James Butler Moody

James Butler Moody was born in 1870. He was usually called ‘Butler’ in the family. In 1895 he married Hannah (Annie) Brierley in Rochdale. Butler was a Brewery Manager and they lived in London.

Like his sister Ethel, Butler also kept a diary. We are lucky that many of his diaries have survived and as they are transcribed, can be read from the links below.

1887 diary January – April

1887 diary May – June

1887 diary July – September

1887 diary October – December


1888 diary

Images relating to 1888