George Higgin HALSTEAD

#1801, b. 27 January 1881, d. 21 December 1949
Last Edited=20 Jul 2016
     George Higgin HALSTEAD was born on 27 January 1881 at Bury, Lancashire.1 He was the son of Henry HALSTEAD and Mary Ann MAUDSLEY. In the census of 3 April 1881 at 25 Princess Street, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 2 months born Bury, the son of Henry HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 31 Oxford Street, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 10 born Bury, the son of Henry HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 9 Garden Street, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Tailor, aged 20 born Bury, the son of Mary Ann MAUDSLEY.4
George married Mary Elizabeth LEES, daughter of Joseph LEES, in 1907 in the Bury registration district.5 In the census of 2 April 1911 at 32 Cateaaton Street, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as married, a Master Tailor, aged 30 born Bury, the son-in-law of Joseph LEES.6 He was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at 17 Bright Street, Blackpool, Lancashire. He was married, a Tailor, born 27 January 1881.7
George died on 21 December 1949 at 3 Sandgate, South Shore, Blackpool, Lancashire, at the age of 68.8,9 His estate was probated on 13 April 1950 at Lancaster, Lancashire. The estate was valued at £2,798 3s 7d.9

Children of George Higgin HALSTEAD and Mary Elizabeth LEES

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1881 - Ref 8c 535 - Bury."
  2. [S7218] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3859 Folio:098 Page:13 (online image).
  3. [S7220] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3136 Folio:118 Page:10 (online image).
  4. [S7221] 1901 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3645 Folio:046 Page:52 (online image).
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1907 - Ref 8c 869 - Bury."
  6. [S871] 1911 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23476 Schedule:0136 (online image).
  7. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/4251k/009."
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1949 - Ref 10b 536 - Blackpool aged 68."
  9. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Margaret MAUDSLEY

#1802, b. 1823
Last Edited=31 May 2012
     Margaret MAUDSLEY was born in 1823 at Bury, Lancashire. In the census of 3 April 1881 at 25 Princess Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as a widow, aged 58 born Bury, the mother-in-law of Henry HALSTEAD.1

Child of Margaret MAUDSLEY

Sources of Information:

  1. [S7218] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3859 Folio:098 Page:13 (online image).

Sarah Alice HALSTEAD

#1803, b. 1855, d. 1917
Last Edited=28 Mar 2016
     Her married name was BIRKETT.
Sarah Alice HALSTEAD was born in 1855 at Bury, Lancashire.1 She was the daughter of Thomas HALSTEAD and Mary RUDMAN. In the census of 7 April 1861 at 36 Clerke Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 6 born Bury, the daughter of Thomas HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at 3 Red Lion Yard, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Weaver, aged 15 born Bury, the daughter of Thomas HALSTEAD.3
Sarah married Thomas BIRKETT on 6 February 1875 at Holy Trinity, Bury, Lancashire. She was aged 19, a spinster residing at 34 Spring Street. Her father was listed as Thomas HALSTEAD, an Engineer. Married in the Parish Church, according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, After Licence. The marriage was witnessed by William Parker BIRKETT and Elizabeth BIRKETT.4,5
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 42 Windham Street, Bury, Lancashire, Sarah was listed as a widow, aged 25 born Bury, the Head of Household; a Cotton Weaver, living with her daughter Mary A BIRKETT, mother Mary HALSTEAD, sisters Elizabeth E and Selina HALSTEAD, brother Alfred HALSTEAD.6 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 24 Windham Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as a widow, a Cotton Weaver, aged 38 born Bury, the daughter of Mary HALSTEAD.7
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 5 Cecil Street, Bury, Lancashire, Sarah was listed as a widow, aged 54 born Bury, the Head of Household; a Charwoman, living with her daughter M A BIRKETT (married 35 years - 1 child - 1 living but crossed out.)8
Sarah's death was registered in 1917 in the Bury registration district.9

Child of Sarah Alice HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1855 - Ref 8c 313 - Bury."
  2. [S2504] 1861 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:2845 Folio:024 Page:42 (online image).
  3. [S2503] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3953 Folio:093 Page:21 (online image).
  4. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1875 - Ref 8c 577 - Bury."
  5. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  6. [S2505] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3860 Folio:094 Page:11 (online image).
  7. [S2506] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3135 Folio:097 Page:10 (online image).
  8. [S10262] 1911 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23515 Schedule:0138 (online image).
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1917 - Ref 8c 445 - Bury aged 61."

Mary Ann Birkett HALSTEAD

#1804, b. 1874
Last Edited=13 Sep 2013
     Mary Ann Birkett was also known as Mary A BIRKETT.
Mary Ann Birkett HALSTEAD was born in 1874 at Bury, Lancashire.1 She was the daughter of Sarah Alice HALSTEAD. In the census of 3 April 1881 at 42 Windham Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 6 born Bury, the daughter of Sarah Alice BIRKETT.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 24 Windham Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Sewing Machiniist, aged 16 born Bury, the granddaughter of Mary HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 77 Edward Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Machinist, aged 25 born Bury, a Boarder of Annie BOOTH.4 In the census of 2 April 1911 at 5 Cecil Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Ladies Blouse Machinist, aged 34 born Bury, the daughter of Sarah Alice HALSTEAD.5

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q4 1874 - Ref 8c 483 - Bury."
  2. [S2505] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3860 Folio:094 Page:11 (online image).
  3. [S2506] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3135 Folio:097 Page:10 (online image).
  4. [S7233] 1901 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3645 Folio:116 Page:25 (online image).
  5. [S10262] 1911 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23515 Schedule:0138 (online image).

Mary RUDMAN

#1805, b. 1832, d. 1893
Last Edited=15 Nov 2016
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Mary RUDMAN was born in 1832 at Bury, Lancashire.
Mary married Thomas HALSTEAD, son of Joseph HALSTEAD and Sarah MONKS, in 1851 in the Bury registration district. : Register Office, Bury, LAN.1
In the census of 7 April 1861 at 36 Clerke Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 28 born Bury, the wife of Thomas HALSTEAD (a Mechanic, living with his wife Mary, son Jos and daughters S A and Elizh.)2
In the census of 2 April 1871 at 3 Red Lion Yard, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 38 born Bury, the wife of Thomas HALSTEAD (a Machinist, living with his wife Mary and daughters Sarah Alice, Elizabeth Ellen, Betsy Hannah and Selina Jane.)3
Her husband, Thomas, died in 1876 in the Bury registration district.4 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 42 Windham Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as a widow, a Cotton Weaver, aged 49 born Bury, the mother of Sarah Alice BIRKETT.5
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 24 Windham Street, Bury, Lancashire, Mary was listed as a widow, aged 59 born Bury, the Head of Household; living with her daughter Selina HALSTEAD, son Alfred HALSTEAD, daughter Sarah A BIRKETT, granddaughter Mary A BIRKETT.6
Mary's death was registered in 1893 in the Bury registration district.7

Children of Mary RUDMAN and Thomas HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1851 - Ref 21 270 - Bury."
  2. [S2504] 1861 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:2845 Folio:024 Page:42 (online image).
  3. [S2503] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3953 Folio:093 Page:21 (online image).
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1876 - Ref 8c 297 - Bury Aged 43."
  5. [S2505] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3860 Folio:094 Page:11 (online image).
  6. [S2506] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3135 Folio:097 Page:10 (online image).
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1893 - Ref 8e 437 - Bury Aged 60."

Elizabeth Ellen HALSTEAD

#1806, b. 1860
Last Edited=30 Dec 2011
     Elizabeth Ellen HALSTEAD was born in 1860 at Bury, Lancashire.1 She was the daughter of Thomas HALSTEAD and Mary RUDMAN. In the census of 7 April 1861 at 36 Clerke Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 1 born Bury, the daughter of Thomas HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at 3 Red Lion Yard, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 10 born Bury, the daughter of Thomas HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 42 Windham Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Weaver (unemployed), aged 21 born Bury, the sister of Sarah Alice BIRKETT.4

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1860 - Ref 8c 390 - Bury."
  2. [S2504] 1861 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:2845 Folio:024 Page:42 (online image).
  3. [S2503] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3953 Folio:093 Page:21 (online image).
  4. [S2505] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3860 Folio:094 Page:11 (online image).

Selina Jane HALSTEAD

#1807, b. 2 January 1867
Last Edited=15 Nov 2016
     Her married name was WHITWORTH.
Selina Jane HALSTEAD was born on 2 January 1867 at Bury, Lancashire.1 She was the daughter of Thomas HALSTEAD and Mary RUDMAN. She was listed in the census of 30 August 1868 at St Mary the Virgin, Bury, Lancashire.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at 3 Red Lion Yard, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 4 born Bury, the daughter of Thomas HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 42 Windham Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 14 born Bury, the sister of Sarah Alice BIRKETT.4 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 24 Windham Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Weaver, aged 24 born Bury, the daughter of Mary HALSTEAD.5
Selina married Walter WHITWORTH on 25 March 1896 at St Mary, Bury, Lancashire.6
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 39 Pardons Lane, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 33 born Bury, the wife of Walter WHITWORTH (a Foreman Plumber, livng with his wife Selina Jane, son Richard and daughter Mary.)7
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 2 Eden Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as the aged 43 born Bury, wife of Walter WHITWORTH (a Foreman Plumber Water Department, living with his wife Selina Jane, son Richard, daughter Mary (married 15 years - 2 children - 2 living.)8)

Children of Selina Jane HALSTEAD and Walter WHITWORTH

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1867 - Ref 8c 417 - Bury."
  2. [S33] Website Lancashire Online Parish Clerk (http://www.lan-opc.org.uk).
  3. [S2503] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3953 Folio:093 Page:21 (online image).
  4. [S2505] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3860 Folio:094 Page:11 (online image).
  5. [S2506] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3135 Folio:097 Page:10 (online image).
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1896 - Ref 8c 603 - Bury."
  7. [S2508] 1901 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3838 Folio:016 Page:23 (online image).
  8. [S10488] 1911 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23512 Schedule:0136 (online image).

Alfred HALSTEAD

#1808, b. 1872, d. before 1939
Last Edited=10 Dec 2015
     Alfred HALSTEAD was born in 1872 at Bury, Lancashire.1 He was the son of Thomas HALSTEAD and Mary RUDMAN. In the census of 3 April 1881 at 42 Windham Street, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 8 born Bury, the brother of Sarah Alice BIRKETT.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 24 Windham Street, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as single, an Apprentice Mechanic Iron Fitter, aged 18 born Bury, the son of Mary HALSTEAD.3
Alfred married Mary Elizabeth BLOMLEY on 14 April 1898 at St Mary, Bury, Lancashire.4
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 421 Edge Lane, Droylsden, Lancashire, Alfred was listed as aged 28 born Bury, the Head of Household; a Foreman Iron Turner, living with his wife Mary E and son Arnold.5
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 303 Edge Lane, Droylsden, Lancashire, Alfred was listed as aged 38 born Bury, the Head of Household; an Iron Turner, living with his wife Mary E and children Alfred and Elsie (married 12 years - 2 children both alive.)6
Alfred died before 1939.

Children of Alfred HALSTEAD and Mary Elizabeth BLOMLEY

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q2 1872 - Ref 8c 472 - Bury."
  2. [S2505] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3860 Folio:094 Page:11 (online image).
  3. [S2506] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3135 Folio:097 Page:10 (online image).
  4. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1898 - Ref 8c 730 - Bury."
  5. [S2507] 1901 Census for Droylsden, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3788 Folio:175 Page:10 (online image).
  6. [S379] 1911 Census for Droylsden, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:24382 Schedule:0134 (online image).

Pamela NICHOLSON

#1809, b. 1831, d. 5 April 1904
Last Edited=16 Mar 2015
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Pamela NICHOLSON was born in 1831 at Sheffield, Yorkshire.
Pamela married William HALSTEAD, son of Richard HALSTEAD and Sarah (?), in 1854 at the Register Office, Bury, Lancashire.1
In the census of 7 April 1861 at 2 Trinity Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 32 born Sheffield, Yorkshire, the wife of William HALSTEAD (an Iron Moulder, living with his wife Pamela, sons Alfred, William and Nicholson, daughter Jessie.)2
In the census of 2 April 1871 at 20 Shepherd Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 41 born Sheffield, Yorkshire, the wife of William HALSTEAD (an Iron Moulder, living with his wife Pamela, sons Alfred, daughters Jessie, Sarah E, Emma, Amelia and Annie.)3
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 42 East Street, Bury, Lancashire, Pamela was listed as aged 50 born Sheffield, Yorkshire, the Head of Household; living with her daughters Jessie, Sarah E, Amelia and Annie.4
Pamela died on 5 April 1904 at 42 East Street, Bury, Lancashire. Sex - Female / Aged - 76 Years / Occupation - wife of William HALSTEAD, formerly an Iron Moulder / Cause of death - Bronchitis - Heart disease - certiied by J W JOHNSON / Informant - William HALSTEAD, widower of deceased, present at the death, 42 East Street Bury / Registered - 7 April 1904.5,6

Children of Pamela NICHOLSON and William HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1854 - Ref 8c 469 - Bury."
  2. [S5953] 1861 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:2846 Folio:034 Page:22 (online image).
  3. [S5954] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3955 Folio:033 Page:28 (online image).
  4. [S5955] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3863 Folio:011 Page:15 (online image).
  5. [S6] Original death certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1904 - Ref 8c 349 - Bury Aged 76."

Jessie HALSTEAD

#1810, b. 1859
Last Edited=31 Dec 2011
     Her married name was ALLEN.
Jessie HALSTEAD was born in 1859 at Bury, Lancashire.1 She was the daughter of William HALSTEAD and Pamela NICHOLSON. In the census of 7 April 1861 at 2 Trinity Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 1 born Bury, the daughter of William HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at 20 Shepherd Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as a Cotton Weaver, aged 11 born Bury, the daughter of William HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 42 East Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Weaver, aged 21 born Bury, the daughter of Pamela HALSTEAD.4
Jessie married William Henry ALLEN in 1884 at the Register Office, Bury, Lancashire.5

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1859 - Ref 8c 385 - Bury."
  2. [S5953] 1861 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:2846 Folio:034 Page:22 (online image).
  3. [S5954] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3955 Folio:033 Page:28 (online image).
  4. [S5955] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3863 Folio:011 Page:15 (online image).
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1884 - Ref 8c 624 - Bury."

Sarah Ellen HALSTEAD

#1811, b. 1861
Last Edited=30 Dec 2011
     Sarah Ellen HALSTEAD was born in 1861 at Bury, Lancashire.1 She was the daughter of William HALSTEAD and Pamela NICHOLSON. In the census of 2 April 1871 at 20 Shepherd Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 10 born Bury, the daughter of William HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 42 East Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Weaver, aged 19 born Bury, the daughter of Pamela HALSTEAD.3

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1861 - Ref 8c 384 - Bury."
  2. [S5954] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3955 Folio:033 Page:28 (online image).
  3. [S5955] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3863 Folio:011 Page:15 (online image).

Amelia HALSTEAD

#1812, b. 1865
Last Edited=30 Dec 2011
     Amelia HALSTEAD was born in 1865 at Bury, Lancashire.1 She was the daughter of William HALSTEAD and Pamela NICHOLSON. In the census of 2 April 1871 at 20 Shepherd Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 6 born Bury, the daughter of William HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 42 East Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Weaver, aged 15 born Bury, the daughter of Pamela HALSTEAD.3

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q4 1865 - Ref 8c 390 - Bury."
  2. [S5954] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3955 Folio:033 Page:28 (online image).
  3. [S5955] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3863 Folio:011 Page:15 (online image).

Annie HALSTEAD

#1813, b. 1868
Last Edited=26 Sep 2013
     Her married name was HARDMAN.1
Annie HALSTEAD was born in 1868 at Bury, Lancashire.2 She was the daughter of William HALSTEAD and Pamela NICHOLSON. In the census of 2 April 1871 at 20 Shepherd Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 2 born Bury, the daughter of William HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 42 East Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as a Cotton Weaver, aged 12 born Bury, the daughter of Pamela HALSTEAD.4
Annie married Robert HARDMAN in 1887 at the Register Office, Bury, Lancashire.1
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 24 Bond Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 22 born Bury, the wife of Robert HARDMAN (a Grocers Labourer, living with his wife Annie, daughter Maggie.)5

Child of Annie HALSTEAD and Robert HARDMAN

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1887 - Ref 8c 663 - Bury."
  2. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1868 - Ref 8c 445 - Bury."
  3. [S5954] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3955 Folio:033 Page:28 (online image).
  4. [S5955] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3863 Folio:011 Page:15 (online image).
  5. [S5958] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3138 Folio:089 Page:17 (online image).

John HALSTEAD

#1814, b. 1840, d. 22 October 1885
Last Edited=14 Jun 2016
     John HALSTEAD was born in 1840 at Bury, Lancashire.1 He was the son of Joseph HALSTEAD and Mary ENTWISTLE. In the census of 30 March 1851 at Georgiana Street, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 10 born Bury, the son of Joseph HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 7 April 1861 at 20 St Marys Place, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as single, aged 20 born Bury, the son of Joseph HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 2 April 1871 at 117 Larkhill Terrace, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as single, an Engine Pattern Maker, aged 30 born Bury, the son of Mary HALSTEAD.4
John married Emma Jane SMITH, daughter of Samuel SMITH, in 1877 at the Register Office, Bury, Lancashire.5
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 13 Ormrod Street, Bury, Lancashire, John was listed as aged 40 born Bury, the Head of Household; an Iron Founders Clerk, living with his wife Emma J.6
John died on 22 October 1885 at Heady Hill, Heywood, Lancashire.7,8 His estate was probated on 2 March 1886 at Manchester, Lancashire. The estate was valued at £129 16s 6d.8

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q4 1840 - Ref 21 228 - Bury."
  2. [S7266] 1851 Census for Bury, Lancashire:HO107 Piece:2214 Folio:239 Page:30 (online image).
  3. [S7269] 1861 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:2844 Folio:068 Page:12 (online image).
  4. [S7270] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3957 Folio:033 Page:24 (online image).
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1877 - Ref 8c 685 - Bury."
  6. [S7271] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3861 Folio:087 Page:10 (online image).
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1885 - Ref 8c 342 - Bury Aged 44."
  8. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Emma Jane SMITH

#1815, b. 1845
Last Edited=17 Sep 2012
     Her married name was HARGREAVES. Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Emma Jane SMITH was born in 1845 at Bury, Lancashire. She was the daughter of Samuel SMITH.
Emma married John HALSTEAD, son of Joseph HALSTEAD and Mary ENTWISTLE, in 1877 at the Register Office, Bury, Lancashire.1
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 13 Ormrod Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 36 born Bury, the wife of John HALSTEAD (an Iron Founders Clerk, living with his wife Emma J.)2
Her husband, John, died on 22 October 1885 at Heady Hill, Heywood, Lancashire.3,4 Emma Jane HARGREAVES was the executor of John HALSTEAD's estate granted on 2 March 1886 at Manchester, Lancashire; £129 16s 6d.4
Emma married John Dawson HARGREAVES on 24 September 1887 at St James, Heywood, Lancashire. She was aged 43, a widow residing at 42 Heady Hill, Heywood. Her father was listed as Samuel SMITH (deceased), an Engineer. According to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, on production of Deputy Superintendent Registrar Certificate. The marriage was witnessed by Richard DUCKWORTH and Elizabeth Alice DUCKWORTH.5,6
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 40 Moorgate, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 45 born Bury, the wife of John Dawson HARGREAVES (an Insurance Agent, living with his wife Emma J, sister-in-law Susannah SMITH.)7

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1877 - Ref 8c 685 - Bury."
  2. [S7271] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3861 Folio:087 Page:10 (online image).
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1885 - Ref 8c 342 - Bury Aged 44."
  4. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  5. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1887 - Ref 8c 604 - Bury."
  7. [S7272] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3138 Folio:065 Page:11 (online image).

