Robert Shenton Kilshaw

20 February 1808–1880 (Age 71)
Garstang, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Robert Shenton

When Robert Shenton Kilshaw was born on 20 February 1808, in Garstang, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Kilshaw Jr., was 27 and his mother, Mary Shenton, was 23. He married Hannah Fielding on 18 November 1827, in Church Kirk, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Accrington, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Withnell, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1871. He died in 1880, in Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 72.

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Robert Shenton Kilshaw
Hannah Fielding
Marriage: 18 November 1827
David Kilshaw
Alice Kilshaw
Paul Kilshaw
William Kilshaw
John Kilshaw
Fielding Kilshaw
Shenton Kilshaw
Doctor Kilshaw
Robert Kilshaw

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18 November 1827
Church Kirk, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom


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Age 7

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1825 · Museum of Lancashire

Age 17

The Museum of Lancashire is located in the former courthouse of Preston in Lancashire, England. The building was designed by Thomas Rickman. Some the exhibits include Lancashire through the years, at work, at play, goes to war, and law and order. All depict different times and events in Lancashire county. The museum closed in 2015 and is now only opened for scheduled appointments.

Age 22

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

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In William K Barton's journal he writes on Aug. 1st 1873, "Found after an absence of thirty years residence of my grandmother and grandfather, on my mother’s side, but found that they had died, and t …

Sources (3)

  • Robert Kilshaw, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Robert Kilshaw, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Robert Kilshaw, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

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