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George Brown


Father: Robert Brown (1841-1879)
Mother: Jane Marland (1845-1926)



George Brown + Sarah Jane Butson


1874-12-25 Birth Place: Brierfield Source: 1939 register
Source: Census 1881,1891
Source: lancashirebmd  [transcript 1]
1881-04-03 Census Age: 6
Occupation: Scholar
Abode: 4, Pickering St, Great And Little Marsden
Source: Census record RG11-4162-96-16  [image 1]  [image 2]
1891-04-05 Census Age: 16
Occupation: Weaver Cotton
Abode: 4, Sackville Street, Little Marsden, Brierfield, Nelson
Source: Census record RG12-3379-119-31  [image 3]  [image 4]
1901-03-31 Census Age: 26
Occupation: Cotton weaver
Abode: 110 Burnley Rd., Brierfield
Source: Census record RG13-3884-100-24  [image 5]  [image 6]
1903-Q1 Marriage
to Sarah Jane Butson (1874-1940)
Source: Deduced from 1911 census
Source: Marriage record index (freebmd)  [transcript 2]
1911-04-02 Census Age: 36
Occupation: Cotton Weaver
Abode: 23 Regent Street, Brierfield, Lancashire
Source: Census record RG14PN24908-RG78PN1424-RD472-SD4-ED28-SN311  [image 7]  [image 8]
1939-09-29 1939 register Birthdate: 1874-12-25
Abode: 23 Regent Street, Brierfield
Occupation: Cotton weaver
Source: 1939 register RG101-4709A-012-40  [link]  [image 9]  [transcript 3]
1953-04-27 Death Age: 78
Abode: 3 Regent Street, Brierfield
Source: Estimated from burial record
Source: Probate calendar
Source: Death notice  [transcript 4]
1953-05-01 Burial Place: Grave A/828, Wheatley Lane Inghamite Chapel Source: Burial record (cemsearch)  [image 10]
Source: lan-opc  [link]  [transcript 5]
Source: Newspaper  [image 11]  [transcript 6]
1953-05-27 Probate Source: Probate calendar  [image 12]  [transcript 7]

Transcripts of sources

 Lancashire Birth indexes for the years: 1875
 BROWN  George  Colne  Preston  MARLAND  COL/62/70
 Marriages Mar 1903; Brown, George  Burnley 8e 326; Butson, Sarah Jane  Burnley 8e 326
 E.D. Letter code NTQA  Borough, U.D. or R.D. Brierfield  Reg. District and Subdistrict 472A/2
 [Borough and R.D. struck out]
 Address:      23 REGENT ST.  172  1
 Name:         Brown  George
 M/F:          M
 Birthdate:    25 DEC  74
 SMWD:         M
 Occupation:   Cotton Weaver
 BROWN. On April 27th: George Brown, aged 78 years, of 3. Regent Street.
 Brierfleld. Interment today (Friday), Wheatley Carr. Enquiries: Burnley
 Co-op. Funeral Services. Tel. 3169.
 Burial: 1 May 1953 Wheatley Lane Inghamite, Fence in Pendle, Lancs.
 George Brown -
 Age: 78 years
 Abode: 3 Regent Street, Brierfield
 Grave: 828
 Notes: Sarah Jane Brown
 Section: A
 Buried by: A.S.Austin
 Register: Burials Section 1-4 1928 - 1978, Page 273, Entry 2938
 Source: Original Parish Register
 Mr. George Brown. The interment took place at Wheatley Lane Burial Ground
 on Friday last of Mr. George Brown, of 3. Regent Street. Brierfleld, who
 died the previous Monday in Victoria Hospital, aged 78. Mr. Brown had lived
 in Brierfield all his life, and worked at Edmondson's, Hollin Bank, up to
 his retirement. He was an honorary member of the Conservative Club and a
 life member of the Poultry Fanciers' Club. Rev. A. S. Austin officiated
 Floral tributes: - "In loving memory of Dad." from Cissy; Herbert and Mary;
 Edith and John; Florrie; Mr. and Mrs. Hebden; Percy; Mrs. Ralph; Mr. and
 Mrs. Heyworth, Mr. and Mrs. Fairhurst, Mr. and Mrs. Luther; sister Kate and
 family; Mr. and Mrs. Ashworth; Susan and Stephen; Mr. J. Hogarth; Ben
 Hogarth and family; all at Heap's; Poultry Fanciers' Club; Members and
 Committee. Brierfield Conservative Club: Mr. and Mrs. Weatherill; Mr. and
 Mrs. Kay, Ron and Peggy; Mrs. Clegg. Harry. Margaret and Eric; Mr. and Mrs.
 Bert Bewley; Ben and Elsie and Mr. Smith: Dick and Ellen; Tom, Ida and
 Maureen: Uncle Tom and family; Mr. and Mrs. Smith. Winnie, Bill and Carole;
 and others. Burnley Co-operative Funeral Service carried out the
 BROWN George of 3 Regent-street Brierfield Lancashire died 27 April 1953 Administration London 27 May
 to Cissy Brown spinster. Effects £488 16s. 7d.

File sources

Image: Census-1881-RG11-4162-96-16.jpeg
Transcript: Census-1881-BROWN-Jane-transcript.pdf
Image: Census-1891-RG12-3379-119-31.jpeg
Transcript: Census-1891-BROWN-Jane-transcript.pdf
Image: Census-1901-RG13-3884-100-24.jpeg
Transcript: Census-1901-RUKIN-Nathan-transcript.txt
Transcript: Census-1911-RG14PN24908-RG78PN1424-RD472-SD4-ED28-SN311-George-Brown.txt
Image: Census-1911-RG14PN24908-RG78PN1424-RD472-SD4-ED28-SN311.jpeg
Image: 1939-Register-TNA-R39-4709-4709A-012.jpg
Transcript: Brown_Wheatley.doc
Image: NelsonLeader-1953-05-08-p5.pdf
Image: 1953-Probate-GeorgeBrown.jpeg

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