John HALSTEAD

#1816, b. 1819, d. 28 October 1892
Last Edited=9 Feb 2017
Relationship
17th great-grandson of William de HALLSTEDES
Appears on charts
Chart 01:Descendants of William de HALLSTEDES
     John HALSTEAD was born in 1819 at Earnden Height, Yorkshire. He was the son of John HALSTEAD and Susan COCKCROFT. John HALSTEAD was baptised on 14 November 1819 at Heptonstall, Yorkshire.1
John married Ann FENTON, daughter of George FENTON, on 7 October 1839 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. He was a Blacksmith a minor, a bachelor residing in Sowerby. His father was listed as John HALSTEAD, a Weaver.. after Banns. The marriage was witnessed by John TAYLOR and Isaac INGHAM.2,3
In the census of 6 June 1841 at Stansfield, Yorkshire, John was listed as aged 20 born in county, the Head of Household; a Blacksmith, living with his assumed wife Ann and child Allis.4
In the census of 30 March 1851 at 52 New Road, Queen Street, Bury, Lancashire, John was listed as aged 31 born Ending, Yorkshire, the Head of Household; a Journeyman Blacksmith, living with his wife Ann, daughters Alice, Hirsum, Mary and Hormoria, brother Henry HALSTEAD.5
In the census of 7 April 1861 at Spring Cottage, Margret Street, Bury, Lancashire, John was listed as aged 42 born Cardning, Yorkshire, the Head of Household; a Blacksmith, living with his wife Ann, sons John William and Henry, daughters Alice, Susan, Mary and Ann.6
In the census of 2 April 1871 at 57 East Street, Bury, Lancashire, John was listed as aged 51 born High Earnding, Yorlkshire, the Head of Household; a Blacksmith, living with his wife Ann, sons John W and Henry, daughters Alice, Susan, Mary and Ann, sister-in-law Mary TAYLOR.7
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 51 Spring Band, Bury, Lancashire, John was listed as aged 61 born Earnden Height, Yorkshire, the Head of Household; a Blacksmith, living with his wife Ann, son Henry, daughters Alice and Ann, granddaughter Ann E LANCASTER, sister-in-law Mary TAYLOR.8
Her husband, Ann, died in 1887 in the Bury registration district.9 In the census of 5 April 1891 at Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as a widower, a Retired Blacksmith, aged 71 born Hardcastle Craggs, Yorkshire, the father of Alice HALSTEAD.10
John died on 28 October 1892 at 66 Horne Street, Bury, Lancashire.11,12 His estate was given Letters of Administration on 25 February 1893 at Manchester, Lancashire. The estate was valued at £447 14s 1d.12

Children of John HALSTEAD and Ann FENTON

Sources of Information:

  1. [S24] Handdrawn Family Tree by Dorothy Halstead Thomas "Chart 17."
  2. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  3. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1839 - Ref 22 145 - Halifax."
  4. [S7279] 1841 Census for Stansfield, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:1305 Book:03 Folio:21 (online image).
  5. [S7280] 1851 Census for Bury, Lancashire:HO107 Piece:2215 Folio:188 Page:28 (online image).
  6. [S7281] 1861 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:2846 Folio:019 Page:31 (online image).
  7. [S7282] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3955 Folio:022 Page:06 (online image).
  8. [S7283] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3863 Folio:046 Page:17 (online image).
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1887 - Ref 8c 340 - Bury."
  10. [S7284] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3137 Folio:096 Page:18 (online image).
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1892 - Ref 8c 359 -Bury Aged 74."
  12. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Ann FENTON

#1817, b. 1819, d. 1887
Last Edited=9 Feb 2017
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Ann FENTON was born in 1819 at Bacup, Lancashire. She was the daughter of George FENTON.
Ann married John HALSTEAD, son of John HALSTEAD and Susan COCKCROFT, on 7 October 1839 at St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire. She was a Factory Girl of full age, a spinster residing in Erringden. Her father was listed as George FENTON, a Collier. after Banns. The marriage was witnessed by John TAYLOR and Isaac INGHAM.1,2
In the census of 6 June 1841 at Stansfield, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 20 born in county, the assumed wife of John HALSTEAD (a Blacksmith, living with his assumed wife Ann and child Allis.)3
In the census of 30 March 1851 at 52 New Road, Queen Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 32 born Spotland, the wife of John HALSTEAD (a Journeyman Blacksmith, living with his wife Ann, daughters Alice, Hirsum, Mary and Hormoria, brother Henry HALSTEAD.)4
In the census of 7 April 1861 at Spring Cottage, Margret Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 43 born Bacup, the wife of John HALSTEAD (a Blacksmith, living with his wife Ann, sons John William and Henry, daughters Alice, Susan, Mary and Ann.)5
In the census of 2 April 1871 at 57 East Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 52 born Bacup, the wife of John HALSTEAD (a Blacksmith, living with his wife Ann, sons John W and Henry, daughters Alice, Susan, Mary and Ann, sister-in-law Mary TAYLOR.)6
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 51 Spring Band, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 62 born Bacup, the wife of John HALSTEAD (a Blacksmith, living with his wife Ann, son Henry, daughters Alice and Ann, granddaughter Ann E LANCASTER, sister-in-law Mary TAYLOR.)7
Ann's death was registered in 1887 in the Bury registration district.8

Children of Ann FENTON and John HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1839 - Ref 22 145 - Halifax."
  3. [S7279] 1841 Census for Stansfield, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:1305 Book:03 Folio:21 (online image).
  4. [S7280] 1851 Census for Bury, Lancashire:HO107 Piece:2215 Folio:188 Page:28 (online image).
  5. [S7281] 1861 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:2846 Folio:019 Page:31 (online image).
  6. [S7282] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3955 Folio:022 Page:06 (online image).
  7. [S7283] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3863 Folio:046 Page:17 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1887 - Ref 8c 340 - Bury."

Alice HALSTEAD

#1818, b. 1840, d. 24 April 1919
Last Edited=10 Jun 2016
Relationship
18th great-granddaughter of William de HALLSTEDES
Appears on charts
Chart 01:Descendants of William de HALLSTEDES
     Alice HALSTEAD was born in 1840 at Sowerby, Yorkshire.1,2 She was the daughter of John HALSTEAD and Ann FENTON. In the census of 6 June 1841 at Stansfield, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 9 months born in county, the assumed daughter of John HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 30 March 1851 at 52 New Road, Queen Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 10 born Sowerby, Yorkshire, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 7 April 1861 at Spring Cottage, Margret Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Weaver, aged 20 born Carnding, Yorkshire, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.5 In the census of 2 April 1871 at 57 East Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Weaver, aged 30 born Calice Earnding, Yorkshire, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.6 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 51 Spring Band, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Weaver, aged 40 born Calais, Yorkshire, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.7
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Bury, Lancashire, Alice was listed as single, aged 49 born Callis, Yorkshire, the Head of Household; living with her father John HALSTEAD, nephew James E LANCASTER.8
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 66 Horne Street, Bury, Lancashire, Alice was listed as single, aged 59 born Eastwood, Yorkshire, the Head of Household; living with her nephew Ernest O HALSTEAD.9
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 66 Horne Street, Bury, Lancashire, Alice was listed as aged 69 born Eastwood, Yorkshire, the Head of Household; single, a Domestic Housekeeper.10
Alice died on 24 April 1919 at 66 Horne Street, Bury, Lancashire.11,12 Her estate was probated on 14 August 1919 at London. The estate was valued at £786 1s 8d.12

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1840 - Ref 21 659 - Todmorden."
  2. [S24] Handdrawn Family Tree by Dorothy Halstead Thomas "Chart 17."
  3. [S7279] 1841 Census for Stansfield, Yorkshire:HO107 Piece:1305 Book:03 Folio:21 (online image).
  4. [S7280] 1851 Census for Bury, Lancashire:HO107 Piece:2215 Folio:188 Page:28 (online image).
  5. [S7281] 1861 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:2846 Folio:019 Page:31 (online image).
  6. [S7282] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3955 Folio:022 Page:06 (online image).
  7. [S7283] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3863 Folio:046 Page:17 (online image).
  8. [S7284] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3137 Folio:096 Page:18 (online image).
  9. [S7285] 1901 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3646 Folio:130 Page:26 (online image).
  10. [S856] 1911 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23525 Schedule:0117 (online image).
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1919 - Ref 8c 523 - Bury aged 77."
  12. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Henry HALSTEAD

#1819, b. 1857, d. 5 June 1936
Last Edited=10 Jun 2016
Relationship
18th great-grandson of William de HALLSTEDES
Appears on charts
Chart 01:Descendants of William de HALLSTEDES
     Henry HALSTEAD was born in 1857 at Bury, Lancashire.1,2 He was the son of John HALSTEAD and Ann FENTON. In the census of 7 April 1861 at Spring Cottage, Margret Street, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 4 born Bury, the son of John HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 2 April 1871 at 57 East Street, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as a Clerk to Coal Merchant, aged 14 born Bury, the son of John HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 51 Spring Band, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a General Clerk, aged 24 born Bury, the son of John HALSTEAD.5
Henry married Mary NUTTALL in 1887 at the Register Office, Bury, Lancashire.6
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 42 Brierley Street, Bury, Lancashire, Henry was listed as aged 32 born Bury, the Head of Household; a Book Keeper, living with his wife Mary, daughter Annie.7 He was granted Letters of Administration on the estate of John HALSTEAD on 25 February 1893 at Manchester, Lancashire; £447 14s 1d.8 Henry HALSTEAD was the executor of John William HALSTEAD's estate granted on 12 February 1895 at Manchester, Lancashire; £1,092 18s 0d.8
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 353 Ramsbottom Road, Tottington, Lancashire, Henry was listed as aged 45 born Bury, the Head of Household; a Coal Agent, living with his wife Mary, sons John F and Thomas N, daughter Annie.9
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 407 Holcombe Road, Tottington, Lancashire, Henry was listed as aged 55 born Bury, the Head of Household; a Coal Merchants Traveller, living with his wife Mary and children Annie, John Fenton and Thomas Nuttall (married 24 years - 3 children - 3 living.)10 He was the executor of Alice HALSTEAD's estate granted on 14 August 1919 at London; £786 1s 8d.8 Henry HALSTEAD witnessed the marriage of Thomas Nuttall HALSTEAD and Doris Emily SMITHIE on 30 March 1927 at St Peter, Farnworth, Lancashire.11,12,2
Henry died on 5 June 1936 at Southcote, Warren Road, Deganwy, Carnarvonshire. His normal address at the time was recorded as Southcore, Warren Road, Deganwy.13,8 His estate was probated on 7 July 1936 at Manchester, Lancashire. The estate was valued at £8,196 3s 2d.8

Children of Henry HALSTEAD and Mary NUTTALL

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1857 - Ref 8c 306 - Bury."
  2. [S24] Handdrawn Family Tree by Dorothy Halstead Thomas "Chart 17."
  3. [S7281] 1861 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:2846 Folio:019 Page:31 (online image).
  4. [S7282] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3955 Folio:022 Page:06 (online image).
  5. [S7283] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3863 Folio:046 Page:17 (online image).
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1887 - Ref 8c 633 - Bury."
  7. [S7288] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3137 Folio:074 Page:13 (online image).
  8. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  9. [S7289] 1901 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3635 Folio:036 Page:24 (online image).
  10. [S858] 1911 Census for Tottington, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23453 Schedule:0213 (online image).
  11. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  12. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1927 - Ref 8c 491 - Bolton."
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1936 - Ref 8a 151 - Stockport."

Ann HALSTEAD

#1820, b. 1861
Last Edited=12 Jan 2012
Relationship
18th great-granddaughter of William de HALLSTEDES
Appears on charts
Chart 01:Descendants of William de HALLSTEDES
     Her married name was WILDE.
Ann HALSTEAD was born in 1861 at Bury, Lancashire.1 She was the daughter of John HALSTEAD and Ann FENTON. In the census of 7 April 1861 at Spring Cottage, Margret Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 4 months born Bury, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at 57 East Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 10 born Bury, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 51 Spring Band, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Weaver, aged 20 born Bury, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.4
Ann married Robert WILDE in 1886 at Registrar Attended, Bury, Lancashire.5
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 30 born Bury, the wife of Robert WILDE (a Commercial Travellor Woollen Goods, living with his wife Ann, daughter Annie.)6

Child of Ann HALSTEAD and Robert WILDE

Sources of Information:

  1. [S24] Handdrawn Family Tree by Dorothy Halstead Thomas "Chart 17."
  2. [S7281] 1861 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:2846 Folio:019 Page:31 (online image).
  3. [S7282] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3955 Folio:022 Page:06 (online image).
  4. [S7283] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3863 Folio:046 Page:17 (online image).
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1886 - Ref 8c 683 - Bury."
  6. [S7284] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3137 Folio:096 Page:18 (online image).

Ann E LANCASTER

#1821, b. 1877
Last Edited=12 Jan 2012
Relationship
19th great-granddaughter of William de HALLSTEDES
Appears on charts
Chart 01:Descendants of William de HALLSTEDES
     Ann E LANCASTER was born in 1877 at Bury, Lancashire. She was the daughter of Edward LANCASTER and Mary HALSTEAD. In the census of 3 April 1881 at 51 Spring Band, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 4 born Bury, the granddaughter of John HALSTEAD.1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S7283] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3863 Folio:046 Page:17 (online image).

Mary FENTON

#1822, b. 1809
Last Edited=1 Jan 2012
     Her married name was TAYLOR.
Mary FENTON was born in 1809 at Bacup, Lancashire. She was the daughter of George FENTON.
Mary married (?) TAYLOR before 1851. In the census of 2 April 1871 at 57 East Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as a widow, a Domestic Servant, aged 62 born Bacup, the sister-in-law of John HALSTEAD.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 51 Spring Band, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as a widow, aged 72 born Bacup, the sister-in-law of John HALSTEAD.2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S7282] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3955 Folio:022 Page:06 (online image).
  2. [S7283] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3863 Folio:046 Page:17 (online image).

John William HALSTEAD

#1823, b. 1854, d. 10 December 1894
Last Edited=10 Jun 2016
Relationship
18th great-grandson of William de HALLSTEDES
Appears on charts
Chart 01:Descendants of William de HALLSTEDES
     John William HALSTEAD was born in 1854 at Bury, Lancashire.1,2 He was the son of John HALSTEAD and Ann FENTON. In the census of 7 April 1861 at Spring Cottage, Margret Street, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 7 born Bury, the son of John HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 2 April 1871 at 57 East Street, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Clerk in Water Company Office, aged 17 born Bury, the son of John HALSTEAD.4
John married Rachel OPENSHAW before 1881.
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 15 Brierley Street, Bury, Lancashire, John was listed as aged 27 born Bury, the Head of Household; a Water Rate Collector, living wth his wife Rachel.5
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 72 Home Street, Bury, Lancashire, John was listed as aged 37 born Bury, the Head of Household; a Cashier, living wth his wife Rachel, sons Ernest O and Frank, daughter Susan M.6
John died on 10 December 1894 at 72 Horne Street, Bury, Lancashire.7,8 His estate was probated on 12 February 1895 at Manchester, Lancashire. The estate was valued at £1,092 18s 0d.8

Children of John William HALSTEAD and Rachel OPENSHAW

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q2 1854 - Ref 8c 411 - Bury."
  2. [S24] Handdrawn Family Tree by Dorothy Halstead Thomas "Chart 17."
  3. [S7281] 1861 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:2846 Folio:019 Page:31 (online image).
  4. [S7282] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3955 Folio:022 Page:06 (online image).
  5. [S7286] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3863 Folio:070 Page:16 (online image).
  6. [S7287] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3137 Folio:097 Page:19 (online image).
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1894 - Ref 8c 339 - Bury Aged 40."
  8. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Rachel OPENSHAW

#1824, b. 1852, d. 1895
Last Edited=13 Sep 2013
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Rachel OPENSHAW was born in 1852 at Boston, Massachusetts.
Rachel married John William HALSTEAD, son of John HALSTEAD and Ann FENTON, before 1881.
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 15 Brierley Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 29 born United States, the wife of John William HALSTEAD (a Water Rate Collector, living wth his wife Rachel.)1
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 72 Home Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 39 born Boston, United States, the wife of John William HALSTEAD (a Cashier, living wth his wife Rachel, sons Ernest O and Frank, daughter Susan M.)2
Her husband, John, died on 10 December 1894 at 72 Horne Street, Bury, Lancashire.3,4
Rachel's death was registered in 1895 in the Bury registration district.5

Children of Rachel OPENSHAW and John William HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S7286] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3863 Folio:070 Page:16 (online image).
  2. [S7287] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3137 Folio:097 Page:19 (online image).
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1894 - Ref 8c 339 - Bury Aged 40."
  4. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1895 - Ref 8c 390 - Bury Aged 43."

Frances MEADOWCROFT

#1825, b. 1819, d. 9 March 1892
Last Edited=15 Jun 2016
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Frances MEADOWCROFT was born in 1819 at Bury, Lancashire. She was the daughter of Josiah MEADOWCROFT. In the census of 30 March 1851 at 13 Moor Side, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a House Servant, aged 33 born Bury, the daughter of Josiah MEADOWCROFT.1
Frances married George HALSTEAD, son of Richard HALSTEAD and Sarah (?), on 3 July 1851 at St Mary, Bury, Lancashire. She was of full age, a spinster residing in Bury. Her father was listed as Josiah MEADOWCROFT, a Shop Keeper. Married in the Parish Church, according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Edmund BINNS and R A CROMPTON.2,3
In the census of 7 April 1861 at 15 Woodfield Lane, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 42 born Bury, the wife of George HALSTEAD (an Iron Moulder, living with his wife Frances, sons Joseph, Josiah, Isaac and Richard, daughters Mary and Sarah.)4
Her husband, George, died in 1863 in the Bury registration district.5
In the census of 2 April 1871 at 18 Woodfield Terrace, Bury, Lancashire, Frances was listed as a widow, aged 53 born Bury, the Head of Household; Housekeeper, living with her sons Joseph, Josiah and Isaac, daughters Mary Maria and Sarah.6
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 8 Barcroft Street, Bury, Lancashire, Frances was listed as a widow, aged 62 born Bury, the Head of Household; a Housekeeper, living with her son Josiah, daughter Sarah.7
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 8 Barecroft Street, Bury, Lancashire, Frances was listed as a widow, aged 72 born Bury, the Head of Household; Living on Own Means, living with her daughter Sarah, brother Thomas MEADOWCROFT.8
Frances died on 9 March 1892 at 8 Barcroft Street, Bury, Lancashire.9,10 Her estate was given Letters of Administration on 21 May 1892 at Manchester, Lancashire. The estate was valued at £125 16s 6d.10

Children of Frances MEADOWCROFT and George HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S7292] 1851 Census for Bury, Lancashire:HO107 Piece:2215 Folio:063 Page:49 (online image).
  2. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  3. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1851 - Ref 21 213 - Bury."
  4. [S5943] 1861 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:2847 Folio:014 Page:22 (online image).
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1863 - Ref 8c 305 - Bury."
  6. [S5944] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3956 Folio:020 Page:34 (online image).
  7. [S7290] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3863 Folio:018 Page:29 (online image).
  8. [S7291] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3138 Folio:019 Page:32 (online image).
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1892 - Ref 8c 428 - Bury Aged 73."
  10. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Josiah HALSTEAD

#1826, b. 1854, d. 1930
Last Edited=2 Jan 2012
     Josiah HALSTEAD was born in 1854 at Bury, Lancashire.1 He was the son of George HALSTEAD and Frances MEADOWCROFT. In the census of 7 April 1861 at 15 Woodfield Lane, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 6 born Bury, the son of George HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at 18 Woodfield Terrace, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Mechanic, aged 16 born Bury, the son of Frances HALSTEAD.3
Josiah married Paulina JOWETT, daughter of Jonah JOWETT and Mary GRIFFIN, in 1879 at the Register Office, Bury, Lancashire.4 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 8 Barcroft Street, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as married, an Iron Turner, aged 26 born Bury, the son of Frances HALSTEAD.5 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 27 Kent Street, Thornton, Lancashire, he was listed as married, a Carriage Examiner, aged 35 born Bury, a Boarder of Arthur SMITH.6 Josiah HALSTEAD was granted Letters of Administration on the estate of Frances MEADOWCROFT on 21 May 1892 at Manchester, Lancashire; £125 16s 6d.7 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 14 Norseman Street, Pendleton, Lancashire, he was listed as married, a Dock Labourer, aged 46 born Bury, a Boarder of Fred TAYLOR.8 In the census of 2 April 1911 at 13 Scotland Road, Nelson, Lancashire, he was listed as married, a General Labourer, aged 56 born Bury, the brother-in-law of Albert Clarke SMITH.9
Josiah's death was registered in 1930 in the Burnley registration district.10

Child of Josiah HALSTEAD and Paulina JOWETT

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1854 - Ref 8c 360 - Bury."
  2. [S5943] 1861 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:2847 Folio:014 Page:22 (online image).
  3. [S5944] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3956 Folio:020 Page:34 (online image).
  4. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1879 - Ref 8c 576 - Bury."
  5. [S7290] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3863 Folio:018 Page:29 (online image).
  6. [S7299] 1891 Census for Thornton, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3456 Folio:009 Page:11 (online image).
  7. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  8. [S7298] 1901 Census for Pendleton, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3715 Folio:141 Page:43 (online image).
  9. [S1601] 1911 Census for Nelson, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:24884 Schedule:0267 (online image).
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1930 - Ref 8e 290 - Burnley Aged 76."

