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Mr Horsfall [18??-18??]
Mr Horsfall [18??-18??]
Mr Horsfall [18??-19??]
Albert Horsfall [1???-194?]
Albert Horsfall [1???-194?]
Albert Horsfall [1875-1964]
Albert Edward Horsfall [1895-1916]
Alfred Horsfall [1???-19??]
Alfred Horsfall [1852-1919]
Anne Horsfall [1???-1???]
Aquila Horsfall [1858-1945]
Ben Horsfall [1908-1986]
Benjamin Horsfall [1886-1916]
Benjamin Milton Horsfall [1842-1???]
Charles Edward Horsfall [1896-19??]
Charles Frederick Luke Horsfall [1837-1923]
David Horsfall [1774-1856]
David Horsfall [18??-19??]
Donald Wade Horsfall [1915-19??]
Edith Horsfall [1871-1931]
Ephraim Horsfall [1857-1889]
Ernest William Horsfall [1871-1920]
Frank Horsfall [1863-1916]
Frederick Horsfall [1854-19??]
Frederick William Horsfall [1857-1909]
Frederick William Horsfall [1895-1915]
Geoffrey Hodgson Horsfall [1891-1917]
George Horsfall [1855-1928]
George Henry Horsfall [1848-1904]
Grace Horsfall [1???-1???]
H. Horsfall [1???-19???]
Hannah Horsfall [18??-1???]
Hannah Horsfall [1813-18??]
Harry Horsfall [1887-19??]
Harry Horsfall [1895-1917]
Henry Horsfall [1???-1???]
Henry Horsfall [1???-18??]
Henry Horsfall [1819-1881]
Henry William Horsfall [1830-1884]
Herbert Halstead Horsfall [1888-1918]
Isaac Horsfall [1???-18??]
Miss Isabel Sarah Horsfall [18??-1967]
Jack Horsfall [1914-1991]
James Horsfall [1???-18??]
James Horsfall [1789-1864]
James Horsfall [1820-1880]
James Horsfall [1824-1???]
James Horsfall [1830-1???]
James Horsfall [1839-1894]
James Horsfall [1850-1896]
James Horsfall [1850-1920]
James Horsfall [1885-1917]
James Clay Horsfall [1860-1935]
James Edward Horsfall [18??-18??]
James Hervey Horsfall [1890-1917]
James Smith Horsfall [1831-1889]
James William Horsfall [1864-19??]
Jesse Horsfall [1858-19??]
Jesse Horsfall [1859-1910]
John Horsfall [1???-1831]
John Horsfall [17??-1???]
Rev John Horsfall [17??-17??]
John Horsfall [17??-18??]
John Horsfall [17??-18??]
John Horsfall [1797-1854]
John Horsfall [1804-1869]
John Horsfall [1823-1886]
John Horsfall [1829-1875]
Sir John Cousin Horsfall [1846-1920]
John Henry Horsfall [1865-1935]
John Joseph Horsfall [1880-1917]
John Lister Horsfall [1813-1859]
John Thomas Horsfall [1867-1???]
John W. Horsfall [18??-1919]
John William Horsfall [1867-1922]
Johnny Horsfall [1853-1939]
Jonathan Horsfall [16??-1636]
Jonathan Horsfall [18??-18??]
Jonathan Horsfall [1815-1885]
Jonathan Horsfall [1827-1892]
Rev Joseph Horsfall [1818-1889]
Joseph Horsfall [1823-1905]
Joseph Henry Horsfall [1871-1939]
Lucy Lister Horsfall [1882-1935]
Luke Horsfall [1790-1845]
Luke Horsfall [1912-1944]
Luther Melancthon Horsfall [1858-1920]
M. Horsfall [1???-19??]
Manasseh Horsfall [1842-1871]
Marian Horsfall [1885-1965]
Nathan Horsfall [1739-1???]
PC J. Horsfall [18??-1???]
Percy Horsfall [1871-1938]
Peter William Horsfall [1886-1919]
R. Horsfall [18??-18??]
Redman Horsfall [1894-1918]
Reuben Horsfall [1792-1858]
Richard Horsfall [15??-1595]
Richard Horsfall [15??-1601]
Richard Horsfall [16??-16??]
Richard Horsfall [17??-18??]
Richard Horsfall [17??-18??]
Richard Horsfall [18??-18??]
Richard Horsfall [1828-1907]
Richard Horsfall [1920-1981]
Richard Edgar Horsfall [1864-1943]
Robert Horsfall [1???-18??]
Robert Horsfall [14??-15??]
Robert Horsfall [15??-15??]
Robert Horsfall [1819-1869]
Sam Horsfall [1890-1955]
Simeon Horsfall [15??-16??]
Simeon Horsfall [16??-1680]
Sydney Travis Horsfall [1872-1958]
Thomas Horsfall [14??-1530]
Thomas Horsfall [17??-18??]
Thomas Horsfall [18??-1???]
Rev Thomas Horsfall [18??-19??]
Thomas Horsfall [1854-1931]
Thomas Horsfall [1857-1???]
Thomas Lister Horsfall [18??-19??]
Verney Horsfall [1890-1966]
Vernon Adams Horsfall [1893-1916]
W. Horsfall [18??-18??]
Walter Edward Horsfall [1864-1940]
Whiteley Horsfall [1855-1905]
William Horsfall [1???-18??]
William Horsfall [17??-18??]
William Horsfall [17??-18??]
William Horsfall [17??-1812]
William Horsfall [1780-1842]
William Horsfall [1795-1876]
William Horsfall [1799-1869]
William Horsfall [18??-18??]
William Horsfall [1812-1???]
William Horsfall [1816-1834]
William Horsfall [1826-1887]
William Horsfall [1837-19??]
William Horsfall [1850-1908]
William Henry Horsfall [1849-1919]
William Henry Dodgson Horsfall [1842-1914]
William Lister Horsfall [1839-1905] 


Horsfall, Mr
[18??-18??] He married Martha A [1834-1???].

Children:

  1. Hannah Marie [1856-1912] who married Thomas Sutcliffe
  2. Susan [b 1859] who was a school mistress [1891]
  3. Jane [b 1864] who was a school mistress [1891]
  4. Louisa [b 1871] who was a dress maker [1891]
  5. James E. [b 1871] who was a draughtsman (gas engineering) [1891]
  6. Fanny [b 1872]

The family lived at Newcombe Street, Elland-cum-Greetland [1891].

Living with the widowed Martha in 1891 was granddaughter Florence Beatrice Sutcliffe Martha was widowed by 1891

Horsfall, Mr
[18??-18??] He was recorded in the 1860s as a teacher at Denholme School, Luddendenfoot / a newsagent / a beerhouse keeper


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

 

Horsfall, Mr
[18??-19??] Of Higher Stoodley, Langfield.

He wrote several poems including one about a concert at Hebden Bridge [1892]

Horsfall, Albert
[1???-194?] Of Todmorden.

During World War II, he served with the Royal Artillery.

He died in the conflict.

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Horsfall, Albert
[1???-194?] Of Todmorden.

During World War II, he served with the Royal Engineers.

He died in the conflict.

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Horsfall, Albert
[1875-1964] Son of Alfred Horsfall.

He was a brace weaver [1891] / in business as a painter & paperhanger (1901) at 105 Haley Hill, Halifax / a ladies hairdresser.

He was a keen amateur artist. He is believed to have painted the altar scenes for St Bernard's RC Church at Range Bank but these were destroyed by a fire in 1913.

In 1898, he married Emma Varley in Halifax.


Emma came from Little London, Northowram
 

Children:

  1. Olive [b 1900]
  2. Clement [b 1903]
  3. Luther [b 1909] who was born in the USA

In 1907, the family emigrated to the USA with the rest of the Horsfall family They did not return to Britain with the others in 1908.

By 1910, they had established themselves in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, Cleveland Township, and Albert was working as a painting contractor. He also continued working as an artist and completed hundreds of paintings which are now distributed amongst his descendants spread across the USA.

Emma died in 1958 [aged 82].

Albert died in 1964 [aged 89].

Horsfall, Albert Edward
[1895-1916] Or possibly Townley.

During World War I, he served as a Stoker 1st Class with the Royal Navy aboard the destroyer HMS Ardent.

He died 1st June 1916 (aged 21)  when his ship was shelled and sank at the Battle of Jutland.

He is remembered on Rastrick War Memorial

Horsfall, Alfred
[1???-19??] JP.

He was Mayor of Todmorden [1929-1930]

Horsfall, Alfred
[1852-1919] Son of Hannah Horsfall.

Born at Lower Moor Lane, Skircoat [5th June 1852].

He was a carpet printer [1871] / a cart driver [1881] / a drying machine tester [1891] / a coal & coke dealer [1901] / the proprietor of the Prospect Laundry, Halifax [1905] / a coal dealer [1911]

In 1861, he was living with his aunt Mary and his siblings at Howson's Yard, Garden Street, New Bank, Halifax.

In 1871, he was living with his aunt Mary and family at 8 Bank Street, Northowram.

In December 1872, he married Eliza Laycock [1850-1922] at Halifax.


