Revised 29/09/2013

GEORGE BODDY PAGE
BODDY NAMES INDEX

John William VERITY                    Ada HOUGHTON
Born 1865                              Born 1869
  at Hunslet                             at Thornhill Lees

Parents James/Ann                      Parents John/

Married 8 Sep 1888 at Hunslet, St Silas
Fitter, age 23, of 13 Larchfield Street, father William, Watch Maker;
Ada, age 19, nailmaker of 3 Larchfield Street, father John, glassmaker

Witnesses George HODGSON      -
          Annie HODGSON       -

Died 1914 (age 52)                     Died 1925 (age 55)

Bu'd 4 Oct 1914 (grave 158-3)          Buried 23 May 1925 (grave 158-3)
  at Leeds, Hunslet Cemetery             at Leeds, Hunslet Cemetery

Remarks:
Ada Houghton appears to have been brought up with the Hollings family

Children
: b=born, c=christened, m=married, d=died
Albert           b 1890; (m. 7/7/1915, Hunslet, St Mary) Ellen Middleton
Joseph           b 17/12/95; m. Charlotte Anne Boddy
Wilfred          b 1902; m. (30/3/1924, Hunslet, St Jude) Lily Mary Powell
Mary Ann         b 1904; m. (1/10/1932, Hunslet Moor, St Peter) Willie Best

Censuses :
1851 Census  2328-438  Oulton, Swillington Bridge
James   Verity H M 71 stone mason West Ardsley
Annis   Verity W M 69             Rothwell
William Verity S U 38 watch maker Rothwell

1861 Census  3368-91  Hunslet, 86 Church Street
William Verity H M 48 watch & clockmaker Rothwell
Ann     Verity W M 30                    Rothwell
James   Verity S -  7 scholar            Woodlesford
Mary    Verity D -  3                    Rothwell
Joseph  Verity S -  1                    Rothwell

1871 Census  4548-4  Leeds, Accommodation Road
W H R Evatt  H  M 24 beer seller       Sheffield
     and family, plus
Mary  Verity Sv - 13 servant, domestic Rothwell

1871 Census  4512-119  Hunslet, Church Street
Joseph Tyson  H  M 45 foreman at nail works Leeds
Jane   Tyson  W  M 46                       Harrogate
       and family, plus :
James  Verity Bd U 17 glass bottle blower   Rothwell

1871 Census, no trace of William & Ann, or their son John William

   John HOULTON, age 20, glass bottle maker, of Wainwright Square, Hunslet,
   son of John HOULTON, labourer, married
   Mary GARLAND, age 19, of Willans Yard, Hunslet,
   daughter of John GARLAND, labourer, at
   Hunslet, St Mary, 26 January, 1867,
   witnessed by Joseph CLARKSON and Sarah TAYLOR

1871 Census  4612-9  Thornhill, Thornhill Lees, Lees Old Road
John Holton H M 24 glass bottle maker Hunslet
Mary Holton W M 23                    Hunslet
Ada  Holton D -  1                    Thornhill Lees

1881 Census  4487-93  Hunslet, 3 Roumilia Place
James    Verity H   M 27 glass blower Swillington
Esther   Verity W   M 24              Birmingham
Martha A Verity D   -  4              Hunslet
Mary L   Verity D   -  2              Hunslet
James Wm Verity S   -  3m             Hunslet
John  Wm Verity Bro - 16 glass blower Hunslet

1881 Census  4487-61  Hunslet, 6 Bond Place
Thomas Hollings H  M 29 labourer at nail mill Hunslet
Mary   Hollings W  M 33                       Hunslet
Ada    Hollings D! - 11 scholar               Thornhill Lees
Annie  Hollings D  -  3                       Hunslet
Alfred Hollings S  -  1                       Hunslet
Ann    Calvert  Mr W 70                       Holbeck

1891 Census  3660-128, Hunslet, 6 Bond Place
Thos   Hollings H M 40 genl labourer  Hunslet
Mary   Hollings W M 43                Hunslet
Annie  Hollings D - 13 millhand       Hunslet 
Alfred Hollings S - 11                Hunslet
Harry  Hollings S -  6                Hunslet
George Hollings S -  2                Hunslet

1891 Census  3660-128  Hunslet, 1 Bond Place
John W Verity H M 25 fitter iron Hunslet
Ada    Verity W M 21             Thornhill Lees
Albert Verity S -  1             Hunslet

1901 Census  4191-40  Hunslet, 11 Bond Terrace
John Wm Verity H M 35 refreshment stall Leeds
Ada     Verity W M 31                   Dewsbury
Albert  Verity S - 11                   Hunslet
Joseph  Verity S -  9                   Hunslet

1911 Census          Hunslet, 6 Waterton Terrace
John William Verity H M 45 working own buffet stall  Hunslet
Ada          Verity W M 41 assisting in the business Thornhill Lees
Albert       Verity S S 21 hairdresser               Hunslet
Joseph       Verity S S 15 French polisher           Hunslet
Wilfred      Verity S S  9 school                    Hunslet
Mary Ann     Verity D -  7 school                    Hunslet