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Mary Ann Leigh

Mary Ann Leigh

Female 1807 - 1889  (82 years)

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  • Name Mary Ann Leigh 
    John and Mary Ann Woolliscroft
of Rusholme, Lancashire, England
    John and Mary Ann Woolliscroft of Rusholme, Lancashire, England
    Born 1807  Stockport, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Also Known As Mary Ann Lees & Mary An Lee 
    Residence 5 Dec 1832  Bollington, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • at the time of her marriage
    Residence 5 Jun 1841  Holfords Row, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  John Street, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Newspaper 17 Nov 1857  Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • notice of forthcoming bankruptcy hearing.
    Newspaper Article
    Newspaper Article
    Residence 17 Nov 1857  Sherwood Street, Rusholme, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • shop keeper grocer
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  13 Princess Street, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  Ashton Road, Openshaw, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • living with her son William
    Residence 18 Jan 1877  16 Collier Street, Manchester, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • address at which Mary Ann was living when her son William was in prison for assault
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  83 Booth Street, Chorlton, Manchester, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12
    • Lodger at house of Thomas Proctor, widow
    Died Feb 1889  Cheetham Hill, Withington, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 14
    Buried 18 Feb 1889  St Paul, Withington, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Person ID I1283  Williscroft | The Alton Families
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2017 

    Family John Wooliscroft,   b. 1799, Barlborough, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1854, Monmouth Street, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 5 Dec 1832  Prestbury, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    • Witnesses Jas Prinlott & Mathew Longden
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  Holfords Row, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  John Street, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • actual fiches difficult to read
    Children 
     1. Sarah Wooliscroft,   b. 1825, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. John Woolliscroft,   b. 1834, Macclesfield, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1880, 83 Booth Street, Chorlton, Manchester, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     3. Henry Wooliscroft,   b. 13 Jul 1836, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1905, Costley Home, Auckland City, Auckland, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    +4. Solomon Woolliscroft,   b. 8 Jun 1839, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1895, The Stowe, Church Walks, Llandudno, Canarvon, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
     5. Edward Woolliscroft,   b. 2 Aug 1841, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1864, Field Hospital, Queens Redoubt, Pokeno, Waikato, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
     6. Sarah Elizabeth Woolliscroft,   b. 28 Nov 1843, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1843, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     7. Peter Woolliscroft,   b. 5 Mar 1845, Monmouth Street, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1911, Wallangulla, Walgett, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     8. William Lee (Leigh) Woolliscroft,   b. 21 Jul 1849, John Street, Rusholme, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1917, Workhouse, Withington, Manchester, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    Last Modified 25 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F3146  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1807 - Stockport, Cheshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2 Apr 1871 - Ashton Road, Openshaw, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] 1881 England Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((Database online)Ancestry.com Operations Inc., Provo, UT, USA).

    2. [S18] 1861 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005), RG9/2874 Registration district: Chorlton Sub-registration district: Ardwick ED, institution, or vessel: 33 Folio: 43 Page: 22 Household schedule number: 110.

    3. [S13] 1841 England Census, (Ancestry.com [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2010.), HO107/584/11/26/9/11/18.

    4. [S14] 1851 England Census , ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.), HO107/2219/2/220/32/120.

    5. [S12] Newspaper Article, Gazette Issue 22064 published on the 17 November 1857. Page 58 of 66.

    6. [S12] Newspaper Article, Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser-Saturday 14 November 1857.

    7. [S18] 1861 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005).

    8. [S18] 1861 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005), RG 9; Piece: 2874; Folio: 43; Page: 22; GSU roll: 543042.

    9. [S5] 1871 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.).

    10. [S466] Manchester Prison Registers 1847-1881, ([database online] findmypast).

    11. [S3] 1881 England Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((Database online)Ancestry.com Operations Inc., Provo, UT, USA), RG11 3921 91 4.

    12. [S52] Andrews Newspaper Index Cards, 1790-1976, ( [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010).

    13. [S157] Manchester, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1985, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).

    14. [S432] England & Wales, Death Index, 1837- 2007, (General Register Office, Southport, England), Age at death: 81 registered at Preswich|Quarter: March|Year: 1889|District: Prestwich|County: Lancashire|Volume: 8d|Page: 305.

    15. [S157] Manchester, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1985, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013), Reference Number: M650-Item Number: 7-Archive Roll: 638.

    16. [S82] Cheshire Parish Registers, 1538-2000, index, (FamilySearch (familysearch.org)).