Catherine Hammersley

ID# 12001, born 22 July 1849, died 25 July 1849
Father*Robert Hammersley born abt 1813, died 11 Apr. 1863
Mother*Mary Davenport born abt 1815, died 11 Aug. 1849
     Catherine Hammersley, daughter of Robert Hammersley and Mary Davenport, was born in Leek, Staffordshire, on Sunday, 22 July 1849.1
     She was Baptised on Monday, 23 July 1849 in Leek Wesleyan Methodist Church, Leek, Staffordshire .
     Leek Wesleyan Methodist Church Baptismal Register Entry - "Entry #329 - 23 July 1849; Catherine, Daughter of Robert and Mary Hammersley of Leek, born 22 July 1849, was Baptised by William Wears."2

     Catherine died on Wednesday, 25 July 1849 in Leek, Staffordshire..
     The details from the Death Certificate are - Registered at Leek, Staffordshore
     Entry #86; Died - 25 July 1849 at Browhill House, Leek; Catherine; Female; aged 3 days; daughter of Robert Hammersley, Dyer; Cause of Death - Premature Birth Certified. Informant - Robert Hammersley present at Death, of Browhill House, Leek, on 26 July 1849; Registrar - George Rider.3,4
      She was buried in Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel Graveyard, Leek, Staffordshire,
     Monumental Inscription - / In Remembrance of / CATHERINE / daughter of Robert and Mary Hammersley / who died 25th day of July 1849 / Aged 3 days / Also / Mary Ellen Gurney / 4th daughter of the above / who died August 6th 1874 / Aged 35 years /

(memo: the spelling on the gravestone was CATHARINE, but I've just sent for her Death certificate & the GRO index entry for that looked like 'Cetherine' !! - we shall have to see if that helps or just confuses - will send details when I get it) David Hall 2004.5
Last Edited6 Mar. 2014

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  1. [S120] Martin Jackson has included these details by using information from other resources:-.      
  2. [S1004] Transcribed from Parish Registers retained at the Church, stored by the area Record Office or Local Studies Library, or from Computer Records on-line ,
    (details extracted by David Hall from Leek WM Baptisms 1837-1869 microfiche at Stafford Record Office).
  3. [S206] Certified Copy of a Death Certificate given at the General Register Office, details extracted by David Hall.
  4. [S107] General Register Office - Index of Births Q3 1849 Leek 17 - 29.
  5. [S316] Monumental Inscription, Transcribed by David Hall at Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel, Leek on 21 April 2004.

Louisa Drayton

ID# 12002, born about 1809, died 16 November 1886
Father*John Drayton
Mother*Mary Vigars
     Louisa Drayton, daughter of John Drayton and Mary Vigars, was born in Berrington, Somerset, about 1809, derived from Census information.


     Louisa Drayton was married to John Wesley Thomas on Thursday, 19 June 1828 at South Petherton, Somerset.1

          The U.K.Census of 6 June 1841 listed her in the Household of John Wesley Thomas, at 59 Fortuneswell, Portland, Dorset, who is listed as -
     John Thomas     40     Wesleyan Minister     No (Not Born in this County.)2
     Louisa's entry for the 1841 Census was recorded as -
          Louisa Thomas     34     ---     No (Not Born in this County.)2

     The 1851 U.K.Census listed her as the Wife of the Head of Household - John Wesley Thomas, at King Street, Dudley, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          John Wesley Thomas     Head     Married     52     Wesleyan Minister     DEV. Trinity Parish, Exeter.3
     Louisa's entry for the 1851 Census was recorded as -
          Louisa Thomas     Wife     Married     39     ---     SOM. Barrington.3

     The 1861 U.K.Census listed her as the Wife of the Head of Household - John Wesley Thomas, at 21 Arthur Street, Penrith, Cumberland, who is recorded as -
          John W. Thomas     Head     Married     62     Wesleyan Minister     DEV. Exeter.4
     Louisa's entry for the 1861 Census was recorded as -
          Louisa Thomas     Wife     Married     50     ---     LAN. Hambury(sic.)4

     The 1871 U.K.Census listed her as the Wife of the Head of Household - John Wesley Thomas, at Currer Street, Skipton, Yorkshire, who is recorded as -
          John W. Thomas     Head     Married     72     Wesleyan Minister     DEV. Exeter.5
     Louisa's entry for the 1871 Census was recorded as -
          Louisa Thomas     Wife     Married     60     Wesleyan Minister's wife     SOM. Hambridge.5

          In the 1881 U.K.Census, held on Sunday, 3 April 1881, Louisa was recorded as the Head of the Household at West Bank House, Stanley Street, Leek, Staffordshire, also in the Household was Frances M. Thomas,
     the listing for the Household is -
          ; Louisa Thomas     Head     Widow     72     Annuitant     SOM. Berrington.6
          ; Frances M. Thomas     Daughter     Unmarried     50     School Mistress (Private School)     CON. Helston.6

     Louisa Thomas, daughter of John Drayton and Mary Vigars, died on Tuesday, 16 November 1886 in Leek, Staffordshire, her Death was Registered at the Leek Register Office in the Oct-Nov-Dec Quarter of 1886,""in the 77th. year of her age"."7 Louisa Thomas was buried in Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel Graveyard, Clerks Bank, Leek, Staffordshire,
     Monumental Inscription - / IN MEMORY OF / EMILY / DAUGHTER OF THE REV. JOHN WESLEY THOMAS / WHO DIED JULY 3RD. 1863 / AGED 25 YEARS / THEM WHO SLEEP IN JESUS / WILL GOD BRING WITH HIM / + / ALSO OF / THE REV. JOHN WESLEY THOMAS / WHO DIED AT DUMFRIES / FEBY. 7TH. 1872 / IN THE 74TH. YEAR OF HIS AGE / AND THE 50TH. OF HIS MINISTRY. / HIS REMAINS REST IN ST.MICHAEL'S CHURCHYARD DUMFRIES / I KNOW THAT MY REDEEMER LIVETH / + / AND ALSO OF LOUISA, HIS WIFE / WHO DIED NOVR. 16TH. 1886. / IN THE 77TH. YEAR OF HER AGE / HER CHILDREN RISE UP AND CALL HER BLESSED /.8

Family

John Wesley Thomas born 4 August 1798, died 7 February 1872
Children
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  1. [S2021] Details derived from Ancestry Trees (with permision). Details extracted by Martin Jackson but no further confirmation of the veracity made at this time. 15 May 2015.
  2. [S1844] The 1841 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 5/6 June 1841. PRO Ref: HO 107 / Piece: 285 / 13, Folio: 11, Page: 16.
  3. [S1851] The 1851 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 29/30 March 1851. PRO Ref: HO 107 / Piece: 2032, Folio: 232, Page: 6, Schedule: 21.
  4. [S1861] The 1861 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 6/7 April 1861. PRO Ref: RG9 Piece: 3900, Folio: 29, Page: 9, Schedule: 70.
  5. [S1871] The 1871 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 1/2 April 1871. PRO Ref: RG10 Piece: 4266, Folio: 81, Page: 27, Schedule: 128.
  6. [S1881] The 1881 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 3/4 April 1881. PRO Ref: RG11 Piece: 2738; Folio: 91; Page: 8 ; Schedule xx.
  7. [S109] General Register Office - Index of Deaths Q4 1886 Leek Vol: 6b, Page: 158. Aged 76 years.
  8. [S316] Monumental Inscription, transcribed by David Hall on 21 April 2004.

Frances M. Thomas

ID# 12003, born about 1831
Father*John Wesley Thomas born 4 Aug. 1798, died 7 Feb. 1872
Mother*Louisa Drayton born abt 1809, died 16 Nov. 1886
     Frances M. Thomas, daughter of John Wesley Thomas and Louisa Drayton, was born in Helston, Cornwall, about 1831.1


          The U.K.Census of 6 June 1841 listed her in the Household of John Wesley Thomas, at 59 Fortuneswell, Portland, Dorset, who is listed as -
     John Thomas     40     Wesleyan Minister     No (Not Born in this County.)2
     Frances's entry for the 1841 Census was recorded as -
          Frances Thomas     11     ---     No (Not Born in this County.)2

     The 1851 U.K.Census  listed her as a daughter of the Head of Household - John Wesley Thomas, at King Street, Dudley, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          John Wesley Thomas     Head     Married     52     Wesleyan Minister     DEV. Trinity Parish, Exeter.3
     Frances's entry for the 1851 Census was recorded as -
          Frances M. Thomas     Daughter     Unmarried     20     Teacher     CON. Helston.3

     The 1861 U.K.Census  listed her as a daughter of the Head of Household - John Wesley Thomas, at 21 Arthur Street, Penrith, Cumberland, who is recorded as -
          John W. Thomas     Head     Married     62     Wesleyan Minister     DEV. Exeter.4
     Frances's entry for the 1861 Census was recorded as -
          Frances M. Thomas     Daughter     Unmarried     30     Teacher     CON. Helston.4

     The 1871 U.K.Census  listed her as a daughter of the Head of Household - John Wesley Thomas, at Currer Street, Skipton, Yorkshire, who is recorded as -
          John W. Thomas     Head     Married     72     Wesleyan Minister     DEV. Exeter.5
     Frances's entry for the 1871 Census was recorded as -
          Frances M. Thomas     Daughter     Unmarried     60     Wesleyan Minister's daughter     CON. Helston.5

     The 1881 U.K.Census listed her as a daughter of the Head of Household - Louisa Drayton, at West Bank House, Stanley Street, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          Louisa Thomas     Head     Widow     72     Annuitant     SOM. Berrington.6
     Frances's entry for the 1881 Census was recorded as -
          Frances M. Thomas     Daughter     Unmarried     50     School Mistress (Private School)     CON. Helston.6
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  1. [S122] Details have also been derived or estimated from Census information.
  2. [S1844] The 1841 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 5/6 June 1841. PRO Ref: HO 107 / Piece: 285 / 13, Folio: 11, Page: 16.
  3. [S1851] The 1851 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 29/30 March 1851. PRO Ref: HO 107 / Piece: 2032, Folio: 232, Page: 6, Schedule: 21.
  4. [S1861] The 1861 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 6/7 April 1861. PRO Ref: RG9 Piece: 3900, Folio: 29, Page: 9, Schedule: 70.
  5. [S1871] The 1871 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 1/2 April 1871. PRO Ref: RG10 Piece: 4266, Folio: 81, Page: 27, Schedule: 128.
  6. [S1881] The 1881 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 3/4 April 1881. PRO Ref: RG11 Piece: 2738; Folio: 91; Page: 8 ; Schedule xx.

