Catharine Ackers

1823–1900 (Age 77)
Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Catharine

Catharine Ackers was born in 1823, in Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of Henry Ackers. She married George Newsham on 13 October 1846, in Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She died in February 1900, in Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 77, and was buried in Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

George Newsham
1822–1876
Catharine Ackers
1823–1900
Marriage: 13 October 1846
Jane Newsham
1847–
Thomas Newsham
1848–
Alice Newsham
1850–
Kate Newsham
1860–1861
Walter Newsham
1851–1917
George Newsham
1856–1920
Charles Newsham
1857–1859
Joseph Newsham
1861–
Elizabeth Newsham
1864–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 October 1846
Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
children

(9)

    Jane Newsham

    Female1847–Female

    Thomas Newsham

    Male1848–Male

    Alice Newsham

    Female1850–Female

    Walter Newsham

    Male1851–1917Male

    George Newsham

    Male1856–1920Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Ackers

    MaleMale

siblings

(1)

World Events (7)

1823

Age 0

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1825 · Museum of Lancashire

Age 2

The Museum of Lancashire is located in the former courthouse of Preston in Lancashire, England. The building was designed by Thomas Rickman. Some the exhibits include Lancashire through the years, at work, at play, goes to war, and law and order. All depict different times and events in Lancashire county. The museum closed in 2015 and is now only opened for scheduled appointments.
1850 · Industrial Revolution in Lancashire

Age 27

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

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Akers .2 Altered form of Acker .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Catherine Newsham, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Catherine Newsham, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Catherine Newsham in household of George Newsham, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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