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Appleyard, Mr
[17??-1???]

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. John
  2. William

Appleyard, Alison
[1847-1914] Son of Thomas Appleyard.

Born at Mill Bank [20th April 1847].

Baptised at St George's, Sowerby [20th September 1847].

He was a silk dresser of Aufhole [1878] / a silk dresser [1881, 1891, 1901].

On 31st December 1878, he married Ann Williams [1853-19??] at St Mary's Church, Cottonstones.


Ann, of Aufhole, was born in Soyland [2nd November 1852], the daughter of Elizabeth (née Radcliffe) & William Williams, a silk maker-up
 

Children:

  1. Wilfred [1880-1881]
  2. Thomas Arthur [b 1882]
  3. Wilfred Firth
  4. Jane Elizabeth [1884-1947] who was a table-cover fringer [1901] & married [25th January 1912] Alfred Bake
  5. Annie Louisa [1886-1974] who was a machinist (underlinen) [1901] & married [1911] Ernest E. Webster
  6. Frank [1887-1888]
  7. Alice [1889-1970] who married [17th April 1919] Herbert Darrell

The family lived at

  • Centre Vale, Sowerby [1881]
  • 18 Abbott's Terrace, Halifax [1891, 1901]

Living with them [in 1881] was Alison's widowed mother Betty.

Alison died 1st December 1914.

Anne died 20th June 1934.

Members of the family were buried at St Mary's Church, Cottonstones

Appleyard, Arthur
[1855-1906] Son of Samuel Appleyard.

He was an insurance agent [1882].

On 30th August 1882, he married Annie Smith [1861-1922] at St Thomas's Church, Claremount.


Annie was born in Halifax.

She took over from her father-in-law as landlady of the Prince of Wales Hotel, Gibbet Street [1905, 1911]

 

Children:

  1. Clarice Beatrice [1883-1968] who married Richard Hodgson
  2. Cyril Bertrond

The children were born in Halifax.

The couple died in Halifax: Arthur [24th March 1906]; Annie [6th May 1922]

Appleyard, C.
[18??-18??] Journeyman dyer at Halifax.

In January 1860, he was declared insolvent

Appleyard, Charles
[1713-1773] In 1751, he bought Shaw Booth, Warley.

He married Martha.

Children:

  1. Sarah [1741-1814] who married Abraham Turner

He was buried at Parish Church of St Mary the Virgin, Luddendenfoot [16th December 1773].

See Lower Shaw Booth, Wainstalls

Appleyard, Charles
[18??-18??] Coachmaker.

He lived at Laverock Hall, Brighouse [1845]

Appleyard, Christopher Ramos
[1865-19??] Son of Gerbacio Protacio Appleyard.

Born in Halifax.

On 17th October 1889, he married Kate Highley at Halifax Parish Church.

Children:

  1. Barbara [b 1893]
  2. John Ramos [1897-1982] who died in Sheffield

In 1901, he was listed as

a commercial traveller (worker) 

visiting 180 Kensington Park Road, Kensington

In 1911, Kate is listed as married and living in Harrogate, with her daughter Barbara, and sister Edith Highley

Appleyard, Clifford
[1898-1917] Born in Mytholmroyd.

He was a cotton creeler.

During World War I, he served as a Bugler with the King's Royal Rifle Corps.

He died 31st August 1917 (aged 19).

He is remembered on a memorial in St Michael's Church, Mytholmroyd, and in the book Royd Regeneration

Appleyard, Cyril Bertrond
[1885-1924] Son of Arthur Appleyard.

Cyril died in Halifax [22nd November 1924].

He was an invalid [1911].

In [Q1] 1914, he married Alice Ashton [1891-19??] in Halifax


Alice was born in Netherton
 

There is no evidence that they had any children

Appleyard, David
[1849-1909] Son of Thomas Appleyard.

Born at Grassy Bottom, Norland [14th August 1849].

Baptised at St George's, Sowerby [10th September 1849].

On 12th January 1881, he married Mary Firth in Hulme.


Mary was his cousin, the daughter of his mother's brother David
 

David died in Leeds Infirmary [12th September 1909]

Appleyard, Ellen
[1828-1???] Daughter of Joshua Appleyard.

Born 29th September 1838.

On 14th November 1861, she married (1) Thomas Dugdale at Halifax Parish Church.


Thomas Dugdale [18th May 1831-19th February 1874] of Cross Hill, Blackburn
 

Children:

  1. Elizabeth Sarah [1862-1863]
  2. Mary Ellen [1863-1???] who married [1891] Francis Dickson Wise [1842-1???]

Thomas was buried in the family vault at Blackburn Cemetery [24th February 1871]

On 24th November 1875, she married (2) Henry Williams in Witton, Lancashire.


