COLLINGE Wilfred

Male 1880 - 1958  (77 years)


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  • Name COLLINGE Wilfred 
    Born 13 Dec 1880  9 Townley Street, Tonge, Middleton, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  9 Townley Street, Tonge, Middleton, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 5 Apr 1891  37 John Street, Middleton, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 31 Mar 1901  53 Brideoake Street, Bedford, Leigh, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 2 Apr 1911  12 Brideoake Street, Bedford, Leigh, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Register 29 Sep 1939  12 Brideoake Street, Bedford, Leigh, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Died 17 Nov 1958  Astley Hospital, Tyldesley, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Cause: Congestive heart failure. Acute axacerbation of chronic bronchitis. 
    Internment 21 Nov 1958  Leigh Cemetery, 421 Manchester Road, Leigh, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12
    Plot 8 F 41 
    Occupation Piecer in cotton mill, stoker, night watchman 
    Buried 21 Nov 1958  St Thomas' Church, Bedford, Leigh, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I342  RADCLIFFE
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2020 

    Father COLLINGE John,   b. 1853, Middleton, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1907, 53 Brideoake Street, Bedford, Leigh, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Mother HILTON Sarah Ann,   b. 2 Apr 1849, Winks Brook, Alkrington, Middleton, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1925, 702 Leigh Road, Atherton, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 5 Oct 1874  Holy Trinity, Parkfield, Middleton, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Family ID F636  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family ISHERWOOD Lavinia,   b. 13 Aug 1889, 10 Stanley Mill Street, Bedford, Leigh, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1979, Walsgrave Hospital, Coventry, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 20 Feb 1909  St Thomas' Church, Ashton-in-Makerfield, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [14, 15, 16
    Children 
     1. COLLINGE Harold,   b. 11 Aug 1909, Bedford, Leigh, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1992, Astley Hospital, Tyldesley, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     2. COLLINGE Ellen,   b. 6 Feb 1916, 12 Brideoake Street, Bedford, Leigh, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 2019, Walsgrave Hospital, Coventry, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 103 years)
    Last Modified 2 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F507  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Dec 1880 - 9 Townley Street, Tonge, Middleton, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 3 Apr 1881 - 9 Townley Street, Tonge, Middleton, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 5 Apr 1891 - 37 John Street, Middleton, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 31 Mar 1901 - 53 Brideoake Street, Bedford, Leigh, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Feb 1909 - St Thomas' Church, Ashton-in-Makerfield, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 2 Apr 1911 - 12 Brideoake Street, Bedford, Leigh, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegister - 29 Sep 1939 - 12 Brideoake Street, Bedford, Leigh, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Congestive heart failure. Acute axacerbation of chronic bronchitis. - 17 Nov 1958 - Astley Hospital, Tyldesley, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsInternment - Plot 8 F 41 - 21 Nov 1958 - Leigh Cemetery, 421 Manchester Road, Leigh, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 21 Nov 1958 - St Thomas' Church, Bedford, Leigh, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Wilfred Collinge would have moved to Leigh with his parents, where they lived at 51 Brideoake Street , and lived next door to LaviniaIsherwo od at 53. He worked as a stoker at Mather Lane Mill and atLeigh Spinne rs with a lot of Irish men. At weekends he worked as awatchman with a w atchdog. He had a pekinese and fox terrier. He alsoworked at Leigh Bre wery as a stoker, and afterwards was unemployed.After the war he worke d at Courtaulds as a stoker under a faulse age,which caused problems w hen he later tried to apply for a pension.

  • Sources 
    1. [S122] GRO birth certificate, No. 77 (Reliability: 3).
      Wilfred Collinge b. 13 December 1880, 9 Townley Street, Tonge.
      Father John Collinge, silk finisher.
      Mother Sarah Ann Collinge, formerly Hilton.
      Informant Sarah Ann Collinge, 9 Townley St. Registered 26 January 1881.

