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Family of Joseph DEAR and Charlotte ALEFOUNDER

Husband: Joseph DEAR (1838-1894)
Wife: Charlotte ALEFOUNDER (1840-1879)
Children: Joseph John DEAR (1865-1928)
Alexander DEAR (1870-1878)
Charlotte Louise DEAR (1872- )
Marriage 25 Dec 1864 Shoreditch, City Of London1,2,3
St James' Church' Curtain Road, Shoreditch, Middlesex

Husband: Joseph DEAR

Name: Joseph DEAR4
Sex: Male
Father: John DEAR (1799?- )
Mother: Mary Jane CROSLEY (1809?- )
Birth 5 Mar 1838 Bow, London, Middlesex5
65 New Gravel Lane Shadwell, London
Christening 20 May 1838 (age 0) St Dunstan, Stepney, London6
Census 6 Jun 1841 (age 3) Southwark, Surrey7
Victoria Place, Collier Rents, White Street, St Georges, Southwark, Surrey
Census 30 Mar 1851 (age 13) Southwark, Surrey8
14 Queen Street, Southwark, Surrey
Occupation 30 Mar 1851 (age 13) Scholar; Southwark, Surrey8
Residence 1864 (age 25-26) 1 St John Street
GRO Marriage Certificate
Occupation Carpenter; Porter [1871]: Horse Clothier; Bricklayer [1891]4,5
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 34) Clerkenwell, London9
92, St John Street, Clerkenwell, London
Occupation 2 Apr 1871 (age 33) Porter; Clerkenwell, London9
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 43) Shoreditch, London10
107 Clifton Street, Shoreditch, London
Occupation 3 Apr 1881 (age 43) Horse Clothier (Harness maker); Shoreditch, London10
Residence 25 Mar 1883 (age 45) Shoreditch, London11
107 Clifton Street, Shoreditch, London
Occupation 25 Mar 1883 (age 45) Porter; Shoreditch, London11
Death 28 Oct 1894 (age 56) Shoreditch, Middlesex12
Cause: Phthisis exhaustion (T.B.)
Address: Shoreditch Infirmary, Hoxton Street, Haggerston, London

Wife: Charlotte ALEFOUNDER

Name: Charlotte ALEFOUNDER
Sex: Female
Father: Arthur ALEFOUNDER (1800?-1879)
Mother: Elizabeth NICHOLSON (1797?-1888)
Birth 26 Jul 1840 Tabernacle Place, Shoreditch, London13,14
Christening 20 Aug 1840 (age 0) St Leonard's Church' Shoreditch, London13,14
"dau of Arthur and Elizabeth [Alefounder] of Tabernacle Place (Saddler) aged 3 weeks and 5 days"
Census 6 Jun 1841 (age 10 mns) Shoreditch, London15
4 Tabernacle Place, St Leonard's Place, Shoreditch, London
Census 7 Apr 1861 (age 21) Shoreditch16
58 Long Alley, Shoreditch, London
Occupation 7 Apr 1861 (age 20) Machine worker (sewing); Shoreditch16
Residence 1864 (age 23-24) 58 Long Alley
Marriage Certificate
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 30) Clerkenwell, London9
92, St John Street, Clerkenwell, London
Death Q3 1879 (age 39) Whitechapel, London17
Personal Information What to do next?

Name: Dear, Charlotte
Record Type: Deaths
Age at death: 39
Quarter: September
Year: 1879
District: Whitechapel
County: London Middlesex
Volume: 1c
Page: 225

Child 1: Joseph John DEAR

Name: Joseph John DEAR5
Sex: Male
Spouse: Elizabeth PIERCE (1862- )
Birth Q4 1865 Clerkenwell, London5,18
214a Cambridge Road, Bethnal Green, London
Birth 8 Nov 1867 Clerkenwell, London
141 Corporation Buildings, Clerkenwell, London
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 5) Clerkenwell, London9
92, St John Street, Clerkenwell, London
Occupation 2 Apr 1871 (age 5) Scholar; Clerkenwell, London9
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 14) Shoreditch, London10
107 Clifton Street, Shoreditch, London
Census 5 Apr 1891 (age 28) Bethnal Green, Middlesex19
40 Clarkson Street, Bethnal Green, Middlesex
Occupation 5 Apr 1891 (age 25) Horse Keeper Groom; Bethnal Green, Middlesex19
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 35) Shoreditch, London20
12 Holywell Lane, Shoreditch, London
Occupation 31 Mar 1901 (age 35) Carman (worker); Shoreditch, London20
Death 17 Aug 1928 (age 63) Bethnal Green, London21

Child 2: Alexander DEAR

Name: Alexander DEAR22
Sex: Male
Birth Q1 1870 Clerkenwell, London22,23
Personal Information What to do next?