Eliza was the daughter of Charlotte & William Laycock [1815-18??], of Southowram
 

Children:

  1. Albert [b 1875]
  2. Edith [1879-1885]
  3. Edgar [b 1882] who married [1905] Hannah Wilkinson and had 2 children Emily and Ernest
  4. Harry [b 1887]
  5. Arthur [b 1891] who married [1918] Annie Parkinson
  6. Alice [1893-1984] who married George Leaper

The family lived at

  • 66 Prospect Street, New Bank, Halifax [until 1907]
  • 70 Prospect Street, Halifax [1911]

Between October 1906 and April 1907, the entire family, with their wives and children, a total of 15 people, emigrated to the USA, landing initially in Philadelphia and Boston.

In March 1908, the entire family returned to England via Liverpool, except eldest son Albert, his wife and two children who remained in the USA.

Alfred died March 1919 (aged 66).

Eliza died March 1922 (aged 72) 

Horsfall, Anne
[1???-1???] Of Stoodley, Langfield.

She married Henry Farrer

Horsfall, Aquila
[1858-1945] Son of Joseph Horsfall.

Born in Elland.

He laid a stone at Southgate Methodist Church, Elland in memory of his parents.

He died in Saddleworth

Horsfall, Ben
[1908-1986] Born in Todmorden.

Violinist. He played with the Hallé Orchestra. He was deputy leader of the BBC Northern Orchestra for 18 years

Horsfall, Benjamin
[1886-1916] Son of John Horsfall.

He lived at 11 Pearson Street, Charlestown Road, Halifax.

He was a member of Halifax Spiritualist Church / employed by Hartley & Sugden Limited / a reservist.

During World War I, he was called-up [August 1914], and served as a Private with the 1st/4th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He was reported missing and assumed to have died in a failed attack on Schwaben Redoubt [3rd September 1916] (aged 30).

He was buried at the Mill Road Cemetery, Thiepval [I F 4].

He is remembered on the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

Horsfall, Benjamin Milton
[1842-1???] He was a warehouseman [1888] / a fustian warehouseman [1891]

He married Emmeline [1839-1???].

Children:

  1. John Thomas
  2. Florence [b 1875] who was a fustian tailoress [1891]

In 1891, the family were living with son John Thomas

Horsfall, Charles Edward
[1896-19??] Architect.

Son of Walter Edward Horsfall.

He married Jean Campbell

Horsfall, Charles Frederick Luke
[1837-1923] Son of Luke Horsfall.

He was a well-known figure in Halifax, and wore a Glengarry cap.

He married Hannah Thomas in Halifax [15th November 1860].


Hannah was the daughter of Thomas Townshend Thomas
 

Children:

  1. Walter Edward
  2. Thomas Lister
  3. Emily who married John Arthur Crossley

The family lived at

He worked with his elder brother, Richard Horsfall, until he left to set up his own practice at 2 Lord Street, Halifax, with his son, Walter Edward, as Charles F. L. Horsfall & Son. He became a partner in Horsfall's architecture practice.

There are many local examples of his work: Bolton Brow Wesleyan Sunday School, Elland Town Hall, The Gables, Norland, Ripponden Conservative Club, Saint Augustine's Vicarage, Halifax and The vicarage of Saint John the Evangelist, Warley.

He was a member of the Institute for Chemistry, the Institute for Electrical Engineering and the Institute for Microscopy.

He was interested in wireless telegraphy, and it was said that he might have preceded Guglielmo Marconi - with whom he corresponded – if he had devoted more time to the subject.

In 1914, he co-wrote a report on the treatment of Consumption, Pneumonia, Diphtheria and other inflammatory diseases

He died 28th October 1923

Horsfall, David
[1774-1856] Born a British subject in Nova Scotia.

He was a woolcomber [1802, 1841].

On 21st November 1802, he married (1) Hannah Fearnside.


Hannah, of Northowram, was the daughter of Job Fearnside. She was baptised 23rd December 1777
 

The service was performed by curate Wm Willmott.

Children:

  1. Harriet [b 1805]
  2. Hannah
  3. John [b 1816]

His wife Hannah died 20th June 1822.

On 3rd October 1830, he (possibly) married (2) Grace Leach at Bradford

Children:

  1. Mary Ann [b  1/11 1833]

The family lived at

  • Bank Bottom, Southowram [1841]
  • Moor Lane, Skircoat Township, Halifax [1851]

In 1851, he was listed as a widower, on Parish Relief, formerly a woolcomber.

He died at Howson's Yard, Halifax [11th December 1856] (aged 82) 

Horsfall, David
[18??-19??] Wholesale and manufacturing clothier at Waterside Mill, Hebden Bridge. He lived at Albion Terrace, Hebden Bridge [1905]

Horsfall, Donald Wade
[1915-19??] Son of Harry Horsfall.

He worked as a diesel engineer for Halifax Bus Company. During World War II, he worked on submarine engines for Vickers-at-Barrow in Furness. He was well-known locally as a skilled model engineer.

In 1937, he married Mary Lee in Halifax.

Children:

  1. Derek
  2. Stephen

Horsfall, Edith
[1871-1931] BA.

Daughter of William Lister Horsfall.

Born in Hebden Bridge [13th March 1871].

She was an arts undergraduate at St Hilda's Cheltenham [1891].

She never married.

She lived at Smithwell House, Heptonstall.

She died at Westminster Hospital [10th March 1931] Probate records show that she left effects valued at £1,926 3/10d.

Probate was granted to her siblings Isabel Sarah and Sydney Travis Horsfall

Horsfall, Ephraim
[1857-1889] In 1878, he married Matilda Gledhill.

Children:

  1. Percy [b 1879] who died aged 8 months

Percy was buried at Christ Church, Pellon with his mother and grandparents

Horsfall, Ernest William
[1871-1920] Son of James Smith Horsfall.

In [Q3] 1896, he married Lily Butterworth in Halifax.

Ernest William died 9th June 1920 (aged 48).

He was buried at St Luke's Church, Norland

Horsfall, Frank
[1863-1916] Son of John Horsfall.

Born 22nd May 1863.

He married Sarah Ellen Mitchell [1869-1927].


Sarah Ellen was born 1st August 1869
 

Children:

  1. John [1900-1971]

The family lived at The Laurels, Halifax.

Frank died 28th December 1916.

Sarah Ellen died on board the SS Windsor Castle [5th February 1927], and was buried at sea.

John died 30th November 1971 (aged 71).

Members of the family were buried at All Saints' Church, Dudwell in the Horsfall family plot [2 34-36 A]

Horsfall, Frederick
[1854-19??] Son of Joseph Horsfall.

Born in Elland.

He was a plumber employing 2 boys [1881] / a plumber (employer) [1891, 1901, 1911] / in business at 1 Brook Street, Elland [1901].

In 1879, he married Eliza Wilkinson [1855-19??].

in Kimberworth, Rotherham.

Children:

  1. John Joseph
  2. Florence M [b 1883]
  3. Carrie [b 1888] who was a school teacher [1911]
  4. Eric [b 1890]
  5. Frank [b 1893]
  6. Agnes [b 1895] who was a typist [1911]
  7. Jessie [b 1896]
  8. Edith [b 1901]

The family lived at

  • Newcombe Street, Elland [1881]
  • 11 Newcombe Street, Elland [1891]
  • 25 Huddersfield Road, Elland [1901]
  • 51 Southgate, Elland [1911]

Horsfall, Frederick William
[1857-1909] Son of Henry William Horsfall.

Born in Hebden Bridge.

He was a cotton spinner [1883] / a Councillor.

In 1883, he married Grace Hodgson [1856-1931] in Knaresborough.


Grace was born in Hebden Bridge, (possibly) the daughter of Joseph Hodgson of Stocks Hall
 

Children:

  1. Margaret Grace [b 1884]
  2. Henry William [b 1885]
  3. Geoffrey Hodgson
  4. Dorothy May [b 1894]

The children were born in Hebden Bridge.

The family lived at Mytholm Hall [1891, 1900].

The family moved to Blackpool by 1901.

In 1901, he sold the Mytholm estate to George Pickles

Horsfall, Frederick William
[1895-1915] Son of John Thomas Horsfall.

Born in Hebden Bridge.

He was a shuttle peg forger [1911] / employed by William Harwood & Sons [1914] / connected with the Hope Baptist School.

Around 1911, he joined the Territorials.

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

He died [2nd October 1915] from wounds received [28th September 1915].

He was buried at the Boulogne Eastern Cemetery [VII B 83]

Horsfall, Geoffrey Hodgson
[1891-1917] Son of Frederick William Horsfall.

Born in Hebden Bridge [8th May 1891].

He was a bank clerk with the London, City & Midland Bank [1913].

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 7th Battalion Loyal North Lancashire Regiment.

He was killed in action [8th June 1917] (aged 26).

He is remembered on the Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial [41 & 43]

Horsfall, George
[1855-1928] Son of Henry Horsfall.

He was a pianoforte maker [1881] / a joiner [1881] / a mineral water manufacturer [1901]. He took over from his stepmother Sarah as landlord of the Bowling Green, Skircoat [1905, 1911, 1928].

He was known for probity with which he kept the pub. Women were not encouraged to drink in the pub. He did not tolerate drunkenness amongst his customers. He banned all games from being played on the premises.

He never married.