Sarah HALSTEAD

#1827, b. 1857, d. 1929
Last Edited=2 Jan 2012
     Sarah HALSTEAD was born in 1857 at Bury, Lancashire.1 She was the daughter of George HALSTEAD and Frances MEADOWCROFT. In the census of 7 April 1861 at 15 Woodfield Lane, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 4 born Bury, the daughter of George HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at 18 Woodfield Terrace, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as a Braid Blaster?, aged 14 born Bury, the daughter of Frances HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 8 Barcroft Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Weaver, aged 24 born Bury, the daughter of Frances HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 8 Barecroft Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Weaver, aged 34 born Bury, the daughter of Frances HALSTEAD.5
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 8 Barecroft Street, Bury, Lancashire, Sarah was listed as single, aged 43 born Bury, the Head of Household; a Cotton Weaver.6
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 80 Hornby Street, Bury, Lancashire, Sarah was listed as aged 54 born Bury, the Head of Household; single, a Weaver.7
Sarah's death was registered in 1929 in the Bury registration district.8

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1857 - Ref 8c 397 - Bury."
  2. [S5943] 1861 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:2847 Folio:014 Page:22 (online image).
  3. [S5944] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3956 Folio:020 Page:34 (online image).
  4. [S7290] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3863 Folio:018 Page:29 (online image).
  5. [S7291] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3138 Folio:019 Page:32 (online image).
  6. [S7293] 1901 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3638 Folio:006 Page:03 (online image).
  7. [S879] 1911 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23480 Schedule:0182 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1929 - Ref 8c 952 - Bury aged 72."

William HALSTEAD

#1828, b. 1838
Last Edited=2 Jan 2012
Relationship
Grandson of James HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 42:Descendants of James HALSTEAD (1788-1868)
     William HALSTEAD was born in 1838 at Habergham Eaves, Lancashire. He was the son of John HALSTEAD and Mary LAMBERT. In the census of 6 June 1841 at Habergham Eaves, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 3 born in county, the assumed son of John HALSTEAD.1 In the census of 30 March 1851 at 2 Shaws Court, Habergham Eaves, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 13 born Habergham Eaves, the son of John HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 7 April 1861 at 2 Windle Court, Habergham Eaves, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Mechanic, aged 23 born Burnley, the son of John HALSTEAD.3

Sources of Information:

  1. [S6478] 1841 Census for Habergham Eaves, Lancashire:HO107 Piece:0508 Book:07 Folio:25 (online image).
  2. [S6477] 1851 Census for Habergham Eaves, Lancashire:HO107 Piece:2252 Folio:224 Page:14 (online image).
  3. [S6479] 1861 Census for Habergham Eaves, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:3072 Folio:017 Page:28 (online image).

Elizabeth TIDD

#1829, b. 1840, d. 15 November 1910
Last Edited=23 Jan 2017
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Elizabeth TIDD was born in 1840 at Snaith, Yorkshire.
Elizabeth married William HALSTEAD, son of Henry HALSTEAD and Mary Ann WALKER, on 13 July 1863 at Holy Trinity, Wakefield, Yorkshire. She was aged 24, a spinster residing in Pledwick in Sandal. Her father was listed as William TIDD, a Miller. According to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church by Superintendent Registrar's Certificate. The marriage was witnessed by John HALSTEAD and John WORMALD?.1,2
In the census of 2 April 1871 at 1 Canning Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 31 born Snaith, Yorkshire, the wife of William HALSTEAD (a Sub-editor of Newspaper, living with his wife Elizabeth, daughters Elinor W, Frances E and Emily.)3
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 1 Canning Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 41 born Snaith, Yorkshire, the wife of William HALSTEAD (a Sub-editor of Newspaper, living with his wife Elizabeth, son William H, daughters Elinor, Frances and Emily.)4
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 122 Walmersley Road, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 51 born Snaith, Yorkshire, the wife of William HALSTEAD (a Newspaper Editor, living with his wife Elizabeth, sons William H and John A, daughters Elinor and Emily.)5
Her husband, William, died on 25 September 1899 at 122 Walmersley Road, Bury, Lancashire.6,7 Elizabeth HALSTEAD was the executor of William HALSTEAD's estate granted on 24 October 1899 at Manchester, Lancashire; £1,859 3s 0d.7
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 122 Walmersley Road, Bury, Lancashire, Elizabeth was listed as a widow, aged 61 born Snaith, Yorkshire, the Head of Household; Living on Own Means with her sons William H and John A, daughter Emily.8
Elizabeth died on 15 November 1910 at 483 Walmersley Road, Bury, Lancashire.9,7 Her estate was probated on 8 February 1911 at London. The estate was valued at £873 16s 0d.7

Children of Elizabeth TIDD and William HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1863 - Ref 9c 39 - Wakefield."
  3. [S6502] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3957 Folio:027 Page:12 (online image).
  4. [S6503] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3864 Folio:053 Page:41 (online image).
  5. [S6504] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3139 Folio:100 Page:09 (online image).
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1899 - Ref 8c 444 - Bury Aged 61."
  7. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  8. [S6505] 1901 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3639 Folio:127 Page:08 (online image).
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1910 - Ref 8c 307 - Bury aged 71."

Elinor Walker HALSTEAD

#1830, b. 1865, d. 3 September 1896
Last Edited=11 Jun 2016
     Elinor Walker HALSTEAD was born in 1865 at Wakefield, Yorkshire.1 She was the daughter of William HALSTEAD and Elizabeth TIDD. In the census of 2 April 1871 at 1 Canning Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 5 born Wakefield, Yorkshire, the daughter of William HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 1 Canning Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 15 born Wakefield, Yorkshire, the daughter of William HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 122 Walmersley Road, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 25 born Wakefield, Yorkshire, the daughter of William HALSTEAD.4
Elinor died on 3 September 1896 at 122 Walmersley Road, Bury, Lancashire.5,6 Her estate was given Letters of Administration on 23 December 1913 at London. The estate was valued at £296 3s 0d.6

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1865 - Ref 9c 42 - Wakefield."
  2. [S6502] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3957 Folio:027 Page:12 (online image).
  3. [S6503] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3864 Folio:053 Page:41 (online image).
  4. [S6504] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3139 Folio:100 Page:09 (online image).
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1896 - Ref 8c 342 - Bury Aged 31."
  6. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Frances Elizabeth HALSTEAD

#1831, b. 1867
Last Edited=12 Jan 2015
     Her married name was MCKENZIE.
Frances Elizabeth HALSTEAD was born in 1867 at Bury, Lancashire.1 She was the daughter of William HALSTEAD and Elizabeth TIDD. In the census of 2 April 1871 at 1 Canning Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 4 born Bury, the daughter of William HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 1 Canning Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 14 born Bury, the daughter of William HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 95 Bedford Road, Bootle, Lancashire, she was listed as single, an Elementary School Teacher, aged 22 born Bury, a Boarder of Annie WEBB.4
Frances married Alexander Ernest MCKENZIE on 27 December 1893 at Bethel Independent Congregational Church, Bury, Lancashire.5

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1867 - Ref 8c 446 - Bury."
  2. [S6502] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3957 Folio:027 Page:12 (online image).
  3. [S6503] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3864 Folio:053 Page:41 (online image).
  4. [S7239] 1891 Census for Bootle, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:2970 Folio:124 Page:39 (online image).
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1893 - Ref 8c 667 - Bury."

Emily HALSTEAD

#1832, b. 26 November 1868, d. 4 November 1950
Last Edited=24 Sep 2016
     Emily HALSTEAD was born on 26 November 1868 at Bury, Lancashire.1 She was the daughter of William HALSTEAD and Elizabeth TIDD. In the census of 2 April 1871 at 1 Canning Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 2 born Bury, the daughter of William HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 1 Canning Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 12 born Bury, the daughter of William HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 122 Walmersley Road, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, an Elementary School Teacher, aged 22 born Bury, the daughter of William HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 122 Walmersley Road, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Certified Teacher, aged 32 born Bury, the daughter of Elizabeth HALSTEAD.5 Emily HALSTEAD witnessed the marriage of William Henry HALSTEAD and Alice WOODS on 26 August 1901 at St Paul, Bury, Lancashire.6,7 Emily HALSTEAD was the executor of Elizabeth HALSTEAD's estate granted on 8 February 1911 at London; £873 16s 0d.8 In the census of 2 April 1911 at Grosvenor Place, 483 Walmersley Road, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, an Elementary School Teacher, aged 42 born Bury, the sister of John Arthur HALSTEAD.9 Emily HALSTEAD was granted Letters of Administration on the estate of Elinor Walker HALSTEAD on 23 December 1913 at London; £296 3s 0d.8 She was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at 22 Mayfield Road, Holcombe Brook, Bury, Lancashire. She was single, Retired Schooling Duties, born 26 November 1868.10
Emily died on 4 November 1950 at 20 Mayfield Road, Holcombe Brook, Bury, Lancashire, at the age of 81.11 Her estate was probated on 22 January 1951 at Manchester, Lancashire. The estate was valued at £3,333 17s 9d.8

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1869 - Ref 8c 465 - Bury."
  2. [S6502] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3957 Folio:027 Page:12 (online image).
  3. [S6503] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3864 Folio:053 Page:41 (online image).
  4. [S6504] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3139 Folio:100 Page:09 (online image).
  5. [S6505] 1901 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3639 Folio:127 Page:08 (online image).
  6. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  7. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1901 - Ref 8c 903 - Bury."
  8. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  9. [S866] 1911 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23473 Schedule:0362 (online image).
  10. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/4868e/008."
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1950 - Ref 10c 422 - Heywood aged 81."

William Henry HALSTEAD

#1833, b. 1877, d. 4 November 1930
Last Edited=10 Jun 2016
     William Henry HALSTEAD was born in 1877 at Bury, Lancashire.1 He was the son of William HALSTEAD and Elizabeth TIDD. In the census of 3 April 1881 at 1 Canning Street, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 3 born Bury, the son of William HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 122 Walmersley Road, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 4 born Bury, the son of William HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 122 Walmersley Road, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as single, an Ironmongers Assistant, aged 23 born Bury, the son of Elizabeth HALSTEAD.4
William married Alice WOODS on 26 August 1901 at St Paul, Bury, Lancashire. He was a Shop Assistant aged 25, a bachelor residing at 122 Walmersley Road. His father was listed as William HALSTEAD (deceased), a Journalist. Married in the Parish Church, according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, By Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Albert WOODS and Emilie HALSTEAD.5,6 William Henry HALSTEAD was the executor of Elizabeth HALSTEAD's estate granted on 8 February 1911 at London; £873 16s 0d.7
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 1 Carr Bank, Ramsbottom, Lancashire, William was listed as aged 33 born Bury, the Head of Household; an Ironmonger Dealer, living with his wife Alice (married 9 years - no children) and his mother-in-law Margaret WOODS (4 children - 3 living.)8
William died on 4 November 1930 at 1 Carr Bank, Ramsbottom, Lancashire.9,7 His estate was probated on 14 February 1931 at Manchester, Lancashire. The estate was valued at £820 4s 4d.7

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1877 - Ref 8c 616 - Bury."
  2. [S6503] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3864 Folio:053 Page:41 (online image).
  3. [S6504] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3139 Folio:100 Page:09 (online image).
  4. [S6505] 1901 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3639 Folio:127 Page:08 (online image).
  5. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1901 - Ref 8c 903 - Bury."
  7. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  8. [S855] 1911 Census for Ramsbottom, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23438 Schedule:0150 (online image).
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1930 - Ref 8c 483 - Bury aged 53."

Sarah ENTWISTLE

#1834, b. 1810
Last Edited=1 Jan 2012
     Her married name was ROBINSON.
Sarah ENTWISTLE was born in 1810 at Bolton, Lancashire. She was the daughter of John ENTWISTLE and Molly (?)
Sarah married James ROBINSON on 14 September 1834 at Bolton le Moors, Lancashire. : St Peter, Bolton le Moors, LAN.
In the census of 30 March 1851 at 9 St Ignasius Square, Preston, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 40 born Bolton, the wife of James ROBINSON (an Iron Founder, living with his wife Sarah, sons Henry, William, James and John C, daughters Nancy and Elizabeth.)1
Her husband, James, died before 1881.
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 10 Eldon Street, Bury, Lancashire, Sarah was listed as a widow, aged 71 born Bolton, the Head of Household; Income from Dividends, living with her niece Sarah HALSTEAD.2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S7267] 1851 Census for Preston, Lancashire:HO107 Piece:2266 Folio:380 Page:09 (online image).
  2. [S7268] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3864 Folio:091 Page:12 (online image).

Sarah HALSTEAD

#1835, b. 1839
Last Edited=18 May 2013
     Her married name was HARDING.1
Sarah HALSTEAD was born in 1839 at Bury, Lancashire.2 She was the daughter of Joseph HALSTEAD and Mary ENTWISTLE. In the census of 30 March 1851 at Georgiana Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 11 born Bury, the daughter of Joseph HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 7 April 1861 at 20 St Marys Place, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, aged 21 born Bury, the daughter of Joseph HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 2 April 1871 at 117 Larkhill Terrace, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, aged 31 born Bury, the daughter of Mary HALSTEAD.5 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 10 Eldon Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, Income from Property, aged 41 born Bury, the niece of Sarah ROBINSON.6
Sarah married Frederick James HARDING in 1884 at the Register Office, Bury, Lancashire.1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1884 - Ref 8c 680 - Bury."
  2. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1839 - Ref 21 243 - Bury."
  3. [S7266] 1851 Census for Bury, Lancashire:HO107 Piece:2214 Folio:239 Page:30 (online image).
  4. [S7269] 1861 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:2844 Folio:068 Page:12 (online image).
  5. [S7270] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3957 Folio:033 Page:24 (online image).
  6. [S7268] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3864 Folio:091 Page:12 (online image).

Mary GRIFFIN

#1836, b. 1837
Last Edited=2 Jan 2012
     Her married name was JOWETT.
Mary GRIFFIN was born in 1837 at Belper, Derbyshire. She was the daughter of Edward GRIFFIN and Mary Ann (?)
Mary married Jonah JOWETT in 1855 in the Belper registration district.1
In the census of 2 April 1871 at 30 Bridge Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 34 born Belper, Derbyshire, the wife of Jonah JOWETT (a Cotton Grinder, living with his wife Mary, son John, daughter Paulina, brither-in-law Edward GRIFFIN, mother-in-law Mary A GRIFFIN.)2
Her husband, Jonah, died in 1874 in the Bury registration district.3
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 90 Brook Street, Bury, Lancashire, Mary was listed as a widow, aged 44 born Derbyshire, the Head of Household; House Duties, living with her son John JOWITT, daughter Paulina HALSTEAD, daughter-in-law Hannah JOWITT, granddaughter Clara HALSTEAD, brother Edward GRIFFIN, niece Hannah PARKIN.4
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 70 Brook Street, Bury, Lancashire, Mary was listed as a widow, aged 53 born Belper, Derbyshire, the Head of Household; Nurse, living with her daughter Paulina HALSTEAD, granddaughter Clara HALSTEAD.5
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 70 Brook Street, Bury, Lancashire, Mary was listed as a widow, aged 64 born Belper, Derbyshire, the Head of Household; living with her daughter Paulina HALSTEAD, granddaughter Clara HALSTEAD.6 In the census of 2 April 1911 at 25 Mostyn Road, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as a widow, aged 74 born Belper, Derbyshire, the grandmother in law of Fred WHITTAKER.7

Children of Mary GRIFFIN and Jonah JOWETT

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1855 - Ref 7b 643 - Belper."
  2. [S7295] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3958 Folio:056 Page:38 (online image).
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1874 - Ref 8c 364 - Bury Aged 41."
  4. [S7294] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3865 Folio:106 Page:25 (online image).
  5. [S7296] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3140 Folio:013 Page:19 (online image).
  6. [S7297] 1901 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3639 Folio:110 Page:17 (online image).
  7. [S877] 1911 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23474 Schedule:0418 (online image).

Paulina JOWETT

#1837, b. 16 August 1855, d. 7 November 1940
Last Edited=13 Sep 2016
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Paulina JOWETT was born on 16 August 1855 at Belper, Derbyshire.1 She was the daughter of Jonah JOWETT and Mary GRIFFIN. In the census of 2 April 1871 at 30 Bridge Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Weaver, aged 15 born Belper, Derbyshire, the daughter of Jonah JOWETT.2
Paulina married Josiah HALSTEAD, son of George HALSTEAD and Frances MEADOWCROFT, in 1879 at the Register Office, Bury, Lancashire.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 90 Brook Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as married, a Cotton Weaver, aged 25 born Derbyshire, the daughter of Mary GRIFFIN.4 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 70 Brook Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as married, a Fustian Weaver, aged 35 born Belper, Derbyshire, the daughter of Mary JOWETT.5 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 70 Brook Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as married, a Fustian Weaver, aged 45 born Belper, Derbyshire, the daughter of Mary JOWETT.6 In the census of 2 April 1911 at 25 Mostyn Road, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as married a Fustian Weaver, aged 55 born Belper, Derbyshire, the mother-in-law of Fred WHITTAKER.7
Her husband, Josiah, died in 1930 in the Burnley registration district.8 She was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at 25 Mostyn Avenue, Bury, Lancashire. She was a widow, born 16 August 1855.9
Paulina died on 7 November 1940 at 25 Mostyn Avenue, Bury, Lancashire, at the age of 85.10,11 Her estate was probated on 15 January 1941 at Manchester, Lancashire. The estate was valued at £522 8s 8d.11

Child of Paulina JOWETT and Josiah HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1855 - Ref 7b 387 - Belper."
  2. [S7295] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3958 Folio:056 Page:38 (online image).
  3. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1879 - Ref 8c 576 - Bury."
  4. [S7294] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3865 Folio:106 Page:25 (online image).
  5. [S7296] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3140 Folio:013 Page:19 (online image).
  6. [S7297] 1901 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3639 Folio:110 Page:17 (online image).
  7. [S877] 1911 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23474 Schedule:0418 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1930 - Ref 8e 290 - Burnley Aged 76."
  9. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/7709c/010."
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1940 - Ref 8c 810 - Bury Aged 85."
  11. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

John JOWETT

#1838, b. 1858
Last Edited=2 Jan 2012
     John JOWETT was born in 1858 at Belper, Derbyshire. He was the son of Jonah JOWETT and Mary GRIFFIN. In the census of 2 April 1871 at 30 Bridge Street, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as a Cotton Piecer, aged 13 born Belper, Derbyshire, the son of Jonah JOWETT.1
John married Hannah SHEPHERD in 1880 at St Paul, Bury, Lancashire.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 90 Brook Street, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as married, a Cotton Weaver, aged 23 born Derbyshire, the son of Mary GRIFFIN.3

Sources of Information:

  1. [S7295] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3958 Folio:056 Page:38 (online image).
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1880 - Ref 8c 531 - Bury."
  3. [S7294] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3865 Folio:106 Page:25 (online image).

Hannah SHEPHERD

#1839, b. 1859
Last Edited=2 Jan 2012
     Her married name was JOWETT.
Hannah SHEPHERD was born in 1859 at Bury, Lancashire.
Hannah married John JOWETT, son of Jonah JOWETT and Mary GRIFFIN, in 1880 at St Paul, Bury, Lancashire.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 90 Brook Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as married, a Woollen Feeder, aged 22 born Bury, the daughter-in-law of Mary GRIFFIN.2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1880 - Ref 8c 531 - Bury."
  2. [S7294] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3865 Folio:106 Page:25 (online image).

Clara HALSTEAD

#1840, b. 1879
Last Edited=2 Jan 2012
     Her married name was WHITTAKER.1
Clara HALSTEAD was born in 1879 at Bury, Lancashire.2 She was the daughter of Josiah HALSTEAD and Paulina JOWETT. In the census of 3 April 1881 at 90 Brook Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 1 born Bury, the granddaughter of Mary GRIFFIN.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 70 Brook Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 11 born Bury, the granddaughter of Mary JOWETT.4 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 70 Brook Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Velvet Weaver, aged 21 born Bury, the granddaughter of Mary JOWETT.5
Clara married Fred WHITTAKER in 1902 in the Bury registration district.1
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 25 Mostyn Road, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 31 born Bury, the wife of Fred WHITTAKER (a Telephone Electircian, living with his wife Clara (married 8 years - no children), mother-in-law Pauline HALSTEAD and grandmother-in-law Mary JOWITT.)6

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1902 - Ref 8c 1001 - Bury."
  2. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q4 1879 - Ref 8c 510 - Bury."
  3. [S7294] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3865 Folio:106 Page:25 (online image).
  4. [S7296] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3140 Folio:013 Page:19 (online image).
  5. [S7297] 1901 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3639 Folio:110 Page:17 (online image).
  6. [S877] 1911 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23474 Schedule:0418 (online image).

Edward GRIFFIN

#1841, b. 1845
Last Edited=2 Jan 2012
     Edward GRIFFIN was born in 1845 at Belper, Derbyshire. He was the son of Edward GRIFFIN and Mary Ann (?) In the census of 2 April 1871 at 30 Bridge Street, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Fishmonger, aged 26 born Belper, Derbyshire, the brother of Jonah JOWETT.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 90 Brook Street, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Fishmonger, aged 36 born Derbyshire, the brother of Mary GRIFFIN.2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S7295] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3958 Folio:056 Page:38 (online image).
  2. [S7294] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3865 Folio:106 Page:25 (online image).

