Hughes Family History

Richard ElwoodAge: 72 years18201892

Name
Richard Elwood
Birth 3 June 1820 31 25
Baptism 25 June 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
5 February 1823 (Age 2 years)
Baptism of a sisterElizabeth Elwood
9 March 1823 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterMary Elwood
24 May 1828 (Age 7 years)
Baptism of a sisterMary Elwood
27 July 1828 (Age 8 years)
Death of a motherMary Burn
16 July 1837 (Age 17 years) Age: 43 years
Census 6 June 1841 (Age 21 years) Age: 20 years
Occupation
Tailor
6 June 1841 (Age 21 years)

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

Occupation
Tailor
4 October 1842 (Age 22 years)

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

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

Residence 3 August 1845 (Age 25 years)
Baptism of a daughterElizabeth Elwood
3 August 1845 (Age 25 years)
Death of a sisterElizabeth Elwood
6 August 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
8 August 1846 (Age 26 years) Age: 23 years
Birth of a son
#3
George James Elwood
18 June 1847 (Age 27 years)
Residence 18 June 1847 (Age 27 years)
Occupation
tailor
28 June 1847 (Age 27 years)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Residence 17 April 1890 (Age 69 years)
Marriage of a childGeorge James ElwoodElizabeth TippingView this family
22 June 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
22 June 1890 (Age 70 years)

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

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

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

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: 11 November 1816St. Peter, Heysham, LAN
17 months
elder brother
2 years
himself
3 years
younger sister
5 years
younger sister
Family with Esther Gaskill - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: 4 October 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: 17 April 1890The Register Office, Blackburn, LAN
Thomas Dewhurst + Maria Chorley Finch - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: 3 September 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