Henry [b 23rd September 1842] was a surgeon from Moor Park, Harrogate
 

Children:

  1. Joshua Appleyard Patchett [1877] who became a barrister

When the Royal Halifax Infirmary opened, she gave £5000 for the creation of the Joshua Appleyard Ward in memory of her father

Appleyard, Geoffrey
[1922-1942] Son of Emily & Ernest Appleyard of Leeds.

During World War II, he served as a Flight Sergeant with the 106th Squadron Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve.

He died 26th July 1942 (aged 20).

He was buried at Coningsby Cemetery, Lincolnshire [Grave Ref: 65 1289].

He is remembered in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

Appleyard, George
[1837-1916] Born in Gualeguacha, Argentina.

He was a commercial clerk worsted [1861] / a worsted spinner employing 174 workpeople [1871] / a worsted spinner employing 109 hands [1881] / living on own means [1891] / a retired worsted spinner [1901] He established George Appleyard & Company.

In 1861, he was living with his grandfather William Appleyard.

In 1866, he married Rebecca Crossley [1841-1923].

Children:

  1. Wilfred Crossley [1868-1870]
  2. Francis Edward [b 1870]
  3. George Crossley
  4. Annie [b 1873]
  5. Helen [b 1875]
  6. Catherine [b 1877]
  7. Jessie Ramos [b 1882]
  8. Margaret Crossley [b 1885]

The family lived at

Living with them [in 1901] were daughter-in-law Beatrice L. Appleyard [aged 28], granddaughter Joan Eleanor Appleyard [aged 1], and visitor Horace A. Appleyard [aged 27] (machinery broker/employer).

See C. Ramos Appleyard, George Crossley Appleyard and Moor End Congregational Church

Appleyard, George
[1857-1???] Born in Halifax.

He was a carpet warehouseman [1891].

In [Q2] 1886, he married Paulina Culpan [1859-19??] in Halifax.

Children:

  1. Harold [b 1888] who was a post office boy [1901], a commercial clerk [1911]
  2. Osmund

The family lived at

  • 55 Penn Street, Halifax [1891]
  • 5 Stannary Court, Halifax [1901]
  • 80 King Cross Street, Halifax [1911]
  • 29 Ashbourne Grove, Halifax [1915]

Paulina was widowed [by 1901] / a carpet saver [1901] / a confectioner dealer [1911]

Appleyard, George Crossley
[1871-1945] Son of George Appleyard.

Born in Halifax.

In 1911, he was living with his parents, plus siblings Catharine, Jessie Ramos and Margaret Crossley Appleyard, all single, at 42 Park Street, Southport.

He died 1945 in Southport

Appleyard, Gerbacio Protacio
[1839-1918] Son of Jonathan Appleyard.

Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

He was a banker in Halifax / a banker's clerk [1861] / a bank cashier of Halifax [1864] / a Trustee of Moor End Congregational Church [1864].

In 1861, he was living with his grandfather William Appleyard.

In 1880, on the death of his uncle, Joshua Appleyard, he took over as Vice Chairman of the Halifax Joint Stock Banking Company.

In 1864, he married Harriet Walker [1845-1???] at Halifax Parish Church.


Harriet was the daughter of worsted spinner Henry Walker
 

Children:

  1. Christopher Ramos
  2. Manuela / Ella [b 1871] who was a piano teacher [1901]
  3. Ann / Annie [b 1873]
  4. Gerbacio Protacio

In 1881, Ella, Annie and Gervase Appleyard were pupils at a school in North Moels, Southport. Of the 17 pupils at this school, 16 were girls between the ages of 7 and 15, with Annie being the youngest. Gervase [aged 6] was the only boy.

The family lived at

He died at Leeds.

See Annie Quick

Appleyard, Gerbacio Protacio
[1874-1955] Son of Gerbacio Protacio Appleyard.

Born in Warley/Wainstalls.

He is listed as Gervase Appleyard when he and his siblings were pupils at a school in North Moels, Southport [1881]

He was a boarder at St George's College, Pannal, York [1891]

He signed his name as Gervase Appleyard [1911]

He was a patent agent's clerk [1901], a technical assistant to a patent agent [1911], and a patent agent

In the early 20th century, he joined Tasker & Crossley.

The business later became Appleyard, Lees & Company. He retired in 1952.

In 1907, he married Rose Noble Coates [1879-19??] in Fulham.


Rose came from Shap in Westmorland
 

Children:

  1. Manuela [b 1909] who married John F. Constantine

The family lived at

  • Kensington London [1911]
  • 1 Stafford Place, Halifax [1936]

Appleyard, Mrs Hannah
[1837-1894] Landlady of the Stannary Inn, Halifax [1887, 1894]

She is mentioned in the List of Local Wills: 1894

Appleyard, Henry
[1???-1???] Worsted spinner and manufacturer at Ibbotroyd Mill, Wadsworth [1841]

Appleyard, Henry
[1???-18??] He lived at Horsehold Hall, Erringden

Appleyard, Henry
[1813-1861] Son of William Appleyard.

