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Denton Colliery, Denton, Lancashire

Roll of Coal Miners, 1901

The following is a list of some of the miners living in the vicinity of Denton Colliery. Their names were obtained from the census, which was taken on the night of the 31 March/1 April 1901. This roll does not purport to be complete. Unless stated otherwise, the men were all coal miners, that is, they were hewers of coal working underground.

Surname (Age)ForenamesAddressComments
TAYLOR (47)SamuelStockport Rd
TAYLOR (27)John James
TAYLOR (25)Thomas
ALDRED (32)RichardStockport Rd
BANCROFT (43)CharlesStockport RdCarpenter
WILLIAMSON (47)JonasStockport Rd
HOGG (18)Albert E
DUNKS (23)CharlesStockport RdClerk
BANCROFT (67)James LStockport RdCarter
DIGGLE (51)JamesGrange Farm
DIGGLE (16)Joseph
TAYLOR (63)William
DAY (44)Thomas WStockport Rd
EDGE (52)GeorgeStockport RdEngineer down Coal Mine
HARRISON (43)PeterStockport Rd
HARRISON (15)SamuelColliery Boy
LEE (66)ThomasStockport Rd
LEE (27)John
LEE (20)Fred
FOX (47)WilliamStockport Rd
WAGSTAFF (35)ThomasStockport RdLocomotive Engine Driver
BERRY (43)RichardStockport Rd
ROSCOE (52)WilliamStockport RdMechanical Engineer
STANSFIELD (41)John WilliamStockport RdUnderlooker (Inspector)
ANDREW (60)SamuelStockport Rd
ANDREW (44)Tom
WEBSTER (37)ReubenStockport RdCoal (Illegible)
HOWARTH (41)OliverStockport RdOstler (Stableman)
LLOYD (46)JamesStockport Rd
ORMROD (31)WilliamStockport RdBlacksmith
DOODSON (54)JohnStockport RdColliery ----- Secretary
AINSWORTH (35)AlfredStockport Rd
ARROWSMITH (22)EllisStockport Rd
ARROWSMITH (19)Amos
LEECH (32)ArthurStockport Rd
WAGSTAFF (38)DanielStockport RdForeman
CLARKE (51)JamesSmith StEngine Stoker (Boiler)
BARKER (43)HarrySmith StOstler (Stableman)
ANDREW (62)Edward FLabourer
PEARSON (43)HenrySmith StUnderground Jobber (Hewer)
PEARSON (17)HarryUnderground Jobber (Hewer)
HADFIELD (38)WilliamSmith St
RICHARDSON (38)SamuelSmith St
RICHARDSON (16)William
RICHARDSON (15)Joshua
CARNEY (29)ThomasSmith StCoal Carter
BOOTH (54)JohnSmith St
BOOTH (30)Samuel
PLATT (49)ThomasSmith StSawyer
PLATT (30)William
ENGLAND (20)WilliamSmith St
CRAIG (15)James
DAY (39)JosephSmith St
DANIELS (48)JosephCoal Carter
PARKIN (36)WalterSmith St
HANDLEY (65)JohnSmith StLabourer
STOPFORD (61)GeorgeSmith St
HOLLICK (63)JohnStockport RdCoal Merchant
HOLLICK (32)JamesCoal Carter
OWEN (33)James AStockport Rd
HAGUE (39)ThomasStockport Rd
BARLOW (19)JohnStockport RdCoal Carter
MARSH (44)RichardStockport Rd
JACKSON (62)PeterCoal Carter
HEAP (30)JohnBack Stockport RdBlacksmith
BANKS (37)RobertStockport Rd
THORNHILL (25)EdwinStockport Rd
SCHOFIELD (26)JosephStockport Rd
DOODSON (47)ThomasStockport RdBookkeeper
HOWARTH (37)John EStockport Rd
ARROWSMITH (35)EdwardStockport Rd
ARROWSMITH (66)JohnStockport Rd
