Alfred ATHERTON

Male 1868 - 1956  (88 years)


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  • Name Alfred ATHERTON 
    Born 10 Jan 1868  Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Colliery Clerk 
    Died Between Oct 1956 and Dec 1956  Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age: 88y 
    Person ID I12908  Atherton
    Last Modified 14 Nov 2017 

    Father Edmund ATHERTON,   b. Between Oct 1846 and Dec 1846, Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Jul 1909 and Sep 1909, Warrington, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years) 
    Mother Jane ASHURST,   b. Est 1846, Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Jul 1906 and Sep 1906, Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Married Between Jan 1870 and Mar 1870  Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From Lancs OPC:
      Marriage: 1 Jan 1870 St George, Wigan, Lancashire, England
      Edward Atherton - Full Collier Bachelor of Chapel Lane
      Jane Ashurst - (X), Full Spinster of Chapel Lane
      Groom`s Father: Thomas Atherton, Collier
      Bride`s Father: Henry Ashurst, Weaver
      Witness: Alexander Smith; Ann Smith, (X)
      Married by Banns by: Philip Hains
      Register: Marriages 1867 - 1873, Page 108, Entry 216
      Source: LDS Film 1885726
    Family ID F197  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Edith Hope SHAW,   b. 20 Aug 1871, Lymm, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Jan 1947 and Mar 1947, Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 7 Nov 1894  Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From Lancs OPC:
      Marriage: 7 Nov 1894 All Saints, Wigan, Lancashire, England
      Alfred Atherton - 26 Clerk Bachelor of 113 Ince Green Lane
      Edith Hope Shaw - 23 Tailoress Spinster of 22 Richmond St.
      Groom`s Father: Edward Atherton, Miner
      Bride`s Father: Peter Shaw, Gardener
      Witness: James Parkinson; Sarah Jane Atherton
      Married by Banns by: A. C. Brown Curate
      Register: Marriages 1888 - 1898, Page 157, Entry 313
      Source: LDS Film 1885699
    Children 
     1. Horace Frederick ATHERTON,   b. Between Jan 1896 and Mar 1896, Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1917, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 21 years)
     2. Florence ATHERTON,   b. Between Jul 1897 and Sep 1897, Hindley, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Alfred ATHERTON,   b. 19 Jan 1900, Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Jan 1977 and Mar 1977, Hove, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     4. Sydney ATHERTON,   b. Between Oct 1902 and Dec 1902, Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Apr 1903 and Jun 1903, Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     5. Jenny ATHERTON,   b. Between Jan 1904 and Mar 1904, Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F661  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Jan 1868 - Wigan, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Nov 1894 - Wigan, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Age: 88y - Between Oct 1956 and Dec 1956 - Wigan, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Is Alfred an Atherton or an Ashurst?In the 1871 Census living at 24 Bridgewater St, Ince in Makerfield, Lancs was Edmund Atherton Head M 24 C Collier Miner b. Ince, Jane Atherton Wife M 24 b. Wigan Lancs, Alfred Atherton Son 3 b. Wigan, Alice A Atherton Dau 1 b. Wigan.In the 1881 Census living at 38 Bridgewater St, Ince in Makerfield, Lancs was Edmund Atherton Head M 34 Coal Miner b. Ince, Jane Atherton Wife M 35 b. Wigan Lancs, Alfred Atherton Son 13 Scholar b. Wigan, Alice A Atherton Dau 11 Scholar b. Wigan, Sarah J Atherton Dau 9 Scholar b. Ince, Selina Atherton Dau 7 Scholar b. Ince, Ellen Atherton Dau 5 Scholar b. Ince, Thomas Atherton Son 3 b. Ince, Amelia Atherton Dau 10m b. Ince. Also at home was John Ashurst Brother in Law M 27 Coal Miner b. Wigan, Elizabeth Ashurst Sister in Law M 22 Reeler in Cotton Mill b. Wigan.In the 1891 Census living at 74 Ince G Lane, Ince in Makerfield, Lancs was Edmund Atherton Head M 44 Coal Miner b. Ince, Jane Atherton Wife M 45 b. Wigan Lancs, Alfred Atherton Son S 23 Colliery Clerk b. Wigan, Alice Atherton Dau S 21 Cotton Reeler b. Wigan, Sarah Atherton Dau S 19 Drapers Assistant b. Ince, Selina Atherton Dau S 16 Cotton Reeler b. Ince, Ellen Atherton Dau 14 Tailoress b. Ince, Thomas Atherton Son 13 Scholar b. Ince, Amelia Atherton Dau 10 Scholar b. Ince, Clara Atherton Dau 7 Scholar b. Ince, Frederick Atherton Son 5 Scholar b. Ince.In the 1901 Census living at 100 Wigan Rd, Hindley, Lancs was Alfred Atherton Head M 33 Colliery Clerk b. Wigan Lancs, Edith Hope Atherton Wife M 29 b. Lymm Cheshire, Horace F Atherton Son 5 b. Hindley, Florence Atherton Dau 3 b. Hindley, Alfred Atherton Son 1 b. Hindley. Also at home was James Roberts Boarder S 21 Boiler Smith b. Hindley.In the 1911 Census living at 106 Lily Lane, Platt Bridge, Wigan, Lancs was Alfred Atherton Head M 43 Colliery Clerk b. Wigan Lancs, Edith Hope Atherton Wife M (16 years) 39 (5 ch b. alive, 4 still living, 1 died) b. Lymm Cheshire, Horace Frederick Atherton Son 15 Colliery Haulage Hand underground b. Hindley, Florence Atherton Dau 13 b. Hindley, Alfred Atherton Son 11 b. Hindley, Jenny Atherton Dau 7 b. Hindley.
    • In the 1939 Register living at 182 Warrington Road , Wigan C.B., Lancashire, England was Alfred Atherton M Colliery Clerk Retd, Edith H Atherton M UDD.

  • Sources 
    1. [S14501006] 1939 Register.