Some Local Deaths



This Foldout collects the entries for some of the people who had self-inflicted, interesting or unusual deaths




Florence  Louisa Aaron
The Abergele Disaster
Asa  Ackroyd
Francis  Wood Ackroyd
Dr  George Henry Ainley
John  Ainley
George  Aked
John  Aked
Robert  Akrigg
Jonathan  Akroyd
Walter  Allen
William  Bain Anderson
Samuel  Appleyard
William  Henry Archdeacon
James  Archer
Francis  Armytage
Thomas  Ashton
John  Ashworth
Riley, son of William  Aspinall
Alexander  Asquith
James  Asquith
John  Green Asquith
Edward  Astin
Jonathan  Atkinson
Moses  Atkinson
Thomas  Atkinson
James  Auty
Jeremiah  Avison

Samuel  Bailey
Edwin  Smith Bairstow
Carl, son of Jeffrey  Bairstow
Edward  Baker
Sam  Baldwin
Joseph  Balmforth
William  Balmforth
William  Balmforth
Walter  Banks
William  Barber
Joseph Baron
John Wilfred, son of William  Henry Barrett
William  Barritt
Charles  Bartey
Jonas  Bateman
Nathaniel  Bates
Rev  Thomas Bates
John Bateson
Kathleen  Batley
Samuel  David Baume
John  Baxendale
Alfred  Walter Bayes
Isaac Beck
Sarah, wife of Peter Bedford
Abraham Benn
Abraham  Bentley
Brian  Bentley
Jo, son of Job  Bentley
Joseph Edwin Bentley
Joshua  Bentley
Mrs Fred  Berry
Sarah  Elizabeth Berry
Mrs Mary Best
Mary Best
Dan  Beverley
Nan  Beverley
Sir  Alfred Billson
Dr Cecil Alexander Bindley
Mrs Hannah Binks
John  Birtwhistle
Rev  Amos Blackburn
John Henry, son of John  William Blackburn
David  Blair
George  Bloomer
Bob o' Lanks
Iwan  Bochen
William  John Bonnett
Herbert  Boocock
Herbert  Shackleton Booth
Annie  Matilda Bottomley
Fred  Bottomley
Elizabeth, wife of James  Bottomley
John  Bottomley
Jonathan  Bottomley
Samuel  Bottomley
Glenn  John Bouckley
Robert C. Bowers
William  Bowling
Richard  Boys
T. H. Bracken & Company Limited
Joseph  Bramfitt
Nancy  Bramham
Michael  Brannan
William  Brear
John  Frederick Brearley
Joseph  Brearley
Harriet  Louisa Bridges
Mrs  Ann Briggs
John  Briggs
John  Briggs
John  Briggs
John  Henry Briggs
Sir Hylton Ralph Brisco
Broad Tree Hotel, Lee Mount
Mary  Broadbent
Samuel  Broadley
George  Henry Bromley
Joseph Edwards Bromley
Benjamin  Brook
Brook's Foundry, Halifax
Willie  Brooke
Mr  Brooksbank
Gilbert Brooksbank
Benjamin  Brown
William  Brown
Ada  Brumby
Abraham  Buckley
Bull, Hebden Bridge
Joseph  Bunney
Ivy  Burrows
Samuel  Butterfield

