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James George Slaughter born 1875 Holborn

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Jane Report 31 Jul 2019 12:34

Just curious to know if anyone can find what my great granfather did for a living thankyou


ErikaH Report 31 Jul 2019 12:35

His occupation will be recorded on his marriage cert.


Maddie Report 31 Jul 2019 12:42

63 Charlotte ST, Islington, London & Middlesex, England
James George Slaughter Head Widower Male 36 1875 Meat Porter London Clerkenwell
Edmund Thomas Slaughter Son Single Male 11 1900 - London Islington
John Thomas Slaughter Son Single Male 9 1902 - London Islington
Fredrick William Slaughter Son Single Male 6 1905 - London Islington
Lydia Jane Biddan Sister In Law Single Female 22 1889 Domestic London Islington

Name: James G Seaughter
Age: 26
Estimated birth year: abt 1875
Relation to Head: Head
Gender: Male
Spouse: Polly E Seaughter
Birth Place: Clerkenwell, London, England
Civil Parish: Islington
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Ecclesiastical parish: St Clement
County/Island: London
Country: England
Street address:


Condition as to marriage:


Employment status:

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Registration district: Islington
Sub-registration district: Lower Holloway
ED, institution, or vessel: 24
Piece: 174
Folio: 121
Page Number: 37
Household schedule number: 255
Household Members:
Name Age
James G Seaughter 26 butchers ???
Polly E Seaughter 24
Edmund T Seaughter 1
Louisa E Burden 27
William J Burden 18
John H Burden 16
Frederick W Burden 14
Lydia Burden 12


alviegal Report 31 Jul 2019 13:01

1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census

46, Dorinda Street, Islington, London & Middlesex, England

James G Slaughter Head Married Male 26 1875 >>Butcher's Carman<< Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England
Molly E Slaughter Wife Married Female 24 1877 - Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England
Edmund T Slaughter Son Single Male 1 1900 - Barnsbury, Middlesex, England
Louisa E Burden Sister-In-Law Single Female 27 1874 Confectioners Assistant Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England
William J Burden Brother-In-Law Single Male 18 1883 Builder's Carman Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England
John H Burden Brother-In-Law Single Male 16 1885 Builder's Carman Islington, Middlesex, England
Frederick W Burden Brother-In-Law Single Male 14 1887 Errand Boy Islington, Middlesex, England
Lydia Burden Sister-In-Law Single Female 12 1889 - Islington, Middlesex, England

His son's marriage.

Essex Marriages And Banns 1537-1935

First name(s) James George
Last name Slaughter
Residence Dagenham
Marriage year 1935
Marriage date 26 Dec 1935
Place Dagenham
County Essex
Spouse's first name(s) Maisie Lillian
Spouse's last name Dickson
Spouse's marital status S
Spouse's residence St Georges, Dagenham
Father's first name(s) >>James George
Father's last name Slaughter
Father's occupation Meat Porter<<
Spouse's father's first name(s) Henry Robert
Spouse's father's last name Dickson
Country England
Event type Marriages


MargaretM Report 31 Jul 2019 13:04

If this is his marriage he was listed as carman at the time:

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James George Slaughter

in the London, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1932
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Name: James George Slaughter
Marriage Age: 22
Record Type: Marriage
Birth Date: abt 1875
Marriage Date: 2 Aug 1897
Marriage Place: St Mark, Myddelton Square, Islington, England
Father: James Slaughter
Spouse: Polly Elizabeth Burden
Register Type: Parish Register


greyghost Report 31 Jul 2019 13:15

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Most census available there (not all complete transcripts)

alviegal has already posted the 1901 census (from FMP) and Maddie too, but here's the equivalent from Family Search

Name: James G Slaughter
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 31 Mar 1901
Event Place: Islington, London, England, United Kingdom
County: London, Middlesex
Civil Parish: Islington
Ecclesiastical Parish: St Clement
Sub-District: Lower Holloway
Registration District: Islington
Gender: Male
Age: 26
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Birth Year (Estimated): 1875
Birthplace: Clerkenwell, London
Schedule Type: 255
Page Number: 37

James G Slaughter Head Male 26 Clerkenwell, London
Molly E Slaughter Wife Female 24 Clerkenwell, London
Edmund T Slaughter Son Male 1 Barnsbury, London
Louisa E Burden Sister-In-Law Female 27 Clerkenwell, London
William J Burden Brother-In-Law Male 18 Clerkenwell, London
John H Burden Brother-In-Law Male 16 Islington, London
Frederick W Burden Brother-In-Law Male 14 Islington, London
Lydia Burden Sister-In-Law Female 12 Islington, London


Maddie Report 31 Jul 2019 13:40

looks like he married again to lydia jane burden on 13/5/1911
address 17 sonning street
4 children listed
frederick 1905
lydia 1911
james 1914
george 1917

james occupation - porter

James George
Last name Slaughter
Age 43
Birth year 1875
Service number G/94495
Regiment Middlesex Regiment
Unit / Battalion 32nd, (1st Garrison) Battalion
Year 1918
Residence town Islington
Series WO 363
Series description Wo 363 - First World War Service Records 'Burnt Documents'
The National Archives
Record set British Army Service Records
Category Military, armed forces & conflict
Subcategory First World War
Collections from Great Britain, UK None

Name: James G Slaughter
Registration Year: 1911
Registration Quarter: Apr-May-Jun
Registration district: Islington
Parishes for this Registration District: View Ecclesiastical Parishes associated with this Registration District
Inferred County: London
Volume: 1b
Page: 614
Records on Page:
James G Slaughter
Lydia J Burden
Charles D Johnston
Lilian V Raymen

Slaughter James G 1876 1919 1919 England & Wales Deaths 1837-2007 Islington, London, England

lydia remarried in1920 islington and died 1963 romford


Jane Report 14 Aug 2019 21:38

sorry forgot to say thankyou for everyones help-made some interesting reading wasnt aware he served in first world war


greyghost Report 14 Aug 2019 22:46

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