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From: "dennis jackson" <>
Subject: Re: [LEI] Jelley/Jelly 1851 and 186
Date: Thu, 10 Feb 2011 13:27:34 +0000
can you give us a few more details ...
- where was Edward Sharman born
Births Mar 1842
Sharman Edward Peterbro 15 353
- what is the reference for the family in the 1841 census
- when and were William and Catherine married
- did they have any children
- where was Edward in the 1861 census
- what is the significance of 1847
Just trying to get a complete picture.
> Message: 5
> Date: Thu, 10 Feb 2011 07:47:19 +0800
> From: Barbara Cocker <>
> Subject: [LEI] Jelley/Jelly 1851 and 1861
> With all this discussion re the problems
> of finding people on the various sites
> here's my problem.
> Catherine and William Jelley disappeared
> after 1847. William died before 1866 and
> Catherine reappeared in the workhouse in
> 1871 as a widow. I have searched for
> full names, christian names and
> variations but I can't find them.
> Catherine JELLEY/JELLY b 1818 Market
> Harborough. William JELLEY/JELLY
> b1810?? labourer/boatman. Catherine had
> a son Edward SHARMAN b 1841 who is also
> missing in 1851 but reappears in 1861.
> They seem to have avoided both census'
> and my only idea is that they were on a
> canalboat somewhere.