Family History


This was my grandfather's cousin. Please contact me if you want about the people. I would love to learn more. martis1@hotmail.co.uk CHARLES STEER Born: 1/4/ 1845 Lancing Father: John Steer Mother: Margaret Nottingham Died: 1914 Brighton Baptised: 11/5/1845 Lancing Married: 22/8/1869 St Nicholas, Brighton Spouse: Sarah Ide Born: 1838 Sompting Parents: Francis & Jane Ide Died: 1908 Brighton Married: 1909 Brighton Spouse: Ellen Mary Searle born Harris Born: 1862 Brighton Died: 1913 Brighton Children: Thomas Charles Steer born 1870 Portslade Charles Steer born 1873 Portslade Margaret Louisa Steer born 1875 Falmer 1861 census: Residing with parents in North Lancing. Occupation: agricultural labourer. Sarah living in Brighton with her daughter Zilpah and parents. 1871 census: Residing Village, Portslade. Occupation: agricultural labourer 1881 census: Residing Hedgebourne, Falmer. Occupation: carman 1891 census: Residing 33 Hollingdean Rd, Brighton. Boarder Richard Sayer, carman, boarding with them 1901 census: Residing St Mary Magdeline Street Brighton. Occupation: carman for corporation 1907: Stepdaughter Violet Searle born 1907 Brighton 1911 census: Residing 13 Aberdeen Rd, Brighton (2 rooms). Occupation: contractorís carman Sarah Ide had daughter Zilpah Elizabeth Ide born 1859 in Brighton, recorded on 1871 census as Zilpah E Steer.In 1861 they were living with Sarahís parents Francis and jane Ide in Brighton. In 1881 Zilpah was working at Brighton chain pier bazaar. She married IST 1881 William Russell Steyning district and had a daughter Florence Russell b 1883 Brighton and 2nd 1890 Brighton district. William Thomas Simmonds, born 1864 a brewer. 1891 living Brighton. Son Albert W Simmonds born 1890. Zipah died 1905. Children of Charles Steer THOMAS CHARLES STEER Born: 1870 Portslade Father: Charles Steer Mother: Sarah Ide Baptised: 31/7/1870 Portslade Died: 1888 Brighton district CHARLES GEORGE STEER Born: 1873 Portslade Father: Charles Steer Mother: Sarah Ide Baptised: 31/8/1873 Portslade Died: 1946 Brighton Married: 1894 Brighton Spouse: Lucy Elizabeth Gearing Baptised: 22/8/1869 Rottingdean Parents: James & Paulina Gearing Died: 1944 Brighton Children: Margaret Steer born 1894 Brighton Georgina Steer born 1896 Brighton Charles Frederick Steer born 1901 Brighton 1901 census: Residing 32 Rodean Road Preston. Occupation: labourer 1911 census: Residing 20 Hollingbury Road, Brighton, Occupation: carman with corporation MARGARET LOUISA STEER Born: 1875 Brighton Father: Charles Steer Mother: Sarah Ide Died: 10/1/1944 St James Hospital London SW12 Baptised: 16/1/1876 St Peterís Brighton Married: 1902 Brighton Spouse: Charles James Hanmore Born: 1870 Tonbridge Died: 14/4/1924 Cane Hill Mental Hospital, Coulsdon Children: Charles David Hanmore born 1903 Brighton Leslie Hanmore born 1909 Bighton 1911 census: Occupation: Charles a jobbing gardener for a nurseryman. Margaret an apartments housekeeper. Ethel Knight servant with them, and Thomas Corder boarder, pensioned rate collector 1924: Charles left an estate of £92 0s 7d. Administration to wife 1944: Address had been 43 Foulser Road, Tooting. Administration to Charles David Hanmore company director, estate of £174.0s.6d