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Occupations – Great Grand-Aunt Fanny was a Milliner

In 1871 Fanny Dinnis was working as a Milliner, we ¬†know this from looking at the England Census of that year. She was 25 years old, living in Islington, London with her parents John and Charlotte Dinnis, brother George and … Continue reading

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The life and times of my great grand-aunt Fanny Dinnis (2)

Thanks to information gained from the England Census in 1851 it is possible to confirm Fanny was aged 5 in this year and two more children had been added to the family. Harry was born in 1848 and Charlotte Harriet … Continue reading

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