FAMILY HISTORY: NORRIS

THE FAMILY OF MARY ALMOND

 

Mary Almond was born in or near Ormskirk in about 1878, the daughter of Roger and Susan Almond. She was only a baby when her father died in 1880. At the time of the 1881 Census Mary and her brothers and sisters were living with their widowed mother in Ormskirk:

 

1881 CENSUS OF ORMSKIRK, LANCASHIRE:
NAME: RELATION: CONDITION: SEX: AGE: OCCUPATION: BIRTHPLACE:
Susan Almond Head Widow F 41 Cow Keeper Croston, Lancashire
Anne Almond Dau. Unm. F 15 Daughter Croston, Lancashire
Richard Almond Son Unm. M 15 Apprentice Croston, Lancashire
Timothy Almond Son - M 13 Scholar Ormskirk, Lancashire
Eliz. E. Almond Dau. - F 10 Scholar Ormskirk, Lancashire
Maggie Almond Dau. - F 8 Scholar Ormskirk, Lancashire
Dorothy Almond Dau. - F 4 Scholar Ormskirk, Lancashire
Mary Almond Dau. - F 2 Infant Ormskirk, Lancashire
Henry L.B. Yates Lodger Unm. M 27 Wesleyan Minister Burley in Wharfedale
NOTES:
1: Living at 2 Wigan Road, Ormskirk. (RG11-3755, folio 133, page 4)
2: Richard was an apprentice bricklayer.
3: Burley in Wharfedale is in Yorkshire.
4: The above information is taken from the census returns on microfiche at the Lancashire Record Office.

 

Roger Almond died on 8 August 1880 at Ormskirk and his Will was proved at Liverpool on 24 November 1880.
He left a personal estate worth under 3000

 


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