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William Henry ENTWISLE

William Henry ENTWISLE[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13]

Male 1867 - 1954

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  • Born  18 Mar 1867  16 William Street, Cranberry Fold, Darwen, Lancashire, England/ Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 6, 9, 10, 11, 12
    • Father's name is given as 'Edward' instead of 'Edmund' Entwisle. Mother is Mary Entwisle (formerly Marsden. Father signs with a X.
    Map of William Street & Alma Street Darwen
    Map of William Street & Alma Street Darwen
    Gender  Male 
    Residence  02 Apr 1871  Top o'th Meadow Farm, Entwistle (next to Penny Shore or Banisters) Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    The family had moved back to Entwistle, farming 30 acres. The children were Isabella (11), James (10), Andrew (8), Catherine (6), William Henry (4) and John Edwin (1). 
    Occupation  1875  Hoddlesden Pit Hoddlesden, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    child worker in coal mine 
    Residence  03 Apr 1881  Top o'th Meadow Farm, Entwistle, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    More siblings had been born - Alice Ann Haslam (9), Edmund (7), Richard (3), and Rose (1). 
    Residence  05 Apr 1891  Top o'Meadow Farm Entwistle, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Parents Edmund and Mary were in their 50's and farming with their children William Henry (24), John Edwin (21) (both coal miners), Alice Ann (19), Edmund (18), Richard (13), and Rose (11). 
    Residence  1900  6 Philip Street, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Occupation  1901  Hoddlesden Pit Hoddlesden, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    coal hewer 
    Residence  31 Mar 1901  6 Philip Street, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    William and Jane (both 34) lived with their children Mary (8), Nellie (4) and Elsie (2 months). William was a coal hewer (underground). They also had a boarder, Joseph Thwaites, also a coal hewer. 
    Occupation  02 Apr 1911  Hoddlesden, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Industry or service with which worker is connected:Coal mining Whether Employer, Worker or Working on Own Account: Worker 
    Residence  02 Apr 1911  6, Philip Street,, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    William Henry (43) and Jane Elizabeth (43) lived with their children Mary Elizabeth (18), Nellie (14), Elsie (10), Rose (8), Annie (3) and William Henry (1). They had been married for 19 years and had had 8 children by then. 2 children had died. 
    ENTWISLE WILLIAM HENRY 1911 census
    ENTWISLE WILLIAM HENRY 1911 census
    6, Philip Street,, Darwen, Lancashire, England William Henry (43) and Jane Elizabeth (43) lived with their children Mary Elizabeth (18), Nellie (14), Elsie (10), Rose (8), Annie (3) and William Henry (1). They had been married for 19 years and had had 8 children by then. 2 children had died.
    Residence  1919  6 Philip Street, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Occupation  1926  Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    coal miner on strike - for 2 years after 1926 coal strike - refused to return until owners asked him to. 
    Residence  1926  36 Ratcliffe St, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Visit by daughter Mary from US. Source: [S408] UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1876-1960 
    Residence  1930  36 Ratcliffe St, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    Occupation  02 Jan 1932 
    coal miner 
    Residence  1948  36 Ratcliffe St, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    William H. was the only member of the household on the electoral register. 
    Buried  Sep 1954  Darwen Old Cemetery (Western), Darwen, Lancashire,England Find all individuals with events at this location  [19
    • Sec 4 plot 1935
    Died  09 Sep 1954  34 Atlas Road, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 13
    Grandad Entwisle and Mum
    Grandad Entwisle and Mum
    Probate  12 Oct 1954 
    1749 8s 10d - probate to William Henry Entwisle, fitter and Nellie Garner 
    Person ID  I1505  Eileen's Family Tree
    Last Modified  9 Mar 2014 

    Father  Edmund ENTWISLE,   b. 30 Jan 1839, Grimehills, Entwistle, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Feb 1910, 111 Cranberry Lane, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Mary MARSDEN,   b. 1840, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1906 
    Married  05 Mar 1859  Lower Chapel, Darwen, Lancashire,England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F139  Group Sheet

    Family  Jane Elizabeth JONES,   b. Mar 1867, Pontesbury, Shropshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1935, 24, Ratcliffe Street,, Darwen, Lancashire, England/ Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  03 Sep 1892  Lower Chapel, Darwen, Lancashire,England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 7, 20
    • Blackburn 8e 796 Learned to read after his marriage - wife taught him to read newsprint
    William Henry & Jane Elizabeth Entwisle
    William Henry & Jane Elizabeth Entwisle
    Children 
     1. Mary Elizabeth ENTWISLE,   b. 24 Feb 1893, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Apr 1992, Torrington, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Alice Jane ENTWISLE,   b. 1895, Blackburn, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1900, 6 Philip Street, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Nellie ENTWISLE,   b. 10 Oct 1896, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1992, Pudsey, Leeds, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Edmund ENTWISLE,   b. 1899, 6 Philip Street, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1899, 6 Philip Street, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Elsie ENTWISLE,   b. 03 Mar 1900, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1996, Bolton, Lancashire, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Rose ENTWISLE,   b. 1904, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1982, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Annie ENTWISLE,   b. 1907, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1959, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. William Henry ENTWISLE,   b. 23 Oct 1909, 6, Philip Street, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1975, 2 Dandy Row, Darwen, Lancashire, England/ Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Harold ENTWISLE,   b. Apr 1912, 6 Philip Street, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1913, 6 Philip Street, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  9 Mar 2014 
    Family ID  F324  Group Sheet

  • Photos

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    Grandad Entwisle and Mum
    Grandad Entwisle and Mum
    William Henry  Jane Elizabeth Entwisle  abt 1920-3.jpg
    William Henry Jane Elizabeth Entwisle abt 1920-3.jpg
    Entwisle Family Picnic
    Entwisle Family Picnic
    William Henry & Jane Elizabeth Entwisle
    William Henry & Jane Elizabeth Entwisle
    Top o'th Meadows Farm & Shippon, Entwistle Sep 1980
    Top o'th Meadows Farm & Shippon, Entwistle Sep 1980
    Edmund and Mary Entwisle lived and farmed here from before 1871 until after 1901.
    Top o' th' Meadows Farm Grimehills
    Top o' th' Meadows Farm Grimehills
    Edmund and Mary Entwisle lived and farmed here from before 1871 until after 1901.

