Thomas Blackburn1

M, b. 30 August 1831, d. 25 March 1908
           Thomas Blackburn was born on 30 August 1831 at Toronto, Canada..1
     Thomas Blackburn married Margaret Smith, daughter of Thomas Smith and Ann Bamford, on 2 November 1859 at St John's, Preston, England. Witnesses were James Smith, brother of the bride, and Mary Blackburn.1
     Thomas Blackburn, age x, appears as head of household in the census of 1861 in Gamull Lane End, Ribbleton, Preston, England, with.1
     Thomas Blackburn, age 39, appears as head of household in the census of 1871 in Railway Hotel on Gammer Lane, Fulwood, Lancashire, England, with Margaret Blackburn, Agnes Smith Blackburn, Ann Blackburn, Mary Blackburn and Thomas Blackburn.2
     Margaret died on 4 April 1876 at Lancashire, England, leaving Thomas a widower. At age 37 She died from a Post partum haemorrhage and exhaustion. Certified by James A. Rigby. Her death was registered 6th April 1876 by Alice Blackburn, mother in law, of Moss Hale, Claughton, Lancashire. The registrar was Richard Cookson.1
     Thomas Blackburn, age 48, appears as head of household in the census of 1881 in Gammul Lane, Ribbleton, Preston, England, with.1
     Thomas Blackburn, age 59, appears as head of household in the census of 1891 in 354 Ribbleton Lane, Preston, England, with.1
     Thomas Blackburn, age 69, appears as head of household in the census of 1901 in 283 Ribbleton Lane, Preston, England, with.1
     Thomas Blackburn died on 25 March 1908 at 283 Ribbleton Lane, Preston, Lancashire, England, at age 76.3 He was buried on 30 March 1908 at Preston Cemetery, Preston, England, in Grave No. 068.1

Family

Margaret Smith b. Dec 1838, d. 4 Apr 1876
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1861Gamull Lane End, Ribbleton, Preston, EnglandThomas Blackburn, age x, appears as head of household in the census of 1861 in Gamull Lane End, Ribbleton, Preston, England, with.1
1871Railway Hotel on Gammer Lane, Fulwood, Lancashire, EnglandThomas Blackburn, age 39, appears as head of household in the census of 1871 in Railway Hotel on Gammer Lane, Fulwood, Lancashire, England, with Margaret Blackburn, Agnes Smith Blackburn, Ann Blackburn, Mary Blackburn and Thomas Blackburn.2
1881Gammul Lane, Ribbleton, Preston, EnglandThomas Blackburn, age 48, appears as head of household in the census of 1881 in Gammul Lane, Ribbleton, Preston, England, with.1
1891354 Ribbleton Lane, Preston, EnglandThomas Blackburn, age 59, appears as head of household in the census of 1891 in 354 Ribbleton Lane, Preston, England, with.1
1901283 Ribbleton Lane, Preston, EnglandThomas Blackburn, age 69, appears as head of household in the census of 1901 in 283 Ribbleton Lane, Preston, England, with.1

Citations

  1. [S1187] Joanne Smith Campbell, GEDCOM File for James & Margaret Livesey Smith.
  2. [S471] 1871 England Census, Lancashire County, Fulwood, England, GSU Roll 846959.
  3. [S1184] England & Wales, National Probate Calendar, 1858-1966 , Thomas Blackburn of 283 Ribbleton Lane, Preston, Lancashire; shows death date as 25 March 1908.
  4. [S850] England and Wales Christening Records: Alice Blackburn; shows father as Thomas Blackburn, 1530-1906, Ancestry.com.