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Old 08-10-10, 15:48
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Name - "official" name and what they were known as Simon Sloper or Pears
Date and place of birth About 1840 Bangor, County Down, Ireland
Names of parents Simon Sloper, a weaver, and Margaret Not got her maiden name
Date and place of baptism - if applicable Not found
Details of each of his or her marriages - if any 12 Apr 1860 Cleator Church, Cumberland, to Christiana Stephenson
Occupation(s) - if any Labourer, and Stoker at Sea in 1871. Engine Driver at Iron ore Mines in 1865.
Addresses where they lived (including county if in UK) - and please list which censuses you have or haven't found him/her on.
1861 - not found, although wife and son are at 28 Kirkland Row, Dalry, Ayrshire, Scotland
1865 - Stainton, Urswick, Lancashire - as Simon Pears
1871 - Peter Court, Moresby, Whitehaven, Cumberland
1872-1874 Robinson Row, Ireleth Marsh, Dalton in Furness, Lancashire - as Simon Pears
1881 - Udale Street, Workington, Cumberland
1891 - 8 Pearson Street, Workington

Date, place and cause of death 1894 Workington, not got cause
Date and place of burial / cremation. Don't know
Details of will / administration of their estate - if applicable None
Memorial inscription - if any Don't know
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Old 08-10-10, 15:50
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Ooh, that's funny - I just wanted to check his occupation on the 1871 census and I've found him listed a second time, on the James Kennedy screw steamer in Whitehaven, occupation Fireman, birthplace Bangor, Ireland.
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