Surname Saturday

Surname Saturday – Sidebottom

The first ancestor in my tree with this surname was Elizabeth Sidebottom.

My ancestral line is:

1 Lois Whimpey

2 Ivon Walter Whimpey (1923-2009)
3 Edith Jean Marr (1922-1990)

4 John Ernest Whimpey (1884-1960)
5 Ivy May Harley (1890-1959)

8 Joseph Whimpey (1848-1919)
9 Sarah Jane Sharp (1853-1906)

18 Henry Sharp (1826-1892)
19 Jane Elizabeth Oldroyd (1828-1902)

38 Mark Oldroyd (1791-1868)
39 Elizabeth Sidebottom (1796-1878)

Elizabeth was christened 21 August 1796 at Saint John, Wakefield, Yorkshire, England.  She was the daughter of David Sidebottom and Sarah Lockwood.

Elizabeth married Mark Oldroyd on 25 December 1816 at Saint John, Wakefield. They had 11 children:

  • Sarah Oldroyd (1817-?) Possibly died in 1854 at Bramley, Yorkshire
  • John Oldroyd (1818-1905)
  • Mary Ann Oldroyd (1821-?) Possibly died in 1896 at Bradford, Yorkshire
  • Elizabeth Oldroyd (1823-1883)
  • Emma Oldroyd (1825-1893)
  • Joshua Oldroyd (1828-1899)
  • Jane Elizabeth Oldroyd (1828-1902)
  • Amos Oldroyd (1831-?) Appeared with parents on the 1841 census, but have been unable to find any trace after that
  • Rachel Oldroyd (1833-1922)
  • James Oldroyd (1836-1904)
  • Hannah Maria Oldroyd (1841-1929)

Elizabeth died in 1878, and was buried 14 October 1878 at the West Parade Wesleyan Chapel in Wakefield.

78 David Sidebottom (1755-1806)
79 Sarah Lockwood

David was christened 4 January 1755 at All Saints, Wakefield, Yorkshire, England. He was the son of John Sidebottom and Sarah Dransfield.

He married Sarah Lockwood on 7 December 1783 at All Saints, Wakefield.  They had the following children:

  • Mary Sidebottom (1784-?)
  • William Sidebottom (1786-1818)
  • Mariah Sidebottom (1789-?)
  • Joseph Sidebottom (1791-?)
  • James Sidebottom (1793-?)
  • Elizabeth Sidebottom (1796-1878)
  • John Sidebottom (1801-?)
  • Hannah Sidebottom (1804-?)

David was buried 20 September 1806 at St John, Wakefield/

156 John Sidebottom
157 Sarah Dransfield (1723-?)

John married Sarah Dransfield on 8 December 1740 at All Saints, Wakefield, Yorkshire, England.  John and Sarah had 9 children:

  • Benjamin Sidebottom (1741-?)
  • John Sidebottom (1742-?)
  • Mary Sidebottom (1744-?)
  • Thomas Sidebottom (1746-?)
  • Susannah Sidebottom (1751-1753)
  • Hannah Sidebottom (1752-?)
  • David Sidebottom (1755-1806)
  • Micah Sidebottom (1757-?)
  • Edmund Sidebottom (1759-1770)

I have not yet found a burial entry for John. I have been unable to find a baptism record for John, so I haven’t been able to trace the Sidebottom family back further than John.

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