Tonge's Old Lancashire Wills

Summaries of a number of selected wills from Bolton and surrounding districts, extracted by Stephen Tonge between 2007 and 2022. Original documents at Lancashire Archives in Preston unless otherwise noted (previously held at the Court of Probate at Chester).
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James & Arthur SHARPLES of Turton, 1609
James ALLEN the elder of Ratcliffe, yeoman, 1700
Richard ALLEN of Spen Moor, Radcliffe, yeoman, 1791
Richard ALLEN of Ratcliffe, yeoman, 1700
Thomas ALLEN of Ratcliffe, husbandman, 1723
Rev. Amos OGDEN of Turton, clerk, 1815
John ANDREWS of Bolton, gentleman, 1747
Sir Richard ARKWRIGHT of Cromford in Derbyshire, 1792
Henry ASHWORTH of Turton, yeoman, 1790
Henry ASHWORTH of Turton, mason, 1699
John ASHWORTH of Turton, webster, 1730
Ann ASPINALL of Ainsworth, spinster, 1739
Robert ASPINALL of Ainsworth, yeoman, 1723
John ASPINWALL of Darcy Lever, gentleman, 1797
John ASPINWALL of Ainsworth, yeoman, 1729
John ASPINWALL of Ainsworth, yeoman, 1718
Margaret ASPINWALL of Darcy Lever, widow, 1732
Margaret ASPINWALL of Darcy Lever, spinster, (admon), 1741
John AYNESWORTH of Farnworth, gentleman, 1638
James BARLOW of Turton, yeoman, 1722
John BARLOW of Water, Bury, (admon), 1747
Ann BARON of Ainsworth, widow, 1798
John BATTERSBIE of Turton, husbandman, 1685
Alice BATTERSBY of Turton, widow, 1710
John BATTERSBYE of Turton, yeoman, 1740
James BOARDMAN of Great Lever, yeoman, 1722
Robert BOARDMAN of Bolton-in-the-Moors, innkeeper, 1726
Richard BOLTON of Halliwell, yeoman, 1724
James BOOTH of Ainsworth, weaver, 1799
James BOOTH of Tottington, 1765
William BORDMAN of Halliwell, chapman, 1671
John BRADLEY of Ainsworth, husbandman, 1765
Alexander BRADSHAW of Bradshaw, yeoman, 1699
Ann BRADSHAW of Darcy Lever, 1781
Ann BRADSHAW of Tonge, widow, 1620
George BRADSHAW of Waterfold in Bradshaw, yeoman, 1730
John BRADSHAW of Bradshaw, Esquire, 1666
John BRADSHAW of Brook-bothom within Bradshaw, yeoman, 1714
Lawrence BRADSHAW of Tonge, 1607
Roger BRADSHAW of Bradshaw, husbandman, 1682
Roger BRADSHAW of Bradshaw, husbandman, 1619
Roger BRADSHAW of Brookbottom in Bradshaw, husbandman, 1722
James BRANDWOOD of Entwisle Hall, yeoman, 1716
John BRANDWOOD of Bolton, innholder, (admon), 1728
John BREEORS of Turton, husbandman, 1687
James BRENDWOOD of Turton, husbandman, 1623
Edward BREWER of Whitebirk in Blackburn, gentleman, 1801
Elizabeth BREWER of Blackburn, 1794
Arthur BROMELEY of Harwood, yeoman, 1623
James BROMELEY of Turton, husbandman, 1634
Thomas BROMELIE of Tonge, 1623
Jane BROMILIE of Turton, widow, 1670
Mary BROMLEY, widow, 1592
Arthur BROMLEY of Turton, husbandman, 1565
Thomas BROMLEY of Turton, schoolmaster, 1758
Thomas BROMLEY of Turton, yeoman, 1661
Daniel BROMLY of Halliwell, husbandman, 1783
John BROOKE of Castle, Harwood, mason, 1702
Ralph BROOKE of Turton, yeoman, 1699
John BROOKS of Harwood, yeoman, 1756
John BROWNE of Bolton-le-Moors, yeoman, 1802
Richard BULLOCK of Little Hulton, yeoman, 1638
Margaret BULLOUGH of Farnworth, widow, 1721
James BULLOW late of Whitechapel Road in Middlesex now of Turton, shopkeeper, 1776
Thomas BURTON of Farnworth, yeoman, 1725
Thomas BURY, of Worsley, Agent of the Trustees of the Duke of Bridgewater, 1813
Edmund BURY of Turton, yeoman, 1789
John BURY of Sharples, yeoman, 1714
Samuel BURY of Turners in Longworth, husbandman, 1821
William BURY of Bolton-in-the-Moors, gentleman, 1789
William BURY of Over Darwen, yeoman, 1763
Edmund CATLOE of Sharples, blacksmith, 1716
Samuel CHADDOCK of Wigan, yeoman, 1741
James CHANTLER of Ainsworth, warehouseman, 1837
James CHANTLER of Eccles, cotton weaver, 1801
Samuel CHANTLER  of Elton, innkeeper, 1837
Samuel CHANTLER of  Pendleton, gent.,  Jul 1826 ; Jan 1827
Thomas CHANTLER of Elton, yeoman, 1837
Thomas CHANTLER of Pendleton, malt & hops dealer, 1829
George CHETHAM of Turton, esquire, 1665
James CHETHAM of Turton, esquire, (admon), 1697
Margaret CHETHAM of Turton, widow, 1638
James COLLINGE of Goodinlane in Heap, yeoman, 1811
Jonathan COLLINGE of Lomas in Heap, Farmer, 1810
Ann COOPER of Halliwell, widow, 1795
John COOPER of Halliwell, yeoman, 1818
Francis COWPER of Turton, 1692
Jon. COWPER of Turton, husbandman, (ad. & inv.), 1690
Thomas COWPER of Old Accrington, (admon), 1795
William COWP of Turton, 1619
Aaron CRANKSHAW of Turton, mason, 1726
