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Major BROTTON

Male 1846 - 1909  (62 years)


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  • Name Major BROTTON  [1
    Born 03 Oct 1846  Guisborough, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 04 Oct 1846  Danby, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census5 1881  Hedleyhope, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Probate 05 Jan 1909  Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 05 Jan 1909  Harrisburg, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I1346  Mewburn
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2017 

    Father Jonathan BROTTON 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Christiana WILSON 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 17 Apr 1839  Danby, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F1695  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary MEABURN,   b. Between Jan and Mar 1851, Stainton, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1886 and 1897, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Between Jan and Mar 1873  Stockton-on-Tees, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 
     1. Emma BROTTON,   b. Abt 1875, Stokesley, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  []
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F430  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Matilda F COEFLESH,   b. 14 Oct 1854, Delaware, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1909  (Age < 54 years) 
    Married 14 Jun 1897  Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F1696  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • A Major Brotton was naturalised in 1892 in the USA, with inital documentation from 1886 at Pennsylvania - Mifflin Township, Allegheny County.
      Mary does not appear.
      Major re-married in 1897 by which time Mary is said to have died (no date given).

  • Sources 
    1. [S328] Naturalization records. USA. Collection: US, Naturalization Records, 1795-1972, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2010;), 19 Mar 1892. Pennsylvania.

      "Brotton, Major; nativity: England"

    2. [S404] Births index (CR). England. Collection: England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008, (Name: FamilySearch.org;), Oct-Dec 1846. Guisborough, Yorkshire. Vol. 24; page 383.

      "Brotton, Major"

    3. [S38] Baptisms index (PR) England. Collection: England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, (Name: Ancestry.co Operations Inc; Location: Utah, USA; Date: 2012;), 04 Oct 1846. Danby in Cleveland, Yorkshire. Batch C00750-2; system England-ODM; film 894244.

      "Brotton, Major;
      father: Jonathan Brotton;
      mother: Christiana"

    4. [S18] Census returns. 1881. England, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2004;), 03 Apr 1881, Hedleyhope, Durham. Ref: class RG11; piece 4948; folio 33; page 60; GSU roll 1342189.

      "Commercial Inn
      Major Brotton, head, mar, 34, innkeeper, born Castleton
      Mary Brotton, wife, mar, 30, born Stainton
      Emma Brotton, dau, 6, born Stokesley
      George Emmerson, boarder, mar, 39, born Wolsingham"

    5. [S405] Testamentary records. USA. collection: Pennsylvania, Wills and Probate Records, 1683-1993, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2015;), 05 Jan 1909. Allegheny, Pennsylvania. Proceedings index, Vol. 011-012.

      "Page 309. No 9;
      Brotton, Major, Dauphin Co., Dist WB, Vol 136, page 120, No 81;
      Emma Cameron Exrx;
      Ex of Rec"

    6. [S406] Deaths (CR). USA. Collection: Pennsylvania Death Certificates, 1906-1964, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2014;), 05 Jan 1909. Harrisburg, Dauphin, Pennsylvania. Cert No. 2347.

      "Major Brotton;
      male; white; born Octo 4th 1846, England;
      widowed; shipping clerk;
      father: John Brotton; mother: Christina Matthews;
      Inf: Peter D Cameron [prob husband of daughter Emma]
      Died January 5th 1909 of chronic cirrhosis of liver"

    7. [S37] Marriages index (PR) England. Collection: England Marriages, 1538-1973, (Name: Intellectual Reserve Inc; Location: Provo, Utah, USA;), 17 Apr 1839. Danby in Cleveland, Yorkshire. Batch M00750-1; system England-ODM; film 0432131, 0894244.

      "Jonathan Brotton;
      spouse: Christiana Wilson"

    8. [S50] Marriages index (CR) England. Collection: England & Wales FreeBMD Marriages Index, 1837-1984, (Name: FreeBMD;), Mar 1873, Stockton, Durham. Vol 10a, Page 117.

      "Brotton, Major; Meaburn, Mary"

    9. [S407] Mariages (CR). USA. Collection: Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1845-1963, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc.; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2016;), 14 Jun 1897. Allegheny, Pennsylvania. Cert No. 11523.

      "Major Brotton, born England 3rd day of October 1846, residing at Mizzlui twp; S clerk;
      married before, dissolved by death; and
      Matilda J Coeflesh, born Delaware on the 14th oct 1854, residing at Homestead, Pa.; has not been married before;
      license issued June 14th 1897; married June 14th 1897"