Margaret Wall was the third child of Thomas Wall & Mary ? christened December 31st, 1837 at Smethwick, Staffs.
In 1841 & 1851 Margaret was living at home at Holyhead Rd, Wednesbury with her parents & brothers & sisters.
By 1861 Margaret was married to Joseph Thomas Smith, born c1835 at Wolverhampton.
At the time of the 1871 census Margaret & Joseph were living at 61 Portway Rd, Wednesbury, Staffs. Joseph was a labourer at the iron works. They had 3 children – Thomas Joseph (10), Sarah (2) & Josiah (4 months).
In 1881 Margaret & Joseph were living with Margaret’s widowed mother Mary Wall, aged 69, at 55 Cross St, Wednesbury. Joseph was now a striker as was his son Thomas. Also at home were daughter Sarah & son Josiah & another son Arthur (3).
The children of Margaret Wall & Joseph Thomas Smith were:
1.3.1 Thomas Joseph Smith was born 1860 at Wednesbury, Staffs
1.3.2 Sarah Smith was born 1868 at Wednesbury, Staffs
1.3.3 Josiah Smith was born 1870 at Wednesbury, Staffs
1.3.4 Arthur Smith was born 1877 at Wednesbury, Staffs