John Blackburn

Photo:Primitive Methodist Magazine 1858

Primitive Methodist Magazine 1858

Copy provided by Steven Carter

1813-1874

By Geoff Dickinson

John was born on 13 July 1813 in Ingham, Lincolnshire to parents Thomas and Anne. He was baptised on 18 July 1813.

He married Mary Wilkinson (1814-1881) on 19 June 1839 at Bossall, Yorkshire. They had three children.

  • Thomas (b1840)
  • John (1842-1888) – a grocer
  • Alfred (1845-1871) – a book-keeper

John died on 8 August 1874 in Bradford, Yorkshire.

Circuits

  • 1835 Wakefield
  • 1836 Hull
  • 1838 York
  • 1839 Malton
  • 1840 Horncastle
  • 1841 Scotter
  • 1842 Epworth
  • 1843 Louth
  • 1845 Bradford
  • 1849 Middleham
  • 1851 Belfast
  • 1853 Wrexham
  • 1855 Lancaster
  • 1857 Buckden
  • 1858 Buckden & St Neots
  • 1862 Bradford (S)

 

References

Primitive Methodist Magazine 1858/577; 1875/299

PM Minutes 1875/8

W Leary, Directory of Primitive Methodist Ministers and their Circuits, 1990

Census Returns and Births, Marriages & Deaths Registers

This page was added by Geoff Dickinson on 18/07/2012.