William Charles Woolliscroft

William Charles Woolliscroft

Male 1835 - 1932  (97 years)

Personal Information    |    Media    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All

  • Name William Charles Woolliscroft 
    Born 1835  Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 31 May 1835  Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  Croft Street, Cheadle, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • a drapers apprentice of Edward Fenton
    Note 15 Aug 1860  Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Marriage report in the Derby Mercury
    Note 29 Apr 1862  Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • dissolvement of his partnership with his brother Charles. Charles continuing the business alone.
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  Westgate, Dewsbury, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Arrival 25 Sep 1877  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • arrived aboard the Italy, aged 42 an American citizen. Ship had sailed from Liverpool.
    Arrival 25 Jun 1888  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • arrived aboard the Alaska, aged 40. Ship had sailed from Liverpool.
    Occupation
    • 7 Apr 1861, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, draper
    Occupation
    • 2 Apr 1871, Westgate, Dewsbury, Yorkshire, draper
    Occupation
    • 3 Apr 1881, Westgate, Dewsbury, Yorkshire, Draper
    Occupation
    • 25 Jun 1888, New York, USA, draper
    Occupation
    • 5 Apr 1891, Bolton Bridge Road, Ilkley, Yorkshire, retired draper
    Occupation
    • 31 Mar 1901, Wetherby, Yorkshire, retired draper
    Occupation
    • draper
    Residence 3 Apr 1911  Gordon House, Wetherby, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Died 10 Dec 1932  Garden House, Wetherby, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • buried in the family grave at St James on the Corner, Wetherby
    Probate 24 Mar 1933  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • estate valued at £8494 18s 9d
    Buried
    • St James on the Corner’s Church Cemetery, Wetherby, Yorkshire, England
    Person ID I3334  Williscroft
    Last Modified 23 Jul 2014 

    Father William Charles,   b. 1766, Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1836, Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Sarah Wright,   b. 1799, Marchington, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1878, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Family ID F2071  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sarah Stanesby,   b. 1835, Duffield, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1869, Dewsbury, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Married 7 Aug 1860  St Alkmund, Duffield, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13, 14
    • witnesses George Parker & GH Stanesby
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  New Street, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Notes 
    • Name: William Woolliscroft
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 07 Aug 1860
      Event Place: Duffield, Duffield, Derbyshire, England
      Gender: Male
      Marital Status: Single
      Father's Name: William Charles Woolliscroft
      Spouse's Name: Sarah Stanesby
      Spouse's Marital Status: Single
      Spouse's Father's Name: William Stanesby [12]
    Children 
    +1. Sarah Wooliscroft,   b. 6 Sep 1861, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1954, Scarborough, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     2. Fanny Wooliscroft,   b. 1863, Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1892, Skipton, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
    +3. William Charles Wooliscroft,   b. 1864, Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1926, Heathfield, Sandringham Terrace, Wetherby, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     4. Arthur Woolliscroft,   b. 3 Jan 1867, Dewsbury, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1948, Stanley Narrow, Leys Avenue, Ashover, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    Last Modified 20 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F918  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Jane Bowes,   b. 1836, Langley Hill, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1903, Gordon House, Wetherby, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 5 Dec 1871  Wesleyan Chapel, Heanor, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [16, 17
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  Westgate, Dewsbury, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Annie Gaunt, Priscilla Mary Brooke & Eliza Jane Shreeve were assistants living in the household
    Residence 5 Apr 1891  Bolton Bridge Road, Ilkley, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 31 Mar 1901  Westgate, Wetherby, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • Betsey Anne Darman was their general servant
    Last Modified 20 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F917  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Martha Bassett Wright,   b. 1851, Weston upon Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1938, 22 Vernon Road, Leeds, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 1905  District Registered Building, Wetherby, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    Last Modified 20 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F919  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1835 - Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 31 May 1835 - Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 30 Mar 1851 - Croft Street, Cheadle, Staffordshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNote - 15 Aug 1860 - Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNote - 29 Apr 1862 - Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsArrival - 25 Sep 1877 - New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsArrival - 25 Jun 1888 - New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 5 Apr 1891 - Bolton Bridge Road, Ilkley, Yorkshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 24 Mar 1933 - London, England Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Histories
    William Charles Woolliscroft 1835-1932
    William Charles Woolliscroft 1835-1932
    Life story

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] 1881 England Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((Database online)Ancestry.com Operations Inc., Provo, UT, USA), Dewsbury.

    2. [S11] International Genealogical Index (IGI), (Copyright (c) 1980, 2002, data as of April 25, 2004), Abbots Bromley.

    3. [S12] Newspaper Article, The Derby Mercury (Derby, England), Wednesday, August 15, 1860; Issue 6701.

    4. [S12] Newspaper Article, Gazette Issue 22621 published on the 29 April 1862. Page 66 of 94.

    5. [S5] 1871 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.), Class: RG10; Piece: 4600; Folio: 101; Page: 3; GSU roll: 848394.

    6. [S5] 1871 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.), RG10/4600.

    7. [S3] 1881 England Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((Database online)Ancestry.com Operations Inc., Provo, UT, USA), RG11/4559/6/124/8.

    8. [S20] 1891 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005), RG12/3528.

    9. [S21] 1901 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.), RG13/4282.

    10. [S22] 1911 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).

    11. [S39] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1998, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010.), Wm Woollis 1933.

    12. [S491] Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918, (familysearch.com), Marriage, Duffield, Duffield, Derbyshire, England, Record Office, Matlock; FHL microfilm 1041433.

    13. [S12] Newspaper Article, Derby Mercury-Wednesday 15 August 1860.

    14. [S393] England & Wales, Marriage Index, 1837- 2005, (General Register Office, Southport, England), Reg. Office 392 Register Entry DU/08/136.

    15. [S18] 1861 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005), RG9/2436 Registration district: Basford Sub-registration district: Ilkestone ED, institution, or vessel: 11 Folio: 96 Page: 24 Household schedule number: 119.

    16. [S16] England & Wales, Civil Registration Indexes., (General Register Office, Southport, England), 1871 Dec, District: Basford, Volume: 7b, Page: 313.

    17. [S12] Newspaper Article, The Derby Mercury (Derby, England), Wednesday, December 13, 1871; Issue 8213.

    18. [S241] Yorkshire Birth, Deaths and Marriage Indexes, ((Database online) http://www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk/), Wetherby District Registered Building Leeds WETHERBYRB/6/166.