Thomas Mort born abt 1643 Tyldesley (1.11.)

Data 1.11. 

JOHN MORT AND MARGARET ANDERSON
A marriage at Leigh May 12, 1772 (IGI)
    John Mort and Margaret Anderson
Baptism records to parents John Mort and Margaret Anderson (IGI)
    James christened Feb 10, 1773 Leigh see James Mort and Mary Battersby
    Ellin christened Dec 18, 1779 Leigh
    Samuel christened Jan 3, 1781 Leigh
    Thomas christened Dec 20, 1783 Leigh see Thomas Mort and Ann Battersby
    Mary christened Dec 9, 1786 Leigh
    Betty christened Jan 23, 1790 Leigh
John Mort late of Bedford Admon granted 1793 Jun 3 Source: Wills and Admons at Lancashire Record Office
Know all men that we Margaret Mort of Bedford in the parish of Leigh, County of Lancaster and diocese of Chester, Widow and Ralph Battersby of
Leigh, Cotton Manufacturer and Thomas Partington of Leigh, Victualler
The condition of this obligation is such that the above Margaret Mort, widow and relict, Administrix of all goods, chattels and credits of John Mort
late of Bedford, farmer, deceased
Sealed in the presence of Daniel Birkett, Surrogate.
The twentieth day of May, 1793, Margaret Mort within named took the oath of an administration in common form before me.
Value of the effects under £300 3 Jun 1793 proved
JAMES MORT AND MARY BATTERSBY
A marriage at Leigh on Nov 11, 1794 (IGI)
    James Mort and Mary Battersby
Bishops Transcripts (Marriages) for the Parish Church of Leigh on Film MF5/63 DRM 2/115 at Lancashire Records Office
     Nov 11, 1794 James Mort and Mary Battersby, both of this parish, by banns
Baptism Records to parents James Mort and Mary (IGI)
    Mary christened Aug 29, 1795 Leigh
    Alice christened May 26, 1798 Leigh
    Betty christened Jul 12, 1800 Leigh
    Ann christened May 29, 1802 Leigh Note: see marriage of John Horridge and Ann Mort
    Thomas christened Sep 17, 1803 Leigh
    Margaret christened Aug 18, 1805 Weslyen Methodist Bedford
    Ellen christened Nov 9, 1806 Weslyen Methodist Bedford
    Rachel christened Jun 2, 1808 Wesleyan Methodist Bedford
    James christened Aug 24, 1811 Leigh
    Martha christened May 28, 1814 Leigh Note: see George Whittle and Martha Mort
Baptism Records to parents James Mort and Mary Battersby (IGI)
    Alice christened May 26, 1798 Bedford
    Betty christened Jul 12, 1800 Bedford
    Ann christened May 29, 1802 Bedford
    Thomas christened Sep 17, 1803 Bedford
    William christened Dec 16, 1809 Bedford
    Jad christened Aug 24, 1811 Bedford
Bishops Transcripts (Baptisms) for the Parish Church of Leigh on Film MF5/63 DRM 2/115a at Lancashire Records Office
    May 29, 1802 Ann dau of James and Mary Mort of Bedford
1841 Census for Bedford Source:
Overhall Fould Mary Mort Head   65   Of this county
  James   "     29 Silk Weaver      "
  Martha    "     25        "
  Rachel    "     19        "
  Richard Ridyard     20        "
Baptism to parent Ann Mort (IGI) at Leigh
    Rachael christened Dec 17, 1822
Burial Record at Bedfod Methodist Chapel
    Mary Mort of Bedford, buried Jan 11, 1849 age 75
The IGI has several entries for a baptism around 1774 of a Mary Battersby
    chr Jan 15, 1774 Leigh father Richard Battersby
    chr Feb 19, 1774 Leigh father John Battersby
    chr Oct 9, 1774 Leigh father Samuel Battersby
To do: Marriage of George Whittle and Martha Mort abt 1848
1851 Census for Bedford Source:
Platt Croft No 5 George Whittle Head Mar 35 Brick layer Labourr Croft
  Martha Whittle Wife Mar 37   Bedford
  Mary Mort Dau   7 Scholar Bedford
  Ann Whittle Dau   2   Bedford
  James Mort Lodger   39 Power Loom Weaver Cotton Bedford
1861 Census for Bedford Source:
Cross St Samuel Ridyard Head Widow 71 Cotton Twister Bedford
  John Hulme Lodger   59 Cotton Spinner Westleigh
  James Mort Lodger   50 Silk Picker Bedford
THOMAS MORT AND ANN BATTERSBY
A Marriage at Leigh on Sep 14, 1811
    Thomas Mort and Ann Battersby
Baptisms to Thomas Mort and Ann Battersby (IGI) at Lowton
    John christened Jul 18, 1812
    The IGI indicates that this Child died as an infant
Baptisms to Thomas Mort and Ann(e) (IGI) at Leigh
    Ralph christened Mar 19, 1814 Note: see marriage of Ralph Mort and Elizabeth
    Maria Battersby christened Jun 17, 1819 Note: see marriage of Thomas Hodson and Maria Battersby Mort
    Margaret christened Feb 14, 1830 Note: see marriage of William Worsley and Margaret Mort
1841 Census for Bedford Source:Leigh Library
Chapel Lane Thomas Mort     50 Shopkeeper Of this county
  Ann         "     50         "
  Ralph      "     25         "
  Maria      "     20         "
  Margaret   "     10         "
1851 Census for Bedford Source:Leigh Library
Chapel St Thomas Mort Head Mar 66 Shopkeeper Bedford
  Ann         " Wife Mar 63      "       "
  Ralph      " Son unm 37 Silk Weaver by Hand       "
  Margaret   " Dau unm 21 Housewife       "
1861 Census for Bedford Source:Leigh Library
4 Chapel St Ann Mort Head Widow 73 Retired Grocer Bedford
  Margaret Worsley Dau Mar 30 Servant       "
  William       " Son in law Mar 28 Ag Lab Croft
A Marriage entry at Leigh Parish Church Registers on page 176 for January 3, 1842 states: 
   Thomas Hodson of full age, Bachelor residing in Bedford father Samuel Hodson deceased Shopkeeper
    Maria Battersby Mort of full age, Spinster residing in Bedford father Thomas Mort Shopkeeper