Millicent CROICHLOE of Longworth, widow, 1681
Ellis CROMPTON of Great Lever, paper maker, 1760
George CROMPTON of Tonge, husbandman, 1690
Henry CROMPTON of Breightmet, yeoman, 1668
James CROMPTON of Hacking, gent., 1727
James CROMPTON of Darcy Lever, yeoman, 1776
John CROMPTON of Bolton-in-le-Moors, yeoman, 1665
John CROMPTON of Hackin, gent, 1703
John CROMPTON of Little Lever, yeoman, 1721
John CROMPTON of Bolton-in-le-Moores, gentleman, 1715
Joseph CROMPTON of Breightmet, chapman, 1739
Joseph CROMPTON of Bolton, chapman, 1730
Samuel CROMPTON of Breightmet, weaver, 1767
William CROMPTON of Darcy Lever, (admon), 1726
Richard CRONKESHAWE of Musberrie, 1618
Elline CRONKSHAWE of Musbury, 1618
Moses CRONKSHAW of Turton, mason, 1722
John CROOK of Turton, miller, 1821
Joseph CROOK Senior of Leer-Edge in Great Lever, 1798
Peter CROOK of Turton, yeoman, 1824
Thomas CROOK of Tong in Bolton, 1780
Bold CROSSE of Over Darwen, esquire, 1724
Christopher CROSS of Ainsworth, husbandman, 1725
Egerton CROSS late of Kearsley, esq., 1803
Henry CROSS the Elder of Bolton in the Moors, yeoman, 1781
John CROSSE of Over Darwen, gent, 1664
Molly CROSS of Bolton, spinster, 1803
Thomas CROSS of Turton, yeoman, 1802
Thomas CROSS of Kearsley Hall, gent., 1738
William CROSS of Upper Darwen, Esquire, 1696
Richard CROUCHAWE of Turton, husbandman, 1626
John CUNDLIFF of Bolton le Moors, yeoman, 1815
James CUNLIFFE of Sharples, yeoman, 1801
John CUNLIFFE of Sharples, yeoman, 1801
Stephen CUNLIFFE of Halliwell, yeoman, (admon), 1766
Edmund DAVENPORT of Ainsworth, yeoman, 1765
Elizabeth DAVENPORT of Ainsworth, spinster, 1672
Evan DEWHURST of Turton, yeoman, 1735
Evan DEWHURST of Turton, yeoman, 1663
John DEWHURST of Turton, yeoman, 1818
John DEWHURST of Horrocks Fold in Sharples, yeoman, 1724
Lawrence DEWHURST of Sharples, weaver, 1785
Lawrence DEWHURST of Sharples, weaver, 1723
Mary DEWHURST of Turton, widow, 1785
Richard DEWHURST of Longworth, yeoman, 1701
Richard DEWHURST of Turton, yeoman, (admon), 1772
Robert DEWHURST of Little Bolton (Sharples) chapman, 1744
Richard DICCONSON of Ainsworth, gentleman, 1697
John DORNING of Farnworth, chapman, 1765
Jonathan DORNING of Farnworth, yeoman, 1684
George DUXBURY of Over Darwen, husbandman, 1704
Robert EATOCK of Horwich, yeoman, 1800
Roger EDGE of Middle Hilton, 1663
Elizabeth EGERTON of Shaigh Hall, 1662
Jane EGERTON of Turton, (admon), 1702
Mary EGERTON of Shaw, widow, 1681
Peter EGERTON of Shaw, Esquire, 1699
Ralph EGERTON Esq, of Turton,  1702
John ENTWISLE senior of Harwood, husbandman, 1764
John ENTWISLE of Turton, yeoman, 1735
William ENTWISLE of Batterage in Turton, 1776
Edmund ENTWISTLE of Over Darwen, (admon), 1718
John ENTWISTLE of Harwood, stone mason, (admon), 1778
Moses ENTWISTLE of Edgworth, labourer, (admon), 1829
Thomas ENTWISTLE of Windy Harbour in Turton,  1829
William ENTWISTLE of Turton, 1616
Richard ENTWYSELL of Broadhead, yeoman, 1610
John FARNWORTH of Little Hulton, yeoman, 1666
William FARNWORTH of Farnworth, husbandman, 1666
John FIELDEN of Turton, 1693
Lawrence FIELDEN of Turton, slater, 1666
James FIELDING of Radcliffe, yeoman, 1784
Lawrence FIELDING of Turton, husbandman, (admon), 1761
Cuthbert FINCH of Mawdsley, yeoman, 1818
John FINCH of Bretherton, yeoman, 1810
Richard FINCH of Mawdsley, husbandman, 1818
John FLITCROFT the Elder of Farnworth, bricklayer, 1716
Litchford FLITCROFT of Manchester, gentleman, 1760
Amery FOGGE of Bolton, widow, 1610
Anne FOGG of Turton, widow, 1682
Oliver FOGGE of Entwisle, husbandman, 1617
Robert FOGGE of Entwistle, yeoman, 1712
James FOGG of Edgworth, fustian-man, 1737
Johanna FOGG of Bolton, widow, 1785
John FOGG of Darcy Lever, shopkeeper, 1797
Lawrence FOGGE of Darcy Lever, 1604
Lawrence FOGG of Darcy Lever, yeoman, 1718
Lawrence FOGG of Turton, husbandman, 1674
Thomas FOGG of Bolton-le-Moors, tradesman, 1777
Thomas FOGG of Great Bolton, gentleman, 1826
Thomas FOGGE of Turton, (inv.), 1676
Jeremiah FRANCE of Rumworth, yeoman, 1808 Notes:
John FRANCE of Rumworth, yeoman, 1822
Mary FRANCE of Deane, (admon), 1792
William FRANCE of Lostock, weaver, 1829
Rev. Gilbert ASTLEY of Turton, clerk, 1625
Ely GLEDHILL of Great Bolton, machine maker, 1803
John GORDON of Great Bolton, spirit-merchant, 1818
Adam GREENALGH of Breightmet, yeoman, 1637
Alice GREEN of Turton, widow, 1820
Anthony GREENE of Turton, 1615
Ralph GREENE of Turton, yeoman, 1616[?]
