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    UHTHOFF - WEALTHY VICTORIAN FAMILY 1901

    The Uhthoffs are not our relatives but rented apartments at 133 Finborough Road, Kensington owned by our family, Mrs May Jezard (known by many other names herself). Her own daughters Eliza and Alice, later known as Grace had illegitimate children who we believe are the children of wealthy...
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    UHTHOFF - WEALTHY VICTORIAN FAMILY 1901

    Good evening, please help Enrique Uhthoff is from an extremely wealthy family Annie Louisa Brookes is a servant Enrique and Annie have a child Claude Henry Uhthoff, stating on his birth certificate and baptism that they are married but they are not Unable to find: 1911 England Census Enrique...
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    UHTHOFF - WEALTHY VICTORIAN FAMILY 1911

    Good evening, please help Enrique Uhthoff is from an extremely wealthy family Annie Louisa Brookes is a servant Enrique and Annie have a child Claude Henry Uhthoff, stating on his birth certificate and baptism that they are married but they are not Unable to find: 1911 England Census Enrique...
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    THEATRICAL FAMILY-NAME CHANGING AFTER BIRTHS

    Sacillia Lovell is just living at 109 Finborough Road with Eliza and Violet and now found on other London Electroral Registers in the Chelsea and Kensington areas as Cecilia Lovell - but no sensible census for her in 1891 or 1901 - just wondered who she was, her occupation if theatrical, if...
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    THEATRICAL FAMILY-NAME CHANGING AFTER BIRTHS

    So sorry, keeping getting lots of Ooppss messages, trying to post minimal threads is proving to be very difficult and replying too. If anything please just use the Who Do You Think You Are research on Jessie Almer - found her quite by chance looking at our relative Ruth Jezard and from that lots...
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    WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE - JESSIE ALMER PART ONE

    Hello Family History UK Form Ruth Thrasher later known as Ruth Jezard/Ruby Jezard is described with her family in this post. https://forum.familyhistory.uk.com/threads/theatrical-family-name-changing-after-births.32202/#post-241863 Jessie Almer sailed to America in 1897 (need to look up Ruth...
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    THEATRICAL FAMILY-NAME CHANGING AFTER BIRTHS

    With Horace, the Earls Of Devon are styled as Lord Courtenay - there was an Earl who was known to have several illegitimate children in the 1890's - the Earl died in January 1891 and unfortunately Horace was born in January 1893 - even if Horace's mother had not registered Horace's birth in a...
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    THEATRICAL FAMILY-NAME CHANGING AFTER BIRTHS

    Violet Alice Louise Jezard born 1890 London, baptised 1896 with Horace Birth certificate parents Eliza Thrasher now Eliza Jezard, husband Alfred Jezard Baptism parents May Jezard and George Jezard Eliza and Alfred are not married - Alfred doesn't exist Violet and Alfred do not appear on the 1891...
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    THEATRICAL FAMILY-NAME CHANGING AFTER BIRTHS

    Hello Family History UK Forum We have a theatrical family that was previously unknown to us! Please help find Eliza Priscilla Thrasher born 1869 London after 1891 her daughter is Violet Alice Louise Jezard, born out of wedlock Please help find Violet Alice Louise Jezard born 1890 London after...
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    Father samuel byfield & son robert benjamin byfield

    Please can I have some help locating (Robert) Benjamin Byfield and his father Samuel Byfield in the 1861 census. Thank you. The family are found in the 1871 census living in Bow, Poplar, St Stephen, London: Samuel Byfield - Father Age 45 (who is a tailor) Sarah Byfield - Mother Age 39 Benjamin...
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    1891 census - torplow

    Dear Family History UK/1891 Census Request If you are able to read the address and occupations, would be very grateful - we have tried but to no avail. Thank you. If this is our family, they should either be called Thrasher or Jezard as Priscilla May Pope born 1840 Hartest married Robert...
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    Father's will - illegitimate child

    Dear Family History UK/Wills Forum We have an illegitimate child in our family born in 1893 possibly to an aristocrat. The child's birth was registered - using a false father (the mother's own father with a false transport related job, road car timekeeper) - the mother using a false name, that...
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    Priscilla may thrasher - domestic servant cook

    Dear Family History UK/Occupations & Work Forum Our ancestor Priscilla May Pope married Robert Thrasher (marriage date unknown but may have been abroad as we are unable to find Robert in the 1851 census and 1861 census and Priscilla in the 1861 census). Priscilla came from Hartest, Suffolk...
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    Tram line cleaner - 1890

    Dear Family History UK On Violet Alice Louise's birth certificate in 1890 her 'father' Alfred Jezard is described as a tram line cleaner. Please could you tell me what this job would involve, was it a dangerous profession? Thank you Lorraine, Orpington, Kent
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    Road car timekeeper - 1893

    Dear Family History UK On Horace Thrasher's 1893 birth certificate, his 'father' Robert Thrasher is described as a 'Road Car Timekeeper'. Please can you tell me what this job would involve. Thank you! Lorraine, Orpington, Kent
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