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William Hartford Flight (1869 - 1940)

William Hartford Flight
Born in Manchester, Lancashire, England, United Kingdommap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 1918 in Chorlton, Lancashire, Englandmap
[children unknown]
Died in Tarleton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdommap
Profile last modified | Created 27 Aug 2017 | Last significant change: 26 Dec 2021
18:49: Victoria Surr removed William Hartford Flight (1869-1940) as father of John Richard Flight (1937-2004). [Thank Victoria for this]
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Biography

1869 England Births and Christenings[1]
Name William Hartford Flight
Gender Male
Christening Date 05 Apr 1880
Christening Date (Original) 05 APR 1880
Christening Place St Peter's Church, England, Lancashire, Liverpool
Birth Date 12 Sep 1869
Father's Name Thomas Hartford Flight
Mother's Name Sophia

1871 England and Wales Census[2]
Name William Flight
Event Type Census
Event Date 1871
Event Place Salford, Lancashire, England
Enumeration District 25
Gender Male
Age 1
Occupation Ulnager
Relationship to Head of Household Son
Birth Year (Estimated) 1870
Birthplace Manchester, Lancashire
Entry Number 7
Affiliate Image Identifier GBC/1871/4019/0079

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


1881 England and Wales Census[3]
Name William H Flight
Event Type Census
Event Date 1881
Event Place Bootle Cum Linacre, Lancashire, England
Registration District West Derby
Residence Note Litherland Rd
Gender Male
Age 11
Marital Status (Original) Single
Occupation Scholar
Relationship to Head of Household Nephew
Birth Year (Estimated) 1870
Birthplace Manchester, Lancashire, England
Page Number 8
Registration Number RG11
Piece/Folio 3693/96
Affiliate Record Type Household

HouseholdRoleSexAgeBirthplace
William HartfordHeadM47Bysands (B S), East Indies
Margaret HartfordWifeF40Manchester, Lancashire, England
William H FlightNephewM11Manchester, Lancashire, England


1891 England and Wales Census[4]
Name William H Flight
Event Type Census
Event Date 1891
County Lancashire
Parish Formby
Ecclesiastical Parish ST PETERS
Registration District Ormskirk
Residence Note Station Road
Gender Male
Age 21
Marital Status Single
Occupation Saddler
Relationship to Head of Household Nephew
Birth Year (Estimated) 1870
Birthplace England
Page Number 25
Registration Number RG12
Piece/Folio 3031/ 116

HouseholdRoleSexAgeBirthplace
Margaret HartfordHeadF50England
William H FlightNephewM21England
Martha A FlightNieceF11Lancashire, England


1901 England and Wales Census[5]
Name William Flight
Event Type Census
Event Date 31 Mar 1901
Event Place Liverpool, Lancashire, England
County Lancashire
Civil Parish Liverpool
Ecclesiastical Parish St Mary Magdalene
Sub-District Islington
Registration District Liverpool
Residence Note Devon Street
Gender Male
Age 31
Occupation SADDLER
Relationship to Head of Household Lodger
Birth Year (Estimated) 1870
Birthplace Manchester, Lancashire
Schedule Type 67
Page Number 14
See link for entire household

1911 England and Wales Census[6]
Name William Hartford Flight
Event Type Census
Event Date 1911
Event Place Ainsdale, Ainsdale Near Southport, Lancashire, England
County Lancashire
Parish Ainsdale
Sub-District Formby
Registration District Ormskirk
Gender Male
Age 41
Marital Status (Original) SINGLE
Occupation SADDLER
Birth Year (Estimated) 1870
Birthplace Manchester, Lancashire
Relationship to Head of Household Nephew
Line 2
Page 1

HouseholdRoleSexAgeBirthplace
Margaret HartfordHeadF70Manchester, Lancashire
William Hartford FlightNephewM41Manchester, Lancashire


1918 England and Wales Marriage Registration Index [7]
Name William H Flight
Event Type Marriage
Registration Quarter Jan-Feb-Mar
Registration Year 1918
Registration District Chorlton
County Lancashire
Event Place Chorlton, Lancashire, England
Spouse Name (available after 1911) Bennett
Volume 8C
Page 1495
Line Number 42
William H Flight probably married one of the following people
Name Susannah M Bennett

1940 England and Wales Death Registration Index[8]
Name William H Flight
Event Type Death
Registration Quarter Apr-May-Jun
Registration Year 1940
Registration District Ormskirk
County Lancashire
Event Place Ormskirk, Lancashire, England
Age (available after 1866) 70
Birth Year (Estimated) 1870
Volume 8B
Page 1189
Line Number 53

1940 Lancashire Death indexes[9]

Surname Forename(s)Age or Date of BirthSub-DistrictRegisters At Reference
FLIGHTWilliam Hartford70TarletonPrestonTAR/14/51


Sources

  1. "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N5PZ-CVF : 30 December 2014, William Hartford Flight, 12 Sep 1869); citing St Peter's Church, England, Lancashire, Liverpool, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 93,900.
  2. "England and Wales Census, 1871", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KZPQ-3BG : 24 June 2017), William Flight in entry for Thomas H Flight, 1871.
  3. "England and Wales Census, 1881," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q27L-V6BG : 20 August 2016), William H Flight in household of William Hartford, Bootle Cum Linacre, Lancashire, England; from "1881 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing p. 8, Piece/Folio 3693/96, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 101,775,066.
  4. "England and Wales Census, 1891," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:77NP-MMM : 1 April 2016), William H Flight in household of Margaret Hartford, Formby, Lancashire, England; from "1891 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, Lancashire county, subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.
  5. "England and Wales Census, 1901," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X9VR-WSY : 8 April 2016), William Flight in household of Margaret Mckenner, Liverpool, Lancashire, England; from "1901 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing Islington subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.
  6. "England and Wales Census, 1911," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XWY3-FP7 : 2 August 2017), William Hartford Flight in household of Margaret Hartford, Ainsdale, Ainsdale Near Southport, Lancashire, England; from "1911 England and Wales census," database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 14, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.
  7. "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:26J6-LQF : 13 December 2014), William H Flight and null, 1918; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1918, quarter 1, vol. 8C, p. 1495, Chorlton, Lancashire, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.
  8. "England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVH1-NHXG : 4 September 2014), William H Flight, 1940; from "England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006," database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Death, Ormskirk, Lancashire, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.
  9. http://www.lancashirebmd.org.uk/deathsearch.php


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