Mossop, Daniel (1824-1889)

Family

Daniel was born in 1824 at Beckermet, Cumberland, to parents Joseph and Mary. He was baptised on 25 February 1824 at St Bridget Beckermet, Cumberland.

The 1841 census return records Daniel as a Miller’s apprentice.

He married Helen Sarah Collins Hunt (1835-1913) on 21 June 1855 at St Ann, Tower Hamlets, London. Records identify four children.

  • Mary Helen Hunt (1856-1904) – married Henry Moreton Stevens, a farmer (1903), in 1880   
  • Joseph Hunt (1858-1866)  
  • Livingston (1859-1887) – a clergyman
  • William Harvey (1865-1905) – a meat inspector (1905)

Daniel died on 26 September 1889 at Rockhampton, Queensland.

Circuits

  • 1846 High Wycombe
  • 1850 Hawksbury Upton
  • 1853 Maidenhead
  • 1855 London I
  • 1857 disappears
  • 1857 Staines – Congregational
  • 1858 Beaconsfield
  • 1862 Reading, Broad St
  • 1865 Brisbane – Mechanics Institute – Australia
  • 1868 Gympie, Queensland
  • 1869 Ipswich, Queensland
  • 1873 Newton, Sydney
  • 1875 Rosewood, Queensland

References

W Leary, Directory of Primitive Methodist Ministers and their Circuits, 1990

Surman Index id: 19803

Census Returns and Births, Marriages & Deaths Registers

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