Revised 07/09/2015

Note: dates on this page and their descendants are in English format

NORTH YORKSHIRE BODDY FAMILY PAGE
BODDY NAMES INDEX                      MYERS FAMILY INDEX

Richard BODDY                          Mercy MYERS
Born 1762                              Born 1759
  at Topcliffe                           at Esholt

Bapt 27 Dec 1762                       Baptised 5 Sep 1759
  at Topcliffe, St Columba               at Otley, All Saints

font in Topcliffe Parish Church
(19 November 2014)

Topcliffe Parish Church
(19 November 2014)

Parents Richard/Isabella               Parents Timothy/Isabella

Died 25 Feb 1830 (age 68)              Died 3 Jul 1818 (age 59)
  at Esholt                              at Esholt

Bu'd 2 Mar 1830                        Buried 6 Jul 1818
  at Guiseley, St Oswald                 at Guiseley, St Oswald

Addresses :
1788-97 Wath
1799    Addingham (tailor)
1800-04           (tailor)
1818-30 Esholt
Further remarks :
Mercy Myers m. (5/11/1776, Addingham) William Stringer
It seems likely Mercy deserted her husband William, and simply cohabited with Richard Boddy
as she would have been unable to marry him

Children :
John             b 22/9/88; c 28/9/88 Wath; m1. Hannah Millar; m2. Hannah Atkinson; m3. Lucy Gant
Richard          b 4/2/90; c 5/2/90 Wath
Isabel           b 24/4/92; c 26/4/92 Wath; m. William Wood
Timothy          b 19/6/94; c 21/6/94 Wath; m. Sarah West
Mercy            b 19/5/97; c 26/5/97 Wath; m. John Riley
William          b 11/11/99; c 2/2/1800 Addingham; m1. Ann Wood; m2. Jane Medley nee Lambert
Thomas           b 6/4/04; c 1/7/04 Addingham; m. Mary Illingworth