Selected Families and Individuals

Notes


John Henry Twomlow

MARRIAGE: Parish Church of St Thomas Birmingham, Warks. 17 Nov 1894 John Twomlow age 26 Bachelor Tin Plate Worker of B. of 51 Latimer Street, father William Twomlow, Jeweller. Flora White age 20 Spinster of B. of 60 Latimer Street, father William White, Carter. Both signed. Witnesses John White and Emma Anstey.

1901 CENSUS: 5/ 16 Court Gt Colmore Street, St Martin, Birmingham. Jno Twomlow head age 33 Tin Plate Worker born Bham. Flora wife age 28 Steel Pen Maker born Bham. John son age 6, Flora dau age 5, Ada dau age 3, Alice dau age 1.

1911 CENSUS: 1/19 Gt Colmore Street, Birmingham. John H. Twomlow head age 42 married Tinsmith born Bham. F. wife age 38 married 17 yrs, 9 live births, 6 living, 3 died, Home. J. son age 16 Bookbinding, F. dau age 15 Pen Maker, A. dau age 11 School, Ada dau age 7 school, L. dau age 4 School, H. son age 2 Home.


Ada Twomlow

BIRTH: 1904 Jun qtr Birmingham 6d 64. Ada Twomlow.


Harry Twomlow

BIRTH: 1909 Mar qtr Birmingham 6d 166. Harry Twomlow.

DEATH: 1929 Mar Birmingham South 6d 410. Harry Twomlow age 20, born about 1909.


Thomas Davies

1851 CENSUS: Bisell St, St Lukes, Birmingham. Thomas Davies head mar age 44 Carpenter Journeyman born Brenfield, Herefordshire. Ann Davies wife age 41 born Brenfield, Hereford. John Davies brother Unmar age 45 Bricklayer's Journeyman born Brenfield, Hereford. John Davies son age 13 scholar born Bham. Alfred Davies son age 12 scholar born Bham. Thomas O. Davies son age 9 scholar born Bham. Caroline Davies dau age 7 scholar born Bham. Emma Davies dau age 5 scholar born Bham. Eliza Davies dau age 2 scholar born Bham.


Caroline Davies

CHRISTENING: St Martins, Birmingham. Born 30 Sep 1845, Bap 25 Dec 1845, Caroline, parents Thomas & Ann Davies of Smallbrook Street, Carpenter.


Douglas Leigh

BAPTISM: St Andrews, Bordesley, Warwicks, England. Name: Douglas Leigh. Gender: Male. Baptism Date: 18 Jul 1886.
Father: George Leonard Leigh. Mother: Emily Hart. FHL Film Number: 1545603. Reference ID: item 4 p 167.

MARRIAGE: 1914 Mar qtr Meriden 6d 679. Dorothy G. Radley and Douglas Leigh.

DEATH: 1958 Dec Evesham Worcester 9d 110. Dorothy G. Leigh age 68, born about 1890.
!PROBATE: National Probate Calendar 23 Apr 1959 Dorothy Gibson Leigh of Thistle Close Hanley Swan Worcestershire (wife of Douglas Leigh) died 17 December 1958 at Avonside Hospital Evesham Worcestershire Probate Birmingham 23 April to the said Douglas Leigh of no occupation and Edward Elias solicitor. Effects £908 13s 3d.

DEATH: 1960 Sep Worcester 9d 222. Douglas Leigh age 74, born about 1886.


Dorothy Gibson Radley

BIRTH: 1890 Sep qtr Solihull 6d 557. Dorothy Gibson Radley.

MARRIAGE: 1914 Mar qtr Meriden 6d 679. Dorothy G. Radley and Douglas Leigh.

DEATH: 1958 Dec Evesham Worcester 9d 110. Dorothy G. Leigh age 68, born about 1890.
!PROBATE: National Probate Calendar 23 Apr 1959 Dorothy Gibson Leigh of Thistle Close Hanley Swan Worcestershire (wife of Douglas Leigh) died 17 December 1958 at Avonside Hospital Evesham Worcestershire Probate Birmingham 23 April to the said Douglas Leigh of no occupation and Edward Elias solicitor. Effects £908 13s 3d.


