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Bamford Billesdon/tilton Leicestershire England 1850
Thomas Bamford and Elizabeth Skelhorne had 11 or 12 children, b. from 1868 to 1890 in Northants and then Leicestershire. Have info on several of them but not on all.
Bamford Leicestershire England 1870
On the 1891 census, there's a John, age 21, carter, boarding in Ayleston, Blaby with John E. and Emma Peach (b. Corby) at 37 Hugenden Street. Emma is nee Woolley, b. 1864 - her father is Charles - Emma and John are probably cousins. Also have a death certificate for a John Henry Bamford, died in Barrow Upon Soar. Age 30. June 1900, Engine driver at Sevenage WorkS. Would like to know what became of John Henry.
Bamford Billesdon Leicestershire England 1872
Martha Bamford was born 1872 - she's on the 1881 census but then drops out of sight - I've been unable to find a birth, death or marriage certificate for her.
Bamford Leicestershire England 1873 1947
James William Bamford was called William on the 1881 census. He may have married Louisa Swift and lived in Ratby, with two children: Dorothy, b. 1902, and George, 1903 but when he died informant was wife with initial E.G. At that time, was living at 19 Albion Street, Oadby.
Boland Clare Eire 1823
Catherine Boland, b. circa 1823, d. of David Boland and Mary Ryan; emigrated to Quebec in 1849 - maybe have been with a brother named David. Married Daniel Farrell of Co. Kerry in 1850 in Longueuil, P.Q., 3 daughters, Mary, Margaret and Elizabeth born in Quebec, son Daniel born in Toronto.
Drake London London England 1870
Edward George, b. 1895 in Wood Green, London - son of Edward, b. 1870 and Amelia Matilda (nee Wood), b. Greenwich.
Farrell Dingle All Eire 1813 1891
Daniel Farrell, b. circa 1823 in Co. Kerry, son of Patrick Farrell and Elizabeth Lyons, had a sister Elizabeth - both he and Elizabeth emigrated to Quebec, year unknown; he worked on the railroads, married Catherine Boland in 1850. Elizabeth married a fellow with the same surname, first name unknown - they had a daughter Catherine, Elizabeth died, her husband remarried. Seeking info on Catherine and info on the Farrells in the Dingle area of Co. Kerry.
Greaves Leicester Leicestershire England
James George, b. 1877, (possibly in Birmingham), died 1963 in Leicester, married my GtAunt Jane Bamford, at least one daughter, Olive Mary, b. 1916 - she did not marry but wonder if there was another daughter, Ethel.
Mcevoy All Eire 1800
My GtGrandmother, Elizabeth Farrell, married (in Toronto) Mark McAvay - I think the name was more properly spelled McEvoy or McAvoy - Mark's parents were James McAvay and Joanna Whalen, who was from New York State. James and Joanna were buried as McEvoy - don't know who made that change. Would like info on the name in Ireland.
Skelhorne Lyddington Rutland England 1800
Interested in all Skelhornes and descendants.
Skellams Lyddington Rutland England 1800
Interested in all Skelhornes and descendants.
Wood Gloucester Gloucestershire England 1832 1886
James George Wood ended up in Deptford where he married Amelia Jane Stephens/Stevens and had 7 children. James George's father was James and his mother may have been Amelia - there may have been two sisters - Roseanne and Caroline but maybe not...
Wood Deptford London England 1884
William Wood was my GtUncle. Did William follow his older sister, Mary Anne (who married William S. Buss in New York state in 1901, possibly Canadaigua area), and cousins to the US? On May 1, 1907, a 23 year old single man from London, England landed at Ellis Island. He arrived on the Celtic from Southampton.

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William Wood
1884 Deptford, London, England


Celtic Southampton New York
United States
Had a sister Mary Anne who emigrated earlier - she married William S. Buss - lived in Canadaigua/Rochester area of New York State.
Florence Millicent Brewer
18 February 1890 St. Saviour's Newington, London, England


Celtic Liverpool New York
United States
Florence was 30 when she emigrated - lived in Canadaigua where he Aunt Mary Ann Buss (nee Wood) was living. She married Charles H. Curry who was born in 1867 in Williamson, N. Y.
Dorothy Eugenia Brewer
5 April 1899 St. Saviour's Newington, London, England


Adriatic New York
United States
Was a housekeeper - never married. Became a U.S. citizen on 4 February 1929. Lived at 29 Gibson Street, Canadaigua, N. Y.
Mary Ann Wood
1876 Deptford, London, England



United States
On the Ellis Island site, there's a Mary Anne Wood, age 34, single, arriving from Cherbourg on the Prinz Friedrich Wilhelm, she;s English - last place of residence Cairo, Egypt. Arrived April 27, 1909. Is this her? Mary Ann married William S. Buss - lived in Rochester/Canandaigua area of New York State.

 

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