Jane Bilson

ID# 20154, born 1859
Father*Joseph Bilson born 1825, died 1862
Mother*Jane Bailey born 1826
     Jane Bilson, daughter of Joseph Bilson and Jane Bailey, was born in Derby, Derbyshire, in 1859, derived from Census information.


     The 1861 U.K.Census  listed her as a daughter of the Head of Household - Joseph Bilson, at 9 Lower Carrington Street, Derby, Derbyshire, who is recorded as -
          Joseph Bilson     Head     Married     36     Turner & Fitter     DBY. Derby.1
     Jane's entry for the 1861 Census was recorded as -
          Jane Bilson     Daughter     2     DBY. Derby.1
Last Edited13 Apr. 2007

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  1. [S1861] The 1861 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 6/7 April 1861. PRO Ref: RG9 Piece: 2505; Folio: 7; Page 14; Schedule 73.

Joseph Bilson

ID# 20155, born 1860
Father*Joseph Bilson born 1825, died 1862
Mother*Jane Bailey born 1826
     Joseph Bilson, son of Joseph Bilson and Jane Bailey, was born in Derby, Derbyshire, in 1860, derived from Census information.

     Joseph's entry for the 1861 Census was recorded as -
          Joseph Bilson     Son     9m     DBY. Derby.1

     The 1861 U.K.Census  listed him as a son of the Head of Household - Joseph Bilson, at 9 Lower Carrington Street, Derby, Derbyshire, who is recorded as -
          Joseph Bilson     Head     Married     36     Turner & Fitter     DBY. Derby.1
Last Edited13 Apr. 2007

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  1. [S1861] The 1861 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 6/7 April 1861. PRO Ref: RG9 Piece: 2505; Folio: 7; Page 14; Schedule 73.

Mary

ID# 20156, born 1796
     Mary was born in Belper, Derbyshire, in 1796.1


     Mary was married to George Bailey around 1825.

     The 1851 U.K.Census listed her as the Wife of the Head of Household - George Bailey, at Litchurch Street, Derby, Derbyshire, who is recorded as -
          George Bailey     Head     Married     47     Shoe Maker     HAM. Christ Church.2
     Mary's entry for the 1851 Census was recorded as -
          Mary Bailey     Wife     Married     55     ---     DBY. Belper.2

     The 1861 U.K.Census listed her as the Wife of the Head of Household - George Bailey, at 54 Litchurch Street, Litchurch, Derby, Derbyshire, who is recorded as -
          George Bailey     Head     Married     58     Cord Wainer     HAM. Christ Church.3
     Mary's entry for the 1861 Census was recorded as -
          Mary Bailey     Wife     Married     65     ---     DBY. Belper.3

          In the 1871 U.K.Census, held on Sunday, 2 April 1871, Mary was recorded as the Head of the Household at 54 Litchurch Street, Derby, Derbyshire, also in the Household were Jane Bilson, Francis Bilson, Charlotte Bilson, Frederick G. Bilson, Joseph W. Bilson and Arthur J. Bilson,
     the listing for the Household is -
          ; Mary Bailey     Head     Widow     75     ---     DBY. Belper.4
          ; Jane Bilson     Lodger     Widow     45     Silk Hand     DBY. Wirksworth.4
          ; Francis Bilson     Son     Unmarried     22     Iron Turner     DBY. Derby.4
          ; Charlotte Bilson     Daughter     Unmarried     20     Silk Hand     DBY. Derby.4
          ; Frederick G. Bilson     Son     14     Works at Iron Works     DBY. Litchurch.4
          ; Joseph W. Bilson     Son     10     Scholar     DBY. Litchurch.4
          ; Arthur J. Bilson     Son     8     Scholar     DBY. Litchurch.4

Family

George Bailey born 1804
Children
Last Edited29 Dec. 2014

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Citations

  1. [S122] Details have also been derived or estimated from Census information.
  2. [S1851] The 1851 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 29/30 March 1851. PRO Ref: HO 107 / Piece: 2143; Folio: 462; Page 14; Schedule 54.
  3. [S1861] The 1861 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 6/7 April 1861. PRO Ref: RG9 Piece: 2505; Folio: 44; Page 10; Schedule 58.
  4. [S1871] The 1871 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 1/2 April 1871. PRO Ref: RG10 Piece: 3574; Folio: 59; Page 11; Schedule 72.

Joseph W. Bilson

ID# 20157, born 1861
Father*Joseph Bilson born 1825, died 1862
Mother*Jane Bailey born 1826
     Joseph W. Bilson, son of Joseph Bilson and Jane Bailey, was born in Litchurch, Derby, Derbyshire, in 1861, derived from Census information.


     The 1871 U.K.Census  listed him as a son of the Head of Household - Mary, at 54 Litchurch Street, Derby, Derbyshire, who is recorded as -
          Mary Bailey     Head     Widow     75     ---     DBY. Belper.1
     Joseph's entry for the 1871 Census was recorded as -
          Joseph W. Bilson     Son     10     Scholar     DBY. Litchurch.1
Last Edited13 Apr. 2007

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Citations

  1. [S1871] The 1871 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 1/2 April 1871. PRO Ref: RG10 Piece: 3574; Folio: 59; Page 11; Schedule 72.

Arthur J. Bilson

ID# 20158, born 1863
Father*Joseph Bilson born 1825, died 1862
Mother*Jane Bailey born 1826
     Arthur J. Bilson, son of Joseph Bilson and Jane Bailey, was born in Litchurch, Derby, Derbyshire, in 1863, derived from Census information.


     The 1871 U.K.Census  listed him as a son of the Head of Household - Mary, at 54 Litchurch Street, Derby, Derbyshire, who is recorded as -
          Mary Bailey     Head     Widow     75     ---     DBY. Belper.1
     Arthur's entry for the 1871 Census was recorded as -
          Arthur J. Bilson     Son     8     Scholar     DBY. Litchurch.1
Last Edited13 Apr. 2007

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Citations

  1. [S1871] The 1871 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 1/2 April 1871. PRO Ref: RG10 Piece: 3574; Folio: 59; Page 11; Schedule 72.

George Bailey

ID# 20159, born 1804
Father*William Bailey born 1777
     George Bailey, son of William Bailey, was born in Christchurch, Hampshire, in 1804, derived from Census information.


     George Bailey was married to Mary around 1825.

          In the 1851 U.K.Census, held on Sunday, 30 March 1851, George was recorded as the Head of the Household at Litchurch Street, Derby, Derbyshire, also in the Household were Mary Bailey, Eliza Bailey and Elizabeth Bailey,
     the listing for the Household is -
          ; George Bailey     Head     Married     47     Shoe Maker     HAM. Christ Church.1
          ; Mary Bailey     Wife     Married     55     ---     DBY. Belper.1
          ; Eliza Bailey     Daughter     Unmarried     19     Silk Mill Hand     DBY. Melbourne.1
          ; Elizabeth Bailey     Daughter     Unmarried     17     Silk Mill Hand     DBY. Derby St. Peter's.1

          In the 1861 U.K.Census, held on Sunday, 7 April 1861, George was recorded as the Head of the Household at 54 Litchurch Street, Litchurch, Derby, Derbyshire, also in the Household were Mary Bailey and William Bailey,
     the listing for the Household is -
          ; George Bailey     Head     Married     58     Cord Wainer     HAM. Christ Church.2
          ; Mary Bailey     Wife     Married     65     ---     DBY. Belper.2
          ; William Bailey     Father     Widower     84     Retired from R. Artillery     DBY. Melbourne.2

Family

Mary born 1796
Children
Last Edited13 Apr. 2007

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Citations

  1. [S1851] The 1851 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 29/30 March 1851. PRO Ref: HO 107 / Piece: 2143; Folio: 462; Page 14; Schedule 54.
  2. [S1861] The 1861 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 6/7 April 1861. PRO Ref: RG9 Piece: 2505; Folio: 44; Page 10; Schedule 58.

