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There are many people with this surname, and it is possible that there are duplicate entries for an individual. If you discover any such duplicates, please email me and I shall correct them.

Hutchinson, AnnRef 365-13

She died 14th February 1869 (aged 70)  and was buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot 1804].

The Lister Lane Archives record Ann as a widow, and Robert Ostler as owner of the grave

This entry was compiled from the burial record in the Lister Lane Archives. Please email me if you can add further details

Hutchinson, ArthurRef 365-1388
[18??-1918] Ward of Mrs E. Rogers of 1 Swaine Terrace, Commercial Road, Halifax.

He worked for Joseph Morton Limited.

During World War I, he enlisted [1914], and he served as a Driver with B Battery 295th Brigade Royal Field Artillery.

He was wounded 3 times.

He was killed in action [19th May 1918].

He was buried at Bienvillers Military Cemetery, France [Grave Ref XII D 2].

He is remembered in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, and on the Halifax Parish Church Members (WWI) Memorial

Hutchinson, CharlesRef 365-3187
[17??-18??] He was a yeoman and an innkeeper.

Question: Does anyone know which inn this may have been?


He married Sarah, a sugar-boiler.


  1. Mary [1823-1882] who married David Pickles

They lived at St James's Road, Halifax

Hutchinson, CharlesRef 365-821
[18??-18??] He was a pipe maker.

He married Unknown.


  1. Thomas
  2. Mary Ann [1856-19??] who married William Bramley

Hutchinson, Clarkson WilliamsonRef 365-507
[1881-1???] Son of George W. Hutchinson.

He was a carter [1899].

In 1899, he married Eliza Ann Blackburn [1881-1???] at St Mark's Parish Church, Siddal.

Eliza Ann, of 5 Penuel Place, Siddal, was the daughter of John Blackburn, lamplighter

Hutchinson, Rev DavidRef 365-2881
[18??-1???] Curate at St James's Church, Halifax [1893]

Hutchinson, EricRef 365-624
[1912-1942] Son of John Hutchinson.

He was a member of St Augustine's Church of England School / employed by Smithson's, dyers.

He married Margaret Children:

  1. child
  2. child

During World War II, and he served as an Ordinary Seaman with the Royal Navy aboard HMS Grove.

He was lost at sea [12th June 1942] (aged 30).

He is remembered on the Chatham Naval Memorial, Kent [Grave Ref 57 3], and in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance.

His brother Henry Hutchinson also died in the War

Hutchinson, ErnestRef 365-310
[1884-1909] Of Halifax.

He was a butcher and had his own business at King Cross.

The business failed and he worked as a butcher in Halifax.

He was found guilty at the Leeds Assizes on 12th February 1909, and hanged at Wakefield prison on 2nd March 1909 for the murder of his lover – 29-year-old Mrs Hannah Maria Whitley – on Christmas Eve 1908

Hutchinson, FrankRef 365-2
[1889-1970] Landlord of the Woodman, Midgley [1934-1949]

Hutchinson, GeorgeRef 365-2817
[17??-1???] He was Usher at Heath Grammar School [1763].

He resigned

Hutchinson, GeorgeRef 365-5
[1790-18??] MCS.

Born in Ticknall, Derbyshire.

He was a surgeon [1841, 1851, 1861].

He married Sarah [1801-1863].

Sarah was born in Birmingham


  1. Sarah Susannah [1824-1879] who never married & was buried  with her mother
  2. Edward [b 1821]
  3. Mariana [b 1826]

The family lived at

  • Long Street, Repton, Derbyshire [1841]
  • Damsgate Hill, Repton, Derbyshire [1851]
  • Marbrows Lane, Repton, Derbyshire [1861]

Sarah died in Halifax [21st April 1863] (aged 61), and was buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot 330] with John Dyson Hutchinson

Hutchinson, George EarleRef 365-470
[1888-1916] Of Lane Head, Rastrick.

During World War I, he served as a Corporal with the 1st/4th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He died 3rd September 1916 (aged 28).

He was buried at Mill Road Cemetery, Thiepval, France. [Grave Ref XIII B 6].

