Elizabeth Whittam[1]

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  • Name Elizabeth Whittam  [2
    Born Abt 1831  Egton cum Newland, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Colton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    England 
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  Colton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cow Riding 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Colton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    England 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Colton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Bonnet Maker 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Ulverston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    England 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Sparkbridge, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    England 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Staveley, Westmorland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    England 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Bradford, West Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    England 
    Census 31 Mar 1901  Sparkbridge, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    England 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
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    Person ID I2676  The Williams Family Tree
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    Father Thomas Whittam
              b. Sep 1798, Colton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Margaret Fell
              b. Abt 1800, Colton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 8 Apr 1821  Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Family ID F894  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Braithwaite Rooking
              b. Abt 1824, Bowness, Westmorland, 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
    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 1831 - Egton cum Newland, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 6 Jun 1841 - Colton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Cow Riding - 6 Jun 1841 - Colton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1850 - Ulverston, 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 - Bonnet Maker - 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 MapsCensus - England - 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 MapsCensus - England - 5 Apr 1891 - Bradford, West Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 31 Mar 1901 - Sparkbridge, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Census
    1841: England Census for Colton, Lancashire
    1841: England Census for Colton, Lancashire
    HO107 Piece 528/9 Folio 54 Page 2  

    Dwelling Cow Riding 
    Location Colton, Lancashire, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 528/9 Folio 54 Page 2 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    Whitham Thomas 45 Farmer Lancashire 
    Whitham Margaret 40  Lancashire 
    Whitham Mathew 15  Lancashire 
    Whitham John 15  Lancashire 
    Whitham Thomas 15  Lancashire 
    Whitham Margaret 13  Lancashire 
    Whitham Elizabeth 11  Lancashire 
    Whitham James  Lancashire 
    Whitham William  Lancashire 
    Whitham Phebe Jane  Lancashire 
    Whitham Mary 4m  Lancashire 
    1841: England Census for Colton, Lancashire
    1841: England Census for Colton, Lancashire
    HO107 Piece 528/9 Folio 54 Page 3  

    Dwelling Cow Riding 
    Location Colton, Lancashire, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 528/9 Folio 54 Page 2 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    Whitham Thomas 45 Farmer Lancashire 
    Whitham Margaret 40  Lancashire 
    Whitham Mathew 15  Lancashire 
    Whitham John 15  Lancashire 
    Whitham Thomas 15  Lancashire 
    Whitham Margaret 13  Lancashire 
    Whitham Elizabeth 11  Lancashire 
    Whitham James  Lancashire 
    Whitham William  Lancashire 
    Whitham Phebe Jane  Lancashire 
    Whitham Mary 4m  Lancashire 
    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 Bradford, Yorkshire
    1891 England Census for Bradford, Yorkshire
    RG12 Piece 3625 Folio 166 Page 31  

    Dwelling 62 King Charles Street 
    Location Bradford, Yorkshire, England 
    Source RG12 Piece 3625 Folio 166 Page 31 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    ROOKING Thomas Head 28 Inn Keeper Spark Bridge, Lancashire 
    ROOKING Lucy J Wife 26  Bradford, Yorkshire 
    ROOKING Annie B Daughter  Bradford, Yorkshire 
    ROOKING Arthur Son  Bradford, Yorkshire 
    ODDY Martha Ann Sister-in-law 32 Worsted Weaver Bradford, Yorkshire 
    ODDY Clara E Sister-in-law 27 Cloth Mender Bradford, Yorkshire 
    ODDY Jane Mother-in-law 55 Living on own means Bowness, Westmorland 
    ROOKING Elizabeth Mother 67 Employed but as what? Spark Bridge, Lancashire 
    1901 England Census for Sparkbridge, Lancashire
    1901 England Census for Sparkbridge, Lancashire
    RG13 Piece 4002 Folio 90 Page 7  

  • Notes 
    • From the 1841 England Census (HO107 Piece 528/9 Folio 54 Page 2) Elizabeth, 11, was with her parents Thomas, 45, Farmer, and Margaret, 40, in Cow Ridding, Colton, Lancashire, England. With her were her siblings Mathew, 15, John, 15, Thomas, 15, Margaret, 13, James, 9, William, 6, Phebe Jane, 3, and Mary, 4 months. Everyone was recorded as being born in Lancashire.

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

      From the 1861 Census (RG9 Piece 3166 Folio 40 Page 10) Elizabeth, 31, was with her husband Braithwaite, 37, Carter and Agricultural Labourer, 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) Elisabeth (sic), 41, was with her husband Braithwaite, 48, Carter, 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) Elizabeth, 50, was with her husband Braithwaite, 57, Carter, at Staveley, Westmorland. With them were their children Isabella, 24, General Domestic Servant, and Thomas, 18, Joiner.

      From the 1891 Census (RG12 Piece 3625 Folio 166 Page 31) Elizabeth, 67, employed but I can't make out her occupation was with her son Thomas, 28, Inn Keeper from Spark Bridge, Lancashire, and daughter-in-law Lucy J, 26, from Bradford, Yorkshire, at 62 King Charles Street, (Sion Inn Public House), Bradford, Yorkshire, England. With her were her grandchildren Annie B, 3, and Arthur, 1, daughters-in-law Martha Ann, 32, Worsted Weaver, and Clara E, 27 (actually 31), Cloth Mender, and Jane Oddy, 55, Living on Own Means.

      From the 1901 Census (RG13 Piece 4002 Folio 90 Page 7) Elizabeth Rooking, widow, 70, was with her daughter Mary A(nn), 50, widow and Housekeeper (Domestic), in Sparkbridge, Ulverston, Lancashire. With her were her Grandchildren Michael B, 22, Blocker - Bobbin Mill, John J(ames), 19, Joiner, (William) Harold, 10, Sarah E, 27, Cook - Domestic, and Mary A, 13, Bobbin Mill Worker. Also with her were was boarder Richard, 39, General Labourer (her daughter's brother-in-law).

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

    2. [S475] 1851 England Census T1.

    3. [S5924] HO107 Piece 528/9 Folio 54 Page 2, HO107 Piece 528/9 Folio 54 Page 2 (Reliability: 3), 13 Dec 2010.

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

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

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

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

    8. [S919] RG12 Piece 3625 Folio 166 Page 31, (Bradford, Yorkshire), RG12 Piece 3625 Folio 166 Page 31 (Reliability: 3), 17 Mar 2007.

    9. [S1265] RG13 Piece 4002 Folio 90 Page 7, (Sparkbridge, Lancashire), RG13 Piece 4002 Folio 90 Page 7 (Reliability: 3), 21 Apr 2007.

    10. [S5814] New Family Search, (https://www.familysearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 13 Dec 2010.
      Extracted from the beta familysearch website 13/12/2010:

      England Marriages, 1538\endash 1973


      Groom's Name:: Thomas Whitham
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      Bride's Name:: Margaret Fell
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      Marriage Date:: 08 Apr 1821
      Marriage Place:: Lancashire, England
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      Indexing Project (Batch) Number:: M01714-6
      System Origin:: England-EASy
      Source Film Number:: 1471902
      Reference Number:: it 6 n 719


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