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Continued

Children of JOHN MUCKLESTON and MARY LEGH are:

137.i.ROBERT17 MUCKLESTON, b. 14 Jun 1836, ShrewsburyShropshire; d. Bef. 1891.

ii.MARGARET MARIA MUCKLESTON, b. 29 Dec 1837, Shrewsbury Shropshire; m. GEORGE LADYMAN, 26 Apr 1873, Manchester Cathedral; b. Abt. 1836, Rochdale Lancs.

Notes for MARGARET MARIA MUCKLESTON:

Twin with Mary Legh Muckleston

1851 Census

HO107/1992/69/11

11 Wyle Cop, Shrewsbury

John MucklestonMarrHead43Tea DealerShrewsbury

Mary MucklestonMarrWife39Shrewsbury

Robert MucklestonSon14Tea Dealers ApprenticeShrewsbury

Margaret MucklestonDau13ScholarShrewsbury

Fanny MucklestonDau12ScholarShrewsbury

Charlotte MucklestonDau7ScholarShrewsbury

Legh MucklestonDau2Shrewsbury

John MucklestonSon10 mthsShrewsbury

Mary BlowerServant26ServantHanworth, Here.

Mary SalterServant14HousemaidCardington

1861 census reads

RG9/44

11 Blurton Street, Mayfair, Middx

Long list of names including assistants and servants includes:

MargaretM MucklestonUnmarriedAssistant23 DressmakerShrewsbury Salop

1881 Census reads: RG11/3952

Address 2 York Street, Broughton in Salford, Lancs.

George Ladyman, Head, 44, Builders Clerk (Comm), b Rochdale Lancs

Margaret M Ladyman, Wife, 43, b Shrewsbury Shropshire

John Muckleston, Father in Law,Widower,76, Retired Grocer, b Shrewsbury Shropshire

Mary A Ladyman, Sister, U, 42, Rochdale Lancs

More About MARGARET MARIA MUCKLESTON:

Baptism: 30 Dec 1837, St Alkmund Shropshire

Occupation: 1861, Dressmaker

Notes for GEORGE LADYMAN:

1881 census

RG11/3952/74

2, York Street, Boughton in Salford, Lancashire

George LadymanMarriedHead44Builders Clerk (Commercial)Rochdale Lancs

Margaret M Ladyman MarriedWife43Shrewsbury Salop

John MucklestonWidowerFath in Law 76Retired GrocerShrewsbury Salop

Mary A LadymanUnmarried Sister42Rochdale Lancs

More About GEORGE LADYMAN:

Occupation: 1881, Builders Clerk

iii.MARY LEGH MUCKLESTON, b. 29 Dec 1837, Shrewsbury; d. May 1844, Shrewsbury Shropshire.

Notes for MARY LEGH MUCKLESTON:

Twin with Margaret Maria

1841 census reads:-

HO 107/925/1

High Street, Shrewsbury

John Muckleston30GrocerYes

Mary Muckleston25Yes

Robert Muckleston5Yes

Mary Muckleston3Yes

Margaret Mucklesto3Yes

Fanny Muckleston2Yes

Jessie Muckleston1Yes

Richard Williamson20Grocers shopYes

Samuel Gittins12Male ServantYes

Harriet Weatherby20Female servantYes

Sarah Letters30Female ServantYes

More About MARY LEGH MUCKLESTON:

Baptism: 30 Dec 1837, Sr Alkmunds Shrewsbury

Burial: 15 May 1844, St Alkmunds, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

iv.FANNY ANNE MUCKLESTON, b. 25 May 1839, St. Alkmund's, Shrewsbury; d. 20 Dec 1917, Wandsworth, London..

Notes for FANNY ANNE MUCKLESTON:

1841 census reads:-

HO 107/925/1

High Street, Shrewsbury

John Muckleston30GrocerYes

Mary Muckleston25Yes

Robert Muckleston5Yes

Mary Muckleston3Yes

Margaret Mucklesto3Yes

Fanny Muckleston2Yes

Jessie Muckleston1Yes

Richard Williamson20Grocers shopYes

Samuel Gittins12Male ServantYes

Harriet Weatherby20Female servantYes

Sarah Letters30Female ServantYes

1851 Census

HO107/1992/69/11

11 Wyle Cop, Shrewsbury

John MucklestonMarrHead43Tea DealerShrewsbury

Mary MucklestonMarrWife39Shrewsbury

Robert MucklestonSon14Tea Dealers ApprenticeShrewsbury

Margaret MucklestonDau13ScholarShrewsbury

Fanny MucklestonDau12ScholarShrewsbury

Charlotte MucklestonDau7ScholarShrewsbury

Legh MucklestonDau2Shrewsbury

John MucklestonSon10 mthsShrewsbury

Mary BlowerServant26ServantHanworth, Here.

