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looking for CORFIELD from BRADFORD Manchester Lancashire

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I am trying to trace my Grandmas relatives, her name was ELIZABETH ELLEN CORFIELD, she was born in BRADFORD LANCASHIRE ,in 1896, i believe she may have had a sister called JESSIE CORFIELD who may have lived in BURY,LANCASHIRE,area, maybe after she got married. Their parents were JUBIL CORFIELD born 1872, and JESSIE CORFIELD unsure of JESSIES birth date.Maybe i have some relatives in the area of PRESTWICH or BURY, if there is anyone out there please contact me thank you
marra

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on 2012-07-15 17:21:43

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by SilverVixen on 2012-07-16 05:06:32

The UK 1901 census shows the family living at 5 School Street, Manchester
Jabal Corfield, Head, 31 (1870) an Engineer's Labourer, born Manchester
Jessie Corfield, wife, 26 (1875) Manchester
Elizabeth E, daughter, 5 (1896) Manchester
Jessie, daughter, 1 (1900) Manchester

In 1911 Elizabeth Ellen is at the Rossendale Home for girls, Haslingden Rawtenstall, Lancashire this is the "Waifs & Strays Society". She is shown as "at School"

She married Leonard Healey in 1924 at Chorlton Lancashire Q2 8C 1768


the 1891 UK census for Leonard Healey living at 16 Percival Street, Newton, Manchester
Albert Healey, Head, 26 (1865), an Iron Borer, born Manchester
Mary, wife, 28 (1863) Plymouth, Devonshire
Leonard, son, 1 (1890) Manchester

In 1911 Census he is living at 75 Albion Street, Milkes Platting, Manchester
Mary Elizabeth his mother is a widow
he is Leonard Walderman, a Salesman General Drapery Warehouse
he now has brothers
Victor Albert, 17 (1894) Manchester
Wilfred Harold, 16 (1895) Manchester
Vincent Roy, 4 (1907) Manchester

by marra on 2012-07-16 08:29:05

TO SILVER VIXEN,
Thank you so so much for your time and your help,i really did not expect so much wonderful information,this now means that i can carry on with my research in my own time,because you have broken through the brick wall. I cant wait to tell my brother all this information about all our family,people that we thought didnt exist,just shows how parents can be secretive., as much as we luv em.I WOULD LIKE TO HELP THIS WONDERFUL SITE,maybe do some indexing or something, but just give me a little whie to find my long lost family. anyway once again heartfelt thanks from marra

by marra on 2012-07-19 21:22:02

to silver vixen,
this is about the information that you forwarded to me regarding leonard healey, my father,i have recently been given my fathers and his fathers birth certificate off my mother, and on reading them the information that i gave to you was totally wrong, sorry. My dads father was called leonard healey not leonard w healey,as we thought. he was born on the 24th march in 1895, he was born at loughborough leicester,i was right off the track,his mother was called sarah elizabeth and his father was called edwin a blacksmith, journeyman. all the information that you gave to me about my grandma i believe was totally correct,elizabeth ellen. Anyway i wont take any more of your time, looks like ive got alot to do thanks again for all your help, it is really appreciated
kind regards
Marra

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