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Baptism entry

Sarah. daughter of Edwd & Martha Chatterton,
New York, Township of Charleworth and Parish of Glossop.
was born Nov 23 and Baptised Dec 7th 1808
by me Wm Whitrick.

1841 UK Census       Sun/Mon  6/7  
Source               HO107; Piece 532; Book: 8;  Folio: 17; Page: 29;
Place                Ashton Town district 11, Ashton Under Lyne, Lancashire 
Dwelling             Portland Street, sched  

                     Age Occ                        born this county
Josiah Molesdale     20  Cotton Dresser             N
Jane   Molesdale     25                             N
Robert Molesdale      1                             N

Note: Although Sarah's birth place varies from census to census, 
 New York appears twice, which fits the
New Mills Wesleyan Chapel baptism register 
Sarah daughter of Edward and Martha Chatterton of New York, 
township of Charlesworth, parish of Glossop, 
born November 23rd and baptized December 7th 1808.

New York is small terrace of houses on the northern border of  Charlesworth
,listed in old maps as NEWYORK.
which is at the northern end of Long Lane just before the bridge to Broadbottom, Cheshire

1851 census
Source               HO107; Piece: 2233; Folio: 301; Page: 29/30
 Place               Ashton Town,  Ashton under Lyne
Dwelling             Cotton street, sched 110  
                     Rel Mar Age Occ                             Born
Isaiah  Molesdale    head M 33   Cotton yarn dresser             Cadishead Lancs
Sarah   Molesdale    wife M 42                                   New york Derbyshire
Frederick Molesdale   son   8    Scholar                         Ashton under Lyne
Elizabeth Molesdale   dau   6    scholar                         Ashton under lyne 
William edward Molesdale    2    at home                         Ashton under lyne

sheet 2

Isaiah suddenly deserted his wife Sarah and their young son William and boarded the Mary Tyson to sail to the USA, arriving on 15 September 1857, along with the 2 surviving children of his first marriage, Frederick and Elizabeth.
Isaiah in USA

1861 census           
Source               RG9; Piece: 2997; Folio: 75; Page: 1
Place                Stalybridge, Dukinfield District 25, Ashton under Lyne, Lancs  
Dwelling             35 Canal Street schedule 5 

                     Rel Mar Age  Occ                             Born
Martha  Chatterton   head W  80   Cotton Weaver                   Disley Cheshire
Sarah   Molesdale    dau  M  51   Cotton Weaver                   Glossop Derbyshire         
William Molesdale   gson     12   Cotton Weaver                   Ashton under Lyne        

Isaiah not found in 1861 he has left for USA

Cheshire Death indexes 1862 
Age Sub-District Registers At Reference Martha CHATTERTON 82 Dukinfield Tameside DUK/38/9

sheet 3

1871 census
source                RG10; Piece: 3651; Folio: 136; Page: 32; 
Place                 Hyde Cheshire
Dwelling              22 Roberts Street shed 166

                      Rel Mar Age  Occ                          Born
Sarah     Molesdale   head W  61   Cotton cloth packer          New York, Derbyshire
William E Molesdale   son  M  22   House painter                Ashton under Lyne, Lancs
Elizabeth Molesdale   DIL  M  28                                Manchester Lancs
Fred      Molesdale   Gson     2                                Hyde   Cheshire
Clara     Molesdale   gdau     2 months                         Hyde   Cheshire

1881 census
source                RG11; Piece: 3467; Folio: 20; Page: 33/34
                      Hyde district 6, Cheshire
                      22 Roberts Street, shed 175 

                      Rel Mar Age  Occ                          Born
Sarah   Molesdale     head W  72   House keeper                 Ashton Lancs
W.E.    Molesdale     son  M  32   Painter                      Ashton Lancs
Annie   Molesdale     DIL  M  29                                Sheffield Yorks
Fred    Molesdale     gson    12   Scholar                      Hyde Cheshire 
Clara   Molesdale     gdau    10   Scholar                      Hyde Cheshire 
James   Molesdale     gson     2   scholar                      Hyde Cheshire  

George Taylor 24  

possible death Sarah aged 74
Decqt 1882 Stockport 8a 14

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