Mary Ann Briggs

about 1860–
Heywood, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Briggs was born about 1860, in Heywood, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Briggs, was 31 and her mother, Mary Wild, was 30. She married Jonathan Diggle on 1 March 1892, in Heywood, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Heap, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Castleton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Jonathan Diggle
1833–
Mary Ann Briggs
1860–
Marriage: 1 March 1892
Samuel Diggle
1895–

Spouse and Children

    Jonathan Diggle

    Male1833–Male

    Female1860–Female

MARRIAGE
1 March 1892
Heywood, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
children

(1)

    Samuel Diggle

    Male1895–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1878 · Bacup Natural History Society

Age 18

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.
1884

Age 24

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

Age 41

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

Northern English form of Bridge , from Old Norse bryggja.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary A Briggs in household of James Briggs, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Mary A Briggs in household of James Briggs, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Mary A Briggs in household of James Briggs, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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