Mary Ann Marginson

2 December 1829–about 1900 (Age 70)
Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Marginson was born on 2 December 1829, in Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Marginson, was 44 and her mother, Ann Turner, was 41. She married Isaac Knowles in 1848, in Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died about 1900, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Knowles
Mary Ann Marginson
Marriage: 1848
Alison Ann Knowles

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1848Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    Age 1
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
    1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842
    Age 13
    The Parliment of the United Kingdom passed the Mines and Collieries Act of 1842, mostly commonly known as the Mines Act of 1842. This act made it so that nobody under the age of ten could work in the mines and also females in general could not be employed.
    1850 · Industrial Revolution in Lancashire
    Age 21
    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

    English: variant of Margison with intrusive -n-.

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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    Sources (6)

    • Mary Ann Knowles in household of Ann Marginson, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
    • Mary Ann Knowles in household of Isaac Knowles, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
    • Mary Ann Knowles in household of Isaac Knowles, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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