Mary Fenney

Brief Life History of Mary

When Mary Fenney was born about 1758, in Sutton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Fenney, was 32 and her mother, Elisabeth Abbot, was 31. She married Thomas Broadhurst on 10 September 1781, in Farnworth, Lancashire, England. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Broadhurst
Mary Fenney
Marriage: 10 September 1781
William Broadhurst
Betty or Elizabeth Broadhurst
Mary Broadhurst

Sources (11)

  • Mary Fenney, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mary Fenney, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Mary Broadhurst, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"

World Events (6)

1801 · The Act of Union

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.


The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.


Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Finney .

Irish: variant of Feeney 1.

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

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