He died at Heathroyde Nursing Home [13th April 1928].

Probate records show that he left an estate valued at £2,372. Probate was granted to solicitor Lewis Irving Dey, and widow Jessy Greenwood.

See Horsfall Brothers

Horsfall, George Henry
[1848-1904] Born in Halifax.

He was a mechanic of Halifax [1871] / a filler in mechanics [1871] / beerhouse keeper at the Rose & Crown, Siddal [1881] / beerseller at the Brewers Arms, Halifax [1891] / a tobacconist [1901]

In 1871, he married Margaret Howard [1851-1???] at Halifax Parish Church.


Margaret, of Northowram, was the daughter of pensioner Robert Howard. She was a worsted weaver [1871]
 

Children:

  1. Phyllis [b 1876] who was a worsted weaver [1891]
  2. Thomas [b 1878] who was a factory hand [1891] a carpet weaver [1901]
  3. Edmund [b 1883] who was a mechanic fitter [1901]
  4. Albert [b 1886]

The family lived at

  • 11 Pearson Street, Northowram [1871]
  • 22 Gibbet Street, Halifax [1901]
  • 5 Bedford Square, Lister Lane, Halifax [1911]

Living with them [in 1891] was Margaret's widowed mother Mary Horsfall [aged 63].

Living with the widowed Margaret in 1911 was her nephew Harry Place [aged 17] (grocer's assistant) 

Horsfall, Grace
[1???-1???] On 15th August 1883, Joseph Fletcher and Grace were drinking at the Bay Horse, Halifax. He attempted to take liberties with her and struck her. She left and when she tried to return Fletcher tried to prevent her and pushed her. She fell down 2 steps, striking her head, and was unconscious and remained so until she died a week later.

Fletcher was sentenced to 12 months' imprisonment with hard labour

Horsfall, H.
[1???-19???] Dairy farmer at Longfield Farm, Todmorden

Horsfall, Hannah
[18??-1???] In June 1875, she and Barker Smith were remanded at Todmorden Court House, charged with stealing 2 pieces of cotton shirting from the shop of James Gaukroger, Pavement and 2 boxes of scents from Messrs Newton & Brook's shop, next door.

They were committed for trial at Salford Quarter Sessions, where Horsfall was sentenced to 3 months' imprisonment with hard labour, and Smith was sentenced to 6 months' imprisonment with hard labour.

On 17th November 1879, she was sentenced to 2 month's imprisonment for fortune-telling. A woman employed by the police visited her and she pretended to give information about a young man whom she wanted to marry.

Hannah had already previously convicted for fortune-telling.

See Marion Wood

Horsfall, Hannah
[1813-18??] Of Northowram. Daughter of David Horsfall.

Children:

  1. Harriet [b 1842]
  2. Steven [b 1849]
  3. Alfred

In 1861, the children were living with their aunt Mary at Howson's Yard, Halifax

Horsfall, Harry
[1887-19??] Son of Alfred Horsfall.

In 1912, he married Elizabeth Wade in Halifax.

Children:

  1. Donald Wade

Horsfall, Harry
[1895-1917] Born in Todmorden.

He was a farm worker / a weaver at Charlestown / a hairdresser (with his brother in Hebden Bridge).

During World War I, he enlisted with the 18th Battalion Hussars, then served as a Private with the 8th Battalion Yorkshire Regiment.

He died of shrapnel wounds to the stomach [7th June 1917].

He is remembered on the Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial [22], on Todmorden War Memorial, and on the Memorial at Lumbutts United Methodist Free Chapel

Horsfall, Henry
[1???-1???] A clothier of Blackshawhead.

Son of Richard Horsfall.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Simeon

Horsfall, Henry
[1???-18??] Of Machpelah, Hebden Bridge.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Jemima [d 1854]

Horsfall, Henry
[1819-1881] Son of William Horsfall.

Born in Halifax.

He was a cabinet maker finisher [1841, 1851] / a shop keeper (grocer) & french polisher [1861] / a provision dealer of Halifax [1866] / beerhouse keeper of the Bowling Green, Skircoat [1869, 1871, 1881].

In 1848, he married (1) Barbara Hall [1820-1865] in Halifax.


Barbara came from Berwick upon Tweed
 

Children:

  1. William Henry
  2. George

Barbara died in 1865.

In 1866, he married (2) Sarah Ickeringill [1832-1901] at Halifax Parish Church.


Sarah was the daughter of Thomas Ickeringill, butcher
 

Children:

  1. Emily [1870-1872]

The family lived at

  • 3 Jail Lane, Halifax [1851]
  • 13 Jail Lane, Halifax [1861]
  • (The Bowling Green) 11 Horsfall Street, Skircoat [1871]
  • (The Bowling Green) Thomas Street West, Skircoat [1881]

Living with them [in 1871] was Henry's father William.

After Henry's death, Sarah took over at the Bowling Green [1891, 1901].

After Sarah's death, her stepson George took over at the Bowling Green [1911]

Horsfall, Henry William
[1830-1884] Son of William Horsfall.

Born in Hebden Bridge.

He was a cotton spinner employing 215 hands at Mytholm Mill, Hebden Bridge [1861] / a master cotton spinner & manufacturer [1871] / a master cotton spinner employing 70 operators [1881]

In 1855, he married Elizabeth Crossley [1830-1907].

Children:

  1. Edith [b 1856]
  2. Frederick William
  3. Crossley Henry [1860-1930]
  4. Mary [b 1862]
  5. Annie Elizabeth [b 1863]
  6. Julia [1866-1942]
  7. Helen Elizabeth [1869-1871]
  8. Kate [1870-1920]

The family lived at

Horsfall, Herbert Halstead
[1888-1918] Of Todmorden.

He was a member of Humility Lodge Oddfellows / employed by Atherton, leather merchant.

In [Q1] 1916, he married Ethel Clark in Todmorden.

They lived at 35 Cambridge Street, Todmorden.

During World War I, he enlisted [1916], and served as a Private with the 2nd/20th Battalion London Regiment.

He served in Palestine and in France.

He was killed in action [27th September 1918] (aged 30).

He was buried at the Grand Ravine British Cemetery, Havrincourt [C 4].

He is remembered on Todmorden War Memorial, on the Memorial at Saint Paul's Church, Cross Stone, and on the Memorial at Oddfellows' Hall, Todmorden

Horsfall, Isaac
[1???-18??] He lived at Swine Market, Halifax. Recorded in 1860, when his mother-in-law, Mrs Nancy Smith, died at his house

Horsfall, Miss Isabel Sarah
[18??-1967] Of Hebden Bridge. Probate records show that she left an estate valued at £64,053

Horsfall, Jack
[1914-1991] Son of Sam Horsfall.

In 1952, he was Vice-Captain when won the Hebden Bridge Cup for Bridgeholme Cricket Club.

In 1938, he married Emily Shaw in Todmorden

Horsfall, James
[1???-18??] Curate at Heptonstall [1831]

Horsfall, James
[1789-1864]

He married Sally Crabtree [1788-1860].

Children:

  1. James

Horsfall, James
[1820-1880] Son of James Horsfall.

Born in Wadsworth [30th April 1820].

He was a power loom weaver [1851, 1861].

He married weaver Ann Pickles [1820-1884].

Children:

  1. William [b 1839] who was a mill operative [1851]
  2. Manasseh
  3. Sarah [b 1844] who was a worsted drawer [1861]
  4. Mary Ann [b 1846] who was a cotton spinner [1861]
  5. Safiah / Sophia [b 1848] who was a cotton spinner [1861]
  6. James
  7. Emma [b 1854]
  8. Ephraim [b 1858]
  9. Hannah [b 1860]

The family lived at

  • Stoney Lane, Ovenden [1851]
  • Broad Tree Yard, Broad Tree, Ovenden [1861]
  • 29 Baker Street, Halifax [1881]

Horsfall, James
[1824-1???] Born in Luddenden.

He was a corn miller [1851, 1861, 1871, 1881].

On 24th September 1855, he married Betty at St John's Church, Cragg Vale.


Betty was the daughter of
William Hinchliffe
 

Children:

  1. Ada Hinchliffe [1850-1???] who was born out of wedlock, and married Richard Ainley
  2. Susey Hannah Peace [b 1856]
  3. Clara [b 1859]
  4. Thomas [b 1860]
  5. William H [b 1864]
  6. Annie [b 1866]
  7. Edith [b 1868]

The family lived at

  • Keighley [1851]
  • Lancaster [1861]
  • Leeds [1871, 1881]

Betty died in Leeds [1875]

Horsfall, James
[1830-1???] Born in Halifax.

He was a blue-dyer at Hollins Mill, Sowerby Bridge [1861].

He married Betty [1823-1???].

Children:

  1. Alice [b 1850]
  2. Benjamin [b 1853]
  3. Mary A. [b 1858]
  4. Louisa [b 1860]

Horsfall, James
[1839-1894] Son of Reuben Horsfall

Born in Midgley.

He was a foreman mechanic [1871].

On 17th January 1871, he married Emma Turner in Halifax.


Emma was the daughter of George Turner
 

Children:

  1. Ada Mary [b 1871]

The family lived at 32 Greenwood Street, Halifax [1893, 1894].

James died in 1894.

