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Nutton, AlbertRef 414-279
[1866-1934] Son of Wright Nutton.

Born in Stainland.

He was a woollen crabber [1901] / beerhouse keeper at the Rose & Crown, Stainland (having taken over from his father) [1910-1924].

On 28th February 1910, he married (1) Ann Sykes [1868-1915] at St Bartholomew's Church, Dean Head.


Ann was born in Scammonden
 

They had no children.

Ann died 24th November 1915 (aged 47).

On 17th November 1917, he married (2) Clara Berry [1872-1944] at St Bartholomew's Church, Marsden.

They had no children.

They lived at

  • The Rose & Crown [1910-1924]
  • 24 Cressfield Road, Lindley [1934]

Living with them at the Rose & Crown [in 1911] was niece Ellen Nutton [b 1887]

Albert died 7th August 1934 (aged 69).

Probate records show that he left an estate valued at £3,657 10/5d.

Probate was granted to his widow Clara.

Ann & Albert were buried at Providence Congregational Church, Stainland with Albert's brother James.


Details of Clara's death & burial place are not yet known
 

Nutton, ArnoldRef 414-569
[1887-1917] Son of James Henry Nutton.

Born in Stainland.

He was a cotton piecer [1901] / a cotton yarn piecer [1911] / employed by John Shaw & Sons at Brookroyd Mills, Holywell Green / employed by R. & J. Holroyd Limited at Holywell Green.

During World War I, he enlisted [29th February 1916], and served as a Private with the 10th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers.

He went to France [July 1916]. He was invalid home [December 1916] and returned to the Front [April 1917].

He was injured and died instantly when a shell burst near the trenches at the 3rd Battle of Ypres [10th October 1917] (aged 30).

His photograph appears with a report of his death in the Halifax Courier [17th November 1917].

He is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium [Grave Ref 19-23 & 162], on the Memorial at Saint Andrew's Church, Stainland, on the Memorial at Providence Congregational Church, Stainland, and on the family grave at Providence Congregational Church, Stainland.

His brother-in-law Herbert Helliwell also died in the War

Nutton, ErnestRef 414-337
[1898-1975] MM.

Son of Lawton Nutton.

Born in Elland.

He was a taker-off in worsted mill [1911] / an apprentice overlooker [1914] / a worsted spinner [1914] / employed by Farrar's, Well Lane / a bus driver [1939].

He married [Q3] 1919 Hilda Harrington [1898-19??] in Halifax.


Hilda was born in Halifax
 

Children:

  1. Marjorie [31st January 1920-2004] who was a shorthand typist [1939], & married [1941] Gilbert Ingham

During World War I, he enlisted in the 4th (Reserve) Battalion West Riding Regiment [23rd November 1914], and went on to serve as a Corporal / Drummer with the 1st/4th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He went to France [January 1917].

He was awarded the Military Medal [29th November 1917] for


distinction on the field
 

He is remembered on the Roll of Honour at Boothtown United Methodist Chapel.

He survived the War and was demobbed in February 1919.

The family lived at

  • 1 Robert Street North, Boothtown [1919]
  • 10 Claremount Terrace [1939]

Nutton, George CyrilRef 414-28
[1898-1917] Son of John Austin Nutton.

He was educated at Halifax Secondary School [until 1913] / employed by F. King & Sons Limited.

During World War I, he enlisted in with the Hampshire Regiment [16th January 1917], and transferred [16th July 1917], and served as a Private with the 1st Bucks. Battalion (Light Infantry)  Oxford & Bucks Light Infantry.

He was reported missing and assumed to have died 16th August 1917 (aged 19).

He is remembered at Elland Cemetery

His photograph appears with a report of his death in the Halifax Courier [20th July 1918]. on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium [Grave Ref 96-98], in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, on the Memorial at Halifax Secondary School, on the Memorial at Saint Paul's Church, King Cross, on the Memorial at Saint Mary the Virgin, Elland, on the Memorial at All Saints' Church, Elland, and on the Roll of Honour at Grace Ramsden's School

Nutton, HarryRef 414-558
[1900-1918] Son of Whiteley Nutton.

