Selected Families and Individuals

Notes


Benjamin Lawrence

CHRISTENING: IGI Extracted Parish Register of Brook Street Chapel, formerly Cow Lane Independent, Warwick, England. Born 11 Jun 1837, Christening 27 Jun 1837, Benjamin Lawrence, parents Henry Lawrance and Charlotte.

1861 CENSUS: Cregoe Street, St Thomas, Birmingham. Benjamin Lawrence boarder unmar age 23 Artisan E&M born Warwick.

MARRIAGE: St Paul, Warwick, Warks. 26 Feb 1862 Benjamin Lawrence of full age Bachelor, Cabinet Maker of Crompton Street, father Henry Lawrence, Cabinet Maker. Elizabeth Sarah Dyer of full age Spinster of Castle Street, father John Dyer, Card Stamper. Both signed. Witnesses M.R. Margath? and Cora Emily Taylor. By Banns.

1871 CENSUS: Venetian Blind and Cabinet Shop, 28 Holloway Head, St Thomas, Birmingham. Benjamin Lawrence head mar age 33 Cabinet Maker employing 1 boy, born Warwick, Warks. Elizabeth Lawrence wife age 41 born Coventry. Charlotte M. dau age 7 scholar born Bham. Mary G. dau age 3 born Bham. Annie dau age 3 mos born Bham.

1881 CENSUS: 28 Holloway Head, St Thomas, Birmingham. Benjamin Lawrence head mar age 43 Window Blind Maker born Warwick, Warks. Elizabeth S. Lawerence wife age 51 born Coventry. Charlotte M. dau age 17 born Bham. Mary G. dau age 15 scholar born Bham. Annie dau age 10 scholar born Bham.

1891 CENSUS: 97 Holloway Head, St Thomas, Birmingham. Benjamin Lawrence head mar age 53 Window Blind Maker born Warwick, Warks. Elizabeth S. Lawrence wife age 61 born Coventry, Warks. Next door is their daughter Charlotte.

DEATH: 1893 Jun qtr Birmingham Warks 6d 44. Elizabeth Sarah Lawrence age 64, born about 1829.

1901 CENSUS: 10 Sutton St, St Thomas, Birmingham. Benjamin Lawrence head widr age 63 House Window Blind Maker born Warwick, Warks. Annie dau S age 30 born Birmingham.

1911 CENSUS: 55 Holloway Head, Birmingham. Benjamin Lawrence head age 73 Widower married 49 years, 6 live births, 4 living, 2 died, Window Blind Maker born Warwick, Warks. Annie Lawrence dau age 40 Spinster House Work born Birmingham, Warks.

DEATH: 1916 Aston Warks 6d 464. Benjamin Lawrence age 79, born about 1837.


Elizabeth Sarah Dyer

CHRISTENING: St Michael's Coventry, Warwickshire. 29 Apr 1829 Elizabeth Sarah, parents John & Mary Dyer of St Michaels, Labourer.


Elizabeth Blanche Lawrence

BIRTH: 1865 Jun qtr Birmingham WArks 6d 43. Elizabeth Blanche Lawrence.
!CHRISTENING: St Thomas, Birmingham, Warks. Born 28 Feb 1865, Bap 9 Apr 1865 Elizabeth Blanche, parents Benjamin and Elizabeth Sarah Lawrence. FHL Film Number: 817173, 817174, 817175.

1871 CENSUS: 3/163 Camden St, Ladywood, Birmingham. Joseph Hipkins head M age 70 Owner of House Property born Rowley, Wilts. Mary Ann Hipkins wife age 60 born Birmingham. Elizabeth Lawrence granddau age 8 born Bham.


Mary Grace Lawrence

BIRTH: 1867 Dec qtr Birmingham Warks 6d 44. Mary Grace Lawrence.

CHRISTENING: St Thomas, Birmingham, Warks. Bap 30 Dec 1868 Mary Grace, dau of Benjamin & Elizabeth Sarah Lawrence of Holloway Head, Cabinet Maker.

DEATH: 1885 Dec qtr Birmingham Warks 6d 27. Mary Grace Lawrence age 18, born about 1867.


