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The entries for people & families with the surname Mann are gathered together in this SideTrack.

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Mann, A. M.Ref 321-1534
[18??-19??] Boot and shoe dealer at 66 New Crown Street, Halifax [1915]

Mann, AlfredRef 321-31
[18??-18??] Butcher at Brighouse [1875].

In July 1875, he bought 2 cottages, land and other property at Bridge End from the estate of Martin Manley

Mann, CharlesRef 321-797
[1816-1889] Son of Thomas Mann.

Born in Rastrick. Baptised at St Matthew's Church, Rastrick. [2nd June 1816].

He was butcher in Brighouse.

In June 1864, he was declared bankrupt

On 19th December 1837, he married Mary Ann Haigh [1819-1872].


Mary Ann was born in Southowram, the daughter of Joseph Haigh
 

Children:

  1. Frances Elizabeth [1839-1842]
  2. Ellen [b 1840]

He died in Rastrick [15th September 1889].

Members of the family were buried at St Anne's Church, Southowram

Mann, CharlesRef 321-934
[1843-1924] Son of Joseph Kitching Mann.

Born in Halifax.

Baptised at St Anne's Church, Southowram. [24th Dec 1843].

He was a stocks & shares broker [1891].

In [Q4] 1873, he married Harriet Hanson [1849-1???] in Halifax.


Harriet was born in Southowram
 

Children:

  1. Gertrude Elizabeth [b 1875]
  2. Charles Hanson [b 1878]

The family lived at 5 Whinney Field, Skircoat [1891]

He died in Halifax [Q2 1924]

Mann, EdgarRef 321-311
[1913-1998] Local writer and member of the Halifax Authors' Circle

Mann, EmmaRef 321-417
[1865-1936] She married Whiteley Turner.

She was buried at Mount Tabor Wesleyan Methodist Chapel alongside her husband Line U, grave 17 [18th November 1936]

Mann, Ernest EdwinRef 321-438
[1881-1960] On 7th November 1903, he married Alice Maud Mary Skelton at Kilburn, London.


Alice Maud Mary was the daughter of
Edwin Skelton
 

Children:

  1. Winifred [b 1906]
  2. Leonard [b 1907]
  3. Ross [b 1908]
  4. Gerald [b 1910]

Mann, Rev GaryRef 321-1522
[1963-2005] Member of the Brighouse Team Parish with responsibility for St John's Church, Clifton [1993]

Mann, GeorgeRef 321-914
[1834-1???] Born in Halifax.

He was a carpet packer [1881, 1891].

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Hannah M. [b 1865] who was a housekeeper [1881]

The family lived at 32 Parker Street, Northowram [1881, 1891].

George was a widower by 1881.

Mary Jane Wressell was a servant with the family [1881, 1891]. Her children lived with her at her employer's house

Mann, GodfreyRef 321-5
[1808-1882] Born in Elland.

He was a wheelwright [1851] / a mechanic in cotton mill [1861] / a millwright [1871].

In [Q1] 1839, he married Nancy Slater [1813-1865] in Halifax.


Nancy was born in Elland.

She was a dressmaker [1861]

 

Children:

  1. Sarah [b 1840] who was a dressmaker [1861]
  2. Ellen [b 1842] who was a worsted weaver [1861]
  3. William [1844-1st December 1868] who was a grocer's assistant [1861]
  4. Thomas [b 1847]
  5. Joseph [b 1850]
  6. Godfrey Oates [1854-1903]

The family lived at

  • 3 Brow Bridge, Elland-cum-Greetland [1851]
  • 14 Milner Royd, Sowerby [1861]
  • Stainland [1865]
  • Royd, Stainland [1871]

Nancy died 30th December 1865 (aged 52).

Godfrey died 19th July 1882 (aged 74).

Members of the family were buried at Providence Congregational Church, Stainland

Mann, HaroldRef 321-759
[1892-1918] Son of Ellen & William Mann of 7 Albion Place, Lane Head, Brighouse.

He was a member of the Bible class at St Andrew's Church, Brighouse / employed by Firth's Carpets in Bailiff Bridge.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 34th Battalion Machine Gun Corps.

He was killed in action [20th April 1918].

He is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium [Grave Ref 154-159 & 163A], on Firth's War Memorial, on Brighouse War Memorial, on Bailiff Bridge War Memorial,

He is remembered on the Memorial at Brighouse Parish Church

Mann, Rev IsaacRef 321-1150
[1740-18??] Son of John Mann.

