Margaret Smith1

F, b. December 1838, d. 4 April 1876
FatherThomas Smith2 b. 18 Aug 1807, d. 16 Jun 1879
MotherAnn Bamford2 b. 1809, d. 10 May 1865
Relationship1st cousin 5 times removed of Taryn Lynn Phelan
           Margaret Smith was born in December 1838 at Hutton, Penwortham, Preston, England..1,3
     Margaret Smith appears as Margaret Smith, age 2, in the census of 1841 at Leyland (near Newgate), Penwortham, Lancashire, England,in the household of Thomas Smith, her father, along with Ann Bamford, Thomas Smith and James Smith.4
     Margaret Smith appears as Margaret Smith, age 12, in the census of 1851 at Fulwood, Lancashire, England,in the household of Thomas Smith as his daughter.5
     Margaret Smith resided in 1851 at Fulwood Row, Fulwood, England, with her parents and brothers: James, Thomas, William, and John.6
     Margaret Smith witnessed the marriage of Thomas Smith, her brother, and Agnes Docker on 27 January 1856 at St Johns, Preston, England; Witnesses were James & Margaret Smith, brother and sister of the groom.7
     Margaret Smith married Thomas Blackburn on 2 November 1859 at St John's, Preston, England. Witnesses were James Smith, brother of the bride, and Mary Blackburn.7
     Margaret Smith appears as Mary Smith, age 22, in the census of 1861 at Fulwood, Lancashire, England,in the household of Thomas Smith as his daughter, along with Ann Bamford, William Smith, John Smith and James Smith.8
     Margaret Blackburn appears as Margaret Blackburn, age 33, in the census of 1871 at Railway Hotel on Gammer Lane, Fulwood, Lancashire, England,in the household of Thomas Blackburn as his wife, along with Agnes Smith Blackburn, Ann Blackburn, Mary Blackburn and Thomas Blackburn.9
     Margaret died on 4 April 1876 at Lancashire, England, at age 37. She died from a Post partum haemorrhage and exhaustion. Certified by James A. Rigby. Her death was registered 6th April 1876 by Alice Blackburn, mother in law, of Moss Hale, Claughton, Lancashire. The registrar was Richard Cookson..7 She was buried on 9 April 1876 at St. James, Whitechapel, Lancashire, England.7

Family

Thomas Blackburn b. 30 Aug 1831, d. 25 Mar 1908
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1841Leyland (near Newgate), Penwortham, Lancashire, EnglandMargaret Smith appears as Margaret Smith, age 2, in the census of 1841 at Leyland (near Newgate), Penwortham, Lancashire, England,in the household of Thomas Smith, her father, along with Ann Bamford, Thomas Smith and James Smith.4
1851Fulwood, Lancashire, EnglandMargaret Smith appears as Margaret Smith, age 12, in the census of 1851 at Fulwood, Lancashire, England,in the household of Thomas Smith as his daughter.5
1861Fulwood, Lancashire, EnglandMargaret Smith appears as Mary Smith, age 22, in the census of 1861 at Fulwood, Lancashire, England,in the household of Thomas Smith as his daughter, along with Ann Bamford, William Smith, John Smith and James Smith.8
1871Railway Hotel on Gammer Lane, Fulwood, Lancashire, EnglandMargaret Blackburn appears as Margaret Blackburn, age 33, in the census of 1871 at Railway Hotel on Gammer Lane, Fulwood, Lancashire, England,in the household of Thomas Blackburn as his wife, along with Agnes Smith Blackburn, Ann Blackburn, Mary Blackburn and Thomas Blackburn.9

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
1851Fulwood Row, Fulwood, EnglandMargaret Smith resided in 1851 at Fulwood Row, Fulwood, England, with her parents and brothers: James, Thomas, William, and John.6

Citations

  1. [S1190] Lynn Ransom Burton, Baptisms at St. Mary's Church, Penwortham, Margaret Smith, Baptism, 25 December 1838, St. Mary, Penwortham, Lancashire, England; Original Source: Register: Baptisms 1835-1840, Bishop's Transcripts, Page 190, Entry 1525. Source: LDS Film 1502458.
  2. [S1190] Lynn Ransom Burton, Baptisms at St. Mary's Church, Penwortham, Margaret Smith, Baptism, 25 December 1838; shows Margaret Smith as the "daughter of Thomas and Ann Smith."
  3. [S485] 1851 England Census, Lancashire County, Fulwood, England, GSU Roll 87293-87294, shows age 12 and birthplace as Penwortham, Lancashire.
  4. [S489] 1841 England Census, Lancashire, Penwortham, England, GSU Roll 6, 306913.
  5. [S485] 1851 England Census, Lancashire County, Fulwood, England, GSU Roll unknown cd7.
  6. [S485] 1851 England Census, Lancashire County, Fulwood, England, GSU Roll 87293-87294.
  7. [S1187] Joanne Smith Campbell, GEDCOM File for James & Margaret Livesey Smith.
  8. [S494] 1861 England Census, Lancashire County, Fulwood, England, GSU Roll 543086.
  9. [S471] 1871 England Census, Lancashire County, Fulwood, England, GSU Roll 846959.
  10. [S850] England and Wales Christening Records: Alice Blackburn; shows mother as Margaret Blackburn, 1530-1906, Ancestry.com.