Richard ORTON was born abt. 1796 in Maxstoke, Warwickshire, England. He married Sarah OLDHAM 16 March 1829 in Saint Martin, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England. He died bef. 1851. Sarah OLDHAM was born bef. 24 May 1801 in Maxstoke, Warwickshire, England. She died UNKNOWN.


Children of Richard ORTON and Sarah OLDHAM are:
1. Elizabeth ORTON, b. bef. 24 June 1838 See Henry KNIBBS & Elizabeth ORTON
2. Sarah ORTON, b. bef. 15 November 1835
3. Richard ORTON, b. abt. 1833
4. William ORTON, b. abt. 1830
5. George ORTON, b. abt. 1828
6. Ann ORTON, b. bet. January and March, 1840
7. Abraham ORTON, b. bet. April and June, 1843

Notes for Richard ORTON:

In 1841, this family unit is seen living at Aston, Sutton Coldfield, Warwickshire:
Richard Orton 40 Ag Lab
Sarah Orton 35
George Orton 13
William Orton 11
Richard Orton 8
Sarah Orton 6
Elizabeth Orton 3
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Quite possible this Richard who died in Aston District, Warwickshire, during q2/1844.

Sources for Richard ORTON:

  1. Personal Contact with Kenneth Charles Homewood,
  2. 1851 British Census,
  3. 1841 British Census,

Notes for Sarah OLDHAM:

in 1851, Sarah was a widow, living at The Dam(?), Sutton Coldfield, Warwickshire:
Sarah Orton Head Wid 48 Warwick Maxstoke
George Orton Son UnM 22 Wine Drawer Warwick Maxstoke
William Orton Son UnM 20 Wine Drawer Warwick Birmingham
Richard Orton Son UnM 17 Wine Drawer Warwick Sutton Coldfield
Elizabeth Orton Daur 12 Scholar Warwick Sutton Coldfield
Ann Orton Daur 10 Scholar Warwick Sutton Coldfield
Abram Orton Son 7 Scholar Warwick Sutton Coldfield
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We see Sarah in 1861, living at Sutton Road, Aston, Sutton Coldfield, Warwickshire:
Sarah Orton Head Wid 53 Laundress Warwick Maxstoke
Richard Orton Son UnM 27 Wire Drawer Warwick Sutton Coldfield
Ann Orton Daur UnM 20 Employed at Home Warwick Sutton Coldfield
Abraham Orton Son 17 Wire Drawer Warwick Sutton Coldfield
Selina Orton Grand Daur 6 Scholar Warwick Sutton Coldfield

Sources for Sarah OLDHAM:

  1. Personal Contact with Kenneth Charles Homewood,
  2. 1851 British Census,
  3. 1861 British Census,

Notes for Sarah ORTON:

Sources for Sarah ORTON:

  1. Personal Contact with Kenneth Charles Homewood,
  2. 1841 British Census,
  3. 1851 British Census,

Notes for Richard ORTON:

Sources for Richard ORTON:

  1. 1851 British Census,
  2. 1861 British Census,

Notes for William ORTON:

Sources for William ORTON:

  1. 1851 British Census,

Notes for George ORTON:

Sources for George ORTON:

  1. 1851 British Census,

Notes for Ann ORTON:

Sources for Ann ORTON:

  1. 1851 British Census,
  2. 1861 British Census,

Notes for Abraham ORTON:

Sources for Abraham ORTON:

  1. 1851 British Census,
  2. FreeBMD,
  3. 1861 British Census,