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View Full Version : address please in 1871 census Astley ,by Shrewsbury,shropshire



garstonite
19-08-09, 08:46
Good morning,,,re the following family...my gg grandparents
Astley,Shropshire
William Adams b 1834
Sarah Adams b1841 (nee Adams)
John 1860
Benjamin 1861
MARTHA 1863 my g grandmother came to live in Garston
thomas 1866
Alice 1868
William 1870
Fanny 1872
Walter 1874
Edith 1876
Minnie 1878
Edwin 1880
Herbert 1874
I would like an address plse for the 1861 / 71 / 81 census please....
I have been to Astley 3 times and I am led to believe they lived in ASTLEY HOUSE..a mansion House that still stands today...it was revamped in the 1800`s...I want to know did they own it or were they workers there...can`t see a family of 15 being working there and living there.....cheers...allan;)

Sue from Southend
19-08-09, 09:00
Sorry Allan They were ag labs!

They were possibly tenants on the estate and the address was just lumped in with the Hall.

In 1861 and 1871 Williams father Thomas b1804 is with them.

garstonite
19-08-09, 09:02
Thank you so much Sue....a problem solved......this thread can now be deleted if any Mods are watching...thanks again Sue....allan;)