born Woolston, Warrington; appointed IoM (Ramsey) 1841; lived at
Kirk Michael - married Elizabeth Skillicorn, 1846; returned to IoM
for wife's health 1850 but she died 1851 (b. K.M.) . In 1852/3
married Katherine Callister (also Manx). In 1860 retired on health
grounds and came to K.M.; died 1863 buried in K.M.
Came from distinguished family in PM circles - see family
biography in IOMFHS vol 6
Bookseller; Came to Island in 1847 from Manchester. See under Printers etc