Descendants of Robrt Rous (1745 - ?)
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Lydia Rous (1769 - 1851) - daughter of Robert Rous (about 1725 - ?)
Lydia Rous was born and was baptized on 21 May 1769 in St Lukes, Old Street, London.84 The Parish Register of St Luke, Old Street, London has the entry:
Lydia, daughter of Robert and Elizabeth Rous, Pack Shriad? Spinner, was born on 7/5/1769 and was baptised on the 21/5/1769.
Lydia Rous and Hugh Jameison were married in 1795 in St Nicholas Cole Abbey, London.277 The marriage register for St Nicholas Cole Abbey, London, has the entry:
Hugh Jameson, Bachelor of this Parish and Lydia Rose, Spinster of this Parish, were married by Banns on the 17/2/1795. Both signed the register.
The Witnesses were Davis Hughes and S Bogart?, both of whom signed.
She appears in the 1841 Census as a governess. This suggests that she probably was reasonably well educated for the times. In 1851 she is living with her son Henry Jameison.
She died in 1851 in St Pancras , London.279 The Burial Register of St Pancras, Middlesex has the entry:
Lydia Jameison, aged 81 years, of Middlesex Street, was buried on the 29/6/1851.
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