Revised 30/06/2015

WOODSON FAMILY PAGE
WOODSON NAMES INDEX

William WOODSON                        Hannah MEDD
Born 1802                              Born 14 Jun 1807!
  at Pontefract                          at Stockton (DUR)!

Bapt 8 Aug 1802                        Baptised 14 Jun 1807!
  at Pontefract, St Giles                at Eston (YKS)!

Parents John/Sarah                     Parents Robert/Dinah

Married 30 Mar 1837 at Whitby, St Mary
Merchant of Leeds

Witnesses George WATSON           Hannah's brother-in-law
          William IMPEY           -
          Dinah MEDD              [dtr of Robert/Hannah, c 28/5/19 Whitby]

Died 21 Oct 1882 (age 80)              Died 22 Dec 1871 (age 63)
  at Leeds, 20 Blenheim Place            at Leeds, 20 Blenheim Place

Bu'd 25 Oct 1882 (grave 4293)          Buried 26 Dec 1871 (grave 4293)
  at Leeds, Woodhouse Cemetery           at Leeds, Woodhouse Cemetery
Will: of Hannah WOODSON during the lifetime of her husband:
Will made 25th January 1866. By virtue of the will of Ann WATSON late of 
Whitby, [nee MEDD] widow, deceased, dated 7th July 1862, and proved 10th August 1865,   
bequest to my husband, and after his decease to my daughter Ann Watson WOODSON,

Addresses :
1837-39 Kirkstall (-)
1841    Leeds, Springfield Place (Street in directory)
1842-43        61 Springfield Place
1851-57 Leeds, 13 Park Lane (woollen merchant)
1861    Kirkstall, Prospect Place (woollen merchant)
1863-70 Leeds, 66 Springfield Street
1871-90        20 Blenheim Place [Annie Watson Woodson from 1883]
 
        William Woodson & Co :
1837    Indiana & Cashmere merchants, warehouse at 5 Basinghall Street
1839-43 Indiana & Cashmere merchants, warehouse at 7 Basinghall Street
1861    7 Basinghall Str [warehouse] (fancy wln & shawl mfr & merchant)
 
1866-72 12 Victoria Chambers, South Parade [office] (wln cloth & shawl agent)

Children : b=born, c=christened, m=married, d=died
Ann Watson WOODSON  b 27/1/38 Kirkstall; c 5/2/38 Kirkstall, Methodist; 
                    d 1907 Leeds Reg. Dist. ("Annie Watson WOODSON", age 70)
CENSUS DETAILS
1841 Census  1349/4-43  Leeds, Spring Field Place
William       WOODSON  35 merchant
Hannah        WOODSON  30
Anne          Woodson   3
1851 Census  2321-198  Leeds, 13 Park Lane
William       WOODSON  H    M 49 wln merchant              Pontefract
Hannah        WOODSON  W    M 43                           Normanby
George        Watson   B/L  M 68 gentleman land prop       Fyling Dales
Anne          Watson   Sr/L M 61                           Whitby
Elisabeth     Marsham  Sv   U 29 house maid                York
Phillis       Pullen   Sv   U 23 cook                      Collingham
1861 Census  3354-101  Kirkstall, Prospect Place
William       WOODSON  H    M 58 wln merchant  Pontefract
Hannah        WOODSON  W    M 53               Normanby
Hannah Watson Woodson  D    U 23 spinster      Kirkstall
Elizabeth     Saunders V    -  7 scholar       Hackney  MDX
Elizabeth     Leggitt  Sv   U 25 house servant Birmingham  WAR
1871 Census  4565-109  Leeds, 1 Springfield Place
William       WOODSON  H    M 68 commission agent Pontefract
Hannah        WOODSON  W    M 63                  Stockton  DUR
Anne W        Woodson  D    U 33                  Kirkstall
Mary E        Lee      Sv   - 17 gen servt dom    Birkin
1881 Census  4527-20  Leeds, 20 Blenheim Place (pa. All Souls)
William       WOODSON  H    W 78 -            Pontefract
Mary          Dobson   Sv   U 18 genl servant Tadcaster