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Steve and Pauline Jones’ Family History
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The Howard Family of Holmfirth, Yorkshire

This is page 3 of 5 tracing the history of the Howard family who originated from Holmfirth in Yorkshire, and the link by marriage to the Bradbury family of Saddleworth. If you have a connection to any individual or family featured here, or if you want to leave us your feedback, tap or click the icon to contact us . Browse by clicking the previous page/next page buttons or following the numbered (e.g. [2]) or parental ([Parents]) links.
Third Generation (continued)
9. Luke HOWARD [ Parents ]. Born 7/6/1853 in Holmfirth and baptized 30/10/1853 in Holy Trinity Church, Holmfirth, Luke died in 1899, age about 45. Occupation: Woollen warper. In 1889, when Luke was age about 36, he married Alice BOTTOMLEY in Saddleworth. Alice was born about 1853 in Saddleworth and died there in 1926, age about 73. They had the following children, both born Saddleworth: (1) James Thomas , born about 1891. (2) Elsie , born about 1893. 10. Vincent HOWARD [ Parents ]. Born 27/10/1856 in Holmfirth and baptized 12/4/1857 in St David, Holmbridge. Vincent died 1911 in Stockport, age 55. Occupation: Felt hatter. In 1883, when Vincent was age about 27, he married Sarah Jane BRIERLEY who was born about 1857 in Delph. It’s not known when she died. They had the following children, both born Delph: (1) Henrietta Maria , born 1884. It is not known when she died. In 1923, when Henrietta was age 39, she married Francis C. WILLIAMS in Stockport. It is not known when Francis was born or died. (2) Adeline Brierley , born 1890 and died 1979 in Staincliffe, Lancashire, age 89. In 1916, when Adeline was age 26, she married Leopold LOMAS (1889-1962) in Stockport. 11. Lister HOWARD [ Parents ]. Born 26/8/1857 in Holmfirth and baptized 27/12/1857 in St David, Holmbridge. Lister died 1933 in Stockport, Cheshire, age about 75. Occupation: Felt hatter. In 1890, when Lister was age about 32, he married Mary Jane WRIGLEY in Saddleworth. Born about 1863 in Delph, it is not known when Mary Jane died. They had the following children, all born Stockport: (1) Clement [ 16 ] . (2) Herbert [ 17 ] . (3) Albert , born about 1899. 12. Harry HOWARD [ Parents ]. Born 29/3/1872 in Delph and baptized 5/5/1872 at St Chad, Saddleworth. Harry died 23/12/1922 in Manchester, age 50. Occupation: Boot and shoe maker. Thanks to Edward Howard for the pictures. Click/tap an image to enlarge . On 12/7/1909, when Harry was age 37, he married Ethel Hunter PEARSON in St John’s Parish Church, Old Trafford, Manchester. Ethel was born 2/8/1883 in Hulme, Manchester and was baptized 10/10/1883 in St Michael, Hulme. Ethel died 14/3/1955 in Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, age 71. Cause of death certified as Cardiac failure; Chronic bronchitis and emphysema; Asthma. An entry in the National Probate Calendar reads: “HOWARD Ethel Hunter of 43 Hollybush Road Kingston-upon-Thames widow died 14 March 1955 Probate London 7 May to Norman Howard general store keeper and Olive Ethel Howard spinster. Effects £2325 7s. 10d.” (Worth around £60,682 today.) They had the following children: (1) Norman , born 26/6/1910 in Manchester and died 16/6/1955 in Salford, age 44. (2) Olive Ethel , born 5/2/1912 in Manchester and died 13/10/1987 in Bridport, Dorset, age 75.
Harry Howard 1872-1922 and family Harry Howard's bootmaking shop circa 1900
Steve & Pauline Jones’ Family History
We are not makers of history. We are made by history.Martin Luther King Jr.

The Howard Family of Holmfirth, Yorkshire

This is page 3 of 5 tracing the history of the Howard family who originated from Holmfirth in Yorkshire, and the link by marriage to the Bradbury family of Saddleworth. If you have a connection to any individual or family featured here, or if you want to leave us your feedback, tap or click the icon to contact us . Browse by clicking the previous page/next page buttons or following the numbered (e.g. [2]) or parental ([Parents]) links.
Third Generation (continued)
© S M Jones 2019 Content is free for most uses - see legal stuff. Last update 7 Nov 2019
9. Luke HOWARD [ Parents ]. Born 7/6/1853 in Holmfirth and baptized 30/10/1853 in Holy Trinity Church, Holmfirth, Luke died in 1899, age about 45. Occupation: Woollen warper. In 1889, when Luke was age about 36, he married Alice BOTTOMLEY in Saddleworth. Alice was born about 1853 in Saddleworth and died there in 1926, age about 73. They had the following children, both born Saddleworth: (1) James Thomas , born about 1891. (2) Elsie , born about 1893. 10. Vincent HOWARD [ Parents ]. Born 27/10/1856 in Holmfirth and baptized 12/4/1857 in St David, Holmbridge. Vincent died 1911 in Stockport, age 55. Occupation: Felt hatter. In 1883, when Vincent was age about 27, he married Sarah Jane BRIERLEY who was born about 1857 in Delph. It’s not known when she died. They had the following children, both born Delph: (1) Henrietta Maria , born 1884. It is not known when she died. In 1923, when Henrietta was age 39, she married Francis C. WILLIAMS in Stockport. It is not known when Francis was born or died. (2) Adeline Brierley , born 1890 and died 1979 in Staincliffe, Lancashire, age 89. In 1916, when Adeline was age 26, she married Leopold LOMAS (1889-1962) in Stockport. 11. Lister HOWARD [ Parents ]. Born 26/8/1857 in Holmfirth and baptized 27/12/1857 in St David, Holmbridge. Lister died 1933 in Stockport, Cheshire, age about 75. Occupation: Felt hatter. In 1890, when Lister was age about 32, he married Mary Jane WRIGLEY in Saddleworth. Born about 1863 in Delph, it is not known when Mary Jane died. They had the following children, all born Stockport: (1) Clement [ 16 ] . (2) Herbert [ 17 ] . (3) Albert , born about 1899. 12. Harry HOWARD [ Parents ]. Born 29/3/1872 in Delph and baptized 5/5/1872 at St Chad, Saddleworth. Harry died 23/12/1922 in Manchester, age 50. Occupation: Boot and shoe maker. Thanks to Edward Howard for the pictures. Click/tap an image to enlarge . On 12/7/1909, when Harry was age 37, he married Ethel Hunter PEARSON in St John’s Parish Church, Old Trafford, Manchester. Ethel was born 2/8/1883 in Hulme, Manchester and was baptized 10/10/1883 in St Michael, Hulme. Ethel died 14/3/1955 in Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, age 71. Cause of death certified as Cardiac failure; Chronic bronchitis and emphysema; Asthma. An entry in the National Probate Calendar reads: “HOWARD Ethel Hunter of 43 Hollybush Road Kingston-upon-Thames widow died 14 March 1955 Probate London 7 May to Norman Howard general store keeper and Olive Ethel Howard spinster. Effects £2325 7s. 10d.” (Worth around £60,682 today.) They had the following children: (1) Norman , born 26/6/1910 in Manchester and died 16/6/1955 in Salford, age 44. (2) Olive Ethel , born 5/2/1912 in Manchester and died 13/10/1987 in Bridport, Dorset, age 75.
Harry Howard's bootmaking shop circa 1900 Harry Howard 1872-1922 and family