Surnames



This SideTrack looks at some of the surnames which might be encountered by anyone researching the history of people in Calderdale.

Some of these surnames are more frequently encountered – and may even originate – in the Calderdale area. People with these local surnames are gathered together in separate SideTracks for each such surname.

A discussion of the details and sources about many of the surnames discussed here can be found in


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Aaron
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Aaron. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Abbot
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Abbot.

Abbott
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Abbott.

Unattached BMDs for Abbott:


Marriages 1887, 1914
 

Abel
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Abel.

Abercrombie
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Abercrombie.

Ackerley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ackerley.

Ackred
A variant of the surname Akroyd

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ackred.

Ackroyd
A variant of the surname Akroyd

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

There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ackroyd, as discussed in the Ackroyd Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Ackroyd:


Marriages 1884, 1900, 1905, 1906, 1907, 1908, 1915, 1930; Deaths 1895, 1897, 1898, 1900, 1906, 1907
 

Ackroyde
A variant of the surname Akroyd

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ackroyde.

Acland
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Acland.

Acrid
A variant of the surname Akroyd

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Acrid.

Acroyd
A variant of the surname Akroyd

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Acroyd.

Adam
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Adam.

Adams
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Adams.

Unattached BMDs for Adams:


Marriages 1810, 1912
 

Addison
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Addison.

Aikerod
A variant of the surname Akroyd

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Aikerod.

Aikeroide
A variant of the surname Akroyd

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Aikeroide.

Ainley
Other forms of the surname include Anelay and Aynley. Recorded in 1298

There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ainley, as discussed in the Ainley Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Ainley:


Baptism 1820; Marriages 1875, 1879, 1899, 1907, 1914; Deaths 1899, 1900
 

Ainsworth
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ainsworth.

Unattached BMDs for Ainsworth:


Marriage 1889
 

Airey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Airey.

Unattached BMDs for Airey:


Marriage 1907
 

Aked

George Redmonds writes that

the surname comes from the Cumberland place name Akehead.

By the late 1500s, there were Akeds in Bradford, and the name came, via Shelf, to Willow Hall and Kershaw House

John Aked was an early member of family locally.

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Aked, as discussed in the Aked Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Aked:


Marriages 1807, 1872; Deaths 1805, 1809, 1896
 

Akerod
A variant of the surname Akroyd

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Akerod.

Akeroyd
A variant of the surname Akroyd

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Akeroyd.

Unattached BMDs for Akeroyd:


Marriage 1808
 

Akers
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Akers.

Akred
A variant of the surname Akroyd

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Akred.

Akrode
A variant of the surname Akroyd

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Akrode.

Akroyd
Other forms of the surname include Ackred, Ackroyd, Ackroyde, Acroyd, Aikerod, Aikeroide, Akerod, Akeroyd, Akred, Akrode, Aykroyd, Aykroyde, Eacrod, Eakrod, Eckroyd, Ecroyd and Ekerode.

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

The name is recorded in 1381 and comes from the house Akroyd at Pecket Well.

There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Akroyd, as discussed in the Akroyd Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Akroyd:


Marriages 1807, 1867, 1872, 1879, 1904, 1907; Deaths 1900, 1907
 

Aldam
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Aldam.

Alderman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Alderman.

Alderson
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Alderson. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Alderson:


Marriage 1905
 

Alexander
There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Alexander, as discussed in the Alexander Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Alexander:


Death 1906
 

Allatt
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Allatt.

Allen
There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Allen, as discussed in the Allen Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Allen:


Marriages 1861, 1879, 1896, 1907, 1917; Deaths 1898, 1907
 

Allenson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Allenson.

Allinson
Another form of the surname is Allison

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Allinson.

Unattached BMDs for Allinson:


Death 1899
 

Allison
A variant of the surname Allinson

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Allison.

Allister
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Allister.

Allott
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Allott.

Almond
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Almond.

Unattached BMDs for Almond:


Marriage 1907
 

Ambler

Recorded in the 14th century.

The name may be derived from any of several possible sources:

The spelling Awmbler is also recorded, as in William Awmbler of Ambler Thorn

There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ambler, as discussed in the Ambler Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Ambler:


Marriages 1846, 1861, 1907, 1939; Death 1855
 

Anderson
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Anderson.

Unattached BMDs for Anderson:


Marriage 1907
 

Anderton
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Anderton.

Unattached BMDs for Anderton:


Marriages 1892, 1938; Death 1901
 

Andrew
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Andrew.

Andrews
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Andrews.

Unattached BMDs for Andrews:


Marriage 1810; Deaths 1899, 1907
 

Anelay
A variant of the surname Ainley

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Anelay.

Anker
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Anker.

Ansell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ansell.

Anthony
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Anthony.

Appleby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Appleby.

Unattached BMDs for Appleby:


Marriage 1933
 

Appleton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Appleton.

Unattached BMDs for Appleton:


Death 1865
 

Appleyard

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 the Appleyard Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Appleyard:


Baptism 1819; Marriage 1914; Deaths 1899, 1907
 

Archbell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Archbell.

Archer
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Archer.

Unattached BMDs for Archer:


Marriage 1888
 

Armistead
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Armistead.

Unattached BMDs for Armistead:


Marriages 1912, 1916
 

Armitage
Another form of the surname is Armytage.

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

Edward Armitage is recorded at Hipperholme in 1566.

George Redmonds writes that the name originated in the area around the hermitage which stood at Armitage Bridge in Huddersfield.

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Armitage, as discussed in the Armitage Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Armitage:


Marriages 1809, 1840, 1886, 1889, 1891, 1894, 1906, 1907, 1911
 

Armstrong
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Armstrong.

Unattached BMDs for Armstrong:


Marriages 1899, 1907
 

Armytage
A variant of the surname Armitage.

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

Nicholas Armytage is recorded in Halifax in 1672.

There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Armytage, as discussed in the Armytage Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Arnold
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Arnold.

Unattached BMDs for Arnold:


Marriage 1941
 

Arrandale
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Arrandale.

Arrowsmith
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Arrowsmith.

Arthur
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Arthur.

Ashburn
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ashburn.

Asheton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Asheton.

Ashley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ashley.

Ashman
A variant of the surname Aspinall

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ashman.

Ashmore
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ashmore.

Ashton
Other forms of the surname include Aspden, Astin and Austin

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ashton.

Unattached BMDs for Ashton:


Marriages 1810, 1911
 

Ashworth

There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ashworth, as discussed in the Ashworth Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Ashworth:


Marriages 1809, 1810, 1871, 1874, 1886, 1913
 

Aske
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Aske.

Askew
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Askew.

Askwith
A variant of the surname Asquith.

The name comes from the village of Askwith, near Harrogate, North Yorkshire

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Askwith.

Asling
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Asling.

Aspden
A variant of the surname Ashton

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Aspden.

Aspin
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Aspin.

Unattached BMDs for Aspin:


Death 1893
 

Aspinall
Another form of the surname is Ashman.

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

It has been suggested that the surname may be derived from

a spring amongst aspen trees

There are over 220 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Aspinall, as discussed in the Aspinall Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Aspinall:


Marriages 1845, 1880, 1882; Deaths 1806, 1907; Deaths 1895, 1904
 

Asquith
A variant of the surname Askwith.

The name originated in the village of Askwith, near Harrogate, North Yorkshire

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Asquith, as discussed in the Asquith Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Asquith:


Marriages 1906, 1912, 1913; Deaths 1897, 1899
 

Astin
A variant of the surname Ashton

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

There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Astin, as discussed in the Astin Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Astin:


Marriage 1876
 

Astley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Astley.

Astwood
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Astwood.

Atack
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Atack.

Atherton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Atherton.

Atkinson

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 Atkinson, as discussed in the Atkinson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Atkinson:


Marriages 1800, 1809, 1811, 1899, 1905, 1922; Deaths 1899, 1900
 

See Patronymic Surnames

Austin
A variant of the surname Ashton

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Austin.

Unattached BMDs for Austin:


Marriage 1917
 

Auty
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Auty.

Avery
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Avery.

Aves
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Aves.

Avison
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Avison.

Aykroyd
A variant of the surname Akroyd

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Aykroyd.

Aykroyde
A variant of the surname Akroyd

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Aykroyde.

Aynley
A variant of the surname Ainley

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Aynley.

Ayrton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ayrton.

Unattached BMDs for Ayrton:


Marriages 1898, 1935; Death 1907
 

Ayscough
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ayscough.

B

Backhouse
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Backhouse.

Unattached BMDs for Backhouse:


Death 1900
 

Bacon
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bacon.

Baddeley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Baddeley.

Bagnall
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bagnall.

Bagnold
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bagnold.

Bagott
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bagott.

Baildon
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Baildon.

Unattached BMDs for Baildon:


Marriage 1809
 

Bailey
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bailey, as discussed in the Bailey Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Bailey:


Marriages 1853, 1900, 1917, 1930, 1934; Deaths 1898, 1900
 

Bain
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bain.

Bainbridge
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bainbridge.

Unattached BMDs for Bainbridge:


Marriage 1921
 

Baines
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Baines, as discussed in the Baines Sidetrack.

Unattached BMDs for Baines:


Baptism 1835; Deaths 1812, 1897
 

Bairsto
A variant of the surname Bairstow

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bairsto.

Bairstow
Other forms of the surname include Bairsto, Baister, Baistow, Barstow, Basstoe, Baster, Bastey, Bastow, Beairsto, Beastall, Beastow and Beirsto.

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

The name is recorded in Wakefield rolls of 1277.

The name is probably derived from the name Bairstow for Beacon Hill, and early members of the Bairstow family lived there.

Ralph de Bayrestowe is recorded in 1309 and Robert of Bairstow is recorded in 1405

There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bairstow, as discussed in the Bairstow Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Bairstow:


Marriages 1807, 1907, 1923; Deaths 1858, 1861, 1881, 1904, 1909
 

Baister
A variant of the surname Bairstow

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Baister.

Baistow
A variant of the surname Bairstow

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Baistow.

Baker
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Baker, as discussed in the Baker Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Baker:


Marriages 1805, 1810, 1873, 1899, 1904, 1907, 1923, 1942
 

See Baxter

Balaam
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Balaam.

Baldam
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Baldam.

Baldwin
Another form of the surname is Bawden.

There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Baldwin, as discussed in the Baldwin Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Baldwin:


Marriages 1825, 1915; Death 1907
 

Ball
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ball.

Unattached BMDs for Ball:


Marriage 1920
 

Balls
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Balls.

Unattached BMDs for Balls:


Death 1899
 

Balm
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Balm.

Balme
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Balme.

Unattached BMDs for Balme:


Marriages 1878, 1939
 

Balmforth
Other forms of the surname include Bamford, Bamforth and Baumforth

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Balmforth, as discussed in the Balmforth Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Balmforth:


Marriages 1878, 1907; Death 1907
 

Bamford
A variant of the surname Balmforth

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bamford.

Bamforth
A variant of the surname Balmforth

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bamforth.

Banaster
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Banaster.

Bancroft
The surname is derived from the location bank croft, using the elements bank and croft, and meaning a piece of land on a hillside.

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

Unattached BMDs for Bancroft:


Marriages 1891, 1909, 1923; Death 1835
 

Banister
Another form of the surname is Bannister

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Banister.

Banks
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Banks.

Unattached BMDs for Banks:


Marriage 1943
 

Bannister
A variant of the surname Banister

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bannister.

Unattached BMDs for Bannister:


Death 1897
 

Barber
There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Barber, as discussed in the Barber Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Barber:


Death 1897
 

Bardsley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bardsley.

Unattached BMDs for Bardsley:


Death 1899
 

Bargh
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bargh.

Bark
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bark.

Barker
An occupational surname from Old French bergère [a shepherd], or from Middle English meaning a tanner

There are over 150 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Barker, as discussed in the Barker Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Barker:


Marriages 1835, 1861, 1869, 1873, 1879, 1899, 1900, 1906, 1907, 1912, 1913, 1930; Deaths 1899, 1900, 1906, 1907
 

Barkesland
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Barkesland.

Barlow
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Barlow.

Unattached BMDs for Barlow:


Marriages 1808, 1941
 

Barnard
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Barnard.

Barnes
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Barnes.

Unattached BMDs for Barnes:


Marriage 1888; Death 1900
 

Barnett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Barnett.

Baron
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Baron.

Unattached BMDs for Baron:


Marriage 1785
 

Barr
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Barr.

Barraclough
Other forms of the surname include Barrow, Barrowcliff and Barrowclough.

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

The recorded in 1297.

May be derived from Old English bear [a pasture or grove] and clough [a valley], the whole meaning a valley with a grove.

There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Barraclough, as discussed in the Barraclough Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Barraclough:


Marriages 1907, 1909, 1912, 1930, 1940; Deaths 1898, 1899, 1901, 1907; Death 1905
 

Barran
Other forms of the surname include Barrand and Barrans

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Barran.

Barrand
A variant of the surname Barran

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Barrand.

Barrans
A variant of the surname Barran

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Barrans.

Barratt
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Barratt.

Unattached BMDs for Barratt:


Marriage 1914
 

Barrett

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

There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Barrett, as discussed in the Barrett Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Barrett:


Marriages 1862, 1879, 1915, 1916; Deaths 1899, 1900
 

Barritt
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Barritt.

Barron
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Barron.

Unattached BMDs for Barron:


Death 1899
 

Barrow
A variant of the surname Barraclough

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Barrow.

Barrowcliff
A variant of the surname Barraclough

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Barrowcliff.

Barrowclough
A variant of the surname Barraclough

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Barrowclough.

Unattached BMDs for Barrowclough:


Death 1900
 

Barry
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Barry.

Barsby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Barsby.

Barstow
A variant of the surname Bairstow

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Barstow.

Unattached BMDs for Barstow:


Deaths 1835, 1900, 1901, 1907
 

Bartle
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bartle.

Unattached BMDs for Bartle:


Death 1893
 

Bartlett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bartlett.

Unattached BMDs for Bartlett:


Marriage 1915
 

Barton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Barton.

Unattached BMDs for Barton:


Marriage 1863; Death 1900
 

Barwell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Barwell.

Baslow
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Baslow.

Bassinder
A variant of the surname Baxendale

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bassinder.

Bassingdale
A variant of the surname Baxendale

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bassingdale.

Basstoe
A variant of the surname Bairstow

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Basstoe.

Baster
A variant of the surname Bairstow

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Baster.

Bastey
A variant of the surname Bairstow

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bastey.

Bastide
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bastide.

Bastow
A variant of the surname Bairstow

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bastow.

Bate
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bate.

Bateman
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bateman. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Bateman:


Marriages 1806, 1889
 

Bates

George Redmonds writes that the name comes from a shortened version of the name Bartholomew.

Bate del Bothes is recorded at Holdsworth in 1275, Robert Bate is recorded at Hipperholme in 1275, Thomas Battes is recorded in Halifax in 1471 Gilbert Baites is recorded at Sowerby in 1545 and Isaac Bates is recorded at Sowerby in 1642.

There are over 90 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bates, as discussed in the Bates Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Bates:


Marriages 1803, 1808, 1858, 1866, 1874, 1879, 1894, 1906, 1907, 1909, 1914, 1922; Deaths 1805, 1900
 

Bateson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bateson.

Batie
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Batie.

Batley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Batley.

Batt

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Batt.

Battinson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Battinson.

Batty
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Batty.

Unattached BMDs for Batty:


Marriage 1907
 

Battye
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Battye.

Unattached BMDs for Battye:


Death 1907
 

Baume
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Baume.

Unattached BMDs for Baume:


Death 1900
 

Baumforth
A variant of the surname Balmforth

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Baumforth.

Bawden
A variant of the surname Baldwin

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bawden.

Baxandale
A variant of the surname Baxendale

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Baxandale.

Baxendale
Other forms of the surname include Bassinder, Bassingdale and Baxendall

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Baxendale.

Unattached BMDs for Baxendale:


Marriages 1898, 1933; Death 1900
 

Baxendall
A variant of the surname Baxendale

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Baxendall.

Unattached BMDs for Baxendall:


Marriage 1907
 

Baxter
The name is the feminine form of Baker – compare Webb, Weaver & Webster There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Baxter, as discussed in the Baxter Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Baxter:


Marriage 1873
 

Bayes
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bayes.

Baylis
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Baylis.

Baymyn
The surname is (possibly) a form of Beaumont.

See The Crossley family of Halifax Arms

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Baymyn.

Beairsto
A variant of the surname Bairstow

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Beairsto.

Beale
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Beale.

Beamish
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Beamish.

Bean
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bean.

Unattached BMDs for Bean:


Marriages 1861, 1899
 

Beanland
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Beanland.

Beard
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Beard.

Unattached BMDs for Beard:


Marriage 1907; Death 1907
 

Bearder
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bearder.

Beastall
A variant of the surname Bairstow

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Beastall.

Beastow
A variant of the surname Bairstow

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Beastow.

Beaumont
It has been suggested that some members of the family translated the surname to/from Fairbank.

There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Beaumont, as discussed in the Beaumont Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Beaumont:


Baptism 1820; Marriages 1809, 1893, 1894; Deaths 1835, 1900
 

See Baymyn

Beavan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Beavan.

Beck
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Beck.

Unattached BMDs for Beck:


Marriage 1922
 

Beckwith
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Beckwith.

Bedford
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bedford, as discussed in the Bedford Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Bedford:


Marriages 1860, 1862, 1882, 1899, 1937; Death 1900
 

Bedforth
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bedforth.

Bedworth
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bedworth.

Beech
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Beech.

Unattached BMDs for Beech:


Marriage 1896
 

Beever
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Beever.

Beevers
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Beevers.

Unattached BMDs for Beevers:


Marriages 1883, 1940
 

Behan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Behan.

Beirsto
A variant of the surname Bairstow

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Beirsto.

Belcombe
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Belcombe.

Bell
There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bell, as discussed in the Bell Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Bell:


Marriage 1907
 

Bellamy
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bellamy.

Bellew
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bellew.

Bellwood
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bellwood.

Benn
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Benn.

Unattached BMDs for Benn:


Marriage 1856
 

Bennett
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bennett.

Unattached BMDs for Bennett:


Marriage 1902
 

Benson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Benson.

Unattached BMDs for Benson:


Death 1811
 

Bent
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bent.

Unattached BMDs for Bent:


Death 1861
 

Benteley
A variant of the surname Bentley

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Benteley.

Bentham
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bentham.

Bentley
Another form of the surname is Benteley.

The name de Bentley is recorded in 1219.

Originated in the Bentley area.

There are over 120 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bentley, as discussed in the Bentley Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Bentley:


Marriages 1805, 1811, 1835, 1863, 1867, 1879, 1888, 1899, 1906, 1907, 1912, 1928, 1935, 1937; Deaths 1899, 1903
 

Beresford
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Beresford.

Berron
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Berron.

Berry
There are over 80 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Berry, as discussed in the Berry Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Berry:


Marriages 1834, 1840, 1893, 1895, 1907, 1914, 1916; Death 1899
 

Berwick
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Berwick.

Best

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Best, as discussed in the Best Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Best:


Marriage 1925
 

Beswick
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Beswick.

Bevan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bevan.

Beverley

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Beverley.

Unattached BMDs for Beverley:


Marriages 1867, 1874, 1920
 

Bibby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bibby.

Unattached BMDs for Bibby:


Marriage 1895
 

Bilcliffe
A variant of the surname Bintcliffe

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bilcliffe.

Billington
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Billington.

Biltcliffe
A variant of the surname Bintcliffe

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Biltcliffe.

Bingley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bingley.

Binks
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Binks.

Binns

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

Unattached BMDs for Binns:


Marriages 1804, 1852, 1866, 1867, 1877, 1896, 1907, 1909, 1915; Deaths 1805, 1899, 1900
 

Bintcliffe
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.

Unattached BMDs for Bintcliffe:


Death 1907
 

Bintliff
A variant of the surname Bintcliffe

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bintliff.

Bintliffe
A variant of the surname Bintcliffe

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bintliffe.

Birch

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Birch.

Bird
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bird.

Birkbeck
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Birkbeck.

Unattached BMDs for Birkbeck:


Marriage 1845
 

Birkby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Birkby.

Birkett
A variant of the surname Birkhead

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Birkett.

Birkhead
Other forms of the surname include Birkett, Birkitt and Burkitt.

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

Roger Birkhed is recorded in Halifax in 1505.

The name probably originates in Westmorland.

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Birkhead.

Unattached BMDs for Birkhead:


Death 1907
 

Birkin
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Birkin.

Unattached BMDs for Birkin:


Death 1902
 

Birkitt
A variant of the surname Birkhead

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Birkitt.

Birks
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Birks.

Birtwhistle
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Birtwhistle.

Unattached BMDs for Birtwhistle:


Marriages 1852, 1859, 1919, 1923
 

Bishop
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bishop.

Bissell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bissell.

Black
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Black.

Unattached BMDs for Black:


Death 1899
 

Blacka
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Blacka.

Blackburn

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

There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Blackburn, as discussed in the Blackburn Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Blackburn:


Marriages 1882, 1889, 1924, 1932, 1935, 1936; Death 1907
 

Blackwell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Blackwell.

Blackwood

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Blackwood.

Blagborough
A variant of the surname Blakeborough.

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Blagborough.

Unattached BMDs for Blagborough:


Marriages 1832, 1914; Deaths 1812, 1835
 

Blagbrough
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Blagbrough.

Unattached BMDs for Blagbrough:


Marriage 1915
 

Blakeborough
Another form of the surname is Blagborough.

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Blakeborough. The surname may originate in Blackborough in Devon or Norfolk

Blakey
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Blakey.

Unattached BMDs for Blakey:


Marriage 1811; Death 1900
 

Blamires
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Blamires.

Blanchard
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Blanchard.

Bland
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bland.

Unattached BMDs for Bland:


Marriage 1907
 

Blomley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Blomley.

Bloomer
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bloomer.

Blunt
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Blunt.

Blythman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Blythman.

Boardall

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Boardall.

Unattached BMDs for Boardall:


Marriages 1891, 1928
 

Bocock
A variant of the surname Boocock

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bocock.

Boddy
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Boddy.

Bodger
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bodger.

Boggis
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Boggis.

Bois
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bois.

Boland
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Boland.

Bold
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bold.

Bolland
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bolland.

Unattached BMDs for Bolland:


Deaths 1808, 1810
 

Bolmer
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bolmer.

Bolton
Another form of the surname is Boulton.

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

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bolton, as discussed in the Bolton Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Bolton:


Marriages 1861, 1900, 1919, 1950; Deaths 1900, 1907
 

Bond
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bond.

Unattached BMDs for Bond:


Marriage 1907
 

Bonser
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bonser.

Boocock
Other forms of the surname include Bocock and Bowcock

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

George Redmonds writes that early forms of the surname include Bulcok, Bulcoke, Bocoke, Bulcock, and Bowcock.

Thomas Bulcock is recorded at Warley in 1543, John Bocoke is recorded at Warley in 1546 and William Bulcock/Bowcock is recorded at Heptonstall in 1603.

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Boocock, as discussed in the Boocock Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Boocock:


Marriage 1915; Death 1804
 

Booth

William of the Booth is recorded in 1372 and William del Booth is recorded in 1379, both in connection with Booth, Rishworth

There are over 100 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Booth, as discussed in the Booth Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Booth:


Marriages 1806, 1807, 1809, 1833, 1852, 1860, 1867, 1869, 1872, 1873, 1885, 1892, 1907, 1915, 1923, 1936
 

Boothman
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Boothman.

Unattached BMDs for Boothman:


Baptism 1835; Marriages 1867, 1887
 

Boothroyd
The surname is recorded in 1316.

Derived from booth and royd, meaning a clearing with huts.

See Boothroyd, Rastrick

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Boothroyd.

Unattached BMDs for Boothroyd:


Marriages 1905, 1907; Deaths 1899, 1907
 

Bothamley
A variant of the surname Bottomley

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bothamley.

Bothomley
A variant of the surname Bottomley

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bothomley.

Bott
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bott.

Bottamley
A variant of the surname Bottomley

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bottamley.

Bottomley
Other forms of the surname include Bothamley, Bothomley, Bottamley and Bottomly. Recorded in 1275.`P

The name originates in an earlier township at Barkisland, which is derived from bottom and ley, and means a pasture in a valley.

There are over 190 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bottomley, as discussed in the Bottomley Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Bottomley:


Birth 1861; Marriages 1822, 1863, 1871, 1872, 1875, 1877, 1882, 1883, 1888, 1899, 1902, 1906, 1907, 1908, 1913, 1914, 1918; Deaths 1835, 1888, 1895, 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Bottomly
A variant of the surname Bottomley

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bottomly.

Boulton
A variant of the surname Bolton

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Boulton.

Unattached BMDs for Boulton:


Marriage 1875
 

Bowcock
A variant of the surname Boocock

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bowcock.

Bower
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bower.

Unattached BMDs for Bower:


Marriage 1893
 

Bowers
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bowers.

Bowes
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bowes.

Bowker
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bowker.

Bowles
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bowles.

Bowman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bowman.

Unattached BMDs for Bowman:


Marriage 1937
 

Boyd
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Boyd.

Unattached BMDs for Boyd:


Marriages 1863, 1906
 

Boyes

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Boyes.

Unattached BMDs for Boyes:


Marriage 1835
 

Boyle
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Boyle.

Unattached BMDs for Boyle:


Marriage 1893
 

Boys
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Boys.

Bracewell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bracewell.

Unattached BMDs for Bracewell:


Marriage 1892
 

Bracken
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bracken.

Bradbury
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bradbury.

Unattached BMDs for Bradbury:


Marriages 1799, 1888, 1914
 

Bradley
A variant of the surname Broadley

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bradley, as discussed in the Bradley Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Bradley:


Marriages 1807, 1907, 1941
 

Bradshaw
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bradshaw.

Brady
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brady.

Brailsford
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brailsford.

Braithwaite
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Braithwaite.

Bramhall
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bramhall.

Unattached BMDs for Bramhall:


Marriage 1930
 

Bramley
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bramley.

Unattached BMDs for Bramley:


Marriages 1810, 1933; Death 1808
 

Brandwood
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brandwood.

Unattached BMDs for Brandwood:


Marriage 1913
 

Bratley
A variant of the surname Broadley

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bratley.

Bray
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bray. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Bray:


Marriage 1907
 

Brayshaw
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brayshaw.

Brazey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brazey.

Breaks
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Breaks.

Brear
Other forms of the surname include Breare and Brier

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brear.

Unattached BMDs for Brear:


Marriages 1863, 1864, 1914, 1935
 

Brearcliffe
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brearcliffe.

Breare
A variant of the surname Brear

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Breare.

Brearley
Other forms of the surname include Brierley and Brierly.

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

Recorded in 1275. Derived from Brearley.

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

Unattached BMDs for Brearley:


Marriages 1802, 1896, 1899, 1901, 1922, 1925; Deaths 1810, 1835, 1899, 1900, 1907; Death 1926
 

Brenard
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brenard.

