Who are Georges’ Parents

I came across George William Featherstone when he got married to Emma Farr on the 17 April 1865 in St Paul’s Church in Worcester. He must have been just 21, because when I found them in a later census he said he was born in 1844. His marriage lasted only 23 years as he died in 1888 in Worcester. They registered their last child as Ernest Wolfendale Featherstone I don’t know why they gave him the name and I cannot find him after he was with his mother in the 1891 census in Charles Street in Worcester. I found another daughter Catherine Agnes baptised in Aug 1871 and not found on any records since.

George Williams’ father was according to his marriage details was also called George and he was a Waterman, I have been unable to find a record that shows them together. In 1861 George was lodging with a 27 year old Samuel Gittens a Cordwainer and his family, George following the same profession, all his life. I cannot find him at all in 1851 when he would have been only 7.

His eldest son also George William married in the same church as his father 30 years later. To Maggie Remington ( I have not found her with the same name in any census) Helen Mary Ann when married, Margaret in 1901, Ellen in 1911 (with Maggie crossed out). His Brother in law Albert  J Alldis was a Certified School teacher, a profession follow by two of George’s sisters Mary Ann Alberts’ wife and Edith Georges’ youngest sister.

I found a George who could be George Williams’ father in both 1851 and 1841 but cannot prove it.

Details:

Copy of an Entry of Marriage in the Registration District of Worcester
From the registers of Worcester St Paul
1865 Marriage solemnized in the Parish Church in the Parish Of worcester St Paul In The County of Worcestershire
Entry No 289
When Married 17 Ap 1865
Groom George William Featherstone of full age a Bachelor, Shoe Maker of Charles Street, Father George Featherstone a Waterman
Bride Emma Farr of full age a Spinster of Charles Street, Father John Farr a Leather dresser
Married in the Parish Church according to the rites and Cermonies of the Established Church after Banns by me H A Baumgater
The Marriage was solemnizied between us, Both signed
In The Presence of H Pearson and Sarah Ann Hayman?

1871 Census
RG number: RG10 Piece: 3051 Folio: 31 Page: 12
Reg. District: Worcester. Sub District: Worcester, South
Parish: The Blockhouse. Enum. District: 2
Ecclesiastical District: St Paul. City/Municipal Borough: Worcester
Address: 14 Charles Street, The Blockhouse, Worcester, Worcestershire
FARR, John Head Married M 59 1812 Leather Dresser Employing 4 Men Worcester Worcestershire
FARR, Edward Son Widower M 36 1835 Skinner Worcester, Worcestershire
FARR, Samuel Son M Unmarried 17 1854 Teacher Worcester Worcestershire
FEATHERSTONE, George Son-In-Law Married M 27 1844 Cord Wainer Worcester Worcestershire
FEATHERSTONE, Emma Daughter Married F 27 1844 House Keeper Worcester, Worcestershire
FEATHERSTONE, Mary     Granddaughter F 4 1867 Scholar Worcester, Worcestershire
FEATHERSTONE, George Grandson M 2 1869 Worcester Worcestershire
FARR, Fanny Granddaughter F 14 1857 Scholar Worcester, Worcestershire
FARR, Henry Grandson M 10 1861 Scholar Worcester, Worcestershire

1881 Census
RG number: RG11 Piece: 2917 Folio: 38 Page: 19
Reg. District: Worcester. Sub District: South Worcester
Parish: Worcester Blockhouse. Enum. District:
Ecclesiastical District: St Paul. City/Municipal Borough: Worcester
Address: 50, Court 3, Charles St, Worcester, Worcestershire
FEATHERSTONE, George Head Married M 37 1844 Cordwainer Alvechurch, Worcestershire
FEATHERSTONE, Emma Wife Married F 37 1844 Worcester, Worcestershire
FEATHERSTONE, Mary Daughter Single F 14 1867 Scholar Worcester, Worcestershire
FEATHERSTONE, George Son Single M 12 1869 Scholar Worcester, Worcestershire
FEATHERSTONE, Edith Daughter Single F 2 1879 Worcester, Worcestershire
FEATHERSTONE, Ernest Son Single M 7 Months 1880 Worcester, Worcestershire
FARR, Edward Boarder Widower M 43 1838 Leather Dresser (Out Of Employ) Worcester, Worcestershire
FARR, Harry Boarder Single M 20 1861 Clerk Worcester, Worcestershire

