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Martha most probably born between April and September 1780.
her Death cert gives an age of 82 and the parish record 83
both of which are consistant with her age in the following census.
Her Baptisms has not been found in St Marys, Disley, circa 1780, best fit is :
30 nov 1780 at Mottram ( some 5 miles away).
1841 UK Census Sun/Mon 6/7 June , note ages over 20 rounded down nearest 5 Source HO107; Piece 581; Book: 13; Folio: 31; Page: 29; Place Ardwick, District: 23; Manchester , Lancashire Dwelling John Street (now known as Jessop St.) Age Occ Born this county Martha Chatterton 60 House Keeper N Joseph Waterhouse 25 Overlooker N Mary Waterhouse 25 Weaver N Martha Waterhouse 3 Y Edward Waterhouse 7mn Y Note: the house next door has Mary Waterhouse 45 James 20 David 15Ardwick is some 2 miles from Gorton where Edward died so it would seeem she has moved in with her recently married daughter Although Edward owned 12 houses in Dunkinfield, there is no mention of property in Gorton which leads me to think it was rented/leased.
1851 census Source HO107; Piece: 2237 folio 188 page 28 Place Dunkinfield Dwelling 43 Canal Street, shed 99 Rel Mar Age Occ Born Martha Chatterton, head W 70, Housekeeper Disley, Cheshire Joseph Waterhouse, SIL M 35 Labourer Hayfield, Derbyshire Mary Waterhouse, dau M 35, weaver New York, Derbyshire Martha Waterhouse gdau u 13 Weaver Gorton, Lancs Edward Waterhouse gson u 10 Scholar Gorton, Lancs Sarah Waterhouse gdau u 4 Scholar Stalybridge Cheshire Sarah Hemmingway lodger 32 Servant Easter Oakes lodger 25 Weaver
1861 census Source RG9; Piece: 2997; Folio: 75; Page: 1 Place Dunkinfield, Stalybridge district 25, Ashton under lyne, Lancs Dwelling 35 Canal Street shed 5 Martha Chatterton head W 80
Cotton WeaverDisley Cheshire Sarah Molesdale dau M 51 Cotton Weaver Glossop Derbyshire William Molesdale gson 12 Cotton Weaver Ashton under Lyne
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