See also

Family of Mathew BROWN and Ann RISHFORTH

Husband: Mathew BROWN ( - )
Wife: Ann RISHFORTH (1748- )
Children: Major BROWN (1779- )
Marriage 27 May 1771

Husband: Mathew BROWN

Name: Mathew BROWN
Sex: Male
Father: -
Mother: -


Sex: Female
Father: Thomas RISHFORTH (1712- )
Mother: -
Birth 1748
Christening 5 Jun 1748 (age 0) Ilkley
Ann, was baptised on 5the June 1748, which suggests that her mother Sarah probably died in childbirth. Ilkley Parish register simply records the baptism as "Daughter of Thomas Rishworth of Ilkley".

Child 1: Major BROWN

Name: Major BROWN
Sex: Male
Birth 24 Apr 1779 Ilkley
Christening 23 May 1779 (age 0) Ilkley

Note on Marriage

Ilkley Par marriage witnesses John & Henry Cunliffe - see the Cunliffe pedigree

on page 203 of "Ilkley: Ancient & Modern".

Note on Wife: Ann RISHFORTH

Ilkley Parish Register (page 103): "1748 June 5th Ann Daughter of Thomas

Rishworth of Ilkley". Looks as though the mother died in childbirth.