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Swinton Yorkshire, West Riding
There are three Swintons in Yorkshire. This is the large well known Swinton in the West Riding of Yorkshire. The other two Yorkshire Swintons are Swinton (near Masham), and Swinton (near Malton), both of which are in the North Riding.
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red mail Rodi Speight Susannah Smith Susannah Stainiforth
Still hunting for any baptism for Rhodey/ Rode/ Rhodia/ Rhodi Speight/ Spight. Family connections to Hood Hill Wentworth Ecclesfield, Swinton and Wathon Dearne. Has anybody found a stray. Could be daughter of Susannah pre marriage? Susannah Smith married William speight in1790
red mail Robinson
Am looking for info on John Robinson b1904 and living in Bridge St Swinton on 1911 census with father also called John,mother Ann and sister Mary aged 14. He was youngest of 10 children including Albert b1878, Ann b1879 Joseph b1882, Hannah b1885, Charlotte b1889. I know that Hannah married Sydney James Cooper and had a daughter Phyllis May Cooper in 1910 who married a medical practitioner called John Ryder in 1937. Joseph married Lizzie and had 3 daughters Kathleen b1906, Bertha b1909 and Lily b1910. Albert married Lucy Alice and had a son George W in 1903 and a daughter Elizabeth b1908. John, whom I believe was my grandfather,emigrated to Canada in 1928 aged 24 but came back to the area briefly in early 1940s while serving in the Canadian armed forces and before going to fight in France. Any info please. Thanks
red mail ROBERT WALTER TATE FAMILY--Swinton, Rawmarsh, Rotherham, Doncaster
Attempting to contact descendants of ROBERT WALTER TATE, b.abt 1885 Lanchester, Durham son of WILLIAM TATE and ANN(Annie) WATSON. Believe marr. abt Dec 1910 Rotherham, Yorkshire to ALICE ARDRON. Possible children: HAROLD A, b.1911, Rotherham,Yorkshire WR; RAYMOND b.1913, Doncaster,Yorkshire WR. Last known address 1911 - Lupton's Buildings, Swinton, Wath, Rotherham, Yorkshire WR.
red mail John Fritz TATE FAMILY--Swinton, Wath, Rotherham, Hemsworth
Am attempting to contact descendants of JOHN FRITZ TATE, b Pont House, Medomsley, Lanchester (Lead Gate), Durham May 19, 1882 son of WILLIAM TATE and ANN(Annie) WATSON. Believe marr. Jun 1903, Rotherham, Yorkshire WR, to EMMA POWELL. Children: JOHN CHRISTOPHER b.1907, South Kirkby, Hemsworth, Yorkshire WR; DORIS ETHEL b.1911, Swinton, Rotherham, Yorkshire WR; ALFRED E b.1916, Rotherham, Yorkshire WR. Last known address 1916 Swinton, Yorkshire WR.
red mail Street, Sarah
I am looking for information about Sarah Street. In the 1881 census she is living with her father William and mother Harriet in Swinton. I descend from her sister Harriet. I have found out that she was born Needham as her mother left her father for the 'lodger'!
Shaw family
Looking for the Shaw family in Swinton Namely Sarah Shaw b 1815 who married John Hargate at Rotherham in 1838.Her father was John Shaw b1792 in Rotherham married to Elizabeth.His Father was Joseph Shaw married to Mary.Thanks for any help
red mail Evans Swinton
I am looking for information on the families of Hugh and Elizabeth Evans (nee Davies) who moved to Swinton around 1905 from Swindon, Wiltshire. They had both originated from the Oswestry area but Hugh had worked as an engine fitter with the GWR for a few years. I believe that one or two of their children may still be alive and there must be grandchildren and their children around the Rotherham / Sheffield area. Can you help?
red mail 31 piccadilly
I am seeking any imformation on the Woodhouse family who lived at 31 Piccadilly Swinton,near Rotherham in the 1901 Census. Regards Thomas
red mail ELLIOTT
Looking for relatives of Tom Elliott b. 1864 in Swinton area of Yorkshire and who married Alice Price. Tom's siblings were Emma, Smith, Mary, Edith and Joseph. Also John Elliott b 1831 - a blacksmith.
red mail Waistnage, White
What information may I give you? I remember my grandparents well & have documents.
red mail Imisson
I have some information for the person who was looking for information on Algenon Imisson of Swinton.
BIRKS descendants
Searching for descendants of Harry and Mary Birks (nee Morris). With Family of Emma, Fred, William, Horace & Arthur lived at 33 Church Street in 1901.
Gertrude Taylor
red mail Waistnage (or it could be spelt Wastnige)/ White
Fred (b.1881 d.1964) married Annie White (b.1883 d.April 1965) Anyone out there with any info on these? (my great grandparents)
rix of swinton
i am a direct decendant of john rix 1821 lexham married to mary a b1826 litcham he had john 1852 b lexham marya 1849 b lexham charles b1858 swinton charlotte (my great granmother)b1860 emilyb1864 swinton frank b1866 swinton walter b1870 swinton
Searching for information on my gt gt aunt, Bertha Mary Jenkinson, born in 1868 in Bawtry, but moved to Swinton with her mother, Susannah Dixon Jenkinson. I am trying to find out who Bertha married - unable to find anything in BMD. Anyone know?
red mail Grant Nicholls
Looking for details on the above family name. Oliver married Daisy Nicholls and had children called Eric, Clement, Oliver, Barbara and Raymond. Any information would be grateful
red mail Waistnage
Any info on the Waistnage family living in Rookery Road, Swinton from the 1930's to the 1980's would be gratefully recieved.
red mail Sykes
George Sykes (my grandfather) husband to Lillian, father to Don and Eric. Died approx 1960. Particularly interested in his war service history.
Looking for information on the Imisson family of Yorkshire. Can anyone identify the father of Richard (Dick), Arthur, Walter and Dorothy Imisson please? All at sometime resident in Swinton. Their mother was a Dixon or Dickson who resided in Swinton.The father was apparently a joiner whose name might have been Frederic / Frederick or Algernon Frederick.
Looking for any information on the Imisson family of Yorkshire. The 1881 census shows Jane Imisson an unmarried dressmaker aged 32, living in Fitzwilliam Street, Swinton. Also recorded is John Shaw, Jane's 2 month old son and a niece of 3 years called Margaret. Did Jane ever marry? Did she have any more children - possibly a son called Frederic? At the time of the 1881 census Frederic is shown as the 5 year old grandson of Richard Imisson living at Church Street Swinton. Jane, John Shaw and Margaret were all born in Swinton. Note: Many members of my part of the Imisson family have lived in or had relatives living in Swinton over several decades.
red mail Bell Family
Any information re a John Bell Railway engineer, born swinton wharf, 22 feb 1814, married to an Ann.
red mail Smart
Joseph and Catherine Smart, daughter Sarah Jane (born approx 1854). Joseph was a coalminer. Sarah Jane married Robert Carr in 1876. Can anyone help with details of the Smart family?

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