Anne Gleadhill married John Brown on 20 July 1682 at Kirkburton Parish.
Honley, St Mary baptisms:
Alice, b 13 Apr 1824 chr 22 Aug 1824 dr of John & Nancy Gledhill of Netherton.
Elizabeth Ann, b 6 Jul 1824 chr 26 Sep 1824 dr of Mary Ann Gledhill widow of Honley.
George, b 30 Aug 1825 chr 25 Dec 1825 son of John & Nancy Gledhill of Martin Nest.
William, chr 14 Dec 1828 son of John & Mary Gledhill of Oldfield.
Joshua, chr 28 Dec 1830 son of John & Mary Gledhill of Hogs?
From Almondbury Parish Records, microfilm in Leeds Library:
Children of Joshua Gledhill, clothier of Berry Brow: Susanna 3 Aug 1759, Hannah 6 Sep 1761, Mary 12 Aug 1756.
Children of Benjamin Gledhill 12 Nov 1730 & Ann Dyson m 4 Jul 1751: Benjamin 5 Jan 1760, George 14 Nov 1761.
William married Hannah Shaw 23 May 1781.
Children of Moses & Maria Gledhill, christened St Peter Leeds - from IGI:
Moses 30 Jul 1820, Noah 27 Jun 1813, Bessy 20 Aug 1815, Emma 9 Jun 1817, Martha 11 Apr 1819, Moses 20 Jul 1820, Ann 23 Jun 1822, John 6 Sep 1823, William 28 Aug 1825.
Children of Adam & Hannah Gledhill, christened St Peter Leeds - from IGI:
Joseph 3 Sep 1826, Susanna 25 Jul 1831, John Adam 13 Apr 1835.
Children of Joseph & Jane Gledhill, christened St Peter Leeds - from IGI:
Sarah 22 Apr 1821, John 4 Aug 1822, Ann 14 Dec 1823, Elizabeth 30 Jan 1827, James 5 Apr 1829, Thomas 29 Jan 1832, Alice 20 Apr 1834, Martha 4 Apr 1836, Mary 4 Apr 1836.
Adam Gledhill m Hannah Dufton 5 Oct 1825 St Peter Leeds - from IGI.
Child of Joseph & Jane Gledhill, christened Elland - from IGI: Sarah 4 Jul 1837.
John Gledhill m Elizabeth Harrison 14 Apr 1823 St Peter Leeds - from IGI.
Children of John & Kitty Gleadhill, christened Hope, Derby - from IGI:
Benjamin 8 May 1803, Ann Mar 1805, Sarah Apr 1807, Betty Sep 1809, Daniel 5 Jan 1812, Rachel 31 Jul 1814, Deborah 11 Jul 1816.
William Gledhill m Judith Pyrah 6 Oct 1805 St Peter Leeds - from IGI.
Children of William & Judith Gledhill, christened St Peter Leeds - from IGI:
Mary Ann 25 Jan 1818, Eliza 5 Mar 1820, Sophia 27 Nov 1825, Elijah 2 Nov 1828, Eliza 5 Jun 1831.
David, son of William & Judith Gledhill, christened 1 Dec 1822 Oxford Place formerly Albion Street, Wesleyan, Leeds - from IGI.
Children of Jno. & Hanh. Gledhill (Gleddel) , christened Ebenezer St Methodist New Connexion Leeds - from IGI:Ann 13 Jun 1809, Martha 24 Oct 1813, Elijah 23 Feb 1818, Nathaniel 2 Aug 1822.
John Gledhill m Hannah Thackray 13 Aug 1804 St Peter Leeds - from IGI.
Children of John & Hannah Gledhill, christened St Peter Leeds - from IGI:
Benjamin 11 Jul 1830, William 12 Jul 1835.
John Gledhill m Hannah Ovenden 26 May 1812 St Peter Leeds - from IGI.
James Gledhill m Sarah Robinson 12 Dec 1779 St Peter Leeds - from IGI.
James Gledhill m Elizabeth Outhwaite 26 Jan 1824 St Peter Leeds - from IGI.
Children of James Gledhill & Elizabeth Outhwaite, christened Ebenezer St Methodist New Connexion Leeds - from IGI:
George 23 Jul 1832, John 23 Jul 1832, James 23 Jul 1832.
1881 Barnsley Census at Higham:
Joseph Gledhill H 41 Shopkeeper born Cawthorne
Ruth Gledhill W 38 (nee Beaumont) Thurlstone
William Gledhill S 15 Silkstone
George Gledhill S 12 Higham
Eliza Ann Gledhill D 10 Higham
Lizzie Gledhill D 8 months Higham
Nathan GLEDHILL married Salomie? VICARMAN by banns 2 Feb 1818 at Holmfirth in the Parish of Almondbury, Huddersfield
The 1881 Census recorded a Thomas Gleadhill as an inmate in the "Barony Lunatic Asylum" Woodilee Lenzie, Kirkintilloch, Dumbarton, Scotland. Thomas was born in 1831 in Edinburgh and had been a teacher.
