Margaret Battensby

1870–1899 (Age 28)
of St. Oswald, Durham, Durham, England

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret Battensby was born in June 1870, her father, Robert Mowbray Battensby, was 25 and her mother, Mary Jane Hill, was 25. She died on 15 January 1899, at the age of 28.

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Robert Mowbray Battensby
Mary Jane Hill
Henry Battensby
Margaret Battensby
Charles John Battensby
Robert Battensby
Sarah Fanny Battensby
Gertrude Mary Battensby
Thomas Walter Battensby
Ernest Hill Battensby

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Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Battersby in North Yorkshire, named with the genitive case of the Old Norse personal name Bǫðvarr (composed of the elements baðwa ‘battle’ + harjaz ‘warrior’) + Old Norse býr ‘settlement’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Margaret Battersby in household of Robert Battersby, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Margaret Battensby in household of Robert M Battensby, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Margaret Battensby in household of Robert Mowbray Battensby, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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