Baptisms

These are baptisms of Wan(d)lesses, all spellings, extracted from parish registers AND transcriptions of original parish registers (noted whenever possible). If a surname is missing in the records below, assume it was Wanless.

Many thanks to our generous volunteers: Colin & Ken Wanless, Claire Wandless, Kay
Stevens, Tony Palmer, Luke Still, John Gordon

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Cumberland

Alston (St. Augustine’s)

Source: parish register, transcribed by Ken & Colin Wanless

Robert son of John WANLASS of Alston. 15 Feb 1772.

Thomas son of George & Elizabeth WANLASS of Alston. 08 Sep 1772.

Thomas son of John & Elizabeth WANLASS of Alston. 20 Feb 1774.

John son of George WANLASS of Alston. 26 Jun 1774.

Elizabeth daughter of Luke & Ann WANLASS of Alston. 25 Feb 1776.

Nancy daughter of George WANLASS of Alston. 28 Jul 1776.

Mary daughter of John & Ann WANLASS of Fairhill.13 Nov 1776.

Robert son of Luke & Ann WANLASS of Alston. 25 Jan 1778.

Thomas son of John WANLASS of Fairhill. 22 Mar 1778.

Elizabeth daughter of George WANLASS of Alston. 08 Aug 1778.

Ralph son of Luke & Ann WANLASS of Alston. 24 Mar 1781.

Mary daughter of Luke WANLASS of Alston.31 Dec 1783.

Ann daughter of Luke WANLASS of Alston. 15 Jul 1786.

Jackson son of Luke WANLASS of Fairhill. 07 Jul 1789.

Mally 1st daughter of Thomas WANLIS of Nenthead (miner), this parish, by his wife Isabella, daughter of John HIND, was born 16 Jul 1801.

John 1st son of Thomas WANLIS of Nenthead (miner), this parish, by his wife Isabella, daughter of John HIND, was born 11 Jan 1803.

Nancy 2nd daughter of Thomas WANLIS, Pry House (miner), this parish, by his wife Isabella, daughter of John HIND, was born 10 May 1805.

Moses 2nd son of Aaron HARDY of Alston (miner), this parish, by his wife Elizabeth, daughter of Luke WANLESS, was born 06 Nov 1804.

Garrigill

[IGI] 24 Mar 1776 Thomas s. Joseph & Rachel Wanlass

27 Dec 1778 Mary daughter of Joseph Wanlass of Cragg was baptized

Durham

Auckland St. Andrew

Source: IGI

27 SEP 1720 Jane d/o Ralph Wanlas

02 JUN 1729 Thomas s/o Luke Wanlass

04 JUL 1731 Anne d/o Luke Wanlass

23 OCT 1747 Anne Wanlass or Thompson d/o Thomas Wanlass & Elizabeth Thompson

05 NOV 1749 John s/o Thomas Wanlass

Source: parish register (Bishop’s Transcripts)

25 JAN 1778 Thomas s/o John Wanlass of Shildon

31 MAY 1779 Mary d/o John Wanlass of Shildon

21 APR 1783 Robt. [Robert] s/o John Wanlas of Shildon

29 MAY 1785 William s/o John Wanlas of Shildon

Source: IGI – this period was not in the Bishop’s Transcript (skipped from 1 July 1789 to 20 June 1790)

24 AUG 1789 Jane d/o John Wanlas

Source: parish register 1801-1812 (FHL 0434937)

18 June 1802 George Wanlass, [birthdate blank], 1st son of John Wanlass, labourer, native of this parish, by his wife Jane Beatson, native of [blank]

27 Apr 1807 Jane Wandless, born 17 Apr, 1st dau. of John Wandless of Shildon, labourer, native of Shildon, by his wife Ann Littlefair, native of Hamsterley

4 Sep 1811 John Wandless, born 28th August, 3rd son of John Wandless of Low Etherley, a hind & native of Cockfield, by his wife Eleanor Trotter, native of Evenwood

Source: parish register 1813-1850, transcribed by Lizzie Kavanagh

1813 December 26th, Thomas Wandless, 1st son of William Wandless & Agnes Towers, South Church, Labourer.

1814 July 31st, Elizabeth Wandless daughter of John Wandless & Eleanor Littlefair, Low Etherley, Labourer.

1817 December 26th, Margaret 4th daughter of John Wandless & Ann Littlefair, Shildon, Labourer.
1818 October 9th, Jane illegitimate daughter of Jane Wandless, Shildon, Spinster.

1829 December 1st, Robert & George, sons of John & Isabella Wanley, Westerton, labourer

1833 July 7th, Jane daughter of Margaret Wanless, Shildon, Spinster.

1849 December 26th, Sarah daughter of Edward James & Hannah Wandless, Blue Row, Wailer or Waller(?).

1850 August 7th, Robert son of William & Margaret Wanless, Railway Terrace, Blacksmith.

Source: Parish register, baptisms 1856-1899 (FHL 0434939)

17 Jan 1862 John Robert Wanless, to Ann Wanless, single woman, of Bishop Auckland

24 Sep 1865 John Wanless to Joseph and Dorothy Wanless of South Church, miner

24 Sep 1865 Mary Ann Wanless to Joseph and Dorothy Wanless of South Church, miner

15 Mar 1868 Jane Wandless to James and Hannah of Close House, miner

19 Dec 1873 Dorothy Wanless to Luke and Eliza of Broken Back, miner

29 Nov 1874 Mary Wandless to James and Hannah of Eldon Lane, miner

–1 Jan 1876 through 4 June 1886 baptisms are missing from this film

– none in June 1886 through 1899

Auckland St. Helen

Source: parish register film, transcribed by Lizzie Kavanagh

1826. 26th March. no 866. page 109. Mary 2nd daughter Robert and Jane Wanless. Spring Gardens. Molecatcher.

1828. 5th April. no 1039. page 130. William 1st son Robert How and Jane Wanless. Spring Gardens. Molecatcher.

1830. 19th July. no 1340. page 168. Robert 2nd son Robert How and Jane Wanless. Spring Gardens. labourer.

1833. 18th October. no 104. page 13. George 3rd son Robert How and Jane Wanless. Spring Gardens. labourer.

1837. page 81. no 646. 12th July. John 4th son Robert How and Jane Wanless. Spring Gardens. labourer.

1842. page 159. no 1264. 10th January. Martha 3rd daughter Robert How and Jane Wanless. Spring Gardens. labourer.

1843. page 193. no 1545. 24th November. Ellen 1st daughter John Clarke and Jane Wanless. Newbiggin. labourer.

1845. page 229. no 1841. 22nd October. Henry 2nd son John Hayes and Jane Wanless. West Auckland. pitman.

1846. page 237. no 1902. 20th March. Elizabeth 2nd daughter John Clarke and Jane Wanless. Royal Ord[?]. labourer.

Barnard Castle

Source: parish register film transcribed by George Turns

3rd February 1697 Thomas, son of John Wanless of Westwick

5th February 1701 Thomas, son of Roger Wanles of Barnard Castle [this is in some index as 1702, but is 1701]

14th August 1803 Mary Benson of Barnard Castle, born 7th July, 1st daughter
of William Benson [Paper Maker], native of Swainby, Yorkshire & by
his wife Elizabeth Wandless, native of Barnard Castle

Source: Paul Joiner for the Society of Genealogists 1981 (GenUKI)

WANDLESS, Thomas – William + Rachael, Weaver, 25 Dec 1815

WANDLASS, Ann – William + Rachael, Weaver, 4 Jan 1818

WANDLESS, George – Mary, Singlewoman when child born (late ALLINSON), 21 Feb 1819

WANDLESS, Elizabeth – James + Mary, Cordwainer, 21 Feb 1819

WANDLASS, William – William + Rachael, Weaver, 20 Jan 1821

WANDLESS, Mary – James + Mary, Cordwainer, 27 Jan 1822

WANDLASS, Robert – William + Rachael, Weaver, 1 Sep 1824

WANDLESS, Thomas – Susannah, Singlewoman (Illegitimate), 24 Jul 1827

WANDLESS, George – Robert + Ann, Weaver, 9 Oct 1836

Bishop Middleham

source: England Births & Christenings 1538-1975 (FamilySearch.org)

08 Mar 1747 Robert s/o Robert & Elizabeth Wanlass

20 May 1750 Elizabeth d/o Robert & Elizabeth Wanlass

02 Dec 1753 Jane d/o Robert & Elizabeth Wanlass

Source: parish register, baptisms 1813-1865 (FHL 1894208 )

28 July 1839 Margaret Ann Wanless d/o William & Isabella, Bishop Middleham, labourer

27 Mar 1842, Ellen Wanless to William & Isabella, Bishop Middleham, labourer

13 Apr 1845 William Wanless to William & Isabella, Bishop Middleham, pitman

Bishopwearmouth (St. Michael & All Angels)

24 April 1625 William son of William Wanlace of Silksworth baptised

23 September 1627 John son of William Wanlace of Silksworth baptised

18 May 1650 Willm son of Willm Wanlasse of Weremouth baptised

10 March 1652/3 John son of Willm Wanlasse of Weremouth baptised

19 July 1655 Richard son of Willm. Wanlas of Sunderland baptised. Born 13 July

3 Jun 1658 James Wandlass, of Wearmouth, born 30 May 1658, son of William Wandlass

21 Aug 1661 Thomas Wandlass, of Wearmouth, son of William Wandlass

10 Apr 1664 George Wandlass, of Wearmouth, son of William Wandlass

12 Aug 1686 Margaret Wanlasse, of Wearmouth, daughter of Thomas Wanlasse

14 May 1726 Pearson Wandlass, of Panns, son of Thomas Wandlass

15 Jun 1728 Elizabeth Wandlass, of Panns, daughter of Thomas Wandlass

12 Dec 1730 Robert Wanlass, of Panns, born 3 Nov 1730, son of Thomas Wanlass & Elizabeth

21 Aug 1734 Thomas & Catherine Wandlass, of Panns, born 14 Jul 1734, twins of Thomas Wandlass & Elizabeth

26 Dec 1736 James Wandlass, of Panns, son of Thomas Wandlass

26 Sep 1739 Elizabeth Wanlass, of Panns, born 7 Aug 1739, daughter of Thomas Wanlass

13 Jun 1742 Martha Wandlass, of Panns, born 16 May 1742, daughter of Thomas Wandlass

14 Nov 1754 Thomas Wanlass, of Wearmouth, born 10 Sep 1754, son of Robert Wanlass

9 Jul 1756 Mary Wanlass, of Wearmouth, born 4 June 1756, daughter of Robert Wanlass

27 Mar 1760 William Wandless, of Field house, born 20 Feb 1760, son of Robert Wandless & Elizabeth

13 Feb 1762 Hannah Wandless, of Field house, born 14 Jan 1762, daughter of Robert Wandless & Elizabeth

3 Nov 1763 Ann Wandless, of Field house, born 10 Oct 1763, daughter of Robert Wandless & Elizabeth

22 Jan 1765 Elizabeth Wandless, of Field house, born 18 Dec 1764, daughter of Robert Wandless & Elizabeth

30 Oct 1766 Isabella Wandless, of Field house, born 10 Sep 1766, daughter of Robert Wandless & Elizabeth

14 Sep 1770 John Wandless, of Field house, born 13 Aug 1770, son of Robert Wandless & Elizabeth

10 August 1817 James, son of William and Elizabeth Wandless of Grindon, Labourer

29 January 1822 Robert, son of William and Elizabeth Wandless of Grindon, Husbandman

14 September 1823 (born ?? April 1823) John, son of William and Ann Wanless of Bainbridgeholm, Labourer

29 March 1825 Thomas, son of William and Ann Wandless of Tunstall Lane, Husbandman

Source: parish register transcribed by familyhistoryonline.net:

25 July 1838 – Catherine, daughter of of John and Mary Wandless, Queen Street, a sawyer

25 July 1838 – Robert Fewster Wandless, son of John and Mary Wandless, Queen Street, a sawyer

22 Nov 1840 – Jane Anne Wanless d/o Robert & Jane, cabinetmaker, Deptford

Bishopwearmouth (St. Thomas)

Source: fiche index of baptisms 1862-1871, per Kay Stevens

6 May 1863 – Jane daughter of John and Elizabeth Wandless

30 June 1865 – Eleanor, daughter of John and Elizabeth Wandless

24 August 1870 – Mary Elizabeth, daughter of John George and Mary Elizabeth Wandless

Bishopwearmouth (St. George’s Presbyterian, Robinson Lane)

Source: fiche index 1727 – 1917

6 May 1906 – Wanless, Harold son of William and Lydia

Brancepeth

Source: parish register film, transcribed by Lizzie Kavanagh

1869 July 22nd, page 19, no 151: James son of John and Mary Ann Wanless, Oakenshaw, Miner.

1892, page 986, Durham, Wolsingham:William to Samuel and Annie Wanless, Sunniside, Miner. baptised April 25th. born April 18th.

1898, page 481. no 510: Edith Annie to Robert Cosgrove Wanless, North
Ditchburn, baptised March 3rd, born February 13th 1898, Wesleyan
Methodist, chapel, Crook and Circuit, Durham.

1902, North Bitchburn School: Robert Cosgrove and Margaret Jane Wanless,
daughter Edith, North Bitchburn, Baptised October 9th, born 22nd
September 1902.

Chester-le-Street  

Source: parish register

Date Child Gender Father Surname Abode Comments by Holly
28 Jul 1667 Robert son Thomas Wanles Lumley
26 Apr 1674 Ann daughter Thomas Wanlasse Lumley
10 Feb 1688/9 Robert son Robert Wanles Lumley
16 Nov 1690 William son Will Wanles Lumley
6 Dec 1691 Margaret daughter Robert Wanles Lumley
18 Feb 1693/4 Jane daughter Will Wanles Lumley
6 Apr 1697 William Son Robert Wanless Lumley
3 Mar 1699/1700 Elizabeth daughter Robert Wanless Ouston
29 Jan 1702/3 Thomas Son Robert Wanless Ouston (Urpeth) IGI says 29 Sep 1702
11 Aug 1704 Thomas Son Thomas Wanless Lumley
8 Sep 1706 Ralph Son Thomas Wanless Lumley
19 Jan 1706/7 William Son Thomas Wanless Lumley
17 Feb 1711/2 Thomas Son Thomas Wanless Lumley
11 May 1712 Margaret daughter Henry Wanless Lumley not in IGI
5 Apr 1713 Margaret daughter Luke Wanless Ouston
2 Jan 1714/15 Jane daughter Henry Wanless Lumley
26 May 1717 Mary daughter Henry Wanless Lumley
24 Jun 1717 John Son Thomas Wanless Lumley
25 Aug 1717 Thomas Son John Wanless Ouston
1 Jan 1717/18 Jane daughter Thomas Wanless Lumley
6 Sep 1717 Elizabeth daughter John Wanless Ouston IGI says 1719
29 Nov 1719 Dorothy daughter Henry Wanless Lumley
17 Jul 1720 Catherine daughter Luke Wanless Ouston
20 Nov 1720 Ralph Son Thomas Wanless Lumley
7 Jul 1723 Thomas son Luke Wanless Ouston
25 Aug 1723 Elizabeth daughter Henry Wanless Lumley
6 Dec 1724 Jane daughter Robert Wanless Chester IGI says 13 Dec
5 Jun 1726 George son Henry Wanles Lumley
1 Dec 1727 Elizabeth daughter Robert Wanles Chester
29 Mar 1730 Mary daughter William Wanless Fatfield
13 Feb 1731/32 Ann daughter Henry Wanless Lumley
16 Apr 1732 Cuthbert son William Wanless Ouston
24 Jul 1732 George son Luke Wanlass Ouston
20 Oct 1734 Henry son Henry Wanlass Lumley
20 Jul 1735 Ralph son Luke Wanlass Ouston
11 Mar 1738/9 Mary daughter Robert Wanlass Lumley
24 Aug 1740 Thomas son Robert Wanlass Lumley
17 May 1741 William son William Wanlass Lumley
31 Oct 1742 Robert son Robert Wanlass Ouston
28 Nov 1742 William son Robert Wanlass Lumley
1 Sept 1745 Johnson son Robert Wanlass Lumley
16 Feb 1746 John son Robert Wanlass Pelton
14 Aug 1748 Mary daughter Robert Wanlass Lambton
31 Dec 1749 Elizabeth daughter Robert Wanlass Lumley
9 Sep 1750 Luke son Robert Wanlass Ouston
9 Jun 1754 Ann daughter Robert Wanlass Ouston

Source: IGI

26 SEP 1742 Jane Wilkinson Wanlass d/o William

16 OCT 1743 Thomas Wanlass s/o William

05 AUG 1744 Ann Wanlass d/o William

27 OCT 1745 Robert Wanlass d/o William

15 FEB 1747 Pearson Wanlass s/o William

07 JUN 1747 Luke Wanlass s/o John

03 SEP 1749 Robert Wanlass s/o John

29 OCT 1749 George Wanlas s/o John

09 FEB 1752 John Wanlass s/o John

28 JUN 1752 Martha Wanlass d/o William

14 APR 1754 Ann Wanlass d/o John

14 APR 1754 Joseph Wanlass s/o John

29 MAY 1757 John Wanlass s/o William

12 NOV 1758 George Wanlass s/o George

10 MAY 1761 William Wanlass s/o William & Mary

14 JUN 1761 Barbara Wanlasss d/o George & Ann

18 OCT 1761 Mary Wanlass d/o John & Ann

10 JUN 1764 Margaret Wanlass d/o George & Ann

22 JUL 1764 Thomas Wanlass s/o John & Ann

28 OCT 1764 William s/o William & Ann

21 AUG 1768 Caleb Wanless s/o George & Ann

Source: parish register

11 AUG 1765 Elizabeth Wandlass d/o Luke & Mary of Urpeth, pitman [Bishop’s Transcript says child is Isab. Wanliss]

08 MAR 1767 William Wanlass s/o John of Burnhouse, pitman,& Ann his wife

20 MAY 1770 Ann d/o Jno. Wanlass of Flatts, waggonman, & Ann his wife

21 July 1771 Mary dau of Thomas Wanlass, pitman and his wife Mary, Lumley

28 JUN 1772 Isabella Wanliss d/o Luke of Ouston, pitman & Mary his wife

23 AUG 1772 Eleanor Wanliss d/o John of Flatts, waggonman, & Ann his wife
6 Dec 1772 Wm. s. of Wm Wanliss, pitman, and Ann his wife, Ouston

