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Family of Matthew SHORTLAND and Elizabeth CHAMBERS

Husband: Matthew SHORTLAND (aft1857- )
Wife: Elizabeth CHAMBERS (1856?- )
Children: Lydia SHORTLAND (1880- )
John SHORTLAND (1881- )
William SHORTLAND (1884- )
Frederick SHORTLAND (1889-1939)
Annie SHORTLAND (1891- )
Nellie SHORTLAND (1894- )
Marriage btw 1879 and 1880

Husband: Matthew SHORTLAND

Name: Matthew SHORTLAND
Sex: Male
Father: John SHORTLAND (1812?-1864)
Mother: Lydia DIX (1837?- )
Birth btw 1857 and 1859 Luton, Bedfordshire, UK
Census 7 Apr 1861 (age 2) Dunstable Rd, Luton, Bedfordshire, UK1
1 Dallow Lane
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 24) Luton, Bedfordshire, UK2
3 Burr Street, Luton, Bedfordshire
Occupation 3 Apr 1881 (age 21-24) Hat manufacturer; Luton, Bedfordshire, UK2
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 44) Luton, Bedfordshire, UK3
85 Park Street
Occupation 31 Mar 1901 (age 41-44) Straw Hat Manufacturer (own account); Luton, Bedfordshire, UK3
National or Tribal Origin English
Child Count 7
Marriage Count 1
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 55) Luton, Bedfordshire, UK4
85A PARK STREET LUTON BEDS
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 51-54) Straw Hat Manufacturer; Luton, Bedfordshire, UK4

Wife: Elizabeth CHAMBERS

Name: Elizabeth CHAMBERS
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1856 (est) Shillington, Bedfordshire, UK
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 25) Luton, Bedfordshire, UK2
3 Burr Street, Luton, Bedfordshire
Occupation 3 Apr 1881 (age 24-25) Hat sewer; Luton, Bedfordshire, UK2
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 45) Luton, Bedfordshire, UK3
85 Park Street
National or Tribal Origin English
Child Count 7
Marriage Count 1
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 56) Luton, Bedfordshire, UK4
85A PARK STREET LUTON BEDS

Child 1: Lydia SHORTLAND

Name: Lydia SHORTLAND
Sex: Female
Birth 1880
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 1) Luton, Bedfordshire, UK2
3 Burr Street, Luton, Bedfordshire
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 21) Luton, Bedfordshire, UK3
85 Park Street
Occupation 31 Mar 1901 (age 20-21) Straw Hat Finisher; Luton, Bedfordshire, UK3

Child 2: John SHORTLAND

Name: John SHORTLAND
Sex: Male
Birth 1881
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 3 mns) Luton, Bedfordshire, UK2
3 Burr Street, Luton, Bedfordshire

Child 3: William SHORTLAND

Name: William SHORTLAND
Sex: Male
Spouse: Emily Amanda ARNOLD ( - )
Birth 1884 Luton, Bedfordshire, UK
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 17) Luton, Bedfordshire, UK3
85 Park Street
Occupation 31 Mar 1901 (age 16-17) Straw Hat Blocker; Luton, Bedfordshire, UK3
National or Tribal Origin English
Child Count 2
Marriage Count 1

Child 4: Frederick SHORTLAND

Name: Frederick SHORTLAND
Sex: Male
Birth 1889 Luton, Bedfordshire, UK
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 12) Luton, Bedfordshire, UK3
85 Park Street
Death Q4 1939 (age 49-50) Luton, Bedfordshire, UK

Child 5: Annie SHORTLAND

Name: Annie SHORTLAND
Sex: Female
Birth 1891 Luton, Bedfordshire, UK4
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 10) Luton, Bedfordshire, UK3
85 Park Street
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 20) Luton, Bedfordshire, UK4
85A PARK STREET LUTON BEDS
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 19-20) Straw Hat Machinist; Luton, Bedfordshire, UK4

Child 6: Nellie SHORTLAND

Name: Nellie SHORTLAND
Sex: Female
Birth 1894 Luton, Bedfordshire, UK4
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 7) Luton, Bedfordshire, UK3
85 Park Street
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 17) Luton, Bedfordshire, UK4
85A PARK STREET LUTON BEDS
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 16-17) Straw Hat Machinist; Luton, Bedfordshire, UK4

Note on Husband: Matthew SHORTLAND

Conflicting dates of birth in different censuses ('57 and '59)

Sources

1"Census 1861 Dunstable Rd, Luton, Beds RG9/1014/15p.23".
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Source: Census 1861 Dunstable Rd, Luton, Beds RG9/1014/15p.23, 1861 - Luton John Shortland b 1812

2"Census 1881 Luton, Bedfordshire RG11/1650/67/p.21".
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Source: Census 1881 Luton, Bedfordshire RG11/1650/67/p.21, 1881 - Matthew and Elizabeth, 3 Burr St, Luton

3"Census 1901 Luton, Beds. RG13/1517/29/p.1".
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Source: Census 1901 Luton, Beds. RG13/1517/29/p.1, 1901 - Matthew and Elizabeth Shortland Luton

4"Census 1911 Luton, Bedfordshire, UK RG14PN8999 RG78PN479 RD178 SD2 ED6 SN8 (8 children born alive, 6 survive)".
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Source: Census 1911 Luton, Bedfordshire, UK RG14PN8999 RG78PN479 RD178 SD2 ED6 SN8 (8 children born alive, 6 survive), 1911 - Matthew and Elizabeth Luton (Medium)