Edward GREENHALGH of Ainsworth, husbandman, 1682
Edward GREENHALGH of Harwood, yeoman, 1625
Margaret GREENHALGH of Breightmet, spinster, 1777
Robert GREENHALGH of Ainsworth, weaver, 1775
James GREEN of Farnworth, (admon), 1803
Robert GREEN of Breightmet, weaver, 1835
Thomas GREEN of Farnworth, (admon), 1834
William GREEN the Elder of Lower House in Turton, 1811
Thomas GREGORY of Radcliffe, yeoman, 1771
James GREGSON of Longworth, 1737
James GREGSON of Turton, yeoman, 1722
Thomas GRENEHALGH of Brandlesome, Esquire, 1693
John GRIME of Darcy Lever, publican, 1814
Denis GRUNDY of Farnworth, yeoman, 1633
John GRUNDY of Little Lever, yeoman, 1794
Richard HADOCK of Turton, husbandman, 1679
Lawrence HALLIWELL of Longworth, yeoman, 1809
Sarah HALLIWELL of Longworth, widow, 1836
Thomas HALLIWELL of Halliwell, husbandman, 1818
Samuel HALL of Turton, yeoman, 1793
Edward HAMER of Harwood, weaver & farmer, 1785
James HAMER of Bradshaw, farmer, (admon), 1800
John HAMER of Turton, yeoman, 1814
Joseph HAMER of Bradshaw, yeoman, 1753
Richard HAMER late of Hollins in Bradshaw, weaver, 1802
Thomas HAMER of Bradshaw, husbandman, 1633
James HAMPSON of Sharples, yeoman, 1739
James HAMPSON of Tottington, clerk, 1810
John HAMPSON of Sharples, yeoman, 1725
John HAMPSON of Turton, yeoman, 1787
Mary HAMPSON of Foulds in Sharples, widow, 1686
Abraham HARDMAN of Harwood, 1790
Alice HARDMAN of Radcliffe, widow, 1721
Ann HARDMAN of Great Lever, widow, 1786
Charles HARDMAN of Turton, (inv. & acct.), 1690
Charles HARDMAN of Haslingden, reed maker, 1781
Henry HARDMAN of Turton, yeoman, 1754
James HARDMAN of Great Bolton, gentleman, 1802
Nathaniel HARDMAN of Bolton, innkeeper, 1686
Richard HARDMAN of Little Lever, yeoman, 1700
Richard HARDMAN of Great Lever, 1661
Thomas HARDMAN of Manchester, yeoman, 1775
William HARDMAN of Little Lever, papermaker, 1757
Thomas HARROCKS of Horwich, yeoman, 1672
James HASLAM of Sharples, yeoman, 1810
John HASLAM of Birtenshaw in Turton, farmer, 1809
John HASLAM of Harwood, weaver, 1818
Joshua HASLAM of Liverpool, mariner 1760
Peter HASLAM of Turton, gentleman, 1860
Robert HASLAM of Knotts in Harwood, yeoman, 1845
Robert HASLAM of Harwood, 1592
Alexander HASLOME of Turton, husbandman, 1606
Catherine HASLOME of Turton, spinster, 1719
William HASLOME of Bradshaw, husbandman, 1649
James HASLOM of Horden in Sharples, husbandman, 1676
John HAULGH of Breightmet, yeoman, 1705
Andrew HAWORTH of Turton, yeoman, 1715
Andrew HAWORTH of Turton, husbandman, 1617
Dionysius HAWORTH of Turton, innkeeper, 1783
Edmund HAWORTH of Turton, gentleman, 1839
James HAWORTH the elder of Green Owlers in Edgworth, yeoman, 1810
John HAWORTH of Turton, yeoman, 1711
Lawrence HAWORTH of Turton, 1705
Ralph HAWORTH of Turton, 1676
Susan HAWORTH of Turton, widow, 1726
John HAYDOCKE of Turton, blacksmith, 1666
Roger HAYDOCK of Halliwell, yeoman, 1744
Ann HEADOCK of Turton, widow, 1680
Elizabeth HEAP of Glodwick in Oldham, 1684
James HEATON the elder of Heaton, 1793
John HEATON of Breightmet, yeoman, 1821
John HEATON of Heaton, yeoman, 1819
Lambert HEATON the elder of Heaton, yeoman, 1793
Lambert HEATON of Heaton, yeoman, 1676
Meadowcroft HEATON of Harwood, 1760
Benjamin HELME of Turton, yeoman, 1806
Rev. Henry LAWSON of Turton, clerk, 1736
Thomas HETON of Harwood, weaver, 1725
John HEWITT of Bolton in the Moores, apothecary, 1728
James HEYS of Ainsworth, farmer, 1778
Abraham HEYWOOD of Harwood, 1802
Anne HEYWOOD of Farnworth, widow, 1821
Ellen HEYWOOD of Little Lever, widow, 1783
James HEYWOOD of Little Lever, merchant, 1811
Joseph HEYWOOD of Height within Bolton le Moors, cotton manufacturer, 1810
Mary HEYWOOD of Little Lever, 1800
Peter HEYWOOD of Little Lever, blacksmith, (admon), 1783
Robert HEYWOOD of Little Bolton, yeoman, 1810
Samuel HEYWOOD of Little Lever, shopkeeper, 1811
Samuel HEYWOOD of Little Lever, yeoman, 1776
Sarah HEYWOOD of Little Lever, widow, 1822
Katherine HICCOCKE of Chester, widow, 1729
John HICCOCK of Chester, gentleman, (admon), 1727
James HILLTON of Horwich, chapman, 1728
Elizabeth HOBSON of Darcy Lever, widow, (admon), 1799
Mary HODGKINSON of Turton, spinster, (admon), 1649
Henry HOGKINSON of Turton, 1638
John HOKER of Darcy Lever, yeoman, 1834
James HOLDEN of Turton, 1639
Arthur HOLME of Rochdale, yeoman, 1649
Mary HOLME of Bolton, widow, 1686
Ralph HOLME of Great Bolton, husbandman, 1676
Betty HOLT of Turton, widow, 1837
Ralph HOLTE of Turton, husbandman, 1684
George HOLT the elder of Turton, 1774
George HOLT of Turton, farmer, (admon), 1816
James HOLT of Great Bolton in the Moors, cordweaner, 1799
John HOLT of Warrington, gentleman, 1772
John HOLT of Holts in Turton, 1806
John HOLT of Kenions in Turton, 1715
