Drury Family History

Esther LeighAge: 70 years18321902

Name
Esther Leigh
Given names
Esther
Surname
Leigh
Type
birth name
Married name
Esther Drury
Birth 1832 29 27
Birth of a sisterHannah Mary Leigh
between October 1837 and December 1837 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a sisterAlice Leigh
between October 1842 and December 1842 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a sisterSarah Elizabeth Leigh
between July 1847 and September 1847 (Age 15 years)
Census March 30, 1851 (Age 19 years)
Address: Astley St
MarriageHenry DruryView this family
January 22, 1855 (Age 23 years)
Address: The parish church of St Mary
Birth of a daughter
#1
Mary Alice Drury
1855 (Age 23 years)
Baptism of a daughterHannah Drury
January 27, 1856 (Age 24 years)
Address: The parish church of St John the Evangelist
Birth of a son
#2
William Leigh Drury
1857 (Age 25 years)
Baptism of a sonWilliam Leigh Drury
November 29, 1857 (Age 25 years)
Address: The parish church of St John the Evangelist
Baptism of a sonGeorge Harry Drury
March 26, 1860 (Age 28 years)
Address: The parish church of St John the Evangelist
Death of a sonGeorge Harry Drury
between July 1860 and September 1860 (Age 28 years)
Burial of a sonGeorge Harry Drury
July 20, 1860 (Age 28 years)
Address: The parish church of St John the Evangelist
Census April 7, 1861 (Age 29 years)
Address: Cumbermere St
Birth of a son
#3
John George Drury
1863 (Age 31 years)
Death of a sonWilliam Leigh Drury
between July 1864 and September 1864 (Age 32 years)
Address: Astley St
Burial of a sonWilliam Leigh Drury
July 12, 1864 (Age 32 years)
Address: The parish church of St John the Evangelist
Baptism of a daughterEsther Ann Drury
April 16, 1865 (Age 33 years)
Address: The parish church of St John the Evangelist
Death of a daughterEsther Ann Drury
about December 1865 (Age 33 years)
Address: Astley St
Burial of a daughterEsther Ann Drury
December 21, 1865 (Age 33 years)
Address: The graveyard of the parish church of St John the Evangelist
Birth of a son
#4
James William Drury
1867 (Age 35 years)
Baptism of a sonJames William Drury
April 21, 1867 (Age 35 years)
Address: The parish church of St John the Evangelist
Birth of a daughter
#5
Sarah Ellen Drury
April 1, 1869 (Age 37 years)
Baptism of a daughterSarah Ellen Drury
April 29, 1869 (Age 37 years)
Address: The parish church of St John the Evangelist
Birth of a daughter
#6
Annie Leigh Drury
between April 1871 and June 1871 (Age 39 years)
Census April 2, 1871 (Age 39 years)
Address: 39 Astley St
Baptism of a daughterAnnie Leigh Drury
March 30, 1872 (Age 40 years)
Death of a daughterSarah Ellen Drury
between April 1872 and June 1872 (Age 40 years)
Address: Astley St
Burial of a daughterSarah Ellen Drury
June 3, 1872 (Age 40 years)
Death of a daughterAnnie Leigh Drury
between January 1875 and March 1875 (Age 43 years)
Marriage of a childSamuel BennisonMary Alice DruryView this family
April 21, 1879 (Age 47 years)
Address: The parish church of St Mary
Census April 3, 1881 (Age 49 years)
Address: 55 Astley St
Death of a husbandHenry Drury
January 16, 1884 (Age 52 years)
Address: 55 Astley St
Burial of a husbandHenry Drury
January 21, 1884 (Age 52 years)
Address: The graveyard of the parish church of St John the Evangelist
Probate of Henry Drury January 24, 1885 (Age 53 years)
Address: Principal Registry Of The Family Division, High Court Of Justice
Marriage of a childJames William DruryFrances Jane CheethamView this family
September 10, 1892 (Age 60 years)
Address: The parish church of St John the Evangelist
Census March 31, 1901 (Age 69 years)
Address: 45 Wellington St
Death about April 1902 (Age 70 years)
Address: 51 Astley St
Burial April 24, 1902 (Age 70 years)
Address: The churchyard of the parish of St John the Evangelist
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
herself
6 years
younger sister
Hannah Mary Leigh
Birth: between October 1837 and December 1837 34 32Dukinfield, Cheshire, England
Death:
5 years
younger sister
Alice Leigh
Birth: between October 1842 and December 1842 39 37Dukinfield, Cheshire, England
Death:
5 years
younger sister
Family with Henry Drury - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: January 22, 1855Stockport, Cheshire, England
11 months
daughter
13 months
daughter
23 months
son
William Leigh Drury
Birth: 1857 26 25Dukinfield, Cheshire, England
Death: between July 1864 and September 1864Dukinfield, Cheshire, England
3 years
son
George Harry Drury
Baptism: March 26, 1860 29 28Dukinfield, Cheshire, England
Death: between July 1860 and September 1860Ashton under Lyne, Lancashire, England
4 years
son
2 years
daughter
Esther Ann Drury
Baptism: April 16, 1865 34 33Dukinfield, Cheshire, England
Death: about December 1865Dukinfield, Cheshire, England
3 years
son
2 years
daughter
Sarah Ellen Drury
Birth: April 1, 1869 38 37Dukinfield, Cheshire, England
Death: between April 1872 and June 1872Dukinfield, Cheshire, England
2 years
daughter
Annie Leigh Drury
Birth: between April 1871 and June 1871 40 39Dukinfield, Cheshire, England
Death: between January 1875 and March 1875Ashton under Lyne, Lancashire, England

