Some of the Families of Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England


George Jethro Lack-1585 [Parents] was christened on 14 Feb 1845 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England. He was buried on 7 Nov 1938 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England.

BAPTISM from Yardley Hastings Parish registers, NRO ref 377p/4, no. 698.

CENSUS 1891 at Little Lane, Yardley Hastings, PRO ref. RG12/1191, folio 5, page 3, schedule 16. Age 26, married but wife not at home, he may be living as a separate family in the same house as John & Rebecca Underwood.

BURIAL from Ivor Jones (email Nov 2002)

He had the following children:

  M i John Thomas Lack-1618 was born about 1886 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England.

CENSUS 1891 at Little Lane, Yardley Hastings, PRO ref. RG12/1191, folio 5, page 3, schedule 16. Age 4, living with father.

Robert Laurence-830 was born in 1792 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England. He married Ann Underwood-643 on 7 Apr 1822 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England.

MARRIAGE from Yardley Hastings Parish Records, NRO ref 377p/8 (LDS 6129511), both of the parish, no.72, of lawful age.

NOTE Pat Kent (email Jan 2005) sent a genealogical listing with him in the 3rd generation of the children of Robert Lawrence of Yardley Hastings. Date of birth taken from this.

Ann Underwood-643 [Parents] was christened on 3 Mar 1799 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England. She married Robert Laurence-830 on 7 Apr 1822 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England.

BAPTISM from Yardley Hastings Parish Records, NRO ref 377p/3, LDS 6129506.

MARRIAGE from Yardley Hastings Parish Records, NRO ref 377p/8 (LDS 6129511), both of the parish, no.72, of lawful age.

NOTE these two events may apply to different persons.


David Underwood-831 was born before 1802 in , , England. He married Mary Tarry-832 on 1 Apr 1823 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England.

MARRIAGE from Yardley Hastings Parish Records, NRO ref 377p/8 (LDS 6129511), both of the parish, no.73.

Mary Tarry-832 was born before 1803 in , , England. She married David Underwood-831 on 1 Apr 1823 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England.

MARRIAGE from Yardley Hastings Parish Records, NRO ref 377p/8 (LDS 6129511), both of the parish, no.79.


Daniel Downing-833 [Parents] was christened on 3 Sep 1790 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England. He married Jane Hardwick-834 on 24 Dec 1824 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England.

BAPTISM from Yardley Hastings parish records, NRO ref. 377p/3.

MARRIAGE from Yardley Hastings Parish Records, NRO ref 377p/8 (LDS 6129511), both of the parish, no.87.

NOTE this would make him 34 at marriage which is not impossible, but the records could apply to two people.

Jane Hardwick-834 was born before 1804 in , , England. She married Daniel Downing-833 on 24 Dec 1824 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England.

MARRIAGE from Yardley Hastings Parish Records, NRO ref 377p/8 (LDS 6129511), both of the parish, no.87.

They had the following children:

  M i Thomas Downing-1093
  M ii Joseph Downing-1095
  F iii Letisha Downing-1096 was christened on 11 Oct 1831 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England.

BAPTISM at the Infependent chapel at Yardley Hastings (report from P & J Bilborough by email April 2003).
  F iv Ann Downing-1097 was christened on 17 Aug 1835 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England.

BAPTISM at the Infependent chapel at Yardley Hastings (report from P & J Bilborough by email April 2003).

Thomas Minney-835 [Parents] was christened on 23 Oct 1807 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England. He died on 19 Dec 1889 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England. He married Deborah Bedford-688 on 30 Oct 1826 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England.

BIRTH date from Spence Minney (email Dec 2005).

BAPTISM from Yardley Hastings parish records, NRO ref 377p/3.

MARRIAGE from Yardley Hastings Parish Records, NRO ref 377p/8 (LDS 6129511), both of the parish, no.97. Neither signed. Elizabeth Wooding signed as a witness.

CENSUS 1841 from Betty via Carolyn Williams (email Jan 2006). At Yardley Hastings, East Side of the brookg, age 30, an ag.lab.

CENSUS Indes 1851 at Yardley Hastings, Ref HO 107/1738, folio 37, page 33, age 43, poossibly a widower and a road labourer..

CENSUS 1861 (from Madge Brawn, Oct 2008 - only left of page so references and page numbers missing), at The Brick Yard, Yardley Hastings, schedule 125, age 54, a widower and labourer living with his son Ebenezer.

