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Abraham Sunderland [1589-1690]
Abraham Sunderland [1591-1644]
Abraham Crabtree Sunderland [1850-1904]
Abraham Garside Sunderland [1846-1891]
Agnes Sunderland [1839-1864]
Alfred Sunderland [1881-1917]
Alfred B. Sunderland [18??-19??]
Alfred Joseph Elton Sunderland [1875-1917]
Alice Langdale Mortimer Sunderland [1886-1946]
Alvah Sunderland [1887-1917]
Archibald Sunderland [18??-1917]
Brian Sunderland [1654-1720]
Brian Gresley Elton Sunderland [1883-1971]
Charles Edward Sunderland [1893-1918]
Charles Sykes Sunderland [1844-1889]
Clarence Ingham Sunderland [1897-1916]
Crossley Sunderland [1862-1???]
Cyrus Sunderland [1866-1???]
Dobson Sunderland [1832-1906]
Edward Sunderland [15??-1632]
Ernest W. Sunderland [1890-1918]
Frank Sunderland [1???-19??]
Frank Sunderland [1890-1916]
George Sunderland [1884-1918]
Giles Sunderland [1886-1916]
Greenwood Sunderland [18??-18??]
Henry Sunderland [17??-18??]
Henry Sunderland [1817-1893]
Henry Sunderland [1847-19??]
Herbert Sunderland [1870-1953]
J. L. M. Sunderland [1???-19??]
James Sunderland [1794-1863]
James Sunderland [18??-18??]
James Sunderland [1806-18??]
Rev James Sunderland [1847-1932]
James Henry Sunderland [1879-1918]
James Richard Sunderland [1883-1941]
John Sunderland [1287-1333]
John Sunderland [15??-16??]
John Sunderland [16??-1717]
John Sunderland [16??-1720]
John Sunderland [17??-1???]
John Sunderland [17??-18??]
Rev John Sunderland [1752-1???]
John Sunderland [1783-1840]
John Sunderland [18??-1???]
John Sunderland [18??-19??]
John Sunderland [1807-1864]
John Sunderland [1808-1876]
John Sunderland [1811-1???]
John Sunderland [1815-1???]
John Sunderland [1842-1890]
John Blackburn Sunderland [1836-1895]
John Pickles Sunderland [1890-1927]
John W. Sunderland [18??-19??]
John William Sunderland [1870-1???]
Jonas Sunderland [17??-18??]
Jonas Sunderland [1783-18??]
Jonas Sunderland [1859-19??]
Jonas Brook Sunderland [1854-1896]
Jos'a Sunderland [17??-1778]
Joseph Sunderland [1749-1823]
Dr Joseph Sunderland [1779-1835]
Joseph Sunderland [18??-1897]
Joseph Sunderland [1871-1???]
Joseph Edwin Sunderland [1895-1916]
Joseph Samuel Sunderland [1850-1922]
Joshua Wilkinson Sunderland [1865-19??]
Captain Langdale Sunderland [1622-1698]
Langdale Marsden Sunderland [1816-1846]
Lister Sunderland [1858-1881]
Lord Sunderland [1877-1917]
Martha Sunderland [1796-1861]
Martha Annie Sunderland [1851-1???]
Mary Alice Butterworth Sunderland [1859-1943]
Mary Ann Sunderland [1806-1868]
Matthew Sunderland [1224-1286]
Nelson Sunderland [1876-1915]
Peter Sunderland [1606-1677]
Peter Sunderland [1675-1727]
Peter Graham Sunderland [1922-1944]
R. F. Sunderland [18??-19??]
Richard Sunderland [1473-1573]
Richard Sunderland [1514-1573]
Richard Sunderland [1564-1634]
Richard Sunderland [1603-1629]
Richard Sunderland [17??-1???]
Richard de Sunderland [13??-13??]
Robert Sunderland [1595-1626]
Roger Sunderland [1825-1878]
Rufus Sunderland [1755-1839]
Rufus Sunderland [1759-1826]
Rufus Sunderland [1789-1862]
Samson Sunderland [18??-1???]
Samson Sunderland [1847-1???]
Samuel Sunderland [1599-1676]
Samuel Sunderland [1682-17??]
Samuel Sunderland [1812-1???]
Samuel Sunderland [1840-1920]
Samuel Wilkinson Sunderland [1869-1936]
Sarah Sunderland [1790-1862]
Smith Sunderland [1851-1904]
Mrs Susan Sunderland [1819-1905]
T. Sunderland [1???-16??]
Thomas Sunderland [1???-1???]
Thomas Sunderland [17??-17??]
Thomas Sunderland [1799-1847]
Thomas Sunderland [1816-1???]
Thomas James Sunderland [1849-1882]
Thomas Joseph Sunderland [1838-1???]
Thomas Lister Joseph Sunderland [1808-1857]
Tom Sunderland [1890-1917]
Tom Haigh Sunderland [1851-1902]
Tom Wilkinson Sunderland [1842-1900]
Walter Sunderland [1266-13??]
Wilbert Sunderland [1890-1919]
William Sunderland [14??-14??]
Rev William Sunderland [16??-17??]
Rev William Sunderland [1676-1749]
William Sunderland [17??-17??]
William Sunderland [1851-1907]
William Henry Sunderland [1854-1920]
Young Sunderland [18??-1???]
Young Sunderland [1845-1???] 


Sunderland, Abraham
[1589-1690]

He died in 1690 (aged 101).

He was buried at Heptonstall Church [16th January 1690].

It is recorded that he had 19 children

Sunderland, Abraham
[1591-1644] Son of Richard Sunderland.

He married Elizabeth Langdale.

Children:

  1. Langdale

He probably built High Sunderland. He inherited Coley Hall. He was a Barrister-in-law and a Cavalier.

In 1626, he was required to pay composition and decimation.

On 18th March 1632, Henry Ramsden granted him a licence

to eat flesh during the time of his illness

which occurred during Lent.

He supported Charles I and died during the Siege of Pontefract Castle on 25th March 1644

Sunderland, Abraham Crabtree
[1850-1904] Born in Heptonstall.

He was an insurance agent [1875].

On 23rd December 1875, he married Sarah Hannah Smith [1851-1892] in Halifax.

Children:

  1. John Smith (Sunderland) [1876-1919]
  2. James [b 1878]
  3. Benjamin Arthur [b 1880]
  4. Florence [b 1882]
  5. Hannah [b 1883]
  6. Giles

The children were born in Heptonstall.

The family lived at Mytholm Lane, Hebden Bridge [1901].

Sarah died in 1851.

She was buried at Heptonstall Church

Sunderland, Abraham Garside
[1846-1891] Son of John Sunderland.

He died at Coley Hall [25th August 1891] (aged 45).

He was buried at Coley Church [31st August 1891]. Probate records show that he left effects valued at £175 1/6d. Probate was granted to his younger brother Joseph Samuel Sunderland

Sunderland, Agnes
[1839-1864] Daughter of Susan and Henry Sunderland.

Born 1st July 1839.

Baptised 11th August 1839.

She was a pupil at Walton's School, Hipperholme [1851].

In 1859, she married Joseph Wheatley.

Agnes & Joseph were buried in a vault at St Mary's, Mirfield Parish Church: Agnes [28th December 1864]; Joseph [16th February 1897], and there is a memorial to Agnes on her family grave at Brighouse Cemetery

Sunderland, Alfred
[1881-1917] Son of Emma & John Sunderland.

Born in Heptonstall.

In [Q2] 1906, he married Ada Sunderland in Halifax.

They lived at 6 Northgate, Heptonstall.

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

He died 22nd May 1917 (aged 36).

He was buried at Heptonstall Church [K 57]

Sunderland, Alfred B.
[18??-19??] He served in World War I.

