Hi Carrol,Hi All,
Thanks for your lastest messages.
I'm now looking at the 2nd son of Jeremiah & Mary
Can you confirm / add to my findings
Robert Taw birth M/1849 Ports'
married 6/11/1871 St.Thomas as Robert USBORN Taw
to Amelia Eliza Goodfellow,born M/1853 I-O-W
c.15/5/1853 St.Mary,Cowes X Edward George Goodfellow & Eliza Cork who married M/1852 I-O-W
Amelia Eliza died 1896 age 43
Robert died 1893 age 51 ? [dates don't tally]
Robert Edward UXBUrn Taw.S/1873 Ports'
Rhoda Uxburn Taw,D/1875 Ports'
George Uxburn Taw,M/1878 died S/1878
Harriett Frances Taw,J/1879
Jeremiah Taw D/1887 Ports' died WW1[see CWGC]
Leading Stoker,Jeremiah Taw 311306,HMS Scourge
who died age 32 on 19 November 1915
Son of the late Robert and Amelia Taw of Portsmouth
Remembered with honour,Plymouth Naval Memorial.
In 1881census they were at 27 Broad St.,Portsmouth
?? Where does the Usborn / Uxburn come from ??
People born on the I-O-W are known as CORKheads !!