John Heaton Cadman
Rev Abraham Birtles Camm
Alexander Carmichael
J.  B. H. Carmichael
Alfred  Carter
James  Carter
George  Casson
Thomas (Tom) Castle
Stephen  Catherall
Frederick Cavendish
John Cawthra
John Chadwick
Joseph  Chambers
William  Chapman
Mr  Chew
Charles  Clark
Mr  Clay
Annie, widow of Frank  Clay
Janet  Elizabeth Clay
John  Nigel Clay
William  Clay
Fred  Clayton
Ralph  Clayton
Ann Clegg
Rev  John Arthur Clegg
Matilda  Clegg
Joseph  Cliffe
Charles  Clough
J.  G. Cocking
Mr  Colley
Geoffrey Collins
Edward Whiteley Collinson
Richard Commons
Patrick  Conroy
Thomas  Conway
Jane, wife of John Cooper
James  Cordingley
Norman Cornwell
Jonathan Coulston
Luke  Crabtree
Martha  Crabtree
Emily, daughter of Joseph  Craven
George Henry Crosland
Abraham  Crossley
Mrs  Ada Crossley
Edward  Crossley
Eli  Crossley
Joseph  Crossley
Thomas  Crossley
William  Crossley
George Crowther
John  Henry Crowther
Joseph  Crowther
Mary  Crowther
Nimrod  Crowther
George  E. Croysdale
Ronald Cunliffe

James William Davis
James  Dawson
Samuel  Dawson
Rev George Dean
John  Dean
James Dearden
John  Dearden
Derek  Dobson
William  Christopher Donahue
Thomas Doogan
Samuel  Oxley Drabbs
William  Drake
Frank  Herbert Dransfield
Henry Draper
Thomas Drury
Mr  Duckworth
Edwards  Hopton Dyson
Sir  Frank Watson Dyson
John  Charles Dyson

Isaac  Easterby
Charles  Eastwood
Eli  Ogden Eastwood
Olive  Elgood Eastwood
Reuben  Eastwood
Benjamin  Edwards
Bertram  Cecil Priestley Edwards
Sir  Henry Edwards
John  Edwards
Joseph  Edwards
Joseph  Priestley Edwards
Lewis  John Edwards
Priestley  August Edwards
William Cecil Edwards
Empress Of Ireland

Frederick  William Fairburn
Martha  Fairburn
John  Farrar
Louisa, wife of John  Owen Farrar
Raymond  Farrar
William  Kershaw Farrar
Florence  Louisa Fawcett
Stephen  Fawcett
Tom  Fawthrop
Tyas Fearnley
Joseph  Fell
Greenwood  Feltham
Abraham  Fielden
John  Fielden
John  Fielden
John  Fielden
Joshua  Fielden
Joshua  Fielden
Robert Fielden
Robert  Fielden
Thomas  Fielden
Thomas  Fielden
Thomas  Arthington Fielden
Wilfred  Fieldhouse
Charles  William Fielding
Ernest  Fielding
Frank  Fielding
Sam  Longbottom Fielding
Fred  Firth
Abraham  Fletcher
Alfred  Fossard
Dudley  Foster
Edward Fox
Ralph  Fox
Tom Foy
Abraham Frank
John  Furness

Samuel  Garside
Thomas Rowden Stanley Garside
Daughters of John  William Gaukroger
Joseph  Gaukroger
German U-Boats
Thomas de Getingdon
Abraham  Gibson
Lister  Gibson
William  Gibson
William  Gibson
Michael Gilburn



Elizabeth Gill
James  Gill
Alice, wife of George Girling
John  Gledhill
John George, son of Joseph  Riley Gledhill
Sir Richard Gledhill
John  Gough
Frederick  Goulding
John Graughan
Philip  Crowther
Kenneth Greatorex
Florrie, daughter of John  Green
Mary Greenlees
Abraham  Greenwood
Daniel  Greenwood
David  Greenwood
James  Greenwood
Jesse  Greenwood
John  Greenwood
John  Greenwood
William  Greenwood
William  Greenwood
Phyllis daughter of Frederick Gregory
Katherine Grice
Jane Grimshaw
Mr Swarbrick of Grimston Park, Tadcaster
Thomas  Robinson Groves
Samuel Guest

