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Florence Gray before 1901
« on: Monday 18 February 19 19:02 GMT (UK) »
I`m really struggling to find this lady before her marriage and have no clues to her father.
Can anyone help please.

1898  Florence Maud Mary Gray  married Robert Henry Done in St Giles Church.
 I have not seen the entry.

Birth JUL 1870 Hambleton, Rutland, England; Reg. Oakham  mmn Searle
1901 Wrexham
Florence Done  30 Hambleton, Rutland, England
Death OCT 1901 Liverpool,  aged 31 years


Marriages Dec 1860   
Binder  Mary Ann    Whittlesey 
Gray  Joseph     Whittlesey 
Searle  Ann     Whittlesey   
Welbourn  John     

Marriages Jun 1864   
Davies  Charlotte    Whitechapel 
Gray  John     Whitechapel 
Searle  Charlotte     Whitechapel 
Shelley  Robert     Whitechapel

Marriages Mar 1870   
COOK  John    Croydon 
Gray  Andrew     Croydon 
KING  Eliza Jane     Croydon 
Searle  Martha     Croydon 


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Re: Florence Gray before 1901
« Reply #1 on: Monday 18 February 19 19:15 GMT (UK) »
7th December 1898
Parish Church, Wrexham

Robert Henry Done, 42, widower. Wine and Spirit merchant. Father:Robert Done, deceased, wine and spirit merchant.
Florence Maud Mary Gray,28, spinster. Father:Andrew Gray, deceased, accountant

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Re: Florence Gray before 1901
« Reply #2 on: Monday 18 February 19 19:21 GMT (UK) »
She was a "companion" in Bengeo, Hertfordshire to Mary A. Carre in 1891.
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Re: Florence Gray before 1901
« Reply #3 on: Monday 18 February 19 19:42 GMT (UK) »
Andrew Gray, confectioner, of age
Father:    James Gray, tailor

Martha Searle , spinster, 20
Father Richard Searle, farmer

Marriage     1 Feb 1870, Upper Norwood, All Saints with St Margaret, Surrey, England

    

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Re: Florence Gray before 1901
« Reply #4 on: Monday 18 February 19 19:51 GMT (UK) »
1871 - Norwood

Martha Gray    21 - b Cambridge
Florence M M    6 Months - b Norwood [Ancestry transcribe her as first name Florence, surname Milley]
Alice Seale    20 - servant

RG10, 848, 35, 64

1881 - 41 Glasshouse St, Westminster

Robert Gillam    72 - Brush Maker Employing 2 Men
Robert T. Gillam    26 - unmarried
Frances L. Gillam    28 - unmarried
Florence Gray    10 - visitor b Norwood
Eliza Salmon    18 - servant
Robert Birmingham    51 - lodger

RG11, 127, 36, 37


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Re: Florence Gray before 1901
« Reply #5 on: Monday 18 February 19 19:57 GMT (UK) »
By 1881 Martha is a widowed dressmaker in Hackney with two boys, Clifford (6) and Alexander (3 - b Scotland).  1891 she has an 18 yr old Andrew (who may be in the workhouse in 1881) and Alexander - still in Hackney

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Re: Florence Gray before 1901
« Reply #6 on: Monday 18 February 19 20:29 GMT (UK) »
Thanks, I'm not finding a death for Andrew that may be the right age,  perhaps he died in Scotland. I wonder where he was in 1871.
Thanks for the help.

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Re: Florence Gray before 1901
« Reply #7 on: Monday 18 February 19 20:48 GMT (UK) »
There's a scottish probate entry for an Andrew Gray, sometime baker, who died in Glasgow in 1878, but as his will was written in the early 1860s and he left over 2000, I doubt he's our man