Joseph Rigg1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9

M, b. 11 March 1861, d. 25 August 1938
Joseph Rigg
FatherJohn Rigg10,11,1,2,3,4,12 b. 1829, d. 19 Apr 1887
MotherRuth Pearson13,1,14,2,3,4 b. 1829, d. 13 Jan 1897
Relationship2nd great-granduncle of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsThomas Rigg Descendancy Chart
           Joseph Rigg was born on 11 March 1861 at 55 Market Street, Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England..15,16,17,18,19,20,21
     Joseph Rigg appears as Joseph Rigg, age 1 month, in the census of April 1861 at Dalton, Lancashire, England,in the household of John Rigg as his son; James Healey, age 28, was also enumerated with this family as a journeyman shoemaker, probably under John's tutelage. Ann Hurst, age 13, was a house servant to the family.2 Joseph Rigg resided in April 1861 at Dalton, England, with John Rigg and Ruth Pearson, his parents, as well as with Thomas Rigg, John Ashburner Rigg, Hannah Mary Rigg and Elizabeth Jane Rigg, his siblings..22,2
     Joseph Rigg appears as Joseph Rigg, age 10, in the census of 1871 at Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England,in the household of John Rigg as his son.3 Joseph Rigg resided in 1871 at 161 Dalton, Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England, with his parents, John and Ruth, and his siblings: Thomas, John, Hannah, Elizabeth, William, Ruth, Septimus, and Reuben.3
     Joseph Rigg appears as Joseph Rigg, age 20, in the census of 1881 at Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England,in the household of John Rigg as his son.4 Joseph Rigg resided in 1881 at 22 Market Street, Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England, with his parents and siblings: William, Ruth Ann, twins Septimus and Reuben, and Hannah and her husband Seth Smith and their daughter, Margaret.4
     Joseph Rigg married Mary Eleanor Postlethwaite on 25 July 1888 at Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England.6,5,23,7,8,24
     Joseph Rigg, age x, appears as head of household in the census of 1891 in Dalton, Lancashire, England, with Mary Eleanor Postlethwaite and John Robert Rigg.7 Joseph Rigg and Mary Eleanor Postlethwaite resided in 1891 at 2 Wellington Street, Dalton, Lancashire, England, with their young son, John.7
     Joseph Rigg, age 40, appears as head of household in the census of 1901 in Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England, with Mary Eleanor Postlethwaite, John Robert Rigg, Dora Elizabeth Rigg and Nellie Rigg. Emma Kelly, age 25, born in Ulverston, was also enumerated on this household as the family's general domestic servant.8 Joseph Rigg and Mary Eleanor Postlethwaite resided in 1901 at 1 Wellington Street, Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England, with their children: John, Dora, and Nellie.8
     Joseph Rigg, age 50, appears as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 at 55 Market Street, Dalton-In-Furness, England, with Mary Eleanor Postlethwaite, John Robert Rigg, Dora Elizabeth Rigg and Nellie Rigg. A servant, Mary Ann Simpson, age 26, was also enumerated with this family.9 Joseph Rigg and Mary Eleanor Postlethwaite resided in April 1911 at 55 Market Street, Dalton, England, with their children: John, Dora, and Nellie.25
     Joseph Rigg died on 25 August 1938 at Ridge House, FairView, Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England, at age 77.26,27

Family

Mary Eleanor Postlethwaite b. c 1864, d. 1958
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1861Dalton, Lancashire, EnglandJoseph Rigg appears as Joseph Rigg, age 1 month, in the census of April 1861 at Dalton, Lancashire, England,in the household of John Rigg as his son; James Healey, age 28, was also enumerated with this family as a journeyman shoemaker, probably under John's tutelage. Ann Hurst, age 13, was a house servant to the family.2
1871Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, EnglandJoseph Rigg appears as Joseph Rigg, age 10, in the census of 1871 at Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England,in the household of John Rigg as his son.3
1881Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, EnglandJoseph Rigg appears as Joseph Rigg, age 20, in the census of 1881 at Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England,in the household of John Rigg as his son.4
1891Dalton, Lancashire, EnglandJoseph Rigg, age x, appears as head of household in the census of 1891 in Dalton, Lancashire, England, with Mary Eleanor Postlethwaite and John Robert Rigg.7
1901Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, EnglandJoseph Rigg, age 40, appears as head of household in the census of 1901 in Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England, with Mary Eleanor Postlethwaite, John Robert Rigg, Dora Elizabeth Rigg and Nellie Rigg. Emma Kelly, age 25, born in Ulverston, was also enumerated on this household as the family's general domestic servant.8
191155 Market Street, Dalton-In-Furness, EnglandJoseph Rigg, age 50, appears as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 at 55 Market Street, Dalton-In-Furness, England, with Mary Eleanor Postlethwaite, John Robert Rigg, Dora Elizabeth Rigg and Nellie Rigg. A servant, Mary Ann Simpson, age 26, was also enumerated with this family.9

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
April 1861Dalton, EnglandJoseph Rigg resided in April 1861 at Dalton, England, with John Rigg and Ruth Pearson, his parents, as well as with Thomas Rigg, John Ashburner Rigg, Hannah Mary Rigg and Elizabeth Jane Rigg, his siblings..22,2
1871161 Dalton, Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, EnglandJoseph Rigg resided in 1871 at 161 Dalton, Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England, with his parents, John and Ruth, and his siblings: Thomas, John, Hannah, Elizabeth, William, Ruth, Septimus, and Reuben.3
188122 Market Street, Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, EnglandHe resided in 1881 at 22 Market Street, Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England, with his parents and siblings: William, Ruth Ann, twins Septimus and Reuben, and Hannah and her husband Seth Smith and their daughter, Margaret.4
18912 Wellington Street, Dalton, Lancashire, EnglandHe and Mary Eleanor Postlethwaite resided in 1891 at 2 Wellington Street, Dalton, Lancashire, England, with their young son, John.7
19011 Wellington Street, Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, EnglandJoseph Rigg and Mary Eleanor Postlethwaite resided in 1901 at 1 Wellington Street, Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England, with their children: John, Dora, and Nellie.8
April 191155 Market Street, Dalton, EnglandJoseph Rigg and Mary Eleanor Postlethwaite resided in April 1911 at 55 Market Street, Dalton, England, with their children: John, Dora, and Nellie.25

Citations

  1. [S800] Lynn Ransom Burton, Baptisms at St. Mary, Dalton in Furness, 1859-1866, Joseph Rigg, 23 March, 1861; Register: Baptisms from the Bishop's Transcripts, Page 67, Entry 529; Source: LDS Film 1040305.
  2. [S494] 1861 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton, England, GSU Roll 543090.
  3. [S471] 1871 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll 848078.
  4. [S477] 1881 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll 1342023.
  5. [S217] England and Wales, Free BMD Marriage Index:1837-1983: Joseph Rigg and Mary Eleanor Postlethwaite, 1888 (Jul-Aug-Sep Quarter); Volume 8e, Page 1245.
  6. [S540] Joseph Rigg and Mary Eleanor Postlethwaite, British Isles Vital Records Index, Second Edition, Marriage FHL Film 1471900 (1863-1905).
  7. [S387] 1891 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton, England, GSU Roll 6098588.
  8. [S512] 1901 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll unknown cd7.
  9. [S1087] 1911 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England.
  10. [S227] Unknown volume, Joseph Rigg's Birth Certificate: shows father as John Rigg, 6 apr 1861, unknown repository.
  11. [S983] England Births and Christenings: Joseph Rigg, 23 March 1861; Dalton-In-Furness; shows father as John Rigg, Ancestry.com.
  12. [S997] Family Search Website, online www.pilot.familysearch.org, England Marriages, 1700-1900; Joseph Rigg and Mary Eleanor Postlethwaite; shows the father of the groom as Joh Rigg.
  13. [S227] Unknown volume, Joseph Rigg's Birth Certificate: shows mother as Ruth Pearson, 6 apr 1861, unknown repository.
  14. [S983] England Births and Christenings: Joseph Rigg, 23 March 1861; Dalton-In-Furness; shows mother as Ruth Rigg, Ancestry.com.
  15. [S227] Unknown volume, Joseph Rigg's Birth Certificate: Birthdate and place, 6 apr 1861, unknown repository.
  16. [S494] 1861 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton, England, GSU Roll 543090, shows age one month.
  17. [S471] 1871 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll 848078, shows age 10.
  18. [S477] 1881 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll 1342023, shows age 20 and birthplace as Dalton.
  19. [S387] 1891 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton, England, GSU Roll 6098588, shows age 30 and birthplace as Dalton.
  20. [S512] 1901 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll shows age 40 and birthplace as Dalton-In-Furness.
  21. [S1087] 1911 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, shows his age as 50 and his birthplace as 55 Market Street, Dalton.
  22. [S227] Unknown volume, Joseph Rigg's Birth Certificate, 6 apr 1861, unknown repository.
  23. [S997] Family Search Website, online www.pilot.familysearch.org, England Marriages, 1700-1900; Joseph Rigg and Mary Eleanor Postlethwaite; Batch Number: M00516-5; Date Range: 1863-1905; Record Group: England VR; Film Number: 1471900.
  24. [S1087] 1911 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, shows that the couple has been married for 22 years.
  25. [S1087] 1911 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, shows residence.
  26. [S1184] England & Wales, National Probate Calendar, 1858-1966 , Joseph Rigg; shows his death date as 25 August 1938 at Ridge House, FairView, Dalton-In-Furness.
  27. [S515] Letter, Nelle Large to Phyllis Bruce, 16 December, 2005 31 December 1991.
  28. [S997] Family Search Website, online www.pilot.familysearch.org, England Baptisms, 1700-1900; John Robert Rigg; shows father as Joseph Rigg.
  29. [S387] 1891 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton, England, GSU Roll 6098588, shows the son of Joseph Rigg as John R. Rigg.
  30. [S512] 1901 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll shows the son of Joseph Rigg as John RIgg.
  31. [S1087] 1911 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, shows the son of Joseph Rigg as John Rigg.
  32. [S512] 1901 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll shows the daughter of Joseph Rigg as Dora Rigg.
  33. [S1087] 1911 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, shows the daughter of Joseph Rigg as Dora Rigg.
  34. [S1093] Dora Rigg, Victorian Manifest of Passengers, 12 August 1922, shows her father as J. Rigg, Dalton, RG 85as viewed on Ancestry.com.
  35. [S1093] Dora Rigg, Victorian Manifest of Passengers, 12 August 1922, shows her father as Mr. J. Rigg, Garden Lea, Dalton, RG 85as viewed on Ancestry.com.
  36. [S1498] England, Select Births and Christenings: Nellie Rigg; Baptism Date: 12 April 1896; Baptism Palce: Dalton-In-Furness; Father: Joseph Rigg; Mother: Mary Eleanor Rigg, 1538-1975, Ancestry.com.
  37. [S512] 1901 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll shows the daughter of Joseph Rigg as Nellie Rigg.
  38. [S1087] 1911 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, shows the daughter of Joseph Rigg as Nellie Rigg.