He was a mill owner.

He married Mary Briggs.


Mary was the daughter of William Briggs
 

Children:

  1. Mary Ann [1841-1930] who married John Cockcroft
  2. Hannah [1842-1856]
  3. Sarah [1846-1856]
  4. John

Members of the family were buried at St Michael's Church, Mytholmroyd

In 1906, Mary Ann placed a memorial to her mother and her brother John in St Michael's Church, Mytholmroyd.

In 1917, Mary Ann gave a bequest to pay for new faces on the clock at St Michael's Church, Mytholmroyd in memory of her aunt and uncles Grace and Benjamin Whittam Briggs, and Henry Briggs

Appleyard, Henry Alfred
[1824-1???] Illegitimate son of Martha Appleyard of Northowram.

Baptised at St John the Baptist, Coley [18th July 1824]

Appleyard, James
[18??-18??] On the death of his brother, William, James inherited William's estates – including Magson House, Luddendenfoot [1871].

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. John

Appleyard, James
[1804-1886] Son of William Appleyard.

He was a farmer.

He married Sarah Cousin [1806-1886].

Children:

  1. Ann [1827-1908] who never married
  2. Mary Elizabeth [b 1833]
  3. William [1835-1855]

The family lived at White Lee, Mytholmroyd.

James died at White Lee [12th May 1886].

Probate records show that he left a personal estate valued at £23,813 9/-.

The will was proved by daughter Ann, nephew John Appleyard, great-nephews William Henry Mitchell, and John Cousin Mitchell

In 1901 Ada, daughter of Richard Cockcroft was ladies' companion to daughter Ann at White Lee

Appleyard, James
[1881-1964] Son of John Appleyard.

In 1903, their father devised the Magson House Estates, Luddendenfoot to James and his brother, William.

In 1908, the estate passed to Dr John Appleyard and Dr William Appleyard.

In [Q4] 1909, he married Ruby Tizard in Wandsworth, London

Appleyard, John
[1???-18??] He was appointed Surveyor of the Highways for Wadsworth [1835]

Appleyard, John
[1558-1???] Of Norwood Green.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Thomas [bapt 1567]
  2. Mary [bapt 1571]
  3. Samuel
  4. Susan [bapt 1579/80]

Appleyard, John
[1627-1699] Son of William Appleyard.

He married Mary Harper.

Children:

  1. Samuel
  2. Susan [bapt 1662]

Appleyard, John
[1736-1814] Son of Joseph Appleyard

Born in Haworth.

He was an early member of the Appleyard family of Wainstalls.

He married Mary Chatburn.

Children:

  1. William

Appleyard, John
[1767-1856] Son of Samuel Appleyard.

He left large charitable bequests in his will

Appleyard, John
[1777-1865] Son of Mr Appleyard and uncle of Joshua Appleyard.

He was one of the wealthiest inhabitants of the parish of Halifax.

He was involved in the foreign trade from an early age. For several years, he lived in South America. He amassed a large fortune, and made considerable investments when he returned to Britain.

He was listed as a landed proprietor and farmer of 24 acres [1851] / a landed proprietor (unmarried) [1851].

He never married.

In his will he left upwards of £14,500 with bequests to family and friends and the National Lifeboat Institution, the Vicar of Halifax, the poorer clergy in the parish of Halifax, the Halifax Tradesmen's Benevolent Institution, the Halifax General Infirmary, and £5,000 to the poor of the following seven townships to be distributed in the proportions:

  • 20% to Warley
  • 20% to Midgley
  • 20% to Halifax
  • 10% to Adwalton
  • 10% to Birstall
  • 10% to Morley
  • 10% to Bradford

He lived at Shaw Booth, Warley [with Joshua Appleyard 1841].

He died at Shaw Booth [11th February 1865].

He was buried at St Mary's Church, Luddenden. Probate records show that he left effects valued at under £200,000.

The will was proved by his nephew Joshua Appleyard (of Clare Hall), John Fisher, and Richard Aked.

His will is recorded in Halifax Parish Church

See Partners in Halifax Commercial Banking Company

Appleyard, John
[1781-1852] Born in Shelf.

He was a woolcomber & beer seller at the Star Hotel, Halifax [1841, 1851].

He married Ann [1798-1875].


Ann was born in Hindon, Wiltshire
 

Children:

  1. Sarah Ann [b 1824] who was a dress maker [1851]
  2. Rebecca [b 1826]
  3. William Bennett
  4. Walter
  5. Charles [b 1833] who was a crabber (stuff dyeing) [1851], a woolstapler [1872]
  6. Alfred [b 1838]
  7. Frederic [b 1838] who was a scholar [1851]
  8. George [b 1840]

The family lived at Orange Street, Halifax [1841].

Living with them [in 1841] were George Stewart [aged 65] (labourer) and Jonas Jowitt [aged 55] (weaver mixed goods).

