Family History


Would love to hear from you about this. You can contact me at martis1@hotmail.co.uk MARY ANN BROOKS Born: 24/6/1844 Warwick Street, Woolwich Father: Job Brooks Mother: Maria Mitchell Died: 28/12/1923 2 Carlton Road, Manor Park Married: 20/8/1865 St James the Great Bethnal Green Middlesex Spouse: William Rothenburg Born: 27/1/1841 George Street, Bromley, Middlesex Father: John Rothenburg Mother: Ann Warr Died: 1901 West ham district Children: Elizabeth Rothenburg b 1866, Mile End, Essex. Ann Rothenburg b 1867 Stratford, Essex. William Rothenburg b 1868 Stratford Louisa Rothenburg b 1870 Stratford, Essex. William James Rothenburg b 1871 Stratford, Essex. Maria Rothenburg b 1872 Stratford, Essex. Alice Rothenburg b 1874 in Stratford, Essex Jane Rothenburg b 1875 in Stratford, Essex Clara Rothenburg b 1876 in Stratford,Eessex Mary Ann Rothenburg b 1878 Stratford, Essex Kate Rothenburg b 1879, Stratford, Essex) Albert Eugene Rothenburg b 1882 Stratford, Essex. Edward Rothenburg b 1884 Stratford, Essex Archer Rothenburg b 1886 Stratford, Essex 1844: Mary Ann Brooks, birth notified by her mother, who made her mark /8/1844. Father Job Brooks, occupation boiler maker 1851 census: Residing 3 East Street, Stratford with parents and brother Samuel aged eight 1861 census: Residing 4 Furniston? Road, Stratford. Servant to Eugene Carless, a manufacturing chemist, his wife Sarah and their two sons and three daughters. She was the only servant 1865: On marriage certificate of daughter Ann to Joseph John Martin he is called William James Rothenburg. William residing at 6 Ann Street and Mary Ann Brooks Bethnal Green. Witnessed by Job Brooks and Ann Lye An expert on the London clay pipe industry thinks the family worked as outworkers for a more well known manufacturer. Rose Rothenburg can remember William carried a silver topped cane and Mary Ann wore a black bonnet and a black cape that had ruffled silk round the edge and a silk bow to tie it with 1868: Residing Elizabeth Gardens, Stratford. Occupation: pipe maker (Birth certificate for William Rothenburg) 1871 census: Residing 30 Francis Street, Stratford. Occupation: William a m aster pipe maker employing 6 men 1881 census: Residing 30 Francis Street Stratford. Occupation: tobacco-pipe maker 1891 census: Residing 30 Francis Street, Stratford. Occupation tobacco pipe maker. As well as husband and daughter Annie also tobacco pipe makers. Mary Annís mother Maria Brooks had a grocerís shop at 36 Francis Street. 1901 census: Residing 38 Francis Street. Occupation: tobacco pipe maker 1911 census: Mary Ann Rothenburg residing 36 Francis Street with son William James and lodger George Childs 32 also single and a bricklayer born Stratford 1923: Mary Ann died in the house of her daughter Elizabeth Goodey who registered the death on the same day. Cause of death Chronic bronchitis.