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George Jackson

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Susan Report 17 Apr 2013 13:11

I am trying to find :
George Jackson
born 1837 in Whitley Bridge Yorkshire
I am looking in the 1861 census.
Not sure if he was married by then or not.
Wife is Mary Ann.
Please can anyone help


Reggie Report 17 Apr 2013 13:18

Look for his marriage on freebmd.............with such a common name, we need all possible info


Reggie Report 17 Apr 2013 13:20

In which part of Yorkshire is/was Whitley Bridge?


Reggie Report 17 Apr 2013 13:24

For this him in 1871?
1871 census

Person: JACKSON, George Address: Whitley Thorpe, Whitley

JACKSON, George Head M 34 1837 Yorkshire VIEW
JACKSON, Mary Wife F 28 1843 Yorkshire VIEW
JACKSON, Elizabeth Daughter F 7 1864 Yorkshire VIEW
JACKSON, William Son M 4 1867 Yorkshire VIEW
JACKSON, Fred Son M 1 1870 Yorkshire VIEW

Perhaps not.....born RICCAL

Occ: Farm labourer


Probably is.........wife's birthplace is BALNE, as per later post on here


Susan Report 17 Apr 2013 13:25

Whitley Bridge was West Riding now is North Humberside


AnnCardiff Report 17 Apr 2013 13:25

Name: George William Jackson
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1911
Gender: Male
Age: 30
Birthplace: Whitley Bridge, Yorkshire
Schedule Type: Household
Registration District: Wakefield
Sub-District: Wakefield
Parish: Wakefield
County: Yorkshire (West Riding)


AnnCardiff Report 17 Apr 2013 13:26

Name: George Jackson
Age (Original): 44
Gender: Male
Birth Year: 1837
Birthplace: Whitley, Yorkshire, England
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Farm Labourer
Address: ?
Event Place: Whitley, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
Record Type: Household
GS Film number: 1342107
Affiliate Publication Number: RG11
Piece/Folio: 4587 / 7
Page Number: 7
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head George Jackson M 44 Whitley, Yorkshire, England
Wife Mary Ann Jackson F 38 Balne, Yorkshire, England
Son William Jackson M 14 Whitley, Yorkshire, England
Son Fred Jackson M 11 Whitley, Yorkshire, England


GlitterBaby Report 17 Apr 2013 13:28

Puzzled as if it was in West Riding it is not in North Humberside which does not exist now


Reggie Report 17 Apr 2013 13:28

Have you found his marriage yet?


Reggie Report 17 Apr 2013 13:31

Could this be him?

1861 census

Person: JACKSON, George Address: High Gate, Balne

SWAN, Sarah Head Widow F 50 1811 Farmer Of 16 Acres Employing 1 Labourer
Balne, Yorkshire VIEW
SWAN, David Son Unmarried M 30 1831
Balne, Yorkshire VIEW
SWAN, Mary Daughter Unmarried F 22 1839
Balne, Yorkshire VIEW
HUDSON, Sarah Matron F 32 1829
Balne, Yorkshire VIEW
JACKSON, George Servant Unmarried M 24 1837 Farm Servant
Leeds, Yorkshire VIEW
CLABOWEN, Mary Servant Unmarried F 21 1840 House Servant
Pollington, Yorkshire VIEW


AnnCardiff Report 17 Apr 2013 13:38

the last posting of Reggie looks correct as he was in Balne which is where his wife was born


Susan Report 17 Apr 2013 19:50

Sorry I got called away...thank you everyone. Hopefully I will get time tonight to look through al the information.
Many thanks :-)