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Miss Eastwood [1???-1968]
Mr Eastwood [18??-1???]
Mr Eastwood [18??-18??]
Miss Eastwood [18??-18??]
Abraham Greenwood Eastwood [1823-1911]
Albert Eastwood [1852-1914]
Albert Eastwood [1867-1936]
Albert Eastwood [1899-1918]
Albert Edward Eastwood [1876-1936]
Albert Henry Eastwood [1883-1916]
Albert Schofield Eastwood [1896-1917]
Alfred Eastwood [1892-1918]
Beaumont Eastwood [18??-19??]
Charles Eastwood [1???-1873]
Charles Eastwood [1882-1961]
Charles H. Eastwood [18??-18??]
Charles William Eastwood [1844-1???]
Clifford Eastwood [1897-1915]
Daniel Eastwood [18??-19??]
Daniel Eastwood [1854-1940]
Doris Beaumont Eastwood [1882-19??]
E. A. Eastwood [1???-19??]
Edwin Eastwood [1826-1858]
Eli Ogden Eastwood [1839-1892]
Esther Eastwood [1808-1885]
Fred Eastwood [18??-19??]
Fred Eastwood [18??-19??]
Fred Eastwood [1891-1917]
Frederick William Eastwood [1864-1928]
Gamaliel Eastwood [1860-1930]
George Eastwood [1823-1905]
George Henry Eastwood [1881-1914]
George W. Eastwood [18??-1971]
Hannah Nora Eastwood [18??-1???]
Harold Eastwood [1???-19??]
Harry Eastwood [1880-19??]
Rev Harry Eastwood [1914-19??]
Henry Eastwood [1856-19??]
Herbert Eastwood [1917-1942]
J. Eastwood [18??-19??]
James Eastwood [17??-18??]
James Eastwood [1798-1870]
James Eastwood [18??-18??]
James Eastwood [1813-1???]
James Eastwood [1822-1???]
James Eastwood [1833-1???]
James Eastwood [1858-1924]
James Bancroft Eastwood [1827-1892]
James Holroyd Oates Eastwood [1874-1946]
James Holroyd Oates Eastwood [1898-1918]
James Stanley Eastwood [1897-1918]
Joe Eastwood [1811-1880]
Joe Eastwood [1866-1946]
John Eastwood [1???-16??]
John Eastwood [1???-18??]
John Eastwood [1???-18??]
John Eastwood [1???-19??]
John Eastwood [1747-1788]
John Eastwood [1785-1862]
John Eastwood [1792-18??]
John Eastwood [18??-18??]
John Eastwood [18??-19??]
John Eastwood [18??-19??]
John Eastwood [1830-1906]
John Eastwood [1854-1906]
John Eastwood [1870-1???]
John Edward Eastwood [1851-1865]
John Lloyd Eastwood [1892-1957]
John Whitaker Eastwood [1883-1916]
John William Eastwood [18??-19??]
Jonas Eastwood [17??-1???]
Joseph Eastwood [1760-1836]
Joseph Eastwood [1766-1839]
Joseph Eastwood [1833-1???]
Joshua Wilson Eastwood [1859-19??]
Leslie John Eastwood [19??-19??]
Lewis Eastwood [18??-1919]
Miss Lottie Eastwood [18??-19??]
Luke Eastwood [1836-1908]
Mary Hannah Eastwood [1877-1897]
Olive Elgood Eastwood [1889-1910]
Percy Eastwood [1892-1917]
Reuben Eastwood [1846-1887]
Richard Eastwood [18??-19??]
Richard Eastwood [1857-1931]
Riley Eastwood [1860-1934]
Robert Shackleton Eastwood [1817-1858]
Sally Eastwood [1789-1855]
Samuel Eastwood [1843-1880]
Samuel Naylor Eastwood [1865-1902]
Thomas Eastwood [1725-1805]
Thomas Eastwood [1762-1841]
Thomas Eastwood [1783-1865]
Thomas Eastwood [18??-18??]
Thomas Eastwood [18??-19??]
Thomas Eastwood [18??-19??]
Dr Thomas Eastwood [1807-1837]
Thomas Eastwood [1893-1915]
Thomas Frederick Eastwood [1877-19??]
Thomas William Eastwood [1843-1899]
W. H. Eastwood [1???-1???]
W. H. Eastwood [18??-19??]
William Eastwood [1???-1???]
William Eastwood [1???-18??]
William Eastwood [16??-1634]
William Eastwood [1757-1835]
William Eastwood [18??-19??]
William Eastwood [1811-1847]
William Eastwood [1834-1901]
William Eastwood [1838-1915]
William Eastwood [1853-1910]
William Henry Eastwood [1860-1922]
Wright Eastwood [1854-1936] 


