Alice Howcroft

16 January 1810–30 June 1827
Little Lever, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Alice

When Alice Howcroft was born on 16 January 1810, in Little Lever, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Howcroft, was 44 and her mother, Alice Nicholson, was 44. She was buried in Deane, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

William Howcroft
1766–1828
Alice Nicholson
1766–1829
Ellen Howcroft
1790–1847
Joseph Howcroft
1790–
Jenny Howcroft
1792–
James Howcroft
1794–
Mary Howcroft
1796–
Peter Howcroft
1799–1840
Ralph Howcroft
1803–1803
Alice Howcroft
1804–1808
John Howcroft
1807–1883
Alice Howcroft
1810–1827
Hannah Howcroft
1814–

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World Events (3)

1815

Age 5

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 13

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

Age 15

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.

Name Meaning

English (mainly south Lancashire): habitational name from some place named as a smallholding ( see Croft ) on the spur of a hill ( see Huff ), e.g. Howcroft in Rimington, West Yorkshire.

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

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  • Alice Holcroft, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Alice Howcroft, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"
  • Alice Holcroft, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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