfred Ben (11), Willkiam (8), James Walter (5), Albert Richard (3), Amy Doris (1) and her father Jas Walter Armstrong (64) who migrated in 1920:
William Ryans. Head. Age 41. Born England. Mig 1889.
Florence Eliz Ryans. Wife. Age 35. Born England. Mig 1904.

Florence died 1959 (ref APT).
William died 1965 (ref APT).



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    Children:  
  1. Esther Sophia RYANS born 1907 at York, Ontario, Canada  
  2. Alfred Benjamin RYANS born 1909 at York, Ontario, Canada  
  3. William James RYANS born c1913 in USA  
  4. James Walter Armstrong RYANS born c1916 in USA  
  5. Albert Richard RYANS born c1918 in Ontario, Canada  
  6. Amy Doris RYANS born c1920 in Ontario, Canada  
    AND SEVERAL MORE
 
2.   Sophia Armstrong HEARD (ARMSTRONG)
Birth reg of Sophia Armstrong Heard Mar qtr 1892 at Nottingham dist, Nottinghamshire, mother's name omitted (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1901 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Civil Parish of Nottingham. Registration district of Nottingham. Address: 5 Carlton Court.
Together with her parents and 2 brothers:
Sophia Heard. Boarder. Age 9. Born Nottingham.

Ref 1911 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Parish of Nottingham. Registration District of Nottingham. Address: 23 South St Sneinton.
Together with her parents and brother:
Sophia Armstrong. Dau. Age 21. Single. Blouse Hand. Born Nottingham.



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3.   James Walter HEARD (ARMSTRONG)
Birth reg of James Walter Armstrong Dec qtr 1893 at Barrow-upon-Soar dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Heard (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1901 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Civil Parish of Nottingham. Registration district of Nottingham. Address: 5 Carlton Court.
Together with his parents and 2 siblings:
James Heard. Boarder. Age 8. Born Nottingham.

Ref 1911 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Parish of Nottingham. Registration District of Nottingham. Address: 23 South St Sneinton.
Together with his parents and sister:
James Armstrong. Son. Age 19. Single. Carter. Born Quorn Leicestershire.

James served as a Private in the 10th (Prince of Wales's Own Royal) Hussars in WW1 and died on 13 May 1915 age 21; service number 8423; son of James Woodward Armstrong, of 6, Wellington Place, Guildhall St., Newark, Notts., and the late Sophia Armstrong; commemorated at Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, location West-Vlaanderen, Belgium (ref
www.cwgc.org).



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4.   Ernest Armstrong HEARD (ARMSTRONG)
Birth reg of Ernest Armstrong Heard Dec qtr 1900 at Nottingham dist, Nottinghamshire, mother's name omitted (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1901 census. Nottinghamshire, England. Civil Parish of Nottingham. Registration district of Nottingham. Address: 5 Carlton Court.
Together with his parents and 2 siblings:
Ernest Heard. Boarder. Age 5 mths. Born Nottingham.

Death reg of Ernest Heard Mar qtr 1902 at Nottingham dist age 1 (ref FreeBMD).



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    Issue of William Heard and Susanna Marson Heard  
1.   Susanna Marson Jane HEARD
Birth reg of Susanna Marson Jane Heard Sep qtr 1865 at Berwick upon Tweed, Northumberland, mother's name Heard (ref GRO Index).
Bap of Susanna Marson Jane Heard 12 Nov 1865 at Berwick upon Tweed, dau of William Heard & Susanna Marson (ref Ancestry England Select Births & Christenings).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 11 Newport Place.
Together with her parents:
Susanna Marson Jane Heard. Dau. Age 5. Scholar. Born Berwick on Tweed.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 13 Newport Place.
Together with her parents:
Susanna M J Heard. Dau. Age 15. Born Berwick on Tweed.

In 1889 she received a legacy from her grandfather William Heard:
WILL OF WILLIAM HEARD (Signed 19 Mar 1888; deceased 18 Jan 1889; proved 17 Apr 1889)
I give to my granddaughter, the only child of my Son William Heard my military medal.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Sub-Registration district of East Leicester. Address: 13 Newport Place.
Together with her parents:
Susanna M J Heard. Dau. Unm. Age 25. Born Berwick-upon-Tweed.

