Ancestor Report
generation I

1 (0)
man John Gerald Langton‏‎ #52553
Born ‎29 Jan 1917 Chorley, Lancashire, UK, died ‎19 Apr 2007 Chambly, Quebec, Canada‎, 90 years
LANGTON, John. 1917 - 2007. Of Chambly, formerly from Verdun, on April 19, 2007 at the age of ninety. John Gerald Langton, husband of the late Mary Murphy. He leaves to mourn his son Thomas (Joanne) and his daughter Margaret (Mike), his grandson Steven (Lyne), his great-grandchildren, Kyra, Emma and Deryck, his brother Harry, many brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, numerous other relatives and friends. The family will receive condolences on Thursday, April 26 at 2 p.m. followed by a liturgy of the word in the commemorative room of Desnoyers Complexe Funeraire, 1981, boul de Perigny, Chambly, Tel. (450) 658-8551, Fax (450) 658-1397,
generation II (Parents)

2 (1)
man Thomas Langton‏‎ #52520
Born ‎Jan 1887 Chorley, Lancashire, UK, died ‎7 Jan 1965 Montreal, Quebec, Canada‎, 77 or 78 years, buried ‎9 Jan 1965 Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Occupation: Solicitor's Agent
Buried at Notre-Dame-Des-Neiges Cemetery with Spouse (Section: V Lot: 02248)
 Married ‎22 Jan 1913 Chorley, Lancashire, UK (51 years married) to:
3 (1)
woman Elizabeth Ann "Annie Kay, Elizabeth Langton" Kay‏‎ #52532
Born ‎6 Nov 1894 Sabden, Lancashire, England, died ‎14 Feb 1976 Verdun, Quebec, Canada‎, 81 years, buried ‎17 Feb 1976 Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Buried at Notre-Dame-Des-Neiges Cemetery with Spouse (Section: V Lot: 02248)
generation III (Grandparents)

4 (2)
man Henry "Harry Langton" Langton‏‎ #52548
Born ‎between Jan 1848 and Mar 1848 Chorley, Lancashire, UK, died ‎between Apr 1915 and Jun 1915 Chorley, Lancashire, UK‎. Occupation: Solicitors Managing Clerk and Estate Agent
 Married ‎between Jan 1874 and Mar 1874 Chorley, Lancashire, UK to:
5 (2)
woman Ann "Ann Langton" Polding‏‎ #52564
Born ‎± 1842 Prescot, Merseyside, UK, died ‎1914 Chorley, Lancashire, UK‎, approximately 72 years
6 (3)
man John Henry Kay‏‎ #52533
Born ‎± 1866 Sabden, Lancashire, England. Occupation: License Victualler
 Married/ Related to:
7 (3)
woman Elizabeth Unknown‏‎ #52569
Born ‎± 1867 Lancashire, England
generation IV (Great-Grandparents)

8 (4)
man Aaron Langton‏‎ #52534
Born ‎3 May 1823 Chorley, Lancashire, UK, died ‎21 Jul 1893 Chorley, Lancashire, UK‎, 70 years. Occupations: Clogger and Grocer, clogger: yeoman
Aaron is the illegitimate son of Elizabeth Langton and Richard Hough. He was baptised at Weld Bank RC a.k.a. St Gregory, Chorley.

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Probate 21 Jul 1893 to Henry; effects £38 4s.
 Married ‎23 Nov 1842 Chorley, Lancashire, UK (50 years married) to:
9 (4)
woman Catherine "Catherine Langton" Hartley‏‎ #52524
Born ‎± 1823 Whittle le Wood, Lancashire, England, died ‎Sep 1897 Chorley, Lancashire, UK‎, approximately 74 years
10 (5)
man Edmund Polding‏‎ #52565
Born ‎± 1819 West Leigh, Lancashire, England. Occupation: Oiler in Cotton Mill
 Married/ Related to:
11 (5)
generation V (Great Great-Grandparents)

16 (8)
man Richard Hough‏‎ #52528
Born ‎25 Oct 1800 Chorley, Lancashire, UK, died ‎3 May 1882 Bolton, Lancashire, UK‎, 81 years
 Married/ Related to:
17 (8)
woman Elizabeth "Betsey Langton, Elizabeth Wilson" Langton‏‎ #52542
Born ‎± 1799 Chorley, Lancashire, UK, died ‎± 1864 Chorley, Lancashire, UK‎, approximately 65 years
She was baptized at Weld Bank RC at the age of 27.