DEATH from civil certificate obtained by Daine Harriman (email Sept 2007). He was 83 years, and died from "natural decay", he had been a general labourer. His death was reported by Ann Underwood who was present at the death.

Deborah Bedford-688 [Parents] was christened on 21 May 1793 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England. She died on 21 Dec 1848 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England. She married Thomas Minney-835 on 30 Oct 1826 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England.

Other marriages:
Longland, David

BAPTISM from Yardley Hastings Parish records, NRO ref. 377p/3, LDS film 6129506.

NOTE listed as a lace maker in 1824, and spinster at baptism of Mary in 1820..

MARRIAGE (1826) from Yardley Hastings Parish Records, NRO ref 377p/8 (LDS 6129511), both of the parish, no.97. Married by banns, neither signed, Elizabeth Wooding signed as witness.

CENSUS 1841 from Betty via Carolyn Williams (email Jan 2006). At Yardley Hastings, East Side of the brookg, age 45.

DEATH from civil certificate obtained by Diane Harriman (email Sep 2007). Aged 56 years. Cause of death, shaking palsy for 12 months. Death reported by her son Nathan.

They had the following children:

  M i Matthew Minney-1007 was born in 1826 in , , England.

CENSUS 1841 from Betty via Carolyn Williams (email Jan 2006). At Yardley Hastings, East Side of the brookg, age 15, named as Berrthiar here, but probably Matthew.

KNOWN first from Andrea Marks' tree.
  M ii Ebenezer Minney-1009
  M iii Nathan Minney-1008 was born in 1833 in , , England.

CENSUS 1841 from Betty via Carolyn Williams (email Jan 2006). At Yardley Hastings, East Side of the brookg, age 5, listed as Nathorn in the transcript, but probably Nathan.

KNOWN first from Andrea Marks' tree. five children are listed.

Peter Smith-836 was born before 1807 in , , England. He married Mary Underwood-621 on 6 Apr 1827 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England.

MARRIAGE from Yardley Hastings Parish Records, NRO ref 377p/8 (LDS 6129511), both of the parish, no.107.

Mary Underwood-621 [Parents] was christened on 13 May 1810 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England. She married Peter Smith-836 on 6 Apr 1827 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England.

BAPTISM from Yardley Hastings Parish records, NRO ref. 377p/3.

MARRIAGE from Yardley Hastings Parish Records, NRO ref 377p/8 (LDS 6129511), both of the parish, no.107.

NOTE there is no proof that these two events were for the same person.


George Ward-838 was born before 1765 in , , England. He married Susannah-839 on 15 Oct 1785 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England.

MARRIAGE from Yardley Hastings Parish Records, NRO ref. 377p/6 (LDS 6129509), both of the parish, page 44 no.46.

Susannah-839 was born before 1760 in , , England. She married George Ward-838 on 15 Oct 1785 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England.

Other marriages:
Underwood,

MARRIAGE from Yardley Hastings Parish Records, NRO ref. 377p/6 (LDS 6129509), both of the parish, page 44 no.46, she was a widow at this time.


Underwood-840 was born before 1760 in , , England. He died before 1785. He married Susannah-839.

DEATH from remarriage of his widow.

Susannah-839 was born before 1760 in , , England. She married Underwood-840.

Other marriages:
Ward, George

MARRIAGE from Yardley Hastings Parish Records, NRO ref. 377p/6 (LDS 6129509), both of the parish, page 44 no.46, she was a widow at this time.


John Daton-841 was born before 1763 in , , England. He married Frances Bedford-842 on 10 Jun 1783 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England.

MARRIAGE from Yardley Hastings Parish Records, NRO ref. 377p/6 (LDS 6129509), both of the parish, page 42 no.78.

Frances Bedford-842 was born before 1763 in , , England. She married John Daton-841 on 10 Jun 1783 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England.

MARRIAGE from Yardley Hastings Parish Records, NRO ref. 377p/6 (LDS 6129509), both of the parish, page 42 no.78.


Samuel Burgess-843 was born before 1763 in , , England. He married Ann Bedford-844 on 27 Oct 1783 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England.

MARRIAGE from Yardley Hastings Parish Records, NRO ref. 377p/6 (LDS 6129509), of the parish of Wellingborough , page 42 no.73.

Ann Bedford-844 was born before 1763 in , , England. She married Samuel Burgess-843 on 27 Oct 1783 in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire, England.

MARRIAGE from Yardley Hastings Parish Records, NRO ref. 377p/6 (LDS 6129509), of the parish, page 42 no.73.

NOTE she could be the same Ann who had a child a few years earlier.

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