  1. Generation 1
    1. Esther Leigh, daughter of William Leigh and Alice , was born in 1832 in Dukinfield, Cheshire, England and died about April 1902 in Dukinfield, Cheshire, England. She married Henry Drury, son of John Drury and Alice Booth, on January 22, 1855 in Stockport, Cheshire, England. He was born in 1831 in Dukinfield, Cheshire, England and died on January 16, 1884 in Dukinfield, Cheshire, England at the age of 53.

      Children of Esther Leigh and Henry Drury:

      1. Mary Alice Drury (1855)
      2. Hannah Drury (1856)
      3. William Leigh Drury (18571864)
      4. George Harry Drury (18601860)
      5. John George Drury (1863)
      6. Esther Ann Drury (18651865)
      7. James William Drury (18671915)
      8. Sarah Ellen Drury (18691872)
      9. Annie Leigh Drury (18711875)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Mary Alice Drury, daughter of Henry Drury and Esther Leigh, was born in 1855 in Dukinfield, Cheshire, England. She married Samuel Bennison on April 21, 1879 in Stockport, Cheshire, England. He was born in 1858 in Offerton, Cheshire, England.

    2. John George Drury, son of Henry Drury and Esther Leigh, was born in 1863 in Dukinfield, Cheshire, England. He married Minnie Firth, daughter of Daniel Firth and Anne Taylor.

      Children of John George Drury and Minnie Firth:

      1. Annie Leigh Drury (19001900)
      2. Dan Drury (19011985)
      3. Leonard Drury (19031976)
      4. Ethel Drury (19041942)
      5. Private
      6. Private
    3. James William Drury, son of Henry Drury and Esther Leigh, was born in 1867 in Dukinfield, Cheshire, England and died in January 1915 in Ashton under Lyne, Lancashire, England at the age of 48. He married Frances Jane Cheetham, daughter of Adam Cheetham, on September 10, 1892 in Dukinfield, Cheshire, England. She was born about December 1869 in Ashton under Lyne, Lancashire, England and died between January 1922 and March 1922 in Ashton under Lyne, Lancashire, England.

      Children of James William Drury and Frances Jane Cheetham:

      1. Harry Drury (18931971)
      2. Mary Alice Drury (18971968)
      3. Harold Cheetham Drury (18991962)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Dan Drury, son of John George Drury and Minnie Firth, was born on December 9, 1901 in Dukinfield, Cheshire, England and died in September 1985 in Tameside, Greater Manchester, England at the age of 83.

    2. Leonard Drury, son of John George Drury and Minnie Firth, was born on January 24, 1903 in Dukinfield, Cheshire, England and died between January 1976 and March 1976 in Tameside, Greater Manchester, England.

    3. Ethel Drury, daughter of John George Drury and Minnie Firth, was born on August 19, 1904 in Dukinfield, Cheshire, England and died between October 1942 and December 1942 in Ashton under Lyne, Lancashire, England.

