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A Family History

Four generations

Mary Duckworth : Mary Hannah Tomlinson : Phyllis Grime : Margaret Whittaker


With grateful thanks to various members of the Lancashire Family History & Heraldry Society, especially Tony Foster, Heather Singleton (ne้ Ward), Jenni Spain and Ray Aspden.

Sources include:

Darwen And Its People by J.G. Shaw published by THCL Books ISBN 0 948494 13 1
A History of Blackburn Town & Parish by W.A. Abram published by THCL Books ISBN 0 948494 10 7
Industrial Heritage by Mike Rothwell published by Bridgestone Press (1992) ISBN 1 897605005
Blackburn & Darwen A Century Ago published by Landy Publishing ISBN 0 9507692 8 2

British Mining No. 64  Coal Mines Around Accrington and Blackburn N.M.R.S. Publications – Jack Nadin ISBN 0 901450 51 0
Darwen's Day by Alan Duckworth published by Ashleigh Barrow Books. 1993.
Pictorial Darwen published by the Darwen and County Gazette Ltd. 1904
Extracts from Census Returns held at the PRO.
Extracts from Non Conformist Baptist Registers held at the PRO.
Extracts from Darwen News and images held at the Darwen Public Library
Extracts from Monumental Inscriptions published by Local Family History Societies
Extracts from Wills held at the PRO and York Probate Registry
Material provided by Jenni Spain, descendent of Charles & Emma Harvie
Extract from the Darwen Advertiser & News 1978
Extracts from Accrington Times, Blackburn Times, Blackburn Standard & The Blackburn Weekly Express
Images of England : Darwen, compiled by Martin Baggoley, Tempus Publishing Ltd. 1988 ISBN: 0752430084
The Leigh Journal, 23rd Augist 1912
The Standish Homepage
Standish History Organisation
Derek Wales Photography


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