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Eastwood, MissRef 126-203
[1???-1968] She lived at Toothill Grange, Rastrick and owned much land in the area around Healey Wood and Lyndhurst Road.

She sold the land. The Grange was demolished and she moved into a bungalow on Lyndhurst Grove Road, Rastrick. Houses were built on the land. After her death, most of her estate was left to her solicitor

Eastwood, MrRef 126-5510
[18??-1???] Recorded in 1860, when he was bandmaster of a band for the Workhouses in Halifax.

The Band played to the inmates and staff


Question: Does anyone know anything about Mr Eastwood or the Band?

 

Eastwood, MrRef 126-26
[18??-18??]

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. John
  2. Ann [1846-1877] who had an illegitimate daughter Mary Hannah Eastwood

Eastwood, MissRef 126-608
[18??-18??] A clothes dealer at Swine Market, Halifax.

On 10th May 1858, Samuel Walker, a lad from Liverpool, was charged with stealing a black cloth coat from Miss Eastwood, Detective Officer Tempest had met Walker in Cripplegate with a coat hanging on his arm. Not liking the look of the lad, he took him to Halifax Police Station where Miss Eastwood had just reported the robbery. She was in an upper room at the shop and, through an opening in the flooring, she had seen him take the coat

Eastwood, Abraham GreenwoodRef 126-234
[1823-1911] Son of Thomas Eastwood.

Born 24th October 1823.

He was Solicitor at Market Place, Todmorden / Attorney-at-law [1865] / Commissioner for administering oaths in chancery / Registrar of the county court / Clerk to the Todmorden magistrates [for 62 years].

In October 1850, he was appointed a Perpetual Commissioner for taking acknowledgements of deeds executed by married women.

From 1857, Dan Sutcliffe worked in his office. After the death of his brother, William, he took over the business of Eastwood & Sutcliffe.

He was Vice-president of Todmorden Cricket Club / Master of the Harmony Lodge of Freemasons / a member of Todmorden Harriers / a follower of Todmorden Hounds / a good shot and lost the sight in his left eye due to a shooting accident.

He never married.

He lived at Stoney Royd, Todmorden [1865, 1911].

He died at Stoney Royd [23rd April 1911].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £158,733 12/8d. Probate was granted to Dan Sutcliffe and his niece Edith, widow of John Greenwood.

In his will, he left £1,000 to endow a bed in the Children's Ward at the Royal Halifax Infirmary, and £500 to the vicar and churchwardens of All Saints' Church, Harley Wood for expenses at the church.

See Martin Manley

Eastwood, AlbertRef 126-60
[1849-1???] Born in Halifax.

He was a contractor mason [1881].

He married Eliza Ann Oates.


Eliza Ann was the daughter of
James Holroyd Oates
 

Children:

  1. James Holroyd (Eastwood) [b 1875]
  2. Arthur [b 1877]
  3. Nelly [b 1881]

The family lived at Little Binns, Southowram (with Eliza Ann's parents) [1881]

Eastwood, AlbertRef 126-573
[1852-1914] Born in Halifax.

He was a worsted spinner (employer) [1911] / at Craven Edge Mills, Halifax / partner in Chambers & Eastwood / trading on his own account as Albert Eastwood & Company / director of several companies including the Halifax Permanent Benefit Building Society / a member of St Augustine's Church, Pellon.

In 1881, he married Sarah Ellen Priestley.


Sarah Ellen was the daughter of Solomon Priestley
 

Children:

  1. Marion [1883-1971] who married Alfred Watkinson
  2. James [b 1885] who was a worsted spinner (employer) [1911]

The family lived at Elm Grange, Halifax [1911, 1914].

Albert died 12th May 1914 (aged 62).

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £33,004 2/10d.

Probate was granted to his widow Sarah Ellen, daughter Marion, and John Whitaker Priestley.

He was buried at St George's Church, Lee Mount [531 532].

After Albert's death, Sarah Ellen married Samuel Watkinson


Samuel was the father of her son-in-law Alfred
 

Eastwood, AlbertRef 126-34
[1867-1936] Son of John Eastwood.

He was a worsted factory operative [1881] / a worsted spinner [1922].

He lived at Marshall Hall, Elland [1911, 1936].

Living with him [in 1911] were brother Charles and aunt Mary Eastwood [b 1834].

He died in Elland [10th May 1936].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £116,768 13/11d.

Probate was granted to brother Charles, Ellen Mary Eastwood (spinster), and Arnold Mellor (solicitor) 

Eastwood, AlbertRef 126-44
[1899-1918] Son of George Henry Eastwood.

Born in Barkisland.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 2nd Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment.

He died in Elland [21st March 1918] (aged 19).

He is remembered on the Pozières Memorial, France [Grave Ref 23 7 24], on the Memorial at Krumlin Wesleyan Sunday School, Barkisland, on Barkisland War Memorial, on the Memorial at Christ Church, Barkisland, and on the Memorial at Wall Nook Primitive Methodist Chapel

Eastwood, Albert EdwardRef 126-6020
[1876-1936] Son of Eli Eastwood.

Born in Midgley.

He was educated at Giggleswick Grammer School and Christ's College Cambridge.

He became a Solicitor and moved to Bolton

On 1st October 1907, he married Maud Lightfoot at Cross Stone Church.


Maud was the daughter of Canon John Lightfoot
 

Albert Edward died in Bolton

Eastwood, Albert HenryRef 126-28
[1883-1916] Son of Emily Helm Eastwood [1856-1918] of 67 Wharf Street, Sowerby Bridge [1911]. His mother lived at Sowerby Bridge sub-post office at 2 Wakefield Road, Sowerby Bridge [1916].

Born in Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia.

He was a member of Bolton Brow Wesleyan Methodist Chapel & Sunday School / a moulder at Pollit & Wigzell Limited, Sowerby Bridge / employed by Hatfield's of Sheffield.

During World War I, he enlisted about a month after War was declared, and served as a Private with the 2nd/4th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He died in Fargs Military Hospital, Amesbury, Wiltshire, after suffering from a severe attack of pneumonia [29th May 1916].

News of his death was brought to Mrs Helm by his sister, and his brother Private John Eastwood (who is on leave).

He was buried at Sowerby Bridge Cemetery [C U 345].

He is remembered on the Memorial at Bolton Brow Wesleyan Church

Eastwood, Albert SchofieldRef 126-12
[1896-1917] Son of Sarah Ann & Joseph Eastwood of 9 Bridge End Buildings, Shade, Todmorden.

Born in Walsden

During World War I, he served as a Lance Corporal with the 12th/13th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers.

He died in Elland [4th October 1917] (aged 21).

He is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium [Grave Ref 19-23 & 162], and in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Eastwood, AlfredRef 126-41
[1892-1918] Son of Mary Ellen & Eli Eastwood of 7 Wellgate, Greetland.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 2nd Battalion Bedfordshire Regiment.

