Cuthbert Catterall


Brief Life History of Cuthbert

When Cuthbert Catterall was born in 1838, in Woodplumpton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Catterall, was 23 and his mother, Eleanor Cragg, was 23. He married Ann Knowles on 7 January 1863, in Westby-with-Plumptons, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Goosnargh, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1881 and Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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Cuthbert Catterall
Ann Knowles
Marriage: 7 January 1863
Margaret Catterall
John Knowles Catterall
Annie Catterall
Richard Porter Catterall
Frederick Ralph Catterall

Sources (17)

  • Cuthbert Catterall in household of John Catterall, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Cuthbert Catterall, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Cuthbert Catterall in entry for Henry Bamber, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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  • Marriage
    7 January 1863Westby-with-Plumptons, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (5)

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    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (8)

    1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842

    Age 4

    The Parliment of the United Kingdom passed the Mines and Collieries Act of 1842, mostly commonly known as the Mines Act of 1842. This act made it so that nobody under the age of ten could work in the mines and also females in general could not be employed.


    Age 5

    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    1878 · Bacup Natural History Society

    Age 40

    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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