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Burgess - Wilde family history

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Is this the right one or you don't know?

Births Jun Qtr 1895
Wilde Sarah Emma E Ashton 8d 542



May or may not be the right one in Lancashire:

Births Sep Qtr 1895
Burgess James Henry Salford 8d 180
There appears to be a death for James Henry Burgess in 1896.

Birth year: abt 1896
Death Reg Year: 1896
Quarter - Apr-May-Jun
Age at Death - 0
Reg dist-Salford
County-Lancashire
Volume-8d
Page-101

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This may, or may not be your James Burgess.

1901 UK. census.

James Burgess
Age: 6
abt 1895
Son.

Father - William Burgess. Occ. Gas Works labourer.
Mother - Mary I Burgess. (The I looks more like a J when compared)
Birth Place: Manchester, Lancashire.
Civil Parish - North Manchester

Eccl. parish - Beswick and Bradford Christchurch
County- Lancashire

Address - 20 Arches Street.

Reg. district - Prestwich
Sub-reg dist -Newton
ED-30. Piece - 3761. Folio - 118. Page -21

Sched No.120

William Burgess 44
Mary I Burgess 46
Alfred Burgess 19
Leah Burgess 17
John Burgess 14
Eva Burgess 11
Emma Burgess 8
James Burgess 6


IF, this is the right family, William Burgess(c1856/7. Manchester), appears in 1881, 1891, 1901 but not in 1911.

Mary Jane Burgess, appears to die in 1904. Reg Dist Prestwich(as in 1901 census).

Mary Jane Burgess
Birth year: abt 1854
Year: 1904
Quarter. Apr-May-Jun
Age- 50
Reg district -Prestwich.
Lancashire
Volume - 8d
Page - 199.

There is also a possible death for William Burgess in 1911, Northwich.

William Burgess
Birth year: abt 1855
Year: 1911
Quarter - Jan-Feb-Mar
Age 56
Reg dist - Northwich
County: Cheshire
Vol - 8a
Page - 182


Steve.:)
 
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I have come into this 24 posts in so forgive me if I am not up to speed with it all.
As far as I can see you want to know whether your father was actually the son of his mother's husband. You really will have to get his birth certificate. A married woman can have a child that is not her husband's but it will still have her married surname and she will put her maiden name on the birth certificate but the father's name column will be empty. You can not tell this just from the entry in the index, you will have to see the actual certificate.

The 1939 register of households will be free to FMP subscribers from Feb 16th, your father's name will be officially closed as he was born after 1915 but Sarah Burgess will be there and it will be interesting to see who she is living with. Viola Penketh (nee Burgess) is there in St Helens but it seems she didn't actually marry Wm Penketh till 1947 so that household will also be interesting !
Will let you know if I find anything after Feb 16th.

Elaine
PS you say Sarah Burgess died 1942, a Sarah E E Burgess aged 53 died St Helens 1947, do you think that is her?
 
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Looking at the Incoming Passenger lists, when Sarah and Viola arrived in 1916 they were going to stay at 13, Portland St Ashton under Lyne.

When they arrived in 1924 they went to the same address (actually now called back Portland St) and Sarah has initially been put down as Wilde then this crossed out and Burgess written over it.

Looks to me that she has separated from her husband and initially gave her maiden name of Wilde but when Viola was added to the list as Burgess Sarah's name of Wilde was queried.

No evidence of her returning to USA after that trip.

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Sarah Emma Wilde and Elizabeth Ann Wilde (i.e. 2 children)

Baptism Date: Aug 4th 1897
Baptism Place:St. Mark, Dukinfield, Cheshire, England
Father: Joseph Wilde, piecer
Mother: Mary Jane Wilde
Adress:- 7 Astley St

Sarah Emma E Wilde registered Ashton under lyne Q2 1895,
Elizabeth Ann Wilde registered Ashton under lyne Q2 1897.
Obviously two sisters baptised together,

Dukinfield is in the Ashton registration district and Ashton is where Sarah stayed when arriving from USA 1916 and 1924.

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1911 Census
13 back Portland st Ashton under lyne (i.e. where Sarah went to from USA in 1916 and 1924)

Joseph Wild Head Married Cotton Mill Operative 44 Ashton under Lyne
Martha Ann Wild Wife Married 40 Ashton under Lyne Lancs
Martha Ann Wild Daughter Single Cotton Mill 19 Ashton under Lyne Lancs
Francis Wild Son Single Cotton Mill Spinning 21 Ashton under Lyne Lancs
Elizabeth Ann Wild Daughter Single School 13 1898 Ashton under Lyne Lancs
Eva Wild Daughter Single 2 Ashton under Lyne Lancs

Note, Joseph & Martha married 11 years so Martha is not Sarah's mother.
Sarah has already left home but sister Elizabeth Ann still there.