John  Russell Hadwen
Ivan Hague
Charles  Haigh
David  Haigh
Edward  Haigh
George  Haigh
Reuben  Haigh
Daughters of Thomas  Haigh
William  Haigh
William  Hainsworth
Richard  Halliday
John  Halstead
Edward  Hamer
Northend Nicholls Hamerton
Dr Joseph Handley
Bethel  Hanson
Herbert  Hanson & family
John  Hanson
John  Hanson
Kit  Hanson
Thomas  Kenneth Hanson
Rev  Ronald A. Hardy
Abraham  Harger
Captain Douglas Hart
May  Hartley
Samuel  Hartley
William  Hartley
Edgar  Harwood
James  Harwood
Alice Oldfield Healey
Joseph  Healey
John  Heap
Andrew  Heaton
John  Heaton
Thomas  Preston Heaton
George  Hedley
Hamlet  Helliwell
Herbert, son of Thomas  Helliwell
Abraham  Hellowell
Betty, wife of John  Hellowell
Isaac  Hemingway
John  Hemingway
Ziba  Hemingway
Jonas  Herd
George  H. Heseltine
Alfred  Heywood
The infant son of George  Higham
George  Thomas Highley
Jack  Hill
Shepherd  Hill
Joseph  Hilton
Frederick  Hinchcliffe
Charles  Edward Hinchliffe
Samuel  Hirst
Samuel  Edgar Hirst
John  Hitchen
Samuel  Hitchen
William  Hitchen
Samuel Hitchin
Captain John Hodgson
Dr  Joseph Hodgson
Sutcliffe  Hodgson
Whiteley  Hodgson
George  Hogarth
Henry  Holdsworth
Tom  Holdsworth
William  Holdsworth
John  Holgate
Wilfred  Holgate
James  Hollas
A.  Hollindrake
Haigh  Hollinrake
John Thomas Hollinrake
James  Hollows
Rev  Charles Richard Holmes
Hilda  Varley Holmes
John  Holmes
Levi  Holroyd
Richard  Holroyd
William  Holroyd
James  Holt
Thomas  Holt
Thomas  Holt
Janet  Hoole
Mr  Hoosey
Mr  Hopkins
Sarah Ellen, wife of Frank  Horsfall
John  Horsfall
James, son of Joseph  Henry Horsfall
William  Horsfall
William  Horsfall
Fred, son of John  Horsfield
Will  Horsley
Richard  Henry Horton
David Howard
Charles  Howarth
Howarth David
James  Howarth
Tom  Howarth
Thomas  Howgate
Kenneth  Robert Howorth
Mary  Howorth
Elkanah  Hoyle
Rev  Joseph Hoyle
Joshua  Hodson Hoyle
Luke  Hoyle

Ben  Illingworth
Influenza Epidemic of 1918
Henry  Ingham
Lola  Irvine

William Jackman
John  Theodore Jackson
Sarah  Jackson
William  Jackson
Mrs  Emmeline Jagger
Frank  Jagger
John  Jagger
Hubert Stephan de Jastrzębski
Thomas  Jennings
Lewis Farley Clogston Johnston
Henry  Jones
Llewellyn  Jones
Richard  Jones
Richard  Jowett
John Judson
Squire  Judson

Peter Kaye
Francis  Richard (Frank) Keating
Stephen Keegan
Benjamin Keighley
Samuel Kellett
Patrick  Kelly
John  Kenworthy
Mr  Kershaw
Emily  Kershaw
3 children of James  Kershaw
John  Kershaw
Richard  Kershaw
William  King
The Kirby family
Stefan Ivan Kiszko
Henry  Knapton
Eric Knight

Henry  Lacy
Stephen Lambert
Thomas  Lambert
Abraham  Law
James  Law
Robert  Law
Sarah  Law
Rev  Thomas Law
Thomas  Law
Jonathan  Laycock
Edward  Leadbetter
William  Leaver
Captain  J. E. Leigh
Edward Egerton Leigh
Kenneth  M. Lent
George  Lister
Harold  Lister
Herbert  Lister
Rev  John Lister
Samuel  Lister
William  Lister
John  Longbottom
John  William Longbottom
Frank  Lord
Samuel  Lord
William  Lord
Richard Ludley
Joseph  Lum
Ely  Lumb
George  Lumb
John  Lumb
William  Lumb
John  Lumley-Savile
George Lupton
Lusitania

