Elizabeth Harriet Holland, only surviving child of William Holland and Harriet Hinton, was born in Chorlton cum Hardy on 1 April 1866, and had lost both her parents by the age of nine.  She may have lived with relatives until she was old enough to earn her own living, and on 16 February 1887 she married Albert Edward Cooke in St Clement's Church, Chorlton cum Hardy.  Albert, a cashier, was born in Manchester on 15 April 1863, and was the son of Edward Greenwood Cooke and his wife Mary.  Albert and Elizabeth had two daughters:

 

1.

2.


Hilda Beatrice Cooke

Edith Elizabeth Cooke


(1888-1890)

(1889-1954)


m. Norman Harold De Metrio, 1919

 

 

Bertram Hinton, oldest son of William Hinton and Mary Ditchfield, was born in Lymm in 1873, and christened there on 6 June 1875, together with his younger sister Harriet Hannah.  As a young man, he worked as a farm labourer in Lymm, but after his marriage he moved to Salford and became a corporation carter.  He married Minnie Shone at St Simon's Church, Salford in 1895, and the couple had four children:

 

1.

2.

3.

4.


Ellen Hinton

George Hinton

Frank Hinton

Emily Hinton


(1895-?)

(1900-?)

(1903-1965)

(1905-1984)


m. Annis Flinn, 1930

m. Lily Phillips, 1941

m. John Hampson, 1936


Bertram died in Salford in 1936, and Minnie in 1955.

 

 

Harriet Hannah Hinton, second child and oldest daughter of William Hinton and Mary Ditchfield, was born in Lymm in 1874, and christened there on 6 June 1875 (under the name "Harriett Anna") at the same time as her older brother Bertram.  She married George Shaw, a widower from Carlisle, in Oldham in 1905, and had four children:

 

1.

2.

3.

4.


Hilda Louisa Shaw

Horace Shaw

Thomas Shaw

George Shaw


(1906-1929)

(1907-?)

(1909-1909)

(1914-?)


m. May Hutchinson, 1928



George and Harriet both died in Oldham in 1931.

 

 

Alice Hinton, daughter of William Hinton and Mary Ditchfield, was christened in Lymm on 2 December 1877, and was only a year old when her father died.  She was brought up by her mother and stepfather in Lymm, and married William Lowndes at St Peter's Church, Oughtrington on 13 May 1905.  Before her marriage, Alice had an illegitimate son, born in Blundellsands, and three more children were born in Lymm from her marriage to William:

 

1.

2.

3.

4.


Vincent Harvey Hinton

John Lowndes

Sarah Lowndes

William Lowndes


(1898-1978)

(1905-1922)

(1908-1997)

(1910-1989)

m. Ruth Rowles, 1920


m. William H Thomason, 1932

William died in Lymm in 1952, and Alice in 1956.

 

 

Isaac Knight, first child of Mary Ditchfield and her second husband Joseph Knight, was born in Lymm in 1884, and worked as a bricklayer.  He married Annie Cottrill at Thomas Street Baptist Church, Stockport in 1907, and the couple lived in Stockport where their two sons were born:

 

1.

2.


Harold Knight

Ernest Knight


(1910-1978)

(1913-1964)


Isaac died in Stockport in 1916 at the early age of 32.

 

 

Thomas Eaton, oldest son of Thomas Eaton and Hannah Maria Hinton, was christened at St Peter's Church, Oughtrington on 27 February 1876.  He worked as a groom as a young man, and married Florence Rice in Basford in 1897.  The couple returned to Manchester where their two children were born, and Thomas is recorded as a police constable on the 1901 census. 

 

1.

2.


Thomas George Eaton

 Doris Ethel Eaton


(1898-1968)

(1902-?)


m. Daisy Cooper, 1927

By 1911, Thomas was the a relieving officer, responsible for distributing parish relief to the local poor and unemployed.  He probably died in Manchester in 1932, and Florence in 1959.

