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1911 Census

Postby C Verrill » Thu Sep 01, 2016 12:33 pm

Can anyone explain to me why Ancestry is not throwing up my Worthington/Lloyd family from Oldbury in the 1911 census records?

I am getting really frustrated and can't find any of the family in this year:

John William Lloyd born 1874 and died 13.3.1947 in Oldbury - married to Louisa Worthington born 1878 and died 22.10.1952. (4 Lloyd children - one of which died as a baby in 1901 after the census was taken)

Can't see anything indicating they left the country and struggling with war records for John William (presumably he may have served in WW1?)

Any steer would be appreciated.

Thanks - Christine
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Re: 1911 Census

Postby ianbee » Thu Sep 01, 2016 1:09 pm

Transcribed as Sloyd on ancestry.
Name: John William Sloyd
Age in 1911: 38
Estimated birth year: abt 1873
Relation to Head: Head
Birth Place: Tat Bank, Oldbury, Worcestershire
Civil Parish: Oldbury
County: Staffordshire
Street address: 36 Nelson Street, Tat Bank, Oldbury
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Iron Castor
Registration district: West Bromwich
Sub-registration district: Oldbury
Enumeration Distrisct: 18
Household schedule number: 183
Piece: 17273
Household Members:
John William Sloyd 38
Louisa William Sloyd 33
Alice William Sloyd 13
John William Sloyd 7
Charles Henry Sloyd 5
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Re: 1911 Census

Postby C Verrill » Thu Sep 01, 2016 1:24 pm

Thank you so much for straightening that out for me. My eyes have been on stalks for days searching for Lloyd! Good old Ancestry ..........
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