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1851 census please

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Chris Ho :)

Chris Ho :) Report 27 Nov 2012 10:13

Chorlton Medlock comes up. if you put it in keyword searchbox Margaret...

But looking at images, you can see some are they could be missing, or perhaps another area altogether.

Chris :)

(Thankyou Sylvia, wasn't sure of that)


Margaretfinch Report 27 Nov 2012 07:48

Thankyou where would I be able to find it on ancestry



SylviaInCanada Report 27 Nov 2012 07:12

Chris ......... you are quite right, Chorlton-on-Medlock is included in the "water daamged" 1851.

The restored (as much as possible) damaged 1851 is on ancestry ................... but I'm danged if I can find the Blackburns on it ..........

Chris Ho :)

Chris Ho :) Report 26 Nov 2012 10:11

Not sure here, but was that area one of those 'water damaged' 1851 pieces?...

Chris :)

1850 BLACKBURN Eleanor Chorlton-on-Medlock Manchester CHO/29/21


Margaretfinch Report 26 Nov 2012 08:51

No I do not think the name was James the children do not match up.
Samule died in 1867 so although he is there on the 1861 census he does not appear of course on the 1871 census


Jonesey Report 26 Nov 2012 08:48

Looks as if the family were in the Chorlton area in 1850:

Name: Eleanor Blackburn
Date of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar 1850
Registration district: Chorlton
Inferred County: Lancashire
Volume: 20
Page: 1851


K Report 26 Nov 2012 08:43

Is it possible he was listed as James in 1851??? Probably not

Name: James Blackburn
Age: 34
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1817
Relation: Head
Spouse's Name: Elizabeth Blackburn
Gender: M (Male)
Where born: Liverpool

Civil parish: Monks Coppenhall
Town: Crewe
County/Island: Cheshire
Country: England

Street Address:


Condition as to marriage:


View image

Registration district: Nantwich
Sub-registration district: Wybunbury
ED, institution, or vessel: 3b
Neighbors: View others on page
Household schedule number: 258
Piece: 2169
Folio: 115
Page Number: 1
Household Members:
Name Age
James Blackburn 34 Wood Turner
Elizabeth Blackburn 32
James Blackburn 7
William Francis Blackburn 5
Elizabeth Blackburn 4


Jonesey Report 26 Nov 2012 08:40

For reference:
Name: Samuel Blackburn
Age: 45
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1816
Relation: Head
Spouse's Name: Elizabeth Hank Blackburn
Gender: Male
Where born: Liverpool, Lancashire, England
Civil parish: Altrincham
Ecclesiastical parish: St Margaret
Town: Altrincham
County/Island: Cheshire
Country: England
Street Address:


Condition as to marriage:

View image
Registration district: Altrincham
Sub-registration district: Altrincham
ED, institution, or vessel: 1
Neighbors: View others on page
Household schedule number: 231
Piece: 2589
Folio: 28
Page Number: 50
Household Members:
Name Age
Samuel Blackburn 45
Elizabeth Hank Blackburn 44
Thomas Blackburn 17
John Bickerton Blackburn 15
Elizabeth Blackburn 14
Mary Anne Blackburn 12
Ellanor Blackburn 11
Henry Mary Blackburn 7
Edward Habal Blackburn 4
Ann Hardey 52
Alice Allcock 15


Margaretfinch Report 26 Nov 2012 08:23

I have this family on the 1861 census but can't find
on the 1851 census could anyone find them please

Samule Blackburn born Liverpool 1816 wife
Elizabeth Blackburn born 1819 several children
they were living in Altrincham Lancashire.
Thank you Margaret