Eliza Bailey

ID# 20160, born 1832
Father*George Bailey born 1804
Mother*Mary born 1796
     Eliza Bailey, daughter of George Bailey and Mary, was born in Melbourne, Derbyshire, in 1832, derived from Census information.


     The 1851 U.K.Census  listed her as a daughter of the Head of Household - George Bailey, at Litchurch Street, Derby, Derbyshire, who is recorded as -
          George Bailey     Head     Married     47     Shoe Maker     HAM. Christ Church.1
     Eliza's entry for the 1851 Census was recorded as -
          Eliza Bailey     Daughter     Unmarried     19     Silk Mill Hand     DBY. Melbourne.1
Last Edited13 Apr. 2007

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Citations

  1. [S1851] The 1851 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 29/30 March 1851. PRO Ref: HO 107 / Piece: 2143; Folio: 462; Page 14; Schedule 54.

Elizabeth Bailey

ID# 20161, born 1834
Father*George Bailey born 1804
Mother*Mary born 1796
     Elizabeth Bailey, daughter of George Bailey and Mary, was born in Derby, Derbyshire, in 1834, derived from Census information.


     The 1851 U.K.Census  listed her as a daughter of the Head of Household - George Bailey, at Litchurch Street, Derby, Derbyshire, who is recorded as -
          George Bailey     Head     Married     47     Shoe Maker     HAM. Christ Church.1
     Elizabeth's entry for the 1851 Census was recorded as -
          Elizabeth Bailey     Daughter     Unmarried     17     Silk Mill Hand     DBY. Derby St. Peter's.1
Last Edited13 Apr. 2007

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Citations

  1. [S1851] The 1851 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 29/30 March 1851. PRO Ref: HO 107 / Piece: 2143; Folio: 462; Page 14; Schedule 54.

William Bailey

ID# 20162, born 1777
     William Bailey was born in Melbourne, Derbyshire, in 1777.1


     The U.K.Census of 7 April 1861 listed him as the Father of the Head of Household - George Bailey, at 54 Litchurch Street, Litchurch, Derby, Derbyshire, who is recorded as -
          George Bailey     Head     Married     58     Cord Wainer     HAM. Christ Church.2
     William's entry for the 1861 Census was recorded as -
          William Bailey     Father     Widower     84     Retired from R. Artillery     DBY. Melbourne.2

Family

Child
Last Edited27 May 2007

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Citations

  1. [S122] Details have also been derived or estimated from Census information.
  2. [S1861] The 1861 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 6/7 April 1861. PRO Ref: RG9 Piece: 2505; Folio: 44; Page 10; Schedule 58.

Ernest Charles Little

ID# 20163, born 1886, died 1940
     Ernest Charles Little was born in London in 1886, his Birth was Registered at the Hackney Register Office in the Jul-Aug-Sep Quarter of 1886.1

     Ernest Charles Little was married to Ada Violet Adamson, daughter of George Frederick Adamson and Emmeline Sweeney, in Edmonton, London, in 1921.
     Their Marriage was recorded in the Edmonton Registration District in the Apr-May-Jun Quarter of 1921.2

     Ernest Charles Little died in 1940 in Essex, his Death was Registered at the Southend-on-Sea Register Office in the Jan-Feb-Mar Quarter of 1940, He was survived by his wife, Ada.3

Family

Ada Violet Adamson born 1886, died 1964
Child
Last Edited8 Jul. 2012

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Citations

  1. [S107] General Register Office - Index of Births, Q3 1886 Hackney 1b 524.
  2. [S108] General Register Office - Index of Marriages, Q2 1921 Edmonton 3a 1397.
  3. [S109] General Register Office - Index of Deaths, Q1 1940 Southend on Sea 4a 1772 aged 53 years.

Stella Marie Eileen Little

ID# 20164, born 13 March 1922, died February 1991
Father*Ernest Charles Little born 1886, died 1940
Mother*Ada Violet Adamson born 1886, died 1964
Relationship6th great-granddaughter of Thomas Adamson
     Stella Marie Eileen Little, daughter of Ernest Charles Little and Ada Violet Adamson, was born in 3 Violet Road, Leyton, West Ham, Essex, on Monday, 13 March 1922.
     The details from the Birth Certificate are - Entry #142 - Stella Marie; Girl; daughter of Ernest Charles Little, Master Pianoforte maker of Tottenham and Ada Violet Little formerly Adamson. Informant - E.C.Little, Father of 36 Lordsmead Road, Tottenham on 1 April 1922. Stella Marie Eileen, Name Entered after Registration.1,2      Stella became a Nun in an Order based in Cumbria for some time.3

     Stella Marie Eileen Little, daughter of Ernest Charles Little and Ada Violet Adamson, died in February 1991 in Kent, her Death was Registered at the Dover Register Office in the February of 1991.4
Last Edited24 Nov. 2008

Citations

  1. [S107] General Register Office - Index of Births, Q2 1922 W.Ham 4a 640A Mother's Maiden Name: ADAMSON.
  2. [S201] Certified Copy of a Marriage Certificate given at the General Register Office. Birth details supplied by Heather Eaton by e-mail on 5 October 2008.
  3. [S486] "Personal Research of Heather Eaton", between 1980 and 2015 Details supplied by Heather Eaton by e-mail on 5 October 2008.
  4. [S109] General Register Office - Index of Deaths, Stella Marie Little DoB 2 November 1920 DoR Feb. 1991 Dover, Kent 16 1359 291.

Florence Gertrude Cook

ID# 20165, born 1889, died 1975
Mother*Gertrude Hunt
     Florence Gertrude Cook, daughter of Gertrude Hunt, was born in Putney, London, in 1889.1


     Florence Gertrude Cook, daughter of Gertrude Hunt, was married to Laurence Collard Adamson, son of George Frederick Adamson and Emmeline Sweeney, in West Ham, London, in 1915.
     Their Marriage was recorded in the West Ham Registration District in the Jul-Aug-Sep Quarter of 1915.2

     Florence Gertrude Adamson was left a Widow on the death of her husband, Laurence in 1957.1

     Florence Gertrude Adamson, daughter of Gertrude Hunt, died in 1975, in Aveley House, Stourport, Worcestershire.1

Family

Laurence Collard Adamson born 21 February 1890, died 1957
Children
Last Edited20 Nov. 2008

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Citations

  1. [S486] "Personal Research of Heather Eaton", between 1980 and 2015 Details supplied by Heather Eaton by e-mail on 5 October 2008.
  2. [S108] General Register Office - Index of Marriages, Q3 1915 West Ham 4a 1044.

Leslie Adamson

ID# 20166, born 1917, died 1917
Father*Laurence Collard Adamson born 21 Feb. 1890, died 1957
Mother*Florence Gertrude Cook born 1889, died 1975
Relationship6th great-grandson of Thomas Adamson
     Leslie Adamson, son of Laurence Collard Adamson and Florence Gertrude Cook, was born in London in 1917, his Birth was Registered at the Edmonton Register Office in the Jan-Feb-Mar Quarter of 1917.1

     Leslie Adamson, son of Laurence Collard Adamson and Florence Gertrude Cook, died in 1917 in London, his Death was Registered at the Edmonton Register Office in the Jan-Feb-Mar Quarter of 1917.2
Last Edited22 Nov. 2008

Citations

  1. [S107] General Register Office - Index of Births, Q1 1917 Edmonton 3a 956 Mother's Maiden Name: COOK.
  2. [S109] General Register Office - Index of Deaths, Q1 1917 Edmonton 3a 793 age 0.

