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Sarah Ann FIRTH
of Holdsworth Ovenden, Halifax, Yorkshire
Alternative names
Sarah Ann BOLTON (Married)
Ancestors
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John FIRTH
~1738 - ~1814
of Illingworth, Halifax, Yorkshire
John FIRTH
1782 - bur.1854
Hand loom weaver (worsted) of Northrowram, Yorkshire
 
Betty HOLDSWORTH
~1748 - ~1814
of Illingworth, Halifax, Yorkshire
Sarah Ann FIRTH
1821 - ~1891
of Holdsworth Ovenden, Halifax, Yorkshire
 
John RAMSDEN
~1682 - ~1767
Clothier of Halifax, Yorkshire
James RAMSDEN
1723 - 1809
of Halifax, Yorkshire
 
Sarah WATERHOUSE
~1694 - ~1767
of Halifax, Yorkshire
Samuel RAMSDEN
1751 - 1824
of Ovenden, Yorkshire
 
John STANDEVEN
~1693 - ~1768
Cloth comber of Northrowram, Yorkshire
Martha STANDEVEN
1727 - 1806
of Northrowram, Yorkshire
 
Mary PICKLES
~1699 - ~1768
of Northrowram, Yorkshire
Hannah RAMSDEN
bap.1781 - ~1871
of Ovenden, Yorkshire
 
Benjamin TETLEY
~1652 - 1733
of Ovenden, Yorkshire
Benjamin TETLEY
1702 - ~1768
Wool comber of Ovenden, Yorkshire
 
Thomas HARTLEY
~1621 - ~1706
of Northrowram, Yorkshire
Martha HARTLEY
bap.1662 - 1733
of Halifax, Yorkshire
 
Ann TETLEY
1747 - 1835
of Ovenden, Yorkshire
 
John DOUGHTY
~1681 - bur.1762
of Ovenden, Yorkshire
Martha DOUGHTY
1712 - bur.1766
of Ovenden, Yorkshire
 
Spouses and Descendants
Generations
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Sarah Ann FIRTH
1821 - ~1891
of Holdsworth Ovenden, Halifax, Yorkshire
  m. Joseph BOLTON (~1822 - ~1891)
 
Thomas BOLTON
~1845 - ~1903
Cotton spinner of Thornton, Yorkshire
Firth BOLTON
~1850 - ~1906
Worsted spinner of Ovenden, Yorkshire
Edwin BOLTON
~1852 - ~1907
Worsted spinner of Ovenden, Yorkshire
Emma BOLTON
~1854 - ~1908
of Ovenden, Yorkshire
Narrative and Notes
Timeline
Personal Family World
Date
Age*
Event
Place
19 Mar 1821
0
Birth 
Holdsworth Ovenden, Halifax, Yorkshire
27 Jan 1822
0
Baptism 
Mount Zion Chapel, Halifax, Yorkshire, England
23 Jun 1822
1
Marriage of sister Harriet FIRTH and Robert ARCHIBALD 
Halifax, Yorkshire
29 Oct 1839
18
Marriage of brother Stephen FIRTH and Sarah WHARTON 
Halifax, Yorkshire
7 Jun 1841
20
Census 
Holdsworth, Ovenden, Halifax, Yorkshire
btw 1845 and 1846
24
Birth of son Thomas BOLTON 
Thornton, Yorkshire
btw 1850 and 1851
29
Birth of son Firth BOLTON 
Ovenden, Yorkshire
btw 1852 and 1853
31
Birth of son Edwin BOLTON 
Ovenden, Yorkshire
2 Aug 1854
33
Burial of father John FIRTH 
Illingworth St Mary , Halifax, Yorkshire, England
btw 1854 and 1855
33
Birth of daughter Emma BOLTON 
Ovenden, Yorkshire
26 Apr 1857
36
Death of sister Harriet FIRTH 
2 Friday Street, Blackburn, Lancashire
7 Apr 1861
45
query Caution: Recorded age does not match calculated age (40).
Census 
Shaws Buildings, Sod House Green, Ovenden, Halifax, Yorkshire
Documented age, Calculated age, Estimated age
Citations
1 - Mount Zion Chapel, Ogen, Halifax, Records

Sarah Ann Daughter of John and Hannah of Holdsworth in Ovenden, was born March 19th 1821 and was Bap'd Jan 27th 1822

