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John Preston

Male 1790 - 1872  (~ 81 years)


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  • Name John Preston 
    Born Nov 1790  Pilling, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 17 Aug 1829  Preesall, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 20 Apr 1872  Yealand Conyers, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1475  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 26 Apr 2015 

    Father William Preston,   b. 17 Jun 1759, Pilling, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1846, Nateby, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Alice Hall,   b. 1762, Pilling, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1835, Pilling, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 29 Jan 1782  St. John the Baptist, Pilling, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1920  Group Sheet

    Family Ann Ronson,   b. 1791, Rawcliff, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Apr 1866, Barrow in Furness, Cumbria, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 11 Feb 1812  St. John the Baptist, Pilling, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Preston,   b. 1829, Preston, St John Parish, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1920, Sparta, Randolph, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     2. Roger Preston,   b. 07 May 1814, Pilling, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Sep 1891, Yealand Conyers, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     3. William Preston,   b. 02 Jul 1817, Preesall, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1899, Lunesdale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     4. Alice Preston,   b. 06 Oct 1812, Pilling, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1874, Lancaster, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     5. Thomas Preston,   b. 10 Dec 1818, Pilling, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1891, Lancaster, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     6. John Preston,   b. 11 Oct 1820, Pilling, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Jan 1894, Warton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     7. Mary Preston,   b. 09 Feb 1822, Presall, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Jonathan Preston,   b. 1826, Preesall, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1897, York, York, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     9. Sarah Ann Preston,   b. Mar 1828, Presall, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1908, Carnforth, Warton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years)
     10. Ann Preston,   b. 20 Jan 1824, Pilling, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1850, Carnforth, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
    Last Modified 26 Apr 2015 
    Family ID F613  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • REF: Baptisms at St John the Baptist in the Parish of Pilling
      Index to the Baptisms recorded in the Register for the years 1761 - 1798
      http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Pilling/index.html
      Baptism: 21 Nov 1790 St John the Baptist, Pilling, Lancashire, England
      John Preston - son of William Preston & Alice
      Source: LDS Film 1470931 & 1502429

      REF: Marriages at St John the Baptist in the Parish of Pilling
      Index to the Marriages recorded in the Register for the years 1798 - 1812
      http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Pilling/index.html
      Marriage: 11 Feb 1812 St John the Baptist, Pilling, Lancashire, England
      John Preston - 21 Husbandman of Pilling
      Ann Ronson - (X), 20 Spinster of Pilling
      Witness: John Tomlinson; Thomas Ronson
      Married by Banns by: James Potter Minister
      Source: LDS Film 1470931 & 1502429

      John Preston and his wife Ann Ronson are buried in the Yealand Conyers Friends' Meeting House Burial Ground

      British Census
      1841 Warton, Lancashire, England
      John was a farmer
      1851 Carnforth, Lancashire, England
      Lived in Enforth House and a farmer with 78 acres
      1861 Dalton, Lancashire, England
      Retired farmer in Dalton
      1871 Yealand Conyers, Lancashire, England
      Retired and widower living with son Roger in Yealand Conyers

  • Sources 
    1. [S91] OPC Lancashire, OPC [on-line], p 69, Entry 569, 26 Apr 2015.
      Baptism: 17 Jul 1829 St John the Baptist,Pilling, Lancashire, England
      Elizabeth Preston - dau of John Preston & Ann
      Abode: Preesall
      Occupation: Carrier
      Baptised by: J D Banister
      Register: Baptisms 1813 - 1837, Page 69, Entry 549
      Source: LDS Film 1470931

    2. [S91] OPC Lancashire, OPC [on-line] (Reliability: 3), 26 Apr 2015.
      Marriage: 11 Feb 1812 St John the Baptist, Pilling, Lancashire, England
      John Preston - 21, Husbandman, Pilling
      Ann Ronson - (X), 20, Spinster, Pilling
      Witness: John Tomlinson; Thomas Ronson
      Married by Banns by: James Potter Minister
      Source: LDS Film 1470931 & 1502429