John ATHERTON

Male 1890 - 1959  (68 years)


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  • Name John ATHERTON 
    Born 17 Oct 1890  Hindley, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From Lancs OPC: Baptism: 5 Nov 1890 All Saints, Hindley, Lancashire, England
      John Atherton - [Child] of Joseph Atherton & Sarah
      Born: 17 Oct 1890
      Abode: Hindley Green
      Occupation: Collier
      Notes: P
      Baptised by: F.B.A.Miller Curate
      Register: Baptisms 1886 - 1893, Page 125, Entry 998
      Source: LDS Film 93748
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Motor Driver 
    Died 11 Feb 1959  Atherton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I12496  Atherton
    Last Modified 16 Aug 2017 

    Father Joseph ATHERTON,   b. 25 Nov 1862, Hindley, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Oct 1907 and Dec 1907, Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Mother Sarah HOSKER,   b. Est 1862, Bickershaw, Abram, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 12 May 1883  Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From Lancs OPC:
      Marriage: 12 May 1883 St John the Evangelist, Abram, Lancashire, England
      Joseph Atherton - (X), 20 Collier Bachelor of Bickershaw
      Sarah Hosker - (X), 21 Spinster of Bickershaw
      Groom`s Father: Edward Atherton, Stableman
      Bride`s Father: James Hosker, Deceased
      Witness: Peter Hodson, (X); Elizabeth Ratcliffe, (X)
      Married by Banns by: Hewett Linton Vicar
      Register: Marriages 1854 - 1894, Page 136, Entry 273
      Source: LDS Film 1885643
    Family ID F352  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Florence TONGE,   b. 1 Feb 1891, Leigh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1969, Atherton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married Between Oct 1914 and Dec 1914  Leigh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Alice ATHERTON,   b. Between Jan 1916 and Mar 1916, Leigh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1919, Atherton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 3 years)
     2. Joseph ATHERTON,   b. 2 Jun 1917, Leigh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1978, Leigh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     3. R. ATHERTON
     4. B. ATHERTON
    Last Modified 16 Aug 2017 
    Family ID F9639  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Oct 1890 - Hindley, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Between Oct 1914 and Dec 1914 - Leigh, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Feb 1959 - Atherton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • In the 1891 Census living at 53 Corner Lane, Hindley, Lancs was Joseph Atherton Head M 31 Coal Miner b. Hindley, Sarah Atherton Wife M 29 b. Bickershaw Lancs, Edith Atherton Dau 7 Scholar b. Bickershaw, Edward J Atherton Son 6 Scholar b. Bickershaw, Ralph Atherton Son 2 b. Bickershaw, John Atherton Son 5m b. Bickershaw.In the 1901 Census living at 911 Atherton Rd, Hindley, Lancs was Joseph Atherton Head M 41 Coal Miner Hewer b. Hindley, Sarah Atherton Wife M 41 b. Bickershaw Lancs, Ada Atherton Dau S 17 Pit Brow Coal Screener above b. Hindley, James Edward Atherton Son 16 Coal Miner Pony Driver below ground b. Hindley, Ralph Atherton Son 12 b. Hindley, John Atherton Son 10 b. Hindley, Joseph Atherton Son 7 b. Hindley, Wilfred Atherton Son 8m b. Hindley.
      In the 1911 Census living at 921 Atherton Rd, Hindley Green, Lancs was Sarah Atherton Head Wid 30 (Deleted info - M 30 years - 9 ch b. alive, 7 still living, 2 died) Looking after home b. Hindley Lancs, Ralph Atherton Son S 22 Colliery Labourer below ground b. Hindley, John Atherton Son S 20 Motor Driver b. Hindley, Joseph Atherton Son S 17 Colliery Labourer below ground b. Hindley, Wilfred Atherton Son 10 School b. Hindley, Sarah Ellen Atherton Dau 7 School b. Hindley. Also at home was Percy Hendrick Adopted S 23 Collier Labourer below ground b. Hindley.
    • In the 1939 Register living at 170 Wigan Road , Atherton U.D., Lancashire, England was John Atherton M Motor Lorry Driver (for Earthenware Manufacturer), Florence Athertomn M UDD, Joseph Atherton S Maintenance Fitter Gas & Water Dept - Also Auxiliary Fire Service, Robert Atherton S Assistant Gardner (Private House), Betty Atherton (KNOWLES) S Shorthand Typist Cotton Mill.