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Dalley1894 Leeds Debra
Daft189016 Buslingthorpe Green, Leeds Alan Chadwick My Grandfathers mothers maiden name was Daft and in 1890 she was living at the above address.
Does anyone have any information on her, or the address, or anyone named Daft?
DaglessAllMeanwood ensor
Dain 1845 ?Armley Ann Walter My Gt grandfather was born in 1845 George Edwin Dain. I have been told that his parents were John and Ann Dain and were connected with woollen mills in Leeds, but know nothing else about the family at that time or before.
Dalby All Thorner/Hunslet Richard Bould  
Daniel1899Wortley, Leeds John Daniel Looking for marriage cert. his wife was called Hannah Sophie his christian name was Arthur
DarbyBeeston, Leeds Christine Darby
Darnborough1860-1920Hunslet David Clarke
Dawson1830 - 1940Holbeck and Beeston, Leeds Alexandra Dawson I have managed to trace back to my G.G.Grandad JOHN LAWRENCE DAWSON, born in 1843 ish and lived in Holbeck in 1901. I would like to go back even further if possible. John was married to Harriet and they had 6 children,4 boys and 2 girls, my G.Grandad, Walter, being one of them. Please let me know if you think you can help.
DawsonAllGildersome (also Adwalton) Joyce Pashley My branch of the Dawson line in Gildersome is an offshoot of a large group of families based in and around Mirfield. Interested in sharing info with researchers especially from the Gildersome branch, but also from Mirfield
Dawson1887-1907Armley Parish, Leeds John Dawson John Dawson was born approximately 1887 in Leeds Yorkshire. In the 1901 census he was 14 and a Tailors Ticket Printer. He was my Great grandfather. He moved to Michigan in the United States in 1907 by way of Canada.
Day 1900 - present Leeds area Emma If anyone has any information on the days from leeds please contact me thanks!!
Dean 1790-1820 Woodhouse Carr Joan Powell Samuel DEAN married Alice. Can't find marriage yet. First child,
Sarah, born 1819 Nethergreen, Leeds.
Denbigh1880 - 1958Beckett Street, LeedsHazel John Denbigh Had a Gentleman's outfitters. Died 1958, Hetton Road, Leeds


Demaine1880 -1910LeedsAlan Walker
Denby1800 - 1900Ilkley, Swincliffe, HampsthwaiteSandra Brownhill
Dennell 1700 until present Hunslet, Rastrick, Leeds Margaret Hinchliffe

Holdsworth, Hinchliffe, Dennell, Walker, Wells

If anyone has information on these surnames I would appreciate any help

1703 onwardsWhitkirk, Halton, SeacroftPat Dennell John Dennel was married to Esther and had children Baptised at St Mary's Church, Whitkirk from 1739 onwards. I have a direct link established to John & Esther.
Dent 1830 - 1930 Leeds Terence Power  
LeedsBeverley Richards I am searching for further information re an ancestor Maria DERWICK, who married at St Peter's Church, Leeds in 1823, to Joseph LEUTY.
Dever1895 to present day
LeedsRussell Neale Dever My GreatGrandfather was from county mayo. My Grandfather Edward Dever married Helen Learoyd and had Derek John Margret and Roger. Edward and Derek have both died but everyone else is still alive and reasonably well. There are many cousins from the above tree but I have nothing to go on past my Grandfather Edward. Any help would be much appreciated. I am sure the family hail from Cuilmore which is in Glenhest Co Mayo Ireland

