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Margaret 'Peggy' COUNSELL
of Samlesbury, Lancashire
Alternative names
Margaret 'Peggy' BARNES (Married)
Ancestors
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Richard COUNSELL
~1723 - 1797
Cordwainer of Osbaldeston, Lancashire
Margaret 'Peggy' COUNSELL
1749 - ~1810
of Samlesbury, Lancashire
 
John HINDLE
~1690 - ~1765
Weaver of Mellor, Lancashire
Ann HINDLE
bap.1724 - ~1785
of Osbaldeston, Lancashire
 
Thomas SHARPLES
~1658 - ~1749
of Osbaldeston, Lancashire
Mary SHARPLES
bap.1704 - ~1764
of Osbaldeston, Lancashire
 
Unknown [SHARPLES]
~1658 - ~1708
Spouses and Descendants
Generations
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Margaret 'Peggy' COUNSELL
1749 - ~1810
of Samlesbury, Lancashire
  m. George BARNES (~1738 - ~1815)
 
Richard BARNES
bap.1773 - ~1823
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Henry BARNES
bap.1774 - ~1824
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Robert BARNES
1775 - ~1825
of Mellor, Lancashire
Agnes 'Aggy' BARNES
1778 - bur.1823
of Mellor, Lancashire
  m. John ELLISON (1771 - ~1846)
 
John ELLISON
1798 - ~1848
of Balderstone, Lancashire
Peggy ELLISON
bap.1801 - ~1851
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Nancy ELLISON
bap.1803 - 1838
of Balderstone, Lancashire
  m. William FORREST (~1799 - ~1885)
 
James FORREST
1833 - 1889
Cotton spinner of Mellor, Lancashire
  m. (Caroline) Elizabeth ARCHIBALD (bap.1834 - 1903)
 
Firth FORREST
1854 - 1931
Cotton spinner of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Letitia 'Lettice' WILKINSON (1853 - 1928)
 
John FORREST
1875 - ~1915
Cotton weaver of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Esther RAWLINSON (~1871 - ~1941)
 
Firth FORREST
1897 - 1968
Storekeeper (Assembly Room Store - Royal Ordnance Factory) of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Mary Ann YATES (1899 - 1962)
 
John FORREST
1920 - ~1980
Paper mill worker of Blackburn, Lancashire
Robert FORREST
1922 - ~1981
Bakery assistant of Blackburn, Lancashire
A Private Individual
Clifford FORREST
1929 - 1929
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Esther FORREST
1900 - 1965
Cotton weaver of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Edward DAVIES (1896 - ~1967)
 
A Private Individual
  m. Fred SMITH (~1905 - ?)
 
Arthur DAVIES
1921 - ~1980
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Edward FORREST
1904 - 1968
Engineer and stoker at cotton mill of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Ethel E BLACKBURN (1905 - ~1972)
 
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
John FORREST
1907 - ~1973
Paper mill worker of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Doris KNOWLES (1907 - ~1973)
 
A Private Individual
Jane FORREST
1908 - 1979
Cotton weaver of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. William Henry HAWORTH (1909 - 2004)
 
Royden HAWORTH
1929 - 1982
of Blackburn, Lancashire
 
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
 
Arthur FORREST
1911 - 1982
of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Phyllis M MCGOWAN (1909 - 1967)
 
Harriet FORREST
1884 - 1951
of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Thomas PARK (~1869 - 1903)
  m. Adam GREENWOOD (1880 - 1959)
 
Nancy FORREST
1885 - 1973
Cardroom hand at cotton mill of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. William Henry BLAKLEY (1878 - ~1942)
  m. Joseph HARTLEY (1878 - ~1959)
 
Harriet BLAKLEY
1906 - 1988
of Earby, Yorkshire
  m. Thomas NORSE (1906 - 1995)
 
William Henry NORSE
1928 - 1991
of Skipton, Yorkshire
 
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Frank NORSE
1933 - 2007
of Blackburn, Lancashire
 
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
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Adam NORSE
1935 - 1976
of Blackburn, Lancashire
 
Albert BLAKLEY
1907 - 1977
Cotton weaver of Skipton, Yorkshire
  m. Alice Elizabeth HOGG (1907 - ~1973)
 
