Family History Notebook

James Croudace Swinney

Son of George Swinney and Jane Croudace, born in 1861 in the Gateshead district 1

Married Mary Ann Laws in 1880 in the Gateshead district (1860-1889)

Children

George, born on the 14th of June 1882 in Felling, County Durham
Elizabeth Jane, born on the 6th of April 1884 in Chester le Street
John Laws, born on the 27th of March 1886 in Felling

Died on the 18th of June 1889 in Gateshead

Person ID 05093

Notes

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

1    Although no baptism has been found, the 1871 census supports this ancestry.

2    Grandparents' name spelled Cruddas in the 1871 census.

3    The BMD index gives the middle name as Oroudace but the GRO gives Croudace

4    Children from 1891 census and GRO birth certificate.

5    All three children married a Turnbull

Sources

a)    1871 UK census    Living with his grandparents James and Lucretia Cruddas in Windy Nook
        1881 UK census    James is a grocer in Cruddace Square, Heworth with his wife Mary Ann (20, born Felling)
        1891 UK census    The three orphaned children are found with their great-aunt Hannah Crodace and great-grandmother 'Lucteria Crodace' in Heworth in 1891.

b)    The birth of James Croudace Swinney, mother's maiden name Croudace, was registered in the third quarter of 1861 in the Gateshead district (FreeBMD/GRO 10a 563)

    The marriage of Jame Cruddace Swinney and Mary Ann Laws was registered in the second quarter of 1880 in the Gateshead district

        The death of James Cruddace Swinney aged 27 was registered in the second quarter of 1889 in the Gateshead district (10a 432)
        The death of a Mary Ann Swinney aged 29 was registered in the fourth quarter of 1889 in the Gateshead district (10a 479)

        The birth of George Swinny, mother's maiden name Laws, was registered in the third quarter of 1882 in the Gateshead district (GRO 10a 802) 
        The birth of Elizabeth Jane Swinney, mother's maiden name Laws, was registered in the second quarter of 1884 in the Chester le Street district (GRO 10a 548)
        The birth of John Laws Swinney, mother's maiden name Laws, was registered in the second quarter of 1886 in the Gateshead district (GRO 10a 878)