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Thomas Pierce

M, #18176, Deceased, b. about 1781, d. 14 March 1864

Family

Family: Elinor Evans (b. about 1792, d. 15 October 1873)

Main Events

  • Birth: Thomas Pierce was born about 1781 in Denbighshire or Flintshire.
  • Marriage: Thomas Pierce and Elinor Evans were married on 23 November 1811 in Eglwysbach, Llanwrst, Wales.
  • Occupation: He was a skinner journeyman in 1840.
  • Occupation: In 1851 Thomas Pierce was a skinner journeyman in Bridge Street, Chester, at age 61y.
  • Death: He died on 14 March 1864 in Great Boughton, Chester.
  • Burial: Thomas's remains were buried on 18 March 1864 in Overleigh Name: Thomas Pierce
    Birth Date: 1793
    Death Date: 14 Mar 1864
    Death Place: Great Boughton, Cheshire West and Chester Unitary Authority, Cheshire, England
    Cemetery: Overleigh Cemetery
    Burial or Cremation Place: Chester, Cheshire West and Chester Unitary Authority, Cheshire, England
    Has Bio?: Y
    Spouse: Ellenor Pierce
    Children: Leah Pierce
    URL: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-...1

Census

Census 1841Thomas Pierce Id #18,176 (Principal) was at home on Census night 1841 at Fy Isa, St Asaph, Flintshire, Wales; I am not sure about this. I don't recognise these children at all

Original Documents, Source and Citations here
Census 1851Thomas Pierce Id #18,176 (Principal) was at home on Census night 1851 at Grosvenor Court, Bridge Street, Chester

Original Documents, Source and Citations here
Census 1861Thomas Pierce Id #18,176 (Principal) was at home on Census night 1861 at Bridge Street, Chester; occupation Grocer and Provision Dealer - so it looks like Thomas is now working in the shop whereas 10 years earlier in 1841, he was working as a skinner.

Original Documents, Source and Citations here
  • Last Edited: 21 August 2022 16:48:38

Citations

  1. [S5951] Overleigh

Biography

Elinor Evans

F, #18177, Deceased, b. about 1792, d. 15 October 1873

Family

Family: Thomas Pierce (b. about 1781, d. 14 March 1864)

Main Events

  • Name: Elinor Evans was also known as Ellenor Pierce.
  • Birth: She was born about 1792 in Llanwrst.
  • Marriage: Elinor Evans and Thomas Pierce were married on 23 November 1811 in Eglwysbach, Llanwrst, Wales.
  • Death: She died on 15 October 1873 in Llanwrst - I think ?

Census

Census 1851Elinor Evans Id #18,177 (Principal) was at home on Census night 1851 at Bridge Street, Chester

Original Documents, Source and Citations here
Census 1861Elinor Evans Id #18,177 (Principal) was at home on Census night 1861 at Bridge Street, Chester

Original Documents, Source and Citations here
  • Last Edited: 21 August 2022 16:16:33

Biography

Leah Pierce

F, #18178, Deceased, b. 1828, d. 17 October 1916

Person Exhibits

Leah Pierce 1828-1916

Parents

Main Events

  • Birth: Leah Pierce was born in 1828.
  • Death: She died on 17 October 1916, at age ~88.1

Census

Census 1851Leah Pierce Id #18,178 (Principal) was at home on Census night 1851; At the time, she was living with her brother Thomas and sister-in-law Ellenor

Original Documents, Source and Citations here
  • Last Edited: 6 July 2021 12:41:22

Citations

  1. [S5951] Overleigh

Biography

Mary Ann Pierce

F, #18180, Deceased, b. 1820

Parents

Family

Main Events

  • Name: Mary Ann Pierce was also known as Mary Ann Dodd.
  • Marriage: Mary Ann Pierce and Thomas Dodd were married.
  • Birth: She was born in 1820 in St. Bride's.

Biography

Thomas Dodd

M, #18181, Deceased

Family

Main Events

  • Marriage: Thomas Dodd and Mary Ann Pierce were married.
  • Occupation: He was an accountant in Bridge Street, Grosvenor Court, Chester, in 1851.

