William HALSTEAD

#1101, b. 1857, d. 1934
Last Edited=17 Dec 2016
Relationship
2nd great-grandson of William HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 10:Descendants of William HALSTEAD (1750-1840)
     William HALSTEAD was born in 1857 at Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of William HALSTEAD and Ellen TAYLOR. In the census of 7 April 1861 at 7 Jacksons Houses, Skircoat, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 3 born Sowerby Bridge, the son of William HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at Willow Street, Skircoat, Yorkshire, he was listed as a Woollen Dyer, aged 13 born Sowerby Bridge, the son of William HALSTEAD.3
William married Ada RAWCLIFFE, daughter of John Hoyle RAWCLIFFE and Frances HARDY, on 27 March 1880 at Halifax, Yorkshire. He was a Warehouseman aged 22, a bachelor residing in Skircoat. His father was listed as William HALSTEAD, a Millwright. after Banns. The marriage was witnessed by James HAYWARD and Lewis F HAKE.4,5
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Stellings Court, Skircoat, Yorkshire, William was listed as aged 23 born Sowerby Bridge, the Head of Household; a Yarn Warehouseman, living with his wife Ada, daughter Frances E.6
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 1 Willow Street, Skircoat, Yorkshire, William was listed as aged 32 born Sowerby Bridge, the Head of Household; a Labourer, living with his wife Ada, son John Herbert, daughter Frances Ellen.7
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 9 Oxford Street, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire, William was listed as aged 43 born Sowerby Bridge, the Head of Household; a Railway Labourer, living with his wife Ada, son John H, daughters Frances E and Elsie, nephew Arthur HUSTLER.8
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 3 Clifton Street, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire, William was listed as aged 53 born Sowerby Bridge, the Head of Household; a Railway Labourer, living with his wife Ada, daughter Frances Ellen and son John Herbert (married 31 years - 5 children - 2 living.)9
William's death was registered in 1934 in the Halifax registration district.10

Children of William HALSTEAD and Ada RAWCLIFFE

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1857 - Ref 9a 377 - Halifax."
  2. [S5353] 1861 Census for Skircoat, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3285 Folio:069 Page:11 7 (online image).
  3. [S5354] 1871 Census for Skircoat, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4402 Folio:085 Page:39 (online image).
  4. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1880 - Ref 9e 587 - Halilfax."
  6. [S5360] 1881 Census for Skircoat, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4408 Folio:069 Page:18 (online image).
  7. [S5361] 1891 Census for Skircoat, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3599 Folio:039 Page:30 (online image).
  8. [S5362] 1901 Census for Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4131 Folio:061 Page:22 (online image).
  9. [S1379] 1911 Census for Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26431 Schedule:0014 (online image).
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1934 - Ref 9a 559 - Halifax aged 74."

Ada RAWCLIFFE

#1102, b. 1861, d. 1947
Last Edited=17 Dec 2016
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Ada RAWCLIFFE was born in 1861 at Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire. She was the daughter of John Hoyle RAWCLIFFE and Frances HARDY. In the census of 2 April 1871 at Bolton Brow, Skircoat, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 10 born Sowerby Bridge, the daughter of John Hoyle RAWCLIFFE.1
Ada married William HALSTEAD, son of William HALSTEAD and Ellen TAYLOR, on 27 March 1880 at Halifax, Yorkshire. She was aged 19, a spinster residing in Skircoat. Her father was listed as John Hoyle RAWCLIFFE, a Joiner. after Banns. The marriage was witnessed by James HAYWARD and Lewis F HAKE.2,3
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Stellings Court, Skircoat, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 20 born Sowerby Bridge, the wife of William HALSTEAD (a Yarn Warehouseman, living with his wife Ada, daughter Frances E.)4
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 1 Willow Street, Skircoat, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 30 born Sowerby Bridge, the wife of William HALSTEAD (a Labourer, living with his wife Ada, son John Herbert, daughter Frances Ellen.)5
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 9 Oxford Street, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 41 born Sowerby Bridge, the wife of William HALSTEAD (a Railway Labourer, living with his wife Ada, son John H, daughters Frances E and Elsie, nephew Arthur HUSTLER.)6
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 3 Clifton Street, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 50 born Sowerby Bridge, the wife of William HALSTEAD (a Railway Labourer, living with his wife Ada, daughter Frances Ellen and son John Herbert (married 31 years - 5 children - 2 living.)7)
Her husband, William, died in 1934 in the Halifax registration district.8 Ada HALSTEAD appeared on the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 in the household of Frances Ellen HELLEWELL at 4 John Street, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire. She was a widow, born 24 August 1860.9
Ada's death was registered in 1947 in the Halifax registration district.10

Children of Ada RAWCLIFFE and William HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S9872] 1871 Census for Skircoat, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4402 Folio:072 Page:14 (online image).
  2. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  3. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1880 - Ref 9e 587 - Halilfax."
  4. [S5360] 1881 Census for Skircoat, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4408 Folio:069 Page:18 (online image).
  5. [S5361] 1891 Census for Skircoat, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3599 Folio:039 Page:30 (online image).
  6. [S5362] 1901 Census for Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4131 Folio:061 Page:22 (online image).
  7. [S1379] 1911 Census for Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26431 Schedule:0014 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1934 - Ref 9a 559 - Halifax aged 74."
  9. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/3729h/004."
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1947 - Ref 2b 571 - Halifax aged 87."

Frances Ellen HALSTEAD

#1103, b. 21 December 1880
Last Edited=13 Oct 2016
Relationship
3rd great-granddaughter of William HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 10:Descendants of William HALSTEAD (1750-1840)
     Her married name was HELLEWELL.
Frances Ellen HALSTEAD was born on 21 December 1880 at Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire.1 She was the daughter of William HALSTEAD and Ada RAWCLIFFE. In the census of 3 April 1881 at Stellings Court, Skircoat, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 3 months born Sowerby Bridge, the daughter of William HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 1 Willow Street, Skircoat, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 10 born Sowerby Bridge, the daughter of William HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 9 Oxford Street, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Reeler, aged 20 born Sowerby Bridge, the daughter of William HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 2 April 1911 at 3 Clifton Street, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire, she was listed as aingle, a Cotton Reeler, aged 30 born Sowerby Bridge, the daughter of William HALSTEAD.5
Frances married Fred HELLEWELL on 11 December 1912 at Christ Church, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire. She was aged 31, a spinster residing at 3 Clifton Street. Her father was listed as William Taylor HALSTEAD, a Warehouseman. after Banns. The marriage was witnessed by John Herbert HALSTEAD and Emily HELLEWELL.6,7
Her husband, Fred, died in 1937 in the Halifax registration district.8 She was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at 4 John Street, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire. She was a widow, a Part time Canteen Worker, born 21 December 1880.9

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1881 - Ref 9a 440 - Halifax."
  2. [S5360] 1881 Census for Skircoat, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4408 Folio:069 Page:18 (online image).
  3. [S5361] 1891 Census for Skircoat, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3599 Folio:039 Page:30 (online image).
  4. [S5362] 1901 Census for Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4131 Folio:061 Page:22 (online image).
  5. [S1379] 1911 Census for Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26431 Schedule:0014 (online image).
  6. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  7. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1912 - Ref 9a 1010 - Halifax."
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1937 - Ref 9a 524 - Halifax aged 57."
  9. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/3729h/004."

Joseph HALSTEAD

#1104, b. 1822, d. 1896
Last Edited=29 Jan 2017
     Joseph HALSTEAD was born in 1822 at Elland, Yorkshire. He was the son of Joseph HOLSTEAD and Rachel KAY. In the census of 6 June 1841 at Mill Gate, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 15 born in county, the assumed son of Joseph HOLSTEAD.1
Joseph married Martha FLATHER on 25 December 1842 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. He was a Spinner aged 21, a bachelor residing in Elland. His father is listed as Joseph HOLSTEAD, a Spinner. By Banns. The marriage was wtinessed by John THOMAS and Isaac INGHAM.2,3
In the census of 30 March 1851 at 3 Cassons Place, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, Joseph was listed as aged 28 born Elland, the Head of Household; a Woollen Spinner, living with his wife Martha A and nephew Joseph LUMB.4
In the census of 7 April 1861 at 3 Cassons Place, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, Joseph was listed as aged 38 bnorn Elland, the Head of Household; a Woollen Slubber, living with his wife Martha.5
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Westgate, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, Joseph was listed as aged 48 bnorn Elland, the Head of Household; a Woollen Spinner, living with his wife Martha.6
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Westgate, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, Joseph was listed as aged 58 bnorn Elland, the Head of Household; a Woollen Carder, living with his wife Martha.7
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 158 Westgate, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, Joseph was listed as aged 68 bnorn Elland, the Head of Household; a Woollen Engineer, living with his wife Martha.8
His wife, Martha, died in 1891 in the Halifax registration district.9
Joseph's death was registered in 1896 in the Halifax registration district.10

Children of Joseph HALSTEAD and Martha FLATHER

Sources of Information:

  1. [S3426] 1841 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:1299 Book:03 Folio:48 (online image).
  2. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  3. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1842 - Ref 22 185 - Halifax."
  4. [S3438] 1851 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:2299 Folio:018 Page:29 (online image).
  5. [S3439] 1861 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3286 Folio:062 Page:30 (online image).
  6. [S3440] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4403 Folio:009 Page:12 (online image).
  7. [S3441] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4409 Folio:010 Page:13 (online image).
  8. [S3442] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3595 Folio:008 Page:10 (online image).
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1891 - Ref 9a 315 - Halifax Aged 70."
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1896 - Ref 9a 286 - Halifax Aged 73."

Martha FLATHER

#1105, b. 1821, d. 1891
Last Edited=29 Jan 2017
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Martha FLATHER was born in 1821 at Elland, Yorkshire.
Martha married Joseph HALSTEAD, son of Joseph HOLSTEAD and Rachel KAY, on 25 December 1842 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. She was listed as aged 21, a spinster residing in Elland. Her father was listed as Richard FLATHER, a Blacksmith. By Banns. The marriage was wtinessed by John THOMAS and Isaac INGHAM.1,2
In the census of 30 March 1851 at 3 Cassons Place, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 29 born Elland, the wife of Joseph HALSTEAD (a Woollen Spinner, living with his wife Martha A and nephew Joseph LUMB.)3
In the census of 7 April 1861 at 3 Cassons Place, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 39 bnorn Elland, the wife of Joseph HALSTEAD (a Woollen Slubber, living with his wife Martha.)4
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Westgate, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 49 bnorn Elland, the wife of Joseph HALSTEAD (a Woollen Spinner, living with his wife Martha.)5
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Westgate, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 59 bnorn Elland, the wife of Joseph HALSTEAD (a Woollen Carder, living with his wife Martha.)6
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 158 Westgate, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 69 bnorn Elland, the wife of Joseph HALSTEAD (a Woollen Engineer, living with his wife Martha.)7
Martha's death was registered in 1891 in the Halifax registration district.8

Children of Martha FLATHER and Joseph HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1842 - Ref 22 185 - Halifax."
  3. [S3438] 1851 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:2299 Folio:018 Page:29 (online image).
  4. [S3439] 1861 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3286 Folio:062 Page:30 (online image).
  5. [S3440] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4403 Folio:009 Page:12 (online image).
  6. [S3441] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4409 Folio:010 Page:13 (online image).
  7. [S3442] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3595 Folio:008 Page:10 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1891 - Ref 9a 315 - Halifax Aged 70."

John HALSTEAD

#1106, b. 1830, d. 4 October 1900
Last Edited=19 Jan 2017
     John HALSTEAD was born in 1830 at Elland, Yorkshire. He was the son of Samuel HALSTEAD and Hannah SHAW. In the census of 6 June 1841 at Timber Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 13 born in county, the assumed son of Samuel HALSTEAD.1 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Spaw Well, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as a Woollen Hand Loom Weaver, aged 21 born Elland, the son of Samuel HALSTEAD.2
John married Martha JESSOP, daughter of John JESSOP and Mary (?), on 31 July 1851 at the Register Office, Halifax, Yorkshire. He was a Woollen Weaver aged 21, a bachelor residing Spa Well, Elland. His father was listed as John HALSTEAD, a Woollen Weaver. The marriage was witnessed by Richard ROTHERY and Luke JESSOP.3,4
In the census of 7 April 1861 at Coppnas House, Lower Banks, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, John was listed as aged 31 born Elland, the Head of Household; a Woollen Power Loom Overlooker, living with his wife Martha, daughters Mary J, Elizabeth A, Harriet and Selina, sister-in-law Hannah JESSOP, brother-in-law Samuel JESSOP.5
His wife, Martha, died in 1866 in the Halifax registration district.6
John married Grace KAYE in 1868 in the Halifax registration district.7
In the census of 2 April 1871 at James Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, John was listed as aged 41 born Stainland, the Head of Household; a Power Loom Tuner, living with his wife Grace, son David, daughters Harriet and Sarah H.8
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Langdale Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, John was listed as aged 51 born Elland, the Head of Household; a Woollen Manufacturer, living with his wife Grace, sons David J and Jno Ed, daughters Harriet, Sarah H and Florence J.9
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 47 Langdale Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, John was listed as aged 61 born Elland, the Head of Household; a Woollen Manufacturer, living with his wife Grace, son John E, daughters Harriet, Sarah H, F Jane and Minnie.10
John died on 4 October 1900 at 50 Langdale Street, Elland, Yorkshire.11,12 His estate was probated on 14 January 1901 at London. The estate was valued at £6,994 9s 1d.12

Children of John HALSTEAD and Martha JESSOP

Children of John HALSTEAD and Grace KAYE

Sources of Information:

  1. [S3996] 1841 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:1299 Book:03 Folio:17 (online image).
  2. [S4675] 1851 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:2299 Folio:086 Page:05 (online image).
  3. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  4. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1851 - Ref 22 215 - Halifax."
  5. [S4677] 1861 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3287 Folio:017 Page:01 (online image).
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1866 - Ref 9a 360 - Halifax Aged 38."
  7. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1868 - Ref 9a 677 - Halifax."
  8. [S4680] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4403 Folio:054 Page:47 (online image).
  9. [S4683] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4409 Folio:069 Page:39 (online image).
  10. [S4686] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3595 Folio:089 Page:05 (online image).
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1900 - Ref 9aa 308 - Halifax Aged 1."
  12. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Grace KAYE

#1107, b. 1842, d. 15 July 1930
Last Edited=13 Jan 2017
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Grace KAYE was born in 1842 at Stainland, Yorkshire.
Grace married John HALSTEAD, son of Samuel HALSTEAD and Hannah SHAW, in 1868 in the Halifax registration district.1
In the census of 2 April 1871 at James Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 29 born Elland, the wife of John HALSTEAD (a Power Loom Tuner, living with his wife Grace, son David, daughters Harriet and Sarah H.)2
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Langdale Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 39 born Stainland, the wife of John HALSTEAD (a Woollen Manufacturer, living with his wife Grace, sons David J and Jno Ed, daughters Harriet, Sarah H and Florence J.)3
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 47 Langdale Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 49 born Stainland, the wife of John HALSTEAD (a Woollen Manufacturer, living with his wife Grace, son John E, daughters Harriet, Sarah H, F Jane and Minnie.)4
Her husband, John, died on 4 October 1900 at 50 Langdale Street, Elland, Yorkshire.5,6 Grace HALSTEAD was the executor of John HALSTEAD's estate granted on 14 January 1901 at London; £6,994 9s 1d.6
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 50 Langdale Street, Elland, Yorkshire, Grace was listed as a widow, aged 59 born Stainland, the Head of Household; living with her daughters Harriet, Florence J and Minnie.7
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 50 Langdale Street, Elland, Yorkshire, Grace was listed as a widow, aged 69 born Elland, the Head of Household; living with her daughters Florence and Minnie and stepdaughter Harriet HALSTEAD.8
Grace died on 15 July 1930 at 50 Langdale Street, Elland, Yorkshire.9,6 Her estate was given Letters of Administration on 14 July 1933 at Wakefield, Yorkshire. The estate was valued at £25 0s 0d.6

Children of Grace KAYE and John HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1868 - Ref 9a 677 - Halifax."
  2. [S4680] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4403 Folio:054 Page:47 (online image).
  3. [S4683] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4409 Folio:069 Page:39 (online image).
  4. [S4686] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3595 Folio:089 Page:05 (online image).
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1900 - Ref 9aa 308 - Halifax Aged 1."
  6. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  7. [S4687] 1901 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4127 Folio:044 Page:12 (online image).
  8. [S1439] 1911 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26401 Schedule:0157 (online image).
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1930 - Ref 9a 417- Halifax Aged 88."

Harriet HALSTEAD

#1108, b. 1856, d. 5 December 1933
Last Edited=12 Jun 2016
Relationship
Granddaughter of Samuel HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 34:Decendants of Samuel HALSTEAD (1801-1857)
     Harriet HALSTEAD was born in 1856 at Elland, Yorkshire.1 She was the daughter of John HALSTEAD and Martha JESSOP. In the census of 7 April 1861 at Coppnas House, Lower Banks, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 5 born Elland, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at James Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Woollen Weaver, aged 15 born Elland, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Langdale Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Woollen Warper, aged 25 born Elland, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 47 Langdale Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Tobacconist, aged 34 born Elland, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.5 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 50 Langdale Street, Elland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, Living on Own Means, aged 45 born Elland, the daughter of Grace HALSTEAD.6 In the census of 2 April 1911 at 50 Langdale Street, Elland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, aged 55 born Elland, the step daughter of Grace HALSTEAD.7
Harriet died on 5 December 1933 at Storthes Hall, Kirkburton, Yorkshire. Her address at the time of her death was given as 19 Kelvin Road, Elland.8,9 Her estate was given Letters of Administration on 7 May 1934 at Wakefield, Yorkshire. The estate was valued at £434 18s 9d.9

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1856 - Ref 9a 404 - Halifax."
  2. [S4677] 1861 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3287 Folio:017 Page:01 (online image).
  3. [S4680] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4403 Folio:054 Page:47 (online image).
  4. [S4683] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4409 Folio:069 Page:39 (online image).
  5. [S4686] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3595 Folio:089 Page:05 (online image).
  6. [S4687] 1901 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4127 Folio:044 Page:12 (online image).
  7. [S1439] 1911 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26401 Schedule:0157 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1933 - Ref 9a 363 - Huddersfield aged 77."
  9. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

David Jessop HALSTEAD

#1109, b. 1864, d. 2 August 1920
Last Edited=21 Jun 2016
Relationship
Grandson of Samuel HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 34:Decendants of Samuel HALSTEAD (1801-1857)
     David Jessop HALSTEAD was born in 1864 at Elland, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of John HALSTEAD and Martha JESSOP. In the census of 2 April 1871 at James Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 6 born Elland, the son of John HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Langdale Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Woollen Weaver, aged 16 born Elland, the son of John HALSTEAD.3
David married Louisa HAIGH, daughter of William HAIGH and Mary (?), on 23 September 1893 at St Mary, Elland, Yorkshire. He was a Tuner aged 29, a bachelor residing in Langdale Street, Elland. His father was listed as John HALSTEAD, a Manufacturer. After Banns. The married was witnessed by John Edward HALSTEAD and John Wm HAIGH.4,5 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 60 Elizabeth Street, Elland, Yorkshire, he was listed as married, a Woolen Loom Tackler, aged 37 born Elland, the son-in-law of Mary HAIGH.6
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 17 Bath Street, Elland, Yorkshire, David was listed as aged 45 born Elland, the Head of Household; an Assistant Tuner, living with his wife Louisa (married 17 years - no children.)7
David died on 2 August 1920 at 20 Duke Street, Elland, Yorkshire.8,9 His estate was probated on 3 February 1921 at London. The estate was valued at £382 0s 0d.9

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1864 - Ref 9a 43 - Halifax."
  2. [S4680] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4403 Folio:054 Page:47 (online image).
  3. [S4683] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4409 Folio:069 Page:39 (online image).
  4. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1893 - Ref 9a 671 - Halifax."
  6. [S4688] 1901 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4127 Folio:101 Page:41 (online image).
  7. [S1422] 1911 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26402 Schedule:0062 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1920 - Ref 9a 401 - Halifax."
  9. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Sarah Hannah HALSTEAD

#1110, b. 1870
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
Relationship
Granddaughter of Samuel HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 34:Decendants of Samuel HALSTEAD (1801-1857)
     Her married name was SUTCLIFFE.1
Sarah Hannah HALSTEAD was born in 1870 at Elland, Yorkshire.2 She was the daughter of John HALSTEAD and Grace KAYE. In the census of 2 April 1871 at James Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 9 months born Elland, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Langdale Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 10 born Elland, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 47 Langdale Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Teacher of Music, aged 20 born Elland, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.5
Sarah married Benjamin SUTCLIFFE on 14 February 1893 at St Mary, Elland, Yorkshire. She was aged 22, a spinster residing in Elland. Her father was listed as John HALSTEAD, a Manufacturer. After Banns. The married was witnessed by John HALSTEAD and John SUTCLIFFE.6,1
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 21 Park Road, Elland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 30 born Elland, the wife of Benjamin SUTCLIFFE (a Cotton Spinner, living with his wife Sarah H, son John L R, daughter Gertrude M.)7

Children of Sarah Hannah HALSTEAD and Benjamin SUTCLIFFE

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1893 - Ref 9a 487 - Halifax."
  2. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1870 - Ref 9a 413 - Halifax."
  3. [S4680] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4403 Folio:054 Page:47 (online image).
  4. [S4683] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4409 Folio:069 Page:39 (online image).
  5. [S4686] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3595 Folio:089 Page:05 (online image).
  6. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  7. [S4689] 1901 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4127 Folio:193 Page:18 (online image).

John Edward HALSTEAD

#1111, b. 27 May 1875, d. 11 August 1940
Last Edited=28 Dec 2016
Relationship
Grandson of Samuel HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 34:Decendants of Samuel HALSTEAD (1801-1857)
     John Edward HALSTEAD was born on 27 May 1875 at Elland, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of John HALSTEAD and Grace KAYE. In the census of 3 April 1881 at Langdale Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 5 born Elland, the son of John HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 47 Langdale Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, aged 15 born Elland, the son of John HALSTEAD.3 John Edward HALSTEAD witnessed the marriage of David Jessop HALSTEAD and Louisa HAIGH on 23 September 1893 at St Mary, Elland, Yorkshire.4,5
John married Mary Ann NELSON on 16 June 1898 at Halifax, Yorkshire. He was an Analytical Chemist aged 23, a bachelor residing in Elland. His father was listed as John HALSTEAD, a Manufacturer. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Annie NELSON and Minie HALSTEAD.4,6 John Edward HALSTEAD was the executor of John HALSTEAD's estate granted on 14 January 1901 at London; £6,994 9s 1d.7
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 7 Bth Street, Elland, Yorkshire, John was listed as aged 35 born Elland, the Head of Household; a Cotton Yarn Dyer, living with hs wife Mary A, son Laurence E.8 He emigrated on 7 September 1907 to New York a Mechanic, sailing on the LUSITANIA from Liverpool.9
In the census of 15 April 1910 at District 109, Raleigh, Wake, North Carolina, John was listed as aged 34 born England, the Head of Household; a Teacher, Textile Works, living with his wife Mary A, sons Laurence and John C, daughter Phyliss M.10
In the census of 1 January 1920 at Maine St, Cooks Cross, Cabarrus, North Carolina, John was listed as aged 44 born England, the Head of Household; a Cost Accountant at Cotton Mill, living with his wife Mary A, daughter Phyllis, sons Laurence, John C and John N.11
In the census of 1 April 1930 at South Main Street, Township 4, Cabarrus, North Carolina, John was listed as aged 50 born England, the Head of Household; a Cotton Buyer at Cotton Mill, living with his wife Mary A, sons John C and John N.12
In the census of 1 April 1940 at 202 South Main Street, Kannapolis, Cabarrus, North Carolina, John was listed as aged 60 born England, the Head of Household; an Accountant, living with his wife Mary Ann, son John C.13
John died on 11 August 1940 at Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, at the age of 65.14,15

Children of John Edward HALSTEAD and Mary Ann NELSON

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1875 - Ref 9a 490 - Halifax."
  2. [S4683] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4409 Folio:069 Page:39 (online image).
  3. [S4686] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3595 Folio:089 Page:05 (online image).
  4. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1893 - Ref 9a 671 - Halifax."
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1898 - Ref 9a 823 - Halifax."
  7. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  8. [S4411] 1901 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4127 Folio:066 Page:13 (online image).
  9. [S3396] Website Outbound UK Passenger Lists (http://www.findmypast.co.uk).
  10. [S4412] 1910 USA Census for North Carolina, United States:Roll:T624_1136 Page 14a ED:0109 (online image).
  11. [S4413] 1920 USA Census for Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States:Roll:T625_1288 Page:45b ED:43 (online image).
  12. [S4414] 1930 USA Census for Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States:Roll:1677 Page:20a ED:009 (online image).
  13. [S10561] 1940 Census for Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States:Roll_T627-2881 Page_10a ED_13-10 (online image).
  14. [S10560] Website Find-a-Grave Website (http://www.findagrave.com).
  15. [S31] Website British Newspaper Archive (http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk) "Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer - Saturday 21 September 1940."

Florence Jane HALSTEAD

#1112, b. 24 January 1877, d. 1950
Last Edited=2 Oct 2016
Relationship
Granddaughter of Samuel HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 34:Decendants of Samuel HALSTEAD (1801-1857)
     Florence Jane HALSTEAD was born on 24 January 1877 at Elland, Yorkshire.1 She was the daughter of John HALSTEAD and Grace KAYE. In the census of 3 April 1881 at Langdale Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 4 born Elland, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 47 Langdale Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 14 born Elland, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 50 Langdale Street, Elland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, Living on Own Means, aged 24 born Elland, the daughter of Grace HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 2 April 1911 at 50 Langdale Street, Elland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, aged 34 born Elland, the daughter of Grace HALSTEAD.5 Florence Jane HALSTEAD was granted Letters of Administration on the estate of Harriet HALSTEAD on 7 May 1934 at Wakefield, Yorkshire; £434 18s 9d.6 She was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at 4 Stoney Lane, Brighouse, Yorkshire. She was single, born 24 January 1877.7
Florence's death was registered in 1950 in the Calder registration district.8

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1877 - Ref 9a 526 - Halifax."
  2. [S4683] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4409 Folio:069 Page:39 (online image).
  3. [S4686] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3595 Folio:089 Page:05 (online image).
  4. [S4687] 1901 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4127 Folio:044 Page:12 (online image).
  5. [S1439] 1911 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26401 Schedule:0157 (online image).
  6. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  7. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/3617d/014."
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1950 - Ref 2b 237 - Calder aged 73."

