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Dave's Ancestors - Lunt Family


The Lunt Family

Lunt Family Tree
Lunt Family Tree.
 

Generation 1.

William Lunt (1816 to 1875?), husband of Alice Meadow(s) (1814 to 1860).

Generation 2.

Lunt Family Tree
Lunt Family Tree.

Children of William and Alice


Margaret Lunt (1834 to 1895),
[Born on 21st June 1834, baptised on 31st August 1834 at St Mary the Virgin, West Derby.] [Wife of Thomas Fitton (1828 - 1908).]
Jane Lunt (1836 - ),
[Born on 13th November 1836, baptised on 5th March 1837 at St Mary the Virgin, West Derby.]
William Lunt (1839 - ),
[Born in 1st Quarter 1830, West Derby, Volume 20, Page 889].
Mary Lunt (1841 - ),
[Born in 1st Quarter 1841, West Derby, Volume 20, Page 926 ].
Charles Lunt (1842 - ).
Thomas Lunt (1844 - ),
[Born in 4th Quarter, West Derby, Volume 20, Page 955].
William Lunt (1847 - ),
[Born in 2nd Quarter, West Derby, Volume 20, Page 1162].
James Lunt (1848 - ).
George Lunt (1851 - ),
[Born on 12th November 1851, baptised on 4th January 1852 at St Mary the Virgin, West Derby].
Anne Lunt (1855 - ),
[Born on 3rd Quarter, Prescot, Volume 08b, Page 407].
John Lunt (1857 - 1857),
[Born on 13th October 1857, baptised on 23rd October 1857 at Hale; buried, age 16 days, on 1st November 1857, at Garston].




Further details of Dave's direct Lunt ancestors


The following sections contain details transcribed from documents such as census, birth, marriage and death certificates, parish records, newspapers, etc.

Unless otherwise stated, we have transcribed directly from the original document or from a scanned or photographic image of the original document.



 

William Lunt.

In Brief:

Birth:  between 1811 and 1816, [based on the 1841 and 1861 census].
Marriage:  To Alice Meadow(s) of Scarisbrick, on 4th June 1832, at St Peter, Liverpool.
1841 census:  Town Row, West Derby.
1851 census:  Town Row, West Derby.
1861 census:  Speke, (Near Liverpool).

After 1861: I have a theory that William remarried in 1861 and died in 1875.

In more detail:


William's Marriage.

William Lunt, (labourer), married Alice Meadows, (spinster) on 4th June 1832 at the Parish Church of St Peter, Liverpool.
Witnesses were Ellen Halsall and Edward Halsall.

NB. Alice Meadow(s) was born in Scarisbrick on 19th September 1814 to Thomas and Jane Meadow. She was baptised on 6th November 1814 at St Peter and St Paul, Ormskirk.


1841 Census.
Town Row, West Derby.
HO 107 520 / 10

Link to Town Row, West Derby at nls maps Link to Town Row, West Derby at nls maps
Link to Town Row, West Derby at Old-Maps.co.uk Link to Town Row, West Derby at Old-Maps.co.uk
Google map showing Town Row, West Derby Google map showing Town Row, West Derby
William Lunt, age 30, Ag Lab.
Alice Lunt, age 25.
Margaret Lunt, age 7.
Jane Lunt, age 5.
William Lunt, age 2.
Mary Lunt, age 3 months.

1851 Census.
Town Row, West Derby.
HO 107 2192.

Link to Town Row, West Derby at nls maps Link to Town Row, West Derby at nls maps
Link to Town Row, West Derby at Old-Maps.co.uk Link to Town Row, West Derby at Old-Maps.co.uk
Google map showing Town Row, West Derby Google map showing Town Row, West Derby

William is not at home, Alice is documented as head of the family.
(NB. There is a William Lunt working as a servant at a farm in Finch Lane, which might be 'our' William.)

Alice Lunt, age 35, laundress, born Scaresbrick.
Margaret Lunt, age 16, born West Derby.
William Lunt, age 12, born West Derby.
Charles Lunt, age 9, born West Derby.
Thomas Lunt, age 6, born West Derby.
James Lunt, age 3, born West Derby.

William widowed.

Alice Lunt, age 47, was buried at St Michaels, Garston, on 11th March 1860.
Her abode was noted as Speke Town.

1861 census. Speke, (near Liverpool).
RG 9 2739

Link to Speke at nls maps Link to Speke at nls maps
Link to Speke at Old-Maps.co.uk Link to Speke at Old-Maps.co.uk
Google map showing general location of Speke village. Google map showing general location of Speke village.

William is now a widower and has moved to Speke.
His daughter Margaret, and her husband and child, are also living there.

William Lunt age 45, Lab, born West Derby.
James Lunt, age 13, born West Derby.
George Lunt, age 10, born West Derby.
Ann Lunt, age 5, born Speke.
Thomas Fitton, age 34, Lab, born Garston.
Margaret Fitton, (William's daughter), age 26, born West Derby.
Alice Fitton, age 1, born Speke.


 

Margaret Lunt.


In Brief:


In detail:


Birth and Baptism.

