On this day …

On this day … 23rd August

1744 … Ann Cowgill and Turner Snowden married at Thornton in Craven, Yorkshire.  They are the 2x great grandparents of the wife of my 2nd great grand uncle.

1910 … Alice Musgrove was born to parents Joseph Musgrove and Elizabeth An Turner.  She is my grand aunt.

On this day … 22nd August

1808 … Mary Overton was born in Cowling, West Yorkshire to parents Henry Overton and Mary Watson.  She is the wife of my 3x great grand uncle.

1898 … Mary Elizabeth Musgrove was born in Clitheroe, Lancashire to parents Joseph Musgrove and Elizabeth Ann Turner.  She is my grand aunt.


On this day … 20th August

1779 … Sarah Kighley was born in Keighley, West Yorkshire to parents George Kighley and Ann Edmundson.  She is my 4x great grand aunt.

1857 … George Musgrove was and died in Blackburn, Lancashire.  His parents were John Musgrove and Catherine Ainsworth.  He is my great grand uncle.

1952 … James Dawson died in Keighley, West Yorkshire.  He is my grand uncle.

On this day … 18th August

1633 … William Hurtley was born in Kirkby Malahmadale, Yorkshire.  His parents were Thomas Hurtley and Elizabeth Deane.  He is my 7x great grandfather.

1903 … Mary Anne Paley (nee Spink) died.  She is my 2x great grandmother.

1924 … Florence Espley was born in Stockport, Cheshire to parents James Henry Espley and Mary Fox.  She is my wife’s 4th cousin.

On this day … 16th August

1857 … Mary Rebecca Snowden was born to parents John Snowden and Martha Nelson.  She is the 2nd cousin 1x removed of the wife of my 2x great grand uncle.

1956 … Alice Britliff (nee Lockington) died in Grimsby, Lincolnshire.  She is my wife’s grandmother.