Willis Farm, Rishton

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Street: Cowhill Lane
Town: Rishton
Post Code: BB1 4AS
Aerial photo of the area of Willis. (Picture from Google Earth).
Willis farm in May 2004.

Willis Farm is found situated off the newCowhill Lane, adjacent to the M65 motorway.

The farm was in existence in1848, as can be seen on old maps.

Previous Tenants

1834

Christened: Name: John Hindle Age: 69 Date of Birth: Birth Place: Relationship: Occupation: Married on: Address: Willacy, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Sunday, November 16, 1834 Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1841

Christened: Name: Jane CROSS Age: 2 Date of Birth: 1839 Birth Place: Yes Relationship: Occupation: Married on: Address: Wilkes, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1841

Christened: Name: Ann HINDLE Age: 5 Date of Birth: 1836 Birth Place: Yes Relationship: Occupation: Married on: Address: Wilkes, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1841

Christened: Name: James HINDLE Age: 10 Date of Birth: 1831 Birth Place: Yes Relationship: Occupation: Weaver Married on: Address: Wilkes, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1841

Christened: Name: Robert HINDLE Age: 10 Date of Birth: 1831 Birth Place: Yes Relationship: Occupation: Cotton Weaver Married on: Address: Wilkes, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1841

Christened: Name: William HINDLE Age: 15 Date of Birth: 1826 Birth Place: Yes Relationship: Occupation: Cotton Weaver Married on: Address: Wilkes, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1841

Christened: Name: Mary HINDLE Age: 20 Date of Birth: 1821 Birth Place: Yes Relationship: Occupation: Cotton Weaver Married on: Address: Wilkes, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1841

Christened: Name: Denis HOWARTH Age: 65 Date of Birth: 1776 Birth Place: Yes Relationship: Occupation: Farmer Married on: Address: Wilkes, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1841

Christened: Name: Thomas CROSS Age: 1 Date of Birth: 1840 Birth Place: Yes Relationship: Occupation: Married on: Address: Wilkes, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1841

Christened: Name: Margaret HINDLE Age: 15 Date of Birth: 1826 Birth Place: Yes Relationship: Occupation: Cotton Weaver Married on: Address: Wilkes, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1841

Christened: Name: John CROSS Age: 4 Date of Birth: 1837 Birth Place: Yes Relationship: Occupation: Married on: Address: Wilkes, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1841

Christened: Name: Elizabeth CROSS Age: 6 Date of Birth: 1835 Birth Place: Yes Relationship: Occupation: Married on: Address: Wilkes, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1841

Christened: Name: Mary CROSS Age: 8 Date of Birth: 1833 Birth Place: Yes Relationship: Occupation: Married on: Address: Wilkes, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1841

Christened: Name: Ann CROSS Age: 25 Date of Birth: 1806 Birth Place: Yes Relationship: Occupation: Married on: Address: Wilkes, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1841

Christened: Name: Thomas CROSS Age: 30 Date of Birth: 1811 Birth Place: Yes Relationship: Occupation: Cotton Weaver Married on: Address: Wilkes, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1841

Christened: Name: Thomas HINDLE Age: 50 Date of Birth: 1791 Birth Place: Yes Relationship: Occupation: Cotton Weaver Married on: Address: Wilkes, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1841

Christened: Name: Thomas HOWARTH Age: 25 Date of Birth: 1816 Birth Place: Yes Relationship: Occupation: Agricultural Labourer Married on: Address: Wilkes, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1841

Christened: Name: George HOWARTH Age: 25 Date of Birth: 1816 Birth Place: Yes Relationship: Occupation: Shoe Maker Journeyman Married on: Address: Wilkes, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1841

Christened: Name: Ann HOWARTH Age: 20 Date of Birth: 1821 Birth Place: Yes Relationship: Occupation: Weaver Married on: Address: Wilkes, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1841

Christened: Name: John HOWARTH Age: 15 Date of Birth: 1826 Birth Place: Yes Relationship: Occupation: Weaver Married on: Address: Wilkes, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1841

Christened: Name: Henry HOWARTH Age: 15 Date of Birth: 1826 Birth Place: Yes Relationship: Occupation: Weaver Married on: Address: Wilkes, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1841

Christened: Name: Margaret HINDLE Age: 50 Date of Birth: 1791 Birth Place: Yes Relationship: Occupation: Cotton Weaver Married on: Address: Wilkes, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1841

