On this day …

On this day … 28th July

1700 … Henry Hurtley was born in Kirkby Malham, Yorkshire.  His parents were James Hurtley and Agnes Lawson.  He is my 5x great grandfather.

1806 … James Espley and Martha Silvester were married at Stoke on Trent in Staffordshire.  They are my wife’s 3x great grandparents.

1978 … Joseph Dawson died at Otley hospital in Yorkshire.  He is my grandfather.

On this day … 22nd July

1858 … Martha Espley (nee Silvester) died in Biddulph, Staffordshire.  She is my wife’s 3x great grandmother.

1877 … Arthur Edward Espley was born at Chell in Staffordshire.  His parents were Henry Espley and Ellen Hannah Clewley.  He is my wife’s 2nd cousin 2x removed.

1912 … William Dawson was buried at Holy Trinity church in Cowling, West Yorkshire.  He is my 2nd great grand uncle.

On this day … 18th July

1810 … Thomas Hurtley was born in Gargrave, Yorkshire to parents Thomas Hurtley and Hannah Braidley.  He is my 2x great grand uncle.

1864 … Philip Snowden was born in Cowling, West Yorkshire to parents John Snowden and Martha Nelson.  He is the 2nd cousin 1x removed of the wife of my 2nd great grand uncle.

1879 … Arthur Dawson was born in Steeton with Eastburn in West Yorkshire.  His parents were John and Elizabeth Dawson.  He is my 1st cousin 2x removed.