Joseph KAY

#1113, b. 1829
Last Edited=10 Dec 2011
     Joseph KAY was born in 1829 at Elland, Yorkshire.
Joseph married Elizabeth HALSTEAD, daughter of William HALSTEAD and Elizabeth (?), on 21 April 1851 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. He was an Engine Tenter aged 22, a bachelor residing in Elland. His father was listed as Matthew KAY, a Mason. By Banns. The marriage was witnessed by John THOMAS and Isaac INGHAM.1,2
In the census of 7 April 1861 at 5 Commercial Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, Joseph was listed as aged 31 born Elland, the Head of Household; a Steam Engine Tenter, living with his wife Betty, lodger David HALSTEAD.3
In the census of 2 April 1871 at South Lane, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, Joseph was listed as aged 41 born Elland, the Head of Household; a Steam Engine Stoker at Wollen Mill, living with his wife Betty, brother-in-law David HALSTEAD.4
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Catherine Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, Joseph was listed as aged 52 born Elland, the Head of Household; a Engine Tenter (Driver), living with his wife Betty, brother-in-law David HALSTEAD, niece Sarah E BERRY.5

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1851 - Ref 22 165 - Halifax."
  3. [S5588] 1861 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3286 Folio:055 Page:15 (online image).
  4. [S5589] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4403 Folio:104 Page:44 (online image).
  5. [S5590] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4409 Folio:077 Page:56 (online image).

Elizabeth HALSTEAD

#1114, b. 1829
Last Edited=10 Dec 2011
     Her married name was KAY.1,2
Elizabeth HALSTEAD was born in 1829 at Elland, Yorkshire. She was the daughter of William HALSTEAD and Elizabeth (?) In the census of 6 June 1841 at Timber Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 11 born in county, the assumed daughter of William HALSTEAD.3
Elizabeth married Joseph KAY on 21 April 1851 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. She was aged 21, a spinster residing in Elland. Her father was listed as William HALSTEAD, a spinner. By Banns. The marriage was witnessed by John THOMAS and Isaac INGHAM.1,2
In the census of 7 April 1861 at 5 Commercial Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 31 born Elland, the wife of Joseph KAY (a Steam Engine Tenter, living with his wife Betty, lodger David HALSTEAD.)4
In the census of 2 April 1871 at South Lane, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 41 born Elland, the wife of Joseph KAY (a Steam Engine Stoker at Wollen Mill, living with his wife Betty, brother-in-law David HALSTEAD.)5
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Catherine Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 52 born Elland, the wife of Joseph KAY (a Engine Tenter (Driver), living with his wife Betty, brother-in-law David HALSTEAD, niece Sarah E BERRY.)6

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1851 - Ref 22 165 - Halifax."
  3. [S3996] 1841 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:1299 Book:03 Folio:17 (online image).
  4. [S5588] 1861 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3286 Folio:055 Page:15 (online image).
  5. [S5589] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4403 Folio:104 Page:44 (online image).
  6. [S5590] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4409 Folio:077 Page:56 (online image).

David HALSTEAD

#1115, b. 1834, d. 1908
Last Edited=10 Dec 2011
     David HALSTEAD was born in 1834 at Elland, Yorkshire. He was the son of William HALSTEAD and Elizabeth (?) In the census of 6 June 1841 at Timber Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 7 born in county, the assumed son of William HALSTEAD.1 In the census of 30 March 1851 at 12 Chapel Green, Horton, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Wool Comber, aged 17 born Elland, a Lodger of Samuel ILLINGWORTH.2 In the census of 7 April 1861 at 5 Commercial Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Woollen Weaver, aged 27 born Elland, a Lodger of Joseph KAY.3 In the census of 2 April 1871 at South Lane, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Wool Hand Loom Weaver, aged 38 born Elland, the brother-in-law of Joseph KAY.4 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Catherine Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Woollen Beamer, aged 47 born Elland, the brother-in-law of Joseph KAY.5 In the census of 5 April 1891, he was listed as single, a General Labourer, aged 55 born Shelf, an Inmate in the Union Workhouse, Halifax, Yorkshire.6 In the census of 31 March 1901, he was listed as single, a Stone Mason, aged 67 born Elland, an Inmate in the Poor Law Workhouse, Halifax, Yorkshire.7
David's death was registered in 1908 in the Halifax registration district.8

Sources of Information:

  1. [S3996] 1841 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:1299 Book:03 Folio:17 (online image).
  2. [S7013] 1851 Census for Horton, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:2309 Folio:549 Page:47 (online image).
  3. [S5588] 1861 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3286 Folio:055 Page:15 (online image).
  4. [S5589] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4403 Folio:104 Page:44 (online image).
  5. [S5590] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4409 Folio:077 Page:56 (online image).
  6. [S7014] 1891 Census for Halifax, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3594 Folio:165 Page:19 (online image).
  7. [S7015] 1901 Census for Halifax, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4126 Folio:140 Page:17 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1908 - Ref 9a 309 - Halifax aged 74."

Agur HALSTEAD

#1116, b. 13 September 1830, d. 13 June 1915
Last Edited=13 Jan 2017
Relationship
Grandson of Thomas HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 39:Decendants of Thomas HALSTEAD (bef 1765-?)
     Agur HALSTEAD was born on 13 September 1830 at Halifax, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of John HALSTEAD and Mary (?) Agur HALSTEAD was baptised on 5 June 1831 at Stones Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Soyland, Yorkshire.1 In the census of 6 June 1841 at Barkisland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 10 born in county, the assumed son of John HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Norland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Fuller, aged 20 born Halifax, the son of John HALSTEAD.3
Agur married Elizabeth EVERS on 25 December 1852 at St Mary the Virgin, Elland, Yorkshire. He was a Fuller aged 22, a bachelor residing in Norland. His father was listed as John HALSTEAD, a Wool Comber. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Amos CROWTHER and William LUTY.4,5 Agur HALSTEAD witnessed the marriage of Joseph BUTTERWORTH and Mary HALSTEAD on 3 November 1860 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire.4,6
In the census of 7 April 1861 at Springs, Midgley, Yorkshire, Agur was listed as aged 30 born Halifax, the Head of Household; a Woollen Worker, living with his wife Elizabeth, son Albert and daughters Ruth, Mary and Emma.7
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Bottom Brow Clough Terrace, Skircoat, Yorkshire, Agur was listed as aged 40 born Halifax, the Head of Household; a Cloth Finisher, living with his wife Elizabeth, daughters Ruth, Mary, Emma and Hannah E, sons Albert, John, Tom and George, mother Mary HALSTEAD.8
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Halifax Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, Agur was listed as aged 50 born Halifax, the Head of Household; a Woollen Manufacturer, living with his wife Elizabeth, sons Albert, John, Tom and George, daughters Mary, Emma and Hannah E.9
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 32 Elizabeth Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, Agur was listed as aged 60 born Barkisland, the Head of Household; a Woollen Manufacturer, living with his wife Elizabeth, sons Tom and George, daughters Mary, Emma and Hannah Elizabeth.10
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 81 Langdale Street, Elland, Yorkshire, Agur was listed as aged 70 born Barkisland, the Head of Household; a Woollen Manufacturer, living with his wife Elizabeth, daughter Mary.11
His wife, Elizabeth, died in 1905 in the Halifax registration district.12
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 7 Charles Street, Elland, Yorkshire, Agur was listed as a widower, aged 80 born Barkisland, the Head of Household; a Retired Woollen Manufacturer, living with his daughters Mary, Emma and Hannah Elizabeth (10 children - 8 living - but crossed out.)13
Agur died on 13 June 1915 at 7 Charles Street, Elland, Yorkshire, at the age of 84.14,15

Research Note: The death, took place on Sunday evening at the age of eighty-four years, of Mr. Agur Halstead, of the Crescent, Elland, and lately of the firm of Messrs. Agur Halstead and Sons, woollen manufacturers, Marshall Hall Mills. Elland. He came to Elland from Sowerby Bridge nearly forty years ago.16 His estate was probated on 5 August 1915 at Wakefield, Yorkshire. The estate was valued at £4,116 6s 6d.15

Children of Agur HALSTEAD and Elizabeth EVERS

Sources of Information:

  1. [S3374] E-mail from Shirley Brittain to Halsted Trust.
  2. [S3462] 1841 Census for Barkisland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:1299 Book:01 Folio:29 (online image).
  3. [S3463] 1851 Census for Norland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:2300 Folio:286 Page:04 (online image).
  4. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1852 - Ref 9a 458 - Halifax."
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1860 - Ref 9a 591 - Halifax."
  7. [S3478] 1861 Census for Midgley, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3295 Folio:132 Page:16 (online image).
  8. [S3466] 1871 Census for Skircoat, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4402 Folio:067 Page:03 (online image).
  9. [S3479] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4409 Folio:084 Page:70 (online image).
  10. [S3480] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3595 Folio:081 Page:31 (online image).
  11. [S3481] 1901 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4127 Folio:045 Page:14 (online image).
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1905 - Ref 9a 299 - Halifax aged 76."
  13. [S1383] 1911 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26404 Schedule:0062 (online image).
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1915 - Ref 9a 579 - Halifax."
  15. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  16. [S31] Website British Newspaper Archive (http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk) "Leeds Mercury - Tuesday 15 June 1915."

Elizabeth EVERS

#1117, b. 1830, d. 1905
Last Edited=13 Jan 2017
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Elizabeth EVERS was born in 1830 at Halifax, Yorkshire.
Elizabeth married Agur HALSTEAD, son of John HALSTEAD and Mary (?), on 25 December 1852 at St Mary the Virgin, Elland, Yorkshire. She was aged 23, a spinster residing in Norland. Her father was listed as William EVERS, a Machine Maker. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Amos CROWTHER and William LUTY.1,2
In the census of 7 April 1861 at Springs, Midgley, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 31 born Halifax, the wife of Agur HALSTEAD (a Woollen Worker, living with his wife Elizabeth, son Albert and daughters Ruth, Mary and Emma.)3
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Bottom Brow Clough Terrace, Skircoat, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 41 born Halifax, the wife of Agur HALSTEAD (a Cloth Finisher, living with his wife Elizabeth, daughters Ruth, Mary, Emma and Hannah E, sons Albert, John, Tom and George, mother Mary HALSTEAD.)4
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Halifax Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 51 born Halifax, the wife of Agur HALSTEAD (a Woollen Manufacturer, living with his wife Elizabeth, sons Albert, John, Tom and George, daughters Mary, Emma and Hannah E.)5
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 32 Elizabeth Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 61 born Norland, the wife of Agur HALSTEAD (a Woollen Manufacturer, living with his wife Elizabeth, sons Tom and George, daughters Mary, Emma and Hannah Elizabeth.)6
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 81 Langdale Street, Elland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 71 born Norland, the wife of Agur HALSTEAD (a Woollen Manufacturer, living with his wife Elizabeth, daughter Mary.)7
Elizabeth's death was registered in 1905 in the Halifax registration district.8

Children of Elizabeth EVERS and Agur HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1852 - Ref 9a 458 - Halifax."
  3. [S3478] 1861 Census for Midgley, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3295 Folio:132 Page:16 (online image).
  4. [S3466] 1871 Census for Skircoat, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4402 Folio:067 Page:03 (online image).
  5. [S3479] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4409 Folio:084 Page:70 (online image).
  6. [S3480] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3595 Folio:081 Page:31 (online image).
  7. [S3481] 1901 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4127 Folio:045 Page:14 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1905 - Ref 9a 299 - Halifax aged 76."

Mary HALSTEAD

#1118, b. 1857, d. 1936
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
Relationship
Great-granddaughter of Thomas HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 39:Decendants of Thomas HALSTEAD (bef 1765-?)
     Mary HALSTEAD was born in 1857 at Halifax, Yorkshire.1 She was the daughter of Agur HALSTEAD and Elizabeth EVERS. In the census of 7 April 1861 at Springs, Midgley, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 4 born Halifax, the daughter of Agur HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at Bottom Brow Clough Terrace, Skircoat, Yorkshire, she was listed as a Woollen Weaver, aged 14 born Halifax, the daughter of Agur HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Halifax Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Woollen Weaver, aged 24 born Halifax, the daughter of Agur HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 32 Elizabeth Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Woollen Weaver, aged 34 born Sowerby, the daughter of Agur HALSTEAD.5 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 81 Langdale Street, Elland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Domestic Housemaid, aged 44 born Sowerby, the daughter of Agur HALSTEAD.6 In the census of 2 April 1911 at 7 Charles Street, Elland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, aged 54 born Sowerby, the daughter of Agur HALSTEAD.7
Mary's death was registered in 1936 in the Halifax registration district.8

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1857 - Ref 9a 431 - Halifax."
  2. [S3478] 1861 Census for Midgley, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3295 Folio:132 Page:16 (online image).
  3. [S3466] 1871 Census for Skircoat, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4402 Folio:067 Page:03 (online image).
  4. [S3479] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4409 Folio:084 Page:70 (online image).
  5. [S3480] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3595 Folio:081 Page:31 (online image).
  6. [S3481] 1901 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4127 Folio:045 Page:14 (online image).
  7. [S1383] 1911 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26404 Schedule:0062 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1936 - Ref 9a 419 - Halifax aged 79."

Emma HALSTEAD

#1119, b. 9 January 1859, d. 1943
Last Edited=4 Oct 2016
Relationship
Great-granddaughter of Thomas HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 39:Decendants of Thomas HALSTEAD (bef 1765-?)
     Emma HALSTEAD was born on 9 January 1859 at Halifax, Yorkshire.1 She was the daughter of Agur HALSTEAD and Elizabeth EVERS. In the census of 7 April 1861 at Springs, Midgley, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 2 born Halifax, the daughter of Agur HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at Bottom Brow Clough Terrace, Skircoat, Yorkshire, she was listed as a Worsted Spinner, aged 12 born Halifax, the daughter of Agur HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Halifax Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Woollen Weaver, aged 22 born Halifax, the daughter of Agur HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 32 Elizabeth Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Woollen Weaver, aged 32 born Sowerby,the daughter of Agur HALSTEAD.5 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 17 Esplande, Scarborough, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Childrens Nurse, aged 42 born Mytholmroyd, a Lodger of Hannah NORTH.6 In the census of 2 April 1911 at 7 Charles Street, Elland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, aged 52 born Sowerby, the daughter of Agur HALSTEAD.7 Emma HALSTEAD appeared on the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 in the household of Hannah Elizabeth HALSTEAD at 4 The Crescent, Charles Street, Elland, Yorkshire. She was single, Retired, born 9 January 1859.8
Emma's death was registered in 1943 in the Halifax registration district.9

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1859 - Ref 9a 421 - Halifax."
  2. [S3478] 1861 Census for Midgley, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3295 Folio:132 Page:16 (online image).
  3. [S3466] 1871 Census for Skircoat, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4402 Folio:067 Page:03 (online image).
  4. [S3479] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4409 Folio:084 Page:70 (online image).
  5. [S3480] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3595 Folio:081 Page:31 (online image).
  6. [S3482] 1901 Census for Scarborough, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4532 Folio:084 Page:15 (online image).
  7. [S1383] 1911 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26404 Schedule:0062 (online image).
  8. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/3637j/002."
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1943 - Ref 9a 556 - Halifax aged 84."

Albert HALSTEAD

#1120, b. 25 January 1861, d. 15 February 1946
Last Edited=4 Oct 2016
Relationship
Great-grandson of Thomas HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 39:Decendants of Thomas HALSTEAD (bef 1765-?)
     Albert HALSTEAD was born on 25 January 1861 at Halifax, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of Agur HALSTEAD and Elizabeth EVERS. In the census of 7 April 1861 at Springs, Midgley, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 3 months born Halifax, the son of Agur HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at Bottom Brow Clough Terrace, Skircoat, Yorkshire, he was listed as a Woollen Spinner, aged 10 born Halifax, the son of Agur HALSTEAD.3 Albert HALSTEAD witnessed the marriage of James WILSON and Ruth HALSTEAD on 24 March 1880 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire.4,5 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Halifax Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Woollen Spinner, aged 20 born Halifax, the son of Agur HALSTEAD.6
Albert married Maria BREARLEY in 1884 at Halifax, Yorkshire.7
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 13 Westbury Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, Albert was listed as aged 30 born Breasley, the Head of Household; a Woollen Spinner, living with his wife Maria and daughter Beatrice A.8
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 13 Westbury Street, Elland, Yorkshire, Albert was listed as aged 41 born Brearley, the Head of Household; a Woollen Spinner, living with his wife Maria and daughter Beatrice A.9
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 18 Temperance Street, Elland, Yorkshire, Albert was listed as aged 50 born Brearley, the Head of Household; a Manufacturer, living with his wife Maria and daughter Beatrice A (married 26 years - 1 child - 1 living.)10 He was the executor of Agur HALSTEAD's estate granted on 5 August 1915 at Wakefield, Yorkshire; £4,116 6s 6d.11 He was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at 7 Melrose Terrace, Elland, Yorkshire. He was married, a Retired Woollen Manufacturer, born 25 January 1861.12
His wife, Maria, died in 1941 in the Halifax registration district.13
Albert died on 15 February 1946 at Ridgemount, Rolls Head Road, Halifax, Yorkshire, at the age of 85.14,11 His estate was probated on 2 May 1946 at London. The estate was valued at £12,402 2s 9d.11

Child of Albert HALSTEAD and Maria BREARLEY

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1861 - Ref 9a 419 - Halifax."
  2. [S3478] 1861 Census for Midgley, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3295 Folio:132 Page:16 (online image).
  3. [S3466] 1871 Census for Skircoat, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4402 Folio:067 Page:03 (online image).
  4. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1880 - Ref 9a 584 - Halifax."
  6. [S3479] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4409 Folio:084 Page:70 (online image).
  7. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1884 - Ref 9a 739 - Halifax."
  8. [S3483] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3596 Folio:035 Page:03 (online image).
  9. [S3484] 1901 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4127 Folio:162 Page:30 (online image).
  10. [S1384] 1911 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26407 Schedule:0070 (online image).
  11. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  12. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/3637h/007."
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1941 - Ref 9a 1318 - Halifax Aged 81."
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1946 - Ref 9a 617 - Halifax Aged 85."

Fred HALSTEAD

#1121, b. 1867, d. 1872
Last Edited=24 May 2012
     Fred HALSTEAD was born in 1867 at Greetland, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of James HALSTEAD and Emma SCOTT. In the census of 2 April 1871 at Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 3 born Greetland, the son of James HALSTEAD.2
Fred's death was registered in 1872 in the Halifax registration district.3

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q4 1867 - Ref 9a 414 - Halifax."
  2. [S2578] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4404 Folio:025 Page:08 (online image).
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1872 - Ref 9a 352 - Halfiax aged 4."

Tom HALSTEAD

#1122, b. 11 April 1865, d. 11 May 1952
Last Edited=9 Oct 2016
Relationship
Great-grandson of Thomas HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 39:Decendants of Thomas HALSTEAD (bef 1765-?)
     Tom HALSTEAD was born on 11 April 1865 at Halifax, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of Agur HALSTEAD and Elizabeth EVERS. In the census of 2 April 1871 at Bottom Brow Clough Terrace, Skircoat, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 5 born Halifax, the son of Agur HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Halifax Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Woollen Spinner, aged 24 born Halifax, the son of Agur HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 32 Elizabeth Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Woollen Cloth Finisher, aged 25 born Midgley,the son of Agur HALSTEAD.4
Tom married Elizabeth PROCTOR on 8 October 1891 at St John the Evangelist, West Vale, Yorkshire. He was a Cloth Finisher aged 26, a bachelor residing in Elland. His father was listed as Agur HALSTEAD, a Woollen Manufacturer. After Banns. The married was witnessed by George HALSTEAD and Hannah Elizabeth HALSTEAD.5,6
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 6 Thorn View, Elland, Yorkshire, Tom was listed as aged 35 born Midgley, the Head of Household; a Power Loom Tuner, living with his wife Elizabeth, son Agur, daughters Gladys and Lizzie.7
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 6 Thorne View, Dewsbury Road, Elland, Yorkshire, Tom was listed as aged 45 born Midgeley, the Head of Household; a Woollen Manufacturer, livng with his wife Elizabeth, sons Agur and Charles Engelo and daughters Gladys, Lizzie and Hilda (married 19 years - 5 children - 5 living.)8 He was the executor of Agur HALSTEAD's estate granted on 5 August 1915 at Wakefield, Yorkshire; £4,116 6s 6d.9 Tom HALSTEAD witnessed the marriage of Agur HALSTEAD and Martha Annie SMITH on 10 October 1921 at Heath Congragational Church, Halifax, Yorkshire.5,10
His wife, Elizabeth, died in 1935 in the Huddersfield registration district.11 He was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at 12 Stanwell Avenue, Huddersfield, Yorkshire. He was a widower, a Retail Woollen Manufacturer, born 11 April 1865.12
Tom died on 11 May 1952 at 12 Stanwell Avenue, Birkby, Yorkshire, at the age of 87.13,9 His estate was probated on 8 August 1952 at London. The estate was valued at £4,110.9

Children of Tom HALSTEAD and Elizabeth PROCTOR

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q2 1865 - Ref 9a 475 - Halifax."
  2. [S3466] 1871 Census for Skircoat, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4402 Folio:067 Page:03 (online image).
  3. [S3479] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4409 Folio:084 Page:70 (online image).
  4. [S3480] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3595 Folio:081 Page:31 (online image).
  5. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1891 - Ref 9a 801 - Halifax."
  7. [S3487] 1901 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4127 Folio:148 Page:02 (online image).
  8. [S1382] 1911 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26406 Schedule:0013 (online image).
  9. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  10. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1921 - Ref 9a 1070 - Halifax."
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1935 - Ref 9a 454 - Huddersfield aged 65."
  12. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/3422c/005."
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1952 - Ref 2b 676 - Huddersfield aged 87."

George HALSTEAD

#1123, b. 9 March 1868, d. 18 December 1955
Last Edited=6 Dec 2016
Relationship
Great-grandson of Thomas HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 39:Decendants of Thomas HALSTEAD (bef 1765-?)
     George HALSTEAD was born on 9 March 1868 at Halifax, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of Agur HALSTEAD and Elizabeth EVERS. In the census of 2 April 1871 at Bottom Brow Clough Terrace, Skircoat, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 3 born Halifax, the son of Agur HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Halifax Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 13 born Halifax, the son of Agur HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 32 Elizabeth Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Fur Mechanic, Turner and Fitter, aged 23 born Warley, the son of Agur HALSTEAD.4 George HALSTEAD witnessed the marriage of Tom HALSTEAD and Elizabeth PROCTOR on 8 October 1891 at St John the Evangelist, West Vale, Yorkshire.5,6
George married Ann Elizabeth BREARLEY in 1896 at Halifax, Yorkshire.7
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 18 John Street, Elland, Yorkshire, George was listed as aged 33 born Warley, the Head of Household; a Mechanic, living with his wife Ann E and daughter Dorothy.
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 5 May Ville Avenue, Victoria Park, Scarborough, Yorkshire, George was listed as aged 43 born Elland, the Head of Household; a Dairyman, living with his wife Ann Elizabeth and children Dorothy and Albert (married 14 years - 3 children - 2 living.)8 He was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at Mayville Avenue, Scarborough, Yorkshire. He was married, a Retired Dairyman, born 9 March 1868.9
His wife, Ann, died in 1942 in the Scarborough registration district.10
George died on 18 December 1955 at 5 Mayville Avenue, Scarborough, Yorkshire, at the age of 87.11,12 His estate was probated on 4 February 1956 at York, Yorkshire. The estate was valued at £1,053 6s 7d.12

Children of George HALSTEAD and Ann Elizabeth BREARLEY

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q2 1868 - Ref 9a 495 - Halifax."
  2. [S3466] 1871 Census for Skircoat, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4402 Folio:067 Page:03 (online image).
  3. [S3479] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4409 Folio:084 Page:70 (online image).
  4. [S3480] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3595 Folio:081 Page:31 (online image).
  5. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1891 - Ref 9a 801 - Halifax."
  7. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1896 - Ref 9a 924 - Halifax."
  8. [S711] 1911 Census for Scarborough, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:28928 Schedule:0172 (online image).
  9. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/3258e/010."
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1942 - Ref 9d 584 - Scarborough aged 70."
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1955 - Ref 1b 681 - Scarborough aged 87."
  12. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Hannah Elizabeth HALSTEAD

#1124, b. 13 April 1870, d. 29 October 1960
Last Edited=4 Oct 2016
Relationship
Great-granddaughter of Thomas HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 39:Decendants of Thomas HALSTEAD (bef 1765-?)
     Hannah Elizabeth HALSTEAD was born on 13 April 1870 at Halifax, Yorkshire.1 She was the daughter of Agur HALSTEAD and Elizabeth EVERS. In the census of 2 April 1871 at Bottom Brow Clough Terrace, Skircoat, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 11 months born Halifax, the daughter of Agur HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Halifax Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 10 born Halifax, the daughter of Agur HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 32 Elizabeth Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Dresser and Mantle Maker, aged 20 born Skircoat, the daughter of Agur HALSTEAD.4 Hannah Elizabeth HALSTEAD witnessed the marriage of Tom HALSTEAD and Elizabeth PROCTOR on 8 October 1891 at St John the Evangelist, West Vale, Yorkshire.5,6 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 11 Broomhall Road, Ecclesall Bierlow, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Sick Nurse, aged 30 Skircoat, a servant of Harriet F WALSH.7 In the census of 2 April 1911 at 7 Charles Street, Elland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, aged 40 born Skircoat, the daughter of Agur HALSTEAD.8 She was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at 4 The Crescent, Charles Street, Elland, Yorkshire. She was single, Retired, born 13 April 1870.9
Hannah died on 29 October 1960 at 4 The Crescent, Charles Street, Elland, Yorkshire, at the age of 90.10,11 Her estate was probated on 21 November 1960 at London. The estate was valued at ££3,624 16s 7d.11

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q2 1870 - Ref 9a 452 - Halifax."
  2. [S3466] 1871 Census for Skircoat, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4402 Folio:067 Page:03 (online image).
  3. [S3479] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4409 Folio:084 Page:70 (online image).
  4. [S3480] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3595 Folio:081 Page:31 (online image).
  5. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1891 - Ref 9a 801 - Halifax."
  7. [S3491] 1901 Census for Ecclesall Bierlow, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4350 Folio:100 Page:12 (online image).
  8. [S1383] 1911 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26404 Schedule:0062 (online image).
  9. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/3637j/002."
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1960 - Ref 2b 307 - Calder aged 90."
  11. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

George HALSTEAD

#1125, b. 1810, d. 1883
Last Edited=28 Jan 2017
     George HALSTEAD was born in 1810 at Halifax, Yorkshire. He was the son of James HALSTEAD.
George married Elizabeth BROADBENT on 25 August 1833 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. He was a Twister, a bachelor from Sowerby. By Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Hiram HALSTEAD and Fanny FIRTH.1
In the census of 6 June 1841 at Clough, Soyland, Yorkshire, George was listed as aged 25 born in county, the Head of Household; a Cotton Twister, living with his assumed sife Elizabeth, sons Hiram and James, daughter Ellen, assumed brother Hiram HALSTEAD.2
In the census of 30 March 1851 at Clough House, Soyland, Yorkshire, George was listed as aged 39 born Sowerby, the Head of Household; a Cotton Twister, living with his sife Elizabeth, sons James, William, Joseph, George Henry and John, daughter Elizabeth Ellen.
In the census of 7 April 1861 at West Pale, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, George was listed as aged 49 born Halifax, the Head of Household; a Cotton Twister, living with his wife Elizabeth, sons James, William, Joseph and George H, daughters Hannah J and Emma.3
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Green Lane, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, George was listed as aged 60 born Halifax, the Head of Household; a Cotton Twister, living with his wife Elizabeth, sons Joseph and George H, daughters Hannah J and Emma.4
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Green Lane (Albion Square), Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, George was listed as aged 71 born Halifax, the Head of Household; a Retired Cotton Twiner, living with his wife Elizabeth, son Joseph, daughters Hannah J and Emma.5
George's death was registered in 1883 in the Halifax registration district.6

Children of George HALSTEAD and Elizabeth BROADBENT

Sources of Information:

  1. [S7] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S2596] 1841 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:1304 Book:13 Folio:34 (online image).
  3. [S2575] 1861 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3286 Folio:113 Page:11 (online image).
  4. [S2576] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4404 Folio:030 Page:17 (online image).
  5. [S2577] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:101 Page:24 (online image).
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1883 - Ref 9a 327 - Halifax Aged 73."

