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Hello, A relative of mine named Delia Rose died at 16 Meadow Lane in Tranmere in 1916. I wonder if anyone has any information about this street - any old pictures, information or even information about the street today. Is this where the local football side play?
red mail Booth Street 1886
I'm looking for Booth Street, Tranmere - my g. grandfather George and my g. grandmother Sarah Ellen Davies lived at number 16 up to February 1886. I can't find Booth Street on the Tranmere and Oxton 1909 Godfrey map.
Hello, I'm looking for any information on Meteor Street in Tranmere please. An ancestor of mine, Elizabeth Rose, was born in number 5 in 1876. It no longer seems to exist. If anyone has any information, any old photos etc I would be really grateful. Thanks
red mail family
i am looking for info about the maunders family for my family tree
red mail Scott/ Tranmere/Birkenhead 1860-onwards
I am looking for family relating to Maxwell and Susannah (nee Twigg from Rotherham) Scott,Maxwell being in the Steamboats in the Tranmere areas. in 1871 and further.Children named Maxwell, Annie, Wentworth,Egerton, Norman,(a Seaman)and Robina.any information will be apprieciated.
red mail O'SHAUGHNESSY Birkenhead
Looking for information on my Family members; JOHN & MARY ANN SHAUGHNESSY. Both from IRELAND and arrived in LIVERPOOL about 1850. Have details of them living in TOWNSEND ST LIVERPOOL. Then they appear in BIRKENHEAD. I believe JOHN has brothers WILLIAM and PATRICK. MARY ANN is the sister of my Gt GT Grandma.. BRIDGET MARY MAGAN / MAGIN nee RIGNEY. I believe the RIGNEY family were from KINGS CO OFFLAY, IRELAND.They have as far as I know 2 brothers JAMES RIGNEY and WILLIAM RIGNEY. Also looking for Gt Grandma MARY BOWE was born to a Family from Co TIPPERARY IRELAND. Other BOWE names are WILLIAM, MARGARET,JAMES,EDWARD,JOHN,ELLEN,BRIDGET,GEORGE and MICHEAL.All the BOWE family lived in CLONMEL and CAHIR CO TIPPERARY came to LIVERPOOL in late 1850s Also looking for ELIZABETH COSTELLO. Born IRELAND 1863/65. Her father EDWARD was a joiner. She came to UK and married JOHN MCMANUS of BIRKENHEAD.late 1890s Any help would be so much appreciated. Thank you.
red mail stewart
John Stewart was a Customs officer who lived in Tranmere from 1841-1901. He married Louisa Jones in 1838. Both John and Louisa are buried in Bebeington. Between 1940 and 1860 the follwing children were born: John Mary Charles William James Edward Hugh Ellen Ann/Jane Isabella. Any further info welcome. The family lived at Queen Street, 90 Old Chester road and 2 Stewart street
red mail Mabel Alice Cross.
Seeking information for my family tree on Mabel Alice Cross, nee Jackson. Mabel was born in Little Sutton, married Richard Ashton Cross some times Richard Assheton Cross in 1911. Census for 1911 shows Mabel residing at 26 Elmswood Road,Tranmere. I cant tell if it says higher or lower Tranmere, with her husband and son also Richard Assheton Cross 3 months old. Mabel was sister to my grandmother.
red mail Geraghty
I have details of my Geraghty relatives living in the tranmere, Birkenhead area - moved from Leeds on 1901 census living in Leeds, in 1902, my great grandmother Annie Towers (b.1893) Married James Geraghty (b.1880)at Our Lady & St Nicholas & St Anne, Liverpool. 1n 1915 lived at 37 Mollington street, in 1939 lived at 26 Delta rd, just a couple of houses away from the Oakley family - Annie and James daughter Ivy married Eric Oakley, son of Gertrude Foulkes (b 1890) and John Samuel Oakley (b. 1896) Any information would be greatfully recieved - happy to share any information I have.
red mail George Eccleston
Born in Tranmere 1892, Married Elsie Cox 1914 St Catherines had children Eva Madeline 1914, John George 1916.George died of wounds 30th July1918 in France whilst serving 1/4 Batt Cheshire Regt, buried in St Sever Cemetery Extentsion Rouen France
red mail Hardie Family from 1911 onwards
Lived in St Pauls Road Tranmere
red mail Green Family Tranmere 1881-1901>
I am looking for info in researching the Green family tree. In 1881 the family, headed by George Green (born Aigburth Lancs. about 1844)and wife Mary E(born 1851 Wales) lived at 5 Duke St Tranmere. Their children were: John(1867),Joseph(1869) George(my grandfather 1874-1930), William(1876), Robert(1877), Charles(1879), Ebernezer(1881), Joseph(1885)and David(1886). In 1891 were living in Foundry St Warrington, and 1901 living in Pitt St, Birkenhead (Rock Ferry).