He is remembered on Rastrick War Memorial

Hutchinson, George EdwardRef 365-144
[1850-19??] Born in Manchester.

He was a chimney sweep [1881, 1891, 1901, 1911]

Around 1872, he married Esther Hannah [1855-19??].

Esther was born in Thornton


  1. Esther [b 1875] who was a worsted spinner [1891] &  married Myers Wood
  2. Maria [b 1877] who was a worsted spinner [1891], a  coating weaver [1901]
  3. Ophelia [b 1883] who was a coating weaver [1901]
  4. George Edward [b 1886] who was an errand boy [1901]
  5. Clement [b 1888]
  6. Ellen [b 1891] who was a worsted coating weaver [1911]
  7. Margaret May [b 1893]
  8. Cecil Crompton [b 1898]

They lived at

  • Cottage, 51 Winding Road, Halifax [1881]
  • White Hall, Ovenden Road, Ovenden [1891]
  • 9 Wood Square, Boothtown [1901]
  • Spa House, Shibden, Halifax [1911]

Living with them [in 1881] was nephew Jonas Briggs [b 1869].

Living with them [in 1911] were grandson Clement Wood [b 1900] and nephew James Young [b 1894] (box filler) 

Hutchinson, George WilliamRef 365-501
[1856-19??] Born in Malton, Yorkshire.

He was a gas stoker [1891] / a stoker [1899] / a labourer in gas works [1901] / a labourer [1902] / a wool sorter [1916].

In [Q2] 1881, he married Mary Jane Williamson [1862-1907] in Malton.


  1. Clarkson Williamson
  2. James Williamson
  3. George Williamson
  4. Mary Ann [b 1891]
  5. Arthur [b 1893]
  6. Susannah [b 1895]
  7. Thistle Diamond J. [1897-1902]
  8. Lilian [b 1901]
  9. Minnie [b 1904]

They lived at

  • 20 Berry Street, Northowram [1891]
  • 5 Penuel Place, Siddal, Halifax [1901]

Living with them [in 1901] was daughter-in-law Eliza Ann Hutchinson [b 1882] (roving worsted worker).

In 1911, children George, Lilian & Minnie were living with their brother James; Susannah was a boarder at 15 Morton's Place, Siddal

Hutchinson, George WilliamsonRef 365-533
[1886-1916] Son of George William Hutchinson.

Born in Malton [Q4 1886].

He was an errand boy [1901] / a carter [1911].

In 1916, he married Rachel Musgrove [1894-19??] at St Mark's Parish Church, Siddal.

Rachel was the daughter of Harrison Musgrove, labourer

They lived at

  • 5 Browning Avenue, Siddal [1916]
  • 10 Thomas Street East, Siddal

During World War I, he enlisted at Halifax, and he was a soldier at York Barracks [1916]. He served as a Private with the 12th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own).

He served in the Dardanelles and in France.

He was reported missing and assumed to have died 23rd July 1916 (aged 30).

His photograph appears with a report of his death in the Halifax Courier [9th September 1916].

He is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial, France [Grave Ref 2A, 2C & 2D], and in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

Hutchinson, HenryRef 365-1271
[1916-1944] Son of John Hutchinson.

He was a conductor for Halifax Corporation Transport.

During World War II, and he served as a Private with the 2nd Battalion York & Lancaster Regiment.

He served in Greece, Crete and at Tobruk.

He was killed in action in Burma [1st June 1944] (aged 28).

He was buried at Taukkyan War Cemetery, Burma [Grave Ref 13 C 20].

He is remembered in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance.

His brother Eric also died in the War

Hutchinson, HeywoodRef 365-963
[1893-1943] Son of Sarah & William Heywood Hutchinson of Halifax.

He was an engineer at Redman's.

In [Q2] 1923, he married Edith Haigh in Halifax.


  1. son

They lived at 1 Summer Street, Fenton Road, Halifax.

During World War I, he served with the Merchant Navy.

During World War II, and he served as a Sub-Lieutenant with the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve at the Royal Navy base HMS Nile at Alexandria.

He was wounded in the Channel.