Elizabeth BROADBENT

#1126, b. 1813, d. 1 March 1884
Last Edited=28 Jan 2017
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Elizabeth BROADBENT was born in 1813 at Halifax, Yorkshire.
Elizabeth married George HALSTEAD, son of James HALSTEAD, on 25 August 1833 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. She was a spinster from Sowerby. By Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Hiram HALSTEAD and Fanny FIRTH.1
In the census of 6 June 1841 at Clough, Soyland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 25 born in county, the assumed wife of George HALSTEAD (a Cotton Twister, living with his assumed sife Elizabeth, sons Hiram and James, daughter Ellen, assumed brother Hiram HALSTEAD.)2
In the census of 30 March 1851 at Clough House, Soyland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 37 born Sowerby, the wife of George HALSTEAD (a Cotton Twister, living with his sife Elizabeth, sons James, William, Joseph, George Henry and John, daughter Elizabeth Ellen.)
In the census of 7 April 1861 at West Pale, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 47 born Sowerby, the wife of George HALSTEAD (a Cotton Twister, living with his wife Elizabeth, sons James, William, Joseph and George H, daughters Hannah J and Emma.)3
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Green Lane, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 58 born Halifax, the wife of George HALSTEAD (a Cotton Twister, living with his wife Elizabeth, sons Joseph and George H, daughters Hannah J and Emma.)4
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Green Lane (Albion Square), Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 68 born Halifax, the wife of George HALSTEAD (a Retired Cotton Twiner, living with his wife Elizabeth, son Joseph, daughters Hannah J and Emma.)5
Her husband, George, died in 1883 in the Halifax registration district.6
Elizabeth died on 1 March 1884 at Green Lane, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire.7,8 Her estate was given Letters of Administration on 23 May 1884 at Principal Probate Registry, London. The estate was valued at £199.8

Children of Elizabeth BROADBENT and George HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S7] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S2596] 1841 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:1304 Book:13 Folio:34 (online image).
  3. [S2575] 1861 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3286 Folio:113 Page:11 (online image).
  4. [S2576] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4404 Folio:030 Page:17 (online image).
  5. [S2577] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:101 Page:24 (online image).
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1883 - Ref 9a 327 - Halifax Aged 73."
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1884 - Ref 9a 321 - Halifax Aged 70."
  8. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Joseph HALSTEAD

#1127, b. 1846, d. 3 February 1909
Last Edited=10 Jun 2016
     Joseph HALSTEAD was born in 1846 at Halifax, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of George HALSTEAD and Elizabeth BROADBENT. In the census of 30 March 1851 at Clough House, Soyland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 5 born Soyland, the son of George HALSTEAD. In the census of 7 April 1861 at West Pale, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Cotton Twister, aged 15 born Sowerby, the son of George HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at Green Lane, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Cotton Doubler, aged 25 born Halifax, the son of George HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Green Lane (Albion Square), Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Rag and Shoddy Dealer, aged 35 born Halifax, the son of George HALSTEAD.4 Joseph HALSTEAD was granted Letters of Administration on the estate of Elizabeth BROADBENT on 23 May 1884 at Principal Probate Registry, London; £199.5 In the census of 5 April 1891 at Green Lane, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Rag Waste Dealer, aged 45 born West Vale, the brother-in-law of William FURNESS.6
In the census of 31 March 1901 at Green Lane, Greetland, Yorkshire, Joseph was listed as aged 55 born Soyland, the Head of Household; a Shoddy Manufacturer, living with his sisters Hannah J HALSTEAD and Mrs W FURNESS, nephew Ely FURNESS.7
Joseph died on 3 February 1909 at Albion Square, Green Lane, West Vale, Yorkshire.8,5 His estate was probated on 18 September 1909 at London, London. The estate was valued at £2,679 0s 9d.5

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1846 - Ref 22 277 - Halifax."
  2. [S2575] 1861 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3286 Folio:113 Page:11 (online image).
  3. [S2576] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4404 Folio:030 Page:17 (online image).
  4. [S2577] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:101 Page:24 (online image).
  5. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  6. [S2592] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3596 Folio:079 Page:03 (online image).
  7. [S2593] 1901 Census for Greetland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4128 Folio:027 Page:02 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1909 - Ref 9a 321 - Halifax aged 62."

Hannah Jane HALSTEAD

#1128, b. 1852, d. 1931
Last Edited=6 Sep 2011
     Hannah Jane HALSTEAD was born in 1852 at Halifax, Yorkshire.1 She was the daughter of George HALSTEAD and Elizabeth BROADBENT. In the census of 7 April 1861 at West Pale, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 9 born Sowerby, the daughter of George HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at Green Lane, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Piecer, aged 19 born Halifax, the daughter of George HALSTEAD.3 Hannah Jane HALSTEAD witnessed the marriage of George Henry HALSTEAD and Matilda ALLISON on 28 February 1877 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire.4,5 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Green Lane (Albion Square), Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Woollen Weaver, aged 29 born Halifax, the daughter of George HALSTEAD.6 Hannah Jane HALSTEAD witnessed the marriage of William FURNESS and Emma HALSTEAD on 11 February 1883 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire.4,7 In the census of 5 April 1891 at Green Lane, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Cloth Weaver, aged 36 born West Vale, the sister-in-law of William FURNESS.8 In the census of 31 March 1901 at Green Lane, Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Woollen Weaver, aged 47 born Soyland, the sister of Joseph HALSTEAD.9
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 63 Green Lane, Greetland, Yorkshire, Hannah was listed as single, aged 59 born Soyland, the Head of Household; a Woollen Weaver, living with her sister Emma FURNESS (married 27 years - 1 child - 1 living) and nephew Ely FURNESS.10
Hannah's death was registered in 1931 in the Halifax registration district.11

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q2 1852 - Ref 9a 427 - Halifax."
  2. [S2575] 1861 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3286 Folio:113 Page:11 (online image).
  3. [S2576] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4404 Folio:030 Page:17 (online image).
  4. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1877 - Ref 9a 633 - Halifax."
  6. [S2577] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:101 Page:24 (online image).
  7. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1883 - Ref 9a 601 - Halifax."
  8. [S2592] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3596 Folio:079 Page:03 (online image).
  9. [S2593] 1901 Census for Greetland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4128 Folio:027 Page:02 (online image).
  10. [S1445] 1911 Census for Greetland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26410 Schedule:0063 (online image).
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1931 - Ref 9a 425 - Halifax aged 79."

Emma HALSTEAD

#1129, b. 1859, d. 27 January 1930
Last Edited=28 Jan 2017
     Her married name was FURNESS.
Emma HALSTEAD was born in 1859 at Halifax, Yorkshire.1 She was the daughter of George HALSTEAD and Elizabeth BROADBENT. In the census of 7 April 1861 at West Pale, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 1 born Elland, the daughter of George HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at Green Lane, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 11 born Halifax, the daughter of George HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Green Lane (Albion Square), Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Reeler, aged 20 born Halifax, the daughter of George HALSTEAD.4
Emma married William FURNESS on 11 February 1883 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. She was aged 22, a spinster residing in West Vale, Greetland. Her father was listed as George HALSTEAD, a Spinner. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Joseph SAGAR and Hannah Jane HALSTEAD.5,6
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Green Lane, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 30 born West Vale, the wife of William FURNESS (a Joiner, living with his wife Emma, son Ely, brother-in-law Joseph HALSTEAD, sister-in-law Hannah J HALSTEAD.)7 In the census of 31 March 1901 at Green Lane, Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as married, aged 44 born West Vale, the sister of Joseph HALSTEAD.8 In the census of 2 April 1911 at 63 Green Lane, Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as married, a Housekeeper, aged 52 born Greetland, the sister of Hannah Jane HALSTEAD.9
Her husband, William, died before 1930.
Emma died on 27 January 1930 at 63 Green Lane, Greetland, Yorkshire.10,11 Her estate was given Letters of Administration on 29 January 1931 at London. The estate was valued at £1,160 (limited to settled land.)11

Child of Emma HALSTEAD and William FURNESS

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q36 1859 - Ref 9a 421 - Halifax."
  2. [S2575] 1861 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3286 Folio:113 Page:11 (online image).
  3. [S2576] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4404 Folio:030 Page:17 (online image).
  4. [S2577] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:101 Page:24 (online image).
  5. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1883 - Ref 9a 601 - Halifax."
  7. [S2592] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3596 Folio:079 Page:03 (online image).
  8. [S2593] 1901 Census for Greetland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4128 Folio:027 Page:02 (online image).
  9. [S1445] 1911 Census for Greetland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26410 Schedule:0063 (online image).
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1930 - Ref 9a 536 - Halifax aged 70."
  11. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

George Henry HALSTEAD

#1130, b. 5 January 1870, d. 11 October 1948
Last Edited=5 Oct 2016
     George Henry HALSTEAD was born on 5 January 1870 at Lower Edge, Elland, Yorkshire. Father not listed - mother Isabella HALSTEAD - registered on 9 February 1870 by Isabella HALSTEAD, mother.1,2 He was the son of Isabella HODGSON. In the census of 2 April 1871 at Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 1 born Elland, the son of Isabella HOLSTEAD.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Quebec Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as a Cotton Mill Hand, aged 11 born Elland, a Boarder of Saamuel SMITHIES.4 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 28 Quebec Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Dyers Labourer, aged 21 born Elland, a Lodger (brother) of William HALSTEAD.5
George married Emma Jane HELLIWELL on 21 November 1891 at Parish Church, Halifax, Yorkshire. He was a Labourer aged 21, a bachelor residing in Elland. His father was listed as Owen HALSTEAD (deceased), an Overlooker. After Banns. The married was witnessed by William CROSSLEY and Ada SENIOR.6,7
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 44 Westgate, Elland, Yorkshire, George was listed as aged 31 born Elland, the Head of Household; a Dyers Labourer, living with his wife Emma J, sons William, Fred and Edgar, daughter Nellie.8
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 45 Oak Street, Elland, Yorkshire, George was listed as aged 41 born Elland, the Head of Household; an Indigo Dyers Labourer, living with his wife Emma Jane, daughter Nellie and sons William, Fred, Edgar and Arthur (married 20 years - 5 children - 5 living.)9
His wife, Emma, died on 31 May 1933 at 139 Park Road, Elland, Yorkshire.10 He was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at 17 Blackhold Drive, Halifax, Yorkshire. He was a widower, a Retired Dyers Labourer, born 5 January 1870. There was one other redacted person in the household.11
George died on 11 October 1948 at Halifax General Hospital, Halifax, Yorkshire, at the age of 78. Sex - Male / Aged - 78 Years / Occupation - Retired Dyer's Labourer of 18 The Bottoms, Siddal, Halifax / Cause of death - 1a General Pertonitis 1b Acute Gangrenous Appendicitis 2 9/10/1948 Appendectomy certified by J E HESELTINE MB / Informant - A HALSTEAD, son, 125 Park Road, Elland / Registered - 12 October 1948.12,13

Children of George Henry HALSTEAD and Emma Jane HELLIWELL

Sources of Information:

  1. [S4] Original birth certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1870 - Ref 9a 467 - Halifax."
  3. [S4681] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4404 Folio:061 Page:12 (online image).
  4. [S4685] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:012 Page:18 (online image).
  5. [S4670] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3596 Folio:027 Page:19 (online image).
  6. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  7. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1891 - Ref 9a 715 - Halifax."
  8. [S4691] 1901 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4127 Folio:214 Page:23 (online image).
  9. [S1409] 1911 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26401 Schedule:0186 (online image).
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1933 - Ref 9a 486 - Halifax aged 63."
  11. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/3402g/014."
  12. [S6] Original death certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1948 - Ref 2b 569 - Halifax aged 78."

Hannah SHAW

#1131, b. 1799, d. 1882
Last Edited=7 Nov 2016
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Hannah SHAW was born in 1799 at Golcar, Yorkshire.
Hannah married Samuel HALSTEAD on 16 October 1823 at Elland, Yorkshire. She was of this parish. by Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Wm RAMSDEN and Thos BROOK.1
In the census of 6 June 1841 at Timber Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 40 born in county, the assumed wife of Samuel HALSTEAD (a Woollen Weaver, living with his assumed wife Hannah and assumed children Eliza, John, Joseph, Owen and Jane.)2
In the census of 30 March 1851 at Spaw Well, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 52 born Golcar, the wife of Samuel HALSTEAD (a Woollen Weaver, living with his wife Hannah sons John, Joseph and Owen, daughter Jane.)3
Her husband, Samuel, died in 1857 at Halifax, Yorkshire.4 In the census of 7 April 1861 at 4 Timber Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as a widow, a Woollen Winder, aged 62 born Golcar, a Lodger (mother) of Joseph HALSTEAD.5 In the census of 2 April 1871 at James Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as a widow, aged 71 born Golcar, a Visitor (mother) of Joseph HALSTEAD.6
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, Hannah was listed as a widow, aged 82 born Golcar, the Head of Household; Housekeeper, living with her grandsons William and Arthur HALSTEAD.7
Hannah's death was registered in 1882 in the Halifax registration district.8

Child of Hannah SHAW

Children of Hannah SHAW and Samuel HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S7] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S3996] 1841 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:1299 Book:03 Folio:17 (online image).
  3. [S4675] 1851 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:2299 Folio:086 Page:05 (online image).
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1857 - Ref 9a 254 - Halifax."
  5. [S4676] 1861 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3286 Folio:057 Page:20 (online image).
  6. [S4680] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4403 Folio:054 Page:47 (online image).
  7. [S4684] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:017 Page:27 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1882 - Ref 9a 315 - Halifax Aged 84."

William HALSTEAD

#1132, b. 1859, d. 5 February 1934
Last Edited=23 Jan 2017
Relationship
Grandson of Samuel HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 34:Decendants of Samuel HALSTEAD (1801-1857)
     William HALSTEAD was born in 1859 at Elland, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of Owen HOLSTEAD and Isabella HODGSON. In the census of 7 April 1861 at 1 Spa Fell, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 1 born Elland, the son of Owen HOLSTEAD.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 11 born Elland, the son of Isabella HOLSTEAD.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Laborer for Mechanic, aged 21 born Elland, the grandson of Hannah HALSTEAD.4
William married Maria SNOWDEN, daughter of George SNOWDEN and Charlotte HALL, on 14 August 1881 at St Mary the Virgin, Elland, Yorkshire. He was a Grinder aged 21, a bachelor residing in Elland. His father was listed as Owen HALSTEAD, an Overlooker. By Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Ann Eastwood CHADWICK and Joseph SAGAR.5,6
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 28 Quebec Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, William was listed as aged 31 born ELland, the Head of Household; a Mechanics Labourer, living with his wife Maria, lodgers Arthur and George H HALSTEAD.7
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 58 Oak Street, Elland, Yorkshire, William was listed as aged 41 born Elland, the Head of Household; an Iron Turner, living with his wife Maria, niece Susannah TAYLOR.8
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 1 Rosebery Street, Elland, Yorkshire, William was listed as aged 51 born Elland, the Head of Household; a Greengrocer, living with his wife Maria (married 29 years - no children), brother-in-law Kelito SNOWDEN, nephew Walter SNOWDEN, nieces Susannah and Frances TAYLOR.9
William died on 5 February 1934 at 18 Myrtle Road, Elland, Yorkshire.10,11 His estate was given Letters of Administration on 9 March 1934 at London. The estate was valued at £1,243 17s 7d.11

Child of William HALSTEAD and Maria SNOWDEN

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q4 1859 - Ref 9a 421 - Halifax."
  2. [S4679] 1861 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3286 Folio:083 Page:28 (online image).
  3. [S4681] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4404 Folio:061 Page:12 (online image).
  4. [S4684] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:017 Page:27 (online image).
  5. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1881 - Ref 9a 599 - Halifax."
  7. [S4670] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3596 Folio:027 Page:19 (online image).
  8. [S4671] 1901 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4127 Folio:041 Page:06 (online image).
  9. [S1456] 1911 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26401 Schedule:0046 (online image).
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1934 - Ref 9a 559 - Halifax aged 74."
  11. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Arthur HALSTEAD

#1133, b. 21 April 1862, d. 5 June 1945
Last Edited=4 Oct 2016
Relationship
Grandson of Samuel HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 34:Decendants of Samuel HALSTEAD (1801-1857)
     Arthur HALSTEAD was born on 21 April 1862 at Elland, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of Owen HOLSTEAD and Isabella HODGSON. In the census of 2 April 1871 at Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 9 born Elland, the son of Isabella HOLSTEAD.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, aged 18 born Elland, the grandson of Hannah HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 28 Quebec Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Green Grocer, aged 28 born Elland, a Lodger (brother) of William HALSTEAD.4
Arthur married Betsy GLEDHILL on 19 September 1892 at Bethesda Chapel, Elland, Yorkshire. He was a Green Grocer aged 30, a bachelor residing in Quebec Street, Elland. His father was listed as Owen HALSTEAD (deceased), an Overlooker. By Certificate. Married in the Bethesda Chapel, Elland according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Methodist New Connexion. The marriaged was witnessed by Sam M GLEDHILL and Ada GLEDHILL.5,6
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 58 Westgate, Elland, Yorkshire, Arthur was listed as aged 38 born Elland, the Head of Household; a Greengrocer, living with his wife Betsy, sons Harold and Ernest, daughter Edith.7
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 58 Westgate, Elland, Yorkshire, Arthur was listed as aged 48 born Elland, the Head of Household; a Fruiterer, living with his wife Betsy, daughter Edith and sons Harold and Ernest (married 19 years - 3 children - 3 living.)8 He was granted Letters of Administration on the estate of William HALSTEAD on 9 March 1934 at London; £1,243 17s 7d.9 He was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at 58 Westgate, Elland, Yorkshire. He was married, a Wholesale Retail Fish Fruit & Potato Merchant, born 21 April 1862.10 Arthur HALSTEAD was granted Letters of Administration on the estate of Ernest HALSTEAD on 27 August 1941 at Llandudno, Conway; £844 2s 11d.9
Arthur died on 5 June 1945 at 39 Hallingwood Mount, Great Horton, Yorkshire, at the age of 83. His usual address at the time was recorded as 58 Westgate, Elland.11,9 His estate was probated on 7 November 1945 at Llandudno, Conway. The estate was valued at £8,892 17s 2d.9

Children of Arthur HALSTEAD and Betsy GLEDHILL

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q2 1862 - Ref 9a 444 - Halifax."
  2. [S4681] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4404 Folio:061 Page:12 (online image).
  3. [S4684] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:017 Page:27 (online image).
  4. [S4670] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3596 Folio:027 Page:19 (online image).
  5. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1892 - Ref 9a 803 - Halifax."
  7. [S4690] 1901 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4127 Folio:213 Page:22 (online image).
  8. [S1411] 1911 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26409 Schedule:0013 (online image).
  9. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  10. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/3638g/004."
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1945 - Ref 9b 38 - Bradford aged 83."

John HALSTEAD

#1134, b. 13 February 1838, d. 10 January 1893
Last Edited=21 Nov 2016
Relationship
Grandson of Joseph HOLSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 15:Descendants of Joseph HOLSTEAD (1776-18?)
     John HALSTEAD was born on 13 February 1838 at Elland, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of Sarah HALSTEAD. John HALSTEAD was baptised on 4 March 1838 at Elland, Yorkshire. In the census of 6 June 1841 at Mill Gate, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 3 born in county, the assumed grandson of Joseph HOLSTEAD.2 In the census of 30 March 1851 he was listed as a Woollen Piecer, aged 13 born Elland, the step son of William HILL.3
John married Sarah Ann BUCKLEY, daughter of William BUCKLEY and Amelia BATTYE, on 1 April 1860 at St Mary the Virgin, Elland, Yorkshire. He was a Moulder aged 22, a bachelor residing in Rastrick. His father was not listed. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Joseph FIELDING and David BORRK.4,5
In the census of 7 April 1861 John was listed as the Head of Household; an Iron Moulder, living with his wife Sarah Ann and daughter Lucy Ann.6 In the census of 2 April 1871 he was listed as married, an Iron Moulder, aged 33 born Elland, the son of Sarah HILL.7 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Canker Dyke, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as married, an Iron Moulder, aged 44 born Elland, a Lodger of Rachel ROBINSON.8 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 20 Portland Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as married, an Iron Moulder, aged 53 born Elland, a Lodger of Rachel ROBINSON.9
John died on 10 January 1893 at Portland Street, Halifax, Yorkshire, at the age of 54.10,11 His estate was probated on 24 January 1893 at Wakefield, Yorkshire. The estate was valued at £19 10s 0d.11

Children of John HALSTEAD and Sarah Ann BUCKLEY

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1838 - Ref 22 200 - Halifax."
  2. [S3426] 1841 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:1299 Book:03 Folio:48 (online image).
  3. [S3427] 1851 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:2299 Folio:047 Page:28 (online image).
  4. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1860 - Ref 9a 489 - Halifax."
  6. [S3430] 1861 Census for Halifax, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3274 Folio:040 Page:32 (online image).
  7. [S3429] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4403 Folio:022 Page:37 (online image).
  8. [S3436] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:023 Page:39 (online image).
  9. [S3437] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3595 Folio:061 Page:28 (online image).
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1893 - Ref 9a 311 - Halifax Aged 54."
  11. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Elizabeth BARRON

#1135, b. 1813, d. 1 February 1883
Last Edited=10 Jun 2016
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Elizabeth BARRON was born in 1813 at Stainland, Yorkshire. She was the daughter of William BARRON and Mary LISTER.
Elizabeth married Squire HALSTEAD, son of Thomas HALSTEAD and Allice NORMINTON, on 20 April 1834 at St Mary, Elland, Yorkshire. She was from this parish. By Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Joah BREARLEY and Amos CROWTHER.1
In the census of 6 June 1841 at Holywell, Stanland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 25 born in county, the assume wife of Squire HALSTEAD (a Comber, living with his assumed wife Elizabeth and children Richard and Jonas.)2
In the census of 30 March 1851 at 42 Holy Well Brook, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as a Shop Keeper, aged 38 born Stainland, the wife of Squire HALSTEAD (a Comber, living with his wife Elizabeth, son Jonas.)3
In the census of 7 April 1861 at Brook Row, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 48 borb Stainland, the wife of Squire HALSTEAD (a Grocer, living with his wife Elizabeth, son Jonas, daughter Mary Barron, lodgers Eliza ACKROYD and Rachel GILL.)4
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Holywell Brook, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 57 born Stainland, the wife of Squire HALSTEAD (a Shop Keeper, living with his wife Elizabeth.)5
Her husband, Squire, died on 27 October 1877 at Halifax, Yorkshire.6,7 Elizabeth HALSTEAD was the executor of Squire HALSTEAD's estate granted on 7 December 1877 at Principal Probate Registry, London; under £450.7
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Castlegate, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, Elizabeth was listed as a widow, aged 67 born Stainland, the Head of Household; a Retail Grocer, living with her granddaughter Sarah E PEARSON.8
Elizabeth died on 1 February 1883 at Pilling Buildings, Elland, Yorkshire.9,7 Her estate was probated on 16 February 1883 at Principal Probate Registry, London. The estate was valued at £531 5s.7

Children of Elizabeth BARRON and Squire HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S7] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S4578] 1841 Census for Stanland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:1305 Book:01 Folio:32 (online image).
  3. [S4579] 1851 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:2299 Folio:151 Page:23 (online image).
  4. [S4580] 1861 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3286 Folio:095 Page:07 (online image).
  5. [S4581] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4404 Folio:012 Page:20 (online image).
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1877 - Ref 9a 343 - Halifax Aged 74."
  7. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  8. [S4582] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:034 Page:62 (online image).
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1883- - Ref 9a 358 - Halifax Aged 69."

Sarah Elizabeth PEARSON

#1136, b. 1871
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
Relationship
Great-granddaughter of Thomas HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 39:Decendants of Thomas HALSTEAD (bef 1765-?)
     Sarah Elizabeth PEARSON was born in 1871 at Elland, Yorkshire. She was the daughter of John PEARSON and Mary Barron HALSTEAD. In the census of 3 April 1881 at Castlegate, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 10 born Elland, the granddaughter of Elizabeth HALSTEAD.1 In the census of 5 April 1891 at Gladstone Street, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Mill Weaver, aged 20 born Elland, the daughter of John PEARSON.2 In the census of 31 March 1901 she was listed as single, a Cotton Drawer, aged 30 born Stainland, the daughter of John PEARSON.3 In the census of 2 April 1911 at Crossfield Terrace, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Drawing Frame Tenter, aged 40 born Halifax, the sister of Squire Halstead PEARSON.4

Sources of Information:

  1. [S4582] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:034 Page:62 (online image).
  2. [S8542] 1891 Census for Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3597 Folio:063 Page:10 (online image).
  3. [S8544] 1901 Census for Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4128 Folio:137 Page:06 (online image).
  4. [S8545] 1911 Census for Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26417 Schedule:0012 (online image).