In 1892 she received a legacy from her mother:
WILL OF SUSANNA MARSON HEARD (signed 12 Apr 1886, deceased 25 Nov 1891, proved 20 Feb 1892)
This is the last Will and Testament of me Susanna Marson Heard the Wife of William Heard of Newport Place in the Borough of Leicester Army Pensioner I hereby revoke all prior Wills. I bequeath all my property which I have power to dispose of by this my Will unto my Daughter Susanna Marson Jane absolutely. And I appoint my Husband William Heard Sole Executor of this my Will. In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand this Twelfth day of April One thousand eight hundred and eighty six.
Susanna Marson Heard.
Signed and declared by the said Susanna Marson Heard the Testatrix as and for her last Will and Testament in the presents of us both being present at the same time who in her presence at her request and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses, the words "personal property" above written having been first struck through and the word "property" interlined. W. Marsland Moore, Solr. Leicester. J. Cope his Clerk.
Proved at Leicester on the twentieth day of February 1892 by the Oath of William Heard the Husband, the sole Executor to whom Administration was granted.
The Testatrix Susanna Marson Heard (Wife of the said William Heard) was late of Newport Place Northampton Street Leicester in the County of Leicester and died on the twenty fifth day of November 1891 at Newport Place aforesaid.
Personal Estate Gross 4,306:7:2. Net 4,264:5:8. Ingram & Moore, Solicitors, Leicester.

In 1900 she received a legacy from her father:
WILL OF WILLIAM HEARD (signed 6 Oct 1893, deceased 13 Jun 1900, proved 13 Jul 1900)
This is the last Will and Testament of me William Heard of 12 Lincoln Street Leicester in the County of Leicester Army Pensioner. I appoint my Wife Eliza Sole Executrix of my Will and I give to her absolutely all my personal estate. I give all my real estate to my Wife Eliza for her life without impeachment of waste and after her death to my daughter Susanna Marson Jane Heard absolutely. In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand this Sixth day of October One thousand eight hundred and ninety three. Willima Heard.
Signed and declared by the said William Heard the Testator as and for his last Will and Testament in the presence of us both being present at the same in his presence at his request and in the presence of each other have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses. Thos. Ingram. A Percival Moore Solicitor Leicester.
On the thirteenth day of July, 1900, Probate of his Will was granted at Leicester to Eliza Heard, Widow, the Relict, the sole Executrix.

Ref 1901 census. Hampshire, England. Civil Parish of Bournemouth. Registration district of Christchurch. Address: Clarence Boarding House, Avenue Road.
Together with many others, and her step-mother Eliza Heard::
Susanna M.J. Heard. Boarder. Unm. Age 35. Born Northumberland Berwick on Tweed.

Ref 1911 census. Sussex, England. Parish of Brighton. Registration District of Brighton. Address: 65 & 66 Regency Square, Brighton.
Together with many others:
Susanna Heard. Visitor. Age 45. Single. Private Means. Born Northumberland Berwick on Tweed.

Susanna died 15 Jan 1951. Death reg of Susannah M.J. Heard Mar qtr 1951 at Leicester dist, age 84 (ref FreeBMD).
"HEARD Susanna Marson Jane of Hillcrest 142 BIrstall-road Leicester spinster died 15 January 1951 Probate Leicester 13 March to William Brown Frearson solicitor and Ethel May Johnson spinster. Effects 40886 4s. 2d." (ref Ancestry National Probate)




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    Issue of Thomas Heard and Harriet Brewin  
1.   Mary HEARD
Birth reg of Mary Heard Sep qtr 1861 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Brewin (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Leicester Rd.
Together with her parents and sister:
Mary Heard. Dau. Age 9. Scholar. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Moat Street.
Together with her parents and 2 sisters:
Mary Heard. Dau. Age 19. Seamstress. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Marr reg Dec qtr 1890 at Blaby dist of Mary Heard to Arthur THOMPSON (ref FreeBMD). Birth reg of Arthur Thompson Sep qtr 1863 at Blaby dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Manor Street.
Arthur Thompson. Head. Mar. Age 27. Railway Carriage & Wagon Examiner. Born Wigston Magna Leicester.
Mary Thompson. Wife. Mar. Age 29. Born Wigston Magna Leicester.

Death reg of Mary Thompson Dec qtr 1891 at Blaby dist age 30 (ref FreeBMD).

