Born 1850 Easington

Married 15 June 1870 Eliza Smith

Born Derbyshire 1846

At Walts Street, Trimdon as per 1881 census


George William Makepeace Born 1872

Emily Makepeace Born 1873

Mary Makepeace Born 1875

Martha Makepeace Born 1877

Robert H. Makepeace Born 1878

Eliza Makepeace Born 1879

Elizabeth Makepeace Born 1880

All born Trimdon Colliery or Trimdon

Eliza Died in 1881 and Robert married again and had a second family.

Mary Makepeace married James William Miller

She died in Wallsend in 1851

Her great granddaughter Helen Aird helped with much of this research

Robert married Margaret Lucas on September 19th 1882. Margaret was born in Whitehaven.

Their son Francis was born at Wingate Foundry on 7th August 1883

Frank went to Oxford University and married Dora Mary Curtis who he met while working at the Sun Alliance Assurance Company in Liverpool. They later moved to Denmark Hill, London where Frank had his own acturial business.

They were married in St John's Church, Egremont on 7 July 1914.

This information provided by Stephen Cook, the great nephew of Dora Mary Curtis.

Last updated August 2006