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Re: looking for info on james (chewbacca) matthews and lydia gowan
« Reply #9 on: Saturday 12 May 18 23:15 BST (UK) »
Which Matthews are you completely sure about - you have birth, marriage, death, census information that all match up, please?

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Re: William Henry MATTHEWS and Mary MATTHEWS (born HOLMAN)
« Reply #10 on: Saturday 12 May 18 23:16 BST (UK) »
If Joseph was their son - he should be with them in 1871

In 1871 - The only William Matthews b Battle was 21yrs old unmarried and living with his mother

In 1871 - Mary Holman aged 20 b Hellingly  is unmarried, childless and living with her mother Sarah
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Re: William Henry MATTHEWS and Mary MATTHEWS (born HOLMAN)
« Reply #11 on: Saturday 12 May 18 23:19 BST (UK) »
Mary MATTHIS mmn Holman, birth reg Mar qtr 1873 Hastings
Eliza MATTHEWS mmn Holman, birth reg Sep qtr 1875 Hastings
Ayr: Barnes, Wylie
Caithness: MacGregor
Essex: Eldred (Pebmarsh)
Gloucs: Timbrell (Winchcomb)
Hants: Stares (Wickham)
Lincs: Maw, Jackson (Epworth, Belton)
London: Pierce
Suffolk: Markham (Framlingham)
Surrey: Gosling (Richmond)
Wilts: Matthews, Tarrant (Calne, Preshute)
Worcs: Milward (Redditch)
Yorks: Beaumont, Crook, Moore, Styring (Huddersfield); Middleton (Church Fenton); Exley, Gelder (High Hoyland); Barnes, Birchinall (Sheffield); Kenyon, Wood (Cumberworth/Denby Dale)

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Re: looking for info on james (chewbacca) matthews and lydia gowan
« Reply #12 on: Saturday 12 May 18 23:29 BST (UK) »
OK.

Richard is your greatgrandfather and disappears in Canada - this is his birth, from GRO:

Richard Matthews mmn Holman    
GRO Reference: 1893  March quarter Quarter in Hastings

confirming his Mother's maiden surname was Holman

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Re: looking for info on james (chewbacca) matthews and lydia gowan
« Reply #13 on: Saturday 12 May 18 23:31 BST (UK) »
There is already a Matthews/Holman post here to avoid duplication of info

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Re: looking for info on james (chewbacca) matthews and lydia gowan
« Reply #14 on: Saturday 12 May 18 23:36 BST (UK) »
Just posting this because I have found it:

1901 census, living in Hastings
William Matthews   54  house painter
Mary Matthews   55   Unknown
John Matthews   19
George Matthews   19
Harry Matthews   13
Edward Matthews   11
Richard Matthews   8
Frederick Matthews   6
Mary Gibbs   27  dau married

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1891 census
William Matthews   43  painter
Mary Matthews   43  Hailsham
Polly Matthews   18
Eliza Matthews   16
Tom Matthews   14
Gwennie Matthews   13
James Matthews   11
John Matthews   8
George Matthews   6
Harry Matthews   3
Edward Matthews   7/12

1881 ages of parents different:
William Matthews   29
Mary Matthews   29
Joseph Matthews   11
Mary Matthews   8
Eliza Matthews   5
Thomas Matthews   3
Guenthlyn Matthews   1


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Re: looking for info on james (chewbacca) matthews and lydia gowan
« Reply #15 on: Saturday 12 May 18 23:41 BST (UK) »
I have asked the moderator if the 2 posts should be merged to avoid duplication of info
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Re: William Henry MATTHEWS and Mary MATTHEWS (born HOLMAN)
« Reply #16 on: Saturday 12 May 18 23:41 BST (UK) »
In 1871 - Mary Holman aged 20 b Hellingly  is unmarried, childless and living with her mother Sarah can u supply me with more info on this

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Re: William Henry MATTHEWS and Mary MATTHEWS (born HOLMAN)
« Reply #17 on: Saturday 12 May 18 23:42 BST (UK) »
In 1871 - The only William Matthews b Battle was 21yrs old unmarried and living with his mother..and this... who knows maybe richard matthews was a time traveller...a shape shifter..a reptile-person..or a member of the british labour party!!! damn u jeremy corbyn!!