Family History Notebook


Mary Ann Swindle

Daughter of  Thomas Swindle and Mary Braithwaite, baptised 19th of April 1835, at Crosthwaite, Cumberland

Married Thomas Hodgson 1

Married  George Frederick Axon2 in the Chorley district of Lancashire in 1860


Thomas, born 1862 in Manchester, a joiner living with his mother and grand-mother in Keswick at the time of the 1881 census

Working as a house servant for Isaac Sealby at the time of the 1851 census.

No further information

1    Information from Mary Pattinson. There is a  Mary Hodgson. aged 48, living in Keswick with Thomas Hodgson in the 1881 census but Mary, now Mary Dixon, is living with her mother at the time of that census.

2    The LDS transcription of the 1881 census gives 'Dixon', but information from Norman Swindle shows the name to be Axon from the 1881 and 1891 census and from the registration of the marriage in the 2nd quarter of 1860.