Living with them [in 1851] were grandson George Appleyard [b  1841] & visitor Rebecca Dillworth [b 1822]

John died at the Star Hotel [24th May 1851].

After his death, Ann took over at the Star Hotel. She held the licence until she died [6th October 1875].

The couple were buried at Coley Church

Appleyard, John
[1783-1861] Of Southowram.

He married Rachel [1791-1851].

Children:

  1. John

Rachel died 13th April 1851 (aged 60).

John died 21st June 1861 (aged 78).

Members of the family were buried at St Anne's Church, Southowram [Grave Ref: F-M17]

Appleyard, John
[1796-1865] Son of William Appleyard.

He died at Holme House, Hebden Bridge [12th August 1865].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at under £8,000.

The will was proved by brother James Appleyard of White Lee, Midgley and sister Ann

Appleyard, John
[1828-1884] Son of John Appleyard.

He was a dyeing machine tenter [1871] / a worsted piece dyer [1881].

He married Mary [1830-1871].

Children:

  1. Emma H. [b 1850] who was a worsted spinner [1871]
  2. Sarah Ann [b 1853] who was a weaver cotton & worsted [1871], a worsted weaver [1881]
  3. Walter [b 1855] who was a worsted spinner [1871], a carpet weaver [1881]
  4. Willey / Willie
  5. Eliza [b 1864] who was a worsted reeler [1881]
  6. Esther [1866-1885] who was a milliner's apprentice [1881]

The family lived at

  • Common Lane, Southowram [1871]
  • Higgin Lane, Southowram [1881]

Mary died 29th October 1871 (aged 41).

John died 29th September 1884 (aged 56).

Members of the family are buried/remembered at St Anne's Church, Southowram [Grave Refs: F-M17 & R-D11]

Appleyard, John
[1848-1905] Son of Henry Appleyard.

He was Surgeon and GP / County surgeon [1886].

In 1878, he married Matilda Deacon.

Children:

  1. William
  2. James
  3. Annie [1882-1974] who married [1913] Henry Clement Game
  4. Mary [1884-1984] who married Sigurd Johannes Savonius
  5. John

The family lived at Manningham, Bradford [1886].

His sister Mary Ann placed a memorial to him in St Michael's Church, Mytholmroyd

Appleyard, John
[1854-19??] Born in Halifax.

In 1904, he married Sarah Ann Greenwood [1850-19??] in Halifax.

In 1911, they were listed at the Blue Ball, Halifax where John was working at home and Sarah Ann was landlady with 3 lodgers

Appleyard, Dr John
[1887-1982] Surgeon and GP of London.

Son of John Appleyard.

He and his brother, Dr William Appleyard, inherited the Magson House estates from James Appleyard [1908].

He sold it to Joseph W. Whitworth Limited [1920].

In 1915, he married Olive Ethel Miller.

Children:

  1. Henry [b 1924]
  2. Richard [b 1926]
  3. James [b 1927]

Appleyard, John Edwin
[1848-1914] Born in Halifax [16th March 1848].

He was a clerk [1871] / employed in Halifax postal department, then transferred to Huddersfield [1884] / Inspector of postmen [1891].

He retired in 1908, and returned to live in Halifax. In October 1908, he was presented with the Imperial Service Medal for


meritorious service as an officer in the postal department
 

He was connected with Square Church, Halifax / a member of the Finance Committee.

In [Q3] 1871, he married (2) Ellen Sheard [1845-1882] in Halifax.


Ellen was born in Southowram
 

Children:

  1. William Sheard (Appleyard) [1876-19??] who was living in Western Australia [1914]

Ellen died in Huddersfield [Q2 1882] (aged 38).

In [Q1] 1883, he married (2) Sarah Maria Holroyd [1846-19??] in Halifax.

The family lived at

  • Halifax [1881]
  • Denby Terrace, Huddersfield [1891]
  • Bay Hall Terrace, Huddersfield [1901]

Living with them [in 1881] was mother-in-law Maria Sheard [b  1805].

John Edwin died at 414 Gibbet Street, Halifax. [27th June 1914].

He was buried at All Saints' Church, Dudwell

Appleyard, Jonas
[1573-1???] Second son of Richard Appleyard.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Richard

Appleyard, Jonas
[18??-1844]

On 3rd August 1834, he married Hannah Allison at Halifax Parish Church.


Hannah came from Elland
 

Children:

  1. Joseph [b 1836]
  2. Richard [b 1838]
  3. William [1841-1868] who was buried at St Thomas's Church, Greetland

Jonas died in 1844.

In 1847, Hannah married Jeremiah Speak

Appleyard, Jonathan
[1812-1???] Son of William Appleyard.

Baptised at Luddenden Church [1812].

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Gerbacio Protacio

Appleyard, Joseph
[1???-1???] Of Haworth.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. John
  2. Joseph [1742-1824]

Appleyard, Joseph
[1831-1882] Born in Southowram.