Ann TATTERSALL

#1842, b. 1823
Last Edited=2 Jan 2012
     Her married name was WHITTAM.
Ann TATTERSALL was born in 1823 at Burnley, Lancashire.
Ann married James WHITTAM in 1844 at St Paul, Bury, Lancashire.1
In the census of 7 April 1861 at Swan Inn, 25 Water Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 36 born Burnley, the wife of James WHITTAM (a Licenced Victualler, living with his wife Ann, sons William and Thomas, daughters Eliza and Mary A.)2
In the census of 2 April 1871 at 79 Edward Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 47 born Bury, the wife of James WHITTAM (a Former Engineer & Pattern Maker, living with his wife Ann, sons Thomas, John and James, daughters Eliza and Mary A.)3
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 70 Myrtle Street, Bury, Lancashire, Ann was listed as a widow, aged 58 born Burnley, the Head of Household; a Laundress, living with her sons John and James, daughters Eliza and Mary A, grandson James A HALSTEAD.4
In the census of 5 April 1891 Ann was listed as a widow, aged 67 born Burnley, the Head of Household; a Laundress, living with her sons John and James, daughter Eliza, grandson James Arthur WHITTAM.5

Children of Ann TATTERSALL and James WHITTAM

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1944 - Ref 21 207 - Bury."
  2. [S7302] 1861 Census for Preston, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:3136 Folio:029 Page:52 (online image).
  3. [S7301] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3954 Folio:134 Page:19 (online image).
  4. [S7300] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3865 Folio:145 Page:47 (online image).
  5. [S7303] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3136 Folio:029 Page:52 (online image).

Eliza WHITTAM

#1843, b. 1856
Last Edited=2 Jan 2012
     Eliza WHITTAM was born in 1856 at Bury, Lancashire. She was the daughter of James WHITTAM and Ann TATTERSALL. In the census of 7 April 1861 at Swan Inn, 25 Water Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 5 born Bury, the daughter of James WHITTAM.1 In the census of 2 April 1871 at 79 Edward Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Weaver, aged 15 born Bury, the daughter of James WHITTAM.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 70 Myrtle Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Weaver, aged 25 born Bury, the daughter of Ann WHITTAM.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 she was listed as single, a Cotton Loom Weaver, aged 33 born Bury, the daughter of Ann WHITTAM.4

Child of Eliza WHITTAM

Sources of Information:

  1. [S7302] 1861 Census for Preston, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:3136 Folio:029 Page:52 (online image).
  2. [S7301] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3954 Folio:134 Page:19 (online image).
  3. [S7300] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3865 Folio:145 Page:47 (online image).
  4. [S7303] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3136 Folio:029 Page:52 (online image).

Mary A WHITTAM

#1844, b. 1861
Last Edited=4 May 2016
     Mary A WHITTAM was born in 1861 at 42 Windham Street, Bury, Lancashire. She was the daughter of James WHITTAM and Ann TATTERSALL. In the census of 7 April 1861 at Swan Inn, 25 Water Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 11 months born Bury, the daughter of James WHITTAM.1 In the census of 2 April 1871 at 79 Edward Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 9 born Bury, the daughter of James WHITTAM.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 70 Myrtle Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Hat Machine Hand, aged 20 born Bury, the daughter of Ann WHITTAM.3

Sources of Information:

  1. [S7302] 1861 Census for Preston, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:3136 Folio:029 Page:52 (online image).
  2. [S7301] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3954 Folio:134 Page:19 (online image).
  3. [S7300] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3865 Folio:145 Page:47 (online image).

John WHITTAM

#1845, b. 1864
Last Edited=2 Jan 2012
     John WHITTAM was born in 1864 at Bury, Lancashire. He was the son of James WHITTAM and Ann TATTERSALL. In the census of 2 April 1871 at 79 Edward Street, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 6 born Bury, the son of James WHITTAM.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 70 Myrtle Street, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Woollen Feeder, aged 17 born Bury, the son of Ann WHITTAM.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 he was listed as single, a Public House Waiter, aged 27 born Bury, the son of Ann WHITTAM.3

Sources of Information:

  1. [S7301] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3954 Folio:134 Page:19 (online image).
  2. [S7300] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3865 Folio:145 Page:47 (online image).
  3. [S7303] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3136 Folio:029 Page:52 (online image).

James WHITTAM

#1846, b. 1866
Last Edited=2 Jan 2012
     James WHITTAM was born in 1866 at Bury, Lancashire. He was the son of James WHITTAM and Ann TATTERSALL. In the census of 2 April 1871 at 79 Edward Street, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 4 born Bury, the son of James WHITTAM.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 70 Myrtle Street, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as single, an Iron Moulder, aged 15 born Bury, the son of Ann WHITTAM.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 he was listed as single, an Iron Moulder, aged 25 born Bury, the son of Ann WHITTAM.3

Sources of Information:

  1. [S7301] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3954 Folio:134 Page:19 (online image).
  2. [S7300] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3865 Folio:145 Page:47 (online image).
  3. [S7303] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3136 Folio:029 Page:52 (online image).

James Arthur WHITTAM

#1847, b. 21 October 1877
Last Edited=4 May 2016
     James Arthur was also known as James A HALSTEAD.

Research Note: He only appears on the 1881 census as James HALSTEAD. On can only assume that the father was a HALSTEAD but exactly who is not known.
James Arthur WHITTAM was born on 21 October 1877 at Bury, Lancashire. father not listed - mother Eliza WHITTAM, a Cotton Weaver - registered on 1 December 1877 by Emily WHITTAM, mother.1 He was the son of Eliza WHITTAM. In the census of 3 April 1881 at 70 Myrtle Street, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 3 born Bury, the grandson of Ann WHITTAM.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 he was listed as a Newsboy, aged 13 born Bury, the grandson of Ann WHITTAM.3

Sources of Information:

  1. [S4] Original birth certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S7300] 1881 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3865 Folio:145 Page:47 (online image).
  3. [S7303] 1891 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3136 Folio:029 Page:52 (online image).

John HALSTEAD

#1848, b. 1842, d. 1915
Last Edited=29 Dec 2016
     John HALSTEAD was born in 1842 at Newchurch, Lancashire.1 He was the son of Richard HALSTEAD and Mary HITCHON. In the census of 30 March 1851 at Tunstead, Newchurch, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 8 born Newchurch, the son of Richard HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 7 April 1861 at New Gate Booth, Newchurch, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Cotton Weaver, aged 19 born Newchurch, the son of Richard HALSTEAD.3
John married Betsy NUNWICK on 6 June 1867 at Castlecroft Independent (Congregational) Church, Bury, Lancashire.4
In the census of 2 April 1871 at 13 Hill Street, Bury, Lancashire, John was listed as aged 29 born Rosendale, the Head of Household; a Railway Guard, living with his wife Betsy.5
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 21 Belbeck Street, Elton, Lancashire, John was listed as aged 38 born Newchurch, the Head of Household; a Railway Pointsman, living with his wife Betsy, son Richard and daughters Ada, Polly and Sarah J.6
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 21 Belbeck Street, Elton, Lancashire, John was listed as aged 49 born Newchurch, the Head of Household; a Railway Pointsman, living with his wife Betsy, son Richard and daughters Polly and Sarah J.7
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 262 Bolton Road, Bury, Lancashire, John was listed as aged 59 born Newchurch, the Head of Household; a Railway Signalman, living with his wife Betsy and daughter Sarah J.8
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 276 Bolton Road, Bury, Lancashire, John was listed as aged 69 born Newchurch, the Head of Household; a Railway Signalman, living with his wife Betsy, daughter Sarah Jane (married 44 years - 7 children - 4 living.)9
John's death was registered in 1915 in the Bury registration district.10

Children of John HALSTEAD and Betsy NUNWICK

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1842 - Ref 21 471 - Haslingden."
  2. [S1910] 1851 Census for Newchurch, Lancashire:HO107 Piece:2248 Folio:162 Page:04 (online image).
  3. [S1911] 1861 Census for Newchurch, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:3054 Folio:105 Page:14 (online image).
  4. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1867 - Ref 8c 569 - Bury."
  5. [S1918] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3953 Folio:034 Page:15 (online image).
  6. [S1917] 1881 Census for Elton, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3867 Folio:062 Page:44 (online image).
  7. [S1919] 1891 Census for Elton, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3141 Folio:051 Page:47 (online image).
  8. [S1920] 1901 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3636 Folio:068 Page:32 (online image).
  9. [S53] 1911 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23461 Schedule:0266 (online image).
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1915 - Ref 8c 658 - Bury aged 73."

Betsy NUNWICK

#1849, b. 1848, d. 1916
Last Edited=29 Dec 2016
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Betsy NUNWICK was born in 1848 at Elton, Lancashire.1
Betsy married John HALSTEAD, son of Richard HALSTEAD and Mary HITCHON, on 6 June 1867 at Castlecroft Independent (Congregational) Church, Bury, Lancashire.2
In the census of 2 April 1871 at 13 Hill Street, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 24 born Elton, the wife of John HALSTEAD (a Railway Guard, living with his wife Betsy.)3
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 21 Belbeck Street, Elton, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 33 born Elton, the wife of John HALSTEAD (a Railway Pointsman, living with his wife Betsy, son Richard and daughters Ada, Polly and Sarah J.)4
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 21 Belbeck Street, Elton, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 44 born Elton, the wife of John HALSTEAD (a Railway Pointsman, living with his wife Betsy, son Richard and daughters Polly and Sarah J.)5
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 262 Bolton Road, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 55 born Bury, the wife of John HALSTEAD (a Railway Signalman, living with his wife Betsy and daughter Sarah J.)6
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 276 Bolton Road, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 63 born Bury, the wife of John HALSTEAD (a Railway Signalman, living with his wife Betsy, daughter Sarah Jane (married 44 years - 7 children - 4 living.)7)
Her husband, John, died in 1915 in the Bury registration district.8
Betsy's death was registered in 1916 in the Bury registration district.9

Children of Betsy NUNWICK and John HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S53] 1911 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23461 Schedule:0266 (online image) "RG14PN23461 RG78PN1368 RD462 SD2 ED3 SN266."
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1867 - Ref 8c 569 - Bury."
  3. [S1918] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3953 Folio:034 Page:15 (online image).
  4. [S1917] 1881 Census for Elton, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3867 Folio:062 Page:44 (online image).
  5. [S1919] 1891 Census for Elton, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3141 Folio:051 Page:47 (online image).
  6. [S1920] 1901 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3636 Folio:068 Page:32 (online image).
  7. [S53] 1911 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23461 Schedule:0266 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1915 - Ref 8c 658 - Bury aged 73."
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1916 - Ref 8c 532 - Bury aged 69."

Richard HALSTEAD

#1850, b. 9 September 1872, d. 28 February 1944
Last Edited=13 Sep 2016
     Richard HALSTEAD was born on 9 September 1872 at Bury, Lancashire.1 He was the son of John HALSTEAD and Betsy NUNWICK. In the census of 3 April 1881 at 21 Belbeck Street, Elton, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 8 born Bury, the son of John HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 21 Belbeck Street, Elton, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Cotton Warehouseman, aged 18 born Elton, the son of John HALSTEAD.3
Richard married Mary Elizabeth Ellen ASQUITH, daughter of John ASQUITH and Betty GRIME, in 1896 at St Stephen, Elton, Lancashire.4 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 278 Bolton Road, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as a Cotton Warehouseman, aged 28 born Bury, the son-in-law of John ASQUITH.5
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 278 Bolton Road, Bury, Lancashire, Richard was listed as aged 38 born Bury, the Head of Household; a Motorman, living with his wife Mary E E, son John A and father-in-law John ASQUITH (married 14 years - 1 child - 1 living.)6 He was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at 278 Bolton Road, Bury, Lancashire. He was married, a Retired Transport Labourer, born 9 September 1875.7
His wife, Mary, died on 10 March 1941 at 278 Bolton Road, Bury, Lancashire, at the age of 67.8,9 Richard HALSTEAD was granted Letters of Administration on the estate of Mary Elizabeth Ellen HALSTEAD on 19 April 1941 at Manchester, Lancashire; £2,660 18s 10d.9
Richard died on 28 February 1944 at 278 Bolton Road, Bury, Lancashire, at the age of 71.10,9 His estate was given Letters of Administration on 28 July 1944 at Manchester, Lancashire. The estate was valued at £1,796 6s 6d.9

Child of Richard HALSTEAD and Mary Elizabeth Ellen ASQUITH

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1872 - Ref 8c 432 - Bury."
  2. [S1917] 1881 Census for Elton, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3867 Folio:062 Page:44 (online image).
  3. [S1919] 1891 Census for Elton, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3141 Folio:051 Page:47 (online image).
  4. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1896 - Ref 8c 729 - Bury."
  5. [S1921] 1901 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3636 Folio:069 Page:33 (online image).
  6. [S875] 1911 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23461 Schedule:0267 (online image).
  7. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/4315j/009."
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1941 - Ref 8c 972 - Bury aged 67."
  9. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1944 - Ref 8c 540 - Bury aged 71."

Ada HALSTEAD

#1851, b. 1874, d. 1882
Last Edited=2 Jan 2012
     Ada HALSTEAD was born in 1874 at Elton, Lancashire.1 She was the daughter of John HALSTEAD and Betsy NUNWICK. In the census of 3 April 1881 at 21 Belbeck Street, Elton, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 6 born Elton, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.2
Ada's death was registered in 1882 in the Bury registration district.3

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1874 - Ref 8c 534 - Bury."
  2. [S1917] 1881 Census for Elton, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3867 Folio:062 Page:44 (online image).
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1882 - Ref 8c 356 - Bury Age 7."

Polly HALSTEAD

#1852, b. 10 March 1877
Last Edited=29 Dec 2016
     Her married name was PYE.1
Polly HALSTEAD was born on 10 March 1877 at Elton, Lancashire. She was the daughter of John HALSTEAD and Betsy NUNWICK. In the census of 3 April 1881 at 21 Belbeck Street, Elton, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 4 born Elton, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 21 Belbeck Street, Elton, Lancashire, she was listed as a Cotton Weaver, aged 14 born Elton, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.3
Polly married William PYE in 1899 in the Bury registration district.1
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 280 Bolton Road, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 24 born Bury, the wife of William PYE (a Cotton Warehouseman, living with his wife Polly.)4 She was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at 1 Lowercroft Road, Radcliffe, Lancashire. She was married, born 10 March 1877.5 Polly PYE was granted Letters of Administration on the estate of Richard HALSTEAD on 28 July 1944 at Manchester, Lancashire; £1,796 6s 6d.6

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1899 - Ref 8e 899 - Bury."
  2. [S1917] 1881 Census for Elton, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3867 Folio:062 Page:44 (online image).
  3. [S1919] 1891 Census for Elton, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3141 Folio:051 Page:47 (online image).
  4. [S1921] 1901 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3636 Folio:069 Page:33 (online image).
  5. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/4864d/013."
  6. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Sarah Jane HALSTEAD

#1853, b. 1879
Last Edited=2 Jun 2012
     Sarah Jane HALSTEAD was born in 1879 at Elton, Lancashire.1 She was the daughter of John HALSTEAD and Betsy NUNWICK. In the census of 3 April 1881 at 21 Belbeck Street, Elton, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 1 born Elton, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 21 Belbeck Street, Elton, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 11 born Elton, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 262 Bolton Road, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Weaver, aged 21 born Bury, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 2 April 1911 at 276 Bolton Road, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 31 born Bury, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.5

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q2 1879 - Ref 8c 571 - Bury."
  2. [S1917] 1881 Census for Elton, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3867 Folio:062 Page:44 (online image).
  3. [S1919] 1891 Census for Elton, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3141 Folio:051 Page:47 (online image).
  4. [S1920] 1901 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3636 Folio:068 Page:32 (online image).
  5. [S53] 1911 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23461 Schedule:0266 (online image).

James HALSTED

#1854, b. 1841, d. 1896
Last Edited=13 Sep 2013
     James HALSTED was born in 1841 at Radcliffe, Lancashire.1 He was the son of William HALSTED and Betty SANDIFORD. In the census of 6 June 1841 at Little Ireland, Pilkington, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 10 weeks born in county, the assumed son of William HALSTED.2 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Head Oth Lane, Little Lever, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 10 born Pilkington, the son of William HALSTED.3 In the census of 7 April 1861 at Thomas Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Carter, aged 21 born Pilkington, the son of William HALSTED.4
James married Maria KNOTT, daughter of William KNOTT and Sarah WOOD, on 23 October 1861 at All Saints, Strand, Lancashire.5
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Stand Lane, Pilkington, Lancashire, James was listed as aged 30 born Pilkington, the Head of Household; a Carter, living with his wife Maria, sons Wm, Saml and Charles, daughter Sarah A.6
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 42 Wellington Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, James was listed as aged 40 born Radcliffe, the Head of Household; a Carter, living with his wife Maria, sons William, Samuel, Charles and John, daughters Sarah Ann, Emily and Eliza.7
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 42 Wellington Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, James was listed as aged 50 born Radcliffe, the Head of Household; a Carter, living with his wife Maria, sons William, Samuel, Charley and John, daughters Emily and Eliza HALSTEAD, Sarah A DOWNS, grandson William DOWNS, granddaughter Nellei DOWNS.8
James's death was registered in 1896 in the Bury registration district.9

Children of James HALSTED and Maria KNOTT

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1841 - Ref 21 278 - Bury."
  2. [S5745] 1841 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:HO107 Piece:0548 Book:02 Folio:05 (online image).
  3. [S5744] 1851 Census for Little Leaver, Lancashire:HO107 Piece:2211 Folio:625 Page:43 (online image).
  4. [S5742] 1861 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:2854 Folio:112 Page:32 (online image).
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1861 - Ref 8c 515 - Bury."
  6. [S7304] 1871 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3964 Folio:109 Page:25 (online image).
  7. [S7305] 1881 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3871 Folio:028 Page:49 (online image).
  8. [S7306] 1891 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3144 Folio:171 Page:43 (online image).
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1896 - Ref 8c 371 - Bury Aged 55."

Maria KNOTT

#1855, b. 1841, d. 1910
Last Edited=13 Sep 2013
     Her married name was HALSTED.1
Maria KNOTT was born in 1841 at Rainsough, Lancashire. She was the daughter of William KNOTT and Sarah WOOD.
Maria married James HALSTED, son of William HALSTED and Betty SANDIFORD, on 23 October 1861 at All Saints, Strand, Lancashire.1
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Stand Lane, Pilkington, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 30 born Prsetwich, the wife of James HALSTED (a Carter, living with his wife Maria, sons Wm, Saml and Charles, daughter Sarah A.)2
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 42 Wellington Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, she was listed as a Cotton Weaver, aged 40 born Ransough, the wife of James HALSTED (a Carter, living with his wife Maria, sons William, Samuel, Charles and John, daughters Sarah Ann, Emily and Eliza.)3
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 42 Wellington Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 50 born Rainscough, the wife of James HALSTED (a Carter, living with his wife Maria, sons William, Samuel, Charley and John, daughters Emily and Eliza HALSTEAD, Sarah A DOWNS, grandson William DOWNS, granddaughter Nellei DOWNS.)4
Her husband, James, died in 1896 in the Bury registration district.5
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 36 Coomassie Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, Maria was listed as a widow, aged 60 born Radcliffe, the Head of Household; living with her son John, daughter Eliza, niece Ellen HALSTEAD.6
Maria's death was registered in 1910 in the Bury registration district.7

Children of Maria KNOTT and James HALSTED

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1861 - Ref 8c 515 - Bury."
  2. [S7304] 1871 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3964 Folio:109 Page:25 (online image).
  3. [S7305] 1881 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3871 Folio:028 Page:49 (online image).
  4. [S7306] 1891 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3144 Folio:171 Page:43 (online image).
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1896 - Ref 8c 371 - Bury Aged 55."
  6. [S7310] 1901 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3647 Folio:069 Page:35 (online image).
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1910 - Ref 8c 342 - Bury aged 70."

William HALSTED

#1856, b. 1862, d. 1930
Last Edited=5 Apr 2016
     William HALSTED was born in 1862 at Radcliffe, Lancashire. He was the son of James HALSTED and Maria KNOTT. In the census of 2 April 1871 at Stand Lane, Pilkington, Lancashire, he was listed as single, aged 9 born Radcliffe, the son of James HALSTED.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 42 Wellington Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Carter, aged 19 born Radcliffe, the son of James HALSTED.2 William HALSTED witnessed the marriage of Samuel HALSTED and Mary Ann WOOD on 30 April 1887 at St Mary, Radcliffe, Lancashire.3,4 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 42 Wellington Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Carter, aged 29 born Radcliffe, the son of James HALSTED.5
William married Rachael BLAKELEY on 1 September 1891 at St John the Evangelist, Radcliffe, Lancashire. He was a Carter aged 29, a bachelor residing in Pilkington. His father was listed as James HALSTEAD, a Carter. Married in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Samuel HALSTEAD and Sarah TAYLOR.3,6
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 32 Dale Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, William was listed as aged 39 born Radcliffe, the Head of Household; a Carter for Chemical Works, living with his wife Rachel.7
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 32 Dale Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, William was listed as aged 50 born Radcliffe, the Head of Household; a Carter, living with his wife Rachel (married 20 yers - no children.)8
William's death was registered in 1930 in the Bury registration district.9

Sources of Information:

  1. [S7304] 1871 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3964 Folio:109 Page:25 (online image).
  2. [S7305] 1881 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3871 Folio:028 Page:49 (online image).
  3. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  4. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1887 - Ref 8c 663 - Bury."
  5. [S7306] 1891 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3144 Folio:171 Page:43 (online image).
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1891 - Ref 8c 783 - Bury."
  7. [S7307] 1901 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3647 Folio:021 Page:34 (online image).
  8. [S878] 1911 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23530 Schedule:0243 (online image).
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1930 - Ref 8c 541 - Bury aged 68."

