John HINCHCLIFFE

John Hinchcliffe (1825 – 1878) & family

The Hinchcliffe family provided two generations of photographers who operated variously in Dewsbury, Liverpool and Leicester from 1864 until about 1923. It is possible that the Hinchcliffe name continued above studio doors for a few years after 1923 but that the studios were actually owned by people who were not members of the family.

Research has been difficult at times because the family name has been variously recorded as Inchcliffe and Hinchliffe as well as Hinchcliffe.

John Hinchcliffe had seven children and most of them were involved in photography to some extent. His sons Ramsden, Henry and Eugene were particularly active as commercial photographers as were Henry’s wife Ellen and Eugene’s wife Alice.

Hinchcliffes who operated their own studios are shown in red below:

 


Generation 1
John married Grace

Generation 2
Alfred
Ramsden
Eva
Clara
Henry married Ellen Malone
Alice
Eugene married Alice Hughes


 

Census

1841 – John age 15 at home with his parents William and Susan Hinchcliffe and four siblings.  William’s occupation is wool spinner

1851 – John age 26 at 65 Shaver Hill, Heckmondwike with his wife Grace and young Alfred. Occupation clothier

1861 – John age 36 at Wharton Square, Heckmondwike with his wife Grace and four young children. Occupation blanket weaver

1871 – John age c47 at Oates Square, Dewsbury, Yorkshire with his wife Grace and four children. Occupation photographer

1871 – Ramsden, said to be 18, as a boarder at 35 Westgate, Dewsbury. Occupation painter and photographic artist. No census record has been found for Alfred

1881 – Grace, a widow, age 54 at 46 Virgil Street, Liverpool, Lancashire with four of her children, three of whom were involved in photography

1881 – Ramsden age 28 at 102 Park Lane Liverpool, with wife Harriet and two sons

1891 – Grace, a widow, age 63 at 18a Norton Street, Liverpool with two children. Occupations photographer and photographer’s assistants

1891 – Ramsden, a widower, age 34 at 243 & 245 Scotland Road, Liverpool with his son Eugene (14). Occupation photographer/dealer

1891 – Henry age 27 at 106 Cazneau Street, Liverpool and single. Occupation photographer

1901 – Ramsden aged 43 at 273 Scotland Road, Liverpool with his wife Emma. Occupation photographer

1901 – Henry age 37 at 106 Cazneau Street, Liverpool with his wife Ellen, an artist/sculptress age 21. Occupation photographer

1911 – Eugene age 41 at 2 Kempston Street, Liverpool with his wife Alice and daughter Grace. Occupation photographer.

 

This biography is divided into three chapters

 

Chapter 1 – The story of John Hinchcliffe and his family

1825 John Hinchcliffe was born in Dewsbury, Yorkshire in 1825 (although the 1871 census says he was born in Mirfield). His father William was a clothier and a wool spinner and his mother’s name was believed to be Susan according to the 1841 census records; but her maiden name is not, as yet, known.

1841 John was aged 15 and living at home with his parents William and Susan Hinchcliffe and his four siblings. John was not listed as having an occupation but William’s occupation was recorded as being a wool spinner.

1844 John Hinchcliffe married Grace Colbeck on September the 8th 1844 at the Parish Church in Batley and both partners confirmed their marriage by adding a cross next to their name on the marriage certificate (see below). John is actually recorded as Inchcliffe.

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According to their marriage certificate, Grace was 19 years old and John was 20. Grace had been born in Batley, Yorkshire in 1827 (or possibly in 1828).

John’s parents were William and Susan Hinchcliffe (shown as Inchcliffe) and Grace’s parents were Jeremiah and Elizabeth Colbeck. Both of their fathers were clothiers.

Interestingly, neither of the witnesses were obvious relatives, one being John Swallow and the other being Joseph Chadwick.

1848  John and Grace had their first child, a son, and called him Alfred Hinchcliffe.

1851 According to the census taken on the 30th March 1851, John Hinchcliffe was aged 26 and lived at 65 Shaver Hill, Heckmondwike with his wife Grace, aged 25, and young Alfred aged three. John’s occupation was recorded as a clothier and Grace was a bobbin winder. The family was listed under the name Hinchliffe.

1851 John and Grace’s second child was a boy and they named him Ramsden. He was born in Heckmondwike in West Yorkshire and grew up to become a photographer in his own right.

Interestingly, according to the census of 1841, John and his parents had neighbours called Ramsden – could it be that John liked the name or the neighbours so much that he named his son after them?

