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Birtwhistle Family – Index of Images & Other References

 

 

 

 

Section ASkipton Family Member Images

 

 

 

Section BLetters, Memorials & Other Images

 

 

 

Section CMedals, Cups & other military-related memorabilia

 

 

 

Section DRelated Websites

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Section A – Skipton Family Member Images

 

 

 

 

 

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Adelaide (Birtwhistle) Griffiths - 1832-1871

Daughter of John & Martha Maria Birtwhistle

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Agnes A J F Birtwhistle - 1841-1908

Daughter of John & Martha Maria Birtwhistle – wife of Charles Birtwhistle (1844-1914)

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Agnes A J F Birtwhistle - 1841-1908

Group photograph at ‘The Firs’ c.1898

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Agnes (Birtwhistle) Vardill - 1752-1826

Daughter of John Birtwhistle (1714-1787)

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Agnes (Tennant ) Birtwhistle - 1802-1882

Wife of John Burton Birtwhistle (1802-1879)

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Alexander Chas Birtwhistle - 1823-1855

Eldest son of John & Martha Maria Birtwhistle

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Alfred Birtwhistle - 1846-1932

Son of John Burton Birtwhistle (1802-1879)

Group with brothers Charles & Frederick

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Alfred Birtwhistle - 1846-1932

Group photograph at ‘The Firs’ c.1898

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Anna Jane (Vardill) Niven - 1781-1852

Daughter of John & Agnes (Birtwhistle) Vardill

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Ann Burton (Birtwhistle) Mitchell - 1809-1870

Portrait c1835. Daughter of Robert (1758-1815)

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Ann Burton (Birtwhistle) Mitchell - 1809-1870

Photograph c.1863

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Bernard North - 1876-1952

Son of Margaret Ann (1847-1888)

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Cecil & Effie Birtwhistle - 1884-1952

Son of Charles & Agnes AJF Birtwhistle

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Charles Birtwhistle - 1756-1791

Son of John Birtwhistle (1714-1787)

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Charles Birtwhistle - 1844-1914

Group photograph at ‘The Firs’ c.1898

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Charles Birtwhistle - 1844-1914

Group with brothers Alfred & Frederick

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Clementina Julia Birtwhistle - 1858-1926

nee Hewetson  - wife of Frederick (1847-1919)

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Cyril Hewetson Birtwhistle - 1887-1967

Son of Dr Frederick Birtwhistle (1847-1919)

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Donna Birtwhistle - 1916-1946

Daughter of  Cecil Birtwhistle (1884-1952)

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Dorothy Birtwhistle – 1881-1973

Daughter of Robert Birtwhistle (1834-1893)

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Elizabeth (Swann) Birtwhistle - 1750-1803

Wife of Thomas (1743-1789)

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Elizabeth Birtwhistle – 1836-1900

nee Marshall – wife of John (1828-1895)

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Family Birtwhistle - Summer 1951

Family Photograph at Priestgate

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Frederick Birtwhistle - 1847-1919

Son of John Burton Birtwhistle (1802-1879)

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Frederick Birtwhistle - 1847-1919

Group photograph at ‘The Firs’ c.1898

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Frederick Birtwhistle - 1847-1919

Group with brothers Charles & Alfred

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Henry Birtwhistle Griffiths - 1856-1883

Elder son of  Adelaide & Henry Griffiths

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Henry Griffiths - 1831-1882

Husband of Adelaide (1832-1871)

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Jane Smith (Birtwhistle) – 1788-c1869

Daughter of William Birtwhistle (1744-1819)

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Jane (Birtwhistle) Cussons - 1844-1922

Daughter of William B Birtwhistle (1811-1872)

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John Birtwhistle – 1791-1867

Son of William Birtwhistle (1744-1819)

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John Birtwhistle - 1799-1869

Son of Alexander Birtwhistle (1750-1810)

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John Burton Birtwhistle - 1802-1879

Portrait c1840. Son of Robert (1758-1815)

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John Burton Birtwhistle - 1802-1879

Family group in Beverley garden c.1867

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John Burton Birtwhistle - 1802-1879

Together with wife Agnes

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John Birtwhistle - 1828-1895

Son of John Birtwhistle (1799-1869)

photograph as Major in Royal Fusiliers

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John Birtwhistle - 1838-1869

