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SWAN, Hannah

SWAN, Hannah

Female 1841 - 1892  (50 years)

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  • Name SWAN, Hannah 
    Born 11 Dec 1841  Kimberley, Nottinghamshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Buried 1892  Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 4 Mar 1892  Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I677  Edgoose
    Last Modified 20 Jan 2018 

    Father SWAN, Thomas,   b. Between 1818 and 1819, Aldercar, Derbyshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1895, Basford Registration District, Nottinghamshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Mother HUTSBY, Mary,   b. Between 1820 and 1821, Brinsley, Nottinghamshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1890, Basford Registration District, Nottinghamshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married 19 Nov 1838  Selston, Nottinghamshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F516  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 REDGATE, Samuel,   b. 1839, Horsley Woodhouse, Derbyshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1862, Darfield, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years) 
    Married 13 Apr 1862  Stone, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 18 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F515  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 EDGOOSE, John Robert,   b. 23 Oct 1839, Durham, County Durham Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1914, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 30 Oct 1865  Brinsley, Nottinghamshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. EDGOOSE, John Robert,   b. 16 Apr 1871, Heanor, Derbyshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1918, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     2. EDGOOSE, Joel,   b. 18 Jun 1873, Heanor, Derbyshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1947, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     3. EDGOOSE, Mary Eliza,   b. 28 Apr 1877, Heanor, Derbyshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1878, Eastwood, Nottinghamshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     4. EDGOOSE, William Thomas,   b. 18 Jun 1879, Old Radford, Nottinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1939, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F513  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
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    JOHN ROBERT EDGOOSE (1839-1914) and HANNAH EDGOOSE nee SWAN (1841-1892)

    Date: UNKNOWN

    Joel Edgoose (1873-1947) [seated]
    William Thomas Edgoose (1879-1939) [standing at back]
    Rob (John Robert junior) Edgoose (1871-1918)
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    JOHN ROBERT EDGOOSE (1839-1914) and HANNAH EDGOOSE nee SWAN (1841-1892)

    Date: UNKNOWN. Name obscured

    No doubt at all that this is John Robert Edgoose and his wife Hannah nee Swan
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    JOHN ROBERT EDGOOSE (1839-1914) and HANNAH EDGOOSE nee SWAN (1841-1892

    Dated: 1887-1888

    They look a bit like Joel and Mary Edgoose.

    [Photographer A. Booth, 69 Long Row, Nottingham. Heathcote & Heathcote show him at Dilks Yard, 69 Long Row West from 1887-1888]

    Letters from AMERICA
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    Transcript

    JAMES EDGOOSE WESTMORELAND (1869-1948) to his Aunt HARRIET RIGGALL nee EDGOOSE (1858-1916) 15 DECEMBER 1890.

    References to Lizzie, Aunt Betsey, Aunt Mary, and Aunt Hannah in South Dakota, USA. [2 Original Pages mislaid]

  • Notes 
    • HANNAH EDGOOSE formerly REDGATE nee SWAN 1841-1892

      Hannah SWAN was born at Kimberley, Nottinghamshire, on 11 December 1841, daughter of Thomas and Mary SWAN. Thomas SWAN, a collier, had married Mary HUTSBY at Selston, Nottinghamshire, on 19 November 1838.
      (GRO March 1842 Basford 15 450)

      The 1851 census returns for Codnor & Loscoe, Derbyshire, list the following at Loscoe:
      Thomas SWAN, head, married, aged 32, coal miner, born Aldercar, Derbyshire;
      Mary SWAN, wife, married, aged 30, born Brinsley, Nottinghamshire;
      *Hannah SWAN, daughter, aged 8, born Brinsley, Nottinghamshire (i.e. born 1842-1843);
      Ann SWAN, daughter, aged 5, born Brinsley, Nottinghamshire;
      Martha SWAN, daughter, aged 4 months, born Loscoe, Derbyshire.
      (HO107/2125/434)