Eastwood, Miss
[1???-1968] She lived at Toothill Grange, Rastrick and owned much land in the area around Healey Wood and Lyndhurst Road. She sold the land. The house was demolished and she moved into a bungalow on Lyndhurst Grove Road, Rastrick. Houses were built on the land. After her death, most of her estate was left to her solicitor

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

The Band played to the inmates and staff


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

 

Eastwood, Mr
[18??-18??]

He married Unknown.

Children:

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

Eastwood, Miss
[18??-18??] A clothes dealer at Swine Market, Halifax.

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

Eastwood, Abraham Greenwood
[1823-1911] Son of Thomas Eastwood.

Born 24th October 1823.

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

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

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

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

He never married.

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

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

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

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

See Martin Manley

Eastwood, Albert
[1852-1914] Born in Halifax.

He was a worsted spinner (employer) [1911].

In 1881, he married Sarah Ellen Priestley.


Sarah Ellen was the daughter of
Solomon Priestley
 

Children:

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

Albert died 12th May 1914.

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

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

After Albert's death, Sarah Ellen married Samuel Watkinson


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

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

Eastwood, Albert
[1867-1936] Son of John Eastwood.

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

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

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

He died 10th May 1936.

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

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

Eastwood, Albert
[1899-1918] Son of Martha A. & G. H. Eastwood of Gilbert Field, Wall Nook, Barkisland.

Born in Barkisland.

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

He died 21st March 1918 (aged 19).

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

Eastwood, Albert Edward
[1876-1936] Son of Eli Eastwood.

Born in Midgley.

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

He became a Solicitor and moved to Bolton

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


Maud was the daughter of Canon John Lightfoot
 

Albert Edward died in Bolton

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

Born in Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia.

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

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

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

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

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

He is remembered on the Bolton Brow Wesleyan Church Memorial

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

Born in Walsden

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

He died 4th October 1917 (aged 21).

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

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

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

He died 10th October 1918 (aged 26).

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

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

Eastwood, Beaumont
[18??-19??] Of Huddersfield.

He married Blanche.

Children:

  1. Doris Beaumont

The family lived at

Eastwood, Charles
[1???-1873] He lived at Grove House, Greetland.

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

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

Eastwood, Charles
[1882-1961] Son of John Eastwood.

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

He lived at

He died 1st February 1961.

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

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

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

Eastwood, Charles William
[1844-1???] Born in Stainland.

He was poultry and pigeon dealer [1891].

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


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

Children:

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

The family lived at Howcroft Head, Greetland [1891]

Eastwood, Clifford
[1897-1915] He lived at Stod Fold, Mixenden.

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

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

He was buried at the Talana Farm Cemetery [III D 2].

He is remembered on the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

Eastwood, Daniel
[18??-19??] Partner in Eastwood Brothers.

He lived at Birchfield Villas, Hebden Bridge [1905]

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

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

She lived at Toothill Grove, Rastrick

Eastwood, E. A.
[1???-19??]

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Leslie John

The family lived at The Glen, Todmorden

Eastwood, Edwin
[1826-1858] Son of Thomas Eastwood.

Like his brothers, he went into law.

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


Martha was the daughter of William Robinson
 

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

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

Children:

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

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

They lived at

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

He collapsed and died at Hebden Bridge Railway Station

Eastwood, Esther
[1808-1885] Daughter of Joseph Eastwood.

Born 17th April 1808.

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

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

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

common brewers, innkeepers and farmers

when their partnership was dissolved

John died 22nd March 1868.

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

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

She died 20th June 1885.

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

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

Eastwood, Fred
[18??-19??] Partner in Eastwood Brothers.

He lived at Eiffel Street, Hebden Bridge [1905]

Eastwood, Fred
[1891-1917] Son of Thomas Eastwood.

