The following details are taken from the publication "Monumental Inscriptions & Burial Register at Horkinstone Baptist Chapel, Oxenhope near Keighley." Which is compiled and published by the Keighley and District Family History Society. I am grateful to the Society for allowing their permission to reproduce the information on this web site.  The reference numbers given are taken from the above publication.

 

Pictures courtesy of Jarlath Bancroft  

  Horkinstone Baptist Chapel Horkinstone Baptist Chapel  

 

 

 

48

Sacred to the Memory of MARY the daughter of JONAS and SARAH PICKLES of Horkingstone who died January 19th 1847 In the 3rd year of her age.

Also of the above named JONAS PICKLES who died May 17th 1858 In the 52nd year of his age.

Also of GEORGE FEATHER of Horkinstone who died May 12th 1892 aged 68 years. Also of SARAH his beloved wife who died September 7th 1894 in the 77th year of her age.

See Photo (Kindly supplied by Mrs N. Mackrell)

 

130

In Memory of JAMES son of GEORGE and ANN FEATHER of Cobling whodied May 11th 1837 In his 10th year.

Also of the above GEORGE FEATHER of Tancy End who died January 1st 1883 in his 79th year.

Also of ANN the beloved wife of the above GEORGE FEATHER who died March 27th 1887 In the 81st year of her age.

See Photo (Kindly supplied by Mrs N. Mackrell)

 

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150

In Memory of JAMES KERSHAW of Bank, Oxenhope, who died January 18th 1871 in the 63rd year of his age. SUSEY his widow who died September 21st 1871 in the 70th year of her age.ELIZABETH wife of ABEL KERSHAW Junr. Died 31st October 1880 aged 39 years.

Alice daughter of JAMES and SARAH ANN KERSHAW who died at Formby 5th June 1901 aged 36 years.

Also SYDNEY KERSHAW son of ABEL and ELIZABETH KERSHAW died 10th December 1912 aged 35 years.

Also of PRISCILLA H. wife of the above named ABEL KERSHAW who died 29th August 1917 aged 74 years.

Also of the above named ABEL KERSHAW who died 22nd August 1920 aged 83 years. Also of the above SARAH ANN wife of JAMES KERSHAW who died 27th December 1923 in her 82nd year.

Also of the above named JAMES KERSHAW who died 21st June 1927 In his 87th year. Also SARAH ELIZABETH FEATHER niece of the above PRISCILLA KERSHAW who died 26th April 1939 In her 81st year.

 

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In Memory of MARTHA FEATHER of Sykes, Oxenhope who died October 20th 1878 In the 62nd year of her age.

Also of EDWIN BANCROFT son of JONAS and BETTY BANCROFT who died September 11th 1920 aged 66 years.

Also of BETTY wife of JONAS BANCROFT of Sykes, Oxenhope, who died September 24th 1879 in the 55th year of her age.

Also ALBERT their son who died February 16th 1864 aged 1 year.

Also of the above named JONAS BANCROFT who died May 15th 1888 In the 57th year of his age.

Also of SUSANNAH their daughter who died April 18th 1915 in the 55th year of her age.

See Photo (Kindly supplied by Mrs N. Mackrell).

Note: Betty's maiden name (above) was Feather - daughter of Timothy and Alice (Earnshaw) Feather who married in 1787.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Horkinstone Today ~ Kindly supplied by Mrs N. Mackrell

Horkinstone Today ~ Kindly supplied by Mrs N. Mackrell