Township of Skelmersdale
|PLACE||HOUSES||NAMES of each Person who abode therein the preceding Night.||AGE and SEX||PROFESSION, TRADE, EMPLOYMENT, or of INDEPENDENT MEANS.||Where Born|
|Uninhabited or Building||Inhabited||Males||Females||Whether Born in same County||Whether Born in Scotland, Ireland, or Foreign Parts.|
|Grimshaw||1||John Barton||65||Delf Master||y.|
|John Barton||20||Blacksmith Ap.||y.|
|Edward Barton||15||Blacksmith Ap.||y.|
[Microfilm reference number number HO107/515/11. The 1841 census was taken on the night of 6 June.]
Baby Ann Barton listed here is believed to be the mother of Alice Barton. Her name, age and place of birth all match. In addition their home is very close to Sephton Hall where Henry Mawdsley was living in 1841 with his father Evan.