James McGrath

ID# 4502, (4 May 1850 - )


James McGrath was born on 4 May 1850 at 1 Court, Forrest Street, Liverpool, Lancashire, England,

James McGraw
Boy
Parents: Joseph McGraw, Stevedore, & Margaret McGraw formerly Freel

informant: Margaret McGraw, Mother, 1 Court, Forrest Street Liverpool
9 May 1850.1,2



James McGraw was baptised on 5 May 1850 in St Peters Priory, Liverpool, Lancashire, England,

Baptised 5 May 1850
Born 4 May
James McGrath
Parents: Joseph & Margt McGrath
Godfather: Richard McAlinder
Godmother: Marg Devlin.1,3

He was the son of Joseph McGraw and Margaret Freel.

As of bt 1851 - 1861,James McGrath was also known as James McGraw.



James appeared on the 1851 English Census of 30 Mar 1851 in the household of Joseph McGraw at Forrest Street, No 2 Court, Liverpool, Lancashire, England;
McGRAW Joseph, Head, M, 45, Dock Labourer, Ireland
McGRAW Margaret, Wife, M, 40, Ireland
McGRAW Edward, Son, Un, 12, St Thomas School, Liverpool
McGRAW Joseph, Son, Un, 9, St Thomas School, Liverpool
McGRAW John, Son, Un, 5, Pitt St School, Liverpool
McGRAW James, Son, Un, 10mths, Liverpool.4



James appeared on the 1861 English Census of 7 Apr 1861 in the household of Joseph McGraw at 1 Forrest Court, Liverpool, Lancashire, England;
McGRAW Joseph, Head, M, 49, Dock Labourer, Ireland
McGRAW Margaret, Wife, M, 43, Ireland
McGRAW Joseph, Son, Un, 18, Dock Labourer, Liverpool, Lancashire
McGRAW John, Son, Un, 14, Carter, Liverpool, Lancashire
McGRAW James, Son, 10, Scholar, Liverpool, Lancahsire
McGRAW Margaret, Dau, 7, Scholar, Liverpool, Lancashire.5



James appeared on the 1871 English Census of 2 Apr 1871 in the household of Joseph McGrath at 2 Court Forrest Street, Liverpool, Lancashire, England;
McGRATH Joseph, Head, Widower, 54, Stevedore, Ireland (should be 64/65)
McGRATH John, Son, Widower, 24, Lumper Dock, Lancashire Liverpool
McGRATH James, Son, Unm, 19, Carter, Lancashire Liverpool
McGRATH Mary/ Marg, Dau, Unm, 17, Lancashire, Liverpool.6



James McGrath married Margaret Clare on 16 Mar 1874 at Liverpool Parish, Liverpool, Lancashire, England,

Parents: Joseph McGrath & Thomas Clare.7,8



James appeared on the 1881 English Census of 3 Apr 1881 at 15 Forrest Street, Liverpool, Lancashire, England, also listed in the household was Margaret, Mary, James, Sarah and Joseph ;
McGRATH James, Head, Mar, 30, Cab Driver, Liverpool, Lancashire
McGRATH Margaret, Wife, Mar, 26, Liverpool, Lancashire
McGRATH Mary A, Daur, Un, 6, Scholar, Liverpool
McGRATH James, Son, 4, Liverpool
McGRATH Sarah, Daur, 2, Liverpool
McGRATH Joseph, Son, 1, Liverpool.9



James appeared on the 1891 English Census of 5 Apr 1891 at 28 Pitt Street, Liverpool, Lancashire, England, also listed in the household was Margaret, Mary, James, Margaret and Francis ;
McGRATH James, Head, M, 39, Green Fruit Business, own means, Liverpool
McGRATH Margaret, Wife, M, 33, Liverpool
McGRATH Mary A, Dau, Single, 16, At Home, Liverpool
McGRATH James, Son, Single, 14, Cart Driver, Liverpool
McGRATH Margaret, Dau, 9, Liverpool
McGRATH Francis, Son, 1, Liverpool.10



