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William Woolliscroft

William Woolliscroft

Male 1808 - 1882  (74 years)

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  • Name William Woolliscroft 
    Born 1808  Whitehill, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • gives Kidsgrove as place of birth in 1881
    Christened 29 May 1808  Newchapel, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation
    • 6 Jun 1841, Macclesfield, Cheshire, England, mechanic
    Occupation
    • 30 Mar 1851, Macclesfield, Cheshire, England, engineer
    Occupation
    • 7 Apr 1861, Macclesfield, Cheshire, England, engineer
    Occupation
    • 2 Apr 1871, Macclesfield, Cheshire, England, engine driver at factory
    Occupation
    • 3 Apr 1881, Macclesfield, Cheshire, England, engineer (....Silk)
    Died 8 Jan 1882  42 Rodney Street, Macclesfield, Cheshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Probate 8 Feb 1882  Probate Registry, Chester, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Probate granted to Agnes Woolescroft of 42 Rodney Street, Macclesfield, widow the Relict and James Hickson of 27 Bruce Stree, New Wortley, Leeds, York, Railway Inspector, the executors. Personal Effects £214 7s 6d
    Person ID I3473  Williscroft | The Alton Families
    Last Modified 19 Jan 2016 

    Father John Wooliscroft,   b. 1784, Whitehill, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1869, Duke Street, Macclesfield, Cheshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Hannah Scragg,   b. 1787, Wolstanton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1857, Eaton, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 11 Nov 1806  St James, Newchapel, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1661  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Tryner,   b. 1809, Congleton, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1861, Park Lane, Macclesfield, Cheshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 15 Mar 1829  Astbury, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  Park Lane, Macclesfield, Cheshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  Park Lane, Macclesfield, Cheshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  3 Paradise Passage, Macclesfield, Cheshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
    +1. Emma Woolliscroft,   b. 1829, Astbury, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1893, Macclesfield, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    +2. Margaret Woolliscroft,   b. 1832, Congleton, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1894, Wortley, Leeds, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     3. George Woolliscroft,   b. 1835, Congleton, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1839, Congleton, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)
     4. Hannah Woolliscroft,   b. 10 Jul 1838, Congleton, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1839, Astbury, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    +5. William Woolliscroft,   b. 30 Sep 1840, Congleton, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1873, Congleton, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
    +6. Mary Wooliscroft,   b. 7 Nov 1843, Rodney Street, Macclesfield, Cheshire Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Sarah Ann Woolliscroft,   b. 6 Mar 1846, Rodney Street, Macclesfield, Cheshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1846, Park Lane, Macclesfield, Cheshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     8. Sarah Anne Woolliscroft,   b. 1847, Macclesfield, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    +9. James Wooliscroft,   b. 27 Nov 1849, Macclesfield, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1916, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    Last Modified 25 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F608  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Agnes Breeze,   b. 1820, Sandbach, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1884, 99 High Street, Over, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 8 Dec 1861  St Peter, Prestbury, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  5 Duke Street, Macclesfield, Cheshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  42 Rodney Street, Macclesfield, Cheshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Last Modified 25 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F607  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Mar 1829 - Astbury, Cheshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 7 Apr 1861 - 3 Paradise Passage, Macclesfield, Cheshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2 Apr 1871 - 5 Duke Street, Macclesfield, Cheshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 3 Apr 1881 - 42 Rodney Street, Macclesfield, Cheshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Jan 1882 - 42 Rodney Street, Macclesfield, Cheshire 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), RG11 3494 113 12.

    2. [S5] 1871 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.), RG10/3675.

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

    4. [S13] 1841 England Census, (Ancestry.com [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2010.), HO107/132/11/11/7/8/24.

    5. [S18] 1861 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005), RG9; Piece: 2582; Folio: 98; Page: 2.

    6. [S59] Lichfield Wills 1516-1652 Index, (British Record Society), Cheshire MF91/31, WR23 P127.

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

    8. [S18] 1861 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005), RG9/2582 Registration district: Macclesfield Sub-registration district: West Macclesfield ED, institution, or vessel: 15 Folio: 98 Page: 28 Household schedule number: 177.

    9. [S417] Cheshire Bishop's Transcripts, 1598-1900, (FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org)), Image number: 79 Digital GS number: 4011829 Film number: 1655361.

    10. [S13] 1841 England Census, (Ancestry.com [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2010.), Class: HO107; Piece: 992; Book: 4; Civil Parish: Swinnerton; County: Staffordshire; Enumeration District: 3; Folio: 5; Page: 3; Line: 20; GSU roll: 474621.

    11. [S14] 1851 England Census , ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.), HO107/2160/5q/393/31/127.

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

    13. [S81] Cheshire Birth Deaths and Marriage Indexes, ([database online] http://www.cheshirebmd.org.uk/), Cheshire East 1074/15/255.