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Samuel UNWIN
(1809 - 1868)
 
 
Mary O'CONNOR
(1813 - 1877)
 
 

Married: About 1865 [52]
 bd.  1845; Bollington, Cheshire UK
 dd.   Dec 1904, age about 59; Bollington, Cheshire UK
 brd.  Chapel Street cemetery, Bollington
 occ.  Draper and tea dealer
 rel.  Catholic
 res.  UK
 src.   [52]
 bd.  1845
 dd.  24 July 1927, age about 82; Bollington, Cheshire UK
 brd.  Chapel Street cemetery, Bollington
 rel.  Catholic
 res.  UK
 src.   [52]
Web page: Happy Valley: Unwin family, history

Children (7):

Annie UNWIN
Mary Helen 'Nellie' UNWIN (1868 - 1957)
Elizabeth 'Lizzy' UNWIN (1872 - 1955)
Ethel UNWIN (1874 - 1957)
Gertrude 'Gerty' UNWIN (1876 - 1960)
James UNWIN
Hilda UNWIN (1881 - 1936)

Notes for Samuel UNWIN

Began by assisting his father. About 1880, having married Elizabeth Ingham, he moved the family and business from Water Street to bigger premises at Manchester House, Palmerston Street. It is possible that he inherited this building and the business from his father-in-law John Ingham in 1891. He would have taken over the business when father-in-law retired to Brock Street in Macclesfield. We have a collection of legal papers relating to the settlement of John Ingham's estate in 1891 and, without having understood it all, it looks as though Elizabeth Unwin nee Ingham inherited the business and property. [92]

Sources

52.  Email, Alan Gavin, 14 January 2011
92.  Historical Society, Bollington Civic Society

Database family record updated: 27 September 2020


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