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Peter Brown

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Reggie Report 31 Dec 2012 11:52

Mike *

Mike * Report 9 Jan 2012 15:23

Marriage: 15 Apr 1788
St Elphin, Warrington, Lancashire, England
Peter Brown - of This Parish
Mary Lawson - (X), of This Parish
Witness: Jno. Leather; Wm. Arrowsmith
Banns Read: 10 Jun 1787, 2nd: 17 Jun 1787, 3rd: 24 Jun 1787
Married by Banns by: Joseph Saul Curate


rootgatherer Report 9 Jan 2012 12:05

Northern_Lass, thank you for taking the time to PM your thanks.

The 1841 census I took from a subscription site. (Many of the census records are available free at

His date of birth and parents names are from a Public Member tree on the same site but I do have to say that there are no sources given so best to try to check it out yourself.

You may need to go to the records office for the area where he fathered the child to get details of the bastardy order.


Northern_Lass Report 8 Jan 2012 19:45

Awe bless everyone who has helped on here this is all my Peter. He was a carpenter sorry I never thought to mention. Its been also said that he fathered a child in 18?before he married mary and there was a court order to make him pay for this boy. I have looked but nothings come up

Mike *

Mike * Report 8 Jan 2012 13:49

Is this the couple in 1881 ?

Peter BROWN Head M Male 81 Newton In M, Lancashire, England Carpenter
Mary Ann BROWN Wife M Female 80 Newton In M, Lancashire, England Carpenter Wife

Dwelling Crow Lane Ivy Terrace Old White Houses
Census Place Newton In Makerfield, Lancashire, England


Flick Report 8 Jan 2012 12:54

The person submitting the census correction was obviously unaware of the fact that in 1841, ages of over-15's were routinely rounded-down.


rootgatherer Report 8 Jan 2012 12:05

A Public tree on another site has the following detail

Peter Brown
Birth: 19/2/1800 (19 Feb 1800) - Winwick, Lancashire, England
Death: 1883 - Newton Le Willows
Marriage: 28/9/1823 (28 Sep 1823) - Warrington, England
Spouse: Mary Ann Stanley

Father Peter Brown, Mother Mary Ann Lawson


rootgatherer Report 8 Jan 2012 12:02

Is this your Peter in 1841 please?

Name: Peter Brown
Age: 35
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1806
Gender: Male
Where born: Lancashire, England

Civil parish: Winwick
Hundred: West Derby
County/Island: Lancashire
Country: England

Street Address:

Occupation: View image

Registration district: Warrington
Sub-registration district: Newton
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 524
Book: 14
Folio: 8
Page Number: 10
Household Members: Name Age
Peter Brown 35
Mary Brown 35
Peter Brown 15
Mary Brown 15
Edward Brown 14
Sarah Brown 9
John Brown 7
Methusalem Brown 2

Details of the correction submitted.

Estimated Birth Year
1801 rather than abt 1806
peter was my grt grt grandfather he died in 1882/83
Submitted by ocmeg on 08/06/2011


Flick Report 8 Jan 2012 11:51

You won't find birth records before July 1837

The best you can hope for is a baptism.

Try the IGI...........


When did he marry? And who was his wife?


Northern_Lass Report 8 Jan 2012 11:46

hi am looking for details of birth for peter brown born newton le willows or winwick 1802 no idea who his parents was although i think his dad could have been peter