George Stables of Darfield (b. 1844)




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George Stables



Family Register

George Stables born February 24th 1844
Letitia Rossington born March 5th 1843
George and Letitia Stables Married
December 24th 1867
Edward Stables born December 25th 1868
Died January 15th 1869 / Arthur Stables Died June 25th
Arthur Stables born July 5th 1870.   1873
Herbert Stables born March 24th 1872
Betsy Stables born May 1st 1874
Alfred Stables born June 13th 1876
Harriet Stables born November 14th 1878



George Stables was the son of Matthew Stables and was born in Darfield on February 24th, 1844. He was a clay pipe maker but later became a stoker at a colliery.

On Christmas Eve 1867 he married Letitia Rossington, one of the daughters of William Rossington of Carlton in Lincolnshire. Their marriage occurring ten years after Letitia's older sister, Betsy, married George's brother, John.

The information and images on this page were kindly supplied by Christine Stables (née Brown)

Family Bible of George Stables and Letitia Rossington

The couple kept a family bible, which still survives today and the following are photographs of it:


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