Baker-Bradbury Family Tree

Mary Knowles1860

Mary Knowles
Birth about 1860 46 43
Death of a fatherPeter Knowles
December 13, 1895 (Age 35 years)
Death of a motherAnn Jones
March 12, 1899 (Age 39 years)
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Marriage: September 16, 1847Manchester Cathedral
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elder sister
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elder sister
5 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
4 years

Shared note

Family account is that Mary was Nanny to Prof Dixon's family - Victoria Park Manchester and that she retired to 19, The Circuit Alderley Edge. This seems to be born out by the census records.

1861 and 1871 Living with her parents

1881 A 21 year old Mary Knowles from Cheetham, Manchester is working as a housemaid for a bank manager from Yorkshire, Mr Richard Taylor 58 and his wife, Elizabeth 68 at Tower Loop, 10 Vine Street, Salford.

1891 Mary, aged 30 was a nurse in the home of Professor Harold B Dixon, professor of chemistry and his wife Olive B Dixon from Montreal, Canada. They lived at Birch Hall, Danes Road, Rusholm.

1901, Aged 41 she is still working for Professor Dixon as a domestic maid, now at Beechy in South Manchester.