Emma died 18th March 1893.

The couple were buried at Christ Church, Pellon

Horsfall, James
[1850-1896] Son of James Horsfall.

He was a cotton spinner [1861].

He married Emma Jane Barrett

Children:

  1. Annie [1873-1941]
  2. Martha Ann [1875-1961] who married Walter Fawthrop
  3. Harry [1883-1937]

Horsfall, James
[1850-1920] Son of Rev Joseph Horsfall.

Born in Heptonstall.

He was partner in Joseph Horsfall & Sons Limited / a worsted spinner (manufacturer) [1891].

In [Q3] 1870, he married Jane Ann Munton [1847-1924] in Chorlton.

Children:

  1. Joseph Henry
  2. Florence Caroline [1873-1947] who married John Butler
  3. Herbert Munton [1879-1961]

The family lived at

  • Cornholme [1871]
  • 58 Gibbet Street, Halifax [1891]
  • 75 Savile Park Road, Halifax [1920]

James died at the Hotel Metropole, Douglas, Isle of Man [27th July 1920] Probate records show that he left effects valued at £53,875 13/7d.

Probate was granted to his widow Jane Ann and sons Joseph Henry & Herbert Munton

Horsfall, James
[1885-1917] MM.

Son of Jesse Horsfall.

He was a member of Cross Lanes United Methodist Chapel, Hebden Bridge / a cotton weaver fustian [1901] / a power loom weaver cotton [1911] / a weaver for Ashworth Brothers at Foster Mill, Hebden Bridge / a member of the Liberal & Trades Club.

He lived at 23 Edward Street, Hebden Bridge.

During World War I, he enlisted with the Yorkshire Regiment, then served as a Private with the 10th Battalion King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry.

He was killed in action by a grenade during a bombing raid and died instantly [3rd May 1917] (aged 32).

He was buried at the Henin Communal Cemetery Extension [I B 8].

He is remembered on the Memorial at Hebden Bridge Methodist Church, and on the Memorial at Midgehole Working Men's Club.

He was awarded a posthumous Military Medal for


the bravery & devotion to duty which he showed whilst repelling a German attack
 

Horsfall, James Clay
[1860-1935] Son of Jonathan Horsfall.

Born in Sowerby Bridge.

He was a worsted spinner (employer) [1891, 1901, 1911] / partner in Clay & Horsfall / elected to the Sowerby Bridge Local School Board [January 1898] / organist at Bolton Brow Wesleyan Sunday School [1907].

In 1889, he married Annie Carlotta Adams [1868-1???] in Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire.


Annie Carlotta was born in Enstone, Oxfordshire
 

Children:

  1. Olive Mary [b 1890]
  2. Vernon Adams
  3. Stuart Clay [b 1896]

The family lived at

  • 5 Beech Villas, Beech Road, Sowerby Bridge [1891]
  • Woodleigh, Sowerby Bridge [1901]
  • Elsinore, Heath Villas, Halifax [1911]
  • Kingston Dene, Hopwood Lane [1916]
  • 30 Park Avenue, Southport

See Joseph Carter

Horsfall, James Edward
[18??-18??] Cotton doubler on the 3rd & 4th floors of Townsend's Mill, Hebden Bridge [1864].

In January 1865, he was declared bankrupt

Horsfall, James Hervey
[1890-1917] Son of Mary Grace (née Nuttall) [1864-1943] & Thomas Crossley Horsfall [1862-1905], of Chiserley Fieldside, Wadsworth [1891 to 1911].

Born in Wadsworth.

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

He died 3rd May 1917.

He is remembered on the Arras Memorial [6]

Horsfall, James Smith
[1831-1889] He was GP, Surgeon and registrar of births and deaths [1871, 1874, 1881].

On 24th March 1863, he married Martha Jane Sunderland [1838-1880] at Halifax Parish Church.

Children:

  1. Elizabeth Jane [1864-1944]
  2. James Herbert [1865-1945] who was a banker's clerk [1889]
  3. Arthur Edgar [1868-1943]
  4. Ernest William
  5. Emily Ann [1872] who died aged 6 weeks
  6. Frank Smith [1874-1878] who died aged 3 years 3 months

The family lived at 23 Wharf Street, Sowerby Bridge [1871, 1881].

Martha Jane died in Halifax [Q2 1880].

James died at Wellington House, Douglas, IOM [13th October 1889].

He was buried at St Luke's Church, Norland [16th October 1889].

Probate records show that he left a personal estate valued at £3,402 0/2d.

See William Astin

Horsfall, James William
[1864-19??] Son of Manasseh Horsfall.

Born in Halifax.

He was a dyer's labourer [1881] / landlord of the Angel, Halifax [1901] / a dyer [1906] / a dyer's labourer [1911].

In 1893, he married (1) Mary Ann Barker [1870-1904] at Halifax Parish Church.


Mary Ann was the daughter of Alfred Barker, mechanic
 

Mary Ann died in 1904.

In 1906, he married (2) Elizabeth Ann Bates [1862-19??] at St George's Mission Church, Ovenden.


Elizabeth Ann was the widow of Walter Bates
 

The family lived at

  • the Angel, 7 Lee Bridge, Halifax [1901]
  • 26 Tennyson Street, Lee Mount, Halifax [1911]

Living with them in 1901 was boarder Fred Barker [aged 18] (cart driver) 

Horsfall, Jesse
[1858-19??] Born in Stansfield.

He was a cotton fustian loom tackler [1881] / an overlooker of cotton power looms [1891] / a power loom overlooker [1901] / a power loom tackler (cotton) [1911].

In 1878, he married Emma Howorth [1859-19??] in Todmorden.


Emma was born in Heptonstall.

She was a fustian finisher at outfitters [1881]

 

Children:

  1. John William [b 1880] who was a scholar & fustian tailor [1891], an oat cake baker [1901]
  2. Sarah Hannah [b 1881] who was a scholar & fustian tailoress [1891], a cotton shirt maker [1901]
  3. Mary [b 1882] who was a cotton weaver fustian [1901], a power loom weaver cotton [1911]
  4. Greenwood [b 1884] who was a cotton weaver fustian [1901], an oat cake bread baker [1911]
  5. James
  6. Sam [b 1887] who was a button fixing machinist (fustian) [1901], a fustian clothing cutter out [1911]
  7. Verney [b 1890] who was a clogger [1911]
  8. Fred [b 1891] who was a power loom weaver cotton [1911]
  9. Alice [b 1893]
  10. Arthur [b 1895] who was a fustian clothing fitter-up [1911]
  11. Laura [b 1897] who was a sewing machinist ready made clothing [1911]
  12. Ernest [b 1899]
  13. Tom Albert [b 1900]
  14. Selwyn [b 1904]

The family lived at

  • Main Street, Heptonstall [1881]
  • 6 Bond Street, Hebden Bridge, Heptonstall [1891]
  • 23 Edward Street, Hebden Bridge [1901, 1911]

Five sons served in World War I. James was killed and awarded the MM.

Horsfall, Jesse
[1859-1910] FRIBA.

Born in Todmorden.

He was an architect.

His work included Hebden Bridge Liberal Club, Todmorden Golf Course, Fielden Temperance Hotel & Coffee Tavern, Rochdale Art Gallery, and Crompton Free Library, Manchester

On 19th September 1884, he married Ada Blacka.


Ada was the daughter of James Blacka
 

Children:

  1. Mabel Alice [1885-1895]

The family lived at

  • 15 York Place, Todmorden [1871, 1881, 1883]
  • 7 Garden Street, Stansfield [1891]
  • Burnlea, Burnley Road, Todmorden [1901, 1910]

Jesse died in Todmorden [26th March 1910].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £4,193 14/9d.

Probate was granted to James Edward Stott (architect's assistant)  and Fort Vincent Blacka

Ada died 11th May 1928

Horsfall, John
[1???-1831] Aka Jack O' Wills.

In June 1831, Jeremiah Suthers was charged with the manslaughter of Horsfall at Todmorden on 8th February 1831. Benjamin Barker and David Parker were charged as accessories after the fact.

The 3 men were acquitted

Horsfall, John
[17??-1???] Of Heptonstall.

He married (1) Unknown.

Recorded in April 1785, when banns of marriage between him and Mary Pickles were published at Heptonstall

Horsfall, Rev John
[17??-17??] Assistant Minister of Hartshead [1777]

Horsfall, John
[17??-18??] Of Underbank House, Hebden Bridge [??].

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Hannah [1811-1837] who married Rev Amos Blackburn

Horsfall, John
[17??-18??] Cotton spinner at Staups Mill, Blackshawhead [1805]. In 1811, he operated 432 spindles

Horsfall, John
[1797-1854] Cotton spinner.

He lived and died at Mayroyd House, Hebden Bridge

Horsfall, John
[1804-1869] His probate record says otherwise Dodgson.

He was landlord of the Sun Inn, Halifax [1841-1867].

He married (1) Mary.

Children:

  1. Squire [1827-1900] who was a milk boy [1841]

On 6th July 1839, he married (2) Lydia Stead [1807-1862] at Halifax Parish Church.


Lydia was born in Huddersfield
 

Children:

  1. Thomas [b 1841]
  2. William Henry
  3. Emma [1844-1909] who married John Brooks Whitehead

John died 14th January 1869.