Unattached BMDs for Brenard:


Death 1900
 

Brennan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brennan.

Brennand
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brennand.

Brett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brett.

Unattached BMDs for Brett:


Marriage 1925
 

Brewer
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brewer.

Unattached BMDs for Brewer:


Marriages 1907, 1939
 

Bridge
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bridge.

Bridges
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bridges.

Bridgewood
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bridgewood.

Brier
A variant of the surname Brear

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brier.

Unattached BMDs for Brier:


Marriage 1922; Death 1897
 

Briercliffe
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Briercliffe.

Brierley
A variant of the surname Brearley

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brierley.

Unattached BMDs for Brierley:


Death 1900
 

Brierly
A variant of the surname Brearley

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brierly.

Brigden
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brigden.

Brigg
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brigg. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Briggs

Robert del Brig is recorded in 1275.

There are over 90 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Briggs, as discussed in the Briggs Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Briggs:


Marriages 1853, 1863, 1869, 1877, 1886, 1906, 1907, 1911, 1915; Deaths 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Brighouse
The surname originates in the Brighouse district.

George Redmonds writes that Susanna del Brighouse is recorded in 1275 and Richard de Briggeshuses is recorded in 1275

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brighouse.

Bright
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bright.

Brignoli
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brignoli.

Brindley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brindley.

Brisco
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brisco.

Britton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Britton.

Unattached BMDs for Britton:


Marriage 1907
 

Broadbent
The surname means someone who lives by a wide, grassy place.

It is found widely across England, and is unlikely to have a local origin

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

Unattached BMDs for Broadbent:


Marriages 1858, 1877, 1881, 1886, 1892, 1899, 1912, 1915, 1918; Deaths 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Broadhead
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Broadhead.

Unattached BMDs for Broadhead:


Death 1907
 

Broadley
Other forms of the surname include Bradley, Bratley, Brodley and Broodley.

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

The name is recorded in 1379.

May be derived from broad and ley, and means a wide clearing.

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Broadley, as discussed in the Broadley Sidetrack.

Unattached BMDs for Broadley:


Marriages 1864, 1892, 1911, 1934; Deaths 1878, 1899
 

See Broadley in the 1545 Yorkshire Lay Subsidies Other forms of the surname include Bradley, Bratley, Brodley and Broodley.

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

Brockbank
A variant of the surname Brooksbank

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brockbank.

Brocklehurst
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brocklehurst.

Unattached BMDs for Brocklehurst:


Marriage 1907; Death 1907
 

Brodbothm
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brodbothm.

Brodley
A variant of the surname Broadley

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brodley, as discussed in the Brodley Sidetrack.

Bromhead
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bromhead.

Bromley
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bromley.

Bromwich
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bromwich.

Brontë
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brontë.

Broodley
A variant of the surname Broadley

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Broodley.

Brook
Other forms of the surname include Brooke, Brookes and Brooks.

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

Adam Attebroke is recorded at Rastrick in 1307 and Roger Brooke is recorded at Elland in 1563.

George Redmonds writes that the name is found in the Bradley and Fartown area of Huddersfield and probably originates in a brook which runs between Lindley and Fixby.

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

Unattached BMDs for Brook:


Marriages 1553, 1855, 1868, 1871, 1872, 1893, 1897, 1899, 1901, 1905, 1907; Deaths 1900, 1901, 1907
 

Brookbank
A variant of the surname Brooksbank

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brookbank.

Unattached BMDs for Brookbank:


Death 1808
 

Brooke
A variant of the surname Brook

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

There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brooke, as discussed in the Brooke Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Brooke:


Marriages 1900, 1907, 1910; Death 1839
 

Brookes
A variant of the surname Brook

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brookes.

Unattached BMDs for Brookes:


Marriage 1835
 

Brooks
A variant of the surname Brook

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brooks.

Unattached BMDs for Brooks:


Marriage 1868
 

Brooksbank
Other forms of the surname include Brockbank and Brookbank.

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

Thomas Brokesbank is recorded in 1379.

Not surprisingly, the name is derived from the Old English meaning the bank of a brook.

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brooksbank, as discussed in the Brooksbank Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Brooksbank:


Marriage 1905; Death 1904
 

Broomhead
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Broomhead.

Unattached BMDs for Broomhead:


Marriages 1907, 1914, 1936; Death 1907
 

Brotherton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brotherton.

Brough
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brough.

Broughton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Broughton.

Unattached BMDs for Broughton:


Marriages 1899, 1907, 1910
 

Brown

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

There are over 80 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brown, as discussed in the Brown Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Brown:


Marriages 1810, 1849, 1853, 1864, 1892, 1903, 1904, 1905, 1906, 1907, 1921, 1922, 1937, 1942; Deaths 1804, 1897, 1900
 

Browne
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Browne.

Brownrigg
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brownrigg.

Bruce
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bruce.

Unattached BMDs for Bruce:


Marriage 1915
 

Brumby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brumby.

Unattached BMDs for Brumby:


Marriage 1906
 

Brunning
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Brunning.

Buchanan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Buchanan.

Unattached BMDs for Buchanan:


Marriage 1936
 

Buck
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Buck.

Unattached BMDs for Buck:


Marriage 1902
 

Buckland
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Buckland.

Buckle
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Buckle.

Buckley

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

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Buckley, as discussed in the Buckley Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Buckley:


Marriages 1810, 1834, 1906, 1918; Deaths 1861, 1890, 1897, 1900, 1907
 

Buckton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Buckton.

Buffett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Buffett.

Unattached BMDs for Buffett:


Marriage 1892
 

Bulcock
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bulcock.

Bull
The surname identified someone who was of strong character or who was physically strong & big.

Early records of the name are found in Somerset.

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bull.

Bullick
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bullick.

Bullock
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bullock.

Bulmer
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bulmer.

Bumstead
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bumstead.

Bunce
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bunce.

Bunney
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bunney.

Bunniss
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bunniss.

Bunting
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bunting.

Burgess
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Burgess.

Unattached BMDs for Burgess:


Marriage 1896
 

Burke
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Burke.

Burkitt
A variant of the surname Birkhead

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Burkitt.

Burley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Burley.

Burn
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Burn.

Burnett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Burnett.

Unattached BMDs for Burnett:


Marriages 1893, 1894
 

Burnham
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Burnham.

Burnley

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Burnley.

Burns
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Burns.

Unattached BMDs for Burns:


Marriages 1885, 1907; Death 1907
 

Burrell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Burrell.

Burrow
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Burrow.

Burrows
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Burrows.

Burt
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Burt.

Burton

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Burton.

Unattached BMDs for Burton:


Marriages 1933, 1940
 

Busfeild
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Busfeild.

Bush
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bush.

Bushell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bushell.

Unattached BMDs for Bushell:


Marriage 1907
 

Bussey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Bussey.

Unattached BMDs for Bussey:


Marriage 1906; Death 1906
 

Butcher
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Butcher.

Butler
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Butler.

Unattached BMDs for Butler:


Marriage 1885
 

Butterfield
The surname probably originated in the Ribble Valley.

See Butterfield family

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Butterfield.

Unattached BMDs for Butterfield:


Marriages 1883, 1916, 1922; Death 1904
 

Butters
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Butters.

Butterworth

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

There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Butterworth, as discussed in the Butterworth Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Butterworth:


Marriages 1876, 1896, 1907, 1920; Deaths 1893, 1900, 1901
 

Button
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Button.

Unattached BMDs for Button:


Marriages 1883, 1943
 

Byrde
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Byrde.

Byrne
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Byrne.

C

Caden
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Caden.

Cadney
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cadney.

Cain
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cain.

Cairns
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cairns.

Unattached BMDs for Cairns:


Marriage 1896
 

Calcroft
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Calcroft.

Caldwell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Caldwell.

Unattached BMDs for Caldwell:


Marriage 1891
 

Caley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Caley.

Callaghan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Callaghan.

Unattached BMDs for Callaghan:


Marriage 1919
 

Callan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Callan.

Callow
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Callow.

Calverley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Calverley.

Unattached BMDs for Calverley:


Marriages 1853, 1895
 

Calvert
An occupational surname for a calf-herd, someone who tends cattle and calves.

John Calverde is recorded at York in 1309

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

Unattached BMDs for Calvert:


Death 1866
 

Camm
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Camm.

Campbell
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Campbell.

Unattached BMDs for Campbell:


Marriage 1927
 

Canning
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Canning.

Cardwell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cardwell.

Carey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Carey.

Carle
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Carle.

Carling
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Carling.

Carlton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Carlton.

Unattached BMDs for Carlton:


Marriages 1869, 1897
 

Carlyle
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Carlyle.

Carmichael
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Carmichael.

Carnegie
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Carnegie.

Carnelley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Carnelley.

Carney
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Carney.

Unattached BMDs for Carney:


Marriage 1878
 

Carpenter
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Carpenter.

Unattached BMDs for Carpenter:


Death 1883
 

Carpmael
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Carpmael.

Carr
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Carr.

Carroll
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Carroll.

Unattached BMDs for Carroll:


Marriages 1882, 1933
 

Carruthers
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Carruthers.

Carter

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

There are over 80 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Carter, as discussed in the Carter Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Carter:


Marriages 1807, 1810, 1877, 1885, 1894, 1907, 1914; Deaths 1899, 1900
 

Cartledge
Another form of the surname is Cartlidge.

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

The Oxford Dictionary of English Surnames says the name originated in a place called


Cartledge in Holmesfield, Derbyshire
 

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cartledge.

Cartlidge
A variant of the surname Cartledge

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cartlidge.

Cartwright
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cartwright.

Unattached BMDs for Cartwright:


Marriage 1800
 

Carver
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Carver.

Casey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Casey.

Cash
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cash.

Casson
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Casson.

Unattached BMDs for Casson:


Marriage 1853
 

Castle
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Castle.

Unattached BMDs for Castle:


Death 1907
 

Catherall
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Catherall.

Cavaghan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cavaghan.

Cavanagh
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cavanagh.

Cave
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cave.

Cavendish
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cavendish.

Caveney
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Caveney.

Caw
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Caw.

Cawdry
A variant of the surname Cawthra

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cawdry.

Cawood
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cawood.

Cawthera
A variant of the surname Cawthra

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cawthera.

Cawthra
Other forms of the surname include Cawdry, Cawthera and Cawthrey

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cawthra.

Unattached BMDs for Cawthra:


Death 1855
 

Cawthrey
A variant of the surname Cawthra

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cawthrey.

Caygill
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Caygill.

Chadwick

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Chadwick. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Chadwick:


Marriages 1882, 1891, 1942; Death 1907
 

Chaffer
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Chaffer.

Challoner

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Challoner.

Chamberlain
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Chamberlain.

Chambers
There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Chambers, as discussed in the Chambers Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Chambers:


Marriage 1900; Deaths 1811, 1900
 

Champney
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Champney.

Chapman
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Chapman. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Chapman:


Marriages 1894, 1899, 1908; Death 1899
 

Chappell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Chappell.

Charlesworth
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Charlesworth.

Unattached BMDs for Charlesworth:


Death 1907
 

Charlton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Charlton.

Charnley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Charnley.

Charnock
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Charnock. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Charnock:


Marriage 1911
 

Chatburn
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Chatburn.

Unattached BMDs for Chatburn:


Marriages 1870, 1891, 1906
 

Cheetham

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cheetham, as discussed in the Cheetham Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Cheetham:


Marriages 1810, 1835, 1907; Death 1907
 

Chester
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Chester.

Unattached BMDs for Chester:


Marriage 1873
 

Chew
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Chew.

Unattached BMDs for Chew:


Marriage 1868; Deaths 1809, 1835
 

Child
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Child.

Unattached BMDs for Child:


Marriage 1907
 

Chinery
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Chinery.

Chippendale
The surname may be derived from Shibden dale. Dyke de Chipendale is recorded in 1246

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Chippendale.

Christie
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Christie.

Unattached BMDs for Christie:


Death 1835
 

Churchill
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Churchill.

Churchman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Churchman.

Churchyard
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Churchyard.

Clapham
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Clapham.

Unattached BMDs for Clapham:


Marriage 1894
 

Clare
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Clare.

Clark
Another form of the surname is Clarke.

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout The name is related to clerk and used by a priest or other man in holy orders.

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

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Clark, as discussed in the Clark Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Clark:


Marriages 1803, 1876, 1888, 1920; Death 1899
 

Clarke
A variant of the surname Clark.

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

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

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Clarke, as discussed in the Clarke Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Clarke:


Marriages 1874, 1933, 1944; Death 1898
 

Clarkin
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Clarkin.

Clarkson
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Clarkson.

Unattached BMDs for Clarkson:


Marriages 1907, 1912; Deaths 1900, 1907
 

Claxton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Claxton.

Clay
The surname may have originated with someone who worked in clay or who lived in an area where clay was found.

George Redmonds writes that Henry del Clay is recorded at Rastrick in 1332, John de Clay of Clayhouse is recorded in 1419, Richard Clay is recorded at Sowerby in 1540 and Thomas Clay is recorded in Halifax in 1642.

There are over 90 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Clay, as discussed in the Clay Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Clay:


Marriages 1859, 1877, 1879, 1881, 1907, 1917; Death 1900
 

Clayton
There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Clayton, as discussed in the Clayton Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Clayton:


Marriages 1891, 1899, 1902, 1907, 1913, 1914, 1926
 

Cleary
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cleary.

Cleaver
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cleaver.

Clee
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Clee.

Clegg
The surname originates in Rochdale / East Lancashire. The word comes from the Old Norse kleggi meaning a haystack or a place where hay was stored.

Henry de Clegg is recorded at Sowerby in 1309

There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Clegg, as discussed in the Clegg Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Clegg:


Marriages 1835, 1874, 1897, 1900, 1907, 1910, 1936, 1943; Deaths 1900, 1907
 

Clewer
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Clewer.

Cliff

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cliff.

Cliffe

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cliffe.

Unattached BMDs for Cliffe:


Marriages 1889, 1927; Death 1907
 

Clifford
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Clifford.

Clifton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Clifton.

Close
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Close.

Clough

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Clough.

Unattached BMDs for Clough:


Marriage 1858
 

Coates

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Coates.

Unattached BMDs for Coates:


Marriages 1868, 1907
 

Cobb
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cobb.

Cobden
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cobden.

Coble
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Coble.

Cockburn
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cockburn.

Unattached BMDs for Cockburn:


Death 1900
 

Cockcroft
Another form of the surname is Cockroft

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

John de Cocckecroft is recorded in 1297.

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

Unattached BMDs for Cockcroft:


Baptism 1856; Marriages 1882, 1906
 

See Gauxholme Mill, Walsden

Cocker
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cocker.

Unattached BMDs for Cocker:


Marriage 1962
 

Cockin
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cockin.

Cockman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cockman.

Cockroft
A variant of the surname Cockcroft

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

There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cockroft, as discussed in the Cockroft Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Cockroft:


Marriages 1809, 1835, 1856, 1871, 1884, 1896, 1899, 1900, 1907, 1917; Death 1907
 

Cockshott
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cockshott.

Coghlan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Coghlan.

Colbeck
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Colbeck.

Cole
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cole.

Coles
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Coles.

Unattached BMDs for Coles:


Marriage 1873
 

Coley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Coley.

Colley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Colley.

Unattached BMDs for Colley:


Death 1810
 

Collier
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Collier.

Collinge
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Collinge.

Unattached BMDs for Collinge:


Death 1907
 

Collingwood
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Collingwood.

Unattached BMDs for Collingwood:


Marriages 1894, 1906
 

Collins
There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Collins, as discussed in the Collins Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Collins:


Marriages 1845, 1876, 1880, 1896, 1903, 1923, 1941, 1942; Death 1907
 

Collinson
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Collinson.

Unattached BMDs for Collinson:


Marriage 1917; Death 1900
 

Comfort
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Comfort.

Connell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Connell.

Connelly
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Connelly.

Connolly
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Connolly.

Conroy
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Conroy.

Unattached BMDs for Conroy:


Marriage 1933
 

Constance
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Constance.

Constantine
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Constantine.

Conway
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Conway.

Unattached BMDs for Conway:


Marriage 1901
 

Cook
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cook.

Unattached BMDs for Cook:


Marriages 1805, 1806; Death 1899
 

Cooke
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cooke.

Unattached BMDs for Cooke:


Marriages 1885, 1900
 

Cookson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cookson.

Unattached BMDs for Cookson:


Marriages 1877, 1907
 

Coop
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Coop.

Cooper
There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cooper, as discussed in the Cooper Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Cooper:


Marriages 1835, 1856, 1861, 1901, 1908; Death 1808
 

Coore
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Coore.

Copley
The surname originates in Copley.

Thomas de Talvace took the name Copley when he succeeded his father's property around 1233.

Hugh de Coppelay is recorded at Skircoat in 1246, William de Coppeley is recorded in 1331, John de Coppeley is recorded in 1333 and Hugh de Coplay is recorded at Skircoat in 1379

See Copley family and Talvas family

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Copley, as discussed in the Copley Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Copley:


Marriages 1888, 1907
 

Corboy
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Corboy.

Cordingley
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cordingley, as discussed in the Cordingley Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Cordingley:


Marriage 1920; Death 1852
 

Core
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Core.

Corke
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Corke.

Corker
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Corker.

Corner
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Corner.

Corney
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Corney.

Unattached BMDs for Corney:


Marriages 1899, 1905
 

Cornwell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cornwell.

Corrigan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Corrigan.

Unattached BMDs for Corrigan:


Marriage 1917
 

Cosgrove
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cosgrove.

Costello
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Costello.

Unattached BMDs for Costello:


Marriage 1933; Death 1907
 

Cotterill
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cotterill.

Cotton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cotton.

Coulston
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Coulston.

Coultas
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Coultas.

Coulthard
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Coulthard.

Coupe
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Coupe.

Unattached BMDs for Coupe:


Marriage 1911
 

Cousin

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cousin.

Coutts
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Coutts.

Cowan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cowan.

Cowell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cowell.

Cowgill
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cowgill.

Unattached BMDs for Cowgill:


Death 1907
 

Cowie
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cowie.

Cowper
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cowper.

Cowsill
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cowsill.

Cox
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cox.

Unattached BMDs for Cox:


Marriages 1882, 1887, 1914; Death 1899
 

Coyle
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Coyle.

Crabtree
The surname is recorded in 1509. It is derived from crab-apple tree, meaning someone who lives near a wild apple tree,

There are over 130 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Crabtree, as discussed in the Crabtree Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Crabtree:


Marriages 1807, 1809, 1860, 1871, 1882, 1892, 1894, 1906, 1907, 1912, 1915, 1937; Deaths 1861, 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Cragg
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cragg.

Crampton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Crampton.

Crapper
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Crapper.

Unattached BMDs for Crapper:


Marriage 1885; Death 1866
 

Craven

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Craven, as discussed in the Craven Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Craven:


Marriages 1907, 1939
 

Crawford
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Crawford.

Crawshaw
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Crawshaw.

Unattached BMDs for Crawshaw:


Marriages 1868, 1871, 1907
 

Crevey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Crevey.

Croad
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Croad.

Croft
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Croft.

Unattached BMDs for Croft:


Marriages 1807, 1907; Death 1800
 

Croix
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Croix.

Cromack
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cromack.

Crompton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Crompton.

Unattached BMDs for Crompton:


Marriage 1899
 

Cronhelm
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cronhelm.

Crook
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Crook.

Cropper
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cropper.

Unattached BMDs for Cropper:


Marriage 1907; Death 1907
 

Crosby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Crosby.

Unattached BMDs for Crosby:


Death 1907
 

Crosier

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Crosier.

Crosland
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Crosland.

Crosle
An old form of the surname Crossley

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Crosle.

Croslegh
An old form of the surname Crossley

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Croslegh.

Crosley
An old form of the surname Crossley

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Crosley.

Unattached BMDs for Crosley:


Marriage 1811
 

Cross
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cross.

Unattached BMDs for Cross:


Marriage 1901
 

Crosse
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Crosse.

Crossfield
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Crossfield.

Unattached BMDs for Crossfield:


Marriage 1915
 

Crossland
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Crossland.

Unattached BMDs for Crossland:


Marriages 1891, 1900, 1907
 

Crossleghe
An old form of the surname Crossley

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Crossleghe.

Crossley
Other forms of the surname include Crosle, Croslegh, Crosley and Crossleghe.

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

Recorded in 1309.

George Redmonds writes that Geoffrey Crossleghe is recorded in Halifax in 1456, John Crosle is recorded at Langfield in 1545 and John Crosley is recorded at Stansfield in 1638.

Derived from cross and ley and means a clearing with a cross.

There are over 320 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Crossley, as discussed in the Crossley Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Crossley:


Marriages 1824, 1855, 1857, 1858, 1867, 1871, 1872, 1886, 1888, 1893, 1895, 1898, 1899, 1900, 1903, 1905, 1907, 1915, 1923, 1931, 1932, 1940, 1941, 1942; Deaths 1808, 1835, 1899, 1900
 

Crothers
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Crothers.

Unattached BMDs for Crothers:


Marriage 1907
 

Crow
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Crow.

Unattached BMDs for Crow:


Marriage 1922
 

Crowson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Crowson.

Crowther
A crowd is an old dialect word for a fiddle or a violin, hence the surname means someone who plays the violin.

The early Crowthers were presumably musicians.

Horsfall records a saying

There's nobody born fiddlers, but t' Crowthers

which he says can be heard in Brighouse

There are over 190 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Crowther, as discussed in the Crowther Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Crowther:


Baptism 1856; Marriages 1805, 1835, 1852, 1855, 1861, 1880, 1882, 1883, 1885, 1892, 1899, 1902, 1903, 1905, 1906, 1907, 1913, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918, 1935; Deaths 1835, 1855, 1866, 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Crump
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Crump.

Cryer
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cryer.

Cudworth
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cudworth.

Cullen
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cullen.

Unattached BMDs for Cullen:


Marriage 1874
 

Cullingworth
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cullingworth.

Cully
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cully.

Culpan
Another form of the surname is Culpin.

George Redmonds writes that the surname is recorded in Sowerby in the 14th century, and

John Culpen gave 15/- to take 14½ acres and one perch of land ... in Mithomrode [1307]

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Culpan, as discussed in the Culpan Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Culpan:


Marriages 1887, 1896, 1899, 1900; Deaths 1861, 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Culpin
A variant of the surname Culpan

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Culpin.

Cunliffe

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cunliffe.

Unattached BMDs for Cunliffe:


Marriages 1873, 1883; Deaths 1888, 1899
 

Cunningham
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cunningham.

Unattached BMDs for Cunningham:


Marriage 1911
 

Cunnington
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cunnington.

Currer
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Currer.

Currie
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Currie.

Curties
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Curties.

Curtis
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Curtis.

Cusworth
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cusworth.

Cutts
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Cutts.

Unattached BMDs for Cutts:


Marriage 1907
 

D

Dakin
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dakin.

Dale
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dale.

Unattached BMDs for Dale:


Death 1907
 

Daley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Daley.

Dalton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dalton.

Dalzell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dalzell.

Danby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Danby.

Danetry
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Danetry.

Daniels
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Daniels.

Unattached BMDs for Daniels:


Marriage 1835
 

Danson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Danson.

Darby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Darby.

Dargue
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dargue.

Darrell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Darrell.

Darvill
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Darvill.

Davenport
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Davenport.

Davidson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Davidson.

Unattached BMDs for Davidson:


Marriage 1882
 

Davies
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Davies, as discussed in the Davies Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Davies:


Marriages 1907, 1911, 1913
 

Davis
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Davis.

Unattached BMDs for Davis:


Marriage 1886; Death 1907
 

Davison
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Davison.

Davoren
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Davoren.

Davy
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Davy.

Unattached BMDs for Davy:


Death 1899
 

Dawes
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dawes.

Dawrant
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dawrant.

Dawson

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 Dawson, as discussed in the Dawson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Dawson:


Marriages 1807, 1831, 1835, 1870, 1901, 1905, 1911, 1921, 1924, 1936; Deaths 1804, 1907
 

See Patronymic Surnames

Dawtrey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dawtrey.

Day
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Day.

Unattached BMDs for Day:


Marriages 1864, 1907, 1933
 

Deaghan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Deaghan.

Dean
The surname may have originated in Shelf Dean or in Warley.

Jordan del Dene is recorded at Hipperholme in 1274 and Geppe de Dene is recorded in 1288

There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dean, as discussed in the Dean Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Dean:


Marriages 1807, 1863, 1898, 1911, 1912; Deaths 1900, 1906
 

Deane
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Deane.

Dearden
The surname probably originated in Lancashire and uses the element den and means valley of the deer.

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dearden, as discussed in the Dearden Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Dearing
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dearing.

Dearnally
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dearnally.

Dearnaly
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dearnaly.

Dearnley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dearnley.

Dehner
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dehner.

Deighton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Deighton.

Dell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dell.

Dempster
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dempster.

Denby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Denby.

Dene
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dene.

Denford
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Denford.

Denham
There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Denham, as discussed in the Denham Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Denham:


Marriages 1877, 1888, 1892, 1920
 

Denison
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Denison.

Denley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Denley.

Dennett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dennett.

Denning
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Denning.

Dennis
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dennis.

Dennison
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dennison.

Unattached BMDs for Dennison:


Marriages 1836, 1900, 1907, 1922; Death 1907
 

Denniston
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Denniston.

Dent
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dent.

Unattached BMDs for Dent:


Marriage 1899
 

Denton

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Denton, as discussed in the Denton Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Denton:


Marriages 1849, 1904, 1915; Death 1900
 

Denville
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Denville.

Depledge
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Depledge.

Dewar
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dewar.

Dewhirst
A local variant of the surname Dewhurst.

Another local variant is Dews.

John Dewhurste is recorded in Halifax in 1572

The name originated in Lancashire

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dewhirst, as discussed in the Dewhirst Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Dewhirst:


Marriages 1899, 1900, 1901, 1916, 1943; Deaths 1835, 1899
 

Dewhurst
A variant of the surname Dewhirst

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dewhurst.

Dews
A variant of the surname Dewhirst.

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout In 1896, the pronunciation of Dewhirst is recorded as Duce

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dews.

Dexter
An occupational surname meaning a dyer.

Compare Textor.

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dexter.

Dey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dey.

Dick
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dick.

Dickenson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dickenson.

Unattached BMDs for Dickenson:


Marriage 1808
 

Dickinson
One variant of the surname may have originated locally.

George Redmonds writes that Alice Dycondoghtir is recorded at Rastrick John Diconson Harryson is recorded in Halifax James Dickinson is recorded at Northowram in 1672

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dickinson.

Unattached BMDs for Dickinson:


Marriages 1915, 1916; Death 1907
 

See Patronymic Surnames

Dickson
Another form of the surname is Dixon.

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

John Dicson is recorded at Shelf in 1379.

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dickson.

Diggle
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Diggle.

Dignan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dignan.

