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Charles Westran

Charles Westran

Male Abt 1839 - 1894  (~ 55 years)

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  • Name Charles Westran  [1, 2
    Born Abt 1839  Richmond, Handsworth, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Alt. Birth Abt 1839  Intake, Handsworth, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Christened 24 Jan 1840  Handsworth, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Gender Male 
    Census 1841  Richmond, Handsworth, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1851  8 Henry Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation Abt 1851  Sheffield, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Errand boy 
    Census 1861  170 & 172 South Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • He was boarding in the household of Joseph and Jane Barker - it appears likely that Jane was his half sister.
    Occupation Abt 1861  Sheffield, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Railway spring viceman 
    Census 1871  46 John Street, St Peter, Derby, Derbyshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation Between 1871 and 1881  Derby, Derbyshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Railway spring maker 
    Census 1881  65 John Street, St Peter, Derby, Derbyshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Name Charles Western  [6
    Died 1894  Derby Registration District, Derbyshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I5601  Main Tree
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 

    Father John Westran,   b. 3 Jul 1798, Auckley, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1861  (Age < 62 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ann Thompson,   b. 13 Dec 1800, Intake, Handsworth, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F1625  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Eliza Dalton,   b. Abt 1842, Sheffield, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1887, Derby Registration District, Derbyshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years) 
    Married 1861  Sheffield Registration District, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 
     1. Florence Westran,   b. Abt 1863, Sheffield, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Ada Westran,   b. Abt 1864, Sheffield, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    +3. Joseph Henry Westran,   b. Abt 1868, Sheffield, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. Annie L Westran,   b. 1870, Sheffield, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     5. May Westran,   b. Abt 1872, Derby, Derbyshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     6. Lois Westran,   b. Abt 1873, Derby, Derbyshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     7. Charles Westran,   b. Abt 1878, Derby, Derbyshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    +8. Newby Westran,   b. 1880, Derby, Derbyshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     9. Jane Westran,   b. Abt 1883, Derby Registration District, Derbyshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F1633  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ann Knowles 
    Married 1891  Derby Registration District, Derbyshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F1634  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Railway spring maker - Between 1871 and 1881 - Derby, Derbyshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S101] 1841 Census Returns of England and Wales, Home Office, (6 June 1841;), HO 107/1331/5 f.40 p.6 (Reliability: 3).
      Richmond, Handsworth
      John Westran, 40, Cordwainer, Y
      Ann Westran, 40, Y
      John Westran, 13, Y
      Newby Westran, 3, Y
      Charles Westran, 1, Y


    2. [S102] 1851 Census Returns of England and Wales, Home Office, (30 March 1851;), HO 107/2341 f.332 p.44 (Reliability: 3).
      Henry Street 8, Sheffield
      Ann Westran, Head, W, 52, Washer Woman, York Sheffield
      Newby Westran, Son, 13, Errand Boy, York Sheffield
      Charles Westran, Son, 11, Errand Boy, York Sheffield
      Harriott Westran, Daur, 9, Scholar, York Sheffield
      Joseph Barker, Son in Law, mar, 25, Railway Spring Maker, Derby Mosbro
      Jane Baker, Wife, mar, 23, York Sheffield


    3. [S104] 1871 Census Returns of England and Wales, General Register Office, (2 April 1871;), RG 10/3565 f.72 p.15 (Reliability: 3).
      46 John St, St Peter, Derby
      Charles Westran, Head, Mar, 31, Railway Spring Maker, Yorks Richmond
      Eliza Westran, Wife, Mar, 28, Yorks Sheffield
      Florence Westran, Daur, Unm, 7, Yorks Sheffield
      Ada Westran, Daur, Unm, 6, Yorks Sheffield
      Joseph H Westran, Son, Unm, 2, Yorks Sheffield
      Amne L Westran, Daur, Unm, 9 mo, Yorks Sheffield


    4. [S105] 1881 Census Returns of England and Wales, General Register Office, (3 April 1881;), RG 11., RG 11/3395 f.13 p.20 (Reliability: 3).
      65 John St, St Peter, Derby
      Charles Westran, Head, Mar, 41, Spring Maker - Railway, Richmond Yorks
      Eliza Westran, Wife, Mar, 38, Sheffield
      Ada Westran, daur, 16, Silk Weaver, Sheffield
      Joseph H Westran, son, 12, Scholar, Sheffield
      Annie L Westran, daur, 10, Scholar, Sheffield
      Mary Westran, daur, 8, Scholar, Derby
      Lois Westran, daur, 7, Scholar, Derby
      Charles Westran, son, 2, Derby
      Newby Westran, son, 5 mos, Derby


    5. [S103] 1861 Census Returns of England and Wales, General Register Office, (7 April 1861;), RG 9., RG 9/3493 f.35 p.31 (Reliability: 3).
      170 & 172 South St, Sheffield
      Joseph Barker, Head, Mar, 35, Railway Spring Maker, Derbyshire Mosbro
      Jane Barker, Wife, 33, Yorkshire Intake
      Ann Westran, Mother in Law, Widow, 61, Yorkshire Intake
      Charles Westran, Boarder, Un, 21, Railway Spring Viceman, Yorkshire Intake


    6. [S195] International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, (www.familysearch.org;), baptism of Charles Western, son of John Western and Ann, 24 Jan 1840, Handsworth, Yorkshire (extracted from registers) (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S112] Civil Registration Death Indexes 1837-, General Register Office, death registration of Charles Westran, 53, Derby 7b 287, June quarter 1894 (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S205] FreeBMD, (www.freebmd.org.uk;), marriages of Charles Western and Eliza Dalton share reference Sheffield 9c 327, December quarter 1861 (Reliability: 2).

    9. [S113] Civil Registration Marriage Indexes, General Register Office, (1837-;), marriages of Charles Westran and Ann Moss share reference Derby 7b 766, March quarter 1891 (Reliability: 3).