Family History Notebook

William Swindle

Probably the William, son of George Swinney, baptised April 1744 at Ryton, County Durham1

Buried 5 April 1753 from Woodside, Ryton, County Durham.

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1    Orginally assumed to be a son of John Swindle of Woodside, County Durham who did not live to be baptised, but George was named George Swinney alias Swindell at the baptism of Dorothy in 1747.

2    It is suprising that the father of a nine year old boy is not named in the burial register but this is the only William Swindle (etc) this early in the north-east of England.