George Henry HALSTEAD

#1137, b. 1848, d. 2 February 1920
Last Edited=21 Jun 2016
     George Henry HALSTEAD was born in 1848 at Soyland, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of George HALSTEAD and Elizabeth BROADBENT. In the census of 30 March 1851 at Clough House, Soyland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 3 born Soyland, the son of George HALSTEAD. In the census of 7 April 1861 at West Pale, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 13 born Sowerby, the son of George HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at Green Lane, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Cotton Doubler, aged 22 born Halifax, the son of George HALSTEAD.3
George married Matilda ALLISON on 28 February 1877 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. He was a Waste Dealer aged 28, a bachelor residing in Greetland. His father was listed as George HALSTEAD, a Cotton Twister. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Charles ALLISON and Hannah Jane HALSTEAD.4,5
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Maudes Buildings, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, George was listed as aged 33 born Soyland, the Head of Household; a Rag and Shoddy Dealer, living with his wife Matilda, daughter Sarah E and sons Joe and Benjamin.6
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 2 Gibralter Row, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, George was listed as aged 42 born Ripponden, the Head of Household; a Shoddy Manufacturerer, living with his wife Matilda, daughters Sarah E, Agnes and Florence H, sons Joe, Benjamin and John H.7
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 15 Bank Bottom, Elland, Yorkshire, George was listed as aged 53 born Soyland, the Head of Household; a Shoddy Manufacturerer, living with his wife Matilda, daughters Agnes and Florence H, sons Joe, Benjamin and John H.8
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 5 Rochester Place, Elland, Yorkshire, George was listed as aged 63 born Rippendon, the Head of Household; a Shoddy Manufacturer, living with his wife Matlida and daughters Agnes andd Florence H (married 35 years - 6 children - 4 living.)9
George died on 2 February 1920 at Rochester Place, Savile Road, Elland, Yorkshire.10,11 His estate was probated on 23 April 1920 at Wakefield, Yorkshire. The estate was valued at £17,293 11s 6d.11

Children of George Henry HALSTEAD and Matilda ALLISON

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1848 - Ref 22 252 - Halifax."
  2. [S2575] 1861 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3286 Folio:113 Page:11 (online image).
  3. [S2576] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4404 Folio:030 Page:17 (online image).
  4. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1877 - Ref 9a 633 - Halifax."
  6. [S2586] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:091 Page:03 (online image).
  7. [S2587] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3595 Folio:011 Page:16 (online image).
  8. [S2588] 1901 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4127 Folio:206 Page:09 (online image).
  9. [S1381] 1911 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26402 Schedule:0175 (online image).
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1920 - Ref 9a 528 - Halifax aged 71."
  11. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Matilda ALLISON

#1138, b. 23 July 1853, d. 24 March 1948
Last Edited=4 Oct 2016
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Matilda ALLISON was born on 23 July 1853 at Greetland, Yorkshire.
Matilda married George Henry HALSTEAD, son of George HALSTEAD and Elizabeth BROADBENT, on 28 February 1877 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. She was aged 23, a spinster residing in Greetland. Her father was listed as David ALLISON, a Woollen Spinner. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Charles ALLISON and Hannah Jane HALSTEAD.1,2
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Maudes Buildings, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 27 born Greetland, the wife of George Henry HALSTEAD (a Rag and Shoddy Dealer, living with his wife Matilda, daughter Sarah E and sons Joe and Benjamin.)3
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 2 Gibralter Row, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 37 born Greetland, the wife of George Henry HALSTEAD (a Shoddy Manufacturerer, living with his wife Matilda, daughters Sarah E, Agnes and Florence H, sons Joe, Benjamin and John H.)4
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 15 Bank Bottom, Elland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 47 born Greetland, the wife of George Henry HALSTEAD (a Shoddy Manufacturerer, living with his wife Matilda, daughters Agnes and Florence H, sons Joe, Benjamin and John H.)5
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 5 Rochester Place, Elland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 57 born Greetland, the wife of George Henry HALSTEAD (a Shoddy Manufacturer, living with his wife Matlida and daughters Agnes andd Florence H (married 35 years - 6 children - 4 living.)6)
Her husband, George, died on 2 February 1920 at Rochester Place, Savile Road, Elland, Yorkshire.7,8 Matilda HALSTEAD was the executor of George Henry HALSTEAD's estate granted on 23 April 1920 at Wakefield, Yorkshire; £17,293 11s 6d.8 She was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at 5 Rochester Place, Elland, Yorkshire. She was a widow, Incapacitated, born 23 July 1853.9
Matilda died on 24 March 1948 at 5 Rochester Place, Savile Road, Elland, Yorkshire, at the age of 94.10,8 Her estate was probated on 18 May 1948 at London. The estate was valued at £2,958 4s 2d.8

Children of Matilda ALLISON and George Henry HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1877 - Ref 9a 633 - Halifax."
  3. [S2586] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:091 Page:03 (online image).
  4. [S2587] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3595 Folio:011 Page:16 (online image).
  5. [S2588] 1901 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4127 Folio:206 Page:09 (online image).
  6. [S1381] 1911 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26402 Schedule:0175 (online image).
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1920 - Ref 9a 528 - Halifax aged 71."
  8. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  9. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/3637f/011."
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1948 - Ref 2b 345 - Calder aged 94."

Sarah Elizabeth HALSTEAD

#1139, b. 1877, d. 1893
Last Edited=10 Dec 2011
     Sarah Elizabeth HALSTEAD was born in 1877 at West Vale, Yorkshire.1 She was the daughter of George Henry HALSTEAD and Matilda ALLISON. In the census of 3 April 1881 at Maudes Buildings, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 3 born West Vale, the daughter of George Henry HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 2 Gibralter Row, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as a Worsted Mill Hand, aged 13 born West Vale, the daughter of George Henry HALSTEAD.3
Sarah's death was registered in 1893 in the Halifax registration district.4

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q2 1877 - Ref 9a 506 - Halifax."
  2. [S2586] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:091 Page:03 (online image).
  3. [S2587] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3595 Folio:011 Page:16 (online image).
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1893 - Ref 9a 316 - Halifax Aged 16."

Joe HALSTEAD

#1140, b. 1878, d. 1906
Last Edited=10 Dec 2011
     Joe HALSTEAD was born in 1878 at West Vale, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of George Henry HALSTEAD and Matilda ALLISON. In the census of 3 April 1881 at Maudes Buildings, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 2 born West Vale, the son of George Henry HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 2 Gibralter Row, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 12 born West Vale, the son of George Henry HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 15 Bank Bottom, Elland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, Bookeeper Shoddy Mill, aged 22 born West Vale, the son of George Henry HALSTEAD.4
Joe married Sarah Ann IREDALE, daughter of Abraham Smith IREDALE and Catherine STOTT, in 1906 in the Halifax registration district.5
Joe's death was registered in 1906 in the Halifax registration district.6

Child of Joe HALSTEAD and Sarah Ann IREDALE

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1878 - Ref 9a 512 - Halifax."
  2. [S2586] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:091 Page:03 (online image).
  3. [S2587] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3595 Folio:011 Page:16 (online image).
  4. [S2588] 1901 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4127 Folio:206 Page:09 (online image).
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1906 - Ref 9a 916 - Halifax."
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1906 - Ref 9a 314 - Halifax aged 28."

Benjamin HALSTEAD

#1141, b. 24 February 1880, d. 13 October 1944
Last Edited=4 Oct 2016
     Benjamin HALSTEAD was born on 24 February 1880 at West Vale, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of George Henry HALSTEAD and Matilda ALLISON. In the census of 3 April 1881 at Maudes Buildings, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 1 born West Vale, the son of George Henry HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 2 Gibralter Row, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 11 born West Vale, the son of George Henry HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 15 Bank Bottom, Elland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, an Overlooker Shoddy Mill, aged 21 born West Vale, the son of George Henry HALSTEAD.4
Benjamin married Sarah Eliza DUXBURY on 10 August 1905 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. He was a Wool and Waste Dealer aged 25, a bachelor residing at Rochester Place, Elland. His father was listed as George Henry HALSTEAD, a Wool and Waste Dealer. after Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Alfred DUXBURY and John Henry HALSTEAD.5,6 Benjamin HALSTEAD was the executor of Joseph HALSTEAD's estate granted on 18 September 1909 at London, London; £2,679 0s 9d.7
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 44 Park Road, Elland, Yorkshire, Benjamin was listed as aged 31 born West Vale, the Head of Household; a Shoddy Manufacturer, living with his wife Sarah Eliza and sons Fred and Arthur (married 5 years - 2 children - 2 living.)8 He was the executor of George Henry HALSTEAD's estate granted on 23 April 1920 at Wakefield, Yorkshire; £17,293 11s 6d.7 Benjamin HALSTEAD was granted Letters of Administration on the estate of Emma FURNESS on 29 January 1931 at London; £1,160 (limited to settled land.)7 He was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at 17 Plains Lane, Elland, Yorkshire. He was married, a Wool & Waste Dealer Shoddy Manufacturer, born 24 February 1880.9
Benjamin died on 13 October 1944 at 17 Plains Lane, Elland, Yorkshire, at the age of 64.10,7 His estate was given Letters of Administration on 25 May 1945 at Wakefield, Yorkshire. The estate was valued at £4,932 0s 9d.7

Children of Benjamin HALSTEAD and Sarah Eliza DUXBURY

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1880 - Ref 9a 477 - Halifax."
  2. [S2586] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:091 Page:03 (online image).
  3. [S2587] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3595 Folio:011 Page:16 (online image).
  4. [S2588] 1901 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4127 Folio:206 Page:09 (online image).
  5. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1905 - Ref 9a 844 - Halifax."
  7. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  8. [S1410] 1911 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26408 Schedule:0089 (online image).
  9. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/3638f/012."
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1944 - Ref 9a 597 - Calder aged 64."

James HALSTEAD

#1142, b. 29 September 1839, d. 6 September 1918
Last Edited=5 Jan 2017
     James HALSTEAD was born on 29 September 1839 at Halifax, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of George HALSTEAD and Elizabeth BROADBENT. In the census of 6 June 1841 at Clough, Soyland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 1 born in county, the assumed son of George HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Clough House, Soyland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 11 born Sowerby, the son of George HALSTEAD. In the census of 7 April 1861 at West Pale, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Cotton Twister, aged 21 born Sowerby, the son of George HALSTEAD.3
James married Emma SCOTT on 28 April 1863 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. He was a Waste Dealer aged 23, a bachelor residing in Greetland. His father was listed as George HALSTEAD, a Cotton Spinner. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Charles RAMSDEN and John THOMAS.4,5
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, James was listed as aged 32 born Halifax, the Head of Household; a Grocer, living with his wife Emma and sons William H, Thomas Herbert and Fred.6
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Hallidays Buildings, Saddleworth Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, James was listed as aged 41 born Halifax, the Head of Household; a Grocer, living with his wife Emma and sons William H, Thomas H, Frank and Ernest, daughter Sarah E.7
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Baileys Terrace, Saddleworth Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, James was listed as aged 52 born Ripponden, the Head of Household; a Grocer and Yeast Dealer, living with his wife Emma and sons Frank and J Ernest, daughter Sarah E.8
In the census of 31 March 1901 at Saddleworth Road, Greetland, Yorkshire, James was listed as aged 60 born Soyland, the Head of Household; a Grocer Shopkeeper, living with his wife Emma and sons Frank and James E.9
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 59 Saddleworth Road, Greetland, Yorkshire, James was listed as aged 72 born Halifax, the Head of Household; a Grocer, living with his wife Emma (married 47 years - 9 children - 5 living), daughter Sarah Elizabeth BIRKHEAD (married 12 years - 2 children - 2 living), son-in-lawe Josiah BIRKHEAD and grandsons Frank R and James Edward BIRKHEAD.10
His wife, Emma, died on 31 August 1911 at Wells House, Lea Road, Dovercourt, Essex.11,12 James HALSTEAD was granted Letters of Administration on the estate of Emma HALSTEAD on 16 November 1911 at London; £204 17s 4d.12
James died on 6 September 1918 at East Suffolk Hospital, Ipswich, Suffolk, at the age of 78. His address at the time of his death was recorded as 18 Brookland Road, Dovercourt.13,12 His estate was probated on 30 November 1918 at London. The estate was valued at £2,090 0s 7d.12

Children of James HALSTEAD and Emma SCOTT

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q4 1839 - Ref 22 246 - Halifax."
  2. [S2596] 1841 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:1304 Book:13 Folio:34 (online image).
  3. [S2575] 1861 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3286 Folio:113 Page:11 (online image).
  4. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1863 - Ref 9a 526 - Halifax."
  6. [S2578] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4404 Folio:025 Page:08 (online image).
  7. [S2579] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:094 Page:10 (online image).
  8. [S2580] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3596 Folio:091 Page:28 (online image).
  9. [S2581] 1901 Census for Greetland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4128 Folio:008 Page:08 (online image).
  10. [S1435] 1911 Census for Greetland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26410 Schedule:0030 (online image).
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1911 - Ref 4a 558 - Tendring Aged 73."
  12. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1918 - Ref 4a 977 - Ispwich Aged 78."

Emma SCOTT

#1143, b. 1839, d. 31 August 1911
Last Edited=5 Jan 2017
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Emma SCOTT was born in 1839 at Halifax, Yorkshire.
Emma married James HALSTEAD, son of George HALSTEAD and Elizabeth BROADBENT, on 28 April 1863 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. She was aged 24, a spinster residing in Greetland. Her father was listed as William SCOTT, a Railway Warehouseman. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Charles RAMSDEN and John THOMAS.1,2
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 33 born Ovenden, the wife of James HALSTEAD (a Grocer, living with his wife Emma and sons William H, Thomas Herbert and Fred.)3
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Hallidays Buildings, Saddleworth Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 42 born Halifax, the wife of James HALSTEAD (a Grocer, living with his wife Emma and sons William H, Thomas H, Frank and Ernest, daughter Sarah E.)4
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Baileys Terrace, Saddleworth Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 52 born Ovenden, the wife of James HALSTEAD (a Grocer and Yeast Dealer, living with his wife Emma and sons Frank and J Ernest, daughter Sarah E.)5
In the census of 31 March 1901 at Saddleworth Road, Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 60 born Halifax, the wife of James HALSTEAD (a Grocer Shopkeeper, living with his wife Emma and sons Frank and James E.)6
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 59 Saddleworth Road, Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 74 born Halifax, the wife of James HALSTEAD (a Grocer, living with his wife Emma (married 47 years - 9 children - 5 living), daughter Sarah Elizabeth BIRKHEAD (married 12 years - 2 children - 2 living), son-in-lawe Josiah BIRKHEAD and grandsons Frank R and James Edward BIRKHEAD.)7
Emma died on 31 August 1911 at Wells House, Lea Road, Dovercourt, Essex.8,9 Her estate was given Letters of Administration on 16 November 1911 at London. The estate was valued at £204 17s 4d.9

Children of Emma SCOTT and James HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1863 - Ref 9a 526 - Halifax."
  3. [S2578] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4404 Folio:025 Page:08 (online image).
  4. [S2579] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:094 Page:10 (online image).
  5. [S2580] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3596 Folio:091 Page:28 (online image).
  6. [S2581] 1901 Census for Greetland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4128 Folio:008 Page:08 (online image).
  7. [S1435] 1911 Census for Greetland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26410 Schedule:0030 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1911 - Ref 4a 558 - Tendring Aged 73."
  9. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

William Henry HALSTEAD

#1144, b. 1862
Last Edited=23 May 2017
     William Henry was also known as SLADDIN.
William Henry HALSTEAD was born in 1862 at Halifax, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of Mary Ann HOLSTEAD. In the census of 2 April 1871 at 8 Beacon Street, Northowram, Yorkshire, he was listed as a Worsted Doffer, aged 9 born Halifax, the son of Thomas SLADDIN.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 15 St Luke Street, Northowram, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Master Silk Dresser, aged 19 born Halifax, the son of Thomas SLADDIN.3
William married Annie Eliza BARKER on 11 September 1886 at All Souls, Haley Hill, Halifax, Yorkshire. He was a Warehouseman aged 24, a bachelor residing at 7 Albert Street, Haley Hill. His father was not listed but it states "born out of wedlock - mother Mary Ann HALSTEAD now Mary Ann SLADDIN". After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Halliday MEDLEY and Emma TIDSWELL.4,5
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 33 Wood Street, Northowram, Yorkshire, William was listed as aged 29 born Halifax, the Head of Household; a Carpet Warehouseman, living with his wife Annie E, son Herbert, daughter Ada Mary.6
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 1 Albert Street, Halifax, Yorkshire, William was listed as aged 39 born Halifax, the Head of Household; an Overlooker Carpet Warehouse, living with his wife Annie E, son Herbert, daughters Ada M, Ivy and Nellie.7
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 18 Lake View, Halifax, Yorkshire, William was listed as aged 49 born Halifax, the Head of Household; a Carpet Stock Warehouseman, living with his wife Annie Eliza, sons Herbert and Clement and daughters Ada Mary, Ivy and Nellie (married 24 years - 7 children - 5 living.)8
His wife, Annie, died on 5 January 1937 at Halifax, Yorkshire.9

Children of William Henry HALSTEAD and Annie Eliza BARKER

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1862 - Ref 9a 409 - Halifax."
  2. [S6904] 1871 Census for Northowram, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4425 Folio:089 Page:23 (online image).
  3. [S10675] 1881 Census for Northowram, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4423 Folio:041 Page:37 (online image).
  4. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1886 - Ref 9a 598 - Halifax."
  6. [S6902] 1891 Census for Northowram, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3605 Folio:030 Page:07 (online image).
  7. [S6903] 1901 Census for Halifax, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4137 Folio:040 Page:25 (online image).
  8. [S1380] 1911 Census for Halifax, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26523 Schedule:0174 (online image).
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1937 - Ref 9a 762 - Halifax Aged 73."

Thomas Herbert HALSTEAD

#1145, b. 1866, d. 3 September 1945
Last Edited=15 Jan 2012
     Thomas Herbert HALSTEAD was born in 1866 at Halifax, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of James HALSTEAD and Emma SCOTT. In the census of 2 April 1871 at Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 5 born Greetland, the son of James HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Hallidays Buildings, Saddleworth Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Worsted Doffer, aged 15 born Halifax, the son of James HALSTEAD.3
Thomas married Lettice THORNTON, daughter of James THORNTON and Hannah Elvina HANSON, on 1 October 1890 at St Mary, Elland, Yorkshire. He was a Grocer aged 24, a bachelor residing in West Vale. His father was listed as James HALSTEAD, a Grocer. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Annie Elizabeth FOS, Alice ANne THORNTON and George THORNTON.4,5
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 170 Westgate, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, Thomas was listed as aged 25 born Elland, the Head of Household; a Wool Sorter, living with his wife Lettice.6
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 30 Brooklyn Road, Dovercourt, Essex, Thomas was listed as aged 45 born Halifax, Yorkshire, the Head of Household; a Laundryman Manager, living with his wife Lettie and son James Thornton (married 20 years - 1 children - 1 living.)7 He was the executor of James HALSTEAD's estate granted on 30 November 1918 at London; £2,090 0s 7d.8
Thomas died on 3 September 1945 at Ogden, Yorkshire.9

Child of Thomas Herbert HALSTEAD and Lettice THORNTON

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q2 1866 - Ref 9a 437 - Halifax."
  2. [S2578] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4404 Folio:025 Page:08 (online image).
  3. [S2579] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:094 Page:10 (online image).
  4. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1890 - Ref 9a 659 - Halifax."
  6. [S2589] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3595 Folio:009 Page:11 (online image).
  7. [S546] 1911 Census for Dovercourt, Essex:RG14 Piece:10248 Schedule:0165 (online image).
  8. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1945 - Ref 9a 464 - Calder aged 79."

Sarah Elizabeth HALSTEAD

#1146, b. 1871, d. 27 March 1950
Last Edited=1 Jan 2017
     Her married name was BIRKHEAD.1
Sarah Elizabeth HALSTEAD was born in 1871 at Halifax, Yorkshire.2 She was the daughter of James HALSTEAD and Emma SCOTT. In the census of 3 April 1881 at Hallidays Buildings, Saddleworth Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 9 born Halifax, the daughter of James HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 at Baileys Terrace, Saddleworth Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, an Assistand Grocer, aged 18 born West Vale, the daughter of James HALSTEAD.4
Sarah married Josiah BIRKHEAD in 1898 in the Halifax registration district.1 In the census of 2 April 1911 at 59 Saddleworth Road, Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as married, aged 39 born Halifax, the daughter of James HALSTEAD.5 Sarah Elizabeth BIRKHEAD was the executor of James HALSTEAD's estate granted on 30 November 1918 at London; £2,090 0s 7d.6
Her husband, Josiah, died on 3 October 1933 at Queen Mary Hospital, Stratford, Essex; His usual address at the time was recorded as 18 Brooklyn Road, Dovercourt, Essex.7,6 Sarah Elizabeth BIRKHEAD was the executor of Josiah BIRKHEAD's estate granted on 22 February 1934 at Ipswich, Suffolk; £4,503 10s 6d.6
Sarah died on 27 March 1950 at 37 Daneby Road, Lewisham, Kent.8,6 Her estate was probated on 7 June 1950 at London. The estate was valued at £9,974 2s 0d.6

Children of Sarah Elizabeth HALSTEAD and Josiah BIRKHEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1898 - Ref 9a 979 - Halifax."
  2. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q4 1871 - Ref 9a 108 - Halifax."
  3. [S2579] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:094 Page:10 (online image).
  4. [S2580] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3596 Folio:091 Page:28 (online image).
  5. [S1435] 1911 Census for Greetland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26410 Schedule:0030 (online image).
  6. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1933 - Ref 4a 1 - West Ham aged 55."
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1950 - Ref 5d 75 - Lewisham aged 78."

Frank HALSTEAD

#1147, b. 15 August 1874, d. 17 September 1941
Last Edited=11 Sep 2016
     Frank HALSTEAD was born on 15 August 1874 at Halifax, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of James HALSTEAD and Emma SCOTT. In the census of 3 April 1881 at Hallidays Buildings, Saddleworth Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 6 born Halifax, the son of James HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at Baileys Terrace, Saddleworth Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, an Assistand Grocer, aged 16 born West Vale, the son of James HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 at Saddleworth Road, Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Grocers Manager, age 26 born West Vale, the son of James HALSTEAD.4
Frank married Alice STORK on 19 September 1901 at Lightcliffe Congregational Church, Halifax, Yorkshire. He was a Grocers Assistant aged 28, a bachelor residing at Elland Road, West Vale, Greetland. His father was listed as James HALSTEAD, a Master Grocer. according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Independants by Certificate. The marriage was witnessed by Allen STORK and C CHADWICK.5,6
His wife, Alice, died in 1911 at Halifax, Yorkshire.7
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 17 Hope Hall Terrace, Halifax, Yorkshire, Frank was listed as a widower, aged 36 born Halifax, the Head of Household; a Grocer and Tea Dealer, living with his son George Herbert and daughters Vera and Annie (married 4 years - 3 children - 3 living - but crossed out.)8 He was the executor of James HALSTEAD's estate granted on 30 November 1918 at London; £2,090 0s 7d.9 He was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at 50 Chesterfield Road, Blackpool, Lancashire. He was a widower, a Retired Grocer and Cafe Manager, born 15 August 1874. There was one other redacted person in the household.10
Frank died on 17 September 1941 at 50 Chesterfield Road, Blackpool, Lancashire, at the age of 67.11,9 His estate was probated on 19 May 1942 at Lancaster, Lancashire. The estate was valued at £15,028 4s 11d.9

Children of Frank HALSTEAD and Alice STORK

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1874 - Ref 9a 497 - Halifax."
  2. [S2579] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:094 Page:10 (online image).
  3. [S2580] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3596 Folio:091 Page:28 (online image).
  4. [S2581] 1901 Census for Greetland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4128 Folio:008 Page:08 (online image).
  5. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1901 - Ref 9a 964 - Halifax."
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1911 - Ref 9a 301 - Halifax aged 40."
  8. [S1405] 1911 Census for Halifax, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26456 Schedule:0130 (online image).
  9. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  10. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/4239d/010."
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1941 - Ref 8e 965 - Blackpool aged 67."

James Ernest HALSTEAD

#1148, b. 1876, d. 1 June 1933
Last Edited=23 Jun 2016
     James Ernest was also known as Ernest HALSTEAD.
James Ernest HALSTEAD was born in 1876 at Halifax, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of James HALSTEAD and Emma SCOTT. In the census of 3 April 1881 at Hallidays Buildings, Saddleworth Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 5 born Halifax, the son of James HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at Baileys Terrace, Saddleworth Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, an Assistand Grocer and Yeast Dealer, aged 15 born West Vale, the son of James HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 at Saddleworth Road, Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Grocers Assistant, age 25 born West Vale, the son of James HALSTEAD.4
James married Clara MOSS in 1904 in the Halifax registration district.5
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 31 Brooklyn Road, Dovercourt, Essex, James was listed as aged 35 born Greetland, Yorkshire, the Head of Household; a Laundryman Warehouseman, living with his wife Clara and children Ruby and John Edward (married 6 years - 2 children - 2 living.)6
James died on 1 June 1933 at 7 Redwing Lane, Stockton-on-Tees, Durham. Sex - Male / Aged - 57 Years / Occupation - a Retired Director, Limited Liability Company (Laundry) 7 Redwing Lane, Norton, Stockton on Teesl / Cause of death -1 Syncope 2 Chronic Gastric Ulcer 3 Cholecystitis certified by Thomas KIRK / Informant - J Edward HALSTEAD, son, present at the death, 1 Pemberton Avenue, Gidea Park, Romford / Registered - 1 June 1933.7,8,9 James was buried on 5 June 1933 at the Churchyard, Dovercourt, Essex.

Research Note: HARWICH THE FUNERAL took place at Upper Dovercourt Churchyard on Monday of Mr. James Ernest Halstead. aged 57, who died suddenly while on holiday at his daughter's residence, at Norton-on-Teea, County Durham. He was formerly a director of the Steam Laundry, and was closely associated with the Methodist Church, and a member of the Star in the East Lodge (No. 650), Harwich.10 His estate was probated on 8 September 1933 at Ipswich, Suffolk. The estate was valued at £4,857 6s 10d.9

Children of James Ernest HALSTEAD and Clara MOSS

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q2 1876 - Ref 9a 512 - Halifax."
  2. [S2579] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:094 Page:10 (online image).
  3. [S2580] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3596 Folio:091 Page:28 (online image).
  4. [S2581] 1901 Census for Greetland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4128 Folio:008 Page:08 (online image).
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1904 - Ref 9a 1075 - Halifax."
  6. [S545] 1911 Census for Dovercourt, Essex:RG14 Piece:10248 Schedule:0166 (online image).
  7. [S6] Original death certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1933 - Ref 10 90 - Stockton aged 57."
  9. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  10. [S31] Website British Newspaper Archive (http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk) "CHelmsford Chronicle - Friday 9th June 1933."