Born in Greetland.

He was a member of Wall Nook School, Greetland / employed at Greetland Dye Works.

During World War I, he enlisted [October 1918] – one of the youths of 18 – and served as a Private with the 2nd/4th Battalion King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry.

He was killed [22nd July 1918] (aged 18).

His photograph appears with a report of his death in the Halifax Courier [24th August 1918].

He is remembered on the Soissons Memorial, France, and on the Memorial at Krumlin Wesleyan Sunday School, Barkisland

Nutton, IshmaelRef 414-251
[1837-1876] Son of James Nutton.

He was a wool sorter [1851, 1861].

On 27th April 1861, he married Elizabeth Ann Whitham at Halifax Parish Church.

Children:

  1. Charles [b 1858]
  2. John [b 1859]
  3. William [b 1862]

The family lived at Haigh Street, Halifax [1871].

Ishmael died 17th March 1876.

In [Q3] 1888, Elizabeth married James Hainsworth Leeming in Halifax.

Members of the family were buried at Christ Church, Pellon

Nutton, JamesRef 414-250
[1810-1881] Born in Warley.

He was a wool sorter [1851, 1861, 1881]

On 22nd March 1835, he married Ann Barraclough in Sowerby.


Ann was born in Warley, the daughter of
Isaac Barraclough
 

Children:

  1. Ishmael
  2. Sarah [b 1841] who married Thomas Best
  3. John [b 1843]
  4. Harriett [b 1849]
  5. Jane [b 1851]

The family lived at

  • Lower Shaw Hill, Halifax [1841]
  • 60 Lower Shaw Hill, Halifax [1851]
  • 3 Upper Shaw Hill, Skircoat, Halifax [1881]

Living with them [in 1881] were daughter Sarah and her husband Thomas Best.

Members of the family were buried at Christ Church, Pellon

Nutton, JamesRef 414-313
[1823-1909] Born in Halifax.

He was a master cotton spinner employing 129 men, 7 boys, 8 girls & 20 women [1861], partner in James Nutton & Company [1869], a rep? & damask manufacturer [1871], and a shoddy manufacturer (employer) [1901]

On 28th October 1849, he married Martha Clegg [1824-1904] at Halifax Parish Church.


Martha was the daughter of Thomas Clegg
 

Children:

  1. Sarah Elizabeth [b 1851]
  2. James Thomas [1853-1897]
  3. Martha Jane [b 1863]

The family lived at Green Lane, Greetland [1901]

Martha died 10th October 1904.

James died 24th July 1909.

Members of the family were buried at Greetland Methodist Church [Grave Ref: G17] with Martha's parents

Nutton, JamesRef 414-307
[1867-1939] Son of Wright Nutton.

Born in Stainland.

He was a woollen crabber [1901].

In [Q2] 1902, he married Elizabeth Ellen Berry [1870-1951] in Halifax.

James died 5th February 1939 (aged 71).

Elizabeth Ellen died 7th March 1951 (aged 81).

The couple were buried at Providence Congregational Church, Stainland with James's brother Albert

Nutton, James HenryRef 414-305
[1862-1937] Son of Mary & Elijah Nutton of Holywell Brook.

Born in Stainland.

He was a woollen spinner [1891, 1901, 1911].

In [Q3] 1885, he married Alice Ann Nutton [1864-1945] in Halifax.


Alice Ann was born in Stainland
 

Children:

  1. Hiram [b 1884]
  2. Arnold
  3. Edith Mary [b 1890] who was a worsted spinner [1911], & married Herbert Helliwell
  4. Alfred [b 1894] who was a woollen mule piecer [1911]
  5. Norman
  6. Richard Henry [b 1898] who was a woollen mule piecer [1911]
  7. Doris Venora I [b 1899] who was a part-time bobbin tenter [1911]
  8. Elsie [b 1901]
  9. Walter [1902-15th July 1928] who was buried with his parents

The family lived at

  • Holywell Brook, Stainland with Old Lindley [1891, 1901]
  • New Street, Stainland [1911, 1917]

James Henry died 29th January 1937 (aged 75).

