Hughes Family History

Richard ElwoodAge: 72 years18201892

Name
Richard Elwood
Birth June 3, 1820 31 25
Baptism June 25, 1820 (Age 22 days)
Education
Note: The Grammar School moved from a site near Lancaster Castle to its present location on East Road in 1851.
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Elwood
February 5, 1823 (Age 2 years)
Baptism of a sisterElizabeth Elwood
March 9, 1823 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterMary Elwood
May 24, 1828 (Age 7 years)
Baptism of a sisterMary Elwood
July 27, 1828 (Age 8 years)
Death of a motherMary Burn
July 16, 1837 (Age 17 years) Age: 43 years
Census June 6, 1841 (Age 21 years) Age: 20 years
Occupation
Tailor
June 6, 1841 (Age 21 years)

MarriageEsther GaskillView this family
October 4, 1842 Husband: 22 years Wife: 25 years
Occupation
Tailor's Apprentice
1842 (Age 21 years)

Occupation
Tailor
October 4, 1842 (Age 22 years)

Residence October 4, 1842 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Mary Elwood
June 16, 1843 (Age 23 years)
Residence June 16, 1843 (Age 23 years)
Occupation
tailor
July 16, 1843 (Age 23 years)

Residence July 16, 1843 (Age 23 years)
Baptism of a daughterMary Elwood
July 16, 1843 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Elizabeth Elwood
June 29, 1845 (Age 25 years)
Residence June 29, 1845 (Age 25 years)
Occupation
tailor
August 3, 1845 (Age 25 years)

Residence August 3, 1845 (Age 25 years)
Baptism of a daughterElizabeth Elwood
August 3, 1845 (Age 25 years)
Death of a sisterElizabeth Elwood
August 6, 1846 (Age 26 years) Age: 23 years
Cause: Disease of stomach long existing Disease of the Brain 4 days Certified
Burial of a sisterElizabeth Elwood
August 8, 1846 (Age 26 years) Age: 23 years
Birth of a son
#3
George James Elwood
June 18, 1847 (Age 27 years)
Residence June 18, 1847 (Age 27 years)
Occupation
tailor
June 28, 1847 (Age 27 years)

Residence June 28, 1847 (Age 27 years)
Baptism of a sonGeorge James Elwood
June 28, 1847 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4
Esther Sophia Elwood
February 17, 1850 (Age 29 years)
Residence February 17, 1850 (Age 29 years)
Occupation
tailor
April 14, 1850 (Age 29 years)

Residence April 14, 1850 (Age 29 years)
Baptism of a daughterEsther Sophia Elwood
April 14, 1850 (Age 29 years)
Census March 30, 1851 Age: 30 years
Occupation
Tailor
March 30, 1851 (Age 30 years)

Birth of a daughter
#5
Ann “Annie” Elwood
September 8, 1852 (Age 32 years)
Residence September 8, 1852 (Age 32 years)
Occupation
tailor
October 10, 1852 (Age 32 years)

Residence October 10, 1852 (Age 32 years)
Baptism of a daughterAnn “Annie” Elwood
October 10, 1852 (Age 32 years)
Death of a sisterMary Elwood
August 24, 1854 (Age 34 years) Age: 26 years
Cause: Epilepsy Debility Certified
Burial of a sisterMary Elwood
August 27, 1854 (Age 34 years) Age: 26 years
Birth of a daughter
#6
Margaret Elwood
April 24, 1856 (Age 35 years)
Residence April 24, 1856 (Age 35 years)
Occupation
tailor
June 8, 1856 (Age 36 years)

Residence June 8, 1856 (Age 36 years)
Baptism of a daughterMargaret Elwood
June 8, 1856 (Age 36 years)
Baptism of a daughterMargaret Elwood
June 8, 1856 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a son
#7
Richard Elwood
February 16, 1859 (Age 38 years)
Occupation
Tailor Journeyman
February 16, 1859 (Age 38 years)

Residence February 16, 1859 (Age 38 years)
Occupation
Tailor
April 27, 1859 (Age 38 years)

Residence April 27, 1859 (Age 38 years)
Baptism of a sonRichard Elwood
April 27, 1859 (Age 38 years)
Census April 7, 1861 Age: 40 years
Occupation
Tailor
April 7, 1861 (Age 40 years)

