Fred Walkington MBE, of Bridlington, has gathered some amazing photographs of the Siddall boatbuilders. If you wish to know more please contact us. Here is a short family tree.
Thomas Siddall Tavern and Public house keeper, 18 King Street Scarborough
Married Jane ------- ?
Thomas Siddall born Scarborough 1791, married Elizabeth Jackson, Bridlington Priory 8th April 1815, Died 1863.
Shipwright, 1841Census Ships carpenter (1851 Census) in Bridlington
Francis Siddall born Bridlington 1828, married Theresa Horner Bridlington 1853, Died 1864. Ships Carpenter 1851 – 1861Census
Baker Siddall born Bridlington 1865, married Susannah Alice Freeman 1892, Died 4thOctober 1940, Joiner 1881 Census –Joiner journeyman 1891 Census, in 1901 lived in Marshall Avenue
Percy Siddall born Bridlington 1893, married Katherine Healy, Christ Church Bridlington 6thOctober 1917, Died 13thApril 1968, 1911 Census Joiner / boat builder 29 Marshall Avenue
John Francis “JACK” Siddall born Bridlington 1920, died 1972, boat builder.