Josiah HOLT of Turton, husbandman, (admon), 1761
Margrett HOLT of Ainsworth, single woman, 1711
Ralph HOLT of Turton, (admon), 1687
Ralph HOLT of Turton, yeoman, 1773
Richard HOLT of Turton, yeoman, 1603
Robert HOLT of Bolton in the Moors, schoolmaster, 1783
Thomas HOLT of Turton, weaver, 1806
William HOLT of Turton, (admon), 1799
Ellen HORRABIN of Turton, widow, 1671
William HORRABIN of Turton, yeoman, 1696
James HORRIDGE of Farnworth, yeoman, 1704
John HORRIDGE of Upper Darwen, yeoman, 1719
Robert HORROBINE of Tonge, yeoman, 1649
Robert HORROBIN of Turton, 1679
Thomas HORROBIN of Turton, husbandman, 1700
Alexander HORROCKS of Turton, preacher, 1650
Alice HORROCKS of Sharples, 1609
Christopher HORROCKS of Great Bolton, yeoman, 1799
Christopher HORROCKS of Warrington, watchmaker, 1663
Christopher HORROCKS of Turton, yeoman, 1649
Christopher HORROCKS of the Foulds, yeoman, 1637
Christopher HORROCKS of Turton, gent, 1629
Christopher HORROCKS the Older of Sharples, 1623
Edmund HORROCKS of Turton, weaver, 1801
Elizabeth HORROCKS of Turton, widow, (admon), 1650
Ellen HORROCKS of Turton, 1690
James HORROCKS of Turton, weaver, 1836
James HORROCKS of Top Croft, Turton, wheelwright, 1836
James HORROCKS of Turton, yeoman, (admon), 1780
John HORROCKS of Dimple in Turton, yeoman, 1833
John HORROCKS of Turton, yeoman, 1731
John HORROCKS of Whitefield in Pilkington, yeoman, 1682
John HORROCKS of Outwood in Pilkington, yeoman, 1633
John HORROCKS of Turton, yeoman, (admon), 1776
Peter HORROCKS of Turton, husbandman, 1596
Roger HORROCKS of Rumworth, (admon), 1730
Samuel HORROCKS of Harwood, farmer, 1835
Samuel HORROCKS of Turton, 1797
Thomas HORROCKS of Thornham in Middleton, chapman, 1791
Thomas HORROCKS of Paddington, schoolmaster, (ad.) 1806
Thomas HORROCKS of Turton, 1822
Thomas HORROCKS of Turton, yeoman, 1664
William HORROCKS of Toxteth Park, 1646
William HORROCKS of Entwistle, yeoman, 1625
William HORROX of Rumworth, yeoman, 1730
Isabel HORWICH of Turton, widow, 1679
Ann HOUGH of Turton, widow, 1627
Thomas HOUGH of Turton, husbandman, 1623
Anthony HOULDEN of Turton, tailor, 1627
Ellis HOULDEN of Halliwell, husbandman, 1665
Jane HOULDEN of Turton, 1679
James HOULT of Turton, yeoman, 1632
John HOULT of Turton, 1625
Ralph HOULT of Turton, yeoman, 1620
Peter HOWCROFT of Radcliffe, admon, 1805
Arthur HULME of Rochdale, 1637
William HULTON of Breightmet, yeoman, 1761
William HURST of Little Hulton, chapman, 1684
Adam ISHERWOOD of Turton, husbandman, 1640
Adam ISHERWOOD of Tonge, yeoman, 1618
Alden ISHERWOOD of Turton, husbandman, 1667
Francis ISHERWOOD of Turton, inventory, 1664
James ISHERWOOD of Little Bolton, chapman, 1781
James ISHERWOOD of Little Bolton, fustian manufacturer, (admon), 1784
John ISHERWOOD of Breightmet, 1709
Richard ISHERWOOD of Bolton in the Mores, feltmaker, 1664
Richard ISHERWOOD of Turton, 1797
Elizabeth JENKINSON of Failsworth, spinster, 1697
Elizabeth JENKINSON of Woodhouses in Ashton-under-Lyne, widow, 1672
Rev. John CROMPTON of Breightmet, clerk, 1703
James KAYE of Turton, blacksmith, 1697
John KAYE of Turton, blacksmith, 1729
Elizabeth KAY of Turton, widow, 1715
James KAY of Buffs, Turton, 1836
James KAY of Turton, yeoman, 1800
James KAY of Radcliffe, yeoman, 1775
James KAY of Turton, blacksmith, 1774
John KAY of Bolton-le-Moors, fustian dyer, 1756
Margaret KAY of Buffs in Turton, widow, 1815
Rebecca KAY of Turton, spinster, (admon), 1741
Richard KAY of Baldenston, yeoman, 1696
Robert KAY of Baldingstone, yeoman, 1752
Roger KAY of Ratcliffe, wollencloth maker, 1689
William KAY of Turton, weaver, 1786
William KENION of Turton, 1608
Thomas KENT, of Worsley, Bookkeeper, Agent to his Grace the Duke of Bridgewater, 1796
Thomas KENYON of Turton, husbandman, 1670
Alice KERSHAW of Turton, widow, 1686
James KERSHAW of Turton, husbandman, 1723
James KERSHAW of Turton, husbandman, 1675
John KERSHAW of Turton, husbandman, 1672
John KERSHAW of Turton, 1637
Nicholas KERSHAW of Turton, husbandman, 1676
William KERSHAW of Turton, yeoman, 1717
William KERSHAW of Turton, linen webster, 1701
William KERSHAW of Turton, yeoman, 1637
John KINDER, of Breightmet, yeoman, 1801
Thomas KIRKHAM of Turton, yeoman, 1708
Thomas KIRKHAM of Turton, yeoman, 1708
Hannah KIRKMAN of Ainsworth, spinster, 1758
John KIRKMAN of Ainsworth, yeoman, 1764
Zachariah KIRKMAN of Ainsworth, yeoman, 1779
James KNIGHT of Kersley, weaver (admon), 1758
Isabell KNOWLE of Turton, widow, 1665
Margaret KNOWLE of Entwistle, widow, 1632
Richard KNOWLE of Turton, husbandman, 1618
Andrew KNOWLES of Turton, husbandman, 1679
Andrew KNOWLES of Entwistle, husbandman, 1632
Jane KNOWLES of Little Bolton, widow, 1783
John KNOWLES of Turton, yeoman, 1788
Robert KNOWLES of Little Bolton, 1783