3 Apr 1774 Aaron Wanlass, of Lumley, son of George Wanlass (pitman) by his wife Ann
17 Apr 1775  Margaret dau of Johnson Wanlass, pitman and Ann his wife, Lumley

16 Jul 1775 Robert Wanlas, of Lumley, illegitimate son of Thomas Hardy (blacksmith) by Isabella Wanlas

17 Sept 1775 Robert son of Thomas Wanlass, pitman and his wife Mary, Lumley

01 OCT 1775 Michael s/o Luke Wanlass of Ouston, pitman & Mary his wife

07 SEP 1777 Robert Wanlas s/o John & Ann, pitman, Lumley

04 MAR 1781 Ann Wanlass d/o Johnson & Ann, of Lumley, pitman

17 FEB 1782 James, illegitimate son of William Wanlass of Chester, glazier, & Isabella Jordan

19 May 1782 Thomas son Thomas Wanlass, pitman and his wife Mary, Lumley

05 OCT 1783 Johnson Wanlass s/o Johnson & Ann his wife, of Pelton, pitman

28 MAR 1785 Geo. s/o Johnson Wanlass of Lumley, pitman, and Ann his wife

12 Oct 1787 Johnson Wanless son of Johnson, pitman, Lumley

17 JAN 1790 William Wanlass s/o Johnson & Ann, pitman, Lumley

23 JUN 1793 John Wanlass s/o Thomas & Jane, waggonman, Birtley Lane

31 MAY 1795 William Wanlass s/o Thomas & Jane, waggonman, Birtley

04 OCT 1795 Ann Wanless s/o Johnson & Ann, pitman, Lumley

15 Aug 1798 Jane Wanless, child of Ralph, at the Chester le Street Baptist Congregationalist Church

11 Sep 1800 Ann Wanless, child of Ralph, at the Chester le Street Baptist Congregationalist Church

21 Nov 1802 Elizabeth Wanless, 3rd dau. of Ralph of Chester, husbandman,
native of Merrington, by his wife Elizabeth Simpson, native of Chester
le Street, born 17 Oct 1802
26 Jun 1803 Eleanor Robson, of Twizell,
born 13-May 1803, 3rd daughter of Joseph Robson (wagonman, native of
Brancepeth) by his wife Ann nee Wanlass (native of High Flatts)
7 Oct 1804 Joseph Robson, of Urpeth, born 1-Aug 1804, 4th son of Joseph
Robson (wagonman, native of Brancepeth) by his wife Ann nee Wanlass
(native of High Flatts)

7 Nov 1805 William Wanless, 1st son of
Ralph of Chester, coachman, native of Merrington by his wife Elizabeth
Simpson, native of Chester le Street, born 4 Oct 1805

27 APR 1806 Thomas Wanlass, born 27 Dec 1805, 1st son of Thomas Wanlass
[Woodman] of Lumley, native of Washington & Ann Elliott native of
Houghton-le-Spring

09 OCT 1808 Ann Wanless, born 09 MAY 1808, 1st daughter of Thomas
Wanless [Woodman] of Great Lumley, native of Great Lumley & Ann
Elliott native of Houghton-le-Spring

10 Mar 1813 Isabella Wanless, child of Robert & Mary, father a pitman of Fatfield

23 June 1816 William Wanless, son of John & Mary, father a farm hand of  Black Dean

Source: parish register June 1816- 23 May 1849 (FHL 1894221)

13 Dec 1818 John Wanlass s/o William & Ann, of Chartershaugh, pitman

18 Mar 1821 William Wanlas s/o William & Ann, Chartershaugh, waggonman

27 July 1823 Robert Wandless s/o Thomas & Margaret, Great Lumley, husbandman

17 Oct 1830 Margaret Wanliss d/o George & Isabella, Harraton, pitman

9 Oct 1831 Margaret Wanlass d/o Elizabeth, Fatfield, single woman

29 Jan 1832 Eleanor Wanlass d/o George & Isabella, Portobello, pitman
22 Apr 1832 Wm s/o Henry & Sarah Wardle, Ouston, engineman, b. Sep 28 1831. also James b 1833 (probably actually Wardle)

23 Feb 1834 Joseph Wanlass s/o Mary, Chester le St, single woman

24 Feb 1835 Robert Wandless s/o Sarah, Fatfield, single woman

5 Apr 1835 George Wanlass s/o George & Isabella, Portobello, pitman

22 Feb 1837 Jane Wandless d/o George & Isabella, Portobello, pitman

19(?) July 1839 Thomas Young Wanless s/o George & Isabella, Portobello, collier

1 March 1841 Elizabeth ONELASS, d/o George & Isabella, Portobello, pitman

22 Mar 1843 John Wandlass s/o George & Isabella, Portobello, collier

22 Mar 1843 James s/o George & Isabella, Portobello, collier

2 Sep 1843 Robert Wanlass s/o Thomas & Elizabeth, Lumley, engineer

8 Apr 1845 John Wandlass s/o George & Isabella, Portobello, collier, born March 1843

23 July 1845 Isabella Wandlass d/o George & Isabella, Portobello, collier

7 Feb 1847 Margaret Wanlass d/o William & Margaret, Chartershaugh, smith

3 Oct 1847 Mary Wandlass, d/o Robert & Isabella, Fatfield, waggonman, born 3 Feby(?) [or May(?)]

8 Apr 1848 Joseph Wanless s/o George & Isabella, Portobello, collier

Source: parish register transcribed by Jean Thornton & George Turns

5 Jun 1855 William Morgan Wanless, of Pelton Fell, son of Robert Wanless (overman) & Elizabeth

18 Mar 1859 Paulina Wanless, of Pelton Fell, daughter of Robert Wanless (viewer) & Elizabeth

27 Jul 1892 Annie Wandless Pick, of South Burns, born 7 Jul 1892, daughter of John Pick (cab proprietor) & Elspeth

14 Nov 1900 Violetta Wandless, of Chester-le-Street, born 23 Oct 1900, daughter of John Wandless (miner) & Mary Jane

22 Mar 1903 John Wandless, of North Burns, born 23 Feb 1903, son of John Wandless (miner) & Mary Jane

Cockfield

Source: parish register 1578 – 1812

24 AUG 1777 John s/o George Taylor & Isabella Wandless [IGI]

16 JUL 1780 Mary Wandlass, daughter of Isabella of Hamsterley Parish

17 APR 1785 William Wandlass, son of Isabella in Hamsterley Parish

03 JUL 1796 Thomas Wandlass, born 1789, son of Isabella south side of Hamsterley Parish

20 DEC 1801 Jane daughter to Mary Wanlas of Southside, Hamsterley

Source: parish register per George Bell index 1813-1838

9 Apr 1820 WANDLESS, Mary – Thomas + Mary of Low Wham, Hamsterley, Husbandman,

25 Dec 1828 WANLESS, Ann – Thomas + Mary, Pitman,

25 Dec 1828 WANLESS, John – Thomas + Mary, Pitman

Source: Cockfield parish register, per Claire Wandless:

June 30 1837 Jane and Maria to Thomas and Mary Wanless, abode Cockfield, pitman

June 29 1837, John, son of Thomas and Margaret Wandless**, pitman of Cockfield

**Wanless is crossed out and replaced with Wandless. Lots of children were baptised this weekend.

Cornforth

Source: index at www.familyhistoryonline.net

17 May 1871 George W. Wanlass, no parents or other details shown

Darlington (St. Cuthbert’s)

Source: parish register 1796-1820 per Claire Wandless & George Turns

13 Oct 1802 Johnson Wandlass, born 9 Oct 1802, 2nd son George Wandlass,
joiner, native of Church Merrington by Jane Tyrons, native of Sunderland

2 Aug 1804 William Wandlass, born 21 Jul 1804, 1st son of John Wandlass
(labourer, native of Church Merrington) & Ann Harpley (native of
Stockton upon Tees)

19 Dec 1805, John Wandlass, born Nov 21 1805, second son of John
Wanless, labourer, native of Church Merrington by Ann Harply native of
Stockton on Tees.

5 Nov 1807 Thomas Wanless, born 10 Oct 1807, 3rd son of John Wanless
(labourer, native of Church Merrington) & Ann Harpler (native of
Stockton upon Tees)

23 Sep 1809 Thomas Wanlass, born 31 Aug 1809, 4th son of John Wanlass
(labourer, native of Church Merrington) & Ann Harpler (native of
Stockton upon Tees)

26 Jan 1812 William Wanlass, born 2 Jan 1812, 5th son of John Wanlass
(labourer, native of Church Merrington) & Ann Harpley (native of
Stockton upon Tees)

Source: parish register, per Claire Wandless

12 June 1839 Rachel Wandless, dau of Thomas and Ann Wandless, lived Darlington, carpet weaver

26 Feb 1841 Alice Wandless, dau of Thomas and Ann Wandless, lived Darlington, carpet weaver

21 Dec 1842 Elizabeth Wandless, dau of Thomas and Ann Wandless, lived Darlington, carpet weaver

4 June 1843 Thomas Wanless, son of Thomas and Margaret Wanless, lived Darlington, labourer

19 May 1863 Alice Wandless, dau of Rachel Wandless, a single woman, lived Abbots Rd Bondgate

Durham City (St. Giles)

Source: parish register

8 Sep 1805, Jane Wanless 4th child of George Wanless, joiner, native of Kirk Merrington and Jane Tyrens born 2 Sep 1805.

15 Nov 1807, George Wanless 5th child of George Wanless, joiner, native of Kirk Merrington and Jane Tyrens, born 23 Oct 1807

12 Sep 1837, Thomas Wanless son of Elizabeth Wanless a spinster, abode St Giles

Durham City (St. Nicholas)

Source: Bishop’s transcript of parish register, 1817-1836

1 Jan 1826 William illegitimate son of Mary Wanless, now resident in Elvet

Durham City (St. Oswald)

Source: baptism index 1782–1812

017: Simpson, John Thomas, first child of Robert Simpson, Labourer, native of
Hamsterly, by his wife, ELIZABETH WANDLESS, native of Lamesly, born 27
December 1806.

042: Simpson, Elizabeth second child of Robert Simpson. Labourer, native of Hamsterly, by his wife ELIZABETH WANDLESS, late Allison, native of the Parish of Lanchester, born 2 September 1808

Durham City (St. Cuthbert Roman Catholic)

Born 13 February 1852, baptized 9 April 1854,  John Maddison son of John Maddison and Mary Ann (formerly Wandless) his wife, by me W Fletcher
Sponsors: John Mahar, Mary Bergan

Die 5 Junii 1879 natus, et die 26 Junii 1879 baptizatus est Gulielmus Wanless (Hallgarth Street) filius Roberti Wanless, et Anna (olim Gillon) conjugum: a me Gulielmo Brown
Patrinus fuit Edwardus McKnight Matrina fuit Maria Saynor

Die 11 Martii 1881 natus, et die 3 Aprilis 1881 baptizatus est Archibaldus Wanless (Hallgarth Street) filius Roberti Wanless, et Anna (olim Gilling) conjugum: a me Gulielmo Brown
Patrinus fuit Jacobus Saynor Matrina fuit Maria Saynor

Die 14 Novembris 1882 nata, et die 31 Decembris 1882 baptizata est Evelina Maria Wanless (Hartlepool) filia Roberti Wanless, et Anna (olim Gillon) conjugum: a me Gulielmo Brown
Patrinus fuit Joannes Saynor Matrina fuit Maria Sayno

Durham City – Chapel of the Secular Clergy & Jesuits (Roman Catholic)

Source: parish register

5 Martii 1799 nata apud Ouston prope Chester le Street et 1 Apr … bapt Dunelmensi .. Maria f. Elizabethae Wandles et Francisci Atherton. Matrina fuit Elizabeth Bailyy
Translation: 5 March 1799 born at/near Ouston near Chester le Street and baptised at Durham 1st April Mary dau of Elizabeth Wandles and Francis Atherton. Godmother/sponsor was Elizabeth Bailyy [sic]

19 AUG 1824 William Wanless born 8 Aug 1824 to Mary Wanless. Godmother or sponsor: Elizabeth Wooldhave

07 FEB 1826 Mary Taylor born 2 Feb 1826 to William Taylor & Mary formerly Wanless. Godparents or sponsors: Thomas Hickson, Mary Creswell

13 DEC 1826 Maria Livinia Heaviside, born 7 Dec 1826 to John Heaviside & Mary formerly Wanlass. Godparents or sponsors: Jacobus Usher, Ann Plumpton

16 DEC 1827 Mary Dina Taylor born 23 Nov 1827 to William Taylor & Mary formerly Wanless. Godparents or sponsors: Timothy Johnson, Ann Johnson

13 DEC 1829 John Taylor born 20 Nov 1829 to William Taylor & Mary formerly Wanless. Godparents or sponsors: William Hoggett, Mary Grey

15 AUG 1832 William Taylor born 11 Aug 1832 to William Taylor & Mary formerly Wanless. Godparents or sponsors: T. Humphreys, Eliz. Heslope

 

Durham City (St. Margaret)

Source: IGI

12 Sep 1725 Thomas Wanlass s/o Thomas

26 Nov 1727 Elizabeth Wanlass d/o Thomas

09 Nov 1729 Jane Wanlass d/o Thomas

09 Jan 1732 Matthew Wanlass s/o Thomas

18 Feb 1734 Elizabeth Wanless d/o William & Hannah

26 Oct 1735 John Wanless s/o William & Hannah

12 Jun 1737 John Wanless s/o William & Hannah

09 Apr 1750 Isabel Wanless d/o Thomas & Mary

15 Dec 1751 Martin Wanless s/o Thomas & Mary

16 Sep 1753 Margaret Wanless d/o Thomas & Mary

14 Oct 1755 Thomas Wanless s/o Thomas & Mary

14 Aug 1757 William Wanless s/o Thomas & Mary

25 Nov 1759 Ann Wanless d/o Thomas & Mary

06 Sep 1761 Thomas Wanless s/o Thomas & Mary

30 Oct 1763 Mary Wanless d/o Thomas & Mary

09 Sep 1764 Ann Wanless d/o Thomas & Jane

Source: bishop’s transcript of parish register

10 Sep 1767 William s/o Thomas & Jane

13 Dec 1767 Joseph Wanless s/o Thomas & Mary

Source: IGI

17 Nov 1771 William Wanless s/o William & Isabel

17 May 1778 Martin s/o George Plumton & Isabel Wanless

08 Feb 1784 Eleanor Bedwell Wanless d/o William

Source: bishop’s transcript of parish register, per index at www.familyhistoryonline.net

10 June 1821 Mary Wanless to James & Margaret, gardener, Crossgate, privately baptised 12 Dec 1820

Source: Bishop’s Transcript of parish register, 1838-1846

16 Jan 1842 James Wanless to John & Mary, gardener, Framwellgate

Esh

Source: parish register transcribed by Ron Nubley

28 Jul 1700 Thomas Wanlas, born 10-Jul 1700, son of Matthew Wanlas

1 Nov 1702 Luke Wanlas, born 18-Oct 1702, son of Matthew Wanlas

17 Dec 1704 Ann Wanlas, born 24-Nov 1704, daughter of Matthew Wanlas (poor)

16 Feb 1707 Jane Wanlas, daughter of Matthew Wanlas

24 Oct 1708 Matthew Wanlas, son of Matthew Wanlas

8 Feb 1720 Dorothy Wanlas, daughter of William Wanlas

Source: parish register film, transcribed by Lizzie Kavanagh

1870. page 58. no 460. 6th February. Wandless. John, son of Ann, Cornsay Colliery, Singlewoman

1879. page 64. no 508. 14th August. Wanless. James, son of Joseph and Dorothy, Ushaw Moor. Miner. born 17th June 1879

1879. October 2nd. page 65. no. 516. Margaret Jane Daughter of Joseph
and Dorothy Wanless, Ushaw Moor, Miner. Born July 22nd. 1872.

Gainford

Source: Bishop’s Transcripts of Gainford parish

5 Sep 1837 Eliza Jane d/o James & Margaret Wanlass, Gainford, gardener

Source: parish register film, transcribed by Lizzie Kavanagh

1836, 9th October, no 1206, page 151, GEORGE son of ROBERT & ANN
WANDLESS, Weaver, Barnard Castle Parochial Chapel, John Davison, Curate.

1839, 2nd September, no 1523, page 191, THOMAS son of ROBERT & ANN
WANDLESS, Weaver, Barnard Castle Parochial Chapel, Burleigh James, Sub
Curate.

1840, 22nd November, no 1889, page 237, ELIZABETH daughter ROBERT & ANN WANDLESS, Weaver, Barnard Castle Parachial Chapel, John Davison, Curate.

1843, 16th February, no 2258, ROBERT son of ROBERT & ANN WANDLESS, Weaver,
Barnard Castle Parochial Chapel, John Davidson, Curate.

1845, 3rd September, no 263, page 33, RACHEL daughter of WILLIAM &
PHILLIS WANDLESS, Weaver, Barnard Castle Parochial Chapel, John
Davidson, Curate.

1845, 7th September, no 297, JAMES son of ROBERT & ANN WANDLESS, Weaver, Barnard Castle Parochial Chapel, John Davidson, Curate.

1846, 11th October, no 461, page 58, RACHEL daughter of ROBERT & ELIZABETH WANDLESS, Weaver, Barnard Castle Parochial Chapel, Moorhouse Thompson, Sub Curate.

1850, 29th January, no 920, page 115, JAMES son of ROBERT & ANN WANDLESS,
Weaver, Barnard Castle Parochial Chapel, Thos E Jones, Curate.

1853, 2nd April, no 1370, page 172, WILLIAM son of ROBERT & ANN WANDLESS,
Weaver, Barnard Castle Parochial Chapel, Thos E Jones, Curate.

1876, 15th February, no 753, page 95, WILLIAM son of ROBERT & MARY ANN
WANDLESS, Clogger, Barnard Castle Parochial Chapel, Frederick Brown, Curate.

