Amos ATHERTON

Male 1840 - 1925  (~ 85 years)


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  • Name Amos ATHERTON 
    Born Between Jan 1840 and Mar 1840  Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From Lancs OPC: Baptism: 15 Mar 1840 St John, Preston, Lancashire, England
      Amos Atherton - [Child] of Amos Atherton & Elizabeth
      Abode: Stanley St
      Occupation: Carder
      Baptised by: J.C. Whish
      Register: Baptisms 1838 - 1840, Page 253, Entry 2022
      Source: LDS Film 1278755
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Cotton Mule Skinner 
    Died Between Jan 1925 and Mar 1925  Blackburn, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age: 85y 
    Person ID I1953  Atherton
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2017 

    Father Amos ATHERTON,   b. Est 1816, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Jul 1866 and Sep 1866, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 50 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth RILEY,   b. Est 1821, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Jul 1896 and Sep 1896, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married 5 Dec 1835  Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From Lancs OPC: Marriage: 5 Dec 1835 St John, Preston, Lancashire, England
      Amos Atherton - Bachelor, this Parish
      Elizabeth Riley - (X), Spinster, this Parish
      Witness: Emmanuel Wilson; Elizabeth Dagger, (X)
      Married by Banns by: J. Rigg
      Register: Marriages 1833 - 1837, Page 256, Entry 767
      Source: LDS Film 94015
    Family ID F1342  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret PORTER,   b. Est 1842, Farington, Preston, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1 Nov 1863  Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From Lancs OPC: Marriage: 1 Nov 1863 St John, Preston, Lancashire, England
      Amos Atherton - 22, Spinner, Bachelor, Barlow Street
      Margaret Porter - (X), 21, Frame Tenter, Spinster, Greenbank Street
      Groom`s Father: Amos Atherton, Carder
      Bride`s Father: Richard Porter, Engine Tenter
      Witness: Joseph Riley; Elizabeth Porter
      Married by Banns by: Thos Johnson Curate
      Register: Marriages 1863 - 1864, Page 43, Entry 86
      Source: LDS Film 93997
    Children 
     1. Alice ATHERTON,   b. Between Oct 1864 and Dec 1864, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. John Thomas ATHERTON,   b. Between Oct 1866 and Dec 1866, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Richard ATHERTON,   b. Between Oct 1868 and Dec 1868, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Amos ATHERTON,   b. Between Jul 1870 and Sep 1870, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1871 and 1872  (Age ~ 0 years)
     5. Sarah Ann ATHERTON,   b. Between Jul 1871 and Sep 1871, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Amos ATHERTON,   b. Between Jan 1873 and Mar 1873, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1873, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     7. Mary Jane ATHERTON,   b. Between Apr 1874 and Jun 1874, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1874, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     8. Mary Jane ATHERTON,   b. Between Jul 1875 and Sep 1875, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Oct 1876 and Dec 1876, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 1 years)
