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Edward Woodhouse James Woodhouse Edward Woodhouse Esther Woodhouse Benjamin Woodhouse Mary Woodhouse Sarah Woodhouse Frances Woodhouse Charles Woodhouse George Woodhouse Elias Woodhouse Mary Woodhouse Charlotte Woodhouse Rachel Woodhouse Eliza Woodhouse Fanny Woodhouse Esther Woodhouse Sidney Woodhouse Amey Davies Joseph Woodhouse Esther Wildgoose Mini tree diagram

James Woodhouse 2

Dec 17841 - 21st Jan 18683

Life History

Dec 1784

Born in Matlock, Derbyshire, England.1

26th Dec 1784

Christened in Matlock, Derby, England.1

23rd Dec 1805

Married Amey Davies.1

17th Jan 1806

Birth of son Charles Woodhouse in Matlock, Derbyshire, England.1

18th May 1807

Birth of son George Woodhouse in Matlock, Derbyshire, England.1

Apr 1809

Birth of son Elias Woodhouse.5

4th May 1812

Birth of daughter Mary Woodhouse in Matlock Bank, Derbyshire, England.1

1814

Occupation Knotter.1

May 1814

Birth of daughter Charlotte Woodhouse in Matlock, Derbyshire, England.1

Jun 1815

Death of daughter Mary Woodhouse in Matlock Bank, Derbyshire, England.1

Mar 1816

Birth of daughter Rachel Woodhouse in Matlock Bank, Derbyshire, England.1

Apr 1818

Birth of daughter Eliza Woodhouse in Matlock Bank, Derbyshire, England.1

Mar 1820

Birth of daughter Fanny Woodhouse in Matlock Bank, Derbyshire, England.1

1822

Occupation Shortning Maker.1

May 1822

Birth of daughter Esther Woodhouse in Matlock Bank, Derbyshire, England.1

8th Oct 1824

Birth of son Sidney Woodhouse in Matlock Bank, Derbyshire, England.1

Mar 1837

Death of daughter Charlotte Woodhouse in Matlock, Derbyshire, England.1

Aug 1844

Death of daughter Esther Woodhouse in Matlock Bank, Derbyshire, England.1

1851

Occupation Framework Knitter.2

Jul 1858

Death of Amey Davies in Matlock, Derbyshire, England.5

1861

Occupation Stocking framework knitter.4

21st Jan 1868

Died in Matlock Bank, Derbyshire, England.3

Sources

  • 1. Information provided by Neil Wilson (from Matlock parish records).
  • 2. 1851 census return (www.wirksworth.org).
  • 3. Information provided by Neil Wilson.
  • 4. 1861 census return (www.wirksworth.org).
  • 5. Information provided by Liz Woolven.

Supporting Evidence

1841 census return for James Woodhouse born 1784 and family

Address: Matlock Bank [Matlock]   Ref: p25, Matlock, district 16, HO 107/198/6

Name Surname Rel. Mar. Age Sex Occupation Born
James Woodhouse - - 55 M Framework K -
Amy Woodhouse - - 55 F - -
Esther Woodhouse - - 15 F - -
George Wall - - 25 M Ag lab -
Rachel Wall - - 25 F - -
Sharlott Wall - - 3 F - -
Esther Wall - - 1 F - -

1851 census return for James Woodhouse born 1784 and family

Number: 032   Address: Matlock Bank [Matlock]   Ref: p9, RD Matlock, ED 7d, HO 107/2150

Name Surname Rel. Mar. Age Sex Occupation Born
James Woodhouse Head M 67 M FWK -
Amy Woodhouse Wife M 68 F - -
Sharlot Wall Gdau U 13 F Scholar -
Millicent Woodhouse Gdau U 19 F Factory -

1861 census return for James Woodhouse born 1784 and family

Schedule: 30   Address: Matlock Bank [Matlock]   Ref: page 7, ED 13, RSD "Matlock", RG9/2542

Name Surname Rel. Mar. Age Sex Occupation Born
James Woodhouse Head W 76 M FWK (stockings) Matlock
Sharlot Woodhouse Gdau U 23 F Housekeeper Matlock
James Woodhouse Gson U 19 M Stone mason Matlock
Fredrick Woodhouse Gson U 2 M - Matlock

Will of James Woodhouse born 1784 died 1868

the will of James Woodhouse
This is the last Will and Testament of me James Woodhouse of Matlock
Bank in the County of Derby Frameworkknitter I give to Charlotte [surname]
late of London the late wife of Samuel [suname] the Bed I now lie on and
the Bed Linen belonging thereto also and my clock for her own use and benefit
absolutely it give devise and bequeath all that my cottage in which I now
reside unto Rachel Wall the Wife of George Wall of Matlock aforesaid Charles
Woodhouse of Matlock aforesaid Bathman Elias Woodhouse of Matlock Moor
Frameworkknitter George Woodhouse of Upper Hackney Frameworkknitter Alfred
Woodhouse of Matlock aforesaid Green and the Children who shall be living
at my decease of Fanny Wilmot of Faxley Stone cutter in equal shares and
proportions (the said children liking only one sixth share on the portion which
would have fallen to their Mother had she been living) and if any of
them shall die leaving lawful issue then the share of him her or them
so dying to be equally divided amongst such issue And if approved the said
George Wall and the said George Woodhouse to be Trustees and Executors
of this my Will hereby revoking all and any Will and Wills by me heretofor
made In Witness whereof I the said James Woodhouse have herewrite set my
hands this ninth day of January One thousand eight hundred and
sixty eight _____ James X his mark Woodhouse _____ signed published and declared
by the said James Woodhouse the Testator (by affixing his mark) in the presence
of us present at the same time who at his request in his presence and in
the presence of each other have hereunto set our names as Witnesses ______ Elisha
Brown Matlock ________ G. A. Shaw Matlock

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Proved at Derby the 26th day of June 1868 by the oaths of George
Wall and George Woodhouse the Executors to whom
admisitration was granted.
The Testator James Woodhouse was late of Matlock Bank in the
County of Derby Frameworkknitter and died on 21st day of January
1868 at Matlock Bank aforesaid.
Effects under £100
Extracted by J. H. Newbold, Solicitor, Matlock
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