Born in Northowram [17th February 1891].

He was a road maker with Halifax Corporation Highways Department [1914].

On 19th December 1914, he married Clara Scratcherd [1894-1949] in Halifax.


Clara was born in Halifax
 

They lived at 50 Woodside Road, Boothtown.

They had no children.

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

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

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

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

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

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

Born in Soyland.

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

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


Emily Jane was the daughter of James Dugdale
 

Children:

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

They lived at

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

Frederick William died 23rd February 1928.

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

Probate was granted to his widow Emily Jane.

Emily Jane died 4th February 1945.

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

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

Eastwood, Gamaliel
[1860-1930]

He married Mary Eastwood


Mary was the daughter of
Joseph Smithies
 

Mary died 19th May 1905 (aged 44).

Gamaliel died 1st April 1930 (aged 60).

The couple are remembered at Mount Zion Methodist Chapel, Ogden

Eastwood, George
[1823-1905] Son of James Eastwood.

He married Mary [1823-1890].

Children:

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

Mary died 5th December 1890 (aged 67).

George died 22nd July 1905 (aged 82).

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

Eastwood, George Henry
[1881-1914] Son of Richard Eastwood.

Born in Todmorden.

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

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

He died 7th November 1914.

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

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

In 191?, he joined the Grenadier Guards.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

He died in the conflict.

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Eastwood, Harry
[1880-19??] Son of Rowland Eastwood, warp twister.

He was a plasterer of Slack Field Cottage, Ovenden [1900] / slater & plasterer [1901].

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


Sarah was the daughter of
Enoch Illingworth
 

In 1901, they were living with Sarah's parents

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

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

Eastwood, Henry
[1856-19??] Born in Barkisland.

He was a farmer [1901].

Around 1883, he married Betty M. [1855-19??].


Betty M. was born in Barkisland
 

Children:

  1. Mary J. [b 1883] who was a woollen weaver [1901]
  2. Sarah A. [b 1885] who was a woollen weaver [1901]
  3. George H [b 1887]
  4. Emma [b 1890]

The children were born in Barkisland.

The family lived at Crawstone Farm, Upper High Trees, Greetland [1901]

Eastwood, Herbert
[1917-1942] Son of Minnie Eastwood of Boothtown, Halifax.

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

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

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

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

In November 1877, he went into liquidation

Eastwood, James
[17??-18??] Manufacturer at Lydgate Mill, Todmorden [1818]

Eastwood, James
[1798-1870] Of Halifax.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. George

James died 7th June 1870 (aged 72).

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

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

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

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


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

 

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


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

Children:

  1. James Patchett (Eastwood) [b 1850]

Eastwood, James
[1822-1???] Born in Stainland.

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

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

Children:

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

Eastwood, James
[1833-1???] Son of John Eastwood.

He married (1) Unknown.

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


Sarah Ellen was the daughter of
Champion Murgatroyd
 

Children:

  1. Sarah Elizabeth who married Rev Fred Fisher Taylor

Eastwood, James
[1858-1924] Born in Todmorden.

He was a weaver [1882].

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


Elizabeth Alice was born in Rossendale
 

Children:

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

The family lived at Victoria Street, Todmorden [1911]

Eastwood, James Bancroft
[1827-1892]

He was a woolstapler [1878] / a partner in James Chambers Executors.

He lived at Hoyle Green, Warley [1878]

Eastwood, James Holroyd Oates
[1874-1946] Born in Halifax.

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

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


Laura was born in Pudsey
 

Children:

  1. James Holroyd Oates

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

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

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

He lived at 44 Hanson Lane, Halifax.

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

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

He was buried at the Fouquières Churchyard Extension [I 44].

He is remembered on the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

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

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

He died 29th April 1918 (aged 21).

He was buried at the Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery [XXVIII E 14A].

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

Eastwood, Joe
[1811-1880] Son of Joseph Eastwood.

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

common brewers, innkeepers and farmers

when their partnership was dissolved.

He was a manufacturing chemist [1871].

He lived at

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

Eastwood, Joe
[1866-1946] Born in Ovenden.

A carter and later a coachman.

In 1889, he married Betsy Sutcliffe.

