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Thomas Foster 1817 Lincolnshire

davelambert271

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Hi - I have a problem with his parents.

Thomas married Sarah Ann Thompson in 1846
census
1851 - HO107-2364-320-15 Cordwainer
1861 - RG9-3600-80-8 Shoemaker/Inn keeper
1871 - RG10-4799-118-9 Licence Victualer
He was born in Twigmore (near Messingham) Lincolnshire, but moved to Burton Pidsea in the East Riding of Yorkshire

In 1841 ref HO107-640-17/24-15 I believe he is living in Messingham with siblings, one being Robert aged 20 app shoemaker. In 1851 ref RG09-3579-5-3 Robert who was born in Messingham has married and is living in Hedon, Hull which is a stones throw from Burton Pidsea.

If this is correct then I am looking for parents of Thomas, Robert, Rebecca, Eliza and William

Twigmore is a very rural area of Lincolnshire. The only other Fosters I can see on FS, born in there are John 1817, Mary 1820 William 1823, all born to a John and Mary, and Ann 1825, born to John and Ann. In 1851/61 William is living in Church St next door to John and Ann. Is Ann a 2nd marriage

There is a tree which gives Thomas's parents as John and Ann Shadford in 1815 Messingham but I don't know where this comes from

Anyone any ideas please

dave
 

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