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The Tweed Family of Cheveley
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Family of Peter HOWARD and Margaret Ashman TWEED

Husband: Peter HOWARD (aft1858- )
Wife: Margaret Ashman TWEED (aft1858- )
Children: Eva HOWARD (aft1881- )
Ruth HOWARD (aft1884- )
Nellie HOWARD (aft1885- )
Alice HOWARD (aft1890- )
Harold HOWARD (aft1892- )
James HOWARD (aft1894- )
Peter HOWARD (aft1896- )
Marriage Q2 1879 Ormskirk district, Lancashire 1
Census (family) (1) 5 Apr 1891 North Meots Southport, Lancashire 2
Census (family) (2) 31 Mar 1901 Southport, Lancashire, England 3

Additional Information

Census (family) (2) 84 Milton Street

Husband: Peter HOWARD

Name: Peter HOWARD 1,2
Sex: Male
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth btw 6 Apr 1858 and 5 Apr 1859 Southport, Lancashire, England 2
Occupation (1) 1891 (age 31-33) general labourer 2
Occupation (2) 1901 (age 41-43) gas stoker 3

Wife: Margaret Ashman TWEED

Name: Margaret Ashman TWEED 4,5
Sex: Female
Father: James TWEED (1837-bef1898)
Mother: Susan ASHMAN (aft1837- )
Birth btw 8 Apr 1858 and 7 Apr 1859 Cheveley, Cambridgeshire, England 4
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 14 (!)) Cheveley, Cambridgeshire 6
Occupation (1) 1871 (age 11-13) domestic servant 6
Occupation (2) 1901 (age 41-43) laundress 3

Additional Information

Birth No baptism or registration for Margaret Tweed found. As Margaret is recorded on the marriage index with the middle name Ashman it seems likely she was born before her parent's marriage and registered/ baptised as Margaret Ashman.
Census Although recorded as 14 years old this is likely to be Margaret, living as a servant in the household of Elizabeth Halls.
Occupation (2) She worked at home.

Child 1: Eva HOWARD

Name: Eva HOWARD 2
Sex: Female
Birth btw 6 Apr 1881 and 5 Apr 1882 Southport, Lancashire, England 2

Child 2: Ruth HOWARD

Name: Ruth HOWARD 2
Sex: Female
Birth btw 6 Apr 1884 and 5 Apr 1885 Southport, Lancashire, England 2
Occupation 1901 (age 15-17) laundress 3

Additional Information

Occupation She worked with her mother at home.

Child 3: Nellie HOWARD

Name: Nellie HOWARD 2
Sex: Female
Birth btw 6 Apr 1885 and 5 Apr 1886 Southport, Lancashire, England 2

Child 4: Alice HOWARD

Name: Alice HOWARD 3
Sex: Female
Birth btw 1 Apr 1890 and 31 Mar 1891 Southport, Lancashire, England 3

Child 5: Harold HOWARD

Name: Harold HOWARD 3
Sex: Male
Birth btw 1 Apr 1892 and 31 Mar 1893 Southport, Lancashire, England 3

Child 6: James HOWARD

Name: James HOWARD 3
Sex: Male
Birth btw 1 Apr 1894 and 31 Mar 1895 Southport, Lancashire, England 3

Child 7: Peter HOWARD

Name: Peter HOWARD 3
Sex: Male
Birth btw 1 Apr 1896 and 31 Mar 1897 Southport, Lancashire, England 3

Note on Marriage

Peter and Margaret cannot be found on the 1881 census, but there is a Peter Howard of correct age and birthplace recorded as single living in Wood Ditton. Perhaps Margaret was still in service and away with her employers?

Sources

1"GRO Marriage Index". 1879 Jun Ormskirk 8b 1006.
The Family Records Centre, Myddleton Street, London.
2"1891 Census". RG12/3039 folio 160 page 16. Cit. Date: 5 April 1891. Assessment: Primary evidence.
The Family Records Centre, Myddleton Street, London.
3"1901 census". RG13/3540 folio 181 page 26. Cit. Date: 31 March 1901. Assessment: Primary evidence.
The Family Records Centre, Myddleton Street, London.
4"1861 census". RG9/1031 folio 41 page 22. Cit. Date: 7 April 1861. Assessment: Primary evidence.
The Family Records Centre, Myddleton Street, London.
5"GRO Marriage Index". 1859 Jun Newmarket 3b 828. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
The Family Records Centre, Myddleton Street, London.
6"1871 census". RG10/1594 folio 35 page 9. Cit. Date: 2 April 1871. Assessment: Primary evidence.
The Family Records Centre, Myddleton Street, London.