He was a flag facer [1861] / a stone delver [1871].

Around 1852, he married Nanney [1832-1???].


Nanney was born in Southowram
 

Children:

  1. Jane [b 1852] who was a worsted spinner [1861] [1871]
  2. George [b 1854]
  3. Joshua [b 1856]
  4. Johnny [b 1858] who was a part-timer & doffer [1871], a stone delver [1881]
  5. Tom [b 1860] who was a part-timer & doffer [1871], a stone mason [1881]
  6. Sam [b 1863] who was a part-timer & doffer [1871]
  7. Mary A. [b 1865] who was a cotton winder [1881]
  8. Sarah A. [b 1866] who was a cotton winder [1881]
  9. William [b 1869]

The family lived at

  • 7 Bank Top, Southowram [1861]
  • Common Lane, Southowram [1871, 1881]

Joseph died Q3 1882 (aged 51) 

Appleyard, Joshua
[1781-1843] Recorded in 1841, when he was aged 60, of independent means, and living with John Appleyard at Shaw Booth, Warley


Question: Does anyone know anything about this man and where he fits into the Appleyard tree? What is his connection to John Appleyard?

 

Appleyard, Joshua
[1810-1880] JP, DL.

Son of William Appleyard.

Baptised at Luddenden Church [1810].

He was

His nephew, Gerbacio Protacio Appleyard, succeeded him at the Halifax Joint Stock Banking Company

In 1830, he married Sarah Aked at Halifax Parish Church.


Sarah from Ellen Royd, Midgley, was the daughter of John Aked
 

Children:

  1. Ellen

The family lived at

  • Woolshops [1830s]
  • Regent Street, Halifax [1850]

After Robert Parker's death in 1856, Appleyard leased Clare Hall, Halifax and lived there until his death.

He inherited a considerable legacy from his uncle John Appleyard [1865].

He died 27th August 1880.

Probate records show that he left an estate valued at £300,000.

When Royal Halifax Infirmary opened, daughter Ellen gave £5000 for the creation of the Joshua Appleyard Ward in memory of her father.

See James Riley, St Mary the Virgin, Luddenden and West Yorkshire Railway Company

Appleyard, Nicholas
[15??-1557] Of Rookes in Hipperholme.

Farmer and clothier.

He married Alice [15??-1561].

Children:

  1. Nicholas
  2. Thomas [b <1538] who married [1555] Sybil Woodhead
  3. Clare [b <1538] who married [1561] James Dickinson
  4. Sybil [b <1538] who married [1569] John Gledhill
  5. John [bapt 1539] who married [1566] Elizabeth Woodhead
  6. Richard

He also brought up Nicholas, the Younger.

The family lived at

Nicholas & Alice were buried at Halifax Parish Church: Nicholas [3rd October 1557]; Alice [29th July 1561]

Appleyard, Nicholas
[15??-1581] Of Lightcliffe in Hipperholme.

Son of Nicholas Appleyard.

Baptised before 1538.

On 3rd February 1549, he married Margaret Farrowe.

There are no children mentioned in his will dated 19th September 1577.

He was buried at Halifax Parish Church

Appleyard, Nicholas
[15??-1586] Of Hipperholme, Southowram and Ovenden.

Father unknown.

Nicholas Appleyard brought the boy up in place of his deceased father, and in his will, describes him as Nicholas,The Younger.

On 4th July 1569, he married Margaret Wilkinson.

Children:

  1. Nicholas [January 1570] who died in infancy
  2. John [bapt 16th March 1571]
  3. Michael [bapt 29th September 1573]
  4. triplets Mary [January 1575] who died in infancy
  5. Grace [January 1575] who died in infancy
  6. child [January 1575] who died in infancy
  7. Abraham [bapt 2nd February 1576]
  8. Nicholas [bapt 31st January 1579]
  9. Grace [1581-1582] who died in infancy

He was buried at Halifax Parish Church [18th April 1586]

Appleyard, Norman
[1892-1943] Born in Halifax.

He established Appleyard's confectionery company.

He lived at 285 Queen's Road, Halifax

He died in Calder district [Q2 1943] (aged 51) 

Appleyard, Osmund
[1889-1915] Son of George Appleyard.

He was a baker [1911] / employed by Mackintosh's.

During World War I, he served as a Private with D Company 1st/4th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He was killed [16th October 1915] (aged 26)  along with 2 colleagues when an exploding shell caused the roof of his dugout to fall in.

He was buried at Bard Cottage Cemetery, Belgium. [Grave Ref I F 22].

He is remembered in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, on the Memorial at Stannary Congregational Church, Halifax, on the Memorial at John Mackintosh & Sons Limited, and on the Roll of Honour at Stannary School, Halifax

Appleyard, Percy
[1895-1937] Born in Halifax.

In [Q4] 1917, he married Edith in Halifax.


