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Thomas Woolliscroft

Thomas Woolliscroft

Male 1812 - 1895  (83 years)

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  • Name Thomas Woolliscroft 
    Born 23 Jan 1812  Wolstanton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Christened 23 Feb 1812  St James, Newchapel, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Newspaper 27 Jul 1867  Alsager Arms Inn, Alasger, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • report of inquest into the death of John Wells killed in a fight with Thomas Woolliscroft. The verdict was manslaughter and Thomas was committed to take his trial at Cheshire Assizes. Bail was allowed.
    Court Case 3 Aug 1867  Chester, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • charged with manslaughter. Acquitted and discharged following the trial.
    Occupation
    • 6 Jun 1841, Barlastone, Staffordshire, farmer
    Occupation
    • 30 Mar 1851, Barlastone, Staffordshire, farmer of ?35 acres
    Occupation
    • 1861, Barlastone and Parkfields, Staffordshire, farmer
    Occupation
    • 2 Apr 1871, Tunstall, Staffordshire, carpenter
    Occupation
    • 3 Apr 1881, Alma Cottage, Old Rhode, Cheshire, retired farmer
    Occupation
    • wheelwright & farmer
    Residence 9 Jan 1894  Scholar Green, Odd Rode, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • granted wife's administration.
    Died 8 Sep 1895  Post Office, Scholar Green, Odd Rode, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Probate 23 Sep 1895  Probate Registry, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • probate granted to Edward Woolliscroft post master and William Henry Woolliscroft photographer. Effects £172
    Person ID I355  Williscroft | The Alton Families
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2016 

    Father William Woolliscroft,   b. 1767, Cheadle, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jul 1844, Bullock House Farm, Newchapel, Thursfield, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Ann Oaks,   b. Abt 1773,   d. Jan 1848, Mow Cop, Wolstanton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married 20 May 1793  Wolstanton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F35  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Eliza Becket,   b. 25 Dec 1817, Wolstanton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1893, Scholar Green, Odd Rode, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 1 Feb 1836  St Peter, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  Barlastone, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  Barlastone, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  Barlastone, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  Parsonage Street, Tunstall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 5 Apr 1891  Odd Rode, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Children 
     1. George Woolliscroft,   b. 1836, Tunstall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1837, Tunstall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     2. Joseph Woolliscroft,   b. 1838, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1838, Tunstall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +3. Edward Wooliscroft,   b. 1840, Stone, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1902, Scholar Green, Odd Rode, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     4. George Woolliscroft,   b. 1840, Barlastone, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1885, Bedford, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     5. Sarah Woolliscroft,   b. 1845, Tunstall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1848, Tunstall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
    +6. William Henry Woolliscroft,   b. 1851, Barlastone, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1901, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
    +7. Thomas Woolliscroft,   b. 1853, Barlastone, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1935, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 25 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F1948  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Jan 1812 - Wolstanton, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 6 Jun 1841 - Barlastone, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 30 Mar 1851 - Barlastone, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 7 Apr 1861 - Barlastone, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCourt Case - 3 Aug 1867 - Chester, Cheshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S14] 1851 England Census , ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.), HO 107/2000/548.

    2. [S33] Monumental Inscription.

    3. [S9] Staffordshire Parish Records, ( Stafford Record Office, Eastgate Street, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST16 2LZ, England), D3544/1/3-Register type Baptism & burial.

    4. [S12] Newspaper Article, Birmingham Daily Post (Birmingham, England), Saturday, July 27, 1867; Issue 2812.

    5. [S252] Criminal Registers, 1791-1892, England & Wales, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2009. This collection was indexed by Ancestry World Archives Project contributors.).

    6. [S13] 1841 England Census, (Ancestry.com [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2010.), H0/107/994/4.

    7. [S50] Harrison, Harrold & Co's Directory and Gazetteer of Staffordshire 1861, (1861).

    8. [S5] 1871 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.), RG10/2848.

    9. [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 3536 62 30.

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

    11. [S432] England & Wales, Death Index, 1837- 2007, (General Register Office, Southport, England), Sep 1895 8a 223.

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

    13. [S13] 1841 England Census, (Ancestry.com [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2010.), HO107/0994/69/4\8/11/6.

    14. [S18] 1861 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005).

    15. [S20] 1891 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005), Odd Rode.