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53 ?? street ?

53 ?? street ?

Posted: 1354463366000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1354487406000
Just got this certificate can't make out the handwriting

13 1875 he was born but can't make out the street name ?

and can you make out his father occupation i know he a tailor but what does the rest above say ??

thanks in advance!

Re: 53 ?? street ?

Posted: 1354466573000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1354466705000
I think you've forgotten to attach the certificate!

Any idea what area the address would be in?


Re: 53 ?? street ?

Posted: 1354470236000
Classification: Query
opps sorry i will attach it now

im guessing could be ancoats ?

but it does say st george so that maybe some help to you ?

Re: 53 ?? street ?

Posted: 1354476040000
Classification: Query
I would go with Mason Street.

Off Swan Street (continuation of Great Ancoats Street), near Smithfield Market between Oldham and Rochdale Roads.

Re: 53 ?? street ?

Posted: 1354479184000
Classification: Query
thank you so so so much you are so right !! x

Re: 53 ?? street ?

Posted: 1354483469000
Classification: Query
i wonder if this is your John and Elizabeths marraige reg?

Marriage: 19 Apr 1874 St Joseph, Ancoats, Lancashire, England
Joanam Reddy -
Elizabeth Connor -
Groom's Father: Joannis Reddy
Bride's Father: Caroli Connor
Witness: Danielis Kenny; Anna McFadden
Married by: Joannes F. Doyle
Source: Original Register at LRO Preston

Re: 53 ?? street ?

Posted: 1354625194000
Classification: Query
Hi Claire,

The father's occupation is "Journeyman Tailor". There's a good definition of journeyman (and links to the other trade statuses of apprentice and master craftsman) here:


Re: 53 ?? street ?

Posted: 1354626437000
Classification: Query
i have put in for their marriage certificate so soon as it comes i will message you on here and let you know what the information says
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