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Marriages Dec Qtr 1884 Shoreditch 1c 192
HOOPER Thomas & WILLSON Laura Maria

Births Sep Qtr 1865 WILLSON Laura Maria - Clerkenwell 1b 569 mmn TAYLOR

RG12 Piece 253 Folio 140 Page 8
Civil Parish: Shoreditch
Eccl. parish: St Stephen
County: London
Registration District: Shoreditch
Sub-RD: Haggerston
ED: 20
No of Schedule: 41
Address: 72 Goldsmiths Row
HOOPER Thomas Head Mar 28 Hairdresser London
HOOPER Laura M Wife Mar 25 - London
BRAND William A Servant S 18 Hairdresser's Assistant London

Deaths Dec Qtr 1918 HOOPER Thomas 57 Edmonton 3a 1369

I should be able to trace Laura but will need help with Thomas.
Dove Row, Shoreditch
John Hooper 34 Bootmaker Staffordshire
Charlotte Hooper wife 30 Hackney
Charlotte Hooper dau 13 Shoreditch
John Hooper son 11 Shoreditch
Thomas Hooper son 8 Shoreditch
William Hooper son 6 Shoreditch
Judith Hooper dau 2 Shoreditch
Emily Hooper dau 1 day Haggeston

In 1881 Thomas is a Hairdresser living in Shoreditch with William Brown and family. William is also a Hairdresser

Thomas Hooper 2 December 1863 Shoreditch parents John and Charlotte

GRO Thomas Hooper Dec 1862 Shoreditch 1c 165 mmn Heather

John Hooper/Charlotte Augusta Heather Dec 1856 Shoreditch 1c 404
This looks like the Willson family in 1871
Cable Street, St George in the East, London
William H Willson 27 Jeweller Birmingham, Warwickshire
Laura Willson wife 25 Devon
Laura M Willson dau 6 Clerkenwell, Middlesex
William Henry Willson aged 21 married Livia Taylor aged 18 11 March 1864 in Bordesley, Warwickshire. Her father James Taylor, his father William Willson
James Taylor married Harriet Winsborough in Tiverton Cove, Devon 26 January 1845

James Taylor baptised 12 March 1820 Tiverton, parents James and Ann

Harriet Winsborough baptised 10 August 1823 Tiverton, parents Robert and Mary
Thanks emeltee.

Births Dec Qtr 1845 TAYLOR Lydia - Tiverton 10 271 mmn WINSBOROUGH

Deaths Mar Qtr 1934
Willson Livia 89 Edmonton 3a 1109

I can't find Livia in 1891 or 1901 or 1911.
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Had another look at 1921 index and it says that Livia has a Laura Maria Willson and an Ann Louisa Willson with her, plus one other.

I have also found this in the 1881 Census

HM Convict Prison Portsmouth, Portsea Island
William H Willson 37 married Convict occupation Jeweller born Birmingham, Warwickshire