Marr reg Sep qtr 1898 at Blaby dist of Arthur Thompson to Jane Elizabeth HIPWELL nee SMITH (ref FreeBMD); Jane Elizabeth Smith had previously been married to Walter Hipwell in Sep qtr 1888 (ref FreeBMD). Jane was born c1864 at Wigston Magna (ref census).

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Victoria St.
Together with Jane's dau Edith Smith (17):
Arthur Thompson. Head. Mar. Age 37. Railway Waggon Repairer. Born Leicester Wigston Magna.
Jane E Thompson. Wife. Mar. Age 37. Hosiery Seamer of Socks. Born Leicester Wigston Magna.

Death reg of Arthur Thompson Dec qtr 1946 at Blaby dist age 83 (ref FreeBMD).



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2.   Julia HEARD
Birth reg of Julia Heard Sep qtr 1867 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Brewin (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1871 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Leicester Rd.
Together with her parents and sister:
Julia Heard. Dau. Age 3. Scholar. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Moat Street.
Together with her parents and 2 sisters:
Julia Heard. Dau. Age 13. Seamstress. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Marr reg Sep qtr 1890 at Blaby dist of Julia Heard to Arthur MEASURES (ref FreeBMD). Birth reg of Arthur Measures Sep qtr 1867 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Sub-Registration district of Wigston. Address: Newgate End.
Arthur Measures. Head. Mar. Age 23. Hosiery Hand. Born Leicester Wigston.
Julia Measures. Wife. Mar. Age 23. Mender of Hosiery. Born Leicester Wigston.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Moat St.
Arthur Measures. Head. Mar. Age 33. Gardener (Domestic). Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.
Julia Measures. Wife. Mar. Age 33. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: 28 Long Street Wigston.
Together with children Archibald Stanley Heard (18), Ivy May (9) and Julia's mother Harriet Heard:
Arthur Measures. Head. Age 43. Mar. Gardener (Domestic). Born Wigston Magna Leicestershire.
Julia Measures. Wife. Age 43. Mar 20 yrs. Children 3 born 2 alive 1 dead. Born Wigston Magna Leicestershire.

Arthur died 14 Oct 1952. Death reg of Arthur Measures Dec qtr 1952 at Leicester Central dist age 85 (ref FreeBMD).
"MEASURES Arthur of 28 Long-street Wigston Magna Leicestershire died 14 October 1952 Probate Leicester 26 May to Archibald Stanley Heard Measures mechanic and Ivy May Boothaway (wife of Wilfred Boothaway). Effects 635 15s. 2d." (ref Ancestry National Probate)

Julia died 16 Mar 1959. Death reg of Julia Measures Mar qtr 1959 at Leicestershire Central dist age 91 (ref FreeBMD).
"MEASURES Julia of 28 Long Street Wigston Magna Leicestershire widow died 16 March 1959 Probate Leicester 16 April to Archibald Stanley Heard Measures [son] mechanic and Ivy May Boothaway [dau] (wife of Wilfred Boothaway). Effects 265 6s." (ref Ancestry National Probate)



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    Children:  
  1. Archibald Stanley Heard MEASURES born 1892 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  2. Thomas Heard MEASURES born 1895 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire  
  3. Ivy May MEASURES born 1902 at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire
 
3.   Sarah HEARD
Birth reg of Sarah Heard Sep qtr 1873 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Brewin (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Moat Street.
Together with her parents and 2 sisters:
Sarah Heard. Dau. Age 7. Scholar. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Moat St.
Together with her parents:
Sarah Heard. Dau. Age 17. Hosiery Knitter. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Marr reg Jun qtr 1897 at Blaby dist of Sarah Heard to George BAILEY (ref FreeBMD); the marriage was 8 Jun 1897 at the parish church at Wigston Magna; George was age 23, bachelor, Drayman, residence Manor St, unknown father; Sarah was age 23, spinster, residence Moat St, dau of Thomas Heard, Rate Collector; Banns; witnesses Thomas Heard, Mary Elizabeth Heard (ref fmp Leicestershire Marriages image). George was born c1874 at Wigston Magna (ref census).

Sarah died 4 Feb 1901. Death reg of Sarah Bailey Mar qtr 1901 at Blaby dist age 27 (ref FreeBMD).
"BAILEY Sarah of Station-road Wigston Magna Leicestershire (wife of George Bailey) died 4 February 1901 Probate Leicester 5 July to the said George Bailey drayman Effects 99 16s. 7d." (ref Ancestry National Probate).

