Robert Shorrock

ID #12661, (c May 1858-Feb 1931)
  • Last Edited: 2020-11-12

Family 1: Anne Mary Grimshaw (c Feb 1861-Jul 1897)

Family 2: Elizabeth Ellen Rigby (1866-May 1924)

Timeline

c May 1858His birth was registered in Chorley R.D., England, in the 1858 AMJ quarter. MMN Rigby.1
21 May 1858Robert Shorrock was baptized at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
Son of Ralph and Mary Shorrock of Wheelton, Tackler (overlooker of weaving sheds).2
Jul 1858The death of his mother, Mary Shorrock, was registered in Chorley R.D., England.3
7 Apr 1861Robert Shorrock appeared as Grandson in the 1861 census in the household of William Shorrock at Size House Cottages, Victoria Street, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 22 , born Chorley, Lancashire.
Aug 1867The death of his father, Ralph Shorrock, was registered in Chorley R.D., England.4
3 Apr 1881Robert Shorrock appeared as nephew in the 1881 census in the household of Hugh Rigby at Briars Brow, Wheelton, Lancashire.
Age 22 , unm , Beamer at calico printworks , born Wheelton, Lancashire.5
16 Jul 1885Robert Shorrock married Anne Mary Grimshaw, daughter of John Grimshaw and Elizabeth Hartley, at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
Robert Shorrock, 27, Bachelor, Beamer, Wheelton
Anne Mary Grimshaw, 24, Spinster, Weaver, Wheelton; Father: John Grimshaw, roller coverer
Witnesses: David Rigby, Catherine Grimshaw
Identified witnesses: David Rigby and Catherine Grimshaw.
22 Apr 1888His daughter Elizabeth Mary Shorrock was born at Wheelton, Lancashire.6
1 Apr 1890His daughter Ellen Shorrock was born at Wheelton, Lancashire.6
28 Jun 1893His daughter Isabella Shorrock was born at Wheelton, Lancashire.6
Jul 1897His wife, Anne died at 2, Mill Street, Wheelton, Lancashire.7
30 May 1898Robert Shorrock married Elizabeth Ellen Rigby, daughter of John Rigby and Jane Taylor, 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 Robert Shorrock and Elizabeth Ellen Rigby, daughter of John Rigby and Jane Taylor, was registered in Chorley R.D., England, in 1898 AMJ quarter.9
Jul 1899The birth of his son Harold Shorrock was registered in Chorley R.D., England.10
Aug 1899His son Harold Shorrock died at Meadow Street, Wheelton, Lancashire.6
Nov 1910The death of his daughter, Isabella Shorrock, was registered in Preston R.D., England.11
c Aug 1912The marriage of his daughter, Elizabeth Mary Shorrock, to James Richard Fowler was registered at Preston R.D., England.12
c May 1914The marriage of his daughter, Ellen Shorrock, to Robert Norris was registered at Preston R.D., England.13
May 1924The death of his wife, Elizabeth Ellen Shorrock, was registered in Preston R.D., England.14
Feb 1931Robert Shorrock's death was registered in Preston R.D., England; 1931 JFM quarter , age 72.15
10 Feb 1931He was buried at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
Age 72 of Preston. Grave 160.2

Citations

  1. [S900] Online GRO Index 1858 AMJ Chorley 8e 365.
  2. [S666] Parish Records.
  3. [S180] Free BMD.
  4. [S180] Free BMD.
  5. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/4213 F16 P4.
  6. [S591] Website - On line Parish Clerk - Lancashire.
  7. [S2004] Burial records.
  8. [S700] Parish Records - Manchester: Heapey.
  9. [S180] Free BMD : 1898 AMJ Chorley 8e954.
  10. [S180] Free BMD : 1899 JAS Chorley 8E 518.
  11. [S180] Free BMD : 1910 OND Preston 8e 378.
  12. [S180] Free BMD : 1912 JAS Preston 8e 1452.
  13. [S180] Free BMD : 1914 AMJ Preston 8e 1318.
  14. [S180] Free BMD : 1924 AMJ Preston 8e 657.
  15. [S180] Free BMD : 1931 JFM Preston 8e 769.

