James Rigby

ID #32021, (1797-Jun 1842)
  • Last Edited: 2020-11-18

Family: Elizabeth Howarth

Timeline

1797James Rigby was born at Cuerden, Lancashire.
8 Oct 1797He was baptized at St Andrew, Leyland, Lancashire.
James Rigby, son of Jonathan Rigby and Elizth Rigby; Abode: Cuerden.1
28 Jul 1819He married Elizabeth Howarth at St Andrew, Leyland, Lancashire.
James Rigby, Bachelor, Printer, Leyland
Elizabeth Howarth, Spinster, Leyland
Witnesses: William Keays, Richard Bibby.2
5 Nov 1820His son Edward Rigby was baptized at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.3
8 Dec 1822His son John Rigby was baptized at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.4
6 Jun 1841James Rigby was recorded as Head of Household in the 1841 census at Club Houses, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 45 , Calico Printer , born Lancashire.
Household included:- Elizabeth Rigby, Charlotte Rigby and John Rigby.
Jun 1842James Rigby's death was registered in Chorley R.D., England. 1842 AMJ quarter , age 45.5
9 Jun 1842He was buried at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
Age 45 of Wheelton.6

Citations

  1. [S591] Website - On line Parish Clerk - Lancashire ; LDS Film 1502450.
  2. [S591] Website - On line Parish Clerk - Lancashire ; Page 195 Entry 585.
  3. [S591] Website - On line Parish Clerk - Lancashire ; Baptisms 1813 - 1831, Page 26, Entry 205.
  4. [S591] Website - On line Parish Clerk - Lancashire ; Baptisms 1813 - 1831, Page 34, Entry 271.
  5. [S900] Online GRO Index 1842 AMJ Chorley 21 204.
  6. [S666] Parish Records.

Elizabeth Howarth

ID #32022
  • Last Edited: 2020-11-18

Family 1:

Family 2: James Rigby (1797-Jun 1842)

Notes

Married Name: Rigby.

Timeline

10 Jul 1818Her daughter Charlotte Howarth was baptized at St Laurence, Chorley, Lancashire.1
28 Jul 1819Elizabeth Howarth married James Rigby, son of Jonathan Rigby and Elizabeth Leigh, at St Andrew, Leyland, Lancashire.
James Rigby, Bachelor, Printer, Leyland
Elizabeth Howarth, Spinster, Leyland
Witnesses: William Keays, Richard Bibby.2
5 Nov 1820Her son Edward Rigby was baptized at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.3
8 Dec 1822Her son John Rigby was baptized at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.4
6 Jun 1841Elizabeth Rigby was listed as a member of the household of James Rigby in the 1841 census at Club Houses, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 45 , born Lancashire.

Citations

  1. [S591] Website - On line Parish Clerk - Lancashire ; Baptisms 1813 - 1821, Page 10, Entry 1579.
  2. [S591] Website - On line Parish Clerk - Lancashire ; Page 195 Entry 585.
  3. [S591] Website - On line Parish Clerk - Lancashire ; Baptisms 1813 - 1831, Page 26, Entry 205.
  4. [S591] Website - On line Parish Clerk - Lancashire ; Baptisms 1813 - 1831, Page 34, Entry 271.

Charlotte Howarth

ID #32023, (10 Jul 1818-)
  • Last Edited: 2020-11-18

Notes

Alternate Name: Charlotte Rigby.

Timeline

10 Jul 1818Charlotte Howarth was baptized at St Laurence, Chorley, Lancashire.
Charlotte Howarth, daughter of Elisabeth Haworth; Abode: Chorley; Mother: spinster.1
6 Jun 1841She was listed as a member of the household of James Rigby in the 1841 census at Club Houses, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 20 , Weaver , born Lancashire.

Citations

  1. [S591] Website - On line Parish Clerk - Lancashire ; Baptisms 1813 - 1821, Page 10, Entry 1579.

Edward Rigby

ID #32024, (5 Nov 1820-)
  • Last Edited: 2020-11-18

Timeline

5 Nov 1820Edward Rigby was baptized at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
Edwd. Rigby, son of James Rigby & Elizth; Abode: Wheelton; Father's Occupation:Calico Printer.1

Citations

  1. [S591] Website - On line Parish Clerk - Lancashire ; Baptisms 1813 - 1831, Page 26, Entry 205.

