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Jonathan Birks1

#1053, b. 14 April 1791, d. 11 March 1863
Last Edited=14 Aug 2010
     Jonathan Birks was born on 14 April 1791.1 He was the son of Richard Birks and Mary Roberts. He was baptised on 19 April 1791 in Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, England.2 He was a Gentleman farmer in Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, England. He married Ann Haynes on 23 August 1821 in Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, England.3,4 Jonathan was listed as the head of the family on the census of 7 June 1841 in Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, England, Jonathan was living with his wife and daughter. He was working as a hind.5 Jonathan was listed as head of household in the census of 30 March 1851 at Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, England, Jonathan was described as a retired farmer.6 Jonathan was listed as the head of the family on the census of 7 April 1861 in Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, England, Jonathan was a retired farmer.7 Jonathan died on 11 March 1863 in Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, England, aged 71.8,9,10 The will of Jonathan was proved on 3 December 1863 at Nottingham to his widow Ann. He was a farmer. His effects were valued at under £100.9

Child of Jonathan Birks and Ann Haynes

Sources of Information

  1. [S380] E-mails between George Lamb and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts for Scrooby, 1628-1837 Church of England. Parish Church of Scrooby (Nottinghamshire) Film 0503814.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birks Family Tree.
  5. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 851/6 Folio 6 Page 7.
  6. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 221 Folio 69 Page 8.
  7. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 2412 Folio 53 Page 11.
  8. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  9. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1863/Q1 E Retford Volume 7b Page 2.

William Charles G Grant1

#1054
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     William Charles G Grant was born in Ireland.1 He married Elizabeth Eliza Kanaley, daughter of James Kanaley and Caroline Rogers, in 1904 in Poplar, London, England.2

Child of William Charles G Grant and Elizabeth Eliza Kanaley

Sources of Information

  1. [S14554] Emails between Jordan Kingsford and Jan Cooper from 20 July 2006.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1904/Q4 Poplar Volume 1c Page 945.

William Hutton1

#1055, b. 1793
Last Edited=18 Oct 2004
     William Hutton was born in 1793.1 He married Mary Moorhouse.

Children of William Hutton and Mary Moorhouse

Sources of Information

  1. [S380] E-mails between George Lamb and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.

Mary Moorhouse1

#1056
Last Edited=18 Oct 2004
     Mary Moorhouse married William Hutton.

Children of Mary Moorhouse and William Hutton

Sources of Information

  1. [S380] E-mails between George Lamb and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.

William Birks1

#1057, b. 1852, d. 1853
Last Edited=26 Aug 2011
     William Birks was born in 1852.2 He was the son of Jonathan Roberts Birks and Charlotte Hutton. He died in childhood from typhoid in 1853 in East Retford, Nottinghamshire, England.1,2,3

Sources of Information

  1. [S380] E-mails between George Lamb and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  2. [S1086] E-mails between Catherine Harris née Birks and Jan Cooper from 9 November 2009.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1853/Q1 East Retford Volume 7b Page 1.

