MAINLY FROM THE NEWSPAPERS

 

Reports

 

1892 Lawrence Henry Maden (1853  - 1892) report on death

1901 Joseph Porter (1852 – 1901) report of funeral

1901 John Porter (1893 – 1901) report of death

1903 Report on marriage of James Lord Maden with Mary Jane Sutcliffe

1905 Report on marriage of Benjamin Butterworth Maden with Esther Ann Pointon

1909 Estimate for stationery for Goodshaw Baptist School by James Lord Maden

1911 Article on the Kenyon family

1913 Willie Porter (1889 – 1913) report of funeral

1916 (circa) Postcard sent from France to Ada Maden from James Porter (1st World War)

1924 Mary Porter (nee Chadwick) (1852 – 1924) report of funeral

Some notes about Mary Porter (nee Chadwick) and her connection with St. Augustine’s Church, Huncoat

1925 Two articles – one on Daisy Hill and one on Duckworth Hill (Accrington)

1926 Article on Daisy Hill relics and families (Accrington)

1927 Haunted house – 77 Kew Green – 4 articles from press

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1928 James High (1872 - 1928) report of funeral

1929 Philip Howorth (born 1894) obituary

1930 Report on marriage of Harry Maden with Maud Turner

1931 Ellen Maden (nee Pilling) (1853 – 1931) report of death and inquest

1931 Ellen Maden (nee Pilling) (1853 – 1931) report of funeral

1933 Herbert Henry Shaw (1868 - 1933) report of death and Rawtenstall St. Mary’s Choir Sermons

1935 Andrew Porter (1899 – 1935) report of death

1935 Andrew Porter (1899 – 1935) report of inquest

1935 Mary Elizabeth Whitehead (nee Porter) (1877 – 1935) report of funeral

1939 Annie Mary Maden (1875 – 1939) report of death and funeral

1939 Betsy Maden (1877 – 1939) report of death and inquest

1939 Bertha Porter (nee Maden) (1881 – 1939) report of death

1939 Bertha Porter (nee Maden) (1881 – 1939) report of funeral

1940 Esther Ann Maden (nee Pointon) (1864 – 1940) report of death and funeral

1948 (circa) Report on “Mystery at Greenfingers”, first play by St. James  Accrington A.D.S.

1949 Article in which James Lord Maden contemplates retirement

1949 Fred Whitehead (1917 -1949) report of funeral

1950 Edwin Francis (age not known) report of funeral

1951 Clara Woods (nee Porter, formerly Storey) report of death and funeral

1953 Memories of Daisy Hill (Accrington)

1953 Mary Jane Maden (nee Sutcliffe) (1878 – 1953) report of death

1953 Emma Shaw (nee Pilling) (1868 – 1953) report of death

1954 Milton Porter (1908 – 1954) report of death

1954 Milton Porter (1908 – 1954) report of funeral

1955 Ellen Ann Francis (nee Porter, formerly High) (1873 – 1955) report of funeral

1956 Report on marriage of Alan Wilkinson with Barbara Maden

1960 John James Whitehead (1877- 1960) report of funeral

1964 James Lord Maden (1878 – 1964) report of death / floral tributes

1968 James Porter (1886 – 1968) report of death / floral tributes

1969 Report on marriage of Brian Milton Porter with Kathleen Ellen Dewhurst

1970 Report on marriage of David Geoffrey Porter with Sheila Barbara Lloyd

1972 Arthur Mather – Report on his retirement as organist at St. Augustine’s, Tonge Moor, Bolton

1977 Ernest and Ada Lloyd Report of Diamond Wedding

1985 Report of St Elizabeth Horwich Cheery Tramps evening

1989 Harry Maden (1905 -1989) report of death

1999 Gertrude Walton (nee Porter) (1911 – 1999) report of death

                       

 

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Births, marriages, deaths, thanks, etc.

These are extracts from the BMD columns of local newspapers.

Clicking on the above heading will bring up details of any such entries for all on the lists below.

 

Births

1972 Barbara Anne Porter

1977 Simon Paul Porter

1981 Neil Gordon Porter

 

Coming of age

1969 Sheila Barbara Lloyd

 

Marriages

1903 James Lord Maden = Mary Jane Sutcliffe

1941 Frank Whitehead = Peggy Heywood

1970 David Geoffrey Porter = Sheila Barbara Lloyd

 

Deaths

1828 – 1883 Andrew Porter

1874 – 1876 Andrew Porter

1888 – 1888 Milton Maden

1815 – 1893 Joseph Pilling

1894 – 1901 John Porter

1899 – 1901 Clara Porter

1892 – 1909 Gertrude Porter

1836 – 1911 Susannah Kenyon (nee Bell)

1836 – 1911 Benjamin Kenyon

1853 – 1931 Ellen Maden (nee Pilling)

1899 – 1935 Andrew Porter

1875 – 1939 Annie Mary Maden

1918 – 1949 Fred Whitehead

1878 – 1951 Clara Woods (nee Porter, formerly Storey)

1908 – 1954 Milton Porter

1873 – 1955 Ellen Ann Francis (nee Porter, formerly High)

1877 – 1960 John James Whitehead

1886 – 1968 James Porter

1896 – 1974 Arthur Mather

1895 – 1985 Emily Mather (nee Porter)

1912 – 1985 Francis Landon Bell Whitehead

1919 – 1987 Peggy Whitehead (nee Heywood)

 

Thanks

1852 – 1924 Mary Porter (nee Chadwick)

1853 – 1931 Ellen Maden (nee Pilling)

1870 – 1933 Herbert Henry Shaw

1876 - 1935 Mary Elizabeth Whitehead (nee Porter)

1899 – 1935 Andrew Porter

1881 – 1939 Bertha Porter (nee Maden)

1918 – 1949 Fred Whitehead

1868 – 1953 Emma Shaw (nee Pilling)

1878 – 1964 James Lord Maden

1886 – 1968 James Porter

1912 – 1985 Francis Landon Bell Whitehead

1919 – 1987 Peggy Whitehead (nee Heywood)

1911 – 1999 Gertrude Walton (nee Porter)

 

 

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