When Grace Brennand was christened on 30 October 1772, in Slaidburn, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Brennand, was 34 and her mother, Mary Parker, was 31. She married George Haythornthwaite on 20 February 1794, in Slaidburn, Yorkshire, England. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Yorkshire West Riding, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Broughton, Yorkshire, England in 1851. She died on 28 March 1860, in Settle, North Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 87.
1 English: nickname from the Middle English phrase brenne hand ‘burn hand’, denoting the official who carried out this medieval legal punishment. Some of the early bearers may belong under (2).
2 English: nickname from Middle English brend hand ‘burnt hand’, given to someone whose hand had been burnt as a legal punishment.
3 English: locative name perhaps from Brennand (Fell, House) in Bowland Forest (WR Yorks). Some of the bearers in (1) may alternatively belong here.
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