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John Henry Rayner (b 1880) & came to New England area
Posted by: Paul Hamilton (ID *****2420) Date: August 08, 2010 at 01:15:39
In Reply to: John Henry Rayner (b 1880) & came to New England area by Kristen Rayner of 717

Hi Kristin,

there are two John Henry Rayner born in 1880 in England.

Name:        John Henry Rayner
Year of Registration:        1880
Quarter of Registration:        Jan-Feb-Mar
District:        Chester Le Street
County:        Durham
Volume:        10a
Page 428

Name:        John Henry Rayner
Year of Registration:        1880
Quarter of Registration:        Apr-May-Jun
District:        West Ham
County:        Essex, Greater London
Volume:        4a
Page:         113


There is a record of a US passport application, I do not have a date.

Name:        John Henry Rayner
Father: Alfred Rayner

In the Boston passenger lists there is this arrival, again sorry no date.

Name:        John Rayner
Other:        Harry Rayner

based on the information that the father of Jonh Henry Rayer was Alfred a look at the 1901 census shows that the John Henry Rayner born 1880 in Durham had a father called Alfred.

Name:        Alfred Rayner Coal Hewer
Age:        46
Estimated birth year:        abt 1855
Relation:        Head
Spouse's name:        Sarah J
Gender:        Male
Where born:        Halstead, Essex, England
       
Civil parish:        Witton Gilbert
Ecclesiastical parish:        Sacriston St Peter
Town:        Sacriston: Rural District: Chester Le Street
County/Island:        Durham

Name:        Sarah J Rayner
Age:        42
Estimated birth year:        abt 1859
Relation:        Wife
Spouse's name:        Alfred
Gender:        Female
Where born:        Monkwearmouth, Durham, England
       
Civil parish:        Witton Gilbert
Ecclesiastical parish:        Sacriston St Peter
Town:        Sacriston
County/Island:        Durham

Name:        John H Rayner
Age:        21
Estimated birth year:        abt 1880
Relation:        Son
Father's Name:        Alfred
Mother's Name:        Sarah J
Gender:        Male
Where born:        Sacriston, Durham, England
       
Civil parish:        Witton Gilbert
Ecclesiastical parish:        Sacriston St Peter
Town:        Sacriston
County/Island:        Durham

Name:        Thomas Rayner
Age:        15
Estimated birth year:        abt 1886
Relation:        Son
Father's Name:        Alfred
Mother's Name:        Sarah J
Gender:        Male
Where born:        Sacriston, Durham, England
       
Civil parish:        Witton Gilbert
Ecclesiastical parish:        Sacriston St Peter
Town:        Sacriston
County/Island:        Durham

Name:        Mary J Rayner
Age:        13
Estimated birth year:        abt 1888
Relation:        Daughter
Father's Name:        Alfred
Mother's Name:        Sarah J
Gender:        Female
Where born:        Sacriston, Durham, England
       
Civil parish:        Witton Gilbert
Ecclesiastical parish:        Sacriston St Peter
Town:        Sacriston
County/Island:        Durham

Name:        Susannah Rayner
Age:        11
Estimated birth year:        abt 1890
Relation:        Daughter
Father's Name:        Alfred
Mother's Name:        Sarah J
Gender:        Female
Where born:        Sacriston, Durham, England
       
Civil parish:        Witton Gilbert
Ecclesiastical parish:        Sacriston St Peter
Town:        Sacriston
County/Island:        Durham

Name:        Florence Rayner
Age:        9
Estimated birth year:        abt 1892
Relation:        Daughter
Father's Name:        Alfred
Mother's Name:        Sarah J
Gender:        Female
Where born:        Sacriston, Durham, England
       
Civil parish:        Witton Gilbert
Ecclesiastical parish:        Sacriston St Peter
Town:        Sacriston
County/Island:        Durham

No sign of a Harry.

I hope this helps in some way. Getting hold of the marriage record of John would also help.

Regards

Paul


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