Revised 01/10/2015

HOUGHTON FAMILY PAGE
HOUGHTON NAMES INDEX

William NORBURY                        Sarah HOUGHTON
Born 1847                              Born 1847
  at Bold (LAN)                        at Rainhill (LAN)

                                       Baptised 7 Mar 1847
                                         at Farnworth, St Luke

Parents George/Johanna                 Parents John/Margaret

Married 10 May 1868 at Eccleston, Christ Church
Engineer age 22 of Eccleston; bride age 21 of Eccleston
(Father : George, labourer; bride's father : John, labourer)
Witnesses John NORBURY          William's brother
          Margaret WINSTANLEY   already married (2/4/1868, St Helens) John NORBURY 
          [so she should have signed Margaret Norbury !]


Children :
Margaret       b 1868 Rainhill;
               m. (14 Sep 1889, Rainhill, St Ann) Isaac Benjamin Illidge
John William   b 1870 Rainhill
Ellen          b 1874 Rainhill
Richard        b 1879 Rainhill
Harry          b 1887 Rainhill
CENSUS DETAILS
1851 Census  2194-1  Sutton (LAN), Maypole
George       Norbury   H   M 37                        Appleton CHS
Johanna      Norbury   W   M 37                        Bold
Mary         Norbury   S   - 10 scholar                Appleton 
John         Norbury   S   -  8 scholar                Warrington
William      NORBURY   D   -  5 scholar                Bold 
Ann          Norbury   D   -  2 at home                Bold
Ellenor      Norbury   D   -  7m                       Bold
1861 Census  2753-91  Sutton, Ravenhead Farm
William      Lawrenson H   U 44 farmer of 64 acres     Rainford
             and family all born at                    Rainford
             plus
John         Norbury   Sv  U 18                        Rainford
William      NORBURY   Sv  U 15                        Bold
1871 Census  3860-29  Rainhill (LAN), Station Street
John         Houghton  H   M 50 ag lab                 Cronton
Margaret     Houghton  W   M 48 laundress              Rainhill
Frances      Houghton  D   U 20 laundress              Rainhill
William      NORBURY   H   M 24 ag lab                 Bold
Sarah        NORBURY   W   M 23                        Rainhill
Margaret     Norbury   D   -  2                        Rainhill
John Wm      Norbury   S   -  6m                       Rainhill
1881 Census   3735-28  St Helens (LAN), 44 New Campbell Street
Thomas       Highcock  H   M 46 blacksmith             St Helens
Mary         Highcock  W   M 41                        St Helens
             and family, all born                      St Helens
             plus:
Jos.         Norbury   Lr  M 23 engine driver railway  Sutton
Margt.       Norbury   Lr  M 18                        Sutton
Wm.          NORBURY   Lr  M 35 labourer               Bold 
Johannah     Norbury   Lr  W 64                        Bold
1881 Census  3728-45  Rainhill, Station Street
John         Houghton  H   M 59 ag lab                 Cronton
Margaret     Houghton  W   M 57 laundress              Rainhill
Sarah        NORBURY   D   M 34 laundress              Rainhill
Margaret     Norbury   G/D - 12 scholar                Rainhill
John William Norbury   G/S - 10 scholar                Rainhill
Ellen        Norbury   G/D -  6                        Rainhill
Richard      Norbury   G/S -  1                        Rainhill
1891 Census  3015-40  Rainhill, Houghton Street
William      NORBURY   H   M 45 boiler maker           Bold
Sarah        NORBURY   S   M 44 laundress              Rainhill
Richard      Norbury   S   - 12 scholar                Rainhill
Harry        Norbury   S   -  3                        Rainhill
1901 Census  3527-47  St Helens, 29 Carnarvon Street
William      NORBURY   H   M 55 fireman stationary
                                  engine boiler        Bold
Sarah        NORBURY   W   M 55                        Rainhill
Henry        Norbury   S   - 13                        Rainhill
Isaac        Illidge   S/L M 44 general labourer       Wolverhampton STS
Margaret     Illidge   D   M 32                        Rainhill
Frank        Illidge   G/S - 10                        Rainhill
Jessie       Illidge   G/S -  8                        Rainhill
Maud         Illidge   G/D -  3                        Rainhill
1911 Census          St Helens, Thatto Heath, 5 Carnarvon Street
William      NORBURY   H   M 65 boiler man, sheet
                                & plate glass works    Bold
Sarah        NORBURY   W   M 65                        Rainhill
Ellen        Norbury   D   S 34                        Rainhill
Alice        Rampling  Bd  S 23 errand girl, colliery  Thatto Heath
Mary Ellen   Rampling  Vis -  3                        Thatto Heath