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Margaret Swindell

1735 - 1786

Father Job Swindell
Mother Catherine Ridgeway
Husband John Walton
Children Richard, John, Susannah, Jane, Nancy, Joseph, Margaret, James


Margaret was born in 1735 (1), the eldest daughter of Job & Catherine Swindell. She had younger siblings Samuel, Ann, Ruth and Job (2). Her father died when she was 13 (2).

She married John Walton at St John the Baptist's in Tideswell on 1st Sepember 1756 (3), and their eldest son Richard was born the following spring (4). Their next son, John, was born in 1759 (5), then came a daughter Susannah in 1762 (6), but she died just two years later (7). Two more daughters followed - Jane in 1765 (8), then Nancy in 1769 (9). They had a son Joseph in 1773 (10), then a daughter Margaret in 1776 (11) (who died aged one (12)), and finally a son James in 1779 (13).

She died, aged fifty, in February 1786 (14). Her husband survived her by twenty years (15)


Brief details of her children:



Sources:

  1. Parish Register of St John the Baptist, Tideswell, includes the entry:
    [May 1735] Baptised Margret the Daughter of Job Swindell of Tideswell miner       the 22
  2. See her father's page
  3. Parish Register of St John the Baptist, Tideswell, includes the entry:
    John Walton of the town and parish of Tideswell
    and Margaret Swindle Spinster of the
    same town and parish were
    Married in this Church by publication of Banns
    this first Day of September in the Year One Thousand Seven Hundred
    and fifty six By me Edward Marklands Vicar

    The Marriage was solemnized between Us
    John Walton
    Margaret   U   Swindle
    her mark
    In the Presence of Thos Nall
    Robart Walker
  4. Parish Register of St John the Baptist, Tideswell (transcript by Val Neal) includes the entry:
    Baptised: Richard, son of John Walton the younger on 21/4/1757
  5. Parish Register of St John the Baptist, Tideswell, includes the entry:
    [September 1759] Baptised John the son of John Walton the younger of Tideswell       the 23
  6. Parish Register of St John the Baptist, Tideswell, includes the entry:
    [May 1762] Baptised Susannah the Daughter of John Walton of Tideswell miner       the 17
  7. Parish Register of St John the Baptist, Tideswell, includes the entry:
    [August 1764] Buried Susan Daughter of John Walton of Tideswell junior       the 2
  8. Parish Register of St John the Baptist, Tideswell, includes the entry:
    [May 1765] Baptised Jane the Daughter of John Walton Junior of Tideswell       4
  9. Parish Register of St John the Baptist, Tideswell (transcript by Val Neal) includes the entry:
    Baptised: Nancy, daughter of John Walton, on 23/10/1769
  10. Parish Register of St John the Baptist, Tideswell, includes the entry:
    [April 1773] Baptised Joseph ye son of John & Margaret Walton of Tideswell The end of the line is unreadable on microfilm, but it is the first entry in April. Val Neal's transcript gives 8th April.
  11. Parish Register of St John the Baptist, Tideswell, includes the entry:
    [Baptisms 1776] July 25 Margaret, Daughter of John & Margaret Walton of Tideswell
  12. Parish Register of St John the Baptist, Tideswell, includes the entry:
    [Burials 1776, August] 26 Margaret, Daughter of John Walton of Tideswell
  13. Parish Register of St John the Baptist, Tideswell (transcript by Val Neal) includes the entry:
    Baptised: James, son of John Walton and Margaret his wife, on 10/9/1779
  14. Parish Register of St John the Baptist, Tideswell, includes the entry:
    [Funerals 1786, Febry] 19th Margaret, wife of John Walton     Tideswell
  15. Parish Register of St John the Baptist, Tideswell, includes the entry:
    [1807 Burials, December] 15 John Walton senior of Tideswell



Notes:

Confirm parish register transcript entries in original.


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