Annie Eliza Lawrence

BIRTH: 1871 Mar qtr Birmingham Warks 6d 46. Annie Lawrence.

DEATH: 1949 Jun qtr Birmingham Warks 9c 545. Annie E. Lawrence age 78, born about 1871.
!PROBATE: National Probate Calendar. Annie Eliza Lawrence of 62 Charles-road Small Heath Birmingham 10 spinster died 1 June 1949 at Selly Oak Hospital Birmingham 29 Probate Birmingham 20 July to Robert Alfred Dry retired municipal official and Reginald Salter solicitors clerk. Effects £1757 17s 9d.


Frederick William Watkins

BIRTH: 1861 Jun qtr Birmingham Warks 6d 114. Frederick William Watkins.

MARRIAGE: 1891 Mar qtr Kings Norton Worcs 6c 594. Charlotte Maud Lawrence and Frederick William Watkins.

1891 CENSUS: 95 Holloway Head, St Thomas, Birmingham. Thomas W. Watkins head mar age 29 House Window Blind Maker born Birmingham. Charlotte M.Watkins wife age 27 born Birmingham. [Why is the name Thomas? and I cannot find this census again!].

1901 CENSUS: 215 Moseley Road, Aston, Birmingham. Frederick W. Watkins head M age 39 House Window Blind Maker born Bham. Charlotte M. Watkins wife age 37 born Bham. Winifred M. Watkins dau age 9 born Bham. Lawrence E. Watkins son age 7 born Bham. Arnold W. Watkins son age 6 born Bham. Alice C. Watkins servant S age 16 Domestic Servant born Bham.

1911 CENSUS: 42 Esme Road, Sparkhill, Birmingham. Frederick Wm Watkins head age 49 married Window Blind Mftr born Birmingham. Charlotte Md Watkins wife age 47 married 20 yrs, 4 live births, 4 living, born Bham. Winifred Md dau age 19 Single Sorting Clerk Telegraphist at GPO born Bham. Lawrence E. son age 17 Single Blind Maker born Bham. Arnold W. son age 16 Single Blind Maker born Bham. Frederick John son age 5 School born Bham.

1920 MIDLANDS ELECTORAL REGISTERS: 42 Esme Road, Frederick William Watkins, Charlotte Maud Watkins.
!1922 MIDLANDS ELECTORAL REGISTERS: 42 Esme Road, Frederick William Watkins, Charlotte Maud Watkins.
!1925 MIDLANDS ELECTORAL REGISTERS: 42 Esme Road, Frederick William Watkins, Charlotte Maud Watkins.

DEATH: 1925 Sep qtr Birmingham South, Warks, 6d 81. Charlotte M. Watkins age 61, born about 1864.

DEATH: 1942 Sep qtr Birmingham Warks 6d 375. Frederick W. Watkins, born about 1861.
!PROBATE: National Probate Calendar Frederick William Watkins of 42 Esme-road Sparkhill Birmingham died 9 September 1942 Probate Birmingham 14 December to Frederick John Watkins and Arnold Walter Watkins blind manufacturers. Effects £10,190 17s 8d. [House is still there].


Charlotte Maud Lawrence

CHRISTENING: St Thomas, Birmingham, Warks. Born 23 Feb 1864, Bap 20 Mar 1864 Charlotte Maud, parents Benjamin & Elizabet Sarah Lawrence.

DEATH: 1925 Sep qtr Birmingham South, Warks, 6d 81. Charlotte M. Watkins age 61, born about 1864.


Joseph John Linnell

CHRISTENING: England Births and Christenings Film No. 1999287. 13 Oct 1835 Daventry, Northampton, England. Joseph John Linnell, parents Charles Linnell and Ann.

MARRIAGE: England Marriages Film No. 1999288. 22 Sep 1862 Daventry, Northampton, England. Joseph Linnell and Philliss Johnson. Groom's father Charley Linnell, bride's father Thomas Johnson. [It is most likely there is a transcription error for Phillis and it should be Phillipa as her christening record is Phillipa. Would have to look at the film].

