NameJohn LAIDMAN, 10432, Q1235
Birth19 May 1860, Heversham, WES
Baptism24 Jun 1860, Levens, WES Age: <1
DeathJ1937, Kendal, WES
Occupation1881: Servant; 1871, 1891: Farm labourer; 1901: General labourer; 1911: Stone Breaker
FatherThomas LAIDMAN , 10292, O1476 (ca1828-1895)
MotherEleanor WALKER , 10405 (ca1822-1869)
Misc. Notes
1861 Census Returns: RG9/3972 folio 82 page 3
Beathwaite Green, Levens, near Milnthorpe, Westmorland
Thomas Lademan, head, married, 32, Lab. born Hesket
Eleanor Lademan, wife, married, 38, born Heversham, Westmorland
Thomas Lademan, son, 5, born Heversham, Westmorland
Elizabeth E. Lademan, daur. 3, born Heversham, Westmorland
John Lademan, son, 10 months, born Heversham, Westmorland

1871 census return: RG10/5290 folio 32 page 17
[Westmorland], Levens, Bridge Row
Thomas Laidman, son, Unm, 16, Farm Labourer, born Westmoreland [sic] Heversham
John Laidman, son, 11, Farm Labourer, born Westmoreland Heversham
William Laidman, son, 5, born Westmoreland Heversham
Margaret Jane Laidman, Daur, 3, born Westmoreland Heversham
Ann Taylor, Servant, W, 57, House Keeper, born Westmoreland Beetham
[Note: The family has no “Head”, but appears as a continuation of the family in the previous entry, who however live at a different address]

1881 census returns: RG11/5215 folio 79 page 3
Nether Levens, Levens, Westmorland
John Harrison, head, unm. 43, Farmer of 271 Acres (employing 8 Serv), born Longsleddale, Westmorland
Ann Harrison, sister, unm. 45, Sister & House Keeper, born Longsleddale, Westmorland
Agnes Harrison, mother, married, 79, Formerly Farmers Wife, born Longsleddale, Westmorland
William Atkinson, serv. unm. 26, Serv (Head Man) (Ag Lab), born Westmorland
John Laidman, sev. unm. 21, Serv (Second Man), born Westmorland
+ other servants

1891 Census Returns: RG12/4334 folio 35 page 3 (Schedule 11)
Rose Villa, hamlet of Hale, township of Beetham, Milnthorpe, Westmorland, England
age 30, married, farm labourer, with wife Frances W (30) and daughters Elizabeth Ellen (7), Susanna T (4) and Frances (1)
John Laidman Head married 30 Farm Labourer employed (born) Beathwaite Green Westd
Frances Laidman Wife married 30 (born) Helsington Westd
Elizabeth Ellen Laidman Daughter Single 7 (born) Hale Westd
Susanna Laidman Daughter Single 4 (born) Hale Westd
Frances Laidman Daughter Single 1 (born) Hale Westd

1901 Census Returns: RG13/4914 folio 49, page 12 (Schedule 65)
Kilgreen Cottage, Beetham, Whassett, Westmorland, England
age 40, married, general labourer, with wife Frances W (40) and children Susanna T (14), Francis (11), Margaret A (9), John T W (6) and Florence A (2)
John Laidman Head M(arried) 40 General Labourer (born) Westmorld Beathwaite Green
Frances W Laidman wife M(arried) 40 (born) Westmorld Kendal
Susanna T Laidman dau(ghte)r S(ingle) 14 (born) Westmorld Hale Beetham
Frances Laidman dau(ghte)r 11 (born) Westmorld Hale Beetham
Margaret A Laidman dau(ghte)r 9 (born) Westmorld Hale Beetham
John T W Laidman son 6 (born) Westmorld Whassett Beetham
Florence A Laidman dau(ghte)r 2 (born) Westmorld Whassett Beetham

1911 census return: RG14PN31661 RG78PN1821 RD581 SD4 ED2 SN101
Westmorland, Holme, Mount Pleasant
John Laidman, Head, 50, Married, Stone Breaker, Rural District Council, Worker, born Westmorland Withersland [sic, for Witherslack]
Francis [sic] Laidman, Wife, 50, Married 28 years, 8 children all living, born Westmorland Kendal
Susannah ["Laidman" deleted] Holder, Daughter, 24, Married 4 years, 2 children 1 living 1 dead, General Servant Domestic, Worker, born Westmorland ["Hale" deleted] Beetham
Francis [sic] Laidman, Daughter, 21, Single, Wooden Box Maker, Wooden Box Manuf, Worker, born Westmorland Hale
Margaret Ann Laidman, Daughter, 19, Single, Wooden Box Maker, Wooden Box Manuf, Worker, born Westmorland Hale
John Thomas Laidman, Son, 16, Single, Mat Maker, Cocoa Mat-Manuf, Worker, born Westmorland ["Whasset" deleted] Beetham
Florence Laidman, Daughter, 12, School, born Westmorland Whasset
Constance Annie Laidman, Daughter, 10, School, born Westmorland Whasset
William H[enr]y Laidman, Son, 6, School, born Westmorland Holme
Ivy Holder, grand Daughter, 2, born Wales Llanhilleth [Llanhilledd] Monmouthshire
Stanley Laidman, Grandson, 1 month, born Westmorland Holme