red mail William Green + wife Jane Singleton Green
Trying to trace knowledge of great grandfather William Green, a storekeeper, at 22 Rodney Street, Tranmere 26 February 1896 when wife, Jane Singleton Green, died aged 53. Even looking for where she and he might have been buried. A son, Thomas Green, my grandfather, was identified as 9 years old, and living at 1 Jones Street, Birkenhead with the family in 1881 census.
red mail alexander elder chemist
I am interested in any info on alexander elder, his wife rosa, and children molly and don. they lived in tranmere in the early 1900s. alexander was a pharmaceutical chemist. i think working from home in waverly grove. can anyone help. thank you
was listed as being from Tranmere when his ship the St Cuthbert of the Phoenix Steamship Company sank of Nova Scotia on 7/8 Feb 1908 on route from Antwerp to New Youk. He and his crew (some of them) were rescued by the White Star Line's Cymric on route to Boston. This was the first ship ever to use Marconi's radio wireless to call out for help (SOS). He married my Great Grandma Lizzie Jamison on 7 Oct 1890 in Templepatrick, Co Antrim, Northern Ireland and lived at the family home of Ballymartin House there. Does anyone know anyting about him before that time in Tranmere or in Wales where he was supposedly born. Thanks a lot!
Roberts William
He was born in Liverpool in 1872 but was in Tranmere in 1894 when he received a prize Bible at St Mary's Tranmere. Looking for where he lived in that period.
red mail Crowther-Canada /Chester/Wirral
Henry Walter Crowther,1820 Leeds, married Margaret Wilson born Canada.Children:Ann 1855,William 1857,Joseph Lees 1859 Elizabeth 1861,Margaret&Mayard 1865,Henry Walter 1867,all born Canada.Joshua 1870,James 1873, Edward 1875, Sarah 1879 born Chester.Any details much appreciated!
red mail Hayes family around Tranmere/Bebington/Birkenhead
I am researching the Hayes family on the Wirral. I would like to hear from people who are related to John Hayes b<1828> and Margaret his wife b<1825> or William Hayes b<1848> and his wife Esther Jennion b<1840>. I know there are still Hayes's to be found on the Wirral, so please come forward and tell me how you think you fit into the family tree.
red mail Francis
Looking for details of William Francis b c1850, mariner, married Elizabeth Porter 1 Jan 1882 at St Catherine's Church, Tranmere. Father Jacinthe Parida Francis.
red mail Wynne and Spruce Families
Robert Wynne died in 1884 at the home of his daughter Sarah Spruce nee Wynne and William Spruce. In 1881 their home was No.1 Chapel Place which nowadays no longer in existance. It was close to the Walker Street and Church Road areas in Tranmere any help with burial information on Robert Wynne and the children of Sarah/William would be welcomed. Spruce children were Ralph Spruce and Eleen Spruce. Ralph was still alive in Tranmere in 1901 but after that I am in need of assistance with their circumstances. I live in Australia and would like help from anyone who lives near Tranmere Birkenhead, Liverpool etc. Regards, Tom
red mail Princes Place
My Grandad Mick McLoughlin got married from this address in 1935. Princes Place no longer exists and i am having trouble finding a map around this date to find the address, If anybody remembers this address please let me know
red mail RHODES or HURREN
looking for ancestors RHODES of back portland street tranmere or any HURREN family. cant seem to find any. there are lots of them out there. please get in touch.
red mail Fletcher O'Brien Massey
William James Fletcher Fisherman married Mary Ellen O'Brien.(MY Grandparents) John Massey Fisherman was their Uncle and had a fish shop in St Paul's road in the 1881 census.His wife Elizabeth Austin and the mother of William James Alice Hannah Austin were sisters. Margaret in Australia.
red mail Thomas Family
I am researching a Thomas family who lived in Rodney St Tranmere in 1881(Census).ie William Thomas who married Esther Fyfe in 1868 Birkenhead.
red mail William James Ellison
William James Ellison (Mariner) married Sarah Alice Miller 14 September 1884 at the Register Office in the District of Birkenhead in the county of Chester. Before his marriage he lived at 99 Old Chester Road, Tranmere. Sarah lived at 42 Derby Road,Tranmere. William's father was James Ellison, a publican. Sarah's father, William Miller was a Mariner.
Edward Hughes
Edward Hughes married Margaret Gouldson in abt1900 and had the following children Jemima 1902,Ben 1906,Ann 1910,Edward 1914, George 1916 and William 1922

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