Thomas Henry Hobson Smethurst

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  • Name Thomas Henry Hobson Smethurst  [1
    Born 1850  Oldham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Registration Between 1 Oct 1850 and 31 Dec 1850  Oldham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Birth 
    • Volume 20, Page 759
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Oldham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    England 
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  Oldham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Bottom of Westwood, Oldham Below Town 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Royton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    England 
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Royton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Scholar 
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  Royton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    24 Oldham Road 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Chadderton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    England 
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Chadderton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Cotton Carder 
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  Chadderton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    3 Mount Pleasant 
    Died 1882  Oldham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Registration Between 1 Jul 1882 and 30 Sep 1882  Oldham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Death 
    • Volume 8d, Page 412
    Buried 23 Aug 1882  Chadderton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
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    Person ID I78428  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2014 

    Father Hobson Smethurst
              b. 1811, Chadderton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1863, Oldham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Mary Taylor
              b. Abt 1821, Oldham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 19 Feb 1843  Middleton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11, 12
    Family ID F23016  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Ellen C. Bullen
              b. 1854, Breightmet, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1878  Oldham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Registration Between 1 Jul 1878 and 30 Sep 1878  Oldham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Marriage 
    • Volume 8d, Page 893
    _MARRIED
    Children 
     1. Emily Bullen Smethurst
              b. 19 Apr 1876, Bury, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1947, Oldham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     2. Ethel Hobson Smethurst
              b. 1879, Oldham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Hobson Smethurst
              b. 1882, Chadderton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1940, Oldham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    Last Modified 17 Mar 2013 
    Family ID F23015  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1850 - Oldham, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Birth - Between 1 Oct 1850 and 31 Dec 1850 - Oldham, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1851 - Oldham, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Bottom of Westwood, Oldham Below Town - 30 Mar 1851 - Oldham, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 7 Apr 1861 - Royton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Scholar - 7 Apr 1861 - Royton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 24 Oldham Road - 7 Apr 1861 - Royton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1878 - Oldham, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage - Between 1 Jul 1878 and 30 Sep 1878 - Oldham, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 3 Apr 1881 - Chadderton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Cotton Carder - 3 Apr 1881 - Chadderton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 3 Mount Pleasant - 3 Apr 1881 - Chadderton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1882 - Oldham, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Death - Between 1 Jul 1882 and 30 Sep 1882 - Oldham, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 23 Aug 1882 - Chadderton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • BMD Certificates
    Baptism for Emily Bullen SMETHURST (78421)
    Baptism for Emily Bullen SMETHURST (78421)
    Baptism for West SMETHURST (79264)
    Baptism for West SMETHURST (79264)
    Marriage Certificate for James William CARTWRIGHT and Emily Bullen SMETHURST (22968)
    Marriage Certificate for James William CARTWRIGHT and Emily Bullen SMETHURST (22968)

    Census
    1851: England Census for Oldham, Lancashire
    1851: England Census for Oldham, Lancashire
    HO107 Piece 2240 Folio X Page 44  

    Dwelling Bottom of Westwood 
    Location Oldham Below Town, Lancashire, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 2240 Folio X Page 44 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    SMETHURST Hobson Head 38 Boot and Shoe Maker Chadderton, Lancashire 
    SMETHURST Mary Wife 31 Clothes Presser Oldham, Lancashire 
    SMETHURST Elizabeth Daughter  Oldham, Lancashire 
    SMETHURST Thomas Henry Son 5m  Oldham, Lancashire 
    TETLOW Henry Servant 67 Assistant in Pressing Clothes Yorkshire 
    1851: England Census for Oldham, Lancashire
    1851: England Census for Oldham, Lancashire
    HO107 Piece 2240 Folio X Page 45  

    Dwelling Bottom of Westwood 
    Location Oldham Below Town, Lancashire, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 2240 Folio X Page 44 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    SMETHURST Hobson Head 38 Boot and Shoe Maker Chadderton, Lancashire 
    SMETHURST Mary Wife 31 Clothes Presser Oldham, Lancashire 
    SMETHURST Elizabeth Daughter  Oldham, Lancashire 
    SMETHURST Thomas Henry Son 5m  Oldham, Lancashire 
    TETLOW Henry Servant 67 Assistant in Pressing Clothes Yorkshire 
    1861: England Census for Royton, Lancashire
    1861: England Census for Royton, Lancashire
    RG9 Piece 3028 Folio 51 Page 25  

    Dwelling 24 Oldham Road 
    Location Royton, Lancashire, England 
    Source RG9 Piece 3028 Folio 51 Page 25 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    SMETHURST Hobson Head 48 Farmer of 17 Acres Chadderton, Lancashire 
    SMETHURST Mary Wife 40 Farmer's Wife Oldham, Lancashire 
    SMETHURST Betty Daughter 17 Winder (Cotton) Royton, Lancashire 
    SMETHURST Thomas H. Son  10 Scholar Royton, Lancashire 
    SMETHURST Sarah Daughter   Royton, Lancashire 
    GOODWIN Moses Lodger 19 Saddler (Apprentice) Rushton, Cheshire 

  • Notes 
    • From the 1851 England Census for Oldham Below Town, Lancashire (HO107 Piece 2240 Folio X Page 44) Thomas Henry, 5 months, born Oldham, Lancashire, was with his parents Hobson, 38, Boot and Shoe Maker from Chadderton, Lancashire, and Mary, 31, Clothes Presser from Oldham, Lancashire, at Bottom of Westwood, Oldham Below Town, Lancashire, England. With him was his sister Elizabeth, 7, born Oldham, Lancashire. Also present was servant Henry Tetlow, 67, Assistant in Pressing Clothes from Yorkshire.