1854 John and Grace had a third child, a daughter named Eva.

1861 John and Grace’s fourth child arrived in March 1861 in Heckmondwike, West Yorkshire. The census for that year includes John at Wharton Square, Heckmondwike living with Grace and his four children Alfred, Ramsden, and Eva who were scholars and little Clara who was only two weeks old. John was recorded as a blanket weaver.

1862 Sadly, John and Grace’s daughter, one-year old Clara, died in July 1862 and was buried at Castleford.

1863 John and Grace produced their fifth child, Henry Hinchcliffe, in Dewsbury in the second quarter of 1863.

1864  John opened and operated a photography studio named J. Hinchcliffe in Wellington Road in Dewsbury. It remained open until 1877 or 1878 when John moved to Liverpool.

1866  In 1866, John’s children were joined by a sister called Alice.

1870 John and Grace Hinchcliffe had another son, Eugene Hinchcliffe. He was born in Dewsbury (but the 1871 census says he was born in Ripley).

1871 By 1871 the census records that John (age 47) was living at Oates Square, Dewsbury with his wife Grace (age 44) with their daughter Eva (age 17), Henry (age 8), Alice (age 5) and Eugene (age 1). John was a photographer but Grace was not allocated an occupation.

Ramsden was living nearby, but away from home, as a boarder in residence at the abode of John Marriott a sign writer and insurance agent at 35 Westgate in Dewsbury. Ramsden Hinchcliffe was listed as a painter and photographic artist and he was said to be 18 years old.

It is possible perhaps that both Alfred and Ramsden worked with their father John in his studio but do not appear on the 1871 census living with their parents because they boarded out. It is not possible to be sure.

1873 On the 25th May 1873 John’s son Ramsden Hinchcliffe married Harriet Taylor in Dewsbury but Harriet died in Dewsbury 12 years later in 1885.

1874 John was caught trading on a Sunday in breach of the Sunday Trading Laws and was taken to court. He pleaded guilty and was fined 5 shillings and costs. A report in the Huddersfield Chronicle on Friday the 23rd. of October is shown below.

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Hinchcliffe, John breached Sunday Trading laws 1874

1875 Eva Hinchcliffe, John and Grace’s daughter, married John King at Dewsbury.

1877 By 1877 Ramsden was advertising his own studio at Market Place, Batley. He may well have opened this studio at an earlier date as he was listed in the 1871 census as a painter and photographic artist at the age of 18.

1878 In 1878, John moved with his wife Grace and the four youngest of their seven children many miles to the West to the big, port city of Liverpool in Lancashire.

Here John opened a studio on Scotland Road at the corner of Belle Street and opposite Mile End.  Not shown on the map below is the fact that Belle Street was eventually cut through to Scotland Road just at the site of the studio.  Belle Street was eventually re-named Cazneau Street.”

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However, for a while, John’s carte de visite photographic mounts showed both studio addresses, the one in Dewsbury and the one in Liverpool. This indicates that BOTH studios were open at the same time. 

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It is conjecture only but it is very possible that when John and Grace moved to Liverpool, their son Ramsden closed down his own studio in the small town of Batley and moved to nearby Dewsbury to manage his father’s old studio.

Whatever the situation, Ramsden Hinchcliffe was advertising a studio of his own in Liverpool by 1880 (which means he probably had arranged to put the advert in the trade directory some time in 1879).

Tragically, John died later the same year (in the third quarter) at the age of 53.

John’s death certificate incorrectly lists John’s birth year as 1825 rather than 1824.

Following the death of her husband, John’s widow Grace and their sons Alfred and Henry kept Hinchcliffe’s studio in operation. The youngest son Eugene would still have been at school. The family lived over the shop for many years until the 1890s.

1880 Sometime after 1877 (when he had a studio in Batley) Ramsden moved to Liverpool and advertised a new studio at 102 Park Lane in Liverpool. He had definitely moved by the time of the 1881 census.

1881 The census in 1881 shows that Grace (age 54) and her family were living at 46 Virgil Street, Liverpool. Grace is shown as a widow and head of household and she is living with her sons Alfred (34) and Henry [Harry sic] (age 17) who are both described as photographers. Also living there is Alice Hinchcliffe (age 15) as an assistant photographer. Eugene Hinchcliffe is eleven years old and a scholar.

Alfred was not listed with his parents in the 1871 census ten year’s earlier and it is probable that he had returned to live with his mother to help her with the photography business after the death of his father three years earlier.

