FRANCE of Mirfield (Yorkshire)

(Names in red indicate place of birth. Names in blue indicate place of baptism.)


Thomas France married Elizabeth Gaunt in 1573 at Dewsbury
Thomas (1577- )
Mirfield


Richard France married Alice Batie in 1574 at Mirfield
Anne (1577- )
Mirfield
Alice (1578- )
Mirfield
John (1580- )
Mirfield
Agnes (1581- )
Mirfield
William (1583- )
Mirfield
Jennett (1585- )
Mirfield
Thomas (1586- )
Mirfield


John France married Agnes Holdsworth in 1581 at Mirfield


John France married Mary Jepson in 1598 at Mirfield
Mary (1598- )
Mirfield
Richard (1601- )
Mirfield
Dorothy (1603- )
Mirfield
Anthony (1606- )
Mirfield


Nicholas France consorted with Ann Walker in c.1600
John Walker (1601- )
Mirfield


Thomas France married Agnes Greene in 1607 at Dewsbury
Thomas (1608- )
Mirfield
Dorothy (1609- )
Mirfield
Jane (1614- )
Mirfield
William (1616- )
Mirfield
John (1618- )
Mirfield
Sarah (1621- )
Mirfield


William France married Isabel Thompson in 1611 at Mirfield
Isabel (1611- )
Mirfield
William (1613- )
Mirfield
Richard (1613- )
Mirfield
Thomas (1616- )
Mirfield
Anne (1620- )
Mirfield


The plague came to Mirfield in 1631. Here are some of the victims:

FRANCE Jennet Widow 13 May 1631
FRANCE Elizabeth dau of Uxer France of Earthorpe 24 May 1631
FRANCE John son of Uxer France of Earthorpe 24 May 1631
FRANCE Martin son of Uxer France of Earthorpe 24 May 1631
FRANCE Mary dau of Uxer France of Earthorpe 26 May 1631
FRANCE Thomas son of Uxer France of Earthorpe 27 May 1631
FRANCE Elizabeth 01 Jun 1631
FRANCE Uxer of Northorpe 13 Jun 1631
FRANCE John son of Uxer France of Northorpe 17 Jun 1631
FRANCE Sara dau of Uxer France 27 Jun 1631

Richard France married Judith Brooke in 1638 at Mirfield


Thomas France married Alice Ramsden in 1639 at Mirfield
Joshua (1642- )
Mirfield
John (1644- )
Mirfield
Thomas (1647- )
Mirfield
James (1650- )
Mirfield
Alice (1656- )
Mirfield


Joshua France married Elizabeth France in 1675 at Mirfield
Joshua
(1675- )
Mirfield
Richard
(1677- )
Mirfield
John
(1679- )
Mirfield
Edward
(1683- )
Mirfield
Elizabeth
(1685- )
Mirfield


Edward France married Elizabeth Firth in 1709 at Mirfield
Mary (1709- )
Mirfield
John (1711- )
Mirfield
John (1712- )
Mirfield
Abraham (1717- )
Mirfield
Richard (1719- )
Mirfield
Sarah (1721- )
Mirfield
Elizabeth (1723- )
Mirfield
Grace (1725- )
Mirfield
Isaac (1727- )
Mirfield
John (1729- )
Mirfield
Jacob (1732- )
Mirfield


John France married Mary Drake in 1710 at Hartshead
Thomas (1712- )
Mirfield
Elizabeth (1713- )
Mirfield
Mary (1716- )
Mirfield
Martha (1718- )
Mirfield
John (1722- )
Mirfield
Richard (1724- )
Mirfield
Joshua (1726-27)
Mirfield
Joshua (1728- )
Mirfield


Richard France married Ann Skoley in 1712 at Mirfield
John (1713- )
Mirfield
Joshua (1718- )
Mirfield
Jonathan (c.1723- )


Joshua France married Rose Law in 1719 at Mirfield
John (1717- )
Mirfield
Elizabeth (1719- )
Mirfield
Thomas (1720- )
Mirfield


Thomas France married Elizabeth Jackson in 1732 at Mirfield
Mary (1733- )
Mirfield
Martha (1734- )
Mirfield
Hannah (1735- )
Mirfield
Elizabeth (1738- )
Mirfield


Joshua France married Grace Haton in 1742 at Mirfield
John (1743- )
Mirfield
Ann (1744- )
Mirfield
Hannah (1752- )
Mirfield


Thomas France glazier married Eunice Hool in 1745 at Mirfield
John (1746- )
Mirfield
Joseph (1749- )
Mirfield
Thomas (1752- )
Mirfield
Rachel (1755- )
Mirfield
Mary (1758- )
Mirfield
Matty (1759- )
Mirfield


John France labourer married Hannah Illingworth in 1746 at Mirfield
George (1748- )
Mirfield
Hannah (1750- )
Mirfield
Phoebe (1752- )
Mirfield
Elizabeth (1755- )
Mirfield
John (1757- )
Mirfield
Ann (1761- )
Mirfield
William (1763- )
Mirfield


