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Mrs Sutcliffe [1???-18??]
Mr Sutcliffe [1???-18??]
Mrs Sutcliffe [160?-1707]
Mr Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
Mr Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
Mr Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
Mr Sutcliffe [18??-1???]
Mr Sutcliffe [18??-18??]
Mr Sutcliffe [18??-18??]
Aaron Sutcliffe [1839-1869]
Abraham Sutcliffe [17??-17??]
Abraham Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
Albert Sutcliffe [1887-1917]
Albert Sutcliffe [1888-1917]
Albert Sutcliffe [1891-1955]
Albert Edward Sutcliffe [1865-1931]
Alfred Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Alfred Sutcliffe [1830-1???]
Alfred Sutcliffe [1866-1902]
Allen Sutcliffe [18??-18??]
Ann Sutcliffe [1801-1889]
Ann Sutcliffe [1838-1916]
Anna Eliza Sutcliffe [1850-1931]
Anthony Sutcliffe [15??-16??]
Anthony Sutcliffe [17??-1???]
Arnold Sutcliffe [1884-1943]
Arnold Sutcliffe [1891-1915]
Arnold Sutcliffe [1896-1918]
Arnold Sutcliffe [1899-1918]
Arnold Riley Sutcliffe [1886-1968]
Arthur Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Arthur Sutcliffe [1862-19??]
Arthur Sutcliffe [1862-1912]
Arthur Sutcliffe [1889-1918]
Arthur Sutcliffe [1913-1945]
Arthur Leslie Sutcliffe [1896-1968]
Barker Olinthus Sutcliffe [1813-1890]
Ben Sutcliffe [1834-1???]
Benjamin Sutcliffe [1709-17??]
Benjamin Sutcliffe [1833-19??]
Benjamin Sutcliffe [1835-1888]
Captain Bernard Lucas Sutcliffe [1890-19??]
Betsy Sutcliffe [1867-1965]
Booth Sutcliffe [18??-1???]
Booth Sutcliffe [1844-1915]
Charles Sutcliffe [1759-1827]
Charles Sutcliffe [1821-19??]
Charles Sutcliffe [1848-19??]
Charles Edwin Sutcliffe [1850-1916]
Charles Taylor Sutcliffe [1846-1???]
Clement Arthington Sutcliffe [1879-1919]
Clifford Sutcliffe [1899-1961]
Clifford H. Sutcliffe [1897-1920]
Dan Sutcliffe [18??-1???]
Dan Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Dan Sutcliffe [1843-1913]
Daniel Sutcliffe [16??-17??]
Daniel Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Daniel Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
David Sutcliffe [17??-1???]
David Sutcliffe [1839-1???]
David Wilfred Sutcliffe [1877-1918]
Dent Sutcliffe [1887-1958]
Dick Sutcliffe [1890-1916]
Dora Sutcliffe [1890-1959]
Ebenezer Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Edgar Sutcliffe [1882-1917]
Edward Sutcliffe [16??-16??]
Edward Sutcliffe [18??-18??]
Edward Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Edward Sutcliffe [18??-191?]
Edward Sutcliffe [1829-1???]
Edward Sutcliffe [1832-1909]
Edward Sutcliffe [1863-19??]
Edward Sutcliffe [1880-19??]
Edwin Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Edwin Sutcliffe [1823-1900]
Eli Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
Eli Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
Eli Sutcliffe [1815-18??]
Eli Sutcliffe [1815-1899]
Eli Sutcliffe [1822-1???]
Eli Sutcliffe [1851-1???]
Elizabeth Lucas Sutcliffe [1889-1962]
Mrs Ellen Sutcliffe [1814-1???]
Ellis Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Ellis Sutcliffe [18??-1918]
Ely Sutcliffe [1???-18??]
Ely Sutcliffe [1796-1871]
Ely Sutcliffe [1810-1851]
Ernest Sutcliffe [1871-19??]
Ernest Charles Sutcliffe [1859-19??]
F. Sutcliffe [1882-1917]
F. Sutcliffe [1885-1919]
Florence Sutcliffe [1874-19??]
Francis Sutcliffe [1891-1915]
Frank Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Frank Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Frank Sutcliffe [18??-191?]
Frank Sutcliffe [18??-191?]
Frank Sutcliffe [1881-1918]
Frank Sutcliffe [1890-1917]
Frank Sutcliffe [1895-1917]
Frank Leslie Sutcliffe [1916-1944]
Fred Sutcliffe [1864-1905]
Fred Sutcliffe [1869-1???]
Fred Sutcliffe [1877-1938]
Fred Sutcliffe [1884-1918]
Fred Sutcliffe [1885-1914]
Fred Sutcliffe [1892-1951]
Fred Sutcliffe [1893-1916]
Fred Sutcliffe [1894-19??]
Fred Sutcliffe [1895-1971]
Fred Sutcliffe [1900-1918]
Fred Sutcliffe [1922-1945]
Frederick Sutcliffe [1846-1912]
Frederick William Sutcliffe [1882-1917]
G. W. Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Gamaliel Sutcliffe [1718-1803]
Gamaliel Sutcliffe [1750-1840]
Gamaliel Sutcliffe [1843-1927]
George Sutcliffe [18??-18??]
George Sutcliffe [1801-1875]
George Sutcliffe [1828-1889]
George Sutcliffe [1869-1939]
George Edward Sutcliffe [1859-1933]
George Garnet Sutcliffe [1882-1917]
George Lister Sutcliffe [1864-1915]
George Mitchell Sutcliffe [1890-1917]
Mrs Grace Sutcliffe [17??-1811]
Grace Sutcliffe [1814-1872]
Granville Sutcliffe [1898-1918]
Greenwood Sutcliffe [1880-1918]
Hannah Sutcliffe [16??-17??]
Hardy Sutcliffe [18??-1???]
Sir Harold Sutcliffe [1898-1958]
Harold Henry Sutcliffe [1897-1917]
Harriett Sutcliffe [1814-1889]
Harry Sutcliffe [1???-19??]
Harry Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Harry Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Harry Sutcliffe [18??-191?]
Harry Sutcliffe [1879-19??]
Harry Sutcliffe [1883-19??]
Harry Sutcliffe [1889-1918]
Harry Sutcliffe [1894-1916]
Helliwell Sutcliffe [18??-1918]
Henry Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
Henry Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
Henry Sutcliffe [1784-1813]
Henry Sutcliffe [1785-1844]
Henry Sutcliffe [1786-18??]
Henry Sutcliffe [1788-1???]
Henry Sutcliffe [1795-18??]
Henry Sutcliffe [18??-1???]
Henry Sutcliffe [18??-1???]
Henry Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Rev Henry Sutcliffe [1811-1891]
Henry Sutcliffe [1822-1???]
Henry Sutcliffe [1823-1???]
Henry Sutcliffe [1828-1907]
Henry Sutcliffe [1852-1918]
Henry Sutcliffe [1861-1938]
Henry Sutcliffe [1879-1918]
Henry Sutcliffe [1882-19??]
Herbert Sutcliffe [1880-1916]
Herbert Sutcliffe [1881-1964]
Herbert Sutcliffe [1887-1917]
Herbert Sutcliffe [1887-1917]
Herbert Sutcliffe [1889-1918]
Herbert Sutcliffe [1890-1917]
Herbert Sutcliffe [1891-1917]
Herbert Sutcliffe [1894-1978]
Herbert Sutcliffe [1895-1918]
Herbert Sutcliffe [1899-1918]
Herbert Ambler Sutcliffe [1862-1926]
Herbert Ernest Sutcliffe [1881-1916]
Herbert H. Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Ingham Sutcliffe [1844-1907]
Irvine Sutcliffe [1896-1916]
Isaac Sutcliffe [1831-1860]
J. & W. Sutcliffe
J. Sutcliffe [18??-18??]
J. Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Captain J. E. Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
J. Raymond Sutcliffe [19??-19??]
J. W. Sutcliffe [1???-1953]
Jack Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Jack Sutcliffe [1913-1942]
Jackson Sutcliffe [1850-1917]
Jackson Sutcliffe [1871-1915]
James Sutcliffe [1784-1852]
James Sutcliffe [18??-1???]
James Sutcliffe [18??-1???]
James Sutcliffe [18??-18??]
James Sutcliffe [1810-1864]
James Sutcliffe [1824-1889]
James Sutcliffe [1827-1896]
James Sutcliffe [1841-1879]
James Sutcliffe [1843-1915]
James Sutcliffe [1853-1???]
James Sutcliffe [1857-19??]
James Arthur Sutcliffe [1868-1933]
James Henry Sutcliffe [1???-19??]
James Henry Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
James Henry Sutcliffe [1891-1917]
James Pearson Sutcliffe [1806-1875]
James Thomas Sutcliffe [1896-1917]
James Wade Sutcliffe [1874-1962]
James William Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Jeremiah Sutcliffe [1807-18??]
Jeremiah Sutcliffe [1822-1???]
Jeremiah Joseph Sutcliffe [18??-1???]
Job Sutcliffe [1770-1840]
Job Sutcliffe [1843-19??]
Joe Sutcliffe [1885-1918]
John Sutcliffe [1???-16??]
John Sutcliffe [1???-18??]
John Sutcliffe [1???-194?]
John Sutcliffe [15??-1582]
John Sutcliffe [15??-16??]
John Sutcliffe [17??-17??]
John Sutcliffe [17??-17??]
John Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
John Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
John Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
John Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
John Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
John Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
John Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
John Sutcliffe [17??-1808]
John Sutcliffe [17??-1816]
John Sutcliffe [17??-1818]
John Sutcliffe [1719-1772]
John Sutcliffe [1744-1792]
Rev John Sutcliffe [1749-1799]
John Sutcliffe [1773-1827]
John Sutcliffe [1774-18??]
John Sutcliffe [1776-18??]
John Sutcliffe [1777-1833]
John Sutcliffe [1780-1847]
John Sutcliffe [1788?-1868]
John Sutcliffe [1789-1847]
John Sutcliffe [1790-18??]
John Sutcliffe [1792-1861]
John Sutcliffe [1799-1853]
John Sutcliffe [18??-1???]
John Sutcliffe [18??-1???]
John Sutcliffe [18??-1???]
John Sutcliffe [18??-1???]
John Sutcliffe [18??-18??]
John Sutcliffe [18??-18??]
John Sutcliffe [18??-18??]
John Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
John Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
John Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
John Sutcliffe [1811-1885]
John Sutcliffe [1812-1854]
John Sutcliffe [1815-18??]
John Sutcliffe [1821-1???]
John Sutcliffe [1825-1885]
John Sutcliffe [1829-1902]
John Sutcliffe [1837-1???]
John Sutcliffe [1845-1916]
John Sutcliffe [1849-1893]
John Sutcliffe [1850-1923]
John Sutcliffe [1852-1???]
John Sutcliffe [1852-1892]
John Sutcliffe [1853-19??]
John Sutcliffe [1855-19??]
John Sutcliffe [1856-1905]
John Sutcliffe [1866-1933]
John Sutcliffe [1883-19??]
John Sutcliffe [1885-1918]
John Sutcliffe [1887-1919]
John Sutcliffe [19??-1944]
John Arthur Sutcliffe [1860-19??]
John Crossley Sutcliffe [1813-1890]
John Crossley Sutcliffe [1841-1914]
John Edward Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
John Farrar Sutcliffe [1880-1917]
John Farrar Sutcliffe [1908-1942]
John Fearby Sutcliffe [1812-1872]
John Frederick Sutcliffe [1842-1881]
John Ingham Sutcliffe [1845-1903]
John Richard Sutcliffe [1???-18??]
John Richard Sutcliffe [1830-1???]
John Thomas Sutcliffe [1846-1919]
John William Sutcliffe [1862-19??]
John William Sutcliffe [1869-1945]
Jonas Sutcliffe [1784-18??]
Jonas Sutcliffe [1809-1881]
Jonathan Sutcliffe [1898-1917]
Joseph Sutcliffe [1???-1867]
Joseph Sutcliffe [1661-1751]
Rev Joseph Sutcliffe [17??-17??]
Joseph Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
Joseph Sutcliffe [18??-18??]
Joseph Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Joseph Sutcliffe [1804-18??]
Joseph Sutcliffe [1805-1907]
Joseph Sutcliffe [1821-1900]
Joseph Sutcliffe [1856-1929]
Joseph Sutcliffe [1864-19??]
Joseph Sutcliffe [1894-1917]
Joseph William Sutcliffe [1896-1917]
Joshua Sutcliffe [1843-1903]
Joshua Sutcliffe [1847-1916]
Leonard Sutcliffe [1895-1916]
Leonard Sutcliffe [1895-1916]
Lewis Sutcliffe [18??-191?]
Lewis Sutcliffe [1861-19??]
Luke Sutcliffe [15??-16??]
Luke Sutcliffe [1851-1906]
Mary Sutcliffe [1775-1813]
Mary Sutcliffe [1843-190?]
Dr Matthew Sutcliffe [15??-16??]
Matthew Sutcliffe [1550-1620]
Medley Sutcliffe [1892-1953]
Milton Sutcliffe [1888-1918]
N. Sutcliffe [1895-1918]
Norman Sutcliffe [1895-1918]
Oliver Sutcliffe [18??-18??]
Oswald Sutcliffe [1896-1916]
Paul Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Percy Sutcliffe [1???-19??]
Rev Peter Sutcliffe [19??-]
Peter William Sutcliffe [1947-]
Philip Sutcliffe [19??-19??]
R. Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Richard Sutcliffe [17??-1???]
Rev Richard Sutcliffe [1723-1782]
Richard Sutcliffe [1780-1837]
Richard Sutcliffe [18??-1???]
Richard Sutcliffe [18??-18??]
Richard Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Richard Sutcliffe [1834-1874]
Robert Sutcliffe [1???-1546]
Robert Sutcliffe [14??-15??]
Robert Sutcliffe [16??-1???]
Robert Sutcliffe [16??-1718]
Robert Sutcliffe [1665-1728]
Robert Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
Robert Sutcliffe [17??-1804]
Robert Sutcliffe [1754-1805]
Robert Sutcliffe [1758-1844]
Robert Sutcliffe [1790-1853]
Robert Sutcliffe [18??-1916]
Robert Sutcliffe [1811-18??]
Robert Sutcliffe [1812-1875]
Robert Sutcliffe [1827-1???]
Robert Sutcliffe [1840-1897]
Robert Edgar Sutcliffe [1879-1917]
Ronald Sutcliffe [1901-1945]
Sally Sutcliffe [1780-1838]
Sam Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Sam Sutcliffe [1863-1930]
Samuel Sutcliffe [17??-17??]
Samuel Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
Samuel Sutcliffe [173?-1817]
Samuel Sutcliffe [1899-1918]
Sarah Sutcliffe [17??-1739]
Sarah Sutcliffe [1854-1914]
Sarah Sutcliffe [1887-1943]
Sarah Elizabeth Sutcliffe [1862-1923]
Sidney Sutcliffe [1849-19??]
Simeon Sutcliffe [1802-18??]
Solomon Sutcliffe [15??-1609]
Sugden Sutcliffe [1851-1925]
Susannah Sutcliffe [1815-1881]
Rev T. Sutcliffe [17??-17??]
T. Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
T. Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Thomas Sutcliffe [17??-1???]
Thomas Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
Thomas Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
Thomas Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
Thomas Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
Rev Thomas Sutcliffe [1762-1834]
Thomas Sutcliffe [1780-1826]
Thomas Sutcliffe [1782-18??]
Thomas Sutcliffe [1782-1861]
Thomas Sutcliffe [18??-1???]
Rev Thomas Sutcliffe [18??-18??]
Thomas Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Thomas Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Thomas Sutcliffe [1804-1882]
Thomas Sutcliffe [1816-1???]
Thomas Sutcliffe [1821-1884]
Thomas Sutcliffe [1823-1???]
Rev Thomas Sutcliffe [1823-1903]
Thomas Sutcliffe [1825-1895]
Thomas Sutcliffe [1836-1884]
Thomas Sutcliffe [1846-1871]
Thomas Sutcliffe [1849-1892]
Thomas Sutcliffe [1854-19??]
Thomas Sutcliffe [1880-1918]
Thomas Sutcliffe [1896-1918]
Thomas Eastwood Sutcliffe [1840-1924]
Thomas F. Sutcliffe [1???-18??]
Thomas Henry Sutcliffe [1864-19??]
Thomas Henry Sutcliffe [1881-1917]
Thomas Herbert Sutcliffe [1892-1956]
Thomas Lucas Sutcliffe [1884-19??]
Thomas Richard Sutcliffe [1801-1864]
Thomas Walker Sutcliffe [1897-1915]
Thomas William Sutcliffe [1829-1???]
Thomas William Sutcliffe [1895-1918]
Titus Sutcliffe [18??-1???]
Rev Tobit Sutcliffe [1718-1803]
Tom Sutcliffe [18??-191?]
Tom Sutcliffe [1855-1930]
Vine Sutcliffe [1896-1916]
Vivian Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
W. Sutcliffe [18??-191?]
W. Sutcliffe [1886-1917]
Wallace Sutcliffe [1893-1969]
Walter Sutcliffe [1861-1???]
Walter Sutcliffe [1886-1917]
Wilfred Sutcliffe [1897-1919]
William Sutcliffe [1???-18??]
William Sutcliffe [1???-182?]
William Sutcliffe [16??-17??]
William Sutcliffe [16??-17??]
William Sutcliffe [1698-1???]
William Sutcliffe [17??-1???]
William Sutcliffe [17??-1???]
William Sutcliffe [17??-1???]
William Sutcliffe [17??-1???]
William Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
William Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
William Sutcliffe [17??-18??]
William Sutcliffe [17??-1803]
Rev William Sutcliffe [17??-1833]
William Sutcliffe [1750-1???]
William Sutcliffe [1772-18??]
William Sutcliffe [1775-1837]
William Sutcliffe [1776-1854]
William Sutcliffe [1777-1840]
William Sutcliffe [1782-1838]
William Sutcliffe [1786-18??]
William Sutcliffe [1790-18??]
William Sutcliffe [1793-18??]
William Sutcliffe [18??-1???]
William Sutcliffe [18??-1???]
William Sutcliffe [18??-1???]
William Sutcliffe [18??-18??]
William Sutcliffe [1800-1852]
William Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
William Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
William Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
William Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
William Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
William Sutcliffe [1804-1868]
William Sutcliffe [1807-18??]
William Sutcliffe [1810-1864]
William Sutcliffe [1813-1883]
William Sutcliffe [1814-1885]
William Sutcliffe [1816-1880]
William Sutcliffe [1817-187?]
William Sutcliffe [1831-1879]
William Sutcliffe [1834-1869]
William Sutcliffe [1836-19??]
William Sutcliffe [1843-1920]
William Sutcliffe [1848-1898]
William Sutcliffe [1850-1898]
William Sutcliffe [1859-19??]
William Sutcliffe [1879-1915]
William Sutcliffe [1882-1917]
William Sutcliffe [1895-1915]
William A. Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
William Albert Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
William Arthur Sutcliffe [1859-1927]
William Booth Sutcliffe [18??-1???]
William Henry Sutcliffe [1835-1895]
William Henry Sutcliffe [1854-1913]
William Henry Sutcliffe [1856-19??]
William Mitchell Sutcliffe [1816-1885]
William Richard Sutcliffe [1894-1917]
William Thompson Sutcliffe [1847-1???]
Willie Sutcliffe [1865-19??]
Willie Sutcliffe [1877-1914]
Willie Sutcliffe [1885-1918]
Willie Sutcliffe [1898-1919]
Wilson Sutcliffe [18??-19??]
Winifred Sutcliffe [1900-19??]
Wright Sutcliffe [1814-1???]
Wright Sutcliffe [1825-1889]
Wright Sutcliffe [1871-1???]


Sutcliffe, Mrs
[1???-18??] Landlady of the Crown & Anchor, Halifax [1854]. She left to become licensee of the Miller's Arms

Sutcliffe, Mr
[1???-18??] Local singer. He sang at the opening of Todmorden National School in May 1845

Sutcliffe, Mrs
[160?-1707] Widow of Shibden Head. Her burial records say she was
aged (it's said) 100 or more

Sutcliffe, Mr
[17??-18??] A manufacturer at Sowerby Bridge.

He was related to John Swallow.

When interviewed for Crabtree's Tour of Calder Dale of 1832, Mr Naylor, the bookkeeper for Mr Sutcliffe of Sowerby Bridge refused to sign the petition supporting the Ten Hours Bill, but added that

we will not sign one against it

When asked whether their master was in favour of the Bill, one of Sutcliffe's workers said

not he, by God. If he were, he wouldn't work us 14 hours a day

whilst another said

Mr Sutcliffe is a very good man, he allows you to give over work at half-past-seven on Wednesday nights that you may go to Chapel

and another added

chapel be damned! If he does, he makes us in it up

Sutcliffe, Mr
[17??-18??] He was Usher at Heath Grammar School [1818]. He went on to become Curate of Barton, and then Master of Barnsley School

Sutcliffe, Mr
[17??-18??] Children:

  1. Thomas Richard
  2. Frances [b 1809] who married Henry Holt Highley

Sutcliffe, Mr
[18??-1???] He married Martha [1821-18??] from Hartshead.

Children:

  1. Thomas
  2. Emma [b 1859]

Sutcliffe, Mr
[18??-18??] Beerhouse keeper at Sowerby Bridge.


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

 

Recorded in September 1868, when he applied for – but was refused – a billiard licence

Sutcliffe, Mr
[18??-18??]

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Mary Ann [1833-1907] who married John Fretwell
  2. James

Sutcliffe, Aaron
[1839-1869]

He died at the Queens Road Hotel, Halifax [3rd September 1869] (aged 30) 

He was buried at Christ Church, Pellon [7th September 1869]


Question: Does anyone know if he was landlord of the Hotel?

 

Sutcliffe, Abraham
[17??-17??] A tanner.

He lived at Lower Brig Royd, Ripponden [1750s].

See The Tanyard, Ripponden

Sutcliffe, Abraham
[17??-18??] Recorded in 1828, when he ran a school at Salterhebble

Sutcliffe, Albert
[1887-1917] Son of John Sutcliffe.

Born in Mytholmroyd [9th September 1887].

On 23rd December 1911, he married Dora Stocks [1892-19??] at Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Cragg Vale.


Dora was born in Cragg Vale
 

They had no children.

During World War I, he served as a Private. with the 8th Battalion Seaforth Highlanders.

He died of wounds [24th April 1917].

He was buried at the Duisans British Cemetery, Etrun, France [II K 20].

He is remembered on a memorial in St John in the Wilderness, Cragg Vale, and in the book Royd Regeneration

After Albert's death, Dora remarried and went to live in Canada

Sutcliffe, Albert
[1888-1917] Son of Elizabeth & John Eli Sutcliffe of 7 Daisy Bank Street, Cornholme

During World War I, he was rejected several times before he enlisted [September 1916], and served as a Private with the 12th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He died 29th September 1917 (aged 29).

He is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium [42-47 & 162], on Todmorden War Memorial, on Cornholme War Memorial, on the Memorial at Saint Michael & All Angels' Church, Cornholme, and on the Memorial at Saint Paul's Church, Cross Stone

Sutcliffe, Albert
[1891-1955] JP.

Son of Herbert Ambler Sutcliffe.

He was in the King's Royal Rifle Corps and the Royal Flying Corps during World War I / Secretary of Bolton Brow Working Men's Club [1929] / a member of Sowerby Bridge Church Institute / a Councillor in Sowerby Bridge [1930-1951] / Chairman of the Council [1943-1944] / a governor of Sowerby Bridge Grammar School / auditor for the Yorkshire Cotton Operatives' Union / honorary vice-president of the Halifax & District Referees' Association / a cotton worker / canteen manager at Frederick Smith & Company.

In 1918, he married Phyllis Ackroyd.

Children:

  1. Jeffrey [b 1919]
  2. Marjorie Dione [1922-1935]

On 14th March 1935, his daughter Marjorie died after she was run over at Bolton Brow. She was buried at Sowerby Bridge Cemetery. in the same grave as her grandparents, Ann and Herbert Ambler Sutcliffe.

The family lived at 18 Nelson Street, Sowerby Bridge [1935]

Sutcliffe, Albert Edward
[1865-1931] Son of Joseph Sutcliffe.

Born in Sowerby.

He was a joiner and builder [1901] / a builder and timber merchant [1911] / a director of Joseph Sutcliffe & Son Limited.

He married Ethel [1869-19??] from Wakefield. He was a widower by 1911.

Children:

  1. Fred [b 1896]
  2. Cyril Ernest [b 1897]

The family lived at 18 Sowerby Street, Sowerby Bridge [1901, 1911].

Living with them in 1911 was Albert Edward's widowed mother Jane.

Probate records show that he left an estate valued at £10,075

Sutcliffe, Alfred
[18??-19??] Partner in Sutcliffe Brothers.

He lived at 29 Wellington Road, Todmorden [1905]

Sutcliffe, Alfred
[1830-1???] Son of Richard Sutcliffe.

In 1857, he went to America with his brothers Thomas and Henry. On 6th May 1857, they sailed on the Nonpareil for Philadelphia. The voyage lasted 6 weeks. They stayed for a time in the Philadelphia area, before the 3 brothers, and Thomas's family, moved to southwest Missouri [1860].

A family story, tells how the brothers bought property – timberland – there, but were swindled out of it by unscrupulous speculators. Disillusioned, Alfred and Thomas returned to Pennsylvania, settling in Derry Township, but Henry remained in Missouri.

He was a quarry owner and brownstone dealer [1870].

In 1864, he married Margaret Castle [1840-1???]. Margaret was born in New Jersey, the daughter of Maria [1807-18??] & Samuel C. Castle [1803-18??]. Her parents were from England.

Children:

  1. Wright [b 1865]

Alfred helped look after brother Thomas's family when he became an invalid

Sutcliffe, Alfred
[1866-1902] Born in Soyland.

He was a cotton spinner [1889].

In 1889, he married Harriet Hollas in Halifax


Harriet was the daughter of
James Hollas
 

Children:

  1. Harold [b 1892]
  2. Arthur [b 1895]
  3. Dora [b 1898]
  4. Ethel [b 1900]

The children were all born in Soyland.

Alfred died in Soyland [1902].

Harriet died in Sowerby [23rd March 1921]

Sutcliffe, Allen
[18??-18??] Of Wells Bottom, Soyland.

He married Grace, daughter of John Ulam Cocker

Grace died in childbirth [1845]

Sutcliffe, Ann
[1801-1889] Daughter of Job Sutcliffe.

In 1851, she and her brother, William were living with their brother John at The King's Head, Sowerby.

She and William were licensees of The King's Head [1861, 1871].

Ann was alone at The King's Head [1874] and (possibly) known as Mrs A. Sutcliffe [1887].

She never married.

She died at The King's Head.

She SBY were buried at Halifax Parish Church [23rd April 1889]

Sutcliffe, Ann
[1838-1916] Daughter of William Sutcliffe.

She was a bobbin stripper [1851] / a mill winder cotton [1861] / a mill winder cotton [1871] / a cotton winder [1881] / a cotton operative [1891] / a cotton winder [1901] / head of the household at Top Croft, Wadsworth after her parents' deaths [1901, 1911].

She (possibly) had an illegitimate son: Fred Sutcliffe

Living with her at Top Croft, Wadsworth [in 1911] was nephew Edgar Sutcliffe.

Ann died at Chiserley Terrace, Wadsworth [20th July 1916] (aged 78) 

Sutcliffe, Anna Eliza
[1850-1931] Daughter of William Sutcliffe.

She never married.

In 1911, she was living at Lower Laithe, Stansfield with her unmarried brother William, and nieces Edith May Petrie [b 1883] & Ethel Winifred Petrie [b 1887].

She died at Lower Laithe [18th December 1931].

She was buried at St Paul's Church, Cross Stone [21st December 1931]. Probate records show that she left effects valued at £32,399 3/11d [Resworn £32,534 14/11d].

Probate was granted to Irene Sarah Sutcliffe (spinster), Winifred Milligan (wife of Derrick Warden Milligan), Edith May Thorp (widow), and James Arnold Petrie (esquire) 

Sutcliffe, Anthony
[15??-16??] Of Stoytheley, Langfield.

On 15th March 1615/6, he bequeathed £6 each to the poor of the townships of Langfield, Stansfield and Heptonstall, and 40/- for

the enlargeinge of the chappell

Sutcliffe, Anthony
[17??-1???] Coiner of Swamp, Turvin

Sutcliffe, Arnold
[1884-1943] Son of Tom Sutcliffe.

