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James MORRIS & Ann ?


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Lavinia Ann Morris
Christening Date 27 Dec 1831
Birth Date 31 Jan 1827
James Morris & Ann

HO107 Piece/Book 732/9 Folio 23 Page 11
Civil Parish: St George Hanover Square
Hundred: Westminster
Registration District: St. George Hanover Square
Sub-RD: Belgrave
ED: 30
Address: Charlotte St
James Morris 38 Brush Maker Y
Ann 37 N
Lavinia 14 Y
Charles 13 Y
Harriett 11 Y
Louisa 10 Y
Edmund 9 Y
Matilda 7 Y
Emily 5 Y
Alfred 2 Y

Looking for Ann's maiden name and the marriage.


Charles, Harriet & Louisa were also bap. on the same day as Lavinia. James gives his occ. as Britches Maker.


EDIT: Subsequent censuses have Ann b. Rotherhithe.
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Thanks Geoff.

I have no clue as to which marriage might be the right one.

Arrived 1 Aug 1855 per 'Lloyds'
Leist Edward 25 Carpenter & Joiner London Edward & Sarah father living mother dead CE Both None Good None £5 A I Acc
Harriett 25 - London James & Ann Morris mother living father dead CE Both
Sarah 18 mos

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HO107 Piece 1510 Folio 366 Page 18
Civil Parish: St. Anne Soho Within the Liberty of Westminster
County: Middlesex
Registration District: Strand
Sub-RD: St. Anne Soho
ED: 13
No of Schedule: 68
Address: Porter St
Ann Morris Head Widow 46 Rotherhithe
Lavinia Morris dau Unm 24 Millliner's Assistant Westminster St Anne Soho
Harriot Morris dau Unm 21 Tailoress Westminster St Anne Soho
Louisa Morris dau Unm 20 Tailoress Westminster St James
Edmund Morris son 17 Servant at Linen Drapers Pimlico
Matilda Morris dau 15 Scholar Pimlico
Emily Morris dau 14 Scholar Pimlico
Walter Morris son 9 Scholar Pimlico
Frederick Morris son 7 Scholar Pimlico

I have not traced Ann after 1851.

RG9 Piece 61 Folio 62 Page 31
St James Westminster, London, Middlesex
Ecclesiastical Parish St Luke
Registration District St James Westminster
Address: Berwick St
Ann Morris Head Widow F 55 Rotherhithe, Surrey
Louisa Morris Dau F 34 St Anne Soho, Middlesex
Walter Morris Son M 19 St Georges Westminster, Middlesex
Fredk Morris Son M 16 St Georges Westminster, Middlesex
George Porter Boarder M 19 St Sepulchres City Of L, Middlesex
This looks like Lavinia in 1871..

Town: London
RD: Strand
Sub-RD: Charing Cross
ED: 4; Piece: 358; Folio: 10; Page: 14

Lavinia Morris 44 lodger b. St Annis, London. Seamstress.


EDIT: Possible death:

Lavinia Ann Morris
Q1 1907
Age 80
RD: Edmonton
3a, 370
London C of E Marriages:
Walter Henry Thomas Morris
Age: 23
Spouse: Jessie Ann Barrar
Spouse Age: 17
Marriage, 24 Sep 1865
Parish: Holy Trinity, Haverstock Hill
Father: James Morris [Occ = Bird Fancier]
Spouse Father: James Robert Barrar [Gentleman]


EDIT: Lavinia was a witness.
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Thanks Geoff.

Very different occupations for James.

Lots of possible deaths for Ann 1861 - 1871 in London, Middlesex, Surrey.


County: London
RD: Pancras
Sub RD: Kentish Town
ED: 52; Piece: 140; Folio: 111; Page: 54

Frederick Morris 47 widower. b. St Pancras. Chair & Sofa maker [possibly]

Not found a marriage yet..

An error. Either by the biographer or the printer.

There is a tree but don't know if we can take documents from it that can be read.

Death Certificate Henry Leist died 6 Jan 1876 Surry Hills New South Wales Australia
CATEGORY: Document
ATTACHED TO: Harriet Eliza Morris (born 1830)

Death Certificate Louisa Charlotte Leist died 16 Sep 1861 Surry Hills New South Wales Australia
CATEGORY: Document
ATTACHED TO: Harriet Eliza Morris (born 1830)

Marriage Certificate Edward Frederick Leist and Harriet Eliza Morris married 20 Oct 1851 St Martin in the Fields Middlesex
CATEGORY: Document
ATTACHED TO: Harriet Eliza Morris (born 1830)
I've only seen one tree for this family and nothing traceable for Ann :rolleyes:

This is what it gives for the marriage, I haven't been able to validate it..

"Ann PASK (1804-)
8 MAY 1826 Westminster, London, England
St Magarets

Lots more

Birth Certificate Sarah Louisa Leist born 8 Feb 1854 Westminster Middlesex England
CATEGORY: Document
ATTACHED TO: Harriet Eliza Morris (born 1830)

Oh great. :rolleyes:

The sign in to "A" does not work in Opera.

Alfred John Pask Morris
Birth: 15 Mar 1839
Baptism: 14 Apr 1839
Baptism Place: Saint Martin IN The Fields,Westminster
Parents = James Morris & Ann