Margaret Catterall

1845–
Inskip, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret Catterall was born in 1845, in Inskip, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Catterall, was 30 and her mother, Eleanor Cragg, was 30.

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Family Time Line

John Catterall
1815–1888
Eleanor Cragg
1815–1892
Cuthbert Catterall
1838–
John Catterall
1840–
Sarah Catterall
1842–1907
Margaret Catterall
1845–
Ellen Caterall
1848–1861
Grace Catterall
1851–
Ann Catterall
1855–
Elizabeth Catterall
1856–1861

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World Events (8)

1850 · Industrial Revolution in Lancashire

Age 5

When the Industrial Revolution hit Lancashire, cotton mills started spring up everywhere. This helped the cotton industry to start booming even moreso in Lancashire.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 9

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1878 · Bacup Natural History Society

Age 33

The Bacup Natural History Society was established in 1878 in Lancashire. It holds a collection of over 4,000 photos, slides, and documents. It holds many different artifacts from military to fossils.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from Catterall in Lancashire, possibly named from Old Norse kattar-hali ‘cat's tail’, referring to a long, thin piece of land.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (2)

  • Margaret Catterall in household of John Catterall, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Margaret Catterall in household of John Catterall, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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