William Henry Hammersley

ID# 12004, born 1833, died 1 April 1888
Father*William Hammersley born abt 1808, died 18 Jan. 1853
Mother*Amelia born abt 1813, died 17 Jun. 1838
     William Henry Hammersley, son of William Hammersley and Amelia, was born in Leek, Staffordshire, in 1833, derived from Census information.


          In the 1871 U.K.Census, held on Sunday, 2 April 1871, William was recorded as the Head of the Household at 113 Macclesfield Road, Leek, Staffordshire, also in the Household were William Archibald Leslie Hammersley, Adelaide B. Hammersley and Percy H.V. Hammersley,
     the listing for the Household is -
          ; William H. Hammersley     Head     Widower     38     Master Silk Dyer emp. 78 men, 52 women and 16 children     STS. Leek.1
          ; William A. Hammersley     Son     13     Scholar     STS. Leek.1
          ; Adelaide B. Hammersley     Daughter     11 Scholar     STS. Leek.1
          ; Piercy H. Hammersley     Son     9     Scholar     STS. Leek.1

          In the 1881 U.K.Census, held on Sunday, 3 April 1881, William was recorded as the Head of the Household at Bridge End (formerly Whites Bridge), Leek Frith, Leek, Staffordshire, also in the Household were Amelia Emmaline Lee nee Hammersley and Percy H.V. Hammersley,
     the listing for the Household is -
          ; William H. Hammersley     Head     Widower     48     Silk Dyer (emp. 99 Men, 37 Women, 13 Girls & 11 Boys)     STS. Leek.2
          ; Amelia Emmeline Hammersley     Daughter     Unmarried     26     ---     STS. Leek.2
          ; Percy H.V. Hammersley     Son     Unmarried     17     ---     STS. Uttoxeter.2

     William Henry Hammersley, son of William Hammersley and Amelia, died on Sunday, 1 April 1888,"in the 56th year of his age." William Henry Hammersley was buried in Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel Graveyard, Leek, Staffordshire,
     Monumental Inscription - / In Memory of / Amelia / wife of / William Hammersley / who departed this life / 17th June 1838 / Aged 25 years / also / of the above / William Hammersley / who departed this life / 18th of January 1853 / in the 45th year of his age / Jane Hammersley / his second wife / died 18th October 1855 / in the 48th year of her age / William Henry / eldest son of the above / William and Amelia Hammersley / died 1st April 1888 / in the 56th year of his age /.3

Family

Children
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  1. [S1871] The 1871 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 1/2 April 1871. PRO Ref: RG10 Piece: 2882; Folio: 58; Page 24; Schedule 135.
  2. [S1881] The 1881 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 3/4 April 1881. PRO Ref: RG11 Piece: 2741; Folio: 27; Page: 3 ; Schedule xx.
  3. [S316] Monumental Inscription, Transcribed by David Hall at Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel, Leek on 21 April 2004.

Amelia Emmeline Hammersley

ID# 12005, born 1 July 1854, died 26 March 1895
Father*William Henry Hammersley born 1833, died 1 Apr. 1888
     Amelia Emmeline Hammersley, daughter of William Henry Hammersley, was born in Leek, Staffordshire, on Saturday, 1 July 1854, derived from Monumental Inscription.


     Amelia Emmeline Hammersley was married to W.M. Lee after 1881.

     The 1881 U.K.Census  listed her as a daughter of the Head of Household - William Henry Hammersley, at Bridge End (formerly Whites Bridge), Leek Frith, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          William H. Hammersley     Head     Widower     48     Silk Dyer (emp. 99 Men, 37 Women, 13 Girls & 11 Boys)     STS. Leek.1
     Amelia's entry for the 1881 Census was recorded as -
          Amelia Emmeline Hammersley     Daughter     Unmarried     26     ---     STS. Leek.1

     Amelia Emmaline Lee nee Hammersley, daughter of William Henry Hammersley, died on Tuesday, 26 March 1895, in Southport, Lancashire. Amelia Emmaline Lee nee Hammersley was buried
     Monumental Inscription - / In Loving Memory of / Amelia Emmeline / Elder daughter of / the Late Wm. Hy. Hammersley / Born July 1st 1854 / Died March 26th 1895 / Wife of W.M.Lee and was interred at Southport.2
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  1. [S1881] The 1881 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 3/4 April 1881. PRO Ref: RG11 Piece: 2741; Folio: 27; Page: 3 ; Schedule xx.
  2. [S316] Monumental Inscription.

Percy H.V. Hammersley

ID# 12006, born 1864
Father*William Henry Hammersley born 1833, died 1 Apr. 1888
     Percy H.V. Hammersley, son of William Henry Hammersley, was born in Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, in 1864, derived from Census information.


     The 1871 U.K.Census  listed him as a son of the Head of Household - William Henry Hammersley, at 113 Macclesfield Road, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          William H. Hammersley     Head     Widower     38     Master Silk Dyer emp. 78 men, 52 women and 16 children     STS. Leek.1
     Percy's entry for the 1871 Census was recorded as -
          Piercy H. Hammersley     Son     9     Scholar     STS. Leek.1

     The 1881 U.K.Census  listed him as a son of the Head of Household - William Henry Hammersley, at Bridge End (formerly Whites Bridge), Leek Frith, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          William H. Hammersley     Head     Widower     48     Silk Dyer (emp. 99 Men, 37 Women, 13 Girls & 11 Boys)     STS. Leek.2
     Percy's entry for the 1881 Census was recorded as -
          Percy H.V. Hammersley     Son     Unmarried     17     ---     STS. Uttoxeter.2
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  1. [S1871] The 1871 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 1/2 April 1871. PRO Ref: RG10 Piece: 2882; Folio: 58; Page 24; Schedule 135.
  2. [S1881] The 1881 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 3/4 April 1881. PRO Ref: RG11 Piece: 2741; Folio: 27; Page: 3 ; Schedule xx.

William Archibald Leslie Hammersley

ID# 12007, born 2 March 1858, died 26 December 1897
Father*William Henry Hammersley born 1833, died 1 Apr. 1888
     William Archibald Leslie Hammersley, son of William Henry Hammersley, was born in Leek, Staffordshire, on Tuesday, 2 March 1858, derived from Monumental Inscription.


     The 1871 U.K.Census  listed him as a son of the Head of Household - William Henry Hammersley, at 113 Macclesfield Road, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          William H. Hammersley     Head     Widower     38     Master Silk Dyer emp. 78 men, 52 women and 16 children     STS. Leek.1
     William's entry for the 1871 Census was recorded as -
          William A. Hammersley     Son     13     Scholar     STS. Leek.1

     William Archibald Leslie Hammersley was married to Mary M. Williams around 1880.

          In the 1881 U.K.Census, held on Sunday, 3 April 1881, William was recorded as the Head of the Household at 35 Bath Street, Leek, Staffordshire, also in the Household were Mary M. Hammersley nee Williams and Maria Williams,
     the listing for the Household is -
          ; William A.L. Hammersley     Head     Married     23     Silk Dyer     STS. Leek.2
          ; Mary M. Hammersley     Wife     Married     21     Silk Dyer's Wife     LAN. Salford.2
          ; Maria Williams     Mother in Law     Married     62     Manufacturer's Wife     LAN. Manchester.2

     William Archibald Leslie Hammersley, son of William Henry Hammersley, died on Sunday, 26 December 1897, in Leek, Staffordshire,"aged 39 years." William Archibald Leslie Hammersley was buried in Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel Graveyard, Leek, Staffordshire,
     Monumental Inscription - / In Loving Memory of / William Archibald Leslie / Eldest son of the Late / Wm. Hy. Hammersley / of Bridge House / Born 2nd March 1858 / Died 26th December 1897 / aged 39 years /.3

Family

Mary M. Williams born 1860
Child
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  1. [S1871] The 1871 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 1/2 April 1871. PRO Ref: RG10 Piece: 2882; Folio: 58; Page 24; Schedule 135.
  2. [S1881] The 1881 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 3/4 April 1881. PRO Ref: RG11 Piece: 2739; Folio: 35; Page 21; Schedule xx.
  3. [S316] Monumental Inscription, Transcribed by David Hall at Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel, Leek on 21 April 2004.

Mary M. Williams

ID# 12008, born 1860
Mother*Maria Williams born 1819
     Mary M. Williams, daughter of Maria Williams, was born in Salford, Lancashire, in 1860, derived from Census information.