 

 

Harriet Eaton, daughter of Thomas Eaton and Hannah Maria Hinton, was christened at St Peter's Church, Oughtrington on 30 December 1877, and married James Pearson in the same church on 1 September 1897.  James, a clerk, was born in Altrincham and christened in Dunham Massey on 19 January 1873, the son of James Pearson and his wife Ellen.

 

Harriet and James had one child:

 

1.


Thomas Gerald Pearson


(1898-1974)

m. Hilda Jolley, 1924


Thomas, an engineer's apprentice, enlisted in the Royal Flying Corps on 25 July 1916, but was discharged on 23 April 1917, shortly after his mobilisation, as "no longer physically fit for War Service".

 

 

Charles Eaton, son of Thomas Eaton and Hannah Maria Hinton, was christened at St Peter's Church, Oughtrington on 25 January 1885, and worked as a groom.  He married Agnes Campbell from Glasgow in Northwich in 1911, and had two children:

 

1.

2.


Frederick Eaton

Hilda Eaton


(1911-?)

(1912-?)


 

 

Mary Eaton, daughter  of Thomas Eaton and Hannah Maria Hinton, was born in Lymm in 1886, and married Albert Edward Tooke, a butler from Middlesbrough, in St Mary's Church, Lymm on 6 February 1908.  After their marriage, they moved firstly to Windsor, and then to Campden in Gloucestershire where Albert ran a laundry.  They had three children:

 

1.

2.

3.


Hilda Mary Tooke

William Albert Tooke

Harold Tooke


(1908-1989)

(1910-1999)

(1914-?)

m. John H Waters, 1939

Mary died in Manchester in 1960. 

 

 

Thomas Hinton, illegitimate son of Ellen Hinton, was born in Lymm in 1853, and christened there on 2 April 1854.  He worked at various labouring jobs, and married Elizabeth Hurst at St Margaret's Church, Burnage on 1 January 1877.  Elizabeth was born in Burnage in 1854, and was the daughter of John Hurst and his wife Ann.  The couple lived in and around Manchester, and had eight children:

 

1.

2.

3.

4.

5.

6.

7.

8.


Ellen Hinton

John Hinton

Ann Hinton

Miriam Hinton

Alice Hinton

Sophia Hinton

Sarah Hinton

Edith Hinton


(1877-1892)

(1879-1942)

(1881-1956)

(1883-?)

(1885-?)

(1887-1973)

(1892-1966)

(1894-?)



m. Leonard Ryley, 1902

m. Arthur Mitchell, 1912

m. Richard Joseph Turner, 1909

m. Joseph Cowburn, 1913

m. Fred Longbottom, 1913

m. George Jackson, 1915


John Hinton enlisted in the Royal Regiment of Artillery in 1900, and served in South Africa and India before being discharged on 3 January 1912.

 

Thomas died in Manchester in 1901 and Elizabeth in 1928.

 

 

Henrietta Hinton, illegitimate daughter of Priscilla Hinton, was born in Manchester in 1862, and christened in Manchester Cathedral on 25 January 1863.  As a young woman, she worked as a fustian cutter, before marrying David Green at All Saints' Church, Gorton in 1884.  David, an engine fitter, was born in Bury in 1863, and was the son of William Green and his wife Mary.  The couple had four children:

 

1.

2.

3.

4.


Mary Alice Green

Robert Stanley Green

Isis Edith Green

Margaret Priscilla Green


(1886-?)

(1889-1948)

(1892-1978)

(1895-1971)




m. Harry Montagu Butler, 1916


By 1911, David had become a shopkeeper, running a confectioner's shop in Gorton with the assistance of his wife and oldest daughter.

 

Henrietta died in Manchester in 1944.

 

 

Amelia Catherine Hinton, illegitimate daughter of Priscilla Hinton, was born in Manchester in 1864, and christened in Manchester Cathedral on 19 September 1865.  She was brought up by her mother and stepfather, Isaac Knight, and married Isaac's nephew Samuel Knight in Altrincham in 1889.  Samuel, a labourer, was born in Patricroft in 1861, and was the son of Samuel Knight and his wife Mary Tomkinson.