He died in the conflict.

He is remembered on the Roll of Honour at Patmos Congregational Chapel, Todmorden

Sunderland, Alfred Joseph Elton
[1875-1917] Son of Rev James Sunderland.

He served with the 2nd Battalion Devonshire Regiment.

In 1911, he was a Captain in the army in Malta.

Lieut Col Alfred Joseph Elton Sunderland was 3 times mentioned in Dispatches.

He was killed in action near Railway Wood, Belgium [31st July 1917] (aged 42).

He was buried at the Belgian Battery Corner Cemetery [I F 2]

Sunderland, Alice Langdale Mortimer
[1886-1946] Daughter of Joseph Samuel Sunderland.

Born at Coley [January 1886].

On 14th March 1940, she married John Herbert Fletcher in London.

The family lived at Coley Hall.

She died 7th May 1949.

She left Coley Hall and other local farms to a distant relative Joe Leslie Mumford Sunderland, son of Lieut. Col. B. G. Elton Sunderland. She left the contents of the Hall to her maid

Sunderland, Alvah
[1887-1917] Son of Sarah & William Sunderland of 13 Springfield Terrace, Castle Street, Todmorden.

Born in Todmorden.

He was a member of Springside Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Stansfield & Sunday School / a dresser at Millsteads Mill, Langfield.

During World War I, he enlisted with the Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment)  [1917], then served as a Private with the 32nd Battalion Royal Fusiliers.

He was killed in action [4th August 1917] (aged 30).

He was buried at the Godewaersvelde British Cemetery [I C 17].

He is remembered on Todmorden War Memorial, and on the Memorial at Springside Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Stansfield

Sunderland, Archibald
[18??-1917] Of Old Town.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 9th Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers.

He died 16th August 1917.

He is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial [54-60& 163A]

Sunderland, Brian
[1654-1720] Son of Captain Langdale Sunderland.

On 8th December 1674, he married Ann Appleyard at Wragby.

Children:

  1. Peter

He was buried at Pontefract

Sunderland, Brian Gresley Elton
[1883-1971] OBE.

Son of Rev James Sunderland.

He was an Army Officer in Malta [1911]. He was awarded the Mons Star [1914-1918].

In 1915, he married Violet Mumford.


Violet was the daughter of G. W. Mumford of Gateacre near Liverpool
 

Children:

  1. Joe Leslie Mumford Sunderland [b 1922] who married [1949] Margaret M. Burton in Tavistock

He died at Stratton, Cornwall [aged 87]

Sunderland, Charles Edward
[1893-1918] Son of Smith Sunderland.

Born in Copley.

On 1st January 1916, he married Winifred Thorpe [1892-1974] at St Stephen's Church, Copley.

at St Stephen's Church, Copley. They lived at 95 Railway Terrace, Copley [1918].

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

He died 1st May 1918 (aged 25).

He was buried at the Esquelbecq Military Cemetery [II A 17].

He is remembered on Copley War Memorial

Probate records show that he left.

Probate was granted to his widow Winifred.

Winifred was buried at St Stephen's Church, Copley

Sunderland, Charles Sykes
[1844-1889] Son of Susan and Henry Sunderland.

Born 24th May 1844.

Baptised 9th June 1844.

He was a solicitor's articled clerk [1861] / a Commissioner to administer oaths in Chancery [1870] / a partner in Craven & Sunderland solicitors at 23 King Street, Huddersfield [March 1870, 1879] / Clerk to the Southowram School Board [1879].

He never married.

He died at Brighouse [9th August 1889].

He was buried at Brighouse Cemetery [D C 89].

Probate records show that he left a personal estate valued at £1,265 17/5d. Probate was granted to his father Henry

Sunderland, Clarence Ingham
[1897-1916] Son of Crossley Sunderland.

He was a printing apprentice [1911].

During World War I, he served as a Rifleman with the 18th Battalion King's Royal Rifle Corps.

He was killed in France, by a bursting shell [1st July 1916] (aged 20).

He was buried at the Berks Cemetery Extension [I C 1]

Sunderland, Crossley
[1862-1???] Born in Heptonstall.

He was a weaver (cotton) [1891, 1901, 1911].

In 1888, he married Ada Ingham [1864-1???] in Todmorden.


Ada was born in Wadsworth
 

Children:

  1. Wallace Lindsey [b 1890] who was a ladies and gents tailor [1911]
  2. Percy Oswald [b 1891] who was a clerk wholesale clothing [1911]
  3. Elsie Millicent [b 1893] who was a machinist fustian clothing [1911]
  4. Clarence Ingham

The family lived at

  • Pecket Well, Wadsworth [1891, 1901, 1911]
  • Myrtle Dean, Hebden Bridge [1916]

Sunderland, Cyrus
[1866-1???] Son of Roger Sunderland.

Born in Halifax.

He was a printer [1881] / innkeeper at the Angel, Halifax [1891] / a labourer in wire mill [1901] / a wire drawer's labourer [1911].

In 1889, he married Mary Jane Wilson [1865-1???] in Halifax.

Children:

  1. Lily [b 1890] who was a coating mender [1911]
  2. Samuel [b 1894] who was an apprentice boiler maker [1911]
  3. Edith [b 1900]

The family lived at

  • 7 Canning Street, Halifax [1901]
  • 1 Copper Street, Halifax [1911]

Living with them [in 1891] was Cyrus's widowed mother Betty Sunderland

Sunderland, Dobson
[1832-1906] Son of Mary & William Sunderland of Ovenden.

Born in Ovenden [23rd September 1832].

He was a quarried stone shipper.

On 30th June 1853, he married Priscilla Haigh [1833-1900] in Halifax.


Priscilla was born in Southowram, the daughter of Frances & Samuel Haigh.

She had a son Tom Haigh

 

Children:

  1. Mary [b 1855] who married [1876] Samuel Aaron Singleton
  2. Sarah Ann [b 1858] who married [1879] Samuel Sugden
  3. Maria [b 1860]
  4. Louis [1862-1917] who married [1880] Emma Bates
  5. Arthur [1864-1871]
  6. Ada [1867-1892]
  7. Emily [b 1869]
  8. Annie [b 1873]

The couple died at 6 Blaithroyd Terrace: Priscilla [13th January 1900]; Dobson [27th May 1906].

Members of the family were buried at St Anne's Church, Southowram

Sunderland, Edward
[15??-1632] AM.

Curate at Elland [1601, 1605]

Sunderland, Ernest W.
[1890-1918]

In [Q3] 1915, he married Louisa Sunderland in Todmorden.

They lived at 24 Victoria Road, Hebden Bridge.

During World War I, he served as a Driver with C Battery 72nd Army Brigade Royal Field Artillery.

He died 24th October 1918 (aged 28).

He was buried at the Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille [VI B 56]

Sunderland, Frank
[1???-19??] JP.

He was Mayor of Todmorden [1945-1946]

Sunderland, Frank
[1890-1916] Son of William Henry Sunderland.

Born in Mytholmroyd.

He was a warehouseman [1915].

On 3rd December 1910, he married Lilian Pickles [1890-1951] in Halifax.


Lilian was born in Heptonstall
 

Children:

  1. Jack [1913-1941]

The family lived at

  • 15 Bridge Gate, Hebden Bridge [1910]
  • 11 Commercial Street, Hebden Bridge [1915]

During World War I, he enlisted in Halifax [5th January 1915], and served as a Private with the 12th Battalion Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment).

He went to France [11th May 1915].

He was killed in action [4th July 1916].

He is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial, France [6D & 7D]

Sunderland, George
[1884-1918] Son of Herbert Sunderland.

Of Todmorden.

