George Wanless

George Wanless

Male 1826-1828 - 1887  (59 years)

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  • Name George Wanless 
    Born 1826-1828  Hunslet, Leeds, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence Feb 1850  Hunslet, Leeds, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Jack Lane 
    Residence Apr 1852  Hunslet, Leeds, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Plumber Street 
    Residence Oct 1852  Hunslet, Leeds, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sloe Street 
    Residence Apr 1854  Hunslet, Leeds, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Derby Street 
    Census 1861  Hunslet, Leeds, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • FHL 543120--p. 37 1/2 1861 Census St Marys, Hunslet, Leeds, Eng.
      "George Wanless, head, 35, carter laborer, born York. Hunslet.
      Ellen Wanless, wife, 33
      Sam'l Wanless, son, 8, scholar
      Ellen Wanless, dau, 7"
    Residence Aug 1873  Hunslet, Leeds, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    16 Derby Crescent 
    Census 1881  Hunslet, Leeds, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • RG11/4491, f34, p7 16 Silver Cross St., Hunslet
      George Wanless Head M 53 Coal Merchant Place of birth= Hunslet
      Ellen Wanless Wife M 53 Place of birth=Holbeck
      Ellen Wanless Daughter W 27 =Hunslet
      Sam Wanless Grandson 5 Scholar =Hunslet
      Harry Wanless Grandson 2 =Hunslet
    Occupation Hunslet, Leeds, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    labourer & carrier 
    • Coal dealer in 1873.
    Died 4 Oct 1887  Hunslet, Leeds, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 7 Oct 1887  Woodhouse Hill Cemetery, Hunslet, Leeds, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • !Emily Wanless Reeves Record Book, p. 18;

      His temple work was performed at the request of Mary Ann Wanless Fielding, sister of the above, who was still living in Salt Lake City abt 1916."

      Claire Wandless database:
      "Name: Wanless, George
      Address: in 1881 Hunslet Leeds possibly Jack Lane, 1872 possibly 16 Denby Cresc Hunslet
      Born: 1828? Hunslet Leeds
      Died: 4/4 1887 Aged 59, Reg Hunslet GRO
      Buried: 07.10.1887 at Hunslet
      Spouse: Ellen (DOB 1828?) from Hunslet
      Children: Ellen, (Henry?), Emma, Prob Samuel
      Occupation: Coal Merchant
      Source: Yorks 1881 Census Folio 34/Hunslet Burial Index
      Comments: Grave No 2087. Samuel also in this grave. Only this Household in Hunslet/Leeds in 1881 Census
      Ref #1481"

      !Birth: Emily Wanless Reeves Temple Record Book #1 Page 1.
    Person ID I196  3: George Wanless & Mercime Riddell of Yetholm, Roxburghshire, Scotland
    Last Modified 13 Jul 2005 

    Father William Wanless,   b. 2 May 1792, Roxburgh Parish, Roxburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1862, Leeds, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Sarah Edson,   b. Abt 1808, of Hunslet, Leeds, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1843, Hunslet, Leeds, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 35 years) 
    Married 9 Jul 1827  Knaresborough, North Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F77  Group Sheet

    Family Ellen Othick,   b. from Hunslet, Leeds, England or Holbeck Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef Oct 1907 
    Married 1849  Hunslet, Leeds, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Emma Wanless,   b. 16 Feb 1850, Hunslet, Leeds, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1852, Hunslet, Leeds, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     2. Samuel Wanless,   b. 29 Apr 1852, Hunslet, Leeds, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1875  (Age 22 years)
     3. Ellen Wanless,   b. 6 Mar 1854, Hunslet, Leeds, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2003 
    Family ID F80  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    George Wanless (abt 1828-1887), s/o Wm Wanless & Sarah Edson, in Leeds, YKS est 1860-1870
    George Wanless (abt 1828-1887), s/o Wm Wanless & Sarah Edson, in Leeds, YKS est 1860-1870
    On the back is the printed logo, "H. Harper, Cookridge St., Leeds". Original in possession of Lois Reeves Petterson, Salt Lake City, UT.

  • Sources 
    1. [S98] Burial register, Hunslet, Leeds, Yorkshire.

    2. [S127] GRO Index, GEORGE WANLESS 1849 JUNE HUNSLET XXIII 281 (Reliability: 3).