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Confirmed at St Gregory RC Weldbank, 5 Sep 1825, age 27
18 (9)
man John Hartley‏‎ #52525
Born ‎± 1795. Occupation: Printer
 Married/ Related to:
19 (9)
generation VI (3rd Great-Grandparents)

32 (16)
man William Hough‏‎ #52530
Born ‎± 1770
 Married/ Related to:
33 (16)
woman Mary Unknown‏‎ #52570
Born ‎± 1770
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man Henry "Harry Langton" Langton‏‎ #52546
Died ‎6 Jan 1852 Chorley, Lancashire, UK, buried ‎12 Jan 1852 Chorley, Lancashire, UK. Occupations: Black Cutter, blacksmith, calico block maker
Baptism: 28 Aug 1774 St. Wilfrids, Standish, Lancashire, EnglandHenry Langton - Son of Ralph Langton & Agnes
Abode: Standish
Baptised by: Thomas Knowles, Curate
Register: Baptisms, P 3, No 8
Source: LDS Film 1526140
 Married ‎4 Dec 1797 St Laurence, Chorley, Lancashire, England (54 years married) to:
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woman Frances "Frances Langton" Stringfellow‏‎ #52566
Born ‎± 1778 Castleford, Yorkshire, UK, died ‎31 Jan 1855 Chorley, Lancashire, UK‎, approximately 77 years, buried ‎5 Feb 1855 Chorley, Lancashire, UK
at death age 76
generation VII (4th Great-Grandparents)

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man Ralph "Ralph Langton" Langton of Wigan, Lancashire‏‎ #5676
Born ‎1742 Croston, Chorley, Lancashire, UK, died ‎30 Dec 1803 Manchester, Lancashire, UK‎, 60 or 61 years, buried ‎2 Jan 1804 Ardwick, Manchester, Lancashire, UK. Occupation: Husbandman, Wrightington

From Ralph Langton and Agnes Hartley descend the Manchester Langtons. Although initially farmers they became iron moulders (via Henry the blacksmith in Chorley) and gradually moved from Chorley through Preston to Manchester in the 19th century, following the growth of industry. Iron moulding remained a Langton family characteristic.

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1766 abode Lathom
1768 abode Wrightington, husbandman
1783 abode Ancoats Lane
1800 directory Ralph Langton dyer 8 Beswick's Row M/Cr
 Married ‎17 Sep 1765 Wigan, Lancashire, UK (38 years married) to:
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woman Agnes "Agnes Langton" Hartley‏‎ #5677
Born ‎1744 Wigan, Lancashire, UK, died ‎7 Jul 1803 Manchester, Lancashire, UK‎, 58 or 59 years, buried ‎10 Jul 1803 Ardwick, Manchester, Lancashire, UK
generation VIII (5th Great-Grandparents)

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man Aaron "Aaron Leighton" Langton of Wigan, Lancashire, UK‏‎ #5678 bapt record says Leighton
Buried ‎24 Mar 1772 Upholland, Lancashire, UK
will states the 5 brothers

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son of Robert & Sarah
1732 "whitener" at Ince
1772 will made 5 Jan 1770 husbandman Dalton (nr Upholland) proved at Chester 26 Mar 1772.
At burial " farmer of Bispham" (in Croston)

his grandson Thomas believed that Aaron was formerly the owner of the estate at Lowe. left Lowe and went to Priorswood Estate in Dalton near Newborough(3), near Ashers Beacon. Ashers Beacon I believe is somewhere in the neighbourhood of Billinge. Priors wood hall is near Newburgh. Ashurst's beacon is near Dalton, not Billinge.
 Married/ Related to:
137 (68)
woman Elizabeth "Betty Langton, Betty Unknown" Unknown‏‎ #5679
Born ‎1714 Wigan, Lancashire, UK, buried ‎6 Feb 1777 Upholland, Lancashire, UK
At burial Betty Longton of Wigan, widow
generation IX (6th Great-Grandparents)

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man Robert "Robert Langton" Leighton of Marple, Cheshire, UK‏‎ #58548
Buried ‎15 Feb 1728 Marple, Cheshire, UK OS Marple
 Married/ Related to:
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woman Sarah "Mary Leighton" Unknown‏‎ #58549
Buried ‎30 Nov 1751 Marple, Cheshire, UK
Settlement Paper;

To the Church Wardens and Overseers of the Poor of the Township of Hulme the Parish of the County of Lancaster

We the Chappele Warden and Overseers of the Poor of Marple in the Parish of Stockport in the County of Chester hereby Certify that we do own And Acknowledge Sarah Laughton widow to be an Inhabitant Legally settled in our sd. Township And hereby promise for our selves and our successors to receive her the sd. Sarah Laughton back into our sd. Township of Marple aforsd. without an order whensoever she shall be Chargable or Burthensome to your sd. Township of Hulme .as witness our hands this 10th day of August ...(Latin)......1732

John Boular; Chappele Warden
Robert Swindells, William Swindells; Overseers
Witnes hereto: John Taylor junior, Ottiwell Heginbothom (cooper), George Beeley