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Posted by: Jenna Tong (ID *****8898) Date: April 18, 2005 at 16:46:27
In Reply to: WILLIAM PHILLIPS D 1945 ALBERTA, CANADA by Goldie Doratti of 1524

-lists William Phillips, who came in 1912, and sent for his family afterwards. Children born in England were Nellie, Minnie, Don, and Alice; children born in Canada (Calgary) were Charles and Emily. William had siblings Alice, Bertha, and Henry, who lived in Frankburg along with his parents; the family moved there in about 1916, then to Alhambra in 1918.

His wife died in 1923, and he remarried in the same year, having four children. There is lots more info in the linked pages.

If you keep going you get to here:
Which tells about Bertha - emigrated in 1910 with parents Thomas and Mary Alice and brother Harry.

Emily Jane Merry m. William Phillips December quarter 1900 Meriden district, Warwickshire. ( They are living in Astley, Warwickshire, in 1901 - Emily Phillips, 18, b. Warwicks Shellfield, and William Phillips, 19, b. Warwicks Tamworth (Tanworth).

In 1901 in Fillongley, Warwickshire, there is a:
Thomas Phillips, 42, b. Warwicks Meriden, farm labourer general.
Alice, 37, b.        Staffs Uttoxeter
Lillie, 9, b. Warwicks Fillongley
Harry, 6, b. Warwicks Gt Packington
Bertha, 3, b. Warwicks Fillongley

This must be them in 1881:

Name        Relation        Marital Status        Gender        Age        Birthplace        Occupation        Disability
Thomas PHILLIPS         Head         M         Male         22         Meridon, Warwick, England         Coachman        
Alice M. PHILLIPS         Wife         M         Female         17         Uttoxeter, Stafford, England                

Source Information:
       Dwelling        Lichfield St
       Census Place        Fazeley, Stafford, England
       Family History Library Film        1341663
       Public Records Office Reference        RG11
       Piece / Folio        2770 / 159
       Page Number        16

In 1901 there are living seperately from the family but still in the Fillongley region a Ellen Phillips, 17, b. Fazeley, Cook Domestic, and Minnie Phillips, 15, b. Fazeley, Housemaid Domestic

In 1891 they are in Meriden, Warwickshire:
Thomas Phillips, 32
Alice M, 27
William, 9
Alice, 8
Willie G (Ellen?), 6
Minnie, 4
Thomas, 1

Alice Mary Wood married Thomas Phillips December 1880 quarter Tamworth district Derbyshire/Staffordshire/Warwickshire. (

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