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Offline Winterbloom21

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Re: Looking for Clarks (in Kent) and McLaughlins (in Lancaster)
« Reply #18 on: Wednesday 27 December 17 14:57 GMT (UK) »
That's a long way to go.    But I was just going to say that .....Oh, I just had a thought.

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Re: Looking for Clarks (in Kent) and McLaughlins (in Lancaster)
« Reply #19 on: Wednesday 27 December 17 15:09 GMT (UK) »
As her mother had died in 1894 I expect she was taken in by the church.

The Wilson's (Elizabeth Ann's parents are at 5 Windermere Road, Lancaster in 1881
Robert age 65 bn Bleasdale, Lancashire (a tailor)
Elizabeth 56 born Ireland. 
RG11/4265 f47 p29
That address ties in with the OPC marriage address.
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Re: Looking for Clarks (in Kent) and McLaughlins (in Lancaster)
« Reply #20 on: Wednesday 27 December 17 15:29 GMT (UK) »
1871 has Elizabeth A Wilson as age 11 born Devonport, Devonshire
RG10/4231 f 6 p5 - Oven House Gates, China Lane, Lancaster
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Re: Looking for Clarks (in Kent) and McLaughlins (in Lancaster)
« Reply #21 on: Wednesday 27 December 17 15:44 GMT (UK) »
1881 Westbourne Terrace, Lancaster
RG11/4263 f18 p30

Charles   Mc Laughton age 25 occ Mattmaker   born Halifax, Yorkshire
Elizabeth A Mc Laughton age 21 occ Cotton Weaver born Devon Barracks
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Re: Looking for Clarks (in Kent) and McLaughlins (in Lancaster)
« Reply #22 on: Wednesday 27 December 17 15:48 GMT (UK) »
1891-11 Windermere Road, Lancaster
Charles   McLauglin   35   General Labourer bn Halifax Yorkshire
Elizabeth   McLauglin   31   bn Devon (Portmouth)
Mary A   8    bn Lancaster
John W   5   bn Lancaster
Charles   3   bn Lancaster
Patrick   McLauglin   Boarder age 26   bn Darlington, Durham
Robert   Wilson   Visitor   Widower   75   Retired Tailor   bn Galgate, Lancashire
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