Catherine Grimshaw1

ID #2221, (Mar 1865-Mar 1947)
  • Last Edited: 2021-08-31

Family: David Rigby (Jul 1862-7 Jun 1926)

Notes

Married Name: Catherine Rigby.2

Timeline

Mar 1865Her birth was registered in Chorley R.D., England, in the 1865, JFM quarter. MMN Hartley.3,1
22 Mar 1865Catherine Grimshaw was baptized at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
Daughter of John and Elizabeth Grimshaw of Wheelton, Roller Coverer.4
2 Apr 1871She appeared as daughter in the 1871 census in the household of John Grimshaw at 11, Meadow Street, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 6 , Unm , Scholar , born Wheelton, Lancashire.
Household included:- Elizabeth Grimshaw, Ellen Grimshaw, Isabella Grimshaw, Elizabeth Grimshaw, Anne Mary Grimshaw and Sarah Jane Grimshaw.5
Nov 1872The death of her mother, Elizabeth Grimshaw, was registered in Brindle/Withnell, Chorley R.D., England.6
3 Apr 1881Catherine Grimshaw appeared as Daughter in the 1881 census in the household of John Grimshaw at 11, Meadow Street, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 16 , Unm , Cotton weaver , born Wheelton, Lancashire.7
16 Jul 1885Catherine Grimshaw witnessed the marriage of Robert Shorrock and Anne Mary Grimshaw at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
24 Sep 1885Catherine Grimshaw married David Rigby, son of Jane Rigby, at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
David, 23, bachelor, weaver, Wheelton; Father: ----
Catherine, 20, spinster, weaver, Wheelton; Father: John Grimshaw, roller coverer
Witnesses: Robert Sharrock, Ann Mary Sharrock.8,9
Sep 1885The marriage was registered in Chorley R.D., England, in 1885 JAS quarter.9
20 Dec 1885Her daughter Elizabeth Ann Rigby was baptized at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.4
28 Aug 1887Her son James Grimshaw Rigby was born at Briars Brow, Wheelton, Lancashire.10
Dec 1887The death of her father, John Grimshaw, was registered in Chorley R.D., England.11
Oct 1888The death of her son, James Grimshaw Rigby, was registered in Chorley R.D., England.12
17 Nov 1888Her daughter Mary Rigby was born at Wheelton, Lancashire.4,13
5 Apr 1891Catherine Rigby appeared as Wife in the 1891 census in the household of David Rigby at Briars Brow, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 26 , M , born Wheelton, Lancashire.2
3 May 1891Her son John Robert Rigby was born at Wheelton, Lancashire.13,14,15
3 Jul 1893Her son Thomas Rigby was born at Briars Brow, Wheelton, Lancashire.16,13
26 Dec 1896Her son Fred Rigby was born at Wheelton, Lancashire.4
8 Mar 1899Her son Norman Rigby was born at Briars Brow, Wheelton, Lancashire.15,16,4
31 Mar 1901Catherine Rigby appeared as Wife in the 1901 census in the household of David Rigby at Briars Brow, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 36 , M , born Wheelton, Lancashire.15
2 Apr 1911Catherine Rigby appeared as wife in the 1911 census in the household of David Rigby at West View, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.
Age 46 , married 25 years; 7 children; 6 alive; 1 died , born Wheelton, Lancashire.17
4 Oct 1911Her daughter, Elizabeth Ann Rigby, married John Gregory.8
22 Mar 1913Her daughter, Mary Rigby, married William Carruthers at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.8
Jul 1914The death of her daughter, Elizabeth Ann Gregory, was registered in Chorley R.D., England.18
Oct 1914The death of her son, Fred Rigby, was registered in Brindle/Withnell, Chorley R.D., England.19
c May 1916The marriage of her son, John Robert Rigby, to Ethel Berry was registered at Bucklow R.D., England.20
13 Sep 1918Her son Norman Rigby died at France .21,22
7 Jun 1926Her husband, David died at West View, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.
15 Jul 1926Catherine Rigby was an executrix of David Rigby's estate.23
Sep 1939Catherine Rigby appeared on the 1939 register at 3, Meadow Street, Wheelton, Lancashire. Widow, UDD.13
20 Mar 1947She died at 3, Meadow Street, Wheelton, Lancashire.23
Mar 1947Catherine Rigby's death was registered in Brindle/Withnell, Chorley R.D., England; 1947 JFM quarter , age 82.24
24 Mar 1947She was buried at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
Age 82 of 3, Meadow Street, Wheelton, Grave 420 same as spouse David in 1926.25
30 Apr 1947Probate - Catherine Rigby of 3, Meadow Street, Wheelton, near Chorley, Lancashire, Widow, died 20 March 1947. Administration at London to John Robert Rigby, Newsagent. Effects £679 15s.23

