Joseph Whittaker
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Joseph Whittaker
(1724-)
Sarah Pratt
(Abt 1724-)
Henry Whittaker
(1755-)
Anne Smith
(Abt 1758-)
Joseph Whittaker
(Cal 1795-1873)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Elizabeth Valland

2. Sarah Warsop

Joseph Whittaker 4 5

  • Born: Cal 1795, Draycott, Derbys 6 7 8 9 10
  • Christened: 22 Apr 1795, Wilne-Draycott, Derbys 11
  • Marriage (1): Elizabeth Valland on 27 Feb 1821 in St Alkmund, Derby 1
  • Marriage (2): Sarah Warsop on 31 Oct 1852 in Nottingham, St Nicholas 2 3
  • Died: 25 Mar 1873, Nottingham, Notts 6 12
  • Buried: 30 Mar 1873 13
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  Chronology:

In 1822 it is likely that the family were living in Draycott, Derbys. 14

In 1826 it is likely he was living in Makeney, Derbyshire. Henry was born in Makeney close to the Derby parish of St Alkmunds and even closer to the Duffield St Alkmunds church. Was this area the birthplace of his wife Elizabeth? 15

Around 1829 to 1832 he was a Wheelwright living in Bulwell, Notts. 16

In 1841 he was a Carpenter living with the family at Lenton Long Row, Nottingham. 17

In 15 Mar 1846 at the time of daughter Mary's marriage he was described as a Wheelwright. 18

In 1847 at the time of his wife's death he was living at Middleton Place, Lenton. 19

In 1851 he was a Carpenter living at Park St, Lenton. 20

In 1861 he was a Provision Dealer living in Mount St, Nottingham with second wife Sarah. 21

In 1871 he was working as a Joiner and living with wife Sarah and widowed daughter Sarah and her two children. 22

In 1873 at the time of his death he was living at Mount St, Nottingham and was described as a Joiner. 23


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Joseph married Elizabeth Valland, daughter of William Vallance and Mary Brown, on 27 Feb 1821 in St Alkmund, Derby.1 (Elizabeth Valland was born in Not In Notts (Derbyshire?) 24, christened on 17 Mar 1796 in Derby, Derby, 25 and died on 10 Feb 1847 in Middleton Place, Lenton 26 27 28 29.)


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Joseph next married Sarah Warsop on 31 Oct 1852 in Nottingham, St Nicholas.2 3 (Sarah Warsop was born between 1809 and 1813 in Nottingham, St Nicholas,30 31 32 died on 29 Jun 1874 23 and was buried on 1 Jul 1874 in Nottingham, Notts 33.)


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1 The Church of Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index, www.familysearch.org/, JOSEPH WHITAKER Marriages: Spouse: ELISABETH VALLAND Marriage: 27 FEB 1821 Saint Alkmund, Derby, Derby, England Messages: Extracted marriage record for locality listed in the record. The source records are usually arranged chronologically by the marriage date. Source Information: Batch No.: Dates: Source Call No.: Type: Printout Call No.: Type:
1810 - 1833 0498063 Film 6904786 Film. There seem to be two St Alkmund parishes, Duffield and Derby. The Derby St Alkmunds tales in the area north of Derby and seems to extend to just south of Duffield. Note that the second child of the marriage was born in Makeney just north of Duffield.

2 FreeBMD Online Index of BMD, England & Wales, www.freebmd.org.uk, Marriages Dec 1852 BaileyMarkham SpongeNottingham 7b408 < SpibyElizabethNottingham 7b408 WarsopSarahNottingham 7b408 WhittakerJosephNottingham 7b408. Tentative but looks good.

3 Nottingham Family History Society (NFHS), www.nottsfhs.org.uk, Marriage. WHITTAKERJosephWARSOPSarahN-N31/10/1852.

4 General Register Office (England & Wales) Certificate, http://www.gro.gov.uk/gro/content/home.asp, Marriage (FB&MAW1846).

5 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Ancestral File (R) www.familysearch.org/, Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998.

6 Documents - Pat & Don Beresford Folder from FDB containing various documents, trees and letters, Remembrance Card.

7 http://www.geocities.com/whittakergen/whitaker.htm, Census 1871. Joseph 70 3531 52 Draycot, Derby self. Age 70.

