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HAIGH family in Yorkshire


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Death in Victoria:

Surname: HAIGH
Given Names: Saml
Event: D
Father: Haigh Jonathan
Mother: Mary Ann STYRING
Age: 72
Death Place: Hawth
Year: 1904
Reg. Number: 8937

I'd like a look up please in WRY for the HAIGH family.

Marriage possibly 4 Jun 1828 Huddersfield.

Jonathan b. abt 1803 Huddersfield
spouse Mary Ann
children include
Bradley b. abt 1829 Huddersfield
Jane b. abt 1830 Huddersfield
Samuel b. abt 1832 Huddersfield



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Hi dave
HAIGH, Jonn M 45 1796 Yorkshire
HAIGH, Mary Ann F 35 1806 Yorkshire
HAIGH, Sarah F 15 1826 Yorkshire
HAIGH, Bradley M 12 1829 Yorkshire
HAIGH, Saml M 8 1833 Yorkshire
SAYLES, Jane F 15 1826 Yorkshire
CROOK, Maria F 25 1816 Yorkshire
CROOK, Harriott Hanh F 1 1840 Yorkshire

RG number: HO107
Piece: 1275
Book/Folio: 5/47

Registration District: Huddersfield
Sub District:Huddersfield
Civil Parish: Huddersfield
Municipal Borough: Huddersfield
Address: Bradley's Buildings, Huddersfield

Could this be Samuel in 1861

HAIGH, Samuel Head Married M 27 1834 Wool Hand Loom Weaver Golcar Yorkshire
HAIGH, Sarah Wife Married F 29 1832 Dressmaker Golcar Yorkshire
HAIGH, Bradley Son M 6 1855 Golcar Yorkshire
HAIGH, Arthur Son M 2 1859 Golcar Yorkshire

RG number: RG09
Piece: 3271
Folio: 117

Registration District: Huddersfield
Sub District: 11 Golcar
Enumeration District: 7
Ecclesiastical Parish: Golcar

Civil Parish: Golcar Municipal Borough:
address: Westwood, Golcar
County:Yorkshire (West Riding)

Hello dave,

Thank you very much. I doubt very much that's Samuel in 1861 because he married in Australia in 1858. ;)

7 Jun 1853 'Shanghae' for Melbourne - passengers included Mr. Samuel HAIGH

The Huddersfield Chronicle and West Yorkshire Advertiser (West Yorkshire, England), Saturday, May 22, 1858; pg. 8; Issue 427. 19th Century British Library Newspapers: Part II.
On the 17th February, at the Congregational Chapel, Melbourne, Australia, by the Rev. W. B. Landells, Mr. Samuel Haigh, late of this town, to Sarah Jane, eldest Daughter of Mr. James Hirst, of Halifax.

Spouse Sarah Jane died in 1914.

Surname: HAIGH
Given Names: Sarah Jane
Event: D
Father: Hirst Jas
Mother: Lucy UNKNOWN
Age: 90
Death Place: Hawthorn
Year: 1914
Reg. Number: 10024

The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848-1954) - Thursday 1 October 1914 p.1
HAIGH.-On the 28th September, at her residence "Adlih" St James Park, Hawthorn, Sarah Jane, relict of the late Samuel Haigh (Haigh Brothers), beloved mother of Walter, in her 91st year. (Privately interred.)


Hi Dave

England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations),1861-1941

Name: Samuel Haigh
Probate Date: 28 Mar 1906
Death Date: 17 Jul 1904
Death Place: Victoria
Registry: London

HAIGH Samuel of “Adilih” St. James’-park Hawthorn colony of Victoria died 17 July 1904 Probate Melbourne to Sarah Jane Haigh widow and John Robertson merchant Sealed London 28 March Effects £262 16s. 4d. in England.

Hello crankypants,

Thank you very much. I was lucky that Samuel had a brother, Bradley, with a not so common WRY name. :)