First Generation: The Poulton Tree

 

Elizabeth Rainford7078 

Father : Unknown Unknown

Mother : Unknown Unknown

Born : Pemberton, Lancashire (1810)


Betty was a Check Weaver and resided at Down Green, Pemberton with her illegitimate son, William, b 1833, Pemberton in 1841. She married in q3, 1843 in the District of Wigan. to (1) James Waite, b 1808, Pemberton.  In 1841 she was a was a Check Hand Loom Weaver and lived with her 1st husband and Son at Fleet Street, Lamberhead Green, Pemberton in 1851.They resided at Down Green, Pemberton in 1861. She was a Widow with a Son, William Rainford, a Coal Miner in 1871, when she married (2) William Worthington in 1869 in the District of Wigan. In 1871 they resided at Lamberhead Green, Pemberton.

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Mary Ann Ratcliffe11245 

Father : Unknown Unknown

Mother : Unknown Unknown

Born : Todmorden, Lancashire (1823)


Mary married Adam France on 1st February 1841 at St Chad Church, Rochdale, Lancashire and had seven children, Matilda, Ellen, John, Adam, James, William & Martha Ann. In 1841 the family were living at Adlington, Lancashire with his parents but in 1851 resided at Smith Buildings, Spotland, Rochdale, at Showforth, Spotland between 1861 & 1871. She was a Dress Maker in 1841 and listed as a Shop Keeper in 1871.

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Alice Reed2603 

Father : Unknown Unknown

Mother : Unknown Unknown

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1816)


Alice already had a child, William when she married Peter Worthington in 1850 in the District of Wigan but then had another son, Henry. The family resided at Farrimond Houses, Schofield Lane, Wigan in 1851, in 1861 at Darlington Street, Ince and at Manchester Road, Ince in Makerfield in 1871.

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Alice Rigby1667 

Father : John Rigby

Mother : Catherine Unknown

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1815)


Alice was baptised at St Wilfrid Church, Standish on 23rd April 1815.

Baptism
Betty L Rigby741 

Father : John Rigby

Mother : Catherine Unknown

Born : Shevington, Lancashire (1810)


Betty was baptised at St Wilfrid Church, Standish on 16th September 1810. She married Joseph Lythgoe on 6th January 1828 at St Oswald Church, Winwick and had nine children, Peter, William, Thomas, Joseph, James, Elizabeth, John, Mary & Henry. The family resided in 1832 at Winwick, Lancashire, at Little Lows Fold, Lawton in 1841 and between 1851 & 1861 at Morley Hall, Ashley.

Baptism
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Catherine Rigby1670 

Father : John Rigby

Mother : Catherine Unknown

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1823)


Catherine was baptised at St Wilfrid Church, Standish on 9th February 1823.

Baptism
Maria Rigby1666 

Father : John Rigby

Mother : Catherine Unknown

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1812)


Maria was baptised at St Wilfrid Church, Standish on 13th December 1812.

Baptism
Nathan Rigby1669 

Father : John Rigby

Mother : Catherine Unknown

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1819)


Nathan was baptised at St Wilfrid Church, Standish on 23rd May 1819. He married Margaret Allstead in 1850 in the District of Hayfield and had a child, John William. In 1861 they resided at Thatts Heath, Eccleston  and between 1871 and 1881 had moved to 1, Nut Grove Row, Eccleston In Prescot, Lancashire. In 1891 he was a Widow and resided at 94, Heal Street, St Helens, Ecclestone. He was a Shopkeeper Provision Dealer Grocer between these times. He died in 1894 in the District of Prescot.

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William Rigby1668 

Father : John Rigby

Mother : Catherine Unknown

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1818)


William was baptised at St Wilfrid Church, Standish on 5th June 1818.

Baptism
Alice Simm2601 

Father : James Simm

Mother : Ann Worthington

Born : Liverpool, Lancashire (1841)


She was a Scholar in 1851.

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Elizabeth Simm9618 

Father : James Simm

Mother : Ann Worthington

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1822)


Elizabeth was baptised on 25th March 1822 at St Wilfrid Church, Standish.

Baptism
Isaac Simm3046 

Father : James Simm

Mother : Ann Worthington

Born : Unknown (1831)

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John Simm3045 

Father : James Simm

Mother : Ann Worthington

Born : Unknown (1827)

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Joseph Roscoe Simm2602 

Father : James Simm

Mother : Ann Worthington

Born : Liverpool, Lancashire (1841)


He was a Scholar in 1851, a Merchant Clerk in 1861 and listed as a House Commision & Insurance Agent in 1871.

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Mary Simm3047 

Father : James Simm

Mother : Ann Worthington

Born : Unknown (1833)

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Rebecca Simm3044 

Father : James Simm

Mother : Ann Worthington

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1825)


Rebecca was baptised on 29th June 1825 at St Wilfrid Church, Standish.