Children:

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

The family lived at

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

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

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

Eastwood, John
[1???-18??] He lived at Mill House, Luddenden.

He owned Pepper Hill Mill, Luddenden

Eastwood, John
[1???-19??] Aka Ginger.

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

Eastwood, John
[1747-1788] Son of Thomas Eastwood.

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

Children:

  1. Unknown

In 1774, he married (2) Mary Ormerod.

Children:

  1. Unknown

Eastwood, John
[1785-1862] Son of William Eastwood.

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

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


Sally was the daughter of Robert Shackleton
 

Children:

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

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

He died at Eastwood [18th July 1862].

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

Members of the family were buried at Heptonstall Church

Eastwood, John
[1792-18??]

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Thomas

Eastwood, John
[18??-18??] Postmaster at Luddendenfoot Post Office [1845]

Eastwood, John
[18??-19??] Partner in Eastwood Brothers.

He lived at Blenheim Street, Hebden Bridge [1905]

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

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Reuben

Eastwood, John
[1830-1906] Born in Cawthorne, Yorkshire.

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

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


Ellen was born in Sowerby Bridge
 

Children:

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

The family lived at

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

John died 2nd August 1906.

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

Administration was granted to son William Henry.

See Joseph Aspinall

Eastwood, John
[1854-1906] Son of Mr Eastwood.

Born in Barkisland.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Children:

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

The family lived at

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

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

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

Eastwood, John
[1870-1???] In 1893, he married Alice Sutcliffe.


Alice was the daughter of
George Sutcliffe
 

Children:

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

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

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

Eastwood, John Lloyd
[1892-1957] Son of William Henry Eastwood.

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

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


Gladys was born in Sowerby Bridge
 

The family lived at

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

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

See Horace Ratcliffe

Eastwood, John Whitaker
[1883-1916] Son of James Eastwood.

Born in Cross Stone.

He was a weaver [1911].

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

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

He was buried at the Lagnicourt Hedge Cemetery [I A 20].

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Eastwood, John William
[18??-19??] Of Bonegate Hall, Brighouse.

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

Eastwood, Jonas
[17??-1???] Coiner of Erringden

Eastwood, Joseph
[1760-1836] Son of Thomas Eastwood.

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

Children:

  1. Unknown

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

Children:

  1. Unknown

Eastwood, Joseph
[1766-1839] He was a clothier [2790].

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

Children:

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

Eastwood, Joseph
[1833-1???] Born in Kirkheaton.

He was police sergeant at Wadsworth [1881].

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

Children:

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

The family lived at Hope Street, Wadsworth [1811]

Eastwood, Joshua Wilson
[1859-19??] Son of John Eastwood, labourer.

Born in Norland.

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

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


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

Children:

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

The family lived at

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

Eastwood, Leslie John
[19??-19??] Only son of E. A. Eastwood.

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

Eastwood, Lewis
[18??-1919] He served in World War I.

He died 21st February 1919.

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

Eastwood, Miss Lottie
[18??-19??] In 1903, she started as a Pupil Teacher at Stubbings School, Hebden Bridge. She held the post until she retired in 1953

Eastwood, Luke
[1836-1908] Born in Rishworth.

He was a cotton factory worker [1858].

In 1858, he married Hannah Hollas in Halifax


Hannah was the daughter of
Ellis Hollas
 

Children:

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

Eastwood, Mary Hannah
[1877-1897] Illegitimate daughter of Ann Eastwood, father unknown.

Born in Barkisland [30th September 1877].

Baptised in Ripponden [27th October 1877].

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

He died 12th April 1917 (aged 25).

He was buried at the Etaples Military Cemetery [XXII G 25].

He is remembered on the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

Eastwood, Reuben
[1846-1887] Son of John Eastwood.

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

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

Eastwood, Richard
[18??-19??] Son of William Eastwood.

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

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

Eastwood, Richard
[1857-1931] Born in Todmorden.

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

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


Sarah was born in Bicester, Oxfordshire
 

Children:

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

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

Eastwood, Riley
[1860-1934] Son of William Eastwood.

Born in Warley.

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

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

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

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

Riley died 8th February 1934.

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

Administration was granted to his widow Clara

Eastwood, Robert Shackleton
[1817-1858] MA, JP.

Son of John Eastwood.