Moira Dorothy Adamson

ID# 20167, born 17 September 1922, died 14 October 2006
Father*Laurence Collard Adamson born 21 Feb. 1890, died 1957
Mother*Florence Gertrude Cook born 1889, died 1975
Relationship6th great-granddaughter of Thomas Adamson
     Moira Dorothy Adamson, daughter of Laurence Collard Adamson and Florence Gertrude Cook, was born in Edmonton, London, on Sunday, 17 September 1922, her Birth was Registered at the Edmonton Register Office in the Oct-Nov-Dec Quarter of 1922.1

     Moira Dorothy Mattocks, daughter of Laurence Collard Adamson and Florence Gertrude Cook, died on Saturday, 14 October 2006, in Adam Street, Kidderminster, Worcestershire.2
Last Edited20 Nov. 2008

Citations

  1. [S107] General Register Office - Index of Births, Q4 1922 Edmonton 3a 735 Mother's Maiden Name: COOK.
  2. [S109] General Register Office - Index of Deaths, DoB 17 September 1922 DoR October 2006 Worcester, Worcestershire.

Elizabeth Mills

ID# 20168, born around 1900
     Elizabeth Mills was born around 1900.


     Elizabeth Mills was married to Ernest Adamson, son of Charles Henry Adamson and Sarah Annie Johnson, in Islington, London, in 1920.
     Their Marriage was recorded in the Islington Registration District in the Oct-Nov-Dec Quarter of 1920.1
Last Edited20 Nov. 2008

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Citations

  1. [S108] General Register Office - Index of Marriages, Q4 1920 Islington 1b 480.

Esther Tipper

ID# 20170, born 1807, died September 1832
Father*Joseph Tipper born 9 Jun. 1778, died Dec. 1835
Mother*Ann Taylor born say 1776, died 1 Sep. 1848
Relationships4th great-granddaughter of Richard Tipper
6th great-granddaughter of Hugh Tipper
2nd great-granddaughter of John Tipper
2nd great-niece of George Tipper
1st cousin 2 times removed of George Tipper
Granddaughter of Samuel Tipper
2nd cousin of Robert Tipper
     Esther Tipper, daughter of Joseph Tipper and Ann Taylor, was born in 1807.
     She was Baptised on Sunday, 22 February 1807.
     ; Esther Tipper, daughter of Joseph and Ann Tipper was Baptised.1

     Esther Tipper, daughter of Joseph Tipper and Ann Taylor, died in September 1832, in Derbyshire.
     She was buried in The Congregational Chapel, Belper on Friday, 21 September 1832.
     Belper Parish Register Entry - '#403 - age 25 years.2'


Esther Tipper is entered into the Project as part of a One Name Study,
It is our intention to attempt to link ALL persons with the Surname of TIPPER and their families,
originating in Staffordshire and Derbyshire.3
ChartsTipper - Cheadle; Leek & the Potteries Group of Tipper Families
Tipper - Hanbury & Tutbury Group of the Lower Dove Valley Tipper Families
Tipper - Tutbury 2 Group of the Lower Dove Valley Tipper Families
Tipper - Ashbourne/Derby Group of the Upper Dove Valley Tipper Families
Last Edited20 Jul. 2011

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Citations

  1. [S1003] International Genealogical Index (IGI). Online http://www.familysearch.org . The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, © 1999-2005.
  2. [S335] Heather Eaton, "Derbyshire Burial Index", details extracted by Chris Tipper.
  3. [S3000] This Person is eligible for the TIPPER One Name Study. Information researched and supplied by Chris Tipper & Martin Jackson, the Compiler of the Web Site.

Cordelia Draycott

ID# 20171, born 1874, died 1949
     Cordelia Draycott was born in Seagrave, Leicester, Leicestershire, in 1874, derived from Census information.


     Cordelia Draycott was married to Benjamin Hurd, son of Benjamin Hurd and Kezia Fletcher, in Derbyshire in 1897.
     Their Marriage was recorded in the Barrow on Soar Registration District in the Jul-Aug-Sep Quarter of 1897.1

     The 1901 U.K.Census listed her as the Wife of the Head of Household - Benjamin Hurd, at 68 Buxlow Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, who is recorded as -
          Benjamin Hurd     Head     Married     27     Painter (House)     LEI. Leicester.2
     Cordelia's entry for the 1901 Census was recorded as -
          Cordelia Hurd     Wife     Married     27     ---     LEI. Seagrave.2

     The 1911 U.K.Census listed her as the Wife of the Head of Household - Benjamin Hurd, at 68 Buxton Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, who is recorded as -
          Benjamin Hurd     Head     37     Married     Painter & Paper Hanger     LEI. Leicester.3
     Cordelia's entry for the 1911 Census was recorded as -
          Cordelia Hurd     Wife     37     Married 13 years, Children (2) (2) (0),     ---     LEI. Seagrave.3

     Cordelia Draycott was left a Widow on the Death of her husband, Benjamin, whose Death was Registered in the Leicester Registration District, in the Apr-May-Jun Quarter of 1942.4

     Cordelia Hurd died in 1949 in Leicestershire, her Death was Registered at the Leicester Register Office in the Jan-Feb-Mar Quarter of 1949.5

Family

Benjamin Hurd born 1873, died 1942
Children
Last Edited2 Mar. 2011

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Citations

  1. [S108] General Register Office - Index of Marriages, Q3 1897 Barrow S. 7a 339.
  2. [S1901] The 1901 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 30/31 March 1901. PRO Ref: RG13 Piece: 2997; Folio: 180; Page 41; Schedule 219.
  3. [S1911] The 1911 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 2 April 1911. PRO Ref: RG14 PN19238 RG78 PN1151 RD407 SD2 ED21 SN105.
  4. [S109] General Register Office - Index of Deaths, Q2 1942 Leicester 7a 360 age 68.
  5. [S109] General Register Office - Index of Deaths, Q1 1949 (76) Leicester 7a 662.

Benjamin Percival Draycott Hurd

ID# 20172, born 30 August 1899, died 1969
Father*Benjamin Hurd born 1873, died 1942
Mother*Cordelia Draycott born 1874, died 1949
     Benjamin Percival Draycott Hurd, son of Benjamin Hurd and Cordelia Draycott, was born in Leicester, Leicestershire, on Wednesday, 30 August 1899, his Birth was Registered at the Leicester Register Office in the Oct-Nov-Dec Quarter of 1899.1,2

     The 1901 U.K.Census  listed him as a son of the Head of Household - Benjamin Hurd, at 68 Buxlow Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, who is recorded as -
          Benjamin Hurd     Head     Married     27     Painter (House)     LEI. Leicester.3
     Benjamin's entry for the 1901 Census was recorded as -
          Benjamin P.D. Hurd     Son     1     LEI. Leicester.3

     The 1911 U.K.Census  listed him as a son of the Head of Household - Benjamin Hurd, at 68 Buxton Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, who is recorded as -
          Benjamin Hurd     Head     37     Married     Painter & Paper Hanger     LEI. Leicester.4
     Benjamin's entry for the 1911 Census was recorded as -
          Benjamin Percival Draycott Hurd     Son     11     School     LEI. Leicester.4

     Benjamin Percival Draycott Hurd, son of Benjamin Hurd and Cordelia Draycott, died in 1969 in Leicester, Leicestershire, his Death was Registered at the Leicester Register Office in the Apr-May-Jun Quarter of 1969.5
Last Edited17 Dec. 2011

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Citations

  1. [S107] General Register Office - Index of Births, Q4 1899 Leicester 7a 226.
  2. [S120] Martin Jackson has included these details by using information from other resources:-      Date of Birth extracted from Death Registration details.
  3. [S1901] The 1901 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 30/31 March 1901. PRO Ref: RG13 Piece: 2997; Folio: 180; Page 41; Schedule 219.
  4. [S1911] The 1911 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 2 April 1911. PRO Ref: RG14 PN19238 RG78 PN1151 RD407 SD2 ED21 SN105.
  5. [S109] General Register Office - Index of Deaths, Q2 1969 Leicester 3a 1652 DoB 30 August 1899.

