Bintcliffe ...



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Bintcliffe, ArthurRef 444-2406
[1870-1944] Son of James Bintcliffe.

In 1895, he married Mary Taylor [1871-1952] in Halifax.

Children:

  1. Clarence

Arthur died 15th September 1944 (aged 74).

Mary died 24th May 1952 (aged 80).

The couple were buried at Blackley Baptist Graveyard

Bintcliffe, CharlesRef 444-1574
[1892-1917] Son of Charles Edward Bintcliffe.

Born in Brighouse.

In [Q2] 1916, he married Gladys May Pickford in Leek, Staffordshire.

During World War I, he served as a Private with B Company 2nd Battalion Border Regiment.

He died 4th October 1917.

He is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium [Grave Ref 85 & 86].

In [Q3] 1919, Gladys May married Joseph Pickering in Stafford.

They lived at Leek, Staffordshire

Bintcliffe, Charles EdwardRef 444-711
[1861-1909]

He married Lily Priestley [1861-1908].

Children:

  1. Charles

They lived at 4 Cross Street, Brighouse

Bintcliffe, ClarenceRef 444-5200
[1908-1984] Son of Arthur Bintcliffe.

In 1940, he married Mildred Whiteley [1811-1872] in Calder District.

Children:

  1. unknown

Mildred died 29th September 1972 (aged 61).

Clarence died 19th March 1984 (aged 76).

The couple were buried at Blackley Baptist Graveyard

Bintcliffe, DanielRef 444-1866
[1850-1908] Son of John Bintcliffe.

Born 1st December 1850.

He was a cotton piecer [1861] / a mason in Stainland [1870] / a stone mason [1871, 1881] / a contractor [1891] / a stone mason [1891, 1901].

On 29th October 1870, he married Isabella Hoyle [1851-1904].


Isabella was born in Stainland, the daughter of George Hoyle, weaver
 

Children:

  1. Thomas Henry
  2. Merenna [1873-1895] who married Moses Goodwin
  3. Alice [b 1875]
  4. Bessie [1878-1895]
  5. George Edwin [b 1882] who was a quarry delver [1911]
  6. William
  7. Eddison [1886-20th October 1934] who was a scourer in woollen mill [1911], & was buried at Outlane Methodist Churchyard
  8. Alice Mary [b 1889] who was a housemaid [1911]
  9. John Herbert [b 1891] who was a woollen piecer [1911]
  10. Lizzie [b 1895] who was an inker & burler [1911]

In 23rd May 1895, daughters Merenna and Bessie were killed in the explosion at Beeston Mill, Stainland. Both women were buried at Outlane Methodist Churchyard with their parents.

The family lived at

  • Butler Villa, Stainland-with Old Lindley [1881]
  • Dean End, Stainland [1891, 1901, 1903, 1907, 1911]
  • Sowood Croft, Stainland [1911]

Living with the children [in 1911] was niece Minnie Goodwin [b  1894] (inker & burler).

Isabella died 23rd January 1904 (aged 52).

Daniel died 29th April 1908 (aged 56).

The couple were buried at Outlane Methodist Churchyard

Bintcliffe, DanielRef 444-1926
[1827-1870] Son of Daniel Bintcliffe.

Born 1st July 1827.

He was a delver in Stainland [1854].

On 2nd January 1854, he married Elizabeth Ramsden [1822-1???].


Elizabeth, of Stainland, was the daughter of Robert Ramsden, weaver
 

A Daniel Bintcliffe died in Halifax in 1870 (aged 42) 

Bintcliffe, DanielRef 444-2729
[1724-1786] He was born, lived and died in Stainland.

In 1747, he married (1) Hannah Dyson at Elland.

In 1753, he married (2) Rebecca Hanson at Heptonstall.

Children:

  1. James
  2. John

He was buried at Stainland Independent Church [23rd April 1786]

Bintcliffe, DanielRef 444-1925
[1788-19??] He was a woollen weaver [1841, 1861]

He married Sarah [1789-18??].

