Worcestershire, UK

James SterryAge: 41 years18681909

Name
James Sterry
Given names
James
Surname
Sterry
Birth January 1868 23 22
Source: GRO
Text:
6c, 260
Occupation
Carpenter
yes

Note: Marriage certificate of his daughter Elizabeth.
Christening of a brotherThomas William Sterry
January 9, 1870 (Age 2 years)
Source: John Todd
Text:
IGI: 1870 Jan 9 Thomas William s. William James STERRY & Anne
Birth of a brotherThomas William Sterry
November 25, 1870 (Age 2 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
Birth of a sisterAnnie Sterry
June 9, 1873 (Age 5 years)
Source: John Todd
Text:
Source: Birth Certificate. Informant resident Lion St, Kidderminster
Birth of a sisterRose Sterry
about 1876 (Age 8 years)
Source: John Todd
Death of a sisterRose Sterry
April 1876 (Age 8 years)
Source: John Todd
Note: GRO:
Birth of a brotherJohn Sterry
October 9, 1877 (Age 9 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
6c, 261
Birth of a brotherHarold Sterry
about 1880 (Age 12 years)
Death of a brotherHarold Sterry
July 1880 (Age 12 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
STERRY Harry, Kidderminster, 6c, 120, 3, 1880, infant
Birth of a sisterEliza Sterry
April 1882 (Age 14 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
6c, 251
Birth of a brotherDavid Sterry
April 1884 (Age 16 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
6c, 255
Birth of a sisterLucy Sterry
November 22, 1887 (Age 19 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
6c, 227
Text:
Registration District and Sub-district of Kidderminster 1887 Nov 22 Lucy Sterry [Compiled and abbreviated birth certificate. Kindly provided by Stephen Waldron]]
Death of a paternal grandmotherMary Tyler
April 20, 1892 (Age 24 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.
MarriageElizabeth TurnerView this family
February 16, 1895 (Age 27 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
Birth of a son
#1
George James Sterry
September 5, 1895 (Age 27 years)
Source: John Todd
Text:
GRO: 6c, 229, 3Q, Kidderminster
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
Source: 1911 census
Marriage of a siblingJoseph Richard ReynoldsAnnie SterryView this family
December 25, 1895 (Age 27 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
Shared note: In 1901 census Joseph Reynolds is aged 30 and a Groom Gardiner Domestic; Annie is 27.
Birth of a daughter
#2
Elizabeth Margaret Sterry
September 5, 1897 (Age 29 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
GRO 3Q, 1897, 6d, 194, Birmingham
Note: Also Chelsea Pensioner Records of her father James Sterry.
Marriage of a siblingThomas William SterryEmily ReadView this family
November 23, 1901 (Age 33 years)
Source: John Todd
Text:
GRO 6c, 361
Birth of a daughter
#3
Sarah Ann Sterry
about 1902 (Age 34 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
Marriage of a siblingJohn SterryEliza RossView this family
August 16, 1902 (Age 34 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.
Shared note: 1911 census
Birth of a son
#4
John Sterry
August 12, 1905 (Age 37 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
Death April 1909 (Age 41 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
6c, 107
Birth of a daughter
#5
May Sterry
January 31, 1910 (9 months after death)
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
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 6, 1867Dodderhill, Worcestershire, England
4 months
himself
James Sterry
Birth: January 1868 23 22Registration District, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
Death: April 1909Registration District, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
2 years
younger brother
Thomas William Sterry
Birth: November 25, 1870 26 25Wychbold, Worcestershire, England
Death: 1932Foundry Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England
3 years
younger sister
4 years
younger sister
Rose Sterry
Birth: about 1876 31 30Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
Death: April 1876Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
21 months
younger brother
John Sterry
Birth: October 9, 1877 33 32Registration District, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
Death: May 27, 1940Municipal Hospital, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England
3 years
younger brother
Harold Sterry
Birth: about 1880 35 34Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
Death: July 1880Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
2 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
David Sterry
Birth: April 1884 40 38Registration District, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
Death: October 25, 1941Birmingham General Hospital, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England
4 years
younger sister
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
Family with Elizabeth Turner - View this family
himself
James Sterry
Birth: January 1868 23 22Registration District, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
Death: April 1909Registration District, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
wife
Marriage: February 16, 1895St Marys, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
7 months
son
George James Sterry
Birth: September 5, 1895 27 20Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
Death: January 1958Registration District, Rowley Regis, Staffordshire, England
2 years
daughter
5 years
daughter
4 years
son
John Sterry
Birth: August 12, 1905 37 30Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
Death: April 1993Registration District, Stourbridge, Worcestershire, England
5 years
daughter
May Sterry
Birth: January 31, 1910 42 35Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England
Death: January 2005Registration District, Waveney, Suffolk, England
Albert Dodson + Elizabeth Turner - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: November 22, 1915Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England

