Joseph ATHERTON

Male 1847 - 1926  (78 years)


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  • Name Joseph ATHERTON 
    Born 4 Aug 1847  Salford, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • b. Q3 1847 Salford 20 176
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 May 1926  Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I3000  Atherton
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2017 

    Father William ATHERTON,   b. 10 Nov 1824, Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1898, Salford, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Mary DWYER,   b. Abt 1820, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Jan 1892 and Mar 1892, Salford, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married 3 Nov 1845  Eccles, Salford, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From Lancs OPC: Marriage: 3 Nov 1845 St Mary the Virgin, Eccles, Lancashire, England
      William Atherton - minor, Plumber, Bachelor, Eccles
      Mary Dwyer - (X), of full age, Spinster, Eccles
      Groom`s Father: Amos Atherton, Bleacher
      Bride`s Father: John Dwyer, Plasterer
      Witness: John Pickup, (X); Mary Worrall, (X)
      Married by Banns by: Willm. Marsden, Vicar
      Register: Marriages 1844 - 1845, Page 250, Entry 499
      Source: Manchester Central Library
    Family ID F5733  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sarah Ann NICHOLLS,   b. 28 Feb 1847, Hightown, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1918, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 21 Jan 1867  Salford, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From Lancs OPC: Marriage: 21 Jan 1867 Cathedral Church of St John the Evangelist, Salford, Lancs.
      Josephum Atherton - Salford
      Saram Annam Nicholls - Mancunio
      Groom's Parents: Gulielmi Atherton & Mariae Atherton
      Bride's Parents: Jonas Nicholls & Elizabethae Nicholls
      Witness: Josepho Clayton, ex Salford; Elizabethae Cooper, ex Mancunio
      Married by: Henricus Beswick
      Register: Marriages 1863 - 1893, Page 128
      Source: Original Register at LRO
    Children 
     1. William Henry ATHERTON,   b. Between Jan 1868 and Mar 1868, Salford, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1950, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years)
     2. Mary Angelina ATHERTON,   b. Between Jul 1869 and Sep 1869, Salford, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Oct 1893 and Dec 1893, Yarmouth, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 24 years)
     3. John Joseph ATHERTON,   b. Between Oct 1871 and Dec 1871, Salford, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Alfred ATHERTON,   b. Between Apr 1873 and Jun 1873, Salford, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1954, Osoyoos, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years)
     5. Ernest Brook ATHERTON,   b. 22 Feb 1875, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Oct 1955 and Dec 1955, Watford, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     6. Reginald Ignatius ATHERTON,   b. 7 Jul 1877, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1952, Watford, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     7. Ellen Maud ATHERTON,   b. Between Jan 1879 and Mar 1879, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1947, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years)
     8. Edmund Stanislaus ATHERTON,   b. Between Jan 1880 and Mar 1880, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Theodore Clement ATHERTON,   b. Between Oct 1880 and Dec 1880, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1968, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years)
     10. Rose ATHERTON,   b. Between Apr 1882 and Jun 1882, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Jan 1883 and Mar 1883, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     11. Lily Theresa ATHERTON,   b. Between Jan 1883 and Mar 1883, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1956  (Age ~ 72 years)