Samuel KNOWLES of Turton, yeoman, 1814
Thomas KNOWLES of Entwistle, yeoman, 1741
William LATUS of Manchester, gentleman, 1747
James LEVER of Darcy Lever, yeoman, 1778
Robert LEVER of Great Lever, yeoman, 1774
Lawrence LIVESEY of Halliwell (admon), 1737
Martha LIVESEY of Halliwell, 1738
Mary LIVESEY of Turton, widow, 1673
Simon LOMAS of Turton, 1619
Thomas LOMAS of Turton, 1619
Adam LOMAX of Turton, yeoman, 1790
Alice LOMAX of Turton, widow, 1693
Elizabeth LOMAX of Turton, widow, 1744
Henry LOMAX of Breighmet, yeoman, 1706
Henry LOMAX of Breightmet, yeoman, 1692
James LOMAX of Turton, yeoman, 1809
John LOMAX of Overhouses in Turton, yeoman, 1815
John LOMAX of Turton, yeoman, 1761
John LOMAX of Harwood, yeoman, 1756
Peter LOMAX of Ainsworth, chapman, 1765
Richard LOMAX of Harwood, 1779
Simon LOMAX of Turton, yeoman, 1823
Simon LOMAX of Turton, yeoman, 1733
William LOMAX of Turton, yeoman, 1753
William LOMAX of Turton, yeoman, 1734
William LOMAX of Turton, yeoman, 1677
John LONGWORTH, the elder, of Bolton in the Moors, chapman, 1740
Ann LONGWORTH of Horwich, (admon), 1741
Christopher LONGWORTH of Longworth, gentleman, 1612
Henry LONGWORTH of Halliwell, yeoman, 1808
Hugh LONGWORTH of Blackrod, the Elder, yeoman, 1745
James LONGWORTH of Little Bolton, Farmer, 1813
James LONGWORTH of Chorley, Yeoman, 1775
James LONGWORTH of Harwood, yeoman, 1728
James LONGWORTH of Bolton, chapman, 1692
James LONGWORTH of Horwich, husbandman, (admon), 1751
James LONGWORTH of Little Bolton, Chapman, (admon), 1777
John LONGWORTH of Wards, Sharples, yeoman, 1834
John LONGWORTH of Heaton, 1826
John LONGWORTH of Heaton, farmer, 1813
John LONGWORTH of Manchester, surgeon, 1804
John LONGWORTH of Edgworth, Bolton, 1783
John LONGWORTH of Bolton, plumber & glazier, 1772
John LONGWORTH of Horwich, 1730
John LONGWORTH of Bolton, Chapman, 1699
John LONGWORTH of Little Bolton, farmer, (admon), 1821
John LONGWORTH of Turton, husbandman, 1624
John LONGWORTH of Longworth, husbandman, 1697
Mary LONGWORTH of Little Bolton, Spinster, 1820
Nathaniel LONGWORTH of Little Bolton, (infra), 1739 Lost - archivist at LRO unable to locate 27th Sep 2016
Peter LONGWORTH of Blackrod, 1740
Richard LONGWORTH of Turton, husbandman, 1690
Robert LONGWORTH of Turton, husbandman, 1673
Thomas LONGWORTH of Horwich, farmer, 1837
Thomas LONGWORTH of Sharples, yeoman, 1812
William LONGWORTH of Heaton, yeoman, 1824
William LONGWORTH of Little Bolton, yeoman, 1822
William LONGWORTH of Horwich, 1793
Robert LORD of Bolton-le-Moors, liquor merchant, 1824
Richard LOWE of Turton, yeoman, 1718
Joseph MAKEN of Moss Shaw in Radcliffe, yeoman, 1765
Elizabeth MARKLAND of Bolton-le-Moors, widow, 1823
Thomas MARKLAND of Heaton, yeoman, 1800
William MARKLAND of Heaton, yeoman, 1832
William MARKLAND of Heaton, yeoman, 1803
John MARSDEN of Turton, fustian weaver, 1746
Raphe MARSDEN of Turton, 1647
Thomas MARSDEN of Turton, yeoman, 1736
Ellen MARSH of Turton, widow, 1836
Giles MARSH of Longworth, farmer, 1839
Giles MARSH of Turton, yeoman, 1707
Gyles MARSH of Turton, yeoman, 1795
Gyles MARSH of Atherton, chapman, 1727
Jeremiah MARSH of Turton, farmer, 1814
John MARSH the older of Turton, husbandman, 1764
Samuel MARSH of Turton, chapman, 1808
William MARSH of Turton, husbandman, (admon), 1702
Alice MASON of Harwood, widow, 1728
James MASON of Turton, yeoman, 1720
Richard MASON of Harwood, 1724
John MASON of Little Lever, chapman, 1760
Mary MASON of Turton, widow, 1734
Nathaniel MASON of Little Lever, gent., 1774
Robert MASON of Moss Side in Turton, husbandman, 1816
Robert MASON of Turton, 1787
James MATHER of Turton, woollen webster,  1654
Nicholas MATHER of Turton, 1629
Samuel MATHER of Camsacer in Radcliffe, yeoman, 1763
Susan MATHER of Turton, widow, 1666
Thomas MATHER of Darcy Lever, weaver, 1823
William MATHER of Turton, husbandman, 1614
Zachariah MATHER of Birtenshaw in Turton, husbandman, 1665
Christopher MAYO of Turton, husbandman, 1624
Alexander MAYOH of Longworth, fustian-weaver, 1728
John MAYOH of Turton, (infra), 1731
John MAYO of Longworth, husbandman, 1626
Lawrence MAYO of Longworth, husbandman, 1680 * This lease is at LA Ref DDHU/25/30: Thomas Lacy of Longworth, esq to Lawrence Mayo of Longworth, husbandman; for the surrender of an indenture and £24; lease of a messuage in Longworth with ¼ of common pastures called Longworth Pasture and Cow Hey, and a half of a mean field called the Marchcroft Feild; for the lives of Lawrence Mayo and Lawrence and Thomas his sons; paying annual rent of 17s 2d and additional sums for the services which he ought to provide; land previously leased 10 May 1630 by Thomas Longworth of Longworth esq deceased to Lawrence Mayo for lives of Lawrence and Thomas his brother.
