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trying to find info on joseph lee


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can anyone help please.i am trying to trace a joseph lee b1858. d14/11/1940.married elvira burton b1868. d18/12/1933.joseph was from gypsy decent that is why i cant find any info on them. they lived in the caerphilly area and had 5 children herbert b1893.godfrey horace b?.olive b1900.marcel b1902.roland alfonso b1907.


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Robin Hood County
Hi Dave,

Have you found them on the census? as I found these.

Civil parish Abersychan
RD Pontypool
Sub RD Pontypool

Old Furnace

James Lee head married age 25 occ hawker born Swansea Glamorgan
Angelina wife age 22 born?
-----dau age 2 born Pontypridd
George Burton head age 19 occ hawker born Shropshire
----- sister age 23 occ hawker born Cardiff
Mary Burton mother widow age 60 occ hawker born Dolly Green Radnorshire
Calab Hern? ----head age 51 occ hawker born Nothampton
------ wife age 45 occ hawker
Greensed? son age 9
Edmund son age 6 born Cardiff
Joseph Lee head age 30 occ hawker born Llanelly Carmarthenshire
Matilda wife age 25 occ hawker
Olive dau age 2
John Buckland head age 30 born Brecon
Emily wife age 28 occ hawker born Hay Brecon
Frederick Buckland (a line has been put through no other details)
Shelock dau age 1 born Glamorgan

Some of the places and names are not to clear. Each family are in seperate households.

Class RG13
Piece 44944
Folio 160
Page 19

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