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Mill Workers who lived in Saltaire
Researched by Colin Coates 

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Introduction
to Mill Workers who lived in
Saltaire
Colin
Coates: Saltaire
Mill operated from 1853 until
1986, and in that time it was
home to thousands of workers.
However, few records exist as to
who these workers were. The
censuses from 1861 to 1911 show
the workers' occupations but
they do not show where they
worked.
Here you will find
biographies of those who we
know worked in the Mill.

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Abbott,
Alice 
Mill Worker 
Abbott,
Jeremiah 
Mill Worker 
Ackroyd, John 
Mill Worker 
Alderson,
Albert 
Mill Worker 
Alderson,
Herbert 
Mill Worker 
Alderson,
Percy Hargreaves 
Mill Worker 
Allen,
Albert 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Ambler,
Holdsworth 
Mill Worker 
Ambler,
Thomas 
Mill Worker 
Ambler,
William 
Mill Worker 
Anderton,
Arthur 
Mill Worker 
Andrews,
Fred 
Mill Worker 
Andrews,
Lilyan (nee Armitage) 
Mill Worker 
Angus, Joss 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Angus, Thomas Gibson 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Armstrong,
George Brooksbank 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Atkinson,
Fred 
Mill Worker 
Atkinson,
Herbert 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Atkinson,
William 
Mill Worker 
Ayre,
John 
Mill Worker 


B 

Bailey,
Aaron Norman 
Mill Worker 
Bailey,
Hamer 
Mill Worker 
Bailey,
Stephen 
Mill Worker 
Bairstow,
Arthur 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Bairstow, Jesmond 
Mill Worker 
Bairstow,
John 
Mill Worker 
Baker, James Stanley 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Baker, John 
Mill Worker 
Baker,
Percy Gordon 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Barnard,
Albert Edward 
Mill Worker 
Barnard,
Frederick George 
Mill Worker 
Barsby,
Constance Annie 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Barstow,
Doreen (nee Pollard) 
Mill Worker 
Batty,
Richard 
Mill Worker 
Baxter,
Elizabeth 
Mill Worker 
Baxter,
James Arthur 
Mill Worker 
Baxter,
Thomas 
Mill Worker 
Bayliffe,
Herbert 
Mill Worker 
Beaumont,
Albert 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Beck,
Hilda (nee Barnard) 
Mill Worker 
Bedford,
Arthur 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Bell,
Eric William 
Mill Worker 
Bentley,
Seth 
Mill Worker 
Bicknel,
Minnie Esther 
Mill Worker 
Biltcliffe,
Henry Smith 
Mill Worker 
Binns,
Aesop 
Mill Worker 
Binns, Stephen 
Mill Worker 
Binns,
Walter 
Mill Worker 
Birch,
Frederick Arthur 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Blezzard,
John 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Blythe,
Abraham 
Mill Worker 
Boardman, Albert 
Mill Worker 
Boardman, George Herbert 
Mill Worker 
Boddy,
James 
Mill Worker 
Boddy,
John 
Mill Worker 
Bone,
George William 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Bookcock,
Harold Craven 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Booth,
Robinah 
Mill Worker 
Booth,
Wilson 
Mill Worker 
Bould, Emma 
Mill Worker 
Bower,
Moses 
Mill Worker 
Boyes,
Cyril 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Bramma,
Ellison 
Mill Worker 
Bray,
Carter 
Mill Worker 
Bray,
Eva Gladys (nee Bennett) 
Mill Worker 
Brear, Amos 
Mill Worker 
Briggs,
Charles Hawkswell 
Mill Worker 
Briggs,
Samuel 
Mill Worker 
Broadbent,
William Pitts 
Mill Worker 
Broadley,
James 
Mill Worker 
Boardman, Albert 
Mill Worker 
Brotherton,
Robert Lee 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Brown,
James 
Mill Worker 
Buck,
Mary 
Mill Worker 
Burgoyne, Alfred Wheatley 
Mill Worker 
Burnett,
Elizabeth 
Mill Worker 