Baptised at Coley [19th October 1740].

He trained at Horton

He married Frances [1739-1826].

Children:

  1. Fanny [b 29th November 1772]
  2. Susy [b 18th April 1776]

The children were baptised at Northgate End Chapel.

They lived at Bath Parade, Halifax [1826].

Isaac was dead by 1826.

Frances was buried at Northgate End Chapel [23rd January 1826]

Mann, JackRef 321-1246
[1914-1940] Son of J. Mann of Halifax.

He was educated at Battinson Road School, Halifax / a cyclist / employed by Morton's.

During World War II, he enlisted [1939], and served as a Private with the 1st Battalion York & Lancaster Regiment.

He died 28th April 1940 (aged 26).

He was buried at Kvam Churchyard, Norway [Screen Wall. Coll. Grave].

He is remembered in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

Mann, JamesRef 321-331
[1???-1???] The first chairman of the Hebden Bridge Industrial Co-operative Society, and the only member of the American Society to emigrate to America

Mann, JamesRef 321-4940
[1803-1???] He was keeper of the Bethesda Primitive Methodist Chapel [1871].

He married Jane [1807-1???].

They lived at 10 Battinson Street, Southowram [1871]

Mann, JohnRef 321-137
[1???-18??] Coal miner.

In 1834, he and brother Joseph won the bid to work the Walker pit coal mine on the Walker family's land. The auction to carry out the work was held at the Stag's Head, Mytholm.

He was known as Anne Lister's master miner

Mann, JohnRef 321-1334
[17??-18??] Of Elland. Recorded in 1803

Mann, John ThomasRef 321-957
[1850-1890] Son of Kitching Mann.

Born in Rochdale

He was a joiner & cabinet maker [1870].

On 23rd June 1870, he married Ruth Radley [1851-1918] in Halifax.


Ruth was born in Southowram
 

Children:

  1. Ruth [b 1871] who married Alfred Goodison, & was buried with her parents
  2. Annie [1873-21/5/1890] who was buried with her parents

John Thomas died at Winter Hill, Southowram [31st May 1890] (aged 40) 

Ruth died 5th November 1918 (aged 67).

Members of the family were buried at St Anne's Church, Southowram [Grave Ref: R-E11] with Ruth's mother [?], Susannah Radley who died 27th October 1889 (aged 70 years) 

Mann, JosephRef 321-1530
[1???-18??] In 1834, he and brother John won the bid to work the Walker pit coal mine on the Walker family's land

Mann, JosephRef 321-2790
[1776-1856] Born in Elland.

He was innkeeper at the Lambert House, West Vale [1841, 1851].

He married Ann [1779-1850].

Children:

  1. William [b 1804]
  2. Charles Thomas [1806-1875]
  3. Godfrey [1807-1882]
  4. Sarah [b 1813]
  5. Mary [1816-1844]
  6. Harriet [b 1818]
  7. Elizabeth [1820-1899]
  8. Joseph [b 1823] who was a grocer [1856]
  9. Ann [b 1826]

In 1851, Ruth Luty was a house servant for him at Lambert House.

The family lived at

  • Ann Street, Halifax
  • Wade Street, Halifax [with his son Joseph 1856]

Joseph died at Wade Street, Halifax [14th January 1856].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at under £100.

The will was proved by son Joseph

Members of the family were buried at Elland Parish Church: Mary [11th September 1844]; Ann [9th July 1850]; Joseph [17th June 1856]

Mann, JosephRef 321-2
[1821-1900] Born 4th January 1821.

He was a retired contractor [1881].

In [Q2] 1855, he married Elizabeth Halliday [1821-1911] in Halifax.


Elizabeth was born 10th September 1821
 

Children:

  1. Mary Ellen [8th March 1856-22nd July 1926] who married Arthur Coton & was interred at Scarborough Cemetery

They lived at

  • 22 Carlton Street, Halifax [1881]
  • Eastern Villa, Heworth Green, York [1900]

Joseph died 20th July 1900.

Elizabeth died 19th March 1911

Members of the family were buried at St Thomas the Apostle, Claremount with Elizabeth's mother Martha Halliday [1797-22nd October 1870]

Mann, JosephRef 321-4
[1850-1893] Born in West Vale.

He was a grocer & butcher [1881] / a woollen spinner [1891].

In [Q1] 1873, he married Alice Ann Taylor [1848-1916] in Halifax.


