John Atkinson (1856-1912)

Birth certificate


When and where born:

Twenty Second January 1856 10h 40m P.M.

Crosland Street


Name, if any:       




Name and surname of father:

Samuel Atkinson

Name, surname and maiden surname of mother:

Elizabeth Atkinson formerly Dickinson

Occupation of father:

Handle Setter

Signature, description and residence of informant:

E Atkinson


Crosland Street


When registered:

Twenty ninth February 1856

1871 census returns

4 Braithwaite Street, Holbeck


John Dickinson      Head    Mar  58  Handle Setter     Leeds, Yorkshire

Mary A. Dickinson   Wife    Mar  58                    Trobridg, Wiltshire

John Atkinson     Grandson  Unm  15  Woollen Mull Lad  Holbeck, Yorkshire


Marriage certificate


Marriage solemnized at the Parish Church in the Parish of St. Peters Hunslet Moor in the County of York.

When married:

8th July 1877

Name and surname:

John Atkinson               Sarah Jane Greenwood


21                          20


Bachelor                    Spinster

Rank or profession:


Residence at the time of marriage:

Dewsbury Road               Burton Road

Hunslet                     Hunslet

Fatherís name and surname:

Samuel Atkinson             James Greenwood

Rank or profession of father:

Handle Setter               Moulder

Witnesses: Isaac Hydes, Hannah Evans

1901 census returns

27 Sydenham, Holbeck [RG 13/4203, f110]

Randall Atkinson  Head     M  30  Cloth finisher         Worker  Wortley Yorkshire

Eliza      do     Wife     M  32                                 Armley     do

Harry      do     Son         13                                   do       do

Lily       do     Daughter     9                                 Wortley    do

Ernest     do     Son          3                                 Holbeck    do

Leonard    do     Son          1                                 Holbeck    do

John       do     Boarder  S  46  Handle Setter Enginer  Worker  Wortley    do

Tom        do     Boarder  S  25  Cloth finisher         Worker    do       do

Frederick  do     Boarder  S  23  Worsted Twister        Worker    do       do

Florence   do     Boarder  S  17  Weaver at Cloth Mill   Worker  Pudsey     do

Death certificate

Death in the Sub-district of Wortley in the County of Leeds C.B.

When and where died:

Thirteenth October 1912

9 Wortley Lane
New Wortley UD

Name and surname:

John Atkinson




57 years


Handle Setter

Cause of death:

(1) Mitral Valve Disease

Certified by S Moore MD

Signature, description and residence of informant:

F Atkinson

In Attendance

6 Ashbourne Terrace


When registered:

Fourteenth October 1912