Arthur Brook Aspland1

M, #2502, b. 1903, d. 31 May 1932
FatherArthur Brook Aspland1 b. 7 Dec 1871, d. 25 Aug 1942
MotherCaroline Aspland Thornley1 b. 1875
Birth*Arthur Brook Aspland was born in 1903 at Hyde, Cheshire, England.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 2 April 1911 in the household of Arthur Brook Aspland and Caroline Aspland Thornley at White Gates Bowlacre Lane, Gee Cross, Cheshire, England; the dwelling had twelve rooms and three servants.2 
Death*Arthur Brook Aspland died on 31 May 1932 at Lancashire, England.1 
Obit*He had an obituary appear in the North Cheshire Herald, page 9, Cheshire, England, on Friday, 10 June 1932 as follows:
The death occurred at a sanatorium on May 31st, of Mr. Arthur Brook Aspland, the eldest son of Mr and Mrs Arthur Brook Aspland, Brackenrigg, Windermere, at the age of twenty-nine.

The family is well known in Hyde, where they resided until about twelve years ago, at Whitegates, Bowlacre Lane.

Mr Brook Aspland was formerly the managing director at Slack Mills, of which his father, the late Mr Arthur Palmer Aspland was the managing director before him.

Mr Brook Aspland ceased to reside in Hyde when the Slack Mills changed over to the present ownership. He was a grandson of Mrs Aspland, formerly at Werneth Lodge, Hyde, which was given to the town and has been converted into a maternity home by the Hyde Corporation.


  1. [S848] Ron Hamilton, "Arthur Brook aspland," e-mail to Robert Mote, June 2008.
  2. [S853] 1911 England Census.