Florence Elizabeth Gawthorpe

ID# 22011, b. about May 1860
Birth:
Florence Elizabeth Gawthorpe was born about May 1860 at Gorton, Chorlton R.D., Lancashire, England.


Florence Elizabeth Gawthorpe was the daughter of William Gawthorpe and Frances Morris.
Florence Elizabeth Gawthorpe appeared in the 1861 census at
Stockport Road, Gorton, Lancashire, England.
On 7 April 1861:-

GAWTHORPE, William Head Mar 46 Agent & Accountant Leeds, Yorkshire
GAWTHORPE, Frances Wife Mar 32 - Manchester, Lancashire
GAWTHORPE, Emily Dau Unm 19 - London
GAWTHORPE, Frances M E Dau Unm 5? - Linden, Lancashire
GAWTHORPE, Margaret Dau Unm 4 - Linden, Lancashire
GAWTHORPE, Eliza Dau - 2 - Linden, Lancashire
GAWTHORPE, Florence E Dau - 1 - Gorton, Lancashire
HOLLIDAY, Sarah Servant - 16 House Servant Silverdale, Lancashire

RG number: RG09 Piece: 2875 Folio: 48 Page: 48
Registration District: Chorlton Sub District: 2 Ardwick
Enumeration District: 38 Ecclesiastical Parish: St Thomas Civil Parish: Gorton
Address: Stockport Road, Gorton, Lancashire.


Elizabeth Dearnaley

ID# 22012, b. about May 1867, d. about February 1926
Her married name was Elizabeth Dearnaley.
Elizabeth Dearnaley was also recorded as Elizabeth Dernelly.
She was also recorded as Elizabeth Dearnley.
From about May 1905, her married name was Wright.
Birth:
Elizabeth Dearnaley was born about May 1867 at Preston, Lancashire, England.


Elizabeth Dearnaley was the daughter of William Dearnaley and Alice Newsham.

Marriage:
Elizabeth Dearnaley married Israel Wright about May 1905 at Spinkhill I.C.Roman Catholic Chapel, Eckington, Chesterfield R.D., Derbyshire, England,
Am assuming that this is the correct marriage although Elizabeth's recorded age in the 1911 census does not match.


Death:
Elizabeth Dearnaley died about February 1926 at Chesterfield R.D., Derbyshire, England,
Indexed as Elizabeth Wright, aged 59.

Elizabeth Dearnaley appeared in the 1871 census at
Clarendon Street, Great Bolton, Bolton, Lancashire, England.
On 2 April 1871:-

DEARNALEY, William Head Mar 28 Labourer Makinfield, Lancashire
DEARNALEY, Alice Wife Mar 23 - Preston, Lancashire
DEARNALEY, Elizabeth Dau - 4 - Preston, Lancashire
DEARNALEY, John W Son - 3 - Preston, Lancashire
DEARNALEY, Rose H Dau - 1 - Preston, Lancashire

RG number: RG10 Piece: 3939 Folio: 48 Page: 33
Registration District: Bolton Sub District: Bolton Eastern
Enumeration District: 13
Civil Parish: Great Bolton Municipal Borough: Bolton
Address: Clarendon Street, Great Bolton, Bolton, Lancashire.



Elizabeth Dearnaley appeared in the 1881 census at
15 Charles Street, Ince in Makerfield, Wigan, Lancashire, England.
On 3 April 1881:-

DEARNLEY, Alice Head Wid 33 - Preston, Lancashire
DEARNLEY, Elizabeth Dau Sngl 14 Throstle Spinner Cotton Mill Preston, Lancashire
DEARNLEY, John Son Sngl 13 Scholar Preston, Lancashire
DEARNLEY, Rose Ann Dau Sngl 11 Scholar Preston, Lancashire
DEARNLEY, Joseph Son Sngl 7 Scholar Ince, Lancashire
DEARNLEY, Mary Dau Sngl 2 - Ince, Lancashire
DEWHURST, Joseph Lodger Mar 30 Iron Wks Pudler Preston, Lancashire

RG number: RG11 Piece: 3776 Folio: 46 Page: 37
Registration District: Wigan Sub District: Hindley
Civil Parish: Ince in Makerfield
Address: 15, Charles St, Ince In Makerfield, Lancashire.



