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John Gregson (1836 - 1882)

John Gregson
Born in Walton-le-Dale, Lancashire, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 2 Apr 1862 in Walton-le-Dale, Lancashire, England, United Kingdommap
Descendants descendants
Died in Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdommap
Profile last modified | Created 27 Mar 2021 | Last significant change: 11 Jun 2021
16:43: Angela (Scholes) Dimond edited the Biography for John Gregson (1836-1882). (Fixing typos.) [Thank Angela for this]
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Biography

John was born in 1837. He is the son of Thomas Gregson and Jane Yates. John passed away in 1882 aged 46.

Sources

  • Baptism record
  • Census records
  • Marriage record
  • Burial record

Baptism

Baptism: 14 Aug 1836 St Leonard, Walton le Dale, Lancashire, England
John Gregson - S of Thos. Gregson & Jane
Abode: Village
Occupation: Plasterer
Baptised by: W Riky Sub Curate
Register: Baptisms 1831 - 1854 from the Bishop's Transcripts, Page 90, Entry 719
Source: LDS Film 1502382

Census records

Census 1841 Ennell Lane, Blackburn, Lancashire, England

Thomas Gregson Male 30-34 Lancashire
Thomas Gregson Male 2 Lancashire
Jane Gregson Female 30-34 Lancashire
Ellen Gregson Female 10 Lancashire
Henry Gregson Male 8 Lancashire
Robert Gregson Male 6 Lancashire
John Gregson Male 4 Lancashire
Peter Gregson Male 1 Lancashire

Census 1851 Walton Le Dale, Lancashire, England

Thomas Gregson Head M 42 Walton Le Dale, Lancashire
Jane Gregson Wife F 42 Walton Le Dale, Lancashire
Ellen Gregson Daughter F 20 Walton Le Dale, Lancashire
Robert Gregson Son M 16 Walton Le Dale, Lancashire
John Gregson Son M 14 Walton Le Dale, Lancashire
Thomas Gregson Son M 13 Walton Le Dale, Lancashire
Peter Gregson Son M 10 Walton Le Dale, Lancashire
James Gregson Son M 8 Walton Le Dale, Lancashire
David Gregson Son M 6 Walton Le Dale, Lancashire
Jane Gregson Daughter F 3 Walton Le Dale, Lancashire
Margaret Gregson Daughter F 1 Walton Le Dale, Lancashire
Source: Class: HO107; Piece: 2268; Folio: 5; Page: 3; GSU roll: 87293-87294

Census 1861 Walton Le Dale, Lancashire, England

Thomas Gregson Head M 52 Walton, Lancashire
Jane Gregson Wife F 52 Walton, Lancashire
John Gregson Son M 21 Walton, Lancashire
Peter Gregson Son M 20 Walton, Lancashire
Thomas Gregson Son M 18 Walton, Lancashire
David Gregson Son M 16 Walton, Lancashire
Jane Gregson Daughter F 11 Walton, Lancashire
Margaret Gregson Daughter F 12 Walton, Lancashire

Census 1871, Walton-le-Dale, 1 Gillebrands Court, Gardener'sArms

John Gregson 34 Head Beerseller Walton-le-Dale
Elizabeth Gregson 45 Wife Farrington, Lancashire
Margaret Gregson 7 Daughter Walton-le-Dale
Robert Gregson 5 Son Walton-le-Dale
Henry Gregson 1 Son Walton-le-Dale
Source: Piece: 4214 Folio: 10 Page number: 13

Census 1881, Preston, 115 Friargate, Plough Inn

John Gregson 45 Head Innkeeper
Elizabeth Gregson 55 Wife
Maggie Gregson 17 Daughter Barmaid
Robert Gregson 15 Son Barman

Census 1891, Preston, Woodhouse Grove

Elizabeth Gregson Head Widow 65 Grocer Farrington, Lancashire
Margaret Gregson Daughter F 27 Grocers assistant Walton-le-Dale,
George Patterson Boarder M 50 Shipwright Scotland
Edward Smith Boarder M 22 Sadler Westby, Lancashire, :Source: Christchurch Preston, Lancashire, England Preston St John 15

Marriage register

Name: John Gregson
Age: 25
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 2 Apr 1862
Parish: Walton-le-Dale, St Leonard, Lancashire, England
Spouse: Elizabeth Brown
Spouse Age: 36
Father: Thomas Gregson, Plasterer
Spouse Father: James Brown, Labourer
Register Type: Parish Register

Burial

Burial: 30 Mar 1882 St Leonard, Walton le Dale, Lancashire, England

John Gregson - Son of the late Thomas Gregson
Age: 46 years
Abode: Plough Inn Friargate Preston
Buried by: J. J. Littlewood
Register: Burials 1880 - 1889 from the Bishop's Transcripts, Page 13, Entry 100
Source: LDS Film 1502384

Gravestone in St Leonard's churchyard, Walton-le-Dale

In loving memory of Jane, daughter of John and Elizabeth Gregson who departed this life February 24th 1869 aged 1 year and 8 months.
Also of Henry, brother of the above who died September 15th 1870 aged 2 years and 6 months.
Also of the above named John Gregson who departed this life March 27th 1882 in the 46th year of his age.
Also of the said Elizabeth Gregson, widow of the above who died January 6th 1896 aged 70 years.
Also of Margaret their daughter who died May 31st 1896 aged 32 years.
Gone but not forgotten.

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