Mary Ann Brooks

1840–
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary Ann

Mary Ann Brooks was born in 1840, in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of James Brooks. She married Benjamin Flintham on 25 December 1858, in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Bingley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1871.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Benjamin Flintham
1832–
Mary Ann Brooks
1840–
Marriage: 25 December 1858
Benjamin Flintham
1860–
Millicent A. Flintham
1862–
Kate Flintham
1869–
Mary Ellen Flintham
1864–
Jessie Flintham
1866–
Tom Flintham
1871–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 December 1858
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
children

(6)

    Benjamin Flintham

    Male1860–Male

    Millicent A. Flintham

    Female1862–Female

    Mary Ellen Flintham

    Female1864–Female

    Jessie Flintham

    Male1866–Male

    Kate Flintham

    Female1869–Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    James Brooks

    MaleMale

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1843

Age 3

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1863 · Lendal Bridge Opened

Age 23

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.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 40

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the possessive case of Brook (i.e. ‘of the brook’).2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Jewish surnames.3 Americanized spelling of German Brucks .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Mary Ann Flintham in household of Benjamin Flintham, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Mary A Flintham in household of Benjamin Flintham, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.