Selected Families and Individuals

Notes


Alexander Penman Downie

MARRIAGE: 1906 Sep qtr Wolverhampton, 6b 1057. Clara Elizabeth Coleman and Alexander Downie.

1911 CENSUS: 5 Stanhope Street, Wolverhampton, Staffs. Alexander Penman Downie head age 24 married Tube Stamper Bicycle Trade born Dunfermline, Scotland. Clara Elizabeth Downie wife age 30 married 5 yrs, 3 live births, 2 living, 1 died, born Wolverhampton. Frederick Downie age 18 months, Alexander Downie age 2 months. Mary Coleman wife's mother age 56 Widow Lacquerer Holloware Trade born Wolverhampton, Staffs.


Clara Elizabeth Coleman

BIRTH: 1881 Jun qtr Wolverhampton, 6b 568. Clara Elizabeth Coleman.


Thomas Downie

1861 CENSUS: Bladridge Burn, Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland. Thomas Dounie age 45 Linen Weaver born Dunfermline, Fife. Mary Downie wife age 43 born Kirkaldy, Fife. Mary Dounie dau age 15 Power Loom Weaver born Dunfermline. Margaret Dounie age 10 Scholar born Dysart, Fifeshire. William Dounie son age 9 scholar born Dunfermline. Eliza Dounie dau age 5 born Dunfermline. Thomas Dounie son age 2 born Dunfermline.

1871 CENSUS: Woodhead Street, Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland. Thomas Downie age 55 Damask Weaver born Dunfermline, Fife. Mary Downie wife age 53 born Kirkaldy. Margaret Downie dau age 20 Factory Worker born Dysart, Fife. Thomas Downie son age 12 Scholar born Dunfermline. Mary Urquart boarder age 18 Factory Worker born Auchtertool, Fife.

1881 CENSUS: 122-126 High Street, Bishopwearmouth, Durham. Thos Downie apprentice unmar age 20 Draper's Assistant born Scotland.

MARRIAGE:

1891 CENSUS: 15 Retreat Street, Wolverhampton, Staffs. Thomas Downie head mar age 32 Draper Travelller born Scotland. Mary A.D. wife age 33 born Scotland. Mary D. dau age 10, Thomas son age 9, James son age 7, Alexander son age 4, Margaret dau age 2, David G. son age 1. All born Scotland.

1901 CENSUS: 47 Thomas St, Wolverhampton, Staffs. Thomas Downey head mar age 42 Commercial Traveller born Scotland. Mary Ann wife age 42, Mary dau age 20 Laundress, Thomas son age 19 Cycle Fitter, James son age 17 Cycle Fitter, Alexander son age 15 Cycle Fitter, Margaret dau age 12, David G. son age 11, John son age 9 born Wolves, Eliza M. dau age 6 born Wolves, Kate dau age 4 born Wolves. All orhers born Scotland.


Alfred Priest Wootton

CHRISTENING: 13 Nov 1848 St Martins Birmingham Alfred Wootton, father Thomas Priest Wootton, mother Sarah.

MARRIAGE: 1872 Sep qtr Aston 6d 518. Elizabeth Grew and Alfred Priest Wootton.
!MARRIAGE: 31 Aug 1872 Sparkbrook, Warwick, England Alfred Priest Wootton and Elizabeth Grew. FHL Film No 817180.

1881 CENSUS: No.1 bk 80 Ruston Street, Ladywood, Birmingham. Alfred P. Wootton head mar age 32 Merchant's Clerk born Northfield, Worcs. Elizabeth wife age 33 Dressmaker born West Bromwich, Staffs. Harry son age 7 scholar born Balsall Heath. Alfred son age 6 scholar, Arthur son age 4 scholar, Amy dau age 3 scholar, all born Balsall Heath.

1891 CENSUS: 47 Grant St, St Thomas Birmingham, Warks. Alfred P. Wootton head mar age Merchant's Clerk born Northfield, Worcs. Elizabeth wife age 43 born West Bromwich, Staffs. Harry son age 17 House Painter born Bham, Alfred son age 16 Letterpress Printer born Worcs. Arthur son age 14 Letterpress Printer born Worcs. Amy dau age 13 Jeweller's Warehouse girl born Worcs.

DEATH: 1897 Dec qtr Kings Norton 6c 261. Alfred Priest Wootton age 47, born about 1850.

1901 CENSUS: 22 Summer Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham. Elizabeth Wootton head Wid age 53 born West Bromwich, Staffs. Harry son S age 27 House Painter born Balsall Heath. Alfred son S age 26 Printer's Machine Minder born Balsall Heath. Arthur son S age 24 Printers Machine Minder born Balsall Heath. Amy dau S age 23 Jewellers Clerk born Balsall Heath.


