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JOHN SWAN born 1811 ??????????
« on: Saturday 07 April 18 13:06 BST (UK) »
Hello trying to research Nonconformity in Yaxley Hunts, in 1861 living at Dobbs Lane Yaxley, the above was a Baptist Minister with his family, any help with his training etc, thankyou Margaret.

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Re: JOHN SWAN born 1811 ??????????
« Reply #1 on: Saturday 07 April 18 13:49 BST (UK) »
Is this them in 1851 - Barton Upon Irwell Lancashire.

HO107 Piece 2218 Folio 487A Page 25

John Swan   40 born Scotland. Lithographic printer.
Eliza Swan   43 born  Derbyshire.
Alexander Swan   12 born Manchester Lancs
William Andrew Swan   6 born Manchester.
Jane Swan   3 born Manchester
Archibald Marbith Swan (middle name should be Macbeth) 11 born Manchester

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Re: JOHN SWAN born 1811 ??????????
« Reply #2 on: Saturday 07 April 18 13:53 BST (UK) »
Manchester, England, Non-Conformist Marriages, 1758-1937 - Eliza Macbeth - full age - resides 25 Owen Street Hulme 17 May 1838
-  Manchester, Lancashire - St Peter's Square Presbyterian (Scotch Church) father Andrew MacBeth
and father of John Swan - full age - Lithographic printer - residing Crown Street Salford -  father Archibald Swan - farmer.

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Re: JOHN SWAN born 1811 ??????????
« Reply #3 on: Saturday 07 April 18 13:57 BST (UK) »
Is this one worth investigation -    John Swan - 8 March 1811 - son of Archibald Swan and Anne Campbell - Kilninver and Kilmelford, Argyll Scotland.     ???

https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XYZT-34V

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Re: JOHN SWAN born 1811 ??????????
« Reply #4 on: Saturday 07 April 18 14:01 BST (UK) »
WOW that was a great responce, yes iam95% sure that he is the one, thankyou so very much,do you think there would be more imfo on him.?Margaret.

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Re: JOHN SWAN born 1811 ??????????
« Reply #5 on: Saturday 07 April 18 14:13 BST (UK) »
Notice that on the 1891 census it says he was born 1811 Argyll Scotland so the birth above looks good.

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Re: JOHN SWAN born 1811 ??????????
« Reply #6 on: Saturday 07 April 18 14:14 BST (UK) »
Thankyou so much.

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Re: JOHN SWAN born 1811 ??????????
« Reply #7 on: Saturday 07 April 18 14:15 BST (UK) »
Looks like John and Eliza are in Hulme with son Alexander in 1841

HO107 Piece 583 Book 6

John Swan   30 Lithographic printer.
Eliza Swan   30
Alexander Swan   2

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Re: JOHN SWAN born 1811 ??????????
« Reply #8 on: Saturday 07 April 18 14:18 BST (UK) »
Looks like he had a brother Archibald Swan born 23 August 1814 - Kilninver and Kilmelford Argyll Scotland.  Parents Archibald Swan and Ann Campbell

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