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William Arthur FERGUSON
Cotton card room labourer of Blackburn, Lancashire
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William Arthur FERGUSON
1898 - 1965
Cotton card room labourer of Blackburn, Lancashire
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William Arthur FERGUSON
1898 - 1965
Cotton card room labourer of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Isabella FORREST (1892 - 1976)
 
Lilian 'Lily' FERGUSON
1921 - 1975
Cotton doffer in ring room of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Jack SUNTER (~1912 - ?)
 
A Private Individual
  m. Linda A NEWSHAM (1948 - 2005)
 
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A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
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Margaret FERGUSON
1924 - 2010
Cotton weaver of Blackburn, Lancashire
 
Thomas FERGUSON
1927 - 1935
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Barbara FERGUSON
1928 - 1930
of Blackburn, Lancashire
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A Private Individual
 
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Narrative and Notes
Timeline
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Date
Age*
Event
Place
30 May 1898
0
Birth 
 
19 Nov 1921
23
Marriage to wife Isabella FORREST 
Christ Church, Blackburn, Lancashire
8 Dec 1921
23
Birth of daughter Lilian 'Lily' FERGUSON 
Blackburn, Lancashire
17 Aug 1924
26
Birth of daughter Margaret FERGUSON 
Blackburn, Lancashire
Q1 1927
28
Birth of son Thomas FERGUSON 
Blackburn, Lancashire
Q4 1928
30
Birth of daughter Barbara FERGUSON 
Blackburn, Lancashire
Q1 1930
31
Death of daughter Barbara FERGUSON 
Blackburn, Lancashire
Q1 1935
36
Death of son Thomas FERGUSON 
10 
Blackburn, Lancashire
29 Sep 1939
41
Census 
11 
3 Kemp Street, Blackburn, Lancashire
29 Sep 1939
41
Occupation: Cotton card room labourer 
12 
 
Q4 1945
47
Marriage of daughter Lilian 'Lily' FERGUSON and Jack SUNTER 
13 
Blackburn, Lancashire
30 Apr 1965
67
query Caution: Recorded age does not match calculated age (66).
Death 
14 15 
76 Abraham Street, Blackburn
31 Jan 1975
76
Death of daughter Lilian 'Lily' FERGUSON 
16 
360 Blackburn Road, Darwen, Lancashire
Q1 1976
77
Death of wife Isabella FORREST 
17 
Blackburn, Lancashire
12 Jan 2010
111
Death of daughter Margaret FERGUSON 
18 
Blackburn, Lancashire
Documented age, Calculated age, Estimated age
Citations
1 - 1939 England and Wales Register - 29th September 1939
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3 Kemp Street, Blackburn, Blackburn C.B., Lancashire

First name(s)

Last name(s)

DOB

Sex

Occupation

Marital status

Schedule

Schedule Sub Number |

James

Forrest

24 May 1869

Male

Labourer Retired

Married

258

1

Barbara

Forrest

19 Nov 1869

Female

Retired Card Room Hand

Married

250

2

William A

Ferguson

30 May 1898

Male

Labourer In Card Room

Married

250

3

Isabella

Ferguson

03 Oct 1893

Female

Winder Unemployed Seeking Work

Married

250

4

Lily

Sunter (Ferguson)

08 Dec ?

Female

Doffer In Ring Room

Single

250

5

Margaret

Barigalupo (Ferguson)

17 Aug 1924

Female

Weaver Cotton Mill

Single

250

6

James

Ferguson

26 Mar 1931

Male

At School

Single

250

7

The record for this person is officially closed. For individual people, records remain closed for a century after their birth (the 100-year rule), unless it can be proven that they passed away before this milestone.

Ref: RG101/4230J/018/1 Letter Code: NBOD

2 - Blackburn, Christchurch Parish Records
Citation image

First name(s)

Isabella

Last name

Forrest

Age

28

Birth year

1893

Marital status

Spinster

Occupation

Winder

Year

1921

Marriage year

1921

Marriage date

19 Nov 1921

Place

Blackburn, Christ Church

Denomination

Church Of England

Diocese

Blackburn

Residence

3 Kemp St

Father's first name(s)

James

Father's last name

Forrest

Father's occupation

Labourer

Spouse's first name(s)

William Arthur

Spouse's last name

Ferguson

Spouse's age

23

Spouse's birth year

1898

Spouse's occupation

Labourer

Spouse's marital status

Bachelor

Spouse's residence

17 Skiddaw St

Spouse's father's first name(s)

