Adam Mort born abt 1780 Farnworth (18.2.)


Data 18.2. 

From the National Probate Callenders, Wills and Admons at Lancashire Records Office 1866
    16 Aug John Mort, effects under £300
    Letters of Admin of the Personal Estate and effects of John Mort late of Dixon Green, Farnworth  in the county of Lancaster, Provision Dealer deceased who died
    28 May 1866 at Dixon Green aforesaid were granted to Millicent Mort of Dixon Green aforesaid the Widow the Relict of the said Deceased she having been first sworn.
Lancashire BMD Marriage Index has a marriage at Bolton Register Office or Registrar Attended: 1864
    Charles F Mort and Hope Horrocks
1871 Census for Farnworth Source: RG10/3917 folio 56
3 Rear Plodder Lane Charles F Mort Head Mar 29 Provision Dealer Farnworth
  Hope         " Wife Mar 28 Provision Dealers wife Radcliffe
  Frederick   " Son   5 Scholar Farnworth
  Millicent W  " Dau   3   Farnworth
  Alice Ashcroft Servant   31 Domestic Servant Liverpool
1881 Census for Farnworth Source: FHL Film 1341911     PRO Ref RG11    Piece 3813    Folio 24    Page 41
3 Mort St Charles F Mort Head Mar 39 Grocer & Provision Dealer Farnworth
  Hope        " Wife Mar 39   Radcliffe
  Fred         " Son   15 Joiner (Apprentice) Bury
  Millicent W  " Dau   13 Scholar Farnworth
  Arthur John  " Son   9 Scholar Farnworth
  Charley        " Son   7 Scholar Farnworth
  Emblen       " Dau   3 Scholar Farnworth
  Alfred        " Son   1   Farnworth
From the Monumental Inscriptions at St Michaels Church, Great Lever - Source:Book in Bolton Archives B929.5 MIC
   Grave No L23-18
    Sacred to the Memory of John Mort of Dixon Green who departed this life May 28th, 1866 in the 61st year of his age. Also Millicent wife of the above who departed
    this life January 3rd, 1876 aged 62 years. Also Charles son of Charles F and Hope Mort who died suddenly at Ventnor, Isle of Wight August 7th, 1901 aged 28 years.
    Also Thomas Alfred son of John and Millicent Mort who departed this life August 14th 1852 in the 3rd year of his age. John Mort, Farnworth
1891 Census for Farnworth Source: RG12/3095 folio 136 see photocopy of original entry
3 Mort St Charles F Mort Head Mar 49 Grocer Farnworth
  Hope        " Wife Mar 49   Farnworth
  Millicent W  " Dau single 23 Grocers Assistant Farnworth
  Arthur J     " Son single 19 Grocers Assistant Farnworth
  Emblen       " Dau   13 Dressmakers Apprentice Farnworth
  Alfred        " Son   11 Scholar Farnworth
  Louisa       " Dau   8 Scholar Farnworth
  Hope H      " Dau   5 Scholar Farnworth
1901 Census for Farnworth Source: RG13/3601 folio 68 page 54
3 Mort St Hope Mort Head Wid 59 Grocer Radcliffe own a/c at home
  Arthur J     " Son single 29   Farnworth  
  Emblem       " Dau single 22   Farnworth  
  Alfred        " Son single 21   Farnworth
  Louisa      " Dau single 19   Farnworth
  Hope H    " Dau   15   Farnworth
From the Marriage Certificate
Marriage solemnised at the Register Office in the District of Bolton Apr 18, 1894
    Charles Mort, 20 years, Bachelor and Grocer Master, residing at 3 Mort St, Farnworth, father Charles Frederick Mort, Grocer Master
    Elizabeth Jane Isherwood, 22 years, Spinster, residing 17 Church St, Leigh, father Joseph Isherwood, Grocer Master
    Married in the Register Office by licence.
From the Birth Certificate
Registration District Bolton, sub district Farnworth
    Dorothy, born Feb 3, 1900 at 35 Lower Market St, Farnworth, father Charles Mort, mother E.J. Mort.
