Married Sarah Ann Coldwell on the 8th of December 1856 in Wallsend Parish Church
Mary born 3rd March 1857 at Quay Willington, Howdon, Wallsend, Northumberland
Robert born 29th of April 1859 1, at Quay Willington, Howdon, Wallsend, Northumberland
Margaret Ann born 19th of December 1860 and baptised 1st September 1861 at Willington Quay, Howdon, Wallsend, Northumberland
Sarah born 19th of June 1863, baptised 6th of September 1863 at St Paul the Apostle Church, Willington Quay
John Joseph born 24th of March 1865, baptised 2nd of July 1865 at St Paul the Apostle Church, Willington Quay (buried 4/12/1866)
John Joseph born on the 18th of September 1867 at Stephenson Street, Willington (Quay), Northumberland, buried on the 2nd of June 1868 at St Peter's Church, Wallsend
Jane born 23rd June 1869, baptised on the 22nd of July 1869 at St Paul the Apostle, Willington Quay, from Stephenson Street.
Josephina, born on the 19th of June 1874 at Stephenson Street, Willington 1
Died on the 19th of August 1874 at Stephenson Street, Willington Quay, aged 454, buried on 21st August 1874 at St Peter's Church, Wallsend.
Living with his father at Hillersden Terrace, Nenthead at the time of the 1851 census. Moved to Wallsend between 1851 and 1856. A smelter in 1857, 1859 , 1863, 1865, 1867 but a labourer in 1860 and a labourer at teengine works in 1874. Living at Willington Quay at the time of the 1861 census and at 61 Stephenson Street, Willington Quay at the time of the 1871 census. Joseph's brother Francis's daughter Mary was born at Stephenson Street in 1867.
Sarah Ann is living with her daughter Josephine in Willington Quay at the time of the 1901 census
1 1881 census - Swindle mis-transcribed as Stoindle on CD-ROMs, Josephine as Josephina
2 Not found in the 1861 census for Alston, Nenthead and Garrigill.
3 Death of Joseph Swindle registered in Q3 of 1874 at Tynemouth.
4 Information supplied by Norman Swindle