 

The couple lived in Widnes, and had five children:

 

1.

2.

3.

4.

5.


Samuel Knight

Isaac Knight

Cyril Knight

Harry Knight

Muriel Knight


(1892-1962)

(1894-1939)

(1895-1916)

(1897-?)

(1900-?)


m. Elizabeth Davenport, 1927

m. Lily Heesom, 1939





Isaac Knight enlisted in the King's Royal Rifle Corps in 1915, but was seriously wounded on 10 June 1916, losing his left foot and part of his right foot in a shell blast.  He was officially discharged from the Army on account of his wounds on 25 May 1917.

 

Cyril Knight served in the 2nd Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps during WW1, and was killed in action on the Somme on 20 August 1916. 

 

Harry Knight served in the Coldstream Guards from 1915-1919, and permanently damaged a knee in an accident while on active service.

 

Amelia died in Widnes in 1914, and Samuel in 1930.

 

 

Isabella Knight, oldest daughter of Isaac Knight and Priscilla Hinton, was christened in Lymm on 7 August 1870, and worked as a domestic servant in Manchester before her marriage.  She married Samuel Moss, a tool smith, in Altrincham in 1892, and the couple spent their married life in Lymm.  Samuel was born in Millington in 1868, and was the son of John Moss and his wife Sarah.

 

Samuel and Isabella had four children:

 

1.

2.

3.

4.


Harry Moss

Fred Moss

Percy Moss

Leonard Moss


(1893-?)

(1895-1979)

(1899-1918)

(1905-1989)



Fred Moss enlisted in the Cheshire Regiment on 7 September 1914, and was sent to France a year later.  On 21 May 1916, he was wounded in the leg by a hand grenade at Vimy Ridge, and taken prisoner, spending over two years as a POW at Stendal in Germany before finally being repatriated on 26 December 1918.

 

Percy Moss served in the Manchester Regiment and later in the 11th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment during WW1.  He was killed in action in the Ypres Salient on 28 September 1918, less than two months before the Armistice.  He is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial, one of four memorials to the missing in Belgian Flanders, which bears the names of almost 35,000 officers and men whose graves are not known.

 

Samuel died in Lymm in 1935, and Isabella in 1966 at the advanced age of 96.

 

 

Mary Eda Knight, daughter of Isaac Knight and Priscilla Hinton, was born in Lymm in 1872, and was christened there on 1 June 1873.  She worked as a domestic servant as a young woman, before marrying Frederick Holt at St Mary's Church, Lymm in 1897.  The couple then lived in Lymm for a few years before moving to Irlam.   Frederick, a baker, was born in Over Tabley in 1874, and was the youngest son of John Holt from Buckinghamshire, and his wife Mary Frost.

 

Frederick and Mary had three children, the oldest of whom was born shortly before their marriage:
 

1.

2.

3.


Letitia Knight (Holt)

Fred Holt

Wilfred Holt


(1897-1984)

(1898-?)

(1901-1985)


m. James Arstall, 1918


Mary died in Lymm in 1934.

 

 

Ada Knight, daughter of Isaac Knight and Priscilla Hinton, was born in Lymm in 1875 and married John Frederick Hewitt in Altrincham in 1898.  Joh, a waggoner, was born in Lymm in 1876.  The couple had four children:

 

1.

2.

3.

4.


Horace Hewitt

Winifred Hewitt

Ethel Hewitt

John James Hewitt


(1903-1989)

(1905-1991)

(1909-?)

(1914-2001)

m. Hilda Bradford, 1927

m. Richard McCue, 1929


Ada died in Knutsford in 1954.

