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Diana BADNALL (1783-1870)

1. Diana BADNALL, daughter of William BADNALL (c. 1766-1806) and Mary SMITH (bef1770- ), was born in September 1783 in Leek, Staffordshire. She was baptised on 14 September 1783 in St. Edward's P.C. Leek, Staffs. She died in 1870 in Leek. She was buried in 1870 in St. Edward's P.C. Leek.

Second Generation

2. William BADNALL, son of Joseph BADNALL and Martha PRATT, was born circa 1766 in Leek, Staffs. He was baptised on 21 September 1766 in St. Edward's P.C. Leek, Staffs. He was a Silk Dyer. He died on 22 April 1806 in St.Edward's churchyard, Leek, Staffs.. The family grave is near the church door. He was buried in April 1806 in St. Edward's P.C. Leek. He married Mary SMITH.

 

William Badnall, a Leek silk dyer (d. 1806), left the interest on £1,000 to be distributed in blankets, quilts, clothing, and other necessities such as coal but not food or drink on 5 November to 20 poor widows aged 60 or over; half the widows were to be residents in Leek town and half in Lowe. Because an insufficient number from Lowe were eligible, the number of town widows who benefited in the earlier 1820s was 13.

 

3. Mary SMITH was born before 1770. She and William BADNALL had the following children:

 

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Diana BADNALL (1783-1870)

Third Generation

4. Joseph BADNALL, son of William BADNALL and Esther BOSTOCK, was born circa 1736 in Mill Street, Leek, Staffs. He was baptised on 2 April 1736 in St. Edward's P.C. Leek, Staffs. He was a Silk Dyer. He married Martha PRATT on 17 November 1764 in St. Edwards, Leek, Staffs. He died on 24 April 1803 in Leek, Staffs.. He was buried in April 1803 in St. Edwards churchyard, Leek.

 

5. Martha PRATT, daughter of Thomas PRATT and Isabella LANCELLOT, was born circa 1741 in Leek, Staffs. She was baptised on 25 April 1741 in St. Edward's P.C. Leek. She died on 8 April 1775 in Leek. She was buried in April 1775 in St. Edward's P.C. Leek. She and Joseph BADNALL had the following children:

 

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William BADNALL (c. 1766-1806)

Thomas BADNALL (c. 1768-1769). Thomas was born circa March 1768. He was baptised on 26 March 1768 in St. Edward's P.C. Leek. He died on 10 June 1769 in Leek. He was buried in June 1769 in Near church door. St.Edward's Leek, Staffs..

Richard Snr BADNALL (1770-1838). Richard was born on 28 February 1770 in Leek, Staffordshire. He was a Silk Manufacturer, Magistrate. He was educated at 28 Jan 1784 Entered Manchester Grammar School. He married Harriet HOPKINS on 20 June 1793 in Prestbury Parish Church, Cheshire. He married Sarah JOHNSON on 21 October 1821 in Harbourne, Staffordshire. He died on 28 February 1838 in Pythian Street. Liverpool. He was buried in March 1838 in the family vault, St. Edwards churchyard, Leek, Staffs..