NameWilliam NUNNS , 2C5R
Birth23 Aug 1815, Horsforth, Guisely, Yorkshire, England
Death4 Sep 1893
FatherJoseph NUNNS (1779-)
MotherHenrietta Flesher THOMPSON (1778-1822)
Birthabt 1821, Horsforth, Guisely, Yorkshire, England
Death10 Sep 1897
Notes for William NUNNS
Name, birth date and location provided by Jen Wilson.

In the 1841 census Lane Head, Guisely. Yorkshire. Thomas Nunns, age 30, Clothier. Mary Nunns, age 25. James Nunns, age 7. Joseph Nunns, age 3. William Nunns, age 9 months. New Family William Nunns, age 25, clothier. James Nunns, age 20, clogger?, Hannah Moody age 10 female servant. All born in Yorkshire.

In the 1851 census Town Street, Horsforth, Yorkshire. Thomas Nunns, head, age 40, Cloth Manufacturer Employing 21? men, born Horsforth. Wife Mary Nunns, age 35, born Horsforth. Son James Nunns, age 16?, scholar, born Horsforth. Son Joseph Nunns, age 13, born Horsforth. Son William Nunns, age 10, born Horsforth. Son John Nunns, age 8, born Horsforth. Daughter Elizabeth Nunns, age 6, born Horsforth. Son Thomas Nunns, age 2, born, Horsforth. Daughter Emma Nunns, age 1 [or 11] month, born Horsforth. Brother William Nunns age 38, cattle dealer, born Otley. [The next household is Daniel Barritt, age 43, born Otley, who must Daniel Nunns Barret, first cousin]

In the 1861 census Broadgate, Horsforth, Guisely, Yorkshire. Head William Nunns, age 45, horse dealer, born Horsforth. Wife Martha Nunns, age 40, born Horsforth. Son-in-law Steven Sutcliff, unmarried?, age 19, cloth weaver, born Horsforth. Niece Henrietta Nunns, age 3, born Horsforth. Visitor James Illingworth, married, age 25, blacksmith, born Horsforth. Visitro Sally Illingworth, married, age 23, born Marsden Yorkshire. Visitor Jpseph J. Greaves, age 4, born Farsley, Yorkshire.

In the 1871 census Nunns Buildings, Horsforth, Yorkshire. Head William Nunns, married, age 56, farmer of 8 acres, born Horsforth. Wife Martha Nunns, age 50, born Horsforth. Niece Henrietta E. Nunns, age 13, scholar, born Horsforth. [I wonder who Henrietta’s parents were? Joseph Nunns and his wife Sarah live nearby and had children to about the same age.]

In the 1881 census Golden Bank, Horsforth, Yorkshire. Head William Nunns, age 65, farmer of 53 (or 5 1/2?) acres, born Horsforth. Wife Martha Nunns, age 60, born Horsforth. Grandson John Wm. Sutcliffe, age 15, farm boy, born Horsforth.

In the 1891 census Lane Head, Broadgate Lane, Horsforth, Yorkshire. Head William Nunns, age 75, farmer, born Horsforth. Wife Martha Nunns, age 70, born Horsforth. Grandson John Wm. Sutcliffe, age 25, tin plate maker, born Horsforth.

A possible match in the National Probate Calendar
William Nunns of Horsforth Yorkshire Yeoman died 4 September 1893 Administration Wakefield 15 January 1894 to John Nunns currier Effects 176 pounds 1 shilling.
Notes for Martha (Spouse 1)
National Probate Calendar
Martha Nunns of Broadgate-lane Horsforth Leeds widow died 10 September 1897 Probate Wakefield 22 November 1897 to John William Sutcliffe tin-plate-worker and Tom Baldwin joiner. Effects 383 pounds 10 shillings 6 pence.
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