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Born about 1796, probably in the United Kingdom
We have not located his birth record in Middlesex or surrounding areas. The Harvey surname is common in Wales and in Scotland. Some other families in the census near him were from Wales.
Married Mary Ann Wilson on November 5, 1826 in St. Andrews, Enfield, Middlesex, England
Source: Have certificate in our files
James Harvey - 'x' is his mark
Mary Ann Wilson - 'x' is her mark
Witnesses: Alexr Young and Ann ???
Mary Ann Wilson
Born between 1800-1805, probably in Middlesex, England.
Died - We have found her burial record at the Old St. John's Parish Cemetery in Potters Bar:
Listed as Mary Harvey, New Barnet. Buried February 11, 1887. Her age is 82.
1881 CENSUS, South Mimms, Middlesex ENG
HARVEY, W 85 F Born South Mimms, Middlesex, ENG age is a bit off, but the almshouse may not have known her exact age.
PLEASE NOTE: Parish names changed. Potters Bar had been in Middlesex County in 1841 census, was moved into Hertfordshire by 1851.
|1841 Census, South Mimms, Gannie Corner:
HARVEY, James age 35 Ag laborer Born Middlesex, S. Mims
1851 Census Chipping Barnett Hertfordshire,
Potters Bar, Gannie Corner, Hertfordshire, England
Cannot locate James and Mary in 1861 or 1871. Susan is living with aunt in Chelsea.
CHILDREN OF JAMES HARVEY AND MARY ANN WILSON
1. Samuel John Harvey
Born about 1829 in South Mimms, Middlesex, England
Died Jul-Aug-Sep 1841 in Edmonton, Middlesex, England (possibly where death registered)
2. Mary Ann Harvey
Born February 21, 1837 in South Mimms, Middlesex, England
Christened March 19, 1937 in Potters Bar, South Mimms, Middlesex, England
Died Apr-May-Jun 1841 in Potters Bar, Hertfordshire, England (possibly where death registered)
3. Joseph Harvey
Born September 28, 1839 in South Mimms, Middlesex, England
Christened October 20, 1839 in Potters Bar, South Mimms, Middlesex, England
Died June 29, 1856 in Potters Bar, South Mimms, Middlesex, England
Burial Old Parish Cemetery, Potters Bar, South Mimms, Hertfordshire, England
4. Frederick Harvey
Born February 14, 1842 in South Mimms, Middlesex, England
Christened March 13, 1842 in Potters Bar, South Mimms, Middlesex, England
Died Jan-Feb-Mar 1855 in Barnet, Middlesex, England
Date is from England-Wales BMD Index. Am wondering if it was transcribed wrong and should be 1845, since he is not with the family in 1851. Cannot locate him with another family either.
5. Susan Harvey
Born June 21, 1844 in Potters Bar, South Mimms, Middlesex, England
Christened August 11, 1844 in Potters Bar, South Mimms, Middlesex, England
Married Thomas Thompson (Sr) July 9, 1865 in Northend, Fulham, Middlesex, England
Died November 15, 1929 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA
Burial - Block 14, Lot 313, Section 8, Crown Hill Cemetary, Denver, Co.
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