     Mary M. Williams was married to William Archibald Leslie Hammersley around 1880.

     The 1881 U.K.Census listed her as the Wife of the Head of Household - William Archibald Leslie Hammersley, at 35 Bath Street, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          William A.L. Hammersley     Head     Married     23     Silk Dyer     STS. Leek.1
     Mary's entry for the 1881 Census was recorded as -
          Mary M. Hammersley     Wife     Married     21     Silk Dyer's Wife     LAN. Salford.1

Family

William Archibald Leslie Hammersley born 2 March 1858, died 26 December 1897
Child
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  1. [S1881] The 1881 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 3/4 April 1881. PRO Ref: RG11 Piece: 2739; Folio: 35; Page 21; Schedule xx.

Maria Williams

ID# 12009, born 1819
     Maria Williams was born in Manchester, Lancashire, in 1819, derived from Census information.


     The U.K.Census of 3 April 1881 listed her as a Mother in Law of the Head of Household - William Archibald Leslie Hammersley, at 35 Bath Street, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          William A.L. Hammersley     Head     Married     23     Silk Dyer     STS. Leek.1
     Maria's entry for the 1881 Census was recorded as -
          Maria Williams     Mother in Law     Married     62     Manufacturer's Wife     LAN. Manchester.1

Family

Child
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  1. [S1881] The 1881 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 3/4 April 1881. PRO Ref: RG11 Piece: 2739; Folio: 35; Page 21; Schedule xx.

Elisha Hammersley

ID# 12010, born 13 September 1827, died 15 November 1890
Father*George Keates Hammersley born abt 1798, died 26 Jan. 1831
Mother*Mary born abt 1797, died 11 Dec. 1854
     Elisha Hammersley, son of George Keates Hammersley and Mary, was born in Leek, Staffordshire, on Thursday, 13 September 1827, derived from Monumental Inscription.


     In the U.K.Census of 6 June 1841, Elisha was recorded as residing at Kiln Lane, Leek, Staffordshire.
     Elisha's listing is -
     Elisha Hammersley     10     Silk Skeiner     Yes     In the houshold of James Doxey and his family.1

     Elisha Hammersley, son of George Keates Hammersley and Mary, was married to Maria Kirkland in Leek, Staffordshire, in 1847.
     Their Marriage was recorded in the Leek Registration District in the Apr-May-Jun Quarter of 1847.2

          In the 1851 U.K.Census, held on Sunday, 30 March 1851, Elisha was recorded as the Head of the Household at Kiln Lane, Leek, Staffordshire, also in the Household were Maria Hammersley, Elizabeth Hammersley and George Hammersley,
     the listing for the Household is -
          ; Elisha Hammersley     Head     Married     23     Silk Dyer     STS. Leek.3
          ; Maria Hammersley     Wife     Married     26     ---     DBY. Bonsall.3
          ; Elizabeth Hammersley     Daughter     5     Scholar     STS. Leek.3
          ; George Hammersley     Son     1     ---     STS. Leek.3

          In the 1861 U.K.Census, held on Saturday, 6 April 1861, Elisha was recorded as the Head of the Household at Broad Bridge, Leek, Staffordshire, also in the Household were Maria Hammersley, Elizabeth Hammersley, George Hammersley, James Hammersley and Mary Maria Hammersley,
     the listing for the Household is -
          ; Elisha Hammersley     Head     Married     33     Silk Dyer/Journeyman     STS. Leek.4
          ; Maria Hammersley     Wife     Married     34     ---     DBY. Bonsall.4
          ; Elizabeth Hammersley     Daughter     13     Silk Skeiner     STS. Leek.4
          ; George Hammersley     Son     11     Scholar     STS. Leek.4
          ; James Hammersley     Son     6     Scholar     STS. Leek.4
          ; Mary M. Hammersley     Daughter     3     Scholar     STS. Leek.4

          In the 1871 U.K.Census, held on Sunday, 2 April 1871, Elisha was recorded as the Head of the Household at 206 Mill Street, Leek, Staffordshire, also in the Household were Maria Hammersley, George Hammersley, James Hammersley, Hannah Amelia Hammersley, Jane Edna Hammersley, Beatrice Hammersley, Elisha Hammersley and Mary Maria Hammersley,
     the listing for the Household is -
          ; Elisha Hammersley     Head     Married     43     Manager at Silk Dye Works     STS. Leek.5
          ; Maria Hammersley     Wife     Married     44     ---     DBY. Bonsall.5
          ; George Hammersley     Son     Unmarried     21     Silk Dyer     STS. Leek.5
          ; James Hammersley     Son     16     Warehouseman (Silk Mill)     STS. Leek.5
          ; Mary M. Hammersley     Daughter     13     Employed at home     STS. Leek.5
          ; Hannah Hammersley     Daughter     9     Scholar     STS. Leek.5
          ; Jane H. Hammersley     Daughter     6     Scholar     STS. Leek.5
          ; Beatrice Hammersley     Daughter     4     Scholar     STS. Leek.5
          ; Elisha Hammersley     Son     1     STS. Leek.5

     Elisha Hammersley was left a Widower at the age of 47, on the death of his wife, Maria on 26 December 1874 in Leek, Staffordshire.

          In the 1881 U.K.Census, held on Sunday, 3 April 1881, Elisha was recorded as the Head of the Household at 206 Mill Street, Leek, Staffordshire, also in the Household were Hannah Amelia Hammersley and Jane Edna Hammersley,
     the listing for the Household is -
          ; Elisha Hammersley     Head     Married     51     Silk Dyer     STS. Leek.6
          ; Hannah Hammersley     Daughter     20     Unmarried     Dressmaker     STS. Leek.6
          ; Jane Edna Hammersley     Daughter     16     Unmarried     ---     STS. Leek.6

     Elisha Hammersley, son of George Keates Hammersley and Mary, died on Saturday, 15 November 1890, in Leek, Staffordshire. Elisha Hammersley was buried in Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel Graveyard, Leek, Staffordshire,
     Monumental Inscription - / Elisha Hammersley / Born September 13th 1827 / Died November 15th 1890 / also Maria / Wife of the above / who died Decr. 26th 1874 / aged 48 years / also / William Henry / their son / died September 22nd. 1859 / aged 8 years / also / Elisha / their son / died age July 3rd 1872 / aged 2 years & 5 months / also / Alice Beatrice Hutter / their grand-daughter / died May 23rd 1887 / aged 3 months / also / Beatrice / daughter of / Elisha & Maria Hammersley / died May 26th 1879 / aged 13 years / also Mary Maria / their daughter / died March 3rd. 1881 / aged 23 years / also / Hannah Amelia / their daughter / died October 7th 1882 / aged 21 years / also / Ellen / the Beloved wife / of James Hammersley / died April 17th 1878 / aged 25 years / also / John / the beloved son of / George & Ann Hammersley / born February 10th 1872 / died May 27th 1895 / also / The Above Ann Hammersley / who died December 24th 1904 / aged 60 years / also the above George Hammersley / died January 4th 1928 / aged 77 years / There is a better world / they say / O so bright / also / Mary Jane / wife of the above / died December 29th 1928 / aged 72 years / Rest At Last /.7

Family

Maria Kirkland born about 1826, died 26 December 1874
Children
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  1. [S1844] The 1841 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 5/6 June 1841. PRO Ref: HO 107 / Piece: 1005 / 6; Folio: 52; Page: 23.
  2. [S108] General Register Office - Index of Marriages, Q2 1847 Leek 17 - 86.
  3. [S1851] The 1851 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 29/30 March 1851. PRO Ref: HO 107 / Piece: 2008; Folio: 427; Page: 32; Schedule: 17.
  4. [S1861] The 1861 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 6/7 April 1861. PRO Ref: RG9 Piece: 1947; Folio: 56; Page: 26; Schedule: 139.
  5. [S1871] The 1871 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 1/2 April 1871. PRO Ref: RG10 Piece: 2882; Folio: 56; Page 20; Schedule 109.
  6. [S1881] The 1881 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 3/4 April 1881. PRO Ref: RG11 Piece: 2739; Folio: 90; Page 17; Schedule xx.
  7. [S316] Monumental Inscription, Transcribed by David Hall at Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel, Leek on 21 April 2004.
  8. [S122] Details have also been derived or estimated from Census information.

Hannah Amelia Hammersley

ID# 12011, born 1861, died 7 October 1882
Father*Elisha Hammersley born 13 Sep. 1827, died 15 Nov. 1890
Mother*Maria Kirkland born abt 1826, died 26 Dec. 1874
     Hannah Amelia Hammersley, daughter of Elisha Hammersley and Maria Kirkland, was born in Leek, Staffordshire, in 1861, derived from Monumental Inscription.