Thomas Bibby

ID #12662, (c Nov 1863-Feb 1893)
  • Last Edited: 2018-02-05

Family: Elizabeth Ellen Rigby (1866-May 1924)

Notes

Married 24th January, buried about week later on 8th February in Feb 1893.

Timeline

c Nov 1863His birth was registered in Halliwell, Bolton R.D., England, in the 1863 OND quarter. MMN Fish.1
21 Feb 1864Thomas Bibby was baptized at St Peter, Halliwell, Bolton, Lancashire.
son of John & Catherine Bibby, farmer.2
24 Jan 1893He married Elizabeth Ellen Rigby, daughter of John Rigby and Jane Taylor, 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.3
Feb 1893Thomas Bibby died at Brook Street, Wheelton, Lancashire.4
Feb 1893Thomas Bibby's death was registered in Chorley R.D., England; 1893 JFM quarter , age 28.5
8 Feb 1893He was buried at St Barnabas, Heapey, Lancashire.
Age 28, grave 337, Of Brook St, Wheelton.6

Citations

  1. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD.
  2. [S301] Baptism register.
  3. [S462] Parish Records.
  4. [S2004] Burial records.
  5. [S180] Free BMD : 1893 JFM Chorley 8e333.
  6. [S2004] Burial records.

John Edward Gollings

ID #12663, (1858-1932)
  • Last Edited: 2018-02-16

Family: Mary Jane Jackson (1860-1927)

Timeline

1858John Edward Gollings was born at Manchester, Lancashire.1
12 Jun 1878He married Mary Jane Jackson at Cathedral, Manchester, Lancashire.2
2 Jun 1888His son Charles Frederick Gollings was born.3
23 Apr 1919His son, Charles Frederick Gollings, married Eliza Lilian Grimshaw at Christ Church, Harpurhey, Manchester, Lancashire.4
1927His wife, Mary Jane Gollings, died at Manchester, Lancashire.
1932John Edward Gollings died at Salford, Lancashire.

Citations

  1. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions.
  2. [S478] Parish Records - Manchester, Cathedral.
  3. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  4. [S700] Parish Records - Manchester.

Mary Jane Jackson

ID #12664, (1860-1927)
  • Last Edited: 2021-09-03

Family: John Edward Gollings (1858-1932)

Notes

Married Name: Mary Jane Gollings.1

Timeline

1860Mary Jane Jackson was born at Manchester, Lancashire.2
12 Jun 1878She married John Edward Gollings at Cathedral, Manchester, Lancashire.1
2 Jun 1888Her son Charles Frederick Gollings was born.3
23 Apr 1919Her son, Charles Frederick Gollings, married Eliza Lilian Grimshaw at Christ Church, Harpurhey, Manchester, Lancashire.4
1927Mary Jane Gollings died at Manchester, Lancashire.

Citations

  1. [S478] Parish Records - Manchester, Cathedral.
  2. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions.
  3. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  4. [S700] Parish Records - Manchester.

Charles Frederick Gollings

ID #12665, (2 Jun 1888-14 Jan 1961)
  • Last Edited: 2018-03-15

Family: Eliza Lilian Grimshaw (c Aug 1891-27 Aug 1957)