St Catherines Index has a marriage registered 1st qtr 1842 at Leigh for Maria Battersby Mort 
1851 Census for Bedford Source:Leigh Library
Chapel St Thomas Hodson Head Mar 33 Cotton Agent Tyldesley
  Maria Battersby Hodson Wife Mar 32   Bedford
  Thomas Mort Hodson Son   7 Scholar       "
  John Hodson Son   6 Scholar       "
  Margaret Ann Hodson Dau   3 month         "
A Marriage at Bedford, St Thomas Church on Aug 20, 1860
    William Worsley, of full age, Bachelor, Farmer residing Croft, father William Worsley, Farmer
    Margaret Mort, of full age, Spinster residing Bedford, father Thomas Mort, deceased Shopkeeper
Extracts from the lengthy will ( 4 sheets listing property division mainly) of Thomas Mort of Bedford, Shopkeeper
    The sum of eighty pounds to my daughter Maria Battersby Hodson, and the sum of fifty pounds to my son Ralph Mort
    I do hereby forgive my son in law Thomas Hodson the sum of of two hundred pounds which he now owes me
    To my wife Ann Mort during her natural life the use of all my household goods, pictures and books, also all my stock in trade
    After her decease I direct the same to be sold and proceeds equally divided between my children Ralph Mort, Maria Battersby
    Hodson and Margaret Mort. My property in Chapel Lane in Bedford now in several occupations of myself,  Miles Burnett and Thomas
    Hodson, and all my five leasehold cottages being in Chapel Lane to my Daughter Margaret Mort or any husband with whom
    she may hereafter intermarry.
    Dated Sep 23, 1853 Proved Jan 18, 1854
Monumental Inscriptions at St Thomas's, Bedford
    Here rests the body of Thomas Mort who departed this life Dec 1, 1853
    aged 70 years. Also Ann Mort wife of the above who departed this life
    the 25th day of April 1861 age 73 years.
    Also Ralph Mort their son who died July 26th, 1868 aged 54 years.
    "May they rest in peace"
    Also Margaret their daughter and beloved wife of William Worsley who
    departed 11th Nov 1880 in the 51st year of her age.
WILLIAM WORSLEY AND MARGARET MORT
1881 Census for Pemberton Source: FHL Film 1341904     PRO Ref RG11    Piece 3779    Folio 62    Page 19
Trentham House William Worsley Head Wid 48 Manufacturing Chemist Croft
Trentham St Margaret Ann   " Dau unm 17   Pemberton
  William James   " Son   15   Pemberton
  Margaret Ellen Swinton Serv unm 18 General Domestic Serv Aston Grange, CHS
RALPH MORT AND ELIZABETH
1841 Census for Bedford Source:Leigh Library
Chapel St Thomas Mort     50 Shopkeeper Of this County
  Ann        "     50        "
  Ralph     "     25        "
  Maria     "     20        "
  Margaret   "     10        "
1851 Census for Bedford Source:Leigh Library
Chapel St Thomas Mort Head Mar 66 Shopkeeper Bedford
  Ann        " Wife Mar 63       "     "      "
  Ralph     " Son unm 37 Silk Weaver by Hand      "
  Margaret    " Dau un 21 Housework      "
1861 Census for Bedford Source:Leigh Library
Chapel St Ralph Mort Head Mar 47 Beer Seller Bedford
  Elizabeth  " Wife Mar 37       "     "      "
  Ralph     " Son   3 Scholar      "
  Martha Eaton Neice   19 Servant      "
1871 Census for Bedford Source:Leigh Library
88 Chapel St Elizabeth Mort Head Widow 45 Cotton Weaver Bedford
  Ralph B     " Son   13 Duller Foundry      "
  Elizabeth A    " Dau   4 Scholar      "
  Kate Hurst Lodger   21 Teacher St Joseph Schools St Helens
1881 Census for Bedford Source: FHL Film 1341909     PRO Ref RG11    Piece 3803    Folio 35    Page 18
8 Peter St Elizabeth Mort Head Widow 56 Annuitant Bedford
  Ralph Battersby   " Son unm 23 Iron Turner      "
JOHN HORRIDGE AND ANN MORT
A marriage at Leigh (IGI) Feb 26, 1827
    John Horridge and Ann Mort
1841 Census for Bedford Source: HO107/513/7 folio 35
Overhall Fould John Horridge Head   40 Silk Weaver Of this County
  Ann      "     35        "
  Mary     "     13        "
  Thomas  "     8        "
  John       "     6        "
  Ann       "     4        "
  Evelen?  "     1        "
1851 Census for Bedford Source: HO107/ 2204 folio 365
Mill St John Horridge Head Mar 56 Hand Loom Weaver Silk Bedford
  Ann      " Wife Mar 49 Hand Loom Weaver Silk      "
  Mary     " Dau unm 22 Hand Loom Weaver Silk      "
  Thomas  " Son unm 19 Moulder at Foundry      "
  John       " Son   16 Hand Loom Weaver Silk      "
  Ann       " Dau   14 Hand Loom Weaver Silk      "
  Amelia?  " Dau   11 Nurse Girl  
  Elizabeth  " Dau   8    
  Emma       " Dau   4    
Note: if Anns age is correct at 49 then she could be
Ann Mort christened May 29, 1802 to parents James Mort and Mary Battersby
According to information supplied by Sheila Mughal nee Norris e-mail: she mughal@yahoo.co.uk
    Father of John Horridge above was John Horridge b abt 1762 and mother was Ellen Hurst b abt 1764 Leigh
    Ann Horridge nee Mort died age 65 years died Jan 1867 Bedford and was buried in Leigh Cemetry Jan 16, 1867
    John Horridge husband of Ann Mort died age 78 years on Aug 22, 1872 at Bedford and was buried at Leigh Cemetry Aug 24, 1872
      Son Thomas Horridge b abt 1832 married 1. Theresa Parkinson on Jan 2, 1854 at Tyldesley Chapel children Sarah J b. 1853 Oldham
                                                                                                                                                                                   Joseph b. 1856 Bedford