Born at Edge Holme, Warley.

He went to Manitoba with his brother, Herbert.

In November 1914, he enlisted. He fought in France and Belgium until February 1916, when he lost his right leg.

In April 1917, he retired to Canada.

In 1932, he married Florida Mae Arnold in Canada. They had no children.

He died in Canada

Sutcliffe, Arnold
[1891-1915] Son of Thomas Henry Sutcliffe.

Born in Mytholmroyd.

He was a tailor's apprentice [1911].

He was a boarder with the family of John Henry Greenwood [1911].

During World War I, he served as a Bandsman with the 1st/5th Battalion East Lancashire Fusiliers.

He died 23rd October 1915 (aged 24).

He was buried at the Portianos Military Cemetery, Greece: [IV B 219].

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

Sutcliffe, Arnold
[1896-1918] Son of Ebenezer Sutcliffe.

He was educated at Crimsworth Council School & Hebden Bridge Secondary School / a member of Crimsworth Wesleyan Methodist Sunday School, Sunday School & choir / employed in the grocery department of Hebden Bridge Co-operative Society.

During World War I, he enlisted with the Northumberland Fusiliers [October 1916], then served as a Private with the 2nd/4th Battalion King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry.

He went abroad [June 1917], and was hospitalised in Glasgow [for 3 months until December 1917]. He underwent special training in Ripon [until April 1918].

He was killed in action near Cambrai [29th September 1918] (aged 22).

He was buried at the Masnières British Cemetery, Marcoing, France [I D 1].

He is remembered on the Memorial at Hebden Bridge United District Secondary School, on the Memorial at Crimsworth Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, and on Wadsworth War Memorial

Sutcliffe, Arnold
[1899-1918] Of 7 Upper Brunswick Street, Halifax.

He was a member of St Matthew's Sunday School, Northowram / employed by Wayman, Sons & Company.

During World War I, he enlisted [March 1917], and served as a Private / Lewis gunner with the 2nd Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own).

He was killed in action at Rosières, south of the Somme [27th March 1918] (aged 19).

He is remembered on the Pozières Memorial, France [26 7 27], on the Memorial at Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, and on the Memorial at Saint Matthew's Church, Northowram

Sutcliffe, Arnold Riley
[1886-1968] Born in Halifax [19th December 1886].

He was a draughtsman [1913].

In 1913, he married Ritchie Norah Bentley in Halifax.


Ritchie Norah was the daughter of
Robinson Bentley
 

Children:

  1. Vernon Riley [1914-1999] who was a civil servant [1955]

The couple died in Fleetwood

Sutcliffe, Arthur
[18??-19??] MB, BA.

Youngest son of John Sutcliffe.

He was a Lieutenant.

On 7th December 1914, he married Gladys Murray from Newcastle-on-Tyne

Sutcliffe, Arthur
[1862-19??] Born in Halifax. He began as a cabinet maker. He established A. Sutcliffe & Company

He was a picture dealer & framer [1911].

Around 1886, he married Hannah Priestley from Halifax.


Hannah was the daughter of William Priestley
 

Children:

  1. child who died young [before 1911]
  2. child who died young [before 1911]
  3. child

The family lived at 10 Commercial Street, Halifax [1911].

Living with them in 1911 was Hannah's widowed father William, and niece Maud Louisa Bairstow [aged 21]

Sutcliffe, Arthur
[1862-1912] JP.

Son of William Sutcliffe.

He was a corn miller.

On 12th April 1893, he married Sarah Frances Greenwood [1870-1964] at St Mary's, Todmorden.


Sarah Frances was the daughter of Robert Greenwood
 

Children:

  1. Kathleen Mary [1894-1910] who died of peritonitis
  2. Irene Sarah [b 1896]
  3. Winifred

The family lived at The Royd, Todmorden.

He died at Colwyn Bay after a long illness.

After his death, his wife went to live at Scaitcliffe Hall, Todmorden.

Members of the family were buried at St Paul's Church, Cross Stone: Kathleen Mary [26th August 1910]; Arthur [28th January 1912]; Sarah Frances [10th December 1964]

Sutcliffe, Arthur
[1889-1918] Son of Mary Ann & John Sutcliffe.

He married Lily.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 1st/7th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He died 29th November 1918 (aged 29).

He was buried at Nottingham Church Cemetery, St Anne's Valley [10020]

In [Q1] 1923, Lily married George E. Haigh in Halifax.

They lived at 11 Spring Hall Place, Newstead, Halifax

Sutcliffe, Arthur
[1913-1945] Son of Alice & Herbert Sutcliffe of Southowram.

During World War II, he served as a Lance Corporal with the 2nd Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own).

He died 27th March 1945 (aged 32).

He was buried at the Taukkyan War Cemetery, Burma [23A F 20]

Sutcliffe, Arthur Leslie
[1896-1968] OBE.

Son of William Arthur Sutcliffe.

He was a director of John Atkinson & Sons Limited [1917] / a manufacturer [1927] / Chairman of No.1171 (Sowerby Bridge) Squadron, Air Training Corps [1947].

During World War I, he joined the Artists' Rifles [1915], and served as a 2nd Lieutenant with the South Staffordshire Regiment attached to Royal Flying Corps.

He was reported missing [26th September 1917], when he failed to return after flying over enemy lines.

He survived the War.

In [Q4] 1921, he married Mary Wilkinson in Halifax.


Mary was the daughter of John Henry Wilkinson
 

He was awarded the Officer of the Order of the British Empire [1st January 1947]

Sutcliffe, Barker Olinthus
[1813-1890] Born in Stansfield.

He was a cotton manufacturer [1861] / a cotton manufacturer employing 107 hands [1871] / a retired cotton manufacturer [1881]

On 23rd April 1832, he married Betty Law [1810-1891] at St Thomas's Church, Heptonstall.

Children:

  1. Susy [1833-1887] who married Abraham Marshall

The family lived at

He died at Calder Bank [10th September 1890].

Probate records show that he left a personal estate valued at £25,745 12/4d.

The will was proved by John Pearson of Underbank Hall, Hebden Bridge (cotton manufacturer), son-in-law Abraham Marshall, and nephew John James Tatham.

Abraham Marshall and John James Tatham inherited his business and established Marshall & Tatham

Sutcliffe, Ben
[1834-1???] In 1866, he married Eliza Ellen Sugden.


Eliza Ellen was the daughter of
James Sugden, and the sister of Edward Sugden, who married Ben's sister, Hannah
 

Children:

  1. child
  2. child
Both children died young

Sutcliffe, Benjamin
[1709-17??] Weaver of Halifax.

One of the coiners also known as Benjamin Nunco.

The official notice of 1769 for his arrest described him as

BENJAMIN SUTCLIFFE, late of Halifax, Stuff Weaver, (commonly called Benjamin Nunco) aged about Sixty, and about five feet four inches High, is a broad sett Man, and has a reddish pimpled Face, and wears a Brown Wig. When he went off he was dressed in Claret coloured Cloaths

Sutcliffe, Benjamin
[1833-19??] Son of Jonas Sutcliffe.

Born in Sowerby.

He was a wool sorter [1851, 1856, 1861] / a labourer [1871] / a wool sorter (unemployed) [1881] / a caretaker board school [1891] / a retired caretaker of schools [1901] / no occupation [1911]

On 4th January 1856, he married Mary Whitehead [1834-1???] at Halifax Parish Church.


Mary, of Sowerby, was the daughter of Daniel Whitehead, an engineer
 

Children:

  1. Sarah Ann [b 1858] who was a twiner piecer [1871], a twiner piecer cotton [1881]
  2. Walter [b 1861] who was a cotton piecer [1871], a spinner's piecer cotton [1881]
  3. John William [b 1863] who was a warehouseman cotton [1881], a steward – Liberal Club [1891], a club steward [1901]
  4. Alfred [b 1865] who was a twiner piecer cotton [1881]
  5. Hannah [b 1868] who was a twiner piecer cotton [1881], a cotton winder [1891]

The family lived at

  • Woods Court, 95 Sowerby Street, Sowerby Bridge [1861, 1871]
  • Rose Mount, Sowerby Bridge, Warley [1881]
  • 3 Clay Street, Sowerby Bridge [1891]
  • 3 Clay Street West, Sowerby Bridge [1901]
  • 3 Clay Street, Sowerby Bridge [1911]

Sutcliffe, Benjamin
[1835-1888] Of Rastrick.

In [Q4] 1859, he married Sarah Jane Cockroft [1839-1915] in Halifax.

Children:

  1. Elizabeth Ann [1862-1934]

Members of the family were buried at Brighouse Cemetery

Sutcliffe, Captain Bernard Lucas
[1890-19??] Son of Thomas Sutcliffe.

Born 12th May 1890.

He was partner in Sutcliffe & Company.

In [Q4] 1921, he married Kathleen Walker in Halifax.


Kathleen was the daughter of Arthur Walker
 

Children:

  1. Ann [b 1926] who married Mr Waldron and had daughters, Vivien and Josephine

Sutcliffe, Betsy
[1867-1965] Daughter of Elizabeth and John Sutcliffe.

Born in Todmorden.

In 18??, she witnessed a meteorite which fell into Mixenden Reservoir during a violent storm.

In 1889, she married Joe Eastwood

Sutcliffe, Booth
[18??-1???] Partner in John Sutcliffe & Son

Sutcliffe, Booth
[1844-1915] (Possibly) Azbuck Booth Sutcliffe.

Born in Halifax.

He was landlord of the Cricketers' Arms, Halifax [1871].

He lived at 14 Church Place, Halifax.

He died in Halifax [27th February 1915].

He was buried at Christ Church, Pellon [1 B 11]

Sutcliffe, Charles
[1759-1827] Of Clay Pits, Soyland.

On 19th January 1791, he married Ann, daughter of John Habergham, at Elland.


Ann already had a son, Job Habergham [1783-1810]
 

Children:

  1. Ann [1791-1848] who married Samuel Stevenson

Charles and Job are mentioned on Samuel's Hill family tomb in Ripponden Churchyard

Sutcliffe, Charles
[1821-19??] Son of John Sutcliffe.

Surgeon at Pavement, Todmorden. He was registrar of births and deaths for Todmorden district [1861].

He married (1) Jane Ramsbottom.

In 1856, he married (2) Elizabeth Aspinall in Halifax

Sutcliffe, Charles
[1848-19??] Born in Todmorden.

He was a pedlar / hawker [1901].

Around 1879, he married Mary H [1856-19??].


Mary H was born in Heptonstall
 

Children:

  1. Edith [b 1879] who was a cotton weaver [1901]
  2. Sam [b 1881] who was a cotton weaver [1901]
  3. Annis [b 1883] who was a cotton weaver [1901]
  4. Jane [b 1885] who was a cotton weaver [1901]
  5. Ernest [b 1886] who was a draper's assistant [1901]
  6. Harold [b 1887] who was a booking clerk [1901]
  7. Wright [b 1896]

The family lived at 70 Stansfield Road, Todmorden [1901]

Sutcliffe, Charles Edwin
[1850-1916] Son of William Sutcliffe.

He was [probably] a partner in Eastwood & Sutcliffe

Sutcliffe, Charles Taylor
[1846-1???] Born in Warley.

He was a master tin plate worker employing 2 boys [1881].

In 1872, he married Ellen Shaw [1853-1???] from Norland.

Children:

  1. Arthur [b 1873]
  2. Emily [b 1875]
  3. Annie [b 1876]
  4. Florence [b 1880]

The family lived at Stirk Bridge, Norland [1881]

Sutcliffe, Clement Arthington
[1879-1919] Born in Halifax.

Baptised at St Paul's Church, King Cross [8th June 1892].

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 406th Agricultural Company Labour Corps.

He died 14th July 1919.

Sutcliffe, Clifford
[1899-1961] On 31st January 1925, he married Florence Oddy.

They lived at 13 Concrete Street, Lee Mount [1939]

Sutcliffe, Clifford H.
[1897-1920] Born in Mytholmroyd.

He was a woollen spinner.

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

He died of wounds [31st July 1920].

He was buried at the Ramleh War Cemetery, Palestine & Israel [D 46].

He is remembered on a memorial in Mount Zion Methodist Church, Mytholmroyd and Scout Road Wesleyan Chapel, Mytholmroyd, and in the book Royd Regeneration

Sutcliffe, Dan
[18??-1???] A stonemason of Trafalgar, Halifax.

He was a member of the Good Intent Lodge of the United Order of Druids.

At Halifax Borough Court, on 12th April 1870, he summoned 2 officers of the Lodge – Thomas Crowther of Southowram Bank and William Macartney of Pineberry Hill – for £8 which was due to him on the death of his wife.

The defence was that Sutcliffe owed 11/- in fines and was debarred from the benefits of the Society. Magistrates ordered the £8 to be paid plus 11/- costs, on the grounds that the fines had nothing to do with the contributions

Sutcliffe, Dan
[18??-19??] Partner in Helliwell & Sutcliffe [1905]

Sutcliffe, Dan
[1843-1913] Son of Robert Sutcliffe.

Born at Lower Blackshawhead.

He was educated at Joseph Moss's School.

He was a teacher at Spinks House, Colden / Solicitor with A. G. Eastwood [1857] / Town Clerk of Todmorden [1905] / Clerk to Todmorden Local Board [until 1890] / Registrar and High Bailiff at Todmorden County Court

He married Mary Elizabeth Hodgson [1848-1930].

Children:

  1. daughter
  2. daughter
  3. daughter
  4. daughter
  5. Katharine Gertrude [1884-1960] who married Joshua Hodson Hoyle
  6. Frances Helena [b 1885] who married [14th June 1913] Clarence Greenwood of Liverpool, at Wellington Road Baptist Church

The family lived at The Stile, Todmorden.

He was buried at Heptonstall Slack Baptist Cemetery

Sutcliffe, Daniel
[16??-17??] A Quaker of Strait Hey, Langfield.

Rev Henry Crabtree is recorded as having disrupted meetings at Sutcliffe's home.

He married Hannah.

Children:

  1. John
  2. Daniel
  3. Mary
  4. a daughter
  5. a daughter
  6. a daughter

Sutcliffe, Daniel
[18??-19??] Cotton manufacturer at Mount Pleasant Mill, Mytholmroyd [1905]

Sutcliffe, Daniel
[18??-19??] Partner in John Sutcliffe & Sons.

He lived at 2 Woodlesford, Pellon [1905]

Sutcliffe, David
[17??-1???] He was Usher at Heath Grammar School [2nd July 1770]. He took holy orders before 1775

Sutcliffe, David
[1839-1???] He was innkeeper of the Three Pigeons, Halifax [1881].

He had children by Eliza Ann Mallinson: Emily and Tom Sutcliffe Mallinson

Sutcliffe, David Wilfred
[1877-1918] Born in Ovenden.

In [Q4] 1901, he married Lilly Longbottom in Halifax.

They lived at 7 Grove Street, Ovenden.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 19th Battalion Durham Light Infantry.

He died 12th April 1918.

He is remembered on the Ploegsteert Memorial, Belgium [8 & 9], and on the Memorial at Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

Sutcliffe, Dent
[1887-1958] Son of John Sutcliffe.

Born in Wadsworth.

He was a button hole machiner fustian clothing [1901] / a newspaper journalist [1911].

He was an officer of Hebden Bridge Literary & Scientific Society.

In 1920, he married Ethel Helliwell in Todmorden.

The family lived at

  • 2 Law House, Hebden Bridge [1919]
  • 11 Marlborough Grove, Hebden Bridge [1922, 1958]

Dent died in Todmorden [1958] (aged 70).

A section of woodland at Hardcastle Crags was planted as a memorial to him [1966]

Sutcliffe, Dick
[1890-1916] Son of Lewis Sutcliffe.

Born in Halifax.

He was a member of Range Bank Congregational Church, Halifax / a wire worker labourer [1911] / employed by Frederick Smith & Company.

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

He was in training [November 1915]; his father died while he was in training.

He went to France [July 1916].

He died following a German gas attack [9th August 1916] (aged 26).

He was buried at the Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Belgium [VIII D 32A].

He is remembered on the Memorial at Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

Sutcliffe, Dora
[1890-1959] Daughter of Tom Sutcliffe.

Born at Binns Hill, Warley

She was a seamstress and tailoress.

She married Harold Carey Pickles.

She died in Dovercourt

Sutcliffe, Ebenezer
[18??-19??]

In [Q4] 1895, he married Sarah Greenwood [18??-19??] in Todmorden.

Children:

  1. Arnold

The family lived at Akroyd Farm, Wadsworth

Sutcliffe, Edgar
[1882-1917] (Possibly) illegitimate son of Mary Sutcliffe, and cousin of Sarah Sutcliffe of 3 Cambridge Street, Hebden Bridge.

He was a member of Birchcliffe Baptist Sunday School, Hebden Bridge / a cotton sheet looker [1901] / a clothlooker for cotton manufacturer [1911] / a warehouseman with James Hoyle Limited at Acre Mill, Old Town.

He lived with his aunt Ann Sutcliffe at Top Croft, Wadsworth [1911].

During World War I, he served as a Private with C Company 9th Battalion York & Lancaster Regiment.

He died 9th June 1917 (aged 35).

He is remembered on the Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium [36 & 55], and on Wadsworth War Memorial

Sutcliffe, Edward
[16??-16??] Hand Carr Farm, Luddendenfoot is dated ESS 1640 and Upper Foot Farm, Luddendenfoot is dated ESS 1659

David Cant tells me that

Edward Sutcliffe held property at Upper Foot Farm from 1655, and – given the proximity and similarity of Hand Carr – it is likely that he was there also

Sutcliffe, Edward
[18??-18??] On 23rd December 1868, he assaulted Sidney Shaw at the Griffin Inn, Barkisland.

The 2 men were drinking together when Sutcliffe called Shaw a thief. In the ensuing scuffle, Sutcliffe kicked Shaw so severely that he could scarcely walk.

At Halifax West Riding Court on 9th January 1869, the Police gave Shaw a bad character, and Sutcliffe was fined 17/-

Sutcliffe, Edward
[18??-19??] Partner in E. Sutcliffe & Company.

He lived at Unity Street, Hebden Bridge [1905]

Sutcliffe, Edward
[18??-191?] He served in World War I.

He died in the conflict.

He is remembered on Bailiff Bridge War Memorial

Sutcliffe, Edward
[1829-1???] Son of William Sutcliffe.

Born (posthumously) in Sowerby [November 1829].

He was a farmer [1856] / a farmer of 18 acres [1861] / a farmer [1871, 1881, 1891].

In 1856, he married Betty Wormald


Betty was the daughter of John Wormald and widow of Thomas Turner
 

Children:

  1. Tamar [b 1857]

Sutcliffe, Edward
[1832-1909] Son of Thomas Richard Sutcliffe.

Born in Brighouse.

Like his father, he became a corn miller and maltster.

He was a partner in T. R. Sutcliffe & Sons [1865].

He gave up business in Brighouse and became a maltster in Mirfield.

In 1860, he married Hannah Maria Nicholson [1835-1???] from Halifax.

Children:

  1. Frances Edith [b 1861]
  2. Thomas Edward [b 1862]
  3. Charles Ernest [b 1864]
  4. Maria L. [b 1866]
  5. George W. [b 1868]
  6. Constance M. [b 1874]

The family lived at

  • Newlands, Rastrick [1861]
  • Roe Head, Mirfield [1871]
  • Knowle New Road, Mirfield [1881]
  • 14 Wheatcroft Villas, Knowle Road, Mirfield [1891]

He died in Mirfield [3rd March 1909].

He was buried at Mirfield Parish Church

Sutcliffe, Edward
[1863-19??] Or Edwin [1901, 1911]

Born in Stainland.

He was a woollen teazer [1891] / a woollen card room hand [1901] / a woollen carder [1911].

In [Q1] 1891, he married Eliza Dyson [1862-19??].


Eliza was born in Stainland.

She was a woollen weaver [1891]

 

Children:

  1. James Henry
  2. Ada [b 1893] who was a cotton winder [1911]
  3. Dyson [b 1895] who was a woollen piecener [1911]
  4. Wilfred [b 1898] who was a woollen piecener [1911]
  5. Leonard [b 1900]
  6. Ellen [b 1901]
  7. Amy [b 1903]
  8. Elmer [b 1906]

The family lived at

  • Jagger Green, Stainland with Old Lindley [1891]
  • Thunelly[?] Lane, Stainland with Old Lindley (between Prospect Place & Holly Tree Cottage) [1901]
  • Jagger Green, Holywell Green, Halifax [1911]
  • Holly Tree Cottage, Jagger Green [1917]

Living with them [in 1891] was boarder Gertrude Sutcliffe [b  1870] (worsted drawer) 

Sutcliffe, Edward
[1880-19??] Born in Todmorden.

He was a dairy farmer [1911].

Around 1907, he married Amelia [1882-19??].


Amelia was born in Todmorden
 

They lived at Greave Farm, Langfield, Todmorden [1911].

Living with them in 1911 were boarder Frank Glover [b 1895] (fustian machinist), and adopted son Jack Sutcliffe Glover [b 1898] (working on the farm) 

Sutcliffe, Edwin
[18??-19??] Cotton manufacturer at Adamroyd Mill, Todmorden [1905]

Sutcliffe, Edwin
[1823-1900] Born in Halifax.

He was an iron turner [1881].

In 1846, he married Elizabeth Tillotson [1822-1883] in Halifax.


Elizabeth was born in Halifax
 

They lived at

  • 31 Whitegate Terrace, Siddal [1881]
  • 30 Ann Street, Halifax [1900]

The couple were buried at St Thomas the Apostle, Claremount [7 37]

Sutcliffe, Eli
[17??-18??] He had a paper-making business in Stainland.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. John

Sutcliffe, Eli
[17??-18??] Cotton-spinner at Barkisland Mills [1882].

He lived at Barkisland Hall

Sutcliffe, Eli
[1815-18??] Son of John Sutcliffe.

Born in Stainland [7th April 1815].

Members of the family were of the Methodist Episcopalian Church.

He married Mary Lumb.


Mary was born in Barkisland [21st September 1815], the daughter of John Lumb, a weaver
 

Children:

  1. John
  2. Sarah who married Benjamin F. Brinkerhoff
  3. William H.
  4. Eli D. who became an Episcopalian minister in Oregon
  5. George T. who died in infancy

In 1840, the family moved to Poughkeepsie, New York.

Eli initially worked in a woollen factory.

In 1851, he opened a grocery store.

In 1855, he went into partnership with David Scott, manufacturing soap and candles.

He later disposed of the soap and candle making business.

He retired and sold his interest in the grocery store to his son William H [1867].

Mary died 10th September 1894

Sutcliffe, Eli
[1815-1899] Son of John Sutcliffe.

Born in Elland.

Baptised at St Andrew's Church, Stainland [7th April 1815].

On 10th December 1837, he married Mary Lumb [1815-1894] at Halifax Parish Church.

The family emigrated to the US [1841].

Children:

  1. John who had an iron works at Cold Spring, Putnam County, NY

The county history says that son John


... was a machinist [1850, 1860].

He became interested in a woollen business with an uncle (probably Robert) who moved up to Dutchess County. By 1850 and in 1860 John was living in Cold Spring, Putnam County

 

Eli died in Poughkeepsie, NY [26th April 1899]

Sutcliffe, Eli
[1822-1???] Born in Heptonstall.

He was a plasterer's labourer [1881].

He married Sarah [1824-1???].


Sarah was born in Heptonstall
 

Children:

  1. Ann [1850-1???]
  2. Emily [b 1859] who was a cotton weaver [1881]
  3. Henry [b 1864] who was a cotton weaver [1881]

Living with them [in 1881] was Ann's illegitimate daughter Mary Hannah Sutcliffe [b 1877]

Sutcliffe, Eli
[1851-1???]

In [Q3] 1870, he married Maria Aspinall in Bradford.


Maria was the daughter of
Duke Aspinall
 

Children:

  1. Mary Ann [b 1871]

In 1871, the family were living at 699 Sowood Green, Stainland with Maria's parents

Sutcliffe, Elizabeth Lucas
[1889-1962] JP.

Daughter of Thomas Sutcliffe.

She married Alfred William Whitley.

She held many public offices, including Magistrate, town Councillor [1947-1954], and Governor of Halifax Junior Technical College, Clare Hall School, Ostler School & Holy Trinity Secondary School.

In 1954, she moved to Bexhill-on-Sea.

She died at the home of her daughter Helen in Cambridge

Sutcliffe, Mrs Ellen
[1814-1???] Born in Skircoat.

She was innkeeper at the Millers' Inn, Halifax 4 Gerrard Street, Halifax [1851] and was listed as Married.

Her husband has not been identified. Children:

  1. Amelia G. [b 1837] who was a dress maker [1851]
  2. Mary [b 1838] who was a heald knitter [1851]
  3. Elizabeth [b 1842]
  4. Sarah 7

Sutcliffe, Ellis
[18??-19??] Of Halifax.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Ellis
  2. Walter

Sons Ellis & Walter died in World War I

Sutcliffe, Ellis
[18??-1918] Son of Ellis Sutcliffe

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 2nd/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He died of pleurisy as a POW in Germany [30th August 1918].

He was buried at the Caudry British Cemetery, France [IV A 7].

His brother Walter also died in the War

Sutcliffe, Ely
[1???-18??] Partner Whiteley, Sutcliffe & Whittell at Firth House Mills, Stainland [1841]. He was on the committee of the Huddersfield & Liverpool Direct Railway Company [1845]$2

Sutcliffe, Ely
[1796-1871] He was a cotton spinner employing 19 females and 54 males at Dog Lane Mill, Stainland [1851] / a cotton spinner employing 50 females and 54 males at Dog Lane Mill, Stainland [1861] / Guardian of the Poor for Barkisland [1865].

He married Rebecca [1804-1887]. Rebecca was a paper-maker living at Dean Lodge, Stainland [1841].

Children:

  1. Elizabeth [1824-1899] who married John Sugden
  2. William
  3. Edward [b 1839]

The family lived at

Sutcliffe, Ely
[1810-1851] Born in Soyland.

He was innkeeper at the Sportsman, Soyland [1841, 1845, 1851]; a farmer of 8 acres employing 2 men [1851].

In [Q2] 1840, he married Mary [1805-18??].


Mary was born in Soyland
 

Children:

  1. William [b 1845]
  2. John [b 1847]

Ely died [Q1] 1851.

Mary took over at the Sportsman [1861]

Sutcliffe, Ernest
[1871-19??] Born in Hebden Bridge.

He was a head teacher [1911].

In [Q3] 1905, he married Jessie Simpson from Heptonstall, in Todmorden.


Jessie was the daughter of
James Simpson. She was a schoolmistress [1901]
 

Children:

  1. Marjorie [b 1908]
  2. Cedric a [b 1909]
  3. Dorothy G [b 1911]

The family lived at School House, Cragg Vale [1911]

Sutcliffe, Ernest Charles
[1859-19??] Son of Wright Sutcliffe.

He was a brass finisher [1881] / a commercial traveller [1891] / a sanitary engineer [1901]

In 1898, he married Kate Lee [1866-19??] in Halifax.

Children:

  1. Charles Barry [b 1900]
  2. Max [b 1904]

The family lived at

  • 42 Free School Lane, Halifax [1901]
  • Chapel Allerton, Leeds [1911]

See Wright Sutcliffe & Son

Sutcliffe, F.
[1882-1917] Son of Mr Sutcliffe of Todmorden.

He married Emma.

They lived at 23 Wainman Street, Halifax.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 26th (Tyneside Irish) Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers.

He died 9th April 1917 (aged 35).

He was buried at the Bailleul Road East Cemetery, Saint-Laurent-Blangy, France [I B 36]

Sutcliffe, F.
[1885-1919]

He married Leah.

During World War I, he served as a Gunner with the 61st Reserve Battery Royal Field Artillery.

He died 1st July 1919 (aged 34).

He was buried at Luddendenfoot Congregational Church [392].

In [Q4] 1926, Leah married Frederick Lord in Halifax.

They lived at 1 Chiserley Field Side, Wadsworth

Sutcliffe, Florence
[1874-19??] Daughter of Joshua Sutcliffe.