Robert HALSTEAD

#1149, b. 1822, d. 8 May 1896
Last Edited=15 Jun 2016
     Robert HALSTEAD was born in 1822 at Burnley, Lancashire. He was the son of Robert HALSTEAD. In the census of 6 June 1841 at Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed in the household of John HALSTEAD, although no relationship was stated.1 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Toll Bar, 12 Brow Bridge, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Cordwainer, aged 29 born Cliviger, Lancashire, the son of Robert HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Cordwainer, aged 29 born Chevetsham, Lancashire, the brother of John HALSTEAD.3
Robert married Caroline HOWE on 16 April 1854 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. He was a Cordwainer aged 32, a bachelor residing in Greetland. His father was listed as Robert HALSTEAD, Cordwainer. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by John HOWE and John THOMAS.4,5
In the census of 7 April 1861 at Longdale Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, Robert was listed as aged 39 born Elland, the Head of Household; a Shoe Maker, living with his wife Caroline, son John.6
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Brow Bridge Bar, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, Robert was listed as aged 49 born Lancashire, the Head of Household; a Shoe Maker, living with his wife Caroline, son John.7
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Halstead Buildings, Saddleworth Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, Robert was listed as aged 59 born Burnley, Lancashire, the Head of Household; : Saddleworth Rd (Halstead Bldgs), Elland Cum Greetland, YKS.8
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Saddleworth Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, Robert was listed as aged 69 born Burnley, Lancashire, the Head of Household; a Retired Shoemaker, living with his wife Caroline.9
His wife, Caroline, died in 1894 in the Halifax registration district.10
Robert died on 8 May 1896 at West Vale, Halifax, Yorkshire.11,12 His estate was probated on 1 October 1896 at London. The estate was valued at £194 10s 0d.12

Child of Robert HALSTEAD and Caroline HOWE

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5940] 1841 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:1299 Book:03 Folio:22 (online image).
  2. [S5938] 1851 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:2299 Folio:179 Page:12 (online image).
  3. [S5941] 1851 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:2299 Folio:160 Page:40 (online image).
  4. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1854 - Ref 9a 449 - Halifax."
  6. [S7016] 1861 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3286 Folio:108 Page:01 (online image).
  7. [S7017] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4406 Folio:005 Page:04 (online image).
  8. [S7018] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:096 Page:13 (online image).
  9. [S7019] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3596 Folio:089 Page:24 (online image).
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1894 - Ref 9a 302 - Halifax Aged 73."
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1896 - Ref 9a 317 - Halifax Aged 74."
  12. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Caroline HOWE

#1150, b. 1821, d. 1894
Last Edited=10 Dec 2011
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Caroline HOWE was born in 1821 at Elland, Yorkshire.
Caroline married Robert HALSTEAD, son of Robert HALSTEAD, on 16 April 1854 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. She was aged 33, a spinster residing in Greetland. Her father was listed as Richard HOWE, a Blacksmith. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by John HOWE and John THOMAS.1,2
In the census of 7 April 1861 at Longdale Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 40 born Elland, the wife of Robert HALSTEAD (a Shoe Maker, living with his wife Caroline, son John.)3
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Brow Bridge Bar, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 50 born Yorkshre, the wife of Robert HALSTEAD (a Shoe Maker, living with his wife Caroline, son John.)4
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Halstead Buildings, Saddleworth Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 60 born Elland, the wife of Robert HALSTEAD (: Saddleworth Rd (Halstead Bldgs), Elland Cum Greetland, YKS.)5
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Saddleworth Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 70 born Elland, the wife of Robert HALSTEAD (a Retired Shoemaker, living with his wife Caroline.)6
Caroline's death was registered in 1894 in the Halifax registration district.7

Child of Caroline HOWE and Robert HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1854 - Ref 9a 449 - Halifax."
  3. [S7016] 1861 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3286 Folio:108 Page:01 (online image).
  4. [S7017] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4406 Folio:005 Page:04 (online image).
  5. [S7018] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:096 Page:13 (online image).
  6. [S7019] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3596 Folio:089 Page:24 (online image).
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1894 - Ref 9a 302 - Halifax Aged 73."

John HALSTEAD

#1151, b. 1857, d. 24 April 1930
Last Edited=12 Dec 2016
     John HALSTEAD was born in 1857 at Elland, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of Robert HALSTEAD and Caroline HOWE. In the census of 7 April 1861 at Longdale Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 3 born Elland, the son of Robert HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at Brow Bridge Bar, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 13 born Yorkshire, the son of Robert HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Halstead Buildings, Saddleworth Road, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a L & Y Comp Clerk, aged 23 born Elland, the son of Robert HALSTEAD.4
John married Hannah SCHOFIELD on 9 July 1881 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. He was a Railway Clerk aged 23, a bachelor residing in West Vale, Greetland. His father was listed as Robert HALSTEAD, a Shoemake. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by May SCHOFIELD and Walter DRANSFIELD.5,6
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Thornhill Road, Rastrick, Yorkshire, John was listed as aged 33 born West Vale, the Head of Household; a Railway Servant, living with his wife Hannah and children Deborah G, Annie E, Joseph E and John W.7 He was the executor of Robert HALSTEAD's estate granted on 1 October 1896 at London; £194 10s 0d.8
In the census of 31 March 1901 at Adelaide, Greetland, Yorkshire, John was listed as aged 43 born West Vale, the Head of Household; a Railway Guard, living with his wife Hannah and children Deborah G, Annie E, Joseph E, John W and Maria.9
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 6 Saddleworth Road, Greetland, Yorkshire, John was listed as aged 53 born Greetland, the Head of Household; a Railway Guard, living with his wife Hannah and children Deborah Gertrude, Annie Elizabeth, and Maria (married 29 years - 7 children - 5 living.)10
John died on 24 April 1930 at 6 Adelaide, Saddleworth Road, West Vale, Yorkshire.11,8 His estate was probated on 24 June 1930 at London. The estate was valued at £883 10s 7d.8

Children of John HALSTEAD and Hannah SCHOFIELD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q4 1857 - Ref 9a 402 - Halifax."
  2. [S7016] 1861 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3286 Folio:108 Page:01 (online image).
  3. [S7017] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4406 Folio:005 Page:04 (online image).
  4. [S7018] 1881 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4410 Folio:096 Page:13 (online image).
  5. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1881 - Ref 9a 554 - Halifax."
  7. [S639] 1891 Census for Rastrick, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3580 Folio:059 Page:49 (online image).
  8. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  9. [S640] 1901 Census for Raistrick, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4128 Folio:032 Page:12 (online image).
  10. [S641] 1911 Census for Greetland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26411 Schedule:0168 (online image).
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1930 - Ref 9a 473 - Halifax aged 72."

Alfred HALSTEAD

#1152, b. 1846, d. 1899
Last Edited=16 Dec 2016
     Alfred HALSTEAD was born in 1846 at Halifax, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of Joseph HALSTEAD and Nancy TAYLOR. In the census of 30 March 1851 at Bay Horse Inn, Outlane, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 5 born Longwood, the son of Joseph HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 7 April 1861 at Bay House Inn, 846 Outlane, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Woollen Feeder, aged 15 born Stainland, the son of Joseph HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 2 April 1871 at Bay House Inn, Outlane, Stainland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Butcher, aged 25 born Stainland, the son of Joseph HALSTEAD.4
Alfred married Ellen KERSHAW on 17 May 1871 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. He was a Butcher aged 21, a bachelor residing iHuddersfield. His father was listed as Josph HALSTEAD, an Inn Keeper. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Thomas SCHOFIELD and Hannah HALSTEAD.5,6
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Gay Horse Inn, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, Alfred was listed as aged 35 born Halifax, the Head of Household; an Inn Keeper, living with his wife Ellen, sons Joe and Tom, daughter Mary.7
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Green Style, Fixby, Yorkshire, Alfred was listed as aged 45 born Halifax, the Head of Household; a Coal Merchants Labourer late Butcher, living with his wife Ellen, sons Joe, Tom and Wilfred, daughter Edith.8
Alfred's death was registered in 1899 in the Huddersfield registration district.9

Children of Alfred HALSTEAD and Ellen KERSHAW

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1846 - Ref 22 215 - Halifax."
  2. [S6295] 1851 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:2299 Folio:255 Page:32 (online image).
  3. [S6296] 1861 Census for Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3288 Folio:113 Page:29 (online image).
  4. [S6297] 1871 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4407 Folio:078 Page:08 (online image).
  5. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1871 - Ref 9a 686 - Halifax."
  7. [S6306] 1881 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4412 Folio:105 Page:08 (online image).
  8. [S6307] 1891 Census for Fixby, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3581 Folio:098 Page:07 (online image).
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1899 - Ref 9a 257 - Huddersfield Aged 53."

Ellen KERSHAW

#1153, b. 1853, d. 1923
Last Edited=16 Dec 2016
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Ellen KERSHAW was born in 1853 at Halifax, Yorkshire.
Ellen married Alfred HALSTEAD, son of Joseph HALSTEAD and Nancy TAYLOR, on 17 May 1871 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. She was aged 19, a spinster residing in Greatland. Her father was listed as Philip KERSHAW, a Coal Merchant. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Thomas SCHOFIELD and Hannah HALSTEAD.1,2
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Gay Horse Inn, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 28 born Halifax, the wife of Alfred HALSTEAD (an Inn Keeper, living with his wife Ellen, sons Joe and Tom, daughter Mary.)3
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Green Style, Fixby, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 40 born Halifax, the wife of Alfred HALSTEAD (a Coal Merchants Labourer late Butcher, living with his wife Ellen, sons Joe, Tom and Wilfred, daughter Edith.)4
Her husband, Alfred, died in 1899 in the Huddersfield registration district.5
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 41 Burn Road, Lindley, Yorkshire, Ellen was listed as a widow, aged 49 born Elland, the Head of Household; Living on Own Means, living with her sons Tom and Wilfred, daughters Edith and Annie.6
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 45 Burn Road, Birchencliffe, Yorkshire, Ellen was listed as a widow, aged 60 born Elland, the Head of Household; living with her sons Tom and Wilfred and daughters Edith and Annie (7 children - 5 living - but crossed out.)7
Ellen's death was registered in 1923 in the Huddersfield registration district.8

Children of Ellen KERSHAW and Alfred HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1871 - Ref 9a 686 - Halifax."
  3. [S6306] 1881 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4412 Folio:105 Page:08 (online image).
  4. [S6307] 1891 Census for Fixby, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3581 Folio:098 Page:07 (online image).
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1899 - Ref 9a 257 - Huddersfield Aged 53."
  6. [S6308] 1901 Census for Lindley, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4111 Folio:044 Page:16 (online image).
  7. [S1333] 1911 Census for Lindley, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26345 Schedule:0281 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1923 - Ref 9 439 - Huddersfield aged 71."

Joe HALSTEAD

#1154, b. 17 January 1872, d. 1945
Last Edited=16 Dec 2016
     Joe HALSTEAD was born on 17 January 1872 at Halifax, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of Alfred HALSTEAD and Ellen KERSHAW. In the census of 3 April 1881 at Gay Horse Inn, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 9 born Halifax, the son of Alfred HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at Green Style, Fixby, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Woollen Warp Dresser, aged 19 born Halifax, the son of Alfred HALSTEAD.3
Joe married Edith STARR on 11 December 1895 at St Peter, Huddersfield, Yorkshire, He was a Coal Merchant aged 24, a bachelor residing in Birchencliffe. His father was listed as Alfred HALSTEAD, a Coal Merchant. After Banns. The married was witnessed by Joe GARSIDE and Lilt HEWITT.4,5
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 25 Burn Road, Lindley, Yorkshire, Joe was listed as aged 30 born Huddersfield, the Head of Household; a Coal Merchant, living with his wife Elizabeth, daughter Nora and son Alfred.6
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 20 Dewsbury Road, Brighouse, Yorkshire, Joe was listed as aged 39 born Marsh, Huddersfield, the Head of Household; a Carting Agent, living with his wife Edith, daughters Ellen and Lizzie and sons Arthur, Harry and Edgar (married 15 years - 7 children - 5 living.)7 He was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at 342 Leeds Road, Huddersfield, Yorkshire. He was married, a Metal Merchant, born 17 January 1872.8
Joe's death was registered in 1945 in the Huddersfield registration district.9

Children of Joe HALSTEAD and Edith STARR

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1872 - Ref 9a 349 - Huddersfield."
  2. [S6306] 1881 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4412 Folio:105 Page:08 (online image).
  3. [S6307] 1891 Census for Fixby, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3581 Folio:098 Page:07 (online image).
  4. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1895 - Ref 9a 520 - Huddersfield."
  6. [S2420] 1901 Census for Lindley, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4111 Folio:043 Page:14 (online image).
  7. [S1408] 1911 Census for Brighouse, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26397 Schedule:0119 (online image).
  8. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/3415j/013."
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1945 - Ref 9a 332 - Huddersfield aged 73."

Tom HALSTEAD

#1155, b. 23 December 1875, d. 1958
Last Edited=9 Oct 2016
     Tom HALSTEAD was born on 23 December 1875 at Halifax, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of Alfred HALSTEAD and Ellen KERSHAW. In the census of 3 April 1881 at Gay Horse Inn, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 5 born Halifax, the son of Alfred HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at Green Style, Fixby, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Woollen Cloth Finisher, aged 15 born Halifax, the son of Alfred HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 41 Burn Road, Lindley, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Carrier, aged 25 born Outlane, the son of Ellen HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 2 April 1911 at 45 Burn Road, Birchencliffe, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Dyers Labourer Wool, aged 34 born Huddersfield, the son of Ellen HALSTEAD.5
Tom married Elizabeth SMITH on 22 November 1920 at St Philip, Birchencliffe, Yorkshire. He was a Wool Scourer aged 46, a bachelor residing at Wilfords Row, Birchencliffe. His father was listed as Alfred HALSTEAD, a Coal Merchant. by Registrars Licence. The marriage was witnessed by G HALSTEAD and A E HALSTEAD.6,7 He was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at 147 Halifax Road, Huddersfield, Yorkshire. He was married, a Grave Digger, born 23 December 1875.8
His wife, Elizabeth, died in 1945 in the Huddersfield registration district.9
Tom's death was registered in 1958 in the Huddersfield registration district.10

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1876 - Ref 9a 497 - Halifax."
  2. [S6306] 1881 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4412 Folio:105 Page:08 (online image).
  3. [S6307] 1891 Census for Fixby, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3581 Folio:098 Page:07 (online image).
  4. [S6308] 1901 Census for Lindley, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4111 Folio:044 Page:16 (online image).
  5. [S1333] 1911 Census for Lindley, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26345 Schedule:0281 (online image).
  6. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  7. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1920 - Ref 9a 665 - Huddersfield."
  8. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/3422f/016."
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1945 - Ref 9a 392 - Huddersfield aged 79."
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1958 - Ref 2b 687 - Huddersfield aged 83."

Mary HALSTEAD

#1156, b. 1879, d. 1882
Last Edited=12 Sep 2011
     Mary HALSTEAD was born in 1879 at Halifax, Yorkshire.1 She was the daughter of Alfred HALSTEAD and Ellen KERSHAW. In the census of 3 April 1881 at Gay Horse Inn, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 1 born Halifax, the daughter of Alfred HALSTEAD.2
Mary's death was registered in 1882 in the Halifax registration district.3

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q4 1879 - Ref 9a 477 - Halifax."
  2. [S6306] 1881 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4412 Folio:105 Page:08 (online image).
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1882 - Ref 9a 333 - Halifax Aged 3."

Joseph HALSTEAD

#1157, b. 1859, d. 20 February 1933
Last Edited=23 Jan 2017
     Joseph HALSTEAD was born in 1859 at Stainland, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of William HALSTEAD and Mary GLEDHILL. In the census of 7 April 1861 at 722 Sowood, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 2 born Stainland, the son of William HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at Drury Lane, Stainland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 11 born Stainland, a Relative of Joseph GLEDHILL.3
Joseph married Elizabeth HEY on 2 November 1879 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. He was a Cotton Warper aged 20, a bachelor residing in Stainland. His father was listed as William HALSTEAD, a Slater. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Isaiah GLEDHILL and John THOMAS.4,5
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Drury Lane, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, Joseph was listed as aged 21 born Sowood, the Head of Household; a Cotton Warper, living with his wife Elizabeth and son Allen.6 He witnessed the marriage of Reuben HALSTED and Ruth HAIGH on 10 April 1881 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire.4,7
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Thornhill Road, Rastrick, Yorkshire, Joseph was listed as aged 31 born Sowood, the Head of Household; a Cotton Warper, living with his wife Elizabeth and sons Allen and Arthur.8
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 43 Oak Road, Huddersfield, Yorkshire, Joseph was listed as aged 41 born Stainland, the Head of Household; a Cotton Warper, living with his wife Elizabeth and son Arthur.9
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 41 Leeds Road, Bradley, Huddersfield, Yorkshire, Joseph was listed as aged 51 born Stainland, the Head of Household; a Cotton Warper, living with his wife Elizabeth and son Arthur (married 31 years - 2 children - 1 living.)10
His wife, Elizabeth, died in 1924 in the Halifax registration district.11
Joseph died on 20 February 1933 at 17 Myrtle Road, Elland, Yorkshire.12,13 His estate was given Letters of Administration on 10 March 1933 at London. The estate was valued at £600 8s 8d.13

Children of Joseph HALSTEAD and Elizabeth HEY

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q2 1859 - Ref 9a 424 - Halifax."
  2. [S2606] 1861 Census for Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3288 Folio:088 Page:23 (online image).
  3. [S2610] 1871 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4407 Folio:012 Page:17 (online image).
  4. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1879 - Ref 9a 676 - Halifax."
  6. [S2629] 1881 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4412 Folio:012 Page:18 (online image).
  7. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1881 - Ref 9a 902 - Halifax."
  8. [S2630] 1891 Census for Rastrick, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3580 Folio:060 Page:51 (online image).
  9. [S2631] 1901 Census for Huddersfield, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4108 Folio:142 Page:22 (online image).
  10. [S1312] 1911 Census for Huddersfield, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26297 Schedule:0080 (online image).
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1924 - Ref 9a 666 - Halifax aged 64."
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1933 - Ref 9a 737 - Halifax aged 73."
  13. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Elizabeth HEY

#1158, b. 1859, d. 1924
Last Edited=23 Jun 2016
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.1
Elizabeth HEY was born in 1859 at Deanhead, Yorkshire.
Elizabeth married Joseph HALSTEAD, son of William HALSTEAD and Mary GLEDHILL, on 2 November 1879 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. She was aged 20, a spinster residing in Stainland. Her father was not listed. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Isaiah GLEDHILL and John THOMAS.2,1
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Drury Lane, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 22 born Dean Head, the wife of Joseph HALSTEAD (a Cotton Warper, living with his wife Elizabeth and son Allen.)3 Elizabeth HEY witnessed the marriage of Reuben HALSTED and Ruth HAIGH on 10 April 1881 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire.2,4
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Thornhill Road, Rastrick, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 31 born Dean Head, the wife of Joseph HALSTEAD (a Cotton Warper, living with his wife Elizabeth and sons Allen and Arthur.)5
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 43 Oak Road, Huddersfield, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 41 born Scammonden, the wife of Joseph HALSTEAD (a Cotton Warper, living with his wife Elizabeth and son Arthur.)6
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 41 Leeds Road, Bradley, Huddersfield, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 51 born Deanshead, the wife of Joseph HALSTEAD (a Cotton Warper, living with his wife Elizabeth and son Arthur (married 31 years - 2 children - 1 living.)7)
Elizabeth's death was registered in 1924 in the Halifax registration district.8

Children of Elizabeth HEY and Joseph HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1879 - Ref 9a 676 - Halifax."
  2. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  3. [S2629] 1881 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4412 Folio:012 Page:18 (online image).
  4. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1881 - Ref 9a 902 - Halifax."
  5. [S2630] 1891 Census for Rastrick, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3580 Folio:060 Page:51 (online image).
  6. [S2631] 1901 Census for Huddersfield, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4108 Folio:142 Page:22 (online image).
  7. [S1312] 1911 Census for Huddersfield, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26297 Schedule:0080 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1924 - Ref 9a 666 - Halifax aged 64."

Allen HALSTED

#1159, b. 1880, d. 1899
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
     Allen HALSTED was born in 1880 at West Vale, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of Joseph HALSTEAD and Elizabeth HEY. In the census of 3 April 1881 at Drury Lane, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 8 months born West Vale, the son of Joseph HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at Thornhill Road, Rastrick, Yorkshire, he was listed as a Cotton Operative, aged 10 born West Vale, the son of Joseph HALSTEAD.3
Allen's death was registered in 1899 in the Huddersfield registration district.4

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1880 - Ref 9a 486 - Halifax."
  2. [S2629] 1881 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4412 Folio:012 Page:18 (online image).
  3. [S2630] 1891 Census for Rastrick, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3580 Folio:060 Page:51 (online image).
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1899 - Ref 9a 238 - Huddersfield Aged 19."

William HALSTEAD

#1160, b. 1829, d. 1895
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
     William HALSTEAD was born in 1829 at Stainland, Yorkshire. He was the son of Richard HALSTEAD and Martha BROOK. In the census of 6 June 1841 at Sowood, Stainland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 12 born in county, the assumed son of Richard HALSTEAD.
William married Mary GLEDHILL, daughter of Joseph GLEDHILL and Hannah (?), on 26 November 1849 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. He was a Weaver aged 21, a bachelor residing in Stainland. His father was listed as Richard HALSTEAD, a Weaver. By Banns. The marriage ws witnessed by James HALSTEAD and John THOMAS.1,2
In the census of 30 March 1851 at 521 Sowood, Stainland, Yorkshire, William was listed as aged 22 born Stainland, the Head of Household; a Fancy Woollen Weaver, livng with his wife Mary and daughter Matilda.3
In the census of 7 April 1861 at 722 Sowood, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, William was listed as aged 31 born Stainland, the Head of Household; a Fancy Woollen Weaver, livng with his wife Mary and sons Alfred, Reuben, Richard and Joseph.4
In the census of 2 April 1871 at 722 Sowood, Stainland, Yorkshire, William was listed as aged 39 born Stainland, the Head of Household; a Slater, livng with his wife Mary and sons Alfred, Reuben and Denton, daughters Ellen and Sarah Alice.5
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Sowood, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, William was listed as aged 52 born Stainland, the Head of Household; a Slater, livng with his wife Mary and sons Alfred, Reuben Denton and James, daughters Ellen, Sarah Alice and Lucy.6
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Queen Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, William was listed as aged 62 born Stainland, the Head of Household; a Slater, livng with his wife Mary, sons Denton and James, daughters Sarah Alice and Lucy, grandson Thomas H HALSTEAD, granddaughter Florence G.7
William's death was registered in 1895 in the Halifax registration district.8

Children of William HALSTEAD and Mary GLEDHILL

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1849 - Ref 22 211 - Halifax."
  3. [S2605] 1851 Census for Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:2299 Folio:347 Page:27 (online image).
  4. [S2606] 1861 Census for Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3288 Folio:088 Page:23 (online image).
  5. [S2607] 1871 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4407 Folio:061 Page:17 (online image).
  6. [S2608] 1881 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4412 Folio:087 Page:16 (online image).
  7. [S2632] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3596 Folio:098 Page:08 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1895 - Ref 9a 382 - Halifax Aged 67."

Mary GLEDHILL

#1161, b. 1832, d. 1897
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Mary GLEDHILL was born in 1832 at Scammonden, Yorkshire. She was the daughter of Joseph GLEDHILL and Hannah (?)
Mary married William HALSTEAD, son of Richard HALSTEAD and Martha BROOK, on 26 November 1849 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. She was aged 18, a spinster residing in Stainland. Her father was listed as Jsoeph GLEDHILL, a Delver. By Banns. The marriage ws witnessed by James HALSTEAD and John THOMAS.1,2
In the census of 30 March 1851 at 521 Sowood, Stainland, Yorkshire, she was listed as a Fancy Wollen Weaver, aged 19 born Scammonden, the wife of William HALSTEAD (a Fancy Woollen Weaver, livng with his wife Mary and daughter Matilda.)3
In the census of 7 April 1861 at 722 Sowood, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 28 born Stainland, the wife of William HALSTEAD (a Fancy Woollen Weaver, livng with his wife Mary and sons Alfred, Reuben, Richard and Joseph.)4
In the census of 2 April 1871 at 722 Sowood, Stainland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 39 born Dean Head, the wife of William HALSTEAD (a Slater, livng with his wife Mary and sons Alfred, Reuben and Denton, daughters Ellen and Sarah Alice.)5
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Sowood, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 49 born Scammonden, the wife of William HALSTEAD (a Slater, livng with his wife Mary and sons Alfred, Reuben Denton and James, daughters Ellen, Sarah Alice and Lucy.)6
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Queen Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 59 born Scammonden, the wife of William HALSTEAD (a Slater, livng with his wife Mary, sons Denton and James, daughters Sarah Alice and Lucy, grandson Thomas H HALSTEAD, granddaughter Florence G.)7
Her husband, William, died in 1895 in the Halifax registration district.8
Mary's death was registered in 1897 in the Halifax registration district.9

Children of Mary GLEDHILL and William HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1849 - Ref 22 211 - Halifax."
  3. [S2605] 1851 Census for Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:2299 Folio:347 Page:27 (online image).
  4. [S2606] 1861 Census for Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3288 Folio:088 Page:23 (online image).
  5. [S2607] 1871 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4407 Folio:061 Page:17 (online image).
  6. [S2608] 1881 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4412 Folio:087 Page:16 (online image).
  7. [S2632] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3596 Folio:098 Page:08 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1895 - Ref 9a 382 - Halifax Aged 67."
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1897 - Ref 9a 315 - Halifax."

