George Cox
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Delilah Wright

George Cox 3 4 5 6 7

  • Christened: 25 Dec 1810, Beeston, Notts 9
  • Marriage: Delilah Wright on 4 Oct 1847 in Beeston, Notts 1 2
  • Died: 1902, Basford, Notts 10
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  Chronology:

In 1847 at the time of his marriage he was described as a Twist Hand. 11

He worked as a Lace Maker in 1851 and resided at Villa St, Beeston. 12

In 1854 at the time of Mary's birth he was a Lacemaker living at Villa St, Beeston. 13

In 1861 he was a Frame Work Knitter living in Villa St, Beeston with his wife and family including stepson Benjamin Turton. 14

In 1871 he was working as a Labourer and was still in Villa St, Beeston with his family. 15

In 1876 at the time of Mary's wedding he was described as a Labourer. 16

In 1881 at age 70 he was boarding away from his family in Next End, Lyonshall, Herefordshire at the home of John James and working as a Lace Maker. 17

In 1891 he was a widower working as a General Labourer and living at 5 Villa St, Beeston with daughter Jane Towlson and children and daughter Ann Gutteridge and her husband and children. 18

In 1901 he was Living on the Parish at 5 Cross St, Beeston with daughter Jane and children. 19


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George married Delilah Wright, daughter of John Wright and Mary Wilson, on 4 Oct 1847 in Beeston, Notts.1 2 (Delilah Wright was born in Sep 1821 in Beeston, Notts 20, christened on 18 May 1862 in Beeston, Notts 21 and died in 1889 in Basford, Notts 22.)


  Marriage Notes:

Nathan Wright is witness - who is he?

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1 Email Shirley Smith 200401, George and Delilah were married on 4th October 1847 at Beeston Church. (fiche 30; page 66; certificate 131).

2 General Register Office (England & Wales) Certificate, http://www.gro.gov.uk/gro/content/home.asp, 1847 DEC COX GEORGE, BASFORD XV 869. Note: Delilah Wright not found
Cert ordered 5/11/4 - rcvd 22/11/04 - was Turton.

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

4 http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~bewickgenealogy/census/bees.htm (1851), Z/11/59/VILLA ST/ J/GEORGE/COX/HEAD/MAR/40//LACE MAKER/NTT/BEESTON/ J/DELINER/COX/W/MAR//29/SEAMER OF HOSE/NTT/BEESTON/ J/JOHN/COX/SON//1///NTT/BEESTON/ J/BENJIMAN/TURTON/SON IN LAW//10//SILK THROWSTER/SOM/ALLAMPTON/ J/ELIZA/SWIFT/LODGER/U//21/SILK THROWSTER/NTT/BASFORD/.

5 The Church of Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index, www.familysearch.org/, Census 1881. John JONES Head M Male 72 Flint, Flint, Wales Shoemaker Ann JONES Wife M Female 75 Wigmore, Hereford, England Edwin JONES Son U Male 30 Lingen, Hereford, England Shoemaker Edward SIMS GrandsonU Male 17 Chipping Norton, Oxford, England Shoemaker Benjamin PERSLOW Boarder M Male 26 Tipton, Stafford, England Bricklayer George COX Boarder M Male 70 Beeston, Nottingham, England Lace Maker Source Information: Dwelling Next End Census PlaceLyonshall, Hereford, England Family History Library Film 1341629 Public Records Office Reference RG11 Piece / Folio 2611 / 58 Page Number 7.

6 Ancestry.com Online Census and BMD, www.ancestry.com, 173,5 Villa St,1, Geo Cox,Head,W,80,,General Labourer,Employed,Beeston Nottinghamshire,, ,,, Jane Towlson,Dau,M,,33,Silk Winder,Employed,Beeston Nottinghamshire,, ,, Albt Towlson,Grnson,,8,,Scholar,,Beeston Nottinghamshire,, ,, Delila Towlson,Grndau,,,2,,,Beeston Nottinghamshire,, ,,, Harry Guttridge,Boardr,M,27,,Lace Maker,Employed,Beeston Nottinghamshire,, ,,, Annie Guttridge,Boardr,M,,26,Cotton Winder,Employed,Beeston Nottinghamshire,, ,,, Thos Guttridge,Boardr,,5,,Scholar,,Beeston Nottinghamshire,, ,,, Annie Guttridge,Boardr,,,3,Scholar,,Beeston Nottinghamshire,, ,,, Harry Guttridge,Boardr,,1,,,,Beeston Nottinghamshire,.

7 Census 1901 - PRO, 1901 PRO Reference Schedule Number RG Number, Series Piece Folio Page RG13 3153 20 31 201 Address 13 Cross St Civil Parish Rural District Beeston Town or Village or Hamlet Parliamentary Borough or Division Village Rushcliffe Ecclesiastical Parish Administrative County Beeston St John The Baptist Nottinghamshire County Borough, Municipal Borough or Urban District Ward of Municipal Borough or Urban District George Cox Relation to Head of Family Condition as to Marriage Age Last Birthday Sex Head W 90 M Profession or Occupation Employment Status Where Born Living On Parish Undefined Notts Beeston Language Infirmity Jane Towlson Relation to Head of Family Condition as to Marriage Age Last Birthday Sex Daughter M 44 F Profession or Occupation Employment Status Where Born Undefined Notts Beeston Language Infirmity Albert Cox Relation to Head of Family Condition as to Marriage Age Last Birthday Sex Son S 18 M Profession or Occupation Employment Status Where Born Lace Threader Worker Notts Basford Language Infirmity Deliliah Towlson Relation to Head of Family Condition as to Marriage Age Last Birthday Sex Daughter S 12 F Profession or Occupation Employment Status Where Born Undefined Notts Basford Language Infirmity.

8 JP (researchng Cox) 2004, 36.i.GEORGE6 COX, b. 1810, Beeston, Nottingham.

9 JP (researchng Cox) 2004.

10 FreeBMD Online Index of BMD, England & Wales, www.freebmd.org.uk, Deaths Dec 1902 Cox George 91 Basford 7b 119.

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

12 FreeBMD Online Index of BMD, England & Wales, www.freebmd.org.uk, 1851C.

13 General Register Office (England & Wales) Certificate, http://www.gro.gov.uk/gro/content/home.asp, Birth MC 1854.

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

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

16 General Register Office (England & Wales) Certificate, http://www.gro.gov.uk/gro/content/home.asp, Marr MC 1876.

17 Ancestry.com Online Census and BMD, www.ancestry.com, 1881C.

18 Ancestry.com Online Census and BMD, www.ancestry.com, 1891C.

19 Ancestry.com Online Census and BMD, www.ancestry.com, 1901C.

20 JP (researchng Cox) 2004, DELILAH2 WRIGHT (JOHN1) was born September 1821 in Beeston, Nottingham.

21 JP (researchng Cox) 2004, Delilah and most of the family were baptised on this date.

22 FreeBMD Online Index of BMD, England & Wales, www.freebmd.org.uk, Deaths Sep 1889 Cox Delilah 66 Basford 7b 93. To be confirmed.