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ann

ann Report 12 Jul 2013 10:47

Hi I'm looking for any relatives of Jonathan Gledhill born in Newport Shropshire in 1848. He had 3 brothers Walker, John and Joseph and 3 sisters Margaret, Martha and Ann'
They lived in Liverpool, he married Anne Leary, they immigrated to Australia in 1887.
I would love to find some relatives or information
Ann Gledhill

Reggie

Reggie Report 12 Jul 2013 10:50

Did the whole family migrate to Australia?

Reggie

Reggie Report 12 Jul 2013 10:51

For info..................

1851 census

Person: GLEDHILL, Walker Address: Vamp Hall, Long Ford

GLEDHILL, Ann Head Married F 43 1808 Upholsterer's Wife Husband In Mancr
Liverpool, Lancashire VIEW
GLEDHILL, Margaret Daughter Unmarried F 18 1833
Liverpool, Lancashire VIEW
GLEDHILL, Walker Son M 16 1835
Liverpool, Lancashire VIEW
GLEDHILL, John Son M 14 1837
Liverpool, Lancashire VIEW
GLEDHILL, Edward Son M 12 1839
Newport, Salop VIEW
GLEDHILL, Martha Daughter F 9 1842
Aston, Salop VIEW
GLEDHILL, Joseph Son M 4 1847
Aston, Salop VIEW
GLEDHILL, Jonathan Son M 2 1849
Aston, Salop VIEW
GLEDHILL, An Daughter F 0 (2 MOS) 1851
Aston, Salop V

Reggie

Reggie Report 12 Jul 2013 10:51

Have you checked on here in 'search all trees'?

Reggie

Reggie Report 12 Jul 2013 10:52

1881 census


Person: GLEDHILL, Walker Address: 18, Stamford St, Hulme

GLEDHILL, John Head Widower M 46 1835 Painter
Lpool, Lancashire VIEW
GLEDHILL, Walker Brother Single M 48 1833 Pensioner
Lpool, Lancashire

Reggie

Reggie Report 12 Jul 2013 10:55

Have you looked for info about possible marriages/children on..................

http://www.freebmd.org.uk/

Or on.....................

http://www.lancashirebmd.org.uk/

Reggie

Reggie Report 12 Jul 2013 10:59

1861 census

Person: GLEDHILL, Ann Address: 23, John Street, Hulme, Manchester

GLEDHILL, Jonathan Head Married M 55 1806 Upholsterer
Manchester, Lancashire VIEW
GLEDHILL, Ann Wife Married F 52 1809
Liverpool, Lancashire VIEW
GLEDHILL, Joseph Son Unmarried M 14 1847 Scholar
Newport, Staffordshire****
GLEDHILL, Jonathan Son Unmarried M 12 1849 Baker
Newport, Staffordshire****
GLEDHILL, Ann Daughter Unmarried F 10 1851 Silk Winder
Newport, Staffordshire****

****Error correction submitted.............inexplicable mistranscription. Image of County is clearly SALOP

Reggie

Reggie Report 12 Jul 2013 11:04

Baptism: 8 Sep 1834 St Peter, Liverpool, Lancashire, England
Walker Gleadhill - [Child] of Jonathan Gleadhill & Ann
Abode: Leander Street
Occupation: Upholsterer
Baptised by: J. Pulford Curate
Register: Baptisms 1834, Page 255, Entry 2034
Source: LDS Film 2045907

Reggie

Reggie Report 12 Jul 2013 11:05

Baptism: 25 Sep 1836 St Peter, Liverpool, Lancashire, England
John Kempster Gledhill - [Child] of Johnathan Gledhill & Ann
Abode: Leander St
Occupation: Upholsterer
Baptised by: Richd. Appleton Curate
Register: Baptisms 1836 - 1837, Page 240, Entry 1919
Source: LDS Film 1656422

Reggie

Reggie Report 12 Jul 2013 11:10

Deaths Sep 1895 (>99%)
GLEDHILL Walker 60 Chorlton 8c 619

ann

ann Report 17 Jul 2013 10:15

Thanks Reggie, Jonathan and Anne came to Australia as far as I know
I shall follow up the info you have given me
Ann

Reggie

Reggie Report 17 Jul 2013 11:14

Glad you found your way back................

Reggie

Reggie Report 17 Jul 2013 11:30

1871 census


Person: GLADHILL, John Address: Fawcett Street, Hulme, Manchester

GLADHILL, John Head M 36 1835 Lancashire VIEW
GLADHILL, Fanny Wife F 35 1836 Cheshire VIEW
GLADHILL, Thomas Son M 4 1867 Lancashire VIEW
GLADHILL, Jonthan Father M 70 1801 Yorkshire VIEW

Birthplace for John = Liverpool

Occ: Painter and paperhanger

Thomas born Manchester

Reggie

Reggie Report 17 Jul 2013 11:33

Lancashire Marriage indexes for the years: 1861
Surname Forename(s) Surname Forename(s) Church / Register Office Registers At Reference

GLEDHILL John SPRUCE Fanny Manchester, St. John Manchester STJ/22/79

Reggie

Reggie Report 17 Jul 2013 11:33

Deaths Jun 1874 (>99%)
Gledhill Fanny 39 Chorlton 8c 518

ann

ann Report 19 Jul 2013 11:59

Thanks again Reggie, I have been busy checking out your info
ann