Category: England, Wheelwrights

Categories: Wheelwrights | England, Occupations

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This category contains profiles for individuals who worked in this occupation. A Wheelwright was an expert at making wheels for farm carts, coaches, handcarts etc. He made the spokes, the frame, the tough hub around the axle and finally shrank the redhot wrought iron tyre around the whole. Most wheelwrights could turn their hand to any joinery task and many blacksmith tasks too.


Person Profiles (155)

A

bef 18 Oct 1840 Knighton, Radnorshire, Wales - 01 Jan 1925
10 Oct 1870 Howden, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom - 11 Aug 1959
bef 07 Jul 1707 Toft Monks, Norfolk, England - 28 Oct 1759
abt 1844 Royston, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom - 27 Nov 1931
25 Nov 1859 New Brompton, Kent, England - 03 Mar 1936 photo
bef 31 May 1775 Elmsett, Suffolk - 1859
24 May 1814 Offton, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom - 1875
bef 26 Aug 1866 Watford, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom - 10 Oct 1904
24 Mar 1801 Leeds St Peter, Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

B

bef 08 Oct 1780 Tibberton, Shropshire, England - bef 09 Jan 1853
1799 North Scarle, Lincolnshire, England - Aug 1871
24 Jun 1859 Oxenwood, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom
bef 12 Feb 1813 Snainton, Yorkshire, England, UK - bef 23 Aug 1886
bef 25 Sep 1794 Belton, Lincolnshire, England - 09 Dec 1874
bef 04 Aug 1799 Appleby, Lincolnshire, England - abt Jun 1853
bef 04 Jan 1795 Bower Chalke, Wiltshire, England - 1846
bef 24 Dec 1797 Bower Chalke, Wiltshire, England - 20 Mar 1880
abt 1832 North Wingfield, Derbyshire, England - 08 Apr 1862
bef 13 Sep 1818 Rufford, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
abt 1821 Chudleigh, Devon, England, United Kingdom - 09 Jun 1879 photo
abt 1851 St Austell, Cornwall, England - 1925
1793 Houghton, Norfolk, England - 1869
1863 Brixworth, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom
1885 Ashbourne, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom - 1919

C

17 Jun 1785 Willey, Shropshire, England - 31 Dec 1855
26 Jan 1895 Hanging Heaton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom - 1933
bef 23 May 1844 Sandholme, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
bef 11 Jun 1786 Bishops Nympton, Devon, England
abt 08 Apr 1634 Newnham, Kent, England - 02 May 1682
bef 05 Sep 1819 Milton-under-Wychwood, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom - 1894
abt 1791 Milton-under-Wychwood, Oxfordshire, England - 1854
bef 16 Mar 1794 Bempton, Yorkshire, England - bef 11 Apr 1871
bef 16 Nov 1806 Godalming, Surrey, England - bef 14 Nov 1888
13 Jul 1806 Garstang, Lancashire, England - bef 22 Nov 1888
1862 Swinton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom - 1893
1813 Bishopstoke, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom

D

1855 Kettering, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom - 1934
bef 13 Nov 1808 Woodchurch, Kent, England - 1887
abt 1821 Misterton, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom - aft 1881
1889 Hunstanton, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom
abt 1844 Tasburgh, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

E

bef 21 Jan 1821 Chatham, Kent, England, United Kingdom - 1897

F

abt 1783 Silkstone, Yorkshire, England
abt 1853 Bunbury, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom
abt 1783 Bridge, Kent, England - 26 Oct 1849
abt 22 Nov 1785 South Normanton, Derbyshire, England - Oct 1847
1813 Sutton in Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom - May 1871

G

1843 Farthingstone, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom - abt 1905
abt 1830 England, United Kingdom
21 Sep 1886 Thornford, Dorset, England, United Kingdom - 1973
29 Apr 1790 Halstead, Essex, England - 1858
1784 Halstead, Essex, England
26 Feb 1864 Frome, Somerset, England, United Kingdom - 25 Mar 1939

G cont.

1849 Walsingham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom - 1927
15 Oct 1861 Bardsley, Lancashire, England - 13 Dec 1945
abt 1850 Greenwich, Kent, England, United Kingdom - 23 Jul 1918
1831 Symondsbury, Dorset, England, United Kingdom - 13 Jun 1906

H

1816 Hitchin, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom
bef 29 Jun 1837 Derby, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom - 01 Mar 1888
1784 Bonsall, Derbyshire, England - 20 Feb 1846
1877 Wiveliscombe, Somerset, England, United Kingdom - 1951
abt 18 Feb 1889 Little Hutton, Thirsk, Yorkshire, England - bef 15 Dec 1980
bef 11 Oct 1839 Driffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom - 1882
bef Jun 1832 Great Addington, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom - 1866
abt 1763 Whitechapel, Middlesex, England - 01 Jan 1830

J

abt 1828 Haxey, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom - 07 Feb 1870
12 Nov 1897 Southport, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom - 22 Feb 1975
1867 Greenham, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom - 1938
1836 Heckfield, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom - 22 Mar 1922

K

1855 Crowle, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom - bef 11 May 1877
abt 1831 West Butterwick, North Lincolnshire, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom - 30 Sep 1911
bef 22 Apr 1822 Bellasize, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