Baptism
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Richard Simm3042 

Father : James Simm

Mother : Ann Worthington

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1820)


Richard was baptised on 1st May 1820 at St Wilfrid Church, Standish.

Baptism
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Samuel Simm3043 

Father : James Simm

Mother : Ann Worthington

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1823)


Samuel was baptised on 1st May 1823 at St Wilfrid Church, Standish.

Baptism
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Abel Sperry10779 

Father : Moses Johnson Sperry

Mother : Aene Dillah Beardsley

Born : Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut, America (24th February 1771)


Abel married Lucina Matteson on 19th March 1794 at Hoosick, Rensselaer, New York and had twelve children, John Matteson, Moses Bennett, Esther, Ira, Peter Worden, Aene Billah, Lucina, Abel, Mary, Rufus Alvin, Matteson & Lydia Minerva. He died on 25th August 1827 at Oswego, New York.

 
Henry Tabutt10858 

Father : Unknown Unknown

Mother : Unknown Unknown

Born : Unknown (Unknown Birth Date)


Henry married Elizabeth France on 13th February 1833 at All Saints Church, Wigan, Lancashire.

Marriage
Alice Tattersall2017 

Father : Unknown Unknown

Mother : Unknown Unknown

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1808)


Alice married Thomas Worthington in the District of Wigan in 1853. In 1871 they resided at 35, Church Street, Standish and in 1881 at 94, High Street, Standish.

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Hannah Twells910 

Father : Thomas Twells

Mother : Mary Dodd

Born : Nottingham (1791)


She married Thomas Brailsford in 1811 at Nottingham and had three children, Elizabeth, William & Hannah.

 
Ann Unknown1804 

Father : Unknown Unknown

Mother : Unknown Unknown

Born : Leeds, Yorkshire (1803)


Ann married William Ellis and had three children, James, Isaac & William. In 1841 the family resided at Bitliffe Works, Kirkstall, Leeds, in 1851 at Kirkstall Road, Burley, Headingley, Leeds and at 10, Willow Road, Burley, Headingley in 1861.

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Mary Rothwell6432 

Father : Unknown Unknown

Mother : Unknown Unknown

Born : Ince, Lancashire (1792)


Mary married George Kershaw on 5th April 1813 at St Mary the Virgin Church, Leigh, Lancashire and had eight children, Jane, James, Moses, Abraham, Ann, William, Elizabeth & Maria. In 1841 the family resided at Pinfold, Standish, in 1851 at Church Street, Standish, in 1861 in Standish Village and at 28, Church Street, Standish in 1871. Mary died in 1875 in the district of Wigan.

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Unknown Unknown6129 

Father : Unknown Unknown

Mother : Unknown Unknown

Born : Unknown (Unknown Birth Date)


She married John Bond and had one child, Elizabeth.

 
Mary Watmough2588 

Father : George Watmough

Mother : Unknown Unknown

Born : Haigh, Lancashire (1809)


Mary married James Worthington on 11th September 1837 at St Wilfrids Church, Standish. Between 1851 and 1871 the family resided at School Lane, Standish.

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Alden Worden10799 

Father : Peter Worden

Mother : Sybil Powell

Born : Cheshire, Berkshire, Massachusetts, America (6th July 1789)


He died on 4th August 1865 at Lake, Illinois.

 
Elma Worden10801 

Father : Peter Worden

Mother : Sybil Powell

Born : Cheshire, Berkshire, Massachusetts, America (10th November 1799)

 
Laura Worden10802 

Father : Peter Worden

Mother : Sybil Powell

Born : Cheshire, Berkshire, Massachusetts, America (10th October 1802)


She died on 15th March 1874 at Ludington, Mason, Michigan.

 
Lavinia (Liva) Worden10797 

Father : Peter Worden

Mother : Sybil Powell

Born : Cheshire, Berkshire, Massachusetts, America (13th February 1785)

 
Leland Worden10800 

Father : Peter Worden

Mother : Sybil Powell

Born : Cheshire, Berkshire, Massachusetts, America (29th December 1791)


He died between 1860 & 1868 at Adams, Berkshire.

 
Lillis Worden10796 

Father : Peter Worden

Mother : Sybil Powell

Born : Cheshire, Berkshire, Massachusetts, America (10th October 1782)


She died on 24th July 1841 at Oneida County, New York.

 
Peter Worden10798 

Father : Peter Worden

Mother : Sybil Powell

Born : Cheshire, Berkshire, Massachusetts, America (23rd April 1787)


He died in 1850 at Sennett, Cayuga, New York.

 
Salinda Worden10803 

Father : Peter Worden

Mother : Sybil Powell

Born : Cheshire, Berkshire, Massachusetts, America (23rd June 1806)


She died on 21st March 1841 at Cheshire, Berkshire.

