Thomas Mort born abt 1643 Tyldesley (1.7.)

Data 1.7. 

RALPH MORT
1881 Census for Preston Source: FHL Film 1342015     PRO Ref RG11    Piece 4241    Folio 100    Page 75
Spa House Thomas Noblett Head Mar 34 Iron Moulder Preston
  Alice        " Wife Mar 37   Preston
  Elizabeth   " Dau   12 Scholar Preston
  Annie       " Dau   6 Scholar Preston
  Mary L     " Dau   1   Preston
  William Kellett Boarder Mar 73 Retired Publican Cottam
  Maria        " Boarder Mar 63   Walton
  Thomas   " Boarder unm 21 Railway Fitter Preston
  Robert    " Nephew   9 Scholar Preston
  Ralph Mort Boarder unm 61 Retired Railway Driver Leigh
WILLIAM MORT AND MARGARET ELLEN HILL
From the Birth Certificate of Thomas Mort, born Feb 9, 1866 at Houlcroft, Culcheth
    Father William Mort of Houlcroft, mother Margaret Mort formerly Hill. Birth registered Feb 9, 1866
1861 Census for Culcheth Source: Leigh Library
Holcroft William Mort Head Mar 21 Labourer Culcheth
  Margaret  " Wife Mar 21 Wife Culcheth
  Betsey   " Dau   1   Culcheth
1871 Census for Culcheth Source: Leigh Library
Bedford Hall William Mort Head Mar 31 Farmer 40 acres employ 2 Labourers Bedford
  Margaret  " Wife Mar 31   Culcheth
  Betsy   " Dau   11 Scholar Culcheth
  Margaret E  " Dau   7 Scholar Culcheth
  Thomas      " Son   5 Scholar Culcheth
  James     " Son   2   Culcheth
  Maria Shaw Servant   34 Domestic Servant Culcheth
1881 Census for Lancashire Source: FHL Film 1341909     PRO Ref RG11    Piece 3804    Folio 38    Page 32
Hale Mill Farm Jane Paul Head Wid 71 Farmer of 112 acres Culcheth
  Sarah Crook Dau Mar 43   CHS, Grappenhall
  Jane Paul Dau unm 38 Farmers Dau Culcheth
  Ellen R Paul Dau unm 28 Farmers Dau Culcheth
  William Lawrie Son in law Mar 28 Farmers son Glasgow
  William Lawrie Grand son   1 Farmers son Newton le Willows
  Betsy Mort Servant unm 21 General Servant Culcheth
  Arthur M Dealtry Grand son   17 Farm labourer Culcheth
  Lewis Hindley Servant   14 Farm labourer Culcheth
  Thomas Dooly Servant Mar 53 Farm labourer Galway, Ireland
  Patrick Flaherty Servant unm 31 Farm labourer Galway, Ireland
  James Machugh Servant unm 30 Farm labourer Mayo, Ireland
  Martin Corly Servant unm 23 Farm labourer Galway, Ireland
  Thomas Flaherty Servant unm 20 Farm labourer Galway, Ireland
1891 Census for Culcheth Source: Leigh Library RG12/3085 folio 158
Hale Mill Farm John Bridge Head Mar 36 Farmer Lowton
Glazebuy Mary     " Wife Mar 39   Davyhulme
  Joseph  " Son   11   Culcheth
  Emily      " Dau   9   Culcheth
  Mary     " Dau   7   Culcheth
  Magie    " Dau   6   Culcheth
  James   " Son   3   Culcheth
  Ethel     " Dau   7 month   Culcheth
  Betsy Mort Servant   31 Domestic Servant Culcheth
Christenings to William Mort and Margaret at Newchurch in Culcheth
    Betsy christened Dec 6, 1859, father Shopkeeper of Culcheth
    Thomas christened Nov 9, 1862, father Farmer of Holcroft (note: this Thomas must have died young as another 
                Thomas was born to the same family later)
From the Marriage Certificate 
    Marriage solemnized at The Parish Church, registration district Barton, on July 28th 1886
    Thomas Mort, age 20, Bachelor, Seaman of Irlam, father William Mort, Chemcal Maker
    Martha Mellor, age 22, Spinster of Cadishead, father Henry Mellor, deceased Fustian Cutter
    In the presence of William Heywood and Betsy Mort.
From the Birth Certificate
    James William Mort, born Dec 28, 1890 Cadishead
    Father Thomas Mort, Canal Labourer. Mother Martha Mort formerly Mellor. 
