(Cal 1832-From 1909/1909)
In 1861 she was living in Market St, Beeston with husband tailor William Tomlinson Thums and their children at Market St, Beeston. She was described as a Dressmaker. 7
In 1871, after the recent death of her husband she was working as a Dressmaker and living with four of her children in the High Road, Beeston. 8
In 1901 she was a widowed Dressmaker working at home on her own account at 4 Victoria Cottages, Villa St, Beeston. 9
Ann next married Peter Kirkby, son of Samuel Kirkby and Mary Cutts, on 4 May 1875 in Basford.2 3 (Peter Kirkby was born circa 1811 in Hucknall Torkard, Notts 11, christened on 7 Apr 1811 in Hucknall Torkard 12 and died on 21 Jul 1893 in High Road, Beeston 13 14.)
Nottingham Family History Society (NFHS), www.nottsfhs.org.uk, THUMS William Tomlinson DAY Ann BEE 4/10/1853
2 FreeBMD Online Index of BMD, England & Wales, www.freebmd.org.uk, Marriage. Marriages Jun 1875 KIRKBY Peter Basford 7b 151 THUMS Ann Basford 7b 151. Ordered 3/1/5.
3 Nottingham Family History Society (NFHS), www.nottsfhs.org.uk, Marriage. KIRKBYPeterTHUMSAnnBEE4/05/1875.
4 Census UK, http://www.censusuk.co.uk/, 1871 1881. Name RelationMarital StatusGenderAgeBirthplaceOccupationDisability Peter KIRKBYHead M Male 68 Hucknall Forkard, Nottingham, England Lace Maker Ann KIRKBY Wife M Female 48 Smalley, Derby, England Dress Maker Aurther Thomas KIRKBY Son Male 16 Beeston, Nottingham, England Butcher Source Information: Dwelling High Street Census PlaceBeeston, Nottingham, England Family History Library Film 1341794 Public Records Office Reference RG11 Piece / Folio 3331 / 33 Page Number 6.
The Church of Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index, www.familysearch.org/, ANNE DAY
Christening: 17 NOV 1832 Smalley, Derby
Father: HENRY DAY
Mother: HANNAH. Looks pretty good but parents names not amongst children. (not so! - found a Henry in 1861).
6 FreeBMD Online Index of BMD, England & Wales, www.freebmd.org.uk, Death. Deaths Jun 1909 KIRKBY Ann 76 Basford 7b 107.
7 Ancestry.com Online Census and BMD, www.ancestry.com, 1861C.
8 Ancestry.com Online Census and BMD, www.ancestry.com, 1871C.
9 Ancestry.com Online Census and BMD, www.ancestry.com, 1901C.
Nottingham Family History Society (NFHS), www.nottsfhs.org.uk,
HUT 5/12/1830William Tomlinson William Sarah THUMBS Shopkeeper
11 Email Gaynor Kirkby 2004 - incl. info in letters from J Redpath 1987, Kirkby (unknown) had two children Rebecca b 1811-1870; and Peter b.1813 Lacemanufacter from Hucknall Torkard. Doesn't agree with baptism.
12 Nottingham Family History Society (NFHS), www.nottsfhs.org.uk, Baptism. HUT 7/04/1811 Peter Samuel Mary KIRKBY.
13 FreeBMD Online Index of BMD, England & Wales, www.freebmd.org.uk, Death. Deaths Sep 1893 Kirkby Peter 82 Basford 7b 105.
14 General Register Office (England & Wales) Certificate, http://www.gro.gov.uk/gro/content/home.asp, Death.