Rose BLAKLEY
1908 - 1972
Cotton weaver of Skipton, Yorkshire
  m. Robert W CLAYTON (1907 - ~1973)
 
A Private Individual
 
Josephine BLAKLEY
1915 - 1998
Cotton weaver of Skipton, Yorkshire
  m. James GRIMSHAW (1912 - 1976)
 
A Private Individual
 
Margaret Archibald FORREST
1857 - 1857
of Blackburn, Lancashire
James FORREST
1858 - ~1860
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Robert Archibald FORREST
1860 - 1922
Cotton creeler of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Catherine Ann 'Kate' PICKUP (1866 - 1922)
 
John FORREST
1863 - ~1939
Cotton spinner of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Selina HIGGINSON (~1863 - 1933)
 
Elizabeth FORREST
1891 - ~1983
of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. James MCVAN (1890 - 1971)
  m. Joseph CLIFFE (~1925 - ?)
 
A Private Individual
  m. WHITE (~1917 - ?)
 
Selina FORREST
1893 - 1977
Cotton weaver of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Edward WILSON (1894 - ~1967)
 
A Private Individual
Isabella FORREST
1898 - 1960
of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Ernest SMITH (1894 - 1969)
 
Florence 'Florrie' SMITH
1920 - 2007
Capstan lathe hand of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Harry SUTTON (~1909 - ?)
 
A Private Individual
Selina SMITH
1921 - 1997
Cotton winder of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. David LOWE (1920 - ~1980)
  m. James Hartley BYRNE (1930 - 1982)
 
A Private Individual
 
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Jessie Hannah SMITH
1922 - 1948
Cotton weaver of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Albert DOUGLAS (1921 - 1956)
 
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
John FORREST
1901 - ~1970
Woodyard labourer of Blackburn, Lancashire
Thomas FORREST
1904 - ~1957
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Nancy FORREST
1865 - 1944
Cotton weaver of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. James BLACKBURN (1862 - 1901)
 
Jane BLACKBURN
1888 - 1971
Cotton weaver of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Herbet BARNETT (1853 - 1943)
 
Elizabeth BLACKBURN
1890 - 1955
Cotton weaver of Blackburn, Lancashire
Harriet Firth BLACKBURN
1892 - 1984
Cotton weaver of Blackburn, Lancashire
Robert BLACKBURN
1893 - 1972
Family grocer of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Lucy A DUNN (1899 - 1959)
 
A Private Individual
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A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
  m. Alfred Brian DUNDERDALE (1931 - 2014)
 
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
 
Charlotte Lucy ROYLE
1987 - 1987
of Manchester, Lancashire
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
James BLACKBURN
1896 - 1901
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Richard BLACKBURN
1896 - 1901
of Blackburn, Lancashire
John BLACKBURN
1898 - 1901
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Fred BLACKBURN
1899 - 1991
Painter and decorator of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Amy SHORROCK (1903 - 1975)
 
Emily BLACKBURN
1901 - 1901
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Harriet FORREST
1867 - 1868
of Blackburn, Lancashire
James FORREST
1869 - 1946
Labourer (retired) of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Barbara HAWORTH (1869 - 1948)
 
James FORREST
1890 - 1891
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Isabella FORREST
1892 - 1976
Cotton winder (unemployed, seeking work) of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. William Arthur FERGUSON (1898 - 1965)
 
Lilian 'Lily' FERGUSON
1921 - 1975
Cotton doffer in ring room of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Jack SUNTER (~1912 - ?)
 
