George FORD was born bet. July and September, 1838 in Stoke Golding, Leicestershire, England. He married Harriet KNIBBS bet. October and December, 1859 in Hinckley District, Leicestershire, England. He died bet. April and June, 1902 in Foleshill District, Warwickshire, England. Harriet KNIBBS, daughter of Edward KNIBBS and Fanny BERRY , was born bef. 16 January 1833 in Banbury, Oxfordshire, England. She died bet. October and December, 1901 in Foleshill District, Warwickshire, England.


Children of George FORD and Harriet KNIBBS are:
1. Henry FORD, b. bet. January and March, 1859
2. George FORD, b. abt. 1862
3. Alfred FORD, b. abt. 1870
4. Mary E FORD, b. abt. 1867
5. Edward FORD, b. abt. 1872
6. Harriet FORD, b. bet. October and December, 1874
7. Harriet FORD, b. bet. April and June, 1868

Notes for George FORD:

George appears in the 1861 census living at Polesworth, Warwickshire:
George Ford Head Mar 22 Ah Lab Leicester Stoke Golden
Harriet Ford Wife Mar 28 Oxford Banbury
Henry Ford Son 1 Warwick Polesworth
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We can see George, his wife and children in 1871 living at Exhall, Warwickshire. The census simply states they were living on a boat in the Coventry Canal:
Geo Ford Head of Family Mar 32 Master Boatman Stoke Golden Leicestershire
Harriet Ford Wife Mar 36 Banbury Oxon
Geo Ford Son Unm 9 Polesworth Warwickshire
Ellen Ford Daur Unm 5 Nuneaton Warwickshire
Alfred Ford Son 1 Minworth Staffordshire
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They can also be seen at the 1881 census living at Shackleton End, Exhall, Warwick, England :
George FORD Head M Male 36 Stoke Golding, Leicester, England Laborer On Pit Bank
Harriet FORD Wife M Female 40 Banbury, Oxford, Engla
Henry FORD Son U Male 21 Polesworth, Warwick, England Coal Miner
George FORD Son U Male 18 Hall End, Warwick, England Coal Miner
Alfred FORD Son U Male 11 Minworth, Stafford, England Scholar
Mary E. FORD Daur Female 14 Nuneaton, Warwick, England Worker In Silk Factory
Edward FORD Son Male 9 Bedworth, Warwick, England Scholar
Harriet FORD Daur Female 6 Bedworth, Warwick, England Scholar
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In 1891, they were living at Bedworth Hill, Exhall, Warwickshire:
George Ford Head Mar 53 Coal Miner Stoke Golding Leicsestershire
Harriet Ford Wife Mar 57 Banbury Oxfordshire
Edward Ford Son 19 Coal Miner Bedworth Warwickshire
Harriet Ford Daur 17 Bedworth Warwickshire
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George and Harriet were at the same place in Bedworth Hill, Exhall, Warwickshire in 1901:
George Ford Head Mar 62 Retired Mine Labourer Stoke Golding Leics
Harriet Ford Wife Mar 66 Oxford Banbury

Sources for George FORD:

  1. FreeBMD, gave Hinckley District 
  2. 1871 British Census,
  3. 1861 British Census,
  4. 1881 British Census,
  5. 1891 British Census,

Notes for Harriet KNIBBS:

Seen to be living at Bulkington, Warwickshire, England, working as a House Servant for Mary Whitmore, Baker & Grocer, at the 1851 census

Sources for Harriet KNIBBS:

  1. Oxfordshire Parish Register - Banbury,
  2. 1841 British Census,
  3. 1851 Census for Devon, Warwickshire & Norfolk,
  4. FreeBMD,

Notes for Henry FORD:

In 1901, Henry was married and living with his in-laws in the house next door to his parents at Bedworth Hill, Exhall, Warwickshire:
John Griffiths Head Mar 60 Farmer Staffs Wolverhampton
Mary Griffiths Wife Mar 61 Staffs Wolverhampton
Henry Ford S-in-Law Mar 41 Miner Bondsman
Letitia Ford Daur Mar 41 Staffs Wolverhampton

Henry married Letitia Griffiths during q1/1882 in Folesworth District, Warwickshire.

Sources for Henry FORD:

  1. 1881 British Census,
  2. FreeBMD, gave Atherstone District 

Notes for George FORD:

Sources for George FORD:

  1. 1881 British Census,

Notes for Alfred FORD:

Sources for Alfred FORD:

  1. 1881 British Census,

Notes for Mary E FORD:

Also known as: Ellen

Sources for Mary E FORD:

  1. 1881 British Census,

Notes for Edward FORD:

Sources for Edward FORD:

  1. 1881 British Census,
  2. 1891 British Census,

Notes for Harriet FORD:

Sources for Harriet FORD:

  1. 1881 British Census,
  2. FreeBMD, gave Foleshill District 

Notes for Harriet FORD:

Sources for Harriet FORD:

  1. FreeBMD,