                                                                                                                                                                                   Louisa b 1858 Bedford
                                                                                                                                                                                   Thomas W b. 1860 Bedford
                                                                                                                                                                                   David b.1865 Bedford
                                                                             Theresa Horridge nee Parkinson died 1867
      Son Thomas Horridge b abt 1832 married 2. Mary Cook b abt 1834 Scotland children Albert Horridge b abt 1876 Ramsbottom
                                                                                                                                              Mary Ellen Horridge b abt 1880 Ramsbottom
        Louisa b 1858 Bedford married William Lee (b 1854 Atherton) May 31, 1875 at St James Church, Atherton children Sarah Jane b 1876 Atherton
                                                                                                                                                                                                James b 1879 Atherton
                                                                                                                                                                                                Ellen b 1881 Atherton
                                                                                                                                                                                                Theresa b 1881 Atherton
                                                                                                                                                                                                Peter b 1883 Atherton
                                                                                                                                                                                                Thomas b 1885 Atherton
                                                                                                                                                                                                John b 1887 Atherton
                                                                                                                                                                                                David b 1889 Atherton
                                                                                                                                                                                                Harriot b 1891 Atherton
                                                                                                                                                                                                Elizabeth Ann b 1893 Atherton
                                                                                                                                                                                                Joseph b 1895 Atherton
                                                                                                                                                                                                Herbert b 1896 Atherton
                                                                                                                                                                                                Fred b 1898 Atherton
                                                                                                                                                                                                Florrie b Oct 2, 1899 Howe Bridge
        Louisa b 1858 Bedford died 1918 Bolton Infirmary bur Dec 4, 1918 Atherton Cemetry
          Sarah Jane Lee b 1876 Atherton married Joseph Parsons (b 1878) 1899 children Louisa, William b 1903, Annie
          Sarah Jane Parsons nee Lee b 1876 Atherton buried Atherton May 15, 1931 Atherton Cemetry
          Florrie Lee b Oct 2, 1899 married Benjamin Thomason (b 1899 Leigh) Jul 3, 1920 St Michaels, Howe Bridge Church, Atherleigh
                                                                                                                                                                             children Ivy 
                                                                                                                                                                                          Vera
                                                                                                                                                                                          Victor
             Florrie b. Oct 2 1899 died Feb 6, 1984 Atherleigh Hospital buried Atherton Cemetry
                  Ivy Thomason married David Norris (b Jul 13, 1918 Daisy Hill, Westhoughton died Aug 26, 1962)
                     children Sheila Ann, David, Brian, Colin