Dilley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dilley.

Unattached BMDs for Dilley:


Death 1907
 

Dilworth
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dilworth.

Unattached BMDs for Dilworth:


Marriage 1907; Death 1899
 

Dinsdale
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dinsdale.

Unattached BMDs for Dinsdale:


Marriage 1882
 

Dixon
A variant of the surname Dickson

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

There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dixon, as discussed in the Dixon Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Dixon:


Baptism 1826; Marriages 1883, 1892, 1898, 1911, 1950; Death 1900
 

See Patronymic Surnames

Dobson

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

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dobson, as discussed in the Dobson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Dobson:


Marriages 1835, 1892
 

See Patronymic Surnames

Dodd
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dodd.

Unattached BMDs for Dodd:


Marriage 1939
 

Dodds
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dodds.

Dodgson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dodgson.

Unattached BMDs for Dodgson:


Marriage 1890
 

Dodson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dodson.

Dodsworth
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dodsworth.

Doherty
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Doherty.

Dolan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dolan.

Dolliffe
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dolliffe.

Donaldson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Donaldson.

Donohue
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Donohue.

Dorsey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dorsey.

Doughty

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Doughty.

Douglas
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Douglas.

Dove
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dove.

Downes
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Downes.

Doyle
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Doyle.

Unattached BMDs for Doyle:


Marriages 1871, 1912, 1915
 

Dracup
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dracup.

Drake

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

There are over 90 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Drake, as discussed in the Drake Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Drake:


Marriages 1852, 1856, 1862, 1868, 1883, 1884, 1889, 1890, 1899, 1906, 1907, 1932; Deaths 1835, 1907
 

Dransfield
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dransfield.

Unattached BMDs for Dransfield:


Marriage 1907; Death 1835
 

Draper

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Draper.

Drew
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Drew.

Drinkwater
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Drinkwater.

Unattached BMDs for Drinkwater:


Marriage 1868
 

Driver
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Driver.

Drury
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Drury.

Ducker
A variant of the surname Duckworth

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ducker.

Duckett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Duckett.

Duckitt
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Duckitt.

Duckworth
Another form of the surname is Ducker

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Duckworth.

Unattached BMDs for Duckworth:


Marriage 1853
 

Duffield
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Duffield.

Duffy
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Duffy.

Unattached BMDs for Duffy:


Marriage 1914
 

Dugdale
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dugdale.

Unattached BMDs for Dugdale:


Marriages 1835, 1878; Death 1901
 

Duggan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Duggan.

Unattached BMDs for Duggan:


Marriage 1946
 

Duncan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Duncan.

Dunn
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dunn.

Unattached BMDs for Dunn:


Marriages 1805, 1905
 

Dunne
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dunne.

Durham
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Durham.

Unattached BMDs for Durham:


Death 1810
 

Durkin
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Durkin.

Dutson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dutson.

Dutton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dutton.

Unattached BMDs for Dutton:


Marriages 1915, 1933
 

Duxbury

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Duxbury.

Dwyer
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dwyer.

Dyche
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dyche.

Dyer
An occupational surname for someone involved in the dyeing trade.

See Lister

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dyer.

Dyson
The surname originated in the Linthwaite area of the Colne valley.

Christopher Dyson is recorded at Sowerby in 1539.

Like Mallinson and Tillotson, the name derives from a woman's name and means son of Dye or Dionisia.

There are over 160 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Dyson, as discussed in the Dyson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Dyson:


Marriages 1835, 1857, 1861, 1872, 1879, 1900, 1906, 1907, 1909, 1915, 1930, 1937, 1943; Deaths 1805, 1899, 1900, 1907
 

See Patronymic Surnames

E

Eacrod
A variant of the surname Akroyd

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Eacrod.

Eagland
Other forms of the surname include Eaglen, Eagling, Eglen and Eglin

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Eagland.

Eaglen
A variant of the surname Eagland

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Eaglen.

Eagles
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Eagles.

Eagling
A variant of the surname Eagland

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Eagling.

Eakrod
A variant of the surname Akroyd

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Eakrod.

Ealham
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ealham.

Eames
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Eames.

Earnshaw

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

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Earnshaw, as discussed in the Earnshaw Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Earnshaw:


Marriages 1874, 1896, 1906; Death 1900
 

See Shaw

East
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname East.

Eastburn
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Eastburn.

Easterby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Easterby.

Easton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Easton.

Unattached BMDs for Easton:


Marriage 1920
 

Eastwood

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 the Eastwood 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
 

Eaton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Eaton.

Unattached BMDs for Eaton:


Death 1900
 

Ebblewhite
A variant of the surname Hebblethwaite.

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ebblewhite.

Ebden
A variant of the surname Hebden

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ebden.

Ebdon
A variant of the surname Hebden

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ebdon.

Eccles

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Eccles.

Unattached BMDs for Eccles:


Marriage 1899
 

Eckersley

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Eckersley.

Eckroyd
A variant of the surname Akroyd

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Eckroyd.

Ecroyd
A variant of the surname Akroyd.

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout This was used by a branch of the family who moved to Lancashire

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ecroyd.

Eddison
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Eddison.

Eden
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Eden.

Edgerton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Edgerton.

Edgeworth
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Edgeworth.

Edleston
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Edleston.

Edmondson
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Edmondson.

Unattached BMDs for Edmondson:


Baptism 1819
 

Edmunds
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Edmunds.

Edmundson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Edmundson.

Edwards
The surname is patronymic and means the son of Edward.

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

Unattached BMDs for Edwards:


Marriages 1803, 1811, 1876, 1888, 1908, 1915, 1937, 1942; Deaths 1801, 1907
 

Egerton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Egerton.

Eggleston
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Eggleston.

Eglen
A variant of the surname Eagland

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Eglen.

Eglin
A variant of the surname Eagland

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Eglin.

Ekerode
A variant of the surname Akroyd

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ekerode.

Eland
A variant of the surname Elland.

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

Leising de Eland is recorded in the 1100s

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Eland. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Elgar
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Elgar.

Elland
Another form of the surname is Eland.

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

Originates in Elland.

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Elland.

Ellerton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ellerton.

Ellingford
An old form of the surname Illingworth

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ellingford.

Ellingworth
An old form of the surname Illingworth

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ellingworth.

Ellinsworth
An old form of the surname Illingworth

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ellinsworth.

Elliot
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Elliot.

Unattached BMDs for Elliot:


Marriage 1799
 

Elliott
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Elliott.

Ellis
There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ellis, as discussed in the Ellis Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Ellis:


Marriages 1901, 1902, 1907; Deaths 1808, 1899, 1907
 

Ellison
A variant of the surname Ellistones.

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

John Ellison is recorded at Bingley in 1672

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ellison.

See Patronymic Surnames

Elliston
A variant of the surname Ellistones.

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

Richard Elliston is recorded at Elland in 1524

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Elliston.

Ellistone
The surname is recorded in 1275

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ellistone.

Ellistones
Other forms of the surname include Ellison and Elliston.

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

Michael de Helistones is recorded at Sowerby in 1274.

The name originated in Ellistones, Greetland.

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ellistones.

Ellwood
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ellwood.

Elsworth
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Elsworth.

Emerson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Emerson.

Emmet
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Emmet.

Unattached BMDs for Emmet:


Marriage 1808
 

Emmett
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Emmett.

Unattached BMDs for Emmett:


Marriages 1909, 1940; Deaths 1801, 1835
 

Emmott
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Emmott.

Unattached BMDs for Emmott:


Marriage 1927
 

Empsall
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Empsall.

Unattached BMDs for Empsall:


Marriage 1907; Death 1907
 

Empson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Empson.

Emsley
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Emsley.

Unattached BMDs for Emsley:


Marriages 1861, 1933
 

England
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname England.

Unattached BMDs for England:


Marriage 1916
 

English
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname English.

Epton
A variant of the surname Hebden

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Epton.

Escott
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Escott.

Etherington
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Etherington.

Ettall
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ettall.

Evans
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Evans.

Unattached BMDs for Evans:


Marriages 1893, 1923
 

Evers
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Evers.

Unattached BMDs for Evers:


Marriage 1901
 

Exley

Around 1261, William de Ecclesley [b 1240] of Ecclesley, Southowram, son of William de Dewsbury, married Alice de Backhall. The spelling Eckylslay is recorded in 1293. John Eckylslay is recorded in 1420.

The name is derived from Exley.

See Back Hall, Exley

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Exley.

Unattached BMDs for Exley:


Marriage 1897
 

Eyre
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Eyre.

F

Fairbank
Other forms of the surname include Fairbanke and Fairbanks.

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

William Fairebank is recorded at Sowerby in 1492.

It has been suggested that some members of the family translated the name from Beaumont, or possibly from Lightcliffe.

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fairbank.

Unattached BMDs for Fairbank:


Marriages 1915, 1926
 

See Fairbank family of Halifax and Fairbank family of Lightcliffe

Fairbanke
A variant of the surname Fairbank

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fairbanke.

Fairbanks
A variant of the surname Fairbank

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fairbanks.

Fairbridge
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fairbridge.

Fairburn
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fairburn.

Fairclough
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fairclough.

Fairfax
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fairfax.

Falcon
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Falcon.

Faldingworth

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Faldingworth.

Faller
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Faller.

Fallon
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fallon.

Farmery
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Farmery.

Farnell
The surname is recorded in 1750.

It may mean a fern-covered hill

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Farnell.

Unattached BMDs for Farnell:


Baptism 1819; Marriages 1855, 1881, 1885; Deaths 1899, 1900
 

Farnish
A variant of the surname Furness

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Farnish.

Farrar
Other forms of the surname include Farrer, Farror, Farrour, Ferrar and Ferrer

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

There are over 160 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Farrar, as discussed in the Farrar Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Farrar:


Marriages 1864, 1876, 1877, 1879, 1883, 1891, 1897, 1899, 1906, 1907, 1908, 1918, 1935; Deaths 1835, 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Farren
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Farren.

Farrer
A variant of the surname Farrar

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

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Farrer, as discussed in the Farrer Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Farror
A variant of the surname Farrar

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Farror.

Farrour
A variant of the surname Farrar

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Farrour.

Farrow
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Farrow.

Unattached BMDs for Farrow:


Marriage 1896
 

Farsley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Farsley.

Faulkes
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Faulkes.

Faulkner
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Faulkner.

Favour
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Favour.

Fawcett
The Dictionary of English Surnames says that the surname may originate in Fawcett in Westmorland, Facit in Lancashire, or Fawsyde in East Lothian, though the local form of the surname probably comes from Forcett in the North Riding

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fawcett, as discussed in the Fawcett Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Fawcett:


Marriages 1805, 1807, 1866, 1896, 1914, 1957; Death 1907
 

Fawley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fawley.

Fawthorpe
A variant of the surname Fawthrop

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fawthorpe.

Fawthrop
Another form of the surname is Fawthorpe

George Redmonds writes that the name may originate in the Skipton district, and John Fawthropp is recorded at Midgley in 1573 and John Fawthorpe is recorded at Luddenden in 1642

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fawthrop, as discussed in the Fawthrop Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Fawthrop:


Marriages 1856, 1882, 1899
 

Fearnley
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fearnley. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Fearnley:


Marriages 1906, 1936
 

Fearnside
The surname recorded in 1503. Meaning a fern covered slope

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fearnside.

Unattached BMDs for Fearnside:


Death 1900
 

Feather
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Feather, as discussed in the Feather Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Feather:


Marriages 1871, 1880, 1962
 

Feber
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Feber.

Feilding
A variant of the surname Fielden

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Feilding.

Feltham
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Feltham.

Unattached BMDs for Feltham:


Marriage 1914
 

Felvus
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Felvus.

Fenton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fenton.

Unattached BMDs for Fenton:


Death 1900
 

Fenwick
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fenwick.

Ferguson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ferguson.

Ferrand
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ferrand.

Ferrar
A variant of the surname Farrar

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ferrar.

Ferrer
A variant of the surname Farrar

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ferrer.

Ferrett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ferrett.

Fidler
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fidler.

Unattached BMDs for Fidler:


Death 1900
 

Field

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Field. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Field:


Marriage 1863
 

Fielden
Other forms of the surname include Feilding, Fielding and Fieldsend.

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

There are over 160 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fielden, as discussed in the Fielden Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Fielden:


Marriages 1858, 1896, 1899, 1912, 1914, 1918, 1921
 

Fielder
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fielder.

Fielding
A variant of the surname Fielden

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

There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fielding, as discussed in the Fielding Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Fielding:


Baptism 1820; Marriages 1903, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1920, 1921, 1943; Death 1899
 

Fieldsend
A variant of the surname Fielden

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fieldsend.

Fillingham
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fillingham.

Finch
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Finch.

Unattached BMDs for Finch:


Marriage 1900
 

Finlayson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Finlayson.

Finlinson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Finlinson.

Finn
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Finn.

Finney
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Finney.

Finnigan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Finnigan.

Firth
Other forms of the surname include Frith, Freeth, Thrift, Fright, Freak, Freed, Freke, Frid, Freake, Fridd, Firks, Firk, Evilthrift, Frift, Fryd, and Vreede

There are over 130 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Firth, as discussed in the Firth Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Firth:


Marriages 1808, 1861, 1863, 1865, 1879, 1891, 1892, 1899, 1901, 1907, 1940; Death 1900
 

Fisher
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fisher, as discussed in the Fisher Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Fisher:


Marriage 1900; Death 1907
 

Fishwick
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fishwick.

Fitton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fitton.

Unattached BMDs for Fitton:


Marriage 1911
 

Fitzpatrick
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fitzpatrick.

Fixby

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fixby.

Flaherty
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Flaherty.

Unattached BMDs for Flaherty:


Marriage 1895; Death 1907
 

Flanagan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Flanagan.

Flannigan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Flannigan.

Flather

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Flather. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Flather:


Marriage 1899; Death 1907
 

Fleming
The surname means someone from Flanders and does not have a local origin

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fleming, as discussed in the Fleming Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Fleming:


Marriages 1856, 1858, 1863, 1880, 1900, 1906; Death 1899
 

Flemyng
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Flemyng.

Fletcher

There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fletcher, as discussed in the Fletcher Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Fletcher:


Marriages 1836, 1873, 1899, 1900, 1907; Deaths 1805, 1807
 

Flint
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Flint.

Unattached BMDs for Flint:


Marriage 1907
 

Flood
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Flood.

Flynn
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Flynn.

Unattached BMDs for Flynn:


Marriages 1906, 1923
 

Fogg
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fogg.

Unattached BMDs for Fogg:


Marriage 1926
 

Foley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Foley.

Fookes
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fookes.

Forbes
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Forbes.

Unattached BMDs for Forbes:


Death 1907
 

Ford
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ford.

Unattached BMDs for Ford:


Marriage 1907
 

Fordham
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fordham.

Foreman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Foreman.

Forness
A variant of the surname Furness

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Forness.

Forrest
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Forrest.

Forshaw
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Forshaw.

Fort
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fort.

Unattached BMDs for Fort:


Marriage 1890
 

Fortune
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fortune.

Unattached BMDs for Fortune:


Marriage 1885; Death 1805
 

Fossard
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fossard.

Unattached BMDs for Fossard:


Death 1826
 

Fossey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fossey.

Fostard
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fostard.

Foster
There are over 100 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Foster, as discussed in the Foster Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Foster:


Marriages 1812, 1835, 1836, 1857, 1876, 1881, 1883, 1888, 1907, 1909, 1934; Deaths 1835, 1899
 

Fothergill
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fothergill.

Fotheringham
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fotheringham.

Foulds

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Foulds.

Unattached BMDs for Foulds:


Marriages 1804, 1907
 

Fournes
A variant of the surname Furness

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fournes.

Fourness
A variant of the surname Furness

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fourness.

Fournis
A variant of the surname Furness

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fournis.

Fowler
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fowler.

Unattached BMDs for Fowler:


Marriages 1865, 1897
 

Fox

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

There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fox, as discussed in the Fox Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Fox:


Marriages 1835, 1906; Death 1810
 

Foxcroft

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Foxcroft.

France
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname France.

Unattached BMDs for France:


Marriages 1835, 1877, 1907, 1923
 

Frank
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Frank.

Frankland
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Frankland.

Unattached BMDs for Frankland:


Marriages 1886, 1887; Death 1900
 

Franklin
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Franklin.

Franks
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Franks.

Fraser
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fraser.

Frazer
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Frazer.

Freeman
There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Freeman, as discussed in the Freeman Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Freeman:


Marriages 1811, 1919
 

French
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname French.

Frobisher
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Frobisher.

Frost
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Frost.

Fry
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fry.

Unattached BMDs for Fry:


Marriages 1915, 1938
 

Fryer
There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fryer, as discussed in the Fryer Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Fulcher
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fulcher.

Fuller
An occupational surname for someone who fulled cloth.

The surname Fulur is mentioned in 1219, and Roger the Fuller is recorded at Rastrick in 1274.

Other surnames derived from this same occupation are found in other parts of the country: Walker is common in the north and west of England, Fuller in the south-east of England, and Tucker in the south-west of England

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Fuller.

Furness
Other forms of the surname include Farnish, Forness, Fournes, Fourness, Fournis, Furnish and Furniss.

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Furness, as discussed in the Furness Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Furness:


Marriage 1891
 

Furnish
A variant of the surname Furness

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Furnish.

Furniss
A variant of the surname Furness

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Furniss.

Unattached BMDs for Furniss:


Marriages 1880, 1907; Death 1811
 

G

Gaines
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gaines.

Gallagher
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gallagher.

Galloway
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Galloway.

Gamble
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gamble.

Unattached BMDs for Gamble:


Marriage 1914
 

Ganson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ganson.

Gardiner
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gardiner.

Gardner
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gardner.

Unattached BMDs for Gardner:


Marriages 1908, 1915, 1943
 

Gardom
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gardom.

Garfitt
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Garfitt.

Unattached BMDs for Garfitt:


Death 1907
 

Garforth
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Garforth.

Unattached BMDs for Garforth:


Marriages 1900, 1920; Death 1834
 

Garlick
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Garlick.

Unattached BMDs for Garlick:


Marriage 1915
 

Garner
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Garner.

Garnet
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Garnet.

Garnett

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Garnett.

Unattached BMDs for Garnett:


Marriages 1874, 1921; Death 1899
 

Garratt
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Garratt.

Garrett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Garrett.

Garsed
A variant of the surname Garside.

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

Jane Garsed is recorded in Halifax in 1576

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Garsed.

Unattached BMDs for Garsed:


Baptism 1842; Death 1805
 

Garside
Other forms of the surname include Garsed and Gartside.

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

James Garside is recorded at Old Lindley in 1609.

The name originates at Garside [or Gartside] in Lancashire

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Garside, as discussed in the Garside Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Garside:


Marriages 1907, 1911, 1918; Death 1907
 

Gartside
A variant of the surname Garside.

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

John de Gartside is recorded at Billington in 1379

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gartside.

Gascoigne

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gascoigne.

Gath
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gath.

Gaukrodger
A variant of the surname Gaukroger

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gaukrodger.

Unattached BMDs for Gaukrodger:


Marriages 1868, 1914
 

Gaukroger
Other forms of the surname include Gaukrodger and Gawkroger.

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

George Redmonds writes that the surname may have originated in Sowerby.

It is possibly derived from the Norse element gauk [a cuckoo or a left-handed or clumsy person] and rocher [rocks].

Other origins have been proposed.

There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gaukroger, as discussed in the Gaukroger Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Gaukroger:


Baptism 1819; Marriages 1886, 1899, 1938
 

See Gaukroger family and Platts surname

Gaunt
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gaunt.

Gawkrodger

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gawkrodger.

Gawkroger
A variant of the surname Gaukroger

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gawkroger.

Gawthorpe
Another form of the surname is Gawthrop

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gawthorpe.

Gawthrop
A variant of the surname Gawthorpe

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gawthrop.

Gay
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gay.

Unattached BMDs for Gay:


Marriage 1907
 

Gee
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gee.

Unattached BMDs for Gee:


Marriages 1845, 1868, 1907, 1920, 1944
 

Gelder
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gelder.

George
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname George.

Gernet
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gernet.

Gibb
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gibb.

Gibson
The surname is patronymic and means the son of Gib, a form of Gilbert.

There are over 80 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gibson, as discussed in the Gibson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Gibson:


Marriages 1804, 1806, 1867, 1871, 1873, 1885, 1906, 1907, 1920, 1936; Death 1900
 

Gidley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gidley.

Gill

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

There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gill, as discussed in the Gill Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Gill:


Marriages 1863, 1883, 1931; Deaths 1835, 1899
 

Gillam
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gillam.

Gillibrand
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gillibrand.

Gillmor
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gillmor.

Girdler
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Girdler.

Gladding
A variant of the surname Gledhill

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gladding.

Gladwin
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gladwin.

Glasse
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Glasse.

Gleadall
A variant of the surname Gledhill

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gleadall.

Gleadell
A variant of the surname Gledhill

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gleadell.

Gleaden
A variant of the surname Gledhill

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gleaden.

Gleadhall
A variant of the surname Gledhill

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gleadhall.

Gleadhill
A variant of the surname Gledhill

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gleadhill.

Gleadle
A variant of the surname Gledhill

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gleadle.

Gleadon
A variant of the surname Gledhill

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gleadon.

Gledall
A variant of the surname Gledhill

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gledall.

Gledden
A variant of the surname Gledhill

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gledden.

Gledhall
A variant of the surname Gledhill

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gledhall.

Gledhill
Other forms of the surname include Gladding, Gleadall, Gleadell, Gleaden, Gleadhall, Gleadhill, Gleadle, Gleadon, Gledall, Gledden, Gledhall and Gleidhill.

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

Recorded in 1275. May be derived from the old name from Beacon Hill, or, more generally

the hill of the kites

The arms of the Gledhill family – as depicted at Barkisland Hall – depicts the red kite, the gled.

There are over 170 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gledhill, as discussed in the Gledhill Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Gledhill:


Baptism 1842; Marriages 1835, 1861, 1867, 1874, 1887, 1894, 1896, 1903, 1907, 1909, 1975; Deaths 1805, 1835, 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Gleidhill
An old form of the surname Gledhill

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gleidhill.

Glendenning
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Glendenning.

Unattached BMDs for Glendenning:


Marriages 1884, 1921
 

Glendinning
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Glendinning.

Unattached BMDs for Glendinning:


Marriage 1806
 

Glover
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Glover.

Goddard
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Goddard.

Unattached BMDs for Goddard:


Baptism 1826
 

Godfrey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Godfrey.

Unattached BMDs for Godfrey:


Marriages 1914, 1924
 

Godley
Other forms of the surname include Godly and Goodley

Henry Godley is recorded at Sowerby in 1275, Eva of Godley is recorded at Godley in 1307 and John de Godlay is recorded at Rishworth in 1379.

The name may have originated in Godley, Rishworth

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Godley.

Godly
A variant of the surname Godley

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Godly.

Gold
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gold.

Goldthorp
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Goldthorp.

Goldthorpe
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Goldthorpe.

Gomersall
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gomersall.

Gooch
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gooch.

Goodaire
Other forms of the surname include Gooder, Goodier and Goodyear

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Goodaire.

Unattached BMDs for Goodaire:


Marriage 1907
 

Goodall
Another form of the surname is Goodhall

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Goodall.

Unattached BMDs for Goodall:


Marriage 1917; Death 1907
 

Gooder
A variant of the surname Goodaire

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gooder.

Unattached BMDs for Gooder:


Death 1907
 

Goodfellow
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Goodfellow.

Unattached BMDs for Goodfellow:


Marriage 1882; Death 1861
 

Goodger
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Goodger.

Goodhall
A variant of the surname Goodall

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Goodhall.

Goodier
A variant of the surname Goodaire

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Goodier.

Goodley
A variant of the surname Godley

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Goodley.

Goodman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Goodman.

Goodwin
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Goodwin.

Unattached BMDs for Goodwin:


Death 1907
 

Goodyear
A variant of the surname Goodaire

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Goodyear.

Unattached BMDs for Goodyear:


Birth 1887; Death 1907
 

Gordon
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gordon.

Gore
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gore.

Unattached BMDs for Gore:


Marriage 1912
 

Gorman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gorman.

Gosling
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gosling.

Gothard
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gothard.

Gott
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gott.

Goucke
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Goucke.

Gough
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gough.

Unattached BMDs for Gough:


Marriage 1907
 

Graham
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Graham.

Unattached BMDs for Graham:


Marriages 1802, 1912
 

Grandage
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Grandage.

Unattached BMDs for Grandage:


Marriage 1907
 

Grange
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Grange.

Granger
An occupational surname given to someone who was in charge of a grange There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Granger.

Grant
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Grant.

Grattan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Grattan.

Grave
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Grave.

Gravenor
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gravenor.

Graves
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Graves.

Gray
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gray. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Gray:


Marriage 1900
 

Graydon
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Graydon.

Unattached BMDs for Graydon:


Marriages 1892, 1896, 1906, 1917
 

Greame
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Greame.

Greatorex
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Greatorex.

Greaves
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Greaves. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Greaves:


Marriages 1805, 1893, 1913
 

Green
There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Green, as discussed in the Green Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Green:


Marriages 1810, 1862, 1877, 1886, 1907, 1915, 1930; Death 1907
 

Greenfield

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Greenfield.

Greenhalgh
Another form of the surname is Greenhough.

George Redmonds writes that the name originated in Lancashire and arrived in the Halifax area in the 1400s.

Henry Greneall is recorded at Hipperholme in 1461 and William Grenhalgh at Heptonstall in 1538

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Greenhalgh.

Unattached BMDs for Greenhalgh:


Marriages 1912, 1915
 

Greenhough
A variant of the surname Greenhalgh

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Greenhough.

Greening
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Greening.

Greenroyd

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Greenroyd.

Unattached BMDs for Greenroyd:


Marriage 1805
 

Greenwood

John del Grenewode is recorded in 1275, and is said to descend from Wyomarus de Greenwode who established his home at what is now Greenwood Lee in 1154. William of Grenewode is recorded in 1439 as holding land and tenements called Leyrynge – or Learings – at Heptonstall.

By 1672, there were 90 Greenwoods in and around Heptonstall.

There are over 490 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Greenwood, as discussed in the Greenwood Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Greenwood:


Baptisms 1819, 1820, 1826, 1835; Marriages 1583, 1799, 1805, 1809, 1810, 1825, 1835, 1840, 1849, 1853, 1857, 1862, 1865, 1869, 1873, 1882, 1883, 1885, 1886, 1889, 1890, 1891, 1892, 1893, 1894, 1895, 1896, 1897, 1899, 1900, 1903, 1904, 1905, 1906, 1907, 1908, 1912, 1914, 1915, 1919, 1921, 1927, 1929, 1931, 1936, 1940; Deaths 1805, 1835, 1837, 1889, 1899, 1900, 1907; Death 1883; Death 1929
 

Later recorded as Grenewod and Grenewodde

Gregan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gregan.