Copy of an Entry of Marriage in the Registration District of Worcester
From the registers of St Martin, Worcester
1890 Marriage solemnized in the Parish Church in the Parish Of       In The County of Worcestershire
Entry No 316
When Married 1st Jan 1890
Groom Albert John Addis aged 20 Bachelor Schoolmaster of Silver Street, Father John Addis Asylum Attendant
Bride Mary Ann Featherstone aged 23 Spinster of Charles Street father George Featherstone Boot Finisher
Married in the Parish Church according to the rites and Cermonies of the Established Church after Banns by me W Allen
The Marriage was solemnizied between us Both Signed
In The Presence of Samuel Farr & Helen Mary Ann Normington

1891 Census
RG number: RG12 Piece: 2325 Folio: 113 Page: 16
Reg. District: Worcester. Sub District: South West Worcester
Parish: Worcester. Enum. District: 15
Ecclesiastical District: St Pauls. City/Municipal Borough: Worcester
Address: 1, 3 Court, Charles Street, Worcester, Worcestershire
FEATHERSTONE, Emma Head Widow F 47 1844 Worcester, Worcestershire
FEATHERSTONE, George Son Single M 22 1869 Tinsmith Worcester, Worcestershire
FEATHERSTONE, Edith Daughter F 12 1879 Scholar Worcester, Worcestershire
FEATHERSTONE, Ernest Son M 10 1881 Scholar Worcester, Worcestershire
FARR, Edward Brother Widower M 52 1839 Leather Dresser Worcester, Worcestershire

1901 Census
RG number: RG13 Piece: 1428 Folio: 26 Page: 44
Reg. District: Northampton. Sub District: All Saints
Parish: Kingsthorpe. Enum. District: 17
Ecclesiastical District: Kingsthorpe
Address: 110, Clarence Avenue, Kingsthorpe, Northampton, Northamptonshire
ADDIS, Albert J Head Married M 32 1869 Certificated School Teacher Powick, Worcestershire
ADDIS, Mary Wife Married F 34 1867 School Teacher Worcester
ADDIS, Edward J Son M 10 1891 Towchurch, Herefordshire
ADDIS, Dorothea Daughter F 4 1897 Brafield, Northamptonshire
FEATHERSTONE, Edith Sister-In-Law Single F 22 1879 School Teacher Worcester

1901 Census
RG number: RG13 Piece: 2778 Folio: 41 Page: 13
Reg. District: Worcester. Sub District: Worcester
Parish: Worcester. Enum. District: 13
Ecclesiastical District: St Pauls
Address: 3, 2, Court House, Charles Street, Worcester, Worcestershire
FEATHERSTONE, Emma Head Widow F 57 1844 None Worcester, Worcestershire
FARR, Edward Brother Widower M 66 1835 Leather Dresser Worcester, Worcestershire

Copy of an Entry of Marriage in the Registration District of Worcester
From the registers of Worcester St Paul
1895 Marriage solemnized in the Parish Church in the Parish Of worcester St Paul In The County of Worcestershire
Entry No 288
When Married 25 Dec 1895
Groom George William Featherstone aged 27 a Bachelor, Tin Man of Charles Street, Father George William Featherstone a Bootmaker
Bride Helen Mary Ann Remington aged 27 a Spinster of St Pauls Street, Father William Remington, a Railway Inspector
Married in the Parish Church according to the rites and Cermonies of the Established Church after Banns by me Henry Douglas
The Marriage was solemnizied between us, Both signed
In The Presence of William Remington, James Spencer Remington and Albert J Addis.

