|Info 3d, Charles Roberts jnr. of Wakefield||Close info Window|
1841 census source HO107 piece 1272 folio 9 district 18 page 29 Place Wakefield Dwelling Cross Street Charles Roberts 55 Cooper Y Charles Roberts 15 Cooper Y
1851 census Source HO107; Piece: 2327; Folio: 39; Page: 14 Place Wakefield Dwelling schedule 59, Elm Street Charles Roberts head m 26 Cooper Wakefield Jane Roberts wife m 28 Flocton
1861 census source RG 9; Piece: 3422; Folio: 54; Page: 35 Place Wakefield Dwelling Elm Street Charles Roberts head m 36 Cooper Wakefield Jane Roberts wife m 46 Cooper's ewife Flockton
1871 census source RG10; Piece: 4623; Folio: 64; Page: 57 Place Wakefield Dwelling Shedule 306, Elm Street Charles Roberts head m 46 Wharehouse man Wakefield Jane Roberts wife m 56 Flockton
|Wakefield Charities, Coroner's Note Book|
At the house of Thomas Seller,
Maria Louisa Talbot of Stanley, nurse at the W.R.P. Lunatic Asylum says, Deceased was my Aunt and living with my father at Mount Pleasant, Eastmoor, Stanley. She was 65 years old and the widow of Charles Roberts a Cooper. He died 5 years ago.
Mr. Thos Walker attended her in her husbands life time for Bronchitus. She seemed to have asthema and Bronchitus every winter, but she has appeared to be much better this winter than she has previously been. She seemed to be chearfull yesterday . She ate her meals heartily.
She had a good supper last night ansd I went to bed about half past 10 o'clock. She slept in a room by herself. I heard her cough slightly about half past 5 o'clock this morning. I got up about 1/2 past 7 o'clock this morning to look at her and thought she was sleeping in a sitting position as she often was. However as I could not hear her breath I Raised her head and saw she was dead.
She was not in the habit of of taking anything except a drink of cold water occasionally at night.
Elizabeth Talbot of Jacob's Well Lane, Wakefield, Widow, Sworn-says;
Deceaced was my sister in law, and very quiet. I have known her for many years and I have seen her 3 or 4 times a week. I was with her from 6 to 9 o'clock last night. I left before she got supper. About 1/2 past 8 o'clock this morning I went to the house and found her lying dead on the bed. The body was not quite cold. I helped to was and lay out the body which was thin.
It always was thin but swollen now.
Verdict Found dead from natural causes.
Paid. Joe Wright B.S. 15/6 Persl Expenses.
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