Francis Robinson

ID #22041, (30 Aug 1807-)
  • Last Edited: 2021-01-29

Timeline

30 Aug 1807Francis Robinson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.
son of of Francis Robinson of Rathmell son of Wm Robinson of Boustagill by Nancy his wife daughter of James Higson of Cockley Bank.1

Citations

  1. [S333] Parish Records - Yorkshire.

Margaret Robinson

ID #22042, (15 Apr 1810-)
  • Last Edited: 2021-01-29

Timeline

15 Apr 1810Margaret Robinson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.
Daughter of Francis Robinson of Rathmell son of Wm Robinson of Boustagill by Nancy his wife daughter of James Higson of Cockley Bank.1

Citations

  1. [S333] Parish Records - Yorkshire.

Nancy Robinson

ID #22043, (27 Dec 1812-)
  • Last Edited: 2021-01-29

Timeline

27 Dec 1812Nancy Robinson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.
Daughter of Francis Robinson of Rathmell son of Wm Robinson of Boustagill by Nancy his wife daughter of James Higson of Cockley Bank.1

Citations

  1. [S333] Parish Records - Yorkshire.

Ellen Higson

ID #22044, (28 Oct 1781-)
  • Last Edited: 2021-01-29

Timeline

28 Oct 1781Ellen Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.
daughter of James Higson of Cockley Bank son of John Higson of Gigglewick by Ellen his wife, daughter of Joseph Physick of High Grange in the parish of Clapham.1

Citations

  1. [S333] Parish Records - Yorkshire.

Margaret Higson

ID #22045, (19 Mar 1786-)
  • Last Edited: 2021-01-29

Timeline

19 Mar 1786Margaret Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.
daughter of James Higson of Cockley Bank son of John Higson of Gigglewick by Ellen his wife, daughter of Joseph Physick of High Grange in the parish of Clapham.1

Citations

  1. [S333] Parish Records - Yorkshire.

John Higson1

ID #22051, (14 Sep 1777-4 Sep 1869)
  • Last Edited: 2021-03-08

Family: Betty Parsons (5 Nov 1770-)

Timeline

14 Sep 1777John Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.
John son of James Higson of Cockley Bank (son of John Higson)by Ellen, his wife, daughter of Joseph Physick of Gale.2
Dec 1794His father, James Higson, died at Cockley Bank, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.2
12 May 1798John Higson married Betty Parsons, daughter of Christopher Parsons and Alice (Parsons), at St Mary The Virgin, Gisburn, Yorkshire.
John, Farmer, 20
Elizabeth :Spinster, 27
Vicar R. Knowles
Witnesses: George Bolmer and William Brown.3,4
24 Feb 1799His daughter Alice Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.2
23 Feb 1800His son James Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.2
31 May 1801His son William Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.2
8 May 1803His son John Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.2
24 Mar 1805His daughter Betty Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.5
4 Jan 1807His daughter Ellen Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.2
26 Feb 1809His daughter Ann Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.2
10 Mar 1811His daughter Mary Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.2
4 Oct 1812His son Christopher Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.2
2 Oct 1820His daughter, Alice Higson, married Thomas Robinson at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.2
18 Feb 1827His son, John Higson, married Ellen Boocock at St Mary, Oldham, Lancashire.6
14 May 1827His son, William Higson, married Mary Moore at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.7
3 Mar 1835His daughter, Betty Higson, married Robert Pye at St Helen, Waddington, Yorkshire.2
6 Jun 1841John Higson was recorded as Head of Household in the 1841 census at Thornbers, Waddington, Yorkshire.
Age 60 , Farmer , born Yorkshire.
Household included:- Betty Higson, Henry Robinson, Mary Higson and Christopher Higson.8
c Aug 1841His son, Christopher Higson, married Jane Parkinson at St Helen, Waddington, Yorkshire.9
c Feb 1842His daughter, Mary Higson, married James Seedall at All Hallows, Mitton, Lancashire.10
Sep 1846His daughter Alice Robinson died at Waddington, Yorkshire.2
30 Mar 1851John Higson appeared as HEAD in the 1851 census at Hesley Lane, Rathmell, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.
Age 70 , Married , Retired Farmer , born Rathmell, Yorkshire.
Household included:- Betty Higson.11
Aug 1860The death of his daughter, Mary Seedall, was registered in Blackburn R.D., England.12
Dec 1866The death of his son, William Higson, was registered in Chorlton, Manchester, Lancashire.13
4 Sep 1869John Higson died at Long Preston, Yorkshire.
from probate.14
Sep 1869John Higson's death was registered in Settle R.D., England; 1869 JAS quarter , age 92.15
31 Dec 1869Probate - John Higson of Long Preston, Yorkshire, Yeoman, died 4 Sept 1869. Probate at Wakefield to James Higson, Yeoman, Cockley Bank, Rathmell the sole executor. Effects under £800.14

