See also

Family of William Leader and Eliza Baker

Husband: William Leader

  • Name:

  • William Leader1

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • tile maker becoming a fish monger, a moulder, chimney pot maker and a terra cotta worker2,3,4,5,6

  • Birth:

  • 1846 (app)

  • Woolpit, Suffolk, England2,4,5,6

  •  

  • Stowmarket in 1911 census

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 24-25)

  • Bethells Cottage, Stowupland, Suffolk, England2

  •  

  • head of the household aged 26 married, tile maker living with his wife and two children. Born in Woolpit Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 34-35)

  • Westgate, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, England3

  •  

  • head of the household aged 33 married, fish monger living with his wife and five children. Born in Woolpit Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 44)

  • Melbourne Road, Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire, England4

  •  

  • married head of the household working as a moulder and living with his wife Eliza, sons Alfred, William, Ernest and Robert, and daughters Jane and Annie. Born in Woolpit Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 54)

  • Main Street, Thurmaston, Leicestershire, England5

  •  

  • married head of the household working as a chimney pot maker and living with his wife Eliza, sons Ernest and Robert, and daughters Eliza and Annie. Born in Walpit (sic) Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 64)

  • Lucknow Drive, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, England6

  •  

  • married head of the household working as a terra cotta worker living in six rooms with his wife Eliza, daughters Eliza and Annie, son-in-law George Mobbs, grandson Cyril Mobbs, and granddaughter Doris Mobbs. Born in Stowmarket Suffolk

  • Death:

  • Q1 1921 (age 74-75)

  • Mansfield "Registration District", Nottinghamshire, England7

Wife: Eliza Baker

  • Name:

  • Eliza Baker8,9

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • Robert Baker (1797?-1876)

  • Mother:

  • Sarah Wilden (1798?-1884)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • dressmaker5,10

  • Birth:

  • 1845 (app)

  • Creeting St. Peter, Suffolk, England4,5,6,8,9

  •  

  • 1911 census says Stowmarket

  • Baptism:

  • 1845 (age 0)

  • St. Peter's Church, Creeting St. Peter, Suffolk, England9

  •  

  • daughter of Robert Baker and Sarah

  • Census:

  • 30 Mar 1851 (age 5-6)

  • Creeting Lane, Creeting St. Peter, Suffolk, England8

  •  

  • daughter aged 5, attending school and living with mother and two siblings. Born in Creeting St. Peter Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 7 Apr 1861 (age 15-16)

  • Causeway, Great Horkesley, Essex, England10

  •  

  • sister aged 17 unmarried, dressmaker living with a brother, his wife and three children. Born in West Creeting Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 25-26)

  • Bethells Cottage, Stowupland, Suffolk, England2

  •  

  • wife aged 26 married, living with her husband and two children. Born in West Creeting Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 35-36)

  • Westgate, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, England3

  •  

  • wife aged 33 married, living with her husband and five children. Born in Creeting Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 44)

  • Melbourne Road, Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire, England4

  •  

  • married wife living with her husband William, sons Alfred, William, Ernest and Robert, and daughters Jane and Annie. Born in Creeting Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 54)

  • Main Street, Thurmaston, Leicestershire, England5

  •  

  • married wife working as a dressmaker on her own account at home and living with her husband William, sons Ernest and Robert, and daughters Eliza and Annie. Born in Creeting Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 67)

  • Lucknow Drive, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, England11

  •  

  • married wife living in six rooms with her husband William, daughters Eliza and Annie, son-in-law George Mobbs, grandson Cyril Mobbs, and granddaughter Doris Mobbs Born in Stowmarket Suffolk and married for forty-six years with eleven children, eight of whom are still living

  • Death:

  • Q1 1921 (age 76)

  • Mansfield "Registration District", Nottinghamshire, England12

Child 1: Ada Eliza Maria Leader

  • Name:

  • Ada Eliza Maria Leader13,14

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Birth:

  • Q3 1866

  • Colchester "Registration District", Essex, England13

  • Death:

  • Q3 1867 (age 0)

  • Ongar "Registration District", Essex, England14

Child 2: Albert William Leader

  • Name:

  • Albert William Leader15

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Birth:

  • Q3 1868

  • High Garrett, Essex, England2,15

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 2)

