Place:Middleton (near Rothwell), West Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameMiddleton (near Rothwell)
Alt namesMiddleton
TypeHamlet
Coordinates53.747°N 1.543°W
Located inWest Riding of Yorkshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inWest Yorkshire, England     (1974 - )
Yorkshire, England    
See alsoRothwell, West Riding of Yorkshire, Englandurban district of which it was a part until 1974
Leeds (metropolitan borough), West Yorkshire, Englandmetropolitan borough of which it has been a part since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog


Middleton near Rothwell is identified by GENUKI as "the seat of William Walker, Esq," situated 4½ miles south of Leeds, and 5 miles from Wakefield. It had a population of more than 1,000 in 1822.

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