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Offline Laura

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My missing family from 1881?
« on: Wednesday 29 December 04 20:45 GMT (UK) »
Hi everyone

I cant find my family in 1881 census  :'(

i have them in the 1871 census living in brighton

the family are:-

Edward Todd - 29 Head
Sarah - 24 Wife
George - 5 Son
Harriet - 2 Daug
James - 1 Son

and in 1891 i have a few extras

Clara - 19 daug
thomas - 10 son
Richard Burtenshaw - Son in law (who is harriets husband)

hope this is enuff info.

thank you

Laurax
Burtenshaw, Cumming, Wilson, Mellor, Hogg, Potter

Offline KathyM

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Re: My missing family from 1881?
« Reply #1 on: Wednesday 29 December 04 21:03 GMT (UK) »
Had a quick look without success....where were they born ....what age were Edward & Sarah ?
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Offline Laura

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Re: My missing family from 1881?
« Reply #2 on: Wednesday 29 December 04 21:07 GMT (UK) »
Hi

on the other census's it just says they were born in Brighton, Sussex

edward was born about 1842

Sarah was born about 1848

Thanx for looking

kind regards

Laura
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Offline suepi

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Re: My missing family from 1881?
« Reply #3 on: Saturday 01 January 05 12:17 GMT (UK) »
Hi Laura,
if you know the wife's maiden name, try looking under that name. One of my family was under the wife's maiden name on the 1881 census!
regards
Sue
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