William Dewhirst (1848-1908)

William Dewhirst (1848-1908)

William Dewhirst was born in Bradford on 14 September 1848 and married Emma Jane Ogden-Dewhirst (1853-before 1901) on 19 Sep 1872 in Bradford W.Yorkshire. They had children:

In the 1851 census [HO107/2310 Vol: 339, Page: 53] incorrectly transcribed as Deubert at Green Lane, Manningham, Bradford Yorkshire there resided:

In the 1871 census [RG10/4557 Vol: 17, Page: 5] at 22 Mount, Bradford, Yorkshire, England there resided:

In the 1881 census at 174 Tennyson Road Bradford Yorkshire the family was recorded as:

and the other children were staying at 14 Scott Street, Bradford with their grandmother Rachel Ogden. This household comprised:

In the 1891 census at Huntercliffe St. there were recorded:

The 1901 census [RG13/4151 Vol: 191, Page: 3] at 59 Undercliffe Str. shows:


William Dewhirst's parents were William Dewhirst (1821-??) and Jane Wardle-Dewhirst (1826-1874)

William Dewhirst was my maternal great grandfather. He died on 17th May 1908 in Bradford.

Dewhirst group

Dewhirst family group from L to R
back row: William Dewhirst
middle row: Arthur Haley Murgatroyd, Alice Emma Dewhirst-Murgatroyd
front row: Jane Wardle-Dewhirst, Jane (Cissie) Dewhirst, ???