Author Topic: Help finding father  (Read 219 times)

Online BumbleB

  • RootsChat Marquessate
  • *******
  • Posts: 8,212
  • Census information Crown Copyright, from www.nationalarchives.gov.uk
    • View Profile
Re: Help finding father
« Reply #9 on: Sunday 09 September 18 17:34 BST (UK) »
Henry Dunkerley was aged 53 and a widower in 1901 - aged 63 in 1911.

Transcriptions and NBI are merely finding aids.  They are NOT a substitute for original record entries.
Remember - "They'll be found when they want to be found" !!!
Archbell - anywhere, any date
Kendall - WRY
Milner - WRY
Appleyard - WRY

RootsChat is the busiest, largest free family history forum site in the country. It is completely free to use. Register now.
Also register instantly with Facebook or Twitter (and other social networks). Start your genealogy search now.


Offline Ladyhawk

  • RootsChat Marquessate
  • *******
  • Posts: 6,268
  • Census information Crown Copyright, from www.nationalarchives.gov.uk
    • View Profile
Re: Help finding father
« Reply #10 on: Sunday 09 September 18 17:36 BST (UK) »
Possible baptism for Clara

Clara Stansfield 
Baptism 15 Sep 1876 Rochdale
Residence   Rochdale, Lancashire, England
Father Barker Stansfield Mother Celia Ann

possible birth entry

STANSFIELD, CLARA  mmn   PULMAN     
1876  S Quarter in ROCHDALE  Volume 08E  Page 36

Mar 1866    Todmorden    9a   261   
FAIRBOURN  Ann W        
LACY    Henry       
Pulman    Celia A       
Stansfield    Barker   

Added
1891 RG12    3327 Folio   30 Page   53
Roch Mills Lane, Castleton, Rochdale
Barker   Stansfield   Head   Married   1835   Labourer   Lancashire
Celie A   Stansfield   Wife   Married   1840   -   London, Middlesex
Elizabeth   Stansfield   Daughter   S   1872   Silk Picker   Lancashire
Sarah   Stansfield   Daughter      1875   Servant   Lancashire
Clara   Stansfield   Daughter           1877   Weaver   Lancashire
Sam   Stansfield   Son   1881   -   Lancashire

RootsChat is the busiest, largest free family history forum site in the country. It is completely free to use. Register now.
Also register instantly with Facebook or Twitter (and other social networks). Start your genealogy search now.


Online rosie99

  • RootsChat Marquessate
  • *******
  • Posts: 27,469
    • View Profile
Re: Help finding father
« Reply #11 on: Sunday 09 September 18 17:42 BST (UK) »
Lancashire Evening Post 26 February 1891
Has a Clara Stansfield age 15 charged with attempting to commit suicide by jumping in the canal at Castleton.  She was having problems with her older sister  :-\

ADDED her address was Roach Mills  ;D
Census information is Crown Copyright, from www.nationalarchives.gov.uk

Offline Ladyhawk

  • RootsChat Marquessate
  • *******
  • Posts: 6,268
  • Census information Crown Copyright, from www.nationalarchives.gov.uk
    • View Profile
Re: Help finding father
« Reply #12 on: Sunday 09 September 18 17:55 BST (UK) »
Henry Dunkerley was aged 53 and a widower in 1901 - aged 63 in 1911.

He died in 1913

DUNKERLEY   Henry age  65   Whitworth and Wardle   Rochdale

and Clara possibly remarried 1924 Rochdale Register Office or Registrar Attended

DUNKERLEY   Clara   
WOOD   Samuel   
details from Lancashire BMD

Clara's m/c to Henry Dunkerley would confirm her father's name


Offline nibbs

  • RootsChat Senior
  • ****
  • Posts: 311
    • View Profile
Re: Help finding father
« Reply #13 on: Sunday 09 September 18 18:15 BST (UK) »
Wow a few things to go on so looks like she was a single mum then married someone 30 years older than her
                Thank you all
hughes mills redfern thomas price peirce Evans /luke flintshire and turner rochdale turner/miller salt lake city Utah and miller wintersberg germany/stott rochdale /healey rochdale /dyson flint