Peter MAYO of Longworth, tailor, 1639
Thomas MAYO of Longworth, yeoman, 1673
Francis MEADOWCROFT of Huntley in Bury, 1625
Francis MEADOWCROFT the elder of Radley[?], 1616
George MEADOWCROFT of Elton, 1735
Richard MEADOWCROFT of Elton in Bury, yeoman, 1602
Thomas MEADOWCROFT of Huntley in Bury, 1675
Thomas MEADOWCROFT of Harwood, yeoman, 1720
Jonathan MEANLEY of Astley, yeoman, 1736
John MILLES of Little Bolton, innkeeper, 1724
Elizabeth MILLS of Little Lever, widow, 1771
James MILNE, minister at Walmsley in Turton, 1731
John MOADE of Ainsworth, yeoman, 1697
Margaret NABB of Edgworth, widow, 1729
James HARDMAN of Ainsworth, chapman, 1718 (admon)
John HARDMAN of Ainsworth, chapman,  1715 (admon)
Mary SANDIFORD alias SANDFORD of Ratcliffe, minor, 1735
Richard NELSON of Darcy Lever, 1813
John NORRIS of Farnworth, husbandman, 1768
Charles NUTTALL of Turton, chapman, (admon), 1767
John NUTTALL of Turton, innkeeper, 1813
Ann OGDEN of Turton, 1792
James OGDEN of Turton, gentleman, 1836
Sarah OGDEN of Turton, 1836
John OPENSHAW of Ainsworth, yeoman, 1715
Oliver ORMEROD of Harwood, yeoman, 1803 * Probably Oliver Row, mentioned in the will of Oliver Ormrod of Harwood, 1823.  13 houses listed on 1841 census.  Notice of auction of 7 messuages at Oliver Row appeared in the Bolton Chronicle on 28 Oct 1837.  The buildings can be located on the 1893 OS 25 inch map, just off Water Street, next to Wharf Iron Foundry, and were still there in 1939.  Also see plan at Bolton Archives "Plan of Oliver Row with abstract of lease from William Heelis (butcher), to Oliver Ormrod (yeoman), 1783"
John ORMROD of Turton, farmer, (admon), 1800
Mary ORMROD of Westhoughton, widow, 1834
Oliver ORMROD of the Hill, Harwood, yeoman, 1823
Oliver ORMROD of Harwood, yeoman, 1757
Oliver ORMROD of Bolton, cotton manufacturer, (admon), 1834
Peter ORMROD of Sharples, yeoman, 1818
Agnes ORRELL of Turton, widow, (nunc), 1616
Alexander ORRELL of Turton, gentleman, 1585
Alice ORRELL of Turton, widow, 1647
Elizabeth ORRELL of Turton, widow, 1607
Francis ORRELL of Turton, 1721
Isaac ORRELL of Turton, yeoman, 1822
James ORRELL of Turton, 1720
John ORRELL of Turton, yeoman, 1789
John ORRELL of Bolton-in-the-Mores, yeoman, 1616
John ORRELL of Turton, husbandman, (admon + inv), 1698
John ORRELL of Turton, husbandman, 1715
Mary ORRELL of Turton, widow, 1799
Ralph ORRELL of Turton, yeoman, 1727
Ralph ORRELL of Turton, 1682
Ralph ORRELL of Turton, (inventory), 1669
Ralph ORRELL of Turton, webster, 1745
Richard ORRELL of Harry Croft in Sharples, yeoman, 1787
Richard ORRELL of Turton, yeoman, 1750
Richard ORRELL of Turton, yeoman, 1702
Richard ORRELL of Turton, yeoman, 1623
Richard ORRELL of Turton, joiner, (admon), 1813
Thomas ORRELL of Turton, yeoman, 1685
John PARRE of Turton, 1664
James PENDLEBURY of Halliwell, yeoman, 1794
James PENDLEBURY of Turton, yeoman, 1695
Jeremiah PENDLEBURY of Heaton, 1741
William PENDLEBURY of Horwich, yeoman, 1789
Thomas PENDLETON of Manchester, clerk, 1693
Joseph PICKERING of Bolton in the Moors, yeoman, 1761
Alice PILKINGTON, minor, (tuition), 1789
James PILKINGTON of Breightmet, tradesman, 1693
Richard PILKINGTON of Horwich, gentleman, 1797
Richard PILKINGTON of Turton, yeoman, 1693
Richard PILKINGTON of Turton, yeoman, 1760
William PLATT of Rumworth, farmer, 1806
John POLLITT of Breightmet, (admon), 1783
William POLLITT of Darcy Lever, (admon), 1819
Richard RAMSBOTHOM of Breightmet, chapman, 1701
Ann RAMWELL of Harwood, widow, 1831
John RANFORD of Turton, weaver, 1774
Dorning RASBOTHAM of Birch House Farnworth, Esq., 1793
Christopher RAWSTHORN of Turton, labourer, 1760
Thomas RAWSTHORNE of Turton, Senior, 1748
Marmaduke REDMAYNE of Turton, 1825
Edward RICHARDSON of Tonge in Bolton, gentleman, 1761
John RIDING of Ainsworth, yeoman, 1773
Christopher RISHTON of Farnworth, 1668
Edmund RISHTON of Great Lever, Yeoman, 1742
Edmund RISHTON of Farnworth, yeoman, 1662
John RISHTON of Farnworth, yeoman, 1700
John RISHTON of Farnworth, gent., 1633
William RISHTON of Turton, 1738
James ROBINSON of Heaton in Parish of Dean, slater, 1741
George ROMSDEN of Turton, husbandman, (nunc), 1628
George ROMSDEN of Turton, husbandman, 1628
John ROSCOE of Harwood, yeoman, 1777
James ROSCOWE of Tonge, the elder, chapman, 1623
James ROSCOWE of Tonge, yeoman, 1623
Elizabeth ROSCOW of Halliwell, widow, 1688
John ROSCOW of Farnworth, yeoman, 1683
Peter ROSCOW of Halliwell, husbandman, 1675
Thomas ROSCOW of Ainsworth, fustian weaver, 1633
Henry ROSTRON of Turton, farmer, 1824
John ROSTRON of Dawsbank in Tottington, yeoman, 1820
John ROSTRON of Bolton-le-Moors, gentleman, 1804
