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Steve and Pauline Jones’ Family History
We are not makers of history. We are made by history.Martin Luther King Jr.

The Bradbury Family of Saddleworth, Yorkshire

This is page 1 of 10 providing the history of two, we believe unrelated, Bradbury families in the Saddleworth area of Yorkshire. Pages 1-7 show the Fairbanks and Runninghill family’s history. Pages 8-10 show the Diggle Lee family’s history. If you have a connection to any individual or family featured here, or if you want to leave us your feedback, tap the icon to contact us . Browse by clicking the previous page/next page buttons or following the numbered (e.g. [2]) or parental ([Parents]) links.
First Generation
1. John BRADBURY . Saddleworth Historical Society sources describe John as “of Lee Green and Fairbanks”. John’s birth and baptism dates are not known, but he died probably in February 1720 and was buried 1/3/1720. John married Mary BUCKLEY , daughter of Henry BUCKLEY and an unknown spouse. Mary died in 1731 and was buried 29/5/1731. They had the following children: (1) James [ 2 ] . (2) Thomas , born about 1691. (3) Sarah , born about 1694. (4) John [ 3 ]
Second Generation
2. James BRADBURY [ Parents ]. Born about 1689 in Saddleworth, Yorkshire. James lived at Fairbanks and died 17/10/1737 in Saddleworth, age about 49. He was buried 29/10/1737. Occupation: Clothier. On 10/7/1714 James married Mary BENTLEY , in Saddleworth. Mary was buried 3/12/1764 in Saddleworth. They had the following children, all baptized St Chad, Saddleworth: (1) John , baptized 1715. (2) Ann , baptized 1716. (3) Sarah , baptized 1720. Sarah married Elias BROADBENT of Diggle. (4) Mary , baptized 1721. (5) Hannah , baptized 1724. Hannah married James BROADBENT of Platt Lane. (6) Thomas [ 4 ] . (7) Alice , baptized 1729. (8) James [ 5 ] . (9) Martha (dates not known). Martha married James LEES of Hilltop. 3. John BRADBURY [ Parents] . John was baptized 9/5/1696 in Saddleworth (St Chad). John died 1773 in Saddleworth, age about 77, and was buried 29/10/1737. John lived at Fairbanks until his marriage, when he moved to Runninghill. On 26/2/1722 John married Patience MALLALIEU , daughter of John and Mary MALLALIEU , in Saddleworth. Patience was baptized 28/6/1701 in Saddleworth (St Chad). In 1708, when Patience was age about 8, her father John left her Runninghill Farm in his Last Will and Testament dated 8/5/1708. Patience died 1742 and was buried 25/6/1742 in Saddleworth. They had the following children: (1) James [ 6 ] . (2) Mary , baptized 3/2/1724. On 9/4/1752 Mary married Miles SCHOLEFIELD of Castleshaw, Saddleworth. Mary died 21/3/1769. (3) John [ 7 ] . (4) Henry , baptized 4/7/1731. He was buried 19/12/1798 in Saddleworth, age 67. (5) Sarah baptized 3/2/1733. Sarah had one child, John baptized 26/1/1767, by John SHAW . (6) Patience , baptized 9/5/1736. (7) Robert [ 8 ] . (8) Alice , baptized 2/11/1740. On 17/7/1761, when Alice was age 20, she married James FITTON , in Saddleworth.
Steve & Pauline Jones’ Family History
We are not makers of history. We are made by history.Martin Luther King Jr.
© S M Jones Content is free for most uses - see legal stuff. Last update 30 Oct 2019

The Bradbury Family of Saddleworth, Yorkshire

This is page 1 of 10 providing the history of two, we believe unrelated, Bradbury families in the Saddleworth area of Yorkshire. Pages 1-7 show the Fairbanks and Runninghill family’s history. Pages 8-10 show the Diggle Lee family’s history. If you have a connection to any individual or family featured here, or if you want to leave us your feedback, tap the icon to contact us . Browse by clicking the previous page/next page buttons or following the numbered (e.g. [2]) or parental ([Parents]) links.
First Generation
1. John BRADBURY . Saddleworth Historical Society sources describe John as “of Lee Green and Fairbanks”. John’s birth and baptism dates are not known, but he died probably in February 1720 and was buried 1/3/1720. John married Mary BUCKLEY , daughter of Henry BUCKLEY and an unknown spouse. Mary died in 1731 and was buried 29/5/1731. They had the following children: (1) James [ 2 ] . (2) Thomas , born about 1691. (3) Sarah , born about 1694. (4) John [ 3 ]
2. James BRADBURY [ Parents ]. Born about 1689 in Saddleworth, Yorkshire. James lived at Fairbanks and died 17/10/1737 in Saddleworth, age about 49. He was buried 29/10/1737. Occupation: Clothier. On 10/7/1714 James married Mary BENTLEY , in Saddleworth. Mary was buried 3/12/1764 in Saddleworth. They had the following children, all baptized St Chad, Saddleworth: (1) John , baptized 1715. (2) Ann , baptized 1716. (3) Sarah , baptized 1720. Sarah married Elias BROADBENT of Diggle. (4) Mary , baptized 1721. (5) Hannah , baptized 1724. Hannah married James BROADBENT of Platt Lane. (6) Thomas [ 4 ] . (7) Alice , baptized 1729. (8) James [ 5 ] . (9) Martha (dates not known). Martha married James LEES of Hilltop. 3. John BRADBURY [ Parents] . John was baptized 9/5/1696 in Saddleworth (St Chad). John died 1773 in Saddleworth, age about 77, and was buried 29/10/1737. John lived at Fairbanks until his marriage, when he moved to Runninghill. On 26/2/1722 John married Patience MALLALIEU , daughter of John and Mary MALLALIEU , in Saddleworth. Patience was baptized 28/6/1701 in Saddleworth (St Chad). In 1708, when Patience was age about 8, her father John left her Runninghill Farm in his Last Will and Testament dated 8/5/1708. Patience died 1742 and was buried 25/6/1742 in Saddleworth. They had the following children: (1) James [ 6 ] . (2) Mary , baptized 3/2/1724. On 9/4/1752 Mary married Miles SCHOLEFIELD of Castleshaw, Saddleworth. Mary died 21/3/1769. (3) John [ 7 ] . (4) Henry , baptized 4/7/1731. He was buried 19/12/1798 in Saddleworth, age 67. (5) Sarah baptized 3/2/1733. Sarah had one child, John baptized 26/1/1767, by John SHAW . (6) Patience , baptized 9/5/1736. (7) Robert [ 8 ] . (8) Alice , baptized 2/11/1740. On 17/7/1761, when Alice was age 20, she married James FITTON , in Saddleworth.
Second Generation