He died in Elland [10th October 1918] (aged 26).

He was buried at the Karachi Cemetery [A/E A 21].

He is remembered on the Delhi Memorial (India Gate), India [Grave Ref 1]

Eastwood, BeaumontRef 126-583
[18??-19??] Of Huddersfield.

He married Blanche.

Children:

  1. Doris Beaumont

The family lived at

Eastwood, CharlesRef 126-572
[1???-1873] He lived at Grove House, Greetland.

He was killed in a railway accident when 2 trains collided between Dewsbury and Wakefield on 7th November 1873.

E. Eastwood of Grove House, and Thomas Heaton of Greetland were injured

Eastwood, CharlesRef 126-35
[1882-1961] Son of John Eastwood.

He was a mill manager [1911] / a worsted spinner [1936].

He lived at

He died in Elland [1st February 1961].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £54,075 5/3d.

Probate was granted to Kathleen Mary Eastwood (spinster)  and Arnold Mellor (solicitor) 

Eastwood, Charles H.Ref 126-520
[18??-18??] Pianoforte maker at 19 Cow Green, Halifax [1874]

Eastwood, Charles WilliamRef 126-19
[1844-1930] Born in Stainland.

He was poultry and pigeon dealer [1891].

In [Q2] 1866, he married Alice Ann Rhodes [1848-1895] in Halifax.


Alice Ann, was born in Greetland, the daughter of Joseph Rhodes of Brow Bridge, woolstapler
 

Children:

  1. Geraldine Louisa [1868-1897] who married Herbert Whiteley
  2. Charles H. [b 1873] who was a plumber [1900]
  3. Fred Rhodes [b 1875]
  4. Alice M. E. [b 1883]
  5. Florence May [b 1888]

The family lived at Howcroft Head, Greetland [1891].

Charles died in Todmorden [8th February 1930] (aged 87).

Alice Ann died in Greetland [18th October 1895] (aged 47).

The couple were buried at St Thomas's Church, Greetland

Eastwood, CliffordRef 126-49
[1897-1915] He lived at Stod Fold, Mixenden.

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

He was killed by gunshot at Ypres [31st October 1915] (aged 18).

He was buried at Talana Farm Cemetery, Belgium [Grave Ref III D 2].

He is remembered in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

Eastwood, DanielRef 126-363
[18??-19??] Partner in Eastwood Brothers.

He lived at Birchfield Villas, Hebden Bridge [1905]

Eastwood, DanielRef 126-96
[1854-1940] Born in Wadsworth. Poet and historian. He wrote mainly religious poems. He was a member of the Calder Valley Poets. He was a friend of Robert Suthers

Eastwood, Doris BeaumontRef 126-584
[1882-19??] Daughter of Beaumont Eastwood.

She lived at Toothill Grove, Rastrick

Eastwood, E. A.Ref 126-68
[1???-19??]

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Leslie John

The family lived at The Glen, Todmorden

Eastwood, EdwinRef 126-335
[1826-1858] Son of Thomas Eastwood.

Like his brothers, he went into law.

In [Q2] 1850, he married Martha Robinson in Todmorden.


Martha was the daughter of William Robinson
 

Eastwood, EliRef 126-58
[1830-1913] Born in Stainland.

He was a woollen spinner [1861] / a woollen spinner (out of employment) [1871] / a woollen spinner [1881] / a farmer [1891].

He never married.

He lived at

  • Beech Street, Stainland-with Old Lindley [1871]
  • Stainland [1881]
  • Beech Street, Stainland-with Old Lindley [1891]

In 1871, he was a neighbour of William Walter Eastwood (relation unknown).

Living with him were:

  • his unmarried sister Frances Eastwood (born 1839) [1861, 1871, 1881, 1891]
  • his unmarried sister Hannah Maria Eastwood (born 1837) [1861]
  • his unmarried sister Eliza Eastwood (born 1842) [1861]
  • his nephew Matthew Eastwood [1861, 1871, 1881]
  • his niece Amanda Eastwood (born 1859) [1861, 1871]

In 1891, he was living next door to his nephew Matthew Eastwood.

Frances died 29th January 1895 (aged 56).

Eli died 25th March 1913 (aged 83).

They were buried at Providence Congregational Church, Stainland with Matthew Eastwood

Eastwood, Eli OgdenRef 126-562
[1839-1892] He was a company director of Pepper Hill, Luddenden / a master worsted spinner manufacturer [1871] / a worsted spinner [1881].

On 19th May 1869, he married Hannah Maria Sutcliffe [1846-1879] at St Mary's Church.

Children:

  1. Emily [b 1870]
  2. Annie [1872-1927] who married John Ormerod Sager
  3. Albert Edward

They lived at

  • Turn Lee House, Midgley [1871]
  • Turn Lee Cottages, Midgley [1881]

He collapsed and died at Hebden Bridge Railway Station [1892]

Eastwood, EstherRef 126-774
[1808-1885] Daughter of Joseph Eastwood.

Born 17th April 1808.

On 17th March 1856, she married (1) John Frobisher at Halifax Parish Church.

She was landlady at the Upper George, Rastrick [1853].

In February 1856, she and J. Eastwood of Rastrick were shown as

common brewers, innkeepers and farmers

when their partnership was dissolved

John died 22nd March 1868.

In 1871, she was living at 16 Stead Street, Halifax, with her brother Joe.

In October 1880, she married (2) David Brooksbank.

She died 20th June 1885.

She was buried at Rastrick Church with her sister Sarah and husband David

Eastwood, FredRef 126-40
[1891-1917] Son of Thomas Eastwood.

Born in Northowram [17th February 1891].

He was a member of Alma Street Spiritual Church, Halifax / a road maker with Halifax Corporation Highways Department [1914].

On 19th December 1914, he married Clara Scratcherd at Halifax Parish Church.


Clara was born in Halifax, the daughter of Thomas Scratcherd
 

They lived at 50 Woodside Road, Boothtown [1917].

They had no children.

During World War I, he enlisted [July 1915], and served as a Private with the 2nd R.M. Battalion R.N. Div. Royal Marine Light Infantry.

He fought in the Dardanelles. He was invalided home with trench feet.

He was killed in action in Elland [26th October 1917] (aged 26).

His photograph appears with a report of his death in the Halifax Courier [1st December 1917].

He is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium [Grave Ref 1 & 162A], and in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance.

His brother-in-law Edgar Scratcherd also died in the War.

On 29th March 1919, Clara married (2) Edward Walford [1892-1967] from Ripon, at All Souls' Church, Halifax

Eastwood, FredRef 126-355
[18??-19??] He was a professor of music, pianoforte dealer and music seller at 3 Catherine Street, Elland [1905]. His wife was a milliner and a feather curler and cleaner at the same address

Eastwood, FredRef 126-366
[18??-19??] Partner in Eastwood Brothers.

