James Chatten
(Abt 1824-)
Sophia Nobes
(Cir 1826-)
James Chatten
(Abt 1851-1911)
Bertha Applegate
(Cir 1852-1927)
James William Chatten


Family Links

1. Hannah Pointen

2. Gertrude Emma Loose

James William Chatten

  • Born: 1 Jun 1874, Newchurch, Lancashire
  • Marriage (1): Hannah Pointen in 1901 in Old Buckenham, Baptist Church, Norfolk
  • Marriage (2): Gertrude Emma Loose in 1924 in Wells, Friends Meeting House, Norfolk
  • Died: 1955, Norwich, Norfolk aged 81

bullet  General Notes:

Name: James William Chattle
Registration Jun qtr 1874
Registration Place: Haslingden, Lancashire
Volume: 8e
Page: 131

1881 census
James Chattle age 29 Greatsnoring, Norfolk Head Newchurch, Lancashire , occ Wool Operative
Bertha Chattle age 28 Greatsnoring, Norfolk wife Newchurch, Lancashire , occ Cotton Operative
James Wm Chattle age 6 Newchurch, Lancashire son Newchurch, Lancashire
1881 census rg11 4219 87 40

1891 census
Phylis Stone age 60 Stoke Holy Cross, Norfolk Head Fakenham, Norfolk , widow
Mary R Stone age 22 Fakenham, Norfolk daughter Fakenham, Norfolk
Walter L Dodman age 16 Barney, Norfolk lodger Fakenham, Norfolk , occ carpenters apprentice
James W Chattin age 17 Newchurch, Lancashire lodger Fakenham, Norfolk, occ harness makers apprentice
Albert W Stone age 8 Norwich, Norfolk visitor Fakenham, Norfolk
1891 census rg12 1558 65 5

1901 census
James Chatten age 50 Great Snoring, Norfolk Head Barney Norfolk, occ boot maker, own means
Bertha Chatten age 48 Great Snoring, Norfolk wife Barney Norfolk
William Chatten age 26 Newchurch, Lancashire son Barney Norfolk, occ harness maker
Hannah Pointer age 24 Briningham, Norfolk visitor Barney Norfolk
1901 census rg13 1877 100 6

First marriage
marriages Dec qtr 1901 Chatten James William // Pointen Hannah Guiltcross 4b 683 ?

Shown on marriage details as age 27, bachelor, harness maker. So dob is abt 1874. Residence shown as Barney, Norfolk.

Barney is near Fakenham and Great Snoring

1911 Census completed by head of family
Name Relationship Status Years Married age Occupation Birthplace
James William Chatten Head Married age 36 Harness Maker , employer Lanc Rochdale
Hannah Chatten Wife Married 9 age 33 Nfk Briningham
Gladys Helen Chatten Daughter age 5 School Nfk Wells
Gilbert William Chatten Son age 1 Nfk Wells

Shown as having 3 children born alive 2 still living
Address Burnt St, Wells Next The Sea
Rooms 7
Signature J W Chatten

See father James' notes

1921 Census 10 Northfield Avenue, Wells Next the Sea, Norfolk
First name Last name Relationship to head Sex Age Birth place Occupation Employer
James William Chatten Head Male 47 Newchurch, Lancashire Laddler & Harness Maker Employer, Own Account
Gilbert Chatten Son Male 11 Norfolk - -
Bertha Ann Chatten Mother Female 67 Great Snoring, Norfolk House Keeper Private

Second marriage
marriages Dec qtr 1924 Chatten James W Loose Freebridge L 4b 871 ?

1939 register Household 4 People 64 Staithe Street , Wells U.D.
First name Last name DOB Sex Occupation Marital status
James W Chatten 01 Jun 1874 Male Harness Maker & Shoe Repairer Married
Gertrude E Chatten 03 Oct 1894 Female Unpaid Domestic Duties Married
Gladys H Chatten 24 Aug 1905 Female Domestic Help Single
closed record

Shown on marriage details as James William Chatten, widower age 50, occupation saddler. Address shown as 10 Northfield Avenue, Wells.
so dob is abt 1874.
Father shown as James Chatten, shoemaker.
Marriage date shown as "Tenth month Fifth" October 5th ?

which would link with this birth entry under Chattle not Chatten
Births Jun qtr 1874 Chattle James William Haslingden 8e 131
Newchurch is in Haslingden registration district

Births Sep 1903 Chatten Amy Pointen Walsingham 4b 271

death Sep qtr 1955 Chatten James W 81 Norwich 4b 421


bullet  Documentary notes:

1. Marriage, 28 Oct 1901, Old Buckenham, Norfolk. ----------click picture to the right to view

2. Marriage, 5 Oct 1924, Wells, Norfolk. ----------click picture to the right to view

3. Occupation: Harness maker in 1901.


James married Hannah Pointen, daughter of George Pointen and Unknown, in 1901 in Old Buckenham, Baptist Church, Norfolk. (Hannah Pointen was born circa 1877 in Briningham, Norfolk and died in 1920 in Walsingham, Norfolk.)


James next married Gertrude Emma Loose in 1924 in Wells, Friends Meeting House, Norfolk. (Gertrude Emma Loose was born about 1894 in Wells, Norfolk.)

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