Family History Notebook

John Swindle

Son of Jacob Swindle and Ann Forrest, baptised on the 30th of October 1836 in Crosthwaite, Cumberland

Married Sarah Benn on the 9th of November 1867 in Crosthwaite, Cumberland


Susannah, baptised on the 7th of March 1869 in Keswick, Cumberland
Sarah Jane, baptised on the 3rd of July 1870 in Keswick, Cumberland
William, baptised on the 1st of September 1872 in Keswick, Cumberland
Alfred, baptised on the 2nd of January 1876 in Keswick, Cumberland (died 1879)

At the time of the 1881 census, John and his son William were living with his widowed mother , while his wife Sarah was in the Cumberland & Westmorland County Asylum. Susannah was living with her aunt Hannah (as yet unidentified) and Sarah Jane with her mother's parents.

In 1901 John is described as a widower, living with his son William

Died 1908 1


1     Information from Mary Pattinson