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From: Anne Peat <>
Subject: Re: [YORKSGEN] SHARROCKS in Hunslet
Date: Sat, 1 Aug 2009 14:38:10 +0100
Looks as though John & Mary were married in Leeds
Marriages Sep 1872 (>99%)
Yorkshire BMD confirms it was St Peter, Leeds
> St Peter, Leeds
On 1 Aug 2009, at 14:03, Ian Rhodes wrote:
> I am hoping that the name SHARROCKS or SHORROCKS in Hunslet may mean
> something to someone.
> John Shorrocks was born in Dukinfield, Cheshire, in 1849 but by 1871
> he was lodging with Elizabeth Winterbottom and her granddaughter,
> Mary Rayner, at Powell Street, Hunslet. (His name was spelt
> SHEROCKS) John married Mary the following year, I'm not sure where,
> and I have them in 1881 and 1891 still in Hunslet. I believe John
> died in 1904, but haven't found him in 1901.
> John and Mary had at least six children and I'm interested in what
> may have happened to them: Ellen (1875), Maria (1877), Elizabeth
> (1879), Emily (1880), John (1883 and Joseph (1886).
> Hope these may ring a bell with someone.
> Ian Rhodes
> Ancestors in Yorkshire? http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/YKS/index.html
> www.ryedalefamilyhistory.org; www.wharfedalefhg.org.uk;
> www.yorkshireparishregisters.com; www.yorkshireroots.org.uk;
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