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HEADINGLEY:
Headingley Chapel Burial Register, 1764-1778

Transcribed by Carol & Joseph Parker, January 1997

YearMonthdaySurnameChristian
name
RelationName(s)AbodeOccupationReason for deathAge
1764January4SCOTGraceW/ofJohn,Great Woodhouse
1764January8COGHILLJohn  Great Woodhouse
1764February2DENNISONWilliamS/ofJames,Headingley
1764February21CHADWICKJamesS/ofThomas,Great Woodhouse
1764February28DENNISONMaryD/ofJames,Headingley
1764May15PERRIGOESamS/ofGeorge,Kirkstall Forge
1764July30CRAVENHannahD/ofJonathan,Burley
1764October1GLOVERJamesS/ofJames,Great Woodhouse
1764December11MOOREJohn (The Rev. Curate)*See Note at bottom.
1765January4ATACKMaryD/ofJonGreat "Woodhouse,"Millwright. (15 Yrs)
1765January6THORNTONThomas  Headingley Moor, (Fever)(60 Yrs)
1765January26WALTONMarthaD/ofMatthewKirkstall, W.,cloth carrier.(Small Pox)(2 Yrs)
1765January31WATSONBenjaminS/ofWilliamKirkstall, MillCarrier,(Small Pox)(3 Yrs)
1765January PICKERSGILLHenryBastard S/ofE. P.of Kirkstall, (Small Pox)(1 Yr)
1765February10SHADWICKCharlesS/ofThomas S. Taylor  (Small Pox)(2 Yrs)
1765February17RISFORTHMercyWidow, Hedingley (Old Age)(70 Yrs)
1765March2WALKERJohnSon ofGabrielHedingley,Wright,(Fever)(18 Yrs)
1765March14TYERSMaryWidow, Spen lane, (Old Age)(89 Yrs)
1765March28FRYERHannahD/ofRobertGreat "Woodhouse,"Labourer,(Consumption)(15 Yrs)
1765March BOMBYHannahWidow, Chapelltown (Old Age)(72 Yrs)
1765April2FRYERSamuelS/ofRobertGreat "Woodhouse,"Labourer,(Small Pox)(3 Yrs)
1765April16WRIGHTDorothyW/ofDavidHedingley Moor,Labourer,(Consumption)(48 Yrs)
1765April18WALKERSarahD/ofGabriel Wright  (Worm Fever)(8 Yrs)
1765May19WRIGHTBenjamin Spen LaneFarmer(Tenant to Walter Wade Esq.)(Astma & Old Age)(77 Yrs)
1765May20SWALESValentine New Grange Labourer,(Astma & Old Age)(84 Yrs)
1765November14DICKENSONJUN.John Kirkstall, late Gardener to Walter Wade Esq.(Fever)(22 Yrs)
1765December10STORERAdam BurleyMaltster  (23 Yrs)
1766January2MORRISWilliam  Kirkstall Lane (Old Age)(78 Yrs)
1766February15CROOKSMr John  Kirkstall Forge, (Apoplectic Fit)(64 Yrs)
1766February18FRYERAnneWife ofRobertWoodhouse,Labourer,(Consumption)(43 Yrs)
1766February28DAWSONAnneWife ofThomasHolbeck,Clothmaker,(Dropsy)(33 Yrs)
1766March12HOLBERRYSarahD/ofThomasKirkstall,Innholder,Consumption(7 Yrs)
1766March26HOLBERRYThomas  Kirkstall,Innholder(Mortification of the Liver)(53 Yrs)
1766March29DIBBBettyWife ofWilliam,BurleyHusbandman,(of an Injury received in childbirth)34 Yrs
1766April1WATSONBettyWife ofWilliamKirkstall,Miller,(of a Cold caught after Childbirth)35 Yrs
1766April25JAGGARDWilliamSon ofThomasKirkstall,  (1Yr)
1766May9SCOTTJohn  Woodhouse,Cloath Maker,(Fever)(63 Yrs)
1766May14CRAVENJosephSon ofJonathanBurley,Blacksmith,(Consumption)(1 Yr)
1766May21HOBSONElisabethWidow, Burley (Old Age)(75 Yrs)
1766June1BARTHOLOMEWMargaretWidow, of the Forge, (Old Age)(102 Yrs)
1766June23GOODHALLJaneSpinster, of Kirkstall (Consumption)(44 Yrs)
1766September3BROWNJohn  of Headingley,a disbanded Soldier,(Apoplex)(70 Yrs)
1766September22NICHOLSONRichard  of Kirkstall MillMiller,(Fever)(31 Yrs)
1766October3MANNJames  of Great "Woodhouse,"Cloath Maker,(Fever)(54 Yrs)
1767January4CLARKElisabathWife ofJames,of Great "Woodhouse"Oyl Miller,(Old Age)(77 Yrs)
1767January11RASTRICKJohnSon ofTobiasof Kirkstall,Husbandman,(Consumption)(22 Yrs)
1767May21FLETCHERAnneD/ofJohnof Great "Woodhouse,"Labourer,(Measles)(1 1/4 Yrs)
1767June7BALMFORTHSamuelSon ofJohnof Kirkstall Lane,Forgeman,(Consumption)(18 Yrs)
1767June18PHILIPSJohn  of Great "Woodhouse,"Taylor(Old Age)(87 Yrs)
1767September27BIRCHMaryWife ofJohnof Burley,Labourer,(Consumption)(50 Yrs)
1767September ILEYElizabeth AnneD/ofJamesof Headingley,Husbandman,(Convulsions)(1 3/4Yrs)
1767October10ARMITAGEEdward  of Headingley,Labourer(Old Age)(81 Yrs)
1768February14BOYNThomasS/ofThomasof Kepstern,Farmer,(Consequences of a Bruise)(3 Yrs)
1768April13BOYNEdward  Headingley MoorFarmer,(Ulcer in the Lungs)(32 Yrs)
1768May19HOWGATEAnneD/ofJohn,WoodhouseClothier,(Consumption)(13 Yrs)
1768July16DIXONJohn  of Headingley,Labourer & Sexton(Consumption)(53 Yrs)
1768September29PICKERSGILLGeorge  of Leeds,Clothmaker(a gradual decline)(62 Yrs)