Walter Shaw

MARRIAGE: 1895 Sep qtr Sheffield 9c 636. Frances Hutchinson and Walter Shaw.

1901 CENSUS: 16 Thorp Road, Eccleshall Bierlow, Yorkshire. Elizabeth Hutchinson head Widow age 65 born Sheffield. Harry Hutchinson son age 44 Bricklayer Labourer born Sheffield. Ernest Hutchinson son Widr age 37 Civil Engineer C2 born Sheffield. Frances Shaw dau marr age 28 born Sheffield. Frances Shaw granddaughter age 4 born Sheffield. Lucy Shaw granddaughter age 18 months born Sheffield.

1911 CENSUS: 4/5 Edmund Street, Sheffield, Yorks. Walter Shaw head age 37 married Fitters Labourer Engineer born Sheffield, Yorks. Frances Shaw wife age 36 married 15 yrs, 9 live births, 4 living, 5 died, born Sheffield. Frances dau age 15 Errand Girl, Walter son age 7, Albert son age 5, Frank son age 1. All children born Sheffield, Yorks.


Harry Hope Gough

BIRTH: 1871 Mar qtr Wolverhampton 6b 535. Harry Hope Gough.

1901 CENSUS: 2 Benwood Street, New Milverton, Nr Leamington Spa, Warks. Jos A. Higham head Wid age 65 Licensed Victualler born Bletchley, Northamptonshire. Mary J. Higham dau S age 30 born Towcester, Northants. Eliz S. Higham dau S age 23 born Towcester, Northants. Harry H. Gough visitor S age 30 Electrician born Wolverhampton, Staffs.

MARRIAGE: 1902 Sep qtr Warwick 6d 1169. Elizabeth Sarah Higham and Harry Hope Gough.

1911 CENSUS: 31 Northfield Road, New Moston, Manchester, Lancs. Harry Hope Gough head age 39 married Electrician for National Telephone Company born Wolverhampton, Staffs. Elizabeth Sarah Gough wife age 33, married 8 yrs, 3 live births, 2 living, 1 died, born Towcester, Northamptonshire. Norman Higham Gough son age 5 born Manchester. Marjorie Gough dau age 2 mos born Manchester. Emma Hulme visitor age 49 Widow, 4 live births, 4 living, born Talke, Staffs.

BRITISH ARMY RECORD: Royal Engineers 372725, document dated 1918, age at enlistment 48, residence 1 South View Villas, The Grove, Aldershot. Trade P.O. Telegraphist Engineer. Served in RE 6yrs Reg No. 27370. Next of kin wife Mrs Elizabeth Gough, 31 Northfield Road, New Moston, Failsworth, Manchester. Elizabeth Higham, spinster when married. Children Norman Higham and Marjorie.

PROBATE: National Probate Calendar, Index of Wills & Admons. Probate 2 May 1931. Gough, Harry Hope of 48 Northfield-road New Moston Manchester died 7 February 1931 at the Royal Infirmary Manchester. Probate Manchester 2 May to Elizabeth Sarah Gough widow. Effects £632 12s 8d.


William Restall

BIRTH: IGI submission by patron. William Restall about 1833, parents Thomas and Mary Restall.

MARRIAGE: 1853 Dec qtr Birmingham 6d 28. Sarah Ann Andrews and William Restall.

1861 CENSUS: 188 Camp Hill, Aston Deritend. William Restall head mar age 29 Timber Merchant born Chalford, Gloucs. Sarah A. wife age 31, Anne dau age 4, James A. son age 2, Emma L. dau age 3 mos. Ann Restall sister Unm age 27 no occupation born Chalford, Gloucs. Louisa Field visitor W age 24 Income from interest on money born Bham. Sarah J. Perry servt Unm age 18 Gen Servt born Bham.

1871 CENSUS: 22 Braithwaite Road, Aston, Birmingham. William Restall head mar age 39 Timber Merchant born Chalford, Gloucs. Sarah A. wife age 41 born Bham. Annie dau age 14, James son age 12, Emma dau age 2 (should be 10), Edward son age 8, Jane dau age 4, Alice dau age 2. All born Birmingham. Mary A. Barker servt unm age 24 General Servant born Birmingham.

1881 CENSUS: 81 Wellington Road, Edgbaston, Bham. William Restall head mar age 49 Timber Dealer born Chalford, Gloucs. Sarah S. wife age 51 born Birmingham. Thomas son age 26, Annie dau age 24, James A. son age 22, Emma L. dau age 20. All children born Birmingham. Sarah A. Robinson Servt unm age 21 General Servt born Cradley, Worcs. Alice Minnie Restall age 12 boarder student born Sparkbrook, Warks at school at Allerton House, Lichfield Road, Sutton Coldfield.

