Ellen Baxendale

about 1773–
Leigh, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Ellen

When Ellen Baxendale was born about 1773, in Leigh, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Baxandale, was 19 and her mother, Rachel Mort, was 19. She married Charles Hays on 15 November 1801, in Leigh, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Charles Hays
1769–
Ellen Baxendale
1773–
Marriage: 15 November 1801
Mary Heyes
1801–
John Hayes
1803–1881
Alice Heys
1804–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 November 1801
Leigh, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
children

(3)

    Mary Heyes

    Female1801–Female

    Male1803–1881Male

    Alice Heys

    Female1804–Female

Parents and Siblings

    William Baxandale

    Male1754–Male

    Female1754–Female

siblings

(8)

    Female1773–Female

    Mary Baxandale

    Female1777–Female

    John Baxandale

    Male1778–Male

    Thomas Baxandale

    Male1784–Male

    Samuel Baxandale

    Male1786–Male

+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 28

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1815

Age 42

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

Age 52

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.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name, probably an altered form of Baxenden, a place near Accrington, which is named with an unattested Old English word bæcstān ‘bakestone’ (a flat stone on which bread was baked) + denu ‘valley’. Middle English dale was sometimes substituted for Old English denu in northern place names.

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

Sources (3)

  • Ellen in entry for Alice Heys, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Ellen Heys in entry for Alice Heys, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Ellen Baxandale, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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