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BAXTER

[BAXT601] William Baxter m. ?
. [BAXT611] Robert Baxter m1. Mary
. . [BAXT621] William Baxter m. ?
. . . [BAXT631] Thomas Baxter m. [FIRT632] Elizabeth Firth
. . . . [BAXT641] Thomas Baxter m. [GALW642] Betty Galway
. . . . . [BAXT652] Mary Baxter m1. [LEEE651] William Lee

[BAXT601] William Baxter and his wife had five children born at Bowling and baptised at Bradford as follows:

William died at Bowling (buried at Bradford, St. Peter, 28th February 1672).

[BAXT611] Robert Baxter (born 1664) and his 1st wife Mary had six children, plus 3 still-born, as follows:

Mary died at Tyersal (buried at Bradford, St. Peter, 8th November 1706), and Robert afterwards married 2. (at Bradford, 1708) Ann Pickard, by whom he had two further children born at Tyersal:

Robert died at Calverley, Moorside, (buried at Bradford, St. Peter, 22nd December 1711) and his last child Sarah was actually born about 8 months later. His 2nd wife Ann died at Tyersal (buried at Bradford, St. Peter, May 1718).

[BAXT621] William Baxter (son of Robert & Mary), (blacksmith) and his wife had six children born at Idle and baptised at Calverley as follows:

[BAXT631] Thomas Baxter (born 1733), (clothier) married (at Calverley, 19th June1757) [FIRT632] Elizabeth Firth, witnessed by Thos. Constantine (parish clerk). [No proof has yet been seen that this is the correct Thomas, though it seems the most likely of the three options available, viz: a son of the three brothers, William, John, Thomas.]

Thomas and Elizabeth had (at least) one child born and baptised at Idle as follows:

[BAXT641] Thomas Baxter (born 1763), (clothier) married (at Bradford, 3rd August 1785) [GALW642] Betty Galway (born 1765, see GALLAWAY), witnessed by George Stansfield (who had married Betty Baxter at Calverley 16th April 1781) and Samuel Yeadon (parish clerk). They had eleven children as follows:

Thomas died (age 54) at Greengates (buried at Calverley, 30th November 1817), and Elizabeth died (age 75, of “old age”) at Idle (12th January 1844, buried at Calverley, 15th January 1844).

[BAXT652] Mary Baxter (born 1790, daughter of Thomas), married 1. (at Bradford, 8th August 1808) a clothier [LEEE651] William Lee (born 1787, see LEE); then 2. (at Bradford, 22nd February 1830) a clothier Charles Longbottom (born 1800).

CENSUS DETAILS

Thomas Baxter = Betty Galway
1841 Census  1298/4-11  Idle, Thorpe
Elizabeth BAXTER     75 clothier
William   Raistrick   8