Virgil Street is on the map above and is very close to Cazneau Street where the studio was.

Meanwhile, Ramsden aged 28 was living at 102 Park Lane Liverpool with his wife Harriet and a son named after his uncle and called Eugene (aged 4) and another son called George (aged 9). Ramsden had also opened a second studio at 15 Parker Street in Liverpool by 1881 which appears to have been run concurrently with the studio at 102 Park Lane.

1885 Ramsden’s wife Harriet died.

1891 After 11 years in business working with and for his mother, Grace’s son Henry assumed ownership of Hinchcliffe’s Eagle Studio at 106 Cazneau Street, Liverpool. The census states he was 27 years old and still single.

An amazing photograph of the inside of the studio showroom is shown below and  the name of the business is clearly reflected in the mirror in the top left side of the picture.

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Amazing photograph of the inside of the Hinchcliffe Studio

Henry ran this studio from 1891 until 1902. In the latter years Henry called his business Hinchcliffe’s Photographers then Hinchcliffe’s Art Photographers.

The census indicates that Henry was born in 1864 in Liverpool. However, the 1871 census records state that Henry was born in 1863 in Ripley, Derbyshire and the 1881 and 1891 census records both state that he was born in 1864. Family stories indicate that he was born in Ripley and that the Liverpool birth city is incorrect.

Below are photographs taken somewhat later about 1898 of Henry’s future in-laws, Edward and Ellen Malone from Ireland. This date is supported by the design of the mount which was popular during the period 1896 and 1904. 

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1891 With Henry taking over the studio at Cazneau Street, Grace opened her own studio at 2 Kempston Street in Liverpool. By the 5th April 1891 (the census date) she was 63 years old and she had moved her residence to 18a Norton Street in Liverpool and taken over a studio there as well. The census lists her as a widow and a photographer. In the household are Alice (age 27) who is still single and Eugene (age 21); both are photographer’s assistants.

For the ongoing story of Henry Hinchcliffe and his beautiful wife Ellen – see Chapter 3 below.

1891 Meanwhile Ramsden was living at 243/245 Scotland Road, Liverpool with his 14 year old son Eugene and was listed as a widower because his wife Harriet had died in 1885.

1892 Ramsden was advertising a different studio at 273 Scotland Road Liverpool from 1892 to 1897 and he was still living at that address in 1901.

Interestingly, at one point, Ramsden had his studio illustrated on the back of his cabinet card mount. Unfortunately the building no longer exists.

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1894 Sometime previously, Eugene, Grace’s son had met and courted Alice Hughes. Alice was born in Birkenhead, Cheshire in 1871 and was slightly older than Eugene. They married in All Saints, Toxteth Park, Liverpool in 1894 when they were both 24 years old. Their marriage certificate states Eugene’s father’s name as John Hinchcliffe but his mother’s name is left blank as is that of his new mother-in-law.

1896 Grace’s studio at 18a Norton Street was taken over by her youngest son, Eugene and his wife Alice in 1896. Grace would have been 68 years old and probably felt the need to retire.

1898 Hinchcliffe’s Eagle Studio of Cazneau Street photographed the Liverpool football team. Copies of the image are available from Liverpool Football Club.

1899 Ramsden Hinchcliffe, John’s son, had lost his first wife in Dewsbury in 1885 but after his move to Liverpool he met and married another lady, Emma Bradshaw.

1900 Until her death on the 10th October 1900 in Liverpool at the age of 73, Grace continued to reside with her son Eugene and her daughter-in-law Alice and her granddaughter Grace.

1901 According to the census, Ramsden Hinchcliffe was 43 years of age and was still living and working at 273 Scotland Road, Liverpool with his second wife Emma. His occupation was given as a photographer but he does not appear to have advertised his studio at that address in trade directories since 1897. Of course, businesses were not always advertised every year. Ramsden was still described as a photographer at that address on his death in 1910.

1910 Ramsden Hinchcliffe had married for a second time in Liverpool in 1899 but his second marriage was somewhat cut short when he died on the 16th of February 1910. Ramsden left £1,159 11s 5d to his widow, Emma Hinchcliffe. Ramsden was described at his death as a photographer at 273 Scotland Road, Liverpool.

The studio continued to be advertised under the name of Hinchcliffe & Co until 1918 so it is probable that Emma or one of her children carried the business on until then.

1911 The census in 1911 shows Eugene was 41 years old and was living at 2 Kempston Street with his wife Alice and daughter Grace. His occupation was recorded as a photographer.

