Police Sergeant in Middlesborough and later Chief of Police at Birmingham


Joseph Farndale
27 April 1842 to September 1901

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Joseph Farndale son of John Farndale a labourer of Ewecote, Newholm, Whitby and Margaret Farndale formerly Dowson, (FAR00262), born at Newholm, baptised 4th May.

(Whitby PR & IGI)

Joseph Farndale, born Whitby District, Reg June 1842

(GRO Vol 24 page 514 - free BMD, 1837 online)


Joseph Farndale of full age, Police Sergeant of Middlesbrough, son of John Farndale, farmer married Jane Newton of full age, a spinster of Middlesbrough daughter of John Newton a coachman at the Parish Church Middlesbrough, on 6 Nov 1865. (Joseph was 23 at his marriage).



Was he Chief Constable at Leicester in 1878?



He was later Chief of Police at Birmingham



Official Gazette, 17 December 1901



John W Farndale, born 1866 (FAR00472)





Joseph Farndale age 59 at Aston District Sep 1901, (ie born 1842).


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