  • Bethells Cottage, Stowupland, Suffolk, England2

  •  

  • son aged 2, living with parents and a sibling. Born in High Garnett, Essex

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 12)

  • Westgate, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, England3

  •  

  • son aged 12, attending school and living with parents and four siblings. Born in High Garnet, Essex

Child 3: George Alfred Leader

  • Name:

  • George Alfred Leader16

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • labourer4

  • Birth:

  • May 1870

  • Stowupland, Suffolk, England2,4,16

  •  

  • 1891 census says born in Stowmarket

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 10 mns)

  • Bethells Cottage, Stowupland, Suffolk, England2

  •  

  • son living with parents and a sibling. Born in Stowupland Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 10)

  • Westgate, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, England3

  •  

  • son aged 10, attending school and living with parents and four siblings. Born in Stowupland Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 20)

  • Melbourne Road, Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire, England4

  •  

  • unmarried son as Alfred G Leader working as a labourer and living with his parents William and Eliza, brothers William, Ernest and Robert, and sisters Jane and Annie. Born in Stowmarket Suffolk

Child 4: Tessa Jane Leader

  • Name:

  • Tessa Jane Leader17,18

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • cap factory worker4

  • Birth:

  • Q3 1872

  • Stowmarket, Suffolk, England3,4,17

  • Baptism:

  • 16 Aug 1872 (age 0)

  • St. Peter and St. Mary's Church, Church Walk, Stowmarket, Suffolk, England18

  •  

  • daughter of William Leader (brick maker) and Eliza of Stowmarket, private baptism and received into the church on 22nd February 1874

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 8)

  • Westgate, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, England3

  •  

  • daughter aged 8, attending school and living with parents and four siblings. Born in Stowmarket Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 18)

  • Melbourne Road, Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire, England4

  •  

  • unmarried daughter as Jane working in a cap factory and living with her parents William and Eliza, brothers Alfred, William, Ernest and Robert, and sister Annie. Born in Stowmarket Suffolk

Child 5: William Leader

  • Name:

  • William Leader19,20

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Birth:

  • Q3 1874

  • Stow "Registration District", Suffolk, England19

  • Death:

  • Q3 1875 (age 1)

  • Wakefield "Registration District", West Riding of Yorkshire, England20

Child 6: William Alfred Leader

  • Name:

  • William Alfred Leader21

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • labourer4

  • Birth:

  • Q3 1876

  • Wakefield, West Riding of Yorkshire, England3,4,21

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 4)

  • Westgate, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, England3

  •  

  • son aged 4, living with parents and four siblings. Born in Wakefield, Yorkshire

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 14)

  • Melbourne Road, Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire, England4

  •  

  • unmarried son working as a labourer and living with his parents William and Eliza, brothers Alfred, Ernest and Robert, and sisters Jane and Annie. Born in Wakefield Yorkshire

Child 7: Eliza Harriot Maria Leader

  • Name:

  • Eliza Harriot Maria Leader22

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Birth:

  • Q4 1878

  • Wakefield, West Riding of Yorkshire, England3,5,6,22

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 2)

  • Westgate, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, England3

  •  

  • daughter aged 2, living with parents and four siblings. Born in Wakefield, Yorkshire

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 22)

  • Main Street, Thurmaston, Leicestershire, England5

  •  

  • unmarried daughter living with her parents William and Eliza, brothers Ernest and Robert, and sister Annie. Born in Wakefield Yorkshire

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 32)

  • Lucknow Drive, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, England6

  •  

  • unmarried daughter living in six rooms with her parents William and Eliza, sister Annie, brother-in-law George Mobbs, nephew Cyril Mobbs, and niece Doris Mobbs. Born in Wakefield Yorkshire

Child 8: Ada Leader

  • Name:

  • Ada Leader23,24

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Birth:

  • Q3 1880

  • Wakefield "Registration District", West Riding of Yorkshire, England23

  • Death:

  • Q3 1880 (age 0)

  • Wakefield "Registration District", West Riding of Yorkshire, England25

Child 9: Ernest Frederick Leader

  • Name:

  • Ernest Frederick Leader26,27

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse:

  • Ada Elizabeth Mobbs (1879-1976)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • warehouseman5,28,29

  • Birth:

  • 28 Jul 1881

  • Wakefield, West Riding of Yorkshire, England4,5,26,28,29

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 9)

