Hugh JOHNSON

Hugh JOHNSON[1]

Male 1737 - 1827  (~ 89 years)

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  • Name Hugh JOHNSON 
    Born Birkdale, North Meols, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 1 May 1737  St Cuthbert, Churchtown, North Meols, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation seaman 
    Died Birkdale, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 17 Feb 1827  St Cuthbert, Churchtown, North Meols, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • chr 1737 May 1 Hugh s. of John Johnson of Birkdale

      Know all men by these present, That we Hugh Johnson of Liverpool in the County of Lancaster & Diocese of Chester Seaman & Thomas Wright of the same place Boat builder are holden and firmly bound unto the Right Reverend Father in God Edmund by Devine permission Lord Bishop of Chester in the Sum of fifty Pounds of good and lawful money of Great-Britian to be paid unto the said Right Reverend Father his lawful Attorney, Executors, Administrators or Assignes, To which Payment will and truly be made, we bind our selves and each of us severally for and in the whole, our Heirs Executors and Administrators, and the Heirs Executors and Administrators of each of us firmly be these Presents.  Sealed with our seals, and dated the second Day of June  in the 31 Year of the Reign of our Sovereign Lord George the Second King of Great-Britain, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith and in the Year of our Lord God, One thousand seven hundred and Fifty Eight.

      The Condition of this Obligation is such; That if the above-bounden Hugh Johnson & Elizabeth Wright now licensed to be married together be neither of Confaguinity or Affinity the one to the other, within the Degrees prohibited for Marriage:  If also there be no. Let or Impediment, by Reason of any Precontract, entered into, before the Twenty Fifth Day of March, One Thousand, seven Hundred, and Fifty Four, or any other lawful cause whatsoever, but that they may be lawfully married together, both by the Laws of God, and this Land: Moreover, if the Persons, whose Consent is required by Law in this behalf, be thereunto agreeing: and lastly If the said Marriage be done and solemnized in such Manner, as in the License to them granted is limited:  Then this Obligation to be void or else to remain in full Force and Vertue.
      Hugh Johnson
      Sealed and Delivered in the Presence of
      Thomas Maddock       Thomas Wright
      Richard Williams

      The twenty fourth  Day of A … in the Year of our Lord, One Thousand seven and Fifty Eight, On which Day appeared personally Hugh Johnson of the Parish of Liverpool in the Diocese of Chester Seaman And being sworn on the HOLY EVANGELISTS, alleged and made Oath as follows, That he is of the Age of twenty one Years and upwards and a Batchelor and intends to marry Elizabeth Wright of the Parish of North Meols in the Diocese of Chester aforesaid aged twenty one Years and upwards, and a spinster
      Not knowing or believing any lawful Let, or Impediment, by reason of any precontract, entered into before the Twenty-fifth Day of March, One Thousand, Seven Hundred, and Fifty Four, Confagunity, Affinity, or andy other Cause whatsoever, to hinder the said intended Marriage:  And he prayed a Licence to solemnize the said Marriage in the parochial Chapel of our Lady … Nicholas in the Parish of Liverpool aforesaid.  In which said Parish the said Hugh Johnson  further made Oath, that the said he hath had his usual Abode for the space of four Weeks last past

      The same day the said Hugh Johnson was sworn before me Thomas Maddock Surrogate.
      howard 898

      burial 1827 February 17 Hugh Johnson, Birkdale age 92 [2, 3, 4]
    Person ID I50996  Sampson Genealogy
    Last Modified 19 Dec 2013 

    Father John JOHNSON,   b. 1691, North Meols, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 20 Jan 1740, Birkdale, North Meols, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 49 years) 
    Mother Catherin STOCKLEY,   bur. 4 Apr 1752, Birkdale, North Meols, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 6 May 1728  North Meols, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F41066  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth WRIGHT,   c. 26 Mar 1738, St Cuthbert, Churchtown, North Meols, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 26 Sep 1819, St Cuthbert, Churchtown, North Meols, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Married 2 Jun 1758  St. Nicholas, Liverpool, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Catharine JOHNSON,   c. 25 Feb 1759, St Cuthbert, Churchtown, North Meols, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +2. Priscilla JOHNSON,   c. 5 Apr 1761, St Cuthbert, Churchtown, North Meols, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 2 Jun 1808, St Cuthbert, Churchtown, North Meols, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years)
     3. Margaret JOHNSON,   c. 31 Jul 1763, St Cuthbert, Churchtown, North Meols, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 30 Mar 1786, St Cuthbert, Churchtown, North Meols, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 22 years)
     4. John JOHNSON,   c. 9 Nov 1766, St Cuthbert, Churchtown, North Meols, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 15 Jul 1805, St Cuthbert, Churchtown, North Meols, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 38 years)
     5. Ann JOHNSON,   c. 8 Oct 1769, St Cuthbert, Churchtown, North Meols, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +6. Betty JOHNSON,   c. 11 Oct 1772, St Cuthbert, Churchtown, North Meols, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Mary JOHNSON,   c. 14 Jun 1778, St Cuthbert, Churchtown, North Meols, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 17 Jul 1796, St Cuthbert, Churchtown, North Meols, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 18 years)
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F41040  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 1 May 1737 - St Cuthbert, Churchtown, North Meols, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - - Birkdale, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 17 Feb 1827 - St Cuthbert, Churchtown, North Meols, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2271] Worldconnect gedcom, compiled by Joyce Otterstrom [(E-ADDRESS) FOR PRIVATE USE\,].

    2. [S2294] The Parish Registers of North Meols 1732-1812 transcribed by F. H. Cheetham, Preston 1934, (File Num: British 942.72 K29 pr V. 72 Location: FHL), page 6 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S3755] Marriages bonds for the county of Cheshire, 1750-1800, Church of England. Diocese of Chester (Main Author), (Location: family history library), FHL film 1538304 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S1593] The Registers of Euxton and North Meols 1813-1837 Transcribed by Baxter & Burgess, (File Num: British 942.72 V 29 pr v. 128 Location: FHL), page 114 (Reliability: 3).