Gateshead (St. Mary)

Source: IGI

9 Jul 1665 William Wanlace s/o John

31 Mar 1667 Cuthbert Wanlace s/o John

28 Apr 1695 Margaret Wanless d/o James

15 Nov 1696 Rebecca Wanlis d/o Thomas

2 Jul 1699 Anne Wandlis d/o Thomas

20 Oct 1700 James Wanlass s/o James

30 Nov 1701 John Wanless s/o Thomas

13 Dec 1702 Barbara Wandlas d/o James

24 Dec 1704 Jane Wanlas d/o Thomas

23 Apr 1705 Catherine Wandlas d/o William

7 Sep 1707 Jane Wanlus d/o Thomas

8 Oct 1710 Margaret Wandliss d/o Thomas

24 Jan 1714 Susanah Wanlis d/o Thomas

15 Sep 1717 Deborah Wanlis d/o Thomas

26 Mar 1732 Jane Wanlis d/o Thomas

3 Sep 1744 Richard Wanlas s/o Richard

7 Jul 1871 Annie Eliza Wanless, born 28 Nov 1870, d/o Thomas & Mary Eliza

Source: Bishop’s Transcript of parish register

born 7 Mar, chr 28 Apr 1811, Ann Wanless, 1st daughter of Henry
Wanlass of Church Merrington, servant, and Catherine daughter of John
DONNISON of N. Shields
– would be curious to know if it says Donnison or Donkin in the original register; it’s Donkin everywhere else

9 May 1813, Cecilia, born 15 Apr, to Henry Wanlass, servant, and Catherine Donkin, Gateshead

31 Mar 1816 Sarah d/o Henry & Catherine Wanless, Gateshead, sawyer

22 Jun 1817 William s/o Henry & Catherine Wanless, Gateshead, sawyer

17 Oct 1819 Catherine Donkin d/o Henry & Catherine Wanless, Gateshead, sawyer

Gateshead Fell (St. John)

Source: bishop’s transcript of parish register
23 Sep 1862 Ralph Wanless Watson, of Wrekenton, born 21 Sep 1862, child of John Watson & Jane
— buried at same place: 21 Oct 1862 Ralph Wanless Watson, of Wreckenton, age: 1 month

Grindon

Source: index at www.familyhistoryonline.net

26 Dec 1783 Elizabeth WANLASS, dau. of Edward & Hannah, abode Thorpe

4 Nov 1784 John Wanlass, son of Edward & Hannah, abode Thorpe

2 Mar 1787 Ann WANLASS, dau. of Edward & Hannah, abode Thorpe

2 Sep 1789 Jane Wanlass, dau. of Edward & Hannah, abode Whitton Tree Gates

5 Jan 1792 Mary Wanlass, dau. of Edward & Hannah

25 Oct 1793 Ralph Wanless, son of Edward & Hannah, abode Thorpe

11 Nov 1795 Edward Wanlass, son of Edward & Hannah, abode Thorpe

11 Nov 1795 Hannah Wanlass, dau. of Edward & Hannah, abode Thorpe

27 Feb 1797 Hannah Wanlass, dau. of Edward & Hannah

Great Stainton

30 May 1820 Mary d/o John & Ann Wandless, Staynton le Street, singing master

Lanchester

Source: parish register film, transcribed by Ron Nubley

21 Jan 1682 Richard Wanles, of High Langley, son of Robert Wanles

23 Sep 1711 William Wanless, son of Matthew Wanless

Source: parish register film, transcribed by Lizzie Kavanagh
8th December 1826, Mary daughter of John and Isabella Wanlass, Low Colliery, Labourer
18 October 1846, William son of John and Mary Wanless, Leadgate, Sawyer

Leadgate

Source: parish register

Sep 28 1893 Elizabeth Mary Wanless, parents Henry & Isabella, born 2 or 7 Aug 1893, abode Iveston, dad a miner

March 17 1895 Robert Fleming Wanless, parents Henry & Isabella, abode Iveston, miner, born Feb 8 1895

Apr 26 1896 Robert Fleming Wanless, parents Henry & Isabella, abode 78 Plantation St, Leadgate, miner.

Aug 4 1897 Henry Joseph Wanless, parents Henry & Isabella, Railway St, miner

Sep 9 1898 Richard Wanless, parents Edward & Jane, abode 231 Green St, Leadgate, miner born Aug 10 1896

Aug 31 1898 (at St Aidans?) Thomas Wanless, parents Edward & Jane, 231 Green St, Leadgate, viewer, born 6 Aug 1898

Heworth

Source: parish register 1761-1812 (FHL 0894911), indexed by IGI

Some Heworth baptisms are marked Jarrow, apparently indicating that the
child was actually baptised at Jarrow and also recorded in the Jarrow register.

1761 Jan 25th, Stephen son to Ralph Wanless

1763 May 1st, Mary dau. to Ralph Wanless

Heworth, 1 Jan 1798, born June 1797, Ann, 2nd dau of Edward Rowell, brewery
clerk, native of Woodhorn, by his wife Ann Wanless native of Monkwearmouth

Jarrow, Born 6 Jan 1799, bap 12 May 1799, Thomas, 2nd son of John Wandlass of Hebburn Colliery, collier, native of Tanfield bhw Eleanor Fenwick, native of Horton, Northumberland.

Born 18 Apr 1804, bap 29 July 1804. Elizabeth Wanless dau. of John Wandlass
of Hebburn Colliery bhw Eleanor Fenwick, native of Tynemouth.

born Jan 7th 1806, bap 27 April 1806, Jarrow, Robert, 6th child of Thomas
Wanless of Hebburn Colliery, banksman, native of Chester-le-Street by
his wife Jane late Embleton native of Chester le Street

11 Dec 1808, born 9 Oct, Thomas Wanlass, abode Hebburn, 6th son of Thomas Wanlass of Chester le Street, banksman, and Jane dau. of Jno. Embleton of Chester le Street
–so Robert b. 1806 was the 6th child and 5th son.

5
July 1812, born 29 Feb, Margaret Anne Wanlass, abode Hebburn Colliery,
5th child and first daughter of Thos. Wanlass of Chester le Street,
banksman, and Jane d/o John Embleton of Chester le Street
–the 1806 baptism for this couple said 6th child and the 1812 baptism
says either 5th or 6th (it’s hard to read). From the christening
records for this couple, Margaret Anne is actually their 8th child.

Source: parish register Jan 1813-Oct 1826 (FHL 1894694 )

23 July 1815 Jane, born 3 July, dau of Thomas & Jane Wanlass, Hebburn Colliery, banksman

30 March 1823 Anne dau. of George & Hannah Wanless, Heworth, Old Lane, farmer

Houghton-le-Spring

Source: film of parish register, FHL 0893830 (1756-1821)

23 May 1756 John s/o George Wanlass of Dubmire Moor

26 Dec 1778 Tho’s s/o John & Ann Wanless, Houghton

22 Jun 1780 Ann d/o John & Ann Wanlass, Houghton

25 July 1784 Mary d/o John & Ann Wanless,Houghton

27 May 1787 John s/o John & Ann Wanless, Houghton

20 July 1788 Eliza’th d/o John & Ann Wanless, Houghton

16 Sep 1792 Henry s/o Johnson & Ann Wanless, Cross Fines Row

31 Aug 1794 Catherine d/o Margaret Wanless of Houghton

born 14 Apr chr 29 Apr 1800 Embleton Wm., Hetton House, 3rd s/o Thomas
Wandless labourer native of Pelton bhw Jane formerly Embleton native of
Barras Green

born 9 July 1800 chr 17 aug 1800 William Wandless, Hetton, 1st s/o
William Wandless, labourer, native of Chester bhw Isabel formerly
Smurfitt native of Chester le Street

born 20 Oct chr 16 Nov 1800 Mary Wandless, Philadelphia, 1st d/o the
late Robert Wandless native of Lumley bhw Eliz’th formerly Burnip
native of Philadelphia

born 30 June 1804 chr 22 July1804 Jno. Wandless, East Herrington, 3rd
s/o Wm Wandless, husbandman, native of Chester bhw Eliz’th Smurthwaite
native of Chester le Street

born 11 Sep 1806, chr 5 Oct 1806 George Wandless, M. Herrington, 4th
s/o William Wandless, labourer, native of Chester bhw Elizabeth
Smurfitt native of Chester
born
20 Sep 1806, chr 1 Mar 1807 Sarah Wandless, Collier Row, 2nd d/o Robert
Wandless, pitman, native of Wapping, bhw Mary Smith native of Leeds,
Yorkshire

bap 24 Jul 1808, born 6 June 1808, Robert Pearson Briggs, East
Rainton, 1st son of William Briggs, labourer, native of Durham, by his
wife Margaret Wandless, native of Lumley

born 13 Aug 1808, chr 18 Sep 1808 Elizabeth Wandless, East
Herrington, 1st d/o William Wandless, husbandman, native of Flatts, bhw
Elizabeth Smurfitt native of Waldridge

born 20 Jul 1808, chr 9 Oct 1808 Jane Wandless of Collier Row, 4th d/o
Robert Wandless, pitman, native of Wapping** bhw Mary Smith native of
Leeds, Yorkshire (**under Wapping, Lambton is crossed out)

born 27 Dec 1810, chr 10 Feb 1811 Mary Ann Wandles of East Herrington,
2nd d/o William Wandles, husbandman, native of Chester bhw Elizabeth
Smurfitt native of Waldridge

born 30 Oct 1811, chr 12 Jan 1812, Dorothy Wandless of Newbottle, 4th
d/o Luke Wandless, pitman, bhw Ann Hall, both natives of Lamesley

born 15 Dec 1811, chr. 1 Mar 1812, Mary Wandless of East Rainton, 1st
d/o Johnson Wandless, sinker, native of Lumley, bhw Ann Gray native of
Morton Grange

10 Apr 1814 Jane d/o George & Ann Wandless, West Rainton, pitman

9 Oct 1814 Ann d/o Johnson & Ann Wandless, Highdub Mire, pitman

8 Oct 1815 Elizabeth d/o Luke & Ann Wandless, Newbottle, pitman

18 Aug 1816 Ann d/o George & Ann Wandless, Hetton, pitman

20 July 1817 Sarah d/o Luke & Ann Wandless, Newbottle, pitman

27 Sep 1818 Mary d/o Robert and Alice Wandless, Collier Row, pitman

25 Oct 1818 Francis s/o Henry & Sarah Wandless, Hetton, pitman

15 Aug 1819 Robert s/o Johnson & Ann Wandless, Low Dubmire, sinker

27 May 1820 Johnson s/o Henry & Sarah Wandless, East Rainton, pitman

18 Mar 1821 William s/o Robert & Alice Wandlass, Chilton Moor, pitman

11 Nov 1821 George Spurrs s/o Henry & Sarah Wandless, East Rainton, pitman

Source: FHL 0893831 Houghton le Spring baptism register 1822-1849
–some of these are non-Wan(d)lesses that I think are related–

16 Feb 1823 Mary dau of William & Susan Wandelss [sic], Philadelphia, pitman

22 June 1823 Alice dau of Robert & Alice Wandless, Collierrow, pitman

27 Jul 1823 Ann d/o Henry & Sarah Wanless, East Rainton, pitman

13 Mar 1825 John Watkins s/o Henry & Sarah Wandlass, East Rainton, pitman

26 Feb 1826 Christopher s/o William & Susanna Wandless, Hetton, pitman

21 May 1826 Mark s/o Robert & Alice Wandlass, Collierrow, pitman

20 aug 1826 Elizabeth d/o Thomas & Margaret Wandless, Hetton, husbandman

31 Dec 1826 Sarah d/o Henry & Sarah Wandless, East Rainton, pitman

6 Jan 1828 Ann d/o Luke & Mary Wandlass, Newbottle, enginewright

22 Feb 1829 Mary Ann d/o John & Jane Wandless, Hetton, waggonman

12 Apr 1829 Isaac s/o George & Mary Wandless, Hetton, waggonman

10 Apr 1831 Elizabeth d/o George & Mary Wandless, Deane House(?), waggonman

15 May 1831 Samuel Bell s/o Luke & Mary Wandless, Great Eppelton[sic] Pit, enginewright

10 Mar 1833 William s/o John & Elizabeth Wanless, Houghton, blacksmith

23 June 1833 Whitfield s/o Whitfield & Ann Burnett, Newbottle, grocer

25 June 1835, Harriet d/o Henry & Sarah Wanlass, Houghton, inspector at the Pit, born May 30th

24 May 1840 Ralph s/o Matthew & Elizabeth Wardle [looks like
Wardle, indexed as Wanless], Colliery Row, collier, born April 25th

20 July 1845 Mark, s/o Robert & Ann Wanless, Collierrow, overman, born May 3

Source: parish register 1851-1923, transcribed by George Turns

12 Jan 1851 Mary Wanless, of Colliery Row, born [blank], daughter of Mark Wanless (Inspector of Pits) & Ann

11 Jul 1852 George Dobson Wanless, of Houghton, born [blank], son of Mark Wanless (Agent) & Ann

4 Mar 1855 Robert William Wanless, of Chilton Moor, born [blank], son of Mark Wanless (Bank Agent) & Ann

24 Feb 1856 William Anthony Wanless, of Houghton, born [blank], son of Thomas Wanless (Fitter) & Elizabeth

4 Jun 1860 Margaret Ellen Wandless, of Chilton Moor, born [blank], daughter of Mark Wandless (Colliery Agent) & Ann

22 Feb 1875 Sarah Wandless Ellison, of New Town, born 29 January 1875, daughter of George Ellison (Forgeman) & Sarah

27 May 1890 Wanless Thompson Wilson, of 25 Bowlby Street, born 12 May 1890, son of William Wilson (Coalminer) & Elizabeth

27 Nov 1896 Wandless Thompson Wilson, of Sunderland Street,
Houghton-le-Spring, Son of John Wilson (pitman) & Ann Elizabeth

5 Nov 1899 John Thomas Wanless, of Houghton-le-Spring, Son of Joseph Wanless (pitman) & Mary Jane

2 Jun 1901 Elizabeth Wanless, of 4 Outram Street, Houghton-le-Spring, Daughter of Joseph Wanless (pitman) & Mary Jane

9 Jun 1903 Edith Wanless, of 4 Outram Street, Houghton-le-Spring, Daughter of Joseph Wanless (pitman) & Mary Jane

9 Mar 1905 Mary Jane Wandless, of 4 Outram Street, Houghton-le-Spring, Daughter of Joseph Wandless (pitman) & Mary Jane

24 Jul 1906 John Wandless, of 14 Hopper Street, Houghton-le-Spring, Son of Thomas Wandless (pitman) & Rebecca

29 Jan 1907 Edith Wanless, of 31 Prospect Row, Houghton-le-Spring, Daughter of Joseph Wanless (pitman) & Mary Jane

22 Feb 1910 Florence Wanless, of 12 Prospect Row, Houghton-le-Spring, Daughter of Joseph Wanless (pitman) & Mary Jane

27 Aug 1912 Joseph Wanless, of 12 Prospect Row, Houghton-le-Spring,
born 1 August 1912, son of Joseph Wanless (Coal Miner) & Mary Jane

30 Sep 1913 Ellen Montgomery Wanless, of 69 Newbottle Street,
Houghton-le-Spring, born 19 September 1913, daughter of George
Alexander Wanless (Clothier) & Isabella

18 Sep 1917 Irene Lillian Wanless, of 69 Newbottle Street,
Houghton-le-Spring, born 15 August 1917, daughter of George Alexander
Wanless (Clothier) & Isabella

Jarrow (St. Paul)

Source: 1765-1831 parish register

9 Oct 1808 Thomas Wanlass to Thomas Wanlass, native of Chester-le-Street, & Jane Embleton, native of Chester-le-Street

5 July 1812 Margaret Anne Wanlas, born 29 Feb1812, of Hebburn Colliery,
5th child, 1st daughter of Thomas Wanlas of Chester-le-Street, a
banksman & Jane daughter of John Embleton of Chester-le-Street
– the above 2 baptisms are also in the Heworth register

6 Aug 1820 Thomas Wanlass son of John [a Collier] & Ann of Hebburn Colliery

26 May 1822 Robert Wanlass son of John [a Banksman] & Anne of Hebburn Colliery

27 Apr 1824 Thomas Wanlass son of John [a Banksman] & Ann of Hebburn Colliery

17 Mar 1825 Maryann Wanlass, daughter of William Embleton Wanlass [a Waggonman] & Ann of Hebburn*
* Maryann is indexed at www.familyhistoryonline.net as Margaret

31 Dec 1826 George Wanlass, son of John [a Collier] & Ann of Hebburn Colliery

29 Apr 1827 Jane Wanlass, daughter of William Embleton W [a Waggonman] & Ann of Hebburn Colliery

28 Sep 1828 Jane Isabella Wanlass, daughter of William Embleton W [a Banksman] & Ann of Hebburn Colliery

8 Aug 1830 John Wanlass son of John [a Collier] & Ann of Hebburn Colliery

10 Aug 1831 Margaret Wanlass daughter of Margaret, a Single Woman of Hebburn Colliery

Source: 1831-1993 parish register transcription at www.familyhistoryonline.net;

original register should contain details of father’s occupation and abode

20 Sep 1860, Mary Ann Wanlass, dau. of Samuel Bell W & Elizabeth

16 Apr 1863, born 11 March 1863 John Wanlass to George & Mary

7 Oct 1863, born 9 July 1863 Elizabeth Wanlass d/o Samuel Bell & Elizabeth

6 Jun 1867, born 4 May 1867 Elizabeth Wanlass d/o William & Margaret

28 Feb 1868, born 26 Feb 1868 Wilhelm Winn [Wilhelmina] Wanlass to William & Margaret

19 June 1874, born 17 Apr 1864 Ann Wanlass, dau. of George & Mary

Kelloe

Source: parish register 1813 – 1855, transcribed by Lizzie Kavanagh

March 11th. 1832 (Page 52): Jane 3rd daughter of JOHN WANLESS and Isabella late Howe, Hole House, Labourer.

August 24th. 1834 (Page 60): Joseph 3rd son of JOHN WANLESS and Mary late Fewster, New Thornley, Sawyer.

Nov 15th 1836. Page 68.:Mary Ann 4th daughter of John Saunders and ISABELLA WANLESS, New Thornley, Pitman.