Alfred HALSTEAD

#1162, b. 1851
Last Edited=20 Dec 2016
     Alfred HALSTEAD was born in 1851 at Stainland, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of William HALSTEAD and Mary GLEDHILL. In the census of 7 April 1861 at 722 Sowood, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 9 born Stainland, the son of William HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at 722 Sowood, Stainland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Slater, aged 19 born Stainland, the son of William HALSTEAD.3
Alfred married Mary Ann BREARLEY on 29 November 1873 at the Parish Church, Elland, Yorkshire. He was a Slater aged 22, a bachelor residing in Stainland. His father was listed as William HALSTEAD, a Slater. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by William GLEDHILL and Martha Ann GLEDHILL.4,5
His wife, Mary, died in 1875 in the Halifax registration district.6 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Sowood, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Slater, aged 29 born Stainland, the son of William HALSTEAD.7
Alfred married Matilda HUGHES in 1881 in the Halifax registration district.8
His wife, Matilda, died in 1888 in the Halifax registration district.9
Alfred married Lillian ROWSELL in 1889 in the Halifax registration district.10
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Pitchforth Buildings, Green Lane, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, Alfred was listed as aged 38 born Stainland, the Head of Household; a Slater, living with his wife Lillian, sons John, Joseph and Fred, daughter Mary A, stepson James A ROWSELL.11
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 42 New Street, Elland, Yorkshire, Alfred was listed as aged 49 born Sowood, the Head of Household; a Slater, living with his wife Lillian, sons Joseph and Fred, daughters Mary A, Alice M, Maud, Mabel and Edith E, stepson James A ROWSELL.12
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 310 Scar Lane, Golcar, Yorkshire, Alfred was listed as aged 59 born Sowood, the Head of Household; a Slater, living with his wife Lillian, sons Fred and Albert Edward Clarance and daughters Alice May, Maud Mabel and Edith Eleanor (married 21 years - 7 children - 6 living.)13

Children of Alfred HALSTEAD and Matilda HUGHES

Children of Alfred HALSTEAD and Lillian ROWSELL

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1851 - Ref 22 211 - Halifax."
  2. [S2606] 1861 Census for Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3288 Folio:088 Page:23 (online image).
  3. [S2607] 1871 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4407 Folio:061 Page:17 (online image).
  4. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1873 - Ref 9a 659 - Halifax."
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1875 - Ref 9a 310 - Halifax aged 21."
  7. [S2608] 1881 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4412 Folio:087 Page:16 (online image).
  8. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1881 - Ref 9a 732 - Halifax."
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1888 - Ref 9a 306 - Halifax Aged 41."
  10. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1889 - Ref 9a 803 - Halifax."
  11. [S2611] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3596 Folio:088 Page:21 (online image).
  12. [S2612] 1901 Census for Elland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4127 Folio:025 Page:13 (online image).
  13. [S1316] 1911 Census for Golcar, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26354 Schedule:0001 (online image).

Reuben HALSTED

#1163, b. 1853, d. 29 March 1923
Last Edited=30 Dec 2016
     Reuben HALSTED was born in 1853 at Stainland, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of William HALSTEAD and Mary GLEDHILL. In the census of 7 April 1861 at 722 Sowood, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 7 born Stainland, the son of William HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at 722 Sowood, Stainland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Cloth Melter, aged 17 born Stainland, the son of William HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Sowood, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Cloth Fuller, aged 29 born Stainland, the son of William HALSTEAD.4
Reuben married Ruth HAIGH on 10 April 1881 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. He was a Cloth Miller aged 27, a bachelor residing in Sowood, Stainlamd. His father was listed as Willam HALSTEAD, a Slater. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Joseph HALSTEAD and Elizabeth HALSTEAD.5,6
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Sowood, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, Reuben was listed as aged 37 born Stainland, the Head of Household; a Foreman Cloth Miller, living with his wife Ruth, son Sam and daughters Lizzie and Mary.7
In the census of 31 March 1901 at Sowood, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, Reuben was listed as aged 47 born Stainland, the Head of Household; a Woollen Cloth Miller, living with his wife Ruth, sons Sam, Harry and Willie, daughters Lizzie, Mary, Elsie and Lucy.8
In the census of 2 April 1911 at Knowl Top, Stainland, Yorkshire, Reuben was listed as aged 57 born Stainland, the Head of Household; a Worsted Cloth Miller, living with his wife Ruth, sons Harry and Willie, daughters Lizzie, Mary, Elsie and Lucy (married 30 years - 8 children - 6 living.)9
Reuben died on 29 March 1923 at Stainland, Yorkshire.10

Children of Reuben HALSTED and Ruth HAIGH

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q4 1853 - Ref 9a 384 - Halifax."
  2. [S2606] 1861 Census for Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3288 Folio:088 Page:23 (online image).
  3. [S2607] 1871 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4407 Folio:061 Page:17 (online image).
  4. [S2608] 1881 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4412 Folio:087 Page:16 (online image).
  5. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1881 - Ref 9a 902 - Halifax."
  7. [S2637] 1891 Census for Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3597 Folio:114 Page:29 (online image).
  8. [S2638] 1901 Census for Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4128 Folio:187 Page:06 (online image).
  9. [S2639] 1911 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26420 Schedule:0012 (online image).
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1923 - Ref 9a 371 - Huddersfield Aged 69."

Ellen HALSTED

#1164, b. 1861
Last Edited=23 Jan 2017
     Her married name was PHILLIPS.1,2
Ellen HALSTED was born in 1861 at Stainland, Yorkshire.3 She was the daughter of William HALSTEAD and Mary GLEDHILL. In the census of 2 April 1871 at 722 Sowood, Stainland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 9 born Stainland, the daughter of William HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Sowood, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Worsted Winder, aged 19 born Stainland, the daughter of William HALSTEAD.5
Ellen married Owen PHILLIPS on 4 November 1882 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. She was aged 21, a spinster residing in Soweed Green, Stainland. Her father was listed as William HALSTEAD, a Slater. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Joseph SAGAR and Mary Alice RILEY.1,2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1882 - Ref 9a 671 - Halifax."
  3. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q4 1861 - Ref 9a 407 - Halifax."
  4. [S2607] 1871 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4407 Folio:061 Page:17 (online image).
  5. [S2608] 1881 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4412 Folio:087 Page:16 (online image).

Sarah Alice HALSTED

#1165, b. 1864, d. 6 July 1933
Last Edited=23 Jan 2017
     Her married name was ARMITAGE.1 Her married name was OGDEN.
Sarah Alice HALSTED was born in 1864 at Stainland, Yorkshire.2 She was the daughter of William HALSTEAD and Mary GLEDHILL. In the census of 2 April 1871 at 722 Sowood, Stainland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 6 born Stainland, the daughter of William HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Sowood, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Box Tenter, aged 16 born Stainland, the daughter of William HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 5 April 1891 at Queen Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Card Room Hand, aged 23 born Stainland, the daughter of William HALSTEAD.5
Sarah married Jonathan OGDEN on 28 August 1897 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. She was aged 32, a spinster residing in Queen Street, Greetland. Her father was listed as William HALSTEAD (deceased), a Slater. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Joe JAGGER and Denton HALSTEAD.6,7
In the census of 31 March 1901 at Back Queen Street, Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 38 born Sowood, the wife of Jonathan OGDEN (a General Teamer, living with his wife Sarah, step daughter Florence HALSTEAD, step son Thomas HALSTEAD, brother-in-law Denton HALSTEAD.)8
Her husband, Jonathan, died in 17 August 1901 in the Halifax registration district.9
Sarah married Sidney ARMITAGE on 31 October 1903 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. She was aged 37, a widow residing at Back Queen Street, Greetland. Her father was listed as William HALSTEAD (deceased), a Slater. after Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Thos OGDEN and John JOWETT.6,1
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 6 Back Queen Street, Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 46 born Stainland, the wife of Sidney ARMITAGE (a Warehouseman, living with his wife Sarah ALice, step daughter Florence Gertrude HALSTEAD, stepson Thoms Henry HALSTEAD, nephew William PHILLIPS (married 7 years - 2 children - 2 living.)10)
Her husband, Sidney, died in 27 December 1925 in the Halifax registration district.11 Sarah died on 6 July 1933 and her death was registered in the Halifax registration district.12

Children of Sarah Alice HALSTED

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1903 - Ref 9a 740 - Halifax."
  2. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q2 1864 - Ref 9a 475 - Halifax."
  3. [S2607] 1871 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4407 Folio:061 Page:17 (online image).
  4. [S2608] 1881 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4412 Folio:087 Page:16 (online image).
  5. [S2632] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3596 Folio:098 Page:08 (online image).
  6. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  7. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1897 - Ref 9a 782 - Halifax."
  8. [S2634] 1901 Census for Greetland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4128 Folio:011 Page:13 (online image).
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1901 - Ref 9a 299 - Halifax aged 44."
  10. [S1440] 1911 Census for Greetland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26410 Schedule:0176 (online image).
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1925 - Ref 9a 513 - Halifax aged 65."
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1933 - Ref 9a 416 - Halifax aged 69."

Denton HALSTEAD

#1166, b. 1866, d. 1941
Last Edited=5 Oct 2016
     Denton HALSTEAD was born in 1866 at Stainland, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of William HALSTEAD and Mary GLEDHILL. In the census of 2 April 1871 at 722 Sowood, Stainland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 4 born Stainland, the son of William HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Sowood, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, he was listed as a Worsted Spinner, aged 14 born Stainland, the son of William HALSTEAD.3

Research Note: ASSAULTS UPON GIRLS.
DENTON HALSTEAD (19) and BENJAMIN BARRETT (19), factory hands, were indicted for indecently assaulting Ada Hannah Jennings, a girl, eleven years of age. at Scammonden, on Friday, the 30th July last. Mr. B. G. Wilkinson prosecuted, and Mr. Law defended Halstead.-In opening the case to the jury, Mr. Wilkison said that on the afternoon of the day in question, between three and four o'clock, the girl went on to the moor near her home to gather bilberries, taking with her a small can in which to put the bilberries. While there the prisoners came on to the moor, and Halstead asked her how many bilberries she had got in her basket. She did not answer him, and immediately he took the can away from her, threw her down upon the ground, and held her. She screamed, and he told her that if she did not "shut up," he would choke her. He placed his hand upon her mouth, and Barrett committed an indecent assault upon her, Halstead then committed a similar assault. The prisoners were apprehended on the following Monday, and were identified by the girl as the persons who had assaulted her. Among the witnesses called was Mr.T H. Hay, surgeon, Golcar, who examined the girl two or three hours after the assault was committed. He said he did not find any bruises upon her.- The jury found the prisoners Guilty. Sentence was deferred.4

Research Note: Benjamin Barrett (19), and Denton Halstead (19), factory hands, for an attempted assault on a girl at Scammonden, were each sentenced to twelve calendar months' imprisonment.5

Research Note: Benjamin Barrett and Denton Halstead (19), factory hands, who had been found guilty of an attempt to feloniously assault a girl the age of thirteen at Scammonden on the 30th July, were each sentenced twelvft calendar months' imprisonment.6 In the census of 5 April 1891 at Queen Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Mill Engine Stoker, aged 23 born Stainland, the son of William HALSTEAD.7 Denton HALSTEAD witnessed the marriage of Jonathan OGDEN and Sarah Alice HALSTED on 28 August 1897 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire.8,9
Denton married Mary WAUGH, daughter of Benjamin WAUGH and Hannah INGHAM, in 1901 in the North Bierley registration district.10 In the census of 31 March 1901 at Back Queen Street, Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as married, a Slater, aged 34 born Sowood, the brother-in-law of Jonathan OGDEN.11
In the census of 2 April 1911 at Thornhill, Sowood Green, Stainland, Yorkshire, Denton was listed as aged 44 born Stainland, the Head of Household; a Slater, living with his wife Mary, daughter May and sons Maurice and Milton (married 10 years - 3 children - 3 living.)12

Research Note: JEWELLERY ROBBERIES AT KEIGHLEY AND LEEDS
At Keighley yesterday. Denton Halstead, slater. Bradshaw, Halifax. was charged with breaking into the pawnshop of C. H. Be11, 17, South Street, Keighleyand stealing jewellery, and Mrs. Halstead and her daughter May (18) were charged with receiving stolen goods. Supt Slack said the shop was broken into between Saturday, July 19th and Monday, the 21st, and £73 17s worth of jewellery removed. on July 29th Mrs Halstead tried to pawn in a Bradford pawnshop a gold necklet and pendant. The daughter was outside at the time. Both were handed over to Detective-Supt. Watmuff, of the Bradford City Police. Both had jewellery in their possession. and this had been identified as stolen property. At their home jewellery was found ail over the house, and under the floor of a bedroom. Evidence as to articles being pawned was given and Frederick Mardon, manager of a Leeds firm of pawnbrokers, identified jewellery stolen from their Kirkstall Road shop in April, when £103 worth of stock was taken. When arrested Halstead said he had bought all the jewellery from a brother. Defendants were committed to the Sessions for trial, bail being accepted.13
His wife, Mary, died in 1939 in the Huddersfield registration district.14 He was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at 46 Bradshaw Lane, Halifax, Yorkshire. He was a widower, a Retired Slaterer, born 21 November 1866.15
Denton's death was registered in 1941 in the Halifax registration district.16

Children of Denton HALSTEAD and Mary WAUGH

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q4 1866 - Ref 9a 437 - Halifax."
  2. [S2607] 1871 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4407 Folio:061 Page:17 (online image).
  3. [S2608] 1881 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4412 Folio:087 Page:16 (online image).
  4. [S31] Website British Newspaper Archive (http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk) "Leeds Mercury - Thursday 18th November 1886."
  5. [S31] Website British Newspaper Archive (http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk) "Yorkshire Gazette - Saturday 27 November 1886."
  6. [S31] Website British Newspaper Archive (http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk) "Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer - Tuesday 23 November 1886."
  7. [S2632] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3596 Folio:098 Page:08 (online image).
  8. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  9. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1897 - Ref 9a 782 - Halifax."
  10. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1901 - Ref 9b 192 - N Bierley."
  11. [S2634] 1901 Census for Greetland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4128 Folio:011 Page:13 (online image).
  12. [S1424] 1911 Census for Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26419 Schedule:0086 (online image).
  13. [S31] Website British Newspaper Archive (http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk) "Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer - Wednesday 6 August 1919."
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1939 - Ref 9a 586 - Huddersfield aged 68."
  15. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/3392e/013."
  16. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1941 - Ref 9a 945 - Halifax."

James Edwin HALSTEAD

#1167, b. 22 June 1871, d. 1950
Last Edited=2 Oct 2016
     James Edwin HALSTEAD was born on 22 June 1871 at Stainland, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of William HALSTEAD and Mary GLEDHILL.
James married Mary Elizabeth BEVERLEY on 16 March 1895 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. He was a Dyer aged 23, a bachelor residing in Jones's Buildings, West Vale. His father was listed as William HALSTEAD (deceased), a Slater. After Banns. The married was witnessed by Newton JOWETT and Sarah Ann EASTWOOD.2,3 James Edwin HALSTEAD witnessed the marriage of Lucy HALSTEAD and Dan TURNER on 9 April 1898 at St John the Evangelist, West Vale, Yorkshire.2,4
In the census of 31 March 1901 at Back Onecliffe Terrace, Greetland, Yorkshire, James was listed as aged 28 born Halifax, the Head of Household; a Slater, living with his wife Mary E, daughter Florence G and son Cecil B.5
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 17 John Street, Greetland, Yorkshire, James was listed as aged 38 born Stainland, the Head of Household; a House Slater, living with his wife Mary Elizabeth, sons Cecil Beverley and Clifford and daughters Florence May and Winifred Mary (married 15 years - 4 children - 4 living.)6
His wife, Mary, died on 21 July 1914 at 17 John Street, Greetland, Yorkshire.7,8
James married Frances Alice BRIMLEY on 30 May 1915 at All Saints, Salterhebble, Yorkshire. He was a Master Slater aged 43, a widower residing at 17 John Street, Greetland. His father was listed as William HALSTEAD, a Master Slater. after Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Ernest WATSON and Agnes Annie WATSON.2,9 James Edwin HALSTEAD was granted Letters of Administration on the estate of Mary Elizabeth BEVERLEY on 6 October 1915 at Wakefield, Yorkshire; £132 8s 0d.8 James Edwin HALSTEAD witnessed the marriage of Harry CROWTHER and Florence May HALSTEAD on 14 August 1922 at St Matthew, Lightcliffe, Yorkshire.2,10
His wife, Frances, died in 1931 in the Halifax registration district.11
James married Minnie PICKLES on 11 April 1933 at Mount Sion Methodist Chapel, Ovenden, Yorkshire. He was a Retired Builder and Contractor aged 61, a widower residing at 75 Langdale Street, Elland. His father was listed as William HALSTEAD (deceased), a Master Slater. Married in the Mount Sion Methodist Chapel according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Methodists by Certificate. The married was witnessed by Albert RILEY, Harry CROWTHER amd Emma RILEY.2,12 He was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at 117 Lower Edge Road, Brighouse, Yorkshire. He was married, a Master Slater and Tiler, born 22 June 1870.13
James died in 1950 at Bradford, Yorkshire.14

Children of James Edwin HALSTEAD and Mary Elizabeth BEVERLEY

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1871 - Ref 9a 415 - Halifax."
  2. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  3. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1895 - Ref 9a 514 - Halifax."
  4. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1898 - Ref 9a 985 - Halifax."
  5. [S2641] 1901 Census for Greetland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4128 Folio:007 Page:06 (online image).
  6. [S1418] 1911 Census for Greetland, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26412 Schedule:0061 (online image).
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1914 - Ref 9a 442 - Halifax aged 38."
  8. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  9. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1915 - Ref 9a 1152 - Halifax."
  10. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1922 - Ref 9a 1174 - Halifax."
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1931 - Ref 9a 534 - Halifax."
  12. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1933 - Ref 9a 1191 - Halifax."
  13. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/3620k/004."
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1950 - Ref 2b 243 - Bradford aged 78."

Lucy HALSTEAD

#1168, b. 1874
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
     Her married name was TURNER.1
Lucy HALSTEAD was born in 1874 at Stainland, Yorkshire.2 She was the daughter of William HALSTEAD and Mary GLEDHILL. In the census of 3 April 1881 at Sowood, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 7 born Stainland, the daughter of William HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 at Queen Street, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Twiners Piecer, aged 17 born Stainland, the daughter of William HALSTEAD.4
Lucy married Dan TURNER on 9 April 1898 at St John the Evangelist, West Vale, Yorkshire. She was aged 24, a spinster residing in West Vale. Her father was listed as William HALSTEAD, a Slater. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by James Edwin HALSTEAD and Mary HALSTEAD.5,1
In the census of 31 March 1901 at Lindwell, Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 27 born Stainland, the wife of Dan TURNER (a Woollen Spiner, living with his wife Lucy and daughter Doris.)6

Child of Lucy HALSTEAD and Dan TURNER

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1898 - Ref 9a 985 - Halifax."
  2. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1874 - Ref 9a 468 - Halifax."
  3. [S2608] 1881 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4412 Folio:087 Page:16 (online image).
  4. [S2632] 1891 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3596 Folio:098 Page:08 (online image).
  5. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  6. [S2633] 1901 Census for Greetland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4128 Folio:052 Page:07 (online image).

Samson HALSTEAD

#1169, b. 1843, d. 6 November 1900
Last Edited=16 Jun 2016
     Samson HALSTEAD was born in 1843 at Stainland, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of Richard HALSTEAD and Martha BROOK. In the census of 30 March 1851 at 515 Sowood, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 8 born Stainland, the son of Richard HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 7 April 1861 at 745 Frog Hall, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Fancy Woollen Weaver, aged 18 born Stainland, the son of Richard HALSTEAD.3
Samson married Hannah WALKER on 1 June 1868 at St Mary the Virgin, Elland, Yorkshire. He was a Weaver aged 25, a bachelor residing in Stainland. His father was listed as Richard HALSTEAD, a Painter. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by John SYKES and James LUTY.4,5
In the census of 2 April 1871 at 751 Sowood, Stainland, Yorkshire, Samson was listed as aged 28 born Stainland, the Head of Household; a Power Loom Tuner, living with his wife Hannah.6
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Clay Pit Lane, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, Samson was listed as aged 39 born Stainland, the Head of Household; a Power Loom Tuner, living with his wife Hannah.7
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Clay Pit Lane, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, Samson was listed as aged 49 born Halifax, the Head of Household; a Power Loom Tuner, living with his wife Hannah.8
Samson died on 6 November 1900 at Clay Pit Lane, Sowood, Stainland, Yorkshire.9,10 His estate was probated on 15 April 1901 at Wakefield, Yorkshire. The estate was valued at £280 0s 0d.10

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1843 - Ref 22 195 - Halifax."
  2. [S2598] 1851 Census for Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:2299 Folio:346 Page:24 (online image).
  3. [S2599] 1861 Census for Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3288 Folio:086 Page:19 (online image).
  4. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1868 - Ref 9a 514 - Halifax."
  6. [S2625] 1871 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4407 Folio:071 Page:37 (online image).
  7. [S2626] 1881 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4412 Folio:090 Page:21 (online image).
  8. [S2627] 1891 Census for Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3597 Folio:112 Page:26 (online image).
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1900 - Ref 9a 310 - Halifax Aged 58."
  10. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Hannah WALKER

#1170, b. 1842, d. 9 April 1911
Last Edited=19 Jun 2016
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Hannah WALKER was born in 1842 at Stainland, Yorkshire.
Hannah married Samson HALSTEAD, son of Richard HALSTEAD and Martha BROOK, on 1 June 1868 at St Mary the Virgin, Elland, Yorkshire. She was aged 26, a spinster residing in Stainland. Her father was listed as Abraham WALKER, a Delver. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by John SYKES and James LUTY.1,2
In the census of 2 April 1871 at 751 Sowood, Stainland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 29 born Stainland, the wife of Samson HALSTEAD (a Power Loom Tuner, living with his wife Hannah.)3
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Clay Pit Lane, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 39 born Stainland, the wife of Samson HALSTEAD (a Power Loom Tuner, living with his wife Hannah.)4
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Clay Pit Lane, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 49 born Halifaxthe wife of Samson HALSTEAD (a Power Loom Tuner, living with his wife Hannah.)5
Her husband, Samson, died on 6 November 1900 at Clay Pit Lane, Sowood, Stainland, Yorkshire.6,7
In the census of 31 March 1901 at Clay Pit Lane, Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire, Hannah was listed as a widow, aged 59 born Stainland, the Head of Household; living with her niece Alice L CRABTREE.8 She was the executor of Samson HALSTEAD's estate granted on 15 April 1901 at Wakefield, Yorkshire; £280 0s 0d.7
In the census of 2 April 1911 at Clay Pit Lane, Sowood, Stainland, Yorkshire, Hannah was listed as a widow, aged 69 born Stainland, the Head of Household; living with her nephew Walker CRABTREE.9
Hannah died on 9 April 1911 at Clay Pit Lane, Sowood, Stainland, Yorkshire.10,7 Her estate was probated on 26 June 1911 at Wakefield, Yorkshire. The estate was valued at £907 13s 0d.7

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1868 - Ref 9a 514 - Halifax."
  3. [S2625] 1871 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4407 Folio:071 Page:37 (online image).
  4. [S2626] 1881 Census for Stainland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4412 Folio:090 Page:21 (online image).
  5. [S2627] 1891 Census for Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3597 Folio:112 Page:26 (online image).
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1900 - Ref 9a 310 - Halifax Aged 58."
  7. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  8. [S2628] 1901 Census for Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4128 Folio:180 Page:21 (online image).
  9. [S1444] 1911 Census for Stainland with Old Lindley, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26419 Schedule:0142 (online image).
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1911 - Ref 9a 251 - Halifax aged 69."

William HALSTEAD

#1171, b. 1826, d. 1890
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
     William HALSTEAD was born in 1826 at Rishworth, Yorkshire. He was the son of Joseph HALSTEAD and Mary WILSON. In the census of 6 June 1841 at Paper Mill, Erringden, Yorkshire, he was listed as a Piecer, aged 15 born in county, the assumed son of Joseph HALSTEAD.1 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Old Stones, Soyland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Cotton Spinner, aged 25 born Soyland, the son of Joseph HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 7 April 1861 at Dyson Lane, Soyland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Cotton Factory Worker, aged 35 born Rishworth, the son of Joseph HALSTEAD.3
William married Sarah BERRY on 30 January 1870 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. He was a Factory Operative aged 44, a bachelor residing in Soyland. His father was listed as Joseph HALSTEAD, a Shop Keeper. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Joseph WALSH and John THOMAS.4,5
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Dyson Lane, Soyland, Yorkshire, William was listed as aged 45 born Rishworth, the Head of Household; a Labourer at Cotton Mill, living with his wife Sarah.6
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 2 Lower Dyson Lane, Soyland, Yorkshire, William was listed as aged 55 born Rishworth, the Head of Household; living with his wife Sarah.7
William's death was registered in 1890 in the Halifax registration district.8

Sources of Information:

  1. [S3223] 1841 Census for Erringden, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:1299 Book:08 Folio:20 (online image).
  2. [S3224] 1851 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:2299 Folio:614 Page:17 (online image).
  3. [S3225] 1861 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3289 Folio:079 Page:24 (online image).
  4. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1870 - Ref 9a 511 - Halifax."
  6. [S3245] 1871 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4408 Folio:024 Page:41 (online image).
  7. [S3246] 1881 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4413 Folio:030 Page:53 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1890 - Ref 9a 385 - Halifax Aged 63."

