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Arthur Kennedy's Family History

John CRAVEN and Elizabeth WILSON

John CRAVEN (B24) - my 4x great grandfather
Born abt 1782  
Baptised 5 May 1782, Calverley, WRY
Buried 4 Sep 1813, Calverley, WRY
Parents Benjamin CRAVEN and Mary PETTY (B48 & B49)
Notes Lived in Calverley from 1782-1805, and in Horsforth, WRY from 1807-1813. Worked as a clothier at the time of his death.  
See also Ancestor ChartCRAVEN Family Footprints  
Married 12 Aug 1804, Halifax, WRY  
Elizabeth WILSON (B25) - my 4x great grandmother
Born abt 1784, Idle, WRY  
Died 29 Jun 1855, Leeds, WRY
Buried 1 Jul 1855, Leeds, WRY
Notes Believed to be sister of Sarah WILSON (b. abt 1781, Idle) who married Leonard HOBSON, a waterman, in Leeds in 1802. Married James WILSON (~1777-1847) 18 Jan 1823 in Leeds, WRY; see below for their children.  
See also Ancestor Chart  
Children Wilson (B12) (1804-1844)  
  Benjamin (b. 1807)
Stoker in a carpet mill; married Elizabeth HARDMAN (b. abt 1810)
  Hannah (b. 1808)  
  Mary (b. 1810)
Nail maker; married John RUSHFORTH (b. abt 1807)
  Samuel (b. 1813)
Cloth dresser/dyer; married Amelia IBBISON (b. abt 1816-1819)
Children of James and Elizabeth WILSON:
  Sarah (b. 1823)
Married James WILDE (b. abt 1822)
  Thomas (bapt. 1825)  
  Ann (bapt. 1825)