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Thomas Mitchell

Thomas Mitchell

Male 1777 - 1855  (77 years)

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  • Name Thomas Mitchell 
    Born 29 Aug 1777  Honley, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 21 Sep 1777  Almondbury, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 7 Jun 1841  Bolton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    7 June 1841-The 1841 Census of Borough of Bolton, Township of Little Bolton, Lancashire, England, lists Thomas Mitchell, Millwright, age 60, and Martha Mitchell, age 60. In the 1841 Census the ages of persons over the age of 15 were rounded down to a multiple of five. At the time of the 1841 Census Thomas would have been 63 years old and Martha would have been 69 years old. (Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, by Frank E. Esshom, published in 1913, states: "Mitchell, Hezekiah (son of Thomas Mitchell and Martha Haigh, of Bolton, Lancastershire, Eng.." 
    Census 31 Mar 1851  Bolton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    31 March 1851-The 1851 Census of Borough of Bolton, township of Great Bolton lists a Thomas Mitchell, Millwright, age 73, widower, lodger in the home of the Adam Hirkman family, at 19 Blundull Street. It states Thomas was born in Yorkshire, West Riding. Thomas would have been 73 on the date of the census.  
    Died 9 Mar 1855  Bolton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Family records have the death date listed as 8 May 1855. This new date comes from Thomas' death certificate. Died in the Union Workhouse, Bolton.
    Baptized (LDS) 23 Oct 1868 
    Endowed (LDS) 23 Jan 1889  LOGAN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • SOURCES:
      1.EH Sealings, #25165 pt 16--#12031
      2.Gen Lib Micro recs, Glossop, Drbysh, par recs. F 498 083.
      3.Gen Micro recs #30431 F Yorks A3 pt 3.
      4. FAHF Mitchell family records.
      From Ancestral File (TM), data as of 2 January 1996.

      OCCUPATION: Millwright

      Arlene Eakle said she found Thomas' death certificate, which says he died in the Poor House.
    Person ID I1239  Lythgoe-Donaldson
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2011 

    Father Joseph Mitchell,   b. 28 Feb 1752, Honley, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1830, Honley, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Nancy Crowther,   c. 5 Dec 1740, St. Peter, Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1824, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Married 15 May 1774  St. Peter, Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed P (LDS) 7 Apr 1970  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F213  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sarah Berry,   b. Abt 1778, of Honly, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1803  (Age ~ 25 years) 
    Married 20 May 1799 
    Sealed S (LDS) 14 Feb 1997  OGDEN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F224  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Martha Haigh,   b. 13 Sep 1771, Scholes, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1843, Bolton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 4 Nov 1804  Glossop, Derby, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • FamilySearch.org, Historical Records, England Marriages, 1538-1973: Thomas Mitchell married Martha Haigh, 4 Nov 1804, Parish Church of Glossop, Derbyshire, England, FHL Film 1786026, Parish Registers, Parish Church of Glossop (Derbyshire).
    Sealed S (LDS) 20 Nov 1868  EHOUS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. George Mitchell,   b. 18 Jan 1806, Simondly, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1877  (Age 70 years)
     2. Joseph Mitchell,   b. 22 Feb 1808, Simondly, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1810  (Age 2 years)
    +3. Hezekiah Mitchell,   b. 31 May 1810, Simondsley Gloss, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1872, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     4. Reuben Mitchell,   b. 26 Feb 1812, Simondly, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1895, Sharples, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2011 
    Family ID F174  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Aug 1777 - Honley, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 21 Sep 1777 - Almondbury, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Nov 1804 - Glossop, Derby, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 7 June 1841-The 1841 Census of Borough of Bolton, Township of Little Bolton, Lancashire, England, lists Thomas Mitchell, Millwright, age 60, and Martha Mitchell, age 60. In the 1841 Census the ages of persons over the age of 15 were rounded down to a multiple of five. At the time of the 1841 Census Thomas would have been 63 years old and Martha would have been 69 years old. (Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, by Frank E. Esshom, published in 1913, states: "Mitchell, Hezekiah (son of Thomas Mitchell and Martha Haigh, of Bolton, Lancastershire, Eng.." - 7 Jun 1841 - Bolton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 31 March 1851-The 1851 Census of Borough of Bolton, township of Great Bolton lists a Thomas Mitchell, Millwright, age 73, widower, lodger in the home of the Adam Hirkman family, at 19 Blundull Street. It states Thomas was born in Yorkshire, West Riding. Thomas would have been 73 on the date of the census. - 31 Mar 1851 - Bolton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Mar 1855 - Bolton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Thomas Mitchell sketch
    Thomas Mitchell sketch
    Sketch done by his son, Hezekiah Mitchell.

    Documents
    1841 Census showing Thomas and Martha Mitchell
    1841 Census showing Thomas and Martha Mitchell
    7 June 1841-The 1841 Census of Borough of Bolton, Township of Little Bolton, Lancashire, England, lists Thomas Mitchell, Millwright, age 60, and Martha Mitchell, age 60. In the 1841 Census the ages of persons over the age of 15 were rounded down to a multiple of five. At the time of the 1841 Census Thomas would have been 63 years old and Martha…
    1851 Census showing Thomas Mitchell
    1851 Census showing Thomas Mitchell
    31 March 1851-The 1851 Census of Borough of Bolton, township of Great Bolton lists a Thomas Mitchell, Millwright, age 73, widower, lodger in the home of the Adam Hirkman family, at 19 Blundull Street. It states Thomas was born in Yorkshire, West Riding. Thomas would have been 73 on the date of the census.
    Death Certificate for Thomas Mitchell
    Death Certificate for Thomas Mitchell
    9 Mar 1855-THOMAS MITCHELL (f. Joseph Mitchell) died in Bolton, Lancashire, England. (General Register Office (England) Death Certificate, Volume 8, page 210: Thomas Mitchell, age 77, died in the Union Workhouse, Bolton.