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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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    Ruth jezard & edward court

    Hi Geoff In that case, I think I have found Arthur and Joseph. 1920 US Census brothers Arthur L and Joseph R with parents George W Fox and Evelyn M Fox (parents are from England looking back at the 1910 US Census). Best wishes Lorraine
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    Ruth jezard & edward court

    Thank you Geoff - have a good weekend! Curiouser and curiouser! Lorraine
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    Ruth jezard & edward court

    I wonder if Ruth knew Jessie from being in Barnum's Circus together? Ruth and her family lived in the Olympia part of London at the time when Barnum's circus came to their town. http://circusnews.com/?p=1115
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    Ruth jezard & edward court

    Good evening Geoff This is the reply from Forest Lawn where Edward Warren Congdon is buried along with his parents and sisters. 'In regards to your earlier question regarding the cremation, Ruth was cremated here at Forest Lawn, Glendale. However, it was the mortuary Abbott & Hast, Los...
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    Ruth jezard & edward court

    I'll get onto the social security details and see what can be discovered - thank you! Ruth using Jezard isn't troubling me, especially with you finding Ruth's mother's maiden name Pope when Ruth died - the cemetery has confirmed that Ruth's M was May - so she was called Ruth May Jezard Congdon...
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    Ruth jezard & edward court

    Great thinking - if Ruth was using yet another name, perhaps her sister Eliza and Violet were using the same surname?
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