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Re: What is Joseph's Wife's Name?
« Reply #18 on: Friday 20 March 09 16:53 GMT (UK) »
What do you make of this?

1861 census
RG 9/ 2933/ 64/11
10, Rodger's Buildings, Manchester

Joseph Pritchard, head, m, 40, house painter, Ireland, County Galway
Margaret do, wife, do, 37, cotton weaver, Manchester
Mary Ellen do, daur, do, 22, do, do
Mary Jane do, daur, U 17, do do

(Pritchard transcribed as Prutton on FindMyPast)

Joseph Pritchard married Margaret Strickland, 4q 1859, Manchester 8d 188.

Possible death Jane Pritchard, 4q 1854, Manchester 8d 211.

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Re: What is Joseph's Wife's Name?
« Reply #19 on: Friday 20 March 09 17:45 GMT (UK) »
Ooh Jen.

FindMyPast do some very strange transcriptions sometimes.  You should see what they made of my Rondeaus!
East London:
Happe/Hoppe (St. Georges in the East)
Stanley (middle name Thurston)
Rondeau (Spitalfields and Salford)
Jones (Bishopsgate - Thomas, Ostrich Feather Manufacturer)
Wood (London City)
McDermott (Londonderry and Stepney)
Upcraft (Bethnal Green)
Chidgey (Shoredtich)
Grim (Bethnal Green)
Row (Mast makers in Wapping)
Spurden (Stepney and Pancras)
Glibbery (Bishopsgate)

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Re: What is Joseph's Wife's Name?
« Reply #20 on: Friday 20 March 09 17:49 GMT (UK) »
OK had  look, it definitely says Pritchard.  I reckon it has to be them as the address on the certificate is Roger Street.

Thanks for everyone's help.
East London:
Happe/Hoppe (St. Georges in the East)
Stanley (middle name Thurston)
Rondeau (Spitalfields and Salford)
Jones (Bishopsgate - Thomas, Ostrich Feather Manufacturer)
Wood (London City)
McDermott (Londonderry and Stepney)
Upcraft (Bethnal Green)
Chidgey (Shoredtich)
Grim (Bethnal Green)
Row (Mast makers in Wapping)
Spurden (Stepney and Pancras)
Glibbery (Bishopsgate)