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Thomas Purcell and the Sinking of the Llandovery Castle

Thomas Purcell and the Sinking of the Llandovery Castle

Thomas James Purcell, was born in Liverpool on the 7th May 1886, the Son of Rose Anne Purcell.  Rose Anne married William Mitchell three years later in 1889 and the 1891 census finds Thomas living with his Mother, William, step brother William James and step sister Elizabeth.  Two more step sisters would join the family Esther and Margaret. By 1901, the 14 year old  Thomas was working as a Railway Carter, probably in Docks near the family home at 1…

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Latin Roman Catholic Records

Latin Roman Catholic Records

Stephen’s Great Grandfather is an elusive soul, so when I decided to check Ancestry for some records in the Liverpool Parish, I was not surprised to have no match for William Albert Taubman. However a search for simply Taubman returned 7 records. JacobusTaubman 26 Jan 1855 11 Nov 1876 St Francis Xavier’s (Francisci Xavarii) EdvardiTaubman, Catharina Clegg Gulielmus AlbertusTaubman 16 Dec 1860 18 Sep 1875 St Francis Xavier’s (Francisci Xavarii) EdwardiTaubman, Annae Clegg JosephusTaubman 13 Sep 1868 18 Sep 1875…

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Four Weddings

Four Weddings

 Stephen Taubman married Jane Mullins at Kingsbury Episcopi Church in Somerset 30th August 1986  Alan Mullins married Joyce Crabb at Sydling St Nicholas Church 30th May 1955  Robert Taubman married Kathleen Coughlan in Liverpool June 1949 James Crabb married Nellie Record in Rampisham, Dorset 5th August 1918