Pedigree Index

Armitage of Milnsbridge House

ARMITAGE, JOSEPH, Esq. of Milnsbridge House, co. York, J.P. and D.L., b. 9 Feb. 1778; m. 25 Sept. 1804; Anne, eldest dau. of Joseph Taylor, Esq. of Blackley Hall, co. Lancaster, and d. 17 Aug. 1860, having by her (who d. 3 Feb. 1854) had issue,

I. GEORGE, b. 24 Sept. 1806; m. Caroline-Jane, eldest dau. of James Dowker, Esq. of North Dalton, East Riding, co. York.
II.. Joseph-Taylor, of Birkby, near Huddersfield, b. 24 April, 1809; m. Ellen, 2nd dau. of Henry Ingram, Esq. of Halifax, co. York.
III.. John, b. 20 Feb. 1817; m. Harriet, 2nd dau. of Thomas Calrow, Esq. of Bury, co. Lancaster.
IV. Henry, b. 21 May, 1818; m. Amelia, 3rd dau. of Thomas Ramsay, Esq., commissary-general, N.S.W.
V. Edward, b. 27 Aug. 1819; m. Elisa-Anne, 3rd dau. of Thomas Calrow, Esq. of Bury.
VI. James, b. 19 Aug. 1823.
I. Sarah-Anne, m. to John Starkey, Esq. of Huddersfield.
II, Emma., m. to the Rev. Dr. James, incumbent of Marsden, near Huddersfleld.
III. Charlotte, m. to William-Leigh Brook, eldest son of James Brook, Esq. of Meltham Hall, West Riding, co. York.
IV. Ellen, d. in Feb. 1812.
V. Eliza, d. 17 May, 1818.
VI. Mary, m. to the Rev. Edward Sandford, incumbent of Elland, near Halifax, 4th son of the Rev. Humphrey Sandford.
VII. Helen, d. 1 June, 1818.
VIII. Anne-Taylor, m. to Humphrey Sandford, Esq., eldest son of the Rev. Humphrey Sandford.
IX. Emily, m. to W.-L. Brook, Esq.

Lineage.-GEORGE ARMTTAGE, Esq., b. 1674, who resided at Highroyd House, parish of Almondbury, left at his deceaoe, in 1742 (by Alice his wife), an only son,

JOSEPH ARMITAGE, Esq. of Highroyd House, who m. Mary, dau. of the Rev. Mr. Wilson, incumbent of Holmfirth, and by her had, with two daus., vis., Sarah, m. to William Fenton, Esq. of Spring Grove, Huddersfield; and Martha, m. to Richard Bassett, Esq. of Glentworth Hall, near Gainsborough, an only son,

GEORGE ARMITAGE, Esq. of Highroyd House, b. in 1736, who m. in 1776, Sarah, dau. of Joseph Walker, Esq. of Lascelles Hall, and had by her (who d. in 1815), with two daue., Marianne, and Sarah, m. in 1808, to Richard Wilson, Esq., of Leeds, and d. in 1809, an only son, JOSEPH ARMITAGE, Esq. of Milnsbridge House,

Arms-Gu. a lion's head, erased; between three cross-crosslets, arg.
Crest-A dexter arm, embowed, couped at the shoulder, habited, or, cuffed, arg., holding in the hand, ppr., a staff, gu., headed and pointed, or.
Motto-Semper paratus.
Seat-Milnsbridge House, Huddersfield, co. York.

Transcribed from A genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Landed Gentry of Great Britain and Ireland, by Sir Bernard Burke, Ulster King of Arms, fourth edition, 1862;
a.k.a. Burke's Landed Gentry, 1862