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parkers cowpen quay
« on: Friday 05 December 14 01:23 GMT (UK) »
hello I am new to this site so bear with me looking for imfo. on parkers from cowpen quay Northumberland my gr grandfather henry parker came to glace bay n.s  ca. n 1897 he was in the navy and went awol when he came to Canada he was to have taken his mothers maiden name that being Mitchell from my records I have found his father name was George parker and his mothers name was Margaret Thompson I have searched records from the uk but I am unable to find any connection  of parkers  thompsons or mitchells  George parker 1840 London Middlesex  Margaret Thompson 1842 cramlington Northumberland  henry parker 1877 cowpen quay could antone put in in the right direction as to where I may find such records  thank you George mitchell

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Re: parkers cowpen quay
« Reply #1 on: Friday 05 December 14 07:29 GMT (UK) »
Hi
A warm welcome to Rootschat!

Is this the family in 1891?
12 Grainger Street, Cowpen
George Parker  Head 51 born London Labourer
 Margaret Parker  Wife 49 born Cramlington
 Alfred Parker  Son18 born Bligh Labourer
 Henry Parker  Son 16 born Bligh Labourer
 Emily Parker  Daughter 14 born Bligh
 Robert Parker  Son 16 born Bligh
 Hutchinson Parker  Son 8 born Bligh
 Frederick Parker  Son 6 born Bligh
 Frederick Purins  21 lodger Riverter
 Joseph Chipchase  21 lodger Apprentice

RG12/4237/118/65


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Re: parkers cowpen quay
« Reply #2 on: Friday 05 December 14 07:35 GMT (UK) »
1881
39 Wellington Street, Cowpen
George Parker  41 born London Mariner
Margaret Parker  39 born Gramlington
William Parker  17 born Sunderland Blacksmith
John Parker  14 born Sunderland Labourer in the Shipyard
George Parker  10 born Cowpen Quay North
Alfred Parker  8 born Cowpen Quay North
Henry Parker  6 born Cowpen Quay North
Emily Parker  4 born Cowpen Quay North
Robert Parker 7 months born Cowpen Quay North
RG11/5091/107/69

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Re: parkers cowpen quay
« Reply #3 on: Friday 05 December 14 07:46 GMT (UK) »
1871
3 Wellington Street, Cowpen
George Parker  Head 31 born London Mariner
 Margaret Parker  Wife 30 born Northumberland
 William Parker  Son 9 born Sunderland
 George Parker  Son 6 born Sunderland
 Annie Parker  Daughter 3 born Blyth
 Gorge? Parker  Son 5 Months  born Blyth
RG10/5132/98/50



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Re: parkers cowpen quay
« Reply #4 on: Friday 05 December 14 07:51 GMT (UK) »
Is this the marriage that you have?

George Parker
Marriage
Registration QuarterJul-Aug-Sep
Registration Year 1862
Registration District Sunderland
Event Place Sunderland, Durham, England
Margaret Thompson
   





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Re: parkers cowpen quay
« Reply #5 on: Friday 05 December 14 08:03 GMT (UK) »
Do you have George and Margaret's marriage certificate? Does it give an address? Father's names? Witnesses?

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Re: parkers cowpen quay
« Reply #6 on: Friday 05 December 14 08:39 GMT (UK) »
The family in 1901 residing  Grainger Street, Cowpen
George 62, Margaret 59,Hutchinson 17 Frederick 17 and 18 year old servant Sarah K Coning

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Re: parkers cowpen quay
« Reply #7 on: Friday 05 December 14 15:13 GMT (UK) »
thank you this appears to be the family I an looking for I donot have any marriage record of George and Margaret parker  or any record of Fredrick purnis or joseph chipcase   I am baffled as to where henry parker came up with the name Mitchell once again thank you for the imformation it is very helpful

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Re: parkers cowpen quay
« Reply #8 on: Friday 05 December 14 15:35 GMT (UK) »
Where do Frederick Purnis and Joseph Chipchase fit in?