Braithwaite Rooking[1]

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  • Name Braithwaite Rooking  [2
    Born Abt 1824  Bowness, Westmorland, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Colton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    England 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Colton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Carter 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Ulverston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    England 
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Ulverston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Carter and Agricultural Labourer 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Sparkbridge, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    England 
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Sparkbridge, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Carter 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Staveley, Westmorland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    England 
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Staveley, Westmorland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Carter 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Staveley, Westmorland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    England 
    Occupation 5 Apr 1891  Staveley, Westmorland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Carter 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
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    Person ID I2675  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 10 Sep 2018 

    Father William Rooking
              b. 6 Apr 1798, Kendal, Westmorland, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              bur. 10 Jun 1827, Windermere, Westmorland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 29 years) 
    Mother Mary Cloudsdale
              c. 7 Jun 1801, Windermere, Westmorland, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 29 May 1822  Windermere, Westmorland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Family ID F32386  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Whittam
              b. Abt 1831, Egton cum Newland, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1850  Ulverston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Name: Rookin, Braithwaite; Record Type: Marriages; Quarter: March; Year: 1850; District: Ulverston; County: Cumbria Lancashire; Volume: 25; Page: 193

      Name: Whittam, Elizabeth; Record Type: Marriages; Quarter: March; Year: 1850; District: Ulverston; County: Cumbria Lancashire; Volume: 25; Page: 193
    Alt. Marriage 26 Jan 1850  Colton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Registration Mar 1850  Ulverston, Cumbria, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Marriage 
    • Volume 25, Page 193
    Children 
     1. Mary Ann Rooking
              b. Abt 1851, Colton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Margaret Rooking
              b. 1852, Colton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Mereana Rooking
              b. Abt 1854, Colton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Isabella Rooking
              b. Abt 1856, Colton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Phoebe Jane Rooking
              b. Abt 1858, Dalton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     6. William Braithwaite Rooking
              b. Abt 1860, Colton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Thomas Clowsdale Rooking
              b. Abt 1862, Egton cum Newland, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Elizabeth Hannah Rooking
              b. Abt 1865, Egton cum Newland, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     9. John James Rooking
              b. 1869, Egton cum Newland, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 3 Jun 2008 
    Family ID F893  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1824 - Bowness, Westmorland, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1850 - Ulverston, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Marriage - 26 Jan 1850 - Colton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage - Mar 1850 - Ulverston, Cumbria, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1851 - Colton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carter - 30 Mar 1851 - Colton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 7 Apr 1861 - Ulverston, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carter and Agricultural Labourer - 7 Apr 1861 - Ulverston, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 2 Apr 1871 - Sparkbridge, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carter - 2 Apr 1871 - Sparkbridge, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 3 Apr 1881 - Staveley, Westmorland, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carter - 3 Apr 1881 - Staveley, Westmorland, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 5 Apr 1891 - Staveley, Westmorland, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carter - 5 Apr 1891 - Staveley, Westmorland, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Census
    1851: England Census for Colton, Lancashire
    1851: England Census for Colton, Lancashire
    HO107 Piece 2274 Folio 270 Page 22  

    Dwelling Cow Reading 
    Location Colton, Lancashire 
    Source HO107 Piece 2274 Folio 270 Page 22 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    WHITHAM Thomas Head 53 Farmer and Carter Colton, Lancashire 
    WHITHAM Margaret Wife 51  Colton, Lancashire 
    WHITHAM William Son 16 Assistant Ulvaston, Lancashire 
    WHITHAM Phoebe Jane Daughter 12 Domestic Duties Colton, Lancashire 
    WHITHAM Mary Daughter  10  Colton, Lancashire 
    WHITHAM Ann Carr Granddaughter   Colton, Lancashire 
    ROCKIN Elizabeth Daughter 20 Bonnet Maker Ulvaston, Lancashire 
    ROCKIN Braithwaite Son-in-law 27 Carter Westmorland 
    ROCKIN Mary Ann Granddaughter  11m  Colton, Lancashire 
    1861: England Census for Ulverston, Lancashire
    1861: England Census for Ulverston, Lancashire
    RG9 Piece 3166 Folio 40 Page 10  

