George Sparrow1

M, #1455, b. between 6 Apr 1852 and 4 Apr 1854, d. before 29 Oct 1912
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FatherGeorge Mills1
MotherJane Harvey2 b. between 8 Apr 1817 and 6 Apr 1819, d. 26 May 1865
     George Sparrow was born between 6 Apr 1852 and 4 Apr 1854 in Debenham, Suffolk, England.3 He was the son of George Mills and Jane Harvey.1,2 George Sparrow married Phoebe Balaam, daughter of Samuel Balaam and (?) Page, on 6 Nov 1874 in St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, Suffolk, England.1 The marriage of George Sparrow and Phoebe Balaam was registered in the Dec 1874 quarter in the Bosmere registration district.4 George Sparrow died before 29 Oct 1912.1

Children of George Sparrow and Phoebe Balaam

Census

DateHead of HouseholdHousehold
7 Apr 1861Jane HarveyGeorge Sparrow was listed as a member of the household of Jane Harvey in the 1861 census in Chapel Lane, Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Edgar Sparrow, Emily Sparrow, Edwin Sparrow, Eliza Sparrow, Caroline Sparrow, Arthur Sparrow and Charles Sparrow.2
3 Apr 1881George SparrowHe was listed as head of household in the 1881 census in The Street, Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Phoebe Balaam, Samuel Geo. Sparrow, Charles Edward Sparrow and Edgar William Sparrow.5
5 Apr 1891George SparrowHe was listed as head of household in the 1891 census in Water Lane, Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Edgar William Sparrow, Eliza Sparrow, Emily Sparrow, Lizzie Sparrow, Mary Sparrow, Phoebe Balaam, Charles Edward Sparrow and Samuel Geo. Sparrow.3
31 Mar 1901George SparrowHe was listed as head of household in the 1901 census in Chancery Lane, Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Annie Sparrow, Bertie Sparrow, Phoebe Balaam, Charles Edward Sparrow and George Sparrow.6

Occupation

DateOccupation
6 Nov 1874Builder1
3 Apr 1881Bricklayer5
3 Apr 1881Bricklayer7
31 Mar 1901Journeyman Bricklayer6
29 Oct 1912Bricklayer (Deceased)1
Last Edited=8 Jan 2017

Citations

  1. [S35] Microfilm of the Marriages of St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, 1754 to 1899 (Suffolk Record Office, unknown film number).
  2. [S26] Online image of the 1861 Census for England & Wales (1861 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: RG 9; Piece: 1155; Folio: 104; Page: 13; GSU roll: 542764."
  3. [S16] Online image of the 1891 Census for England & Wales (1891 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.com) "Class: RG12; Piece: 1462; Folio: 89; Page: 5; GSU roll: 6096572."
  4. [S12] General Record Office Indexes to Marriages, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Dec 1874 Bosmere 4a 1206."
  5. [S25] Online image of the 1881 Census for England & Wales (1881 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.com) "Class: RG11; Piece: 1860; Folio: 116; Page: 14; GSU roll: 1341450."
  6. [S3] Online image of the 1901 Census for England & Wales (1901 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: RG13; Piece: 1768; Folio: 76; Page: 13."
  7. [S25] Online image of the 1881 Census for England & Wales (1881 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.com) "Class: RG12; Piece: 1462; Folio: 89; Page: 5; GSU roll: 6096572."