Richard Burrell

ID No.1630, (3 January 1836 - )
Father*Robert Burrell1,2,3 b. 30 Apr 1803, d. 1871
Mother*Sophia Witham2,3 b. c 1802, d. 1876
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of Tony Collins
on charts:
Descendent Chart for William Burrill
Birthc 1835 Richard Burrell was born in Burnley, Lancashire, England.1,4,5,6 
Christening*3 Jan 1836 He was christened in St Peter's Parish Church, Burnley, Lancashire, England.3 
Census 1841
6 Jun 1841 The 1841 UK Census enumerated Richard Burrell as residing at Fletcher's Building, Burnley, Lancashire, England, along with Sophia Burrell, Elizabeth Burrell, Margaret Burrell, Thomas Burrell, Mary Burrell, Bridget Burrell and Sophia Burrell.7 
Census 1851
30 Mar 1851 The 1851 UK Census enumerated Richard Burrell as being son of Robert Burrell, Head of the household at 7 Coopers Yard, Burnley, Lancashire, England.1 
Occupation*30 Mar 1851 Richard Burrell was a cotton power loom weaver.1  
Marriage*3 Nov 1855 He married Caroline Farrow in Sion Baptist Chapel, Yorkshire Street, Burnley, Lancashire, England.3,4,5,6 
Occupation7 Apr 1861 Richard Burrell was a cotton weaver.4  
Census 1861*7 Apr 1861 The 1861 UK Census enumerated Richard Burrell as Head of household at 33 Milton Street, Burnley, Lancashire, England.4 
Occupation2 Apr 1871 He was a bill poster.5  
Census 1871*2 Apr 1871 The 1871 UK Census enumerated Richard Burrell as Head of household at 24 Thomas Street, Burnley, Lancashire, England.5 
Occupation3 Apr 1881 He was a master bill-poster with 2 men.6  
Census 1881*3 Apr 1881 The 1881 UK Census enumerated Richard Burrell as Head of household.6 


Caroline Farrow (c 1836 - )
Last Edited26 Mar 2013


  1. [S52] Census Eng: 1851: HO107,2251,193,54, sch:186.
  2. [S88] Ext. Research: Miss B Spieth (136).
  3. [S89] Ext. Research: Mrs J Jackson (1812).
  4. [S52] Census Eng: 1861: RG9,3066,84,25, sch:110.
  5. [S52] Census Eng: 1871: RG10,4146,99,20, sch:97.
  6. [S52] Census Eng: 1881: RG11,4140,33,10, sch:57.
  7. [S52] Census Eng: 1841: HO107,506,18,28.
  8. [S52] Census Eng: 1881: RG11,4150,30,53, sch:262.