Martha Silvester

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.