Sarah BERRY

#1172, b. 1825, d. 3 September 1907
Last Edited=10 Jun 2016
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.1
Sarah BERRY was born in 1825 at Soyland, Yorkshire.
Sarah married William HALSTEAD, son of Joseph HALSTEAD and Mary WILSON, on 30 January 1870 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. She was aged 44, a spinster residing in Soyland. Her father was listed as William BERRY, a Farm Servant. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Joseph WALSH and John THOMAS.2,1
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Dyson Lane, Soyland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 46 born Soyland, the wife of William HALSTEAD (a Labourer at Cotton Mill, living with his wife Sarah.)3
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 2 Lower Dyson Lane, Soyland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 56 born Soyland, the wife of William HALSTEAD (living with his wife Sarah.)4
Her husband, William, died in 1890 in the Halifax registration district.5
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Lower Swift Place, Soyland, Yorkshire, Sarah was listed as a widow, aged 66 born Soyland, the Head of Household; a Retired Cotton Piecer.6
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 117 Rochdale Road, Soyland, Yorkshire, Sarah was listed as a widow, aged 76 born Soyland, the Head of Household; Living on Own Means.7
Sarah died on 3 September 1907 at Dyson Lane, Ripponden, Yorkshire.8,9 Her estate was probated on 18 September 1907 at London, London. The estate was valued at £307 8s 3d.9

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1870 - Ref 9a 511 - Halifax."
  2. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  3. [S3245] 1871 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4408 Folio:024 Page:41 (online image).
  4. [S3246] 1881 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4413 Folio:030 Page:53 (online image).
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1890 - Ref 9a 385 - Halifax Aged 63."
  6. [S3247] 1891 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3598 Folio:027 Page:47 (online image).
  7. [S3248] 1901 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4130 Folio:025 Page:41 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1907 - Ref 9a 268 - Halifax Aged 83."
  9. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

James Hiram HALSTEAD

#1173, b. 1847, d. 1911
Last Edited=26 Dec 2016
Relationship
Grandson of Joseph HOLSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 15:Descendants of Joseph HOLSTEAD (1776-18?)
     James Hiram HALSTEAD was born in 1847 at Ripponden, Yorkshire. He was the son of John HALSTEAD and Hannah BOTTOMLEY. In the census of 30 March 1851 at Swift Place, Soyland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 4 born Soyland, the son of John HALSTEAD.1 In the census of 7 April 1861 at Lower Shift Place, Soyland, Yorkshire, he was listed as a Cotton Mule Piecer, aged 14 born Soyland, the son of John HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at Bank Bottom, Barkisland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Cotton Carder, aged 24 born Soyland, the son of John HALSTEAD.3
James married Hannah NORMANTON, daughter of Matthew NORMANTON and Mary BOTTOMLEY, in 1873 in the Halifax registration district.4
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Hill Top, Soyland, Yorkshire, James was listed as aged 34 born Ripponden, the Head of Household; a Cotton Under Carder, living with his wife Hannah, daughter Edith, sons John William and Normanton.5 He witnessed the marriage of John HALSTEAD and Elizabeth GREENWOOD on 12 December 1881 at St Mary, Elland, Yorkshire.6,7
His wife, Hannah, died on 3 March 1887 at Sowerby, Yorkshire.8
James married Harriet HAINSWORTH in 1888 at Halifax, Yorkshire.9
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Stile Terrace, Sowerby, Yorkshire, James was listed as the Head of Household; an Under Carder Silk, living with his wife Harriet, daughter Edith, sons John WIlliam, Normanton and George Henry.10
In the census of 31 March 1901 at Stlie, Sowerby, Yorkshire, James was listed as aged 54 born Soyland, the Head of Household; an Under Carder Silk, living with his wife Harriet, daughter Edith, sons John William, Normanton and George Henry.11
James's death was registered in 1911 in the Halifax registration district.12

Children of James Hiram HALSTEAD and Hannah NORMANTON

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2597] 1851 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:2299 Folio:612 Page:12 (online image).
  2. [S3443] 1861 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3289 Folio:010 Page:14 (online image).
  3. [S3444] 1871 Census for Barkisland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4409 Folio:006 Page:06 (online image).
  4. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1873 - Ref 9a 736 - Halifax."
  5. [S3447] 1881 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4413 Folio:051 Page:03 (online image).
  6. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  7. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1881 - Ref 9a 675 - Halifax."
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1887 - Ref 9a 386 - Halifax Aged 36."
  9. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1888 - Ref 9a 819 - Halifax."
  10. [S3448] 1891 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3601 Folio:005 Page:04 (online image).
  11. [S3449] 1901 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4134 Folio:132 Page:19 (online image).
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1911 - Ref 9a 284 - Halifax aged 64."

Hannah NORMANTON

#1174, b. 1850, d. 3 March 1887
Last Edited=26 Dec 2016
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Hannah NORMANTON was born in 1850 at Soyland, Yorkshire. She was the daughter of Matthew NORMANTON and Mary BOTTOMLEY. In the census of 7 April 1861 at 1 Molt Hall, Noah Dale, Soyland, Yorkshire, she was listed as a Silk Piecer, aged 11 born Soyland, the daughter of Matthew NORMANTON.1 In the census of 2 April 1871 at Bank Buildings, Sowerby, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Silk Doubler, aged 21 born Soyland, the daughter of an unknown person.2
Hannah married James Hiram HALSTEAD, son of John HALSTEAD and Hannah BOTTOMLEY, in 1873 in the Halifax registration district.3
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Hill Top, Soyland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 31 born Soyland, the wife of James Hiram HALSTEAD (a Cotton Under Carder, living with his wife Hannah, daughter Edith, sons John William and Normanton.)4
Hannah died on 3 March 1887 at Sowerby, Yorkshire.5

Children of Hannah NORMANTON and James Hiram HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S3451] 1861 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3289 Folio:036 Page:18 (online image).
  2. [S3452] 1871 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4415 Folio:056 Page:20 (online image).
  3. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1873 - Ref 9a 736 - Halifax."
  4. [S3447] 1881 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4413 Folio:051 Page:03 (online image).
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1887 - Ref 9a 386 - Halifax Aged 36."

Edith HALSTEAD

#1175, b. 1876
Last Edited=26 Dec 2016
Relationship
Great-granddaughter of Joseph HOLSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 15:Descendants of Joseph HOLSTEAD (1776-18?)
     Her married name was HOYLE.1
Edith HALSTEAD was born in 1876 at Soyland, Yorkshire.2 She was the daughter of James Hiram HALSTEAD and Hannah NORMANTON. In the census of 3 April 1881 at Hill Top, Soyland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 4 born Soyland, the daughter of James Hiram HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 at Stile Terrace, Sowerby, Yorkshire, she was listed as a Silk Spinner, aged 14 born Soyland, the daughter of James Hiram HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 31 March 1901 at Stlie, Sowerby, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Silk Reeler, aged 24 born Soyland, the daughter of James Hiram HALSTEAD.5
Edith married George Herbert HOYLE in 1901 in the Halifax registration district.1
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 4 Oak Hill, Triangle, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 34 born Soyland, the wife of George Herbert HOYLE (a Hairdresser and Tobacconist, living with his wife Edith (married 9 years - no children.)6)

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1901 - Ref 9a 1068 - Halifax."
  2. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q2 1876 - Ref 9a 525 - Halifax."
  3. [S3447] 1881 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4413 Folio:051 Page:03 (online image).
  4. [S3448] 1891 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3601 Folio:005 Page:04 (online image).
  5. [S3449] 1901 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4134 Folio:132 Page:19 (online image).
  6. [S3425] 1911 Census for Triangle, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26443 Schedule:0220 (online image).

John William HALSTEAD

#1176, b. 26 June 1878, d. 12 November 1946
Last Edited=20 Nov 2016
Relationship
Great-grandson of Joseph HOLSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 15:Descendants of Joseph HOLSTEAD (1776-18?)
     John William HALSTEAD was born on 26 June 1878 at Soyland, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of James Hiram HALSTEAD and Hannah NORMANTON. In the census of 3 April 1881 at Hill Top, Soyland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 2 born Soyland, the son of James Hiram HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at Stile Terrace, Sowerby, Yorkshire, he was listed as a Worsted Doffer, aged 12 born Soyland, the son of James Hiram HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 at Stlie, Sowerby, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Cotton Spinner, aged 22 born Soyland, the son of James Hiram HALSTEAD.4
John married Emily Hannah HITCHEN in 1907 in the Halifax registration district.5
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 9 Dale Street, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire, John was listed as aged 32 born Rippenden, the Head of Household; a Minder of Self-Acting Mules, living with his wife Emily Hannah, daughter Elsie and son James Herbert (married 4 years - 2 children - 2 living.)6 He was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at 1 South View, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire. He was married, a Letterpress Printer, born 26 June 1878.7
John died on 12 November 1946 at 1 Height Green, Tuel Lane, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire, at the age of 68.8,9 His estate was probated on 11 February 1947 at Wakefield, Yorkshire. The estate was valued at £1,900 8s 9d.9

Children of John William HALSTEAD and Emily Hannah HITCHEN

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q31878 - Ref 9a 517 - Halifax."
  2. [S3447] 1881 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4413 Folio:051 Page:03 (online image).
  3. [S3448] 1891 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3601 Folio:005 Page:04 (online image).
  4. [S3449] 1901 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4134 Folio:132 Page:19 (online image).
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1907 - Ref 9a 790 - Halifax."
  6. [S1434] 1911 Census for Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26436 Schedule:0270 (online image).
  7. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/3730c/012."
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1946 - Ref 2b 290 - Calder aged 68."
  9. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Normanton HALSTEAD

#1177, b. 28 May 1880, d. 1955
Last Edited=13 Oct 2016
Relationship
Great-grandson of Joseph HOLSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 15:Descendants of Joseph HOLSTEAD (1776-18?)
     Normanton HALSTEAD was born on 28 May 1880 at Soyland, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of James Hiram HALSTEAD and Hannah NORMANTON. In the census of 3 April 1881 at Hill Top, Soyland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 10 months born Soyland, the son of James Hiram HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at Stile Terrace, Sowerby, Yorkshire, he was listed as a Worsted Bobbin Setter, aged 10 born Soyland, the son of James Hiram HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 at Stlie, Sowerby, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a a Cotton Spinner, aged 20 born Soyland, the son of James Hiram HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 2 April 1911 at 41 Stile, Triangle, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Cotton Spinner Operative, aged 30 born Halifax, the son of Harriet HALSTEAD.5
Normanton married Lucy STANDEVEN in 1911 in the Halifax registration district.6
His wife, Lucy, died in 1920 in the Halifax registration district.7
Normanton married Olive Winifred SHEPLEY in 1921 in the Halifax registration district.8 He was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at 29 Hollins Lane, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire. He was married, a Monumental Masons Traveller, born 28 May 1880. There was one other redacted person in the household.9
Normanton's death was registered in 1955 in the Calder registration district.10

Child of Normanton HALSTEAD and Lucy STANDEVEN

Child of Normanton HALSTEAD and Olive Winifred SHEPLEY

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q2 1880 - Ref 9a 513 - Halifax."
  2. [S3447] 1881 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4413 Folio:051 Page:03 (online image).
  3. [S3448] 1891 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3601 Folio:005 Page:04 (online image).
  4. [S3449] 1901 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4134 Folio:132 Page:19 (online image).
  5. [S3450] 1911 Census for Triangle, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26443 Schedule:0194 (online image).
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1911 - Ref 9a 1109 - Halifax."
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1920 - Ref 9a 414 - Halifax aged 39."
  8. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1921 - Ref 9a 1050 - Halifax."
  9. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/3729f/007."
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1955 - Ref 2b 294 - Calder aged 74."

Hiram HALSTEAD

#1178, b. 1829, d. 1901
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
     Hiram HALSTEAD was born in 1829 at Sowerby, Yorkshire. He was the son of Joseph HALSTEAD and Mary WILSON. In the census of 6 June 1841 at Paper Mill, Erringden, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 12 born in county, the assumed son of Joseph HALSTEAD.1 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Old Stones, Soyland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Cotton Piecer, aged 22 born Soyland, the son of Joseph HALSTEAD.2
Hiram married Leah RILEY on 27 August 1854 at St Mary the Virgin, Elland, Yorkshire. He was a Cotton Spinner aged 24, a bachelor residing in Soyland. His father was listed as Joseph HALSTEAD, a Cotton Spinner. By Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Amos CROWTHER and William LUTY.3,4
In the census of 7 April 1861 at Dick Lane Top, Soyland, Yorkshire, Hiram was listed as aged 31 born Soyland, the Head of Household; a Cotton Spinner, living with his wife Leah, daughter Susay and sons George and Joseph.5
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Cooperas Row, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, Hiram was listed as aged 40 born Halifax, the Head of Household; a Cotton Spinner, living with his wife Leah, daughter Susay and sons George, Oliver, David, Andrew, John and Joseph.6
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Bankhouse Head, Soyland, Yorkshire, Hiram was listed as aged 52 born Sowerby, the Head of Household; a Farmer, living with his wife Leah, daughters Susay and Mary, sons Oliver, David, Andrew and John.7
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Moor Farm Cottage, Halifax, Yorkshire, Hiram was listed as aged 61 born Soyland, the Head of Household; Living on his Own Means, living with his wife Leah, daughter Mary, son Andrew, granddaughter Mary B SIDDEL.8
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 44 Moor Farm, Soyland, Yorkshire, Hiram was listed as aged 72 born Halifax, the Head of Household; Retired Cotton Spinner, living with his wife Leah, daughter Mary.9
Hiram's death was registered in 1901 in the Halifax registration district.10

Children of Hiram HALSTEAD and Leah RILEY

Sources of Information:

  1. [S3223] 1841 Census for Erringden, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:1299 Book:08 Folio:20 (online image).
  2. [S3224] 1851 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:2299 Folio:614 Page:17 (online image).
  3. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  4. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1854 - Ref 9a 60 - Halifax."
  5. [S3237] 1861 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3289 Folio:009 Page:11 (online image).
  6. [S3238] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4404 Folio:067 Page:23 (online image).
  7. [S3239] 1881 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4413 Folio:056 Page:14 (online image).
  8. [S3240] 1891 Census for Halifax, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3598 Folio:049 Page:12 (online image).
  9. [S3241] 1901 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4130 Folio:052 Page:16 (online image).
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1901 - Ref 9a 305 - Halifax Aged 72."

Leah RILEY

#1179, b. 1829, d. 9 March 1916
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Leah RILEY was born in 1829 at Sowerby, Yorkshire.
Leah married Hiram HALSTEAD, son of Joseph HALSTEAD and Mary WILSON, on 27 August 1854 at St Mary the Virgin, Elland, Yorkshire. She was aged 25, a spinster residing in Rishworth. Her father was listed as Isaac RILEY, a Farmer. By Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Amos CROWTHER and William LUTY.1,2
In the census of 7 April 1861 at Dick Lane Top, Soyland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 30 born Soyland, the wife of Hiram HALSTEAD (a Cotton Spinner, living with his wife Leah, daughter Susay and sons George and Joseph.)3
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Cooperas Row, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 40 born Halifax, the wife of Hiram HALSTEAD (a Cotton Spinner, living with his wife Leah, daughter Susay and sons George, Oliver, David, Andrew, John and Joseph.)4
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Bankhouse Head, Soyland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 52 born Sowerby, the wife of Hiram HALSTEAD (a Farmer, living with his wife Leah, daughters Susay and Mary, sons Oliver, David, Andrew and John.)5
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Moor Farm Cottage, Halifax, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 61 born Soyland, the wife of Hiram HALSTEAD (Living on his Own Means, living with his wife Leah, daughter Mary, son Andrew, granddaughter Mary B SIDDEL.)6
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 44 Moor Farm, Soyland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 71 born Halifax, the wife of Hiram HALSTEAD (Retired Cotton Spinner, living with his wife Leah, daughter Mary.)7
Her husband, Hiram, died in 1901 in the Halifax registration district.8
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 10 Dry House Yard, Royd Lane, Ripponden, Yorkshire, Leah was listed as a widow, aged 81 born Rishworth, the Head of Household; living with her daughter Mary (8 children - 5 living - but crossed out.)9 Leah died on 9 March 1916 and her death was registered in the Halifax registration district.10

Children of Leah RILEY and Hiram HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1854 - Ref 9a 60 - Halifax."
  3. [S3237] 1861 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3289 Folio:009 Page:11 (online image).
  4. [S3238] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4404 Folio:067 Page:23 (online image).
  5. [S3239] 1881 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4413 Folio:056 Page:14 (online image).
  6. [S3240] 1891 Census for Halifax, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3598 Folio:049 Page:12 (online image).
  7. [S3241] 1901 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4130 Folio:052 Page:16 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1901 - Ref 9a 305 - Halifax Aged 72."
  9. [S3242] 1911 Census for Ripponden, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26422 Schedule:0178 (online image).
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1916 - Ref 9a 585 - Halifax Aged 86."

Susey HALSTEAD

#1180, b. 1859, d. 1890
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
Relationship
Granddaughter of Joseph HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 14:Descendants of Joseph HALSTEAD (1804-1876)
     Her married name was SIDDAL.1
Susey HALSTEAD was born in 1859 at Soyland, Yorkshire.2 She was the daughter of Hiram HALSTEAD and Leah RILEY. In the census of 7 April 1861 at Dick Lane Top, Soyland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 2 born Soyland, the daughter of Hiram HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 2 April 1871 at Cooperas Row, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 11 born Halifax, the daughter of Hiram HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Bankhouse Head, Soyland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Card Room Hand, aged 21 born Soyland, the daughter of Hiram HALSTEAD.5
Susey married John SIDDAL in 1888 in the Halifax registration district.1
Susey's death was registered in 1890 in the Halifax registration district.6

Child of Susey HALSTEAD and John SIDDAL

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1888 - Ref 9a 808 - Halifax."
  2. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1859 - Ref 9a 436 - Halifax."
  3. [S3237] 1861 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3289 Folio:009 Page:11 (online image).
  4. [S3238] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4404 Folio:067 Page:23 (online image).
  5. [S3239] 1881 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4413 Folio:056 Page:14 (online image).
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1890 - Ref 9a 334 - Halifax aged 30."

Oliver HALSTEAD

#1181, b. 1862
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
Relationship
Grandson of Joseph HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 14:Descendants of Joseph HALSTEAD (1804-1876)
     Oliver HALSTEAD was born in 1862 at Mirfield, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of Hiram HALSTEAD and Leah RILEY. In the census of 2 April 1871 at Cooperas Row, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 8 born Halifax, the son of Hiram HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Bankhouse Head, Soyland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, an Apprentice Painter, aged 18 born Mirfield, the son of Hiram HALSTEAD.3 Oliver immigrated from Boston, Massachusetts, arriving on 2 March 1885 Pavonia : Liverpool, LAN.
Oliver married Anna (?) in 1889.
In the census of 1 June 1900 at 54 Washington Street, Lawrence Ward 5, Essex, Massachusetts, Oliver was listed as aged 37 born England, the Head of Household; a House Painter, living with his wife Annie, daughter Sarah B, sons George E, Hiram A and Richard A.4
In the census of 15 April 1910 at 58 Bennington Street, Lawrence Ward 3, Essex, Massachusetts, Oliver was listed as aged 48 born England, the Head of Household; a House Painter, living with his wife Anna, sons Arnold and Richard A.5
His wife, Anna, died between 1910 and 1920.
Oliver married Emily (?) before 1920.
In the census of 1 January 1920 at 9 Mystic Street, Methuen, Essex, Massachusetts, Oliver was listed as aged 58 born England, the Head of Household; a Painter, living with his wife Emily.6 In the census of 2 April 1930 at Andover, Essex, Massachusetts, he was listed as a widower, aged 62 born England, the father of Hiram Arnold HALSTEAD.7

Children of Oliver HALSTEAD and Anna (?)

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1862 - Ref 9b 486 - Dewsbury."
  2. [S3238] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4404 Folio:067 Page:23 (online image).
  3. [S3239] 1881 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4413 Folio:056 Page:14 (online image).
  4. [S3243] 1900 USA Census for Essex, Massachusetts, United States:Roll:T623_0643 Page:001A (online image).
  5. [S3244] 1910 USA Census for Essex, Massachusetts, United States:Roll:T624_0583 Page:04A ED:0347 (online image).
  6. [S6936] 1920 USA Census for Essex, Massachusetts, United States:Roll:T625_0689 Page:09B ED:218 (online image).
  7. [S5498] 1930 USA Census for Essex, Massachusetts:Roll:0894 Page:10A ED:07 (online image).

David HALSTEAD

#1182, b. 1864
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
Relationship
Grandson of Joseph HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 14:Descendants of Joseph HALSTEAD (1804-1876)
     David HALSTEAD was born in 1864 at Mirfield, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of Hiram HALSTEAD and Leah RILEY. In the census of 2 April 1871 at Cooperas Row, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 6 born Halifax, the son of Hiram HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Bankhouse Head, Soyland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Cotton Piecer, aged 17 born Mirfield, the son of Hiram HALSTEAD.3

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q2 1864 - Ref 9b 548 - Dewsbury."
  2. [S3238] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4404 Folio:067 Page:23 (online image).
  3. [S3239] 1881 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4413 Folio:056 Page:14 (online image).

Andrew HALSTEAD

#1183, b. 14 July 1866, d. 29 June 1924
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
Relationship
Grandson of Joseph HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 14:Descendants of Joseph HALSTEAD (1804-1876)
     Andrew HALSTEAD was born on 14 July 1866 at Mirfield, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of Hiram HALSTEAD and Leah RILEY. Andrew HALSTEAD was baptised on 26 August 1866 at St Bartholomew, Ripponden, Yorkshire. In the census of 2 April 1871 at Cooperas Row, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 4 born Halifax, the son of Hiram HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Bankhouse Head, Soyland, Yorkshire, he was listed as a Paper Mill Operative, aged 14 born Mirfield, the son of Hiram HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 at Moor Farm Cottage, Halifax, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Cotton Spinner, aged 24 born Mirfield, the son of Hiram HALSTEAD.4 Andrew HALSTEAD emigrated on 9 April 1891 to Boston, Massachusetts.5 Andrew immigrated from Liverpool, Lancashire, arriving on 21 April 1891.6
Andrew married Emily B HORNE on 8 October 1902 at Lawrence, Essex, Massachusetts. Andrew HALSTEAD was naturalized on 11 November 1903 at the Police Court, Lawrence, Essex, Massachusetts.
Andrew died on 29 June 1924 at Portsmouth, Virginia, at the age of 57.

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1866 - Ref 9b 532 - Dewsbury."
  2. [S3238] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4404 Folio:067 Page:23 (online image).
  3. [S3239] 1881 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4413 Folio:056 Page:14 (online image).
  4. [S3240] 1891 Census for Halifax, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3598 Folio:049 Page:12 (online image).
  5. [S3396] Website Outbound UK Passenger Lists (http://www.findmypast.co.uk).
  6. [S6077] Website Ancestry Passenger Lists (http://www.ancestry.co.uk).

John HALSTEAD

#1184, b. 5 October 1870, d. 29 July 1908
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
Relationship
Grandson of Joseph HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 14:Descendants of Joseph HALSTEAD (1804-1876)
     John HALSTEAD was born on 5 October 1870 at Soyland, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of Hiram HALSTEAD and Leah RILEY. In the census of 2 April 1871 at Cooperas Row, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 6 months born Halifax, the son of Hiram HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Bankhouse Head, Soyland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 10 born Soyland, the son of Hiram HALSTEAD.3 John immigrated arriving in 1893.
John married Minnie SCHOFIELD, daughter of William SCHOFIELD and Hannah (?), before 1895.
In the census of 1 June 1900 at Essex, Massachusetts, John was listed as aged 28 born England, the Head of Household; a Loom Hand, living with his wife Minnie, daughter Mary, mother-in-law Hannah SCHOFIELD, brothers-in-law Fred and Charles SCHOFIELD (married 5 years - 2 children - 1 alive.)4
John died on 29 July 1908 at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, at the age of 37.

Children of John HALSTEAD and Minnie SCHOFIELD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q4 1870 - Ref 9a 464 - Halifax."
  2. [S3238] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4404 Folio:067 Page:23 (online image).
  3. [S3239] 1881 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4413 Folio:056 Page:14 (online image).
  4. [S300] 1900 USA Census for Essex, Massachusetts, America:Roll:T623_0643 Page:010A (online image).

Mary HALSTEAD

#1185, b. 1872
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
Relationship
Granddaughter of Joseph HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 14:Descendants of Joseph HALSTEAD (1804-1876)
     Mary HALSTEAD was born in 1872 at Soyland, Yorkshire.1 She was the daughter of Hiram HALSTEAD and Leah RILEY. In the census of 3 April 1881 at Bankhouse Head, Soyland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 8 born Soyland, the daughter of Hiram HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at Moor Farm Cottage, Halifax, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Reeler, aged 18 born Soyland, the daughter of Hiram HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 44 Moor Farm, Soyland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Winder, aged 28 born Halifax, the daughter of Hiram HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 2 April 1911 at 10 Dry House Yard, Royd Lane, Ripponden, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Winder, aged 38 born Soyland, the daughter of Leah HALSTEAD.5

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q4 1872 - Ref 9a 494 - Halifax."
  2. [S3239] 1881 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4413 Folio:056 Page:14 (online image).
  3. [S3240] 1891 Census for Halifax, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3598 Folio:049 Page:12 (online image).
  4. [S3241] 1901 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4130 Folio:052 Page:16 (online image).
  5. [S3242] 1911 Census for Ripponden, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26422 Schedule:0178 (online image).

Joseph WALSH

#1186, b. 1829
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
     Joseph WALSH was born in 1829 at Greetland, Yorkshire.
Joseph married Rachel Wilson HALSTEAD, daughter of Joseph HALSTEAD and Mary WILSON, on 30 September 1867 at St Mary the Virgin, Elland, Yorkshire. He was a Scribber aged 37, a bachelor residing in Greetland. His father was listed as John WALSH, a Weaver. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by James MASON and Benjamin WaLSH.1,2
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Wood Bottom, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, Joseph was listed as aged 40 born Greetland, the Head of Household; a Labourer, living with his wife Rachel and father William.3
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Dyson Lane, Soyland, Yorkshire, Joseph was listed as aged 52 born Greetland, the Head of Household; a General Labourer, living with his wife Rachel, son Thomas HALSTEAD and niece Sarah J HALSTEAD.4

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1867 - Ref 9a 514 - Halifax."
  3. [S3249] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4406 Folio:028 Page:04 (online image).
  4. [S3233] 1881 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4413 Folio:084 Page:34 (online image).

Rachel Wilson HALSTEAD

#1187, b. 1828
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
Relationship
Daughter of Joseph HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 14:Descendants of Joseph HALSTEAD (1804-1876)
     Her married name was WALSH.
Rachel Wilson HALSTEAD was born in 1828 at Rishworth, Yorkshire. She was the daughter of Joseph HALSTEAD and Mary WILSON. In the census of 6 June 1841 at Paper Mill, Erringden, Yorkshire, she was listed as a Piecer, aged 13 born in county, the assumed daughter of Joseph HALSTEAD.1 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Old Stones, Soyland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Card Room Hand, aged 23 born Soyland, the daughter of Joseph HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 7 April 1861 at Dyson Lane, Soyland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Factory Worker, aged 32 born Rishworth, the daughter of Joseph HALSTEAD.3
Rachel married Joseph WALSH on 30 September 1867 at St Mary the Virgin, Elland, Yorkshire. She was aged 39, a spinster residing in Ripponden. Her father was listed as John HALSTEAD, a Shop Keeper. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by James MASON and Benjamin WaLSH.4,5
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Wood Bottom, Elland Cum Greetland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 42 born Rishworth, the wife of Joseph WALSH (a Labourer, living with his wife Rachel and father William.)6
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Dyson Lane, Soyland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 58 born Rishworth, the wife of Joseph WALSH (a General Labourer, living with his wife Rachel, son Thomas HALSTEAD and niece Sarah J HALSTEAD.)7

Child of Rachel Wilson HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S3223] 1841 Census for Erringden, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:1299 Book:08 Folio:20 (online image).
  2. [S3224] 1851 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:2299 Folio:614 Page:17 (online image).
  3. [S3225] 1861 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3289 Folio:079 Page:24 (online image).
  4. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1867 - Ref 9a 514 - Halifax."
  6. [S3249] 1871 Census for Elland cum Greetland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4406 Folio:028 Page:04 (online image).
  7. [S3233] 1881 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4413 Folio:084 Page:34 (online image).