A Private Individual
  m. Linda A NEWSHAM (1948 - 2005)
 
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
Margaret FERGUSON
1924 - 2010
Cotton weaver of Blackburn, Lancashire
 
Thomas FERGUSON
1927 - 1935
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Barbara FERGUSON
1928 - 1930
of Blackburn, Lancashire
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
 
Elizabeth FORREST
1895 - 1895
of Blackburn, Lancashire
James FORREST
1896 - 1897
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Barbara FORREST
1899 - 1965
Cotton weaver of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. William JOHNSON (~1888 - ~1963)
 
Betty JOHNSON
1921 - 2000
Slipper worker of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. James THORNLEY (1921 - 1988)
 
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
William FORREST
1903 - 1904
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Thomas FORREST
1906 - 1934
Schoolboy (infant) of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Nora YATES (1902 - ~1971)
 
William Gordon FORREST
1931 - 1980
of Blackburn, Lancashire
 
A Private Individual
 
Lily FORREST
1909 - 1928
Schoolgirl (infant) of Blackburn, Lancashire
William FORREST
1871 - 1930
Cotton spinner of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Rose Ann PARKES (1871 - 1948)
 
Harriet FORREST
1890 - 1973
Cotton winder of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Frederick BAMFORD (1890 - 1943)
 
James BAMFORD
1919 - 1924
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Firth BAMFORD
1919 - 1986
Joiner (apprentice, bench hand) of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Edna COCKSHUTT (1921 - 2011)
 
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
Elizabeth 'Lizzie' FORREST
1892 - 1978
Cotton weaver of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. William 'Billy' STANHOPE (1894 - 1929)
 
Dorothy Rose STANHOPE
1923 - 2009
of Fylde R.D., Lancashire
 
Margaret STANHOPE
1927 - 1973
of Fylde R.D., Lancashire
 
A Private Individual
Mary 'Poll' FORREST
1895 - 1981
Cotton winder of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Luke WILSON (~1887 - ~1962)
 
Fred WILSON
1920 - 2003
Motor electrician of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Phyllis D PAGE (~1911 - ?)
 
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
Firth FORREST
1898 - 1918
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Alice FORREST
1901 - 1902
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Rose 'Rosie' FORREST
1903 - 1979
Cotton winder of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Arthur MORRIS (1902 - 1936)
  m. George TOWLER (~1915 - ?)
 
Brian MORRIS
1930 - 1957
of Blackburn, Lancashire
 
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
Olive FORREST
1904 - 1967
Cotton warper of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. James 'Jim' WALMSLEY (1905 - ~1953)
 
William 'Bill' FORREST
1906 - 1969
Textile fitter's labourer of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Nancy DUCKWORTH (1908 - ~1974)
 
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
John 'Jack' FORREST
1907 - 1972
Clerk of Works (Blackburn Corporation) of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Edna May SCOTT (1908 - 1994)
 
Firth Scott FORREST
1937 - 1937
of Blackburn, Lancashire
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
James FORREST
1914 - 1930
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Harriet FORREST
1873 - 1956
Cotton winder of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Richard BLACKBURN (1864 - 1952)
 
May BLACKBURN
1898 - 1964
of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Albert BICKERSTAFF (1896 - 1963)
 
Olive BICKERSTAFF
1930 - 2000
of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Leslie BARRACLOUGH (1928 - 1999)
 
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
 
William BLACKBURN
1900 - 1968
Woollen & trimming merchant sales and maker of army clothing etc of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Elsie FIELDING (1905 - 1980)
 
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
Olive BLACKBURN
1901 - 1981
Assistant cook of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Robert DAWES (1902 - ~1967)
 
Richard BLACKBURN
1904 - 1964
Wholesale woollen warehouse salesman of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Elsie TATE (1907 - 1984)
 
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
Arthur BLACKBURN
1906 - 1987
Painter and decorator of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Sarah J LOWE (1910 - ~1971)
 
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
 
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
A Private Individual
Robert ELLISON
1804 - ~1854
of Balderstone, Lancashire
Ellen ELLISON
bap.1806 - ~1856
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Mary ELLISON
bap.1808 - ~1858
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Ann 'Nanny' BARNES
bap.1780 - ~1841
of Ribchester, Lancashire
  m. Henry FORREST (bap.1765 - 1823)
 
Ellen FORREST
1803 - ~1853
of Mellor, Lancashire
Henry FORREST
bap.1804 - ~1854
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Jinny FORREST
bap.1805 - ~1855
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Moulding FORREST
bap.1806 - bur.1811
of Blackburn, Lancashire
George FORREST
bap.1808 - ~1858
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Henry FORREST
bap.1809 - ~1859
of Blackburn, Lancashire
James FORREST
1810 - ~1860
Moulding FORREST
bap.1811 - 1898
of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Mary SHARPLES (~1819 - ~1894)
 
