Reuben Schofield

ID No.1001, (circa 1834 - circa 1898)
Reuben Schofield
Father*01 Schofield
Mother*Sarah ?-----?1 b. c 1812
Step-fatherGeorge Dobson1,2 b. c 1809
Relationship2nd great-grandfather of Tony Collins
on charts:
Ancestor Chart for Tony
Descendent Chart for Reuben Schofield
Birth*c 1834 Reuben Schofield was born in Colne, Lancashire, England.1,2,3,4 
Occupation30 Mar 1851 He was a tailor with stepfather.1  
Census 1851
30 Mar 1851 The 1851 UK Census enumerated Reuben Schofield as being son of the wife of George Dobson, Head of the household at 2 Shackleton Street, Colne, Lancashire, England.1 
Occupation17 Dec 1854 Reuben Schofield was a tailor.2  
Residence*17 Dec 1854 He lived at Grimshaw Street, Burnley, Lancashire, England.2 
Marriage*17 Dec 1854 He married Judith Atkinson, daughter of William Atkinson, in St Peter's Church, Burnley, Lancashire, England. The marriage was solemnised by Rev R.A. Tuckniss.2,3,4 
Occupation7 Apr 1861 Reuben Schofield was a tailor, employing 1 man.3  
Census 1861*7 Apr 1861 The 1861 UK Census enumerated Reuben Schofield as Head of household at Waterside, Colne, Lancashire, England.3 
Census 1871*2 Apr 1871 The 1871 UK Census enumerated Reuben Schofield as Head of household at Shackletons Building, Colne, Lancashire, England.4 
Occupation*2 Apr 1871 He was a master tailor, employing 1 man.4  
Occupation26 Feb 1881 He was a tailor.5  
Death*c 1898 He is believed to have died c 1898.6 


Judith Atkinson (c 1836 - )
Last Edited22 Dec 2018


  1. [S52] Census Eng: 1851: HO107,2254,490,10 sch:3.
  2. [S12] Marr Cert: 1854/4: Burnley 8e,233,332.
  3. [S52] Census Eng: 1861: RG9,3080,104,30 sch:146.
  4. [S52] Census Eng: 1871: RG10,4157,143,3 sch:15.
  5. [S12] Marr Cert: 1881/1: Burnley,8e,263,48.
  6. [S88] Ext. Research: Miss B Spieth (136).
  7. [S52] Census Eng: 1871: RG10,4157,143,4 sch:15.