      From the 1861 England Census for Royton, Lancashire (RG9 Piece 3028 Folio 51 Page 25) Thomas H., 10, Scholar, was with his parents Hobson, 48, Farmer of 17 Acres from Chadderton, Lancashire, and Mary, 40, Farmer's Wife from Oldham, Lancashire, at 24 Oldham Road, Royton, Lancashire, England. With him were his sisters Betty, 17, Winder (Cotton), and Sarah, 2. All the children were recorded as having been born in Royton, Lancashire. Lodging with the family was Moses Goodwin, 19, Saddler (Apprentice) from Rushton, Cheshire.

      From the 1881 England Census for Chadderton, Lancashire (RG11 Piece 4086 Folio 18 Page 29) Thomas H. H., 30, Cotton Carder from Oldham, Lancashire, was with his wife Sarah E. C., 26, from Bury, Lancashire, at 3 Mount Pleasant, Chadderton, Lancashire, England. With him were his stepdaughter Emily H. (sic), 4, Scholar born Bury, Lancashire, and daughter Ethel H., 1, born Oldham, Lancashire. Lodging with the family was (sister) Sarah E. H. Smethurst, 22, Cotton Twiner Piecer from Oldham, Lancashire.

  • Sources 
    1. [S7651] Dick Hayhurst (Reliability: 3), 5 Feb 2013.

    2. [S7656] Lancashire BMD (Reliability: 3), 5 Feb 2013.
      Birth data extracted from the UK BMD website 5/2/2013
      http://www.lancashirebmd.org.uk/cgi/birthind.cgi

      Lancashire Births Marriages and Deaths Indexes
      Lancashire Birth indexes for the year: 1850

      Surname: SMETHURST
      Forename(s): Thomas Henry H
      Sub-District: Oldham Below Town
      Registers At: Oldham
      Mother's Maiden Name: TAYLOR

    3. [S1856] Registration of Births, (Ancestry.co.uk), Dec 1850, Oldham, Lancashire, Volume 20, Page 759 (Reliability: 3), 5 Feb 2013.
      Thomas Henry Holson SMETHURST

    4. [S7734] HO107 Piece 2240 Folio X Page 44, HO107 Piece 2240 Folio X Page 44 (Reliability: 3), 6 Feb 2013.

    5. [S7736] RG9 Piece 3028 Folio 51 Page 25, RG9 Piece 3028 Folio 51 Page 25 (Reliability: 3), 6 Feb 2013.

    6. [S7825] RG11 Piece 4086 Folio 18 Page 29, RG11 Piece 4086 Folio 18 Page 29 (Reliability: 3), 16 Mar 2013.

    7. [S1857] Registration of Deaths, (Ancestry.co.uk), Jul-Aug-Sep 1882, Oldham, Lancashire, Volume 8d, Page 412; Thomas Henry H. SMETHURST, Age 31 (1851) (Reliability: 3), 5 Feb 2013.

    8. [S6197] England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991, FamilySearch.org, ("England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991," database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org/). Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.) (Reliability: 3), 5 Feb 2013.
      https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JCC1-X36
      name: Thomas Henry Hobson Smethurst
      gender: Male
      burial date: 23 Aug 1882
      burial place: Chedderton, Lancaster
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      age: 31
      birth date: 1851
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      indexing project (batch) number: B02160-1
      system origin: England-EASy
      source film number: 2113028
      reference number: p 118 no 941
      Collection: Thomas Henry Hobson Smethurst, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"

    9. [S7417] National Burial Index (Reliability: 3), 17 Mar 2013.
      23 Aug 1882, Thomas Henry Hobson SMETHURST, Age 31, Lancashire, Chadderton, St Matthew

    10. [S7733] Fogo Family Tree, Joyce Turner, (http://trees.ancestry.co.uk/tree/10866053/family?fpid=-565518326) (Reliability: 3), 5 Feb 2013.

    11. [S7656] Lancashire BMD (Reliability: 3), 5 Feb 2013.
      Marriage data extracted from the UK BMD website 5/2/2013
      http://www.lancashirebmd.org.uk/cgi/marrind.cgi

      Lancashire Births Marriages and Deaths Indexes
      Lancashire Marriage indexes for the year: 1843

      Surname: SMETHURST
      Forename(s): Hobson
      Surname: TAYLOR
      Forename(s): Mary
      Church / Register Office: Middleton, St Leonard
      Registers At: Rochdale

    12. [S7834] Manchester, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1930, (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=2962) (Reliability: 3), 17 Mar 2013.
      Information for Hobson SMETHURST

      Age: Of Full Age
      Marriage Date: 19 Feb 1843
      Parish: Middleton, St Leonard
      Parish as it Appears: Middleton
      Father's Name: Henry Smethurst
      Spouse's Name: Mary Taylor
      Spouse's Father's Name: Thomas Taylor
      Reference Number: GB127.L56/1/4/12

    13. [S1854] Registration of Marriages, (Ancestry.co.uk), Sep 1878, Oldham, Lancashire, Volume 8d, Page 893 (Reliability: 3), 5 Feb 2013.
      Thomas Henry H. SMETHURST + Sarah Ellen C. BULLEN