She was related to the Baldwin family and the Walker family – Baldwin and Walker, the Ladyship wool firm.

In 1894, she became the second wife of Joseph Henry Scott Finlinson. She was almost 30 years younger than her husband.

The family went to live in Somerset from around 1899 until 1902.

Shortly afterwards, the couple parted company, and her husband went to live with his daughter, Mabel Constance, at Marylebone, London.

In 1911, Florence was a patient at the Medical & Surgical Home, 3 Devonshire Street, Marylebone, London

Sutcliffe, Francis
[1891-1915] Son of Joseph Sutcliffe.

Born in Hebden Bridge.

He was a peg finisher for shuttles [1911] / a foreman shuttle tongue finisher at Ashworth's at Royd Works, Hebden Bridge.

In 1913, he married Gertrude B McDermott in Todmorden.

Children:

  1. Henry [b 1914]

The family lived at 7 Commercial Street, Hebden Bridge [1915].

During World War I, he enlisted in February 1915, and served as a Private with the 2nd Battalion Royal Scots.

He was sent to France in July 1915.

He died 24th September 1915 (aged 26), from wounds received when a shell burst whilst he was waiting to take up ammunition to his own line.

He was buried at the Brandhoek Military Cemetery, Belgium. [I F 7].

His brother Harry and their cousin Arnold Ackroyd also died in the War

Sutcliffe, Frank
[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

Sutcliffe, Frank
[18??-19??] Partner in Sutcliffe Brothers [1905]

Sutcliffe, Frank
[18??-191?] He served in World War I.

He died in the conflict.

He is remembered on Luddendenfoot War Memorial

Sutcliffe, Frank
[18??-191?] He served in World War I.

He died in the conflict.

He is remembered on Wadsworth War Memorial, and on the Memorial at Old Town Methodist Chapel, Wadsworth

Sutcliffe, Frank
[1881-1918] Son of Betty & David Sutcliffe of 3 The Grove, Todmorden.

He married Mary Grace.

They lived at 3 Hollins Road, Walsden.

During World War I, he served as an Air Mechanic 3rd Class with 203 Squadron Royal Air Force.

He died 27th December 1918 (aged 37).

He was buried at the Auberchicourt British Cemetery, France [I D 7].

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance, and on the Memorial at Oddfellows' Hall, Todmorden

Sutcliffe, Frank
[1890-1917] Of Todmorden.

He was a weaver at Waterside Mill, Todmorden.

He lived at 7 Shade Street, Todmorden.

During World War I, he enlisted [1915], and served as a Private with the 1st/6th Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers.

He served in Egypt and the Dardanelles.

He was reported missing and assumed to have died [6th September 1917].

He is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium [54-60 & 163A], on Todmorden War Memorial, on the Memorial at Shade Wesleyan Methodist Church, on the Memorial at Shade Council School, and (possibly) on the Memorial at Oddfellows' Hall, Todmorden

Sutcliffe, Frank
[1895-1917] Son of Sarah Jane (née Dyson) & Hanson Sutcliffe of 32 Oak Street, Elland.

Born in Elland.

During World War I, he served as a Gunner with the 14th Heavy T.M. Battery Royal Field Artillery.

He died 19th July 1917 (aged 21).

He was buried at the Locre Hospice Cemetery, Belgium [II A 5].

He is remembered on Elland War Memorial

Sutcliffe, Frank Leslie
[1916-1944] Son of Minnie Sutcliffe of Halifax.

Born in West Vale.

He was educated at Brooksbank School, Elland / employed by Dargue Brothers Limited.

In [Q2] 1935, he married Hilda Eastwood in Halifax.

Children:

  1. child

The family lived at 6 Haigh Terrace, Halifax.

During World War II, he served as a Private with the 3rd Field Ambulance Royal Army Medical Corps.

He was killed in action whilst acting as a stretcher bearer [30th January 1944] (aged 28).

He was buried at the Anzio War Cemetery, Italy [III H 7].

He is remembered on the Memorial at Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, and on the Memorial at Brooksbank School, Elland

Sutcliffe, Fred
[1864-1905] (Possibly) son of Ann Sutcliffe, grandson of William Sutcliffe

Born in Hebden Bridge.

He was a grocer's apprentice [1881] / a drapery salesman [1891] / a drapery stores manager [1901].

In 1884, he married Sarah Walton [1865-1???] in Todmorden.


Sarah was born in Hebden Bridge / Midgley
 

Children:

  1. James William [b 1886] who was a whitesmith's apprentice [1901], a shuttle peg forger [1911]
  2. John Edward [b 1888] who was a whitesmith's apprentice [1901], a shuttle peg forger [1911]
  3. Hilda [b 1890]
  4. Herbert [b 1892] who was a tinplate worker apprentice [1911]
  5. Harry [b 1895] who was an apprentice mechanic [1911]
  6. Tom [b 1898] who was a presser ready made [1911]
  7. Ronald [b 1899]
  8. Ann [b 1902]

The family lived at 3 Cambridge Street, Hebden Bridge [1891, 1901, 1911]. Living with them [in 1891, 1901] were Sarah's siblings: Grace Walton [b 1872] (fustian tailoress machinist), Fred Walton [b 1873] (fustian dress labourer), Annie Walton [b 1875] (fustian tailoress machinist), Arthur Walton [b 1877] (fustian cutter), and Willie Walton [b 1879] (half-time fustian cutter).

Fred died in 1905.

Living with the widowed Sarah [in 1911] were her siblings: Grace (sewing machinist), Fred (fustian stiffener), and Annie (sewing machinist) 

Sutcliffe, Fred
[1869-1???] Son of Greenwood Sutcliffe, plasterer.

Born in Halifax.

He was a carter of Ki?rkin Lane [1890] / a stone leader (cart) [1891] / stone wagon teamer [1901] / a waggoner for brickworks [1911]

In 1890, he married Emma Stafford [1868-1???] at St Thomas's Church, Claremount.


Emma, of Leyland Street, was the daughter of
William Stafford.

She had an illegitimate daughter: Gertrude [b 1888], who was living with the family as Gertrude Sutcliffe Stafford (stepdaughter) [1891] and Gertrude Sutcliffe (daughter) [1901]

Emma was a silk rover [1891] and an alpaca weaver [1901]

 

Children:

  1. Gertrude who was a worsted spinner [1901], a worsted twister [1911]
  2. Willie [b 1891]
  3. Wallace

The family lived at

  • Hazlehirst, Northowram [1891]
  • 21 West End, Queensbury [1901]
  • 9 Calder Banks, Queensbury [1911]

Sutcliffe, Fred
[1877-1938] Son of Thomas Sutcliffe.

He was a worsted mill hand [1891] / a police constable with Halifax Borough Force [1911].

In 1901, he was a policeman, boarding at 2 Davis Street, Halifax.

In 1904, he married Polly / Pollie Fairbotham [1880-1952] in Halifax.


Pollie came from Barnsley
 

Children:

  1. Enda [b 1907]
  2. Hilda [b 1908]
  3. Phyllis [b 1911] who married Edward Murgatroyd

The family lived at

  • 18 Chestnut Street, Halifax [1911]
  • 1 Hornby Terrace, Halifax [1938, 1952]

Fred died 27th June 1938.

Pollie died 11th August 1952.

The couple were buried at Mount Zion Methodist Chapel, Ogden

Sutcliffe, Fred
[1884-1918] Born in Erringden.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the Manchester Regiment.

He died 24th March 1918.

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

He was (possibly) employed by J. & R. Redman Limited, but he is not listed on the Roll of Honour for those employees who served in World War I

Sutcliffe, Fred
[1885-1914] Son of E. Sutcliffe of 17 Booth Bank, Boothtown.

During World War I, he served as a Corporal with the 3rd Battalion C Squadron Dragoon Guards (Prince of Wales's Own).

He was killed in action [6th November 1914] (aged 29).

He is remembered on the Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium [3], and on the Memorial at Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

Sutcliffe, Fred
[1892-1951] BA.

Son of Herbert Ambler Sutcliffe.

Born in Sowerby Bridge.

He was a mill worker [1902] / a stretcher-bearer during World War I / active (as a student and as a tutor) in the WEA and the local Mechanics' Institute. Around 1925, he won a bursary to Manchester College Oxford where he studied for a diploma in philosophy, politic and economics. In 1931, he gained a degree at Leeds University.

In 1922, he married Ada Mayfield at Christ Church, Sowerby Bridge.

Children:

  1. Ann

The family lived at

  • Pepper Hill, Shelf [1931]
  • Cheshire
  • Norland

Fred died in 1951.

In 1954, Ada married Herbert Woodhead

Sutcliffe, Fred
[1893-1916] Son of John Sutcliffe.

Born at Stile, Sowerby [21st April 1893].

Baptised at St Peter's Church, Sowerby [6th June 1894].

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 9th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He died 7th July 1916 (aged 23).

He is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial, France [6A & 6B], on the Memorial at Saint Peter's Church, Sowerby, on Triangle War Memorial, on the Triangle Roll of Honour, and on his parents' grave at St Peter's Church, Sowerby

Sutcliffe, Fred
[1894-19??] One of the Todmorden Communists, he was acquitted at Leeds Assizes

Sutcliffe, Fred
[1895-1971] Born in Sowerby Bridge.

He was interested in music and took lessons from Herbert Teal.

He took part in music festivals in Lancashire and Derbyshire.

He was invited to join the British National Opera Company, who were appearing in Halifax, but he declined.

He made a number of radio broadcasts and gramophone recordings.

He did not become a professional singer but was a member of the Sowerby Bridge West End Opera Company, the Sowerby Bridge Madrigal Society, and the Halifax Choral Society

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. son
  2. son

Sutcliffe, Fred
[1900-1918] Son of Mary Alice & Henry Sutcliffe of Horsehold Farm, Erringden.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 2nd/4th Battalion King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry.

He died 20th July 1918 (aged 18).

He is remembered on the Soissons Memorial, France

Sutcliffe, Fred
[1922-1945] Son of Minnie & Harry Sutcliffe of Halifax.

Born in Sowerby Bridge.

During World War II, he served as a Private with the 7th Battalion Seaforth Highlanders.

He died in Wakefield [27th January 1945] (aged 23).

He was buried at Sowerby Bridge Cemetery [b U 269]

Sutcliffe, Frederick
[1846-1912] Son of Thomas Richard Sutcliffe.

He was a maltster.

On 23rd February 1881, he married (1) Mary Lockwood Haigh [1863-1911].


Mary came from Huddersfield
 

Children:

  1. Thomas Evan

Mary Ann died 24th January 1911 (aged 48).

She was buried at St Martin's Church, Brighouse.

Frederick went to live with his older unmarried sister Harriet Sutcliffe at 148 Otley Road, Headingley, Leeds.

He married (2) Mary Ann Thompson.

Children:

  1. Oswald

The family lived at

  • Croft Hollow, Rastrick [1916]
  • 13 Mount Lane, Rastrick [1896]

Frederick died at Headingley [13th August 1912] (aged 66).

He was buried at St Martin's Church, Brighouse

Harriet died 15th February 1930 (aged 89).

She was buried at St Martin's Church, Brighouse (possibly) in the family vault

Sutcliffe, Frederick William
[1882-1917] Son of Richard Sutcliffe, engineer, of Todmorden.

Born in Todmorden.

He was a billiard player / an apprentice printer with Mr Dewhirst / a printer with Milner & Company / a member of Kingston Liberal Club, Halifax / employed by the Refuge Assurance Company [1905] / an assurance agent of 105 Hanson Lane [1910] / a life insurance agent [1911].

In [Q3] 1910, he married Emma Blackburn [1880-19??] at St Augustine's Church, Pellon.


Emma, of Pellon, was born in Elland, the daughter of Thomas Whiteley Blackburn, fish salesman
 

They lived at

  • 1 Dunkirk Terrace, Halifax [1911]
  • 23 Wainman Street, Halifax

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 26th (Tyneside Irish) Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers.

His brother John also served.

He died 9th April 1917 (aged 35).

He was buried at the Bailleul Road East Cemetery, Saint-Laurent-Blangy, France [I B 36].

He is remembered on the Memorial at Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

Sutcliffe, G. W.
[18??-19??] In the 1930s, he commissioned a small model development of 19 houses at Pye Nest which were designed by Walsh & Maddock

Sutcliffe, Gamaliel
[1718-1803] Son of Joseph Sutcliffe.

He was born at Lee, Heptonstall. The family moved to Stoneshey Gate.

In 1767, he was an Overseer of the Poor for Heptonstall.

He occupied Room 20 & 21 on the Arcade gallery of the Piece Hall [1787].

To get around the problems with the coiners and foreign coins, he issued copper-plate cards which he redeemed for 3/6d

He married Grace Whitaker Greenwood [1714-1802].


Grace was the daughter of Mary (née Mitchell) & John Greenwood
 

Children:

  1. Gamaliel

He was buried in the nave at Heptonstall Church

Sutcliffe, Gamaliel
[1750-1840] Son of Gamaliel Sutcliffe.

Stuff-manufacturer of Stoneshey Gate, Heptonstall.

In 1813, he was a member of a Committee supporting those affected by the Luddites.

In 1774, he married Susannah Gibson [1753-1820].

Children:

  1. John
  2. Richard
  3. Grace
  4. Sally
  5. Betty
  6. Thomas
  7. William
  8. Henry

In the early 1790s, he built Bob Mill, Lower Colden.

In 1800, he built the two Lumb Mills, Heptonstall.

In 1809, he took Bob Mill, Heptonstall for cotton spinning from the tenant Robert Sutcliffe, as it was near Lumb Mills.

In 1809 and 1834, the business was known as Gamaliel Sutcliffe & Sons.

In 1837, he retired and the business was passed to his sons Richard and Thomas

Sutcliffe, Gamaliel
[1843-1927] JP.

Son of George Sutcliffe.

Born in Heptonstall.

He was a Director of the Calder Cotton Company / a JP for the Todmorden Union [1896].

He lived at Heptonstall Slack and owned Brearley Hall [1920].

He travelled to Australia and America, and wrote journals of his travels.

Probate records show that he left an estate valued at £178,992.

See Upper Brearley Hall, Lower Ashes, Stansfield, Luddendenfoot Bridge, Ovenden Hall, St Thomas the Apostle, Heptonstall, Priest Earth, Heptonstall and Upper Foot Farm, Luddendenfoot

Sutcliffe, George
[18??-18??] A coal merchant at Rastrick.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. child
  2. child
  3. child
  4. child

In July 1869, at the West Riding Court, Halifax, he was charged with neglecting his wife and family. His wife – a respectable-looking woman – said that for 2 years past, he had not given a half-penny towards the support of his her or their children. During that time, he had frequently gone home drunk and ill-used her. Last Easter he sold the greatest part of their furniture, and she had since been partially dependent upon her mother for support. He had previously been in good circumstances but reduced himself to penury by his inebriate conduct. After hearing that a warrant had been issued against him, he absconded and was apprehended at Barnsley shortly before the Court case. He was ordered to pay expenses plus 24/- to reimburse the Relieving Officer, or 1 month in prison

Sutcliffe, George
[1801-1875] Son of John Sutcliffe.

Born in Heptonstall.

He was a farmer and landowner of 27 acres [1851] / a landed proprietor [1861, 1871].

He married Martha Ann [1814-1860] from Ovenden.

Children:

  1. Elizabeth [b 1839]
  2. Ann [b 1841]
  3. Gamaliel
  4. Thomas [b 1845]

The family lived at Stoneshey Gate, Heptonstall [1841, 1871].

In 1878, Gamaliel erected a window in Heptonstall Church in memory of his parents

Sutcliffe, George
[1828-1889] Born in Warley.

He became a farmer and stone mason at Warley. He farmed 7 acres [1861], 8 acres [1871].

He married Nancy Wormald [1832-1919] from Warley.

Children:

  1. John [b 1853] who became a mason [1871]
  2. Sarah
  3. William [b 1856] who became a mason [1871]
  4. Joe [b 1858]
  5. George E. [b 1860]
  6. Tom [b 1863] who became a plumber [1881]
  7. Fred [b 1865]
  8. Mary [b 1867] who married Sam Sutcliffe
  9. Alice [1871-1947] who married John Eastwood

The family lived at

  • 2 Edge Holme Lane, Warley [1861, 1871]
  • Liverpool Row, Warley [1881]
  • Cliff, Warley [1891]

Sutcliffe, George
[1869-1939] He was warehouseman (maker up) [1911].

On 16th February 1895, he married (1) Hannah Habergham [1869-1900] at Halifax Parish Church.


Hannah was the daughter of
Alfred Habergham
 

Children:

  1. Gertrude [b Q3/1900] who died shortly after birth

Hannah died in childbirth [Q3 1900].

In 1904, he married (2) Clara [1871-1948] in Halifax.


Clara [née Parker] was the widow of Samuel Barraclough
 

The family lived at

  • 4 Exeter Street, Sowerby Bridge [1911]
  • 16 Hanover Street, Bolton Brow, Sowerby Bridge

Sutcliffe, George Edward
[1859-1933] Born in Stainland. He was a partner in Ely Sutcliffe & Son, cotton-spinners of Mirfield.

Around 1901, he went to India where he directed mills in Bombay and Sholapore.

He was associated with the Mrs Annie Besant and theosophy. He contributed to the Times of India and wrote several books on theosophy and occultism, including

Studies in Occult Chemistry & Physics

He returned to Britain in 1924.

He was knocked down and fatally injured by a motor-cycle in South London where he lived

Sutcliffe, George Garnet
[1882-1917] Son of Sid Sutcliffe.

Born in Soyland [4th November 1882]

He was a cotton piecer [1901, 1911] / employed at Ripponden Post office.

During World War I, he enlisted [January 1917], and served as a Private with the 2nd/7th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He was dangerously wounded.

He died of wounds in No.6 General Hospital, Rouen [15th May 1917].

He was buried at the St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, France [P II O 10A].

He is remembered on Ripponden War Memorial, and on the Memorial at Saint Bartholomew's Church, Ripponden

Sutcliffe, George Lister
[1864-1915] FRIBA.

Son of William Mitchell Sutcliffe of Heptonstall.

He was educated at Heptonstall Grammar School / a member of Slack Chapel & School / one of the founders & president of the Sowerby Division Conference of Youth / president of the Calder Valley Cricket League / an architect's assistant [1885] / a partner in the architects Sutcliffe & Sutcliffe / involved in the planning of Hampstead village, London / author of a book entitled Concrete: its nature & use.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. son [b 1901]

The family lived at

  • Heptonstall Slack
  • London [1901]
After moving to London, he returned each year to conduct the Messiah at Slack Chapel.

He died in Hampstead, London [12th September 1915].

He was cremated at Hampstead and his ashes were brought to Heptonstall Slack

Sutcliffe, George Mitchell
[1890-1917] Son of John Sutcliffe of Lynd House, Greetland.

In [Q2] 1917, he married Constance Rothera in Rotherham.

They lived at 3 John Street, Greetland.

During World War I, he served as a 2nd Lieutenant with the 237th Siege Battery Royal Garrison Artillery.

He died 21st October 1917 (aged 27).

He was buried at the Gwalia Cemetery, Belgium [II D 25].

He is remembered on the Memorial at Clay House, Greetland

Sutcliffe, Mrs Grace
[17??-1811] Maiden name: Unknown.

Her first husband was [??], the son of Rev William Grimshaw.

Her second husband was Samuel Sutcliffe.

After Samuel's death, she married Rev John Crosse.

She was buried at St Mary's Church, Luddenden

She was described as

A lady of great Christian simplicity, and eminently pious

Sutcliffe, Grace
[1814-1872] Daughter of William Sutcliffe.

She married (1) Henry Foster

She married (2) Joseph Sutcliffe

Sutcliffe, Granville
[1898-1918] Born in Todmorden.

During World War I, he enlisted at Halifax [28th April 1915], and served as a Private with the Devonshire Regiment.

He was discharged as unfit (sickness) for War Service [1st July 1916].

He died May 1918.

He was buried at Christ Church, Todmorden [29th May 1918].

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Sutcliffe, Greenwood
[1880-1918] Son of Hannah & John William Sutcliffe.

Of Todmorden.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 2nd/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He died 20th July 1918 (aged 38).

He is remembered on the Soissons Memorial, France, and in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Sutcliffe, Hannah
[16??-17??] Of Stansfield Hall.

She married John Travis from Inchfield

Sutcliffe, Hardy
[18??-1???] In [Q1] 1893, he married Edith Hartley in Halifax.


Edith was the daughter of
John Hartley
 

They lived at Elswick, Northumberland [1901]

Sutcliffe, Sir Harold
[1898-1958] Eldest son of William Henry Sutcliffe.

Born in Luddendenfoot.

He was educated at Harrogate [1911], Harrow and Oriel College Oxford.

He served with the Royal Field Artillery during World War II.

In 1925, he was called to the Bar.

He was interested in commerce and he was an expert on the textile and cotton trade. He was Conservative MP for Royton, Lancashire [1931-1950] and for Heywood and Royton [1950-1955]

In 1926, he married (1) Theodora Cochrane.


Theodora was the daughter of Canon Cochrane
 

Children:

  1. John Harold Vick who married [1959] Cecilia Mary Turton of Darlington
  2. Jennifer Mary who married [1958] John Patrick Raison from Suffolk
  3. a daughter
  4. a daughter

The marriage was dissolved in 1947.

In 1948, he married (2) Eileen [1889-1979].


Eileen was the daughter of Lieutenant-Colonel J. T.  Field
 

In the 1930s, he bought Great Fosters in Egham, Surrey.

In 1953, he was knighted.

The family lived at

From his estate of £426,363, he left bequests for St Michael's Church, Mytholmroyd.

Eileen was buried at Heptonstall Church

Sutcliffe, Harold Henry
[1897-1917] Son of Emma & James Sutcliffe of 6 Burlees Lane, Hebden Bridge.

He was a button machinist (fustian).

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

He died 27th November 1917 (aged 20).

He is remembered on the Cambrai Memorial, Nord France [6 & 7], and in the book Royd Regeneration

Sutcliffe, Harriett
[1814-1889] Daughter of John Sutcliffe.

Baptised at Elland Parish Church [25th December 1814].

The family emigrated to the US [1841].

On 3rd February 1834, she married Charles Heywood in Huddersfield.


A Mrs C. G. Haywood joined the Methodist Church in Paterson [1865].

Charles died [1871], and Harriett was living on Senate Street, Camden [with the McEvoys 1880] / at 423 Taylor [1884] / at 520 Market [with the McEvoys 1887-1889].

 

Harriett died in Camden, Camden County, NJ [5th April 1889]

Sutcliffe, Harry
[1???-19??] During World War II, he served as a Driver.

He died in the conflict.

He is remembered on a memorial in Mount Zion Methodist Church, Mytholmroyd and Scout Road Wesleyan Chapel, Mytholmroyd, and in the book Royd Regeneration

Sutcliffe, Harry
[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

Sutcliffe, Harry
[18??-19??] Cotton manufacturer at Mount Pleasant Mill, Mytholmroyd [1905]

Sutcliffe, Harry
[18??-191?] Of Todmorden.

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

He died in the conflict.

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Sutcliffe, Harry
[1879-19??] Son of Tom Sutcliffe.

Born in Halifax.

He was much travelled:

  • He emigrated to America [September 1903]
  • He returned to England [June 1905]
  • He went to New Zealand [June 1908]
  • He went to America [1911]

In 1912, he married Icyphene Hyatt in Spokane, Washington.

Children:

  1. Robert
  2. Dora

Sutcliffe, Harry
[1883-19??] Son of John Sutcliffe, delver.

He was a blacksmith's striker of 9 Brookfoot Lane, Southowram [1912].

In 1912, he married Hannah Whiteley at St Anne's Church, Southowram


Hannah, of 6 South View, Southowram, was the daughter of
John Whiteley
 

They lived at Adgil Grove, Southowram [1917]

Sutcliffe, Harry
[1889-1918] Son of Martha & John William Sutcliffe of 936 Burnley Road, Todmorden.

Born in Cornholme.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 2nd Battalion King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry.

He died 9th April 1918 (aged 29).

He was buried at Shore General Baptist Church, Todmorden [New Yard 23].

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Sutcliffe, Harry
[1894-1916] Son of Joseph Sutcliffe.

Born in Hebden Bridge.

He was a weaver (cotton) [1911].

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 17th Battalion Royal Fusiliers.

He died while he and Corporal Edwin Kelita Jagger tried to save a wounded officer [28th July 1916] (aged 22).

He is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial, France [8C, 9A & 16A].

His brother Francis and their cousin Arnold Ackroyd also died in the War

Sutcliffe, Helliwell
[18??-1918] Of Todmorden.

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

He died 4th September 1918.

He was buried at the Beaumetz Cross Roads Cemetery, Beaumetz-Les-Cambrai, France [B 4].

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Sutcliffe, Henry
[17??-18??]

In 1835, he was on the List of Electors for the Northowram Township of the Halifax Polling District in the election for the MP for the West Riding.

He lived at Lands Head, Northowram [1835]

Sutcliffe, Henry
[17??-18??] Corn miller at Southowram. Recorded in December 1812, when he was charged with forging a bond in the name of John Taylor with intent to defraud Halifax bankers Rhodes, Briggs & Garlick

Sutcliffe, Henry
[1784-1813] Of Halifax.

In 1812, he married Unknown.

On 3rd April 1813, he was executed at the Tyburn, York for forgery. Documents of the time record that

he was a person much respected

Sutcliffe, Henry
[1785-1844] He married (1) Sarah [1788-1812]. Sarah died 26th February 1812 (possibly dying in childbirth).

Children:

  1. Richard [1812-1846] who married Emma

He married (2) Elizabeth.

Children: Unknown.

The family lived at Plane Trees Farm, Coley.

He died 15th January 1844.

Members of the family were buried at Coley Church

Sutcliffe, Henry
[1786-18??] Of Southowram.

He worked in the worsted industry [1841].

He married Hannah [1786-18??].

Children:

  1. Sarah [b 1816]
  2. Josiah [b 1816]
  3. Elizabeth [b 1821]
  4. Henry
  5. Wright
  6. Thomas [b 1838]

The family lived at

  • New Town, Southowram [1841]
  • 27 Upper Crib Lane, Halifax [1851] by which time Henry and Hannah are not listed

Sutcliffe, Henry
[1788-1???] Son of John Sutcliffe.

Born at the Bay Horse, Cross Stone.

He was a butcher by trade / a butcher [1818] / landlord of the Black Bull at Gauxholme [1818] / landlord at the Masons Arms at Gauxholme [1824]

When his brother John finished with his carrying business, Henry continued with it and then Henry's son Robert took it over.

He married (1) Sally Law.

Children:

  1. Robert
  2. Grace
  3. Henry
  4. John
  5. Susan
  6. William
  7. James

The Manchester Times [Tuesday, May 29, 1849] reported


Lamentable Circumstances On Saturday morning, the wife of Mr Henry Sutcliffe, of Top of the Hill, Walsden, farmer, was found lying in the road, near her own home, in a senseless state. It appears the she had been as far as Shade, and was returning home about eleven o'clock on the previous night, when she was seized with a fit. A young girl had accompanied her within a short distance of the place where she was found. She now lies in a hopeless state, and up to yesterday she had not spoken
 

Henry then had an illegitimate daughter with widow Nancy Howarth: Jane Howarth.

He married (2) Grace.

They had no children.

He retired to Top of Hill farm Walsden, farming 6 acres, and died there

Sutcliffe, Henry
[1795-18??] He served with the 2nd Battalion 84th Foot York & Lancaster Regiment in the Peninsular War

Sutcliffe, Henry
[18??-1???] Halifax brass founder.

In March 1886, filed a patent for

an automatic measuring and recording tap

Sutcliffe, Henry
[18??-1???] He was Constable of Northowram [1851]

Sutcliffe, Henry
[18??-19??] Cotton manufacturer at Mount Pleasant Mill, Mytholmroyd [1905]

Sutcliffe, Rev Henry
[1811-1891] He served at Heptonstall Parish Church [184?]. He moved to Keele, Newcastle, Staffordshire

Sutcliffe, Henry
[1822-1???] Son of Henry Sutcliffe.

He was a power loom weaver in the worsted trade [1851].

He married Mary [1827-1???]

