OLIVIA Humphreys  (I294)
Surname: Humphreys
Given Names: OLIVIA
Married Name: OLIVIA Simmons

Gender: Female Female

Birth: about 1854 Anglesea Menai Bridge
Death: 14 February 1926 Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Personal Facts and Details
Birth about 1854 Anglesea Menai Bridge

MarriageReligious Marriage
1 August 1870 (Age 16) Simon Thomas BINNS - Leeds, Yorks

Marriage December 1893 (Age 39) Elijah Edwin A Simmons - Salford, Lancs

Universal Identifier 6583B295CC07454AA5919ACD69D245C27095
Death 14 February 1926 (Age 72) Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Last Change 9 November 2018 - 05:25:37 - by: binnsadmin


1841,1851,1861 Censuses, Henry Humphreys, wife Mary and their children were listed (along with employees of the Inn) in the Inn named Bulkley Arms, Llandysilio, Anglesey
1853 Oct 5 Birth Certificate of Olive Humphreys, father Henry Humphreys, innkeeper, mother Ann Humphreys, formerly Jones
1871 Census, Olivia Binns wife age 21, professor of music.
> > 1881 Census Olivia Binns, wife age 27. Living in 2 Avenue, Barton - Irwell, LAN. Bindex Origin Code N8020.
1891 Census Olivia Binns, wife age 37, teacher of music
1891 Dec 1 London Gazette: County Court order at Salford in action between Samuel Starkie Lomax and Olivia Binns, the creditors of Simon Thomas Binns, late of Eccles and Bolton, photographer
1893 Dec Q Marriage of Olive [sic] Binns and Elijah Edwin A Simmons registered in Salford
1901 Census at Denton Entire, Co Durham Olivia Simmons, wife age 47, retired music teacher. Also present were Edith [sic]E. A. Simmons born Longton, Lancs, age 74, retired schoolmaster and Maple [sic] Simmons, born Manchester, age 7.
1911 Census at Eccles, Lancs, Olive Simmons, widowed housekeeper age 58, domestic servant born Menai Bridge, Llandisilio Parish, Anglesey. Widowed head was Ann Patrik, age 75, retired farmer bon Barton upon Irwell, Lancs
1926 Feb 14 Death of Olive Simmons in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, widow age 72, informant Thalberg Binns. Burial in St Johns Norway Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario.
Olivia was considered “a Lady”, educated in a London Boarding School and excelled in music; her marriage to T. S. Binns was a “runaway marriage”
1930's Correspondence for R E Binns to Rolande Binns: T.S. Binns and Olivia were constantly asked to play at big concerts in and around Manchester in the 1870’s and 1880’s
It should be noted that Olivia was an accomplished Pianist who gave many concerts in Toronto after her arrival from England.

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Close Relatives
Family with Simon Thomas BINNS - [View Family (F191)]
8 years


Marriage: 1 August 1870 -- Leeds
19 months
3 years
2 years
2 years
2 years

Family with Elijah Edwin A Simmons - [View Family (F192)]
27 years


Marriage: December 1893 -- Salford