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help finding info on russian gt grandparents
« on: Thursday 16 February 06 21:04 GMT (UK) »
hi could anyone help me I'm trying to find more info on my gt grandparents here is what i have so far  Moses Morris born appr 1848 in Russia married Leah ? born approx1848 in Prussia,i have them firstly living in  1881 living in  5 back George st Northumberland and Moses was a glazier,then i have them in 1901 at 124 Longmillgate Manchester,i would like to know where they were before these dates and if they married  here also the maiden name of leah it could be something like raisin i hope someone can help , thankyou

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Re: help finding info on russian gt grandparents
« Reply #1 on: Thursday 16 February 06 21:14 GMT (UK) »
Hi

Here they are in 1871

3rd in Ct 1 Peacroft

Moses Morres, head, age 24, glazier born Russia
Leina, wife, age 24 born Germany
Esther, daughter, age 2 born Durham South Shields
Kitty, daughter, age 9 months born Yorkshire Sheffield

RG10 4682
folio 71 page 4
Sheffield, Yorkshire

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Re: help finding info on russian gt grandparents
« Reply #2 on: Thursday 16 February 06 21:26 GMT (UK) »
1891 census, they certainly moved around!!!! Also name down as Maurice on original image

7 Davidsons Court

Moses Maurice, age 43, glazier born Russia Poland
Leah, wife, age 42 born Germany
Kate, daughter, age 19, tacker tailoring born Yorks Sheffield
Ellen, daughter, age 17, machiness tailoring born Yorks Sheffield
Annie, daughter, age 15, learner tailoring born Scotland Glasgow
Sam, son, age 13 born Sunderland
Sophia, daughter,age 10 born Durham Newcastle
Minnie, daughter, age 9 born Durham Newcastle
Rose, daughter, age 4 born Manchester

RG12 3241
folio 69 page 37
Manchester, Lancashire

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Re: help finding info on russian gt grandparents
« Reply #3 on: Friday 17 February 06 00:51 GMT (UK) »
The birth certificate of one of the children would give you Leah's maiden name, might be easier to try and track her in marriage indexes than 'Morris'.  Looking at the family, the marriage could very well be in Scotland also.
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Re: help finding info on russian gt grandparents
« Reply #4 on: Friday 17 February 06 12:31 GMT (UK) »
hi this info has been a great help and i want to thank you so much what would we do if there was no one like you to help us chears lyndy :)

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Re: help finding info on russian gt grandparents
« Reply #5 on: Friday 17 February 06 16:56 GMT (UK) »


Hi Lyndy!

You can get lost in this site for a few hours  ;) ;) ;) ;) might give you some ideas!

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