Children:

  1. Mary [b 1818]
  2. John [b 1821]
  3. Daniel
  4. Harriet [b 1829]

They lived at Jordan (Dean End) Stainland [1841, 1861].

Living with them [in 1861] were granddaughters Frances Bintcliffe [b 1844] & Eliza Bintcliffe [b 1856]

Bintcliffe, JamesRef 444-8003
[1848-1910] Of Broad Carr.

(Possibly) son of John Bintcliffe.

Born in Barkisland.

He was a cotton piecer [1861].

He married Sarah Ann Gee [1848-1910].

Children:

  1. Clara Ann [1868-7th June 1930]
  2. Arthur
  3. Walter [1872-1877]
  4. Louisa [1874-1949] who married Percy Heppenstall
  5. Fred [1876-19th December 1900]
  6. Harold [1877-1952] who married [1906] Caroline Rosanna Lambert [1878-19??]
  7. John William [1879-1966] who married [1910] Fanny Haytor Winchester
  8. Ethel [1883-3rd April 1955] who married [1908] Irvine Hanson [1882-1910]
  9. Alice [1885-1963] who was buried with her sister Louisa
  10. Maud Mary [1886-1961]
  11. Lottie [1890-27th October 1918]

James died 13th January 1910 (aged 62), and Sarah Ann died 2 days later [15th January 1910] (aged 62).

Members of the family were buried at Blackley Baptist Graveyard

Bintcliffe, JamesRef 444-751
[1762-1843] Son of Daniel Bintcliffe.

Joining at the age of 3, he was one of the first members of the Elland Methodist Society.

On 6th August 1781, he married Martha Smithies at Elland.

Children:

  1. James
  2. Rebecca [bapt 1785]
  3. Mary [bapt 1789]
  4. Sally [bapt 1792]
  5. Gershom

Bintcliffe, JohnRef 444-1867
[1818-1???] Born in Elland.

He was a stone delver [1851, 1861, 1871].

Around 1849, he married Mary A. [1821-1???].


Mary A. was born in Barkisland.

She was a fancy weaver [1851]

 

Children:

  1. James
  2. Sarah [b 1849] who was a cotton piecer [1861], a card room hand [1871]
  3. Daniel
  4. Wright
  5. John [b 1859] who was a cotton piecer [1871]
  6. Mary Ann [b 1861]
  7. Mary [b 1867]
  8. Reuben

They lived at

  • Jordan, Stainland (or Dean End) [1861]
  • Forest Hill, Stainland [1871]
  • Wall Nook, Greetland [1851]

Bintcliffe, John HenryRef 444-1261
[1893-1918] Son of Reuben Bintcliffe.

He was a member of Outlane Wesleyan Chapel & Sunday School / a member of the United Mutual Improvement Society & Wesleyan Institute / a woollen weaver [1911] / employed at C. & J. Hirst's Mills, Longwood.

During World War I, he served as a Private with C Company 2nd/7th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He died from septic poisoning in No.42 Casualty Clearing Station in France [18th February 1918] (aged 25).

His photograph appears with a report of his death in the Halifax Courier [9th March 1918].

He was buried at Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension, France [Grave Ref III C 23]

Bintcliffe, ReubenRef 444-1262
[1855-1903] Son of John Bintcliffe.

Born in Stainland.

He was a plasterer [1871, 1891] / a painter [1901].

In [Q2] 1880, he married Zillah Wadsworth [1857-1930] in Halifax.


Zillah was born in Rishworth
 

Children:

  1. Laura [1879-1900]
  2. Sarah Hannah [b 1880] who was a worsted twister [1901], a woollen burler [1911]
  3. Mary Ann [1882-1910] who was a worsted twister [1901]
  4. Emma [b 1886] who was a fancy burler [1901], a woollen weaver [1911]
  5. John Henry
  6. Ada May [b 1895] who was a woollen warper [1911]

They lived at

  • Forest Hill End, Sowood, Stainland [1881]
  • Longwood Slack, Longwood, Huddersfield [1891]
  • Green Gate Head, Sowood, Stainland [1901, 1911]

Reuben died in Halifax [Q1 1903] (aged 48).