1912 Eugene, who had been running the studio at 18a Norton Street in Liverpool with his wife Alice, died unexpectedly in the second quarter of the year at the young age of 42. Eugene left £938 2s 2d to his widow Alice.

The photography business was continued at the same address by Alice until at least 1923.

1918 Hinchcliffe and Co (the business previously operated by Ramsden Hinchcliffe) appears to have stopped advertising the studio at 273 Scotland Road, Liverpool in 1918.

1920 John’s daughters Alice Hinchcliffe (later Alice Davidson, wife of John Davidson) and Eva Hinchcliffe (later Eva King) both died in the same year.

1941 Alice Hinchcliffe, Eugene’s widow, died in Liverpool in the second quarter of 1941 at the age of 70 and this brought to an end the dynasty of John Hinchcliffe, his children Alfred, Ramsden, Eva, Henry, Alice and Eugene and their respective spouses.

 

Chapter 2 – The mysterious New Brighton Connection

Despite extensive research, the mystery of the Hinchcliffe & Co. connection with New Brighton has not been solved (see the two cartes de visite below). The almost identical design of the cdv mounts indicates that there was definitely a connection.

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An H. Hinchcliffe and a Charles Hinchcliffe both advertised from Lower Parade, New Brighton in the 1880s but neither photographer has been traced in other historical records to date.

Can any reader help to discover what the family connection was?

 

Chapter 3 – The story of Henry Hinchcliffe from 1900 onwards and of his beautiful wife Ellen

1900 Meanwhile the other son Henry was still busy running his studio at Cazneau Street, Liverpool and here is an interesting example of his work with an unusual subject.

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However, Henry also ventured outside at times to take photographs. The picture below shows Henry (at the rear) with a friend pushing a bicycle up a steep hill on his way to photograph – what? He may have offered the service of portraits ‘at home’ or he may have been taking topographical photographs for sale in his studio. On the other hand he may just have been out enjoying the countryside and the prospect of taking some beautiful images for personal use.

Whatever he was doing, it is clear that there is camera case strapped to the handlebars of the bike and he is enjoying himself. But who took the photograph, and with what camera?

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1900 Henry Hinchcliffe, at the age of 36,had at last found a bride. Henry married Ellen Malone from Cork in Ireland on the 25th August 1900 in the Parish Church of the Holy Trinity in the county of Chester. Their marriage certificate lists both Henry and his deceased father John as photographers.

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Ellen was much younger than Henry and she was a very beautiful young lady aged 21. She was an artist and a sculptress. Below is a superb photograph of Henry and Ellen in their wedding clothes. Also shown is a stunning photograph of Ellen which Henry must have used as a display piece in his studio – she is dressed like a fortune teller and she is holding a pack of cards.

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1901 The census for Cazneau Street, Liverpool which was compiled on the 31st March lists Henry Hinchcliffe (37 years old) as a photographer and his wife Ellen (aged 21) as an artist/sculptress. Henry is again recorded as having been born in Ripley, Derbyshire which provides more evidence that the 1891 census stating that his birthplace was Liverpool was factually incorrect.

1902 Sometime in 1902 Henry moved his residence and studio to 71 London Road, Liverpool and renamed the business Hinchcliffe’s Century Studio.

Also in 1902, Henry’s brother Alfred died.

1903 Henry and Ellen had their first baby, a boy named Frank. He was born on the 27th January.

1904 On the 9th of September 1904 a second son arrived and Henry and Ellen called him Gilbert. Below are three photographs of him as a young baby taken in Henry’s studio at 71 London Road, Liverpool about 1905.

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Two portraits taken c1905 by Henry Hinchcliffe of his son Gilbert

 

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Portrait taken c 1905 by Henry Hinchcliffe of his son Gilbert in a rocking crib.

Here is another delightful portrait taken in 1906 by Henry of his two sons, Frank on the left and Gilbert on the right.

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Portrait taken in 1906 by Henry Hinchcliffe of his two sons, Frank on the left and Gilbert on the right

1907 Henry and Ellen added to their family with another baby, a little girl named Viola who was usually called by the name Violet. She was born on the 6th of February 1907 and here is a charming portrait of Ellen with all three of her children and a pram. The photograph was probably taken late in 1907.

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Ellen Hinchcliffe her children; photograph probably taken late in 1907

1907 In 1907 Henry moved his photography studio again to 52 Pembroke Place in Liverpool. The photograph below of his son, Gilbert ,was almost certainly taken at that studio.

