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John PHILLIPS
not known or not enteredMother: Elizabeth PHILLIPS
EventsPlaceResidenceNotesSource
Born:c1820Willenhall

Baptised:18 Sep 1820Willenhall Chapelry (St. Giles)WillenhallMother Elizabeth, illegitimate birth.
From register
Married:25 Dec 1840Birmingham, St MartinCheapsideJane was evidently pregnant with their first child.From certificate
From register
Died:26 Jan 1890Birmingham339 CheapsideAge 69. Birmingham Vol 6d Page 67.

Spouse: Jane (Phillips) WALTERS
ChildrenBornDied
John Thomas PHILLIPS1841
Frederick William PHILLIPS1843
Jane PHILLIPS1846
George PHILLIPS1847
Henry PHILLIPS1849
Walter PHILLIPScirca1857
Thomas PHILLIPScirca1861
Leonard PHILLIPS1862est1944
CensusNamePlaceAddressAgeOccupation
1841John PhillilpsBirmingham, WarwickshireCheapside20Hair Dresser
1851John PhillipsBirmingham, Warwickshire339 Cheapside30Hair Dresser
1861John PhillipsBirmingham, Warwickshire339 Cheapside40Hair Dresser
1871John PhillipsBirmingham, Warwickshire329 Cheapside50Hair Dresser and Tobacconist
1881John PhillipsBirmingham, Warwickshire339 Cheapside60Newsagents
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Fireworks Advert

Birmingham Daily Gazette 30th October 1866 - page 1 column 5
FIREWORKS! FIREWORKS!! - JOHN PHILLIPS, No 339, Cheapside, has a large Stock of every description of FIREWORKS, which for quality and price cannot be excelled - Established 1839. Shopkeepers supplied.
  
Probate register
Identity of John Phillips

Leonard Phillip (8) birth cert and marriage cert give his father at John.
The address is also 339 Cheapside also matching all the censuses.
John's birth place is consistently given as Willenhall and year to Apr 1821.
There is only one suitable baptism.
Therefore John's identity is certain.
  
1838 Burgess Roll for Birmingham
Homes and Occupations
YearAddressOccupationSourceNotes
1839339 CheapsideAdvert of 1866 says established 1839.
1840CheapsideHair DresserMarriage certificate
1841CheapsideHair Dresser1841 Census
1851339 CheapsideHair Dresser1851 Census
1861339 CheapsideHairdresser1861 Census
1871329 Cheapside (probably 339)Hair Dresser and Tobacconist1871 Census
1881339 CheapsideNewsagents1881 Census
1888House AgentLeonard's marriage certificate
1890339 CheapsideHis will
Trades Directories
DirectoryYearNameAddressOccupation
Pigots1841Phillips, John339 CheapsideHair Dresser
Post Office Directory1841Phillips, John339 CheapsideHair Dresser
White's Directory and Gazetteer of Birmingham1849Phillips, John339 CheapsideHair Dresser
White's1850Phillips, John339 CheapsideHair Dresser
Slater's1852Phillips, John339 CheapsideHair Dreesser
Whites1855Phillips, John339 CheapsideHairdresser
Whites1855Phillips, John339 Cheapside
Kelly's Directory of Birmingham1900Phillips, Leonard84 Jamaica RowHouse Agent