Timeline

2 Jun 1888Charles Frederick Gollings was born.1
Jul 1888His birth was registered in Manchester R.D., England, in the 1888 JAS quarter. MMN Jackson.2
26 Oct 1915He began military service 26 Oct 1915 address 102, Smedley Raod, Cheetham, Manchester, Lancashire.
Royal Artillary, 112813
Next of kin: Father, John Edward Gollings.3
23 Apr 1919He married Eliza Lilian Grimshaw, daughter of Nathaniel Grimshaw and Emma Hilton, at Christ Church, Harpurhey, Manchester, Lancashire.
Charles, 30, bachelor, salesman, 102 Smedley Road, Cheetham; Father: John Edward Gollings, salesman
Eliza, 27, spinster,84b Rochdale Road; Father: Nathaniel Grimshaw, draper
Witnesses: J.M. Davies, Laura Grimshaw, N Grimshaw, J Gollings, E Grimshaw, B Gollings.4
Apr 1919The marriage of Charles Frederick Gollings and Eliza Lilian Grimshaw, daughter of Nathaniel Grimshaw and Emma Hilton, was registered in Prestwich R.D., England, in 1919 AMJ quarter.5
1 Sep 1919Charles Frederick Gollings ended military service.
Rank on discharge: Corporal.3
26 Apr 1921His son John Frederick Gollings was born.1
6 Jul 1923His daughter Laura Gollings was born.1
1927His mother, Mary Jane Gollings, died at Manchester, Lancashire.
5 Sep 1928Charles Frederick Gollings witnessed the marriage of Robert Newton and Laura Grimshaw at Christ Church, Harpurhey, Manchester, Lancashire.6
1932His father, John Edward Gollings, died at Salford, Lancashire.
Sep 1939Charles Frederick Gollings appeared on the 1939 register at Mayfield, 33 Accrington Green, Middleton, Lancashire. Married, manufacturers agent for artificial silk clothing neckwear filling handkerchiefs.
Also present Eliza Lilian Gollings, John Frederick Gollings and Laura Gollings.1
c Nov 1948His son, John Frederick Gollings, married Lydia Mary Reynolds at St Anne, St Anne Square, Manchester, Lancashire.7
c May 1949His daughter, Laura Gollings, married Peter Rowland Biscoe at St Anne, St Anne Square, Manchester, Lancashire.8
27 Aug 1957His wife, Eliza Lilian Gollings, died at Mayfield, 33 Accrington Green, Middleton, Lancashire.9
27 Sep 1957Charles Frederick Gollings was an executor of Eliza Lilian Gollings's estate.9
14 Jan 1961Charles Frederick Gollings died at 25, Arden Road, Crumpsall, Manchester, Lancashire.9
Jan 1961Charles Frederick Gollings's death was registered in Manchester R.D., England; 1961 JFM quarter , age 72.10
16 Mar 1961Probate - Charles Frederick Gollings of 25 Arden Road, Crumpsall, Manchester, died 14 Jan 1961. Probate at Manchester to John Frederick Gollings, company director. Effects £8456 11s.9

Citations

  1. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  2. [S900] Online GRO Index.
  3. [S661] Military Records.
  4. [S700] Parish Records - Manchester.
  5. [S180] Free BMD : 1930 AMJ Prestwich 8d649.
  6. [S1052] Parish Records - Manchester.
  7. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD : 1948 OND Manchester 10e 285, 85/7/424.
  8. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD : 1949 AMj Manchester 10e 304, 85/7/455.
  9. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  10. [S180] Free BMD : 1961 JFM Manchester 10e 554.

Robert Newton

ID #12666, (15 Jan 1900-20 Mar 1969)
  • Last Edited: 2020-10-13

Family: Laura Grimshaw (25 Nov 1894-7 Jan 1980)

Timeline

15 Jan 1900Robert Newton was born at 81, Moston Lane, Harpurhey, Manchester, Lancashire.
from 1939 register and baptism register.1
11 Feb 1900He was baptized at Christ Church, Harpurhey, Manchester, Lancashire.
Son of Arthur and Hannah Newton, 81 Moston Lane, Clerk.2
5 Sep 1928He married Laura Grimshaw, daughter of Nathaniel Grimshaw and Emma Hilton, at Christ Church, Harpurhey, Manchester, Lancashire.
Robert Newton, 28, bachelor, Cloth Salesman, 143 Rochdale Road, Blackley; Father: Arthur Newton, Publican
Laura Grimshaw, 33, Spinster, Teacher, 84 Rochdale Road, Harpurhey, Father: Nathaniel Grimshaw, Draper
Witnesses: John Brocklebank Johnson, Frances Newton, Arthur Newton