January 19th 1837.(Page 83): Ann 5th daughter of JOHN WANLESS and Isabella late Howe, Carr House, Labourer.

September 2nd. 1838. (Page 17): Robert 5th son of John Saunders and ISABELLA WANLESS, New Thornley, Pitman.
Mat 22nd. 1839. (Page 41). Mary Ann 1st daughter of John Ho[a]rden and ELIZABETH Wanless, Coxhoe Square, Labourer.

January 17th. 1840. no. 581. Page 73: James 4th son of James Walker and MARY WANLESS. East Hetton. Pitman

September 11th. 1840. no.815: James 5th son of JOHN WANLESS and Mary Fewster, Coxhoe Hill, Sawyer.

April 10th. 1840. no.637. Page 80: Mary 2nd daughter of Jonathon Wilkinson and JANE WANLESS, East Hetton, Pitman

March 23rd. 1841. no.1021. Page 128: Ann 6th daughter of John Saunders and ISABELLA WANLESS, New Thornley, Sinker

July 17th. 1842. no. 1517. Page 190: James 1st son of HENRY WANLESS and Lydia Simpson, Thornley, Pitman.

August 14th. 1842. no.1545. page 192: Launcelot 1st son of Jonathon Wilkinson and JANE WANLESS, Coxhoe, Pitman

November 24th, 1844. no.676. Page 85: George Farthing and JANE WALLACE
[not sure if this is Wanless or not], Cassop Colliery, Pitman

April 7th. 1850. no.1924. Page 241: Sarah 2nd daughter of ROBERT WANLESS and Elizabeth Lawson, Wood Houses, Engineman

September 21st. 1851. no.2339. Page 293: Joseph 4th son of ALEXANDER
WANDLESS and Margaret Dobinson, Gorsmound Way [Garmondsway] Moor, Pitman

December 2nd 1855. no.1025. Page 123: John son of JOHN WANLESS and Jane [surname not listed], East Hetton, Pitman.

Lamesley

Source: parish register 1730-1812, per George Turns and an index

8 May 1757 Wanles, Elizabeth daughter of John of Eighton Banks

18 Dec 1757 Wanles, Isable daughter of Robert of Eighton Banks

12 Oct 1788 Wandless, Robert son of Robert of Eighton Banks

12 Dec 1790 Wandless, Ann daughter of George & Elph’in** of Eighton Banks
**looks like Elph’n or Elph’in; that is, Elph with a superscripted ‘n’ or
‘in’. Really does not look like Elizabeth, maybe it was Elphin or
Euphin?

12 Oct 1794 Wandless, Isabella daughter of Thomas & Margaret of Eighton Banks

30th August 1795 William Wandless, son of Robert & Mary Wandless of Eighton Banks

9th April 1797 William Wandless, son of Robert & Mary Wandless of Eighton Banks**
**there is no burial for the 1795 Wm in the Lamesley registers, but there
is a 1796 burial of an infant William Wandless of Eighton Banks at
Washington; also, Derek Boys’ published index had these 2 Williams as Thomas, but
they are definitely both Wm

7 May 1797 Wandless, Ann daughter of Thomas & Margaret of Eighton Banks

birth 19 Aug 1802, bap 19 Dec 1802, Wandless, Michael, parents Luke
& Ann, son of Luke Wandless of Eighton Banks, a Pitman native of
Washington & Ann Hall native of Lamesley

birth 24 Dec 1803, bap 20 May 1804, Wandlass, Mary, daughter of Luke
Wandlass of Eighton Banks, a Pitman native of Washington & Ann Hall
native of Lamesley

birth 9 May 1804, bap 5 Nov 1804 Wandlass, Thomas, son of Thomas
Wandlass of Eighton Banks, a Pitman native of Washington & Margaret
Towers native of Gateshead

birth 16 Mar 1805, bap 5 Oct 1806 Wandless, Luke, son of Luke Wandlass
of Eighton Banks, a Pitman native of Washington & Ann Hall native
of Eighton Banks

bap October 15th 1809 Mary Wandless, born February 12th 1808*, 10th child
of Thomas Wandless, a Pitman of Eighton Banks, native of Washington and
by his wife Margaret Towers, native of Gateshead

*yes, born 1808, a year and a half before the baptism

birth 19 Mar 1809, bap 19 Nov 1809 Wandless, Ann, daughter of Luke
Wandlass of Eighton Banks, a Pitman & Ann Hall native of Lamesley

birth 6 Aug 1810, bap 11 Nov 1810 Wandlass, Jane daughter of Thomas
Wandlass of Eighton Banks, a Pitman native of [unclear] & Margaret
Towers native of Gateshead

birth 18 May 1813, bap 17 Oct 1813 Wanless, Ralph, son of John Wanlass
of Penney Fine, a Husbandman native of Thorp & Mary Swinburn native
of Loosinghill

birth 19 Apr 1817, bap 20 Jul 1817 Wandlas, Marg, daughter of Robert
Wandlas of Eighton Banks, a Pitman native of Eighton Banks & Hannah
Mallams native of Chester-le-Street

Need to check 1817-1820, 1820-1843.

2 July 1820 Thomas Wandless, parents Robert, a collier and Hannah Wandless, abode Ayton Bank

1843-1845:

24 Nov 1844 Hannah d/o Thomas & Jane Wanless, Black Fell, pitman

24 Nov 1844 Mary Ann d/o Elizabeth Wanless, Eighton Banks, spinster

Great Lumley

Source: 1858 -1901 index

13 Nov 1895 Isabella Wandless, parents Henry & Elizabeth

2 Oct 1900 Isabella Short Wanless, parents Henry & Betsy

2 Jul 1900 William Wanless, parents Richard & Annie

Medomsley

1866. 1st July. Wanlass, Grace daughter to Henry James & Mary, Lead Gate, Innkeeper/Miner.

Page 116. No 928.

1866. 1st July. Wanless, Edward, son to Henry James & Mary, Lead Gate, Innkeeper/Miner.

Page 116. No 927.

1863 7th February. Wanless, Robert son to Henry James & Mary, Lead Gate, Publican.

Page 111. No 887.

Monkwearmouth (St. Peter’s)

27 Nov 1766 Phoebe, dau. of Peter Wanless and Isabel his wife, Wearmouth, farmer

29 Apr 1770 Robert, son of Peter Wanless, Wearmouth, glazier

27 Dec 1771 Isabella, dau. of Geo. Wanless

10 Jun 1772 Barbara, dau. of Peter Wandless

19 March 1780 Robert son of Robert and Ann Wandlass, Shore sailor – born 14 September 1779

18 August 1782 Pearson son of Robert and Ann Wandlass, Shore, sailor – born 14 April 1782
6 October 1785 John son of Peter, deceased, Wanlass and Jane his wife, ‘Warth sailor, born 12 March 1785

4 February 1787 Margaret daughter of Robert and Ann Wandlas, Shore, sailor – born 11 July 1784

4 February 1787 Ann daughter of Robert and Ann Wandlas, shore sailor – born 6 January 1787.

21 Mar 1787 Robert, son of Robert Wandless

14 Jun 1789 Mary Ann Wandlass, of Fulwell, born 3 Feb 1789, daughter of
John Wandlass (farmer) & Jane Brown, by fornication

29 Jan 1792 Isabella Wandlass, of Fulwell, born 27 Oct 1790, daughter of John Wandlass (farmer) & Jane

28 Jul 1793 John Wandlass, of Fulwell, born 24 Jul 1792, son of John Wandlass (farmer) & Jane

21 Jun 1795 Jane Wandlass, of Fulwell, born 7 Nov 1794, daughter of John Wandlass (farmer) & Jane

11 Jan 1797 Peter Wandlass, of Fulwell, born 16 Sep 1796, son of John Wandlass (farmer) & Jane

25 August 1824 Jane Elizabeth daughter of Johnson and Dorothy Wanless, Shore engineman

10 June 1827 Johnson son of Johnson and Dorothy Wanless, Shore engineman, born 20 May 1827

1 July 1829 William son of ————– Wandless, Shore mariner

10 January 1830 William Henry son of Johnson and Dorothy Wanless, Shore engineman born 15 December 1829

11 February 1831 Jane daughter of Joseph and Isabella Wandless, Shore labourer born 29 August 1830

20 June 1832 Jane daughter of Joseph and Isabella Wandless, Shore husbandman, born 28 May 1832

Born 8 August 1833. Baptised 28 August 1833. Jane daughter of George and Elizabeth Wandlass, Southwick shipwright.

5 September 1834 Joseph son of Joseph and Isabella Wandless, shipwright of Southwick – born 13 August 1834

25 July 1856 Mary d. of John and Mary Wandless of Palmers Hill, sawyer. Born 6 May 1856

22 April 1874 James Robert s. Christopher and Mary Ann Wanless. 13 Pilgrim Street, brakeman. Born 31 March 1874

17 October 1897 Edith Sarah d. George Munro and Mary Wanless of South Shields, mason. Born 31 July 1897

Monkwearmouth (Venerable Bede’s)

29 November 1882 Martha Annie daughter of Thomas and Elizabeth Wandlass, joiner of 101 Roker Avenue born 18 March 1877

29 November 1882 Ellenor Elizabeth daughter of Thomas and Elizabeth
Wandlass, joiner of 101 Roker Avenue, born 5 February 1879

22 July 1883 Norman son of William and Elizabeth Wanless, brass moulder of 7 North Eglinton Street, born 11 July 1883

1 June 1887 Ann Emma daughter of John George and Mary Elizabeth Wanless, glasscutter of 17 Rothsay Street

22 June 1892 Christopher son of William and Mary Wanless. patternmaker of 89 Wayman Street

25 October 1893 Stanley son of William and Mary Wanless, potterymaker of 89 Wayman Street.

Bridge Road Scotch Presbyterian (Monkwearmouth)

August 18th 1788 Margaret Wandlass, born August 15th 1788, daughter of Robert & Ann of Monkwearmouth Shore

August 29th 1818 John Wandlass, born August 16th 1818, 1st son of John Wandlass, mariner, & Frances Story, of Monkwearmouth

Norton (St. Mary’s)

Source: film of baptismal register, transcribed by Luke Still

Maria Wanless, christened 26th December 1814, mother Margaret of this parish.

Harriet Wanless, christened 13th July 1817, Father Joseph Wanless a gardener of this parish, Mother Margaret.

Thomas Wanlass(?) Christened 1st January 1825, Mother Ann a seamstress of this parish.

Isabella Wanless, christened 27th May 1827, mother Margaret.

Mary Ann Wanless, christened 30th March 1828, Father John Wanless, Agr Labourer, Mother Mary.

Thos Wanless, christened 8th August 1830, Father John Wanless, Agr Labourer, Mother Mary.

13 July 1848 George Wanless, no parents given, under occupation is
written “gardener” and then it has been crossed out, of this parish.

Sarah Wanless, christened 2nd September 1848. Father Joseph Wanless Gardener of Blakiston Hall. Mother Marianne.

James Wanless, christened 14th February 1851. Father Joseph Wanless a Gardener, Mother Mary Ann.

Mary Ann Wanless, christened 10th April 1853. Father Joseph Wanless a Gardener, Mother Mary.

Joseph Wanless, christened 14th August 1855, Father Joseph Wanless a Gardener, Mother Mary Ann.

Maria Jane, christened 9th October 1862, Father Joseph Wanless a
Gardener late of this parish, Mother Mary Ann widow of the above.

Penshaw All Saints

Source: Bishop’s Transcript of parish register

19 Apr 1767 Luke Wanlass, of Wapping, son of Luke Wanlass & Mary

14 Jan 1770 Robert the son of George & Mary Wanlass of Wapping

6 Mar 1796 John the son of Robert & Elizabeth Wanlass of New Lambton

22 Oct 1797 Margaret, dau. of Thomas Wandless by his wife Jane, of Herrington Mill, waggonman

1798 Frances Wandless b. Apr 8, bap May 27, 5th dau of Johnson
Wandless, corver, New Lambton, by his wife Ann Wright, native of the
parish of Hallgarth

1798 John Rickaby, born July 25, bap Sep 2, 1st son of John Rickaby,
pitman, New Lambton, by his wife Marg’t Wandless, native of
Chester-le-Street parish

1798 Elizabeth Wandless, born May 18, bap Sep 16, 2nd dau of Robert
Wandless, pitman, Wharton’s Row, by his wife Elizabeth Pickering,
native of the parish of Whickham

1800 Joan Rickaby, born 30 Jun, bap 27 July, 1(?) dau of the late
John Rickaby, pitman, by his wife Marg’t Wandless, native of Chester
parish

1802 Thos. Wandlass, born 13 June, bap 1 Aug, 2nd son of William
Wandlass, husbandman, native of Chester parish, by his wife Elizabeth
Smurfitt, native of Chester parish

Sadberge

Source: parish register microfilm at DRO

20th May 1821 Boazman Wandless, son of John [a Writing Master] & Anne of Sadberge

Source: baptism index 1821-1912

Wandlass, Harold, 1 August 1909.

Wandlass, Frances Mary, 15 September 1912.

Sedgefield

Source: parish register 1801-1846

John Wanless bn 27 June 1801 chr 25th July 1801, Father Joseph Wanless Gardener, Mother Marg daughter of John Brotton of Skelton Yorkshire.

Mary Wanless chr 21 July 1803 3rd dau of Joseph Wanless of this parish, a Gardener, by his wife Margaret d/o John & Ann Bolton of the parish of Skelton, Yorkshire, taylor
– note this Bolton should be Brotton. The Bishop’s Transcript has the surname written as Walness twice.

Margaret Wanless bn 16 March 1805 chr 14 April 1805, Father Joseph Wanless Gardener to Mathew Russell, Esq. of Hardwick lodge, Mother Margaret Brotton of the parish of Skelton York.

Elizabeth Wanless born 3 January 1807 baptised 5 January 1807. 2nd girl of Robert Wanless of Murdon Moor House, Farmer, native of Merrington, by his wife Ann daughter of John Lonsdale of Barnard Castle by his wife Sarah.

Isabella Wanless bn 26 April 1808 chr 27 April 1808, Father Joseph Wanless a Gardener of this parish, Mother Margaret Brotton Daughter of John Brotton a Tailor of Skelton York.

Eleanor Wanlace bn 21 March 1813 chr 7 June 1813, Father John Wanlace a Labourer of this parish, Mother Jane of this parish.

Elizabeth Anne Wanless chr 29 March 1846, Father William Wanless a Farmer of the adjacent parish, Mother Mary of this parish.

Shincliffe

Source: parish register transcription at www.familyhistoryonline.net

26 Sep 1860 Hannah Wanless to Christopher & Mary Ann

1 Feb 1863 Thomas Wanless to Christopher & Mary Anne

25 Jan 1864 Ann Wanless to Thomas & Jane

24 Sep 1867 Ann Isabel Wanless to Christopher & Mary Ann

4 Jan 1874 Francis William Wanless to James & Elizabeth

Sockburn

Source: Bishop’s Transcript of parish register

13 Apr 1833 Isabella d/o John & Elizabeth Wanless, Girsby, labourer
– recorded again on same date in 1834

South Hylton (St. Mary’s)

Source: transcription by South Hylton Local History Society
1877/05/27 Wanless, Mark, parents Robert William & Elizabeth Ann

Source: Bishop’s Transcript of parish register

29 Dec 1841, born 20 July, Ellen d/o Thomas Wandlass, mariner, Southwick, & Elizabeth late Taylor
– note Thomas should be John !

South Shields (St. Hilda’s)

Source: IGI

MAY 1771 Mary d/o Pearson & Jane Wanless

Source: parish register 1653 – 1812

25 July 1773 Jane daughter of Pearson and Jane Wanless

14 July 1774 George son of Pearson and Jane Wanless

28 DEC 1777 Martin son of Martin Wanless & Eleanor Valentine

15 August 1790 Isabella daughter of Thomas and Jane Wanlass

23rd June 1803 John Lazonby, born 20th August 1801, 3rd son of John
Lazonby [mariner], native of South Shields & by his wife Mary
Wanlass, native of South Shields

Source: parish register 1813 -1826 (FHL 1894143)

26 Oct 1817 Charlottee [sic] dau of Ralph & Elizabeth Wallass [sic], South Shields, coachman

Chapter Row Wesleyan Chapel in the parish of South Shields

Source: register images at thegenealogist.co.uk

11 January 1828 Martin Cousater s/o Thomas Wandless, baker, of South
Shields, and Isabella his wife whose maiden name was Cousater, was born
18 December 1827 and bap’d this day by Jno. Hobson.

16 June 1829 Mary d/o Thomas Wandless, baker, of South Shields, and
Isabella his wife whose maiden name was Cousater, was born 21 May 1829
and bap’d this day by Jno. Hobson.

Southwick (St. Columba’s chapelry)

14 November 1889 Anna Jane daughter of Joseph and Martha Wandlass of 18 Wellington Street, shoemaker – born 28 October 1889

15 December 1892 – Isabella daughter of Joseph and Hannah Wandlass

15 December 1892 – Joseph son of Joseph and Hannah Wandlass

Southwick (Holy Trinity)

1 April 1860. born 8 January 1860 Mary Jane daughter of James and
Isabella Wandlass late Wandlass, shipwright. (The name of James has
been crossed out and “late Wandlass” has also been deleted.This has
proved to be the illegitimate daughter of Isabella.)
30 June 1865 George William son of Joseph and Hannah Wandlass, Cornhill, pitman, born —–

22 March 1871 (born 10 November 1867) Joseph son of Joseph and Hannah Wandlass, Cornhill, pitman

22 March 1871 (born 9 June 1870) John Robert son of Joseph and Hannah Wandlass, Cornhill, pitman

4 Aug 1875  Mary Forster Wandlass, born Jul 18th 1875, daughter of Joseph (pitman) & Hannah, of Cornhill

4 Aug 1875  Matthew Wandlass, born Dec 8th 1871, son of Joseph (pitman) & Hannah, of Cornhill

23 June 1880 (born 16 March 1878) Thomas son of Joseph and Hannah Wandlass, Southwick, pitman

13 April 1881 John Blacklock son of Ralph and Mary Jane Wandless of 30 Wear Street, engine fitter – born 19 February 1881

3 Ocotober 1886 (born 7 September 1886) George Royal son of Joseph and Hannah Wanless of Bow Street, Cornhill, plater

14 November 1889 Anna Jane daughter of Joseph and Martha Wandlass of 18
Wellington Street, shoemaker – born 28 October 1889 (transferred from
St. Columba’s Mission Register)**
**repeated here because St. Columba’s was a chapelry of Holy Trinity Southwick

14 September 1892 Florence May daughter of John Robert and Mary Wandless
of 39 Barretts Buildings, rivetter – born 27 August 1892.