Gregory
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gregory.

Unattached BMDs for Gregory:


Marriages 1808, 1907
 

Gregson
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gregson.

Unattached BMDs for Gregson:


Marriages 1869, 1893, 1896; Death 1907
 

Grice
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Grice.

Griffin
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Griffin.

Griffiths
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Griffiths.

Grime
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Grime.

Grimmett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Grimmett.

Grimshaw

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Grimshaw.

Unattached BMDs for Grimshaw:


Marriage 1811
 

Grindrod
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Grindrod.

Unattached BMDs for Grindrod:


Marriage 1894
 

Groom
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Groom.

Unattached BMDs for Groom:


Marriages 1890, 1907, 1916
 

Grummett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Grummett.

Grundy
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Grundy.

Unattached BMDs for Grundy:


Death 1899
 

Gudgeon
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gudgeon.

Guest
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Guest.

Unattached BMDs for Guest:


Marriage 1903
 

Guthrie
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Guthrie.

Gybson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Gybson.

H

Habergham
Although not a local surname, having originated at Habergham Eaves in Lancashire, several people with the name are recorded in the district.

The name is pronounced Habbergam.

There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Habergham, as discussed in the Habergham Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Hack
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hack.

Hackett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hackett.

Hacking
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hacking.

Hadley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hadley.

Hadwen
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hadwen, as discussed in the Hadwen Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Haggas
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Haggas.

Haggerty
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Haggerty.

Haggis
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Haggis.

Hague
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hague.

Haigh
The surname is derived from hage and the element haigh.

Roger del Hagh is recorded at Elland in 1344.

There are over 170 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Haigh, as discussed in the Haigh Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Haigh:


Marriages 1800, 1885, 1886, 1888, 1891, 1892, 1899, 1900, 1907, 1912, 1916, 1920, 1934, 1936; Deaths 1808, 1875, 1899, 1900, 1907
 

See Reuben Haigh

Hailey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hailey.

Hailstone
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hailstone.

Hainsworth
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hainsworth.

Unattached BMDs for Hainsworth:


Marriage 1917; Death 1907
 

Haking
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Haking.

Haldesworth
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Haldesworth.

Haldeworth
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Haldeworth.

Haley

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Haley. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Haley:


Marriages 1856, 1861, 1862, 1901
 

Halifax
The surname originates in the district.

George Redmonds writes that Henry de Halifax is recorded at Sowerby in 1274

Thomas Waterhouse dropped the name Waterhouse and was known as Thomas Hallifax

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Halifax.

Hall

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 Hall, as discussed in the Hall Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Hall:


Baptism 1834; Marriages 1862, 1894, 1907; Death 1900
 

Hallas
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hallas.

Hallawell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hallawell.

Unattached BMDs for Hallawell:


Marriage 1914
 

Haller
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Haller.

Hallett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hallett.

Hallewell
A variant of the surname Helliwell

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hallewell.

Unattached BMDs for Hallewell:


Death 1835
 

Halliday
The surname originated in Scotland.

It was probably given to someone who was born on Christmas Day, Easter Day or some other holy day or feast day

There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Halliday, as discussed in the Halliday Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Halliday:


Marriage 1912
 

Halliwell
A variant of the surname Helliwell

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Halliwell.

Unattached BMDs for Halliwell:


Death 1872
 

Hallos
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hallos.

Unattached BMDs for Hallos:


Marriage 1899
 

Hallowell
A variant of the surname Helliwell

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hallowell.

Unattached BMDs for Hallowell:


Marriage 1899
 

Hallsworth
A variant of the surname Holdsworth

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hallsworth.

Halmshaw
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Halmshaw.

Halstead

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

There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Halstead, as discussed in the Halstead Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Halstead:


Marriages 1890, 1893, 1900, 1907, 1912, 1939; Deaths 1897, 1900
 

Halsworth
A variant of the surname Holdsworth

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Halsworth.

Hamer
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hamer, as discussed in the Hamer Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Hamer:


Marriage 1824
 

Hamerton
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hamerton.

Unattached BMDs for Hamerton:


Marriage 1825
 

Hamilton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hamilton.

Hamm
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hamm.

Hammerton
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hammerton.

Hammond
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hammond.

Unattached BMDs for Hammond:


Marriage 1907
 

Hamnett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hamnett.

Hampson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hampson.

Hand
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hand.

Handley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Handley.

Hanley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hanley.

Unattached BMDs for Hanley:


Marriage 1891
 

Hannam
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hannam.

Hanson
One source of the surname was in 1377, when John de Rastrick, son of Hans or Henry de Rastrick, changed his name and is recorded as John Hanson.

It has been suggested that he did this do avoid confusion with his grandfather, John de Rastrick.

There are over 150 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hanson, as discussed in the Hanson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Hanson:


Baptism 1834; Marriages 1725, 1804, 1808, 1852, 1883, 1907, 1910, 1913, 1915, 1934, 1942; Deaths 1804, 1900, 1907
 

See Patronymic Surnames

Harcourt
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Harcourt.

Hardacre
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hardacre.

Hardaker
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hardaker.

Hardcastle
The surname may originate in Hardcastle Crags, meaning either impregnable stronghold or herdsman's home

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hardcastle.

Unattached BMDs for Hardcastle:


Marriage 1907
 

Hardgrave
A variant of the surname Hargreaves

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hardgrave.

Hardgraves
A variant of the surname Hargreaves

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hardgraves.

Hardie
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hardie.

Harding
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Harding.

Unattached BMDs for Harding:


Marriage 1899
 

Hardisty
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hardisty.

Hardman

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hardman.

Hardwick
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hardwick.

Unattached BMDs for Hardwick:


Marriage 1898
 

Hardy

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hardy. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Hardy:


Deaths 1898, 1907
 

Hare
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hare.

Harewood
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Harewood.

Harger
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Harger.

Hargrave
A variant of the surname Hargreaves

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hargrave.

Hargraves
A variant of the surname Hargreaves

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hargraves.

Unattached BMDs for Hargraves:


Death 1834
 

Hargreave
A variant of the surname Hargreaves

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hargreave.

Hargreaves
Other forms of the surname include Hardgrave, Hardgraves, Hargrave, Hargraves and Hargreave.

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

George Redmonds writes that the name originated in the Burnley area

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hargreaves, as discussed in the Hargreaves Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Hargreaves:


Marriages 1577, 1859, 1887, 1899, 1901, 1913
 

Harker
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Harker.

Unattached BMDs for Harker:


Marriage 1896
 

Harkness
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Harkness.

Harley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Harley.

Harman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Harman.

Harper

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Harper.

Unattached BMDs for Harper:


Marriages 1874, 1912, 1944
 

Harrington
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Harrington.

Harris
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Harris.

Unattached BMDs for Harris:


Marriage 1873
 

Harrison
The surname is patronymic and means the son of Harry, a form of Henry.

There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Harrison, as discussed in the Harrison Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Harrison:


Marriages 1889, 1898, 1907; Deaths 1808, 1907
 

Harrop
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Harrop.

Unattached BMDs for Harrop:


Marriage 1907
 

Hart
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hart.

Hartley
The surname has roots locally and in South Yorkshire.

George Redmonds writes that William de Herteley is recorded at Sowerby in 1297, John Hertlay is recorded at Langfield in 1379, and Roger Hartley is recorded at Southowram in 1516.

There are over 190 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hartley, as discussed in the Hartley Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Hartley:


Baptism 1857; Marriages 1806, 1854, 1873, 1877, 1883, 1886, 1893, 1896, 1897, 1900, 1902, 1908, 1909, 1918, 1920; Deaths 1805, 1808, 1835, 1896
 

Hartnett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hartnett.

Harvey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Harvey.

Harwood
There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Harwood, as discussed in the Harwood Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Harwood:


Marriages 1871, 1874, 1890, 1940
 

Haslam
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Haslam.

Haslem
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Haslem.

Hatch
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hatch.

Hatton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hatton.

Unattached BMDs for Hatton:


Marriage 1900
 

Hauworth
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hauworth.

Hawkins
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hawkins.

Unattached BMDs for Hawkins:


Marriages 1896, 1904
 

Hawkyard
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hawkyard.

Haworth
Other forms of the surname include Hayworth, Howarth and Howorth

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Haworth.

Unattached BMDs for Haworth:


Marriage 1889
 

Haxby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Haxby.

Hay
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hay.

Unattached BMDs for Hay:


Marriage 1835
 

Hayden
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hayden.

Hayes
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hayes.

Unattached BMDs for Hayes:


Marriages 1891, 1906
 

Hayley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hayley.

Hayne
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hayne.

Haywood
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Haywood.

Unattached BMDs for Haywood:


Marriage 1902
 

Hayworth
A variant of the surname Haworth

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hayworth.

Hazeltine
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hazeltine.

Hazlerigg
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hazlerigg.

Head
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Head.

Unattached BMDs for Head:


Marriage 1809
 

Heal
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Heal.

Heald
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Heald.

Healey
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Healey.

Unattached BMDs for Healey:


Marriage 1907
 

Heap

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

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Heap, as discussed in the Heap Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Heap:


Marriages 1805, 1882, 1941; Deaths 1900, 1907; Death 1905
 

Heaps
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Heaps.

Heath
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Heath.

Unattached BMDs for Heath:


Marriage 1877
 

Heaton
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Heaton, as discussed in the Heaton Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Heaton:


Marriages 1861, 1913
 

Hebble
A variant of the surname Hebblethwaite.

George Redmonds writes that John Hebell is recorded in Halifax in 1514.

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hebble.

Hebblethwaite
Other forms of the surname include Ebblewhite, Hebble, Hebblewhite and Hepplewhite. Forms of the name are recorded in 1581.

George Redmonds writes that the name originated at a place called Hebblethwaite near Sedbergh, Cumberland, and Thomas Hebyltwhayte is recorded at Northowram in 1539 and Robert Heblethwaite at Hipperholme in 1672.

Local occurrences are usually from Elland and Halifax.

The name is derived from hebble and thwaite, meaning a clearing by a bridge

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hebblethwaite, as discussed in the Hebblethwaite Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Hebblethwaite:


Marriages 1854, 1883
 

Hebblewhite
A variant of the surname Hebblethwaite

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hebblewhite.

Hebden
Other forms of the surname include Ebden, Ebdon, Epton, Hebdin, Hebdon, Hepden and Hepton.

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout The name has the same meaning as the element Hebden.

It is accepted that the surname originated in the village of Hebden, near Grassington in Wharfedale, North Yorkshire. This was a Saxon manor granted to Uchtred who became known as de Hebden. The male line died out in the early 15th century.

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hebden.

Hebdin
A variant of the surname Hebden

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hebdin.

Hebdon
A variant of the surname Hebden

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hebdon.

Hedley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hedley.

Heginbottom
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Heginbottom.

Hellawell
A variant of the surname Helliwell

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hellawell.

Unattached BMDs for Hellawell:


Marriage 1907
 

Hellewell
A variant of the surname Helliwell

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hellewell.

Unattached BMDs for Hellewell:


Deaths 1805, 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Helliwell
Other forms of the surname include Hallewell, Halliwell, Hallowell, Hellawell, Hellewell, Hellowell and Hollowell.

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

Recorded in 1297.

Probably means holy well, and may be derived specifically from the area of Priestley Green around Helliwell Syke Well.

The name is common in and around Todmorden

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

Unattached BMDs for Helliwell:


Marriages 1835, 1861, 1863, 1868, 1870, 1873, 1880, 1885, 1886, 1888, 1889, 1900, 1901, 1904, 1907, 1913, 1914, 1916, 1918, 1941; Deaths 1894, 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Hellowell
A variant of the surname Helliwell

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hellowell, as discussed in the Hellowell Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Hellowell:


Marriage 1868; Deaths 1899, 1900
 

Helm
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Helm.

Unattached BMDs for Helm:


Marriage 1809
 

Helme
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Helme.

Hemblys
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hemblys.

Hemingway

George Redmonds writes that Richard de Hemmyngway is recorded in 1309 and this suggests that Hemmyngway was a placename.

Further evidence suggests that this was a settlement in the Southowram area.

The name may mean someone who lives by Hemming's path, and Hemming or Hemmingr may be a personal name.

There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hemingway, as discussed in the Hemingway Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Hemingway:


Marriages 1570, 1805, 1808, 1853, 1863, 1923
 

Hempenstall
A variant of the surname Heptonstall

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hempenstall.

Hemsley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hemsley.

Hemstock
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hemstock.

Henchcliff
A variant of the surname Hinchliffe

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Henchcliff.

Henderson
The surname was given to a son of Hendry, a Scottish form of Henry

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Henderson.

See Patronymic Surnames

Henley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Henley.

Henry
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Henry.

Hensby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hensby.

Henson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Henson.

Unattached BMDs for Henson:


Marriage 1810
 

Hepden
A variant of the surname Hebden

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hepden.

Heppenstall
A variant of the surname Heptonstall

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Heppenstall.

Heppinstall
A variant of the surname Heptonstall

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Heppinstall.

Hepplewhite
A variant of the surname Hebblethwaite

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hepplewhite.

Heptinstall
A variant of the surname Heptonstall

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Heptinstall.

Hepton
A variant of the surname Hebden

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hepton.

Heptonstall
Other forms of the surname include Hempenstall, Heppenstall, Heppinstall and Heptinstall.

John de Heptonstall is recorded in 1296.

Obviously, the name comes from Heptonstall

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Heptonstall.

Hepworth
There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hepworth, as discussed in the Hepworth Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Hepworth:


Marriages 1858, 1870, 1879, 1882, 1895, 1901, 1907; Deaths 1897, 1907
 

Heron
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Heron.

Unattached BMDs for Heron:


Marriage 1886
 

Herring
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Herring.

Hervey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hervey.

Heseltine

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Heseltine.

Hesketh
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hesketh.

Heslop
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Heslop.

Hesselden

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hesselden.

Unattached BMDs for Hesselden:


Marriages 1880, 1912
 

Heton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Heton.

Hewitt
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hewitt.

Hewson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hewson.

Hey
The surname originated in Scammonden.

George Redmonds writes that Alan del Heye is recorded at Scammonden in 1333, and Robert del Heye is recorded at Barkisland in 1379

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hey, as discussed in the Hey Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Hey:


Marriage 1901
 

Heyhurst
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Heyhurst.

Heys
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Heys.

Heywood
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Heywood.

Unattached BMDs for Heywood:


Marriages 1900, 1906, 1907
 

Heyworth
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Heyworth.

Unattached BMDs for Heyworth:


Marriage 1909
 

Hibbert
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hibbert.

Hicks
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hicks.

Higgins

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Higgins.

Higginson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Higginson.

Higham
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Higham.

Highley
Another form of the surname is Hiley

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

George Redmonds writes that the name originated at High Lee, Luddenden.

There are various spellings. Hugh de Hilylee is recorded at Sowerby in 1331, Thomas Hilele is recorded at Sowerby in 1379, Thomas de Hylegh is recorded at Sowerby, Richard de Hylelegh is recorded at Clifton in 1391, Thomas Hyleleghe is recorded at Sowerby in 1456, Edward Hylelee is recorded at Sowerby in 1538 and Edward Hiley is recorded at Luddenden in 1642.

Branches of the family moved to Highley Hall, Clifton around 1390

There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Highley, as discussed in the Highley Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Highley:


Marriages 1884, 1912
 

Higson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Higson.

Hiley
A variant of the surname Highley

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hiley.

Unattached BMDs for Hiley:


Marriages 1895, 1899; Death 1907
 

Hill
There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hill, as discussed in the Hill Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Hill:


Marriages 1889, 1907, 1910, 1937; Deaths 1906, 1907
 

Hillman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hillman.

Hilton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hilton.

Unattached BMDs for Hilton:


Marriages 1893, 1910
 

Hinchcliffe
A variant of the surname Hinchliffe.

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hinchcliffe, as discussed in the Hinchcliffe Sidetrack.

Unattached BMDs for Hinchcliffe:


Marriages 1861, 1906, 1936
 

Hinchliff
A variant of the surname Hinchliffe

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hinchliff.

Hinchliffe
Other forms of the surname include Henchcliff, Hinchcliffe, Hinchliff, Hinchsliff, Inchcliffe and Inchliffe.

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

John de Hengeclif is recorded in 1324, and John Hinchliffe is recorded in 1633.

The name is said to originate in the Holmfirth area.

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hinchliffe, as discussed in the Hinchliffe Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Hinchliffe:


Marriages 1906, 1908; Death 1907
 

Hinchsliff
A variant of the surname Hinchliffe

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hinchsliff.

Hincklieff
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hincklieff.

Hind
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hind.

Unattached BMDs for Hind:


Marriage 1898
 

Hindle
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hindle.

Hines
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hines.

Unattached BMDs for Hines:


Marriage 1919
 

Hippon

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hippon.

Hippron

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hippron.

Hird
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hird.

Unattached BMDs for Hird:


Marriage 1912
 

Hirst

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

There are over 100 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hirst, as discussed in the Hirst Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Hirst:


Baptisms 1810, 1910; Marriages 1852, 1853, 1855, 1868, 1881, 1884, 1891, 1896, 1898, 1900, 1913, 1918, 1950, 1975; Deaths 1906, 1907
 

Hirstwood
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hirstwood.

Hiscoe
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hiscoe.

Hitchen

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

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hitchen, as discussed in the Hitchen Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Hitchen:


Marriages 1860, 1874, 1885, 1892, 1895, 1906, 1907, 1911, 1915, 1936; Deaths 1899, 1900
 

Hitchin
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hitchin.

Hoare
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hoare.

Unattached BMDs for Hoare:


Marriage 1906
 

Hoatson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hoatson.

Hobbs
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hobbs.

Unattached BMDs for Hobbs:


Marriage 1907
 

Hobson
The surname was given to a son of Hobb, like Rob and Dob, a familiar form of Robert

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hobson.

Unattached BMDs for Hobson:


Marriage 1889
 

See Patronymic Surnames

Hodgkinson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hodgkinson.

Hodgson

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

There are over 90 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hodgson, as discussed in the Hodgson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Hodgson:


Marriages 1872, 1884, 1886, 1907, 1914; Deaths 1835, 1907; Death 1949
 

See Patronymic Surnames

Hoey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hoey.

Unattached BMDs for Hoey:


Marriage 1900
 

Hogan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hogan.

Hogarth
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hogarth.

Hogg
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hogg.

Hoggart
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hoggart.

Hogge
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hogge.

Hoile
An old form of the surname Hoyle

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hoile.

Holcroft
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Holcroft.

Holden

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

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Holden, as discussed in the Holden Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Holden:


Marriages 1803, 1810, 1874, 1895; Deaths 1804, 1810, 1899
 

Holder
A local form of the surname Holdsworth

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Holder.

Unattached BMDs for Holder:


Marriage 1923
 

Holding

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Holding.

Holdroyd
A variant of the surname Holroyd

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Holdroyd.

Unattached BMDs for Holdroyd:


Marriage 1725
 

Holdsworth
Other forms of the surname include Hallsworth, Halsworth, Holder and Houldsworth.

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

George Redmonds writes that Assolf de Haldeuurthe is recorded at Sowerby in 1200, and William Haldysworth is recorded at Northowram in 1447.

The name originates in Holdsworth

There are over 130 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Holdsworth, as discussed in the Holdsworth Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Holdsworth:


Marriages 1885, 1888, 1897, 1907, 1916; Deaths 1835, 1855, 1900, 1907
 

See John son of Essolf de Holdsworth

Hole
An old form of the surname Hoyle

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hole.

Holgate
Other forms of the surname include Howgate and Howlgate.

Thomas de Holgate is recorded in 1274 when he was fined 40/- for

partaking of a joint of deer stolen near Crimsworth Bottom

Derived from hollow and gate and meaning a road in a hollow, or a road to the Hall

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Holgate, as discussed in the Holgate Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Holgate:


Baptism 1819; Marriages 1872, 1873
 

Holland
There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Holland, as discussed in the Holland Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Holland:


Marriages 1829, 1895, 1905, 1921; Death 1899
 

Hollas
Another form of the surname is Hollos. The surname identified someone who lived near holly bushes.

Early records of the name are found in Nottinghamshire

There are over 130 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hollas, as discussed in the Hollas Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Hollas:


Marriages 1899, 1907, 1943; Death 1899
 

Holliday
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Holliday.

Hollindrak
A variant of the surname Hollingrake

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hollindrak.

Hollindrake
A variant of the surname Hollingrake

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hollindrake.

Hollingdrake
A variant of the surname Hollingrake

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hollingdrake.

Unattached BMDs for Hollingdrake:


Marriages 1889, 1911
 

Hollingrake
Other forms of the surname include Hollindrak, Hollindrake, Hollingdrake and Hollinrake.

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

Adam del Holirakes is recorded in 1275.

Uses the elements holling and rake and means a valley with holly

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hollingrake.

Unattached BMDs for Hollingrake:


Marriage 1857
 

Hollingsworth
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hollingsworth.

Unattached BMDs for Hollingsworth:


Marriage 1914
 

Hollingworth

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hollingworth.

Hollinrake
A variant of the surname Hollingrake

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hollinrake, as discussed in the Hollinrake Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Hollinrake:


Marriages 1886, 1896, 1909; Death 1835; Death 1883
 

Hollis
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hollis.

Hollos
A variant of the surname Hollas. There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hollos.

Hollowell
A variant of the surname Helliwell

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hollowell.

Hollows
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hollows.

Holme
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Holme.

Holmes

George Redmonds writes that the surname had its origins in the Haworth / Oxenhope area, and is derived from the element Holme, meaning a water meadow. Robert de Holmes is recorded at Haworth in 1379, William Holmes is recorded in Halifax in 1524 and John Holmes is recorded at Barkisland in 1672.

There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Holmes, as discussed in the Holmes Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Holmes:


Baptism 1810; Marriages 1875, 1884, 1909, 1920, 1931, 1940; Deaths 1900, 1907
 

Holroyd
Other forms of the surname include Holdroyd, Holroyde, Howlroyd, Howroyd and Oldroyd.

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

William de Howlroyde is recorded at Barkisland in 1272, and William del Holrode is recorded at Sowerby in 1331.

The name probably originated in Barkisland – see Howroyd Hall, Barkisland.

Derived from hole and royd and means clearing by a hollow.

There are over 140 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Holroyd, as discussed in the Holroyd Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Holroyd:


Baptisms 1842, 1856; Marriages 1897, 1900, 1906, 1907, 1912, 1932; Deaths 1899, 1907
 

Holroyde
A variant of the surname Holroyd

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Holroyde.

Unattached BMDs for Holroyde:


Marriages 1901, 1923; Deaths 1804, 1805, 1835, 1900
 

Holstead
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Holstead.

Holt
Another form of the surname is Hoult

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

There are over 90 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Holt, as discussed in the Holt Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Holt:


Marriages 1807, 1855, 1876, 1889, 1910; Deaths 1805, 1899, 1900
 

Homer
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Homer.

Homfray
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Homfray.

Hoole
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hoole.

Hooson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hooson.

Unattached BMDs for Hooson:


Marriages 1835, 1874, 1878, 1901; Death 1907
 

Hope
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hope.

Unattached BMDs for Hope:


Marriages 1834, 1920
 

Hopkins
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hopkins.

Unattached BMDs for Hopkins:


Marriage 1905
 

Hopkinson
The surname is patronymic and means the son of Hopkin, a diminutive form of Robert.

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hopkinson, as discussed in the Hopkinson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Hopkinson:


Marriages 1861, 1906, 1928; Death 1907
 

Hoppey

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hoppey.

Hopwood
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hopwood.

Unattached BMDs for Hopwood:


Marriage 1810
 

Horn
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Horn.

Unattached BMDs for Horn:


Marriages 1865, 1885
 

Hornby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hornby.

Horne
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Horne.

Unattached BMDs for Horne:


Death 1900
 

Horner
There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Horner, as discussed in the Horner Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Horner:


Marriages 1889, 1908, 1910; Death 1907
 

Hornsby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hornsby.

Hornsey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hornsey.

Horrocks-Taylor
The surname is a branch of the Taylor family descended from Moses Horrocks Taylor.

A member of the Horrocks family living in Rochdale had a large number of daughters but no sons. In order that the surname should survive he insisted that the girls should retain the name Horrocks after their marriage.

The hyphenated form emerged in the 1950s-1960s

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Horrocks Taylor.

Horsefall
A variant of the surname Horsfall

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Horsefall.

Unattached BMDs for Horsefall:


Marriage 1805
 

Horsefield
A variant of the surname Horsfall

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Horsefield.

Horsfall
Other forms of the surname include Horsefall, Horsefield and Horsfield

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

Recorded in 1270. William of the Horsfall is recorded at Heptonstall in 1316.

Derived from Horsfall

There are over 140 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Horsfall, as discussed in the Horsfall Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Horsfall:


Baptism 1835; Marriages 1887, 1907, 1911, 1939; Deaths 1900, 1907
 

Horsfield
A variant of the surname Horsfall.

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout Recorded in 1710

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Horsfield.

Unattached BMDs for Horsfield:


Marriages 1840, 1907, 1920; Death 1907
 

Horsford

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Horsford.

Horsley

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Horsley.

Horsman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Horsman.

Unattached BMDs for Horsman:


Death 1900
 

Horton

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

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Horton, as discussed in the Horton Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Hough
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hough.

Unattached BMDs for Hough:


Marriage 1888
 

Houghton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Houghton.

Unattached BMDs for Houghton:


Marriages 1907, 1921
 

Houlden

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Houlden.

Unattached BMDs for Houlden:


Marriage 1879
 

Houldsworth
A variant of the surname Holdsworth

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Houldsworth.

Unattached BMDs for Houldsworth:


Marriages 1861, 1908
 

Hoult
A variant of the surname Holt

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hoult.

Houseman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Houseman.

Hovenden

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hovenden.

Hovey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hovey.

Howard
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Howard.

Unattached BMDs for Howard:


Marriage 1899
 

Howarth
A variant of the surname Haworth

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

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

Unattached BMDs for Howarth:


Marriages 1866, 1876, 1878, 1879, 1890, 1891, 1899, 1903, 1907, 1913, 1919, 1940, 1957; Deaths 1879, 1899, 1900
 

Howe
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Howe.

Unattached BMDs for Howe:


Marriage 1916
 

Howell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Howell.

Howgate
A variant of the surname Holgate

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Howgate.

Howlgate
A variant of the surname Holgate

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Howlgate.

Howlroyd
A variant of the surname Holroyd

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Howlroyd.

Howorth
A variant of the surname Haworth

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname .

Howroyd
A variant of the surname Holroyd.

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

See Howroyd Farm, Dulesgate, Howroyd Hall, Barkisland and Howroyd

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Howroyd.

Hoyel
An old form of the surname Hoyle

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hoyel.

Hoyland
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hoyland.

Unattached BMDs for Hoyland:


Marriage 1808
 

Hoyle
Other forms of the surname include Hoile, Hole, Hoyel, Hoyles and Hoylle.