He was a clogger & boot repairer [1911].

During World War I, he served as a Rifleman with the 3rd Battalion King's Royal Rifle Corps.

He died 25th September 1918.

He was buried at the Karasouli Military Cemetery [D 846].

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance, on Patmos War Memorial, on the Roll of Honour of Patmos Congregational Church, and on the Memorial at Todmorden Unitarian Church.

His brother Wilbert also died in the War

Sunderland, Giles
[1886-1916] Son of Abraham Crabtree Sunderland.

Born in Heptonstall.

He was a cotton twister [1901].

On 7th October 1905, he married Alice Mary Spencer [1879-19??] in Halifax.


Alice Mary was born in Hebden Bridge
 

Children:

  1. Arthur [b 1906]
  2. Maud [b 1907]
  3. Hilda [b 1908]
  4. Harry [1913-1976]

The children were born in Heptonstall.

The family lived at Hudson Mill, Heptonstall [1905].

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

He died 12th October 1916.

He is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial [6A & 6B]

Sunderland, Greenwood
[18??-18??] Of Fenny Royd House, Hipperholme [1866].

In April 1866, he was Honorary Treasurer of a subscription list to install a memorial for William Dove at Ripponden Church

Sunderland, Henry
[17??-18??] Hatter in Halifax [1792]

Sunderland, Henry
[1817-1893] Of Brighouse.

Son of Jonas Sunderland.

Baptised at Lightcliffe [2nd March 1817].

He was a local butcher and farmer, a farmer of 20 acres employing 1 labourer [1861], and a retired farmer [1871, 1881, 1891].

On 7th June 1838, he married Susan Sykes at Halifax Parish Church.

Rev Benjamin Bayfield conducted the ceremony.

Children:

  1. Agnes
  2. Samuel
  3. Tom Wilkinson
  4. Charles Sykes
  5. Hannah Jane [1849-1927] who married Charles Godfrey Esam
  6. Martha Annie

The family lived at

Living with them [in 1871] were daughter Hannah Jane and family.

Living with the widowed Susan in 1901 was granddaughter Louie Sunderland (milliner) [aged 19].

Henry died 25th October 1893.

He was buried at Brighouse Cemetery [D C 89]. Probate records show that he left effects valued at £959 2/6d. [Resworn £2,099 2/6d].

Probate was granted to his widow Susan, Sam Sunderland and Tom Wilkinson Sunderland

His wife was buried in the same grave

Sunderland, Henry
[1847-19??] Son of John Sunderland, cotton spinner.

He was a labourer [1899] / a labourer (wire mill) [1901].

He married (1) Unknown.

Children:

  1. Arthur [b 1871] who was a machine minder (card mill) [1901]
  2. John [b 1876] who was a labourer (mason's) [1901]
  3. Edgar [b 1878] who was a spinner worsted [1901]
  4. Edward [b 1879] who was a piecer (cotton) [1901]
  5. Ernest [b 1885] who was a spinner (worsted) [1901]
  6. Hannah [b 1886] who was a creeler (cotton) [1901]

In 1899, he married (2) Eliza Emma at Halifax Parish Church.


Eliza Emma [née Best] was the widow of
Edwin Fawley
 

The family lived at 3 Ramsgate Street, Halifax [1901]

Sunderland, Herbert
[1870-1953] Born in Todmorden.

He was an auxiliary postman [1911].

On 16th November 1889, he married Martha Ellen Pickersgill [1869-1935] at Halifax Parish Church.


Martha Ellen was born in Todmorden
 

Children:

  1. Wilbert
  2. George
  3. Josiah [1896-1898]
  4. child

The family lived at

  • Shurrack, Todmorden [1911]
  • Watty Farm, Todmorden [1919]

Sons Wilbert & George died in World War I.

Herbert & Martha Ellen died in Blackpool

Sunderland, J. L. M.
[1???-19??] Son of Lieut Col B. G. E. Sunderland OBE.

On 26th October 1961, he sold Coley Hall to architect Richard H. Pickles.

He lived at Coley House, Telford Road, Farnham, Surrey

Sunderland, James
[1794-1863] Son of Joseph Sunderland.

Born at Coley Hall.

Baptised at Coley Church [27th November 1794].

He was a landed proprietor and occupier of 62 acres [1851] / a landed proprietor [1861].

On 28th January 1841, he married Mary, daughter of Thomas Lister.

The family lived at

He died at Coley House [22nd March 1863].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at under £12,000. The will was proved by his widow, his niece Mary Ann Sunderland, Hanson Freeman of Southowram (stone merchant) and Thomas Theodore Ormerod of Brighouse (wine merchant).

His widow Mary died 3 years later

Sunderland, James
[18??-18??] Letterpress printer at 63 King Cross Street, Halifax [1863]

Sunderland, James
[1806-18??] Born in Midgley.

He was a butcher [1851].

Around 1843, he married Elizabeth [1810-18??].


Elizabeth was born in Otley
 

Children:

  1. Hannah [b 1843]
  2. William [b 1845]
  3. Grace [b 1848]

The family lived at Luddendenfoot [1851]

Sunderland, Rev James
[1847-1932] Son of Thomas Lister Joseph Sunderland.

Educated at Hipperholme.

He was vicar of Eggington, Bedfordshire.

On 12th February 1874, he married Florence Margaret Elton.

Children:

  1. Alfred Joseph Elton
  2. Ada Florence [b 1877]
  3. Nora Margaret [b 1878] who married [1910] Robert B. Campbell at Leighton Buzzard
  4. Lister Goodenough Elton [1880-1969]
  5. Olive Maud [b 1882]
  6. twins Brian Gresley Elton
  7. and Marmaduke Langdale Elton [1883-1884] who died aged 9 months

Some of the children were called Sunderland Sunderland

The family lived at Egginton Vicarage, Leighton Buzzard [1917].

James died in Leighton Buzzard [12th March 1932]

Sunderland, James Henry
[1879-1918] Son of Charlotte & Hutley Sunderland of Shipley.

He was a member of Foster Lane Methodist Church, Hebden Bridge.

He lived at Broughton Street, Hebden Bridge.

He served 8 years in India, before becoming an hotel manager in Grimsby.

During World War I, he re-enlisted [1915], and served as a Sergeant with the 25th Heavy Battery Royal Garrison Artillery.

He died of pneumonia in hos[ital in Trouville, France [17th November 1918] (aged 39).

He was buried at the Tourgeville Military Cemetery [VII B 7]. A brother has been wounded 3 times, and another has been discharged

Sunderland, James Richard
[1883-1941] Son of Joseph Samuel Sunderland.

Baptised at Coley [21st March 1883].

On 23rd January 1936, he married Josephine Sarah Howe at Holborn, London.

They lived at Colcres House, Brighouse [1941].

He died at Colcres House [27th February 1941].

He was buried at Coley Church [Vault 5].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £18,918 10/7d. Probate was granted to Josephine Sarah

Sunderland, John
[1287-1333] Son of Walter Sunderland.

In 1297, he was fined for horse straying after he let – or took – 2 horses into the manorial woods to graze without permission.

In 1331, he gave up 4 acres of land in Sunderland which were placed in the hands of the clerk

Sunderland, John
[15??-16??] Of Northowram.

On 30th June 1606, he married Alice, daughter of Edward Northend

Sunderland, John
[16??-1717] Son of John Sunderland.

Curate at Sowerby Bridge [1701-1717].

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. (possibly) William

The Northowram Register records that he

died of a few hours sickness

He was buried at St Bartholomew's Church, Ripponden [15th September 1717]

Sunderland, John
[16??-1720] Curate at Cross Stone [1671-1682] and Curate at Ripponden [1698-1720]

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. John

He died 21st April 1720.