Thomas FORREST
bap.1812 - ~1862
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Richard FORREST
bap.1814 - ~1887
of Blackburn, Lancashire
  m. Ellen WHITAKER (~1801 - ~1876)
  m. Ellen BEVERLEY (~1827 - ~1902)
 
Henry FORREST
~1834 - ~1884
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Elizabeth J FORREST
~1836 - ~1886
of Mellor, Lancashire
Thomas FORREST
~1838 - ~1888
of Mellor, Lancashire
Moulding FORREST
~1841 - ~1891
of Mellor, Lancashire
Ann 'Nanny' FORREST
~1843 - ~1893
of Mellor, Lancashire
James FORREST
~1846 - ~1896
of Samlesbury, Lancashire
Margaret FORREST
~1849 - ~1899
of Samlesbury, Lancashire
Betty FORREST
bap.1816 - ~1866
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Mary BARNES
bap.1782 - ~1832
of Ribchester, Lancashire
George BARNES
1784 - ~1834
of Mellor, Lancashire
James BARNES
1786 - ~1836
of Mellor, Lancashire
William BARNES
1788 - ~1838
of Mellor, Lancashire
Jenney BARNES
1789 - ~1839
of Mellor, Lancashire
Narrative and Notes

Peggy COUNSELL was the second oldest of Richard COUNSELL's ten children. At his death in 1797 she was bequeathed one ninth of her father's goods and chattels, to be received after the death of his wife Mary.

Timeline
Personal Family World
Date
Age*
Event
Place
21 Nov 1749
0
Birth 
Samlesbury, Lancashire
26 Nov 1749
0
Baptism 
St Leonard The Less, Samlesbury, Lancashire, England
1749
0
Residence 
Samlesbury, Lancashire
7 Jul 1762
12
Burial of brother William COUNSELL 
St Mary the Virgin, Blackburn, Lancashire, England
12 Aug 1771
21
Marriage to husband George BARNES 
St Mary the Virgin, Blackburn, Lancashire, England
23 Apr 1773
23
Baptism of son Richard BARNES 
St Mary the Virgin, Blackburn, Lancashire, England
17 Jul 1774
24
Baptism of son Henry BARNES 
St Mary the Virgin, Blackburn, Lancashire, England
6 Dec 1775
26
Birth of son Robert BARNES 
Mellor, Lancashire
25 May 1778
28
Birth of daughter Agnes 'Aggy' BARNES 
Mellor, Lancashire
10 Sep 1780
30
Baptism of daughter Ann 'Nanny' BARNES 
10 
Ribchester, Lancashire
25 Dec 1780
31
Marriage of brother Ralph COUNSELL and Sarah FORREST 
11 
St Mary the Virgin, Blackburn, Lancashire, England
10 Mar 1782
32
Baptism of daughter Mary BARNES 
12 
Ribchester, Lancashire
18 Feb 1784
34
Birth of son George BARNES 
13 
Mellor, Lancashire
6 Sep 1786
36
Birth of son James BARNES 
14 
Mellor, Lancashire
20 Feb 1788
38
Birth of son William BARNES 
Mellor, Lancashire
27 Nov 1789
40
Birth of daughter Jenney BARNES 
15 
Mellor, Lancashire
18 Jul 1790
40
Marriage of sister Anne 'Nanny' COUNSELL and Henry FORREST 
16 
St Mary the Virgin, Blackburn, Lancashire, England
30 Jan 1793
43
Burial of brother James COUNSELL 
17 
Mellor, Lancashire
13 Mar 1797
47
Marriage of daughter Agnes 'Aggy' BARNES and John ELLISON 
18 
Blackburn, Lancashire
bef 25 Apr 1797
47
Death of sister Anne 'Nanny' COUNSELL 
 
Apr 1797
47
Death of father Richard COUNSELL 
19 
Mellor, Lancashire
13 Dec 1801
52
Marriage of daughter Ann 'Nanny' BARNES and Henry FORREST 
20 
St Mary the Virgin, Blackburn, Lancashire, England
12 Jan 1823
73
Burial of daughter Agnes 'Aggy' BARNES 
21 
Blackburn, Lancashire
Documented age, Calculated age, Estimated age
Citations
1 - Samlesbury, St Leonard the Less, Parish Records

