Edward Sloman AUSTIN

Male 1841 - 1928  (86 years)


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  • Name Edward Sloman AUSTIN  [1
    Born 27 Aug 1841  Cross Street, Homerton, Hackney, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation labourer 
    Reference 81 
    Died 07 Apr 1928  96 North Marine Avenue, Scarborough, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • bapt. 20 Sep 1841 St. John, Hackney.
      Cause of death of Edward Sloman Austin: hypostatic pneumonia; cerebral arterial sclerosis.
      Marriage note: Witnesses to marriage to Thomas Peacock, James Gill (or Hill) and Lavinia Margretta Gill; father William alive and a labourer.
      She was the informant at her son's birth.
      Memorial inscription: Eleanora Lavinia Margretta, the beloved wife of Edward Austin, who died Dec 18th, 1900, aged 58 years. A loving heart and true. Also of Edward Austin, beloved husband of the above, who passed away Apr 7th, 1928, ages 85 years.
      On 1863 son's birth certificate: Thomas was a journeyman optician
      Marriage to Edward Sloman Austin: Edward Sloman Austin, son of Edward Austin and Sarah/ Mary Austin, formerly Ruskin, father's occupation , sawyer. Informant: Edward Austin, father. Cross Street, Homerton, Hackney, registered 14th Sep 1841.
      baptism: St. John Hackney, Sep 20th, 1841 Edward Sloman, son of Edward Austin and Mary Ann Austin of Cross Street, Labourer.

      Census 1891 Hornsey, Mddx. RG12/1066 p. 25, folio 129.
      54 Matthias Road
      Edward Austin Head m. 50 Rag dealer London, b. Whitechapel
      Eleanor Austin Wife m. 46 Rag dealer London, b. Tower Hill
      Arthur Austin son S. ? 19 Rag dealer London, b. South Hornsey
      James Austin son S. 17 Carman London, b. South Hornsey
      Ellen Austin Daur. S. 14 London , b. South Hornsey
      Alice McKay Sev. s. 19 General Servant b. Scotland

      Census 1881 1378/133/98
      14 Matthias Road, Horney
      Edward Austin 40 Head M Rag sorter Shoreditch
      Eleanora Austin 39 Wife Rag sorter London
      William Austin 17 son Rag sorter St. George East
      Henery Austin 13 son Shadwell
      Arthur Austin 9 son Hornsey
      James Austin 7 son Hornsey
      Eleanora Austin 5 dau. Hornsey
      Searchers made in both Shadwell and South Hornsey addresses in 1871 census, no luck.

      Census 1861 0542/ 605 Dist. 16
      22 St. John Street, St. George in the East, Mddx.
      together with families of William Mallett and David Walter Mallett
      William Gill Head mar. 50 Dock labourer, b. Ireland
      Margarita Gill Wife MAr 42 Umbrella maker, Mddx, St. Bride's
      Eleanora Gill Dau. un. 16 Parasol maker, Mddx. City of London
      Florence Gill Dau 9 scholar Whitechapel
      Charles Evans Lodger un 18 Dock labourer Mddx Wappington
      Edward Austin Lodger un 19 Paper stainer Mddx Hackney
      Wallin [sic] Macman lodger 14 paper stainer Mddx St. George's East

      Census 1851 West Hackney, Dalston Piece Folio 254V
      Tyssen Street
      Edward Austin Head W 34 Sawyer Goswell Street (Islington)
      Edward Austin son 9 Homerton (Hackney)

      Abney Park Cemetery, grave 102341, Sec G6 Information from Register
      Interments: Eleanora Margretta Austin age 56 years, 29 Barratts Grove, Stoke newington, N Buried 22 Dec 1900
      Edward Austin , age 86 years, 96 Marina Road, Scarborough, buried 12 Apr 1928
      Street directories: Edward Austin rag merchant and marine store dealer at 54 Matthias Road (formerly Matthias Place) from 1878 to 1891. In 1893 he is succeeded by Henry Austin.
      Hacknery Archives: LBH/C/ 35/8 - 18 E. Austin & sons, rag and paper merchants of Barretts Grove, Stoke Newington, later metal merchants at Atlas Wharf, Hackney, about 1918.
      Group of deeds: 21 APr 1899 Mr. Wm. Shepherd and his mortgage to Messrs. E. Austin & Sons of No 14 Boleyn Road, Kingsland. Edward Austin, Henry Edward Austin, Arthur Austin, & James Austin all of Barrett's Grove, Stoke Newington. factory incl. Smith's shop and forge. Also bought no 11 and nos. 12 and 102 Boleyn Road and no .16.
      E. Austin & Sons of Atlas Wharf, Hackney was next to British Perforated Paper and Cornico. They employed 400 people and built houses in Berkshire Road for the workers; it was a housing trust; after W.W.II the rent was 10/a week' they earned about L/5 a week.
      The Peacocks were employed in the works as foremen; there were four: father and three sons.
      E. Austin & Sons moved to Ware about 1960. Douglas and Stanley Austin (cousins) died and the works was converted by Douglas's son into a plant hire company. There was also a factory at Old Ford which was a laundry for wiping rags.
    Person ID I81  East Anglia
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2012 

    Father Edward AUSTIN,   b. Abt 1815 
    Mother Mary RUSKIN,   b. Abt 1815 
    Family ID F44  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Eleanora Lavinia Margretta GILL,   b. 03 Sep 1844, 6 Barking Churchyard, Allhallows, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1900, 28 Barratts Grove, Hackney, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married Abt 1865 
    Children 
     1. Emma AUSTIN,   b. 04 Feb 1866, 22 John Street, St George in the East, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1866, 22 John Street, St George in the East, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Jane AUSTIN,   b. 04 Feb 1866, 22 John Street, St George in the East, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1866, 22 John Street, St George in the East, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +3. Henry Edward AUSTIN,   b. 13 Feb 1868, 4 Peabody Square, Shadwell, Stepney, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Aug 1950  (Age 82 years)
     4. Arthur AUSTIN,   b. 16 Mar 1872, 5 Hope Terrace, St. Matthias Road, South Hornsey, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1961, 26 Wilbury Villas, Hove, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     5. James AUSTIN,   b. 20 May 1874, 5 Hope Terrace, South Hornsey, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1958  (Age 83 years)
     6. Eleanor Lavinia Margretta AUSTIN,   b. 05 Oct 1876,   d. 10 Oct 1957, Dedham, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F42  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Aug 1841 - Cross Street, Homerton, Hackney, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 07 Apr 1928 - 96 North Marine Avenue, Scarborough, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Robert Mallett, Bungay, Compiler: Sandra-Lynn Janzen, (Mar 26, 2012), M18-3R13S1.