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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
1871
Jan-Mar 1871 - Birth of John Obadiah Poyser at Ogley Hay, Brownhills (registered at Lichfield)
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 Walsall, Staffordshire.
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.
His probate below names his wife, Catherine as his beneficiary. 
1907
13 May 1907 - Johns death at  the Coppice Colliery, Norton Canes, Staffordshire, England