William Samuel Leigh

ID #14921, (c Feb 1862-c Feb 1916)
  • Last Edited: 2021-07-12

Family 1: Phoebe Colley (c May 1857-c May 1905)

Family 2: Rose Ellen Turner (16 Jul 1872-c Mar 1953)

Notes

Note: 2nd wife Rose Ellen Turner was the half-sister of his first wife Phoebe Colley.
Alternate Name: William Leigh.
Alternate Name: William Samuel Clayton.

Timeline

c Feb 1862His birth was registered in Hayfield R.D., England, in the 1862 JFM quarter. MMN --.1
16 Mar 1863William Samuel Clayton was baptized at St Mary, Disley, Cheshire.
William Samuel child of Ellen Clayton & William LEE (stet); Father's Occupation: Plumber & Glazier; Abode:Disley; Supposed Father.2
2 Apr 1871He appeared as son in the 1871 census in the household of William Leigh at Clayton Fold (by White Horse), Disley, Cheshire.
Age 9 , born Disley, Cheshire.
Household included:- Ellen Leigh, Sarah Leigh, Samuel Clayton and James Cope Clayton.
Sep 1880The death of his mother, Ellen Clayton, was registered in Hayfield R.D., England.3
3 Apr 1881William Samuel Leigh appeared as son in the 1881 census in the household of William Leigh at Dane Bank, Disley, Cheshire.
Age 19 , unm , Cop packer, unemployed , born Disley, Cheshire.
Household included:- Sarah Leigh.4
Sep 1887The death of his father, William Leigh, was registered in Hayfield R.D., England.5
28 Jan 1899William Samuel Leigh married Phoebe Davies, daughter of William Colley and Eliza Hooper, at St Thomas, Stockport, Cheshire.
William Leigh, age 36; Father: William Leigh
Phoebe Davis (or Davies), age 40, widow; William Foley (or Colley).
31 Mar 1901William Samuel Leigh appeared as Head in the 1901 census at Redhouse Lane, Disley, Cheshire.
Age 39 , mar , Labourer at Printworks , born Disley, Cheshire.
Household included:- Phoebe Leigh.6
c May 1905The death of his wife, Phoebe Leigh, was registered in Hayfield R.D., England.7
3 Jun 1906His son William Sydney Leigh was born at Lodge Row, Disley, Cheshire.8
c Nov 1906The marriage of William Samuel Leigh and Rose Ellen Baker, daughter of Eliza Hooper, was registered in Hayfield R.D., England, in 1906 OND quarter.
Bride: Rose Ellen Baker.9
26 Jan 1908His daughter Florence Ellen Leigh was born at Disley, Cheshire.8
2 Apr 1911William Samuel Leigh appeared as Head in the 1911 census at Lodge Row, Disley, Cheshire.
Age 49 , Married , Printshop Labourer at Printworks , born Disley, Cheshire.
Household included:- Rose Ellen Leigh, William Sydney Leigh, Florence Ellen Leigh, Elisa Turner, Alice Dowdeswell, May Baker and Lucy Baker.10
c Feb 1916William Samuel Leigh's death was registered in Hayfield R.D., England. 1916 JFM quarter , Age 54.11

Citations

  1. [S900] Online GRO Index 1862 JFM Hayfield 7b620.
  2. [S957] Disley, Lyme Handley; Taxal & Whaley in Cheshire.
  3. [S900] Online GRO Index 1880 JAS Hayfield 7b495.
  4. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/3463; F19 P5.
  5. [S900] Online GRO Index 1887 JAS Hayfield 7b451.
  6. [S20] Census, 1901, images & transcriptions RG13/3278 F141 P40.
  7. [S900] Online GRO Index 1908 AMJ Hayfield 7b468.
  8. [S1207] Parish Records Ref 1441.
  9. [S180] Free BMD.
  10. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions RG14/21308 RD:442 Hayfield SD: Hayfield ED:20 Sched:16.
  11. [S900] Online GRO Index 1916 JFM Hayfield 7b1010.