Samuel HALSTED

#1857, b. 18 June 1864, d. 1955
Last Edited=23 Sep 2016
     Samuel HALSTED was born on 18 June 1864 at Radcliffe, Lancashire.1 He was the son of James HALSTED and Maria KNOTT. In the census of 2 April 1871 at Stand Lane, Pilkington, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 7 born Radcliffe, the son of James HALSTED.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 42 Wellington Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Chemist, aged 17 born Radcliffe, the son of James HALSTED.3
Samuel married Mary Ann WOOD on 30 April 1887 at St Mary, Radcliffe, Lancashire. He was a Carter aged 23, a bachelor residing in Radcliffe. His father was listed as James HALSTEAD, a Carter. Married in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by William HALSTEAD and Betsy Alice WOOD.4,5 Samuel HALSTED witnessed the marriage of Joseph DOWNES and Sarah Ann HALSTED on 4 June 1887 at St Mary, Radcliffe, Lancashire.4,6
His wife, Mary, died in 1888 in the Bury registration district.7 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 42 Wellington Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Carter, aged 27 born Radcliffe, the son of James HALSTED.8 Samuel HALSTED witnessed the marriage of William HALSTED and Rachael BLAKELEY on 1 September 1891 at St John the Evangelist, Radcliffe, Lancashire.4,9
Samuel married Esther JONES on 18 February 1893 at St Thomas, Radcliffe, Lancashire. He was a Carter aged 29, a widower residing in Pilkington. His father was listed as James HALSTEAD, a Carter. Married in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by William WHITEHEAD and Emily HALSTEAD.10,4
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 42 Coomassie Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, Samuel was listed as aged 37 born Radcliffe, the Head of Household; a Carter, living with his wife Esther, daughter Mary A, stepson Edward JONES.11
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 18 Ainsworth Road, Radcliffe, Lancashire, Samuel was listed as aged 48 born Doncaster, Yorkshire, the Head of Household; a Carter, living with his wife Esther, daughter Mary Ann and stepson Edward Powis JONES (married 17 years - 1 child - 1 living.)12 He appeared on the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 in the household of John HOLT and Mary Ann HOLT at 4 Rupert Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire. He was married, a Retired Transport Assistant, born 18 June 1864.13
His wife, Esther, died in 1942 in the Heywood registration district.14
Samuel's death was registered in 1955 in the Heywood registration district.15

Child of Samuel HALSTED and Esther WHITEHEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1864 - Ref 8c 434 - Bury."
  2. [S7304] 1871 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3964 Folio:109 Page:25 (online image).
  3. [S7305] 1881 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3871 Folio:028 Page:49 (online image).
  4. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1887 - Ref 8c 663 - Bury."
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1887 - Ref 8c 664 - Bury."
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1888 - Ref 8c 383 - Bury aged 22."
  8. [S7306] 1891 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3144 Folio:171 Page:43 (online image).
  9. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1891 - Ref 8c 783 - Bury."
  10. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1893 - Ref 8d 621 - Bury."
  11. [S7308] 1901 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3647 Folio:068 Page:34 (online image).
  12. [S869] 1911 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23540 Schedule:0047 (online image).
  13. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/4865g/007."
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1942 - Ref 8c 518 - Heywood aged 78."
  15. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1955 - Ref 10c 321 - Heywood aged 91."

Sarah Ann HALSTED

#1858, b. 1866
Last Edited=5 Apr 2016
     Her married name was DOWNES.
Sarah Ann HALSTED was born in 1866 at Doncaster, Yorkshire.1 She was the daughter of James HALSTED and Maria KNOTT. Sarah Ann HALSTED was baptised on 2 September 1866 at Christ Church, Doncaster, Yorkshire. In the census of 2 April 1871 at Stand Lane, Pilkington, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 4 born Pilkington, Yorkshire, the daughter of James HALSTED.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 42 Wellington Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, she was listed as a Cotton Weaver, aged 14 born Doncaster, Yorkshire, the daughter of James HALSTED.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Knotts Houses, Park Lane, Pilkington, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 14 born Doncaster, the granddaughter of William KNOTT.4
Sarah married Joseph DOWNES on 4 June 1887 at St Mary, Radcliffe, Lancashire. She was a Winder aged 21, a spinster residing in Radcliffe. Her father was listed as James HALSTEAD, a Carter. Married in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Samuel HALSTEAD and Emily HALSTEAD.5,6 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 42 Wellington Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, she was listed as married, a Cotton Winder, aged 24 born Radcliffe, the daughter of James HALSTED.7

Children of Sarah Ann HALSTED and Joseph DOWNES

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q2 1866 - Ref 9c 551 - Doncaster."
  2. [S7304] 1871 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3964 Folio:109 Page:25 (online image).
  3. [S7305] 1881 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3871 Folio:028 Page:49 (online image).
  4. [S7312] 1881 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3872 Folio:044 Page:06 (online image).
  5. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1887 - Ref 8c 664 - Bury."
  7. [S7306] 1891 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3144 Folio:171 Page:43 (online image).

Emily HALSTED

#1859, b. 1868
Last Edited=5 Apr 2016
     Her married name was ASHWORTH.
Emily HALSTED was born in 1868 at Doncaster, Yorkshire.1 She was the daughter of James HALSTED and Maria KNOTT. In the census of 3 April 1881 at 42 Wellington Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 13 born Doncaster, Yorkshire, the daughter of James HALSTED.2 Emily HALSTED witnessed the marriage of Joseph DOWNES and Sarah Ann HALSTED on 4 June 1887 at St Mary, Radcliffe, Lancashire.3,4 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 42 Wellington Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Winder, aged 22 born Radcliffe, the daughter of James HALSTED.5 Emily HALSTED witnessed the marriage of Samuel HALSTED and Esther JONES on 18 February 1893 at St Thomas, Radcliffe, Lancashire.6,3
Emily married Richard ASHWORTH on 14 April 1897 at St John the Evangelist, Radcliffe, Lancashire. She was a Winder aged 29, a spinster residing at 10 Henry Street, Stand Lane. Her father was listed as James ALSTEAD, a Carter. Married in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Harry WILSON and Eliza HALSTEAD.3,7
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 36 Lord Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 33 born Doncaster, the wife of Richard ASHWORTH (a Cotton Maker Up, living with his wife Emily, son James.)8

Child of Emily HALSTED and Richard ASHWORTH

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1868 - Ref 9c 594 - Doncaster."
  2. [S7305] 1881 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3871 Folio:028 Page:49 (online image).
  3. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  4. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1887 - Ref 8c 664 - Bury."
  5. [S7306] 1891 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3144 Folio:171 Page:43 (online image).
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1893 - Ref 8d 621 - Bury."
  7. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1897 - Ref 8c 827 - Bury."
  8. [S7309] 1901 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3647 Folio:086 Page:13 (online image).

Charles HALSTEAD

#1860, b. 1871, d. 1932
Last Edited=5 Nov 2016
     Charles HALSTEAD was born in 1871 at Pilkington, Lancashire.1 He was the son of James HALSTED and Maria KNOTT. In the census of 2 April 1871 at Stand Lane, Pilkington, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 5 months born Pilkington, the son of James HALSTED.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 42 Wellington Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 10 born Pilkington, the son of James HALSTED.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 42 Wellington Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Carter, aged 20 born Radcliffe, the son of James HALSTED.4
Charles married Alice PARTINGTON on 3 March 1900 at St Thomas & St John, Radcliffe, Lancashire. He was a Carter aged 28, a bachelor residing at 10 Henry Street. His father was listed as James HALSTEAD (deceased), a Carter. According to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, by Superintendent Registrar Certificate. The marriage was witnessed by William Henry YATES and Susannah ISHERWOOD.5,6
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 18 Thomas Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, Charles was listed as aged 29 born Radcliffe, the Head of Household; a Coal Carter, living with his wife Alice, son Jack.7
His wife, Alice, died in 1906 in the Bury registration district.8
Charles married Florence Ann BURSTON in 1907 in the Bury registration district.9
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 2 Nursery Brow, Chapelfield, Radcliffe, Lancashire, Charles was listed as aged 41 born Radcliffe, the Head of Household; a Carter, living with his wife Florence Ann, stepchildren Amy, George, Jack, Fred and Eva May DAWSON, and children Frank, Edith, Ethel and Nellie HALSTEAD (married 4 years - 3 children - 3 living.)10
Charles's death was registered in 1932 in the Bury registration district.11

Children of Charles HALSTEAD and Alice YATES

Children of Charles HALSTEAD and Florence Ann BURSTON

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1871 - Ref 8c 536 - Bury."
  2. [S7304] 1871 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3964 Folio:109 Page:25 (online image).
  3. [S7305] 1881 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3871 Folio:028 Page:49 (online image).
  4. [S7306] 1891 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3144 Folio:171 Page:43 (online image).
  5. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1900 - Ref 8c 651 - Bury."
  7. [S7311] 1901 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3647 Folio:117 Page:38 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1906 - Ref 8c 331 - Bury aged 39."
  9. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1907 - Ref 8c 830 - Bury."
  10. [S860] 1911 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23546 Schedule:0133 (online image).
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1932 - Ref 8c 540 - Bury aged 61."

John HALSTED

#1861, b. 1872
Last Edited=13 Sep 2013
     John HALSTED was born in 1872 at Radcliffe, Lancashire.1 He was the son of James HALSTED and Maria KNOTT. In the census of 3 April 1881 at 42 Wellington Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 8 born Pilkington, the son of James HALSTED.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 42 Wellington Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Ball Warper, aged 18 born Radcliffe, the son of James HALSTED.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 36 Coomassie Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Cotton Dyer, aged 27 born Radcliffe, the son of Maria HALSTED.4
John married Hannah ROWLINSON in 1901 in the Bury registration district.5
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 86 Lever Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, John was listed as aged 38 born Radcliffe, the Head of Household; a Warp Dyer, living with his wife Hannah and children Florrie, James and Walter (married 10 years - 4 children - 3 living.)6

Children of John HALSTED and Hannah ROWLINSON

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1872 - Ref 8c 503 - Bury."
  2. [S7305] 1881 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3871 Folio:028 Page:49 (online image).
  3. [S7306] 1891 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3144 Folio:171 Page:43 (online image).
  4. [S7310] 1901 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3647 Folio:069 Page:35 (online image).
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1901 - Ref 8c 1066 - Bury."
  6. [S870] 1911 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23538 Schedule:0325 (online image).

Eliza HALSTED

#1862, b. 1877
Last Edited=5 Apr 2016
     Her married name was WILSON.
Eliza HALSTED was born in 1877 at Pilkington, Lancashire.1 She was the daughter of James HALSTED and Maria KNOTT. In the census of 3 April 1881 at 42 Wellington Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 3 born Pilkington, the daughter of James HALSTED.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 42 Wellington Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, she was listed as House Work, aged 13 born Radcliffe, the daughter of James HALSTED.3 Eliza HALSTED witnessed the marriage of Richard ASHWORTH and Emily HALSTED on 14 April 1897 at St John the Evangelist, Radcliffe, Lancashire.4,5 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 36 Coomassie Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Winder, aged 23 born Radcliffe, the daughter of Maria HALSTED.6
Eliza married Harry WILSON on 17 September 1902 at St Thomas, Radcliffe, Lancashire. She was aged 24, a spinster residing at 13 Victoria Street. Her father was listed as James HALSTEAD (deceased), a Carter. Married in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Stephen WILSON and Effie Jane HALSTEAD.4,7

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q4 1877 - Ref 8c 603 - Bury."
  2. [S7305] 1881 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3871 Folio:028 Page:49 (online image).
  3. [S7306] 1891 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3144 Folio:171 Page:43 (online image).
  4. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1897 - Ref 8c 827 - Bury."
  6. [S7310] 1901 Census for Radcliffe, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3647 Folio:069 Page:35 (online image).
  7. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1902 - Ref 8c 952 - Bury."

William KNOTT

#1863, b. 1803
Last Edited=24 Jul 2013
     William KNOTT was born in 1803 at Prestwich, Lancashire.
William married Sarah WOOD on 8 August 1825 at St Chad, Rochdale, Lancashire.1
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Knotts Houses, Park Lane, Pilkington, Lancashire, William was listed as aged 78 born Prestwich, the Head of Household; a Retired Publican, living with his wife Sarah, daughter Mary Ann BROWN, grandson Frederick Wm BROWN, granddaughter Sarah Ann HALSTEAD.2

Children of William KNOTT and Sarah WOOD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S33] Website Lancashire Online Parish Clerk (http://www.lan-opc.org.uk).
  2. [S7312] 1881 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3872 Folio:044 Page:06 (online image).

Sarah WOOD

#1864, b. 1807
Last Edited=4 Jul 2016
     Her married name was KNOTT.
Sarah WOOD was born in 1807 at Disley, Cheshire.
Sarah married William KNOTT on 8 August 1825 at St Chad, Rochdale, Lancashire.1
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Knotts Houses, Park Lane, Pilkington, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 74 born Disly, Derbyshire, the wife of William KNOTT (a Retired Publican, living with his wife Sarah, daughter Mary Ann BROWN, grandson Frederick Wm BROWN, granddaughter Sarah Ann HALSTEAD.)2

Children of Sarah WOOD and William KNOTT

Sources of Information:

  1. [S33] Website Lancashire Online Parish Clerk (http://www.lan-opc.org.uk).
  2. [S7312] 1881 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3872 Folio:044 Page:06 (online image).

Mary Ann KNOTT

#1865, b. 1837
Last Edited=3 Jan 2012
     Her married name was BROWN.
Mary Ann KNOTT was born in 1837 at Broughton, Lancashire. She was the daughter of William KNOTT and Sarah WOOD.
Mary married William BROWN in 1860 at All Saints, Stand, Lancashire.1
Her husband, William, died before 1881. In the census of 3 April 1881 at Knotts Houses, Park Lane, Pilkington, Lancashire, she was listed as a widow, a General Servant, aged 44 born Broughton, the daughter of William KNOTT.2

Child of Mary Ann KNOTT and William BROWN

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1860 - Ref 8c 499 - Bury."
  2. [S7312] 1881 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3872 Folio:044 Page:06 (online image).

Frederick William BROWN

#1866, b. 1871
Last Edited=3 Jan 2012
     Frederick William BROWN was born in 1871 at Manchester, Lancashire. He was the son of William BROWN and Mary Ann KNOTT. In the census of 3 April 1881 at Knotts Houses, Park Lane, Pilkington, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 10 born Manchester, the grandson of William KNOTT.1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S7312] 1881 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3872 Folio:044 Page:06 (online image).

John DUCKWORTH

#1868, b. 1816, d. 25 January 1887
Last Edited=12 May 2017
     John DUCKWORTH was born in 1816 at Haslingden, Lancashire.
John married Ann GREGORY in 1839 at the Register Office, Bury, Lancashire.
In the census of 30 March 1851 at Dinting Vale, Hayfield, Derbyshire, John was listed as aged 35 born haslingden, Lancashire, the Head of Household; a Calico Printer, living with his wife Ann, daughters Sarah Ellen and Elizabeth.1
In the census of 7 April 1861 at Hope Terrace, Newton, Manchester, Lancashire, John was listed as aged 45 born Haslingden, the Head of Household; a Bleacher and Calico Dyer, living with his wife Ann, daughters Sarah Ellen and Elizabeth.2
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Mount Sion, Bury, Lancashire, John was listed as aged 55 born Haslingden, the Head of Household; a Bleacher and Calico Dyer, living with his wife Ann.3
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Unsworth Lodge, Pilkington, Lancashire, John was listed as aged 65 born Haslingden, the Head of Household; a Master Bleacher & Dyer, living with wife Ann, daughter Sarah E HALSTEAD, grandson Harry D HALSTEAD.4
John died on 25 January 1887 at Unsworth Lodge, Blackford Brow, Pilkington, Lancashire.5,6 His estate was probated on 28 March 1887 at Manchester, Lancashire. The estate was valued at £61,563 7s 3d.6

Research Note: LOCAL WILLS.
Probate has been granted of the will (dated 20th February, 1885) of Mr. John Duckwortb, late of Unsworth Lodge, Pilkington, Lancashire, whose personal estate is declared to be of the value of £61,563, by the executors, Thomas Holt, of Bury, Harry Grundy, of Bury, and John Reynolds, of Hyde, Chester. to each of whom the testator bequeaths L100, £nd to his daughter, Sarah Ellen Halstead. his horses, carriages, consumable stores, and £4000 absolutely. He also gives to his said daughter the use and occupation for her life of Unsworth Lodge, and leaves in trust £4000 to pay the income thereof, at the discretion of his executors, to his daughter, Elizabeth Butterworth, for her life, with the reversion to the capital sum for his grandson John Wilfred Butterworth, for whose benefit also he leaves in trust the sum of £10,000. His real estate and the residue of his personal estate the testator leaves in trust to pay the income thereof to his said daughter, Sarah Ellen Halstead for her life, with remiandor to her children; but in default of issue, to such person or persons (other than her husband) as she may apgoint.7

Children of John DUCKWORTH and Ann GREGORY

Sources of Information:

  1. [S10304] 1851 Census for Hayfield, Derbyshire:HO107 Piece:2152 Folio:312 Page:27 (online image).
  2. [S10303] 1861 Census for Manchester, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:2965 Folio:019 Page:29 (online image).
  3. [S10302] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3955 Folio:099 Page:26 (online image).
  4. [S7276] 1881 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3873 Folio:054 Page:13 (online image).
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1887 - Ref 8c 382 - Bury aged 71."
  6. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  7. [S31] Website British Newspaper Archive (http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk) "Liverpool Mercury - Wednesday 27th April 1887."

Ann GREGORY

#1869, b. 1815
Last Edited=12 May 2017
     Her married name was DUCKWORTH.
Ann GREGORY was born in 1815 at Accrington, Lancashire.
Ann married John DUCKWORTH in 1839 at the Register Office, Bury, Lancashire.
In the census of 30 March 1851 at Dinting Vale, Hayfield, Derbyshire, she was listed as aged 36 born Accrington, Lancashire, the wife of John DUCKWORTH (a Calico Printer, living with his wife Ann, daughters Sarah Ellen and Elizabeth.)1
In the census of 7 April 1861 at Hope Terrace, Newton, Manchester, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 46 born Accrington, the wife of John DUCKWORTH (a Bleacher and Calico Dyer, living with his wife Ann, daughters Sarah Ellen and Elizabeth.)2
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Mount Sion, Bury, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 56 born Accrington, the wife of John DUCKWORTH (a Bleacher and Calico Dyer, living with his wife Ann.)3
In the census of 3 April 1881 at Unsworth Lodge, Pilkington, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 66 born Accrington, the wife of John DUCKWORTH (a Master Bleacher & Dyer, living with wife Ann, daughter Sarah E HALSTEAD, grandson Harry D HALSTEAD.)4

Children of Ann GREGORY and John DUCKWORTH

Sources of Information:

  1. [S10304] 1851 Census for Hayfield, Derbyshire:HO107 Piece:2152 Folio:312 Page:27 (online image).
  2. [S10303] 1861 Census for Manchester, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:2965 Folio:019 Page:29 (online image).
  3. [S10302] 1871 Census for Bury, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:3955 Folio:099 Page:26 (online image).
  4. [S7276] 1881 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3873 Folio:054 Page:13 (online image).