He died in Benghazi [2nd April 1943] (aged 50).

He was buried at Tobruk War Cemetery, Libya [Grave Ref 1 B 22].

He is remembered in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

Hutchinson, James WilliamsonRef 365-527
[1884-19??] Son of George William Hutchinson.

Born in Malton, Yorkshire.

He was a cart driver [1901] / a relayer of 16 Lower Clipster Hall, Siddal [1902] / a carter [1911]

In [Q3] 1902, he married Alice Cornforth [1883-19??] at All Saints' Church, Dudwell.

Alice was born in Hinderwell, Yorkshire, the daughter of John Cornforth, labourer


  1. Dorothy [b 1903]
  2. Harry [b 1911]

The family lived at 1 Thomas Street East, Siddal [1911].

Living with them [in 1911] were James's siblings: George, Lilian & Minnie

Hutchinson, JohnRef 365-9640
[17??-18??] Woolstapler of Halifax.

In May 1810, he was committed to York Castle

charged upon the oaths of John Garlick, Christopher Rawson and William Welsh, on suspicion of feloniously forging an acceptance to a certain bill of exchange for £250, purporting to be the acceptance of Messrs Logan, Lennox & Company, merchants of Liverpool

Hutchinson, JohnRef 365-3

He married Hannah [1744-1826].


  1. Benjamin [1772-30th July 1832]
  2. Hannah [1784-11th November 1825] who married Mr  Woodhead, & had a daughter Jane who died 19th December  1833 (aged 2 years & 7 months) 
  3. Sarah [1787-4th June 1805]

John died 26th January 1807 (aged 65).

Hannah died 3rd May 1826 (aged 82).

Members of the family were buried at Square Independent Chapel, Halifax [Grave Ref: 87]

Hutchinson, JohnRef 365-4
[1777-1840] Of Halifax.

He married (1) Mary [1773-1809].

Mary died 18th February 1809 (aged 35).

He married (2) Elizabeth [1789-1865].


  1. Elizabeth who died 13th June 1814 (aged 5 months) 
  2. Jane [1827-4th January 1833]

John died 7th November 1840 (aged 63).

Elizabeth died 14th January 1865 (aged 75).

Members of the family were buried at Square Independent Chapel, Halifax

Hutchinson, JohnRef 365-1679
[1796-1870] Of Halifax.

He married Mary Dyson [1795-1856].

Mary came from Lees, Oldham


  1. John Dyson
  2. Mary Ann [1826-1854]

Members of the family were buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot 241]

Hutchinson, JohnRef 365-H1326
[1886-1917] Son of Annie & Joseph Hutchinson, pipe maker, of Hanson Lane, Halifax.

He was a singer of Launceston Street, Halifax [1907] / a cloth singer at Balme & Pritchard, cloth dyers [1911] / employed by Smithson's, Lister Lane [1915].

In [Q2] 1907, he married Lily Howarth [1887-19??] at Halifax Parish Church.

Lily, of Acorn Street, Halifax, was the daughter of Henry Howarth.

She was a worsted twister [1911]



  1. Vera [b 1908]
  2. Eric
  3. Henry

They lived at 27 Back Crossley Terrace, Hanson Lane, Halifax [1911]

During World War I, he was called-up [June 1916] and served as a Private with the 8th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers.

He was wounded and hospitalised in the 9th General Hospital, Rouen for more than 2 weeks.

He died of wounds [2nd September 1917] (aged 31).

The Halifax Courier [15th September 1917] reported his death with a photograph.

He was buried at St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, France [Grave Ref P III C 7B].

He is remembered in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, and on the Halifax Parish Church Members (WWI) Memorial

Sons Eric & Henry Hutchinson died in World War II

Hutchinson, John DysonRef 365-468
[1822-1882] MP.

Son of John Hutchinson.

Born 6th July 1822.

