Family History Notebook

George Swindle

Son of Christopher Swindle and Jane Dover, baptised on the 12th of February 1840 in Crosthwaite, Cumberland

Married Mary Ann Coughlan (born 1841 Ireland) in 1873 1

Children

Christopher (Kit), born 1875
George Edwin, born 1876
Thomas William, born 1878 (1882? 2)

Living with his mother at Gatey's Yard in Keswick at the time of the 1871 census, working as a miner

Died 1913 in the Cockermouth district

Notes

1    Information from Mary Pattinson, great-grand-daughter

2    Mary Pattinson gives the birth year as 1882, whereas the 1881 census lists Thomas William, aged 2 years old. Did this Thomas William die (in 1881 or 1882)? Such a death is not listed in the register of deaths. NO - listed as 12 years old in 1891.

3    Not found in register of deaths to 1900

4    The birth of a George Swindle was registered in the third quarter of 1838 in the Cockermouth district (almost certainly George, son of Jacob and Ann Swindle).

The birth of another George Swindle was registered in the first quarter of 1840 in the Cockermouth district (FreeBMD 25 86)

5    The marriage of a George Swindle was registered in the fourth quarter of 1873 (FreeBMD 10b 983). On the same page are listed the marriages of James Nutter, Mary Jane Corkhill, and Mary Ann Coglan.

6    1911 Living with Christopher and Thomas

7     The death of George Swindle, aged 71, was registered in the first quarter of 1910 the Cockermouth district (FreeBMD 10b 367) (George Swindale)
        The death of George Swindle, aged 73, was registered in the first quarter of 1910 the Cockermouth district (FreeBMD 10b 676)