NameJohn LAIDMAN, 9993, O1988
Birthca 1826
Baptism13 May 1827, Hesket in the Forest, CUL
Bapt Memo13 May John son of Wm and Deborah LADYMAN (sic) Hill Houses Farmer Minister John Harrison
Death5 Dec 1871, Carlisle, CUL
Death Memo12 Portland Place
Occupation1851: Agricultural Labourer; 1871: General Labourer; 1871: Grocer’s Sorter
FatherWilliam LAIDMAN , 8368, O1992 (ca1801-1862)
MotherDeborah GRAHAM , 8369 (~1801-1863)
Misc. Notes
Birth ca 1827 from baptism. 1829 from 1841 census (12 years old)
Baptism: John Son of Wm and Deborah Ladyman abode Hill Houses Farmer was bapd. May 13th

1841 census for Ainstable HO 107-171, 171/5, p. 20
Ainstable, Cumberland
William Laidman 40 (Male) Farmer y (born in County)
Deborah Do 40 (Female) y (born in County)
Jane Do 15 (Female) y (born in County)
John Do 12 (Male) y (born in County)
Ann Do 10 (Female) y (born in County)
William Do 8 (Male) y (born in County)
Thomas Do 6 (Male) y (born in County)
Deborah Do 4 (Female) y (born in County)
Christopher Do 1 (Male) y (born in County)
Joseph Bell 20 (Male) y(es, born in County)

1851 census return: H.O. 107/2427 566/1 folio 7 page 7 (Schedule 23, continued on folio 8 page 8)
23 Albyfield, Cumrew
William Laidman, Head, Mar., 49, Farmer of 123 acres of arable land and 280 acres of Mountain land (Employing 1 Labourer), born Westmorland Temple Sowerby
Deborah Laidman, Wife, Mar., 50, Farmer’s Wife, born Cumberland Hesket
John Laidman, Son, U, 22, Ag. Lab. Employed on the farm, born Cumberland Hesket
Ann Laidman, Daur, U, 21, Ag. Lab. Employed on the farm, born Cumberland Hutton
William Laidman, Son, U, 18, Ag. Lab. Employed on the farm, born Cumberland Hutton
Thomas Laidman, Son, U, 16, Ag. Lab. Employed on the farm, born Cumberland Ainstable
Deborah Laidman, Daur., 13, Ag. Lab. Employed on the farm, born Cumberland Ainstable
Christopher Laidman, Son, 11, Ag. Lab., born Cumberland Ainstable
Mary Laidman, Daur., 8, born Cumberland, Cumrew
Tamar Hodgson, Serv., U, 19, Farm Servant, born Cumberland Castlecarrock

1861 census return: RG9/3913 folio 89 page 1 (Schedule 1)
age 34, married, farm labourer, with wife Sarah (née COWEN) at Allen Grove, Wetheral, Cumberland, England, in a household headed by his widowed mother-in-law, Francis COWEN.
Frances Cowen Head Widow 62 Farmer (born) Little Corby Parish of Hayton
Sarah Laidman Dau(ghte)r Mar(ried) 33 (born) Wetheral
John Cowen Son Un(married) 30 Farm Labourer (born) Wetheral
Frances Cowan Dau(ghte)r Un(married) 22 Bansle(?) of Yarn(?) (born) Wetheral
George Cowen Son Un(married) 18 Farm Labourer (born) Wetheral
John Laidman Son in law Mar(ried) 34 Farm Labourer (born) Hesket in the Forest

1871 census return: RG10/5217, folio 88, page 26
12 Portland Place, Botchergate, Carlisle
John Laidman Head mar. 45 General Labourer (born) Hesket Cumberland
Sarah Laidman Wife Mar. 40 (born) Alengrove Wether(al) Cumberland
John William Laidman Son 9 Scholar (born) Alengrove Wetheral Cumberland
Frances Laidman daur. 6 Scholar (born) Sprunston Cumberland
Frances Cowen mother-in-law 73 Visitor (born) Warwick Bridge Cumberland
Hannah Daytun (?) Visitor mar. 30 Visitor (born) Arkendale Yorkshire

