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Joseph Woolliscroft

Joseph Woolliscroft

Male 1750 - 1824  (74 years)

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  • Name Joseph Woolliscroft  [1
    Born 1750  Butterton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • from age at death
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1798  Butterton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • a tennant of Wd Edge, the land was assessed for 13s 5 1/2d land tax. He was also renting land from Richard Malbon and it was assessed for 11s 10 1/2d
    Will 31 Mar 1816  Coltsmore, Bradnop, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • farmer
    Died Mar 1824  Butterton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried 23 Mar 1824  Butterton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Probate 13 May 1824  Leek, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Notes 
    • Jos. Woolliscroft of Leek
      Proved: 13 May 1824
      Value under £100

      Wife: Elizabeth
      Son: John Oliver alias Wollescroft
      Daughters: Sarah Oliver alias Wollescroft
      Elizabeth Wollescroft younger daughter
      Dated 31 March 1816
      Executors: John Oliver alias Woolliscroft (signed Wooliscroft of Coltmore in the township of Bradmore in the parish of Leek, farmer.
    Person ID I3397  Williscroft | The Alton Families
    Last Modified 7 May 2016 

    Father Butterton Woolliscroft 
    Family ID F1222  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Oliver,   b. 1759, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1848, Mixon Hay, Onecote, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 24 Jul 1797  Butterton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • witnesses Thomas Woolliscroft and John Wheildon
    Children 
     1. John Woolliscroft (Oliver),   b. 1783, Broad Meadow, Butterton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1849, Mixon Hay, Onecote, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    +2. Civil Woolliscroft Oliver,   b. 1792, Butterton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Sarah Woolliscroft,   b. 1797, Butterton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Mary Woolliscroft,   b. 1798, Butterton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1812, Butterton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 14 years)
     5. Elizabeth Woolliscroft,   b. 1807, Butterton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1865, Union Workhouse, Leek, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    Last Modified 1 Feb 2018 
    Family ID F1671  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1750 - Butterton, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Jul 1797 - Butterton, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1798 - Butterton, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Mar 1824 - Butterton, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 23 Mar 1824 - Butterton, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 13 May 1824 - Leek, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S10] Wills and Admons proved at the Bishops Court at Lichfield, Staffordshire, Calendar 9 1821 - 1840.

    2. [S8] UK, Land Tax Redemption, 1798, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.).

    3. [S10] Wills and Admons proved at the Bishops Court at Lichfield, Staffordshire.

    4. [S9] Staffordshire Parish Records, ( Stafford Record Office, Eastgate Street, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST16 2LZ, England).

    5. [S763] Index to Death Duty Registers 1796-1903, ((database online)findmypast.co.uk), IR27/191.