Tag: Maidwell

Thomas Holdich Correspondence with J. P. Hungerford 1793

J. P. Hungerford Esq Dingley Hall, Nr Market Harborough, Leicestershire Honourable Dear Sir As I had not the pleasure of finding you at Dingley on Thursday morning I take the earliest opportunity of acknowledging the receipt of £40 left by you with…

Eliza Laura Maydwell (1782-1863)

Eliza Laura Maydwell eldest daughter of Henry Lawrence Maydwell of Whittlesey. Born 1782. Married as second wife to Rev Thomas Holdich M.A. Rector of Maidwell, Northamptonshire. Died 1863 and buried at Maidwell

Anna Maria Holdich (1825-1899)

Anna Maria Holdich youngest daughter of Rev Thomas Holdich M.A. Rector of Maidwell, Northamptonshire. Born 1825 and died unmarried 1899 at Dorchester, Dorset and buried there.

How Many Witnesses Were at Your Wedding?

Usually there are two, but I believe there is no legal limit. One hundred and fifty five years ago, on 16 November 1836, in the parish of Maidwell, Mary Ann Holdich spinster of that parish, married Charles Boultbee widower of…

The Rector of Bulwick

At Bulwick, though Rectors come and go, one memento of a 30 year stay by a former incumbent always remains a treasured possession of the village. It is an occasional diary kept between 1862 and 1892 by the Rev. J.…

Witnesses at a Wedding

Usually there are two, but I believe there is no legal limit. One hundred and fifty five years ago, on 16 November 1836, in the parish of Maidwell, Mary Ann Holdich spinster of that parish, married Charles Boultbee widower of Whittlesea. The…