1901 Census for Farnworth Source: RG13/3599 folio 74 page 99
35 Market St Charles Mort Head Mar 28 Grocer Shopkeeper Farnworth own a/c at home
  Elizabeth J   " Wife Mar 29   Leigh  
  Charles F    " Son   6   Pendleton  
  Dorothy     " Dau   1   Farnworth
From the Death Certificate
Registration District Leigh, Death in the Sub district of Lowton: Dorothy Mort
    Died Nov 22, 1925 at 6 Kenyon Lane, Lowton, age 25 daughter of Charles Mort, Grocer deceased
    Cause of death Bronchitis, Informant J Cunliffe, step father present at death, of 6 Kenyon Lane, Lowton
GEORGE MORT
1871 Census for Farnworth Source: RG10/3918 Folio 48 Page 39
3 Morts Cottages George Mort Head unm 39 Engine Fitter Farnworth
1881 Census for Farnworth Source: FHL Film 1341911     PRO Ref RG11    Piece 3812    Folio 90    Page 27
1 Snail Hill George Mort Head unm 47 Millwright & Engineer Farnworth
ADAM MORT AND NANCY
1861 Census for Farnworth Source: RG9/2807 folio 16
Manchester Rd Adam Mort Head unm 25 General Draper Farnworth
  William Robinson Serv unm 18 Junior Assistant to General Draper Burley, Yorkshire
1871 Census for Farnworth Source: RG10/3917 folio 142
135 Market St Adam Mort Head Mar 35 Draper employing 1 man Dean
  Nancy   " Wife Mar 32   Stockport, Chester
  Harold J    " Son   7   Dean
  Horatio C W  " Son   4   Dean
  Florence E     " Dau   2   Dean
  John Hamer Serv unm 23 Drapers Assistant Preston
  Harriet Stafford Serv unm 22 Ser Stockport, Chester
1881 Census for Farnworth Source: FHL Film 1341912     PRO Ref RG11    Piece 3814    Folio 85    Page 40
147 Market St Adam Mort Head Mar 45 Linnen Draper and Hosier Farnworth
  Nancy   " Wife Mar 43   Hyde, Cheshire
  Harold J    " Son   17 Assistant Linen Draper & Hosier Farnworth
  Horatio C W  " Son   14 Assistant Linen Draper & Hosier Farnworth
  Florence E     " Dau   12 Scholar Farnworth
  Stafford C     " Son   2   Farnworth
  Mary E Redfern Servant unm 23 Domestic Servant Whaley Bdge, Derby
St Catherines Index has a birth registered of Harold John Mort Ist Qtr 1864 at Bolton 8c 244
HENRY HORROCKS AND BETSY MORT
Lancashire Marriage Index has a marriage at Bolton Register Office: 1865
    Henry Horrocks and Betsy Mort
An e-mail from Gerald Horrocks Hrrcks5@aol.com
My g grandfather Francis HORROCKS birth certificate shows his parents as
Henry HORROCKS and Betsy MORT. According to 1881 & 1901 census Betsy  was
born between 1837 & 1841 at Farnworth, Lanc's.
From a Certified copy of an entry for Birth
Registrars District of Bolton, sub district Little Bolton No 360
Francis Horrocks, born Jul 19, 1873 at 3 Astley St, father Henry Horrocks, Manager Cotton Mill, mother Betsy formerly Mort
1871 Census for Atherton Source: RG10/3916 Folio 17 Page 28
27 West St Henry Horrocks Head Mar 30 Cashier Edgworth
  Betsy          " Wife Mar 30 Housekeeper Farnworth
  James V     " Son   3   Farnworth
  Gertrude    " Dau   1   Farnworth
  Millicent Mort Mother in law Wid 61 Formerly Domestic Servant Hanley, Staffordshire
1881 Census for Over Darwen Source: FHL Film 1342008     PRO Ref RG11    Piece 4207    Folio 48    Page 23
22 Newton St Betsy Horrocks Head Wid 40   Farnworth
  James V     " Son   13 Scholar Farnworth
  Gertrude    " Dau   11 Scholar Farnworth
  Frank       " Son   7 Scholar Astley Bridge
  Walter      " Son   6 Scholar Wigan
1891 Census for Over Darwen Source: RG12/3414 Folio 132 Page 15
15 Parry St Betsy Horrocks Head Wid 52 Housekeeper Farnworth
  James V     " Son single 24 Solicitors Clerk Farnworth
  Gertrude    " Dau single 21 Cotton Warper Farnworth
  Frank       " Son   17 Mercantile Clerk Bolton
  Walter      " Son   16 Shoemakers Assistant Wigan
Lancashire Marriage Index has a marriage at Blackburn Registry Office: 1897
    James Vincent Horrocks and Mary Alice Townley
1901 Census for Darwen Source: RG13/3923 Folio 32 Page 2
18 Epworth St James V Horrocks Head Mar 33 Solicitors Clerk Farnworth worker
  Mary A       " Wife Mar 32   Darwen  
  Annie M     " Dau   2   Darwen  
  Henry         " Son   1   Darwen  
1901 Census for Yardley, Warwickshire Source: RG13/2924 Folio 62 Page 12
2 Ond Villas, Warwick Rd Frank Horrocks Head Single 27 Commercial Bolton worker
1901 Census for Darwen Source: RG13/3921 Folio 144 Page 17
23 Perry St Walter Horrocks Head Single 26 Shoe maker Wigan worker
  Betsy        " Mother Wid 64   Farnworth  
  Gertrude    " Sister Single 30   Farnworth  
WILLIAM MORT AND ELIZABETH LEVER
Lancashire marriage Index has a marriage at Prestwich St Mary's: 1846
    William Mort and Elizabeth Lever
1851 Census for Farnworth Source: HO107/2206 folio 251
Queen St William Mort Head Mar 31 Labourer Farnworth
  Elizabeth  " Wife Mar 25   L Lever
  Sarah Ann  " Dau   4   Farnworth
1861 Census for Farnworth Source: RG9/2807 folio 11
Peel St William Mort Head Mar 41 Slater employing 2 men Farnworth
  Elizabeth   " Wife Mar 36   Little Lever
  Joseph     " Nephew   8   Farnworth
  James      " Boarder Mar 39 Railway Engine Driver Farnworth
1871 Census for Farnworth Source: RG10/3917 folio 131
52 Peel St Michael Watson Head Mar 42 Underlooker C. Miner Farnworth
  Ann          " Wife Mar 40   Little Lever
  Ann Lever Lodger Wid 76   Blackrod
  Elizabeth Mort Lodger Wid 45 Annuitant Little Lever
  Thomas Lever Lodger unm 43 Iron Moulder Little Lever