North Summerscales of Hull . The son of Francis and Sarah Somerscales . Francis’s first wife was Anne Taylor by whom he had seven children. His second wife was Sarah North daughter of Anthony North of Beverley Park with whom he had thirteen children.
John Somerscales of Silsden arranged for some of his grandchildren to be named North in honour of this man who died 9th May 1819.
(Information from FJA Skeet’s book “History of the Families of Skeet, Somerscales etc.”)