L

abt 1829 Farndon, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom - abt 1885
bef 21 Jul 1831 Upton, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom - 1881
bef 31 Dec 1842 Toxteth Park, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom - 06 Aug 1918
abt 1889 Welton, Northamptonshire, England - bef Apr 1957
abt 1824 Hadleigh, Suffolk, England - 1876
1839 Cottingham, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

M

bef 26 Feb 1826 Portington, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom - 14 Sep 1905
04 Jul 1847 Bubwith, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom - 15 Aug 1930
1819 Stepney, Middlesex - 20 Dec 1895
1849 Heybridge, Essex - 08 Dec 1917
1842 Swanton Novers, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom - 1898
1875 Mitford, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom
bef 06 May 1856 Eastrington, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
abt 1813 Little Waltham, Essex, England - 1864
19 Mar 1812 Poulton le Fylde, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom - 16 Jul 1877

N

1822 Exbourne, Devon, England, United Kingdom - 04 Jun 1898
bef 01 Apr 1817 Wiltstone, Hertfordshire, England - 07 Mar 1860
1848 Exford, Somerset - 04 Feb 1908 photo
21 Jan 1875 Exford, Somerset, England - 02 May 1959 photo
Mar 1811 Exford, Somerset, England, United Kingdom - 17 Apr 1868 photo
bef 04 Jul 1824 Eastrington, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom - 15 May 1894
1846 Eastrington, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom - 1914

O

bef 22 Feb 1846 Warbleton, Sussex, England - bef 12 Nov 1918
21 May 1881 Guildford, Surrey, England - bef Mar 1965

P

bef 21 Jan 1821 Waddingham, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom - 1900
12 Mar 1780 Bishop Norton, Lincolnshire, England - bef 07 Oct 1868
1832 Benhall, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom - 09 Jan 1914
bef 13 Feb 1821 Great Ryburgh, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom - 1903 photo
bef 04 Nov 1825 Hotham, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom - 26 Jan 1891
1842 Great Oakley, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom - 1929
abt Jul 1847 Great Blakenham, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom - aft 1871
bef 16 Feb 1794 Geddington, Northamptonshire, England - 1859
1836 West Kirby, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom - 1914

Q

abt 1795 Brampton, Suffolk, England - 03 Jul 1853

R

abt 1789 Elmsett, Suffolk, England - abt 1873
1853 Chessington, Surrey, England, United Kingdom - 1922
bef 27 Aug 1807 Claypole, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom - bef 21 Oct 1874
22 Sep 1804 Methwold, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom - 10 Nov 1884

S

Jan 1860 Ottery St Mary, Devon, England, United Kingdom - 14 Nov 1928
21 Feb 1891 Honiton, Devon, England, United Kingdom - 1973
1845 Bermondsey, Surrey, England, United Kingdom - abt 1917
1852 Over Darwen, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom - 05 May 1903
abt 1822 Over Darwen, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom - bef 1881
09 Oct 1785 Darwen, Lancashire, England - 04 Sep 1866
1758 Darwen, Lancashire, England
1845 Potton, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom - 27 Jul 1914
bef 30 Mar 1800 Potton, Bedfordshire, England - 1873
1797 Yorkshire, England - 1858
1826 Barnsley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom - 1876
bef 10 Jul 1808 Folkestone, Kent, England, United Kingdom - 1886
1832 Sinfin Moor, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom - 1911
25 Apr 1813 Shoreditch, Middlesex, England - 05 Sep 1861
abt 1812 Lamerton, Devon, England - 1887
abt 1773 - 18 Dec 1832

T

bef 27 Apr 1828 Oundle, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom - 1879
bef 19 Mar 1826 Warkton, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom - 1899
bef 01 Jun 1803 Oundle, Northamptonshire, England - 1864
bef 14 May 1837 Oundle, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom - 1889
1857 Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom
02 Feb 1832 North Bierley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom - 31 Jul 1908
abt 1789 Somersal Herbert, Derbyshire, England - 28 Mar 1857
1814 Sutton in Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom - 06 Aug 1879
abt 1680 - bef 12 Oct 1724
bef 06 Aug 1758 Up Marden, Sussex, England - bef 26 Jun 1821

U

14 Oct 1793 Silsoe, Bedfordshire, England - 30 Sep 1861

W

1886 Stamford, Lincolnshire, England - 1937
abt 1797 England - bef 1840
Jun 1808 Arnold, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom - 20 Feb 1876
04 Aug 1880 St Helens, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom - 31 Aug 1936
abt 1814 Norton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
1854 Great Harwood, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom - 25 Dec 1923
1827 Little Eaton, Derbyshire, England
1842 Little Eaton, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
1785 Pentrich, Derbyshire, England
bef 13 Apr 1805 Gilberdyke, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
abt 1759 Piddinghoe, Sussex, England - 1804
bef 04 Dec 1819 Portington, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
1873 Bonsall, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
1870 Swinefleet, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom - 19 Aug 1935
1864 Airmyn, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom - 1926
20 Aug 1879 Hull, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom - 06 Mar 1951
1879 Brandon, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom - 15 Apr 1965

Y

1864 Hepworth, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom - 1932




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