NameJONES, 10495
Deathbef 1878
Spouses
1Jane SPOORS, 10494
Birthca 1845, West Rainton, DUR
DeathJ1922, Durham RD, DUR
Occupation1901: Washer Woman
FatherEdward SPOORS , 10730 (-<1878)
Misc. Notes
1881 Census Returns: RG11/4951 folio 91 page 27
9 Russell Street, Brandon & Byshottles, Durham
Thomas Laidman, head, married, 52, Coke Yard Lab. born Wecot [Hesket], Cumberland
Jane Laidman, wife, married, 35, born West Rainton, Durham
Wilson Laidman, son, unm. 15, Lab. born Laverson (Levens ?),Westmorland
Margth. Laidman, daur. unm. 13, scholar

1882: Water Houses, Brandon & Byshottles, Durham

1891 Census Returns: RG12/4093 folio 90 page 80 (Schedule 441)
Newhouse Cottages, village of Esh Winning, civil parish of Esh, Lanchester, Durham
Thomas Laidman Head M(arried) 62 Coke drawer (employed) (born) Cumberland High House
Jane Laidman Wife M(arried) 43 (born) Durham West Rainton
Mary J Spoors Step Dau(ghte)r 16 (born) Durham Broomside
Agnes Laidman Dau(ghte)r 11 Scholar (born) Durham Esh
Wilson Laidman (sic, for James Wilson) Son 8 Scholar (born) Durham Esh
Sarah Laidman Dau(ghte)r 7 Scholar (born) Durham Esh
Alice Laidman Dau(ghte)r 2 (born) Durham Esh
Note: (1) Wilson should be James Wilson (see 1901 census under third wife Jane JONES/SPOORS).
(2) There were 32 schedules for Newhouse Cottages, which would have been accommodation for workers at the nearby Esh Winning Colliery or Consay Colliery. Schedule 441 (for Thomas and family) recorded that the residence comprised three rooms.

1901 Census Returns: RG13/4674 folio 80 page 1 (Schedule 6)
4a New House Rd, Esh Winning, Lanchester, Durham, England
age 56, widow, washer woman, with children James Wilson (18), Sarah A (16), Alice (12) and four boarders
Jane Laidman Head Wid(ow) 56 Washer Woman at home (born) Durham West Rainton
James W Laidman Son S(ingle) 18 Coal Heaver Worker (born) Durham Waterhouses
Sarah A Laidman Dau(ghte)r 16 (born) Durham Waterhouses
Alice Laidman Daur 12 (born) Durham Waterhouses
Fred Gooding Boarder S(ingle) 19 Theatrical Act Worker (born) Suffolk
John Wade Boarder S(ingle) 49 Theatrical Act Worker (born) Manchester Lancs
Fred Homer Boarder S(ingle) 45 Carsman Worker (born) Durham Bishop Auckland
Thomas Hare Boarder S(ingle) 43 Carsman Worker (born) Durham

1911 census return: RG14PN29971 RG78PN1733 RD551 SD2 ED10 SN305
Co. Durham, Durham, 2 Hallgarth St
Jane Laidman, Widow, 64, married 34 years, 8 children born alive, 4 living, 4 dead, quitiling club [sic, interrogation mark by ennumerator], At home, born Waterhouses Durham
James W Laidman, Son, 29, Married 8 years, 5 children born alive, all living, miner (hewer), Worker, born Durham [”county” deleted, + “do” for “Waterhouses”]
Sally Laidman, Daughter, 27, single, out of work, born Durham [”county” deleted, + “do” for “Waterhouses”]
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