John Woolliscroft

John Woolliscroft

Male 1815 - 1883  (68 years)

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  • Name John Woolliscroft  [1
    Born 1815  Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Christened 22 Jul 1815  Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 6 Jun 1851  Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • collier
    Occupation 30 Mar 1861  Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • coal miner
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • ironstone miner
    Note 1 Sep 1862  Probate Registry, Lichfield Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • granted administration of son John's estate. Described as a miner of Kingsley
    Occupation 1 Sep 1862  Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • miner
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Berry Hill, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • ground baliff
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  Berry Hill, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Newspaper 11 Apr 1872  Berry Hill Colliery, Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • ground bailiff at time of explosion. Mentioned in newspaper account of hearing into accident.
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • colliery manager
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  Berry Hill Cottage, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 23 Aug 1883  Berry Hill, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Buried 26 Aug 1883  St Werburgh, Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    John & Ester Woolliscroft
    John & Ester Woolliscroft
    Esther, wife of John Woolliscroft, late of Berry Hill, in the parish of Stoke, who died June 25th 1870, Aged 54 Years, also of the above John Woolliscroft who died August 23rd 1883, Aged 68 Years
    Person ID I3538  Williscroft | The Alton Families
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2017 

    Father Joseph Woolliscroft,   b. 16 May 1787, Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1860, Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Hannah Richardson,   b. 1790, Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1860, Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 1 Jan 1811  St Werburgh, Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F635  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Esther (Ellen) Whitehurst,   b. 1815, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1870, Berry Hill, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 1 Nov 1835  St Werburgh, Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 12, 13
    • witnesses Elizabeth Wooliscroft & William Harvey
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • living nextdoor to his parents.
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  Haug, Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Notes 
    • St Werburgh, Kingsley, Staffordshire
      RegisterNumber 197
      MarriageDate 01 Nov 1835
      GroomForename John
      GroomSurname WOOLISCROFT
      GroomParish Kingsley
      GroomCondition Bachelor
      BrideForename Esther
      BrideSurname WHITEHURST
      BrideParish Kingsley
      BrideCondition Minor
      WitnessOneForename Elizabeth
      WitnessOneSurname WOOLISCROFT
      WitnessTwoForename William
      WitnessTwoSurname HARVEY
      Notes Consent of parents given, Groom and Bride age not given Bride sign X
      FileNumber 34056 [12]
    Children 
     1. Joseph Woolliscroft,   b. 3 Apr 1836, Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1862, Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
    +2. Hannah Wooliscroft,   b. 1837, Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Elizabeth Woolliscroft,   b. Jul 1839, Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1839, Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
    +4. William Wooliscroft,   b. 18 Jan 1841, Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1890, Oakamoor, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
    +5. Thomas Woolliscroft,   b. 6 Jun 1844, Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1923, 79 Cornwallis Street, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     6. Mary Wooliscroft,   b. 1848, Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1849, Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     7. Martha Woolliscroft,   b. 1851, Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1942, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    +8. John Wooliscroft,   b. 1855, Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1897, 2 Gordon Street, Fenton, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
    +9. Ellen Woolliscroft,   b. 20 Jun 1857, Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 15 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F617  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Margaret Leigh,   b. 1839, Liverpool, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1911, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 29 Jan 1872  Bucknall, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 15, 16
    Last Modified 15 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F618  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1815 - Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 22 Jul 1815 - Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Nov 1835 - St Werburgh, Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 6 Jun 1841 - Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - 6 Jun 1851 - Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - 30 Mar 1861 - Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - 7 Apr 1861 - Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 7 Apr 1861 - Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNote - 1 Sep 1862 - Probate Registry, Lichfield Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - 1 Sep 1862 - Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Jan 1872 - Bucknall, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper - 11 Apr 1872 - Berry Hill Colliery, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - 3 Apr 1881 - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 3 Apr 1881 - Berry Hill Cottage, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 26 Aug 1883 - St Werburgh, Kingsley, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Abstract of the Will of Elizabeth Wolliscroft, 1864
    Abstract of the Will of Elizabeth Wolliscroft, 1864

  • Sources 
    1. [S11] International Genealogical Index (IGI), (Copyright (c) 1980, 2002, data as of April 25, 2004), Kingsley.

    2. [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 2731 106 38.

    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.), HO107-1007 Image No 22 Folio No 3\12 Page No 17 Entry No 24.

    5. [S14] 1851 England Census , ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.), HO107/2009/1a/110/19/75.

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

    7. [S39] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1998, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010.), Joe Woolliscroft 1862.

    8. [S5] 1871 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.), RG10/2873/7/80/34/171.

    9. [S12] Newspaper Article, Birmingham Daily Post (Birmingham, England), Thursday, April 11, 1872; Issue 4286.

    10. [S432] England & Wales, Death Registration Index, 1837-1915, (General Register Office, Southport, England), Sep 1883 Stoke T 6b 126a.

    11. [S9] Staffordshire Parish Records, (Stafford Record Office, Eastgate Street, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST16 2LZ, England), D1478/18-Page 61-Register type Burial.

    12. [S187] FreeReg (UK), ([database online] www.freereg.org.uk).

    13. [S364] Staffordshire banns, (findmypast.co.uk), D1478/20-Page 59.

    14. [S18] 1861 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005), RG9/1951/6/82/4/22.

    15. [S615] Staffordshire Birth Deaths & Marriages, Bucknall, St Mary Stoke-On-Trent 2/04/029.

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