John Rigby1

ID #32031, (8 Dec 1822-)
  • Last Edited: 2021-07-11

Family: Jane Taylor (1834-)

Timeline

8 Dec 1822John Rigby was baptized at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
John Rigby, son of James Rigby & Elizabeth; Abode: Wheelton; Father's Occupation:Calico Printer.2
6 Jun 1841He was listed as a member of the household of James Rigby in the 1841 census at Club Houses, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 15 , Weaver , born Lancashire.
22 Aug 1863John Rigby married Jane Taylor at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
John, 39, bachelor, Labourer(?), Wheelton; Father: James Rigby, calico printer
Jane, 31, spinster, Whittle-le-Wood, father:Joshua Taylor, **** man
Witnesses: Robert Pickup, Maria *****.3
Aug 1863The marriage was registered in Chorley R.D., England, in 1863 JAS quarter.4
1864His son James Rigby was born.
1866His daughter Elizabeth Ellen Rigby was born at Chorley, Lancashire.
1 Apr 1869His son Robert Rigby was born at Wheelton, Lancashire.5,6
2 Apr 1871John Rigby appeared as Head in the 1871 census at 10, Meadow Street, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 48 , mar , Labourer , born Wheelton, Lancashire.
Household included:- Jane Rigby, James Rigby, Elizabeth Ellen Rigby and Robert Rigby.7
1874His daughter Maria Rigby was born at Wheelton, Lancashire.
c Feb 1876His son George Rigby was born at Wheelton, Lancashire.8
3 Apr 1881John Rigby appeared as Head in the 1881 census at Club Row, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 57 , married , Sawyer , born Wheelton, Lancashire.
Household included:- Jane Rigby, James Rigby, Elizabeth Ellen Rigby, Robert Rigby, Maria Rigby and George Rigby.9
5 Apr 1891John Rigby appeared as Head in the 1891 census at Kenyon Lane, Heapey, Lancashire.
Age 68 , mar , General labourer at Cotton Mill , born Wheelton, Lancashire.
Household included:- Jane Rigby, Elizabeth Ellen Rigby, Robert Rigby, Maria Rigby and George Rigby.10

Citations

  1. [S17] Census, 1871, images & transcriptions RG10 / 4193 F 103 P 20.
  2. [S591] Website - On line Parish Clerk - Lancashire ; Baptisms 1813 - 1831, Page 34, Entry 271.
  3. [S462] Parish Records.
  4. [S180] Free BMD.
  5. [S700] Parish Records - Manchester: No 122 Page 16 Heapey.
  6. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939; NWGX.
  7. [S17] Census, 1871, images & transcriptions RG10/4193 F103 P20.
  8. [S23] Census.
  9. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/4213 F30 P32.
  10. [S19] Census, 1891, images & transcriptions RG12/3426 F53 P2.

Jane Taylor

ID #32032, (1834-)
  • Last Edited: 2020-11-24

Family: John Rigby (8 Dec 1822-)

Notes

Married Name: Jane Rigby.

Timeline

1834Jane Taylor was born.
22 Aug 1863She married John Rigby, son of James Rigby and Elizabeth Howarth, at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
John, 39, bachelor, Labourer(?), Wheelton; Father: James Rigby, calico printer
Jane, 31, spinster, Whittle-le-Wood, father:Joshua Taylor, **** man
Witnesses: Robert Pickup, Maria *****.1
Aug 1863The marriage was registered in Chorley R.D., England, in 1863 JAS quarter.2
1864Her son James Rigby was born.
1866Her daughter Elizabeth Ellen Rigby was born at Chorley, Lancashire.
1 Apr 1869Her son Robert Rigby was born at Wheelton, Lancashire.3,4
2 Apr 1871Jane Rigby appeared as wife in the 1871 census in the household of John Rigby at 10, Meadow Street, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 40 , mar , Cotton weaver , born Whittle, Lancashire.
Household included:- James Rigby, Elizabeth Ellen Rigby and Robert Rigby.5
1874Her daughter Maria Rigby was born at Wheelton, Lancashire.
c Feb 1876Her son George Rigby was born at Wheelton, Lancashire.6
3 Apr 1881Jane Rigby appeared as wife in the 1881 census in the household of John Rigby at Club Row, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 48 , married , Cotton Weaver , born Whittle-le-Woods, Lancashire.
Household included:- James Rigby, Elizabeth Ellen Rigby, Robert Rigby, Maria Rigby and George Rigby.7
5 Apr 1891Jane Rigby appeared as wife in the 1891 census in the household of John Rigby at Kenyon Lane, Heapey, Lancashire.
Age 57 , Whittle-le-Woods, Lancashire , born married.
Household included:- Elizabeth Ellen Rigby, Robert Rigby, Maria Rigby and George Rigby.8

