Edward married Alice Nutter (a local
girl) on 22nd January 1874 at The Parish church at Skipton. Alice
and Edward had 4 children, Martha Ellen (born 1875), Ada Louise (born
1876), Henrietta Mary (born 1879), and Thomas Henry (born 1884).
On the 1881
census Edward is shown as the Innkeeper
at The Bull with his family. Later that year his daughter Henrietta died
and was buried with
her Grandparents at All Saints Church. Edward
died from epilepsy, on 31st December 1885 at The Bull. He had
had epilepsy for 4 years. He was buried at All Saints Church
with his parents and his daughter.
In his Will he leaves a personal estate of £532.