'Scholefield1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Scholefield of Radcliffe, Scholefield of Scholefield (Schofield of Schofield)

Alexander Scholefield
1. Gerard Scholefield
  A. James Scholefield ('Schofield of Schofield')
  m. Alice Radcliffe (dau of Savile Radcliffe of Todmorden)
  FMG shows James & Alice as parents of Radcliffe (b 1644), James, Caryl, etc., and then shows, separately, a pedigree starting with 'Richard Scholefield of Scholefield Hall' with notice that "I think it very probable that (Radliffe) is the person who stands at the head of the following pedigree, though my communicant Mrs. Josepha Scholefield gave the name of Richard" and then, as part of the entry for Richard, "This ought to be Radcliffe".
i. Radcliffe (or Richard) Scholefield of Scholefield Hall
  m1. Mary Radcliffe
  a. Radcliffe Scholefield of Radcliffe (d 16.08.1728, minister)
  m. Mary Smith of Bradford
  (1) Richard Scholefield of Radcliffe, later of Hexham (d 1740, minister)
  m. (08.01.1728/9) Elizabeth Dawson (b 09.02.1697, d 20.11.1772, dau/coheir of Rev. Joseph Dawson of Rochdale)
  (A)+ issue (d unm) - Radcliffe of Whitehaven & Birmingham (b 10.12.1733, d 1803), Mary (b 12.05.1730, d young), Elizabeth (bpt 29.06.1732, d 08.1733), Ann (bur 10.02.1732), Josepha (b 02.08.1738, d c1806)
  (2) Margaret Scholefield
  m. _ Kirkup of Swallowwell
  (3) Rebecca Scholefield
  m. _ Pool of Liverpool
  (4) Elizabeth Scholefield
  m. John English of Ratcliffe
  (5)+ other issue (d unm) - Radcliffe of Hexham (npt 15.12.1716, d 1758, minister), Anne, Catherine
  m2. Frances Frankland (dau of Rev. Richard Frankland)
  b. Alice Scholefield
  m. _ Crosland
  c. Frances Scholefield
  m. Rev. Nathan Stock of Rochdale
  d. Maranda Scholefield (d unm)
  e. Penelope Scholefield
  m. John Fox of Rhodes (m2. Sarah Crompton (dau of Joshua Crompton of Old Hall, widow of John Fairburn of Coventry), son of John)
(1) Esther Fox (b 1740, a 1774)
  m. John Firth of Kipping
  (A) Penelope Firth (b 1750, d 29.12.1823?)
  m. (23.02.1774) Thomas Smith of Castleton Hall (d 1806, son of John of Spark)
  (i) Penelope Smith (d 1779)
  (ii) Esther Smith (d 01.01.1845)
  m. (18.07.1820) Sir W(illiam) B(agenal) Burdett, Bart
  (iii) Ellen Smith
  m. (14.05.1812) John Entwisel of Foxholes
  (iv) Mary Smith
  m. (02.07.1821) Hugh Duncan Baillie (MP)
  (v) Hannah Smith
  m. Sir Robert Arbuthnot (Colonel)
  (B) Esther Firth (b 1755)
  (2) Mary Fox
  m. (25.11.1740) John Smith of Bradford (minister)
  ii.+ other issue - James, Caryl, Alexander, Charles, Alice

Main source(s): FMG (vol 1, MS50, 'Scholefield', p114+)
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