Name: DEAR, Alexander
Record Type: Deaths
Age at death: 8
Quarter: June
Year: 1878
District: Shoreditch
County: London Middlesex
Volume: 1c
Page: 54
Birth Q1 1870 Clerkenwell, London
Personal Information What to do next?

Name: DEAR, Alexander
Record Type: Deaths
Age at death: 8
Quarter: June
Year: 1878
District: Shoreditch
County: London Middlesex
Volume: 1c
Page: 54
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 1) Clerkenwell, London9
92, St John Street, Clerkenwell, London
Death Q2 1878 (age 8) Shoreditch, City Of London24

Child 3: Charlotte Louise DEAR

Name: Charlotte Louise DEAR
Sex: Female
Birth Q3 1872 Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England25
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 8) Bermondsey, Surrey26
208 Southwark Park Road, Bermondsey, Surrey
Charlotte is staying with her aunt Helen in the 1881 census

Note on Husband: Joseph DEAR - shared note

Joseph's address at the time of his marriage is given as 1 St John Street, co-incidentally now the route of the Great Eastern railway.

 

He is living at 107 Clifton Street, Shoreditch in the 1881 census with his new wife, and child from his first marriage.[RG11/0384/14/21]

Note on Wife: Charlotte ALEFOUNDER - shared note

The wedding was in the presence of Thomas Harvey Cooper, [her brother in law] and Emma Lowson, who was presumably related to her sister Mary Ann's husband, George Richard Lowson. (His child from previous marriage?)

 

Charlotte's address on the Marriage register is 58 Long Alley - Liverpool Street Station now lies on the sight.

 

In 1881 Census Charlotte's daughter, Charlotte, is staying with her aunt Helen Rowland nee Alefounder.

Sources

1"St James' Church, Curtain Road, Shoreditch, Parish Register".
Text From Source: St James' Church, Curtain Road, Shoreditch, Middlesex
Assessment: Primary evidence.
Text From Source: St James' Church, Curtain Road, Shoreditch Parish Register

1856 Marriage Solemnized at St James' Church in the Parish of Shoreditch in the County of Middlesex
No: 454
When Married: Decr 25
Name and Surname: Joseph Dear
Age: 26
Condition: Bachelor
Rank or Profession: Carpenter
Residence at time of Marriage: 1 St John Street
Father's Name and Surname: John Dear
Rank or Profession of Father: Carver and Gilder
Name and Surname: Charlotte Alefounder
Age: 25
Condition: Spinster
Rank or Profession: -
Residence at time of Marriage: 58 Long Alley
Father's Name and Surname: Arthur Alefounder
Rank or Profession of Father: Saddler

Married in the District Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church by Banns by me J. W. Mackwell

This marriage was Solemnized between us: Joseph Dear
Charlotte Alefounder

In the presence of us: Thomas Harvey Cooper
Emma Lowson
2"Charlotte Alefounder & Joseph Dear 1864". Assessment: Primary evidence.
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Source: Charlotte Alefounder & Joseph Dear 1864, Charlotte Alefounder & Joseph Dear 1864

3"Charlotte Alefounder & Joseph Dear 1864".
Ancestry. Web: http://www.ancestry.co.uk/.
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Source: Charlotte Alefounder & Joseph Dear 1864, Charlotte Alefounder & Joseph Dear 1864

4"St James' Church, Curtain Road, Shoreditch, Parish Register".
Text From Source: St James' Church, Curtain Road, Shoreditch, Middlesex
51881 census index (Microfiche).
Text From Source: 1881 census index (Microfiche)
Family Records Centre, 1 Myddleton Street, LONDON, EC1R 1UW. Tel: 020 8392 5300.
6Church of the Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index (http://www.familysearch.org/).
Text From Source: International Genealogical Index
7"Census 1841 (John Dear) Southwark, Surrey HO107/1085/2/45/28".
Text From Source: John Dear 42 Carver and Guilder No
Mary Dear 32 No
John Dear 15 No
Samuel Dear 12 No
William Dear 9 Yes
Joseph Dear 3 No
Mary Dear 6 No
Assessment: Primary evidence.
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Source: Census 1841 (John Dear) Southwark, Surrey HO107/1085/2/45/28, Joseph Dear 41