 

 

Anne Cooper, oldest daughter of William Cooper and Margaret Aspery, was born in Lymm on 22 February 1866.  She was "in service" as a young girl, before marrying Stephen Pace in St Matthew's Church, Stretton in 1890.  Stephen was born in Over in 1861, the son of Enoch Pace and his first wife Esther Worrall, and was a wheelwright by trade.  Anne and Stephen had two children:

 

1.

2.


Marian Pace

Reginald Pace


(1891-1979)

(1893-1918)


Reginald Pace was a signaller in the Royal Field Artillery during WW1, and was killed in Palestine on 5 November 1918 - less than a week before the Armistice.  He is buried in Ramleh War Cemetery.

 

Stephen died in Crewe in 1947, and Anne in 1954.

 

 

Mary Cooper, daughter of William Cooper and Margaret Aspery, was born in Stretton in 1867, and married John Edwards at St Elphin's Church, Warrington in 1887.  John was born in Norton, Cheshire in abour 1866, and worked in various labouring jobs.  He and Mary had three children, all born in Norton:

 

1.

2.

3.


Joseph Edwards

Fred Edwards

John William Edwards


(1888-?)

(1889-?)

(1892-1893)


Mary died in Norton in 1893, aged just 25, and John remarried the following year to Agnes Valentine, with whom he had seven more children, although only four survived infancy.

 

 

Amy Cooper, daughter of William Cooper and Margaret Aspery, was born in Stretton on 26 July 1874, and married Thomas Dooley there on 6 April 1896.  Thomas was born in Hatton and christened in Daresbury on 15 May 1870, the illegitimate son of James Haydon and Elizabeth Dooley.  Amy and Thomas had six children, all born in Stretton:

 

1.

2.

3.

4.

5.

6.


Margaret Elizabeth Dooley

Amy Dooley

Thomas Dooley

William Edward Dooley

Bessie Dooley

James Dooley


(1897-?)

(1898-1901)

(1901-1972)

(1903-1989)

(1906-1966)

(1907-1989)


m. Harry Meakin, 1921



m. Priscilla Winifred Turner, 1928

m. John A Green, 1933


Thomas died in Stretton in 1913, and Amy in 1923.

 

 

Peter Aspery, oldest son of Peter Aspery and Sarah Jane Teer, was born in Lymm in 1871, before his family moved to Lancashire.  He worked in the Salford rubber industry, and married Charlotte Jane McVee at St George's Church, Salford in 1895. The couple spent all their lives in Salford, and had six sons:

 

1.

2.

3.

4.

5.

6.


Walter Aspery

Stanley Aspery

William Arthur Aspery

Peter Aspery

Albert Ernest Aspery

Harry Aspery


(1895-1981)

(1897-1971)

(1900-1979)

(1902-1979)

(1908-1979)

(1912-1956)

m. Fanny Bowen, 1923

m. Frances Whittingham, 1920

m. Elsie Elizabeth Streater, 1923

m. Elizabeth Gregory, 1931


m. Gladys Hague, 1935


 

Charlotte died in Salford in 1954, and Peter in 1957.

 

 

Jane Ann Aspery, daughter of Peter Aspery and Sarah Jane Teer, was born in Newton Heath in 1874, and married William Amery at St Saviour's Church, Oxton on 25 March 1902.  William, a fish and game dealer, was born in Birkenhead in 1879, and the couple spent all their married life there.  They had four children:

 

1.

2.

3.

4.


William Amery

Jane Amery

Robert Henry Amery

Bessie Amery


(1902-1903)

(1902-1990)

(1904-1951)

(1910-1996)


m. Hywel Glyn Jones, 1930

m. Doris Margaret Harris, 1931


William died in Birkenhead in 1949, and Jane Ann in 1963.

 

 

Sarah Jane Aspery, daughter of Peter Aspery and Sarah Jane Teer, was born in Whiston in 1880, and married Joseph William Hampson in Higher Broughton Chapel, Salford in 1906.  Joseph was born in Radcliffe in 1881, and worked as an assistant in a tailor's shop.  He and Sarah had three children:

 

1.

2.

