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Mary Williscroft

Mary Williscroft

Female 1816 - 1864  (48 years)

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  • Name Mary Williscroft 
    Mary Williscroft 1796-1864
of Ireland and England
    Mary Williscroft 1796-1864 of Ireland and England
    Life Story
    Born 1816  Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • from the 1861 census she was born in 1816
    Gender Female 
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  35 Portugal Street, Machester, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • a widow living in the same house of John & Elizabeth Benson. John was a weaver born in Ireland aged 64. Elizabeth was from Yorkshire and also 64. Three boarders were living with Mary: John Marsden a porter , Peter Johnson a Chelsea pensioner and Michael G. Mary was a street hawker.
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  8 Oldham Road, Machester, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • a servant of draper George Capper and his family. Mary is described as a widow.
    Died 1864  Manchester, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • This is the most likely death. Name Mary Ann Coop but there is one at Oldham the previous year.
    Person ID I13035  Williscroft | The descendants of William Williscroft and Jane Cowan
    Last Modified 21 May 2016 

    Father George Williscroft,   b. Abt 1771, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1831, Lurgen Green (Church Place), Lurgen, Armagh, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Mother Mary (Williscraft) 
    Family ID F5196  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Samuel Abernathy,   b. Abt 1810, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1851  (Age ~ 40 years) 
    Married 1836  Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Marriage Licence Bonds
    Marriage Licence Bonds
    Copy of the original record of marriage bonds issued.
    Last Modified 25 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F2070  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 James Coop,   b. 1805, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1857, Machester, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 7 Jan 1852  Manchester Cathedral, Victoria Street, Manchester, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • both James and Mary were widowed.
    James Coop & Mary Abernethy (nee Williscroft 1852
    James Coop & Mary Abernethy (nee Williscroft 1852
    Last Modified 25 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F3491  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1816 - Armagh, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1836 - Armagh, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 30 Mar 1851 - 35 Portugal Street, Machester, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Jan 1852 - Manchester Cathedral, Victoria Street, Manchester, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 7 Apr 1861 - 8 Oldham Road, Machester, Lancashire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1864 - Manchester, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S14] 1851 England Census , ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.), HO107; Piece: 2225; Folio: 186; Page: 30.

    2. [S18] 1861 England Census, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005), RG9; Piece: 2927; Folio: 4; Page: 1.

    3. [S432] England & Wales, Death Index, 1837- 2007, (General Register Office, Southport, England).

    4. [S695] Ireland Diocesan and Prerogative Wills & Administrations indexes 1595-1858, ((database online) findmypast.co.uk).

    5. [S356] Manchester, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1930 (Cathedral), ([database on-line]. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).

    6. [S296] Lancashire Birth, Deaths, Marriages, ((database online) http://www.lancashirebmd.org.uk/index.php), Manchester Cathedral (formerly Manchester Collegiate Church) Archives+, Manchester Central Library CATH/87/487.