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  • The Holdsworth Family


      Yorkshire, Devonshire and Hampshire

    John Holdsworth was born 25th March 1547 in Southowram, Yorkshire, son of John Holdsworth and Alice (nee Lacy). He died about the year 1620, his will was proved on 15 March 1621. On 2nd February 1572/73, he married Elizabeth Savile, the daughter of Henry Savile and Elizabeth (nee Ramsden).

      John Holdsworth of Ashday. b: 25 March 1547 Southowram, Yorkshire. d: Abt. 1620 m: 2 February 1572/73, in Elland, Yorkshire, Elizabeth Savile b: Abt. 1550 d: Abt. 1629
      1. Thomas Holdsworth of Ashday. b: Abt. 1590 Elland, Yorkshire. d: 1651 m: 7 November 1636 in Halifax, Yorkshire Mary Northend b: Abt. 1620 d: August 1700
      2. John Holdsworth b: 9 May 1574 Elland, Yorkshire. christening: 24 March 1575/76 Elland, Yorkshire. d: Abt. 1654
      3. Jane Holdsworth b: Abt. 1577 christening: 6 July 1577 d: 1615 Wakefield, Yorkshire
      4. Elizabeth Holdsworth b: Abt. 1579 Elland, Yorkshire. christening: 13 September 1579 Elland, Yorkshire.
      5. Henry Holdsworth b: Abt. April 1581 Elland, Yorkshire. christening: 6 April 1581 Elland, Yorkshire. d: 1620
      6. The Reverend Robert Holdsworth b: Abt. May 1583 Elland, Yorkshire. christening: 12 May 1583 Elland, Yorkshire. d: 1632 m: Abt. 1609 Mary Newman b: Abt. 1585 d: 1665
      7. Dorothie Holdsworth b: Abt. 1585 Elland, Yorkshire.m Richard Sproxton
      8. Sibella Holdsworth b: 13 February 1585/86 Elland, Yorkshire.
      9. Alice Holdsworth b: Abt. 1587 Elland, Yorkshire.

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