381 baptisms at the Hartlepool Wesleyan Methodist Church on Northgate Street in Hartlepool, from mid-1874 to the end of 1886. Besides street addresses in Hartlepool, abodes mentioned include Castle Eden Colliery, Egypt (near Hartlepool), Elwick, Greatham, Hart, Hart Warren, Hutton Henry, Middleton, Throston, and West Hartlepool.
These baptisms do not show the father’s occupation, but nearly all of them do show the child’s birth date. Here are some samples:
- 21 Apr 1875 Mary Florence Ward, of West Hartlepool, born 28 Sep 1873, daughter of John & Sarah Ward
- 3 Mar 1880 Albert Beresford Horsley, of 18 Cliff Terrace, Hartlepool, born 2 Jan 1880, son of George & Alethea Horsley
- 5 May 1886 Ethel Ainslie, of 44 Hermit St, Hartlepool, born 8 Apr 1886, daughter of Alexander Ainslie & Mary Jane Ainslie