Possible Descendents of
John Whitworth (1772)

 

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The information below includes data from the IGI, full details from the original parish registers and data from various censuses and wills.  The actual data is therefore accurate but the links which I have made represent my best guess.  Where possible I have annotated the data to show my reasoning.  Please contact us via our Gateway Page if you can add (or subtract) anything from this information.

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John Whitworth baptised 19 April 1772 Mossley LAN
son of Adam Whitworth Tailor

John Whitworth spouse  Hannah WOOD
[Hannah WOOD   Christening:  26 Jul 1778   St Michael Ashton-under-Lyne, LAN Father:  Joseph WOOD    Mother:  Ann ]
Marriage 16 Aug 1802  St Michael Ashton-under-Lyne
Children of John Whitworth and Hannah
Mary WHITWORTH Christening:  29 May 1804  St Michael Ashton-under-Lyne
Ann WITWORTH Christening:  12 Jun 1810  St Michael Ashton-under-Lyne
Jenny WHITWORTH  Christening:  25 Apr 1811  St Michael Ashton-under-Lyne 
Joseph WHITWORTH Christening:  9 Jan 1814  St Michael Ashton-under-Lyne
1841 census Higher Hurst
John Whitworth age 65 Handloom weaver ie 65 69 born 1770 - 1776
Hannah Whitworth age 60  ie 60 64 born 1776 - 1781
Sarah Swindles age 30
Mary Swindles age 2
Mary SWINDELLS    Christening:  24 Nov 1839    St Michael Ashton-under-Lyne
Father:  John SWINDELLS   Mother:  Sarah 
One of Jacob Whitworth's sons married Nancy Swindells

Another possible John Whitworth is also recorded in Mossley at around the same time.  One of his children is living at Mossley Cross in 1841

John WHITWORTH spouse Sarah
Possible marriage: John to Sarah Taylor 13 Apr 1803 AUL
needs to be checked on original
Isaac WHITWORTH Christening: 5 Jun 1803 Mossley
Father Cotton Weaver Mossley

Children of Isaac Whitworth
Sarah Taylor d of Isaac and Hannah WHITWORTH Spinner Lanend bap 9 July 1835
William Henry son of Isaac and Hannah WHITWORTH spinner Oldham bap 20 August 1837
John son of Isaac and Harriet WHITWORTH spinner Mossley 29 September 1839
Ralph son of Isaac and Harriet WHITWORTH sexton of Mossley 9 August 1843
1851 census Mossley
Isaac WHITWORTH age 47 Engineer b Mossley
Harriet WHITWORTH age 43
Sarah Taylor WHITWORTH daughter age 15 factory worker
William WHITWORTH age 13 cotton piecer
John WHITWORTH age 14 cotton piecer
Ralph WHITWORTH age 7 scholar
Bxxx? age 1

Hanh. WHITWORTH Christening: 30 Sep 1804 Mossley
Father Cotton Weaver Mossley
Samuel WHITWORTH Christening: 9 Mar 1806 Mossley
Father Cotton Weaver Mossley

Samuel WHITWORTH spouse Sarah
1881 census Dwelling: 11 Flannel St Wardleworth, Lancashire, England
Samuel WHITWORTH M 75 M Mossley, Lancashire, England
Head Occ: Horse Driver Unemployed
Sarah WHITWORTH M 72 F Marsden, York, England Wife

Mary WHITWORTH Christening: 28 Feb 1808 Mossley
Father Cotton Weaver Mossley
Jas WHITWORTH Christening: 4 Feb 1810 Mossley

JAMES WHITWORTH Spouse: BETTY HEAP
Possible Marriage: 09 OCT 1836 Mottram In Longdendale
Samuel son of James and Betty WHITWORTH labourer Micklehurst 29 June 1837
Samuel WHITWORTH spouse Mary
1881 census Market Street Ashton Under Lyne, Lancashire, England
Samuel WHITWORTH M 43 M Mossley, Cheshire, England Occ: Clerk Cotton Mill
Mary WHITWORTH M 41 F Mossley, Lancashire, England Wife Occ: Housekeeper
Aaron son of James and Betty WHITWORTH carter of Mossley Cross bap12 April 1839
Adam son of James and Betty WHITWORTH carter of Mossley Cross bap 11 August 1844

