The transcribing I have done of the marriage certificate James Williams father does not have a middle name it is "James Wil-" on the next line is "liams"
Thanks for looking into this much appreciated.
Can anyone find anything on James Williams ABT 1852 born in manchester prior to the 1881 census (below). His marriage certificate says he was a "plasterer" and his father was also called James Williams.
I did find this census which i thought it might...
Can anyone with access to the 1911 Censuses see if they can find anything for the following family for me please.
John Mahon 42
Mary Mahon 38
Margaret Mahon 18
Thomas Mahon 17
Patrick Mahon 15
William Mahon 14
Mary Ann Mahon 12
Eliza Mahon 10
The above ages would be their...
Can anyone give me any pointers in further tracing "James Williams" occupation "Plasterers Labourer" prior to the 1881 census in Liverpool? The 1881, 1891, 1901, 1911 census all state he was born in manchester and born approx 1852. The marriage record 1874 above states his father...
I have just come across a possible census in 1881 which may prove that the above censuses for James Senior and James Junior as a child may not be correct.
If you compare it to the 1871 censuses mentioned above all of them are exactly ten years older, althought James SNR is a widower...
See below page prior to my ancestors marriage.
Page after my ancestors marriage.
I did myself think it was "Bachelor" when comparing it to the record above but the 'B' did look rather 'W' like!
I also had the 23rd/25th dilema but I think your right about the 25th. On ancestry the...
Can anyone assist me in transcribing the below marriage certificate.
I am particularly stuck on the occupations and residence at the time of marriage.
Below is what I think I think the certificate says,
1874 Marriage solemnized at St Judes Church in the Parish of West Derby in the...
Now that you have said it, I can see what you seen but could not for the life of me earlier! :)
I have found a "Ackers Hall Avenue" in West Derby so I think it's that. Would not have got it without your help though, I could make out "Hall" but not "Avenue".
Now to find Thomas Mahon!
Anyone able to transcribe a few things from the attatched marriage certificate.
In particular Frances Mahon's residence. I have tried looking for street names on http://www.liverpoolhistoryprojects.co.uk/liverpoolaz/streets.htm and cannot find anything close to what I think it might be...
That is a great link and will be really helpful to me with the rest of my liverpool ancestors aswell! Just comparing them streets to a modern day map its amazing how much the city has changed. Guthrie street and surrounding streets was flattened for a dual carriage way. I can't believe I was...
Cheers everyone for your pointers much appreciated. :D
oznannie good shout with the atherton/tracey marriage. It does looked like they lived together for a period. What site did you use to search Gores/Kellys Directories? First time I have ever heard of these directories but may prove useful...
Looking for some assistance researching my great grandfather John Williams.
I know his name was John after ordering my grandparents wedding certificate, Christopher J Williams / Frances Mahon 1946 in West Derby Liverpool. I know Christopher had a sister called Mary who married a person by...