Son of John Burton Birtwhistle (1802-1879)

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John (Jack) C D Birtwhistle - 1881-1957

Son of Charles & Agnes AJF Birtwhistle - Group photograph at ‘The Firs’ c.1898

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John (Jack) C D Birtwhistle - 1881-1957

Photograph in India c.1921

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John Birtwhistle Griffiths - 1858-1901

Younger son of  Adelaide & Henry Griffiths

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John (Jack) Mitchell - 1850-1935

Elder son of Ann & Thomas Mitchell

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John Vardill - 1751-1810

Husband of Agnes Birtwhistle (1752-1826) and father of Anna Jane Vardill (1781-1852)

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Kathleen (Cresswell) Birtwhistle

Wife of John (1881-1957) Photo - India c.1921

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R Leofric Birtwhistle - 1882-1952

Son of Robert Birtwhistle (1834-1893)

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Maria Anne Birtwhistle - 1824-1875

Daughter of John & Martha Maria Birtwhistle

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J Marion Birtwhistle - 1884-1961

Daughter of Frederick Birtwhistle (1847-1919)

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Margaret (Park’n) Birtwhistle - 1811-1882

nee Parkinson – wife of William (1811-1872)

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Margaret Birwhistle - 1833-1875

Daughter of John B Birtwhistle (1802-1879)

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Margaret (Birtwhistle) North - 1847-1888

Daughter of William B Birtwhistle (1811-1872)

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Margaret (Birtwhistle) Fieldsend

Daughter of Frederick Birtwhistle (1847-1919)

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Marie-Ann Birtwhistle - 1834-1907

nee Newmarsh  - wife of William Birtwhistle (1835-1901) – Group photograph c1898

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Martha-Maria Birtwhistle - 1801-1872

Daughter of William Birtwhistle (1744-1819)

Wife of John Birtwhistle (1799-1869)

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A M Maude P Birtwhistle - 1878-1908

Photograph c 1895

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A M Maude P Birtwhistle - 1878-1908

Daughter of Charles & Agnes AJF Birtwhistle - Group photograph at ‘The Firs’ c.1898

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North family c.1930 – in New Zealand

Son & grandchildren of Margaret (1847-1888)

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F Percy Hewetson Birtwhistle - 1882-1958

Son of Frederick Birtwhistle (1847-1919)

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F Percy Hewetson Birtwhistle - 1882-1958

(as above) - Group photograph c.1898

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Robert Burton Birtwhistle - 1806-1894

Son of Robert Birtwhistle (1758-1815)

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Robert Birtwhistle - 1834-1893

Son of John Burton Birtwhistle (1802-1879)

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Robert Parkinson Birtwhistle - 1843-1910

Son of William B Birtwhistle (1811-1872)

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Thomas Birtwhistle - 1743-1789

Son of John Birtwhistle (1714-1787)

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Thomas Mitchell - 1803-1881

Husband of  Ann Burton Birtwhistle (1809-1871)

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William Birtwhistle - 1744-1819

Son of John Birtwhistle (1714-1787)

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William Birtwhistle - 1744-1819

(as above) - Portrait as Major in Craven Legion

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William Burton Birtwhistle - 1811-1872

Son of Robert Birtwhistle (1758-1815)

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William Aird Birtwhistle - 1826-1856

Son of John Birtwhistle (1799-1869) – portrait as officer in 32nd Regiment

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William Birtwhistle - 1835-1901

Son of John Burton Birtwhistle (1802-1879) - Group photograph at ‘The Firs’ c.1898

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William Mitchell - 1852-1932

Younger son of Ann & Thomas Mitchell

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Section B – Letters, Memorials & Other Images

 

 

 

 

 

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Bank of Fleet Hotel, Gatehouse of Fleet

Former residence of Alexander Birtwhistle

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Birtwhistle St., Gatehouse of Fleet

Built for Mill outworkers by Alexander Birtwhistle

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Church of St Guthlac, Fishtoft, Lincs

Rectors – Charles Birtwhistle; John Vardill

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Church of St Nicholas, Skirbeck, Lincs

Rectors – Thomas Birtwhistle; Charles Birtwhistle; John Vardill.

