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Mathias Metcalfe Close1855

Name
Mathias Metcalfe Close
Birth 1855
Note: Illegitimate. His parents never married, but his mother had a habit of using the father's surname as a Christian name.
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Birth Index

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Mathias Metcalfe Close (1855) Birth Index

January / February / March 1855

Mathias Metcalfe Close, East Ward, Westmorland

Volume: 10b Page: 510

Baptism February 22, 1855
Census 1861 1861 (Age 6 years)
Note: Living with parents and family at Mallerstang, Westmorland
Census 1871 1871 (Age 16 years)
Note: Living with parents and family at Mallerstang, Westmorland

Death of a fatherMatthew Metcalfe
between 1881 and 1891 (Age 26 years)

Census 1881 1881 (Age 26 years)
Note:

Living as a farm servant to the Town family at Mallerstang, Westmorland.

Note that he's dropped the "Close" surname by this stage.


Note after 1881 (Age 26 years)

Note: Not sure what happened to him after that. There is a record of a Mathias Metcalfe on the New York passenger lists, and a Mathias M Close living in Aurora, South Dakota in the 1900 US Federal Census.
Death of a half-sisterAgatha Park Close
1898 (Age 43 years)
Death Index
Death Index

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Agatha Park Close (1847) Death Index

April / May / June 1898

Agatha Park Markham, Burnley, Lancashire, Yorkshire - West Riding

Volume: 8e Page: 190

Death of a brotherPark Metcalfe Close
1900 (Age 45 years)
Death Index
Death Index

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Park Metcalfe Close (1862) Death Index

January / February / March 1900

Park Metcalfe, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumberland

Volume: 8e Page: 757

Death of a motherMary Close
between 1891 and 1901 (Age 36 years)

Death of a sisterNanny Metcalfe Close
February 26, 1932 (Age 77 years)
Burial of a sisterNanny Metcalfe Close
March 2, 1932 (Age 77 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: after 1851
2 years
elder sister
4 years
himself
3 years
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
19 months
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
1871 Census (page 1)Park Metcalfe Close
Birth: 1862Mallerstang, Kirkby Stephen, Westmorland, England
Death: 1900Barrow-in-Furness, Lancashire, England
3 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
Mother’s family with Unknown Lister - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: after 1847
4 years
half-brother
Mother’s family with Unknown Park - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: after 1841
7 years
half-sister

Birth

Illegitimate. His parents never married, but his mother had a habit of using the father's surname as a Christian name.

Census 1861

Living with parents and family at Mallerstang, Westmorland

Census 1871

Living with parents and family at Mallerstang, Westmorland

Census 1881

Living as a farm servant to the Town family at Mallerstang, Westmorland.

Note that he's dropped the "Close" surname by this stage.

Note

Not sure what happened to him after that. There is a record of a Mathias Metcalfe on the New York passenger lists, and a Mathias M Close living in Aurora, South Dakota in the 1900 US Federal Census.

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Mathias Metcalfe Close (1855) Birth Index

January / February / March 1855

Mathias Metcalfe Close, East Ward, Westmorland

Volume: 10b Page: 510

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Mathias Metcalfe Close (1855) Birth Index

January / February / March 1855

Mathias Metcalfe Close, East Ward, Westmorland

Volume: 10b Page: 510

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Mathias Metcalfe Close (1855) Birth Index

January / February / March 1855

Mathias Metcalfe Close, East Ward, Westmorland

Volume: 10b Page: 510

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Mathias Metcalfe Close (1855) Birth Index

January / February / March 1855

Mathias Metcalfe Close, East Ward, Westmorland

Volume: 10b Page: 510

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Mathias Metcalfe Close (1855) Birth Index

January / February / March 1855

Mathias Metcalfe Close, East Ward, Westmorland

Volume: 10b Page: 510

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