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Ann (Fish) Woodruff (1848)

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Ann Woodruff formerly Fish
Born in Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire, England, United Kingdommap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 1868 in Blackburn, Lancashire, England, United Kingdommap
Mother of
Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
Profile last modified 27 Oct 2019
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Ann was born in 1848.

Birth Registration
1848 FISH Ann DEAN Oswaldtwistle Preston OS/8/44
Baptism: 1 Oct 1848 St James, Accrington, Lancs.
Ann Fish - Daughter of Ralph Fish & Mary Ann
Born: 12 Sep 1848
Abode: Heyes
Occupation: Tackler
Baptised by: J. Hopwood
Register: Baptisms 1842 - 1861, Page 140, Entry 1117
Source: LDS Film 1278944

Census Records

Census 1851 Factory Street, Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire, England

Richard Dean Head Male 55 Accrington, Lancashire
Allison Dean Wife Female 54 Altham, Lancashire
Betty Dean Daughter Female 31 Accrington, Lancashire
George Dean Son Male 27 Accrington, Lancashire
Mary Ann Dean Daughter Female 28 Church, Lancashire
John Dean Son Male 19 Church, Lancashire
Sarah Alice Dean Daughter Female 17 Church, Lancashire
James Dean Son Male 15 Church, Lancashire
Ann Fish Visitor Female 2 Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire

Census 1861 Moscow Buildings, Oswaldtwisle, Lancashire, England

Richard Dean Head Male 68 Accrington, Lancashire
Alice Ann Dean Wife Female 68
George Dean Son Male 35 Accrington, Lancashire
Betty Dean Daughter Female 45 Accrington, Lancashire
Ann Fish Granddaughter Female 12 Church, Lancashire

Census 1871 Blackburn, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

Joseph Woodruffe Head Male 23 Preston, Lancashire
Ann Woodruffe Wife Female 23 Church, Lancashire
Elizabeth Woodruffe Daughter Female 1 Blackburn, Lancashire

Census 1881 Queen Street, Oswaldtwisle, Lancashire, England

Joseph Woodruff Head Male 32 Preston, Lancashire, England
Ann Woodruff Wife Female 32 Oswaldtwisle, Lancashire, England
Clara Woodruff Daughter Female 3 Church, Lancashire, England

Census 1891 Oswaldtwisle, Lancashire, England

Ann Woodruff Head Female 32 Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire, England
Clara Woodruff Daughter Female 13 Lancashire, England
Benjamin Heys Lodger Male 35 Lancashire, England

Research Notes

Marriage 1848
FISH Ralph
DEAN Mary Ann
Blackburn Register Office or Registrar Attended
Blackburn RM/6/52
Both Mary Ann and Ralph appear to be SINGLE in the 1851 Census
I suspect the marriage was annulled or dissolved because Ralph would have been underage (15) or 16 without Parental Permission

Census 1851 New Lane, Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire, England

John Fish Head Male 40 Blackburn, Lancashire
Mary Fish Wife Female 38 Whiswall, Lancashire
Ralph Fish Son Male 17 Blackburn, Lancashire
Ellen A Fish Daughter Female 6 Blackburn, Lancashire
William H Fish Son Male 4 Blackburn, Lancashire
Alfred Fish Son Male 2 Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire
Mary J Fish Daughter Female 1 Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire
Sarah Williams Servant Female 18 Liverpool, Lancashire


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