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Urban William Doar
(From 1839/1839-After 1901)


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Lucy Chapman

Urban William Doar

  • Born: From Jan to Mar 1839, Sandiacre 2 3
  • Marriage: Lucy Chapman From Jan to Mar 1873 in Nottingham 1
  • Died: After Mar 1901

  General Notes:

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1890 - Urban W. Doar, builder, business at 9, Market Place, Heanor. Residential address on Church St; Heanor.

He was on the original 'Heanor Technical School Education Committee' when it opened.



In 1861 he was working as a Joiner and lodging with the Langridge family at Holland? Cottage, St Mary Extra (near Southampton). The family and neighbours were mostly described as seamen and mariners. 4

In 1871 he was lodging with William Fowler in Derby Rd, Heanor, and working as a Joiner and Builder. 5 6

In 1881 he was living in Market Place, Heanor with Lucy and his apprentice, Isaac Attenborough, and working as Joiner and Builder. 7 8

In 1891 he was living with Lucy and one servant at Russia Yard, Heanor and working as a Joiner and Builder. 9 10

In 1901 he was "Living on own means" at Market Place, Heanor, with Lucy, her brother Frederick and adopted daughter Muriell E. Brockett. 11 12


Urban married Lucy Chapman, daughter of William Chapman and Unknown, From Jan to Mar 1873 in Nottingham.1 (Lucy Chapman was born Cal 1840 in Ruddington, Notts 7 and died after Mar 1901.)


1 FreeBMD Online Index of BMD, England & Wales,, Marriage. Marriages Mar 1873 Doar Urban William 7b 390 Nottingham CHAPMAN Lucy Nottingham 7b 390.

2 Georgina Lyons, 1851C.

3 1837online (now findmypast),, Shardlow XIX 548.

4 Online Census and BMD,, 1861C.

5 Online Census and BMD,, 1871C.

6 Chris Andrew (candrew AT, 1871C. 1871 census: Derby Road, Heanor, Derbyshire
RG10 3481 7/7
William FOWLER Head M 51 FWK Derbys Heanor
Martha FOWLER Wife M 52 Dressmaker Derbys Heanor
Urban William DOAR Lodger U 31 Joiner & Builder Derbys Sandiacre

7 Online Census and BMD,, 1881C.

8 Chris Andrew (candrew AT, 1881C. 1881 census: Market Place, Heanor, Derbyshire
RG11 3324 106/8
Urban W DOAR Head M 41 Joiner & Builder Derbys Sandiacre
Lucy DOAR Wife M 41 Notts
Isaac ATTENBOROUGH Apprentice 14 Joiner & Builder Apprentice Derbys Clay Cross.

9 Online Census and BMD,, 1891C.

10 Chris Andrew (candrew AT, 1891C. 1891 census: Russia Yd, Heanor, Derbyshire
RG12 2663 51/20
Urban William DOAR Head M 52 Joiner & Builder Derbys Sandiacre
Lucy DOAR Wife M 51 Notts Ruddington
Sarah BREEDON Servant S 19 Domestic Servant Golden Valley Derbys

11 Online Census and BMD,, 1901C.

12 Chris Andrew (candrew AT, 1901C. 1901 census: Market Place, Heanor, Derbyshire
RG13 3147 112/38
Urban W DOAR Head M 62 Living on own means Derbys Sandiacre
Lucy DOAR Wife M 61 Notts Ruddington
Frederick CHAPMAN Bro in Law W 72 Notts Nottingham
Muriel E CROCKETT Adopted Dau 12 Notts Eastwood
Sarah MOORE Servant S 21 Domestic Nursemaid Derbys Codnor