Citations

  1. [S131] International Genealogical Index Superseded by Family Search.
  2. [S333] Parish Records - Yorkshire.
  3. [S1105] Parish Records.
  4. [S131] International Genealogical Index 7107701 Superseded by Family Search.
  5. [S131] International Genealogical Index Superseded by Family Search.
  6. [S1052] Parish Records - Manchester.
  7. [S1053] Parish Records - West Yorkshire.
  8. [S14] Census, 1841, images & transcriptions HO107/1321 F5 P3.
  9. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD : 1841 JAS Clitheroe 21 217, C17/1/50.
  10. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD : 1842 JFM Clitheroe 21 201, C14/1/23.
  11. [S15] Census, 1851, images & transcriptions HO107/2277 F383 Pg8.
  12. [S900] Online GRO Index 1860 JAS Blackburn 8E 191.
  13. [S180] Free BMD.
  14. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  15. [S900] Online GRO Index 1869 JAS Settle 9a 15.

Christopher Parsons

ID #22052, (c 1731-12 Jan 1815)
  • Last Edited: 2021-01-29

Family: Alice (Parsons) (c 1745-Dec 1829)

Timeline

c 1731Christopher Parsons was born.
from age in burial register.1
c 1768He married Alice (Parsons).
from daughters baptism.1
5 Nov 1770His daughter Betty Parsons was born at Settle, Yorkshire.1
12 May 1798His daughter, Betty Parsons, married John Higson at St Mary The Virgin, Gisburn, Yorkshire.2,3
12 Jan 1815Christopher Parsons died at Ragged Hall, Gisburn, Yorkshire.
from burial record.1
15 Jan 1815He was buried at Quaker Burial Ground, Newton in Bowland, Yorkshire.
Aged; 84, Abode: Ragged Hall in the manor of Gisburn, Occupation: Farmer.1

Citations

  1. [S2075] Parish Records - England and Wales Quaker BMD.
  2. [S1105] Parish Records.
  3. [S131] International Genealogical Index 7107701 Superseded by Family Search.

Alice (Parsons)

ID #22053, (c 1745-Dec 1829)
  • Last Edited: 2021-01-29

Family: Christopher Parsons (c 1731-12 Jan 1815)

Notes

Married Name: Alice Parsons.1

Timeline

c 1745Alice (Parsons) was born.
from age at death.2
c 1768She married Christopher Parsons.
from daughters baptism.1
5 Nov 1770Her daughter Betty Parsons was born at Settle, Yorkshire.1
12 May 1798Her daughter, Betty Parsons, married John Higson at St Mary The Virgin, Gisburn, Yorkshire.3,4
12 Jan 1815Her husband, Christopher Parsons, died at Ragged Hall, Gisburn, Yorkshire.1
Dec 1829Alice Parsons died at Slaidburn, Yorkshire.
from burial register.2
15 Dec 1829She was buried at St Andrew, Slaidburn, Yorkshire.
Age: 84.

Citations

  1. [S2075] Parish Records - England and Wales Quaker BMD.
  2. [S333] Parish Records - Yorkshire.
  3. [S1105] Parish Records.
  4. [S131] International Genealogical Index 7107701 Superseded by Family Search.

Betty Parsons

ID #22054, (5 Nov 1770-)
  • Last Edited: 2021-02-21

Family: John Higson (14 Sep 1777-4 Sep 1869)

Notes

Married Name: Betty Higson.