Probate records show that he left effects valued at under £1,000.

The will was proved by his executors: son William Henry, Joseph Horsfall of Elland (dyer), and Thomas Pickard of Halifax (accountant).

After his death, John Brooks Whitehead took over at the Sun Inn

Horsfall, John
[1823-1886] Born in Halifax [25th September 1823].

He was a glazing apprentice [1841] / a plumber & glazier employing 1 man and 2 boys [1861] / a master plumber [1871] / partner in Clay & Horsfall with his brother-in-law James Clay / a woollen manufacturer [1876] / a retired blanket manufacturer [1881]. The business of Clay & Horsfall evolved into John Horsfall & Sons Limited.

In [Q4] 1855, he married Elizabeth Nicholl.


Elizabeth [born 22nd July 1826], was the daughter of David Nicholl
 

Children:

  1. Whiteley
  2. Sarah Ann [1858-1928]
  3. Alice [1861-1892] who married Fred Taylor
  4. Frank
  5. John William
  6. Percy [b 1872]

The family lived at

  • 10 Mount Street, Halifax [1861, 1871]
  • Fern Royd, Skircoat [1881]

John died at Fern Royd [6th August 1886].

Probate records show that he left an estate valued at £8,604.

Elizabeth died 8th April 1904.

Members of the family were buried at All Saints' Church, Dudwell in the Horsfall family plot [2 34-36 A]

Horsfall, John
[1829-1875] Architect and surveyor.

He lived at Dale Street, Todmorden.

He died from bronchitis after a week's illness

Horsfall, Sir John Cousin
[1846-1920] JP.

Son of Mary (née Cousin) & Sir John Foster Horsfall.

Born at Hebden Bridge [8th February 1846].

He was educated at Oxenhope Parsonage, and The College, Ripponden / a worsted spinner / a banker / sole proprietor of Hayfield Worsted Mills / director of the Bradford Exchange / director of the Bradford Old Bank / Justice of the Peace for the West Riding / created 1st Baronet Horsfall of Hayfield, Guisburn [27th November 1909] / active in the Baptist cause.

On 7th December 1870, he married (1) Elizabeth Anne Hartley.


Elizabeth Anne was the daughter of James Hartley of Ilkley
 

Children:

  1. Marian [1872-1954]
  2. Edith Maude [1874-1961]
  3. Alice Dora [1878-1936]
  4. John Eric [1882] who died in infancy

On 31st January 1889, he married (2) Sarah Emily Fawcett.


Sarah Emily was the daughter of
John Crossley Fawcett
 

Children:

  1. Cedric Fawcett [1889-1916] who became Captain Cedric Fawcett Horsfall
  2. John Donald [1891-1975] who became Sir John Donald Horsfall, 2nd Baronet
  3. Kathleen May [b 1893]
  4. William Alec [1894-1895]

The family lived at Guisburn [1902].

Sarah Emily – the Dowager Lady Horsfall of Beanlands, Crosshills, near Keighley – died in Sutton-in-Craven and was buried at the Baptist Church there

Horsfall, John Henry
[1865-1935] Son of William Horsfall.

He was an iron moulder [1891].

In 1898, he married Sarah Elizabeth Nowell.


Sarah Elizabeth was the daughter of William Nowell
 

John and Sarah were buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot Number 969] alongside Hannah and William Nowell

Horsfall, John Joseph
[1880-1917] Son of Frederick Horsfall.

Born in Rotherham before his family moved to Elland.

During World War I, he served as a Captain with the 8th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He was the first local man to be granted a commission in Kitchener's Army.

He saw service at Suvla Bay and was there up to the evacuation.

He went to Egypt, then to France [July 1916] where his regiment took part in the Somme offensive.

Private Bryan Samples was his servant / batman.

He served for a time as Assistant-Acting Provost Marshall.

He died of wounds received in action [19th January 1917] (aged 37).

He was buried at the Varennes Military Cemetery [I D 61].

He is remembered on Elland War Memorial

Horsfall, John Lister
[1813-1859] Son of William Horsfall.

Born at Underbank, Stansfield.

He was a cotton manufacturer [1841] / a farmer of 30 acres & cotton manufacturer [1851]

On 3rd October 1832, he married Sarah Whiteley [1811-1858] at Halifax Parish Church by the Rev John Hope, Vicar of Southowram.


Sarah was born in Manchester
 

Children:

  1. Hannah Elizabeth [1835-1909] who married William Patman
  2. Ellen Anne [1836-1902]
  3. William
  4. Sarah Jane [1846-1926]

The family lived at Underbank, Stansfield [1841, 1851].

John Lister died at Underbank [25th March 1859].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at under £2,000.

Letters of Administration were granted to his daughters Hannah Elizabeth & Ellen Anne.

After his death, Underbank passed to his son William

Horsfall, John Thomas
[1867-1???] Son of Benjamin Milton Horsfall.

Born in Wadsworth.

He was a fustian cutter [1888] / a tailor's cutter-out [1891] / a tailor's cutter (fustian) [1901] / a clothier [1903] / a fustian clothing cutter [1911].

In [Q1] 1888, he married (1) Caroline Coad [1869-1???] at Halifax Parish Church.


Caroline, of New Road Bottom, Heptonstall, was born in Ulverston, Lancashire, the daughter of daughter of Charles Coad, overlooker.

She was a fustian tailoress [1891]

 

Children:

  1. Mary Grace [b 1890] who was a tailor's machinist fustian [1911]
  2. Alice [b 1893] who was a tailor's machinist fustian [1911]
  3. Frederick William
  4. Ida [b 1900]

Living with them [in 1891] were John Thomas's parents Benjamin & Emmeline, and his sister Florence.

Caroline died in 1901 (aged 33).

In [Q2] 1903, he married (2) Ann Maria Hemingway [1869-19??] in Huddersfield.


Ann Maria, of Rashcliffe Hill, was born in Huddersfield, the daughter of Henry Hemingway, tuner
 

The family lived at

  • 5 Garden Street, Wadsworth, Hebden Bridge [1891]
  • 24 Broughton Street, Hebden Bridge [1901]
  • 15 Mason Street, Hebden Bridge [1911]

Horsfall, John W.
[18??-1919] Of Todmorden.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the Royal Army Medical Corps.

He died 27th April 1919.

He was buried at St Paul's Church, Cross Stone [Old part D 52].

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Horsfall, John William
[1867-1922] Son of John Horsfall.

He was a blanket manufacturer [1905] / Chairman of John Horsfall & Sons Limited / Chairman of the Campbell Gas Engine Company Limited.

He lived at Lindenholme, Linden Road, Halifax.

He died 18th December 1922 (aged 55).

Probate records show that he left an estate valued at £238,644.

He was buried at All Saints' Church, Dudwell in the Horsfall family plot [2 34-36 A] On 9th November 1923, it was announced that a bequest was to be used to buy the Crossley and Porter sanatorium and convert it into a home for the blind.

See Whiteley Horsfall

Horsfall, Johnny
[1853-1939] Todmorden cricketer for Lancashire. He was a member of Todmorden Cricket Club in the late 19th century.

In 1875, he married Mary Barker in Todmorden.

Children:

  1. John
  2. Sam
  3. son
  4. daughter
  5. daughter
  6. daughter

All the men in the family played cricket

Horsfall, Jonathan
[16??-1636] Son of Simeon Horsfall.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Richard

He was buried at Heptonstall Church

Horsfall, Jonathan
[18??-18??] In 1863, he and a group of Birchcliffe Baptists joined the Church at North Parade, on condition that a cause should be established at West Vale

Horsfall, Jonathan
[1815-1885] Born in Warley.

He was a master dyer [1871] / a dyer (retired) [1881]

In [Q3] 1852, he married Susan Clay in Halifax.


Susan was the daughter of
James Clay
 

Children:

  1. James

The family lived at

  • Prospect Terrace, Luddendenfoot, Warley [1871]
  • Wood View, Hollins Lane, Sowerby Bridge [1881]

Living with them [in 1871] were niece Susan Bates [b 1851], brother-in-law Thomas B Clay [b 1834] (woollen manufacturer), niece Mary A. Clay [b 1855] (born in Ireland), nephews Francis Clay [b 1860], Richard Clay [b 1862], and Thomas B Clay [b 1864]

Living with them in 1881 were nephew Frank Horsfall [b 1859] (worsted spinner) ", niece Susan Bates [b 1851] (house maid dom.), brother-in-law Thomas Ackroyd [b 1831] (chemist retired), and sister-in-law Ruth Ackroyd [b 1832]

Horsfall, Jonathan
[1827-1892]

He was a master cotton spinner [1861] / a cotton spinner employing 94 people [1881] / a cotton spinner at Onecliffe Mill, West Vale [1882] / a partner in several businesses: Horsfall & Halliday and James Nutton & Company / a commercial traveller [1892].

On 10th April 1853, he married Elizabeth Walton [1827-1894] at Halifax Parish Church.

They had no children.

They lived at

  • West Vale [1861]
  • Ingwood Terrace, Greetland [1881]
  • Spring View, Rastrick [1894]

Living with them [in 1881] was niece Sarah Walton [b 1861] who was an assistant mistress at board school.

