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Joshua Buckton (1819-1899 ) of Joshua Buckton and Co
1819 Born in Leeds
1851 Living at St. Mark's Place, Leeds (age 31 born Leeds), Engineer and Iron Founder. Master employing 80 hands. With wife Mary (age 23 born Leeds) and son William Henry (age 2). Two servants. 
1859 of Well House Foundry, Leeds.
1861 Married Elizabeth Lupton
1861 Joshua Buckton 41, mechanical engineer employing 190 men and 66 boys, living in Chapel Allerton with his wife Elizabeth 40, Mary Emily Buckton 9, Caroline Annie Buckton 7, and their governess Agnes Jackson Buckton 32
1884 Married Helen Shepherd in Leeds
1895 Died in Leeds