Christening A.D. 1749

Margaret Daughr of Richd Cownsel of Sam & Ann - Novr ye 21st ye 26th

2 - St Mary the Virgin, Blackburn Parish Records

Burials at Blackburn Church in 1762

July

7 William Son of Ann Councill of Blackburn

3 - FamilySearch International Genealogical Index

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George Barnes

England Marriages, 1538?1973

Name:

George Barnes

Event Type:

Marriage

Event Date:

12 Aug 1771

Event Place:

Blackburn, Lancashire, England

Event Place (Original):

St. Mary, Blackburn, Lancashire, England

Gender:

Male

Spouse's Name:

Peggy Councill

Spouse's Gender:

Female

4 - St Mary the Virgin, Blackburn Parish Records

No 302

Banns of Marriage between George Barns of Mellor and Peggy Councell of the Chapelry of Samlesbury were published on the three Sundays underwritten:

That is to say, On Sunday, the 21st of July 1771 by me

On Sunday, the 28th of July 1771 by me

On Sunday, the 4th August 1771 by me

5 - St Mary the Virgin, Blackburn Parish Records

The Year 1771 Page 99

No 294} Genroge Barnes of the Parish of the parish of Blackburn and Peggy Councill of the Chapelry of Samlesbury Spinster were Married in this Church by Banns this twelfth Day of August in the Year One Thousand seven Hundred and Seventy one By me William Hodgson Curate

This Marriage of solmnized between Us

Geroge Barnes

the mark of Peggy Councill

6 - St Mary the Virgin, Blackburn Parish Records

Christening at Blackburn Churches in 1773

Apr 23 Richard Son of George and Margaret Barns of Mellor

7 - St Mary the Virgin, Blackburn Parish Records

Christenings of Blackburn Church in 1774

July

17 Henry son of Gorge and Peggy Barns of Samlesbury

8 - Balderston Parish Records

1775 Continued

Robert Son of George Barns of Mellor

Born December 6th

9 - Balderston Parish Records

1778 continued

Agnes Daughter of George Barnes of Mellor Born May 25

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Ann Barnes

England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975

Name:

Ann Barnes

Event Type:

Christening

Event Date:

10 Sep 1780

Event Place:

Ribchester, Lancashire, England

Event Place (Original):

Ribchester, Lancashire, England

Gender:

Female

Father's Name:

George Barnes

11 - St Mary the Virgin, Blackburn Parish Records

Banns of Marriage bnetween Ralph Counsel and Sarah Forrest both of Mellar in the parish of B;ackburn were published on the the Sundays underwritten:

That is to say,

On Sunday, the 10th of December 1780

On Sunday, the 17th of December 1780

On Sunday, the 24th of December 1780

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No 312 Ralph Council of the Parish of Blackburn weaver and Sarah Forrest of the parish of Blackburn aforesaid spinster

Married in this Church by Banns

this Twenty fifth Day of December in the Year One Thosand Seven Hundred and Eighty

By me Wm Greenwood Curate

This marriage was solemnized between US

the mark U of Ralph Council

the X mark of Sarah Forrest

In the presence of Peter Nevill, John Nevill

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Mary Barnes

England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975

Name:

Mary Barnes

Event Type:

Christening

Event Date:

10 Mar 1782

Event Place:

Ribchester, Lancashire, England

Event Place (Original):

Ribchester, Lancashire, England

Gender:

Female

Father's Name:

George Barnes

13 - Balderston Parish Records

A Register of Baptisms at Balderston Chapel for the year of Our Lord 1784

--

George Son of George & Peggey Barns of Mellor

Born February 18th Baptized March 14th

14 - Balderston Parish Records

1786 continued

James the Son of George & Peggey Barns of Mellor Born Septmber 6 Baptized October 8th

15 - Balderston Parish Records

A Register of Baptisms at Balderston Chapel for the year of our Lord 1790

--

Jenney the Daughter of George & Peggey Barns of Mellor Born Novem. 27 Bapd Hany 10th

