Atherton One Name Study

Francis ATHERTON

Male 1922 - 1973  (51 years)


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  • Name Francis ATHERTON 
    Born 10 Apr 1922  Burnley, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died Between Jul 1973 and Sep 1973  Blackburn, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I323  Atherton One Name Study
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2017 

    Father Ernest ATHERTON,   b. 13 Jul 1883, Great Longstone, Derbyshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1939, Burnley, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Mother Ada Louisa WILLIAMS,   b. 13 Aug 1883, Manchester, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1947, Burnley, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 14 Oct 1909  Stockport, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1837 on-line. Marriage of Ernest Atherton and Ada Louisa Williams Dec Q 1909 Stockport 8a 165.

      Marriage Certificate - On 14th Oct 1909 at Tiviot Dale Chapel, Tiviot Dale Heaton Norris, Stockport Ernest Atherton 26 Bachelor Cotton Operative of 50 Sandy Lane Stockport married Ada Louisa Williams 26 Spinster Domestic Servant of The Cedars Mouldeth Rd Heaton Mersey. Fathers Alfred Atherton was a Tailor and William Williams was a Clerk. The couple were married according to the rites of the Wesleyan Methodists by Certificate. Witnesses were Alfred Atherton and May Williams. Authorised by F Wesley Harrison for Brunswick Chapel.
    Family ID F315  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dorothy WHALLEY,   b. 2 Nov 1924, Burnley, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Jan 1998 and Mar 1998, Hyndburn, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married Between Apr 1946 and Jun 1946  Huncoat, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From Lancs OPC:
      Banns: St Stephen, Burnley, Lancashire, England
      Francis Atherton - B., this parish
      Dorothy Whalley - S., St. Augustine's, Huncoat
          First Reading: 5 May 1946; Read By: G. W. Markham
          Second Reading: 12 May 1946; Read By: G. W. Markham
          Third Reading: 19 May 1946; Read By: G. W. Markham
          Notes: At Accrington Paid 2/6
          Register: Banns 1941 - 1953, Page 74, Entry 221
          Source: Original Parish Register
    Children 
     1. J.S. ATHERTON
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F4514  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Apr 1922 - Burnley, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Between Apr 1946 and Jun 1946 - Huncoat, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Between Jul 1973 and Sep 1973 - Blackburn, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Ernest and Lily (Mills) Atherton wedding 14 Feb 1941
    Ernest and Lily (Mills) Atherton wedding 14 Feb 1941
    L to R: Francis (Frank) Atherton, ?, Ernie & Lily, James William (Willie) Mills, young girl ?, Ethel Mills
    Alf, Frank and Ernie
    Alf, Frank and Ernie
    Alfred, Francis and Ernest Atherton - photo taken at the reception of Jean Atherton's marriage to Raymond Jump

  • Notes 
    • Born on 10 Apr 1922 at 79 Crowther St, Burnley. Father Ernest Atherton, a cotton doubler. Mother Ada Louisa Atherton, formerly Williams.
      Jun Q 1922 Burnley 8e 303.

      Married Dorothy Whalley at St Augustine, Huncoat in 1946 - Registered at Hyndburn (From Lancashire BMD).

      In the late 50`s/early 60`s, lived in Edgar Street Huncoat(?) with wife Dorothy and daughter Joan.

      Free BMD - Died Sep Q 1973 Blackburn 108/919.

  • Sources 
    1. [S14500046] B Cert, Newcastle upon Tyne Registrar, (Certified Copy).

    2. [S14500105] Free BMD.