George not found in 1901 census.
Marr reg Jun qtr 1903 at Lutterworth dist, Leicestershire of George Bailey to Rhoda ATKINS (ref FreeBMD). Rhoda was born c1873 at Wigston Magna (ref census).

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: 20 Station Road Wigston.
George Bailey. Head. Age 37. Mar 7 yrs. No children. Midland Drayman. Born Wigston Leicester.
Rhoda Bailey. Wife. Age 38. Mar. Born Wigston Leicester.



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    Issue of Julia Heard and Alfred Alexander Keats  
1.   Alfred Edward KEATS
Birth reg of Alfred Edward Keates [sic] Sep qtr 1872 at Halifax dist, Yorkshire West Riding, mother's name Heard (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of Alfred Edward Keats Dec qtr 1875 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire age 3 (ref FreeBMD).

2.   Frederick William KEATS
Birth reg of Frederick William Keats Jun qtr 1875 at Halifax dist, Yorkshire West Riding, mother's name Heard (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of Frederick William Keats Dec qtr 1876 at Leeds dist, Yorkshire West Riding, age 1 (ref FreeBMD).

3.   Allan John KEATS
Birth reg of Allan John Keats Sep qtr 1877 at Leeds dist, Yorkshire West Riding, mother's name Heard (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 25 Framland Street.
Together with his parents and 2 siblings:
Allan Keites [sic]. Son. Age 3. Born Yorkshire Leeds.

Death reg of Alan John Keats Dec qtr 1887 at Leicester dist age 10 (ref FreeBMD).



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4.   Maxwell KEATS
Birth reg of Maxwell Keats Mar qtr 1879 at Leeds dist, Yorkshire West Riding, mother's name Heard (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 25 Framland Street.
Together with his parents and 2 siblings:
Maxwell Keites [sic]. Son. Age 2. Born Yorkshire Leeds.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Sub-Registration district of East Leicester. Address: Back of 122 Stoughton St.
Together with his mother and 2 sisters:
Maxwell Keates [sic]. Son. Age 12. Scholar. Born Yorkshire Leeds.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 106 Earl Howe St.
Together with his mother and 2 sisters:
Maxwell Keats. Son. Unm. Age 22. Box Hand (Cardboard). Born Yorkshire Leeds.

Marr reg Sep qtr 1908 at Leicester dist of Maxwell Keats to Mabel TIMSON (ref FreeBMD). Birth reg of Mabel Timson Mar qtr 1880 at Leicester (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Leicester. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 41 Trafford Road.
Together with son Alan (1):
Maxwell Keats. Head. Age 32. Mar. Cardboard box maker. Born Leeds Yorkshire.
Mabel Keats. Wife. Age 30. Mar 2 yrs. Children 1 born 1 alive. Born Leicester Leicestershire.

Mabel died 25 Nov 1941. Death reg of Mabel Keats Dec qtr 1941 at Leicester dist age 62 (ref FreeBMD).
"KEATS Mabel of 26 Hazelwood-road Leicester (wife of Maxwell Keats) died 25 November 1941 Probate Llandudno 15 January to the said Maxwell Keats cardboard box manufacturer. Effects 1574 8s. 6d." (ref Ancestry National Probate)

Maxwell died 30 Jan 1963. Death reg of Maxwell Keats Mar qtr 1963 at Leicester dist age 85 (ref FreeBMD).
"KEATS Maxwell of 26 Hazelwood Road Leicester died 30 January 1963 at The Royal Infirmary Leicester Probate Leicester 8 April to Alan Keats [son] box manufacturer and John Whitton solicitor. Effects 20018 13s." (ref Ancestry National Probate)



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    Children:  
  1. Alan KEATS born 1909 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. Ivan Maxwell KEATS born 1912 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire  
  3. Barbara KEATS born 1917 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire
 
5.   May Estella KEATS
Birth reg of May Estella Keats Mar qtr 1881 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Heard (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester St Margaret. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 25 Framland Street.
Together with her parents and 2 brothers:
May E Keites [sic]. Dau. Age 2 mths. Born Leicestershire Leicester.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Sub-Registration district of East Leicester. Address: Back of 122 Stoughton St.
Together with her mother and 2 siblings:
May E Keates [sic]. Dau. Age 10. Scholar. Born Leicestershire Leicester.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 106 Earl Howe St.
Together with her mother and 2 siblings:
Mary [sic] E Keats. Dau. Unm. Age 20. Box Hand (Cardboard). Born Leicester.