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

Thomas de Hoyle is recorded at Soyland in 1246 and Henry att Hoyle is recorded in 1379.

The name is derived from the local pronunciation of hole, meaning a hole or hollow.

In an article in The Scrivener [September 2012], John W. Hoyle disputes this origin of the surname, and suggests that Thomas was a descendant of Hoel, the son of the Duke of Brittany.

The surname is found across the Halifax, Soyland & Elland districts.

There are over 180 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hoyle, as discussed in the Hoyle Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Hoyle:


Marriages 1792, 1793, 1798, 1806, 1807, 1809, 1810, 1812, 1824, 1863, 1865, 1869, 1871, 1872, 1876, 1897, 1899, 1900, 1905, 1907, 1915, 1916, 1920, 1940, 1941, 1972, 1975; Deaths 1848, 1899, 1900, 1907
 

See Hoyle House, Lightcliffe and Hoyle families

Hoyles
A variant of the surname Hoyle

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hoyles.

Hoylle
An old form of the surname Hoyle

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hoylle.

Hubbard
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hubbard.

Unattached BMDs for Hubbard:


Marriage 1907
 

Hudson
The surname was given to a son of Hudde, a form of Hugh

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hudson, as discussed in the Hudson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Hudson:


Marriages 1810, 1888, 1899, 1908, 1919, 1923
 

See Patronymic Surnames

Hughes
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hughes. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Hughes:


Marriages 1895, 1942
 

Huish
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Huish.

Hulme
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hulme.

Humphreys
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Humphreys.

Hunsworth
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hunsworth.

Hunt
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hunt.

Unattached BMDs for Hunt:


Marriage 1896
 

Hunter
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hunter.

Unattached BMDs for Hunter:


Marriage 1907
 

Huntriss
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Huntriss.

HÜPpler
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname HÜPpler.

Hurst
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hurst.

Hutchins
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hutchins.

Hutchinson
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hutchinson, as discussed in the Hutchinson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Hutchinson:


Baptism 1834; Marriages 1907, 1913; Death 1907
 

Hutton
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hutton.

Unattached BMDs for Hutton:


Marriages 1835, 1892; Death 1907
 

Hyde
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hyde.

Unattached BMDs for Hyde:


Marriage 1911
 

Hyslop
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Hyslop.

I

I'Anson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname I'Anson.

Ibberson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ibberson.

Ibbetson
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ibbetson.

Ibbotson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ibbotson.

Unattached BMDs for Ibbotson:


Marriage 1920; Death 1907
 

Illingsworth
A variant of the surname Illingworth

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Illingsworth.

Illingworth
Other forms of the surname include Ellingford, Ellingworth, Ellinsworth and Illingsworth.

George Redmonds writes that Adam de Ellingwrth is recorded at Shelf in 1268, Matthew de Illingworth is recorded in 1341, and John de Illyngworth is recorded at Ovenden in 1379.

Originated in the Illingworth district

There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Illingworth, as discussed in the Illingworth Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Illingworth:


Marriages 1909, 1918; Death 1907
 

Inchcliffe
A variant of the surname Hinchliffe

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Inchcliffe.

Inchliffe
A variant of the surname Hinchliffe

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Inchliffe.

Ingham

George Redmonds writes that the surname probably originated in Lincolnshire. Thomas de Ingham is recorded at Barton upon Humber/Southowram in 1424 & 1445, Laurence Yngham is recorded at Southowram in 1516, William Inghum is recorded in Halifax in 1591, and James Ingham is recorded at Luddenden in 1642.

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

Unattached BMDs for Ingham:


Baptism 1855; Marriages 1799, 1801, 1805, 1835, 1863, 1875, 1876, 1896, 1899, 1903, 1917, 1920, 1922, 1933; Deaths 1810, 1899, 1900
 

Ingle
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ingle.

Inglis
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Inglis.

Ingram
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ingram.

Inman

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Inman.

Unattached BMDs for Inman:


Marriage 1805
 

Iredale
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Iredale.

Unattached BMDs for Iredale:


Marriages 1889, 1897, 1905, 1907, 1918, 1923; Death 1906
 

Ireland

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ireland.

Irvin
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Irvin.

Unattached BMDs for Irvin:


Marriage 1897
 

Irvine
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Irvine.

Irving
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Irving.

Unattached BMDs for Irving:


Marriages 1852, 1900, 1907
 

Isles
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Isles.

Ismay
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ismay.

Ives
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ives.

Iveson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Iveson.

J

Jackman
Another form of the surname is Jakeman

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jackman.

Unattached BMDs for Jackman:


Marriages 1907, 1913
 

Jackson
The surname is patronymic and means the son of Jack, a form of John.

There are over 120 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jackson, as discussed in the Jackson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Jackson:


Births 1541, 1552; Baptisms 1593, 1595, 1617, 1618, 1691, 1718, 1719, 1721; Marriages 1577, 1578, 1590, 1592, 1835, 1855, 1869, 1902, 1907, 1910, 1924, 1930, 1947; Deaths 1810, 1899, 1907; Deaths 1620, 1638
 

Jacob
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jacob.

Jacobs
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jacobs.

Jagger
The surname comes from a jagger, an itinerant pedlar or drover of a packhorse team.

George Redmonds writes that John Jagher is recorded at Stainland in 1379, John Jagger is recorded at Elland in 1472, William Jagher is recorded at Stainland in 1545, and Jeremiah Jagger is recorded at New England in the 1630s.

There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jagger, as discussed in the Jagger Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Jagger:


Marriages 1833, 1852, 1879, 1884, 1897, 1904, 1907; Death 1907
 

Jakeman
A variant of the surname Jackman

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jakeman.

James
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname James.

Jamieson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jamieson.

Jardine
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jardine.

Jarry
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jarry.

Jarvis
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jarvis.

Unattached BMDs for Jarvis:


Marriage 1913
 

Jastrzębski
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jastrzębski.

Jebson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jebson.

Jeffery
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jeffery.

Jeffrey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jeffrey.

Jeffreys
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jeffreys.

Jenkins
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jenkins.

Unattached BMDs for Jenkins:


Marriages 1907, 1926
 

Jenkinson
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jenkinson.

Unattached BMDs for Jenkinson:


Marriages 1888, 1911
 

Jennings
There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jennings, as discussed in the Jennings Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Jennings:


Marriages 1872, 1899, 1936
 

Jepson
The surname is patronymic and means the son of Jep or Geb, a form of Geoffrey.

George Redmonds writes that John Jepson is recorded at Rishworth in 1402, Adam Jepson is recorded at Rishworth in 1430, Richard Gepson is recorded at Rastrick in 1492, John Jepson is recorded at Southowram in 1492 and Thomas Jepson is recorded in Halifax in 1672.

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jepson.

Unattached BMDs for Jepson:


Marriage 1871
 

Jessop
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jessop.

Unattached BMDs for Jessop:


Marriages 1899, 1907; Deaths 1835, 1900, 1907
 

Jevons
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jevons.

Jewson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jewson.

Job
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Job.

John
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname John.

Unattached BMDs for John:


Marriage 1907
 

Johnson
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Johnson, as discussed in the Johnson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Johnson:


Marriages 1835, 1874, 1893, 1894, 1899, 1907, 1908, 1911, 1920, 1929; Deaths 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Johnston
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Johnston.

Johnstone
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Johnstone.

Jones
There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jones, as discussed in the Jones Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Jones:


Marriages 1806, 1889, 1893, 1907, 1916, 1933; Deaths 1898, 1899
 

Jordan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jordan.

Jordon
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jordon.

Jowett
There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jowett, as discussed in the Jowett Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Jowett:


Marriages 1878, 1886, 1899, 1909; Deaths 1835, 1900, 1907
 

Joy
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Joy.

Unattached BMDs for Joy:


Marriage 1907
 

Jubb
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Jubb.

Unattached BMDs for Jubb:


Marriages 1810, 1862
 

Judson
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Judson.

Justice
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Justice.

K

Kay
The surname is probably derived from roots meaning left-handed, clumsy, or (Old Norse a jackdaw

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kay.

Unattached BMDs for Kay:


Marriage 1872
 

Kaye
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kaye, as discussed in the Kaye Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Kaye:


Marriages 1864, 1875, 1878, 1909; Death 1907
 

Kearney
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kearney.

Keating
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Keating.

Keegan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Keegan.

Keighley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Keighley.

Unattached BMDs for Keighley:


Marriages 1889, 1900
 

Keith
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Keith.

Unattached BMDs for Keith:


Marriage 1855
 

Kellett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kellett.

Kelly
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kelly.

Unattached BMDs for Kelly:


Marriage 1913; Death 1811
 

Kelsey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kelsey.

Kemp
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kemp.

Kendall

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kendall, as discussed in the Kendall Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Kendall:


Marriage 1907
 

Kennedy
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kennedy.

Unattached BMDs for Kennedy:


Marriage 1872
 

Kenny
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kenny.

Kent

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kent.

Kenworthy
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kenworthy.

Unattached BMDs for Kenworthy:


Marriages 1871, 1872; Death 1855
 

Kenyon
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kenyon.

Kerr
The surname comes from the Gaelic word cèarr meaning left-handed.

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kerr.

Unattached BMDs for Kerr:


Marriage 1931
 

Kerrod
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kerrod.

Kershaw
The surname originated in Kershaw.

Adam de Kyrkeschawe is recorded in 1307

There are over 150 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kershaw, as discussed in the Kershaw Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Kershaw:


Marriages 1882, 1884, 1896, 1903, 1906, 1935; Deaths 1860, 1898, 1907
 

See Shaw

Kettle
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kettle.

Unattached BMDs for Kettle:


Marriage 1875
 

Kettley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kettley.

Kidd
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kidd.

Unattached BMDs for Kidd:


Marriage 1898
 

Kiddle
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kiddle.

Kilkenny
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kilkenny.

King

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

There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname King, as discussed in the King Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for King:


Marriages 1815, 1861, 1900, 1903, 1907, 1919; Deaths 1805, 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Kinge
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kinge.

Kingsbury
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kingsbury.

Kingsford
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kingsford.

Kinsey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kinsey.

Kippax
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kippax.

Kirby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kirby.

Unattached BMDs for Kirby:


Marriage 1899; Deaths 1899, 1907
 

Kirk
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kirk.

Unattached BMDs for Kirk:


Marriage 1861; Death 1900
 

Kirkbride
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kirkbride.

Kirkbright
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kirkbright.

Kitchen
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kitchen, as discussed in the Kitchen Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Kitchen:


Baptism 1826; Marriages 1877, 1879
 

Kitchenman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kitchenman.

Kitchingman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kitchingman.

Kitley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kitley.

Kitson
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kitson, as discussed in the Kitson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Kitson:


Baptism 1842; Marriages 1810, 1859, 1914; Death 1907
 

See Patronymic Surnames

Knapton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Knapton.

Unattached BMDs for Knapton:


Marriages 1907, 1922
 

Knight
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Knight. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Knight:


Marriages 1907, 1911; Death 1907
 

Knott
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Knott.

Knowles
There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Knowles, as discussed in the Knowles Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Knowles:


Marriages 1800, 1804, 1870, 1907; Deaths 1804, 1899, 1900
 

Knox
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Knox.

Kyte
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Kyte.

L

Lacey
Another form of the surname is Lacey.

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lacey.

See Lacy family of Cromwellbottom and Lacy family of Todmorden

Lacy
Another form of the surname is Lacey

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

There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lacy, as discussed in the Lacy Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Lake
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lake.

Lakey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lakey.

Lamb
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lamb.

Lambert
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lambert.

Unattached BMDs for Lambert:


Marriages 1913, 1941; Death 1883
 

Lancaster
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lancaster.

Unattached BMDs for Lancaster:


Marriage 1810
 

Land
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Land.

Landale
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Landale.

Lane
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lane.

Unattached BMDs for Lane:


Death 1865
 

Langdale
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Langdale.

Langfield

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Langfield.

Langford
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Langford.

Langhorn
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Langhorn.

Langley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Langley.

Unattached BMDs for Langley:


Marriage 1904
 

Larkin
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Larkin.

Lassey
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lassey.

Unattached BMDs for Lassey:


Marriages 1865, 1877
 

Latham
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Latham.

Law
The local instances of the surname may have originated in Langfield.

George Redmonds writes that Hugh de la Lawe is recorded at Sowerby in 1298 and Robert Lawe is recorded at Langield in 1379.

The surname is still common in and around Todmorden

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

Unattached BMDs for Law:


Marriages 1804, 1861, 1875, 1876, 1899, 1913; Deaths 1807, 1899, 1900
 

Lawer
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lawer.

Unattached BMDs for Lawer:


Marriages 1920, 1921
 

Lawlor
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lawlor.

Lawrence
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lawrence.

Unattached BMDs for Lawrence:


Marriage 1928
 

Lawson

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lawson.

Unattached BMDs for Lawson:


Marriages 1805, 1810, 1858, 1894, 1911
 

See Patronymic Surnames

Lawton
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lawton.

Unattached BMDs for Lawton:


Marriage 1900
 

Laxton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Laxton.

Laycock
Other forms of the surname include Leacock and Lowcock

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Laycock, as discussed in the Laycock Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Laycock:


Marriages 1899, 1934
 

Layfield
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Layfield.

Unattached BMDs for Layfield:


Death 1899
 

Layton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Layton.

Lazenby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lazenby.

Lea
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lea.

Leach
Another form of the surname is Leech.

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

The name is said to come from the Old English word for a healer

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leach, as discussed in the Leach Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Leach:


Marriages 1899, 1906, 1911, 1951; Death 1812
 

Leacock
Other forms of the surname include Leacock and Lowcock

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leacock.

Leah

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leah.

Learoyd
The surname is recorded in 1324. The name is probably derived from ley and royd

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Learoyd.

Leary
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leary.

Leather
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leather.

Unattached BMDs for Leather:


Death 1907
 

Leaver
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leaver.

Ledgard
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ledgard.

Lee

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

There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lee, as discussed in the Lee Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Lee:


Marriages 1850, 1859, 1867, 1883, 1884, 1885, 1891, 1899, 1902, 1906, 1922, 1939; Death 1907
 

Leech
A variant of the surname Leach

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leech.

Leek
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leek.

Leeming
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leeming.

Unattached BMDs for Leeming:


Marriages 1854, 1861
 

Lees
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lees. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Lees:


Marriages 1806, 1811, 1861, 1883, 1886, 1935; Deaths 1801, 1809, 1899, 1900
 

Leggett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leggett.

Leigh
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leigh.

Leighton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leighton.

Lemm
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lemm.

Leonard
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leonard.

Leppington
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leppington.

Letten
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Letten.

Lever
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lever.

Lewin
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lewin.

Lewis
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lewis. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Lewis:


Marriages 1905, 1906
 

Lewthwaite
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lewthwaite.

Unattached BMDs for Lewthwaite:


Marriage 1923
 

Leyland
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Leyland.

Liddle
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Liddle.

Lightfoot
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lightfoot.

Lighting
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lighting.

Lightoller
A variant of the surname Lightowler

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lightoller.

Lightollers
A variant of the surname Lightowler

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lightollers.

Lightoulers
A variant of the surname Lightowler

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lightoulers.

Lightowler
Other forms of the surname include Lightoller, Lightollers, Lightoulers, Lightowlers and Lightowller.

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

The Lightowler form appeared around 1637.

The name probably originated in Lancashire in an area called Lightalders at the Littleborough end of Blackstone Edge.

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lightowler, as discussed in the Lightowler Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Lightowler:


Marriages 1861, 1899; Deaths 1900, 1907
 

See Light and Owler

Lightowlers
A variant of the surname Lightowler

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lightowlers.

Lightowller
A variant of the surname Lightowler

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lightowller.

Lightridge

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lightridge.

Liley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Liley.

Lilley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lilley.

Limb
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Limb.

Lindley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lindley.

Unattached BMDs for Lindley:


Death 1807
 

Lindsay
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lindsay.

Linfoot
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Linfoot.

Lingard
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lingard.

Unattached BMDs for Lingard:


Marriage 1888
 

Linsey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Linsey.

Linton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Linton.

Unattached BMDs for Linton:


Death 1907
 

Lipscomb
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lipscomb.

Lister
An Anglian occupational surname meaning a dyer, from the Middle English lit [to dye].

Ralph Litster is recorded in 1286, and Bate the Lister is recorded in 1298.

There are over 140 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lister, as discussed in the Lister Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Lister:


Marriages 1811, 1835, 1863, 1878, 1898, 1900, 1904, 1907, 1908; Deaths 1810, 1899
 

See Dyer, Dyeing, The Lister family and Lithairse

Little
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Little.

Littlefield
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Littlefield.

Littlewood
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Littlewood.

Unattached BMDs for Littlewood:


Death 1907
 

Livermore
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Livermore.

Liversedge
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Liversedge.

Livesay
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Livesay.

Livesey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Livesey.

Livingstone
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Livingstone.

Lizours
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lizours.

Lloyd
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lloyd.

Lochhead
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lochhead.

Unattached BMDs for Lochhead:


Marriage 1810
 

Lockwood
The surname originates in Lockwood, and is discussed in the book Halifax & District Surnames by George Redmonds.

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lockwood.

Unattached BMDs for Lockwood:


Marriages 1807, 1885, 1914; Deaths 1805, 1907
 

Lodge
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lodge.

Unattached BMDs for Lodge:


Marriages 1892, 1917; Death 1907
 

Lofthouse
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lofthouse.

Logan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Logan.

Lomas
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lomas.

Unattached BMDs for Lomas:


Marriages 1811, 1868, 1899
 

Lomax
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lomax.

Long
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Long.

Unattached BMDs for Long:


Marriage 1906
 

Longbotham
A variant of the surname Longbottom

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Longbotham.

Unattached BMDs for Longbotham:


Marriage 1810
 

Longbottom
Another form of the surname is Longbotham.

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

Richard Longboteham is recorded in 1379.

The name used the element bottom and means a long valley

There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Longbottom, as discussed in the Longbottom Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Longbottom:


Marriages 1861, 1866, 1901, 1904, 1921; Deaths 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Longstaff
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Longstaff.

Longthorpe
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Longthorpe.

Lonsdale
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lonsdale.

Lord
There are over 90 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lord, as discussed in the Lord Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Lord:


Marriages 1785, 1806, 1808, 1868, 1889, 1896, 1899, 1912, 1920, 1921, 1926; Death 1899; Death 1883
 

Lovell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lovell.

Lowcock
A variant of the surname Laycock

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lowcock.

Lowe
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lowe.

Unattached BMDs for Lowe:


Marriage 1937
 

Luca
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Luca.

Lucas
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lucas.

Unattached BMDs for Lucas:


Marriage 1861
 

Lucy

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lucy.

Ludgate
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ludgate.

Luke
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Luke.

Lum
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lum.

Unattached BMDs for Lum:


Marriage 1910
 

Lumb
The surname is recorded in 1307

There are over 150 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lumb, as discussed in the Lumb Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Lumb:


Marriages 1836, 1857, 1858, 1875, 1876, 1895, 1899, 1900, 1907, 1910, 1916, 1917, 1921; Deaths 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Lumby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lumby.

Lund
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lund.

Lundy
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lundy.

Lunn
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lunn.

Lupton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lupton.

Unattached BMDs for Lupton:


Marriage 1916
 

Luty
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Luty.

Lynch
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lynch.

Unattached BMDs for Lynch:


Marriage 1914
 

Lyon
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lyon.

Lyons
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Lyons.

Unattached BMDs for Lyons:


Marriage 1914
 

M

Macaulay
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Macaulay.

Macdonald
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Macdonald.

Unattached BMDs for Macdonald:


Marriage 1920
 

Macgregor
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Macgregor.

Machen
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Machen.

Macilwaine
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Macilwaine.

Mack
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mack.

Mackay
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mackay.

Mackenzie
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mackenzie.

Unattached BMDs for Mackenzie:


Marriage 1941
 

Mackie
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mackie.

Unattached BMDs for Mackie:


Marriage 1903
 

Mackintosh
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mackintosh.

Mackley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mackley.

Mackrell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mackrell.

Unattached BMDs for Mackrell:


Marriages 1878, 1886; Death 1907
 

Mackrill
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mackrill.

Maclean
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Maclean.

Madden
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Madden.

Unattached BMDs for Madden:


Death 1899
 

Maddocks
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Maddocks.

Madeley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Madeley.

Maden
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Maden.

Magee
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Magee.

Mageen
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mageen.

Magson
The surname is probably derived from Magge, a name recorded in the Court rolls held in Rastrick on 18th October 1315 when
Robert son of Magge

was fined for non-attendance at the Tourn.

See Magson House, Luddendenfoot

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Magson.

Unattached BMDs for Magson:


Marriage 1883; Death 1900
 

Maher
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Maher.

Mahon
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mahon.

Maine
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Maine.

Makin
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Makin.

Unattached BMDs for Makin:


Marriage 1835
 

Malkin
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Malkin.

Mallalieu
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mallalieu.

Mallinson
The surname probably originated in the Barkisland / Greetland / Stainland area.

John Malynessone is recorded in 1317.

Like Dyson and Tillotson, the name derives from a woman's name and means son of Matilda or Mary

There are over 200 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mallinson, as discussed in the Mallinson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Mallinson:


Marriages 1803, 1805, 1806, 1808, 1810, 1824, 1829, 1831, 1835, 1849, 1861, 1868, 1873, 1893, 1900; Deaths 1899, 1900
 

See Patronymic Surnames

Mallison
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mallison.

Mallyon
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mallyon.

Manger
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Manger.

Mangnall
A variant of the surname Mangold

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mangnall.

Mangnell
A variant of the surname Mangold which is found in East Lancashire.

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mangnell.

Mangold
Other forms of the surname include Mangnall, Mangnell, Mankland, Manknall, Manknell and Manks.

A topographical surname derived from Mankinholes

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mangold.

Mankland
A variant of the surname Mangold

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mankland.

Manknall
A variant of the surname Mangold

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Manknall.

Manknell
A variant of the surname Mangold which is found in East Lancashire.

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Manknell.

Manks
A variant of the surname Mangold

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Manks.

Manley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Manley.

Manly
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Manly.

Mann
The surname is derived from the word man, meaning a servant.

The man element is also used in extended forms, to mean someone who lives in a certain place, or someone who carried out a specific job, for example

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mann, as discussed in the Mann Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Mann:


Marriage 1864
 

Manning
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Manning.

Mansley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mansley.

Unattached BMDs for Mansley:


Marriages 1858, 1861, 1896; Death 1899
 

Mantle
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mantle.

March
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname March.

Marchant
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Marchant.

Marchetti
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Marchetti.

Margerison
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Margerison.

Unattached BMDs for Margerison:


Marriage 1907
 

Markham
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Markham.

Marks
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Marks.

Marland
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Marland.

Marsden
Another form of the surname is Marston

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

There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Marsden, as discussed in the Marsden Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Marsden:


Marriages 1856, 1862, 1871, 1888, 1907, 1912, 1918; Deaths 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Marsh
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Marsh. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Marsh:


Marriages 1888, 1941
 

Marshall

George Redmonds writes that the surname had no obvious origin in the district.

William Marshall is recorded at Southowram in 1456, John Marshall is recorded at Elland in 1524 and William Marshall is recorded at Elland in 1619.

There are over 120 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Marshall, as discussed in the Marshall Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Marshall:


Marriages 1840, 1873, 1882, 1884, 1889, 1899, 1901, 1902, 1913, 1921, 1926, 1935; Deaths 1899, 1907
 

Marsland
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Marsland.

Unattached BMDs for Marsland:


Marriages 1840, 1861, 1865
 

Marston
A variant of the surname Marsden

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Marston.

Martin
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Martin. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Martin:


Marriages 1792, 1907, 1936
 

Maslen
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Maslen.

Mason
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mason.

Unattached BMDs for Mason:


Marriages 1919, 1922; Death 1899
 

Massam
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Massam.

Masser
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Masser.

Unattached BMDs for Masser:


Death 1907
 

Mather
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mather.

Unattached BMDs for Mather:


Marriage 1807
 

Matthews
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Matthews.

Unattached BMDs for Matthews:


Death 1907
 

Matthias
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Matthias.

Mattock
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mattock.

Maud
A variant of the surname Maude

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Maud.

Maude
Other forms of the surname include Maud and Mawde.

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

There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Maude, as discussed in the Maude Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Maude:


Marriages 1568, 1912, 1918; Deaths 1899, 1907
 

See Maude family

Maudsley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Maudsley.

Maurice
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Maurice.

Mawd
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mawd.

Unattached BMDs for Mawd:


Death 1551
 

Mawde
A variant of the surname Maude

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mawde.

Mawson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mawson.

May
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname May.

Mays
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mays.

McAllister
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mcallister.

McAndrew
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mcandrew.

McArthur
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mcarthur.

McCandlish
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname McCandlish.

McCauley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mccauley.

McClelland
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mcclelland.

McConnochie
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mcconnochie.

McCormick
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mccormick.

Unattached BMDs for Mccormick:


Marriage 1919
 

McCrea
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mccrea.

McCulloch
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mcculloch.

McDonald
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mcdonald.

Unattached BMDs for Mcdonald:


Marriage 1873
 

McGovern
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mcgovern.

McGrath
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mcgrath.

McGuinness
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mcguinness.

McHugh
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mchugh.

McKay
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mckay.

McKelvin
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mckelvin.

McKenna
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mckenna.

Unattached BMDs for Mckenna:


Marriage 1874; Death 1906
 

McLachlan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mclachlan.

Unattached BMDs for Mclachlan:


Marriage 1894
 

McLean
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mclean.

McMaster
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mcmaster.

McNea
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mcnea.

McWilliams
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mcwilliams.

Meadowcroft
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Meadowcroft.

Unattached BMDs for Meadowcroft:


Marriage 1899
 

Medley
Another form of the surname is Methley

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Medley.

Unattached BMDs for Medley:


Marriage 1933
 

Megson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Megson.

Unattached BMDs for Megson:


Marriage 1920
 

Meldrum
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Meldrum.

Mellin
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mellin.

Unattached BMDs for Mellin:


Death 1805
 

Melling
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Melling.

Unattached BMDs for Melling:


Marriage 1906; Death 1805
 

Mellor
There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mellor, as discussed in the Mellor Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Mellor:


Marriages 1835, 1879; Deaths 1835, 1900, 1907
 

Menton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Menton.

Mercer
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mercer.

Unattached BMDs for Mercer:


Death 1861
 

Meredith
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Meredith.

Unattached BMDs for Meredith:


Marriage 1925
 

Merifield
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Merifield.

Merrett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Merrett.

Merry
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Merry.

Metcalf
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Metcalf.

Unattached BMDs for Metcalf:


Marriage 1907
 

Metcalfe
There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Metcalfe, as discussed in the Metcalfe Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Metcalfe:


Marriages 1863, 1895, 1919, 1932; Death 1907
 

Methley
A variant of the surname Medley

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Methley.