Peter

Spouse's father's last name

Ferguson

Spouse's father's occupation

Firebeater

Licence or banns

Banns

Witness 1

Walter Duffield

Witness 2

Maria Etchells

3 - England & Wales, Civil Registration Birth Index 1837-1915

First name(s)

Lilian

Last name

Ferguson

Birth quarter

4

Birth year

1921

Mother's maiden name

Forrest

District

Blackburn

County

Lancashire

Country

England

Volume

8E

Page

612

4 - 1939 England and Wales Register - 29th September 1939
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3 Kemp Street, Blackburn, Blackburn C.B., Lancashire

First name(s)

Last name(s)

DOB

Sex

Occupation

Marital status

Schedule

Schedule Sub Number |

James

Forrest

24 May 1869

Male

Labourer Retired

Married

258

1

Barbara

Forrest

19 Nov 1869

Female

Retired Card Room Hand

Married

250

2

William A

Ferguson

30 May 1898

Male

Labourer In Card Room

Married

250

3

Isabella

Ferguson

03 Oct 1893

Female

Winder Unemployed Seeking Work

Married

250

4

Lily

Sunter (Ferguson)

08 Dec ?

Female

Doffer In Ring Room

Single

250

5

Margaret

Barigalupo (Ferguson)

17 Aug 1924

Female

Weaver Cotton Mill

Single

250

6

James

Ferguson

26 Mar 1931

Male

At School

Single

250

7

The record for this person is officially closed. For individual people, records remain closed for a century after their birth (the 100-year rule), unless it can be proven that they passed away before this milestone.

Ref: RG101/4230J/018/1 Letter Code: NBOD

5 - England & Wales, Civil Registration Birth Index 1837-1915

First name(s)

Margaret

Last name

Ferguson

Birth quarter

3

Birth year

1924

Mother's maiden name

Forrest

District

Blackburn

County

Lancashire

Country

England

Volume

8E

Page

522

6 - 1939 England and Wales Register - 29th September 1939
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3 Kemp Street, Blackburn, Blackburn C.B., Lancashire

First name(s)

Last name(s)

DOB

Sex

Occupation

Marital status

Schedule

Schedule Sub Number |

James

Forrest

24 May 1869

Male

Labourer Retired

Married

258

1

Barbara

Forrest

19 Nov 1869

Female

Retired Card Room Hand

Married

250

2

William A

Ferguson

30 May 1898

Male

Labourer In Card Room

Married

250

3

Isabella

Ferguson

03 Oct 1893

Female

Winder Unemployed Seeking Work

Married

250

4

Lily

Sunter (Ferguson)

08 Dec ?

Female

Doffer In Ring Room

Single

250

5

Margaret

Barigalupo (Ferguson)

17 Aug 1924

Female

Weaver Cotton Mill

Single

250

6

James

Ferguson

26 Mar 1931

Male

At School

Single

250

7

The record for this person is officially closed. For individual people, records remain closed for a century after their birth (the 100-year rule), unless it can be proven that they passed away before this milestone.

Ref: RG101/4230J/018/1 Letter Code: NBOD

7 - England & Wales, Civil Registration Birth Index 1837-1915

First name(s)

Thomas

Last name

Ferguson

Birth quarter

1

Birth year

1927

Mother's maiden name

Forrest

District

Blackburn

County

Lancashire

Country

England

Volume

8E

Page

485

8 - England & Wales, Civil Registration Birth Index 1837-1915

First name(s)

Barbara

Last name

Ferguson

Birth quarter

4

Birth year

1928

Mother's maiden name

Forrest

District

Blackburn

County

Lancashire

Country

England

Volume

8E

Page

462

9 - England & Wales, Death Registration Index 1837-2007 and United Kingdom Deaths 2007-2017

First name(s)

Barbara

Last name

Ferguson

Gender

Female

Birth day

-

Birth month

-

Birth year

1929

Age

1

Death quarter

1

Death year

1930

District

Blackburn

County

Lancashire

Volume

8E

Page

517

10 - England & Wales, Death Registration Index 1837-2007 and United Kingdom Deaths 2007-2017

First name(s)

