Mrs. Mary Isherwood

Femaleabout 1838–

Brief Life History of Mary

Mrs. Mary Isherwood was born about 1838, in Slaidburn, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. She married Thomas Rushton about 1871, in Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Rushton
Mrs. Mary Isherwood
about 1838–
Marriage: about 1871
James Rushton
about 1874–1889

Sources (1)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Mrs. Mary Rushton - Government record: Census record: birth: about 1838; Slaidburn, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1871Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (1)

    World Events (8)


    Age 5

    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    1863 · Lendal Bridge Opened

    Age 25

    The Lendal Bridge was opened in 1863, after a previous failed attempt at building it Thomas Page was brought in to design it. It is an iron bridge styled with the gothic style popular in England. When it was first opened, it was a toll bridge but in 1894, it accepted it’s last toll.

    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

    Age 42

    School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire): habitational name from a lost place in the parish of Bolton-le-Moors, near Manchester (Lancashire). The placename derives from an uncertain initial element + Old English wudu ‘wood’.

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

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