Family History Notebook

John Swindle

Son of Thomas Swindle and Mary Jane Jordison, born on the 1st of November 1874 in Netherington (Netherton), Northumberland

Married Annie Burgess on the 29th of May 1898 in East Rainton   (b. 1876 Springwell Terrace, Co Durham)


Thomas, born 1899 East Rainton, County Durham
Richard, born 1901 in Hetton, County Durham
Florence Annie, born 1908 in Rainton, Houghton le Spring, County Durham
William, born on the 17th of April 1917 in the Houghton district of County Durham

Died 1951

PersonID 01457




a)    1881 UK census, cont    Living with his parents in Houghton le Spring.
        1891 UK census    Living with his parents in South Wingate (Hutton Henry). Like his father, John is a coal miners.
        1901 UK census    A plate layer in the coal pit at Newbottle, Houghton le Spring, with his wife Annie and son Thomas.
        1911 UK census    A coal miner (hewer) in East Rainton with his wife and three children
        1939 Register        John Swindle, an underground colliery shift worker, born 1 Nov 1874; Annie Swindle, born 2 Nov 1876; William Swindle, born 17 April 1917.  All living in Tunstall, Sunderland

b)    The birth of John Swindle was registered in the fourth quarter of 1874 in the Morpeth district (FreeBMD 10b 359)

        The marriage of John Swindle and Annie Burgess was registered in the second quarter of 1898 in the Houghton district (FreeBMD 10 781). The marriages of Annie Burgess and Annie Smith are listed on the same page. Annie Burgess was living in 1891 at Springwell Terrace, Hetton le Hole, daughter of Richard and Rachael Burgess.

        The death of John Swindle aged 76 was registered in the first quarter of 1951 in the Sunderland district (FreeBMD  1a 1369)
        The death of Annie Swindle age 75 was registered in the second quarter of 1952 in the Eastern Durham district (1a 294)