Family History Notebook

Elizabeth (Betsy) Swindle

Daughter of Joseph Swindle and Mary Walton née Smith, born on the 29th of February 1859, baptised on the 26th of August 1861 at Limestone Brae Methodist Chapel, Northumberland from Mill House.


Lily, born 1883/4

Married William Noble


Jane A, born 1886/7
Hannah E, born 1888/9
Thomas W., born 1890

Died 1937


1    The birth of Betty Swindle was registered in the first quarter of 1859 in the Hexham district (FreeBMD 10b 216).

2    Living with her parents in 1861, with her widowed mother in her grandmother's house in 1871. In 1881 a servant in the Forter household.

Recorded in the 1881 census as aged 21, born in Allendale, working as a servant for William Foster at Light shield, Allendale, Northumberland. William, aged 47, is unmarried but  has a three year old daughter, Mary Jane.  1891 working as a co0k  in Joseph Gurney's household in Gateshead.

3    The marriag of Besty Swindle was registered in the second quartere of 1886 in the district of Hexham (FreeBMD  10b 422).  The marriages of William Noble and Willliam Robert Tulip are listed on the same page.

4    William and Elizabeth Noble are recorded at Rushymea. Coalcleugh, West Allen in the 1891 census

5    The death of Betsy Noble aged 78 was registered in the fourth quarter of 1937 in the district of Northumberland Wesr (10b 454)