James appeared on the 1901 English Census of 31 Mar 1901 at 28 Pitt Street, Liverpool, Lancashire, England, also listed in the household was Margaret, James, Margaret, Francis and Teresa ;
McGRATH James, Head, M, 44, Horse Dealer ( Groom Stable), own account, Liverpool
McGRATH Margaret, Wife, M, 42, Fruit Shopkeeper, own account at home, Liverpool
McGRATH James, Son, Single, 23, Carter, employer, Liverpool
McGRATH Margaret, Dau, Single, 19, Liverpool
McGRATH Francis, Son, Single, 10, Liverpool
McGRATH Teresa, Dau, 7, Liverpool.11



James appeared on the 1911 English Census of 2 Apr 1911 in the household of Margaret McGrath at 28 Pitt Street, Liverpool, Lancashire, England;
Mc GRATH Margaret, Head, 50, Single, no children, Dealer, Shopkeeper, Fruit, Own Account, At Home, Liverpool Lancashire, British
Mc GRATH James, Brother, 58, Widower, Dealer, Horse, Own Acc, Liverpool Lancashire
Mc GRATH John, Brother, 66, Single, no children, Dealer, Horse, own Acc, Liverpool Lancashire
Mc GRATH Francis, Nephew, 21, Single, Motor Mechanic, Motor, Own Acc, Liverpool Lancashire
Mc GRATH Teresa, Niece, 19, Single, Domestic, House, Own Acc, At Home, Liverpool Lancashire.12



     Research Note:
Unable to correctly ID a death for James as of yet May 2017, but have some as of yet to rule out. Does not appear on the 1939 UK Registration, so has most likely died before this date.



James and Margaret had 9 Known Children.

Children of James McGrath and Margaret Clare

FatherJoseph McGraw (c 1806 - 17 Oct 1884)
MotherMargaret Freel (c 1818 - 7 Apr 1867)

Citations

  1. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  2. [S78] BDM Indexes online: England Civil Registration online, findmypast.co.uk . Online www.findmypast.com/ www.ancestry.co.uk;, 1850 St Thomas, Liverpool XX 516, June Qtr,.
  3. [S54] Old Church Records, Parish Registers, Various Repositories, St Peters Priory, Liverpool, Lancashire Catholic Baptisms 1802 - 1906, via Ancestry.co.uk. Hereinafter cited as Parish Registers.
  4. [S81] 1851 English Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 30 March 1851), 1851 Liverpool Vol 21, Pitt St & Gt George Wards, HO 107/2181 Section 2 Folio No 253 (page 00486) St Thomas District 1a, recorded as surname of NEGRAW. Hereinafter cited as 1851 English Census.
  5. [S30] 1861 English Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 7 April 1861), 1861 St Thomas Liverpool, Lancashire, District 3d, RG 9/2674, page 34. Hereinafter cited as 1861 English Census.
  6. [S31] 1871 English Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 2 Arpril 1871), 1871 Lancashire, Liverpool, St Thomas, District 2, RG 10/ 3776, page 12
    Recorded as Mc Grath. Hereinafter cited as 1871 English Census.
  7. [S78] England Civil Registration online BDM Indexes online, 1874 March Qtr, Liverpool, Lancashire, 8b 287.
  8. [S21] Church Registers, Various Repositories , England Select Marriages 1538-1973 - Liverpool Parish, Lancashire FHL Film No 93933 Ref It-737 Pg - 216 Cm-432. Hereinafter cited as Church Registers.
  9. [S80] 1881 English Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 3 April 1881), 1881 Lancashire, Liverpool, St Thomas, District 2, RG 11/3615 page 43. Hereinafter cited as 1881 English Census.
  10. [S74] 1891 English Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 5 April 1891), 1891 Lancashire, Liverpool, St Thomas, District 2, RG 12/2910 page 27. Hereinafter cited as 1891 English Census.
  11. [S65] 1901 English Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 31 March 1901), 1901 Liverpool St Thomas, Lancashire, District 1, RG 13/3414 page 22. Hereinafter cited as 1901 English Census.
  12. [S128] PRO England, 1911 English Census (www.Findmypast.co.uk: National Archives England, 2 April 1911), 1911 Liverpool Lancashire RG14PN22203 RG78PN1313 RD453 SD3 ED29 SN90 Mc Grath. Hereinafter cited as 1911 English Census.