Thomas Cross

MARRIAGE: Maxstoke, Warwickshire. 26 Dec 1796 Thomas Cross of this Parish bachelor and Eleanor Hinton of this Parish spinster were married in this Church by Banns on 26 day of December 1796. Thomas Cross signed, Eleanor Hinton left her mark. In the presence of us William Masters and the mark of Catherine Hinton.

BURIAL: Maxstoke, Warwicks. 9 Jun 1833 Eleanor Cross of Maxstoke, age 55.


Eleanor Hinton

CHRISTENING: Nether Whitacre, Warwickshire, England. July 7, 1776 Eleanor dau of William & Mary Hinton. On Ancestry.


Thomas Cross

BAPTISM: 1799 Thomas son of Thomas Cross by Elinor his wife was baptized March the Seventeenth.

MARRIAGE: St Martins Birmingham Warwickshire 20 Sep 1835 Mary Rose and Thomas Cross. GS Film number 0919783-0919785, 0919786-0919788, 0919789-0919791.

1841 CENSUS: Marston Green, Warks. Thomas Cross age 35 Ag Lab, Mary Cross age 25, Emma Cross age 5, Mary Ann Cross age 3, Charles Cross age 1. All of this county.

1851 CENSUS: Bickenhill Marston Quarter, Thomas Cross head mar age 50 Agricultural Labourer born Maxstoke. Mary Cross wife age 30 born Marston Green. Charles Cross son age 10 scholar, Alfred Cross son age 8 scholar, George Cross son age 6 scholar, Thomas Cross Jnr age 5 scholar, Benj? Cross son age 3, all born Marston Green.

DEATH: 1852 Mar qtr Foleshill Warks 6d 212. Thomas Cross.
!MARRIAGE: 1857 Jun qtr Birmingham 6d 98. Mary Cross and William Hastings.
!MARRIAGE: 10 May 1857 St Martins Church Birmingham Warwickshire William Hastings of full age Bachelor Labourer of Bordesley St, father Thomas Hastings, Brick Maker. Mary Cross of full age Spinster, father Francis Rose, Shoe Maker. William signed, Mary left her mark. Witnesses the marks of William Finch and Elizabeth Cross.

1861 CENSUS: Hawkeswell Lane, Coleshill, Warks. William Hastings head mar age 50 Lab born Coleshill. Mary Hastings wife age 44 born Bickenhill, Warks. Alfred Cross step-son Unm age 18 born Bickenhill. Henry Cross step-son Unm age 12 Plough Boy born Bickenhill. Ellen Cross step-dau age 9 scholar born Bickenhill.

1871 CENSUS: 27 Meriden Street, St Martins, Birmingham. Ellen Cross Serv Unm age 19 Domestic Servant born Marston Green.

DEATH: William Hastings

1881 CENSUS: 44 Ault St, West Bromwich, Staffs. Mary Hastings Head W age 66 born Bickenhill Parish. George Cross son Unm age 34 labourer Glass Works born Bickenhill Parish.

DEATH: 1886 Dec qtr West Bromwich 6d 446. Mary Hastings age 70, born about 1816. Possible.


Mary Rose

CHRISTENING: Sheldon, Warwickshire, England. 23 Apr 1815 Mary dau of Francis & Mary Rose. Film No. 229146.


Mary Ann Cross

BAPTISM: Bickenhill, Warks. 15 Oct 1837 Mary Ann dau of Thomas & Mary Cross.


Charles Cross

BAPTISM: Bickenhill, Warks. 20 Oct 1839 Charles son of Thomas & Mary Cross.


Alfred Cross

BAPTISM: Bickenhill, Warks. 19 Sep 1841 Alfred son of Thomas & Mary Cross.


Thomas Cross

BAPTISM: Bickenhill, Warwickshire. 25 Jan 1846 Thomas son of Thomas & Mary Cross. GS Film number 198747.