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1908 Gilbert Hinchcliffe, age 4, 1908

 

1909 For whatever reason, Henry and Ellen moved to Leicester in 1909 and Ellen advertised a studio in her own name at 46 Market Place. Henry had a studio at 39 Belgrave Gate in Leicester called Hinchcliffe’s Central Studio.

1911 Meanwhile, despite their growing family, the marriage of Henry Hinchcliffe and Ellen did not work out and in 1911 he and his wife parted company. To date no record has been found of a divorce.

Ellen returned to Cork in Ireland with her two younger children Gilbert and Violet whilst Henry stayed in Leicester with his older son Frank who would have been about eight or nine years old at that time.

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1911 approximately – Gilbert Violet & Frank Hinchcliffe – probably the last picture taken together.

 

Another picture of Frank Hinchcliffe, Henry’s eldest son, was taken at 39 Belgrave Gate in April 1911 – see below. This is the only example taken in that studio which is in the family archives.

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1912 By 1912, Henry moved from 39 Belgrave Gate to 15a Cank Street where he operated until at least 1919. He called it Hinchcliffe’s Central Studio. Frank worked in the studio for his father until 1919 when he left to join the army.

About 1916 Like most photographers in the WW1 period, Henry took many pictures of men in uniform.

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The picture above appears on the excellent website WW1TIGERS.COM in the section about Leicestershire Regiment Solders of WW1under the sub-heading ‘Leicester men who served in other regiments’ and is reproduced with the kind permission of Jonathan Capewell.

1917 When Gilbert was about 13 years old, Henry went to Ireland to find him. Henry asked his young son to return with him to England and he willingly agreed.

Young Gilbert was living with his grandmother, Ellen Malone, in Cork while his mother Ellen Hinchcliffe was a live-in worker in Queenstown and his home life was not exciting.

Father Henry made two attempts to ‘kidnap’ his son. The first time, they took a train to Dublin to board a ship to cross the Irish Sea but Gilbert was recognized on the train and forcibly removed from his father’s custody. The second time was successful. Henry took Gilbert to England, most likely to Leicester, where he was reunited with his brother, Frank.

Gilbert later told members of his family that he remembered working in the photography studio over one summer helping his father and brother develop sun pictures. However, his mother, Ellen, tracked him down and took him back to Ireland. Ellen was afraid that Henry would make another attempt to secure Gilbert so she placed him in a boarding school in Farnborough in England (the Salesian School) where he stayed for two years (1917-1919) – see photo.

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Gilbert eventually returned to Ireland and resumed living with his grandmother.

1918 By 1918, Henry was still in Leicester at 15a Cank Streert which he operated until at least 1919. The picture of his son Frank was probably taken by Henry in 1918.

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1918 – Frank Hinchcliffe aged about 15 in England

 

1919 In May Frank Hinchcliffe left his father’s photography business in Leicester as he was ‘fed up with photography’ and joined the army in the King’s Liverpool Regiment for a 12 month period.  In June 1919, Frank’s relationship with Florence Naomi Bird resulted in pregnancy.  Frank and Florence married in November 1919, their son, Frank Arthur Jr., was born in March 1920.  Their daughter, Gwendoline May, was born in June 1921.

1920 On the 5th July 1920, Ellen Hinchcliffe, who was Henry Hinchcliffe’s estranged wife and Frank’s mother, emigrated from Ireland to Philadelphia in the USA. Her 1920 passport photograph is shown below.

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 Ellen Hinchcliffe – 1920 passport photograph

 

1921 In early January 1921 Gilbert, her second son, also emigrated to New York in the USA at the age of 16 with $15 in his pocket but did not live with his mother. After finding work in New York City for a few years, he joined the Merchant Marine and began a career at sea as a Marine Engineer ending in 1943 when he joined the United States Coast Guard as an officer working in maritime safety. He retired from the Coast Guard in 1966 at the rank of Captain.

Gilbert married Melva Esther Noxon in 1939, raised a family and lived in Baltimore, Maryland. He was regarded by his family as a wonderful man.

A letter full of wonderful reminiscences was written by Gilbert to his daughter Marcy in 1980. It reflects on his times in the 1920s and concerns himself, his father Henry, mother Ellen and his siblings Frank and Violet. The letter is shown in full below with a copy of Gilbert’s passport photograph relating to that same period when he was preparing to emigrate to the USA. The photograph and the letter together show and tell a moving story for this young man.