1861 CENSUS: Market Place, Daventry, Northants. Joseph J. Linnell boarder Unm age 23 Plumber Glazier & Painter born Daventry, Northants.

1871 CENSUS: "Cross Guns" N.L. High Street, Braunston, Northants. Joseph Linnell head mar age 35 Plumber & Painter & Victualler born Daventry, Northants. Phillipa wife age 29 born Daventry. Anne dau age 7 scholar born Daventry, Rosa dau age 6 scholar born Braunston, Hannah dau age 3 scholar born Braunston, Lucy dau age 2 born Braunston. Charlotte Hawkins sister-in-law mar age 40 born Braunston. Thomas Whyatt servt unm age 30 Plumber's Labourer born Plumpton. Hannah Hill servt unm age 15 Gen Servt born Welton.

DEATH: 1875 Mar qtr Daventry, Northamptonshire, 3b 87. Joseph Linnell age 39, born about 1836.
!PROBATE: National Probate Calendar, 20 Mar 1875. Administration of the effects of Joseph John Linnell late of Braunston in the county of Northampton Plumber Glazier Painter and Innkeeper who died 1 March 1875 at Braunston was granted at Northampton to Phillipa Linnell of Braunston Widow the Relict.

1881 CENSUS: High Street, Braunston, Northamptonshire. Phillipa Linnell head wid age 39 Innkeeper born Daventry. Hannah dau age 12 scholar born Braunston. Joseph son age 5 born Braunston.

MARRIAGE: 1884 Jun qtr Daventry 3b 193. Phillipa Linnell and William Hancock.
!DEATH: 1889 Sep qtr Daventry 3b 64. Philippa Hancock age 47, born about 1842.
!PROBATE: National Probate Calendar 29 Aug 1889. Hancock Philippa Administation of the Personal Estate of Philippa Hancock (Wife of William Hancock) late of Bragborough Lodge Farm Braunston in the County of Northampton who died the 2 August 1889 at Bragborough Lodge Farm was granted at Northampton to the said William Hancock of Bragborough Lodge Farm Farmer. Personal Estate £340 3s.

1891 CENSUS: Bragboro Farm, Braunston, Northampton. William Hancock head Widr age 57 Farmer born Braunston. Phillis Cosford Housekeeper S age 48 born Napton, Warwicks.

DEATH: 1906 Sep qtr Daventry 3b 60. William Hanock age 74, born about 1832.


Charles Linnell

MARRIAGE: England Marriages Film No. 1999287. 5 Jun 1823 Daventry, Northamptonshire, England. Ann Whitmell and Charles Linnell.

1841 CENSUS: Abbey End, Daventry, Northants. Charles Linnell age 45 Plumber, Ann age 40, Charles age 15 App, Elisha age 14, Emily age 12, Edward age 10, Elizabeth age 9, Jane age 8, Joseph age 5, Maria age 3. George Watson age 8. All of this county.

1851 CENSUS: Market Place, Daventry, Northants. Charles Linnell head mar age 53 Plumber & Glazier born Daventry, Northants. Ann wife age 47 born Crick. Edward son age 20 Copying Clerk, Elizabeth dau age 18, Joseph son age 15 Plumber & Glazier app, Maria dau age 13 scholar, Selena dau age 9 scholar, Harriet dau age 7 scholar, Frances dau age 5 scholar, Eliza dau age 2. All born Daventry.

1861 CENSUS: Abbey Street, Daventry, Northants. Charles Linnell head mar age 62 Plumber & Glazier born Daventry. Ann wfe age 59 born Crick, Northants. Jane dau age 26 servant born Daventry. Eliza dau age 13 scholar born Daventry.

DEATH: 1863 Mar qtr Daventry 3b 69. Charles Linnell.

1871 CENSUS: N.L. High St, Braunston, District 15 pg 5. Ann Linnell head wid age 68 Plumber & Glazier widow born Crick, Northants.

DEATH: 1871 Sep qtr Daventry 3b 59. Ann Linnell age 70, born about 1801.


