NameMargaret NUNNS , GGG Aunt
Birth1829, Horsforth, Guisely, Yorkshire, England
Baptism7 Jun 1829
Death15 Jun 1888, Leeds, Yorkshire, England
FatherJohn NUNNS (1803-1876)
MotherMary Ann FIELD (~1798-1870)
Birthabt 1828, Barwick In Elmet, Yorkshire
Death30 Aug 1875
Marriage3 Feb 1850, St. Peter, Leeds, Yorkshire
Notes for Margaret NUNNS
Parish records St. Margarets, Horsforth, Yorkshire Baptisms
June 7, 1829 Margaret Nunns daughter of John and Mary Nunns of Horsforth, father is a joiner.

In the January to March 1850, Marriage index, Margaret Nunns and George Maskill, Leeds Yorkshire, volume 23, page 427

The only close match in the 1841 census I can find is in the District General Penitentiary, St John the Evangelist parish, Westminster, Middlesex. Margt. Nunn, age 15 [rounded ages] Prisoner Servant, not born in the county. While this is a possibility, it may not be her..

Parish Records St. Peter, parish Church, Leeds
February 3, 1850 George Maskill, age 23, Bachelor, labourer, residence Meanwood Road, father John Maskill, labourer and Margaret Nunns, age 20, spinster, residence, St. Lukes Street, father John Nunns, joiner.
In the presence of William Wright and Edwin Moore.

In the 1851 census Scarcroft, Yorkshire. Margaret Maskel [as spelled] wife, married, age 22, A. Lab. Wife, born Horsforth. [She is listed a few pages from her husband in the census]

In the 1861 census Lime Kiln House, East Keswick. Head George Maskill, age 33, Rabbit Dealer, born Barwick.
Wife Margaret Maskill, age 32, Laundress, born Horsforth.
Wife’s sister, Elizabeth Dent, widow, age 39?, Laundress, born Horsforth.
Gregory Dent, son, age 11, scholar, born East Keswick.
John Nunn, visitor, age 16, cabinet maker, born Brondon, Yorkshire.

In the 1871 census Lime Kiln House, East Keswick, Yorkshire.
Head George Maskill, age 44, General Dealer, born Barwick in Elmet, Yorkshire. Wife Margaret Maskill, age 41, born Horsforth
Elizabeth Dent, Relation, age 48, housemaid, born Horsforth.
Niece, Emily M. Lowe, age 4, scholar, born in East Keswick. [Margaret must be Emily’s aunt?]

In the 1881 census 49 Victoria St., Chapel Allerton, Yorkshire.
Head Margaret Maskill, widow, age 52, Laundress, born Horsforth.
Sister, Elizabeth Dent, age 59, widow, Laundress, born Horsforth.

In the April to June 1888 death index, Margaret Maskill, age 58, Leeds, Yorkshire, volume 9b, page 353.
Notes for George (Spouse 1)
In the 1851 census Scarcroft Yorkshire.
Head Art Walker, widower, age 63 Retired Wine and Spirit Merchant, his son Leasowe?, and 7 servants plus a visitor.
One of the Servants is George Maskill, married, age 26, Ag. Lab. born Barwick in Elmet, 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)
In memory George Mask[ill] of East Keswick who died Aug. 30th 1875 aged 48yrs also of Margaret wife of the above who died June 15th 1888. Age 59 yrs
Nunns of East Keswick
Margaret b. 1829 d 1888 m George Maskill
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