    Documents

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    ENTWISLE WILLIAM HENRY 1911 census
    ENTWISLE WILLIAM HENRY 1911 census
    6, Philip Street,, Darwen, Lancashire, England William Henry (43) and Jane Elizabeth (43) lived with their children Mary Elizabeth (18), Nellie (14), Elsie (10), Rose (8), Annie (3) and William Henry (1). They had been married for 19 years and had had 8 children by then. 2 children had died.
    Edmund Entwisle probate 1910
    Edmund Entwisle probate 1910
    Effects: 364.
    Probate granted at Lancaster to William Henry Entwisle and Andrew Entwisle, colliers, and John Edwin Entwisle, labourer.
    Map of William Street & Alma Street Darwen
    Map of William Street & Alma Street Darwen
    William Henry Entwisle BC1867
    William Henry Entwisle BC1867
    Cranberry Fold, Darwen, Lancashire, England

    Father Edmund is named as 'Edward' in this birth certificate - but Edmund signed with a cross.

    Headstones

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    Darwen Western Cemetery
    Darwen Western Cemetery
    Looking down to WH and JE Entwisles grave
    Looking down to WH and JE Entwisles grave
    Jane Elizabeth and William Henry gravestone 2010
    Jane Elizabeth and William Henry gravestone 2010

  • Sources 
    1. [S62] 1871 England Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - Census Returns of England and Wales, 1871. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1871. Data imaged from the National;), Class: RG10; Piece: 3930; Folio: 8; Page: 9; GSU roll: 842057..
      Birth date: abt 1867
      Birth place: Darwen, Lancashire, England
      Residence date: 1871
      Residence place: Entwistle, Lancashire, England

    2. [S13] England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index: 1837-1915, FreeBMD, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006.Original data - General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes. London, England: General Register Office. © Crown copyright. Published by permission of the Cont;).
      Marriage date: Sep 1892
      Marriage place: Lancashire, United Kingdom

    3. [S64] 1881 England Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. 1881 British Isles Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the;), Class: RG11; Piece: 3831; Folio: 9; Page: 11; Line: ; GSU roll: 1341915..
      Birth date: abt 1867
      Birth place: Darwen, Lancashire, England
      Residence date: 1881
      Residence place: Entwistle, Lancashire, England

    4. [S67] Ancestry Family Trees, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.;), Ancestry Family Trees.

    5. [S145] marriage certificate William Entwisle/Doris Entwistle 1932.
      coal miner of 36 Ratcliffe St

    6. [S66] 1891 England Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.Original data - Census Returns of England and Wales, 1891. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1891. Data imaged from The National;), Class: RG12; Piece: 3111; Folio 7; Page 7; GSU roll: 6098221..
      Birth date: abt 1867
      Birth place: Entwistle, Lancashire, England
      Residence date: 1891
      Residence place: Entwistle, Lancashire, England

    7. [S336] Free BMD Marriage Index.

    8. [S58] England & Wales, Death Index: 1984-2007, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007.Original data - General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes. London, England: General Register Office. © Crown copyright. Published by permission of the Cont;).
      Death date: 1954
      Death place:

    9. [S34] England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915, FreeBMD, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006.Original data - General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes. London, England: General Register Office. © Crown copyright. Published by permission of the Cont;).
      Birth date: Mar 1867
      Birth place: Lancashire, United Kingdom

    10. [S68] 1901 England Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.Original data - Census Returns of England and Wales, 1901. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1901. Data imaged from the National;), Class: RG13; Piece: 3924; Folio: 86; Page: 19..
      Birth date: abt 1867
      Birth place: Darwen, Lancashire, England
      Residence date: 1901
      Residence place: Darwen, Lancashire, England

    11. [S376] 1911 England Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.Original data - Census Returns of England and Wales, 1911. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA), 1911. Data imaged from the National Archives, London, England.;).
      Birth date: abt 1868 Birth place: Darwen, Lancashire, England Residence date: 02 Apr 1911 Residence place: Darwen, Lancashire, England

    12. [S376] 1911 England Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.Original data - Census Returns of England and Wales, 1911. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA), 1911. Data imaged from the National Archives, London, England.;).
      Birth date: abt 1868
      Birth place: Darwen, Lancashire, England
      Residence date: 02 Apr 1911
      Residence place: Darwen, Lancashire, England

    13. [S365] England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations),1861-1941, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010.Original data - Principal Probate Registry. Calendar of the Grants of Probate and Letters of Administration made in the Probate Registries of the High Court of Justice in England. Londo;).
      Death date: 9 Sep 1954
      Death place: Lancashire, England

    14. [S204] Conversation with his son William Henry.

    15. [S36] Electoral Register Darwen 1900.

    16. [S232] Electoral Register 1919.

    17. [S157] Barrett's Directory of Blackburn and District 1930.

    18. [S199] Electoral Register 1948.

    19. [S236] monument inscription.

    20. [S348] 1901 England Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.Original data - Census Returns of England and Wales, 1901. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1901. Data imaged from the National;).