Partial Transcript

Registration District: Chorley
1845. BIRTH in the Sub-district of Rivington in the County of Lancaster

When and where bornSixteenth of March 1845
Name, if anyJemima
Name and suraname of fatherJohn Harrison
Name, surname and maiden name of motherElizabeth Harrison
formerly Ormandy
Occupation of fatherLabourer
Signature, description and residence of informantElizabeth Harrison
When registeredSeventeenth of April 1845
Signature of registrarJ. Jackson
Name entered after registration[none]

[Certified copy obtained from the General Register Office on 13 March 2007]

Research Notes

This document gives John Harrison’s occupation as Labourer. This is the same occupation given by Joseph Harrison on his marriage certificate in 1855. This is further evidence that Joseph was the son of John and Elizabeth Harrison, and Jemima’s big brother.