Catherine Sharpe
Firbank
Tue Nov 8, 2016 9:55pm
86.113.221.37

Researching Moors Farm, Firbank & Thomas Sharp 16/17 c. and have pics (1744) of same but believe Moors was also called Nether Davy Bank?

Can you shed any light on the connection by name of these farms please.

Thomas Sharp also had Dowgill farm - now disappeared.

Regards
Cath Sharpe

  • FirbankStephen Savage, Fri Sep 30 9:07am
    Firbank is indeed North of Kendal a hamlet near Greyrigg. This Hoggarth family lived at Davy Bank farm/mill from the 1700s. Hoggarths still live in the vicinity. A James Hoggarth is recorded as a... more
    • Firbank — Catherine Sharpe, Tue Nov 8 9:55pm
    • Newspapers and Farrar YDNABryan Hoggarth, Sun Oct 2 2:05pm
      Any relatives mentioned here? I searched newspapers in Findmypast on "HOGGARTH" and "Firbank". Kendal Mercury 5 Jun 1869 Magistrate's room, Kirkby Lonsdale Miles HOGGARTH and William HOGGARTH,... more