Revised 25/01/2018


George WOODSON                         Elizabeth DOOLAN
Born 1798                              Born 1816
  at Woodlesford                         at Trudoxhill (SOM)

Bapt 28 Jan 1798
  at Pontefract, St Giles

Parents John/Sarah
Married at London, St. Martin in the Fields, 24th June 1837
(This marriage has not been confirmed)

Died 5 Feb 1878 age 80                 Died 1857
  at Leeds, 14 New Cleveland Street      at Leeds, Haymount Place

Bu'd 1878 (grave 22317)                Buried, 8 Mar 1857 (grave 17873)
  at Leeds, Beckett Street Cemetery      at Leeds, Beckett Street Cemetery

Remarks :
George was a private in the 3rd Foot Guards, 28/1/1818 - 15/2/1844
When he enlisted he said he was born at Woodlesford
George, Burial No. 24456, unconsecrated grave, film not at library
Will: George WOODSON made his Will 4th February 1878. Bequests were:
sister Mary BLACKBURN, 5 for my funeral 
Mrs DICKENSON of Chapeltown, 5 in consideration of her kindness
Jane NICHOLSON wife of Charles NICHOLSON, 5, in consideration of her kindness
remainder to Charles NICHOLSON, excepting:
a Work Box and portrait to my sister Mary BLACKBURN
a Tea Caddy to Jane NICHOLSON
Addresses :
1851    Hunslet, 18 Mulberry Place (waiting servant)
1857    Leeds, Haymount Place (Elizabeth, wife of George, labourer)
1860-63        15 Haymount Place (Chelsea Pensioner)
1871           New Cleveland Street (rent collector)
1872                                (out of business)
1878           14 New Cleveland Street

Children : b=born, c=christened, m=married, d=died
Sarah            b 1839 Trudoxhill; c 26/5/1839 Somerset
1851 Census  2318-389  Hunslet, 10 Mulberry Place (pa. St Jude)
George    WOODSON   H  M 54 waiting servant   Pontefract
Elizabeth WOODSON   W  M 35                   Trudoxhill  SOM
Sarah     Woodson   D  - 11                   Trudoxhill
1861 Census  3385-86  Leeds, 15 Haymount Place (N.E. Ward)
George    WOODSON   H  W 62 Chelsea pensioner Pontefract
1871 Census  4558-39  Leeds, 18 New Cleveland Street (pa. St Clement)
George    WOODSON   H  W 72 rent collector    Pontefract
Mary      Blackburn Sr W 70                   Pontefract