Family History Notebook

Andrew Swindle

Son of Nicholas Swindle and Ann Farrer (nee Bolton), born on the 5th of June 1876, baptised on the 20th of August at Monkheseldon, County Durham

Married Alice Nichol in 1914 in the Houghton le Spring district (b.1886)



Died in 1943 in Newcastle upon Tyne

PersonID 05379

Working at Castle Eden Colliery in 1891 but not found in 1901 census.


1    Surname spelling at marriage is Swinley. (No Swind* match)

2    The death of an Alice Swindley aged 78 was registered in the first quarter of 1959 in the East Durham district (1a 459)

3    There is another Andrew Swindle 1881- 1955


a)    1881 UK census    Living with his parents in Castle Eden
        1891 UK census    Living with his mother and the rest of the family (but not his father) at 1 George Street, Castle Eden Colliery. Working at the colliery
        1901 UK census    Not found
        1911 UK census    A miner (onsetter) at Hesleden Collier. Living with his brother and family, as is his mother.
        1939 Register        A general labourer, born 5 Jun 1876; Alice Swindley, born 28 Feb 1886

b)    The birth of Andrew Swindle, mother's maiden name Bolton) was registered in the 3rd quarter of 1876 in the Easington district (FreeBMD / GRO 10a 448)

        The marriage of Andrew Swinley and Alice Nichol was registered in the first quarter of 1914 in the Houghton district (FreeBMD 10a 825

        The death of Andrew Swindley aged 68 was registered in the third quarter of 1943 in the Newcastle upon Tyne district (10b 157)