Husband: William Mather WIGHTMAN (c. 1846-bef1881)
Wife: Roseanna PARKIN (1848-1914)
Children: Emma WIGHTMAN (c. 1868- )
John WIGHTMAN (c. 1870- )
George Arthur WIGHTMAN (c. 1871-bef1918)
Marriage Q4 1867 Sheffield, Yorkshire, England1

Husband: William Mather WIGHTMAN

Name: William Mather WIGHTMAN2
Sex: Male
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth c. 1846 Radford, Nottinghamshire, England
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 25) Radford, Nottinghamshire, England3
Occupation 2 Apr 1871 (age 25) Machine Fitter; Radford, Nottinghamshire, England3
Death btw 1871 and 1881 (age 24-35)4

Wife: Roseanna PARKIN

Name: Roseanna PARKIN5,6
Sex: Female
Father: John PARKIN (c. 1808-aft1881)
Mother: Mary BLAKE (c. 1810- )
Birth Q2 1848 Bradfield, Yorkshire, England4,5,6,7,8
Census 30 Mar 1851 (age 2) Bradfield, Yorkshire, England5
Oughtibridge
Census 7 Apr 1861 (age 12) Bradfield, Yorkshire, England6
Oughtibridge
Occupation 7 Apr 1861 (age 12) Scholar; Bradfield, Yorkshire, England6
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 22) Radford, Nottinghamshire, England3
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 32) Ardwick, Manchester, England4
16 Slack Street
Occupation 3 Apr 1881 (age 32) Machinist; Ardwick, Manchester, England4
Census 5 Apr 1891 (age 42) Ardwick, Lancashire, England7
Occupation 5 Apr 1891 (age 42) Machinist; Ardwick, Lancashire, England7
Employer/Employed/Neither Employer nor Employed: Employed
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 52) Ardwick, Lancashire, England9
21 Wesley Street
Occupation 31 Mar 1901 (age 52) Underclothing Machinist; Ardwick, Lancashire, England9
Employer, Worker, or Own account: Worker
Death Q1 1914 (age 65) Chorlton, Lancashire, England10

Child 1: Emma WIGHTMAN

Name: Emma WIGHTMAN
Sex: Female
Birth c. 1868 Sheffield, Yorkshire, England
Neepsend
Residence 1871 (age 2-3) Radford, Nottinghamshire, England
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 3) Radford, Nottinghamshire, England3
Occupation 2 Apr 1871 (age 3) Scholar; Radford, Nottinghamshire, England3

Child 2: John WIGHTMAN

Name: John WIGHTMAN4,7
Sex: Male
Birth c. 1870 Radford, Nottinghamshire, England4,7
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 1) Radford, Nottinghamshire, England3
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 11) Ardwick, Manchester, England4
16 Slack Street
Occupation 3 Apr 1881 (age 11) Scholar; Ardwick, Manchester, England4
Census 5 Apr 1891 (age 21) Ardwick, Lancashire, England7
Occupation 5 Apr 1891 (age 21) Carter; Ardwick, Lancashire, England7
Employer/Employed/Neither Employer nor Employed: Employer
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 31) Ardwick, Lancashire, England9
21 Wesley Street
Occupation 31 Mar 1901 (age 31) Railway Carter; Ardwick, Lancashire, England9
Employer, Worker, or Own account: Worker

Child 3: George Arthur WIGHTMAN

Name: George Arthur WIGHTMAN4
Sex: Male
Birth c. Mar 1871 Radford, Nottinghamshire, England4
Residence 1871 (age 0) Radford, Nottinghamshire, England
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 1 mn) Radford, Nottinghamshire, England3
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 10) Ardwick, Manchester, England4
16 Slack Street
Occupation 3 Apr 1881 (age 10) Scholar; Ardwick, Manchester, England4
Death bef 21 Aug 1918 (age 47)11
Occupation 21 Aug 1918 (age 47) Cabman (deceased)11

Sources

1FreeBMD, "England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index: 1837-1915 [database on-line]" (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
Original data: General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes. London, England: General Register Office.). Entry for William Wightman and Roseanna Parkin. Cit. Date: Q4 1867. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Sheffield 9c 520
Record for William Wightman and Roseanna Parkin, 1867 Q4 Sheffield 9c 520
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2Ibid. Entry for William Wightman and Roseanna Parkin. Cit. Date: Q4 1867. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Sheffield 9c 520
3Ancestry.com, "1871 England Census [database on-line]" (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.
Original data: Census Returns of England and Wales, 1871. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1871. Data imaged from the National Archives, London, England.
RG10 Piece 3501 Folio 41 Page 4).
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4Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "1881 England Census [database on-line]" (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.
1881 British Isles Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site. Appreciation is expressed to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for providing the 1881 England and Wales Census Index.

Original data: Census Returns of England and Wales, 1881. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1881.

Household record for Elizabeth Blyde, Ardwick, Manchester, England.
Class: RG11; Piece: 3897; Folio: 67; Page: 5; GSU roll: 1341931.).
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5Ancestry.com, "1851 England Census [database on-line]" (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.
Original data: Census Returns of England and Wales, 1851. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1851. Data imaged from the National Archives, London, England.
HO107 Piece 2335 Folio 421 Page 20).
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6Ancestry.com, "1861 England Census [database on-line]" (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.
Original data: Census Returns of England and Wales, 1861. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1861. Data imaged from The National Archives, London, England.
RG9 Piece 3460 Folio 90 Page 34).
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7Ancestry.com, "1891 England Census [database on-line]" (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.
Original data: Census Returns of England and Wales, 1891. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1891.
RG12 Piece 3167 Folio 69 Page 15).
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8FreeBMD, "England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915 [database on-line]" (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
Original data: General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes. London, England: General Register Office.). Entry for Roseanna Parkin. Cit. Date: Q2 1848. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: 1848 Q2 Wortley 22 774
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9Ancestry.com, "1901 England Census [database on-line]" (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.
Original data: Census Returns of England and Wales, 1901. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives, 1901.
RG13 Piece 3676 Folio 13 Page 17).
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10FreeBMD, "England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index: 1837-1915 [database on-line]" (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
Original data: General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes. London, England: General Register Office.). Entry for Roseanna Wightman. Cit. Date: Q1 1914. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Chorlton 8c 1029. Aged 65
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11Ancestry User, "SusanMargueriteShaw", "Ancestry User Comment, SusanMargueriteShaw, 11 Aug 2013". Cit. Date: 11 August 2013. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Hi, I have been looking for some time for a connection to John Thomas Wightman born 1895 Chorlton,Manchester..he married my Grandmother Ethel Catton on the 21st August 1918, however John died 5 months later 1919 (no Children)....on the marriage certificate it has his Father as George Arthur Wightman (deceased) Cabman, also it has Rosey Emma Blyde as a witness...so there is the connection....are you a direct line to the Wightman family...look forward to your reply...Regards Susan.
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