Edith was the widow of
Ernest Lakey
 

The family lived at 7 Beacon Terrace, Claremount

Appleyard, Richard
[1544-1???] Of Norwood Green.

Son of Nicholas Appleyard.

Baptised 12th September 1544.

On 28th January 1566, he married Alice Ruddlesden.

Children:

  1. Alicia [bapt 1567]
  2. Gracia [bapt 1568]
  3. Ambrose [bapt 1570]
  4. Jonas
  5. Richard [bapt 1577]
  6. Nicholas [bapt 1581]
  7. John [bapt 1585]

Appleyard, Richard
[1596-1675] Of Halifax.

Son of Jonas Appleyard.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Joshua [bapt 1637]
  2. Jonas [bapt 1642-1675] of Bingley
  3. Richard [1643-1708] of Rishworth, who married and died at Bingley
  4. Susan [bapt 1644] who married Joshua Brook

Appleyard, Richard
[1837-1873] Dyer of West Vale.

He moved to the USA.

He died at Lowell, Massachusetts

Appleyard, S.
[18??-19??] Recorded in 1901 & 1922, when he had a steam laundry at Lightcliffe

Appleyard, Samuel
[1???-1???] A member of the Appleyard family of Wainstalls.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Joshua
  2. William
  3. John

The family lived at Shaw Booth, Warley

Appleyard, Samuel
[15??-16??] Built Upper Westercroft, Northowram

Appleyard, Samuel
[1573-1???] Of Hipperholme.

Son of John Appleyard.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. William
  2. Grace [bapt 1597]
  3. Lea [1599-1600]

Appleyard, Samuel
[16??-16??] Leased Wynteredge Hall, Hipperholme for a period of 21 years [from 1654]

Appleyard, Samuel
[1666-1730] Of Shelf.

Son of John Appleyard.

He was heir to his aunt, Susanna Crowther.

On 21st July 1689, he married (1) Martha Hollings [1665-1716].

Children:

  1. Mary [b 1691]
  2. William [1692-1719]
  3. John [1694-1742]
  4. Susan [1701-1710]
  5. Samuel [1706-1791] who married [25th Feb 1732] Martha Oddy [16??-1742]
  6. Joseph [1708-1751]
  7. Susan [1711-1730]

Martha died in 1716.

In August 1718, he married (2) Ellen Barraclough.

He died intestate in London [1730].


Question: In June 1703, a Samuel Appleyard, late of Shelf surrendered himself to the Commissioners of Bankruptcies. Could this be he?

 

Appleyard, Samuel
[17??-1???] He was Constable of Northowram [1773-5]

Appleyard, Samuel
[17??-17??] He was Constable of Northowram [1743]

Appleyard, Samuel
[1744-1809]

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Grace [1773-1845] who married Jonathan Bracken

Appleyard, Samuel
[1760-1835] The announcement of his death describes him as
of High Sunderland, near Halifax

Appleyard, Samuel
[1830-1905] Born in Northowram.

He was a wool sorter [1853] / landlord of the Prince of Wales Hotel Gibbet Street [1887, 1891, 1901].

On 29th March 1853, he married Emma Scott [1842-1886] in Halifax.


Emma was born in Northowram
 

Children:

  1. Arthur
  2. Mary Ann [1856-1947] who married John William Laycock
  3. Scott [1864-1898] who never married and worked as Assistant Hotel Manager with his father at The Prince of Wales [1891]
  4. John [1866-1904] who was a veterinary surgeon and never married

The children were born in Halifax.

Emma died 26th October 1886 (aged 74).

Samuel died 29th December 1905 (aged 75).

After his death, his daughter-in-law Annie Appleyard took over at the Prince of Wales.

Members of the family were buried at St Paul's Church, King Cross: Emma [29th October 1886]

Appleyard, Samuel
[1831-1873] He was a labourer, working for Pickering & Yardley.

He married Unknown.

They had no children.

They lived at Clifton Common.

On 6th September 1873, he died after being caught in the shaft of a charcoal-grinding machine at the works.

He was last seen alive by Charles Wood, the engine tenter, soon after 9:00 am.

At 9:30 am, Wood heard a strange noise, and looking into the room where Samuel was working, saw that his body was tangled in the machinery and being whirled round.

Samuel's head, legs and arms were greatly injured.

At the Inquest, it was thought likely that Samuel was passing under the shaft, when a projecting key caught his smock and he became tangled in the machine

Appleyard, Squire
[18??-1???] He was a laundry proprietor living in Lightcliffe [1888, 1889].

He married Jane Hannah.

Children:

  1. Jessie [bapt 15th January 1888]
  2. Frank [bapt 22nd December 1889]

They lived at Hoyle House, Lightcliffe [1888].

See Squire Aspinall

Appleyard, Susanna
[1639-1717] Daughter of William Appleyard.

She married Joseph Crowther.

