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Joseph CloseAge: 7717191796

Birth 1719 40 36
Baptism 17 January 1719
MarriageIsabell SpenceleyView family
8 May 1746 (Age 27)
Birth of a son
#1
George Close
1747 (Age 28)
Baptism of a sonGeorge Close
5 April 1747 (Age 28)
Birth of a son
#2
William Close
1752 (Age 33)
Death of a sonGeorge Close
1752 (Age 33)
Baptism of a sonWilliam Close
9 February 1752 (Age 33)
Burial of a sonGeorge Close
1 October 1752 (Age 33)
Birth of a son
#3
George Close
1756 (Age 37)
Baptism of a sonGeorge Close
29 August 1756 (Age 37)
Birth of a son
#4
Joseph Close
1759 (Age 40)
Baptism of a sonJoseph Close
16 December 1759 (Age 40)
Birth of a son
#5
James Close
1763 (Age 44)
Baptism of a sonJames Close
8 May 1763 (Age 44)
Death of a motherElisabeth Scott
1764 (Age 45)
Death of a fatherGeorge Close
1768 (Age 49)
Note 1769 (Age 50)

Note: From “A Dales Heritage” by Marie Hartley and Joan Ingilby - page 51 quoting from John Parke’s diary …
Note 1772 (Age 53)

Note: “The then tenant of Crackpot Hall, Joseph Close who had followed Metcalfe and Ralph Scott (as tenant), was paid 10s.6d. (=52p) for damage done to his farm by mining, and his wife earned 5s. (5 shillings = 25p) for 2000 stoprods (wood for wattling the shaft of a mine). Joseph too, (like a previous tenant) hounded his neighbours sheep too roughly”.
Marriage of a childWilliam CloseAgnes CoatesView family
17 May 1777 (Age 58)
Marriage of a childJoseph CloseMary MilnerView family
28 September 1781 (Age 62)
Marriage of a childGeorge CloseIsabella FawcettView family
28 December 1783 (Age 64)
Marriage of a childJames CloseAgnes (Nanny) CoatesView family
14 April 1786 (Age 67)
Death of a wifeIsabell Spenceley
1791 (Age 72)
Burial of a wifeIsabell Spenceley
4 October 1791 (Age 72)
Death 1796 (Age 77)
Burial 16 February 1796 (Age 77)
Note
From “A Dales Heritage” by Marie Hartley and Joan Ingilby - page 51 quoting from John Parke’s diary - “Oct 9 1769 …This Day Joseph Close of Crackpot Hall inform’d me that John Metcalfe of Dikeheads has rec’d a letter from Lord Pomfret……” “31 Dec 1769 … Joseph Close tenant at Crackpothall sent word (to Chris Hawhins) to take away a horse otherwise he would impound him….”
Note
“The then tenant of Crackpot Hall, Joseph Close who had followed Metcalfe and Ralph Scott (as tenant), was paid 10s.6d. (=52p) for damage done to his farm by mining, and his wife earned 5s. (5 shillings = 25p) for 2000 stoprods (wood for wattling the shaft of a mine). Joseph too, (like a previous tenant) hounded his neighbours sheep too roughly”.
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father
George Close
Birth: 1679 22Wensley, Leyburn, Yorkshire, England
Baptism: 13 July 1679Wensley, Leyburn, Yorkshire, England
Death: 1768Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Burial: 26 December 1768Church of St Andrew, Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
mother
Elisabeth Scott
Birth: 3 December 1682Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Death: 1764Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Burial: 17 March 1764Church of St Andrew, Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Marriage: 25 April 1715Church of St Andrew, Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
20 months
elder sister
Margrett Close
Birth: 1716 37 33Whitaside, Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Baptism: 12 February 1716Church of St Andrew, Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
2 years
elder brother
3 years
Joseph Close
Birth: 1719 40 36Whitaside, Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Baptism: 17 January 1719Church of St Andrew, Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Death: 1796Dyke Heads, Gunnerside, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Burial: 16 February 1796Muker, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Family with Isabell Spenceley - View family
Joseph Close
Birth: 1719 40 36Whitaside, Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Baptism: 17 January 1719Church of St Andrew, Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Death: 1796Dyke Heads, Gunnerside, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Burial: 16 February 1796Muker, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
wife
Isabell Spenceley
Birth: 17 March AD 1722/23 (28 March 1723)Whitaside, Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Death: 1791Dyke Heads, Gunnerside, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Burial: 4 October 1791Muker, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Marriage: 8 May 1746Church of St Andrew, Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
20 months
son
George Close
Birth: 1747 28 23Whitaside, Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Baptism: 5 April 1747Church of St Andrew, Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Death: 1752Whitaside, Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Burial: 1 October 1752Church of St Andrew, Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
6 years
son
William Close
Birth: 1752 33 28Whitaside, Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Baptism: 9 February 1752Church of St Andrew, Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Death: about October 1802Gunnerside, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Burial: 8 October 1802Muker, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
5 years
son
George Close
Birth: 1756 37 32Whitaside, Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Baptism: 29 August 1756Muker, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Occupation: George was a miner and farmer — —
Death: 1817Whitaside, Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Burial: 1 December 1817Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Gunnerside, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
4 years
son
Joseph Close
Birth: 1759 40 35Crackpot Hall, Gunnerside, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Baptism: 16 December 1759Muker, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Occupation: Miner1781
Residence: 1793Eden Valley, North Stainmore, Westmorland, England
Death: 1821Howgill Foot, Heggerscales, Kaber, Westmorland, England
Burial: 11 March 1821Kirkby Stephen, Westmorland, England
5 years
son
James Close
Birth: 1763 44 39Muker, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Baptism: 8 May 1763Muker, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Residence: 1787Dyke Heads, Gunnerside, Richmond, Yorkshire, England
Death: 1856Reeth, Richmond, Yorkshire, England

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