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    John William (Smokey) HORSLEY

    Male 1862 - 1925  (~ 62 years)


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    • Name John William (Smokey) HORSLEY 
      Born Between Jul 1862 and Sep 1862  Hartlepool, Co Durham Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
      • 1st qtr.
      Gender Male 
      Died 1925  Hartlepool, Co Durham Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
      Person ID I31  Horsley
      Last Modified 26 Oct 2010 

      Father George (Merry) HORSLEY,   b. Abt 1835, Hartlepool, Co Durham Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1914, Hartlepool, Co Durham Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
      Mother Mary Ann COULSON,   b. 1836, Hartlepool, Co Durham Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1871, Hartlepool, Co Durham Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
      Married 22 Jul 1855  St Hilda's, Hartlepool Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
      • cert copy of marriage entry parish of Hartlepool: Married 22 July 1855: George Horsley (signed) age 20 bachelor, fisherman s/o William Horsley pilot. Mary Ann Coulson (X her mark) age 19 spinster d/o John Coulson pilot. witness: Mary Jane Nell (X her mark), Thomas Horsley (X his mark) pilot.
      Notes 
      • !881 Census Hartlepool:
        Dwelling: 3 Bedford St
        Census Place: Hartlepool, Durham, England
        Source: FHL Film 1342180 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 4906 Folio 99 Page 29
        Marr Age Sex Birthplace
        George HORSLEY M 46 M Hpool, Durham, England
        Rel: Head
        Occ: Fisherman
        Sarah HORSLEY M 47 F Hpool, Durham, England
        Rel: Wife
        George HORSLEY U 16 M Hpool, Durham, England
        Rel: Son
        Occ: Labourer [7]
      Family ID F8  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

      Family Eleanor HUNTER 
      Married 21 Dec 1884  St Hilda's, Hartlepool Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
      Children 
       1. John William HORSLEY,   b. 25 Mar 1899,   d. 26 Dec 1976  (Age 77 years)
       2. Helen HORSLEY
       3. Mary Ann HORSLEY
       4. Frank HORSLEY
       5. Frances HORSLEY
       6. Isabel HORSLEY
       7. George HORSLEY
       8. Archibald Hunter HORSLEY
       9. Micheal HORSLEY,   d. (c. 1934)
      Last Modified 21 Jun 2007 
      Family ID F53  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    • Notes 
      • 1891 Hpool census folio 4059/133 has age 22 lodging. (bn 1869)
        but marriage 1884 has age 21: bn 1863 which is more correct.
      • Marriages, Hartlepool District - Record Number: 146238.1
        Parish/Church: Hartlepool (St. Hilda's)
        21 Dec 1884 John Horsley, of 3 Bedford St., Hartlepool, age: 21 (bachelor, Fisherman), son of George Horsley (Fisherman) married Eleanor Hunter, of Pratt's Passage, Hartlepool, age: 19 (Spinster), daughter of William Hunter (Fisherman, deceased), married by banns
        Witnesses: John Pounder, Elizabeth Hood [9]
      • 1911 census


        1911 Census Household Transcript
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        Name: Relationship to head: Marital Status: Years married: Sex: Age in 1911: Occupation: Where born:
        HORSLEY, JOHN W HEAD MARRIED 26 M 40 FISHERMAN E HARTLEPOOL DURHAM
        HORSLEY, ELEANOR WIFE 26 F 44 E HARTLEPOOL DURHAM
        HORSLEY, FRANCES DAUGHTER SINGLE F 18 AT HOME E HARTLEPOOL DURHAM
        HORSLEY, FRANK SON SINGLE M 15 APPRENTICE IRON MOULDER E HARTLEPOOL DURHAM
        HORSLEY, JOHN W SON M 12 SCHOOL E HARTLEPOOL DURHAM
        HORSLEY, GEORGE M SON M 9 SCHOOL E HARTLEPOOL DURHAM
        HORSLEY, ISABELLA H DAUGHTER F 7 SCHOOL E HARTLEPOOL DURHAM
        HORSLEY, MICHAEL SON M 4 E HARTLEPOOL DURHAM
        HORSLEY, ARCHIBALD SON M 1 E HARTLEPOOL DURHAM
        HORSLEY ELEANOR (RG14PN29655 RG78PN1718B RD545 SD1 ED55 SN75)
        Address 11 JOHN ST HARTLEPOOL DURHAM County Durham
        District Hartlepool Subdistrict Hartlepool
        Enumeration District 55 Parish

    • Sources 
      1. [S10] 1881 Census, Hartlepool.

      2. [S34] Marjorie Horsley.
        bn. 1860 acc to Marjorie Horsley

      3. [S27] BDM, Public Record Office Index.

      4. [S118] Somerset House index, 10a/93.

      5. [S34] Marjorie Horsley.

      6. [S249] Durham Records website.
        Marriages, Hartlepool District - Record Number: 147128.1
        Parish/Church: Hartlepool (St. Hilda's)
        22 Jul 1855 George Horsley, of Hartlepool, age: 20 (bachelor, Fisherman), son of William Horsley (Pilot) married Mary Ann Coulson, of Hartlepool, age: 19 (Spinster), daughter of John Coulson (Pilot), married after banns by Robert Taylor
        Witnesses: Mary Jane Yell, Thomas Horsley

      7. [S105] 1881 Census, London, PRO Ref RG11 Piece 4906 Folio 99 Page 29.

      8. [S249] Durham Records website.
        Marriages, Hartlepool District - Record Number: 146238.1
        Parish/Church: Hartlepool (St. Hilda's)
        21 Dec 1884 John Horsley, of 3 Bedford St., Hartlepool, age: 21 (bachelor, Fisherman), son of George Horsley (Fisherman) married Eleanor Hunter, of Pratt's Passage, Hartlepool, age: 19 (Spinster), daughter of William Hunter (Fisherman, deceased), married by banns
        Witnesses: John Pounder, Elizabeth Hood

      9. [S249] Durham Records website.