Death: 5 Dec 1871, 12 Portland Place, Carlisle, Cumberland, England, aged 49 (sic, b ca 1827, so aged 44 at death) [GRO D1871 Carlisle 10b 328 (Entry 6)]
REGISTRATION DISTRICT Carlisle
1871 DEATH in the Sub-district of St Cuthbert in the County of Cumberland
6 Fifth December 1871 12 Portland Place Carlisle John Laidman Male 49 Years Grocer's Sorter (cause of death) Small Pox 11 days Certified (informant) Christopher Laidman In attendance Blackwell St Cuthbert (registered) Sixth December 1871 William Birrell Registrar
Spouses
1Sarah COWEN, 11041
Birthca 1828, Wetheral, CUL
Birth MemoAllen Grove
Baptism23 Mar 1828, Wetheral, CUL
FatherRobert COWEN , 16546 (-<1876)
MotherFrances HARDEN , 11042 (ca1798-)
Misc. Notes
1851 census return: H.O. 107/2429 568/1 folio 57 page 1 (Schedule 1)
age 23, unmarried, at Allen Grove, St Paul's Holme Eden, Wetheral, Cumberland, England, with parents Robert and Frances COWEN (farmer and farmer's wife), and siblings John (20), Robert (18), James (15), Frances (13), William (12) and George (10)
Robert Cowen Head Mar(ried) 48 Farmer of 15 acres of land (born) Cumberland Carlisle
Frances Cowen Wife Mar(ried) 53 Farmer's wife (born) Cumberland Hayton
Sarah Cowen daur U(nmarried) 23 Farmer's daur (born) Cumberland Wetheral
John Cowen Son U(nmarried) 20 Farm Servant (born) Cumberland Wetheral
Robert Cowen Son U(nmarried) 18 Engineer (born) Cumberland Wetheral
James Cowen Son U(nmarried) 15 Scholar (born) Cumberland Wetheral
Frances Cowen Daur 13 Scholar (born) Cumberland Wetheral
William Cowen Son 12 Scholar (born) Cumberland Wetheral
George Cowen Son 10 Scholar (born) Cumberland Wetheral
Zellah Jane Liddel Cousin 7 (born) Cumberland Wetheral
Note: Allen Grove was the place of residence of Sarah's family in the 1851 Census. Only three schedules comprised Allen Grove, which was included in the ecclesiastical district of St Paul's Holme Eden and was adjacent to the villages of Burnriggs and Broadwath.

1861 census return: RG9/3913 folio 89 page 1 (Schedule 1)
Allen Grove, Wetheral, Cumberland
Frances Cowen Head Widow 62 Farmer (born) Little Corby Parish of Hayton
Sarah Laidman Dau(ghte)r Mar(ried) 33 (born) Wetheral
John Cowen Son Un(married) 30 Farm Labourer (born) Wetheral
Frances Cowan Dau(ghte)r Un(married) 22 Bansle(?) of Yarn(?) (born) Wetheral
George Cowen Son Un(married) 18 Farm Labourer (born) Wetheral
John Laidman Son in law Mar(ried) 34 Farm Labourer (born) Hesket in the Forest

1871 census return, RG10/5217, folio 88, page 26
12 Portland Place, Botchergate, Carlisle
John Laidman Head mar. 45 General Labourer (born) Hesket Cumberland
Sarah Laidman Wife Mar. 40 (born) Alengrove Wether(al) Cumberland
John William Laidman Son 9 Scholar (born) Alengrove Wetheral Cumberland
Frances Laidman daur. 6 Scholar (born) Sprunston Cumberland
and
Frances Cowen mother-in-law 73 Visitor (born) Warwick Bridge Cumberland
Hannah Daytun (?) Visitor mar. 30 Visitor (born) Arkendale Yorkshire

1876: 12 Portland Place, [Botchergate], Carlisle
Marriage24 Dec 1858, Wetheral, CUL
ChildrenRobert James , 16750, P2056 (1859-1860)
 John William , 11043, Q1238 (1861-1885)
 Frances , 11044, Q1244 (1864-)
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