She survived her husband and left much of the estate to Joseph Wood, her executor – and probably a relative. Wood died 27 hours after she died.

She & her husband were buried at Halifax Parish Church.

See Samuel Appleyard

Appleyard, Thomas
[1815-1881] Son of Mary Binns & Wadsworth Appleyard.

Baptised at Illingworth Church [10th September 1815].

He was silk dresser.

On 24th November 1844, he married Betty Firth [1820-1898] in Almondbury Parish Church.


Betty was the daughter of Hannah (née Shaw) & Thomas Firth, farmer
 

Children:

  1. Hannah [1845-1868]
  2. Alison
  3. David
  4. Jane Elizabeth [1852-1870]

Appleyard, Walter
[18??-19??]

In [Q3] 1903, he married Sarah Jane Cocker in Halifax.


Sarah Jane was the daughter of
James Cocker
 

Sarah Jane died 17th April 1933 (aged 82).

She was buried at St Anne's Church, Southowram with her parents

Appleyard, Walter
[1830-1872] Son of John Appleyard.

Born in Shelf.

He was a stuff presser [1851] / landlord of the Angel, Halifax [1864, 1871].

In 1850, he married Hephzibah Hanson at Coley Church.

They had no children.

The family lived at

  • Booth Town, Northowram [1851]
  • 7 Lee Bridge, Halifax [1871]

Walter died at the Angel [8th March 1872].

He was buried at St Paul's Church, King Cross [13th March 1872].

After his death, Hephzibah took over at the Angel [1874], & married William Whitworth [1880]

Appleyard, Walter
[1853-1910] Born in Southowram.

He was a carpet weaver [1891] / a grocer / shopkeeper (own account) [1901].

In [Q3] 1885, he married Elizabeth Ann Dewhirst [1857-1899] in Halifax.

Children:

  1. Edgar [b 1890]
  2. Mary [1887-5th February 1893]

The family lived at 24 Bank Bottom, Halifax [1891, 1901].

Living with them [in 1891] was widowed mother-in-law Elizabeth Dewhirst [b 1814] (grocer).

Elizabeth Ann died 10th February 1899 (aged 42).

Walter died 9th November 1910 (aged 57).

Members of the family were buried at St Anne's Church, Southowram [Grave Ref: R-B18]

Appleyard, Wilfred Firth
[1882-1916] Son of Alison Appleyard.

Born in Ripponden [19th November 1882].

He was a member of Kingston Liberal Club, Halifax / a tailor & cutter dealer / a tailor [1901] / a manager for Mr Smith, hosier of King Cross.

On 24th September 1908, he married Maria Milner [1882-1961] at St Augustine's Church, Pellon.


Maria was born in Halifax
 

Children:

  1. Marian [b 26th February 1911]

The family lived at

  • 13 Plum Street, Halifax [1911]
  • 46 Emscote Street, Halifax [1916]

During World War I, he enlisted [November 1915], and served as a Private with the 11th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own).

He was sent to France [August 1916].

He was killed in action on his way to the dressing station [7th October 1916].

He is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial, France [Grave Ref 2A, 2C & 2D], on the Roll of Honour at King Cross Methodist New Connexion Chapel, and in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

Appleyard, William
[1594-16??] Son of Samuel Appleyard.

He married Susanna [15??-1672].

Children:

  1. William who died young
  2. John
  3. Samuel who joined the army in Scotland [dead before 11th June 1672]
  4. Susanna
  5. Margaret who married 3 times

Appleyard, William
[17??-18??]

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. John
  2. James

Recorded on 5th November 1826, when his will left the White Swan, Hebden Bridge with land and outbuildings to his son John.

The will also mentions other property including Raw Royds, Wadsworth, Magson House, Luddendenfoot, Grey Stones, Warley, Hoyle Green House, Warley, Smithy Croft, Warley, and Horse Hay, Wadsworth Some of the property went to his son James

Appleyard, William
[1768-1829] Son of John Appleyard.

He was an inn keeper & yeoman.

On 23rd December 1790, he married Mary Howarth [1770-1816] at Heptonstall Church.

Children:

  1. Sarah (Sally) [1791-1877]
  2. Mary [1794-1833]
  3. John
  4. William
  5. Betty [1802-1824] who married John Cousin
  6. James
  7. Ann [1809-1884] who never married
  8. Grace [1811-1846]
  9. Henry

Mary died in 1816.

William died in 1829.

Probate records show that he left an estate valued at £700.

In 1841, the children – then in their 30s, 40s and 50s – were living at New Road, Hebden Bridge. Mary Elizabeth Cousin was living with them.

In 1851 and 1861, Sarah, John and Ann – listed as Landed Proprietors – were living at 25 New Road, Hebden Bridge.

In 1881, Ann and her niece Mary Elizabeth Cousin were living at Holme House, Hebden Bridge. Ann died at Holme House, Hebden Bridge [31st December 1884]. She was the last surviving daughter

Appleyard, William
[1782-1864] Son of Mr Appleyard.

