BOAT FAMILIES

of the Leeds and Liverpool Canal and connected waterways

John Bamber

Male 1841 - 1924  (83 years)


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  • Name John Bamber 
    Born 1841  Burscough Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Also Known As John Robinson 
    Baptism 27 Jun 1841  St John the Baptist, Burscough Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation Corn mill and farm labourer, coal dealer Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 1924  Red Cat Lane, Burscough Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 5 Dec 1924  St John the Baptist, Burscough Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I14881  Canal Family 1
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2018 

    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Bamber,   b. 2 Jan 1821, Burscough Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1864, Burscough Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Family ID F04452  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Baptised as John Bamber, but appears as John Gobin (Gibbons) in 1851 census with mother, widow of John Gibbons, already remarried to Thomas Robinson.
      In 1871 census as Bamber with half-brother Joseph Gobbin (Gibbons, Elizabeth's son with John Gibbons). Listed as Bamber (unmarried) thereafter until 1911 when living with his (also illegitimate) brother Edward b 1843.

  • Sources 
    1. [S010056] Parish record.

    2. [S010080] Burial register for St John the Baptist, Burscough Bridge.