Most of the entries are records of births, marriages and deaths, but some
relate to more important happenings in the village.
A Great Snaw Fell on Easter Sunday
Dearden Transported at Pontefract Sessions in April [was
this the same George Dearden who enlisted in 1782?]
Mr. W. Fairbanks Surveyed they Town Street For they Inclosure of they Common and
Wast grounds Augt. 18th. In Ecclesfield.
Old Nichols and Nanney his House Keeper Married Sepr 30.
Joseph Berkinshaw File Cutter and Elizth. Woodcock Dought. of Jno. Woodcock
married November 5th. Ecclesfield Statutes. [Statutes
were the annual meetings for hiring servants, especially those employed in