SYKES FAMILY


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CHART gives Sykes descent


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KENNETH:1 shows marriage certificate of Kenneth Sykes and Jean Coates - gives Kenneths age (and hence birth date) and father's name (Harry)
certificates can be obtained from a GRO

KENNETH:2 gives possible birth entries for Kenneth Sykes - this has mother's maiden name for each
taken from FreeBMD website

HARRY:1 gives possible marriage entries for Harry Sykes - looking for wife's maiden name matching that for Kenneth's mother
taken from FreeBMD website

HARRY:2 gives possible siblings of Kenneth
taken from FreeBMD website

HARRY:3 gives 1911 census entry for Harry Sykes and family - gives his age
taken from FindMyPast website - each entry cost about 6 of their tokens - 60 tokens can be bought for 6.95

HARRY:4 gives 1901 census entry for Harry Sykes, his widowed mother and her family - gives his age
Harry Sykes' involvement with newspapers in 1946 and 1901 was a useful clue
taken from FindMyPast website

BILLY:1 gives 1891 census entry for Harry Sykes, father Billy and his family - gives ages
taken from FindMyPast website

BILLY:2 gives 1881 census entry for Billy Sykes and his family - gives ages
taken from FindMyPast website

BILLY:3 gives death entry for Billy Sykes - gives age
taken from FreeBMD website

BILLY:4 gives death entry for Mary Ann widow of Billy Sykes - gives age
taken from FreeBMD website

BILLY:5 gives probable marriage entry for Billy Sykes
taken from FreeBMD website

BILLY:6 gives alternative, less probable, marriage entry for Billy Sykes
taken from FreeBMD website

BILLY:7 gives birth entry for Billy Sykes
taken from FreeBMD website

BILLY:8 and JOE:1 1871 gives census entry for Joe Sykes and his family including Billy - gives ages
mechanic occupation for Billy in 1871 and 1881 was a useful clue
taken from FindMyPast website

JOE:2 gives 1861 census entry for Joe Sykes and his family - gives ages
taken from FindMyPast website

JOE:3 gives alternative, improbabable, 1861 census entry for Joe Sykes and his family - gives ages
as no child Billy and living near probable father William this makes JOE:3 unlikely entry for Joe Sykes and makes JOE:2 likely
taken from FindMyPast website

JOE:4 gives 1851 census entry for Joe Sykes and his family - gives ages
taken from FindMyPast website

JOE:5 gives alternative, improbabable, 1851 census entry for Joe Sykes and his family - gives ages
made improbable by JOE:3 and so JOE:4 likely
taken from FindMyPast website

JOE:6 gives possible marriage entries for Joe Sykes
taken from FreeBMD website

BILLY:9 gives 1841 census entry for Billy Sykes the elder and his family including Joe - ages unreliable in 1841 census
taken from FindMyPast website