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BirthFemale; 29 Nov 1818 [13],[216]
BaptismEccles, Lancashire UK
Death4 March 1871, age 52; Barton Upon Irwell, Lancashire UK
Burial March 1871; St Catherine's, Barton on Irwell, Lancashire UK


1        Married, 1847
BirthMale; 18 Dec 1813; Thame Mill, Thame, Oxfordshire UK
Baptism15 April 1814; Thame, Oxfordshire UK
Death19 Aug 1886, age 72; The Cove, Silverdale, Lancashire UK
Burial Aug 1886; Silverdale, Lancashire UK
OccupationBrewer, Stangeways Brewery, Manchester UK
Web Page Henry Boddington, Life

The Cove, Silverdale, Westmorland (Cumbria today)

Marriage 8 July 1847, Manchester Cathedral
Children (8):Walter BODDINGTON [Died in childhood] (1848 - 1862)
Henry BODDINGTON (1849 - 1925)
Ruth BODDINGTON (1852 - )
William Slater BODDINGTON (1853 - 1908)
Frank Cooper BODDINGTON (1855 - 1876)
Amy Mica BODDINGTON (1858 - )
Edgar BODDINGTON (1859 - 1939)
Robert Slater BODDINGTON (1862 - 1930)

Notes for Martha SLATER

Bank House, Barton on Irwell, (Patricroft), Lancashire UK passed via Martha to her husband Henry Boddington on the death of her father William Slater.

Notes for Henry BODDINGTON

See the autobiographical 'Record of the life of HENRY BODDINGTON, born 1813, died 1886'.

In his memoir, Revd Edgar BODDINGTON claims that his father, Henry BODDINGTON, had been expected to inherit his father's farm and mill at Cuddington, and that the fact that he didn't was considered by the family to be a great injustice. [322]

This is surprising because Henry was the second son, and one might have expected the inheritance to go to the first son. It was also of great good fortune because Henry went on to develop and eventually own the brewery at Strangeways, Manchester, and make the family fortune, something that would never have happened at the old mill at Cuddington! [Webmaster] [341]


1.  Document, Henry Boddington 1813-1886, 1886, Record of the life of Henry Boddington
2.  Document, Reginald Stewart BODDINGTON, 1889, Pedigree of the Family of BODDINGTON
13.  Document, Noni Watkins researches and papers, 2000
216.  Email, Anthony Williams, 13 August 2010
319.  Email, Trevor Penn, 20 April 2018
322.  Book, Revd Edgar Boddington b.1859, 12/05/2018, My Earliest Life ...., Never published, a hand-written memoir, presently in the hands of the webmaster.
341.  Newspaper, Hannah Prevett, 23 May 2021, The Sunday Times, 'I chose Bowie's furniture over Boddingtons bitter'

Person record last updated: 23 Jan 2024

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