Family History Notebook

John Swinlah

Son of John Swindle or Swinlah and Elizabeth Usher baptised 16th April 1769 in Corbridge, Northumberland

Possibly married (as John Swinley) Jane Redhead in Ponteland on 24th August 1795


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1    John's sister Margaret probably married under the name of Swinley.

2    There are other John Swinleys at this period, but in Yorkshire, Lancashire and Cheshire mainly.

3    Castle Ward registration district was an area to the west of Newcastle including Ponteland. Ovingham was in Hexham district.

4    No death registration found for a John Swinl* 1841 to 1861


?1841 UK sensus    A John Swinley ('65'), agricultural labourer, is living in Ovingham, Northumberland, with William Swinley ('25') and Jane Riddell ('70').

The death of a William Swinley was registered in the third quarter of 1845 in the Castle Ward district, Northumberland (FreeBMD 25 140). Aged 72 according to the GRO index