1834 - 1880
iron-founder / moulder
was born in Stockton-on-Tees, Co.Durham
age 7 living with James Flounders and Elizabeth Orton and his sister
Margaret age 9 in Hutton Rudby, N.Yorkshire.
note : Mr Flounders, was a farmer, cousin of Benjamin
Flounders philanthropist and one of the
founders of the Stockton and Darlington Railway.
(abt) started his apprenticeship as an ironfounder/moulder
(probably at Timothy Hackworth's locomotive works)
1850 July 7 ref only. Timothy Hackworth died.
age 17, at home with mother. Enumerated as a moulder. (On the day of
the census his
father was in engine-drivers' lodgings at Wolverton, Bucks.)
26, moulder, marries Mary Waite age 21. George's address, New Shildon.
father William Brown, Inspector of Railway Engines. Mary's
address, Fore Bondgate, Bishop Auckland. Her father was Reginald Waite,
age 27, moulder, living with wife Mary, their child Mary Ann (6 months)
and Anne Waite, mother-in-law. Address, Old Shildon
census age 37, wife Mary missing, children present
Mary Ann, Hannah and George.
1873 Sept 3 (family bible)
wife Mary died, only 33.
George died, only 46 (family bible entry)
but please report