Dewdney 1936-2000 Holbeck Dewdney  
Dewhirst/Dewhurst 1750-1900 Skinner Street, New Road End, Leeds
David Freeman Joseph Dewhirst/Dewhurst a widower married Sarah Rigby, 25th june 1841 at the Register Office, Leeds John Rigby, Sarah's father, was a Baptist Minister at Blackley Elland.
Joseph Dewhirst's father was Robert Dewhirst
Dibb 1800 - 2000 Horsforth Peter Dibb  
Dibb1751 onwardWeston/Askwith/Horsforth/YeadonNoel Dibb John Dibb b.1751 John Dibb b.1784, Francis Dibb b.1825, Robert Dibb b.1852 John Cooper Dibb b.1889 Geoffrey Dibb b.1924 & on to me.
Any info on these people or links to them greatly received.
Even if in doubt I might find a link,so contact me anyway !!
Dickenson 1850 onwards
Leeds Denise Revell
Dickinson1873-1912+Wakefield, HunsletDale Schultz
Dix1887-19108 Leasome Mount, HunsletColin Jackson Artist in oils
Dixon1800 - 1900Skelton, Eston, Redcar
Sandra Brownhill
Dixon1880-1930Kirkstall, HunsletBruce Allan
Dobson 1880+ Hunslet/Holbeck/Whitkirk
Jane Muehsam
Dobson family 1891 Census living in Adams Bldgs, Holbeck, Coal loaders (Cart)
1901 Census living 41 Jacks Lane, Hunslet. Greengrocer, working from home
Dobson 1847 to present Yeadon, Stanningley, Farsley
D Babish Sarah Ann Dobson:born 1847 in Yeadon. Father was William Dobson. Both she and James Parsons were living in Stanningley when they married in 1874.They had at least 5 children, Uriah, Fred, Charlotta Ann, Harry and Laura, all born in Farsley.
Dobsonbefore 1817 to present dayWhitkirk, Leeds, Barwick-in-Elmet, TemplenewsamJohn Dobson So far traced my father's, James L Dobson b1916 in Leeds, family to James Dobson b1817 (Barwick-in-Elmet) married Mary Shaw b1823 (Whitkirk) then just 'hit a wall'
Any help will be very appreciated ... thanks
Dobsonca 1820-1924Leeds, Heather Goebel John William DOBSON m. Elizabeth MURFIN. Their daughter was Lucy Dobson, b.April 1849, married John William PETERS, 1847-1941, Leeds. Especially interested in parents of John Wm. DOBSON. Thank you.
Doherty1880'sHolbeck, LeedsAvril White I would particularly like to know when My Grandma and Grandad died. They lived at number 2 Shafton Street Holbeck, Leeds in the late 1800s. But any info on earlier relatives would be a bonus.
Dolan 1850 + Leeds Denise Revell  
Doughty1899-2004LeedsMaureen Partridge Especially Harold Doughty and Gilbert Raymond Doughty who was my father. I was adopted and taken to Australia in 1947.
Drake C19 & C20 Wortley cum Leeds Lesley Wilson  
Draper Pre 1800 Liverpool, Ormskirk-Lancs. Huddersfield, Barnsley & Wolverhampton Julie Draper  
DreweryHunslet, RothwellBramley, Stanningley Pudsey, LeedsYvonne Cairns Evelina Drew(e)ry born Belle Isle 1867, father William Drewry born c1834 married Eliza Seanor 1858, Rothwell. William's father - Robert dates unknown
Driver Before 1881 Yorkshire, England James A Walls Ann Driver married Henry William Walls my (greatgrandfather) at St, Matthews church, Holbeck, Leeds, Yorkshire, England on Sep 11th, 1858. The Walls family came to America in 1881 to Florida then by 1900 were in Pennsylvania.

Driver1800-1900Bramley, Stanningley Pudsey, LeedsRuth Gillian Sellors Farmers, haulage contractors, Butchers
St Peter's Church, Bramley
Stanningley Parish Church

Drury 1891-1950 Leeds Stephen Drury
Any connections to Frederick William Drury b. 1865, Bessie Atkinson Nee Drury b.1869, Beatrice Ethel Drury b.1873 Josephine Lee Drury b.1876, Arthur Benjamin Drury b.1878, Edith Mills Drury b. 1882. All born in Liverpool, moved to Leeds in 1890's
Duce 1780-1830 Leeds Donnece Foster  
Duggleby1875-1901North East of LeedsLois Borland An old birth record mentions Huddlestone Hall, Huddleston cum





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