Marr reg Mar qtr 1904 at Leicester dist of May Estella Keats to Charles Valentine SMITH (ref FreeBMD). Birth reg of Charles Valentine Smith Mar qtr 1881 at Leicester dist (ref FreeBMD).

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Leicester. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 34 Myrtle Rd Leicester.
Together with children George (6), Ena (5), and Estella's sister Ethel (26):
Charles Smith. Head. Age 30. Mar. Baker. Born Leicestershire Leicester.
Estella Smith. Wife. Age 30. Mar 7 yrs. Children 2 born 2 alive. Born Leicestershire Leicester.

Probable death reg of May E. Smith Jun qtr 1958 at Leicester dist age 77 (ref FreeBMD). No probate found.

Charles died 10 Jun 1958. Death reg of Charles V. Smith Jun qtr 1958 at Market Bosworth dist, Leicestershire, age 77 (ref FreeBMD).
"SMITH Charles Valentine of Sunnybrae 6 Manor Road Desford Leicestershire died 10 June 1958 Probate Leicester 6 August to George Allan Smith [son] architect and civil engineers assistant. Effects 2512 0s. 11d." (ref Ancestry National Probate)



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    Children:  
  1. George Alan SMITH born 1904 at Leicester, Leicestershire  
  2. Ena Marjorie SMITH born 1906 at Leicester, Leicestershire
 
6.   Edgar KEATS
Birth reg of Edgar Keats Mar qtr 1883 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Heard (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of Edgar Keats Jun qtr 1884 at Leicester dist age 1 (ref FreeBMD).
 
7.   Ethel Gordon KEATS
Birth reg of Ethel Gordon Keats Jun qtr 1885 at Leicester dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Heard (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of St Margaret. Sub-Registration district of East Leicester. Address: Back of 122 Stoughton St.
Together with her mother and 2 siblings:
Ethel G Keates [sic]. Dau. Age 6. Scholar. Born Leicestershire Leicester.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Leicester. Registration district of Leicester. Address: 106 Earl Howe St.
Together with her mother and 2 siblings:
Ethel G Keats. Dau. Age 16. Dressmaker. Born Leicester.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Leicester. Registration District of Leicester. Address: 34 Myrtle Rd Leicester.
Together with her sister Estella Smith (30) and family:
Ethel Keats. Sis in Law. Age 26. Single. Dressmaker. Born Leicestershire Leicester.



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    Issue of Arthur Heard and Harriett Bennett  
1.   Mary Elizabeth HEARD
Birth reg of Mary Elizabeth Heard Sep qtr 1878 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Bennett (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1881 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 11 Leicester Rd.
Together with her parents:
Mary E Heard. Dau. Age 2. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: 31 Leicester Rd.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings, and Bennett grandmother:
Mary E Heard. Dau. Age 12. Scholar. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 31 Leicester Rd.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Mary E Heard. Dau. Unm. Age 22. Hosiery Shirt Linker. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Leicester Road, Wigston Magna.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Mary Elizabeth Heard. Dau. Age 32. Single. Linker Hosiery. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.



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2.   George Henry HEARD
Birth reg of George Henry Heard Sep qtr 1881 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Bennett (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of George Henry Heard Sep qtr 1881 at Blaby dist age 0 (ref FreeBMD).

3.   Oswald HEARD
Birth reg of Oswald Heard Sep qtr 1882 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Bennett (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: 31 Leicester Rd.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings, and Bennett grandmother:
Oswald Heard. Son. Age 8. Scholar. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 31 Leicester Rd.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings:
Oswald Heard. Son. Age 18. Biscuit Maker. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Leicester Road, Wigston Magna.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings:
Oswald Heard. Son. Age 28. Single. Fireman M Railway. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.