    Dwelling Old Hall 
    Location Colton, Lancashire 
    Source RG9 Piece 3166 Folio 40 Page 10 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    ROOKING Braithwaite Head 37 Carter and Agricultural Labourer Bowness, Westmorland 
    ROOKING Elizabeth Wife 31  Egton Cum Newland, Lancashire 
    ROOKING Margret Daughter  Scholar Colton, Lancashire 
    ROOKING Mereana Daughter  Scholar Colton, Lancashire 
    ROOKING Isabella Daughter  Scholar Colton, Lancashire 
    ROOKING Phoebe Daughter   Dalton, Lancashire 
    ROOKING Wm Braithwaite Son  6m  Colton, Lancashire 
    1871 England Census for Sparkbridge, Lancashire
    1871 England Census for Sparkbridge, Lancashire
    RG10 Piece 4239 Folio 125 Page 14  

    Dwelling Sparkbridge 
    Location Egton Cum Newland, Lancashire 
    Source RG10 Piece 4239 Folio 125 Page 14 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    ROOKING Braithwaite Head 48 Carter Bowness, Westmorland 
    ROOKING Elisabeth Wife 41  Egton, Lancashire 
    ROOKING Mary Ann Daughter 21 Domestic Servant Egton, Lancashire 
    ROOKING Phoebe Jane Daughter  12 Scholar Dalton, Lancashire 
    ROOKING Thomas C Son  Scholar Egton, Lancashire 
    ROOKING Elisabeth H Daughter  Scholar Egton, Lancashire 
    ROOKING John James Son   Egton, Lancashire 
    1881 England Census for Stavely, Westmorland
    1881 England Census for Stavely, Westmorland
    RG11 Piece 5207 Folio 80 Page 11  

    Dwelling  
    Location Staveley, Westmorland 
    Source RG11 Piece 5207 Folio 80 Page 11 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    ROOKING Braithwaite Head 57 Carter Gill, Westmorland 
    ROOKING Elizabeth Wife 50  Egton Cum Newland, Lancashire 
    ROOKING Isabella Daughter 24 General Domestic Servant Colton, Lancashire 
    ROOKING Thomas Son 18 Joiner Egton Cum Newland, Lancashire 
    1891 England Census for Staveley, Westmorland
    1891 England Census for Staveley, Westmorland
    RG12 Piece 4329 Folio 56 Page 13  

    Dwelling Silver Street 
    Location Staveley, Westmorland 
    Source RG12 Piece 4329 Folio 55 Page 12 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    ROOKING Braithwaite Head 67 Carter Windermere, Westmorland 
    BLACK Hannah Daughter 26  Sparkbridge, Lancashire 
    BLACK James Son-in-law 28 Bobbin Turner Staveley, Westmorland 
    BLACK Elizabeth Ann Granddaughter   Staveley, Westmorland 
    BLACK Eleanor Isabella Granddaughter  5m  Staveley, Westmorland 
    1891 England Census for Staveley, Westmorland
    1891 England Census for Staveley, Westmorland
    RG12 Piece 4329 Folio 55 Page 12  

    Dwelling Silver Street 
    Location Staveley, Westmorland 
    Source RG12 Piece 4329 Folio 55 Page 12 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    ROOKING Braithwaite Head 67 Carter Windermere, Westmorland 
    BLACK Hannah Daughter 26  Sparkbridge, Lancashire 
    BLACK James Son-in-law 28 Bobbin Turner Staveley, Westmorland 
    BLACK Elizabeth Ann Granddaughter   Staveley, Westmorland 
    BLACK Eleanor Isabella Granddaughter  5m  Staveley, Westmorland 

  • Notes 
    • From the 1851 Census (HO107 Piece 2274 Folio 270 Page 22) Braithwaite Rockin(g), 27, Carter, born Westmorland, was with his parents-in-law Thomas, 53, Farmer and Carter, born Colton, and Margaret, 51, born Colton, at Cow Ridding, Colton, Lancashire. With him were his siblings-in-law William, 16, Assistant, born Ulverston, Phoebe Jane, 12, Domestic Duties, born Colton, Mary, 10, born Colton, and his wife's niece Ann Carr Whitham, 2, born Colton. Also present were his wife Elizabeth Rockin(g), 20, Bonnet Maker, born Ulverston, and daughter Mary Ann Rockin(g), 11 months, born Colton.

