Census transcript for Simeon Bradbury (1803-1878) & family

1851: Lane End, Saddleworth, Yorkshire West Riding. Sim Bradbury (head) age 46, born Saddleworth Yorkshire occ Woollen weaver. Betty Bradbury (wife) age 41, born Saddleworth Yorkshire. Samuel Buckley Bradbury (son, widower) age 22, born Saddleworth Yorkshire occ Cotton carder. Edna Bradbury (dtr) age 19, born Saddleworth Yorkshire occ Cotton [illegible]. James Bradbury (son) age 17, born Saddleworth Yorkshire occ Cotton [illegible]. John Thomas Bradbury (son) age 14, born Saddleworth Yorkshire occ Cotton [illegible]. William Bradbury (son) age 11, born Saddleworth Yorkshire occ Cotton [illegible]. Joseph Bradbury (son) age 9, born Saddleworth Yorkshire. Mary Ann Bradbury (dtr) age 7, born Saddleworth Yorkshire. Caroline Bradbury (dtr) age 1, born Saddleworth Yorkshire. Robert* [sic] Bradbury (son) age 1 day, born Saddleworth Yorkshire. NA ref HO107/2290/14 pp 20-21 sch 77


* On the 1851 census name is given as Robert, age 1 day. 1861 census gives Frederick, age 10. There is no birth entry for a Robert but there is one for Frederick. Clearly there was a change of mind on the name between birth day +1 and registration.

1861: Saddleworth-Brockbottom-Mossley, Saddleworth, Yorkshire West Riding. Simeon Bradbury (head) age 58, born Saddleworth Yorkshire occ Woollen weaver. Betty Bradbury (wife) age 52, born Saddleworth Yorkshire. Joseph Bradbury (son) age 19, born Saddleworth Yorkshire occ Cotton piecer. Caroline Bradbury (dtr) age 11, born Saddleworth Yorkshire occ Card room hand. Frederic [sic] Bradbury (son) age 10, born Saddleworth Yorkshire occ Cotton piecer. Emma Bradbury (dtr) age 5, born Saddleworth Yorkshire. NA ref RG9/3238/27 page 48 sch 230

1871: Brockbottom, Saddleworth, Yorkshire West Riding. Sim Bradbury (head) age 68, born Saddleworth Yorkshire occ Woollen weaver. Betty Bradbury (wife) age 63, born Saddleworth Yorkshire. Joseph Bradbury (son) age 37, born Saddleworth Yorkshire occ Card room jobber. NA ref RG10/4333/4 page 2 sch 14