2 - FamilySearch International Genealogical Index

Reprinted by permission. Copyright © 1999-2002 by Intellectual Reserve, Inc

Author: LDS. Publishing Info: This information has been reproduced with explicit permission of LDS

ROBERT ARCHIBALD

Male

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Marriages:

Spouse: HARRIET FIRTH

Marriage: 23 JUN 1822 Halifax, Yorkshire, England

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Source Information:

Batch Number: A458287

Sheet: 00

Source Call No.: 458287 Type: Book

3 - Halifax Parish Records

No 1634

Banns of Marriage between Robert Archibald [???outhrouse] [Apraisser] Plasterer B and Harriet Firth Spinster both of Heptonstall in this Parish were published on the Three Sundays underwritten; That is to say,

On Sunday the 2

On Sunday the 9 of June 1822

On Sunday the 16

4 - Halifax Parish Records

Robert Archibald of Heptonstall of this Parish Plasterer a Bachelor and Harriet Firth of Heptonstall of this Parish spinster were married in thie Church by Banns with Consent of ___ this twenty third Day of June in the Year One Thousand eight hundred and twenty two

By me S Wright vicar

This marriage was solemnized between us

Robert Archibald's X mark

Harriet Firth

In the presence of

Joseph Attley X his mark

N Rushworth

No 475

5 - Halifax Parish Records

1839 Marriage solemnized at the Parish Church in the Parish of Halifax in the County of York

404 - Oct'r 29

Stephen Firth - Full age - Bach? - Slater - Halifax - John Firth - Slater

Sarah Rushworth - Full age - Widow - Publican - Northrowram - George Wharton - Farmer

Married in the Parish Church according to the rites and ceremonies of the Established Church after Banns by me [?]

This marriage was solemnized between us

Stepehn Firth

Sarah Rushworth X her mark

in the presence of us

? ?

Samuel Firth

6 - UK 1841 Census - 7th June 1841

Note: Ages of adults were often rounded down to nearest 5 years. For example, a recorded age of 25 implies an age of between 25 and 29.

Citation image

Hannah Firth - 60 - Ind - Y

Lucy Firth - 30 - - Y

Nancy Firth - 25 - - Y

Hannah Firth - 20 - - Y

Sarah Ann Firth - 20 - - Y

Betty Firth - 15 - - Y

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3 houses

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Thomas Firth - 65 - Plasterer - Y

Alice Firth - 60 - - Y

Martha Savil - 60 - - Y

7 - FamilySearch International Genealogical Index

Reprinted by permission. Copyright © 1999-2002 by Intellectual Reserve, Inc

Author: LDS. Publishing Info: This information has been reproduced with explicit permission of LDS

First name(s) John

Last name Firth

Sex Male

Age 72

Birth year 1782

Death year 1854

Burial year 1854

Burial date 02 Aug 1854

Burial place Illingworth, St Mary

Residence Ovenden

County Yorkshire (West Riding)

Country England

Collection name Sowerby Bridge & Illingworth Burials

Record set Yorkshire Burials

Category Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records

Subcategory Parish Burials

Collections from England, Great Britain

8 - Harriet Archibald 1857

Certified Copy of an Entry of Death

1857 Death in the Sub-District of Blackburn in the County of Lancaster

No - When and where died - Sex - Age - Occupation - Cause of death - Signature, description and residence of informant - When registered - Signature of registrar

420 - Twenty Sixth April 1857, 2 Friday Street, Blackburn - Harriet Archibald - Female - 55 years - Wife of Robert Archibald Plasterer - Phthisis, Certified - X The mark of Hannah Ainsworth, Present at the Death, 2 Pit Street, Blackburn - Twenty Ninth April 1857 - William Barlow Fairbrother Registrar

9 - UK 1861 Census - 7th April 1861

Shaws Buildings, Sod House Green, Ovenden, Halifax

Joseph Bolton - Head - Married - 39 - Carpet Weaver - Denholme, Yorkshire

Sarah A Bolton - Wife - 45 - Ovenden, Yorkshire

Thomas Bolton - Son - 15 - Cotton Spinner - Thornton, Yorkshire

Firth Bolton - Son - 10 - Worsted Spinner - Ovenden, Yorkshire

Edwin Bolton - Son - 8 - Worsted Spinner - Ovenden, Yorkshire

Emma Bolton - Daughter - 6 - - Ovenden, Yorkshire

Hannah Firth - Mother - Widow - 80 - - Ovenden, Yorkshire

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