NameMatthew NUNNS , GGGG Uncle
Birthabt 1815, Middleton, Rothwell, Yorkshire
Death1881, Dewsbury, Yorkshire
FatherMatthew NUNNS (1779-1854)
MotherMargaret COLLEY (1780-<1837)
Spouses
Birthabt 1817, Hunslet, Leeds, Yorkshire
Marriage26 Nov 1837, St Mark’s, Woodhouse, Leeds, Yorkshire
ChildrenMary (~1838-)
 Caroline (~1840-)
 William (~1847-)
 Jane (~1850-)
 Margaret (~1852-)
 Sarah Ann (~1855-)
 Matthew (~1857-)
 John (~1861-)
Notes for Matthew NUNNS
Parish Records St. Mark, Woodhouse(Leeds), Yorkshire
November 26, 1837, Matthew Nunns [as spelled], age about 21, bachelor, engineman, residence Woodhouse Carr, father Matthew Nuns, engineman and Sarah Briggs, about 21, spinster, residence Woodhouse Carr, father Joseph Briggs, glassmaker. Both husband and wife signed with their mark. In the presence of Benjamin Briggs and William Harper.

In the 1841 census Jack Lane, Hunslet, Yorkshire. Matthew Nunns, age 25, engineman, born Yorkshire. Sarah Nunns, age 25, born Yorkshire. Mary Nunns, age 3, born Yorkshire. Caroline Nunns, age 1, born Yorkshire.

In the 1851 census 5 Wellington Bridge Street, Leeds, Yorkshire. Head Matthew Nunns, age 36, steam engine worker, born Middleton, Yorkshire. Wife Sarah Nunns, age 34, born Yorkshire. Daughter Mary Nunns, age 13, mule? piecer, born Hunslet, Yorkshire. Daughter Caroline Nunns, age 11, born Hunslet. Son William Nunns, age 4, born Yorkshire. Daughter Jane Nunns, age 2, born Leeds, Yorkshire. 2 Lodgers Mary Bridges a widow, age 65, and Janes Bridges, age 23. [the birth place locations are uncertain as the recorder used braces ie (}) to show the same town, but did so in a manner which left more than one choice]

In the 1861 census Wellington Bridge Street, Leeds, Yorkshire. Head Matthew Nunns, age 47, engine feeder at mill, born Middleston, Yorkshire. Wife Sarah Nunns, age 44, born Hunslet, Yorkshire. Son William Nunns, age 14, mechanic - scraper, born Leeds, Yorkshire. Daughter Jane Nunns, age 11, housemaid, born Leeds. Daughter Margaret Nunns, age 9, scholar, born Leeds. Daughter Sarah Ann Nunns, age 6, scholar, born Leeds. Son Matthew Nunns, age 4, scholar, born Leeds. Son John Nunns, age 4 months, born Leeds.

In the 1871 census Ellis’s yard, Dewsbury, Yorkshire. Head Matthew Nunns, age 55, mill engineer, born Leeds, Yorkshire. Wife Sarah Nunns, age 53, born Leeds. Son William Nunns, unmarried, age 24, mill mechanic, born Leeds. Daughter Jane Nunns, age 21, unmarried, woolen cloth weaver, born Leeds. Daughter Margaret Nunns, age 19, unmarried, woolen cloth weaver, born Leeds. Daughter Sarah A Nunns, age 17, unmarried, woolen cloth weaver, born Leeds. Son Matthew Nunns, age 14, mill stoker, born Leeds. Son John Nunns, age 10, scholar, born Leeds.

In the 1881 census David Lane (Elises Yard), Dewsbury, Yorkshire. Head Matthew Nunns, age 65, stationary engineman, born Middleton, Yorkshire. Wife Sarah Nunns, age 63, born Hunslet, Yorkshire. Daughter Sarah Ann Nunns, age 25, unmarried, woolen cloth weaver, born Leeds. Son John Nunns, age 21, unmarried, cloth finisher, born Leeds.

In the April to June 1881 death index Matthew Nunns, age 66, Dewsbury, Yorkshire West Riding, volume 9b, page 407.
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