John Henry Bradshaw

Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John Henry

When John Henry Bradshaw was born in 1858, in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Joseph Bradshaw, was 16 and his mother, Mary Ann Ashley, was 18. He married Emma Trigg on 28 March 1885, in Sheffield St Peter and St Paul, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Newton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and Nether Hallam, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1901.

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Family Time Line

John Henry Bradshaw
Emma Trigg
Marriage: 28 March 1885
Henry Bradshaw
Sampson Bradshaw
Walter Lockwood Bradshaw
Edith Bradshaw

Spouse and Children

28 March 1885
Sheffield St Peter and St Paul, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1859 · Lancashire Rifle Volunteers

Age 1

The Lancashire Rifle Volunteers started in the eighteenth century. Those that fought in the militia were selected by ballot. They were formed because of threat due to the Revolutionary War and the Napoleonic War.

Age 26

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 43

The East Lancashire Royal Engineers was a group of volunteers in a unit of Britian's Royal Engineers. They were started in Manchester in 1901. They fought on the western front during WWI and were part of the Dunkirk Evacuation during WWII.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the places called Bradshaw, for example in Lancashire and West Yorkshire, from Old English brād ‘broad’ + sceaga ‘thicket’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Henry Bradshaw in household of Joseph Bradshaw, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Henry Bradshaw, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • John Henry Bradshaw, "British Newspaper Archive, Family Notices"

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