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Offline Shropshirelad1963

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Parents of Leonard?
« on: Sunday 17 February 19 10:08 GMT (UK) »
Trying to trace the parents of Leonard Ellis born 1794 or 5 Wellington.Living in Rock 1841 widowed with no family.
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Re: Parents of Leonard?
« Reply #1 on: Monday 18 February 19 14:48 GMT (UK) »

The only Leonard I can find on the 1841 is below, despite the transcribed name the original looks like Leonard. He is a Forgeman living with I presume his children a Malinslee, near the Rock.

1841   
Scanord Ellys    45
Joseph Ellys    20
Lea Ellys    18
George Ellys    15
Enoch Ellys    10

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Clarke, Trickett, Orton, Lawless, Norton, Detheridge, Kirby, Goodfellow, Wagstaff, Lowe, etc.

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Re: Parents of Leonard?
« Reply #2 on: Monday 18 February 19 15:31 GMT (UK) »
In 1851, under the name Leonard Elliss he is a widower living in Dawley giving Dawley as his place of birth. In 1861 he is at 355, Old Park, Dawley, still as Leonard Elliss and still giving pob as Dawley.
He is buried in Ketley parish 14 December 1865 aged 72. Abode Old Park Ketley.

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Re: Parents of Leonard?
« Reply #3 on: Monday 18 February 19 15:41 GMT (UK) »
Can't find abptism anywhere however there is this marriage

Leonard Ellis/Sophia Bailey 15 May 1814 Madeley.

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Re: Parents of Leonard?
« Reply #4 on: Monday 18 February 19 16:59 GMT (UK) »
Leonard & Sophia had about 10 children baptised Dawley Magna, the eldest being Leonard Ellis 21 Aug 1814, not all survived.
   
Two Possible baptisms for Sophia but nothing for Leonard.
Sophia Bailey   29 Mar 1795   Dawley Magna, Shropshire   Joseph,Easther
Sophia Bailey   23 Nov 1788   Dawley Magna, Shropshire   William,Lydia

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Re: Parents of Leonard?
« Reply #5 on: Monday 18 February 19 18:40 GMT (UK) »
Cheers guys not sure he is part of the family without something to go on.Have the marriage cert to Sophia Bailey but the signatures don't really match
Clare
Poole
Dunning
Wilson
Parton
Vaughan
Watkiss