1884: Probate of his step-mother Mary Restall, dated 8 Sep 1884. William Restall of Birmingham, Timber Merchant, was the surviving Executor.

1891 CENSUS: not found

DEATH: 1895 Jun qtr Axbridge 6c 366. William Restall age 63, born about 1832.
!PROBATE: National Probate Register. 29 May 1895. Restall William of Weston-super-Mare gentleman died 19 Apr 1895 Probate London 29 May to Alfred Thomas Ford Auctioneer and Alfred Rogers Ford Solicitor Effects £26288 7s 5d.

1901 CENSUS: Cleanavin Kew Road, Weston Super Mare, Somerset. Sarah Restall head widow age 71 Living on own means born Birmingham. Emma L. dau S age 40 born Bham, Jane M. dau age 36 born Bham, Elizabeth S. dau age 34, Delta (Hilda) M. granddaughter age 16 Scholar born Kings Norton. Annie Lintern maid S age 25 Maid Domestic born Rowberrow, Somerset. Florence Webb maid S age 25 Maid Domestic born Redland, Bristol.

1911 CENSUS: not found


Emma L. Restall


!1891 CENSUS: No.2 Prospect Place, Sidmouth, Devon. John Morritt head mar age 36 Living on own means born Brazil, British Subject. Annie wife age 34 born Birmingham. Emma Restall sister-in-law S age 30 living on own means born Birmingham. Alice M. Restall sister-in-law S age 23 living on own means born Birmingham.


Alice Minnie Restall

1881 CENSUS: Alice Minnie Restall age 12 boarder student born Sparkbrook, Warks at school at Allerton House, Lichfield Road, Sutton Coldfield.

1891 CENSUS: No.2 Prospect Place, Sidmouth, Devon. John Morritt head mar age 36 Living on own means born Brazil, British Subject. Annie wife age 34 living on own means born Birmingham. Emma Restall sister-in-law S age 30 living on own means born Birmingham. Alice M. Restall sister-in-law S age 23 living on own means born Birmingham.

DEATH: 1899 Jun qtr Axbridge 5c 336. Alice Minnie Restall age 30, born about 1869.


Thomas Restall

MARRIAGE: IGI Submission by patron. 29 Sep 1829 Ann Minchin Stratton and Thomas Restal.
!CHRISTENINGS: IGI Submission of all children by patron.

1841 CENSUS: Bisley, Chalford, Stroud, Gloucs. Thomas Restall age 35 Timber Merchant of this county. Anne Restall 35, George Restall age 10, William Restall age 9, Anne Restall age 7, James Restall age 5, Sarah Restall age 3, Mary Restall age 1. Anne Hughes age 16 FS. All of this county.

DEATH: 1850 Jun qtr Stroud 11, 319. Ann Minchin Restall.
!MARRIAGE: 1850 Dec qtr Cheltenham 11, 281. Mary Gardener and Thomas Restall.

1851 CENSUS: Bisley, Chalford, Gloucs. Mary Restall wife marr age 45 born Frampton, Glouc. George Restall son Un age 20 Apprentice born Chalford. William son Un age 18 born Chalford. Ann dau age 17, James son age 15 scholar, Sarah dau age 13 scholar, Mary dau age 11 scholar, Elisabeth dau age 9 scholar, James son age 7 scholar, Emma dau age 4. All born Chalford, Gloucs. [All children from first wife].

1851 CENSUS: Cross, Worcester, Worcs. Thomas Restall (travels) Lodger marr age 44 Timber Merchant born Chalford, Gloucs. With Innkeeper.

1861 CENSUS: Bisley, Chalford, Gloucs. Thomas Restall head mar age 54 Auctioneer born Bisley, Gloucs. Mary wife age 55 born Salperton, Gloucs. Sarah dau age 23 born Bisley. Elizabeth dau age 19 Auctioneers daughter born Bisley. Jane dau age 17 born Bisley. Emma dau age 15 born Bisley.

1871 CENSUS: Dove Cottage, Bisley, Chalford, Gloucs. Thomas Restall head mar age 64 Auctioneer born Bisley. Mary wife age 66 born Frampton, Gloucs. Elizabeth dau unm age 29 born Bisley. Ellen Field visitor unm age 35 born Cheltenham.

DEATH: 1875 Jun qtr Stroud Gloucs 6a 231. Thomas Restall age 68, born about 1807.

1881 CENSUS: Bisley Road, Bisley, Gloucs. Mary Restall head widow age 76 Domestic born Frampton Mansell, Gloucs. Ann Gardener visitor widow age 54 Assistant born Oakridge, Gloucs. [This proves to me that she is formerly Mary Gardener].

