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Saturday, July 29, 2006

Robert & Florence Foss (nee Watts) 1872

Pictured left is Robert Foss with his second wife.

Great grandad, Robert Foss was born in Leicester in 1872 . Florence was born in leicester in 1872.

Florence was daughter of Thomas Watts and Priscilla Spary (nee West)

In August 1895 at St Saviour's Church, Leicester Florence married Robert Foss. Witnesses were Joseph West Watts (her brother) and Ellen Elizabeth Watts (her sister). At the time of marriage robert was living at 43 Mount Road, Leicester and Florence at 41 Friar's Causeway, Leicester. Florence and Robert went on to have three children;
  1. Florence Foss (b 1901)
  2. Nellie Foss (b 1900)
  3. Uknown - died in infancy from Consumption
In the 1901 census Florence and Robert are living at Trafford Street, West Humberston, Robert being listed as a shoe testing machine operator.

Florence died in c1913 and Robert married again and had a daughter Gertrude.


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