The family of Samuel George Reese Prosser and Ellen Kirk
(Great Grandparents)

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  His Parents:   Her Parents:
   Samuel PROSSER    John KIRK
   Emma DAVIES    Caroline TUPLING
Samuel George Reese PROSSER  Ellen KIRK 
Married     18/07/1880 at Derby Register Office
Bd  04/08/1858 (IGI) Bd q2 1862  (GRO Radford, Notts)
Bp 16/10/1859 Baltimore, USA Bp  
Dd 06/06/1923 age 63 Crumpsall Manchester Dd  25/06/1942 age 80 Altrincham
Bur   Bur  
Occ Compositor Occ  
 Their Children:
1   George John  Bd 23/12/1880 Derby
2   Hubert Llewelyn  Bd q3 1886 (GRO Derby 7b,533)
3   Frank Leslie  Bd q1 1892 (GRO Prestwich 8d,375)



Samuel George Reese was baptised at St. Peter's Protestant Episcopal, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Samuel George Reese Prosser died at 54 Cleveland Road Crumpsall, Manchester.  Cause of death was epitheliomia of the tongue and metastases of glands and jaw.  His son T.L. Prosser (Hubert?) of 21 St Mary's Road, Ashton upon Mersey was the informant (Death Certificate).

Ellen Prosser died at the Convent of Our Lady of the Vale, Bowdon, Cheshire.  Cause of death was cerebral thrombosis.  Her home was 13 King Edward Buildings, Bury Old Road, Salford.  She was widow of George Samuel Prosser, Compositor (Newspaper).  Her son H.L. Prosser of 'Gawsworth', Washway Road, Sale was the informant (Death Certificate).

Hubert Llewelyn married Florence M Carter q3 1913 (GRO Prestwich 8d,862)
Frank Leslie married Dorothy Metcalf q4 1928 (GRO Oldham 8d,1460)

On the 1891 census the family address is given as 1 Percy Street Crumpsall.  By the 1901 census they were living at 40 Cleveland Road Crumpsall.  The Manchester directories give the following additional information:

In 1892 and 1894 Prosser, George - compositor - 1 Percy Street Crumpsall
(Note 40 to 44 Cleveland Road are listed as 40 to 44 Albert Terrace and Percy Street follows immediately after No 44)

In the 1900 Manchester Directory (vol 2, page 161 Prestwich) Prosser, George - compositor - 40 Albert Terrace, Cleveland Road, Crumpsall.  Note this directory shows part of Cleveland Road south east as

Hull Street
20 to 30 Cleveland Road [even nos.] 
St Mary's Mission Church 
32, 34, 40, 42 and 44 Cleveland Road (40 to 44 are Albert Terrace as above)
Percy Street
46, 48, 50, 52, 54 Cleveland Road (known as Kinross Terrace)
56 and 58 Cleveland Road
1 to 6 Highfield Terrace

In the 1909 Manchester Directory (part 2, page 216 Prestwich) Prosser, George 54 Cleveland Road, Crumpsall.  It would appear that the houses have been renumbered as the following information is given:

Hull Street
8, 12, 18 to 26 Cleveland Road [even nos.] 
St Mary's Mission Church 
40, 42, 44, 46, 52, 54, 56, 58 Cleveland Road (no mention of  Albert Terrace)
Percy Street
60 Cleveland Road and onwards

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This is both 40 and 54 Cleveland Road, Crumpsall, Manchester! 
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CENSUS INFORMATION (For more detailed census info click on link)

 Census S. George R. Prosser Ellen Kirk
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