Mercy Callaway

Mercy Callaway

b: 27 FEB 1803
d: MAY 1851
In the 1841 census James Pearce Junior is shown as a silk dyer and at that time he and Priscilla had four children (James, William, Priscilla and Samuel) and were living with Mercy Callaway (‘of independent means’, aged 35) in Bath Street. A clue to her independent means is the mention of her name below, on Dr Robin Alston’s website:
“BRISTOL glo Callaway's Circulating Library 1840? [Mercy Callaway]
Listed in Robson's Directory, 1842. Listed in Mathews, Bristol Directory, 1848. Listed in Slater's National Commercial Directory of Ireland, 1847.”
Biography
In the 1841 census James Pearce Junior is shown as a silk dyer and at that time he and Priscilla had four children (James, William, Priscilla and Samuel) and were living with Mercy Callaway (‘of independent means’, aged 35) in Bath Street. A clue to her independent means is the mention of her name below, on Dr Robin Alston’s website:
“BRISTOL glo Callaway's Circulating Library 1840? [Mercy Callaway]
Listed in Robson's Directory, 1842. Listed in Mathews, Bristol Directory, 1848. Listed in Slater's National Commercial Directory of Ireland, 1847.”
Facts
  • 27 FEB 1803 - Birth -
  • MAY 1851 - Death -
Ancestors
   
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William Callaway
- 23 FEB 1827
  
  
  
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Mercy Callaway
27 FEB 1803 - MAY 1851
  
 
  
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Margarett Moore
- 31 JAN 1845
  
  
  
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Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) William Callaway
Birth
Death23 FEB 1827
Marriage14 MAY 1793to Margarett Moore at St James, City of Bristol
Father?
Mother?
PARENT (F) Margarett Moore
Birth
Death31 JAN 1845
Marriage14 MAY 1793to William Callaway at St James, City of Bristol
Father?
Mother?
CHILDREN
FMargarett Callaway
Birth10 OCT 1805
Death25 MAR 1806
MWillam Callaway
Birth23 FEB 1808
Death23 NOV 1808
FMartha Day Callaway
Birth12 DEC 1815
Death
FMercy Callaway
Birth27 FEB 1803
DeathMAY 1851
FElizabeth Peace Callaway
Birth7 NOV 1801
Death5 APR 1876
MSamuel Callaway
Birth28 JAN 1800
DeathMAY 1855
FAnn Stephens Callaway
Birth7 FEB 1798
Death9 SEP 1868
FSarah Moore Callaway
Birth25 APR 1796
Death17 DEC 1807
FPriscilla Susan Callaway
Birth19 NOV 1806
Death25 AUG 1881
Marriage26 JUL 1828to James Pearce , Jr at St Paul's, City of Bristol
Evidence
[S5664] Pearce and Callaway family bibles in possession of JAC Pearce