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From: Anne Peat <>
Subject: Re: [Lon] Marylebone area
Date: Sun, 15 Feb 2004 12:37:11 +0000
Marjorie, The Queen Charlotte's Lying In hospital was in the Marylebone
Road at this time. It admitted both single and married women.
The certificate would normally say the name of the father if he
acknowledged the child. If not, the space for the father would be
You could try sending for the certificate without the GRO reference,
since you have the date of birth. Then you might find out who the
On 14 Feb 2004, at 19:14, Marjorie wrote:
> Please let me know if I am on the right list for the following
> We have tried to find a registration reference
> for the following birth without success.
> George Saunders Jacobs
> Birth: 3 JUL 1858 in Queen Charlotte's Lying-in Hospital, [London]
> I understand this is in the Marylebone area.
> Would appreciate any suggestions or help anyone can give us in finding
> the name of the father.
> We know from 1881 census the mother, Esther Jacobs had 5 children and
> was a widow. On the 3 son's marriage certificates it says John Jacobs,
> father and at that time, from mid 1890's deceased.
> Would this certificate have to say name of father or whether the child
> was a bastard and if the latter where can we go from there?
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