Worcestershire, UK

James Sterry and his wife Anne

James SterryAge: 67 years18441911

Name
James Sterry
Given names
James
Surname
Sterry
Birth March 24, 1844 43 37
Source: John Todd
Text:
Source: Birth Certificate. Shown as Sterry.
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Christening July 7, 1844 (Age 3 months)
Source: John Todd
Text:
Source: Parish Register. Shown as STAREY in baptism register but as STERRY on his birth, marriage and death certificate. IGI: 1844 Jul 7 James s. William STAREY & Mary
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Death of a fatherWilliam Starie
July 8, 1845 (Age 15 months)
Text:
William died of Typhus 8 July 1845.
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Death of a brotherThomas Sterry
November 25, 1845 (Age 20 months)

Source: John Todd
Text:
Aged 11, Mary Sterry witness Cause of death: Atrophy. (GRO 18, 173 and Death Certificate)
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Birth of a sisterSarah Sterry
December 30, 1850 (Age 6 years)
Source: John Todd
Text:
Detail from birth certificate. Illegitimate.
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Occupation
Miller
yes

Christening of a sisterSarah Sterry
February 2, 1851 (Age 6 years)
Source: John Todd
Text:
Detail from parish register. Also in IGI: 1851 Feb 2 Sarah d. Mary STERRY Mary is shown as ‘widow’ and resident Elmbridge. Surname spelt ‘Sterry’
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Death of a sisterSarah Sterry
May 16, 1860 (Age 16 years)
Source: John Todd
Text:
Detail from death certificate. Aged 9. Drowned.
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Burial of a sisterSarah Sterry
May 20, 1860 (Age 16 years)
Source: John Todd
Text:
Detail from parish register. Entry notes ‘accidently drowned in Henbrook’.)
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Marriage of a parentRichard TainMary TylerView this family
July 22, 1860 (Age 16 years)
Source: John Todd
Text:
He was a labourer, widower, aged 44, Father Thomas Tain, labourer; she was a widow, aged 54; Father: John Tyler, labourer; both resident Fair St. IGI: 1860 Jul 22 Mary STERRY & Richard TAIM
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Note: John Todd, He was a labourer, widower, aged 44, Father Thomas Tain, labourer; she was a widow, aged …
Shared note: In 1861 census Richard and Mary Tain were resident at Henbrook Dodderhill. Richard was 48, born Elmbridge and an Ag Lab. Mary was 53 and born Cotheridge. Living with them was Richard’s son John Tain aged 4, born Kidderminster and his brother William, married, aged 50, Ag Lab, born Elmbridge. Richard and Mary were resident at brother William’s residence in Kidderminster prior to their marriage and William was a witness.
Marriage of a siblingWilliam SterryJane WrightView this family
October 24, 1860 (Age 16 years)
Source: John Todd
Text:
1860, 4Q, Bromsgrove, 6c, 648 William STEARRY Jane WRIGHT
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Note: Also GRO
Shared note: 1851 census
Marriage of a siblingJohn KingEliza SterryView this family
September 29, 1861 (Age 17 years)
Source: John Todd
Text:
Source: Marriage Certificate, Eliza was of full age, spinster, a servant, resident The Bear, Smethwick, Father: William Sterry, Deceased. John was of full age, bachelor, labourer, resident The Bear, Smethwick, Father: John King, Labourer. He signed; she made her mark. GRO 6c, 610
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Shared note: Family living at 75 Heath St ,Birmingham in 1881 census.
Marriage of a siblingMoses WorkmanMary SterryView this family
October 1863 (Age 19 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
6c, 690
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Shared note: In 1871 census, family living at Kimbleton Brook House, Kimbleton, Worstershire. Moses is aged 28, Farmer Bailiff, born Shelsley, Worscestershire. Mary is 29 born Bromsgrove. Children are Nathan aged 6, Mary C. 4, Charlott 2 and Rosina aged 1mo. The first three are born Tibberton, the last was born Kimbleton.
MarriageAnnie ReynoldsView this family
October 6, 1867 (Age 23 years)
Source: John Todd
Source: GRO
Text:
Name: James Sterry Registration Year: 1867 Registration Quarter: Oct-Nov-Dec Registration district:      Droitwich Inferred County: Worcestershire Volume: 6c Page: 626 Records on Page:      Annie Reynolds James Sterry
