Thomas Whittam

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  • Name Thomas Whittam  [1
    Born Sep 1798  Colton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 9 Nov 1800  Colton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    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
    Farmer and Carter 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Ulverston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    England 
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Ulverston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Farmer 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
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    Person ID I2677  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 2 May 2018 

    Father Matthew Whittam
              b. 1756, Borwick, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Margaret Coward
              b. 22 Mar 1754, Borwick, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 17 May 1777  Colton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F17691  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 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  [7
    Children 
     1. Mathew Whittam
              b. Abt 1826, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. John Whittam
              b. Abt 1826, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Thomas Whittam
              b. Abt 1826, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Margaret Whittam
              b. Abt 1828, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Elizabeth Whittam
              b. Abt 1831, Egton cum Newland, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     6. James Whittam
              b. Abt 1832, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     7. William Whittam
              b. Abt 1835, Ulverston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Phoebe Jane Whittam
              b. Abt 1839, Colton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Mary Whittam
              b. Abt 1841, Colton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 13 Dec 2010 
    Family ID F894  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Sep 1798 - Colton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 9 Nov 1800 - Colton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 8 Apr 1821 - 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 MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1851 - Colton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer and 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 - Farmer - 7 Apr 1861 - Ulverston, 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 52 Page 15  

    Dwelling Cow Reading 
    Location Colton, Lancashire 
    Source RG9 Piece 3166 Folio 52 Page 15 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    WHITHAM Thomas Head 68 Farmer of 40 acres 1 man Westmorland 
    WHITHAM Margaret Wife 62 Household Duties Colton, Lancashire 
    WHITHAM Thomas Grandson  Colton, Lancashire 
    ROOKIN Mary Ann Granddaughter 10 Scholar Colton, Lancashire 
    GASKELL Matthew Son-in-law 29 Farm Labourer Walney Island, Lancashire 
    GASKELL Phoebe Jane Wife Of Son-in-law 22 Household Duties Colton, Lancashire 
    GASKELL John Son Of Son-in-law 3m  Millom, Lancashire 

  • Notes 
    • From the 1841 England Census (HO107 Piece 528/9 Folio 54 Page 2) Thomas, 45, Farmer, was with his wife Margaret, 40, in Cow Ridding, Colton, Lancashire, England. With them were their children Mathew, 15, John, 15, Thomas, 15, Margaret, 13, Elizabeth, 11, 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) Thomas, 53, Farmer and Carter, born Colton, was with his wife Margaret, 51, born Colton, at Cow Ridding, Colton, Lancashire. With them were their children William, 16, Assistant, born Ulverston, Phoebe Jane, 12, Domestic Duties, born Colton, Mary, 10, born Colton, and Grand-daughter Ann Carr Whitham, 2, born Colton. Also present were their married daughter Elizabeth Rockin(g), 20, Bonnet Maker, born Ulverston, son-in-law Braithwaite Rockin(g), 27, Carter, born Westmorland, and their Grand-daughter Mary Ann Rockin(g), 11 months, born Colton.

      From the 1861 Census (RG9 Piece 3166 Folio 52 Page 15) Thomas, 68, Farmer of 40 acres 1 man, was with his wife Margaret, 62, at Cow Ridding, Colton, Lancashire. With them were their Grandson Thomas, 3, born Colton, Grand-daughter Mary Ann Rockin(g), 10, Scholar, Son-in-law Matthew Gaskell, 29, Farm Labourer, born Walney Island, Lancashire, daughter Ph(o)ebe Jane Gaskell, 22, Household Duties, and Grandson John Gaskell, 3 months, born Millom, Lancashire. Also present was servant Edward Kirby, 21, Farm Labourer, born Millom, Lancashire.

  • Sources 
    1. [S475] 1851 England Census T1.

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

      England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975
      for Thomas Wittam

      Name:: Thomas Wittam
      Gender:: Male
      Baptism/Christening Date:: 09 Nov 1800
      Baptism/Christening Place:: COLTON,LANCASHIRE,ENGLAND
      Birth Date:: Sep 1797
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      Father's Name:: Matthew Wittam
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      Indexing Project (Batch) Number:: P00559-1
      System Origin:: England-ODM
      Source Film Number:: 496826
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    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. [S721] RG9 Piece 3166 Folio 52 Page 15, (Ulverston, Lancashire), RG9 Piece 3166 Folio 52 Page 15 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [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– 1973


      Groom's Name:: Matthew Witham
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      Bride's Name:: Margaret Coward
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      Marriage Date:: 17 May 1777
      Marriage Place:: Colton,Lancashire,England
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      Indexing Project (Batch) Number:: M00559-1
      System Origin:: England-ODM
      Source Film Number:: 94272
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    7. [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– 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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