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Jane Crimlis, Filey, 1881 - 1950

P023: A.k.a. Jane Skelton, and Jane Johnson by marriage.
b. 1881 in Filey;
m. 1902;
d. 1950.

Jane Crimlis was the first child of Mary Crimlis and Thomas Skelton.
See: Chart F511

1881: Jane Crimlis was born in Filey.1

1881: UK census:2
Jane Crimlis at 2 weeks old was with her mother (unmarried), Mary Crimlis, lodging in Murray Street, Filey, at the time of the census, see Filey 1881

1881: December qtr, Mary Crimlis married Thomas Skelton.3

1891: UK Census:4
Shows "Jane Skelton" age 10, born in Scarborough area. (Following the marriage of her mother, Mary Crimlis, to Thomas Skelton, Jane was given the family surname).

1902: 28th April, 1902, Jane Skelton (age 21) married George Samuel Johnson (age 22) in Hull at the Parish Church of St. Stephen. 4, 5
George came from the Johnson fishing family, and Jane's father, Thomas Skelton, is quoted as a painter.
George Samuel, and Jane had seven children viz: Hilda 1902; Samuel Ross, 1909; Betty (brought up in Filey), 1910; Jenny, 1916; Lily 1919; Doris, 1922; and Vera, 1924.
1950: Jane (Johnson) died in Hull.6

1) FreeBMD
GRO Volume 9d Page 355, (Crimlis), accessed 23rd October, 2013.

2) Family Search:
PRO RG11, Piece / Folio 4801 /46, Page 32.. (Crimlis)
"England and Wales Census, 1881," index, FamilySearch ( : accessed 22 Feb 2013), Jane Crimlis in entry for John Richardson, 1881..
NB. The original transcription of this census showed Mary as aged 2 weeks.

3) FreeBMD:
GRO Scarborough Volume 9d Page 677, accessed 23rd September, 2013.

4) Family Search:
PRO RG13, Piece / Folio Details to follow (Crimlis)
"England and Wales Census, 1891," index, FamilySearch ( : accessed 22 Feb 2013), Jane Skelton, 1891.

5) Marriage Certificate

6) FreeBMD:
GRO Hull Volume 2a Page 194, accessed 23rd September, 2013.