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Shared note: 1871 census
Birth of a son
#1
James Sterry
January 1868 (Age 23 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
6c, 260
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Christening of a sonThomas William Sterry
January 9, 1870 (Age 25 years)
Source: John Todd
Text:
IGI: 1870 Jan 9 Thomas William s. William James STERRY & Anne
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Birth of a son
#2
Thomas William Sterry
November 25, 1870 (Age 26 years)
Source: John Todd
Text:
Source: Birth Certificate. Father: James Sterry, General Labourer; Mother: Annie Sterry formerly Reynolds GRO entry 1Q, 1870 at Droitwich RD, 6c, 405
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Birth of a daughter
#3
Annie Sterry
June 9, 1873 (Age 29 years)
Source: John Todd
Text:
Source: Birth Certificate. Informant resident Lion St, Kidderminster
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Birth of a daughter
#4
Rose Sterry
about 1876 (Age 31 years)
Source: John Todd
Death of a daughterRose Sterry
April 1876 (Age 32 years)
Source: John Todd
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Note: GRO:
Birth of a son
#5
John Sterry
October 9, 1877 (Age 33 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
6c, 261
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Birth of a son
#6
Harold Sterry
about 1880 (Age 35 years)
Death of a sonHarold Sterry
July 1880 (Age 36 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
STERRY Harry, Kidderminster, 6c, 120, 3, 1880, infant
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Birth of a daughter
#7
Eliza Sterry
April 1882 (Age 38 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
6c, 251
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Birth of a son
#8
David Sterry
April 1884 (Age 40 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
6c, 255
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Birth of a daughter
#9
Lucy Sterry
November 22, 1887 (Age 43 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
6c, 227
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Text:
Registration District and Sub-district of Kidderminster 1887 Nov 22 Lucy Sterry [Compiled and abbreviated birth certificate. Kindly provided by Stephen Waldron]]
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Death of a motherMary Tyler
April 20, 1892 (Age 48 years)
Source: John Todd
Text:
Detail from death certificate. Mary Tain nee Tyler died at home of son James Sterry, 107 Hill St, Kidderminster on 20 Apr 1892 aged 84.  James Sterry, son, was informant.
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Marriage of a childJames SterryElizabeth TurnerView this family
February 16, 1895 (Age 50 years)
Source: John Todd
Text:
Source: Marriage Cetificate. Elizabeth was aged 20, a spinster, and living at 24 Stourbridge St; Father: George Turner, Labourer. Witnesses were George Turner & Sarah Ann Turner. GRO 6c, 204
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Birth of a grandson
#1
George James Sterry
September 5, 1895 (Age 51 years)
Source: John Todd
Text:
GRO: 6c, 229, 3Q, Kidderminster
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Source: GRO
Text:
Name: George James Sterry Registration Year: 1895 Registration Quarter: Jul-Aug-Sep Registration district:      Kidderminster Inferred County: Worcestershire Volume: 6c Page: 229
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Source: 1911 census
Marriage of a childJoseph Richard ReynoldsAnnie SterryView this family
December 25, 1895 (Age 51 years)
Source: John Todd
Source: GRO
Text:
Name: Annie Sterry Registration Year: 1895 Registration Quarter: Oct-Nov-Dec Registration district:      Kidderminster Inferred County: Worcestershire Volume: 6c Page: 369 Records on Page:      Joseph Richard Reynolds Annie Sterry
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Shared note: In 1901 census Joseph Reynolds is aged 30 and a Groom Gardiner Domestic; Annie is 27.
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Elizabeth Margaret Sterry
September 5, 1897 (Age 53 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
GRO 3Q, 1897, 6d, 194, Birmingham
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Note: Also Chelsea Pensioner Records of her father James Sterry.
Birth of a grandson
#3
Gerald Harry Reynolds
1897 (Age 52 years)

