John WHITELEY

Male Abt 1821 - 1903  (~ 82 years)


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  • Name John WHITELEY 
    Born Abt 1821  Elland, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 1 Jul 1821  St Mary the Virgin parish church, Elland, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation 1841 
    Coal miner 
    Residence 1841  New Street, Elland, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1842  [2
    Collier 
    Occupation 1846 
    Collier 
    Residence 1846  Elland, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1851 
    Coal miner 
    Residence 1851  Willington Row, DUR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1852 
    Miner 
    Residence 1852  37 Cottage Street, Leeds, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1854 
    Miner 
    Residence 1854  Woodman Street, Leeds, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1861 
    Coal miner 
    Residence 1861  Brandon Colliery, DUR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1864  Purdy? Court, Leeds, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1871 
    Coal miner 
    Residence 1871  Castlegate, Elland, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1881  [3
    Repairer of Canals (Service) 
    Residence 1881  Commercial Street, Elland, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation 1888 
    Waterman 
    Reference Number 46 
    Residence 1901  Piccadilly, Greetland, Halifax, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • (nr Lindwell?)
    Died Aug 1903  Halifax reg dist, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 5 Aug 1903  Cemetery, Elland, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Grave 1060 (consecrated) see notes
    Person ID I46  BRUDENELL proven
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2017 

    Father James WHITELEY,   b. Abt 1790, Elland, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1835, Elland, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years) 
    Mother Nancy STOTT,   b. Abt 1789, YKS Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1852, St Mary the Virgin parish church, Elland, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Married 1 Feb 1813  St Mary the Virgin parish church, Elland, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F34  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ruth WALKER,   b. 1822, Lindley or Birchencliffe, Huddersfield, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1882, Crown Street, Elland, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 25 Dec 1842  St Mary the Virgin parish church, Elland, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Notes 
    • Were James & William CROWTHER - witnesses - step brother's of Mary?
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth WHITELEY,   b. 8 Apr 1846, Elland, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1846  (Age > 1 years)
     2. Eliza WHITELEY,   b. 1850, Bra... DUR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1851  (Age > 2 years)
     3. Mary WHITELEY,   b. Abt 1852, 37 Cottage Street, Leeds, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1936, 166 Gibbet Stteet, Halifax, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years)
     4. John WHITELEY,   b. 15 Mar 1854, Woodman Street, Leeds, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1854  (Age > 1 years)
     5. William WHITELEY,   b. Abt 1858, Willington, DUR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1891  (Age ~ 34 years)
     6. Sarah Ellen WHITELEY,   b. 28 Jan 1864, Purdy? Court, Leeds, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1891  (Age > 28 years)
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2017 
    Family ID F29  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 1891

      POSSIBLY John had re-married an Elizabeth, living at 8 Crown Street, Elland. No occupation, Elizabeth was 20 years younger.

      1903 - Grave contains John, wife Ruth & dau Mary MITCHELL. John listed as owner of the grave.

  • Sources 
    1. [S122] St Mary's PRs on CD from CFHS & Ancestry BMDs.

    2. [S89] marriage cert.

    3. [S7] 1881 census.

    4. [S139] Elland Cemetery Register at Park Wood.

    5. [S81] IGI & St Mary's PRs on CD - CFHS & Ancestry BMDs.

    6. [S114] PR, actual.