Citations

  1. [S17] Census, 1871, images & transcriptions RG10/4193 F102 P20.
  2. [S19] Census, 1891, images & transcriptions RG12/3419 F58 p9.
  3. [S900] Online GRO Index 1865 JFM Chorley 8e396.
  4. [S666] Parish Records.
  5. [S17] Census, 1871, images & transcriptions RG10/4193 F103 P20.
  6. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD.
  7. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/4213 F22 p15.
  8. [S462] Parish Records.
  9. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD.
  10. [S666] Parish Records.
  11. [S180] Free BMD.
  12. [S180] Free BMD : 1888 OND Chorley 8e367.
  13. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  14. [S180] Free BMD.
  15. [S20] Census, 1901, images & transcriptions RG13/3929 F54 P4.
  16. [S301] Baptism register.
  17. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions.
  18. [S900] Online GRO Index 1914 JAS Chorley 8E 488.
  19. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD : 1914 OND Chorley 8e581 BR/17/86.
  20. [S180] Free BMD : 1916 AMJ Bucklow 8a391.
  21. [S807] Commonwealth War Graves Commision.
  22. [S1] Family knowledge.
  23. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  24. [S180] Free BMD : 1947 JFM Brindle/Withnell, Chorley 10c6 BR/2A/66.
  25. [S700] Parish Records - Manchester.

Elizabeth Ann Rigby1

ID #2222, (20 Dec 1885-Jul 1914)
  • Last Edited: 2020-10-29

Family: John Gregory (1885-)

Notes

Married Name: Elizabeth Ann Gregory.2

Timeline

20 Dec 1885Elizabeth Ann Rigby was baptized at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
Daughter of David and Catherine Rigby of Wheelton, Weaver.3
Jan 1886Her birth was registered in Chorley R.D., England, in the 1886 JFM quarter. MMN Grimshaw.4
5 Apr 1891She appeared as Daughter in the 1891 census in the household of David Rigby at Briars Brow, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 5 , Scholar , born Wheelton, Lancashire.1
31 Mar 1901Elizabeth Ann Rigby appeared as Daughter in the 1901 census in the household of David Rigby at Briars Brow, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 15 , Cotton Weaver , born Wheelton, Lancashire.5
2 Apr 1911Elizabeth Ann Rigby appeared as daughter in the 1911 census in the household of David Rigby at West View, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.
Age 25 , single , weaver cotton , born Wheelton, Lancashire.6
4 Oct 1911Elizabeth Ann Rigby married John Gregory.
John, 26, bachelor, cotton weaver of Eagle Tower Farm, Heapey; Father: Thomas Gregory, Farmer
Elizabeth Ann, 25, spinster, cotton weaver of West View, Wheelton; Father: David Rigby, overlooker
Witnesses: Harold ****ley, Mary Rigby
Identified witnesses: Mary Rigby.2
22 Mar 1913Elizabeth Ann Gregory witnessed the marriage of William Carruthers and Mary Rigby at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.2
Apr 1914The birth of her daughter Ethel Gregory was registered in Chorley R.D., England.7
Apr 1914The death of her daughter, Ethel Gregory, was registered in Chorley R.D., England.8
Jul 1914Elizabeth Ann Gregory's death was registered in Chorley R.D., England; 1914 JAS quarter , age 28.9
1 Aug 1914She was buried at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
Age: 28 years, Abode: Wheelton.3

Citations

  1. [S19] Census, 1891, images & transcriptions RG12/3419 F58 p9.
  2. [S462] Parish Records.
  3. [S666] Parish Records.
  4. [S900] Online GRO Index 1886 JFM Chorley 8E505.
  5. [S20] Census, 1901, images & transcriptions RG13/3929 F54 P4.
  6. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions.
  7. [S900] Online GRO Index 1914 AMJ Chorley 8E 820.
  8. [S900] Online GRO Index 1914 AMJ Chorley 8E 613.
  9. [S900] Online GRO Index 1914 JAS Chorley 8E 488.

Ethel Gregory

ID #2223, (Apr 1914-Apr 1914)
  • Last Edited: 2020-10-29

Timeline

Apr 1914Her birth was registered in Chorley R.D., England, in the 1914 AMJ quarter. MMN Rigby.1
Apr 1914Ethel Gregory's death was registered in Chorley R.D., England; 1914 AMJ quarter , Age 0.2
7 Apr 1914She was buried at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
Age: 17 days, Abode: Wheelton.3

Citations

  1. [S900] Online GRO Index 1914 AMJ Chorley 8E 820.
  2. [S900] Online GRO Index 1914 AMJ Chorley 8E 613.
  3. [S666] Parish Records.

