Emma Freeth was the eighth child of William Freeth & Sarah Gutteridge born October 10th, 1844 at Smethwick, & christened November 17th, 1844 at North Harborne, Staffs.
In 1851 Emma was living at home at Roebuck Lane, Smethwick with her parents & siblings.
Emma was still at home at 6 Roebuck Lane in 1861 with her parents & brothers & sister.
Emma married Joseph Hall in April-June 1867 at West Bromwich, Staffs. Joseph was born Oct-December 1848 at West Bromwich, the son of Hannah Sargent & John Hall, an iron shingler.
In 1871 Emma & Joseph were living at Glover St, West Bromwich, where Joseph was a puddler. They had a 1 month old daughter Hannah.
In 1881 Emma & Joseph were still at Glover St, now #124 with 2 children – Alfred (6) & James (1 month old). Daughter Hannah could not be found at the time of the census. Joseph was described as an iron worker.
There is a death recorded for Emma Hall, aged 41, registered in Oct-December 1885 at Kings Norton.
The children of Emma Freeth & Joseph Hall were:
fh.22.214.171.124.8.1 Hannah Hall born Jan-March 1871 at West Bromwich, Staffs
fh.126.96.36.199.8.2 Alfred Hall born 1874 at West Bromwich, Staffs
fh.188.8.131.52.8.3 James Hall born 1881 at West Bromwich, Staffs