VARIOUS JOSEPH GLEDHILLS FROM YORKSHIRE (extracted from IGI):
|30 Oct 1791||St Peter, Huddersfield||Joseph|
|14 Sep 1794||Huddersfield||Joseph|
|18 May 1799||Slaithwaite, Huddersfield||Hannah|
|18 May 1800||Sowerby Bridge||John|
|31 Mar 1800||Huddersfield||Thomas||Betty|
|ditto||Salendine Nook Meeting House - Particular Baptist||ditto||ditto|
|ditto||Quarmby Cum Lindley||ditto||ditto|
|14 mar 1802||Scammonden, Huddersfield||Ely||Nancy Shaw|
|8 Nov 1805||St Peter, Leeds||James|
|22 Oct 1807||Independent, Highfield by Huddersfield||John||Susanna|
Reverend George Gleadall Swann was the curate of Darnall, Sheffield, in 1888 and vicar from 1891-1912 when he then moved to Pitsmoor. The Darnall Vicarage in Industry Road was famous/infamous as being the place where at one time where William Walker, (who was reputedly the executioner of King Charles I) lived. Mr.John Gaunt a local benefactor also lived there. Also, according to local legend, one of Sheffield's most notorious citizens Charles Pearce is said to have worked there, & was reportedly sacked for stealing a clock. (Information from Susan Reddy in 1998)
From the 1787 Directory of Sheffield - A LIST OF THE CARRIERS (SHEFFIELD TO) GAINSBRO'
from the ROYAL OAK, KING-STREET, GLEDDALL's CART, through Tickhill and Retford, every Tuesday
and Saturday. Returns on the same Days.
Leeds 1871 Census......LDS film # 0847250 (RG10/4569 -3358)..... at Orphanage on Grovenor Road, Headingley cum
Burley, Jane Gledhill aged 8 born Horsforth, and Hester Gledhill aged 6 also born Horsforth, probably sisters. Also listed is George Foster (38) Draper and Grocer born Royston living at (schedule# 48) Otley Road, Headingley cum Burley, and his cousin Ann Elizabeth Gledhill, born Leeds.
Birth: Thomas Gledhill, son of Joshua Gledhill (a carter) and Margaret (formerly Whitaker), place of birth the Old Foundry, Hull, date of birth 9th May 1865, birth registered in West Sculcoates on 17th June 1865. Birth registered by mother who made mark. Karen Turner has a copy of the birth certificate.
Burials in the Protestant Dissenting Burial Ground at Highfield Chapel (on the outskirts of Huddersfield): Benjamin Gledhill 16.11.1786 aged 3, Sarah Gledhill 18.12.1786 aged 2, Luke Gledhill 2.2.1787 aged 3, L. Gledhill the child of Lydia Gledhill 9.11.1790 aged 2, Lucy Gledhill 11.3.1793 aged 1, Joshua Gledhill 12.5.1793 aged 68. Information contributed by Lesley Abernethy.
Parish of Almondbury:
Marriage: 25/7/1754 James Gledhill of Honley married Sarah Sanderson of Honley.
Burials 14/4/1833 Elizabeth Gledhill of Crosland Delf, 73. 2/3/1834 Martha Gledhill of Lowerhouses, 18m. 21/4/1835 Mary Gledhill of Buenos Ayres, 22. 4/3/1840 Frank Gledhill of Lowerhouses, 3. 19/12/1841 Allan Gledhill of Honley Wood Bottom, 8m. 3/4/1848 Joseph Gledhill of Royd, 40. 17/5/1854 John Gledhill of Royd, 78. 20/5/1857 John Gledhill of Royd, 46. Information contributed by Walter Jakeman.
A Cambridge University graduate:
Gledhill, Walter George. College St John's. Entered Michs. 1899. Born Sept. 18, 1879 Halifax, Yorkshire. Adm. pens. at St John's, Aug. 9, 1899. Son of George Henry, manufacturer, of Halifax, Yorks. [and Mary Ann Sharp]. School, Bradford Grammar (Mr W. H. Keeling). Matric. Michs. 1899; B.A. 1902; M.A. 1906. Assistant Master at Yarmouth Grammar School; at Woodbridge School, Suffolk, 1907-18-. Served in the Great War, 1914-19 (Capt., Norfolk Regt. (T.F.); Capt., R.A.F. (Aircraft Production Dept.); mentioned in despatches). (C.U. War List;
Herbert Gledhill, born Hull, Yorkshire, 1905, seaman, single, was appointed to Wakefield Street Station (main Fire Brigade Depot now for the City of Adelaide, Sth Australia ) where he worked for a short time in 1927.
