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YORKSHIRE TOWNS:

There are so many Yorkshire families that it is easier to organise them on the site by location.

Dent and Sedbergh
The birthplace of Adam Sedgwick and the place most associated with the surname
Almondbury
A Siswick stronghold
Arncliffe
A large group of Sedgwicks
Barnsley
Links to Leeds and Nottinghamshire
Bedale
Only one of the families so far
Bentham
Some roots may be in Lancashire
Brantingham
Roots in Market Weighton
Brotherton
Links with Doncaster and Manchester
Burnsall, Bolton Abbey and Bainbridge
Links with the Quakers
Clapham
Also links to Giggleswick
Crakehall
Originated perhaps in Catterick?
Croft
Part of family migrated to Durham
Dewsbury
Connections to Leeds
Doncaster
Migrated around Yorkshire
Grassington
Linked to Linton in Craven
Halifax
Roots in Skipton?
Helperby
Connections with Aldborough and Brafferton
Hilton
Just one family so far
Horbury
A Siswick stronghold
Howgill
Descendants in Westmorland and Lancashire
Huddersfield
Another Siswick stronghold
Joe Siswick of Huddersfield
Born circa 1826
Hutton Rudby
The origins of several families
Kettlewell
Also linked to Conistone in Craven
Leeds
Many Sedgwick and Sidgwick residents
Lindley
Mainly Siswick families
Malham
Links to Leeds
Markington
Links to Doncaster
Northallerton
The area sits in Durham as well as Yorkshire
Osbaldwick
Roots in Knaresborough and descendants in York, Otley and Leeds
Patrick Brompton
Connections with Leeming, Burneston, Bedale and Crakehall
Scruton
Possible connections with Crakehall and Northallerton
Sheffield
Connections to many parts of Yorkshire
Skipton
Home of several families
West Witton
Another important Sedgwick parish
York
Links to Durham and Lancashire
John Wat Sedgwick
Alleged to be born circa 1147 - line being reresearched

IGI ENTRIES: Births over 5000, Marriages 2199, Deaths 616

See this exciting site for transcripts from various parishes

1851 CENSUS: 725 Resident Sedgwicks, 145 families, 104 'strays'

1861 CENSUS: 883 Resident Sedgwicks, 196 families, 114 'strays'

1871 CENSUS: 864 Resident Sedgwicks, 175 families, 153 'strays'

1881 CENSUS: 1054 Resident Sedgwicks, 227 families, 186 'strays'

1891 CENSUS: 974 Resident Sedgwicks, 208 families, 173 'strays'

1901 CENSUS: 1224 Resident Sedgwicks, ? families, 189 'strays'

CIVIL REGISTRATION DISTRICTS:

About 75 districts - to be added here soon. Try this excellent site if you are researching in Yorkshire from 1837 onwards - YorkshireBMD.


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