Isabella Moorcroft

Brief Life History of Isabella

When Isabella Moorcroft was born in 1877, in Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Moorcroft, was 36 and her mother, Ellen Crane, was 35. She married James Anderton in 1897, in Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom.

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James Anderton
Isabella Moorcroft
Marriage: 1897

Sources (4)

  • Isabella Moorcroft in household of John Moorcroft, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Isabella Morecroft, "England, Lancashire, Parish Registers 1538-1910"
  • Isabella Moorcroft in household of John Moorcroft, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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1878 · Bacup Natural History Society

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.


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London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the many minor places called Moorcroft, named with Old English mōr ‘moor, swamp’ + croft ‘small enclosed field’.

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

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