Alice Ann died 25th February 1945 (aged 81).

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

Nutton, JohnRef 414-306
[1838-1???] Born in Greetland.

He was a labourer [1891].

Around 1872, he married Mary [1841-1???].


Mary was born in Stainland
 

Children:

  1. Joseph Eli [b 1874] who was a mill hand [1891], a stoker stationary engine [1901], a stationary engine man (paper making) [1911]
  2. Sarah H. [b 1876] who was a worsted twister [1891]
  3. Mary E. [b 1878] who was a dress maker [1891]
  4. Robert Jagger

The family lived at

  • New Street, Stainland-with Old Lindley [1891, 1901]
  • Bowling Green, Stainland [1911]

Mary was a widow by 1901

Nutton, John AustinRef 414-439
[1872-1???] Son of George Nutton, grocer.

Born in Stainland.

He was a grocer of King Cross, Halifax [1895] / a grocer [1901] / a traveller for brewery [1911].

In 1895, he married Emily Whiteley [1867-1???] at Elland Parish Church.


Emily, of Elland, was born in Elland, the daughter of James Whiteley, builder
 

Children:

  1. George Cyril

The family lived at

  • 15 Commercial Road, Halifax [1901]
  • 8 Clapton Avenue, Halifax [1911]
  • 40 Mayfield Avenue, Elland [1917]

Nutton, Joseph EliRef 414-454
[1874-1943] Landlord of the Bull & Dog, Stainland [1931-1943].

He married Lily [1877-1957].

Joseph Eli died in 1943.

Lily took over at the Bull & Dog [1943-1944]

Nutton, LawtonRef 414-189
[1871-1921] Born in Greetland / West Vale.

He was a worsted overlooker [1901, 1911].

In 1893, he married Mary Elizabeth Nutton [1872-1956] in Halifax.


Mary Elizabeth was born in Sharlestone, Yorkshire
 

Children:

  1. Ernest
  2. Phyliss [17th December 1902-30th April 1904] who was buried with her parents

The family lived at

  • 52 Westgate, Elland [1901]
  • 5 Huddersfield Road, Elland [1911]
  • 22 Woodside Road, Halifax [1917]

Living with them [in 1911] was Mary Elizabeth's widowed mother Emma Nutton [b Leeds 1848]

Lawton died at 1 Robert Street North, Boothtown [3rd December 1921].

Mary died in St John's hospital [12th September 1956].

The couple were buried at St Thomas's Church, Greetland

Nutton, NormanRef 414-2
[1896-1958] Son of James Henry Nutton.

He was a cotton yarn piecer [1911]

He married Nina [1897-1932].

Nina died in Halifax [16th April 1932] (aged 35).

Norman died in Halifax [Q3 1958] (aged 62).

She was buried at Providence Congregational Church, Stainland

Nutton, Robert JaggerRef 414-270
[1884-1939] Son of John Nutton.

He was a back tenter (paper mill) [1901] / a paper making machine man [1911].

He married Sarah Ellen [1883-1948].

Robert Jagger died 14th February 1939 (aged 55).

Sarah Ellen died 5th March 1948 (aged 65).

The couple were buried at Providence Congregational Church, Stainland

Nutton, RonaldRef 414-444
[1921-1943] Son of Lily & Joseph Eli Nutton of West Vale.

During World War II, he served as a Private with the 7th Battalion Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders.

He died 21st July 1943 (aged 22).

He is remembered on the Cassino Memorial, Italy [Grave Ref 11], and on the Memorial at Providence Congregational Church, Stainland

Nutton, ThorntonRef 414-273
[1861-19??] Son of Sydney Nutton, labourer.

Born in Longwood.

He was a brick maker of Kew Hill, Longwood [1891] / a brick maker [1901] / a brickmaker at fire clay works [1911].

In 1891, he married Harriet Gibson [1866-19??] at St Mark's Church, Longwood.