Michell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Michell.

Micklethwaite
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Micklethwaite.

Middleton
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Middleton.

Unattached BMDs for Middleton:


Marriages 1592, 1835, 1940; Death 1907
 

Midgeley
A variant of the surname Midgley

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Midgeley.

Midgley
Another form of the surname is Midgeley.

Recorded in 1207.

George Redmonds writes that John de Miggeley is recorded at Sowerby in 1274, John Migeslay is recorded at Midgley in 1379 and William Midgley is recorded at Midgley in 1672.

Originated in Midgley.

There are over 100 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Midgley, as discussed in the Midgley Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Midgley:


Marriages 1852, 1896, 1900, 1904, 1905, 1912, 1914, 1919, 1924, 1930; Death 1849
 

Midwood
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Midwood.

Miles
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Miles.

Millar
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Millar.

Miller
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Miller. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Miller:


Marriages 1930, 1932, 1936
 

Millett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Millett.

Milligan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Milligan.

Millington
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Millington.

Unattached BMDs for Millington:


Marriage 1920
 

Mills
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mills.

Unattached BMDs for Mills:


Marriage 1809; Death 1899
 

Millson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Millson.

Milne
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Milne.

Milner

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

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Milner, as discussed in the Milner Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Milner:


Marriages 1574, 1874, 1886, 1906, 1921, 1926; Death 1810
 

Milnes

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Milnes, as discussed in the Milnes Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Milnes:


Birth 1888; Marriages 1805, 1843, 1858, 1860, 1878; Deaths 1898, 1899, 1907
 

Milton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Milton.

Minett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Minett.

Minnett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Minnett.

Unattached BMDs for Minnett:


Marriage 1912
 

Mitchel
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mitchel.

Mitchell
The surname is a form of the forename Michael.

There are over 240 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mitchell, as discussed in the Mitchell Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Mitchell:


Marriages 1805, 1809, 1852, 1854, 1855, 1858, 1859, 1861, 1865, 1867, 1871, 1872, 1875, 1879, 1886, 1887, 1889, 1891, 1895, 1896, 1899, 1901, 1903, 1905, 1907, 1908, 1909, 1910, 1911, 1915, 1917, 1925, 1933, 1935, 1940, 1947; Deaths 1808, 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Mitton

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mitton.

Unattached BMDs for Mitton:


Marriage 1877
 

Mixenden
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mixenden.

Molesworth
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Molesworth.

Mollett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mollett.

Moncrieff
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Moncrieff.

Monument
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Monument.

Moody
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Moody.

Unattached BMDs for Moody:


Marriages 1903, 1910, 1915
 

Moodycliffe
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Moodycliffe.

Mooney
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mooney.

Unattached BMDs for Mooney:


Marriage 1919
 

Moor
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Moor.

Moore

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

There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Moore, as discussed in the Moore Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Moore:


Marriages 1836, 1857, 1863, 1881, 1887, 1893, 1907, 1934; Death 1907
 

Moores
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Moores.

Unattached BMDs for Moores:


Baptism 1877; Marriage 1943; Death 1907
 

Moorhouse
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Moorhouse.

Unattached BMDs for Moorhouse:


Death 1899
 

Moran
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Moran.

Unattached BMDs for Moran:


Marriages 1855, 1915
 

Morby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Morby.

Unattached BMDs for Morby:


Marriage 1913
 

More
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname More.

Morgan
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Morgan.

Morgetroyd
A variant of the surname Murgatroyd

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Morgetroyd.

Morley
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Morley.

Unattached BMDs for Morley:


Marriage 1892; Deaths 1900, 1907
 

Moroney
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Moroney.

Morrell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Morrell.

Morris
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Morris. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Morris:


Marriage 1853
 

Morrison
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Morrison.

Mortimer
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mortimer. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Mortimer:


Marriage 1936
 

Morton
There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Morton, as discussed in the Morton Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Morton:


Marriages 1859, 1877, 1888, 1907, 1937
 

Moseley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Moseley.

Moses
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Moses.

Mosey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mosey.

Mosley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mosley.

Unattached BMDs for Mosley:


Death 1906
 

Moss
There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Moss, as discussed in the Moss Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Moss:


Death 1899
 

Mossman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mossman.

Most
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Most.

Mottram
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mottram.

Moulson

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Moulson.

Mowat
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mowat.

Moxon
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Moxon.

Muff
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Muff.

Unattached BMDs for Muff:


Marriage 1942
 

Muir
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Muir.

Mulroy
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mulroy.

Munday
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Munday.

Mundy
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Mundy.

Murgatroyd
Other forms of the surname include Morgetroyd and Murgitroyd.

John de Moregatrode is recorded in 1371, John Mergetrode is recorded in 1379 and Johannes de Mergretroide is recorded in 1379.

The surname is derived from moor, gate and royd and means a clearing by the road to the moor.

There are over 220 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Murgatroyd, as discussed in the Murgatroyd Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Murgatroyd:


Marriages 1801, 1864, 1892; Death 1907
 

Murgitroyd
A variant of the surname Murgatroyd

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Murgitroyd.

Murie
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Murie.

Murphy
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Murphy.

Unattached BMDs for Murphy:


Marriages 1909, 1910
 

Murray
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Murray.

Unattached BMDs for Murray:


Marriages 1895, 1912
 

Murrell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Murrell.

Murty
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Murty.

Musgrave
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Musgrave.

Musson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Musson.

Myers

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Myers.

Unattached BMDs for Myers:


Marriage 1805
 

N

Nalson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nalson.

Nash
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nash.

Unattached BMDs for Nash:


Marriages 1904, 1906
 

Navey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Navey.

Naylor

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

The surname has older forms Naylsmith and Naysmith

There are over 80 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Naylor, as discussed in the Naylor Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Naylor:


Marriages 1805, 1815, 1853, 1861, 1862, 1863, 1873, 1894, 1899, 1907, 1920, 1922, 1937, 1941; Deaths 1898, 1907
 

Neatby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Neatby.

Needham
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Needham.

Unattached BMDs for Needham:


Marriages 1907, 1931
 

Neil
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Neil.

Unattached BMDs for Neil:


Marriage 1918
 

Nelson
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nelson.

Unattached BMDs for Nelson:


Marriage 1860; Death 1805
 

Nesbitt
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nesbitt.

Netherwood
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Netherwood.

Unattached BMDs for Netherwood:


Death 1907
 

Nettleship
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nettleship.

Nettleton
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nettleton.

Unattached BMDs for Nettleton:


Death 1907
 

Newall
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Newall.

Newby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Newby.

Unattached BMDs for Newby:


Death 1805
 

Newcomb
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Newcomb.

Newell
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Newell. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Newell:


Marriages 1808, 1886, 1888, 1894; Death 1904
 

Newman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Newman.

Newnes
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Newnes.

Newport
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Newport.

Newsome
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Newsome.

Unattached BMDs for Newsome:


Baptism 1835; Marriage 1900; Death 1907
 

Newstead
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Newstead.

Newton
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Newton.

Unattached BMDs for Newton:


Marriages 1884, 1914; Death 1907
 

Nichol
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nichol.

Unattached BMDs for Nichol:


Marriage 1892
 

Nicholas
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nicholas.

Nicholl
Other forms of the surname include Nicholls and Nichols

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

There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nicholl, as discussed in the Nicholl Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Nicholl:


Marriages 1861, 1876, 1879, 1899, 1904, 1908, 1940; Death 1900
 

Nicholls
A variant of the surname Nicholl

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nicholls.

Unattached BMDs for Nicholls:


Death 1810
 

Nichols
A variant of the surname Nicholl

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nichols.

Nicholson
There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nicholson, as discussed in the Nicholson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Nicholson:


Marriage 1937; Deaths 1834, 1899
 

Nightingale
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nightingale.

Nixon
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nixon.

Unattached BMDs for Nixon:


Marriage 1939
 

Noble
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Noble, as discussed in the Noble Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Noble:


Marriages 1878, 1888, 1896, 1915, 1919, 1942
 

Norcliffe
Other forms of the surname include Nortcliffe and Northcliffe.

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

Henry de Northclyf is recorded in 1307.

Originated in Norcliffe

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Norcliffe.

Unattached BMDs for Norcliffe:


Marriages 1831, 1894; Death 1906
 

Norfolk
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Norfolk.

Norman

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Norman.

Normanton
Other forms of the surname include Normington and Norminton

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

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Normanton, as discussed in the Normanton Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Normanton:


Marriages 1835, 1896, 1899, 1911; Deaths 1900, 1907
 

Normington
A variant of the surname Normanton

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Normington.

Unattached BMDs for Normington:


Marriage 1879; Death 1907
 

Norminton
A variant of the surname Normanton

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Norminton.

Norris
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Norris, as discussed in the Norris Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Norrish
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Norrish.

Nortcliffe
A variant of the surname Norcliffe

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nortcliffe.

Unattached BMDs for Nortcliffe:


Death 1898
 

North
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname North.

Northcliffe
A variant of the surname Norcliffe

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Northcliffe.

Northen
A variant of the surname Northend

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Northen.

Northend
Other forms of the surname include Northen, Northende, Northin and Northing.

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

Thomas del Northend is recorded in 1272

There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Northend, as discussed in the Northend Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Northend:


Marriage 1907
 

Northende
A variant of the surname Northend

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Northende.

Northern
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Northern.

Northin
A variant of the surname Northend

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Northin.

Northing
A variant of the surname Northend

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Northing.

Northrop
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Northrop.

Unattached BMDs for Northrop:


Marriage 1903
 

Norton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Norton.

Unattached BMDs for Norton:


Marriage 1915
 

Nowell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nowell.

Unattached BMDs for Nowell:


Death 1810
 

Nugent
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nugent.

Nunn
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nunn.

Nussey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nussey.

Nuttall
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nuttall.

Unattached BMDs for Nuttall:


Marriages 1907, 1917
 

Nutter
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nutter.

Unattached BMDs for Nutter:


Marriages 1812, 1822
 

Nutting
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nutting.

Nutton
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nutton.

Nyberg
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Nyberg.

O

Oade
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Oade.

Unattached BMDs for Oade:


Marriage 1923
 

Oakes
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Oakes.

Oakley
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Oakley.

Oates
Another form of the surname is Otes

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

The name is recorded in Northowram Poll Tax returns of 1379. Richard Oates is recorded in 1695

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

Unattached BMDs for Oates:


Marriages 1578, 1864, 1907, 1915; Death 1899
 

O'Boyle
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname O'Boyle.

O'Brien
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname O'Brien.

O'Connor
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname O'Connor.

Unattached BMDs for O'Connor:


Marriages 1866, 1920
 

Oddie
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Oddie.

Oddy
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Oddy. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Oddy:


Marriages 1875, 1879, 1881, 1906, 1923
 

Odell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Odell.

O'Donoghue
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname O'Donoghue.

Ogden

George Redmonds writes that the surname probably originates in Ogden in Rochdale, rather than Ogden in Ovenden. Hancok de Okedene is recorded at Sowerby in 1309 and John Okedene of Bradford is recorded at Fixby in 1472.

There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ogden, as discussed in the Ogden Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Ogden:


Marriages 1798, 1803, 1859, 1868, 1889, 1892, 1895; Death 1900
 

Ogilvy
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ogilvy.

Oldfield

Richard de Holdfield is recorded at Sowerby in 1275.

The surname may have originated in the Oldfield area of Luddendenfoot.

There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Oldfield, as discussed in the Oldfield Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Oldfield:


Marriages 1558, 1856, 1861, 1891, 1899, 1900, 1912, 1913, 1917, 1928; Deaths 1835, 1907
 

Oldham
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Oldham.

Oldroyd
Some forms of the surname may be a corruption of Holroyd.

Adam de Olderode is recorded in 1316

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Oldroyd.

Unattached BMDs for Oldroyd:


Death 1899
 

Oliver
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Oliver.

Unattached BMDs for Oliver:


Marriages 1873, 1914
 

O'Neill
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname O'Neill.

Orange
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Orange.

Ormerod
Other forms of the surname include Ormeroyd and Ormroyd

There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ormerod, as discussed in the Ormerod Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Ormerod:


Marriages 1805, 1857, 1893, 1914; Death 1804
 

Ormeroyd
A variant of the surname Ormerod

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ormeroyd.

Ormroyd
A variant of the surname Ormerod

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ormroyd.

Orr
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Orr.

Osborn
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Osborn.

Osborne
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Osborne.

Ostler
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ostler.

Otes
An old form of the surname Oates.

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

The name comes from the Norman given name Ote or Odo

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Otes.

Outhwaite
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Outhwaite.

Unattached BMDs for Outhwaite:


Death 1897
 

Outram
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Outram.

Ovenden

Robert de Ovenden is recorded at Hipperholme in 1275

May be derived from the locality Ovenden and also from a sources in Kent.

It may also be a variant of the Lancashire surname Wolfenden.

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ovenden.

Owen
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Owen.

Unattached BMDs for Owen:


Marriage 1907
 

Owram
George Redmond suggests that the surname Owram comes from the East Riding, rather than from the local place names Southowram and Northowram.

Richard de Houerum is recorded at Hipperholme in 1275

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Owram.

Oxenhope

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Oxenhope.

Oxley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Oxley.

Unattached BMDs for Oxley:


Marriage 1907
 

Oxtoby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Oxtoby.

P

Packwood
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Packwood.

Padgett
Other forms of the surname include Paget and Patchett.

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

John Pachet is recorded at Sowerby in 1350.

Originated in the Sowerby area. The name is common in the Midgley, Warley and Sowerby districts.

The name may be derived from a Middle English word for easter, or it may be a diminutive of the word page

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Padgett.

Paget
A variant of the surname Padgett

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Paget.

Painter
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Painter.

Paley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Paley.

Palfreeman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Palfreeman.

Palfreyman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Palfreyman.

Palmer
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Palmer.

Pankhurst
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pankhurst.

Pape
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pape.

Park

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Park.

Unattached BMDs for Park:


Marriage 1863
 

Parker

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

There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Parker, as discussed in the Parker Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Parker:


Baptism 1855; Marriages 1800, 1807, 1808, 1858, 1864, 1887, 1901, 1911, 1915, 1930, 1935, 1943; Deaths 1899, 1900, 1907
 

See Parker

Parkin
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Parkin.

Unattached BMDs for Parkin:


Marriages 1885, 1915, 1928
 

Parkinson
There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Parkinson, as discussed in the Parkinson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Parkinson:


Marriages 1891, 1893
 

Parr
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Parr.

Unattached BMDs for Parr:


Marriage 1915
 

Parratt
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Parratt.

Parrish
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Parrish.

Unattached BMDs for Parrish:


Death 1907
 

Parrott
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Parrott.

Unattached BMDs for Parrott:


Marriage 1876
 

Parry
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Parry.

Paskin
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Paskin.

Patchett
A variant of the surname Padgett

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

There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Patchett, as discussed in the Patchett Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Patchett:


Marriages 1862, 1863, 1899; Deaths 1812, 1855
 

Patefield
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Patefield.

Paterson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Paterson.

Paton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Paton.

Patrick
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Patrick.

Patterson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Patterson.

Pattison
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pattison.

Pawson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pawson.

Unattached BMDs for Pawson:


Marriage 1932
 

Paxton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Paxton.

Payne
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Payne.

Peacock
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Peacock.

Unattached BMDs for Peacock:


Marriage 1917
 

Peake
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Peake.

Pearce
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pearce.

Pearsall
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pearsall.

Pearson

There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pearson, as discussed in the Pearson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Pearson:


Baptism 1856; Marriages 1892, 1905, 1906, 1907, 1908, 1911, 1912, 1914, 1921; Deaths 1805, 1900, 1907
 

See Patronymic Surnames

Pease
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pease.

Unattached BMDs for Pease:


Death 1835
 

Peck
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Peck.

Peckett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Peckett.

Pedley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pedley.

Unattached BMDs for Pedley:


Death 1899
 

Peel

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

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Peel, as discussed in the Peel Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Peel:


Marriages 1835, 1855, 1857, 1867, 1870; Deaths 1897, 1899, 1900
 

Pek
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pek.

Pellington
Another form of the surname is Pennington

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pellington.

Unattached BMDs for Pellington:


Death 1899
 

Pells
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pells.

Pemberton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pemberton.

Pendlebury
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pendlebury.

Unattached BMDs for Pendlebury:


Marriage 1907
 

Pendleton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pendleton.

Unattached BMDs for Pendleton:


Marriage 1907
 

Penney
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Penney.

Unattached BMDs for Penney:


Marriage 1912
 

Pennington
A variant of the surname Pellington

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pennington.

Unattached BMDs for Pennington:


Death 1899
 

Penny
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Penny.

Penrose
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Penrose.

Perkin
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Perkin.

Unattached BMDs for Perkin:


Marriage 1817
 

Perkington
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Perkington.

Perkins
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Perkins.

Perry
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Perry.

Petch
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Petch.

Petrie
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Petrie.

Petty
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Petty.

Unattached BMDs for Petty:


Marriage 1917
 

Pettyt
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pettyt.

Phillip
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Phillip.

Phillips

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Phillips.

Unattached BMDs for Phillips:


Deaths 1835, 1878
 

See Patronymic Surnames

Pickard
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pickard.

Unattached BMDs for Pickard:


Baptism 1855
 

Pickering
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pickering.

Unattached BMDs for Pickering:


Marriage 1810; Death 1899
 

Pickersgill
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pickersgill.

Pickford
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pickford.

Pickles
Other forms of the surname include Pighill, Pighills, Pygill and Pygills.

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

Richard de Pighkeleys is recorded in 1379.

Derived from the Middle English word pightle, a small enclosure. The surname originated in the Haworth area.

There are over 180 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pickles, as discussed in the Pickles Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Pickles:


Marriages 1809, 1865, 1869, 1871, 1888, 1890, 1898, 1900, 1907, 1913, 1916, 1923, 1935; Deaths 1835, 1899, 1900
 

See Pex

Pickup
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pickup.

Unattached BMDs for Pickup:


Death 1883
 

Piercy
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Piercy.

Pierson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pierson.

Pighill
An old form of the surname Pickles

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pighill.

Pighills
A variant of the surname Pickles

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pighills.

Pike
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pike.

Pilkington
Originated in the ancient township of Pilkington, Lancashire. There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pilkington.

See Pilkington Family of Yorkshire

Pilling

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pilling, as discussed in the Pilling Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Pilling:


Marriages 1858, 1877, 1886, 1909, 1915, 1935
 

Pilter
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pilter.

Pinder
An occupational surname derived from the pinder. Richard le Pynder is recorded in 1219

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pinder.

Unattached BMDs for Pinder:


Marriages 1906, 1907, 1912, 1919; Deaths 1835, 1899
 

Pitchforth

George Redmonds writes that the surname is recorded from the 13th century, and may come from Shropshire, and may be related to the bitumen wells which are found there.

The Pitchforth family settle in Fixby in the late 1500s. Thomas Pickforth is recorded at Elland in the 1550s

There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pitchforth, as discussed in the Pitchforth Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Pitt
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pitt.

Pitts
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pitts.

Place
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Place.

Platt
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Platt.

Unattached BMDs for Platt:


Marriage 1858; Death 1900
 

Platts
The local form of the surname is derived from The Platts, Sowerby.

George Redmonds writes that the name was adopted by the Gaukroger family, who lived at The Platts, Sowerby, firstly as an alias, and then as a surname.

See John Gaukroger, Richard Gaukroger and John Platts

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Platts.

Plews
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Plews.

Pogson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pogson.

Unattached BMDs for Pogson:


Marriage 1897
 

Pohlmann
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pohlmann.

Pollard

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

There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pollard, as discussed in the Pollard Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Pollard:


Marriages 1883, 1930, 1950; Deaths 1800, 1907
 

Pollit
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pollit.

Pollitt
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pollitt.

Pool
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pool.

Unattached BMDs for Pool:


Death 1801
 

Poole
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Poole.

Unattached BMDs for Poole:


Marriage 1916
 

Popple
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Popple.

Popplewell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Popplewell.

Porritt
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Porritt.

Porter
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Porter.

Unattached BMDs for Porter:


Marriages 1808, 1891, 1935, 1939, 1947
 

Portman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Portman.

Portway
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Portway.

Potter
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Potter.

Potterton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Potterton.

Unattached BMDs for Potterton:


Marriage 1904
 

Potts
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Potts.

Powell
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Powell.

Unattached BMDs for Powell:


Marriage 1907
 

Power
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Power.

Pratt
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pratt.

Unattached BMDs for Pratt:


Marriage 1883
 

Prescot
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Prescot.

Prescott
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Prescott.

Presswood
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Presswood.

Preston
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Preston.

Price
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Price.

Unattached BMDs for Price:


Marriages 1907, 1931
 

Pridie
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pridie.

Priestley

Ivo de Priestley is recorded at Coley Hall in 1187.

The surname originated in Hipperholme, possibly in nearby Priestley Green.

The name uses the element ley, and means a priest's clearing.

There are over 170 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Priestley, as discussed in the Priestley Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Priestley:


Marriages 1808, 1811, 1812, 1835, 1868, 1871, 1873, 1883, 1942; Deaths 1806, 1899, 1900, 1906
 

Prince
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Prince.

Prior
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Prior.

Pritchard
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pritchard.

Unattached BMDs for Pritchard:


Marriage 1914
 

Pritchett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pritchett.

Procter
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Procter.

Unattached BMDs for Procter:


Marriages 1863, 1907
 

Proctor
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Proctor.

Protheroe
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Protheroe.

Prynn
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Prynn.

Pugh
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pugh.

Pullan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pullan.

Pullman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pullman.

Pulman
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pulman.

Unattached BMDs for Pulman:


Marriage 1876
 

Pybus
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pybus.

Pygill
An old form of the surname Pickles

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pygill.

Pygills
A variant of the surname Pickles

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Pygills.

Q

Quarmby
The surname originated in Quarmby.

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Quarmby.

Unattached BMDs for Quarmby:


Death 1900
 

Quest
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Quest.

Quinn
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Quinn.

Unattached BMDs for Quinn:


Marriage 1866
 

R

Raby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Raby.

Unattached BMDs for Raby:


Marriage 1906
 

Radcliffe
Another form of the surname is Ratcliffe.

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

Thomas Ratclyff is recorded at Sowerby in 1540.

George Redmonds writes that the name originated near Bolton, Lancashire, where there is a cliff of red sandstone overlooking the River Irwell

There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Radcliffe, as discussed in the Radcliffe Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Radcliffe:


Marriages 1810, 1900, 1901, 1905, 1907, 1910; Deaths 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Radclyffe
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Radclyffe.

Raine
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Raine.

Rainford
Other forms of the surname include Rainforth and Rainsforth

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rainford.

Rainforth
A variant of the surname Rainford

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rainforth.

Rainsforth
A variant of the surname Rainford

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rainsforth.

Raistrick
A variant of the surname Rastrick

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Raistrick.

Unattached BMDs for Raistrick:


Death 1907
 

Ralph
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ralph.

Unattached BMDs for Ralph:


Marriage 1835
 

Ramsbotham
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ramsbotham.

Ramsbottom
The surname is derived from rams and bottom, meaning valley of the wild garlic.

See Ramsden

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ramsbottom.

Ramsden
Another form of the surname is Ramsdin.

Derived from rams and dene, meaning valley of the wild garlic.

There are over 150 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ramsden, as discussed in the Ramsden Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Ramsden:


Baptism 1856; Marriages 1810, 1858, 1861, 1873, 1877, 1887, 1901, 1907; Deaths 1805, 1812, 1906, 1907
 

See Ramsbottom

Ramsdin
A variant of the surname Ramsden

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ramsdin.

Rangeley
A variant of the surname Rawnsley

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rangeley.

Ransley
A variant of the surname Rawnsley

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ransley.

Unattached BMDs for Ransley:


Death 1899
 

Rastrick
Another form of the surname is Raistrick.

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout The name was originally de Rastrick, but around 1688, members of the family moved to Northumberland and dropped the de element – see John Rastrick.

The branch which remained in the district took the surname Hanson from John Hanson.

George Redmonds writes that Roger de Rastric is recorded in 1251, Hugh de Rastric is recorded at Fixby in 1255, John Rastrik is recorded at Pudsey in 1475 and Thomas Rastrick is recorded at Rawdon in 1675.

The surname originated in Rastrick.

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rastrick.

Unattached BMDs for Rastrick:


Death 1907
 

Ratcliffe
A variant of the surname Radcliffe.

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

There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ratcliffe, as discussed in the Ratcliffe Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Ratcliffe:


Marriages 1805, 1870, 1885, 1905, 1906, 1907, 1910
 

Rathmell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rathmell.

Ratledge
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ratledge.

Raven
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Raven.

Rawdon
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rawdon.

Rawlings
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rawlings.

Unattached BMDs for Rawlings:


Marriage 1871
 

Rawlinson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rawlinson.

Unattached BMDs for Rawlinson:


Marriage 1834
 

Rawnsley
Other forms of the surname include Rangeley and Ransley.

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

William de Raueneslowe is recorded at Hipperholme in 1316.

Derived from ley and means the clearing of Raven. Raven is an Old English name – as in Rawson.

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rawnsley, as discussed in the Rawnsley Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Rawnsley:


Marriages 1805, 1907; Deaths 1899, 1900
 

Rawson
Earlier forms of the surname are Rauenchilson, Rauenson, and Ravenson.

Johannes Rawson is recorded in 1379.

The surname is patronymic and means the son of Raven. Raven is an Old English name – as in Rawnsley.

There are over 90 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rawson, as discussed in the Rawson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Rawson:


Marriages 1885, 1895, 1941
 

Rayner
There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rayner, as discussed in the Rayner Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Rayner:


Births 1884, 1885, 1887; Marriages 1845, 1901; Deaths 1898, 1907
 

Raynor

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Raynor.

Read
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Read.

Reader
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Reader.

Reading
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Reading.

Readyhough
A variant of the surname Ridehalgh

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Readyhough.

Unattached BMDs for Readyhough:


Baptism 1842
 

Reddihough
A variant of the surname Ridehalgh

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Reddihough.

Redfearn
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Redfearn.

Redhead
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Redhead.

Redick
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Redick.

Redman

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Redman. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Redman:


Marriages 1810, 1886, 1900
 

Reed
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Reed.

Rees
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rees.

Unattached BMDs for Rees:


Marriage 1806
 

Reeve
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Reeve.

Reeves
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Reeves.

Reid
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Reid.

Unattached BMDs for Reid:


Marriages 1861, 1881, 1904
 

Renshaw
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Renshaw.

Reynolds
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Reynolds.

Unattached BMDs for Reynolds:


Marriage 1811
 

Rheeder
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rheeder.

Rhodes

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

There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rhodes, as discussed in the Rhodes Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Rhodes:


Marriages 1804, 1857, 1883, 1913; Deaths 1806, 1907
 

Richards
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Richards.

