Mary Lowe

11 August 1835–1891 (Age 55)
Pemberton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Lowe was born on 11 August 1835, in Pemberton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Lowe, was 30 and her mother, Ellen Meadows, was 30. She married Luke Parkinson on 3 June 1855, in Wigan, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Ince-in-Makerfield, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1861. She died in 1891, in Wigan, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 56.

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Family Time Line

Luke Parkinson
1832–1920
Mary Lowe
1835–1891
Marriage: 3 June 1855
Luke Parkinson
1855–
Joseph Parkinson
1882–
Thomas Parkinson
1859–
Ellen Parkinson
1861–
Alice Parkinson
1861–1867
James Parkinson
1863–
Peter Parkinson
1865–
Alice Parkinson
1867–
Mary Parkinson
1868–1911
William Parkinson
1870–
John Parkinson
1872–
George Parkinson
1875–
Ralph Parkinson
1877–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 June 1855
Wigan, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
children

(13)

    Luke Parkinson

    Male1855–Male

    Thomas Parkinson

    Male1859–Male

    Ellen Parkinson

    Female1861–Female

    Alice Parkinson

    Female1861–1867Female

    James Parkinson

    Male1863–Male

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (6)

1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842

Age 7

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.
1843

Age 8

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1850 · Industrial Revolution in Lancashire

Age 15

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 and Scottish: variant spelling of Low .2 German (Löwe): see Loewe .3 Jewish (Ashkenazic; Löwe): ornamental name from German Löwe ‘lion’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Lowe in household of Thomas Meadows, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Mary Low in household of Ellen Low, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Mary Parkinson in household of Luke Parkinson, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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