James ATHERTON

Male 1849 - 1926  (77 years)


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  • Name James ATHERTON 
    Born 14 Jan 1849  Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Cotton Overlooker/Grocer 
    Died 9 Jun 1926  Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I2206  Atherton
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2017 

    Father John ATHERTON,   b. 4 Jan 1823, Chaigley, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1896, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Emma WOODS,   b. 19 Apr 1821, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1891, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 3 Jun 1843  Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F5301  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Theresa COOPER,   b. Est 1850, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Between Jan 1870 and Mar 1870  Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Emma ATHERTON,   b. Between Jul 1870 and Sep 1870, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1959, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 89 years)
     2. Mary Ann ATHERTON,   b. Between Apr 1872 and Jun 1872, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Oct 1873 and Dec 1873, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 1 years)
     3. John ATHERTON,   b. 10 Mar 1874, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1940, Lowden, Perth, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     4. Isabella ATHERTON,   b. Between Apr 1876 and Jun 1876, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Apr 1876 and Jun 1876, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     5. Agnes ATHERTON,   b. 26 Nov 1883, Burnley, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1888, Burnley, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F4166  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Jan 1849 - Preston, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Between Jan 1870 and Mar 1870 - Preston, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Jun 1926 - Preston, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • In the 1851 Census living at 7 Dawson Street Preston Lancs was John Atherton Head M John Atherton Head M 28 Overlooker Power Loom Cotton b. Caighley (sic) Lancs, Emma Atherton Wife M 39 (sic) b. Preston Lancs, Jane Atherton Dau 4 Scholar b. Preston, Jas Atherton Son 2 b. Preston, Wm Atherton Son 3m b. Preston. Also at home was Margaret Sumner Lodger U 25 Powerloom Weaver Cotton b. Preston.
    • In the 1861 Census living at 132 Victoria Street Preston Lancs was John Atherton Head M 38 Overlooker Power Loom b. Chaigley Lancs, Emma Atherton Wife M 39 House Keeper b. Preston Lancs, Jane Atherton Dau 14 Cotton Weaver b. Preston, James Atherton Son 12 Cotton Weaver b. Preston, William Atherton Son 10 Scholar b. Preston, Joseph Atherton Son 8 Scholar b. Preston, John Atherton Son 5 Scholar b. Preston, Thomas Atherton Son 5m b. Preston. Also at home was Mary Ann Atherton Niece 8 Scholar b. Preston. [Mary Ann yet to be identified, probably b. Q4 1852 Preston - mother an `ATHERTON`].
    • In the 1871 Census living at 4 Oakley Street Preston Lancs was James Atherton Head M 22 Lab Cotton Mill b. Preston, Theresa Atherton Wife M 21 Weaver Cotton Mill b. Preston, Emma Atherton Dau 8m b. Preston
    • In the 1881 Census living at 50 Meadow Street Preston Lancs was John Atherton Head M 58 Cotton Weaving Manager b. Chaigley Lancs, Emma Atherton Wife M 59 b. Preston, James Atherton Son M 32 Cotton Weaving Overlooker b. Preston, William Atherton Son Unm 30 Tailor b. Preston, Joseph Atherton Son Unm 27 Slasher at Cotton Mill b. Preston, Thomas Atherton Son Unm 20 Pupil Teacher b. Preston, Sarah Emma Atherton Dau 15 Cotton Weaver b. Preston, Emma Atherton Grand Dau 10 Scholar b. Preston, John Atherton Grand Son 7 Scholar b. Preston.
    • In the 1891 Census living at 17 Rigby Street Preston Lancs was James Atherton Head M 42 Cotton Overlooker b. Preston, Emma Atherton Dau S 20 Cotton Weaver b. Preston.
    • 1901?
    • In the 1911 Census living at 184 New Hall Lane Preston Lancs was James Atherton Head M 62 Green Grocer b. Preston, Emma Atherton Dau S 42 Assist in Business b. Preston, Joseph Atherton Brother Wid 58 Assurance Agent b. Preston.

  • Sources 
    1. [S14500930] Meryl Atherton.