Parents: Samuel Stanfield
and Hannah (Beckwith)
Born: baptised 13 Feb 1780 at All Saints Darfield as son of Samuel Stanfield of Billingley.
Died: October 1846, Billingley, Darfield
Ann bapt. 1774
Charles bapt. 1777
Marriage to Ann Cutt 14 June 1802 at St John The Baptist, Royston. Register reads "David Stansfield of the Parish of Felkirk and Ann Cutt of this Parish."
Hannah bapt. 1803
Charles bapt. 1804
Samuel bapt. 1805
Ann bapt. 1810
Isaac bapt. 1816
Mary bapt. 1818
John bapt. 1819
William bapt. 1821
Sarah bapt. 1823
At time of marriage: husbandman.
At son David's marriage 24 Aug 1845: farmer.
Tithe Apportionment 30 July 1839: Landowner - Earl Fitzwilliam. Location: Billingley.
Plots rented: Ings (23), Bridge Close(109), Low Doncaster Gate (143), In King Stocks (157), In WestKirk (170), Homestead and Croft (204). Note: numbers in brackets relate to the Tithe Map.
Census 06 June 1841
Address: Billingley, Yorkshire. Registration District: Ecclesfield. Note: Ecclesfield Registration District was only created in 1837 and ceased to exist in 1850.
Name Age Born Place
Stansfield, David 60 1781 Yorkshire
Occupation: farmer of 7 acres
Stansfield, Ann 55 1786 Yorkshire
Stansfield, David 28 1813 Yorkshire
Stansfield, Isaac 20 1821 Yorkshire
Stansfield, Sarah 16 1825 Yorkshire
Stansfield, John 1 1840 Attercliff
Stansfield, William 20 1821 Yorkshire
Note: John aged 1 was a grandson.
In this census this appears to be the only Stansfield family in Billingley at that time.
Note: 1841 Census returns were often vague or inaccurate in respect of age and place of birth, which is why the year of birth on the census return may differ from those given (left) in the list of children.
- David's Marriage Certificate
- 1839 Tithe Apportionment
- England, Select Marriages 1538–1973
- England, Select Births and Christenings 1538-1975
- England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index 1837-1915
- England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index 1837-1915
- Census returns 1841 - 1891
- West Yorkshire, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials 1512-1812
- West Yorkshire, England, Electoral Registers 1840-1962
- West Yorkshire, England, Deaths and Burials 1813-1985
- Yorkshire, England, Quarter Session Records, 1637-1914