He was buried at St Bartholomew's Church, Ripponden

Sunderland, John
[17??-1???] Son of Rev William Sunderland.

He was educated at Clare College Cambridge [entered 12th June 1735].

His Alumnus record at Clare College says that

[He or his father] was formerly Chaplain of HMS Orion and late of St Martin-in-the-Fields, London. The dates of HMS Orion [launched 1787] suggest that these refer to John

Sunderland, John
[17??-18??] Partner in Sunderland & Guy [1822].

On 8th August 1803, he married Mary Guy at Halifax

Sunderland, Rev John
[1752-1???] Son of Sarah (née Sutcliffe) & Thomas Sunderland, of Heptonstall.

In October 1777, he was setting up a school in Cleckheaton. A newspaper notice [7th October 1777] in the Leeds Intelligencer said that he was

a few years ago, usher to Rev Richard Sutcliffe, at Hipperholme

It is likely that John was related to Rev Richard Sutcliffe on his mother's side


Question: Does anyone know whether John was related to Rev Richard Sutcliffe?

 

Sunderland, John
[1783-1840] Son of Joseph Sunderland.

Baptised 1783.

On 1st July 1805, he married Alice Butterworth.

Children:

  1. John

John died in ??, 1840. His widow Alice died 1 month later.

They were buried at Coley Church

Sunderland, John
[18??-1???] In 1845, he married Ellen, daughter of Thomas Crossley, in Halifax.

Children:

  1. Fanny who married Fred Craven

Sunderland, John
[18??-19??] Stone quarrier at Lillands Quarry, Rastrick [1896]

Sunderland, John
[1807-1864] Son of John Sunderland.

Baptised 21st June 1807.

He was a landed proprietor [1851].

On 4th December 1845, he married Anne Firth from Coley Croft Farm.

Children:

  1. John who was born before his parents' marriage and may be illegitimate
  2. Abraham Garside
  3. Thomas James
  4. Joseph Samuel
  5. James Richard [b 1851]
  6. Alice Ann [1853] who died at the age of 3 weeks
  7. Alice Ann [1855-1856] who died at the age of 1 year 2 months
  8. Mary Alice Butterworth
  9. Richard Langdale [1862-1871]

The family lived at

  • Syke House, Littleborough [1851]
  • Coley Hall [1861, 1871, 1881, 1891, 1901]

He died at Coley Hall [8th March 1864].

Living with them [in 1891] was sister Mary Baines [aged 65].

Ann died 12th May 1906. Probate records show that she left effects valued at £374 16/6d. Probate was granted to son Joseph Samuel Sunderland and daughter Mary Alice Butterworth Wynne.

Members of the family were buried at Coley Church

Sunderland, John
[1808-1876] Son of Jonas Sunderland.

Born in Lightcliffe.

He was a farmer [1837].

In 1837, he (possibly) married Sarah Aspinall.


Sarah was (possibly) the daughter of Job Aspinall
 

Sunderland, John
[1811-1???] He was a farmer [1841].

He married Sarah [1821-1???]. Sarah was a bonnet maker [1841].

Children:

  1. Mary [b 1840]

The family lived at Granny Hall, Brighouse [1841]

Sunderland, John
[1815-1???] He was a handloom weaver (cotton) [1851, 1861] / a weaver [1870]

He married Sarah [1817-1???]. Sarah was a handloom weaver (cotton) [1851, 1861]

Children:

  1. Ellis [b 1842] who was a cotton powerloom weaver [1861]
  2. Young
  3. William [b 1848] who was a cotton mule piecer [1861]
  4. Mary [b 1852]
  5. Gill [b 1859]
  6. Jane [b 1859]

The family lived at Lower Blackshaw Head, Stansfield [1851, 1861].

Living with them [in 1851] was stepdaughter[?] Hannah Thomas [aged 11] (spoils winder) 

Sunderland, John
[1842-1890] Son of John Sunderland. He was born before his parents' marriage.

Born in Hipperholme.

He was an annuitant [1881]. In 1878, he married Catherine Agnes Kershaw [1848-1928] in Halifax.


Catherine Agnes claims to have been born in Halifax and in Liverpool where a birth of Catherine Kershaw is recorded in 1849. Catherine Agnes had a daughter Henrietta Helen [b 1871] who may be illegitimate
 

Children:

  1. Henrietta Helen [b 1871] who married [1897] Thomas Richard Moran
  2. Ann [b 1874]

The family lived at

  • Bear Hill, Littleborough [1881]
  • Bear Hill House, Littleborough [1882, 1901]

He died at Littleborough [1890].

He was buried at Coley Church

Sunderland, John Blackburn
[1836-1895] Son of Samuel Sunderland.

Born in Northowram.

He was a butcher at Hipperholme / a butcher [1864, 1881, 1891, 1895]

In

On 29th February 1864, he married Emma Wilkinson [1838-1???].


Emma was the daughter of merchant Joshua Wilkinson
 

Children:

  1. Joshua Wilkinson
  2. Sarah Ellen [b 1867]
  3. Samuel Wilkinson
  4. Joseph
  5. John Thomas [b 1873] who was a butcher [1891, 1901]
  6. Emily [b 1875]
  7. Henry [b 1878]
  8. Annie Louisa [1881-1976] who married Frank Arthur Hirst

The family lived at

  • Hipperholme [1881]
  • Leeds Whitehall Road [1891]
  • Whitehall, Hipperholme [1901]
  • 1 Whitehall Street, Hipperholme [1911]

He died 25th October 1895.

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £146 6/6d. Probate was granted to widow Emma, son Joshua Wilkinson Sunderland and James Bentley (stone merchant).

Emma died 25th June 1915.

Probate records show that she left effects valued at £3,618 1/1d. Probate was granted to Joshua Wilkinson Sunderland and Samuel Wilkinson Sunderland

Sunderland, John Pickles
[1890-1927] Born in Bradford.

He founded Pepper Hill Pottery.

In 1919, he (possibly) married Miss Franklin in Halifax

Sunderland, John W.
[18??-19??] He served in World War I.

He died in the conflict.

He is remembered on the Roll of Honour at Patmos Congregational Chapel, Todmorden

Sunderland, John William
[1870-1???] Born in Openshaw.

He was a florist.

In 1893, he married Susannah Jowett [1869-1???] in Halifax.


Susannah was born in Hebden Bridge
 

Children:

  1. Joseph Edwin
  2. Clifford Brook [b 1904]

The children were born in Todmorden.

The family lived at Fern Cottages, Todmorden [1911]

Sunderland, Jonas
[17??-18??] A weaver at Warley.

On 20th January 1810, he married Mrs Hannah Magson, a widow, also from Warley

Sunderland, Jonas
[1783-18??] Eldest son of Rufus Sunderland.

Baptised 11th July 1783.

He was a labourer at Hipperholme [1805] and a farmer at Granny Hall farm [1817]

On 16th June 1805, he married Jane Taylor [17??-1837] in Halifax.

Children:

  1. Samuel [bapt 16th March 1806]
  2. John
  3. Jonas [bapt 1st July 1810]
  4. William [bapt 25th July 1813]
  5. Henry

He was dead by February 1837

Sunderland, Jonas
[1859-19??] Born in Denholme.

He was an auctioneer, valuer and land agent.

In 1880, he married Jane Hindle [1859-19??] from Thornton, in Bradford.

Children:

  1. Thomas [b 1881] who was a clerk in Baronet's Estate and mine (?) worker [1901]

The family lived at 14 Bradford Road Brighouse [1901]

Sunderland, Jonas Brook
[1854-1896] Worker at the Brighouse works of Woodhouse & Mitchell. He was killed when an overhead, travelling crane fell on him as he and 4 other men were moving a 5-ton engine bed

Sunderland, Jos'a
[17??-1778] Hatter in Halifax

Sunderland, Joseph
[1749-1823] In 1775, he bought Coley Hall.

