George Hobbs ♂

Life

Born 1827, Banbury, Oxon

Christened 16/12/1827 St Mary's, Banbury, Oxfordshire // Parents John and Sarah

Died 1883, Park Lane, Aston, Warks, recorded age 55

Buried 02/06/1883, age 55 St Peter and St Paul, Aston, Warks

Possible aliases/distractors

No aliases/distractors for this individual in database

Summary

George (and his brother and sister) left Banbury, where their family had been for some time and went to Aston. Typical of mid nineteenth-century migration from the rural workplace to the towns. One of a number of sons from the same family that became maltsters.

Possible parents

   Sarah Jones (1790)

   John Hobbs (1780)

Possible partners

  Fanny (Frances) Taylor (1828–1886)
      m. 07/10/1855 (All Saints, Hockley, Birmingham)

Possible children

George Hobbs (1856– )
James Hobbs (c1857– )
Harriet Elizabeth Hobbs (1859–1929)
William Hobbs (1860– )
Fanny Hobbs (1863–1901)
Ellen Hobbs (1866–1933)
Lucy Hobbs (1867–1897)

Possible maternal siblings

Harriett Hobbs (1819–1889)
Joseph Hobbs (1821–1822)
Jane Hobbs (1822–1842)
Emma Hobbs (1824–1825)
Joseph Hobbs (1825–????)
Emma Hobbs (1829–1908)
Anne Hobbs (1831–????)
Hannah Hobbs (1832–????)
Eliza Hobbs (1834–1904)
Fanny Hobbs (1836–????)
Mary Ann Hobbs (1846–????)

 

George Hobbs 'Life track'

pdateagedob rangeAddressoccupation
06/06/18411307/06/1827 to 06/06/1828Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxfordshire  
30/03/18512331/03/1827 to 30/03/182863 Staniforth St, Birmingham, Warwickshire Maltster
07/04/18613408/04/1826 to 07/04/1827Miles St, Deritend, Birmingham, Warwickshire Working Maltster
02/04/18714303/04/1827 to 02/04/1828Back Beddour Building, Alma Street, Aston, Warwickshire Journeyman Maltster
03/04/18815404/04/1826 to 03/04/18278 Bellvue Place, Park Lane, Aston, Warwickshire General Labourer

 

Date: 06/06/1841   Sheet: HO107/873/2
Address: Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxfordshire
rec.
id
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id
NameAge
 M  F 
OccupationBirthplaceEditor's notes
9723John Hobbs60   BrickmakerOxfordshire 
9824Sarah Hobbs   45 Oxfordshire 
9925Jane Hobbs   15 Oxfordshire 
10018Joseph Hobbs15    Oxfordshire 
10114George Hobbs13    Oxfordshire 
10226Emma Hobbs   12 Oxfordshire 
10327Hannah Hobbs   8 Oxfordshire 
10417Eliza Hobbs   6 Oxfordshire 
10528Fanny Hobbs   4 Oxfordshire 

 

Date: 30/03/1851   Sheet: HO107/2057/509
Address: 63 Staniforth St, Birmingham, Warwickshire
rec.
id
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id
NameRoleAge
 M  F 
Mar.
status
OccupationBirthplaceEditor's notes
10718Joseph HobbsHead24    SingleMaltsterBanbury, Oxfordshire 
10614George HobbsSon23    SingleMaltsterBanbury, OxfordshireBrother, not son!
10817Eliza HobbsDaughter   17 SingleAt HomeBanbury, OxfordshireSister, not daughter!

 

Date: 07/04/1861   Sheet: RG9/2173/38
Address: Miles St, Deritend, Birmingham, Warwickshire
rec.
id
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id
NameRoleAge
 M  F 
Mar.
status
OccupationBirthplaceEditor's notes
8614George HobbsHead34    MarriedWorking MaltsterWarwick Birmingham 
8750George HobbsSon5     Warwick Birmingham 
8815Fanny HobbsWife   33 Married Worcester Bewdley 
8951James HobbsSon3     Warwick Birmingham 
909Harriett E HobbsDaughter   1  Warwick Birmingham 
9152William HobbsSon8/12     Warwick Birmingham 

 

Date: 02/04/1871   Sheet: RG10/3156/12
Address: Back Beddour Building, Alma Street, Aston, Warwickshire
Note(s): Many households and dwellings at this address
rec.
id
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id
NameRoleAge
 M  F 
Mar.
status
OccupationBirthplaceEditor's notes
9214George HobbsHead43    MJourneyman MaltsterOxon, Banbury 
10915Fanny HobbsWife   44 M Worcester, Bewdley 
11050George HobbsSon16    Works in a factoryWarwick, Birmingham 
11151James HobbsSon15    Works in a factoryWarwick, Birmingham 
1129Harriett HobbsDaughter   12 ScholarWarwick, Birmingham 
11352William HobbsSon11    ScholarWarwick, Birmingham 
11453Fanny HobbsDaughter   7 ScholarWarwick, Birmingham 
11554Ellen HobbsDaughter   5 ScholarWarwick, Birmingham 
11655Lucy HobbsDaughter   3 ScholarWarwick, Birmingham 

 

Date: 03/04/1881   Sheet: RG11/2042/93
Address: 8 Bellvue Place, Park Lane, Aston, Warwickshire
Note(s): Bellvue Place was probably a courtyard off Park Lane (probably between 226 and 228 Park Lane).
The position can be tied down from the position of the Royal Albert Arms, which was a few houses along the same side of Park Lane.
rec.
id
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id
NameRoleAge
 M  F 
Mar.
status
OccupationBirthplaceEditor's notes
12214George HobbsHead54    General LabourerBanbury 
12315Fanny HobbsWife   54  Bewdley 
12452William HobbsSon20    MaltsterAston, Warwickshire 
12554Ellen HobbsDaughter   14 ScholarAston, Warwickshire 
12655Lucy HobbsDaughter   13  Aston, Warwickshire 

 

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