Workhouse Records

 

Cockermouth

Newington

City Road

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name of Institution                Newington

Admission Books

Name

First Meal after Admission

Calling

Religion

Born

Class of Diet

Parish from which admitted

By whose Order Admitted

Date Admitted

Ref

Henry Ismay

Supper

Labourer

Bapt

1851

Infirm

Newington

Saunders

Friday 12th March 1909

1911 Folio 193

Discharge Books

Date

Last Meal before Discharge

Admission
or
 Discharge

Name

Age

Class of Diet

Classification for Form A

How Discharged if by Order by Whom

Parish from which admitted

In case of Death say “Dead”

Observations on General Character and Behaviour in the Workhouse

Wednesday 19th May 1909

D(inner)

Discharged

Henry Ismay

58

Infirm

Temporary Disabled

To Christ Church

New(ington)

 

 

Register of Bastard Children, 1802 – 1835

No Ismay entries

Register of Removal Orders, 1847– 1856

No Ismay entries

Name of Institution                Christ Church Workhouse,

Index to Porter`s Register

Name

Calling

Age

Condition

Parish from which admitted

Date Admitted

Date Discharge

 

Henry Joseph Ismay

Gen Labourer

58

Single

Newington

23rd Jun 1909

5th Jul 1909

Belmont Workhouse

Admission Books

Date

First Meal after Admission

Name

Calling

Relgion

Age or Year Born

Class of Diet

Classification for Form A

Parish from which admitted

By Whose Order Admitted

Wednesday 19th May 1909

Breakfast

Henry Joseph Ismay

General Labourer

Baptist

58

Infirm

Aged & Infirm

Newington

Master

Monday 1st January 1923

Supper

J Ismay

Seaman

Presbytarian

1900

Infirm

 

Glasgow

Masses

Discharge Books

Date

Last Meal before Discharge

Name

Age

Class of Diet

Classification for Form A

How Discharged if by Order by Whom

Parish from which admitted

In case of Death say “Dead”

Observations on General Character and Behaviour in the Workhouse

Wednesday 23rd  June 1909

Breakfast

Henry Joseph Ismay

58

Infirm

Aged & Infirm

Transferred to St George`s

Newington

 

 

Name of Institution                Constance Road Institution

Admission Books

Date

First Meal after Admission

Name

Calling

Relgion

Condition

Age or Year Born

Class of Diet

Classification for Form A

Parish from which admitted

By Whose Order Admitted

Friday 8th June 1917

Dinner

Wm Ismay

Printer

Baptist

Married

1849

Infirm

Aged & Infirm

Harris St Infirmary

Transfer

Discharge Books

Date

Last Meal before Discharge

Name

Age or Year Born

Class of Diet

Classification for Form A

How Discharged if by Order by Whom

In case of Death say “Dead”

Observations on General Character and Behaviour in the Workhouse

Saturday 18th March 1922

Breakfast

William Ismay

1851

Infirm

Aged & Infirm

Own Request

 

 

Name of Institution                St George`s Workhouse, Mint Street

Index to Porter`s Register

Name

Calling

Age

Condition

Parish from which admitted

Date Admitted

Date Discharge

Religion

Henry Joseph Ismay

Gen Labourer

58

Single

Newington

19th May 1901

23rd Jun 1909

St George`s

Baptist

Admission Books

Date

First Meal before Admission

Name

Calling

Religion

When Born

Class of Diet

Parish from which admitted

By Whom Order admitted

Wednesday 23rd Jun 1909

D(inner)

Henry Joseph Ismay

Labourer

Baptist

1851

Plain

Newington

from

Discharge Books

Date

Last Meal before Discharge

Name

Age

Class of Diet

Classification for Form A

How Discharged if by Order by Whom

Parish from which admitted

In case of Death say “Dead”

Observations on General Character and Behaviour in the Workhouse

Wednesday 5th July 1901

D(inner)

Henry Joseph Ismay

58

Plain

 

Belmont

133

 

 

 

Name of Institution                St Luke’s Workhouse, City Road, London

Admission & Discharge Books

Date

Admission
or
 Discharge

Name

Age

Class of Diet

How Discharged if by Order by Whom

Parish from which admitted

In case of Death say “Dead”

Observations on General Character and Behaviour in the Workshouse

Ref

Monday 23rd January 1911

Discharged

Edward Ismay

54

Infirm

Mitcham

St Anne

 

21 1 11 {This refers to a date 21 Jan 1911, Probably the admission date}

1910 – 1911 Admission & Discharge Book Folio 151

Saturday 9th  September 1911

Discharged

Edward Ismay

55

Infirm

Mitcham

St Luke

 

8 9 11 {This refers to a date 8 Sep 1911, Probably the admission date}

1911 Admission & Discharge Book Folio 199

Saturday 20th April 1912

Discharged

Edward Ismay

55

Infirm

Infirmary

St Luke

 

18 4 12 {This refers to a date 18 Apr 1912 Probably the admission date}

1912 Admission & Discharge Book Folio 23

Friday 31st May 1912

Discharged

Edward Ismay

55

Infirm

 

St Anne

Dead

13 5 12 {This refers to a date 13 May 1912 Probably the admission date}

1912 Admission & Discharge Book Folio 75

Admission & Discharge Books

Work House or School

Name

Born

Admitted

By whose Order

Discharge

By whose Order

Ref

By whose Order

City Road

Edward Ismay

1857

21st January 1911

Osbourne

23rd January 1911

Mitcham

1911 Admission & Discharge Book Folio 530

Mitcham

Mitcham

Edward Ismay

1856

23rd January 1911

Norman

15th August 1911

Own Request

1911 Admission & Discharge Book Folio 530

OR

City Road

Edward Ismay

1857

8th September 1911

Shaw

9th September 1911

Mitcham

1911 Admission & Discharge Book Folio 530

 

Mitcham

Edward Ismay

1856

9th September 1911

Norman

23rd December 1911

Own Request

1911 Admission & Discharge Book Folio 530

 

City Road

Edward Ismay

1857

18th April 1912

Osbourne

20th April 1912

Arcluvay?

1911 Admission & Discharge Book Folio 531

 

Arcluvay?

Edward Ismay

1856

20th April 1912

Norman

13th May 1912

City Road

1911 Admission & Discharge Book Folio 531

 

City Road

Edward Ismay

1856

13th May 1912

Evans

31st May 1912

Died

1911 Admission & Discharge Book Folio 531

 

Admission & Discharge Books

Name

Calling

Religion

Born

Class of Diet

Parish from which admitted

By whose Order Admitted

Date Admitted

Ref

By whose Order

Edward Ismay

Hawker

EC

1857

Infirm

St Luke

Shaw

8th September 1911

1911 Admission & Discharge Book Folio 193

Mitcham

Edward Ismay

Hawker

EC

1857

Infirm

St Luke

Osbourne

18th April 1912

1912 Admission & Discharge Book Folio 21

Mitcham

 

 

Henry Ismay

 

19 May 1909

Southwark

Henry Ismay

12 Mar 1909

 

Southwark

Henry Jos Ismay

16 May 1909

23 Jun 1909

Southwark

Henry JosephIsmay

 

5 Jul 1909

Southwark

Henry JosephIsmay

23 Jun 1909

 

Southwark

Henry JosephIsmay

23 Jun 1909

5 Jul 1909

Southwark

Henry JosephIsmay

19 May 1909

 

Southwark

Hy Joseph Ismay

 

23 Jun 1909

Southwark

J Ismay

1 Jan 1923

 

Southwark

Wm Ismay

8 Jun 1917

 

Southwark

Wm Ismay

 

18 Mar 1922

Southwark