Elaine
PS going away for the weekend now, will check how you are doing on Monday
 

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We are waiting for info from the 1929 birth reg to see what details there are for Kenneth's father James Burgess.

With James Henry Burgess ruled out can the census point to a likely birth reg for James out of about 6 possible in Lancs?

Can the right marriage for Joseph WILD(E) be found?

Probably other queries I should have thought of!

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We have marriage for Joseph Wilde.
1901 census shows him a widower :-

15 Dykes St Dukinfield
Joseph Wilde 33 , lab, born Ashton
John T Wood 13 , step son, cotton spinner
Francis Wilde 11
Hannah M Wilde 9
Sarah E Wilde 7
Elizabeth A Wilde 4
Martha A Heyworth 30 housekeeper
Mary Heywood 8
children all born Dukinfield.

luckily stepson gives Josephs wife's name on marriage :- Wood

marriage at St Clements Higher Openshaw, 2 Feb, 1889
Joseph Wilde, 20, batch, lab, Openshaw, Francis Wilde, self acting minder
Mary Jane Wood, 31, wid, Openshaw, Henry Biston, lab
witts, Edward Cross, Ellen Wilde (mark)

really must get ready for my weekend away now !!
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Marriages Mar Qtr 1889
Wilde Joseph Chorlton 8c 986
Wood Mary Jane Chorlton 8c 986

Mary Jane was a widow.

Other marriage has name as Boston. A marriage for a Mary Biston/Boston to a WOOD.

Marriages Sep Qtr 1874
BOSTON Mary Birmingham 6d 103
Franks Elizabeth Birmingham 6d 103
Wood William John Birmingham 6d 103
Wynn Edward Birmingham 6d 103
 
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Definitely my last post of the night!

Marriage William Burgess & Mary Jane Wild Q4 1875 Ashton under lyne

1881 census gives
Wm age 27 born Ashton,
Mary Jane 25 born Stockport

easily followed through censuses in Ashton but son James born earlier than expected :-
St Peters Ashton under lyne
born Nov 28 1891, bapt 20.1.1892
James Burgess s.o. William & mary Jane, 13 Bennet St, minder.

Perhaps at marriage when James says aged 21 he just means of full age, i.e. over 21.

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Noticed this one:

Baptism: 2 Mar 1892 St James, Ashton under Lyne, Lancashire, England
Sarah Wilde - [Child] of Joseph Wilde & Mary Jane
Born: 27 Nov 1885
Abode: 130 Turner Lane
Occupation: Engineer
Baptised by: T. B. Dixon Vicar
Register: Baptisms 1886 - 1898, Page 92, Entry 734
Source: LDS Family Search
 

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First marriage for Mary - maiden name Boston is on the 1915 marriage in New York.

William John Wood
Spouse's Name Mary Boston
Event Date 30 Aug 1874
Event Place Saint Jude Birmingham, Warwickshire
Batch: M073603


Births Mar Qtr 1892
Burgess James Ashton 8d 447

born Nov 28 1891, bapt 20.1.1892
 
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Birth reg for Mary Jane WILDE ?

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Births Dec Qtr 1855
Wild Mary Jane Stockport 8a 32

Mary Jane Burgess, appears to die in 1904. Reg Dist Prestwich(as in 1901 census).

Mary Jane Burgess
Birth year: abt 1854
Year: 1904
Quarter. Apr-May-Jun
Age- 50
Reg district -Prestwich.
Lancashire
Volume - 8d
Page - 199.
 
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Name James Burgess
Event Type Marriage
Event Date 18 Feb 1915
Event Place Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
Gender Male
Age 21
Marital Status Single
Race White
Birth Year (Estimated) 1894
Birthplace Lancaster, England
Father's Name William
Mother's Name Mary Jane Wilde
Spouse's Name Sarah E.E. Wilde
Spouse's Gender Female
Spouse's Age 19
Spouse's Marital Status Single
Spouse's Race White
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1896
Spouse's Birthplace England
Spouse's Father's Name Joseph
Spouse's Mother's Name Mary J. Boston
Hi Gibbo,
Can you tell me the site you accessed this info from please
Cheers Lyn
 
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