Richardson
There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Richardson, as discussed in the Richardson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Richardson:


Baptism 1834; Marriages 1807, 1810, 1835, 1861, 1871, 1881, 1894, 1907, 1936, 1957
 

Richmond
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Richmond.

Unattached BMDs for Richmond:


Marriage 1943
 

Richworth
A rare form of the surname Rishworth

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Richworth.

Riddeal
A variant of the surname Rideal

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Riddeal.

Riddell
A variant of the surname Rideal

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Riddell.

Riddiough
A variant of the surname Ridehalgh.

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Riddiough.

Riddle
A variant of the surname Rideal

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Riddle.

Rideal
Other forms of the surname include Riddeal, Riddell and Riddle

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

The name may also be connected to the surname Ridehalgh

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rideal.

Unattached BMDs for Rideal:


Marriages 1807, 1932
 

Ridehalgh
Other forms of the surname include Readyhough, Reddihough and Riddiough.

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

The name originates in Lancashire.

The name uses the Old English elements hreod [a reed] and halh, the whole meaning reedy hollow.

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ridehalgh.

The name may also be connected to the surname Rideal

Rider
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rider.

Ridge
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ridge.

Ridgway
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ridgway.

Riding
Another form of the surname is Ridings

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Riding.

Unattached BMDs for Riding:


Marriages 1909, 1932
 

Ridings
A variant of the surname Riding

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ridings.

Ridley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ridley.

Rigby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rigby.

Unattached BMDs for Rigby:


Marriage 1901
 

Rigg

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rigg.

Unattached BMDs for Rigg:


Death 1832
 

Rigge
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rigge.

Riley
Another form of the surname is Ryley

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

It has been suggested that the surname may use the element ley and be derived from

a field of rye

There are over 150 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Riley, as discussed in the Riley Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Riley:


Marriages 1809, 1852, 1861, 1862, 1891, 1894, 1899, 1904, 1907, 1913, 1914, 1942, 1943, 1951; Deaths 1835, 1899, 1906; Death 1913
 

Ripley
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ripley.

Unattached BMDs for Ripley:


Baptism 1856
 

Rishforth
A variant of the surname Rishworth

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rishforth.

Rishworth
Other forms of the surname include Richworth, Rishforth, Rushfirth, Rushforth and Rushworth.

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

Elias de Rissewrth is recorded around 1200, Henry de Rissheworthe is recorded at , 1286 in 1275 and Robert de Risheword is recorded in 1324

The surname originated in Rishworth.

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rishworth.

Ritchie
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ritchie.

Roach
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Roach.

Roberts
There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Roberts, as discussed in the Roberts Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Roberts:


Baptism 1856; Marriages 1812, 1881, 1907, 1916, 1937; Death 1907
 

Robertshaw
Other forms of the surname include Robertshay, Robinshaw and Robshaw.

Richard Robartshawe is recorded in 1441.

Originated in Robertshaw.

There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Robertshaw, as discussed in the Robertshaw Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Robertshaw:


Marriages 1853, 1886, 1889, 1902, 1935; Death 1907
 

Robertshay
A variant of the surname Robertshaw

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Robertshay.

Robertson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Robertson.

Robey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Robey.

Robins
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Robins.

Robinshaw
A variant of the surname Robertshaw

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Robinshaw.

Robinson
The surname is patronymic and means the son of Robin.

It is found, and probably originates, in many parts of Britain.

George Redmonds writes that John Robynson is recorded at Sowerby in 1456, James Robynson is recorded at Sowerby in 1545 and John Robinson is recorded at Ovenden in 1591.

There are over 150 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Robinson, as discussed in the Robinson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Robinson:


Marriages 1805, 1808, 1811, 1835, 1858, 1861, 1864, 1872, 1876, 1878, 1883, 1885, 1888, 1889, 1896, 1899, 1902, 1906, 1907, 1915, 1923, 1927; Deaths 1898, 1907
 

Robshaw
A variant of the surname Robertshaw

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Robshaw.

Robson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Robson.

Unattached BMDs for Robson:


Marriages 1808, 1908
 

Rochford
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rochford.

Rode
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rode.

Rodes
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rodes.

Rodgers

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rodgers.

Unattached BMDs for Rodgers:


Marriages 1853, 1894
 

See Patronymic Surnames

Roe
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Roe.

Unattached BMDs for Roe:


Death 1805
 

Roebuck
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Roebuck.

Unattached BMDs for Roebuck:


Marriage 1808
 

Rogan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rogan.

Rogers
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rogers.

Unattached BMDs for Rogers:


Marriage 1915; Deaths 1900, 1907
 

Rogerson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rogerson.

Rohrer
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rohrer.

Rokeby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rokeby.

Rokis
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rokis.

Rooke
Other forms of the surname include Rooke, Rookes and Rooks

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rooke.

Rookes
A variant of the surname Rooke.

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

Jordan de Rookes is recorded in 1187, Jordan de Rokis in 1275, Richard de Rokes in 1313, John del Rokes in 1362 and John de Rokes in 1502.

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rookes.

See Rookes Hall, Norwood Green

Rooks
A variant of the surname Rooke

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rooks.

Root
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Root.

Roper

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Roper.

Rose
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rose.

Ross
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ross.

Unattached BMDs for Ross:


Marriage 1800
 

Rossendale
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rossendale.

Rothera
A variant of the surname Rothery.

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

Joseph Rothera is recorded at Northowram in 1756

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rothera.

Unattached BMDs for Rothera:


Marriage 1877
 

Rothery
Another form of the surname is Rothera.

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rothery. The name is said to be derived from the river Rother which rises in Derbyshire and joins the river Don in Rotherham, Yorkshire

Rothwell
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rothwell.

Unattached BMDs for Rothwell:


Marriages 1808, 1907
 

Rouse
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rouse.

Unattached BMDs for Rouse:


Marriages 1865, 1872
 

Rowan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rowan.

Rowbottom
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rowbottom.

Unattached BMDs for Rowbottom:


Marriage 1807
 

Rowe
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rowe.

Unattached BMDs for Rowe:


Marriage 1931
 

Rowlands
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rowlands.

Rowley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rowley.

Royals
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Royals.

Royd

See Royd

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Royd.

Royde
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Royde.

Royds
The surname is derived from the word for a clearing.

Alan del Rodes is recorded at Sowerby in 1274, John del Rode is recorded at Soyland in the 1330s and Ralph Royds is recorded at Hipperholme in 1524.

The name may originate at The Royde, Soyland and subsequently evolved into the forms Roydes, Rhodes and the more common Royd.

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Royds. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Royds:


Marriage 1810
 

Royston
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Royston.

Rudd
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rudd.

Ruddy
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ruddy.

Rudman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rudman.

Rukin
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rukin.

Unattached BMDs for Rukin:


Death 1907
 

Rumney
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rumney.

Unattached BMDs for Rumney:


Baptism 1856
 

Rushfirth
A variant of the surname Rishworth

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rushfirth.

Rushforth
A variant of the surname Rishworth

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rushforth.

Unattached BMDs for Rushforth:


Death 1810; Death 1937
 

Rushton

In 1379, Richard de Risshton is recorded in Rishton [near Blackburn], where the name probably originated, and Robert Rushton is recorded at Wadsworth in 1672

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rushton.

Unattached BMDs for Rushton:


Baptism 1888; Marriages 1886, 1899, 1906
 

Rushworth
A variant of the surname Rishworth.

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout The name is recorded in 1275

There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rushworth, as discussed in the Rushworth Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Rushworth:


Marriages 1805, 1856, 1872, 1895, 1896, 1900, 1915, 1942; Deaths 1835, 1861, 1866, 1900, 1907
 

Russell
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Russell.

Rutherford
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rutherford.

Rutkowski
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Rutkowski.

Ryall
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ryall.

Ryan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ryan.

Ryder
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ryder.

Unattached BMDs for Ryder:


Death 1899
 

Ryley
A variant of the surname Riley

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ryley.

S

Sackett
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sackett.

Sadler
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sadler.

Sagar
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sagar.

Unattached BMDs for Sagar:


Marriage 1925
 

Sager
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sager.

Salt
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Salt.

Saltanstall
A variant of the surname Saltonstall

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Saltanstall.

Unattached BMDs for Saltanstall:


Baptisms 1811, 1861
 

Salter
Another form of the surname is Salton

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Salter.

Saltinstall
A variant of the surname Saltonstall

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Saltinstall.

Saltmarshe
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Saltmarshe.

Salton
A variant of the surname Salter

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Salton.

Saltonstall
Other forms of the surname include Saltanstall, Saltinstall, Sattenstall, Sottenstall and Suttonstall

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

Recorded in 1275.

The surname originated in Saltonstall.

There are over 80 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Saltonstall, as discussed in the Saltonstall Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Saltonstall:


Baptisms 1772, 1802, 1806, 1818, 1823, 1825, 1856, 1857, 1859, 1943; Marriages 1539, 1540, 1542, 1553, 1555, 1558, 1565, 1569, 1570, 1572, 1574, 1575, 1576, 1579, 1583, 1834, 1835, 1843, 1886; Death 1900
 

See Miscellaneous Saltonstall items

Samples
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Samples.

Sandall
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sandall.

Sandbach
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sandbach.

Sanders
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sanders.

Unattached BMDs for Sanders:


Marriage 1887
 

Sanderson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sanderson.

Unattached BMDs for Sanderson:


Marriages 1896, 1943
 

Sandford
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sandford.

Unattached BMDs for Sandford:


Marriages 1907, 1915
 

Sattenstall
A variant of the surname Saltonstall

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sattenstall.

Saunders
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Saunders.

Unattached BMDs for Saunders:


Marriage 1907
 

Savage
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Savage.

Savile
Other forms of the surname include Savill, Saville, Savyle, Sayvell, Sayvile, Sayvyll, Seyvill, Seyville, Seyvyll and Shevile.

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

It is said that the first Saviles came across with William the Conqueror.

Henry de Seyville is recorded at Golcar [Guthlaker] in 1225, Sir John de Seyvill is recorded at Pontefract in 1251, Baldwin de Seyville is recorded at Wakefield in 1274, Peter de Seyvell is recorded in 1286.

There are over 100 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Savile, as discussed in the Savile Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Savile:


Marriage 1858
 

Savill
An old form of the surname Savile

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Savill.

Saville
A variant of the surname Savile

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Saville.

Unattached BMDs for Saville:


Marriages 1895, 1927; Deaths 1835, 1907
 

Savyle
An old form of the surname Savile

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Savyle.

Sawdon
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sawdon.

Sawood
A variant of the surname Sowood

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sawood.

Unattached BMDs for Sawood:


Marriage 1856
 

Sawyer
An occupational surname.

Originally, someone who saws wood

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sawyer.

Sayvell
An old form of the surname Savile

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sayvell.

Sayvile
An old form of the surname Savile

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sayvile.

Sayvill
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sayvill.

Sayvyll
An old form of the surname Savile

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sayvyll.

Saywood
A variant of the surname Sowood

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Saywood.

Scarborough
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Scarborough.

Scargill
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Scargill.

Unattached BMDs for Scargill:


Death 1907
 

Scatcherd
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Scatcherd.

Schofield
Other forms of the surname include Scholefield, Scholfield and Schorfield.

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

The name probably originated in the Rochdale area of Lancashire

John de Scolfeld is recorded in Halifax in 1323.

There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Schofield, as discussed in the Schofield Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Schofield:


Marriages 1862, 1871, 1885, 1896, 1899, 1900, 1907, 1913, 1915, 1921, 1928; Deaths 1900, 1907
 

Scholcote

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Scholcote.

Scholefield
A variant of the surname Schofield

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Scholefield, as discussed in the Scholefield Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Scholefield:


Marriage 1900; Deaths 1811, 1899
 

Scholes
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Scholes.

Unattached BMDs for Scholes:


Marriages 1799, 1870
 

Scholey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Scholey.

Scholfield
A variant of the surname Schofield

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Scholfield, as discussed in the Scholfield Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Scholfield:


Marriage 1886; Death 1835
 

Schorfield
A variant of the surname Schofield

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Schorfield.

Schroeder
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Schroeder.

Scotford
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Scotford.

Scott
There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Scott, as discussed in the Scott Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Scott:


Marriages 1875, 1912; Deaths 1810, 1908
 

Scowby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Scowby.

Scratcherd
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Scratcherd.

Seal
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Seal.

Seaton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Seaton.

Secker
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Secker.

Sedgewick
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sedgewick.

Sedgwick
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sedgwick.

Unattached BMDs for Sedgwick:


Marriages 1853, 1907
 

Seed
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Seed.

Sellers
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sellers.

Unattached BMDs for Sellers:


Marriage 1811
 

Senior
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Senior.

Unattached BMDs for Senior:


Marriages 1868, 1904, 1913; Deaths 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Servant
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Servant.

Settle
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Settle.

Unattached BMDs for Settle:


Marriage 1861
 

Sewell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sewell.

Seyvill
An old form of the surname Savile

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Seyvill.

Seyville
An old form of the surname Savile

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Seyville.

Seyvyll
An old form of the surname Savile

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Seyvyll.

Shackleton
The surname is recorded in 1274 as Jordan de Schakeltonstall and Elkoe Shakeltonstall.

The name originated in Shackleton

There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Shackleton, as discussed in the Shackleton Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Shackleton:


Marriages 1808, 1863, 1869, 1899, 1900, 1927
 

Shakeltonstall
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Shakeltonstall.

Sharman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sharman.

Sharp

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

There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sharp, as discussed in the Sharp Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Sharp:


Marriages 1808, 1845, 1885, 1891, 1897, 1908, 1943; Death 1899
 

Sharpe

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sharpe.

Unattached BMDs for Sharpe:


Marriage 1935; Deaths 1839, 1899, 1907
 

Sharrock
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sharrock.

Shaw

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

There are over 160 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Shaw, as discussed in the Shaw Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Shaw:


Baptisms 1826, 1842; Marriages 1799, 1805, 1810, 1862, 1865, 1868, 1869, 1870, 1882, 1883, 1887, 1888, 1898, 1900, 1905, 1907, 1908, 1914, 1925, 1927, 1933, 1935, 1941, 1942, 1944; Deaths 1808, 1834, 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Sheard

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sheard, as discussed in the Sheard Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Sheard:


Baptism 1855; Marriages 1907, 1910; Death 1907
 

Sheehan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sheehan.

Sheeran
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sheeran.

Unattached BMDs for Sheeran:


Death 1907
 

Sheffield
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sheffield.

Sheldrake
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sheldrake.

Shelf

Richard de Schelff is recorded in 1272

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Shelf.

Shephard
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Shephard.

Shepherd
There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Shepherd, as discussed in the Shepherd Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Shepherd:


Marriages 1831, 1889, 1901; Death 1907
 

Shepley
Another form of the surname is Shipley

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Shepley.

Unattached BMDs for Shepley:


Marriages 1899, 1900; Death 1900
 

Sheppard
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sheppard.

Shevile
An old form of the surname Savile

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Shevile.

Shibden
The surname originated in Shibden.

George Redmonds writes that William de Schypeden is recorded at Sowerby in 1274, William Schipden alias Schippingdale is recorded in 1431 and Thomas Shipden is recorded at Leeds in 1752.

Other local members of the family include William de Schepden and John de Schipeden who changed his name to Drake

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Shibden.

Shields
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Shields.

Unattached BMDs for Shields:


Marriage 1873
 

Shillito
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Shillito.

Shindler
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Shindler.

Shipley
A variant of the surname Shepley

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Shipley.

Shipman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Shipman.

Shoesmith
Other forms of the surname include Shucksmith, Sixsmith and Sucksmith.

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

John Shoesmith is recorded at Shelf in 1672

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Shoesmith, as discussed in the Shoesmith Sidetrack.

Unattached BMDs for Shoesmith:


Marriage 1920; Death 1899
 

Shooter
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Shooter.

Unattached BMDs for Shooter:


Marriage 1919
 

Shore

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Shore.

Short
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Short.

Unattached BMDs for Short:


Marriage 1907
 

Shreeve
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Shreeve.

Shucksmith
An old form of the surname Shoesmith

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Shucksmith.

Shutt
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Shutt.

Shuttleworth
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Shuttleworth.

Unattached BMDs for Shuttleworth:


Marriage 1907
 

Siddall
Another form of the surname is Siddle.

Thomas Sydall is recorded in 1379.

Derived from township of Siddal

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Siddall, as discussed in the Siddall Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Siddall:


Marriage 1930; Deaths 1812, 1899
 

Siddle
A variant of the surname Siddall

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Siddle.

Unattached BMDs for Siddle:


Marriage 1915
 

Silman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Silman.

Simcock
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Simcock.

Simkin
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Simkin.

Simmons
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Simmons.

Simms
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Simms.

Unattached BMDs for Simms:


Marriage 1915
 

Simon
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Simon.

Simpson
There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Simpson, as discussed in the Simpson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Simpson:


Marriages 1808, 1835, 1855, 1868, 1882, 1890, 1891, 1894, 1899, 1915; Deaths 1900, 1907
 

Singleton
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Singleton.

Sixsmith
An old form of the surname Shoesmith

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sixsmith.

Skelton

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Skelton. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Skelton:


Marriages 1871, 1876; Death 1698
 

Skinner
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Skinner.

Unattached BMDs for Skinner:


Marriage 1944
 

Skues
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Skues.

Sladden
A variant of the surname Sladdin

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sladden.

Sladdin
Other forms of the surname include Sladden and Sladen

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sladdin. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Sladdin:


Marriages 1907, 1922
 

Sladen
A variant of the surname Sladdin

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sladen.

Slater

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

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Slater, as discussed in the Slater Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Slater:


Marriages 1805, 1811, 1889, 1901, 1907, 1909, 1914; Death 1899
 

Slinger
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Slinger.

Unattached BMDs for Slinger:


Marriage 1856
 

Sloan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sloan.

Smallwood
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Smallwood.

Smeeton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Smeeton.

Smelt
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Smelt.

Smethurst
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Smethurst.

Smith

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

There are over 390 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Smith, as discussed in the Smith Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Smith:


Baptism 1819; Marriages 1810, 1831, 1835, 1859, 1860, 1861, 1867, 1868, 1870, 1876, 1879, 1882, 1887, 1888, 1889, 1892, 1895, 1897, 1898, 1899, 1900, 1907, 1909, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1916, 1919, 1921, 1922, 1930, 1935, 1940, 1941, 1943, 1944; Deaths 1809, 1810, 1855, 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Smithies

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

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Smithies, as discussed in the Smithies Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Smithies:


Baptism 1810; Marriages 1876, 1907; Death 1898
 

Smithson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Smithson.

Smyth
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Smyth.

Snowden
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Snowden.

Unattached BMDs for Snowden:


Marriage 1891
 

Somerville
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Somerville.

Sonley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sonley.

Soothill
Another form of the surname is Suttle.

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

The name probably originated in Dewsbury

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Soothill.

Unattached BMDs for Soothill:


Marriage 1862
 

Sorby
A variant of the surname Sowerby

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sorby.

Sorsby
A variant of the surname Sowerby

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sorsby.

Sothill
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sothill.

Sottenstall
A variant of the surname Saltonstall

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sottenstall.

Southern
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Southern.

Southwell
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Southwell. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Southwell:


Marriages 1903, 1904, 1910, 1915, 1919, 1931
 

Sowden
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sowden. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Sowden:


Death 1900
 

Sowerby
Other forms of the surname include Sorby, Sorsby and Sowersby.

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

Robert de Soureby is recorded at Sowerby in 1274, Janyn de Sowrby is recorded in Halifax in 1402, and John Sowerby is recorded in 1558.

Branches of the surname originated locally in Sowerby and in other places in Britain named Sowerby

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sowerby.

Sowersby
A variant of the surname Sowerby

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sowersby.

Sowood
Other forms of the surname include Sawood and Saywood.

Recorded in 1277.

May be derived from Sowood

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sowood.

Sparks
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sparks.

Unattached BMDs for Sparks:


Marriages 1873, 1915
 

Speak
Other forms of the surname include Speake and Speight.

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

Derived from a Middle English word for the woodpecker

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Speak, as discussed in the Speak Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Speak:


Marriages 1809, 1835, 1858, 1899, 1915
 

Speake
A variant of the surname Speak

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Speake.

Speight
A variant of the surname Speak.

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

William Speyt is recorded in 1297

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Speight.

Unattached BMDs for Speight:


Marriages 1834, 1873, 1911
 

Spence
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Spence.

Spencer

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 Spencer, as discussed in the Spencer Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Spencer:


Marriages 1808, 1860, 1872, 1880, 1891, 1896, 1898, 1907, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1933, 1940, 1941; Deaths 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Spicer
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Spicer.

Spiers
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Spiers.

Unattached BMDs for Spiers:


Marriage 1900
 

Spink
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Spink.

Unattached BMDs for Spink:


Marriage 1907
 

Squire
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Squire.

Unattached BMDs for Squire:


Marriage 1907; Death 1907
 

Squires
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Squires.

Unattached BMDs for Squires:


Marriage 1907
 

Stacey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stacey.

Stack
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stack.

Stafford
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stafford.

Unattached BMDs for Stafford:


Death 1899
 

Staincliffe
Another form of the surname is Stancliffe.

May be derived from stone and cliff,

George Redmonds writes that the name appears to derive from a site – (possibly) Stanclif Skoute – in Northowram / Shibden. John de Stanclif is recorded at Rastrick in 1274 and John de Stanclyff is recorded at Rastrick in 1284.

The name later spread to Barkisland and Kirkheaton.

See Stainclifscout, Shibden and The Stancliffe family of Shibden

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Staincliffe.

Staines
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Staines.

Stainsby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stainsby.

Stake
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stake.

Unattached BMDs for Stake:


Marriage 1907; Death 1907
 

Stancefield
A variant of the surname Stansfield.

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout John Stancefeld is recorded in 1437

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stancefield.

Stancliffe
A variant of the surname Staincliffe

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stancliffe. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Stancliffe:


Marriages 1555, 1895, 1907, 1938
 

See The Stancliffe family of Shibden

Standen
A variant of the surname Standeven

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Standen.

Standeven
Other forms of the surname include Standen and Standhaven.

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Standeven, as discussed in the Standeven Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Standeven:


Marriage 1902; Death 1900
 

Standfield
A variant of the surname Stansfield

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Standfield.

Standhaven
A variant of the surname Standeven

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Standhaven.

Standing
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Standing.

Stanley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stanley.

Unattached BMDs for Stanley:


Marriages 1800, 1900
 

Stansfeild
A variant of the surname Stansfield

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stansfeild.

All people with the surname Stansfeld or Stansfield who trace their ancestors back to Calderdale, originate from the one family, and the first member of this family to have the surname was John de Stansfeld.

This family's original surname was Stansfeld and this spelling seemed to predominate until around 1550, then the name changed from Stansfeld through Stansfeild to finally settle as Stansfield. This change also occurred to other surnames ending in ...feld.

In the 17th century, to differentiate themselves from the rest, the Sowerby branch of the family decided to revert to the original Stansfeld, and their descendants retain that spelling to the present day.

Stansfeilde
A variant of the surname Stansfield

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stansfeilde.

Stansfeld
A variant of the surname Stansfield.

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

John de Stansfeld was the first person to bear the surname de Stansfeld. All people with the surname Stansfeld or Stansfield who trace their ancestors back to Calderdale, originate from the one family, and the first member of this family to have the surname was John de Stansfeld.

This family's original surname was Stansfeld and this spelling seemed to predominate until around 1550, then the name changed from Stansfeld through Stansfeild to finally settle as Stansfield. This change also occurred to other surnames ending in ...feld.

In the 17th century, to differentiate themselves from the rest, the Sowerby branch of the family decided to revert to the original Stansfeld, and their descendants retain that spelling to the present day.

There are over 140 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stansfeld, as discussed in the Stansfeld Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Stansfield
Other forms of the surname include Stancefield, Standfield, Stansfeild, Stansfeilde and Stansfeld.

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

Elias de Stanesfeld is recorded in 1238.

All people with the surname Stansfeld or Stansfield who trace their ancestors back to Calderdale, originate from the one family, and the first member of this family to have the surname was John de Stansfeld.

This family's original surname was Stansfeld and this spelling seemed to predominate until around 1550, then the name changed from Stansfeld through Stansfeild to finally settle as Stansfield. This change also occurred to other surnames ending in ...feld.

In the 17th century, to differentiate themselves from the rest, the Sowerby branch of the family decided to revert to the original Stansfeld, and their descendants retain that spelling to the present day.

John Stansfeld in his History of the Stansfeld Family records over 40 different spellings of the surname.

Contributor Joanne Backhouse has found 63 different ways in which the name has been recorded between 1300 and 1600.

There are over 130 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stansfield, as discussed in the Stansfield Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Stansfield:


Marriages 1807, 1822, 1835, 1858, 1875, 1886, 1890, 1892, 1894, 1912, 1917, 1936, 1942; Deaths 1899, 1900
 

Starkey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Starkey.

Unattached BMDs for Starkey:


Marriages 1862, 1896, 1907
 

Starkie
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Starkie.

Staveley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Staveley.

Staynton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Staynton.

Stead
There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stead, as discussed in the Stead Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Stead:


Marriages 1890, 1897, 1942; Death 1907
 

Steel
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Steel.

Unattached BMDs for Steel:


Marriages 1874, 1898, 1905
 

Steele
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Steele.

Unattached BMDs for Steele:


Marriage 1913; Death 1899
 

Stell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stell.

Stenhouse
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stenhouse.

Stephens
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stephens.

Unattached BMDs for Stephens:


Marriage 1861
 

Stephenson
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stephenson, as discussed in the Stephenson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Stephenson:


Marriages 1896, 1904, 1907, 1936
 

Sterne
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sterne.

Stevens
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stevens.

Stevenson
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stevenson.

Stewart
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stewart.

Unattached BMDs for Stewart:


Marriage 1872
 

Stirk
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stirk.

Unattached BMDs for Stirk:


Baptism 1826; Marriage 1907
 

Stock
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stock.

Stockdale
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stockdale.

Stocks
The surname is found in Shelf and Northowram. It may have originated in the Huddersfield area. Thomas Stokkys is recorded at Elland in 1423, and Daniel Stocks is recorded in 1692.

The name is derived from the stock or stump of a tree.

There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stocks, as discussed in the Stocks Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Stocks:


Marriages 1852, 1860, 1901, 1906, 1907, 1909; Death 1907; Death 1939
 

Stockton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stockton.

Unattached BMDs for Stockton:


Marriage 1918
 

Stockwell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stockwell.

Unattached BMDs for Stockwell:


Marriage 1869; Death 1805
 

Stoddart
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stoddart.

Stoker
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stoker.

Stone
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stone.

Unattached BMDs for Stone:


Marriage 1899
 

Stoney
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stoney.

Stoodley

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stoodley.

Stopford
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stopford.

Storer
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Storer.

Unattached BMDs for Storer:


Marriage 1906; Death 1906
 

Storey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Storey.