William Henry Cross

BAPTISM: Bickenhill, Warks. 14 Jul 1848 William son of Thomas & Mary Cross.

1871 CENSUS: Haysuch, Rowley Regis, Staffs. Joseph Hill head mar age 41 Pudler born Rowley Regis, Warks. Emma Hill wife age 35 born Bickenhill, Warks. Elizabeth Hill age 14 scholar born Haysuch Staffs. William Hill son age 13 scholar born Haysuch Staffs. Sarah Hill dau age 9 mos born Haysuch Staffs. Henry Cross boarder Unm age 23 Engine Stoker born Bickenhill, Warks.


Ellen Cross

BAPTISM: Bickenhill, Warks. 31 Jul 1851 Ellen dau of Thomas & Mary Cross.

1871 CENSUS: 27 Meriden Street, St Martins, Birmingham. Ellen Cross Serv Unm age 19 Domestic Servant born Marston Green.


William Hastings

BAPTISM: Coleshill, Warks. 13 Oct 1811 William son of Samuel & Elizabeth Hastings.

MARRIAGE: 1857 Jun qtr Birmingham 6d 98. Mary Cross and William Hastings.
!MARRIAGE: 10 May 1857 St Martins Church Birmingham Warwickshire William Hastings of full age Bachelor Labourer of Bordesley St, father Thomas Hastings, Brick Maker. Mary Cross of full age Spinster, father Francis Rose, Shoe Maker. William signed, Mary left her mark. Witnesses the marks of William Finch and Elizabeth Cross. [This proves that Mary Cross was previously married as her father's name is Francis Rose].

1861 CENSUS: Hawkeswell Lane, Coleshill, Warks. William Hastings head mar age 50 Lab born Coleshill. Mary Hastings wife age 44 born Bickenhill, Warks. Alfred Cross step-son Unm age 18 born Bickenhill. Henry Cross step-son Unm age 12 Plough Boy born Bickenhill. Ellen Cross step-dau age 9 scholar born Bickenhill.

1871 CENSUS: Swan Hotel High Street, Coleshill, Warks. Mary Hastings serv age 57 Midwife born Bickenhill, Warks.

DEATH: 1879 Sep qtr Aston Warks 6d 136. William Hastings age 68, born about 1811. Possible.

1881 CENSUS: 44 Ault St, West Bromwich, Staffs. Mary Hastings Head W age 66 born Bickenhill Parish. George Cross son Unm age 34 labourer Glass Works born Bickenhill Parish.

DEATH: 1886 Dec qtr West Bromwich 6d 446. Mary Hastings age 70, born about 1816. Possible.


Mary Rose

CHRISTENING: Sheldon, Warwickshire, England. 23 Apr 1815 Mary dau of Francis & Mary Rose. Film No. 229146.


George Cross

BAPTISM: Bickenhill, Warks. 3 Aug 1843 George son of Thomas & Mary Cross of Marston Green, Labourer.

1881 CENSUS: 44 Ault St, West Bromwich, Staffs. Mary Hastings Head W age 66 born Bickenhill Parish. George Cross son Unm age 34 labourer Glass Works born Bickenhill Parish.

MARRIAGE: 1889

1891 CENSUS: 98 Spon Lane, West Bromwich, Staffs. George Cross head mar age 47 Waggoner born Marston Green. Sarah Cross wife age 53 Huckster born Twyford, Bucks.

1901 CENSUS: 98 Spon Lane, West Bromwich, Staffs. George Cross head mar age 60 Carter in Glass Works born Bickenhill, Warks. Sarah Cross wife age 63 born Twyford, Bucks. Lily Cross granddaughter age 10 born West Bromwich, Staffs.

1911 CENSUS: 94 Spon Lane, West Bromwich, Staffs. George Cross head age 68 married 21 yrs no children, Waggoner born Bickenhill, Warks. Sarah Cross wife age 73 married House Wife Duties born Twyford, Buckingham.