William Beresford
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Job Berisford
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Elizabeth Henson
(Cal 1761-Cal 1826)
William Jarvis
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Ann Wheeler
(Abt 1760-1812)
William Berresford
(1788-1850)
Mary Jarvis
(1785-1859)
William Beresford
(1810-After 1881)

 

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Spouses/Children:
Jane Perry

William Beresford 2 3 4 5

  • Born: 6 May 1810, Lenton, Notts 6
  • Christened: 14 May 1810, Nottingham St Mary 7
  • Marriage: Jane Perry on 29 May 1838 in Radford St Peter, Nottingham 1
  • Died: After Apr 1881 8 9

   Another name for William was William Berresford.

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  Chronology:

He worked as a Lacemaker in 1841. 7

He resided in 1841 in Long Row. 7

In 1851 he was a Warper living at Park St, Lenton with his wife and 3 daughters. emma Perry, 21, was lodging with the family and is probably the Emma baptised in 1830 Nottingham St Mary. She is possibly related to William's wife Jane. 10 11

He resided in 1861 in 2 Freeman Street, Nottingham. 7

He worked as a Lace Commission Agent in 1861. 7

He resided in 1871 in 31 Great Alfred Street, Nottingham. 7

He worked as an Agent in 1871. 7

He resided in Apr 1881 in 201 Gt Alfred St. 8

He worked as a Retired Lace Manufacturer in Apr 1881. 8


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William married Jane Perry on 29 May 1838 in Radford St Peter, Nottingham.1 (Jane Perry was born Cal 1817 in Nottingham 12 and died From Jan to Mar 1879 in Nottingham 13.)


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1 David using Notts FHS CD, Marriage:- BERESFORDWilliam to PERRY Jane on 29 May 1838 at RADFORD - St Peter.

2 Documents - Pat & Don Beresford Folder from FDB containing various documents, trees and letters, Handwritten "Register".

3 The Church of Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index, www.familysearch.org/, Census 1881. William BERESFORD Head W Male 70 Lenton, Nottingham, England Retired Lace Manafacture Elizabeth BERESFORD Daur U Female 39 Lenton, Nottingham, England Overlooker Lace Warehouse Emma BERESFORD Daur U Female 29 Lenton, Nottingham, England No Occupation

Source Information: Dwelling 201 Gt Alfred ST Census PlaceNottingham St Mary, Nottingham, England Family History Library Film 1341801 Public Records Office Reference RG11 Piece / Folio 3356 / 55 Page Number 10.

4 David using Notts FHS CD, 1841 Census - LENTON - Folio 5-07 Page 858 AddressFirst NameSurnameAgeOccupation Long RowWilliamBERRESFORD30Lace Maker Long RowJaneBERRESFORD25


1861 Census - RG9/2460 Folio 96 Page 43 & 44 - 2 Freeman Street, Nottingham (Note - Freeman St is next to Gt Alfred St - David) BERESFORDWilliamHeadMar50Lace Commission AgentNottingham BERESFORDJaneWifeMar44Nottingham BERESFORDElizabethDauU/m18Worker of LaceCanby, Notts BERESFORDMaryDauU/m17Worker of LaceCanby, Notts BERESFORDJaneDauU/m15Worker of LaceCanby, Notts BERESFORDEmmaDauU/m10ScholarCanby, Notts CASHArthurBdrU/m18WarehousemanMansfield, Notts


1871 Census - RG10/3519 Folio 24 Page 42 - 31 Great Alfred Street, Nottingham BERESFORDWilliamHeadMar60AgentNottingham BERESFORDJaneWifeMar54Lenton, Notts BERESFORDElizabethDauU/m29MachinistLenton, Notts BERESFORDMaryDauU/m25?? MakerLenton, Notts BERESFORDEmmaDauU/m20Lace HandLenton, Notts PERRYElizabethNiece9ScholarCalais, France.

5 Letter - Jenifer Redpath 20050329, 1851C. 1851 Census - 2129/99 Park St Lenton BERRISFORDWmHeadMar40WarperNottingham BERRISFORDJaneWifeMar37 Nottingham BERRISFORDElizabethDau9ScholarLenton, Notts BERRISFORDMaryDau7"Lenton, Notts BERRISFORDJaneDau5Lenton, Notts BERRISFORDEmmaDau 3mthsLenton, Notts PERRYEmmaNiece21Lacemender Notts.

6 The Church of Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index, www.familysearch.org/, 1881. note that 1861 and 1871 show Nottingham, Nottingham.

7 David using Notts FHS CD.

8 The Church of Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index, www.familysearch.org/, Census 1881.

9 FreeBMD Online Index of BMD, England & Wales, www.freebmd.org.uk, Deaths Jun 1882

BERRESFORD William 67 Basford 7b 78

Deaths Dec 1899

Berresford William 84 Basford 7b 80
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10 Ancestry.com Online Census and BMD, www.ancestry.com, 1851C.

11 Nottingham Family History Society (NFHS), www.nottsfhs.org.uk, Baptism. N-M 15/02/1830 Emma James Elizabeth PERRY Bedford Row FWK.

12 David using Notts FHS CD, 1861C, 1871C.

13 FreeBMD Online Index of BMD, England & Wales, www.freebmd.org.uk, Deaths Mar 1879 Beresford Jane 62 Nottingham 7b 197. Likely.