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Thomas Tansley

Male 1839 - 1883  (44 years)


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  • Name Thomas Tansley 
    Relationshipwith George William Craxford
    Born 30 Jan 1839  Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 31 Jan 1839  St Mary Magdalene, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1841  High Street, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1861  18, Gate Street, Aston, Birmingham, West Midlands Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • He was lodging with the family of John Edwards who was a watchman at a carriage works.
    Residence 1871  Garrison Street, Aston, Birmingham, West Midlands Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation 1871 
    Labourer 
    Residence 1881  28, Bloomsbury Street, Aston, Birmingham, West Midlands Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Jun 1883  Witton Cemetery, Birmingham, West Midlands Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 26 Jun 1883  Aston, Birmingham, West Midlands Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Cause: Dysentery; pulmonary tuberculosis 
    Person ID I12734  Extended Craxford Family | Orange pages families
    Last Modified 26 Aug 2021 

    Father William Tansley,   b. 2 Oct 1805, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1873, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Amy Jackson,   b. Abt 1808, Middleton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1875, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married 30 May 1836  St Mary Magdalene, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F9261  Group Sheet,  Family chart

    Family Mary Ann Lattimore,   b. 1842, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1914, Kidderminster, Worcestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 1861  Aston, Birmingham, West Midlands Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Frances Amy Tansley,   b. 1862, Aston, Birmingham, West Midlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1924, Geddington, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     2. William Jackson Tansley,   b. 1864, Saltley, Birmingham, West Midlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1938, Queen's Hospital, Birmingham, West Midlands Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     3. Mary Ann Tansley,   b. 1869, Aston, Birmingham, West Midlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Thomas Tansley,   b. 1871, Aston, Birmingham, West Midlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1956  (Age 85 years)
     5. Valentine Tansley,   b. 1873, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1958  (Age 85 years)
     6. Edward Tansley,   b. 1876, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Clara Alice Tansley,   b. 1881, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 11 Jan 2010 
    Family ID F9540  Group Sheet,  Family chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Jan 1839 - Cottingham, Northamptonshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 31 Jan 1839 - St Mary Magdalene, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1841 - High Street, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Link to Google Earth
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    Letter to Amy Tansley
    Letter to Amy Tansley
    This letter was written by Thomas Tansley to his twin sister. Below is a transcript.
    Birmingham Jan 28 1879
    Dear Amy
    i now take the plesher in
    riting a few lines to you
    hoping to find you quite
    well. Dear Amy Mrs bartons
    sister is dead She was buried
    last Saturday and I am very
    sorry to tell yo that Mr Bloomer
    is dead he died last Sunday
    night he was only ill a fornight
    your aunt fanny is better
    She came to see us on Sunday
    teddy sends you a Kiss
    and he is quite well and the baby
    is a little better and we are
    all quite well that God for it
    and we hope you are the same
    So no more this time from
    your loving father & mother
    & brothers & sisters. T Tansley
    No 34 Bloomsbury St
    Birmingham

  • Sources 
    1. [S63] 1841 England Census, Kettering HO107/797 6 6 7 (Reliability: 4).

    2. [S27] 1871 England Census, Aston Erdington RG10/3160 112 41 (Reliability: 4).

    3. [S34] 1881 English Census, Aston Duddeston RG11/3033 8 7 (Reliability: 4).

    4. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Aston 6d 217 (AMJ 1883) (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Aston 6d 425 (OND 1861) (Reliability: 3).


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