Citations

  1. [S462] Parish Records.
  2. [S180] Free BMD.
  3. [S700] Parish Records - Manchester: No 122 Page 16 Heapey.
  4. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939; NWGX.
  5. [S17] Census, 1871, images & transcriptions RG10/4193 F103 P20.
  6. [S23] Census.
  7. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/4213 F30 P32.
  8. [S19] Census, 1891, images & transcriptions RG12/3426 F53 P2.

James Rigby

ID #32033, (1864-)
  • Last Edited: 2021-06-08

Timeline

1864James Rigby was born.
2 Apr 1871He appeared as son in the 1871 census in the household of John Rigby at 10, Meadow Street, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 7 , Scholar , born Wheelton, Lancashire.
Household included:- Jane Rigby, Elizabeth Ellen Rigby and Robert Rigby.1
3 Apr 1881James Rigby appeared as son in the 1881 census in the household of John Rigby at Club Row, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 17 , Unmarr , Cotton weaver , born Wheelton, Lancashire.
Household included:- Jane Rigby, Elizabeth Ellen Rigby, Robert Rigby, Maria Rigby and George Rigby.2

Citations

  1. [S17] Census, 1871, images & transcriptions RG10/4193 F103 P20.
  2. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/4213 F30 P32.

Elizabeth Ellen Rigby

ID #32034, (1866-May 1924)
  • Last Edited: 2020-11-12

Family 1: Thomas Bibby (c Nov 1863-Feb 1893)

Family 2: Robert Shorrock (c May 1858-Feb 1931)

Notes

Married Name: Elizabeth Ellen Bibby 1st marriage.
Married Name: Elizabeth Ellen Shorrock 2nd marriage.1

Timeline

1866Elizabeth Ellen Rigby was born at Chorley, Lancashire.
2 Apr 1871She appeared as daughter in the 1871 census in the household of John Rigby at 10, Meadow Street, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 5 , scholar , born Wheelton, Lancashire.
Household included:- Jane Rigby, James Rigby and Robert Rigby.2
3 Apr 1881Elizabeth Ellen Rigby appeared as daughter in the 1881 census in the household of John Rigby at Club Row, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 15 , Cotton Weaver , born Wheelton, Lancashire.
Household included:- Jane Rigby, James Rigby, Robert Rigby, Maria Rigby and George Rigby.3
5 Apr 1891Elizabeth Ellen Rigby appeared as daughter in the 1891 census in the household of John Rigby at Kenyon Lane, Heapey, Lancashire.
Age 25 , Single , Cotton Weaver , born Wheelton, Lancashire.
Household included:- Jane Rigby, Robert Rigby, Maria Rigby and George Rigby.4
13 Jun 1891Elizabeth Ellen Rigby witnessed the marriage of Robert Rigby and Sarah Jane Grimshaw at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.5
24 Jan 1893Elizabeth Ellen Rigby married Thomas Bibby at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
Thomas, 28, bachelor, joiner, Victoria St, Wheelton; Father: John Bibby (deceased), Publican
Elizabeth Ellen, 26, spinster, Kenyon Lane, Wheelton; Father: John Rigby, labourer
Witnesses: William Bibby, Maria Rigby.6
Feb 1893The death of her husband, Thomas, was registered in Chorley R.D., England; 1893 JFM quarter , age 28.7
30 May 1898Elizabeth Ellen Rigby married Robert Shorrock, son of Ralph Shorrock and Mary Rigby, at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
Robert, 40, Widower, Labourer, Spring Bank, Wheelton; Father: Ralph Shorrock, deceased
Elizabeth Ellen, 32, Widow, Kenyon Lane, Heapey; Father: John Rigby, Labourer
Witnesses: Joseph Hodson, Maria Rigby
Identified witnesses: Maria Rigby.8
May 1898The marriage of Elizabeth Ellen Rigby and Robert Shorrock, son of Ralph Shorrock and Mary Rigby, was registered in Chorley R.D., England, in 1898 AMJ quarter.1
Jul 1899The birth of her son Harold Shorrock was registered in Chorley R.D., England.9
Aug 1899Her son Harold Shorrock died at Meadow Street, Wheelton, Lancashire.10
May 1924Elizabeth Ellen Shorrock's death was registered in Preston R.D., England. 1924 AMJ quarter , age 58.11
10 May 1924She was buried at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
Age 58 of Preston, Grave 160.12

