Edmund Grindrod

about 1845–
Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Edmund

When Edmund Grindrod was born about 1845, in Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Grindrod, was 34 and his mother, Martha Heap, was 33. He lived in Castleton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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John Grindrod
Martha Heap
Ann Grindrod
Abraham Grindrod
Martha Grindrod
Edmund Grindrod
James Grindrod
Sarah Ann Grindrod
John Grindrod
Alice Grindrod
Abel Grindrod

Parents and Siblings

    John Grindrod


    Martha Heap




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World Events (8)

1850 · Industrial Revolution in Lancashire

Age 5

When the Industrial Revolution hit Lancashire, cotton mills started spring up everywhere. This helped the cotton industry to start booming even moreso in Lancashire.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 9

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1878 · Bacup Natural History Society

Age 33

The Bacup Natural History Society was established in 1878 in Lancashire. It holds a collection of over 4,000 photos, slides, and documents. It holds many different artifacts from military to fossils.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a minor place in the parish of Rochdale, Lancashire, so named from Old English grēne ‘green’ + rod ‘clearing’ ( see Rhodes ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edmund Grindrod in household of John Grindrod, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Edmund Grindrod in household of John Grindrod, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Edmund Grindrod - Government record: birth-name: Edmund Grindrod

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