Alice Ann was born in West Vale
 

Children:

  1. Florence Mary [b 1875] who was a woollen weaver [1891]
  2. Annie Slater [b 1878] who was a paper finisher [1891], a woollen weaver [1901]
  3. Joseph Taylor
  4. Edith Alice [b 1881] who was a school teacher [1901]
  5. Benjamin T. [b 1884] who was a woollen piecer [1901]
  6. Louise J. [b 1889]
  7. Violet Helena Mann [1892-11th May 1961] who was buried with her uncle Joseph Holroyd Taylor

The family lived at

  • Lower Waterloo, Stainland-with Old Lindley [1881]
  • Stainland Dean, Stainland-with Old Lindley [1891]
  • Waterloo, Stainland-with Old Lindley [1901]

Joseph died 21st March 1893 (aged 42).

Alice Ann died 20th September 1916 (aged 68) 

Members of the family were buried at Providence Congregational Church, Stainland with Sarah Eliza Mann who died 20th February 1874 (aged 6 weeks), James Holroyd Mann who died 1887 (aged 7 months), Lawrence Donohue [1901-18th October 1904], and Maurice Mann who died 11th March 1908 (aged 27 days) 

Mann, Joseph KitchingRef 321-958
[1818-1911] Son of Thomas Mann.

Born in Rastrick.

Baptised in Rastrick [15th February 1818].

He died in Southowram [13th December 1911].

He was a butcher & farmer [1840].

On 20th December 1840, he married Ruth Haigh [1820-1889] in Halifax.


Ruth was born in Southowram, the daughter of Abraham Haigh
 

Children:

  1. Charles

Mann, Joseph TaylorRef 321-3
[1879-1961] Son of Joseph Mann.

Born in Stainland.

He was a woollen piecer [1891] / a woollen spinner [1901] / a woollen carding engineer [1911].

In [Q3] 1905, he married Sarah Hannah Mitchell [1883-1965] in Halifax.


Sarah Hannah was born in Stainland
 

Children:

  1. (possibly twins) Benjamin Edward [4th August 1906-25th April 1980]
  2. Edna [b 1907]

The family lived at Stainland Dean, Stainland-with Old Lindley [1901].

Joseph died 29th August 1961 (aged 82).

Sarah Hannah died 9th December 1965 (aged 82).

Members of the family were buried at Providence Congregational Church, Stainland with John Douglas Mann [1922-1940] & Thomas Bernard Mann [1928-1933]

Mann, Rev JoshuaRef 321-610
[17??-18??] Vicar of Hartshead [1791-1793] and again [1793-1795]

Mann, KitchingRef 321-956
[1824-1890] Son of Thomas Mann.

Born in Southowram [11th November 1823].

He was a labourer (carpet works) [1846]

In 1846, he married Betty Haigh [1824-1874] in Halifax.


Betty was born in Southowram
 

Children:

  1. Charles [1847-13th February 1850] who was buried with his parents
  2. John Thomas
  3. Sarah [1853-23rd May 1880] who was buried with her parents
  4. Frances Ellen [b 1854]
  5. Arthur [b 1859]

Betty died 17th August 1874 (aged 50).

Kitching died 8th January 1890.

Members of the family were buried at St Anne's Church, Southowram [Grave Ref: F-K12]

Mann, Rev SamuelRef 321-4050
[18??-1???] Minister at Blackley Particular Baptist Church [1872].

On 27th June 1872, he married Mary Ann Williams at Wesley Rock Chapel, Penzance.


Mary Ann was the third daughter of Mr B. Williams, of Penzance
 

Mann, T.Ref 321-1257
[18??-19??] He stood unsuccessfully as the Independent Labour Party candidate in the Election for MP for Halifax [1897]

Mann, ThomasRef 321-1154
[1789-1871] He was a farmer [1841] / registrar of births and deaths for Southowram district [1850] / a farmer & registrar [1851] / registrar of births, marriages and deaths for Southowram district [1857] / registrar for Southowram [1863].

On 3rd November 1814, he married Frances (Fanny) Kitching [1789-1863] in Halifax.


Frances was born in Southowram
 

Children:

  1. Charles
  2. Edwin [b 1817]
  3. Joseph Kitching
  4. George [b 1822]
  5. Kitching
  6. Alfred [b 1826] who was a butcher [1871]

The family lived at Yew Tree House, Southowram [1841, 1851, 1861].

In 1871, Thomas was living with his son Alfred and Alfred's wife Rachel [aged 44] and two daughters at Briggate, Brighouse

Mann, Thomas PearsonRef 321-272
[1816-1885] He was a dyer.