Staindrop

Source: George Bell index 1813-1838

WANDLASS, Mary – John + Eleanor of Raby Park, Husbandman, 26 Sep 1819

WANDLESS, Robert – Eleanor of Ingleton, Widow, 22 Nov 1825

WANDLESS, Sarah – Eleanor of Ingleton, Widow, 22 Nov 1825

Stockton-on-Tees (St. Thomas)

There are no Wan(d)less baptisms in this church from 1637 through 1780. [Source: Index by Paul Joiner at GENUKI]

Source: parish register film, FHL 1894159 (1781 to July 1822)

1782 abt May (date too dark to read) Thomas Wanlass son of Georgy Elgy & Mary his wife, born Mar 8(?)

11 Aug 1785 Jane d/o Thomas Wanless & Mary his wife, born June (23?)**
** the date is too dark to read

29(?) Nov 1789 Thomas s/o Thomas Wanless**
**the rest is too dark to read, but these don’t show any details anyway
except birthdate. www.familyhistoryonline.net has it as 29 Nov 1789,
parents Thomas & Mary, born August.

25 November 1798 Hannah 7th daughter of Edward Wanless, husbandman, native
of Kirk Merrington, by his wife Hannah Harpley, native o.t.p..Born 21
May 1798

15 September 1799 Christopher 4th son of Edward Wanless,,
husbandman, native of Kirk Merrington, by his wife Hannah Harpley,
native o.t.p

25 Dec 1800, Charlotte Wanlass, 8th d/o Edward Wanlass, husbandman, native of Kirkmerrington, bhw Hannah Harpley native of this place, born 24 June 1800

7 May 1815 Jane 1st d/o John & Ann Wanlass, Stockton, husbandman

15 Nov 1816 Mary 1st d/o Ralph & Mary Wanlass, Stockton, mariner

30 Nov 1818 Ann 2nd d/o Ralph & Mary Wanlass, Stockton, mariner

18 Nov 1820 Charles 1st s/o William & Ann Wanlass, Stockton, mariner

28 Jan 1821 Charles illegitimate son of Ann Wanless, Stockton, spinster

pg 154 7 May 1821 Richard 1st s/o Ralph & Mary Wanless, Stockton, sailor

pg 157 3 June 1821 Richard 1st s/o Ralph & Mary Wanless, Stockton, mariner

– pg 166-167 seem to have been skipped (Nov 1821), which was filmed by the DRO; if there is another filming of the originals, it might have the missing pages

Source: parish register film, FHL 1894160 (July 1822 through 1865)

22 Mar 1823 Mary illegitimate d/o Hannah Wanless, Stockton, spinster

21 Jan 1824 John 2nd s/o Ralph & Mary Wanless, Stockton, mariner

30 Jan 1826 Ralph 3rd s/o Ralph & Mary Wanlass, Stockton, mariner

8 July 1828 Robert 4th s/o Ralph & Mary Wanless, Sleigh’s yard, mariner

17 Feb 1830 Oswald 1st s/o John & Mary Ann Wanlass, Stockton, tailor**

* *tailor is clearly not sailor; looks nothing like the S of Stockton, but note he IS later a seaman

22 July 1830 Joseph 5th s/o Ralph & Mary Wanlass, Stockton, sailor

4 Dec 1831 Ann Elizabeth 1st d/o John & Mary Ann Wanless, Stockton, seaman

24 Nov 1833 John Peacock 2nd s/o John & Mary Ann Wandless, Stockton, seaman

19 June 1836 Elizabeth 2nd d/o John & Mary Ann Wanless, Stockton, mariner

30 Dec 1838 Frances 3rd d/o John & Mary Ann Wanless, Stockton, seaman

–From 1840 through 1865, I only looked for births that were in the GRO index, searching in the quarter before & after if not found.

5 Dec 1841 Thomas 2nd s/o Joseph & Mary Ann Wanlass, Stockton, gardener

17 Mar 1844 Margaret 1st d/o Joseph & Mary Wanless, Stockton, gardener

30 Mar 1846 William 3rd(?) s/o Joseph & Maryann Wanless, Stockton, gardener

1 Feb 1852 Anna Maria 3d d/o William & Margaret Wanless, Stockton, enginewright

11 Jan 1857 William 3rd s/o William & Margaret Wanless, Stockton, engineer

8 July 1860 Oswald Hagginson 2nd s/o Oswald & Margaret Wanlass, Stockton, mariner

Sunderland (Holy Trinity)

Source: parish register

23 Oct 1763 Mary Wandlass, daughter of Robert Wandlass & Ann

2 Feb 1800 Sarah Wanlis, born 9 Dec 1799, 1st daughter of George Wanlis
(native of Church Merrington,) & Jane Tyrons (his wife, native of
this parish)

25 Aug 1811 Ann Wanless, born 5 Aug 1811, fifth daughter of George Wanless
(joiner, native of Merrington) & Jane Tyrens (native of this parish)

15 March 1818 Martha Wandlas Kell, born 19/02/1818, daughter of John
Wandless Kell [Ropemaker] & Susan Courtenay of Maling Rigg

24 Sep 1820 Eleanor Wanless, born 05 Sep 1820 of Malings Rigg, daughter of John Wanless [Mariner] & Susanna nee Kirton

24 Dec 1820 Ann Wanless, born 20 Jan 1820 of Pewters Lane, daughter of John Wanless [Labourer] & Ann nee Hartley

No Wanless-variant baptisms in fiche index for Sunderland Holy Trinity 1823-1827, per Kay Stevens.

Source: IGI

(IGI is not clear on which chapel in Sunderland the below are from. May be Maling Rig or St George Presbyterian chapels.)

Birth: 19 FEB 1829 GEORGE WANLESS, parents Johnson Wanless & Jane Gamble

Birth: 27 JUL 1830 ANN WANLESS, parents Johnson Wanless & Jane Gamble

Birth: 28 DEC 1830 JANE WANLESS, parents George Wanless & Margaret Surtees

Birth: 28 JUN 1832 ROBERT SURTEES WANLISS, parents George Wanliss & Margaret Surtees

Birth: 14 SEP 1832 JOHNSON WANLESS, parents Johnson Wanless & Jane Gamble

Birth: 22 DEC 1833 MARY ANN WANLESS, parents George Wanless & Margaret Surtees

Birth: 01 MAR 1835 JAMES GAMBLE WANLESS, parents Johnson Wanless & Jane Gamble

Birth: 12 AUG 1835 MARGARET WANLESS, parents George Wanless & Margaret Surtees

Birth: 25 MAY 1836 THOMAS WANLESS, parents Thomas Wanless & Ann Marshall

Birth: 17 APR 1837 SARAH WANLESS, parents George Wanless & Margaret Surtees

Seaham

Source: parish registers, per Tony Whitehead

St. Mary the Virgin, Old Seaham

13 Oct 1847 Mary Ann Wandless or Wanless, daughter of Andrew & Mary

13 Oct 1847 Eleanor Wandless or Wanless, daughter of Alexander & Margaret

26 Oct 1856 Thomas Matthew Wandless, son of Bateman & Eleanor Ann

St. John’s, Seaham Harbour

16 Sep 1847 Margaret Wanless, daughter of Robert & Mary

24 Nov 1848 Mary Wanless, daughter of Robert & Mary

25 Feb 1882 John William Aungle Wanless, son of John & Isabella

09 May 1886 Ethel May Wanless, daughter of Thomas & Hannah

Christ Church, New Seaham

25 Dec 1859 Eleanor Forster Wandless, daughter of Bateman & Eleanor Ann

22 Jun 1862 Caroline Margaret Ellen Wandless, daughter of Bateman & Eleanor Ann

14 Jan 1873 John Thomas Wanless [Wandless], son of George & Sarah

05 Nov 1882 James Ford Wanless, son of Joseph William & Isabella May

04 May 1884 George Harrison Wanless, son of Joseph William & Isabella Mary

23 Jun 1885 Emma Wandless Summerbell, daughter of John Matthew & Mathilda Ann

23 Apr 1914 Nancy Elizabeth Wanless, daughter of George Harrison W & Mary Ellen

17 Jun 1936 Robert Wandless Hedley, son of Robert Wandless H & Ethel May

Tanfield (St. Margaret’s)

23 Apr 1721 Mary Wanless, daughter of William Wanless

27 Mar 1726 William Wanlis, son of William Wanlis

5 Nov 1727 Luke Wanlis, son of William Wanlis

7 Dec 1766 John Wandless, of Tanfield Head, son of William Wandless

4 Jun 1769 Hannah Wandless, of Tanfield Head, daughter of William Wandless

3 Jun 1770 Mary Wanless, of Tanfield, daughter of Luke Wanless

13 Sep 1812 Elizabeth Lawes, of Tanfield, born 17-Dec 1811, 1st
daughter of Matthew Lawes (labourer, native of Lamesley) by his wife
Ann nee Wandless (native of Gateshead)

17 Oct 1824 John Wanlass, of Lintz Green, son of John Wanlass (labourer) by his wife Isabella

Thornley (St. Bartholomew)

23 Sep 1847 Margaret Jane Wandless, daughter of George & Isabella Elizabeth

20 Jul 1851 Mary Jane Wandless, daughter of Bateman & Elizabeth

19 Oct 1851 Robert Wanless Hedley, son of John & Elizabeth

11 Nov 1870 Lydia Mary Wanless, daughter of Ralph & Ann Isabella

26 May 1881 Frederick Wandless, son of Emmerson & Helen

10 Nov 1909 Elsie Wanless, daughter of Robert & Lily [Wheatley Hill]

Usworth

Source: parish register transcription at www.familyhistoryonline.net

[no date] 1847 Dorothy Wanless to Thomas & Jane

Washington

Source: parish register 1762-1812, per Claire Wandless

28 MAR 1762 Ann Wanlass d/o Robert, pitman, The Mount
12 MAY 1763 Ralph Wanlass s/o Robert, pitman, The Mount

03 FEB 1765 Sarah Wanlass d/o Robert, pitman, The Mount

06 JUL 1766 Elizabeth Wanlass d/o Robert, pitman and mariner, The Mount
17 APR 1768 Robert Wanlass s/o Robert, pitman, The Mount
16 AUG 1772 Luke Wanlass s/o Robert, pitman, The Mount

July 22 1775 Anne daughter of Robert Wanlass, pitman abode The Mount

23 Oct 1781 Wandlass Hepple, of Oxclose, son of John Hepple (pitman)

Oct 10 1790 Eleanor dau of Robert and Mary Wandless, abode New York (Co Durham)

9 Dec 1792 Mary dau of Robert and Mary Wandless, abode Great Usworth.

28 April 1793 Robert son of Thomas and Margaret Wanlass, abode Mount Stables

29 Sep 1799, born 3 Sep, Isabella Wanlass, 3rd dau of Thomas Wanlass, native of Washington bhw Margaret Towers, n/o Gateshead

Sep 22 1799 Eleanor Watson* born June 28 1799, 3rd daughter of Robert
Watson native of Long Benton by his wife Eleanor Wandlass native of
Chester Le Street.
–Unfortunately I couldn’t determine what the * represented!

19 Nov 1800, born 8 Nov, Anne Atkinson, 3rd daughter of John Atkinson,
native of Houghton-le-Spring, by his wife Anne Wanlass, native of this
parish

19 Sep 1801 Mary Watson born 4 Aug 1801, 4th daughter of Robert
Watson native of Long Benton, Northumberland by his wife Eleanor
Wandlass native of Chester Le Street.

4 July 1802 Margaret Wanlass, born 9 March, 4th dau of Thomas Wanlass, native of Washington bhw Margaret Towers, n/o Gateshead

16 Oct 1803 Thomas Wandlass, born 16 Dec 1802, 4th son of Thomas Wandlass bhw Jane Embleton, both n/o Chester le Street

29 March 1812 Robert Wandless, born 24 Feb, 1st son of Robert Wandless
pitman son of Robert Wandless n/o Lamesley, bhw Alice, dau of Almond
Mould n/o Tanfield

Whitworth

Source: Bishop’s Transcript of parish register (1778-

8 Mar 1818 Thomas, 1st son of Thos. Wandless & Isabella Howe, Byers Green, labourer
– note clerk got father’s name wrong (unless John sometimes went by Thomas)

3 March 1822 William, 2nd son of John Wanless & Isabella Howe, Brancepeth Park, labourer

Witton Gilbert (St. Michael & All Angels)

Source: parish register, transcribed by Ron Nubley

23 Mar 1777 Robert Wanless, son of William Wanless by his wife Isabel

13 Mar 1791 James Wanlass, of Great Usworth, illegitimate son of George Allan by Elizabeth Wanlass

Whickham (St. Mary)

12/Feb/1809 Edward Wanless, born 02/01/1809 1st son of John Wanless,
a Husbandman native of Thorp, Durham & Mary daughter of William
Swinburn, native of Lamesley

14/Jul/1811 Margaret Waneless, born 02/03/1811 2nd daughter of John
Waneless, a Husbandman native of Thorp & Mary Swinburn native of
Lamesley

10/Jan/1819 Mary Wanless, born 10/12/1818 2nd daughter of John
Wanless, a Husbandman native of Thorp & Mary daughter of William
Swinburn native of Lamesley

10/Jan/1819 Ann Wanless, born 11/12/1818 3rd daughter of John
Wanless, a Husbandman native of Thorp & Mary daughter of William
Swinburn native of Lamesley

Wolsingham (St. Mary & St. Stephen)

30 Dec 1810 Sanderson Wandlis, of Wolsingham, born 31-Oct 1810,
illegitimate son of Hannah Wandlis (single woman, native of Fulwell,
Whitburn)

Easington

Source: parish registers, per Tony Whitehead

Easington, St. Mary the Virgin

03 Nov 1895 Dorothy Isabel Adorah Wandless [Wanless], daughter of John & Annie

Shotley Bridge & Consett Wesleyan Methodist Circuit

Source: parish register transcribed by Lizzie Kavanaugh

1890. January 28th. Mave(?) Ann daughter to James & Jane Ann WANDLESS, East Castle, Born 15th January 1890.

1890. March 25 Margaret Jane daughter to Robert & Margaret WANDLESS, East Castle, born February 24th 1890.

27 Mar 1892 Isabel d/o Robert & Margaret Wanless, East Castle, born 14 Feb 1892

9 Feb [year not shown; written between 1892 and 1895 entries] Thomas
Henry s/o Robert & Margaret Wanless, East Castle, born 20 Jan 1886

25 Apr 1895 John s/o James & Jane Ann Wanless, East Castle, born 21 March 1895

25 July 1895 Robert son to Robert & Margaret WANLESS, Baulking Old Ron(?), Born 22nd June 1895.

24 Sept 1896 Robert son to James & Jane WANLESS. East Castle, born 30th August 1896.

10 May 1900 Margaret Ann daughter to Robert & Margaret WANLESS. Iveston, Born 10th April 1900

Shotton, St. Saviours

Source: parish registers, per Tony Whitehead

19 Feb 1871 Matthew Wanless, son of Thomas & Jane

19 Feb 1871 Elizabeth Wanless, daughter of Thomas & Jane

12 Jul 1879 Ann Wanless, daughter of Mark & Mary

30 Dec 1908 Lily Wanless, daughter of John William W & Jane

30 Jun 1909 George Wandless, son of John & Annie

27 Aug 1910 William Wandless, son of William & Frances

27 Aug 1910 Mary Ann Wandless, daughter of William & Frances

Castle Eden, St. James

Source: parish registers, per Tony Whitehead

15 Dec 1844 Jane Wanless, daughter of Thomas & Caroline Amelia Elizabeth

31 Jan 1847 John Wanless, son of Thomas & Caroline Amelia Elizabeth

Hamsterley

Source: Hamsterley BDM 1745-1812, transcribed by John Holliday, 1910, per Edythe Natttrass

Wandless, Eleanor b 14 Mar 1809 bap 21 Mar 1809 2nd daughter of John Wandless of
Happiland Husbandman of St. Andrews Auckland and Ann, daughter of Peter
Littlefair of Hamsterley

Source: Bishop’s Transcript of parish register

William Wandlass b. 24 Jany 1811 bap Feb 24, son of John Wandlass of Hoppyland,
husbandman, native of St. A. Auckland, by Ann, dau. of Peter
Littlefair, na. of Hamsterley

Source: Hamsterley BDM 1745-1812, transcribed by John Holliday, 1910, per Edythe Natttrass

Wandlass, Ann b 20 Nov 1812 bap 27 Dec 1812 third daughter of John Wandlass of
Happiland, Husbandman, of Shildon, and Ann, daughter of Peter
Littlefair, of Hamsterley

Source: Bishop’s Transcripts of parish register

22 May 1818 Elizabeth daughter of Thomas and Mary Wandlass, Southside, labourer

21 July 1822 Isabella daughter of Thomas & Mary Wandlass, Southside, labourer

2 Aug 1847 Ellen d/o Robert & Mary Wanlass, Hamsterley, labourer

7 Aug 1847 Joseph s/o Robert & Mary Wanlass, Hamsterley, labourer

7 Aug 1847 Ralph Cockerell illegitimate child of Mary Coates,
Hamsterley, sp [probably started to write spinster, but since she is
now married, stopped]

Hartlepool (St. Hilda’s)

