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Posted by: Bob (ID *****9020) Date: May 03, 2002 at 23:31:41
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Some info below re Dodgsons in Colne and Padiham. More to follow. Unless it says otherwise D is exact Dodgson spelling in these and those that will follow



11/9/1600 Giles Dodgshon of John
8/4/1604 Richard “ ”
9/4/1610 John Dogeshon “
15/4/1638 Rebecca D of Richard of Heymslacke
5/7/1668 Robert D of Robert of Southfield
30/11/1671 Elizabeth D “
10/12/1673 Margaret D “
6/7/1677 Lawrence D “
20/11/1703 Elizabeth Dodshon of Jonathan of township
6/8/1705 John D “
16/5/1731 Ann D of Robert of Knarr End
26/3/1732 John D of James of Wycollar Dean
12/8/1733 Richard D of Robert of Naze End
25/3/1739 Ann D of James of Wycollar
15/4/1744 Betty D “
9/11/1746 Agnes D of James of Colne
18/6/1756 Betty D “
2/6/1771 Betty D of Matthew and Anne of Great Marsden
11/8/1771 “ ” of Agnes of Trawden
14/2/1742 James Dogon of James of Wycollar
23/5/1736 Jennet Dodgon of James of Laneshawbridge
6/2/1768 John D of Thomas and Betty of Marsden chapel
18/6/1769 John D of Matthew and Anne of Grindlestone Hurst
27/1/1734 Mary Dodgon of James of Wycollar
31/3/1749 Margaret Dodgon of James of Colne
14/10/1750 Jonathan Dodgen “ Colne Field
8/4/1753 Robert Dodgon of James of Colne

No further baptisms up to 1812

Wesleyan Church Colne baptism register

9/12/1826 James Hickson, of James, Wesleyan minister and Sarah, nee Dodson


31/3/1600 John Dodgeshon and Elizabeth Smythe
9/2/1614 John Dodgshon and Ellen Parker
28/10/16?9 Egidius, ie Giles, D and Alison Johnson
1/3/1715 Margaret D of Wheatley near Pendle Water and Lawrence Roberts of Lower Marsden
8/2/1732 James Dodgon and Ann Hartley, both of township
27/11/1739 Agnes D and Thomas Cook, both Lower Marsden
24/10/1754 Alice D and William Barker, both Colne
26/10/1760 Ann D and Thomas Altham, both Colne
25/9/1762 Jennet D and Robert Wilson,both Colne
7/11/1767 Thomas D and Betty Lee, both Colne
15/9/1768 Matthew D and Ann Higgin, both Colne
13/1/1773 Margaret D and Robert Hudson, both Colne
12/6/1775 Elizabeth D and Thomas Rycroft, both Colne
4/6/1778 Betty D and James Brown, both Colne
13/6/1778 Agnes D and Robert Bannister, both Colne
23/10/1788 Mary Dodgon and Phineas Holgate, both Colne
10/12/1791 Betty D and James Smith, both Colne
1/9/1800 Alice Dodgen of Colne and Thomas Whipp of Downham
1/3/1804 Sally Dodgon and Mark Speak, both Colne
21/3/1816 Martha D and William Bulcock, weaver, both Colne
4/10/1819 James D, farmer of Newchurch in Pendle and Alice Horsfield of Colne
22/11/1834 Thomas D, widower and Isabella Carrington, both Colne
28/5/1835 Agnes D and Henry Smith, cordwainer, both Colne
12/3/1837 Elizabeth D and George Edmondson, weaver, both Colne

Trawden St. Mary marriages 1837-1886 None
Inghamite chapel at Rodhii, near Grindleton, Holden Chapel, Mount Sion None of any

13/5/1630 John Dodgeshon
5/5/1640 Unbaptised D of Giles of Colne
19/3/1641 “ ”
17/3/1642 “ ”of Waterside
18/2/1643 “ ”
16/8/1645 Aborted D “
24/11/1662 Giles D pauper of Colne
1/6/1670 Abortion Dodgeson, infant of Robert of Southfield
14/1/1683 Alison D widow, pauper of township
6/2/1688 Robert Dodgeson son of Robert of Wheatley - buried in church
5/9/1718 Robert Dodgen old person of Wheatley
19/4/1722 Mary “ widow, old person of Wheatley
7/4/1734 Robert Dodgon of Knarr End
24/4/1741 Ann Dodgon of Knars
17/10/1745 Betty/Peggy Dodgeon daughter of James of Colne
31/3/1749 Ann D of James of Colne
28/4/1753 Lawrence Dodgon of Flaght-More
21/11/1757 James “ of Colne
22/10/1771 Betty Dodgeon infant of Winewall
18/11/1773 Betty D infant of Lower Marsden
9/8/1774 James D of Winewall

no more burials up to 1812

Colne wills 1545-1830 none

Colne cemetery

B122 Edmund D of Colne 21/2/1907 aged 72
Ellen Wife 1/10/1923 81
Henry Son 17/11/1947 73
Mary Bolton Daughter 5/12/1955 86

St Mary le Gill churchyard inscription
In loving memory of Thomas D of Barnoldswick 18/10/1909 aged 70, wife Martha 26/6/1910 67, daughters Jane Hannah, Alice, and Elizabeth

Padiham Registers


26/8/1787 James Dodgeon of Jonathan of Padiham
26/12/1789 John Dodjion “
5/2/1792 Robert Dodgeon “
21/4/1794 George D of Jonathan, weaver, and Mary of Padiham
28/8/1796 Elizabeth D “ miner “ ”
26/8/1798 William D “ ” “ Slade
28/12/1800 Jonathan D “ labourer “ ”
21/11/1802 Thomas “


11/11/1784 Jonathan Dodgeon and Mary Anderton o.t.c.
4/1/1810 John Dodgeon and Ann Pollard Padiham town
24/6/1810 John Dodgeon and Sarah Wilkinson “


19/1/1724        John D husbandman of Padiham
27/11/1743 Mary Dodgon “
19/2/1754 Ann D “
24/6/1794 James D of Jonathan, weaver and Mary Padiham aged 7 of smallpox
5/9/1801 Jonathan D “ labourer “ Slade 9 months “

Colne Census


Grey Syke? Ellen D 60 born in same county lodging with a Mary Holroyd 60

Colne Field Mary Ann D 30 not in same county lodging Henry Dean 65

Parliament St Robert D 7 same county lodging Mary Smith 65

Mansfield, Little Marsden Robert Dodgon 18 stripper and grinder different county lodging James Dyson 35


Hole House Great Marsden Ellen Dodgeon H U 70 retired servant Burnley

Colne Lane Robert Dodgeon apprentice U 17 shoemaker Gargrave

Heyhead Lane, Little Marsden
James Grimshaw H M 65 labourer Marsden
Margaret “ W M 55 housework “
Nancy “ D U 30 weaver “
Robert D SIL M 26 grinder Stock, Yorkshire
Mary “ D M 28 piecer Marsden

Lanehead lane John D lodger U 28 scotcher in cotton mill Barrowford, lodging with Jonathan Heyworth28

Lacy’s House, Barrowford
William D H M 34 engine tenter Bracewell, Yorkshire
Mary “ W M 46 weaver Marsden

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