Citations

  1. [S180] Free BMD : 1898 AMJ Chorley 8e954.
  2. [S17] Census, 1871, images & transcriptions RG10/4193 F103 P20.
  3. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/4213 F30 P32.
  4. [S19] Census, 1891, images & transcriptions RG12/3426 F53 P2.
  5. [S700] Parish Records - Manchester: No 358 page 179.
  6. [S462] Parish Records.
  7. [S180] Free BMD : 1893 JFM Chorley 8e333.
  8. [S700] Parish Records - Manchester: Heapey.
  9. [S180] Free BMD : 1899 JAS Chorley 8E 518.
  10. [S591] Website - On line Parish Clerk - Lancashire.
  11. [S180] Free BMD : 1924 AMJ Preston 8e 657.
  12. [S666] Parish Records.

Robert Rigby1

ID #32035, (1 Apr 1869-c May 1945)
  • Last Edited: 2021-03-10

Family 1: Sarah Jane Grimshaw (c Feb 1871-c May 1920)

Family 2: Margaret Agnes Roper (5 Aug 1871-)

Notes

Occupation: Cotton weaver.

Timeline

1 Apr 1869Robert Rigby was born at Wheelton, Lancashire.3,4
Apr 1869His birth was registered in Brindle/Withnell, Chorley R.D., England, in the 1869 AMJ quarter. MMN Taylor.5
2 Apr 1871He appeared as son in the 1871 census in the household of John Rigby at 10, Meadow Street, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 2 , born Wheelton, Lancashire.
Household included:- Jane Rigby, James Rigby and Elizabeth Ellen Rigby.6
26 Apr 1874Robert Rigby was baptized at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
Robert, child of John & Jane Rigby; Abode: Wheelton; Father's Occupation: Labourer ; Note: Baptism Register saya born 1st April 1868.3
3 Apr 1881He appeared as son in the 1881 census in the household of John Rigby at Club Row, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 12 , Short timer, weaver of cotton , born Wheelton, Lancashire.
Household included:- Jane Rigby, James Rigby, Elizabeth Ellen Rigby, Maria Rigby and George Rigby.7
5 Apr 1891Robert Rigby appeared as son in the 1891 census in the household of John Rigby at Kenyon Lane, Heapey, Lancashire.
Age 22 , Single , Cotton Weaver , born Wheelton, Lancashire.
Household included:- Jane Rigby, Elizabeth Ellen Rigby, Maria Rigby and George Rigby.8
13 Jun 1891Robert Rigby married Sarah Jane Grimshaw, daughter of John Grimshaw and Elizabeth Hartley, at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
Robert, 22, Bachelor, Weaver, Kenyon Lane, Heapey; Father: John Rigby, labourer, roller coverer
Sarah, 20, Spinster, Weaver, 11 Meadow St, Wheelton; Father: John Grimshaw (deceased)
Witnesses: David Rigby, Elizabeth Ellen Rigby
Identified witnesses: Elizabeth Ellen Rigby.9
Jun 1891The marriage was registered in Chorley R.D., England, in 1891 AMJ quarter.10
3 Jul 1891His son John Grimshaw Rigby was born at Wheelton, Lancashire.11,12
22 Oct 1898His daughter Edith Mary Rigby was born at Wheelton, Lancashire.
31 Mar 1901Robert Rigby appeared as Head in the 1901 census at 20, Weming Street, Southfield, Nelson, Lancashire.
Age 32 , M , C Weaver , born Wheelton, Lancashire.
Household included:- Sarah Jane Rigby, John Grimshaw Rigby and Edith Mary Rigby.13
11 Apr 1903Robert Rigby witnessed the marriage of Joseph Hodkinson and Elizabeth Caroline Grimshaw at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.14
2 Apr 1911Robert Rigby appeared as Head in the 1911 census at 5, Hammond Street, Nelson, Lancashire.
Age 42 , M , Cotton Weaver , born Wheelton, Lancashire.
Household included:- Sarah Jane Rigby, John Grimshaw Rigby and Edith Mary Rigby.15
c May 1920The death of his wife, Sarah, was registered in Burnley R.D., England; 1920 AMJ quarter , age 50.16
c Nov 1920His daughter, Edith Mary Rigby, married Hubert Taylor at St Paul, Little Marsden, Nelson, Lancashire.17
c May 1921The marriage of Robert Rigby and Margaret Agnes Molyneux was registered in Burnley R.D., England, in 1921 AMJ quarter.18
c May 1921Robert Rigby married Margaret Agnes Molyneux at St Paul, Little Marsden, Nelson, Lancashire.18
c Aug 1932His son, John Grimshaw Rigby, married Elsie Bowes at Railway Street Wesleyan Chapel, Nelson, Lancashire.19
Sep 1939Robert Rigby appeared on the 1939 register at 13, Marsden Crescent, Nelson, Lancashire. Married, mill labourer, paper carrying.
Also present Margaret Agnes Rigby.12
c May 1945Robert Rigby's death was registered in Nelson R.D., England. 1945 AMJ quarter , age 76.20

