I am currently researching the ill-treatment given to around 30 kiddies from Leigh, who were sent to Holly Mount from the Workhouse.:'(
Would someone please do me a look-up to see if any of the Leigh kids are listed in the 1901 census.
Names and ages would be great.
Thank you in advance, any...
I realise that this is a mammoth request but can anyone help me out here please?
I am transcribing the records for the Leigh Union Workhouse and have done the years 1911, 1901, 1891 & 1881 but the copies I have been given for 1871 and 1861 are unreadable.
The census record numbers are R.G.9 /...
I am looking for information on the Howard name.
This is the information I have to go on.
Thomas Howard married (aged 38) to Ellen Jackson (aged 32) he was a brickmaker and she a spinster. He died aged 71, (22/10/1918) residing at
57, Wigan Road, Leigh. He was born in Worsley (1848ish).
I am moving up a differnt branch of my family tree and looking for information
regarding my grandfathers ancenstors.
His name was Thomas Collier and married Margaret Frain in 1920
I have been told that he came from Atherton Road, Hindley Green, Wigan.
He had 2 brothers Billy & Harry and...
Can somebody do a 1901 census look-up for me. The address I have, is
183, Glemishawe View, Walshaw Road, Bury. I have a copy of a private will written by William Booth quoting that address and would like to know who else was residing in the house at that time.
Thank you in advance for your...
I am so very confused.
I understand that on the 1901 census, Hugh Frain is listed as being HoH in Baker St. Leigh. Also listed is Isabella Wilson, aged 15 as his sister. I am not sure how she can be.
I see she is listed in the 1891 census aged 5 and the 1911 census aged 25 but I have no idea...