He lived at Eiffel Street, Hebden Bridge [1905]

Eastwood, Frederick WilliamRef 126-46
[1864-1928] Son of William Eastwood.

Born in Soyland.

He was an apprentice clog & show maker [1881] / a boot maker & dealer [1911].

On 16th February 1887, he married Emily Jane Dugdale at Halifax Parish Church.


Emily Jane was the daughter of James Dugdale
 

Children:

  1. Elizabeth Ann [b 1888] who was a telephone operator [1900]

They lived at

  • 4 Bridge Terrace, Ripponden [1911, 1928]
  • Woodleigh, Kebroyd [1945]

Frederick William died 23rd February 1928.

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £39.

Probate was granted to his widow Emily Jane.

Emily Jane died 4th February 1945.

Probate records show that she left effects valued at £2,312 12/8d.

Probate was granted to Elizabeth Ann Whiteley (wife of Harold Whiteley

Eastwood, GamalielRef 126-39
[1860-1930]

He married Mary Eastwood


Mary was the daughter of
Joseph Smithies
 

Mary died 19th May 1905 (aged 44).

Gamaliel died 1st April 1930 (aged 60).

The couple are remembered at Mount Zion Methodist Chapel, Ogden

Eastwood, GeorgeRef 126-48
[1823-1905] Son of James Eastwood.

He married Mary [1823-1890].

Children:

  1. Emily [1863-1870]
  2. Arthur [18??-1904]

Mary died 5th December 1890 (aged 67).

George died 22nd July 1905 (aged 82).

Members of the family were buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot Number 2578]

Eastwood, George HenryRef 126-2
[1877-1931] Son of Henry Eastwood.

He was a farmer.

On 6th November 1898, he married Martha Ann Sykes at Elland Parish Church.


Martha Ann was born in Barkisland, the daughter of Benjamin Sykes
 

Children:

  1. Albert

The family lived at Gilbert Field, Wall Nook, Barkisland

George Henry died 18th June 1931.

Martha Ann died 10th February 1963.

They were buried at Christ Church, Barkisland [Grave Ref: 798]

Eastwood, George HenryRef 126-14
[1881-1914] Son of Richard Eastwood.

Born in Todmorden.

He was a weaver (cotton manufacturer) [1911].

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 1st Battalion Loyal North Lancashire Regiment.

He died in Elland [7th November 1914].

He is remembered on the Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium [Grave Ref 41 & 43], and in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Eastwood, George HodgsonRef 126-56
[1837-1889]

He married Sarah [1838-1875].

George Hodgson died 13th March 1889 (aged 52).

Sarah died 21st September 1875 (aged 37).

Members of the family were buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot Number 713]

Eastwood, George W.Ref 126-108
[18??-1971] Boxer known as Kid Eastwood. He trained at Kidman's Boxing Academy. He was the lightweight champion of Yorkshire.

In 191?, he joined the Grenadier Guards.

In 1916, he was injured and then reported missing at Passchendaele during World War I.

His name was carved on Brighouse War Memorial by mistake when it was presumed he had been killed in action. The name was subsequently scratched out when it was learned that he was, in fact, alive. On his return from the Front, he would take his friends to the war memorial and show them that he was, in fact, not dead.

He subsequently fought at the National Sporting Club in London, and was a timekeeper with the British Board of Boxing Control. In 1922, he retired from boxing.

With his son, Fred, he formed a singing and dancing act and they toured the variety halls in Britain.

He died at his home in Camm Street, Brighouse [October 1971]

Eastwood, Hannah NoraRef 126-7830
[18??-1???] In 1898, Joseph Kitchen was sentenced to 4 years' penal servitude for assaulting and attempting to drown Hannah Nora Eastwood at Todmorden. The 2 had been living together at Burnley, but she left him because of his violence, and went to live with her mother in Todmorden. He met her in the street and was again violent towards her and she took out a summons against him for assault. A week later, he met her on the canal bank and he pushed her into the water and held her head under. Two men came to her rescue

Eastwood, HaroldRef 126-17
[1???-19??] During World War II, he served with the Loyal Regiment.

He died in the conflict.

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Eastwood, HarryRef 126-29
[1880-1917] Son of Rowland Eastwood.

He was a member of the Mountain Institute / a Rechabite / a worsted spinner [1891] / a plasterer of Slack Field Cottage, Ovenden [1900] / slater & plasterer [1901] / a journeyman plasterer [1911] / employed by John Foster & Sons Limited at Black Dike Mills.

In [Q4] 1900, he married Sarah Illingworth at Halifax Parish Church.


Sarah, of Mountain, Queensbury, was the daughter of Enoch Illingworth
 

Children:

  1. Prudence [b 1903]
  2. Luther [b 1905]

The family lived at

  • 27 Mountain, Queensbury [with Sarah's parents 1901]
  • 41 Mountain Place, Queensbury [1911, 1917]

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 4th/5th Battalion Loyal North Lancashire Regiment.

He was reported missing and assumed to have died [26th October 1917]. This was confirmed in August 1918.

His photograph appears with reports of his story in the Halifax Courier [8th December 1917 & 24th August 1918].

He is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium [Grave Ref 102-104].

He is remembered on Queensbury War Memorial

Eastwood, Rev HarryRef 126-317
[1914-19??] He served at Wakefield, Liversedge and Cleckheaton before becoming Rector of Elland [1955-1963].

He later served at Middleton on the Wolds, at Holderness and at Goathland

Eastwood, HenryRef 126-24
[1846-1916] Born in Barkisland.

He was a farmer [1891].

On 14th August 1869, he married Betty Maria Ainley [1844-1905] at Elland Parish Church.


Betty Maria was born in Barkisland
 

Children:

  1. Ben [1870-1871]
  2. Mary Jane [b 1873] was a woollen weaver [1891]
  3. Sarah Hannah [b 1875] who was a woollen weaver [1891]
  4. George Henry
  5. Emma [b 1880]

The children were born in Barkisland.

The family lived at Crawstone Farm, Upper High Trees, Greetland [1891]

Henry died in Elland [15th October 1916].

Betty died at Crawstone Farm 12/6/1905.

Members of the family were buried at Christ Church, Barkisland [Grave Ref: 499]

Eastwood, HerbertRef 126-38
[1917-1942] Son of Minnie Eastwood of Boothtown, Halifax.

During World War II, he served as an Ordinary Telegraphist with the Royal Navy aboard HM Trawler Stella Capella.

He died in Elland [19th March 1942] (aged 25)  when his ship was torpedoed by a German Submarine and sank off Iceland, with the loss of all of her crew of 33.

