deathDate: 14 JAN 1910
Place: Stone Road End, Tuxford
Place: Laxton, Notts.
Notes1841,1851,1871 Census, Hartshorne Farm, Laxton, Notts. c1858
working for Richard Harpham of Moorhouse, Notts. 1863, working
for father at Straw Hall, Laxton.In 1875 Jonathan took on the
tenancy of Knapeney Farm, Laxton, 130 acres owned by Earl
Manvers and farmed it with Hartshorn until 1880 when he took on
another tenancy, Stone Road End Farm, Tuxford, Notts, 120 acres.
Farmed Knapeney and Stone Road End until death with the help of
various members of his family. In the 1881, 1891, 1901 Census he
was recorded as living at Stone Road End Farm, Tuxford. In 1887
witnessed codicil of will of John Burkitt. 26 January 1910,
obituary, Newark Advertiser. Sources for his life are in Notts
University Manuscripts Dept and Notts Archives. Will pr. PPR 11
Mar 1910. Jonathan had 40 grandchildren.