Samuel Atkinson (1832-1891)

1841 census returns

Ramsdenís Buildings, Wortley

Randill Atkinson    35  Woollen Dresser     Y

Grace      do       35                      Y

Mary       do       15  Flax spinner        Y

John       do       10  Flax minder         Y

Samuel     do        8                      Y

Marriage certificate

Marriage solemnized at the Parish Church in the Parish of Leeds in the County of York.

When married:

February 10 1855

Name and surname:

Samuel Atkinson             Elizabeth Dickinson


22                          20


Bachelor                    Spinster

Rank or profession:

Cloth Dresser

Residence at the time of marriage:

Holbeck                     Holbeck

Fatherís name and surname:

Randal Atkinson             John Dickinson

Rank or profession of father:

Cloth Dresser               Cloth Dresser


Witnesses: John Atkinson, Maria Kitching

1861 census returns

9 Atkinson Street, Wortley

Saml Atkinson  Head  M  28   Handle setter    Gildersome

Elizth   do    Wife  M  26     do   wife      Leeds

Jno     do     Son       5   Scholar          Wortley

Randal  do     do        3   Scholar          Wortley

Jas S.  do     do     7 mos                   Wortley

1871 census returns

1 Gashouse Court, Wortley

Samuel Atkinson  Head  Mar  38  Handle setter   Gildersome

Elizabeth  do    Wife  Mar  36  Cloth dresser   Leeds

James S.   do    Son        10  Teazle Clipper  Leeds

Emma G.    do    Dau         8  Scholar         Leeds

Richard D. do    Son         4    do            Leeds

Randal     do    Son         1                  Leeds

1881 census returns

4 Ellis Buildings, Wortley

Samuel Atkinson  Head  48  Handle Setter      Gildersome

                           Cloth Mill  

Elizth     do    Wife  46                     Leeds

James S.   do    Son   20    do       do       do

Emma G.    do    Dau   18  Flack Cutter        do


Richard D. do    Son   14  Shovel maker        do

Randal     do    do    10  Scholar             do

Elizth H.  do    Dau    8  Scholar             do

Tom        do    Son    5  Scholar             do

1891 census returns

2 Blackburn Yard, Holbeck (RG 12/3669, f118)

Samuel Atkinson  Head  M  58  Handle Setter  Yorks Gildersome
Elizabeth  "     Wife  "  56                   Do  Leeds
Randall    "     Son   S  20  Cloth Finisher   Do    Do
Elizth H   "     Daur  "  18    "   Weaver     Do    Do
Tom        "     Son   "  15    "   Drawer     Do    Do

Death certificate


Death in the Sub-district of Holbeck in the Counties of Leeds and York.

When and where died:

Twentythird April 1891

2 Blackburn Yard


Leeds U.S.D.

Name and surname:

Samuel Atkinson




58 years


Handle Setter

Cause of death:


Certified by A C Foster M.R.C.S.

Signature, description and residence of informant:

R Atkinson, Son

Present at death

2 Blackburn Yard


When registered:

Twentythird April 1891