Catherine Rowles

Female1823–October 1859

Brief Life History of Catherine

Catherine Rowles was born in 1823, in Warrington, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of William Rowles. She married William Bolsworth on 12 August 1845, in Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died in October 1859, in Windle, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 36.

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William Bolsworth
Catherine Rowles
Marriage: 12 August 1845
William Rowles
Sarah Bolsworth
Richard Bolsworth
Sarah Bolsworth

Sources (3)

  • Catherine Rowles, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"
  • Catherine Rowles in entry for William Bolsworth, "England, Lancashire, Liverpool, Banns and Marriages, 1557-1960"
  • Catherine Rowles en el registro de William Bolsworth, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 August 1845Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (1)

    World Events (7)


    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.

    1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

    Age 10

    The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.

    Name Meaning

    English (Gloucestershire and Oxfordshire): of Norman origin, a variant of Roll with genitive or post-medieval excrescent -s. See Rolfe .

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

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