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Two families of Crabtree are involved in this history, who were no doubt originally from the same root.

CRABTREE (1)

[CRAB601] Abraham Crabtree m. [WILK602] Elizabeth Wilkes
. [CRAB611] Thomas Crabtree m. [BOLN612] Anne Bollan
. . [CRAB621] Aaron Crabtree m. [ARMT622] Sara Armitage
. . . [CRAB632] Hannah Crabtree m. [LEEE631] William Lee

[CRAB601] Abraham Crabtree may have been born in 1636 (the son of Thomas), and may have married (at Bingley, 1666) [WILK602] Elizabeth Wilkes. They had two children baptised at Bradford as follows:

In the 1672 Hearth Tax there was an Abraham Crabtree at Manningham, who is most likely this person.

[CRAB611] Thomas Crabtree (born 1667) married (at Bradford, 2nd May 1683) [BOLN612] Anne Bollan. They had five children born in the Horton area and baptised at Bradford as follows:

Thomas died at Heaton (buried at Bradford, 25th December 1693).

[CRAB621] Aaron Crabtree (born 1693) married (at Bradford, 19th September 1714) [ARMT622] Sara Armitage. They had eight children, mostly born at Heaton, and baptised at Bradford as follows:

An Aaron died at Heaton (buried at Bradford, St. Peter, 10th March 1761) and is presumed to be this person.

[CRAB632] Hannah Crabtree (born 1721, daughter of Aaron) married (at Bradford, 24th December 1741) a clothier [LEEE631] William Lee (born 1719, see LEE).

CRABTREE (2)

[CRAX591] William Crabtree m. ?
. [CRAX601] William Crabtree m. [NORN602] Agnes Norton
. . [CRAX611] William Crabtree m2. [BREK612] Mary Bretherick
. . . [CRAX621] Joshua Crabtree m1. [RUSW622] Hannah Rushworth
. . . . [CRAX632] Sarah Crabtree m. [RHOX631] John Rhodes

[CRAX591] William Crabtree and his wife had at least one child born at Heaton and baptised at Bradford as follows:

[CRAX601] William Crabtree (born 1658) married (at Bradford, 30th June 1681) [NORN602] Agnes Norton (born 1658, see NORTON). They had at least one child born at Heaton and baptised at Bradford as follows:

Agnes (wife of William junior) died at Heaton (buried at Bradford, St. Peter, 24th October 1708), and William (a yeoman) died at Heaton also (buried at Bradford, St. Peter, 8th June 1720).

[CRAX611] William Crabtree (born 1682) married 1. (at Bradford, 22nd July 1703) Susannah Smith. She died at Heaton (buried at Bradford, 24th October 1708), and afterwards William (of Heaton) married 2. (at Bradford, 25th May 1709) [BREK612] Mary Bretherick (also of Heaton). William and Mary had three children born at Heaton and baptised at Bradford as follows:

Mary died at Bradford (buried at St. Peter, 11th April 1739), and was survived by her husband William (a clothier).

[CRAX621] Joshua Crabtree (born 1714, son of William & Mary) married 1. (at Bradford, 23rd April 1739) [RUSW622] Hannah Rushworth. They had at least one child born at Manningham and baptised at Bradford as follows:

Hannah died in child-birth at Manningham (buried at Bradford, St. Peter, 28th January 1746). Barely eight months later, Joshua married 2. (at Bradford, 2nd November 1746) Elizabeth Murgatroyd, by whom he had a further three children born at Manningham and baptised at Bradford as follows:

Joshua’s 2nd wife Elizabeth died at Bradford (buried at St. Peter, 23rd August 1763), and Joshua (a yeoman) died at Heaton (buried at St. Peter, 23rd October 1775).

[CRAX632] Sarah Crabtree (born 1746, daughter of Joshua & Hannah) married (at Bradford, 2nd October 1764) a weaver [RHOX631] John Rhodes (born 1739, see RHODES).