He was a doctor.

He married 27th July 1778. [1758-1819] at Almondbury, Huddersfield.

Children:

  1. Joseph
  2. Mary [1780-1802] who never married
  3. John
  4. Elizabeth [1786-1810] who never married
  5. Abraham [1788-1803]
  6. Sarah
  7. Anna Maria [1792-1823]
  8. James
  9. Martha
  10. Thomas
  11. Mary Ann

Sarah died 21st August 1819 (aged 61).

Joseph died 20th March 1823 (aged 73).

Members of the family were buried at Coley Church behind the Church: Joseph [14th April 1823]; Sarah [26th August 1819]

Sunderland, Dr Joseph
[1779-1835] Son of Joseph Sunderland He was the elder brother of James.

Baptised at Elland [August 1779].

He was surgeon at the Halifax Dispensary [1809].

On 18th October 1803, he married Hannah, daughter of Thomas Lister.

Children:

  1. Mary Anne [1799-1861]
  2. Thomas Lister Joseph
  3. Langdale Marsden
  4. Sarah Elizabeth [bapt 1819]

The family lived at 6 Lord Street [1822, 1829].

Joseph died 21st January 1835 [aged 56]. Hannah died 9th February 1840

Sunderland, Joseph
[18??-1897] Farmer at Fold Farm, Illingworth [1897].

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. (possibly) Joseph Holmes who was a butcher [1897]

He is mentioned in the List of Local Wills: 1897

Sunderland, Joseph
[1871-1???] Son of John Blackburn Sunderland.

In September 1900, he married Emily Scott [1875-19??].


Emily was the daughter of Joseph Scott
 

Children:

  1. Harold Scott [1901-1971]

Sunderland, Joseph Edwin
[1895-1916] Son of John William Sunderland.

Born in Todmorden.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment).

He died 20th July 1916.

He is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial [8C, 9A & 16A], in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance, on Patmos War Memorial, and on the Roll of Honour of Patmos Congregational Church

Sunderland, Joseph Samuel
[1850-1922] Son of John Sunderland.

Born in Hipperholme [11th March 1850].

He was a gentleman of Shelf [1882] / living on own means [1891, 1901, 1911]

On 12th April 1882, he married Hannah [1861-1???], daughter of James Bottomley, at St Michael & All Angels, Shelf.

Children:

  1. James Richard
  2. Alice Langdale Mortimer

The family lived at Coley House [1861, 1891, 1901, 1911].

He owned Lower Ox Heys Farm, Shelf, Middle Ox Heys Farm, Shelf, and Westercroft Farm, Northowram [1914]

He died at Coley Hall [19th December 1922].

He was buried at Coley Church [23rd December 1922].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £7,230 18/10d. Probate was granted to his widow Hannah and unmarried daughter Alice

Sunderland, Joshua Wilkinson
[1865-19??] Son of John Blackburn Sunderland.

He was a butcher [1891, 1895, 1901, 1915] / a retired butcher [1923]

On 3rd September 1923, he married Eva, widow of John William Mellor, daughter of Hanson Jagger.

Children:

The family lived at 1 Whitehall Street, Hipperholme [1940].

He died at Duke of York House, Duckworth Lane, Bradford [19th July 1940].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £8,904 9/3d. [Resworn £9,524 12/8d].

Probate was granted to Eva Sunderland, widow.

Eva died at 5 Whitehall Street, Hipperholme [7th September 1964] (aged 82).

Probate records show that she left effects valued at £4,129. Probate was granted to her sons by her first marriage: John Hanson Mellor (director of a limited company)  and Harry Whitaker Mellor (chartered electrical engineer) 

Sunderland, Captain Langdale
[1622-1698] Of High Sunderland & Aykton.

Son of Abraham Sunderland.

In 1639, he went to Oxford University.

He fought on the Royalist side in the Civil War and took the command of Captain of a Troop of Horse under the Earl of Newcastle and his uncle, Sir Marmaduke Langdale.

He laid down his arms in December 1644.

In 1646, he had to pay £878 decimation. The fine meant that he had to sell the family estates at High Sunderland and Coley Hall.

He also owned land and property in Northowram, Hipperholme, Shelf and Wyke, and elsewhere in Yorkshire at Ackton, Featherstone, Oustropp, Estrington, Hive, Cave and Ricall.

About 1643 (or 1655), he married (1) Elizabeth, daughter of Thomas Thornhill.

Children:

  1. Richard [1647-1649]
  2. Abraham [1650-1673]
  3. Marmaduke [1652-1653]
  4. Brian
  5. twins daughter #1
  6. daughter #2, both of whom were born and buried the same day [1655]

Elizabeth died in 1698.

He married (2) Elizabeth, daughter of Thomas Hippon.

Children:

  1. Judith [bapt 1674] who (possibly) married [1695] John Stanhope of Nostell
  2. Susannah [b 1676]
  3. Elizabeth [b 1677]
  4. Richard [b 1678]
  5. Abraham [1680-1681]
  6. Samuel

He went to mine coal at Featherstone, West Yorkshire.

He died at Featherstone [1698].

His widow Elizabeth died at Pontefract [1707] and was buried at Featherstone

Sunderland, Langdale Marsden
[1816-1846] Son of Dr Joseph Sunderland.

Baptised 1816.

In 1841, he living with Richard Pearson, Mary Routh, Harriet Wright and Margaret Boothman at the bottom of King Cross Street, Halifax.

In 1845, he was at Field Bottom, Lower Shelf

He died at Fylde [1846]

Sunderland, Lister
[1858-1881] Son of Thomas Lister Joseph Sunderland.

He was a Lieutenant in the 72nd Seaforth Highlanders.

A War memorial in Ravensden Churchyard, Bedfordshire is inscribed


Lister Sunderland.

Lieut 72nd Seaforth Highlanders, youngest son of Thomas L. J. Sunderland died Lucknow 18th May 1881 age 23 years

Sunderland, Lord
[1877-1917] In [Q4] 1898, he married Sarah Stansfield in Todmorden.

They lived at 5 Longfield Road, Todmorden.

During World War I, he served as a Driver with the 54th Field Company Royal Engineers.

He died 1st October 1917 (aged 40).

He was buried at the Hooge Crater Cemetery [XIII B 11].

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Sunderland, Martha
[1796-1861] Daughter of Joseph Sunderland.

She never married.

In 1841, she and her siblings Sarah and Thomas, were living at Coley Hall.

In 1851, Martha was living with sister Sarah at Coley Hall.

In 1861, Martha and Sarah were both landed proprietors living at Coley Hall.

Martha died in 1861, and Sarah died in 1862.

They both were buried at Coley Church: Martha [8th August 1861]; Sarah [26th February 1862]

Sunderland, Martha Annie
[1851-1???] Youngest child of Susan and Henry Sunderland.

Born in Halifax [Q4 1851].

Baptised 9th April 1852.

She married William Caley.

She presented the prizes at the Mrs Sunderland Competition [1908, 1909]

Sunderland, Mary Alice Butterworth
[1859-1943] Only surviving daughter of John Sunderland.

Baptised at Coley Church [6th October 1859].

On 17th January 1883, she married Rev Malcolm Bush Wynne [1853-1909] from Leicestershire, in Halifax.

Children:

  1. Abraham Sunderland Bindley Fountayne Peter
  2. Lilian Gladys Georgina
  3. William Henry

Sunderland, Mary Ann
[1806-1868] Daughter of Joseph Sunderland.

Baptised 1806.