William Sydney Leigh

ID #14926, (3 Jun 1906-Jun 1961)
  • Last Edited: 2020-07-24

Family: Doris Ferns (8 Oct 1907-16 Aug 1986)

Timeline

3 Jun 1906William Sydney Leigh was born at Lodge Row, Disley, Cheshire.1
5 Aug 1908He was baptized at St George, New Mills, Derbyshire.
William Sydney, child of William Samuel & Rose Ellen Leigh; Abode:Lodge Row, Disley; Father's Occupation: Labourer.1
2 Apr 1911He appeared as son in the 1911 census in the household of William Samuel Leigh at Lodge Row, Disley, Cheshire.
Age 4 , born Disley, Cheshire.
Household included:- Rose Ellen Leigh, Florence Ellen Leigh, Elisa Turner, Alice Dowdeswell, May Baker and Lucy Baker.2
c Feb 1916The death of his father, William Samuel Leigh, was registered in Hayfield R.D., England.3
Sep 1929The marriage of William Sydney Leigh and Doris Ferns was registered in Stockport R.D., England.
Sep 1939William Sydney Leigh appeared on the 1939 register at 1, Middlewood Road, Marple, Cheshire. Married; Builders Labourer Heavy Worker.
Also present Doris Leigh.4
c Mar 1953The death of his mother, Rose Ellen Turner, was registered in Stockport Third, Stockport R.D., England.5
Jun 1961William Sydney Leigh's death was registered in Stockport First, Stockport R.D., England. 1961 AMJ quarter , Age 54.6

Citations

  1. [S1207] Parish Records Ref 1441.
  2. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions RG14/21308 RD:442 Hayfield SD: Hayfield ED:20 Sched:16.
  3. [S900] Online GRO Index 1916 JFM Hayfield 7b1010.
  4. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939; Letter Code LFLJ Marple RD 443.B.2.
  5. [S900] Online GRO Index 1953 AMJ Stockport 3rd 10a533.
  6. [S181] GRO/Free & Cheshire BMD : 1961 AMJ Stockport First ST1/34/67 10a477.

Doris Ferns

ID #14927, (8 Oct 1907-16 Aug 1986)
  • Last Edited: 2020-09-26

Family: William Sydney Leigh (3 Jun 1906-Jun 1961)

Notes

Married Name: Doris Leigh.

Timeline

8 Oct 1907Doris Ferns was born.1
Sep 1929The marriage of Doris Ferns and William Sydney Leigh, son of William Samuel Leigh and Rose Ellen Turner, was registered in Stockport R.D., England.
Sep 1939Doris Leigh appeared on the 1939 register with William Sydney Leigh at 1, Middlewood Road, Marple, Cheshire.1
Jun 1961The death of her husband, William Sydney Leigh, was registered in Stockport First, Stockport R.D., England.2
16 Aug 1986Doris Leigh died.3
Aug 1986Doris Leigh's death was registered in Stockport R.D., England. 1986 JAS quarter , DoB 8/10/1907.4

Citations

  1. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939; Letter Code LFLJ Marple RD 443.B.2.
  2. [S181] GRO/Free & Cheshire BMD : 1961 AMJ Stockport First ST1/34/67 10a477.
  3. [S1220] Ancestry Family Tree Website; CD.
  4. [S181] GRO/Free & Cheshire BMD : 1986 JAS Stockport 886/39/1145 ST/B36A/160.

Florence Ellen Leigh1

ID #14929, (26 Jan 1908-Aug 1952)
  • Last Edited: 2021-09-03

Family: Arnold Warhurst (18 Jun 1909-13 Jul 1985)

Notes

Married Name: Florence Warhurst.