3.


Joseph William Hampson

Ivy M Hampson

Lily Hampson


(1907-1978)

(1917-?)

(1920-?)


m. Edward L Jones, 1940


Joseph died in Heywood in 1845, and Sarah in 1965.

 

 

Elizabeth Ann Chadwick, daughter of James Chadwick and Sarah Asprey, was born in Warrington on 25 March 1879, and married George William Morton, a farm bailiff, in St Peter's Church, Oughtrington on 27 August 1902.  George was born in Dunham Massey and christened in Bowdon on 6 September 1876, the son of George Morton and his wife Sarah Greaves.  Elizabeth and George had five children:

 

1.

2.

3.

4.

5.


Lily Morton

George Morton

May Morton

William Morton

Stanley Morton


(1903-?)

(1904-1987)

(1912-2004)

(1914-?)

(1923-1992)

m. John W Jones, 1924


m. George Evans, 1935



George died in Heatley in 1934, and Elizabeth in 1959.

 

 

Sarah Ellen Chadwick, daughter of James Chadwick and Sarah Asprey, was born in Warrington on 27 October 1881, and married Benjamin Fisher there in St Peter's Church in 1899.  Benjamin was christened in Warrington on 2 January 1881, son on Samuel Fisher and his wife Fanny, and was an ironworks labourer.  The couple had eight children, all born in Warrington:

 

1.

2.

3.

4.

5.

6.

7.

8.


Fanny Fisher

James Fisher

Hannah Fisher

John Fisher

Minnie Fisher

Louisa Fisher

Samuel Fisher

Joseph Fisher


(1900-?)

(1902-?)

(1904-?)

(1907-?)

(1909-?)

(1911-?)

(1914-1915)

(1918-?)



m. James Higginson, 1925



m. Tom Leather, 1933


Sarah died in Warrington in 1958.

 

 

James Chadwick, son of James Chadwick and Sarah Asprey, was born in Warrington on Christmas Day 1883, and worked as a wire drawer.  He married Hannah Heesom, daughter of Edward Heesom and his wife Mary Ellen Welsby in St Peter's Church, Warrington in 1906.  Hannah was born in Warrington in 1884.  James and Hannah had nine children, four of whom died in infancy:

 

1.

2.

3.

4.

5.

6.

7.

8.

9.


James Chadwick

Mary Ellen Chadwick

John Chadwick

Hannah Chadwick

James Chadwick

Joseph Chadwick

Harold Chadwick

Elsie Chadwick

Edith Chadwick


(1908-1908)

(1909-1977)

(1911-?)

(1912-1996)

(1914-1992)

(1915-1984)

(1917-1917)

(1919-1919)

(1921-1921)



m. Alfred Keating, 1934


m. Cyril Carter, 1934


m. Ellen Chester, 1939


James and Hannah both died in Warrington in 1952.

 

 

Martha Hussey, the only child of John Hussey and Sarah Asprey to survive past infancy, was born in Warrington on 13 February 1898, and married Fred Guest at St Luke's Chapel of Ease, Holy Trinity, Warrington on 1 August 1921.  She and Fred had a son who died as a baby:

 

1.


Fred Guest

(1921-1921)



Sadly, the marriage lasted barely a year, as Fred died in Warrington in 1922 aged just 25. 

 

Martha then married John Houlston at St Luke's Chapel of Ease, Holy Trinity, Warrington on 27 October 1923.  John was born in 1895 in Wrockwardine Wood, Shropshire, and was the son of Enoch Houlston and his wife Eliza Rogers.   Martha and John had two children:

 

1.

2.


(possibly living)

Louisa Houlston



(1926-1930)


John died in Warrington in 1930, aged 35, and Martha outlived him by over fifty years, dying in Warrington in 1984 at the age of 86.

 

 

Harry Hinton, oldest son of Richard Hinton and Ellen Heesom, was born in Warrington in 1889, and was listed on the 1911 census as a wood chopper.  He married Sarah A Edge in Warrington in 1925, and had three children:

 

1.