      From the 1861 Census (RG9 Piece 3166 Folio 40 Page 10) Braithwaite, 37, Carter and Agricultural Labourer, was with his wife Elizabeth, 31, at Old Hall, Colton, Lancashire. With them were their children Marg(a)ret, 8, Mereana (sic), 7, Isabella, 5, Phoebe, 3, and W(illia)m Braithwaite, 6 months.

      From the 1871 Census (RG10 Piece 4239 Folio 125 Page 4) Braithwaite, 48, Carter, was with his wife Elisabeth (sic), 41, at Sparkbridge, Egton Cum Newland, Lancashire. With them were their children Mary Ann, 21, Domestic Servant, Phoebe Jane, 12, Scholar, Thomas C(lowsdale), 8, Elisabeth (sic), 6, and John James, 1.

      From the 1881 Census (RG11 Piece 5207 Folio 80 Page 11) Braithwaite, 57, Carter, was with his wife Elizabeth, 50, at Staveley, Westmorland. With them were their children Isabella, 24, General Domestic Servant, and Thomas, 18, Joiner.

      From the 1891 Census (RG12 Piece 4329 Folio 55 Page 12) Braithwaite, 67, Carter, was recorded as being married but his wife was not at home. He was living at Silver Street, Staveley, Westmorland. With him were his married daughter (Elizabeth) Hannah, 26, his son-in-law James Black, 28, Bobbin Turner, and granddaughters Elizabeth Ann, 1, and Eleanor Isabella, 5 months.

  • Sources 
    1. [S6297] Temp Tag 9 II (Reliability: 3), 23 May 2011.

    2. [S475] 1851 England Census T1.

    3. [S650] HO107 Piece 2274 Folio 270 Page 22, (Colton, Lancashire), HO107 Piece 2274 Folio 270 Page 22 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S720] RG9 Piece 3166 Folio 40 Page 10, (Ulverston, Lancashire), RG9 Piece 3166 Folio 40 Page 10 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S778] RG10 Piece 4239 Folio 125 Page 4, (Sparkbridge, Lancashire), RG10 Piece 4239 Folio 125 Page 4 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S918] RG11 Piece 5207 Folio 80 Page 11, (Staveley, Westmorland), RG11 Piece 5207 Folio 80 Page 11 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S1026] RG12 Piece 4329 Folio 55 Page 12, (Staveley, Westmorland), RG12 Piece 4329 Folio 55 Page 12 (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S5950] FamilySearch (http://new.familysearch.org), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((http://new.familysearch.org)), accessed 10 Sep 2018), entry for William Rooking, person ID LH3W-733. (Reliability: 3).
      ;Contributor: FamilySearch Data Admin


    9. [S8561] England Marriages, 1538–1973, ((https://familysearch.org)), accessed 10 Sep 2018), Marriage for William ROOKING and Mary CLOUDSDALE (32386); 29 May 1822: Windermere, Westmoreland, England. (Reliability: 3), 10 Sep 2018.
      Extracted from the Find My Past website, 10/9/2018

      England Marriages 1538-1973 Transcription

      First name(s): William
      Last name: Rooking
      Name note: -
      Marriage year: 1822
      Marriage date: 29 May 1822
      Marriage place: Windermere
      Spouse's first name(s): Mary
      Spouse's last name: Cloudsdale
      Residence: Windermere, Westmoreland, England
      County: Westmorland
      Country: England
      Record set: England Marriages 1538-1973
      Category: Birth, Marriage & Death (Parish Registers)
      Subcategory: Parish Marriages
      Collections from: England, United Kingdom
      https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=R_844932668&hintId=1642b976-7d8f-4c93-a445-c04f23c828f9&hintsRequestId=9f3f0686-9419-4f26-a83b-5b2d3b0611b8

    10. [S5950] FamilySearch (http://new.familysearch.org), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((http://new.familysearch.org)), accessed 10 Sep 2018), entry for Braithwaite Rooking, person ID LH3Q-9L5. (Reliability: 3).
      ;Contributor: FamilySearch Data Admin


    11. [S328] Registration of Births, Deaths and Marriages, (Ancestry.co.uk), Mar 1850, Ulverston, Cumbria, Volume 25, Page 193 (Reliability: 3).