George ATHERTON[1]

Male Est 1817 - 1890  (~ 73 years)


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  • Name George ATHERTON 
    Born Est 1817  Whittingham, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Weaver 
    Died Between Jan 1890 and Mar 1890  Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4673  Atherton
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2017 

    Father Henry ATHERTON,   b. 13 Oct 1785, Alston, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Margaret SMITH,   b. Est 1786, Goosnargh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Est 1846, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Married 28 Nov 1803  Goosnargh, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From Lancs OPC:
      Marriage: 28 Nov 1803 St Mary the Virgin, Goosnargh, Lancashire, England
      Henry Atherton - (X), of Goosnargh
      Peggy Smith - (X), of Goosnargh
      Witness: Richard Murton, (X); Henry Grimbalston
      Married by Banns by: Joshua Southward Minister
      Notes: Banns published; dates not given; Brides status not given
      Register: Marriages 1784 - 1812, Entry 633
      Source: LDS Film 1470930
    Family ID F3144  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret ANDERTON,   b. Est 1817, Lea, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Oct 1891 and Dec 1891, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Married 1 Mar 1840  Walton le Dale, St Leonard Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From Lancs OPC: Marriage: 1 Mar 1840 St Leonard, Walton-le-Dale, Lancashire, England
      George Atherton - (X), Weaver, Bachelor, the Parish of Preston
      Margaret Anderton - (X), Weaver, Spinster, the Parish of Preston
      Witness: Christopher Wilcock, (X); James Tomlison
      Married by Certificate by: Robt. Hornby
      Register: Marriages 1840 - 1848 from the Bishop`s Transcripts, Page 106, Entry 213
      Source: LDS Film 1502383
    Last Modified 6 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F102  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Est 1817 - Whittingham, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Mar 1840 - Walton le Dale, St Leonard Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Between Jan 1890 and Mar 1890 - Preston, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • In the 1841 Census living at Kirkham St North, Preston, Lancs was Geo Atherton 20 Weaver `Y` to born in County, Margt Atherton 20 Weaver Y. At same address was William Turner 40 Ag Lab Y, Tabatha Turner 45 Y, Ellen Gornall 30 Weaver Y, Mary Keesley 14 Weaver Y.In the 1851 Census living at 17 Pump St, Preston, Lancs was George Atherton Head M 33 Policeman b. Whittingham Lancs, Margaret Atherton Wife M 33 Hand Loom Weaver b. Lea Lancs, Thomas Atherton Lodger 14 Power Loom Weaver b. Preston, James Frodsham Lodger M 20 Engineer b. Wigan Lancs. [NB Thomas Atherton yet to be identified].In the 1861 Census living at 4 Alma St, Preston, Lancs was George Atherton Head M 43 Cotton Warp Twister b. Whittingham Lancs, Margaret Atherton Wife M 43 Cotton Weaver b. Lea At same address was 4 Lodgers - Martha Knight Wid 38, Ellen Knight 13, William Knight 13, Richard Smethurst Unm 75.In the 1871 Census living at 15 Ribbleton Place, Preston, Lancs was George Atherton Head M 53 Cotton Loomer b. Whittingham Lancs, Margaret Atherton Wife M 54 Cotton Weaver b. Lea At same address was 2 Boarders - Elizabeth Cowell Wid 41, Mary Cowell 11.In the 1881 Census living at 15 Ribbleton Place, Preston, Lancs was George Atherton Head M 63 General Labourer b. Wrightington Lancs, Margt Atherton Wife M 63 Cotton Weaver b. Lea, Thomas Atherton Son Unm 45 Cotton Weaver b. Preston. [Comment: Thomas shown as Lodger in 1851 Census - yet to be identified].

  • Sources 
    1. [S14500261] Martin Atherton.