DEATH: 1884 Sep qtr Stroud Gloucs 6a 182. Mary Restall age 80, born about 1804.
!PROBATE: National Probate Calendar, 8 September 1884 The Will of Mary Restall (heretofore Wife of Thomas Restall) late of Chalford in the County of Gloucester Widow who died 22 July 1884 at Chalford was proved at Gloucester by William Restall of Birmingham in the County of Warwick Timber Merchant the surviving Executor . Probate being granted under limitations. Personal Estate £447 10s 5d.


Anne Minchin Stratton

CHRISTENING: IGI Extracted record of Stow on the Wold, Gloucester. Anne Minchin Stratton, parents Matthias and Ann Stratton.


Ann Restall


!1861 CENSUS: 188 Camp Hill, Aston Deritend. William Restall head mar age 29 Timber Merchant born Chalford, Gloucs. Sarah A. wife age 31, Anne dau age 4, James A. son age 2, Emma L. dau age 3 mos. Ann Restall sister Unm age 27 no occupation born Chalford, Gloucs. Louisa Field visitor W age 24 Income from interest on money born Bham. Sarah J. Perry servt Unm age 18 Gen Servt born Bham.


Elizabeth Restall

1881 CENSUS: Upland House, Bisley, Gloucs. James Restall head unmar age 43 Gentleman born Bisley, Gloucs. Elizabeth Restall sister unmar age 39 born Bisley, Gloucs. Alma Hanks servt unmar age 25 Genl Servant Domestic born Bisley, Gloucs.


Thomas Restall

MARRIAGE: IGI Submission by patron. 29 Sep 1829 Ann Minchin Stratton and Thomas Restal.
!CHRISTENINGS: IGI Submission of all children by patron.

1841 CENSUS: Bisley, Chalford, Stroud, Gloucs. Thomas Restall age 35 Timber Merchant of this county. Anne Restall 35, George Restall age 10, William Restall age 9, Anne Restall age 7, James Restall age 5, Sarah Restall age 3, Mary Restall age 1. Anne Hughes age 16 FS. All of this county.

DEATH: 1850 Jun qtr Stroud 11, 319. Ann Minchin Restall.
!MARRIAGE: 1850 Dec qtr Cheltenham 11, 281. Mary Gardener and Thomas Restall.

1851 CENSUS: Bisley, Chalford, Gloucs. Mary Restall wife marr age 45 born Frampton, Glouc. George Restall son Un age 20 Apprentice born Chalford. William son Un age 18 born Chalford. Ann dau age 17, James son age 15 scholar, Sarah dau age 13 scholar, Mary dau age 11 scholar, Elisabeth dau age 9 scholar, James son age 7 scholar, Emma dau age 4. All born Chalford, Gloucs. [All children from first wife].

1851 CENSUS: Cross, Worcester, Worcs. Thomas Restall (travels) Lodger marr age 44 Timber Merchant born Chalford, Gloucs. With Innkeeper.

1861 CENSUS: Bisley, Chalford, Gloucs. Thomas Restall head mar age 54 Auctioneer born Bisley, Gloucs. Mary wife age 55 born Salperton, Gloucs. Sarah dau age 23 born Bisley. Elizabeth dau age 19 Auctioneers daughter born Bisley. Jane dau age 17 born Bisley. Emma dau age 15 born Bisley.

1871 CENSUS: Dove Cottage, Bisley, Chalford, Gloucs. Thomas Restall head mar age 64 Auctioneer born Bisley. Mary wife age 66 born Frampton, Gloucs. Elizabeth dau unm age 29 born Bisley. Ellen Field visitor unm age 35 born Cheltenham.

DEATH: 1875 Jun qtr Stroud Gloucs 6a 231. Thomas Restall age 68, born about 1807.

1881 CENSUS: Bisley Road, Bisley, Gloucs. Mary Restall head widow age 76 Domestic born Frampton Mansell, Gloucs. Ann Gardener visitor widow age 54 Assistant born Oakridge, Gloucs. [This proves to me that she is formerly Mary Gardener].

DEATH: 1884 Sep qtr Stroud Gloucs 6a 182. Mary Restall age 80, born about 1804.
!PROBATE: National Probate Calendar, 8 September 1884 The Will of Mary Restall (heretofore Wife of Thomas Restall) late of Chalford in the County of Gloucester Widow who died 22 July 1884 at Chalford was proved at Gloucester by William Restall of Birmingham in the County of Warwick Timber Merchant the surviving Executor . Probate being granted under limitations. Personal Estate £447 10s 5d.