Elizabeth Dearnaley appeared in the 1891 census at
13 Charles Street, Ince in Makerfield, Lancashire, England.
On 5 April 1891:-

MURPHY, Daniel Head Mar 45 Iron Worker Ireland
MURPHY, Alice Wife Mar 43 - Preston, Lancashire
MURPHY, Lawrence Son Sngl 20 Drawer In Pit Liverpool,Lancashire
MURPHY, Mary Jane Dau Sngl 15 Cotton Operative Ince-in-Makerfield, Lancashire
MURPHY, James Son - 13 Cider Labourer Ince-in-Makerfield, Lancashire
MURPHY, Robert Son - 9 - Ince-in-Makerfield, Lancashire
MURPHY, Thomas Son - 7 - Ince-in-Makerfield, Lancashire
MURPHY, Alice Dau - 4 - Ince-in-Makerfield, Lancashire
MURPHY, Danne Son - 3 - Ince-in-Makerfield, Lancashire
DEARNLEY, Elizabeth Dau M? 24 Domestic Servant Preston, Lancashire
DEARNLEY, John Wm Son Sngl 23 Labourer In Coal Miner Preston, Lancashire
DEARNLEY, Rose Ann Dau Sngl 21 Cotton Operative Preston, Lancashire
DEARNLEY, Joseph Son Sngl 17 Iron Worker Preston, Lancashire

RG number: RG12 Piece: 3061 Folio: 95 Page: 28
Registration District: Wigan Sub District: Hindley
Enumeration District: 28 Ecclesiastical Parish: Christchurch
Civil Parish: Ince in Makerfield
Address: 13, Charles Street, Ince in Makerfield, Lancashire.



Elizabeth Dearnaley appeared in the 1901 census at
7 Jackson Street, Ince in Makerfield, Lancashire, England.
On 31 March 1901:-

MURPHY, Daniel Head Mar 56 Iron Worker Labourer Ireland
MURPHY, Alice Wife Mar 53 - Preston, Lancashire
MURPHY, Robert Son Sngl 19 Labourer Coal Mine Under Ground Preston, Lancashire
MURPHY, Thomas Son Sngl 17 Labourer Coal Mine Under Ground Preston, Lancashire
MURPHY, Alice Dau Sngl 15 Cotton Weaver Preston, Lancashire
MURPHY, Daniel L Son - 13 Labourer At Brewery (Beer) Preston, Lancashire
DEARNLEY, Elizabeth Dau Sngl 34 (Domestic) Preston, Lancashire
DEARNLEY, John W Son Sngl 32 Coal Hewer Under Ground Preston, Lancashire
NEWSHAM, James Bro-in-law Mar 52 Saw Shed Labourer Preston, Lancashire

RG number: RG13 Piece: 3565 Folio: 101 Page: 17
Registration District: Wigan Sub District: Hindley
Enumeration District: 40 Ecclesiastical Parish: Ince in Makerfield Christ Church
Civil Parish: Ince in Makerfield
Address: 7, Jackson Street, Ince in Makerfield, Lancashire.



Elizabeth Dearnaley appeared in the 1911 census at
Ashley Field, Killamarsh, near Sheffield, Derbyshire, England.
On 2 April 1911:-

WRIGHT, Israel Head Mar 33 Blacksmith Colliery Wakefield Yorks
WRIGHT, Elizabeth Wife Mar 5 yrs 33* - Preston Lancs

* as written - Elizabeth appears to have 'lost' 10 years.

RG number: RG14 Piece: 21159 Reference: RG14PN21159 RG78PN1259 RD438 SD4 ED29 SN151
Registration District: Chesterfield Sub District: Eckington
Enumeration District: 29 Parish: Killamarsh
Address: Ashley Field, Killamarsh Near Sheffield, Derbyshire.


Israel Wright

ID# 22013, b. 27 June 1877, d. about November 1946
Birth:
Israel Wright was born on 27 June 1877 at Wakefield, Yorkshire, England.


Marriage:
Israel Wright married Elizabeth Dearnaley, daughter of William Dearnaley and Alice Newsham, about May 1905 at Spinkhill I.C.Roman Catholic Chapel, Eckington, Chesterfield R.D., Derbyshire, England,
Am assuming that this is the correct marriage although Elizabeth's recorded age in the 1911 census does not match.


Marriage:
Israel Wright married Catherine Jane Pritchard about May 1928 at Spinkhill I.C.Roman Catholic Chapel, Eckington, Chesterfield R.D., Derbyshire, England.


Death:
Israel Wright died about November 1946 at Chesterfield R.D., Derbyshire, England,
recorded as aged 69.

Israel Wright appeared in the 1911 census at
Ashley Field, Killamarsh, Near Sheffield, Derbyshire, England.
On 2 April 1911:-

WRIGHT, Israel Head Mar 33 Blacksmith Colliery Wakefield Yorks
WRIGHT, Elizabeth Wife Mar 5 yrs 33* - Preston Lancs

* as written - Elizabeth appears to have 'lost' 10 years.

