Heslington Genealogy


John Stenteford [Parents] was christened on 23 Mar 1787 in Ermington, Devon, England. He married Agness Steer on 5 Aug 1814 in Modbury, Devon, England.

Christening extracted to IGI

Agness Steer.Agness married John Stenteford on 5 Aug 1814 in Modbury, Devon, England.


William Hider Taylor [Parents] was born in 1823 in Rotherfield, East Sussex, England. He married Eliza Taylor Oct - Nov 1843 in East Grinstead, Sussex, England.

GRO Marriages Dec 1843 TAYLOR Eliza E Grinstead 7 563 Taylor William Hider E Grinstead 7 563
1851 Census: Crowborough: An Agricultural Labourer.
1881 Census: Chapel Green, Rotherfield: 58 year old Head of Household, married, a Master Carpenter.

Eliza Taylor was born in 1823 in Rotherfield, East Sussex, England. She married William Hider Taylor Oct - Nov 1843 in East Grinstead, Sussex, England.

GRO Marriages Dec 1843 TAYLOR Eliza E Grinstead 7 563 Taylor William Hider E Grinstead 7 563
1881 Census: Chapel Green, Rotherfield: 58 year old wife of a Master Carpenter.

They had the following children:

  F i Louisa Taylor was born in 1845. She died in 1881.

Francis Glassby was born about 1825 in England. He was married about 1840 in , , England.

Referred to as father on marriage certificate of daughter,in possession of
submitter.

He had the following children:

  F i Jane Glassbey was born in 1851/1852. She died in 1915.

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Thomas Heslington [Parents] was christened on 2 Nov 1783 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. He died before 1865. He married Eleanor Walker on 24 Oct 1805 in Ripon Cathedral, Yorkshire, England.

Christeninf found on St. Nicholas, West Tanfield parish register
Described as a farmer in West Tanfield parish register also as a publican, also by the title 'Esquire' in death record of baby Joseph.

Eleanor Walker [Parents] was christened on 10 Oct 1784 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. She died on 26 May 1865 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. She married Thomas Heslington on 24 Oct 1805 in Ripon Cathedral, Yorkshire, England.

Parents: Thomas and Lucy Walker.
Found on IGI as mother.

They had the following children:

  M i John Heslington was christened on 12 Dec 1806. He died in Mar 1889.
  M ii Thomas Walker Heslington was christened on 6 Mar 1808 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. He was buried on 10 Feb 1879 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England.

Found on IGI.
1871 Census: Liberty of Hallifield, parish of West Tanfield: Brother unmarried aged 63 Ag. lab
  F iii Elizabeth Heslington was christened on 10 Dec 1809. She died before 1881.
  M iv William Heslington was christened on 5 Feb 1811 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. He died in 1889 in Ripon, Yorkshire, England.

Found on IGI.
1881 Census: Liberty of Hallifield, West Tanfield, Yorks: 60 year old assistant farmer, living with
his sister, Ellen who farmed 42 acres.
  M v James Heslington was christened on 11 Oct 1812 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. He died in Oct 1879 in Thirsk, Yorkshire, England.

Found on IGI.
Testator to the 1865 Will of his mother, Eleanor. Occupation described as: Famer of South Otterington
  M vi Parker Heslington was born in 1815 in Thornborough, Yorkshire, England. He was buried on 5 Jan 1822 in Thornborough, Yorkshire, England.

Burial record gave age at death.
  M vii Joseph Heslington was christened on 14 Dec 1817 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. He was buried on 3 Jan 1818 in Thornborough, Yorkshire, England.

Found on IGI.
Probably died as a child because his next brother was also named Joseph.
  M viii Joseph Heslington was christened on 30 Apr 1820. He died in 1894.
  F ix Eleanor Heslington was christened on 31 Dec 1823 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. She died on 25 Jul 1907 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England.

Found on IGI.
Testator to the 1865 will of her mother, described as a spinster daughter.
1881 Census: West Tanfield, Yorks: 56 year old unmarried farmer of 42 acres.
1891 Census: The Farm House, Thornborough, West Tanfield: 67 year old single Farmer.
Will proved 1907. Effects £1044.13.9d
  F x Elizabeth Lucy Heslington was christened on 20 Feb 1826 in Thornborough, Yorkshire, England.

1881 Census: Liberty of Hallifield, West Tanfield, Yorks: 45 year old unmarried servant, living with
her sister, Ellen who farmed 42 acres.

Parker Duffield Heslington [Parents] was christened on 26 Feb 1743 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. He was buried on 14 Dec 1811 in Thornborough, West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. He married Eleanor or Ellin Metcalfe or Medcalf on 26 Nov 1766 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England.

Found on the St Nicholas, West Tanfield parish register
Christening found on the IGI which gives birth year as 1743
Occupation: Yeoman
Church of burial was St. Nicholas

Eleanor or Ellin Metcalfe or Medcalf [Parents] was christened on 2 Feb 1741 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. She was buried on 16 Mar 1810 in Thornborough, West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. She married Parker Duffield Heslington on 26 Nov 1766 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England.

Christening extracted to IGI as Ellen Medcalf
Marriage extracted to IGI as Eleanore Metcalfe
Parish of burial was St. Nicholas

They had the following children:

  M i James Heslington was christened on 30 Oct 1768. He was buried on 17 Oct 1837.
  F ii Elizabeth Heslington was christened on 2 Mar 1771 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England.

Found on the West Tanfield parish register
  M iii William Heslington was christened on 7 Jun 1773 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. He died in Jul 1851 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England.

Parish of christening was St Nicholas
  F iv Eleanor Heslington was christened on 26 Jun 1774 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. She was buried on 27 Apr 1793 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England.

Found on the West Tanfield parish register and IGI
  M v John Heslington was born in Jun 1775. He died on 19 Jun 1848.
  M vi Parker Duffield Heslington was christened on 28 Nov 1779 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. He was buried on 28 Apr 1795 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England.

Found on the St.Nicholas, West Tanfield parish register
  M vii Thomas Heslington was christened on 2 Nov 1783. He died before 1865.

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