4 Oct 1821 Joseph Beckwith, son of Cuthbert Beckwith (Labourer) & Jane Wanless

St. Nicholas, Chapelry of Hetton-le-Hole 

Source: parish register (1832-1851), transcribed by Janet Harding

30 June 1833 Mary, daughter of Luke and Mary Wandless of Eppleton Pit, Engine Wright

13 October 1833 William, son of George and Mary Wanless of Hetton le Hole, Wagonman

8 July 1835 (born 16 June) Margaret Ann, daughter of George and Mary Wanlass of Hetton, Pitman

11 October 1835 George, son of John and Elizabeth Wanless of Hetton Lane, Blacksmith

11 September 1836 (born 28 July) Henry, son of James and Jane Wanless of Easington Lane, Pitman

6 August 1837 (born 10 July) Michael Hope, son of George and Mary Wanless of Hetton le Hole, Trimmer

17 November 1838 (born 17 June) Edward, son of James and Jane Wanless of Brick Garth, Pitman

20 October 1839 (born 25 September) Ann, daughter of John and Elizabeth Wanless of Broom Hill, Blacksmith

11 April 1841 (born 2 March) William Wanless, son of Archibald and Mary Ann Dixon of Cross Lanes, Pitman

23 March 1842 (born 16 February) Eleanor Bell, daughter of George and Mary Wanless of Hetton le Hole, Coal Trimmer

London

St. Dunstan’s, Stepney (parish register images to 1812 at Ancestry.com)

15 Apr 1722 Henry s/o Henry Wanless of Ratcliff, labourer, & Mary, 21 days old

29 Nov 1726 Frances d/o Wm Wanless of Ratcliff, labourer, & Mary, 29 days old

21 May 1730 Benjamin s/o Wm Wanless of Ratcliff, labourer, & Mary, 17 days old

St. James Clerkenwell (parish register images to 1812 at Ancestry.com)

3 Mar 1754 Pember Mary of John & Mary Wanless, born 8 Feb

5 Sep 1756 William of John & Mary Wanless, born 7 August

28 Jul 1763 John Thomas of John & Elizabeth Wanless, born 8 July

27 Aug 1765 Henry of John & Elizabeth Wanless, born 10 Aug

5 Apr 1767 Samuel of John & Elizabeth Wanlass, born 15 March

23 Feb 1769 Elizabeth of John & Elizabeth Wanless, born 21 Jan

17 Feb 1771 Sarah of John & Elizabeth Wanless, born 17 January

3 May 1771 Elizabeth of John & Elizabeth Wanless, born 12 April

4 Jun 1773 John Henry of John & Elizabeth Wanless, born 10 May

St. Giles Cripplegate (parish register images to 1812 at Ancestry.com)

30 Jan 1780 James s/o William Wanless & Elizabeth

20 Jan 1782 Elizabeth d/o William Wanless, brewers servant, & Elizabeth, born 30 Dec 1781

11 May 1783 Amelia Scott d/o William Wandlass, drayman, & Elizabeth, born 21 April

26 Dec 1784 William s/o William Wanless, brewers servant, & Elizabeth, born 1 Dec

29 Dec 1790 Joshua Paul of John Wanless, haberdasher, & Mary, born 26 Nov

27th May 1792 Ann WANLESS dtr of John WANLESS and Mary, Haberdasher, born 7th May 1792

30th January 1797 John WANLESS, Son of John WANLESS,Haberdasher, and Mary, Born 1st January 1797

14th March 1799 Mary WANLESS, Daughter of John WANLESS, Haberdasher, and Mary, Born 8th March 1799,

St. James, Westminster, Middlesex (FHL 1042310)

15 July 1821 Ann, child of Thomas & Eleanor Wanless, abode 36 Princes St, a currier, born 25th June

St. Marylebone, Marylebone Rd, Middlesex (FHL 0580911)

9 Jan 1824 Thomas, born 19 Dec 1823, s/o Thomas & Jane Hannah Wandless, abode St. Marylebone, servant

Northumberland

Bavington Presbyterian

Source: parish register (FHL 0087976)

Robert Wanluss son to Thos. Wanluss, farmer at Hawick and his wife Elizabeth was born there Oct 30 1788

Hannah Wanless daughter to Thos Wanless, farmer, and his wife Elizabeth was born at Hawick 12 Apl 1792

Jean Wanless dau to Thos. Wanless, farmer, and his wife Elisabeth was born at Hawick 3 (or 1?) Jan 1797

Thomas and Styphen Wanless, twins, sons of Thomas Wanless, farmer, and his
wife Elisabeth, were born at Hawick, Thomas upon the 10 and Styphen the
11 of July 1799

–register ends in June 1801; new reg starts in Nov 1802 when a new minister was ordained, so children born between might not be recorded, which could include Wm Wanless of Haltwhistle and Isabella Ann Wanlace

Isabella dau of John Wanless and his wife Mary Robson was born at Ingo 26th Dec 1831 and bap 21 Dec 1834

Elisabeth dau to John Wanless and his wife Mary Robson was born at Ingo 13 of May and bap 21 Dec 1834

Mary Jane dau to John Wanless and his wife Mary Robson, Ingo, was born 20 Jan and bap 18 Apr 1837

Beadnell

Source: parish register transcription at www.familyhistoryonline.net

22 Nov 1807 Mary Wanless, born 1807/10/20 at Fleatham, 1st child of James
Wanless a husbandman and native of High Buston, parish of Warkworth,
and Isabella nee Wheelis, native of Newham Barns

14 Apr 1810 Thomas Wanless, born 1810/03/28 at Newham, 2nd child of James Wanless a
husbandman and native of High Buston, parish of Warkworth, and Isabella
nee Willis, native of Newham

14 June 1812 Isabella Wanless, born 5 July 1812 at Newham, 3rd child of James Wanless a husbandman and native of High Buston, parish of Warkworth, and Isabella nee Willis,
native of Newham

Benwell (St. James)

July 1, 1891 William James Cattell Wanless & May Atheline Hayman
Wanless, children of William Morgan and Mary Wanless, grocer, 8 Elm
Street

Birtley

Source: parish register transcription at www.familyhistoryonline.net

28 June 1829 Thomas Wanless to Stephen & Jane, abode Tilling, husbandman

Bothal

Source: parish register transcription at www.familyhistoryonline.net

1 Jul 1753 Thomas Wanless, father Roger, abode Hebburn

24 Aug 1755 Mary Wanless, father Roger, abode Hebburn

18 June 1758 Margaret Wanlas, father Roger, abode Hebburn Hill

26 Oct 1760 Roger Wanlass, father Roger, abode Cocklepark

19 Jan 1764 Anne Wanlass, father Roger, abode Cocklepark

[illegible] 1767 Jane Wanless, father Roger, abode Cockle Park

Bywell St. Andrew

8 Oct 1815 Mary illegitimate d/o Joseph Wanless, farmer of Gallow Hill, and Isabella Armstrong, servant of Bearle(?)

Bearl is a farm a little north of Bywell. This Joseph must be part of
the Hartburn clan, but which one is he? This Mary may be the Mary
Wanlace who died in 1821 at Low Gallowhill, age 6. But Mark’s son
Joseph b. 1780 died in 1794, so who is Joseph?

Chatton

Source: film of parish register (FHL 0991800)

9 Dec 1764 Thomas the son of John Wanless of Brown Rigg

Chillingham

Source: film of parish register (FHL 0991800)

bap 12 Feb 1786 James son of Thomas Wanlass, Chillingham, a bastard

Embleton

Source: Bishop’s Transcripts at Durham University

20 Aug 1815 Jane d/o Thomas Reed & Margaret Winlass, abode Stamford, husbandman

— might not be a Wanless; there was also a Windlaw and Winley family around here

Haltwhistle

21 July 1816 Robert Wanless s/o Ann, single woman, abode Horse Close

– there are more Haltwhistle parish entries in tree 18, but the above is a stray currently

Lesbury

Source: film of parish register (1690-1877), FHL 0991795

Isabella Wanless b. 8 July 1803, bap 30 Oct 1803, 3rd daughter of Thos. Wanless
of Lesbury, shepherd, by his wife Isabella daughter of Wm. Ferguson of
Little Houghton

Morpeth (St. Mary’s)

Source: parish register

18 Nov 1860 John Percival Wanlace s/o Mark & Catharine, farmer, Park House

12 Jun 1869 Hannah Wanless d/o Elizabeth, single woman, Kirkharle

23 July 1920. Margaret Annie daughter of Mary WANLESS, 7 King’s Head Yard, Morpeth. No occupation and no father.

10 March 1922. Mary daughter of Annie WANLESS of Silverdale, Thropton. No occupation and no father. **Thropton is between Rothbury and Alwinton in the north of the County.

Ovingham

1758, April 16th Ralph Son of Ralph & Margaret Wanless of Wylam

Dec 18 1808, Mary Wandless, 2nd child of George Wandless of Hartburn by his wife Heath Henderson of Bishopwearmouth.

Rennington

Source: parish register transcription at www.familyhistoryonline.net

3 Feb 1828 John Wanless to John & Elizabeth

21 Mar 1830 John Wanless to John & Elizabeth

Rock

Source: parish register 1813-1900 (FHL 1068648)

22 Apr 1821 Sarah child of William & Mary Wanless, Rock, blacksmith

13 Oct 1822 Thomas child of William & Mary Wanless, Rock, blacksmith

12 Aug 1824 Sarah Young child of William & Mary Wanless, Rock, blacksmith

15 Oct 1826 John William child of William & Mary Wanless, Rock, blacksmith

20 Sep 1828 Mary Anne child of William & Mary Wanless, Rock, blacksmith

15 May 1831 John William child of William & Mary Wanless, Rock, blacksmith

2 Jun 1833 James child of William & Mary Wanless, Rock, blacksmith

17 Jan 1836 James William Young child of William & Mary Wanless, Rock, blacksmith

19 Dec 1852 William s/o Thomas & Ellen Wanless, Rock, blacksmith

Wallsend

Source: parish register microfilm (FHL 993566 Wallsend baptisms 1798-1812)

bap 28 Nov 1804, born 24 Aug, Elizabeth Wanlas, 2nd dau of Thos Wanlas of Wallsend, pitman, native of Alston, bhw Alice late Turnbull, native of Lamesley

24 May 1807, born 20 Nov 1806 Christopher Wanles, 2nd son of Thos Wanles of Wallsend, pitman, native of Alston, bhw Alice late Turnbull, native of Lamesley

19 Sep 1807 Elizabeth 5th daughter of John Wanlas native of Alstone by his wife Jane, late Rogerson, native of Wallsend

born 23 July 1808, bap 25 Nov 1808, Elizabeth Thompson, 1st d/o John Thompson of Wallsend, pitman, native of Tanfield, bhw Jane late Wanlas, native of Long Benton

25 Mar 1809 Thomas Wanless, born 24 Feb 1809, 3rd s/o Thomas Wanless of
Wallsend, pitman, native of Alston, bhw Alice late Turnbull, native of
Lamesleye

15 Oct 1809 Jane 9th [or 7th?] daughter born 21 September 1809 to John Wanlas native of Alstone by his wife Jane, late Rogerson, native of Wallsend

born 8 July 1810, bap 12 Aug 1810, Jane Thompson, 2nd d/o John Thompson of Wallsend, pitman, native of Tanfield, bhw Jane late Wanlas, native of Long Benton

1811 George Wanlass 4th son of Thos Wanlass of Wallsend, pitman, native of
Alston Moor, bhw Alice late Turnbull, native of Lamesley

Source: parish register (FHL 993567 Wallsend baps 1813-1835)

8 Sep 1816 Thomas Portus s/o William & Grace, H. Pans [Howdon Panns], blacksmith –this is the one who married Mary and Ann Wandless

1819 Jul 4th John s/o Christopher & Sarah Vest, Wallsend, pitman

1820 13 Aug Alexander s/o Alexander & Mary Wanlass, Wallsend, pitman

1820 Aug 13 Ann d/o Alexander & Mary Wanlass, Wallsend, pitman

1820 Oct 29 Thomas s/o Thomas & Alice Wanless, Wallsend, pitman – same day, next

entry, Alice d/o ditto – date may be 22 or 29

1821 Aug 12 Grace d/o Wm & Grace Portus, H. Pans, blacksmith

1825 June 12 Joseph s/o Joseph & Isabella Wanlass, Wallsend, pitman

1835 June 21 Thomas s/o John & Elizabeth Craster, Wallsend, pitman

1835 June 22 Thomas s/o Joseph & Isabella Wanlass, Wallsend, pitman

Source: parish register on microfilm, transcribed by Cheryl Henderson

14 February 1839 Ann daughter of John and Mary Ann Wanlass (trimmer), Wallsend

2 February 1840 Eleanor daughter of Eleanor and Thomas Wanlass (grocer), Wallsend

6 March 1842 George son of Thomas and Eleanor Wanlass (grocer), Wallsend

13 June 1843 Alice daughter of Alice Wanlass (single woman), Wallsend

17 October 1843 Issabella daughter of Isabella and Joseph Wanlass, Wallsend

United Secession Congregation in Wallsend

Source: images of register at thegenealogist.co.uk

Margaret the daughter of Zachariah Miller and Sarah Wandlass his
wife was born 17 Sep 1827 at Long(?) Row, parish of Wallsend, and
baptised 7 Oct 1827 by me Robert A. Niel. The father was born at North
Shields, NBL and the mother was born at Byker Hill, parish of All
Saints, NBL.

Gosforth

Source: parish register 1697-1769 (FHL 0991806)

22 Mar 1712 Mary dr of Roger Wanlass of C – Brunton
19 Apr 1713 Jane d/o Thomas Wanlass of Kenton

6 Mar 1715 Elinor and Isable, daus of Roger Wanlas of Fawdon [Isable died died 26 Jul 1716]

15 Aug 1715 Thomas s/o Thomas Wanlas of Kenton

14 Oct 1716 William s/o Thomas Wanlas of Kenton

23 Jan 1719 Robert s/o Thomas Wanlass of Kenton [IGI says 1718]

13 Mar 1721 John s/o [blank] Wanlas of Kenton

26 May 1723 Ralph s/o Thomas Wanlass of Kenton

27 Jun 1724 Elis. [Elizabeth], d/o Thomas Wanlass of Kenton

30 Aug 1724 Elis. [Elizabeth] d/o Ralp. [Ralph] Wanlass of Kenton [died 21 Sep 1724]

17 Oct 1725 Isabel d/o Ralph Wanlass

18 Jun 1727 Joseph s/o Thomas Wanlass of Kenton [buried 28 Mar 1728]

23 Nov 1728 Thomas s/o Ralph Wanlas

16 Mar 1728 Benjamine s/o Thomas Wanlass of Kenton

19 Sep 1731 Ralph s/o Ralph Wanlass of Salter Bridge

10 Oct 1731 Mary d/o Thomas Wanlas of Kenton

6 Feb 1734/35 Mary d/o Thos Wanlas, Kenton

16 Mar 1734/5 Sarah d/o Ralph Wanlas, Hatricks Mill [Hathericks?]

9 Jul 1756 Ann d/o Richard Wanlas, Coxlodge

3 Dec 1758 Robert s/o Richard & Isabel Wanlass, Coxlodge

9 Mar 1760 Isabel d/o of Richard Wanlas, yeoman, and Isabel his wife

2 April 1815 Mary Wandless d/o Alexander & Mary, Slaty Ford, collier

Hartburn

Source: film of parish register, transcribed by Tony Palmer & Kay Stevens

Month Day Year Surname Given Name Father Mother Abode Notes
Oct. 2. 1682 Wanless Lanclott Georg Wallington Definitely Georg, looks
nothing like Ging, despite what the IGI says! Also, dates are in Roman
numerals, so what looks like 11 Oct is actually 2 Oct.
Nov. 21st. 1682 Wanles George Robert Walinton
June-Oct 1684 Wanles Robart George Walinton No date on this or previous two entries. Date on one before June 1st., one after October.
Dec. 22nd. 1689 Wanles Elizabeth George Walinton 1688 in IGI?
April 17th. 1693 Wanless Joseph George Ann Wallington This entry & the next (for Josafe) are consecutive entries in register but in 2 different hands.
April 18th. 1693 Wanles Josafe George Walinton See note above for Joseph.
Sept. 23rd. 1702 Wanlas Marre Steven
Walinton
Tindall Ward
March 24th. 1703/04 Wanles Elisabeth Stephen
Walinton
Tindall WardI think this is correct date although IGI says 1703 which would usually mean 1702/03
April 11th. 1706 Wanles Isabell Stephen East Shafto Tind. Ward
Jan 22nd. 1707/08 Wanles Joseph Stephen Pharnelaws I wrote 1707, which I *think* meant 1707/08
April 6th. 1710 Wanles Thomas Robert
Newbigin Newhouses
Sept. 28th. 1710 Wanles Robert Stephen Pharnelaws
Dec. 6th. 1711 Wanles Ann Lancelot the gallows hill near Cambo-
Jan. 24th. 1711/12 Wanles George Robert Gallows hill near Camboe
Jan. 28th. 1713/14 Wanles James Lancelot the gallons? hill
April 13th. 1714 Wanless Margret Robert the gallows hill
July 26th. 1716 Wanles Peter Robert Newbigin neer camboe
Nov. 22nd. 1716 Wanles Lancelot Lancelot Newbigin born Oct. 12th.
March 12th. 1718/19 Wanless Mary Lancelot Newbigin near Camboe
Sept. 6th. 1719 Wanles Mary Robert Newbigin
March 23rd. 1720/21 Wanles Lionell Lancelot Newbigin near Camboe
March 1st. 1721/22 Wanles Anne Robert Newbigin near Camboe
March 19th. 1723/24 Wanless Mary Lancelot Newbigin near Camboe
Aug. 23rd. 1724 Wanles Isabell Robert Newbigin
Oct. 8th. 1727 Wanles Robert Robert Newbigin near Camboe
Oct. 4th. 1730 Wanles Elizabeth Robert Newbigin
Nov. 8th. 1730 Wanles Anne Joseph Newbigin near Cambo-
July 13th. 1732 Wanles Peter Joseph Newbigin
July 19th. 1733 Wanless Isabell Robert Newbigin
Dec. 29th. 1737 Wanles Mary Joseph Farnelaws
March 9th. 1739/40 Wanles Anne Joseph Farnelaws
April 6th. 1740 Wanles Isabel Robert Farnelaws
Aug. 7th. 1740 Wanles Elizabeth Joseph Newbigin near Camboe
June 6th. 1742 Wanles George Joseph Newbigin neer Camboe
Nov. 23rd. 1742 Wanles Joseph Joseph Pharnelaws
Aug. 18th. 1743 Wanles Robert Peter Newbigin near Camboe
Feb. 21st. 1744/45 Wanles Barbara Peter Newbigin
July 10th. 1745 Wanles Isabel Joseph Farnelaws
Oct. 8th. 1747 Wanles Mary Thomas Newbigin
March 3rd. 1748 Wanless Mark Joseph Farnelaws No date but think was same date as previous entry i.e March 3rd.
Oct. 12th. 1749 Wanless Robert Thomas Catharine Newbigin
Nov. 29th. 1750 Wanless Elizabeth Joseph Mary Farnelaws
July 22nd. 1751 Wanless Robert Robert Elisabeth Newbegin
Nov. 7th. 1751 Wanless John Thomas Catharine Gallows hill
Jan. 25th. 1753 Wanless Isabel Robert Elisabeth Newbegin
Aug. 29th 1754 Wanless Thomas Thomas Catharine Gallows hill
Feb. 3rd. 1757 Wanless Isabel Thomas Catherine Gallows hill
Jan. 6th 1760 Wanless Mary Lancelot Anne Newbegin
Dec. 18th. 1760 Wanless George Thomas Catherine Gallows hill
Feb. 28th. 1762 Wanless Thomas Lancelot Anne Newbegin
June 1st. 1763 Wanless Ann Thomas Catherine Rothley Moor House
Nov. 20th. 1763 Wanless George Lancelot Ann Newbegin
Nov. 24th. 1763 Wanless Elizabeth Peter Isabell Camboe
Sept. 15th. 1765 Wanless Anne Peter Isabell Camboe
May 4th. 1768 Wanless Isabel Peter Isabell Camboe
Oct. 26th. 1769 Wanless Joseph Lancelot Isabell New-begin
May 14th. 1770 Wanless Mary Peter Isabell East Deanham
July 12th. 1771 Wanless Mark Lancelott Isabell Newbegin
Dec. 23rd. 1773 Wanless Lionel Lancelott Isabell Newbegin
March 1st. 1774 Wanless Joseph Peter Isabell East Deanham
March 1st. 1780 Wanless Joseph Mark Ann Low Farnelaws
April 14th. 1782 Wanless George Mark Ann Farnelaws
July 1st. 1782 Wanless Lancelott Lancelott Isabel Newbegin
July 28th. 1784 Wanless Dorothy Mark Ann Low Farnelaws
April 25th. 1785 Wanless Dorothy Lancelot Isabell Newbegin
April 28th. 1787 Wanless Elizabeth Mark Ann Low Farnelaws
Oct. 21st. 1787 Wanless Robert Lancelot Isabell Newbegin
Jan. 24th. 1791 Wanless Mark Mark Ann Low Farnelaws
Aug. 7th. 1791 Wanless John Lancelott Isabell Newbigin IGI has parents incorrectly listed
March 26th. 1793 Wanless John Mark Ann Farnelaws
April 30th. 1795 Wanlace Robert Mark Ann Low Farnley

