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THE ORIGINS OF SILVERWOOD MINERS

VARIOUS ORIGINS

 

 

The men below had no known occupations listed before signing on at Silverwood. Some of them like the ones who signed on as colliers below had obviously worked in the mining industry before and were returning into mining. Where a miners entry has a link  [ more ] , that link will take you to further information on that miner.

Please note that some street names occurred in different localities, as in Doncaster Road which could be in Rotherham, Dalton, Thrybergh, or Hooton Roberts.  School Street can be Thrybergh or Eastwood Rotherham.

Where locality is known it will be recorded below. If you know of the locality of a street below that has no locality named please contact me so the list can be completed.  Some Street Locations are listed here [ This site ]

 

The month and year is when they signed on at Silverwood.

 

Please note there is a protection on these pages containing the list.

 

This site accepts no responsibility for the accuracy of information contained on the origin pages, but be assured that all information has been accepted  by this site as accurate on face value. Should you discover an inaccurate entry please inform me so that entry can be rectified.   

 

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SCOTLAND


Joseph Thorpe age 22 living in 3 Midland Rd Masbro signed on as a Stoneworker June 1924 from Scotland
J. ?Collins age 19 living at 21 Kelvin St Dalton signed on as a Collier February 1926 From Scotland
David Russell Mcdougall age 19 living at 32? South Vale drive Thrybergh signed on as a Driver January 1926 from Nuneaton


DERBYSHIRE


George Webster age 20 living at 114 Bawtry Rd Bramley signed on as a Collier January 1926 from South Derbyshire
William Hughes age 27 living at 623 Fitzwilliam Rd Eastwood signed on as a Stoneworker October 1924 from ? coll Derbyshire


DURHAM

 

W. Fowler age 35 living at 20 Cambridge ? Crescent  signed on as a Stoneworker August 1924 from Durham
J. Gurny ? age 38 living at 13 Queen Mary St Maltby signed on as a Stoneworker October 1924
Frank Tighe ? age 41 living at 7 Old Hill ? Westgate signed on as a ? September 1924 from Durham
W. Harris Barker age 49 living at St Anns Rd Rotherham signed on as a Collier November 1925 from Charlton Durham

Charles Cheek age 15 living at St Anns Rd signed on as a Driver November 1925 from Charlton Durham 
James Cheek age16 living at St Anns Rd signed on as a Driver November 1925 from Charlton Durham 


 

 

KINGSTON ON THAMES

 

George Ford age 31 living at 13 Dalton Lane Dalton signed on as a West Pit worker January 1926 from Kingston on Thames


SHEFFIELD


W. Marsden age 33 living at 49 Midland Rd signed on as a Stoneworker September 1924 from Sheffield  see above


NORTHUMBERLAND


John Holleywell age 46 living at 34 Norwood St Dalton signed on as a Stoneworker December 1925 from Northumberland


NOTTINGHAMSHIRE


LACEBY


George Mcutcheon age 26 living at 139 Midland Rd Masbro signed on as a Stoneworker August 1925 from Laceby Notts


SUMMIT


Ernest Stanton age 41 living at 6 Silver St Thrybergh signed on as a Collier July 1925 from Summit Notts.


SUTTON


Francis Sweeney age 21 living at 9 Wentworth St signed on as a Stoneworker February 1925 from Sutton Notts.  see above


SILVERHILL


Ernest Stanton age 39 living at Nottingham St signed on as a Collier   01    Silverhill notts        14



 


AUSTRALIA


? Turner ? 25 living at 6 North ? Rd East Dean signed on as a Haulageman March 1925 from Australia


AMERICA

Thomas Hurst age 45 living at 55 Doncaster Rd signed on as a Dayman July 1924


LINCOLNSHIRE


Ernest Hart age 27 living at 78 Westgate Rotherham signed on as a Stoneworker January 1925 from Lincolnshire


LUTON

Walter Blank age 26 living at 17 Vale Ave Thrybergh signed on as a Stoneworker January 1925 from Luton ??


