Sophia Burrell

ID No.1631, (16 May 1841 - )
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
Birth1841 Sophia Burrell was born in Burnley, Lancashire, England.1,4,5 
Christening*16 May 1841 She was christened in St Peter's Parish Church, Burnley, Lancashire, England.3 
Census 1841
6 Jun 1841 The 1841 UK Census enumerated Sophia 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 Richard Burrell.6 
Census 1851
30 Mar 1851 The 1851 UK Census enumerated Sophia Burrell as being daughter of Robert Burrell, Head of the household at 7 Coopers Yard, Burnley, Lancashire, England.1 
Occupation*30 Mar 1851 Sophia Burrell was an errand girl.1  
Marriage*11 Feb 1860 She married Edward Thistlethwaite in St Paul's Parish Church, Burnley, Lancashire, England.3,4 
Occupation2 Apr 1871 Sophia Burrell was a cotton weaver.4  
Census 1871
2 Apr 1871 The 1871 UK Census enumerated Sophia Thistlethwaite as being wife of Edward Thistlethwaite, Head of the household at 1 Back Saunder Bank, Burnley, Lancashire, England.4 
Occupation3 Apr 1881 Sophia Burrell was a cotton weaver.5  
Census 1881*3 Apr 1881 The 1881 UK Census enumerated Sophia Thistlethwaite as Head of household.5 


Edward Thistlethwaite (c 1841 - 1880)
Last Edited29 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: 1871: RG10,4146,91,3, sch:16.
  5. [S52] Census Eng: 1881: RG11,4152,65,36/37, sch:188.
  6. [S52] Census Eng: 1841: HO107,506,18,28.