Benjamin DAWSON

Male Abt 1829 - 1903  (~ 74 years)


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  • Name Benjamin DAWSON 
    Born Abt 1829  Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 29 Oct 1829  All Hallows parish church, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1841  Top of Town, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1850 
    Weaver 
    Residence 1850  Farnley Tyas, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1851 
    Hand loom weaver 
    Residence 1851  Hunter Nab, Farnley Tyas, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1856 
    Fancy hand loom weaver 
    Occupation 1861 
    Fancy weaver 
    Residence 1861  Kaye Lane, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1871 
    Woollen weaver 
    Residence 1871  Northgate, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1875 
    Labourer 
    Occupation 1877 
    Labourer 
    Occupation 1881 
    Worsted weaver 
    Residence 1881  Northgate, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1891 
    Mason (stone) 
    Residence 1891  Northgate, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1901 
    Mason, out of work 
    Residence 1901  Lodging House, Commercial Road, Skelmanthorpe, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died Jul 1903  Almondbury Bank, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 7 Jul 1903  Almondbury cemetery, plot 43, section J, family grave, unconsecrated ground Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I227  JUBB proven
    Last Modified 25 Jan 2017 

    Father Benjamin DAWSON,   b. 17 Jan 1799, Emley Park, Emley, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1871, Northgate, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Mary HAIGH,   b. Abt 1806, Smithy Place, Honley, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1883, Northgate, Almondbury, Huddersfield FURTHER RESEARCH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Married 31 Mar 1822  All Hallows parish church, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F115  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sarah HARTLEY,   b. 27 Aug 1830, Moldgreen, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1881, Northgate, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Married 19 May 1850  All Hallows parish church, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • A William GARNER was a witness at the marriage of Arthur & Mary Jane JUBB in 1877 and this was NOT at the same church
    Children 
     1. Anne DAWSON,   b. Abt 1850, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1874, FURTHER RESEARCH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 25 years)
     2. George DAWSON,   b. Abt 1851, Honley, Huddersfield, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1925, 67 Northgate, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years)
     3. Jabez DAWSON,   b. 1854, Huddersfield reg dist, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1922, Huddersfield reg dist, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     4. Mary Jane DAWSON,   b. 6 May 1856, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1940, Huddersfield, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     5. Melinda DAWSON,   b. 1859, Huddersfield reg dist, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1866, Birks, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 7 years)
     6. Nelson DAWSON,   b. 1862, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1866, Birks, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)
     7. Joshua Haigh DAWSON,   b. 1864, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1930, 17 Watercroft, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     8. Stephen DAWSON,   b. 1867, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1910  (Age > 44 years)
     9. Sarah Elizabeth DAWSON,   b. 1869, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1874, Northgate, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)
     10. Clara DAWSON,   b. 1871,   d. Jun 1872, Northgate, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2017 
    Family ID F19  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ellen TAYLOR,   b. Abt 1844, Netherton or South Crosland, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1911  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Married 1882  Huddersfield reg dist, WRY Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
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    Children 
     1. Fanny DAWSON,   b. 13 Sep 1882, Almondbury, Huddersfield Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1939  (Age > 58 years)
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2017 
    Family ID F114  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Farnley Tyas, Hunter's Nab 1
    Farnley Tyas, Hunter's Nab 1
    Hunter's Nab, Farnley Tyas
    Hunter's Nab, Farnley Tyas
    DAWSON's 3 graves, Benjamin sen & jnr & Wm Haigh, Almondbury cemetery POSSIBLY
    DAWSON's 3 graves, Benjamin sen & jnr & Wm Haigh, Almondbury cemetery POSSIBLY

  • Notes 
    • Northgate, Almondbury - 1881 given as fourth house from one end

  • Sources 
    1. [S12] Ancestry PRs.

    2. [S47] Cemetery records.

    3. [S103] Marriage certificate.

    4. [S69] FreeBMD.