He married Ellen Howe [1830-1896].

Children:

  1. Ruth who married James Wright

Mann, WallaceRef 321-1743
[1904-1???] Halifax baker.

In 1950, he had business at 52 King Cross Street, Halifax – in the shop which had earlier been occupied by John Mackintosh.

By the 1970s, the business was known as Cockroft-Mann.

In 1927, he married Irene Shaw in Halifax.

Children:

  1. Stuart
  2. daughter
  3. daughter

The family lived at Savile Road [1950].

Mann, WilliamRef 321-1668
[1836-1895] He took over from his father-in-law William Rhodes Hall Gill as landlord of the Corporation Inn, Halifax [1895].

In 1863, he married Elizabeth Ann Gill [1843-1905] in Halifax.


Elizabeth Ann was the daughter of William Rhodes Hall Gill
 

Children:

  1. Arthur

William died in 1895.

He is mentioned in the List of Local Wills: 1895

After William's death, Elizabeth Ann took over at the Corporation Inn [1895, 1901, 1905].

Elizabeth Ann died in 1905.

After her death, son Arthur took over at the Corporation Inn [1905, 1907]

Mann, Rev WilliamRef 321-609
[17??-18??] Minister of Hartshead [1785-1787] and again [1793-1795]

Mann, WilliamRef 321-1445
[1834-1895] Son of weaver Hare(?) Mann.

Born in Mixenden.

He was a worsted dyer [1861] / a dyer [1871, 1874] / a dyehouse buftor(?) [1881] / beerseller at the New Road Tavern, Halifax, 15 St Mark Street, Northowram [1891].

In 1856, he married (1) Christabel Smith [1839-1873] from Warley, in Halifax.

Children:

  1. George [b 1856] who was a carpet stitcher [1871]
  2. Hannah [b 1859] who was a worsted spinner [1871]
  3. Joseph [b 1861] who was a worsted spinner [1871]
  4. Emmalina [b 1863] who was a worsted spinner [1871]
  5. John [b 1866] who was a worsted spinner [1871]
  6. Dyson [b 1868]
  7. Eliza [b 1871]

In 1874, he married (2) Mary, widow of Robert Hirst at Halifax Parish Church.

His stepson, John Andrew Taylor, was living with the family at the tavern [1891]

The family lived at

  • 32 Back Side, Northowram [1861]
  • 14 Old Lane, Northowram [1871]
  • 2 Derby Street, Northowram [1881]
  • New Road Hotel, 15 St Mark Street, Northowram [1891]
  • 100 St Peter Street, Halifax [1901]

In 1881, the people in the household were William and Mary and their children and stepchildren:

  • Hannah Mann [b 1859] who was a cotton reeler
  • Barker Hirst [b 1861] who was a monkey presser (dyers) 
  • Joseph Mann [b 1861] who was an iron plainer
  • Arthur Taylor [b 1862] who was a dyer's black roller
  • Emmalina Mann [b 1863] who was a cotton reeler
  • John H Hirst [b 1865] who was a dyehouse tenter (engine) 
  • John Mann [b 1866] who was a monkey presser (dyers) 
  • John A Taylor [b 1866] who was an iron moulder's apprentice
  • Dyson Mann [b 1868] who was a cotton reeler
  • Eliza Mann [b 1871]
  • Clara Hirst Mann [b 12/1879] granddaughter who was Emmalina's illegitimate daughter (possibly) by one of her Hirst stepbrothers

Living with them [in 1891] were widowed stepson John Andrew Taylor, grandchildren Emily Taylor and Walter Taylor, and a boarder James Henry Wilson [aged 23] (paper hanger) 

Mann, William HenryRef 321-1426
[18??-1917] Son of C. W. Mann of Dodge Hill, Lightcliffe, Halifax.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 1st Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own).

He died 24th May 1917.

He was buried at Philosophe British Cemetery, Mazingarbe, France [Grave Ref I P 55.]

He is remembered on Brighouse War Memorial

Mann, William HenryRef 321-3840
[1841-1???] Son of John B. H. Mann, a gardener.

On 29th April 1860, he married Sarah, daughter of William Saltonstall

 

Mann surnameRef 321-1
The surname is derived from the word man, meaning a servant.

The man element is also used in extended forms, to mean someone who lives in a certain place, or someone who carried out a specific job, for example

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mann, as discussed in this SideTrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Mann:


Marriage 1864
 



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