Family History Notebook

Francis Swindle

Son of Francis Swindal and Margaret Craige, baptised on 4th April 1802 in Ninebanks, Northumberland (from Harsley)

Married Mary Henderson on 29th June 1828 in Ninebanks, Northumberland


Joseph, born 24th May 1829, baptised 25th August 1829 in the Congregational Church of Alston and Redwing, Garrigill, Cumberland
Margaret, born 27th February 1830, baptised 15th August 1834 in Redwing and Low Chapel, Alston
Jane, baptised 15th August 1834 in Redwing and Low Chapel, Alston
Francis, baptised 17th September 1836 in Redwing and Low Chapel, Alston
Thomas, born on the 13th of November 18394
Mary, born on the 13th of October 18424
Susannah, buried 6th March 1845, St John's, Garrigill, Cumberland 1

Married Jane Barron (nee Erwin), 6th March 1853, in St John's, Nenthead, Cumberland

Children 5

Peter born on the 25th of May 1856 at Hillersdon Terrace, Nenthead, Cumberland (died in infancy)

Died on the 28th of November 1859 3, buried 1st December 1859 at Nenthead, Cumberland from Hillersdon Terrace


1    Information from Anne Roberts.

2    At the time of the 1841 census Francis was living at Hillersdon Terrace. He was still living there in 1851 but by then a widower.

3    Information from Norman Swindle

4    Information from Norman Swindle

5    Birth certificate for Peter lists Jane Swindle as mother but no father is listed, ie Peter is illegitimate.