He is remembered on the Plymouth Naval Memorial [Grave Ref 68 2]

Eastwood, J.Ref 126-172
[18??-19??] Grocer and draper at West Vale.

In November 1877, he went into liquidation

Eastwood, JamesRef 126-369
[17??-18??] Manufacturer at Lydgate Mill, Todmorden [1818]

Eastwood, JamesRef 126-47
[1798-1870] Of Halifax.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. George

James died 7th June 1870 (aged 72).

Members of the family were buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot Number 2578]

Eastwood, JamesRef 126-53
[18??-18??] He was landlord of the Punch Bowl, Salterhebble [1851]

Eastwood, JamesRef 126-52
[1813-1???] The 1851 census records that he was a British Subject.

He was inn keeper at an unnamed pub at Bank Bottom [1851].


Question: Does anyone know which inn this may have been?

 

In [Q1] 1848, he married Ann Patchett [1814-1???] in Halifax.


Ann was born in Halifax, (possibly) the daughter of William Patchett
 

Children:

  1. James Patchett (Eastwood) [b 1850]

Eastwood, JamesRef 126-5780
[1822-1???] Born in Stainland.

He was millwright and innkeeper at the Shears, West Vale [1861] / innkeeper at the Shears, West Vale [1864]

He married Elizabeth [1823-1???] from Rishworth.

Children:

  1. Ellen [b 1848]
  2. Elizabeth [b 1850]
  3. Charles [b 1852]
  4. John [b 1854]
  5. Alice [b 1857]

Eastwood, JamesRef 126-20
[1833-1???] Son of John Eastwood.

He married (1) Unknown.

In 1864, he married (2) Sarah Ellen Murgatroyd.


Sarah Ellen was the daughter of
Champion Murgatroyd
 

Children:

  1. Sarah Elizabeth who married Rev Fred Fisher Taylor

Eastwood, JamesRef 126-13
[1858-1924] Born in Todmorden.

He was a weaver [1882].

On 7th Dec 1882, he married Elizabeth Alice Whittaker [1859-1928] in Newchurch, Rossendale.


Elizabeth Alice was born in Rossendale
 

Children:

  1. John Whitaker
  2. Mary Alice [1891-1945] who never married

The family lived at Victoria Street, Todmorden [1911]

Eastwood, James BancroftRef 126-27
[1827-1892] He was a woolstapler [1878] / a partner in James Chambers Executors.

He lived at Hoyle Green, Warley [1878]

Eastwood, James Holroyd OatesRef 126-22
[1874-1946] Born in Halifax.

He was a veterinary surgeon (assistant) [1901].

On 23rd June 1898, he married Laura Rider [1871-1948] at St James's Church, Halifax.


Laura was born in Pudsey
 

Children:

  1. James Holroyd Oates

The family lived at 26 Johnson Street, Halifax [1901]

Eastwood, James Holroyd OatesRef 126-21
[1898-1918] Son of James Holroyd Oates Eastwood.

He worked for the Campbell Gas Engine Company Limited – although he is not mentioned on their memorial

He lived at 44 Hanson Lane, Halifax.

During World War I, he enlisted in Halifax, and served as a Private with the 1st/6th Battalion Notts & Derby (Sherwood Foresters) Regiment.

He was killed in action in Elland [26th April 1918].

He was buried at Fouquières Churchyard Extension, France [Grave Ref I 44].

He is remembered in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

Eastwood, James StanleyRef 126-42
[1897-1918] Son of Mary & James Eastwood of 16 Haigh Street, Greetland.

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

He died in Elland [29th April 1918] (aged 21).

He was buried at Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Belgium [Grave Ref XXVIII E 14A].

He is remembered on the Memorial at Clay House, Greetland, and on the Memorial at Saint Thomas's Church, Greetland

Eastwood, JoeRef 126-8410
[1811-1880] Son of Joseph Eastwood.

In February 1856, Esther Eastwood and J. Eastwood of Rastrick were shown as

common brewers, innkeepers and farmers

when their partnership was dissolved.

He was a manufacturing chemist [1871].

He lived at

  • 16 Stead Street, Halifax [with his sister Esther 1871]

Eastwood, JoeRef 126-649
[1866-1946] Born in Ovenden.

A carter and later a coachman.

In 1889, he married Betsy Sutcliffe.

Children:

  1. William [b 1890]
  2. Elizabeth Ann [b 1891]
  3. Emily [b 1893]
  4. Hindle [b 1896]
  5. Annie [b 1898]
  6. Florence [b 1899]

The family lived at

  • 6 Bridge Terrace, Warley [1891]
  • 84 Williamson Street, Halifax [1901, 1911]

Eastwood, JohnRef 126-663
[1???-16??] He (possibly) built Eastwood Old Hall. His name in inscribed on a datestone on cottages at Higher Eastwood

Eastwood, JohnRef 126-193
[1???-18??] Around 1840, he was a bobbin-maker at Warley

Eastwood, JohnRef 126-240
[1???-18??] He lived at Mill House, Luddenden.

He owned Pepper Hill Mill, Luddenden

Eastwood, JohnRef 126-519
[1???-19??] Aka Ginger.

Popular Stainland dustman. When he died, a gravestone was given by public subscription

Eastwood, JohnRef 126-9
[1747-1788] Son of Thomas Eastwood.

In 1767, he married (1) Mary Horsfall [1739-1772] of Underbank.

Children:

  1. Unknown

In 1774, he married (2) Mary Ormerod.

Children:

  1. Unknown

Eastwood, JohnRef 126-1730
[1785-1862] Son of William Eastwood.

He was a worsted manufacturer [1814] / a lieutenant of the Oldham Local Militia [1814] / a gentleman [1824] / independent [1841] / a landed proprietor [1851] / a land owner [1861] / a farmer of 60 acres [1861] / Deputy Lieutenant for the West Riding of the County of York [1861].

On 13th February 1810, he married Sally Shackleton [1788-1847] at Heptonstall Church.


Sally was the daughter of Robert Shackleton
 

Children:

  1. William Shackleton [1814-1816]
  2. John Greenwood [1815-1831]
  3. Robert Shackleton
  4. William Thomas [1820-1833]
  5. Sarah Shackleton [1823-1833]

The family lived at Eastwood House, Eastwood [1841, 1851, 1861].

He died at Eastwood [18th July 1862].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at under £8,000. Probate was granted to his brother Thomas.

Members of the family were buried at Heptonstall Church

Eastwood, JohnRef 126-7
[1792-18??]

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Thomas

Eastwood, JohnRef 126-515
[18??-18??] Postmaster at Luddendenfoot Post Office [1845]

Eastwood, JohnRef 126-364
[18??-19??] Partner in Eastwood Brothers.