Ann Spencer

ID# 20173, born 1829
Father*William Spencer born abt 1796
Mother*Sarah born abt 1790
     Ann Spencer, daughter of William Spencer and Sarah, was born in Appleby, Leicestershire, in 1829.1


          The U.K.Census of 6 June 1841 listed her in the Household of William Spencer, at Duck Puddle, Appleby, Leicestershire, who is listed as -
     William Spencer     45     Ag. Lab.     No.2
     Ann's entry for the 1841 Census was recorded as -
          Ann Spencer     12     ---     No.2
Last Edited17 Apr. 2007

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Citations

  1. [S122] Details have also been derived or estimated from Census information.
  2. [S1841] The 1841 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 5/6 June 1841. PRO Ref: HO 107 / Piece: 191 / 1; Folio: 8; Page 10.
    Details recorded are:- Names; Age & Sex; Profession, Trade & Employment; Where Born (Y= in County of enumeration; N= Scotland, Ireland or Foreign Parts) only. Please note that in this Census, ages up to 15 are listed as they were reported/recorded but ages over 15 were rounded to the nearest 5 years (ie a person aged 53 would be listed on the census as 50 years).

John William Holmes

ID# 20174, born 23 July 1879, died 15 December 1948
Father*Reuben Holmes born 27 Jun. 1855, died 17 Apr. 1929
Mother*Ellen Alton born 6 Jun. 1856, died 22 Feb. 1937
John William Holmes
1878 - 1848
     John William Holmes, son of Reuben Holmes and Ellen Alton, was born in Derby, Derbyshire, on Wednesday, 23 July 1879, his Birth was Registered at the Derby Register Office in the Jul-Aug-Sep Quarter of 1879.1,2

     The 1881 U.K.Census  listed him as a son of the Head of Household - Reuben Holmes, at The Bakehouse, Derby Road, Etwall, Derbyshire, who is recorded as -
          Reuben Holmes     Head     Married     25     Baker     DBY. Derby.3
     John's entry for the 1881 Census was recorded as -
          John William Holmes     Son     1     DBY. Derby.3

          The U.K.Census of 5 April 1891 listed him as a Grandson of the Head of Household - William Alton, at 36 Agard Street, Derby, Derbyshire, who is recorded as -
     William Alton     Head     Married     63     Surgical Bandage Maker     DBY. Belper.4
     John's entry for the 1891 Census was recorded as -
          John W. Holmes     Gdson     12     Scholar     DBY. Derby.4      Although he would eventually earn his living as a blacksmith and carpenter, John William Holmes also had military inclinations. On February 15th 1899, he enlisted with the King's Dragoon Guards. He was discharged, however, on March 2nd 1899, which was his right to do within 3 months. Later, he served four years in the 1st Volunteer Battalion of the Derby Regiment, the so-called Sherwood Foresters Volunteer Battalion. During World War One, he served in the 139th Overseas Battalion, Northumberland Battalion in the Canadian Expeditionary Force.5

     John William Holmes, son of Reuben Holmes and Ellen Alton, was married to Selina Bull, daughter of William Bull and Charlotte Bilson, in Derby, Derbyshire, on Tuesday, 29 August 1899.
     Their Marriage was recorded in the Derby Registration District in the Jul-Aug-Sep Quarter of 1899.6

          In the 1901 U.K.Census, held on Sunday, 31 March 1901, John was recorded as the Head of the Household at 25 Milton Street, Derby, Derbyshire, also in the Household were Selina Holmes and Florence May Holmes,
     the listing for the Household is -
          ; John William Holmes     Head     Married     21     Blacksmith's Striker     DBY. Derby.7
          ; Selina Holmes     Wife     Married     21     ---     DBY. Derby.7
          ; Florence M. Holmes     Daughter     10m     ---     DBY. Derby.7      "According to the 1911 Census of Canada, John William and Selina Holmes lived at 54 Wychwood Road, in Toronto (not far from 1366 Bathurst Street). The census also records that they arrived in Canada in 1904 (It would seem most likely that the entire Holmes family arrived at the same time.) By 1916, when John William signed his Paper of Attestation for the Canadian Army, the family lived at 85 Wychwood Avenue. The 1920 City of Toronto Directory records the family as living at 13 Alcina Avenue, very close to his parents' bakery. In 1924, the family lived at 18A Vaughan Road; in 1933 they lived at 110 Alcina Avenue. By 1937, John William and Selina lived at 116 Hope Street. Selina died there in 1937; John died there in 1948. John William Holmes is buried in the Veteran's section of Prospect Cemetery; his wife is buried nearby. John William and Selina Holmes had four children who lived to adulthood: Florence May, Frank Frederick William, Ernest Alan, and Gladys Holmes. They also had a daughter, Ellen. She was born in Toronto on September 13th 1906; she died there of cholera on August 25th 1907. Ellen Holmes is buried in Prospect Cemetery."5

     John William Holmes was left a Widower at the age of 57, on the death of his wife, Selina on 12 January 1937 in 116 Hope Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.1

     John William Holmes, son of Reuben Holmes and Ellen Alton, died on Wednesday, 15 December 1948, in 116 Hope Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.1

Family

Selina Bull born 30 November 1876, died 12 January 1937
Children
Last Edited22 Nov. 2008

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Citations

  1. [S99] E-mails from David G. Lamb to Martin Jackson,.
  2. [S107] General Register Office - Index of Births, Q3 1879 Derby 7b 493.
  3. [S1881] The 1881 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 3/4 April 1881. PRO Ref: RG11 Piece: 2755; Folio: 31; Page 13; Schedule 64.
  4. [S1891] The 1891 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 4/5 April 1891. PRO Ref: RG12 Piece: 2731; Folio: 46; Page: 3 ; Schedule 18.
  5. [S99] E-mails from David G. Lamb to Martin Jackson,.
  6. [S108] General Register Office - Index of Marriages, Q3 1899 Derby 7b 1096.
  7. [S1901] The 1901 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 30/31 March 1901. PRO Ref: RG13 Piece: 3220; Folio: 155; Page 10; Schedule 72.

Florence May Holmes

ID# 20175, born 22 May 1900
Father*John William Holmes born 23 Jul. 1879, died 15 Dec. 1948
Mother*Selina Bull born 30 Nov. 1876, died 12 Jan. 1937
     Florence May Holmes, daughter of John William Holmes and Selina Bull, was born in Derby, Derbyshire, on Tuesday, 22 May 1900.1


     The 1901 U.K.Census  listed her as a daughter of the Head of Household - John William Holmes, at 25 Milton Street, Derby, Derbyshire, who is recorded as -
          John William Holmes     Head     Married     21     Blacksmith's Striker     DBY. Derby.2      "On December 11th 1923, she married Ernest George Henry Ball (born on November 26th 1891). They had one son, Herbert. Ernie Ball passed away on May 14th 1939; Florence Ball passed away on March 7th 1956. They are both laid to rest in Prospect Cemetery.
Herbert Ball was born in Toronto around 1925. Like his father, who had served in World War One, Herb Ball also served his country, in the air force, in World War Two. For many years, Herb lived in Ajax, Ontario."1
Last Edited24 Apr. 2007

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  1. [S99] E-mails from David G. Lamb to Martin Jackson,.
  2. [S1901] The 1901 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 30/31 March 1901. PRO Ref: RG13 Piece: 3220; Folio: 155; Page 10; Schedule 72.