James Grimshaw Rigby

ID #2224, (28 Aug 1887-Oct 1888)
  • Last Edited: 2020-10-29

Timeline

28 Aug 1887James Grimshaw Rigby was born at Briars Brow, Wheelton, Lancashire.
from baptism register.1
Sep 1887His birth was registered in Chorley R.D., England, in the 1887 JAS quarterquarter. MMN Grimshaw.2
30 Oct 1887He was baptized at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
Parents David & Catherine Rigby, Briars Brow Wheelton, Beam Carrier.1
Oct 1888James Grimshaw Rigby's death was registered in Chorley R.D., England; 1888 OND quarter , age 1.3
30 Oct 1888He was buried at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
Age 14 mths of Wheelton.4

Citations

  1. [S666] Parish Records.
  2. [S180] Free BMD : 1887 JAS Chorley 8e511.
  3. [S180] Free BMD : 1888 OND Chorley 8e367.
  4. [S666] Parish Records.

Mary Rigby1

ID #2225, (17 Nov 1888-17 Apr 1968)
  • Last Edited: 2021-07-11

Family: William Carruthers (5 Nov 1872-2 Feb 1947)

Notes

Married Name: Mary Carruthers.2

Timeline

17 Nov 1888Mary Rigby was born at Wheelton, Lancashire.3,4
Nov 1888Her birth was registered in Chorley R.D., England, in the 1888 OND quarter. MMN Grimshaw.5
19 Nov 1888She was baptized at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
Daughter of David and Catherine Rigby of Wheelton, Weaver.3
5 Apr 1891She appeared as Daughter in the 1891 census in the household of David Rigby at Briars Brow, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 2 , born Wheelton, Lancashire.1
31 Mar 1901Mary Rigby appeared as Daughter in the 1901 census in the household of David Rigby at Briars Brow, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 12 , Cotton Weaver Half Time , born Wheelton, Lancashire.6
2 Apr 1911Mary Rigby appeared as daughter in the 1911 census in the household of David Rigby at West View, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.
Age 22 , single , weaver cotton , born Wheelton, Lancashire.7
4 Oct 1911Mary Rigby witnessed the marriage of John Gregory and Elizabeth Ann Rigby.2
22 Mar 1913Mary Rigby married William Carruthers at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
William, 40, widower, overlooker of Wheelton, father:James Carruthers, labourer
Mary, 24, spinster, cotton weaver, Wheelton; Father: David Rigby, overlooker
Witnesses: Walter John Souray, Elizabeth Ann Gregory
Identified witnesses: Elizabeth Ann Gregory.2
1 Jun 1916Her daughter Bertha Carruthers was born.8,4
3 Dec 1923Her daughter Barbara Carruthers was born.4
7 Jun 1926Her father, David Rigby, died at West View, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.
Sep 1939Mary Carruthers appeared on the 1939 register with William Carruthers at Moor View, Blackburn Road, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.
Also present Bertha Carruthers.4
2 Feb 1947Her husband, William Carruthers, died at Moor View, Blackburn Road, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.9
Mar 1947The death of her mother, Catherine Rigby, was registered in Brindle/Withnell, Chorley R.D., England.10
3 Apr 1947Mary Carruthers was an executrix of William Carruthers's estate.9
17 Apr 1968Mary Carruthers died at Blackburn Road, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.
from probate.9
Apr 1968Mary Carruthers's death was registered in Amounderness R.D., England; 1968 AMJ quarter , age 79.11
29 Apr 1968Probate - Mary Carruthers of 153 Blackburn Road, Heapey, Chorley, died 17 April 1968. Probate at Lancaster, 29 April 1968, £2550.9

Citations

  1. [S19] Census, 1891, images & transcriptions RG12/3419 F58 p9.
  2. [S462] Parish Records.
  3. [S666] Parish Records.
  4. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  5. [S180] Free BMD : 1888 OND Chorley 8e 519.
  6. [S20] Census, 1901, images & transcriptions RG13/3929 F54 P4.
  7. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions.
  8. [S180] Free BMD : 1916 AMJ Chorley 8e 726.
  9. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  10. [S180] Free BMD : 1947 JFM Brindle/Withnell, Chorley 10c6 BR/2A/66.
  11. [S180] Free BMD : 1968 AMJ Amounderness 10B 14.
  12. [S180] Free BMD : 1923 OND Chorley 8e 655.

