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Family of Joseph BOOTH and Elizabeth BOOTH

Husband: Joseph BOOTH (1796-1874)
Wife: Elizabeth BOOTH (1800-1874)
Children: Alfred BOOTH (1822-1900)
Walter BOOTH (1824-1894)
Edmund BOOTH (1827-1900)
Franklin BOOTH (1829-1909)
Lewis James BOOTH (1834-1906)

Husband: Joseph BOOTH

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Joseph BOOTH

Name: Joseph BOOTH
Sex: Male
Father: James BOOTH (1759-1827)
Mother: Elizabeth BIRDSALL ( - )
Birth 21 Jan 1796
Residence Gildersome
Death 10 Jan 1874 (age 77) Gildersome1
Gildersome Baptist Chapel grave stone inscribed "In loving memory of Joseph Booth, Cloth Manufacturer, Gildersome, who died Jan. 10th 1874 in his 78th year, also of Elizabeth his wife who died Nov. 12th 1874 in her 75th year".

Wife: Elizabeth BOOTH

Name: Elizabeth BOOTH
Sex: Female
Father: George BOOTH (1763-1844)
Mother: Mary MORTIMER ( - )
Birth 1800
Death 12 Nov 1874 (age 73-74) Gildersome

Child 1: Alfred BOOTH

Name: Alfred BOOTH
Sex: Male
Birth 14 May 1822 Gildersome
Census 1881 (age 58-59) Gildersome
This is surely him:
Dwelling: Greenfield House
Census Place: Gildersome, York, England
Source: FHL Film 1342079 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 4502 Folio 48 Page 22
Alfred BOOTH M 58 M Gildersome, York, England
Rel: Head
Occ: Woollen Cloth Manufacturer
Eliza BOOTH M 54 F Drohterth, York, England
Rel: Wife
Occ: Manufacturers Wife
Edith POULTER 12 F Whitby, York, England
Rel: Niece
Occ: Scholar
Death 29 Dec 1900 (age 78)

Child 2: Walter BOOTH

Name: Walter BOOTH
Sex: Male
Spouse: Elizabeth (c. 1835- )
Birth 10 Feb 1824 Gildersome
Census 1881 (age 56-57) Gildersome
This is the only one to fit:
Dwelling: Booth Sq
Census Place: Gildersome, York, England
Source: FHL Film 1342079 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 4502 Folio 49 Page 23
Walter BOOTH M 58 M Gildersome, York, England
Rel: Head
Occ: Carrier
Elizabeth BOOTH M 56 F Gildersome, York, England
Rel: Wife
Death 19 Dec 1894 (age 70)

Child 3: Edmund BOOTH

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Edmund BOOTH

Name: Edmund BOOTH
Sex: Male
Spouse: Sarah NEWTON (1829- )
Birth 20 Nov 1827
Census 1881 (age 53-54) Drighlington
Dwelling: New Lane Top
Census Place: Drighlington, York, England
Source: FHL Film 1342059 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 4430 Folio 109 Page 34
Edmund BOOTH M 53 M Gildersome, York, England
Rel: Head
Occ: Woolen Manuftr
Sarah BOOTH M 51 F Farnley, York, England
Rel: Wife
Selemma BOOTH U 24 F Gildersome, York, England
Rel: Daur
Ann E. BOOTH U 22 F Gildersome, York, England
Rel: Daur
Death 29 Nov 1900 (age 73)

Child 4: Franklin BOOTH

Name: Franklin BOOTH
Sex: Male
Spouse: JUDD ( - )
Birth 28 Feb 1829 Batley
Census 1881 (age 51-52) Drighlington
Dwelling: New Lane Top
Census Place: Drighlington, York, England
Source: FHL Film 1342059 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 4430 Folio 110 Page 35
Franklin BOOTH W 51 M Batley, York, England
Rel: Head
Occ: Cloth Manufr
Sarah E. BOOTH 8 F Leeds, York, England
Rel: Daur
Margaret JUDD W 60 F Middleton, York, England
Rel: Mother In Law
Death 18 Dec 1909 (age 80)

Child 5: Lewis James BOOTH

Name: Lewis James BOOTH
Sex: Male
Spouse: Lucy E (c. 1843- )
Birth 14 Nov 1834 Gildersome
Census 1881 (age 46-47) Drighlington
Dwelling: New Lane Top
Census Place: Drighlington, York, England
Source: FHL Film 1342059 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 4430 Folio 110 Page 35
Lewis J. BOOTH M 46 M Gildersome, York, England
Rel: Head
Occ: Cloth Manufr Employing 8 Men & 30 Women
Lucy E. BOOTH M 38 F Gildersome, York, England
Rel: Wife
Emily BOOTH U 18 F Gildersome, York, England
Rel: Daur
Joseph H. BOOTH 17 M Gildersome, York, England
Rel: Son
Occ: Book Keeper
Stead BOOTH 15 M Gildersome, York, England
Rel: Son
Occ: Scholar
Alfred BOOTH 13 M Leeds, York, England
Rel: Son
Occ: Scholar
Esther H.E. BOOTH 10 F Leeds, York, England
Rel: Daur
Occ: Scholar
Walter B. BOOTH 8 M Wortley, York, England
Rel: Son
Occ: Scholar
Arabella E. BOOTH 5 F Gildersome, York, England
Rel: Daur
Occ: Scholar
Death 7 Nov 1906 (age 71)

Note on Marriage

Cousins married.

The sons Alfred, Franklin, Edmund and Lewis joined together in business as Booth Brothers at Valley Mill, Drighlington, which they built.

Sources

1Philip Henry Booth, History of Gildersome and the BOOTH Family (Privately published. Commenced 1914. Completed 1920.). Page 88.