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Re: 1891 and 1901 look up please - BIRKS LIVING IN bury
« Reply #18 on: Wednesday 11 May 11 17:46 BST (UK) »
here is the death of john's first wife
death index
name; emma birks
y.o.r. 1872
qtr; jan/feb/mar
dist; bury
vol; 8c
page; 343
age at death; 49
est birth year; 1823

and here is johns second marriage
marr index
name; john birks
y.o.r. 1873
qtr; jul/aug/sept
dist; bury
vol; 8c
page; 504
on the same page mary hilton,mary maddock
john marries mary maddock at st.peters church bury
cattell,alcester
vickers,sulgrave
hewish,holborn
manley,bethnal green
barnes,bassingbourn

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Re: 1891 and 1901 look up please - BIRKS LIVING IN bury
« Reply #19 on: Wednesday 11 May 11 17:55 BST (UK) »
1861
RG9/2846/71/17
john birks age 35. b. pilkington,lancs. occ. carter. head
emma age 38. b. wynbury,cheshire. wife
sarah alice age 14. b. mere lodge,cheshire. occ. woollen weaver. daughter
william age 12. b. bury. occ. woollen piecer. son
george age 9. b. ditto. son
living at;carrfield,south bury,bury,lancs
cattell,alcester
vickers,sulgrave
hewish,holborn
manley,bethnal green
barnes,bassingbourn

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Re: 1891 and 1901 look up please - BIRKS LIVING IN bury
« Reply #20 on: Wednesday 11 May 11 17:57 BST (UK) »
here is george's birth index
name; george birks
y.o.r. 1851
qtr; oct/nov/dec
dist; bury
vol; 21
page; 314
cattell,alcester
vickers,sulgrave
hewish,holborn
manley,bethnal green
barnes,bassingbourn

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Re: 1891 and 1901 look up please - BIRKS LIVING IN bury
« Reply #21 on: Wednesday 11 May 11 18:02 BST (UK) »
here is george's parents in 1851
1851
HO107/2214/89/27
john birks age 25. b. whettenbury,cheshire. occ. agr.lab. head
emma age 28. b. bury. wife
sarah age 5. b. ditto. daughter
william age 2. b. ditto. son
george birks age 19. b. bury. lodger(would imagine this could be johns brother)
living at;carrfield,south bury,bury,lancs
cattell,alcester
vickers,sulgrave
hewish,holborn
manley,bethnal green
barnes,bassingbourn

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Re: 1891 and 1901 look up please - BIRKS LIVING IN bury
« Reply #22 on: Wednesday 11 May 11 18:08 BST (UK) »
Wow !
I am having a job keeping up with you.
The furthest I have got this afternoon is in trying to find John Birks first wife EMMA'S maiden name.
Now I know that she was born in Cheshire shall see if I can find out if she married there

Thank you for all your time,great stuff !
Kath
sims london,essex ,lancashire
 hale wiltshire,essex,surrey
 terry scotland,lancashire
wilkinson lancashire
 hamer bolton lancashire
schofield lancashire
Wood manchester
stinton worcestershire
Nash bolton lancashire
connor ireland lancashire

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Re: 1891 and 1901 look up please - BIRKS LIVING IN bury
« Reply #23 on: Wednesday 11 May 11 18:17 BST (UK) »
1841
HO107/538/11/10/12
joseph birks age 35. occ. labourer.
alice birks age 40. occ. dyer
john birks age 15. occ. finisher
jane birks age 14. occ. hooker on
harriet birks age 12. occ. dyer
george birks age 10. occ. tearer.
elizabeth birks age 8
mary birks age 7
sarah birks age 4
living at;fletchers ----?,south bury,bury,lancs
all born in county
cattell,alcester
vickers,sulgrave
hewish,holborn
manley,bethnal green
barnes,bassingbourn

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Re: 1891 and 1901 look up please - BIRKS LIVING IN bury
« Reply #24 on: Wednesday 11 May 11 18:17 BST (UK) »
have had a look for the marriage of john/emma but cannot find it
cattell,alcester
vickers,sulgrave
hewish,holborn
manley,bethnal green
barnes,bassingbourn

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Re: 1891 and 1901 look up please - BIRKS LIVING IN bury
« Reply #25 on: Wednesday 11 May 11 18:25 BST (UK) »
think this might be the marriage of john's parents joseph/alice
joseph birks of whitefield and alice rigby of whitefield were married by banns on the 17th feb. 1826 at st.mary the virgin,prestwich,lancs
witnesses; abraham kay and scholestic? shawcross
cattell,alcester
vickers,sulgrave
hewish,holborn
manley,bethnal green
barnes,bassingbourn

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Re: 1891 and 1901 look up please - BIRKS LIVING IN bury
« Reply #26 on: Wednesday 11 May 11 18:31 BST (UK) »
and here is i believe the baptism of john birks
john birks of whitefield was baptised on the 14th may 1826 at st.mary the virgin,prestwich
he was born on the 17th feb 1826
his parents are joseph/alice birks
they were living at whitefield at the time of the baptism
josephs occupation at this time was labourer
the baptism was conducted by; thomas corser
cattell,alcester
vickers,sulgrave
hewish,holborn
manley,bethnal green
barnes,bassingbourn