Mary Sophia Turk
born April 1833–April 1835
in Westbury-on-Severn, Gloucestershire
died very roughly 1903
Surname from daughter Elizabeth's birth certificate. NB middle name not shown in most records.
1841 census: living with mother and siblings in Westbury-on-Severn. Age is 4 and she is said to be born in the county.
1851 census: living with parents and siblings at Hawkins Pill, Newnham. Occupation is Bark Cleaner [something to do with the tanning industry apparently]. Age is 16 and place of birth is Westbury-on-Severn.
1861 census: living with children in Lower Mitton (Worcs., somewhere near Bewdley and Stourport). Age is 27 and place of birth is ?Flak, Gloucs..
1871 census: living with husband and children in Newnham. Age is 37 and place of birth is Westbury-on-Severn.
1881 census: living with husband and children in Bullo. Age is 46 and place of birth is Westbury-on-Severn.
1891 census: living on Barton Street, Barton St Mary with children. Said to be a widow. Age is 57, place of birth is Newnham.