Margaret Ann Hastings (Maggie)

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Many thanks to Marie (Rathbone)Shaw, granddaughter who lives in Canada.
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Born 29.10.1883 172 Cleveland Street, Birkenhead
Father: Jacob Alfred Hastings

Married 3.9.1883
Holy Trinity, Birkenhead

b. 1854 Crewe, Cheshire James Hastings
  Margaret Sophia lamb
Mother: Ellen Adams

 Married 38 years then widowed.

b. 4.4.1862 Robert Adams
d. 14.6.1938 (75yrs) Anne Howard
Siblings: Margaret Ann b. 29.10.1883 m. John (Rathbone) Shaw - 8.10 1907
Ellen b. 1886 m. John Joseph Kelly
Katie b. 1889 m. Joseph Greaves
Elizabeth Ann b. 1891? m. William Miller Boyd -  27.5.1911
Sarah Ann b. Dec.1893 m. Samuel Youde on 4.8.1919
Children: Eileen Youde b.1920 married John Wiliam Slawson
Janet May
2011Janet May Hastings was in a Seamens Orphange in 1911 West Derby,Newsham  Park. Why she was she not in Willaston Road, Birkenhead with rest of family?
b. June Qtr 1896 m. John Sadler - 5.4.1915
Emily b. 1898 m. Jack Troak?
Married: John (Rathbone) Shaw
b.10.7.1875 - Cheshire UK
8th October, 1907
Zion Methodist Parsonage, Kenora, Canada
1891:  6 Elizabeth Street, Birkenhead
1901: Civil parish, Birkenhead. Worked for the Hinton family as a domestic servant
1901: 181 Conway Street
1907: Emigrated: 26th September - left Liverpool on the "Southwark"
1907: 5th October: arrived in Quebec
  8th October: married in Kenora, Ontario, Canada
1929: Medicine Hat, Alberta. Retired - domestic and nurse
11.9.1953 in Medicine Hat Hospital, Alberta
Buried in Hillside Cemetery - Burial Plot 274C
Notes: Medical: c1935 - Mastectomy: 1951 - stroke, recovered: 1953 - Bowel cancer
Children: John (1908), Grace Marguerite (1909-1995), Sydney Geoffrey (1911-1956), Alice May (1913 - 1967), Beatrice Maude (1915 - 1979), Charles Joseph (1917 - 1987), George Frederick (1924 - 1994)

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  1907: Margaret Hastings and John Rathbone Shaw 1908: Margaret Shaw with son, John Wilfred.
Baby in Christening gown. Their first child, John Rathbone Shaw. (He was nick named Wilfred.)
Wilfred died from the Spanish Flu of 1918.