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William Wooliscroft

William Wooliscroft

Male 1851 - 1919  (68 years)

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  • Name William Wooliscroft  [1
    Born 1851  Wootton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • states Winkhill on 1881 census and Derbyshire on 1901 census
    Christened 5 Oct 1851  Ellastone, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation
    • 2 Apr 1871, Throwley Hall, Ilam, Derbyshire, indoor farm servant
    Occupation
    • sewerage labourer in 1911
    Occupation
    • 3 Apr 1881, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, coal miner
    Occupation
    • 5 Apr 1891, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, coal miner
    Occupation
    • 31 Mar 1901, Hanley, Staffordshire, coal miner
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  Throwley Hall, Ilam, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • servant of farmer William Barramore
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  182 Leek Road, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • head
    Residence 3 Apr 1911  Joiners Square, 200 Leek Road, Hanley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Died 12 Jan 1919  Joiners Square, 200 Leek Road, Hanley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3453  Williscroft | The Alton Families
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2017 

    Father William Woolliscroft,   b. Abt 1813, Wetton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1863, Throwley Moor, Ilam, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 50 years) 
    Mother Jane Smith,   b. 1821, Waterfall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1902, Ipstones, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 7 Jan 1845  St James and St Bartholomew, Waterfall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F602  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Emily Shelley Machin,   b. 18 Oct 1874, Hanford, Trentham, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1931, Hanley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Ernest Talbot Woolliscroft,   b. 8 Apr 1912, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1994, 303 Leek Road, Shelton, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     2. Daniel Woolliscroft Woolliscroft,   b. 1 Jun 1914, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1915, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 25 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F10684  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Leah Lewis,   b. 1852, Sandbach, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1885, Hanley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1874  St Peter, Prestbury, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 11 Aug 1878  Joiners Square, Hanley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • at the time of Marth Ann’s christening. William was a collier. Surname spelt Williscroft
    Children 
     1. Jane Wooliscroft,   b. 1875, Sandbach, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Martha Ann Woolliscroft,   b. 14 Dec 1877, Hanley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1893, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 15 years)
    Last Modified 25 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F603  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Sarah Edna Peake,   b. 1864, Wellington, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1913, Cheadle, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 1 Aug 1886  St Luke, Wellington, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10, 11
    • This is Williams second marriage
    Residence 5 Apr 1891  200 Leek Road, Hanley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 31 Mar 1901  200 Leek Road, Hanley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
    +1. William Henry Wooliscroft,   b. 12 Jun 1887, Hanley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1954, 36 Lewis Street, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    +2. Herbert Wooliscroft,   b. 14 Jun 1893, 200 Leek Road, Hanley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1973, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +3. Edward Woolliscroft,   b. 25 Nov 1894, Hanley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1934, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
    +4. Leonard Wooliscroft,   b. 10 Mar 1900, Hanley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1973, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    Last Modified 25 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F604  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 3 Apr 1881 - 182 Leek Road, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 5 Apr 1891 - 200 Leek Road, Hanley, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 31 Mar 1901 - 200 Leek Road, Hanley, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • 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), Stoke 2722 68 15.

    2. [S185] Birth Registration Index, 1837-2006, England and Wales, (General Register Office, Southport, England), 1851 Dec WOLLISCROFT William SMITH Ashbourne 19 399-.

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

    4. [S5] 1871 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.), RG10/3600.

    5. [S20] 1891 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005), RG12/2171.

    6. [S21] 1901 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.), RG13/2607.

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

    8. [S9] Staffordshire Parish Records, ( Stafford Record Office, Eastgate Street, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST16 2LZ, England), D1188/8-Page 76-Register type Baptism.

    9. [S31] Family History Resource File: Vital Record Index: British Isles, (1998).

    10. [S615] Staffordshire Birth Deaths & Marriages, Wellington, St Luke Stoke-On-Trent 36/04/159.

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