William Higson

ID #2455, (Aug 1838-10 Apr 1877)
  • Last Edited: 2018-03-11

Family: Harriet Wood (31 Jul 1836-Jan 1911)

Timeline

Aug 1838His birth was registered in Chorlton, Manchester, Lancashire.1
26 Aug 1838William Higson was baptized at Cathedral, Manchester, Lancashire.
Father William Higson Mother Mary.2
6 Jun 1841He was listed as a member of the household of William Higson in the 1841 census at Levenshulme, Lancashire.
Age 2 , born Lancashire.3
Mar 1847The death of his mother, Mary Higson, was registered in Ardwick, Chorlton R.D., England.4
30 Mar 1851William Higson appeared as son in the 1851 census in the household of William Higson at Talleyrand, Levenshulme, Lancashire.
Age 12 , Plater down at printworks , born Levenshulme, Lancashire.5
31 Dec 1860William Higson married Harriet Wood, daughter of George Wood and Elizabeth Needham, at St John, Ardwick, Manchester, Lancashire.
William, 22, Bachelor, Smith, Westhead St, Father:William Higson, Labourer
Harriet, 24, spinster, 74 Slater St; Father: George Wood, Smith
Witnesses: Mark Wood, Mary Slater?6
Dec 1860The marriage was registered in Manchester R.D., England, in 1860 OND quarter.7
7 Apr 1861William Higson was recorded as Head of Household in the 1861 census at 1, Westhead St, Adwick, Manchester, Lancashire.
Age 22 , mar , Blacksmith , born Levenshulme, Lancashire.
Household included:- Harriet Higson.8
Dec 1866The death of his father, William Higson, was registered in Chorlton, Manchester, Lancashire.9
c Aug 1868The birth of his daughter Elizabeth A Higson was registered in Ardwick, Chorlton R.D., England.10
2 Apr 1871William Higson was recorded as Head of Household in the 1871 census at 70, Ogden St, Ardwick, Manchester, Lancashire.
Age 32 , mar , Smith employing 2 men , born Levenshulme, Lancashire.
Household included:- Harriet Higson, Elizabeth A Higson and William Wood.
10 Apr 1877William Higson died at 83, Travis St, Manchester, Lancashire.11
Apr 1877William Higson's death was registered in Manchester R.D., England; 1877 AMJ quarter , age 38.12
14 May 1877Probate - William Higson of 83 Travis St, Manchester, died 10 April 1877. Will proved at Manchester, Lancashire, to Harriet Higson, widow, the relict & sole executor. Effects under £200.11

Citations

  1. [S180] Free BMD.
  2. [S131] International Genealogical Index Superseded by Family Search.
  3. [S14] Census, 1841, images & transcriptions HO 107/584/1 P22.
  4. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD : 1847 JFM Ardwick ARD/10/47 20/185.
  5. [S15] Census, 1851, images & transcriptions HO 107/2219 F175 P18.
  6. [S595] Parish Records - Manchester, St John.
  7. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD.
  8. [S16] Census, 1861, images & transcriptions RG9/2868 F46 P38.
  9. [S180] Free BMD.
  10. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD.
  11. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  12. [S180] Free BMD : 1877 AMJ Manchester 8d168.

Elizabeth A Higson

ID #2457, (c Aug 1868-)
  • Last Edited: 2015-07-25

Timeline

c Aug 1868Her birth was registered in Ardwick, Chorlton R.D., England, in the 1868 JAS quarter.1
2 Apr 1871Elizabeth A Higson appeared as daughter in the 1871 census in the household of William Higson at 70, Ogden St, Ardwick, Manchester, Lancashire.
Age 2 , born Ardwick, Lancashire.
3 Apr 1881Elizabeth A Higson appeared as Step-Daughter in the 1881 census in the household of James Lowndes at 7, Airey St, Ardwick, Manchester, Lancashire.
Age 12 , Scholar , born Ardwick, Lancashire.2
5 Apr 1891Elizabeth A Higson appeared as Step-daughter in the 1891 census in the household of James Lowndes at 26, William St, Ardwick, Manchester, Lancashire.
Age 22 , unm , Mantle Finisher (Dress) , born Ardwick, Lancashire.3

Citations

  1. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD.
  2. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/3894 F115 P40;.
  3. [S19] Census, 1891, images & transcriptions RG12/3167 F140 P36.