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From: "Catherine Salt" <>
Subject: Whos that Girl ! was Re: [CHS] Ancestry. COM census look up please
Date: Fri, 10 Mar 2006 09:48:50 -0000
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Sorry to say I don't have a clue !
All I know of Thirza is that she was the Aunt of the RIDGWAY children.
So she is *probably* either sister to Mary SPENCER b 1803 died 1839 Chester
or to William RIDGWAY b 1801 Chester died 1869 Chester *OR* a sister in law
(remarried) to the above 2 OR is it a honourary title !!!!!
She was married to a man called ROBERTS. she was married when she and
Louisa Mary ? Mary Louisa RIDGWAY arrived in New York in Sept 1851.
She was not with husband. in 1870 New Jersey.
she was born about 1820 have not found her in 1841 (should be in Chester St
Oswalds !) Or 1851 (thought she might be in london) census UK nor the 1860
So her name could be Cutts....... as it could be anything else !!!!
Thanks for your interest.
all the best
Catherine in Cheshire
----- Original Message -----
From: "Vic Cliffe" <>
To: "Catherine Salt" <>
Sent: Thursday, March 09, 2006 1:01 PM
Subject: Re: [CHS] Ancestry. COM census look up please
> Hi Catherine, I have three Thirsa or Thurza in my wifes line all called
> Cutts' no connection I take it--Vic Cliffe
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Catherine Salt" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Tuesday, March 07, 2006 6:38 PM
> Subject: Re: [CHS] Ancestry. COM census look up please
>> Hi Ron,
>> Thanks for Looking, it looks as though, she will remain a mystery !
>> I can't find either of them in Cheshire or UK on the 1851 even though
>> they did not arrive in New York until september of that year.
>> and I have yet to find an appropriate married for Thirza to a chap called
>> Thanks for your help it is appeciated.
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: <>
>> To: <>
>> Sent: Tuesday, March 07, 2006 5:35 PM
>> Subject: Re: [CHS] Ancestry. COM census look up please
>>> Hi, Catherine,
>>> I have looked at the U.S. census returns for 1860 and 1870. Your Thirza
>>> also with Joseph and his family in 1870. They are in the same place as
>>> There is a Thirza listed in 1860 but she was born in Kentucky. I have
>>> for Mary in 1860 and there are no matches that I can see.
>>> I will have another look. If I find them I will e you.
>>> Ron Hamilton.
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