Martha Ann (Annie) Williams (now Bagnall)

Born: 13 December 1857, Leftwich (now Davenham, just south of Northwich), Cheshire, England
Parents: Edward Williams (carpenter, joiner) and Mary Williams (nee Birkenhead)
Edward Williams was born in 1812, Belan, Welshpool, Montgomeryshire, Wales. He died in 1891, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.
Mary Birkenhead (now Williams) was born in 1817, Davenham, Cheshire, England. She died in 1881, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England.
Siblings: Henry Edward Williams, ~1847, Leftwich, Cheshire (Labourer, 1861) or 1846, Tettenhall Wood, Staffordshire, England; died 1930, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
                Elizabeth Emily (Lizzie) Williams (now Fellows), ~1848/9, Leftwich, Cheshire; died 1919, Roland, Manitoba, Canada
                Mary Ellen Williams, ~1852/3, Leftwich, Cheshire
                Sarah Williams (now Fowler), ~1855, Leftwich, Cheshire or 1854, Davenham, Cheshire, England
                Martha Ann Williams, 13 December 1857, Leftwich, Cheshire
                Emma Williams, ~1860/1, Davenham or Leftwich, Cheshire
Married: Ernest Bagnall, 26 April 1882 (aged 24), Church of St Bartholomew, Parish of Birmingham, County of Warwick, England
Children: Lilian (Lil) Mary Bagnall, 20 February 1882, Birmingham
                Ernest Edward (Ted) Bagnall, 20 February 1885, Birmingham
                Leonard (Len) Bagnall, 29 April 1888, Birmingham
                Thomas (Tom) Stanley Bagnall, 28 July 1890, Birmingham or Sparkhill, Worcestershire
                Annie Gertrude Bagnall, 1 August 1892, Birmingham, Warwickshire
                Edgar Bagnall, 17 December 1894, Birmingham
                Reginald (Reg) Bagnall, 10 April 1897, Birmingham
Occupation: Steel Pen Maker, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England
Address: 1861: Hartford Road, Davenham, Leftwich, Cheshire, England
                53 Carron Street, Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England
                1891: 17 Baker Street, (Sparkhill), Yardley, Solihull, Birmingham
                1901: 220 Brunswick Road, Balsall Heath, Kings Norton, Worcestershire
                1911: 221 Brunswick Road, Sparbrook, Birmingham, Worcestershire
Died: 6 March 1920, aged 61, Aston, Warwickshire (Vol.6D, Page 496)

Birth certificate for Martha Ann Williams
1861 Census information for Martha Ann Williams (PDF)
Marriage certificate for Ernest Bagnall and Annie Williams
Marriage certificate for Ernest Bagnall and Annie Williams
1891-1911 Census information for Martha Ann Williams (now Bagnall) (PDF)

St Bartholomew's Church (Parish of Birmingham, County of Warwick) was bombed during the war and is no longer there; instead there is now a quiet green area in the middle of town.


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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