BirthGRO
Text:
6c, 260
MarriageJohn 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
OccupationMarriage Certificate
Note: Marriage certificate of his daughter Elizabeth.
DeathGRO
Text:
6c, 107
Marriage
At time of marriage, James was 26, a bachelor, a Brewer, living at 107 Mill Street. Father was James Sterry, Miller. 1901 census Smethwick, Staffordshire 233 Halford Lane James Sterry, Head, 32, labourer no work, born Worcester Worcestershire Elizabeth Sterry, Wife, 26, born Kidderminster Worcestershire Elizabeth Sterry, Daur, 4, born Birmingham Warwickshire George Sterry, Son, 1, born Kidderminster Worcestershire Enlisted in the Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry on 15 Feb 1888, transferred to Army Reserve Jun 1893, recalled to service 1899 and served in South Africa in the Boer War 1899-1900. Discharged from Army Feb 1901. Richard Knight suggests there was another daughter born to James Sterry and Elizabeth Turner after 1901 who was a nurse. 1911 census Kidderminster Worcestershire 16 Back Queen Street (RG14PN17545 RG78PN1073 RD374 SD3 ED2 SN300) Elizabeth Sterry, Head, Widow, 34, Winder, born St Mary's Worcestershire George James Sterry, Son, 15, Mill Hand, born Kidderminster Worcestershire May Sterry, Daur, 1, born Kidderminster Worcestershire 1911 census Kidderminster Worcestershire Kidderminster Union Workhouse 1 Sutton Road (RG14PN17565 RD374 SD3 ED22 SN9999) Elizabeth Sterry, Inmate, 13, School, born Birmingham Warwickshire Annie Sterry, Inmate, 9, School, born Smethwick Staffordshire John Sterry, Inmate, 5, School, born Kidderminster Worcestershire
Occupation
Marriage certificate of his daughter Elizabeth.
Shared note
1891 census Pembrokeshire Wales Pembroke Hut Encampment Barracks 2nd Battalion Duke of Cornwalls Light Infantry (RG12/4531/142) William Sterry, Soldier, Single, 21, Private in Duke of Corn[wall] L[ight] I[nfantry], born St Marys Kidderminster James Sterry, Soldier, Single, 21, Private in Duke of Corn[wall] L[ight] I[nfantry], born St Johns Kidderminster Chelsea Pensioner Records Regiment: Duke of Cornwall’s Light Infantry Army Rank: Private Born: St John’s parish, Kidderminster Worcestershire in 1870 Joined: 15th February 1888, aged 18 years 1 month Occupation: Labourer Qualifications: Groom Army Service: Home 13th February 1888 to 4th November 1899 South Africa 5th November 1899 to 15th September 1900 Home 16th September 1900 to 12th December 1902 Received 2 good conduct badges Discharged: 12th February 1902 at Birmingham after 13 years service Intended Place of Residence: 233 Halford Lane Smethwick Birmingham. Next of Kin: Wife Elizabeth Sterry (formerly Turner), married at St Mary’s church, Kidderminster on 16th February 1895, children George born 5th September 1895 and Margaret born 5th September 1897 Also mentions a Mrs Annie Sterry 15 Crowther Street Kidderminster