Nancy was born on 13 June 1840, at Withings near Hawkshaw in Lancashire to Thomas (HM059) and Rachel (HM060). Below are the details of a certified copy of the birth certificate:
|Registration District Bury|
|1840 Birth in the Sub-District of Holcombe in the County of Lancaster|
|Name, if any||Sex||Name and Surname
|Name, surname and
|Signature, Description and
Residence of Informant
|Nancy||Girl||Thomas Magnall||Rachel Magnall
|Weaver||The mark X of
The 1841 Census tells us that she was then 7 months old and living with her parents, William (GM076) her older brother and Ann (GM077) her older sister at Withings Clough.
In the 1851 Census she is recorded as being 10 years old and living with her family at Boardmans in Hawkshaw, Lancashire.
[Last updated 30 Nov 2008]