Drury Family History

William Leigh1803

Name
William Leigh
Given names
William
Surname
Leigh
Type
birth name
Birth 1803
Birth of a daughter
#1
Esther Leigh
1832 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Hannah Mary Leigh
between October 1837 and December 1837 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Alice Leigh
between October 1842 and December 1842 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4
Sarah Elizabeth Leigh
between July 1847 and September 1847 (Age 44 years)
Census March 30, 1851 (Age 48 years)
Address: Astley St
Marriage of a childHenry DruryEsther LeighView this family
January 22, 1855 (Age 52 years)
Address: The parish church of St Mary
Death of a daughterEsther Leigh
about April 1902 (Age 99 years)
Address: 51 Astley St
Burial of a daughterEsther Leigh
April 24, 1902 (Age 99 years)
Address: The churchyard of the parish of St John the Evangelist
Deathyes

Family with Alice - View this family
himself
wife
daughter
6 years
daughter
Hannah Mary Leigh
Birth: between October 1837 and December 1837 34 32Dukinfield, Cheshire, England
Death:
5 years
daughter
Alice Leigh
Birth: between October 1842 and December 1842 39 37Dukinfield, Cheshire, England
Death:
5 years
daughter

  1. Generation 1
    1. William Leigh was born in 1803 in Dukinfield, Cheshire, England.

      Children of William Leigh and Alice :

      1. Esther Leigh (18321902)
      2. Hannah Mary Leigh (1837)
      3. Alice Leigh (1842)
      4. Sarah Elizabeth Leigh (1847)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    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)
  3. Generation 3back 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)
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