Identified witnesses: Charles Frederick Gollings and Nathaniel Grimshaw.2
Sep 1939Robert Newton appeared on the 1939 register at 12, Wood Top Avenue, Rochdale, Lancashire. Married; Cotton canvas manufacture salesman-technologist.
Also present Laura Newton.1
20 Mar 1969Robert Newton died at Flat 3, Woods Close, Ollerton, Knutsford, Cheshire.
from probate.3
Mar 1969Robert Newton's death was registered in Manchester R.D., England; 1969 JFM quarter , age 69.4
18 Jul 1969Probate - Robert Newton of Flat 3, Woods Close, Ollerton, Near Knutsford, Cheshire, died 20 March 1969. Probate at London. Effects £18766.3

Citations

  1. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  2. [S1052] Parish Records - Manchester.
  3. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  4. [S180] Free BMD : 1969 JFM Manchester 10e 215.

Lydia Mary Reynolds

ID #12667, (5 Jul 1923-10 Apr 2011)
  • Last Edited: 2020-10-13

Family: John Frederick Gollings (26 Apr 1921-c Aug 1969)

Notes

Married Name: Lydia Mary Gollings.

Timeline

5 Jul 1923Lydia Mary Reynolds was born.
from ancestry tree.1
c Nov 1948The marriage was registered in Manchester R.D., England, in 1948 OND quarter.2
c Nov 1948She married John Frederick Gollings, son of Charles Frederick Gollings and Eliza Lilian Grimshaw, at St Anne, St Anne Square, Manchester, Lancashire.
1948 OND quarter.2
c Aug 1969The death of her husband, John Frederick Gollings, was registered in Macclesfield R.D., England.3
10 Apr 2011Lydia Mary Gollings died.
from ancestry tree.1

Citations

  1. [S1220] Ancestry Family Tree Website; CD.
  2. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD : 1948 OND Manchester 10e 285, 85/7/424.
  3. [S180] Free BMD : 1969 JAS Macclesfield 10a 872.

Peter Rowland Biscoe

ID #12668, (25 Aug 1925-c Aug 1992)
  • Last Edited: 2020-10-13

Family: Laura Gollings (6 Jul 1923-c Feb 2000)

Timeline

25 Aug 1925Peter Rowland Biscoe was born.
from death registration.
c May 1949The marriage was registered in Manchester R.D., England, in 1949 AMJ quarter.1
c May 1949He married Laura Gollings, daughter of Charles Frederick Gollings and Eliza Lilian Grimshaw, at St Anne, St Anne Square, Manchester, Lancashire.1
c Aug 1992Peter Rowland Biscoe's death was registered in Salisbury R.D., England; 1992 JAS quarter , D of B 25 Aug 1925.2

Citations

  1. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD : 1949 AMj Manchester 10e 304, 85/7/455.
  2. [S180] Free BMD : 1992 JAS Salisbury 23 1882.

Richard Simpson

ID #12675, (c Jan 1851-May 1923)
  • Last Edited: 2020-10-11

Family: Rachael Murray (c Sep 1855-Apr 1917)