Biography

Eliza Jane Dodd

F, #18182, Living

Parents

Ellen Amelia Dodd

F, #18183, Living

Parents

Mary Ellen Roby

F, #18199, Deceased, b. 1862

Parents

  • Father: John Roby (b. about January 1836, d. 19 February 1895)
  • Mother: Ellen Edwardson (b. 6 June 1836, d. 28 January 1908)

Family

Family: William Henry Moreland (b. 30 July 1868)

Main Events

  • Birth: Mary Ellen Roby was born in 1862 in Prescot, Lancashire.
  • Occupation: She was a dress maker in 2 East View, Prescott, in 1881.
  • Occupation: She was a dress maker in West Derby, Liverpool, on 5 April 1891.1
  • Witness: She and Fred Foster Roby witnessed the marriage of Edwin Simpson and Ann "Annie" Roby on 21 October 1891 in Christ Church, Kensington, Liverpool, Her address is given as 72 Leopold Road (Liverpool) in 1891. Further, witnesses were Ann's brother Fred Forster Roby and her elder sister Mary Ellen Roby. Note that Fred writes "Forster".
  • Occupation: Mary Ellen Roby was a dress costumer in 281 Upper Parliament Street, West Derby, in 1901.
  • Residence: She resided in Jubilee Drive in 1904.
  • Marriage: Mary Ellen Roby and William Henry Moreland were married on 27 January 1904 in St . Peters, Liverpool, Witnesses were siblings Ernest Roby and Evelyn Beatrice Roby. Note that she declares that she is only 38 years old - rather than 43 years or so.

Census

Census 1871Mary Ellen Roby Id #18,199 (Principal) was at home on Census night 1871 at Dogkennel House, Knowsley

Original Documents, Source and Citations here
Census 1871Mary Ellen Roby Id #18,199 (Daughter) was at home on Census night 2 April 1871 at Dogkennel House, Prescot.

Also in the household that night were John Roby (Head of Household), Ellen Edwardson (Wife), John J Thomas Roby (Son), Ann "Annie" Roby (Daughter), William Roby (Son), and Fred Foster Roby (Son)

For search purposes, their Id numbers are respectively as follows :- Id #65, 66, 18,213, 18,214, 72, and 2,214

Original Documents, Source and Citations here2
Census 1881Mary Ellen Roby Id #18,199 (Daughter) was at home on Census night 3 April 1881 at 2 East View, Prescot, Lancashire.

Also in the household that night were John Roby (Head of Household), Ellen Edwardson (Wife), William Roby (Son), Fred Foster Roby (Son), Alice Jane ("Jennie") "Jenny" Roby (Daughter), Alfred Herbert Roby (Son), Albert Ernest Roby (Son), and Evelyn Beatrice Roby (Daughter)

For search purposes, their Id numbers are respectively as follows :- Id #65, 66, 72, 2,214, 69, 67, 18,200, and 71

Original Documents, Source and Citations here
Census 1891Mary Ellen Roby Id #18,199 (Principal) was at home on Census night 5 April 1891 at West Derby, Liverpool; I think that Mary Ellen was a little bit vague about her age.

Original Documents, Source and Citations here1
Census 1901Mary Ellen Roby Id #18,199 (daughter) was at home on Census night 1901 at 281 Upper Parliament Street, West Derby.

