Workhouse Records

 

Cockermouth

Newington

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name of Institution                Cockermouth

Brief History

Records

Record Type

Coverage

Record Ref

LDS Reference

Admission & Discharge Books

1898 – 1901

SPU CO/C/12

1657426

Register of Births

1842 – 1921

SPU CO/C/1-3

1657426

Registers of Deaths

1842 – 1921

SPU CO/C/5-7

1657426

Punishment Book

1864 – 1917

SPU CO/C/38

1657426

Register of Non-resident Poor

1883 – 1903

SPU CO/C/44

1657426

Register of Children

1887 - 1922

SPU CO/C/47

1657426

 


Admission & Discharge Books, 1898 – 1901, SPU CO/C/12

Admission

Date

Name

Calling

Religion Persuasion

When Born

Diet Type

Number attached to Pauper’s Clothes

Parish from which Admitted

By Whom Order Admitted

By Whom Order Admitted

By Whom Order Admitted

Tuesday 14 March 1899

Sarah Ismay

Wife

C of E

1836

6 (1)

17

Brigham

J.H.

13 March 1899

 

Tuesday 21 March 1899

Sarah Ismay

Widow

C of E

1836

6 (1)

17

Brigham

J.E.

21 March 1899

 

Thursday 3 August 1899

Sarah Ismay

Widow

C of E

1834

6 (1)

17

Brigham

J.E.

3 August 1899

 

Wednesday 23 Sept 1899

Sarah Ismay

Widow

C of E

1834

6 (1)

17

Brigham

J.E.

23 Sept 1899

 

Wednesday 22 Nov 1899

Sarah Ismay

Widow

C of E

1833

6 (1)

17

Brigham

J.E.

22 Nov 1899

 

Thursday 1 March 1900

Sarah Ismay

Widow

C of E

1834

6 (1)

25

Brigham

J.E.

2 March 1900

 

Tuesday 13 June 1900

Sarah Ismay

Widow

C of E

1834

6 (1)

25

Brigham

J.E.

13 June 1900

 

Friday 2 Nov 1900

Sarah Ismay

Widow

C of E

1834

6 (1)

25

Brigham

J.E.

1 Nov 1900

 

Saturday 5 Jan 1901

Sarah Ismay

Widow

C of E

1833

6 (1)

 

Brigham

J.M.

5 Jan 1901

 

Tuesday 23 April 1901

Sarah Ismay

Widow

C of E

1834

6 (1)

30

Brigham

J.E.

23 April 1901

 

Discharged

Date

Name

Diet Type

Number attached to Pauper’s Clothes

How discharged and if by Order by Whom Order

In case of Death say Dead

Parish from which admitted

Observation on General Character and Behaviour in the Workhouse

Wednesday 19 July 1899

Sarah Ismay

6 (1)

17

Self

 

Brigham

 

Monday 20 March 1899

Sarah Ismay

6 (1)

17

Police Summons

 

Brigham

 

Tuesday 22 August 1899

Sarah Ismay

6 (1)

17

Self

 

Brigham

 

Tuesday 5 June 1900

Sarah Ismay

6 (1)

25

Self

 

Brigham

 

Monday 22 Oct 1900

Sarah Ismay

6 (1)

25

By her son Joseph

 

Brigham

 

Monday 18 Mar 1901

Sarah Ismay

6 (1)

25

Self

 

Brigham

 

Register of Births, 1842 – 1921, SPU CO/C/1-3

Date of Birth

Whether Male of Female

Names of Parents

To What Parish belonging

Whether legitimate or illegitimate

When Baptized

In what Name Baptized

Remarks

22 Oct 1857

Male

Mary Ismay

Cockermouth

Illegitimate

5 Nov 1857

Isaac

Husband sent to Prison 6 Years ago

Registers of Deaths, 1842 – 1921, SPU CO/C/5-7

No in relief List

Date of Death

Name

Age

To What Parish belonging

Where Buried

 

9 April 1852

John Ismay

1 yr

Common Fund

 

 

26 January 1855

Mary Ismay

1 yr

Common Fund

 

 

1 January 1889

William Ismay

15

Workington

Cockermouth Cemetery

 

17 November 1907

Sarah Ismay

73

Brigham

Cockermouth

 

 

 

 

 

 

Punishment Book, 1864 – 1917, SPU CO/C/38

No Ismay entries

Register of Non-resident Poor, 1883 – 1903, SPU CO/C/44

No Ismay entries

Register of Children, 1887 - 1922, SPU CO/C/47

Date of Admission

Name of Child

Sex

Age

Name and address of Parents

Religious Creed

Number or Ward in which child is placed

Trade to be Brought up to

Date of Discharge

Where gone to

Remarks

17 Aug 1888

Martin Ismay

M

12

Mother Workington

C of E

Hospital

 

24 August 1892

Died

 

14 March 1922

Fred Ismay

M

12

John Ismay Father Brigham

R.C.

 

 

 

 

 

14 March 1922

James Ismay

M

10

John Ismay Father Brigham

R.C.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Newington

Register of Bastard Children, 1802 – 1835

No Ismay entries

Register of Removal Orders, 1847– 1856

No Ismay entries