Family History Notebook

Hannah Swindle

Daughter of Thomas Swindle and Jane Charlton, born on the 24th of October 1799, baptised 9th March 1800 in Tanfield (in the parish of Chester-le-Street), Co. Durham

Married George Kay on 25th September 1819 in Chester-le-Street, Co. Durham


William, born 1835
Thomas Swindle, born 1836 (20th June 1837 died 1899)
Jane, born 1845

Probably died 1876.

PersonID 05034


0    Information entered in red is data from the internet, family trees etc for which I have not yet found the source

1    Claimed to be 23 at time of marriage, witnessed by her sister Barbara.

2    No trace of George found after the marriage. Said to be inkeeper , died 1841. It is surprising there are no children apparently born in the first 15 years of marriage.

3    Thomas is living with his uncle Thomas Swindle at the time of the 1841 census.


a)    1841 UK census    Living in Pithill with eldest child William (5). George is not listed with Hannah.
        1851 UK census    A widow and pauper  living in Urpeth, County Durham, with children William, Thomas Swindle and Jane
        1861 UK census    Living on her own, a widow, in Tanfield.
        1871 UK census    Not found

b)    The death of a Hannah Kay aged 78 was registered in the third quarter of 1876 in the Chester le Street district (10 259)