Source: film of parish register, FHL 1068649 (1795-1893), transcribed by Holly Cochran

24 July 1814 Anne d/o George & Anne Wanlace, Saugh House, laboring man

26 Nov 1816 John s/o George Wanlace & Anne Miller, Saugh House, laborer

1 Feb 1835 Georgina Elizabeth d/o George & Hannah Wanlace, Saughhouse, farmer

2 Aug 1837, born 30 July, Isabella Mary d/o George Wanlace & Hannah Powell, Saughhouse, farmer

Horton (St. Mary’s)

27 Feb 1853 Sophia d/o Thomas & Caroline Amelia Elizabeth Wanless, Bedlington Iron Works, engineer

12 Oct 1856 Mary Ann d/o Wanless & Elizabeth Johnson, Cowpen Quay, mariner

Kirkwhelpington

May 24th. 1751 Wanlass Stephen, father Robert of Hawick in the Parish of Kirkharle

Netherwitton

Month Day Year Surname Given Name Father Mother Abode Notes
April 25th. 1707 Wanlas George Lancelot Ritton
Feb. 17th. 1708/09 Wanlis Isabel Lancelot Rietton
June 22nd. 1733 Wanles Mary George Ritton
June 9th. 1734 Wandles Isabel George Ritton
Feb. 8th. 1735/36 Wanles Sarah George Ritton
Jan. 29th. 1737/38 Wanles Mary George Ritton
Sept. 30th. 1739 Wanles William George Ritton
May 10th. 1741 Wanles Ann George Ritton
April 17th. 1743 Wanless Lanclot George Ritton
Feb. 1744/45 Wanless Elizabeth George Ritton Register dated Feb. 30!
Jan. 17th. 1747/48 Wanles Lionel George Ritton
May 28th. 1751 Wanless Ann George Catherine Ritton
Dec. 13th. 1767 Wanless Ann William Elizabeth Colt Park
Aug. 11th. 1769 Wandless Mary William Elizabeth Colt Park

Source: film of parish register

21 JUL 1771 ELIZABETH WANLESS d/o William and Elizabeth of Colt Park

7 NOV 1774 MARGARET WANLESS d/o William & Elizabeth of Colt Park

20 OCT 1776 WILLIAM WANLESS s/o William & Elizabeth Wanless of Coatyards Moor House

28 MAY 1777 GEORGE WANDLESS s/o Lancelot and Ann of Colt Park

29 DEC 1777 GEORGE WANDLESS s/o Lionel & Mary of Coal Houses

11 APR 1780 JOSHUA WANLESS s/o Lionel & Mary, Colt Park

23 DEC 1781 ELIZABETH WANLESS d/o Lancelot & Ann, Colt Park
01 JUN 1783 ___ WANLESS, parents Lionel & Mary, Colt Park

08 MAY 1785 CATHERINE WANDLESS d/o William & Elizabeth, Birkheads

16 JAN 1791 LIONEL WANDLAS s/o Lionel & Mary, Old Park

William Wanlace, born 24 Jan, chr 20 Apr 1810, 1st son of George Wanlace, labourer, native of

Netherwitton, and his wife Jane heretofore Scott, native of Bambrough

Source: film of parish register (1813-1893), FHL 1068647

9 Apr 1815 William s/o George & Heath Wanlace, Park Head, laborer

10 Feb 1822 Mary d/o Joshua Wanlace & Rachael Hindmarsh, Bellion, laboring man

18 Oct 1843 Elizabeth d/o David Dunn & Isabella Wanlace, Netherwitton, stonemason

14 July 1845 Mary ditto

4 Oct 1847 Matthew ditto

5 Aug 1849 Lancelot dito

15 May 1851 Sarah Jane ditto

19 July 1853 Robert ditto

25 Aug 1850 Rachael d/o John Lamb and Mary Lamb formerly Wanlace, Shelly, farmer

Chollerton

Source: film of parish register (transcribed by Tony Palmer, fall 2001)

Date Surname Given Name Father Mother Abode Notes
June 29th. 1746 Wanless George Peter Tone
October 9th. 1748 Wanless Petter Peter Tone Baptised at Birkley Chapel
July 29th. 1750 Wanles Thomas Peter Tone
July 26th. 1752 Wanless John Petter Tone

Rothbury

Source: film of parish register (transcribed by Tony Palmer)

Date Year Surname Given Name Father Abode
26 May 1678 Wanlass John – Wanlass fflotterton
23 Feb 1678/79 Wanlass Thomas Robert Heppell
24 Aug 1679 Wanlass Jane Roger fflottert
26 Jun 1680 Wanlas Joseph George Farnelaw
13 Nov 1680 Wanlas Robert Roger Flotterton
19 Mar 1682 Wanlas Mary Robert Heppell
4 Jun 1682 Wanlas John Roger Flotterton
6 Apr 1684 Wanlass Matthew Roger Flotterton
9 May 1686 Wandlass Isabel Roger Great Tosson
18 Mar 1688/89 Wandlass Matthew Roger Great Tosson
28 Oct 1688 Wanlass Margaret Thomas Great Tosson
Feb 2nd 1664/65 Wanlass Thomas Steven Heppell
Jan 21st 1665/66 Wanless George Robert Heppell
Nov 19th 1668 Wanlass Roger George Heppell
Dec 13th 1668 Wanlass Elizabeth Robert Heppell
Oct 22nd 1671 Wanlass Roger Robert Hippill
Jan 3rd 1674/75 Wanlass Stephen Robert Hippell
June 17th 1677 Wanlass Robert Robert Heppell

Newcastle-on-Tyne, All Saints

Source: films of parish registers, 1660-1827

19 June 1660 Joseph son of John Wandles, waller and bricklayer

24 July 1663 Ann daughter of Cuthbert Wanles, painter and glasier

11 March 1664/5 Lucie daughter of Cuthbert Wanles, glasier

5 June 1666 Mary daughter of Cuthbert Wanles, glasier

28 July 1668 Cuthbert son of Cuthbert Wanles, glasier

17 October 1669 Thomas son of John Wanles, waterman

22 September 1672 Margrett daughter of William Wanles, waterman

14 September 1696 Ann daughter of John Wannlass, bricklayer

6 December 1697 Thomas son of James Wanlas, pipemaker

9 September 1700 Mathew son of John Wanles, brickmaker

5 May 1702 John son of John Wanlass, yeoman of Heaton

18 February 1711/2 Mary daughter of John Wanles, waller

7 August 1720 Roger son of Luke Wanles, waterman

21 September 1746 John son of John Wanlas, yeoman

28 August 1748 John son of John Wandlass, yeoman

6 May 1750 Margaret daughter of John Wanlas, yeoman

3 June 1753 Elizabeth daughter of John Wanlas, yeoman

4 December 1757 James son of James Wanlas, waterman

13 August 1758 Ralph son of Ralph Wanlas, yeoman

13 April 1760 James son of Ralph Wanlas, yeoman

30 May 1762 Anne daughter of Ralph Wanlas, yeoman

4 December 1763 William son of William Wanlas, collier

14 February 1768 John son of Ralph Wanlas, wagonman

9 June 1771 Mary daughter of Ralph Wanlas, wagonman

27 October 1771 Joseph illegitimate son of Robert Wanlas, labourer, at St. Ann’s Chapel

1 January 1774 Anne daughter of John Wanlass, cordwainer

11 September 1774 Thomas son of Thomas Wandless, ———-

25 August 1776 Ann daughter of Thomas Wanless, bricklayer

9 February 1777 George son of George Wandlass, mariner

18 April 1779 Mary daughter of Thomas Wandlass, pitman

16 April 1780 Isabella daughter of William Wandlass, slater

4 March 1781 Ann daughter of Thomas Wanlass, pitman

12 February 1782 Ann daughter of Thomas Winless, mason

23 Novembere 1783 Margaret daughter of Thomas Wanless, yeoman (?)

19 February 1786 Mary daughter of Thomas Wanlass, pitman

27 April 1788 Hannah daughter of Thomas Wanlass, pitman

6 December 1789 Ralph son of Thomas Wanlass, sinker

28 February 1790 Sarah daughter of George Wanlass, pitman

17 June 1792 Thomas son of Martin and Mary Wandlass, pitman

1 July 1792 Ann Robson daughter of Thomas and Ann Wanlass, sinkere

25 November 1792 Mary daughter of George and Elizabeth Wanlass, pitman

20 July 1794 Elizabeth daughter of Thomas and Ann Wanlass, pitman

15 March 1795 William son of John and Eleanor Wanlass, pitman

14 August 1796 Joseph s. of George and Elizabeth Wanlass, pitman, b. 1 June 1794

24 June 1798 Martin 4th son of Martin Wanlass, miner, native of St.
Andrews in this town, by his wife Mary daughter of Thomas Davison,
miner of Stannington, Northumberland. Born 4 June 1798

Joseph Wanless, b. 26 June, chr. 15 Nov 1801, 1st s/o Thomas Wanless, pitman,
native of Alston, Cumberland by his wife Alice d/o Christopher
Turnbull, pitman of Lamesley, Dur’m

William Wanless, b. 27 July, chr. 6 Sept 1807, 1st s/o John Wanless, joiner of this chapelry
by his wife Isabella d/o William English, farmer of Kirwhelpington
North’d.

13 Mar 1808 Alexander Wanless, b. 10 Jan, 2nd son of
John Wanless, watchglassm’r of Saint Andrew’s by his wife Ann, dau. of
Alexander Miller, brewer of Saint Nicholas

Mary Wanlass b. 10 Nov 1807, chr. 2 Jan 1809, illeg. d/o Thomas Russell, millwright by Jane Wanlass, single woman

Thomas Wanlass Athey b. 1 Dec chr. 26 Feb 1809, 1st s/o William Athey,
waggonman of Tanfield, Durham by his wife Mary d/o Thomas Wanlass pit’n
of this parish

William Wanless b. 24 Aug, chr. 22 Oct 1809,
3rd s/o John Wanless, crystalcutter of St. Andrew’s by his wife Ann d/o
Alexander Miller, brewer of St. Nicholas

Ralph Wandlas Richardson born 5 June, chr. 25 Aug 1811, 1st s/o John Richardson, waggonman of Heworth, Durham, by his wife Ann d/o Thomas Wandlass pit’n of this parish

Ralph Athy b. 3 July chr. 11 Oct 1812, 2nd s/o William Athy waggonman of Tanfield by his wife Mary d/o Thomas Wanless, pit’n of this parish

14 Aug 1813 Robert Hall Wanlass s/o Ralph & Mary Anne Wanlass, of St. Anthon’s [sic], a smith

13 Mar 1814 Mary d/o John & Anne Wanless, of Church Lane, a glassgrinder

20 Mar 1815 Thomas s/o Thomas & Jane Wanless, of Sandgate, a labourer

7 Apr 1817 Eleanor d/o Thomas & Jane Wandlass, of Sandgate, a labourer

30 Aug 1820 Joseph s/o Thomas & Jane Wanless, of Sandgate, a labourer

21 Sep 1822 Ann d/o John & Mary Wanless, of Walker, a labourer

13 May 1826 Robert Halliwell Wanlass s/o Thomas & Margaret Wandless, of Heaton, a smith

11 June 1826 George s/o John & Mary Ann Wandless, of High Heaton, a waggon-man

Source: film of parish register, baptisms 1828-1844 (FHL 1068963)

11 Aug 1828 Isabella d/o Edward & Sarah Wanless, High-Pit, blacksmith

7 Sep 1828 Eleanor d/o John & Mary Ann Wandless, Heaton, labourer

26 May 1830 John s/o Thomas & Margaret Wanless, Heaton, blacksmith

24 Apr 1831 Ellen d/o John & Mary Ann Wandless, Heaton, husbandman

24 July 1831 Alice d/o Thomas & Margaret Wanless, Heaton Farm, blacksmith

13 Nov 1831 John s/o Edward & Sarah Wanless, Pity Me, smith

20 Oct 1832 Wanless Johnson, of Benton, son of Matthew (pitman) & Mary Johnson

18 Nov 1832 Mary Ann d/o Thomas & Margaret Wanless, Heaton Farm, smith

22 July 1833 William s/o John & Mary Ann Wanless, Heaton, labourer

8 Dec 1833 Mary Ann d/o Mary Wanless, Pilgrim St, spinster

27 May 1834 John s/o Richard & Mary Wanless, Church Lane, labourer

6 July 1834 Elizabeth d/o Thomas & Margaret Wandless, Heaton, smith

20 Feb 1836 Hannah d/o William Emelton & Ann Wanless, Shear-legs, banksman

10 July 1836 Elizabeth d/o Thomas & Margaret Wandless, Little Benton, smith

31 Oct 1840 John Wanless Hays s/o John & Jane, Wallsend, pitman

24 July 1841 Andrew s/o Joseph & Isabella Wanless, Willington Square, pitman

Carlisle Street Chapel, All Saints, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

FHL 0825354 item 10 Carliol St Chapel, a Presbyterian congregation formerly assembling in Sallyport,now in Carliol Street Chapel, Newcastle, founded about 1758, in All Saints parish

Ann d/o Will’m Hutton, shoemaker, and Ann Wanless his wife, dwellers in the Castlegarth, was born 18 June 1802 and bap 4 July by John Smith, P.D.M.

Ellen d/o Thomas Wanlass, blacksmith, and Margaret Hallaway his wife, in Cox’s chare of the Quay-side, parish of All Saints, Newcastle, born 21 April 1823 and bap 18 May by A.D. Gallon, P.D.M.

