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William Bridtwisel

Male 1275 - 1330  (55 years)


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  • Name William Bridtwisel  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Born 1275  Huncoat (Huncote), Blackburn Hundred (Lancashire), England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Christened Habergham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • All Saints Church
    Gender Male 
    Grant 1306  Bradley and Hapton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Land at Bradley and Hapton 
    Possessions 1306  Bradley and Hapton Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Land Grant 
    Possessions 1306  Bradley and Hapton Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 12
    Land Grant 
    Attended: 1316  Accrington, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Halmote Court in Accrington 
    Attended: 1316  Accrington, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Halmote Court in Accrington 
    Family History: Huncoat ( Huncote) Hall, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    1st to live at Huncoat Hall and family occupied same until 1761, (450 years) 
    Family History: Huncoat ( Huncote) Hall, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    1st to live at Huncoat Hall and family occupied same until 1761, (450 years) 
    Land Exchange: 1316  [3
    Bradley and Hapton for Huncoat Hall from John de Huncoat 
    Land Exchange: 1316  [6
    Bradley and Hapton for Huncoat Hall from John de Huncoat 
    Name William De Bridtweselll  [9, 12
    Name William De Bridtweselll  [6
    Name William De Bridtwessel  [8, 12
    Name William De Bridtwessel  [6
    Possessions 1318  Huncoat (Huncote), Blackburn Hundred, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6, 8, 13
    John de Huncoat obtained Huncoat Hall for a similar possession in Hapton belonging to a William de Birtwistle. Thus the family de Huncoat disappear from history and the Birtwistles’ start 426 years of association with the village. 
    Residence Aft 1320  Huncoat Hall (Huncote Hall), Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 6, 11
    neighbors John de Townley and Gilbert de Legh in Hapton 
    Died 1330  Huncoat Hall (Huncote Hall), Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Person ID I23070  Birtwhistle/Olmstead

    Father John De Bridtwisell,   b. Abt 1240, Bridtwesell, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1330, Blackburn Hundred (Lancashire), England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 90 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Amira Hastings,   b. 1241, Bridtwesell, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Mar 1269  Huncoat Hall (Huncote Hall), Blackburn Hundred (Lancashire), England Find all individuals with events at this location  [14, 15
    Family ID F6636  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alice De Bradley,   b. 1274, Bradley, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1334, Huncoat Hall (Huncote Hall), Blackburn Hundred (Lancashire), England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 1304  Blackburn Hundred (Lancashire), England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 9
    Children 
     1. Richard Bridtwisell,   b. Abt 1305, Huncoat Hall (Huncote Hall), Blackburn Hundred (Lancashire), England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1370, Huncote Hall, Blackburn Hundred, (Lancashire), England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years)  [natural]
    Family ID F6603  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • MacLaren family notes have William born in 1270 and the family occupancy of Huncoat Hall from 1316 until 1748 when John Birtwistle finally left the hall and his family "sold" the land in 1797. But records seem to show Henry, his brother, was born or baptized in 1270.
      The Birtwistle Family 1200-1890 A.D, page 6 & 7.

  • Sources 
    1. [S313] Birtwistle: A Family of East Lancashire Cotton Manufacturers.

    2. [S364] 1861 England Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2005;), Database online. Class: RG 9; Piece: 3100; Folio: 122; Page: 20; GSU roll: 543079.
      Record for Micah Birtwistle

    3. [S37] The Birtwistle Family 1200-1890 A.D. by William A. Birtwistle assisted by Ray Aspden and others.

    4. [S15] FamilySearch Family Tree, FamilySearch.org, "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org : modified 16 May 2016, 21:13), entry for William Bridtwisell(PID https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/4:1:KLVX-97Q); contributed by various users. PersonID KLVX-97Q.
      William Bridtwisell

    5. [S371] FamilySearch Family Tree, FamilySearch.org, "Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org : modified 16 May 2016, 21:13), entry for William Bridtwisell(PID https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/4:1:KLVX-97Q); contributed by various users. PersonID KLVX-97Q.
      William Bridtwisell

    6. [S37] The Birtwistle Family 1200-1890 A.D. by William A. Birtwistle assisted by Ray Aspden and others, Page 6.

    7. [S1] Public Member Trees, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Michaelsen Family Tree.
      Record for John de Bridtwesell

    8. [S1] Public Member Trees, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Database online.
      Record for Richard de Bridtwessel

    9. [S1] Public Member Trees, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Michaelsen Family Tree.
      Record for William de Bridtweselll

    10. [S5] W.A. Birtwistle, A Family of East Lancashire Cotton Manufacturers.

    11. [S52] 1871 England Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;), Database online. Class: RG10; Piece: 4179; Folio: 8; Page: 10; GSU roll: 846938.
      Record for Micah Birtwistle

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    13. [S718] History and Associations of Altham and Huncoat by Richard Ainsworth, published 1n 1932 in Accrington.
      page 223

    14. [S526] UK and Ireland, Find A Grave Index, 1300s-Current, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;), Database online.
      Record for John de Bridtwesell 20 great grandfather


    15. [S850] Public Member Trees, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Database online.
      Record for John de Bridtwesell 20 great grandfather