Reuben Holmes

ID# 20176, born 27 June 1855, died 17 April 1929
Father*John Holmes born 20 Jan. 1826, died 23 Aug. 1895
Mother*Elizabeth Haworth born 30 Aug. 1829, died 31 May 1890
     Reuben Holmes, son of John Holmes and Elizabeth Haworth, was born in Derby, Derbyshire, on Wednesday, 27 June 1855.1


     The 1861 U.K.Census  listed him as a son of the Head of Household - John Holmes, at 6 Sadler Gate Bridge, Derby, Derbyshire, who is recorded as -
          John Holmes     Head     Married     35     Baker     DBY. Ashbourne.2
     Reuben's entry for the 1861 Census was recorded as -
          Reuben Holmes     Son     5     Scholar     DBY. Derby.2

     The 1871 U.K.Census  listed him as a son of the Head of Household - John Holmes, at Grocer's Shop, 5 & 7 Abbey Street, Derby, Derbyshire, who is recorded as -
          John Holmes     Head     Married     45     Grocer & Flour Dealer     DBY. Ashbourne.3
     Reuben's entry for the 1871 Census was recorded as -
          Reuben Holmes     Son     16     Scholar     DBY. Derby.3

     Reuben Holmes was married to Ellen Alton on Tuesday, 2 February 1875 at Derbyshire.1

          In the 1881 U.K.Census, held on Sunday, 3 April 1881, Reuben was recorded as the Head of the Household at The Bakehouse, Derby Road, Etwall, Derbyshire, also in the Household were Ellen Holmes, Elizabeth A. Holmes and John William Holmes,
     the listing for the Household is -
          ; Reuben Holmes     Head     Married     25     Baker     DBY. Derby.4
          ; Ellen Holmes     Wife     Married     24     ---     DBY. Duffield.4
          ; Elizabeth A. Holmes     Daughter     5     Scholar     DBY. Derby.4
          ; John William Holmes     Son     1     DBY. Derby.4

     The U.K.Census of 5 April 1891 listed him as a Son in Law of the Head of Household - William Alton, at 36 Agard Street, Derby, Derbyshire, who is recorded as -
          William Alton     Head     Married     63     Surgical Bandage Maker     DBY. Belper.5
     Reuben's entry for the 1891 Census was recorded as -
          Reuben Holmes     Son in Law     Married     36     Baker     DBY. Derby.5

          In the 1901 U.K.Census, held on Sunday, 31 March 1901, Reuben was recorded as the Head of the Household at 57 Bridge Street, Derby, Derbyshire, also in the Household were Ellen Holmes, Ernest Reuben Holmes, Ethel Holmes and Arthur Holmes,
     the listing for the Household is -
          ; Reuben Holmes     Head     Married     48     Baker of Bread     DBY. Derby.6
          ; Ellen Holmes     Wife     Married     47     ---     DBY. Duffield.6
          ; Ernest Holmes     Son     Single     19     General Labourer     DBY. Etwall.6
          ; Ethel Holmes     Daughter     Single     13     ---     STS. Swadlincote.6
          ; Arthur Holmes     Son     10     ---     DBY. Derby.6      "In the years 1903-04, the lives of Reuben and Ellen Holmes changed dramatically, as the entire Holmes family moved from Derby to Toronto, Ontario. In all likelihood, they sailed from Liverpool, England to Halifax, Nova Scotia. From Halifax, they made their way to Toronto. By 1910, the following information appears in a directory for the city of Toronto: “HOLMES, Reuben baker 1366 Bathurst, h same.” It was from this location (photographed in 2005) that Reuben operated the Holmes Bakery. Another key source of information is the Canadian census of 1911. It shows Reuben and Ellen at 1366 Bathurst Street, with son Ernest, and his wife, Isabella. Also living with Reuben and Ellen were two nephews, Bertram Alton and Andrew Brooks (see below). By 1918, according to the City of Toronto directory, Reuben listed his occupation as “elevator operator;” in 1920 he was a “ship builder;” and in 1922, he was a “bailiff” at city hall. Reuben passed away in Toronto on April 17th 1929.
In the years 1903-04, the lives of Reuben and Ellen Holmes changed dramatically, as the entire Holmes family moved from Derby to Toronto, Ontario. In all likelihood, they sailed from Liverpool, England to Halifax, Nova Scotia. From Halifax, they made their way to Toronto. By 1910, the following information appears in a directory for the city of Toronto: “HOLMES, Reuben baker 1366 Bathurst, h same.” It was from this location (photographed here in 2005) that Reuben operated the Holmes Bakery. Another key source of information is the Canadian census of 1911. It shows Reuben and Ellen at 1366 Bathurst Street, with son Ernest, and his wife, Isabella. Also living with Reuben and Ellen were two nephews, Bertram Alton and Andrew Brooks (see below). By 1918, according to the City of Toronto directory, Reuben listed his occupation as “elevator operator;” in 1920 he was a “ship builder;” and in 1922, he was a “bailiff” at city hall. Reuben passed away in Toronto on April 17th 1929."7
     "As indicated in the Canadian 1911 census, Reuben and Ellen had opened their home to two nephews, Bert Alton and Andrew Brooks. The identity of Andrew Brooks is unknown; more is known about Bert Alton.
To begin, he was born William Bertam Alton in Derby on November 15th 1887. He was the son of Ellen Holmes' elder brother, William (b. 1855) and William's wife, Sarah Louisa Walker (1858-1905). On November 27th 1914, Bert Alton completed his Papers of Attestation to serve in the Canadian Expeditionary Force during World War One. Soon after his return to Canada, on August 9th 1919, Bert Alton married Agnes Theresa Prescott. Bert died in Toronto on January 30th 1971. He and his wife (who predeceased him) apparently had no children."8


     Reuben Holmes, son of John Holmes and Elizabeth Haworth, died on Wednesday, 17 April 1929, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, he was survived by his wife Ellen Holmes.8

Family

Ellen Alton born 6 June 1856, died 22 February 1937
Children
Last Edited24 Apr. 2007

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  1. [S99] E-mails from David G. Lamb to Martin Jackson,.
  2. [S1861] The 1861 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 6/7 April 1861. PRO Ref: RG9 Piece: 2504; Folio: 99; Page 13; Schedule 60.
  3. [S1871] The 1871 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 1/2 April 1871. PRO Ref: RG10 Piece: 3570; Folio: 45; Page: 1 ; Schedule: 1.
  4. [S1881] The 1881 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 3/4 April 1881. PRO Ref: RG11 Piece: 2755; Folio: 31; Page 13; Schedule 64.
  5. [S1891] The 1891 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 4/5 April 1891. PRO Ref: RG12 Piece: 2731; Folio: 46; Page: 3 ; Schedule 18.
  6. [S1901] The 1901 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 30/31 March 1901. PRO Ref: RG13 Piece: 3221; Folio: 105; Page 47; Schedule 294.
  7. [S99] E-mails from David G. Lamb to Martin Jackson,.
  8. [S99] E-mails from David G. Lamb to Martin Jackson,.

Ellen Alton

ID# 20177, born 6 June 1856, died 22 February 1937
Father*William Alton born 1828, died 1897
Mother*Grace Shaws born 1816, died 1897
Ellen Alton
1856 - 1937
     Ellen Alton, daughter of William Alton and Grace Shaws, was born in Duffield, Derbyshire, on Friday, 6 June 1856.


