Margaret Westwell


Brief Life History of Margaret

Margaret Westwell was born in 1884, in Skelmersdale, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. She married Henry Ascroft in 1905, in Wigan, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Henry Ascroft
Margaret Westwell
Marriage: 1905
Isabel Ashcroft
Ernest Ascroft
Henry Ascroft

Sources (2)

  • Margaret Ashcroft in household of Henry Ashcroft, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Margaret Westwell - Government record: birth-name: Margaret Westwell

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1905Wigan, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (4)

    World Events (8)


    Age 0

    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

    1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

    Age 17

    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.


    Age 34

    WWI ends in November with armistice. The number of UK war dead runs to several hundred thousand.

    Name Meaning

    English: (i) locative name from Westwell (Kent, Oxon). (ii) sometimes possibly a late development of Westall or Westell , or readily confused with them.

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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