1851 census is a Thomas Ratcliff who was lodging on Carter Gate in Nottingham
and was a widower age 71 born at Kilburn, Derbyshire.
A Thomas Ratcliff was baptized 12 Jun 1781 at Horsley, Derbyshire and was the son of Elizabeth Ratcliff
see the family tree we have compiled from this
7 Aug 1803, in Mansfield, Notts., Elizabeth Radford.
Children of Thomas Ratcliff and Elizabeth Radford:-
i. (2) James Ratcliff
ii (3) George Ratcliff
iii (4) William Ratcliff
iv (5) Moses Ratcliff
v. Thomas Ratcliff born 1811, Mansfield,
He died Jan 1823 and was buried 15 Jan 1823 at St. Peter's, Mansfield.
vi. Mary Ratcliff bapt. 16 Aug 1812, St. Peter's, Mansfield,
She died Aug 1812 and was buried 19 Aug, St. Peter's, Mansfield
vii Hannah Ratcliff bapt. 14 Jul 1813, St. Peter's, Mansfield
She died Feb 1814, and was buried 6 Feb 1814, St. Peter's, Mansfield
viii Mary Ann Ratcliff born Jul 1813, Mansfield, Notts.,
bapt. 14 Jul 1813, St. Peter's, Mansfield,
She died Aug 1813, Workhouse, Mansfield, and was buried 22 Aug 1813, St. Peter's, Mansfield
ix. (6) John Ratcliff
x. Job Ratcliff born 1816, Mansfield, Notts.,
bapt. 1 Nov 1816, St. Peter's, Mansfield,
He died Jan 1823 and was buried 9 Jan 1823, St. Peter's, Mansfield
xi Eliza Ratcliff bapt. 22 Nov 1818, St. Peter's, Mansfield.
xii Elizabeth Ratcliff bapt. 22 Mar 1822, St. Peter's, Mansfield.
xiii Samson Ratcliff bapt. 4 Jan 1824, St. Peter's, Mansfield.
xiv Mira Ratcliff bapt. 28 Mar 1828, St. Peter's, Mansfield
Second Generation2 James Ratcliff bapt. 1 May 1804, St. Peter's, Mansfield,
3 George Ratcliff bapt. 29 June 1805, St. Peter's,
m. 29 June 1831, in St. Peter's, Mansfield, Mary Burton.
Children of George Ratcliff and Mary Burton
i Elizabeth Ratcliff born about 1833, bapt. 25 Oct 1833, St. Peter's, Mansfield
bapt. 21 Sep 1807, St. Peter's, Mansfield,
m. (1) 16 Nov 1829, in St. Peter's, Mansfield, Mary Marriot, (born about 1816)
m. (2) 16 Nov 1840, in St. Peter's, Mansfield, Mary Hurst.
Children by William Ratcliff and Mary Marriot
i Thomas Ratcliff b. Mansfield, Notts.,
bapt. 16 Apr 1830, St. Peter's, Mansfield,
m. 12 May 1856, in St. Mary's, Nottingham, Mary Snell.
ii William Ratcliff b. Mansfield, Notts.,
bapt. 4 Sep 1831, St. Peter's, Mansfield.
This William may have married Jane Baxter, 25 Dec 1856 at St. Mary's, Nottingham
and had children:-
Jane Ratcliff b. abt. 1866
Clara Ratcliff b. abt. 1872, m. 22 Jan 1898, St. Peter's Nottm., Aaron Whiteley (b. abt. 1870, son of John Whiteley)
Ada Ratcliff b. abt. 1876, Nottm., m. 25 Dec 1897 at St. Peter's, Nottm., Henry Ward Garner (son of Ward Garner)
We have yet to prove this connection
Children by William Ratcliff and Mary Hurst
iii Sarah Ratcliff born about 1845, Nottingham
m. 7 Aug 1882, in St. Stephen's, Sneinton, Nottm., John Levers (son of Timothy Levers)
iv Elizabeth Ratcliff bapt. 28 Apr 1850, St. Mary's, Nottingham.
v. Catherine (Kate) Ratcliff b. 1853, Nottingham, bapt. 30 Jan 1853, St. Mary's, Nottingham,
m. 1 Sep 1872, in St. Ann's, Nottingham, Augustus Chamberlain Hind (b. abt.1848)
vi (7) Arthur Ratcliff bapt. 1856 Nottingham,
vii Eliza Ratcliff born about1864, Hyson Green, Nottingham
5 Moses Ratcliff bapt. 20 Mar 1809, St. Peter's, Mansfield,
m. 15 Mar 1828, in Mansfield, Notts., Ann Singleton (born about 1810, Sutton in Ashfield, Notts.)