     Ellen Alton was married to Reuben Holmes on Tuesday, 2 February 1875 at Derbyshire.1

     The 1881 U.K.Census listed her as the Wife of the Head of Household - Reuben Holmes, at The Bakehouse, Derby Road, Etwall, Derbyshire, who is recorded as -
          Reuben Holmes     Head     Married     25     Baker     DBY. Derby.2
     Ellen's entry for the 1881 Census was recorded as -
          Ellen Holmes     Wife     Married     24     ---     DBY. Duffield.2

     The 1891 U.K.Census  listed her as a daughter of the Head of Household - William Alton, at 36 Agard Street, Derby, Derbyshire, who is recorded as -
          William Alton     Head     Married     63     Surgical Bandage Maker     DBY. Belper.3
     Ellen's entry for the 1891 Census was recorded as -
          Ellen Holmes     Daughter     Married     35     ---     DBY. Duffield.3

     The 1901 U.K.Census listed her as the Wife of the Head of Household - Reuben Holmes, at 57 Bridge Street, Derby, Derbyshire, who is recorded as -
          Reuben Holmes     Head     Married     48     Baker of Bread     DBY. Derby.4
     Ellen's entry for the 1901 Census was recorded as -
          Ellen Holmes     Wife     Married     47     ---     DBY. Duffield.4      "Following the death of her husband, Ellen continued to live in the same house, as shown in the 1930 Toronto City Directory: “HOLMES, Ellen, h 1366 Bathurst.” By 1931, Ellen was still at 1366 Bathurst, but now she was married to Samuel Glass. The last time that Ellen is found at 1366 Bathurst is in the Toronto City Directory of 1932. Samuel Glass must have died in that year, or soon after. Ellen died at 116 Hope Street, the home of her son, John William, on February 22nd 1937. She and Reuben are buried together in Prospect Cemetery, Toronto."5
     "As indicated in the Canadian 1911 census, Reuben and Ellen had opened their home to two nephews, Bert Alton and Andrew Brooks. The identity of Andrew Brooks is unknown; more is known about Bert Alton.
To begin, he was born William Bertam Alton in Derby on November 15th 1887. He was the son of Ellen Holmes' elder brother, William (b. 1855) and William's wife, Sarah Louisa Walker (1858-1905). On November 27th 1914, Bert Alton completed his Papers of Attestation to serve in the Canadian Expeditionary Force during World War One. Soon after his return to Canada, on August 9th 1919, Bert Alton married Agnes Theresa Prescott. Bert died in Toronto on January 30th 1971. He and his wife (who predeceased him) apparently had no children."6


     Ellen Holmes was left a Widow at the age of 72, on the death of her husband, Reuben on 17 April 1929 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.6

     Ellen Holmes, daughter of William Alton and Grace Shaws, died on Monday, 22 February 1937, in 116 Hope Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada,"the home of her son John William."6

Family

Reuben Holmes born 27 June 1855, died 17 April 1929
Children
Last Edited23 Aug. 2007

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  1. [S99] E-mails from David G. Lamb to Martin Jackson,.
  2. [S1881] The 1881 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 3/4 April 1881. PRO Ref: RG11 Piece: 2755; Folio: 31; Page 13; Schedule 64.
  3. [S1891] The 1891 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 4/5 April 1891. PRO Ref: RG12 Piece: 2731; Folio: 46; Page: 3 ; Schedule 18.
  4. [S1901] The 1901 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 30/31 March 1901. PRO Ref: RG13 Piece: 3221; Folio: 105; Page 47; Schedule 294.
  5. [S99] E-mails from David G. Lamb to Martin Jackson,.
  6. [S99] E-mails from David G. Lamb to Martin Jackson,.

Elizabeth A. Holmes

ID# 20178, born 1876
Father*Reuben Holmes born 27 Jun. 1855, died 17 Apr. 1929
Mother*Ellen Alton born 6 Jun. 1856, died 22 Feb. 1937
     Elizabeth A. Holmes, daughter of Reuben Holmes and Ellen Alton, was born in Derby, Derbyshire, in 1876.1


     The 1881 U.K.Census  listed her as a daughter of the Head of Household - Reuben Holmes, at The Bakehouse, Derby Road, Etwall, Derbyshire, who is recorded as -
          Reuben Holmes     Head     Married     25     Baker     DBY. Derby.2
     Elizabeth's entry for the 1881 Census was recorded as -
          Elizabeth A. Holmes     Daughter     5     Scholar     DBY. Derby.2
Last Edited17 Apr. 2007

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  1. [S122] Details have also been derived or estimated from Census information.
  2. [S1881] The 1881 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 3/4 April 1881. PRO Ref: RG11 Piece: 2755; Folio: 31; Page 13; Schedule 64.

William Alton

ID# 20179, born 1828, died 1897
     William Alton was born in 1828.


     William Alton was married to Grace Shaws on Sunday, 8 November 1857 at Duffield, Derbyshire.1

          In the 1891 U.K.Census, held on Sunday, 5 April 1891, William was recorded as the Head of the Household at 36 Agard Street, Derby, Derbyshire, also in the Household were Grace Alton, Reuben Holmes, Ellen Holmes, John William Holmes, Ernest Reuben Holmes, Ethel Holmes and Arthur Holmes,
     the listing for the Household is -
          ; William Alton     Head     Married     63     Surgical Bandage Maker     DBY. Belper.2
          ; Grace Alton     Wife     Married     75     ---     DBY. Hazlewood.2
          ; Reuben Holmes     Son in Law     Married     36     Baker     DBY. Derby.2
          ; Ellen Holmes     Daughter     Married     35     ---     DBY. Duffield.2
          ; John W. Holmes     Gdson     12     Scholar     DBY. Derby.2
          ; Ernest R. Holmes     Gdson     9     Scholar     DBY. Etwall.2
          ; Ethel Holmes     Gddaughter     4     STS. Swadlincote.2
          ; Arthur Holmes     Gdson     3m     DBY. Derby.2

     William Alton died in 1897.

Family

Grace Shaws born 1816, died 1897
Child
Last Edited17 Apr. 2007

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  1. [S99] E-mails from David G. Lamb to Martin Jackson,.
  2. [S1891] The 1891 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 4/5 April 1891. PRO Ref: RG12 Piece: 2731; Folio: 46; Page: 3 ; Schedule 18.

Grace Shaws

ID# 20180, born 1816, died 1897
     Grace Shaws was born in 1816.


     Grace Shaws was married to William Alton on Sunday, 8 November 1857 at Duffield, Derbyshire.1

     The 1891 U.K.Census listed her as the Wife of the Head of Household - William Alton, at 36 Agard Street, Derby, Derbyshire, who is recorded as -
          William Alton     Head     Married     63     Surgical Bandage Maker     DBY. Belper.2
     Grace's entry for the 1891 Census was recorded as -
          Grace Alton     Wife     Married     75     ---     DBY. Hazlewood.2

     Grace Shaws died in 1897.

Family

William Alton born 1828, died 1897
Child
Last Edited17 Apr. 2007

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  1. [S99] E-mails from David G. Lamb to Martin Jackson,.
  2. [S1891] The 1891 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 4/5 April 1891. PRO Ref: RG12 Piece: 2731; Folio: 46; Page: 3 ; Schedule 18.