1768October16RUNDERMaryD/ofHenryHedingley,Farmer,(Fits)(1/3 Yr)
1768October24SCOTTSarah  of Great "Woodhouse," (Feaver)(20 Yrs)
1768November7EMSALLJoshua  of Headingley,Husbandman(Feaver)(45 Yrs)
1768December11SWALESAnnWidow ofV. Swales,New Grange (Old Age)(90 Yrs)
1768December12CONSTANTINEJohn  of Kirkstall, Late Cloath searcher,(Dropsy & Decay)(60 Yrs)
1769January13CRAVENAnneW/ofBenjamin Innholder,(Decay)(65 Yrs)
1769January26PHILIPSSarahWidow, of Leeds (Palsie)(80 Yrs)
1769April4WILKINSONElisabethWidow, of Headingley (Old Age)(84 Yrs)
1769April11RUNDERElisabethWidow, of Headingley (Old Age)(80yrs)
1769April13WOODThomas  of Headingley,Husbandman(Fever)(26yrs)
1769June20SCOTTMaryD/ofThomas,Woodhouse, (Fits)(1 week)
1769June22ELLISIsaacS/ofWilliam,Kirkstall, (Fever)(1/2 Yr)
1769July10WATERHOUSEHannahD/ofWilliamHeadingley Moor, (Teeth)(1 Yr)
1769July22HEGGERWilliamS/ofWilliam,Woodhouse, (Fitts)(2 weeks)
1769July28CLARKSONAnneW/ofJoshuaBurley, (Consumption)(44 Yrs)
1769November6DIXONWidow  of Hedingley, (Consumption)(61 Yrs)
1769November11HINCHCLIFFEWidow  of Hedingley, (Palsie)(84 Yrs)
1770January8BIRKHEADJosephSon ofJoshua,Burley (Consumption.
1770January14NICHOLSONWilliamSon ofJohn,Kirkstall (Consumption)
1770January27BAWMFORTHJohn  Forge, (Old Age)
1770February21WALKERWidow  Kirkstall, (Old Age)
1770March18WILKINSONWidow  Woodhouse, (Old Age)
1770April24NICHOLSONSarahD/ofJeramiah,Headingley (Small Pox)
1770May1CLARKJames  Headingley, (Apoplex)
1770May5STOREYBettyD/ofJohn,Burley (Small Pox)
1770May6RAISTRICKHannahD/ofTobias,Kirkstall (Consumption)
1770May7NICHOLSONJeremiahSon ofJeremiah,Hedingley (Small Pox)
1770June6BLOOMERElisabethWife ofEmanuel,Kirkstall (Apoplex)
1770June11WRIGHTWidow  Hedingley, (Old Age)
1770June27BIRKHEADJohnSon ofSamuel,Burley (Consumption)
1770July1GREENAnnD/ofJohn,Woodhouse (Consumption)
1770July5GREEN Wife ofJohn,Woodhouse, (Consumption)
1770August3WRIGHT Wife ofJohn,Spen Lane (Consumption)
1770October3ASQUITHWilliam  Hedingley, (Old Age)
1770October6GLOVERWidow  Woodhouse, (Old Age)
1770October28CONSTANTINEJames  Woodhouse, (Consumption)
1771January16EMESONMrs.  Headingley, (Old Age)
1771March22WALKERAnnWife ofGabriel,Headingley (Consumption)
1771April12CONSTANTINEJames  Woodhouse, (Consumption)
1771May5DRAKEWilliamSon ofJonathan,Woodhouse (Teeth)
1771May22HOBSONWilliam  Headingley, (Old Age)
1771May26WRIGHTHannahWife ofBenjamin,Burley (Consumption)
1771June14WILDWilliamSon ofWilliam,Woodhouse (Consumption)
1771November1NELSONCryssyWife ofRichard,Leeds (Fever)
1771November20HODGSONThomasSon ofSarah, (a Bastard),Burley, (Fits)
1771December6WADDINGTONJoshuaSon ofSam,Headingley (Consumption)
1771December16WADEWalter Esq,  New Grange (Bilious Fever)
1776February19HOUGHTONMrs Lititia  Headingley, (Old Age)
1776May12ROBINSONRichard  Headingley, (Consumption)
1776May17BOSSETPriscilla  Burley, (Old Age)
1776May31HAGGER? Wife ofWilliam,  (Old Age)
1776June11WALKERMrs.  Chapel Allerton, (Old Age)
1776November12PERRIGOEGeorgeSon ofGeorge,Forge (Small Pox)
1777January15RUNDERHenry  Headingley, (Asthma)
1777January21KIRK?Wife ofBenjamin,Headingley (Old Age)
1777February6BULMER?a child ofUriahWood House, (Measles)
1777February26FRYER?a child ofRobertWood House, (Measles)
1777March6LAYCOCKWidow  Wood House, (Old Age)
1777March16KIRKBenjamin  Headingley, (Old Age)
1777April2GOTTWidow  Headingley, (Old Age)
1777May13DEANE?Wife ofJohn,  (Old Age)
1777May25RAMSDENWidow  Leeds, (Mortification in the Bowels)
1777July20BIRKITT?a child ofJoseph Jnr,Burley, (Small Pox)
1777August10BENSON?Wife ofJames,Burley (Consumption)
1777September23HALL?Childof John,Burley (Chincough)
1777September26CLARKSON?Childof John,Burley (Chincough)
1777October6WHITHAMThomas  Horsforth, (Consumption)
1777October30WITHAMFrancis  Horsforth, (Old Age)
1777November10DICKINSON?  Kirkstall, (Consumption)
1777November11BUTTERFIELD?Child ofWilliam,Burley (Measles)
1777November23MURRAY?Daughter of James,Burley (Consumption)
1777December26DIXONAbraham  Leeds, (Consumption)
1778January17NEWLANDJohn  Headingley, (Asthma)
1778March1BOTTOMLEYJohn  Forge, (Apoplexy)
1778March2WRIGHTBenjamin  Burley, (Consumption)
1778March12HORSEMAN?Child of William,Kirkstall (Fits)
1778April22WHITTAMAgnes  Kirkstall, (Dropsy)