In 1922 Oswald was an executor for his father:
"HEARD Arthur of Leicester-road Wigston Magna Leicestershire died 6 May 1922 Administration Leicester 11 May [1935] to Harriet Heard widow and Oswald Heard [son] locomotive engine driver. Effects 40." (ref Ancestry National Probate)

Oswald died 24 Nov 1962. Death reg of Oswald Heard Dec qtr 1962 at Leicester dist age 80 (ref FreeBMD).
"HEARD Oswald of 29 Wilson Street Leicester died 24 November 1962 at The General Hospital Leicester Probate Leicester 21 January to Frank Billson chartered secretary. Effects 3906 17s." (ref Ancestry National Probate)



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4.   Ethel HEARD
Birth reg of Ethel Heard Jun qtr 1885 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Bennett (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: 31 Leicester Rd.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings, and Bennett grandmother:
Ethel Heard. Dau. Age 6. Scholar. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 31 Leicester Rd.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Ethel Heard. Dau. Age 16. Hosiery Shirt Fronter. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.
and
Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 1 Moat Street.
Together with her aunt Harriett Heard (64) and nephew:
Ethel Heard. Niece. Age 16. Griswold Stocking Knitter. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.
[It is possible the census was taken on a different night.]

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Leicester Road, Wigston Magna.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Ethel Heard. Dau. Age 26. Single. Sewing Machinist. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.



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5.   Daisy HEARD
Birth reg of Daisy Heard Dec qtr 1887 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Bennett (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: 31 Leicester Rd.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings, and Bennett grandmother:
Daisy Heard. Dau. Age 3. Scholar. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Death reg of Daisy Heard Sep qtr 1894 at Blaby dist age 6 (ref FreeBMD).



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6.   Elsie HEARD
Birth reg of Elsie Heard Mar qtr 1891 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Bennett (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: 31 Leicester Rd.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings, and Bennett grandmother:
Elsie Heard. Dau. Age 3m. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 31 Leicester Rd.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Elsie Heard. Dau. Age 10. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Leicester Road, Wigston Magna.
Together with her parents and 4 siblings:
Elsie Heard. Dau. Age 20. Single. Linker Hosiery. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.



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7.   William HEARD
Birth reg of William Heard Sep qtr 1893 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Bennett (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 31 Leicester Rd.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings:
William Heard. Son. Age 7. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Leicester Road, Wigston Magna.
Together with his parents and 4 siblings:
William Heard. Son. Age 17. Winder Hosiery. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.



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    Issue of William Hurd (Heard) and Alice Grant  
1.   Maria HEARD
Birth reg of Maria Heard Mar qtr 1857 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Grant (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of Maria Heard Mar qtr 1857 at Blaby dist age 0 (ref GRO Index).

2.   Harriet HEARD
Birth reg of Harriet Heard Sep qtr 1858 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Grant (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of Harriet Heard Sep qtr 1858 at Blaby dist age 0 (ref GRO Index).
 
3.   Joseph HEARD (1)
Birth reg of Joseph Heard Jun qtr 1861 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Grant (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1861 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston. Registration district of Blaby. Address: Leicester Road.
Together with his parents:
Joseph Heard. Son. Age 1 mth. Born Leicestershire Wigston.

Death reg of Joseph Heard Jun qtr 1861 at Blaby dist age 0 (ref GRO Index).



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4.   Joseph HEARD (2)
Birth reg of Joseph Heard Mar qtr 1863 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Grant (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of Joseph Heard Mar qtr 1863 at Blaby dist age 0 (ref GRO Index).
 
5.   Clara HEARD
Birth reg of Clara Heard Dec qtr 1866 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Grant (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of Clara Heard Dec qtr 1867 at Barrow Upon Soar dist, Leicestershire age 1 (ref FreeBMD).
 
    Issue of Enoch Jones Foulstone and Annie Maria Harding  
1.   Sarah Lizzie FOULSTON (1)
Birth reg of Sarah Lizzie Foulston Sep qtr 1881 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Harding (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of Sarah Lizzie Foulston Mar qtr 1882 at Blaby dist age 0 (ref GRO Index).
 
2.   Florence Beatrice FOULSTON
Birth reg of Florence Beatrice Foulston Jun qtr 1884 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Harding (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Moat St.
Together with her parents and 2 sisters:
Florie Heard. Dau. Age 7. Scholar. Born Leicester Wigston.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 3 The Lanes.
Together with her parents and 5 siblings:
Florence B Foulston. Dau. Age 17. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.

Marr reg Sep qtr 1904 at Blaby dist of Florence Beatrice Foulston to Walter John CLARK (ref FreeBMD). Walter was born c1884 at Blaby, Leicestershire (ref census).

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Blaby. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Park Road Blaby.
Together with son Reginald Walter (1 yr 10 mths):
Walter John Clark. Head. Age 27. Mar. Boot Maker. Born Leicestershire Blaby.
Florence Beatrice Clark. Wife. Age 27. Mar 6 yrs. Children 1 born 1 alive. Hosiery Hand. Born Leicestershire Great Wigston.