Mary SalterServant14HousemaidCardington

1861 census

23 Attwell Road, Camberwell, London

John Mucklestonhead marr 54 proprietor of houses(all born shrewsbury Shropshire)

Mary Muckleston wife marr 50

Robert Muckleston son unm 24 assistant to wholesale draper

Fanny a Muckleston, dau unm 22 governess

Samuel R Muckleston, son 12 scholar

John Muckleston, son 10

Caroline S Muckleston dau 13

1891 census

RG12/2690

St Mary Market, Nottingham.

Eliza WebsterWidowHead47Ladies Outfitter (employer)North Cury Somerset

Fanny Anne MucklestonSingleServant41MillinerShrewsbury Salop

This is a very large household including dressmakers, assistants and allied trades.

is this her? (age would be52)

1911 census

30 Landsdown Gardens, Stockwell, SW London (RG14PN2019)

Muckleston, F AHeadSingleF71Noneb Shropshire

[ 24 ]

FANNY ANNE MUCKLESTON

Will Proved : 16th March 1918

Index entry:-

1918

Muckleston Fanny Anne

Muckleston Fanny Anne of 102 Brudnell Road Upper Tooting Surrey Spinster died 20th September 1917. Administration with will London 16th March to Ellen Jane Muckleston Spinster Effects £123 10s 1d.

Transcript of Admin and Will:-

Admon Will

DEATH ON OR AFTER 1ST JANUARY 1898

BE IT KNOWN that Fanny Anne Mucklestonof 102 Brudnell Road Upper Tooting in the county of Surrey Spinster who died on 20th day of December 1917 at 102 Brudnell Road aforesaid made and duly executed her last Will and Testament and did not therein name any executor.

AND BE IT FURTHER KNOWN that at the date hereunder written Letters of Administration with the Will of all the estate which by law devolves to and vests in the personal representative of the deceased were granted by His Majesty's High Court of Justice at the Principle Probate Registry thereof to Ellen Jane Muckleston of 37 Bartholomew Road Kentish Town in the county of Middlesex Spinster sister of the deceased one of the residuary legatees named in the said Will. Dated the 16th day of March 1918.

Gross Value of the estate £123-10-1.

102 Brudenell Road Tooting Bec Road or Upper Tooting Oct 1914

This is my Will I leave all I possess between my two sisters and niece namely Ellen Jane Muckleston, Charlotte Emma Tizard and her daughter Gertrude Tizard my sister Ellen to carry out my wishes as regards the Catholic Church where I attend -F A MUCKLESTON - Signed by the said testator F A Muckleston in the presence of us present at the same time who at her request in her presence and in the presence of each other have subscribed our names as witnesses Charles Donova Catholic Priest 1 Louisville Road Upper Tooting Kate Ryan Housekeeper 1 Louiseville Road Upper Tooting Oct 2nd 1914

Affidavit of due execution filed

On the 16th day of March 1918 Administration with will was granted to Ellen Jane Muckleston one of the residuary legatees.

*****

Fanny Anne Muckleston

Christened 21st June 1839 (St Alkmunds Shrewsbury)

Died 20th December 1917 (Wandsworth)

Unmarried.

More About FANNY ANNE MUCKLESTON:

Baptism: 21 Jun 1839, St Alkmunds, Shrewsbury

v.JESSIE SARAH MUCKLESTON, b. 01 Nov 1840, St. Alkmunds, Shrewsbury.; d. 1899, Salford, Greater Manchester.[aged 59].

Notes for JESSIE SARAH MUCKLESTON:

1841 census reads:-

HO 107/925/1

High Street, Shrewsbury

John Muckleston30GrocerYes

Mary Muckleston25Yes

Robert Muckleston5Yes

Mary Muckleston3Yes

Margaret Mucklesto3Yes

Fanny Muckleston2Yes

Jessie Muckleston1Yes

Richard Williamson20Grocers shopYes

Samuel Gittins12Male ServantYes

Harriet Weatherby20Female servantYes

Sarah Letters30Female ServantYes

1851 census reads:-

HO107/1989

20 High Street, Broseley

Mary BirchUnmarrHead56Professor of MusicShrewsbury

Ann BirchUnmarrVisitor52Proprietor of HousesShrewsbury

Jesse MucklestonVisitor9ScholarShrewsbury

Sarah GravesUnmarrServant19General ServantShrewsbury

1881 census

RG11/1357/52

The Mount, Harrow, Middx

All the inhabitants of this property are classed as boarders – all are teachers along with a cook and two domestic workers including:

Jessie MucklestonUnmarried Boarder40Domestic WorkShrewsbury Salop

Occupation-Domestic Worker.

