Category: Northowram, West Yorkshire

Categories: Halifax, West Riding of Yorkshire, Yorkshire

Northowram, West Yorkshire, England

Northowram is a village in Calderdale, West Yorkshire, England that stands to the east of Halifax on the north side of Shibden valley.[1]

1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Northowram like this:

OWRAM (North), a village, a township, and a sub-district, in Halifax parish and district, W. R. Yorkshire. The village stands 2 miles N E of Halifax; is a large place; and has a post-office under Halifax. The township contains also the villages of Boothtown, Shibden, and Queens Head, and part of the borough of Halifax. Acres, 3, 400. Real property, £47, 508; of which £1, 400 are in mines, and £2, 971 in quarries. [2]

Northowram Research Resources

Northowram of Coley Register The nonconformist register, of baptisms, marriages, and deaths : 1644-1702, 1702-1752, generally known as the Northowram of Coley register, but comprehending numerous notices of Puritans and Anti-Puritans in Yorkshire, Lancashire, Cheshire, London, &c., with lists of Popish recusants, Quakers, &c. (1881). This parish register is not in copyright.
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People or pages in Northowram, West Yorkshire

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  • Peter Pulman before 24 Dec 1780 Northowram, Yorkshire, England - 30 Jun 1853


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  • John Shawe 5 Feb 1548 Northowram, Yorkshire, England - 28 Jul 1598
  • Thomas Shawe 1542 Northowram, Halifax, West Riding of Yorkshire, England - before 15 May 1600
  • Thomas Shaw Jr before Jan 1563 Northowram, Halifax, Yorkshire, England - 15 May 1600

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