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John Robert Poulton

b. 6 April 1785, d. circa 1834

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John Robert Poulton was born on 6 April 1785 in Fernyhalgh.1 He was baptized on 7 April 1785 in Fernyhalgh, Lancashire.1


FatherJohn Poulton (b. circa 1760)
MotherMargaret Hodson (b. circa 1760)

Family life

John Robert Poulton and Elizabeth Green were married on 26 October 1807 in Broughton. The banns had been read on October 11th, 18th and 25th.2

Children with Elizabeth Green (b. 1787, d. 30 January 1855)

DaughterMargaret Poulton (b. 1 August 1808)
SonJohn Poulton (b. 23 January 1810)
DaughterElizabeth Poulton (b. 15 December 1811)
DaughterHelen Poulton (b. 27 April 1814)
DaughterMary Poulton (b. 14 May 1816)
DaughterAnn Poulton+ (b. 7 September 1818, d. before 1881)
DaughterDorothy Poulton (b. 4 March 1821)
SonThomas Poulton (b. 2 March 1823)
DaughterIsabella ("Elizabeth") Poulton (b. 15 May 1825)
DaughterHannah Poulton+ (b. 14 March 1827)
SonJohn Poulton+ (b. 26 March 1830, d. 5 September 1887)
SonWilliam Poulton (b. 1833)

Working life

  • On 26 October 1807 John Robert Poulton was a weaver in Haighton.2


John Robert Poulton died circa 1834.3


  1. [S1231] International Genealogical Index, Index to English Baptisms, (, 2014), 7 Apr 1785 St Mary's Catholic Church, Fernyhalgh, Lancashire.
  2. [S1232] Marriage Certificate, John Poulton and Elizabeth Green, 26 Oct 1807, General Register Office, England, London. Broughton Parish.
  3. [S1191] Elizabeth Poulton, 6 Jun 1841 Census UK, London, Fulwood, Public Record Office, p11.
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Last Edited21 June 2020