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1921 By March 1921 Frank Hinchcliffe, the eldest son of Henry and Ellen Hinchcliffe who had left the army in 1920, was working as an agricultural contractor in Leicester on a temporary basis. As noted above, Frank was a married man with two young children.  Frank omitted all mention of his family in a letter to his mother Ellen written in March 1921. The letter describes his life and his desire to see his mother, brother and sister again in the USA. Enclosed with the letter was a photograph of Frank taken in 1920.

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Frank never made it to the USA, he went to Canada instead in July 1921; apparently without using the funds that his mother had offered. Frank left behind in England his wife and two children, the youngest of whom was born just one month before his departure for Canada.  Did Frank intend to send for his family to join him in Canada, or did Florence decline to leave England?  There is no way of knowing.  Frank never let his mother know where he had settled, possibly due to discomfort over his family situation. Ellen later made a trip to England in 1936 to try to find some trace of him but without success. Sad.

Frank was 18 when he emigrated but declared himself to be 21 and that he wanted to be a farmer. This declaration was made to facilitate his move to Canada so that he could travel on a Canadian Government Warrant which paid for his passage. Frank married Lilly May Paige in 1936, possibly without the legality of a divorce from Florence Naomi Bird, raised a family and worked as an engineer. They lived in Montreal.

1925 Ellen also funded her daughter Violet’s passage to the United States. Violet arrived in New York City in December 1925, lived with her mother in New York City for a few years, eventually relocating to Bridgeport, Connecticut where she married John Kreutz in 1933 and raised a daughter.

1931 Henry Hinchcliffe emigrated to Canada at the age of 67 to live near his son Frank and his family.

1936 Here is a lovely portrait of Ellen Hinchcliffe, thought to have been taken in 1936 when she was 58 years old. She was still a good looking woman.

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1940  Henry Hinchcliffe died in Cowansville, Quebec, Canada at the age of 76.

1952  Ellen Hinchcliffe, Henry Hinchcliffe’s estranged wife, died at the age of 73.

 

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John Hinchcliffe’s Family

Father        William Hinchcliffe

Mother        Susan (maiden name not known)

 

John Hinchcliffe

Born             1825 Dewsbury, Yorkshire

Baptised

Married         1844 to Grace Colbeck at Batley (1828 – 1900)

Child 1          1848 Alfred Hinchcliffe (d. 1902)

Child 2          1851 Ramsden Hinchcliffe (d.1910)

Child 3          1854 Eva Hinchcliffe (later Eva King) (d. 1920)

Child 4          1861 Clara Ellen Hinchcliffe (d. 1862)

Child 5          1863 Henry Hinchcliffe (d. 1940)

Child 6          1866 Alice Hinchcliffe (later Alice Davidson; d.1920)

Child 7          1870 Eugene Hinchcliffe (d.1912)

Died               1878 in Liverpool

 

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Compiled by Ron Cosens © 2015    www.cartedevisite.co.uk 

Sources

 

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Hinchcliffe – Gallery of mount designs

This gallery contains the MAIN types of carte de visite and cabinet card photographic mounts used by John Hinchcliffe and his family. Minor variations have been omitted.

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John Hinchcliffe – Dewsbury

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John Hinchcliffe – Dewsbury and Liverpool

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Grace Hinchcliffe and her children

Grace Hinchcliffe – 102 Cazneau Street

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Grace Hinchcliffe – 18a Norton Street (Previously John Royal’s studio)

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Grace Hinchcliffe – 2 Kempston Street

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Cabinet card by Ramsden Hinchcliffe with studio illustrated

 

Ramsden Hinchcliffe t/a Hinchcliffe & Co – Liverpool & New Brighton

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Carte de visite by Ramsden Hinchcliffe

 

Henry Hinchcliffe

Henry Hinchcliffe – Liverpool

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Cabinet Card photograph by Henry Hinchcliffe

 

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Carte de visite by Henry Hinchcliffe

 

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Carte de visite by Henry Hinchcliffe

 

Henry Hinchcliffe – Leicester – 39 Belgrave Gate

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Postcard portrait by Henry Hinchcliffe

 

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Henry Hinchcliffe – Leicester – 15a Cank Street

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Ellen Hinchcliffe

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Eugene Hinchcliffe

Eugene Hinchcliffe – Liverpool

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Carte de visite by Eugene Hinchcliffe

 

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Cabinet Card by Eugene Hinchcliffe

 

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Carte de visite by Eugene Hinchcliffe

 

Alice Hinchcliffe

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