Peter ROTHWELL of Darcy Lever, yeoman, 1719
James RUSSELL of Darcy Lever, gentleman, 1774
John RUSSELL of Darcy Lever, weaver, (admon), 1777
James SANDERSON of Breightmet, yeoman, 1674
Ellis SANDERSONNE of Harwood, Vicar of Bolton, 1626
William SANDERSON of Breightmet, 1601
John SANDIFORD of Radcliffe, yeoman, 1730
Thomas SANDIFORD of Radcliffe, yeoman, 1719
Roger SANDIFORTH of Radcliffe, yeoman, 1718
Roger SANDIFORTH of Ratcliffe, husbandman, 1704
Peter SCHOLES of Bradshaw, yeoman, 1739
John SCHOULES of Turton, husbandman, 1663
John SCOWCROFT of Darcy Lever, yeoman, 1819
Richard SCOWCROFT of Harwood, 1824
William SCOWCROFT of Bradshaw, yeoman, 1801
William SCOWCROFT of Bradshaw, innkeeper, 1809
George SEDDON of Farnworth, husbandman, 1664
William SEDDON of Farnworth, husbandman, 1701
Joseph SETTLE of Turton, surgeon, (admon), 1824
William SETTLE of Smithills Dean in Halliwell, farmer, 1836
James SHARPLES of Turton, husbandman, 1579
John SHARPLES of Turton, husbandman, 1592
Roger SHARROCKE of Turton, husbandman, 1684
John SHARROCKS of Dove Bank, Darcy Lever, cotton-spinner, 1813
Roger SHORROCK of Turton, husbandman, 1632
James SHUTTLEWORTH of Unsworth, weaver, 1800
John SHUTTLEWORTH of Poppy Thorn, Prestwich, manufacturer, 1823
Robert SHUTTLEWORTH of Hardmans Fold, Prestwich, farmer, 1824
James SLATER of Bolton le Moors, bleacher, 1838
James SLATER of Little Bolton, yeoman, 1794
James SLATER of Bolton le Moors, (Ad.), whitster, 1812
Joseph SLATER of Manchester, bread baker, 1818
Joseph SLATER of Turton, bleacher, 1854
Thomas SLATER of Turton, gentleman, 1839
Thomas SLATER of Dunscar, bleacher, (admon), 1853
William SLATER of Bournden in Great Lever, cotton manufacturer, 1806
Jane SMETHURST of Turton, widow, (nunc), 1662
Robert SMETHURST of Turton, 1645
Alice SMITH of Farnworth, widow, 1674
George SMITH of Ainsworth, yeoman, 1709
James SMITH the elder of Turton, husbandman, 1764
John SMITH of Timberbottom in Turton, yeoman, 1773
Peter SMITH of Farnworth, yeoman, 1670
Ralph SMITH of Ainsworth, husbandman, 1624
Richard SMITH of Little Bolton, yeoman, 1783
John SPENCER of Darcy Lever, farmer, 1817
Mary STEVENSON of Bolton in the Moors, widow, 1802
Daniel STONES the elder of Sharples, yeoman, 1685
Henry STONES of Horrocksfold, Sharples, yeoman, 1729
John STONES of Horrocks Fold, Sharples, husbandman, 1681
John STONES of Sharples, (infra / admon) 1702
Margaret STONES of Bolton, widow, 1588
Marie STONES of Sharples, 1632
Mary STONES of Little Bolton, 1766
Oliver STONES of Heaton in Dean, chapman, 1720
William STONES of Horroxfold, husbandman, 1724
John STREET of Pilkingtons, Radcliffe, 1814
John STRETTELL of Turton, 1707
John SUDREN of Turton, bleacher, 1810
Francis TAILOR of Entwisle, yeoman, 1721
John TAILOR of Turton, yeoman, 1658
Margaret TAYLIAR of Turton, 1587
Roger TAYLLOR of Turton, 1618
John TAYLOR of Turton, husbandman, 1739
John TAYLOR of Entwisle, yeoman, 1729
Martin TAYLOR of Halliwell, yeoman, 1714
Richard TAYLOR of Turton, 1623
Samuel TAYLOR of Moston, merchant, 1802
Samuel TAYLOR of Moston, gentleman, 1775
Samuel TAYLOR of Moston, yeoman, 1664
Zachariah TAYLOR of Moston, linen-weaver, 1662
Zachary TAYLOR of Wigan, clerk, 1705
Zachary TAYLOR of Marsleach, chapman, 1670
James THOMASON of Turton, yeoman, 1696
Richard THOMASON of Turton, yeoman, 1802
John THOMASSON of Turton, weaver, 1776
John THORNLEY of Little Lever, wheelwright, 1810
Peter THORNLEY of Bolton, weaver, 1831
James THWEAT of Bolton, cotton manufacturer, 1782
Alice TONGE of Bolton-le-Moors, 1674
Alice TONGE of Eccles, widow, 1593
Ann TONGE of Farnworth, spinster, (infra), 1715
Ashton TONGE of Worsley, house carpenter, (admon), 1772
Christian TONGE of Farnworth, widow, 1670
Ellin TONGE of Little Hulton, widow, 1681
George TONGE of Breightmet, (inv.), 1683
George TONGE of Harwood, fustian weaver, (admon), 1728
James TONGE of Bolton-le-Moors, butcher, 1673
James TONGE of Breightmet, inventory, 1610
Jane TONGE of Rusholme, (admon), 1774
Jane TONGE of Worsley, Widow, 1808
John TONGE of Bolton, carpenter, (infra), 1802
John TONGE of Bolton, shopkeeper, 1809
John TONGE of Farnworth, yeoman (infra), 1693
John TONGE of Middle Hulton, collier, 1751
John TONGE of Kearsley, the Elder innkeeper, 1844
John TONGE of Farnworth, 1639
Mary TONGE of Ainsworth, widow, 1734
Mary TONGE of Salford, singlewoman, 1783
Richard TONGE of Roads in Middleton, husbandman, 1797
Richard TONGE of Bank Mill in Salford, logwood grinder, 1815
Robert TONGE of Bolton-le-Moors, (infra), 1670
Robert TONGE of Bolton, (infra & admon), 1715
