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Lilly (Hepworth) Punchard (1885 - 1969)

Lilly Punchard formerly Hepworth
Born in Lees, Lancashire, England, United Kingdommap
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 1909 in Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdommap
Descendants descendants
Mother of , [private daughter (1910s - 2000s)] and
Died in New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 6 Jan 2010
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Contents

Biography

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Lilly (Hepworth) Punchard was born in Lancashire, England.

Birth

Lilly Hepworth was born in 1885 at Ashton under Lyme, Lancashire, England. [1] or 1886, at Lees Near Oldham, Lancashire [2] She was the first child and daughter of Thomas Hepworth, and Nanny (Jepson) Hepworth [3]

She was Baptized, 24 Jun 1888 at Glodwick, Olham, Lancashire, England. [3]

Marriage

Married James Punchard, bef 30 Jun 1909, at Oldham, England

3 Children:
  1. William Punchard, b. 1909
  2. Ethel (Punchard) Dyer, b. 7 Aug 1914 at New Bedford, Massachusetts [4]
  3. Lilly Punchard, b. 3 Jan 1917 at New Bedford [5]; d.10 Jul 1917 [6][7]

Immigration

  • 1910, moved to Massachusetts with her family [6][8] Naturalized 1918 [8] (Census of 1930 gives a date of 1895 for her immigration, [9] impossible because in 1911 she was living in Oldham, England [10]

Residence

  • 1891 Age 5, living in Oldham, Lancashire, England with her parents and 2 siblings (May and Ethel).[11]
  • 1901, age 15 living in Oldham, Lancashire, England with her parents. [10][12]
  • 1911, age 22, Married to James Punchard, and living with him their son, William, and James' parents at Oldham, England [2]
  • 1914 ; Living in Massachusetts birth of daughter Ethel Punchard [6]
  • 1917, Living with her husband at 121 Eugenia, 1st Ward, New Bedford, Massachusetts [7]
  • 1920 age 34, Living with her husband James, and daughter Ethel and James' mother marianne at New Bedford, Ward 1, Bristol, Massahcusetts [8]
  • 1930, age 50, Living with her husband James, James' mother Marianne, and daughter Ethel at New Bedford, Massachusetts. [9]
  • 1936-applied for Social Security Number from 44, Lucas Street, New Bedford, Mass., USA
  • 1940, age 54, Living with her husband at the home of her daughter Ethel and her husband Norman at New Bedford, Ward 2, Massachusetts [13]

Occupation

  • 1910 - Cotton Operative [10]
  • 1911 - Cotton Winder [2]
  • 1930 - Winder in a Cottom Mill [9]
  • 1840 - Winder in a Cotton Mill [13] (Daughter worked in the office and her husband was a Cord Grader in a Cotton Mill [8]

Death

Lilly passed away in 1969 [14]

Research Notes

  • There are a few inconsistancies in the records for Lilly.
  1. Place of Birth: Given as Lees, and Ashton under Lyme in Lancashire, England.
  2. Immigration on census gives different years. Any date between 1895 and 1910.
  3. Her age on the 1930 census is about 5 years off. That could be a mistake by the census taker, or the person providing the information [9]

Sources

  1. "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2XG2-VVD : 1 October 2014), Lilly Hepworth, 1885; from "England & Wales Births, 1837-2006," database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Ashton Under Lyne, Lancashire, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "England and Wales Census, 1911," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XW1Y-GWP : 3 May 2019), Lilly Punchard in household of Spencer Punchard, Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom; 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.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "England, Manchester, Parish Registers, 1603-1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FMT6-BCS : 23 July 2019), Lily, 24 Jun 1888, Christening; citing Prestwich, Glodwick, Lancashire, England, Manchester Central Library, England; FHL microfilm 2,355,938.
  4. "Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HY-D1GS-QRG?cc=1536925&wc=M61J-YTL%3A77924001 : 27 October 2020), 004401720 > image 875 of 1200; Massachusetts Archives, Boston.
  5. "Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841-1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-91GT-XDR?cc=1928860&wc=M6SS-Q38%3A223963901%2C224088101 : 20 May 2014), Births > Births 1917 vol 640 Barnstable-Essex > image 304 of 770; State Archives, Boston.
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 "Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FXVY-YWL : 11 March 2018), Lilly Hepworth in entry for Ethel Punchard, 07 Aug 1914, New Bedford, Massachusetts; citing reference ID #p. 382 No. 2234, Massachusetts Archives, Boston; FHL microfilm 2,409,799.
  7. 7.0 7.1 "Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841-1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-9TBG-TLK?cc=1928860&wc=M6S3-Z29%3A223963801%2C224600201 : 20 May 2014), Deaths > Deaths 1917 vol 61 New Bedford > image 62 of 497; State Archives, Boston.
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-9RX2-NDC?cc=1488411&wc=QZJR-ZCK%3A1036470801%2C1036729001%2C1036795801%2C1589334318 : 11 September 2019), Massachusetts > Bristol > New Bedford Ward 1 > ED 218 > image 12 of 18; citing NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 9.3 "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-9R4F-VKW?cc=1810731&wc=QZF9-1C7%3A648804401%2C648802702%2C649310401%2C1589284525 : 10 December 2015), Massachusetts > Bristol > New Bedford > ED 155 > image 18 of 50; citing NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002).
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 "England and Wales Census, 1901," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X9LH-812 : 21 May 2019), Lilly Hepworth in household of Thomas Hepworth, Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom; from "1901 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images; citing Oldham Above Town subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.
  11. "England and Wales Census, 1891," database with images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QTCB-LW2 : 26 November 2020), Lilly Hepworth in household of Thomas Hepworth, Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom; 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.
  12. "England and Wales Census, 1911," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XW1Y-GWP : 3 May 2019), Lilly Punchard in household of Spencer Punchard, Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom; from "1911 England and Wales census," database and images; citing PRO RG 14, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.
  13. 13.0 13.1 "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K4KQ-ZV7 : 23 January 2020), Lilly Punchard in household of Norman Dyer, Ward 2, New Bedford, New Bedford City, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 20-41, sheet 9B, line 70, family 188, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 1699.
  14. "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915, 1921-1924", database with images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FXVY-YWG : 27 October 2020), Ethel Punchard, 1914.

See Also:

  • Nancy Dyer, firsthand knowledge.
  • FamilySearch.org entry for Lilly Hepworth; accessed Jan 2020; © 2021 by Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. A service provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
  • GRO Reference (birth mother's maiden surname Jepson) : 1885 J Quarter in ASHTON UNDER LYNE Volume 08D Page 438
  • Freebmd (marriage) [1]

Acknowledgements

Profile started by Nancy Dyer, Jun 4, 2011. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Nancy and others.



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Hepworth-107 and Hepworth-1 appear to represent the same person because: Same dates, spouse
posted by Roy Lamberton
Hepworth-10 and Hepworth-1 appear to represent the same person because: obviously the same person.
posted by Roy Lamberton

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