Johnson Wanless

Johnson Wanless

Male 1845 - 1905  (60 years)

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  • Name Johnson Wanless 
    Born 13 Jan 1845  Washington, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1871  Scarborough, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 12 Aberdeen Walk
      ...in the house of George & Sarah Scales...
      Johnson Wanless, boarder, single, 26, painter, DUR Sunderland
      ...several other boarders...
    Census 1881 
    • RG11/4804, f 137, p 6 31 Westborough, Scarborough, YKS
      Johnson WANLESS Hd M 36 House Decorator + DUR Sunderland
      Louisa WANLESS Wi M 30 - YKS Leeds
      Harry WANLESS So U 9 Scholar YKS Scarborough
      Charles Edward WANLESS So U 6 Scholar YKS Scarborough
      Louisa WANLESS Da U 4 - YKS Scarborough
      Eleanor WANLESS Da U 5mo - YKS Scarborough
      Mary Ann STONEHOUSE Ser U 17 General Servant YKS Scarborough
    Census 1891  Scarborough, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 31 Westborough (RG12/3966/f100/p6)
      Johnson Wanless hd, md, 46, painter decorator, DUR Washington
      Louisa wife, 40, YKS Leeds
      Harry son, 18, apprentice house painter, YKS Scarboro
      Charles E. son, 16, apprentice house painter, YKS Scarboro
      Louisa dau, 14, scholar, YKS Scarboro
      Nellie dau, 10, scholar, YKS Scarboro
    Census 1901  Scarborough, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 4531 / 25
      Wanless Johnson 56 DUR Sunderland, House Decorator
      Wanless Louisa 50 YKS Leeds
      Wanless Harry 28 YKS Scarborough, House Decorator
      Wanless Chas 26 YKS Scarborough, House Decorator
      Wanless Louisa 24 YKS Scarborough
      Wanless Eleanor 20 YKS Scarborough
    Occupation 1871-1905  Scarborough, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    house decorator 
    Died 28 Feb 1905  Scarborough, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    PROB 28 Jun 1905  York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1905 WANLESS JOHNSON "Effects 6,839 2s. 8d.
      Resworn 7,089 2s.8d." "Of 31 Westborough, Scarborough, Painter & Paperhanger, died 28 February 1905, Probate York 28 June to Louisa Wanless, Widow and Henry Wanless and Charles Edward Wanless, Painters & Decorators."
    Notes 
    • Birthplace in 1881& 1901 is given as Sunderland, but is Washington in 1851 & 1891 and on his birth cert.
    Person ID I149  35: Robert Wanlass & other Wanlesses of Lumley & Ouston, Durham
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2016 

    Father Robert Wanless,   b. 1819, Low Dub Mire, Houghton-le-Spring, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Est 1897  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Jane Blackburn,   b. Abt 1821, Chester-le-Street, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1888, Bishopwearmouth, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married 9 Feb 1840  Bishopwearmouth, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F36  Group Sheet

    Family Louisa Lumb,   b. Abt 1851, Leeds, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1911, Scarborough, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Married 26 Oct 1871  High Worsall, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Henry "Harry" Wanless,   b. 1872, Scarborough, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1934, Scarborough, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     2. Charles Edward Wanless,   b. 1874, Scarborough, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1938, Scarborough, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     3. Louisa Wanless,   b. Abt 1877, Scarborough, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Eleanor "Nellie" Wanless,   b. Abt Nov 1880, Scarborough, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2016 
    Family ID F37  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S22] Birth Record, CHESTER-LE-STREET REG. DIST., HARRATON SUBDISTRICT (Reliability: 3).
      Thirteenth of January 1845 at Washington Staiths, Washington, Co. Durham. Johnson, a boy, father Robert Wanless, mother Jane Wanless formerly Blackburn, father a joiner, reported by Jane Wanless, mother, of Washington Staiths, on 15 Feb 1845.

    2. [S19] Census index, 1901, England.

    3. [S23] Marriage record, (Sunderland Reg. District) (Reliability: 3).
      Married in the parish church of Bishopwearmouth on 9 February 1840:
      Robert Wanless, full age, bachelor, cabinet maker, lives Grean(?), father Johnson Wanless a business(?) fitter(?) [running shifter? rummer shifter? can't read], to
      Jane Blackburn, a minor, spinster, lives Bedford Street, father Ralph Blackburn a engineman
      Both signed. Witnesses: Ralph Blackburn (his mark), Rob Renney(?)

    4. [S23] Marriage record, image at FindMyPast.co.uk (Reliability: 3).
      High Worsall, YKS - 26 Oct 1871 Johnson Wanless, 26, bachelor, painter, of Scarborough, father Robert Wanless, a joiner, married Louisa Lumb, 20, spinster, of High Worsall, father Amos Lumb a farmer. Both signed. Witnesses: Amos Lumb, Sara Ann Lumb.