Jonathan died at West Vale [4th October 1892].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £128 13/6d.

Probate was granted to his widow Elizabeth

Elizabeth died at Rastrick [15th February 1894].

Probate records show that she left effects valued at £431 10/1d.

Probate was granted to Joseph Binns (draper) and Thomas Walton (gentleman) 

Horsfall, Rev Joseph
[1818-1889] Born in Heptonstall.

He carried on the family tradition and became a handloom weaver.

He trained as a Baptist Minister.

About 1866, he went on to establish Joseph Horsfall & Sons Limited, cotton manufacturers & spinners.

Horsfall, Joseph
[1823-1905] Born in Halifax.

He was landlord of the Bath, Elland [1851] / a woollen cloth dyer & farmer [1871].

On 18th February 1852, he married Priscilla Dodgson at Halifax Parish Church.


Priscilla was born in Elland, the daughter of Joshua Dodgson
 

Children:

  1. Frederick
  2. Eliza J. [b 1856] who never married
  3. Aquila
  4. Ernest [b 1867]
  5. Lewis J. [b 1870]

The family lived at Fern Place, Elland [1871, 1901].

Living with Joseph and his sisters Maria Horsfall [b  1830] and Sarah Tasker [b 1816] at the Bath Tavern, Elland [in 1851] were John & Richardson, sons of Samuel Clay

Son Aquila laid a stone at Southgate Methodist Church, Elland in memory of his parents

Living with the widowed Joseph [in 1901] were daughter Eliza Jane Horsfall and granddaughter Carrie Horsfall [b 1888] (daughter of son Frederick

Horsfall, Joseph Henry
[1871-1939] Son of James Horsfall.

Born in Cornholme.

He was an apprentice worsted spinner [1891] / a worsted spinner [1920] / partner in Joseph Horsfall & Sons Limited. In 1904, he was one of the first people to be granted a motor cycle registration and a motor cycle drivers' licence.

On 5th April 1910, he married Maud Mary Patchett [1886-1971] at Halifax Parish Church.

Children:

  1. James [1912-1936]

The family lived at

Their only son James was killed in a motor accident [12th July 1936]. He was driving in Rooley Lane, Bradford when his car collided with a stationary tower wagon. His passenger Margaret Eastwood (aged 20), daughter of John Greenwood of Stoney Royd, Todmorden, was admitted to Bradford Royal Infirmary with a fractured skull. George Green (aged 44) was working at the top of the wagon, was thrown to the ground and detained in the Infirmary. a suspected fractured skull.

Mr & Mrs Horsfall gave £1,000 to the Royal Halifax Infirmary and £500 to the Halifax Tradesmen's Benevolent Institution in James's memory

Horsfall, Lucy Lister
[1882-1935] Daughter of William Lister Horsfall.

Born 27th April 1882.

She never married.

She lived at Underbank House, Hebden Bridge.

She died in the Royal Halifax Infirmary [15th October 1935] Probate records show that he left effects valued at £8,575 9/6d.

Probate was granted to her siblings Isabel Sarah and Sydney Travis Horsfall

Horsfall, Luke
[1790-1845] Son of Richard Horsfall.

Born at Underbank, Stansfield.

Baptised at Heptonstall Church [29th November 1790].

On 24th November 1814, he married Ann Lister at Halifax Parish Church.


Ann was the daughter of Thomas Lister
 

Children:

  1. Thomas Lister [1815-1844] who was a book keeper [1841]
  2. Mary Eliza [b 1817]
  3. Ann [1819-1894] who married John Walsh
  4. Henry Edward [1821-1894] who was a dyer's apprentice [1841], a traveller for a grocer [1861], a grocer [1872]
  5. Emma [1824-1829]
  6. Richard
  7. William John [1831-1831] who only lived 11 hours
  8. William John [1833-1892] who was a grocer [1872]
  9. Charles Frederick Luke

The children (apart from the first William John) were baptised at St Thomas's Church, Heptonstall.

The family lived at

  • Underbank
  • Elland
  • 50 Hampden Place, Halifax [1861, 1872]

Ann died at Hampden Place [26th December 1872].

Probate records show that she left effects valued at under £800.

The will was proved by sons Henry Edward, Richard, William John [1833-1892], and Charles Frederick Luke

Members of the family were buried at Heptonstall Church: Luke [17th June 1845]; Mary [26th December 1872].

See Frederick Charles Shoesmith

Horsfall, Luke
[1912-1944] Son of Clara & Ashton Horsfall.

He married Edith.

They lived in Todmorden.

During World War II, he served as a Gunner with 114 Field Regiment Royal Artillery.

He died 16th March 1944 (aged 32).

He is remembered on the Rangoon Memorial [2], and in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Horsfall, Luther Melancthon
[1858-1920] Son of William Horsfall.

Born in Halifax.

He was a doffer [1871].

In 1879, he married Hannah Parkinson [1861-1???] in Halifax.


Hannah was the daughter of Adam Parkinson
 

Children:

  1. Elizabeth [b 1880] – who emigrated to Montréal, Canada
  2. Lilly [b 1881]
  3. Wilfred [b 1883]
  4. Frances Ellen [b 1885] – who emigrated to Canada
  5. Mary Jane [b 1887]
  6. Gertrude [b 1889]
  7. George Keighley [b 1891]
  8. Elsie
  9. William
  10. John Lupton Parkinson [b 1900]

His middle name Melancthon means Black Earth and originates with Philipp Schwartzerdt [1497-1560], the German Protestant reformer and co-worker with Martin Luther. It is the Greek version of Schwartzerdt's surname which also means Black Earth

Horsfall, M.
[1???-19??] Dairy farmer at Clough House Farm, Ripponden

Horsfall, Manasseh
[1842-1871] Son of James Horsfall.

Born in Wadsworth.

He was a mill operative [1851] / a worsted piece packer [1861] / a railway porter of Ovenden [1864].

In 1864, he married Elizabeth Elliot [1840-1???] at Halifax Parish Church.


Elizabeth, of Ovenden, was the daughter of weaver John Elliot
 

Children:

  1. James William

In 1871, the widowed Elizabeth and James William were living with Elizabeth's father, John Elliott [aged 72] at 2 Stony Lane, Ovenden

Horsfall, Marian
[1885-1965] Daughter of William Lister Horsfall

She never married.

She lived at Underbank House, Hebden Bridge [1965].

She died at Halifax General Hospital [4th January 1965].

Probate records show that she left effects valued at £35,194.

Administration was granted to William Thomas Horsfall (chartered accountant) 

Horsfall, Nathan
[1739-1???] Butcher of Saltonstall. One of the coiners.

The official notice of 1769 for his arrest described him as

NATHAN HORSFALL, late of Saltonstal, in Warley, Butcher, aged about Thirty, and about Five Feet seven Inches high, is a broad sett Man, wears his own Hair, which is dark, brown and bushy; he is of a fresh ruddy Complexion, and much marked with the small Pox

Horsfall, PC J.
[18??-1???] West Vale constable recorded on 30th June 1877

Horsfall, Percy
[1871-1938] Born 22nd May 1871.

Owner of the Union Clothing Company [1906]

In [Q2] 1899, he married (1) Sarah Ellen King in Halifax.


Sarah Ellen was the daughter of Francis King
 

Sarah Ellen died 12th September 1904.

In [Q3] 1912, he married (2) Clara Eliza Mallinson [1???-1948] in Kendal.

Percy died 22nd November 1938.

Clara Eliza died 4th November 1948.

They were buried at All Saints' Church, Dudwell in the Horsfall family plot [2 34-36 A]

Horsfall, Peter William
[1886-1919] Son of William Henry Dodgson Horsfall.

He was assistant to a hosier and general outfitter in New Crown Street, Halifax [1901] / a member of the Loyal Georgean Society.

In 1913, he married Dorothy Bowen [1884-1966] in Altrincham.


Dorothy was born in Altrincham
 

They lived at 12 Moorlands View, Halifax [1901].

During World War II, he served as a Corporal with the 145th Siege Battery Royal Garrison Artillery.

Whilst he was away in France, Dorothy carried on the business.

He was demobilised in 1918 and contracted Spanish flu which turned to pneumonia and led to his death [14th April 1919].

He and several members of his family were buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot Number 901]

Horsfall, R.
[18??-18??] Butcher at Heptonstall.

In March 1850, he was declared insolvent

Horsfall, Redman
[1894-1918] Illegitimate son of Mary Horsfall of 3 Woodland Dell, Charlestown Hill, Hebden Bridge.

He was a calico weaver [when he enlisted].

During World War I, he served as a Rifleman with the 20th Battalion King's Royal Rifle Corps.

He died of meningitis [7th May 1918] (aged 24).

He was buried at the Boulogne Eastern Cemetery [IX B 54].

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Horsfall, Reuben
[1792-1858] Born in Midgley.

He was a hand loom weaver.

He married Hannah Marshall [1798-1868].


Hannah was born in Midgley
 

Children:

  1. James

The family lived at

  • Ovenden [1858]
  • New Pellon, Halifax [1868]

The couple were buried at Christ Church, Pellon

Horsfall, Richard
[15??-1595] Of Radwalhead [Rodwell End?], Stansfield.

