Abel Cuttell (1819-1875)
Abel Cuttell was a Holmfirth clothier and woollen manufacturer.
He married Hannah Maria Moorhouse on 9 December 1840 at Almondbury Parish Church.
By the mid-1850s he was the Chief Constable of Holmfirth and later became a Sanitary Inspector for the district.
On the evening of Tuesday 2 November 1875, he attended a meeting of Cartworth Local Board at the Elephant and Castle Inn when he suddenly fell ill and died shortly afterwards, likely from a heart attack.
Notes and References
- "Holmfirth: Sudden Death" in Yorkshire Post (04/Nov/1875).