Mary Brooks

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Personal and Family Information

Mary was born on 16 APR 1841 in Swanbourne, Buckinghamshire, the daughter of James Brooks and Elizabeth Mary Bowler Hitchcock.[Note 1]

She died after 1901. The place is not known.

Her husband was Thomas Sear, whom she married on 18 FEB 1861 in St. Mary Magdalen, Oxford, Oxfordshire. Their eight known children were James (c1862->1891), Elizabeth Mary Bowler H. (c1864-?), John Thomas (<1866-<1871), George Brookes (<1870-<1871), Joseph Cornelius (1872-1927), Edward (c1877->1891), Martha (c1882-?) and Tom (c1884->1891).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


 

Mary Brooks
(1841->1901)

 

James Brooks
(<1821-?)

   
 
   
 
 
     
 
 
     
 
   
 
 
     
 
 
   

Elizabeth Mary Bowler Hitchcock
(<1821-?)

   
 
   
 
 
     
 
 
     
 
   
 
 
     
 
 

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
Birth16 APR 1841
Place: Swanbourne, Buckinghamshire
Sears family - BMD certificates etc
Source: Sears family - BMD certificates etc
Authors: Hazel Tachtatzis
Publisher: photocopies by post March 04

1881 census - mormon CD version
Source: 1881 census - mormon CD version
Authors: tr. SKF
Publisher: Church of latter-day saints

1901 census index - Tingewick folk (31 March)
Source: 1901 census index - Tingewick folk (31 March)
Authors: tr. Jan Anderson
Publisher: email to SKF - nov 2003

See Note 1
DeathAFT 1901
1881 census - mormon CD version
Source: 1881 census - mormon CD version
Authors: tr. SKF
Publisher: Church of latter-day saints

Census1871
Place: Tingewick, Buckinghamshire
Type: Census
1871 census of Tingewick
Source: 1871 census of Tingewick
Authors: tr. SKF
Publisher: from photocopies

See Note 2
Census1891
Place: Winslow, Buckinghamshire
Type: Census
1891 census online (5 April)
Source: 1891 census online (5 April)
Authors: tr. Jan Anderson
Publisher: 1891 England Census. [database on-line] Provo, UT: Ancestry.co.uk, 2002-. Indexed by Ancestry.co.uk from microfilmed sche

See Note 3
Census1881
Place: Mursley, Buckinghamshire
Type: Census
1881 census - mormon CD version
Source: 1881 census - mormon CD version
Authors: tr. SKF
Publisher: Church of latter-day saints

See Note 4
Census31 MAR 1901
Place: 2 Wayland Cottages, Upton Road, Croydon, Surrey
Type: 1901 Census
1901 census of England
Source: 1901 census of England
Authors: tr. SKF
Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/7814/SRYRG13_645_647-0643/4873054

See Note 5
See Note 6
ResidenceFEB 1861
Place: St. Mary Magdalen, Oxford, Oxfordshire
Type: Residence
Sears family - BMD certificates etc
Source: Sears family - BMD certificates etc
Authors: Hazel Tachtatzis
Publisher: photocopies by post March 04

See Note 7

Notes

Note 1

birth certificate

Registration District Winslow

1841 Birth in the sub-district of Winslow in the County of Buckingham

[no.] 411 [when and where] Sixteenth of April 1841 at Swanbourne [Name] Mary [Sex.] girl [Father] James Brooks[Mother] Elizabeth Mary Bowler Brooks formerly Hitchcock [Rank] Publican [Informant] Elizabeth Mary Bowler Brooks the Mother Winslow [when] Twenty first of June 1841 [registrar] Jas? Cowley Registrar David Thomas Willis Superintendent Registrar

[certified copy 22nd April 2003]

Note 2

fol SNUM ORDNUM ADDRESS FIRNAME SURNAME description STATUS Yr agestr SEX OCCUP COUNTY ORIGINmore Same DISABLED

