Dwelling: 6 Driver Terr
Census Place: Wortley In Bramley, York, England
Source: FHL Film 1342080 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 4505 Folio 115 Page 4
Marr Age Sex Birthplace
George CHAPMAN M 39 M Hasington, Northampton, England
Occ: Gas Maker
Sarah A. CHAPMAN M 44 F Kingscliffe, Northampton, England
Herbert CHAPMAN 9 M Leeds, York, England
Contact: Graham Chapman
The earliest I.G.I. records show:
Richard MIDGLEY ................... B: Abt 1707 F#: 18357 @ Holbeck, Yorkshire, England
P#: 256 (no parents listed) O#: 8948
Mrs. Richard MIDGLEY .............. B: Abt 1711 F#: 183576 @ Holbeck, Yorkshire, England P#: 260 (no parents listed) O#: 9102
Holbeck, like much of the Leeds connurbation has been an attractive
force for employment since the 1700's when industrialisation was seeded,
drawing in folk from the rural areas.
I.G.I. text file of 30 Midgleys' of Holbeck, Leeds with 1881 census
Some other relevant Leeds connexions:
A place named Midgley Terrace is located in Leeds.
Born 14 September 1909 at Dewsbury?
Married: 3 December 1938 at The Register Office,South Leeds
Died: Sep 1981at Leeds
Other Spouses: Muriel Wilson BRAITHWAITE
MIDGLEY Miss DONCASTER 2-2-0
MIDGLEY Overseers of 3-3-0
Cullingworth John Midgley, tobacco and snuff manufacturer, 80 Briggate
Lucas and Midgley stone merchants, Delph Lane.
Midgley Joseph, stone merchant, Woodhouse Moor.
Midgley Mrs Mary. Long Row, Pottery Field.
Midgley Mary, dressmaker, 3 Salem Place.
Midgley Michael, shopkeeper, 66 West St.
Midgley Samuel, earthenware dealer, Water Lane.
Mary 1st April 1730 M Joseph Midgley.
Eleanor Wilkinson [Elinor]Leeds [Leedes] 3rd May 1737 M Joseph Midgley.
Elizabeth Wilkinson Parish by Jonathan Roebuck 13th July 1747 M Joseph Midgley Knottingley. Elizabeth Birch Rothwell by Lic.George Arnett, 27 October 1760 M Joseph Midgley.
Mary Vicars Witness: Mary Wilkinson & Henry Wilkinson + Mary Top.
Joseph 31st March 1841 Mary Midgley.
?Samuel MIDGELEY (1700-?) had a daughter, Hannah MIDGELEY (1733-?) Leeds.
Later in the 1800's:
Mrs. Joseph Midgely (sic) of Armley died 1858 ,spouse of Joseph Midgely
Joseph Midgley died 1880 Armley.
Charles Midgley born Pudsey 1842 died between 1878-99, leather tanner married Ann b. 1848. They had six children all born at Armley1:
Dwelling: 15 Genn Row
Census Place: Armley, York, England
Source: FHL Film 1342081 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 4507 Folio 94 Page 33
Marr Age Sex Birthplace
Charles MIDGLEY M 39 M Pudsey, York, England
Occ: Tanner Of Leather
Ann MIDGLEY M 33 F Armley, York, England
William MIDGLEY 13 M Armley, York, England
Occ: Coal Miner
James MIDGLEY 11 M Armley, York, England
Mary A. MIDGLEY 8 F Armley, York, England
Sarah MIDGLEY 5 F Armley, York, England
Walter MIDGLEY 2 M Armley, York, England
Rel: Son [married 1899]
The sixth child was Charles born abt. 1882 and
so does not appear on the 1881 census.
Contact: Trevor Midgley