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Family of John HUNTRISS and Mary McCleery BROWN

Husband: John HUNTRISS (1818- )
Wife: Mary McCleery BROWN (1828-1863)
Children: Adam Hughes HUNTRISS (1853- )
William HUNTRISS (1854-1916)
Leah HUNTRISS (1856- )
Frederick HUNTRISS (1857-1924)
John HUNTRISS (1859-1919)
Jane Elizabeth HUNTRISS (1862-1940)
Jack HUNTRISS (1863- )
Marriage 25 Oct 1852 Workington

Husband: John HUNTRISS


John HUNTRISS, 1860, age 41

Name: John HUNTRISS1
Sex: Male
Father: Henry HUNTRISS (1790-1829)
Mother: Leah VERNON ( - )
Birth 24 Oct 1818 Liverpool

Wife: Mary McCleery BROWN

Name: Mary McCleery BROWN2
Sex: Female
Father: Adam Hughes BROWN (1794-1869)
Mother: Grace MARTIN (1804-1877)
Birth 1828 Workington
Baptism 30 Aug 1828 (age 0) Workington
Death 1 Feb 1863 (age 34-35)

Child 1: Adam Hughes HUNTRISS

Name: Adam Hughes HUNTRISS3,4,5
Sex: Male
Birth 1853 Sherburn
Christening 16 Aug 1853 (age 0)

Child 2: William HUNTRISS


William HUNTRISS, 1881, age 27


Spouse: Hannah HUNTER, 1916, age 55

Name: William HUNTRISS2,5,6
Sex: Male
Spouse: Hannah HUNTER (1861-1916)
Birth 1854 Sherburn in Elmet
Christening 19 Nov 1854 (age 0) Sherburn in Elmet
Occupation Rigger
Death Mar 1916 (age 61-62) Liverpool

Child 3: Leah HUNTRISS


Leah HUNTRISS, 1871, age 15

Name: Leah HUNTRISS2
Sex: Female
Spouse: John HARPER ( - )
Birth 1856 Sherburn in Elmet
Christening 20 Apr 1856 (age 0) Sherburn in Elmet

Child 4: Frederick HUNTRISS

Name: Frederick HUNTRISS2
Sex: Male
Spouse: Janet Brown REID ( -1946)
Birth Dec 1857 Sherburn in Elmet
Christening 3 Jan 1858 (age 0) Sherburn in Elmet
Death May 1924 (age 66) Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia

Child 5: John HUNTRISS


Spouse: Jane MORLAND, 1891, age 27

Name: John HUNTRISS6,7,8
Sex: Male
Spouse: Jane MORLAND (1864- )
Birth 1859 Sherburn in Elmet
Birth 1860 Sherburn in Elmet
Death Sep 1919 (age 59-60) Cockermouth

Child 6: Jane Elizabeth HUNTRISS

Name: Jane Elizabeth HUNTRISS3,8,9,10
Sex: Female
Birth Sep 1862 Cockermouth
Death 20 Oct 1940 (age 78) Southport

Child 7: Jack HUNTRISS

Sex: Male
Birth 1863 Sherburn in Elmet
Occupation Stationary Engine driver

Note on Husband: John HUNTRISS

Per 1851 Census: (ie before marriage in 1852)

HUNTRISS John 30 Grocer and Draper

Address:21, High Street, Sherburn

Born Liverpool. Census suggests he was born about 1821


Aunt is Elizabeth Huntriss (ref 652)


1861 Census - visitor staying with ELias Sayner, Nordin Law, Sherburn. Mary and children living in Workington (although youngest had not yet been born). Mary described as "Retired grocer's wife)

1871 Census - Some children (Leah, Frederick, John and Jane Elizabeth) living with his (deceased?) wife's mother in workington

Article in Leeds Mercury dated 24th April 1860 describes an accident during an auction of the stock in trade of the shop in which the floor gave way.

1881 Census - widower - boarder with John and Janet Singleton at 50, Greengate St, Barrow In Furness - grocesr's assistant. Census puts his age at 53, ie born in 1828???

1891 Census - Leah and Jane Elizabeth with James and Grace Finlay (Uncle and aunt) in Monifieth, Angus. Perhaps Grace remarried after Adam Brown died in 1869

Note on Wife: Mary McCleery BROWN


1861 census - "Retired grocers wife", living in Hawkesley terrace, workington, with Adam, Leah, William, Fred and John. All the children were born in Sherburn - including John, who was only 1 at the time of the census. Adam and Grace Brown, Mary's parents, lived in Bellish Street, which is listed on the same census page. John is shown as a visitor staying with Elias Sayner in Sherburn


1"Richard C Huntriss".
3"GRO (via Simon Giles)".
4"England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1900".
6"1891 census".
7"Simon Giles".
8"1871 Census".
9"1881 Census".
10"1861 Census".