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Ann Tunaley b. 1835

Edward Tunaley b. 1844.



John Shaw


b. 18/5/1801

m. Margaret Speight

Derby, abt. 1830.


John d. 16/5/1871


1881 Census:

Family living at 224, Burton Rd, Derby.

Joseph Snr: Head, aged 45, Railway Clerk
Sarah, wife 42.
Joseph Jnr. 18, Railway Clerk.
Alfred (should read Albert), 14.
Frank 13.
Kate 8

Mary Ann Webb "General Servant", 18.

1891 Census:

Now living at 9, Hartington St., Derby.

Joseph Snr.: Head, aged 56, Railway Manager.
Sarah Wife 54.
Joseph Jnr., aged 28, Colliery Agent.
(Definition of "Colliery Agent": The person who acted for the coal owner, managing all of the coal owner's collieries.)
Frank 23 Locomotive Engineer.
Kate 18

Sarah Deville, 17.
Ellen Deville, 15.





Joseph Shaw (Snr.)


Railway Manager.

b. Derby 1835.

m. Sarah Tunaley

abt. 1857, Derby.



Edward John Shaw

b. Derby 1858 c. 11/12/1867, St. Andrews, Derby.

Albert Tunaley Shaw b. Derby 1866.
Frank Tunaley Shaw b. Derby 1868.
Kate Shaw b. Derby 1873.



Margaret Speight


b. 28/10/1804

m. John Shaw abt. 1830, Derby.


Margaret d. 11/3/1871



1881 census has Edward John Shaw, aged 23, birthplace St. Werburgh's Derby, working as a Coal Merchant's Clerk in Ipswich St. Mary, Suffolk.


1901 Census:

Joe and Sarah still living at 9, Hartington St., Derby.

Joseph aged 66, Railway Manager.
Sarah aged 64.

Mary Sharp, 28 Cook, Domestic



Census information courtesy of Paul Tunaley


Below: Hartington St., as it is today. Click on picture to enlarge. No. 9 is just beyond tree on left of picture.

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