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Margaret Clarke


Father: Robert Clarke (abt.1823-1871)
Mother: Jane Kearton (abt.1824-1885)



Margaret Clarke + William Crabtree


1847 Birth Source: Estimated from baptism and 1851 census
1847-10-07 Baptism Place: Muker, Yorkshire Source: familysearch  [link]  [transcript 1]
1851-03-30 Census Abode: Thwaite, Muker
Age: 3
Birthplace: Yorks Thwaite
Source: Census record HO107-2380-251-18
1861-04-07 Census Abode: Pasture Side, Walsden
Age: 13
Occupation: Servant
Birthplace: Yorkshire, Twait [Thwaite]
Source: Census record RG09-3236-115-20
1871-04-02 Census Abode: Cornholme, Jobling Terrace
Age: 23
Occupation: Cotton weaver
Birthplace: Swaledale, Yorkshire
Source: Census record RG10-4328-96-43
Source: Photo  [link]
1881-04-03 Census Abode: 5 Jobling Terrace, Portsmouth, Todmorden
Age: 33
Occupation: Cotton weaver
Birthplace: Yorkshire Swaledale
Source: Census record RG11-4360-112-26
1888-08-16 Marriage
to William Crabtree (abt.1852-1910)
Place: St John the Divine, Holme in Cliviger, Lancashire
Age: 40
Abode: Bank Terrace, Cornholme
Witness: George Fawcett
Witness: Mary Clarke
Source: Parish record  [transcript 2]
Source: lan-opc  [link]  [transcript 3]
1891-04-05 Census Abode: Cornholme, Lancashire
Age: 43
Birthplace: Cornholme Lancashire
Source: Census record RG12-3372-90-23
1901-03-31 Census Abode: 852 Burnley Road, Cornholme
Age: 53
Birthplace: Yorkshire Swaledale
Source: Census record RG13-4085-15-22
1911-04-02 Census Abode: Thwaite, Richmond, Yorkshire
Age: 63
Birthplace: Thwaite (Yorks Muker)
Family: Married 21 years, 1 child (died) [struck out]
Source: Census record RG14PN29452-RG78PN1708-RD541-SD1-ED2-SN11
abt.1927-07-24 Death Age: 79
Abode: 30 Lichfield Road, Blackpool
Source: Estimated from burial record
Source: GRO index  [transcript 4]
1927-07-28 Burial Place: Grave 593, Wesleyan Methodist Association Chapel, Cornholme Source: Parish record  [transcript 5]

Transcripts of sources

 Name:              Margaret Clarke
 Gender:            Female
 Christening Date:  07 Oct 1847
 Christening Place: MUKER,YORK,ENGLAND
 Father's Name:     Robert Clarke
 Mother's Name:     Jane

 Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C00776-2
 System Origin: England-ODM
 GS Film number: 207565
 Page 233.  1888.  Marriage solemnized at St. Johns, Holme in the District of Burnley in the County of Lancaster
 No. 465.  16th August 1888
 William Crabtree  36  Widower   Bobbin Turner  River Cottages, Portsmouth  Charles Crabtree  Night Watchman
 Margaret Clarke   40  Spinster  -              Bank Terrace, Cornholme     Robert Clarke     Fireman
 Married in the Church at Holme according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established,
 by Certificate by me, D. Sutcliffe
 This Marriage was solemnized between us,  {  William Crabtree  }
                                           {  Margaret Clarke   }
 in the Presence of us,  {  George Fawcett  }
                         {  Mary Clarke     }
 Marriage: 16 Aug 1888 St John the Divine, Holme in Cliviger, Lancs.
 William Crabtree - 36 Bobbin Turner Widower of River Cottages, Portsmouth
 Margaret Clarke - 40 Spinster of Bank Terrace, Cornholme
     Groom's Father: Charles Crabtree, Night Watchman
     Bride's Father: Robert Clarke, Fireman
     Witness: George Fawcett; Mary Clarke
     Married by Certificate by: D. Sutcliffe
     Register: Marriages 1839 - 1892, Page 233, Entry 465
     Source: Original Parish Register
 Deaths Jul/Aug/Sep 1927
 Crabtree  Margaret  79  Fylde  8e 650
 28th July 1927   No. 593 Grave   Margaret Crabtree   30 Lichfield Road, Blackpool   79 years   Frank Keyworth

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