He was educated at Hipperholme Grammar School / travelled widely in Europe / writer of the Halifax Courier [1855] / joint partner at the Courier with Thomas Birtwhistle / proprietor and [from 1856] Editor of the Halifax Courier / a card manufacturer at Albert Mill, Halifax [1861] / a member of the Provincial Newspaper Society / a member of Halifax Town Council [1863-1874] / an Alderman for North Ward [1866] / Mayor of Halifax [1868-1869] and [1871-1872] / MP for Halifax [1877].

He retired from business in 1870.

In [Q4] 1853, he married Marianne Neville Hutchinson [1826-1908] in Manchester.

Marianne Neville was born in Repton, Derbyshire


  1. child who died in infancy
  2. child who died in infancy

They lived at

  • Birks Hall
  • South Kensington, London
  • 17 Hampden Place, Halifax [1861]

Following the retirement of Frank Crossley, John was Liberal MP for Halifax [1877]. He claimed to be in favour of disestablishment and the repeal of the Contagious Diseases Act, but said he could not vote for the Permissive Bill or Home Rule.

He relinquished his seat, on account of the state of his health, a few days before his death.

He died at South Kensington, London [25th August 1882].

He and other members of the family were buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot 330] with the wife and daughter of George Hutchinson.

In [Q1] 1885, Marianne married (2) Richard Marsden Low at St George's Church, Hanover Square, London.

She died 30th January 1908 (aged 82).

She was interred at Brookwood, Surrey, and is remembered on her first husband's grave.

Sarah, wife of George Hutchinson MCS, Marianne's (brother ?) is also remembered on the headstone

Hutchinson, JosephRef 365-7
[1801-1872] Born 13th December 1801.

He married Harriet [1804-1887].

Harriet was born 11th November 1804


  1. John [1834-1835]
  2. Ann Mary [1833-1846]

Joseph died 21st December 1872 (aged 71).

Harriet died 28th January 1887 (aged 83).

The couple & other members of the family () were buried at King Cross Methodist New Connexion Chapel

Hutchinson, JosephRef 365-8

In [Q3] 1895, he married Eliza Starling [1872-19??].

Eliza was born in Halifax

They lived at Park Street, Brighouse.

Joe worked at the Clay Pits Quarry worked by Hartley & Kaye.

He was killed by a fall of earth at the Quarry on 21st November 1899.

Hannah Sweeting, who laid the body out, said that the right collar bone, right arm & head were broken to pieces

Hutchinson, Rev KeithRef 365-874
[19??-] Curate at Brighouse [1966-1972]. In 1972, he was appointed Rector of Workington

Hutchinson, RichardRef 365-9

He married Asenath Fry.

Asenath was the daughter of
Robert Fry.

She was baptised at Prescott Baptist Church in Culmstock, and the records show that she was given the name Asenath, but throughout her life she was referred to as Selina



  1. Mary Jane [1851-1917] who married Thomas Pickles
  2. Eliza Ann [1853-1856]
  3. Tom Hutchinson

Richard died less than a month before the birth of son Tom and Selina died within a couple of weeks, and daughter Eliza Ann, also died about the same time

Hutchinson, RobertRef 365-12
[1820-18??] Born in Halifax.

He was a house painter [1871].

He married Ann [1822-1???].


  1. Kate [b 1861]

Ann died 6th December 1874 (aged 52), and was buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot 941]

Details of Robert's death / burial place are not yet known

Hutchinson, ThomasRef 365-1680
[1842-1890] Son of Charles Hutchinson.

He was landlord of the Royal Oak, King Cross [1870], landlord of the Globe Inn, Halifax, and landlord of the King's Head, Halifax [1881, 1888, 1889]

In 1863, he married (1) Mary Ann Fletcher [1844-1886].


  1. Julia Annie [b 1868] who married William Forrest
  2. Clara Edon [b 1873]
  3. Tom Fletcher
  4. William Woodcock [b 1881]

Mary Ann died in 1886.

In 1889, he married (2) Lydia at Halifax Parish Church

Lydia was the widow of Thomas Ingham

Living with them [in 1881] was Thomas's sister Mary Ann Hutchinson [b 1857] (general servant) 

Hutchinson, Thomas WilliamRef 365-6
[1835-1895] Son of Godfrey Hutchinson [1805-9th January 1883].

