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Abraham ATHERTON

Abraham ATHERTON

Male 1845 - Yes, date unknown

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  • Name Abraham ATHERTON 
    Born 11 Dec 1845  Whiston, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Checkweighman 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I3811  Atherton One Name Study
    Last Modified 10 Feb 2016 

    Father William ATHERTON,   b. 18 Feb 1812, Whiston, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Apr 1872 and Jun 1872, Prescot, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Sophia BASNETT,   b. Est 1815, Liverpool, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Jul 1875 and Sep 1875, Prescot, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Married 6 Apr 1836  Farnworth, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From Lancs OPC: Marriage: 6 Apr 1836 St Wilfrid, Farnworth near Prescot, Lancashire, England
      William Atherton - (X), Bachelor of this Parish
      Sophia Basnett - (X), Spinster of this Parish
      Witness: Mary Gill; Thomas Aspey
      Married by Banns by: William Jeff, Minister
      Register: Marriages 1832 - 1837, Page 91, Entry 272
      Source: LDS Film 1655235 item 7
    Family ID F277  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ellen PLATT,   b. Est 1849, Prescot, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Between Apr 1872 and Jun 1872  Liverpool, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Isaac ATHERTON,   b. 5 Nov 1872, Prescot, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1952, Prescot, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     2. William ATHERTON,   b. 23 Nov 1877, Whiston, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Walter ATHERTON,   b. 23 Apr 1880, Whiston, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1947, Blackpool, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     4. Frederick ATHERTON,   b. 14 May 1883, Whiston, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1952, Prescot, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     5. George Alfred ATHERTON,   b. 14 Jan 1885, Tarbock, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Robert ATHERTON,   b. 2 Sep 1886, Tarbock, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Jan 1888 and Mar 1888, Prescot, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     7. Mary ATHERTON,   b. 19 Dec 1887, Tarbock, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Robert Harold ATHERTON,   b. 23 Aug 1889, Prescot, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Jan 1891 and Mar 1891, Prescot, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     9. Emily ATHERTON,   b. 10 Jun 1892, Prescot, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1975  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 9 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F276  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Dec 1845 - Whiston, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Between Apr 1872 and Jun 1872 - Liverpool, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Abraham Atherton b.11 Dec 1845
    Abraham Atherton b.11 Dec 1845
    Abraham Atherton
    Abraham Atherton
    Husband of Ellen (Pratt) Atherton

  • Notes 
    • In the 1851 Census living at The Cross Whiston Lancs was William Atherton Head M 39 Coal Miner b. Whiston, Sophia Atherton Wife M 35 b. Liverpool Lancs, Robert Atherton Son 14 Coal Drawer b. Whiston, Thomas Atherton Son 12 Coal Drawer b. Whiston, Hannah Atherton Dau 7 b. Whiston, Abraham Atherton Son 5 b. Whiston, Sarah Atherton Dau 3 b. Whiston, Isaac Atherton Son 5m b. Whiston. Also at home was John Collins Servant 13 b. Woolton Lancs.In the 1861 Census living at Pottery Lane Whiston Lancs was William Atherton Head M 49 Coal Miner b. Whiston, Lancs, Sophia Atherton Wife M 45 b. Liverpool Lancs, Thomas Atherton Son Unm 22 Coal Miner b. Whiston, Abram (sic) Atherton Son 15 Coal Miners Drawer b. Whiston, Sarah Atherton Dau 13 Scholar b. Whiston, Isaac Atherton Son 10 Coal Miners Drawer b. Whiston, Jacob Atherton Son 8 Scholar b. Whiston, Job Atherton Son 6 Scholar b. Whiston, David Atherton Son 3 Scholar b. Whiston.In the 1871 Census living at Lane`s Ends Whiston Lancs was William Atherton Head M 60 Coal Miner b. Whiston Lancs, Sophia Atherton Wife M 56 b. ? Lancs, Abraham Atherton Son Unm 24 Fireman in Coal Pit b. Whiston, Isaac Atherton Son Unm 20 Labourer at Coal Pit b. Hindle Lancs, Jacob Atherton Son Unm 18 Labourer in Coal Pit b. Whiston, Job Atherton Son 15 Drawer(?) in Coal Pit b. Whiston, David Atherton Son 13 Drawer(?) in Coal Pit b. Parr Lancs. Also at home was Ellen Stott Servant 15 Domestic Servant b. Whiston.In the 1881 Census living at Lane ends Whiston Lancs was Abraham Atherton Head M 35 Coal Miner b. Whiston, Ellen Atherton Wife M 32 b. Prescot Lancs, Isaac Atherton Son 8 Scholar b. Whiston, William Atherton Son 3 b. Whiston, Walter Atherton Son 11m b. Whiston.In the 1891 Census living at Lane Ends Whiston Lancs was Abraham Atherton Head M 45 Checkweighman b. Whiston, Ellen Atherton Wife M 41 b. Prescot Lancs, Isaac Atherton Son S 18 Ship? b. Whiston, William Atherton Son 16 Scholar b. Whiston, Walter Atherton Son 14 Scholar b. Whiston, Fred Atherton Son 13 Scholar b. Whiston, G A Atherton Son 12 Scholar b. Tarbock(?) Lancs, Mary Atherton Dau S 10 Scholar b. Tarbock? Lancs.In the 1901 Census living at 3 Shaw Lane Prescot Lancs was Abraham Atherton Head M 55 Store Keeper at Wire Works b. Whiston Lancs, Ellen Atherton Wife M 50 b. Prescot, Frederick Atherton Son S 18 Electrical Mechanic b. Whiston, George A Atherton Son S 16 Watchmaker - Springer b. Tarbock Lancs, Mary Atherton Dau 13 b. Tarbock, Emily Atherton 8 b. Whiston.In the 1911 Census living at 24 High Street Prescot Lancs was Abraham Atherton Head M 65 Store Keeper Wire Works b. Whiston Lancs, Ellen Atherton Wife M (38 years) 61 (9 Ch b. alive, 7 still living, 2 died), George Alfred Atherton Son S 25 b. Tarbock Lancs, Mary Atherton Dau S 23 b. Tarbock, Emily Atherton Dau 18 b. Whiston.

  • Sources 
    1. [S14501003] Peter.