When Mary Duckworth was born in 1785, in Colne, Lancashire, England, her father, Lawrence Duckworth, was 38 and her mother, Isabel Lee, was 24. She married Lawrence Grimshaw on 2 September 1810, in Church, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Bury, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1851. She died in June 1866, in Bury, Lancashire, England, at the age of 81.
English (Lancashire): habitational name from Duckworth, in the borough of Bury, Lancashire, which is named from Old English dūce ‘duck’ + worth ‘enclosure’.
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Lawrence and Mary Grimshaw apparently lived during the early 1800s in Accrington, Lancashire, near Clayton-le-Moors, the home of the original Grimshaw family line. They had nine children, four of whom …
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