     The 1871 U.K.Census  listed her as a daughter of the Head of Household - Elisha Hammersley, at 206 Mill Street, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          Elisha Hammersley     Head     Married     43     Manager at Silk Dye Works     STS. Leek.1
     Hannah's entry for the 1871 Census was recorded as -
          Hannah Hammersley     Daughter     9     Scholar     STS. Leek.1

     The 1881 U.K.Census  listed her as a daughter of the Head of Household - Elisha Hammersley, at 206 Mill Street, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          Elisha Hammersley     Head     Married     51     Silk Dyer     STS. Leek.2
     Hannah's entry for the 1881 Census was recorded as -
          Hannah Hammersley     Daughter     20     Unmarried     Dressmaker     STS. Leek.2

     Hannah Amelia Hammersley, daughter of Elisha Hammersley and Maria Kirkland, died on Saturday, 7 October 1882,"age 21 years." Hannah Amelia Hammersley was buried in Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel Graveyard, Leek, Staffordshire,
     Monumental Inscription - / Elisha Hammersley / Born September 13th 1827 / Died November 15th 1890 / also Maria / Wife of the above / who died Decr. 26th 1874 / aged 48 years / also / William Henry / their son / died September 22nd. 1859 / aged 8 years / also / Elisha / their son / died age July 3rd 1872 / aged 2 years & 5 months / also / Alice Beatrice Hutter / their grand-daughter / died May 23rd 1887 / aged 3 months / also / Beatrice / daughter of / Elisha & Maria Hammersley / died May 26th 1879 / aged 13 years / also Mary Maria / their daughter / died March 3rd. 1881 / aged 23 years / also / Hannah Amelia / their daughter / died October 7th 1882 / aged 21 years / also / Ellen / the Beloved wife / of James Hammersley / died April 17th 1878 / aged 25 years / also / John / the beloved son of / George & Ann Hammersley / born February 10th 1872 / died May 27th 1895 / also / The Above Ann Hammersley / who died December 24th 1904 / aged 60 years / also the above George Hammersley / died January 4th 1928 / aged 77 years / There is a better world / they say / O so bright / also / Mary Jane / wife of the above / died December 29th 1928 / aged 72 years / Rest At Last /.3
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Citations

  1. [S1871] The 1871 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 1/2 April 1871. PRO Ref: RG10 Piece: 2882; Folio: 56; Page 20; Schedule 109.
  2. [S1881] The 1881 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 3/4 April 1881. PRO Ref: RG11 Piece: 2739; Folio: 90; Page 17; Schedule xx.
  3. [S316] Monumental Inscription, Transcribed by David Hall at Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel, Leek on 21 April 2004.

Jane Edna Hammersley

ID# 12012, born 1865
Father*Elisha Hammersley born 13 Sep. 1827, died 15 Nov. 1890
Mother*Maria Kirkland born abt 1826, died 26 Dec. 1874
     Jane Edna Hammersley, daughter of Elisha Hammersley and Maria Kirkland, was born in Leek, Staffordshire, in 1865, derived from Census information.


     The 1871 U.K.Census  listed her as a daughter of the Head of Household - Elisha Hammersley, at 206 Mill Street, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          Elisha Hammersley     Head     Married     43     Manager at Silk Dye Works     STS. Leek.1
     Jane's entry for the 1871 Census was recorded as -
          Jane H. Hammersley     Daughter     6     Scholar     STS. Leek.1

     The 1881 U.K.Census  listed her as a daughter of the Head of Household - Elisha Hammersley, at 206 Mill Street, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          Elisha Hammersley     Head     Married     51     Silk Dyer     STS. Leek.2
     Jane's entry for the 1881 Census was recorded as -
          Jane Edna Hammersley     Daughter     16     Unmarried     ---     STS. Leek.2
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  1. [S1871] The 1871 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 1/2 April 1871. PRO Ref: RG10 Piece: 2882; Folio: 56; Page 20; Schedule 109.
  2. [S1881] The 1881 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 3/4 April 1881. PRO Ref: RG11 Piece: 2739; Folio: 90; Page 17; Schedule xx.

George Hammersley

ID# 12013, born 1850, died 4 January 1928
Father*Elisha Hammersley born 13 Sep. 1827, died 15 Nov. 1890
Mother*Maria Kirkland born abt 1826, died 26 Dec. 1874
     George Hammersley, son of Elisha Hammersley and Maria Kirkland, was born in Leek, Staffordshire, in 1850.1


     The 1851 U.K.Census  listed him as a son of the Head of Household - Elisha Hammersley, at Kiln Lane, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          Elisha Hammersley     Head     Married     23     Silk Dyer     STS. Leek.2
     George's entry for the 1851 Census was recorded as -
          George Hammersley     Son     1     ---     STS. Leek.2

     The 1861 U.K.Census  listed him as a son of the Head of Household - Elisha Hammersley, at Broad Bridge, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          Elisha Hammersley     Head     Married     33     Silk Dyer/Journeyman     STS. Leek.3
     George's entry for the 1861 Census was recorded as -
          George Hammersley     Son     11     Scholar     STS. Leek.3

     The 1871 U.K.Census  listed him as a son of the Head of Household - Elisha Hammersley, at 206 Mill Street, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          Elisha Hammersley     Head     Married     43     Manager at Silk Dye Works     STS. Leek.4
     George's entry for the 1871 Census was recorded as -
          George Hammersley     Son     Unmarried     21     Silk Dyer     STS. Leek.4

     George Hammersley, son of Elisha Hammersley and Maria Kirkland, was married to Ann Mien in Leek, Staffordshire, in 1871.
     Their Marriage was recorded in the Leek Registration District in the Apr-May-Jun Quarter of 1871.5

          In the 1881 U.K.Census, held on Sunday, 3 April 1881, George was recorded as the Head of the Household at 186 Mill Street, Leek, Staffordshire, also in the Household were Ann Hammersley and John Hammersley,
     the listing for the Household is -
          ; George Hammersley     Head     Married     31     Silk Dyer, Grocer & Draper     STS. Leek.6
          ; Ann Hammersley     Wife     Married     36     ---     STS. Leek.6
          ; John Hammersley     Son     9     Scholar     STS. Leek.6

          In the 1891 U.K.Census, held on Sunday, 5 April 1891, George was recorded as the Head of the Household at 186 Mill Street, Leek, Staffordshire, also in the Household were Ann Hammersley and John Hammersley,
     the listing for the Household is -
          ; George Hammersley     Head     Married     41     Silk Dyer     STS. Leek.7
          ; Ann Hammersley     Wife     Married     46     ---     STS. Leek.7
          ; John Hammersley     Son     Single     18     Grocer     STS. Leek.7

          In the 1901 U.K.Census, held on Sunday, 31 March 1901, George was recorded as the Head of the Household at Park Villas, Park Road, Leek, Staffordshire, also in the Household were Ann Hammersley,
     the listing for the Household is -
          ; George Hammersley     Head     Married     51     Manager - Silk Dye Works     STS. Leek.8
          ; Ann Hammersley     Wife     Married     56     ---     STS. Leek.8

     George Hammersley was left a Widower on the Death of his wife, Ann, whose Death was Registered in the Leek Registration District, in the Oct-Nov-Dec Quarter of 1904.9

     George Hammersley, son of Elisha Hammersley and Maria Kirkland, was married to Mary Jane Henshaw, daughter of John Henshaw and Olive, in Leek, Staffordshire, in 1906.
     Their Marriage was recorded in the Leek Registration District in the Jul-Aug-Sep Quarter of 1906.10

          In the 1911 U.K.Census, held on Sunday, 2 April 1911, George was recorded as the Head of the Household at South View, Park Road, Leek, Staffordshire, also in the Household were Mary Jane Hammersley plus his 22 year old nephew, Charles Hutter, a Railway Goods Clerk,
     the listing for the Household is -
          ; George Hammersley     Head     61     Married     Retired Silk Dyer     STS. Leek.11
          ; Mary Jane Hammersley     Wife     54     Married 4 years, (Children - Born: 0. Living: 0. Died: 0.)     ---     STS. Leek.11

     George Hammersley, son of Elisha Hammersley and Maria Kirkland, died on Wednesday, 4 January 1928,"age 77 years."12 George Hammersley was buried in Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel Graveyard, Leek, Staffordshire,
     Monumental Inscription - / Elisha Hammersley / Born September 13th 1827 / Died November 15th 1890 / also Maria / Wife of the above / who died Decr. 26th 1874 / aged 48 years / also / William Henry / their son / died September 22nd. 1859 / aged 8 years / also / Elisha / their son / died age July 3rd 1872 / aged 2 years & 5 months / also / Alice Beatrice Hutter / their grand-daughter / died May 23rd 1887 / aged 3 months / also / Beatrice / daughter of / Elisha & Maria Hammersley / died May 26th 1879 / aged 13 years / also Mary Maria / their daughter / died March 3rd. 1881 / aged 23 years / also / Hannah Amelia / their daughter / died October 7th 1882 / aged 21 years / also / Ellen / the Beloved wife / of James Hammersley / died April 17th 1878 / aged 25 years / also / John / the beloved son of / George & Ann Hammersley / born February 10th 1872 / died May 27th 1895 / also / The Above Ann Hammersley / who died December 24th 1904 / aged 60 years / also the above George Hammersley / died January 4th 1928 / aged 77 years / There is a better world / they say / O so bright / also / Mary Jane / wife of the above / died December 29th 1928 / aged 72 years / Rest At Last /.13

     Probate for George's Estate was granted on 21 January 1928 at London.
     Probate Register Entry - " George Hammersley of South View, Park Road. Leek, Staffordshire, died 4 January 1928. Granted to Mary Jane Hammersley, Widow.
     Effects = £6258 12s 7d."14

Family

Ann Mien born 1844, died 24 December 1904
Child
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Citations

  1. [S122] Details have also been derived or estimated from Census information.
  2. [S1851] The 1851 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 29/30 March 1851. PRO Ref: HO 107 / Piece: 2008; Folio: 427; Page: 32; Schedule: 17.
  3. [S1861] The 1861 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 6/7 April 1861. PRO Ref: RG9 Piece: 1947; Folio: 56; Page: 26; Schedule: 139.
  4. [S1871] The 1871 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 1/2 April 1871. PRO Ref: RG10 Piece: 2882; Folio: 56; Page 20; Schedule 109.
  5. [S108] General Register Office - Index of Marriages, Q2 1871 Leek 6b 401.
  6. [S1881] The 1881 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 3/4 April 1881. PRO Ref: RG11 Piece: 2739; Folio: 89; Page 16; Schedule xx.
  7. [S1891] The 1891 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 4/5 April 1891. PRO Ref: RG12 Piece: 2185; Folio: 53; Page: 13; Schedule: 85.
  8. [S1901] The 1901 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 30/31 March 1901. PRO Ref: RG13 Piece: 2624; Folio: 8; Page: 8; Schedule: 44.
  9. [S109] General Register Office - Index of Deaths Q4 1904 Leek 6b 231 age 60.
  10. [S108] General Register Office - Index of Marriages, Q3 1906 Leek 6b 530.
  11. [S1911] The 1911 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 2 April 1911. PRO Ref: RG14 PN16639 RG78 PN1029 RD362 SD3 ED6 SN45.
  12. [S120] Martin Jackson has included these details by using information from other resources:-      Actual Date of Death extracted from Probate details.
  13. [S316] Monumental Inscription, Transcribed by David Hall at Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel, Leek on 21 April 2004.
  14. [S322] Calendar of the Grants of Probate & Letters of Administration made in the Probate Registries of the High Court of Justice. © Crown copyright.
         

