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John and Sarah
John HAIGH was born on 20 Sep 1836 in Carrhead and was christened on 15 Dec 1836 in Parish Church of Penistone. John married Sarah Hannah CROOKES , daughter of Thomas CROOK(E)S and Mary Ann DARWENT (DARWIN), on 16 Apr 1865 in Denby. Sarah was born on 20 Nov 1844 in Ingbirchworth and was christened on 4 Sep 1845 in Parish Church of Penistone.

In 1901 John and Sarah were living at Gunthwaite Gate farm with their daughter MaryAnn (Polly).


John and Sarah had the following children:
  1. Mary A (Polly) HAIGH was born in 1868 in Ingbirchworth.
  2. Elizabeth HAIGH was born in 1870 in Ingbirchworth. Elizabeth married George RICHARDSON.
  3. Charles HAIGH was born on 29 Dec 1871 in Ingbirchworth. He died on 26 Dec 1950 in Holmbridge and was buried in Holmbridge Church. Charles married Catherine ROUTH, daughter of William ROUTH and Jane DURHAM, in Dec 1899 in Laughton Church. Catherine was born on 17 Oct 1876 in Denby. She died on 13 Dec 1944 in Holmbridge and was buried in Hombridge Church.
  4. John HAIGH was born in 1875 in Ingbirchworth.
  5. Thomas C HAIGH was born in 1877 in Ingbirchworth. Thomas married Polly.

John and Sarah - extended group


Gunthwaite Gate Farm 2008
The parents of John HAIGH were:

John HAIGH who was born 23 May 1798? or 1795/6 in Penistone, Ingbirchworth or Hepworth and was christened 24 Jun 1798? in Penistone. He died on 18 Jan 1873 and was buried in Penistone Church.

Frances WOOD who was born in 1798/1801 in Penistone or Thurlstone. She died on 1 Jul 1880 and was buried in Penistone Church.

John and Frances married on 23 Jun 1822 in Penistone.