Bertha Carruthers1

ID #2226, (1 Jun 1916-c Feb 2000)
  • Last Edited: 2020-10-30

Notes

Married at same time as her sister Barbara.
Married Name: Bertha Desoer.2

Timeline

1 Jun 1916Bertha Carruthers was born.
from 1939 register.1,3
Jun 1916Her birth was registered in Chorley R.D., England, in the 1916 AMJ quarter. MMN Rigby.1
Sep 1939She appeared on the 1939 register with William Carruthers at Moor View, Blackburn Road, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.
Also present Mary Carruthers.3
2 Feb 1947Her father, William Carruthers, died at Moor View, Blackburn Road, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.4
17 Apr 1968Her mother, Mary Carruthers, died at Blackburn Road, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.4
c Feb 2000Bertha Desoer's death was registered in Chorley R.D., England; 2000 JFM quarter , D of B 1 June 1916.5

Citations

  1. [S180] Free BMD : 1916 AMJ Chorley 8e 726.
  2. [S180] Free BMD : 1949 AMJ Chorley 10C 46.
  3. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  4. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  5. [S900] Online GRO Index 2000 JFM Chorley 78E 5831.

Barbara Carruthers1

ID #2227, (3 Dec 1923-28 Nov 2011)
  • Last Edited: 2020-10-30

Notes

Married at same time as her sister Bertha.
Married Name: Barbara Lowe.2

Timeline

3 Dec 1923Barbara Carruthers was born.
from 1939 register, name and occupation covered but birth date uncovered.3
Dec 1923Her birth was registered in Chorley R.D., England, in the 1923 OND quarter. MMN Rigby.1
2 Feb 1947Her father, William Carruthers, died at Moor View, Blackburn Road, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.4
17 Apr 1968Her mother, Mary Carruthers, died at Blackburn Road, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.4
28 Nov 2011Barbara Lowe died at Chorley, Lancashire.
Age 87.5

Citations

  1. [S180] Free BMD : 1923 OND Chorley 8e 655.
  2. [S180] Free BMD : 1949 AMJ Chorley 10C 47.
  3. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  4. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  5. [S282] Death Index, England & Wales 1916-2007 or 1989-2018.

John Robert Rigby1

ID #2228, (3 May 1891-Mar 1978)
  • Last Edited: 2021-10-07

Family: Ethel Berry (18 Apr 1885-29 Apr 1948)

Notes

Occupation: Newsagent.

Timeline

3 May 1891John Robert Rigby was born at Wheelton, Lancashire.2,3,1
May 1891His birth was registered in Chorley R.D., England, in the 1891 AMJ quarter. MMN Grimshaw.4
28 Jun 1891He was baptized at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
Son of David and Catherine Rigby of Wheelton, Labourer.5
31 Mar 1901He appeared as Son in the 1901 census in the household of David Rigby at Briars Brow, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 9 , born Wheelton, Lancashire.1
2 Apr 1911John Robert Rigby appeared as son in the 1911 census in the household of David Rigby at West View, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.
Age 19 , single , weaver cotton , born Wheelton, Lancashire.6
c May 1916The marriage of John Robert Rigby and Ethel Berry, daughter of Joseph Berry and Sarah Holt, was registered in Bucklow R.D., England, in 1916 AMJ quarter.7
24 Sep 1919John Robert Rigby ended military service.
Loyal North Lancashire regiment, Service Number: 202158.8
24 May 1920His daughter Sylvia Holt Rigby was born.2
21 Apr 1922His daughter Margaret Ethel Rigby was born.2
11 Mar 1924His daughter Dorothy Edith Rigby was born.2
19 Jun 1925His daughter Eileen Mary Rigby was born.2
7 Jun 1926His father, David Rigby, died at West View, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.
Sep 1939John Robert Rigby appeared on the 1939 register at 1, West View, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire. Married, Newsagent.
Also present Ethel Rigby, Sylvia Holt Rigby, Margaret Ethel Rigby, Dorothy Edith Rigby, Eileen Mary Rigby, Sylvia Berry and Sarah Edith Berry.2
c May 1941The death of his daughter, Margaret Ethel Rigby, was registered in Chorley R.D., England.9
Mar 1947The death of his mother, Catherine Rigby, was registered in Brindle/Withnell, Chorley R.D., England.10
30 Apr 1947John Robert Rigby was an executor of Catherine Rigby's estate.11
29 Apr 1948His wife, Ethel Rigby, died at 1, West View, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.11
11 Aug 1948John Robert Rigby was an executor of Ethel Rigby's estate.11
27 Feb 1978John Robert Rigby died at 1, West View, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.11
Mar 1978John Robert Rigby's death was registered in Chorley R.D., England; 1978 JFM quarter , age 86.12
24 Oct 1978Probate - John Robert Rigby of 1 West View, Wheelton. Chorley, Lancashire, died 27 Feb 1978. Administration at Liverpool. Effects £9070.11

Citations

  1. [S20] Census, 1901, images & transcriptions RG13/3929 F54 P4.
  2. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  3. [S180] Free BMD.
  4. [S900] Online GRO Index 1891 AMJ Chorley 8e550.
  5. [S666] Parish Records.
  6. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions.
  7. [S180] Free BMD : 1916 AMJ Bucklow 8a391.
  8. [S660] Military Discharge.
  9. [S180] Free BMD : 1941 AMJ Chorley 8e 813.
  10. [S180] Free BMD : 1947 JFM Brindle/Withnell, Chorley 10c6 BR/2A/66.
  11. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  12. [S180] Free BMD : 1978 JFM Chorley 40/1452.
  13. [S180] Free BMD : 1922 AMJ Chorley 8e 845.
  14. [S180] Free BMD : 1922 AMJ Chorley 8e 673.
  15. [S180] Free BMD : 1924 JFM Chorley 8e 612.
  16. [S180] Free BMD.

