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Joseph Sedgwick of Bury (born 1844)

Joseph Sedgwick [Joseph Sedgwick / Mary Taylor]
bpt 27 November 1844 at Bury, Lancashire
m. Mary Harvey 1871 (BMD)
d. between 1901and 1911

Joseph appears to have started his career as a tailor and draper eventually becoming a wholesale draper and merchant. It is believed that he ran a family business in Bury. Has anyone come across a Sedgwick and Co in this area of Lancashire?


Joseph Harvey Sedgwick

b 1875 at Bury, Lancashire (BMD)
d after 1911

Herbert Sedgwick

b 1880 at Bury, Lancashire (BMD)
probably died before 1891

Emma Sedgwick

b 1882 at Bury, Lancashire (BMD)
(m Unknown Sheard?)
d. after 1901

Nellie (Ellen) Sedgwick

b 1884 at Bury, Lancashire (BMD)
m Unknown Cowell
d. after 1911

Annie Sedgwick

b 1887 at Bury, Lancashire
m Unknown Neill
d after 1911

Florrie Sedgwick

b 1889 at Bury, Lancashire
d after 1911

John Sedgwick

b 1892 at Bury, Lancashire
Moved to Ireland in the First World War and married there

Source Notes:

1881 census - Joseph Sedgwick 36 Tailor & Draper, Mary Sedgwick 29 Tailor & Drapers Wife , Joseph H Sedgwick 5 Scholar, Herbert Sedgwick 11 months (10 Haymarket Street, Bury - RG11 3864 44 24)

Descendants / Researchers:

Jon Sedgwick <jsedgwick@eircom.net>

Jon is descended from John Sedgwick




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