Family History Notebook

Eleanor / Ellen Swinney

Daughter of George Swinney and Dorothy Reavely, born at Wreckenton, baptised on the 12th of August 1827 at St John, Gateshead Fell

Married John Robinson on the 10th of December 1854 at All Saints, Newcastle

Children

Dorothy, born c1856
Edward John, born c1859
Mary Eleanor, born c1865

Died on the 20th of December 1895 in Gateshead / 12 December 1885 1

Person ID 05135

Notes

0    Text in red represents information obtained from the internet (family trees etc) which I have not yet confirmed.

1    Online family trees quote these two dates but with no justification that they are Eleanor Swinney

Sources

a)    1841 UK census, 1851 UK census    Living with her parents in Heworth, County Durham.
        1861 UK census    John, an engineman, and Ellen, and children Dorothy and Edward are living in Gateshead
        1871 UK census    Not found. Mary Eleanor is with her aunt Dorothy
        1881 UK census    John, a colliery engineer, and Eleanor are at Bearpark Coliery with children Edward and Mary
        1891 UK census    An Eleanor Robinson, 63 born Croxdale, Durham, a widow, is visiting Roger Jackson in Gateshead

  b)    The marriage of Eleanor Swinney and John Robinson was registered in the fourth quarter of 1854 in the Newcastle upon Tyne district (10b 34)

        The death of an Eleanor Robinson aged 58 was registered in the fourth quarter of 1885 in the Newcastle upon Tyne district (FreeBMD 10b 56)
        The death of an Eleanor Robinson aged 68 was registered in the fourth quarter of 1895 in the Gateshead district (FreeBMD 10a 574)

c)    Eleanor Robinson aged 58 was buried on the 15th of December 1885 at Heworth, County Durham