present (7/4/2007) the author has traced the Hutchinson
family back to the early 1800's.
Hutchinson (The WW1 Diarist) was born about 1888 at either Beighton
in Derbyshire. Walter was
married at Conisbrough in 1918 to a Evelyn Lindley, the authors
Aunt. Walter at that time was a Solder and was in the battle of the
the Somme and wrote a War Diary of Events at that time. Extracts of
this can be seen on
parents were William Hutchinson and Lucy Bamforth. William was born
at Beighton and Lucy born at Handsworth Woodhouse near Sheffield.
William was born in 1855 and Lucy in 1848, they were married at
Handsworth Sheffield. William was down as a Carter, but later was a
Coal Miner Both William & Lucy died at Denaby Main, but were buried
at Beighton Church. There may have been a family 'Plot' there, this
is currently being investigated.
Rotherham All Saints Church
William's father was a Charles Hutchinson who was born at Loversall
in 1818 and lived for a time at Beighton as a Farmer, later to be a
Coal Miner. His wife was a Sarah Shaw. They were married at
Rotherham All Saints in 1839, living at that time at Eastwood a
small suburb of Rotherham.
Loversall St Katherine's
author has discovered that Charles Hutchinson's father was a William
Hutchinson and was probably born at Luversall, this may be confirmed
when more research is done at Loversall.