Thomas HALSTEAD

#1188, b. 1854, d. 9 October 1881
Last Edited=10 Jun 2016
Relationship
Grandson of Joseph HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 14:Descendants of Joseph HALSTEAD (1804-1876)
     Thomas HALSTEAD was born in 1854 at Soyland, Yorkshire. He was the son of Rachel Wilson HALSTEAD. In the census of 7 April 1861 at Dyson Lane, Soyland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 7 born Soyland, the grandson of Joseph HALSTEAD.1 In the census of 2 April 1871 at Dyson Lane, Soyland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Cotton Operative, aged 17 born Soyland, the grandson of Joseph HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Dyson Lane, Soyland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Mill Operative, aged 27 born Soyland, the son of Joseph WALSH.3
Thomas died on 9 October 1881 at Soyland, Yorkshire. : Dyson Lane, Soyland, YKS.4 His estate was probated on 11 November 1881 at Wakefield, Yorkshire. The estate was valued at £100 15s 0d.5

Sources of Information:

  1. [S3225] 1861 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3289 Folio:079 Page:24 (online image).
  2. [S3226] 1871 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4408 Folio:075 Page:18 (online image).
  3. [S3233] 1881 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4413 Folio:084 Page:34 (online image).
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1881 - Ref 9a 329 - Halifax Aged 28."
  5. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Sarah Jane HALSTEAD

#1189, b. 1867
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
Relationship
Granddaughter of Joseph HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 14:Descendants of Joseph HALSTEAD (1804-1876)
     Her married name was GREENWOOD.
Sarah Jane HALSTEAD was born in 1867 at Sowerby, Yorkshire.1 She was the daughter of George HALSTEAD and Grace HOLLAS. In the census of 2 April 1871 at Fenton Folley, Mirfield, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 3 born Sowerby, the daughter of George HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Dyson Lane, Soyland, Yorkshire, she was listed as a Cotton Piecer, aged 13 born Skircoat, the niece of Joseph WALSH.3
Sarah married Charles Uttley GREENWOOD on 15 June 1889 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. She was aged 21, a spinster residing in Sowerby Bridge, Skircoat. Her father was listed as George HALSTEAD, a Cotton Spinner. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Fred MARSHALL and Elizabeth HALSTEAD.4,5
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 14 Allen Terrace, Norland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 23 born Sowerby Bridge, the wife of Charles Uttley GREENWOOD (a Wool Sorter, living with his wife Sarah J and daughter Mary H.)6
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 8 Delph Hill, Midgley, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 33 born Sowerby Bridge, the wife of Charles Uttley GREENWOOD (a Wool Sorter, living with his wife Sarah Jane, daughters Mary Hannah, Elsie and Hilda, sons Arnold, Clarance and Roy Halstead.)7
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 10 Thorney Lane, Midgley, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 43 born Mirifield, the wife of Charles Uttley GREENWOOD (a Wool Sorter, living with his wife Sarah Jane, daughters Mary Hannah, Elsie and Hilda, sons Arnold, Clarance, Roy Halstead and Willie (married 21 years - 7 children - 7 living.)8)

Children of Sarah Jane HALSTEAD and Charles Uttley GREENWOOD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1867 - 9a 433 - Halifax."
  2. [S3228] 1871 Census for Mirfield, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4597 Folio:083 Page:05 (online image).
  3. [S3233] 1881 Census for Soyland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4413 Folio:084 Page:34 (online image).
  4. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1889 - Ref 9a 689 - Halifax."
  6. [S3234] 1891 Census for Norland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3600 Folio:070 Page:05 (online image).
  7. [S3235] 1901 Census for Midgley, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4135 Folio:055 Page:20 (online image).
  8. [S3236] 1911 Census for Midgley, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26451 Schedule:0116 (online image).

Minnie HALSTEAD

#1190, b. 1870
Last Edited=12 Jan 2012
Relationship
2nd great-granddaughter of William HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 10:Descendants of William HALSTEAD (1750-1840)
     Her married name was LAMB.1
Minnie HALSTEAD was born in 1870 at Grimsby, Lincolnshire.2 She was the daughter of James HALSTEAD and Alice SMITH. In the census of 2 April 1871 at Warley, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 7 months born Grimsby, Lincolnshire, the granddaughter of William HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Hollings Road, Warley, Yorkshire, she was listed as a General Domestic Servant, aged 11 born Grimsby, Lincolnshire, a servant of William Hy BERRY.4 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 535 Highroad Well, Skircoat, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Worsted Spinner, aged 20 born Grimsby, Lincolnshire, the daughter of James HALSTEAD.5 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 322 Queens Road, Halifax, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Twister in Wool Mill, aged 28 born Grimsby, Lincolnshire, the daughter of Alice HALSTEAD.6
Minnie married George LAMB in 1903 in the Halifax registration district.1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1903 - Ref 9a 701 - Halifax."
  2. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1870 - Ref 7a 609 - Caistor."
  3. [S4434] 1871 Census for Warley, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4410 Folio:062 Page:09 (online image).
  4. [S4435] 1881 Census for Warley, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4414 Folio:018 Page:01 (online image).
  5. [S4437] 1891 Census for Skircoat, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3594 Folio:099 Page:24 (online image).
  6. [S4438] 1901 Census for Halifax, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4124 Folio:160 Page:08 (online image).

John Paul HALSTEAD

#1191, b. 1838, d. 1893
Last Edited=22 Oct 2011
     John Paul HALSTEAD was born in 1838 at Huddersfield, Yorkshire. He was the son of William Henry HALSTEAD and Sarah (?) John Paul HALSTEAD was baptised on 30 December 1838 at St Peter, Huddersfield, Yorkshire. In the census of 6 June 1841 at King Cross, Skircoat, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 2 born in county, the assumed son of William Henry HALSTEAD.1 In the census of 30 March 1851 at 7 New Road, Halifax, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 12 born Huddersfield, the son of Sarah HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 7 April 1861 at Wards Houses, Skircoat, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Wheelwright, aged 22 born Huddersfield, a Boarder of Samuel BRIGGS.3
John married Merab PICKLES in 1862 in the Halifax registration district.4
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Scar Road, Norland, Yorkshire, John was listed as aged 32 born Yorkshire, the Head of Household; a Wheelwright, living with his wife Mena.5
In the census of 3 April 1881 at West Street, Sowerby, Yorkshire, John was listed as aged 42 born Huddersfield, the Head of Household; a Wheelwright, living with his wife Merab and sons William Henry, John Aubrey and Ernest Wilfred.6
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 10 Victoria Road, Norland, Yorkshire, John was listed as aged 52 born Huddersfield, the Head of Household; a Wheelwright, living with his wife Merab and sons William H, John A and Ernest W.7
John's death was registered in 1893 in the Halifax registration district.8

Children of John Paul HALSTEAD and Merab PICKLES

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2418] 1841 Census for Skircoat, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:1304 Book:03 Folio:30 (online image).
  2. [S2421] 1851 Census for Halifax, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:2298 Folio:606 Page:34 (online image).
  3. [S2410] 1861 Census for Skircoat, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3284 Folio:092 Page:05 (online image).
  4. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1862 - Ref 9a 552 - Halifax."
  5. [S2411] 1871 Census for Norland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4411 Folio:060 Page:10 (online image).
  6. [S2412] 1881 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4415 Folio:128 Page:01 (online image).
  7. [S2413] 1891 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3600 Folio:068 Page:02 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1893 - Ref 9a 361 - Halifax Aged 54."

Merab PICKLES

#1192, b. 1841, d. 1922
Last Edited=18 Sep 2011
     Her married name was HALSTEAD. Merab was also known as Mena HALSTEAD.
Merab PICKLES was born in 1841 at Norland, Yorkshire.
Merab married John Paul HALSTEAD, son of William Henry HALSTEAD and Sarah (?), in 1862 in the Halifax registration district.1
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Scar Road, Norland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 30 born Yorkshire, the wife of John Paul HALSTEAD (a Wheelwright, living with his wife Mena.)2
In the census of 3 April 1881 at West Street, Sowerby, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 40 born Norland, the wife of John Paul HALSTEAD (a Wheelwright, living with his wife Merab and sons William Henry, John Aubrey and Ernest Wilfred.)3
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 10 Victoria Road, Norland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 50 born Norland, the wife of John Paul HALSTEAD (a Wheelwright, living with his wife Merab and sons William H, John A and Ernest W.)4
Her husband, John, died in 1893 in the Halifax registration district.5
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 7 Egremon Street, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire, Merab was listed as a widow, aged 60 born Norland, the Head of Household; living with her sons John Aubrey and Ernest W.6
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 5 Vale Street, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire, Merab was listed as a widow, aged 70 born Norland, the Head of Household; living with her son J Aubrey.7
Merab's death was registered in 1922 in the Halifax registration district.8

Children of Merab PICKLES and John Paul HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1862 - Ref 9a 552 - Halifax."
  2. [S2411] 1871 Census for Norland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4411 Folio:060 Page:10 (online image).
  3. [S2412] 1881 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4415 Folio:128 Page:01 (online image).
  4. [S2413] 1891 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3600 Folio:068 Page:02 (online image).
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1893 - Ref 9a 361 - Halifax Aged 54."
  6. [S2414] 1901 Census for Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4132 Folio:129 Page:24 (online image).
  7. [S2416] 1911 Census for Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26440 Schedule:0074 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1922 - Ref 9a 605 - Halifax Aged 81."

William Henry HALSTEAD

#1193, b. 1873, d. 17 June 1931
Last Edited=23 Jun 2016
     William Henry HALSTEAD was born in 1873 at Norland Halifax, Yorkshire. He was the son of John Paul HALSTEAD and Merab PICKLES. In the census of 3 April 1881 at West Street, Sowerby, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 8 born Norland, the son of John Paul HALSTEAD.1 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 10 Victoria Road, Norland, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Wheelwright, aged 18 born Norland, the son of John Paul HALSTEAD.2
William married Isabella McMURRAY in 1895 in the Halifax registration district.3
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 18 Egremon Street, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire, William was listed as aged 28 born Sowerby Bridge, the Head of Household; a Wheelwright, livng with his wife Isabella and daughters Maggie and Emily.4
In the census of 2 April 1911 at Grand View, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire, William was listed as aged 38 born Sowerby Bridge, the Head of Household; a Roundabout Manufacturer, living with his wife Isabella, son George and daughters Maggie and Mabel (married 16 years - 4 children - 3 living.)5
William died on 17 June 1931 at 5 North Cliffe, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire.6,7 His estate was probated on 19 September 1931 at Wakefield, Yorkshire. The estate was valued at £1,492 1s 9d.7

Children of William Henry HALSTEAD and Isabella McMURRAY

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2412] 1881 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4415 Folio:128 Page:01 (online image).
  2. [S2413] 1891 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3600 Folio:068 Page:02 (online image).
  3. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1895 - Ref 9a 849 - Halifax."
  4. [S2415] 1901 Census for Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4131 Folio:092 Page:10 (online image).
  5. [S1442] 1911 Census for Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26438 Schedule:0061 (online image).
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1931 - Ref 9a 486 - Halifax aged 57."
  7. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

John Aubrey HALSTEAD

#1194, b. 1877, d. 2 December 1917
Last Edited=6 Oct 2014
     John Aubrey was also known as J Aubrey HALSTEAD.
John Aubrey HALSTEAD was born in 1877 at Sowerby, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of John Paul HALSTEAD and Merab PICKLES. In the census of 3 April 1881 at West Street, Sowerby, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 4 born Sowerby, the son of John Paul HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 10 Victoria Road, Norland, Yorkshire, he was listed as a Mill Operative, aged 14 born Sowerby, the son of John Paul HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 7 Egremon Street, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a General Labourer, aged 24 born Sowerby Bridge, the son of Merab HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 2 April 1911 at 5 Vale Street, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Blacksmiths Striker, aged 34 born Sowerby Bridge, the son of Merab HALSTEAD.5
John died on 2 December 1917 at Harrogate, Yorkshire.

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1877 - Ref 9a 537 - Halifax."
  2. [S2412] 1881 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4415 Folio:128 Page:01 (online image).
  3. [S2413] 1891 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3600 Folio:068 Page:02 (online image).
  4. [S2414] 1901 Census for Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4132 Folio:129 Page:24 (online image).
  5. [S2416] 1911 Census for Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26440 Schedule:0074 (online image).

Ernest Wilfred HALSTEAD

#1195, b. 25 February 1879, d. 17 December 1952
Last Edited=18 Nov 2016
     Ernest Wilfred HALSTEAD was born on 25 February 1879 at Sowerby, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of John Paul HALSTEAD and Merab PICKLES. In the census of 3 April 1881 at West Street, Sowerby, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 2 born Sowerby, the son of John Paul HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 10 Victoria Road, Norland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 12 born Sowerby, the son of John Paul HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 7 Egremon Street, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire, he was listed as single, a Painter, aged 22 born Sowerby Bridge, the son of Merab HALSTEAD.4
Ernest married Annie ASHTON on 14 February 1903 at St Andrew, Burnley, Lancashire. He was a Wheel Sizer aged 24, a bachelor residing in Grand View Marland. His father was listed as John Paul HALSTEAD (deceased), a Wheel Sizer. According to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, by Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Robert CHARLTON, Annie CHARLTON and Susan ASHTON.5,6
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 8 Lower Clyde Street, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire, Ernest was listed as aged 32 born Sowerby Bridge, the Head of Household; a Wheelwright, living with his wife Annie and sons Ernest Leslie and John Paul (married 8 years - 3 children - 2 living.)7
His wife, Annie, died in 1924 in the Halifax registration district.8 Ernest Wilfred HALSTEAD appeared on the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 in the household of John Paul HALSTEAD and Dora HALSTEAD at 3 Hope Street, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire. He was a widower, a Master Wheelwright, born 25 February 1879.9
Ernest died on 17 December 1952 at 3 Hope Street, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire, at the age of 73.10,11 His estate was probated on 2 February 1953 at Wakefield, Yorkshire. The estate was valued at £770 18s 5d.11

Children of Ernest Wilfred HALSTEAD and Annie ASHTON

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q2 1879 - Ref 9a 509 - Halifax."
  2. [S2412] 1881 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4415 Folio:128 Page:01 (online image).
  3. [S2413] 1891 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3600 Folio:068 Page:02 (online image).
  4. [S2414] 1901 Census for Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire:RG13 Piece:4132 Folio:129 Page:24 (online image).
  5. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1903 - Ref 8e 241 - Burnley."
  7. [S1404] 1911 Census for Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26438 Schedule:0064 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1924 - Ref 9a 540 - Halifax aged 49."
  9. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/3730f/011."
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1952 - Ref 2b 330 - Calder aged 73."
  11. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Samuel HALSTEAD

#1196, b. 10 April 1818, d. 4 July 1898
Last Edited=10 Jun 2016
Relationship
Grandson of Thomas HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 39:Decendants of Thomas HALSTEAD (bef 1765-?)
     Samuel HALSTEAD was born on 10 April 1818 at Barkisland, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of John HALSTEAD and Mary (?) Samuel HALSTEAD was baptised on 24 May 1818 at Stones Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Soyland, Yorkshire.1
Samuel married Sarah HOLROYD on 7 January 1839 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. He was a Comber of full age, a bachelor residing in Barkisland. His father was listed as John HALSTEAD, a Comber. after Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Joshua HOLT and Isaac INGHAM.2,3 In the census of 6 June 1841 at Barkisland, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 20 born in county, the assumed son of John HALSTEAD.4
In the census of 30 March 1851 at Norland Town, Norland, Yorkshire, Samuel was listed as aged 32 born Barkisland, the Head of Household; a Wool Comber, living with his with Sarah, daughters Hannah, Grace, Eliza and Harriet, sons Moses and Aaron.5
In the census of 7 April 1861 at Moor End, Norland, Yorkshire, Samuel was listed as aged 41 born Halifax, the Head of Household; a Publican, living with his with Sarah, daughters Hannah, Grace, Eliza, Harriet, Nancy, Ruth and Lavinia, son Moses.6
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Stormer Hill, Norland, Yorkshire, Samuel was listed as aged 52 born Barkisland, the Head of Household; a Farmer of 7 acres and Beerseller, living with his with Sarah, daughters Grace, Nancy, Ruth and Lavinia.7
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Clough Head, Norland, Yorkshire, Samuel was listed as aged 62 born Barkisland, the Head of Household; a Retired Beerhouse Keeper, living with his wife Sarah and daughter Lavinia.8
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Clough Head, Norland, Yorkshire, Samuel was listed as aged 72 born Barkisland, the Head of Household; Living on Own Means, living with his wife Sarah.9
His wife, Sarah, died in 1893 in the Halifax registration district.10
Samuel died on 4 July 1898 at Wakefield, Yorkshire, at the age of 80.11 His estate was probated on 2 September 1898 at Wakefield, Yorkshire. The estate was valued at £1,963 12s 6d.12

Children of Samuel HALSTEAD and Sarah HOLROYD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S3374] E-mail from Shirley Brittain to Halsted Trust.
  2. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  3. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1839 - Ref 22 124 - Halifax."
  4. [S3462] 1841 Census for Barkisland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:1299 Book:01 Folio:29 (online image).
  5. [S3468] 1851 Census for Norland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:2300 Folio:286 Page:05 (online image).
  6. [S3469] 1861 Census for Norland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3292 Folio:009 Page:13 (online image).
  7. [S3470] 1871 Census for Norland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4411 Folio:047 Page:14 (online image).
  8. [S3471] 1881 Census for Norland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4415 Folio:016 Page:28 (online image).
  9. [S3472] 1891 Census for Norland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3600 Folio:079 Page:23 (online image).
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1893 - Ref 9a 355 - Halifax aged 72."
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1898 - Ref 9c 220 - Wakefield aged 80."
  12. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Sarah HOLROYD

#1197, b. 1821, d. 1893
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Sarah HOLROYD was born in 1821 at Barkisland, Yorkshire.
Sarah married Samuel HALSTEAD, son of John HALSTEAD and Mary (?), on 7 January 1839 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. She was a Comber of full age, a spinster residing in Barkisland. Her father was listed as Thomas HOLROYD, a Comber. after Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Joshua HOLT and Isaac INGHAM.1,2 In the census of 6 June 1841 at Barkisland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 20 born in county, the assumed daughter-in-law of John HALSTEAD.3
In the census of 30 March 1851 at Norland Town, Norland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 30 born Barkisland, the wife of Samuel HALSTEAD (a Wool Comber, living with his with Sarah, daughters Hannah, Grace, Eliza and Harriet, sons Moses and Aaron.)4
In the census of 7 April 1861 at Moor End, Norland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 42 born Halifax, the wife of Samuel HALSTEAD (a Publican, living with his with Sarah, daughters Hannah, Grace, Eliza, Harriet, Nancy, Ruth and Lavinia, son Moses.)5
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Stormer Hill, Norland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 50 born Barkisland, the wife of Samuel HALSTEAD (a Farmer of 7 acres and Beerseller, living with his with Sarah, daughters Grace, Nancy, Ruth and Lavinia.)6
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Clough Head, Norland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 60 born Barkisland, the wife of Samuel HALSTEAD (a Retired Beerhouse Keeper, living with his wife Sarah and daughter Lavinia.)7
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Clough Head, Norland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 70 born Barkisland, the wife of Samuel HALSTEAD (Living on Own Means, living with his wife Sarah.)8
Sarah's death was registered in 1893 in the Halifax registration district.9

Children of Sarah HOLROYD and Samuel HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1839 - Ref 22 124 - Halifax."
  3. [S3462] 1841 Census for Barkisland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:1299 Book:01 Folio:29 (online image).
  4. [S3468] 1851 Census for Norland, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:2300 Folio:286 Page:05 (online image).
  5. [S3469] 1861 Census for Norland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3292 Folio:009 Page:13 (online image).
  6. [S3470] 1871 Census for Norland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4411 Folio:047 Page:14 (online image).
  7. [S3471] 1881 Census for Norland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4415 Folio:016 Page:28 (online image).
  8. [S3472] 1891 Census for Norland, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3600 Folio:079 Page:23 (online image).
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1893 - Ref 9a 355 - Halifax aged 72."

Lavina HALSTEAD

#1198, b. 1860
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
Relationship
Great-granddaughter of Thomas HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 39:Decendants of Thomas HALSTEAD (bef 1765-?)
     Her married name was PLATT.
Lavina HALSTEAD was born in 1860 at Norland, Yorkshire.1 She was the daughter of Samuel HALSTEAD and Sarah HOLROYD. In the census of 7 April 1861 at Moor End, Norland, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 1 born Halifax, the daughter of Samuel HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at Stormer Hill, Norland, Yorkshire, she was listed as a Worsted Spinner, aged 11 born Norland, the daughter of Samuel HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Clough Head, Norland, Yorkshire, she was listed as single, a Worsted Drawer, aged 21 born Norland, the daughter of Samuel HALSTEAD.4
Lavina married Albert PLATT in 1883 in the Halifax registration district.5
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 10 Clyde Street, Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 51 born Norland, the wife of Albert PLATT (an Iron Turner in Engineers Shop, living with his wife Lavinia, sons John Halstead and Thomas, daughter Sarah Ann (married 27 years - 3 children - 3 living.)6)

Children of Lavina HALSTEAD and Albert PLATT

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q2 1860- Ref 9a 451 - Halifax."
  2. [S3469] 1861 Census for Norland, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3292 Folio:009 Page:13 (online image).
  3. [S3470] 1871 Census for Norland, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4411 Folio:047 Page:14 (online image).
  4. [S3471] 1881 Census for Norland, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4415 Folio:016 Page:28 (online image).
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1883 - Ref 9a 913 - Halifax."
  6. [S5758] 1911 Census for Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire:RG14 Piece:26438 Schedule:0074 (online image).

John HALSTEAD

#1199, b. 3 March 1829, d. 12 April 1882
Last Edited=12 Jan 2012
Relationship
Great-grandson of William HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 10:Descendants of William HALSTEAD (1750-1840)
     John HALSTEAD was born on 3 March 1829 at Rochdale, Lancashire. He was the son of William HALSTEAD and Mary COOKE. In the census of 6 June 1841 at Black Hall, Warley, Yorkshire, he was listed as a Blacksmith, aged 13 born in county, the assumed son of William HALSTEAD.1
John married Mary BOULTON, daughter of Mary BOULTON, on 30 January 1851 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. He was a Whitesmith aged 21, a bachelor residing in Warley. His father was listed as William HALSTEAD, a Butcher. By Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Thomas Mitchell BOULTON and John THOMAS.2,3 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Pinfold Green, Sowerby, Yorkshire, he was listed as married,a White Smith, aged 22 born Sowerby, the son-in-law of Mary BOULTON.4 John HALSTEAD witnessed the marriage of William Henry BERRY and Mary HALSTEAD on 25 November 1858 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire.2,5
In the census of 7 April 1861 at Lower Pinfold, Sowerby, Yorkshire, John was listed as aged 31 born Halifax, the Head of Household; a Blacksmith, living with his wife Mary, sons Wm, Thos and John.6
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Bolton Houses, Sowerby, Yorkshire, John was listed as aged 42 born Lancashire, the Head of Household; a Blacksmith, living with his wife Mary, sons William, Thomas, John and Amos, daughter Annie, daughter-in-law Emma HALSTEAD.7
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Pinfold Green, Sowerby In Halifax, Yorkshire, John was listed as aged 52 born Lancashire, the Head of Household; a Blacksmith, living with his wife Mary, sons John and Amos.8
John died on 12 April 1882 at Sowerby, Yorkshire, at the age of 53.9

Children of John HALSTEAD and Mary BOULTON

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5226] 1841 Census for Warley, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:1306 Book:07 Folio:41 (online image).
  2. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  3. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1851 - Ref 22 146 - Halifax."
  4. [S5333] 1851 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:2300 Folio:065 Page:23 (online image).
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1858 - Ref 9a 590 - Halifax."
  6. [S5334] 1861 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3293 Folio:013 Page:19 (online image).
  7. [S5335] 1871 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4413 Folio:012 Page:17 (online image).
  8. [S5336] 1881 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4415 Folio:090 Page:17 (online image).
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1882 - Ref 9a 340 - Halifax Aged 53."

Mary BOULTON

#1200, b. 1830, d. 25 May 1898
Last Edited=16 Jun 2016
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Mary BOULTON was born in 1830 at Sowerby, Yorkshire. She was the daughter of Mary BOULTON.
Mary married John HALSTEAD, son of William HALSTEAD and Mary COOKE, on 30 January 1851 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. She was aged 21, a spinster residing in Sowerby. Her father was listed as John BOULTON, a Manufacturer. By Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Thomas Mitchell BOULTON and John THOMAS.1,2 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Pinfold Green, Sowerby, Yorkshire, she was listed as married, a Dressmaker, aged 21 born Sowerby, the daughter of Mary BOULTON.3
In the census of 7 April 1861 at Lower Pinfold, Sowerby, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 31 born Halifax, the wife of John HALSTEAD (a Blacksmith, living with his wife Mary, sons Wm, Thos and John.)4
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Bolton Houses, Sowerby, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 41 born Sowerby, the wife of John HALSTEAD (a Blacksmith, living with his wife Mary, sons William, Thomas, John and Amos, daughter Annie, daughter-in-law Emma HALSTEAD.)5
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Pinfold Green, Sowerby In Halifax, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 51 born Sowerby, the wife of John HALSTEAD (a Blacksmith, living with his wife Mary, sons John and Amos.)6
Her husband, John, died on 12 April 1882 at Sowerby, Yorkshire, at the age of 53.7
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Sowerby, Yorkshire, Mary was listed as a widow, aged 61 born Sowerby, the Head of Household; a Dressmaker, living with her son Amos.8
Mary died on 25 May 1898 at Pinfold Green, Sowerby, Yorkshire.9,10 Her estate was given Letters of Administration on 20 June 1898 at London. The estate was valued at £191 4s 9d.10

Children of Mary BOULTON and John HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1851 - Ref 22 146 - Halifax."
  3. [S5333] 1851 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:2300 Folio:065 Page:23 (online image).
  4. [S5334] 1861 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3293 Folio:013 Page:19 (online image).
  5. [S5335] 1871 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG10 Piece:4413 Folio:012 Page:17 (online image).
  6. [S5336] 1881 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG11 Piece:4415 Folio:090 Page:17 (online image).
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1882 - Ref 9a 340 - Halifax Aged 53."
  8. [S5337] 1891 Census for Sowerby, Yorkshire:RG12 Piece:3601 Folio:067 Page:15 (online image).
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1898 - Ref 9a 358 - Halifax Aged 53."
  10. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).