William ATHERTON

Male 1884 - 1951  (~ 66 years)


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  • Name William ATHERTON 
    Nickname Will 
    Born Between Jul 1884 and Sep 1884  Chorley, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Clothier 
    Died 1951  Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I3069  Atherton
    Last Modified 5 Feb 2018 

    Father James ATHERTON,   b. 15 Mar 1858, Bolton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Oct 1946 and Dec 1946, Chorley, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Mary Jane WITHNELL,   b. Est 1859, Blackburn, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Jan 1928 and Mar 1928, Chorley, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Married Between Jan 1880 and Mar 1880  Chorley, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4243  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Annie HORSFALL,   b. 24 Nov 1886, Bedale, North Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1967, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married Between Oct 1909 and Dec 1909  Burnley, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Roy ATHERTON,   b. Between Oct 1910 and Dec 1910, Burnley, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1967, Hastings, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years)
     2. J. ATHERTON
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2018 
    Family ID F7612  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Between Jul 1884 and Sep 1884 - Chorley, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Between Oct 1909 and Dec 1909 - Burnley, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1951 - Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • In the 1891 Census living at 24 Steeley Lane Chorley Lancs was James Atherton Head M 33 Draper b. Chorley, Mary J Atherton Wife M 32 b. Blackburn Lancs, Esther Atherton Dau 10 Scholar b. Chorley, John Atherton Son 9 Scholar b. Chorley, William Atherton Son 6 Scholar b. Chorley, Lily Atherton Dau 4 b. Chorley, Ernest Atherton Son 1 b. Chorley.In the 1901 Census living at 44 Hamilton Road Chorley Lancs was James Atherton Head M 43 Travelling Draper b. Bolton Lancs, Mary Jane Atherton Wife M 42 b. Chorley, Esther Atherton Dau S 20 Dressmaker b. Chorley, William Atherton Son 16 Drapers Shop Assistant b. Chorley, Lily Atherton Dau 14 Bookbinders Assistant b. Chorley, Ernest Atherton Son 11 b. Chorley, Herbert Atherton Son 9 b. Chorley, Harold Atherton Son 7 b. Chorley.In the 1911 Census living at 29 and 31 Primet Bridge Colne Lancs was William Atherton Head M 26 Clothiers Manager b. Chorley Lancs, Annie Atherton Wife M (1 year) 25 Draper b. Yorkshire (town unknown), William Roy Atherton Son 6m b. Colne. Also at home was Nanny Proctor Foster Mother in Law Widow 65 b. Windhill Dale Yorkshire.
    • Mr W Atherton
      in the Fremantle, Western Australia, Passenger Lists, 1897-1963

      Name: Mr W Atherton, Mrs A Atherton, Mstr W R Atherton
      Departure Place: Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
      Arrival Date: Mar 1925
      Arrival Place: Ceylon and Australia
      Vessel: Oronsay

  • Sources 
    1. [S14500815] Geoff Hurst.