Dr Arthur Frederick Macaulay
Eric Donald Mackintosh
Mrs Mary Mallinson
Serjeant  Manks
Frank  Marsden
Albert  Marshall
Eli  Marshall
Mrs  Sarah Marshall
William  Marston
Henry  Maude
Michael  McCabe
Henry Charles McCrea
Mrs Betsy McFinnie
John McGrath
Hannah Martha Meadowcroft
Ian  Metcalfe
Benjamin  Micklethwaite
Dr  Midgley
Dr Samuel Midgley
Thomas  Midgley
John A. Miller
Joshua Milner
William Milnes
Daniel  Milton
John  Mitchell
Jonas  Mitchell
Joseph  Mitchell
William  Mitchell
Charles  Anthony Moody
Harry  Moore
Thomas  Myers

Joseph  Naylor
Michael Needham
Abraham  Newell
Joseph  Nicholl
Joseph  Nicholl
William  Nicholl
Milner, son of Thomas  Noble
Joseph Norminton
Samuel Nothard
Miss  Nowell
James Arthur Nuttall
John  Nutter

George  Oakes
Joe  Oates
James  Henry Ogden
Mary  Ann Ogden
William Edward Ogden
George  Oldfield
William Alexander Wildman Orange



Joseph  Park
Robert  Parker
Thomas  Parker
Bell Parkin
Rev John Parmiter
Emma Jane, daughter of Mrs Elizabeth Pascall
William  Bennett Patchett
Eric  Sapho Pearson
Annis, daughter of Harry Pearson
William  Pearson
Samuel  Pengrove
Captain  Pickles
David  Pickles
Henry Pickles
James  Pickles
Thomas  Pickles
John William Pim
Joseph  Pitchforth
Joseph  Pitchforth
Sylvia Plath
Eric Platt
John Platt
Henry  William Pohlmann
Henry  William Pohlmann
A.  Pollard
William  Pollard
Miss Selina Porter
Lacy, son of William Postlethwaite
John Preston
Rev  John Preston
Captain  E. C. H. Price
Eliza  Priestley
Samuel  Priestley
Samuel  Priestley
William  Henry Priestley
John  Pritchard
George  Thomas Proberts

Annie Quick

George  Henry Radcliffe
Robert  Ramsbottom
George  Taylor Ramsden
Grace  Ramsden
James  Ramsden
James  Ratcliffe
Charles  Rawson
John  Markland Rawson
William  Rawson
Commander  Wyatt Rawson
Mary  Raynard
Richard  Redman
Mr  Reynolds
William, son of Rev  William Reynolds
Agnes Rigby
Arthur  Riley
Edwin  Eli Riley
Fred  Riley
Maggie, daughter of Mr  Robden
Ian  Holdsworth Robertson
John  Robinson
R.  S. P. Robinson
Walter  Robinson
Edward Rookes
Jeremiah  Rossendale
Martha Ann wife of Jacob  Rothera
Joseph  Rothera
Sir  John Royds
Arthur  Rushworth