Sarah Ellen DUCKWORTH

#1870, b. 1846, d. 26 September 1929
Last Edited=10 Jun 2016
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Sarah Ellen DUCKWORTH was born in 1846 at Glossop, Derbyshire. She was the daughter of John DUCKWORTH and Ann GREGORY. In the census of 30 March 1851 at Dinting Vale, Hayfield, Derbyshire, she was listed as aged 5 born Glossop, the daughter of John DUCKWORTH.1 In the census of 7 April 1861 at Hope Terrace, Newton, Manchester, Lancashire, she was listed as single, aged 15, born Derbyshire, the daughter of John DUCKWORTH.2
Sarah married Richard HALSTEAD, son of Joseph HALSTEAD and Mary ENTWISTLE, in 1867 at the Register Office, Bury, Lancashire.3
Her husband, Richard, died in 1869 in the Bury registration district.4
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Taporley Road, Delamere, Cheshire, Sarah was listed as a widow, aged 25 born Glossop, Derbyshire, the Head of Household; a Farmer of 20 acres, living with her son Harry D, sister Elizabeth DUCKWORTH.5 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Unsworth Lodge, Pilkington, Lancashire, she was listed as a widow, aged 35 born Glossop, Derbyshire, the daughter of John DUCKWORTH.6 Sarah Ellen HALSTEAD was listed as a beneficiary in John DUCKWORTH's will on 28 March 1887 at Manchester, Lancashire; £61,563 7s 3d.7

Research Note: LOCAL WILLS.
Probate has been granted of the will (dated 20th February, 1885) of Mr. John Duckwortb, late of Unsworth Lodge, Pilkington, Lancashire, whose personal estate is declared to be of the value of £61,563, by the executors, Thomas Holt, of Bury, Harry Grundy, of Bury, and John Reynolds, of Hyde, Chester. to each of whom the testator bequeaths L100, £nd to his daughter, Sarah Ellen Halstead. his horses, carriages, consumable stores, and £4000 absolutely. He also gives to his said daughter the use and occupation for her life of Unsworth Lodge, and leaves in trust £4000 to pay the income thereof, at the discretion of his executors, to his daughter, Elizabeth Butterworth, for her life, with the reversion to the capital sum for his grandson John Wilfred Butterworth, for whose benefit also he leaves in trust the sum of £10,000. His real estate and the residue of his personal estate the testator leaves in trust to pay the income thereof to his said daughter, Sarah Ellen Halstead for her life, with remiandor to her children; but in default of issue, to such person or persons (other than her husband) as she may apgoint.8
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Unsworth Lodge, Blackford Brow, Pilkington, Lancashire, Sarah was listed as a widow, aged 44 born Dinting, Derbyshire, the Head of Household; a Bleacher & Dyer, living with her son Harry D HALSTEAD.9
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 11 Cambridge Road, Lytham, Lancashire, Sarah was listed as a widow, aged 55 born Glossop, Derbyshire, the Head of Household; Living on Own Means, living with her son Harry D HALSTEAD.10
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 11 Cambridge Road, Lytham, Lancashire, Sarah was listed as aged 65 born Glossop, Derbyshire, the Head of Household; a widow of Private Means.11
Sarah died on 26 September 1929 at The Gables, Bolton-le-Sands, Lancashire.12,7 Her estate was probated on 2 May 1930 at Manchester, Lancashire. The estate was valued at £1,476 3s 8d.7

Child of Sarah Ellen DUCKWORTH and Richard HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S10304] 1851 Census for Hayfield, Derbyshire:HO107 Piece:2152 Folio:312 Page:27 (online image).
  2. [S10303] 1861 Census for Manchester, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:2965 Folio:019 Page:29 (online image).
  3. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1867 - Ref 8c 592 - Bury."
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1869 - Ref 8c 302 - Bury Aged 26."
  5. [S7277] 1871 Census for Delamere, Cheshire:RG10 Piece:3694 Folio:090 Page:20 (online image).
  6. [S7276] 1881 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3873 Folio:054 Page:13 (online image).
  7. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  8. [S31] Website British Newspaper Archive (http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk) "Liverpool Mercury - Wednesday 27th April 1887."
  9. [S7275] 1891 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3146 Folio:115 Page:06 (online image).
  10. [S7274] 1901 Census for Lytham, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3966 Folio:128 Page:13 (online image).
  11. [S904] 1911 Census for Lytham, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:25392 Schedule:0080 (online image).
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q3 1929 - Ref 8e 716 - Lancaster aged 83."

Harry Duckworth HALSTEAD

#1871, b. 2 July 1868, d. 14 April 1949
Last Edited=23 Aug 2016
     Harry Duckworth HALSTEAD was born on 2 July 1868 at Bury, Lancashire.1 He was the son of Richard HALSTEAD and Sarah Ellen DUCKWORTH. In the census of 2 April 1871 at Taporley Road, Delamere, Cheshire, he was listed as aged 2 born Bury, the son of Sarah Ellen HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at Unsworth Lodge, Pilkington, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 12 born Bury, the grandson of John DUCKWORTH.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 at Unsworth Lodge, Blackford Brow, Pilkington, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Bleacher & Dyer, aged 22 born Bury, the son of Sarah Ellen HALSTEAD.4
Harry married Clara FLEMING on 24 April 1895 at Sion Chapel, Halifax, Yorkshire.5 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 11 Cambridge Road, Lytham, Lancashire, he was listed as married, a Mechanical Engineer, aged 32 born Bury, the son of Sarah Ellen HALSTEAD.6
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 17 Brownsville Road, Heaton Moor, Cheshire, Harry was listed as aged 42 born Bury, Lancashire, the Head of Household; of Private Means, living with his wife Clara, son John Fleming, daughter Maria Clarita (married 15 years - 2 children - 2 living.)7 He was the executor of Sarah Ellen DUCKWORTH's estate granted on 2 May 1930 at Manchester, Lancashire; £1,476 3s 8d.8 He was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at 17 Brownsville Road, Stockport, Cheshire. He was married, a Retired Master Cotton Bleacher, born 2 July 1868. He was also a Territorial Officer.9
Harry died on 14 April 1949 at 34 Heaton Moor Road, Heaton Moor, Cheshire, at the age of 80.10,8 His estate was probated on 28 June 1949 at Manchester, Lancashire. The estate was valued at £36,600.8

Children of Harry Duckworth HALSTEAD and Clara FLEMING

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1868 - Ref 8c 439 - Bury."
  2. [S7277] 1871 Census for Delamere, Cheshire:RG10 Piece:3694 Folio:090 Page:20 (online image).
  3. [S7276] 1881 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3873 Folio:054 Page:13 (online image).
  4. [S7275] 1891 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3146 Folio:115 Page:06 (online image).
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1895 - Ref 9a 820 - Halifax."
  6. [S7274] 1901 Census for Lytham, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3966 Folio:128 Page:13 (online image).
  7. [S498] 1911 Census for Heaton Moor, Cheshire:RG14 Piece:21421 Schedule:0117 (online image).
  8. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  9. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/3942h/010."
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1949 - Ref 10a 588 - Stockport Aged 80."

Nathan HALSTEAD

#1872, b. 1839, d. 25 December 1893
Last Edited=12 Jan 2017
     Nathan HALSTEAD was born in 1839 at Ashton under Lyne, Lancashire.1 He was the son of Robert HALSTEAD and Mary GREENALL. In the census of 7 June 1841 at Church Street, Ashton under Lyne, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 2 born in county, the assumed son of Robert HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Whitworth Road, Wardleworth, Lancashire, he was listed as a Drawer Coal Mine, aged 13 born Ashton under Lyne, the son of Robert HALSTEAD.3
Nathan married Elizabeth VEEVERS, daughter of Joseph VEEVERS and Elizabeth (?), on 22 June 1862 at St Bartholomew, Colne, Lancashire. He was a Grinder aged 22, a bachelor residing in Colne. His father was listed as Robert HALSTEAD, a Carder. Married in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Church of England, After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Squire BINNS and Isaac HALSTEAD.4 Nathan HALSTEAD witnessed the marriage of William Thornton PETERS and Margaret HALSTEAD on 25 March 1869 at St Leonard, Langho, Lancashire.5,6
In the census of 2 April 1871 at 38 Duckworth Street, Over Darwen, Lancashire, Nathan was listed as aged 30 born Ashton-under-Lyne, the Head of Household; a Carding Husler Cotton Trade, living with his wife Elizabeth, daughter Mary E.7
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 30 Rupert Street, Pilkington, Lancashire, Nathan was listed as aged 42 born Ashton-under-Lyne, the Head of Household; a Carder, living with his wife Elizabeth, sons Joseph, John T W and George, daughters Mary E and Sarah.8
Nathan died on 25 December 1893 at New Hampshire.

Children of Nathan HALSTEAD and Elizabeth VEEVERS

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q2 1839 - Ref 20 12 - Ashton."
  2. [S6230] 1841 Census for Ashton under Lyne, Lancashire:HO107 Piece:0532 Book:01 Folio:30 (online image).
  3. [S6229] 1851 Census for Wardlesworth, Lancashire:HO107 Piece:2246 Folio:216 Page:35 (online image).
  4. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1862 - Ref 8e 216 - Burnley."
  5. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1869 - Ref 8e 493 - Blackburn."
  7. [S7313] 1871 Census for Over Darwen, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:4188 Folio:079 Page:12 (online image).
  8. [S7315] 1881 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3874 Folio:069 Page:37 (online image).

Elizabeth VEEVERS

#1873, b. 1842
Last Edited=12 Jan 2017
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Elizabeth VEEVERS was born in 1842 at Colne, Lancashire. She was the daughter of Joseph VEEVERS and Elizabeth (?)
Elizabeth married Nathan HALSTEAD, son of Robert HALSTEAD and Mary GREENALL, on 22 June 1862 at St Bartholomew, Colne, Lancashire. She was aged 19, a spinster residing in Colne. Her father was listed as Joseph VEEVERS, a Carder. Married in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Church of England, After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Squire BINNS and Isaac HALSTEAD.1
In the census of 2 April 1871 at 38 Duckworth Street, Over Darwen, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 26 born Colne, the wife of Nathan HALSTEAD (a Carding Husler Cotton Trade, living with his wife Elizabeth, daughter Mary E.)2
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 30 Rupert Street, Pilkington, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 39 born Colne, the wife of Nathan HALSTEAD (a Carder, living with his wife Elizabeth, sons Joseph, John T W and George, daughters Mary E and Sarah.)3 Elizabeth immigrated arriving in 1882.
Her husband, Nathan, died on 25 December 1893 at New Hampshire. In the census of 1 January 1900 at Lowell, Middlesex, Massachusetts, she was listed as a widow, aged 56 born England, the mother-in-law of John DEWELLY.4 In the census of 1 January 1920, she was listed as a widow, Ward Work, aged 81 born England, a Patient in the Danvers State Hospital, Middleton Colony, Essex, Massachusetts.5

Children of Elizabeth VEEVERS and Nathan HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1862 - Ref 8e 216 - Burnley."
  2. [S7313] 1871 Census for Over Darwen, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:4188 Folio:079 Page:12 (online image).
  3. [S7315] 1881 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3874 Folio:069 Page:37 (online image).
  4. [S9142] 1900 USA Census for Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States America:Roll:T623_0660 Page:05b ED:0787 (online image).
  5. [S9141] 1920 USA Census for Essex, Massachusetts, United States:Roll:T625_0695 Page:02a ED:0220 (online image).

Joseph HALSTEAD

#1874, b. 30 September 1864
Last Edited=12 Jan 2017
     Joseph HALSTEAD was born on 30 September 1864 at Colne, Lancashire.1 He was the son of Nathan HALSTEAD and Elizabeth VEEVERS. Joseph HALSTEAD was baptised on 25 December 1864 at St Bartholomew, Colne, Lancashire.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at Albert Road, Colne, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 7 born Colne, the grandson of Joseph VEEVERS.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 30 Rupert Street, Pilkington, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Stripper & Grinder, aged 16 born COlne, the son of Nathan HALSTEAD.4

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q4 1864 - Ref 8e 199 - Burnley."
  2. [S33] Website Lancashire Online Parish Clerk (http://www.lan-opc.org.uk).
  3. [S7314] 1871 Census for Colne, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:4157 Folio:006 Page:05 (online image).
  4. [S7315] 1881 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3874 Folio:069 Page:37 (online image).

Mary Elizabeth HALSTEAD

#1875, b. 1869
Last Edited=12 Jan 2017
     Her married name was DEWELLY.
Mary Elizabeth HALSTEAD was born in 1869 at Colne, Lancashire.1 She was the daughter of Nathan HALSTEAD and Elizabeth VEEVERS. Mary Elizabeth HALSTEAD was baptised on 28 November 1869 at St Bartholomew, Colne, Lancashire.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 at 38 Duckworth Street, Over Darwen, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 1 born Colne, the daughter of Nathan HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 30 Rupert Street, Pilkington, Lancashire, she was listed as a half timer in Card Room, aged 11 born Colne, the daughter of Nathan HALSTEAD.4
Mary married John DEWELLY in 1894 at Massachusetts.
In the census of 1 January 1900 at Lowell, Middlesex, Massachusetts, she was listed as aged 33 born England, the wife of John DEWELLY (a Teamster, living with his wife Mary E (married 6 years - no children), adopted daughter Mamey, mother-in-law Elizabeth HALSTEAD.)5

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q4 1869 - Ref 8e 242 - Burnley."
  2. [S33] Website Lancashire Online Parish Clerk (http://www.lan-opc.org.uk).
  3. [S7313] 1871 Census for Over Darwen, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:4188 Folio:079 Page:12 (online image).
  4. [S7315] 1881 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3874 Folio:069 Page:37 (online image).
  5. [S9142] 1900 USA Census for Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States America:Roll:T623_0660 Page:05b ED:0787 (online image).

John Thomas Walton HALSTEAD

#1876, b. 24 November 1871
Last Edited=12 Jan 2017
     John Thomas Walton HALSTEAD was born on 24 November 1871 at Over Darwen, Lancashire.1 He was the son of Nathan HALSTEAD and Elizabeth VEEVERS. John Thomas Walton HALSTEAD was baptised on 24 December 1871 at St Peter, Darwen, Lancashire.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 30 Rupert Street, Pilkington, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 9 born Over Darwen, the son of Nathan HALSTEAD.3

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q4 1871 - Ref 8e 469 - Blackburn."
  2. [S33] Website Lancashire Online Parish Clerk (http://www.lan-opc.org.uk).
  3. [S7315] 1881 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3874 Folio:069 Page:37 (online image).

George HALSTEAD

#1877, b. 1874
Last Edited=27 Jun 2013
     George HALSTEAD was born in 1874 at Over Darwen, Lancashire.1 He was the son of Nathan HALSTEAD and Elizabeth VEEVERS. In the census of 3 April 1881 at 30 Rupert Street, Pilkington, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 6 born Over Darwen, the son of Nathan HALSTEAD.2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q2 1874 - Ref 8e 478 - Blackburn."
  2. [S7315] 1881 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3874 Folio:069 Page:37 (online image).

Sarah HALSTEAD

#1878, b. 2 June 1878
Last Edited=12 Jan 2017
     Sarah HALSTEAD was born on 2 June 1878 at Radcliffe, Lancashire.1 She was the daughter of Nathan HALSTEAD and Elizabeth VEEVERS. Sarah HALSTEAD was baptised on 14 July 1878 at St John, Radcliffe, Lancashire.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 30 Rupert Street, Pilkington, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 2 born Pilkington, the daughter of Nathan HALSTEAD.3

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1878 - Ref 8c 597 - Bury."
  2. [S33] Website Lancashire Online Parish Clerk (http://www.lan-opc.org.uk).
  3. [S7315] 1881 Census for Pilkington, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3874 Folio:069 Page:37 (online image).

John HALSTEAD

#1879, b. 1857, d. 1896
Last Edited=24 Jan 2017
     John HALSTEAD was born in 1857 at Bolton, Lancashire.1 He was the son of David HALSTEAD and Elizabeth CHADWICK. In the census of 7 April 1861 at 20 Back Burnden Street, Bolton, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 4 born Bolton, the son of David HALSTEAD.2
John married Margaret STEVENSON on 4 January 1879 at St James, Bolton, Lancashire. He was a Brick Maker aged 20, a bachelor residing in Durham Street. His father was listed as David HALSTEAD, a Moulder. Married in the Church of St James, according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, by Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Charles FOURWEATHER and Alice HOUGHTON. (Whilst the name was spelt as STEPHENSON by the clerk Margaret signed as STEVENSON.3,4
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 37 Brackley Street, Worsley, Lancashire, John was listed as the Head of Household; a Coal Miner, living with his wife Margaret and daughters Annie and Mary.5
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 37 Brackley Street, Worsley, Lancashire, John was listed as aged 32 born Bolton, the Head of Household; a Coal Miner, living with his wife Margaret and daughters Annie, Mary and Sarah, son Richard.6
John's death was registered in 1896 in the Bolton registration district.7

Children of John HALSTEAD and Margaret STEVENSON

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1857 - Ref 8c 285 - Bolton."
  2. [S2494] 1861 Census for Little Bolton, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:2825 Folio:069 Page:10 (online image).
  3. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  4. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1879 - Ref 8c 329 - Bolton."
  5. [S2497] 1881 Census for Worsley, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3875 Folio:042 Page:28 (online image).
  6. [S2498] 1891 Census for Worsley, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3148 Folio:030 Page:13 (online image).
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1896 - Ref 8c 215 - Bolton Aged 38."

Margaret STEVENSON

#1880, b. 1859
Last Edited=11 Dec 2016
     Her married name was GREEN. Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Margaret STEVENSON was born in 1859 at Little Hulton, Lancashire.1
Margaret married John HALSTEAD, son of David HALSTEAD and Elizabeth CHADWICK, on 4 January 1879 at St James, Bolton, Lancashire. She was a Weaver aged 20, a spinster residing in Percy Street. Her father was listed as Henry STEPHENSON, a Collier. Married in the Church of St James, according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, by Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Charles FOURWEATHER and Alice HOUGHTON. (Whilst the name was spelt as STEPHENSON by the clerk Margaret signed as STEVENSON.2,3
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 37 Brackley Street, Worsley, Lancashire, she was listed as the wife of John HALSTEAD (a Coal Miner, living with his wife Margaret and daughters Annie and Mary.)4
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 37 Brackley Street, Worsley, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 32 born Little Hulton, the wife of John HALSTEAD (a Coal Miner, living with his wife Margaret and daughters Annie, Mary and Sarah, son Richard.)5
Her husband, John, died in 1896 in the Bolton registration district.6
Margaret married Matthew GREEN in 1897 at Registrar Attended, Bolton, Lancashire.7
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 48 Manchester Road East, Little Hulton, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 41 born Little Hulton, the wife of Matthew GREEN (a Coal Hewer, living with his wife Margaret, daughter Ada GREEN, stepsons Richard and David HALSTEAD, stepdaughters Annie, Mary, Sarah and Elizabeth HALSTEAD, (also Mary Alice and Thomas GREEN from his first marriage.)8)
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 10 Bridgewater Road, Walkden, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 50 born Lt Hutton, the wife of Matthew GREEN (a Coal Miner Hewer, living with his wife Margaret, daughter Ada and step children Richard, Sarah, David and Elizabeth HALSTEAD (married 13 years - 1 child - 1 alive.)9)

Children of Margaret STEVENSON and John HALSTEAD

Child of Margaret STEVENSON

Child of Margaret STEVENSON and Matthew GREEN

Sources of Information:

  1. [S54] 1911 Census for Walkden, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23564 Schedule:0003 (online image) "RG14PN23564 RG78PN1374 RD463 SD1 ED5 SN3."
  2. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  3. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q1 1879 - Ref 8c 329 - Bolton."
  4. [S2497] 1881 Census for Worsley, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3875 Folio:042 Page:28 (online image).
  5. [S2498] 1891 Census for Worsley, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3148 Folio:030 Page:13 (online image).
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1896 - Ref 8c 215 - Bolton Aged 38."
  7. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1897 - Ref 8c 623 - Bolton."
  8. [S2499] 1901 Census for Little Hulton, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3605 Folio:101 Page:04 (online image).
  9. [S54] 1911 Census for Walkden, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23564 Schedule:0003 (online image).

Annie HALSTEAD

#1881, b. 1879
Last Edited=16 Sep 2012
     Her married name was LEE.1
Annie HALSTEAD was born in 1879 at Little Hulton, Lancashire.2 She was the daughter of John HALSTEAD and Margaret STEVENSON. In the census of 3 April 1881 at 37 Brackley Street, Worsley, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 1 born Little Hulton, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 37 Brackley Street, Worsley, Lancashire, she was listed as a Doffer in Cotton Mill, aged 11 born Walkden, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 48 Manchester Road East, Little Hulton, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Spinner, aged 21 born Walkden, the step daughter of Matthew GREEN.5
Annie married John LEE in 1907 at St Andrew, Salford, Lancashire.1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1907 - Ref 8c 919 - Salford."
  2. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1879 - Ref 8c 580 - Barton."
  3. [S2497] 1881 Census for Worsley, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3875 Folio:042 Page:28 (online image).
  4. [S2498] 1891 Census for Worsley, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3148 Folio:030 Page:13 (online image).
  5. [S2499] 1901 Census for Little Hulton, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3605 Folio:101 Page:04 (online image).

