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1800s help please

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Mike *

Mike * Report 15 Jan 2013 19:15

Need to check some dates.
Was Elizabeth really 65 years older than her husband ?

Daniel Horrocks 1873-1933 & Elizabeth Hardman 1808

Mike *

Mike * Report 15 Jan 2013 19:07

Down as Horrocks in 1861

James Horrocks 31
Ellen Horrocks 31
Margaret Horrocks 6
Ellen Horrocks 4
Jane Horrocks 1 Months

so maybe wrong family.






what about this one in 1881.....

Daniel Harrocks
Age: 8
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1873
Relation: Son
Father's Name: John Harrocks
Mother's Name: Jane Harrocks
Gender: Male
Where born: Whiston, Lancashire, England

Civil parish: Whiston
County/Island: Lancashire
Country: England

Street Address: Paradise Lane


John Harrocks 37
Jane Harrocks 37
John Harrocks 15
Samuel Harrocks 13
Cecilia Harrocks 12
Thomas Harrocks 10
Daniel Harrocks 8 <<<<<<<<
Elizabeth Harrocks 6
Joseph Harrocks 5
Margaret Harrocks 3
Mary Jane Harrocks 2



Mike *

Mike * Report 15 Jan 2013 18:59


Changed to Horrocks



1881

James Horrocks 51
Ellen Horrocks 51
Jane Horrocks 21
Ellen Horrocks 12
Daniel Horrocks 7



Marriages Dec 1894

Hardman Elizabeth Liverpool 8b 107
Horrocks Daniel Liverpool 8b 107



Births Jun 1913
Horrocks Harry H - Hardman -W.Derby 8b 740


There is no marriage for a Daniel Harrocks

Mike *

Mike * Report 15 Jan 2013 18:43



Births Mar 1873
Harrocks Daniel Prescott 8b 636


EDIT :
This one is son of John and Jane

Mike *

Mike * Report 15 Jan 2013 18:41

Still looks like Harrocks


name: James Harrocks
gender: Male
baptism/christening date: 06 Feb 1831
baptism/christening place: SAINT CHAD,KIRKBY BY MELLING,LANCASHIRE,ENGLAND
birth date: 19 Jan 1831
father's name: George Harrocks

mother's name: Ellen

Mike *

Mike * Report 15 Jan 2013 18:39

There is no death for George Horrocks in 1877


Is this him ?
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Deaths Jun 1877
HARROCKS George 65 W. Derby 8b 347


Mike *

Mike * Report 15 Jan 2013 18:35

A location would help

Rebecca

Rebecca Report 15 Jan 2013 18:33

I started looking into my family history about a year ago and with the help of some very kind people I was able to get back to my great, great, great grandad.
Sadly my uncle passed away this week but because of the family history we thought it might be nice to bury him with my great, great, great grandad as we found his grave. Due to it being the 1800s, his name on the grave is 'Harrocks' instead of 'Horrocks.' I think that it is a simple spelling error but I could be completely wrong.
We're currently arguing with the priest at the moment because he will only let us bury my uncle with solid proof that we're related to George.
I've spent a lot of time looking through censuses but I seem to struggle when we get up to George. I'll post what I have from my uncle up to George:

Alexander Horrocks - 23/02/1946-10/01/2013
Son of:
Harry Hardman Horrocks - 04/03/1913-02/06/1983 & Winifred Keenan 01/03/1914-16/08/1989
Son of:
Daniel Horrocks 1873-1933 & Elizabeth Hardman 1808-?
Son of:
James Horrocks 1831-? & Ellen ? 1830-1886
Son of:
George Horrocks 1806-1877 & Ellen Aughton 1808-?

I would be so grateful if anyone could offer me help with this, it would mean a lot to me and my whole family.