And the explosion continues. This genealogy thing is just amazing…and all-things-being-equal I haven’t even started.
Today I decided to search the birth of JK’s great-great-great-grandfather Thomas Aldridge. Based on the 1851 England Census taken in Liverpool, ggg-grandfather Thomas’ birthplace is indicated as “Yorkshire, Beverly”. Source Citation - The National Archives, London, England. Class: HO107; Piece: 2183; Folio: 350; Page(s): 56,57; GSU roll: 87185-87187.
My transcription of the two pages, respectively –
Parish – Liverpool
Borough of – Liverpool
No. of House-holder’s Schedule – 218
Name of Street, Place, or Road, and Name or No. of House – 52 Bedford St.
Name and Surname of each Person who abode in the house, on the Night of the 30th March, 1851 – Thomas Aldridge, Sarah Do, Thomas Aldridge, Ann Kendrick, James F. Robeston
Relation to Head of Family – Head, Wife, Son, Serv., Visitor
Condition – Mar(ried), do, - , U(nmarried), U(nmarried)
Males – 33; 2, 17
Females – 20, 24
Rank, Profession, or Occupation – Commission Agent, - , - , Serv(ant)
Where Born – Yorkshire Beverly, Ireland, Liverpool, Wales _____, Ireland
Whether Blind, or Deaf-and-Dumb –
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