    2. [S1212] BMD Lancs births, Oldham CHAD/44/77 (Reliability: 3).
      Wilfred Collinge (Hilton) b. 1880 Chadderton, Oldham CHAD/44/77

    3. [S1208] British GRO births index, Oldham 8d 704 Mar 1844 (Reliability: 3).
      Wilfred Collinge b. Oldham 8d 704 Mar 1844

    4. [S36] Census Middleton 1881, RG12/4090 Folio 29 p.13 (Reliability: 2).
      9 Townley Street, Wilfred Collinge, son 3 months, b.Middleton
      Born about 1881

    5. [S382] Census Middleton 1891, CD27., RG12/3319 Folio 96 p.35 (Reliability: 2).
      37 John Street, Wilfred Collinge, son, 10 years, scholar, b.Middleton
      Born about 1881

    6. [S289] Census Bedford, Leigh 1901, RG13/3589 Folio 133b p16 (Reliability: 2).
      53 Brideoake Street Wilfred Collinge Son 20 yrs Piecer in cotton millb .Middleton
      Born about 1881

    7. [S296] Census Leigh 1911, RG14/23197 Folio SN93.
      12 Brideoake Street Wilfrid Collinge Head 28 yrs Mar Labourer Cotton spinning factory b. Middleton
      Born about 1883

    8. [S1023] Register 1939.
      12 Brideoake Street, Leigh MB
      207/1 Wilfred Collinge b. 13 Dec 1885 Mar General labourer in silk mill Leigh M.B., Lancashire
      Born 13 Dec 1885 He always gave info that he was only 6 yrs older than Lavinia

    9. [S750] GRO death certificate, No. 147 (Reliability: 3).
      Wilfred Collinge Leigh, sub-district Atherton.
      d.17 November 1958 Astley Hospital,Tyldesley. Age 78 years.
      Of 12 Brideoake Street, Leigh. Boiler Stoker at Silk Mill (retired).
      Cause: 1a Congestive heart failure. b. Chronic bronchitis. 2. Acute exacerbation of chronic bronchitis. High blood urea.
      Certified by A.K.Hazra MB.
      Informant Ellen Scotson, daughter of 235 Middlema rch Road, Radford, Coventry.
      Registered 18 November 1958. Registrar A. Partington

    10. [S1211] British GRO deaths index, Wilfred Collinge 78 yrs d. Leigh Dec 1958 10d 13.
      Wilfred Collinge 78 yrs d. Leigh Dec 1958 10d 13
      Born about 1880

    11. [S102] Leigh Cemetry, MI Grave 8 F 41.

    12. [S1133] BillionGraves.
      Treasured Memories of
      a devoted husband and father
      WILFRED COLLINGE
      who died on November 17th 1958 aged 28 years
      Also LAVINIA COLLINGE beloved wife of
      WIFRED 1889 - 1979
      Also dear parents of the above
      SARAH ANN and JOHN COLLINGE
      and their dear son HARRY
      The Lord is my shepherd I shall not want

    13. [S433] GRO marriage certificate, No. 137, GRO index Oldham 8d 1151 Dec 1874.
      Holy Trinity, Parkfield, Middleton. m. 5 October 1874.
      John Collinge 21yrs, bachelor, dyer.
      Residence: Parkfield.
      Father: Benjamin Collinge (deceased), weaver.
      + Sarah Ann Hilton 24 yrs, spinster, Parkfield.
      Father: Amos Hilton, weaver.
      Born about 1853 & 1850

    14. [S433] GRO marriage certificate, No. 279 (Reliability: 3).
      Leigh. St Thomas's Church, Bedford. 20 February 1909.
      Wilfred Collinge 26 yrs, bachelor, platelayer. Residence 53 Brideoake Street. Father: John Collinge (deceased), silk finisher.
      + Lavinia Isherwood, 19 yrs,spinster, 61 Brideoake Street, Bedford.
      Father James Isherwood, operating spinner.

    15. [S1207] BMD Lancs marriages, Wigan & Leigh C7L/3/279 (Reliability: 3).
      Wilfrid Collinge + Lavinia Isherwood m. 1909 Bedford St Thomas, Wigan & Leigh C7L/3/279

    16. [S1209] British GRO marriage index, Leigh Mar 1909 8c 336 (Reliability: 3).
      Wilfred Collinge + Lavinia Isherwood m. Leigh Mar 1909 8c 336