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Clara Marsden


Father: James Marsden (1850-1922)
Mother: Mary Pollard (1854-1922)





1882-12-25 Birth Place: Burnley Source: Census 1891
Source: BMD Index  [image 1]
Source: lancashirebmd  [transcript 1]
Source: Baptism record
1883-01-25 Baptism Place: St John the Baptist, Gannow
Abode: 216 Accrington Road
Source: lan-opc  [link]  [transcript 2]
Source: Parish register  [image 2]  [transcript 3]
1891-04-05 Census Abode: 216 Accrington Road, Habergham Eaves, Burnley
Age: 8
Occupation: Scholar
Birthplace: Lancashire Burnley
Source: Census record RG12-3371-12-18  [image 3]  [image 4]
1901-03-31 Census Abode: 216, Accrington Road, Burnley
Age: 18
Occupation: Cotton weaver
Birthplace: Lancs Burnley
Source: Census record RG13-3872-83-12  [image 5]  [image 6]  [transcript 4]  [image 7]
1904-07-30 Marriage
to John Thomas Horrocks (1881-1928)
Place: St John the Baptist, Gannow, Burnley
Age: 21
Abode: 14 Watson Street, Burnley
Witness: John William Pollard
Witness: Martha Marsden
Source: lancashirebmd  [transcript 5]
Source: lan-opc  [link]  [transcript 6]
1911-04-02 Census Age: 28
Abode: 22 Fielden Street, Burnley
Source: Census record RG14PN24845-RD472-SD2-ED22-SN116  [image 8]
1931 Marriage
to Isaac Walton (1877-1944)
Place: St John the Baptist, Gannow Source: lancashirebmd  [transcript 7]
1939-09-29 1939 register Birthdate: 1877-12-25[?]
Abode: 31 Florence Street, Burnley
Source: 1939 register RG101-4311i-015-21  [link]  [image 9]  [transcript 8]
1950-06-19 Death Place: 31 Florence Street, Burnley
Age: 66
Source: Estimated from burial
1950-06-22 Burial Place: Grave A11913, Burnley Cemetery Source: lan-opc  [link]  [transcript 9]

Transcripts of sources

 Lancashire Birth indexes for the years: 1883
 MARSDEN  Clara  Burnley  Preston  POLLARD  BU/147/44
 Baptism: 25 Jan 1883 St John the Baptist, Burnley, Lancs.
 Clara Marsden - [Child] of James Marsden & Mary
     Born: 25 Dec 1882
     Abode: 216 Accrington Road
     Occupation: Collier
     Baptised by: W. J. Gerratt
     Register: Baptisms 1879 - 1887, Page 32, Entry 249
     Source: Original Parish Register
 Page 32
 BAPTISMS solemnized in the Parish of Gannow
 in the County of Lancaster in the Year 1883
 No.249  1883 25 Jan'y  Clara  James & Mary  Marsden  216 Accrington Road  Collier  W.J. Gerratt
 [Left margin]  24 Dec 82
RG13 Piece 3872 Folio 83 Page 12

Civil Parish of Burnley  Ecclesiastical Parish of Gannow St John the Baptist  County Borough of Burnley
Ward of Municipal Borough of Gannow  Parliamentary Borough of Burnley

Schedule 63  216 Accrington Rd

James Marsden    Head     M    50      Jenny Tenter in Coal Mine          Worker  Lancs Darwen
Mary Marsden     Wife     M        46                                             Lancs Burnley
Thomas Marsden   Son      S    20      Drawer in Coal Mine (underground)  Worker  Lancs Burnley
Clara Marsden    Daur     S        18  Cotton Weaver                      Worker  Lancs Burnley
Martha Marsden   Daur     S        14  Cotton Weaver                      Worker  Lancs Burnley
John Marsden     Daur     S    12                                                 Lancs Burnley
Albert Marsden   Son      S    10                                                 Lancs Burnley
Mary Marsden     Daur     S        8                                              Lancs Burnley
Phyllis Marsden  Daur     S        5                                              Lancs Burnley
Alice Pollard    Boarder  Wid      73                                             Lancs Padiham
 Lancashire Marriage indexes for the years: 1904
 MARSDEN Clara   HORROCKS John Thomas   Gannow, St John the Baptist   Preston   CE102/3/37
 Marriage: 30 Jul 1904 St John Baptist, Burnley, Lancs.
 John Thomas Horrocks - 23, Miner, Bachelor, 28 Fielding St.
 Clara Marsden - 21, Weaver, Spinster, 14 Watson St.
     Groom's Father: John William Horrocks, Miner
     Bride's Father: James Marsden, Collier
     Witness: John William Pollard; Martha Marsden
     Married by Banns by: W. J. Gerratt
     Register: Marriages 1904 - 1913, Page 19, Entry 37
     Source: Original Parish Register
 Lancashire Marriage indexes for the years: 1931
 MARSDEN Clara    WALTON Isaac    Gannow, St John the Baptist   Preston    CE102/5/363
 HORROCKS Clara   WALTON Isaac    Gannow, St John the Baptist   Preston    CE102/5/363
 E.D. Letter code NFOG  Borough, U.D. or R.D. Burnley CB (pt)  Reg. District and Subdistrict 472/2
 Address:      31 Florence St  185/1
 Name:         Walton  Clara
 OVSPI:        -
 M/F:          F
 Birthdate:    25th Dec  77[? - appears to be a clerical error]
 SMWD:         M
 Occupation:   Unpaid Domestic Duties
 Burial: 22 Jun 1950 Burnley Cemetery, Burnley, Lancs.
 Clara Walton -
 Age: 66yrs
 Abode: 31 Florence Street
 Grave: A11913
 Gender: F
 Register: Burials 1948 - 1958, Page 59, Entry 123266
 Source: Original Registers Book 16

File sources

Image: 1883B1-M-0385.tif
Image: 4225054_00062.jpg
Image: Census-1891-RG12-3371-12-18.jpeg
Transcript: Census-1891-MARSDEN-James-transcript.pdf
Image: Census-1901-RG13-3872-83-12.jpeg
Transcript: Census-1901-MARSDEN-James-transcript.pdf
Transcript: Census-1901-RG13-3872-83-12-S63-Marsden.text
Image: Census-1911-RG14PN24845-RD472-SD2-ED22-SN116.jpeg
Image: 1939-Register-TNA-R39-4311-4311i-015.jpg

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