She never married.

She lived at

She died 9th January 1868 [aged 62].

She was buried at Coley Church

Probate records show that she left effects valued at under £3,000.

On 31st January 1868, her will was proved at Wakefield by the Oaths of Anne, widow of Thomas Lister Joseph Sunderland, of Ravensden Lower Grange, Ravensden near Bedford, and Thomas Joseph Sunderland of Ravensden Lower Grange, Esquire, the nephew

Sunderland, Matthew
[1224-1286] He is mentioned in 1274.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Walter

A family tree starting with Matthew can be seen at the website below

Sunderland, Nelson
[1876-1915] He was a regular soldier and was wounded in the South African War.

In [Q2] 1906, he married Catherine Conway in Halifax.

They lived at 22 Back Firth Street, Rastrick.

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

He died 18th July 1915 (aged 39).

He was buried at the New Irish Farm Cemetery [Sp. Mem. 30].

He is remembered on Brighouse War Memorial, and on Rastrick War Memorial.

Catherine married Mr Dennehey.

They lived at 88 Brooke Street, Rastrick

Sunderland, Peter
[1606-1677] Of Coley Hall.

Son of Richard Sunderland.

He was a lecturer at Bradford Church. He and his brother, Samuel, were benefactors of many churches in the West Riding.

In September 1646, he married (1) Marie Bucke [1614-1658].


Marie was the daughter of William Bucke
 

On 15th November 1659, he married (2) Grace Bucke.


Grace was the daughter of Lawrence Bucke of Calverley, Yorkshire
 

His wives were cousins, William and Lawrence Bucke being brothers

Sunderland, Peter
[1675-1727] Of Aketon.

Son of Brian Sunderland.

Baptised at St Michael's, Wragby [12th October 1675].

On 29th December 1707, he married Ann Thornhill of York. Ann was the daughter of George Thornhill of Fixby by Mary, daughter and heiress of Thomas Wyvill of Constable Burton

Peter died intestate. Administration was granted to his widow Ann [29th April 1727]

Sunderland, Peter Graham
[1922-1944] Son of Dora Grace & Frank Sunderland of Harrogate.

Born in Mytholmroyd.

During World War II, he served as a Sub Lieutenant (A)  with the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve aboard HMS Heron.

He died in Burscough, Lancashire [28th May 1944] (aged 22).

He was buried at St John the Baptist Church, Ormskirk [E 2565].

He is remembered on a memorial in St Michael's Church, Mytholmroyd, and in the book Royd Regeneration

Sunderland, R. F.
[18??-19??] Electrical engineer.

In 1890, he was manager of J. Sunderland & Company

He was manager of an electrical works at Wheatley.

In June 1891, he was declared bankrupt

Sunderland, Richard
[1473-1573]

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Richard

Sunderland, Richard
[1514-1573] Son of Richard Sunderland. He was born at High Sunderland.

In 1539, he married (1) Mary Elizabeth More [1519-1546].


Mary Elizabeth was the daughter of Hugh More of Midgley
 

Children:

  1. Janet / Jennet [1542-1570] who married Richard Hemingway

In 1548, he married (2) Ann Rishworth.


Ann was the daughter of John Rishworth, and sister of Alexander
 

Children:

  1. Richard

In 1572, he bought Coley Hall from Alexander Rishworth, Ann's brother, following the death of their father, John

Sunderland, Richard
[1564-1634] JP. He inherited Coley Hall and High Sunderland.

On 14th February 1587, he married Mary, daughter of Sir Richard Saltonstall.

Children:

  1. Abraham
  2. Robert
  3. Susan who married [9th February 1616] William Beilby [1593-16??] in Collingham, Yorkshire
  4. Samuel
  5. Mary who married Edward Parker [1602-1667]
  6. Richard
  7. Judith [1606-1623]
  8. Peter

In 1607, he was appointed a governor of Heath Grammar School.

On 27th March 1625, he refused a knighthood at the coronation of Charles I and paid Composition.

On 15th March 1632, Henry Ramsden granted him a licence

to eat flesh during the time of his illness

which occurred during Lent

Sunderland, Richard
[1603-1629] Son of Richard Sunderland.

He was a cloth merchant selling turkey cloth.

He married Unknown.

Children: several, including Jennet

Sunderland, Richard
[17??-1???] Of High Sunderland and Croydon, Surrey.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Elizabeth [17??-1796] who married Sir Joseph Radcliffe

Sunderland, Richard de
[13??-13??] In 1378, he murdered Henry de Illingworth with a pole-axe, following a disagreement over rents.

The pole-axe was valued at 3d and – as was the custom – was forfeited to the lord of the manor

Sunderland, Robert
[1595-1626] Son of Richard Sunderland.

He was buried at Halifax Parish Church

Sunderland, Roger
[1825-1878] Born in Keighley.

He was a dyer [1871].

He married Betty [1826-1???] from Heptonstall Slack.

Children:

  1. Miles [b 1856] who was a wire drawer [1871, 1881]
  2. Joe [b 1863] who was a carpet weaver [1881]
  3. Cyrus

The family lived at

  • Bower's Buildings, Ovenden [1871]
  • 15 Whitworths Buildings, Ovenden [1881]

Sunderland, Rufus
[1755-1839] On 27th February 1778, he married Rachel Clayton [1755-1831].

Children:

  1. John [b 1789]
  2. Tommy [b 1794]

Sunderland, Rufus
[1759-1826] Baptised at Stanbury [16th August 1759]. The family were related to the Sunderland family of Coley Hall.

He was a tenant farmer at Lower Rookes.

In 1808, he occupied land at Sykewell Fields, Lightcliffe. He is mentioned in a Sale by Auction [1808].

They later moved to Granny Hall Farm. He was a butcher at Hipperholme [1811].

In 1782, he married Sarah Horsfall in Haworth.

Children:

  1. Jonas
  2. Mary [bapt 28th March 1785]
  3. Sarah [bapt 2nd March 1787]
  4. Rufus
  5. John [bapt 12th August 1792]
  6. Hannah [bapt 10th May 1795] who married (1) Mr Naylor, and later married (2) [22nd September 1842] Thomas Robinson, a farmer from Deighton, at Halifax Parish Church
  7. Betty [bapt 18th February 1798]
  8. Martha [bapt 23rd February 1800]
  9. Grace [bapt 8th Aug 1802-died 26th April 1822]
  10. Samuel [bapt 3rd March 1805]

Sunderland, Rufus
[1789-1862] Son of Rufus Sunderland.

Born at Queenshead.

Baptised at Haworth [14th November 1789].

He was a farmer at Hipperholme [1841, 1851, 1861].

On 26th October 1811, he married Nancy Nicholl [1789-1869] from Northowram.

Children:

  1. Joseph [bapt 25th June 1818]
  2. Martha [bapt 25th June 1818]
  3. Mary [bapt 25th June 1818]
  4. Samuel
  5. James [bapt 11th April 1820]
  6. Grace [bapt 28th May 1822]
  7. John [bapt 2nd March 1824]
  8. Rufus [bapt 24th June 1826]
  9. Elizabeth [b 22nd October 1828]
  10. Sarah [bapt 10th March 1829]

The family lived at Hipperholme [1841, 1851, 1861].

Living with them [in 1851] was granddaughter Martha Pilkington [aged 2]

Rufus was buried at Saint Matthew's Church, Lightcliffe

Sunderland, Samson
[18??-1???] In 1871, he married widow Elizabeth Sutcliffe

Sunderland, Samson
[1847-1???] Born in Ovenden.

He was a farmer of 13 acres [1881].

Around 1868, he married Betty [1831-1???].


