Isabella Duxbury

19 March 1847–1915 (Age 67)
Langcliffe, Yorkshire, England

The Life of Isabella

When Isabella Duxbury was born on 19 March 1847, in Langcliffe, Yorkshire, England, her father, George Duxbury, was 34 and her mother, Alice Yates, was 28. She married Richard Worsley in 1869, in Padiham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Bolton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1881 and Clinton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States in 1900. She died in 1915, in Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 68.

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World Events (8)

1850 · Industrial Revolution in Lancashire

Age 3

When the Industrial Revolution hit Lancashire, cotton mills started spring up everywhere. This helped the cotton industry to start booming even moreso in Lancashire.
1863 · Lendal Bridge Opened

Age 16

The Lendal Bridge was opened in 1863, after a previous failed attempt at building it Thomas Page was brought in to design it. It is an iron bridge styled with the gothic style popular in England. When it was first opened, it was a toll bridge but in 1894, it accepted it’s last toll.

Age 18

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Lancashire, recorded in the early 13th century as D(e)ukesbiri, from the genitive case of the Old English personal name Deowuc or Duc(c) (both of uncertain origin) + Old English burh ‘fort’ ( see Burke ).

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

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  • Isabella Worsley in household of Richard Worsley, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Isabella Worsley in household of Richard Worsley, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Isabella Worsley in household of Richard Worsley, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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