16 - St Mary the Virgin, Blackburn Parish Records

No 400 Henry Forest of the Parish of Blackburn Weaver, & Ann Councell of the same Parish, Spinster were Married in this Church by Banns this 18th Day of July in the Year One Thousand seven Hundred and Ninety By me Samuel Dean, Curate

This marriage was solemnized between Us

Henarery Forrest

Ann Councell's X Mark

In this presense of Henry A[sk?]ham

John Margerison

17 - St Mary the Virgin, Blackburn Parish Records

1793

January

30 James Council of Mellor

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John Ellison

England Marriages, 1538?1973

Name:

John Ellison

Event Type:

Marriage

Event Date:

13 Mar 1797

Event Place:

Blackburn, Lancashire, England

Event Place (Original):

Blackburn, Lancashire, England

Gender:

Male

Spouse's Name:

Agnes Barnes

Spouse's Gender:

Female

19 - Will of Richard Councell 1797

The Will of Rd Councel

Dated April 15 1797

_____

Councell

Will

Of Richard

Late of Mellor

Cordwainer

Deced

Provide

15 May 1797

____

In the Name of God amen I Richard Councell

of Mellor Cordwainer being wake in Body but

of sound mind and memory blessed be

almighty God for the same do make and

publish this my last will and testament

in manner and forme following that is to say

after all my debts and funeral expenses are paid

First I give and bequeath my beloved wife

Mary the use of all my household goods

so long as shee and my son Thomas and shee

my beloved wife Mary can agree to

keepe house to geather but if shee shall

consume or diminish ought of the said

goods then it shall be lawfully lawful for my Executor's

here after named to sell up all the said

household goods and chattles and give her the

interest of it so long as she shall live

and after her death

I give to all my children or ther lawfull

hars my personal estate goods and chattles of

what kind or nature so ever I give to all my children

share and share alike Item I give and be

quaith unto my son John one ninth part Item

I give and be quaith to my daughter Pegy Barns

one ninth part Item I give and be quaith und to

my son William one ninth part Item

I give and be quaith unto my son Richard one

ninth part Item I give and be quaith unto

my son Ralph one ninth part Item I give

and be quaith to my son James one ninth part

Item I give and be quaith to my daughter Mary

now wife of John Wield one ninth part item

I give to the three children of my daughter

Ann Forrest one ninth part Item I give

and be quaith to my son Thomas one ninth

part Item I give and be quaith to my son George

one ninth part I give to my son John my

dictionary and all the rest of my books I give

to my son Thomas and wood for a writing desk which

said several legacies or sums of money I will

and order shall be paid to the said respective

legatees within six months after my wife's

decease I appoint for my executives of this my last

will my son William and my son George and

Adam Livesay of Mellor In witness whereof

I have set my hand and seal on this fifteenth day of

April in the year of our Lord 1797

his

Rd [mark and seal] Councell

mark

Signed sealed published and

declared by the above named

Richard Counsell to be his

last will and testament in

the presence of us who have here

unto subscribed our names as

witnesses in the presence of

the testator

Witness John Fenton

William Counsill

Thos Earnshaw

The 24th day of April 1797 William Counsell and George Counsell two of the executives within named were sworn in common form / power served for Adam Livesay the executor to take the execution thereupon him where he shall lawfully request the same

before me T Starkie Surrogate

Value of the effects above forty under one hundred pounds

Pro issued 15th May 1797

20 - St Mary the Virgin, Blackburn Parish Records

No 130

Henry Forrest of the Parish of Blackburn, weaver & Ann Barnes of the same parish spin[ster] were Married in thie Church by a license granted by the Recd J Harkie Sur this thirteenth Day of December in the Year One Thousand Eight Hundred and One By me W [?] Curate

This Marriage was solemnized bertween US

Henry Forrest

Ann * Barnes' mark

in the Presence of James Radcliffe, John Margerison

21 - St Mary the Virgin, Blackburn Parish Records

BURIALS in the Parish of Blackburn in the COunty of Lancaster in the Year 1823

Aggy Ellison - Mellor - Jan 12 - 44 yrs - R Garnett

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