|Benjamin Oakley was born in about 1839 at Lawley Common. He married Hannah, who was born in 1838 in Huntigton. In 1901 they are shown living at Skegby Lane, Skegby.|
|I have records of 7 children|
Margaret Oakley: born 1864 in Lawley Martha Oakley: born about 1865 in Lawley Benjamin Oakley: born about 1867 in Lawley. Benjamin married Elizabeth Brailsford. They lived at Downing Road, Sutton in Ashfield in 1901 Mary Oakley: born 1871 in Lawley Fanny Oakley: born about 1872. John Oakley: born about 1877. John was a coal miner, living at home,in 1901. Albert Oakley: born about 1882 in Skegby, Notts. Albert was a grocers assistant, living at home, in 1901.