Harry Healey

Brief Life History of Harry

Harry Healey was born in England, United Kingdom. He had at least 1 daughter with Ada Agnes Kennedy. He died in 1966, in Manchester, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom.

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Harry Healey
Ada Agnes Kennedy
Barbara Healey

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    1850 · Belle Vue Gaol Opens

    Belle Vue Gaol was a Victorian prison in Gorton, Manchester. The living conditions for the prisoners were horrible. It was intended to be a prison for both males and females and also became a military prison.  In 1892, the prison was demolished.

    1850 · Industrial Revolution in Lancashire

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

    1859 · Lancashire Rifle Volunteers

    The Lancashire Rifle Volunteers started in the eighteenth century. Those that fought in the militia were selected by ballot. They were formed because of threat due to the Revolutionary War and the Napoleonic War.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from Healey (Lancashire, North Yorkshire, Yorkshire, Northumberland), Heeley (Yorkshire), or Healaugh (North Yorkshire, Yorkshire). The main origin in Yorkshire was Healey (in Shelley) but the Yorkshire name has also probably been confused with Haley . The placenames derive from Old English hēah ‘high’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.

    Irish: variant of Healy .

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

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