Sylvia Holt Rigby1

ID #2229, (24 May 1920-c Feb 2018)
  • Last Edited: 2020-10-29

Timeline

24 May 1920Sylvia Holt Rigby was born.
from 1939 register.2
Jun 1920Her birth was registered in Chorley R.D., England, in the 1920 AMJ quarter. MMN Berry.3
Sep 1939She appeared on the 1939 register with John Robert Rigby at 1, West View, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.
Also present Ethel Rigby, Margaret Ethel Rigby, Dorothy Edith Rigby, Eileen Mary Rigby, Sylvia Berry and Sarah Edith Berry.2
29 Apr 1948Her mother, Ethel Rigby, died at 1, West View, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.4
Mar 1978The death of her father, John Robert Rigby, was registered in Chorley R.D., England.5
bt 2004 - 2010Sylvia Holt Rigby was on the 2004-2010 Electoral Register at 6, Poppy Avenue, Chorley, Lancashire.6
c Feb 2018Sylvia Holt Rigby's death was registered in Lancashire R.D., England; 2018 JFM quarter , year of birth 1920.7

Citations

  1. [S180] Free BMD : 1922 AMJ Chorley 8e 845.
  2. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  3. [S180] Free BMD : 1920 AMJ Chorley 8e 845.
  4. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  5. [S180] Free BMD : 1978 JFM Chorley 40/1452.
  6. [S893] Electoral Register for UK.
  7. [S900] Online GRO Index 2018 Q1 Lancashire (591-1D) Entry 517099805.

Margaret Ethel Rigby1

ID #2230, (21 Apr 1922-c May 1941)
  • Last Edited: 2020-10-30

Timeline

21 Apr 1922Margaret Ethel Rigby was born.
from 1939 register.2
May 1922Her birth was registered in Chorley R.D., England, in the 1922 AMJ quarter. MMN Berry.1
Sep 1939She appeared on the 1939 register with John Robert Rigby at 1, West View, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.
Also present Ethel Rigby, Sylvia Holt Rigby, Dorothy Edith Rigby, Eileen Mary Rigby, Sylvia Berry and Sarah Edith Berry.2
c May 1941Margaret Ethel Rigby's death was registered in Chorley R.D., England; 1941 AMJ quarter , age 19.3

Citations

  1. [S180] Free BMD : 1922 AMJ Chorley 8e 673.
  2. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  3. [S180] Free BMD : 1941 AMJ Chorley 8e 813.

Dorothy Edith Rigby1

ID #2231, (11 Mar 1924-c Feb 1985)
  • Last Edited: 2020-10-30

Timeline

11 Mar 1924Dorothy Edith Rigby was born.
from 1939 register.2
Mar 1924Her birth was registered in Chorley R.D., England, in the 1924 JFM quarter. MMN Berry.1
Sep 1939She appeared on the 1939 register with John Robert Rigby at 1, West View, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.
Also present Ethel Rigby, Sylvia Holt Rigby, Margaret Ethel Rigby, Eileen Mary Rigby, Sylvia Berry and Sarah Edith Berry.2
29 Apr 1948Her mother, Ethel Rigby, died at 1, West View, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.3
Mar 1978The death of her father, John Robert Rigby, was registered in Chorley R.D., England.4
c Feb 1985Dorothy Edith Rigby's death was registered in Chorley R.D., England; 1985 JFM quarter , D of B 11 March 1924.5

Citations

  1. [S180] Free BMD : 1924 JFM Chorley 8e 612.
  2. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  3. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  4. [S180] Free BMD : 1978 JFM Chorley 40/1452.
  5. [S180] Free BMD : 1985 JFM Chorley 40 1510.

