Hi,My name is Paul Basford currently residing in Cornwall Uk but originally from Rochdale Lancashire. I have a great grandfather called William Basford who married an Ivy McDurmott. I have a distant relation called:
Betty Brierley who married a James E Grindrod in 1885 in Rochdale.James was born in Rochdale, date unknown. Died approx 1942.
Lillian (lilly) 1886/87died 1969married a Jim Horrocks GladysJan 1899died 13/10/1976married an Underwood FredDec 1884died 18/12/1975married a Emily Ashley6/11/1915 Baptist church Rochdale DorisFeb 1905died 1958married a James Willfred Stott
Other surnames linked to me are:
Ashworth James - former Mayor of Heywood for 14 years Ashley Stephen - married a Catherine (Kate) Teresa Pywell in 1882. His grandparents were a Thomas Ashley and a Martha Wass Ten children from this marriage: Sarah Thomas Mary Jane William Emily James Lucy John Alice Ellen- all born between 1882 and 1905