Ann Farnworth

about 1854–
Worsely, Lancashire, England

The Life of Ann

When Ann Farnworth was born about 1854, her father, Thomas Farnworth, was 25 and her mother, Betty Fainworth, was 20. She lived in Worsley, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1861.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Farnworth
1829–
Betty Fainworth
1834–
Ann Farnworth
1854–
William Farnworth
1856–
Susannah Farnworth
1858–
John Farnworth
1861–
Mary Farnworth
1863–
Thomas Farnworth
1866–
George Farnworth
1868–
Margaret Farnworth
1860–
John Lawrence Farnworth
1867–
Frances Ellen Farnworth
1869–
William Farnworth
1870–1866

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1859 · Lancashire Rifle Volunteers

Age 5

The Lancashire Rifle Volunteers started in the eighteenth century. Those that fought in the militia were selected by ballot. They were formed because of threat due to the Revolutionary War and the Napoleonic War.
1884

Age 30

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 47

The East Lancashire Royal Engineers was a group of volunteers in a unit of Britian's Royal Engineers. They were started in Manchester in 1901. They fought on the western front during WWI and were part of the Dunkirk Evacuation during WWII.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places, one formerly in Lancashire, now in Greater Manchester; the other in Cheshire, both so named from Old English as fearn ‘fern’ + worð ‘enclosure’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ann Farnworth in household of Thomas Farnworth, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Anne Farnworth, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Anne Farnworth, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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