He married Sarah Ann [1844-1871].


  1. Godfrey [1879-31st December 1927] who married Julia, & was buried with his father

Sarah Ann died 14th October 1871 (aged 27).

Thomas William died 24th May 1895 (aged 60).

Members of the family were buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot 1985]

Hutchinson, TomRef 365-10
[1856-1897] Son of Selina (née Fry) & Richard Hutchinson.

Born in Halifax [21st July 1856].

His father died less than a month before he was born and his mother, Selina, followed within a couple of weeks of his birth. His sister, Eliza Ann, also died about the same time. He was taken in by Ann & Samuel Wilkinson, a boot and shoe maker.

On 28th September 1878, he married Susannah Sutcliffe [1857-1921] at Halifax Parish Church.

Susannah was born in East Ardsley, the daughter of Sarah (née Mitchell) & Thomas Sutcliffe


  1. Sarah Ann [1879-1965]
  2. Mary Jane [1881-1969]
  3. Frank [b 1883]
  4. Herbert [b 1886]
  5. Willie [1892-1975]

Tom died in Halifax in 1897.

Susannah died in Halifax in 1932

Hutchinson, Tom FletcherRef 365-363
[1875-1957] Son of Thomas Hutchinson.

Born in Halifax.

He was a clerk of 22 Waterhouse Street, Halifax [1901] / a railway clerk [1911].

On 11th December 1901, he married Ellen (Eliza) Elizabeth Stott at Christ Church, Sowerby Bridge.

Ellen Eliza was the daughter of Frederick William Stott.

She was a confectioner [1901].

It is likely that she had taken over the confectionery business of E. E. Hutchinson who was bankrupt in 1894



  1. Marjorie Elizabeth [b 1905]
  2. Tom Frederick [b 1910]
  3. Child [b 1911]

The family lived at 68 Wharf Street, Sowerby Bridge [1911].

In 1905, an advertisement was published in the Sowerby Bridge Chronicle for

The oldest established confectionery business in Sowerby Bridge.

E. E. HUTCHINSON (late E. E. STOTT), 68 Wharf Street


Hutchinson, WilliamRef 365-11
[1797-1880] Of Halifax.

He married Caroline Whitaker.

Caroline was the daughter of
Henry Whitaker


  1. Ann Frances [1822-1843] who married Isaac Tempest

Caroline died 19th August 1829 (aged 31).

She was buried at Square Independent Chapel, Halifax with her parents.

He died 13th February 1880 (aged 83).

He & daughter Ann Frances were buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot 241] with other members of the family

Hutchinson, WilliamRef 365-1440
[1835-19??] Born in Milnsbridge.

He was a cigar manufacturer, wholesale and retail tobacconist and established the Albert Cigar Factory, Halifax [1881].

In 1866, he (possibly) married Elizabeth Walker [1844-1???] from Huddersfield, in Huddersfield.


  1. Sarah Ann [b 1867]
  2. Lucy Adelaide [b 1869]
  3. Mary Elizabeth [b 1872]
  4. Lily Beatrice [b 1875]
  5. Arthur Priestley [b 1879]

The family lived at

  • 22 Corporation Street, Halifax [1871]
  • 2 Southgate, Halifax [1881]
  • 5 Norfolk Place, Halifax [1891, 1901]

Hutchinson, William ArthurRef 365-135
[1854-1???] Son of Thomas Frederick Hutchinson.

Born in the Isle of Man.

He was a cloth manufacturer [1891].

In 1882, he married Margaret Paterson [1856-1???] at St Peter's Church, Higher Bebington, Cheshire.

Margaret was born in Rock Ferry, Cheshire, the daughter of Robert Paterson


  1. Elizabeth [b 1884]
  2. Margaret Mona [b 1887]
  3. Florence [b 1890]

They lived at Castlefields, Rastrick [1891]


Hutchinson surnameRef 365-1
There are 36 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hutchinson, as discussed in this SideTrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Hutchinson

Baptism 1834; Marriages 1907, 1913; Death 1907

Unattached burials at Lister Lane Cemetery: Plot 164, Plot 2478


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