He lived at Blenheim Street, Hebden Bridge [1905]

Eastwood, JohnRef 126-543
[18??-19??] In 1876, he established the Crown Brewery, Northowram.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Reuben

Eastwood, JohnRef 126-32
[1830-1906] Born in Cawthorne, Yorkshire.

He was a police constable [1861] / a gardener [1871] / a water inspector for the Local Board [1877] / Registrar at Elland Cemetery [from May 1877 until at least 1901].

On 12th September 1859, he married Ellen Whiteley [1840-1886] at Halifax Parish Church.


Ellen was born in Sowerby Bridge
 

Children:

  1. William Henry
  2. John Arthur [1867-1890] a worsted factory operative [1881]
  3. Albert
  4. Mary Hannah [1873-1956]
  5. Charles

The family lived at

  • 5 Timber Street, Elland [1861]
  • Huddersfield Road, Elland [1871, 1877]
  • Cemetery House, Cemetery Lane [1877-1901]
  • Marshall Hall, Elland [1906]

John died 2nd August 1906.

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £282 12/7d.

Administration was granted to son William Henry.

See Joseph Aspinall

Eastwood, JohnRef 126-8670
[1854-1906] Son of Mr Eastwood.

Born in Barkisland.

He was a mason's labourer & farmer [1891] / a quarryman [1897].

He owned a grave at St Luke's, Norland.

There had been several burials in the grave, and, in February 1901, he

got the idea that the burials fees which he had been called upon to pay were unreasonable

He went to the home of Jabez Whitaker – who had formerly been churchwarden at Norland – and demanded that 3 separate sums of 15/- be repaid. In the altercation, he struck Jabez on the chest and broke his watch guard.

Eastwood was fined 20/- plus costs at Halifax West Riding Court [23rd February 1901].

On 10th June 1881, he married Elizabeth Ann Law [1860-1926] at Elland Parish Church.

Children:

  1. William [b 1884] who was a woollen finisher [1901]
  2. John [b 1894]

The family lived at

  • Canal Road, Sowerby Bridge
  • Kingstone Royd Farm, Norland [1891]
  • Shay Cottage, Norland [1897]

Living with them [in 1891] was Mary Hannah Eastwood (listed as his daughter), she was in fact his niece.

John was buried at St Luke's Church, Norland [11th April 1906]

Eastwood, JohnRef 126-633
[1870-1???] In 1893, he married Alice Sutcliffe.


Alice was the daughter of
George Sutcliffe
 

Children:

  1. Doris [1893-1959] who married Harold Foster Clay
  2. Gladys [b 1895] who married Henry Summerskill
  3. Alice / Cissie [b 1897] who married Bill Watson

Eastwood, John EdwardRef 126-30
[1851-1865] He was a half-time worker at Firth's mill in Sowerby Bridge.

On 30th May 1865, he and Joseph Kirby were playing ball in the mill yard, when Kirby threw the ball and picked up a rake which he also threw. The rake caused a compound fracture of the skull from which Eastwood died [10th June 1865]

Eastwood, John LloydRef 126-33
[1892-1957] Son of William Henry Eastwood.

He was a worsted spinner at Marshall Hall Mills, Elland.

On 25th March 1918, he married Gladys Emlyn Ratcliffe [1889-1938] at Elland Parish Church.


Gladys was born in Sowerby Bridge
 

He died at Marshall Hall, Elland [8th December 1957] Probate records show that he left effects valued at £70,445 2/3d.

Probate was granted to the Midland Bank and Michael William Eastwood (company director).

See Horace Ratcliffe

Eastwood, John WhitakerRef 126-16
[1883-1916] Son of James Eastwood.

Born in Cross Stone.

He was a weaver [1911].

During World War I, he served as a Rifleman with the 2nd/8th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own).

He was killed in action in Elland [13th July 1917].

He was buried at Lagnicourt Hedge Cemetery, France [Grave Ref I A 20].

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Eastwood, John WilliamRef 126-319
[18??-19??] Of Bonegate Hall, Brighouse.

In 1935, he was a Director of Turner & Wainwright (1933) Limited

Eastwood, JonasRef 126-231
[17??-1???] Coiner of Erringden

Eastwood, JosephRef 126-8
[1760-1836] Son of Thomas Eastwood.

In 1782, he married (1) Sally Roberts [1762-1791] of Pendle Forest.

Children:

  1. Unknown

In 1791, he married (2) Sally Lister [1789-1834] of Erringden Park.

Children:

  1. Unknown

Eastwood, JosephRef 126-6470
[1766-1839] He was a clothier [2790].

On 23rd May 1790, he married Mary Rhodes [1768-1840] at Elland Parish Church.

Children:

  1. Sarah [1792-1873] who married David Brooksbank
  2. John [1794-1848]
  3. Esther who married David Brooksbank
  4. Joe

Eastwood, JosephRef 126-749
[1833-1???] Born in Kirkheaton.

He was police sergeant at Wadsworth [1881].

He married Elizabeth [1829-1???] from Dundee.

Children:

  1. Mary [b 1860]
  2. David [b 1863] who was a pupil-teacher [1881]
  3. Agnes [b 1865]
  4. Margaret [b 1872]

The family lived at Hope Street, Wadsworth [1811]

Eastwood, Joshua WilsonRef 126-10
[1859-19??] Son of John Eastwood, labourer.

Born in Norland.

He was a stoker of Sowerby Bridge [1884] / a railway stoker [1891] / a railway engine driver [1901, 1911].

In 1884, he married Martha Fishwick [1864-1???] at Elland Parish Church.


Martha was born in Sowerby Bridge, the daughter of David Fishwick, grocer [1884]
 

Children:

  1. Anne [b 1886] who was a carpet worker [1901]
  2. Jessie Hilda [b 1887] who was a worsted spinner [1901]
  3. Hilda [b 1890] who was a worsted coating mender [1911]
  4. Thomas

The family lived at

  • 53 Hollings Mill Lane, Sowerby Bridge [1891]
  • 12 Upper Fountain Street, Sowerby Bridge [1901]
  • 50 Lower Hollins, Sowerby Bridge [1911]

Eastwood, Leslie JohnRef 126-82
[19??-19??] Only son of E. A. Eastwood.

In [Q1] 1953, he married Dorothy Evadne Whelpton in North Walsham, Norfolk

Eastwood, LewisRef 126-50
[18??-1919] He served in World War I.

He died in Elland [21st February 1919].

He is remembered on the Memorial at Saint John the Evangelist, Warley

Eastwood, Miss LottieRef 126-278
[18??-19??] In 1903, she started as a pupil-teacher at Stubbings School, Hebden Bridge. She held the post until she retired in 1953

Eastwood, LukeRef 126-4
[1836-1908] Born in Rishworth.

He was a cotton factory worker [1858].