*Note "PROBABLY JOHN MOORE, ADM. AT CORPUS CHRISTI 1737, MATRIC, LENT 1738, " "DEACON (YORK) 1744, PRIEST 1745. " "PERHAPS SON OF JOHN MOORE, LATE OF ARMLEY, GENT. ADM. AT GRAY'S INN, 1736-7"

"ON DECEMBER 10TH I HAD NOTICE OF MR MOORE'S DEATH BY A LETTER FROM MY COUSIN, " "J. HARDCASTLE. SENT HIS OWN SERVANT, AND WHICH HAPPENED THE DAY BEFORE; AND ON " THE 11TH I WAS AT LEEDS BY 8 IN THE MORNING AND HAVING GOT A CERTIFICATE FROM "THE CLERGY THERE AND A LETTER OF PRESENTATION FROM DR KIRSHAW, VICAR OF LEEDS, " "I SET OUT IMMEDIATELY FOR BRODSWORTH, THE SEAT OF HIS GRACE THE ARCHBISHOP OF " "YORK, AND ON WEDNESDAY THE TWELVTH WAS PROPERLY LICENCED BY THE SAID ABP., UPON " "THE SOLE NOMINATION OF THE SAID DR KIRSHAW, TO THE CHAPELLRY & CURACY OF HEADINGLEY."

AND THIS I MENTION (AS THERE MAY HAVE BEEN DISTURBANCES MADE BY SOME TURBULENT "PEOPLE IN OTHER PARTS OF THE PARISH OF LEEDS, RELATING TO THE VICAR'S RIGHT OF " PRESENTATION TO THE CURACIES IN THE VICARIDGE OF LEEDS) THAT WHAT HAS HAPPENED IN MY OWN CASE MAY BE MADE USE OF AS AN EVIDENCE IN CASE THERE SHOULD BE EVER "ANY DISTURBANCES OF THE LIKE NATURE IN THIS PLACE, WHICH I HOPE INDEED WILL NEVER " "HAPPEN, BUT WHICH IT CAN NEVER BE IMPROPER TP PROVIDE AGAINST."

"SAMUEL DISNEY, CURATE OF HEADINGLEY." BURIALS IN THE CHAPELL of HEADINGLEY A.D.


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