Harriet, a weaver of Kew Hill, Longwood, was born in Aspley, Huddersfield, the daughter of Thomas Gibson, engine tenter
 

Children:

  1. Willie
  2. Gibson [b 1898] who was a worsted oiler [1911]
  3. Victor [b 1901]
  4. Nellie [b 1904]

The family lived at

  • 3 Albion Terrace, Blackley, Elland [1901, 1911]
  • 40 South Lane, Blackley

Nutton, WhiteleyRef 414-443
[1874-19??] Son of Eli Nutton, mechanic.

Born in Greetland.

He was a farmer of Greetland [1899] / a cattle man on farm [1901] / a dairy farm labourer [1911].

In 1899, he married Ada Balmforth [1878-19??] at St Thomas's Church, Greetland.


Ada, of Siddal, was born in Salterhebble, the daughter of Henry Balmforth, labourer
 

Children:

  1. Harry
  2. Eli [b 1905]
  3. Frank [b 1907]
  4. Evelyn [b 1909]

The family lived at

  • Scar Top, Upper Greetland [1901]
  • New House, Scar Top, Upper Greetland [1911]

Living with them [in 1911] were cousins Joe Wild [b 1893] (woollen piecer) & George Wild [b 1898]

Nutton, WilfredRef 414-834
[1???-1918] Of Lindley.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 8th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He died in the UK [29th November 1918].

He is (possibly) remembered on Elland War Memorial, and on the Memorial at Blackley Particular Baptist Church

Nutton, WillieRef 414-783
[1892-1917] Son of Thornton Nutton.

He was a member of Blackley Particular Baptist Church / a member of Blackley Cricket Club / a woollen weaver [1911] / a weaver with Smith's of Lindley.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 2nd/4th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He was wounded in the abdomen [1st August 1917].

He died of his wounds in No.3 Clearing Station one month later [2nd September 1917] (aged 25).

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

He was buried at Grevillers British Cemetery, France [Grave Ref VII B 13].

He is (possibly) remembered on Elland War Memorial, on the Memorial at Blackley Particular Baptist Church, and in the Churchyard at Blackley Particular Baptist Church

Nutton, WrightRef 414-284
[1841-1910] Born in Stainland.

He was beerhouse keeper at the Rose & Crown, Stainland [1885-1910].

On 6th April 1863, he married Emma Thornton [1843-1905] at Halifax Parish Church.


Emma was born in Stainland [14th August 1843]
 

Children:

  1. Uriah [1863-1927]
  2. Albert
  3. James
  4. Martha Ellen [1870-1944]
  5. Hannah Maria [1875-1945]

The family lived at

  • Dob Royd / the Rose & Crown [1901]

Emma died 10th July 1905.

Wright died at the Rose & Crown [21st February 1910] (aged 68).

Probate records show that he left an estate valued at £472 12/8d.

Probate was granted to a his son Uriah.

After his death, son Albert took over at the Rose & Crown

Members of the family were buried at Providence Congregational Church, Stainland with Barbara Ellen wife of John Clegg

Nutton, ZenoRef 414-446
[1803-1877] Born in Stainland.

He was a plasterer [1841] / a master plasterer [1851] / a plasterer [1871].

He married (1) Sarah Collings.


Sarah was the daughter of
John Collings
 

Children:

  1. John [b 1833] who was a woollen spinner [1851]
  2. Eli [b 1839] who was a plasterer [1851]
  3. Joe [b 1842] who was an errand boy [1851]

Sarah died 30th November 1845.

She was buried at Providence Congregational Church, Stainland with her parents.

In [Q4] 1848, he married (2) Lydia Lees in Huddersfield.


Lydia was born in Lindley
 

Lydia died in Halifax [Q3 1859].

He married (3) Martha [1804-1???]


Martha was born in Walsden
 

The family lived at

  • Jagger Green [1841, 1845]
  • 50 Jagger Green [1851]
  • Jagger Green [1871]

Zeno died Q4 1877 (aged 74) 

 

The Nutton family of Elland-cum-GreetlandRef 414-441

Nutton surnameRef 414-1
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nutton, as discussed in this SideTrack.



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