    Birth registered by Martha Mort of Cadishead on Feb 19, 1891
From the Marriage Certificate 
Marriage solemnised at St Stephens Church, Preston Nov 29, 1917
    James William Mort, age 27, Bachelor, Soldier of 1 Green Lane, Cadishead, father Thomas Mort, Coal Trimmer
    Jeannie Kerr, age 26, Spinster of 51 Connaught Rd, Preston father John Kerr, retired Police Sergeant
    In the presence of William Albert Kerr and Eva Mort
From information supplied by Robert Mort e-mail robert@rmort.freeserve.co.uk
    James William Mort died in Preston on Jul 19, 1954
    Jeannie McTaggart Johnson Kerr dob Jul 16, 1893, died in Preston Mar 15, 1957
    They lived at 1 Cedar Ave and then 28 Willow Crescent, both Preston
    They had three children, Cyril Raymond Mort (father of Robert) dob Feb 26, 1920 died Jan 23, 1964
                                             Doris Mabel Mort dob Apr 6, 1921
                                             Norman Kenneth Mort dob Sep 13, 1924
    Cyril Raymond Morts birth certificate states he was born 26 January, 1920 at 51 Connaught Rd 
    father James William Mort, Iron Driller and mother Jeannie, formerley Kerr
From further information supplied by Robert Mort e-mail robert@rmort.freeserve.co.uk (May 15, 2002)
Cyril Raymond Mort married Doris Moxham on Sep 22, 1945
Doris Moxham born Jan 14, 1919
Doris Mabel Mort, sister of Cyril Raymond Mort, married Ernest Hopkins Oct 25, 1941
Ernest Hopkins born May 20, 1921
Norman Kenneth Mort, brother of Cyril Raymond and Doris Mabel, married Laura Stirrup on Sep 1, 1959
Laura Stirrup born Apr 6, 1924
Robert Christopher Mort, son of Cyril Raymond Mort and Doris Moxham, born Aug 16, 1946 married Susan Elizabeth Mayman on Sep 16, 1972
Susan Elizabeth Mayman born Jan 3, 1947
Sandra Jane Mort born Jan 7, 1976 and Claire Elizabeth Mort born Jan 12, 1978 both children of Robert and Susan Mort
Joan Hopkins born Mar 4, 1942, Valerie Hopkins born Apr 14, 1948 and Keith Hopkins born Aug 15, 1952 all children of Ernest and Doris Hopkins
Joan Hopkins married Brian Heyworth (no date) and their child Cheryl Hayworth born Jan 4, 1975
Valerie Hopkins married George Nowlands (born Nov 15, 1948) on Mar 30, 1968
Susan Hopkins Nowlands born Aug 31, 1972 and Janet Hopkins Nowlands born May 25, 1974 children of George and Valerie Nowlands
Susan married ? Barnes and their child Molly Laura Barnes born Mar 15, 2002
Janet married John Young
Keith Hopkins married Rose ? (no date) and their child Felicity Hopkins born Jul 25, 1980
From information supplied by Peter Kingsley Mort e-mail morty@spiderweb.com.au
    I was born in Chorlton-cum-Hardy and I have two brothers Harold Godfrey and John Brian
    Our father was Harold Mort dob Nov 4, 1907. His brothers and sisters were Olive, May, Albert, Lily, Lovena, Arthur,
    Robert, John Thomas, Eva, James William, Edith Annie and Elizabeth Ellen whom we simply called Aunt Nellie.
    Our grandfather was Thomas Mort dob Feb 8, 1866 and grandmother Martha Mellor dob Feb 10, 1864
From information supplied by Peter Kingsley Mort e-mail morty@spiderweb.com.au via Gill Spooner e-mail gspooner@ntlworld.com
    Thomas Mort born 9 Feb 1866 at Holcroft, Culcheth died 1 Feb 1952 Cadishead, his wife Martha Mellor died 1917
    Their children Elizabeth Ellen Mort b. Nov 2, 1887 Cadishead d. Dec 5, 1956 Cadishead. She married a James Woodcock in Glazebrook
                                 Edith Annie Mort b. Jan 16, 1889 Cadishead. She married a Lewis Knight in Glazebrook
                                 James William Mort b Dec 28, 1890 ( Duplicated information already received )
                                 Eva Mort b. Jan 8, 1892 Cadishead married Alick Stephens and they had a son Stan Stephens
                                 John Thomas Mort b. Dec 6, 1895 Cadishead married Ruth ? And they had a son Alan Mort
                                 Robert Mort b.Sep 9, 1896 Cadishead
                                 Arthur Mort b. Nov 19, 1897 Cadishead
                                 Lovinia Lilly b. Nov 27, 1898 Cadishead d. Jul 9, 1900 Cadishead
                                 Lily Mort b.May 8, 1901 Cadishead d. Jan 31, 1929 Cadishead
                                 Albert Mort b. Sep 16, 1902 Cadishead d. Apr 20, 1971 Cadishead. He married Annie Goddard and they had a son Geoffrey Mort b. 1930 d. 2003
                                 May Mort b May 30, 1904 d. Sep 24, 1904
                                 Olive Mort b. Mar 18, 1906 Cadishead d. Feb 10, 1907
                                  Harold Mort b. Nov 4, 1907 Cadishead d. May 23, 1984 Rotorua, New Zealand married Rita Veale b. 1911 d. 1998. 