Arthur Birks1

#1058, b. 6 March 1854, d. 14 March 1940
Last Edited=1 Feb 2016
Arthur Birks
     Arthur Birks was born on 6 March 1854 in Scrooby, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England.1,2,3 He was the son of Jonathan Roberts Birks and Charlotte Hutton. In the census of 7 April 1861 in 56 Cottage Road, Kimberworth, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Jonathan Roberts Birks Arthur was a scholar.4 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Everton, Nottinghamshire, England, he was listed as the nephew of Robert Hutton Arthur was an apprentice.5 He married Fanny Blake, daughter of Charles Blake and Elizabeth Mary Parham, on 30 December 1878 in Congregationalist Church, Kent Road, Portsea Island, Hampshire, England, Witnessed by Capt Blake and Charlotte Blake. Minister Henry E Askell.6
Arthur was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 3 April 1881 in Lindthorpe Road, Albert Road, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, Arthur was a grocer.1,7 Arthur was listed as the head of the family on the census of 5 April 1891 in Devonshire Road, Lindthorpe, Yorkshire, England, Arthur was a grocer living with his wife and children, a nephew Walter Black and one servant.8 Arthur was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in 40 Albert Terrace, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, Arthur was a Grocer living with his wife, son Walter a Grocers Assistant, daughter Eveline and one servant.9 Arthur was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in Marton Moor End, Nunthorpe, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, Arthur was living with his wife, daughter and parents in law in his nine roomed home. He was working as a grocer and provision merchant.10 Arthur and Fanny celebrated their Golden wedding in 1928.11 Arthur died on 14 March 1940 in 27 St Helens Crescent, Hastings, Sussex, England, aged 86 from Uraemia and Chronic prostatitis. The informant was W H Birks his son.1,12,13 The will of Arthur was proved on 3 June 1940 in London to his son Walter Hutton Birks of no occupation and daughter Hilda Mary Birks. His effects were valued at £5850 4s4d.13

Children of Arthur Birks and Fanny Blake

Sources of Information

  1. [S380] E-mails between George Lamb and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1854/Q3 Westbury S Volume 6a Page 186.
  4. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3506 Folio 63 Page 3.
  5. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3450 Folio 31 Page 11.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1878/Q4 Portsea Volume 2b Page 928.
  7. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 FHL film 1342168.
  8. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4014 Folio 105 Page 8.
  9. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 45881 Folio 113 Page 13.
  10. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29334 RG78 Piece 1698 Registration District 536 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 9 Schedule Number 5.
  11. [S1086] E-mails between Catherine Harris née Birks and Jan Cooper from 9 November 2009.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1940/Q1 Hastings Volume 26 Page 106.
  13. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

Charlotte Elizabeth Birks1

#1059, b. 1862, d. 1947
Last Edited=19 Mar 2013
     Charlotte Elizabeth Birks was born in 1862 in Rowmoor, Rotherham, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England.2 She was the daughter of Jonathan Roberts Birks and Charlotte Hutton. In the census of 3 April 1881 in 51 St John Street, York, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Jonathan Roberts Birks Charlotte was a drapers assistant.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 in School Lane, Everton, Nottinghamshire, England, she was listed as the niece of Robert Hutton.4 She married Frank Mayson, son of William Mayson and Sarah Ann Truelove, in 1892 in Nottinghamshire, England, Frank was a solicitor.5,6 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 1 Serpentine Road, Hartlepool, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of Frank Mayson.7 In the census of 2 April 1911 in West Park, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of Frank Mayson.8 Charlotte looked after everyone in physical or mental trouble who came to her house. Her children used to call it the hospital.9 Her husband Frank died on 1947 in Northumberland, England.10 Charlotte died in 1947 in Northumberland, England.11

Children of Charlotte Elizabeth Birks and Frank Mayson

Sources of Information

  1. [S380] E-mails between George Lamb and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1862/Q2 Rotherham Volume 9c Page 47.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4722 Folio 12 Page 17 FHL film 1342141.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 2638 Folio 29 Page 20.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1892/Q3 East Retford Volume 7b Page 13.
  6. [S435] E-mails between Peter Hugh Birks and Jan Cooper from 6 February 2003.
  7. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4639 Folio 25 Page 42.
  8. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29664 RG78 Piece 1718B Registration District 545 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 64 Schedule Number 25.
  9. [S390] E-mails between Kathleen Wright and Jan Cooper from 6 March 2013.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1947/Q3 Northumberland South Volume 1b Page 312 age 80.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1947/Q4 Northumberland South Volume 1b Page 372 age 81.