Mary HALSTEAD

#1882, b. 13 December 1880
Last Edited=3 Nov 2016
     Her married name was WALLWORK.1
Mary HALSTEAD was born on 13 December 1880 at Worsley, Lancashire.2 She was the daughter of John HALSTEAD and Margaret STEVENSON. In the census of 3 April 1881 at 37 Brackley Street, Worsley, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 4 months born Worsley, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 37 Brackley Street, Worsley, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 10 born Walkden, the daughter of John HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 48 Manchester Road East, Little Hulton, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Cotton Spinner, aged 20 born Walkden, the step daughter of Matthew GREEN.5
Mary married George Edward WALLWORK in 1909 at St Andrew, Salford, Lancashire.1
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 56 Manchester Road East, Little Hulton, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 30 born Walkden, the wife of George Edward WALLWORK (a Colliery Fireman, living with his wife Mary, son Winston.)6 She was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at 41 Normanby Road, Walkden, Lancashire. She was married, born 13 December 1880.7

Child of Mary HALSTEAD and George Edward WALLWORK

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1909 - Ref 8c 839 - Bolton."
  2. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1881 - Ref 8c 608 - Barton."
  3. [S2497] 1881 Census for Worsley, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3875 Folio:042 Page:28 (online image).
  4. [S2498] 1891 Census for Worsley, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3148 Folio:030 Page:13 (online image).
  5. [S2499] 1901 Census for Little Hulton, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3605 Folio:101 Page:04 (online image).
  6. [S7316] 1911 Census for Salford, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23278 Schedule:0174 (online image).
  7. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/4925f/014."

James HALSTEAD

#1883, b. 1844, d. 20 November 1887
Last Edited=16 Jun 2016
     James HALSTEAD was born in 1844 at Bury, Lancashire.1 He was the son of Henry HALSTEAD and Mary Ann WALKER. In the census of 30 March 1851 at Prnicess Street, Bury, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 7 born Bury, the son of Henry HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 7 April 1861 at 100 Abbey Street, New Accrington, Lancashire, he was listed as single, an Apprentice, aged 17 born Bury, the brother of John Higgins HALSTEAD.3
James married Emma COOPER on 10 June 1865 at Etwall, Derbyshire.4,5
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 25 Cornbrook Grove, Stretford, Lancashire, James was listed as aged 37 born Bury, the Head of Household; a Clothiers Salesman (Tailor), living with his wife Emma.6
James died on 20 November 1887 at 25 Cornbrook Grove, Manchester, Lancashire.7,8 His estate was given Letters of Administration on 28 June 1894 at London. The estate was valued at £250 0s 0d.8

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1844 - Ref 21 288 - Bury."
  2. [S6506] 1851 Census for Bury, Lancashire:HO107 Piece:2214 Folio:404 Page:41 (online image).
  3. [S7229] 1861 Census for New Accrington, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:3063 Folio:151 Page:37 (online image).
  4. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1865 - Ref 6b 417 - Burton."
  5. [S325] Unknown author IGI Marriages "Batch No M054423."
  6. [S7232] 1881 Census for Stretford, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3885 Folio:098 Page:20 (online image).
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1887 - Ref 8c 474 - Chorlton aged 40."
  8. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Emma COOPER

#1884, b. 1845
Last Edited=3 Jan 2012
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Emma COOPER was born in 1845 at Etwall, Derbyshire.
Emma married James HALSTEAD, son of Henry HALSTEAD and Mary Ann WALKER, on 10 June 1865 at Etwall, Derbyshire.1,2
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 25 Cornbrook Grove, Stretford, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 36 born Etwell, the wife of James HALSTEAD (a Clothiers Salesman (Tailor), living with his wife Emma.)3
Her husband, James, died on 20 November 1887 at 25 Cornbrook Grove, Manchester, Lancashire.4,5

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1865 - Ref 6b 417 - Burton."
  2. [S325] Unknown author IGI Marriages "Batch No M054423."
  3. [S7232] 1881 Census for Stretford, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3885 Folio:098 Page:20 (online image).
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1887 - Ref 8c 474 - Chorlton aged 40."
  5. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Thomas HALSTEAD

#1885, b. 8 August 1846, d. 1903
Last Edited=26 Dec 2016
Relationship
Grandson of John HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 16:Descendants of John HALSTEAD (bef 1790-?)
     Thomas HALSTEAD was born on 8 August 1846 at Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire.1 He was the son of Thomas HALSTEAD and Margaret HARGREAVES. In the census of 30 March 1851 at New Lane, Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 5 born Oswaldtwistle, the son of Thomas HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 7 April 1861 at Paddocks Farm, Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Carter, aged 15 born Oswaldtwistle, the son of Thomas HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 2 April 1871 at White Ash Lane Farm, Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Wheelwright, aged 24 born Oswaldtwistle, the son of Thomas HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 14 Wainwright Street, Ardwick, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Wheelwright, aged 32 born Oswaldtwistle, a Boarder of Thomas SELLER.5
Thomas married Sarah SELLER on 14 October 1885 at St Thomas, Ardwick, Lancashire. He was a Wheelwright aged 33, a bachelor residing at 224 Tipping Street. His father was listed as Thomas HALSTEAD, a Farmer. Married in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, by Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Charles BROWN and Ellinor WOODCOCK.6,7
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 224 Tipping Street, Ardwick, Lancashire, Thomas was listed as aged 39 born Blackburn, the Head of Household; a Wheelwright, living with his wife Sarah, sons Thomas and John, stepsons William and Sam SELLER, stepdaughters Mary, Lydia and Jessie SELLER.8
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 224 Tipping Street, Ardwick, Lancashire, Thomas was listed as aged 53 born Oswaldtwistle, the Head of Household; a Wheelwright, living with his wife Sarah, sons Thomas and John, stepson William SELLER, stepdaughter Jessie SELLER.9
Thomas's death was registered in 1903 in the Salford registration district.10

Children of Thomas HALSTEAD and Sarah SIDDLE

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1846 - Ref 21 239 - Blackburn."
  2. [S7324] 1851 Census for Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire:HO107 Piece:2260 Folio:268 Page:13 (online image).
  3. [S7325] 1861 Census for Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:3107 Folio:120 Page:05 (online image).
  4. [S7326] 1881 Census for Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:4185 Folio:079 Page:40 (online image).
  5. [S7331] 1881 Census for Ardwick, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3895 Folio:043 Page:30 (online image).
  6. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  7. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1885 - Ref 8c 771 - Chorlton."
  8. [S7332] 1891 Census for Ardwick, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3165 Folio:135 Page:25 (online image).
  9. [S7333] 1901 Census for Ardwick, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3674 Folio:138 Page:39 (online image).
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1903 - Ref 8d 76 - Salford aged 56."

Robert HALSTEAD

#1886, b. 1848, d. 1924
Last Edited=25 Dec 2016
     Robert HALSTEAD was born in 1848 at Manchester, Lancashire.1 He was the son of Robert HALSTEAD and Hannah HOLINGDRAKE. In the census of 30 March 1851 at Collyhurst Road, Manchester, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 2 born Manchester, the son of Robert HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 7 April 1861 at 55 Thomas Street, Manchester, Lancashire, he was listed as an Apprentice, aged 12 born Manchester, a servant of John CHADWICK.3 In the census of 2 April 1871 at 4 Hodgson Street, Broughton, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Townsman, aged 22 born Manchester, a Lodger of Josiah HOWARD.4
Robert married Louisa LONGSDEN on 9 December 1872 at St John, Manchester, Lancashire. He was a Townsman aged 24, a bachelor residing at 14 Hodson Street. His father was listed as Robert HALSTEAD, a Gentleman. Married in the Parish Church, according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Mary Ellen ERRINGTON and Whitfill Thompson ERRINGTON.5,6
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 14 Corporation Street, Ardwick, Lancashire, Robert was listed as aged 33 born Manchester, the Head of Household; a Worsted Dyer, living with his wife Louisa, daughter Harriet, sons Walter and James H.7
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 4 Buxton Lane, Droylsden, Lancashire, Robert was listed as aged 42 born Manchester, the Head of Household; a Worsted Dyer, living with his wife Louisa, daughter Harriet, sons Walter, James Hy, Whitfield and John Ed.8
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 56 Cardiff Street, Harpurhey, Lancashire, Robert was listed as aged 52 born Manchester, the Head of Household; a Worsted Braid Dyer, living with his wife Louisa, daughter Harriet, sons James Hy, Whitfield and John Ed.9
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 17 Norman Road, Moston, Lancashire, Robert was listed as aged 62 born Colyhurst, Manchester, the Head of Household; a Cotton Dyer, living with his wife Louisa and children Harriet and John Edwin (married 39 years - 5 children - 5 living.)10
His wife, Louisa, died in 1912 in the Prestwich registration district.11
Robert's death was registered in 1924 in the Prestwich registration district.12

Children of Robert HALSTEAD and Louisa LONGSDEN

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q4 1848 - Ref 20 558 - Manchester."
  2. [S4327] 1851 Census for Manchester, Lancashire:HO107 Piece:2230 Folio:791 Page:15 (online image).
  3. [S4331] 1861 Census for Manchester, Lancashire:RG09 Piece:2951 Folio:006 Page:05 (online image).
  4. [S4332] 1871 Census for Broughton, Lancashire:RG10 Piece:4013 Folio:027 Page:22 (online image).
  5. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1872 - Ref 8d 388 - Manchester."
  7. [S4336] 1881 Census for Ardwick, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3897 Folio:102 Page:15 (online image).
  8. [S4340] 1891 Census for Droylsden, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3283 Folio:040 Page:29 (online image).
  9. [S4353] 1901 Census for Harpurhey, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3776 Folio:106 Page:09 (online image).
  10. [S973] 1911 Census for Manchester, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:24251 Schedule:0158 (online image).
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1912 - Ref 8d 474 - Prestwich aged 62."
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1924 - Ref 8d 474 - Prestwich aged 75."

Louisa LONGSDEN

#1887, b. 1849, d. 1912
Last Edited=25 Dec 2016
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Louisa LONGSDEN was born in 1849 at Salford, Lancashire.
Louisa married Robert HALSTEAD, son of Robert HALSTEAD and Hannah HOLINGDRAKE, on 9 December 1872 at St John, Manchester, Lancashire. She was aged 23, a spinster residing at 5 Marshall Street. Her father was listed as Henry LANSDALE, a Moulder. Married in the Parish Church, according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Mary Ellen ERRINGTON and Whitfill Thompson ERRINGTON.1,2
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 14 Corporation Street, Ardwick, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 32 born Salford, the wife of Robert HALSTEAD (a Worsted Dyer, living with his wife Louisa, daughter Harriet, sons Walter and James H.)3
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 4 Buxton Lane, Droylsden, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 42 born Salford, the wife of Robert HALSTEAD (a Worsted Dyer, living with his wife Louisa, daughter Harriet, sons Walter, James Hy, Whitfield and John Ed.)4
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 56 Cardiff Street, Harpurhey, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 51 born Salford, the wife of Robert HALSTEAD (a Worsted Braid Dyer, living with his wife Louisa, daughter Harriet, sons James Hy, Whitfield and John Ed.)5
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 17 Norman Road, Moston, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 61 born Salford, the wife of Robert HALSTEAD (a Cotton Dyer, living with his wife Louisa and children Harriet and John Edwin (married 39 years - 5 children - 5 living.)6)
Louisa's death was registered in 1912 in the Prestwich registration district.7

Children of Louisa LONGSDEN and Robert HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1872 - Ref 8d 388 - Manchester."
  3. [S4336] 1881 Census for Ardwick, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3897 Folio:102 Page:15 (online image).
  4. [S4340] 1891 Census for Droylsden, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3283 Folio:040 Page:29 (online image).
  5. [S4353] 1901 Census for Harpurhey, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3776 Folio:106 Page:09 (online image).
  6. [S973] 1911 Census for Manchester, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:24251 Schedule:0158 (online image).
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1912 - Ref 8d 474 - Prestwich aged 62."

Walter HALSTEAD

#1888, b. 29 August 1874, d. 22 June 1923
Last Edited=22 Nov 2016
Relationship
Grandson of Robert HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 29:Descendants of Robert HALSTEAD (1804-1868)
     Walter HALSTEAD was born on 29 August 1874 at 21 Bland Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of Robert HALSTEAD and Louisa LONGSDEN. Walter HALSTEAD was baptised on 14 October 1874 at St Peter and St Paul (Cathedral), Sheffield, Yorkshire. In the census of 3 April 1881 at 14 Corporation Street, Ardwick, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 6 born Sheffield, Yorkshire, the son of Robert HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 4 Buxton Lane, Droylsden, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Glass Cutter, aged 16 born Sheffield, Yorkshire, the son of Robert HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 44 Ashton New Road, North Manchester, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Sheet Glass Cutter, aged 2 born Sheffield, Yorkshire, a Boarder of Edwin H SLEIGH.4
Walter married Ethel MILLS on 14 December 1904 at St Cross, Clayton, Lancashire. He was a Glass Cutter aged 30, a bachelor residing at 55 Cotswold Street, Liverpool. His father was listed as Robert HALSTEAD, a Dyer. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Charles Burgess LOMAX and Mary Eliza MILLS.5,6
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 27 Tilney Street, Walton, Lancashire, Walter was listed as aged 37 born Sheffield, the Head of Household; a Glass Cutter, living with his wife Ethel, son James Mills HALSTEAD and sister-in-law Mary Eliza MILLS (married 6 years - 2 children - 1 living.)7
Walter died on 22 June 1923 at 27 Tilney Street, Aintree, Lancashire, at the age of 48.8,9 His estate was probated on 17 July 1923 at Liverpool, Lancashire. The estate was valued at £463 10s 2d.9

Children of Walter HALSTEAD and Ethel MILLS

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1874 - Ref 9c 534 - Sheffield."
  2. [S4336] 1881 Census for Ardwick, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3897 Folio:102 Page:15 (online image).
  3. [S4340] 1891 Census for Droylsden, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3283 Folio:040 Page:29 (online image).
  4. [S4351] 1901 Census for Manchester, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3765 Folio:147 Page:41 (online image).
  5. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1904 - Ref 8d 529 - Prestwich."
  7. [S782] 1911 Census for Walton, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:22363 Schedule:0245 (online image).
  8. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1923 - Ref 8b 388 - West Derby aged 48."
  9. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Harriett Hannah HALSTEAD

#1889, b. 1879
Last Edited=21 Dec 2016
Relationship
Granddaughter of Robert HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 29:Descendants of Robert HALSTEAD (1804-1868)
     Her married name was HORLER.1
Harriett Hannah HALSTEAD was born in 1879 at Manchester, Lancashire.2 She was the daughter of Robert HALSTEAD and Louisa LONGSDEN. Harriett Hannah HALSTEAD was baptised on 6 April 1879 at Albert Memorial Church, Collyhurst, Lancashire. In the census of 3 April 1881 at 14 Corporation Street, Ardwick, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 2 born Manchester, the daughter of Robert HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 4 Buxton Lane, Droylsden, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 12 born Harpurhey, the daughter of Robert HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 56 Cardiff Street, Harpurhey, Lancashire, she was listed as single, a Polish Cotton Winder, aged 22 born Manchester, the daughter of Robert HALSTEAD.5 In the census of 2 April 1911 at 17 Norman Road, Moston, Lancashire, she was listed as single, aged 32 born Harpurhey, the daughter of Robert HALSTEAD.6
Harriett married William J HORLER in 1918 in the Prestwich registration district.1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1918 - Ref 8d 519 - Prestwich."
  2. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q2 1879 - Ref 8d 271 - Manchester."
  3. [S4336] 1881 Census for Ardwick, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3897 Folio:102 Page:15 (online image).
  4. [S4340] 1891 Census for Droylsden, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3283 Folio:040 Page:29 (online image).
  5. [S4353] 1901 Census for Harpurhey, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3776 Folio:106 Page:09 (online image).
  6. [S973] 1911 Census for Manchester, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:24251 Schedule:0158 (online image).

James Henry HALSTEAD

#1890, b. 1881, d. 9 May 1931
Last Edited=25 Dec 2016
Relationship
Grandson of Robert HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 29:Descendants of Robert HALSTEAD (1804-1868)
     James Henry HALSTEAD was born in 1881 at Manchester, Lancashire.1 He was the son of Robert HALSTEAD and Louisa LONGSDEN. In the census of 3 April 1881 at 14 Corporation Street, Ardwick, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 2months born Manchester, the son of Robert HALSTEAD.2 James Henry HALSTEAD was baptised on 26 May 1881 at St Benedict, Ardwick, Lancashire. In the census of 5 April 1891 at 4 Buxton Lane, Droylsden, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 10 born Ardwick, the son of Robert HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 56 Cardiff Street, Harpurhey, Lancashire, he was listed as single, an Assuranec Clerk, aged 20 born Manchester, the son of Robert HALSTEAD.4
James married May WILLIAMS in 1906 in the Bucklow registration district.5
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 20 Waverley Road, Moston, Lancashire, James was listed as aged 30 born Hulme, the Head of Household; an Insurance Agent, living with his wife May, son Frederick Owen, daughter Nora (married 4 years - 2 children - 2 living.)6
James died on 9 May 1931 at Minffordd, Knutsford Road, Alderley Edge, Cheshire.7,8 His estate was given Letters of Administration on 1 June 1931 at Manchester, Lancashire. The estate was valued at £303 3s 0d.8

Children of James Henry HALSTEAD and May WILLIAMS

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1881 - Ref 8c 746 - Chorlton."
  2. [S4336] 1881 Census for Ardwick, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3897 Folio:102 Page:15 (online image).
  3. [S4340] 1891 Census for Droylsden, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3283 Folio:040 Page:29 (online image).
  4. [S4353] 1901 Census for Harpurhey, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3776 Folio:106 Page:09 (online image).
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1906 - Ref 8a 360 - Bucklow."
  6. [S803] 1911 Census for Manchester, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:24252 Schedule:0134 (online image).
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1931 - Ref 8a 89 - Stockport aged 50."
  8. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

James HOLDING

#1891, b. 1816
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
     James HOLDING was born in 1816 at Tottington, Lancashire.
James married Elizabeth (?) before 1858.
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 325 Hyde Road, Gorton, Lancashire, James was listed as aged 65 born Tottingham, the Head of Household; a Nut & Bolt Maker, living with his wife Elizabeth, son-in-law Jos Chas HALSTEAD, daughter Elizabeth HALSTEAD, grandson Sydney Joshua HALSTEAD.1

Child of James HOLDING and Elizabeth (?)

Sources of Information:

  1. [S3763] 1881 Census for Gorton, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3902 Folio:087 Page:06 (online image).

Elizabeth (?)

#1892, b. 1816
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
     Her married name was HOLDING.
Elizabeth (?) was born in 1816 at Croft, Lancashire.
Elizabeth married James HOLDING before 1858.
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 325 Hyde Road, Gorton, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 65 born Croft, the wife of James HOLDING (a Nut & Bolt Maker, living with his wife Elizabeth, son-in-law Jos Chas HALSTEAD, daughter Elizabeth HALSTEAD, grandson Sydney Joshua HALSTEAD.)1 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 103 Church Lane, Gorton, Lancashire, she was listed as a widow, Independant from family, aged 75 born Croft, the mother-in-law of Joseph Charles HALSTEAD.2

Child of Elizabeth (?) and James HOLDING

Sources of Information:

  1. [S3763] 1881 Census for Gorton, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3902 Folio:087 Page:06 (online image).
  2. [S3768] 1891 Census for Gorton, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3175 Folio:116 Page:02 (online image).

Joseph Charles HALSTEAD

#1893, b. 30 July 1853
Last Edited=9 Dec 2016
Relationship
Grandson of John HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 44:Descendants of John HALSTEAD (1806-bef 1871)
     Joseph Charles HALSTEAD was born on 30 July 1853 at Penistone, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of Joshua HALSTEAD and Sarah Jane CROWTHER. Joseph Charles HALSTEAD was baptised on 20 October 1853 at Netherfield Congreational Church, Thurlstone, Yorkshire. In the census of 7 April 1861, he was listed as aged 9 born Penistone, a pupil in Providence Place, Mirfield, Yorkshire.2
Joseph married Elizabeth HOLDING, daughter of James HOLDING and Elizabeth (?), on 24 December 1879 at St Mark, West Gorton, Lancashire. He was an Engineer of full age, a bachelor residing in St James, Groton. His father was listed as Joshua HALSTEAD, an Engineer. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Thomas JAMES and Mary Emily HILTON.3,4 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 325 Hyde Road, Gorton, Lancashire, he was listed as married, an Engine Fitter, aged 27 born Penistone, Yorkshire, the son-in-law of James HOLDING.5
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 103 Church Lane, Gorton, Lancashire, Joseph was listed as aged 37 born Penistone, Yorkshire, the Head of Household; a Foreman Mechanic, living with his wife Elizabeth, daughter Gertrude, sons Sidney and Joe C, mother-in-law Elizabeth HOLDING.6 He witnessed the marriage of John Henry HALSTEAD and Margaret A DARWENT on 18 December 1893 at St James, Gorton, Lancashire.3,7
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 50 Church Lane, Gorton, Lancashire, Joseph was listed as aged 48 born Penistone, Yorkshire, the Head of Household; a Foreman Engine Fitter, living with his wife Elizabeth, daughter Gertrude, sons Joe C, Frederic and Ralph.8 He emigrated on 7 July 1904 to Buenos Aires on the VICTORIA.9
Joseph died. The last record that can be found for Joseph is his leaving for South America in 1904.
in 1939 his wife says that she is a widow.

