SQUIRES Thomas

Male Abt 1855 - Aft 1909  (~ 55 years)


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  • Name SQUIRES Thomas 
    Born Abt 1855  Wanstead, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1875 Groom, 1881 Gardener 
    Residence 1881  Cottage Slaters Alley High St, Wantstead, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died Aft 1909 
    Person ID I537  The Tree of Him
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2019 

    Father SQUIRES James (Henry?),   b. c1812, Swansea, Wales/ Walthamstow, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1861  (Age ~ 50 years) 
    Mother BENNETT? Sarah,   b. c1813, Barking, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1860  (Age ~ 46 years) 
    Married ? 6 Nov 1831  St Margaret, Barking, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    Married:
    • Not sure if correct
    Family ID F4157  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family LYDAMORE Mary Ann Dodington,   b. 1 May 1839, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1924, Glen Innes, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 22 Mar 1875  Saint Leonard, Shoreditch, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Children 
     1. SQUIRES Walter Thomas Austin,   b. c1876, Woodford, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1938, Glencoe, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years)
     2. SQUIRES Edith Mary Maude,   b. 25 Jan 1879, Wanstead, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1938, Armidale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     3. SQUIRES George A,   b. c Sep 1880, Wanstead, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1883, At Sea Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 2 years)
    Last Modified 2 May 2015 
    Family ID F391  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Notes 
    • 1871 Census
      Thomas Squires 17 born abt 1854
      Servant born Wantead, Essex
      Reg Dist West ham
      Sub-reg Dist: Leyton
      Lived with Emma Mini 23, General Servant, William Sterling 26 Head Licensed Victualler, Mary a 22 wife , Sarah A Salter 11Niece.
      thomas was a Pot Boy
      George Inn, High Street, George Inn was next to the Police Station
      Source Citation: Class: RG10; Piece: 1635; Folio: 90; Page: 19; GSU roll: 829936.

      1881 Census
      Thomas Squires 26 b c 1855 Born Wantead, Essex
      Lived Cottage Slaters Alley high Street
      Gardener
      Wife Mary A 34
      Walter 5
      Edith 2
      George 7mths

      Source Citation: Class: RG11; Piece: 1728; Folio: 93; Page: 38; Line:  ; GSU roll: 1341415.

      Shipping 'Allanshaw' 2 May 1883, arrived Sydney
      Thomas (26) and Mary Ann Squires (34) with their children Walter Thomas (6), George A (2) and Edith Mary (3). George died on the voyage.

      Electoral Roll 1906
      Squires Mary Ann Glencoe domestic duties
      Thomas farmer
      Walter A farmer

      1909
      Squires Hannah Glencoe h.d.
      Mary Ann h.d.
      Walter A farmer

      Thomas Squires, 53 years of age, 5 feet 6 inches high, stout build, very round shoulders, fair complexion, light-brown hair turning grey, very heavy moustache only (right side brown, left side grey), blue eyes, broad nose, old cut over one eye; a labourer. May assume the name of Berry. Inquiry at the instance of his wife, May Ann Squires, glencoe. Suppoosed to be accompanied by Georgina Gribble (who is alos inquired for at the instance of her daughter, Isabella Hardy, Dinton Vale, Inverell). She is 63 years of age (looks younger), 5 feet 2 inches high, slight build, fair fresh complexion, dark-brown hair turning grey, dark hazel eyes, walks erect; dressed in a brown coat and skirt, greenish-coloured over-jacket, and black hat with large buckle in it. [6]

  • Sources 
    1. [S54] 1881 England Census.

    2. [S223] Essex, England, Church of England Marriages, 1754-1935.

    3. [S14] Letter dated 3 june 1988.

    4. [S50] Family Search (IGI), 405131.

    5. [S124] Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921, London, England, 302/1875.

    6. [S226] New South Wales, Australia, Police Gazettes, 1854-1930, 29 Sep 1909, p. 340.