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John Wooliscroft

John Wooliscroft

Male 1799 - 1854  (55 years)

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  • Name John Wooliscroft 
    John and Mary Ann Woolliscroft
of Rusholme, Lancashire, England
    John and Mary Ann Woolliscroft of Rusholme, Lancashire, England
    Born 1799  Barlborough, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 4 Aug 1799  Barlborough, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1832  Macclesfield, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • farmer
    Residence 5 Dec 1832  Sutton, Macclesfield, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • at time of marriage, a farmer
    Residence 5 Jun 1841  Holfords Row, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • living with his wife & family
    Occupation 6 Jun 1841  Holfords Row, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • beer house
    Residence 26 Jun 1845  Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • provision dealer procecuted at the New Bailey in Manchester for having 2 defective weights. Fined 5s and 10s costs.
    Residence 1846  Monmouth Street, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • shopkeeper
    Occupation 1847  Monmouth Street, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • retailer of beer
    Occupation 1839-1849  Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • beer seller/provision dealer
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • beer seller & provisions
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  John Street, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • John Street was the new name for Holford Row
    Residence 1853  Sherwood Street, Rusholme, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • beer house and provision dealer
    Died 24 Nov 1854  Monmouth Street, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Buried 28 Nov 1854  St Paul, Withington, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Person ID I1132  Williscroft | The Alton Families
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2017 

    Father John Woolliscroft,   b. 1774, Hayes Gate, Alstonefield, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1840, Sutton, Macclesfield, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Sarah Berisford,   b. 1767, Warslow, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1844, Sutton, Macclesfield, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 30 Apr 1798  St Peter, Alstonefield, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F87  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Ann Leigh,   b. 1807, Stockport, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1889, Cheetham Hill, Withington, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 5 Dec 1832  Prestbury, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • Witnesses Jas Prinlott & Mathew Longden
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  Holfords Row, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  John Street, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • actual fiches difficult to read
    Children 
     1. Sarah Wooliscroft,   b. 1825, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. John Woolliscroft,   b. 1834, Macclesfield, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1880, 83 Booth Street, Chorlton, Manchester, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     3. Henry Wooliscroft,   b. 13 Jul 1836, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1905, Costley Home, Auckland City, Auckland, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    +4. Solomon Woolliscroft,   b. 8 Jun 1839, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1895, The Stowe, Church Walks, Llandudno, Canarvon, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
     5. Edward Woolliscroft,   b. 2 Aug 1841, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1864, Field Hospital, Queens Redoubt, Pokeno, Waikato, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
     6. Sarah Elizabeth Woolliscroft,   b. 28 Nov 1843, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1843, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     7. Peter Woolliscroft,   b. 5 Mar 1845, Monmouth Street, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1911, Wallangulla, Walgett, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     8. William Lee (Leigh) Woolliscroft,   b. 21 Jul 1849, John Street, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1917, Workhouse, Withington, Manchester, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    Last Modified 25 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F3146  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1799 - Barlborough, Derbyshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 4 Aug 1799 - Barlborough, Derbyshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - 1832 - Macclesfield, Cheshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S491] Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918, (familysearch.com), FHL Film Number: 422184, 497380.

    2. [S13] 1841 England Census, (Ancestry.com [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2010.), HO107/584/11/26/9/11/18.

    3. [S12] Newspaper Article, The Manchester Guardian (1828-1900); Jun 28, 1845: pg 5.

    4. [S467] Slater's National Commercial Directory of Ireland, (Manchester; London: I. Slater, 1846. Ebook (books.google.co.uk)).

    5. [S357] UK, City and County Directories, 1766 - 1946, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).

    6. [S14] 1851 England Census , ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.), HO107/2219/2/220/32/120.

    7. [S357] UK, City and County Directories, 1766 - 1946, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013), Directory of Manchester & Salford, 1853 - Page 391.

    8. [S163] Death Certificate - Original.

    9. [S432] England & Wales, Death Index, 1837- 2007, (General Register Office, Southport, England), Dec 1854 Chorlton 8c 305.

    10. [S157] Manchester, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1985, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013), Reference Number: M650-Item Number: 5-Archive Roll: 638.

    11. [S82] Cheshire Parish Registers, 1538-2000, index, (FamilySearch (familysearch.org)).