C 

Carr,
Florence Emma 
Mill Worker 
Carr,
Henry 
Mill Worker 
Carr,
John Francis 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Carroll, John 
Mill Worker 
Chambers,
Elsie Dorothy (nee Richards) 
Mill Worker 
Christofferson,
Patricia Ann (nee Huntington) 
Mill Worker 
Clarke, Elizabeth Redmond (nee Porter) 
Mill Worker 
Clegg,
Halliday 
Mill Worker 
Collinson,
Joseph 
Mill Worker 
Constantine,
Isaac 
Mill Worker 
Copley,
Jabez 
Mill Worker 
Cosford, Henry 
Mill Worker 
Crabree, Janey (nee Foster) 
Mill Worker 
Crossley,
Edith Maude (nee Horne) 
Mill Worker 
Cryer,
Watson 
Mill Worker 


D 

Darby,
Norah 
Mill Worker 
Davy,
Charles 
Mill Worker 
Dawson,
Arthur 
Mill Worker 
Dawson, Margaret Walburge (nee Hanson) 
Mill Worker 
Dawson,
Maria 
Mill Worker 
Dean,
Geoffrey 
Mill Worker 
Denison,
Gordon Harold 
Mill Worker 
Denison, John Preson 
Mill Worker 
Denison, John Redvers 
Mill Worker 
Denison, Robert William Orlando 
Mill Worker 
Dewhirst,
James, born 1811 
Mill Worker 
Dewhirst,
James, born 1880 
Mill Worker 
Dewhirst,
Leonard 
Mill Worker 
Dewhirst,
Rhoda 
Mill Worker 
Dewhirst,
Sarah Harriet 
Mill Worker 
Dibb,
Elizabeth 
Mill Worker 
Dibb,
Harry 
Mill Worker 
Dibb,
Susannah 
Mill Worker 
Dickinson, Amy (nee Llewellyn) 
Mill Worker 
Dickinson,
Frank 
Mill Worker 
Dickinson,
George Daniel 
Mill Worker 
Donnett, Richard 
Mill Worker 
Doyle,
Arthur 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Doyle, Thomas Francis 
Mill Worker 
Dracup,
Frank 
Mill Worker 
Drake, Edgar 
Mill Worker 


E 

Eastell,
Herbert 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Easy,
Florence (nee Horsfall) 
Mill Worker 
Eccles,
John 
Mill Worker 
Eccles,
William Henry 
Mill Worker 
Egarr,
Arthur Ridgway 
Mill Worker 
Ellis,
Edwin 
Mill Worker 
Ellis, Ezra 
Mill Worker 
Ellis,
Fred 
Mill Worker 
Ellis,
Joseph 
Mill Worker 
Excell, George 
Mill Worker 
Excell, Harold 
Mill Worker 
Excell, John (Jack) 
Mill Worker 
Excell, Susan 
Mill Worker 


F 

Feather,
James 
Mill Worker 
Fell,
Isabella (nee Thompson) 
Mill Worker 
Fell,
John 
Mill Worker 
Fieldhouse,
Ada 
Mill Worker 
Firth,
Ernest 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Firth,
James William 
Mill Worker 
Firth,
Mary Jane (nee Leonard) 
Mill Worker 
Fox,
Parker 
Mill Worker 
Free, Andrew Charles Frederick 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Free,
Ernest 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 


G 

Games,
Robert Hughes 
Mill Worker 
Gargon, James 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Gibson,
Jesse 
Mill Worker 
Gilbert,
George 
Mill Worker 
Gill,
Beatrice Agnes 
Mill Worker 
Gill,
Robert 
Mill Worker 
Glover, Gordon Henry 
Mill Worker 
Golden,
Frederick 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Gott,
Annie 
Mill Worker 
Gott,
Jack 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Grange,
Alfred 
Mill Worker 
Greaves, Arthur 
Mill Worker 
Greaves,
John Wilcock 
Mill Worker 
Gregory,
Gilbert 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Gregory, John 
Mill Worker 
Griffiths,
Harry 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Grimshaw,
George 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Guerin, Louis 
Mill Worker 