BIRMINGHAM

Tom Mcgann ? age 23 living at 4 Norfolk Terrace signed on as a Stoneworker November 1924 from Birmingham ??  see above

 


CHESTERFIELD


J. ?Linney age 23 living at 16 Wood St Thrybergh signed on as a Stoneworker April 1925 from Chesterfield
Herbert Nadin ? age 43 living at 44 Abell St Thrybergh signed on as a Stoneworker February 1925 from Chesterfield


STAFFORDSHIRE

 

John Keane age 31living at 14 Saville St Dalton signed on as a Stoneworker September 1923 Staffordshire ;
George Bentley age 31 living at 60 Victoria St Kilnhurst signed on as a Collier February 1924 from Staffs
John Henry Shale age 49 living at 92 Sheffield Rd signed on as a Collier March 1924 from Staffs West ?see above
John Homes age 42 living at 53 Chapel St Eastwood signed on as a Collier May 1924 from Cannock Staffs
Leonard Humphries age 28 living at 53 Chapel St Eastwood signed on as a Collier May 1924 from Cannock Staffs
B. Ball age 46 living at 145 Nottingham St Rotherham signed on as a Collier July 1924 from Staffs
John Arthur Martin age 28 living at 58 Saville St Dalton signed on as a Stoneworker July 1924
D. Connelly age 22 living at ?? signed on as a Stoneworker July 1924 see above
Rex Wooley age 23 living at 10 Sutra St ? signed on as a Stoneworker September 1924 from Staffs see above
Jno Wain age 23 living at 44 Saville St Dalton signed on as a Pit bottom worker 1910 from Staffordshire
J. R. Shaw age 28 address? signed on as a Filler 1910 from Staffordshire
James Gregory age 21 living at 38 East Crescent Sunnyside signed on as a Pony Driver September 1928 from Staffordshire
M J Martin age 19 living at 38 East Crescent Sunnyside signed on as a Pony Driver September 1928 from Staffordshire
Herbert Martin age 40 living at 43 East Crescent Sunnyside signed on as a Collier July 1928 from Staffordshire
Samuel Rowbottom age 30 living at 18 Norwood St Dalton signed on as a Stoneworker June 1925 from Staffordshire
T. ? Evans age 41 living at 18 Norwood St Dalton signed on as a Stoneworker March 1925 from Staffordshire
Albert Rodgers age 23 living at 48 West Crescent Sunnyside signed on as a Fitter/Filler March 1927 from Berry Hill Staffordshire
Fred Darlington? age 29 living at 127 Fitzwilliam Rd Rotherham signed on as a Collier March 1927 from Park Hall Staffordshire
A. ? Roberts age 31 living at 14 Doncaster Rd signed on as a Fitter/Filler October 1925 from Stoke Staffordshire  see above
Samuel Williams age 24 living at 19 Whinney Hill Thrybergh signed on as a Stoneworker June 1925 from Cannock Staffordshire
Glyn Williams age 24 living at 19 Whinney Hill Thrybergh signed on as a Stoneworker June 1925 Cannock Staffordshire

 


WEST BROMICH

 

Sam Swancott age 32 living at 5 Osberton St. Dalton signed on as a Filler West Bromich 1910


CUMBRIA

 

Josiah Rudge ? age 34 living at ? Cross St Thrybergh signed on as a Stoneworker November 1925 from Maryport Cumbria 


CORNWALL

 

E H Watson age 44 living at 56 West Crescent Sunnyside signed on as a Collier March 1928


CASTLEFORD

 

O ? Deehan age 22 living at 7 Cross St Whinney hill signed on as a Stoneworker April 1922 previously lived at Castleford

 

 


LEEDS

 

James Kennedy ? age 35 living at 37 Henry St signed on as a Stoneworker August 1924 see above


WARWICK

 

I. Warren ? age 21 living at 19 Eastwood Lane signed on as a Fitter/Filler August 1924 from Warwick ?? see above


BAMFORD

 

Michael Rooney age 22 living at 10 Whinney Hill Thrybergh signed on as a Stoneworker August 1924 from Bamford ??


ROSEBRIDGE


Alfred Fairhurst age 26 living at 177 Bawtry Rd Bramley signed on as a Driver June 1924 from Rosebridge


PONTYFRACT

Thomas McNicholes age 25 living at 3 Kenneth St signed on as a Stoneworker June 1924 see above

 


FORDINGHAM

Harry Maycock age 32 living at 153 Midland Rd signed on as a Stoneworker June 1924 see above


BARNFORLONG ?

J. Mahon ? age 25 living at 6 Wood St Thrybergh signed on as a Stoneworker June 1924


JAIL

 

H. Jones ? age 49 living at 11 Silver St Thrybergh signed on as a Collier April 1924 he had been in goal 9 months.

 


STAINES SURREY

 

William H Charity age 35 living at 24 Doncaster Rd signed on as a Stoneworker March 1924 Staines surrey


MOSLEY COMMON

 

Charles Barrowclough age 46 living at 22 Whinney Hill Thrybergh signed on as a Stoneworker March 1924 Mosley common


 

 


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