MinterExchange
Dedicated to Minter families everywhere
First Name:  Last Name: 
[Advanced Search]  [Surnames]

Joseph Myers SPENCER

Male 1853 - 1934  (~ 81 years)


Personal Information    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Joseph Myers SPENCER 
    Born Jun 1853  Thornton, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    _UID A6B4B0809B87498D83DE5FCBE2FBE0F1BB71 
    Died 13 Nov 1934  N Bierley RD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • 1881 census: in Albion Square, Hippersholme cum Brighouse, Yorkshire, Jos. Myas (sic) (head, 27, delver, born Thornton), Charlotte (27, born Queensbury), Herbt. A (6, scholar, born Queensbury), Selena (4, scholar, born Queensbury), Martha (2, born Brighouse), Arthur (4 months, born Brighouse) and Charlotte's mother Margt. JOWETT (widow, 60, born Queensbury).

      1891 census: at 15 Hill Top, Thornton, Yorkshire, Joseph Myers (head, 37, stone laborer, born Thornton), second wife Elizabeth (40, born Bradford), Selena (14, cashmere weaver (worsted), born Clayton), Martha (12, worsted spinner, born Brighouse), Arthur (10, scholar, born Brighouse) and Ezra (7, scholar, born Rastrick).

      1901 census: at 10 Firth Street, Thornton, Yorkshire, Joseph M (head, 47, stone getter (quarry), born Thornton), Elizabeth (50, born Bradford), Selena (24, woollen weaver , born Queensbury), Martha (22, woollen weaver, born Brighouse), Arthur (10, drawing overlooker (worsted mill), born Brighouse) and Ezra (17, grocers assistant, born Rastrick).

      1911 census: at 7 Henry Street, Thornton, Yorkshire (3 rooms), Joseph Myers (head, 57, stone quarry man, born Thornton), Elizabeth (60, married 21 years, no children, born Bradford), Selena (34, single, weaver (worsted), woollen mill , born Clayton) and Martha (32, single, weaver (worsted), woollen mill, born Brighouse).
      Form signed Elizabeth Spencer.


    Person ID I395  Great Horkesley, Essex
    Last Modified 31 Oct 2014 

    Father Benjamin SPENCER,   b. Bef 11 Oct 1818, Addingham, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1887, Thornton, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Mother Martha ACKROYD,   b. Abt 1820, Thornton, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1878, Thornton, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Married 27 Dec 1840  Parish Church, Bradford, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    • Married after banns. Benjamin Spencer, full age, bachelor, delver of Thornton, father Benjamin Spencer, delver. Martha Ackroyd, full age, spinster, weaver of Thornton, father Charles Ackroyd, weaver. Both marked. Witnesses William Parkins(?), Abraham Nicholls both marked.
    Family ID F529  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Charlotte JOWETT,   b. Sep 1853, Queensbury, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1886, Halifax RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 33 years) 
    Married 27 Jul 1873  Parish Church, Bradford, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    • Married after banns. Joseph Myers Spencer, 20, bachelor, delver of Clayton, father Benjamin Spencer, delver. Charlotte Jowett, 20, spinster, waever of Clayton, father John Jowett, joiner. Joseph marked, Charlotte signed. Witnesses Elkanah Robinson, Zillah Spencer.
    Children 
     1. Herbert Ackroyd SPENCER,   b. Sep 1874, Queensbury, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1882, Halifax RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 8 years)
     2. Selina SPENCER,   b. Sep 1876, Queensbury, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1962, Brighton RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years)
     3. Martha SPENCER,   b. Dec 1878, Brighouse, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1932, North Bierley RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years)
     4. Arthur SPENCER,   b. 13 Nov 1880, Brighouse, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1972, Whittier, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     5. Ezra SPENCER,   b. Dec 1883, Rastrick, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1957, Brighton RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years)
    Last Modified 31 Oct 2014 
    Family ID F41  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth LORD,   b. 1851, Bradford, Yorks Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1889  Bradford Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Last Modified 8 Sep 2009 
    Family ID F44  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Jun 1853 - Thornton, Yorkshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1889 - Bradford Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Sources 
    1. [S151] FreeBMD (Reliability: 3).
      Q2 1853 Bradford Y. 9b/153

    2. [S4] Chart from Tricia Stevenson (Reliability: 3).
      aged 81, Q4 1934 N Bierley 9b/41.

    3. [S42] FreeBMD (Reliability: 3).
      Q4 1840 Bradford 23/217 (Bradford RD covered Thornton)

    4. [S320] West Yorkshire, England, Marriages and Banns, 1813-1935, Ancestry.com, Nove 2013.

    5. [S151] FreeBMD (Reliability: 3).
      Q3 1873, Bradford 9b/65

    6. [S151] FreeBMD (Reliability: 3).
      Bradford Y. 9b/92 Sep 1889