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Re: Prior Ancestry, Sussex, England, 1600s
Posted by: Angela Erickson (ID *****2992) Date: November 07, 2006 at 13:00:56
In Reply to: Prior Ancestry, Sussex, England, 1600s by Tom Doran of 628

Hi Tom,
I just can across your post and although I do not descend directly from a Prior, my 4 * great grandfather (after the death of my 4* great grandmother) married Emaline Prior d of Thomas Brown Prior and Frances J Clisdle. Here is what I have on their desc.
Angie
Descendants of Thomas Brown PRIOR


Generation No. 1

1. THOMAS BROWN1 PRIOR1 was born Abt. 1819, and died Aft. 1839. He married FRANCES J. CLISDLE1. She was born Abt. 1819, and died Aft. 1839.
       
Child of THOMAS PRIOR and FRANCES CLISDLE is:
2.       i.       EMELINE A2 PRIOR, b. 1839, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States of America; d. 12 Aug 1906.


Generation No. 2

2. EMELINE A2 PRIOR (THOMAS BROWN1)1,2 was born 1839 in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States of America, and died 12 Aug 19063. She married JAMES SPOWAGE4 18 May 1864 in St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States of America. He was born 28 Jan 1835 in Yorkshire, England5,6, and died 15 May 1916 in Erie, New York, United States of America6.

More About EMELINE A PRIOR:
Name 2: Emma PRIOR
Census: 1880, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States of America7

Notes for JAMES SPOWAGE:
This family has not been proven to be the family of Millicent Louise Spowage, but it appears to be.
1880 United States Census
Census Place Buffalo, Erie, New York
James SPOWAGE Self M Male W 44 ENG Farmer ENG ENG
Emma SPOWAGE Wife M Female W 41 NY Keep House ENG IRE
Lilly SPOWAGE Dau S Female W 14 NY At School ENG NY
Clara SPOWAGE Dau S Female W 11 NY At School ENG NY
Nelly SPOWAGE Dau S Female W 2 NY ENG NY
John COTHORD Other S Male W 28 CAN Farm Servant ENG ENG
George ROBINSON Other S Male W 15 NY Farm Servant VA ENG

1900 US Census NY HoH James Spowage :
James Spowage immigrated to the US in 1860, born Jan 1836

1910 US Census NY HoH George Maltby :
James Spowage living with daugher Nellie and her family at 109 Arnold Place, West Seneca, NY as Father-in-Law (age 75)
Same family in 1920, without James Spowage (probably died between 1910 and 1920)

The following info may be our James, but it has not been confirmed.
JAMES SPOWAGE
Male
Event(s):
Christening: 01 MAR 1835 Dorrington, Lincoln, England
Parents:
Father: JAMES SPOWAGE
Mother: MARY
Messages:
Extracted birth or christening record for the locality listed in the record. The source records are usually arranged chronologically by the birth or christening date.
Source Information:
Batch No.: Dates: Source Call No.: Type: Printout Call No.: Type:
C027911 1788 - 1835 0432470 Film 6907594 Film
Sheet: 00


More About JAMES SPOWAGE:
Census 1: 1880, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States of America8
Census 2: 1900, New York, United States of America
Census 3: 1910, New York, United States of America
Occupation: Farmer

More About JAMES SPOWAGE and EMELINE PRIOR:
Marriage: 18 May 1864, St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States of America
       
Children of EMELINE PRIOR and JAMES SPOWAGE are:
       i.       LILLIAN A. W.3 SPOWAGE9, b. 25 Apr 1864, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States of America10; d. Bet. 11 Sep 1920 - 192911; m. GEORGE F. FISHER11; b. 06 Dec11; d. Bet. 04 Mar 1920 - 192911.

More About LILLIAN A. W. SPOWAGE:
Census: 1880, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States of America12

       ii.       CLARA SPOWAGE13, b. Jun 1868, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States of America; d. Aft. 1943; m. JAMES MILLIGAN14; b. Apr 1865.

More About CLARA SPOWAGE:
Census: 1880, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States of America15
Residence: 1943, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States of America16

       iii.       NELLY LILLIAN SPOWAGE17, b. Sep 1877, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States of America18; d. Aft. 1943; m. GEORGE MALTBY18, Abt. 190118; b. Abt. 1871, New York, United States of America18; d. Aft. 1920.

More About NELLY LILLIAN SPOWAGE:
Census: 1880, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States of America19
Occupation: Retail Store20

Notes for GEORGE MALTBY:
1910 Census - James Spowage lived with her family in West Seneca, NY 1920 - 1606 Electric Ave, Lackawanna

More About GEORGE MALTBY:
Occupation 1: 1920, Painter20
Occupation 2: 1910, Cobbler20

More About GEORGE MALTBY and NELLY SPOWAGE:
Marriage: Abt. 190120



Endnotes

1. Prior Geneology.
2. Murdock Family Bible.
3. Tim Brown - Murdock Family Bible.
4. Jennifer Scholz 2003.
5. 1881 Census of United States of America.
6. Tim Brown - Murdock Family Bible.
7. 1880 Census of United States of America, 420D, Buffalo, Erie, New York, Family History Library Film 1254832, NA Film # T9-083.
8. 1880 Census of United States of America, 420D, Buffalo, Erie, New York, Family History Library Film 1254832, NA Film # T9-0832 .
9. 1880 Census of United States of America, Buffalo, New York
10. Jennifer Scholz 2003.
11. Tim Brown - Murdock Family Bible.
12. 1880 Census of United States of America, 420D, Buffalo, Erie, New York, Family History Library Film 1254832, NA Film # T9-083.
13. 1880 Census of United States of America, Buffalo, New York.
14. Jennifer Scholz 2003.
15. 1880 Census of United States of America, 420D, Buffalo, Erie, New York, Family History Library Film 1254832, NA Film # T9-083.
16. Jennifer Scholz 2003.
17. 1880 Census of United States of America, Buffalo, New York.
18. Jennifer Scholz 2003.
19. 1880 Census of United States of America, 420D, Buffalo, Erie, New York, Family History Library Film 1254832, NA Film # T9-083.
20. Jennifer Scholz 2003.



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