H 

Haggerty, Robert McLure 
Mill Worker 
Haigh,
Jane Ellen 
Mill Worker 
Haigh, Wilfred Harry 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Hall, Herbert George 
Mill Worker 
Halliday, Clarice 
Mill Worker 
Halliday, Hetty 
Mill Worker 
Hanson, Frederick William 
Mill Worker 
Hanson,
George Henry 
Mill Worker 
Hanson,
John 
Mill Worker 
Hanson, William 
Mill Worker 
Hartley, Arthur Robert William 
Mill Worker 
Hartley,
Fred 
Mill Worker 
Hartley,
William 
Mill Worker 
Hartop,
James 
Mill Worker 
Hasinki,
Lucyna (nee Dalewicz) 
Mill Worker 
Hemingway,
Charles 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Hemsworth,
Harry Walker 
Mill Worker 
Henderson, Charles Armitage 
Mill Worker 
Hesling,
John 
Mill Worker 
Hewitt,
Thomas 
Mill Worker 
Hiles,
Gladys (nee Gott) 
Mill Worker 
Hirst,
James 
Mill Worker 
Hodgson,
Holmes 
Mill Worker 
Hodson,
Minnie (nee Cooper) 
Mill Worker 
Hogan,
John (born c1843) 
Mill Worker 
Hogan,
John (born c1874) 
Mill Worker 
Holdsworth,
Edwin 
Mill Worker 
Holdsworth, Sam 
Mill Worker 
Holgate,
Robert Clifford 
Mill Worker 
Holmes, Maggie (nee Womack) 
Mill Worker 
Holmes,
Robert James 
Mill Worker 
Hopkinson, Jack 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Horsfall, Vera (nee Phillipson) 
Mill Worker 
Houlden,
John 
Mill Worker 
Huddlestone,
Robert 
Mill Worker 
Hudson,
Ada 
Mill Worker 
Hunt,
Elsie 
Mill Worker 


I 

Ince,
John 
Mill Worker 
Ingham,
Alfred 
Mill Worker 
Ingle,
Queenie (nee Barsby) 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Iredale,
Arthur 
Mill Worker 
Iredale,
Jowett 
Mill Worker 


J 

Jackson,
William Henry 
Mill Worker 
Johnson,
Walter 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Joy,
William 
Mill Worker 
Jowett, Francis William 
Mill Worker 
Jude,
Walter James 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 


K 

Kaye,
Joseph 
Mill Worker 
Keeling, Fred 
Mill Worker 
Keighley,
Charles 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
King, Esther (nee Llewellyn) 
Mill Worker 
Klos,
Stanislaw 
Mill Worker 
Kolosowkyj,
Alexander 
Mill Worker 


L 

Lamb,
Joseph 
Mill Worker 
Lambert,
Arthur 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Laughlin, Simeon 
Mill Worker 
Lee,
Phyllis (nee Horsfall) 
Mill Worker 
Leeming,
Helena (nee Horne) 
Mill Worker 
Leeming,
William Henry 
Mill Worker 
Light,
Jesse 
Mill Worker 
Lightfood,
Alice (nee Camm) 
Mill Worker 
Lightowler,
Egbert 
Mill Worker 
LInley,
Margaret 
Mill Worker 
Llewellyn, Frank 
Mill Worker 
Llewellyn, James (Snr) 
Mill Worker 
Llewellyn, James 
Mill Worker 
Llewellyn, John Charles 
Mill Worker 
Lockwood, Jack 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Lockwood,
Willie 
Mill Worker 
Lonsdale,
William 
Mill Worker 
Lyne, William Isaac 
Mill Worker 


M 

Manners,
Tom Harry 
Mill Worker 
Mansfield,
Alfred 
Mill Worker 
Mansfield, James 
Mill Worker 
Mawson,
Thomas Ashton 
Mill Worker 
Metcalfe,
Fred 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Metcalfe, Hamlet 
Mill Worker 
Metcalfe, James 
Mill Worker 
Middleton,
David 
Mill Worker 
Middleton,
Ellen (nee Walker) 
Mill Worker 
Midgley,
Alfred Craven 
Mill Worker 
Midgley,
James Arthur 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Midgley, Simeon 
Mill Worker 
Midgley,
Thomas 
Mill Worker 
Milner, Enoch 
Mill Worker 
Minakin, Fred 
Mill Worker 
Monaghan, John 
Mill Worker 
Moorby, Edgar 
Mill Worker 
Mosley, Henry (Harry) 
Mill Worker 
Murphy, John 
Mill Worker 


N 

Naylor, Ezra 
Mill Worker 
Naylor, Isaac 
Mill Worker 
Naylor, John Herbert 
Mill Worker 
Newsome,
Richard 
Mill Worker 
Nunn, Hezekiah Charles 
Mill Worker 
Nunn, Joe Harry 
Mill Worker 
Nunn, Thomas Diggins 
Mill Worker 


O 

O'Donnell,
Gordon 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Olsen, Thomas William 
Mill Worker 
Owen, Thomas 
Mill Worker 