RG number: RG14 Piece: 21159 Reference: RG14PN21159 RG78PN1259 RD438 SD4 ED29 SN151
Registration District: Chesterfield Sub District: Eckington
Enumeration District: 29 Parish: Killamarsh
Address: Ashley Field, Killamarsh Near Sheffield, Derbyshire.



Israel Wright appeared in the 1939 register at
19 Westthorpe Road, Chesterfield R.D., Derbyshire, England.
In September 1939:-

Believed to be:
WRIGHT, Israel 27 Jun 1877 Married Collier & Blacksmith
WRIGHT, Catherine 10 Sep 1887 Married Unpaid Domestic Duties
Schedule No. 71.


Joseph Holdsworth

ID# 22014, b. about 1800
Joseph Holdsworth was also recorded as Joseph Hallsworth.
Birth:
Joseph Holdsworth was born about 1800.

Occupation:
Joseph Holdsworth was a Weaver - recorded at son Edwin's 1848 marriage.

Child of Joseph Holdsworth

Robert Darnley

ID# 22016, b. 1884
Birth:
Robert Darnley was born in 1884 at Forres, Moray, Scotland.


Robert Darnley was the son of John Darnley and Jessie Mary McLennan.
Robert Darnley appeared in the 1891 census at
Market Street, Forres, Moray, Scotland.
On 5 April 1891:-

DARNLEY, John Head Mar 50 Labourer General Lanark, Lanarkshire see John Darnley
DARNLEY, Jessie M Wife Mar 48 - Tain, Ross & Cromarty
DARNLEY, Duncan Son - 10 Scholar Forres, Moray
DARNLEY, Robert Son - 6 Scholar Forres, Moray
DARNLEY, James Peterkin* Grandchild - 2 - - see James Peterkin Darnley

Piece: 137 Folio: 8 Page: 7
Registration District: Forres Civil Parish: Forres
Address: Market Street, Forres, Moray

* perhaps son of Elizabeth, Margaret or Mary Ann?
from transcription only.



Robert Darnley appeared in the 1901 census at
2 Iowa Place, Forres, Moray, Scotland.
On 31 March 1901:-

DARNLEY, John Head Widr 60 General Labourer New Monkland, Lanark see John Darnley
DARNLEY, Margt Dau Sngl 34 Housekeeper Forres, Morayshire
DARNLEY, Mary Dau Sngl 28 Cook (Domestic) Lossiemouth, Morayshire
DARNLEY, John Son Sngl 26 Carter Lossiemouth, Morayshire
DARNLEY, Duncan J Son Sngl 20 Apprentice Mason Lossiemouth, Morayshire
DARNLEY, Robert Son Sngl 16 Apprentice Baker Forres, Morayshire
DARNLEY, James Nephew - 12 Scholar Forres, Morayshire see James Peterkin Darnley

Piece: 137 Folio: 8 Page: 23
Registration District: Forres Civil Parish: Forres
Address: 2, Iowa Place, Forres, Moray

from transcription only.


Margaret Mitchell

ID# 22017, b. 1868
From about May 1891, her married name was Darnley.
Birth:
Margaret Mitchell was born in 1868 at Boharm, Banffshire, Scotland.


Margaret Mitchell was the daughter of Charles Mitchell and Ann Watt.

Marriage:
Margaret Mitchell married Andrew Darnley, son of John Darnley and Jessie Mary McLennan, about May 1891.


Residence:
in March 1916 Margaret Mitchell lived at Loanhead Dyke, Brodie, Forres, Elgin, Scotland.

Margaret Mitchell appeared in the 1901 census at
Covesea Village Ploughmans House, Drainie, Moray, Scotland.
On 31 March 1901:-

DARNLEY, Andrew Head Mar 32 Ploughman Forres, Elgin
DARNLEY, Margaret Wife Mar 31 - Boharm, Banff
DARNLEY, Mary Ann Dau - 10 Scholar Rafford, Elgin
DARNLEY, Andrew Son - 9 Scholar Boharm, Banff
DARNLEY, John Son - 4 - Spynie, Elgin
DARNLEY, Louis A Son - 2 - Kinloss, Elgin
DARNLEY, William R Son - 1 - Kinloss, Elgin

Piece: 130 Folio: 7 Page: 9
Registration District: Drainie Civil Parish: Drainie
Address: Covesea Village Ploughmans House, Drainie, Moray

from transcription only.


Children of Margaret Mitchell and Andrew Darnley

Mary Ann Darnley

ID# 22018, b. 1891
Birth:
Mary Ann Darnley was born in 1891 at Rafford, Elgin, Scotland.


