born April 1818–April 1819
in Picktree, Co. Durham
died very roughly 1870
1851 census: living in Lumley Thicks with wife and children. Age is 32 and place of birth is Picktree, Co. Durham. Occupation is given as coal miner. (Picktree is a little north of Chester-le-Street.)
Wife Ann is a widow in the 1871 census.
1879: occupation given as miner on son Matthew's marriage certificate.