At the time of the 1881 Census, she was carrying out domestic work (and boarding) at The Mount, Harrow, Middlesex. At The Mount there were a total of 10 teachers, 12 boarders, 3 domestics and 1unclassified person. (all were single)

She was unmarried.

1891 census entry:-

St Joseph's convent, 39 Byron Street, Manchester

10 single women live here they are all classified as "Boarders"

includes

Jessie Sarah Muckleston, Boarder, Single, 50, Time occupied in teaching the poor and other works of charity, bn Shrewsbury Salop.

More About JESSIE SARAH MUCKLESTON:

Baptism: 30 Nov 1840, St Alkmunds, Shrewsbury

Occupation: 1881, Domestic Worker

vi.ELLEN JANE MUCKLESTON, b. 03 Aug 1842, St. Alkmund's, Shrewsbury; d. 19 May 1922, Wellingford.

Notes for ELLEN JANE MUCKLESTON:

[ 25 ]

ELLEN JANE MUCKLESTON

Will Proved : 19th June 1922

Index entry:-

1922

MUCKLESTON Ellen Jane

Muckleston Ellen Jane of The Hollies Crowmarsh Oxfordshire Spinster died 19th May 1922 Probate London 19th June to Gertrude Caroline Mary Tizard Spinster. Effects £172 17s 6d.

Transcript of the will:-

This is the last will and testament of me Ellen Jane Muckleston of 37 Bartholomew Road Kentish Town in the county of London Spinster and I hereby revoke all former wills codicils and testamentary instruments made by me and declare this to be my last will I give to my niece Gertrude Caroline Mary Tizard of The Hollies Crowmarsh in the county of Oxford Spinster all my property whatsoever and wheresoever both real and personal for her own absolute use and benefit and I appoint the said Gertrude Caroline Mary Tizard to be the sole executrix of this my will in witness whereof I the said Ellen Jane Muckleston have to this my will hereunto set my hand this fourth day of March one thousand nine hundred and sixteen - ELLEN JANE MUCKLESTON - signed by the said Ellen Jane Muckleston as her last will in the presence of us present at the same time who in her presence and in the presence of each other here unto subscribe our names as witnesses Samuel Tizard retired The Hollies Crowmarsh Oxon Cecil Hatt Solicitor Walingford.

On the 19th day of June 1922 Probate of this will was granted to Gertrude Caroline Mary Tizard the sole executrix.

*****

Ellen Jane Muckleston

Born Circa 1842

Baptism 2nd Sept 1842- St Alkmunds Shrewsbury)

Died 19th May 1922 aged 79.

Unmarried.

1851 census

Ho107/1992719 39

39, Meole Village, Meole Brace, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

WilliamMucklestonMarriedHead44DraperShrewsbury, Salop

SarahMucklestonMarriedWife38Chester, Cheshire

SarahVenablesWidowMother in Law80Chester, Cheshire

Ellen JMucklestonNiece9Shrewsbury, Salop

MaryLloydUnmarriedServant35House ServantChester, Cheshire

1861 census

RG9/

Monteston House, St Johns Wood, Marylebone, London

Katherine SmithMarriedHead48Ladies EstablishmentKent

Katherine SmithUnmarried Daughter 24Kent

Amelai KepmanUnmarried24GovernessGermany

Amongst the pupils is...

Ellen J MucklestonUnmarried18PupilShrewsbury

1891 census entry reads:

RG12/85

3 New Burlington Street, Westminster, London

Catherine Ann DyerWidowHead53DressmakerWellingborough, Northants

plus 10 other asst. dressmakers and a cook all at this address

Ellen Jane Muckleston Single Visitor48Living on own means St Alkmund, Shrewsbury

1901 Census entry:

RG13/150 95 pg 37

17 Lawford Road, St Pancras London

Ellen I Muckleston, Unmarried, Head, 58, Living on Own Means, bn Shrewsbury Salop

1911 census

80 Patshull Road, Kentish Town, N W London (RG14PN714)

Muckleston, Ellen Jane Lodger Single F68 Not any occupation b Shrewsbury Salop

More About ELLEN JANE MUCKLESTON:

Baptism: 02 Sep 1842, St Alkmund's Shrewsbury, Shropshire