From the parish register of St Mary the Virgin, West Derby, transcribed by Lancashire OPC:
Margaret Lunt was born on 21st June 1834, daughter of William Lunt, labourer, and his wife Alice.
She was baptised on 31st August 1834.

1841 Census.
Town Row, West Derby.
HO 107 520 / 10.

Link to Town Row, West Derby at nls maps Link to Town Row, West Derby at nls maps
Link to Town Row, West Derby at Old-Maps.co.uk Link to Town Row, West Derby at Old-Maps.co.uk
Google map showing Town Row, West Derby Google map showing Town Row, West Derby
William Lunt, age 30, Ag Lab.
Alice Lunt, age 25.
Margaret Lunt, age 7.
Jane Lunt, age 5.
William Lunt, age 2.
Mary Lunt, age 3 months.

1851 Census.
Town Row, West Derby.
HO 107 2192.

William is not at home, Alice is noted as head of the family.
Link to Town Row, West Derby at nls maps Link to Town Row, West Derby at nls maps
Link to Town Row, West Derby at Old-Maps.co.uk Link to Town Row, West Derby at Old-Maps.co.uk
Google map showing Town Row, West Derby Google map showing Town Row, West Derby
Alice Lunt, age 35, laundress, born Scaresbrick.
Margaret Lunt, age 16, born West Derby.
William Lunt age 12, born West Derby.
Charles Lunt age 9, born West Derby.
Thomas Lunt age 6, born West Derby.
James Lunt age 3, born West Derby.

Margaret Lunt's Marriage.

Link to Pitt Street and Frederick Street at nls maps Link to Pitt Street and Frederick Street at nls maps
Link to Old-Maps.co.uk Link to Pitt Street and Frederick Street at Old-Maps.co.uk
Google map showing general location of Pitt Street and Frederick Street Google map showing general location of Pitt Street and Frederick Street
Margaret Lunt married Thomas Fitton on 21st May 1860 at the Parish Church, Liverpool.
Both were described as being of full age.
Thomas' father was George Fitton, labourer.
Margaret's father was William Lunt, labourer.
Thomas lived in Frederick Street, while Margaret was in Pitt Street.
Witnesses were John Richmond and Margaret Leadbetter.

1861 census. Speke, (Nr Liverpool)
RG 9 2739

Link to Speke at nls maps Link to Speke at nls maps
Link to Speke at Old-Maps.co.uk Link to Speke at Old-Maps.co.uk
Google map showing general location of Speke village. Google map showing general location of Speke village.

Margaret and Thomas are living with her father, William, who is now a widower.

William Lunt, age 45, Lab, born West Derby.
James Lunt, age 13, born West Derby.
George Lunt, age 10, born West Derby.
Ann Lunt, age 5, born Speke.
Thomas Fitton, age 34, Lab, born Garston.
Margaret Fitton, (William's daughter,) age 26, born West Derby.
Alice Fitton, age 1, born Speke.

1871 census.
16 Mona Street, Garston.
RG10 3853.

Link to Mona Street, Garston Town at nls maps Link to Mona Street, Garston at nls maps
Link to Mona Street, Garston at Old-Maps.co.uk Link to Mona Street, Garston at Old-Maps.co.uk
Map showing Mona Street, Garston Map showing Mona Street, Garston.
Thomas Fitton, age 42, Gardener, Born Garston.
Margaret Fitton, age 40, born West Derby.
Alice Fitton, age 11, born Garston.
Margaret Fitton, age 9, born Garston.
George Fitton, age 7, born Garston.
Charles Fitton, age 5, born Garston.
Mary Ellen Fitton, age 2, born Garston.
also, Thomas Lunt, Margaret's brother, age 25, Carter, born West Derby.


1881 census.
6 Queen Street, Garston.
RG11 3719.

Link to Queen Street, Garston at nls maps Link to Queen Street, Garston at nls maps
Link to Queen Street, Garston at Old-Maps.co.uk Link to Queen Street, Garston at Old-Maps.co.uk
Google map showing Queen Street, Garston Google map showing Queen Street, Garston
Thomas Fitton, age 53, Labourer, born Garston.
Margaret Fitton, age 50, born West Derby.
Alice Fitton, aged 20, born Speke.
George Fitton, aged 17, born Garston.
Charles Fitton, aged 15.
Mary Ellen Fitton, aged 12.
Anne Jane Fitton, aged 8.


1891 census.
6 Queen Street, Garston.
RG12 3004.

Link to Queen Street, Garston at nls maps Link to Queen Street, Garston at nls maps
Link to Queen Street, Garston at Old-Maps.co.uk Link to Queen Street, Garston at Old-Maps.co.uk
Google map showing Queen Street, Garston Google map showing Queen Street, Garston
Thomas Fitton, age 63, Gen Labourer, born Garston.
Margaret Fitton, age 62, born West Derby.
Mary E. Fitton, age 22, born Garston.
Also, a lodger, William Meredith, aged 25, a general labourer, born in Wales.


Margaret's Death.

Margaret Fitton died in 1895 and was buried at St Michael, Garston, on 1st June.
Her husband, Thomas Fitton, died and buried in the same place in 1908.

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