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I need help with this tragic family PLEASE

Postby nuttree » Sun Jan 28, 2018 5:55 am

Two brothers marry two sisters one couple has a tragic short married life the other seems to be a caring uncle and aunt but there are many questions about the relationships within the families. Can anyone help sort them out from the facts below please?
Benjamin baptised Sedgley 2 Nov 1817 son of James and Maria FLAVELL
Edmund baptised Sedgley 9 Jan 1820 son of James and Maria FLAVELL
Mary baptised Sedgley 2 May 1819 Daughter of George and Fanny FLAVELLSarah baptised Sedgley 5 Aug 1821 Daughter of George and Fanny FLAVELL

18 Jul 1841 Benjamin Flavell marries Sarah Flavell, Sedgley (Free Reg) He full age a miner from Kingswinford She a minor from Gornal Wood. His father James Flavell labourer her's George FLAVELL a boatman Witnesses Thomas and Lydia Collins
7 Nov 1841: Edmund Flavell marries Mary Flavell, SEDGLEY (Free Reg) Both from Gornal Wood. His father James Flavell a labourer, no mention of a father for her is this a transcription error or was none given? Witnesses James Bennett and Eliza FLAVELL
Sep qtr 1842: Fanny Flavell, mmn Flavell, birth reg at Stourbridge
Mar qtr 1846: William Flavell is born - but to which couple? Birth reg at Dudley. Mother's maiden name Flavell (GRO index)
4 Jun 1848 baptism of Maria Flavell Kingswinford and St Marys Chapelry, daughter of Edmond and Mary FLAVELL
Sep 1849 Edmund Flavell dies of cholera, aged 29.(8 September 1849 - Birmingham Journal)
8 Sep 1849 buried Edmund Flavell Lower Gornal abode Commonside (Free Reg)
8 Sep 1849 buried Maria Flavell Lower Gornal abode Commonside (Free Reg)
14 May 1850 buried Mary Flavell Lower Gornal abode Brockmoor age on GRO index 28 age on burial 31??
16 Jun 1850: Baptism of Edmund Flavell, son of Edmund & Mary, at Pensnett.no mention that his parents are deceased
1851 census (Commonside, Pensnett): HO107/2036 fo738 p29
Sch 105Benjamin & Sarah have “daughter” Fanny, 8, & “son” Edmond, 10mo. Lodger Susanna Flavell (sister of Benjamin)
Sch 104 Maria Flavell widow (Mother of Benjamin and Edmund) with married daughter Elizabeth Pearce
3 Aug 1852 buried Lower Gornal Edmund Flavell age 2 Residence Brockmoor
1861 RG 9/2070 fo128 p33 Fanny 18 niece of B&S and Jane Prosser 7 mnths also niece of B&S
1871 RG10/3026 fo149 p31 William 25 son of B&S
Questions that need help please
Were all the children Edmund and Mary's giving a family;
Fanny 1843, William 1846, Maria 1848-1849, Edmund 1850-1852.
Or are some children of Benjamin and Sarah?
Who were Jane Prosser's parents and what happened to her?
Who were William's parents and where was he in 1851 and 1861?
I would appreciate help with any of this please.
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Re: I need help with this tragic family PLEASE

Postby Amazinggrace » Sun Jan 28, 2018 3:36 pm

Think you need to post this on general research, you will get a better result.
Grace
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Re: I need help with this tragic family PLEASE

Postby nuttree » Sun Jan 28, 2018 7:22 pm

Thank you for the advice have now put it on the other board
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