1881 census
Adam ((Hannah)) WHITWORTH age 38 born Mossley, LancashireHead Occ: Cotton Minder (C M)
Mally WHITWORTH age 36 born Mossley, LancashireWife Occ Housewife
Mary E. WHITWORTH 11 born Mossley, Lancashire Daut: Cotton Weaver
James WHITWORTH 9 M Mossley, Lancashire Son Scholar
John WHITWORTH 7 M Mossley, LancashireSon Scholar
Samuel WHITWORTH 3 M Mossley, Lancashire Son
William WHITWORTH 5 m M Mossley, Lancashire Son

Daniel son of James and Betty WHITWORTH carter of Mossley Cross bap 11 August 1844
Hannah daughter of James and Betty WHITWORTH carter of Mossley Cross bap 1 June 1845
1841 census Luzley Hamlet
James Whitworth age 30 carter
Betty Whitworth age 25
Samuel age 4
Aaron age 2
Daniel age 8
1851 census Mossley
James WHITWORTH age 41 farm labourer born Mossley
Betty WHITWORTH born Micklehurst
Sarah WHITWORTH age 13 cotton piecer
Aaron WHITWORTH age 12 cotton piecer
Adam WHITWORTH age 10 cotton piecer
David WHITWORTH age 8 scholar
Hannah WHITWORTH age 6
John WHITWORTH age 4
Esther WHITWORTH age 1
Ann daughter of James WHITWORTH of Mossley buried 27 December 1854 age 13 months

Robert WHITWORTH Christening: 12 Jan 1812 Mossley

Robert WHITWORTH spouse Hannah
John son of Robert and Hannah WHITWORTH Rover of Mossley bap 17 December 1834
William Thornton s. of Robert & Hannah WHITWORTH Rover of Quick bap 6 Nov 1836
William Thornton son of Robert WHITWORTH Quick buried 19 March 1837 age 6 months
Uriah son of Robert and Hannah WHITWORTH spinner of Mossley 20 June 1838
Isabella d. of Robert and Hannah WHITWORTH spinner of Mossley bap 2 August 1840
Martha Ann d. of Robert & Hannah WHITWORTH spinner of Wood 18 August 1844
Hannah daughter of Robert and Hannah WHITWORTH spinner of Quick Wood 18 June 1847
David son of Robert WHITWORTH Mount Pleasant buried Mossley 26 April 1854 age 12 months

1881 Bk George St Ashton Under Lyne, Lancashire, England
Robert WHITWORTH M 36 M Mossley, Lancashire Head Labourer (Printworks)
Mary Ann WHITWORTH M 42 F Mossley, York Wife (Housekeeper)
Hannah WHITWORTH W 68 F Huddersfield, York, Mother Occ: Annuitant
Rebecca WHITWORTH U 30 F Mossley, York, Sister Occ: Cotton Weaver
Walter T. WHITWORTH U 25 M Mossley, York,: Brother Occ: Cotton Piecer (C M)

Aaron WHITWORTH Christening: 19 Jun 1814 Mossley
son of John AND Sarah Whitworth Cotton Manufacturer Mossley

Aaron WHITWORTH spouse Hannah
Children of Aaron WHITWORTH and Hannah
Enos son of Aaron and Hannah WHITWORTH spinner Lanend 5 March 1837
Betty Alice daughter of Aaron and Hannah WHITWORTH spinner Lanend 14 October 1838
John Heginbottom son of Aaron and Hannah WHITWORTH spinner Lanend 3 January 1841
Sarah daughter of Aaron and Mary Ann WHITWORTH spinner Lanend 9 April 1843
Hannah wife of Aaron WHITWORTH Lanend buried 20 August 1845 age 31
Seth son of Aaron WHITWORTH Lanend buried Mossley 26 August 1845 age 6 months
1851 census Mossley
Aaron WHITWORTH age 36 carman
Charlotte WHITWORTH born Saddleworth
Enoch WHITWORTH age 14 cotton weaver
Betty WHITWORTH age 12 cotton weaver
J??? son age 10 cotton weaver

Betty WHITWORTH Christening: 20 Oct 1816 Mossley
son of John AND Sarah Whitworth Weaver Mossley
Sarah Whitworth Widow
buried 4 Jan 1819 age 39

1811 census Mossley
John Whitworth shopkeeper 5 males 2 females doesn't quite fit

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