Eileen Mary Rigby1

ID #2232, (19 Jun 1925-c Feb 1996)
  • Last Edited: 2020-10-30

Notes

Married Name: Eileen Mary Ainscough.2

Timeline

19 Jun 1925Eileen Mary Rigby was born.
from 1939 register.3
Jul 1925Her birth was registered in Chorley R.D., England, in the 1925 JAS quarter. MMN Berry.1
Sep 1939She appeared on the 1939 register with John Robert Rigby at 1, West View, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.
Also present Ethel Rigby, Sylvia Holt Rigby, Margaret Ethel Rigby, Dorothy Edith Rigby, Sylvia Berry and Sarah Edith Berry.3
29 Apr 1948Her mother, Ethel Rigby, died at 1, West View, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.4
Mar 1978The death of her father, John Robert Rigby, was registered in Chorley R.D., England.5
c Feb 1996Eileen Mary Ainscough's death was registered in Chorley R.D., England; 1996 JFM quarter , D of B 19 July 1925.6

Citations

  1. [S180] Free BMD.
  2. [S180] Free BMD : 1948 AMJ Chorley 10C 39.
  3. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  4. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  5. [S180] Free BMD : 1978 JFM Chorley 40/1452.
  6. [S180] Free BMD : 1996 JFM Chorley 62E 5831 181.

Thomas Rigby1

ID #2233, (3 Jul 1893-Mar 1976)
  • Last Edited: 2020-10-30

Family: Edith Gladys Hirst (4 Apr 1896-c May 1943)

Timeline

3 Jul 1893Thomas Rigby was born at Briars Brow, Wheelton, Lancashire.
from baptism and 1939 register.2,3
Jul 1893His birth was registered in Chorley R.D., England, in the 1893 JAS quarter. MMN Grimshaw.4
30 Jul 1893He was baptized at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
parents David & Catherine Rigby, of Briars Brow, Wheelton; father's occupation: overlooker.2
31 Mar 1901He appeared as Son in the 1901 census in the household of David Rigby at Briars Brow, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 7 , born Wheelton, Lancashire.1
2 Apr 1911Thomas Rigby appeared as son in the 1911 census in the household of David Rigby at West View, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.
Age 17 , single , weaver cotton , born Wheelton, Lancashire.5
c Aug 1919Thomas Rigby married Edith Gladys Hirst at St John the Evangelist, Great Marsden, Nelson, Lancashire.6
c Aug 1919The marriage was registered in Burnley R.D., England, in 1919 JAS quarter.6
24 Mar 1920His son Desmond Rigby was born.7
7 Jun 1926His father, David Rigby, died at West View, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.
Sep 1939Thomas Rigby appeared on the 1939 register at 58, Clover Hill Road, Nelson, Lancashire. Married, coal dealer own account, heavy work.
Also present Edith Gladys Rigby and Desmond Rigby.7
c May 1943The death of his wife, Edith Gladys Rigby, was registered in Nelson R.D., England.8
Mar 1947The death of his mother, Catherine Rigby, was registered in Brindle/Withnell, Chorley R.D., England.9
17 Mar 1976Thomas Rigby died at 136, Every Street, Nelson, Lancashire.10
Mar 1976Thomas Rigby's death was registered in Burnley & Pendle R.D., England; 1976 JFM quarter , age 82 , DoB 3JULY1893.11
15 Jun 1976Probate - Thomas Rigby of 136, Every Street, Nelson, Lancashire, died 17 March 1976. Probate at Liverpool. Effects £3564.10

Citations

  1. [S20] Census, 1901, images & transcriptions RG13/3929 F54 P4.
  2. [S301] Baptism register.
  3. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  4. [S180] Free BMD : 1893 JAS Chorley 8e503.
  5. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions.
  6. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD : 1919 JAS Burnley 8e 519 / CE123/6/190.
  7. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939; NWGX.
  8. [S900] Online GRO Index 1943 AMJ Nelson 8e 252.
  9. [S180] Free BMD : 1947 JFM Brindle/Withnell, Chorley 10c6 BR/2A/66.
  10. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  11. [S180] Free BMD : 1976 JFM Burnley & Pendle 40/1292.
  12. [S900] Online GRO Index 1920 JFM Burnley 8e 519.

Desmond Rigby1

ID #2234, (24 Mar 1920-18 Dec 1990)
  • Last Edited: 2020-10-30

Timeline

24 Mar 1920Desmond Rigby was born.
from 1939 register.2
Mar 1920His birth was registered in Burnley R.D., England, in the 1920 JFM quarter. MMN Hirst.1
Sep 1939He appeared on the 1939 register with Thomas Rigby at 58, Clover Hill Road, Nelson, Lancashire.
Also present Edith Gladys Rigby.2
c May 1943The death of his mother, Edith Gladys Rigby, was registered in Nelson R.D., England.3
Mar 1976The death of his father, Thomas Rigby, was registered in Burnley & Pendle R.D., England.4
18 Dec 1990Desmond Rigby died at Flat 1 Forest House, Cobden Street, Nelson, Lancashire.
from probate.5
Dec 1990Desmond Rigby's death was registered in Burnley & Pendle R.D., England; 1990 OND quarter , D of B 24 March 1920.6
10 Jan 1991Probate - Desmond Rigby of Flat 1 Forest House, Cobden Street, Nelson, Lancashire, died 18 Dec 1990. Probate at Manchester. Effects not exceeding £115000.5

Citations

  1. [S900] Online GRO Index 1920 JFM Burnley 8e 519.
  2. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939; NWGX.
  3. [S900] Online GRO Index 1943 AMJ Nelson 8e 252.
  4. [S180] Free BMD : 1976 JFM Burnley & Pendle 40/1292.
  5. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  6. [S180] Free BMD : 1990 OND Burnley and Pendle 40 1055.

