Alice Fairclough

24 October 1810–
Huyton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Alice

When Alice Fairclough was born on 24 October 1810, her father, Thomas Fairclough, was 23 and her mother, Elizabeth Eaton, was 23. She lived in Huyton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1810.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Fairclough
1787–1818
Elizabeth Eaton
1787–1842
Margaret Fairclough
1809–
Alice Fairclough
1810–
Ann Fairclough
1812–
Henry Fairclough
1816–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1815

Age 5

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1825 · Museum of Lancashire

Age 15

The Museum of Lancashire is located in the former courthouse of Preston in Lancashire, England. The building was designed by Thomas Rickman. Some the exhibits include Lancashire through the years, at work, at play, goes to war, and law and order. All depict different times and events in Lancashire county. The museum closed in 2015 and is now only opened for scheduled appointments.
1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842

Age 32

The Parliment of the United Kingdom passed the Mines and Collieries Act of 1842, mostly commonly known as the Mines Act of 1842. This act made it so that nobody under the age of ten could work in the mines and also females in general could not be employed.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from Fairclough Farm near Clitheroe in Lancashire, named in Middle English as fair clough ‘beautiful ravine’ ( see Clough ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Alicis Fairclough, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Alicis Fairclough, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Alicis Fairclough, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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