Arthur William Binns  (I6084)
Surname: Binns
Given Names: Arthur William

Gender: Male Male

Birth: 10 August 1858 Prospect Cottage, Oakworth
Death: 19 January 1931 Springfield, Clark County, Ohio, USA

Personal Facts and Details
Birth 10 August 1858 Father27Mother26 Prospect Cottage, Oakworth

Birth Oakworth

Christening Oakworth Wesleyan

Emigration 1880 (Age 21) Ohio, USA

MarriageReligious Marriage
8 April 1885 (Age 26) Emma Atha - Holbeck, Leeds, Yorks

Universal Identifier DE1DE68ECA36814BBCE1E2E8560D12B0C702
Death 19 January 1931 (Age 72) Springfield, Clark County, Ohio, USA

Burial 20 January 1931 (1 day after death) Ferncliffe Cemetery, Lot 98 Section I

Last Change 7 October 2012 - 05:15:33 - by: binnsadmin


1871 Census, son living with family, age 12, scholar born Keighley
1881 Census living at 44 Chapel Lane, Oakworth.Woodturner. Age 22. Future wife Emma living at Good Law, close to Lane Ends, Keighley.
1882 Directory Springfield, 1883-84, fireman, boards at Forrest House, east side Sycamore behind High and Main which is boarding house run by Mrs. Jane Binns.
1883 Directory Springfield, 1884-85, engineer, residence as above
1884 Directory Springfield 1885-86, engineer as above
1885 Apr 8 Marriage Certificate: At the Parish Church of Little Holbeck, 8 April 1885, Arthur William Binns, age 26, bachelor, engineer, of Oakworth, Keighley, father William [sic] Binns, tailor to Emma Atha, age 25, spinster, of Little Holbeck, father John Atha, contractor. Witnesses were John Thomas Hays and Elizabeth Atha.
1885 Directory Springfield 1889-87, residence 13 Brown.
1886 Directory Springfield, 1887-88, residence 27 Lincoln Av.
1887 Directory Springfield 1888-89 residence rear 304 E. High, i.e. Forrest House
1888-97 Directories Springfield at same address
1890 Letter written home to parents describes a visit to Monterey under the auspices of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen.
1892 Oct 29 Entry through Castle Garden from Liverpool aboard City of Berlin, engineer bound for Ohio. Accompanied by wife Emma
1897-1907 Directories Springfield 1898-1907, residence 207 E. High
1907 Directory Springfield 1908 residence 437 E. High (note addresses of properties had been renumbered)
1910 Census USA, living at Springfield, Clark County, Ohio,at 437 East High St. Binns Arthur W., head, white male,age 51, married 25 years,year of immigration 1881, locomotive engineer, no weeks out of work, rented home.
1920 US Census at Springfield, Clark, Ohio, married head age 61, immigrated 1881, engineer locomotive
1929 Will signed 7th January leaves everything to "my brother Charles W. Binns, of Ravenna, Ohio. Executors "my brother, Charles W. Binns, and my nephew, Sydney Binns,.."
1930 US Census at Sprigfield, Clark, Ohio, widowed head age 72, immigrated 1880
1931 Died 20th January, Death registered, Vol 6492 Cert No. 571:
widowed railroad engineer of 2216 Main Street. Informant Charles Binns, Ravenna, Ohio
1931 January, 21, Springfield Daily News "ARTHUR WILLIAM BINNS Arthur William Binns, 72, a retired engineer of the Big Four rail road, died suddenly at 11:30 p. m. Tuesday at his home, 2216 E. Main St. He retired two years ago. Mr. Binns leaves two brothers Charles W. Binns of Ravenna, and Walter A. Binns of England; two sisters, Miss Louise Binns and Mrs. Frances Townsend, both of England. He was a member of Christ Episcopal Church; Springfield Lodge, independent Order of Oddfellows; and the Brotherhood of Firemen and Locomotive Engineers. The body was taken to Jackson funeral home."
1931 Burial in family grave, age 72 years 5m 9d
1931 Probate filed on 27 January, executors, Charles W. Binns and Sydney Binns. Personal property estimated at $3,900, real estate at $4,380
1931 Executors account filed 24 Sep, shows total value of estate as $4,453.81. No real estate seemed to have been accounted for.
Some wood working tools of Arthur's were inherited by Clifford Binns.

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Family with Parents - [View Family (F1852)]
5 months

Marriage: 18 September 1856 -- Keighley Parish Church
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Family with Emma Atha - [View Family (F1851)]
13 months

Marriage: 8 April 1885 -- Holbeck