Samuel Breach1

#12217, (circa 1850-)
FatherJames Breach1 (c 1812-b Apr 1881)
MotherMary Child1 (c 1817-)
Last Edited16 May 2020
Samuel Breach signature
Source: his brother James' wedding certificate
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Samuel Breach was born circa 1850 at Richmond, Yorkshire.1 He was the son of James Breach and Mary Child.1

He was recorded as living with his parents and siblings Mary, James, Anna and John in the 1851 census at Wycliffe Cottage, Richmond, Yorkshire.1

He was recorded as living with his parents and his sisters Anna and Mary in the 1861 census at Pool End Lane at Temperance Grove, Stretford, Lancashire. He was recorded as being 10 years old.2

He may have attended the wedding of his brother in the marriage of James Child Breach and Emma Miller in a Church of England ceremony at St. Peter's on Wednesday, 6 May 1868 Emma's father was a cotton mill manager at Bolton, Lancashire. Emma and James went on to have six children together.3

He was recorded as living with his parents and siblings Anna and Mary in the 1871 census at Alexandra Road, Moss Side, Manchester.4

Samuel Breach married Georgina H. Webster circa June 1876 at Chorlton-on-Medlock, Manchester.5,6


1850BirthRichmond, Yorkshire1
1876MarriageChorlton-on-Medlock, Manchester5,6


Georgina H. Webster (c 1851-)


  1. [S392] National Census for England, 1851 (online image) Registration district: Richmond, Sub-registration district: Richmond, Piece: 2381, Folio: 105, Page Number: 51 (
  2. [S398] National Census for England, 1861 (online image) Registration district: Barton Upon Irwell, Sub-registration district: Stretford, Piece: 2865, Folio: 80, Page Number: 8 (
  3. [S454] Parish Registers for St. Peter's, Marriages 1865 - 1869, Page 183, Entry 365.
  4. [S412] National Census for England, 1871 (online image) Registration district: Chorlton, Sub-registration district: Hulme, Piece: 4007, Folio: 99, Page Number: 40 (
  5. [S502] FreeBMD ( Chorlton Vol.8c p.1075.
  6. [S393] National Census for England, 1881 (online image) Registration district: Chorlton, Sub-registration district: Chorlton Upon Medlock, Piece: 3922, Folio: 74, Page Number: 13 (
  7. [S507] FreeBMD ( Chorlton June Qtr. Vol. 8c p.803.