SHARPLES (28)WilliamStockport Rd
WILKINSON (34)ThomasStockport Rd
LEES (31)James WStockport Rd
BARRATT (40)JosephStockport Rd
FRITH (25)John AStockport RdColliery ----- (Surface)
BOWKER (37)JohnStockport RdEngineer (Underground)
MARLAND (31)Joseph12 Fletcher StClerk
COWCILL (42)William14 Fletcher St
EARNSHAW (41)William16 Fletcher St
OLLERENSHAW (38)William20 Fletcher StManager
OLLERENSHAW (17)LemuelHorse Driver (Underground)
Birth surname, LYSONS
OWEN¹ (26)Charles W2 Shaw St
JOHNSON¹ (38)William4 Shaw St
ASHTON¹ (46)James H6 Shaw StLabourer
FOSTER¹ (49)George H WStockport Rd
FOSTER¹ (23)David G
UNWIN¹ (52)JohnStockport Rd
HARRISON¹ (52)John1 Beat Bank
KITCHEN¹ (25)John3 Beat Bank
BENNETT¹ (69)James5 Beat BankLabourer
McEVOY¹ (60)Patrick4 Beat BankLabourer
McEVOY¹ (27)Thomas
McEVOY¹ (25)Patrick
McEVOY¹ (21)John
McEVOY¹ (18)Richard
FINLAY¹ (24)Joseph
JONES¹ (56)Edward2 Leather Fold, Beat Bank
JONES¹ (17)John
BARNES¹ (52)Jabez4 Leather Fold, Beat BankLabourer
BROADSTREET¹ (?) (73)GeorgeLabourer
JONES¹ (22)Edward
ALLEN¹ (36)Joseph1 Hulme's LnMetal ----- Colliery
JONES¹ (64)Coal Carter
HARRISON¹ (74)George3 Hulme's LnRetired Coal Miner
HARRISON¹ (34)William
HARRISON¹ (29)George
COLLINS¹ (60)JosephRetired Coal Miner
BOWKER¹ (30)Thomas5 Hulme's Ln
BROOKS¹ (25)James W7 Hulme's Ln
TAYLOR (33)JamesTwo Trees Ln
GOSLING (46)SamuelTwo Trees Ln
GREAVES (45)Tom
NEWTON (72)JosephTwo Trees Ln
NEWTON (22)Tom
ARRANDALE (30)James HCock Hotel, Two Trees Ln
PARKINSON (42)EliasBack Cock Hotel
WILKS (21)JohnTwo Trees Ln
CHRISTOPHER (41)William JTwo Trees LnBlacksmith
JOHNSON (35)DennisTwo Trees LnPlate Layer
HANSON (23)WilliamTwo Trees Ln
HARRISON (81)Samuel
WOODSON (28)DanielTwo Trees Ln
WARREN (25)Samuel1 Lowe's Ln
KEMP (60)JosephTwo Trees Ln
PEARSON (37)GeorgeTwo Trees Ln
LEES (52)JohnTwo Trees Ln
REDFERN (34)Christopher2 Leach's Square
BAGSHAWE (25)Edwin4 Taylor's SquareCarter
LIVINGSTONE (29)John H Two Trees Ln
REDFERN (55)Jarvis Two Trees Ln
WRIGHT (27)Matthew Two Trees Ln
LEES (44)GeorgeTwo Trees Ln
BROWN (51)Samuel Two Trees Ln
GARSIDE (58)GeorgeAcre St
GRIFFITHS (24)DavidAcre St
BRASSINGTON (25)SamuelAcre St
MOUNTFORD (27)ThomasAcre St
MAYER (20)James
REDFERN (18)ArthurAcre StWaggoner
CHEETHAM (43)Robert3 Chapel Green
CHEETHAM (14)Harry
BROMLEY (47)John11 Chapel Green
HARDMAN (45)WilliamTown Ln
ROBINSON (52)CharlesTown Ln
HARTLEY (26)James
THORNHILL (55)RosthornTown Ln
TURNER (28)SamuelTown Ln
TURNER (28)George William
LOMAX (63)WilliamPilling StEngine Winder
WALKER (34)GeorgeMount Pleasant RdSurface Worker
HARRISON (35)JohnMount Pleasant Rd
COOKE (35)Walter
COOKE (24)Leonard
BERTENSHAW (13)OliverMount Pleasant RdWaggoner
SCHOFIELD (61)RichardMount Pleasant Rd
SCHOFIELD (20)JamesWaggoner
SCHOFIELD (16)RichardWaggoner
SCHOFIELD (13)ErnestWaggoner
HARTLEY (44)HarryMount Pleasant Rd