8"Census 1851 (John Dear) Southwark, Surrey HO107/1558/37/65&66".
Text From Source: John Dear Head 51 Middlesex Stepney
Mary Dear Wife 48 Middlesex Stepney
John Dear Son 25 Middlesex Stepney
Samuel Dear Son 21 Middlesex Stepney
William Dear Son 18 Middlesex Stepney
Joseph Dear Son 13 Middlesex Shadwell
Henry Dear Son 10 Surrey Southwark
Sarah Dear Dau 7 Surrey Southwark
Assessment: Primary evidence.
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Source: Census 1851 (John Dear) Southwark, Surrey HO107/1558/37/65&66, John Dear (a) 51

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Source: Census 1851 (John Dear) Southwark, Surrey HO107/1558/37/65&66, John Dear (b) 51

9"Census 1871 (Joseph Dear) Clerkenwell, London RG10/381/61/10".
Text From Source: Joseph Dear 34 Middlesex Bow
Charlotte Dear 30 Middlesex Finsbury
Joseph Dear 5 Middlesex Clerkenwell
Alexander Dear 1 Middlesex Clerkenwell
Assessment: Primary evidence.
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Source: Census 1871 (Joseph Dear) Clerkenwell, London RG10/381/61/10, Joseph & Charlotte Dear

10"Census 1881 (Joseph Dear) Shoreditch, London RG11/384/14/21".
Text From Source: Joseph Dear 43 Middlesex London
Emily Dear 23 Middlesex London
Joseph J. Dear 14 Middlesex London
Assessment: Primary evidence.
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Source: Census 1881 (Joseph Dear) Shoreditch, London RG11/384/14/21, Joseph J Dear 81

11"Baptism Shoreditch, London 25 Mar 1883 Emily Jane DEAR" (290).
Text From Source: Baptism
Reference: 290
Date: 25 Mar 1883
Address: St Michael,St Mark's Street, Shoreditch, London
Place: Shoreditch, London
Name: Emily Jane DEAR
Gender: female
Age:
Date of Birth: 16 Oct 1881
Birth place: Shoreditch, London
Birth address: 107 Clifton Street, Shoreditch, London
Residence place: 107 Clifton Street, Shoreditch, London
Residence address: 107 Clifton Street, Shoreditch, London
Father: Joseph DEAR
Father's Occupation: Porter
Father's residence place: Shoreditch, London
Father's residence address: 107 Clifton Street, Shoreditch, London
Mother: Emily ALEFOUNDER
Mother's Occupation:
Mother's residence place: Shoreditch, London
Mother's residence address: 107 Clifton Street, Shoreditch, London
Minister: Henry L. C. Nevill [?] - surname illegible
Shoreditch, St. Michael, St. Mark's Street, [1865] closed 1964, now architectural salvage merchants. Adjoining convent partly demolished, and clergy house, now offices.
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Source: Baptism Shoreditch, London 25 Mar 1883 Emily Jane DEAR, Emily Jane Dear 1883

12"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/" (Internet). Assessment: Questionable.
Text From Source: Deaths Dec 1894
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Dear Joseph 55 Shoreditch 1c 78
Internet. Call Number: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/ (electronic).
13Parish Register.
Text From Source: Parish Register
14"Charlotte Alefounder 1840". Assessment: Primary evidence.
Ancestry. Web: http://www.ancestry.co.uk/.
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Source: Charlotte Alefounder 1840, Charlotte Alefounder 1840

15"Census 1841 (Arthur Alefounder) Shoreditch, London HO107/709/10/6/4".
Text From Source: Arthur Alefounder 40 Sadler S N
Elizabeth Alefounder 40 N
Mary Alefounder 11 Y
Alfred Alefounder 8 Y
Susannah Alefounder 5 Y
Charlotte Alefounder 10m Y
Harriett Alefounder 10m Y
Assessment: Primary evidence.
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Source: Census 1841 (Arthur Alefounder) Shoreditch, London HO107/709/10/6/4, Arthur Alefounder 41

16"Census 1861 (Arthur Alefounder) RG9/230/59/6".
Text From Source: 1861 Census RG9/230/59/6 (Arthur Alefounder)
58 Long Alley, Shoreditch, London

Arthur Alefounder head Mar 61 Surrey
Elizabeth Alefounder wife 63 Surrey
Charlotte Alefounder dau Unmar 21 Shoreditch Middsx
Assessment: Primary evidence.
17"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/" (Internet). Assessment: Questionable.
Text From Source: Personal Information What to do next?

