Sheffield Daily Telegraph – Saturday 13 December 1919
Conisborough Diamond Wedding.
Mr. and Mrs. George Appleyard, of Conisborough, celebrate their diamond wedding today.
They are natives of Conisborough, were married there in 1859, and have lived in the township all their lives.
Mr. Appleyard is 81 and his wife 76. He has been superintendent at the Wesleyan Sunday School for forty years.
They have 29 grandchildren and one great grand-daughter.