Ann Mien

ID# 12014, born 1844, died 24 December 1904
     Ann Mien was born in Leek, Staffordshire, in 1844, derived from Monumental Inscription.


     Ann Mien was married to George Hammersley, son of Elisha Hammersley and Maria Kirkland, in Leek, Staffordshire, in 1871.
     Their Marriage was recorded in the Leek Registration District in the Apr-May-Jun Quarter of 1871.1

     The 1881 U.K.Census listed her as the Wife of the Head of Household - George Hammersley, at 186 Mill Street, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          George Hammersley     Head     Married     31     Silk Dyer, Grocer & Draper     STS. Leek.2
     Ann's entry for the 1881 Census was recorded as -
          Ann Hammersley     Wife     Married     36     ---     STS. Leek.2

     The 1891 U.K.Census listed her as the Wife of the Head of Household - George Hammersley, at 186 Mill Street, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          George Hammersley     Head     Married     41     Silk Dyer     STS. Leek.3
     Ann's entry for the 1891 Census was recorded as -
          Ann Hammersley     Wife     Married     46     ---     STS. Leek.3

     The 1901 U.K.Census listed her as the Wife of the Head of Household - George Hammersley, at Park Villas, Park Road, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          George Hammersley     Head     Married     51     Manager - Silk Dye Works     STS. Leek.4
     Ann's entry for the 1901 Census was recorded as -
          Ann Hammersley     Wife     Married     56     ---     STS. Leek.4

     Ann Hammersley died on Saturday, 24 December 1904 in Leek, Staffordshire, her Death was Registered at the Leek Register Office in the Oct-Nov-Dec Quarter of 1904, She was survived by her husband, George.5 Ann Hammersley was buried in Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel Graveyard, Leek, Staffordshire,
     Monumental Inscription - / Elisha Hammersley / Born September 13th 1827 / Died November 15th 1890 / also Maria / Wife of the abve / who died Decr. 26th 1874 / aged 48 years / also / William Henry / their son / died September 22nd. 1859 / aged 8 years / also / Elisha / their son / died age July 3rd 1872 / aged 2 years & 5 months / also / Alice Beatrice Hutter / their grand-daughter / died May 23rd 1887 / aged 3 months / also / Beatrice / daughter of / Elisha & Maria Hammersley / died May 26th 1879 / aged 13 years / also Mary Maria / their daughter / died March 3rd. 1881 / aged 23 years / also / Hannah Amelia / their daughter / died October 7th 1882 / aged 21 years / also / Ellen / the Beloved wife / of James Hammersley / died April 17th 1878 / aged 25 years / also / John / the beloved son of / George & Ann Hammersley / born February 10th 1872 / died May 27th 1895 / also / The Above Ann Hammersley / who died December 24th 1904 / aged 60 years / also the above George Hammersley / died January 4th 1928 / aged 77 years / There is a better world / they say / O so bright / also / Mary Jane / wife of the above / died December 29th 1928 / aged 72 years / Rest At Last /.6

Family

George Hammersley born 1850, died 4 January 1928
Child
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Citations

  1. [S108] General Register Office - Index of Marriages, Q2 1871 Leek 6b 401.
  2. [S1881] The 1881 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 3/4 April 1881. PRO Ref: RG11 Piece: 2739; Folio: 89; Page 16; Schedule xx.
  3. [S1891] The 1891 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 4/5 April 1891. PRO Ref: RG12 Piece: 2185; Folio: 53; Page: 13; Schedule: 85.
  4. [S1901] The 1901 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 30/31 March 1901. PRO Ref: RG13 Piece: 2624; Folio: 8; Page: 8; Schedule: 44.
  5. [S109] General Register Office - Index of Deaths Q4 1904 Leek 6b 231 age 60.
  6. [S316] Monumental Inscription, Transcribed by David Hall at Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel, Leek on 21 April 2004.

John Hammersley

ID# 12015, born 10 February 1872, died 27 May 1895
Father*George Hammersley born 1850, died 4 Jan. 1928
Mother*Ann Mien born 1844, died 24 Dec. 1904
     John Hammersley, son of George Hammersley and Ann Mien, was born in Leek, Staffordshire, on Saturday, 10 February 1872, derived from Monumental Inscription.


     The 1881 U.K.Census  listed him as a son of the Head of Household - George Hammersley, at 186 Mill Street, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          George Hammersley     Head     Married     31     Silk Dyer, Grocer & Draper     STS. Leek.1
     John's entry for the 1881 Census was recorded as -
          John Hammersley     Son     9     Scholar     STS. Leek.1

     The 1891 U.K.Census  listed him as a son of the Head of Household - George Hammersley, at 186 Mill Street, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          George Hammersley     Head     Married     41     Silk Dyer     STS. Leek.2
     John's entry for the 1891 Census was recorded as -
          John Hammersley     Son     Single     18     Grocer     STS. Leek.2

     John Hammersley, son of George Hammersley and Ann Mien, died on Monday, 27 May 1895. John Hammersley was buried in Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel Graveyard, Leek, Staffordshire,
     Monumental Inscription - / Elisha Hammersley / Born September 13th 1827 / Died November 15th 1890 / also Maria / Wife of the above / who died Decr. 26th 1874 / aged 48 years / also / William Henry / their son / died September 22nd. 1859 / aged 8 years / also / Elisha / their son / died age July 3rd 1872 / aged 2 years & 5 months / also / Alice Beatrice Hutter / their grand-daughter / died May 23rd 1887 / aged 3 months / also / Beatrice / daughter of / Elisha & Maria Hammersley / died May 26th 1879 / aged 13 years / also Mary Maria / their daughter / died March 3rd. 1881 / aged 23 years / also / Hannah Amelia / their daughter / died October 7th 1882 / aged 21 years / also / Ellen / the Beloved wife / of James Hammersley / died April 17th 1878 / aged 25 years / also / John / the beloved son of / George & Ann Hammersley / born February 10th 1872 / died May 27th 1895 / also / The Above Ann Hammersley / who died December 24th 1904 / aged 60 years / also the above George Hammersley / died January 4th 1928 / aged 77 years / There is a better world / they say / O so bright / also / Mary Jane / wife of the above / died December 29th 1928 / aged 72 years / Rest At Last /.3
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  1. [S1881] The 1881 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 3/4 April 1881. PRO Ref: RG11 Piece: 2739; Folio: 89; Page 16; Schedule xx.
  2. [S1891] The 1891 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 4/5 April 1891. PRO Ref: RG12 Piece: 2185; Folio: 53; Page: 13; Schedule: 85.
  3. [S316] Monumental Inscription, Transcribed by David Hall at Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel, Leek on 21 April 2004.

William Henry Hammersley

ID# 12016, born 1881, died 29 March 1889
Father*William Archibald Leslie Hammersley born 2 Mar. 1858, died 26 Dec. 1897
Mother*Mary M. Williams born 1860
     William Henry Hammersley, son of William Archibald Leslie Hammersley and Mary M. Williams, was born in Leek, Staffordshire, in 1881, derived from stated age on M.I.1


     William Henry Hammersley, son of William Archibald Leslie Hammersley and Mary M. Williams, died on Friday, 29 March 1889, in Leek, Staffordshire,"in his 8th year." William Henry Hammersley was buried in Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel Graveyard, Leek, Staffordshire,
     Monumental Inscription - / William Henry / only child of / Wm.A.L. & Mary M.Hammersley / who died March 29th 1889 / in his 8th year /.2
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  1. [S316] Monumental Inscription.
  2. [S316] Monumental Inscription, Transcribed by David Hall at Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel, Leek on 21 April 2004.

