- Born: 5 Sep 1840, Bingley, Yorkshire, England
- Christened: 7 Oct 1840, Haworth, Yorkshire, England
Haworth, Yorkshire, England
1851 Census living with parents aged 16.
8/28/09 Found 1861 census information that said he was 20. Can't find 1851 census.
Searched ancestry and there is a marriage to Mary and they are living in Burnley. Ancestry says cemetry at Haggate 1840-1888, Changed birth year from 1835 to 1840.
1881 census stone mason aged 40 living at 162 Colne Rd. Burnley with 11 children married to Mary from Burnley aged 37.
12/12/11 Exact birth email doc from Jar. Jonas died 14/2/1888 and was buried at Huggate Baptist Chapel in Burnley.
He was a stonemason.
He and Mary had 14 children, at the last count.
Noted events in his life were:
• 1841 Census Bingley Bancroft: Janas Bancroft aged 8 months, 7 Jun 1841, Winns Delf, Bingley. 407
• 1851 Census Bingley, Bancroft James: Jonas Bancroft son single age 10 Farmers son born Bingley, 30 Mar 1851, Whins Delf, Yorkshire. 408
• 1861 Census Bingley, Bancroft: Jonas Bancroft aged 20, Farmer's son, born Bingley, 7 Apr 1861, Winns Delf, Bingley. 409