Betty was born in Cliviger
 

Children:

  1. Betsy? [b 1868]

The family lived at North Fly, Warley [1881]

Sunderland, Samuel
[1599-1676] Of Harden, Bingley and Coley Hall.

Son of Richard Sunderland.

In 1625, he married Unknown


Anne was the daughter of Edward Waterhouse
 

In 1630, he built Trough Farm, Coley and Sisters' House, Priestley Green.

He and his brother, Peter, were benefactors of many churches in the West Riding. In 1671, he gave land for the construction of Hipperholme Grammar School. He also left a farm house which became the School House. Sunderland Scholarships were awarded at the school.

He established the Sunderland Charity.

He died in Halifax [4th February 1676].

He was buried at Bingley

Sunderland, Samuel
[1682-17??] Son of Captain Langdale Sunderland.

Baptised 1682.

He married Elizabeth Jenkinson.


Elizabeth was the daughter of Samuel Jenkinson of Hodsoke
 

Children:

  1. Langdale who married Elizabeth Forster of Ukerby, Yorkshire
  2. Samuel
  3. John
  4. Richard
  5. Peter
  6. Thomas

Sunderland, Samuel
[1812-1???] Son of Rufus Sunderland.

Born in Northowram.

Baptised 25th June 1818.

He was a butcher [1861].

He married Martha [1803-18??].

Children:

  1. Sarah Elizabeth [b 1834]
  2. John Blackburn
  3. Rachel [b 1840]

The family lived at Hipperholme [1841, 1851, 1861].

Living with them [in 1851] was niece Elizabeth Woodhead [aged 5]

Sunderland, Samuel
[1840-1920] Second son of Susan and Henry Sunderland.

Born in Brighouse.

Baptised 3rd April 1841.

He was a cotton spinner [1861] / a farmer of 52 acres [1871] / a farmer of 37 acres with 1 man [1881] / an assistant (hay & straw) [1891] / a straw merchant's manager [1894] / a porter on railway [1901]

In 1875, he married (1) Clarice Nowill [1853-1884] at Eccleshall Bierlow, Sheffield.


Clarice died at Eccleshall Bierlow [Q3 1884] (aged 31) 
 

Children:

  1. Susan Marian [b 1876]
  2. Henry [b 1878]
  3. Edward Nowill [b 1884] who was an ironmonger [1901], a bookkeeper [1920]
  4. (possibly) Harry [b 1875]
  5. child

Circumstantial evidence suggests that Sam might have had an illegitimate daughter – Louisa [b 1881] – by Mary Brocksopp, a servant at Cromwell House in 1881.

A notice in the Huddersfield Chronicle of 19th January 1884 announced

CROMWELL HOUSE, SOUTHOWRAM
Midway between Brighouse and Elland

Mr Frank Smith in instructed by Mr Samuel Sunderland (who is declining farming) to sell by auction on the premises as above, on Monday next January 21st 1884, the whole of his

LIVE & DEAD FARMING STOCK, PIANOFORTE AND SURPLUS HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE

Particulars in posting bills.
Sale to commence with the furniture at half-past 12 o'clock, and the farm stock at two o'clock.

Auctioneer's offices, 22 Ramsden Street, Huddersfield, and Providence House, Mirfield

The family went to live in Sheffield.

In 1885, he married (2) Emily Turner [1835-1920], born in Handsworth, Yorkshire, at Sheffield.


Emily died at Eccleshall Bierlow [June 1920] (aged 85) 
 

The family lived at

  • Cromwell House, Southowram [1871]
  • Cromwell Head, Elland Road, Brighouse [1881]
  • 32 Miller Road, Sheffield [1891, 1911]
  • 73 Cartmel Road, Sheffield [where he died 1920]

Living with them [in 1881] was visitor Louisa Annie Nowill [aged 30].

Living with them in 1901 were Cassie Sunderland [aged 42] and grandchildren Emily Bayliss [aged 20], Willie / Willis Bayliss [aged 19] and Horace Bayliss [aged 18].

Living with them in 1911 was boarder William Bell [aged 28].

Samuel died at 73 Cartmel Road, Sheffield [17th August 1920].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £39 8/-

Sunderland, Samuel Wilkinson
[1869-1936] Son of John Blackburn Sunderland.

He was a butcher [1891, 1901, 1915].

He lived at Oakleigh, Upper Sutherland Road, Lightcliffe [1936].

He died 2nd March 1936.

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £13,440 6/-. Probate was granted to Frank Arthur Hirst (schoolmaster) and Harold Scott Sunderland (butcher) 

Sunderland, Sarah
[1790-1862] Daughter of Joseph Sunderland.

She never married.

In 1841, she and her siblings Martha and Thomas, were living at Coley Hall.

In 1851, Sarah was a landed proprietor – with 15 acres and 2 labourers – living with sister Martha at Coley Hall.

In 1861, both Sarah and Martha were landed proprietors living at Coley Hall.

Martha died in 1861, and Sarah died in 1862.

They both were buried at Coley Church: Martha [8th August 1861]; Sarah [26th February 1862]

Sunderland, Smith
[1851-1904] Born in Copley [30th September 1851].

He was a commercial clerk [1901].

On 4th September 1884, he married Jane Hough Thorpe [1856-1903] at St Stephen's Church, Copley.


Jane (née Noble) was born in Wakefield [19th September 1856].

She was the widow of Mr Thorpe

 

Children:

  1. William Henry [b 1888] who died aged 2 days
  2. Reginald Noble [b 1890] who died aged 5 months
  3. Charles Edward

Jane died 25th December 1903.

Smith died 5th May 1904.

Members of the family were buried at St Stephen's Church, Copley [Plot 128]

Sunderland, Mrs Susan
[1819-1905] Brighouse soprano – widely known as the Calderdale Nightingale and Yorkshire's Queen of Song.

She gave her name to the Mrs Sunderland Competition.

See Madame Elise de Neuville and Thornhill Arms, Rastrick

Sunderland, T.
[1???-16??] He was Constable of Sowerby [1656-7]

Sunderland, Thomas
[1???-1???] A Halifax engraver who was mentioned at the trial of coiner David Hartley

Sunderland, Thomas
[17??-17??] Farmer of New House, Barkisland.

On 20th April 1768, he married Mrs Sarah HARRISON

Sunderland, Thomas
[1799-1847] Son of Joseph Sunderland.

Baptised 1799.

He never married.

In 1841, he and his unmarried sisters – Sarah and Martha – were living at Coley Hall.

He was buried at Coley Church [26th April 1847]

Sunderland, Thomas
[1816-1???] He was a weaver [1841].

He married Hannah Roberts.


Hannah was the daughter of
Richard Roberts
 

Children:

  1. Susannah [b 1841]
  2. William [b 1854]

The family lived at

  • Under Bank Hall, Stansfield [with Hannah's parents 1841]
  • Copley [around 1852]

Sunderland, Thomas James
[1849-1882] Second son of John Sunderland.

In the Census of 1871, he was a lodger staying with Hannah Wild [aged 71] and her 2 sisters in Syke Lane, Littleborough.

On 20th December 1871, he married Sarah Ann Butterworth [1844-1885].


Sarah Ann was the daughter of Samuel Butterworth of Rochdale
 

In 1881, Thomas James were living at Syke House, Littleborough, with George Taylor [aged 51] (land agent), his wife Hannah – who was Sarah Ann's sister – and their 3 children.

Thomas James died at Syke House, Littleborough [1st June 1882].

Probate records show that he left an estate valued at £413 4/9d.

His will was proved at Manchester by his brothers John Sunderland, Abraham Garside Sunderland and Joseph Samuel Sunderland.

Sarah Ann died at Syke House, Littleborough [20th May 1885].

The couple were buried at Coley Church

Sunderland, Thomas Joseph
[1838-1???] JP.