Elisha Linnell

MARRIAGE: IGI Extracted record of Daventry, Northampton. 23 May 1850 Eliza Wells and Elisha Linnell. Maybe.


John Linnell

CHRISTENING: England Births and Christenings Film No. 1999287. 29 Jul 1839 Daventry, Northampton, England. John Linnell, parents Charles Linnell and Ann.


John Linnell

CHRISTENING: England Births and Christenings Film No. 1999287. 25 Feb 1841 Daventry, Northampton, England. John Linnell, parents Charles Linnell and Ann.


John Tirebuck

MARRIAGE: 1906 Sep qtr Birmingham 6d 2. Jennie Oakley and John Tirebuck.
!MARRIAGE: St Martins Birmingham, Warwickshire, England. 5 Aug 1906 John Tirebuck age 23 Bachelor, Carter of 5 Dean Street, father Henry Tirebuck (decd), Stoker. Jennie Oakley age 21 Spinster of 5 Upper Dean St, father Tomothy James Oakley, Shoesmith. Both signed. Witnesses Alfred Tirebuck and Ruth Oakley.

1911 CENSUS: 183 Little Green Lane, Small Heath, Birmingham. John Tirebuck head age 28 married Carter for Builder born Birmingham. Jennie wife age 26 married 4 yrs 3 live births 3 living, Spoon Buffer in Silver Works born Birmingham. Florrie dau age 3, Violet dau age 2, Doris dau age 1 month. All born Birmingham. Caroline Tirebuck age 63 widow Charwoman born Birmingham.

DEATH: 1935 Jun qtr Birmingham 6d 109. Jennie Tirebuck age 50, born about 1885.
!PROBATE: National Probate Register, 12 Jun 1935, Tirebuck Jennie of 66 South-road Camp Hill Birmingham died 21 May 1935 at the General Hospital Birmingham Adminstration Birmingham 12 June to Florence Johnstone (wife of Donald Johnstone) and Violet Eustace (wife of Lawrence Oswald Eustace ). Effects £287 1s 2d.

DEATH: 1935 Jun qtr Birmingham 6d 386. John Tirebuck age 52, born about 1883.
!PROBATE: National Probate Register, 21 Jun 1935, Tirebuck John of 66 South-road Camp Hill Birmingham died 10 May 1935 Adminstration Birmingham 21 June to Florence Johnstone (wife of Donald Johnstone) and Violet Eustace (wife of Lawrence Oswald Eustace). Effects £196 12s 8d.

NOTE: On Ancestry LBlakeMizen is doing research on this line.


Lawrence Oswald Eustace

MARRIAGE: 1935 Jun qtr Birmingham 6d 764. Violet Tirebuck and Lawrence O. Eustace.


Violet Tirebuck

BIRTH: 1909 Mar qtr Aston 6d 233. Violet Tirebuck.
!CHRISTENING: St Andrews, Bordesley, Birmingham. Bap 21 Jan 1909 Violet, dau of John & Jennie Tirebuck of 8 Lion Grove, Little Green Lane, Carter.


Florence Tirebuck

BIRTH: 1907 Sep qtr Aston 6d 206. Florence Tirebuck.


Thomas Farnsworth

1841 CENSUS: Spring Hill, Wolverhampton, Staffs. Thomas Farnsworth age 30 Boatman not in county. Mary Farnsworth age 25 not in county. Hannah age 9, Emma age 6, Selina age 4, all not in county. Thomas age 12 mos of this county.

1851 CENSUS:

1861 CENSUS: 24 Staniforth St, 5ct 1hse, St Marys Birmingham. Thomas Farnsworth head mar age 53 Boatman born Nottingham. Mary wife age 53 born Bham. William son age 19 born Wolverhampton, Staffs. Mary dau age 14 born Kings Norton, Worcs. Karoline dau age 12 born Bham. Thomas son age 9, John son age 2. Hannah Chalinder lodger W age 30 born Bham. Thomas Chalinder son age 1 mo born Bham. [Note: surname is Chandler, widow of Stephen Chandler, formerly Farnsworth].

DEATH: 1865 Mar qtr Birmingham 6d 343. Thomas Farnsworth.