In 1858, he married Hannah Hollas in Halifax


Hannah was the daughter of
Ellis Hollas
 

Children:

  1. John [b 1859]
  2. Ann Elizabeth [b 1861]
  3. Mary Hannah [b 1864]
  4. Ada [b 1865]
  5. Emma [b 1867]
  6. Arthur [b 1871]
  7. Albert [b 1874]
  8. Hephzibah [b 1876]

Eastwood, Mary HannahRef 126-25
[1877-1897] Illegitimate daughter of Ann Eastwood, father unknown.

Born in Barkisland [30th September 1877].

Baptised in Ripponden [27th October 1877].

Ann died in 1877, and Mary Hannah lived with her grandmother.

At the age of 11, she began working in a silk mill, but, on medical advice, she went into domestic service in Halifax.

In 1891, she was living with her uncle John Eastwood and listed as his daughter.

In December 1896, she had mental problems, and in January 1897, she was admitted to the West Riding Asylum, Wakefield.

She died in the Asylum [24th May 1897] following an attack by another inmate Louisa Westerman – described as powerful & violent – who siezed [Mary Hannah] by the hair and threw her on the stone floor of the bathroom and kicked her savagely.

At the Coroner's Inquest, the Jury returned a verdict of wilful murder

She was buried at St Luke's Church, Norland [26th May 1897]

Eastwood, MatthewRef 126-57
[1857-1915] Born in Stainland.

In 1881, he was living with his uncle Eli Eastwood & his aunt Frances Eastwood.

Matthew was a mechanic (spinning machines) [1881] / a mechanic [1891] / a mechanic (engines) [1911].

Around 1887, he married Ellen [1858-1920].


Ellen was born in Stainland
 

Children:

  1. Ethel [b 1893]

The 1911 census shows that they had had 2 children of whom 1 was still alive at that time

They lived at

  • Beech Street, Stainland-with Old Lindley [1891, 1911]
In 1891, he was living next door to his uncle Eli Eastwood.

He died 25th June 1915 (aged 58).

Ellen died 6th March 1920 (aged 83).

The couple were buried at Providence Congregational Church, Stainland with Eli Eastwood & his sister Frances

Eastwood, Olive ElgoodRef 126-652
[1889-1910] A member of the Eastwood family of Toothill Grove, Rastrick.

In 1910, she had an accident, falling from her bicycle, which brought on bouts of depression. Later, she committed suicide in the summer house. Her ghost is said to haunt the house

Eastwood, PercyRef 126-51
[1892-1917] Son of Sarah Ann Eastwood and stepson of Fred Crowther of 2 Jammy Green, Illingworth.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 27th (Tyneside Irish) Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers.

He died in Elland [12th April 1917] (aged 25).

He was buried at Étaples Military Cemetery, France [Grave Ref XXII G 25].

He is remembered in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

Eastwood, ReubenRef 126-763
[1846-1887] Son of John Eastwood.

He was a brewer at his father's Crown Brewery, Northowram.

On 20th December 1887, he hanged himself in the hop chamber at the brewery

Eastwood, RichardRef 126-23
[1857-1931] Born in Todmorden.

He was a weaver (cotton manufacturer) [1911].

On 11th March 1878, he married Susannah Clifton [1856-1915] at Christ Church, Todmorden.


Sarah was born in Bicester, Oxfordshire
 

Children:

  1. child who died young [before 1911]
  2. child
  3. child
  4. George Henry
  5. Sarah Jane [b 1886] who was a weaver (cotton manufacturer) [1911]
  6. Hannah Charlotte [b 1889] who was a weaver (cotton manufacturer) [1911]
  7. Fred [b 1891] who was a weaver (cotton manufacturer) [1911]
  8. Clifton [b 1893] who was a baker [1911]
  9. Alice Maude [b 1896] who was a weaver (cotton manufacturer) [1911]

The family lived at 50 Sackville Street, Todmorden [1911]

Eastwood, RichardRef 126-748
[1876-1954] Son of William Eastwood.

Born in Halifax [18th July 1876].

In 1913, Richard took over from his father as landlord of the Friendly, Boothtown.

He was at the pub in 1930, when the old pub was demolished and he carried on the new pub which was built on the same site.

He left [2nd October 1935] when Arnold Saville took over.

On 21st May 1900, he married Clara Ellen Loney [1876-1961] in Halifax.


Clara was born in Halifax [2nd April 1876]
 

Children:

  1. Maud [1901-1902]
  2. Bessie Isabel [1903-1930]
  3. Ann [1904-1904]
  4. Elsie May [b 1905]

Richard died at 37 Claremount Road [19th April 1954].

Clara died in Halifax [3rd January 1961].

Richard & Clara were cremated.

The children () were buried at All Souls' Church, Halifax

Eastwood, RileyRef 126-36
[1860-1934] Son of William Eastwood.

Born in Warley.

He was landlord of the Withens Hotel, Wainstalls [1893-1908].

On 3rd November 1883, he married (1) Eunice Wood [1860-1921] at Halifax Parish Church.

In August 1933, he married (2) Clara Ellis in Halifax.

They lived at 5 Slippy Lane, Mixenden [1934].

Riley died 8th February 1934.

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £266 6/3d.

Administration was granted to his widow Clara

Eastwood, Robert ShackletonRef 126-513
[1817-1858] MA, JP.

Son of John Eastwood.

Baptised at Heptonstall Church [19 Oct 1817]. Nephew of Sally Eastwood.

He was educated at Caius College Cambridge [1838].

Barrister-at-Law. He was called to the Bar [1st May 1846]. Recorded in 1845 as of The Inner Temple, London.

He died at Eastwood [20th April 1858].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at under £4,000. Probate was granted to his father John.

He was buried at Heptonstall Church.

See Martin Manley

Eastwood, RowlandRef 126-55
[1855-1918] Son of Jonas Eastwood, weaver.

Born at Turnpike, Illingworth.

He was a warp dresser of Ovenden [1876] / a cotton & worsted twiner [1881] / a worsted warp twister [1891, 1901, 1911, 1917].

In 1876, he married Mary Ann Jowett [1858-19??] at Halifax Parish Church.


Mary Ann, of Ovenden, was born at Grey Shaw Syke, Ogden, the daughter of Joseph Jowett, joiner.

She had a son

  • Fred Jowett [b 1876] who was a machine oiler worsted [1891]

(father unknown) 

 

Children:

  1. Sarah Emma [b 1878] who was a worsted spinner [1891], a worsted twister [1901]
  2. Harry
  3. Hanson [b 1883]
  4. Mary Grace [b 1892] who was a worsted colour mixer [1911]

The family lived at

  • Illingworth Moor, Ovenden [1881]
  • Slackfield, Ovenden [1891]
  • Slack Field, Halifax [1901]
  • 2 Pundles, Bradshaw, Holmfield, Halifax [1911]

A Rowland Eastwood died in North Bierley [Q4 1918] (aged 62) 

Eastwood, SallyRef 126-561
[1789-1855] Daughter of William Eastwood.

