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1891 Living in Ashton Under Lyne, with his uncles Richard Bickerton (age 39) mechanical engineer, Harry N Bickerton (age 33) mechanical engineer, and his sister Agnes Balmford (age 16)
1911 Living at Abbeyville, Gorton, Manchester: Hanna Harriet Balmford (age 66 born Oldham), a Widow, with her three children; Edward Balmford (age 27 born Ashton-under-Lyne), Mechanical Engineer; Alfred Bickerton Balmford (age 25 born Warrington), Mechanical Engineer; and Mable Balmford (age 30 born Alsager). Also her brother Richard Bickerton (age 59 born Middleton), Mechanical Engineer. Four servants.