Ernest Reuben Holmes

ID# 20181, born 27 May 1881, died 1967
Father*Reuben Holmes born 27 Jun. 1855, died 17 Apr. 1929
Mother*Ellen Alton born 6 Jun. 1856, died 22 Feb. 1937
Ernie & Bella Holmes with daughter Isabel
     Ernest Reuben Holmes, son of Reuben Holmes and Ellen Alton, was born in Etwall, Derbyshire, on Friday, 27 May 1881.1


          The U.K.Census of 5 April 1891 listed him as a Grandson of the Head of Household - William Alton, at 36 Agard Street, Derby, Derbyshire, who is recorded as -
     William Alton     Head     Married     63     Surgical Bandage Maker     DBY. Belper.2
     Ernest's entry for the 1891 Census was recorded as -
          Ernest R. Holmes     Gdson     9     Scholar     DBY. Etwall.2
     Ernest's entry for the 1901 Census was recorded as -
          Ernest Holmes     Son     Single     19     General Labourer     DBY. Etwall.3      "On January 23rd 1911, he married Isabella (Bella) O'Connor. The daughter of William and Mary O'Connor, she was born in Dundee, Scotland in May of 1884. On his marriage license, Ernest Holmes provided another clue about when the Holmes Family arrived in Canada, as he stated that he had been living in Toronto since June 1st 1903. According to the Canadian Census of 1911, Ernest & Bella lived with his parents. Like his father, Ernest listed his occupation as baker. On December 7th 1914, Ernest completed his Paper of Attestation to also join the Canadian Expeditionary Force. As with the 1911 census, he again listed his address as 1366 Bathurst Street, and his occupation as baker. Not surprisingly, he served as a baker in France.
Following World War One, Ernest returned to his family in Toronto. However, in the later 1920's, Ernest and Bella moved their three children, Isabel, Mary, and Frank, to British Columbia.
Isabel married Ken Wilson, and lived in Portland, Oregon as of 1969.
Mary married Harry Jacobson, and lived in Vancouver.
Frank lived at the family home on Lynn Valley Road. "

Ernie and Bella eventually came to live at 935 Lynn Valley Road in North Vancouver. Ernest died there in 1967; Bella passed away in 1969.4


     Ernest Reuben Holmes, son of Reuben Holmes and Ellen Alton, died in 1967, in 935 Lynn Valley Road, North Vancouver, Br.Columbia, Canada.4
Last Edited25 Apr. 2007

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  1. [S99] E-mails from David G. Lamb to Martin Jackson,.
  2. [S1891] The 1891 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 4/5 April 1891. PRO Ref: RG12 Piece: 2731; Folio: 46; Page: 3 ; Schedule 18.
  3. [S1901] The 1901 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 30/31 March 1901. PRO Ref: RG13 Piece: 3221; Folio: 105; Page 47; Schedule 294.
  4. [S99] E-mails from David G. Lamb to Martin Jackson,.

Ethel Holmes

ID# 20182, born 24 December 1887, died 12 October 1975
Father*Reuben Holmes born 27 Jun. 1855, died 17 Apr. 1929
Mother*Ellen Alton born 6 Jun. 1856, died 22 Feb. 1937
     Ethel Holmes, daughter of Reuben Holmes and Ellen Alton, was born in Swadlincote, Staffordshire, on Saturday, 24 December 1887.1


          The U.K.Census of 5 April 1891 listed her as a Grand daughter of the Head of Household - William Alton, at 36 Agard Street, Derby, Derbyshire, who is recorded as -
     William Alton     Head     Married     63     Surgical Bandage Maker     DBY. Belper.2
     Ethel's entry for the 1891 Census was recorded as -
          Ethel Holmes     Gddaughter     4     STS. Swadlincote.2

     The 1901 U.K.Census listed her as the Wife of the Head of Household - Reuben Holmes, at 57 Bridge Street, Derby, Derbyshire, who is recorded as -
          Reuben Holmes     Head     Married     48     Baker of Bread     DBY. Derby.3
     Ethel's entry for the 1901 Census was recorded as -
          Ethel Holmes     Daughter     Single     13     ---     STS. Swadlincote.3      "On October 22nd 1904 Ethel Holmes married Arthur Henry Cook. The son of John and Sophia Cook, he was born in England in March of 1882. Ethel and Arthur met while sailing on the same ship from England to Canada. They had ten children:
Evelyn Ellen May (Eva) Cook was born on July 27th 1905. She married George Eldridge, and was the mother of George, Lorraine, and Joyce. Following the death of her husband, Eva remarried to F. Elliot.
Arthur Oswald Cook was born in August, 1909.
Albert E Cook was born in January, 1911, and died on January 12th 1912.
Leonard Cooke
Lillian Cook married John Mudrey, and lived in Oshawa, Ontario. They had four children: John, Yvonne, Audrey, and Patricia.
John Cook lived in Schomberg, Ontario as of 1975.
Lloyd
Ethel
Gordon Cooke was born on May 19th 1926. He now lives in Little Current, Ontario.
William Cook lives in Toronto.

Arthur Cook passed away in Toronto on June 11th 1960. Around 1968, Ethel remarried, to a man named Albert Pitt. Albert passed away in 1970. Ethel passed away in Toronto on October 12th 1975."4


     Ethel Holmes, daughter of Reuben Holmes and Ellen Alton, died on Sunday, 12 October 1975, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.4
Last Edited24 Apr. 2007

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  1. [S99] E-mails from David G. Lamb to Martin Jackson,.
  2. [S1891] The 1891 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 4/5 April 1891. PRO Ref: RG12 Piece: 2731; Folio: 46; Page: 3 ; Schedule 18.
  3. [S1901] The 1901 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 30/31 March 1901. PRO Ref: RG13 Piece: 3221; Folio: 105; Page 47; Schedule 294.
  4. [S99] E-mails from David G. Lamb to Martin Jackson,.

Arthur Holmes

ID# 20183, born January 1891, died 2 November 1948
Father*Reuben Holmes born 27 Jun. 1855, died 17 Apr. 1929
Mother*Ellen Alton born 6 Jun. 1856, died 22 Feb. 1937
     Arthur Holmes, son of Reuben Holmes and Ellen Alton, was born in Derby, Derbyshire, in January 1891.1


          The U.K.Census of 5 April 1891 listed him as a Grandson of the Head of Household - William Alton, at 36 Agard Street, Derby, Derbyshire, who is recorded as -
     William Alton     Head     Married     63     Surgical Bandage Maker     DBY. Belper.2
     Arthur's entry for the 1891 Census was recorded as -
          Arthur Holmes     Gdson     3m     DBY. Derby.2
     Arthur's entry for the 1901 Census was recorded as -
          Arthur Holmes     Son     10     ---     DBY. Derby.3      Arthur Holmes married Grace Avis on September 11th 1909. Grace was the daughter of John and Annie Avis, and was born in 1891. Arthur and Grace raised a family of twelve children in Toronto, about whom the following is known.
The eldest daughter was Beatrice Mae. She was married to Thomas Walter Balding (1909-1989), and together they had two children: Isabelle (Mrs. Robert McAllister) and Stanley. Mae passed away in Toronto on October 4th 1997.
Second daughter Nora Kathleen was married to Harold Dennison Elliot on June 6th 1936, and had four children: Arthur, Ronald, Susan (Mrs. John Houston), and Douglas. She passed away in Toronto on June 9th 2001.
Elsie, the third daughter was married to Jack Hardy, and had three children: Robert, Jackie (Mrs. Jean Nielson), and Susan (Mrs. James Mininni). Elsie passed away in Toronto on September 11th 1990.
Arthur Edward Holmes passed away on June 7th 1967. He and his wife, Gertrude Corbett (who passed away in 1994), had no children.
Ethel Louise was married to Larry M. Dunn. They were the parents of Judy (Mrs. John Firth) and William. Ethel passed away in Toronto on 2005, in her 88th year.
Marjorie Isabel married Roland Harry Davis on November 22nd 1941. Shortly after, the couple moved to Brandon, Manitoba
Doris Ellen, Mrs. Robert H. Wills, was born in 1921, and died in Toronto on December 11th 1996. She and her husband had three children: Linda (Mrs. William Goodhand), John, and James.
Edith was married to K.W. O'Brien.
Jack
Marie
Gordon
Joan married Donald Hardinge.

