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Ann BLACKLEY

DaveHam9

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1851
Civil Parish: Paisley North
County: Renfrew
Address: 5 Love Street
Isabella Blackly Head 48 Washer woman Ireland
Thomas son 21 Iron moulder Ireland
Mary dau 19 Warehouse sewster? Ireland
Isabella dau 17 Shread twiner Ireland
Sarrah dau 15 Weavers asst Ireland
Cathren dau 13 House servant Ireland

1861
Civil Parish: Paisley High Church
County: Renfrew
Address: 57 Broomlands Street
Isabella Blackley Head 56 Ireland
Mary dau 26 Mill worker Ireland
Isabella dau 25 Mill worker Ireland
Sarah dau 23 Mill worker Ireland
Catherine dau 21 Mill worker Ireland
Ann dau 15 Mill worker Paisley


I'd like a look up please for Ann in 1851.

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Hi Dave best I can come up with, also the Lang family as mentioned by Horse in another post.

Person: BLACK, Ann
Address: 6, East Row, East Row, Eastwood

LANG, Alexander Head Married M 49 1802 Cotton Bleachfd Lab Paisley, Renfrew
LANG, Jane Wife Married F 40 1811 Lochgelphead, Argyle
LANG, John Son Unmarried M 24 1827 Calico Block Cutter Thornliebank, Renfrew
LANG, Alexander Son M 15 1836 Grocers Shopboy Thornliebank, Renfrew
BLACK, Janet Lodger F 9 1842 Scholar Thornliebank, Renfrew
BLACK, Ann Lodger F 6 1845 Glasgow, Lanark
PATERSON, John Nephew M 7 1844 Scholar Glasgow, Lanark

Piece: 562
Folio: 210
Page: 6
Registration District:
Civil Parish: Eastwood
Municipal Borough:
Address: 6, East Row, East Row, Eastwood
County: Renfrewshire


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Thanks Peter.

I'll see where that leads me. I think Ann was born Paisley and I don't have a sister Janet in my tree. There is about a 6 year gap between Catherine and Ann so I could be missing a Janet.

There are 17x BLACKLEY in Paisley in 1911 and I can account so far for only 5 of them. It's possible I'm missing some from my tree.

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It's possible that Ann could be listed under another name and that in 1861 it's not indicated that she might be a half-sister of Catherine.

I'd like a look up please in Lanark and Renfrew only in 1851 for an Ann RAMSAY born 1843-1847 Renfrew.

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FreeCEN does not have 100% coverage of either Renfrewshire or Lanarkshire in 1851.
 
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Ann's marriage lists her parents as Robert RAMSAY - (I can't read his occupation) and Isabella M.S. McGuire.

Isabella's death lists her as widow of
1st John Blackley ** Possible death ** No age and no image **
2nd Francis Ramsay - Farmer


1864 BLACKLEY JOHN M PAISLEY MIDDLE CHURCH /RENFREW 573/3X 0015

Isabella's 2nd marriage can't be found.

Why does Ann called herself Blackley here:

Jane Beckett b. 4 Aug 1866 High Church Paisley, Renfrew
David Beckett & Ann Blackley

and after her marriage on 31 Dec 1866 to David Beckett call herself Ramsay?

James Beckett b. 18 Mar 1868 Bridgeton, Glasgow, Lanark
David Beckett & Ann Ramsay


Why would a 2nd spouse be listed if there was no 2nd marriage?

If the parents as listed on Ann's marriage are the correct ones why is there no birth reg for her?
 

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1851
Civil Parish: Paisley North
County: Renfrew
Address: 5 Love Street
Isabella Blackly Head 48 Washer woman Ireland
Thomas son 21 Iron moulder Ireland
Mary dau 19 Warehouse sewster? Ireland
Isabella dau 17 Shread twiner Ireland
Sarrah dau 15 Weavers asst Ireland
Cathren dau 13 House servant Ireland

1861
Civil Parish: Paisley High Church
County: Renfrew
Address: 57 Broomlands Street
Isabella Blackley Head 56 Ireland
Mary dau 26 Mill worker Ireland
Isabella dau 25 Mill worker Ireland
Sarah dau 23 Mill worker Ireland
Catherine dau 21 Mill worker Ireland
Ann dau 15 Mill worker Paisley
I now have the images for those two and I can confirm Isabella is listed as Married not Widow and Ann is listed as BLACKLEY daughter 15 Renfrewshire, Paisley.
 

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