 
Alice Worthington1863 

Father : Henry Worthington

Mother : Jane Baxendale

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1816)

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Ann Worthington1857 

Father : Henry Worthington

Mother : Jane Hooton

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1800)


She was baptised on 5th August 1800. Ann married Henry Farrimond and had five children, Ruth, Maria, Jane, Spence & George. In 1841 the family were living with her father at Finch Mill & Nook, Shevington but in 1851 was at 27, Lower Ground, Standish with her children but not Henry. The census record states she was married but could be a mis-transcribed. In 1881 she was a Pauper living at Princess Street, Shevington with her Daughter Ruth and husband

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Elizabeth Worthington1694 

Father : John Worthington

Mother : Martha Winstanley

Born : Unknown (1806)

 
Elizabeth Workington1865 

Father : Henry Worthington

Mother : Jane Baxendale

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1824)


She was baptised on 7th June 1824. Elizabeth was a Domestic Servant in 1841.

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Elizabeth Worthington3180 

Father : James Worthington

Mother : Jane Roby

Born : Bolton le Moors (1837)


She was a Stitcher at the Dye Works in 1851.

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Esther Worthington1169 

Father : Henry Worthington

Mother : Jane Hooton

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1810)


Esther was baptised at St Wilfrid Church, Standish on 10th June 1810.

Baptism
George Worthington1651 

Father : James Worthington

Mother : Jane Roby

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1824)


George was baptised at St Wilfrid Church, Standish on 10th October 1824. He married Nancy Howarth in 1845 in the District of Bolton and had five children, James, William, Peter, Mary Alice & George. In 1851 and 1861 the family resided at Blairs Row (Moss), Kersley, Lancashire and the family resided at Rows Cottage, Smiths Croft, Great Lever, Lancashire in 1871, in 1881 at 3, Brackley Terrace, Great Lever, Lancashire and in 1891 at 676, Brackley Terrace, Great Lever, Lancashire. He was a Labourer at a Chemical Works between 1851 and 1861 but between 1871 and 1891 was the Manager at the Chemical Work.

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Grace Worthington1695 

Father : John Worthington

Mother : Martha Winstanley

Born : Unknown (1808)

 
Henry Worthington1167 

Father : Henry Worthington

Mother : Jane Hooton

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1805)

 
Henry Worthington1652 

Father : James Worthington

Mother : Jane Roby

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1826)


Henry was baptised at St Wilfrid Church, Standish on 21st May 1826.

Baptism
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Hubert Worthington1170 

Father : Henry Worthington

Mother : Jane Hooton

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1815)


Hugh was baptised at St Wilfrid Church, Standish on 2nd July 1815. He married Elizabeth Higham and had three children, Joshua, Elizabeth & Clara. His wife and children were living at 84, High Street, Standish in 1881 but he was missing. Not sure why they still called his wife with her maiden name or why there is such a big age gap between her children.

Baptism
James Worthington1858 

Father : Henry Worthington

Mother : Jane Baxendale

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1803)


He was baptised on 3rd February 1803. James married Mary Watmough on 11th September 1837 at St Wilfrids Church, Standish. Between 1851 and 1871 the family resided at School Lane, Standish. He was a Coal Miner between 1837 & 1871.

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Jane Worthington1861 

Father : Henry Worthington

Mother : Jane Baxendale

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1809)


She married Noah Brown on 1st September 1834 at St Wilfrid Church, Standish.

Marriage
Jane Worthington3181 

Father : James Worthington

Mother : Jane Roby

Born : Bolton le Moors (Oct 1840 - Dec 1840)


She was a Scholar in 1851.

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John Worthington1859 

Father : Henry Worthington

Mother : Jane Baxendale

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1805)


He was baptised on 27th April 1805 at St Wilfrid Church, Standish. John married Ellen Moss on 24th August 1828 at St James Church, Brindle and had nine children, Mary, Emma, Fanny, Elizabeth, Jane, Harriet, George, James, Caroline. In 1841 the family resided at Little Barnhurst, Tettenhall, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire and in 1851 at Shredicote, Bradley, Staffordshire in 1851. He was an Agricultural Labourer between 1841 and 1851.

Baptism
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Joshua Worthington1172 

Father : Henry Worthington

Mother : Jane Baxendale

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1821)


He was an Agricultural Labourer in 1841.

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Maria Worthington1860 

Father : Henry Worthington

Mother : Jane Hooton

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1808)


She was baptised on 4 March 1808.

 
Marjorie Worthington1696 

Father : John Worthington

Mother : Martha Winstanley

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1813)


She was baptised on 7th March 1813 at St Wilfrid Church, Standish.

Baptism

Mary Worthington1649 

Father : Henry Worthington

Mother : Jane Hooton

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1805)


Mary was baptised at St Wilfrid Church, Standish on 9th September 1805.

