Mary Withers

Female1793–June 1834

Brief Life History of Mary

When Mary Withers was born in 1793, in Backbarrow, Lancashire, England, her father, Michael Witter, was 26 and her mother, Sarah Nealson, was 22. She married William Middlefell on 6 September 1813, in Ulverston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She died in June 1834, in Salford, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 41, and was buried in Salford, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

William Middlefell
Mary Withers
Marriage: 6 September 1813
Elizabeth Middlefell
John Witter Middlefell
about 1831–1898
Sarah Middlefel
Lucy Middlefell
Ellen Middlefell
William Middlefell
Margaret Middlefell
John Richard Middlefell
Edward Middlefell
Mary Ann Middlefell

Sources (34)

  • Mary Witters, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Death Record for Mary Middlefell, England & Wales, Non-Conformist and Non-Parochial Registers, 1567-1936
  • Mary Witters in entry for William Middlefell, "England, Cumbria Parish Registers, 1538-1990"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 September 1813Ulverston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (10)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (7)

    1801 · The Act of Union

    Age 8

    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.

    1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

    Age 15

    The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.


    Age 22

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

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Wither , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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