John Murgatroyd (1817-1873)

John Murgatroyd (1817-1873) was born in Windhill, Yorkshire on 19th October 1817, baptised 19 November 1817, and married Ann (Nanny) Parker (1818-1897) on 28th December 1840 in Calverley, Yorkshire.

They had children:

In the 1851 census at Windhill Crag Idle there resided:

In the 1861 census [RG9/3342 Vol: 15, Page: 24] at Park Lodge, Idle, Yorkshire there are recorded:

In the 1871 census [RG10/4502 Vol: 45, Page: 20] at 108 Briggate, Idle Yorks there resided:

In St Pauls churchyard Shipley, Bradford, there is inscribed. "In memory of James Jowett Murgatroyd son of John and Ann Murgatroyd of Windhill Crag who departed this life 29 Dec 1851 aged 9 years and ten months.
Also of Seth Murgatroyd son of the above who departed this life the same day aged two years and four months
Also of James Murgatroyd son of the above who departed this life8th July 1855 aged two months
Also of the above named John Murgatroyd who departed this life 30 Nov 1878 aged 61 years".

John Murgatroyd died on 30th Nov 1873. He is recorded as a Clothier.

John Murgatroyd's parents were James Murgatroyd (1754-1819) and Sarah Seener-Murgatroyd (c1770-??).