Moses died 27 May 1861, and was buried 30 May 1861, St. Mary's, Nottingham.
Children of Moses Ratcliff and Ann Singleton:-
i Elizabeth Ratcliff born about 1829
m. 15 Dec 1844, in Sutton in Ashfield, Notts., Henry Spencer (born about 1822 son of Samuel Spencer)
ii Sarah Ratcliff born about 1834
m. 7 Jul 1851, in St. Mary's, Nottingham, James Smith (son of Charles Smith)
iii (8) Eliza Ratcliff born about 1836
iv (9) James Ratcliff born about 1841.
v Thomas Ratcliff born about 1843, Sutton in Ashfield, Notts.
m. 21 Dec 1863, in St. Paul's, Nottingham, Ellen White (born about 1843, daughter of John White)
vi George Ratcliff born about 1847, Sutton in Ashfield, Notts.,
He died Mar 1874, and was buried 12 Mar 1874, St. Mary's, Nottingham.
vii Mary Ann Ratcliff born about 1850, Nottingham.
viii (10) Emily Ratcliff born about 1851, Nottingham,
6. John Ratcliff bapt. 1 Nov 1814, St. Peter's, Mansfield,
Children of John Ratcliff and Mary:-
i . Elizabeth Ratcliff 16 April 1834, St. Peter's, Mansfield
Third Generation7. Arthur Ratcliff bapt 5 Oct 1856, St. Mary's, Nottm.
8. Eliza Ratcliff
born about 1836, bapt. 28 Jun 1837 St.
Mary's, Sutton in Ashfield, Notts.
She died 12 Jan 1869, and was buried 15 Jan 1869, Nottingham General Cemetery
Children of Eliza Ratcliff:-
i (11) Thomas Ratcliff born 10 June 1861.
ii Mary Ann Ratcliff born 1863, Nottingham.
iii Walter Keeton Ratcliff born 6 Dec 1866, Nottingham,
He died 2 Jan 1870, Workhouse, Nottingham, and was buried 5 Jan 1870, St. Mary's, Nottingham.
9. James Ratcliff
born about 1841, Nottingham
m. 30 Jan 1860, in St. Paul's, Nottingham, Ann Campion, (born about 1840, Loughborough daughter of George Campion).
Children of James Ratcliff and Ann Campion:-
i William Ratcliff born 1860, Sneinton, Nottingham
10. Emily Ratcliff born
about 1851, Nottingham,
m. 5 Oct 1869, in St. Mary's, Nottingham, Robert Hill (born about 1847, son of William Hill).
Children of Emily Ratcliff and Robert Hill:-
i. Emily Hill born about 1876
ii. Fanny Hill born about 1878
Mary Ann Ratcliff (Known as Polly Ratcliff) born 15 Feb 1891,
Salford, Manchester, Lancs.
m. 14 Apr 1909, St. George, Nottm., Thomas Edward Cotton, (son of Joseph Cotton)
Children of Mary Ann Ratcliff and Thomas Edward Cotton:-
i William Gilbert Cotton
ii Nellie Cotton
iii Thirza Mary Cotton
iv Thomas Cotton
14. George Ratcliff
born 30 Dec 1901, Stapleford, Nottm.,
m. 5 Aug 1922, in St. Mary's, Nottingham, Sarah Emma Allsop, (born 6 Oct 1902, daughter of John Thomas Allsop and Mary Ann North)
Sarah Emma died 15 Jan 1976
George died 30 May 1964
Children of George Ratcliff and Sarah Emma Allsop:-
i. Mary Ann Ratcliff born 21 Feb 1923, Nottm,
She died 14 Mar 1924, Nottingham.
ii. Lillian Ratcliff
iii. Doris Ratcliff
iv. George Ratcliff
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