John James Britton was born in Handsworth in 1832. He died in Halford, Warwickshire, in 1913.
Catherine Erskine Britton was John James’s first wife, born in Birmingham in 1839 and the daughter of James Smith (a factor) and Elizabeth Smith (née Nimmo). John James and Catherine were married in 1858 in Handsworth. She died at Cookham in 1879.
John James's and Catherine’s children:
Richard Waddams Nimmo Britton, born Gravelly Hill, Erdington 1859, died Bournemouth 1894
Ethel Alice Britton, born Accrington, Lancs, c.1860
Lilian E. C. Britton, born Petersfield, Hampshire, c.1863
Arthur Henry Britton, born Newcastle on Tyne, c.1864
Maud May Britton (née Coward) was John James’s second wife, born in Huddersfield (date unknown) and the daughter of James Eyres Coward (a surgeon) and Elizabeth D. Coward. John James and May were married in Huddersfield in 1882. She died in 1956.
John James’s and Maud May’s children:
Herbert Eyres Britton, born Alcester, 1883
Ruth Eliza M. Britton, born Alcester, c.1885
Reginald Ernest James Britton, born Alcester, c.1888
Elizabeth Hilda D. Britton, born Alcester, Warwickshire, c.1889.
Edith L. Britton, born Halford, c.1896.
Richard married Irza Vivian Geraldine Thomas in Birmingham in 1885. They had four children: Kathleen Ethel Ivy Britton, born in Astwood Bank in 1886; Lionel Erskine Nimmo Britton, born in Astwood Bank in 1887; Reginald Percy Leopold Britton, born in Levallois–Perret, France, in 1989; and Cyril Lancelot Douglas Britton, born 1891 in Christchurch.
Lilian married Frank G. Allen, a dental surgeon in Cheltenham. In 1901 they had one child, Lorna C. P. Allen, aged 15.
Ethel married Thomas Perkins, a clerk in holy orders, in Belgrave, Leicester, in 1891.
Arthur Henry became the rector of Frodesley in Shropshire and married Haidee (maiden name unknown). In 1901 they had a daughter, Haidee C. E. Britton, aged 9, and a son, Arthur G. H. Britton, aged 7.
As ever, any further information regarding any of these people is most welcome.