Timeline

c Jan 1851His birth was registered in Manchester, Lancashire, in the aged 2 months at 1851 census.1
c May 1882The marriage of Richard Simpson and Rachael Murray was registered in Chorlton, Manchester, Lancashire, in 1882 AMJ quarter.2
4 Jan 1883His daughter Bessie Simpson was born.3
1888His son Frank Simpson was born at Manchester, Lancashire.4
31 Mar 1901Richard Simpson was recorded as Head of Household in the 1901 census at 44, Slade Grove, Rusholme, Lancashire.
Age 50 , Married , Commercial Traveller (Confectionery & Preserves) , born Mancester, Lancashire.
Household included:- Rachel Simpson, Bessie Simpson and Frank Simpson.4
2 Apr 1911Richard Simpson was recorded as Head of Household in the 1911 census at Chorlton, Manchester, Lancashire.
Age 60 , Married , Traveller , born Manchester.
Household included:- Rachel Simpson, Bessie Simpson and Frank Simpson.5
Apr 1917The death of his wife, Rachel, was registered in Chorlton R.D., England; 1917 AMJ quarter , age 61.6
May 1923Richard Simpson's death was registered in Chorlton R.D., England; 1923 AMJ quarter , age 72.7
29 May 1923He was buried at Southern Cemetery, Manchester, Lancashire.
Grave B Consecrated 1073 position 2.

Citations

  1. [S180] Free BMD.
  2. [S180] Free BMD : 1882 AMJ Chorlton 8c1005.
  3. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  4. [S20] Census, 1901, images & transcriptions RG13/3684 F78 P11.
  5. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions RD 464 Chorlton SD Ardwick ED 124 Piece 23825.
  6. [S180] Free BMD : 1917 AMJ Chorlton 8c811.
  7. [S180] Free BMD : 1923 AMJ Chorlton 8c847.

Rachael Murray

ID #12676, (c Sep 1855-Apr 1917)
  • Last Edited: 2016-08-07

Family: Richard Simpson (c Jan 1851-May 1923)

Notes

Alternate Name: Rachel Murray.1
Married Name: Rachel Simpson.

Timeline

c Sep 1855Her birth was registered in Manchester, Lancashire.2
c May 1882The marriage of Rachael Murray and Richard Simpson was registered in Chorlton, Manchester, Lancashire, in 1882 AMJ quarter.1
4 Jan 1883Her daughter Bessie Simpson was born.3
1888Her son Frank Simpson was born at Manchester, Lancashire.4
31 Mar 1901Rachel Simpson appeared as Wife in the 1901 census in the household of Richard Simpson at 44, Slade Grove, Rusholme, Lancashire.
Age 45 , Married , born Manchester, Lancashire.4
2 Apr 1911Rachel Simpson appeared as wife in the 1911 census in the household of Richard Simpson at Chorlton, Manchester, Lancashire.
Age 55 , Married 29 years, 2 children, 2 alive , born Manchester.5
Apr 1917Rachel Simpson's death was registered in Chorlton R.D., England; 1917 AMJ quarter , age 61.6
20 Apr 1917She was buried at Southern Cemetery, Manchester, Lancashire.
Grave B Consecrated 1073 position 1.7

Citations

  1. [S180] Free BMD : 1882 AMJ Chorlton 8c1005.
  2. [S180] Free BMD.
  3. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  4. [S20] Census, 1901, images & transcriptions RG13/3684 F78 P11.
  5. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions RD 464 Chorlton SD Ardwick ED 124 Piece 23825.
  6. [S180] Free BMD : 1917 AMJ Chorlton 8c811.
  7. [S377] Cemetery Burials - Manchester Cemeteries.

Bessie Simpson

ID #12677, (4 Jan 1883-2 Mar 1961)
  • Last Edited: 2021-09-03

Family: Frank Grimshaw (14 Aug 1881-10 Aug 1947)

Notes

Married Name: Bessie Grimshaw.