  • Melbourne Road, Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire, England4

  •  

  • son living with his parents William and Eliza, brothers Alfred, William and Robert, and sisters Jane and Annie. Born in Wakefield Yorkshire

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 19)

  • Main Street, Thurmaston, Leicestershire, England5

  •  

  • unmarried son working as a shoe trade warehouseman and living with his parents William and Eliza, brother Robert, and sisters Eliza and Annie. Born in Wakefield Yorkshire

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 29)

  • 212 Harrison Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, England28

  •  

  • married head of the household working as a boot and shoe warehouseman and living in six rooms with his wife Ada, and son Lawrence. Born in Wakefield

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 58)

  • The Bowery, Brook Street, Syston, Leicestershire, England29

  •  

  • a married warehouseman living with his wife Ada, widowed mother-in-law Elizabeth Mobbs and a granddaughter Elizabeth Leader. Born on 28th July 1881 and living next door to estranged daughter-in-law Kate Leader

  • Death:

  • Q3 1953 (age 72)

  • Leicester "Registration District", Leicestershire, England27

  •  

  • as Ernest Leader but assumed to be correct as age and location are right

Child 10: Annie Leader

  • Name:

  • Annie Leader30

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Spouse:

  • George Mobbs (1882-1941)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • griswold knitter5

  • Birth:

  • 15 Mar 1883

  • Wakefield, West Riding of Yorkshire, England4,5,6,30,31

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 8)

  • Melbourne Road, Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire, England4

  •  

  • daughter living with her parents William and Eliza, brothers Alfred, William, Ernest and Robert, and sister Jane. Born in Wakefield Yorkshire

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 18)

  • Main Street, Thurmaston, Leicestershire, England5

  •  

  • unmarried daughter working as a griswold knitter and living with her parents William and Eliza, brothers Ernest and Robert, and sister Eliza. Born in Wakefield Yorkshire

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 28)

  • Lucknow Drive, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, England6

  •  

  • married daughter living in six rooms with her parents William and Eliza, sister Eliza, husband George Mobbs, son Cyril Mobbs, and daughter Doris Mobbs Born in Wakefield Yorkshire and married for five years with two children whom are still living

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 56)

  • 156 Harrison Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, England31

  •  

  • married doing unpaid domestic duties and living with her husband George, daughters Doris and Ada, son Sidney, and granddaughter Elizabeth. Born on 15th March 1883

  • Death:

  • 18 Mar 1945 (age 62)

  • Hillcrest, Swain Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, England32,33

  • Probate:

  • 28 Aug 1945

  • Probate Registry, Leicester, Leicestershire, England

  •  

  • a widow of 156 Harrison Road Leicester died 18th March 1945 at Hillcrest Swain Street Leicester, administration of effects of £203 13s 5d (~£7,200 in 2017) to Doris Marshall (wife of Arthur Marshall)

Child 11: Robert Leader

  • Name:

  • Robert Leader34,35

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse:

  • Violet Pease (1889-1963)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • school teacher becoming a head teacher5,36,37

  • Birth:

  • 18 Oct 1884

  • Wakefield, West Riding of Yorkshire, England4,5,34,36,37

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 6)

  • Melbourne Road, Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire, England4

  •  

  • son living with his parents William and Eliza, brothers Alfred, William and Ernest, and sisters Jane and Annie. Born in Wakefield Yorkshire

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 16)

  • Main Street, Thurmaston, Leicestershire, England5

  •  

  • son working as a pupil teacher and living with his parents William and Eliza, brother Ernest, and sisters Eliza and Annie. Born in Wakefield Yorkshire

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 26)

  • Skegby Road, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, England36

  •  

  • married head of the household working as a certified elementary assistant schoolmaster and living in five rooms with his wife Violet and daughter Violet. Born in Wakefield

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 54)

  • Hazelden, Charnwood Street, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, England37

  •  

  • a married elementary school head teacher living with his wife Violet, son Ernest and daughter Margaret. Born on 18th October 1884

  • Death:

  • 16 Jul 1947 (age 62)

  • General Hospital, Postern Street, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England35,38

  • Probate:

  • 7 Oct 1947

  • Probate Registry, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England38

  •  

  • of Hazelden Charnwood Street Sutton-in-Ashfield Nottinghamshire died 16th July 1947 at the General Hospital Nottingham, administration of effects of £1,339 11s 6d (~£45,300 in 2017) to Violet Leader widow and Ernest Edward Leader hosiery worker

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England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Colchester 1865 quarter:2 volume:4a page:377.

