born April 1876–April 1877
in Broadmyers, Co. Durham
died very roughly 1946
1881 census: living with parents, siblings, and niece at 27 Swan Street, Bearpark. He is aged 4, and said to have been born at Broadmyers.
1891 census: boarding (together with father) on Main Street, Allerton Bywater, with family of William Tinker. Age is 14, and place of birth is Broadmyers.
1901 census (details from Margaret Cozens): living at 9 Ida Street, Benwell, Tyneside, Northumberland.
Margaret Cozens: '[I knew him] when I was a little girl living in Edmondsley. He was a very nice gentleman and his wife also. We used to call him and her uncle and aunt. He had beautiful gardens. He lived in Braeside, Edmondsley'.