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Helen MEWBURN

Female 1861 - 1926


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  • Name Helen MEWBURN 
    Born Between Apr and Jun 1861  Ingleby Barwick, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Census3 1861  Ingleby Barwick, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census4 1871  Stockton-on-Tees, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census5 1881  Ingleby Barwick, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census6 1891  Seaton Carew, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census7 1901  Preston, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 8 1911  Billingham, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Died 24 Feb 1926  Billingham, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Probate 25 May 1926  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I1538  Mewburn
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2018 

    Father James MEWBURN,   b. Abt Dec 1814, Stainton, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Apr 1883, Ingleby Barwick, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Helen FAIRBRASS,   b. Abt 1824, Whitstable, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1905, Yarm, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Between Jan and Mar 1848  Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Family ID F499  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Law SMITH,   b. 27 May 1861, Stockton-on-Tees, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1942, Kirkby in Cleveland, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 03 Jan 1884  Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Children 
     1. Helen Law SMITH,   b. 29 Jul 1891, Seaton Carew, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Edith Mary SMITH,   b. 06 Sep 1896, Eaglescliffe, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. John Joseph SMITH,   b. Abt 1885, Seaton Carew, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. Albert Mewburn SMITH,   b. 21 Jan 1888, Seaton Carew, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Apr 1962, Corbridge, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2018 
    Family ID F507  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Off at boarding school aged 10.
      Exact date of marriage from Guild of One-Name Studies marriage index. Married at Stainton St Peter & St Paul.

  • Sources 
    1. [S49] Births index (CR) England. Collection: England & Wales Free BMD Births Index, 1837-1984, (Name: freeBMD;), Jun 1861, Stockton, Durham. Vol 10a, page 35 or 33.

      Mewburn, Helen"

    2. [S19] Census returns. 1861. England, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2005;), 07 Apr 1861, Ingleby Barwick, Yorkshire. ED23; sched 59; piece 3690; folio 9; page 12.

      "Ingleby Hill Farm
      James Mewburn, head, mar, 47, farmer 130 acres, 2 labourers, born Yorks, Barwick
      Helen Mewburn, wife, mar, 37, born Canterbury, Kent
      Robert Mewburn, son, 5, born Yorks, Leak House
      Eliza Mewburn, dau, 3, born, Yorks, Leake House
      Helen Mewburn, dau, 3w, born, Yorks, Berwick
      Elizabeth Idle, serv, W, 61, nurse, born Derbyshire
      Mary Curry, serv, U, 23, house servant, born Yoks, Bolton
      Frances Bell, serv, U, 16, house servant, born Yorks, Thornton le M
      William Oliver, serv, U, 30, carter, born Yoks
      Robert Nelson, serv, U, 22, carter, Yorks, Thornton"

    3. [S21] Census returns. 1871. England, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2004;), 02 Apr 1871, St Thomas, Stockton, Durham. ED 28; sched 15; piece 4904; folio 65; page 4.

      "5 North Terrace, North Road
      Helen Jane Roby, head, U, 38, schoolmistress, born Warwickshire, Leamington
      Marsha Aloice de Patrice, U, 31, governess, born Channel Islands, Guernsey
      Charlotte Mellis, 13, scholar, born Yorks, Eastby
      Elizabeth Jane Hunter, 13, scholar, born Yorks, Marton
      Ellen [sic] Mewburn, 10, scholar, born Yorks, Yarm
      Mary Ann Stubbs, serv, U, 22, cook, born Yorks, Yarm
      Mary Ann Birks, serv, 15, housemaid, born Durham, Bishopwearmouth"

    4. [S18] Census returns. 1881. England, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2004;), 03 Apr 1881, Ingleby Barwick, Yorkshire. ED13; piece 4863; folio 143; page 1.

      "Ingleby Hill
      James Mewburn, head, mar, 67, farmer 120 acres, emp 1 man and 1 boy, born Yorks, Stainton
      Helen Mewburn, wife, mar, 57, born Kent, Whitstable
      Helen Mewburn, dau, U, 20, farmer's daughter, born Yorks, Stainton
      James Mewburn, son, 17, farmer's son, born Yorks, Stainton
      Edith Mewburn, dau, 15, born, Yorks, Stainton
      Sarah Burton, serv, U, 21, general servant, born Yoks, Osmotherley
      John Colen, serv, U, 19, farm servant indoor, born Durham, Hartlepool"

    5. [S20] Census returns. 1891. England, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2005;), 05 Apr 1891, Seaton Carew, Durham. ED 7, piece 4058; folio 89; page 33.

      "The Green
      John L Smith, head, mar, 29, manager of iron works, born Durham Eaglescliffe
      Helen Smith, wife, mar, 30, born Yorks, Ingleby Barwick
      John J Smith, son, 6, born Durham, Seaton
      Albert M Smith, son, 3, born Durham Seaton
      Annie Presow, mother help, S, 26, mother's help, born Lancs, Bardsea
      Jane Scott, serv, S, 21, general servant, born Durham"

    6. [S22] Census returns. 1901. England, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2005;), 31 Mar 1901, Preston on Tees, Durham. ED 61; sched 35; piece 4630; folio 89; page 7.

      "Parkhurst, Yarm Road
      John L Smith, head, mar, 39, iron & steel works manager, born Durham, Eaglescliffe
      Helen Smith, wife, mar, 40, born Yorks, Ingleby Barwick
      Helen L Smith, dau, 9, born Durham, Seaton Carew
      Edith M Smith, dau, 4, born Durham, Eaglescliffe
      Annie A Pre, serv, governess, S, 37, mother's help, born Lancs, Bardsea
      Martha Edwards, serv, S, 19, gen serv, born Wales, Abergavenny
      Hannah J Husband, serv, S, 19, gen serv, born Yorks, Guisboro"

    7. [S60] Census returns. 1911. England, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc.; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2011;), 02 Apr 1911, Billingham, Durham. RD 544; ED 48; piece 29594.

      "Holmesdale, Billingham, Stockton on Tees (11 rooms)
      John Law Smith, head, 49, mar, iron founder, roll maker, employer, born Durham, Eaglescliffe
      Helen Smith, wife, 50, mar, married 27 years, 4 children, 4 living, born Yorks, Stainton
      John Joseph Smith, son 26, S, farmer, unemployed, born Durham, Seaton Carew
      Albert Mewburn Smith, son, 23, S, born Durham, Seaton Carew
      Helen Law Smith, dau, 19, S, born Durham, Seaton Carew
      Edith Mary Smith, dau, 14, born Durham, Eaglescliffe
      Marjory Fulke Williamson, lady help, 29, S, lady help, born Lancs, Lowton"

    8. [S42] Testamentary records. England. Collection: England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc.; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2010;), 25 May 1926, London.

      "Smith Helen of Holmesdale Billingham county Durham (wife of John Law Smith) died 24 February 1926 Probate London 25 May to the said John Law Smith iron founder John Joseph Smith farmer and Arthur Sladden company secretary. Effects £16243 6s 4d"

    9. [S50] Marriages index (CR) England. Collection: England & Wales FreeBMD Marriages Index, 1837-1984, (Name: FreeBMD;), Mar 1848, Canterbury, Kent. Vol 5, page 97.

      "Fairbrass, Helen; Mewburn, James"

    10. [S50] Marriages index (CR) England. Collection: England & Wales FreeBMD Marriages Index, 1837-1984, (Name: FreeBMD;), Mar 1884, Middlesborough, Yorkshire. Vol 9d, page 779.

      "Mewburn, Helen; Smith, John Law"