Baptism
Mary Worthington730 

Father : Henry Worthington

Mother : Jane Baxendale

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1811)


Mary was baptised at St Wilfrid Church, Standish on 6th March 1811. She married Joseph Holland on 27th February 1832 at St Wilfrid Parish Church, Standish and they had nine children, Henry, Mary, Sarah Ellen, John, Joseph, William, Thomas, Luke & John. She was a Calice Weaver in 1851. The family resided at Standish all of their lives.

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Mary Worthington1697 

Father : John Worthington

Mother : Martha Winstanley

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1823)


She was baptised on 23rd November 1823 at St Wilfrid Church, Standish.

Baptism

Mary Worthington1659 

Father : James Worthington

Mother : Jane Roby

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1832)


Mary was baptised at St Wilfrid Church, Standish on 8th July 1832.

Baptism
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Matthew Worthington1653 

Father : James Worthington

Mother : Jane Roby

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1828)


Matthew was baptised at St Wilfrid Church, Standish on 20th July 1828. In 1841 he was a Draper and in 1851 was a Bleacher.

Baptism
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Peggy Worthington1166 

Father : Henry Worthington

Mother : Jane Hooton

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1805)


Peggy was baptised at St Wilfrid Church, Standish on 9th September 1805.

Baptism
Peter Worthington1171 

Father : Henry Worthington

Mother : Jane Baxendale

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1816)


Peter was baptised at St Wilfrid Church, Standish on 12th August 1816. He married Alice Reed in 1850 in the District of Wigan and had one child Henry. Alice already had a child, William when they married so not sure if it is his or not. The family resided at Farrimond Houses, Schofield Lane, Wigan in 1851, in 1861 at Darlington Street, Ince and at Manchester Road, Ince in Makerfield in 1871. In 1881 he was a Widow living with his brothers wife at 84, high Street, Standish. He was an Agricultural Labourer in 1841 and 1851, A Plate Layer in 1861, an Iron Works Labourer in 1871 and a Labourer in 1881. He was found drowned in a Colliery Reservoir in Standish in 1885.

Baptism
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Obituary
Peter Worthington1864 

Father : Henry Worthington

Mother : Jane Hooton

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1821)


He married Elizabeth Close on 15th March 1846 at St Thomas the Martyr Church, Upholland, Lancashire and had twelve children, Margaret, Thomas, Jane, John, Esther, Peter, William, Elizabeth, Mary, Ann, Richard & Samuel. In 1851 the family resided at 82, Marsh Green, Pemberton, in 1861 at 33, Crook Shevington, at 25, Crawford Village, Upholland in 1871 and in 1881 at 108, Chapel Green Road, Hindley. Peter worked as a Coal Miner all his life until he died of pneumonia on 25th May 1887 in Hindley, Lancashire. He was buried at Hindley Cemetery, Wigan Road, Hindley.

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Peter Worthington1229 

Father : James Worthington

Mother : Jane Roby

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1830)


Peter  was baptised at St Wilfrid Church, Standish on 20th June 1830. He is marked down as the fifth son. In 1841 he was a Labourer and in 1851 was a Dyer at the Bleach Works.

Baptism
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Richard Worthington1650 

Father : James Worthington

Mother : Jane Roby

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (15th April 1823)


Richard was baptised at St Wilfrid Church, Standish on 25th May 1823. On 1st September 1850 at St Peter Church, Bolton, Lancashire he married Mary Halliwell and had one child, Mary J. In 1861 the family resided at 14, Bradshaw Street, Little Bolton. He was a Dyer in 1841 and a Labourer in 1861.

Baptism
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Thomas Worthington1168 

Father : Henry Worthington

Mother : Jane Baxendale

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1808)


Thomas was baptised at St Wilfrid Church, Standish on 27th May 1808. He married Alice Tattersall in the District of Wigan in 1853. In 1871 they resided at 35, Church Street, Standish and in 1881 at 94, High Street, Standish. He was an Agricultural Labourer between 1841 & 1881.

Baptism
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William Worthington1862 

Father : Henry Worthington

Mother : Jane Hooton

Born : Standish, Wigan, Lancashire (1811)


He was baptised on 28th March 1813. William married (1) Sarah Platt on 27th June 1836 and had nine children, Peter, Jane, James, Moses, Abraham, Ann, William, Elizabeth & Maria. The family resided in Shevington in 1841 and at Batey House, Pemberton in 1851. In 1861 they were back at 38, Crook Shevington. After the death of his first wife in the District of Wigan in 1869 he married (2), Elizabeth Waite nee Rainford. In 1871 they resided at Lamberhead Green, Pemberton. He was a Coal Miner between 1861 and 1881. William died on 23rd March 1894 at Pemberton, Lancashire.

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