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Emma KIRKWOOD (1858-1908)

Sex: Female
Father: William KIRKWOOD (c. 1813-1886)
Mother: Ellen TYGHE (c. 1815-1874)

Individual Events and Attributes

Birth 7 Sep 1858 Manchester, Lancashire, UK1,2,3,4
23 Grindle Street, Manchester, UK
Q3 1858 Manchester 8d 159 for Emma KIRKWOOD
Christening 17 Oct 1858 (age 0) Manchester, Lancashire, UK5
The Cathedral, Manchester, UK
Entry was for Emma KIRKWOOD dau of William KIRKWOOD and Ellen
Occupation 7 Apr 1861 (age 2) Child At Home; Hulme, Lancashire, UK6
156 Great Jackson Street, Hulme, Manchester, UK
Entry was for Emma KIRKWOOD stated age 2
Occupation 2 Apr 1871 (age 12) Scholar; Manchester, Lancashire, UK7
5 Davison Street, Manchester, UK
Entry was for Emma KIRKWOOD stated age 12
Occupation 3 Apr 1881 (age 22) Umbrella Maker; Manchester, Lancashire, UK8
38 Sutherland Street, Hulme, Manchester, UK
Entry was for Emma GANNING stated age 22
Occupation 5 Apr 1891 (age 32) Housewife; Keighley, Yorkshire, UK9
13 Beta Street, Keighley, UK
Entry was for Emma GUNNING stated age 32
Occupation 31 Mar 1901 (age 42) Housewife; Keighley, Yorkshire, UK10
8 Haynes Street, Keighley, UK
Entry was for Emma GUNNING stated age 42
Death 27 Feb 1908 (age 49) Keighley, Yorkshire, UK11,12
8 Haynes Street, Keighley, Yorkshire, UK
Q1 1908 Keighley 9a 154 for Emma GUNNING stated age 49



Daughter: Louisa GUNNING, 1944, age 54

Spouse George Thomas GUNNING (1860-1909)
Children Elizabeth Ellen GUNNING (1881-1887)
Emma GUNNING (1882-1959)
George GUNNING (1884-1971)
Edith GUNNING (1886-1942)
Florence GUNNING (1888-1970)
Louisa GUNNING (1890-1981)
Laura GUNNING (1893-1894)
Thomas GUNNING (1895-1974)
Lucy GUNNING (1896-1975)
Agnes GUNNING (1900-1987)
Marriage 11 Aug 1879 (age 20) Lower Broughton, Lancashire, UK13
Church Of The Ascension, Lower Broughton, Lancashire, UK
Q3 1879 Salford 8d 15 for George GUNNING m. Emma KIRKWOOD (bride's stated age 20)

Individual Note

Emma Kirkwood was born in Manchester in 1858, and was the 10th of 11 children. Her father was William Kirkwood, then a Turnkey. Her mother was Ellen Kirkwood nee Tyghe. In 1871 aged 12 Emma was a Scholar. In 1879 aged 20 Emma Kirwood, an Umbrella Maker, married George Thomas Gunning, a Chair Maker. George & Emma moved from Lancashire to Keighley, Yorkshire about 1885. George & Emma had 9 children, 8 of whom survived until adulthood. One survivor was Louisa Gunning born in Keighley in 1890. Emma Gunning nee Kirkwood suffered from ill-health (transverse myelitis) in later years and died comparatively young in 1908 aged 49.




1"UK GRO B Cert.". See
2"UK FreeBMD Bir".
3"Surname Origin". See
4"Family Tree". See
5"IGI Online Index".
6"UK Census 1861". See
7"UK Census 1871". See
8"UK Census 1881". See
9"UK Census 1891". See
10"UK Census 1901". See
11"UK GRO D Cert.". See
12"UK FreeBMD Dea".
13"UK GRO M Cert.". See