Herbert Horace Birks1,2

#1060, b. 1861, d. 1937
Last Edited=23 Nov 2009
     Herbert Horace Birks was born in 1861 in Masbro, Yorkshire, England.3,4 He was the son of Jonathan Roberts Birks and Charlotte Hutton. In the census of 2 April 1871 in Chapel Street, Bilton with Harrogate, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Jonathan Roberts Birks Herbert was a scholar.5 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Lindthorpe Road, Albert Road, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the brother of Arthur Birks Herbert was a grocers assistant.1,6 Herbert was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 5 April 1891 in 24 Northgate Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, Herbert was a grocer.7 Herbert died in 1937 in Durham, England.8 Herbert was buried on 5 April 1937 in Stranton Cemetary, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England.8

Sources of Information

  1. [S380] E-mails between George Lamb and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  2. [S1086] E-mails between Catherine Harris née Birks and Jan Cooper from 9 November 2009.
  3. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1861/Q4 Rotherham Volume 9c Page 448.
  5. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4290 Folio 5 Page 4.
  6. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 FHL film 1342168.
  7. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4061 Folio 43 Page 3.
  8. [S438] E-mails between John Edwin Birks and Jan Cooper from 10 July 2006.

Annie Isabella Birks1

#1061, b. 1860, d. 1908
Last Edited=16 Nov 2009
     Annie Isabella Birks was born in 1860 in Scrooby, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England.2,3 She was the daughter of Jonathan Roberts Birks and Charlotte Hutton. In the census of 2 April 1871 in Chapel Street, Bilton with Harrogate, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Jonathan Roberts Birks Annie was a scholar.4 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 51 St John Street, York, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Jonathan Roberts Birks Annie was a housekeeper.5 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 24 Northgate Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, she was listed as the sister of Herbert Horace Birks Annie was a housekeeper.6 In the census of 31 March 1901 in The Rectory, Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England, she was listed as a servant of William Cochrane and his wife. He was a Priest in the Church of England. Annie was his domestic housekeeper.7 Annie died in 1908 in Horncastle, Lincolnshire, England.8 Annie was buried in Spion Kop Cemetery, Hartlepool, Durham, England.9

Sources of Information

  1. [S380] E-mails between George Lamb and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  2. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1860/Q2 Ecclesal Bierlow Volume 9c Page 2(11).
  4. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4290 Folio 5 Page 4.
  5. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4722 Folio 12 Page 17 FHL film 1342141.
  6. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4061 Folio 43 Page 3.
  7. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3076 Folio 96 Page 5.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1908/Q4 Horncastle Volume 7a Page 339 age 50.
  9. [S38] E-mails between Bert Wilson and Jan Cooper from 24 September 2003.

Christopher Hutton Birks1

#1062, b. 1859, d. 1908
Last Edited=23 Mar 2010
     Christopher Hutton Birks was born in 1859 in Scrooby, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England.2 He was the son of Jonathan Roberts Birks and Charlotte Hutton. In the census of 7 April 1861 in 56 Cottage Road, Kimberworth, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Jonathan Roberts Birks.3 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Chapel Street, Bilton with Harrogate, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Jonathan Roberts Birks Christopher was a ascholar.4 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 15 Granville Road, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the brother of Edwin Birks Christopher was a grocers assistant.5 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 104 Scarbro Street, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, he was listed as the boarder of Jane Elizabeth Preston he was a grocers assistant.6 Christopher died in 1908 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.7

Sources of Information

  1. [S380] E-mails between George Lamb and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1859/Q1 East Retford Volume 7b Page 1.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3506 Folio 63 Page 3.
  4. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4290 Folio 5 Page 4.
  5. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4852 Folio 24 Page 40 FHL Film 1342169.
  6. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4642 Folio 49 Pages 30 and 31.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1908/Q2 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 102.

Richard Henry Birks1

#1063, b. 1862, d. 1863
Last Edited=23 Nov 2009
     Richard Henry Birks was born in 1862.2 He was the son of Jonathan Roberts Birks and Charlotte Hutton. Richard died in 1863 in childhood from typhoid.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S380] E-mails between George Lamb and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  2. [S1086] E-mails between Catherine Harris née Birks and Jan Cooper from 9 November 2009.

