The Walton Family Link

Nathaniel Walton married Mary Crowther in Halifax on February 3rd 1799.

Children (I have only find two children up to date)  

1.    Richard.......was baptised on April 29th 1804 in Halifax, Yorkshire.

2.    Nathaniel.......was baptised on May 4th 1806 in Halifax, Yorkshire.

In Halifax on February 21st 1830, Richard married Eliza Roberts.


1.    (1)Mary.......born around 1838

In the 1841 Census Richard (35) and Eliza (35) are living on Regent Street, Leeds, Yorkshire.
They have one child living with them,
(1) Mary (3).
Also living with them is Sarah Booth (15) and someone else whose name has not been record but is a male aged 20? 

All the family are down as being born in Yorkshire.

2.    (3) Mary Eliza.......Sep 1844 Leeds 23 342 ?

I could not find Richard and Eliza in the 1851 census.

(1) Mary married (2) Richard Hayes Nutter in 1860. (Sep, Hunslet 9b 254)

In the 1861 Census Richard (57) and Eliza (57) are living at 9 Hill Grove, Beevers Terrace, Holbeck, Yorkshire.
They have one child living with them,
(3) Mary Eliza (16).
Richard’s profession is Cloth Dresser.
Eliza is down as being born in Halifax and Mary Eliza Hunslet, Yorkshire.

I believe (3) Mary Eliza is the Eliza who marries (4) James Nutter in 1862

Eliza Walton (19) and James William Henry Nutter (18) got married at the parish church in the parish of Holbeck, Yorkshire on the 5th July 1862.
At the time of their marriage James is residing in Brewery Filed and Eliza is residing in Holbeck.

James Profession is Railway Clark.
The occupation of James father Ellis Nutter is Joiner, Eliza’s father Richard Walton is out of business.
Down as witnesses are Richard Walton and John Thompson.

(4) James is (2) Richard Hayes younger brother.

In the 1871 Census Richard (67) and Eliza (67) are living on Hill Street, Holbeck, Yorkshire.
Living/staying with them, is John Roberts (76), (Eliza’s Brother) and granddaughter Clara A Nutter (7), (Mary and Richard’s daughter).
Both John and Clara are down as being born in Yorkshire.

Eliza, (Richard’s wife) died in 1876 aged 72. (Jun, Holbeck 9b 243)

In the 1881 Census Richard (77), is living with his daughter Mary (42) and son in law Richard H Nutter (43) at 23 Hill Street, Holbeck, Yorkshire.
Living with them are Mary’s and Richard’s six children, Richard W (19), Clara A (17), Thomas A (14), Jannett M (12), Charles E (8) and William H (5).

Richard’s profession is Inn Keeper (retired), Richard H is Engine Smith, Richard W is Joiner, Clara A is Dressmaker and Thomas A is Errand Boy (Grocers).
Richard H is down as being born in Hunslet, Yorkshire as are his son’s Charles E and William H. (It has not been recorded where the other children were born).

Richard died in 1882 aged 78. (Sep, Holbeck 9b 211).