Peter Thornton1

#6088, (23 August 1881-March 1952)
ChartsJohn Read Bettles' descendants
Birth*23 AUG 1881 Peter Thornton was born on 23 AUG 1881 at Tottington, Lancashire, England.2 
Residence*30 MAR 1901 He lived at 8 Victoria Street, Tottington, Lancashire, England.3 
Employment*30 MAR 1901 He was employed as Shop assistant.4 
Marriage*APR 1905 He married Elizabeth Redgate, daughter of William Redgate and Ada Bettles, in APR 1905 at Derby, Derbyshire, England.1 
Employment2 APR 1911 Peter Thornton was employed as Dairy Shopman.5 
Residence*2 APR 1911 He and Elizabeth Redgate lived at 69 Red Cross Street, Rochdale, Lancashire, England, together with Esther Grace Thornton, Ada Constance Thornton, John Laurence Thornton and Geoffrey Thornton.5 
Residence1939 Peter Thornton and Elizabeth Redgate lived together with Esther Grace Thornton and William Bettles.6 
Death*MAR 1952 Peter Thornton died in MAR 1952 at Rochdale, Lancashire, England, aged 70.7 

Family

Elizabeth Redgate b. Dec 1880, d. Sep 1967
Marriage*APR 1905 He married Elizabeth Redgate, daughter of William Redgate and Ada Bettles, in APR 1905 at Derby, Derbyshire.1 
Children
Last Edited30 Aug 2016

Citations

  1. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage; Elizabeth Redgate & Peter Thornton, Derby, Derbys., Apr-Jun 1905, vol7b 1091.
  2. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Bury, Lancs., Oct-Dec 1881, vol 8c 445.
  3. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census, with mother, Esther, & siblings.
  4. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census.
  5. [S68] The 1911 census.
  6. [S124] 1939 census, Colin Wood's research.
  7. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 70, Rochdale, Lancs., Mar 1952, vol 10f 419.
  8. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 94, Bolton, Lancs., Mar 2000, B55A 0091B 267.
  9. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Shardlow, Derbys., Oct-Dec 1906, vol 7b 523.
  10. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Rochdale, Lancs., Oct-Dec 1908, vol 8e 52.
  11. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 91, Blackpool, Lancs., Nov 2001, A10D 5811A 99.
  12. [S96] England & Wales Birth Index 1916-2005, birth, Rochdale, Lancs., Apr-Jun 1920, vol 8e 46. mother Redgate.
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