Luther Hutton Birks1

#1064, b. 1 December 1864, d. 1864
Last Edited=18 Aug 2006
     Luther Hutton Birks was born on 1 December 1864 in 2 Upper Hanover Street, Nether Hallam, Yorkshire, England.2 He was the son of Jonathan Roberts Birks and Charlotte Hutton. Luther died in 1864 in Nether Hallam, Yorkshire, England.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S380] E-mails between George Lamb and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  2. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1864/Q1 Ecclesall Bierlow Volume 9c Ppage 214.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1864/Q4 Ecclesal Bierlow Volume 9c Page 155.

Rebecca Carrington Blackburn1

#1065, b. about 1836, d. 30 May 1876
Last Edited=29 Mar 2013
     Rebecca Carrington Blackburn was born about 1836. She was the daughter of James Blackburn. She married Jonathan Roberts Birks, son of Richard Birks and Mary Bowes, on 23 March 1870 in St Philips, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, 2nd wife - Married by licence by H H Wright. Witnessed by Joseph Leslie and Benjamin Carrington Blackburn.2,1 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Chapel Street, Bilton with Harrogate, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Jonathan Roberts Birks.3 She died on 30 May 1876 in York, Yorkshire, England.4,5 The will of Rebecca was proved on 2 December 1878 to her husband Jonathan Robert from Heworth. He was an Auctioneer and Appraiser. Her estate was valued at under £100.6

Child of Rebecca Carrington Blackburn and Jonathan Roberts Birks

Sources of Information

  1. [S380] E-mails between George Lamb and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1870/Q1 Sheffield Volume 9c Page 494.
  3. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4290 Folio 5 Page 4.
  4. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1876/Q2 York Volume 9d Page 28 age 40.
  6. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

Annie Louisa Birks1

#1066, b. 1871
Last Edited=28 Dec 2005
     Annie Louisa Birks was born in 1871 in 51 St John Street, York, Yorkshire, England.2,3 She was the daughter of Jonathan Roberts Birks and Rebecca Carrington Blackburn. In the census of 3 April 1881 in 51 St John Street, York, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Jonathan Roberts Birks Annie was a scholar.4 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 24 Northgate Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, she was listed as the sister of Herbert Horace Birks Amy was a photographers assistant.5

Sources of Information

  1. [S380] E-mails between George Lamb and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  2. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1871/Q3 Ecclesall Bierlow Volume 9a Page 318.
  4. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4722 Folio 12 Page 17 FHL film 1342141.
  5. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4061 Folio 43 Page 3.

Fanny Blake1

#1067, b. 1854, d. 12 October 1942
Last Edited=1 Feb 2016
Fanny Birks née Blake
     Fanny Blake was born in 1854 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England.2,3 She was the daughter of Charles Blake and Elizabeth Mary Parham.3 In the census of 7 April 1861 in 12 Samuel, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Charles Blake she was a scholar.4 She married Arthur Birks, son of Jonathan Roberts Birks and Charlotte Hutton, on 30 December 1878 in Congregationalist Church, Kent Road, Portsea Island, Hampshire, England, Witnessed by Capt Blake and Charlotte Blake. Minister Henry E Askell.5
In the census of 3 April 1881 in Lindthorpe Road, Albert Road, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Arthur Birks.1,6 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Devonshire Road, Lindthorpe, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Arthur Birks.7 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 40 Albert Terrace, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Arthur Birks.8 In the census of 2 April 1911 in Marton Moor End, Nunthorpe, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Arthur Birks.9 Arthur and Fanny celebrated their Golden wedding in 1928.10 Her husband Arthur died on 14 March 1940 in 27 St Helens Crescent, Hastings, Sussex, England, aged 86 from Uraemia and Chronic prostatitis. The informant was W H Birks his son.1,11,12 Fanny died on 12 October 1942.10

