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From: Anna Biggs <>
Subject: [DUR-NBL] BAINBRIDGE & NATTRASS names from Stanhope, DUR & surnames from Newcastle etc.
Date: Tue, 24 Sep 2002 18:50:08 +0100
I thought I would list all my BAINBRIDGE and NATTRASS interests to see if
anyone could spot any links to their own. I also have the following
Surnames: ATKINSON, BARGATE of Newcastle, BROWN, EMMERSON, GARDNER,
GREENSWORD, GREY, HUDSON of Newcastle, JAMES, KIRSOP, FEATHERSTONE, FENWICK,
CARR, MUSCHAMP, PEART, RAINE, REED, RICHARDSON, SPARK, VICKERS, WALTON and
WATSON of Middleton-in-Teesdale. Please get in touch if you recognise
Reph (Ralph) BAINBRIG b.1879? At Greenfoot, Stanhope, c. 24 SEP. 1681
m. Jane NATTERASS on 23 AUG. 1716
Stanhope St Thomas. (St.)
Jane dau. of John NATTERASS of Stanhope.
b. 1700? c.16 AUG 1701 St.
Reph and Jane lived at Greenfoot from
1717-1732 then at part of
Stanhope Old Hall 1732-54. They had 9
children as far as I can tell:
Elizabeth BAINBRIDGE c. 14 JUL. 1717
1st. m. William RAINE. 27 May 1740 St.
They had no children and William
died within next 8 yrs. 2nd m. John JAMES
13 NOV. 1748 St. They had 4
*Elizabeth b. 1749,
*Jane b. 1751,
*? b. 1755,
Jane BAINBRIDGE c. 7 OCT 1719. m. Matthew REED 7 MAY 1747 St. They
had at least 2 children:
*John c. 14 DEC. 1749,
*Mary born. 26 JUL. 1755.
Ellenor BAINBRIDGE c. 27 JUL. 1722 ST. bur. 4 AUG 1722 St.
John BAINBRIDGE c. 23 AUG 1723 St. bur. 12 JAN. 1738 St.
Ralph BAINBRIDGE c. 9 JAN. 1725 St. bur. 12 JAN. 1725
Catherine BAINBRIDGE c. 1 JUN. 1727 m. Thomas GREENSWORD 20 SEP. 1751 St.
They had at least 3
children: *John b. 1755 m Mary NATTRASS
24 SEP. 1797.
*Elizabeth b. 1758 St. m. John BROWN 4 MAY
1782 St. witnesses William
FENWICK and John GREENSWORD. They had a
daughter Jane BROWN b 1
JAN. 1798 John was a miner.
*Mary b. 1765?
Cuthbert BAINBRIDGE c. 1728 died 8 SEP.1813 m. Mary CARR 26 MAY 1759 St.
Mary CARR died 25
AUG. 1790 aged 54. They lived at Stanhope
Old Hall until 1766-68?
and had 9 children:
*John c. 3 JAN 1761 St.
*Henry c. 13 APR. 1762 St. m. Jane WALTON 3
JUL. 1794 St.
*Mary c. 24 SEP. 1766 St. m. William KIRSOP
*Jane c. 16 FEB. 1766 St.
*Hannah c. 23 OCT 1768 bur. 26 OCT 1768
*Margaret c. 26 MAY 1770 St. m. Jacob
VICKERS 4 OCT 1800 St.
*Cuthbert c. 26 DEC. 1772 St. m. Mary
MUSCHAMP 15 SEP. 1798 St.
*George c. 3 AUG. 1777 d. 1807 unmarried
*Elizabeth c. 8 MAR. 1780 m. George BARGATE
date approx. 1810's? She
married late after staying home as a
housekeeper for her widowed
father and was rewarded with land to help
her get a good marriage!
Ralph BAINBRIDGE c. 22 JAN. 1732 died 8 SEP. 1778 m. Eleanor ATKINSON
19 MAY 1766 at
Wolsingham. Eleanor d. NOV. 1775 aged 40.
They had 5 children:
*Eleanor b. 1767 d. 7 DEC. 1775 bur. St.
*Jane b. 1769 d. 30 MAR. 1772 bur. St.
*Ralph b. 1771
*Eleanor b. ? Named in his will of 6 SEP
1778 but cannot find a christening
in any of the registers.
*Dorothy Jane b. 1773
George BAINBRIDGE b. 1763 St. died 27 APR. 1798 aged 62 m. Elizabeth
GREY 26 MAY 1768 St. They
had 3 children.
*Margaret b. unknown. Died 20 JUL. 1795
aged 19. bur. St.
*Jane b. approx. 1773? m. Joseph EMMERSON
1 SEP. 1794 d. 24 JUN.
1796 aged 23.
*Elizabeth b. ? no dates.
