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William Etherington (1760 - 1839)

William Etherington
Born in Acaster Malbis, Yorkshire, Englandmap
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Husband of — married 23 Nov 1795 in Acaster Malbis, Yorkshire, Englandmap
[children unknown]
Died at about age 79 in Acaster Malbis, Yorkshire, Englandmap
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William Etherington was born in Yorkshire, England.

William was born in 1760 in the village of Acaster Malbis near York in Yorkshire. His parents were Thomas Etherington and Elizabeth Lund. He was christened on 12 June 1760 at Acaster Malbis, Yorkshire. [1][2][3] He was one of five known children in this family.

William married Dinah Gibson on 23 Nov 1795 in Acaster Malbis, Yorkshire.[4][5]

William passed away in March1839. He was buried on 26 March 1839 at Acaster Malbis, Yorkshire.[6]

Research note

The original information on this profile showed that William passed away on 1 March 1845.[7] This cannot be the correct death registration as this person was 65 years old. In 1845 William would have been 85 years old.


  1. Parish baptismal register (Acaster Malbis) held by Borthwick Institute for Archives (via findmypast)
  2. Bishop's Transcrips of baptismal register (Acaster Malbis) held by Borthwick Institute for Archives (via findmypast)
  3. "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch ( : 11 February 2018, Wm. Etherington, 12 Jun 1760); citing , index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 918,332.
  4. Parish marriage register (Acaster Malbis) held by Borthwick Institute for Archives (via findmypast)
  5. Yorkshire Marriages Transcription ( : accessed 21 March 2019)
  6. Yorkshire, bishop's transcripts of burials Transcription ( : accessed 21 March 2019)
  7. UK death registration: Ecclesfield 22 116, March quarter 1845


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Hi Jade,

I'm going to be working on this profile as part of the new GEDcom Team for the England Project. If you'd like to collaborate with me on it, or have anything specific you need me to do, let me know.

Regards Joan

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