Arthur and his family lived at 425 Glenholme Avenue. He passed away there on November 2nd 1948. His wife, Grace, passed away in Toronto on July 27th 1979.4


     Arthur Holmes, son of Reuben Holmes and Ellen Alton, died on Tuesday, 2 November 1948, in 425 Glenholme Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.4
Last Edited24 Apr. 2007

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  1. [S99] E-mails from David G. Lamb to Martin Jackson,.
  2. [S1891] The 1891 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 4/5 April 1891. PRO Ref: RG12 Piece: 2731; Folio: 46; Page: 3 ; Schedule 18.
  3. [S1901] The 1901 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 30/31 March 1901. PRO Ref: RG13 Piece: 3221; Folio: 105; Page 47; Schedule 294.
  4. [S99] E-mails from David G. Lamb to Martin Jackson,.

John Holmes

ID# 20184, born 20 January 1826, died 23 August 1895
Father*William Holmes born abt 1808, died 10 Feb. 1885
Mother*Sarah Twigg born 1802, died b 1860
     John Holmes, son of William Holmes and Sarah Twigg, was born in Ashbourne, Derbyshire, on Friday, 20 January 1826.1
     He was Baptised on Sunday, 19 August 1827 in St. Oswald's Church, Ashbourne, Derbyshire .
     

     John Holmes was married to Elizabeth Haworth on Wednesday, 13 May 1846 at St. Alkmund's Parish Church, Duffield, Derbyshire.2

          In the 1851 U.K.Census, held on Sunday, 30 March 1851, John was recorded as the Head of the Household at 11 Bleach Yard, Derby, Derbyshire, also in the Household were Elizabeth Holmes and William Holmes,
     the listing for the Household is -
          ; John Holmes     Head     Married     25     Labourer     DBY. Ashbourne.3
          ; Elizabeth Holmes     Wife     Married     22     ---     DBY. Ashbourne.3
          ; William Holmes     Son     1     DBY. Derby.3

          In the 1861 U.K.Census, held on Sunday, 7 April 1861, John was recorded as the Head of the Household at 6 Sadler Gate Bridge, Derby, Derbyshire, also in the Household were Elizabeth Holmes, William Holmes, Reuben Holmes, Mary E. Holmes, Martha Holmes and Eliza Ann Holmes,
     the listing for the Household is -
          ; John Holmes     Head     Married     35     Baker     DBY. Ashbourne.4
          ; Elizabeth Holmes     Wife     Married     31     ---     DBY. Ashbourne.4
          ; William Holmes     Son     Unmarried     11     Scholar     DBY. Derby.4
          ; Reuben Holmes     Son     5     Scholar     DBY. Derby.4
          ; Mary C. Holmes     Daughter     8     Scholar     DBY. Derby.4
          ; Martha Holmes     Daughter     4     Scholar     DBY. Derby.4
          ; Eliza Ann Holmes     Daughter     8m     DBY. Derby.4

          In the 1871 U.K.Census, held on Sunday, 2 April 1871, John was recorded as the Head of the Household at Grocer's Shop, 5 & 7 Abbey Street, Derby, Derbyshire, also in the Household were Elizabeth Holmes, William Holmes, Mary E. Holmes, Reuben Holmes, Martha Holmes and Eliza Ann Holmes,
     the listing for the Household is -
          ; John Holmes     Head     Married     45     Grocer & Flour Dealer     DBY. Ashbourne.5
          ; Elizabeth Holmes     Wife     Married     42     ---     DBY. Ashbourne.5
          ; Mary E. Holmes     Daughter     Unmarried     18     ---     DBY. Derby.5
          ; Reuben Holmes     Son     16     Scholar     DBY. Derby.5
          ; Martha Holmes     Daughter     14     ---     DBY. Derby.5
          ; Eliza A. Holmes     Daughter     11     Scholar     DBY. Derby.5

          In the 1881 U.K.Census, held on Sunday, 3 April 1881, John was recorded as the Head of the Household at 81 Uttoxeter New Road, Derby, Derbyshire, also in the Household were Elizabeth Holmes, Martha Holmes and Eliza Ann Holmes,
     the listing for the Household is -
          ; John Holmes     Head     Married     55     Brick Maker     DBY. Ashbourne.6
          ; Elizabeth Holmes     Wife     Married     57     Brick Maker's Wife     DBY. Ashbourne.6
          ; Martha Holmes     Daughter     Unmarried     24     Brickmaker's Daughter     DBY. Derby.6
          ; Eliza Ann Holmes     Daughter     Unmarried     20     Brickmaker's Daughter     DBY. Derby.6

     John Holmes was the Informant of the Death of William Holmes on 10 February 1885 in Derby, Derbyshire, Derby; Jan-Feb-Mar Quarter.7,8

     John Holmes was left a Widower at the age of 64, on the death of his wife, Elizabeth on 31 May 1890 in Derby, Derbyshire.2

     John Holmes, son of William Holmes and Sarah Twigg, was married to Sarah Summerside on Saturday, 27 September 1890 at Derby, Derbyshire.
     

          In the 1891 U.K.Census, held on Sunday, 5 April 1891, John was recorded as the Head of the Household at 51 Nuns Street, Derby, Derbyshire, also in the Household were Sarah Holmes, Eliza Ann Moore, Frances H. Moore and Annie V. Moore,
     the listing for the Household is -
          ; John Holmes     Head     Married     66     Master Grocer & Baker     DBY. Ashbourne.9
          ; Sarah Holmes     Wife     Married     56     ---     STS. Burton.9
          ; Eliza A. Moore     Daughter     Married     36     Living on Own Means     DBY. Derby.9
          ; Frances N. Moore     Grand child     7     ---     DBY. Derby.9
          ; Annie V. Moore     Grand child     4     ---     DBY. Derby.9

     John Holmes, son of William Holmes and Sarah Twigg, died on Friday, 23 August 1895, in Derby, Derbyshire.10

Family

Elizabeth Haworth born 30 August 1829, died 31 May 1890
Children
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Citations

  1. [S99] E-mails from David G. Lamb to Martin Jackson,.
  2. [S99] E-mails from David G. Lamb to Martin Jackson,.
  3. [S1851] The 1851 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 29/30 March 1851. PRO Ref: HO 107 / Piece: 2142; Folio: 244; Page 24; Schedule 97.
  4. [S1861] The 1861 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 6/7 April 1861. PRO Ref: RG9 Piece: 2504; Folio: 99; Page 13; Schedule 60.
  5. [S1871] The 1871 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 1/2 April 1871. PRO Ref: RG10 Piece: 3570; Folio: 45; Page: 1 ; Schedule: 1.
  6. [S1881] The 1881 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 3/4 April 1881. PRO Ref: RG11 Piece: 3399; Folio: 88; Page 12; Schedule 46.
  7. [S99] E-mails from David G. Lamb to Martin Jackson,.
  8. [S109] General Register Office - Index of Deaths, Q1 1885 (78) Derby 7b 326.
  9. [S1891] The 1891 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 4/5 April 1891. PRO Ref: RG12 Piece: 2739; Folio: 32; Page 19; Schedule 117.
  10. [S99] E-mails from David G. Lamb to Martin Jackson,.