Son of Thomas Lister Joseph Sunderland.

He was Lieutenant Colonel.

He lived at

  • Ravensden House, Ravensden, Bedfordshire [1898]

See Mary Ann Sunderland

Sunderland, Thomas Lister Joseph
[1808-1857] Son of Dr Joseph Sunderland.

Baptised at Coley [1808].

He was educated at Heath Grammar School for 8 years under Rev Robert Wilkinson / educated at Ripon for 1½ years / Gonville & Caius Cambridge [1825] / ordained Deacon at Lincoln [29th May 1831] / ordained Priest [17th June 1832] / Vicar of Tilsworth, Bedfordshire [1833-1845] / a clergyman [1851]

He married Anne Wood [1817-18??] at Leighton Buzzard.


Anne was the daughter of Thomas Lane Wood
 

Children:

  1. Thomas Joseph
  2. Eliza Ann [1840-1849]
  3. Marsden Samuel [b 1842]
  4. Ann Wood Maria [b 1843]
  5. Mary Ann [b 1845]
  6. James
  7. Langdale Abraham [b 1850]
  8. Sarah Martha [b 1854]
  9. Lister

The family lived at Ravensden House, Ravensden, Bedfordshire [1851].

Living with them [in 1851] was mother-in-law Ann Wood [aged 74].

He died in Bedfordshire [Q4 1857].

See Mary Ann Sunderland

Sunderland, Tom
[1890-1917] Born in Todmorden [6th September 1890].

Baptised at Christ Church, Todmorden [20th June 1891].

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 11th Battalion East Lancashire Regiment.

He died 28th June 1917.

He is remembered on the Arras Memorial [6], on Todmorden War Memorial, and on the Memorial at Todmorden Unitarian Church

Sunderland, Tom Haigh
[1851-1902] Born in Southowram, as Tom Haigh, illegitimate son of Priscilla Haigh.

In 1852, Priscilla married Dobson Sunderland.

He adopted his stepfather's name Sunderland as his surname.

He was a mason's labourer [1881].

In 1881, he married Adeline Wilson [1856-1929] in Halifax.


Adeline was born in Southowram, the daughter of Emma (née Hartley) & Edward Wilson
 

Children:

  1. Arthur [b 1882]
  2. Floris [1886-1924] who never married and was buried at St Anne's Church, Southowram

Tom died in Southowram [25th October 1902].

Adeline died 30/4/1929.

Members of the family were buried at St Anne's Church, Southowram

Sunderland, Tom Wilkinson
[1842-1900] Son of Susan and Henry Sunderland.

Born in Brighouse.

Baptised 16th October 1842.

He was a banker's clerk with the Halifax & Huddersfield Union Banking Company [1861] / a bank cashier [1881, 1891, 1894].

On 26th September 1871, he married (1) Sarah Elizabeth Crowther [1849-1884] in Halifax.


Sarah Elizabeth was the daughter of Joshua Barker? Crowther
 

Children:

  1. Ethel [bapt 1872] who married William Rawnsley Riley
  2. Henry Crowther [bapt 1875]
  3. Mary Agnes [bapt 1877]
  4. John Richardson [bapt 1879] who was an engine room articifer in the Royal Navy [1900]
  5. Susan Crowther [bapt 1882]

Sarah Elizabeth died 28th August 1884. Probate records show that she left a personal estate valued at £1,264 9/5d.

On 7th September 1887, he married (2) Fanny, daughter of John Lord.

Children:

  1. Charlie Richard [1889] who died in his 1st year

The family lived at

See Halifax Ragged School

Thomas died at 66 Stanley Road, Halifax [20th September 1900].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £192 0/6d. Probate was granted to daughter Ethel and son John Richardson

Sunderland, Walter
[1266-13??] Son of Matthew Sunderland.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. John

Sunderland, Wilbert
[1890-1919] Son of Herbert Sunderland.

Of Todmorden.

He was a railway porter [1911].

During World War I, he served with the Scots Guards [19th August 1915-1st March 1919].

He contracted nephritis [January 1917 & October 1918] and died [September 1919].

He was buried at Christ Church, Todmorden [18th September 1919].

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance, on Patmos War Memorial, and on the Roll of Honour of Patmos Congregational Church.

His brother George also died in the War

Sunderland, William
[14??-14??] See Hazlehurst Close, Shibden

Sunderland, Rev William
[16??-17??] He was educated at Brasenose College Oxford / Curate at St Bartholomew's Church, Dean Head [1701]

Sunderland, Rev William
[1676-1749] AB.

(Possibly) son of John Sunderland.

Curate at Ripponden from 1720

for above 29 years

His son John's Alumnus record at Clare College Cambridge says that

[John or his father William] was formerly Chaplain of HMS Orion and late of St Martin-in-the-Fields, London. The dates of HMS Orion [launched 1787] suggest that these refer to John

In 17??, he married Mary, daughter of Isaac Holroyd.

Children:

  1. John

He died [1st March 1749] (aged 73).

The couple were buried at St Bartholomew's Church, Ripponden

Sunderland, William
[17??-17??] BA.

He was educated at Brasenose College Oxford / curate at Todmorden [1742] / curate at Turton, Cheshire [1745]

Sunderland, William
[1851-1907] A mason living at Beech, Sowerby Bridge.

On 17th January 1907, he was carrying out some repairs at Longbottom Fulling Mills, Luddendenfoot when he was caught by a dynamo rope and thrown a distance of 12 ft. He died immediately

Sunderland, William Henry
[1854-1920] Born in Mytholmroyd.

He was a cotton weaver [1876].

On 23rd Dec 1876, he married Harriet Tidswell [1851-1931] in Halifax.


Harriet was born in Sowerby
 

Children:

  1. Mary Ellen [b 1878]
  2. Edith [b 1881]
  3. Livingstone [1882-1951] who married [Q1 1905] Florence Annie Wurz
  4. Frank

Sunderland, Young
[18??-1???] Cotton doubler at Widdop's Mill, Brighouse.

In October 1892, the business was declared insolvent

Sunderland, Young
[1845-1???] Son of John Sunderland.

Born in Stansfield.

He was a cotton mule piecer [1861] / a weaver [1870, 1871] / a farmer of 13 acres [1881] / innkeeper at the Shoulder of Mutton, Blackshawhead [1891] / publican at the Bell's Arms, Walsden [1901, 1905, 1911].

In 1870, he married Jane Greenwood [1843-1???] at Halifax Parish Church.


Jane, of Earnshaw Hole, Stansfield, was the daughter of farmer William Greenwood.

Jane was a cotton weaver [1871]

 

They lived at

  • Lower Blackshaw Head, Stansfield, Todmorden [1871]
  • Blackshaw Head, Stansfield, Todmorden [1881]

 

The Sunderland family
Matthew Sunderland is mentioned in 1274.

See Barms Hill Pottery, Coley Hall, High Sunderland, Halifax, Elizabeth Langdale, Lower Cragg Hall, Cragg Vale, Rookes Hall, Norwood Green, Sisters' House, Priestley Green, Sunderland and Wynteredge Hall, Hipperholme

The Sunderland family: Arms

The Sunderland family of Ackton
Related to the Sunderland family of Coley Hall.

They owned land and property in Halifax.

In 1714, John Caygill bought the land known as The Hartshorn or Sunderland Fold from the family, and built The Square here

Sunderland surname

Matthew Sunderland is recorded in 1274.

The name is derived from Sunderland, the area around High Sunderland.

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

Unattached BMDs for Sunderland:


Marriages 1835, 1857, 1876, 1884, 1896, 1907, 1908, 1912, 1913; Deaths 1855, 1900, 1907
 




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