P 

Paley,
Ralph 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Palmer, Alice (nee Tatham) 
Mill Worker 
Pitchforth, James 
Mill Worker 
Pouncey, Raistrick 
Mill Worker 
Power,
Robert 
Mill Worker 
Power,
Thomas Edward 
Mill Worker 
Priestley,
Thomas 
Mill Worker 
Priestley, William Edward 
Mill Worker 


R 

Raine, Thomas 
Mill Worker 
Ramsden, Harry Sutcliffe 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Ramsden,
Jack 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Raper, John Hodgson 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Read, David Morris 
Mill Worker 
Read, Mary Hannah (nee Barrow) 
Mill Worker 
Redman,
Ogden 
Mill Worker 
Rennard, Hannah (nee Brown) 
Mill Worker 
Rennard, Joseph 
Mill Worker 
Rhodes, Robert 
Mill Worker 
Rice, Wilfred 
Mill Worker 
Ridgeway,
Frederick Victor Charles 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Riley, Samuel 
Mill Worker 
Ruchtin,
Wasily 
Mill Worker 
Rushworth, Abraham 
Mill Worker 
Rushworth, Thomas 
Mill Worker 
Ryder, Dorothy (nee Watson) 
Mill Worker 


S 

Sanctuary,
George 
Mill Worker 
Sanctuary, Isaac 
Mill Worker 
Sanctuary, Jacob 
Mill Worker 
Sayner, Henry 
Mill Worker 
Schofield, Sam 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Scholefield,
Albert 
Mill Worker 
Scholefield,
Charles 
Mill Worker 
Searle, Harry Leslie 
Mill Worker 
Sedgley, Henry Edward 
Mill Worker 
Senior, John 
Mill Worker 
Shackleton, Fred 
Mill Worker 
Shackleton,
Sam 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Sharpe,
Walter Edwin 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Simpson,
Arthur 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Simpson, Herbert 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Slinger, Edward 
Mill Worker 
Slinger,
Harold 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Smith, Francis Emery 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Smith,
Harold 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Smith,
Maud Hodgson (nee Wilson) 
Mill Worker 
Smythers,
Mary Margaret (nee Sleep) 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Speak, Savannah 
Mill Worker 
Spencer,
Sam 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Steel,
Hartley 
Mill Worker 
Stenhouse, Alexander Fisher 
Mill Worker 
Stenson,
Edward 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Stockdale, Olive (nee Llewellyn) 
Mill Worker 
Stolworthy, Henry 
Mill Worker 
Storey,
Wilton Sadler 
Mill Worker 
Stringer, John Edgar 
Mill Worker 
Stuart, Fred Ernest 
Mill Worker 
Sunderland,
Ben 
Mill Worker 
Sutton, John 
Mill Worker 
Sykes,
Arthur 
Mill Worker 
Sykes,
James 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 


T 

Taylor,
George 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Thomas,
James 
Mill Worker 
Thompson,
Arthur Harold 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Thompson,
Richard 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Thornton,
Arthur 
Mill Worker 
Thornton, Robert 
Mill Worker 
Thorpe,
Willie 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Tidbury,
Lettice (nee Derbyshire) 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Tottle, Walter Edward 
Mill Worker 
Turner,
Norah 
Mill Worker 
Tyas, Andrew 
Mill Worker 
Tyas, Leonard Harry 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 


U 

Unwin, David 
Mill Worker 
Urwin,
Fred 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 


W 

Wainman, Amy (nee Newton) 
Mill Worker 
Wainman,
Arthur 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Wainman,
Charles 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Wainman, Eric Burniston 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Wainman,
Smith 
Mill Worker 
Waite, Jessie (nee Patterson) 
Mill Worker 
Walker,
Edmund 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Walker,
Lilian 
Mill Worker 
Wallbank, Jesse 
Mill Worker 
Wallbank, Thomas 
Mill Worker 
Watmough, Dorothy (nee Llewellyn) 
Mill Worker 
Webb,
Albert 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Webster, Doris Evelyn (nee Denison) 
Mill Worker 
West,
Fielding Reginald 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
Weston,
Cyril 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 
Whalley,
Charles Smith 
Mill Worker / WW1 Roll of Honour 
White, Frederick 
Mill Worker 
Wigglesworth,
Arthur 
Mill Worker 
Wood, Frederick 
Mill Worker 
Wood,
Harold 
Mill Worker / WW2 Roll of Honour 