ATKINSON (32)DavidMount Pleasant Rd
TURNER (39)JamesMount Pleasant Rd
TURNER (15)JohnWaggoner
DOWNS (36)JosephMount Pleasant Rd
MINSHALL (15)HerbertMount Pleasant RdWaggoner
HARRISON (52)GeorgeMount Pleasant Rd
BRADLEY (23)JosephMount Pleasant RdWaggoner
CLARKE (23)WilliamMount Pleasant RdFireman
CLARKE (19)EdwardWaggoner
ARROWSMITH (33)ThomasTwo Trees Ln
DAVIES (45)DavidTwo Trees Ln
DAVIES (24)John
DAVIES (17)DavidLabourer
SEDDON (61)WilliamTwo Trees LnPlate Layer
ELLER (43)John ATwo Trees LnBlacksmith
BANCROFT (55)AndrewTwo Trees LnCarpenter
BANCROFT (27)JosephStoker (Locomotive)
BANCROFT (24)John
HOLT (29)RobertTwo Trees LnLabourer
PARKIN (63)WilliamTwo Trees Ln
PARKIN (25)Joseph G
ROTHWELL (50)CharlesTwo Trees LnCarpenter
ROTHWELL (23)Jacob
LEES (50)SamuelTwo Trees Ln
HARRIS (26)John ATwo Trees Ln
BROWN (30)Peter
HARRISON (28)JohnTwo Trees Ln
AXON (46)WilliamTwo Trees Ln
HARRISON (51)JamesTwo Trees Ln
HARRISON (19)JamesHorse Driver
JONES (24)JamesOff Two Trees LnLabourer
LEE (25)HarryOff Two Trees Ln
LLOYD (51)PhilipTwo Trees Ln
MOORES (45)JosephTwo Trees LnFireman
MOORES (19)JamesWaggoner
HOWARD (44)JohnTwo Trees Ln
WILLIAMSON (56)JohnTwo Trees LnFireman
WILLIAMSON (28)JamesLamp Room
TAYLOR (68)ThomasDavid St
ROSCOE (21)JohnDavid St
REDFERN (47)SamuelTwo Trees Ln
SEDDON (41)EliTwo Trees LnPlate Layer's Labourer
DEAN (48)JohnTwo Trees LnCoal Carter
HARDMAN (57)GeorgeTwo Trees Ln
DIGGLE (45)CharlesTwo Trees Ln
ROSCOE (21)WilliamOff Tib St
WRIGHT (22)GeorgeOff Tib StWaggoner
CHORLTON (34)JohnOff Tib StCoal Drawer
HOPWOOD (32)JamesClayton StStationary Engine Driver
LLOYD (27)JohnOff Clayton St
RHODES (17)William GOff Clayton StHorse Driver
REDFERN (45)JosephTib St
REDFERN (20)HarryWaggoner
REDFERN (16)JohnHorse Driver
McDOUGALL (43)HenryTib St
WHITEHEAD (19)EdwardTib StWaggoner
WHITEHEAD (13)John J
PARKINSON (54)GeorgeTib St
PARKINSON (25)John
WRIGHT (18)AaronCoal Carter
SHAW (25)WilliamTib St
SHAW (17)AnthonyHorse Driver
ARRANDALE (54)Joshia (?)Tib St
SHAW (49)ThomasTib StCoal Carter
HOWARD (59)JosephTib St
HURST (36)WilliamTib St
ARROWSMITH (37)JamesRedfern Square, Off Tib St
BARDSLEY (36)JamesPowell Square, Off Tib StCoal Carter
CHATTERTON (37)NathanielPowell Square, Off Tib St
GRANT (24)JohnOff Vaudrey Ln
LLOYD (19)WilliamOff Vaudrey Ln
KNOWLSON (46)John HOff Vaudrey Ln
KNOWLSON (18)HerbertWaggoner
RHODES (39)John AOff Vaudrey LnCoal Carter
ARROWSMITH (33)JosephVaudrey Ln
NEWTON (39)GeorgeVaudrey Ln
CHATTERTON (25)SolomonOff Vaudrey LnCoal Drawer
WILLIAMS (60)CharlesTown Ln
WILLIAMS (21)CharlesCoal Drawer
SMITH (26)GeorgeTown Ln
WHITEHEAD (29)HerbertTown LnCoal Carter
PRINGLE (28)GeorgeTown LnBanksman
MAUD (17)Eliza (male)Town LnJigger
BROOKS (26)JosephTown Ln
DIGGLE (77)RobertGould StMiner & Checkweighman²

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