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Thomas Harper Flight (bef. 1848 - 1902)

Thomas Harper Flight
Born before in Manchester, Lancashire, England, United Kingdommap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married Dec 1868 in St. Simon, Salford, Lancashire, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdommap
Profile last modified | Created 1 Apr 2014 | Last significant change: 26 Dec 2021
14:40: Victoria Surr edited the Biography for Thomas Harper Flight (bef.1848-1902). (Minor corrections. ) [Thank Victoria for this]
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Christening 08 Mar 1848[1]
England Births and Christenings
Name Thomas Harper Flight
Gender Male
Christening Date 08 Mar 1848
Father's Name David Flight
Mother's Name Margaret

1851 England and Wales Census[2]
Name Thomas Harpen Flight
Event Type Census
Event Date 1851
Event Place Great Bolton, Lancashire, England
Registration District Bolton
Residence Note Blundall Street
Gender Male
Age 3
Relationship to Head of Household Son
Birth Year (Estimated) 1848
Birthplace Manchester, Lancashire
Page Number 23
Registration Number HO107
Piece/Folio 2211 / 320
Affiliate Record Type Household

David FlightHeadM33Isle Of Wight,
Margaret FlightWifeF36Liverpool, Lancashire
Margaret FlightDaughterF10Manchester, Lancashire
Thomas Harpen FlightSonM3Manchester, Lancashire
Emma Eliza FlightDaughterF2Manchester, Lancashire
Mary FlightDaughterF0Great Bolton, Lancashire

1868 England and Wales Marriage Registration Index[3]
Name Sophia Surr
Event Type Marriage
Registration Quarter Oct-Nov-Dec
Registration Year 1868
Registration District Salford
County Lancashire
Event Place Salford, Lancashire, England
Volume 8D
Page 52
Line Number 200
Sophia Surr probably married one of the following people
Name Jane Crapper
Name Thomas Flight
Name James Hampson
Name John Richmond

Lancashire Marriage Index[4]

Surname Forename(s)SurnameForename(s)YearChurch / Register Office Registers At Reference
FLIGHTThomasSURRSophia1868Salford St SimonSalfordC27/7/293

Marriages Dec 1868[5]

SurnameGiven NameDistrictVolumePageTranscriber

1871 England and Wales Census[6]
Name Thomas H Flight
Event Type Census
Event Date 1871
Event Place Salford, Lancashire, England
Enumeration District 25
Gender Male
Age 23
Marital Status Married
Occupation Lookingglass Lilverer
Relationship to Head of Household Head
Birth Year (Estimated) 1848
Birthplace Manchester, Lancashire
Entry Number 5
Affiliate Image Identifier GBC/1871/4019/0079

Thomas H FlightHeadM23Manchester, Lancashire
Sophia FlightWifeF23Liverpool, Lancashire
William FlightSonM1Manchester, Lancashire

1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census (April 3 1881)[7]
Ho 2, 1, Court Wakefield Street, Liverpool, Lancashire, England

First name(s)Last nameRelationshipMarital statusGenderAgeBirth yearOccupationBirth place
Thos HFlightHeadMarriedMale331848HawkerManchester, Lancashire, England
SophiaFlightWifeMarriedFemale331848-Liverpool, Lancashire, England
Thos HFlightSonSingleMale51876ScholarLiverpool, Lancashire, England
Chs AFlightSonSingleMale31878-Liverpool, Lancashire, England
Martha AFlightDaughterSingleFemale11880-Liverpool, Lancashire, England

1901 England and Wales Census[8]
Name Thomas H Flight
Event Type Census
Event Date 31 Mar 1901
Event Place Liverpool, Lancashire, England
County Lancashire
Civil Parish Liverpool
Ecclesiastical Parish St Mathews
Sub-District St Martin
Registration District Liverpool
Residence Note Bostock Street
Gender Male
Age 53
Relationship to Head of Household Lodger
Birth Year (Estimated) 1848
Birthplace Manchester, Lancashire
Schedule Type 261
Page Number 44

1902 England and Wales Death Registration Index[9]
Name Thomas Harper Flight
Event Type Death
Registration Quarter Jan-Feb-Mar
Registration Year 1902
Registration District Liverpool
County Lancashire
Event Place Liverpool, Lancashire, England
Age (available after 1866) 54
Birth Year (Estimated) 1848
Volume 8B
Page 78
Line Number 121


  1. "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 2 April 2016), Thomas Harper Flight, 08 Mar 1848; citing CATHEDRAL,MANCHESTER,LANCASHIRE,ENGLAND, reference ; FHL microfilm 438,176, 438,177.
  2. "England and Wales Census, 1851," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 29 July 2017), Thomas Harpen Flight in household of David Flight, Great Bolton, Lancashire, England; citing Great Bolton, Lancashire, England, p. 23, from "1851 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast ( : n.d.); citing PRO HO 107, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.
  3. "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005," database, FamilySearch ( : 13 December 2014), Sophia Surr, 1868; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast ( : 2012); citing 1868, quarter 4, vol. 8D, p. 52, Salford, Lancashire, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.
  4. Lancashire Births Marriages & Deaths Index.
  6. "England and Wales Census, 1871", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 24 June 2017), Thomas H Flight, 1871.
  8. "England and Wales Census, 1901," database, FamilySearch ( : 8 April 2016), Thomas H Flight, Liverpool, Lancashire, England; from "1901 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast ( : n.d.); citing St Martin subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.
  9. "England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007," database, FamilySearch ( : 31 December 2014), Thomas Harper Flight, 1902; from "England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006," database, findmypast ( : 2012); citing Death, Liverpool, Lancashire, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

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