Family History Notebook

Thomas Swindle

Son of  Thomas Swindle and Christiana Harrison, born in 1855 in Sacriston, County Durham 1

Married Isabella Sides on the 18th of April 1883 at St Peter's, Sacriston in 1883 (b. c1865, d. 1899)

Children1

None known

Died on the 28th of December 1936 in Broadmires, Nettlesworth, Chester le Street

PersonID 05041

Notes

0    Text in red represents information obtained from the internet (family trees etc) which I have not yet confirmed.

1    The burials of  three Swindle children were recorded at St Peter's Church, Sacriston 1891 - 1895. Thomas's younger brother Stephen had not married by 1901. The birth registrations show them to be the children of his other brother William.

Sources

a)    1861 UK census    Living with his parents at Charlaw, Sacriston, County Durham
        1871 UK census    Living with his parents at Sacriston, County Durham
        1881 UK census    Living with his parents at Sacriston, County Durham
        1891 UK census    Thomas and Isabella (26) are living at Kimblesworth, County Durham
        1901 UK census    Now widowed, living with his widowed mother and his younger brother Stephen.
        1911 UK census    A colliery winding engineman, boarding in Woodland Avenue, Nettlesworth, Plawsworth, County Durham

In 1881 was an engineman at Kimblesworth Colliery. After Isabella's death in 1899 Thomas returned to live with his mother and brother Stephen at Witton Gilbert by the time of the 1901 census.

1881 census, 1891 census, 1901 census

b)   The birth of Thomas Swindle was registered at Chester-le-Street in the first quarter of 1855 (FreeBMD 10a 292).  GRO - mother's maiden name Harrison

        The marriage of Thomas Swindle was registered at Durham in the second quarter of 1883 (FreeBMD 1a 477).  
        The marriage of Isabella Sides is listed on the same page.

        The death of Isabella Swindle aged 33 was registered in the fourth quarter of 1899 in the Newcastle upon Tyne district (FreeBMD 10b 74)
        The death of Thomas Swindle aged 81 was registered in the fourth quarter of 1936 in the Chester le Street district (FreeBMD 10 493)

c)    National Probate Calendar 1937:-
SWINDLE Thomas of Broadmires Nettlesworth county Durham died 28 December 1936 Probate Durham 18 January to Ralph Young retired hauling engineman and Robert Fowler colliery engineman. Effects 833 0s. 11d.