Unattached BMDs for Storey:


Marriage 1914
 

Stork
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stork.

Stott
The surname is derived from the word stot meaning a bullock.

George Redmonds writes that the surname came from Rochdale to the Elland district in the late 1500s, and then on to Halifax & Huddersfield. Alice Stott is recorded at Elland in 1584 and John Stott at Elland in 1642.

There are over 100 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stott, as discussed in the Stott Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Stott:


Marriages 1832, 1853, 1855, 1862, 1873, 1882, 1893, 1896, 1899, 1900, 1901, 1907, 1909, 1910, 1933, 1935; Death 1900
 

Stowell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stowell.

Strickland
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Strickland.

Stringer
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stringer.

Strong
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Strong.

Stuart
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stuart.

Stubbs
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stubbs.

Studley

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Studley.

Sturdy
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sturdy.

Stuttard
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Stuttard.

Styan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Styan.

Styring
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Styring.

Sucksmith
An old form of the surname Shoesmith

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sucksmith.

Unattached BMDs for Sucksmith:


Marriage 1864
 

See Sucksmith (occupation)

Sugden
The surname is from Old English sug [a marsh] and den [a valley].

George Redmonds writes that the name may have originated in the Haworth and/or Bingley districts, and that Hugh de Sugden is recorded at Bradford in 1354, Robert de Sugden is recorded at Haworth in 1379 and John Sugden is recorded at Ovenden in 1552

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

Unattached BMDs for Sugden:


Marriages 1808, 1853, 1881, 1888, 1899, 1912, 1918; Deaths 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Sullivan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sullivan.

Summerscales
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Summerscales.

Unattached BMDs for Summerscales:


Marriage 1912
 

Summerskill
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Summerskill.

Sunderland

Matthew Sunderland is recorded in 1274.

The name is derived from Sunderland, the area around High Sunderland.

There are over 120 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sunderland, as discussed in the Sunderland Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Sunderland:


Marriages 1835, 1857, 1876, 1884, 1896, 1907, 1908, 1912, 1913; Deaths 1855, 1900, 1907
 

Sutcliff
A variant of the surname Sutcliffe

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sutcliff.

Unattached BMDs for Sutcliff:


Deaths 1805, 1810
 

Sutcliffe
Other forms of the surname include Sutcliff, Sutliff, Sutliffe, Suttcliffe and Suttley.

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout Recorded in 1274.

Originated in the Sutcliffe area of Hipperholme.

There are over 460 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sutcliffe, as discussed in the Sutcliffe Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Sutcliffe:


Marriages 1805, 1807, 1808, 1811, 1852, 1853, 1855, 1857, 1859, 1864, 1865, 1868, 1871, 1873, 1877, 1879, 1883, 1885, 1886, 1887, 1889, 1890, 1891, 1893, 1897, 1899, 1901, 1903, 1905, 1906, 1907, 1908, 1909, 1912, 1914, 1915, 1918, 1919, 1921, 1923, 1926, 1933, 1939, 1942; Deaths 1801, 1835, 1855, 1861, 1899, 1900, 1906, 1907; Deaths 1895, 1896
 

Suter
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Suter.

Sutherland
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sutherland.

Suthers
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Suthers.

Unattached BMDs for Suthers:


Marriage 1878
 

Sutliff
A variant of the surname Sutcliffe

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sutliff.

Sutliffe
A variant of the surname Sutcliffe

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There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sutliffe.

Suttcliffe
A variant of the surname Sutcliffe

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There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Suttcliffe.

Suttle
A variant of the surname Soothill

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There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Suttle.

Unattached BMDs for Suttle:


Death 1907
 

Suttley
A variant of the surname Sutcliffe

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There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Suttley.

Sutton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sutton.

Suttonstall
A variant of the surname Saltonstall

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Suttonstall.

Swain
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Swain.

Unattached BMDs for Swain:


Marriages 1803, 1865
 

Swaine
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Swaine.

Unattached BMDs for Swaine:


Marriages 1803, 1899; Death 1805
 

Swale
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Swale.

Swallow
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Swallow.

Unattached BMDs for Swallow:


Marriages 1897, 1907, 1927; Death 1899
 

Swan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Swan.

Unattached BMDs for Swan:


Marriage 1712
 

Swift

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

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Swift, as discussed in the Swift Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Swift:


Marriages 1806, 1872, 1898, 1910
 

Swire
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Swire.

Unattached BMDs for Swire:


Marriages 1811, 1812, 1854
 

Swithenbank
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Swithenbank.

Sykes
The surname originated outside the Calderdale area, possibly Slaithwaite.

It is connected to the place name element syke

There are over 120 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sykes, as discussed in the Sykes Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Sykes:


Baptism 1855; Marriages 1867, 1868, 1877, 1889, 1898, 1904, 1907, 1912, 1922, 1932, 1938, 1940; Deaths 1899, 1907
 

Symons
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Symons.

Sympson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sympson.

T

Tailor
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tailor.

Talbot
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Talbot.

Talvace
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Talvace.

Talvas
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Talvas.

Tamblin
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tamblin.

Tamplin
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tamplin.

Tankard
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tankard.

Tanner
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tanner.

Tansey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tansey.

Tasker

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tasker, as discussed in the Tasker Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Tate
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tate. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Tatham
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tatham.

Unattached BMDs for Tatham:


Marriages 1824, 1869, 1899; Death 1899
 

Tattersall
Other forms of the surname include Tattersdill, Tattersfield, Tattershall, Tattersley and Tatterson

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

There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tattersall, as discussed in the Tattersall Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Tattersall:


Baptism 1835; Marriage 1899; Death 1805
 

Tattersdill
A variant of the surname Tattersall

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tattersdill.

Tattersfield
May be a variant of the surname Tattersall

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tattersfield.

Tattershall
A variant of the surname Tattersall

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tattershall.

Tattersley
A variant of the surname Tattersall

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tattersley.

Tatterson
A variant of the surname Tattersall

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tatterson.

Taylor
There are over 210 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Taylor, as discussed in the Taylor Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Taylor:


Marriages 1712, 1809, 1845, 1859, 1861, 1863, 1874, 1876, 1883, 1888, 1891, 1895, 1901, 1902, 1905, 1907, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1933, 1935; Deaths 1805, 1810, 1835, 1861, 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Teal
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Teal.

Unattached BMDs for Teal:


Marriages 1865, 1912, 1942; Death 1899
 

Teasdale
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Teasdale.

Temperley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Temperley.

Tempest
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tempest.

Unattached BMDs for Tempest:


Marriage 1866
 

Templeton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Templeton.

Unattached BMDs for Templeton:


Marriages 1900, 1908
 

Tennant
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tennant.

Terry
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Terry.

Tetlaw
A variant of the surname Tetley

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tetlaw.

Unattached BMDs for Tetlaw:


Marriages 1868, 1937
 

Tetley
Other forms of the surname include Tetlaw and Tetlow

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tetley.

Tetlow
A variant of the surname Tetley

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tetlow.

Unattached BMDs for Tetlow:


Death 1716
 

Thackeray
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Thackeray.

Thackrah
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Thackrah.

Thomas
Other forms of the surname include Thomis and Tommis

There are over 130 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Thomas, as discussed in the Thomas Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Thomas:


Marriages 1804, 1808, 1822, 1861, 1895, 1903, 1907, 1913, 1916, 1919, 1920, 1937, 1941, 1943; Deaths 1855, 1899, 1900
 

Thomis
A variant of the surname Thomas

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Thomis.

Thompson
The surname is patronymic and means the son of Thomasd.

There are over 120 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Thompson, as discussed in the Thompson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Thompson:


Marriages 1866, 1868, 1873, 1874, 1886, 1904, 1907, 1910, 1912; Deaths 1812, 1907
 

Thomson
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Thomson.

Unattached BMDs for Thomson:


Marriage 1805; Death 1900
 

Thorburn
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Thorburn.

Unattached BMDs for Thorburn:


Marriage 1866
 

Thornber
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Thornber.

Thorne
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Thorne.

Thornhill

George Redmonds writes that

the name comes from Thornhill, near Dewsbury.

Richard de Thornhyll is recorded at Sowerby in 1274, William de Thornell is recorded at Fixby in 1407 and several people named John Thornhill are recorded at Fixby from the 15th century

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Thornhill. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Thornton
There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Thornton, as discussed in the Thornton Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Thornton:


Marriages 1803, 1805, 1836, 1873, 1882, 1884, 1898, 1905, 1907, 1908, 1913, 1914; Deaths 1812, 1900, 1907
 

Thorp
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Thorp. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Thorp:


Baptism 1819; Marriages 1846, 1858, 1864, 1877, 1888, 1906, 1928; Deaths 1899, 1907
 

Thorpe
The surname may originate in Thorp

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Thorpe, as discussed in the Thorpe Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Thorpe:


Marriages 1894, 1907, 1912
 

Thoseby
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Thoseby.

Unattached BMDs for Thoseby:


Marriage 1864
 

Thotil
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Thotil.

Threapland
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Threapland.

Threlkeld
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Threlkeld.

Thristan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Thristan.

Throp
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Throp.

Thwaite
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Thwaite.

Unattached BMDs for Thwaite:


Marriage 1866
 

Thwaites
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Thwaites.

Tidswell
The Oxford Dictionary of English Surnames says that the surname originates in a place called


Tideswell, Derbyshire.
 

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tidswell, as discussed in the Tidswell Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Tidswell:


Marriages 1915, 1916, 1932
 

Tiffany
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tiffany.

Unattached BMDs for Tiffany:


Marriages 1902, 1907, 1940; Deaths 1835, 1907
 

Tillotson
Another form of the surname is Tilson.

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

Edmund Tylson is recorded at Sowerby in 1542, and John Tylson is recorded at Northowram in 1551.

Robert Tillotson, of Old Haugh End, Sowerby, was descended from a family of the name of Tilson, from Tilson, in Cheshire. His grandfather was Thomas Tilson, of Wookliff, in the parish of Carlton, in Craven, and he changed his surname to Tillotson.

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tillotson, as discussed in the Tillotson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Tillotson:


Deaths 1835, 1900, 1907
 

Like Dyson and Mallinson, the name derives from a woman's name and means son of Matilda

See Patronymic Surnames

Tilson
A variant of the surname Tillotson

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tilson.

Tindall
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tindall.

Tingle
Another form of the surname is Tingley

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tingle.

Tingley
A variant of the surname Tingle

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tingley.

Tiplady
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tiplady.

Titterington
The surname uses the elements ing and ton and means the enclosure in the clearing of Tidhere, where Tidhere is a personal name (possibly) associated with the Welsh Tudor

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Titterington, as discussed in the Titterington Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Toase
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Toase.

Todd
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Todd.

Unattached BMDs for Todd:


Marriages 1883, 1906; Death 1899
 

Tolleth
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tolleth.

Tolley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tolley.

Tolson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tolson.

Tomlinson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tomlinson.

Unattached BMDs for Tomlinson:


Marriage 1915
 

Tommis
A variant of the surname Thomas

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tommis.

Tong
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tong.

Unattached BMDs for Tong:


Marriage 1907
 

Tonge
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tonge.

Unattached BMDs for Tonge:


Marriage 1856
 

Tongue
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tongue.

Toothill
Other forms of the surname include Tootill, Totehyll and Tuthill.

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout Adam de Totehyll was an early member of the Toothill family of Rastrick.

The surname is derived from Toothill and similar hills.

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Toothill.

Unattached BMDs for Toothill:


Marriages 1895, 1915
 

See Toothill

Tootill
A variant of the surname Toothill

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tootill.

Topham
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Topham.

Tordoff
The surname is derived from the Norse Thjodulf, based on the elements Thor and wolf

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tordoff.

Unattached BMDs for Tordoff:


Marriage 1946; Death 1899
 

Totehyll
A variant of the surname Toothill

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Totehyll.

Totil
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Totil.

Tout
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tout.

Town

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Town.

Unattached BMDs for Town:


Marriages 1864, 1888, 1896, 1902, 1908
 

Towne
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Towne.

Townend
The surname was originally given to someone who lived at the edge or outskirts of the town.

John Attetonehende is recorded at Sowerby in 1286, and Edward Townend is recorded at Stainland in 1672

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Townend.

Unattached BMDs for Townend:


Marriage 1897
 

Townley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Townley.

Townsend
There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Townsend. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Townsend:


Marriages 1861, 1895, 1907, 1912, 1933
 

Traczewski
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Traczewski.

Trafford
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Trafford.

Travers
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Travers.

Travis
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Travis.

Unattached BMDs for Travis:


Death 1855
 

Traynor
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Traynor.

Tregellas
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tregellas.

Trewartha
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Trewartha.

Trigg
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Trigg.

Trollope
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Trollope.

Tucker
An occupational surname meaning someone involved in walking or fulling cloth. This is more common in the south-west of England.

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tucker.

See Fuller and Walker

Tuley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tuley.

Turner
An occupational surname for a wood-turner, such as might produce furniture legs and bobbins.

George Redmonds writes that William Tournour is recorded at Sowerby in 1324, William Tournour is recorded at Southowram in 1420, John Turnor is recorded at Sowerby in 1538, and John Turner is recorded at Ovenden in 1589

There are over 140 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Turner, as discussed in the Turner Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Turner:


Baptism 1819; Marriages 1804, 1805, 1810, 1835, 1854, 1861, 1886, 1893, 1900, 1904, 1907, 1908, 1912, 1915, 1940, 1943; Deaths 1805, 1899
 

Turney
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Turney.

Unattached BMDs for Turney:


Marriage 1934
 

Turton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Turton.

Tuthill
A variant of the surname Toothill

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tuthill.

Tweed
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tweed.

Unattached BMDs for Tweed:


Marriage 1835
 

Tweedale
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tweedale.

Tyas
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tyas.

Tye
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tye.

Unattached BMDs for Tye:


Marriage 1912
 

Tyers
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tyers.

Tynan
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tynan.

Tyndall
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tyndall.

Tyson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Tyson.

Unattached BMDs for Tyson:


Marriage 1914
 

U

Utlay
An old form of the surname Uttley.

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

Recorded in 1242.

John O' Utlay moved from Utlay, near Keighley, to the Heptonstall area in the 14th century

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Utlay.

Utley
A variant of the surname Uttley

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

Recorded in 1242.

John O' Utlay moved from Utlay, near Keighley, to the Heptonstall area in the 14th century.

The form with double-T appeared around 1800

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Utley.

Uttley
Other forms of the surname include Utlay and Utley.

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout The surname is still common in and around the Upper Calder Valley.

The form with double-T appeared around 1800.

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

Unattached BMDs for Uttley:


Marriages 1861, 1873, 1907, 1913; Death 1855
 

See The House of Uttley

V

Valentine
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Valentine.

Varley
Another form of the surname is Varlow.

Robert Varleye is recorded at Sowerby in 1563, John Verley is recorded at Wadsworth in 1599 and William Varley is recorded at Wadsworth in 1672

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Varley.

Varlow
A variant of the surname Varley.

Laurence Verlow is recorded at Elland in 1628

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Varlow.

Vasey
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Vasey.

Vavasour
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Vavasour.

Veal
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Veal.

Veevers
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Veevers.

Venables
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Venables.

Vere
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Vere.

Verity
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Verity.

Unattached BMDs for Verity:


Marriage 1893
 

Vicars
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Vicars.

Vickerman
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Vickerman.

Unattached BMDs for Vickerman:


Marriages 1889, 1907; Death 1907
 

Vickers

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Vickers.

Unattached BMDs for Vickers:


Marriage 1904
 

Viney
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Viney.

Vowles
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Vowles.

W

Wadd
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wadd.

Waddington

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Waddington, as discussed in the Waddington Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Waddington:


Marriages 1804, 1855, 1861, 1862, 1890, 1899, 1900, 1907, 1910
 

Waddoup
A variant of the surname Widdop

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Waddoup.

Waddoups
A variant of the surname Widdop

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Waddoups.

Waddup
A variant of the surname Widdop

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Waddup.

Wade

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

There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wade, as discussed in the Wade Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Wade:


Marriages 1883, 1907, 1935; Deaths 1809, 1898
 

Wadsworth
The surname is recorded in 1274, and Thomas de Waddisworth is recorded at Midgley in 1314.

The name originated in Wadsworth.

There are over 100 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wadsworth, as discussed in the Wadsworth Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Wadsworth:


Marriages 1840, 1867, 1876, 1879, 1891, 1899, 1900, 1907, 1908, 1911, 1913, 1915, 1927; Death 1900
 

Wager
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wager.

Wainhouse

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wainhouse, as discussed in the Wainhouse Sidetrack.

Unattached BMDs for Wainhouse:


Deaths 1719, 1812
 

See Wainstalls

Wainwright
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wainwright.

Unattached BMDs for Wainwright:


Baptism 1820; Marriages 1907, 1936
 

Waite
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Waite.

Unattached BMDs for Waite:


Marriage 1897
 

Waites
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Waites.

Unattached BMDs for Waites:


Marriage 1805
 

Wakefield
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wakefield.

Waldron
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Waldron.

Walkden
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Walkden.

Walker
An occupational surname meaning someone involved in walking or fulling cloth. This is common in the north and west of England.

There are over 170 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Walker, as discussed in the Walker Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Walker:


Baptism 1856; Marriages 1804, 1811, 1825, 1855, 1867, 1877, 1899, 1907, 1909, 1921, 1935, 1936, 1941; Deaths 1808, 1835, 1900, 1905, 1906
 

See Fuller

Wall
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wall.

Wallace
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wallace.

Waller
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Waller.

Unattached BMDs for Waller:


Marriages 1800, 1805
 

Wallis
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wallis.

Walmsley
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Walmsley.

Unattached BMDs for Walmsley:


Marriage 1861
 

Walsh

George Redmonds writes that the name is usually associated with Ireland, and is derived from the element welsh

There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Walsh, as discussed in the Walsh Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Walsh:


Marriages 1861, 1885, 1889, 1905, 1906, 1910, 1915, 1919, 1923; Deaths 1899, 1900
 

Walshaw

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Walshaw.

Unattached BMDs for Walshaw:


Marriage 1907
 

Walter
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Walter.

Walters
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Walters.

Unattached BMDs for Walters:


Marriage 1907
 

Waltham
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Waltham.

Walton

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

There are over 90 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Walton, as discussed in the Walton Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Walton:


Birth 1895; Marriages 1810, 1877, 1881, 1902, 1907, 1908, 1914, 1942; Deaths 1835, 1899, 1900
 

Warburton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Warburton.

Ward
There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ward, as discussed in the Ward Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Ward:


Marriages 1810, 1905, 1907, 1912; Death 1899
 

Wardle

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wardle.

Unattached BMDs for Wardle:


Death 1866
 

Wardley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wardley.

Ware
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ware.

Warenne
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Warenne.

Waring
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Waring.

Wark
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wark.

Warneford
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Warneford.

Warner
The surname is a contraction of warrener, someone who looks after the lord's warren There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Warner.

Warren
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Warren.

Warrington
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Warrington.

Unattached BMDs for Warrington:


Marriages 1892, 1907, 1916; Death 1899
 

Washington
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Washington.

Unattached BMDs for Washington:


Marriage 1899
 

Waterhouse
The local occurrence of the surname may have originated in Lincolnshire. John Waterhouse is recorded at Barton-on-Humber in 1424, when he was a witness to a deed relating to Dove House, Shibden.

Other spellings of the name in old documents include Waterhose, Waterhowse, Watrhowse, Watterhouse, Wattirhouse, and Wattrous

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Waterhouse, as discussed in the Waterhouse Sidetrack.

Unattached BMDs for Waterhouse:


Marriages 1579, 1905, 1913
 

Waterman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Waterman.

Unattached BMDs for Waterman:


Marriage 1916
 

Waterworth
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Waterworth.

Watkin
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Watkin.

Watkins
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Watkins.

Unattached BMDs for Watkins:


Marriages 1907, 1914; Death 1900
 

Watkinson
There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Watkinson, as discussed in the Watkinson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Watman
A variant of the surname Watmough

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Watman.

Watmore
A variant of the surname Watmough

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Watmore.

Watmough
Other forms of the surname include Watman, Watmore, Wattmaughe, Wattmoughe and Whatmore

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

George Redmonds writes that William Watman/Watmore/Wattmoughe is recorded in Halifax in 1541-1557, and Henry Watman/Watmaughe is recorded in Halifax in 1549-1555

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Watmough.

Watney
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Watney.

Watson

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

There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Watson, as discussed in the Watson Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Watson:


Marriages 1861, 1862, 1888, 1891, 1900, 1908, 1909, 1914, 1922, 1939; Deaths 1808, 1853, 1907
 

See Patronymic Surnames

Watterson
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Watterson.

Wattmaughe
A variant of the surname Watmough

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wattmaughe.

Wattmoughe
A variant of the surname Watmough

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wattmoughe.

Watts
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Watts.

Waugh
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Waugh.

Wavell
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wavell.

Wayman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wayman.

Weatherhead
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Weatherhead.

Weatherill
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Weatherill.

Weaver

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Weaver.

See Webster

Webb
An occupational surname meaning a weaver, usually male. The female form is Webster

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Webb.

Webster
An occupational surname meaning a weaver, usually female.

A Thomas the Webster of Hipperholme is mentioned in court rolls of May 1275.

The male form is Webb.

There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Webster, as discussed in the Webster Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Webster:


Marriages 1870, 1882, 1888, 1896, 1907, 1917, 1937; Death 1907
 

See Baxter and Textor

Weedop
A variant of the surname Widdop

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Weedop.

Weightman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Weightman.

Welch
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Welch.

Wellock
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wellock.

Wells
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wells.

Unattached BMDs for Wells:


Marriages 1895, 1899; Deaths 1899, 1915
 

Welsh
The name is derived from the element welsh There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Welsh.

Unattached BMDs for Welsh:


Death 1899
 

Wentworth
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wentworth.

Unattached BMDs for Wentworth:


Marriage 1907
 

Wesley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wesley.

West
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname West.

Unattached BMDs for West:


Marriages 1900, 1910, 1915, 1916
 

Westerman
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Westerman.

Westmacott
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Westmacott.

Weston
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Weston.

Unattached BMDs for Weston:


Marriage 1939
 

Westwood
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Westwood.

Unattached BMDs for Westwood:


Deaths 1888, 1906
 

Wetherherd
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wetherherd.

Whalley
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Whalley.

Unattached BMDs for Whalley:


Marriages 1906, 1910, 1919; Death 1901
 

Wharton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wharton.

Unattached BMDs for Wharton:


Marriages 1862, 1904
 

Whatmore
A variant of the surname Watmough

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Whatmore.

Whatmough
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Whatmough.

Unattached BMDs for Whatmough:


Marriage 1914
 

Wheatcroft
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wheatcroft.

Wheatley
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wheatley.

Unattached BMDs for Wheatley:


Death 1900
 

Wheelhouse
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wheelhouse.

Unattached BMDs for Wheelhouse:


Marriage 1831; Death 1903
 

Wheelwright
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wheelwright, as discussed in the Wheelwright Sidetrack.

Unattached BMDs for Wheelwright:


Baptism 1834; Marriage 1885
 

Whetherherd
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Whetherherd.

Whewall
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Whewall.

Whipp
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Whipp.

Unattached BMDs for Whipp:


Marriage 1889
 

Whitaker
Another form of the surname is Whittaker

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

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

Unattached BMDs for Whitaker:


Marriages 1835, 1845, 1852, 1871, 1879, 1888, 1907, 1915, 1935; Deaths 1835, 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Whitbread
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Whitbread.

Unattached BMDs for Whitbread:


Marriages 1879, 1913, 1919
 

White
There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname White, as discussed in the White Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for White:


Marriages 1907, 1937; Death 1900
 

Whitehead

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

There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Whitehead, as discussed in the Whitehead Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Whitehead:


Marriages 1865, 1876, 1891, 1894, 1898, 1935; Deaths 1866, 1900
 

Whiteley
Other forms of the surname include Whitely and Whitley.

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

There are over 250 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Whiteley, as discussed in the Whiteley Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Whiteley:


Marriages 1835, 1855, 1857, 1863, 1866, 1867, 1872, 1874, 1877, 1887, 1889, 1895, 1899, 1900, 1906, 1907, 1911, 1916, 1918, 1939, 1944; Deaths 1801, 1835, 1897, 1898, 1899, 1900, 1907
 

Whitely
A variant of the surname Whiteley

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname .

Whiteside
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Whiteside.

Whitewood
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Whitewood.

Whiteworth

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Whiteworth.

Whitfield
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Whitfield.

Whitham
There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Whitham.

Unattached BMDs for Whitham:


Marriage 1863
 

Whitley
A variant of the surname Whiteley.

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

There are over 60 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Whitley, as discussed in the Whitley Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Whitley:


Birth 1903; Baptism 1857; Marriage 1909
 

Whittaker
A variant of the surname Whitaker

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

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Whittaker.

Unattached BMDs for Whittaker:


Marriages 1882, 1899, 1904, 1913
 

Whittel
A variant of the surname Whittell

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Whittel.

Whittell
Other forms of the surname include Whittel, Whittle and Whitwell.

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

Recorded in 1296.

May be derived from Whitwell, meaning white and well

There are several entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Whittell.

Unattached BMDs for Whittell:


Marriage 1894
 

Whittle
A variant of the surname Whittell

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Whittle.

Whitton
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Whitton.

Whitwam
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Whitwam.

Unattached BMDs for Whitwam:


Marriage 1907
 

Whitwell
A variant of the surname Whittell

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Whitwell.

Whitworth
There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Whitworth, as discussed in the Whitworth Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Whitworth:


Birth 1898; Marriages 1805, 1810, 1879, 1927; Deaths 1889, 1890, 1899, 1900
 

Wickham
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wickham.

Widdop
Other forms of the surname include Waddoup, Waddoups, Waddup, Weedop and Widdup.

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

Robert Mydop [Wydop] is recorded in 1379.

The name originated in Widdop.

There are over 40 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Widdop, as discussed in the Widdop Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Widdop:


Marriage 1840; Deaths 1900, 1907
 

Widdup
A variant of the surname Widdop

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Widdup.

Unattached BMDs for Widdup:


Marriages 1883, 1893
 

Wilber

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

There are currently no entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wilber.

Wilby

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

There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wilby.

Unattached BMDs for Wilby:


Death 1899
 

Wilcock
There are over 30 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wilcock, as discussed in the Wilcock Sidetrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Wilcock:


Marriages 1893, 1898, 1907, 1914, 1920, 1923; Death 1900
 

Wilcox
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wilcox.

Wild

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wild. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Wild:


Marriages 1809, 1871, 1882; Death 1900
 

Wildblood
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wildblood.

Wilde

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

There are over 20 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wilde. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Wilde:


Marriages 1876, 1898; Deaths 1899, 1907
 

Wilding
There are a few entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Wilding.

Wilkinson
The surname is patronymic and me