Mary Ogden

Brief Life History of Mary

When Mary Ogden was born in 1801, in Prestwich, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Ogden, was 22 and her mother, Nancy Holland, was 21. She married James Heaton on 20 December 1818, in Prestwich, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. She lived in Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Pilkington, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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James Heaton
Mary Ogden
Marriage: 20 December 1818
Matthew Heaton
Elizabeth Heaton
Hannah Heaton
Sally Heaton
Alice Heaton
Maryann Eaton

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  • Mary Heaton in household of James Heaton, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Mary Ogden, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mary Heaton in entry for Elizabeth Heaton, "England, Manchester, Parish Registers, 1603-1910"

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World Events (8)


The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

1825 · Museum of Lancashire

The Museum of Lancashire is located in the former courthouse of Preston in Lancashire, England. The building was designed by Thomas Rickman. Some the exhibits include Lancashire through the years, at work, at play, goes to war, and law and order. All depict different times and events in Lancashire county. The museum closed in 2015 and is now only opened for scheduled appointments.

1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842

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.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire and Yorkshire): habitational name from two hamlets named Ogden in Rochdale and Oldham parishes (Lancashire). The placename derives from Old English āc + denu ‘oak valley’.

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

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