born February 1870–February 1871
in Newbottle, Co. Durham
died very roughly 1940
1871 census: living at 9 Junction Row, Newbottle, with parents and half-siblings. Age is 8 months, and place of birth is Junction Row, Newbottle.
1881 census: living at New Winning, Ouston, with parents and siblings. Age is 10, and place of birth is Durham.
1891 census: living at 63 Pleasant Row (formerly Brick Row), Waldridge, with parents and siblings. Age is 20, place of birth is Newbottle, and profession is Joiner.
Les Lake mentions that he and his wife are thought to have moved to Castleford.