Hi Debbie Noticed a similarity - Ralph Alderson 1770-1822 who married Mary Sandwick was my 4th great grandfather, also my 4th cousin 6 times removed! Only discovered him the other day. Direct Descendants of Ralph Alderson [P0288]
1 Ralph Alderson [P0288] b: December 1770 in Keld d: February 1822 in Keld .. +Mary Sandwick b: Abt 1771 m: February 22, 1794 in Muker d: 1837 ....... 2 John Alderson [P0289] b: December 8, 1801 in Keld d: 1883 in Birk Park, Healaugh, Swaledale ........... +Elizabeth Peacock b: Abt 1805 in Muker d: 1882 in Birk Park, Healaugh, Swaledale ................ 3 Isabella Alderson b: September 27, 1833 d: Abt 1860 .................... +John Coates b: 1831 in Mount Pleasant, Gunnerside m: Abt 1854 in Reeth, Swaledale
I have been trying to research my Coates line - very difficult, all Johns and Simons - and am pleased to find yet more Aldersons. I am a member of the Alderson FHS who have been extremely helpful. I am the 2nd great-granddaughter of John Coates and 6th cousin 4 times removed of Isabella Alderson.