See also

Family of David Oakley and Dorothy Moss

Husband: David Oakley (1867- )
Wife: Dorothy Moss (1869- )
Children: James William Oakley (1891- )
Albert Oakley (1893-1966)
Marriage Q4 1890 Ormskirk "Registration District", Lancashire, England1

Husband: David Oakley

Name: David Oakley2
Sex: Male
Father: James Oakley (1848- )
Mother: Eliza (1841- )
Occupation coal hewer3,4
Birth 1867 Bramfield, Hertfordshire, England2,3,4
Census 3 April 1881 (age 13-14) Dalton Lees, Dalton, Lancashire, England5
Son, Day Wageman in Coal Mine, aged 14.
Census 5 April 1891 (age 23-24) 27 Ormskirk Road, Skelmersdale, Lancashire, England6
married head of the household aged 23 Coal Miner born Hertfordshire
Census 31 March 1901 (age 33) 49 Ormskirk Road, Skelmersdale, Lancashire, England3
married head of the household working as a coal hewer below ground and living with his wife Dorothy and sons James William and Albert, born in Hertfordshire
Census 2 April 1911 (age 43) 61 Ormskirk Road, Skelmersdale, Lancashire, England4
married head of the household working as a miner (coal hewer) and living in five rooms with his wife Dorothy, sons James William and Albert, and his father-in-law Richard Moss, born in Bramfield Hertfordshire

Wife: Dorothy Moss

Name: Dorothy Moss1
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1 April 1869 Skelmersdale, Lancashire, England3,4,6,7
Census 5 April 1891 (age 22) 27 Ormskirk Road, Skelmersdale, Lancashire, England6
married wife aged 22 born Skelmersdale Lancashire living with husband.
Census 31 March 1901 (age 31) 49 Ormskirk Road, Skelmersdale, Lancashire, England3
married wife living with her husband David and sons James William and Albert, born in Skelmersdale Lancashire
Census 2 April 1911 (age 42) 61 Ormskirk Road, Skelmersdale, Lancashire, England4
married wife living in five rooms with her husband David, sons James William and Albert, and her father Richard Moss, born in Skelmersdale Lancashire. married for twenty years with two children, both of whom are still living
Census 29 September 1939 (age 70) 151 Twist Lane, Leigh, Lancashire, England7
a widow doing unpaid domestic duties and living with her son Albert, daughter-in-law Eleanor and a closed record (presumably grandson Stanley), born on 1st April 1869

Child 1: James William Oakley

Name: James William Oakley3
Sex: Male
Spouse: Elizabeth Emma (1894- )
Occupation coal miner4,8
Birth 26 June 1891 Skelmersdale, Lancashire, England3,4,8
Census 31 March 1901 (age 9) 49 Ormskirk Road, Skelmersdale, Lancashire, England3
son living with his parents David and Dorothy, and brother Albert, born in Skelmersdale Lancashire
Census 2 April 1911 (age 19) 61 Ormskirk Road, Skelmersdale, Lancashire, England4
an unmarried son working as an underground miner's labourer and living in five rooms with his parents David and Dorothy, brother Albert, and grandfather Richard Moss, born in Skelmersdale Lancashire
Census 29 September 1939 (age 48) 84 Twist Lane, Leigh, Lancashire, England8,9
a married collier working underground as a coal hewer (heavy worker) and living with his wife Elizabeth and neice Dorothy, born on 26th June 1891

Child 2: Albert Oakley

Name: Albert Oakley10,11
Sex: Male
Spouse: Eleanor Lomax (1902-1969)
Occupation coal miner then a colliery packer4,7
Birth 9 November 1893 Skelmersdale, Lancashire, England3,4,7,10
Census 31 March 1901 (age 7) 49 Ormskirk Road, Skelmersdale, Lancashire, England3
son living with his parents David and Dorothy, and brother James William, born in Skelmersdale Lancashire
Census 2 April 1911 (age 17) 61 Ormskirk Road, Skelmersdale, Lancashire, England4
an unmarried son working as a miner and living in five rooms with his parents David and Dorothy, brother James William, and grandfather Richard Moss, born in Skelmersdale Lancashire
Military Service between 1 October 1916 and 31 January 1919 (age 22-25) East Lancashire Regiment as no:62612
and serving in France. He was a colliery drawer, born in Skelmersdale, of Church of England religion, 5' 2" tall, weighed 113┬Żlbs with light brown hair, blue eyes, a fair complexion chest of 33" and expansion of 2". Transferred to the Army Reserve returning to coal mining and living at 21 Wilkinson Stree Leigh Lancashire. See personal folder for more details
Medals 5 April 1922
British War and Victory medals
Census 29 September 1939 (age 45) 151 Twist Lane, Leigh, Lancashire, England7
a married colliery packer living with his wife Eleanor, a closed record (presumably son Stanley) and his mother Dorothy, born on 9th November 1893
Death Q1 1966 (age 72) Leigh "Registration District", Lancashire, England11

Sources

1"England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Ormskirk 1890 quarter:4 volume:8b page:1153.
2"Christopher Cheetham personal communication". email.
3"Census 1901" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:3546 folio:103 page:2.
4"Census 1911" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:22947 class:RG78 piece:1342 registration district:457 sub-district:8 enumeration district:16 schedule:19.
5"Census 1881" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk).
6"Census 1891" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:3043/P4 -.
7"1939 UK Register" (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:4809C page:24 line:6 letter code:NVQR.
8"1939 UK Register" (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:4809E page:2 line:43 letter code:NVQS.
9"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Leigh 1991 quarter:3 register:791 volume:39 page:1799.
Text From Source: born 5th August 1925
10"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Ormskirk 1893 quarter:4 volume:8b page:827.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Moss
11"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Leigh 1966 quarter:1 volume:10d page:86.
Text From Source: aged 72
12"FindMyPast British Army Service Records" (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). East Lancashire Regiment no:626.