Timeline

26 Jan 1908Florence Ellen Leigh was born at Disley, Cheshire.2
5 Aug 1908She was baptized at St George, New Mills, Derbyshire.
William Sydney, child of William Samuel & Rose Ellen Leigh; Abode:Lodge Row, Disley; Father's Occupation: Labourer.2
2 Apr 1911She appeared as Daughter in the 1911 census in the household of William Samuel Leigh at Lodge Row, Disley, Cheshire.
Age 3 , born Disley, Cheshire.
Household included:- Rose Ellen Leigh, William Sydney Leigh, Elisa Turner, Alice Dowdeswell, May Baker and Lucy Baker.3
c Feb 1916The death of her father, William Samuel Leigh, was registered in Hayfield R.D., England.4
5 Sep 1931Florence Ellen Leigh married Arnold Warhurst at St Mary, Disley, Cheshire.
Arnold Warhurst, 22; Father:Fred Warhurst
Florence Ellen Leigh, 23; Father:William Samuel Leigh.5
Sep 1939Florence Warhurst appeared on the 1939 register with Arnold Warhurst at Rose Mount, Dale Road, New Mills, Derbyshire.
Also present Alice Dowdeswell.6
Aug 1952Florence Warhurst died at Rose Mount, Dale Road, New Mills, Derbyshire.
29 Aug 1952She was buried at St George, New Mills, Derbyshire.
Age 44 years, Abode: Rose Mount, Dale Road, New Mills, Grave: YA7 South.

Citations

  1. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions.
  2. [S1207] Parish Records Ref 1441.
  3. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions RG14/21308 RD:442 Hayfield SD: Hayfield ED:20 Sched:16.
  4. [S900] Online GRO Index 1916 JFM Hayfield 7b1010.
  5. [S298] Parish Records - England Selected.
  6. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939; Letter Code: RBUG RG101/59191/011/28 RD:440/3.

Arnold Warhurst

ID #14935, (18 Jun 1909-13 Jul 1985)
  • Last Edited: 2020-08-08

Family: Florence Ellen Leigh (26 Jan 1908-Aug 1952)

Timeline

18 Jun 1909Arnold Warhurst was born.
from 1939 & death reg.1
Jun 1909His birth was registered in Hayfield R.D., England, in the 1909 AMJ quarter. MMN Taylor.2
5 Sep 1931He married Florence Ellen Leigh, daughter of William Samuel Leigh and Rose Ellen Turner, at St Mary, Disley, Cheshire.
Arnold Warhurst, 22; Father:Fred Warhurst
Florence Ellen Leigh, 23; Father:William Samuel Leigh.3
Sep 1939Arnold Warhurst appeared on the 1939 register at Rose Mount, Dale Road, New Mills, Derbyshire. Married; Calico Printers Labourer, Heavy Work.
Also present Florence Warhurst and Alice Dowdeswell.4
Aug 1952His wife, Florence Warhurst, died at Rose Mount, Dale Road, New Mills, Derbyshire.
Dec 1953Arnold Warhurst was employed by Postman at New Mills at New Mills, Derbyshire.5
13 Jul 1985He died at 6 Ardoch, Oak Avenue, Disley, Cheshire.6
Jul 1985Arnold Warhurst's death was registered in Stockport R.D., England. 1985 JAS quarter , Age 76 DoB 18 June 1909.7
10 Sep 1985Probate - Arnold Warhurst of Ardoch 6 Oak Av, Newtown, New Mills, Stockport, died 13 July 1985. Probate at Manchester. Effects £38094.6

Citations

  1. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939; Letter Code RBUG RD:440/3.
  2. [S180] Free BMD : 1909 AMJ Hayfield 7b983.
  3. [S298] Parish Records - England Selected.
  4. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939; Letter Code: RBUG RG101/59191/011/28 RD:440/3.
  5. [S425] British Postal Service Appointment Books Dec 1953 Postman at New Mills.
  6. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  7. [S181] GRO/Free & Cheshire BMD : 1985 JAS Stockport 39/1146 ST/C33A/201.