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LEES & WHITEHEAD

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Marriages Dec 1838 Manchester 20 599
LEES Samuel & WHITEHEAD Caroline

Marriage: 4 Nov 1838 St Mary the Virgin, Prestwich, Lancashire, England
Samuel Lees - (X), full age, Waste dealer, Bachelor, Bottom o'th' Moor Oldham
Caroline Whitehead - (X), full age, Spinster, Bottom o'th' Moor Oldham
Groom's Father: John Lees, Weaver
Bride's Father: Thomas Whitehead, Hatter
Witness: Thomas Greenwood, (X); James Sheldrick
Married by Banns by: G. B. Sandford Curate
Register: Marriages 1838-1839, Page 87, Entry 174
Source: LDS Film 2356187

Samuel born abt 1813. And Caroline born abt 1817.

Samuel Lees
Immigration 14 Jul 1840 NSW
Residence Place Halton, Lancashire, England
Birth Year (Estimated) 1813
Father John Lees
Mother Mary Cliff

Spouse Caroline Lees
Spouse's Residence Place Halton, Lancashire, England
Spouse's Father Thomas Whitehead
Spouse's Mother Elizabeth Evans

Ship 'Formosa'
Volume 30

I can't find either marriage on Lancs OPC.
 
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Baptism: 14 Feb 1813 St Mary, Oldham, Lancashire, England
Samuel Lees - Son of John Lees & Mary
Abode: Lower Moor
Occupation: Weaver
Baptised by: T. Fawcett
Register: Baptisms 1813 - 1822, Page 5, Entry 37
Source: LDS Film 1656162

I can't find a baptism for Caroline.
 

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1841 Mary Lees and children
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MQGN-D4Z

Several possible deaths for John including

LEES, JOHN 50
GRO Reference: 1840 M Quarter in ASHTON AND OLDHAM Volume 20 Page 144


Several Thomas Whitehead in Oldham in 1841 but none with abode as 'Moor' or similar.

No occupations on FS in 1841 so can't search for 'Hatter' or similar.
 
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