Source: John Todd
Marriage of a childThomas William SterryEmily ReadView this family
November 23, 1901 (Age 57 years)
Source: John Todd
Text:
GRO 6c, 361
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Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Sarah Ann Sterry
about 1902 (Age 57 years)
Source: 1911 census
Source: GRO
Text:
Name: Sarah Ann Sterry Registration Year: 1902 Registration Quarter: Apr-May-Jun Registration district:      King's Norton Inferred County: Worcestershire Volume: 6c Page: 463
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Birth of a grandson
#5
Albert Edward Sterry
May 9, 1902 (Age 58 years)
Source: John Todd
Text:
Source: Birth Certificate. Father: Thomas William Sterry, Metal Gauger GRO Kings N, 6c, 2
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Marriage of a childJohn SterryEliza RossView this family
August 16, 1902 (Age 58 years)
Text:
RD: Rochford Parish Church, North Shoebury, Essex 1902 Aug 16 John Sterry, 25, Bachelor, Occ: Groom, North Shoebury, Father: James Sterry, Mechanical Engineer & Eliza Ross, 28, Spinster, South Shoebury, Father: Robert Ross, Light Keeper. Both signed. Wit: Thomas Greatrex, Agnes Tailor. Married by the Chaplain ot the Forces. Banns.
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Shared note: 1911 census
Birth of a grandson
#6
James Robert Ross Sterry
September 29, 1903 (Age 59 years)
Source: 1911 census
Birth of a granddaughter
#7
Eva Josephine Reynolds
October 27, 1904 (Age 60 years)

Source: John Todd
Birth of a grandson
#8
John Sterry
August 12, 1905 (Age 61 years)
Source: 1911 census
Source: GRO
Text:
Name: John Sterry Registration Year: 1905 Registration Quarter: Jul-Aug-Sep Registration district:      Kidderminster Inferred County: Worcestershire Volume: 6c Page: 224 Birth date from GRO Death Index
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Death of a brotherWilliam Sterry
September 22, 1906 (Age 62 years)
Source: Death Notice
Publication: LDS Film 1281521
Text:
Filed 25th Sept 1906 Name: William Sterry Birthplace: Dodderell, Worcestershire, England Name of Parents: William Sterry, Ann Sterry Age: 67 yrs 9 mths Occupation: Inspector of Platelayers C.S. Railways (C S Pensioner) Spouse: Jane Sterry born Wright Date of decease: 22 Sep 1906 Place of decease: N:1 Tennyson Street, Salt River, Cape West Children: Walter Sterry, Agnes Sterry, Frank Sterry, Edith Sterry married H W Barnes, Ada Sterry Cash in PO Savings Bank about £90-0-0 & Household Funriture Signed: Jane Sterry, Widow
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Birth of a grandson
#9
John Frederick Stewart Sterry
April 9, 1907 (Age 63 years)
Source: 1911 census
Death of a sonJames Sterry
April 1909 (Age 65 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
6c, 107
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Death of a wifeAnnie Reynolds
July 1, 1909 (Age 65 years)
Source: John Todd
Text:
Source: Death certificate. Wife of James Sterry, Millwright. Died of cancer of the stomach. Informant: Annie Reynolds, daughter. GRO 6c, 97
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Marriage of a childWilliam Benjamin PearceEliza SterryView this family
December 25, 1909 (Age 65 years)
Text:
Parish Church Wilden, Worcester 1909 Dec 25 William Benjamin Pearce. 26, Bachelor, Iron-worker, Mill Road Stourport, Father: Thomas Pearce, Ironworker and Eliza Sterry, 27, Spinster, 36 Park Lane Kidderminster, Father: James Sterry, Mill-wright. Wit: David Sterry, Sarah Ann Kilburn
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Birth of a granddaughter
#10
May Sterry
January 31, 1910 (Age 65 years)
Source: 1911 census
Source: GRO
Text:
Name: May Sterry Registration Year: 1910 Registration Quarter: Jan-Feb-Mar Registration district:      Kidderminster Inferred County: Worcestershire Volume: 6c Page: 204
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Birth of a granddaughter
#11
Ivy Rita Reynolds
August 21, 1911 (Age 67 years)
Death December 13, 1911 (Age 67 years)
Source: John Todd
Text:
Source: Death Certificate. aged 67. Died of Enlarged Prostate and  Nephritis. GRO 6c, 228
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Burial
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: November 21, 1831Hampton Lovett, Worcestershire, England
2 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
4 years
elder sister
1 year
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
2 years
elder sister
2 years
himself
7 years
younger sister
Sarah Sterry
Birth: December 30, 1850 49 43Elmbridge, Worcestershire, England
Death: May 16, 1860Dodderhill, Worcestershire, England
Mother’s family with Richard Tain - View this family
step-father
Richard Tain
Birth: September 17, 1815Elmbridge, Worcestershire, England
Death: 1892Registration District, Droitwich, Worcestershire, England
mother
Marriage: July 22, 1860Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
Family with Annie Reynolds - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: October 6, 1867Dodderhill, Worcestershire, England
4 months
son
James Sterry
Birth: January 1868 23 22Registration District, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
Death: April 1909Registration District, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
2 years
son
Thomas William Sterry
Birth: November 25, 1870 26 25Wychbold, Worcestershire, England
Death: 1932Foundry Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England
3 years
daughter
4 years
daughter
Rose Sterry
Birth: about 1876 31 30Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
Death: April 1876Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
21 months
son
John Sterry
Birth: October 9, 1877 33 32Registration District, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
Death: May 27, 1940Municipal Hospital, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England
3 years
son
Harold Sterry
Birth: about 1880 35 34Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
Death: July 1880Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
2 years
daughter
2 years
son
David Sterry
Birth: April 1884 40 38Registration District, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
Death: October 25, 1941Birmingham General Hospital, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England
4 years
daughter
Lucy Routley nee Sterry with sister ElizaLucy Sterry
Birth: November 22, 1887 43 42Registration District, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
Death: January 1977Registration District, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England

