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My ancestors were the Knowles family and lived on Amelia Street, Denton, Lancashire. I read somewhere of a Knowles who committed suicide but I cannot now remember where I saw this, does this ring a bell with anyone?
Hannah Higginbotham
I am searching for a death for Hannah Higginbotham, born 11 April 1810 in Denton, last Census I have found her in is 1851, she was living in Town Lane, aged 45 ?, head of household, single, Hat Trimmer, living with her son Frederick and daughter Sarah Ann. Hannah made a mark on the marriage certificate of her daughter in April 1858.
red mail looking for relatives
searching for any relatives of my grandfather John James Clowes he was married to Alice burgess and they lived in Taylor Lane and Belgrave Street their children were Martha,Albert Edward,Herbert,Thomas and Allan the children all went to Christ Church c of e School and all attended the church on Sundays I know they both had reletives in Gorton and Openshaw any information will be appreciated The dates would be around 1910 to 1950s
red mail Arthur Dakin
Has anybody any info on Arthur Dakin? Possibly born in 1920's, left to live abroad some years later. Any help would be appreciated.
red mail Whitehead Family
Looking for any information on the Whitehead family. John Whitehead born c1781 my second g grandfather is believed to have been living in Town Lane in 1841 He had at least one child named James Is there a church yard in Denton? Are Denton records at Manchester Archives? Grateful for any information
red mail alpha mill haughton green
at a large fire at this mill in the 1800s a fireman was killed his name chandler,anyone got information please
trying to find Denise was Bradbury
Hi, Does Anyone know or knew a lady called Denise who now lives in St annes Road Denton . she may be married and have children had a son billy in australia, would like to know her number of her house, hwer father gerald was a distant relative to me. appreciate any help thanks. Barbara from Australia
red mail roland howe
i would like to find any details of this person we were at school together in 1950 he had a brother called john and live at booth street
My GGG grandparents were Robert Macleod b. 1776, Sutherland (crofter) and Fanny LIDDLE (also called Francis LEIGHTON) b. 1781 in IRELAND. They had three children: Robert Macleod b. 7.1.1811 at Craich d. 4.12.1866 Glasgow; John Macleod b. 1817 at Rhinhoyi; and David Macleod b. 1820 at Strathy. Is there anyone who can trace their ancestors to these people as I would like to know who were the parents of Robert and Fanny and if they too were residents of Strathy.and/or how Fanny came to meet up with Robert. Thank you. Denise
red mail Anyone remember this?
Does anyone remember,or know anything about an incident which took place in the 1920's -30's at the Red Lion pub at Crown Point Denton one of my family has mentioned that this was not spoken about and the word "murder" has been mentioned I would love to solve this mystery. Here's hoping.
red mail Denton Chemist
Looking for a relation called William Vaughan from Rhyl. Came to Denton and think he married a local girl. He was trained as a Chemist, and can be found in the 1901census, but do not have the means to search further. Thanks Tim
red mail Bowler Family
John (abt 1801) and Ellen (about 1805) had Thomas (1827)founder of the hats dynasty. Also William, John, Anthony and Francis. There seem to be others called Bowler emanating from this area. Does anyone know about them?
red mail Greenhalgh & Wilshaw family Tameside
Vera Greenhalgh (b.1909) was the eldest of 7 children to Albert Greenhalgh and Annie Wilshaw. My connection is with Mary Greenhalgh the youngest sister born 1916. I would be interested to hear from anyone with connections to the family. Mary and her youngest brother Albert were 'adopted' by their aunt and uncle James Wilshaw and Sarah Rothwell when their mother Annie died in 1918. Any information about the family and Mary's siblings would be gratefully received.
red mail FOLLOWS family in Denton
Looking for any contacts for FOLLOWS family in Denton, Lancashire. Other family connections are Gurney, Keysey same area.
red mail ELLOR - TATTON
I have relatives in Denton with surnames of TATTON and ELLOR. These date back to the 1840's. Mark Ellor and Elsie Tatton are my Grandparents.
red mail Taylor
Looking for children of Samuel Taylor (1854-1933) and Eliza Unwin (1852-1938). Would like to contact descendants of three of his children: Mary Ann who married Joseph Graves and their daughter Gladys, Florrie who married Frank Stones, Harry who apparently married twice (one wife Violet Ethel) and his children are Reginald and Rona.
red mail Ingham's in Denton
I am looking for any information on Samuel Ingham (b1837) who married Abigail (nee Burton b 1840). They had 8 children, Francis (Fanny), Mary, John, William, Harry, Bertha, and Alfred. The family lived at 9 Osborne Rd, Denton between 1891 and 1900. They moved to a shop on Hyde Road about 1901. Their son, John Ingham (b1870)is my great granfather. John married Jane (nee Blunt b 1874) and had 3 children, William, Alice and Samuel. William (b1898)is my Grandfather.
red mail James Hillier (b1880)
Looking for details of the family of James Hillier who was born in Denton in around 1880. He had two sisters Ellen Jane (b1875, Denton) and Edith (b Denton 1878).
red mail schools in denton manchester
please can anyone help we are trying to find out what schools were in the denton area in the 1940's
red mail TATTON - Denton and Woolwich
I am researching the family of John TATTON b 1791c in Denton, Lancashire and later moved to Woolwich, Greater London/Kent. I would be interested in making contact with anyone else researching this TATTON family.
red mail Greenhalgh family Tameside
Searching for information on Vera Greenhalgh born 1909. Parents were Albert and Annie Greenhalgh (nee Wilshaw) Grandparents James and Jane Greenhalgh (nee Bowker) and Zacharia and Ann Wilshaw (nee Orme).
red mail looking for descendants
of Charles and Elizabeth palfreyman (nee Harding) both born in Atherstone but living in Denton on 1901 census
John POLLITT 1805 – 1854. Born Haughton Green Lancashire and Schoolmaster of Denton Old School 1846 – 1854. The school was demolished c1860 and the ground used for additional burial space. John was married to Mary Yates who was Schoolmistress, they lived at the Schoolhouse. I am interested in the social history of the school and the Pollitt/Yates ancestors and descendants. Their son William Pollitt b1836 Stockport Cheshire went on to become Schoolmaster of Withington School c1881 on Stockport Road. I would be grateful to hear from anyone who has information on either of these Victorian schools and there association with the Pollitt's Thank you. Ray.
I am looking for the birthdate of Sarah Hegginbottom born ABT 1850 Woodley Colliery Bredbury Cheshire. She was the daughter of Thomas Hegginbottom and Sarah Bracegirdle. Sarah Higginbottom married John Pollitt (Hatter)in Audenshaw Lancs August 1869. Thank you for any help you can give me.
Looking for ancesters of knight or Allatt families of Denton Ashton areas. Any info please,
My ancestor there Henry HALL c1851 Denton,Lancashire-1931 Auckland builder m 1877 Sheffield to Laura RATHBONE (1857 Sheffield-1918)
Does anyone need somebody to do a bit of legwork round the graveyards in the Denton, Audenshaw area. Let me know Bev
red mail Abel Knowles
My great-great grandfather Abel Knowles was a gardener and at the time of the 1881 census was living at 16 Amelia Street, Denton, Lancashire. His wife was called Mary Swann who was born in Chapel en le Frith, Derbyshire, their children were, James, Mary Ann,Edward (my great grandfather), John,Ada and Thomas Henry. Abel's father was John Knowles and Johns wife was named Sarah and was from Derbyshire, I would love to know more about Sarah and hope someone may have information they would share, Carol

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