Summary: 19 May 1860 Beathwaite Green, Kendal, Westmorland (baptism)
7 Apr 1861 Beathwaite Green, Levens, Milnthorpe, Westmorland (census)
3 Apr 1881 Nether Levens, Levens, Westmorland (census)
ca 1884 Hale, Beetham, Westmorland (birth of daughter Elizabeth Ellen)
ca 1887 Hale, Beetham, Westmorland (birth of daughter Susanna T)
5 Apr 1891 Rose Villa, hamlet of Hale, township of Beetham, Milnthorpe, Westmorland (census)
31 Mar 1901 Kilgreen Cottage, Beetham, Whasset, Westmotland (census)
J1937 Kendal RD, Westmorland (death)
Spouses
Birthca 1860, Kendal, WES
Birth MemoHelsington
Baptism8 Jul 1860, Kendal, WES
Bapt MemoHelsington
Death17 Aug 1950, Westmorland South RD, WES
MotherSusannah Thornton CLARK , 16359
Misc. Notes
1891 Census Returns: RG12/4334 folio 35 page 3 (Schedule 11)
Rose Villa, hamlet of Hale, township of Beetham, Milnthorpe, Westmorland, England
John Laidman Head married 30 Farm Labourer employed (born) Beathwaite Green Westd
Frances Laidman Wife married 30 (born) Helsington Westd
Elizabeth Ellen Laidman Daughter Single 7 (born) Hale Westd
Susanna Laidman Daughter Single 4 (born) Hale Westd
Frances Laidman Daughter Single 1 (born) Hale Westd

1901 Census Returns: RG13/4914 folio 49, page 12 (Schedule 65)
Kilgreen Cottage, Beetham, Whassett, Westmorland, England
John Laidman Head M(arried) 40 General Labourer (born) Westmorld Beathwaite Green
Frances W Laidman wife M(arried) 40 (born) Westmorld Kendal
Susanna T Laidman dau(ghte)r S(ingle) 14 (born) Westmorld Hale Beetham
Frances Laidman dau(ghte)r 11 (born) Westmorld Hale Beetham
Margaret A Laidman dau(ghte)r 9 (born) Westmorld Hale Beetham
John T W Laidman son 6 (born) Westmorld Whassett Beetham
Florence A Laidman dau(ghte)r 2 (born) Westmorld Whassett Beetham

1911 census return: RG14PN31661 RG78PN1821 RD581 SD4 ED2 SN101
Westmorland, Holme, Mount Pleasant
John Laidman, Head, 50, Married, Stone Breaker, Rural District Council, Worker, born Westmorland Withersland [sic, for Witherslack]
Francis [sic] Laidman, Wife, 50, Married 28 years, 8 children all living, born Westmorland Kendal
Susannah ["Laidman" deleted] Holder, Daughter, 24, Married 4 years, 2 children 1 living 1 dead, General Servant Domestic, Worker, born Westmorland ["Hale" deleted] Beetham
Francis [sic] Laidman, Daughter, 21, Single, Wooden Box Maker, Wooden Box Manuf, Worker, born Westmorland Hale
Margaret Ann Laidman, Daughter, 19, Single, Wooden Box Maker, Wooden Box Manuf, Worker, born Westmorland Hale
John Thomas Laidman, Son, 16, Single, Mat Maker, Cocoa Mat-Manuf, Worker, born Westmorland ["Whasset" deleted] Beetham
Florence Laidman, Daughter, 12, School, born Westmorland Whasset
Constance Annie Laidman, Daughter, 10, School, born Westmorland Whasset
William H[enr]y Laidman, Son, 6, School, born Westmorland Holme
Ivy Holder, grand Daughter, 2, born Wales Llanhilleth [Llanhilledd] Monmouthshire
Stanley Laidman, Grandson, 1 month, born Westmorland Holme


1950 LAIDMAN Frances Wilson of Mount Pleasant Holme Westmorland widow died 17 August 1950 Probate Lancaster 11 December to John Thomas Wilson Laidman county council roadman. Effects £497.12s.
Marriage13 May 1883, Kendal, WES
Misc. Notes
Marriage solemnized at The Register Office in the District of Kendal in the County of Westmorland
Thirteenth May 1883
John Laidman 22 years Bachelor Farm Servant Beetham Hall Beetham (father) Thomas Laidman Farm Labourer
Frances Wilson Clark 22 years Spinster Domestic Servant Foulston Lupton (no details of father)
ChildrenElizabeth Ellen , 12307, Q1652 (1883-)
 Susannah Thornton , 12308, Q1335 (1886-)
 Frances , 12309, Q1346 (1889-)
 Margaret Ann , 12311, R1585 (1891-)
 John Thomas Wilson , 10874, R1360 (1895-1965)
 Florence Agnes , 12316, R1371 (1898-)
 Constance Annie , 12319, R1600 (1902-)
 William Henry , 12321, R1651 (1905-1960)
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