Fifth Generation

74. Joseph Hornby Birley J. P.3,22,230,231,232 was born on 12 March 1827 in Blackburn, Lancashire, England.4 He was christened on 19 April 1827 in Manchester, Lancashire, England. In 1881 he was a Sugar Merchant in Newton In Makerfield, Lancashire, England.233 Listed in Census as "Head" meaning head of household. Joseph died on 5 October 1881 at the age of 54 in England.3


Joseph Hornby Birley J. P. and Frances Dix were married on 23 November 1854 in Newton-Le-Willows, Lancashire, England.4 Frances Dix3,22,24,234, daughter of Robert Dix, was born on 10 October 1826 in London, London, Middlesex, England.3,233 She died on 9 May 1891 at the age of 64 in Lancashire, England.3

Joseph Hornby Birley J. P. (KFP6-RXG) and Frances Dix (LCBP-BQQ) had the following children:



Hugh Francis Birley J. P. (LHXX-7B5).



Cicely Birley (K8GR-HW7).



Joseph Wilfred Birley3,22,24,235,236 was born on 28 May 1863 in Newton-Le-Willows, England.3 He died on 16 September 1892 at the age of 29 in Los Angeles, California, U. S. A..3 He was also known as Joseph Wilfred. Note: "of San Quenton" is intriguing. Might it be that this relative was a naughty boy who got to serve "hard time"?

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