Alfred ATHERTON

Male 1860 - 1929  (69 years)


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  • Name Alfred ATHERTON 
    Born 9 Jan 1860  Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From Lancs OPC: Baptism: 16 Jan 1860 All Saints, Wigan, Lancashire, England
      Alfred Atherton - [Child] of James Atherton & Ann
      Born: 9 Jan 1860
      Abode: Spring Gardens
      Occupation: Collier
      Baptised by: C.H. Newbold Clerk in Orders
      Register: Baptisms 1857 - 1861, Page 253, Entry 2019
      Source: LDS Film 1885682
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Coal Miner Hewer 
    Died 6 Dec 1929  Leigh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I12123  Atherton
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2017 

    Father James ATHERTON,   b. Est 1826, Pemberton, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1901 and 1911  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Mother Ann STEVENSON,   b. Est 1828,   d. Between Oct 1898 and Dec 1898, Leigh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married 19 Jul 1846  Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F396  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martha WALSH,   b. Est 1861, Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1939, Leigh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Married 14 Oct 1878  Ince in Makerfield, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From Lancs OPC: Marriage: 14 Oct 1878 Christ Church, Ince, Lancs.
      Alfred Atherton - (X), 20, Collier, Bachelor, Broom Street
      Martha Walsh - (X), 18, Spinster, Victoria Street
      Groom`s Father: James Atherton, Collier
      Witness: John Rowlands, (X); Margaret Ashurst, (X)
      Married by Banns by: James C Lees
      Register: Marriages 1873 - 1879, Page 214, Entry 428
      Source: Original Register at Wigan Archives
    Children 
     1. Adam ATHERTON,   b. 29 Mar 1879, Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Jul 1880 and Sep 1880, Leigh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     2. Jane ATHERTON,   b. 27 Jun 1881, Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Joseph ATHERTON,   b. 11 Mar 1884, Leigh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. James ATHERTON,   b. 24 Jan 1886, Leigh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1917, Ypres, Flanders, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)
     5. Fred ATHERTON,   b. Between Apr 1888 and Jun 1888, Leigh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1894, Leigh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 6 years)
     6. Alfred ATHERTON,   b. Between Jul 1890 and Sep 1890, Leigh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1972, Leigh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years)
     7. Fred ATHERTON,   b. Between Jan 1896 and Mar 1896, Leigh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Wilfred ATHERTON,   b. Between Jan 1899 and Mar 1899, Leigh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Jan 1969 and Mar 1969, Leigh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years)
     9. Percy ATHERTON,   b. 4 Jun 1901, Leigh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Martha ATHERTON,   b. Between Oct 1903 and Dec 1903, Leigh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F400  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Jan 1860 - Wigan, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Oct 1878 - Ince in Makerfield, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Dec 1929 - Leigh, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • In the 1861 Census living at 43 Spring Gardens, Wigan, Lancs was James Atherton Head M 35 Coal Miner b. Pemberton Lancs, Ann Atherton Wife M 32 b. Wigan, Alice Atherton Dau 15 Cotton Spinner b. Wigan, Ann Atherton Dau 11 Cotton Spinner b. Wigan, Joseph Atherton Son 8 Scholar b. Pemberton, Robert Atherton Son 5 Scholar b. Wigan, William Atherton Son 3 b. Barnsley Yorks, Alfred Atherton Son 1 b. Wigan.In the 1871 Census living at Brackley St, Pemberton, Lancs was James Atherton Head M 46 Coal Miner b. Pemberton, Ann Atherton Wife M 42 b. Wigan Lancs, Ann Atherton Dau Unm 20 Cotton Factory Operative b. Wigan, Joseph Atherton Son Unm 18 Coal Miner b. Pemberton, Robert Atherton Son 16 Coal Miner b. Wigan, William Atherton Son 14 Coal Miner b. Barnsley Yorks, Alfred Atherton Son 12 Scholar b. Wigan, Thomas Atherton Son 10 Scholar b. Wigan, Edward Atherton Son 8 Scholar b. Wigan, James Atherton Son 4 Scholar b. Pemberton, Adam Atherton Son 1 b. Pemberton.In the 1881 Census living at 7 Atherton St, Pemberton, Lancs was Alfred Atherton Head M 21 Coal Miner b. Wigan Lancs, Martha Atherton Wife M 19 Cotton Spinner b. Wigan.In the 1891 Census living at 181 Kirkhall Lane, Westleigh, Leigh, Lancs was Alfred Atherton Head M 31 Coal Miner b. Wigan Lancs, Martha Atherton Wife M 29 b. Wigan Lancs, Jane Atherton Dau 9 b. Wigan, Joseph Atherton Son 7 b. Westleigh, James Atherton Son 5 b. Westleigh, Fred Atherton Son 2 b. Westleigh, Alfred Atherton Son 8m b. Westleigh.In the 1901 Census living at 167 Glebe St, Leigh, Lancs was Alfred Atherton Head M 41 Coal Hewer b. Wigan Lancs, Martha Atherton Wife M 39 b. Wigan, Jane Atherton Dau S 19 Cotton Weaver b. Pemberton, Joseph Atherton Son 17 Cotton Cardroom Hand b. Leigh, James Atherton Son 15 Coal Drawer under grond b. Leigh, Alfred Atherton Son 10 b. Leigh, Fred Atherton Son 5 b. Leigh, Wilfred Atherton Son 2 b. Leigh. Also at home was Richard Hornby Boarder S 28.In the 1911 Census living at 167 Glebe St, Leigh, Lancs was Alfred Atherton Head M 51 Coal Miner Hewer b. Wigan Lancs, Martha Atherton Wife M (32 years) 49 (10 ch b. alive, 8 still living, 2 died) b. Wigan, Jane Atherton Dau S 29 Wearing Weaver b. Wigan, Alfred Atherton Son S 20 Coal Miner Hewer b. Leigh, Fred Atherton Son 15 Scavenger Cotton Skinning b. Leigh, Wilfred Atherton Son 12 b. Leigh, Percy Atherton Son 9 b. Leigh, Martha Atherton Dau 7 b. Leigh.