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Benjamin James Cranwell


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Looking for Benjamin in 1901..

This is his birth..
Births Q2 1873
Cranwell Benjamin James
1b 626

And bap.
Benjamin James Cranwell
Record Type: Baptism
Baptism Date: 7 May 1873
Father: James Cranwell
Mother: Maria Elizabeth Cranwell
Parish or Poor Law Union: Clerkenwell St James
Borough: Islington
Register Type: Parish Registers

1891 - Age should be about 17y not 14y
Civil Parish: St Bartholomew the Great
Ecclesiastical parish: St Bartholomew the Great
Town: London City
County: London
RD: London City
Sub-RD: St Sepulchre
ED: 4; Piece: 237; Folio: 73; Page: 30

Maria E Cranwell 41 wid [b. Bermondsey. Natural florist]
Benjamin J Cranwell 14 son [b. Clerkenwell. Butcher]
Joseph McCrosson 20 boarder
David Stannard 19 [do]
Edward Halpin 18 [do]
John Higgins 20 visitor

Benjamin can be found with both parents in 1881. He is a seaman, aged 37y in Hull in 1911.

Many thanks

Any connections with the surname 'Wood' would be helpful.
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