Sutcliffe, Henry
[1823-1???] Son of Richard Sutcliffe.

In 1857, he went to America with his brothers Thomas, and Alfred. On 6th May 1857, they sailed on the Nonpareil for Philadelphia. The voyage lasted 6 weeks. They stayed for a time in the Philadelphia area, before the 3 brothers, and Thomas's family, moved to southwest Missouri [1860].

A family story, tells how the brothers bought property – timberland – there, but were swindled out of it by unscrupulous speculators. Disillusioned, Alfred and Thomas returned to Pennsylvania, settling in Derry Township, but Henry remained in Missouri.

Sutcliffe, Henry
[1828-1907] Son of Grace & John Sutcliffe, of Southowram.

Born 8th February 1828.

He was a stone quarryman [1852].

On 6th September 1852, he married Elizabeth Holt [1830-1890] in Halifax.


Elizabeth was born in Southowram [14th May 1830], the daughter of Martha & Abraham Holt
 

Children:

  1. William [1854-1884] who was a stone quarryman
  2. Emily [b 1863] who married [Halifax 1887] Fred Goodall
  3. Joe [1868-1890]

Elizabeth died 5th December 1890.

Henry died 9th June 1907.

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

Sutcliffe, Henry
[1852-1918] Son of Wright Sutcliffe.

He was a worsted spinner [1861: aged 9] / a sanitary engineer's brass founder [1891]

He married Sarah Hannah [1852-1923].

Children:

  1. Lucy [b 1879]
  2. Frederick [1880-1943]
  3. Henry Louis [b 1882]
  4. Albert Edward [b 1887]
All 3 sons were listed as travellers [1911]

The family lived at

  • 45 Craven Terrace, Halifax [1881, 1891]
  • Stainleigh, Francis Street, Halifax [1901, 1911]

Members of the family were buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot Number 520]


Question: The inscription on his grave shows Henry Sutcliffe F. Inst – Does anyone know of which Institute he was a Fellow?

 

See Wright Sutcliffe & Son

Sutcliffe, Henry
[1861-1938] Born in Ripponden.

He was a cotton spinner (worker) [1891] / stocking knitter (machine – own account) [1901] / Registrar of Births & Deaths [1911, 1917].

In [Q3] 1882, he married Honor Ann Heap [1853-1919] in Halifax.


Honor Ann was born in Ripponden
 

Children:

  1. child who died young [before 1911]
  2. child who died young [before 1911]
  3. Herbert
  4. Fred [1892-1959] who was a student at teacher training college [1911], a schoolmaster [1938]

The family lived at

  • Soyland Town, Ripponden [1891]
  • 6 Spring Street, Soyland [1901]
  • 6 Spring Street, Ripponden [1911]
  • Rosemount, Ripponden [1938]

Henry died in the Royal Halifax Infirmary [21st August 1938].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £2,177 3/8d.

Probate was granted to son Fred and Harry Wadsworth (machine maker) 

Sutcliffe, Henry
[1879-1918] Son of Mary & Alfred Sutcliffe of 29 Wellington Road, Todmorden.

During World War I, he served as a Gunner with the 140th Heavy Battery Royal Garrison Artillery.

He died 8th November 1918 (aged 39).

He was buried at the St.Andre Communal Cemetery, France [I A 74].

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Sutcliffe, Henry
[1882-19??] Born in Todmorden.

He was branch manager of grocery department [1911].

In 1907, he married Mary Ann, daughter of Richard Holroyd, in Todmorden.

They lived at

  • Castle Cottage, Dobroyd, Todmorden [1911]

Living with them in 1911 were father-in-law Richard Holroyd and his wife Jane

Sutcliffe, Herbert
[1880-1916] Son of Mrs Mary Jane Sutcliffe of 25 Unity Street, Hebden Bridge.

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

He died 3rd September 1916 (aged 36).

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

Sutcliffe, Herbert
[1881-1964] Son of Tom Sutcliffe.

Born in Warley.

In 1904, he emigrated to Canada with his brother, Arnold.

In 1908, he went to New Zealand.

In 1909, he met Effie Traves.

In 1909, he went to Canada. In 1911, he moved to British Columbia.

In July 1912, he went to New Zealand. Where he married (1) Effie Traves in April 1913.

In July 1913, he returned to Fruitvale, British Columbia.

Effie died in 17th April 1914.

He and Arnold enlisted during World War I. He served from November 1914, until he was injured in November 1916.

In 1918, he returned to England, went on a cycling tour and moved to Somerset where he met his second wife.

In 1920, He married (2) Rose Hurley.

Children:

  1. Rosemary

Sutcliffe, Herbert
[1887-1917] Son of Henry Sutcliffe.

Born in Soyland.

He was a member of Soyland United Methodist Church & Sunday School / a cotton twiner piecer [1901] / a clerk at cotton spinning mill [1911] / employed by J. W. Wheelwright & Son at Rishworth Mills.

During World War I, he served as a Private / Signaller with the 26th (Tyneside Irish) Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers.

He was killed in action [9th April 1917] (aged 30).

He was buried at the Roclincourt Valley Cemetery, France [II A 1].

He is remembered on Ripponden War Memorial. Probate records show that he left effects valued at £213 19/7d.

Administration was granted to his father Henry

Sutcliffe, Herbert
[1887-1917] Son of William Henry Sutcliffe.

Born in Halifax.

Around 1908, he moved to Harrogate.

He was a fancy [?] weaver [1901] / a Scotch draper employed by his father in Halifax [1907] / an insurance agent in Harrogate [1911].

In 1910, he married Euphemia Drennan [1882-19??] in Chorlton, Lancashire.


Euphemia was born in Ayrshire, Scotland
 

Children:

  1. William Henry [b Harrogate 1910]

The family lived at

  • 117 Regent Avenue, Harrogate [1911]
  • 37 Skipton Road, Harrogate

During World War I, he enlisted in Harrogate [August 1916], and served as a Gunner with the 220th Siege Battery Royal Garrison Artillery.

He went to the Front [24th December 1916].

He was killed in action [6th February 1917].

He was buried at the Sailly-au-Bois Military Cemetery, France [II A 8]

He is remembered on the Memorial at Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

Sutcliffe, Herbert
[1889-1918] Son of Lettice & James Thomas Sutcliffe of 15 Lee View Road, Hebden Bridge.

He was a member of Blackshawhead Methodist Chapel & Sunday School / a stover at Lee Mill / a member of the Hollins School of Physical Culture / a Territorial.

During World War I, he was called-up [August 1914], and served as a Lance Bombardier with C Battery the 246th (West Riding) Brigade Royal Field Artillery.

He was killed by a shell fragment which penetrated the dugout whilst he was reading [23rd September 1918] (aged 29).

He was buried at the Anzin-St Aubin British Cemetery, France [IV E 17].

He is remembered on Blackshawhead War Memorial, and (possibly) on the Memorial at Hebden Bridge Methodist Church

Sutcliffe, Herbert
[1890-1917]

He married Lillie Violetta.

They lived at 87 Stainland Road, West Vale.

During World War I, he served as a Sapper with the 134th Army Troops Company Royal Engineers.

He died 16th October 1917 (aged 27).

He was buried at the Canada Farm Cemetery, Belgium [III D 40].

He is remembered on the Memorial at Clay House, Greetland

Sutcliffe, Herbert
[1891-1917] Son of John Sutcliffe.

Born in Hebden Bridge.

He was a warehouseman (fustian manufacture) with Richard Thomas & Sons [1911].

He was engaged to Miss L. Cockcroft of Salem Mill Yard, Hebden Bridge.

During World War I, he enlisted with other Hebden Bridge lads [September 1914], and he served as a Gunner. with C Battery 91st Brigade Royal Field Artillery.

He trained at Aldershot, Deepcut & Salisbury Plain.

He was killed by a shell [11th March 1917] (aged 25).

He was buried at the A. I. F. Burial Ground, Flers, France [V D 19].

He is remembered on a memorial in Mount Zion Methodist Church, Mytholmroyd and Scout Road Wesleyan Chapel, Mytholmroyd, and in the book Royd Regeneration

Sutcliffe, Herbert
[1894-1978] Yorkshire and England cricketer.

On 30th November 1931, he attended a prize-giving ceremony at the Halifax & District Amateur Cricket Association

Sutcliffe, Herbert
[1895-1918] Of Hebden Bridge.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 20th Battalion Royal Fusiliers.

After 9 months' service, he was discharged with broken health and shattered nerves.

He died in a nursing home in Blackpool [14th September 1918] (aged 23).

He was buried at Heptonstall Slack Baptist Cemetery

He is remembered on the Memorial at Octagonal Methodist Chapel, Heptonstall

Sutcliffe, Herbert
[1899-1918] Son of James Arthur Sutcliffe.

Born in Ripponden / Soyland.

He was a part-time scholar and working on his father's farm [1911].

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 50th Battalion Machine Gun Corps (Infantry).

He was killed in action in France / Flanders [27th May 1918] (aged 19).

He is remembered on the Soissons Memorial, France, and on Ripponden War Memorial

Sutcliffe, Herbert Ambler
[1862-1926] Son of Ann Sutcliffe and (possibly) Alfred Ambler.

Born in Ovenden.

He was Secretary of Bolton Brow Working Men's Club.

In 1889, he married (1) Ann, daughter of Manoah Ackroyd, in Sowerby Bridge.

Children:

  1. Albert
  2. Fred
  3. Edgar
  4. Lily
  5. Ambler
  6. Emily
  7. Thomas
  8. Harry

He was Secretary of the Sowerby Bridge Working Men's Club & Institute for 30 years [1917].

In 1920, he married (2) Henrietta Eastwood.

Members of the family were buried at Sowerby Bridge Cemetery. Their granddaughter, Marjorie Sutcliffe, is buried in the same grave.

Sutcliffe, Herbert Ernest
[1881-1916] Stepson of George Edward North.

He was an iron moulder's apprentice [1901] / employed by Wadsworth & Schofield.

In [Q1] 1912, he married Hannah Greenwood.

They lived at 26 Johnson Street, Pellon Lane.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 10th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

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

He was buried at the Adanac Military Cemetery, Miraumont, France [I H 8].

He is remembered on the Memorial at Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, and on the Memorial at King Cross Methodist New Connexion Chapel

Sutcliffe, Herbert H.
[18??-19??] Nephew of William Pogson.

On his uncle's retirement, the business passed to Herbert.

He was a member of the Halifax School Board, Halifax Town Council, and the Halifax Board of Guardians

Sutcliffe, Ingham
[1844-1907] Of Brighouse.

Son of John Sutcliffe.

He and his brothers worked with their father at Little John Mill, Clifton Common. When his father died, Ingham work for Ramsden, Camm & Company Limited at Leopold Works, Brighouse.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. son
  2. daughter
  3. daughter

He was buried at Brighouse Cemetery

Sutcliffe, Irvine
[1896-1916] Records of his birth and his CWGC record give his name as Vine Sutcliffe.

He lived at 35 Mount Street, Boothtown.

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

He was killed in action at Mons [13th July 1916]

He is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial, France [6A & 6B], on the Memorial at Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, and on the Memorial at Akroydon Wesleyan Methodist Chapel

Sutcliffe, Isaac
[1831-1860] (Possibly) son of Simeon Sutcliffe.

He was a stone mason [1851] / a mason [1860].

He lived at Chapeltown, Halifax.

He committed suicide 24th June 1860.

The Leeds Mercury [Thursday June 28 1860] reported


A mason named Isaac Sutcliffe, residing in Chapeltown, Halifax, committed suicide by cutting his throat with a razor.

The deceased lived with a woman named Hird (not his wife), and on Sunday forenoon sent her out to get a little hot water he wanted to use in shaving.

When she returned, she found he had inflicted the wound, which proved fatal in about an hour.

From evidence given at the inquest it seemed that the deceased had been ill for some days and suffered excruciating pain in his chest.

The jury returned a verdict that he had killed himself in a fit of insanity brought on by illness

 

Members of the family were buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot Number 2985]

Sutcliffe, J. & W.
Landlords of the Rose & Crown, Halifax [1848].

In September 1848, they were fined £1 plus 9/6d costs for having company drinking in their house during divine service on Sunday afternoon

Sutcliffe, J.
[18??-18??] Dyer at Halifax.

In August 1865, he was declared bankrupt

Sutcliffe, J.
[18??-19??] Beerhouse keeper at Halifax.


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

 

In January 1875, he went into liquidation

Sutcliffe, Captain J. E.
[18??-19??] He lived at Todmorden Hall [1919].

In 19??, he married Unknown.

Children:

  1. son [b 1919]

Sutcliffe, J. Raymond
[19??-19??]

He lived at Pyenot House, Lightcliffe.

He married Anne C Norris.

Children:

  1. a daughter [b 1939]
  2. Jane Margaret [b 1941] who married [1961?] Timothy Peter Thompson

Sutcliffe, J. W.
[1???-1953] Councillor. He bought Lower Cragg Hall, Cragg Vale from Christopher Rawson.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Philip

Sutcliffe, Jack
[18??-19??] He owned Central Garage (Halifax) Limited and Cengar Universal Tool Company.

He married Unknown.

They lived at Hipperholme

Sutcliffe, Jack
[1913-1942] Son of Sarah Ann & Frank Sutcliffe of Boothtown, Halifax.

During World War II, he served as a Sergeant with the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve.

He died 24th March 1942 (aged 29).

He was buried at the Montrose (Sleepyhillock) Cemetery, Angus, Scotland [7 C Coll Grave 66]

Sutcliffe, Jackson
[1850-1917] Son of Hannah & Samuel Sutcliffe of Todmorden.

He was a cotton manufacturer employing 32 people [1881] / a cotton manufacturer [1891] / partner in Sutcliffe & Greenwood [1905] / one of the first Aldermen of the Borough of Todmorden [1896-1899].

In [Q1] 1874, he married (1) Jane Barnes [1847-1892] in Todmorden.


Jane was the daughter of Hannah and Samuel Barnes of Priest Well, Todmorden
 

Children:

  1. Wilfred [1875-1???] who married [Todmorden Q4 1899] Mary Ann Crossley [1875-1???]
  2. Gilbert [1879-1???] who married in [Todmorden Q2 1901] Sarah Sutcliffe [1878-1???]
  3. Arnold [1881-1957 who married in [Warwickshire Q4 1904] Ruth Fletcher [1883-1???]
  4. Jessica Muriel [1888-1964] who married [Todmorden Q1 1918] Harold Dawson

Jane died [Q4] 1892 (aged 45).

In April 1894, he married Martha in Altrincham, Cheshire.


Martha was the widow of Mr Renwick
 

The family lived at

  • Lineholme, Todmorden [1881]
  • Kitson Wood Road, Todmorden [1891]
  • Lineholme Villas, Todmorden [1899]
  • Park Avenue, Bucklow Cheshire [1901]
  • 350 Burnley Road, Todmorden [1911]

Jackson died in Todmorden [23rd December 1917] (aged 67).

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £11,239 9/9d.

Probate was granted to his sons Wilfred and Arnold Sutcliffe

Sutcliffe, Jackson
[1871-1915]

He married Etta.

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

He died 11th January 1915 (aged 44).

He was buried at Elland Cemetery [C 1541].

He is remembered on Elland War Memorial.

After his death, Etta married Mr Rawnsley. They lived at 13 Brooksbank Street, Elland

Sutcliffe, James
[1784-1852] Son of John Sutcliffe.

Born at the Bay Horse, Cross Stone.

He was a shoemaker by trade (a James Sutcliffe shoemaker is listed at Salford, Todmorden [1824]) / innkeeper at the Bay Horse, Cross Stone [1820s, 1841, 1845, 1851, 1852]

He married Sally Ogden. He was a widower by 1841.

Children:

  1. John
  2. Samuel [1816-1849]
  3. Mary [1827-1846]
  4. Grace
  5. Mary

The family lived at Lower Cross Stone, Stansfield [1851]. They lived variously at Friths, Knowlwood and Butcherhill (in Walsden), James working as a shoe maker then later took over the Bay Horse at Cross Stone somewhere between 1821 and 1828 and remained there till the end.

Living with James in 1851 were his son John, John's wife and widow Susan Sutcliffe [aged 65] (annuitant).

After the death of his brother William, William's widow moved to live permanently at the Bay Horse with James.

Members of the family were buried at St Paul's Church, Cross Stone [in the Old Yard]

Sutcliffe, James
[18??-1???] Wholesale and retail joiner and cabinet maker. In 1872, he acquired an earlier business in Dungeon Street, Halifax. In 1875, he moved to a showroom at 43 Stannary Street and the workshop at 44 Greenwood Street, Halifax. He was involved in local social, philanthropic and religious life. He was a steward at Pellon Lane Primitive Methodist Chapel

Sutcliffe, James
[18??-1???] Partner in James Sutcliffe & Sons

Sutcliffe, James
[18??-18??] A manufacturer at Industrial Street, Todmorden.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Sarah Ann [1853-1900] who married Sugden Sutcliffe
  2. James William

Sutcliffe, James
[1810-1864] Son of Judith [née Stansfield] [1779-1843] and Robert Sutcliffe [1761-1832].

Woolstapler of Newlands, Warley.

He wrote poems for the local newspapers

In 1845, he had a warehouse in Cheapside, Halifax.

He fathered 7 illegitimate children by 3 different mothers.

In 1831, he married Susan Birtwhistle [1810-1874].

Children:

  1. Edwin [1830-1869] who was a wool sorter and born before his parents' marriage

James maintained a mistress, Martha Cordingley, to whom he left the furniture and all household effects in the house at Heworth, near York. Martha lived there with James's 4 illegitimate children: Fred [1846-1875], Thomas [1854-1???], Henry, and Emma

He had another liaison with Martha Collins of Blackpool, the mother of 2 more of James's illegitimate children: William and Fanny

His will provided for his several offspring together with charity bequests for the Halifax Ragged School, the Halifax Infirmary, Albion Street School, Halifax, and the Halifax Auxiliary of the British and Foreign Bible Society.

James was buried in the unconsecrated area of Halifax General Cemetery. His son, Edwin, was also buried in the unconsecrated area of the Cemetery. His son, Fred, was buried next to his father in the Cemetery

Sutcliffe, James
[1824-1889] Born in Warley.

He was a woollen manufacturer employing 39 hands [1871].

On 23rd April 1851, he married Mary Ann Atkinson at Halifax Parish Church.


Mary Ann was the daughter of
John Atkinson
 

Children:

  1. Thomas Albert [1857-1867]
  2. William Arthur
  3. Sarah Ellen [b 1861]

The family lived at

  • Quarry Hill, Sowerby [1871]
  • Ryburn Villas, Sowerby Bridge [1889, 1897]

James died at Ryburn Villas [9th June 1889].

Probate records show that he left a personal estate valued at £1,538.

The will was proved by his widow Mary Ann & and son William Arthur.

Mary Ann died at Ryburn Villas [24th November 1897].

Probate records show that she left effects valued at £157 15/7d.

Administration was granted to son William Arthur

Sutcliffe, James
[1827-1896] Born in Soyland.

He was a cotton spinner [1861] / a cotton spinner employing 25 men, 22 women, 27 boys, 7 girls [1871] / a cotton spinner & doubler master. employs 90 men women & children [1881] / a cotton spinner [1891]

He married Mary Holroyd [1832-1917].


Mary was born in Barkisland
 

Children:

  1. Benjamin [1853-1915] who was a cotton spinner [1896]
  2. Joseph [1857-1858]
  3. Thomas [1859-1938] who was a cotton spinner [1896]
  4. Henry [1863-1886]
  5. Samuel [1867-1869]
  6. James [1869-1923] who was a worsted overlooker [1896]
  7. Ruth Ellen [1871-1901] who married James Sutcliffe

The family lived at

  • West Vale [1861]
  • Lambert Street, West Vale [1871]
  • Willow Terrace, Greetland [1881, 1891]

He died in Menston, Yorkshire.

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £894 19/2d. Probate was granted to his sons Benjamin, Thomas and James [1869-1923].

Members of the family were buried at St Thomas's Church, Greetland.

Joseph & Samuel were buried at Ebenezer Methodist New Connexion Chapel, Soyland

Sutcliffe, James
[1841-1879] Son of Mr Sutcliffe.

He was a roller-coverer.

He married Emma

Children:

  1. Emma Jane [1875-1877] who died aged 1 year & 10 months

The family lived at Handel Street, Halifax.

He had been in a low state of mind, owing to family matters, and had tried to poison himself.

On 30th December 1879, he attempted to murder his wife and then cut his own throat. He told his wife that he should like them both to die together. He struck her on the back of the neck and on the face with a poker. She ran into the street, locking him inside the house, and the police were called. Detectives Newburn and Harland broke in and found Sutcliffe in the coal cellar with a large gash in his throat and a carving knife in his hand.

James died.

His wife was expected to recover.

Members of the family were buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot Number 946]

Sutcliffe, James
[1843-1915] Born in Heptonstall.

He was a soap maker [1871] / a beerseller [1874] / publican of the Thorn Tree Inn, Gibbet Lane [1878, 1881] / a brewer's drayman [1891] / hotel keeper at the Royal Hotel, Sowerby Bridge [1893, 1901] / landlord of the Anchor, Brighouse [1902, 1915].

He married Hannah / Betty [1845-1910] from Norland. It is not clear whether James married twice, or whether Betty is a pet name for Hannah.

Children:

  1. Mary Jane [b 1869] who was a grocer [1891], a hotel manager [1901], assisting at the pub [1911]
  2. Sarah Hannah [1872-1895] who was a cotton reeler [1891]
  3. Emma [1874-1895] who was a cotton reeler [1891]
  4. Ada [bapt 1878] who was a worsted spinner [1891], a hotel assistant [1901]
  5. Clara [b 1882] who was a hotel assistant [1901]
  6. Beatrice [1888-1893]
  7. Florence Dorothy [b 1889] who was assisting at the pub [1911] & married Walter Robinson

The family lived at

  • 5 Crib Lane, Halifax [1871]
  • Haley Green Road [1874]
  • 24 Haley Hill, Northowram [1891]

Living with them [in 1881] were boarders James Heap [aged 53] (barman) from Warley James Whitehead [aged 24] (pianist) from Halifax.

In 1915, the publican at the Anchor, Brighouse is listed as Mallion Sutcliffe. Could this be Mary Jane Sutcliffe taking over after her father's death?

In 1915, her sister, Florence Dorothy married Walter Robinson, who then took over at the Anchor.

James died after a long & painful illness [9th May 1915] (aged 72).

James, Hannah and some of their children were buried at All Souls' Church, Halifax

Sutcliffe, James
[1853-1???] Son of Thomas Sutcliffe.

Born in Halifax.

He was an iron & tin plate worker [1871] / a tin plate worker [1881, 1891] / a tin smith [1901].

In 1876, he married Margaret O'Neil [1851-1???] in Halifax.


Margaret was born in Queen's County, Ireland
 

Children:

  1. Thomas [b 1878] who was a bobbin maker [1891], a brickyard labourer [1901]
  2. William
  3. John [b 1880]
  4. Sarah [b 1887]

The family lived at

  • 2 Briars Court, Halifax [1881]
  • Lodging House, 6 Smithy Street, Halifax [with 22 other lodgers 1891]
  • 13 Nelson Street, Halifax [1901]

Living with them [in 1881] was sister-in-law Jane O'Neill [b  1858] (carpet works fitter).

In 1891, son Thomas was living with grandparents Sarah & Thomas Sutcliffe

Sutcliffe, James
[1857-19??] Born in Mytholmroyd.

He was a railway flagman [1880, 1901] / a flagman-ballast train [1911].

On 1st May 1880, he married Emma Greenwood [1862-19??] in Halifax.


Emma was born in Soyland
 

Children:

  1. Ellen [b 1881] who was a cotton twiner [1901]
  2. Annie [b 1882]
  3. Charles / Charlie [b 1886] who was a woollen finisher [1901], with the Royal Garrison Artillery [World War I]
  4. Evelyn [b 1888] who was a woollen spinner [1901], a woollen blanket weaver [1911]
  5. Harry [b 1892]
  6. Leonard

The children were born in Sowerby.

The family lived at 2 Lilly Street, West Street, Sowerby [1891, 1901, 1916]

Sutcliffe, James Arthur
[1868-1933] Born in Soyland.

He was a farmer [1911].

On 31st May 1897, he married Elizabeth Smith [1863-1949] at Elland Parish Church.


Elizabeth was the daughter of
Jubal Smith
 

Children:

  1. Archer [1894-1949]
  2. Willie
  3. Herbert
  4. Edith Alice [1901-1981] who married William Ellison Hoyle
  5. Frederick Arthur [1903-1962]
  6. Blanche Mary [1908-1992]

The family lived at

  • Water Green Farm, Ripponden [1911]
  • Flat Head Soyland [1919]
  • 33 Hollins Lane, Sowerby Bridge

James Arthur died 9th July 1933 (aged 64).

Elizabeth died 31st May 1949 (aged 86).

Members of the family were buried at St Mary's Church, Cottonstones

Sutcliffe, James Henry
[1???-19??] JP.

He was Mayor of Todmorden [1926-1927]

Sutcliffe, James Henry
[18??-19??] Partner in the architects Sutcliffe & Sutcliffe

Sutcliffe, James Henry
[1891-1917] Son of Edward Sutcliffe.

Born in Halifax.

He was a woollen weaver [1911] / employed by Smith & Wood, Parkwood Mills / a member of Salendine Nook Baptist Church.

He lived at Jagger Green.

He had a sweetheart, Miss E. Sykes of West Street, Lindley.

During World War I, he served as a Lance Corporal with the 21st Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)  Machine Gun Section.

He was killed in action at Ypres [4th October 1917] (aged 26).

He was buried at the Bard Cottage Cemetery, Belgium. [V A 39].

He is remembered on the Memorial at Saint Andrew's Church, Stainland, and on the Memorial at Jagger Green Baptist Sunday School, Holywell Green

Sutcliffe, James Pearson
[1806-1875] Son of John Sutcliffe.

Hebden Bridge attorney.

In 1845, he was listed as Clerk to the Trustees of the Mytholmroyd & Blackstone Edge Turnpike. He was one of a number of attorneys who were

commissioned for taking acknowledgements of deeds executed by married women

In 1861, he was listed as a stamp distributor at Hebden Bridge.

He never married.

He lived at Machpelah House, Hebden Bridge [1861].

He died 4th April 1875.

Probate records show that he left effects valued at under £40,000.

The will was proved by his nephews John Thomas & James.

See J. & J. Calvert, Benjamin Murgatroyd and John Riley

Sutcliffe, James Thomas

Sutcliffe, James Thomas
[1896-1917] Son of Isabella & William Sutcliffe of 21 Lees Road, Hebden Bridge.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 20th (Tyneside Scottish) Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers.

He died 9th April 1917 (aged 21).

He was buried at the Hervin Farm British Cemetery, St Laurent-Blangy, France [C 14]

Sutcliffe, James Wade
[1874-1962] Born in Halifax.

He was a partner in James Wade Sutcliffe, Sutcliffe Company [1921, 1929].

He married Miriam, daughter of William Hodgson.

He died in Ilkley

Sutcliffe, James William
[18??-19??] Son of James Sutcliffe.

Partner in S. & J. W. Sutcliffe [1905]

Sutcliffe, Jeremiah
[1807-18??] Son of William Sutcliffe.

Born in Soyland [23rd October 1807].

On 27th December 1828, he married Hannah Whiteley at Elland Parish Church.

Children:

  1. Elizabeth [b 1829]
  2. William
  3. Allen [b 1832]
  4. Ely [b 1834]
  5. Susey [b 1836]
  6. Hannah [b 1840]
  7. John [b 1842]
  8. Mary [b 1844]
  9. James [b 1846]
  10. Lovenia [b 1848]
  11. Whiteley [b 1849]
  12. Jeremiah [b 1850]

The family (possibly) lived at Upper Holhead, Soyland

Sutcliffe, Jeremiah
[1822-1???] Born in Soyland.

On 8th November 1846, he married Leah Tattersall.

The family lived at Lady Well Farm, Soyland

Sutcliffe, Jeremiah Joseph
[18??-1???] Of Sowerby.

He was a joiner [1880].

He married Leah.