W.M. Lee

ID# 12017
     W.M. Lee was married to Amelia Emmeline Hammersley after 1881.
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Maria Kirkland

ID# 12018, born about 1826, died 26 December 1874
     Maria Kirkland was born in Bonsall, Derbyshire, about 1826.1


     Maria Kirkland was married to Elisha Hammersley, son of George Keates Hammersley and Mary, in Leek, Staffordshire, in 1847.
     Their Marriage was recorded in the Leek Registration District in the Apr-May-Jun Quarter of 1847.2

     The 1851 U.K.Census listed her as the Wife of the Head of Household - Elisha Hammersley, at Kiln Lane, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          Elisha Hammersley     Head     Married     23     Silk Dyer     STS. Leek.3
     Maria's entry for the 1851 Census was recorded as -
          Maria Hammersley     Wife     Married     26     ---     DBY. Bonsall.3

     The 1861 U.K.Census listed her as the Wife of the Head of Household - Elisha Hammersley, at Broad Bridge, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          Elisha Hammersley     Head     Married     33     Silk Dyer/Journeyman     STS. Leek.4
     Maria's entry for the 1861 Census was recorded as -
          Maria Hammersley     Wife     Married     34     ---     DBY. Bonsall.4

     The 1871 U.K.Census listed her as the Wife of the Head of Household - Elisha Hammersley, at 206 Mill Street, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          Elisha Hammersley     Head     Married     43     Manager at Silk Dye Works     STS. Leek.5
     Maria's entry for the 1871 Census was recorded as -
          Maria Hammersley     Wife     Married     44     ---     DBY. Bonsall.5

     Maria Kirkland died on Saturday, 26 December 1874, in Leek, Staffordshire,"age 48 years", she was survived by her husband Elisha Hammersley. Maria Hammersley was buried in Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel Graveyard, Leek, Staffordshire,
     Monumental Inscription - / Elisha Hammersley / Born September 13th 1827 / Died November 1890 / also Maria / Wife of the abve / who died Decr. 26th 1874 / aged 48 years / also / William Henry / their son / died September 22nd. 1859 / aged 8 years / also / Elisha / their son / died age July 3rd 1872 / aged 2 years & 5 months / also / Alice Beatrice Hutter / their grand-daughter / died May 23rd 1887 / aged 3 months / also / Beatrice / daughter of / Elisha & Maria Hammersley / died May 26th 1879 / aged 13 years / also Mary Maria / their daughter / died March 3rd. 1881 / aged 23 years / also / Hannah Amelia / their daughter / died October 7th 1882 / aged 21 years / also / Ellen / the Beloved wife / of James Hammersley / died April 1878 / aged 25 years / also / John / the beloved son of / George & Ann Hammersley / born February 10th 1872 / died May 27th 1895 / also / The Above Ann Hammersley / who died December 24th 1904 / aged 60 years / also the above George Hammersley / died January 4th 1928 / aged 77 years / There is a better world / they say / O so bright / also / Mary Jane / wife of the above / died December 29th 1928 / aged 72 years / Rest At Last /.6

Family

Elisha Hammersley born 13 September 1827, died 15 November 1890
Children
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  1. [S122] Details have also been derived or estimated from Census information.
  2. [S108] General Register Office - Index of Marriages, Q2 1847 Leek 17 - 86.
  3. [S1851] The 1851 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 29/30 March 1851. PRO Ref: HO 107 / Piece: 2008; Folio: 427; Page: 32; Schedule: 17.
  4. [S1861] The 1861 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 6/7 April 1861. PRO Ref: RG9 Piece: 1947; Folio: 56; Page: 26; Schedule: 139.
  5. [S1871] The 1871 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 1/2 April 1871. PRO Ref: RG10 Piece: 2882; Folio: 56; Page 20; Schedule 109.
  6. [S316] Monumental Inscription, Transcribed by David Hall at Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel, Leek on 21 April 2004.

William Henry Hammersley

ID# 12019, born 1851, died 22 September 1859
Father*Elisha Hammersley born 13 Sep. 1827, died 15 Nov. 1890
Mother*Maria Kirkland born abt 1826, died 26 Dec. 1874
     William Henry Hammersley, son of Elisha Hammersley and Maria Kirkland, was born in 1851.


     William Henry Hammersley, son of Elisha Hammersley and Maria Kirkland, died on Thursday, 22 September 1859,"age 8 years." William Henry Hammersley was buried in Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel Graveyard, Leek, Staffordshire,
     Monumental Inscription - / Elisha Hammersley / Born September 13th 1827 / Died November 15th 1890 / also Maria / Wife of the above / who died Decr. 26th 1874 / aged 48 years / also / William Henry / their son / died September 22nd. 1859 / aged 8 years / also / Elisha / their son / died age July 3rd 1872 / aged 2 years & 5 months / also / Alice Beatrice Hutter / their grand-daughter / died May 23rd 1887 / aged 3 months / also / Beatrice / daughter of / Elisha & Maria Hammersley / died May 26th 1879 / aged 13 years / also Mary Maria / their daughter / died March 3rd. 1881 / aged 23 years / also / Hannah Amelia / their daughter / died October 7th 1882 / aged 21 years / also / Ellen / the Beloved wife / of James Hammersley / died April 17th 1878 / aged 25 years / also / John / the beloved son of / George & Ann Hammersley / born February 10th 1872 / died May 27th 1895 / also / The Above Ann Hammersley / who died December 24th 1904 / aged 60 years / also the above George Hammersley / died January 4th 1928 / aged 77 years / There is a better world / they say / O so bright / also / Mary Jane / wife of the above / died December 29th 1928 / aged 72 years / Rest At Last /.1
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  1. [S316] Monumental Inscription, Transcribed by David Hall at Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel, Leek on 21 April 2004.

Elisha Hammersley

ID# 12020, born February 1870, died 3 July 1872
Father*Elisha Hammersley born 13 Sep. 1827, died 15 Nov. 1890
Mother*Maria Kirkland born abt 1826, died 26 Dec. 1874
     Elisha Hammersley, son of Elisha Hammersley and Maria Kirkland, was born in February 1870, derived from Monumental Inscription.


     The 1871 U.K.Census  listed him as a son of the Head of Household - Elisha Hammersley, at 206 Mill Street, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          Elisha Hammersley     Head     Married     43     Manager at Silk Dye Works     STS. Leek.1
     Elisha's entry for the 1871 Census was recorded as -
          Elisha Hammersley     Son     1     STS. Leek.1

     Elisha Hammersley, son of Elisha Hammersley and Maria Kirkland, died on Wednesday, 3 July 1872,"age 2 years & 5 months." Elisha Hammersley was buried in Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel Graveyard, Leek, Staffordshire, on Wednesday, 3 July 1872.
     Monumental Inscription - / Elisha Hammersley / Born September 13th 1827 / Died November 15th 1890 / also Maria / Wife of the above / who died Decr. 26th 1874 / aged 48 years / also / William Henry / their son / died September 22nd. 1859 / aged 8 years / also / Elisha / their son / died age July 3rd 1872 / aged 2 years & 5 months / also / Alice Beatrice Hutter / their grand-daughter / died May 23rd 1887 / aged 3 months / also / Beatrice / daughter of / Elisha & Maria Hammersley / died May 26th 1879 / aged 13 years / also Mary Maria / their daughter / died March 3rd. 1881 / aged 23 years / also / Hannah Amelia / their daughter / died October 7th 1882 / aged 21 years / also / Ellen / the Beloved wife / of James Hammersley / died April 17th 1878 / aged 25 years / also / John / the beloved son of / George & Ann Hammersley / born February 10th 1872 / died May 27th 1895 / also / The Above Ann Hammersley / who died December 24th 1904 / aged 60 years / also the above George Hammersley / died January 4th 1928 / aged 77 years / There is a better world / they say / O so bright / also / Mary Jane / wife of the above / died December 29th 1928 / aged 72 years / Rest At Last /.2
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  1. [S1871] The 1871 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 1/2 April 1871. PRO Ref: RG10 Piece: 2882; Folio: 56; Page 20; Schedule 109.
  2. [S316] Monumental Inscription, Transcribed by David Hall at Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel, Leek on 21 April 2004.

Allice Beatrice Hutter

ID# 12021, born March 1887, died 23 May 1887
     Allice Beatrice Hutter was born in March 1887.


     Allice Beatrice Hutter died on Monday, 23 May 1887,"age 3 months." She was buried in Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel Graveyard, Leek, Staffordshire, on Monday, 23 May 1887.
     Monumental Inscription - / Elisha Hammersley / Born September 13th 1827 / Died November 1890 / also Maria / Wife of the abve / who died Decr. 26th 1874 / aged 48 years / also / William Henry / their son / died September 22nd. 1859 / aged 8 years / also / Elisha / their son / died age July 3rd 1872 / aged 2 years & 5 months / also / Alice Beatrice Hutter / their grand-daughter / died May 23rd 1887 / aged 3 months / also / Beatrice / daughter of / Elisha & Maria Hammersley / died May 26th 1879 / aged 13 years / also Mary Maria / their daughter / died March 3rd. 1881 / aged 23 years / also / Hannah Amelia / their daughter / died October 7th 1882 / aged 21 years / also / Ellen / the Beloved wife / of James Hammersley / died April 1878 / aged 25 years / also / John / the beloved son of / George & Ann Hammersley / born February 10th 1872 / died May 27th 1895 / also / The Above Ann Hammersley / who died December 24th 1904 / aged 60 years / also the above George Hammersley / died January 4th 1928 / aged 77 years / There is a better world / they say / O so bright / also / Mary Jane / wife of the above / died December 29th 1928 / aged 72 years / Rest At Last /.1
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  1. [S316] Monumental Inscription, Transcribed by David Hall at Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel, Leek on 21 April 2004.