     9. Maggy ATHERTON,   b. Between Jul 1876 and Sep 1876, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1876, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     10. Amos ATHERTON,   b. Between Jan 1878 and Mar 1878, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1878, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     11. Maggie ATHERTON,   b. Between Apr 1880 and Jun 1880, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     12. Albert ATHERTON,   b. Between Jan 1883 and Mar 1883, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Jul 1883 and Sep 1883, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F558  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Between Jan 1840 and Mar 1840 - Preston, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Nov 1863 - Preston, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Age: 85y - Between Jan 1925 and Mar 1925 - Blackburn, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • In the 1841 Census living at Stanley St, Preston, Lancs was Amos Atherton 25 Overlooker Cotton `Y` to born in County, Betty Atherton 25 Y, Thomas Atherton 3 Y, Amos Atherton 1 Y. At same address was Jane Howarth 75 Y.In the 1851 Census living at 24 Bk Blacon Street Preston, Lancs was Amos Atherton Head M 35 Overlooker Cotton Mill b. Preston, Betty Atherton Wife M 35 Cotton Frame Tenter b. Preston, Thomas Atherton Son 13 Cotton Piecer b. Preston, Amos Atherton Son 11 Cotton Creeler b. Preston, John Atherton Son 3 Scholar b. Preston. Also at home was Alice Riley Wifes Guest U 61 Housekeeper b. Hothersall(?) Lancs.In the 1861 Census living at 50 Aquaduct St, Preston, Lancs was Amos Atherton Boarder [In Law?] M 45 Card Master b. Preston, Betty atherton Wife M 45 Frame Tenter b. Preston, Amos Atherton Son S 21 C Spinner b. Preston, John Atherton Son 14 C Reeler b. Preston. Head was James Riley M 45 Railway Policeman b. Preston, Alice Riley Wife M 36 b. Wheelton Lancs, Isabella Riley Dau 14, James Riley Son 3.In the 1871 Census living at 18 Croft Street Ashton Broughton Lancs was Amos Atherton Head M 30 Cotton Spinner b. Preston Lancs, Margaret Atherton Wife M 29 Cotton Rover b. Farington Lancs, Alice Atherton Dau 6 Scholar b. Preston, John Thomas Atherton Son 4 b. Preston, Richard Atherton Son 2 b. Preston, Elizabeth Porter Mother in Law Wid 65 ????? b. Farington Lancs, Betty Atherton Mother Wid 56 Cotton Rover b. Preston. Also at home were 2 Boarders - William Henry Nelson 11 Cotton Piecer half time and Thomas Edward Barrow 5 weeks both b. Preston.In the 1881 Census living at 2 Ashton New Road Lea Ashton Ingol 7 Cottam Lancs was Amos Atherton Head M 40 Cotton Spinner b. Preston Lancs, Margaret Atherton Wife M 37 Cotton Rover b. Farrington Lancs, Alice Atherton Dau Unm 17 Cotton Weaver b. Preston, John T Atherton Son 14 Cotton Piecer b. Preston, Richard Atherton Son 12 Scholar b. Preston, Sarah A Atherton Dau 9 Scholar b. Preston, Maggie Atherton Dau 10m b. Ashton Lancs, Elizabeth Parker Mother in Law W 70 b. Ashton, Thomas Eastham Boarder 15 b. Longton Lancs, Betty Atherton Mother W 65 b. Preston.In the 1891 Census living at Strand Street West Marsh(?) Cottage Ashton upon Ribble Lancs was Amos Atherton Head M 51 Cotton Mule Sklinner b. Preston, Margaret Atherton Head M 48 b. Farington Lancs, John T Atherton Son S 25 Ry Engine Fireman b. Preston Lancs, Richard Atherton Son S 21 Cotton Winding Tracker b. Preston, Sarah A Atherton Dau S 19 Cotton Weaver b. Preston, Maggie Atherton Dau 10 Scholar b. Preston, Betty Atherton Mother Wid 70 b. Preston.In the 1901 Census living at 11 Fazackerley St Preston Lancs was Amos Atherton Head M 61 b. Preston, Margaret Atherton Wife M 59 b. Leyland Lancs, Margaret Atherton Dau S 20 Cotton Weaver b. Preston.
      In the 1911 Census living at 5 Markham St, Preston, Lancs was Amos Atherton Father in Law M 71 Out of Work b. Preston, Margarite(sic) Atherton Mother in Law M (48 years) 68 b. Farrington Lancs. Head was Richard Worthington M 38 Telegraph Foreman b. Audenshaw Lancs, Sarah Ann Worthington Wife M (3 years) 39 (1 ch b. alive, 1 still living) b. Preston, Hannah Proctor Step Dau 16, Amos Atherton Proctor Step Son 14, Maude Proctor Step Dau 13, Alice Proctor Step Dau 8, Maria Worthington Dau 2.