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ID:544 John Obadiah Poyser 1871-1907
Lisa's 2nd Great Grandfather

Birth   

January 1871

Ogley Hay, Staffordshire

Death

April 1907

Cannock, Staffordshire

Mother   

Mary Seagar (b.1834)/ID:547

Father   

John Poyser (b.1834)/ID:542

 

Siblings

Sarah Pearce (b.1857)/ID:1854

 

Joseph Pearce (b.1858)/ID:545

 

Mary Mansfield (b.1859)/ID:420



William Poyser (b.1861)/ID:1855



Martha Poyser (b.1863)/ID:546

 

Charlotte Poyser (b.1865)/ID:532

 

Susannah Poyser (b.1869)/ID:549

 

John Obadiah Poyser (b.1871)/ID:544

 

Hannah Poyser (b.1873)/ID:539

 

Charles Isiah Poyser (b.1874)/ID:531

 

Emma Poyser (b.1876)/ID:537

Spouse  

Catherine E Cresswell (b.1873)/ID:188

 

Children 

John Poyser (b.1894) /ID: 541

 

Teresa Poyser (b.1896) /ID:550

 

Agnes Mary Poyser (b.1899) /ID: 529

 

James Poyser (b.1900) /ID:540

 

Emma Poyser (b.1902) /ID:536

 

Edwin Poyser (b.1906) /ID:534

 

 

1871

Jan-Mar 1871 - Birth of John Obadiah Poyser at Ogley Hay, Brownhills (registered at Lichfield)

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1871

1871 Census for 'Wolverhampton Road, Ogley Hay, Brownhills' 

Name                       

Relationship   

Condition  

Age    

Est YOB

Gender  

Birth County                     

Occupation                 

John Poyser            

Head               

Married     

36

1835      

Male      

Stonnall, Staffordshire

Miner                          

Mary Poyser

Wife

Married

37       

1834

Female

Staffordshire

 

Mary Mansfield

Daughter

 

12

1859

Female

Walsall, Staffordshire

 

Martha Poyser

Daughter

 

8

1863

Female

Bloxwich, Staffordshire

 

Charlotte Poyser

Daughter

 

6

1865

Female

Ogley Hay, Staffordshire

 

Susanna Poyser

Daughter

 

2

1869

Female

Ogley Hay, Staffordshire

 

John O Poyser

Son

 

2mths

1871

Male

Ogley Hay, Staffordshire

 

George Heatherbull

Lodger

 

18

1853

Male

St Georges, Shropshire

Miner

 

 

 

1881

1881 Census for 'Lichfield Road, Ogley Hay, Brownhills' 

Name                       

Relationship   

Condition  

Age    

Est YOB

Gender  

Birth County                      

Occupation                 

John Poyser            

Head               

Married      

46       

1835     

Male       

Brownhills, Staffordshire 

Coal Miner                 

Mary Poyser

Wife

Married

47

1834

Female

Wolverhampton, Staffs

 

Joseph Poyser

Son

 

22

1859

Male

Brownhills, Staffordshire

Coal Miner

Susannah Poyser

Daughter

 

12

1869

Female

Brownhills, Staffordshire

Scholar

John Poyser

Son

 

10

1871

Male

Brownhills, Staffordshire

Scholar

Hannah Poyser

Daughter

 

8

1873

Female

Brownhills, Staffordshire

Scholar

Charles Poyser

Son

 

7

1874

Male

Brownhills, Staffordshire

Scholar

Emma Poyser

Daughter

 

5

1876

Female

Brownhills, Staffordshire

Scholar

William R Night

Boarder

Unmarried

22

1859

Male

Brownhills, Staffordshire

Coal Miner

 

 

 

1891

1891 Census for 'Lichfield Road, Ogley Hay, Brownhills' 

Name                       

Relationship   

Condition  

Age    

Est YOB

Gender  

Birth County                      

Occupation                 

John Poyser            

Head               

Married      

56       

1835     

Male       

Brownhills, Staffordshire  

Coal Miner                 

Mary Poyser

Wife

Married

57

1834

Female

Wolverhampton, Staffs

 

John Poyser

Son

Single

20

1871

Male

Brownhills, Staffordshire

Coal Miner

Charles Poyser

Son

Single

17

1874

Male

Brownhills, Staffordshire

Coal Miner

Emma Poyser

Daughter

 

15

1876

Female

Brownhills, Staffordshire



 

1893

8th June 1893 - Marriage of John Obadiah Poyser and Kate Cresswell at St Marys Roman Catholic Church, Walsall, Staffordshire.

 

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1896

15 September 1896 - Birth of daughter, Teresa Maria Poyser at Brownhills, Staffordshire .

 

25 October 1896 Baptism of daughter, Teresa Maria Poyser at St Marys Roman Catholic Church, Walsall.
Her godmother was Teresa Cresswell.

 

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1901

1901 Census for 'Chester Road, Ogley Hay, Staffs'

Name                       

Relationship    

Status     

Age    

Est YOB

Gender   

Birth County                 

Occupation     

John Poyser            

Head                 

Married 

30       

1871       

Male       

Brownhills, Staffs        

Coal Miner Hewer

Catherine Poyser

Wife

Married

28

1873

Female

Walsall, Staffs

 

Mary Poyser

Daughter

 

2

1899

Female

Brownhills, Staffs        

 

James Poyser

Son

 

6 mths

1900

Male

Brownhills, Staffs        

 

1907

 

 

 

13 May 1907 - John Obadiah Poyser , age just 36, died in an accident at Coppice Colliery, Norton Canes nr Brownhills.

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His probate below names his wife, Catherine as his beneficiary.