      The 1861 census return for Upper John Street, Longton, Staffordshire, lists the following:
      Thomas SWANN, head, 40, coalminer, born Derbyshire;
      Mary SWANN, wife, 40, born Brinsley;
      Jane SWANN, daughter, 20, porter, born Brinsley;
      *Hannah SWANN, daughter, 18, porter, born Brinsley;
      Ann SWANN, daughter, 15, porter, born Brinsley;
      Martha SWANN, daughter, 10, china painter, born Derbyshire;
      Thomas SWANN, son, 7, scholar, born Longton, Staffordshire;
      Mary SWANN, daughter, 5 scholar, born Longton, Staffordshire;
      Eliza SWANN, daughter, 2, born Longton, Staffordshire.

      A Hannah SWANN was married to a Samuel REDGATE at Fulford Chapel, Stone, Staffordshire, on 13 April 1862. She was described as a 20 year old spinster residing at Star and Garter and daughter of Thomas SWANN, a collier. Her husband was a 21 year old bachelor, a collier, also of Star and Garter, and son of Simon REDGATE, a collier. Hannah made her mark. Witnesses were James STODDARD and Edwd BAKER.
      (GRO June 1862 Stone 6b 61)

      A Samuel REDGATE died at 28 Lundhill, Wombwell, Darfield, Yorkshire, on 28 September 1862 aged 22.
      (GRO certificate)
      There is no evidence that this was HANNAH's husband, but the deaths of no other men of that name were registered in 1862.

      On 27 December 1862 a Hannah REDGATE made her mark as witness to the marriage at Brinsley District Church, Nottinghamshire, of Luke RICHARDS, coal miner, to Eliza HUTSBY, the 24 year old daughter of coal miner William HUTSBY.
      (source: www.ronstan.supanet.com/markrich.htm)

      She married John Robert EDGOOSE, son of Joel and Mary EDGOOSE, at Brinsley, Nottinghamshire, on 30 October 1865. Martha HUTSBY (an aunt, sister, or niece?) and Joseph GREGORY were witnesses. She was described as a widow aged 22 years (i.e. born 1842-1843).
      (GRO December Q 1865 Basford 7b 183)

      The 1871 census returns for Aldercar Lane, Heanor, Derbyshire, list the following:
      Thomas SWAN, head, 49, coalminer, born Aldercar.
      Mary SWAN, wife, 49, born Brinsley.
      Thomas SWAN, son, 16, coalminer, born Longton, Staffordshire.
      Mary SWAN, daughter, 13, born Longton, Staffordshire.
      Eliza SWAN, daughter, 10, born Longton, Staffordshire.
      Louise SWAN, granddaughter, 9, born Longton, Staffordshire.
      John EDGOOSE, visitor, 30, born Boston, Lincolnshire.
      *Hannah EDGOOSE, visitor, 26, born Brinsley, Nottinghamshire.
      (RG10/3480/29/10)

      According to the 1881 census returns for Greasley, Nottinghamshire, she was 36 years old (i.e. born in 1844 or 1845) at Loscoe in Derbyshire. (Loscoe is five or six miles from Kimberley):
      John EDGOOSE, head, aged 41, coal miner, born Brinsley, Nottinghamshire;
      *Hannah EDGOOSE, wife, aged 36, coal miner's wife, born Loscoe, Derbyshire;
      John R. EDGOOSE, son, aged 9, scholar, born Langley Mill, Derbyshire;
      Joel EDGOOSE, son, aged 7, scholar, born Langley Mill, Derbyshire;
      Willie EDGOOSE, son, aged 1, born Old Radford, Nottinghamshire.
      (RG11/3322/898/1)

      She emigrated to the USA with her husband in about 1884.

      She died at the age of 50 on 4 March 1892 and was buried in Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago, USA (Grave 8, Row 4, Block A Addition in Section 6).

      Her death certificate refers to her as Hannah HEADGOOSE, a housewife aged 50 years and 2 months. She had been a resident of the State of Illinois for 6 years. She died at 78 Bismark Ct at 8.30am on 4 March 1892 of Phtisis Pulmonalis.

      (revised 04.05.2011)