1901 Census
RG number: RG13 Piece: 2782 Folio: 14 Page: 19
Reg. District: Worcester. Sub District: Worcester
Parish: Worcester. Enum. District: 43
Ecclesiastical District: St Stephen Barbourne
Address: Perdiswell Street Parkfield Terrace, Worcester, Worcestershire
FEATHERSTONE, George W Head Married M 32 1869 Gas Meter Maker Worcester, Worcestershire
FEATHERSTONE, Margaret Wife Married F 32 1869 Worcester, Worcestershire

1911 census
RG14PN18334 RG78PN1103 RD385 SD5 ED15 SN44
Reg. District: Aston. Sub District: Erdinton
Parish: Erdington. Enum. District: 15
Address: 73 Doidge Road Erdington, Warwickshire
GREEN, Thomas Henry Head Married M 44 1867 Tinsmith Warwickshire Bham
GREEN, Mary Jane Wife Married 22 years F 44 1867 Warwickshire Bham
GREEN, Gertrude Mary Daughter Single F 18 1893 Biarister Worcestershire Bham
GREEN, Doris Rodgina Daughter Single F 8 1903 School Worcestershire Bham
FEATHERSTON, George Willian Visitor Married M 42 1869 Tinsmith Worcestershire Worcester
FEATHERSTON, Ellen (Maggie) Visitor Married 15 years 0 Children F 42 1869 Worcestershire Worcester

1861 Census
RG number: RG09 Piece: 2092 Folio: 64 Page: 29
Reg. District: Worcester. Sub District: 2 North Worcester
Parish: St Martin. Enum. District: 9E
City/Municipal Borough: Worcester
Address: 3, Chetwynds Buildings, St Martins Street, St Martin, Worcester, Worcestershire
GITTINS, Samuel Head Married M 27 1834 Cord Wainer Worcester
GITTINS, Ann Wife Married F 26 1835 Gloveress Worcestershire
GITTINS, Samuel Son M 6 1855 Scholar Worcester
GITTINS, Ann C Daughter F 4 1857 Worcester
GITTINS, Florence Daughter F 1 1860 Worcester
FEATHERSTONE, George Lodger Unmarried M 17 1844 Cord Wainer Worcester

Could This be Georges’ Father and mother?
1851  Census
RG number: HO107 Piece: 2042 Folio: 196 Page: 46
Reg. District: Worcester. Sub District: Worcester West
Parish: All Saints. Enum. District: 3A
City/Municipal Borough: Worcester
Address: Upper Quay, All Saints, Worcester, Worcestershire
FEATHERSTONE, George Head Married M 35 1816 Boat Owner, Worcestershire
FEATHERSTONE, Charlotte Wife Married F 35 1816 Owners Wife Hallow, Worcestershire
FEATHERSTONE, Ann Daughter Unmarried F 4 1847 Scholar Hallow, Worcestershire

1841 Census
RG number: HO107 Piece: 1209 Book/Folio: 15/50 Page: 34
Reg. District: Worcester. Sub District: South Worcester
Parish: St Peter. City/Municipal Borough: Worcester
Address: Park Street, Little, St Peter, Worcester, Worcestershire
AMPHLETT, James M 20 1821 Waterman Worcestershire
AMPHLETT, Mary F 28 1813 Worcestershire
AMPHLETT, Matilda F 14 1827 Worcestershire
AMPHLETT, Joseph M 9 1832 Worcestershire
AMPHLETT, John M 0 (9 months) 1841     Worcestershire
AMPHLETT, Mary F 7 1834 Worcestershire
FEATHERSTON, George M 26 1815 Waterman Worcestershire
FEATHERSTON, Charlotte F 26 1815 Worcestershire

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