2.

3.


Alan Moulsdale Hinton

Alec Hinton

(possibly living)

(1926-1994)

(1928-2003)


Harry died in Warrington in 1948.

 

 

Sarah May Hinton, daughter of Richard Hinton and Ellen Heesom, was born in Latchford in 1895, and married James Cooke in Warrington in 1915.  They had one son:

 

1.


Reginald James Cooke


(1916-1989)


 

 

Gladys Vera Hinton, daughter of Richard Hinton and Ellen Heesom, was born in Latchford in 1900, and married James Waterworth in Warrington in 1920.  They had three children, but only the youngest survived to adulthood:

 

1.

2.

3.


Marion Vera Waterworth

James M R Waterworth

Harry Waterworth

(1920-1920)

(1922-1922)

(1923-1991)


Gladys died in Warrington in 1968.

 

 

Elsie Margaret Hinton, daughter of Richard Hinton and Ellen Heesom, was born in Latchford on 22 February 1903, and married Robert Young in Warrington in 1930.  They had one child:

 

1.


(living)



Elsie then married Haydn Boothroyd in Warrington in 1944.  Haydn was born in Southport in 1903, and was the son of Tom Boothroyd, a theatre musical director, and his wife Evelyn Mary Hughes.  Elsie and Haydn had one child:

 

1.


Geoffrey Boothroyd

(1939-1970)


Elsie died in Warrington in 1975, and Haydn in 1983.

 

 

Roy Reginald Redvers Hinton, youngest son of Richard Hinton and Ellen Heesom, was born in Latchford in 1907, and married Ellen Baldwin in Warrington in 1927.  Ellen was born in Warrington on 31 December 1907, and was the daughter of Lawrence Thomas Baldwin, a hawker, and his wife Harriet Malin.  Roy and Ellen had four children:

 

1.

2.

3.

4.


Reginald Lawrence Hinton

(living)

Stanley Hinton

Roy Hinton


(1927-1995)


(1931-1995)

(1937-1979)



Roy died in Warrington in 1934, and Ellen in 1975.

 

 

Ann Hinton, daughter of Thomas Hinton and Elizabeth Hurst, was born in Withington in 1881, and worked as a laundress before her marriage to Leonard Ryley in 1902.  Leonard, a rope maker, was born in Moss Side in 1877, and was the son of John Buchanan Ryley and his wife Lucy Kitchen.  Ann and Leonard had two sons:

 

1.

2.


Harold Hinton Ryley

Stanley Ryley

(1907-1980)

(1914-1918)

m. Winifred Clare Mulryan, 1930


Leonard died in Manchester in  1942, and Ann in 1956.

 

 

Sophia Hinton, daughter of Thomas Hinton and Elizabeth Hurst, was born in Heaton Mersey on 27 October 1887, and married Joseph Cowburn in Manchester in 1913.  The couple had three children:

 

1.

2.

3.


Frank Cowburn

John Cowburn

Dorothy Cowburn


(1914-1974)

(1915-?)

(1918-1994)



m. Ernest Iles, 1939

Sophia died in Manchester in 1973.

 

 

Sarah Hinton, daughter of Thomas Hinton and Elizabeth Hurst, was born in Miles Platting in 1892, and married Fred Longbottom in Manchester in 1913.  They had two children:

 

1.

2.


Sidney Longbottom

Freda May Longbottom


(1913-1990)

(1922-1991)


m. John Joseph Greatbanks, 1946


Sarah died in Manchester in 1966.

 

 

Letitia Holt, oldest child of Frederick Holt and Mary Eda Knight, was born in Lymm on 1 January 1897, and married James Arstall in Barton upon Irwell in 1918.  They had two children:

 

1.

2.

Betha Arstall

Albert Edward Arstall


(1919-?)

(1922-2000)


m. Matthew Kevin, 1947


Letitia died in Salford in 1984.

 



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