(Cir 1775-1848)
Martha SMITH
(Cir 1777-1831)
(Cir 1801-1868)
(Cir 1827-1909)


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  • Born: Cir Dec 1827, Oxenhope, Haworth, Yorkshire, England
  • Baptised: 18 Feb 1828, Haworth, Yorkshire, England
  • Marriage: Margaret SHACKLETON
  • Died: 27 Feb 1909 aged about 81 1
  • Buried: 27 Feb 1909, Haworth, Yorkshire, England 2 3

bullet  General Notes:

Birth info from Haworth parish registers
BHW167B2/4403William0/7/018/2/1828SHorsefallGraceFeatherFar OxenhopeWeaver

Was Margaret married before - or is there another marriage needed
Marriages Dec 1857 Keighley 9a 270a
Earnshaw William
Schofield Margaret

1841 census
HO107/1295-09 F30 P1
West Shaw, Far Oxenhope, Haworth, Yorkshire
Horsfall Earnshaw, 40, Weaver
Grace do, 40, Weaver
Horsfall do, 15, Weaver,
William do, 14,
James do, 11, Employed in a Worsted Factory
Michael do, 9, Employed in a Worsted Factory
Martha do, 6,
John do, 4,
Joseph do, 1,

1851 census
HO107/2287 F1000 P7
Lowertown, Oxenhope, Haworth, Yorkshire
Horsfall Earnshaw, Head, Mar, 50, Hand Loom Worsted Weaver, Yorks Haworth
Grace Earnshaw, Wife, Mar, 50, Hand Loom Worsted Weaver, Yorks Haworth
Horsfall do, Son, U, 28, Wool Comber, Yorks Haworth
William do, Son, U, 23, Wool Comber, Yorks Haworth
James do, Son, U, 20, Wool Comber, Yorks Haworth
Michael do, Son, U, 18, Worsted Factory Hand, Yorks Haworth
Martha do, Daug, U, 15, Worsted Factory Hand, Yorks Haworth
Joseph do, Son, U, 11, Worsted Factory Hand, Yorks Haworth
Elizabeth do, Daug, U, 8, Worsted Factory Hand, Yorks Haworth

1861 census
RG9/3229 F80 P9
Shaw Top, Far Oxenhope, Haworth, Yorkshire
William Earnshaw, Head, Mar, 33, Overlooker in a Worsted Factory, Yorkshire Haworth
Margaret do, Wife, Mar, 25, , Lancashire Trawden
John William do, Son, , 2, , Yorkshire Haworth
Martha Elizabeth do, Daur, , 8month, , Yorkshire Haworth

1871 census
RG12/4314 F57 P28
Sutton Lane, Sutton, Keighley
William Earnshaw, Head, Mar, 43, Worsted Overlooker, Haworth
Margret do, Wife, Mar, 36, Weaver, Colne
John W do, Son, , 12, Factory Hand, Haworth
Joseph H do, Son, , 6, Scholar, Bradford
Margret do, Daur, , 4, Scholar, Bradford
Alfred do, Son, , 2, , Bradford
Ann Shackelton, Mother, Widow, 56, Housekeeper, Colne (s/be mother in law??)
William Greenwood, Board, Unm, 36, National School Master, Haworth

1881 census
Dwelling:Main St
Census Place:Sutton In Keighley, York, England
Source:FHL Film 1342038 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 4346 Folio 55 Page 25
William EARNSHAWM53 MOxenhope, York, England
Occ:Overlooker Worsted
Margaret EARNSHAWM46 FTrawden, Lancashire, England
John W. EARNSHAWU22 MOxenhope, York, England
Occ:Overlooker Worsted
Joseph H. EARNSHAWU16 MOxenhope, York, England
Occ:Millhand Worsted
Margaret A. EARNSHAWU14 FOxenhope, York, England
Occ:Millhand Worsted
Grace EARNSHAW 9 FSutton, York, England
Emily EARNSHAW 5 FSutton, York, England

1891 census
RG12/3536 F48 P20
North Street, Sutton, Yorkshire
William Earnshaw, Head, M, 63, Worsted Spinning Overlooker, Yorkshire Oxenhope
Margaret do, Wife, M, 56, , Yorkshire Trawden
Margaret A Hyde, Daur, Wid, 24, Worsted Weaver, Yorkshire Bradford
Walter do, Grandson, , 2, , Yorkshire Sutton
Grace Earnshaw, Daur, S, 19, Worsted Weaver, Yorkshire Sutton
Emily do, Daur, S, 15, Worsted Spinner, Yorkshire Sutton
Richard Mason, Visitor, S, 32, Joiner, Yorkshire Skipton

1901 Census (can't find on Ancestry)
RG13 4073 F56 P21 S171
14 North Street, Sutton, Keighley, Yorkshire
William Earnshaw, Head, M, 73, Worsted Spinning Overlooker, Yorks Oxenhope
Margaret do, Wife, M, 66, , Lancs Trawden
Walter Hyde, Grandson, S, 12, Worsted Spinning Doffer, Yorks Sutton
James O Parkinson, Son in Law, M, 27, Fruit Merchants Assistant, Yorks Crosshills
Emily do, Daur, M, 25, , Yorks Sutton

Hall Green Baptist - Haworth (MI from the grave)
Sarah Jane Earnshaw
Daur of William & Margaret Earnshaw of Swaine Green Bradford
d 13/11/1863 aged 10mths
+Martha (daur) d 12/2/1869 aged 8
+ John William (son)
26/5/1884 aged 25
+William (father)
d 27/2/1909 aged 81
+Margaret (mother) 1/1/1923 aged 87

Film 1647654 at LDS, London - Transcriptions of burials at Hall Green Strict Baptists, Haworth, Yorkshire
John William, 24, 26 May 1884 Grave J13
Margaret, 87, 5 Jan 1923 Grave J13
Martha Eliz, 8, 12 Feb 1867 Grave J13
Sarah Jane, 10 months, 13 Nov 1863 Grave J13
William, 81, 27 Feb 1909 Grave J13


William married Margaret SHACKLETON. (Margaret SHACKLETON was born circa 1834 in Trawden, Lancashire, England, died on 1 Jan 1923 1 and was buried on 5 Jan 1923 in Haworth, Yorkshire, England 2 3.)



1 Memorial Inscription, Hall Green Baptist, Haworth.

2 Memorial Inscription.

3 Parish Register Transcripts, LDS Film 1647654 trtanscript of burials at Haworth Hall Green Strict Baptist.

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