Henry Mort born abt 1784 Hindley (3.1.)


Data 3.1. 

HENRY MORT
According to the American MORT Website www.lafuente.Net/mort
    James Mort married Elen Parr in 1780
and they had two sons James born 1787 and Henry born 1783 in Hindley
A marriage at Leigh on Nov 5, 1780 (IGI)
    James Mort and Ellen Parr
A marriage entry at Wigan on May 17, 1807
    Henry Mort and Mary Dorning IGI M005562 7042
According to the American MORT Website
    Mary Dorning was born 1784 and died 1829 in Culcheth
A marriage entry at Warrington on Jun 15, 1831
    Henry Mort and Sarah Lawton IGI M007978 0911
1841 Census for Culcheth Source: Lancashire Records Office, Preston
Croft Lane Henry Mort     55 Cotton Weaver of this county
  John     "     20 Silk Weaver      "
  Mary    "     15        "
  Margaret     "     14        "
  James    "     30 Salt Cake Maker      "
  Joseph    "     7        "
1851 Census for Culcheth Source: HO107/2204 folio 220
Cross Lane Henry Mort Head Mar 68 Silk Weaver Hindley
  Sarah   " Wife Mar 64 Silk Winder Culcheth
  Mary     " Dau unm 28 Silk Weaver       "
  Martha   " Grand dau   3         "
To do: Birth Certificate of Martha to determine parents
1861 Census for Culcheth Source: RG9/2801 folio 138
Cross Lane Henry Mort Head Mar 77 Silk Weaver Hindley
  Sarah   " Wie Mar 74 Silk Weaver Culcheth
Records of Bethesda Independent Chapel, Leigh
Christening Records for a Henry Mort and Mary residing Culcheth, father Weaver
Jonathon son 4 Jul 1813
Joseph son 27 Feb 1816 Note: he must have been born about 1811
Ellen daughter 27 Feb 1816
John son 9 Jun 1819
Mary daughter 21 Apr 1823
According to the American MORT Website www.lafuente.Net/mort
    Henry Mort and Mary had seven children
    James, Joseph, Jonathon, Ellen, John, Mary and Margaret
    According to my records then James would have been born 1808
Registers of Risley Presbyterian Chapel for a baptism to parents Henry Mort and Mary Dorning
Parents residing Risley, father Weaver
    Margaret (born Apr 15, 1827) christened Jul 12, 1840
An interesting double entry at Risley Presbyterian chapel for christenings to Ellen Moffet and Margaret Mort on Jul 12, 1840
Ellen, born May 19, 1822 father Francis Moffet, Joiner of Manchester, mother Elizabeth Aspinall and Margaret, born Apr 15, 1827,
father Henry Mort, weaver of Risley and Mary Downing both took the vows upon themselves.
Baptism Records to Henry Mort and Mary reference Leigh Bethseda Independent (IGI)
Jonathon chr Jul 4, 1813 IGI C078941 0021
Joseph chr Feb 27, 1816 IGI C078941 0067
Ellen christened 27 Feb 1816
John christened Jun 9, 1819 IGI C078941 0107
Mary christened Apr 21, 1823 IGI C078941 0147
A marriage at Winwick on Nov 5, 1838
    John Pomphret, of full age, Bachelor, Weaver residing Croft, father John Pomphret, Weaver
    Ellen Mort, of full age, Spinster residing Risley, father Henry Mort, Weaver
    Both signed by an X
Risley Presbyterian Chapel Births and Baptisms
    Mary Pomphret born Dec 24, 1838, baptised Mar 31, 1839, father John Pomphret weaver residing
    Croft, mothers maiden name, Ellen Mort, married Winwick, first baptise
A marriage at Newchurch in Culcheth on Feb 2, 1846
    James Mort, of full age, Widower, Salt Cake Maker residing Culcheth, father Henry Mort, Weaver
    Hannah Hill, of full age, Spinster, Farmer residing Culcheth, father Thomas Hill, Farmer
    In the presence of Thomas Hill and John Pomfret
A marriage at Newchurch in Culcheth on Jun 16, 1846
    Thomas Hill, age 22, Bachelor, Farmer residing Culcheth, father Thomas Hill, Farmer
    Margaret Mort, age 19, Spinster, Weaver residing Culcheth, father Henry Mort, Weaver
    In the presence of Joseph Mort
Monumental Inscriptions at Risley Presbyterian Chapel
   Henry Mort, Elder of this Church, died Mar 17, 1867 in his 84th year
The Registers for Risley Presbyterian Chapel
   Henry Mort, Weaver, died Mar 17, 1867 age 83