Children of Joseph Charles HALSTEAD and Elizabeth HOLDING

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q3 1853 - Ref 9c 130 - Wortley."
  2. [S3762] 1861 Census for Mirfield, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3408 Folio:018 Page:29 (online image).
  3. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  4. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1879 - Ref 8c 787 - Chorlton."
  5. [S3763] 1881 Census for Gorton, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3902 Folio:087 Page:06 (online image).
  6. [S3768] 1891 Census for Gorton, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3175 Folio:116 Page:02 (online image).
  7. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1893 - Ref 8c 897 - Chorlton."
  8. [S3769] 1901 Census for Gorton, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3689 Folio:122 Page:15 (online image).
  9. [S3396] Website Outbound UK Passenger Lists (http://www.findmypast.co.uk).

Elizabeth HOLDING

#1894, b. 1858
Last Edited=18 Sep 2016
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Elizabeth HOLDING was born in 1858 at Booth, Lancashire. She was the daughter of James HOLDING and Elizabeth (?)
Elizabeth married Joseph Charles HALSTEAD, son of Joshua HALSTEAD and Sarah Jane CROWTHER, on 24 December 1879 at St Mark, West Gorton, Lancashire. She was of full age, a spinster residing in St Mark, Gorton. Her father was listed as James HOLDING, a Bolt Maker. After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by Thomas JAMES and Mary Emily HILTON.1,2 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 325 Hyde Road, Gorton, Lancashire, she was listed as married, aged 23 born Booth, the daughter of James HOLDING.3
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 103 Church Lane, Gorton, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 33 born Bootle, the wife of Joseph Charles HALSTEAD (a Foreman Mechanic, living with his wife Elizabeth, daughter Gertrude, sons Sidney and Joe C, mother-in-law Elizabeth HOLDING.)4
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 50 Church Lane, Gorton, Lancashire, she was listed as aged 43 born Bootle, the wife of Joseph Charles HALSTEAD (a Foreman Engine Fitter, living with his wife Elizabeth, daughter Gertrude, sons Joe C, Frederic and Ralph.)5
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 23 Brook Road, Gorton, Lancashire, Elizabeth was listed as married, aged 53 born Bootle, the Head of Household; living with her sons Joe, Frederick and Ralph (married 31 years - 5 children - 5 living.)6 She witnessed the death of Joseph Charles HALSTEAD; The last record that can be found for Joseph is his leaving for South America in 1904.
in 1939 his wife says that she is a widow. She was listed in the 1939Register taken on 29 September 1939 at 1 St Philips Road, Manchester, Lancashire. She was a widow, born 4 January 1858.7

Children of Elizabeth HOLDING and Joseph Charles HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1879 - Ref 8c 787 - Chorlton."
  3. [S3763] 1881 Census for Gorton, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3902 Folio:087 Page:06 (online image).
  4. [S3768] 1891 Census for Gorton, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3175 Folio:116 Page:02 (online image).
  5. [S3769] 1901 Census for Gorton, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3689 Folio:122 Page:15 (online image).
  6. [S747] 1911 Census for Gorton, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:23808 Schedule:0105 (online image).
  7. [S30] 1939 Register : (online image) "RG101/4494g/013."

Sydney Joshua Holden HALSTEAD

#1895, b. 1880, d. 1952
Last Edited=30 Mar 2016
Relationship
Great-grandson of John HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 44:Descendants of John HALSTEAD (1806-bef 1871)
     Sydney Joshua Holden HALSTEAD was born in 1880 at Gorton, Lancashire.1 He was the son of Joseph Charles HALSTEAD and Elizabeth HOLDING. In the census of 3 April 1881 at 325 Hyde Road, Gorton, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 4 months born Gorton, the grandson of James HOLDING.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 103 Church Lane, Gorton, Lancashire, he was listed as aged 10 born Gorton, the son of Joseph Charles HALSTEAD.3
Sydney married Lillie HALLWORTH on 20 December 1905 L. He was a Locomotive Fitter aged 25, a bachelor residing at 15 Osborne Road. His father was listed as Joseph Charles HALSTEAD, a Locomotive Fitter. Married in the Parish Church, according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church,After Banns. The marriage was witnessed by John RAWSON and Lillian BLAYDEN.4,5
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 15 Broadfield Road, Oldham, Lancashire, Sydney was listed as aged 28 born Manchester, the Head of Household; a Locomotive Fitter, living with his wife Lillie (married 5 years - no children.)6
His wife, Lillie, died in 1948 in the Manchester registration district.7
Sydney's death was registered in 1952 in the Manchester registration district.8

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q4 1880 - Ref 8c 702 - Chorlton."
  2. [S3763] 1881 Census for Gorton, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3902 Folio:087 Page:06 (online image).
  3. [S3768] 1891 Census for Gorton, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3175 Folio:116 Page:02 (online image).
  4. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1905 - Ref 8d 779 - Ashton."
  6. [S502] 1911 Census for Reddish, Cheshire:RG14 Piece:21417 Schedule:0443 (online image).
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1948 - Reg 10e 381 - Manchester aged 65."
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1952 - Ref 8d 154 - Manchester Aged 70."

Sarah Jane CROWTHER

#1896, b. 1832, d. 16 January 1916
Last Edited=20 Jun 2016
     Her married name was HALSTEAD.
Sarah Jane CROWTHER was born in 1832 at Leeds, Yorkshire.
Sarah married Joshua HALSTEAD, son of John HALSTEAD and Phoebe GREAVES, on 1 September 1852 at The Dissenters Chapel, Gorton, Lancashire. She was aged 20, a spinster residing at Gorton Villa, Openshaw. Her father was listed as Henry CROWTHER (deceased), a Butcher. According to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Independant Churches. The marriage was witnessed by Michael PEACOCK and Jane DOBIE.1,2,3
In the census of 7 April 1861 at Penistone Green, Penistone, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 28 born Leeds, the wife of Joshua HALSTEAD (a Locomotive Engineer, living with his wife Sarah Jane, daughters Hannah and Jane, sons John Henry and Arthur Frederick.)4 Sarah Jane HALSTEAD witnessed the marriage of Martha HALSTEAD and John MARSH on 30 April 1861 at St John the Baptist, Penistone, Yorkshire.1,5
Her husband, Joshua, died between 1871 and 1881.
In the census of 3 April 1881 at 2 Booth Street, Gorton, Lancashire, Sarah was listed as a widow, aged 49 born Leeds, Yorkshire, the Head of Household; living with her daughters Hannah and Ada, sons John, Richard and Melquiades.6
In the census of 5 April 1891 at 21 York Road, Birkdale, Lancashire, Sarah was listed as a widow, aged 59 born Leeds, Yorkshire, the Head of Household; Living on Own Means, living with her daughter Hannah P and son John Hy.7
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 24 Alma Road, Birkdale, Lancashire, Sarah was listed as a widow, aged 70 born Leeds, Yorkshire, the Head of Household; Living on Own Means, living with her daughters Hannah P and Ada Josephine.8 In the census of 2 April 1911 at 23 Carlisle Road, Birkdale, Lancashire, she was listed as a widow, of Private Means, aged 79 born Leeds, Yorkshire, the mother of Hannah Peacock HALSTEAD.9
Sarah died on 16 January 1916 at Belgrano, 23 Carlisle Road, Birkdale, Lancashire.10,11 Her estate was probated on 20 March 1917 at London. The estate was valued at £1,514 15s 9d.11

Children of Sarah Jane CROWTHER and Joshua HALSTEAD

Sources of Information:

  1. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S31] Website British Newspaper Archive (http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk) "Marriage notices - Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advisor 11 September 1852."
  3. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q3 1852 - Ref 8c 569 - Chorlton."
  4. [S3760] 1861 Census for Penistone, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3455 Folio:124 Page:12 (online image).
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1861 - Ref 9c 209 - Wortley."
  6. [S3764] 1881 Census for Gorton, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3903 Folio:121 Page:26 (online image).
  7. [S3766] 1891 Census for Birkdale, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3033 Folio:062 Page:13 (online image).
  8. [S3767] 1901 Census for Birkdale, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3533 Folio:078 Page:09 (online image).
  9. [S772] 1911 Census for Birkdale, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:22859 Schedule:0215 (online image).
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1916 - Ref 8b 1185 - Ormskirk aged 86."
  11. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Hannah Peacock HALSTEAD

#1897, b. 1855, d. 15 December 1927
Last Edited=12 Jun 2016
Relationship
Granddaughter of John HALSTEAD
Appears on charts
Chart 44:Descendants of John HALSTEAD (1806-bef 1871)
     Hannah Peacock HALSTEAD was born in 1855 at Calcutta, Howrah. She was the daughter of Joshua HALSTEAD and Sarah Jane CROWTHER. In the census of 7 April 1861 at Penistone Green, Penistone, Yorkshire, she was listed as aged 6 born Calcutta, India, the daughter of Joshua HALSTEAD.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 2 Booth Street, Gorton, Lancashire, she was listed as single, an unemployed Dressmaker, aged 26 born India, the daughter of Sarah Jane HALSTEAD.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 21 York Road, Birkdale, Lancashire, she was listed as single, Homework, aged 36 born Calcutta, India, the daughter of Sarah Jane HALSTEAD.3 Hannah Peacock HALSTEAD witnessed the marriage of Richard Lucio HALSTEAD and Kate Janet SENIOR on 14 December 1892 at St Peter, Birkdale, Lancashire.4,5 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 24 Alma Road, Birkdale, Lancashire, she was listed as single, Living on Own Means, aged 47 born Calcutta, India, the daughter of Sarah Jane HALSTEAD.6
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 23 Carlisle Road, Birkdale, Lancashire, Hannah was listed as aged 56 born Calcutta, India, the Head of Household; single, living with her mother Sarah Jane HALSTEAD and sister Adie HALSTEAD.7
Hannah died on 15 December 1927 at 23 Carlisle Road, Birkdale, Lancashire.8,9 Her estate was given Letters of Administration on 2 May 1928 at Liverpool, Lancashire. The estate was valued at £64 0s 0d.9

Sources of Information:

  1. [S3760] 1861 Census for Penistone, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3455 Folio:124 Page:12 (online image).
  2. [S3764] 1881 Census for Gorton, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3903 Folio:121 Page:26 (online image).
  3. [S3766] 1891 Census for Birkdale, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3033 Folio:062 Page:13 (online image).
  4. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  5. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1892 - Ref 8b 1150 - Ormskirk."
  6. [S3767] 1901 Census for Birkdale, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3533 Folio:078 Page:09 (online image).
  7. [S772] 1911 Census for Birkdale, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:22859 Schedule:0215 (online image).
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1927 - Ref 8b 899 - Ormskirk aged 73."
  9. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

John Henry HALSTEAD

#1898, b. 1859, d. 7 June 1941
Last Edited=12 Jun 2016
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Grandson of John HALSTEAD
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Chart 44:Descendants of John HALSTEAD (1806-bef 1871)
     John Henry HALSTEAD was born in 1859 at Calcutta, Howrah. He was the son of Joshua HALSTEAD and Sarah Jane CROWTHER. In the census of 7 April 1861 at Penistone Green, Penistone, Yorkshire, he was listed as aged 1 born Calcutta, India, the son of Joshua HALSTEAD.1 John Henry HALSTEAD witnessed the marriage of John Edward HOBSON and Jane HALSTEAD on 2 June 1880 at St Mark, West Gorton, Lancashire.2,3 In the census of 3 April 1881 at 2 Booth Street, Gorton, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Locomotive Draughtsman, aged 21 born India, the son of Sarah Jane HALSTEAD.4 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 21 York Road, Birkdale, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Mechanical Draughtsman, aged 31 born Calcutta, India, the son of Sarah Jane HALSTEAD.5 John Henry HALSTEAD witnessed the marriage of Richard Lucio HALSTEAD and Kate Janet SENIOR on 14 December 1892 at St Peter, Birkdale, Lancashire.2,6
John married Margaret A DARWENT on 18 December 1893 at St James, Gorton, Lancashire. He was an Engineer aged 34, a bachelor residing in Southport. His father was listed as Joshua HALSTEAD (deceased), an Engineer. After Licence. The marriage was witnessed by Joseph DARWENT and Jsoeph C HALSTEAD.2,7 John Henry HALSTEAD travelled to Montevideo on 15 November 1899. They sailed on the Orotava from Liverpool. John a Clerk, both shown as adult.8 He travelled to Liverpool, Lancashire on 21 May 1905. J H HALSTEAD an Engineer.9 He travelled to Montevideo on 1 September 1905. They sailed on the Gaelic from Liverpool. John a Merchant, both shown as adult.8 He travelled to Liverpool, Lancashire on 27 June 1910.9 He travelled to Montevideo on 5 October 1910. They sailed on the Oriana from Liverpool. J and Mrs HALSTEAD both shown as adult.8 He travelled to London on 26 July 1920. John was 61 and Margaret 55 - they travelled 1st class.9 He travelled to Montevideo on 15 October 1920. They sailed on the Desna from Liverpool. John 61 (an Engineer), Margaret 55.8 He travelled to Liverpool, Lancashire on 15 May 1925. He was a Locomotive Superintendant aged 66, his wife aged 56, bound for Carlisle Road, Birkdale.9 He travelled to Buenos Aires on 5 September 1925. They sailed on the Darro from Liverpool. John H aged 66 (an Engineer), Margaret A 60. Laster address in the UK - 23 Carlisle Road, Birkdale, Lancashire.8
John died on 7 June 1941 at Camino Castro 576 Prado, Montevideo.10 His estate was given Letters of Administration on 7 March 1945 at Manchester, Lancashire. The estate was valued at £30 8s 7d (in the UK.)10

Sources of Information:

  1. [S3760] 1861 Census for Penistone, Yorkshire:RG09 Piece:3455 Folio:124 Page:12 (online image).
  2. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  3. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q2 1880 - Ref 8c 818 - Chorlton."
  4. [S3764] 1881 Census for Gorton, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3903 Folio:121 Page:26 (online image).
  5. [S3766] 1891 Census for Birkdale, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3033 Folio:062 Page:13 (online image).
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1892 - Ref 8b 1150 - Ormskirk."
  7. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1893 - Ref 8c 897 - Chorlton."
  8. [S3396] Website Outbound UK Passenger Lists (http://www.findmypast.co.uk).
  9. [S3397] Website Inbound UK Passenger Lists (http://www.ancestry.co.uk).
  10. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).

Ada Josephine HALSTEAD

#1899, b. 25 January 1862, d. 15 May 1934
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
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Granddaughter of John HALSTEAD
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Chart 44:Descendants of John HALSTEAD (1806-bef 1871)
     Ada Josephine HALSTEAD was born on 25 January 1862 at Green, Penistone, Yorkshire. Father Joshua HALSTEAD, an Engine Fitter - mother Sarah Jane HALSTEAD formerly CROWTHER - registered on 25 February 1862 by Sarah Jane HALSTEAD, mother.1,2 She was the daughter of Joshua HALSTEAD and Sarah Jane CROWTHER. In the census of 3 April 1881 at 2 Booth Street, Gorton, Lancashire, she was listed as single, aged 19 born Penistone, Yorkshire, the daughter of Sarah Jane HALSTEAD.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 at 755 Hyde Road, Gorton, Lancashire, she was listed as single, aged 29 born Penistone, Yorkshire, a Visitor of Elizabeth KIRK.4 Ada Josephine HALSTEAD witnessed the marriage of Richard Lucio HALSTEAD and Kate Janet SENIOR on 14 December 1892 at St Peter, Birkdale, Lancashire.5,6 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 24 Alma Road, Birkdale, Lancashire, she was listed as single, Living on Own Means, aged 39 born Penistone, Yorkshire, the daughter of Sarah Jane HALSTEAD.7 In the census of 2 April 1911 at 23 Carlisle Road, Birkdale, Lancashire, she was listed as single, aged 49 born Penistone, Yorkshire, the sister (shown as daughter) of Hannah Peacock HALSTEAD.8 Ada Josephine HALSTEAD was granted Letters of Administration on the estate of Hannah Peacock HALSTEAD on 2 May 1928 at Liverpool, Lancashire; £64 0s 0d.9
Ada died on 15 May 1934 at Belgrano, Haldon Avenue, Teignmouth, Devon, at the age of 72.10

Sources of Information:

  1. [S4] Original birth certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  2. [S1] GRO Indexes to Births. "Q1 1862 - Ref 9c 164 - Wortley."
  3. [S3764] 1881 Census for Gorton, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3903 Folio:121 Page:26 (online image).
  4. [S3771] 1891 Census for Gorton, Lancashire:RG12 Piece:3176 Folio:089 Page:12 (online image).
  5. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  6. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1892 - Ref 8b 1150 - Ormskirk."
  7. [S3767] 1901 Census for Birkdale, Lancashire:RG13 Piece:3533 Folio:078 Page:09 (online image).
  8. [S772] 1911 Census for Birkdale, Lancashire:RG14 Piece:22859 Schedule:0215 (online image).
  9. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q2 1934 - Ref 5b 134 - Teignmouth aged 70."

Richard Lucio HALSTEAD

#1900, b. 1864, d. 17 March 1917
Last Edited=13 Jun 2016
Relationship
Grandson of John HALSTEAD
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Chart 44:Descendants of John HALSTEAD (1806-bef 1871)
     Richard Lucio HALSTEAD was born in 1864. He was the son of Joshua HALSTEAD and Sarah Jane CROWTHER. In the census of 3 April 1881 at 2 Booth Street, Gorton, Lancashire, he was listed as single, a Pupil Teacher, aged 17 born Spain, the son of Sarah Jane HALSTEAD.1 Richard immigrated from Buenos Aires arriving on 13 May 1892 He arrived at Southampton on the Coleridge. shown just a Mr HALSTEAD.2
Richard married Kate Janet SENIOR on 14 December 1892 at St Peter, Birkdale, Lancashire. He was a Mechanical Engineer aged 28, a bachelor residing in Alma Road. His father was listed as Joshua HALSTEAD, an Engineer. By Banns. The marriage was witnessed by John H HALSTEAD, Ada Josephine HALSTEAD and Hannah P HALSTEAD.3,4 Richard Lucio HALSTEAD travelled to Buenos Aires, Argentina on 14 February 1893. They sailed on the Wordsworth from London. Richard and Kate both listed as adult.5 He travelled to Buenos Aires, Argentina on 2 August 1900. They sailed on the Beacon Grange from Newport. R L 38, Evelyn 32, R L 4, Isabel 2, Vincent 1.5 Richard immigrated from Montevideo arriving on 28 September 1903 He arrived at Liverpool on the Orissa.2 He travelled to Buenos Aires, Argentina on 19 November 1903. They sailed on the Southern Cross from London. Richard aged 39 (a Estauciser), Kate 35, Ronald 8, Isabel 4, Richard 3.5 He emigrated on 27 October 1906 to Buenos Aires, Argentina, He sailed on the Amazon from Southampton. He was listed as married but with no age.5 Richard immigrated from Buenos Aires, Argentina, arriving in January 1907 He arrived at Southampton on the Nile.2 He travelled to Buenos Aires, Argentina on 15 March 1912. They sailed on the Asturias from Southampton. They were married but no ages as shown.5 He travelled to Buenos Aires, Argentina on 25 May 1912. They arrived in Southampton, Hampshire on the Danube.2
His wife, Kate, died on 5 November 1916 at Cleveland Lodge, Dorking, Surrey.6,7,8 Richard Lucio HALSTEAD was granted Letters of Administration on the estate of Kate Janet HALSTEAD on 7 February 1917 at London; £596 0s 6d.7
Richard died on 17 March 1917 at Cleveland Lodge, Dorking, Surrey.9,7 His estate was probated on 3 July 1917 at London, London. The estate was valued at £35,943 9d 4d.7

Children of Richard Lucio HALSTEAD and Kate Janet SENIOR

Sources of Information:

  1. [S3764] 1881 Census for Gorton, Lancashire:RG11 Piece:3903 Folio:121 Page:26 (online image).
  2. [S3397] Website Inbound UK Passenger Lists (http://www.ancestry.co.uk).
  3. [S5] Original marriage certificate held - Copy available - See certificates page.
  4. [S2] GRO Indexes to Marriages. "Q4 1892 - Ref 8b 1150 - Ormskirk."
  5. [S3396] Website Outbound UK Passenger Lists (http://www.findmypast.co.uk).
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q4 1916 - Ref 2a 270 - Dorking aged 49."
  7. [S14] Website National Probate Indexes for England & Wales (https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk/#wills).
  8. [S31] Website British Newspaper Archive (http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk) "Surrey Advertiser - Saturday 11 November 1916."
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes to Deaths. "Q1 1917 - Ref 2a 351 - Dorking aged 53."