14a 86 1 Thomas Sear Head M 1839 32 M licensed victualler BKM Singlebrough No

14a 86 2 Mary Sear Wife M 1841 30 F BKM Swanborne No

14a 86 3 James Sear Son 1862 9 M scholar BKM Great Horwood No

14a 86 4 Eliz'th Mary Sear Daughter 1864 7 F scholar BKM Padbury No

14a 86 5 Eliz'th Brooks Sear Wife's Son/Sister 1850 21 F barmaid BKM Winslow No

14a 86 6 William Water Lodger 1845 26 M Ag Lab NTH Chalton By NewBottle No

14a 86 7 Jane Stone Lodger 1845 26 F trained nurse MDX Clerkenwell No

Note 3

He's a "Tailor and Beerhouse Keeper" Buckinghamshire > Winslow > District 1 Sear, Thomas 53 Singlebow, Buckinghamshire Head Winslow Buckinghamshire Sear, Mary 50 Winslow, Buckinghamshire Wife Winslow Buckinghamshire Sear, Edward 13 Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire Son Winslow Buckinghamshire Sear, Martha 9 Mursley, Buckinghamshire Daughter Winslow Buckinghamshire Sear, Tom 7 Mursley, Buckinghamshire Son Winslow Buckinghamshire

Note 4

Dwelling: Public House

Census Place: Mursley, Buckingham, England

Source: FHL Film 1341358 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 1477 Folio 5 Page 3

Marr Age Sex Birthplace

Thomas SEUR OR SEAR M 43 M Singleborough, Buckingham, England

Rel: Head

Occ: Taylor & Innkeeper

Mary SEUR OR SEAR M 40 F Swanbourne, Buckingham, England

Rel: Wife

Joseph C. SEUR OR SEAR 8 M Tingewick, Buckingham, England

Rel: Son

Elizabeth M.B.H. SEUR OR SEAR U 16 F Padbury, Buckingham, England

Rel: Daur

Edward SEUR OR SEAR 4 M Aylesbury, Buckingham, England

Rel: Son

Note 5

age 59, with husband, son Joseph (29), g’son George (8)

Note 6

1901 England Census > Surrey Croydon District 73

[frame 58 of 61]

Schedule 354 2 Wayland Cottages Upton Rd

Thomas Sear Head, M, 63 Tailor (own acct) born Singleboro Bucks

Mary “ Wife, M, 59 b. Winslow Bucks

Joseph “ son, S, 29 Telegraphist (worker) b. Tingewick Bucks

George Caulfield grandson, 8 b. Holyhead, Anglesey

Note 7

from her marriage certificate

Sources

  1. Sears family - BMD certificates etc
    Source: Sears family - BMD certificates etc
    Authors: Hazel Tachtatzis
    Publisher: photocopies by post March 04
  2. 1881 census - mormon CD version
    Source: 1881 census - mormon CD version
    Authors: tr. SKF
    Publisher: Church of latter-day saints
  3. 1901 census index - Tingewick folk (31 March)
    Source: 1901 census index - Tingewick folk (31 March)
    Authors: tr. Jan Anderson
    Publisher: email to SKF - nov 2003
  4. 1881 census - mormon CD version
    Source: 1881 census - mormon CD version
    Authors: tr. SKF
    Publisher: Church of latter-day saints
  5. 1871 census of Tingewick
    Source: 1871 census of Tingewick
    Authors: tr. SKF
    Publisher: from photocopies
  6. 1891 census online (5 April)
    Source: 1891 census online (5 April)
    Authors: tr. Jan Anderson
    Publisher: 1891 England Census. [database on-line] Provo, UT: Ancestry.co.uk, 2002-. Indexed by Ancestry.co.uk from microfilmed sche
  7. 1881 census - mormon CD version
    Source: 1881 census - mormon CD version
    Authors: tr. SKF
    Publisher: Church of latter-day saints
  8. 1901 census of England
    Source: 1901 census of England
    Authors: tr. SKF
    Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
    Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/7814/SRYRG13_645_647-0643/4873054
  9. Sears family - BMD certificates etc
    Source: Sears family - BMD certificates etc
    Authors: Hazel Tachtatzis
    Publisher: photocopies by post March 04