Mary Birkinhead (now Williams)

Born: 16 May 1817, Leftwich (now Davenham, just south of Northwich), Cheshire, England
Baptism: 18 May 1817, Leftwich (now Davenham, just south of Northwich), Cheshire, England
Parents: Ralph Birkinhead (1791-1871) (bricklayer / bricksetter) and Martha Birkinhead (nee Burgess) (1785-1848)
(Married 20 July 1813, Great Budworth, Northwich, Cheshire, England)
Siblings: Elizabeth Birkenhead (December 1813 - February 1847), Davenham, Cheshire, England
                Mary Birkinhead (1817-1881)
                William Birkenhead (July 1819 - March 1850), Davenham, Cheshire, England
                George Birkenhead (1823 - August 1902), Davenham, Cheshire, England
                Henry Birkenhead (20 November 1825 - 1846), Davenham, Cheshire, England
                Ralph Birkenhead (26 July 1829 - ...), Davenham, Cheshire, England
Married: Edward Williams (widower, carpenter, joiner), 22 June 1845, Great Budworth, Cheshire, England (Q2 1845, Runcorn, Cheshire, Vol.19, p.204) (St Mary, Great Budworth, Cheshire West, 126/2/2)
Children: Henry Edward Williams, born 2 May 1846, baptism 8 May 1846, Leftwich, Cheshire (Labourer, 1861) (married Ellen Smallwood (1847-1921))
                  Elizabeth Emily (Lizzie) Williams, ~1848/9-1919, Leftwich, Cheshire (married Alfred Fellows (1852-1920))
                  Mary Ellen Williams, baptism 11 July 1852, Leftwich, Cheshire
                  Sarah Williams, ~1855, Leftwich, Cheshire (married Thomas Fowler in December 1881)
                  Martha Ann Williams, 13 December 1857, Leftwich, Cheshire
                  Emma Williams, 25 October 1860, Leftwich, Cheshire
Address: 1851: 56 Hartford Road, Davenham, Leftwich, Cheshire, England
                1861: Hartford Road, Davenham, Leftwich, Cheshire, England
                1871: 53 Curzon Street, Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England ?
                1871: 60 Carron Street, Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England ?
Died: ~ October 1881 (or April 1891 ?), Birmingham, Warwickshire, England

Baptism certificate for Mary Birkinhead
Marriage certificate for Edward Williams and Mary Birkinhead
Birth certificate for Martha Ann Williams (daughter)
1861 Census information for Mary (and Martha Ann) Williams (PDF)


Leftwich is a village in Cheshire, just (about 1-2 km) south of the town of Northwich. Historically located between Davenham and Northwich, but now part of Davenham. The map below shows the location of Davenham.
Davenham map
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