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Simeon Lord

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Simeon Lord, of Lord Brothers

c.1794 Born in Todmorden

1841 Simeon Lord 45, mule spinner cotton, lived in Todmorden with Mary Lord 45, Sarah Lord 20, Isabella Lord 15, Mary Lord 15, Jerry Lord 11; next door to John Lord and on the other side Samuel Fielden [1]

1851 Simeon Lord 57, factory overlooker, lived in Langfield, Yorks, with Mary Lord 60, Jeremiah Lord 21, Sarah Ann Lord 6[2]

1854 Simeon Lord, formerly of New Church-road, Bacup, in the county of Lancaster, carrying on business at Spring Mill, Bacup aforesaid, in copartnership with Thomas Lord and John Lord, as Cotton Warp Sizers, under the style or firm of Lord Brothers, and late in lodgings, Fulledge, Meadow, Burnley, in the said county, out of business (sued with Thomas Lord and John Lord) was brought before the Court under the Act for the Relief of Insolvent Debtors[3]

1854 Thomas Lord, formerly of Bank Top, Todmorden, in the county of Lancaster, Schoolmaster, at the same time carrying on business in copartnership with Samuel Ward Walton, as Sizers, under the style or firm of Walton and Lord, afterwards of Church-street, Todmorden aforesaid, Schoolmaster, and carrying on business at Bacup, in the said county, in copartnership with John Lord and Simeon Lord, as Cotton Warp Sizers, under the style or firm of Lord Brothers, and late of Church-street, Todmorden aforesaid, out of business (sued with John and Simeon Lord), was brought before the Court under the Act for the Relief of Insolvent Debtors[4]


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Sources of Information

  1. 1841 census
  2. 1851 census
  3. London Gazette 18 Aug 1854
  4. London Gazette 18 Aug 1854