Caroline ODDY

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Caroline Oddy was born in 1827, she never married and her unusual MI states that.  She lived with Abraham North and her Aunt Ann North (nee Ogden) until they both died.  Ann North reverted back to her maiden name Ogden after her husband died and this was on her MI.

Caroline Oddy was a Provision Dealer 1871 to 1881 and then lived on her own means between 1891 and 1901.  She died on 9 February 1904, at 77 years old.

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On the 1851 Census Abraham was lodging in Lancashire.

Caroline was living with Abraham & Ann on 1861 Census, no occupation mentioned.

Found Abraham on 1860 Electoral Registers living Burmantofts Street.  He had a shop and yard at Little Neville Street.

In 1865 he owned freehold houses at 20 Meadow Road in Pottery Field occupied by Robert Ambler and others.

The 1871 Census shows Caroline living at 57 Burmantofts with Ann Ogden, who was the Head, Widow, 65 years, Caroline was Niece, unmarried, 44 years, both were Provision Dealers.

In 1881 Caroline was living 59 Beckett St, Ann had died and Caroline was Head, unmarried, 54 years, Provision Dealer and Florence Meed, visitor, age 10, scholar, both born Leeds was staying with her.

1891 shows Caroline at 65 Burmantofts Street, living alone.  Age 65, living on own means.

1901 she is still living at 65 Burmantofts Street, with boarders Arthur Last (age 28, he is a Florist) and Florence Last (she was 21) (this could be the Florence who was living with her in 1881 although age should be 31 not 21).

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