Also in the household that night were Ellen Edwardson (Head of Household), Alfred Herbert Roby (son), Evelyn Beatrice Roby (daughter), Fred Foster Roby (son), and William Roby (son)

For search purposes, their Id numbers are respectively as follows :- Id #66, 67, 71, 2,214, and 72

Original Documents, Source and Citations here
  • Last Edited: 21 September 2022 16:09:49

Citations

  1. [S5993] Census 1891 West Derby, Liverpool RG12
  2. [S5973] Census 1871 Lancashire John Roby a 35

Biography

Albert Ernest Roby

M, #18200, Deceased, b. 14 August 1875, d. 8 May 1962

Parents

  • Father: John Roby (b. about January 1836, d. 19 February 1895)
  • Mother: Ellen Edwardson (b. 6 June 1836, d. 28 January 1908)

Family

Family: Maude Kennedy (b. 1879, d. about July 1937)

Main Events

  • Occupation: Albert Ernest Roby was a Scenic Artist.
  • Birth: He was born on 14 August 1875 in Prescot.
  • Christening: Albert Ernest was christened on 3 September 1875 in Prescot.
  • Marriage: Albert Ernest Roby and Maude Kennedy were married on 26 December 1899 in West Derby.
  • Residence: He resided at 24 Spekland Road on 3 May 1906.
  • Milit-Beg: He joined the Forces on 16 November 1915 and was enlisted into the Lincolnshire Regiment, Manchester Garrison. His address at the time was stil at 70 Oakleigh in Tuebrook, Liverpool.
  • Travel: On 25 February 1916 Albert Ernest Roby travelled to in Calcutta, India.
  • Milit-End: He was discharged from the armed forces on 17 October 1919. He was a Private in the Lincolnshire Regiment perhaps on the Western Front. The cause for the discharge is stated as "Sick. 392 (xvi)". Other discharge papers say he was discharged on the grounds that he was "no longer fit for war" due to his "aggravated gastritis". He was awarded the British War Medal on 20 May 1922.
  • Residence: He resided at 35 Belmont Street in Lees in Mossley, Lancashre, in 1922.
  • Residence: He resided at Lees, Mossley, Lancashire, in 35 Belmont Street in 1931.
  • Death: He died on 8 May 1962, at age 86, in Greenwich, London.
  • Cremation: The remains of Albert Ernest Roby were cremated on 15 May 1962 in Greenwich, London.

Census

Census 1881Albert Ernest Roby Id #18,200 (Son) was at home on Census night 3 April 1881 at 2 East View, Prescot, Lancashire.

Also in the household that night were John Roby (Head of Household), Ellen Edwardson (Wife), Mary Ellen Roby (Daughter), William Roby (Son), Fred Foster Roby (Son), Alice Jane ("Jennie") "Jenny" Roby (Daughter), Alfred Herbert Roby (Son), and Evelyn Beatrice Roby (Daughter)

For search purposes, their Id numbers are respectively as follows :- Id #65, 66, 18,199, 72, 2,214, 69, 67, and 71

Original Documents, Source and Citations here
Census 1891Albert Ernest Roby Id #18,200 (Principal) was at home on Census night 5 April 1891 at West Derby, Liverpool

Original Documents, Source and Citations here1
Census 1901Albert Ernest Roby Id #18,200 (Principal) was at home on Census night 1901 at West Derby, Liverpool; His occupation seems to have been hard to define as the original has some words like "sculptor" and "painter" crossed out. The enumerator seems to have given up and written "artist decorative".

Also in the household that night were Maude Kennedy (wife) and Evelyn Maude Roby (daughter)

For search purposes, their Id numbers are respectively as follows :- Id #20,346 and 23,681

Original Documents, Source and Citations here
Census 1911Albert Ernest Roby Id #18,200 (Principal) was at home on Census night 1911 at Tuebrook, Liverpool.

Also in the household that night were Maude Kennedy (wife), Eric Ernest Roby (son), Evelyn Maude Roby (daughter), Ivy Roby (daughter), and Madeline Jessie Roby (daughter)

For search purposes, their Id numbers are respectively as follows :- Id #20,346, 23,684, 23,681, 23,682, and 23,683

Original Documents, Source and Citations here
Census 1939Albert Ernest Roby Id #18,200 (Principal) was at home on Census night 1939 at Lees in Mossley, Lancashre; as being a storekeeper for His Majesty's Stationary Office

Original Documents, Source and Citations here
  • Last Edited: 28 October 2022 12:35:21

Citations

  1. [S5993] Census 1891 West Derby, Liverpool RG12

Biography