The following is just a flavour of the events which took place and we hope to add more soon!

The following events took place in 1772...


  • Attorney at Law Mr. Fenton marries Miss Armitage of Honley, “a young lady of great accomplishments, with a fortune of £5000”.


  • William Black, linen draper of Huddersfield, declared bankrupt.
  • Samuel Mortimer, victualler of Huddersfield, declared bankrupt.
  • Robert Holden charged on suspicion of stealing one piece of narrow cloth from Edmund Sykes of Huddersfield.

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This page was last modified on 25 October 2016 and has been edited by Dave Pattern.

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