Timeline

4 Jan 1883Bessie Simpson was born.1
Jan 1883Her birth was registered in Ardwick, Chorlton R.D., England, in the 1883 JFM quarter.2
31 Mar 1901She appeared as daughter in the 1901 census in the household of Richard Simpson at 44, Slade Grove, Rusholme, Lancashire.
Age 18 , single , born Manchester, Lancashire.3
2 Apr 1911Bessie Simpson appeared as daughter in the 1911 census in the household of Richard Simpson at Chorlton, Manchester, Lancashire.
Age 28 , Single , born Manchester.4
21 May 1913Bessie Simpson married Frank Grimshaw, son of Thomas Bancks Grimshaw and Ellen Ann Higson, at St Andrew, Levenshulme, Lancashire.
Frank, 31, bachelor, Rope & Twine Manufacturer, 6 Errwood Rd, Levenshulme; Father: Thomas Bancks Grimshaw, Rope & Twine Manufacturer
Bessie, 30, Spinster, 10 Linden Rd, Levenshulme; Father: Richard Simpson, Commercial Traveller
Witnesses: Thomas G Tunaley, Alice Simpson.5
May 1913The marriage was registered in Chorlton R.D., England, in 1913 AMJ quarter.6
14 Feb 1914Her son Thomas Bancks Grimshaw was born.7
Apr 1917The death of her mother, Rachel Simpson, was registered in Chorlton R.D., England.8
May 1923The death of her father, Richard Simpson, was registered in Chorlton R.D., England.9
Sep 1939Bessie Grimshaw appeared on the 1939 register at 70, Gatley Road, Cheadle, Cheshire. Married; Housekeeper - Paid Duties; House of Solicitor & wife.1
19 May 1941The marriage of her son, Thomas Bancks Grimshaw, to Ray Kemp was registered at Manchester R.D., England.10
10 Aug 1947Her husband, Frank died at 2, Blackburn St, Manchester, Lancashire.11
1950Bessie Grimshaw was living in Levenshulme, Manchester, Lancashire.
c May 1951The marriage of her son, Thomas Bancks Grimshaw, to Joyce Elaine Williams was registered at Manchester R.D., England.12
Feb 1961Bessie Grimshaw lived at 76, Grange Avenue, Rhyl, Denbighshire, Wales.
2 Mar 1961She died at Lluesty Hospital, Holywell, Flintshire, Wales.13
7 Mar 1961She was buried at Southern Cemetery, Manchester, Lancashire.
Funeral from 5 Kingsway, LEVENSHULME. Grave B Consecrated 1073 position 3.14
18 May 1961Probate - Bessie Grimshaw of 76, Grange Av, Rhyl, Denbighshire, died 2 March 1961 at Lluesty Hospital, Holywell, Flintshire. Probate at Manchester, Lancashire, to Thomas Bancks Grimshaw, insurance clerk. Effects £977 13s.13

Citations

  1. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  2. [S180] Free BMD : 1883 JFM Ardwick, Chorlton 8c754 ARD/180/5.
  3. [S20] Census, 1901, images & transcriptions RG13/3684 F78 P11.
  4. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions RD 464 Chorlton SD Ardwick ED 124 Piece 23825.
  5. [S700] Parish Records - Manchester.
  6. [S180] Free BMD : 1913 AMJ Chorlton 8c1584 not in Lancs BMD as of Nov2008.
  7. [S180] Free BMD.
  8. [S180] Free BMD : 1917 AMJ Chorlton 8c811.
  9. [S180] Free BMD : 1923 AMJ Chorlton 8c847.
  10. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD.
  11. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  12. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD : 1951 AMJ RO/RA Manchester 10e552 MCR/158/233.
  13. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  14. [S1522] Newspaper Article.

Frank Simpson1

ID #12678, (1888-)
  • Last Edited: 2008-11-22

Timeline

1888Frank Simpson was born at Manchester, Lancashire.1
31 Mar 1901He appeared as son in the 1901 census in the household of Richard Simpson at 44, Slade Grove, Rusholme, Lancashire.
Age 13 , single , born Manchester, Lancashire.1
2 Apr 1911Frank Simpson appeared as son in the 1911 census in the household of Richard Simpson at Chorlton, Manchester, Lancashire.
Age 23 , Single , Clerk, Accountants , born Manchester.2

Citations

  1. [S20] Census, 1901, images & transcriptions RG13/3684 F78 P11.
  2. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions RD 464 Chorlton SD Ardwick ED 124 Piece 23825.