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 148,414 pages of information and 233,868 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

James Wheeler Cross

From Graces Guide

Jump to: navigation, search

James Wheeler Cross (1841-1933) of Cross Brothers

1851 Living at 27 Charles Street, Birmingham): Charles Cross (age 45 born Ridge), Green Grocer. With his wife Charlotte Cross (age 45 born Wednesbury) and their six children; Ann Cross (age 15 born Wednesbury); Joseph Cross (age 13 born Wednesbury), Brass Founder; Thomas Cross (age 11 born Wednesbury), Lamp Maker; James Cross (age 9 born Wednesbury); William Cross (age 8 born Wednesbury); and Ellen Cross (age 4 born Birmingham).[1]

1860 Married in King's Norton to Mary Ann Eades

1911 Living at Trewithen, 226 Northfield Road, Kings Norton: James Wheeler Cross (age 70 born Wednesbury), Gun Action Machinist - Employer. With his wife Mary Ann Cross (age 66 born Birmingham) and their daughter Ada Cross (age 44 born Birmingham). Also visitors William Frederick Bagley (age 43 born Wolverhampton), Lock Maker, and his wife Laura Bagley (age 42 born Birmingham).[2]

1933 February 3rd. Died, of 45 Woodfield Avenue, Penn, Wolverhampton. Probate to Alfred Cross, engineer, and to Ada Cross, spinster.

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. 1851 Census
  2. 1911 census