Zillah died in Huddersfield [Q1 1930] (aged 73) 

Bintcliffe, ThomasRef 444-336
[1831-1886] Son of Hannah and Charles Bintcliffe of Lane Head, Lower Edge, Rastrick.

Born in Rastrick [9th December 1831].

He was one of the local favourite middle distance runners at Grantham Park, Rastrick.

He was involved in a two-mile race [August 1851] against Harry Brook for £20 a side at Hyde Park, Sheffield.

In July 1856, he beat John Tetlow of Collingwood, Lancashire at Grantham Park for £50 a side and the report in The Era newspaper said that over 1,000 spectators were in attendance.

He ran his last race in 1861 which seems to coincide with James Barratt leaving the Black Bull and the end of pedestrianism at Grantham Park.

He died at Rastrick [January 1886]

Bintcliffe, Thomas HenryRef 444-597
[1871-1921] Son of Daniel Bintcliffe.

Born in Stainland.

He was a cotton piecer [1881] / a stone mason [1901] / a stone mason (building contractor) [1911].

In [Q2] 1899, he married Elizabeth Taylor [1863-1938] in Halifax.


Elizabeth was born in Barkisland
 

Children:

  1. Annie [1900-1985] who married [1926] Vincent L. Hey
  2. Maud [1901-1980] who married [1927] John Helliwell
  3. Frank Taylor (Bintcliffe) [1907-5th February 1984]

They lived at

  • Sowood, Stainland-with Old Lindley [1901]
  • Sowood Green, Stainland [1911]

Thomas Henry died 28th July 1921 (aged 50).

Elizabeth died 18th November 1938 (aged 74).

Members of the family were buried at Providence Congregational Church, Stainland and at Blackley Baptist Graveyard

Bintcliffe, WalterRef 444-778
[1900-1967]

In [Q2] 1940, he married Vera Birkhead [1912-1967] in Calder District.

Walter died in Halifax [2nd July 1967] (aged 67).

Vera died in Halifax [26th September 1967] (aged 55).

The couple were buried at Blackley Baptist Graveyard

Bintcliffe, WilliamRef 444-1924
[1884-1960] Son of Daniel Bintcliffe.

Born 24th March 1884.

He was a minder [1911] / a chemical worker of Mold Green [1920].

On 25th September 1920, he married Edith Mitchell [1877-1947] at St Augustine's Church, Pellon.


Edith, of Ernest Street, Halifax, was the daughter of John Mitchell, cooper
 

They lived at

  • 16 Highfield Terrace, Halifax [1923]
  • Moor Hey, Stainland [1939]

An Edith Bintcliffe died in Huddersfield [Q1 1947] (aged 70).

William died in Calder District [Q4 1960] (aged 77) 

Bintcliffe, WrightRef 444-1868
[1857-1891] Son of John Bintcliffe.

He was a cotton piecer [1871] / a farmer [1891].

In [Q1] 1882, he married Elizabeth Lumb [1854-1???] in Halifax.

They lived at Wellington, Stainland-with Old Lindley [1891].

Wright died 21st August 1891 (aged 34) 

 

 

Bintcliffe surnameRef 444-1
Other forms of the surname include Bilcliffe, Biltcliffe, Bintliff and Bintliffe.

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout

The surname is believed to have originated around 1200 in Billa Cliff, or Belle Clive, a hamlet near Penistone.

Locally, the surname is found with many different local forms

  • Gershom Bintliff
  • James Bintliff of 49 Trafalgar Street, Halifax [1835]
  • Gresham Bincliffe of Salterhebble [1835]
  • Charles Bintcliff of Rastrick [1835]
  • Allen Biltcliffe of 46 Douglas Street, Halifax [1936]

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bintcliffe, as discussed in this SideTrack.


Unattached BMDs for Bintcliffe

Death 1907

 




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