                                                               Harold and Rita had the following children: Harold Godfrey Mort b. Aug 30, 1930 Irlam and he married Vivienne Lois Brown
                                                                                                                                                      John Brian Mort b. Dec 6, 1932 Flixton and he married Patricia Piddington
                                                                                                                                                       Peter Kingsley Mort b. Jul 11, 1945 Chorlton cum Hardy
    Harold Godfrey Mort and Vivienne had children Lyndsay Mort who married John Ure and they had a son John Ure. Lyndsey also married Barry Briggans in Rotorua, New Zealand
                                                                                                     Gillian Mort who married Lyel Morrison and they had children Keelan Morrison and Tracy Morrison both born Roturua
    Harold Godfrey Mort also married Queenie John Farthing in Hamilton, New Zealand and Virginia Belito in the Philipines. The latter marriage produced a son Thomas Adam Mort
    John Brian Mort  and Patricia had children John Russell Mort and Janice Mort. John Brian remarried and this produced children Rebecca Mort and Charlotte Mort
    Peter Kingsley Mort married Lorraine Irene Voss, b 1947 d. 1996, in 1965 in Roturua and then Dorothy Ann Henderson, b. 1949, in Jun 1970 The latter ended in divorce in Aug 1983 in Queensland, Australia
    Peter Kingsley Mort and Dorothy had children Ryan Kingsley Mort b. Nov 1, 1972 Roturua m. Ellen Sue Holmes, b. 1976, on Oct 20, 2001 and they had Jackson Kingsley Mort b. Dec 19, 2004 Bundaberg, Queensland
                                                                                                  Stacie Joanne Mort b. Apr 30, 1975 m. Jason Andrew Cole and they had children Shylana Jaide Cole b. May 30, 1993 Nambour, Australia
                                                                                       Taylah Paige Cole b. Oct 24, 1995 Nambour, Australia
                                                                                       Reilly Andrew Cole b Oct 24, 1997
                              Stacie Joanne also married Adrian Jon Davies, b. 1978, and they had  a son Zephlin Zak Davis b. Feb 13, 2003 Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
    Peter Kingsley Mort also married Caroline Dianne Barnetby, b 1962, on Apr 18, 1987 at Caloundra, Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia
From further information supplied by Peter Kingsley Mort e-mail morty@spiderweb.com.au 
    Thomas Mort b. 8 Feb 186 at Franks Farm, Holcroft. His wife Martha died 14 Dec 1917
     Edith Annie d. Feb 27, 1965 at Glazebrook. Two of her children where Martha and Daisy, possibly more.
    Albert married Annie Goddard circa 1928
The Paul Family
This family appear in the lives of several MORT families, as employees.
James Mort, of Worsley appears in the 1861 Census, as a Farm Servant to the Paul family
Betsy Mort, daughter of William Mort and Margart Ellen nee Hill was a servant to the Paul family in 1881
From the American Web Site about the Morts that emigrated from Culcheth in 1844 is a statement "On October 1,
1844 Jonathan Mort married Mary Payne at Yorkville Wisconsin. Other than Mary Payne's Marriage and Death Certificate
little is known about her. Eric Jones is convinced that Mary Payne worked as a servant for a farmer by the name of Michael Paul"
1841 Census for Culcheth Source: HO107/524/5 folio 9/10
Holcroft Heath John Paul Head   60 Ag Labourer Of this County
  Ralph   "     23 Helper?    "
1841 Census for Culcheth Source: HO107/524/5 folio 10
Holcroft Heath Michael Paul Head   30 Farmer Of this County
  Jane Paul     30      "
  John   "     9      "
  Martha   "     8      "
  Mary      "     6      "
  Sarah    "     4      "
  Ellen Haslam     15 F.S.    "
  James Davenport     15 M.S.    "
  William Thomason     15 M.S.    "
  William Sanders     15 M.S.    "
To Do: 1841 Census for this family and christenings
1841 Census for Culcheth Source: HO107/524/5 folio 16
