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21-06-2006, 12:07 PM
Seek any gleanings per this family in Toddington from 1881 on. Walter John Timms a wheelwright/undertaker/sometime parish clerk. His son, Harry M Timms who had the village grocers, and daughter, Nellie Cooper Timms b 1885.
Many thanks Red

22-06-2006, 9:26 AM

Here are the family in the 1891 census of Toddington:

RG12/1263, folio 14, page 4
Schedule 20, Tanners End

Walter J TIMMS Head Mar 35 Wheelwright Harwick cum W Bucks
Sarah A do Wife Mar 36 Tebworth Beds
Harry M do Son 8 Scholar Toddington do
Nellie C do Daur 5 do do do

Next entry down at the Butchers Shop & House is a James M TIMMS, aged 40, Dairyman, born Chalton, Beds with wife Elizabeth and family - any connection??

And here is Walter in the 1901 census of Toddington:

RG13/1506, folio 48, page 4
Schedule 25, Parsonage End

Walter John TIMMS Head M 48 Wheelwright & Carpenter Bucks Weedon
Sarah Ann do Wife M 46 Beds Tilsworth
Nellie Cooper do Daur S 15 Dressmakers Assistant do Toddington
Alice TAYLOR Lodger S 51 Straw Bonnet Sewer do do

Harry is in Ware in the 1901 census:

RG13/1282, folio 29, page 14
Schedule 91, Trinity Road

Harry TIMMS Boarder S 18 Grocer's Assistant Beds Toddington

He is in the household of a Samuel ANDREWS, 48, Bricklayer, born Ware.


10-07-2006, 11:51 AM
Dear Janet,
Many thanks for your kind help. I am most grateful.
Do please forgive the delay in my getting back to you --- problems with the "electronic marvel" !!
Best wishes