Elvington History


BAPTISMS 1878-79

The names of the Godparents are in italics


April 23rd

Herbert son of Henry Tasker, labourer and Jane his wife
(Born March 21st 1878)
A Lolley, H Tasker, Mrs Rotherforth

 June 16th

William son of Edmund Atkin butcher and Elizabeth his wife
(Born January 19th 1878)
The Rector, J Sharper, M Sharper

 July 14th

Edward son of Edward Wright gardener and Catherine his wife
(Born July 13th 1878. Died July 15th 1878)

 October 30th

Gertrude Blanche daughter of Thomas Pickersgill, groom and Agnes wife
(Born March 11th 1878)
 The Rector, Mrs Pickersgill, Mrs Thomas

 December 22nd

Laura Emma daughter of William Rotherforth, labourer and Sarah Ann his wife
(Born November 20th 1878)
 F Rotherforth, Mrs Harrison, M E Richardson

 December 31st

George Holdsworth son of George Brewster, horse-breaker and Elizabeth his wife
(Born December 4th 1878)
The Rector, J Brewster, Mrs Brewster





January 12th

Ann Elizabeth daughter of Mr John Daniel farmer and Sarah Jane his wife
(Born November 26th 1878)
 Mr John Daniel, Mrs J Daniel, Emily Foster

 January 22nd

Edith Ellen daughter of Thomas Castell labourer and Harriet his wife
(Born May 26th 1878)
T Castell, Mrs T Castell, S J Castell

 February 4th

Frderick son of Hugh Fox coal dealer and Octavia his wife
(Born October 24th 1878)
The Rector, S Midgley, Mrs Midgley

 April 27th

George Drury son of George Mark Archibald Rudkin Esq surgeon and Mrs Rudkin
(Born January  22nd 1879)
J H Newton Esq, Surgeon Drury MD, Mrs Craigie

 May 14th

Margaret Ann daughter of William Usher, labourer and Jane his wife
(Born March 29th 1879)
The Rector, Mrs Usher Mrs M Brown

 May 25th

Margaret Emma daughter of Hartley Slater, labourer and Frances Louisa his wife
(Born April 27th 1879)
W Roberts, Mrs Slater, A M Fox

 July 8th

Mabel Elizabeth daughter of Mr Robert Clayton farmer and his wife Jane
(Born June 15th 1879)
Mr Poulter, Miss Clayton, Miss A Thackwray

 July 16th

Percy son of Mr William Lacy Carr farmer and his wife Martha Agnes
(Born June 19th 1879)
The Rector Mr W Carr, Miss Penty

 July 30th

Margaret daughter of George Cross carpenter and his wife Maria
(Born July 2nd 1879)
The Rector, Mr S Stead, Mr G Cross

 Joseph son of Joseph Acomb farmer and his wife Mary Ellen
(Born July 28th 1879)
J Popplewell, E Wright, Mrs Wright

 August 31st

John son of John Popplewell labourer and Mary Elizabeth his wife
(Born July 28th 1879)
J Popplewell, E Wright Mrs Wright

 September 10th

Edward Bertie son of Thomas Bellerby Lotherington and Fanny his wife
(Born August 15th 1879)
The Rector, T B Lotherington, Mrs Lotherington

 William son of Mr Richard Burniston farmer and his wife Mary Ann
(Born July 20th 1879)
The Rector, H Raney Jnr, Mrs Raney

 September 14th

Frank son of Matthew Brown labourer and his wife Myra
(Born August 8th 1879)
The Rector, James Castell, Mrs M Brown

 November 19th

Charles son of John Dresser (somewhile butcher & flour dealer) and his wife Sarah Ann
(Born October 22nd 1879)
W Carr (Cannon house) W Carr, Z Carr