Thomas

Last name

Ferguson

Gender

Male

Birth day

-

Birth month

-

Birth year

1927

Age

8

Death quarter

1

Death year

1935

District

Blackburn

County

Lancashire

Volume

8E

Page

490

11 - 1939 England and Wales Register - 29th September 1939
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3 Kemp Street, Blackburn, Blackburn C.B., Lancashire

First name(s)

Last name(s)

DOB

Sex

Occupation

Marital status

Schedule

Schedule Sub Number |

James

Forrest

24 May 1869

Male

Labourer Retired

Married

258

1

Barbara

Forrest

19 Nov 1869

Female

Retired Card Room Hand

Married

250

2

William A

Ferguson

30 May 1898

Male

Labourer In Card Room

Married

250

3

Isabella

Ferguson

03 Oct 1893

Female

Winder Unemployed Seeking Work

Married

250

4

Lily

Sunter (Ferguson)

08 Dec ?

Female

Doffer In Ring Room

Single

250

5

Margaret

Barigalupo (Ferguson)

17 Aug 1924

Female

Weaver Cotton Mill

Single

250

6

James

Ferguson

26 Mar 1931

Male

At School

Single

250

7

The record for this person is officially closed. For individual people, records remain closed for a century after their birth (the 100-year rule), unless it can be proven that they passed away before this milestone.

Ref: RG101/4230J/018/1 Letter Code: NBOD

12 - 1939 England and Wales Register - 29th September 1939
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3 Kemp Street, Blackburn, Blackburn C.B., Lancashire

First name(s)

Last name(s)

DOB

Sex

Occupation

Marital status

Schedule

Schedule Sub Number |

James

Forrest

24 May 1869

Male

Labourer Retired

Married

258

1

Barbara

Forrest

19 Nov 1869

Female

Retired Card Room Hand

Married

250

2

William A

Ferguson

30 May 1898

Male

Labourer In Card Room

Married

250

3

Isabella

Ferguson

03 Oct 1893

Female

Winder Unemployed Seeking Work

Married

250

4

Lily

Sunter (Ferguson)

08 Dec ?

Female

Doffer In Ring Room

Single

250

5

Margaret

Barigalupo (Ferguson)

17 Aug 1924

Female

Weaver Cotton Mill

Single

250

6

James

Ferguson

26 Mar 1931

Male

At School

Single

250

7

The record for this person is officially closed. For individual people, records remain closed for a century after their birth (the 100-year rule), unless it can be proven that they passed away before this milestone.

Ref: RG101/4230J/018/1 Letter Code: NBOD

13 - England & Wales, Civil Registration Marriage Index, 1916-2005

First name(s)

Lilian

Last name

Ferguson

Marriage quarter

4

Marriage year

1945

Registration month

-

MarriageFinder ™

Lilian Ferguson married one of these people

Jack Sunter

Spouse's last name

Sunter

District

Blackburn

District number

-

County

Lancashire

Country

England

Volume

8E

Volume as transcribed

8E

Page number

672

14 - England & Wales, Death Registration Index 1837-2007 and United Kingdom Deaths 2007-2017

First name(s)

William A

Last name

Ferguson

Gender

Male

Birth day

-

Birth month

-

Birth year

1898

Age

67

Death quarter

2

Death year

1965

District

Blackburn

County

Lancashire

Volume

10B

Page

409

15 - England & Wales Government Probate Death Index 1858-2019

FERGUSON William Arthur of 76 Abraham St Blackburn died

30 April 1965 Administration Lancaster 14 November.

£126.

16 - England & Wales Government Probate Death Index 1858-2019

SUNTER, Lillian of 360 Blackburn Rd Darwen Lancs died

31 January 1975 Probate London 19 March £1835

750108090C

17 - England & Wales, Death Registration Index 1837-2007 and United Kingdom Deaths 2007-2017

First name(s)

Isabella

Last name

Ferguson

Gender

Female

Birth day

3

Birth month

10

Birth year

1892

Age

-

Death quarter

1

Death year

1976

District

Blackburn

County

Lancashire

Volume

40

Page

0375

18 - England & Wales, Death Registration Index 1837-2007 and United Kingdom Deaths 2007-2017

Title

Mrs

First name(s)

Margaret

Last name

Bacigalupo

Sex

Female

Age

85

Birth year

1925

Birth date

1925

Death year

2010

Death date

12 Jan 2010

Residence

Blackburn

Area

Blackburn

Geo direction

North West

Postcode area

BB

Postcode district

BB2

Postcode sector

BB2 5

County

Lancashire

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