Son of Robert Horsfall.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Richard

Horsfall, Richard
[15??-1601] Of Blackshawhead.

Son of Richard Horsfall.

He married Susan Symeon

Children:

  1. Henry
  2. Bridgett
  3. Grace [d 1628]
  4. Thomas [d 1661]
  5. John [d 1632]
  6. Isaac
  7. Marie
  8. Richard
  9. Luke

He was buried at Heptonstall Church

Horsfall, Richard
[16??-16??] Son of Jonathan Horsfall.

He married Elizabeth [d 1672].

Children:

  1. Richard of Carlcoat, Penistone

With his son, Richard, the family left the district and moved to Penistone.

He was buried at Heptonstall Church

Horsfall, Richard
[17??-18??] Of Underbank.

An early member of the Horsfall Family of Underbank.

He was a yeoman.

He married Mary [17??-18??].

Children:

  1. Luke

He (possibly) built Underbank, Stansfield

Horsfall, Richard
[17??-18??] Carder at Cowbridge Mill, Todmorden [1794]

Horsfall, Richard
[18??-18??] A Halifax weaver.

He lived in a small house in Back Foundry Street, Halifax.

The Halifax Working Men's Co-operative & Provident Society had their first meeting, and later their store at his house

Horsfall, Richard
[1828-1907] Of Underbank, Hebden Bridge and Stoodley House.

Son of Luke Horsfall.

Architect. He studied in York and Bradford before establishing his own practice in Halifax [1852]. He was founder of the Horsfall practice.

He was the surveyor for the Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway Company / Mayor of Halifax [1885-1887].

In [Q2] 1848, he married Sarah Underwood in Leeds.

Children:

  1. Richard Edgar
  2. William

See Halifax Cocoa House Company, Halifax Corporation vs Barraclough and Horsfall & Wardle

Horsfall, Richard
[1920-1981] Born in Todmorden. He played cricket for Essex and then for Glamorgan. He played in Don Bradman's team of 1948 which scored 721 runs in one day against Australia He was a member of Todmorden Cricket Club

Horsfall, Richard Edgar
[1864-1943] Architect.

Son of Richard Horsfall.

He was a partner in Horsfall & Williams.

He was involved in several local buildings, including West Grove Boiler Works, West Vale

He was a director of the Halifax Palace Theatre Company Limited.

On 3rd September 1890, he married Frances Mary Highley at Halifax Parish Church.


Frances Mary was the daughter of George Henry Highley
 

The bride's cousin, Rev Herbert Highley, assisted Rev E. Winter at the marriage service.

Children:

  1. Gwendoline [b 1891]
  2. Edith Marjorie [b 1893]
  3. Olive Winifred [b 1895]
  4. Richard [b 1900]

The family lived at Linden Lodge, Linden Road [1905]

Horsfall, Robert
[1???-18??] Halifax locksmith

Horsfall, Robert
[14??-15??] Son of Thomas Horsfall.

He married Jennett.

Children:

  1. Robert
  2. John [b 1580]

Horsfall, Robert
[15??-15??] Son of Thomas Horsfall or son of Robert Horsfall.


Question: Can anyone resolve the question of his parentage?

 

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Richard
  2. John of Slotheleye [1582]
  3. Thomas [1580]
  4. Henry [1574]

Horsfall, Robert
[1819-1869] Of Halifax.

Son of Richard Horsfall, manager.

He was a carder [1857].

On 15th December 1857, he married Elizabeth Tidswell [1829-1897] at Halifax Parish Church.


Elizabeth was the daughter of Jonathan Tidswell, grocer
 

Children:

  1. Robert [1865-1883]
  2. Emma [1866-1869] who died aged 2 years & 10 months
  3. child who died in infancy

Members of the family were buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot Number 3776]

Horsfall, Sam
[1890-1955] Todmorden cricketer. He was a member of Todmorden Church Cricket Team, Wellington Road Team, Todmorden 2nd Eleven, and Umpire for the Lancashire League

In 1914, he married Ann [Annie] Robinson [1890-1959] in Todmorden.

Children:

  1. Jack

Horsfall, Simeon
[15??-16??] A yeoman of Blackshawhead.

Son of Henry Horsfall

He married (1) Grace [15??-1628].

Children:

  1. Jonathan

On 2nd February 1636-7, he married (2) Esther Pedley [15??-1639] from Elland

Horsfall, Simeon
[16??-1680] Halifax town crier.

Heywood writes that


[On 12th October 1680], Simeon Hosford [Horsfall?], commonly called Long Sim, was buried. He was bell-man in Halifax ever since I can remember, a huge big man, had been notorious
 

Horsfall, Sydney Travis
[1872-1958] Son of William Lister Horsfall.

He was a cotton manufacturer's manager [1905] / a manager [1931] / a cotton mill manager [1935].

He lived at Underbank House, Hebden Bridge [1958].

He died 29th July 1958.

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £24,196 4/1d.

Probate was granted to his sister Isabel Sarah and Wyndham Theodore Vint (solicitor) 

Horsfall, Thomas
[14??-1530] Of Heptonstall.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Robert

Horsfall, Thomas
[17??-18??] He owned Higgin Mills, Luddendenfoot [1825].

In 1833, he was declared bankrupt

Horsfall, Thomas
[18??-1???] Mill owner.

He lived at Calder Grange House, Mytholmroyd [1880s]

Horsfall, Rev Thomas
[18??-19??] Minister at Pudsey Baptist Chapel, Todmorden [1861]

Horsfall, Thomas
[1854-1931] Son of Rev Joseph Horsfall.

He was a draper at 11 Town Hall Street, Sowerby Bridge

On 1st June 1875, he married Ann Evers at Halifax Parish Church.


Ann was the daughter of John Evers
 

Children:

  1. Arthur Wallace [b 1875]
  2. Morris [1877-1879]
  3. Joseph [1879-1880]
  4. Ethel [1881-1974]
  5. Blanche [1884-1980]
  6. Teddy [1892-1965]
  7. Addie [1894-1972]

Ann died 29th June 1914 (aged 58).

Thomas died 20th April 1931 (aged 77).

Members of the family were buried at Sowerby Bridge Cemetery

Horsfall, Thomas
[1857-1???] Born in Heptonstall.

He was a cotton fustian cutter [1881].

He married Elizabeth Ann Parker.


Elizabeth Ann was the daughter of
John Parker
 

Children:

  1. Louis [b 1880]

In 1881, the family were living with Elizabeth Ann's family

Horsfall, Thomas Lister
[18??-19??] Son of Charles Frederick Luke Horsfall.

In 1902, he established Lister Horsfall, the jewellery shop on Corn Market, Halifax.

He lived at 22 Heath Lane, Skircoat [1905]

Horsfall, Verney
[1890-1966] of Hebden Bridge. He was one of the last of the Calder Valley cloggers. He was involved in the reconstruction of a clogger's shop at Shibden Hall Folk Museum

Horsfall, Vernon Adams
[1893-1916] Son of James Clay Horsfall.

He was learning worsted spinning [1911] / worked in the family business Clay & Horsfall.

He was engaged to Doris Greenwood.


Doris was the daughter of J. W. Greenwood
 

During World War I, he was gazetted / commissioned [July 1915], and served as a 2nd Lieutenant with the 4th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He was reported missing and assumed to have died in a failed attack on Schwaben Redoubt [3rd September 1916] (aged 23).

He was buried at the Serre Road Cemetery No.2 [VII E 1].

He is remembered on the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

Horsfall, W.
[18??-18??] He had business at Albert Mill, Hebden Bridge.

In April 1867, his business failed with liabilities of around £20,000

Horsfall, Walter Edward
[1864-1940] Son of Charles Frederick Luke Horsfall.

He married Florence Wood.

Children:

  1. Charles Edward
  2. Florence Marian

Horsfall, Whiteley
[1855-1905] Son of John Horsfall.

Born in Halifax [23rd June 1856].

He was a blanket manufacturer [1881] / a woollen manufacturer [1891, 1901] / head of John Horsfall & Sons Limited [1905].

In 1882, he married Mary Harriet Maude [1851-1???] in Halifax.

Children:

  1. John Maude [1882-1883]

The family lived at

  • 56 Moorfield Terrace, Skircoat [1891]
  • 1 Heathfield Terrace, Halifax [1901]
  • Fernside, Halifax [1905]

Whiteley died at Douglas on the Isle of Man [22nd June 1905].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £30,623.

Probate was granted to his brother John William Horsfall, Joseph Harger Mitchell, and Horace Ratcliffe (mill manager) 

Members of the family were buried at DUDWELL1 in the Horsfall family plot [2 34-36 A]

Horsfall, William
[1???-18??] Son of Richard Horsfall.

Of Underbank House, Hebden Bridge.

In December 1834, he married Miss Listerman from Todmorden, at Halifax Parish Church

Horsfall, William
[17??-18??] Manufacturer of Sateen and velveteen at Cowbridge Mill, Todmorden [1822, 1837]

Horsfall, William
[17??-18??] Cotton spinner and manufacturer. Around 1827, he bought Winters Mill, Stansfield.

He was dead by 1842

Horsfall, William
[17??-1812] Woollen manufacturer at Ottiwell's Mills, Marsden where he introduced cropping machinery.