Beatrice Hammersley

ID# 12022, born 1866, died 26 May 1879
Father*Elisha Hammersley born 13 Sep. 1827, died 15 Nov. 1890
Mother*Maria Kirkland born abt 1826, died 26 Dec. 1874
     Beatrice Hammersley, daughter of Elisha Hammersley and Maria Kirkland, was born in 1866, derived from Monumental Inscription.1


     The 1871 U.K.Census  listed her as a daughter of the Head of Household - Elisha Hammersley, at 206 Mill Street, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          Elisha Hammersley     Head     Married     43     Manager at Silk Dye Works     STS. Leek.2
     Beatrice's entry for the 1871 Census was recorded as -
          Beatrice Hammersley     Daughter     4     Scholar     STS. Leek.2

     Beatrice Hammersley, daughter of Elisha Hammersley and Maria Kirkland, died on Monday, 26 May 1879,"age 13 years." Beatrice Hammersley was buried in Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel Graveyard, Leek, Staffordshire, on Monday, 26 May 1879.
     Monumental Inscription - / Elisha Hammersley / Born September 13th 1827 / Died November 15th 1890 / also Maria / Wife of the above / who died Decr. 26th 1874 / aged 48 years / also / William Henry / their son / died September 22nd. 1859 / aged 8 years / also / Elisha / their son / died age July 3rd 1872 / aged 2 years & 5 months / also / Alice Beatrice Hutter / their grand-daughter / died May 23rd 1887 / aged 3 months / also / Beatrice / daughter of / Elisha & Maria Hammersley / died May 26th 1879 / aged 13 years / also Mary Maria / their daughter / died March 3rd. 1881 / aged 23 years / also / Hannah Amelia / their daughter / died October 7th 1882 / aged 21 years / also / Ellen / the Beloved wife / of James Hammersley / died April 17th 1878 / aged 25 years / also / John / the beloved son of / George & Ann Hammersley / born February 10th 1872 / died May 27th 1895 / also / The Above Ann Hammersley / who died December 24th 1904 / aged 60 years / also the above George Hammersley / died January 4th 1928 / aged 77 years / There is a better world / they say / O so bright / also / Mary Jane / wife of the above / died December 29th 1928 / aged 72 years / Rest At Last /.3
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  1. [S316] Monumental Inscription.
  2. [S1871] The 1871 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 1/2 April 1871. PRO Ref: RG10 Piece: 2882; Folio: 56; Page 20; Schedule 109.
  3. [S316] Monumental Inscription, Transcribed by David Hall at Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel, Leek on 21 April 2004.

Mary Maria Hammersley

ID# 12023, born 1858, died 3 March 1881
Father*Elisha Hammersley born 13 Sep. 1827, died 15 Nov. 1890
Mother*Maria Kirkland born abt 1826, died 26 Dec. 1874
     Mary Maria Hammersley, daughter of Elisha Hammersley and Maria Kirkland, was born in 1858, derived from Monumental Inscription.


     The 1861 U.K.Census  listed her as a daughter of the Head of Household - Elisha Hammersley, at Broad Bridge, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          Elisha Hammersley     Head     Married     33     Silk Dyer/Journeyman     STS. Leek.1
     Mary's entry for the 1861 Census was recorded as -
          Mary M. Hammersley     Daughter     3     Scholar     STS. Leek.1

     The 1871 U.K.Census  listed her as a daughter of the Head of Household - Elisha Hammersley, at 206 Mill Street, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          Elisha Hammersley     Head     Married     43     Manager at Silk Dye Works     STS. Leek.2
     Mary's entry for the 1871 Census was recorded as -
          Mary M. Hammersley     Daughter     13     Employed at home     STS. Leek.2

     Mary Maria Hammersley, daughter of Elisha Hammersley and Maria Kirkland, died on Thursday, 3 March 1881,"age 23 years." Mary Maria Hammersley was buried in Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel Graveyard, Leek, Staffordshire, on Thursday, 3 March 1881.
     Monumental Inscription - / Elisha Hammersley / Born September 13th 1827 / Died November 15th 1890 / also Maria / Wife of the above / who died Decr. 26th 1874 / aged 48 years / also / William Henry / their son / died September 22nd. 1859 / aged 8 years / also / Elisha / their son / died age July 3rd 1872 / aged 2 years & 5 months / also / Alice Beatrice Hutter / their grand-daughter / died May 23rd 1887 / aged 3 months / also / Beatrice / daughter of / Elisha & Maria Hammersley / died May 26th 1879 / aged 13 years / also Mary Maria / their daughter / died March 3rd. 1881 / aged 23 years / also / Hannah Amelia / their daughter / died October 7th 1882 / aged 21 years / also / Ellen / the Beloved wife / of James Hammersley / died April 17th 1878 / aged 25 years / also / John / the beloved son of / George & Ann Hammersley / born February 10th 1872 / died May 27th 1895 / also / The Above Ann Hammersley / who died December 24th 1904 / aged 60 years / also the above George Hammersley / died January 4th 1928 / aged 77 years / There is a better world / they say / O so bright / also / Mary Jane / wife of the above / died December 29th 1928 / aged 72 years / Rest At Last /.3
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  1. [S1861] The 1861 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 6/7 April 1861. PRO Ref: RG9 Piece: 1947; Folio: 56; Page: 26; Schedule: 139.
  2. [S1871] The 1871 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 1/2 April 1871. PRO Ref: RG10 Piece: 2882; Folio: 56; Page 20; Schedule 109.
  3. [S316] Monumental Inscription, Transcribed by David Hall at Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel, Leek on 21 April 2004.

James Hammersley

ID# 12024, born 1855
Father*Elisha Hammersley born 13 Sep. 1827, died 15 Nov. 1890
Mother*Maria Kirkland born abt 1826, died 26 Dec. 1874
     James Hammersley, son of Elisha Hammersley and Maria Kirkland, was born in Leek, Staffordshire, in 1855.


     The 1861 U.K.Census  listed him as a son of the Head of Household - Elisha Hammersley, at Broad Bridge, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          Elisha Hammersley     Head     Married     33     Silk Dyer/Journeyman     STS. Leek.1
     James's entry for the 1861 Census was recorded as -
          James Hammersley     Son     6     Scholar     STS. Leek.1

     The 1871 U.K.Census  listed him as a son of the Head of Household - Elisha Hammersley, at 206 Mill Street, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          Elisha Hammersley     Head     Married     43     Manager at Silk Dye Works     STS. Leek.2
     James's entry for the 1871 Census was recorded as -
          James Hammersley     Son     16     Warehouseman (Silk Mill)     STS. Leek.2

     James Hammersley was married to Ellen around 1875.
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  1. [S1861] The 1861 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 6/7 April 1861. PRO Ref: RG9 Piece: 1947; Folio: 56; Page: 26; Schedule: 139.
  2. [S1871] The 1871 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 1/2 April 1871. PRO Ref: RG10 Piece: 2882; Folio: 56; Page 20; Schedule 109.

Ellen

ID# 12025, born about 1853, died 17 April 1878
     Ellen was born about 1853, derived from Monumental Inscription.


     Ellen was married to James Hammersley around 1875.

     Ellen died on Wednesday, 17 April 1878. She was buried in Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel Graveyard, Leek, Staffordshire,
     Monumental Inscription - / Elisha Hammersley / Born September 13th 1827 / Died November 15th 1890 / also Maria / Wife of the above / who died Decr. 26th 1874 / aged 48 years / also / William Henry / their son / died September 22nd. 1859 / aged 8 years / also / Elisha / their son / died age July 3rd 1872 / aged 2 years & 5 months / also / Alice Beatrice Hutter / their grand-daughter / died May 23rd 1887 / aged 3 months / also / Beatrice / daughter of / Elisha & Maria Hammersley / died May 26th 1879 / aged 13 years / also Mary Maria / their daughter / died March 3rd. 1881 / aged 23 years / also / Hannah Amelia / their daughter / died October 7th 1882 / aged 21 years / also / Ellen / the Beloved wife / of James Hammersley / died April 17th 1878 / aged 25 years / also / John / the beloved son of / George & Ann Hammersley / born February 10th 1872 / died May 27th 1895 / also / The Above Ann Hammersley / who died December 24th 1904 / aged 60 years / also the above George Hammersley / died January 4th 1928 / aged 77 years / There is a better world / they say / O so bright / also / Mary Jane / wife of the above / died December 29th 1928 / aged 72 years / Rest At Last /.1
Last Edited5 Mar. 2014

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  1. [S316] Monumental Inscription, Transcribed by David Hall at Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel, Leek on 21 April 2004.

Mary Jane Henshaw

ID# 12026, born 1856, died 29 December 1928
Father*John Henshaw1 born 1815
Mother*Olive1 born 1815
     Mary Jane Henshaw, daughter of John Henshaw and Olive, was born in Leek, Staffordshire, in 1856, her Birth was Registered at the Leek Register Office in the Jul-Aug-Sep Quarter of 1856.2

     The 1861 U.K.Census  listed her as a daughter of the Head of Household - John Henshaw, at Mill Street, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          John Henshaw     Head     Married     45     Butcher (Master)     STS. Leek.3
     Mary's entry for the 1861 Census was recorded as -
          Mary J. Henshaw     Daughter     4     Scholar     STS. Leek.3

     The 1871 U.K.Census  listed her as a daughter of the Head of Household - John Henshaw, at 178 Mill Street, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          John Henshaw     Head     Married     54     Butcher     STS. Leek.4
     Mary's entry for the 1871 Census was recorded as -
          Mary J. Henshaw     Daughter     14     Employed at Home     STS. Leek.4

     The 1881 U.K.Census  listed her as a daughter of the Head of Household - John Henshaw, at 172 Mill Street, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          John Henshaw     Head     Married     64     Butcher     STS. Leek.5
     Mary's entry for the 1881 Census was recorded as -
          Mary Jane Henshaw     Daughter     Unmarried     24     Dressmaker     STS. Leek.5

     The 1891 U.K.Census  listed her as a daughter of the Head of Household - John Henshaw, at 172 Mill Street, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          John Henshaw     Head     Married     76     Skin Dealer (Fur)     STS. Leek.6

          In the 1901 U.K.Census, held on Sunday, 31 March 1901, Mary was recorded as the Head of the Household at 172 Mill Street, Leek, Staffordshire; Mary Jane Henshaw     Head     Single     44     Milliner     STS. Leek.7
          Plus her Brother Thomas, who is a Widower and a visitor, Rachel Gates.

