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Alice ATHERTON

Female 1854 - 1915  (60 years)


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  • Name Alice ATHERTON 
    Born 4 Oct 1854  Upholland, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From Lancs OPC: Baptisms: 28 Feb 1855 St Thomas the Martyr, Upholland, Lancashire, England
      Alice Atherton - Child of Moses Atherton & Alice
      Born: 4 Oct 1854
      Abode: UpHolland
      Occupation: Yeoman
    Gender Female 
    Died 31 Jul 1915  Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I15829  Atherton One Name Study
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2017 

    Father Moses ATHERTON,   b. Est 1811, Upholland, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1869, Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Mother Alice ELLISON,   b. Est 1820, Billinge, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Feb 1892, Wigan, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married 6 Jul 1842  Upholland, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From Lancs OPC: Marriage: 6 Jul 1842 St Thomas the Martyr, Upholland, Lancs.
      Moses Atherton - of full age, Delfmaster, Bachelor, Upholland
      Alice Ellison - of full age, Spinster, Spinster, Billinge
      Groom's Father: Thomas Atherton, Nailmaster
      Bride's Father: Thomas Ellison, Farmer
      Witness: Jas. Atherton; Jane Ellison
      Married by Licence by: M. Bird Curate
      Register: Marriages 1837 - 1863, Page 51, Entry 101
      Source: LDS Film 1657546
    Family ID F1127  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Oct 1854 - Upholland, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 31 Jul 1915 - Wigan, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Alice Atherton 1854-1915
    Alice Atherton 1854-1915
    The envelope addressed to Alice Atherton
    Alice Atherton - 1854-1915
    Alice Atherton - 1854-1915
    Covering letter to Alice stating cheque enclosed for 4-7-0
    Alice Atherton 1854-1915
    Alice Atherton 1854-1915
    Cheque for 4-7-0 (Four Pounds, 7 Shillings & 0 pence)

  • Notes 
    • In the 1861 Census living at Prospect Hill, Pimbo Lane, Upholland, Lancs was Moses Atherton Head M 49 Farmer 46 acres 4 men 2 boys b. Upholland, Alice Atherton Wife M 41 b. Billinge Lancs, Thomas B Atherton Son Un 17 b. Upholland, Mary J Atherton Dau 15 b. Upholland, Margaret Atherton Dau 13 Scholar b. Upholland, Catherine Atherton Dau 9 Scholar b. Upholland, Alice Atherton Dau 6 Scholar b. Upholland, Emblin Atherton Dau 3 Scholar b. Upholland. Also at home were 3 Servants - Ann Lyon Un 31 House Servant b. Lathom Lancs, Mary Ollerton Dau Un 22 Dairy Maid b. Upholland, Joseph Lawrenson 14 Rough Boy b. Upholland.
      In the 1871 Census living at Prospect Hill House, Pimbo Lane, Upholland, Lancs was Alice Atherton Head Wid 51 Retired Farmer b. Billinge Lancs, Thomas Atherton Son Un 27 b. Upholland, Mary Jane Atherton Dau Un 25 b. Upholland, Catherine Atherton Dau Un 20 b. Upholland, Alice Atherton Dau Un 16 b. Upholland, Embline(sic) Atherton Dau 13 Scholar b. Upholland.In the 1881 Census living at Prospect Hill House, Pimbo Lane, Upholland, Lancs was Alice Atherton Head Wid 62 Annuitant b. Billinge Lancs, Thomas Barton Atherton Son Un 37 b. Upholland, Mary Jane Atherton Dau Un 35 b. Upholland, Catherine Atherton Dau Un 30 b. Upholland, Alice Atherton Dau Un 25 b. Upholland, Emblin Atherton Dau 23 b. Upholland.
      In the 1891 Census living at Prospect Hill House, Pimbo Lane, Upholland, Lancs was Alice Atherton Head Wid 71 Living on her own means b. Billinge Lancs, Catherine Atherton Dau S 40 b. Upholland, Alice Atherton Dau S 36 b. Upholland, Emblin Atherton Dau S 33 b. Upholland.
      In the 1901 Census living at Prospect Hill House, Pimbo Lane, Upholland, Lancs was Alice Atherton Head S 46 Living on own means b. Upholland, Emblin Atherton Sister S 43 b. Upholland. Also at home were 2 Servants - Elizabeth Foster 49, Margaret A Hart 25.
      In the 1911 Census living at Prospect Hill House, Pimbo Lane, Upholland, Lancs was Alice Atherton Head S 56 Private means b. Upholland, Emblen(sic) Atherton Sister S 53 Private mean b. Upholland. Also at home was James Atherton Glover Nephew M 26, Ada Gertrude Glover Niece M 28, James Herbert Glover Grand Nephew 1 and 2 Servants - Mary Ann Hart S 35, Letitia Hart S 32.
    • England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966
      Name Alice Atherton
      Probate Date 18 Jan 1916
      Registry Liverpool, England
      Death Date 31 Jul 1915
      Death Place Lancashire, England
    • "The grave you are looking for is grave No NP XVI 13.
      The Headstone has the following inscription.
      In loving memory of Moses Atherton of Prospect House, Up Holland who died April 7th 1869 aged 57 years.
      Alice, relict of the above who died Feb 29th 1892 aged 72 years.
      Margaret daughter of the above who died Jan 6th 1869 aged 20 years.
      Catherine daughter of the above who died March 15th 1901 aged 50 years.
      Thomas Barton son of the above who died Feb 5th 1907 aged 63 years.
      also Alice daughter of the above at rest July 31st 1915 aged 60 years.
      also Emblin daughter of the above at rest Dec 18th 1930 aged 72 years."
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  • Sources 
    1. [S14501024] Phil B-C (Ancestry).