She married Abraham Walton

In her will, Sally bequeathed the sum of £250 in trust and the interest to be used to buy bread which was to be distributed every Sunday morning after Divine Service amongst the poor of Stansfield who attend Divine Service at Cross Stone Church. This is recorded on a board at the Church.

Her nephew, Robert Shackleton Eastwood, dedicated a light in the east window of the Church to Sally

Eastwood, SamuelRef 126-3
[1843-1880] Born in Heptonstall [26th December 1843].

He was a worsted spinning manufacturer.

He married Ellen Gaukroger.


Ellen was the daughter of
Joseph Gaukroger
 

Children:

  1. Harriet Edith [1871-1951] who married Samuel Freeman

Samuel died in Luddenden [23rd January 1880]

Eastwood, Samuel NaylorRef 126-615
[1865-1902] Landlord of the Duke of York, Rastrick.

He was a football player

Eastwood, ThomasRef 126-6
[1725-1805] Son of John Eastwood.

He had a twining mill at Eastwood Cotton Mill, Stansfield [1805, 1810]. His family continued at the mill until the 1830s

The keystone of the barn at Eastwood Old Hall is inscribed TME 1767 for him.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. John
  2. Mary [1748-1827] who married [1766] Richard Horsfall [1744-1827] of Underbank
  3. Betty [1751-1???] who married [1771] Robert Sutcliffe [1750-1???] of Eastlee
  4. Thomas [1754-1775] who never married
  5. William
  6. Joseph
  7. Sally [1763-1826] who married Abraham Patchett

Eastwood, ThomasRef 126-6880
[1762-1841] He was a webster [1787] / of independent means [1841].

In 1787, he married Sarah Crossley.


Sarah was the daughter of William Crossley
 

Children:

  1. Mary
  2. Betty
  3. John
  4. William
  5. Grace
  6. James
  7. Sarah

The family lived at Union Street, Wadsworth [1841].

They were Baptists.

Members of the family were buried at Birchcliffe Baptist Church, Hebden Bridge

Their unmarried daughter Betty was buried with Thomas 3 days after his burial. The burial record states

daughter of Thomas and Sarah Eastwood, lived in Manchester and was on her way to her father's funeral but died before she could reach the station house to come by the railway

Their son John and his wife died young leaving 5 youngsters who were brought up by Thomas and Sarah

Eastwood, ThomasRef 126-334
[1783-1865] Of Eastwood.

Son of William Eastwood.

In the 1841 census, he is of Independent Means and, in later censuses, he also has a farm.

He married Sarah (Sally) Barker.

Children:

  1. Thomas
  2. William
  3. Abraham Greenwood
  4. Edwin
  5. Elizabeth who married William Sutcliffe
  6. Barker [1806-1844] who was a farmer [1841]
  7. Hannah [1809-1829]
  8. Mary Ann [1816-1834]
  9. John [1818-1839]
  10. Sarah [1821-1904] who married to John Sutcliffe

He died at Eastwood [12th December 1865].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at under £5,000.

His will was proved by his son Abraham Greenwood

Eastwood, ThomasRef 126-219
[18??-18??] Landlord of the Triangle, Sowerby [1861, 1864]

Eastwood, ThomasRef 126-43
[18??-19??] Born in Luddenden.

He was a belt maker [1884].

On 19th July 1884, he married Sarah Scratcherd [18??-19??] in Halifax.


Sarah was born in Southowram
 

Children:

  1. Mary Ann [b 1887]
  2. Richard [b 1889]
  3. Fred
  4. Willie [b 1894]
  5. Florence [b 1897]

The family lived at 28 Woodside View, Boothtown [1911]

Eastwood, ThomasRef 126-653
[18??-19??] Nurseryman and landscape gardener at Lane House, Luddenden [1896]

Eastwood, Dr ThomasRef 126-778
[1807-1837] Son of Thomas Eastwood of Eastwood, Todmorden.

Surgeon of Brighouse.

He married Elizabeth Manley Hitchen.


Elizabeth was the daughter of Isaac Hitchen
 

Children:

  1. William Manley [1835-1880]

Thomas died 9th March 1837 [aged 30]. Elizabeth died June 2nd 1852 [aged 42].

Members of the family were buried at St Martin's Church, Brighouse

Eastwood, ThomasRef 126-11
[1893-1915] Son of Joshua Eastwood.

He was secretary of the local Tent of Rechabites / a member of Tuel Lane United Methodist Free Chapel & School / an apprentice tin & metal plate worker with Mr A. H. Bottomley of Corporation Street [1911].

During World War I, he enlisted in September 1914, and served as a Private with the 1st/4th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He went to the Front in April 1915.

He died in Elland [16th October 1915] (aged 23), killed instantly when a large shell fell on the dug-out during a German bombardment.

His photograph appears with a report of his death in the Halifax Courier [23rd October 1915].

He was buried at Bard Cottage Cemetery, Belgium. [Grave Ref I F 21]

Eastwood, Thomas AsquithRef 126-54
[1795-1???] Illegitimate son of Grace Eastwood of Hipperholme.

Baptised at St John the Baptist, Coley [18th October 1795]

Eastwood, Thomas FrederickRef 126-18
[1877-19??] Son of William Eastwood, wholesale clothier (fustian).

He was a commercial traveller [1906].

He lived at 12 Birchfield Villas, Hebden Bridge [1906].

On 4th December 1906, he married Betsy Greenwood [1877-19??] at Birchcliffe Baptist Church, Hebden Bridge.


Betty, of 13 Market Street, Hebden Bridge, was the daughter of William Greenwood, bootmaker

She was a tailoress (fustian) [1906]

 

Eastwood, Thomas WilliamRef 126-337
[1843-1899] Son of William Eastwood.

He was a solicitor and may have worked for the family firm, Eastwood & Sutcliffe

Eastwood, W. H.Ref 126-198
[1???-1???] See Eastwood Doubling

Eastwood, W. H.Ref 126-655
[18??-19??] JP.

Elland Councillor.

See Victoria Baths, Elland

Eastwood, WilliamRef 126-15
[1???-1???] He married Mary Jackson


Mary was the daughter of
Peter Jackson
 

Children:

  1. Sarah who married William Barker

Eastwood, WilliamRef 126-321
[1???-18??] He was appointed Surveyor of the Highways for Warley [1835]

Eastwood, WilliamRef 126-560
[16??-1634] Of Swallowshaw Farm, Cross Stone.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Simeon
  2. Sara

In his will [proved 14th April 1634], he bequeathed his pews at Heptonstall Church and at Cross Stone Chapel to his son and daughter

Eastwood, WilliamRef 126-5500
[1757-1835] Son of Thomas Eastwood.