Christened: Name: Denis HOWARTH Age: 15 Date of Birth: 1826 Birth Place: Yes Relationship: Occupation: Weaver Married on: Address: Wilkes, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1841

Christened: Name: Sarah HOWARTH Age: 10 Date of Birth: 1831 Birth Place: Yes Relationship: Occupation: Married on: Address: Wilkes, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1841

Christened: Name: Martha HOWARTH Age: 50 Date of Birth: 1791 Birth Place: Yes Relationship: Occupation: Married on: Address: Wilkes, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1851

Christened: Name: Hannah Driver Age: 2 Month Date of Birth: 1851 Birth Place: Rishton Relationship: Daughter Occupation: Married on: Address: Willis, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1851

Christened: Name: Ellen Kindy Age: 25 Date of Birth: 1826 Birth Place: Ireland Relationship: Servant (Widow) Occupation: Farm Servant Married on: Address: Willis, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1851

Christened: Name: Samuel Henry Driver Age: 2 Date of Birth: 1849 Birth Place: Rishton Relationship: Son Occupation: Married on: Address: Willis, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1851

Christened: Name: Elizabeth Driver Age: 39 Date of Birth: 1812 Birth Place: Rossendale Relationship: Wife Occupation: Wife Married on: Address: Willis, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1851

Christened: Name: John Driver Age: 34 Date of Birth: 1817 Birth Place: Hapton Relationship: Head Occupation: Farmer of 28 Acres Married on: Address: Willis, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1851

Christened: Name: John Driver Age: 8 Date of Birth: 1843 Birth Place: Rossendale Relationship: Son Occupation: Scholar Married on: Address: Willis, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1878

Christened: Name: Thomas Knowles Age: Date of Birth: Birth Place: Relationship: Occupation: farmer Married on: Address: Willaces, Cowhill Lane Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1885

Christened: Name: Thomas Knowles Age: Date of Birth: Birth Place: Relationship: Occupation: farmer Married on: Address: Willaces, Cowhill Lane Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1888

Christened: Name: Thomas M. Knowles Age: Date of Birth: Birth Place: Relationship: Occupation: farmer Married on: Address: Willaces, Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1890

Christened: Sunday, November 9, 1890 Name: George Snelson Kinder Age: Date of Birth: -3377 Birth Place: Relationship: James & Sarah Ann Occupation: Farmer Married on: Address: Willaces, Cowhill Lane Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference: Baptisms 1874 - 1896, Page 129, Entry 1025

1891

Christened: Name: John Kinder Age: Date of Birth: Birth Place: Relationship: Occupation: farmer Married on: Address: Willaces Farm, Cowhill Lane Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1895

Christened: Wednesday, April 10, 1895 Name: James Kinder Age: Date of Birth: -1760 Birth Place: Relationship: James & Sarah Ann Occupation: Farmer Married on: Address: Willis Farm, Cowhill Lane Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference: Baptisms 1874 - 1896, Page 180, Entry 1433

1897

Christened: Name: James Kinder Age: Date of Birth: Birth Place: Relationship: Occupation: farmer Married on: Address: Willace's farm, Cowhill Lane Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1903

Christened: Name: James Kinder Age: Date of Birth: Birth Place: Relationship: Occupation: farmer Married on: Address: Willace's, Cowhill Lane Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1906

Christened: Name: James Kinder Age: Date of Birth: Birth Place: Relationship: Occupation: farmer Married on: Address: Willis, Cowhill Lane Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1909

Christened: Name: James Kinder Age: Date of Birth: Birth Place: Relationship: Occupation: farmer Married on: Address: Willis, Cowhill Lane Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1912

Christened: Name: James Kinder Age: Date of Birth: Birth Place: Relationship: Occupation: farmer Married on: Address: Willis Farm, Cowhill Lane Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1915

Christened: Name: James Kinder Age: Date of Birth: Birth Place: Relationship: Occupation: Farmer Married on: Address: Willis, Cowhill Lane Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1915

Christened: Name: James Kinder Age: Date of Birth: Birth Place: Relationship: Occupation: farmer Married on: Address: Willis, Cowhill Lane Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1925

Christened: Name: James Kinder Age: Date of Birth: Birth Place: Relationship: Occupation: Farmer Married on: Address: Willis Farm, Cowhill Lane Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

1947

Christened: Name: George Kinder Age: Date of Birth: Birth Place: Relationship: Occupation: Farmer Married on: Address: Willis farm, Cowhill Lane Telephone: Died at: Burial Date: Cremated? Burial No: Grave Ref: Notes: Reference:

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