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Re: Mayor Family/Lancashire England
Posted by: Elizabeth Kelly Date: July 08, 2001 at 15:33:43
In Reply to: Re: Mayor Family/Lancashire England by gloria burke of 75

Hi again Gloria,

You got me on a good day.

Here is a little more information. Not sure if it is significant or not.

It could be that Margaret married James, and that he was a bit older than she. I have a James born in Croston in 1831 which would make him about 20 years older. Not unusual in those times.

James MAYOR
Sex: M

Event(s):
Christening: 30 Sep 1831
Croston, Lancashire, England

Parents:
Father:
Mother: Susan MAYOR

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Source Information:
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Batch number: Dates Source Call No. Type Printout Call No. Type
P007952 1728-1861 0093712 -0093715 Film 6904277 Film
P007952 1728-1861 0093712 -0093715 Film NONE
Sheet:



His mother is Susan Mayor, (there is no father listed) and that could mean he was illigitimate.

I have s Susan Mayor in my family who was born September 13, 1879 the daughter of James Mayor and Sarah Leigh. they were married on August 21 1775 in Croston and they were the parents of 6 children.

Susan's brother James is my ancestor, we may be cousins after all.

Elizabeth.


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