Posted By:william hartley
Subject:Re: Willoughby CROFT of Navan, Co., Meath, Ireland
Post Date:February 14, 2014 at 16:24:59
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Wonder if he might have lied a wee bit about his age & he was from England NOT Ireland??

Name: Ernest Croft
Gender: Male
Christening Date: 15 Feb 1888
Christening Place: Bloxwich, Stafford, England
Birth Date:       
Death Date:       
Name Note:       
Father's Name: Willoughby Croft
Father's Birthplace:       
Father's Age:       
Mother's Name: Fanny Croft
Mother's Birthplace:       
Mother's Age:       
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I03130-4
System Origin: England-EASy
GS Film number: 1278869
Reference ID: item 11 p 172

Possible marriage -

Name: Willoby Croft
Event Type: Marriage
Registration Quarter: Jul-Aug-Sep
Registration Year: 1881
Registration District: Walsall
County: Staffordshire
Event Place: Walsall, Staffordshire, England
Spouse Name (available after 1911):       
Volume: 6B
Page: 780
Line Number: 100
Willoby Croft probably married one of the following people
Name: Fanny Williams

Marriages September Quarter 1881
CROFT Willoby Walsall Volume 6b Page 780       
WILLIAMS Fanny Walsall Volume 6b Page 780

Possible on 1891 Census -

Willm Croft 39 Walsall, Bloxwich
Fanny Croft 49 Walsall, Bloxwich
Harriyt Croft 5 Walsall, Bloxwich
Ernest Croft 3 Walsall, Bloxwich

Think this is the same Ernest on the 1901 UK Census listing -

Ernest Croft 13 Staffs Bloxwich Staffordshire Walsall Brass Dresser
Willoughby Croft 54 Warwick Bedworth Staffordshire Walsall Colliery Bankman