Scholes

Joshua Scholes was born circa 1719 and married Elizabeth Corter on 29 AUG 1745 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England.  See my Corter page for information on Elizabeth.  They had: Mary c 12 JUN 1746, St. John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire, England; William c 19 JUL 1747, St. John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire, England , d JUN 1824; John c 30 JUL 1749, St. John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire, England; Robert c 23 JUN 1751, St. John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire, England; George c 13 MAY 1753, St. John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire, England; Elisabeth c 7 SEP 1755, St. John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire, England; Sara c 25 MAR 1759, St. John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire, England; and Joseph, bc 1763; d OCT 1763.

George Scholes was christened 13 MAY 1753, St. John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire, England.  He married Sarah (Sally) Murgatroyd on 7 AUG 1775, Bradford, Yorkshire, England. See my Murgatroyd page for information on Sarah.  George was a weaver.  Their residence was primarily listed as Clayton and Great Horton, but also as Wibsey on Betty’s christening.  They had: James c 8 APR 1776, St. Peter, Bradford, Yorkshire, England; Betty c 5 NOV 1777, St. Peter, Bradford, Yorkshire, England; Hannah c 10 DEC 1779, St. Peter, Bradford, Yorkshire, England; Mary c 5 APR 1785, St. Peter, Bradford, Yorkshire, England; Joshua c 15 JAN 1788, St. Peter, Bradford, Yorkshire, England (he married Rachel); Jane c 11 AUG 1790, St. Peter, Bradford, Yorkshire, England; Matty c 25 MAY 1795, St. Peter, Bradford, Yorkshire, England; and George, b 28 OCT 1799, Horton, Bradford, Yorkshire, c 19 JAN 1800, Wesleyan, Halifax, Yorkshire (he married Rebecca Bairstow).

Jane Scholes was christened  5 APR 1790, St. Peter, Bradford, Yorkshire, England and died 12 JUN 1852.  She married John Brook on 11 AUG 1811; 1790 married John Brook.  See my Brook page for their descendants.

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