His workers formed a Luddite group.

He once said he would

ride up to his saddle girth in Luddites' blood

At 6:30 pm on 28th April 1812, he and another manufacturer – called Eastwood – were returning from the market in Huddersfield. As they crossed Crosland Moor, Horsfall was shot by 4 Luddites armed with horse pistols. He died 2 days later.

The men disappeared into the woods and a £2,000 reward was offered for their capture.

There were several informers, including an anonymous letter signed V – possibly for Vickerman, the nephew of Francis Vickerman

In January 1813, George Mellor, William Thorpe and Thomas Smith were tried for the murder and were executed 36 hours later

The indictment was that, on 28th April last, Mellor fired a pistol, loaded with bullets &c at Horsfall, by which firing he received a mortal wound on the left side of his belly, of which wound he languished until the 30th April and then died; and that the prisoners were present, aiding and abetting Mellor to commit the said crime, and that the 3 prisoners wilfully murdered William Horsfall.

A fourth man – Benjamin Walker – had been Mellor's chief accomplice and turned King's Evidence for the £2,000 reward.

See Thomas Atkinson and William Cartwright

Horsfall, William
[1780-1842] He was a cotton manufacturer [1841].

On 11th February 1806, he married (1) Hannah Lister [1780-1822] at Halifax Parish Church.


Hannah came from Stansfield
 

Children:

  1. Hannah [1808-1809]
  2. Sarah Anne [1810-1882] who married William Pickles
  3. John Lister
  4. William
  5. Ellen [1818-1904]

Hannah died in 1822.

On 24th December 1834, William married (2) Caroline Lister [1789-1867] at Halifax Parish Church.


Caroline came from Stansfield
 

The family lived at Underbank, Stansfield [1808, 1841]

Horsfall, William
[1795-1876] He was a currier [1841].

On 17th November 1817, he married Alice Whiteley [1798-1873] at Halifax Parish Church.

Children:

  1. Henry
  2. John
  3. William

The family lived at Back Street, Halifax [1841]. In 1871, he was living with his son Henry at the Bowling Green, Skircoat.

William died 2nd May 1876.

Probate records show that he left effects valued at under £450.

The will was proved by his sons Henry & John

Horsfall, William
[1799-1869] Born in Wadsworth.

He was a cotton spinner [1841] / a cotton spinner & manufacturer employing a total of 189 hands [1851] / a cotton spinner [1861] / a partner in Horsfall & Robinson.

He married Mary Gibson [1800-1869] from Midgley.

Children:

  1. Eliza Jemima [1827-1860]
  2. Henry William

The family lived at Bankfoot, Heptonstall [1841, 1851, 1861].

His business partner Abraham Robinson also lived at Bankfoot [1841, 1851, 1861]

He died in Harrogate. Probate records show that he left effects valued at under £35,000. Probate was granted to his nephew Henry Horsfall and son Henry William Horsfall, both cotton spinners and manufacturers

Horsfall, William
[18??-18??] Cotton spinner at Langfield.

In December 1857, he was declared bankrupt

Horsfall, William
[1812-1???] Born in Thornton.

He was woollen and stuff merchant at Halifax [1861].

He married Elizabeth [1828-1???] from Halifax.

Children:

  1. Emma [b 1850]
  2. Mary A [b 1854]
  3. Louisa [b 1856]
  4. Luther

The family lived at

Horsfall, William
[1816-1834] Son of William Horsfall.

He died 1st December 1834 (aged 18).

A newspaper account of his death says


About 5 o'clock in the morning, while in a state of excitement and delirium, produced by brain fever, and with nothing on but his night clothes, leaped unperceived from the window of his bed-room [at the family home in Underbank, Stansfield], hurried across the turnpike-road, and within 20 yards of his father's door, precipitated himself into the river Calder, which was then much swollen by the late rain that had fallen during the night, and has never since been heard of.

What renders the circumstances more appalling is, the fact that his elder Mr John Lister Horsfall, had watched him during the night, and necessarily overcome with his fatiguing duty, had lain down and fallen asleep in the same room as his brother, who seizing that opportunity, unfortunately made his escape

 

He was buried at Heptonstall Church

Horsfall, William
[1826-1887] He was a leather currier [1861] / beer seller at the Bowling Green Inn [1861] / a currier at Horton [1864] / beerseller at the Black Swan, Halifax [1871, 1874] / landlord of the Wellington Inn, King Cross [1881, 1887].

On 26th May 1855, he married (1) Martha Ann Richardson [1820-1861] at All Saints' Church, Pontefract.

Martha Ann died in 1861.

On 26th May 1864, he married (2) Mary Ann at Bradford Cathedral.


Mary Ann, of Clifton, was the daughter of George Jackson mason, and widow of James Bairstow
 

Living with him in 1871 was stepdaughter Lavinia Bairstow (housekeeper).

On 7th March 1875, he married (3) Lavinia Bairstow [1845-1905] at Christ Church, Sowerby Bridge.

Children:

  1. Annie [1875-1956] who married Joseph Thompson, labourer

William died 20th May 1887.

Probate records show that he left a personal estate valued at £61 5/6d.

Probate was granted to his widow Lavinia.

After his death, Lavinia took over at the Wellington until she remarried.

In 1890, she married Charles Stott

Horsfall, William
[1837-19??] Born in Halifax.

He was an iron founder. He established William Horsfall & Company.

He married Mary Ann Akroyd.

Children:

  1. John Henry
  2. Annie Eliza [1866-1943] who was a brass polisher [1891] and married Joseph Thomas Nowell
  3. Emily [b 1869] who was a clerk at the iron foundry [1891]
  4. Caroline [b 1870]
  5. Sam [b 1873] who was an iron moulder's apprentice [1891]
  6. Ada [b 1873]
  7. Fred [1877-1895]

The family lived at 3 The Square, Halifax [1891]

Horsfall, William
[1850-1908] A wheelwright and smith of Todmorden and Luddendenfoot.

He was killed in Horsefall Railway Tunnel, Todmorden

Horsfall, William Henry
[1849-1919] Son of Henry Horsfall.

Born in Halifax.

He was a wood carver [1871] / a joiner & builder [1881] / a joiner [1891] / a mineral water manufacturer [1901, 1911].

He never married.

He lived and died with his family at the Bowling Green, Skircoat.

Probate records show that he left an estate valued at £1,286, and probate was granted to his brother George Horsfall.

See Horsfall Brothers

Horsfall, William Henry Dodgson
[1842-1914] Son of John Horsfall.

Born at the Sun Inn, Halifax [22nd December 1842].

He was an architect [1861] / an architect at 9 Harrison Road, Halifax [1898].

He started as a trainee and then a partner in Horsfall's architecture practice. He established W. H. D. Horsfall.

His work includes Palatine Chambers, Halifax [1894], Halifax Borough Electric Light Works, Halifax Gas Works Offices [1898], and the rebuilt Sportsman, Swine Market, Halifax [1904]

He was a member of Halifax Town Council [1866-1872, 1881-1891].

On 10th October 1882, Halifax Sanitary Committee served a notice upon him, requiring the abatement of a nuisance arising from the discharge of black smoke from the chimney of his works in Winding Road and Lower Wade Street.

What business was carried on at the works?

On 3rd June 1869, he married Jane Elizabeth Whiteley at Halifax Parish Church.


Jane Elizabeth was the daughter of Peter Whiteley
 

Children:

  1. Alfred Oswald [1876-1877] who died at the age of 14 months
  2. Florence Isabel [1878-1964] who married George William Brear
  3. Lydia Gertrude [1882-1930]
  4. Peter William

The family lived at

  • 21 Rhodes Street, Halifax [1874]
  • 3 Heath Mount, Halifax [1899, 1905, 1914]

He died at home [30th August 1914].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £549 1/-.

Probate was granted to his widow Elizabeth.

Members of the family were buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot Number 901].

See Thomas Midgley

Horsfall, William Lister
[1839-1905] Son of John Lister Horsfall.

Born in Stansfield.

He was a cotton spinner employing about 60 men, women & children [1871] / a farmer of 11 acres employing 2 men [1871]

On 14th July 1869, he married Sarah Patchett at Heptonstall Church.


Sarah was the daughter of Henry Patchett
 

Children:

  1. Edith
  2. Sydney Travis
  3. Reginald [1875-1906] who was a gentleman [1905]
  4. Isabel Sarah [1877-1966] who never married
  5. Bertram [1878-1911]
  6. Annie Elizabeth [1880-1882]
  7. Lucy Lister [1882-1935]
  8. Marian

After the death of his father [1859], the family home, Underbank, Stansfield, passed to William.

The family lived at Underbank House, Hebden Bridge [1861, 1905].

William died at Underbank [24th February 1905].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £700 5/6d.

Probate was granted to sons Sydney Travis & Reginald and Harold Horsfall (engineer's draughtsman) 

Daughters Edith & Lucy Lister were buried at Heptonstall Church

 

The Horsfall family of Stoodley

The Horsfall Family of Underbank
The Horsfall family lived at Underbank from the early 1800s until at least 1966.

Richard Horsfall was an early member of the family

Horsfall surname
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 this 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
 




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