Knox, Robert William[1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

Male 1857 - 1930  (~ 73 years)


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  • Name Knox, Robert William 
    Born Jul 1857  Hebburn, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 23 Aug 1857  Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Occupation 1881 Coal Miner Wasteman Below Ground 
    _UID 67DDB32E28EF433FA114EA2EB943D2B20B76 
    Died Jul 1930  South Shields, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Notes 
    • 1825 - Wasteman are persons that daily examine the state of the workings in a a coal mine, and see that they be properly ventilated.
      1849 - Generally old men, who are employed in building pillars for the support of the roof in the waste, and in keeping the airways open and in good order. Their wages are about 2s. 4d. per day. A master wasteman has (under the viewer or underviewer) the charge of the waste, and should be a steady and careful man, and have some skill in ventilation. His wages are about 21s. per week (1849).
    Person ID I317  Shaw_Family
    Last Modified 5 Jul 2020 

    Father Knox, James,   b. 1830, Hebburn Colliery, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1909, South Shields, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Maddison, Mary Ann,   b. 1831, Lamesley, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1908, South Shields, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married Apr 1852  Stockton, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Family ID F44  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Wilson, Eleanor,   b. 1859, Jarrow, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1937, South Shields, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married Oct 1876  South Shields, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Children 
     1. Knox, Mary Ann,   b. Oct 1877, Boldon Colliery, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1885, South Shields, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 7 years)
    +2. Knox, Eleanor,   b. Oct 1878, Boldon Colliery, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1920, South Shields, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years)
    +3. Knox, Margaret,   b. Jul 1883, Boldon Colliery, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    +4. Knox, Esther,   b. 9 Apr 1889, Boldon Colliery, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1974, South Shields, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     5. Knox, Mary Ann,   b. Jan 1891, Boldon Colliery, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 5 Aug 2013 
    Family ID F223  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S336] 1871 England Census.

    2. [S340] 1881 England Census.

    3. [S366] 1891 England Census.

    4. [S370] 1901 England Census.

    5. [S397] 1911 England Census.

    6. [S4005] Birth.

    7. [S401] England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975.

    8. [S338] Death.

    9. [S335] Marriage.

    10. [S339] Marriage.


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