Name: Dear, Charlotte
Record Type: Deaths
Age at death: 39
Quarter: September
Year: 1879
District: Whitechapel
County: London Middlesex
Volume: 1c
Page: 225
Internet. Call Number: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/ (electronic).
18Ibid. Assessment: Unreliable.
Text From Source: Births Dec 1865
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Dear Joseph John Clerkenwell 1b 607
The above birth certificate date does not concur with the age foiund on the FamilySearch site for 1881 census
19"Census 1891 (Joseph J. Dear) Bethnal Green, Middlesex RG12/262/73/31".
Text From Source: Joseph J. Dear 28 Clerkenwell
Elizabeth Dear 28 Bethnal Green
Alfred T. Dear 1 Finsbury
Assessment: Primary evidence.
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Source: Census 1891 (Joseph J. Dear) Bethnal Green, Middlesex RG12/262/73/31, Joseph J Dear 91

20"Census 1901 (Joseph J. Dear ) Shoreditch, London RG13/268/113/44".
Text From Source: Joseph J. Deare 35 London
Elizabeth Deare 36 London
Alfred T Deare 11 London
Elizabeth Deare 7 London
Frederick Deare 5 London
Arthur Deare 3 London
May Deare 1 London
Assessment: Primary evidence.
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Source: Census 1901 (Joseph J. Dear ) Shoreditch, London RG13/268/113/44, Joseph J Dear 01

21GRO Indexes.
Text From Source: BMD Search result details

Civil Registration event: Marriage
Name: JAMES, Benjamin
Registration District: Help St. George Hanover Square
County: London
Year of Registration: 1853
Quarter of Registration: Apr-May-Jun
Spouse's last name: Not available before 1912
Volume No: Help 1A
Page No: Help 343

BMD Search result details

Civil Registration event: Marriage
Name: STOREY, Jane
Registration District: Help St. George Hanover Square
County: London
Year of Registration: 1853
Quarter of Registration: Apr-May-Jun
Spouse's last name: Not available before 1912
Volume No: Help 1A
Page No: Help 343
Text From Source: Deaths:

Sep 1928

Dear, Joseph J 63 Bethnal G. 1c 101
Family Records Centre, 1 Myddleton Street, LONDON, EC1R 1UW. Tel: 020 8392 5300.
221871 census (Microfilm).
Text From Source: 1871 census
RG10/61/10/21. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Family Records Centre, 1 Myddleton Street, LONDON, EC1R 1UW. Tel: 020 8392 5300.
23"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/" (Internet). Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Births Mar 1870 (>99%)
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DEAR Alexander Holborn 1b 765
Internet. Call Number: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/ (electronic).
24Ibid. Assessment: Questionable.
Text From Source: Personal Information What to do next?

Name: DEAR, Alexander
Record Type: Deaths
Age at death: 8
Quarter: June
Year: 1878
District: Shoreditch
County: London Middlesex
Volume: 1c
Page: 54
25Ibid. Assessment: Questionable.
Text From Source: Births Sep 1872 (>99%)
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DEAR Charlotte Louise Holborn 1b 624
26The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "1881 Census - Family Search Website" (Online 1881 Census for England and Wales). Custom Id: http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/frameset_search.asp?PAGE=census/search_census.asp. RG11/0572/80/2.
Text From Source: Household:

Name Relation Marital Status Gender Age Birthplace Occupation Disability

Robert ROWLAND Head M Male 48 Grantham, Lincoln, England Glover Dyer

Helen ROWLAND Wife M Female 52 Hoxton, Middlesex, England Glover Dyer's Wife

Mary C. ROWLAND Dau U Female 21 Southwark, Surrey, England Glover Dyer's Daur

Clara L. ROWLAND Dau U Female 19 Southwark, Surrey, England Glover Dyer's Daur

Charlotte DEAR Neice Female 8 Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England Scholar


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Source Information:
Dwelling 208 Southwark Park Rd
Census Place Bermondsey, Surrey, England
Family History Library Film 1341130
Public Records Office Reference RG11
Piece / Folio 0572 / 80
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