Citations

  1. [S462] Parish Records.
  2. [S17] Census, 1871, images & transcriptions RG10 / 4193 F 103 P 20.
  3. [S700] Parish Records - Manchester: No 122 Page 16 Heapey.
  4. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939; NWGX.
  5. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD : 1869 AMJ Brindle/Withnel, Chorley 8e437 BR/13/95.
  6. [S17] Census, 1871, images & transcriptions RG10/4193 F103 P20.
  7. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/4213 F30 P32.
  8. [S19] Census, 1891, images & transcriptions RG12/3426 F53 P2.
  9. [S700] Parish Records - Manchester: No 358 page 179.
  10. [S180] Free BMD : 1891 AMJ Chorley 8e740.
  11. [S301] Baptism register.
  12. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  13. [S20] Census, 1901, images & transcriptions RG13/3881 F19 P29.
  14. [S462] Parish Records.
  15. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions RG14/24899 RD472 ED19.
  16. [S180] Free BMD : 1920 AMJ Burnley 8e238.
  17. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD.
  18. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD : 1921 AMJ Burnley 8c439.
  19. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD.
  20. [S180] Free BMD : 1945 AMJ Nelson 8e232NEL/10/24.

George Rigby

ID #32036, (c Feb 1876-)
  • Last Edited: 2021-07-11

Timeline

c Feb 1876George Rigby was born at Wheelton, Lancashire.1
c Feb 1876His birth was registered in Brindle/Withnell, Chorley R.D., England, in the 1876 JFM quarter. MMN Taylor.2
3 Apr 1881He appeared as son in the 1881 census in the household of John Rigby at Club Row, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 5 , Scholar , born Wheelton, Lancashire.
Household included:- Jane Rigby, James Rigby, Elizabeth Ellen Rigby, Robert Rigby and Maria Rigby.3
5 Apr 1891George Rigby appeared as son in the 1891 census in the household of John Rigby at Kenyon Lane, Heapey, Lancashire.
Age 15 , Cotton Weaver , born Wheelton, Lancashire.
Household included:- Jane Rigby, Elizabeth Ellen Rigby, Robert Rigby and Maria Rigby.4
31 Mar 1901George Rigby appeared as Brother in the 1901 census in the household of Maria Rigby at Kenyon Lane, Heapey, Lancashire.
Age 25 , Single , Cotton Weaver , born Wheelton, Lancashire ; Census image says Son !5
19 Nov 1902George Rigby witnessed the marriage of John Thomas Higgins and Maria Rigby at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.6
2 Apr 1911George Rigby appeared as Boarder in the 1911 census at 101, Willow Lane, Lancaster, Lancashire.
Age 35 , Single , Warhouseman , born Wheelton, Lancashire ; Boarder.7

Citations

  1. [S23] Census.
  2. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD : 1876 JFM Brindle/Withnell Chorley BR/16/33 8e504.
  3. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/4213 F30 P32.
  4. [S19] Census, 1891, images & transcriptions RG12/3426 F53 P2.
  5. [S20] Census, 1901, images & transcriptions RG13/3939; F15 P21.
  6. [S700] Parish Records - Manchester: No 476 Page 238 Heapey.
  7. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions RG14/25539 RD479 Lancaster ED15.