Death of a fatherGeorge Elwood
April 25, 1864 (Age 43 years) Age: 75 years
Cause: Cerebral disease, Apoplexy
Residence April 25, 1864 (Age 43 years)
Informant April 25, 1864 (Age 43 years)
Note: Present at the death
Burial of a fatherGeorge Elwood
April 27, 1864 (Age 43 years) Age: 75 years
Marriage of a childGeorge James ElwoodMary Elizabeth MilnerView this family
February 23, 1868 (Age 47 years) Husband: 21 years Wife: 20 years
Census April 2, 1871 Age: 50 years
Occupation
Tailor
April 2, 1871 (Age 50 years)

Marriage of a childHarvey PinchonElizabeth ElwoodView this family
September 29, 1875 (Age 55 years) Husband: 28 years Wife: 30 years
Marriage of a childRichard AireyMargaret ElwoodView this family
November 15, 1875 (Age 55 years) Husband: 37 years Wife: 20 years
Occupation
Tailor
November 15, 1875 (Age 55 years)

Marriage of a childJohn ParkinsonEsther Sophia ElwoodView this family
June 13, 1877 (Age 57 years) Husband: 26 years Wife: 27 years
Occupation
Tailor
June 13, 1877 (Age 57 years)

Death of a wifeEsther Gaskill
December 26, 1878 (Age 58 years) Age: 62 years
Occupation
Tailor
December 26, 1878 (Age 58 years)

Census April 3, 1881 Age: 60 years
Occupation
Tailor
April 3, 1881 (Age 60 years)

Marriage of a childRichard ElwoodJane DuckettView this family
March 3, 1886 (Age 65 years) Husband: 27 years Wife: 29 years
Occupation
Tailor
March 3, 1886 (Age 65 years)

Marriage of a childRichard Paitson MoserAnn “Annie” ElwoodView this family
August 24, 1886 (Age 66 years) Husband: 32 years Wife: 33 years
Occupation
Retired Tailor
August 24, 1886 (Age 66 years)

MarriageMaria Chorley FinchView this family
April 17, 1890 Husband: 69 years Wife: 50 years
Occupation
Tailor
April 17, 1890 (Age 69 years)

Residence April 17, 1890 (Age 69 years)
Marriage of a childGeorge James ElwoodElizabeth TippingView this family
June 22, 1890 (Age 70 years) Husband: 41 years Wife: 35 years
Note: This marriage was bigamous as his first wife was still alive at this time.
Occupation
Tailor
June 22, 1890 (Age 70 years)

Census April 5, 1891 Age: 70 years
Occupation
Living on his own means
April 5, 1891 (Age 70 years)

Occupation
Tailor (journeyman)
June 3, 1892 (on the date of death)

Death June 3, 1892 Age: 72 years
Cause of death: Bronchitis, Cardiac failure
Occupation
Journeyman Tailor
January 19, 1907 (14 years after death)

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: November 11, 1816St. Peter, Heysham, LAN
17 months
elder brother
2 years
himself
3 years
younger sister
Elizabeth Elwood
Birth: February 5, 1823 34 28Bolton-le-Sands, LAN
Death: August 6, 184634, Bulk Street, Lancaster, LAN
5 years
younger sister
Family with Esther Gaskill - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: October 4, 1842Parish Church, Bolton-le-Sands, LAN
8 months
daughter
2 years
daughter
2 years
son
3 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
4 years
daughter
3 years
son
Family with Maria Chorley Finch - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: April 17, 1890The Register Office, Blackburn, LAN
Thomas Dewhurst + Maria Chorley Finch - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: September 3, 1853Chipping & Leagram RC, Chipping, LAN
4 years
step-son
15 months
step-son
4 years
step-son
2 years
step-son
3 years
step-daughter
Elizabeth Finch Dewhurst
Birth: between January 1867 and March 1867 37 35Chipping, LAN
Death: between April 1871 and June 1871Clitheroe R.D.
3 years
step-son
3 years
step-daughter
5 years
step-daughter

Education

The Grammar School moved from a site near Lancaster Castle to its present location on East Road in 1851.

Informant

Present at the death