This is my baptism certificate from Trinity Sunday, 31st May 1953.
I was born at St. James hospital in Leeds, West Yorkshire. Almost five weeks later I was baptised at St. James church in Clitheroe, Lancashire. The service was carried out by the Rev’d A Lord – the same minister who married my parents at St. James church, Clitheroe in August 1951.
1795 … John Dawson was born in Cowling, West Yorkshire to parents John Dawson and Ann Watson. He is my 3rd great grand uncle.
1838 … John Dawson was born in Cowling, West Yorkshire to parents John Dawson and Elizabeth Benson. He is my 1st cousin 4x removed.
1873 … Elizabeth Ann Turner was born in Kendal, Westmorland to parents Thomas Turner and Mary Jane Carradice. She is my great grandmother.