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Looking for Catt, Smith England

Journal by kirkleatham

My Grandfather Bernard Catt married Ruth A. Smith.
They worked at Buckingham Palace.
I would like to know more about my Grandma Ruth's family.
She died in Dec 1960, the year i was born.
They had two son's My Father Bryan Rolland Catt
and Peter Catt. (both dead)

Surnames: CATT SMITH
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on 2006-12-11 13:53:47

kirkleatham has been a Family Tree Circles member since Dec 2006. is researching the following names: SAVILLE, SMITH, LLOYD.

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by neich on 2013-02-18 15:50:06

Assume you have contacted Windsor Castle Archives for anyone who has worked at Buckingham Palace? Windsor Castle Archives. Windsor Castle. Berkshire. England.

by noggin on 2013-02-19 07:50:47

Tis looks like your Ruth:

England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915
Name: Ruth Adelaide Smith
Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1894
Registration district: Wandsworth
Inferred County: London
Volume: 1d
Page: 567

London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921
Name: Bernard Samuel Catt (occ smith)
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1890
Age: 26
Spouse Name: Ruth Adelaide Smith
Spouse Age: 21
Record Type: Marriage
Event Date: 22 Jan 1916
Parish: Battersea St Mary Le Park
Borough: Wandsworth
Father Name: Samuel Edward Catt (occ Farrier)
Spouse Father Name: Charles Laurence Smith (occ fitter)
Register Type: Parish Register


Looks like Herbert Edward* Catt (could be Edmund*)
Hilda Victoria Smith

Bernard 25 Horfield Street
Ruth looks like 29 Iver Street.

1901 England Census about
Name: Ruth A Smith
Age: 5
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1896
Relation: Daughter
Father's Name: Charles H Smith
Mother's Name: Eliza R Smith
Gender: Female
Where born: Battersea, Surrey, England
Civil parish: Battersea
Ecclesiastical parish: St George
County/Island: London
Country: England
Street Address: 133, New Road, Battersea
Occupation: (father) Engine Fitter
Registration district: Wandsworth
Sub-registration district: East Battersea
ED, institution, or vessel: 25
Household schedule number: 277

Charles H Smith 47 born Middlesex, London
Eliza R Smith 42 born Poplar, London
George R Smith 18 Fitter & Turner Improver born Plaistow, Essex
Laurance Smith 16 Fitter & Turner Improver born Hull, Yorkshire
Ruth A Smith 5 all othe children born Battersea, Surrey
Hilda V Smith 4
Florance M Smith 1

1911 England Census
Name: Rush Adellade Smith
Age in 1911: 16
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1895
Relation to Head: Daughter
Gender: Female
Birth Place: Battersea
Civil parish: Battersea
County/Island: London
Country: England
Street Address: 5 Rosenau Road, Battersea S W
Marital Status: Single
Occupation: DRESS MAKER
Registration district: Wandsworth
Registration District Number: 26
Sub-registration district: East Battersea
ED, institution, or vessel: 4
Piece: 2147

Charles Laurence Smith 58 born Middlesex St George in the East, occ Engineer Foreman
Eliza Ruth Smith 53
Rush Adellade Smith 16
Florence May Smith 11
Harry Eggerton Brown 38 Nephew Married, occ Engineer Foreman Staffordshire Belston

1891 England Census about Eliza Ruth Smith
Name: Eliza Ruth Smith
Age: 33
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1858
Relation: Wife
Spouse's Name: Charles Lawrence Smith
Gender: Female
Where born: Poplar, London, England
Civil parish: Battersea
Ecclesiastical parish: St George
Town: Battersea
County/Island: London
Country: England
Street Address: 109 New Road
Occupation: Foreman Steam Engine fitter
Registration district: Wandsworth
Sub-registration district: East Battersea
ED, institution, or vessel: 33

Charles Lawrence Smith 38
Eliza Ruth Smith 33
Charles William Smith 11
George Robert Smith 8
Lawrence Smith 7
Henry Edward Smith 6

by noggin on 2013-02-19 08:01:03

1881 England Census
Name: Charles L. Smith
Age: 28
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1853
Relation: Head
Spouse's Name: Eliza R. Smith
Gender: Male
Where born: London, Middlesex, England
Civil parish: West Ham
County/Island: Essex
Country: England
Street Address: 10 Queens Terr Forty Acre Lane
Condition as to marriage: Married
Occupation: Lather
Registration district: West Ham
Sub-registration district: West Ham
ED, institution, or vessel: 16b

Charles L. Smith 28
Eliza R. Smith 23
Charles W. Smith 1
Benjamin Jones 28 Boarder

by noggin on 2013-02-19 08:07:11

England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915
Name: Charles Lawrence Smith
Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1877
Registration district: West Ham
Inferred County: Essex
Volume Number: 4a
Page Number: 68

Spouse: Eliza Ruth Lloyd

by kirkleatham on 2013-02-21 12:20:11

Thank you so much , I have a picture of a Lady called Sophia Ruth Lloyd I am trying to find with no luck , if you have any info.. I would be so grateful . thanks Ruth .

by noggin on 2013-02-21 17:35:12

Sorry I like researching and I am not connected to this family.

All I can tell you is Eliza R. Smith (Lloyd) was born c 1858 in London, Middlesex, England

If you want to trace her back I would buy the marriage cert to get her fathers name

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