Children:

  1. Tamar [1854-1???] who married [19th December 1880] Joseph Crowther Greenwood, (cotton twiner) of Bolton Brow, Sowerby Bridge, son of Thomas Greenwood (maker-up) 

Sutcliffe, Job
[1770-1840] He was landlord of the King's Head, Sowerby [1822, 1834, 1840].

On 14th June 1795, he married Mary Kershaw [1759-1839] in Halifax.

Children:

  1. Mary [1798-1834] who married Thomas Wood
  2. John
  3. Charles [1800-1806]
  4. Ann
  5. William

He died at The King's Head.

Members of the family were buried at St Peter's Church, Sowerby: son Charles [4th February 1806]; Mary [29th November 1839]; Job [3rd April 1840]

Sutcliffe, Job
[1843-19??] He was a travelling draper in Sowerby Bridge / a member of Harrison Road Congregational Church, Halifax / proprietor of a drapery business in Stannary, Halifax / in the cotton trade at Mill Bank / a member of Mill Bank Wesleyan Methodist Chapel / a member of Sowerby District Council.

On 2nd June 1866, he married either Sarah A. Bates or Martha Walker [1843-19??] at Halifax Parish Church.

They had no children.

They lived at

  • Sowerby Bridge
  • Halifax
  • Blackpool

Sutcliffe, Joe
[1885-1918] Born in Ripponden.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 15th/17th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own).

He was killed in action in France / Flanders [27th March 1918].

He is remembered on the Arras Memorial, France [4], and on Ripponden War Memorial

Sutcliffe, John
[1???-16??] Of Northowram.

In 1626, he was required to pay composition

Sutcliffe, John
[1???-18??] Cotton spinner at Clough Mill, Hebden Bridge [1833]

Sutcliffe, John
[1???-194?] During World War II, he served with the Royal Air Force.

He died in the conflict.

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Sutcliffe, John
[15??-1582] Of Mayroyd House, Hebden Bridge.

Son of Robert de Southclyff.

He married Margaret Holdsworth.

Children:

  1. Matthew
  2. Adam
  3. Solomon
  4. Luke
  5. John

He went to live at Grimsby

Sutcliffe, John
[15??-16??] Yeoman of Eastwood Lee, Stansfield.

On 21st January 1623/4, he bequeathed 40/- each to the curates of Heptonstall Church and Cross Stone Church and 40/-

towardes the reparacon of Croston Chapel

and £10 to the poor of Stansfield and £5 to the poor of Langfield

Sutcliffe, John
[17??-17??] Coiner of Lighthazles.

James Broadbent gave evidence against him and led William Deighton to Sutcliffe's home where he was arrested and sent to York Assizes. He was imprisoned at York Castle [30th August 1769]

Sutcliffe, John
[17??-17??] Churchwarden at Midgley [1748, 1750]

Sutcliffe, John
[17??-18??] Coalminer of Northowram.

On 3rd June 1799, he married Susannah Cockroft of Ovenden, at Halifax Parish Church

Sutcliffe, John
[17??-18??] Son of Eli Sutcliffe.

He had a woollen business in Stainland.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Eli

Sutcliffe, John
[17??-18??] Shopkeeper of Stansfield.

In 1783, William Field was executed for stealing from his shop

Sutcliffe, John
[17??-18??] Cotton manufacturer at Guteroyd Mill, Todmorden [180?]

Sutcliffe, John
[17??-18??] Cotton spinner. Around 1805, he built Winters Mill, Stansfield. In 1819, he sold the mill to Rawdon Briggs

Sutcliffe, John
[17??-18??] Of Lower Willow Hall, Sowerby Bridge.

He married Hannah [1780-1840].

He was dead by 1840

Sutcliffe, John
[17??-18??] In 1790, he bought Ovenden Hall

Sutcliffe, John
[17??-1808] Of Stansfield Hall, Todmorden.

He died May 1808

Sutcliffe, John
[17??-1816] A stuff maker. He became the first Pastor at Millwood Particular Baptist Church, Stansfield [1808?]. He held the post until his death

Sutcliffe, John
[17??-1818] JP.

He was a worsted manufacturer.

He married Esther Crossley [1794-1863].

Children:

  1. John Crossley

Sutcliffe, John
[1719-1772] He lived at Hoo Hole, Cragg Vale.

He owned Bell House which he rented to William Hartley.

He married (1) Ellen [1701-1765].

He married again.

There is a brass place in memory of John and Ellen in Heptonstall Church

Sutcliffe, John
[1744-1792] Known as Butch.

Born in Barnoldswick.

He came over to Cross Stone.

He was a butcher by trade / landlord of the Bay Horse, Cross Stone [1772] He married Grace Barker.

Children:

  1. John
  2. Mary
  3. Grace
  4. Grace
  5. Sally
  6. William
  7. James
  8. Thomas
  9. Henry
  10. Robert

6 of the children became licensees.

After his death, Grace took over at the Bay Horse until 1792.

In 1799, she married James Haigh

Sutcliffe, Rev John
[1749-1799] He was ordained by Daniel Taylor [1783]. He succeeded Taylor as Minister at Birchcliffe Chapel [1783-1799].

On 5th September 1787, he married Ann Pilling.

Children:

  1. child
  2. child
  3. child
  4. child
  5. child
  6. child
  7. child
  8. child
  9. child
  10. child

Sutcliffe, John
[1773-1827] Son of John Sutcliffe.

Born at the Bay Horse, Cross Stone.

He married Mary Haigh of Walsden.

Children:

  1. John
  2. Samuel
  3. Sally
  4. John
  5. Thomas
  6. Thomas
  7. Grace

He was a successful carrier by water, and built a large storage warehouse at Shade, Todmorden, with stables and housing, occupying all the land from the road to the canal tow path at Shade Mill. He built Sutcliffe Buildings, Todmorden.

By 1824, he was also a successful carrier by land.

When John finished with his carrying business, his brother Henry continued with it, and then Henry's son Robert took it over

Sutcliffe, John
[1774-18??] Born in Halifax.

He was a retired spirit merchant [1851].

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Joseph [b 1804] who was a rectifier & spirit merchant [1851]
  2. Jonas Moore [1808-1872] who was a rectifier & spirit merchant [1851]

The family lived at 9 Silver Street, Halifax [1851].

He was widowed by 1851

Sutcliffe, John
[1776-18??] Of Heptonstall.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. George

The family lived at Stoneshey Gate, Heptonstall [1841]

He was dead by 1851

Sutcliffe, John
[1777-1833] Of Willow Hall.

He died 9th October 1833 (aged 56) 

Sutcliffe, John
[1780-1847] Attorney. He was articled to James Wigglesworth. In 1790, he opened an office at Mytholm, Hebden Bridge which was the only solicitor's office between Halifax and Rochdale. He also practised at the Old Cock Inn, Halifax, and had offices at Waterhouse Street, Halifax, and Machpelah, Hebden Bridge.

In 1812, he built Southfield, Hebden Bridge.

In 1845, he was listed as Clerk to the Trustees of the Todmorden Turnpike, a stamp distributor, and commissioner for taking affidavits in the county palatine of Lancaster

His business was carried on by his sons William Henry and John Thomas.

On 22nd June 1806, he married Elizabeth Pearson [1783-1855] at Halifax Parish Church.

Children:

  1. James Pearson
  2. Elizabeth [1807-1874] who never married
  3. William
  4. Mary [1812-1870] who never married
  5. Martha Ann [1817-1879] who never married
Probate records show that he left an estate valued at £7,000

Sutcliffe, John
[1788?-1868] Born at Knowle End Farm, Todmorden.

At the age of 17, he enlisted in the army, and was engaged in all the battles of the Peninsula. He was decorated for his services. He was invalided in hospital, and this prevented him from taking part at the Battle of Waterloo. He was discharged in 1818, but recalled for a short time during the threatened Radical riots of 1820.

In 1828, he joined the Glasgow police force.

In 1840 he was appointed keeper of the powder magazine. He held the post until his death on 27th December 1868.

His wife had died 2 weeks earlier

Sutcliffe, John
[1789-1847] Son of William Sutcliffe.

He was known as Blind John, having been blind since an attack of small pox when he was a little boy. His sister Betty obtained a place for him at a school for the blind in Liverpool where he learnt the art of basket making amongst other things. Betty used to visit him there, a long and expensive journey for her. She walked the greater part and travelled by carriage for the remainder.

He became a grocer and basket maker at Knowlwood; a local preacher and class leader in the Wesleyan Methodist Society [for more than 25 years].

In 1824, he married Hannah, daughter of John Walton.

When he lived at Knowlwood in Walsden, he and would visit his sister Betty and her husband Thomas Law at Height Top. It was always a mystery how he found his way there by the rough and steep roads.

John Travis describes Height Top Farm as

quite outside the pale of civilisation, being mainly used as a sheep farm

Sutcliffe, John
[1790-18??] Son of Robert Sutcliffe.

Born in Greetland.

Baptised at Elland Parish Church [25th December 1790].

He was a husbandmen at Hipperholme [1811] / a farmer [1814] / a smallholder / a cotton twister [1822, 1826] / a weaver.

On 17th November 1811, he married (1) Ann (Nanny) Holdsworth [1786-18??] in Halifax


Nanny was born in Shelf & baptised at Coley Church [23rd April 1786], the daughter of William Holdsworth, innkeeper at Shelf
 

Children:

  1. Robert
  2. Harriett
  3. Eli
  4. Hannah [1817-1823] who was buried at Elland Parish Church [13th April 1823]
  5. Mary Ann [1820-1858] who married Thomas Wilkinson
  6. John [1822-1823] who was buried at Elland Parish Church [10th September 1823]
  7. Anna Maria [b Huddersfield 1826] who died in the US

The family lived at

  • Brighouse [1812]

The family emigrated to the US on the Roscoe, arriving in New York [3rd August 1841].

John took US nationality (naturalised) in Passaic County, NJ [26th January 1846].

Nanny was dead by 1850.

On 17th February 1850, he married (2) Elizabeth Gibson [1799-18??] at the Second Reformed Church, Paterson, Passaic, NJ.

They lived at Manchester, Passaic, NJ [1850].

John died at Manchester, Passaic, NJ [after 1850]

Sutcliffe, John
[1792-1861] He was a cotton manufacturer at Harley House Mill, Blind Lane, Todmorden [which he bought about 1845].

He traded as William & John Sutcliffe and John Sutcliffe & Sons.

He married Sally Crabtree.

Children:

  1. William
  2. Thomas
  3. Charles
  4. John
  5. Frederick

The family lived at Harley House, Todmorden [where he died 24th May 1861]

Sutcliffe, John
[1799-1853] Son of Job Sutcliffe.

He was landlord of the Briton, Sowerby [1841]. He took over from his father as landlord of the King's Head, Sowerby [1840, 1853].

In 1851, his siblings Ann and William were living with him before becoming licensees of The King's Head, Sowerby [1861, 1871].

He never married.

He died at The King's Head.

He SBY were buried at Halifax Parish Church [24th June 1853]

Sutcliffe, John
[18??-1???] He had a business in Todmorden [late 19th century].

He married Jane Ann.

Children:

  1. Jackson
  2. child
  3. child
  4. child
  5. child
  6. child
  7. child
  8. child
  9. child
  10. child
  11. child
  12. child
  13. child

The family lived at Ridgefoot House, Todmorden

Sutcliffe, John
[18??-1???] Partner in John Sutcliffe & Son

Sutcliffe, John
[18??-1???] In 1887, he gave land to the Heptonstall Slack Baptist Church for the construction of Heptonstall Slack Baptist Cemetery

He lived at Slack House, Heptonstall [1887]

Sutcliffe, John
[18??-1???] Local architect who designed the Dale Street store for the Todmorden Co-operative Society which opened in 1889.

He married Susannah Greenwood

Sutcliffe, John
[18??-18??] Carrier's agent at Rastrick.

In May 1844, he was declared insolvent

Sutcliffe, John
[18??-18??] Bobbin turner at Little John Mill, Clifton Common.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. R.
  2. Walter
  3. Ingham

Sutcliffe, John
[18??-18??] He was a member of the Halifax Board of Guardians [1869]

Sutcliffe, John
[18??-19??] He lived at Slack House, Heptonstall.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Thomas
  2. Mary Ann [1854-1925] who married John Watkinson

Sutcliffe, John
[18??-19??] Partner in John Sutcliffe & Sons.

He lived at 3 Woodlesford, Pellon [1905]

Sutcliffe, John
[18??-19??] Presented Mount Tabor Recreation Ground to Halifax Corporation

Sutcliffe, John
[1811-1885] Son of Richard Sutcliffe.

He was a weaver [1831] / a coal merchant at St John's Lane, Halifax [1878]

In 1831, he married Mary Stansfield [1814-1878].

Children:

  1. Sarah Ann [b 1833]
  2. Richard [b 1836]

The family lived at Base House, Wadsworth [1841].

The couple were buried at Birchcliffe Baptist Church, Hebden Bridge

Sutcliffe, John
[1812-1854] Son of James Sutcliffe.

He was a labourer [1846] / a farmer of 10 acres [1851].

In 1846, he married Nancy Ann Sunderland [1820-1???] at Cross Stone Church.


Nancy Ann was a weaver of Cumberland Gate, Stansfield, and the daughter of labourer Joseph Sunderland
 

The family lived at

  • Lower Crosstone, Stansfield, Todmorden [with John's father James 1851]

He was buried at St Paul's Church, Cross Stone.

By 1861, the widowed Nancy Ann had succeeded her father-in-law James as innkeeper at the Bay Horse, Cross Stone.

Living with her in 1861 was niece Mary Crabtree [aged 8].

In 1865, Nancy Ann married (2) Thomas Dugdale.

Nancy Ann Dugdale died in Worcester [1880]. She was buried at St Paul's Church, Cross Stone

Sutcliffe, John
[1815-18??] Son of mason David Sutcliffe.

He was a wool comber of Soyland [1838] / a weaver [1841] / a wool comber [1851] / a woollen weaver [1861].

In 1838, he married Hannah Radcliffe [1818-1???] at Elland Parish Church.


Hannah, of Soyland, was the daughter of weaver Uriah Radcliffe.

She was a wool comber [1851]

 

Children:

  1. Robert [b 1839] who was a wool comber [1851]
  2. David [b 1842] who was a wool comber [1851]
  3. Elizabeth [b 1843] who was a card room hand cotton [1861]
  4. Sarah [b 1845] who was a card room hand cotton [1861]
  5. Joshua
  6. John [b 1849] who was a cotton twister piecer [1861]
  7. Hannah [b 1851] who was a card room hand cotton [1861]
  8. Abraham [b 1857]
  9. Emma [b 1858]
  10. Whiteley [b 1860]

The family lived at

  • Upper Holehead, Soyland [1841]
  • Moret Hall, Soyland [1851]
  • Causeway Street, Soyland [1861]

Living with them [in 1841] were Joshua Radcliffe [aged 30] (weaver), Thomas Radcliffe [aged 20] (weaver), Salley Radcliffe [aged 15], and Juda Radcliffe [aged 15]

Sutcliffe, John
[1821-1???] Son of Delia (née Wilkinson) & William Sutcliffe [1780-18??].

He married Jane Brook [1825-1???].

Children:

  1. William

Sutcliffe, John
[1825-1885] Son of John Sutcliffe.

He married Sarah, daughter of Thomas Eastwood.

They had no children.

They lived at East View, Todmorden.

An obituary read


John Sutcliffe of East-View was born at East-Lee, near Todmorden, 30th March 1825. He was the youngest son of John and Sally Sutcliffe the former of whom died in 1861, and when a boy, was sent to school at Cross-stone where he received a sound education which fitted him, when of sufficient age, for taking part in the business of a cotton spinner and manufacturer at Harley House Mills, in which his father and brother engaged – we believe at the same time – at the old cotton mill, Gauxholme, at Eastwood and at Harley House, Todmorden. For some time before his death he had been the sole surviving partner of the highly respected firm of W. & J. Sutcliffe
 

Sutcliffe, John
[1829-1902] Son of Jonas Sutcliffe.

Born 3rd January 1829.

He was a woolsorter and dealer. He had a warehouse in Dispensary Walk, Halifax. His son Tom worked at the warehouse until 1898.

John supported Warley Cricket Club. He was connected with the Warley Cemetery Board.

On 29th December 1853, he married Susannah at Harrison Road Chapel.

Children:

  1. Tom
  2. Ann [1857-1929] who was the second wife of Brooke Rowley
  3. Ruth [1860] who died aged 3 months
  4. Alice [1861-1940] who never married
  5. Sam
  6. Mary [1864-1865] who died in infancy
  7. Emily [1866-1918] who married Pliny Summerskill
  8. John [1869-1923] who died unmarried in Johannesburg, South Africa
  9. Ellen [1871-1883]
  10. Clara [1873-1874] who died aged 11 months

The family lived at

He died 3rd February 1902

Sutcliffe, John
[1837-1???] Son of Eli Sutcliffe.

Born in Stainland [29th July 1837].

In 1840, the family moved to Poughkeepsie, New York.

He was educated in Poughkeepsie, and at the Dutchess County Academy / a clerk in the family grocery store / assistant manager at the Peeksville Blast Furnace [1861] / a Republican / a police commissioner / an Oddfellow / a Freemason

He became an influential figure in Poughkeepsie, a well-known engineer, and was involved in the iron and slate industries in the USA and other parts of the world.

On 26th July 1876, he married Sarah E. Swart.


Sarah's father was William Beekman Swart and the family were old settlers in New York State. Her grandfather, Major Thomas Swart, served in the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812
 

Children:

  1. Paul
  2. Allen
  3. John W.

Sutcliffe, John
[1845-1916] He lived at Hazelwood, Hebden Bridge.

He married Unknown.

Children: sons including

  1. Arthur

He died in Harrogate and was buried at Heptonstall Church

Sutcliffe, John
[1849-1893] Of Midgley.

He was a worsted weaver.

He married Emma Crabtree [1848-1894].

Children:

  1. John

Sutcliffe, John
[1850-1923] Born in Erringden.

He was a farmer [1869].

On 17th July 1869, he married Emma Crowther [1850-1920].


Emma was born in Sowerby
 

Children:

  1. Albert

Sutcliffe, John
[1852-1???] Born in Ovenden.

He was a stone mason [1891].

He married Margaret [1855-19??].


Margaret was born in Ovenden / Illingworth
 

Children:

  1. Sam [b 1875] who was a worsted mill hand [1891]
  2. Sarah E. [b 1879] who was a worsted spinner [1891]
  3. John Farrar
  4. Martha Ann [b 1883] who was a worsted factory spinner [1891], a worsted twister [1911]
  5. Emma [b 1885] who was a worsted factory spinner [1891], a worsted warper [1911]
  6. Edith [b 1887] who was a worsted factory spinner [1891], a worsted operator tampler? [1911]

The family lived at

  • Hanover Street, Halifax [1881]
  • 2 Needle Row, Bradshaw [1891, 1911]

John was dead by 1901

Sutcliffe, John
[1852-1892] Born in Southowram.

He was a delver / a stone quarryman [1881] / a flag facer [1891].

On 4th November 1872, he married Esther Mallinson at St Anne's Church, Southowram.


Esther was the daughter of
Hugh Mallinson
 

Children:

  1. Maurice [b 1873] who was a flag facer [1891]
  2. James H. [b 1875] who was a farm labourer [1891]
  3. Esther [13th January 1877-13th September 1877]

Esther died shortly after giving birth to their daughter Esther [31st Jan 1877].

The family were living with Esther's family at Ivy House Farm [1881, 1891].

John died on the 20th June 1892.

Members of the family were buried at St Anne's Church, Southowram [I 46]

Sutcliffe, John
[1853-19??] Born in Heptonstall.

He was a cotton weaver [1891] / a cotton weaver fustian [1901] / a wholesale fustian clothing warehouseman [1911].

He married Elizabeth [1855-1???].


Elizabeth was born in Heptonstall
 

Children:

  1. Ernest [b 1885] who was a lining cutter fustian clothing [1901]
  2. Dent
  3. Mary Hannah [b 1890] who was a fustian clothing machinist [1911]

The family lived at

  • Law House, Wadsworth [1891]
  • 2 Law House, Hebden Bridge [1901]
  • Law House, Hebden Bridge [1911]

Sutcliffe, John
[1855-19??] Born in Hebden Bridge.

He was an artisan [1891] / a grocer [1901] / a wood turner retired (clog sole making) [1911].

Around 1888, he married Martha [1857-19??].


Martha was born in Mytholmroyd / Erringden
 

Children:

  1. Frank [b 1889] who was a part time clog sole sorter [1901], a warehouseman (clog sole factory) [1911]
  2. Mary Jane [b 1891] who was a sewing machinist [1911]
  3. Herbert
  4. Susy Ellen [b 1896] who was a sewing machinist [1911]

The family lived at

  • Primrose Terrace, Mytholmroyd, Sowerby [1891]
  • Hawksclough Square, Mytholmroyd [1901]
  • 16 Canal Street, Hawksclough, Hebden Bridge [1911]

John died in Todmorden [Q1 1912] (aged 56) 

Sutcliffe, John
[1856-1905] Born in Sowerby.

He was a cotton twiner (cotton spinning) [1901].

On 10th February 1884, he married Sarah Elizabeth Sutcliffe [1861-1929] at Halifax Parish Church.


Sarah Elizabeth was born in Norland
 

Children:

  1. Agnes [b 1885] who was a worsted spinner [1901]
  2. Mary [b 1886] who was a silk card room worker (silk spinner) [1901]
  3. Ruth [b 1889] who was a worsted setter (worsted spinner) [1901]
  4. John Arthur [b 1891]
  5. Fred
  6. Alice [b 1896]

The children were born in Sowerby.

The family lived at 4 Stile, Triangle [1916].

John died 3rd March 1905 (aged 49).

Sarah Elizabeth died 5th November 1929 (aged 68).

Members of the family were buried at St Peter's Church, Sowerby

Sutcliffe, John
[1866-1933] Born in Soyland.

He was a woollen worker [1886].

On 28th August 1886, he married Nancy Ainley in Halifax.


Nancy was the daughter of
John Ainley
 

Children:

  1. Louis [b 1889]
  2. Ethel [b 1892]
  3. Annie [b 1896]
  4. Maurice [b 1898]
  5. Elsie [b 1900]
  6. Percy [b 1902]

Nancy was buried at St Mary's Church, Luddenden [9th July 1932]

Sutcliffe, John
[1883-19??] Son of John Sutcliffe.

Born in Midgley.

He was a gardener [1909].

On 3rd March 1909, he married Mary Lena Horner at St Mary's Church, Luddenden.


Mary Lena was the daughter of John William Horner
 

There is no evidence that Mary & John had any children

Sutcliffe, John
[1885-1918] Son of Mary & Joseph Sutcliffe.

In [Q1] 1914, he married Miriam Jagger in Halifax.

They lived at 1 Stanley Street North, Holmfield, Halifax.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 1st Battalion Grenadier Guards.

He was killed in action [30th March 1918] (aged 33).

He was buried at the Bucquoy Road Cemetery, Ficheux, France [VI E 25].

He is remembered on the Memorial at Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, and on the Memorial at Saint Paul's Church, King Cross

Sutcliffe, John
[1887-1919] Son of Joseph Sutcliffe.

He was a cotton weaver [1911].

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 9th (Glasgow Highlanders) Battalion Highland Light Infantry.

He died 15th November 1919 (aged 32).

He was buried at St Peter's Church, Walsden [New Yard I 75].

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance.

His brother Joseph also died in the War.

The brothers are remembered on the family grave at St Peter's Church, Walsden

Sutcliffe, John
[19??-1944] Son of Evina Alice [née Barnes] & Thomas E. Sutcliffe of Todmorden

During World War II, he served as a Sergeant with 221 Squadron Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve.

He died 24th August 1944.

He is remembered on the Malta Memorial, Malta [15 2]

Sutcliffe, John Arthur
[1860-19??] Born in Halifax.

He was a pharmacist [1911].

A 1900 advertisement announced

J. A. Sutcliffe

Chemist (by examination) 

27 King Cross Street, Halifax

He married Margaret from Llandrillo-yn-Rhos, Denbighshire.

Children:

  1. Robert Vivian [b 1887] who became a pharmacist
  2. Muriel [b 1889]
  3. Margaret [b 1893]

The family lived at

  • 27 King Cross Street, Halifax [1891, 1901]
  • 64 King Cross Road, Halifax [1911]

Sutcliffe, John Crossley
[1813-1890] JP, DL.

Son of John Sutcliffe.

On 24th September 1839, he married (1) Ann Potter at Gisburn.


Ann was the daughter of Richard Potter of Manchester
 

Children:

  1. John Crossley
  2. Thomas [b 1843]
  3. Esther Hannah [b 1845]
  4. Anne [b 1847] who married [1870] Edwards Zohrab Holme on the Isle of Wight

In [Q1] 1873, he married (2) Sibyl Lumb [1811-1890] in Wakefield.

She died 24th July 1890 (aged 79).

The family lived at The Lee, Heptonstall

Sutcliffe, John Crossley
[1841-1914] Son of John Crossley Sutcliffe.

Worsted manufacturer.

He owned property including Peacock House Farm, Heptonstall.

In 1867, he presented the organ to Heptonstall Parish Church

Sutcliffe, John Edward
[18??-19??] On 14th Apr 1887, he married Emma Louisa Turner in Halifax.


Emma Louisa was the daughter of
William Marshall Turner
 

Children:

  1. Fanny [b 1889]
  2. Edith [b 1890]
  3. Mary [b 1895]

Sutcliffe, John Farrar
[1880-1917] Son of John Sutcliffe.

Born in Sowerby Bridge / Illingworth.

He was a stone mason [1881] / a worsted spinner [1891] / a stone mason [1911].

During World War I, he enlisted [10th December 1915] with the Durham Light Infantry. He transferred to the Labour Corps, and was discharged [1st August 1917] as

no longer physically fit for War service

with a pension of 27/6d per week.

He died in Bradshaw (3 weeks later) [20th August 1917] (aged 37).

He was buried at St John the Evangelist, Bradshaw [South of the Church tower]

He is remembered on Bradshaw War Memorial

Sutcliffe, John Farrar
[1908-1942] Of 18 Brighton Street, Lee Mount.

He was a Methodist minister / trained at Hartley-Victoria College / a minister in Westmorland and in Exeter before enlisting as a chaplain before the War.

During World War II, he served as a chaplain / Squadron Leader with 46 Squadron Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve.

He was killed in an air crash in the Near East [18th September 1942] (aged 34).

He was buried at the Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt [3 H 10].

He is remembered on the Memorial at Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

Sutcliffe, John Fearby
[1812-1872] Born in Skircoat.

He was partner in a cotton spinning and manufacturing firm (of 2) employing 136 men, 155 women, 65 boys, 54 girls & 62 children [1851] / a cotton spinner employing 200 men, women & children [1861]

He married Betsey Louisa [1815-1893].


Betsey Louisa was born in Lockwood, the daughter of Betsey & Timothy Bentley
 

Children:

  1. John Bentley [1837-1872] who was a manager in a cotton mill [1861]
  2. Charles Louis [1845-1879]
  3. Arthur Edwin [1847-1894]
  4. Francis Edgar [1848-1928]
  5. Victor Eugene [1855-1933]
  6. Marian [b 1857]

The family lived at

He died at Scarborough Betsey Louisa died in Leamington Spa

Sutcliffe, John Frederick
[1842-1881] Of Harley House, Todmorden.

He married Maria.

Children:

  1. son
  2. Woodward Charles who married [1904] Mary Florence Page

Sutcliffe, John Ingham
[1845-1903] Son of William Sutcliffe.

Of Stansfield Hall, Todmorden.

In 1896, he lost to Sugden Sutcliffe as a Councillor to represent the Stansfield Ward.

On 17th October 1870, he married Betty Mitchell [1847-1918] at Halifax Parish Church.

They had no children.

He died at Ramsey, Isle of Man. Probate records show that he left an estate valued at £42,954.

The will was proved by his brothers William & Arthur.

He left £300 to his wife (plus all household effects and his stocks and shares in the Great Eastern Railway Company, or £2,000, if he had no shares), and an annuity of £350 or £150, should she marry. He left 1/3rd of his property to his brother William, and 2/3rds of his property to his brother Arthur.

