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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 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 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 who married David Pickles

The family 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, 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, 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]

The family 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]

The family 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, 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

The family lived at 1 Summer Street, Fenton Road, Halifax.

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

During World War II, 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 365-1679
[17??-18??] Of Halifax.

He married Mary Dyson from Lees, Oldham.


  1. John Dyson

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-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

The family 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).

His photograph appears with a report of his death in the Halifax Courier [15th September 1917].

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 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.

He travelled widely in Europe.

He was writer of the Halifax Courier [1855] / proprietor and [from 1856] Editor of the Halifax Courier / 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].

He was joint partner at the Courier with Thomas Birtwhistle.

He retired from business in 1870.

In 1853, he married Marianne Neville Hutchinson from Repton, Derbyshire.

Following the retirement of Frank Crossley, he 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 in August 1882.

He lived at Birks Hall and at South Kensington, where he died [25th August 1882].

He was buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot Number 330]

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

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, 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, W. A.Ref 365-135
[18??-19??] He lived at Castlefields, Rastrick.

He married Unknown.


  1. A. daughter [b 1889]

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 surnameRef 365-1
There are over 20 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

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