Corley Farm, Holcroft Michael Paul Head   50 Farmer Of this County
  Nancy     "     70      "
  Thomas   "     30      "
  Joseph Gibbin     25 M.S.    "
  William Smith     15 M.S.    "
  James Fearnhead     10 M.S.    "
  Mary Pane     20 F.S    "
  Betty Flitcroft     10 F.S    "
1851 Census for Culcheth Source: Leigh Library HO 107/2204 folio 163
Bury Lane Michael Paul Head unm 63 Farmer of 40 acres employing 2 labourers Culcheth
  Nancy     " Sister unm 82 Housekeper    "
  Thomas   " Nephew unm 45 Ag Lab    "
  Elizabeth Howard Servant unm 18 House Servant Croft
  James Flitcroft Servant   15 Farm Servant Culcheth
  Robert Hindley Servant   9 Errand Boy    "
To do: 1861 and 1871 Census for this family
1851 Census for Culcheth Source: Leigh Library HO 107/2204 folio 164
Holcroft Michael Paul Jnr? Head Mar 43 Farmer of 103 acres employing 3 labourers Culcheth
  Jane Paul Wife Mar 41 Farmers wife    "
  John   " Son unm 19 Farmers son    "
  Martha   " Dau unm 17 Farmers daughter    "
  Mary      " Dau   15 Farmers daughter Grappenhall, CHS
  Sarah    " Dau   13 Scholar    "
  Elizabeth   " Dau   9 Scholar Culcheth
  Jane          " Dau   7 Scholar    "
  Nancy       " Dau   6 Scholar    "
  Emma       " Dau   2      "
  Ellen         " Dau   11 month      "
Note: should be Michael snr? John        " Father Wid 71 Retired Labourer    "
  John Flitcroft Serv   14 Farmers servant    "
  James Green Serv   16 Farmers servant Astley
1861 Census for Culcheth Source: RG9/2801 folio 97
Holcroft Heath Michael Paul  Head Mar 53 Farmer of 112 acres employing 4 menand 3 boys Culcheth
  Jane Paul Wife Mar 50 Farmers wife    "
  Jane          " Dau   17 Farmers daughter    "
  Nancy       " Dau   15 Farmers daughter    "
  Emma       " Dau   12 Farmers daughter    "
  Ellen         " Dau   8 Farmers daughter    "
  James Mort Serv   17 Farm Servant Worsley
1881 Census for Lancashire Source: FHL Film 1341909     PRO Ref RG11    Piece 3804    Folio 38    Page 32
Hale Mill Farm Jane Paul Head Wid 71 Farmer of 112 acres Culcheth
  Sarah Crook Dau Mar 43   CHS, Grappenhall
  Jane Paul Dau unm 38 Farmers Dau Culcheth
  Ellen R Paul Dau unm 28 Farmers Dau Culcheth
  William Lawrie Son in law Mar 28 Farmers son Glasgow
  William Lawrie Grand son   1 Farmers son Newton le Willows
  Betsy Mort Servant unm 21 General Servant Culcheth
  Arthur M Dealtry Grand son   17 Farm labourer Culcheth
  Lewis Hindley Servant   14 Farm labourer Culcheth
  Thomas Dooly Servant Mar 53 Farm labourer Galway, Ireland
  Patrick Flaherty Servant unm 31 Farm labourer Galway, Ireland
  James Machugh Servant unm 30 Farm labourer Mayo, Ireland
  Martin Corly Servant unm 23 Farm labourer Galway, Ireland
  Thomas Flaherty Servant unm 20 Farm labourer Galway, Ireland
A marriage at Newchurch in Culcheth on Sep 18, 1856
    James Hill, age 26, Widower, Farmer of Culcheth, father Thomas Hill, Farmer
    Martha Paul, age 22, of Culcheth, father Michael Paul, Farmer
    In the presence of John Hill
Monumental Inscriptions at Newchurch, Culcheth
    Michael Paul senior of Holcroft, buried Apr 14, 1864 age 78 years
Monumental Inscriptions at Newchurch, Culcheth
    Michael Paul jnr, buried Feb 5, 1871 age 73 yrs      Note: must be a transcript error as he would be 51 not 71
    Jane wife buried Feb 17, 1882 age 71 yrs
    Ellen dau buried Apr 26, 1852 age 2 yrs
1881 Census for Kenyon Source: FHL Film 1341909     PRO Ref RG11    Piece 3801    Folio 171    Page 8
  James Hill Head Mar 51 Farmer of 78 acres Culcheth
  Martha  " Wife Mar 47 Wife Culcheth
  Mary     " Dau unm 22 Farmers dau Prescot
  Thomas  " Son unm 18 Farm labourer Prescot
  James    " Son   14 Farm labourer Prescot
  William    " Son   9 Scholar Kenyon
Monumental Inscriptions at Newchurch, Culcheth
    James Hill Jan 25, 1891 age 64 years
    Martha wife Jan 12, 1909 age 75 years
    William Leyland son Dec 18, 1898 age 10 months Note: must be an error in the transcript to the year
    Frederick son Sep 30, 1875 age 2 years
    Elizabeth dau Dec 15, 1877 age 20 years
    William son Dec 3, 1865 age 15 years Note: must be an error in the transcript to the year