John Ingham & Betty were buried at St Paul's Church, Cross Stone: John Ingham [9th April 1903]; Betty [21st January 1918]

Sutcliffe, John Richard
[1???-18??] Corn miller and maltster.

Recorded in October 1877, when, after his death, his estate – including Cliffe mansion, Brighouse – was sold for £5,407

Sutcliffe, John Richard
[1830-1???] Son of Thomas Richard Sutcliffe.

Born in Brighouse.

Like his father, he became a corn miller

Sutcliffe, John Thomas
[1846-1919] Attorney of Hebden Bridge.

Son of William Sutcliffe.

With his brother, William Henry, he continued the family business after their father's death.

He lived at

He died 25th June 1919 (aged 73).

Probate records show that he left an estate valued at £256,443, out of which he left bequests to augment the stipend of the Vicar at St James's Church, Hebden Bridge and for the maintenance of the fabric of the church.

He was buried at Heptonstall Church

He also left money for Royal Halifax Infirmary and Hebden Bridge Nursing Institution.

See Robert Greenwood

Sutcliffe, John William
[1862-19??] Born in Mytholmroyd.

He was a beer & wine seller [1901] / innkeeper at the Millers' Inn, Halifax [1905] / innkeeper at the Horse & Jockey, Highroad Well [1911].

Around 1895, he married Mary [1852-19??].


Mary was born in Mytholmroyd
 

They had no children.

They lived at 6 Back Clarence Street, Halifax [1901]

Sutcliffe, John William
[1869-1945] Son of William Henry Sutcliffe.

Born in Popples.

He was a solicitor. He qualified in November 1897. He practised at Halifax and Holmfield [1901, 1911, 1934].

In 1897, he married Zillah Fielding from Bradshaw.


Zillah was the daughter of Daniel Fielding
 

Children:

  1. William Henry Fielding [b 1897]
  2. Dorothy Jane [b 1899]
  3. Mabel Winifred [b 1901]
  4. Elizabeth Adeline [b 1908]

The family lived at 1 Popples, Holmfield [1901, 1911]

Sutcliffe, Jonas
[1784-18??] Born in Midgley.

He was a weaver [1841] / a wool comber [1851] / a yard man [1856]

He married Sarah [1786-18??].

Children:

  1. William [b 1821] who was a wool comber [1841]
  2. Joseph [b 1821]
  3. Sarah [b 1824]
  4. Thomas [b 1827]
  5. Joseph [b 1821] who was a wool comber [1851]
  6. Samuel [b 1828] who was a cotton carder [1851]
  7. Jonas [b 1830] who was an overlooker (woollen factory) [1851]
  8. Benjamin
  9. Hannah [b 1837] who was a shop keeper [1851]

The family lived at

  • Sowerby Street, Sowerby Township [1841]
  • 24 Sowerby Street, Sowerby Bridge [1851]

Sutcliffe, Jonas
[1809-1881] He was an ag.lab / a farm bailiff [1861]

He married Alice Wade [1812-1883].

Children:

  1. John
  2. Benjamin [b 1831]
  3. Mary [b 1835]
  4. William [b 1838]
  5. Charles [b 1843]
  6. James [b 1846]
  7. Joan [b 1856]

The family lived at (possibly) Brearley Hall, Midgley [1861]

Sutcliffe, Jonathan
[1898-1917] Son of Wright Sutcliffe.

Born in Bradford.

He was a short time frame doffer [1911] / employed by W. Ellis, shoeing forge, Queensbury.

During World War I, he enlisted [1st January 1917], and served as a Private with the 10th Battalion Royal Fusiliers.

He was reported missing and assumed to have died [1st September 1917] (aged 19).

He is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium [28-30, 162-162A & 163A], and on Bradshaw War Memorial

Sutcliffe, Joseph
[1???-1867] He (possibly) married (1) Mary Ann Midgley.

He married (2) Grace

Sutcliffe, Joseph
[1661-1751] He owned Lee, Heptonstall. In 17??, he sold the property to John Greenwood and moved to Stoneshey Gate.

He married Martha Redman [1692-1763] from Cross Ends, Wadsworth.

Children:

  1. Gamaliel
  2. Thomas
  3. John
  4. Joseph
  5. Mercy
  6. Sarah

Sutcliffe, Rev Joseph
[17??-17??] Curate at Todmorden [1726-1731]

Sutcliffe, Joseph
[17??-18??] Brandy merchant at Cheapside, Halifax [1809].

He went on to establish Joseph Sutcliffe & Sons

Sutcliffe, Joseph
[18??-18??] He was Constable of Northowram [1848]

Sutcliffe, Joseph
[18??-19??] Partner in John Sutcliffe & Sons.

He lived at 1 Woodlesford, Pellon [1905]

Sutcliffe, Joseph
[1804-18??] Born in Soyland.

He was a farmer & carter [1851] / a cart driver [1861] / a carrier [1871].

He married Susey [1813-1???] from Soyland.

Children:

  1. William
  2. Martha Ann [b 1850] who was a card room hand cotton [1861], an operative reeler of cotton [1871]

The family lived at

  • Thirst House, Soyland [1851]
  • Moulton Dish, Lower Dale, Soyland [1861]
  • Causeway Head, Soyland [1871]

Living with them [in 1861] was boarder, widowed Mrs Betty Sutcliffe [aged 83] (blind) born in Cleckheaton

Sutcliffe, Joseph
[1805-1907] Born at White Lee, Mytholmroyd.

He was a wine & spirit merchant [1851]

He & his widowed sister Mrs Hannah Wood, and Thomas Henry Croisdale Scratcherd were living at 2 Harrison Road [1851].

On 13th May 1853, he married Mary Ellen Furness [1826-1889] at St John's Church, Preston.


Mary Ellen came from Preston
 

Children:

  1. Joseph George [1854-1927] who was educated at Cambridge University and died in Spain
  2. William Ormond [1856-1944] who was educated at Cambridge University and became a RC Priest

Probate records show that he left an estate valued at £12,000.

He was buried at St Michael's Church, Mytholmroyd

Sutcliffe, Joseph
[1821-1900] Born in Sowerby.

He was a Liberal / a Chartist [in his younger days] / a teetotaller / an anti-vaccinator / a spiritualist / a founder and treasurer of the Spiritualist Progressive Lyceum, Sowerby Bridge / a founder of the Sowerby Bridge Liberal Club / a member of the Sowerby Board of Guardians / a member of the Sowerby Bridge Board of Guardians.

He was a master carpenter employing 8 boys [1871]; a joiner employing 3 men [1881]; a joiner and builder [1891] He established Joseph Sutcliffe & Son Limited.

He married Jane Ellen Binns [1832-1???] from Soyland.

Children:

  1. Lucy Ann [b 1860]
  2. Albert Edward
  3. Arthur [b 1868]
  4. Emma J [b 1871]

The family lived at 18 Sowerby Street, Sowerby Bridge [1871, 1881, 1891]

Sutcliffe, Joseph
[1856-1929] Born in Walsden.

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

Around 1875, he married Mary Ellen [1858-1929].


Mary Ellen was born in Walsden
 

Children:

  1. child who died young [before 1911]
  2. child
  3. child
  4. child
  5. child
  6. Susan [1878-1953]
  7. John
  8. Fred [b 1891] who was a labourer (chemical manufacturer) [1911]
  9. Joseph

The family lived at

  • 9 Rochdale Road, Walsden [1911]
  • 185 Knowlwood Road, Todmorden [1917]

Sons John & Joseph. died in World War I

Mary Ellen died 7th January 1929 (aged 71).

Joseph died 1st November 1929 (aged 73).

Members of the family were buried at St Peter's Church, Walsden

Sutcliffe, Joseph
[1864-19??] Son of Henry Sutcliffe, mill manager.

Born in Hebden Bridge.

He was a carter of Industrial Street, Wadsworth [1887] / a cart driver [1891].

In 1887, he married Elizabeth Robertshaw [1865-1???] at Halifax Parish Church.


Elizabeth was born in Heptonstall, the daughter of John Robertshaw, plasterer
 

Children:

  1. Sarah G [b 1888] who was a tailoress (fustian) [1901]
  2. Mary Ann [b 1890] who was a buttoner for ready made fustian [1911]
  3. Francis
  4. Harry
  5. Nora [b 1898] who was a machinist for ready made fustian [1911]

The family lived at

  • 2 Church Yard Bottom, Heptonstall [1891]
  • 36 Foster Lane, Hebden Bridge [1901]
  • 9 Queens Terrace, Hebden Bridge [1911]

Joseph was not shown in the 1901 census, although Elizabeth was listed as married. Elizabeth was listed as widow in 1911.

Sons Francis & Harry died in World War I

Sutcliffe, Joseph
[1894-1917] Son of Joseph Sutcliffe.

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

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 10th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers.

He died 2nd June 1917 (aged 23).

He was buried at the Railway Dugouts Burial Ground (Transport Farm), Belgium [IV E 11], and in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance.

His brother John also died in the War.

The brothers are remembered on the family grave at St Peter's Church, Walsden

Sutcliffe, Joseph William
[1896-1917] Son of Willie Sutcliffe.

Born in Sowerby Bridge.

He was a noted swimmer / a member of Elland Wesleyan Chapel & Boys' Brigade / a worsted spinner [1911] / employed by Robinson & Whiteley at Kiln End Mills, Elland.

During World War I, he enlisted in Halifax [February 1916], and served as a Private with the 10th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He went to France [August 1916].

He was admitted to hospital & treated for trench foot [November 1916], and returned to his unit in France [May 1917].

He was reported missing and assumed to have died [20th September 1917].

He is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium [82-85 & 162A], on the Memorial at Elland Boys' Brigade, on Elland War Memorial, on the Memorial at Elland Wesleyan Chapel, and at Elland Cemetery

Sutcliffe, Joshua
[1843-1903] GP.

Born in Burnley.

He stopped practising as a GP when he took over the family oil and chandler's business. He was listed as an oil merchant [1871, 1881]

In 1870, he married Frances, daughter of Henry Walker, in Knaresborough.

Children:

  1. Ellen [b 1872]
  2. Jessie [b 1871]
  3. Florence
  4. Harry [b 1875]
  5. Winifred [b 1877]

The family lived at

Sutcliffe, Joshua
[1847-1916] Son of John Sutcliffe.

Born in Soyland.

He was a cotton twister piecer [1861] / a cotton spinner [1867] / a beer seller at an unidentified pub in New Street, Elland [1871] / publican at the Black Swan, Halifax [1881] / publican at the White Horse, Halifax [1887, 1894].


Question: Does anyone know which [1871] hostelry this may have been?

 

In 1867, he married (1) Sarah Bottomley [1847-189?] at Elland Church.


Sarah, of Soyland, was the daughter of cloth-monger George Bottomley.

She was dead by 1899

 

Children:

  1. Selina [b 1867]

In 1899, he married (2) Martha Spencer [1858-19??] in Fylde, Lancashire.

The family lived at

  • New Street, Elland [1871]
  • Common Edge, Marton, Fylde, Lancashire [1901, 1911]

Sutcliffe, Leonard
[1895-1916] Son of James Sutcliffe.

Born in Sowerby Bridge.

He was a member of Sowerby New Road Primitive Methodist Chapel / a woollen mule piecer [1911] / a woollen finisher [1915] / employed by John Atkinson & Sons Limited at Watson Mill, Sowerby Bridge.

During World War I, he enlisted in Halifax [10th December 1915], and served as a Private with the 9th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He went to France [19th May 1916].

He was killed in action on the Somme [3rd August 1916].

He is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial, France [6A & 6B], and on the Memorial at Saint George's Church, Sowerby

His brother Charles was serving with the Royal Garrison Artillery

Sutcliffe, Leonard
[1895-1916] Son of Luke Sutcliffe.

He was a shop assistant (grocery trade) [1911] / employed by Law & Crossley Limited.

During World War I, he enlisted [4th April 1916], and served as a Rifleman with the 16th Battalion King's Royal Rifle Corps.

He went to France [July 1916].

He died 25th August 1916 (aged 21).

He is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial, France [13A & 13B], on Elland War Memorial, on the Memorial at All Saints' Church, Elland, and on a plaque in the choir stalls at Elland Parish Church (where his death is recorded as 27th August 1916) 

Sutcliffe, Lewis
[18??-191?]

During World War I, he served as a Private with the Royal Marines.

He died in the conflict.

He is remembered on the Memorial at Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, on the Memorial at Ebenezer Primitive Methodist Church, on the Memorial at Heath Grammar School, and on the Memorial at Illingworth Wesleyan Methodist Chapel

Sutcliffe, Lewis
[1861-19??] Son of George Sutcliffe, stone miner.

Born in Halifax.

He was a clay miner of Old Bank [1886] / a clay miner [1891] / an underground clay miner [1901] / a clay miner [1911].

In 1886, he married Sarah Esther Simpson [1869-19??] at Halifax Parish Church.


Sarah Esther, of Old Bank, was born in Halifax, the daughter of Eli Simpson, engine tenter
 

Children:

  1. Edith [b 1889] who was a worsted bobbin setter [1901], a worsted spinning (worker) [1911]
  2. Dick
  3. Charlie [b 1894] who was a wire worker labourer [1911]

The family lived at

  • Holdsworth, Ovenden [1891]
  • 34 Back Smith Street, Halifax [1901]
  • 21 Abbey Street, Halifax [1911, 1916]

Living with them in 1901 was Sarah Esther's brother Lewis Simpson [b 1883] (underground clay miner).

Lewis died in Halifax [Q1 1916] (aged 55) 

Sutcliffe, Luke
[15??-16??] Son of John Sutcliffe.

Educated at Trinity College Cambridge [1573]

Sutcliffe, Luke
[1851-1906] Son of William Sutcliffe, weaver [1872] & overlooker [1885].

Born in Stainland.

He was a tin plate worker of Greetland [1872] / an iron & tin plate worker [1881, 1885, 1891, 1901].

In 1872, he married (1) Maria Jane Shaw [1851-1884] at Halifax Parish Church.


Maria Jane, of Greetland, was born in Elland, the daughter of John Shaw, farmer
 

Children:

  1. John Eli [b 1875] who was a wool comber (worsted) [1891], a cloth miller [1901], a dyer's labourer [1911]
  2. Martha [b 1879] who was a spinner (worsted) [1891]
  3. Mary L. [b 1882] who was a worsted twister [1901]

Maria Jane died in Halifax [1884] (aged 32).

In 1885, he married (2) Harriet Sarratt [1859-19??] at Halifax Parish Church.


Harriet, of S??ey Vale, Hipperholme, was born in Nottingham, the daughter of John Sarratt, bricklayer
 

Children:

  1. Percy [b 1888] who was a cotton twister piecer [1901], a mechanic turner (gas company) [1911]
  2. Harry [b 1891]
  3. Nellie [b 1894] who was a worsted twister [1911]
  4. Leonard
  5. Florrie [b 1898] who was a cotton winder [1911]
  6. Frank [b 1903]

The family lived at

  • Eastgate, Elland [1881]
  • 8 Back James Street, Elland [1891]
  • 12 Bath Street, Elland [1901]
  • 7 Bath Street, Elland [1911]

Luke died in 1906.

Living with the widowed Harriet in 1911 were lodgers: Frederick Lord & Kathleen Holmes

Sutcliffe, Mary
[1775-1813] Daughter of John Sutcliffe.

Born at the Bay Horse, Cross Stone.

She married Jonas Turner.

About 1783, Mary and Jonas established the Shoulder of Mutton at Toad Carr

Sutcliffe, Mary
[1843-190?] Daughter of William Sutcliffe.

She was a cotton weaver [1861, 1871, 1881, 1891, 1901].

She (possibly) had an illegitimate son: Edgar Sutcliffe.

Mary died [1906] (aged 64), or [1907], (aged 64) 

Sutcliffe, Dr Matthew
[15??-16??] A native of Heptonstall.

He was Dean of Exeter in the reign of James I. He was the founder of Chelsea College.

In 1851, there was a proposal to erect a monument in his memory at Heptonstall Church

Sutcliffe, Matthew
[1550-1620] MA, DD.

Second son of John Sutcliffe.

Born at Mayroyd, Hebden Bridge.

Educated at Peterhouse College Cambridge [1565]. He was a staunch Protestant and became Archdeacon of Taunton [1586], and Dean of Exeter [1588]. He established the College of Divines to oppose Papist and like-minded doctrines. The Royal Military Hospital, Chelsea stands on the site of his College.

The reading desk at Heptonstall Church is dedicated to his memory

He married Ann Bradley.


Ann was the daughter of Frances (née Fairfax) & John Bradley
 

Children:

  1. Anna who married Richard Hals of Kenedon

In January 1553, Matthew's father put Mayroyd in trust for him. After his father's death, he sold the property to Adam Sutcliffe for £500

Sutcliffe, Medley
[1892-1953] Born in Halifax.

In 1919, he married Annie Pitchforth in Halifax.


Annie was the daughter of
Joseph Pitchforth
 

Children:

  1. Harold [b 1926]

Sutcliffe, Milton
[1888-1918] Son of Mary Ann & James Sutcliffe of Burnt Acre, Eastwood.

During World War I, he served with A Company 10th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He died 27th October 1918 (aged 30).

He was buried at the Tezze British Cemetery, Italy [2 C 11].

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Sutcliffe, N.
[1895-1918] Son of Annie & William Sutcliffe of Gauxholme Stones Farm, Walsden.

Born in Todmorden.

During World War I, he served as a Pioneer with the 42nd Division Signal Company Royal Engineers.

He died 4th April 1918 (aged 23).

He was buried at the Etaples Military Cemetery, France [XXXII A 2]

Sutcliffe, Norman
[1895-1918] Son of Annie & William Sutcliffe of Gauxholme Stones Farm, Walsden.

Born in Todmorden.

He was a member of Christ Church, Todmorden / a blacksmith for Lord Brothers Limited / a territorial with the Lancashire Fusiliers.

He lived at 69 Burnley Road, Todmorden.

During World War I, he served as a Pioneer with the 42nd Div. Signal Coy. Royal Engineers.

He served in the Dardanelles, Egypt and France.

He died of wounds in No.8 (Chicago) Hospital [4th April 1918].

He was buried at the Etaples Military Cemetery, France [XXXII A 2].

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance, and on the Memorial at Christ Church, Todmorden

Sutcliffe, Oliver
[18??-18??] Of Rastrick.

He wrote poems for the local newspapers

Sutcliffe, Oswald
[1896-1916] Son of Frederick Sutcliffe.

Born in Halifax.

He was educated at Rastrick Grammar School [1904-1910], Sedbergh School, & Wadham College Oxford, and intended to become a clergyman.

He lived with his aunt in Leeds.

During World War I, he enlisted and was attached to the King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry.

He was killed in action [3rd November 1916].

He was buried at the Hebuterne Military Cemetery, France [I M 1].

He is remembered on the Memorial at Rastrick Grammar School, on Brighouse War Memorial, on Rastrick War Memorial, and on the Memorial at Saint Matthew's Church, Rastrick

His aunt, Miss Harriet Sutcliffe of Far Headingley, placed a bronze and marble tablet in his memory at St Matthew's Church, Rastrick.

In loving memory of Oswald only son of Frederick and Mary Ann Sutcliffe of Croft Hollow aged 20, killed in action Nov 3rd in France.

The memorial was designed and executed by Leeds sculptor E. Caldwell Spruce, and unveiled by Rev William Mason

Sutcliffe, Paul
[18??-19??] Landlord of the Garden Plough Beerhouse, Elland [1900].

On 3rd November 1900, he was charged on 2 counts of keeping a bagatelle board without a licence, and of permitting gaming on his licensed premises. PC Cook had gone into the pub disguised as a labourer, and saw millhand Fred Sutcliffe and finisher Harry Park playing bagatelle for money.

For not having a licence, he was fined 11/6d, and for permitting gaming, he was fined 10/- plus 9/6d costs. Sutcliffe and Park were each fined 10/- plus costs for aiding and abetting

Sutcliffe, Percy
[1???-19??] JP.

He was Mayor of Todmorden [1938-1939]

Sutcliffe, Rev Peter
[19??-] He was vicar at Yeadon before becoming Vicar of Lightcliffe [2006]. He left in 2008

Sutcliffe, Peter William
[1947-] Aka Yorkshire Ripper. In 1981, he was sentenced to 30 years' imprisonment for a series of 13 murders and 7 attempted murders in and around the district over a period of 5 years

Sutcliffe, Philip
[19??-19??] Son of J. W. Sutcliffe. In 1959, he rebuilt Lower Cragg Hall, Cragg Vale which had been damaged by fire in 1921

Sutcliffe, R.
[18??-19??] Rope and twine seller at Halifax.

In January 1884, he was declared bankrupt

Sutcliffe, Richard
[17??-1???] Coiner of Erringden

Sutcliffe, Rev Richard
[1723-1782] He was Usher at Heath Grammar School [1744], Curate at Southowram [1746-1750], Curate at Lightcliffe [18th July 1750-1752], Master at Lightcliffe School [1756], Curate at Halifax [1756], Master at Hipperholme Grammar School [1770], and Perpetual Curate at Lightcliffe [1782].

With a notice in the Leeds Intelligencer [23rd May 1769], he advertised for


An Assistant to teach the Classics ... at a fixed salary of £20 per annum
 

He married Martha [1720-1786].

They lived at Cooper House, Luddendenfoot.

He established Sutcliffe's Gift.

Richard died 17th March 1782 (aged 59).

He was buried at Lightcliffe Old Church Graveyard [21st March 1782].

Martha died 28th February 1786 (aged 66).

There was a memorial to the couple in Lightcliffe Old Church. This was rescued when the Church was demolished and was stored in the Tower.

See Rev John Sunderland

Sutcliffe, Richard
[1780-1837] Aka Richard Sutcliffe of Raw Royd.

Born in Wadsworth.

He was a weaver [1805] / a delver [1837].

On 26th December 1805, he (possibly) married Sally Pickels [1785-1844] at Heptonstall Church. Rev Joseph Charnock performed the ceremony.

Children:

  1. Betty [b 1806] who married [1830] weaver Roger Sutcliffe [1808-18??]
  2. Sally [b 1807]
  3. Maria [b 1809]
  4. John
  5. Wright
  6. Richard [b 1816]
  7. Jacob [b 1819]
  8. Thomas
  9. Henry
  10. Mary Ann [b 1825] who married John Pearson
  11. Emmadinah [b 1827]
  12. Alfred [b 1830]

Richard died of cholera morbus [21st October 1837].

Sally died of consumption [24th December 1844].

They and other members of the family were buried at Birchcliffe Baptist Church, Hebden Bridge

Sutcliffe, Richard
[18??-1???] He established R. Sutcliffe & Company in Hebden Bridge

Sutcliffe, Richard
[18??-18??] He was Constable of Northowram [1842-3]

Sutcliffe, Richard
[18??-19??] Nurseryman and partner in Sutcliffe & Uttley

Sutcliffe, Richard
[1834-1874] Of Range Bank, Halifax.

He worked as a sinker during construction of the Queensbury Tunnel.

On 10th October 1874, he was killed when the rope broke carrying a cage in a ventilation shaft in the tunnel. He was struck on the head and died instantly.

2 other men – masons – were injured. One of the men died later. The names of the men are uncertain. According to the newspaper reports


Herbert Evans and Thomas Price
 


John Price & Thomas DysonDyson subsequently died
 

Sutcliffe, Robert
[1???-1546] Of Holloke Lee, Heptonstall. He owned land at Rough Head.

He married Emott.

Children:

  1. Robert

His will is recorded in Volume 2 [1545-1559] of E. W. Crossley's book Halifax Wills

Sutcliffe, Robert
[14??-15??] Of Mayroyd.

He married Elizabeth.

Children:

  1. William

In January 1530, Edward Stansfield (supervisor) and Sir Gilbert Stansfeld witnessed Robert's will. In the will, he described Gilbert Stansfeld as

my kinsman

and appointed him as overseer and helper to Elizabeth and to teach and educate William

Sutcliffe, Robert
[16??-1???] Curate at Luddenden [1674]

Sutcliffe, Robert
[16??-1718] Son of William Sutcliffe.

He was a Yeoman clothier and farmer who lived at Greenwood Lee.

He married Grace.

Children:

  1. Sarah [1711-1744] who married George Heartley from Pendle
  2. John [1716-1744]

John and Sarah are buried in the Greenwood Lee Pew in Heptonstall Church

Sutcliffe, Robert
[1665-1728] Of Hoo Hole.

He married Mary Eastwood [1668-1698].


Mary was the daughter of John Eastwood of Eastwood
 

Children:

  1. William

There is a brass plate in memory of Robert and Mary in Heptonstall Church

Sutcliffe, Robert
[17??-18??] Cotton spinner at Slater Ing Mill, Heptonstall [1809]

Sutcliffe, Robert
[17??-1804] A weaver at Blackshawhead.

He imagined that his room was haunted and sent for John Hepworth, a Bradford fortune-teller to exorcise the place. Hepworth poured human blood and hair into an iron bottle and placed it on the fire. The bottle exploded, damaging the house and killing Sutcliffe

to the utter astonishment of the impious exorciser

Sutcliffe, Robert
[1754-1805] He died at Halifax [21st July 1805].

An obituary reported

[He died] after a long and severe illness, in the 52nd year of his age, Mr Robert Sutcliffe, upwards of 27 years superintendent of Messrs Cookson and Fawcett's Carpet manufactory in Leeds.

A man universally lamented by his acquaintances, particularly by the Society of Masons, by whom his character was truly revered.

He filled the Master's Chair and other offices in the Lodge of Fidelity (No 512 at Leeds) with much credit to himself and satisfaction to its members, a few of whom attended his funeral, joined by the members of the Lodges in Halifax.

His corpse was preceded by 26 Sir Knight Templars in their proper habiliments, about 60 Craft masons, with Tylers and every officer necessary to give effect to the solemn occasion, after which followed the Halifax band playing a solemn dirge.

His remains were interred in the burial ground of the Independent Chapel, where a most excellent and appropriate discourse was delivered, after which the masonic Anthem was sung, accompanied by the band

Sutcliffe, Robert
[1758-1844] Son of Hannah (née Smith) [17??-17??] & Eli Sutcliffe [17??-1775].

Born in Greetland.

Baptised at Elland Parish Church [13th August 1758].

He was a weaver [1784].

On 14th November 1784, he married Hannah Park [1763-1843] at Elland Parish Church.


Hannah was born in Rastrick, the daughter of Eunice (née Stott) & John Park
 

Children:

  1. Nancy [b 1785]
  2. Betty [b 1786]
  3. Martha [1788-1799]
  4. John
  5. Sally [b 1792] who (possibly) married [1814] Mr Dilworth
  6. Eli [1795-1870] who was a farmer of 23 acres (own land) at Vicar Park, Greetland [1861]
  7. Nanny [b 1797]
  8. Joseph [b 1802]
  9. Martha [b 1805]
  10. Harriet [1810] who died in infancy

The children were born in Greetland.

The couple were buried at St Thomas's Church, Greetland: Hannah [21st March 1843]; Robert [5th January 1844]

Sutcliffe, Robert
[1790-1853] He was an earthenware maker at Howcans Pottery, Ovenden.
While engaged in his ordinary labour, he was killed by the descent of a large quantity of clay upon him

Sutcliffe, Robert
[18??-1916] Son of Thomas Sutcliffe.

During World War I, he served as a Lieutenant with the 16th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own).

He died of wounds [5th July 1916].

He was buried at Heptonstall Slack Baptist Cemetery [330]

Sutcliffe, Robert
[1811-18??] He was an innkeeper of Hebden Bridge [1833] / a waiter of Heptonstall [1834] / an innkeeper of Heptonstall [1836] / an innkeeper at Main Street, Heptonstall – (possibly) the Black Bull, Heptonstall [1841].


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

 

In 1833, he married Hannah Crabtree at Halifax Parish Church.


Hannah was the daughter William Crabtree
 

Children:

  1. James Crabtree [bapt 1834]
  2. Sarah [bapt 1836]
  3. Thomas [b 1838]
  4. Hannah [b 1840]

The family lived at Main Street, Heptonstall [1841].

