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Bernard Hartley Hopwood (1889 - 1957)

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Bernard Hartley Hopwood
Born in Lancashire, Englandmap
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Died in Heywood, Lancashire, Englandmap
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Contents

Biography

Bernard Hopwood is one of twins.

Birth

Bernard Hopwood and his brother were born on the 27 June 1889. Their father is named as John William Hopwood and Mary Maria[1][2]

Christening

The twins were christened on the 28 July 1889 in Colne, Lancashire, England[2]

Marriage

Bernard H Hopwood married Elsie Wild during the 3rd quarter (Jul-Aug-Sep) of 1922 marriage was registered in Bury, Lancashire, England[3]

Residence

1889 - Colne, Lancashire, England
1891 - Great Marsden, Lancashire, England
31 Mar 1901 - 1911 - Heywood, Lancashire, England

1891 Census

Bernard Hartley Hopwood[4]
John William Hopwood Head Male 29 Blackburn, Lancashire
Mary Maria Hopwood Wife Female 28 Colne, Lancashire
Bernard Hartley Hopwood Son Male 1None given Colne, Lancashire
Harry RidehalghHopwood Son Male 1 Colne, Lancashire

1901 Census

On the 31 Mar 1901 Bernard H Hopwood is living with his parents and siblings in Heywood, Lancashire, England. He is listed as being 11 years old with an estimated birth year of 1890. There is no mention of educational status or workplace.[5]
John W Hopwood Head Male 39 Blackburn, Lancashire
Mary M Hopwood Wife Female 38 Colne, Lancashire
Susan E Hopwood Daughter Female 13 Colne, Lancashire
Bernard H Hopwood Son Male 11None given Colne, Lancashire
Harry R Hopwood Son Male 11 Colne, Lancashire
William Hopwood Son Male 9 Colne, Lancashire
Florence Hopwood Daughter Female 6 Heywood, Lancashire

1911 Census

The 1901 census shows that the family are all living together in Heywood, Lancashire, England. Bernard now aged 23 years is assisting in the business. His father was a Carting Agent for the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway Company[6]
John William Hopwood Head Male 49 Carting Agent Mill Hill, Blackburn, Lancashire
Mary Maria Hopwood Wife Female 48 None given Colne, Lancashire
Susan Ellen Hopwood Daughter Female 23School Teacher Colne, Lancashire
Bernard Hartley Hopwood Son Male 21Assisting in the businessColne, Lancashire
Harry Ridehalgh Hopwood Son Male 21 Assisting in the business Colne, Lancashire
William Hopwood Son Male 19Assisting in the business Colne, Lancashire
Florence Hopwood Daughter Female16Dressmaker's ApprenticeHeywood, Lancashire

Death

Bernard H Hopwood aged 68 years, died during the 4th quarter (Oct-Nov-Dec) of 1957. He predeceased his twin brother who died in 1960. Bernard died in Heywood, Lancashire, England[7]

Research notes

Need to add parent and other siblings
Need to look for information about wife and children

Sources

  1. "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2XTJ-36H : 1 October 2014), Bernard Hartley Hopwood, 1889; from "England & Wales Births, 1837-2006," database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Burnley, Lancashire, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NBYW-58N : 12 February 2018, Bernard Hopwood, 27 Jun 1889); citing item 10 p 188, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 1,471,024.
  3. "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVZL-65L2 : 8 October 2014), Bernard H Hopwood and null, 1922; from "England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005," database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1922, quarter 3, vol. 8C, p. 1333, Bury, Lancashire, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.
  4. "England and Wales Census, 1891," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QT25-NN2 : 6 May 2019), Bernard Hartley Hopwood in household of John William Hopwood, Great Marsden, 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..
  5. "England and Wales Census, 1901," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X9K6-N61 : 21 May 2019), Bernard H Hopwood in household of John W Hopwood, Heywood, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom; from "1901 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing Heywood subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.
  6. "England and Wales Census, 1911," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XWB7-8JP : 17 August 2019), Bernard Hartley Hopwood in household of John William Hopwood, Heywood, 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.
  7. "England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVCZ-15DQ : 4 September 2014), Bernard H Hopwood, 1957; from "England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006," database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Death, Heywood, Lancashire, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.


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