Newcastle, St. Andrew’s

Given Name Surname Day Month Year Father Mother Father’sOccupation Born
John Wanless 24th August 1649 John
William Wanless 13th March 1653 John
Margaret Wanlis 20 Jan 1683 John
Ralph Wandles 7 Mar 1687 John
An Wandles 7 Mar 1687 John
Jane Wanless 28th October 1739 William
Ann Wanless 18th May 1740 William
Elizabeth Wanless 5th May 1743 William
Thomas Wanless 28th July 1745 William
William Wanless 24th May 1747 William Yeoman
Mary Wanless 9th July 1749 William Yeoman
Mary Wanless 18th February 1750 Robert Yeoman
Thomas Wanless 4th March 1749/50 Ralph Yeoman
Thomas Wanless 26th May 1751 Benjamin Yeoman
William Wanless 17th February 1751 William Yeoman
Mary Wanless 29th March 1752 Ralph Yeoman
Hannah Wanless 5th April 1752 Robert Yeoman
Martin Wanless 29th March 1752 Ralph Yeoman
William Wanless 26th November 1752 William Yeoman
John Wanless 18th February 1753 Benjamin Yeoman
Dorothy Wanless 5th or 7th April 1754 Ralph Yeoman
Elizabeth Wanless 20th April 1755 Benjamin Yeoman
Ann Wandliss 18 May 1755 William Yeoman
Benjamin Wanless 6th March 1757 Benjamin Yeoman
Grace Wanless 4th March 1759 Benjamin Yeoman
Isabel Wanless 28th November 1762 Benjamin Yeoman
Mary Wanless 18th March 1770 Benjamin Cartman
William Wanless 23 Sep 1770 Thomas bricklayer
Barbara Wanless 28 Jan 1773 Thomas bricklayer
Mary Wanless 17th October 1779 Edward
John Wanless 8th September 1782 John Yeoman
John Maddison Wanlass 27th August 1786 John Cordwainer July 5th 1786
Eleanor Wanless 8 Nov 1789 John Ann shoemaker
Elizabeth Wanless 1 Jan 1792 John Ann cordwainer
Eleanor Wandless 4 Jan 1795 Thomas Isabella Slater Dec 24(?), 1794 [or 1790?]
John Wanless 5th April 1795 John Anne Cordwainer August 1(?) 1794

16 MAY 1802 Margaret born 25 Aug 1796, & Thomas born 4 Feb 1801, & Hannah born 1 Oct 1798 to John Wandless, cordwainer, native of the parish of St. Nicholas, by his wife Anne formerly Maddison, native of the parish of Chester le Street, County Durham, dau. of ___ Maddison

14 Nov 1802, born 16 Sep 1802, Lionel Wandless, 1st son of George
Wandless, yeoman, native of the parish of Netherwitton by his wife
Heath formerly Henderson, native of Bishop Wear Mouth in the county of
Durham, dau. of Wm. W. Henderson

17 JUL 1803 Mary born 10 May 1803 to John Wandless, cordwainer, native of the chapelry of St. John, by his wife Anne formerly Maddison, native of Gateshead, dau. of John Maddison

7 May 1809, born 18 Jul 1808, Jane Wandlas, 1st d/o Alex. Wandlas, pitman, native of the parish of Ponteland, by his wife Mary native of the parish of All Saints, dau. of Anth’y  Monkeaster

Source: film of parish register, FHL 0847923 baptisms May 1810 – March 1839

23 Jan 1813 Ephemia, d/o Eleanor Wandlass, this parish, spinster

3 Dec 1815 Mary d/o Alexander & Mary Wandless, parish of Gosforth, pitman

20 Sep 1818 George, illeg. son of Margaret Wandlass, this parish, singlewoman

15 June 1832 John s/o John & Dorothy Wanless, this parish, tailor

Postern Chapel, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

FHL 0825354 item 4: Postern Chapel, of Congregational denomination, founded about 1784, on Postern St, Newcastle

Robert son of Robert & Mary Wanlace was born at Horsley on 27 Nov and was baptized at the same place on the 8th of Dec 1822 by Ralph Davison of N.Castle

– Rev. Davison seems to have traveled around the Newcastle area, baptizing in different places

St. James Chapel (formerly Silver Street), Newcastle-upon-Tyne

FHL 0825354 item 7 St James Chapel, formerly Silver St, a Congregational church formerly Presbyterian, founded about 1746 and worshipped at Silver St until 1825 when a new chapel was erected on Blackett St; was Presby. until 1832 when it connected with the Independent denomination.

Ann the d/o John Wanless, joiner, & Isobelo his wife in the parish of All Sts, Newcastle upon Tyne, born 18 Oct 1798 bap 9 Nov by Rev. Adam Laidlaw.

Elezebeth d/o William Wanlas, joiner, & Elezebeth his wife, parish of All Sts, Newcastle, born 25 Dec 1806 bap 11 Jany 1807 by ditto

Robert s/o William Wanless, joiner, & Elizebth [sic] his wife, parish of All Saints, Newcastle, born 27 June and bap 21 Jul 1809 by ditto

Newcastle St. Nicholas

17 June 1837 Thomas to George & Margaret Waneless, parish of Long Benton, pitman

17 June 1837 Thomas to Thomas & Isabella Waneless, Philadelphia, parish of N. Shields, pitman

Newcastle, High Bridge Meeting

Source: parish register images (thegenealogist.co.uk)

4 May 1772, William, son of Robert Wandless, born 3 May 1772

1773: John Wandless, son of Robert Wandless, born Dec 15, 1773, baptized [no date]

30 Mar 1778, George , son of George Wandless & Ann his wife, born 13 Mar 1778

William Wanless and Elizabeth Renwick his wife had a daughter born in the Parish of All Saints on the 9th and baptized 21st July 1799. Name Ann. Witnesses: Robert & John Wanless

William Wanless, native of St. Andrew’s Newcastle upon Tyne, and Elizabeth Renwick, native of Dunterly, Northumberland, his spouse, had a daughter born in the Parish of All Saints on the 4th and baptized 13th April 1802. Name Hannah. Witnesses: Will’m Wanless and Robert Wanless

John Wanless, native of All Saints, Town and County of Newcastle, and Isabella Inglis, native of Harburn, county of Northumberland, his spouse, had a daughter born in the Parish of All Saints, Town and County of Newcastle, on 29 Sept’r and baptized 7 Oct’r 1803. Named Isabella. Witnesses: Will’m Wanless and Robert Wanless

William Wanless, native of St. Andrews, Town and County of Newcastle, and Elizabeth Renwick, native of Dunterly, Northumberland, his spouse, had a son born in the Parish of All Saints, Town and County of Newcastle, on 6 May and baptized 22 May 1804. Named William. Witnesses: Robert Wanless and John Wanless

 

Newcastle, Salem Chapel/Hood Street Methodist

Source: parish register transcription at www.familyhistoryonline.net, IGI 1798-1837

29 Sep 1814, born 17 Sep 1814, Robert Wanless, son of John Wanless a
joiner & native of All Saints, Newcastle, and Isabella nee English,
dau. of William a free porter, native of All Saints, Newcastle (entry
#327).

6 Feb 1829 Hannah Walker b. 17 Feb 1828 d/o James Walker, pitman of
Cramlington, by his wife Mary d/o Robert Wanless, of Chester-le-Street

Newcastle, John Knox (Presbyterian)

Source: parish register transcription at www.familyhistoryonline.net

22 Sep 1779, born 8 Sept 1779, Ann Wanlass, to William & Ann, of St Nicholas Parish, father a slater

Newcastle, Trinity Presbyterian

Source: parish register transcription at www.familyhistoryonline.net

5 Mar 1890, born 9 Feb 1890, Thomas Wanless, parents Nicholas Wanless a grocer and Eleanor nee Bree, 77 South View West, Heaton

Newcastle, Blenheim Street Wesleyan

Source: parish register transcription at www.familyhistoryonline.net

5 May 1839, aged 3 yrs, Adam WANLASS, parents Thomas & Isabella, of Sussex Street

5 May 1839, aged 8 weeks, Rachel Ann Wanlass, parents Thomas & Isabella, Sussex Street

Newcastle, New Road Wesleyan

Source: parish register transcription at www.familyhistoryonline.net

18 Apr 1869, born 1 March 1869, John Wanless, parents John & Sarah, abode St. Anthony

Newcastle, Brunswick Place (formerly Orphan House) Wesleyan Chapel

Source: parish register (FHL 0825355 )

William, son of John and Eleanor Wanless, pitman, lives Byker Hill in the parish of All Saints, Newcastle upon Tyne, born 11 Dec 1794, chr 25 Jan 1795

Joseph son of George & Elizabeth Wanless, occupation blank, lives Byker Hill parish of All Saints, Newcastle, born 1 June 1794, chr 10 Mar 1796

Ann daughter of George & Elizabeth Wanless, occupation blank, lives Byker Hill parish of All Saints, Newcastle, born 2 Mar 1796, chr 10 Mar 1796

John son of Thomas Wanlass and Isabella his wife, glass-silverer, abode Newcastle upon Tyne, parish of St Nicholas, born 9 Oct 1833, chr 18 Dec 1834

Longhorsley (St. Helen’s)

Source: film of parish register; transcribed by Ken & Colin Wanless

Format: date of event; child’s forename(s); parent’s forename(s); abode; occupation of father.

The WANLESS surname has been omitted to avoid repetition.

Date Child’s Given Name Parents’ Given Names Abode Father’s Occupation

05 Aug 1821 Joseph son of Lancelot & Sarah. Wingates. Labourer.

19 Aug 1821 Thomas son of Thomas & Elizabeth. Longhorsley. Farmer.

27 Mar 1842 Margaret Jane dau. of Elizabeth. Wingates. Spinster.

10 Apr 1846 John son of Thomas & Ursula. Blackpool. Farmer.

25 Dec 1847 Thomas son of Thomas & Ursula. Blackpool. Farmer.

23 Dec 1849 William son of Thomas & Ursula. Blackpool. Farmer.

04 Jan 1852 Robert son of Thomas & Ursula. Blackpool. Farmer.

19 Mar 1854 Mary Isabella dau. of Thomas & Ursula. Blackpool. Farmer.

16 Oct 1855 Edward William son of George & Jane. Wingates. Shoemaker.

27 Jul 1856 George son of Thomas & Ursula. Blackpool. Farmer.

14 Nov 1858 Ursula dau. of Thomas & Ursula. Blackpool. Farmer.

28 Apr 1861 Jane Helen dau. of Thomas & Ursula. Blackpool. Farmer.

03 Jul 1864 Nicholas Moore son of Thomas & Ursula. Blackpool. Farmer.

19 Apr 1867 James son of Thomas & Ursula. Blackpool. Farmer.

07 May 1876 Robert Wilson son of John & Eleanor. Earsdon Moor. Farmer.

25 Dec 1877 Jane Ellen dau. of John & Eleanor. Earsdon. Farmer.

14 Dec 1879 Thomas son of John & Eleanor. Earsdon. Farmer.

06 Aug 1882 Alice Mary dau. of John & Eleanor. Earsdon. Farmer.

05 Aug 1888 Ursula Ann dau. of William & Ann. Hare Dene. Farmer.

03 Dec 1892 Isabella dau. of George & Margaret Jane. Blackpool. Farmer.

27 Feb 1894 Mary Elizabeth dau. of George & Martha Jane. Blackpool. Farmer.

27 Jul 1895 Jane Ellen dau. of George & Martha Jane. Blackpool. Farmer.

17 Apr 1897 Martha Clark dau. of George & Martha Jane. Blackpool. Farmer.

05 Feb 1903 Christiana dau. of George & Martha Jane. Blackpool. Farmer.

18 Oct 1909 Elizabeth Jane dau. of William & Annie. Hare Dene. Farmer.

12 Feb 1911 Eleanor dau. of William & Annie. Hare Dene. Farmer.

Norham

11 Dec 1743, Luke Wanless the son of Luke Wanless of Shoreswood

United Presbyterian (formerly Relief) Chapel on Chapel Street (formerly Shaws Lane) in the parish of Berwick upon Tweed

Source: register images at thegenealogist.co.uk

14 August 1832 William s/o Thomas Wanlass, labourer, and Frances his wife, was born 6 August 1832 at Longridge, parish of Norham

North Shields Primitive Methodist

Source: parish register, per John Gordon

28/Jul/1824 – born 18/Jul/1824 Elener Dau of Henderson and Elizabeth Smith, formerly Wanless – Abode Wallsend

16/Apr/1832 – born 2/Dec/1831 Elizabeth Dau of Henderson and Elizabeth Smith, formerly Wanless- Abode Bigges Main

Corbridge

Source: parish register transcribed at familyhistoryonline.net

08 Nov 1789 Thomas Wanless illegitimate son of Isabell Wanless

Earsdon (St. Alban’s)

Source: parish register on microfiche, from Kay Stevens

26 October 1783 Elizabeth daughter of George and Elizabeth** Wanlass, pitman of Hartley

23 February 1786 Alexander son of George and Uphin** Wanlass pitman of Hartley

26 June 1788 Mary daughter of George and Uphin Wanlass pitman of Hartley

**Elizabeth and Uphin are probably both Ephrates Grant, given the other records in this parish.

Source: parish register, per John Gordon

30/June/1895 George Edward son of Thomas and Mary Jane Wanless – Backworth, Miner.

Elsdon

1686 Nov 15th Katherine daughter of Will Wanlass and Susan his wife was baptized.
1692 March 20th 20th/ Elizabeth ye daughter of William wanlas of Pauncheford & Ann his wife, baptized
1693 Aprill ye 2 – James the son of William Wanlas of Girslees and Susanah his wife, baptized
1695 May 19th – Isabell ye daughter of William Wanlas of Girslees & Susanah his wife was baptized
1700 August ye 20th – Allen ye son of William Wanlas of Girslees & Mary wife was baptized
1703 Aug 21 – Elizabeth the daughter of Wm Wanlas of Girslees baptized
1706 March 31st – Mary the daughter of Wm Wanlas of Girslees baptized
1716 Feb 5 – Anthony Son of Wm. Wandlas of Hatherwick baptiz’d
20 June 1728 Eliz : dr of Allen & Elioner Wanlass of Girslees
27 Sep 1730 Mary dr of Allen & Elioner Wanlass of Girslees bap’d
3d Aprill 1733 Isabell dr of Allen & Elioner Wanlass of Girslees bap’d
June 21st 1735 Margaret dr of Allen & Elioner Wanlass of Girslees bap’d
28th July 1737 Roger son of Allen & Elioner Wanlass of Girslees bap’d
7th Feb 1739/40 Elenor dr of Allen & Elenor Wanlass of Girslees bap’d
8ber [Oct] 21st 1743 Eliz: dr of Allen & Elioner Wanlass of Girslees bap’d

Longbenton (St. Bartholomew’s)

Source: parish register 1723-1812, per Kay Stevens & others

23 December 1764 – Margaret daughter of Richard and Isable Wanless of Walker

5 February 1786 – Jane daughter of George and Elizabeth Wanless of New Barton

1 February 1795 – John illegitimate son of Ralph Wanless and Elizabeth Jowsey

26 February 1797 Ann daughter of John & Eleanor Wandless, Browns Row.

2 March 1800 – Mary born 15 November 1799. 1st. daughter of Matthew
Johnson, wasteman, native of this parish by his wife Mary Wanless,
native of Alston

24 May 1801 – George born 4 February. 1st son of John Wanless, pitman,
native of Alston by his wife Barbara Greenwell, native of
Chester-le-Street

16 August 1801 – Matthew born 11 July 1st son of Matthew Johnson, overman by his wife Mary Wanless native of Alston

8 Nov 1801 John Fenwick Wanless born June 24 1801, 3rd son of John
Wanless, pitman, native of Tanfield by his wife Eleanor Fenwick native
of Tynemouth.

4 March 1804 – William born 22 November 1803. 3rd son of William
Wanless pitman native of Chester-le-Street by his wife Alice Sloan,
native of Killoshandrew, County of Cavan, Ireland

11 March 1804 – John born 23 November 1803. 2nd son of Matthew Johnson, overman, by his wife Mary native of Alston

1 December 1805 – James born 26 June. 3rd son of William Wanless,
pitman, native of Chester-le-Street, by his wife Alice Sloan native of
Killoshandrew, Cavan, Ireland

26 January 1806 – Thomas born 17 October 1805. 3rd son of Matthew
Johnson, overman, native of this parish, by his wife Mary Wanless,
native of Alston

4 October 1807 – George born 3 July. 5th son of William Wanless and his wife Alice Sloan – all details as before

2 April 1809 – Henry born 11 November 1808 7th son of William Wanless and Alice Sloan – all details as before

Source: parish register index at www.familyhistoryonline.net and George Bell indexes, 1813-1837

8 June 1834 Jane Wanless, parents William & Mary

11 Oct 1835 Henry Wanless, parents George & Margaret

Source: parish register 1845-1884 (FHL 1469111 )

20 July 1845 Jane Ann Wanless d/o Christopher & Jane, Camperdown, publican

9 March 1848 Thomas Wanless Gallon s/o George & Ellen, 2 Milestone, Walker, mariner

Tynemouth (Christ Church)

Source: Bishop’s Transcript of parish register

5 May 1782 Frances d. of John Wanless No. Sh. [North Shields], sadler

Other baptisms are in the tree of Joseph Wanlace & Jane Oxley.

Tynemouth (Holy Trinity, Western Town)

Source: parish register index at www.familyhistoryonline.net

30 Oct 1889 George Albert Wanless, parents Thomas & Ann

15 Nov 1893 Joseph Wanless, parents Thomas & Anne

Warenford

Source: parish register, FHL 1066783

John, son of Thomas Wanlass, Bradford Low Mill, was born on the 27th and baptized on the 30th of May 1802.

Warkworth

Source: parish register, FHL 2193520 (checked 1813-1861, 1869-1877)

20 June 1841 William Thomas s/o John & Charlotte Wandless, Amble, shipwright

17 Sep 1843 John George (?) s/o John & Charlotte Wanless, Amble, shipwright

15(?) May 1846 Rosina Emma d/o John & Charlotte Wandless of Amble, shipwright

Woodhorn

27 November 1722 Margaret daughter of John Wanlas of ye Hurst baptised

9 November 1725 Anne daughter of Geo. Wanliss in ye Hurst baptised

Wooler

Source: film of parish register, baptisms 1813-1834

b. 3 Dec 1830, bap 26 Dec 1830, Eleanor Wanlass, 4th dau. of George Wanlass, artillery man, by his wife Isabella d/o Thos. Kaye, N. Ford

Yorkshire

Great Ayton

Source: parish register, per Claire Wandless

Dinah Wanlas bap 14 Feb 1738, father = William Wanlas a farmer

William Wanlas bap 4 March 1767, father= William Wanlas a farmer

Richard Wanlas bap 22 June 1769, father = William Wanlas a farmer

John Wanless bap 10 Oct 1778, father = William Wanless a farmer

Source: IGI

Nancy Wanlass bap 12 Feb 1772, father = Wm Wanlass

Robert Wanless bap 7 Nov 1774, father = William Wanless

Elizabeth Wanles bap 9 Aug 1786, father = William Wanles

Stokesley

Source: parish register, per Claire Wandless

Jane Wanley 2 Aug 1773, daughter of William Wanley esquire

Jane Wanley 20 Nov 1790, daughter of William Wanley labourer

William Wanley 5 Jan 1807, son of John Wanley joiner

Ann Wanless 8 Feb 1809, daughter of John Wanless carpenter

Elizabeth Wanless 17 July 1811, daughter of John Wanless carpenter

Jane Wanless 3 Feb 1814 daughter of John and Elizabeth Wanless, a carpenter, abode Stokesley

Richard Wanless 30 March 1817 son of John and Elizabeth Wanless, a carpenter, abode Stokesley

Dinah Wanless 30 Jan 1820 daughter of John and Elizabeth Wanless, a carpenter, abode Stokesley

No Wan(d)less baptisms 1837-1925 in Stokesley.

York (St. Michael le Belfry)

June 27 1699 bap Elizabeth, daughter of Thomas Wanless, organist of York Minster

Surrey

Bermondsey (St. Mary Magdalene)

Source: parish register on FHL 0254557

13 Dec 1837 Mary Jane, Thomas, and William Wanless, parents Thomas & Eleanor, abode Lewisham, father a currier