     Mary Jane Henshaw, daughter of John Henshaw and Olive, was married to George Hammersley, son of Elisha Hammersley and Maria Kirkland, in Leek, Staffordshire, in 1906.
     Their Marriage was recorded in the Leek Registration District in the Jul-Aug-Sep Quarter of 1906.8

     The 1911 U.K.Census listed her as the Wife of the Head of Household - George Hammersley, at South View, Park Road, Leek, Staffordshire, who is recorded as -
          George Hammersley     Head     61     Married     Retired Silk Dyer     STS. Leek.9
     Mary's entry for the 1911 Census was recorded as -
          Mary Jane Hammersley     Wife     54     Married 4 years, (Children - Born: 0. Living: 0. Died: 0.)     ---     STS. Leek.9

Mary Jane Hammersley was listed as an Executrix of the Will of George Hammersley, which was Proved and Probate granted on the Estate on 21 January 1928 at London
     Probate Register Entry -; George Hammersley of South View, Park Road. Leek, Staffordshire, died 4 January 1928. Granted to Mary Jane Hammersley, Widow.
     Effects = £6258 12s 7d.10

     Mary died on Saturday, 29 December 1928, in Leek, Staffordshire, her Death was Registered at the Leek Register Office in the Oct-Nov-Dec Quarter of 1928.11,12 She was buried in Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel Graveyard, Leek, Staffordshire,
     Monumental Inscription - / Elisha Hammersley / Born September 13th 1827 / Died November 15th 1890 / also Maria / Wife of the above / who died Decr. 26th 1874 / aged 48 years / also / William Henry / their son / died September 22nd. 1859 / aged 8 years / also / Elisha / their son / died age July 3rd 1872 / aged 2 years & 5 months / also / Alice Beatrice Hutter / their grand-daughter / died May 23rd 1887 / aged 3 months / also / Beatrice / daughter of / Elisha & Maria Hammersley / died May 26th 1879 / aged 13 years / also Mary Maria / their daughter / died March 3rd. 1881 / aged 23 years / also / Hannah Amelia / their daughter / died October 7th 1882 / aged 21 years / also / Ellen / the Beloved wife / of James Hammersley / died April 17th 1878 / aged 25 years / also / John / the beloved son of / George & Ann Hammersley / born February 10th 1872 / died May 27th 1895 / also / The Above Ann Hammersley / who died December 24th 1904 / aged 60 years / also the above George Hammersley / died January 4th 1928 / aged 77 years / There is a better world / they say / O so bright / also / Mary Jane / wife of the above / died December 29th 1928 / aged 72 years / Rest At Last /.13

     Probate for Mary's Estate was granted on 2 May 1929 at London.
     Probate Register Entry - " Mary Jane Hammersley of South View, The Park, Leek, Staffordshire, died 29 December 1928. Granted to Sidney Bayley, Butcher and Percy Pickering, Hosier.
     Effects = £8409 8s 9d."10
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  1. [S122] Details have also been derived or estimated from Census information.
  2. [S107] General Register Office - Index of Births Q3 1856 Leek 6b 205.
  3. [S1861] The 1861 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 6/7 April 1861. PRO Ref: RG9 Piece: 1947; Folio: 7; Page: 8; Schedule: 43.
  4. [S1871] The 1871 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 1/2 April 1871. PRO Ref: RG10 Piece: 2882; Folio: 54; Page: 16; Schedule: 89.
  5. [S1881] The 1881 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 3/4 April 1881. PRO Ref: RG11 Piece: 2739; Folio: 88; Page: 14; Schedule: 87.
  6. [S1891] The 1891 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 4/5 April 1891. PRO Ref: RG12 Piece: 2185; Folio: 52; Page: 11; Schedule: 73.
  7. [S1901] The 1901 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 30/31 March 1901. PRO Ref: RG13 Piece: 2622; Folio: 48; Page: 12; Schedule: 79.
  8. [S108] General Register Office - Index of Marriages, Q3 1906 Leek 6b 530.
  9. [S1911] The 1911 U.K. Census was taken on the night of 2 April 1911. PRO Ref: RG14 PN16639 RG78 PN1029 RD362 SD3 ED6 SN45.
  10. [S322] Calendar of the Grants of Probate & Letters of Administration made in the Probate Registries of the High Court of Justice. © Crown copyright.
         
  11. [S109] General Register Office - Index of Deaths Q4 1928 Leek 6b 229 age 72.
  12. [S120] Martin Jackson has included these details by using information from other resources:-      Actual Date of Death extracted from Probate details.
  13. [S316] Monumental Inscription, Transcribed by David Hall at Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel, Leek on 21 April 2004.

Louisa Hammersley

ID# 12027, born 1825, died 3 July 1851
Father*Joseph Hammersley born say 1791, died 12 Dec. 1831
Mother*Mary born abt 1786, died 25 Jan. 1858
     Louisa Hammersley, daughter of Joseph Hammersley and Mary, was born in 1825, derived from Monumental Inscription.


     Louisa Hammersley, daughter of Joseph Hammersley and Mary, died on Thursday, 3 July 1851,"aged 26 years." Louisa Hammersley was buried in Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel Graveyard, Leek, Staffordshire,
     Monumental Inscription - / In Loving Memory of / Mary / relict of / Joseph Hammersley / who departed this life / 25th January 1858 / aged 72 years / also / Louisa / daughter of the above / who died 3rd July 1851 aged 26 years / also Charles Simpson / nephew of the above / who died 20th July 1861 / aged 42 years / His End Was Peace /.1
Last Edited6 Mar. 2014

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  1. [S316] Monumental Inscription, Transcribed by David Hall at Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel, Leek on 21 April 2004.

Amelia

ID# 12028, born about 1813, died 17 June 1838
     Amelia was born about 1813, derived from Monumental Inscription.


     Amelia was married to William Hammersley around 1830.

     Amelia Hammersley died on Sunday, 17 June 1838,"aged 25 years", she was survived by her husband William Hammersley. Amelia Hammersley was buried in Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel Graveyard, Leek, Staffordshire,
     Monumental Inscription - / In Memory of / Amelia / wife of / William Hammersley / who departed this life / 17th June 1838 / Aged 25 years / also / of the above / William Hammersley / who departed this life / 18th of January 1853 / in the 45th year of his age / Jane Hammersley / his second wife / died 18th October 1855 / in the 48th year of her age / William Henry / eldest son of the above / William and Amelia Hammersley / died 1st April 1888 / in the 56th year of his age /.1

Family

William Hammersley born about 1808, died 18 January 1853
Child
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  1. [S316] Monumental Inscription, Transcribed by David Hall at Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel, Leek on 21 April 2004.

William Hammersley

ID# 12029, born about 1808, died 18 January 1853
     William Hammersley was born about 1808, derived from stated age on M.I.


     William Hammersley was married to Amelia around 1830.

     William Hammersley was left a Widower on the death of his wife, Amelia on 17 June 1838.

     William Hammersley was married to Jane Morrow after 1838.

     William Hammersley died on Tuesday, 18 January 1853,"in the 45th year of his age", he was survived by his wife Jane Hammersley nee Morrow. William Hammersley was buried in Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel Graveyard, Leek, Staffordshire,
     Monumental Inscription - / In Memory of / Amelia / wife of / William Hammersley / who departed this life / 17th June 1838 / Aged 25 years / also / of the above / William Hammersley / who departed this life / 18th of January 1853 / in the 45th year of his age / Jane Hammersley / his second wife / died 18th October 1855 / in the 48th year of her age / William Henry / eldest son of the above / William and Amelia Hammersley / died 1st April 1888 / in the 56th year of his age /.1

Family

Amelia born about 1813, died 17 June 1838
Child
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  1. [S316] Monumental Inscription, Transcribed by David Hall at Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel, Leek on 21 April 2004.

Jane Morrow

ID# 12030, born about 1808, died 18 October 1855
     Jane Morrow was born about 1808, derived from stated age on M.I.


     Jane Morrow was married to William Hammersley after 1838.

     Jane Hammersley nee Morrow was left a Widow on the death of her husband, William on 18 January 1853.

     Jane Hammersley nee Morrow died on Thursday, 18 October 1855,"in the 48th year of her age." She was buried in Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel Graveyard, Leek, Staffordshire,
     Monumental Inscription - / In Memory of / Amelia / wife of / William Hammersley / who departed this life / 17th June 1838 / Aged 25 years / also / of the above / William Hammersley / who departed this life / 18th of January 1853 / in the 45th year of his age / Jane Hammersley / his second wife / died 18th October 1855 / in the 48th year of her age / William Hammersley / eldest son of the above / William and Amelia Hammersley / died 1st April 1888 / in the 56th year of his age /.1
Last Edited6 Mar. 2014

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  1. [S316] Monumental Inscription, Transcribed by David Hall at Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel, Leek on 21 April 2004.