Fred Rigby1

ID #2235, (26 Dec 1896-Oct 1914)
  • Last Edited: 2020-10-30

Timeline

26 Dec 1896Fred Rigby was born at Wheelton, Lancashire.2
Jan 1897His birth was registered in Chorley R.D., England, in the 1897 JFM quarter. MMN Grimshaw.3
31 Jan 1897He was baptized at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
Son of David and Catherine Rigby of Wheelton, Overlooker.2
31 Mar 1901He appeared as Son in the 1901 census in the household of David Rigby at Briars Brow, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 4 , born Wheelton, Lancashire.1
2 Apr 1911Fred Rigby appeared as son in the 1911 census in the household of David Rigby at West View, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.
Age 14 , weaver cotton , born Wheelton, Lancashire.4
Oct 1914Fred Rigby's death was registered in Brindle/Withnell, Chorley R.D., England; 1914 OND quarter , age 17.5
19 Oct 1914He was buried at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
Age: 17, Abode: Wheelton, Grave: 420 (Rigby family grave).6

Citations

  1. [S20] Census, 1901, images & transcriptions RG13/3929 F54 P4.
  2. [S666] Parish Records.
  3. [S180] Free BMD : 1897 JFM Chorley 8e513.
  4. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions.
  5. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD : 1914 OND Chorley 8e581 BR/17/86.
  6. [S591] Website - On line Parish Clerk - Lancashire.

Norman Rigby1

ID #2236, (8 Mar 1899-13 Sep 1918)
  • Last Edited: 2020-10-30

Timeline

8 Mar 1899Norman Rigby was born at Briars Brow, Wheelton, Lancashire.1,2,3
Mar 1899His birth was registered in Chorley R.D., England, in the 1899 JFM quarter. MMN Grimshaw.4
22 Apr 1899He was baptized at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
parents David & Catherine Rigby, of Briars Brow, Wheelton; father's occupation: overlooker.2
31 Mar 1901He appeared as Son in the 1901 census in the household of David Rigby at Briars Brow, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 2 , born Wheelton, Lancashire.1
2 Apr 1911Norman Rigby appeared as son in the 1911 census in the household of David Rigby at West View, Wheelton, Heapey, Lancashire.
Age 12 , school , born Wheelton, Lancashire.5
13 Sep 1918Norman Rigby died at France .
Private 29395, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/4th Bn; age 19; son of David & Catherine Rigby of West View, Wheelton, Chorley.6,7
Sep 1918He was buried at Houchin British Cemetery, Houchin, Pas de Calais, France .
Grave III F 25.8

Memorials

Citations

  1. [S20] Census, 1901, images & transcriptions RG13/3929 F54 P4.
  2. [S301] Baptism register.
  3. [S666] Parish Records.
  4. [S180] Free BMD : 1899 JFM Chorley 8e496.
  5. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions.
  6. [S807] Commonwealth War Graves Commision.
  7. [S1] Family knowledge.
  8. [S807] Commonwealth War Graves Commision.

John Grimshaw Rigby1

ID #2238, (3 Jul 1891-25 May 1960)
  • Last Edited: 2021-09-03

Family: Elsie Bowes (28 Sep 1898-10 Jan 1986)