On 21st March 1782, he married Sally Greenwood at Heptonstall Church.

Children:

  1. Thomas
  2. John
  3. Sally
  4. William [1789-1810] who died after being hurt by a gun
  5. Mary [1792-1762] who married William Sutcliffe

Eastwood, WilliamRef 126-59
[1811-1847] Son of Thomas Eastwood.

Born 28th October 1811.

He became a solicitor. He was the first solicitor to open an office in Todmorden – see Eastwood & Sutcliffe. He was clerk to the Todmorden magistrates.

On 22nd February 1841, he married Margaret Ann Hitchen at Halifax Parish Church.


Margaret Ann was the daughter of Isaac Hitchen
 

Children:

  1. Thomas William
  2. Edith [1844-1929] who married John Greenwood
  3. Catherine [1846-1896] who never married

They lived at Stoney Royd, Todmorden.

He died 12th May 1847.

There is a marble tablet in his memory at Cross Stone Church

Multis ille bonis flebilis occidit

Eastwood, WilliamRef 126-37
[1834-1901] Born in Warley.

He was

a farmer of 20 acres [1881] / a farmer [1901]

On 24th May 1858, he married Elizabeth Riley [1837-1924] at Halifax Parish Church.

Children:

  1. Emily [b 1859] who was a worsted warper [1881]
  2. Riley
  3. Hollings [b 1862] who was a worsted spinner [1881]
  4. Joe [b 1864] who was a worsted spinner [1881], a coachman [1901]
  5. Fred [b 1869] who was a worsted spinner [1881]
  6. Mary Ann [b 1871] who was a worsted spinner [1881]
  7. John William [b 1873]
  8. Sam [b 1877] who was a teamster on farm [1901]

The children were born in Warley.

The family lived at Withens Head [1881, 1901].

William died 12th June 1901.

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £834 1/-.

Probate was granted to sons Riley and Joe

Eastwood, WilliamRef 126-45
[1838-1915] Of Kebroyd Bridge.

Born in Sowerby [20th October 1838].

He was a cloth fuller operator [1871, 1881].

In [Q2] 1862, he married Ann Bottomley [1839-1927] in Halifax.


Ann was born in Soyland [30th September 1839].

She was a dress maker [1871]

 

Children:

  1. Frederick William

The family lived at

  • Ripponden [1871]
  • Croft Cottages, Ripponden [1881]

Living with them [in 1881] was Ann's mother Elizabeth Bottomley [b 1811] (dress maker) 

William died 6th January 1915.

Ann died 9th April 1927.

The couple were buried at St Mary's Church, Cottonstones with James Dugdale & his wife

Eastwood, WilliamRef 126-747
[1839-1919] Born in Ovenden Wood.

He was a weaving overlooker [1860] / landlord of the Friendly, Boothtown [1881-1913].

On 6th April 1860, he married Sarah Jane Sharp [1841-1892] in Halifax.


Sarah was born in Halifax [27th February 1841]
 

Children:

  1. Henry [1863-1870]
  2. Clara [1869-1874]
  3. Benjamin [1870-1874]
  4. Richard
  5. Fanny [1880-1978]

Sarah died at the Friendly Inn [17th July 1892].

Son Richard took over at the pub [1913]

William died in Blackpool 8/3/1919.

The couple & other members of the family () were buried at All Souls' Church, Halifax

Eastwood, WilliamRef 126-610
[1853-1910] Of Greetland.

He was landlord of the Sun Inn, Lightcliffe [1901].

He married Zilpha Wilkinson [1853-1914] from Lindley.

Children:

  1. Joseph William [1878-1953] who worked as an innkeeper's assistant [1901]
  2. Louis [b 1891]

William died in Birmingham [1910].

In 1911, Zilpha and her sons were living at The Fish Tavern, Harborne, Birmingham, where Joseph William was the landlord.

Zilpha died in Kings Norton, Birmingham [1914]

Joseph William died in Birmingham [1953]

Eastwood, William HenryRef 126-31
[1860-1922] Son of John Eastwood.

Born in Elland.

He was a book keeper clerk [1881] / a book keeper [1884] / a worsted mill manager [1891] / a worsted spinner & mill manager [1892] / a worsted spinner [1901, 1906, 1911].

In 1890, he married Emma Bates [1868-1938] in Hayfield, Derbyshire


Emma was born in Glossop
 

Children:

  1. John Lloyd
  2. Ellen Royle [1897-1979]
  3. Fred [b 1901]

The family lived at

  • Ivy House, Eastgate, Elland [1891]
  • 122 Skircoat Road, Halifax [1901]
  • Fernside, Halifax [1911]
  • Oak Mount, Pellon [1922]

William Henry died 23rd May 1922.

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £169,162 13/10d.

Probate was granted to his widow Emma, son John Lloyd, and his brother Albert Eastwood

See John Smithies and Joseph Edward Smithies

Eastwood, William WalterRef 126-61
[1840-1???] Born in Stainland.

He was a cloth finisher [1871].

Around 1864, he married Elizabeth [1838-1???].


Elizabeth was born in Boston Spa, Yorkshire
 

Children:

  1. Sarah Hannah [b 1864]
  2. Emily [b 1866]
  3. John Thompson (Eastwood) [b 1867]
  4. Edith Eliza [b 1868]
  5. Edward [b 1870]

The family lived at

  • Beech Street, Stainland [1871]

In 1871, he was a neighbour of Eli Eastwood (relation unknown) 

Eastwood, WrightRef 126-5
[1854-1936] Born in Sowerby.

He was an engine driver (factory) [1901] / landlord of the Wharf, Brighouse [1915, 1917]

On 2nd October 1887, he married Margaret Smithies [1856-1927] at Halifax Parish Church.


Margaret was born in Denholme
 

Children:

  1. Elsie [b 1889] who married Joe Dutton
  2. Hilda [b 1896]

The family lived at 33 Friendly Fold Road, Ovenden [1901]

 

The Eastwood familyRef 126-420
Aka Eastwoode. Family who owned land and property in Hebden Bridge from the 13th to the 17th century.

They gave their name to the Eastwood district.

Their family seat was Eastwood Hall.

A branch of the family also owned the Mill House estate at Luddenden and Pepper Hill Mill, Luddenden.

Eastwood surnameRef 126-1
Richard de Estwode is recorded in 1275. May come from the Eastwood family of Eastwood, Hebden Bridge

There are over 110 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Eastwood, as discussed in this SideTrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Eastwood:


Baptism 1835; Marriages 1810, 1812, 1861, 1871, 1874, 1878, 1892, 1907, 1909, 1910, 1912, 1932; Deaths 1835, 1899, 1900; Deaths 1905, 1909, 1911
 



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