BirthJohn Todd
Text:
Source: Birth Certificate. Shown as Sterry.
Quality of data: primary evidence
ChristeningJohn Todd
Text:
Source: Parish Register. Shown as STAREY in baptism register but as STERRY on his birth, marriage and death certificate. IGI: 1844 Jul 7 James s. William STAREY & Mary
Quality of data: primary evidence
MarriageJohn Todd
MarriageGRO
Text:
Name: James Sterry Registration Year: 1867 Registration Quarter: Oct-Nov-Dec Registration district:      Droitwich Inferred County: Worcestershire Volume: 6c Page: 626 Records on Page:      Annie Reynolds James Sterry
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DeathJohn Todd
Text:
Source: Death Certificate. aged 67. Died of Enlarged Prostate and  Nephritis. GRO 6c, 228
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage
1871 census Yorkshire Heeley 17 Victoria Rd (RG10/4675/88) James Sterry, Head, 25, Corn Miller Unemployed, born Stoke Prior Worcestershire Annie Sterry, Wife, 24, born Dodderhill Worcestershire James Sterry, Son, 3, born Kidderminster Worcestershire Thomas W Sterry, Son, 1, born Dodderhill Worcestershire In 1881 family is living at Lion St Ct 2 House, Kidderminster, Worcestershire. James, Head is aged 36, General Labourer, born Stoke Prior; Annie, his wife, is aged 35, born Dodderhill;children are James, 13, Errand Boy, born Kidderminster; William, 11, born Dodderhill; Annie, 7 and John 3, both  born Kidderminster. 1891 census Worcestershire 107 Mill St (RG12/2313/6) James Sterry, Head, 46, Miller, born Bromsgrove Worcs Anna Sterry, Wife, 45, born Dodderhill Worcs Anna Sterry, Daur, S, 17, Servant Domestic, born Kidder Worcs John Sterry, Son, 13, Errand Boy, born Kidder Worcs Eliza Sterry, Daur, 8, Scholar, born Kidder Worcs David Sterry, Son, 7, Scholar, born Kidder Worcs Lucy Sterry, Daur, 3, Scholar, born Kidder Worcs 1901 census Kidderminster Worcestershire 90 Mill St James Sterry, Head, 56, Millwright, born Bromsgrove Annie Sterry, Wife, 55, born Wychbold Worcester Eliza Sterry, Daur, S, 18, Yarn Winder, born Kidderminster David Sterry, Son, 17, Gardener, born Kidderminster Lucy Sterry, Daur, 13, Yarn Winder, born Kidderminster 1911 census Kidderminster Worcestershire 14 Hill Street (RG14PN17556 RG78PN1073 RD374 SD3 ED13 SN144) James Sterry, Head, Widower, age not given, General Labourer, born Fringe Green near Bromsgrove Worcestershire
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Also known as William James In 1851 census living in Union Workhouse at Droitwich. 1861 census Dodderhill Sagebury Farm (RG9/2112/64) James Sterry, Serv, unm, 16, Groom, born Stoke Prior Worcestershire (With Jacob W Wheeler, Farmer of 247 acres employing 6 men and 3 boys, and his family) In 1891 census James is a Miller and living at 107 Mill St In 1896 Kelly's Directory James is at 107 Mill St but is a Cycle Repairer. Appears in 1900 Kelly's Directory, Kidderminster. James is a Shopkeeper at 110 Mill St. This may be a non-residential address for the shop itself. In 1901 census James is a Millwright living at 90 Mill St
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Note: Photo kindly supplied by Stephen Waldron.