8 http://www.geocities.com/whittakergen/whitaker.htm, Census 1851. Joseph 54 2129 95 Derbys, Draycot self. age 54.

9 http://www.geocities.com/whittakergen/whitaker.htm, See Burial. Age 75 in 1873.

10 http://www.geocities.com/whittakergen/whitaker.htm, 1841 Census. 858 LEN 5 - 06 - Lenton Long Row
Joseph Whitaker - 45 - carpenter - no
Elizabeth " - 45 - no
Mary " - 15 - no
Henry " - 15 - stone mason app - no
Sarah " - 9 - yes "no" for not in Notts - "Derby?"

. Age 45.

11 The Church of Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index, www.familysearch.org/, Christening. Joseph Whittaker Male Event(s): Birth: Christening: 22 APR 1795 Wilne With Draycutt, , Derby, England Death: Burial: Parents: Father: Henry Whittaker Mother: Ann.

12 FreeBMD Online Index of BMD, England & Wales, www.freebmd.org.uk, Deaths Mar 1873

Whittaker Joseph 75 Nottingham 7b 190.

13 http://www.geocities.com/whittakergen/whitaker.htm, 1873 Mar 30th-Joseph-75 yrs-3045-15/46-8680-March 25th-Joiner - Mount Street. .

14 Ancestry.com Online Census and BMD, www.ancestry.com, Census entries for daughter Mary Ann.

15 Ancestry.com Online Census and BMD, www.ancestry.com, HW Census entries 1861 1871.

16 Nottingham Family History Society (NFHS), www.nottsfhs.org.uk, Bapt Eliz and Sarah.

17 http://www.geocities.com/whittakergen/whitaker.htm, Census 1841. 858 LEN 5 - 06 - Lenton Long Row
Joseph Whitaker - 45 - carpenter - no
Elizabeth " - 45 - no
Mary " - 15 - no
Henry " - 15 - stone mason app - no
Sarah " - 9 - yes "no" for not in Notts - "Derby?"


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18 General Register Office (England & Wales) Certificate, http://www.gro.gov.uk/gro/content/home.asp, Marraige MAW&FB 1846.

19 General Register Office (England & Wales) Certificate, http://www.gro.gov.uk/gro/content/home.asp, Death EV 1847.

20 Letter - Jenifer Redpath 20050329, 1851C.

21 Ancestry.com Online Census and BMD, www.ancestry.com, 1861C.

22 Ancestry.com Online Census and BMD, www.ancestry.com, 1871C.

23 http://www.geocities.com/whittakergen/whitaker.htm, See burial.

24 http://www.geocities.com/whittakergen/whitaker.htm, Census 1841. 858 LEN 5 - 06 - Lenton Long Row Joseph Whitaker - 45 - carpenter - no Elizabeth " - 45 - no Mary " - 15 - no Henry " - 15 - stone mason app - no Sarah " - 9 - yes . 45 and not born in Notts.

25 The Church of Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index, www.familysearch.org/, ELIZABETH VALLANCE
Christening: 17 MAR 1796 Derby, Derby,
Father: WILLIAM VALLANCE
Mother: MARY
Messages: Form submitted by a member of the LDS Church.
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26 Letter - Jenifer Redpath 20050329, 1851C. JW is "Wid".

27 Email Sue Trescott re 1841 and 1851 census, 1841C. Alive and 45 in Lenton.

28 FreeBMD Online Index of BMD, England & Wales, www.freebmd.org.uk, Deaths Mar 1847 Whittaker Elizabeth Radford 15 534. Only likely one - ordered 05/03/29 rcvd 14/4.

29 General Register Office (England & Wales) Certificate, http://www.gro.gov.uk/gro/content/home.asp.

30 http://www.geocities.com/whittakergen/whitaker.htm, See burial. Age 61 in 1874.

31 http://www.geocities.com/whittakergen/whitaker.htm, Census 1871. WhittakerAgePiece FolioBornHead

Sarah 60 3531 52 Nottm Joseph Whittaker. Age 60.

32 http://www.geocities.com/whittakergen/whitaker.htm, Census 1861. Sarah 52 2469 9 Nottm, St. Nicholas Joseph Whittaker. Age 52.

33 http://www.geocities.com/whittakergen/whitaker.htm, 1874 July 1st-Sarah-61 yrs-3045-17/21-9367-June 29th-widow of Joseph - Mount street. .