Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 149,270 pages of information and 234,239 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Ann Butler

From Graces Guide

Jump to: navigation, search

of Kirkstall Forge

1777 Born Ann Beecroft in Headingley, Yorkshire, daughter of George and Elizabeth

1801 Married Thomas Butler on April 23, 1801, in Leeds.

They had 10 children in 14 years.

1841 Living at Kirkstall Forge, Leeds (age 55), Iron Founder. With Jane Butler (age 30) and Thomas Butler (age 30), Iron Master. Also listed is Septima Beecroft (age 3) and four other people.[1]

1851 Living at Kirkstall Forge, Leeds, age 73. In the adjoining property was her son John Octavius Butler, iron master and engineer, his wife Anne, 38, and 4 children[2]

1853 Died in September 1853 in Hunslet.

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. 1841 Census
  2. 1851 census