Absolom Burton

(1837 - 1860)

27 Apr 1837 Birth
Name: Absalom Burton
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 27 Apr 1837
Baptism Date: 18 May 1837
Baptism Place: Wesleyan,Darlaston Near Wolverhampton,Stafford,England
Father: Joseph Burton 
Mother: Mary Stanley 
FHL Film Number: 0825392 (RG4 3612)
18 May 1837 Baptism
1851 Census

The Burton family is living at 58 Cinder Hill, Ettingshall.

Father: Joseph, age 55, is a miner.

Mother: Mary is 48 and keeping house

Absalom age 14 is a labourer in the iron works.

Mary Ann Clifford is listed as a granddaughter.

1860 Death
Name: Absalom Burton
Date of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec 1860
Registration district: Dudley
Inferred County: Staffordshire
Volume: 6c
Page: 43
1861 Census

Absalom is lodging in Highfields, an area of the villiage of Brierley, Coseley. He is working as a puddler.

Household listing:

  • Charles Manns 59
  • Dorathy Manns 73
  • Ann Manns 70
  • Edward Grafton 25
  • Absolam Burton 22
1891 Census
Name: Absalom Burton
Age: 57
Estimated birth year: abt 1834
Relation: Boarder
Gender: Male
Where born: Bilston, Staffordshire, England
Civil Parish: Dukinfield
Ecclesiastical parish: Christchurch
Town: Dukinfield
County/Island: Cheshire
Country: England
Street address:


Condition as to marriage:


Employment status:
Registration district: Ashton Under Lyne
Sub-registration district: Dukinfield
ED, institution, or vessel: 17
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 3290
Folio: 106
Page Number: 18
Household Members:
Name Age
John Nightingale 53
Sarah A Nightingale 45
Timothy Nightingale 14
Aaron Nightingale 9
Absalom Burton 57
Paddy Burns 29
George Cartmel 31
John Collins 71
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