2.

Census 1871, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG10 piece:1733 folio:132 page:20.

3.

Census 1881, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG11 piece:4577 folio:94 page:8.

4.

Census 1891, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:1091 folio:7 page:8. Cit. Date: 26 March 2021.

5.

Census 1901, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:2985 folio:31 page:30. Cit. Date: 26 March 2021.

6.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:20313 RG76 piece:1218 registration district:428 sub-district:4 enumeration district:2 schedule:199. Cit. Date: 28 May 2018.

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England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Mansfield 1921 quarter:1 volume:7b page:115.

8.

Census 1851, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:1794 folio:539 page:12.

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Church of the Latter Day Saints, FamilySearch, (www.familysearch.org). batch:C13190-1 sys:England-VR film:918660 -2:TW7BQL.

10.

Census 1861, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG09 piece:1105 folio:110 page:8.

11.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:20313 RG76 piece:1218 registration district:428 sub-district:4 enumeration district:2 schedule:199.

12.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Mansfield 1921 quarter:1 volume:7b page:122.

13.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Colchester 1866 quarter:3 volume:4a page:257. Cit. Date: 16 March 2021.

14.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Ongar 1867 quarter:3 volume:4a page:51. Cit. Date: 16 March 2021.

15.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Braintree 1868 quarter:3 volume:4a page:357. Cit. Date: 16 March 2021.

16.

Ibid. Stow 1870 quarter:2 volume:4a page:551. Cit. Date: 16 March 2021.

17.

Ibid. Stow 1872 quarter:3 volume:4a page:553. Cit. Date: 16 March 2021.

18.

Suffolk Family History Society - Stow and Thedwastre Baptisms 1813-1900, (2011 SFK-BPI-05/P1 own copy). Cit. Date: 13 August 2017.

19.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Stow 1874 quarter:3 volume:4a page:566. Cit. Date: 16 March 2021.

20.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Wakefield 1875 quarter:3 volume:9c page:35. Cit. Date: 16 March 2021.

21.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Wakefield 1876 quarter:3 volume:9c page:62. Cit. Date: 16 March 2021.

22.

Ibid. Wakefield 1878 quarter:4 volume:9c page:54. Cit. Date: 16 March 2021.

23.

Ibid. Wakefield 1880 quarter:3 volume:4a page:52. Cit. Date: 16 March 2021.

24.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Wakefield 1880 quarter:3 volume:9c page:32. Cit. Date: 16 March 2021.

25.

Ibid. Cit. Date: 15 March 2021.

26.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Wakefield 1881 quarter:3 volume:9c page:55. Cit. Date: 16 March 2021.

27.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Leicester 1953 quarter:3 volume:3a page:407. Cit. Date: 28 August 2021.

28.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:19209 class:RG78 piece:1150B registration district:407 sub-district:1 enumeration district:45 schedule:303. Cit. Date: 26 August 2021.

29.

1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:6061A page:17 line:5 letter code:RGEC. Cit. Date: 28 August 2021.

30.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Wakefield 1883 quarter:2 volume:9c page:56. Cit. Date: 16 March 2021.

31.

1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:6002I page:4 line:43 letter code:RECI. Cit. Date: 28 May 2018.

32.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Leicester 1945 quarter:1 volume:7a page:351. Cit. Date: 14 June 2021.

33.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). Leicester 1945 page:733. Cit. Date: 14 June 2021.

34.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Wakefield 1884 quarter:4 volume:9c page:60. Cit. Date: 16 March 2021.

35.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Nottingham 1947 quarter:2 volume:3c page:237. Cit. Date: 28 March 2021.

36.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:20313 class:RG78 piece:1218 registration district:428 sub-district:4 enumeration district:2 schedule:332. Cit. Date: 27 March 2021.

37.

1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). RG101 piece:6240I page:19 line:19 letter code:RNQH. Cit. Date: 26 March 2021.

38.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). Nottingham 1947 page:237. Cit. Date: 28 March 2021.