NameThomas John BELLAS
Birthabt 1860, Liverpool, Lancashire, England
Death1932, Lancashire
OccupationRailway Yards Porter, Cab Driver
FatherThomas BELLAS (~1827-1863)
MotherDorothy SMITH (~1824-1886)
ChildrenThomas John (1883-)
 Isabella (~1888-)
 Elizabeth (~1890-)
 Stephen (~1899-)
Notes for Thomas John BELLAS
England and Wales Christening Records
Thomas John Bellas, christened January 8 1860, Christ Church Walton on the Hill, Everton, Lancashire, father Thomas Bellas, policeman, mother Dorothy.

In the 1861 census 8 Mona? Terrace, Everton, Liverpool, Lancashire. Head Thomas Bellas, age 33, dock porter, born Long Marton, Westmorland. Wife Dorothy Bellas, age 35, born Appleby, Westmorland. Daughter Mary J. Bellas, age 9, scholar, born Korsck?, Westmorland. Daughter Eleanor Bellas, age 8, scholar, born Liverpool, Lancashire. Daughter Dorothy Bellas, age 5, scholar born Liverpool. Son Thomas J. Bellas, age 1, born Liverpool.

In the 1871 census 20 Edinburgh Street, Everton, Liverpool, Lancashire. Head Dorothy Bellas, widow, age 47, laundress, born Appleby, Westmorland. Son Thomas J. Bellas, age 11, errand boy, born Liverpool, Lancashire. Daughter Margaret Bellas [could Dorothy now be using the name Margaret or was Margaret away in the 1861 census and Dorothy in the 1871 census?], age 14, assistant to mother, born Liverpool. Daughter Agnes A. Bellas, age 8, scholar, born Liverpool.

In the 1881 census 32 Luther street, Everton, Liverpool, Lancashire. Boarder Dorothy Bellas, widow, age 56, nurse domestic, born Appleby, Westmorland. Boarder Thomas Bellas, unmarried, age 21, optican commercial traveller, born Liverpool, Lancashire. They are boarding with Edward Thomas and his wife.

Marriage Certificate
Marriage at St. Mary’s Kirkdale in the Parish of Watson-on-the-Hill in the County of Lancaster.
September 14, 1882 Thomas John Bellas, full age, bachelor, greengrocer, 13 Whittle Street, father Thomas John Bellas, deceased and Elizabeth Irving, full age, spinster, 13 Whittle Street, father Matthew Irving, cowkeeper. In the presence of James Moorcroft and Agnes Annie Bellas [sister].

In the 1891 census 6 Park Grove, Bootle, Derby, Lancashire. Head Thomas J. Bellas, age 31, Railway yards Porter, employed, born Liverpool, Lancashire. Wife Elizabeth Bellas, age 30, born Long Martin, Westmorland. Son Thomas J. Bellas, age 7, scholar, born Liverpool, Lancashire. Daughter Isabella Bellas, age 3, scholar, born Liverpool. Daughter Elizabeth Bellas, age 5 months, born Bootle, Lanchashire.

In the 1911 census 109 Eastbourne Road, Birkdale, Formby, Southport, Lancashire. Head Thomas John Bellas, age 52, cab driver, worker, born Liverpool, Lancashire. Wife Elizabeth Bellas, age 50, married 28 years, 8 children born alive, all still living, born Westmoreland. Daughter Isabella Bellas, age 23, single, dressmaker, worker, working at home, born Liverpool, Lancashire. Son Stephen Bellas, age 12, school, born Birkdale, Lancashire. The house has 5 rooms.

In the April to June 1932 death index Thomas J. Bellas, age 72, Omskirk, Lancashire, volume 8b, page 861.
Last Modified 15 Jan 2012Created 4 Aug 2017 using Reunion 10 for Macintosh