James Hearfield (b.1735 at Arthington)

James' tree James and Martha Parents David and Ann

James HEARFIELD   ==   Martha BEDFORD

James' baptism6 September 1735: James Heafield s. of Samuel of Arthington bapt. Adel PR
Marriage5 August 1760: James Hearfield m. Martha Bedforth [signed Bedford] both of this parish (Banns) by G. Gowndril. Witnesses Wm Metcalfe, William BedforthSpofforth PR
Children   (a)20 August 1771: Martha d. of James Hearfield farmer & Martha bapt
Bishopthorpe PR
Children   (b)5 Oct/Nov/Dec 1773: Samuel son of James Earfield baptized
18 February 1776: David son of James Hearfield, Farmer, Womersley, mother Martha, bapt, born 7 Jan.
Womersley PR

Comment . . . There could well have been other children born between 1760 and 1770, but I can't trace them. Womersley is just east of Pontefract, about 25 miles south of Spofforth (down the A1).

Copyright John Hearfield, 2007