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George MORTON in WRY

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Given this:

Deaths Dec 1868
Morton George 63 Huddersfield 9a 226

Place of burial: Scisset, St Augustine
Abode: Scisset
Date of burial: Nov 27
Age: 63

Can a George be found in 1861 who fits?

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Is the parish Wooldale or Cartworth for one or both of these? I'm after the one married to a Harriet.

Name: George Morton
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1861
Gender: Male
Age: 53
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Birthplace: Holmfirth, Yorkshire
Schedule Type: Household
Registration District: Huddersfield
Sub-District: 4 Holmfirth
Ecclesiastical Parish: Holy Trinity Holmfirth
Parish: Wooldale
Residence County: Yorkshire (West Riding)


Name: George Morton
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1861
Gender: Male
Age: 57
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Birthplace: Yorkshire
Schedule Type: Household
Registration District: Huddersfield
Sub-District: 4 Holmfirth
Ecclesiastical Parish: Holy Trinity Holmfirth
Parish: Wooldale
Residence County: Yorkshire (West Riding)
 

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This George is mine:

groom's name: George Morton
groom's birth date: 1810
groom's birthplace:
groom's age: 41
bride's name: Harriet Eastwood
bride's birth date: 1810
bride's birthplace:
bride's age: 41
marriage date: 30 Nov 1851
marriage place: Parish Church of Kirkburton, York, England
groom's father's name: James Morton
groom's mother's name:
bride's father's name: Joseph Holmes


Second marriage for Harriet. Second or third ? for George.
 
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Something is not right:

1851
HO107 Piece 2292 Folio 433 Page 17
Civil Parish: Cartworth
Ecclesiastical parish: Holmfirth
Town: Holmfirth
County: Yorkshire (West Riding)
Registration District: Huddersfield
Sub-RD: Honley
Address: Holmfirth, Cartworth
MORTON, George Head Mar M 45 Overlooker of Woollen Factory Kirkburton Yorkshire
MORTON, Ann Dau Unm F 22 Kirkburton Yorkshire
MORTON, Wright Son M 0 (1 WKS) ?[1 year] Kirkburton Yorkshire

Here the parish is Cartworth yet in post #2 father George is in parish Wooldale ???

George is listed as married in 1851. Charlotte died in 1839 and he married Harriet in Nov 1851. Was there a marriage in between?

Or Wright is not with his father in 1861. Who is Wright's (birth registered Mar Qtr 1850) mother?

Name: Wright Morton
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1861
Gender: Male
Age: 11
Relationship to Head of Household: Son
Birthplace: Cartworth, Yorkshire
Schedule Type: Household
Registration District: Huddersfield
Sub-District: 4 Holmfirth
Ecclesiastical Parish: Holy Trinity Holmfirth
Parish: Cartworth
Residence County: Yorkshire (West Riding)
 
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Is the parish Wooldale or Cartworth for one or both of these? I'm after the one married to a Harriet.

Name: George Morton
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1861
Gender: Male
Age: 53
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Birthplace: Holmfirth, Yorkshire
Schedule Type: Household
Registration District: Huddersfield
Sub-District: 4 Holmfirth
Ecclesiastical Parish: Holy Trinity Holmfirth
Parish: Wooldale
Residence County: Yorkshire (West Riding)
This above looks like the one you want..

1861
Civil Parish: Cartworth
Ecclesiastical parish: Holmfirth Holy Trinity
County: Yorkshire
RD: Huddersfield
Sub-RD: Holmfirth
ED: 9; RG 9; Piece: 3250; Folio: 37; Page: 26

George Morton 53 [b. Holmfirth. Woolen Engineer]
Harriot Morton 50 [do]
[Image has Wooldale as the Township]

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Post #4
"George is listed as married in 1851. Charlotte died in 1839 and he married Harriet in Nov 1851. Was there a marriage in between?

Or Wright is not with his father in 1861. Who is Wright's (birth registered Mar Qtr 1850) mother?"

Wright Merton
Birth Date: 31 Dec 1849
Parish: Holmfirth, Holy Trinity
Baptism Date: 5 Sep 1852
Father: John Merton
Mother: Ellen Merton
[Image looks more like Morton than Merton. Occ. Weaver]

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Wright Merton
Birth Date: 31 Dec 1849
Parish: Holmfirth, Holy Trinity
Baptism Date: 5 Sep 1852
Father: John Merton
Mother: Ellen Merton
[Image looks more like Morton than Merton. Occ. Weaver]
So Wright's parents are John/Ellen, not George/Ellen.

You're right, there is something wrong :rolleyes:

Unless Wright is staying with George/Harriet in 1851 and there is an error between George/John as father.

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The 1850 reg and the baptism with parents John & Ellen probably match. If the age is correct in the census then we are wrong in saying it should be 1 year to match the reg. Perhaps there is no reg for that one and no middle marriage for George. Then there should be two deaths for a 'Wright' but probably more.

Yes, two deaths and neither fit:

Deaths Jun 1890
Morton Wright 75 or 73 Leeds 9b 339

Deaths Mar 1951
MORTON Wright 69 Spen Valley 2d 612
 

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Two more:

Deaths Jun 1864
MORTON Wright Manchester 8d 163 or 168


This one fits for age:

Deaths Dec 1913
Morton Wright 63 Ashton 8d 656


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Births Mar 1846
Morton Wright Ashton &c 20 128

Births Dec 1856
Morton Wright Ashton 8d 384
 

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Wright Morton
Probate Date: 13 Jan 1914
Death Date: 1 Dec 1913
Death Place: Lancashire, England
Registry: Manchester, England
 
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