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    Child:  
  1. Reginald Walter CLARK born 1909 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire
 
3.   Annie FOULSTON
Birth reg of Annie Foulstone [sic] Mar qtr 1886 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Harding (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Moat St.
Together with her parents and 2 sisters:
Annie Heard. Dau. Age 5. Scholar. Born Leicester Wigston.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 3 The Lanes.
Together with her parents and 5 siblings:
Annie Foulston. Dau. Age 15. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.

Marr reg Jun qtr 1906 at Blaby dist of Annie Foulston to George Henry MASON (ref FreeBMD). George was born c1885 at Wigston, Leicestershire (ref census).

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Blunts Lane Gt Wigston.
Together with Annie's father and brother, and children Cyril (5), Edna (3), William (2):
George Mason. Son in Law. Age 26. Mar. Shoes. Born Wigston Leicestershire.
Annie Mona Mason. Dau. Age 25. Mar 6 yrs. Children 3 born 3 alive. House Duties. Born Wigston Leicestershire.



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    Children:  
  1. Cyril MASON born 1906 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  2. Edna MASON born 1908 at Wigston, Leicestershire  
  3. William MASON born 1909 at Wigston, Leicestershire
 
4.   Elizabeth Maggie FOULSTON
Birth reg of Elizabeth Maggie Foulston Mar qtr 1888 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Harding (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of Elizabeth Maggie Foulston Mar qtr 1889 at Blaby dist age 0 (ref GRO Index).
 
5.   Eveline FOULSTON
Birth reg of Eveline Foulston Dec qtr 1889 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Harding (ref GRO Index).
Death reg of Eveline Foulston Dec qtr 1889 at Blaby dist age 0 (ref GRO Index).
 
6.   Sarah Heard FOULSTON (2)
Birth reg of Sarah Heard Foulston Mar qtr 1891 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Harding (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1891 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Moat St.
Together with her parents and 2 sisters:
Sarah Heard. Dau. Age 3 mths. Born Leicester Wigston.

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 3 The Lanes.
Together with her parents and 5 siblings:
Sarah H Foulston. Dau. Age 10. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: 24 Bell Street, Wigston Magna.
Together with her mother and 3 siblings:
Sarah Heard Foulston. Dau. Age 20. Single. Hosiery (Griswold Hand). Born Wigston Magna, Leicestershire.



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7.   John Heard FOULSTON
Birth reg of John Heard Foulston Dec qtr 1893 at Lutterworth dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Harding (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 3 The Lanes.
Together with his parents and 5 siblings:
John H Foulston. Son. Age 7. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: Blunts Lane Gt Wigston.
Together with his father, and sister Annie Mason (25) and family:
John Heard Foulston. Son. Age 17. Single. Asst Hosiery Mfr. Born Wigston Leicestershire.



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8.   Gladys Maria FOULSTON
Birth reg of Gladys Maria Foulston Jun qtr 1896 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Harding (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 3 The Lanes.
Together with her parents and 5 siblings:
Gladys M Foulston. Dau. Age 4. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: 24 Bell Street, Wigston Magna.
Together with her mother and 3 siblings:
Gladys Maria Foulston. Dau. Age 15. Hosiery (Frame Hand). Born Wigston Magna, Leicestershire.



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9.   William Harding FOULSTON
Birth reg of William Harding Foulston Jun qtr 1901 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Harding (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1901 census. Leicestershire, England. Civil Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration district of Blaby. Address: 3 The Lanes.
Together with his parents and 5 siblings:
William H Foulston. Son. Age 1 mth. Born Leicestershire Wigston Magna.

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: 24 Bell Street, Wigston Magna.
Together with his mother and 3 siblings:
William Harding Foulston. Son. Age 10. Born Wigston Magna, Leicestershire.



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10.   Dorothy Elizabeth FOULSTON
Birth reg of Dorothy Elizabeth Foulston Mar qtr 1904 at Blaby dist, Leicestershire, mother's name Harding (ref GRO Index).

Ref 1911 census. Leicestershire, England. Parish of Wigston Magna. Registration District of Blaby. Address: 24 Bell Street, Wigston Magna.
Together with her mother and 3 siblings:
Dorothy Elizabeth Foulston. Dau. Age 7. Born Wigston Magna, Leicestershire



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