Abraham France married Hannah Brook in 1747 at Birstall


Richard France married Sarah Wooler in 1749 at Mirfield


Joshua France married Martha Wraith in 1754 at Mirfield
Hannah (1754- )
Mirfield
Sarah (1759- )
Mirfield
Matty (1761- )
Mirfield
Joseph (1762- )
Mirfield
James (1764- )
Mirfield


John France married Elizabeth Dawson in 1755 at Mirfield


John France clothier married Hannah Ledgard in 1760 at Mirfield
Elizabeth (1761- )
Nickhouse Mirfield
John (1765- )
Nickhouse Mirfield
Ann (1768- )
Mirfield


John France clothier married Mary Haigh in 1769 at Mirfield
Joseph
(1770- )
Mirfield
David
(1771- )
Mirfield
Jane
(1773- )
Mirfield
Martha
(1775- )
Mirfield
Joseph
(1776- )
Mirfield
Mary
(1778- )
Mirfield
John France clothier married Sarah --- in c.1779
Joshua
(1780- )
Upperend Mirfield
Abraham
(1782- )
Upperend Mirfield
Isaac
(1783- )
Mirfield
Betty
(1785- )
Upperend Mirfield
Jacob
(1786- )
Upperend Mirfield
Jenny
(1788- )
Mirfield
Edwin
(1789- )
Mirfield


George France married Naomi Fairbank( -1810) in 1769 at Mirfield
Joseph (1770- )
Mirfield
Mary (1772- )
Mirfield
James (1774- )
Mirfield
William (1775- )
Mirfield
Rachel (1778- )
Mirfield
Ann (1780- )
Mirfield
John (1783- )
Mirfield
Thomas (1784- )
Mirfield
Peter (1785-98)
Mirfield
David (1787- )
Mirfield
Edward (1789-89
Mirfield
George (1791- )
Mirfield
Naomi (1792- )
Mirfield


John France glazier married Hannah Walker in 1771 at Mirfield
Thomas (1772-1790)
Mirfield
George (1774- )
Mirfield
Mary (1778- )
Mirfield
John (1780- )
Quarry Hole Mirfield
Benjamin (1783- )
Quarry Hole Mirfield


Joseph France married Martha Gibson in 1772 at Mirfield
William (1776- )
Mirfield


George France married Ann Hargrave in 1773 at Wakefield
George (1766- )
Mirfield
Sarah (1774- )
Mirfield
Harriet (1778- )
Mirfield
John (1780- )
Mirfield
George (1783- )
Mirfield
Samuel (1786- )
Mirfield
Benjamin (1787- )
Mirfield


John France glazier married Ann Thorton in 1781 at Mirfield
Charles (1782- )
Castle Hall Mirfield
Abraham (1785- )
Castle Hall Mirfield
Francis (1787- )
Mirfield
Emma (1791- )
Mirfield
Anthony (1794- )
Mirfield


William France married Sarah Watson in 1790 at Mirfield


George France married Martha Kaye in 1791 at Mirfield
Samuel (1810- )
Mirfield


Joseph France married Elizabeth Westerman (1771-1797) in 1792 at Mirfield


David France married Grace Brook in 1793 at Mirfield
Sarah (1794- )
Mirfield
Joseph (1796- )
Mirfield
Richard (1799- )
Mirfield


1822 Directory - Mirfield

E. France, plumber, glazier, brazier

1835 Poll Book - Mirfield

Isaac France of Back Lane

1841 Census - Mirfield

Richard France, described as a cloth weaver, was living with his wife Susannah and five children at Lee Green. His 80 year old mother, Grace, was living with them.

Also at Lee Green were Matthew France, 40, a clothier, and his family.

Also at Lee Green was Richard France, 15, a shoemaker's apprentice.

At Brook Row was Joshua France, 70, an agricultural labourer, with his wife Mary, 85, and assorted children and grandchildren.

At Towngate was Elizabeth France, 45, a card setter.

At Dewyard was Jane, 40, widow of Joseph France, and her children: John and George, both clothiers, and Ann.

At Bank Lane was Tisa(?) France, 55, a woollen cloth merchant, and his two children: Ann, 24, and John, 20.

At Up Roe was Rachel, 35, a pauper, widow of William France, and her five children.

At Littlemoor was John France, 60, a cabinet maker, and [his grandson?] 9 year old William France.

At Hopton Lane, working as a servant, was 13 year old Sarah France.

At Bracken Hill was Joseph France, 35, a farmer, his wife, Hannah, and their six children.

At Battyeford, working as a servant, was 25 year old Ellen France.

At New Tan House was John France, 55, a clothier, and his children: Samuel, 25, Ruth, 15, and Isaac, 15.

At Dale Green Rakes was John France, 15, a shoemaker's apprentice.

At Fold Head, was Hepzibah France, 35, a dressmaker.

At Low Mills, working as a servant, was 20 year old Sarah France.

1841 Census - miscellaneous

Joseph France, a river boat captain, born in Mirfield, was living in Hull in 1841.

Directories

Isaac France, a woollen cloth manufacturer, lived at Green Side, Mirfield between 1842 and 1861.