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

He was educated at Caius College Cambridge [1838].

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

He died at Eastwood [20th April 1858].

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

He was buried at Heptonstall Church.

See Martin Manley

Eastwood, Sally
[1789-1855] Daughter of William Eastwood.

She married Abraham Walton

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

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

Eastwood, Samuel
[1843-1880] Born in Heptonstall [26th December 1843].

He was a worsted spinning manufacturer.

He married Ellen Gaukroger.


Ellen was the daughter of
Joseph Gaukroger
 

Children:

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

Samuel died in Luddenden [23rd January 1880]

Eastwood, Samuel Naylor
[1865-1902] Landlord of the Duke of York, Rastrick.

He was a football player

Eastwood, Thomas
[1725-1805] Son of John Eastwood.

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

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

He married Unknown.

Children:

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

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

In 1787, he married Sarah Crossley.


Sarah was the daughter of William Crossley
 

Children:

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

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

They were Baptists.

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

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

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

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

Eastwood, Thomas
[1783-1865] Of Eastwood.

Son of William Eastwood.

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

He married Sarah (Sally) Barker.

Children:

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

He died at Eastwood [12th December 1865].

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

His will was proved by his son Abraham Greenwood

Eastwood, Thomas
[18??-18??] Landlord of the Triangle, Sowerby [1861, 1864]

Eastwood, Thomas
[18??-19??] Born in Luddenden.

He was a belt maker [1884].

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


Sarah was born in Southowram
 

Children:

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

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

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

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

Surgeon of Brighouse.

He married Elizabeth Manley Hitchen.


Elizabeth was the daughter of Isaac Hitchen
 

Children:

  1. William Manley [1835-1880]

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

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

Eastwood, Thomas
[1893-1915] Son of Joshua Eastwood.

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

During World War I, he enlisted in September 1914, and served as a Private with the 1st/4th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment). He went to the Front in April 1915.

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

He was buried at the Bard Cottage Cemetery [I F 21]

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

He was a commercial traveller [1906].

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

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


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

She was a tailoress (fustian) [1906]

 

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

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

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

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

Elland Councillor.

See Victoria Baths, Elland

Eastwood, William
[1???-1???] He married Mary Jackson


Mary was the daughter of
Peter Jackson
 

Children:

  1. Sarah who married William Barker

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

Eastwood, William
[16??-1634] Of Swallowshaw Farm, Cross Stone.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Simeon
  2. Sara

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

Eastwood, William
[1757-1835] Son of Thomas Eastwood.

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

Children:

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

Eastwood, William
[18??-19??] He was landlord of the Friendly, Boothtown [1881-1913]

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Richard

Richard took over at the pub

Eastwood, William
[1811-1847] Son of Thomas Eastwood.

Born 28th October 1811.

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

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


Margaret Ann was the daughter of Isaac Hitchen
 

Children:

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

They lived at Stoney Royd, Todmorden.

He died 12th May 1847.

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

Multis ille bonis flebilis occidit

Eastwood, William
[1834-1901] Born in Warley.

He was

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

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

Children:

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

The children were born in Warley.

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

William died 12th June 1901.

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

Probate was granted to sons Riley and Joe

Eastwood, William
[1838-1915] Of Kebroyd Bridge.

Born in Sowerby [20th October 1838].

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

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


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

She was a dress maker [1871]

 

Children:

  1. Frederick William

The family lived at

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

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

William died 6th January 1915.

Ann died 9/4/1927.

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

Eastwood, William
[1853-1910] Of Greetland.

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

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

Children:

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

William died in Birmingham [1910].

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

Zilpha died in Kings Norton, Birmingham [1914]

Joseph William died in Birmingham [1953]

Eastwood, William Henry
[1860-1922] Son of John Eastwood.

Born in Elland.

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

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


Emma was born in Glossop
 

Children:

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

The family lived at

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

William Henry died 23rd May 1922.

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

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

See John Smithies and Joseph Edward Smithies

Eastwood, Wright
[1854-1936] Born in Sowerby.

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

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


Margaret was born in Denholme
 

Children:

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

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

 

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

They gave their name to the Eastwood district.

Their family seat was Eastwood Hall.

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

Eastwood surname

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

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

Unattached BMDs for Eastwood:


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




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