Hannah was a widow by 1851. Also listed as Ann, she was innkeeper at the Black Bull, Heptonstall [1861] / innkeeper at Main Street, Heptonstall – (possibly) the Black Bull, Heptonstall [1861] / innkeeper at Town Gate, Heptonstall – (possibly) the Black Bull, Heptonstall [1861]

Sutcliffe, Robert
[1812-1875] Also recorded as Sutley & Sutliff.

Son of John Sutcliffe.

Born in Elland [8th February 1812].

Baptised at Elland Parish Church [29th March 1812].

He was a machinist [1850, 1860].

The family emigrated to the US [1841].

Around 1846, he married Ann [1818-1890].


Ann was born in Ireland
 

Children:

  1. John [1847-1938] who was a turner [1864], a plumber [1920] & married Elizabeth Copet [1865-1946]
  2. Edward [b 1849] who was a turner [1864], a saloon keeper [1880] & married [1878] Julia Mohali
  3. Lawrence [1851] who died aged 5 months
  4. Robert [1854-1897] who was a turner [1874], an engineer, a fireman (possibly) on the railroad). who married [1879] Maggie Halstead [1857-1???]
  5. Joseph [1857-1894] who was a teamster & married (1) [1876] Emma Ferris [1859-1879] 7 (2) [1887] Sarah Speight

They lived at

  • Fishkill, Dutchess, NY [1850]
  • Cold Spring, Putnam, NY [1860]
  • Paterson, Passaic, NJ [1870]
  • 38 Bridge Street [1875]

Robert died in Paterson, Passaic County, NJ [11th May 1875].

He was buried at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Totowa.

Ann died in Paterson, Passaic County, NJ [2nd April 1890]

Sutcliffe, Robert
[1827-1???] Innkeeper of the Hare & Hounds, Stansfield [1861].

He married Martha [1828-1???].

Children:

  1. John [b 1852]
  2. James [b 1856]
  3. Mitchell [b 1859]

Sutcliffe, Robert
[1840-1897] Born in Soyland [6th June 1840].

He was a joiner & carpenter [1891] / a joiner [1897].

On 1st August 1863, he married Mary Culpan [1843-1928] at Halifax Parish Church.


Mary was born in Sowerby
 

Children:

  1. Honoria [1870-1954]
  2. Frederick Charles [1872-1902] who was a carpenter's apprentice [1891]
  3. Robert Edgar
  4. Albert [b 1884]
  5. Mary G [b 1887]

The family lived at Washington House, Sowerby [1897].

Robert died 3rd March 1897.

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £183 8/-.

Administration was granted to his widow Mary.

Mary died 29th May 1928 (aged 85).

Members of the family were buried at St Peter's Church, Sowerby

Sutcliffe, Robert Edgar
[1879-1917] Son of Robert Sutcliffe.

Born in Hubberton.

He was a goods porter railway [1911] / a farmer & greengrocer.

He lived at

  • Ash Grove, Norland with Sarah Elizabeth [1911].

    They are listed as man & wife, but do not appear to have married

  • the Roughs. Norland

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 21st Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own).

He was killed in action when the billets were shelled [4th May 1917] (aged 38).

He was buried at the St Nicolas British Cemetery, France [I B 19].

He is remembered on the family grave at St Peter's Church, Sowerby, on Norland War Memorial, and on the Memorial at Saint George's Church, Sowerby

Sutcliffe, Ronald
[1901-1945] Son of Sarah Alice & Robert Sutcliffe of Todmorden.

During World War II, he served as a Private with the Pioneer Corps.

He died 31st October 1945 (aged 44).

He is remembered at Rochdale Crematorium [Panel 6], and in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Sutcliffe, Sally
[1780-1838] Daughter of John Sutcliffe.

Born at the Bay Horse, Cross Stone.

She married William Crabtree.

They were landlords of the Blue Ball, Todmorden

Sutcliffe, Sam
[18??-19??] See Denham's Patent Bottling Machine Company

Sutcliffe, Sam
[1863-1930] Son of John Sutcliffe.

He married Mary, the sister of his sister-in-law Sarah.

He built Carr Cliffe, Warley [1906]

Sutcliffe, Samuel
[17??-17??] Of Hoo Hole.

John Wesley was entertained at his house when visiting the neighbourhood.

He married Grace.

After his death, his widow married Rev John Crosse

Sutcliffe, Samuel
[17??-18??] Gentleman of Leeming Hall, Todmorden [1824]. Recorded in Baines Directory [1824]

Sutcliffe, Samuel
[173?-1817] Aka Sammy O'Katty's or Sam At Cattie's. A weaver of worsted cloth.

He lived alone at Hawden Hole.

He was strangled and robbed in the Hardcastle Crags Murder

Sutcliffe, Samuel
[1899-1918] Son of Sarah Ann & James Sutcliffe of 2 Hope Street, Todmorden.

During World War I, he served as a Rifleman with the 2nd/7th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own).

He died 22nd May 1918 (aged 19).

He was buried at the St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, France [Q III F 13].

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Sutcliffe, Sarah
[17??-1739] She was married several times.

Her first husband was ??.

Her second husband was ??.

She married her third husband, Rev William Grimshaw.

She was buried at St Mary's Church, Luddenden

Sutcliffe, Sarah
[1854-1914] Daughter of George Sutcliffe.

Born in Warley.

She was a dressmaker.

She married Tom Sutcliffe.

She was said to be a strong character which was considered necessary to curb some of her husband's somewhat spendthrift ways

Sutcliffe, Sarah
[1887-1943] SRN.

Daughter of Mary & Samuel Sutcliffe of 6 Priestwell Street, Todmorden.

During World War II, she served with the State Registered Nurses.

She was a civilian and died 9th March 1943 (aged 56).

She is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Sutcliffe, Sarah Elizabeth
[1862-1923] She married Gledhill Hallas.

She went into business with her brother-in-law Sidney Hallas, trading as The Zelova Soap Company.

The partnership was dissolved in March 1901. Sarah Elizabeth carried on the business on her own account as S. E. Hallas & Son

Sutcliffe, Sidney
[1849-19??] Son of Henry Sutcliffe, twiner.

Born in Soyland.

He was a twiner of Soyland [1872] / a mill operative [1881] / a cotton twiner [1891, 1901, 1911].

In 1872, he married Mary Moores [1851-19??] at Halifax Parish Church.


Mary, of Soyland, was the daughter of James Moores, spinner
 

Children:

  1. James Henry [b 1875] who was a cotton piecer [1891, 1901]
  2. John [b 1881] who was a cotton piecer [1901], a fish merchant [1911]
  3. George Garnet who was a cotton piecer [1911]
  4. Nora [b 1885] who was a cotton piecer [1901]
  5. Albert Edward [b 1887] who was a cotton piecer [1901], an iron forge labourer [1911]
  6. Mary Gertrude [b 1893] who was a cotton winder [1911]

The children were born in Soyland.

The family lived at

  • Netheroyde, Soyland [1881]
  • Shaw Terrace, Soyland [1891]
  • 19 Rochdale Road, Soyland [1901]
  • 19 Shaws Terrace, Ripponden, Soyland [1911]

Sutcliffe, Simeon
[1802-18??] Born in Southowram.

He was a stone mason [1851].

On 28th October 1822, he married Betty Lodge [1806-18??] in Halifax.


Betty was born in Elland
 

Children:

  1. Joseph [b 1825] who was a stone mason [1851]
  2. Sarah [b 1827] who was a dressmaker [1851]
  3. Samuel [b 1829] who was a clogger [1851]
  4. Isaac
  5. William [b 1833] who was a worsted weaver [1851]
  6. Hannah [b 1836] who was a worsted weaver [1851]
  7. Abraham [b 1840] who was a half-time worsted spinner [1851]
  8. Martha [b 1845]
  9. John [b 1848]
  10. Elizabeth [b 1851]

The family lived at

  • Waterloo, Halifax [1841]
  • 8 Foundry Street, Halifax [1851]

Sutcliffe, Solomon
[15??-1609] Son of John Sutcliffe.

Educated at Trinity College Cambridge [1577]

Sutcliffe, Sugden
[1851-1925] JP.

Illegitimate son of Sarah, a cotton reeler from Heptonstall.

He was head warehouseman for Caleb Hoyle at Derdale Mill, Todmorden / in partnership with his cousin Edwin Sutcliffe / in partnership with his wife's brother James William Sutcliffe trading as S. & J. W. Sutcliffe [1905] / President of Todmorden Liberal Club [1902-1908] / a Trustee of Mankinholes Wesleyan Chapel [from 1891] / a benefactor of the newly erected York Street Wesleyan Methodist Chapel [1906] (his name was engraved on one of the foundation stones).

He was a District Councillor, and when Todmorden first became a Municipal Borough in 1896, he was elected as a Councillor to represent the Stansfield Ward. He gained the most votes in his ward, having won 384 votes against 379 votes for Caleb Hoyle and 343 for John Ingham Sutcliffe Stansfield Hall. He became an Alderman and represented his ward for many years.

He retired from the business in 1916, but rather than completely retire, he returned to work for Caleb Hoyle at Derdale Mill, Todmorden as his representative in the Manchester Market.

In 1873, he married Sarah Ann, daughter of James Sutcliffe.

Children:

  1. Elizabeth
  2. Annie
  3. Beatrice
  4. Florence

In 1902, he married Elizabeth Suthers.

They lived at Popples Side in Heptonstall until his mother married Greenwood Saville, a joiner. They all moved to White Platts, Todmorden.

He built Glenroyd House, Todmorden for himself and family.

He died at Prestwich near Manchester [8th September 1925] (aged 74) 

Sutcliffe, Susannah
[1815-1881] Born in Ovenden.

She had several illegitimate children:

  1. John Whiteley
  2. Elizabeth Sutcliffe [1836-1897] who married John Whiteley
  3. Richard Sutcliffe Binns [b 1854]

The father of John Whiteley is unknown. On the marriage records for Elizabeth Sutcliffe & Richard Sutcliffe Binns, their father's name is given as George Binns

Sutcliffe, Rev T.
[17??-17??] Curate at Halifax [1757]

Sutcliffe, T.
[18??-19??] In 1891, he became a partner in his brother's business, A. Sutcliffe & Company

Sutcliffe, T.
[18??-19??] Manufacturer of sun blinds.

Recorded in 1905, when he was at 42 King Cross Street, Halifax

Sutcliffe, Thomas
[17??-1???] Coiner of Erringden

Sutcliffe, Thomas
[17??-18??] Of Ovenden Hall.

On 1st March 1810, he married Elizabeth Ferguson from Little Moor near Halifax

Sutcliffe, Thomas
[17??-18??] Around 1808, he built the cotton mill Stoodley Bridge Mill, Eastwood. The family occupied the mill into the 1830s

Sutcliffe, Thomas
[17??-18??] Cotton spinner at Clough Mill, Hebden Bridge [1801]

Sutcliffe, Thomas
[17??-18??] Of Wood Hall, Skircoat.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Frances [1771-1837] who married James Walton

Sutcliffe, Rev Thomas
[1762-1834] Minister at Luddenden [42 years] and incumbent for 37 years [1796-1834].

In November 1823, he was receiving testimonials from applicants for the post of Master at Warley School.

He died 28th May 1834.

He is remembered at St Mary's Church, Luddenden on a memorial erected by his friends

Sutcliffe, Thomas
[1780-1826] Of Stoodley Hall, Langfield. A member of the Sutcliffe family of Todmorden

Sutcliffe, Thomas
[1782-18??] Born at Great House, Colden.

He occupied Edge Mill, Heptonstall

He married Mary Mitchell.


Mary was the daughter of John Mitchell
 

Children:

  1. Susan [b 1808]
  2. William Mitchell
  3. Hannah [b 1821]
  4. child

Sutcliffe, Thomas
[1782-1861] Son of William Sutcliffe.

He was a member of the Todmorden & Walsden Select Vestry [1838] / a farmer of 55 at acres Midgelden, Dulesgate, Todmorden [1841, 1851, 1861]

Around 1806, he married Sarah Crowther.

Children:

  1. William
  2. John
  3. Elizabeth
  4. Mary
  5. Thomas
  6. Sutcliffe
  7. Josiah
  8. Susan
  9. Susan
  10. Joseph
  11. Sarah
  12. Ann
  13. Emma

He was buried at St Peter's Church, Walsden

Sutcliffe, Thomas
[18??-1???]

He married Hannah [1824-1907].

They lived at New Longley, Norland [1907].

He was dead by 1907

Sutcliffe, Rev Thomas
[18??-18??] MA.

Surrogate. He lived at Royd House, Heptonstall [1861]

Sutcliffe, Thomas
[18??-19??] Son of John Sutcliffe.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Robert

Sutcliffe, Thomas
[18??-19??] Cotton doubler at Kiln End Mills, Elland [1905]

Sutcliffe, Thomas
[1804-1882] Born in Halifax.

He was a butcher [1871].

On 18th December 1843, he married Susannah Uttley at Heptonstall Church.

They lived at Smith Well Lane, Heptonstall [1871]

Sutcliffe, Thomas
[1816-1???] Born in Hebden Bridge.

He was publican at the Travellers' Rest, Halifax [1871].

He married Elizabeth [1819-1???].

Children:

  1. Robert [b 1851]

Living with them [in 1871] were Esther A. Hamer [aged 28], Harry Hamer [aged 6] and Alice Hamer [aged 2] and lodgers James Rutledge [aged 50], James Barker [aged 42] and Alec McDonald [aged 53]

Sutcliffe, Thomas
[1821-1884] Son of Richard Sutcliffe.

Born in Wadsworth.

Around 1855, he married Ellen Towne [1834-1889], daughter of Elizabeth (née Midgley) & Jacob Town. A family story says that Ellen was a lady-in-waiting to the Queen. Her family disapproved of the marriage and disowned her.

Children:

  1. Emma [1857-1925] who was born 8 days after the family arrived in America
  2. Ellen [1860-1933]
  3. Alfred [1864-1934]

In 1857, he and Ellen went to America with his brothers Henry, and Alfred. On 6th May 1857, they sailed on the Nonpareil for Philadelphia. The voyage lasted 6 weeks. They stayed for a time in the Philadelphia area, before the 3 brothers, and Thomas's family, moved to southwest Missouri [1860].

A family story, tells how the brothers bought property – timberland – there, but were swindled out of it by unscrupulous speculators. Disillusioned, Alfred and Thomas returned to Pennsylvania, settling in Derry Township, but Henry remained in Missouri.

He was a quarryman [1870].

He was a well-known runner and took part in many races for prize money. By 1870, he was a semi-invalid, a consequence of his having been drugged before a race to prevent his winning. The drug also blinded him for a time, though he subsequently regained his sight. Brother Alfred helped Ellen look after Thomas's family. The family kept a boarding house for quarry workers.

In May 1884, Thomas fell and broke his left hip at his home in Pennsylvania.

He died August 1884

Sutcliffe, Thomas
[1823-1???] Born in Warley.

He was a draper's warehouseman [1871] / a furniture broker [1891].

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


Sarah was born in Southowram
 

Children:

  1. James
  2. William [b 1867] who was a shoemaker [1891]

The family lived at

  • 1 Parkers Square, York Street, Halifax [1871]
  • 6 Smithy Croft, Halifax [1891]

Living with them [in 1891] were grandsons Thomas Sutcliffe [b 1878] who was a bobbin maker [1891], William Sutcliffe [b 1882], and Harry Sutcliffe [b 1885]

Sutcliffe, Rev Thomas
[1823-1903] JP.

Son of William Sutcliffe.

Born in Heptonstall.

He was Incumbent of Heptonstall Parish Church [1852].

On 18th December 1849, he married Eliza Sutcliffe [1830-1899] of Heptonstall, in Heptonstall.


Eliza was the daughter of Betsy (née Cockroft) & Richard Sutcliffe
 

Children:

  1. Adeline Eliza [1855-1936] who married James Henry Fruhe

The family lived at Royds House, Heptonstall [1874].

He died in Colwyn Bay [11th December 1903]

Sutcliffe, Thomas
[1825-1895] Born in Warley.

He was a mechanic [1874].

He married (1) Unknown.

On 12th April 1874, he married (2) Hannah Hitchin in Halifax.


Hannah was the daughter of
Phineas Hitchin
 

They had no children.

The couple died in Luddenden: Hannah [28th September 1888]; Thomas [25th November 1895]

Sutcliffe, Thomas
[1836-1884] Born in Holdsworth, Halifax.

He was a stone delver [1871] / a farmer [1881].

On 1st December 1860, he married Hannah Greenwood [1837-1921] in Halifax.


Hannah came from Halifax
 

Children:

  1. Henry / Harry [1864-1915] who was a mill hand [1881], a saw mill labourer [1891], a stone quarry labourer [1901, 1911]; never married and died 28th May 1915
  2. Joseph [1866-1921] who was a mill hand [1881], a mechanic [1891], a brick works labourer [1901, 1911]; never married and died 8th October 1921
  3. Alice [1868-1936] who married [1910] Frank Farrar [1867-1951], an engineer's iron plainer, and went to live in Derbyshire
  4. John [1870-19??] who was a mechanic, & married [1890] Lemody Greenhough [1869-1929], daughter of Hannah & Amos Greenhough of Little Horton, Bradford
  5. Mary Ann [1875-1939] who married [1909] to Herbert Bailey [1869-1938], a driller
  6. Fred
  7. James [1881-1966] who was a woolsorter, & married [2nd November 1905] Sarah Jane Kirbyshaw [1877-1932] from Sheffield, at St John's Church, Bradshaw

The family lived at

  • 46 Bradshaw Lane, Halifax [1871]
  • 44 Holdsworth Road, Halifax [1881]
  • 38 Holdsworth Road, Halifax [1891]

Thomas died 14th September 1884 (aged 48).

Henry died 28th May 1915 (aged 51).

Hannah died 10th February 1921 (aged 83).

Sarah Jane died 5th July 1932 (aged 55).

Joseph died 8th October 1951 (aged 55).

James died 24th February 1966 (aged 85).

Thomas, Hannah, Henry, Joseph & Sarah Jane were buried at Mount Zion Methodist Chapel, Ogden [Xm07]. Son James was also buried at Mount Zion, Ogden in another grave without a headstone.

Sutcliffe, Thomas
[1846-1871] Son of William Sutcliffe.

Born in Heptonstall [5th November 1846]

On 5th February 1871, Thomas and some companions were out with a gun and a dog at Callis Wood, Hebden Bridge. Another dog came along, and the 2 started fighting.

Thomas, had his double-barrelled gun in his pocket, and as he climbed over a wall and stooped to separate the dogs, one of the barrels fell to the ground and exploded. The contents lodged in Thomas's side, and he died within the hour.

At the Coroner's Inquest, a verdict of Accidental Death was recorded.

He was buried at Heptonstall Church [9th February 1871]

Sutcliffe, Thomas
[1849-1892] Son of Walter Sutcliffe.

Born in Elland.

He was a jeweller & postmaster at the Post Office, the Cross, Elland [1891].

On 22nd April 1883, he married Hannah Marie Horsfall.


Hannah Marie was born in Elland, the daughter of Mr Horsfall
 

Children:

  1. Florence Beatrice [b 1888] who was a pupil at the Royal Masonic Institution for Girls, Clapham, London [1901] and never married
  2. Kate Evelyn [b 1890] who was a scholar at the Crossley & Porter Orphanage [1901] & married William Hirst [1917]
  3. Thomas Herbert

The family lived at Elland

Sutcliffe, Thomas
[1854-19??] Son of Mr Sutcliffe.

Born at St Saviour's, York.

He was a wool merchant [1881, 1901, 1911].

He married Mary Lucas [1864-19??] in Chesterfield.


Mary came from Dronfield
 

Children:

  1. Thomas Lucas
  2. Francis Lucas [b 1886]
  3. Elizabeth Lucas
  4. Edward [b 1892]
  5. Bernard Lucas

The family lived at Cliff Hill, Warley [1891, 1901, 1911]

Sutcliffe, Thomas
[1880-1918] Son of Dinah & William Sutcliffe.

He married Mary Jane.

They lived at 24 Garden Street, Todmorden.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 1st/5th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own).

He died 25th April 1918 (aged 38).

He was buried at the Sanctuary Wood Cemetery, Belgium [III D 15]

Sutcliffe, Thomas
[1896-1918] Son of Annie & Fred Sutcliffe of 31 Beacon Parade, Southowram Bank.

He lived at 22 Seedlings Mount, Akroyd Place, Halifax.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 20th Battalion Canadian Infantry.

He died 28th August 1918 (aged 22).

He was buried at the Québec Cemetery, Cherisy, France [A 15].

His death was reported in the Halifax Courier [21st September 1918]

Sutcliffe, Thomas Eastwood
[1840-1924] JP.

Son of William Sutcliffe.

He was cotton manufacturer / Chairman of Lord Brothers Limited.

He never married.

He lived at Greenhurst Hey, Todmorden.

On 21st April 1894, a newspaper reported

Mr J. E. Sutcliffe JP of Greenhurst hey entertained upwards of 120 of his employees to tea in the Co-operative Hall, Dale Street, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of entrance upon the works that Messrs Sutcliffe now occupy. During the very pleasant evening, Mr T. E. Sutcliffe gave a brief sketch of the family, when his grandfather, the late Mr John Sutcliffe, commenced business as cotton and worsted manufacturer at Harley House Mill.

On 7th January 1899, a newspaper reported

The employees of Messrs Sutcliffe, Harley House Mill, had a social gathering at Mr A. King's refreshment rooms, Gandy Bridge, when Mr T. E. Sutcliffe esq. JP presented Mr Thomas Barker with a silver cruet, as the workpeople's token of appreciation of his services as one of the tacklers at the mill for the past 10 years

He was buried at St Paul's Church, Cross Stone

Sutcliffe, Thomas F.
[1???-18??] Of Willow Lodge, Halifax.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Marianne Burton [1840-1855] who died at Matlock Bath

Sutcliffe, Thomas Henry
[1864-19??] Son of William Sutcliffe, weaver.

Born in Stansfield.

He was a weaver of Hebden Bridge [1886] / a cotton warp dresser [1891, 1901]. In 1886, he married Mary Hodgson [1864-1???] at Halifax Parish Church.


Mary, of Charlestown, Stansfield, was born in Hebden Bridge, the daughter of Gregory Ackroyd Hodgson, school master
 

Children:

  1. William G [b 1887] who was a cotton cloth warehouse worker [1901]
  2. Garnet [b 1889]
  3. twins Arnold
  4. Florence [1891-1892]
  5. Edith A [b 1893]

The family lived at

  • Co-op Buildings, Hebden Bridge [1891]
  • 312 Halifax Road, Stansfield, Todmorden [1901]
  • 69 Lowton Street, Radcliffe, Manchester [1915]

Living with them [in 1891] was sister Sarah Ann Sutcliffe [b  1858] (cotton weaver) 

Sutcliffe, Thomas Henry
[1881-1917] Nephew of John Thomas of Springfield, Midgley.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 2nd/7th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He died 17th September 1917 (aged 36).

He was buried at the Favreuil British Cemetery, France [I F 21].

He is remembered on Luddenden & Midgley War Memorial

Sutcliffe, Thomas Herbert
[1892-1956] Son of Thomas Sutcliffe.

He lived at Wynthorpe. Albert Street, Elland [1956].

He died 19th August 1956.

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £1,294 2/3d to his sister Florence Beatrice

Sutcliffe, Thomas Lucas
[1884-19??] Eldest son of Thomas Sutcliffe.

He was a wool merchant [1911] / partner in Sutcliffe & Company / a wool merchant with T. Lucas Sutcliffe.

On 19th July 1911, he married ZaidÉ Brown.


Zaidé came from Hull
 

Sutcliffe, Thomas Richard
[1801-1864] Son of Mr Sutcliffe.

Born in Skircoat.

He was a corn miller at Hipperholme-cum-Brighouse / a farmer of 66 acres employing 4 men [1861] / a corn miller employing 22 men and 3 boys [1861] / a maltster employing 50 men [1861] / a partner in T. R. Sutcliffe & Sons / a partner in the Halifax Commercial Banking Company [1853].

In 1829, he sold the flour milling business to Thomas Sugden.

In May 1861, he was sworn in as a member of the grand jury of the West Riding Intermediate Sessions.

He married Hannah [1806-18??].

Children:

  1. Thomas William
  2. John Richard
  3. Edward
  4. Owen [1834-1848]
  5. Sarah [b 1837]
  6. Fanny [b 1838]
  7. Hannah [b 1840]
  8. Harriet [1841-1930] who never married
  9. Frederick

The family lived at

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

Sutcliffe, Thomas Walker
[1897-1915] Of 1 West Brook Terrace, Halifax.

Born in Halifax [Q1 1897].

He was educated at the Halifax Blue Coat School.

During World War I, he served with the Royal Marine Light Infantry.

He was killed in the Dardanelles [1st June 1915].

He is remembered on the Memorial at Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, on the Blue Coat School Memorial - which says he was on HMS Victory – and on the Halifax Parish Church Church Members (WWI) Memorial

Sutcliffe, Thomas William
[1829-1???] Son of Thomas Richard Sutcliffe.

Born in Brighouse.

He was a Land Surveyor [1851], and a corn miller and maltster [1861]. He was a partner in T. R. Sutcliffe & Sons [1865].

He married Isabella Ann

Sutcliffe, Thomas William
[1895-1918] Of 22 Seedlings Mount, Halifax.

He emigrated to Canada [1908].

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 20th Battalion Canadian Contingent.

He was killed in action [1st September 1918] (aged 23).

He is remembered on the Memorial at Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, and on the Halifax Parish Church Church Members (WWI) Memorial

Sutcliffe, Titus
[18??-1???] He was a beer retailer at 6 King Cross Street, Halifax [1880]


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

 

Sutcliffe, Rev Tobit
[1718-1803] Aka Tobias.

Curate at Cross Stone [1744-1745] and Curate at Heptonstall [1744-1803].

He was at Heptonstall during the period when John Wesley visited the area. He was initially first hostile to Wesley, but he later changed his attitude. An entry in Wesley's Journal for 18th April 1774 says


The minister of Heptonstall [still Tobit Sutcliffe] sent me word that I was welcome to preach in his church. It was with difficulty we got up the steep mountain; and when we were upon it the wind was ready to bear us away. The church was filled, not with curious but serious hearers. No others would face so furious a storm
 

He died 23rd February 1803.

He was buried near the altar at Heptonstall Church

Sutcliffe, Tom
[18??-191?] Of Todmorden.

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

He died in the conflict.

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Sutcliffe, Tom
[1855-1930] Son of John Sutcliffe of Windle Royd, Warley.

Born 30th June 1855.

He wrote and photographed much about Warley and the Upper Calder Valley.

Sutcliffe, Vine
[1896-1916] Son of Mary Elizabeth & Charles Herbert Sutcliffe of 62 Lower Hollins, Sowerby Bridge.

Born in Luddendenfoot [6th October 1896]

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

He was killed in action [13th July 1916].

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

Sutcliffe, Vivian
[18??-19??] Of Thomas Sutcliffe & Son.

He lived at Brentwood, Hebden Bridge [1905]

Sutcliffe, W.
[18??-191?] Of Todmorden.

During World War I, he served with the Lancashire Fusiliers.

He died in the conflict.

He is remembered in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Sutcliffe, W.
[1886-1917] Son of Ellis Sutcliffe of Halifax.

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

He died 19th October 1917 (aged 31).

He was buried at the Nine Elms British Cemetery, Belgium [VI C 15]

Sutcliffe, Wallace
[1893-1969] MM.

Son of Fred Sutcliffe.

Born in Halifax.

He was a woolsorter at John Foster & Son Limited.

In 1914, he married Agnes Lemmady Sutcliffe in Halifax.

Children:

The family lived at

  • 29 Clarendon Place, Ambler Thorn [1914]
  • Beggarington, Ambler Thorn

During World War I, he enlisted in Bradford [November 1914], and served as a Corporal with the 6th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment.

He was awarded the Military Medal & Ribbons for bravery on the 1st of September 1916.

He was promoted to Corporal in the field [October 1916].

He was shot in the shoulder [November 1916], sent back to England [December 1916], and discharged [June 1917] as

no longer physically fit for war service"

He died in Bradford [1969] (aged 77) 

Sutcliffe, Walter
[1861-1???] Son of Samuel Sutcliffe (clogger).

He was a jeweller of St James's Road, Halifax [1885].

On 29th January 1885, he married Emily Mallinson in Halifax.