Timeline

3 Jul 1891John Grimshaw Rigby was born at Wheelton, Lancashire.2,3
Jul 1891His birth was registered in Brindle/Withnell, Chorley R.D., England, in the 1891 JAS quarter. MMN Grimshaw.4
30 Aug 1891He was baptized at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
Parents Robert & Sarah Jane Rigby of 11 Meadow St, Wheelton. Father's occupation: weaver.2
31 Mar 1901He appeared as Son in the 1901 census in the household of Robert Rigby at 20, Weming Street, Southfield, Nelson, Lancashire.
Age 9 , born Wheelton, Lancashire.1
2 Apr 1911John Grimshaw Rigby appeared as Son in the 1911 census in the household of Robert Rigby at 5, Hammond Street, Nelson, Lancashire.
Age 19 , S , Cotton Weaver , born Wheelton,Lancashire.5
c May 1920The death of his mother, Sarah Jane Rigby, was registered in Burnley R.D., England.6
13 Apr 1922John Grimshaw Rigby was on the passenger list of Ortega, from Liverpool, to Port Stanley, with address 15, Hawarden Street, Nelson, Lancashire. Steelwork erector, age 30.7
25 May 1923He was on the passenger list of Oropesa, from Port Stanley, to Liverpool, with address 15, Hawarden Street, Nelson, Lancashire. Steelwork erector, aged 31.7
c Aug 1932He married Elsie Bowes at Railway Street Wesleyan Chapel, Nelson, Lancashire.8
c Aug 1932The marriage was registered in Burnley R.D., England, in 1932 JAS quarter.8
9 May 1936John Grimshaw Rigby was on the passenger list of Corfu, from Southampton, to Singapore, with address 34, Accrington Road, Burnley, Lancashire. Erector, age 44.7
18 Dec 1936He was on the passenger list of Carthage, from Singapore, to London, with address 34, Accrington Road, Burnley, Lancashire. Occupation:Erector, aged 45. Lived in Malaya.
Sep 1939He appeared on the 1939 register at 277, Randwick Park, Plympton St Mary, Devon. Married, Foreman, steel erector.3
c May 1945The death of his father, Robert Rigby, was registered in Nelson R.D., England.9
May 1960John Grimshaw Rigby lived at 6, Goodwood Ave, Blackpool, Lancashire; Home address at death.10
25 May 1960He died at Victoria Hospital, Blackpool, Lancashire.10
May 1960John Grimshaw Rigby's death was registered in Blackpool R.D., England; 1960 AMJ quarter , age 68.11
15 Aug 1960Probate - John Grimshaw Rigby of 6, Goodwood Avenue, Blackpool, died 25 May 1960 at Victoria Hospital, Blackpool. Probate at Lancaster to Elsie Rigby, widow. Effects £2393.10

Citations

  1. [S20] Census, 1901, images & transcriptions RG13/3881 F19 P29.
  2. [S301] Baptism register.
  3. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  4. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD.
  5. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions RG14/24899 RD472 ED19.
  6. [S180] Free BMD : 1920 AMJ Burnley 8e238.
  7. [S385] Passenger List.
  8. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD.
  9. [S180] Free BMD : 1945 AMJ Nelson 8e232NEL/10/24.
  10. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  11. [S180] Free BMD.

Edith Mary Rigby1

ID #2239, (22 Oct 1898-c Nov 1968)
  • Last Edited: 2018-02-08

Family: Hubert Taylor (26 Feb 1897-22 Nov 1973)

Notes

Married Name: Edith Mary Taylor.2
Two entries - with parents in Nelson, also with uncle & aunt in Heapey in 1901.

Timeline

22 Oct 1898Edith Mary Rigby was born at Wheelton, Lancashire.
from 1939 register.
Nov 1898Her birth was registered in Nelson, Burnley R.D., England, in the 1898 OND quarter. MMN Grimshaw.3
31 Mar 1901She appeared as Niece in the 1901 census in the household of John William Albion at Kenyon Lane, Heapey, Lancashire.
Age 2 , born Wheelton, Lancashire.4
31 Mar 1901Edith Mary Rigby appeared as Daughter in the 1901 census in the household of Robert Rigby at 20, Weming Street, Southfield, Nelson, Lancashire.
Age 2 , born Wheelton, Lancashire.1
2 Apr 1911Edith Mary Rigby appeared as Daughter in the 1911 census in the household of Robert Rigby at 5, Hammond Street, Nelson, Lancashire.
Age 12 , Cotton weaver half time school|Nelson,Lancashire , born S.5
c May 1920The death of her mother, Sarah Jane Rigby, was registered in Burnley R.D., England.6
c Nov 1920The marriage of Edith Mary Rigby and Hubert Taylor, son of Thomas Taylor and Elizabeth Annie Bond, was registered in Burnley R.D., England, in 1920 OND quarter.2,7
c Nov 1920Edith Mary Rigby married Hubert Taylor, son of Thomas Taylor and Elizabeth Annie Bond, at St Paul, Little Marsden, Nelson, Lancashire.2
Sep 1939Edith Mary Taylor appeared on the 1939 register with Hubert Taylor at Kings Agency Manner Corner, Southend-on-sea, Essex.8
c May 1945The death of her father, Robert Rigby, was registered in Nelson R.D., England.9
c Nov 1968Edith Mary Taylor's death was registered in Nelson & Colne, Nelson R.D., England; 1968 OND quarter , age 70.10

Citations

  1. [S20] Census, 1901, images & transcriptions RG13/3881 F19 P29.
  2. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD.
  3. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD.
  4. [S20] Census, 1901, images & transcriptions RG13/3939 F16 P23.
  5. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions RG14/24899 RD472 ED19.
  6. [S180] Free BMD : 1920 AMJ Burnley 8e238.
  7. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD.
  8. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  9. [S180] Free BMD : 1945 AMJ Nelson 8e232NEL/10/24.
  10. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD.