Henry Bamford1,2,3,4,5

M, b. 1804, d. 2 November 1889
           Henry Bamford was born in 1804 at Lancashire, England..6
     Henry Bamford married Jane Smith, daughter of James Smith and Margaret Beardsworth, on 7 May 1833 at St. Mary's Church, Penwortham, Lancashire, England. By W. Browne, Curator. Witnesses were Margaret Smith, sister of the bride, and George Bamford, brother of the groom.2,3,4,7,8
     Henry Bamford, age 25, appears as head of household in the census of 1841 in Penwortham, Lancashire, England, with Jane Smith, Margaret Bamford, Robert Bamford and Henry Bamford.1   
     Henry Bamford, age x, appears as head of household in the census of 1851 in Penwortham, Lancashire, England, with Jane Smith, Margaret Bamford, Robert Bamford, Henry Bamford, Margaret Elizabeth Bamford, Ann Smith, Elizabeth Smith, John Smith and Mary Smith.2   
     Henry Bamford, age 54, appears as head of household in the census of 1861 in Penwortham, Lancashire, England, with Jane Smith, Margaret Bamford, Robert Bamford, Henry Bamford, Margaret Elizabeth Bamford, Ann Smith, Mary Smith and John Smith.3   
     Henry Bamford, age 61, appears as head of household in the census of 1871 in Penwortham, Lancashire, England, with Jane Smith, Margaret Bamford, Margaret Elizabeth Bamford, Henry Bamford, Ann Smith, Mary Smith, Margaret Ellen Smith and Margaret Smith.4    Henry Bamford was an informant to the death of Margaret Smith, his sister-in-law, on 3 May 1871, in Penwortham, Lancashire, England; from senile decay for some years.9
     Jane died on 25 March 1880 at Penwortham, Lancashire, England, at age 81 leaving Henry a widower.10,11
     Henry Bamford, age 73, appears as head of household in the census of 1881 in Penwortham, Lancashire, England, with Margaret Bamford, Henry Bamford, Margaret Elizabeth Bamford and Margaret Ellen Smith. (an unknown value.)5   
     Henry Bamford wrote a will on 3 February 1885 at Lancashire, England. Robert Bamford, Henry Bamford, Margaret Bamford, Margaret Elizabeth Bamford, John Smith, Mary Smith and Margaret Ellen Smith were listed as heirs. Executors to the will were his son Robert Bamford and his nephew John Smith.12
     Henry Bamford died on 2 November 1889 at Penwortham, England.13 He was buried in November 1889 at St. Mary's Church, Penwortham, Lancashire, England. He is buried with his wife, Jane and two daughters, Margaret and Margaret Elizabeth.13

Family

Jane Smith b. Aug 1798, d. 25 Mar 1880
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1841Penwortham, Lancashire, EnglandHenry Bamford, age 25, appears as head of household in the census of 1841 in Penwortham, Lancashire, England, with Jane Smith, Margaret Bamford, Robert Bamford and Henry Bamford.1
1851Penwortham, Lancashire, EnglandHenry Bamford, age x, appears as head of household in the census of 1851 in Penwortham, Lancashire, England, with Jane Smith, Margaret Bamford, Robert Bamford, Henry Bamford, Margaret Elizabeth Bamford, Ann Smith, Elizabeth Smith, John Smith and Mary Smith.2
1861Penwortham, Lancashire, EnglandHenry Bamford, age 54, appears as head of household in the census of 1861 in Penwortham, Lancashire, England, with Jane Smith, Margaret Bamford, Robert Bamford, Henry Bamford, Margaret Elizabeth Bamford, Ann Smith, Mary Smith and John Smith.3
1871Penwortham, Lancashire, EnglandHenry Bamford, age 61, appears as head of household in the census of 1871 in Penwortham, Lancashire, England, with Jane Smith, Margaret Bamford, Margaret Elizabeth Bamford, Henry Bamford, Ann Smith, Mary Smith, Margaret Ellen Smith and Margaret Smith.4
1881Penwortham, Lancashire, EnglandHenry Bamford, age 73, appears as head of household in the census of 1881 in Penwortham, Lancashire, England, with Margaret Bamford, Henry Bamford, Margaret Elizabeth Bamford and Margaret Ellen Smith. (an unknown value.)5

Citations

  1. [S489] 1841 England Census, Lancashire, Penwortham, England, GSU Roll 13, 306913.
  2. [S485] 1851 England Census, Lancashire County, Penwortham, England, GSU Roll 87289.
  3. [S494] 1861 England Census, Lancashire County, Penwortham, England, GSU Roll 543082.
  4. [S471] 1871 England Census, Lancashire County, Penwortham, England, GSU Roll 846949.
  5. [S477] 1881 England Census, Lancashire County, Penwortham, England, GSU Roll 1342011.
  6. [S485] 1851 England Census, Lancashire County, Penwortham, England, GSU Roll 87289, shows age 47.
  7. [S1138] Jane Smith Bamford, Jane Bamford's Death Certificate, shows wife of Henry Bamford.
  8. [S1140] Marriages: The Bishop's Transcripts, 1827-1834: Jane Smith and Henry Bamford, 7 May 1833, St. Mary's Church, Penwortham, Lancashire. Film Reference: DRB 2/160, Marriages:1833, Entry Number 329.
  9. [S1139] Margaret Smith Teale, Margaret Teale's Death Certificate.
  10. [S1112] Henry and Jane Smith Bamford Gravestone Inscription, Taryn L. Phelan, 221 Westwood Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut, shows Jane Bamford's death date as 25 March 1880.
  11. [S1138] Jane Smith Bamford, Jane Bamford's Death Certificate.
  12. [S1113] Will of Henry Bamford: transcribed by Peter Bamford (e-mail address) and graciously shared via E-mail to TYaryn L. Phelan on 14 April 2010.
  13. [S1112] Henry and Jane Smith Bamford Gravestone Inscription, Taryn L. Phelan, 221 Westwood Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut, shows Henry Bamford's death date as 2nd November 1889.
  14. [S485] 1851 England Census, Lancashire County, Penwortham, England, GSU Roll 87289, shows the daughter of Henry Bamford as Margaret Bamford.
  15. [S494] 1861 England Census, Lancashire County, Penwortham, England, GSU Roll 543082, shows the daughter of Henry Bamford as Margaret Bamford.
  16. [S471] 1871 England Census, Lancashire County, Penwortham, England, GSU Roll 846949, shows the daughter of Henry Bamford as Margaret Bamford.
  17. [S477] 1881 England Census, Lancashire County, Penwortham, England, GSU Roll 1342011, shows the daughter of Henry Bamford as Margaret Bamford.
  18. [S1112] Henry and Jane Smith Bamford Gravestone Inscription, Taryn L. Phelan, 221 Westwood Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut, shows Margaret Bamford as the daughter of Henry and Jane Bamford.
  19. [S1120] Lynn Ransom Burton, Baptisms at St. Mary's Church, Penwortham, Robert Bamford; 11 October 1835; shows Robert Bamford, son of Henry Bamford and Jane.
  20. [S485] 1851 England Census, Lancashire County, Penwortham, England, GSU Roll 87289, shows the son of Henry Bamford as Robert Bamford.
  21. [S494] 1861 England Census, Lancashire County, Penwortham, England, GSU Roll 543082, shows the son of Henry Bamford as Robert Bamford.
  22. [S1092] England, Select Marriages:1538-1973: Robert Bamford and Clarice Threlfall;shows spouse's father's name as Henry Bamford.
  23. [S1092] England, Select Marriages:1538-1973: Clarice Threlfall and Robert Bamford; shows father of Robert as Henry Bamford.
  24. [S1120] Lynn Ransom Burton, Baptisms at St. Mary's Church, Penwortham, Henry Bamford; 22 October 1836; shows Henry Bamford, son of Robert Bamford and Jane.
  25. [S485] 1851 England Census, Lancashire County, Penwortham, England, GSU Roll 87289, shows the son of Henry Bamford as Henry Bamford.
  26. [S494] 1861 England Census, Lancashire County, Penwortham, England, GSU Roll 543082, shows the son of Henry Bamford as Henry Bamford.
  27. [S471] 1871 England Census, Lancashire County, Penwortham, England, GSU Roll 846949, shows the son of Henry Bamford as Henry Bamford.
  28. [S477] 1881 England Census, Lancashire County, Penwortham, England, GSU Roll 1342011, shows the son of Henry Bamford as Henry Bamford.
  29. [S1121] Parish Clerks, Burials at St. Mary's of Penwortham 1857-1900, Margaret Elizabeth Bamford; shows "daughter of Henry Bamford and Jane."
  30. [S485] 1851 England Census, Lancashire County, Penwortham, England, GSU Roll 87289, shows the daughter of Henry Bamford as Elizabeth Bamford.
  31. [S494] 1861 England Census, Lancashire County, Penwortham, England, GSU Roll 543082, shows the daughter of Henry Bamford as Elizabeth Bamford.
  32. [S471] 1871 England Census, Lancashire County, Penwortham, England, GSU Roll 846949, shows the daughter of Henry Bamford as Margaret E. Bamford.
  33. [S477] 1881 England Census, Lancashire County, Penwortham, England, GSU Roll 1342011, shows the daughter of Henry Bamford as Elizabeth Bamford.
  34. [S1112] Henry and Jane Smith Bamford Gravestone Inscription, Taryn L. Phelan, 221 Westwood Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut, shows Margaret Elizabeth Bamford as the daughter of Henry and Jane Bamford.