Timeline

5 Nov 1770Betty Parsons was born at Settle, Yorkshire.
Betty Parsons daughter of Christopher Parsons of Know House near Newton in the Parish of Slaidburn County of York, Husbandman and Alice his wife, was born on the Fifth day of the Eleventh month One thousand Seven hundred and Seventy. Parents not in Unity.1
12 May 1798She married John Higson, son of James Higson and Ellen Physick, at St Mary The Virgin, Gisburn, Yorkshire.
John, Farmer, 20
Elizabeth :Spinster, 27
Vicar R. Knowles
Witnesses: George Bolmer and William Brown.2,3
24 Feb 1799Her daughter Alice Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.4
23 Feb 1800Her son James Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.4
31 May 1801Her son William Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.4
8 May 1803Her son John Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.4
24 Mar 1805Her daughter Betty Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.5
4 Jan 1807Her daughter Ellen Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.4
26 Feb 1809Her daughter Ann Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.4
10 Mar 1811Her daughter Mary Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.4
4 Oct 1812Her son Christopher Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.4
6 Jun 1841Betty Higson was listed as a member of the household of John Higson in the 1841 census at Thornbers, Waddington, Yorkshire.
Age 70 , born Yorkshire.6
30 Mar 1851Betty Higson appeared as Wife in the 1851 census in the household of John Higson at Hesley Lane, Rathmell, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.
Age 80 , Married , born Rathmell, Yorkshire.7

Citations

  1. [S2075] Parish Records - England and Wales Quaker BMD.
  2. [S1105] Parish Records.
  3. [S131] International Genealogical Index 7107701 Superseded by Family Search.
  4. [S333] Parish Records - Yorkshire.
  5. [S131] International Genealogical Index Superseded by Family Search.
  6. [S14] Census, 1841, images & transcriptions HO107/1321 F5 P3.
  7. [S15] Census, 1851, images & transcriptions HO107/2277 F383 Pg8.

James Higson

ID #22055, (23 Feb 1800-Mar 1875)
  • Last Edited: 2021-02-13

Timeline

23 Feb 1800James Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.
Son of John Higson of Cockley Bank, son of James Higson of Cockley Bank by Betty, his wife, daughter of Christopher Parsons of Ragged Hall.1
4 Sep 1869His father, John Higson, died at Long Preston, Yorkshire.2
31 Dec 1869James Higson was an executor of John Higson's estate.2
17 Mar 1875James Higson died at Cockley Bank, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.
from probate.2
Mar 1875James Higson's death was registered in Settle R.D., England; 1876 JFM quarter , age 75.3
25 Mar 1876Probate - James Higson of Cockley Bank, Giggleswick, Yorkshire, Farmer, died 17 March 1875. Proved at Wakefield, William Harrison of Owlshaw, John Harrison of Whelpstone Lodge both in Gisburn Forest township, Farmers. Effects Under £1000.2

Citations

  1. [S333] Parish Records - Yorkshire.
  2. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  3. [S900] Online GRO Index 1875 JFM Settle 9A 18.

Betty Higson

ID #22056, (24 Mar 1805-)
  • Last Edited: 2021-02-14

Family: Robert Pye

Notes

Married Name: Elizabeth Pye.1

Timeline

24 Mar 1805Betty Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.2
3 Mar 1835She married Robert Pye at St Helen, Waddington, Yorkshire.
Robert Pye of the township of West Bradford in this Chapelry and Elizabeth Higson of Waddington in this Chapelry.
Witnesses: James Higson, John Howarth.1
13 Oct 1835Her daughter Mary Pye was baptized at St Helen, Waddington, Yorkshire.1

Citations

  1. [S333] Parish Records - Yorkshire.
  2. [S131] International Genealogical Index Superseded by Family Search.

Mary Pye1

ID #22057, (13 Oct 1835-)
  • Last Edited: 2021-02-14

Timeline

13 Oct 1835Mary Pye was baptized at St Helen, Waddington, Yorkshire.
Daughter of Robert and Elizabeth Pye.1

Citations

  1. [S333] Parish Records - Yorkshire.

Ellen Higson

ID #22058, (4 Jan 1807-)
  • Last Edited: 2021-02-22

Timeline

4 Jan 1807Ellen Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.
3rd daughter of John Higson of Cockley Bank, son of James Higson of Cockley Bank and Betty, his wife, daughter of Christopher Parsons of Ragged Hall.1

Citations

  1. [S333] Parish Records - Yorkshire.

Ann Higson

ID #22059, (26 Feb 1809-)
  • Last Edited: 2021-02-22

Timeline

26 Feb 1809Ann Higson was baptized at St Alkelda, Giggleswick, Yorkshire.
Daughter of John Higson of Cockley Bank, son of James Higson of Cockley Bank and Betty, his wife, daughter of Christopher Parsons of Ragged Hall.1

Citations

  1. [S333] Parish Records - Yorkshire.