Ellen Jane Marsh

FemaleJuly 1868–16 January 1944

Brief Life History of Ellen Jane

When Ellen Jane Marsh was born in July 1868, in Windle, Lancashire, England, her father, Henry Marsh, was 33 and her mother, Mary Norton, was 28. She lived in Eccleston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1881. She died on 16 January 1944, at the age of 75.

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Henry Marsh
Mary Norton
Thomas Marsh
Ellen Jane Marsh
Henry Marsh
Peter Marsh
Joseph Marsh
Mary Marsh
Margaret Marsh

Sources (5)

  • Ellen Marsh in household of Henry Marsh, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915
  • Ellen Marsh in household of Henry Marsh, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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Siblings (7)

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World Events (8)

1878 · Bacup Natural History Society

Age 10

The Bacup Natural History Society was established in 1878 in Lancashire. It holds a collection of over 4,000 photos, slides, and documents. It holds many different artifacts from military to fossils.


Age 16

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 33

The East Lancashire Royal Engineers was a group of volunteers in a unit of Britian's Royal Engineers. They were started in Manchester in 1901. They fought on the western front during WWI and were part of the Dunkirk Evacuation during WWII.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by or in a marsh or fen, Middle English mersch (Old English mersc), or a habitational name from any of various minor places called with this word, for example in Yorkshire, Shropshire and Buckinghamshire.

Americanized form of German Marsch .

Americanized form of Slovenian Marš: unexplained. Compare Mars 7.

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

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