Thomas TONGE of Farnworth, husbandman, 1626 There is also a separate item with the same date for Thomas Tonge of Farnworth, presumably the same one.  This item is an inventory, and a list of debtors, which includes the following two lines:
Thomas TONGE of Farnworth, 1637
Thomas TONGE of Farnworth, (infra), 1689
Thomas TONGE of Farnworth, husbandman, (infra & admon), 1731
Thomas TONGE of Worsley, husbandman, 1755
Thomas TONGE of Hilltop, Worsley, yeoman, 1769
William TONGE of Little Hulton, yeoman, 1680
William TONGE of Worsley, (inventory), 1623
William TONGE of Worsley, chapman, 1670
Hannah TONG of Little Hulton, spinster, 1683
John TONG of Great Lever, (infra), 1693
John TONG of Hindley, gentleman, 1819
Thomas TONG of Linishe, (infra), 1687
Thomas TONG of Worsley, yeoman, 1791
Thomas TONG of Balderston, yeoman, 1785
Ellys TONGUE of Breightmet, 1612
Abraham TONGUE of Westhoughton, alehouse keeper, 1705
Arabella TONGUE of Farnworth, spinster, (admon), 1768
Ellis TONGUE of Lostock, (admon & inv.), 1679
James TONGUE of Kearsley, weaver, 1801
John TONGUE of Great Bolton, cotton manufacturer, 1823
Thomas TONGUE of Rusholme, husbandman, 1804
William TONGUE of Bolton-le-Moors, taylor, 1647
Sarah TOOTELL of Turton, spinster, 1815
John TOPPING of Turton, yeoman, 1783
James TURNER of Horwich, yeoman, 1799
John VAREY, of Worsley, Agent to the Trustees of the Duke of Bridgewater, 1819
Richard VICKARS of Tonge, husbandman, 1722
Henry WADINGTON of Turton, taylor, 1626
John WALCH of Turton, weaver, 1786
Alexander WALKDEN of Sharples, husbandman, 1640
Allexander WALKDEN of Sharples, yeoman, 1639
Francis WALKDEN of Sharples, 1588
Roger WALKDEN of Sharples, husbandman, 1633
Nathan WALKER of Little Lever, weaver, 1775
Richard WALKER of Smithfold with Ainsworth, yeoman, 1810
Ann WALLWORK of Darcy Lever, widow, 1729
William WALMERSLEY of Turton, webster, 1689
Elizabeth WALMESLEY of Eccles, widow, (admon), 1723
John WALMESLEY of Wigan, esquire, 1734
John WALMISLEY of Bolton, gentleman, (admon), 1779
James WALMSLEY of Turton, gentleman, 1648
James WARBURTON of Turton, yeoman, 1745
James WARBURTON of Turton, yeoman, 1716
John WARBURTON of Turton, hubandman, 1722
Thomas WARBURTON of Turton, husbandman, 1679
Elizabeth WARBUTTON of Turton, widow, 1798
John WARBUTTON of Turton, yeoman, 1788
John WARBUTTON of Turton, yeoman, 1739
John WARR of Great Bolton, shopkeeper, 1806
William WARTON of Little Hulton, husbandman, 1631
John WELSH of Turton, yeoman, 1671
William WELSH of Turton, (admon infra) 1690
Edmund WHEWELL of Turton, 1713
Elias WHITTAKER of Ringley, Innkeeper, 1806
James WHITTAKER of Outwood, manufacturer, 1806
John WHITTAKER of Ringley Bridge, Prestwich, blacksmith, 1802
Lawrence WHITTAKER of Entwistle, yeoman, 1720
Thomas WHITTAKER of Ringley, blacksmith, (admon), 1819
Adam WHITTEL of Darcy Lever, yeoman, 1724
Edmund WHITTEL of Darcy Lever, yeoman, 1786 Note: Henry Ashworth died in 1790, and left property in Darcy Lever under the tenure of Widow Tonge and Thomas Mather to his son Edmund Ashworth, and property in Darcy Lever under the tenure of Robert Openshaw to his daughter Alice. In 1860, Benjamin Ashworth and his sister Esther Ashworth, executors of the late Edmund Ashworth, entered into an agreement with John Seddon of Breightmet, allowing him to mine coal from under Top o'th Meadow Farm (also known as "Barlows")
Robert WHITTLE of Turton, husbandman, 1609
Thomas WHITTLE of Turton, 1623
William WHITTLE of Ainsworth, 1804
William WHITTLE of Turton, husbandman, 1626
Rev. William SUNDERLAND of Turton, clerk, 1761
Alice WOOD of Turton, 1766
Anne WOOD of Turton, widow, 1622
Edmund WOOD of Turton, widower, 1789
John WOODE of Turton, 1675
Elizabeth WOOD of Turton, widow, 1649
Richard WOODE of Brode Oke in Turton, gentleman, 1608
George WOOD of Farnworth, 1636
Hugh WOOD of Turton, yeoman, 1680
John WOOD the Elder of Windy Harbour in Turton, 1808
John WOOD of Turton, yeoman, 1697
John WOOD of Oak in Turton, gentleman, 1674
John WOOD of Turton, yeoman, 1655
John WOOD of the Wood in Turton, gentleman, 1619
Katherine WOOD of Turton, widow, 1620
Laurence WOOD of the City of Chester, Clerk, 1710
Mary WOOD of the City of Chester, widow, 1736
Ralph WOOD of Turton, 1666
Richard WOOD of Timberbothome in Turton, 1634
Robert WOOD of Turton, yeoman, 1617
Thomas WOOD of Turton, farmer, 1798
William WOOD of Turton, innkeeper, 1838
William WOOD of Turton, husbandman, 1725
William WOOD of Turton, husbandman, 1641
William WORTHINGTON of Turton, 1613
Benjamin WRIGLEY of Chamber Hall in Oldham, gentleman, 1671
Henry WRIGLEY of Langley, gentleman, 1709
Henry WRIGLEY of Langley, esquire, 1664
Thomas YATES of Radcliffe, yeoman, 1721
William YATES of Great Lever, farmer, 1786