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Help finding info on greatgrandad

kofeeboy

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Hi my greatgrandad William Rice born 1853 Eglish Kings county Ireland came to uk ???
In 1878 He is in prison in Manchester area and in 1886 married Martha Kay in St Phillips Beswick Manchester
His prison report says he was living in Ashton barracks he was in army as for which reg I dont have a clue (he is chap in my avater in uniformtaken 1901/02) but I cant find him in 1881 census rtn any were any help pleaseAlso finding him in Ireland his Father Thomas Rice mother E.Neil
any help
D
 

oznannie

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Hi D

I'm guessing you have already been in touch with a person on Anc who has made corrections to 1911 census?
Martha may have died just before census date.
In 1901 he's 40 with Martha and kiddies, a foundry labourer.
I hope the peeps can help here.
Cheers
Oznannie
 
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kofeeboy

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Oz
Thanks I have all that info it trying to find William in 1881/1891
he was in prison in Manchester 1878 living in Ashton Barracks
1886 Married Martha and cant find then in 1891 they had a few kids then
so from 1878 to 1901 they most have gone on walk abouts LOL:D
also trying to find his Army records and what regiment he was in
he is the chap in avater if you can view it
Dom
the Irisah are so hard to find
 

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William b Beswick Manchester 1888
Agnes b Beswick Manchester 1892
Margaret b Beswick Manchester 1894
Thomas b Beswick Manchester 1896
James Roderick B Salford 1899
JOHN b Salford 1902 my grandad
Lucy b Salford 1906
Elizabeth(Lizzie) 1909 Salford
William was widower in 1911 have Martha death cert
Dom
 

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