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Crake Moor Farmhouse

Home of Robert Birtwhistle & family

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Cyril Birtwhistle, Retirement Address

Soebang, Java - Nov 1941

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George Cussons memorial plaque

Beverley Minster

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Huncote Hall c1650

Home of the Birtwistle family 1316-1761

 

 

 

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Huncote Hall c1797

Home of the Birtwistle family 1316-1761

 

 

 

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Huncote Hall c1990

Home of the Birtwistle family 1316-1761

 

 

 

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Infirmary, Robben Island

Superindent – John Birtwhistle 1799-1863

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Memorial - Alexander Birtwhistle RN

Holy Trinity Church, Skipton

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Memorial - Anna Jane Vardill Niven

Carlton Church, Nr Skipton

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Memorial - John Birtwhistle 1714-1787

Holy Trinity Church, Skipton

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Memorial - William Aird Birtwhistle 

Holy Trinity Church, Skipton (Capt 32nd Reg’t)

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Lectern, Beverley Minster

In memory of Rev John Burton Birtwhistle

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Lectern, Holy Trinity Church, Skipton

In memory of Thomas & Anne Mitchell

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Letter - John Vardill to Archbishop of Cant’y

1790 - Re Rev Charles Birtwhistle

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Letter – (Maj) John Birtwhistle, Skipton, 1839

From his agents in Gatehouse of Fleet

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Letter - John Birtwhistle at Gatehouse, 1862

To Margaret (Madge) at Rockwood, Skipton

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Letter - Frederick to son Percy c1895

Humorous letter inc. sketches & drawings

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Lower Mill, Gatehouse of Fleet

One of two cotton mills built by John Birtwhistle & sons in 1785

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Map1 - Probable site of Bridtwisell c1160

The ‘Clough’ near Hapton

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Map2 - Early Birtwistle family locations

The ‘early years’ around Accrington & Burnley

 

 

 

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Map3 - Huncoat to Calton-in-Craven c1545

Robert Birtwhistle move from Lancs to Yorks

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Map4 - Birtwhistle Cattle droving locations

Known locations during the period 1740-1810

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Map5 - Birtwhistles in N Yorks 1700-1850

‘Skipton’ family locations during this period

 

 

 

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Map6 - John Burton Birtwhistle 1802-1879

Where he was brought up, lived & served

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Maypole Inn, Long Preston

Owned by William Birtwhistle at end 1700’s

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Millbridge St, Skipton

House owned by King family in which Anna Jane (Vardill) Niven & daughter Agnes lived

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Princess Charlotte of Wales (painted 1812)

Patron of Anna Jane Vardill – this miniature is part of a family collection including the Vardills

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Rockwood, Gargrave Rd., Skipton (1)

House built by William Burton Birtwhistle

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Rockwood, Gargrave Rd., Skipton (2)

Built approx 1855

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Saving the 32nd Reg’t Colour at Waterloo

Ensign John Birtwhistle (1792-1867) in painting by war artist Richard Simkin

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Spence’s Court, Carleton

Almshouse / hospital endowed by Agnes Vardill in memory of her mother & grandmother

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Stainglass Window - Agnes Birtwhistle

In St Bartholomews Church, Oakridge Lynch

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Stainglass Window - Margaret Birtwhistle

In Beverly Minister – by 582 friends (1875)

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Stainglass Window - Maude Birtwhistle

In St Bartholomews Church, Oakridge Lynch

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)William Birtwhistle(1835-1910) Paintings

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Three watercolour paintings from Northern Italy

 

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Section C – Medals, Cups & other military-related memorabilia

 

 

 

 

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Birtwhistle Medal collection (1815-1945)

Military Medals from Four Generations

 

 

 

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China War Medal - 1842

Awarded to Alexander Birtwhistle (1823-1855)

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Craven Legion – Presentation of Colours

Presented to Lord Ribblesdale – attended by 2nd  in command Major William Birtwhistle

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Craven Yeomanry Cavalry Cup – c1824

Presented to John Birtwhistle (1799-1869)

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Gatehouse Volunteers – Presentation of Colours

Presented to Captain Alexander Birtwhistle by his sister-in-law Elizabeth Swann Birtwhistle

 

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Gatehouse Volunteers Cup – 1802

Inscription (front of cup)

Coat of Arms (rear of cup)

 

Awarded to Alexander Birtwhistle (1750-1810)

 

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Kings South Africa Medal - 1902