Donald Joseph Sagar
Sutcliffe Sager
Johannes de Sancto Bosco
Arthur  Sarratt
John  Scholfield
Thomas  Scowby
Mr  Seddon
James Robert Sewell
Sir  Ernest Shackleton
Mary Sharp
James  Shaw
John  Shaw
John  Hankin Shaw
Jock  Shead
William Shepherd
William  Shepley
William  Shreeve
James Shuttleworth
O.  C. Silverlock
Fred  Simms
Charles Singleton
Charles  Smith
Ely  Smith
Frank  Smith
Horace  Smith
Joshua  Smith
Newton Smith
Sarah  Smith
William  Smith
Benjamin  Smithies
Thomas  Somerscales
William Southwell
Rev  Sutcliffe Sowden
Rev Frederick William Sparkes
Joe  Turner Spencer
David  Stansfeld
Mrs Annie Stansfield
Robert  Stansfield
Ruth  Stansfield
William Stansfield
William  Stansfield
William  Stansfield
Timothy Starkey
Dame Mary Startin
Mr & Mrs James  Stephenson
Simon Sterne
Fred  Stevens
Benjamin Stocks
Edwin  Stott
Elizabeth  Stott
Fred  Stott
Phillip  Surguy Straw
David  Goldthorp Sugden
Geoffrey  Michael Sugden
Lloyd Dewhirst Summerscales
Jonas  Brook Sunderland
William  Sunderland
Marjorie, daughter of Albert  Sutcliffe
Isaac  Sutcliffe
Josiah  Sutcliffe
Richard  Sutcliffe
Robert  Sutcliffe
Robert  Sutcliffe
Thomas  Sutcliffe
William  Sutcliffe
Jeremiah  Suthers
William Suthers
Frank  Edgar Swaine
Jeremiah  Swift
John  Swire
Horace  Sykes
James  Albert Sykes
John  Sykes
William  Sykes

William  Tasker
Dan  Taylor
Henry  Taylor
Joseph  Taylor
Samuel  Taylor
Thomas  Taylor
Enoch  Tempest
William  James Terrell
John  Terry
Richard Theaker
Edwin  Thewlis
Cornelius  Charles Thomas
Ethel Thompson
James  Thompson
Mary  Thompson
Alfred  Thornton
Arnold  Thornton
William Thornton
Benjamin  Thwaite
Samuel  Thwaite
William  Tidswell
Guy  Langton Tillotson
Titanic
Rev John Townend
Ada  Townsend
Rev  Eric Treacy
Elkanah Turner
Jane  Turner
John  Turner
John  Robert Turner
Tom  Turner
Rev  William Turner
Joseph Tweed

George  Alfred Ulrich
Robert Uttley

Nora  Varney
Mr  Vicarman
John  Vicars

Sarah Jane, daughter on John  Wade
Abraham  Wadsworth
Joseph, son of Giles  Wadsworth
James  Wadsworth
Robert  Wadsworth
Thomas  Wadsworth
Dr  Alfred Wainhouse
Herbert  Wainhouse
John  Wainhouse
William  Wainhouse
Frederic  Walker
John  Walker
John  Edward Walsh
Thomas  Walsh
Edmund Hodgson, husband of Helen Mollie Walshaw
Thomas  Walshaw
Arthur  Walton
Frederick  Edward Walton
William  Keighley Walton
Rev John Warburton
James  Ward
Sir William de Warenne
Charles Herbert Warrington
Water Molly
James  Waterhouse
Arthur  Watson
James Weatherill
Susannah Webster
Major  A. J. Weeding
The victims of the fire at Wellington Mills
Crossley Westerman
Ammon  Willis Whitehead
Thomas  Whitehead
Charles  Whiteley
Mrs George  Whiteley
George  Albert Whiteley
Hiley  Whiteley
Joseph  Whiteley
Robert  Whiteley
Ezra  Whitelock
Thomas  Whitley
John  Whitworth
Joseph  Whiteley Whitworth
Abimelech  Wilcock
Herbert  Wesley Wilcock
Jonas Wild
Lucy  Ann Wild
Nancy  Wild
Reginald  Arthur Wilkinson
Dr  Willans
Sutcliffe Willcock
William, 3rd Earl
Rev  John Pandy Williams
Christopher  Willocks
James  Willson
Joshua  Wilson
Mary Wilton
Canon Ernest Winter
George  Wisker
Jacob  Womersley
Alice  Wood
Graham  Milton Wood
James  Robert Wood
John  Wood
Joseph  Wood
Mary Morgan, servant of Richard Wood
Samuel  Wood
Sarah  Ann Wood
Cawthra  Woodhead
Joseph  Wordsworth
Edward  Worsnop
John  Edgar Worsnop
Samuel  Wright
Samuel, son of Edmund  Wrigley
Henry  Wrigley
 
 


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