1901 Census

Name Relationship Age Occupation Birthplace
YATES James R. Head, Married 33 General Labourer, Worker Addingham
YATES Mary Wife, Married 34 West Witton
SMITHSON Mary Daughter 10 Redmire
YATES Tom Son 6 Redmire
YATES Alice Daughter 2 Redmire
YATES Margaret Daughter 6m Redmire
YATES Elizabeth Ann Daughter 5 Redmire

On 10 May 1891, James married Mary Smithson, daughter of John Smithson and Elizabeth Peacock at Redmire. Their children shown in the census, baptized in Redmire, are:
  1. Mary Renton SMITHSON: born 26 March 1891, baptized 31 May 1891
  2. Tom Renton YATES: baptized 14 October 1894
  3. Elizabeth Anne YATES: baptized 7 June 1896
  4. Alice YATES: baptized 31 July 1898
  5. Margaret YATES: baptized 23 September 1901

James Renton and Mary are buried with Mary's parents in Redmire:

In loving memory of John Smithson of Redmire who died 11 December 1921 aged 82 years. Also Elizabeth his wife who died 28 July 1932 aged 88 years. Also Mary their daughter wife of J.R. Yates who died 10 February 1910 aged 42 years. Also John their son who died 31 July 1872 aged 3 years. Also his son in law J.R. Yates who died 27 May 1933 aged 65 years.

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