Susannah Pickering

after 1857–
Manchester, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Susannah

When Susannah Pickering was born after 1857, in Manchester, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Pickering, was 25 and her mother, Elizabeth Jackson, was 25. She married Joseph Wolstencroft on 7 June 1879, in Denton Christ Church, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Cheetham Hill, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1881.

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Joseph Wolstencroft
Susannah Pickering
Marriage: 7 June 1879
John Wolstencroft

Spouse and Children

7 June 1879
Denton Christ Church, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom


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World Events (8)

1858 · Halle Orchestra Give First Performance

Age 1

The Hallé Orchestra named after Charles Hallé became a permanent orchestra when they played for the first time on January 30, 1858, in the Free Trade Hall. The orchestra fell on hard times in 1861 and performed only two concerts. From 1899-1911 Hans Richter directed the orchestra.

Age 27

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

Age 44

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 Pickering in North Yorkshire, named with an Old English tribal name, Piceringas. However, Ekwall suggests that this was earlier Pīcōringas ‘people on the ridge of the pointed hill’ ( see Orr 3 and Pike 1).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Isabel in household of Thomas Pickering, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Susan Wolstencroft in household of Thomas Pickering, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Sussannah Pickering in household of Thomas Pickering, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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