27th February 1840 at Dogsthorpe
May 21st 1866 he married Betsy Marsh at North Muskham, Nottinghamshire.
He moved from Dogsthorpe because he was a Platelayer on the railway working on the line to Lincoln
Listed in 1871 as living at Ossington Lane (Map), Sutton on Trent, and he is a Railway Platelayer
Listed in 1881 as living at Weston (Map), Nottingham as a Platelayer
Listed 1891 at Weston as a Platelayer
Listed 1901 listed as living at Railway Gatehouse, Weston Entire, Nottingham
Celebrated their Golden Wedding in 1916
Died 28th October 1917 age 77
Betsy died November 1926, age 83, at Weston.