Emma Gledhill, daughter of Luke Gledhill, married Walter Parrott b February 1841, the marriage probably taking place in Huddersfield (or Wigan Lancashire where their first child was born) about 1871. Sir Walter was a very prominent organist, later at Magdalen College, Oxford, music teacher and final Master of the King's Musick. He was knighted in the 1890s. He arranged the music for Queen Victoria's funeral, the coronations of Edward VII and George V and for several royal weddings (see Huddersfield & District Family History Society Journal, April 2001).
Mormon Gledhills who were in Captain Mumford's mule train of Saints to Salt Lake City 01.09.1868-24.09.1868 (arrival reported in the Deseret Evening News, SLC). The mule train comprised 28 wagons and 250 passengers, including: Amelia, Ann, Betsy, Edward, Elizabeth, Joseph, Thomas and Violet Gledhill. These Gledhills had sailed to America on the "Emerald Isle" which arrived in New York circa 14 Aug 1868.
Gledhill emigrants from England arriving in Queensland in the 1880s:
John, aged 22, and Mary, aged 22, arr Brisbane on the "British Consul" 1882
Jonathan, aged 30, arr Maryborough 1886
Anne E, aged 20, and Jonathan, aged 2, arr Brisbane on the "Dorunda" 1887
Dewsbury General Cemetery burials:
17 Jan 1885, John Henry Scarlet GLEDHILL, 50Yrs, Dyer, Longcauseway St.
21 Jan 1885, John GLEDHILL, 18Yrs, Printer, Beckett Road.
21 Jan 1885, Crawshaw GLEDHILL, 4wks, S/of Albert, Watergate.
Monumental Inscriptions from BRIGHOUSE, LIVERSEDGE, CASTLEFORD AND FRYSTON cemeteries
Digital photos of the following gravestones can be obtained by email from Steve
Monumental Inscriptions from three DEWSBURY cemeteries
Beneath this stone rest the remains of John Gledhill of Chapelfold who departed this life the 5th August 1822 aged 64 years. Also of Jane wife of the abovesaid John Gledhill who departed this life the 22nd of June aged 67 years. Also Elizabeth sister of the above John Gledhill and wife of John Buckley of Staincliffe who departed this life October 26th 1845 aged 76 years. Also John Buckley of Staincliffe the above mentioned who departed this life on the 7th day of Jan 1849 aged 82 years.
Beneath this stone rest from the trials of life the remains of Ann the youngest daughter of Joshua Gledhill of Staincliff who departed this life Februaury 5th 1821 aged 19 years. Also the body of the above Joshua Gledhill of Staincliff who departed this life April 21st 1827 aged 65 years. Also Grace Gledhill relict of the above who died December 8th 1840 in the 78th year of her age.
St John the Evangelist, Moorlands Road, Dewsbury:
Harriet wife of James Gledhill of Dewsbury Moor who died Nov 22nd 1855 aged 23 years. Also of Elijah Firth Gledhill son of the above who died May 22nd 1856 aged 6 months.
Dewsbury Municipal Cemetery:
Charles Gledhill of Dewsbury Moor born March 9 1819 died Oct 19 1884. Also Ann wife of the above born March 7 1827 died Jun 11 1905. Also Elizabeth wife of J.J. Gledhill eldest son of Charles Gledhill born Nov 11th 18?? Died Aug 7 1908. Also John James Gledhill died Jun 27 1926 aged 83 years.
In Loving Memory of
Also the following deaths are recorded in Honley Cemetery (Parish Church)
GLEDHILL MARY ANN 1885
GLEDHILL PAUL 1890
GLEDHILL WILLIAM HENRY 1894
GLEDHILL BETSY 1927
GLEDHILL ALBERT 1930
GLEDHILL ANNIE 1956
GLEDHILL GEORGE DYSON 1934
GLEDHILL LILLIE 1932
GLEDHILL HANNAH 1942
GLEDHILL NORMAN 1953
Here lieth the body of William Gleadhill Jnr of Hartshead Hall, who departed
Also Joshua Gleadhill who died May 27th 1867. In the 82nd year of his age.
Also Lydia Gleadhill who died October 17th 1869. Aged 72 years.
Sacred to the memory of Frances, wife of George Gledhill of Hartshead. who
departed this life February 17th 1816. Aged 33 years.
Afflictions sore, she long with patience bare
Physicians tried the healing art in vain
Till god in his mercy sent her a release
And freed her from her suffering and all pain
Thy death translated her to realms above
To sing the praises of redeeming love.
Also Eliza their daughter. Who died February 23rd 1816. Aged 17 month.
Also the above George Gledhill, who died December 6th 1847. Aged 75 years.
Books on Gledhill in the Family History Library of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Mormons), Salt Lake City, Utah