NameJane Field NUNNS , GGG Aunt
Birth1831, Horsforth, Guisely, Yorkshire, England
Death23 Feb 1900
FatherJohn NUNNS (1803-1876)
MotherMary Ann FIELD (~1798-1870)
Spouses
Birthabt 1820, Stainland, Yorkshire
Death5 Oct 1893
Burial7 Oct 1893, St. Matthew, Lightcliffe, Yorkshire
Marriage5 Aug 1884, St. John the Baptist, Halifax, York
Notes for Jane Field NUNNS
Parish records, Guiseley and Horsforth
June 3, 1832 baptism Jane Nunns daughter of John And Mary Nunns, of Horsforth, the father is a joiner.

In the 1841 census Tadcaster registration district, Branham sub district, Bardsey civil parish, Skyrack (Lower Division) hundred, Yorkshire.
John Nunns, age 40 [remember rounded ages in the 1841 census], J. Joiner, born in Yorkshire.
Wife Mary Ann Nunns, age 40, not born in Yorkshire.
Daughter Charlotte Louise Nunns age 18, born Yorkshire.
Jane Field Nunns, age 9, born Yorkshire.
Eliza Thorne, age 7, born Yorkshire.
Henry Thorne age 5, born Yorkshire.
Edwin Thorne age 3. born Yorkshire.
Mary Jane Thorne age 1, born Yorkshire. [I wonder what was the relationship, if any to the Thorne children.]

In the 1851 census East Keswick.
John Nunns, head, married, age 53, Journeyman Carpenter, born Horsforth?, Yorkshire.
Wife Mary Nunns, age 56, laundress, born Quebec, Canada.
Daughter Sarah Nunns age 24, born Horsforth Yorkshire.
Daughter Jane Field Nunns, age 19, born Horsforth.
Grandson, John Nunns, age 6, born Harewood.
Granddaughter Ada Nunns, age 3 born Leeds.

In the 1861 census Kildwick Hall, Kildwick, Yorkshire.
Jane Nunns, servant, unmarried, age 29, Laundry Maid, born East Keswick, Cumberland. [I presume Cumberland is incorrect.] There are 5 other servants listed. Kildwick Hall is next to the Vicarage inhabited by the Fawcett family, with no servants listed.

In the 1881 census Lightcliffe, Hipperholme cum Brighouse.
Jane Nunns, Servant, unmarried, Laundress, born Horsforth, Yorkshire.
In the same house 2 other younger laundresses.

In the July to September 1884 marriage index Jane Nunns and WIlliam Hiredale, Halifax, district, West Riding Yorkshire, volume 9a, page 641.

Parish records St. John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire
August 5, 1884 William Hiredale, age 65, widower, contractor, residence Lightcliffe [father not given and Jane Nunns, age 53, spinster, residence Lightcliffe, father John Nunns, joiner and builder.
In the presence of Joseph Salar? and Rebecca Holroyd (her mark)

In the 1891 census Luke Lane, Hipperholme with Brighouse, Lightcliffe ecclesiastical parish, Yorkshire
Head William Iredale, age 71, retired grocer, born Stainland, Yorkshire
Wife Jane Iredale, age 59, born Horsforth, Yorkshire.

Compiled by Joseph Henry Lowe Nov 14 1905 (Sunday)
Copied at East Keswick? At the Church of St.Mary Magdalene by Joseph Henry Lowe Nov. 15th 1905 (Wednesday)

Nunns of East Keswick
Jane --------- born 1831 d.--------- buried at Light-cliffe
m. William ------dale of Light-cliffe

National Probate Calendar
Jane Iredale of 63 Royal-park-avenue Hyde-park Leeds widow died 23 February 1900 Probate Wakefield 21 June to John Wright police-sergeant [nephew, sister Ann Amory’s son] and Charles Edward Lowe [nephew, sister Sarah’s son] joiner Effects 1166 pounds. [Note her sister Sarah Lowe (nee Nunns) was living at 64 Royal Park Grove, the adjacent street, in 1901. Those houses may have backed on to each other or be very close to doing so.]
Notes for William (Spouse 1)


Parish records St. John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire
Marriage May 29, 1842 William Iredale, age 26, bachelor, manufacturer, residence Stainland, father Benjamin Iredale, Weaver and
Sarah Riley, age 25, spinster, weaver, residence Stainland, father John Riley, spinner
after banns by ??? Munnsy?
Signed William Iredale and Sarah Riley her mark
in the presence of James ??? and John Thomas

In the 1851 census Castle Gate, Elland cum Greenland, Yorkshire
Head William Iredale, age 35, swollen manufacturer firm of 2 (employing 93 men, 24 women, 25 boys and 8 girls), born Stainland, Yorkshire
Wife Sarah Iredale, age 36, born Elland, Yorkshire.

In the 1861 census 6 Castle Street, Elland with Greetland, Yorkshire
Head William Iredale, age 45, wollen manufacturer employing 19 male adults, 19 female adults, 4 boys and 8 girls, born Stainland, Yorkshire
Wife Sarah Iredale, age 45, born Stainland.
Son John William Iredale, age 3, born Elland, Yorkshire.
[Stainland is just over a mile from Greetland and about 5 miles from Lightcliffe]

In the October to December 1893 death index William Iredale, age 74, Halifax registration district, Yorkshire West Riding, volume 9a, page 285

Burials at Lightcliffe Cemetery, Parish of Halifax
Burial Number 1306 plot J40, died October 5, 1893, buried October 7, 1893 William Iredale (Misspell in certificate Ireldale), age 74 years, owner Jane Iredale

National Probate Calendar
William Iredale of Lightcliffe Halifax formerly contractor and grocer died 5 October 1893 Probate Wakefield 18 January to Joseph Marsden grocer John Gledhill overlooked and Jane Iredale widow Effects 2603 pounds Resworn June 1894 2908 pounds
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