Person:Haigh Howard (2)

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Haigh Howard
m. 15 Feb 1851
  1. Arthur Howardabt 1852 - 1873
  2. Haigh Howard1869 - 1957
m. DEC 1892
  1. Mary Howard1893 - 1987
  2. James Howard1896 - 1974
  3. Sarah Howard1898 - 1983
  4. Arthur Howard1902 - 1982
  5. Alice Howard1904 - 1989
  6. Edith Howard1912 - 1989
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Name[1][2][3][4][5][6][7][8][9] Haigh Howard
Gender Male
Birth[1][2][3][8] DEC 1869 Mount Farm, Holme, Yorkshire, England
Residence[3] 1871 Holme, Yorkshire, England
Residence[2] 1881 Holme in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England
Residence[5] 1891 Holme, Yorkshire, England
Marriage DEC 1892 Huddersfield, West Yorksto Hannah Gummersell
Residence[1] 1901 Holme, Yorkshire, England
Residence? 1911 Holme, Yorkshire England
Death[9] 9th Nov 1957 Holme, Yorkshire, England

Haigh Howard lived all his life in Holme village, iiving in and operating Mount farm which was passed down from His father James Howard. Later moving to Nearby lane farm. and then passing it on it to his son James Howard. Haigh's great grandson and great great grandsons operate the farm today

As noted in the Holme Valley Express article He was popular and respected, serving 37 years on the Local council, 12 years as its Chairman.

His mother was born Mary Haigh which explains his first name. Haigh was not the eldest son. His elder brother Arthur died in his 20s.

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Timeline

1869 (Dec qtr bef 9th Nov) Born Mount Farm, Holme, Yorkshire to James Howard and Mary Haigh

1871 Census Age 1 Image:1871 Census Holme sch 63 Mount James Howard .jpg

1873 Brother Arthur Dies aged 21

187x Widowed Uncle Joseph Haigh moves in with two daughters

1881 Census Age 11 occ: Scholar Image:1881 Census Holme sch 63 Mount James Howard.JPG

188x Father James Howard Dies

1891 Census Age 21. occ: Farmer Image:1891 Census Holme sched 84 Mary Howard.jpg

1893 Haigh (23) Marries Hannah Gummersell (21) (Dec qtr) Holmbridge Church (TBC)

1894 Daughter Mary Born

1895 Daughter Sarah Born

1897 Son James Born

1901 Census Age 31. Occ: Farmer Image:1901 census Sched 81 Haigh Howard.jpg

1901 Becomes member of Holme Urban District Council

1903 Son Arthur Born

1905 Daughter Alice Born

1908 Harden Moss Sheepdog Trials established. Haigh involved as noted in this Illustration in the Huddersfield Examiner in 1938. The centenary was celebrated in 2008. (Age 39)

Image:1938 Hudds Examiner Harden Moss Sheepdog Trials.jpg

1911 Census Age 41. Occ:Shepherd (Note reference to one child who has died) Image:1911 Census Holme HAIGH HOWARD (RG14PN26217 RG78PN1516 RD495 SD3 ED1 SN90).jpg

1912 Daughter Edith Born

1920 Mother Mary (o't Mount) Dies aged 93

1925 Elected Chairman of Holme District Urban Council

1938 Holme District Council amalgamated with Holmfirth Urban District Council

    Chairman Haigh Howard Aged 68

Image:1938 Holme district council.jpg Image:1938 Holme district council text.jpg

1941 5th December Death of wife Hannah (70) Haigh age 72

1957 9th November Death age 88 - Burial Holmbridge Parish Church (note - Haigh missed the Birth of the Author by less than two years. By then he would have at least four gt grandchildren

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References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Ancestry.com. 1901 England Census. (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.Original data - Census Returns of England and Wales, 1901. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1901. Data imaged from the National), Class: RG13; Piece: 4095; Folio: 11; Page: 13.

    Birth date: abt 1870Birth place: Holme, Yorkshire, EnglandResidence date: 1901Residence place: Holme, Yorkshire, England

  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1881 England Census. (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. 1881 British Isles Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the), Class: RG11; Piece: 4370; Folio: 118; Page: 14; Line: ; GSU roll: 1342043.

    Name: Haigh HowardBirth Date: abt 1870Birth Place: Holme, Yorkshire, EnglandResidence Date: 1881Residence Place: Holme in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England

  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Ancestry.com. 1871 England Census. (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - Census Returns of England and Wales, 1871. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1871. Data imaged from the National), Class: RG10; Piece: 4348; Folio: 36; Page: 14; GSU roll: 846989.

    Name: Haigh HowardBirth Date: abt 1870Birth Place: Holme, Yorkshire, EnglandResidence Date: 1871Residence Place: Holme, Yorkshire, England

  4. Ancestry Family Trees. (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.), This information comes from 1 or more individual Ancestry Family Tree files. This source citation points you to a current version of those files. Note: The owners of these tree files may have removed or changed information since this source citation was.
  5. 5.0 5.1 Ancestry.com. 1891 England Census (2). (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2005;), Database online.

    Record for Haigh Howard

  6. 1871 England Census (2), Database online.

    Record for Haigh Howard

  7. Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1881 England Census (2). (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;), Database online.

    Record for Haigh Howard

  8. 8.0 8.1 FreeBMD. England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index: 1837-1983. (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Database online.

    Record for Haigh Howard

  9. 9.0 9.1 Ancestry.com. Public Member Trees. (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Database online.

    Record for Mary Haigh