Rachel Annie Magnall was born born on 30th October 1894 (VRI & RoB Burnley 1894 Q4 8e 219) and christened on the 22nd November 1894 (VRI). She was the daughter of Thomas Magnall (FM021) and Sarah Blakey (FM022).

At the time of the 1901 Census Rachel was seven years old and living with her parents at the grocer shop at 198 Accrington Road.

Rachel married Fred Beanland in 1919 and they had the following children:

  • James Magnall Beanland, born 2nd July 1920, died 1986;
  • Florence Maud Beanland, born 17th July 1921, died 15th May 1978.

Fred died in 1949.

Rachel died on the 10th June 1980 and was buried in Burnley Cemetery on the 13th June. At the time of her death she was living at 23 Barclay Avenue.

[Last updated 18 July 2010]