Born in Halifax.

He was a weaver in Warley [1802] / a worsted manufacturer [1841] / a worsted manufacturer employing 73 men, 67 women, 59 boys, 70 girls [1851] / a worsted manufacturer employing 16 men, 44 boys, 30 women, 64 girls [1861] / a worsted stuff manufacturer [1864].

In 1821, he bought Upper Mill, Wainstalls from Jonas Tillotson and established William Appleyard & Son.

On 3rd October 1802, he married Sarah Patchett at Halifax Parish Church.


Sarah, of Warley was the daughter of Ambrose Patchett
 

Children:

  1. John [b 1803] who was baptised at Ovenden Mixenden Independent [1803]
  2. Benjamin [1806-1861] who was baptised at Ovenden Mixenden Independent [1806] and died in Buenos Aires
  3. Joshua
  4. Jonathan
  5. Mary [b 1814] who was baptised at Luddenden Church [1814] & married Richard Aked
  6. Ann [1816-1896] who was baptised at Luddenden Church [1816], married Mr Field, was widowed [by 1851], and (possibly) married Richard Aked

The family lived at

Living with them [in 1861] were grandsons George Appleyard and Gerbacio Protacio Appleyard.

He died 14th January 1864.

Probate records show that he left effects valued at under £40,000. His will was proved by his executors: son Joshua and Richard Aked of Wainstalls (worsted manufacturer).

See Cold Edge Dam Company

Appleyard, William
[18??-18??] Photographer, bookseller and newsagent with premises at 8 Commercial Street and Bradford Road, Brighouse [1868, 1874]

Appleyard, William
[18??-18??] Farmer and wheelwright.

He lived at Laverock Hall, Brighouse [1841, 1845]

Appleyard, William
[1800-1871] Son of William Appleyard.

In 1853, he married Anne Turner.


Anne was the daughter of John Turner
 

They had no children.

They lived at Magson House, Luddendenfoot [1861].

William died at Magson House [25th May 1871].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at under £8,000.

The will was proved by his brother James, sister Ann, and nephew John Appleyard of White Lee, Mytholmroyd (medical student).

His estates were granted to his brother, James [1871]

Appleyard, Dr William
[1880-1961] Of Bradford.

Son of John Appleyard.

In 1903, their father devised the Magson House Estates, Luddendenfoot to William and his brother James.

In 1908, he and his brother, John, inherited the Magson House estates from their brother James [1908].

In 1909, he married (1) Lilian Alice (Lilla) Hucklesby in Hackney, London. Children:

  1. John who died at the age of 18
  2. Betty [b 1911]
  3. Patricia – who married Robert Clough, a Bradford millowner

In 1937, he married (2) Marjorie R. Hucklesby in Edmonton, London. Children:

  1. John
  2. Breedge

Appleyard, William Bennett
[1826-1904] Son of John Appleyard.

He was a crabber (stuff dyeing) [1851].

In [Q1] 1853, he married (1) Elizabeth McIven [1829-1870] in Halifax.

Children:

  1. John [1853-1882]

Elizabeth died 22nd June 1870 (aged 41).

He married (2) Emma [1849-1887].

Emma died 31st March 1887 (aged 38).

Bennett died 22nd September 1904 (aged 78).

Members of the family were buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot Number 2580]

Appleyard, Willie
[1861-1926] Son of John Appleyard.

He was a part-timer / worsted spinner [1871] / a warehouseman [1881] / a warehouseman worsted [1891] / a cotton doubler's clerk [1901] / a cotton clerk (small grocery business – own account) [1911].

In [Q4] 1888, he married Miriam Oldfield [1860-1947] in Halifax.


Miriam was born in Shipley.

She was a dressmaker [1891], a grocer & draper (own account) [1901], a grocer [1911]

 

They had no children.

They lived at

  • 7 Ruby Street, Halifax [1891]
  • 13-15 Earl Street, Halifax [1901, 1911]
  • 16 Dover Street, Halifax [1911]

Willie died 12th January 1926 (aged 65).

Miriam died 10th June 1947 (aged 87).

Members of the family were buried at St Anne's Church, Southowram [Grave Ref: R-D11] with Willie's sisters Esther & Sarah Ann

 

The Appleyard family of Wainstalls
They were at Shaw Booth, Warley.

The family were to become important in the industrial life of Wainstalls from 1821 when William Appleyard bought property there from Jonas Tillotson.

In 1898, they sold their mills and all other property in Wainstalls.

See The Calvert family and Wainstalls House

Appleyard surname

The Surname is discussed in the book Halifax & District Surnames by George Redmonds.

There are over 70 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Appleyard, as discussed in this SideTrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Appleyard:


Baptism 1819; Marriage 1914; Deaths 1899, 1907
 



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