Awarded to John CD Birtwhistle (1880-1957)

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Punjab Medal - 1849

Awarded to William A Birtwhistle (1826-1856)

                also to John Birtwhistle (1828-1895)

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Queens South Africa Medal - 1899

Awarded to John CD Birtwhistle (1880-1957)

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Royal Humane Soc Silver Medal – 1845

Award text (Gallantry in Saving lives)

 

Awarded to Alexander Birtwhistle (1823-1855)

 

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Waterloo Medal, June 1815

Awarded to John Birtwhistle (1791-1867)

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Section D – Related Websites

Note: - for optimum operation of selected website, ‘right click’ on link

to website (in left-hand column) and then select “Open in New Window”

 

 

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Balmae House, Kirkcudbrightshire

Scottish residence of William (1744-1819)

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Bank of Fleet Hotel, Gatehouse of Fleet

Home of Alexander (1750-1810)

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Biography – John Vardill

John Vardill (1751-1810)

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Biograhic Dictionary of Espionage

John Vardill (1751-1810)

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Birtwhistle Accounts – letter, J Kirkpatrick

John (1799-1869)

John (1792-1867)

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Birtwhistles of Craven & Galloway – “the greatest graziers & dealers in t’ kingdom”

Various in the period 1714 to 1869

 

 

 

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Birtwhistle, google book search

Various

 

 

 

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Birtwhistle Mills (associated photos)

John (1714-1787)

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Birtwhistle vs Vardill – House of Lords

John (1799-1869), Agnes Vardill (1752-1826)

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Birtwhistle Wicht – a Border Ballad

 

 

 

 

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CCED Person Records

Thomas (1743-1789)

Charles (1756-1791)

John Vardill (1751-1810)

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Cornwall (32nd) Regiment

John (1792-1867) – Major General

William (1826-1856) – Captain

John (1828-1895) – Major

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Correspond’ce of Henry Crabb Robinson

Anna Jane (Vardill) Niven (1781-1852)

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Cotton Mill, Gatehouse of Fleet

John (1714-1787) & sons Will’m, Alex, Robert

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Craven Legion

William (1744-1819) – Major, Craven Legion

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Craven Almanack & Local Directory 1884

Robert (1806-1894), Robert (1843-1910)

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Dundeuch – Google Map Location

John (1714-1787) & sons Will’m, Alex, Robert

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European Magazine (Authors 1782-1826)

Anna Jane (Vardill) Niven (1781-1852)

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European Magazine (1813-1826)

Anna Jane (Vardill) Niven (1781-1852)

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European Magazine – Index of Volumes

Anna Jane (Vardill) Niven (1781-1852)

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“For the Defence – 1769-1774” (full text)

John (1714-1787)

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Great Close, Malham (1)

John (1714-1787)

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Great Close, Malham (2)

John (1714-1787)

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History of Skipton (full text) – W.R. Yorks

various

 

 

 

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HMS Spy

Alexander Charles (1823-1855)

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Leeds & Liverpool Canal - 1774

John (1714-1787)

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Letter to George Washington - Sept 1773

John Vardill (1751-1810)

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Long Preston Deeps

John (1714-1787) & sons Will’m, Alex, Robert

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Lord North Letter – 1777 (re John Vardill)

John Vardill (1751-1810)

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Loyalists of the American Revolution

John Vardill (1751-1810)

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Norfolk Chronicle – re Cattle Market

Alexander & William (ref March 9th, 1782)

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Old Kirkcudbright – Incorporated Trades

Alexander (1750-1810) - Merchant

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Old Kirkcudbright – Stent Records

Alexander (1750-1810) - Provost

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Old Manx Families

John Heywood - married Elizabeth (1797-1843)

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Silvester Petyt and his Charity

John (1714-1787), his siblings & cousins

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Sloane vs Birtwhistle - 1826

John (1799-1869)

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Skipton Union Workhouse

William (1835-1901)

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Skirbeck Cattle

William (1744-1819)

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Text of John Henry Hobart

John Vardill (1751-1810)

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Transactions of Royal Soc of Literature

Anna Jane (Vardill) Niven (1781-1852)

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White’s Directory of Skipton, 1837

Robert (1806-1894), William (1811-1873)

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Will of William Franklin

Anna Jane (Vardill) Niven (1781-1852)

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