Family History Notebook

George Swindle

Son of Jacob Swindle and Ann Forrest, baptised on the 19th of August 1838 in Crosthwaite, Cumberland

Married Hannah Robinson on the 11th of June 1859 at Crosthwaite, Cumberland

Children

John Thomas, born 1859, died 1863 1
Mary Ann, baptised on the 13th of January 1861 at Crosthwaite, Cumberland (died 15th January)
Jacob, baptised on the 13th of January 1861 at Crosthwaite, Cumberland (died 15th January)
Samuel, baptised on the 18th of March 1862 at Crosthwaite, Cumberland
Margaret (Hannah 1), baptised on the 22nd of October 1865 at Crosthwaite, Cumberland

Married Margaret (Robinson 1867?) (born 1834, died 1881-91))

James William, baptised on the 27th of October 1867 at Crosthwaite, Cumberland
Christiana, baptised on the 30th of January 1870 at Crosthwaite, Cumberland

Living at Yew Tree2, St John's in the Vale, at the time of his marriage, but returned to Keswick and was living at Pear Tree Lane, Keswick at the time of the 1861 and 1871 census, working as a miner. Moved to Heads Lane, Keswick by 1881 and lived there until his death in 1910.

Died 1910

Notes

1     Information from Mary Pattinson

2    Information in 'Thirlmere Mines and The Drowning of the Valley" (p116) by Ian Tyler published by Blue Rock Publications 1999 ISBN 0952302837

3    The death of George Swindle, aged 71, was registered in the first quarter of 1910 the Cockermouth district (FreeBMD 10b 367)