     12. Elizabeth Josephine Ada ATHERTON,   b. Between Apr 1884 and Jun 1884, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     13. Francis ATHERTON,   b. Between Apr 1885 and Jun 1885, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Apr 1885 and Jun 1885, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     14. Margaret Mary ATHERTON,   b. Between Jul 1886 and Sep 1886, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1970, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years)
     15. Paul Anthony ATHERTON,   b. Between Jan 1889 and Mar 1889, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Jul 1889 and Sep 1889, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F696  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Margaret BURNETT,   b. 5 Jun 1861, Kircowan, Wigtownshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Est 1920 
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2018 
    Family ID F5966  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Aug 1847 - Salford, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Jan 1867 - Salford, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • In the 1851 Census living at 2 Scholefield Street Salford Lancs was William Atherton, Mary Atherton and Joseph Atherton.In the 1861 Census living at 10 Bexley Street Salford Lancs was William Atherton Head M 37 Plumber Employing 1 man 2 boys b. Wigan Lancs, Mary Atherton Wife M 41 b. Limerick Ireland, Joseph Atherton Son 14 Plumber (App) b. Salford, John Atherton Son 10 Scholar b. Salford, William H Atherton Son 7 Scholar b. Salford.In the 1871 Census living at 300 Regent Road Salford Lancs was Joseph Atherton Head M 23 Plumber & Glazier b. Salford, Sarah Ann Atherton Wife M 24 b. Mirfield Yorks, William H Atherton Son 3 b. Salford, Mary A Atherton Dau 1 b. Salford. Also at home was William H Nicholls Brother (should be `In Law`) 22 Butcher b. Mirfield Yorks, Ellen Nicholls Sister (should be `In Law`) Domestic Servant b. Manchester Lancs, Lizzie Hickson Servant 11 Nurse Girl b. Salford.In the 1881 Census living at 2 Chapel Street Heigham Norwich Norfolk was Joseph Atherton Head M 33 Plumber & Glazier b. Salford Lancs, Sarah A Atherton Wife M 34 b. Yorkshire, Mary A Atherton Dau 11 Scholar b. Salford, John J Atherton Son 9 Scholar b. Salford, Alfred Atherton Son 8 Scholar b. Salford, Ernest B Atherton Son 6 Scholar b. Norwich Norfolk, Reginald I Atherton Son 4 b. Norwich, Ellen M Atherton Dau 2 b. Norwich, Edmund S Atherton Son 1 b. Norwich, Theodore C Atherton Son 4m b. Norwich. Also at home was Ellen Heeney Servant S 18 General Servant b. Yarmouth Norfolk, Edith Horsham Servant 14 Nurse Girl b. Plumsford Norfolk.In the 1891 Census living at Pages (?) Road Great Yarmouth Norfolk was Joseph Atherton Head M 44 Plumber b. Salford Lancs, Sarah Ann Atherton Wife M 44 b. High Town Yorks, John J Atherton Son S 19 Printer Compositor b. Salford, Reginald I Atherton Son 14 Scholar b. Norwich Norfolk, Ellen M Athertonb Dau 12 Scholar b. Norwich, Edmund S Atherton Son 11 Scholar b. Norwich, Theodorus C Atherton Son 10 Scholar b. Norwich, Lillie T Atherton Dau 8 Scholar b. Norwich, Elizabeth J Atherton Dau 7 Scholar b. Norwich, Margaret M Atherton Dau 4 Scholar b. Norwich. Also at home - shown as Visitors - were Henry G O`Clarey 30 Actor b. Pasddington his wife Annie E O`Clarey 30 and children Jessie H 6, Henry J R and Harriet Louise Hills 30.In the 1901 Census living at 47 King Street Yarmouth Norfolk was Joseph Atherton Head M 59 Plumber Painter Glazier b. Salford Lancs, Sarah Atherton Wife M 54 b. Highton Yorks, Ernest Atherton Son S 26 Plumber b. Norwich, Theodore Atherton Son S 20 Plumber b. Norwich, Lily Atherton Dau S 18 Draper Shop Assistant b. Norwich, Elizabeth Atherton Dau 17 Dress Maker b. Norwich, Margaret Atherton Dau 14 Pupil School b. Norwich.
      Arrived Quebec from Liverpool on 26 Oct 1906 on board `Empress of Ireland` - Joseph Atherton 58 Plumber, Sarah Atherton 58 Wife, John Atherton 4 Child.In the 1921 Candian Census living at Section 304, NW,Calgary East, Albert, Canada was Joseph Atherton Head M 72 Plumber b. England (as were parents, Margaret B Atherton Wife M 59 b. Scotland (as were parents). Also at home were their 4 step children (called Atherton?) Herbert W 21, Gordon W 14, Annie E 29 and Constance M 29 all Single, b. Scotland (as were parents).

  • Sources 
    1. [S14500873] Murray.