Family History


WILLIAM HARRISON WAS THE BROTHER OF AN ANCESTOR JAMES HARRISON. THIS PAGE IS NOT COMPLETE. IF YOU HAVE ANY ADDITIONS OR CORRECTIONS PLEASE E-MAIL ME Martis1@hotmail.co.uk

WILLIAM HARRISON

Born: 1834 Dawley Bank

Father: George Harrison

Mother: Fanny Tonks

Died: possibly died 1874

Married:

Spouse: Mary

Born; 1832 Dawley Bank

; Jonah Harrison (see Note 1)

Fanny Harrison b 1856 (see Note 2)

Thomas Harrison b 1859 (see Note 3)

Sarah Harrison b 1862 Portobello, Willenhall

Alice Harrison b 1863 Portobello, Willenhall (see Note 4)

William Harrison b 1865 Portobello, Willenhall

Elizabeth Harrison b 1866 Portobello, Willenhall

Mary Harrison b 1868 Portobello, Willenhall

1841 census: a coal miner, Wellington

1851 census: lodging with John Parry coalminer from Lawley Bank, New St, Portobello, Willenhall. Occupation; stone miner

1861 census: living Portobello. Census return has their name as Harris and Jonah as William

1871 census; living Portobello, Willenhall, An infirm cripple

 

JONAH HARRISON

Born: 1853 Willenhall. Probably named William

Married:

Spouse Bridget Flanagan

Born: 1853 Gallway, Ireland on 1911 census Willenhall)

Children: William Harrison born 1876 Portobellom

John Harrison b 1878 Willenhall

Alice Mary Harrison b 1880 Willenhall

Catherine Harrison b 1876 Willenhall Willenhall

Bedilia Harrison b 1886 Cannock

Mary Harrison b 1889 Cannock

James Harrison b 1894 Cannock

1881 Census: living 88 High St, Willenhall. Occupation: coalminer

1891 census: living Chadsmoor (nr Cannock). Mother-in-law Mary Flanagan, widow aged 66 living with them. Occuaption coal miner hewer

1901 census: Residing Green heath, Cannock. Occupation: miner

1911 census: Residing near the Fon Green Heath, Hendesford. Occupation: underground labourer. Son James (underground labourer) and daughter Mary with them

William T Harrison m 1899 Edith Brindley b 1878 Chads, Cannock.

Children: John W harriosn born 1901 Chads Cannock; Alice M Harrison born 1905 Chads, Cannock

1901 living Crab Lane, Chadsmoor, Cannock. Occupation: coalminer

1911 census: Residing Heath St, Green Heath, Hednesford. Occupaion: miner

John Harrison

1901 occupation: coalminer

Alice Mary Harrison

1901 census: Residing with parents.No occupation

Catherine Harrison married 1910 Cannock district Thomas Marsh born 1884 Hednesford

1901 census: Residing with parents. No occupation

1911 census: Residing near Fon Green Heath, Hednesford. Occupation: stoker

Mary Harrison

1901 census: residing with parents

James Harrison

1901 census: Residing with parents. Occupation: underground labourer

FANNY HARRISON

Born: 1856 Willenhall

Father: William Harrison

Mother: Mary

Married: 1875 Wolverhampton district

Spouse; Richard Tennant

Born: 1852

Spouse: Netherton

Children: Fanny Tennant b 1876 Portobello

Edward Tennant b 1878 Portobello, Willenhall

Bertha Tennant b 1880 portobello, Willenhall

John Tennant b 1882 Hednesford

Rachel Tenant b 1887 High Town, Staffs

Richard Tenant b 1889 Conisborough

Mary Tennant b 1892 Conisborough

Dora Tennant b 1893 Conisborough (Woolley Colliery)

George Tennant b 1895 Conisborough (Woolley colliery)

1881 Ct3, high Street, Willenhall. Richard a miner

1891 Conisborough, Yorks

1901 Dalton, nr Barnsley

1911 census: Residing 1 Villa Square, Barnsley. Occupation; coal hewer

Fanny Tennant married 1901 Barnsley district Frank Lodge born 1870 Flockton, Yorks.

Children: Frances Lodge born 1901 ossett; George Henry Lodge born 1903 Ossett; Edith Lodge born 1906 Ossett

1891 census: Residing with parents

1901 census: Residing Dale Street, Ossett cum Gawthorpe. Occupation: coal agent

1911 census: Residing 74 Wakefield Rd, Ossett. Occupation: colliery weighman

Edward Tennant married Susannah born 1880 Rotherham.

Children: William Edward Tennant born 1902 Rotherham; John Tennant born 1903 Darton; Richard Tennant born 1907 Darton; Doris Tennant born 1909 Darton

1901 census: Residing with parents. Occupation: coal miners’ trammer below land

1911 census: Residing Pitt Square, Maplewell, Barnsley. Occupation: coal miner hewer

Bertha Tennant married 1901 barnsley district either James Dymoke Cunningham or William Dawson

1901 census: Residing Ryecroft St, Ossett cum Gawthorpe. Occupation; general domestic servant to John Knowles, worsted spinner

John Tennant

1901 census: Residing with parents. Occupation: colliery horse driver below ground

1911 census: Residing with parents. Occupation: coal hewer

Rachel Tennant married 1909 Dewsbury district James Senior born 1875 Skethdyke, Yorkshire.

1911 census: Residing 6 Lands Building, Dewsbury Road, Ossett. Occupation: colliery labourer, Rachel a cloth sorter.

Dora Tennant

1911 census: Residing with parents. Occupation: servant

George Tennant

1911 census: Residing with parents. Occupation: pony driver

THOMAS HARRISON

Born: 1859 Portobello

Father: William Harrison

Mother: Mary

1871 census: Residing with parents. Occupation:locksmith’s apprentice

SARAH HARRISON

Born: 1862 Portobello, Willenhall

ALICE HARRISON

Born: 1863 Portobello

Father: William Harrison

Mother: Mary

Married: 1891 Wolverhampton district

Spouse: James Everett

Born; 1856 Wolverhampton

Children: Florence Everett born 1892 Willenhall

Lilly Ethel Everett b 1895 Portobello, Willenhall

William Everett b 1897 Portobello, Willrnhall

Harriet Everett born 1898 Willenhall

Catherine Everett b 1901 Portobello, Willenhall

Rose Everett born 1902 Willenhall

Alice Everett born 1903 Willenhall

Kate Everett born 1905 Willenhall

James Everett born 1906 Willenhall

1881 servant to Eliza Clay, 70 Church Street, Bilston

1911 census: Residing 14 Church Street Willenhall. Occupation: brick labourer. Alice a lock varnisher Florence a briggs sorter, Lillie a warehouse girl

WILLIAM HARRISON

Born: 1865 Portobello, Willenhall

Father: William Harrison

Mother: Mary

ELIZABETH HARRISON

Born: 1866 Portobello, Willenhall

Father: William Harrison

Mother: Mary

1881 servant to Ann Dolphin, 2 Bilston Street, Railway Tavern

1891 servant to Edward Lilley. Jeweller’s salesman, 1 Compton Rd, Handsworth

MARY HARRISON

Born: 1868 Portobello, Willenhall

Father: William Harrison

Mother: Mary