Photo courtesy Doug Allsop
John Thomas Allsop was born in Crich Carr about 1881, his parents were John and Ellen Allsop. Before the war he married Mary Elizabeth Smith and they had two children, Harry and Essie. He worked at Lea Mills but had left before 1914 as he is not recorded in the Mill’s records at that time. In 1920, became manager of a hosiery factory at Kilmaurs, Scotland, where he died in 1961.
Four generations of the Allsop family, pictured in 1960. John Thomas Allsop (known as Thomas) seated is pictured with his Crich-born son Harry Smith Allsop back left;
Back right is his grandson, Reverend Thomas Douglas Allsop and the child his great grandson, John Douglas Allsop.
John Thomas Allsop moved to Scotland with his wife and young children in 1920.
1891: Crich Carr
|John||Allsop||Head||45||Beesom maker||Crich Carr|
|Jane Eliza||Allsop||daughter||15||Factory hand||Crich Carr|
|John Thomas||Allsop||son||10||Scholar||Crich Carr|
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1901: Crich Carr
|Luke||Allsop||son||23||Stone mason||Crich Carr|
|Thomas||Allsop||son||23||Hosiery factory||Crich Carr|
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1911: The Fields, Crich
|John Thomas||Allsop||Head||30||Hosiery factory clerk||Crich|
|Essie May||Allsop||daughter||1 mo||Crich|
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