    4. Harry Drury, son of James William Drury and Frances Jane Cheetham, was born on July 14, 1893 in Dukinfield, Cheshire, England and died between July 1971 and September 1971 in Ashton under Lyne, Lancashire, England.

    5. Mary Alice Drury, daughter of James William Drury and Frances Jane Cheetham, was born on May 2, 1897 in Stalybridge, Cheshire, England and died between July 1968 and September 1968 in Hyde, Cheshire, England. She married William Walker.

      Mary Alice Drury and William Walker had 2 children.

    6. Harold Cheetham Drury, son of James William Drury and Frances Jane Cheetham, was born on May 11, 1899 in Stalybridge, Cheshire, England and died in 1962 in High Peak, Derbyshire, England at the age of 62. He married Gertrude Wheatley.

      Children of Harold Cheetham Drury and Gertrude Wheatley:

      1. Private
      2. Private
      3. Renee Drury (19381957)
Census

1851 England - Census transcript - William Leigh - Household Astley St, Dukinfield, Cheshire, England

Name Relation Condition AgeM AgeF Occupation Birthplace Infirm
William Leigh Head Mar 48 Joiner And Builder Cheshire, Dukinfield
Alice Leigh Spouse Mar 46 Cheshire, Dukinfield
Esther Leigh Daughter Unm 18 Dress Maker Cheshire, Dukinfield
Hannah Leigh Daughter Unm 13 Scholar Cheshire, Dukinfield
Alice Leigh Daughter Unm 8 Scholar Cheshire, Dukinfield
Sarah Leigh Daughter Unm 4 Scholar Cheshire, Dukinfield

William employed 23 men

Census

1861 England - Census transcript - Henry Drury - Household Cumbermere St, Dukinfield, Cheshire, England

Name Relation Condition AgeM AgeF Occupation Birthplace Infirm
Henry Drury Head Mar 30 Master Joiner Employing 7 Men Cheshire, Dukinfield
Esther Drury Spouse Mar 28 Cheshire, Dukinfield
Mary A Drury Daughter Unm 5 Scholar Cheshire, Dukinfield
William L Drury Son Unm 3 Scholar Cheshire, Dukinfield
Census

1871 England - Census transcript - Henry Drury - Household 39 Astley St, Dukinfield, Cheshire, England

Name Relation Condition AgeM AgeF Occupation Birthplace Infirm
Henry Drury Head Mar 40 Joiner Cheshire, Dukinfield
Esther Drury Spouse Mar 39 Shroud Maker Cheshire, Dukinfield
Mary Alice Drury Daughter Unm 15 Weaver cotton Cheshire, Dukinfield
John G Drury Son Unm 7 Scholar Cheshire, Dukinfield
James W Drury Son Unm 4 Scholar Cheshire, Dukinfield
Sarah E Drury Daughter Unm 2 Cheshire, Dukinfield
Census

1881 England - Census transcript - Henry Drury - Household 55 Astley St, Dukinfield, Cheshire, England

Name Relation Condition AgeM AgeF Occupation Birthplace Infirm
Henry Drury Head Mar 50 Joiner Cheshire, Dukinfield
Esther Drury Spouse Mar 49 Cheshire, Dukinfield
John Drury Son Unm 17 Apprentice Joiner Cheshire, Dukinfield
James Drury Son Unm 14 Apprentice Printer Cheshire, Dukinfield
Probate of Henry Drury

Probate of Henry Drury

granted to Esther Drury widow the relict and John George Drury joiner the son both of Dukinfield Effects £149 2s 3d

Census

1901 England - Census transcript - James Drury - Household 45 Wellington St, Dukinfield, Cheshire, England

Name Relation Condition AgeM AgeF Occupation Emp Home Birthplace Infirm
James W Drury Head Mar 35 Journeyman Painter worker Cheshire, Dukinfield
Frances J Drury Spouse Mar 31 Lancashire, Ashton
Harry Drury Son Unm 8 Cheshire, Dukinfield
Mary A Drury Daughter Unm 4 Cheshire, Dukinfield
Harold Drury Son Unm 1 Cheshire, Dukinfield
Esther Drury Mother Wid 69 Cheshire, Dukinfield
Mary A Bennison Aunt Mar 43 Monthly maternity nurse own account Cheshire, Dukinfield