NameJames Bowker CRAVEN
Birthabt 1861
Death12 Jul 1942
Spouses
Birthabt 1859
Death1905
Marriage25 Dec 1883
ChildrenBeatrice
 Henry (~1890-)
 James William (1896-1980)
Notes for James Bowker CRAVEN
In the 1871 census 29 Walkers? Buildings, London Road, Manchester.
Head John Craven, age 47, bookkeeper, born Manchester, Lancashire.
Wife Mary Craven, age 39, bookkeeper wife, born Manchester.
Son William Craven, unmarried, age 17, maker up, born Manchester.
Son John Craven Junior, age 15, errand boy, born Manchester.
Son James B. Craven, age 10, scholar, born Manchester.

In the 1881 census 3 George Place Market Street, Manchester.
Head John Craven, age 57, clerk, born Manchester.
Wife Mary Craven, age 49, house wife, born Manchester.
Son John Craven, unmarried, age 25, labourer, born Manchester.
Son James Bowker Craven, age 20, warehouse man, born Manchester.

In the Manchester Marriages and Banns - St. Paul, Brunswick Street, Manchester
Marriage December 25, 1883 James Bowker Craven, age 23, bachelor, warehouseman, father John Craven, maker up and
Ada Annie Crawford, age 24, spinster, father Henry Crawford, [profession undecipherable]
after banns by E. Hewlett M.A. (Rector)
in the presence of John Crawford and Hannah Brierley

In the 1891 census 152 Ancoates Street, central subdistrict, Manchester, Lancashire.
Head James B. Craven, age 30, Grocer, born Manchester.
Wife Ada A. Craven, age 32, born Manchester.
Daughter Beatrice Craven, age 4, born Manchester.
Son Henry Craven, age 1, born Manchester.

In the 1901 census. Registration district Manchester, sub district Central, Ecclesiastical parish, St James the Less.
James B. Craven, head, age 42, married, Grocer Shop Keeper, born Manchester, Lancashire.
Wife, Ada Annie Craven age 40, born Manchester as were all of the children.
Daughter Beatrice Craven age 14.
Son Henry Craven, age 11.
Son James W. Craven, age 4.

In the 1911 census 24 Princess Road, Levenshulme, Ardwick, Manchester, Lancashire.
Head James Bowker Craven, age 50, married under 1 year, carriers clerk, general, worker, born Manchester, Lancashire.
Wife Cecilia Craven, age 52, born Ardwick Green, Lancashire.
Son Henry Craven, age 21, single, manufacturer’s clerk, worker, born Manchester.
Son James William Craven, age 14, shipping clerk, shippers. worker, born Manchester.
Daughter Nancy Ingham, age 18, single, at home, born Levenshulme, Lancashire.

In the July to September 1942 death index James B. Craven, age 81, Southport district, Lancashire, volume 8b, page 630.

National Probate Calendar
James Bowker Craven of 578 Liverpool-road Ainsdale Southport Lancashire died 12 July 1942 Administration Manchester 20 November 1942 to Harry Craven cotton merchant. Effects 132 pounds 17 shillings.
Notes for Ada Annie (Spouse 1)
In the July to September 1905 death index Ada Annie Craven, age 46, Chorlton district, Lancashire, volume 8c, page 525.
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