Children of Fanny Blake and Arthur Birks

Sources of Information

  1. [S380] E-mails between George Lamb and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1854/Q1 Portsea I Volume 2b Page 401.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 643 Folio 91 Page 2.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1878/Q4 Portsea Volume 2b Page 928.
  6. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 FHL film 1342168.
  7. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4014 Folio 105 Page 8.
  8. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 45881 Folio 113 Page 13.
  9. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29334 RG78 Piece 1698 Registration District 536 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 9 Schedule Number 5.
  10. [S1086] E-mails between Catherine Harris née Birks and Jan Cooper from 9 November 2009.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1940/Q1 Hastings Volume 26 Page 106.
  12. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

Walter Hutton Birks1

#1068, b. 1880, d. 1957
Last Edited=1 Feb 2016
     Walter Hutton Birks was born in 1880 in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England.2,3 He was the son of Arthur Birks and Fanny Blake. In the census of 3 April 1881 in Lindthorpe Road, Albert Road, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Arthur Birks.1,4 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Devonshire Road, Lindthorpe, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Arthur Birks.5 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 40 Albert Terrace, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Arthur Birks Walter was a Grocers Assistant.6 He married Marion Newbiggin about 1905.2 Walter was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in Routenburn, Claude Avenue, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, Walter was a retired grocer living with his wife and son.7 Walter died in 1957 in Hastings, Sussex, England.8

Children of Walter Hutton Birks

Sources of Information

  1. [S380] E-mails between George Lamb and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1880/Q3 Middlesbro Volume 9d Page 544.
  4. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 FHL film 1342168.
  5. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4014 Folio 105 Page 8.
  6. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 45881 Folio 113 Page 13.
  7. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14PN29255 RG78PN1695 RD535 SD2 ED17 SN292.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1957/Q1 Hastings Volume 5h Page 345 age 76.

Arthur Horace Birks1

#1069, b. 25 June 1883, d. 1961
Last Edited=8 Nov 2011
Arthur Horace Birks
     Arthur Horace Birks was born on 25 June 1883 in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England.2,3 He was the son of Arthur Birks and Fanny Blake. In the census of 5 April 1891 in Devonshire Road, Lindthorpe, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Arthur Birks.4 He married Beatrice Harriet Simpson in 1908 in Sunderland, Durham, England.1,5 Arthur was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 29 Salisbury Avenue, Goole, Yorkshire, England, Arthur was an Examining Officer for Customs and Excise living with his wife and daughter in their seven roomed home.6 His wife Beatrice died on 1933 in Kingston upon Hull, Yorkshire, England.7 He married Norah Frances Cooke in 1938 in Brighton, Sussex, England, Norah was Arthur's 2nd wife.1,8 Arthur died in 1961 in New Forest, Hampshire, England.3,9

Children of Arthur Horace Birks and Beatrice Harriet Simpson

Child of Arthur Horace Birks and Norah Frances Cooke

Sources of Information

  1. [S380] E-mails between George Lamb and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birks Family Tree.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4014 Folio 105 Page 8.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1908/Q2 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 1285.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 28289 RG78 Piece 1617 Registration District 514 Sub District 2 Enumeration District 14 Schedule Number 64.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1933/Q2 Goole Volume 9c Page 823 age 51.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1938/Q2 Brighton Volume 2b Page 683.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1961/Q1 New Forest Volume 6b Page 460 age 77.

Hilda Mary Birks1

#1070, b. 25 July 1885, d. 1983
Last Edited=14 Aug 2010
Hilda Mary Birks
     Hilda Mary Birks was born on 25 July 1885 in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England.2,3,4 She was the daughter of Arthur Birks and Fanny Blake. She was baptised on 3 April 1889 in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, aged three.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Devonshire Road, Lindthorpe, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Arthur Birks.5 In the census of 2 April 1911 in Marton Moor End, Nunthorpe, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Arthur Birks Hilda was a certified secondary teacher.6 Hilda died in 1983 in Torbay, Devon, England.7

Sources of Information

  1. [S380] E-mails between George Lamb and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birks Family Tree.
  4. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  5. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4014 Folio 105 Page 8.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29334 RG78 Piece 1698 Registration District 536 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 9 Schedule Number 5.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1983/Q1 Torbay Vlume 21 Page 2759.