Children of Cuthbert BAINBRIDGE and Mary CARR
Henry BAINBRIDGE m Jane WALTON had 6 children: *John b. ?, *Mary c. 7 JUL.
*Jane c. 26 DEC 1800 St., *Cuthbert c. 5
MAY 1803 St. d. 1804
*Elizabeth c. 8 JAN. 1806 St., *Margaret
c. 26 AUG 1804 m. Ralph
NATTRASS 29 SEP 1832 St. Johns Chapel.
Mary BAIINBRIDGE who married William KIRSOP had 4 children: *William b. 1788
*John b. 1795 d. 1871 m. his cousin Jane
Margaret BAINBRIDGE date ?
d.s.p. , *Ann b. 1802 and *Elizabeth b.
Margaret BAINBRIDGE m. Jacob VICKERS had 5 or 6 children: *John c. 7 JUL.
*Jacob c. 27 SEP. 1803 St., *Mary c. 27
SEP 1805 St.
*Elizabeth c. 25 NOV. 1808 St. who I am
*Jane c. 11 APR. 1811 St. and *Margaret
b. 1813 St.
Cuthbert BAINBRIDGE m. Mary MUSCHAMP had 7 children: *Annie c. 2 FEB 1799,
*Mary c. 30
DEC. 1801, *Cuthbert c. 26 DEC 1804 St.,
*Hannah born 3 APR 1807 St.,
*Elizabeth c. 27 JUN 1811 St., *Jane
Margaret c. 19 NOV.1813 m. her
cousin John KIRSOP (see above),
*Emerson Muschamp c. 1817 St. d.
1892 m. Annie HUDSON of Newcastle b.
1812 d. 1902 Wolsingham.
Children of Henry BAINBRIDGE and Jane WALTON
Margaret BAINBRIDGE m. Ralph NATTRASS had 7 children:
*Mary c. 8 SEP. 1833 SJC.,
*John ( known as Jack) c.12 FEB 1837
SJC. m. Margaret A. WALTON
John was a Cumberland Wrestler who
fought in Newcastle,
Hexham, Liverpool, London and local
matches, as well as a farmer
and farmed at Kitty Crag Farm,
Westgate. They had 5 children
William b. 1861, Ralph b. 1863,
Elizabeth b. 1865 m. J. RICHARDSON,
and Mary b. 1867,
*Thomas b. 1870.
*Ralph c. 16 SEP 1838 SJC m Sarah PEART
and emigrated to Australia in
*Thomas c. 26 SEP 1841 SJC m Mary Ann
NATTRASS date unknown,
*William c. 10 DEC 1843 SJC,
*Margaret c. 5 JUL. 1846 SJC m 1st James
GARDNER 1867? 2 children:
Joseph b. 1868 St. and
Elizabeth b. 1870 St.
2nd m. Thomas WATSON
1872 2 children Ralph b.1873 and
Annie b. 7 AUG 1875. c.
*George c. 8 APR 1849 SJC m Mary Anne ?
date unknown. 5 children:
Matthew b. 1871,
Frederick b. 1873, Frances Jane b. 1874,
George b. 1887, Sarah
My other apparently completely unrelated line of NATTRASS's
Low NATTRASS c. 21 MAR 1788 St Johns?
m. Jane BROWN 20 MAY 1819 St. Jane c. 27 JUN 1795 St
Johns Chapel dau. of
Featherstone BROWN a miner and native of St Johns (and
son of William BROWN of Blackdean, St Johns Chapel parish and his wife ?
FEATHERSTONE) and Mary SPARK his wife.
Living at High House, Huntshieldford, St Johns Chapel
.I know of 4 children so far.
Ralph NATTRASS b. 14 DEC. 1827 c. 22 DEC 1827 m. Hannah WALTON, 1851 Census
shows them on H0107/2388 on folio 168. 1881 gives them at New Meadows, St
Johns Chapel, DUR and again in 1891
Cornelius NATTRASS b. 13 APR 1830 c. 25 APR 1830 m. Elizabeth ? 1881 Census
gives him at Rigg, Stanhope, and at Hawkwellhead, ? but in same area? in
Jane NATTRASS c. 24 MAR 1833
Ann NATTRASS c.4 OCT. 1835
Ralph NATTRASS and Hannah WALTON had 3 children: *Lowe NATTRASS b. approx.
*Mary Jane b. approx. 1867, and *Ralph b. approx. 1869 m Eleanor (Nellie)
RAINE. 1881 and 1891 Census show Ralph and Nellie at New Meadows, St Johns
Hope nobody fell asleep while reading through this. I was encouraged to give
detailed info by a fellow list member so I'm blaming her if you all moan!
For anyone interested I have some photos or pictures of some of these
people. Hope this is of use to somebody. Anna