See also

Family of William Edmund WHITTAKER and Anne KELHAM

Husband: William Edmund WHITTAKER (c. 1835-1891)
Wife: Anne KELHAM (1840-1921)
Children: Elizabeth Martha WHITTAKER (1879-1949)
Mirian Ann WHITTAKER (1881-1961)
Marriage 19 Oct 1878 Derby1

Husband: William Edmund WHITTAKER

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William Edmund WHITTAKER, William Whittaker Grave 2

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William Edmund WHITTAKER, William Whittaker Grave 1

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William Edmund WHITTAKER, 2006, age 171, William Whittaker grave 3

Name: William Edmund WHITTAKER
Sex: Male
Father: William WHITTAKER ( - )
Mother: -
Note: Age 55 when he died. GRO index Derby 7b 263.
Age 27 in 1861 census - puts dob in 1834 or 5. At the time he was lodging with his wife and 1 year old son Arthur in Park Street, Derby.
Shares grave with son Karl and daughter Emma (Malin)2
Birth c. 1835 Macclesfield2
Occupation Wood turner, Woodyard Owner2
Residence 14 Apr 1862 (age 26-27) Copeland Street, Derby
Copeland Street, Derby
Residence 1891 (age 55-56) 138 Siddals Road, Derby
138 Siddals Road, Derby
Address on a postcard from The Derby Funeral Warehouse to his wife Ann. He is known as both William Edmund and Edmund William.
Occupation Wood Turner3
Death Aug 1891 (age 55-56) Derby4
Burial 22 Aug 1891 Grave 7305, Nottingham Road Cemetery, Derby5

Wife: Anne KELHAM

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Anne KELHAM, 2004, age 163, Ann Whittaker Martha Kelham grave

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Anne KELHAM, 2004, age 164, AW MK grave 2

Name: Anne KELHAM6
Sex: Female
Father: William KELHAM (1806-1877)
Mother: Elizabeth REAR (1809-1889)
Note: Lived in Traffic Street, Derby before marrying William. Gravestone and Mirian's birthday book say she was born in 1840. Buried in grave no 1086
Birth 25 Oct 1840
Education 1861 (age 20) Whitelands College; Chelsea2
Residence 1878 (age 37-38) Traffic Street, Derby
Traffic Street, Derby
At time of marriage.
Residence 1879 (age 38-39) 92 Park St, Derby
92 Park St, Derby
Residence 1891 (age 50-51) 138 Siddals Road, Derby
138 Siddals Road, Derby
Residence 1896 (age 55-56) Barkestone
Occupation School Mistress6
Death 5 Jan 1921 (age 80) Barkestone
Burial 8 Jan 1921 Barkestone le Vale Churchyard

Child 1: Elizabeth Martha WHITTAKER

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Elizabeth Martha WHITTAKER

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Elizabeth Martha WHITTAKER, 2004, age 125, Albert and Elizabeth grave 2

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Elizabeth Martha WHITTAKER, 2004, age 125, 37 London Road closeup

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Elizabeth Martha WHITTAKER, 2004, age 125, 37 London Road

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Spouse: Albert Henry PERCIVAL, 648JRP53xTrips02

Name: Elizabeth Martha WHITTAKER
Sex: Female
Spouse: Albert Henry PERCIVAL (1877-1959)
Cause of Death: Cerebral Thrombosis
Children: John Henry PERCIVAL (1894-1979)
Evelyn Annie PERCIVAL (1900-1902)
Edmund George Vincent PERCIVAL (1907-1951)
Birth 5 Jul 1879 92 Park St, Derby
Death 4 Apr 1949 (age 69) Coalville
Cause: Cerebral Thrombosis
Burial 7 Apr 1949 Broom Leys Cemetery, Coalville - grave no 5909

Child 2: Mirian Ann WHITTAKER

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Mirian Ann WHITTAKER, MAW

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Mirian Ann WHITTAKER, 2004, age 122, MAW and JBK grave

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Mirian Ann WHITTAKER

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Mirian Ann WHITTAKER

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Spouse: John Bonser KIRK

Name: Mirian Ann WHITTAKER
Sex: Female
Spouse: John Bonser KIRK (1866-1947)
Note: Lived in Church Street at age 19 (1901) as a servant (Governess)
Birth 8 Dec 1881 Derby
Occupation Governess
Moved from Barkestone to Radcliffe to look after 'auntie' 1923 (age 41-42)
Death 16 Nov 1961 (age 79)
Burial Plungar Churchyard

Note on Marriage

Lived at 92 Park St, Derby3

Note on Husband: William Edmund WHITTAKER

Age 55 when he died. GRO index Derby 7b 263.

Age 27 in 1861 census - puts dob in 1834 or 5. At the time he was lodging with his wife and 1 year old son Arthur in Park Street, Derby.

Shares grave with son Karl and daughter Emma (Malin)2

Note on Wife: Anne KELHAM

Lived in Traffic Street, Derby before marrying William. Gravestone and Mirian's birthday book say she was born in 1840. Buried in grave no 1086

Note on Child 2: Mirian Ann WHITTAKER

Lived in Church Street at age 19 (1901) as a servant (Governess)

Sources

1"Whittaker-Kelham Marriage Certificate". Assessment: Primary evidence.
2"1861 Census".
3"Elizabeth Martha Whittaker's Birth Certificate".
4"William E Whittaker Burial Note". Confirmed at Nottingham Road Cemetery, Derby Sep 12th 2006
5Ibid.
6"Whittaker-Kelham Marriage Certificate".