Eveline Charlotte Birks1

#1071, b. 28 February 1889
Last Edited=9 Nov 2009
     Eveline Charlotte Birks was born on 28 February 1889 in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England.2,3,4 She was the daughter of Arthur Birks and Fanny Blake. In the census of 5 April 1891 in Devonshire Road, Lindthorpe, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Arthur Birks.5 She married W H J Davis. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 40 Albert Terrace, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Arthur Birks.6

Sources of Information

  1. [S380] E-mails between George Lamb and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birks Family Tree.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1889/Q2 Middlesborough Volume 9d Page 541.
  5. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4014 Folio 105 Page 8.
  6. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 45881 Folio 113 Page 13.

Dora Kathleen Birks1

#1072, b. 1892, d. 1893
Last Edited=9 Nov 2009
     Dora Kathleen Birks was born in 1892 in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England.2 She was the daughter of Arthur Birks and Fanny Blake. She died in 1893 in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, in babyhood.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S380] E-mails between George Lamb and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1892/Q3 Middlesborough Volume 9d Page 537.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1893/Q1 Middlesborough Volume 9d Page 345 age 0.

Frank Mayson1

#1073, b. 1866, d. 1947
Last Edited=19 Mar 2013
     Frank Mayson was born in 1866 in Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England.2,3 He was the son of William Mayson and Sarah Ann Truelove.4 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Ward Street, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of William Mayson Frank was a scholar.5 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Chisholm Cottages, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of an unknown person Frank was a scholar.6 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 5 Fountain Terrace, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of William Mayson Frank was a solicitor.7 He married Charlotte Elizabeth Birks, daughter of Jonathan Roberts Birks and Charlotte Hutton, in 1892 in Nottinghamshire, England, Frank was a solicitor.8,9 Frank was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 at 1 Serpentine Road, Hartlepool, Durham, England, Frank was a solictor living with his wife and children. The household also consisted of a Governess, Mary E Collins, a housemaid, a cook and a coachman.10 Frank was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in West Park, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, Frank was a solicitor living with his wife and children in their 12 roomed home. His wife's Aunt Eliza Marples was staying with them.11 Frank died in 1947 in Northumberland, England.12

Children of Frank Mayson and Charlotte Elizabeth Birks

Sources of Information

  1. [S380] E-mails between George Lamb and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1866/Q4 Wolverhampton Volume 6b Page 421.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  5. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4920 Folio 52 Page 23/4.
  6. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4908 Folio 118 Page 29.
  7. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4061 Folio 132 Page 3.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1892/Q3 East Retford Volume 7b Page 13.
  9. [S435] E-mails between Peter Hugh Birks and Jan Cooper from 6 February 2003.
  10. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4639 Folio 25 Page 42.
  11. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29664 RG78 Piece 1718B Registration District 545 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 64 Schedule Number 25.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1947/Q3 Northumberland South Volume 1b Page 312 age 80.

Arthur Duncan Birks1

#1074, b. 1906
Last Edited=1 Feb 2016
     Arthur Duncan Birks was born in 1906 in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England.1,2 He was the son of Walter Hutton Birks. In the census of 2 April 1911 in Routenburn, Claude Avenue, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Walter Hutton Birks.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S380] E-mails between George Lamb and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1906/Q4 Middlebro Volume 9d Page 522.
  3. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14PN29255 RG78PN1695 RD535 SD2 ED17 SN292.

Walter Newbiggin Birks1

#1075, b. 1912
Last Edited=1 Feb 2016
     Walter Newbiggin Birks was born in 1912 in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England.2 He was the son of Walter Hutton Birks.

Sources of Information

  1. [S380] E-mails between George Lamb and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1912/Q1 Middlebro Volume 9d Page 1082.