Mary Ann Darnley was the daughter of Andrew Darnley and Margaret Mitchell.
Mary Ann Darnley appeared in the 1901 census at
Covesea Village Ploughmans House, Drainie, Moray, Scotland.
On 31 March 1901:-

DARNLEY, Andrew Head Mar 32 Ploughman Forres, Elgin
DARNLEY, Margaret Wife Mar 31 - Boharm, Banff
DARNLEY, Mary Ann Dau - 10 Scholar Rafford, Elgin
DARNLEY, Andrew Son - 9 Scholar Boharm, Banff
DARNLEY, John Son - 4 - Spynie, Elgin
DARNLEY, Louis A Son - 2 - Kinloss, Elgin
DARNLEY, William R Son - 1 - Kinloss, Elgin

Piece: 130 Folio: 7 Page: 9
Registration District: Drainie Civil Parish: Drainie
Address: Covesea Village Ploughmans House, Drainie, Moray

from transcription only.


Andrew Darnley

ID# 22019, b. 23 September 1891
Birth:
Andrew Darnley was born on 23 September 1891 at Boharm, Banff, Scotland.


Andrew Darnley was the son of Andrew Darnley and Margaret Mitchell.

Emigration:
Andrew Darnley emigrated in 1913 to Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia.
Passenger number: 269
Mr Andrew Darnley; Farm Labr; age: 21
Demosthenes
The Demosthenes

Departure: 3 Apr 1913
Departure port: LONDON
Destination: Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
Ship name: Demosthenes
Ship official number: 129362
Ship master's: A. Robb
Shipping line: ABERDEEN LINE
Ship destination port: Brisbane
Ship destination country: Australia
Ship square feet: 15.481
Ship registered tonnage: 7034
Number of passengers: 831
Record set: Passenger Lists leaving UK 1890-1960.



Military Service:
Andrew Darnley began military service on 8 February 1916 at Melbourne, Victoria, Australia,
Andrew served in the A.I.F.
from AIF records:
Regimental number: 536
Religion: Presbyterian
Occupation: Farmer
Address: Glenelgan, Swan Hill, Victoria
Marital status: Single
Age at embarkation: 24
Next of kin: Father, A Darnley, Morayshire, Forbes, Scotland
Enlistment date: 8 February 1916
Rank on enlistment: Private
Unit name: 38th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number     23/55/1
Embarkation details: Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal Roll: Private
Unit from Nominal Roll: 38th Battalion
Fate: Returned to Australia 8 July 1919
see The AIF Project.


Residence:
about 1930 Andrew Darnley lived at Bunyip, Victoria, Australia.

Andrew Darnley appeared in the 1901 census at
Covesea Village Ploughmans House, Drainie, Moray, Scotland.
On 31 March 1901:-

DARNLEY, Andrew Head Mar 32 Ploughman Forres, Elgin
DARNLEY, Margaret Wife Mar 31 - Boharm, Banff
DARNLEY, Mary Ann Dau - 10 Scholar Rafford, Elgin
DARNLEY, Andrew Son - 9 Scholar Boharm, Banff
DARNLEY, John Son - 4 - Spynie, Elgin
DARNLEY, Louis A Son - 2 - Kinloss, Elgin
DARNLEY, William R Son - 1 - Kinloss, Elgin

Piece: 130 Folio: 7 Page: 9
Registration District: Drainie Civil Parish: Drainie
Address: Covesea Village Ploughmans House, Drainie, Moray

from transcription only.


John Darnley

ID# 22020, b. 27 October 1896, d. 16 April 1916
Birth:
John Darnley was born on 27 October 1896 at Spynie, Elgin, Scotland.


John Darnley was the son of Andrew Darnley and Margaret Mitchell.

Death:
John Darnley died on 16 April 1916 at age 19 years, 5 months and 20 days
In Memory of
Private John Darnley
1655, 1st/6th Bn., Seaforth Highlanders who died on 16 April 1916 Age 19
Son of Andrew and Margaret Darnley, of Loanhead Dyke, Brodie, Forres, Elgin.
Remembered with Honour
Maroeuil British Cemetery.

John Darnley appeared in the 1901 census at
Covesea Village Ploughmans House, Drainie, Moray, Scotland.
On 31 March 1901:-

DARNLEY, Andrew Head Mar 32 Ploughman Forres, Elgin
DARNLEY, Margaret Wife Mar 31 - Boharm, Banff
DARNLEY, Mary Ann Dau - 10 Scholar Rafford, Elgin
DARNLEY, Andrew Son - 9 Scholar Boharm, Banff
DARNLEY, John Son - 4 - Spynie, Elgin
DARNLEY, Louis A Son - 2 - Kinloss, Elgin
DARNLEY, William R Son - 1 - Kinloss, Elgin

Piece: 130 Folio: 7 Page: 9
Registration District: Drainie Civil Parish: Drainie
Address: Covesea Village Ploughmans House, Drainie, Moray

from transcription only.