Emily was the daughter of
Eliza Ann Mallinson
 

Sutcliffe, Walter
[1886-1917] Of Morpeth Street, Charlestown, Halifax.

Son of Ellis Sutcliffe.

He was a dyer's labourer.

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

He died of wounds [18th October 1917] (aged 31).

He was buried at the Nine Elms British Cemetery, Belgium [VI C 15.]

He is remembered on the Memorial at Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance.

His brother Ellis Sutcliffe also died in the War

Sutcliffe, Wilfred
[1897-1919] He enlisted [8th January 1914], and served as a Private with the Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He was discharged 11th November 1916 as no longer fit for service on account of TB in his right lung.

He received a pension of 13/9d per week.

He is remembered on Elland War Memorial

Sutcliffe, William
[1???-18??] Solicitor of Hebden Bridge [1841]

See Henry Foster

Sutcliffe, William
[1???-182?] He was a weaver of Blackleygate, Erringden.

He married Fanny [1795-1???].

Children:

  1. Edward

Sutcliffe, William
[16??-17??] Yeoman clothier.

The family lived at

In May 1696, he acquired Stansfield Hall, Todmorden from Elkanah Horton.

He married Sarah.

Children:

  1. Sarah [16??-1696] who married John Crossley
  2. William
  3. Robert
  4. John who lived at Higher Ashes, Cross Stone

See Stansfield Hey, Ripponden

Sutcliffe, William
[16??-17??] Son of William Sutcliffe.

He lived at Stansfield Hall, Todmorden [1712]

Sutcliffe, William
[1698-1???] Son of Robert Sutcliffe.

Baptised at Heptonstall.

On 26th February 1716, he married Dorothy Godby at Coley

Sutcliffe, William
[17??-1???] Of Leeming Hall, Todmorden. Recorded on 13th February 1779, when he was allowed – by Todmorden Turnpike Roads – the sum of £26 5/- for road widening by 2 yards from his old barn to the gateway near Leeming Hall

Sutcliffe, William
[17??-1???] He married Susan, daughter of Samuel Fielden.

Children:

Sutcliffe, William
[17??-1???] Of Heptonstall.

He married (1) Unknown.

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

Sutcliffe, William
[17??-1???] Of Wood Bottom.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Martha who married Samuel Sowden

Sutcliffe, William
[17??-18??] Hatter in Halifax [1791]

Sutcliffe, William
[17??-18??] Merchant at Ovenden.

In July 1805, he was declared bankrupt

Sutcliffe, William
[17??-18??] He built Salt Pie Mill, Heptonstall

Sutcliffe, William
[17??-1803] Of Field Head, Stansfield.

In 1796, he bought the Great House, Colden.

Partner in George Widdop & Company.

He married Grace, daughter of Henry Greenwood.

Children:

  1. William [1772-1806]
  2. Mary who married John Foster
  3. Grace [1781-1805]
  4. John [1784-1805]

A newspaper notice on 11th May 1805, announced

DEATH: On [4th May 1805], Mr Sutcliff, of Field Head, near Halifax: his father, mother, and sister, have all died within a few months

Sutcliffe, Rev William
[17??-1833] A Wesleyan Minister at Halifax.

He wrote a pamphlet entitled The Trail of Cain

Sutcliffe, William
[1750-1???]

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Betty [1775-1866] who married Thomas Law
  2. John

Sutcliffe, William
[1772-18??] Son of John Sutcliffe.

Born in Soyland.

He married Elizabeth (Betty) [1772-18??].

Children:

  1. Jeremiah

Sutcliffe, William
[1775-1837] He married (1) Sally Gibson.

Children:

  1. Anna [1807-1848] who married James Greenwood

He married (2) Mary Eastwood.


Mary was the daughter of William Eastwood
 

Children:

  1. Thomas

Sutcliffe, William
[1776-1854] of Wood Lane Hall, Sowerby.

He married Betty.

Children:

  1. Sarah who married James Thomas Berry

He was buried at Heptonstall Church with the family of James Thomas Berry

Sutcliffe, William
[1777-1840] He married Sarah [1787-1820].

Children:

  1. Emma [1810-1837]
  2. Maria [1813-1840]
  3. William
  4. Sarah [1818-1833]

The family lived at Lower Laithe, Stansfield [1818, 1840].

Sarah died 20th April 1820 (aged 33).

William died 16th March 1840 (aged 63).

Members of the family were buried at St Paul's Church, Cross Stone

Sutcliffe, William
[1782-1838] Known as Old Butch or Will Butch.

Son of John Sutcliffe.

Born at the Bay Horse, Cross Stone.

He married Susan, daughter of Jeremiah Bottomley.

Children:

  1. Susan

He was landlord of the Lord Nelson, Cheapside Todmorden [from before 1818 till his death].

When he died, his widow moved to live permanently at the Bay Horse with his brother James

Sutcliffe, William
[1786-18??]

On 29th October 1812, he married Mary Ann Midgley.

Children:

  1. Grace

Sutcliffe, William
[1790-18??] He served with the 2nd Battalion 84th Foot York & Lancaster Regiment in the Peninsular War

Sutcliffe, William
[1793-18??] He served with the 2nd Battalion 84th Foot York & Lancaster Regiment in the Peninsular War

Sutcliffe, William
[18??-1???] He married Mary [18??-1???].

Children:

  1. Sarah who married John Feather

The family lived at Old Chamber, Erringden [1851]

Sutcliffe, William
[18??-1???] Of Rastrick.

He married Elizabeth.

Children:

  1. Hannah [1857-1858] who died aged 11 months
  2. Lavinia [1853-1859]
  3. Annie [1865-1867] who died 7 aged 1 year and 11 months

The children was buried at St Martin's Church, Brighouse

Sutcliffe, William
[18??-1???] Of Halifax.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. Sarah Ann who married Henry Berry

Sutcliffe, William
[18??-18??] Owned Sutcliffe's Mill, Shay Lane [1867]

Sutcliffe, William
[1800-1852] Of Bath.

He was a descendant of the Sutcliffe family of Hoo Hole, Cragg Vale. He owned Scarbottom Mill, Mytholmroyd. He founded Mytholmroyd Church of England School. He was involved in the establishment of St Michael's Church, Mytholmroyd

Sutcliffe, William
[18??-19??] Of R. Sutcliffe & Son.

He lived at Harley Wood, Todmorden [1905]

Sutcliffe, William
[18??-19??] Partner in the Elland Window Cleaning Company [1905]

Sutcliffe, William
[18??-19??] Partner in L. Sutcliffe & Sons.

He lived at Sackville Street, Hebden Bridge [1905]

Sutcliffe, William
[18??-19??] Engineer and machine maker at Hollins Tool Works, Sowerby Bridge [1905]

Sutcliffe, William
[18??-19??] JP.

On 24th July 1907, he bought the Scaitcliffe Hall estate for £5,000

Sutcliffe, William
[1804-1868] Son of Job Sutcliffe.

He was a plumber & glazier [18??].

In 1851, he and his sister Ann were living with their brother John at The King's Head, Sowerby.

He and Ann were licensees of The King's Head [1861, 1871].

He never married.

He died at The King's Head.

He was buried at St Peter's Church, Sowerby [14th May 1868]

Sutcliffe, William
[1807-18??] Born in Stansfield.

He was master at Popples School [1831-1866].

He married Sarah [1809-1???]. Sarah was schoolmistress at the school.

Children:

  1. Jane [b 1831]
  2. Susan [b 1833]
  3. William Henry
  4. Mary [b 1837]

The family lived at Popples, Ovenden [1841]

Sutcliffe, William
[1810-1864] Son of John Sutcliffe.

Born in Stansfield.

He was a solicitor [1861].

On 22nd May 1845, he married Betty Thomas [1812-1899] at Hebden Bridge.


Betty was born in Hebden Bridge, a member of the Thomas family of Broadbottom & Hebden Bridge
 

Children:

  1. John Thomas
  2. James Thomas
  3. William Henry

The family lived at Mytholmroyd [1861].

William died 5th December 1864.

Probate records show that he left effects valued at under £25,000.

[Resworn under £30,000] The will was proved by his brother James Pearson Sutcliffe and John Thomas

Betty died 29th December 1899.

Members of the family were buried at Heptonstall Church

Sutcliffe, William
[1813-1883] Son of John Sutcliffe.

He was a cotton manufacturer of Todmorden / partner in John Sutcliffe & Sons and William & John Sutcliffe.

He owned Harley House Mill, Todmorden.

He married Elizabeth, daughter of Thomas Eastwood.

Children:

  1. Thomas Eastwood [1840-1924]
  2. John Frederick [1842-1881]
  3. Sarah Elizabeth [b 1845]
  4. Hannah Mary [1846-1879]
  5. William Albert [b 1849]
  6. Charles Edwin
  7. Margaret Ann [1853-1898] married to Walter Lord
  8. Florence Edith [1856-1926] who married Will Lord
  9. Catherine Eastwood [1859-1940]

The family lived at Greenhurst Hey, Todmorden

Sutcliffe, William
[1814-1885] Son of William Sutcliffe.

Born in Stansfield.

He was a land proprietor [1851] / a corn miller [1861]

He owned Stansfield Corn Mill [1854].

On 21st June 1838, he married Sarah Ingham at St Paul's Church, Cross Stone.


Sarah was born in Stansfield, the daughter of John Ingham
 

Children:

  1. Sarah [b 1839] who never married
  2. Mary [1841-1892]
  3. William
  4. John Ingham
  5. Anna Eliza
  6. Maria Isabella [b 1848] who married William Henry Petrie
  7. Arthur

The family lived at Lower Laithe, Stansfield [1841 ... 1885].

William died 7th May 1885.

Probate records show that he left a personal estate valued at £30,669 15/8d.

His will was proved by his widow Sarah Ann and son William;

Sutcliffe, William
[1816-1880]

He was a stone getter [1871].

On 6th September 1846, he married Sarah Nowell [1820-188?] at Heptonstall Church.

Children:

  1. Thomas
  2. Betty [b 1853] who was a cotton operative [1871]
  3. William [b 1855] who was a cotton warper [1871]
  4. John [b 1858] who was a labourer [1871]

The children were baptised at St Thomas's, Heptonstall.

The family lived at Winters, Stansfield [1871].

William was buried at Heptonstall Church [17th April 1880]

Sarah was dead by 1891

Sutcliffe, William
[1817-187?] Born in Wadsworth.

He was a worsted weaver [1841] / a hand loom weaver worsted [1851] / a cotton weaver [1861] / a mill scutcher [1871].

He married Betty [1806-1???].


Betty was born in Wadsworth
 

Children:

  1. Sarah Ann [b 1836] who was a jenny piecener [1851]
  2. & married John Jackson
  3. Ann
  4. Mary
  5. James [b 1846] who was a cotton weaver [1861, 1871], a cotton warper [1881], a cotton weaver [1891]
  6. William [b 1849]

The family lived at

  • Top o' th' Croft, Wadsworth [1841]
  • Croft Top, Clough Hole, Wadsworth [1851, 1861, 1871, 1881, 1891, 1901]

Living with them [in 1871, 1881] was grandson Fred Sutcliffe.

Betty was a widow by 1881; William may have died in 1873 (aged 63), or in 1879 (aged 66).

Living with them [in 1891] was grandson Edgar Sutcliffe.

Living with daughter Ann (head of the household) at Top Croft, Wadsworth [in 1901] were sister Mary & nephew Edgar Sutcliffe

Sutcliffe, William
[1831-1879] Son of Jeremiah Sutcliffe.

Born in Soyland.

He was a cotton spinner / landlord of the Duke of York, Rastrick [1861, 1874] / landlord of the Upper George, Rastrick [1879].

On 29th June 1851, he married Elizabeth Stott at Elland Parish Church.


Elizabeth was the daughter of Isaac Stott
 

Children:

  1. Mary Ellen [1861-1931] who married Thomas Blackburn
  2. Emma [b 1864] who never married and lived with her cousin Edwin Stott

William died 15th January 1879.

In 1881, Elizabeth was landlady of the Upper George

Sutcliffe, William
[1834-1869] Son of Ely Sutcliffe.

In August 1855, he married Sarah, daughter of James Sugden, at the Methodist Chapel in Sowerby Bridge. Sarah's brother, John Sugden, married William's sister, Elizabeth.

Children:

  1. Mary Eliza [b 1859] who married William Briggs
  2. Annie Elizabeth [b 1862]
  3. James Sugden [1865-1869]
  4. John Edward [1867-1880]

William died [May 1869] of lung disease, and Sarah died in Greetland [December 1905] of kidney failure

Sutcliffe, William
[1836-19??] Corn miller at Stansfield Mill, Todmorden [1877]

Sutcliffe, William
[1843-1920] JP.

Son of William Sutcliffe.

Born at Lower Laithe, Stansfield.

He was a church officer and warden at St Paul's Church, Cross Stone [for over 50 years] / a corn miller (employer) [1885, 1911].

On 29th March 1913, his employees made a presentation on the occasion of his 70th birthday.

He never married.

He lived at Lower Laithe, Stansfield [all his life].

Living with him [in 1911] were his unmarried sister Anna Eliza, and nieces Edith May Petrie [b  1883] Ethel Winifred Petrie [b 1887].

He died at Lower Laithe [17th December 1920].

He was buried at St Paul's Church, Cross Stone [22nd December 1920].

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £224,693 8/8d.

Probate was granted to his sisters Sarah & Anna Eliza, and Ernest Stansfield (corn miller).

In his will, he left bequests for several of his employees

Sutcliffe, William
[1848-1898] Son of Joseph Sutcliffe.

Born in Soyland.

Baptised at St Mary's Church, Sowerby.

He was a piecer cotton [1861, 1861] / an operative twister of cotton [1871] / a stone mason [1881] / a labourer [1882] / a railway porter [1891]

In 1882, he married Susan Broadbent [1857-1???] at Halifax Parish Church.


Susan, of Triangle, was the daughter of overlooker William Broadbent
 

Children:

  1. Susan H [b 1883] who was a cotton winder [1901]
  2. Arnold [b 1886] who was a silk dresser [1901]
  3. Edith May [b 1896]

In 1881 William and his sister Martha [aged 30] (cotton winder) were living at Causey Head, Soyland.

The family lived at

  • 1 Dam Side, Soyland [1891]
  • Oak Hill, Triangle [1898]
  • Stile, Sowerby [1901]

His unmarried sister Martha was living with the family [1891, 1901].

William was injured in a railway accident and died in Halifax Infirmary [1st April 1898]

Sutcliffe, William
[1850-1898] Son of John Sutcliffe.

On 15th April 1876, he married Alice [1850-1930] at Halifax Parish Church.

Children:

  1. Eliza [1876-1952]
  2. Horace [b 1880]
  3. John William [b 1885]
  4. Edith Hannah [b 1887]
  5. Ada [b 1891]

Sutcliffe, William
[1859-19??] Born in Heptonstall

He built Caldene Bridge, Mytholmroyd

In [Q3] 1886, he married Marian Shackleton [1867-19??] in Todmorden.


Marion was born in Hebden Bridge
 

Children:

  1. Eva Maud [b 1888]

The family lived at Stocks Hall, Mytholmroyd [around 1900, 1911].

Living with them [in 1911] was James Sutcliffe Shackleton

Sutcliffe, William
[1879-1915] Son of Emma & Greenwood Sutcliffe of 558 Victoria Terrace, Eastwood.

Born in Hebden Bridge.

He enlisted in the West Riding Regiment [28th November 1899], and served in South Africa [1900-1902]. He was discharged [29th November 1911] after serving 8 years with the colours and 4 years in the reserve.

During World War I, he enlisted in Bury, Lancashire, and served as a Private with the 1st Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers.

He was killed in action at Gallipoli [4th June 1915] (aged 36).

He is remembered on the Helles Memorial, Gallipoli [58-72 / 218-219]

Sutcliffe, William
[1882-1917] Son of James Sutcliffe.

He was a member of St Bernard's Catholic Church, Halifax / a copper smith [1901] / a general labourer [1911] / employed at Swan Bank Brick Works.

In 1916, he married Ellen Tretton [1882-19??] in Halifax.


Ellen was born in Dewsbury.

In 1911, she and her 2 children:

  1. James Tretton [b 1904]
  2. William Tretton [b 1907]

were lodging with William

 

Children:

  1. child

The family lived at 11 Lower Gardens/Gardener's Square, Well Lane, Halifax [1911, 1917].

Living with him [in 1911] were brother Thomas [b 1878] (general labourer), mother Margaret Sutcliffe [b 1850], and lodgers Mrs Ellen Tretton [b 1882] (rag sorter) & her 2 children.

During World War I, he enlisted [27th March 1916], and served as a Private with the 2nd/4th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He went to France [9th January 1917].

He was killed in action [17th March 1917].

He was buried at the Achiet-le-Grand Communal Cemetery Extension, France [III G 16].

He is remembered on the Memorial at Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, and on the Memorial at Saint Bernard's Catholic Church

Sutcliffe, William
[1895-1915] Son of Hannah & Osborne Sutcliffe of West Peterboro', New Hampshire, USA.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 1st/5th Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers.

He died 5th June 1915 (aged 19).

He is remembered on the Helles Memorial, Gallipoli [58-72 / 218-219], and in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Sutcliffe, William A.
[18??-19??] General dealer at Hirst Street, Cornholme.

In September 1899, he was declared bankrupt

Sutcliffe, William Albert
[18??-19??] Of William & John Sutcliffe.

He lived at East View, Lydgate [1905]

Sutcliffe, William Arthur
[1859-1927] Son of James Sutcliffe.

Born in Sowerby Bridge.

He was a woollen manufacturer [1889] / a partner in John Atkinson & Sons Limited [1890] / a woollen manufacturer (employer) [1897, 1911].


Question: Was he the William Arthur Sutcliffe who was the founder of the Sowerby Bridge Musical Society?

 

In 1888, he married Florence Maria Adams [1866-1944] in Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire.


Florence Maria was born in Enstone, Oxfordshire
 

Children:

  1. child [who died before 1911]
  2. child [who died before 1911]
  3. Mary Constance [1889-1980] who married Percy Carter
  4. James Arthur [1890-1890]
  5. Donald Atkinson [1892-1966] who was learning woollen manufacturing [1911], a Captain in the Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment) [1917], a manufacturer [1927]
  6. Norman Arthur [1894-1894]
  7. Arthur Leslie
  8. Florence Kathleen [1898-1985]
  9. John Raymond [1903-1990] who was a manufacturer [1927]

The children were born in Sowerby Bridge.

The family lived at Westfield, Sowerby Bridge [1911, 1917, 1927].

William Arthur died 1st December 1927.

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £74,770 9/6d.

Probate was granted to his children: Donald Atkinson, Arthur Leslie, John Raymond, and Mary Constance

Sutcliffe, William Booth
[18??-1???] Partner in Sutcliffe & Dodgson.

He is said to have been the town's first private car owner. In 1898, he owned a Mercedes Benz [or possibly a De Dion Bouton]

Sutcliffe, William Henry
[1835-1895] Son of William Sutcliffe.

Born in Ovenden.

He succeeded his father as master at Popples School [1866-1895].

He was the last master at the school.

In [Q2] 1866, he married Violetta Sutcliffe in Halifax.

Children:

  1. Sarah Jane [b 1868]
  2. John William
  3. Elizabeth [b 1872]

The family lived at

  • Popples, Ovenden [1871, 1881]
  • School House, Popples, Ovenden [1891]

Members of the family are mentioned in the List of Local Wills: 1895

Sutcliffe, William Henry
[1854-1913] Son of William Sutcliffe.

With his brother, John Thomas, he continued the family business after their father's death.

On 17th February 1897, he married Mary Helena Greenwood.

Children: sons including

  1. Harold
  2. Norman [b 1902]

The family lived at Brearley House, Midgley [1913, 1946].

William Henry died 8th February 1913 (aged 79).

Probate records show that he left effects valued at £352,228 12/5d.

Probate was granted to John Thomas Sutcliffe and James Sutcliffe-Thomas.

Mary Helena died 11th August 1946 (aged 79).

Members of the family were buried at Heptonstall Church

Sutcliffe, William Henry
[1856-19??] Born in Ovenden.

He was a spinner overlooker (worsted) [1891] / a winding overlooker [1901] / a draper at 24 Thornton Street, Halifax [1907] / an agent (clothing club) [1911].

He married (1) Unknown.

Children:

  1. Herbert
  2. Fred [b 1889] who was an errand boy (grocer) [1901], an agent (clothing club) [1911] & married [1910] Mary Sophia [b 1889]

William Henry was a widower by 1891.

Around 1898, he married (2) Mary Jane [1855-19??].


Mary Jane had a son by her first marriage: Harold Herbert Burnett [b 1883] who was a winder overlooker (cotton) [1901]
 

The family lived at 19 Taylor Street, Halifax [1891, 1901, 1911].

Living with them [in 1911] were son Fred, his wife Mary Sophia, and their daughter Edith [b 1911]

Sutcliffe, William Mitchell
[1816-1885] Son of Thomas Sutcliffe.

In 1860, he married Rachel Lister.


Rachel was the daughter of George Lister
 

Children:

  1. Thomas Mitchell [b 1862] who was a mechanic [1885]
  2. Emily [b 1863]
  3. George Lister
  4. Ada [b 1867]

The family lived at Heptonstall.

William died 14th October 1886.

Probate records show that he left a personal estate valued at £1,200 13/5d.

The will was proved by his widow Rachel and sons Thomas Mitchell and George Lister

Sutcliffe, William Richard
[1894-1917] Known as Willie.

Son of Jane (née Stoney) & George Sutcliffe of 8 Walker's Square, Rastrick.

Born in Huddersfield.

He worked for Robert Dempster & Sons Limited.

During World War I, he served as a Lance Corporal with the 18th Battalion Highland Light Infantry.

He died 19th August 1917 (aged 23).

He was buried at the Templeux-Le-Guerard British Cemetery, France [II H 16].

He is remembered on Brighouse War Memorial

He is remembered on Rastrick War Memorial

Sutcliffe, William Thompson
[1847-1???] Son of Thomas Sutcliffe, a corn miller.

He was a corn merchant.

On 26th August 1874, he married Kate Sutcliffe at Halifax Parish Church.


Kate was the daughter of
William Henry Thompson
 

Sutcliffe, Willie
[1865-19??] Born in Huddersfield.

He was a cloth finisher [1891, 1901, 1911].

In 1887, he married Elizabeth Binns [1870-19??] in Halifax.


Elizabeth was born in Norland
 

Children:

  1. Eliza Annie [b 1889] who was a worsted spinner [1901] & married [1906] Arthur Kitchen
  2. Lily [1891] who died in infancy
  3. Eleanor / Helena [b 1894] who was a woollen feeder [1911]
  4. Joseph William
  5. Doris [b 1899] who was a worsted spinner [1911]
  6. Joshua Butterworth (Sutcliffe) [b 1904]
  7. Norman [b 1910]

The family lived at

  • 2 Vale Street, Sowerby Bridge [1891]
  • 37 South Lane, Elland [1901]
  • 15 Turnpike Street, Elland [1911, 1917]

Sutcliffe, Willie
[1877-1914] Son of Emma Grace & John Sutcliffe of 9 Dalcross Street, West Bowling, Bradford.

Born in Ovenden.

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

He died 11th November 1914.

He is remembered on the Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium [Addenda Panel 58]

Sutcliffe, Willie
[1885-1918] Son of Ruth & Robert Sutcliffe of Todmorden.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 10th Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers.

He died 31st March 1918.

He is remembered on the Arras Memorial, France [5], and in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Sutcliffe, Willie
[1898-1919] Son of James Arthur Sutcliffe.

Born in Soyland.

He was a part-time scholar & cop twister [1911] / a cotton spinner with the Ripponden Commercial Company.

Willie was underage when he enlisted [15th May 1913] into the Territorial Force 4th Battalion West Riding Regiment, claiming to be 17 years and 10 months old. He was discharged [1914], but re-enlisted [14th June 1915] into the 4th Battalion West Riding Regiment, but was discharged [4th April 1917] as

physically unfit for War Service

He died at Flat Head Farm, Soyland [22nd February 1919].

He was buried at St Mary's Church, Cottonstones [25th February 1919].

He is remembered on Ripponden War Memorial

Sutcliffe, Wilson
[18??-19??] In [Q4] 1896, he married Charlotte Shingler in Halifax.

Children:

  1. Elsie [1898-1967] who married Gilbert Owen Pickles

Sutcliffe, Winifred
[1900-19??] Youngest daughter of Arthur Sutcliffe.

In 1923, she married Derrick Warden Milligan from Rusholme, Manchester at Todmorden Parish Church

Sutcliffe, Wright
[1814-1???] Son of Richard Sutcliffe.

He was a weaver [1841] / a weaver (damask, worsted) [1851]

He married Mary.

Children:

  1. Sarah Ann [1840]
  2. Whitaker [b 1845]
  3. Wright [b 1847]
  4. Hannah [b 1850]

The family lived at High Hirst, Wadsworth [1841]

Sutcliffe, Wright
[1825-1889] Son of Henry Sutcliffe.

He was an overlookers in the carpet trade [1851] / a Brussels carpet weaver [1861] / a carpet weaver [1871] / a brass founder employing 5 men and 15 boys [1881]

In 1865, he established Wright Sutcliffe & Son

He married Ann [1829-1???] from Bradford.

Children:

  1. Henry
  2. Sophia [b 1853]
  3. Ernest Charles
  4. Maria Ann [b 1861] who was a milliner [1881] & married William James Hookway
  5. Elizabeth [b 1863] who was a milliner's apprentice [1881]
  6. Emma [b 1865] who married Ernest Beswick

The family lived at

  • 64 Green Lane, Halifax [1861]
  • Back of Green Lane, Halifax [1871]
  • 22 Craven Terrace, Halifax [1881]
  • 8 Craven Terrace, Halifax [1891]

Sutcliffe, Wright
[1871-1???] Son of Jonathan Sutcliffe, farmer.

Born in Thornton, Bradford.

He was a milk dealer of Travis, Thornton [1897] / a general farm labourer [1901] / a farmer [1911].

In 1897, he married Louisa Bates [1871-1???] at St Peter's Church, Bradford (Bradford Cathedral).


Louisa, of Priestley Hill, Queensbury, was born in Shibden, the daughter of James Bates, farmer
 

Children:

  1. Jonathan
  2. Edith A [b 1900]
  3. Mary J [b 1902]

The family lived at

  • 15 Travis, Thornton, North Bierley [1901]
  • Cloth Hall Farm, Soil Hill, Holmfield [1911, 1917]

 

Sutcliffe surname
Other forms of the surname include Sutcliff, Sutliff, Sutliffe, Suttcliffe and Suttley.

Entries for people with this and similar surnames are shown in a separate Foldout Recorded in 1274.

Originated in the Sutcliffe area of Hipperholme.

There are over 460 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Sutcliffe, as discussed in this SideTrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Sutcliffe:


Marriages 1805, 1807, 1808, 1811, 1852, 1853, 1855, 1857, 1859, 1864, 1865, 1868, 1871, 1873, 1877, 1879, 1883, 1885, 1886, 1887, 1889, 1890, 1891, 1893, 1897, 1899, 1901, 1903, 1905, 1906, 1907, 1908, 1909, 1912, 1914, 1915, 1918, 1919, 1921, 1923, 1926, 1933, 1939, 1942; Deaths 1801, 1835, 1855, 1861, 1899, 1900, 1906, 1907; Death 1911; Deaths 1895, 1896
 

The Sutcliffe family: Arms
The arms of the Sutcliffe family includes
a walking black elephant.

Above the shield is a helmet and a half figure of a man, holding a vertical gold spear in his right hand, and with a red belt over his shoulder

The Sutcliffe family of Heptonstall
The family owned much property in and around Heptonstall.

The Heptonstall Church Registers record a Gamel de Zoetcliffe from whom this branch of the family is said to be descended.

Members of the family included Joseph Sutcliffe and Gamaliel Sutcliffe

See Great House, Colden

The Sutcliffe family of Todmorden
The family owned much property in and around Todmorden from the 17th century.

Thomas Sutcliffe was an important member of the family.

See Higher Ashes, Cross Stone, Stansfield Hall, Todmorden and Stoodley Hall, Langfield




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